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Feb 28, 2014, 16:28 ET
W. P. Carey acquired the new Headquarters of Siemens for $90 million, completing its first acquisition in Norway. Located in the new Oslo Business Park, the 166,000 square foot building is currently the most energy efficient office building in Norway with a LEED Gold (Energy A) rating.  (PRNewsFoto/W. P. Carey Inc.)

W. P. Carey gibt Ankauf der Siemens-Zentrale in Oslo, Norwegen für 544 Millionen NOK (66 Millionen Euro) bekannt

-- Erster Ankauf in Norwegen erweitert globale Präsenz auf 21 Länder W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), ein börsennotierter Real...

Feb 28, 2014, 07:30 ET
W. P. Carey acquired the new Headquarters of Siemens for $90 million, completing its first acquisition in Norway.  Located in the new Oslo Business Park , the 166,000 square foot building is currently the most energy efficient office building in Norway with a LEED Gold (Energy A) rating.  (PRNewsFoto/W. P. Carey Inc.)

W. P. Carey Announces $90 Million Acquisition of Siemens Headquarters in Oslo, Norway

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), a global real estate investment trust ("REIT") specializing in corporate sale-leaseback and build-to-suit...

Feb 24, 2014, 07:30 ET
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W. P. Carey Updates Timing of Release of Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2013 Financial Results to Monday, March 3, 2014

W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), a global net-lease real estate investment trust ("REIT"), announced today that it has moved the date of the release...

Feb 18, 2014, 11:00 ET

Sloan Research Fellowships Awarded to 126 Young Scholars

 The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation is pleased to announce the selection of 126 outstanding U.S. and Canadian researchers as recipients of the 2014...

Feb 14, 2014, 07:00 ET

U.S. Senate Passes National Solidarity Day For Compassionate Patient Care Resolution Co-Sponsored By Senators Booker, Kirk, And Menendez

As the country's discussion about the Affordable Care Act continues, one issue that is not under debate is the desire for health care that is...

Feb 11, 2014, 07:30 ET
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W. P. Carey $24.6 Million Acquisition Adds Two Florida Properties to Self-Storage Holdings

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE:WPC), a global net-lease real estate investment trust ("REIT"), announced today that CPA®:18 – Global,...

Feb 05, 2014, 07:30 ET
W. P. Carey's non-traded REIT affiliate, CPA:18 - Global acquired a 1,552,475 square foot distribution facility leased to a Solo Cup affiliate for $85 million. The facility is located on a 90.24 acre site outside Chicago, in University Park, Illinois.  (PRNewsFoto/W. P. Carey Inc.)

W. P. Carey Announces $92 Million of Investments on Behalf of CPA®:18 - Global

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), a real estate investment trust ("REIT") specializing in corporate sale-leaseback financing, build-to-suit...

Feb 03, 2014, 05:59 ET
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W. P. Carey Completes Merger with Corporate Property Associates 16 - Global and Announces New Credit Facility

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC) reported today that its merger with its publicly held, non-traded REIT affiliate, Corporate Property Associates...

Jan 29, 2014, 07:30 ET
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W. P. Carey Announces Tax Treatment of 2013 Dividends

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC) announced the income tax treatment of its 2013 dividends. Stockholders are encouraged to consult with their...

Jan 27, 2014, 05:55 ET
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W. P. Carey Announces Stockholder Approval of Merger with Corporate Property Associates 16 - Global and 2014 Guidance

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE:WPC) reported today that its proposed merger with its publicly held, non-traded REIT affiliate, Corporate Property...

Jan 23, 2014, 07:30 ET
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W. P. Carey Receives Baa2 Rating with Stable Outlook from Moody's Investors Service

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE:WPC) announced today it has received an investment grade issuer rating of Baa2 with a stable outlook from Moody's...

Jan 22, 2014, 07:30 ET
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W. P. Carey to Release Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2013 Financial Results on Tuesday, February 25

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), a real estate investment trust ("REIT"), announced today that it will release its financial results for the...

Jan 16, 2014, 14:50 ET
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W. P. Carey Announces $1.8 Billion Global Investment Volume in 2013

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), a real estate investment trust ("REIT") specializing in corporate sale-leaseback financing, build-to-suit...

Jan 14, 2014, 17:05 ET
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W. P. Carey Awarded BBB Rating from Standard & Poor's

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC) announced today it has received an investment grade corporate rating of BBB with a stable outlook from Standard...

Jan 10, 2014, 07:30 ET
W. P. Carey announced today two acquisitions completed on behalf of its managed REITs at year-end 2013: a 22-story office tower in downtown Houston, leased primarily to KBR, Inc. (pictured here) and three properties leased to Crowne Group Incorporated, a privately held diversified manufacturer of automotive and industrial equipment parts.  (PRNewsFoto/W. P. Carey Inc.)

W. P. Carey Announces Acquisition of 22-Story Houston Office Tower Majority Leased to KBR and Sale-Leaseback with Crowne Group

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE:WPC), a real estate investment trust ("REIT") specializing in corporate sale-leaseback financing, build-to-suit...

Jan 10, 2014, 07:00 ET
Frank Anderson, President of M+P Labs

Lucideon - The New Name for M+P Labs

M+P Labs, a leading materials testing and analysis company, is set for a new identity when it changes its name to Lucideon from February 1,...

Jan 06, 2014, 07:30 ET
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W. P. Carey's $23 Million Acquisition of Avnet Facility Adds Core Real Estate Asset to Managed Portfolio

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE:WPC), a real estate investment trust ("REIT") specializing in corporate sale-leaseback financing, build-to-suit...

Dec 19, 2013, 18:56 ET
W. P. Carey's non-traded REIT affiliates acquire five modern retail stores for $92 million (EUR67 million) from Agrokor in Croatia in the fifth sale and leaseback transaction to the privately owned retailer. The three hypermarkets and two supermarkets are leased back to Konzum, the largest food retailer in Croatia and Agrokor's principal subsidiary.  (PRNewsFoto/W. P. Carey Inc.)

W. P. Carey stellt 67 Millionen EUR Sale-Leaseback-Finanzierung an Agrokor mittels Portfolio-Akquisition im Einzelhandel bereit

  -- Verfahren unterstützt Agrokors Expansion und Wachstumsstrategie  W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), ein börsennotierter...

Dec 19, 2013, 07:30 ET
W. P. Carey's non-traded REIT affiliates acquire five modern retail stores for $92 million (EUR67 million) from Agrokor in Croatia in the fifth sale and leaseback transaction to the privately owned retailer. The three hypermarkets and two supermarkets are leased back to Konzum, the largest food retailer in Croatia and Agrokor's principal subsidiary.  (PRNewsFoto/W. P. Carey Inc.)

W. P. Carey Provides $92 Million in Sale-leaseback Financing to Agrokor through Retail Portfolio Acquisition

W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), a real estate investment trust ("REIT") specializing in corporate sale-leaseback financing, build-to-suit...

Dec 19, 2013, 05:22 ET

W. P. Carey offre à Agrokor un financement par cession-bail de 67 millions d'euros avec l'acquisition d'un portefeuille de vente au détail

-- Le produit de cette acquisition soutiendra l'expansion et la stratégie de croissance d'Agrokor  W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE :...