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Apr 03, 2014, 07:30 ET
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W. P. Carey Inc. Closes $43 Million Acquisition of QBE Regional Headquarters Building

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), a global net-lease REIT specializing in corporate sale-leaseback financing, build-to-suit construction financing...

Apr 01, 2014, 07:30 ET
W. P. Carey's managed REITS acquired Bank Pekao's headquarters in Warsaw, Poland, for $158 million. Located in the "Airport Corridor" along the main route from the airport to the city center, the facility, built in 2009 by Hochtief, is a modern Class-A building that serves as Bank Pekao's headquarters and houses more than 2,000 employees.  (PRNewsFoto/W. P. Carey Inc.)

W. P. Carey Announces $158 Million Bank Pekao Transaction in Poland

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), a global net-lease real estate investment trust specializing in corporate sale-leaseback financing,...

Apr 01, 2014, 04:17 ET
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W. P. Carey annonce l'acquisition du siège de la Bank Pekao en Pologne pour un montant de 115 millions EUR

-- L'acquisition du siège de la banque d'un investisseur institutionnel cadre avec la tendance européenne des transactions de bail à...

Apr 01, 2014, 02:58 ET
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W. P. Carey meldet Transaktion über 115 Mio. EUR mit Bank Pekao in Polen

-- Übernahme des Hauptsitzes der Bank von einem institutionellen Anleger entspricht dem Trend bei europäischen...

Mar 26, 2014, 07:30 ET
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W. P. Carey Inc. Announces Election of Jean Hoysradt to Board of Directors

W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE:WPC), a global net-lease real estate investment trust, announced today that Jean Hoysradt has been elected a director of the...

Mar 20, 2014, 16:47 ET
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W. P. Carey Announces 52nd Consecutive Quarterly Dividend Increase

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC) reported today that its Board of Directors had increased its quarterly cash dividend to $0.895 per share, which...

Mar 20, 2014, 08:40 ET

Board-certified Neurophysiology Specialist Shane P. Rabalais Liquidating Asset Portfolio as Part of Estate Planning and Charitable Foundation Seeding

 After 20-plus years establishing a reputation as a highly proficient technical director in neurophysiological testing, Shane P. Rabalais has...

Mar 11, 2014, 18:02 ET
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W. P. Carey Inc. Announces Pricing of $500 Million Offering of Senior Unsecured Notes

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC) announced today that it has priced an underwritten public offering of $500 million aggregate principal amount of...

Mar 11, 2014, 09:10 ET
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W. P. Carey Inc. Announces Offering of Senior Unsecured Notes

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC) announced today that it intends to offer, subject to market and other conditions, senior unsecured notes (the...

Mar 10, 2014, 22:00 ET

S P Jain Ranked #1 in the UAE: Nielsen Salary Audit Topline Report 2014

S P Jain School of Global Management (S P Jain) continues its ride up in international university standings - most recently, the School was ranked...

Mar 03, 2014, 08:30 ET
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W. P. Carey Announces Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2013 Financial Results

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC) ("W. P. Carey" or the "Company"), a global net-lease real estate investment trust ("REIT"), today reported...

Feb 28, 2014, 20:16 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 annonce l'acquisition du siège social de Siemens à Oslo, en Norvège pour un montant de 544 millions de NOK (66 millions d'euros)

-- Cette première acquisition en Norvège renforce la présence de W.P. Carey sur la scène internationale (21 pays) W....

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...