American Realty Capital Trust IV Engages Financial Advisors to Evaluate Strategic Alternatives

May 21, 2013, 16:49 ET from American Realty Capital Trust IV, Inc.

NEW YORK, May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- American Realty Capital Trust IV, Inc. ("ARCT IV" or the "Company") announced today that it has engaged Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated and RCS Capital, a division of Realty Capital Securities, LLC, as financial advisors to help the Company actively evaluate strategic alternatives following the recent close of its $1.75 billion offering.


"We are pleased to initiate this next step for ARCT IV, the latest of our net lease strategies to close and seek a potential liquidity strategy," said Nicholas S. Schorsch, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Company.

Important Notice

ARCT IV is a publicly registered, non-traded real estate investment trust ("REIT") that qualified as a REIT for tax purposes for the year ended December 31, 2012. Additional information about ARCT IV can be found on its website at

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SOURCE American Realty Capital Trust IV, Inc.