UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): February 12, 2021
W. P. Carey Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
|(State of incorporation)||(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer Identification No.)|
|One Manhattan West, 395 9th Avenue, 58th Floor|
|New York,||New York||10001|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (212) 492-1100
Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common Stock, $0.001 Par Value||WPC||New York Stock Exchange|
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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On February 12, 2021, W. P. Carey Inc. (the “Company”) issued an earnings release announcing its financial results for the quarter ended December 31, 2020. A copy of the earnings release is attached as Exhibit 99.1.
The information furnished pursuant to this Item 2.02, including Exhibit 99.1, shall not be deemed to be “filed” for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liability of that Section, and shall not be incorporated by reference into any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”), or the Exchange Act.
Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
On February 12, 2021, the Company made available certain unaudited supplemental financial information at December 31, 2020. Copies of this supplemental information are attached as Exhibits 99.2 and 99.3.
The information furnished pursuant to this Item 7.01, including Exhibits 99.2 and 99.3, shall not be deemed to be “filed” for the purposes of Section 18 of the Exchange Act, or otherwise subject to the liability of that Section, and shall not be incorporated by reference into any filing under the Securities Act or the Exchange Act.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this Report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
|W. P. Carey Inc.|
|Date:||February 12, 2021||By:||/s/ ToniAnn Sanzone|
|Chief Financial Officer|