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Item 1.01. Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.
Seventh Supplemental Indenture
On February 25, 2021, W. P. Carey Inc. (the “Company”) completed a public offering (the “Offering”) of $425 million aggregate principal amount of the Company’s 2.250% Senior Notes due 2033 (the “Senior Notes”). The terms of the Senior Notes are governed by an indenture, dated as of March 14, 2014, between the Company and U.S. Bank National Association, as trustee (the “Base Indenture”), as supplemented and amended by a supplemental indenture thereto, dated as of February 25, 2021 (the “Seventh Supplemental Indenture”), establishing the terms of the Senior Notes.
The Senior Notes were issued pursuant to: (i) the Company’s automatic shelf registration statement on Form S-3ASR (Registration No. 333-233159), including the related prospectus dated August 9, 2019; and (ii) a final prospectus supplement relating to the Senior Notes, dated as of February 16, 2021.
The foregoing descriptions of the Senior Notes, the Base Indenture and the Seventh Supplemental Indenture do not purport to be complete, are qualified in their entirety by reference to Exhibits 4.1 and 4.2 to this Current Report on Form 8-K, and are incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|4.1||Indenture, dated March 14, 2014, by and between W. P. Carey Inc., as issuer, and U.S. Bank National Association, as trustee (incorporated by reference to Exhibit 4.1 of W. P. Carey Inc.’s Current Report on Form 8-K filed March 14, 2014).|
|4.2||Seventh Supplemental Indenture, dated February 25, 2021, by and between W. P. Carey Inc., as issuer, and U.S. Bank National Association, as trustee.|
|4.3||Form of 2.250% Senior Notes due 2033 (contained in Exhibit 4.2).|
|5.1||Opinion of DLA Piper LLP (US) regarding the validity of the Senior Notes.|
|8.1||Opinion of DLA Piper LLP (US) as to certain tax matters.|
|23.1||Consents of DLA Piper LLP (US) (contained in Exhibits 5.1 and 8.1).|
|104||Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document).|
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 25, 2021||By:||/s/ ToniAnn Sanzone|
|Chief Financial Officer|