The Carlyle Group to Purchase Metropolitan Real Estate Equity Management
25, 2013) – NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES Maplewood International Real Estate Investment Trust (the “REIT”) (TSX VENTURE:MWI.UN), announced today that it has amended its distribution policy whereby the REIT now initially intends to make monthly cash distributions of $0.02267 per unit to unitholders, representing an annualized distribution yield of approximately 8.5% based on the price of $3.20 per unit issued pursuant to the REIT’s brokered private placement completed on September 10, 2013. The first distribution will be for the period from completion of the REIT’s qualifying transaction on September 16, 2013 to October 31, 2013, and will be paid on November 15, 2013, and is expected to be in the amount of $0.034005 per unit. The REIT intends to make subsequent monthly distributions, in the amount of $0.02267 per unit, commencing in December, 2013, subject to the discretion of the Board of Trustees.
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Real Estate Investing, It Isn’t Just for the Boys Anymore
Its 180+ real estate fund investments include new partnerships, secondary interests and co-investments — in the U.S., Europe, Asia and Latin America. Metropolitan’s strategy is principally focused on value add/opportunistic real estate investments, and specifically on more than 1,000 highly focused, specialist real estate managers across the globe. The firm has 40 employees with five offices in the U.S., Europe and Asia. Metropolitan will become part of Carlyle’s Solutions platform, which also includes AlpInvest, the $48 billion private equity fund of funds operation.
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