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The merger of CPA®:17 – Global and W. P. Carey Inc. closed on October 31, 2018. In the merger, CPA®:17 – Global investors received consideration of 0.160 shares of W. P. Carey common stock for each share of CPA®:17 – Global owned. Shares of W. P. Carey were issued to investors on November 1, 2018. To access additional materials related to the merger, click here.

Former CPA®:17 – Global Investors

W. P. Carey Inc. Overview and Resources

We are pleased to welcome our newest W. P. Carey investors following the merger of CPA®:17 – Global and W. P. Carey. W. P. Carey has been publicly traded since 1998 and a REIT since 2012, delivering attractive returns for more than four decades and increasing our dividend every year since going public. We invite you to learn more about W. P. Carey below.

Stock Price


Quarterly Dividend


Dividend Yield


Total Return Since Going Public2


  1. The annualized yield equivalent on an original investment of $10.00 per share of CPA®:17 – Global is 6.56%.

  2. Total returns from January 21, 1998 through market close June 30, 2019. Reflects the reinvestment of all dividends. Past performance is not a guarantee of future results.


About W. P. Carey

W. P. Carey (NYSE:WPC) is one of today's largest net lease REITs with a history of delivering steady income and growth to investors. Our diversified portfolio of high-quality, operationally-critical commercial real estate is leased on a long-term basis to creditworthy tenants primarily in the U.S. and Northern and Western Europe.


W. P. Carey Portfolio

W. P. Carey ranks among the largest net lease REITs, with an internally-managed portfolio of operationally-critical commercial real estate. We acquire and proactively manage single-tenant industrial, warehouse, office and retail properties subject to long-term leases with built-in rent escalators. Our portfolio comprises properties located primarily in the U.S. and Northern and Western Europe and is well-diversified by property type, geographic location and tenant industry.

Portfolio information reflects pro rata ownership of real estate assets as of June 30, 2019.

Annualized Base Rent

$1.1 B

Weighted Avg. Lease Term

10.4 Years



Net Lease Properties




Total Square Feet

137 MM

Our portfolio diversification offers a wider opportunity set for new acquisitions across geography, tenant industry and property type, thereby insulating us from local market disruptions while enabling us to invest in sectors with the most attractive long-term, risk-adjusted returns.

Based on contractual minimum ABR from net lease assets as of June 30, 2019. Europe Other includes assets in Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania and Slovakia. Non-U.S./Non-Europe includes assets in Canada, Mexico and Japan.


W. P. Carey Dividend Growth

Rising dividend income has been the hallmark of W. P. Carey. We have increased our dividend every year since going public twenty years ago.

Full year dividend per share represents total quarterly dividends declared per share during the year. For the current year, dividend per share represents the sum of each quarterly dividend declared per share during the year-to-date period and the most recent quarterly dividend declared per share for the remaining quarters of the year. Chart is not reflective of special dividends paid in 2007, 2009 and 2013. For more information, visit the WPC Dividend Information page.


W. P. Carey Materials


CPA®:17 – Global Resources


Contact Information

Investor Relations Department

50 Rockefeller Plaza
New York, NY 10020

1 (800) WP CAREY (972-2739)

W. P. Carey's Transfer Agent

W. P. Carey Inc.
Shareowner Services
PO Box 505000
Louisville, KY 40233-5000

1 (888) 200-8690

CPA®:17 – Global's Transfer Agent

DST Systems, Inc.
PO Box 219145
Kansas City, MO 64121-9145

1 (888) 241-3737