Brixmor Property Group Prices Secondary Offering
NEW YORK, Aug. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Brixmor Property Group Inc. (BRX) (“Brixmor” or the “Company”) announced today the pricing of a secondary offering of 42,400,000 shares of its common stock by certain selling stockholders (the “Selling Stockholders”) affiliated with Blackstone Real Estate Partners, which is expected to result in gross proceeds to the Selling Stockholders of approximately $1.17 billion. The offering is expected to close on August 16, 2016, subject to customary closing conditions. Upon consummation of this offering and Blackstone’s related distribution of its remaining 455,585 shares in the Company to its partners, Blackstone will no longer beneficially own shares in the Company.
Brixmor did not offer any shares of common stock in the offering and will not receive any proceeds from the sale of shares in this offering. In addition, none of Brixmor’s officers or directors sold any shares of common stock in the offering.
J.P. Morgan and Deutsche Bank Securities are serving as underwriters and joint book-running managers for the offering.
The offering of these securities is being made pursuant to an effective shelf registration statement. This offering will be made only by means of a prospectus. A copy of the final prospectus, when available, may be obtained from: J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Attention: Broadridge Financial Solutions, 1155 Long Island Avenue, Edgewood, NY 11717, telephone: 1-866-803-9204, and Deutsche Bank Securities Inc., Attention: Prospectus Group, 60 Wall Street, New York, NY 10005-2836, by telephone at (800) 503-4611. The final prospectus, when available, may also be accessed through the website of the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) atwww.sec.gov.
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation, or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.
About Brixmor Property Group
Brixmor, a real estate investment trust (REIT), is a leading owner and operator of high-quality, open-air shopping centers. The Company’s more than 500 retail centers comprise 86 million square feet in market-dominant locations across the nation and are supported by a diverse mix of highly productive non-discretionary and value-oriented retailers, as well as service and entertainment users. Brixmor is committed to maximizing the value of its portfolio by prioritizing investments, cultivating relationships and capitalizing on embedded growth opportunities through driving rents, increasing occupancy and pursuing repositioning and redevelopment projects. Headquartered in New York City, Brixmor is a partner to more than 5,500 best-in-class national, regional and local tenants and is the largest landlord to The TJX Companies and The Kroger Company.
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