American Hotel Income Properties REIT LP To Trade On Toronto Stock Exchange
American Hotel Income Properties REIT LP (the “REIT”) – An application has been granted for the original listing in the Industrial category of 10,405,000 limited partnership units (the “Units”) of which 9,970,000 Units will be issued and outstanding and 435,000 Units will be reserved for issuance.
Listing of the Units will become effective at 5:01 p.m. on Tuesday, February 19, 2013 in anticipation of the public offering (the “Offering”) closing on Wednesday, February 20, 2013.
Symbol: “HOT.UN”CUSIP: 026695 10 6 Trading Currency: CDN$
Market Maker:W.D. Latimer Co. Limited
Registrations and transfers of Units will be effected electronically through the non-certificated inventory system administered by CDS Clearing and Depository Services Inc. (“CDS”). Beneficial owners of Units will not, except in certain limited circumstances, be entitled to receive physical certificates evidencing their ownership of Units. A subscriber who purchases Units will receive only a customer confirmation from the registered dealer from or through whom Units are purchased and who is a CDS participant.
Additional information on the Units may be found in the REIT's prospectus dated February 12, 2013 (the “Prospectus”), which is available at www.SEDAR.com. Capitalized terms not otherwise defined are as defined in the Prospectus.
401 West Georgia St.
Telephone Number:(604) 684-0444
Fax Number:(604) 684-9482
Investor Relations:Robert O'Neill
Chief Financial Officer
and Corporate Secretary:Robert Hibberd
Incorporation:The REIT is a limited partnership formed under the Limited Partnerships Act (Ontario) on October 12, 2012 and governed by the REIT LP Agreement.
Fiscal Year End:December 31
Nature of Business:The REIT was formed to indirectly own and acquire hotel properties in the United States. The initial portfolio of properties will be comprised of 32 hotels in 19 states.
Transfer Agent &
Registrar for the Units:Computershare Investor Services Inc. at its principal offices in Vancouver and Toronto.
Distributions:The REIT intends to adopt a distribution policy pursuant to which it will make regular monthly cash distributions to Unitholders. The initial cash distribution will be for the period from and including the date of closing of the Offering to March 31, 2013, is expected to be paid on April 15, 2013 to Unitholders of record on March 29, 2013 and is estimated to be Cdn$0.096 per Unit. Distributions will be paid to Unitholders of record at the close of business on the last business day of a month on or about the 15th day of the following month. The REIT intends to make subsequent monthly distributions in the estimated amount of $0.075 per Unit commencing May 15, 2013.
Public Offering:Pursuant to the terms of the Prospectus, 9,570,000 Units (including the partial exercise of the overallotment option) are being offered to the public at a price of $10.00 per Unit by Canaccord Genuity Corp., National Bank Financial Inc., TD Securities Inc., BMO Nesbitt Burns Inc., CIBC World Markets Inc., Scotia Capital Inc., Dundee Securities Ltd., GMP Securities L.P., Macquarie Capital Markets Canada Ltd., Burgeonvest Bick Securities Limited and Haywood Securities Inc. as underwriters.