SmartCentres Real Estate Investment Trust
TSX : SRU.UN

SmartCentres Real Estate Investment Trust

November 06, 2017 17:00 ET

Redemption of 5.45% Convertible Unsecured Debentures

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 6, 2017) -

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SmartCentres Real Estate Investment Trust ("SmartCentres") (TSX:SRU.UN) announced today that it has redeemed $40,000,000 aggregate principal amount of its 5.45% convertible unsecured debentures due June 30, 2018 (the "Debentures"), representing a redemption in full of all of the outstanding Debentures. The Debentures were assumed by SmartCentres from OneREIT on October 4, 2017 in connection with the closing of SmartCentres' acquisition of a portfolio of 12 properties from OneREIT. The Debentures were redeemed at a total redemption price of $1,000 plus accrued and unpaid interest of $19.26, both per $1,000 principal amount.

About SmartCentres

SmartCentres is one of Canada's largest real estate investment trusts with total assets of approximately $9.3 billion. It owns and manages 34 million square feet in value-oriented, principally Walmart-anchored retail centres, having the strongest national and regional retailers as well as strong neighbourhood merchants. In addition, SmartCentres is a joint-venture partner in the Premium Outlets locations in Toronto and Montreal with Simon Property Group. SmartCentres is now expanding the breadth of its portfolio to include residential (single-family, condominium and rental), retirement homes, office, and self-storage, either on its large urban properties such as the Vaughan Metropolitan Centre or as an adjunct to its existing shopping centres.

SmartCentres' core vision is to provide a value-oriented shopping experience in all forms to Canadian consumers and to create high quality mixed-use developments in urban settings. SmartCentres is a fully integrated real estate provider with expertise in planning, development, leasing, operations and construction - all under one roof. For more information on SmartCentres, visit www.smartcentres.com.

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