SOURCE: W. P. Carey & Co. LLC

June 11, 2008 09:15 ET

W. P. Carey to Host Annual Shareholder Meeting Webcast and Conference Call on Thursday, June 12

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - June 11, 2008) - Investment firm W. P. Carey & Co. LLC (NYSE: WPC) announced that it will host its 2008 Annual Shareholder Meeting webcast and conference call tomorrow, Thursday, June 12, 2008 at 2:00 PM (ET).

Webcast and conference call details:

Date: Thursday, June 12, 2008

Start Time: 2:00 PM (ET)

Webcast: Click on webcast link at www.wpcarey.com/annualmtg

Call-in Number: 1-877-407-0782

(International) 1-201-689-8567

Replay Number: 1-877-660-6853

(International) 1-201-612-7415

Replay Available until June 19, 2008 at midnight ET.

Replay Access Codes: Account # 286 and Conference ID # 288140. Please note that both access codes are required for playback.

W. P. Carey & Co. LLC

W. P. Carey & Co. LLC provides long-term sale-leaseback and build-to-suit financing for companies worldwide and manages a global investment portfolio worth more than $10 billion. Publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange (WPC), W. P. Carey and its CPA® series of income-generating, non-traded REITs help companies and private equity firms release capital tied up in real estate assets. Now in our 35th year, the W. P. Carey Group's real estate holdings are highly diversified, comprised of more than 850 commercial and industrial assets spanning 28 industries and 14 countries. www.wpcarey.com

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This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Federal securities laws. A number of factors could cause the Company's actual results, performance or achievement to differ materially from those anticipated. Among those risks, trends and uncertainties are the general economic climate; the supply of and demand for office and industrial properties; interest rate levels; the availability of financing; and other risks associated with the acquisition and ownership of properties, including risks that the tenants will not pay rent, or that costs may be greater than anticipated. For further information on factors that could impact the Company, reference is made to the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Contact Information

  • W. P. Carey & Co. LLC
    50 Rockefeller Plaza
    New York, NY 10020
    www.wpcarey.com

    COMPANY CONTACT:
    Kristina McMenamin
    W. P. Carey & Co. LLC
    212-492-8995
    Email Contact

    PRESS CONTACT:
    Guy Lawrence
    Ross & Lawrence
    212-308-3333
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