NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–On April 24, 2020, TPG RE Finance Trust, Inc. (NYSE: TRTX) (“TRTX” or the “Company”) sold CRE debt securities, subject to customary settlement, with an aggregate face amount of $19.7 million (the “Transaction”). Upon completion of the Transaction, the Company will own no CRE debt securities and will not have any associated liabilities.
The Transaction will cause the Company to recognize a loss on sale of approximately $2.7 million, which is estimated to result in a reduction in book value of approximately $0.03 per share. The aggregate reduction in book value on account of sales of CRE debt securities since March 1, inclusive of the reduction in book value reported on April 6, 2020, is $2.65 per share.
TPG RE Finance Trust, Inc. is a commercial real estate finance company that focuses primarily on originating, acquiring, and managing first mortgage loans and other commercial real estate‐related debt instruments secured by institutional properties located in primary and select secondary markets in the United States. The Company is externally managed by TPG RE Finance Trust Management, L.P., a part of TPG Real Estate, which is the real estate investment platform of TPG. TPG is a global alternative asset firm with a 25-year history and more than $119 billion of assets under management. For more information regarding TRTX, visit www.tpgrefinance.com.
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