UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 


 

SCHEDULE 14A

 

(RULE 14a-101)

 

Proxy Statement Pursuant to Section 14(a) of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (Amendment No.     )

 


 

Filed by the Registrant  x

 

Filed by a Party other than the Registrant  o

 

Check the appropriate box:

o

Preliminary Proxy Statement

o

Confidential, for Use of the Commission Only (as permitted by Rule 14a-6(e)(2))

o

Definitive Proxy Statement

x

Definitive Additional Materials

o

Soliciting Material under §240.14a-12

 

INDUSTRIAL PROPERTY TRUST INC.

(Name of Registrant as Specified In Its Charter)

 

N/A

(Name of Person(s) Filing Proxy Statement, if other than the Registrant)

 

Payment of Filing Fee (Check the appropriate box):

x

No fee required.

o

Fee computed on table below per Exchange Act Rules 14a-6(i)(1) and 0-11.

 

(1)

Title of each class of securities to which transaction applies:

 

 

 

 

(2)

Aggregate number of securities to which transaction applies:

 

 

 

 

(3)

Per unit price or other underlying value of transaction computed pursuant to Exchange Act Rule 0-11 (set forth the amount on which the filing fee is calculated and state how it was determined):

 

 

 

 

(4)

Proposed maximum aggregate value of transaction:

 

 

 

 

(5)

Total fee paid:

 

 

 

o

Fee paid previously with preliminary materials.

o

Check box if any part of the fee is offset as provided by Exchange Act Rule 0-11(a)(2) and identify the filing for which the offsetting fee was paid previously. Identify the previous filing by registration statement number, or the Form or Schedule and the date of its filing.

 

(1)

Amount Previously Paid:

 

 

 

 

(2)

Form, Schedule or Registration Statement No.:

 

 

 

 

(3)

Filing Party:

 

 

 

 

(4)

Date Filed:

 

 

 

 


 

On November 5, 2019, in connection with the definitive proxy statement to solicit proxies to approve, among other things, the previously announced sale of substantially all of the assets of Industrial Property Trust Inc. (the “Company”) to affiliates of Prologis, L.P., Black Creek Group, an affiliate of the Company’s external advisor, distributed, on behalf of the Company, an email to financial advisors with clients invested in the Company containing a link to a webinar relating to the proposed asset sale. A copy of that email is included below.

 


 

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Industrial Property Trust Asset Sale Update

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Sorry we missed you at the Industrial Property Trust (IPT) Asset Sale webinar where we covered the proxy process and what this means for your clients. Included in this email are the presentation slides (link) that were covered during the webinar and the replay( link).

 

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us at 866.324.REIT(7348)

 

Additional Information and Where to Find it

 

In connection with the proposed Asset Sale, on October 21, 2019, IPT filed with the SEC and commenced mailing of a proxy statement and other relevant materials, and IPT intends hold a meeting of its stockholders on December 11, 2019 to obtain the requisite stockholder approval. BEFORE MAKING ANY VOTING OR INVESTMENT DECISIONS, STOCKHOLDERS OF IPT ARE URGED TO READ THE PROXY STATEMENT IN ITS ENTIRETY AND ANY OTHER DOCUMENTS FILED WITH THE SEC BECAUSE THEY CONTAIN IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT THE PROPOSED ASSET SALE. The proxy statement and other relevant materials containing information about the proposed transactions, and any other documents filed by IPT with the SEC, may be obtained free of charge at the SEC’s web site at www.sec.gov and IPT’s website at www.industrialpropertytrust.com. In addition, stockholders may obtain free copies of the proxy statement and other documents filed by IPT with the SEC by directing a written request to the following address: Industrial Property Trust Inc., Attention: Investor Relations, 518 Seventeenth Street, 17th Floor, Denver, CO 80202.

 

IPT, Black Creek Group, Industrial Property Advisors LLC, IPT’s external advisor, and their respective executive officers and directors may be deemed to be participants in the solicitation of proxies from the stockholders of IPT in connection with the Asset Sale. Information about these persons and their ownership of IPT’s common stock is set forth in IPT’s proxy statement, which was filed with the SEC on October 21, 2019

 


 

Forward Looking Statements

 

This communication contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform of 1995. These forward-looking statements generally can be identified by use of statements that include words such as “intend,” “plan,” “may,” “should,” “could,” “will,” “project,” “estimate,” “anticipate,” “believe,” “expect,” “continue,” “potential,” “opportunity” and similar expressions. Such statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties, and other factors which may cause the actual results, performance, or achievements of IPT to be materially different from future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Such factors may include, but are not limited to, the following: (i) the occurrence of any event, change or other circumstances that could give rise to the termination of the merger agreement; (ii) the failure of IPT to obtain the requisite vote of stockholders required to consummate the proposed Asset Sale or the failure to satisfy the other closing conditions to the Asset Sale or any of the other transactions contemplated by the merger agreement; (iii) risks related to disruption of management’s attention from IPT’s ongoing business operations due to the transaction; (iv) the effect of the announcement of the transaction on the ability of IPT to retain key personnel, maintain relationships with its customers and suppliers, and maintain its operating results and business generally; (v) the ability of third parties to fulfill their obligations relating to the proposed transaction, including providing financing under current financial market conditions; (vi) the outcome of any legal proceedings that may be instituted against IPT and others related to the merger agreement; (vii) the risk that the Asset Sale, or the other transactions contemplated by the merger agreement may not be completed in the time frame expected by the parties or at all; (viii) the ability of IPT to implement its operating strategy; (ix) IPT’s ability to manage planned growth; (x) changes in economic cycles; and (xi) competition within the real estate industry.

 

In addition, these forward-looking statements reflect IPT’s views as of the date on which such statements were made. IPT anticipates that subsequent events and developments may cause its views to change. These forward-looking statements should not be relied upon as representing IPT’s views as of any date subsequent to the date hereof. In light of the significant uncertainties inherent in the forward-looking statements included herein, the inclusion of such information should not be regarded as a representation by IPT or any other person that the results or conditions described in such statements or the objectives and plans of IPT will be achieved. Additional factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from these forward-looking statements are listed from time to time in IPT’s SEC reports, including, but not limited to, the “Risk Factors” section of IPT’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2018, which was filed with the SEC on March 6, 2019 as amended by IPT’s Form 10-K/A filed with the SEC on April 10, 2019, the “Risk Factors” section of subsequent Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q and Current Reports on Form 8-K, which factors are incorporated herein by reference. IPT expressly disclaims a duty to provide updates to forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or other occurrence.

 


 

For financial professional use only — not for public distribution. Past performance is not a guarantee of future results.

 

Not a deposit | Not FDIC insured | Not guaranteed by the bank | May lose value | Not insured by any federal government agency

 

To learn more about Black Creek Group, visit www.blackcreekgroup.com.

 

Black Creek Capital Markets, LLC, Distributor / Member FINRA

 

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