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Charter Hall Long WALE REIT – Interest Expense Hedged


Charter Hall WALE Limited (“CHWL”) as responsible entity of each of LWR Finance Trust, Charter Hall Direct Industrial Fund, Canning Vale Logistics Trust No. 1, 218 Bannister Road Trust, CPOF Kogarah Holding Trust, Franklin Street Property Trust, and CHPT Dandenong Trust (together, Charter Hall Long WALE REIT) (ASX:CLW) today announced that it has entered into a $140 million five-year interest rate swap at a rate of 2.14%.

The resulting forecast average interest rate under the REIT’s Debt Facility (defined in the Product Disclosure Statement dated 27 September 2016) is expected to be 3.7% on drawn amounts for the period from 10 November 2016 until the end of the 1H FY18, which is consistent with the forecast provided in the Supplementary Product Disclosure Statement dated 27 October 2016. The proportion of hedged balance sheet debt for the REIT is 58%, with the proportion of hedged look through debt being 66%.

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For further information:

Avi Anger 
Fund Manager 
Charter Hall Long WALE REIT
T: +61 8651 9111


Ben Ellis 
Deputy Fund Manager
Charter Hall Long WALE REIT
T: +61 8651 9350


Kerri Leech 
Head of Long WALE REIT
and Industrial Finance
T: +61 8651 9347

For media enquiries: 

Angus Booth 
Group Manager – External Affairs 
Charter Hall
T: +61 8651 9223

For investor enquiries:

Richard Stacker
Global Head of Investor Relations
Charter Hall
T +61 2 8651 9260




Deputy Fund Manager  Charter Hall Long WALE REIT