SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): April 22, 2016
Blackstone Mortgage Trust, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or Other
Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
|(Commission File Number)|| |
345 Park Avenue, 42nd Floor
New York, New York 10154
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (212) 655-0220
(Former Name or Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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|Item 7.01||Regulation FD Disclosure.|
On April 22, 2016, Blackstone Mortgage Trust, Inc. (the Company) and a special-purpose wholly-owned subsidiary of the Company (the Seller) entered into Amendment No. 2 to the Master Repurchase Agreement with Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, that was originally entered into as of June 27, 2014, in order to, among other things: (i) increase the facility amount to $1.0 billion; and (ii) extend the availability period to April 22, 2017 and the final maturity date to April 22, 2022 (assuming exercise of the Sellers existing five one-year extension options).
The information in this Current Report is being furnished and shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the Exchange Act), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of such section. The information in this Current Report shall not be incorporated by reference into any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, unless specifically incorporated by reference into any such filing. This Current Report will not be deemed an admission as to the materiality of any information in this Current Report that is disclosed in accordance with Regulation FD.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|BLACKSTONE MORTGAGE TRUST, INC.|
Date: April 25, 2016
|By:||/s/ Anthony F. Marone, Jr.|
|Name:||Anthony F. Marone, Jr.|
|Title:||Chief Financial Officer|