Update from Blackstone and Ivanhoé Cambridge

PARIS, France, March 11, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Pursuant to a credit facility 
agreement originally entered into on May7 2006, a group of institutions (the 
"Lenders") granted loans to the Spanish companies Alteco Gestion y Promocion 
de Marcas, S.L and Mag-Import, S.L (the "Borrowers"), secured against the 
Gecina shares which the Borrowers own. 
Blackstone and Ivanhoé Cambridge, acting in concert, announce that they hold, 
indirectly through jointly-held affiliates, a 64.7% interest in those loans 
made to the Borrowers. 
About Blackstone
Blackstone is one of the world's leading investment and advisory firms. We 
seek to create positive economic impact and long-term value for our investors, 
the companies we invest in, the companies we advise and the broader global 
economy. We do this through the commitment of our extraordinary people and 
flexible capital. Our alternative asset management businesses include the 
management of private equity funds, real estate funds, hedge fund solutions, 
credit-focused funds and closed-end funds. Blackstone also provides various 
financial advisory services, including financial and strategic advisory, 
restructuring and reorganization advisory and fund placement services. Further 
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About Ivanhoé Cambridge
Ivanhoé Cambridge is a world-class real estate company that leverages its 
high-level expertise in all aspects of real estate including investment, 
development, asset management and building operations. Through its multiple 
subsidiaries, it holds assets in more than 20 countries valued at over Cdn$30 
billion as at December 31, 2011. Ivanhoé Cambridge is a real estate 
subsidiary of the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (lacaisse.com), 
one of Canada's leading institutional fund managers. For more information, 
visit ivanhoecambridge.com. 
Ivanhoé Cambridge Sébastien Théberge 
sebastien.theberge@ivanhoecambridge.com Media line: +1866 456-3342   
Blackstone Andrew Dowler andrew.dowler@finsbury.com +44 (0)20 7251 3801   
SOURCE: Ivanhoé Cambridge 
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