American Realty Capital Trust IV Engages Financial Advisors to Evaluate Strategic Alternatives

   American Realty Capital Trust IV Engages Financial Advisors to Evaluate
                            Strategic Alternatives

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, May 21, 2013

NEW YORK, May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --American Realty Capital Trust IV, Inc.
("ARCT IV" or the "Company") announced today that it has engaged Merrill
Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated and RCS Capital, a division of
Realty Capital Securities, LLC, as financial advisors to help the Company
actively evaluate strategic alternatives following the recent close of its
$1.75 billion offering.

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"We are pleased to initiate this next step for ARCT IV, the latest of our net
lease strategies to close and seek a potential liquidity strategy," said
Nicholas S. Schorsch, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Company.

Important Notice

ARCT IV is a publicly registered, non-traded real estate investment trust
("REIT") that qualified as a REIT for tax purposes for the year ended December
31, 2012. Additional information about ARCT IV can be found on its website at
www.arct-4.com.

The statements in this press release that are not historical facts may be
forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements involve risks and
uncertainties that could cause the outcome to be materially different. In
addition, words such as "anticipate," "believe," "expect" and "intend"
indicate a forward-looking statement, although not all forward-looking
statements include these words.

SOURCE American Realty Capital Trust IV, Inc.

Website: http://www.arct-4.com
Contact: Anthony J. DeFazio, Diccicco Battista Communications,
tdefazio@ddcworks.com, 484-342-3600; or Brian S. Block, EVP & CFO, American
Realty Capital Trust IV, Inc., bblock@arlcap.com, 212-415-6500
 
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