|Holders of Simon Property Group Series I Preferred Stock May Elect To Convert During 2007 First Fiscal Quarter|
|INDIANAPOLIS, Dec 29, 2006 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Simon Property Group, Inc.
(the "Company") (NYSE: SPG) today announced that holders of the Company's
Series I 6% Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock (NYSE: SPGPrI) ("Preferred
Stock") may elect to convert their shares during the quarter beginning on
January 2, 2007 and ending on March 30, 2007 because the closing sale price of
the Company's Common Stock exceeded $79.27, or 125% of the applicable
conversion price, for at least 20 trading days in a period of 30 consecutive
trading days ending on the last trading day of the prior quarter, December 29,
2006. At the current conversion price, each share of Preferred Stock is
convertible into 0.78846 of a share of Simon Property Group Common Stock.
For further information, holders of the Preferred Stock should contact Mellon Investor Services, LLC, the conversion agent (toll free) at 1-800-957- 3110, or their respective banks or brokers. Copies of documents necessary to effect tender of Series I Preferred for conversion may be obtained without charge from the conversion agent.
About Simon Property Group
Simon Property Group, Inc., an S&P 500 company headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, is a real estate investment trust engaged in the ownership, development and management of retail real estate, primarily regional malls, Premium Outlet Centers(R) and community/lifestyle centers. The Company's current total market capitalization is approximately $48 billion. Through its subsidiary partnership, it currently owns or has an interest in 285 properties in the United States containing an aggregate of 201 million square feet of gross leasable area in 38 states plus Puerto Rico. Simon also owns interests in 53 European shopping centers in France, Italy, and Poland; 5 Premium Outlet Centers in Japan; and one Premium Outlet Center in Mexico. Additional Simon Property Group information is available at www.simon.com. Simon Property Group, Inc. is publicly traded on the NYSE under the symbol SPG.
SOURCE Simon Property Group, Inc.
Investors, Shelly Doran, +1-317-685-7330, or Media, Les Morris, +1-317-263-7711, both Simon Property Group, Inc.