IStar Financial 8-K 2006
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): January 9, 2006
iStar Financial Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (212) 930-9400
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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ITEM 1.01 Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.
On January 9, 2006, iStar DB Seller, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of iStar Financial Inc. (the Registrant), as Borrower, entered into an amended and restated master repurchase facility (the Amended and Restated Facility) with Deutsche Bank AG, Cayman Islands Branch. The original master repurchase facility, dated as of January 11, 2001, was included as an exhibit to the Registrants Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended March 31, 2001 filed on May 15, 2001. The Amended and Restated Facility will, among other things, modify the principal amount of the facility from $700 million to $500 million, and will extend the maturity date by two years, bringing the final maturity date now to January 28, 2009.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the Registrant has duly caused this Report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.