HOUSTON, June 13, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Crown Castle International Corp. ("Crown Castle") (NYSE:CCI) today announced that its newly formed, wholly owned subsidiary, Crown Castle REIT Inc. ("CCR"), filed a proxy statement/prospectus on Form S-4 with the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") in connection with Crown Castle's recent commencement of operations as a real estate investment trust ("REIT"). Crown Castle proposes to merge with and into CCR in connection with adopting certain charter provisions that implement REIT-related ownership limitations and transfer restrictions related to its capital stock, subject to approval by the holders of Crown Castle's common stock. Crown Castle expects to hold a special meeting of stockholders in the fourth quarter of 2014 for the purpose of voting on the proposed merger.
Crown Castle REIT Inc. Files Form S-4
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