Vornado Provides Information Regarding
its Investment in Toys “R” Us
NEW YORK…..VORNADO REALTY TRUST (NYSE:VNO) announced that Toys “R” Us (“Toys”) yesterday filed a voluntary petition under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code. Vornado had previously fully reserved for its 32.5% investment in Toys, and carries this investment on its balance sheet at zero. For income tax purposes, it carries this investment at approximately $420 million which could result in a tax deduction in future periods. Further, Vornado does not hold any debt of Toys and does not guarantee any of Toys debt and has no further liability.
Vornado Realty Trust is a fully integrated equity real estate investment trust.