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GE/SYF Exchange transaction update – $200 return

Quick update: Exchange ratio risk has been almost eliminated and this starts to look like a standard Odd Lot tender offer (besides having to short SYF) with guaranteed $200 return. The main risk remaining is that transaction will be cancelled due to low participation (I consider this unlikely). As per filling “The minimum condition provides that GE is not required to complete the exchange offer unless at least 634,743,750 shares of Synchrony common stock will be distributed in exchange for shares

Condor Hospitality Trust (CDOR) – Offer to Exchange – 8% upside (Cancelled)

Company is offering to exchange each Series A Preferred Stock (Ticker CDORP) for 5.38 shares of common stock (Ticker CDOR). There is similar exchange with Series B Preferred stock, but currently there is no upside on it.

Current Price CDORP – $8;

Current Price CDOR – $1.61;

Value of CDORP if exchanged for 5.38 CDOR shares – $8.66;

Upside – 8%;

No proration – all shares submitted for exchange will be accepted (subject to conditions described below);

Expiration date –  TBD