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):
December 26, 2017
Net Lease, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in
(State or other jurisdiction
||(Commission File Number)
|405 Park Avenue, 4th Floor|
New York, New York 10022
(Address, including zip code, of
Principal Executive Offices)
number, including area code: (212) 415-6500
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Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
On December 26, 2017, Global Net Lease, Inc. (the “Company”)
issued a press release announcing the declaration of a dividend of $0.1775 per share payable on January 16, 2018 (because January
15, 2018 is not a business day), February 15, 2018 and March 15, 2018 to holders of record of shares of the Company’s common
stock at the close of business on January 8, 2018, February 8, 2018 and March 8, 2018, respectively. The press release also announced
the declaration of a dividend of $0.453125 per share payable on January 16, 2018 to holders of record of shares of the Company’s
7.25% Series A Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Stock at the close of business on January 5, 2018.
A copy of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this
Current Report on Form 8-K. Such press release shall not be deemed “filed” for any purpose, including for the purposes
of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the
liabilities of that Section. The information in Item 7.01, including Exhibit 99.1, shall not be deemed incorporated by reference
into any filing under the Exchange Act or the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, regardless of any general incorporation language
in such filing.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act
of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Date: December 26, 2017
||/s/ James L. Nelson
||James L. Nelson
||Chief Executive Officer and President