10. Information in relation to the person subject to the notification obligation (please tick the applicable box):
[ ] Person subject to the notification obligation is not controlled by any natural person or legal entity and does not control any other undertaking(s) holding directly or indirectly an interest in the (underlying) issuer.xiii
[X ] Full chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the
financial instruments are effectively held starting with the ultimate controlling natural person or legal entity
The College Retirement Equities Fund (“CREF”) hereby informs you that on May 17, 2022 CREF sold 486,996 shares of Hibernia REIT Plc brining its ownership to 26,247,288 voting shares equivalent to a 3.966% voting share ownership percentage.
For your information, CREF is a U.S. based investment company, which is registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”). CREF has multiple investment accounts, each with separate investment objectives and policies. All assets in the accounts are beneficially owned by CREF, and all the accounts are managed by TIAA-CREF Investment Management, LLC (“TCIM”), an SEC registered investment adviser.
A total of 26,247,288 voting shares or 3.966% of the outstanding voting shares of Hibernia REIT Plc are owned, in aggregate, by CREF and these affiliated accounts.
Please see Exhibit A