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Law Firm Kirby McInerney LLP Investigating Potential Claims on Behalf of American Realty Capital Healthcare Trust, Inc. Stockholders

June 2, 2014

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Kirby McInerney LLP is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of American Realty Capital Healthcare Trust, Inc. (“ARC Healthcare” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ:HCT) concerning the proposed acquisition of the Company by Ventas, Inc. (“Ventas”). Under the terms of the definitive merger agreement, ARC Healthcare stockholders will have the option to elect to receive either 0.1688 Ventas common shares or $11.33 in cash for each share of ARC Healthcare common stock they own, in a transaction valued at approximately $2.6 billion. The cash portion of the consideration is subject to a cap of ten percent of ARC Healthcare’s outstanding common stock.

The investigation concerns whether the ARC Healthcare Board of Directors violated its fiduciary duties by agreeing to the proposed transaction and whether the proposed consideration adequately values the Company’s common stock.

If you are an ARC Healthcare stockholder and wish to obtain additional information, please contact J. Brandon Walker, Esq. by email at, by telephone at (212) 699-1145 or (888) 529-4787, or by filling out this contact form. There is no cost or obligation to you.

Kirby McInerney LLP is a New York-based law firm concentrating in securities, shareholder, whistleblower, antitrust and consumer litigation. For additional information, please go to

Kirby McInerney LLP

J. Brandon Walker, Esq., (212) 699-1145 or (888) 529-4787

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