SEC Form 4
FORM 4 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Wheeler Jon S

(Last) (First) (Middle)
2529 VIRGINIA BEACH BOULEVARD
SUITE 200

(Street)
VIRGINIA BEACH VA 23452

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust, Inc. [ WHLR ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
X Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
CEO & Chairman
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
12/31/2013
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock 12/31/2013 12/31/2013 P 235,000 A $4.18 662,200 D
Common Stock 12,047 I Held in Profit Sharing Plan
Common Stock 2,572 I Controlling interests in limited partnership
Common Stock 1,600 I Held by dependent child
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Common Units (1) (2) (3) Common Stock 63,468 63,468 D
Common Units (1) (2) (3) Common Stock 278,297 278,297 I Controlled through interests in limited partnerships
Common Units (1) (4) (3) Common Stock 2,355 2,355 D
Common Units (1) (4) (3) Common Stock 9,712 9,712 I Controlled through interests in limited partnerships
Common Units (1) (4) (3) Common Stock 3,123 3,123 I Owned by spouse
Common Units (1) (4) (3) Common Stock 31,234 31,234 I Held by Trusts in the names of dependent children
Explanation of Responses:
1. Pursuant to the Partnership Agreement of Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust, LP (the "Partnership"), holders of the Partnership may, after a one year holding period, elect to exchange their common units for common stock in Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust, Inc. (the "Company") on a one-for-one basis. Upon a redemption request, the Company has the option to purchase the common units directly, either in cash or common stock of the Company.
2. These common units have been held for at least one year and therefore may be exchanged in accordance with the Partnership Agreement.
3. These derivative securities do not have an expiration date.
4. These common units have been held for less than one year and therefore may not be currently exchanged.
/s/ Jon S. Wheeler 01/02/2014
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