SINGAPORE (Dec 24): The Chinese retail real investment trusts have had a challenging 2018. CapitaLand Retail China Trust, which started the year at $1.62, was trading at $1.38 as at Dec 17. Sasseur REIT, which was listed earlier this year at an IPO price of 80.5 cents, is down 18% to 66 cents. Interestingly, BHG Retail REIT, which had been underwater compared with its IPO price of 80 cents in 2015, rebounded after the announcement of an acquisition.

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