SINGAPORE (Oct 14): During a recent joint roadshow by the managers of Ascott Residence Trust (Ascott REIT) and Ascendas Hospitality Trust (A-HTrust), an Ascott REIT unitholder wondered why its unit price had not moved since July 3, when the merger between Ascott REIT and A-HTrust was announced. In contrast, A-HTrust’s unit price is up 11.2%. Since the start of the year, A-HTrust is up 41%, while Ascott REIT has gained 22%.

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