Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs)


REITs have had a good run, yield compression may have come to an end

(Nov 18): Yields on 10-year Singapore Government Securities have been rising, albeit gently from a low base (see Chart 1).

Regulator's column

SGX's expectations of REITs at IPO stage and when negative media reports surface

SINGAPORE (Nov 15): When REITs are at the IPO stage or are newly-listed, they are operating for the first time under the keen scrutiny of the market including the media and regulators.


Singapore property trust IPOs surge to 6-year high

SINGAPORE (Sept 18): Singapore real estate investment trusts are on a money-raising spree.

Management & Corporate Governance

REITs, business trusts continue to improve in corporate governance: GIFT report

SINGAPORE (Aug 1): Real estate investment trusts (REITs) and business trusts (BTs) on the whole have continued to show improvements in corporate governance, according to the Governance Index for Tr

Broker's Calls

5 REITs to benefit from the economic growth cycle in 2018: RHB

SINGAPORE (Dec 19): RHB Research is maintaining “overweight” on Singapore REITs (S-REITs) on expectations of selective REITs to continue remaining in favour in 2018, following what the research hou

Broker's Calls

Slowdown expected for REITs in 2018

SINGAPORE (Nov 28): Macquarie Research is turning more cautious on Singapore real estate invest trusts (REITs) in 2018 as limited upside is expected for the sector.


Lion-Phillip S-REIT ETF commences IPO at $1 per unit

SINGAPORE (Oct 2): Asset management companies Lion Global Investors and Phillip Capital Management have announced the launch of their jointly-owned and managed exc

Singapore REIT sector climbs 18.6% on average year-to-date, outperforms STI

SINGAPORE (Sept 20): Singapore’s 31 real estate investment trusts (REITs) and six stapled trusts have averaged a total return of 18.6% in the year to date, according to Singapore Exchange (SGX).

These 3 trusts have generated the highest yields as SGX newcomers

SINGAPORE (Aug 22): Over the past five years, as many 15 trusts – comprising 10 real estate investment trusts (REITs) and stapled trusts – have listed on the Singapore Exchange (SGX) to make up abo

Broker's Calls

4 REITs to ride on as Singapore property market approaches cyclical bottom

SINGAPORE (June 12): The FTSE ST Real Estate Investment Trusts Index has climbed some 10% year-to-date amid a challenging macro-economic environment.

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