REITs Outlook For 2018

Despite the backdrop of interest rate hike cycle from the Fed, S-REITs managed to make a good year-to-date run. Total return of S-REITs was 24.9 percent year-to-date, according to CIMB. The sector’s strong performance was due to the narrowing of yield and yield spread.
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Three Trends In The Property Sector To Know For 2018

As the property market makes its recovery, many investors will want to make use of this opportunity to increase their investment in the property and REIT sector. This is in-line with UOB Research’s 2018 strategy as they recommend investors to maintain overweight in this industry, especially so for “stocks with exposure to the residential, hotel and office segments” as these are expected to be the star performers.

SI Research: 3 REITs That Delivered Positive Performances

Investors love S-REITs because of their attractive yields and stability. That said, there is no guarantee that a REIT’s distribution income will always be sustained, so investors should keep abreast of the REIT’s fundamentals. In this article, we shall highlight three REITs that delivered positive performances in the recent earnings season.
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SI Research: 3 Largest REITs, Better Than 2.5 Percent

Singaporeans appear to be getting better at putting their money to work. A recent report by the Central Provident Fund (CPF) showed that 78 percent of CPF investment scheme (CPFIS) members who invested their savings under the ordinary account (OA) made profits of more than the legislated minimum interest of 2.5 percent per annum for FY16.
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4 Recent REIT Updates You Need To Know

1. Lippo Malls Indonesia Retail Trust The REIT is set to acquire two retail malls in Indonesia through conditional sales and purchase agreements, which will boost its recurring income volume. This move will se...