Sime Darby launches RTO of Japanese REIT, Saizen

KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 15): Sime Darby Bhd has initiated a reverse takeover (RTO) of Japan’s Saizen Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) under which it will be injecting several of its industrial properties in Australia into the REIT, in exchange for a a certain amount of units in the REIT and cash.