KUALA LUMPUR (May 27: The recent flare-up over trade between the US and China threw financial markets into turmoil again, but Bursa Malaysia’s real estate investment trusts (REITs) are still considered by market watchers to be a safe defensive bet.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 16): Manulife Asset Management Services Bhd (MAMSB) expects the Malaysian real estate investment trust (REIT) market to remain flattish this year, with yields of around 4%-5% due to an oversupply of the instrument in the market.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 29): Last week saw a flux of quarterly earnings released by local real estate investment trusts (REITs) with most reporting a growth in their net property income (NPI), sparking optimism for a recovery in the sector that has long been plagued by concerns over oversupply, weak demand and the like.
Real estate investment trust sector Maintain neutral: There are no surprises for 2QCY18 earnings for real estate investment trusts (REIT).
Real estate investment trust sector Maintain neutral: The Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) has implemented the new revised guidelines on listed real estate investment trusts (REITs) effective on April 9, 2018.