New economy REITs buck virus tide

Companies that offer data centres for cloud computing and last mile delivery are one area of REIT growth. BY ADAM MAYERS JUNE 2, 2020 Real Estate Investments Trusts (REITs) once the go-to products for investors looking for safety and high dividends have been hard hit...

Big Box warehouses offer REIT diversity

Big Box warehouses are large format facilities that store and manage the movement of goods. As businesses, there is nothing sexy about them. They are a form of real estate investment trust (REIT) and the economy’s equivalent of plumbing – usually hidden from sight but...

Global REITs offer late cycle defensive strategy

Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) are popular with income seeking investors because of the dividends generated by their underlying assets. REITs  have become even more attractive against a backdrop of global trade tensions, falling interest rates and an economic...