November 19, 2020
We had a virtual session of close to 100 people comprising mainly Independent Directors as well as C-suite and senior management from 26 REITs at our annual flagship event for Independent Directors of REIT Managers. Thank you Boon Gin Tan, CEO of SGX RegCo for gracing the occasion as Guest of Honour and for your thoughtful speech.
The focus of this year’s session was on issues arising from Covid-19 and covered valuation issues, financial position & audit considerations, notice on cyber-hygiene and legal issues. Heartfelt thanks to all the presenters – Chee Keong Yeow, Kyra Mattar, Keng Chiam Tan, Evelyn Wee and Norman Ho.
View Tan Boon Gin’s speech here
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Join us at this webinar to learn more about Sasseur REIT, the first retail outlet mall REIT listed in Asia. Mr Anthony Ang, Chief Executive Officer of the REIT Manager will be sharing his insights on the unique opportunity it offers to investors to invest in the fast-growing retail outlet mall sector in the People’s Republic of China through its initial portfolio of four quality retail outlet mall assets strategically located in fast-growing cities in China such as Chongqing, Kunming and Hefei, with a net lettable area of 312,844 square metres.
This webinar is free but registration is required. Sign up before 26 November at the link below to receive your free access.
November 13, 2020
We had a wonderful webinar today, jointly organized by EY and REITAS, on the topical subject of “What the US election results mean for the US property market”. Thank you Mike Straneva and Ryan Abraham for your insightful and detailed presentations!
Also great to hear perspectives from Michael Smith of Mapletree and Barbara Cambon of Prime US REIT on how they are navigating the current environment and their priorities for 2021. And finally a big thanks to Chris Johnston of EY for being a great moderator and putting up some interesting poll questions!
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November 12, 2020 - November 12, 2020
We had an interesting discussion-based sessions with the CEOs of Mapletree North Asia Commercial Trust Management Ltd. and ECW World Asset Management Pte Ltd and gained understanding of the REITs.
Ms. Jill Smith, CEO of Manulife US REIT (MUST) shared its business update and the future of office post the U.S. election during this pandemic at the webinar today.