11 Apr '18, 11pm

"EC World REIT." via

Reader says… What do you think of EC World REIT? AK says… EC World REIT, I looked at it and was in the process of blogging about it but, somehow, it joined the ranks of half finished blogs. I have about 400 of these. Terrible, I know. Looking at that half finished blog, I remember I was concerned about the relatively short land leases, similar to most Singapore industrial land leases and the relatively low distribution yield. The yield was 7% or so and this was because it was bolstered by the sponsor as well. Without the sponsor’s support, the yield would have been much lower. Less than 6%. Still, the sponsor accounted for two thirds of the REIT’s income. Real concentration risk. There was also something about having debt denominated in S$ which I didn’t like. I would have liked for all the debt to be in RMB which would …

Full article: http://thefinance.sg/2018/04/11/ec-world-reit-2/

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