REITs to boost small investors’ participation in realty

A REIT is an investment tool that owns and operates real estate assets and even allows individual investors to invest in and earn income through partial/equity-level ownership of commercial real estate without actually having to buy those assets.

Exemption of dividend distribution tax: REITs now a step closer to reality

An exemption from the levy of dividend distribution tax, as announced in Budget 2016, removes one of the major hurdles in the path of the trusts' take-off.


‘REIT, InVIT norms to be out next week’

These trusts are like mutual funds that raise resources from many investors which will be directly invested in realty or infrastructure projects.

REITs & InvITs guidelines to be announced anytime this week: SEBI chairman

Last month the board of the Capital markets watchdog had approved regulations for REITs.

Noida: Preferred destination for new realty projects

What favours investors entering here is the lower pricing factor, which now promises better appreciation.

Sebi seeks tax sops for proposed real estate trusts

Regulator asks MFs to adopt districts to increase coverage.


David Lerner's firm to pay $12 mn

FINRA said it had fined the Syosett,New York-based firm more than $2.3 million for charging unfair prices on municipal bonds and collateralized mortgage obligations.

Housing gains investors’ trust

Class A properties,or properties in good locations,selling for more than $20 million in cities with little development and strong demand are the most wanted.

ASX,SGX union creates mammoth entity

It would boast the world's widest range of Asia Pac equity,fixed income and commodity derivatives.

Fortis Health eyes $700 mn S'pore REIT

Post-failed Parkway bid,Fortis Healthcare is looking to list a real estate investment trust.