Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT)

Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT)

A real estate investment trust, or REIT is a collective investment scheme whereby funds from investors are pooled and invested towards a specified goal as set out in the investment objective of the fund. In addition, a REIT is a fund that invests (via funds raised from investors) in a portfolio of real estate assets or real estate-related assets. These real estates generate income from rent collected from tenants, which is then, net of expenses, distributed to investors at regular intervals. A REIT may be listed or unlisted.

Pacific Trustees to act as custodian of REITs asset namely:

  • All asset must be registered in the name of the trustee.

  • For listed shares/bonds where certificates are not issued, the CDS accounts must be opened in the name of Pacific Trustees.

  • Trustee is a party to all documents. As such, Trustee must ensure that all original documents are in its custody.

  • To ensure the insurable amounts commensurate with valuation reports

  • Trustee is the sole signatory to all these accounts:-

    • Trust account Income

    • Distribution account

    • Unclaimed Money account

    • CDS account and scripless securities trading account

Pacific Trustees is equipped operationally with the manual and procedure with experience team to support and enhance on REIT. 

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