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Real Estate Investment Trusts & Business Trusts

Platform for companies looking to list as Real Estate Investment Trusts or Business Trusts

Real Estate Investment Trusts & Business Trusts

Platform for companies looking to list as Real Estate Investment Trusts or Business Trusts

Why DBS?

DBS provides a comprehensive suite of capital markets solutions for domestic and global companies across a wide range of industries, and are well-placed to facilitate your company’s Real Estate Investment Trusts (REIT) and Business Trusts (BT) aspirations.


We launched the first REIT and BT in Singapore in 2002, and continue to lead in the REIT and BT space.

Features
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Extensive REIT and BT experience

Across all major asset classes including hospitality, retail, office, industrial, logistics, infrastructure, healthcare, and shipping

Unrivalled Asian knowledge

We have helped clients in Singapore, Hong Kong, Mainland China, Japan, Australia and Malaysia

Extensive international network

Access high-net-worth, corporate and institutional investors, and the largest retail investor base in Singapore

Market insights from dedicated REIT and BT professionals

Gain insights from our dedicated REIT and BT capital markets professionals in Singapore, Hong Kong, Mainland China, Indonesia and Thailand

Leverage on the market leader

We are consistently ranked at the top of the Singapore and Asia-ex Japan REIT and BT league tables

Contact Us

For further enquiries do contact us at 1800 222 2200 or email us at cmarkets@dbs.com

FAQs
What awards has DBS won?

We have won numerous awards:

  • Asiamoney - Best Domestic Equity House in Singapore, 2002 to 2016

  • FinanceAsia - Best Investment Bank & Best Equity House, Singapore, 2005 to 2018

  • Alpha Southeast Asia - Best Investment Bank & Best Equity House, Singapore, 2007 to 2018

  • Global Finance - Singapore’s Best Investment Bank, 2013 to 2017 and Asia-Pacific Best Investment Bank, 2019

  • Euromoney - Best Investment Bank in Singapore, 2018

  • The Asset - Best Equity Advisor/ House in Singapore, 2015 to 2018 and Best REIT Advisor in the Region, 2012 to 2018

  • IFR Asia - Singapore Equity House of the Year, 2013

What notable IPOs have DBS worked on?

DBS has extensive experience in REITs and BTs. We have advised companies on some of the region’s biggest and most significant IPOs, with recent examples including:

  • ARA US Hospitality Trust (2019), US$451 million

  • Sasseur REIT (2018), S$396 million

  • Cromwell European REIT (2018), €555.7 million

  • NetLink NBN Trust (2017), S$2.4 billion

  • Frasers Logistics and Industrial Trust (2016), S$903 million

  • Manulife US REIT (2016), US$470 million

  • SPH REIT (2013), S$554 million

  • Mapletree Greater China Commercial Trust (2013), S$1.6 billion