REITs, Direct Real Estate, and the Stock Market: Portfolio Diversification Implications The philosophy puzzle of a tree falling unnoticed in the forest has a corollary in the investment world. What happens when a longstanding investment question is answered if the market is not listening? A Swiss research paper from 2012 conclusively answers a question that ought to be on the … [Read more...] about Are REITs Real Estate? Groundbreaking Research Offers Surprising Answers
Indian regulators have renewed their efforts to introduce Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) legislation, which has languished for five years. In October 2013, the Securities Exchanges Board of India (SEBI) published a Consultation paper on draft SEBI (Real Estate Investment Trusts) Regulations, 2013 for public comment. This paper was accompanied by a flurry of other … [Read more...] about Will REITs keep India’s good times rolling?