ESR-REIT, formerly known as Cambridge Industrial Trust, was listed on the SGX on 25 July 2006. It invests in a portfolio of industrial properties located in Singapore. The year 2017 has been pivotal for ESR-REIT as the board has taken proactive measures to expand regionally. Here, I’ll bring a detailed account of its past achievements and pen down its recent developments that are material to its future. Therefore, these are the 10 things you need to know about ESR-REIT before you invest.

#1: Stock Symbol

Ticker Symbol: SGX: J91U
Market Capitalization: S$ 753.5 million (10 March 2018)

Share Price: S$ 0.575 (11 March 2018)

Industry: Reit

#2: 10-Year Portfolio Statistics

I’ve compiled the operating statistics of ESR-REIT for a period of 10 years. I discovered, from 2008 to 2017, ESR-REIT has:

  1. Maintained its number of properties at 40 – 50.  
  2. Increased its portfolio valuation from …