According to the Sasseur REIT’s preliminary prospectus:

Sasseur REIT is the first outlet mall REIT to be listed in Asia with an Initial Portfolio comprising outlet malls located in the PRC.

Unlike traditional retailing formats such as department stores and shopping malls, sales through outlet malls in the PRC are experiencing strong growth.

Because of the strong growth momentum, the PRC’s outlet sector is expected to become the world’s largest outlet market by 2030.

The excerpt above sounds enticing. However, is it a really good investment? Without further ado, let’s dig more about the REIT’s information in this article.

1. Sasseur Reit IPO details

A total of 495 million units will be on offer at a price of 80 cents, raising $396 million in its initial public offering (IPO). Hence, the potential market cap of the REIT will be around S$ 944.2 million, with 42% of the issuer’s …