In this series, we will feature one Singapore-listed company each time as a quick guide to everything you should know about it in 60 seconds.

Right here, we have CapitaLand Limited (SGX: C31). Previously, we featured Yangzijiang Shipbuilding Holdings Ltd (SGX: BS6), one of the world’s largest shipbuilders.

What’s CapitaLand’s Business About? 

CapitaLand is the largest real estate company that’s part of the Straits Times Index, and it’s also one of the biggest in Asia.

CapitaLand is also the sponsor of several real estate investment trusts (REITs) listed in Singapore, including Ascendas Real Estate Investment Trust (SGX: A17U), CapitaLand Mall Trust (SGX: C38U), and CapitaLand Commercial Trust (SGX: C61U).

Source: CapitaLand Investor Day 2019 presentationCapitaLand’s Financial Highlights 

The following table shows how CapitaLand’s revenue, net profit, net asset value, and return on equity have grown over the years:

 20142015201620172018 Revenue
(S$’ million)3,924.64,761.9 5,252.3 4,618.25,602.4 Net profit