Wednesday, 01 October 2003 02:00

Unit trust firms gain from tax benefits

A Number of property unit trust companies are restructuring and transferring properties from their fixed-property companies to take advantage of capital gains tax benefits.

While some large property funds are optimistic about the market, others believe it could stay flat for the time being despite reports of excellent returns.

Friday, 25 April 2003 02:00

Grayprop distribution 15c to end March.

Property unit trust company Allan Gray Property Trust (Grayprop, GRY) declared a distribution for the six months ended March 31 of 15 cents per unit - in line with the forecast in the annual report.

Group sees massive scope for growth in listed sector, writes David Jackson.

Monday, 03 February 2003 10:01

Property unit trusts provide stability.

Sector performs better than equities despite tough conditions in market.

Thursday, 09 January 2003 10:01

Acucap keeps close watch on property cycle.

Group has 68% retail sector exposure.

Friday, 01 November 2002 10:01

Grayprop's results flat despite a busy year.

Investors in property unit trust Allan Gray Property Trust (Grayprop) are having to cope with a serious case of stalled earnings growth.

Saturday, 01 January 2000 03:01

Positive sector activity

TWO events shook the listed property sector of the JSE Securities Exchange SA last week: the merger between Grayprop and Grayvest, and Primegro's acquisition of Richway's retail properties.

Wednesday, 13 June 2001 03:01

Diversification vs focused portfolios


And the rule for predictable long-term returns is a sizeable, diversified portfolio, says an expert RETURNS on property unit trusts continued to outstrip returns on physical property last year, says John Rainier, vicechairman of the Association of Property Unit Trusts.

Thursday, 08 August 2002 02:00

Unit trust rules may stimulate growth


A number of changes to the structure and regulation of property unit trusts on the JSE Securities Exchange SA should stimulate growth in the sector, says Association of Property Unit Trusts chairman John Rainier.

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