22.10.2008 - Hard-hit equity investors turn to global REITs
From Reuters: Shellshocked equity investors are turning to tax-efficient real estate investment trusts (REITs) to bolster income returns generated by their bruised stocks portfolios, a report showed on Tuesday. In its latest Global Property & REIT report, Standard&Poor's said its Global REIT index outperformed broader equity stocks significantly in the third quarter, falling by 4.4 percent compared with a 16.6 percent slump in its Global Broad Market Index..... Full Article: Source