This one-day course will take you through the transformational journey of REITs, giving you a detailed step-by-step approach, from understanding the dynamics of REITs to building your REIT in capital markets.
Conducted by Professor Sr Dr. Ting Kien Hwa
Real Estate Investment Trust (REITs) today have emerged as an exit option for asset owners. Large Asset owning businesses and Real Estate Private Equity firms look at REITs as an exit point. They have further facilitated the integration between Capital Markets and Real Estate Markets than ever before, fulfilling their essential role in providing the opportunity to benefit from large, diversified holdings of real estate.
This one-day course will take you through the transformational journey of REITs, giving you a detailed step by step approach, from understanding the dynamics of REITs to building your REIT in capital markets.
During the course, trainer will also be sharing on the latest updates for new guidelines on the listed Malaysia REITs with their applications and requirements. Case studies and examples from listed REITs in Malaysia will be discussed as well.
An understanding of real estate industry, property valuation principles and concepts.
Professor Sr Dr. Ting Kien Hwa, FRICS, FRISM, MMIPPM, MPEPS, Chartered Surveyor, Registered Valuer & Estate Agent
Professor Sr Dr. Ting Kien Hwa is currently the Head of Centre for Real Estate Research (CORE Research), Universiti Teknologi MARA, Shah Alam, Malaysia. He is also the Vice President of the Malaysian Institute of Professional Property Managers (MIPPM), Academic Member of Asia Public Real Estate Association (APREA), a Board member of the Pacific Rim Real Estate Society, RICS Malaysia Board member (2012-2019), a Council member of the Royal Institution of Surveyors Malaysia (2011-2016) and a member of the National NAPREC Expert Panel (INSPEN). Prof. Dr. Ting was the Editor of The Malaysian Surveyor and Founding Editor of International Surveying Research Journal of Royal Institution of Surveyors Malaysia (RISM).
Prof. Ting has been a writer, speaker and researcher on listed property trusts and REITs since 1999 and has published more than 50 articles in refereed journals, international and local professional publications such as Journal of Real Estate Literature (USA), Pacific Rim Property Research Journal (Australia), Journal of Valuation and Property Services, Australian Property Journal and The Malaysian Surveyor. Prof. Ting has supervised and graduated PhD students focusing on REIT topics.
He is also the external examiner of REIT PhD theses completed in Australia and Malaysian universities. He is frequently invited as a speaker and has presented more than 60 papers on REITS in national and international academic/public conferences, seminars and symposiums. He was invited by Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), the Management Board of TA Global Bhd., Lembaga Kemajuan Pahang Tenggara and Avenue Securities Bhd. to speak on REITs.
After the end of the programme, you will be able to: