This Hong Kong ETF is a gateway to China

Hong Kong’s sound infrastructure—physical, administrative and financial—positions it as a gateway for foreign companies and investors seeking access to China. But those favourable factors also let Chinese companies gain easy access to international capital through Hong Kong’s highly developed financial markets.
Here is one ETF that… Read More

These top REITs offer income and growth

RIOCAN REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST $25.83 (Toronto symbol REI.UN; Units outstanding: 304.6 million; Market cap: $7.9 billion; TSINetwork Rating: Average; Dividend yield: 5.6%; www.riocan.com) owns all or part of 233 shopping centres and other properties across Canada. They include 16 projects now under development. In all,… Read More

They combine high yields with growth

ALLIED PROPERTIES REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST $48 (Toronto symbol AP.UN; Cyclical-Growth Payer Portfolio, Manufacturing & Industry sector; Units outstanding: 109.1 million; Market cap: $5.2 billion; Dividend yield: 3.3%; Dividend Sustainability Rating: Above Average; www.alliedreit.com) owns 147 office buildings, mainly in major Canadian cities. Most of the properties are… Read More