Top UK Real Estate Investment Trusts (UK-REITs or L-REITs) by Market Cap 2017Q3

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I am often asked to give second opinions on properties in the UK my clients have invested in or are considering investing in.  For comparison, here is a list of the top 20 LSE-listed real estate investment trusts (sometimes called “UK-REITs” or “L-REITs” for short) along with links to their financial data on

WSJ Name Sector Market Cap
UK/XLON/LAND Land Securities Group PLC Diversified £8,089,999,872
UK/XLON/BLND British Land Co. PLC Diversified £6,400,000,000
UK/XLON/SGRO SEGRO PLC Industrial/Office £5,100,000,256
UK/XLON/HMSO Hammerson PLC Retail £4,720,000,000
UK/XLON/INTU Intu Properties PLC Retail £3,769,999,872
UK/XLON/DLN Derwent London PLC Industrial/Office £3,150,000,128
UK/XLON/SHB Shaftesbury PLC Retail £2,740,000,000
UK/XLON/GPOR Great Portland Estates PLC Industrial/Office £2,030,000,000
UK/XLON/BBOX Tritax Big Box REIT PLC Industrial/Office £2,000,000,000
UK/XLON/WKP Workspace Group PLC Industrial/Office £1,500,000,000
UK/XLON/BYG Big Yellow Group PLC Specialty £1,270,000,000
UK/XLON/LMP LondonMetric Property PLC Industrial/Office £1,180,000,000
UK/XLON/NRR NewRiver REIT PLC Retail REITs £1,060,000,000
UK/XLON/HSTN Hansteen Holdings PLC Industrial/Office £1,060,000,000
UK/XLON/SIR Secure Income REIT PLC Healthcare £799,960,000
UK/XLON/PHP Primary Health Properties PLC Healthcare £682,780,032
UK/XLON/ESP Empiric Student Property PLC Residential £547,649,984
UK/XLON/CREI Custodian REIT PLC Industrial/Office £409,600,000
UK/XLON/MKLW A&J Mucklow Group PLC Industrial/Office £321,220,000
UK/XLON/THRL Target Healthcare REIT Ltd. Healthcare £297,569,984

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One thought on “Top UK Real Estate Investment Trusts (UK-REITs or L-REITs) by Market Cap 2017Q3

  1. How do I invest in REIT in the UK? Do you know any collective investment schemes such as an authorised unit trust in the UK?

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