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Short for real estate investment trust. Mostly a publicly listed company which invests solely in property. Enables investors to invest indirectly in properties by buying shares. Most of the profit is distributed as dividends and tax is paid exclusively at investor level (tax transparent).
Return on invested capital; used for measurement of added value; used by IVG to determine ratio of adjusted EBIT to average committed capital. Stock options Rights to purchase shares and a remuneration component for managers, subject to fulfilling certain performance criteria.