Growthpoint Properties Limited 
(South Africa)1

Growthpoint Properties Limited of South Africa (”GRT”) owns 64.3% of the securities of Growthpoint (at 30 December 2016) and is its major Securityholder.

Other information about GRT

  • GRT is the largest primary listed South African REIT

  • Included in the JSE Top 40 Index

  • Top five constituent of FTSE EPRA / NAREIT Emerging Index

  • Included in the JSE Socially Responsible Investment (SRI) Index

  • Underpinned by high-quality, physical property assets, diversified across sectors (Retail, Office and Industrial)

  • Consistent record of growth and creating value for investors with 7.01% compound  average annual growth in distributions over the past 7 years

  • Sustainable quality of earnings that can be projected with a high degree of accuracy

  • Well capitalised and conservatively geared

  • Good corporate governance with transparent reporting

  • Proven management track record

  • Recipient of multiple sustainability, governance and reporting awards

  • Baa2 global scale rating from Moody’s

Growthpoint represents:

  • 27.5% of GRT’s gross property assets

  • 28.4% of GRT’s net property income

  • 15.2% of GRT’s total distributable income

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Key Facts

Listing GRT is listed on the Johannesberg Stock Exchange (JSE)
Ranking on the JSE

35th by market capitalisation

Exchange Rate used


Market Capitalisation

R71,5B  / AUD6.5B

Gross Assets

R112,5B / AUD10.2B

Net Assets

R74,2B / AUD6.7B

Gearing (SA only)


Distributable Income

R5,1B / AUD462m

ICR (SA only)

3.2 times

No. of employees (SA only)



526 properties in South Africa, including 50% ownership of the prestigious V&A Waterfront


1. All information supplied by GRT (figures as at 30 June 2016).