Growthpoint Properties Limited 
(South Africa)1

Growthpoint Properties Limited of South Africa (“GRT”) owns 65.1% of the securities of Growthpoint (at 31 December 2017) 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 ten constituent of FTSE EPRA / NAREIT Emerging Index
  • Included in the FTSE/JSE Responsible Investment 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 7.09% compound average annual growth in distributions over the past 5 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
  • Baa3 global scale rating from Moody’s

As of 30 June 2017 Growthpoint represents:

  • 26.6% of GRT’s gross property assets
  • 25.3% of GRT’s net property income
  • 15.4% of GRT’s total distributable income

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Key Facts (as at 30 June 2017)

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

21 by market capitalisation

Exchange Rate used


Market Capitalisation

R70.7B  / AUD7.0B

Gross Assets

R126.9B / AUD12.7B

Net Assets

R78.8B / AUD7.9B

Gearing (SA only)


Distributable Income

R5.6B / AUD546m (using an average exchange rate of R10.26 / AUD)

ICR (SA only)

3.4 times

No. of employees (SA only)



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


1. All information supplied by GRT (figures as at 30 June 2017).