Study: REITs STUDY: REITs Were Top-Performing Pension Fund Asset, But Smallest Allocation

In a new, 17-year study of asset performance at 200 major pension funds, REITs were the top performing asset, with 12 percent average annual returns.  They also had the lowest allocation, at 0.6 percent of total fund assets.

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