Prologis, Inc. (NYSE: PLD), the leading global owner, operator and developer of industrial real estate, announced that Nippon Prologis REIT (NPR), a Japanese real estate investment trust, was named "J-REIT Issuer of the Year" by Thomson Reuters DEALWATCH AWARDS 2013 and "Best Issuer of 2013" by Capital Eye.
"These awards speak to NPR's unparalleled success in its first year and are a direct result of the team's unwavering commitment," said Masahiro Sakashita, CEO, Nippon Prologis REIT. "We look forward to building upon this success and further growing this public vehicle."
The annual DEALWATCH AWARDS were established in 1995 with the aim of rewarding excellence and innovation in Japan'scapital markets. Since then, the awards have set the industry standard in recognizing achievements in Japan's financial community. Winners are selected by global investment banks and institutional investors with a final selection by the DEALWATCH editors.
Capital Eye's awards recognize the year's best and most reputable capital market transactions. The honors reflect the results of survey responses from securities companies and institutional investors, combined with input from Capital Eye's editorial team.
Prologis, Inc., is the leading owner, operator and developer of industrial real estate, focused on global and regional markets across the Americas, Europe and Asia. As of December 31, 2013, Prologis owned or had investments in, on a consolidated basis or through unconsolidated joint ventures, properties and development projects expected to total approximately 569 million square feet (52.9 million square meters) in 21 countries. These properties are leased to more than 4,500 customers, including third-party logistics providers, transportation companies, retailers, manufacturers, and other enterprises.
Source: Prologis, Inc.