CDL APPOINTS DELOITTE AS EXTERNAL FINANCIAL ADVISOR TO EVALUATE INVESTMENT IN SINCERE PROPERTY GROUP

CDL APPOINTS DELOITTE

City Developments Limited (CDL) reported today the appointment of Deloitte and Touche.

CDL APPOINTS DELOITTE

Financial Advisory Services Pte. Ltd. (Deloitte) as its External Financial Advisor to assist in further evaluating and reviewing its 51.01% joint endeavor value investment in Sincere Property Group (Sincere) based in China.

Penrose at Sims Drive by CDL & Hong Leong is already up for view showflat.

The CDL investment of a powerful 51.01% stake in Sincere, finished in April 2020, is a vital investment that gives CDL a stage set up for more than 26 years, comprising diverse asset classes across 18 urban areas in China. Sincere is positioned in China among the Top 100 Developers by China’s Real Estate Association and one of the Top 10 Business Park Developers and Operators.

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As of 30 June 2020, CDL Group’s worldwide asset portfolio added up to S$23.8 billion, of which China represented 14%. Excluding Sincere, the Group’s China portfolio includes homes, places of business, lodgings, adjusted condos, and retail shopping centers.

The CDL Board has ordered this assessment and audit by Deloitte in perspective on the difficulties relating to Sincere’s liquidity position following the flare-up of the pandemic and new measures to additionally fix liquidity for land organizations in China; the latest being the ‘Three Red Lines’ strategy.

Deloitte will evaluate the investment in Sincere in the light of the above difficulties. Based on the findings – expected to be finalized before the finish of 2020 – the Group will refresh investors on the proposed suggestions.

CDL’s another joint development is Sengknag Grand Residences also open for showflat.

Upcoming 999-leasehold condo is Ki Residences.