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REIT bandwagon is rolling again, but Tim Hortons won’t be jumping on Add to ...

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The conversion of retail store properties into real estate investment trusts (REITs) has become the drug of choice for sluggish Canadian retailers looking to get a fresh buzz from investors. But as bankers and big investors look to capitalize on the trend before they run out of Canadian names to deal to, Tim Hortons Inc. looks prepared to resist the peer pressure and just say no.

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