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  • ASL Marine's action on notes a good start to O&M debt revamp

    THE year of 2017 seems to be off to a good start for debt restructuring in the beleaguered offshore and marine (O&M) sector with ASL Marine securing overwhelming support for the restructuring of its...

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  • At current high valuations, Carlyle is 'trying to sell a lot'

    Singapore

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  • Town councils 'must plan finances for HDB infrastructure upgrading'

    Singapore

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  • Office space gets pricier as global economy edges up

    Global prime occupancy costs increased by 2.4 per cent over the past year amid healthy demand for space in top-quality properties, including from the service sector, which entered its fourth year of...

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  • Asean integration to benefit logistics and commercial real estate

    These are positive times for the ASEAN region as it has recorded consistent positive economic growth in the last 10 years and a surge in foreign direct investments. This progress is in part backed...

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  • Technology rents catching up with banks as digital economy expands

    Berlin

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  • Singapore's office rents soften in Q3 on economic outlook: DTZ

    AVERAGE monthly gross rents in the CBD (central business district) declined by 4.1 per cent quarter on quarter (q-o-q) to S$10.40 per square foot in Q3, the first decline from an uptrend since 2013...

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  • Global regulators finalise new capital rule for big insurers

    [LONDON] The world's nine biggest insurance companies will have to hold more capital under new rules just finalised by global regulators that aim to prevent taxpayer bailouts of the industry in a...

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  • Private equity rushing in as banks retreat from mortgage deals

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  • Investors exit US ETFs that track EMs

    New York

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Hang Seng Index 22,949.86 51.34
KLCI 1,680.69 9.38
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South Korea KOSPI 2,065.76 -0.23
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MTQ: Revenue Improvement Quarter-On-Quarter But Still Lower Than Same Period Last Year.

24 Jan 2017 17:18

Higher activity levels in Bahrain and improved results from Binder. Singapore continues to experience low levels of utilisation. Reduced net...

Ascott REIT: FY2016 Unitholders' Distribution Rises 9% To Record High Of S$135 Million.

24 Jan 2017 10:11

Ascott Residence Trust's Unitholders' distribution for FY 2016 grew 9% to a record high of S$135 million. Distribution per unit rose 4% to 8...

Soilbuild REIT: Announces 4th Quarter FY2016 Distributable Income Of S$16.4 Million.

23 Jan 2017 17:40

Full Year and 4Q FY2016 DPU was 6.091 cents and 1.570 cents respectively. Completion of new annex block at 39 Senoko Way. 620K sq ft of rene...

Qian Hu: Reply To Management Online Q&A With Investors.

23 Jan 2017 17:05

Dear Paul Tan, you wrote: How did you find your partner in China for the edible fish business? Ans: Hi Paul, We've known our partner for mor...

Procurri: Powers Ahead In The Lifecycle Services Segment Through Joint Venture With Congruity LLC, An Influential Player In The Data Centre Maintenance Services Industry.

23 Jan 2017 10:42

Procurri's 2nd post-listing acquisition and first in the U.S. propels the Group in its global expansion plans for the Lifecycle Services seg...

Gas Malaysia IEV: Receives Clearance To Commence Supply Of Compressed Natural Gas.

23 Jan 2017 10:34

IEV Holdings Limited's joint venture company, Gas Malaysia IEV Sdn Bhd has received the Certificate of Completion and Compliance to commence...

Insurance

Insurance

Aviva merges UK insurance businesses, Europe CEO quits

British insurer Aviva will merge its UK life and general insurance businesses as it focuses on offering products online, it said on...

Allianz to sell general insurance products through StanChart

To position its Asia business as "the growth engine for Allianz globally", Europe's largest insurer by market capitalisation has partnered...

Tokio Marine Life rolls out chatbot, app to help advisers

Insurance disruption fuelling customer-centric innovations

Motor-insurance market to grow in 2017: AIG

The motor insurance market is expected to grow in the year ahead, given a rising number of rental vehicles, greater use of telematics and...

Finance

Personal Finance

Mastercard preying on 46m consumers sparks £14b lawsuit

Mastercard Inc preyed on more than 46 million unknowing consumers by unfairly charging card fees over a 16-year period, lawyers seeking to...

Pressure on Sibor and SOR continues with spectre of Fed hikes

Local interest rates remain under pressure and have continued to rise in the New Year.

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Research Reports

Research Reports

Singapore stocks: Dividend yield monitor on 29 June 2015 14 Jul 2015

Singapore stocks: Dividend Yield Greater Than 6%

Increasing fair value 24 Feb 2015

The variance is likely to be due to higher allowances in 4Q14, which surged up to S$211m, up 40% YoY and 19% QoQ, and lower net trading...
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