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Straits Times Index 2,857.65 -19.28
Volume Value Rise Fall Unchanged
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Hang Seng Index 22,909.54 82.67
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HSI22400MBePW160929 0.077 -0.009
HSI22800VTeCW160929 0.122 +0.008
HSI23800UBeCW161229 0.116 +0.005
HSI23000MBeCW160929 0.099 +0.006
HSI23800MBeCW160929 0.051 +0.003
Magnus Energy 0.001 -
Global Logistic 1.855 -0.040
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KLW 0.012 +0.002
SingTel 4.220 -0.050
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12 Aug 2016

Fund Manager's Take

15 Apr 2015

Market News

ABS boosts due diligence guidelines for SGX listings

ABS boosts due diligence guidelines for SGX listings

Brent crude surpasses US$50 a barrel for first time this year

Brent crude surpasses US$50 a barrel for first time this year

BOJ's ETF position risks becoming too big to exit, lawmaker says

BOJ's ETF position risks becoming too big to exit, lawmaker says

The Bank of Japan must drastically lower its presence in the nation's stock market if it wants to preserve the ability to one day unwind... Singapore Savings Bonds have drawn S$810 million after first six offerings: MAS

Singapore Savings Bonds have drawn S$810 million after first six offerings: MAS

SINGAPORE Savings Bonds have drawn 32,000 investors and S$810 million of their money after the first six offerings of the product, the... Good buys for Reits harder to come by with lower debt limits

Good buys for Reits harder to come by with lower debt limits

THE recently enforced lower debt limit for real estate investment trusts (Reits) is making it harder for Reits to do yield-accretive...


UK's May orders Brexit plans from Cabinet ahead of China G-20

28 Aug 2016 21:18

[LONDON] UK Prime Minister Theresa May asked her Cabinet ministers to come up with a blueprint for how their departments may be able to bene...

Germany's economy minister: US-EU free trade talks have failed

28 Aug 2016 20:47

[BERLIN] Germany's Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel said on Sunday that talks on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), a...

Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang in Singapore for three-day state visit

28 Aug 2016 18:01

VIETNAMESE President Tran Dai Quang arrives on Sunday in Singapore for a three-day state visit aimed at strengthening bilateral and business...

41 cases of locally-transmitted Zika confirmed in Aljunied Crescent cluster, 34 fully recovered

28 Aug 2016 17:10

[SINGAPORE] The Ministry of Health (MOH) has confirmed 41 cases of locally-transmitted Zika, all of whom were residents or workers in the Al...

Fight over Viacom control ends after granddaughter backs down

28 Aug 2016 12:40

[NEW YORK] A months-old battle over the control of a $40 billion media empire anchored by Viacom Inc - a fight that pitted family members an...

British PM to trigger EU pull-out 'without parliament vote'

28 Aug 2016 11:49

[LONDON] Prime Minister Theresa May wants to trigger Britain's withdrawal from the European Union without a vote in parliament, a report sai...

Join legal profession if you believe in its ideals, says CJ Menon

28 Aug 2016 07:42

SINGAPORE'S chief justice has sounded a warning to future lawyers to join the legal profession only if they believe in advancing the cause o...

FJ Benjamin widens full-year loss to S$23m

26 Aug 2016 19:32

FJ Benjamin Holdings widened its full-year net loss to S$23 million for FY16 compared to S$17 million a year ago. Loss per share was 4.04 Si...

Wing Tai unit sells interest in joint venture company for S$89.3m

26 Aug 2016 19:17

WING Tai Holdings said on Friday that its fully owned subsidiary Wing Tai (China) Investment has disposed of its 40 per cent interest in the...

SPH acquires Pacom Media to grow golf business

26 Aug 2016 19:13

SINGAPORE Press Holdings Limited (SPH) announced on Friday that it has completed the acquisition of the business assets of Pacom Media Pte L...

Chuan Hup full-year profit plunges 71.9% at US$10.3m

26 Aug 2016 18:58

CHUAN Hup Holdings has posted a 71.9 per cent drop in net profit to US$10.3 million for the year ended June 30, 2016 from US$36.7 million in...

ABR terminates contract to buy Australia land plot

26 Aug 2016 18:01

ABR Holdings, which runs restaurant chain Swensen's as one of its brands, on Friday said that it has decided to terminate the contract for t...

Silverlake Axis Q4 profit up 3%

26 Aug 2016 17:54

REVENUE growth in all segments except one gave a lift to Silverlake Axis Limited's earnings for its fourth quarter, though this was partiall...

Vard wins contracts to build two luxury cruise vessels

26 Aug 2016 17:37

SHIPBUILDER Vard Holdings has secured contracts to design and build two luxury expedition cruise vessels for German cruise company Hapag-Llo...

Singapore shares close lower ahead of Yellen speech

26 Aug 2016 17:18

THE Straits Times Index on Friday closed down 19.28 points at 2,857.65, ahead of a key speech to be delivered by Federal Reserve chairwoman ...

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OSIM Intl: Delisting Of Security.

26 Aug 2016 16:17

Pursuant to the completion of compulsory acquisition, the Company has become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Vision Three Pte Ltd and will be d...

800 Super: Net Profit From Operations For FY2016 Increases 36.9% To S$16.7 Million.

25 Aug 2016 17:34

An increase in revenue of S$16.1 million to S$156.4 million for FY2016 with a net profit of S$16.7 million. Proposed tax exempt one-tier fin...

IHH: Reports Higher PATMI In Q2 2016 On Asset Divestment Amid Higher Costs.

25 Aug 2016 17:12

Q2 2016 revenue up 18% YoY to RM2.5 billion. EBITDA up modest 2% YoY to RM554.4 million due to start-up costs from the new hospitals in Mala...

F J Benjamin: Secures Distribution Rights For Marc Jacobs In Singapore, Malaysia & Indonesia.

25 Aug 2016 10:20

FJB to open four Marc Jacobs stores for fashion and accessories in the next two years. Marc Jacobs will strengthen FJB's brand portfolio...

Soo Kee: SK Jewellery Wins 2016 IPOS Award For Trade Mark Portfolio.

25 Aug 2016 10:11

Recognised for Group's success in leveraging on their trade mark portfolio as a growth strategy. Testament to Group's strong business model ...

Mapletree Industrial Trust: Fitch Affirms 'BBB+' Ratings.

25 Aug 2016 10:03

Fitch Ratings has affirmed Mapletree Industrial Trust's Long-Term Issuer Default Rating at 'BBB+' with a Stable Outlook. Fitch has also affi...

ISOTeam: Achieves Another Record Full Year Results On The Back Of Expansion Initiatives.

25 Aug 2016 09:59

Performance underpinned by strong growth in new C&P and Others segments with revenues growing 231.0% and 185.0% respectively. Proposes a fin...

COSCO: Delivery Of Jack-Up Rigs.

24 Aug 2016 17:37

COSCO (Dalian) Shipyard Co., Ltd, a subsidiary of COSCO Corporation (Singapore) Limited's 51% owned COSCO Shipyard Group Co., Ltd, has deliv...

COSCO: Delivery Of Vessel.

24 Aug 2016 17:35

COSCO (Guangdong) Shipyard Co., Ltd, a subsidiary of COSCO Corporation (Singapore) Limited's 51% owned COSCO Shipyard Group Co., Ltd, has de...

UG Healthcare: Achieves 72% Increase In Net Profit To S$5.5 Million For FY2016.

24 Aug 2016 17:30

Group achieved planned production capacity of 1.9 billion gloves per annum and higher sales through its own distribution networks, but under...

China Everbright: Secures Nanjing Pukou Industrial Waste Water Treatment Project Phase I.

24 Aug 2016 17:25

China Everbright Water Limited has secured Nanjing Pukou Industrial Waste Water Treatment BOT Project Phase I. The Company will establish a ...

Midas: Wins High Speed & Metro Train Contracts Worth RMB53.8 Million In The PRC.

24 Aug 2016 17:23

RMB34.6 million contract for the supply of aluminium alloy extrusion profiles and fabricated parts for high-speed train cars. RMB19.2 millio...

CDW: Acquires Biotech Intellectual Property Rights.

24 Aug 2016 09:29

CDW Holding Limited has entered into an Intellectual Property Rights Assignment Agreement with Meisterbio Co., Limited. Meisterbio is a Japa...

New Silkroutes: Oil & Gas Unit On Track To Achieve Over US$225 Million In Revenue In FY2017.

24 Aug 2016 08:29

Just over a year after it started operations, International Energy Group, a wholly owned subsidiary of New Silkroutes Group, said it is on t...

DeClout: Awards 1st Scholarship To Groom Singapore's Next Generation Global Business Leaders.

23 Aug 2016 21:18

DeClout Limited is pleased to partner with International Enterprise Singapore to jointly award the Group's first corporate undergraduate sch...

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