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Straits Times Index 2,953.37 -5.49
Volume Value Rise Fall Unchanged
877.9M 699.8M 144 153 469
Hang Seng Index 22,693.84 -168.00
KLCI 1,639.06 -4.69
Nikkei 225 18,996.37 230.90
South Korea KOSPI 2,024.69 -6.38
Dow Jones Index 19,614.81 65.19
DJI data from Thomson Reuters
Name Last Done Chg
Noble 0.169 +0.004
HSI24800UBeCW170529 0.124 -0.017
HSI23400MBeCW161229 0.041 -0.006
HSI22400MBePW170126 0.105 +0.004
HSI21400MBePW170126 0.058 +0.002
AA R 0.003 +0.001
HSI23800MBeCW170126 0.059 -0.005
HSI20800UBePW170330 0.094 +0.002
Jasper Inv^ 0.016 +0.002
Genting Sing 0.970 -0.025
KrisEnergy 0.200 +0.006
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Updated: 09 Dec 2016 15:40 (Quotes are 10 mins delayed)


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Market News

New wave of IPOs expected in 2016/17

New wave of IPOs expected in 2016/17

The report - titled Taking stock: Going public in volatile times, by global law firm Reed Smith in partnership with corporate financial...

Shale oil firms hedge 2017 prices in 'droves' on Opec rally


SGX sets its sights on first ETF for Singapore Reits

THE local bourse operator is aiming to have an exchange-traded fund (ETF) for Singapore real estate investment trusts (Reits) (S-Reits...

Singapore junk bonds slump as Swissco seeks restructuring


Ascendas Reit buys two Australian properties for A$168m

ASCENDAS Reit said on Friday it has acquired a business park in Sydney for A$143.4 million (S$147.4 million). The property, located at...


Australia shares up, financials at 16-month high; NZ slips

09 Dec 2016 14:18

[BENGALURU] Australian shares extended gains to a fourth straight session on Friday led by financials and energy stocks which were propped u...

Natixis seeks Asia growth as StanChart, Barclays scale back

09 Dec 2016 14:05

[HONG KONG] Natixis SA's??Asian corporate and investment banking division is anticipating revenue growth of as much as 20 per cent this year...

China banks agree debt restructuring deal with Sinosteel: Bank of China

09 Dec 2016 13:44

[BEIJING] Bank of China and five other Chinese banks have signed a debt restructuring deal with troubled steelmaker Sinosteel, in what is am...

Draghi's anti-taper keeps ECB stimulus live to tackle 2017 risks

09 Dec 2016 13:32

[FRANKFURT] Mario Draghi's message to investors on the future of his quantitative-easing program on Thursday could have been boiled down to ...

Japan's economy seen pressured by Trump's TPP plan, protectionist bent: poll

09 Dec 2016 13:23

[TOKYO] Japan's economy could face pressure from US President-elect Donald Trump's plan to withdraw the United States from a multinational t...

Kleenex-maker sees need for premium products tailored for Asians

09 Dec 2016 13:11

[HANOI] Asian consumers like their high-end Huggies diapers and??Kleenex tissue paper, but just not exactly the way they are sold in the wes...

China's Xi calls for universities' allegiance to the Communist Party

09 Dec 2016 13:08

[BEIJING] China's President Xi Jinping has called for allegiance to the ruling Communist Party from the country's colleges and universities,...

China's yuan down, state banks step in to temper fall

09 Dec 2016 13:04

[SHANGHAI] Chinese state banks jumped in to stem yuan weakness on Friday morning after the US dollar rose broadly, but the currency remained...

Trump picks opponent of higher minimum wage for Labor Dept

09 Dec 2016 13:00

[WASHINGTON] President-elect Donald Trump named fast-food executive Andy Puzder to head the US Department of Labor on Thursday, drawing crit...

Satellite images appear to show Vietnam dredging on disputed reef

09 Dec 2016 12:46

[HANOI] Vietnam has started dredging work on a reef in the South China Sea, fresh satellite images appear to show, a move that could provoke...

South-east Asia advances in talks to dismantle trade barriers

09 Dec 2016 12:39

[SINGAPORE] The Association of Southeast Asian Nations is making progress on reducing non-tariff barriers as threats to global trade rise, M...

Taiwan: Stocks edge up amid profit-booking

09 Dec 2016 12:22

[TAIPEI] Taiwan stocks were slightly higher on Friday amid profit-booking after the index rose for three straight sessions to close at its h...

Nintendo jumps as public gets first taste of Super Mario Run

09 Dec 2016 12:19

[TOKYO] Nintendo Co rose to the highest in more than four months after starting to market its upcoming Super Mario Run smartphone game that ...

KrisEnergy noteholders vote in favour of debt restructuring plan

09 Dec 2016 12:12

KRISENERGY said on Friday its noteholders have voted in favour of a debt restructuring plan.The company had sought consent from noteholders ...

Malaysia Oct factory output up 4.2% y-o-y, beats forecast

09 Dec 2016 12:11

[KUALA LUMPUR] Malaysia's Oct industrial production rose by a stronger-than-expected 4.2 per cent from a year earlier, driven by growth in t...

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Annica: Brings In A Strategic Investor To Drive Future Growth.

09 Dec 2016 13:36

Annica Holdings Limited is delighted to announce that Mr. Lim In Chong is now one of the Company's substantial shareholders, holding 8.53% s...

AusNet Services: Successfully Prices HK$1.2 Billion Offer.

09 Dec 2016 09:56

AusNet Services has successfully priced Hong Kong dollars 1.2 billion, 9.25-year bond issue to raise approximately AUD207 million...

Gazprom: Construction Contract Signed For First String Of TurkStream's Offshore Section.

09 Dec 2016 09:52

South Stream Transport B.V. and Allseas Group S.A. signed in Amsterdam a contract to build the first string of the TurkStream gas pipeline's...

Wilmar: Competition Commission Raids Manufacturers Of Margarine, Edible Oils & Baking Fats In South Africa.

09 Dec 2016 09:47

Wilmar International Limited confirms that a search and seizure operation was conducted at the premises of its South African subsidiary, Wil...

Sabana REIT: Acquisition Of 72 Eunos Avenue 7 For S$20.9 Million.

08 Dec 2016 17:52

The Property is a six-storey single-user light industrial building located on the north-western side of Eunos Avenue 7, off Sims Avenue and ...

Accordia Golf Trust: November 2016 Monthly Report.

08 Dec 2016 17:22

In November 2016, the number of visitors was 498 thousand and utilisation rate was 80.9%...

Datapulse: Reports Higher Profit Of S$6.2 Million For 1Q FY2017.

08 Dec 2016 17:19

Datapulse Technology Limited reported its first quarter results for the financial year 2017. For 1Q FY2017, the Group registered a 54.7% dro...

SGX: Reports Market Statistics For November 2016.

08 Dec 2016 17:09

Total Securities market turnover value was at S$29.3 billion, up 49% month-on-month and up 51% year-on-year, over 22 trading days. There wer...

iFAST Singapore: Launches FSMOne, A Transparent & Seamless Way For The Investors Community In Singapore To Invest In Multiple Products Via 1 Account.

08 Dec 2016 10:01

With the rollout of FSMOne account, investors can invest in stocks and ETFs listed on the Singapore Exchange and Hong Kong Exchange, at low ...

Banyan Tree: Announce Strategic Partnership With AccorHotels.

08 Dec 2016 09:58

Banyan Tree Holdings has entered into a heads of agreement with AccorHotels. Under a long-term partnership, both parties intend to collabora...

Sunpower: Is A Member Of The Consortium Which Won The Tender For A PPP Project In Shantou City, Guangdong Province, China.

08 Dec 2016 09:50

Sunpower Group Ltd. wishes to announce that a consortium comprising Sunpower Technology (Jiangsu) Co., Ltd, CITIC Envirotech Ltd. and Guangd...

Mermaid: Newbuild Subsea Vessel Under Construction Cancelled By Mutual Agreement.

07 Dec 2016 18:13

All pre-paid installments and associated costs were part of asset-impairment in 2015 Financial Statements. No further payment obligations ar...

New Silkroutes: Appoints New Chairman.

07 Dec 2016 18:09

New Silkroutes Group Limited has named Mr Ho Sheng as the new chairman of its board of directors. Mr Ho, who joined NSG's board as Lead Inde...

TTJ: Wins S$12 Million In New Projects In The Region.

07 Dec 2016 17:29

T T J Holdings Limited has secured new contracts worth $12 million in Singapore and Malaysia. With these, the Group's order book as at 7 Dec...

CITIC Envirotech: Consortium Won Tender For RMB3.2 Billion PPP Project In Shantou CITY, Guangdong Province, China.

07 Dec 2016 17:11

CITIC Envirotech Ltd. is pleased to announce that a consortium comprising CEL, Guangdong Keying Zhiran Environmental Co., Ltd and Zhongsheng...

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