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Straits Times Index 3,447.02 0.01
Volume Value Rise Fall Unchanged
1,206.2M 892.9M 174 207 908
Hang Seng Index 25,082.75 181.86
KLCI 1,826.31 -4.47
Nikkei 225 19,034.84 -172.15
South Korea KOSPI 2,028.45 -12.58
Name Last Done Chg
Polaris 0.021 +0.005
SinoConstruction 0.050 +0.003
KLW 0.015 -
Rowsley 0.188 +0.005
HSI24000MBePW150528 0.065 -0.011
IHC 0.285 -
Jaya 0.027 +0.007
Noble 0.915 -0.005
Advance SCT^ 0.001 -
Rowsley W161003 0.034 +0.001
HSI25000MBeCW150429 0.119 +0.015
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Updated: 01 Apr 2015 18:05 (Quotes are 10 mins delayed)


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2014 Full Year Financial Results Briefing

Market News

Equity markets could face a difficult year in 2015

FOR several years equity markets have been able to weather various geopolitical concerns, ranging from worries that Greece's financial... All eyes on Kenya: The next big oil exporter

All eyes on Kenya: The next big oil exporter

Not even the specter of a spillover of Islamic extremism from Somalia can dampen the atmosphere in Kenya, where commercial oil production... ETFs gaining favour over traditional investment funds

ETFs gaining favour over traditional investment funds

[LONDON] The blossoming love affair with index-based investing and exchange-traded funds is sweeping aside more traditional investment... Bond market to benefit from Shanghai-HK stock link

Bond market to benefit from Shanghai-HK stock link

CHINA'S plan to give foreign investors unprecedented access to mainland equities through the Shanghai-Hong Kong exchange link has JPMorgan...

Average 9.6% YTD total return for S'pore office Reits

SINGAPORE-listed office real estate investment trusts (Reits) have generated an average year-to-date return of 9.6 per cent and a median...


Goldman economist says Fed hike likely late 2015 or early 2016

01 Apr 2015 22:03

[STONE MOUNTAIN] Goldman Sachs Economist Jan Hatzius said on Wednesday he believed the Federal Reserve will likely raise interest rates late...

Malaysia's top banks offer US$865m Islamic financing for Cititower

01 Apr 2015 21:58

[KUALA LUMPUR] The investment banks of Malaysia's two largest lenders by assets, Malayan Banking Bhd and CIMB Group Holdings Bhd, have signe...

Update: Keppel Land's Alpha said to sell stake in Singapore tower

01 Apr 2015 21:50

[SINGAPORE] Keppel Land Ltd's investment company is planning to sell its 50 per cent stake in Capital Square, a 16- story building in Singap...

US: Wall St dips at open after ADP report

01 Apr 2015 21:45

[NEW YORK] US stocks dipped at the open on Wednesday as a weaker-than-expected report on private sector employment raised concerns that Frid...

Keppel Land said to sell 50% stake in Singapore's Capital Square

01 Apr 2015 21:43

[SINGAPORE] Keppel Land Ltd's investment company is planning to sell its 50 per cent stake in Capital Square, a 16- story building in Singap...

UAE airlines say no safety concerns after air traffic 'incident'

01 Apr 2015 21:41

[DUBAI] UAE carriers Emirates Airlines and Etihad Airways said on Wednesday an investigation is underway after two of their planes apparentl...

India central bank says rupee transactions will not be allowed in international centres

01 Apr 2015 21:07

[MUMBAI] Banks which want to set up units within the special financial zones being created in India will only be allowed to transact in non-...

US private sector adds 189,000 jobs in March: ADP

01 Apr 2015 20:32

[NEW YORK] US private employers added 189,000 jobs last month, below economists' expectations and the lowest since January 2014, a report by...

Malaysia's Anwar loses parliament seat after pardon bid rejected

01 Apr 2015 20:20

[KUALA LUMPUR Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim has lost his parliamentary seat after a petition for a royal pardon for his sodomy c...

LHN launches first IPO of 2015, to raise S$17 million

01 Apr 2015 20:12

LHN Limited on Wednesday launched the first initial public offering (IPO) of the year, bringing an end to a three-month dearth of new listin...

Germany says must study crash before considering air safety changes

01 Apr 2015 19:46

[BERLIN] Germany will wait for investigations into last week's airliner crash to be completed and could then decide to make changes to air s...

Malaysia's CIMB says no longer advising on sale of 1MDB power unit

01 Apr 2015 19:37

[KUALA LUMPUR] CIMB Group Holdings Bhd, Malaysia's second-largest bank by assets, said on Wednesday it is no longer advising on the sale of ...

SGX panel completes probe into trading breakdown

01 Apr 2015 18:15

The investigation into the trading breakdown at Singapore Exchange (SGX) in November last year has been completed, with the SGX board commit...

Singapore bond issuances hit S$3 billion in March

01 Apr 2015 18:11

Strong demand for Singapore dollar bonds has pushed issuances in March to hit S$3 billion, 20 per cent higher than the same month last year ...

Lufthansa CEO says will take long time to understand crash

01 Apr 2015 17:53

[BERLIN] Lufthansa said on Wednesday it will take a long while to establish the events that led to the Germanwings plane crash last week. "W...

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Sincap: Termination Of Share Placement & Acquisition Of 59% Stake In 1 Richardson.

01 Apr 2015 18:04

The Placement Agreement and SPA has been terminated in accordance with the terms thereof...

SGX: Board Committee Of Inquiry Submits Breakdown Investigation Report To SGX Board & MAS.

01 Apr 2015 17:58

The SGX Board Committee of Inquiry has completed its investigations into the 5 November 2014 breakdown in the securities and derivatives mar...

Amara: First Hotel In Thailand.

01 Apr 2015 17:57

Amara Bangkok celebrates soft opening with attractive promotional rates from Baht 2558 until April 30, 2015...

IPC: Mandatory Conditional Cash offer At S$0.17 Per Offer Share By Mr. Oei Hong Leong.

01 Apr 2015 17:50

CIMB Bank Berhad, Singapore Branch wishes to announce, for and on behalf of Mr. Oei Hong Leong, that the Offeror intends to make a mandatory...

Linc Energy: Enters Into Receivables Transaction.

01 Apr 2015 17:47

Linc Energy has entered into a Receivable Factoring Facility Agreement with a third party Financial Institution in relation to the second tr...

HLH: 1 For 20 Share Consolidation.

01 Apr 2015 17:43

HLH Group Limited is proposing to consolidate every 20 ordinary shares in the capital of the Company into 1 ordinary share...

Rex: Lime Petroleum Norway To Increase Stake In PL616 In North Sea From 5% To 15%.

01 Apr 2015 17:40

Haribo prospect scheduled to be drilled in June 2015. Two small oil/gas discoveries in the licence under evaluation. Additional stake in lic...

IEV: Secures 5 New Contracts Under Its Marine Growth Control Business Unit Worth US$1.75 Million.

01 Apr 2015 17:37

IEV Holdings Limited's wholly-owned subsidiary, IEV International Limited, and its associated company, IEV (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd, have collecti...

QT Vascular: Announces Chocolate PTA Catheter Shonin Submitted In Japan.

01 Apr 2015 17:24

Incidence of peripheral vascular disease and interventional treatments growing in Japan. Chocolate PTA catheter has been shown to reduce the...

AusGroup: US$20 Million 3-Year Term Loan & A$76.5 Banker Guarantee Facility With DBS.

01 Apr 2015 15:33

AusGroup Limited has entered in a facility agreement for a US$20 million 3 year term loan and A$76,500,000 Banker Guarantee facility with DB...

SGX: Steps Up Investor Education With StockWhiz & e-Tutorials.

01 Apr 2015 13:38

Following the previous success of SGX's StockWhiz trading competition, SGX is once again launching StockWhiz this year. StockWhiz 2015 will ...

ICP: Tiaro Coal Placed Into Voluntary Administration On 31 March 2015.

01 Apr 2015 13:36

ICP Ltd. wishes to announce that following the consideration of its financial position, Tiaro Coal Limited, an associate, has been placed in...

Frasers Centrepoint: Builders Being Sought For New Port Coogee Shopping Centre.

01 Apr 2015 13:29

Construction on a new shopping centre at Port Coogee is expected within months after a strong response to calls for expressions of interest ...

Keppel Land: Trading Suspended From 1 April 2015.

01 Apr 2015 13:25

Loss of public float as Keppel Corporation Limited has succeeded in holding 95.1% of the total number of shares, excluding treasury shares, ...

SingHaiyi: Disposal Of 90% Stake In 235 Balestier Road For S$16.4 Million.

01 Apr 2015 13:20

SingHaiyi Group Ltd. has on 31 March 2015 entered into a binding Memorandum of Understanding with Ang Cheng Guan Construction Pte Ltd of 10 ...

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30 Mar 2015 09:25:39

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