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AMONG the Singapore banks, UOB is generally seen to be more conservative in its wealth management (WM) pursuits, with a considerably smaller - and organically built - franchise when compared...

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WITH the recent launches of real estate investment trust (Reit) regimes in the Philippines and India, and with China slated to launch its own pilot programme for Reits at the end of this year,...

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AS THE pandemic brought the travel industry to a screeching halt in H1 2020, the International Air Transport Association (Iata) was hopeful that international travel would start picking up again...

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MOST investors would agree that the Singapore Exchange (SGX) has fared well in its dogged execution of a multi-asset strategy - rapidly growing its derivatives market as well as its market data...

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TWO years after it raised nearly S$10 million in an initial public offering, and just eight months after it raised another S$3.8 million from a rights issue, e-commerce services provider Synagie...

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THE Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and Singapore Exchange Regulation (SGX RegCo) could be on the verge of getting drawn into the controversial proposed merger of Sabana Shari'ah Compliant...

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THE S$0.65-a-share privatisation offer for Teckwah Industrial Corp by its three major shareholders comes at a good premium over Teckwah's all-time close of S$0.555.

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SINGAPORE is pressing on with its goal of rolling out nationwide standalone 5G networks from next year on, with full coverage by end-2025 - Covid-19 pandemic notwithstanding.

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IF a sponsor of a company listed on Singapore Exchange (SGX)'s Catalist board is effectively the first line of defence - or frontline regulator - then the sponsor's commercial and regulatory roles...

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WAS a surge in private home sales in the last two weeks of June purely an expression of pent-up demand, following the second phase of Singapore's reopening after the circuit- breaker partial...