Singapore Exchange releases market statistics for December 2019

SINGAPORE: Singapore Exchange (SGX) continues to serve as a trusted global marketplace across multiple asset classes, with increased institutional participation in its foreign exchange (FX) derivatives outside of Asian trading hours, its bellwether iron ore futures capping the year with record volumes, as well as a second consecutive month of… Continue reading

SGX licenses its iEdge-FactSet Global Internet Index to Nikko Asset Management

SINGAPORE: Singapore Exchange (SGX) announced it is licensing its iEdge-FactSet Global Internet Index to Nikko Asset Management (Nikko AM). Nikko AM, one of Asia’s largest asset managers, will adopt the index for exchange-traded fund (ETF) listing. Thematic investing is growing rapidly, as investors aim to capitalise on long-term, macro-economic themes… Continue reading

SGX welcomes Lendlease Global Commercial REIT to mainboard

SINGAPORE: Singapore Exchange (SGX) has welcomed Lendlease Global Commercial REIT to its Mainboard under the stock code “JYEU”. Lendlease Global Commercial REIT opened at S$0.935 Wednesday. Lendlease Global Commercial REIT has an initial portfolio of a retail property in Singapore, 313@somerset, as well as a freehold Grade A office property,… Continue reading

SGX to launch price collars for opening, midday and closing auctions

SINGAPORE: Singapore Exchange (SGX) plans to introduce price collars during the securities market opening, midday and closing auction routines so as to guard against risk of severe price dislocations during auctions. This follows support from a majority of respondents to a public consultation on the matter, where price collars and… Continue reading

SGX invests in fintech Smartkarma, advances investment research

SINGAPORE: Singapore Exchange (SGX) has announced a strategic investment in Smartkarma, a Singapore-based fintech that is building a global presence with its pioneering investment research platform. This investment comes on the back of a growing trend towards self-directed and independent research, creating growth opportunities for Smartkarma’s platform that facilitates the… Continue reading

SGX welcomes ST Food Group to Catalist

SINGAPORE: Singapore Exchange (SGX) has welcomed ST Group Food Industries Holdings Limited to its Catalist under the stock code “DRX”.   ST Group Food Industries Holdings Limited opened at S$0.28 today. Headquartered in Australia, ST Group Food Industries Holdings Limited owns exclusive franchise and license rights to six internationally popular food… Continue reading

SGX realigns business and client organisation to grow and scale asset classes

SINGAPORE: Singapore Exchange (SGX) announced a new organization structure that capitalises on its strength as an international multi-asset exchange, to pursue growth opportunities and build scale in multiple asset classes. Effective 1 July 2019, four business and client units will report to the CEO –Fixed Income, Currencies and Commodities; Equities… Continue reading

SGX welcomes Astrea V private equity bond retail offering

SINGAPORE: Singapore Exchange (SGX) Friday welcomed the listing of Astrea V Private Equity (PE) Class A-1 bonds issued by Astrea V Pte Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Azalea Asset Management Pte. Ltd., which is itself wholly owned by Temasek Holdings (Private) Limited. The Astrea V PE bonds began trading… Continue reading

SGX welcomes TrickleStar Limited to Catalist

SINGAPORE: Singapore Exchange (SGX) has welcomed TrickleStar Limited to its Catalist under the stock code “CYW”.  TrickleStar Limited opened at S$0.265 on Tuesday. [the_ad id=”31605″]TrickleStar Limited designs and supplies affordable, simple and easy-to-use energy-saving products to help consumers reduce energy consumption in their homes and workplaces. Its portfolio of energy-saving… Continue reading

SGX welcomes DA Financial Services as Derivatives Trading Member

SINGAPORE: Singapore Exchange (SGX) Friday welcomed DA Financial Services (S) Pte. Ltd. as a Trading Member of its derivatives market. [the_ad id=”31605″]Established in 2016, DA Financial Services (S) Pte. Ltd. (Singapore) is a subsidiary of DA International Financial Services Ltd. (Hong Kong), which is approved by the Securities and Futures… Continue reading