Small Caps

Seven companies that SPACs could target

ELIGIBLE companies in South-east Asia are fielding a frenzy of offers from blank-cheque vehicles listed in the US, as sponsors look towards the region to deploy capital before their two-year...

Which unicorn listings could GIC and Temasek stand to gain from?

TECH unicorns Gojek, Traveloka and Didi Chuxing are reportedly eyeing the public markets, and they have one thing in common – backing from Singapore’s state investors.

GIC, Temasek poised to reap capital gains bonanza from tech IPO season

SINGAPORE'S sovereign wealth fund GIC and state investor Temasek may make some sweet paper gains as tech firms backed by the two investment giants head for the public markets.

Singapore IPO pipeline looking robust, fuelled by Asia growth and US-China tensions

SINGAPORE may be a laggard in attracting blockbuster listings when compared to Hong Kong, but the pipeline for initial public offerings (IPOs) this year looks robust on renewed interest from...

Olam to list food ingredients business by 2022; reports S$87m H2 loss

AGRI-FOOD giant Olam International on Friday said it plans to list Olam Food Ingredients (OFI) by the first half of 2022 as part of its ongoing business reorganisation.

Aztech Global lodges preliminary prospectus for mainboard listing

AZTECH Group has lodged a preliminary prospectus for a mainboard listing of its technology unit, Aztech Global, on the Singapore Exchange (SGX), the conglomerate said on Wednesday.

Prestige Biopharma raises 453 billion won from Korean IPO

SINGAPORE-BASED biotech firm Prestige Biopharma has raised net proceeds of 453 billion won (S$539.9 million) from an initial public offering (IPO) on the Korea Exchange.

US-listed SPACs exploring S-E Asia for tech targets

THERE is growing interest among US-listed Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs) to acquire South-east Asian tech firms, thanks to investors' hunt for growth amid a slowing global economy,...

ThaiBev eyes listing of brewery unit on SGX, potentially biggest IPO in years

BEER and liquor giant Thai Beverage Public Co (ThaiBev)'s brewery unit is heading for a listing on the Singapore Exchange (SGX), Bloomberg reported.

Crescent Cove Advisors launching special purpose acquisition company to target S-E Asian tech firms

SAN FRANCISCO-based tech investment firm Crescent Cove Advisors, founded by Singaporean Heng Jun Hong, has filed confidentially to launch a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) targeting...