Funds raised from Singapore IPOs halve in H1 2020: Deloitte

FUNDS raised from initial public offerings (IPOs) in Singapore fell 53.2 per cent to S$725 million in the first half of 2020, from S$1.55 billion a year ago, according to data from Deloitte on...

Covid-19 crisis makes 'going concern' calls more challenging

THE novel coronavirus, or Covid-19, is posing challenges for auditors when judging whether a company can continue trading as a going concern for the next 12 months.

MAS, Deloitte, S&P create prototype research platform for fintech investments

A NEW industry-wide digital research platform will help investors and financial institutions connect with fintech startups that they can partner with or invest in.

Budget 2018: Stagger GST hike, remove tax on basic necessities to cushion impact, says Deloitte

IF the Goods and Services Tax (GST) is raised in the upcoming Budget, the increase should be phased in gradually to lessen the impact on households, said professional services firm Deloitte.

3 Singapore players in Deloitte's 2017 ranking of fastest-growing tech firms in Asia-Pacific

THREE homegrown companies have made it to Deloitte's 2017 Asia Pacific Technology Fast 500 - an annual ranking that tracks the fastest-growing Asia-Pacific companies based on percentage fiscal...

Singapore a 'global leader' in embracing technology: Deloitte

SINGAPORE has been touted as a "global leader" when it comes to embracing technology in order to stay competitive and to drive economic growth for the long haul.

GST relief on goods below S$400 likely to go

THAT relief on goods and services tax (GST) that online shoppers enjoy when buying lower-priced goods from overseas? It will likely be scrapped, said panellists at a discussion on Wednesday.

Accounting Big Four gear up to support family businesses

IN THE increasingly competitive arena of support services aimed at small and medium enterprises (SMEs), the Big Four accounting firms here are flexing their muscles, with dedicated teams and expanded...