Singapore Exchange

Credit ratings, bond insurance were no protection in 2008 crisis

SOME of the proposals that the retail bonds working group is studying seem to be mechanisms that were in place in the United States more than a decade ago, but which not only did little to stop...

SGX RegCo seeks to revise listing rules for more power, enforcement

SINGAPORE Exchange Regulation (SGX RegCo) is seeking to revise the listing rules for more powers to deal with potential misconduct and to protect shareholder interest, especially in the area of...

Female representation in boardroom needs wholehearted buy-in from all

AT THE unveiling of the Singapore Board of Directors Survey 2019, Singapore Regulation (SGX RegCo) head of listings and compliance June Sim said "the industrial sector doesn't like women".

'IPOs are not the goal, but milestones on road to profitability'

THE worst possible thing a startup entrepreneur can do is to see an initial public offering (IPO) as an endpoint, said Mohamed Nasser Ismail, global head of equity capital markets at the Singapore...

SGX eyes smaller deals as bourse mergers implode

[SINGAPORE] As global bourses come to terms with the failure of the latest mega-merger, Singapore Exchange (SGX) is sticking to its incremental approach.

SGX to propose scrapping rule on minimum trading price: sources

SINGAPORE Exchange Regulation (SGX RegCo) plans to seek public feedback on a proposal to scrap the minimum trading price (MTP) requirement for Mainboard-listed companies, The Business Times has...

Ayondo goes ahead with controversial move to sell UK unit

CATALIST-listed Ayondo has gone ahead to seal a deal to sell its UK-based investment firm despite the deal coming under the scrutiny of the Singapore Exchange's regulation unit (SGX RegCo).

YuuZoo: A ghost trapped in suspension

AFTER almost a year of ongoing investigation by the Commercial Affairs Department (CAD), YuuZoo Networks Group Corp has thrown in the towel in Singapore and ceased operations here.

Shareholder e-voting on agenda as Singapore trials blockchain-based system

INVESTORS who are unable to attend shareholder meetings may soon be able to do so when a game-changing electronic voting system goes live nationwide following a trial that is taking place now.

Sim Leisure Group ends debut on Catalist 23% lower at S$0.169

PENANG theme park developer Sim Leisure Group (SLG) made its Catalist debut on the Singapore bourse on Friday, opening at S$0.17 - 22.7 per cent lower than its initial public offering (IPO) price...

Sim Leisure Group debuts on Catalist at S$0.17 apiece

PENANG theme park developer Sim Leisure Group (SLG) made its Catalist debut on the Singapore bourse on Friday, opening at S$0.17 apiece - 22.7 per cent lower than its initial public offering (IPO...