Singapore Exchange

SGX to stay open and accessible

SINGAPORE Exchange (SGX) on Friday said its securities and derivatives markets will remain open and accessible as Singapore closes most workplaces for a month from Tuesday.

Betting on the market's daily ups and downs

WIDER uncertainty in capital markets, a result of Covid-19, has brought to the fore some investment tools that local traders are using to bet on intraday or short-term moves.

Using trading tools to beat market volatility caused by Covid-19

THE brutality of the stock market sell-off as a result of Covid-19 pandemic has been so extreme and rare in its breadth and velocity that not many would venture into the market, if not to take...

SGX will not ban bearish bets, priority is to keep markets accessible

SINGAPORE Exchange (SGX) will not restrict bearish bets even as several European exchanges as well as Bursa Malaysia have banned short-selling amid abnormally high market volatility.

Covid-19 stress brings out latent muscle in SGX

SINGAPORE Exchange (SGX) is having an extraordinary run as heightened uncertainties brought by the Covid-19 pandemic have led to record trading on multiple fronts in a market often slighted as...

SGX issues AGM guide to listed firms which factors in health advisories

AS two-thirds of listed companies in Singapore prepare for their 2020 annual general meeting (AGM), the Singapore Exchange Regulation (SGX RegCo) on Thursday unveiled a list of precautionary...

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.