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Singapore healthcare stocks outdo global index

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The new head of Singapore Exchange Ltd, which was hit hard in its derivatives trading by China's economic slowdown, could face his toughest questions yet at an annual shareholders' meeting on Wednesday as pressure mounts to find new sources of revenue.

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WHILE the local bourse may be anaemic, healthcare stocks are growing from strength to strength, beating the year-to-date total return and average dividend yield of a global healthcare index, said a Singapore Exchange (SGX) "My Gateway" report.

The SGX Healthcare Index