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Volatile session as STI sinks into the red

Market volume poor at S$782 million, on cautious trading ahead of the UK's "Brexit" vote

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RISK on or risk off? Clearly, traders in the local market on Wednesday were unable to decide, as the Straits Times Index (STI) first shot up by 26 points to an intraday high of 2,815 before dropping alarmingly back to 2,786.13 at the close, for a net loss of 3.32 points for the day.