Singapore's bond market continues to sizzle
The local bond market continues to sizzle even as interest rates rise to multi-year highs. In the three weeks of March, over S$2.4 billion was raised from 16 issues against S$1.6 billion and 13 deals in the same period last year.
ANZ-Roy Morgan Singapore Consumer Confidence index hits 8-month high
The ANZ-Roy Morgan Singapore Consumer Confidence index rose 3.8 points in March to hit an eight-month high of 124.5 on expectations of better personal financial situations.
Singapore: Stocks inch higher in muted trading; Wall Street rebound expected
At the end of Wednesday's session in which the STI rose 5.76 points to 3,419.02, the year-to-date performance stands at just 1.6 per cent, feeble by most standard given zero interest rates and a supposedly recovering US economy.