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SGX to introduce circuit breakers in Feb

They will apply to 80% of the market, including all counters priced 50¢ and above

Mr Ramaswami: 'It's (circuit breaker) a good thing to have. After an industry-level test on Jan 11, we are confident the infrastructure and brokers are ready.' - FILE PHOTO

[SINGAPORE] Market watchers who have been lobbying for circuit breakers to be introduced in the local stock market will soon have their way. The Singapore Exchange (SGX) said yesterday that circuit breakers will make their appearance here from Feb 24. Circuit breakers will apply to all Straits