Keppel DC Reit to raise S$473.8m to partially fund data centre acquisitions

KEPPEL DC Reit is planning to raise an estimated S$473.8 million to partially pay for the acquisition of two data centres, one of which Keppel Infrastructure Trust (KIT) has a 51 per cent stake in, its manager announced on Monday. 

Stocks to watch: Keppel DC Reit, Keppel Infrastructure Trust, Hupsteel, Tee International

THE following companies saw new developments that may affect trading of their shares on Monday:

Emirates applies to competition watchdog to stop flying Singapore-Brisbane route

EMIRATES has applied to the Competition and Consumer Commission of Singapore (CCCS) to withdraw entirely from its Singapore-Brisbane route, citing declining revenues and rising costs that have resulted in "substantial losses" on the route.

Singapore shares open higher on Friday; STI up 0.2% to 3,200.15

SINGAPORE shares edged higher on Friday morning, with the Straits Times Index gaining 0.2 per cent, or 5.19 points to 3,200.15 as at 9am. 

Stocks to watch: CDL, Dasin Retail Trust, AEM Holdings, Sakae

THE following companies saw new developments that may affect trading of their shares on Friday:

AEM Holdings gets S$280m in sales orders; raises revenue guidance for FY2019

EQUIPMENT manufacturer AEM Holdings has received sales orders worth S$280 million for delivery in fiscal year 2019 as of Sept 12. As such, the group is revising its expected revenue range to between S$285 million and S$305 million for FY2019. 

UOB to groom 50 next-generation entrepreneurs in new programme

UNITED Overseas Bank (UOB) will bring 50 next-generation Asian business leaders to China in November, for them to explore opportunities and connect with business leaders there.

Singapore stocks: STI resumes Wednesday afternoon at 3,188.06, up 1% on day

SINGAPORE shares resumed trading extending their advance on Wednesday afternoon, with the Straits Times Index up 1 per cent, or 32.35 points to 3,188.06 as at 1pm. 

China Taisan to wind up; liquidators from BDO appointed

THE High Court of Singapore has granted that mainboard-listed China Taisan Technology Group Holdings be wound up, with Leow Quek Shiong and Gary Loh of BDO appointed as the joint and several liquidators, the fabric marker announced in a regulatory filing on Wednesday.  

UOB launches initiative to help next generation leaders of Asia's family-led firms

UNITED Overseas Bank (UOB) will bring 50 next generation Asian business leaders to China in November this year, for them to explore opportunities and connect with local business leaders for knowledge sharing and collaboration.

Singapore stocks: STI resumes Tuesday afternoon at 3,156.15, up 0.3% on day

SINGAPORE shares resumed trading in positive territory on Tuesday, with the Straits Times Index rising 0.3 per cent, or 9.82 points to 3,156.15 as at 1.02pm.

Isetan calls for trading halt; shares soar 9.6% on news SGReit to buy over its Wisma Atria stake

JAPANESE department store operator Isetan Singapore on Tuesday afternoon requested a trading halt, pending the release of an announcement. This comes after its shares shot up by almost 10 per cent on the back of news that ...

Law firm Withers KhattarWong hires funds team headed by Daniel Yong

WITHERS KhattarWong LLP, the Singapore office of international law firm Withers, has hired private funds and cross-border investment specialist Daniel Yong as a partner, alongside a team of two associates. 

Capital World extends deadline for private investors to complete due diligence

PROPERTY firm Capital World has extended the deadline for two private investors to complete due diligence on the company by slightly more than a month to Oct 20, the Catalist-listed firm announced in an exchange filing late on Monday night. 

Singapore shares open higher on Friday; STI up 0.6% to 3,164.72

SINGAPORE shares opened higher on Friday, with the Straits Times Index rising 0.6 per cent, or 17.66 points to 3,164.72 as at 9.01am. 

Hanwha Investment & Securities invests US$4m in private capital platform CapBridge

SEOUL-BASED Hanwha Investment & Securities Co is investing US$4 million in CapBridge, a private capital platform backed by the Singapore Exchange (SGX), to promote the growth of the private markets ecosystem in South Korea and South-east Asia. 

Stocks to watch: ST Engineering, Yangzijiang, ESR-Reit, Fragrance Group

THE following companies saw new developments that may affect trading of their shares on Thursday:

HOT STOCKS

Most Jardine-linked stocks soar on extradition Bill withdrawal

STOCKS with significant exposure to Hong Kong - namely the Jardine-linked counters - soared on Wednesday on news that Carrie Lam, the territory's chief executive, would formally withdraw a controversial extradition bill that has sparked nearly three months of protests, and rocked the Asian...

Hot stock: Hongkong Land jumps 8% on news Carrie Lam is formally withdrawing extradition bill

SHARES in Jardine-owned property group Hongkong Land jumped by about 8 per cent on Wednesday, on the back of news that embattled Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam is formally withdrawing an extradition bill that has triggered months of unrest, and thrown the city into its worst crisis in decades.

Singapore stocks: STI resumes Wednesday afternoon at 3,108.84, up 0.6% on day

SINGAPORE stocks resumed trading in positive territory on Wednesday afternoon, with the Straits Times Index rising 0.6 per cent, or 18.21 points to 3,108.84 as at 1pm.

Top 30 stocks by turnover outpace STI in first 8 months of 2019: SGX

SINGAPORE'S 30 most actively traded stocks by turnover more than doubled the Straits Times Index's (STI) gain with average total returns of 11.5 per cent in the first eight months this year, the Singapore Exchange (SGX) said in a market update report on Wednesday. The benchmark index generated a...

32 shophouses along Lavender St, Serangoon Rd for sale with S$138m guide price

A PORTFOLIO of 32 freehold city-fringe shophouses located along Lavender Street and Serangoon Road has been launched for sale by public tender at a guide price of S$138 million, marketing agent JLL announced on Wednesday. 

Singapore shares open lower on Wednesday; STI down 0.2% to 3,085.86

SINGAPORE shares opened lower on Wednesday, with the Straits Times Index losing 0.2 per cent, or 4.77 points to 3,085.86 as at 9.01am. 

Stocks to watch: China Jinjiang Environment, Cache Logistics Trust, Bonvests, Nordic Group

THE following companies saw new developments that may affect trading of their shares on Wednesday: 

Ex-Pokka CEO not key man behind IPO, says sponsor; CAD probe ongoing

PRIMEPARTNERS Corporate Finance, as sponsor of Singapore-listed coffee shop operator Kimly, on Tuesday said the latter's executive director Vincent Chia was the key person in the company's initial public offering (IPO) - in response to queries from the Singapore Exchange (SGX).