THE Ascott Limited, CapitaLand's wholly owned serviced residence business unit, secured contracts to manage six properties with more than 1,200 units in China...

THE following companies made announcements before the market opened on Thursday that could affect the trading of their shares:

QT Vascular entered into a bond payment and share issuance deed for the first tranche of the US$13.14 million 8 per cent convertible bonds due 2017/2018.

CITY Developments Limited (CDL) announced on Thursday that it has signed an agreement to invest 72 million yuan (S$14.8 million) for a 24 per cent stake in Distrii, an operator of co-working spaces...

PRIVATE equity firm Warburg Pincus is ramping up to become a major logistics player. On Wednesday, its subsidiary announced an acquisition of 80 per cent of the manager of Cambridge Industrial Trust...

HOCK LOCK SIEW

AHEAD of the Year of the Rooster, some analysts have urged investors to wake up to the promise that resurgent oil prices may augur for listed counters in the oil and gas-driven sectors.

WITH industrial properties increasingly up for sale in the market, AIMS AMP Capital Industrial Reit (AA Reit) is currently evaluating one single property and one portfolio of properties in Singapore.

PROPERTY firm Straits Trading Company on Wednesday said it plans to buy for 925 million yen (S$11.6 million) the rights to a rental residential property in Osaka, Japan.

CAPITALAND Commercial Trust (CCT) is seeing more negative rental reversions amid a short-term oversupply of new offices and keen competition among office landlords.

DBS and Visa on Wednesday unveiled a new overseas payment solution for travellers and online shoppers, using the DBS Visa Debit card and the bank's Multi-Currency Account (MCA)...