OUTLOOK 2019

THE JOB creation machinery, which has been cranking up in the second half of 2018, is likely to ease as it enters the new year when employers, faced with an uncertain economic outlook, balk at hiring...

SINGAPORE's finance companies are on a roll with loans boosted by the liberalised rules on lending to small and medium enterprises (SMEs)...

NOBLE SAGA

THE relisting of commodity-trader Noble Group will not proceed on Dec 11 as targeted, with the authorities' investigations having discovered that the to-be-relisted New Noble's net asset...

THE Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and Singapore Exchange Regulation (SGX Regco) have decided not to allow Noble Group (NGL) to transfer its listing status to New Noble as part of NGL’s...

THE Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) on Monday launched a S$30 million Cybersecurity Capabilities Grant to raise the cybersecurity capabilities of the financial sector and help financial...

THE audits conducted by accountants from the Singapore arm of EY on a subsidiary of commodity trader Noble Group for five financial years from 2012 to 2016 have come under review in a criminal probe.

WHILE Singapore's financial stability remains sound - whether in terms of corporate debt, the overall banking system or household borrowing - risks to global financial stability have increased...

GLOBAL private capital platform CapBridge has received the nod for its associated entity, CapBridge Platform, to operate a securities exchange known as 1exchange (1X), which will make it among the...

GLOBAL private capital platform CapBridge has received approval from the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) for its associated entity, CapBridge Platform, to operate a securities exchange as a...

NOBLE SAGA

ONE day after Singapore regulators launched an unprecedented tripartite probe into troubled Noble Group for suspected breaches of securities laws and accounting practices, there appears no clarity on...