Jan 16, 2021 06:22 AM

Europe: Stocks end four weeks of gains on lockdown, vaccine worries

[BENGALURU] European stocks snapped four weeks of gains on Friday, as the prospect of tighter lockdowns, slow...

Jan 15, 2021 03:07 PM

iFast responds to SGX query, cites contract bids, news and industry reports

IFAST has responded to the Singapore Exchange's (SGX) earlier query on its share price movements, saying it has...

Jan 15, 2021 02:17 PM

Tokyo: Nikkei snaps winning streak on profit-taking

[TOKYO] Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei index closed lower on Friday, snapping a five-day winning streak, as investors...

Jan 15, 2021 02:07 PM

Australia: Shares pare gains as health stocks offset US stimulus boost

[BENGALURU] Australian shares pared early gains to end steady on Friday as investors lapped up US President-elect...

Jan 15, 2021 01:12 PM

Asia: Markets mixed after Biden unveils huge stimulus plan

[HONG KONG] Joe Biden's US$1.9 trillion stimulus proposal was met with a shrug in Asia on Friday as observers said...

Jan 15, 2021 11:08 AM

Hot stock: iFast surges more than 5.5%, prompting SGX query

SHARES of wealth management platform iFast Corp surged S$0.24 or 5.5 per cent to S$4.59 as at 9.45am on Friday,...

Jan 15, 2021 10:25 AM

Xiaomi dives 11% in Hong Kong after US blacklisting

[HONG KONG] Shares in Chinese technology giant Xiaomi collapsed more than 11 per cent in Hong Kong trade on Friday...

Jan 15, 2021 09:43 AM

Singapore stocks open lower on Friday; STI down 0.2%

SINGAPORE shares dipped at the opening bell on Friday, pulling back slightly from Thursday's close at 3,000 points,...

Jan 15, 2021 09:42 AM

Hong Kong: Stocks start Friday's session on back foot

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks opened lower on Friday as traders gave a shrug to Joe Biden's US$1.9 trillion stimulus...

Jan 15, 2021 09:40 AM

Playtika prices US$1.88 b IPO above target range: sources

[BENGALURU] Mobile gaming company Playtika Holding Corp on Thursday sold shares in its US initial public offering...

Jan 15, 2021 09:30 AM

New Zealand central bank says cyberattack resulted in 'significant data breach'

[SYDNEY] The Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) on Friday said an investigation into the cyberattack that hacked its...