Ascendas Reit

SI Research: 3 Largest REITs, Better Than 2.5 Percent

Singaporeans appear to be getting better at putting their money to work. A recent report by the Central Provident Fund (CPF) showed that 78 percent of CPF investment scheme (CPFIS) members who invested their savings under the ordinary account (OA) made profits of more than the legislated minimum interest of 2.5 percent per annum for FY16.
CITYNEON

SI Research: Cityneon Holdings – Could Dinosaurs Pave The Way?

Entertainment has been around since the birth of the earliest human civilisations and it is inborne human nature to seek entertainment, which comes in various forms. Although the definition of entertainment is different amongst individuals, some of the most basic forms of entertainment are storytelling, music and drama.
Second chance

SI Research: Second Chance Properties – Will There Be Another Chance?

Singapore’s Presidential Election is around the corner, should there be more than one eligible contender, as incumbent President Tony Tan’s term ends on 31 August 2017. With the 2017 Presidential Election being reserved for Malay candidates, doors were shut on potential candidates of other races leaving them with much disappointment.
City dev

SI Research: City Developments – Ready For A Turnaround

The Straits Times Index (STI) has performed well this year, adding over 400 points to break the 3,300 mark, a level that was last seen in mid-2015. The top performing STI component stock, Yangzijiang Shipbuilding (Holdings), made headlines as recovery in demand for new bulk carriers turned the worst performing stock in 2016 into the top performer this year.
STARBURST

SI Research: Starburst Holdings – Great Opportunities Ahead

As policy makers plan a country’s budget for the year, cuts and increases to various sectors are common as the government address the country’s changing needs. However, it is notable that the amount of financial resources allocated to defence spending almost never decreases.
Courts Asia

SI Research: Courts Asia – A Bargain Opportunity?

Courts Asia (Courts), is a leading electrical, consumer electronics and furniture retailer in Southeast Asia. Having established a strong brand name in Singapore, the group has also expanded across the causeway and entered into the Indonesian market in 2014.