Singapore skyline

IG: 2017, The Year For The Straits Times Index?

Over the course of 1Q17, indices appear to be gaining the market’s attention. Specifically amongst Asian bourses, the local Straits Times Index (STI) had risen to be one of the top performers, ending the first quarter up 10.2 percent and printing the best quarterly performance since 2012.

Noble Group Shareholders Revolt At Special General Meeting

Business Times Singapore reported a few hours earlier: "Noble Group: Many shareholders of the commodity trader walked out of its special general meeting on Friday in protest against its share consolidation move, after their request to have the resolution postponed was rejected. Still, the resolution was passed, with 99.73 percent of votes cast in favour of it."
Hatten Land

SI Research: Deep Value Found Within Hatten Land

In a reverse takeover (RTO) move, Mainboard-listed VGO Corp issued 1.2 billion shares at 32.5 cents each, or $386 million in total, to Malaysia-based Hatten Group whereby the latter will own 92.8 percent of the Singapore-listed entity. The Hatten Group is owned by the Tan Brothers, Dato Colin Tan and Dato Edwin Tan.
Capital City

SI Research: Investing In Capital City Group’s Business Model

What do most people look out for when buying a property? Location, location and location! This is a term, according to language expert William Safire, coined by British real estate tycoon Lord Harold Samuel in his obituary when the latter passed away in 1987.