There’s no let-up for Asia this week with a plethora of potentially market-moving economic data and events on the calendar.» Read More
The bourse told investors that they should be careful when dealing in the shares of Ziwo Holdings Ltd and Giken Sakata Ltd.. Shares in Ziwo, which makes materials used in furniture upholstery, rose more than 130 percent over the course of Tuesday and Wednesday, from S $0.04 to as high as S $0.104.
SINGAPORE, Feb 7- Singapore's central bank and Singapore Exchange Ltd on Friday announced proposals on new trading rules. The changes proposed jointly by the Monetary Authority of Singapore and Singapore Exchange are listed below.
SINGAPORE, Feb 7- Singapore has proposed a major shake up of its stock market rules following a penny stock scandal which hit trading volumes on Southeast Asia's largest bourse that has recently struggled to attract big share listings like its rival in Hong Kong.
SINGAPORE, Feb 7- Singapore is proposing wide-scale reforms to its equity market rules in the wake of a penny stock scandal, its central bank and stock exchange announced on Friday.
SINGAPORE, Dec 4- The Hong Kong bourse plans to build up its commodity business by co-listing global benchmarks in metals and other products and matching them with key contracts traded on China's exchanges, its CEO said.
Asia has long been the fastest growing demand region for the raw materials to power economic growth, but has mostly priced the purchases against benchmarks like Brent crude, London Metal Exchange copper or New York cotton.
Last month, Blumont Group Ltd, Asiasons Capital Ltd and LionGold Corp Ltd- three firms interlinked by cross shareholdings and common officers- lost a combined market value of about S $8 billion in just three days of trading.
NEW YORK, Nov 25- Nasdaq OMX Group Inc said on Monday Eric Noll, the exchange operator's top internal candidate to replace Chief Executive Robert Greifeld, is leaving to become chief executive of brokerage and financial technology firm ConvergEx.
NEW YORK, Nov 25- Nasdaq OMX Group Inc executive Eric Noll, the exchange operator's top internal candidate to replace Chief Executive Robert Greifeld, is leaving to take a job in private equity, according to sources with knowledge of the matter.
SINGAPORE/ LONDON, Nov xx- China is making its third attempt in two years to have a bigger say in pricing iron ore.
*Stress tests show risks to Singapore banks are manageable. SINGAPORE, Nov 14- Singapore needs to narrow its huge current account surplus further and the International Monetary Fund supports the government's plans to raise public spending on infrastructure and social services, the IMF said on Thursday.
SINGAPORE/ YANGON, Nov 12- At Yangon International airport, large blue and white signs in the arrival and departure halls promote Singapore's stock exchange as the go-to destination for Myanmar businesses seeking capital.
LAUNCESTON, Australia, Oct 31- It's two weeks since China's first iron ore futures contract started trading and so far volumes and open interest are robust and prices are slightly lower.
SINGAPORE, Oct 24- Singapore's central bank and stock market operator are conducting an extensive review of recent share price volatility in three inter-linked Singapore companies, which wiped out billions of dollars in combined market value from the firms.
SINGAPORE, Oct 24- Singapore's central bank said it is conducting an extensive review with Singapore Exchange Ltd of recent share price volatility in three inter-linked Singapore companies, but said the operations and financial positions of broking firms exposed to those stocks remain sound.
*Blumont, Asiasons, LionGold shares extend slide on Monday. SINGAPORE, Oct 7- Three Singapore-listed companies resumed their steep decline on Monday as trading halts were lifted- suspensions which have raised more questions than answers about the stocks as well as how the country's exchange regulates sudden price moves.
*Blumont, Asiasons shares extend steep slide on Monday. SINGAPORE, Oct 7- Two Singapore-listed companies resumed their steep decline on Monday as trading halts were lifted- suspensions which have raised more questions than answers about the stocks as well as how the country's exchange regulates sudden price moves.
Sept 20- For more than two years, a recurring question has gnawed at the board of Nasdaq OMX Group Inc: If Chief Executive Bob Greifeld were to leave, who would step into his shoes?
Singapore's REITs, already taking a hit from rising interest rates and tapering expectations, may have further room to fall, possibly even crimping the city-state's IPO pipeline.
Magnus Bocker, CEO of the Singapore Exchange shares the company's plans going forward and talks about the IPO slowdown in the region.