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.
There’s no let-up for Asia this week with a plethora of potentially market-moving economic data and events on the calendar.
Australia rejected the $2.55 billion takeover of GrainCorp by Archer Daniels Midland, bowing to pressure from grain growers.
Singapore's initial public offering (IPO) market became the second largest in the world in the third quarter of this year.
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.
Muthukrishnan Ramaswami, President of the Singapore Exchange says securities and derivatives trading lifted Q3 earnings and he sees room for improvement in the bourse's primary activity. He sounds a cautious note on guidance.
Mapletree Trust CEO Cindy Chow tells CNBC why she is not fretting over fears of a property bubble in China and Hong Kong.
Lee Hsien Yang, the brother of Singapore's prime minister and chairman of Fraser and Neave (F&N), will enter a new chapter in his corporate life - and could well leave F&N - as the group looks set to be taken over by Thailand's third-richest man.
Muthukrishnan Ramaswami, President, Singapore Exchange discusses his firm's latest quarterly earnings. He says the pace of public listings on the SGX has been slow, but he remains hopeful it'll pick up.
India's BSE Ltd, the former Bombay Stock Exchange which has lost market share to rivals, has chosen 14 banks for a share offering planned for the first half of 2013.
Magnus Bocker, CEO, Singapore Exchange says Olam, like most Singaporean companies, has maintained a clean track record when it comes to the SGX's disclosure rules.
Magnus Bocker, CEO, Singapore Exchange tells CNBC the Singapore IPO pipeline is healthy with more listings to come, but explains why there is rising demand for issuance in the bond market.
*Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange. FACTORS TO WATCH* Infosys, India's no. 2 software services provider, will report September quarter earnings. *A committee, led by prime minister's Economic Advisory Council chief C. Rangarajan, will recommend lifting curbs on India's tightly controlled sugar sector.
*Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange. *Infosys, India's no. 2 software services will report September quarter earnings. Infosys is expected to post a 24.9 percent rise in profit in the quarter ended Sept. 30 to 23.8 billion rupees.
*The S&P 500 fell for a fourth day on Wednesday, weighed down by disappointing news from Chevron and Alcoa. *World Steel Association, a group representing global steel producers, holds a 2- day annual conference in New Delhi. *India's telecoms minister will attend a event organised by the mobile tower industry in New Delhi.
*Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange. *Asian shares tracked Wall Street lower on Thursday as weak forecasts from U.S. corporate bellwethers underscored concern over global demand, particularly from China, and kept oil and other commodity prices under pressure.