Singapore Shares Likely To Remain Rangebound

The Singapore stock market has moved lower in back-to-back sessions, easing almost 5 points or 0.2 percent in that span. The Straits Times Index now rests just above the 3,235-point and it may extend its losses on Wednesday. The global forecast for the ... ( read original story ...)

Wanted Singapore bank robber gets jail in Bangkok

The Criminal Court has sentenced a Canadian wanted in Singapore for robbing a bank to 14 months imprisonment on currency and money laundering charges. David James Roach, 28, fled to Thailand after allegedly robbering a bank in Singapore last year. ( read original story ...)

Thais jail Singapore bank ‘note’ robber for 14 months

A Thai court on Tuesday sentenced a Canadian man to 14 months in jail for crimes linked to a rare bank robbery in Singapore where he allegedly used nothing more than a threatening note to steal $22,000. According to authorities in Singapore, a city-state ... ( read original story ...)

Losses May Accelerate For Singapore Bourse

The Singapore stock market on Monday snapped the three-day winning streak in which it had advanced more than 35 points or 1.1 percent. The Straits Times Index now rests just beneath the 3,240-point and it may take further damage on Tuesday. The global ... ( read original story ...)

Singapore Shares May Add To Winning Streak

The Singapore stock market has climbed higher in three straight trading days, adding more than 35 points or 1.1 percent along the way. The Straits Times Index now rests just above the 3,240-point plateau and it's called higher again on Monday. The global ... ( read original story ...)

The Weekly Nibble: Is the Local Stock Market Cheap Currently?

3. Are Singapore Stocks Expensive Or Cheap Currently? We should always be mindful of the value of stocks when investing. On that note, my fellow Fool Chong Ser Jing recently investigated the local stock market to see if it is cheap or expensive now. ( read original story ...)

Indonesia’s Mandiri eyes S’pore private banking business

Indonesia's largest lender Bank Mandiri wants a piece of the lucrative private banking business in Singapore, particularly the accounts of wealthy Indonesian clients. Recent reforms in Indonesia, including a successful tax amnesty, have made ultra-rich ... ( read original story ...)

Singapore to pave the way for tech startup IPOs

Singapore is paving the way for promising technology companies in the country to go public through an agreement inked between the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) and Singapore Exchange (SGX), the largest bourse in Southeast Asia. By submitting ... ( read original story ...)

The Fintech World Series: Singapore

The ABS (the Association of Banks in Singapore) have strived to assist the fintech sector by providing a string of industry guidelines on this page, the attached PDFs included covering ‘Finance-as-a-Service: API PlayBook’, blockchain and its ... ( read original story ...)

The Singapore Stock Market For The Week: A Blue-Chip Recap

Over the past week, Singapore’s stock market benchmark, the Straits Times Index (SGX: ^STI), climbed by 0.6% to close at 3,240 points. SATS, which provides institutional and airline food catering services as well as airport and cruise terminal services ... ( read original story ...)

Higher Open Called For Singapore Stock Market

( - The Singapore stock market has tracked higher in back-to-back sessions, gathering more than 30 points or 1 percent along the way. The Straits Times Index now rests just above the 3,235-point plateau and it's looking at another firm lead for ... ( read original story ...)

SGX wants more tech startups to launch IPOs in Singapore

The local stock exchange inked a deal with Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) to create a streamlined pathway for technology firms to leverage private and public capital markets in Singapore more efficiently for expansion. With the signing of the ... ( read original story ...)

Bank of Singapore to keep hiring in hunt for growth: Bahren

SINGAPORE — Bank of Singapore (BOS), which recently broke into the ranks of Asia’s top 10 private banks, intends to keep hiring more relationship managers and focus on serving a wealthier bracket of customers to keep expanding its assets under management. ( read original story ...)