Understanding And Using The STI

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Understanding And Using The STI” by Cai HaoXiang was first published in The Business Times on 28 Jan 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
The Straits Times Index is a gauge of investor confidence and a benchmark to compare other products with, and to invest in, …

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Bonus Issues

What are Bonus Issues?
Bonus Issues, also known as Scrip Issue or Capitalisation Issue, are an issue of free additional shares to the existing shareholders of the company in direct proportion to their existing shareholding in the company. For instance, a 1-for-5 Bonus Issue will entitle an existing shareholder to receive …

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