Raising The Bar For SGX Delistings

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This article “Raising The Bar For SGX Delistings” by Goh Eng Yeow was first published in The Sunday Times on 11 Sep 2017 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Current rules may not do enough to protect minority shareholders from being squeezed out
Almost 5,000 investors were apparently caught still holding Aztech Holdings …

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Sniffing Out Good Investment Opportunities

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Sniffing Out Good Investment Opportunities” by Goh Eng Yeow was first published in The Straits Times on 17 Apr 2017 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
The best time to do so is at an AGM, which gives an investor access to a firm’s board
For investors, one success story …

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Fewer Compliance Rules, Not More, Is What Firms Need

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Fewer Compliance Rules, Not More, Is What Firms Need” by Goh Eng Yeow was first published in The Straits Times on 13 Mar 2017 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
More onerous rules could add to costs, distract management from growth focus
Anyone who has run a listed firm in the …

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Dual-Class Shares – A Must Or A Bust?

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This article “Dual-Class Shares – A Must Or A Bust?” by Grace Leong was first published in The Straits Times on 14 Sep 2016 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Retail investors’ rights must be protected as such shares concentrate power in select few
The recent moves by the Singapore Exchange (SGX) towards …

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It Pays To Take That SGX Query Seriously

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “It Pays To Take That SGX Query Seriously” by Goh Eng Yeow was first published in The Straits Times on 27 Nov 2016 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Its inquiries over unusual trading activity can help investors avoid nasty surprises
There were some red faces among local analysts last …

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Short And Sweet

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This article “Short And Sweet” by Daniel Buenas was first published in The Business Times on 19 Mar 2007 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Daniel Buenas examines the gains and pitfalls of selling a stock short
Financial markets around the world had it rough over the last few weeks, and …

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