Dual-Class Shares A Useful Addition To SGX’s Listing Strategy

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This article “Dual-Class Shares A Useful Addition To SGX’s Listing Strategy” by Lee Su Shyan was first published in The Straits Times on 18 Jul 2018 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Hong Kong may have snared a mega IPO with Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi under its dual-classstructure, …

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Perp Talk

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This article “Perp Talk” by Lorna Tan was first published in The Straits Times on 24 Jun 2018 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Perpetual securities should not be confused with conventional bonds and should be considered with caution
The recent trading suspension of perpetual securities (perps) issued by …

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Ups And Downs When Investing In Perpetual Securities

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This article “Ups And Downs When Investing In Perpetual Securities” by Lorna Tan was first published in The Sunday Times on 24 Jun 2018 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
While they offer higher coupons, they come with interest-rate and credit risks
Perpetual securities (perps) have been making …

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SGX Introduces Dual-class Shares And Unveils Debt Issue Plans

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This article “SGX Introduces Dual-class Shares And Unveils Debt Issue Plans” by Cai HaoXiang and Angela Tan was first published in The Business Times on 20 Jan 2018 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
SGX chief executive says the move cements Singapore’s efforts to transition into the ‘new economy’
As competition between …

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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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Beginner’s Guide To Equities

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This article “Beginner’s Guide To Equities” by Mindy Tan was first published in The Business Times on 25 Apr 2011 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Knowing the basics of equities is essential to finding order amid the market madness, reports MINDY TAN
“A blindfolded monkey throwing darts …

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