FTSE ST Basic Materials Index Plummeted 43% Today

FTSE ST Basic Materials Index down 33.54 to 43.70 on 21-Sep-2018. It caught SGX Observer’s attention that this particular index stands out among the FTSE ST Indices today with the biggest swing.  The plunge occurred this morning before 10am according to the chart shown at SGX website.   FTSE ST Basic Materials Index 21-Sep-2018 Further

Jardine Matheson Overtakes DBS Group By Market Cap

The 5 Largest SGX Stocks   Prudential, Singtel, DBS Group, Jardine Matheson and Jardine Strategic have been the 5 largest SGX stocks by market cap for quite sometime (except for Apr-18 when OCBC Bank overtook Jardine Strategic by about 1 billion). However, 3 out of the top 5 stocks ie Prudential, Jardine Matheson and Jardine

Aiyoh “ayondo” Toh !

ayondo – The first FinTech company listed on Singapore Exchange on 26-Mar-2018, is celebrating its first trimester of listing. Share price of ayondo, however, was down nearly 15% today and closed at $0.075. Over the 3 months of listing, share price of ayondo has down 71% from the IPO price of $0.26. 🙈    

SIAS Withdraws The “Most Transparent Company Award” to Midas

Securities Investors Association Singapore (SIAS) announced on 30-May-2018 to withdraw the ‘Most Transparent Company Award’ awarded to Midas Holdings from year 2012 to 2016. The press statement by SIAS is here.   SIAS Investors’ Choice – Most Transparent Company Award The “Most Transparent Company Award” is given to about 50 companies listed at SGX every

SGX Listing Rule 715

SGX Observer observed quite a few companies, including MindChamps Pre School, Sembcorp Marine, Dutech, Straits Trading Co. , etc had responded to SGX’s Queries on their recently published Annual Report, for one of the common queries regarding SGX Listing Rule 715.   What is SGX Listing Rule 715 about? The Listing Rule 715 is within the section

Venture Corp’s Recent Price Shock

  Venture Corp share price from 2000 to current date     Queried by SGX on Trading Activities. Venture Corporation’s share price is getting more volatile these days. The table below shows the days when we saw the share price swung up/down for more than 4.5% in the last 12 months, and SGX queried about

What is the “Free Float” of SGX Stocks?

Free Float   SGX Observer saw this article by The Business Times – “Olam’s free float back above 10% mark” published on Apr 02, 2018 – 9.27pm. (here) Wondering since when Olam’s free float fall below 10%, SGX Observer visited SGX website and found the announcement made by Olam on 02 Apr 2018 7:23pm (here),