25 Dec '11, 9pm

Markets to remain sombre: Despite the uncertainties, analysts say that there are still investment op... #realestate

SINGAPORE - The Singapore stock market is expected to remain quiet as it heads towards the last trading week of the year. Market players said that the holiday season and a lack of fresh leads may keep investors at the sidelines till the New Year. Analysts say the sombre mood in the markets resulting from the unresolved European debt crisis will continue to weigh market sentiment. Despite the uncertainties, analysts say that there are still investment opportunities to be uncovered. International ratings agency Moody's said among them are Singapore Real Estate Investment Trusts (S-Reit). In its recent report, Moody's said Reits are one of the safer options for cautious investors now. Moody's analyst Alvin Tan said in the report that "S-Reits now have stronger balance sheets, and an established funding track record, even in adverse circumstances". He added that despite the we...

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