01 Apr '11, 9pm

Local firms raise less in equity market: According to the Thomson Reuters 2011 First Quarter Singapore Investmen...

SINGAPORE - A decline in overall equity market activity led to a 53-per-cent drop in proceeds raised by Singapore companies in the first quarter of this year from the same quarter last year. According to the Thomson Reuters 2011 First Quarter Singapore Investment Banking Review - Equity Capital Markets report, the January-March period marked the slowest start for Singapore equity issuance on record, with 14 deals leading to a total of only US$612.1 million (S$772.7 million). The same period last year yielded a total of about US$1.31 billion in 18 deals. Initial public offerings saw the biggest drop of 69 per cent, raising only US$168 million from four offerings to date. One of the largest deals in Asia this quarter was the Hutchison Port Holdings US$5.4 billion IPO, which listed on the Singapore Exchange. However, Thomson Reuters said this was considered to be a listing fr...

Full article: http://www.todayonline.com/Business/EDC110402-0000596/Loc...

Tweets

DTN Singapore: Youth performers to raise funds for Japan's quake survivors: SINGAPORE: Youths are banding togeth...

DTN Singapore: Youth performers to raise funds ...

channelnewsasia.com 31 Mar '11, 6am

SINGAPORE: Youths are banding together to perform at a concert to raise at least S$100,000 for the survivors of the Japan ...

China may eclipse Japan to be world's No. 2 tourism market

China may eclipse Japan to be world's No. 2 tou...

straitstimes.com 31 Mar '11, 2am

Chinese tourists prefer to buy luxury goods overseas or in Hong Kong (above) and Macau. -- PHOTO: AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE BEI...

Jackie Chan, Asian stars raise funds for Japan

Jackie Chan, Asian stars raise funds for Japan

channelnewsasia.com 01 Apr '11, 6pm

HONG KONG - Action hero Jackie Chan and other Asian stars raised over HK$25 million ($3.2 million) at a charity concert Fr...

S'pore private apartment prices climb to record...

channelnewsasia.com 30 Mar '11, 1pm

SINGAPORE: Mass market prices of private apartments in Singapore have climbed to record highs in the first quarter of this...

A market research firm predicts that the smartp...

straitstimes.com 30 Mar '11, 12am

The worldwide smartphone market will grow nearly 50 per cent this year, while Google's Android will take over as the leadi...

Property market gained S$9.77b in Q1

todayonline.com 06 Apr '11, 9pm

SINGAPORE - The property investment sales market continues to manifest upbeat sentiment, amassing a healthy sum of S$9.77 ...

Reading on @e27sg -> Singapore’s Chalkboard goe...

e27.sg 30 Mar '11, 8am

Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to subscribe to the RSS feed for updates on this topic. Powered by WP Gre...

Business Opportunities and Market Access for India – 8 Apr: This Friday, iAxil, Battle Ventures and MentorSquare...

Business Opportunities and Market Access for In...

sgentrepreneurs.com 05 Apr '11, 7am

India is the world’s second fastest growing economy. Home to more than 1.2 billion people, India is one of the most lucrat...

AVA lifts suspension on the import of fruits & veg from Ehime, Japan. #japanquake

AVA lifts suspension on the import of fruits & ...

gov.sg 31 Mar '11, 3pm

This weekend brought together thousands of volunteers, donors and supporters of the JET relief from all over Singapore thr...