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US dollar soars to record high as funds dump everything in risk exodus

(Mar 19): The US dollar surged, with a gauge rising to a record high, as investors sold all other assets to build a stockpile of the world’s reserve currency to withstand a prolonged coronavirus pa

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Vietnam's tough new drunk-driving law is hurting beer sales

(Jan 21): Vietnam’s new get-tough-on-drunk-driving law is reining in one of the world’s fastest-growing beer markets.

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UOBAM favours US equities for resilient corporate earnings

SINGAPORE (Jan 16): UOB Asset Management (UOBAM) says it favours US equities compared to Asian equities, owing to the former’s resilient corporate earnings.

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Indonesia to become Southeast Asia's biggest stock market

(Jan 16): Indonesia, Southeast Asia’s largest economy, is finally poised to take the title of the biggest equity market in the region.

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SGX named Asia Pacific 'Exchange of the Year' for the fourth time in five years

SINGAPORE (Dec 11): The Singapore Exchange (SGX) has been named Asia Pacific’s “Exchange of the Year” for the fourth time in five years at the annual Futures and Options World (FOW) International A

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Mapletree Logistics Trust added to STI; Golden Agri-Resources dropped

SINGAPORE (Dec 5): Mapletree Logistics Trust (MLT) will be added as a constituent of the benchmark Straits Times Index (STI) – replacing Golden Agri-Resources (GAR) – in the only change following a

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SGX RegCo sharpens anti-market manipulation tools, proposes abolishing minimum trading price framework

SINGAPORE (Dec 2): The Singapore Exchange RegCo, acknowledging that there are more effective ways to curb share price manipulation, has proposed to scrap the minimum trading price (MTP) framework t

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SGX enhances securities borrowing and lending programme, introduces variable rates

SINGAPORE (Nov 27): Singapore Exchange (SGX) is set to replace the fixed rates for its Securities Borrowing and Lending (SBL) programme with variable and more competitive rates with effec

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SGX RegCo announces list of 95 companies on Fast Track programme for prioritised response

SINGAPORE (Nov 26): A total of 95 Singapore-listed companies with high corporate governance standards and good compliance track records have been place on the SGX Fast Track list, Singapore Exchang

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SGX lauded for targeted approach to market regulation, scoops Regulation Asia Exchange of the Year award for second straight year

SINGAPORE (Nov 18): Singapore Exchange (SGX) has been named “Exchange of the Year” in the Regulation Asia Awards for Excellence for the second consecutive year.

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