SINGAPORE (Sept 30): The penny stock crash trial is set to resume on Sept 30, with brokers closer to the inner circle of John Soh Chee Wen and Quah Su-Ling set to take the stand. Among ­others, Soh’s girlfriend, Adeline Cheng Jo-Ee, and former Liongold director of business and corporate development Peter Chen Hing Woon, are up next.

Others slated to take the stand include Gabriel Gan Tze Wee, a former DMG broker, who helped Soh execute trades and is testifying as a prosecution witness.

To recap, the first tranche of the trial, which began in March this year, saw representatives from the financial institutions, as well as brokers, take the stand. They faced withering cross-examination from the defence counsels, which caused some to break down with emotion and others struggle to answer the questions posed.

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