Challenger Technologies

Cortina dominates sector awards; Challenger Technologies and Food Empire hold their own - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Billion Dollar Club 2021

Cortina dominates sector awards; Challenger Technologies and Food Empire hold their own

Cortina dominates sector awards; Challenger and Food Empire hold their own.
Challenger Technologies reports 31% jump in earnings, plans higher dividend of 2.7 cents - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Results

Challenger Technologies reports 31% jump in earnings, plans higher dividend of 2.7 cents

Earnings up thanks to rental waivers, rebates, government grants, wage subsidies, and lower employee benefits.

Wife of Challenger CEO Loo buys shares; company to grow 'price-sensitive' segment

Ong Sock Hwee, wife of Challenger Technologies founder and CEO Loo Leong Thye, bought some shares of the company from the open market recently.

Results

Challenger posts 4% rise in 2Q earnings to $4.2 mil on higher revenue

SINGAPORE (Aug 5): Challenger Technologies posted a 4% increase in earnings to $4.2 million for the 2Q19 ended June, from $4.0 million a year ago.

Management & Corporate Governance

SGX's delisting rule changes are commendable; impact on Challenger, IndoAgri would have varied

SINGAPORE (July 12): Two weeks ago, minority shareholders of Challenger Technologies and Indofood Agri Resources (IndoAgri) rebuffed low-ball offers from the controlling shareholders of those companies. Now, the regulation arm of the Singapore Exchange ha

Management & Corporate Governance

SGX's delisting rule changes are commendable; impact on Challenger, IndoAgri would have varied

SINGAPORE (July 15): Two weeks ago, minority shareholders of Challenger Technologies and Indofood Agri Resources (IndoAgri) rebuffed low-ball offers from the controlling shareholders of those companies. Now, the regulation arm of the Singapore Exchange ha

Offer

Challenger founder Loo falls narrowly short in privatisation bid

SINGAPORE (June 27): Loo Leong Thye, the founder, executive director and chief executive officer of Challenger Technologies, has failed in his bid to voluntarily delist the consumer electronics retailer.

Commentary

SGX-listed companies should give investors clearer picture in their disclosure documents

SINGAPORE (June 24): As an investor, I tend to look at corporate deals from the perspective of what it immediately means for a company’s shares. So, when CapitaLand announced its acquisition of Ascendas-Singbridge from Temasek Holdings in January, the a

Commentary

SGX-listed companies should give investors clearer picture in their disclosure documents

SINGAPORE (June 24): As an investor, I tend to look at corporate deals from the perspective of what it immediately means for a company’s shares. So, when CapitaLand announced its acquisition of Ascendas-Singbridge from Temasek Holdings in January, the a

Commentary

New developments in the Challenger delisting saga

SINGAPORE (June 17): A reader of The Edge Singapore who owns shares in Challenger Technologies asked me last week if I was going to write anything more about the company’s proposal to delist from the Singapore Exchange. I didn’t think I was. But after
×