foreign exchange (forex)

Singapore economy

Goldman joins JPMorgan in building forex trading hub in Singapore

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. is joining the likes of JPMorgan Chase & Co. and BNP Paribas SA in setting up a foreign-exchange trading and pricing platform in Singapore.


SGX wins 'Best Exchange for FX' at FX Markets e-FX Awards 2020

Singapore Exchange (SGX) has been named the best exchange for foreign exchange (FX) at the FX Markets e-FX Awards 2020.

How to invest in forex for beginners

Investing 101

How to invest in forex for beginners

The foreign exchange (forex) market has a reputation for being difficult amongst investors due to its somewhat volatile nature.


SGX to fully acquire cloud-based forex trading platform BidFX for $178.3 mil

SINGAPORE (June 29): Singapore Exchange (SGX) will acquire the remaining 80% in cloud-based forex trading platform BidFX from its other shareholders for a total cash consideration of US$128 million

Company in the news

Singapore forex platform raises $23.5 mil in series B funding, counts HSBC and Citigroup among investors

(May 15): A Singapore foreign-exchange platform has won financial backing from HSBC Holdings Plc and Citigroup Inc.

US-China trade war

US spares China from yuan-manipulator label amid trade war

WASHINGTON (Oct 18): The Treasury Department stopped short of declaring China a currency manipulator in its semi-annual report on foreign-exchange rates, averting an escalation of a trade war while


UBS to start currency pricing, trading engine in Singapore

(Sept 4): UBS Group AG will introduce a new electronic currency pricing and trading engine in Singapore next year in a bid to boost liquidity in Asia’s largest foreign-exchange centre.


Why aggressive intervention may do little to save Argentina's peso

SINGAPORE (Sept 3): Fund managers are worrying that the worst has yet to come in Argentina’s peso crisis as big names in the bond market continue to take a beating, according to the Financial Times

Broker's Calls

IHH Healthcare still a promising 'buy' after 2H earnings disappointment, says CGS-CIMB

SINGAPORE (Aug 29): CGS-CIMB Research is maintaining its “add” recommendation on IHH Healthcare with a lower target price of RM6.63 ($2.21) compared to RM6.86 previously, even as the dual-listed Ma

Broker's Calls

Food Empire downgraded as US ramps up sanctions against Russia

SINGAPORE (Aug 15): RHB Research is downgrading its call on Food Empire to “neutral” from “buy” while lowering its target price on the stock to 60 cents from $1.07 previously to reflect a lower tar

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