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Congratulations, your stock is now a privatisation target but here’s the twist - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Investing 101

Congratulations, your stock is now a privatisation target but here’s the twist

Looking beyond price to book ratios to identify other attractive attributes in potential privatisation targets
What do millennials and Gen Z want? - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Future of the economy

What do millennials and Gen Z want?

As investors, consumers and workers, what do Singapore’s youth want from the markets and their offices?


Creating green buildings with smart cooling, efficient grids

“The green agenda puts pressure on organisations to invest in sustainable solutions that could cost more than initial rewards.”
Finding gold amid the silver  - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Investing ideas

Finding gold amid the silver

How can investors ride the silver economy?

Investing 101

45% of retirees say they regret not planning their finances for retirement earlier: Great Eastern survey

When saving up for retirement, Alvin Yeo, a financial services director at Great Eastern recommends the 50/30/20 income rule.
STI down 0.72% despite December NODX expansion - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

STI watch

STI down 0.72% despite December NODX expansion

Week-on-week (w-o-w), the STI remained flat as nearly half of the 30 constituents fell into the red.


Great Eastern announces new initiatives including 'game changing' digital platform

SINGAPORE (April 8): Great Eastern Holdings today announced its rollout of Great Digital Advantage, a digital platform meant to serve customers into the digital future and in tandem, enhance agency efficiency, productivity and professionalism.

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Health insurers accountable for higher costs; industry reforms, checks and balances needed

SINGAPORE (Aug 6): When K Leela, 68, was diagnosed with kidney failure about a decade ago, she panicked about the cost. The homemaker needs to have dialysis at least twice a week, for life. Her husband works as a hotel bellhop, and they have three childre

Startups, Entrepreneurs, Digital economy

AI healthcare startup UCARE.AI secures $8.2 mil funding

SINGAPORE (May 16): UCARE.AI, a Singapore-based artificial intelligence (AI) healthcare startup, has recently concluded its Series A funding, bringing total investment to $8.2 million to date.

Great Eastern may sell Malaysian operations for close to US$1 bil

SINGAPORE (Sept 19): Singapore’s Great Eastern Holdings is said to have engaged at least one Malaysian bank to explore selling its stake in its Malaysian operations for as much as US$1 billion ($1.35 billion).