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Global Economy


SINGAPORE (July 15): “Just imagine Churchill allowing this humiliating, servile, sycophantic indulgence of the American president’s ego to go unchallenged.”British oppositio

Management & Corporate Governance

MAS convicts front-runners for insider trading in first case

(July 11): Singapore’s main financial regulator said it’s just seen the first-ever convictions for front-running prosecuted as an insider-trading offense in the city-state, one the world’s most sop

Insider moves

IndoAgri controlling shareholder buys shares on open market after takeover offer lapses

SINGAPORE (July 8): Dissenting minority shareholders of Indofood Agri Resources are probably rejoicing after the recent failed takeover attempt by controlling shareholder Indofood Sukses Ma

Global Economy


SINGAPORE (July 1): “Presidential Harassment!”US President Donald Trump’s tweet, following news that former special counsel Robert Mueller will be testifyin

Insider moves

Heah Theare Haw snaps up Geo Energy shares at 52-week low

SINGAPORE (July 1): Heah Theare Haw, a substantial shareholder of Geo Energy Resources, has bought more shares on the open market on June 21.

Regulator's column

What companies should observe when conducting share buy-backs

SINGAPORE (Nov 30): Companies buy back their own shares for a variety of capital management reasons, such as to modify the company’s capital structure to improve the return on equity or to enhance


Serial System group CEO called upon again for Bull Will-linked investigations in Taiwan

SINGAPORE (Sept 13): For the second time, Serial System’s executive chairman and group CEO Derek Goh has asked by the Investigation Bureau, Ministry of Justice of Taiwan to personally assist in an

Singapore Exchange launches guidebook to curb insider trading

SINGAPORE (Dec 5): The Singapore Exchange has launched a guidebook titled "Handling of Confidential Information and Dealings in Securities: Principles of Best Practice" to help listed companies pre

Former director linked to CSE Global fined for insider trading of shares in 2011

SINGAPORE (Nov 30): A former director linked to CSE Global has been ordered to pay the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) a civil penalty of $423,000 – in addition to a sum of $61,457.90 for the

Ex-CIMB banker admits insider trades in Singapore takeovers


SINGAPORE (May 26): Alan Tay Yeow Kee, a former CIMB Group Holdings Bhd. banker, admitted to insider trading on two stocks before the companies received takeover offers.

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