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Singapore's investment banking activities plunges to US$443.1 million in first nine months of 2020: Refinitiv - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Banking & finance

Singapore's investment banking activities plunges to US$443.1 million in first nine months of 2020: Refinitiv

Investment activities in Singapore amounted to US$443.1 million ($600.8 million) in the first nine months of the year, down 39.9% from the same period a year ago.

M&A

AEM gets in-principle from SGX for the listing and quotation of shares in connection with DB Design acquisition

AEM Holdings has received approval-in-principle from the Singapore Exchange for the listing and quotation of 262,960 new ordinary shares to be issued at $3.17 per consideration share in connection

ESR-REIT plans growth by merger with Sabana REIT

REITs

ESR-REIT plans growth by merger with Sabana REIT

SINGAPORE (July 17): The managers of ESR-REIT and Sabana Shariah Compliant Industrial REIT — both controlled by ESR Cayman — have announced the proposed merger of the two REITs via a trust scheme o

M&A

ESR-REIT and Sabana REIT to merge, bringing total assets to $4.1 bil

SINGAPORE (July 16): The managers of ESR-REIT and Sabana Shari’ah Compliant Industrial REIT (Sabana REIT) jointly announced the proposed merger of both REITs.

M&A

Vividthree acquires comics content creator DarkBox Studio for $0.9 mil

SINGAPORE (June 30): Vividthree Holdings, the visual effects and computer-generated imagery (CGI) company, has acquired comics content creator, DarkBox Studio on Tuesday.

M&A

Yoma Strategic to become largest controlling shareholder in Myanmar's Wave Money for total of $141.5 mil

SINGAPORE (June 24): Yoma Strategic announced on Wednesday that it was establishing a new company, Yoma MFS Holdings (Wave Holdco), to increase its existing stake and take a controlling interest in

M&A

Union Gas inks agreement with Union Energy Corporation to acquire assets in LPG distribution, bottling, and storage businesses

SINGAPORE (June 17): Union Gas Holdings and Union Energy Corporation (UEC) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on Wednesday to set out a framework for the potential acquisition of UEC’s

M&A

PEC acquires remaining 40% stake in Huizhou Tianxin Petrochemical Engineering for $7.4 mil

SINGAPORE (June 16): PEC, the plant and terminal engineering specialist announced that it has entered into a sale and purchase agreement with Sinopec Nanjing and Sinopec Luoyang on Monday.

M&A

SPH acquires 7 UK student accommodation properties for $806 mil

SINGAPORE (Dec 23): Singapore Press Holdings (SPH) is adding seven purpose-built student accommodation assets (PBSAs) to its portfolio for a price tag of £448 million ($806.4 million), the group re

REITs

3 potential S-REIT mergers to watch out for: UOB Kay Hian

SINGAPORE (Dec 9): On the back of a slew of mergers and acquisitions among Singapore’s real estate investment trusts (S-REITs), UOB Kay Hian believes there could well be more consolidation of small

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