mergers and acquisitions (M&A)

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Big celebrations ahead for marriage between ESR-REIT and Sabana REIT

SINGAPORE (July 17): ESR REIT and Sabana REIT yesterday announced that a proposed merger, by way of a trust scheme arrangement, where ESR-REIT will acquire all of Sabana REIT’s units in exchange fo


Koufu acquires group of food manufacturing companies for $22 mil

SINGAPORE (July 1): Food court operator Koufu today said that its wholly-owned subsidiary Koufu Pte Ltd is acquiring four food manufacturing companies for a total consideration of $22.04 million fr

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FCT expected to recover fastest from Covid-19

SINGAPORE (July 1): With its portfolio of suburban malls that rely less on tourists, Frasers Centrepoint Trust (FCT) is expected to see the fastest recovery from Covid-19, according to CGS-CIMB Res


Covid-19-induced market turmoil drives more M&A activity

SINGAPORE (Apr 24): Since the start of 2020, several stocks have seen their market capitalisation plunge due to the negative effects of the Covid-19 outbreak.


Asian financing volumes remain high; uncertainty in M&A activity: Refinitiv

SINGAPORE (Apr 16): Reuters’ financial and risk business, Refinitiv, found that Asian financing volume remain strong despite a slump in March.

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StarHub makes another enterprise acquisition; joint 5G bid with M1 to ease capex, cash flow

SINGAPORE (Apr 3): StarHub, which is facing stiff competition and disruption in its consumer business, has made yet another big move to beef up its enterprise business, which has q


APAC Realty acquires 38% stake in ERA Vietnam for $1.5 mil

SINGAPORE (Feb 26): Real estate services provider APAC Realty has today acquired a 38% interest in ERA Vietnam for $1.5 million, providing the group with access to Vietnam’s vibrant real estate mar

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Latest acquisition expected to bring SPH REIT to new heights this year

SINGAPORE (Jan 13): Analysts are keeping their positive stance on SPH REIT following the REIT’s 1Q20 results announcement on Jan 10.

8 key property trends to look out for in 2020: DBS


8 key property trends to look out for in 2020: DBS

SINGAPORE (Jan 2): The Singapore property market is expected to remain resilient for 2020, according to DBS Group Research.


M&A deals in Singapore are on a roll: DBS

SINGAPORE (Dec 16): This year, a total of 19 listed companies are undergoing privatisation, and being merged or acquired

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