share buybacks

Insider moves

Kimly's independent director raises stake while Wilmar's ID pares stake

SINGAPORE (Jan 17): Danny Lim, an independent director of Kimly Holdings, has increased his stake in the coffeeshop chain operator.

Insider moves

CWX Global, Yanlord and Union Gas see transactions by top management

SINGAPORE (Jan 10): Jeff Cheong Wei Xiong of CWX Global is no longer a substantial shareholder of the company he chairs.

Management & Corporate Governance

CEOs goose their pay with buybacks

(Dec 27): Is it good or bad that US corporations are buying back their own shares?

Insider moves

Ho Bee chairman Chua resumes buying of company's shares

SINGAPORE (Oct 28): Ho Bee Land’s chairman and CEO Chua Thian Poh has acquired 16,500 shares on Oct 10, at an average price of $2.30.

Insider moves

Starburst steps up share buybacks, anticipates more contracts

SINGAPORE (Oct 21): Specialist engineering company Starburst Holdings has been steadily buying back shares over the past fortnight.

Insider moves

EuroSports revving up share buyback spree

SINGAPORE (Oct 7): EuroSports Global (ESG), a distributor of luxury cars, has been buying back its own shares from the market.

Insider moves

Indofood Agri Resources and Star Pharmaceutical see controlling shareholders up their stakes

(Sept 23): Indofood Agri Resources’ controlling shareholder, Indofood Singapore Holdings, has raised its stake in the company, following a failed takeover bid in June.

Insider moves

Straits Trading extends share buybacks, invests in South Korean logistics

(Aug 5): The Straits Trading, one of the oldest companies in Singapore, has been steadily buying back its own shares from the open market since last October.

Insider moves

BlackRock buys and sells Venture Corp shares within days; Venture Corp buys back own shares

(July 29): The world’s largest asset manager, BlackRock, has ceased to be a substantial shareholder in electronics manufacturer Venture Corp after divesting 525,516 shares on July 22.


PropNex directors acquire shares; Phillip Securities makes 'buy' call on sector

SINGAPORE (June 10): Top executives in PropNex Realty recently acquired a total of 709,400 shares at 48 cents each.

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