Investing ideas

Credit Suisse's bottom up top picks for 2020: SingTel, ST Engineering, Wilmar and CDL

SINGAPORE (Jan 23): On Jan 8, when investors were spooked by the assassination of an Iranian general by the US, most Singapore stocks turned red.

Disruption and Digitalisation

Interest in digital bank licences high; applicants see opportunity as local banks extend their lead

SINGAPORE (Jan 10): On Jan 7, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) announced that it had received seven applications for the two digital full bank (DFB) licences on offer, and 14 applications

Disruption and Digitalisation

Grab, Singtel eye Singapore's under-banked for digital venture

SINGAPORE (Dec 31): The large number of Singaporeans still without good access to financial services will be key to creating a successful digital bank in the country, according to executives from G


Telcos expected to face 5G cost challenges and new competitors in 2020

SINGAPORE (Dec 20): The telco sector has seen quite a shake-up this year as new entrant TPG Telecom starts to spin up its 4G network, while incumbent M1 was successfully taken private.

Global Economy


SINGAPORE (Dec 2): "Democracy is alive and well" — Ronny Tong, pro-Beijing member of Hong Kong’s Executive Council, following the

Careers & Training

Singtel invests $45 mil to boost digital skills of 12,600 employees

SINGAPORE (Sept 12): Singtel has earmarked $45 million, over the span of three years, to deepen the digital skills of its 12,600 employees in Singapore, to enable them to thrive in the di

Billion Dollar Club 2019

Corporate leadership in a time of 'conscious capitalism'

The Edge Singapore’s Billion Dollar Club recognises leading performers among the largest local listed companies.

Disruption and Digitalisation

Singtel offers mobile remittance service with personal insurance cover

SINGAPORE (July 25): Singtel is making its foray into the insurance market by rolling out Singapore’s first prepaid data plan and Dash mobile remittance service that comes with personal insurance c

Broker's Calls

Local telco sector kept at 'overweight' with Singtel, NetLink NBN Trust as top picks

SINGAPORE (June 3): Phillip Capital is maintaining an “overweight” rating on Singapore’s telecom sector, while expecting Mobile and Pay-TV revenues to be weak in 2019 and stabilise in 2020.

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