Tan Boon Gin

Regulator's column

What SGX expects of issuers' disclosures during COVID-19

SINGAPORE (Apr 22): The COVID-19 outbreak has given rise to high levels of volatility in the global financial markets.


SGX lauded for targeted approach to market regulation, scoops Regulation Asia Exchange of the Year award for second straight year

SINGAPORE (Nov 18): Singapore Exchange (SGX) has been named “Exchange of the Year” in the Regulation Asia Awards for Excellence for the second consecutive year.

Management & Corporate Governance

SGX RegCo flags upcoming initiatives, seeks broader stakeholder participation to uphold market integrity

SINGAPORE (Aug 12): Tan Boon Gin, CEO of Singapore Exchange Regulation (SGX RegCo), believes that upholding the integrity of the local market should take the form of a neighbourhood watch, where me

Regulator's column

SGX's revised delisting rules and their impact on privatisations through general offers

SINGAPORE (July 15): Singapore Exchange serves the needs of listed companies by providing a public platform for fundraising activities and information dissemination to their shareholders.

Management & Corporate Governance

SGX RegCo sees targeted approach in enforcement, more powerful market discipline

SINGAPORE (May 27): Tan Boon Gin, CEO of stock exchange regulator Singapore Exchange Regulation, says the market can expect a stronger regulatory presence.

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Shaping the SGX investors want

SINGAPORE (May 24): For years, the Singapore Exchange has relied on a disclosure-based approach to regulate the behaviour of its listed members.


SGX hones ability to scrutinise asset valuations, pressures auditors — will it close the ‘trust deficit’?

SINGAPORE (Feb 4): On Jan 25, Singapore Exchange Regulation (SGX RegCo) briefed several journalists about its plans to play a more active role in determining the scope of statutory audits of locall

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

Management & Corporate Governance

Midas audit committee lodges report with CAD over China ops; SGX RegCo looking into matter

SINGAPORE (Mar 29): Midas Holdings has lodged a police report with the Commercial Affairs Department of the Singapore Police Force.

SGX seeks feedback for changes in continuous disclosure requirements

SINGAPORE (Dec 7): The Singapore Exchange has proposed changes in three broad areas involving continuous disclosure requirements.

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