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3 Things You Need To Know About the Singapore Market Today

Welcome to the end of Wednesday! Here are three things happening in Singapore’s share market which you might want to look at.

1. Do you know that the Straits Times Index (SGX: ^STI) has gained over 32% in the past 3 years? In here, find out which of the blue chips did the best. Here’s a primer though: the amount of gains the top performer had earned might just shock you.

2. Since we’re on the topic of the blue chips, here’s a question on one particular blue chip which might interest you: Would CapitaLand Limited (SGX:C31) have business attributes which might attract an investor like Warren Buffett?

3. And speaking of CapitaLand Limited, did you know the real estate outfit has lost more than half its value since 1 September 2007? How did that happen? And, why has fellow real estate juggernaut Hongkong Land Holdings Limited (SGX: H78) gained almost 80% in the same time frame? I’d let my colleague Ser Jing explain.

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The information provided is for general information purposes only and is not intended to be personalised investment or financial advice. Motley Fool Singapore contributor Stanley Lim does not own any companies mentioned.