3 Things You Need To Know About the Singapore Stock Market Today

Welcome to Friday evening! Here are three things about Singapore’s stock market and investing in general that you might want to look at today and over the weekend.

1. We’re nearing the end of the earnings season. But for now, here’re the latest coverage from my colleagues:

2. Big changes could be happening at SMRT Corporation Ltd (SGX: S53) with the company recently announcing that it wants to enter into an agreement with the Land Transport Authority (LTA) to transition its rail business into the New Rail Financing Framework. Why is the company’s management supportive of this move? My colleague Chin Hui Leong has attempted to provide some insight. Check it out here.

3. The augmented reality mobile game Pokémon GO has taken the world by storm, including Singapore. As it is a mobile game, how might it change the business landscape for telecommunications companies that are providing mobile services? Hui Leong has some thoughts to share right here.

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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 writer Stanley Lim owns shares in Vicom and Straco Corporation.