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

Welcome to Wednesday 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 rest of the week.

1. Major changes are coming to SBS Transit Ltd (SGX: S61). The company will be changing its business model starting from 1 September 2016 due to the new framework from the Land Transport Authority (LTA) governing public bus services. What would the changes mean for SBS Transit? Find out more right here.

2. Investors love StarHub Ltd (SGX: CC3) for its strong and consistent dividends. But, with competition sprouting up in Singapore, StarHub has been seeing a decline in its Pay TV subscriber numbers. Is this the end of StarHub’s dominance of pay TV in the local market? Here is what investors need to know.

3. The biggest credit crisis in Singapore over the past few weeks has been the one related to Swiber Holdings Limited (SGX: BGK). The company’s troubles were surprising, so much so that one of its largest creditors, DBS Group Holdings Ltd (SGX: D05), Singapore’s largest bank, was caught off guard. Important events such as this usually carry good investing lessons. Here’s one.

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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 doesn’t own shares in any companies mentioned.