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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. Here’s some Accounting 101. Singapore is home to many property companies and some are probably familiar names. But, do you know that revenue recognition for property developers is not that straight forward?. My fellow Fool Ong Kai Kiat had recently looked at some of the methods developers use to recognise their revenue. Click here to find out more.

2. There have been a number of new IPOs in Singapore’s recently. I had taken a look at the businesses of two of the newer additions. Here’s what I found:

3. Singapore is home to more than 700 listed companies. But, there are only 15 companies with market capitalisations of more than S$10 billion. How have these mega stocks performed over the past five years? I’d let my colleague Chin Hui Leong investigate. Jump in here for more.

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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 do not own shares in any companies mentioned above.