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

Welcome to Monday 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. Singapore’s bourse operator Singapore Exchange Limited (SGX: S68) has just launched a new REIT-based stock market index, the APAC ex Japan Dividend Leaders REIT Index. It will be tracked by a new exchange-traded fund (ETF) that will be issued by Philip Capital Management. For more on the new index, check out here.

2. Singapore’s largest telco, Singapore Telecommunications Limited (SGX: Z74) hosted its fiscal first-quarter earnings briefing recently. During the briefing, the company’s management shared insights about its free cash flow, dividends, and Pay TV business. Jump in here for more.

3. Logistics and postal services company Singapore Post Limited (SGX: S08) has been busy acquiring companies and transforming its business these past few years. The company’s management team had shared some of their thoughts on these developments in a recent letter to the Securities Investors Association (Singapore). You can find out more in 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. The Motley Fool Singapore has recommended shares of Singapore Exchange. Motley Fool Singapore writer Chong Ser Jing does not own shares in any companies mentioned.