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SGX to allow listing of dual-class shares with immediate effect
June 27, 2018

SINGAPORE Exchange (SGX) has approved rules surrounding dual class shares (DCS) structures , green-lighting such companies with such share structures to list here with immediate effect. These rules a...

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China’s asset managers brace for ‘winter’ amid tightened rules on fundraising in yuan
June 18, 2018

Fundraising by private equity and venture capital funds in the first quarter fell 75 per cent on year to US$11.03 billion while the number of funds dropped by 55 per cent to 103 from 228, according to...

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Analysis supports ‘going with a winner’ philosophy
June 18, 2018

Firms that have top-quartile private equity funds follow them up with another top-quartile fund 39% of the time, according to a new analysis by PitchBook. Top-quarter venture capital funds have a top-...

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MAS turns up heat on cryptocurrency exchanges, ICOs
May 25, 2018

Issuer of an initial coin offering made to return funds from S'pore-based investors An initial coin offering (ICO) has been stopped in its tracks by the regulator as it broke rules governing ...

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Singapore: Dating app Paktor’s parent company M17 files for New York listing
May 24, 2018

May 14, 2018 M17 Entertainment, the parent company of Singapore-based dating and networking app Paktor, is heading to the New York Stock Exchange as it seeks to raise a total of $115 million...

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GIC, Tasman Capital acquire Navis-backed National Lifestyle Villages
May 24, 2018

May 23, 2018 Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund GIC and Australia’s Tasman Capital Partners have agreed to buy the assets of Australian retirement village developer National Lifestyle ...

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