Daily Markets Briefing: STI down 0.21%

Submitted By:  Danielle Isaac Case Study:  No Expect some gains today. The Straits Times Index (STI) ended 7.49 points or 0.21% lower to 3529.27, taking the year-to-date performance to +3.71%. The top active stocks were DBS, which gained 0.52%, Venture, which gained...

Rate hikes put heat on REITs

Submitted By:  Danielle Isaac Case Study:  No Nearly 80% of REITs are currently hedged, with only a minimal 9% of debts expiring this year. Rate hikes are threatening yield instruments, but Singapore REITs are poised to mitigate the risks, RHB Research analyst Vijay...