1 The 10 largest stocks in the Industrials category have averaged a total return of 3.6 per cent for the year so far. Jardine Matheson and Jardine Strategic averaged a total return of 19 per cent.
2 Ascendas Reit is acquiring the DSO National Laboratories buildings and DNV GL Technology Centre at 12, 14 and 16 Science Park Drive for $420 million.
3 Amplefield said the effective date of its transfer from the mainboard to Catalist will be Dec 9. Trading of the stock will start at 9am that day.
4 Hotung Investment bought back 26,900 of its shares at $1.46 each.
5 China Flexible Packaging said its rights-cum-warrants issue was 89 per cent subscribed.