Singapore shares open 0.42% lower on Thursday

The Singapore Exchange at 2 Shenton Way.
The Singapore Exchange at 2 Shenton Way.PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened 0.42% lower on Thursday (Sept 15), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 2,797.57 in early trade, down 0.42 per cent, or 11.78 points.

Around 26 million shares exchanged hands.

Losers beat gainers 75 to 43.