Singapore shares open 0.56% lower on Wednesday

The Singapore Exchange (SGX) logo and sign.
The Singapore Exchange (SGX) logo and sign. ST PHOTO: JAMIE KOH

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened 0.56% lower on Wednesday (Oct 12), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 2840.27 in early trade, down 0.56 per cent, or 15.86 points.

Around 73.8 million shares exchanged hands.

Losers beat gainers 95 to 40.