Market highlights

1 Gold rose 1 per cent and was heading for its fifth weekly gain, supported by a weaker greenback and prospects for further monetary policy easing in the wake of Brexit, Reuters reported.

2 Singapore's most active exchange-traded funds in June were: SPDR Gold Shares; SPDR Straits Times Index; iShares MSCI India Index; iShares Barclays Capital USD Asia High Yield Bond Index.

3 ISEC Healthcare will sell 300,000 issued and fully paid-up ordinary shares, representing 15 per cent of the total share capital, to Dr Adrian Tey Puat Kean. The price is RM300,000 (S$101,200).

4 Yongnam said its rights issue was 68.8 per cent subscribed. CIMB Securities will take up the rest. The rights shares are at 21 cents each and on the basis of one share for every two shares.

5 Wilmar International has appointed director Kuok Khoon Hua, 37, to the board, with effect from July 1.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on July 02, 2016, with the headline 'Market highlights'. Print Edition | Subscribe