Markets highlights

1 One of China's largest private investment funds, China Minsheng Investment, is planning to enter the North American market as it grows its aviation business. Shanghai-based CMI is in talks to acquire a US private-jet firm.

2 Keppel Telecommunications and Transportation officially opened Almere Data Centre 2 in the Netherlands yesterday, its first greenfield data centre in Europe.

3 Overseas Education expects to turn in a materially lower third-quarter pre-tax profit partly owing to higher depreciation charges over its newly completed campus.

4 IFS Capital expects to report a net higher loss for the third quarter ended Sept 30 - also likely to mean a net loss for the nine-month period, partly due to higher provisions for loans.

5 Seroja Investments expects a significant third-quarter loss, mainly due to a loss over the disposal of a panamax vessel.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 31, 2015, with the headline '1 2 3 4 5 Markets highlights'. Subscribe