Singapore shares open 0.03% higher on Friday

The SGX has been hit by the global shrinking of the IPO pipeline as well as the rise of alternative financing, but it is "not sitting still", said Mr Ong Ye Kung. It has implemented measures such as a minimum trading price and the establishment of th
The SGX building at Shenton Way.PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Singapore shares opened 0.03% higher on Friday (Sept 23), with the benchmark Straits Times Index at 2,846.95 in early trade, up 0.03 per cent, or 0.89 points.

Around 25.7 million shares exchanged hands.

Gainers beat losers 58 to 45.