Singapore Exchange :
- THE Straits Times Index (STI) opened lower on Tuesday, after Wall Street and the European markets ended Monday’s trading with a weaker performance.
- The STI was down 14.92 points or 0.58 per cent at 2,567.72 by 9.03am. Some 38.1 million shares worth S$73 million had changed hands, with gainers lagging losers 38 to 85.
- United Overseas Bank, DBS, Jardine Matheson, and Haw Par were among those suffering the biggest losses at the start of trading.