Singapore Exchange :
- Singapore shares open 0.1% up on Friday
- SINGAPORE shares opened 0.1 per cent higher on Friday, with the Straits Times Index advancing 2.47 points to 2,540.75 as at 9am.
- The blue-chip index inched up after US Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen said she was not taking negative rates off the table.
- About 27 million shares worth S$47.6 million changed hands, which worked out to an average unit price of S$1.76 per share.