SGX Reports 2Q FY2018 Net Profit Of S$88 Million – Exchange News Direct

2Q FY2018 Financial Summary Revenue: S$205 million, up 3% from a year earlier Operating profit: S$103 million, up 1% Net profit: S$88 million, unchanged Earnings per share: 8.2 cents, unchanged Interim dividend per share: 5 cents, unchanged All figures are for the year except for figures in brackets, which are for the year earlier, unless […]

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Investing Ideas: Best Performing Commodity Funds – Morningstar

Commodity-related investments have delivered mixed results in 2017, failing to match the gains achieved in 2016. The Commodities-Broad Basket Morningstar category underperformed the broader equity and fixed income markets. It is also worth noting that all the gains were generated in the second half of the year. Indeed, after a strong start in January, many […]

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Cryptocurrency Derivatives Targeted By European Securities Regulator – BlockTribune

Cryptocurrency Derivatives Targeted By European Securities Regulator Announcements, News, Regulation | January 19, 2018</ br> By: David Pimentel The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) is considering possible restrictions on cryptocurrency derivatives as part of a broader crackdown on risky financial products. ESMA announced the beginning of a consultation period to look into how cryptocurrency […]

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Venture Capital Firm Sapphire Ventures Promotes Four – FinSMEs (blog)

Palo Alto, CA-based venture capital firm Sapphire Ventures has promoted Anders Ranum, Kevin Diestel and Rajeev Dham to partner, and Winter Mead to principal. Anders Ranum Anders Ranum, who joined the firm in 2012, focuses on investing in high-growth SaaS, infrastructure and cybersecurity companies. Most recently, he led the firm’s investments in fraud prevention platform […]

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New venture capital fund Sure Ventures is listing in London for £3.3m, to focus on fintech and virtual reality – City A.M.

London’s public market has welcomed a new venture capital fund to its ranks this morning, as Sure Ventures listed for £3.3m. Sure is set to focus on companies which develop augmented reality, virtual reality, fintech and internet of things (IoT) products. Managed by Shard Capital, which also runs funds under the names of Rubrics Asset […]

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This Singapore Hedge Fund Unit Is Raising Money for a Crypto Arbitrage Fund – Bloomberg

As Bitcoin continues its wild ride, a Singapore hedge fund unit is raising $10 million for a cryptocurrency arbitrage fund to trade off price movements. Kit Trading, a unit of Vulpes Investment Management, said the fund is on track to close early next month. Kit Trading is joining an increasingly crowded field as interest in digital […]

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Is your home hiding treasures or hoarding trash? – Orlando Sentinel

Excuses, excuses. Every time the subject of downsizing comes up in a conversation, and with me that’s often, the other person has a rash of reasons for dodging the task. This person invariably starts by saying, “I really need to clear out my… (fill in the blank, house, attic, storage unit, basement, parent’s house, garage, […]

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