SGX: Key index climbs 0.41pc
THE Straits Times Index (STI) ended 12.93 points, or 0.41 per cent, higher to 3,193.85, taking the year-to-date performance up to 0.85 per cent.
The FTSE ST Mid Cap Index gained 0.85 per cent, and the FTSE ST Small Cap Index rose 1.73 per cent.
Of the actives, SingTel fell 0.27 per cent, HanKore rose 7.58 per cent, DBS added 0.55 per cent, Asiasons gained 31.71 per cent and Thai Beverage jumped 3.64 per cent.
The outperforming sector was FTSE ST Utilities that rose 1.89 per cent. United Envirotech rose 1.73 per cent, while Hyflux closed unchanged. Agencies