IPO Prospectus


Initial Public Offering (IPO)

(Incorporated in Singapore on 21 August 1999)

The Company owns and operates the only integrated securities exchange and derivatives exchange in Singapore and their related clearinghouses. The exchanges have a presence and prominence that extends beyond the borders of Singapore. Together they serve a wide array of international and domestic investors and end users, and have been among the most innovative exchanges in the world in technological and new product development.


The Invitation

Invitation in respect of 278,000,000 existing shares of par value S$0.01 each comprising: -

1. 88,000,000 Offer Shares at S$1.10 each, comprising: -

  • 75,000,000 Offer Shares by way of public offer; and
  • 13,000,000 Offer Shares reserved for employees and business associates of, and others who have contributed to the success and development of, the Group; and

2. 190,000,000 Placement Shares at $1.10 each by way of placement,(subject to an Over-allotment Option of up to 41,700,000 shares) payable in full on application.

Applications for Offer Shares (other than Reserved Shares) may only be made on printed Application Forms or by way of Electronic Applications referred to in and which form part of the Prospectus dated 16 November 2000 relating to the Invitation.

Applications for Placement Shares and Reserved Shares may only be made by way of printed Application Forms referred to in and which form part of the Prospectus dated 16 November 2000 relating to the Invitation.

The Prospectus and the printed Application Forms may be obtained on request, subject to availability, from:-

Merril Lynch Logo
Merrill Lynch (Singapore) Pte Ltd
1 Temasek Avenue #28-01
Millenia Tower
Singapore 039192
DBS Logo
The Development Bank of Singapore Ltd
6 Shenton Way
DBS Building Tower One
Singapore 068809

and from DBS Bank branches (including its POSBank Services division), members of the Association of Banks in Singapore, members of the Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited and merchant banks in Singapore.

All applications must be made by 12:00 noon on 21 November 2000 or such later date and time as the Directors of the Company may, in their absolute discretion, decide, subject to any limitation under all applicable laws.

Closing Date

11/21/2000 12:00 PM (DD/MM/YY hh:mm) (remarks)


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Issue Manager And Underwriters


Information last updated on 11/16/2000 02:53:42 PM