By Hans Tjio
This second edition covers legislative developments as well as changes and developments to the Securities Industry, SGX-ST ListingManual and the SGX-ST Business Rules. Substantive changes have been introduced by the Securities and Futures (Amendment) Acts of 2004, 2005 and 2009 since the first edition of this book was published in 2004. This book also discusses a number of significant Singapore cases which were reported recently and has also incorporated discussions on a number of interesting disclosure cases since the last edition.
The cases are:
- Vita Health Laboratories Pte Ltd v Pang SengMeng  SGHC 158
- Public Prosecutor v Chen Juilin (DAC 23249/2005)
A new part has been added at the end of Chapter 8 which discusses comparative difficulties in bringing securities class action litigation in Singapore as a tool to aid in the enforcement of corporate disclosure.
Chapter 1: Introduction
Chapter 2: Securities regulation and regulatory authorities
Chapter 3: The legal framework for securities regulation
Chapter 4: Markets and internal exchange regulations
Chapter 5: Listing, disclosure and corporate governance
Chapter 6: Regulation of securities offerings
Chapter 7: Licensing and regulation of securities market intermediaries
Chapter 8: Insider trading and other securities frauds