12 episodes

Synopsis: Listen to logical analysis and insight on market trends and corporate issues in Singapore, in this new podcast series based on Ben Paul's weekly column in The Business Times.

Podcaster: Ben Paul

Produced by Ernest Luis and The Business Times, Singapore Press Holdings

BT Mark To Market Podcast The Business Times

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    • 4.4 • 12 Ratings

Synopsis: Listen to logical analysis and insight on market trends and corporate issues in Singapore, in this new podcast series based on Ben Paul's weekly column in The Business Times.

Podcaster: Ben Paul

Produced by Ernest Luis and The Business Times, Singapore Press Holdings

    Straits Trading repositioned for growth: BT Mark to Market Ep 12

    Straits Trading repositioned for growth: BT Mark to Market Ep 12

    BT’s Mark to Market Ep 12: Straits Trading repositioned for growth

    12:45 min

    Synopsis: Listen to Ben Paul's analysis and insight on market trends and corporate issues in Singapore in this podcast series based on his weekly column in The Business Times.

    In this 12th episode of the Mark To Market podcast, BT's senior correspondent Ben Paul looks at how Straits Trading’s efforts to transform itself have sparked a more than 50 per cent rally in its stock price this year.
    Swapping low-return assets for scalable businesses (3:20)
    Real estate investments and ventures are paying off (5:00)
    Stock isn’t any more expensive after its big run (8:00)
    Shareholders’ club initiative reflects positive attitude (10:42)

    Produced by: Ben Paul (benpaul@sph.com.sg), Ernest Luis and Howie Lim

    Edited by: Howie Lim and Hadyu Rahim

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    Do note: Any financial or investment information in this podcast is for use in Singapore only and is intended to be for your general information. Any particular investment or decision should only be made after consulting with a fully qualified financial adviser.

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    BT Money Hacks Podcast at: https://bt.sg/btmoneyhacks

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    • 12 min
    Three strategies to beat the Straits Times Index going forward: BT Mark to Market Ep 11

    Three strategies to beat the Straits Times Index going forward: BT Mark to Market Ep 11

    BT’s Mark to Market Ep 11: Three strategies to beat the Straits Times Index going forward

    15:05 min

    Synopsis: Listen to Ben Paul's analysis and insight on market trends and corporate issues in Singapore in this podcast series based on his weekly column in The Business Times.

    In this 11th episode of the Mark To Market podcast, BT's senior correspondent Ben Paul examines the long term performance of the Singapore market, and offers three strategies to beat the Straits Times Index going forward. 
    STI is lagging; investors need to take an active approach (3:05)
    How local stock pickers could have earned a decent return (6:15)
    Reits have beaten the STI, some nearly matched the S&P 500 (9:45)
    Where to hunt for trading opportunities in the local market (11:45)

    Produced by: Ben Paul (benpaul@sph.com.sg), Howie Lim (howielim@sph.com.sg) and Ernest Luis

    Edited by: Howie Lim and Hadyu Rahim

    Follow BT Mark To Market podcasts and rate us at:

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    Apple Podcasts: https://bt.sg/4DJp

    Spotify: https://bt.sg/4DJN

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    Website: http://bt.sg/mark2mkt

    Feedback to: podcast@sph.com.sg

    Do note: Any financial or investment information in this podcast is for use in Singapore only and is intended to be for your general information. Any particular investment or decision should only be made after consulting with a fully qualified financial adviser.

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    Discover more BT podcast series:

    BT Money Hacks Podcast at: https://bt.sg/btmoneyhacks

    WealthBT Podcast at: http://bt.sg/btwealthbt

    BT Podcasts at: https://bt.sg/pcOM

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    • 15 min
    CapitaLand's big restructuring: BT Mark To Market Ep 10

    CapitaLand's big restructuring: BT Mark To Market Ep 10

    BT Mark To Market Ep 10: CapitaLand’s big restructuring

    11:30 min

    Synopsis: Listen to Ben Paul's analysis and insight on market trends and corporate issues in Singapore in this podcast series based on his weekly column in The Business Times.

    In this 10th episode of the Mark To Market podcast, BT's senior correspondent Ben Paul talks about CapitaLand's big restructuring exercise, which has made it the third best performing STI component stock so far this year. 
    CapitaLand's repeated reimagination of itself (1:58)
    Why the latest restructuring plan has spurred its stock (4:50)
    How CapitaLand stole City Developments' thunder (8:00)
    Should investors hold on to the stock after its big run? (9:30)

    Produced by: Ben Paul (benpaul@sph.com.sg), Ernest Luis and Howie Lim

    Edited by: Howie Lim and Hadyu Rahim

    Follow BT Mark To Market podcasts and rate us on:

    Channel: http://bt.sg/btmark2mkt

    Apple Podcasts: https://bt.sg/4DJp

    Spotify: https://bt.sg/4DJN

    Google Podcasts: http://bt.sg/4D2E

    Website: http://bt.sg/mark2mkt

    Feedback to: podcast@sph.com.sg

    Do note: Any financial or investment information in this podcast is for use in Singapore only and is intended to be for your general information. Any particular investment or decision should only be made after consulting with a fully qualified financial adviser.

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    Discover more BT podcast series:

    BT Money Hacks Podcast at: https://bt.sg/btmoneyhacks

    WealthBT Podcast at: http://bt.sg/btwealthbt

    BT Podcasts at: https://bt.sg/pcOM

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    • 11 min
    What's next for Sembcorp Marine?: BT Mark To Market Ep 9

    What's next for Sembcorp Marine?: BT Mark To Market Ep 9

    BT Mark To Market Ep 9: What's next for Sembcorp Marine?

    12:16 min

    Synopsis: Listen to Ben Paul's analysis and insight on market trends and corporate issues in Singapore in this new podcast series based on his weekly column in The Business Times.

    In this ninth episode of the Mark To Market podcast, BT's senior correspondent Ben Paul delves into Sembcorp Marine's proposals to raise a further S$1.5 billion through another deeply discounted rights issue and combine itself with Keppel O&M, which were followed by a steep slump in its share price.
    Recalling Sembcorp Marine's demerger from Sembcorp Industries (1:45)
    Breaking down the latest deeply discounted rights issue  (4:35)
    Why the prospect of a merger with Keppel O&M is now a concern (7:15)
    Buy? Sell? Hold? Much could depend in Sembcorp Marine's board (10:05)

    Produced by: Ben Paul, Ernest Luis and Lee Kim Siang

    Edited by: Adam Azlee and Hadyu Rahim

    Follow BT Mark To Market podcasts and rate us on:

    Channel: http://bt.sg/btmark2mkt

    Apple Podcasts: https://bt.sg/4DJp

    Spotify: https://bt.sg/4DJN

    Google Podcasts: http://bt.sg/4D2E

    Website: http://bt.sg/mark2mkt

    Feedback to: podcast@sph.com.sg

    Do note: Any financial or investment information in this podcast is for use in Singapore only and is intended to be for your general information. Any particular investment or decision should only be made after consulting with a fully qualified financial adviser.

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    Discover more BT podcast series:

    BT Money Hacks Podcast at: https://bt.sg/btmoneyhacks

    WealthBT Podcast at: http://bt.sg/btwealthbt

    BT Podcasts at: https://bt.sg/pcOM

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    • 12 min
    Holding corporate boards to account: BT Mark To Market Ep 8

    Holding corporate boards to account: BT Mark To Market Ep 8

    BT Mark To Market Ep 8: Holding corporate boards to account

    16:44 min

    Synopsis: Listen to Ben Paul's analysis and insight on market trends and corporate issues in Singapore in this podcast series based on his weekly column in The Business Times.

    In this eighth episode of the Mark To Market podcast, BT's senior correspondent Ben Paul talks to Shinbo Won, the Asia head of BlackRock Investment Stewardship covering Southeast Asia, Greater China and Korea.

    They discuss the following topics:
    The influence of institutional shareholders over corporate boards (2:45)
    Why BlackRock voted against the reappointment of directors at Top Glove (4:45)
    How minority votes make an impact even at tightly controlled companies (8.58) 
    Lowball privatisation offers in Singapore are a governance matter (12:32)

    Produced by: Ben Paul (benpaul@sph.com.sg), Ernest Luis, Lee Kim Siang and Adam Azlee

    Edited by: Adam Azlee

    Follow BT Mark To Market podcasts and rate us on:

    Channel: http://bt.sg/btmark2mkt

    Apple Podcasts: https://bt.sg/4DJp

    Spotify: https://bt.sg/4DJN

    Google Podcasts: http://bt.sg/4D2E

    Website: http://bt.sg/mark2mkt

    Feedback to: podcast@sph.com.sg

    Do note: Any financial or investment information in this podcast is for use in Singapore only and is intended to be for your general information. Any particular investment or decision should only be made after consulting with a fully qualified financial adviser.

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    Discover more BT podcast series:

    BT Money Hacks Podcast at: https://bt.sg/btmoneyhacks

    WealthBT Podcast at: http://bt.sg/btwealthbt

    BT Podcasts at: https://bt.sg/pcOM

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 16 min
    How to invest like Warren Buffett: BT Mark To Market Ep 7

    How to invest like Warren Buffett: BT Mark To Market Ep 7

    BT Mark To Market Ep 7: How to invest like Warren Buffett

    11:25 min

    Synopsis: Listen to Ben Paul's analysis and insight on market trends and corporate issues in Singapore in this new podcast series based on his weekly column in The Business Times.

    In this seventh episode of the Mark To Market podcast, BT's senior correspondent Ben Paul talks about the investing phenomenon that is Warren Buffett, and explains why his philosophy is more relevant than ever now.

    He tackles the following points:
    Defining the Warren Buffett style of value investing (2:25)
    Contrasting what excites investors with what excites Buffett (3:25)
    Buffett's focus on profitability and value has stood test of time (6:43)
    What Singapore corporate boards can learn from Buffett (9:39)

    Produced by: Ben Paul (benpaul@sph.com.sg), Ernest Luis, Lee Kim Siang and Adam Azlee

    Edited by: Adam Azlee

    Follow BT Mark To Market podcasts and rate us on:

    Channel: http://bt.sg/btmark2mkt

    Apple Podcasts: https://bt.sg/4DJp

    Spotify: https://bt.sg/4DJN

    Google Podcasts: http://bt.sg/4D2E

    Website: http://bt.sg/mark2mkt

    Feedback to: podcast@sph.com.sg

    Do note: Any financial or investment information in this podcast is for use in Singapore only and is intended to be for your general information. Any particular investment or decision should only be made after consulting with a fully qualified financial adviser.

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    Discover more BT podcast series:

    BT Money Hacks Podcast at: https://bt.sg/btmoneyhacks

    WealthBT Podcast at: http://bt.sg/btwealthbt

    BT Podcasts at: https://bt.sg/pcOM

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 11 min

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