Important Notices

SGX to Introduce Reduced Board Lot Size

SGX to Introduce Reduced Board Lot Size

From 19 Jan 2015, the board lot size of the following securities listed on SGX will be reduced from 1,000 to 100:

  • Ordinary shares, including shares traded on GlobalQuote
  • Real estate investment trusts and business trusts
  • Company warrants
  • Structured warrants
  • Extended settlement contracts
  • SPDR STI ETF and ABF SG Bond Fund

Existing counters with board lot sizes of 100 units or less and temporary trading counters will remain unchanged. Stock code of products listed in multiple counters with current board lot sizes of 100 units or more will be delisted and removed from the exchange.

Board lot sizes of the following products will remain unchanged:

  • Exchange traded funds, except SPDR STI ETF and ABF SG Bond Fund
  • American Depositary Receipts
  • Fixed income instruments including retail bonds, Singapore Government Securities and preference shares

For more information, please refer to www.sgx.com/faqs.

Please take note that all GTC/GTD orders placed before 16 Jan 2015 market close will be purged by SGX.

If you wish to place a reduced board lot order, you may do so from 9:00 AM on 17 Jan 2015.