Announced at 4am this morning. Never seen something like this before. Most likely computer systems problem.
3 December 2014SGX announces delayed market open for its securities market on 3rd December
Singapore Exchange (SGX) announces that the securities market will start continuous trading at 1230 hrs on 3rd
December 2014, with the pre-open routine at 1200 hrs. This delayed opening is to enable member firms to
complete client position reconciliations, and rectify any errors in the end-of-day processing for 1st December 2014
on the securities client-accounting system hosted by SGX on behalf of member firms. The market will remain
open till 1700 hrs and close as per normal. The problem was caused by a software defect which has since been
Customers may seek clarifications on their positions with their respective member firms. Members of the public
can check www.sgx.com
for regular updates or contact us at our hotline (65) 6535 7511 and email
We apologise for any inconvenience caused and assure the market that there is no impact to investors’ CDP
holdings, or SGX trading, clearing and settlement capabilities.