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Great Eastern Holdings Ltd (GELA.SI)

GELA.SI on Stock Exchange of Singapore

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation buys 685,400 shares in Great Eastern Holdings
Thursday, 17 Aug 2017 05:34am EDT 

Aug 17 (Reuters) - Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation ::Purchased 685,400 shares at S$24.90 per share in Great Eastern Holdings Limited for S$17.07 million in cash.  Full Article

Great Eastern Holdings says qtrly profit attributable to shareholders S$279.5 million
Monday, 24 Jul 2017 06:57pm EDT 

July 25 (Reuters) - Great Eastern Holdings Ltd ::Qtrly profit attributable to shareholders S$ 279.5 million versus S$102.2 million.Qtrly gross premiums S$2.46 billion versus S$2.28 billion.Declares interim tax exempt (one-tier) dividend of 10 cents per ordinary share for FY ending 31 December 2017, to be paid on 31 August.  Full Article

Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp updates on co's shareholdings in United engineers & WBL Corp
Tuesday, 11 Jul 2017 07:36pm EDT 

July 12 (Reuters) - Oversea-chinese Banking Corporation Limited:OCBC Group's Shareholdings In United Engineers Limited & WBL Corporation Limited.refers to announcement in relation to co and Great Eastern's combined stakes in United Engineers and WBL.co and Great Eastern in final stages of discussions with shortlisted bidder regarding combined stakes in United Engineers and WBL.transaction is not expected to have a material impact on earnings of ocbc bank and great eastern.  Full Article

Great Eastern says Q1 2017 group profit attributable to shareholders was s$217.9 million
Thursday, 27 Apr 2017 06:50pm EDT 

April 28 (Reuters) - Great Eastern Holdings Ltd -:For q1 ended 31 march 2017 group profit attributable to shareholders was s$217.9 million.No interim dividend has been declared in q1 of 2017.  Full Article

Great Eastern unit has subscribed additional 2.4 mln shares in LGlobal Funds
Monday, 3 Oct 2016 06:01am EDT 

Great Eastern Holdings Ltd : Deal for an aggregate subscription amount of s$24 million . Aggregate subscription amount will be paid in full in cash on completion . Transaction is not expected to have material effect on net tangible assets or eps of geh group for current financial year .Unit, lion global investors limited has subscribed for an additional 2.4 million shares in LGlobal Funds at s$9.94 per share.  Full Article

Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation and Great Eastern updates on shareholdings in United Engineers and WBL corp
Monday, 26 Sep 2016 07:49am EDT 

Oversea-chinese Banking Corporation Limited : (Joint Announcement: Ocbc Group's Shareholdings In United Engineers Limited & Wbl Corporation Limited) . Co and Great Eastern currently reviewing strategic options with respect to their combined stakes in united engineers and wbl corp .No decision has been made at this time to pursue any specific transaction or any other strategic option.  Full Article

Oversea Chinese Banking updates on increase in shareholding in Great Eastern
Wednesday, 27 Jul 2016 05:43am EDT 

Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Ltd : Increase in shareholding in Great Eastern Holdings Limited . Purchased, on a willing buyer willing seller basis, 100,000 shares at S$21.45 per share in Great Eastern . Says purchase has increased ocbc bank's shareholding in geh from 87.73% to 87.75% .Deal for a total gross consideration of S$2.145 million in cash.  Full Article

Great Eastern Holdings updates on outlook
Tuesday, 26 Jul 2016 07:09pm EDT 

Great Eastern Holdings Ltd : Group remains positive on the long term prospects of the insurance business in southeast Asia .  Full Article

Great Eastern Q2 profit attributable S$102.2 mln vs S$277.7 mln
Tuesday, 26 Jul 2016 07:09pm EDT 

Great Eastern Holdings Ltd : Second quarter and/ or half yearly results) . Qtrly profit attributable to shareholders s$102.2 million versus s$277.7 million a year ago . Qtrly gross premiums s$ 2.28 billion versus s$1.82 billion a year ago . Declare an interim one-tier tax exempt dividend of 10 cents per ordinary share . "We will increase efforts to build our business in Indonesia" .  Full Article

Great Eastern approved appointment of Ronnie Tan Yew Chye as group CFO
Tuesday, 28 Jun 2016 07:04pm EDT 

Great Eastern Holdings Ltd : Says approved the appointment of Ronnie Tan as group chief financial officer .  Full Article

BRIEF-Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation buys 685,400 shares in Great Eastern Holdings

* Purchased 685,400 shares at S$24.90 per share in Great Eastern Holdings Limited for S$17.07 million in cash Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: