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More opportunities to learn and invest at seventh edition of INVEST Fair

Singapore, 1 August 2013 – ShareInvestor, the financial internet subsidiary of Singapore Press Holdings (SPH), will host its seventh annual edition of INVEST Fair from 2 to 4 August 2013 at Exhibition Halls 405 and 406, Level 4, Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre. 

Jointly organised by The Business Times, INVEST Fair has grown from a two-day event to a three-day event this year, and the number of free and paid seminars has also increased from 40 to more than 50. More than 20,000 visitors are expected at INVEST Fair 2013. 

INVEST Fair showcases products and services of leading financial service providers and educators, and visitors will get the opportunity to hear from industry experts on the latest investment offerings and trends, as well as their outlook on global economic developments. 

There will also be more than 40 local and international exhibitors, comprising listed companies, including the newly listed SPH Reit, as well as financial institutions and training and education providers. 

Some of the speakers this year include:

  • Dr Alexander Elder, a private trader and a teacher of traders based in New York City. He is the author of several international best-sellers.
  • Hu Li Yang, best-selling author and an expert in Asian markets. He will be involved in a Panel Discussion on the market outlook, conducted in Mandarin. The session will be moderated by Lianhe Zaobao’s Dr Zhou Zhao Cheng.
  • Roger Montgomery, Chairman of Montgomery Investment Management Property Limited and best-selling author with a passion for making successful stock market investing within the reach of everyone.

Mr Patrick Daniel, Editor-in-Chief of SPH's English and Malay Newspapers Division and Chairman of ShareInvestorsaid: “Retail investors have to choose from a multitude of investment options in the market. Through the annual INVEST Fair, SPH aims to help our readers make well-informed choices on what to invest in.”

Mr Christopher Lee, Chief Executive Officer of ShareInvestor, said: “Following the success of INVEST Fair in previous years, INVEST Fair 2013 offers our visitors and participants more opportunities to hear from the best investment minds. With more than 50 different seminars, I'm confident that everyone will be able to gain fresh insights on investments."

Admission to INVEST Fair 2013 is free. For more information, please visit

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About ShareInvestor
ShareInvestor is a wholly owned subsidiary of Singapore Press Holdings (SPH). We are the leading financial internet media & technology company that owns the largest 
investor relations network in Asia. We currently represent more than 400 public listed companies in the region.

In addition, ShareInvestor provides market data tools and financial applications to institutional and retail investors. We also manage the largest independent 
financial portal in Singapore in Singapore. With more than 8,000 paying subscribers for our financial products and services, and an average 150,000 unique visitors monthly across our online properties, ShareInvestor provides an ideal platform for online advertisers to reach out to our investing community. ShareInvestor operates in Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand. 

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About Singapore Press Holdings Ltd

Incorporated in 1984, main board-listed Singapore Press Holdings Ltd (SPH) is Southeast Asia’s leading media organisation, engaging minds and enriching lives across multiple languages and platforms.

Newspapers, Magazines and Book Publishing 
In Singapore, SPH publishes 18 newspaper titles in four languages. On an average day, 3.05 million individuals or 76 per cent of people above 15 years old, read one of SPH's news publications. SPH also publishes and produces more than 100 magazine titles in Singapore and the region, covering a broad range of interests from lifestyle to information technology. SPH's subsidiaries, Straits Times Press and Focus Publishing, produce quality books and periodicals in English and Chinese.

Internet and Mobile
Beyond print, the Internet editions of SPH newspapers enjoy over 270 million page views with 18 million unique visitors every month. Apart from AsiaOne, SPH’s online and new media initiatives include ST701, the leading online marketplace for jobs (STJobs), property (STProperty), cars (STCars) and general classifieds (STClassifieds); Stomp, and The Straits Times RazorTV. SPH also launched The Straits Times’ iPad and enhanced iPhone applications, an Android smartphone application and The Business Times’ iPhone application. SPH’s Chinese flagship newspaper Lianhe Zaobao has also launched its digital editions which include a web application, as well as online and PDF versions.

In the radio business, SPH has a 92.9% per cent stake in SPH UnionWorks Pte Ltd, which operates entertainment stations UFM 100.3 in Mandarin, as well as Kiss92 and HOT FM91.3 in English. SPH has a 20 per cent stake in MediaCorp TV Holdings Pte Ltd, which operates free-to-air channels 5, 8 and U, and a 40 per cent stake in MediaCorp Press Limited, which publishes the free newspaper, Today. 

Events and Out-of-Home Advertising
SPH’s events arm Sphere Exhibits organises innovative consumer and trade events and exhibitions as well as large scale conferences in Singapore and the region. In addition, SPH has ventured into out-of-home (OOH) advertising through its digital out-of-home platform SPH MediaBoxOffice.

SPH owns and manages Paragon, the prime retail and office complex in the heart of Orchard Road, Singapore's main shopping belt. Its second retail development, The Clementi Mall, started business operations in 2011. SPH's wholly-owned subsidiary, Times Development Pte Ltd, has also developed a 43-storey upmarket residential condominium, Sky@eleven, at Thomson Road. SPH‘s latest retail development project, The Seletar Mall, is slated for completion by end 2014.

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