SE Asia Stocks-Singapore index snaps gains after stock trading link denial

April 16, 2015 10:57 AM

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BANGKOK, April 16 (Reuters) - Southeast Asian stock markets mostly rose on Thursday as a rally in global oil prices lifted energy-related shares but the Singapore benchmark snapped a four-day winning streak after the bourse's operator denied a possible stock trading link with China.

Singapore's Straits Times Index closed down 0.2 percent after Wednesday's fourth straight rise to 3,539.95, the highest level since December 2007. Singapore Exchange shares fell 2.5 percent, from S$8.67, the highest level in more than four years hit in the previous session after it said it was not i...

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