Daily Markets Briefing: STI up 0.8%
Sembcorp led the gains amongst top active stocks with a 10.07% increase.
The Straits Times Index ended 24.99 or 0.8% higher at 3,139.15.
The top active stocks were SingTel, which expanded 2.22%, OCBC, which diminished 0.65%, Sembcorp, which grew 10.07%, DBS, which remained unchanged, and UOB with a 0.5% climb.
The FTSE MidCap rose 0.92% whilst the FTSE Small Cap inched up 0.14%.