Luz Wendy Noble
DBS had the most active shares with a decline of 0.71%.
The Straits Times Index (STI) ended 4.82 points or 0.15% lower at 3,199.89, taking the year-to-date performance to -4.82%.
The FTSE ST Mid Cap Index gained 0.14%, whilst the FTSE ST Small Cap Index advanced 0.14%.
The top active stocks were DBS, which dipped 0.71%, Singtel, which declined 0.32%, UOB, which inched up 0.75%, AEM, which fell 17.17%, and OCBC, with a 0.09% decline.