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Circles Life’s ESOP breaks new ground. But is there a trade-off?
10 January 2022: Singapore telco Circles.Life is hoping to break a vicious cycle by running an ESOP it says is 'the most generous in the region
Circles.Life launches US$5M pre-IPO employee stock buyback
13 December 2021: All employees with over a year's tenure can participate in the liquidity event and some of them are set to gain "hundreds of thousands of dollars" in cash
Singapore telco Circles.Life buys back $5 million worth of employee stocks
13 December 2021: Singapore-based telco Circles.Life announced on Monday that it is buying back $5 million worth of shares allotted to its staff as employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs).
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Circles Life to buy back $5m worth of ESOPs
13 December 2021: Singapore telco firm Circles Life is buying back US$5 million worth of stocks held by employees. This development comes as the company prepares to go public soon.
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Circles.Life raising S’pore headcount to spur expansion
07 October 2021: Digital telco Circles.Life plans to boost its Singapore headcount, which is currently close to 250, by 25 per cent to 35 per cent over the next 12 months as it scales up its Circles X software offering. Circles X is the proprietary technology stack that has allowed the company to...
Circles.Life to increase SG workforce by 25% and beef up tech and marketing roles
06 October 2021: Circles.Life is looking to boost its headcount by 25% over the next 12 months and expand its Singapore core of tech and innovation talent. Key hires will include tech and “tech-lite” roles such as software engineers, product managers, and digital marketers across new and existing business lines. This is part of...