Dull Sep Performance … Look forward to corporate activities in Oct

Sep has been a lacklustre month in terms of stock performance. All 3 indices (STI, Hang Seng Index and S&P 500) that I have been tracking closely are down for the month. The only silver lining was the SReit. Overall, I suffered more paper losses. Sign, what to do but to hang on ... Photo … Continue reading Dull Sep Performance … Look forward to corporate activities in Oct

Searching for Fixed Income Investments

Following my last post, I received a few queries around DIY options. Many obviously still prefer to invest on their own and save the payment to financial advisors. Actually, it is not that difficult to DIY as long as you have time and interest to do proper research. In fact, it can be very fulfilling. … Continue reading Searching for Fixed Income Investments

Have you bought Jun’17 Singapore Saving Bond?

One more week to apply for Singapore Saving Bond if you have not done it yet. Doing this because I believe SSB is the best place to "park" your war chest - safe and sound ­čśŐ Details of┬áThis monthÔÇÖs Offer Issue: SBJUN17 GX17060T Closes: 9.00pm, 26 Apr 2017 Results: After 3.00pm, 26 Apr 2017 Yields … Continue reading Have you bought Jun’17 Singapore Saving Bond?

Corporate Bonds, Preference Shares, Reits – How to decide?

Contributed by: Warriortan, #investforyourself, #fixedincome, #bonds, #preference shares, #Reits Are you a relatively conservative investor that are happy to receive a stable, regular and decent return BUT are not so risk adverse as to want to park your money only in "risk-free" investments like government bonds, fixed deposits etc? Then these investments types may interest … Continue reading Corporate Bonds, Preference Shares, Reits – How to decide?

May 2017 Singapore Saving Bond: I have bought, have you?

Contributed by: Warriortan Thinking of doing a simple gentle reminder to all my readers that the closing date of the latest issue of SSB (May 2017) is coming up soon. From the SSB website: This month's Offer Issue: SBMAY17 GX17050F Opens: 6.00pm, 3 Apr 2017 Closes: 9.00pm, 25 Apr 2017 Results: After 3.00pm, 26 Apr … Continue reading May 2017 Singapore Saving Bond: I have bought, have you?

A Lazy Blog … Learning How to Invest by Yourself the Easy Way

Contributed by: Warriortan   Rather than bore you with a long essay, I thought of sharing a few videos that you may find useful in gaining more knowledge around personal financial investments and kick start your path towards financial freedom. I hope you will find this a refreshing change. ┬áSit back, have fun and enjoy … Continue reading A Lazy Blog … Learning How to Invest by Yourself the Easy Way

18-25 Mar 17, Top 5 Most Interesting Finance/Investment Articles I read this week

Contributed by: Warriortan #1┬áSingapore REIT ETFs: Nikko AM-Straits Trading and Philips-SGX APAC REIT ETFs compared "Investors keen for a Singapore-listed REIT ETF with exposure across the Asia-Pacific region now have two options ...┬áBut which REIT ETF should you choose given the subtle, but important nuances between the two Singapore REIT ETFs in terms of diversity, … Continue reading 18-25 Mar 17, Top 5 Most Interesting Finance/Investment Articles I read this week