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
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
Throughout the years, many of my blogs were focused on equities investment and the dividends that I receive from them. So, I will skip the review on the equities (which achieved my aim of 5% dividend yield) and start with a review on index portfolio as we countdown in this last week to the new … Continue reading Index Portfolio Review
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 😊 Details of This month’s 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?
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?
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?
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. Sit back, have fun and enjoy … Continue reading A Lazy Blog … Learning How to Invest by Yourself the Easy Way
Contributed by: Warriortan #1 Singapore 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 ... But 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