Can Auditors Be Trusted To Detect Fraud?

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This article “Can Auditors Be Trusted To Detect Fraud?” by Cai HaoXiang was first published in The Business Times on 01 Sep 2014 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
The simple answer is no. So, caveat emptor
As long as there is money to be made, dishonest businessmen have tried every conceivable means to …

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STI ETF A Possible Springboard For Starter Investors

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This article “STI ETF A Possible Springboard For Starter Investors” by Stephanie Luo was first published in The Business Times on 01 Jun 2017 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Passive investors, in their search for equity investment ideas, are often led to this instrument known as the exchange traded …

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You Don’t Have To Be Super-Smart To Get Rich

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This article “You Don’t Have To Be Super-Smart To Get Rich” by Goh Eng Yeow was first published in The Straits Times on 29 Oct 2017 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
What matters is to ensure your emotions don’t affect investment decision-making process
As a long-time financial reporter, I know plenty …

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US Stocks Ripe For The Picking / Key Stocks And Risks To Look Out For

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This article “US Stocks Ripe For The Picking / Key Stocks And Risks To Look Out For” by Grace Leong was first published in The Straits Times on 08 Feb 2015 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
An upbeat outlook for the US means it is time to study counters …

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The Carpe Diem Principle Of Stock Market Investing

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This article “The Carpe Diem Principle Of Stock Market Investing” by Goh Eng Yeow was first published in The Straits Times on 02 Oct 2017 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
History shows that share prices are rarely rattled in a major way by political crises
It is customary to find traders speculating about …

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Five Stocks Of The Fascinating Sixth Letter

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This article “Five Stocks Of The Fascinating Sixth Letter” by Cai HaoXiang was first published in The Business Times on 17 Apr 2017 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
These SGX-listed companies play into ongoing themes like food, electronics and property
DON’T giggle. A number of intriguing stocks I own or track on …

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Raising The Bar For SGX Delistings

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This article “Raising The Bar For SGX Delistings” by Goh Eng Yeow was first published in The Sunday Times on 11 Sep 2017 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Current rules may not do enough to protect minority shareholders from being squeezed out
Almost 5,000 investors were apparently caught still holding Aztech Holdings …

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Beating The Investment Pros At Their Game

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This article “Beating The Investment Pros At Their Game” by Goh Eng Yeow was first published in The Sunday Times on 20 Aug 2017 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Time in the market, rather than timing the market, is what really matters in stock returns
One of the most curious …

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