Stress-Free Investing (Or At Least, Close To It)

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Stress-Free Investing (Or At Least, Close To It)” by Lorna Tan was first published in The Straits Times on 20 May 2018 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
The severe jolt that rocked global markets early this the year, after 12 months or more of …

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S-Reits Offer Sustainable Income: Schroders

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “S-Reits Offer Sustainable Income: Schroders” by Angela Tan was first published in The Business Times on 13 Apr 2017 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Singapore real estate investment trusts seen having a role to play in investors’ portfolios over longer time horizons
Investors seeking a sustainable income …

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Perp Talk

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Perp Talk” by Lorna Tan was first published in The Straits Times on 24 Jun 2018 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Perpetual securities should not be confused with conventional bonds and should be considered with caution
The recent trading suspension of perpetual securities (perps) issued by …

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Stay In Game But Diversify Across Asset Classes

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Stay In Game But Diversify Across Asset Classes” by Lorna Tan was first published in The Sunday Times on 31 Dec 2017 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Hou Wey Fook: Chief Investment Officer, DBS Bank
Q What were the best and worst things (financially) that happened …

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Ups And Downs When Investing In Perpetual Securities

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Ups And Downs When Investing In Perpetual Securities” by Lorna Tan was first published in The Sunday Times on 24 Jun 2018 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
While they offer higher coupons, they come with interest-rate and credit risks
Perpetual securities (perps) have been making …

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PropNex Gains 10% On Trading Debut

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “PropNex Gains 10% On Trading Debut” by Rachel Mui was first published in The Business Times on 03 Jul 2018 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Shares of homegrown property service group PropNex Realty on Monday closed 10 per cent higher on the company’s trading debut on the mainboard, as PropNex becomes …

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Tips For Young Investors

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Tips For Young Investors” by Lorna Tan was first published in The Straits Times on 26 Mar 2017 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Starting early means you have a longer time horizon to grow your money
Retirement may be something very distant for young people, but it …

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Stock Market Remains In Correction Mode

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Stock Market Remains In Correction Mode” by Rob Curran was first published in The Business Times on 18 Jun 2018 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Economists are looking for signs that one of the longest economic expansions on record is ending
After flirting with new …

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