Business Trusts, Reits And Shares Of Trust

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Business Trusts, Reits And Shares Of Trust” by Mindy Tan and Ong Chor Hao was first published in The Business Times on 27 Nov 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

IT trades like a real estate investment trust (Reit), and often emulates its characteristics, but business trusts (BTs), sometimes …

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Know The Risks In Margin Trading

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Know The Risks In Margin Trading” by Aaron Low was first published in The Straits Times (INVEST) on 12 May 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Novices, steer clear of leveraged products; seasoned investors, here are five pointers
Margin trading has become an increasingly popular …

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Even Out Risks To Grow Nest Egg Faster

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Even Out Risks To Grow Nest Egg Faster” by Lorna Tan was first published in The Straits Times (INVEST) on 22 Jun 2008 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Last month, I shared about how I like to “pay myself first” by having money channelled automatically from …

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What To Look For Before Risking Your Money

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “What To Look For Before Risking Your Money” by Rachel Lin was first published in The Business Times on 08 Aug 2005 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

WHEN it comes to investing, gurus and investment tracts abound. For the uninitiated, there’s no running away …

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Beginner’s Guide To Equities

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Beginner’s Guide To Equities” by Mindy Tan was first published in The Business Times on 25 Apr 2011 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Knowing the basics of equities is essential to finding order amid the market madness, reports MINDY TAN
“A blindfolded monkey throwing darts …

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When Stocks Are More Affordable, But Not Cheaper

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “When Stocks Are More Affordable, But Not Cheaper” by Cai Haoxiang was first published in The Business Times on 19 Jan 2015 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

What makes stocks cheap or expensive are their valuation multiples and earnings prospects, not board lot …

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Dealing With Smaller Board Lot Sizes

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Dealing With Smaller Board Lot Sizes” by Cai Haoxiang was first published in The Business Times on 19 Jan 2015 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Watch the fees and partial fills, don’t diversify too much, and use the opportunity to test your ideas. …

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New SGX Trading Rules: What You Need To Know

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “New SGX Trading Rules: What You Need To Know” by Grace Leong was first published in The Straits Times on 31 Aug 2014 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Regulations meant to curb speculation and level playing field
The fallout from last October’s penny stock crash has been …

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