SGX To Cut Board Lot Size From Jan 19 2015

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This article “SGX To Cut Board Lot Size From Jan 19 2015” by Anita Gabriel was first published in The Business Times on 26 Aug 2014 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Change will impact minimum number of shares investors can apply in an IPO
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Which Industry Should You Pick?

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This article “Which Industry Should You Pick?” by Cai HaoXiang was first published in The Business Times on 22 Apr 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Investors need to understand the opportunities and threats present in the industry that a company is in, says CAI HAOXIANG
LAST week, we …

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Knowing The Market And Companies Well

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This article “Knowing The Market And Companies Well” by Teh Hooi Ling was first published in The Business Times on 05 May 2012 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

It pays to attend AGMs and observe the board’s body language and how it deals with shareholders’ questions
I …

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The Importance Of Ground Checks

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This article “The Importance Of Ground Checks” by Cai Haoxiang was first published in The Business Times on 08 Sep 2014 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Get a dose of reality by talking to customers, suppliers, rivals as well as fellow investors about the company
NUMBERS on …

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Learning To Crunch The Numbers

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This article “Learning To Crunch The Numbers” by Cai HaoXiang was first published in The Business Times on 01 Sep 2014 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Investors have to be aware of issues that relate to the construction and use of financial statements, says CAI HAOXIANG
INVESTING can …

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Understanding REIT Structures

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This article “Understanding Reit Structures” by Cai Haoxiang was first published in The Business Times on 24 Feb 2014 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

 Real estate investment trusts are a way for investors to buy slices of large property portfolios, says CAI HAOXIANG
LAST week, we …

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Young Investors, Time Is On Your Side

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This article “Young Investors, Time Is On Your Side” by Joyce Teo was first published in The Sunday Times on 31 Mar 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
You can afford to take bigger risks than people with families or who are retiring
Learning to invest wisely is tough. …

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Watch Out For 5 Common Investment Mistakes

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This article “Watch Out For 5 Common Investment Mistakes” by Magdalen Ng was first published in The Straits Times on 23 Dec 2012 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Emotions can adversely influence our investment decisions and lead to irrational behaviour, according to a new study by Franklin Templeton Investments.
Many …

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