How To Survive A Bear Market Hug?

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This article “How To Survive A Bear Market Hug?” by Goh Eng Yeow was first published in The Strait Times on 13 Sep 2015 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Examine reasons for buying stocks and consider market sentiment before selling
The recent stock market sell-off has left many …

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Risks Of Oil And Gas Stocks

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This article “Risks Of Oil And Gas Stocks” by Cai HaoXiang was first published in The Business Times on 03 Jun 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

There is a number of business risks associated with oil and gas stocks, particularly explorers and producers.
The first is …

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If In Doubt, Sell Half

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “If In Doubt, Sell Half” by Goh Eng Yeow was first published in The Straits Times on 18 May 2014 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Advice for investors torn between taking profit and cutting loss when stock prices fluctuate
As a financial writer, I regularly …

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Growing Hunger For Business Trusts

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Growing Hunger For Business Trust” by Jonathan Kwok was first published in The Straits Times on 17 Jun 2012 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

More of these versatile vehicles are listing here, providing a high-yield investment option
They were largely an unknown here a few years ago …

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Reits Free To Set Fees But Must Justify Them

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Reits Free To Set Fees But Must Justify Them” by Jacqueline Woo was first published in The Straits Times on 03 Jul 2015 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

MAS relents in that area, will go ahead with other rules to give investors more protection
Most of the …

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The Art Of Asset Allocation

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “The Art Of Asset Allocation” by Cai HaoXiang was first published in The Business Times on 29 Jun 2015 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

A portfolio must provide for a scenario in which it does not suffer massive losses in the high-risk portions should a financial market crash …

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Key Points In Choosing A Trust To Invest In

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This article “Key Points In Choosing A Trust To Invest In” by Genevieve Cua was first published in The Business Times on 30 Apr – 01 May 2011 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

REITS (real estate investment trusts) and business trusts may seem to be attractive options, …

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Human Biases That Lead To Investment Missteps

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This article “Human Biases That Lead To Investment Missteps” by Genevieve Cua was first published in The Business Times on 23 Apr 2014 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

TRADITIONAL portfolio theory has it that investors think and behave rationally, and that markets are efficient, incorporating all available information …

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