Stock Market Remains In Correction Mode

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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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Easy Investing Option, Yet A Hard Sell / ETFs: Passive Tracking And Lower Costs

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This article “Easy Investing Option, Yet A Hard Sell / ETFs: Passive Tracking And Lower Costs” by Wong Siew Ying was first published in The Straits Times on 29 Nov 2015 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Exchange-traded funds are a low-cost option for retail investors but …

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Growth Reit Large?

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This article “Growth Reit Large?” by Lorna Tan was first published in The Straits Times on 30 Oct 2016 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Analysts offer some Reit pointers for investors seeking yield and stability in a low interest rate environment
Real estate investment trusts (Reits) continue …

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Popularity Of ETFs May Not Mean Poor Governance

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This article “Popularity Of ETFs May Not Mean Poor Governance” by Goh Eng Yeow was first published in The Straits Times on 06 Mar 2017 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Some fear managers of index-linked funds are not too concerned over how listed firms are run
The annual …

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Less Predictable Market Ahead

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This article “Less Predictable Market Ahead” by Lorna Tan was first published in The Straits Times on 29 Apr 2018 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Five tips for retail investors to avoid potential landmines and manage volatility
After a year of low volatility and high returns, retail investors …

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Review Your Stocks As You Would Your Clothes

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Review Your Stocks As You Would Your Clothes” by Lee Su Shyan  was first published in The Sunday Times on 21 Jan 2018 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
My portfolio could have done with similar pruning as spring cleaning of my wardrobe
Early in the new …

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Dos And Don’ts At The Annual Shareholders’ Meeting

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This article “Dos And Don’ts At The Annual Shareholders’ Meeting” by Marissa Lee was first published in The Sunday Times on 22 Apr 2018 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Investors are in the thick of AGM season, that time of the year when listed companies host their …

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Complacency Throws Markets Off Course

 
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This article “Complacency Throws Markets Off Course?” by R SIVANITHY was first published in The Business Times on 11 Oct 2017 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Students of statistics and other social sciences would be familiar with the phrase “regression to the mean” that broadly means there is a …

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