What You Buy May Not Be What You Get

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This article “What You Buy May Not Be What You Get” by Goh Eng Yeow was first published in The Straits Times on 25 Nov 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Widely used benchmarks no longer measure what they were intended to
Analysts deciding on changes in the composition of …

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‘Dirt Cheap’ Stock Market – A Buying Opportunity?

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “’Dirt Cheap’ Stock Market – A Buying Opportunity?” by Goh Eng Yeow was first published in The Straits Times on 04 Apr 2016 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Economic uncertainties are a turn-off for investors but bargain prices now could pay off at next upswing
The late British prime …

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Investing Is A Bit Of A Gamble

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This article “Investing Is A Bit Of A Gamble” by Melissa Tan was first published in The Straits Times on 24 Aug 2014 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Whether you are an average investor or a pro, there is no guarantee of success
My secondary school maths teacher played a …

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A Simple, ‘No-Fuss’ Approach To Investing In Stocks

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This article “A Simple, ‘No-Fuss’ Approach To Investing In Stocks” by Aaron Low was first published in The StraitsTimes on 21 Aug 2016 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
After a talk on saving and planning for a child’s education that I gave at the National Library last …

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Can’t Beat Market? Just Stay Faithful

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Can’t Beat Market? Just Stay Faithful” by Goh Eng Yeow was first published in The Straits Times on 28 Sep 2014 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Invest for the long haul to reap returns that can outpace inflation
Inflation is something of a silent assassin, eroding …

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Understanding And Using The STI

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This article “Understanding And Using The STI” by Cai HaoXiang was first published in The Business Times on 28 Jan 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
The Straits Times Index is a gauge of investor confidence and a benchmark to compare other products with, and to invest in, …

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What Novice Investors Should Go For: ETFs

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “What Novice Investors Should Go For: ETFs” by Goh Eng Yeow was first published in The Straits Times on 09 Mar 2014 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.

Exchange-traded funds offer simple way to gain exposure to pricey blue chips
During a recent meet-the-author session organised by …

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Dealing With Smaller Board Lot Sizes

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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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