Investing For All Ages Amid The Volatile Times

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Investing For All Ages Amid The Volatile Times” by Lorna Tan was first published in The Straits Times on 1 Jan 2017 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Manage market risk through diversification and dollar-cost averaging, say experts
After a testing year of ups and downs, …

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When Emotions Get The Better Of Investment Plans

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “When Emotions Get The Better Of Investment Plans” by Lorna Tan was first published in The Sunday Times on 16 Sep 2018 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Making it compulsory for listing aspirants to allocate at least 5% to retail investors is a good …

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How To Mix Up Your Investment Portfolio

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “How To Mix Up Your Investment Portfolio” by Lorna Tan was first published in The Straits Times on 07 Jan 2018 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
The bumper returns investors enjoyed in 2017 are unlikely to be repeated on that scale this year so …

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Two Things That Could Trip Up Local Investors

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Two Things That Could Trip Up Local Investors” by Lorna Tan was first published in The Straits Times on 18 Sep 2016 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Investors in Singapore have unrealistic expectations of investment returns and a short-term investment horizon, which could spell …

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Stay In Game But Diversify Across Asset Classes

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Stay In Game But Diversify Across Asset Classes” by Lorna Tan was first published in The Sunday Times on 31 Dec 2017 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Hou Wey Fook: Chief Investment Officer, DBS Bank
Q What were the best and worst things (financially) that happened …

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Tips For Young Investors

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Tips For Young Investors” by Lorna Tan was first published in The Straits Times on 26 Mar 2017 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Starting early means you have a longer time horizon to grow your money
Retirement may be something very distant for young people, but it …

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How Not To Put It All In One Basket

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “How Not To Put It All In One Basket” by Lorna Tan was first published in The Straits Times on 28 May 2017 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Dollar cost averaging helps build up a portfolio of stocks at a lower average cost to deal with volatility
Diversification …

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Wait For Share Prices To Be Right, Then Buy And Hold

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Wait For Share Prices To Be Right, Then Buy And Hold” by Samuel Chan was first published in The Straits Times on 23 Apr 2017 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
That’s how Warren Buffett’s former daughter-in-law makes her money
Investor Mary Buffett has been eyeing Thailand’s Mama Noodles for …

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