7 Risks To Consider, 6 Factors To Weigh

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This article “7 Risks To Consider, 6 Factors To Weigh” by Lorna Tan was first published in The Straits Times on 14 Oct 2018 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety

7 Risks To Consider
Not all exchange-traded funds (ETFs) are created equally; some have more complex structures and …

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Exchange-Traded Funds Gaining Popularity Among Investors

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Exchange-Traded Funds Gaining Popularity Among Investors” by Lorna Tan was first published in The Straits Times on 14 Oct 2018 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
They see these tools as low-cost, low-risk way to diversify their investments
Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) have become a popular tool for retail investors looking …

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S-Reits Offer Sustainable Income: Schroders

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This article “S-Reits Offer Sustainable Income: Schroders” by Angela Tan was first published in The Business Times on 13 Apr 2017 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Singapore real estate investment trusts seen having a role to play in investors’ portfolios over longer time horizons
Investors seeking a sustainable income …

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Ups And Downs When Investing In Perpetual Securities

Foreword from ShareInvestor
This article “Ups And Downs When Investing In Perpetual Securities” by Lorna Tan was first published in The Sunday Times on 24 Jun 2018 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
While they offer higher coupons, they come with interest-rate and credit risks
Perpetual securities (perps) have been making …

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

Foreword from ShareInvestor
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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Overseas Retail Reits – Risk Or Reward?

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This article “Overseas Retail Reits – Risk Or Reward?” by Cai HaoXiang was first published in The Business Times on 07 Apr 2014 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
It could take a projected yield of 7% for these Reits to be attractive
Retail real estate investment trusts (Reits) are popular because …

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Invest Like Buffett, Go For ETFs

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This article “Invest Like Buffett, Go For ETFs” by Goh Eng Yeow was first published in The Straits Times on 10 Mar 2013 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Exchange-traded funds a low-risk way to emulate buy-and-hold strategy
Even with his financial prowess, legendary investor Warren Buffett failed to outperform the …

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Money, In The Eye Of The Beholder

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This article “Money, In The Eye Of The Beholder” by Cai HaoXiang was first published in The Business Times on 29 Aug 2016 and is reproduced in this blog in its entirety.
Cosmic justice is often served in the game of wealth as people think in percentages, not absolutes
I was shopping …

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