The Singapore Stock market has long underperformed other global stock markets with under average long-term returns and terrible performance in the last 3-4 years. And even when you look back 25 years, you will find that the STI has only returned 3.5 percent per year. (without dividends) This is hardly helped by economic growth in … Continue reading Why you shouldn’t just look at the SGX
Author: Brandon Lau
Reasons Why You Should Invest Globally
From my experience, many don’t venture outside of their comfort zones. It has taken me a couple of years before I dared to venture beyond the Singapore and US markets. When investing many choose to invest in companies close to their hearts and mostly within some distance of geographical proximity. It may not be a … Continue reading Reasons Why You Should Invest Globally
Top 4 Reasons to go to INVEST Fair 2018
1. Brand New Fintech Zone The technical innovation boom in the financial sector does not look to be stopping with the industry receiving USD$17.4 Billion in investment just last year alone. The Fintech industry encompasses cryptocurrencies, robo advisors and innovations that give an increasing amount of individuals access to financial markets. This year INVEST Fair … Continue reading Top 4 Reasons to go to INVEST Fair 2018
The Biggest Alcohol Producers that anyone can Invest In
This article is purely for informational purposes only. This is not meant as investment advice nor is it encouraging alcoholism. Please do your own due diligence before you invest in any company. Kwei Chaw Moutai As its name already suggests, Kwei Chow Moutai specialises in producing Moutai, a brand of Chinese baijiu. It was … Continue reading The Biggest Alcohol Producers that anyone can Invest In
Trump- Kim Summit Hotel Stocks
See who owns the 3 main hotels at the center of the Singapore Summit!
The Best Investors You Probably Havent Heard Of
Most people new to investing would have only heard of Warren Buffett and George Soros. So to broaden your horizons here are 3 great investors who have consistently achieved spectacular returns and books that can help you achieve similar returns.
Temasek’s Largest Holdings
Love them or hate them doesn't change the fact that it is one of Singapore's Sovereign wealth funds. So here is a compiled list of some of Temasek's biggest holdings!
Book Review: The Wisdom of Finance
Money is a kind of poetry - Wallace Stevens, Adagia in Opus Posthumous The Wisdom of Finance is a brilliant take on the basics of Finance and introduces a fresh new perspective on financial concepts using literature and history to convey ways in which finance can influence and help us in our daily lives. Regardless … Continue reading Book Review: The Wisdom of Finance
Investment Ideas: iPhone X Suppliers
I'm always frustrated by the lack of investment ideas I have. Just like many other investors, I usually look at the main brands and companies that are openly present in our everyday lives such as Apple, Amazon, and Google. (Ok that is an exaggeration) But I wanted to change that and start looking for more … Continue reading Investment Ideas: iPhone X Suppliers
How to Beat the Market with Almost No Market Risk
The Magic of Convertible Bond Hedging A friend of mine recently introduced me to The David Rubenstein Show: Peer to Peer Conversations where David, the Founder of the Carlyle Group (Private Equity Firm) interviews other leaders in America’s companies to find out what makes a great leader. But, essentially it’s basically a super-rich dude also … Continue reading How to Beat the Market with Almost No Market Risk