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
Most of us do not realize how we have put ourselves in an endless cycle of consumption. The urge to consume excessively has resulted in us allocating copious amounts of our paycheck towards expenses, rather than investments or retirement planning. But hope is not lost; we can easily re-structure our spending and saving habits, saving … Continue reading Save thousands a year with these simple tricks.
There are two main risk environments that can be observed in the markets - "risk on" and "risk off". As their names imply, the changes in market participants' risk appetite is reflected from the assets they choose to allocate their money in. Risk-on (Bullish) In a risk-on environment, market participants are optimistic about the future … Continue reading The Beginners’ Guide To Risk Environments (TLDR friendly!)
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
One of the world's most successful hedgefunds, Bridgewater Associates, explored an unusual approach to talent acquisition earlier this year. Bridgewater, founded by American billionaire investor Ray Dalio turned to the poker tables when they decided to hire professional poker player Vanessa Selbst. Vanessa Selbst won close to $12 million during her poker stint as is considered the … Continue reading Poker Table to Hedgefund: An unconventional talent acquisition.
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This article starts with a tinge of colloquialism - "same same but different". Today, we understand how trading and poker have a few things in common. In both fields, you will find consistently profitable individuals that have made a fortune across decades. Now, if you've never studied poker like a math subject, you'd probably think its … Continue reading Trading vs Poker: “Same same but different?”
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.
You may have heard of the maxim "the trend is your friend until the end when it bends". Actually, there is a unique group of traders that subscribe to this concept of trend following. In the fund industry, Commodities Trading Advisors (CTA) are known to be trend followers that trade a myriad of asset classes … Continue reading The Trend Followers.
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!