Monthly Archives: January 2016

Banks may be cheap now, but…

Cash is king. Yes, during financial turmoil like this when stock markets all over the world are sinking, having cash is the key. According to The Straits Times on 20 January 2016, just last year alone, about US$735 billion left … Continue reading

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Market rout : A test of our mental fortitude

The last few days of market routs in both China as well as stock markets over the world had seen trillions of dollars evaporated in air. This is a type of market situation in which big investors and fund managers … Continue reading

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The 7% plunge in the SSE Index does not auger well for global stock markets

The first day of trading in Year 2016 had seen Shanghai Stock Index dropping 7% and triggered the activation of circuit breakers to close the stock exchange for the day. This had, in turn, caused other major markets in Europe, … Continue reading

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