Monthly Archives: June 2016

Just stay on course

In the blink of our eyes, we are at the half-way mark of calendar year 2016. So, where are we now? The ST Index closed at 2882.73 on 31 Dec 2015, and today it closed at 2840.93, a difference of … Continue reading

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Brexit: My take on the sterling pound

Even though the sterling pound was bashed badly on Friday, 24 June to as much as 10% against the US dollars, my take is that it could be in for more bashing. While I cannot profess myself to be an … Continue reading

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Brexit: The days after the pounding

The final verdict is out and Britain is now out of EU. The result has taken the financial market by surprise. Even until the 22nd of June, financial markets all over the world were predicting that Britain would stay within … Continue reading

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Brexit – The impact on us

In a few hours’ time, we should know the results of the referendum as to whether Britain is out or is to remain as a member of the European Union (EU). Ranked as the world 5th largest economy behind US, … Continue reading

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REITs: From an investor’s perspective

Yes, Real Estate Invest Trusts (REITs) are attractive. With about 6-8% yield, they are certainly mouth-watering investments in view of the paltry low bank interest rate. When REIT was first introduced as SingMall Property Trust in early 2000, it was … Continue reading

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Investing personality is all that matters

It is quite common to hear people making references to those famous billionaire investors, like Warren Buffet, Benjamin Graham, George Soros and Peter Lynch and many top-notch investors out there. Yes, we should learn from them, but how many of … Continue reading

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