Category Archives: Z-FINANCIAL EDUCATION

Education on wealth and saving

Singapore Airlines – The harsh operating environment

Ask an American during the 90s whether they know Singapore Airlines (SIA), you are likely to get a confirmed yes. But when you ask him where Singapore was, you may not get a very clear answer. That spoke volumes about … Continue reading

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Sembcorp shareholders’ hands are tight

It has been more than a week since the submission of a proposal to SGX by Sembcorp Industry and her subsidiary Sembcorp Marine (SCM) to raise fund of $2.1b for the SCM, and for the demerger between the two entities. … Continue reading

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Looking for certainties in the environment of uncertainties

Recent poll: In a recent poll of A sure win of $200 60% of win of triple of $200 and 30% of a loss of double of $200 There were altogether 58 respondents to this poll, of which 37 (representing … Continue reading

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Demerger of Sembcrop Industries (SCI) & Sembcorp Marine (SCM)

On 8 June 2020, Sembcorp Industries (SCI) and its subsidiary, Sembcorp Marine (SCM), jointly announced a proposal of $2.1 billion renounceable rights issue for SCM. This involves a 5:1 rights issue to existing SCM shareholders as well as Temasek Holding … Continue reading

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The lockdown mailers

10th to 14th March 2020: The market was very bad. The STI tanks around 16% (2960.93 to 2493.95) and was still on the way down. The Dow Jones also had a bad outing. The worst performing stocks on the SGX … Continue reading

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Singapore Airlines (SIA)

On the requests of students concerning the recent SIA rights and MCB R, I have made a video to explain the technicalities of the rights issue. The last time I had SIA shares was more than 10 year ago While … Continue reading

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Investing lessons to learn from the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic

The past 2 months or so has been quite punitive for stock investors and traders alike. Despite a few early cases of Covid-19, the month of February had been almost a non-event. The STI, despite sinking gradually, continued to stay … Continue reading

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ComfortDelgro Ltd

Since the video on Covid-19 was made in the week immediately after the Chinese New Year (CNY), signs are now beginning to surface of the near-term situations of transport companies. ComfortDelgro (CDG), which has been facing a dwindling operating taxi … Continue reading

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Wuhan Coronavirus and the STI

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Taking stock of stocks portfolio

Like many other years, last year had been spiced with a few surprises causing some stocks to swing significantly even though the STI index had been relatively stagnant. First and foremost, at the beginning of the year, many of us … Continue reading

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