General Advice About Investing and Trading

What will be the Impact of Impending Interest Rate Hikes on S-REITs?

A couple of days ago, a friend of mine asked for my thoughts about the impact of interest rate hikes on S-REITs, along with the impact on their unit prices. I felt that the question was an interesting one, and possibly one where my readers would also like me to cast some light on. As such, I’ve decided to pen down my response to the question in this post, which I hope you’ll find useful…

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How You Can Read The Edge Singapore via the NLB Mobile and PressReader App

For those of you who have been reading ‘The Edge Singapore’ back when it was made available in the PressReader App in the past, it’s now available once again! In this post, you’ll find step-by-step instructions on how you can access the latest edition of the finance magazine…

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Trading/Investing Gimmicks – How You Can Avoid Them

One of the news article published in The New Paper today (12 August 2021) caught my eye – ‘Seven victims lose more than $1.45m in stock-buying scam.’ In response to this, I’ve decided to write a post to share the things you should do (especially if you are someone who still do not know a thing about trading and/or investing) to avoid falling prey to such investment scams, and lose all of your hard-earned money…

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A Review of My Investing and Trading Journey in 2020 (Plus My Outlook for 2021 Ahead)

10 more days to go before we bid farewell to the year 2020 and welcome a brand new year in 2021. In this post, you’ll read about my personal review about my investing and trading journey over the past 11 plus months, along with my outlook and plans for the new year ahead…

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A Quick and Easy Way to Study about a Company without Browsing through its Annual Reports

I can’t stress enough the importance of getting a good understanding about a company before you make any investment decisions. At the same time, I fully understand the time constraints that you may have (as you’re probably working full-time) to read through the annual reports of companies. Here’s a ‘quick and easy’ way to learn about a company (and help you determine whether or not the company makes a good investment) using ShareInvestor’s WebPro platform. In this post, you will find the exact steps to take (which I personally am using as well) to learn about the essentials of a company, and I hope you’ll find the contents within useful…

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Questions Relating to My Entry into the US Equities Market (along with My Responses)

I have received a number of emails from readers of my site on my rationale for my move into the US market, along with questions on the US market’s current bullish run, things to look out for when analysing a US-listed company, and how much of their investment portfolio should consist of US companies – all of which you will find my responses to in this post…

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An Interview about My Investment Journey, Site, and Views about S-REITs’ Investor Relations

I recently did an email interview conducted by a project group from a local university to share my challenges faced as a retail investor, as well as in running this site (The Singaporean Investor), my investment criteria, along with my views on the engagement by the S-REITs’ investor relations (with unitholders.) I thought the questions were well asked and that you may be interested in my responses to them, and I sought their permission to publish it in today’s post…

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Investing vs. Trading – What are the Similarities and Differences?

Recently, I have come across several posts on investment forums, as well as received emails, from newbies where they get mixed up between investing and trading. As such, I’ve decided to dedicate my post today to share about the similarities and differences between the both of them, with hope that, after reading this share, you will have a much better understanding about the two of them…

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