4 ETFs You Can Invest Through CPF Investment Scheme
Many of you already knew that you can use your CPF monies to invest via the CPF Investment Scheme (CPFIS). According to the information provided...
Phillip SGX APAC Dividend Leaders REIT ETF
Over the weekend, we have garnered extremely high interest on our company’s latest launch on Real Estate Investment Trust ETF. The initial offering period will...
Nikko Asia REIT ETF and Phillip APAC REIT ETF – A Comparison
With Additional Information on Interest Rates It is an exciting time in our local market. We see STI experiencing a rally of close to 220...
The rise of robo-advisers. Is it for me?
New to robo-advisers? Let us answer some of the questions you might have. Robo-advisers are on the rise and as an investor, you can receive...
4 Reasons to Invest in Stocks Listed on Hong Kong Stock Exchange
Gloomy industries outlooks from the oil and gas, property and banking, coupled with lukewarm political ties with China are undermining growth prospects for Singapore’s economy. Investors may consider investing into regional markets as a form of diversification and to tap into China’s one belt one road initiative. Investing in stocks listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEx) is an option as it has more than 1700 listed companies with a market capitalization of HKD28 trillion. Aside from being Asia’s 3rd largest bourse by market capitalization, here are more reasons to consider stocks listed on HKEx. 1. Tax competitiveness Both...
3 Major Hong Kong IPOs You May Be Interested In
In the first half of 2018, there were 108 new stocks listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX). Xiaomi, one of the most recent companies to launch an IPO, debuted on the HKEX on 9th July with a listing price of HKD 17 (at the lower range of HKD 17-22); raising approximately USD 4.7…Read More
5 of the Biggest Market Cap Japanese Counters Investors Should Know About
After 20 years of stagnation, Japan’s economy is slowly making a comeback. GDP has been increasing at a steady pace in recent years, and the core Consumer Price Index, or CPI (excluding fresh food and energy) – a measure of inflation – is rising. The unemployment rate, at 2.2%, is lower than that of other…Read More
Bond ETFs: A Simple and Efficient Bond Investment Option
Stocks, bonds, or both? When it comes to investing, you may find yourself in a dilemma. There is no definitive answer to this debate but the two different asset classes have diverse characteristics that can fulfil your needs. But what if you are able to invest in a financial product that combines the advantages of…Read More
Robotics and A.I. ETFs: Which will Win the Battle?
You’ve probably seen popcorn flicks from the Terminator to Transformers series. It’s usually the same story – the human race gets threatened by robotic superiority, an apocalypse ensues, and so on. It’s a tale that’s been told countless times in modern pop culture. Well, here’s the thing – humanity may not be too far off…Read More
Why Trade Foreign Shares
Make the world your oyster Investing in international markets may seem intimidating to you. Challenges include language barriers, unfamiliarity with market conditions overseas, exposure to foreign currencies and many more. A portfolio with global exposure comes with added risk. However, during times when market activity in Singapore slows down, what exactly are you missing out…Read MoreSee All