WANTED: SERIOUS INVESTORS WHO KNOW SERIOUS FUN

The inaugural Hands Free Investing Challenge 2012, organized by a trio of training and trading firms – Forex Asia Academy, First Traders Network and Giants Learning Technologies. Why should investing be all work and no play? The aim is to marry fun and investing. The challenge is a 6 months long live competition with real cash … Continue reading

AIA SURVEY SHOWS THAT SOME SINGAPOREANS DO NOT SEE A NEED FOR INSURANCE

Amanda Feng from Channel News Asia reports that a survey by American International Assurance Singapore (AIA) showed that only a little more than one in 10 Singaporeans are adequately insured. One-fifth of these uninsured Singaporeans also said that they do not see the need for insurance. Nearly half of the respondents polled felt it is … Continue reading

MALAYSIAN PROPERTY MARKET BOUNCING BACK.

Prices of landed houses in some popular areas have appreciated by 10-30% over the last six to eight months, reports UMA SHANKARI from The Business Times: MALAYSIA’S economic recovery has fuelled a resurgence in the residential property market in Kuala Lumpur as well as the lesser-known investment destinations of Penang and Johor. The year started … Continue reading

LOOKING AT KL PROPERTIES?

The Kuala Lumpur real estate market is relatively stable despite international economical pressures.Many expatriates moving to the city are considering property purchases as an investment instrument. This investment vehicle can manifest itself in various forms such as condominiums near the city centre and the central business district, or houses with serene and refreshing environments in … Continue reading

DO YOU HAVE WHAT IT TAKES TO BE BOSS?

Here’s to helping a friend raise funds for the needy students funded by the Straits Times School Pocket Money Fund. Please grab a copy at all major bookstores in Singapore – Times, MPH, Popular, Borders, Kinokuniya, PageOne at a retail price of S$16.80. Proceeds will be donated to Straits Times School Pocket Money Fund to … Continue reading