Beginner’s Guide to Halal Investments in Singapore

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8 Japan Stocks and ETFs to Keep on Your Watchlist in 2024

The Nikkei 225 Index, one of Japan's leading stock market index, saw an increase of nearly 20% in the first quarter of 2024, ranking it among the top-performing equity markets so far this year. Investing in the Japan stock market hasn't been in the mind of most investors, but with...
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How to Invest in Gold ETF in Singapore

Gold is a valuable commodity that’s the go-to investment during times of economic volatility to safeguard one’s wealth. And with the metal’s prevailing reputation as a ‘safe haven’ asset, it’s no wonder that there has been a growing interest in the metal. For those who want to avoid the hassle...

Spot Bitcoin ETFs vs Bitcoin: A Comparison

Bitcoin is the talk of the town nowadays with its prices soaring past US$70,000. One of the key drivers behind the recent upswing is the launch of spot Bitcoin Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) on 11 January 2024. After trading for just over two months, the spot Bitcoin ETFs have...

5 Steps to Make the Best Use of Your Bonus

It's that time of the year! You may have received or are going to receive your bonus soon. Give yourself a pat on the back for all the hard work you've put in throughout the year. The lump-sum bonus amount gives you the freedom to go on that luxury retreat...
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2024 Personal Finance Outlook: How to Mitigate Higher Cost of Living?

Nowadays, personal finance has risen as an essential skill to master. As we step into 2024, the financial landscape in Singapore is undergoing a seismic shift.  According to the Worldwide Cost of Living (WCOL) 2022 Survey, Singapore shares the title of the most expensive city in the world with New York...

Singapore Budget 2024 – Top 3 takeaways for your personal finances

While Singapore grapples with rising living expenses, global instability, and rapid technological shifts, Singapore Budget 2024 came at a crucial time. On February 16th, Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Lawrence Wong announced the government's fiscal planning for the year ahead. Seeking a balance between addressing present challenges and...

Guide to Investing in Dividend ETFs in Singapore and How to Choose Them

It’s a well-known fact that investors in Singapore love dividend stocks. It’s not hard to see why since dividend stocks provide investors with a regular income stream and capital appreciation. For investors who are looking to dividend income, dividend exchange traded funds (ETFs) are also an alternative to stocks. Dividend...

Navigating 2024: Your Top Investment Questions Answered

As 2024 begins, the investment landscape is marked by guarded optimism and strategic caution. The US equity market approaches record highs, the Fed deliberates on policy shifts and China confronts economic headwinds. Against this backdrop, investors face a complex environment filled with uncertainties.  During our 2024 Investment Outlook event, we...

8 Ways to Spring Clean Your Finances This Chinese New Year

Nothing calls for a better time to get organised than this Chinese New Year. Spring cleaning is a quintessential part of Chinese New Year, and just like your home, why not also spruce up your finances this festive season? As a savvy investor, spring cleaning your finances is a great way...