Funding Societies’ Rising Default Rate Paints Worrying State Of SG Businesses

Few nights ago, Mrs Budget shared something which we thought we should pen our thoughts down. So over the past few months, Mrs Budget has been cashing out the money payments received from the loans she backed through funding society, a peer to peer loan financing company. If you are unfamiliar with funding society, basically …

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The Most Important Thing Right Now Is Job Preservation

Quarter 1 of 2020 is now over. It is probably an understatement to say that 2020 has been a bad start for everyone around the world. Probably more so for investors who have been investing over the past 5 to 10 years preparing for retirement. Since the start of the year, market has plunged, wiping …

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Why The STI 5.8% Rebound Today Is Probably A Dead Cat Bounce

It seems like the mood everywhere is very sombre now.  The vibe we are getting is that, everyone is bunkered up and staying at home. Social activities are limited to friends meeting at home. For out of home activities, it is mostly limited to supply runs as opposed to leisure activities. We wanted to share …

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War Chest Planning And What We Are Doing During This Uncertain Time

Looking at the market movement the past few days and weeks, we are slightly spooked by the atypical market movement, and are currently living in uncertain times now. If you hold any US equities, you would have noticed that the past few days, the S&P 500 as well as the NASDAQ have been swinging by …

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