It wasn't too long ago that the industry saw its first retail private equity bonds opened up to retail investors. One year after Astrea IV was issued, Singaporeans are once again anticipating the launch of these bonds.
I previously blogged about the benefits and how to get started with Singapore Savings Bonds (SSB), which are a terrific way for Singaporeans to invest their money in – even aunties and uncles can beat inflation! Recently, there’s news that the government has plans to increase the deposit limit to
It seems like the Singapore bond market has been pretty interesting in 2018! We saw the launch of Singapore's first private equity bonds from Astrea earlier in the year and now we have Temasek launching more bonds to retail investors - spicing up the market with more offerings...
I am going to admit that talking about bonds will be a dry and boring topic, because bonds generally do not give exciting returns, do not fluctuate as wildly as stocks, and give an extremely predictable and steady stream of income. Why then, do some people get so interested in
Did you know that you can actually lend money to the Singapore Government, and get paid in return, like how a bank or loan shark would? One way to do it if you have spare cash is through the purchase of bonds from the Singapore Government, where they would raise