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.
This is an interesting topic that I was asked by a friend to share my thoughts on, and probably one that might be of interest to a wider pool of readers – hence I thought of penning some of my thoughts and analysis down in this post. Comparing apples and
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 Singapore is a top choice for residential property among the Ultra High Net Worth individuals? Not only that, Singaporeans (especially our parents’ generation) love buying up properties due to a combination of Singapore’s land scarcity, stable socio-political climate and potentially attractive returns. In response, the
This is the start of a series of posts that will explore a number of firsts in the life of a fresh graduate. After slogging through years of formal education and a whole month of hard work, you finally earned yourself a first paycheck! Now what? Well, most people would