When businesses flourish in local soil, most (if not all) CEOs will look to expand overseas. Why? Because having a presence in more than one country exposes the business to a larger market, albeit higher risks.
Tomorrow (9 August 2017) marks the 52nd birthday of Singapore, a place we call home.
Ownership of virtually anything gives us a sense of security. The feeling of having 'stuff' to one's name is oddly satisfying. We all want to own things; it's only human nature to be materialistic.
As much as we hate to admit it, technology conglomerates are one of the fastest growing companies. Despite concerns about a tech bubble possibly forming, we can't discount the very fact technology is an essential part of our lives.
We recently had a short chat with DAR Wong, a regular columnist of Shares Investment and an esteemed speaker at our events. He shared some thoughts on mutual funds and REITs, and what his fund is looking at in the near future.
Economists and the Singapore government are optimistic about Singapore’s economy in 2017, forecasting a higher growth than last year’s two percent. Their primary cause for the positive outlook is global growth recovery. But is that the case?
The first Singapore-listed REIT, Frasers Logistics & Industrial Trust (FLT; SGX: BUOU) to start with a pure-play Australian industrial portfolio looks promising, according to DBS Research’s recent research report covering some of the REIT’s investment merits.
Following Singapore Airlines (SIA; SGX: C6L) CEO's promise to make a "bold" move to ensure the company's "long-term viability", it was recently reported that SIA is cutting jobs. It shouldn't come as a surprise.
Singapore's shipyards order book fell more than 50 percent in 2016 as compared to 2015 - a plunge from $19 billion to $8 billion. That might change soon, though, according to UOB Kay Hian's (UOBKH) report dated 29 May 2017.
Despite unprecedented events constantly surprising the world economy and investors, the US bull market has celebrated its eighth birthday. How long can this bull market last? Bloomberg's Suzanne Woolley gathered advice from six investment experts on where to invest US$10,000 right now.