Monthly Archives: August 2011

Stay safe

During this period of uncertainty which reminded me of the global financial crisis in 2008, caution is warranted. Be conservative and not to take risks that one cannot afford. Sinking money in huge investments such as property, currency trade and … Continue reading

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Fear came back

Finally, the dreaded episode happened. After the exuberance on Monday this week, the stock markets declined significantly. The Straits Times Index (STI) climbed to 3,215 points on Monday and from then on it was four days of decline ending 2,944 … Continue reading

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Exuberance and Investing in shares

Over the weekend, it was a worry that the United States of America will default on its debt if Congress did not come to an agreement to lift the debt ceiling by August 2. Many were fixated on the partisan … Continue reading

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