Monthly Archives: January 2013

Latest Property cooling measures

The latest property cooling measures announced by DPM/Finance Minister and Minister for National Development yesterday did not come as a surprise to me. DPM mentioned that the government is not intending to engineer a market (property) crash. If you have … Continue reading

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Income on various asset classes

I had received bank statements covering period ending 31 December 2012. In these statements, banks disclosed total interest amounts paid on your accounts for whole of last year. What did I get by way of interest income? $6.83, $6.72, $14.35, … Continue reading

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High Dividend yield and Low Price-to-Book ratio – Update

On 28 January 2012, I wrote a piece on high dividend yield with low price-to-book post. There was a surge in a number of views on this post recently. In the New Year, I look again at these parameters for … Continue reading

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2012 in review (by WordPress.Com)

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: 4,329 films were submitted to the 2012 Cannes Film Festival. This blog had 31,000 views in 2012. If each view were a film, this … Continue reading

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