Monthly Archives: November 2014

Myanmar – Visit to Mandalay and Bagan 2014

This was my second visit to Myanmar. The first was in 2012 when we spent time mainly in Yangon. In eight days, we travelled to Yangon, Mandalay, Sagaing, and Bagan. We packed in tour of four cities to visit pagodas … Continue reading

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Current Asset Allocation – 31 October 2014

Portfolio theory suggests that investors should spead their investment risks over different classes of assets that are not correlated in a similar fashion. A loss in one asset class can be mitigated by gain in another asset class. My asset … Continue reading

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Impressions of Myanmar – October 2014

It has been two years since I first stepped foot in Myanmar. I saw Yangon International Airport extension is underway. More investments had gone into constructing new buildings in downtown Yangon. There were more vehicles on the road and road … Continue reading

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Stock market indices 31 October 2014

In two weeks, the stock indices reversed course to positive results. (see earlier post) The following table shows the indices from start of this year to 31 October 2014. The year-to-date percentage change between two dates are provided in the … Continue reading

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