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Australian dollar in 2012

For this year, Australian dollar (A$) stayed below S$1.30 for most part of year since April. This was because Australia was impacted by poor economic performance of China and global economy. Australian dollar did better in 2011. This is not … Continue reading

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Currency Linked Investment (Part 2)

This is another illustration of how currency linked investment (CLI) worked. (See previous blog post dated 9 May 2008)   Assume this time, you have S$200,000 initial sum to invest in CLI. You decided to pick Euro as the currency … Continue reading

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Currency Linked Investment

If one places a sum of money in fixed deposit with a bank, it will probably earn you less than 1% per year in interest. This is low and surely cannot preserve the purchasing power of the dollar since inflation … Continue reading

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