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Experience with Relationship Managers

Today’s Straits Times carries an article on Private Banking – “Private banks mull switch to advisory fee” (dated 25 October 2012). It also happened that I met up with my new Relationship Manager of a local bank yesterday and hence … Continue reading

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Coping with volatility

Back in 2008, I came face to face with extreme fear. With the sudden bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers Inc, the world stared at the near global collapse of financial systems. I was invested then and value of investments was declining … Continue reading

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Schroder Alternative Solutions Commodity Fund

Back in April 2008, I bought some units of Schroder Alternative Solutions Commodity Fund (Fund) on the recommendation of my Relationship Manager. Little did we know that the world was going to see a financial crisis emanating from US and … Continue reading

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Dealing with Relationship Manager

Back in April 2008, the world did not realise that we were at the dawn of a financial crisis of global proportion. By September that year and much of 2009, the world was in a frightening recession that was nearly … Continue reading

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Wealth Managers or Private Bankers are facing a tough time

Imagine that you put your money in Australian fixed deposit a month ago, you would have realised that your holding in Australian dollars would have depreciated against Singapore dollars by 7.5% in a span of 1 month. During the period … Continue reading

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