The Basics of Bonds: Beyond the SSB

Why Invest in Bonds ? Investors can utilize Corporate Bonds as an avenue for the diversification of one's portfolio. A diversified portfolio helps to reduce the risks caused by a concentration of similar assets. It could also be used to save for future expenses such as education or retirement. There are two main types of … Continue reading The Basics of Bonds: Beyond the SSB

Hyflux: A case-study and a BIG (expensive) lesson

A background on Hyflux As a company focusing on sustainable solutions in the areas of water and energy, Hyflux provides solutions that contribute to resource optimisation and sustainable growth for the market. In 2001, the company was awarded its first municipal water treatment project in Singapore to supply and install the process equipment for the … Continue reading Hyflux: A case-study and a BIG (expensive) lesson

SIA issues 3.03% 5 year fixed-rate bonds

IMPORTANT DISCLAIMER: Do note that the content below is only provided for your information only. It is not intended to constitute as ANY investment advice or recommendations. We urge everyone to be personally responsible and read to their own discretions. (Photo adapted from Singaporeair.com) Before we begin, let’s lay some foundations: Bond Price = Current … Continue reading SIA issues 3.03% 5 year fixed-rate bonds

The Ever-Reliable Singapore Savings Bonds

SSB ?! Whats that ? The Singapore Savings Bonds are a special type of Singapore Government Securities which is a safe, reliable and flexible way to save for the long term and defeat the aforementioned inflation monster. The Singapore Government has also been awarded the strongest "AAA credit" rating. Here are some listed benefits ... … Continue reading The Ever-Reliable Singapore Savings Bonds