Warren Buffet releases a letter to his Berkshire Hathaway's shareholders every year to update them and to remind them on the business of Berkshire. And we can always learn lots from his insights on investments. It is actually not a very long letter, but for those who do not have time to read through the [...]
If you are a privilege or private banking client with a bank, you should have been broached with the idea of purchasing a structured note, or an Equity-Linked Note (ELN) with the cash savings you have. On the surface, it sounds really attractive, but what exactly is this instrument about and why do you need [...]
Reflections in this post is taken with reference from a very interesting article about the beginnings of Stephen Schwarzman, the Co-founder of the world's largest alternative investment firm, Blackstone.
Investing in unit trusts or equities can achieve potentially better returns and help diversify a portfolio but many people are put off by the high costs associated with these investments. Two polls conducted by The Sunday Times Invest with DBS Bank looked at both options. Our survey on unit trusts found 41 per cent of [...]
Does an investment-linked life policy sound sexy to you? Should you even consider using one?