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Navigating the Risks & Rewards of Investing in Blockchain

By | 2023-02-01T10:21:15+08:00 February 1st, 2023|Australian Expat Financial Advice, Australian Expats, Australian Expats in Singapore, Investing, Investing in Shares|

Blockchain technology is one of the most exciting and rapidly evolving areas of the modern economy, with the potential to disrupt industries and change the way we think about trust and security. As an investor, it's important to understand the potential risks and rewards of investing in blockchain projects, and to take a strategic approach [...]

How to Inflation-Proof Your Portfolio

By | 2023-01-25T09:52:48+08:00 January 25th, 2023|Australian Expat Financial Advice, Australian Expats, Australian Expats in Singapore, Financial Planning, Investing, Investing in Shares|

Inflation is a natural part of any economy, but it can have a significant impact on investments. As prices rise, the purchasing power of your money decreases, and investments that were once profitable can quickly become a losing proposition. This is why it's crucial to understand the effects of inflation and take steps to inflation-proof [...]

Strategies for a Rising Rate Environment

By | 2023-01-11T10:35:47+08:00 January 11th, 2023|Aussies in Singapore, Australian Expat Financial Advice, Australian Expats, Australian Expats in Singapore, Investing|

Are you feeling the heat of rising interest rates? It's natural to be concerned about how changes in the market might impact your finances, particularly with the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) lifting rates faster than we’ve seen in over a decade. But it’s important not to stress about these changes, and remember that on [...]

Where to Next for Inflation & Equities..?

By | 2022-11-16T10:23:45+08:00 November 16th, 2022|Aussies in Singapore, Australian Expat Financial Advice, Australian Expats, Australian Expats in Singapore, Investing, Investing in Shares|

Cash rates globally have increased rapidly since early 2022, and whilst they’re still low by historical standards, it has certainly created a great deal of volatility across equity and fixed-income markets across the globe. With higher inflation expectations looking likely to remain for the short to medium term, and interest rates unlikely to return to [...]

Video – ESG Investing for Australian Expats

By | 2021-02-24T09:21:43+08:00 February 24th, 2021|Aussies in Singapore, Australian Expat Financial Advice, Australian Expats, Australian Expats in Singapore, Fee-Based Financial Adviser Singapore, Investing, Investing in Shares|

What is ESG investing..? Will it improve my investment returns..? How do I get started..? The growth in investment in this space over the last 5 years has been remarkable, and 2020 has only accelerated this. From the devastating bushfires in Australia to a cyclone in India and Bangladesh, the recent events in the United [...]

ESG Investing in Singapore for Australian Expats

By | 2021-01-19T07:16:20+08:00 January 19th, 2021|Aussies in Singapore, Australian Expat Financial Advice, Australian Expats, Australian Expats in Singapore, Financial Literacy, Investing|

The term ESG was first coined in 2005, as part of a study called ‘Who Cares Wins’, which brought together many parties from the financial services sector to explore the role played by Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) issues in the long-term investment decision-making process. The growth in investment in this space over the last [...]

Retiree Mistakes to Avoid During COVID-19

By | 2020-05-19T07:59:51+08:00 May 19th, 2020|Aussies in Singapore, Australian Expat Financial Advice, Australian Expats, Australian Expats in Singapore, Investing, Retirement, Superannuation, Superannuation for Expats|

COVID-19 has taken its toll on Australians all over the world, both personally and financially, and it is the retirees in particularly that need to avoid making some serious financial mistakes that they may not be able to recover from. With most financial markets having declined since the start of this year, we are seeing [...]

Biggest Investors Mistakes During a Downturn

By | 2020-03-18T08:35:15+08:00 March 18th, 2020|Aussies in Singapore, Australian Expat Financial Advice, Australian Expats, Australian Expats in Singapore, Fee-Based Financial Adviser Singapore, Financial Literacy, Investing, Investing in Shares|

The Dow is off ~25 – 30% this year. Trump has banned all travel from Europe, with the exception of the UK. Sporting seasons are being cancelled, the Olympics might even be next. Nobody appears to be immune from the Corona Virus (COVID-19), with politicians, sports stars, actors and everyday people contracting the virus. What [...]

Franking Credits for Aussie Expats

By | 2018-09-27T09:43:04+08:00 September 27th, 2018|Aussies in Singapore, Australian Expat Financial Advice, Australian Expats, Australian Expats in Singapore, Fee-Based Financial Adviser Singapore, Investing, Investing in Shares, Tax|

Franking credits form a very important element of the Australian tax system, and providing you’re willing to invest the time to understand how they work, or work with an Adviser who does, you can significantly improve your personal finances. Many countries around the world have franking credits including Australia. Whether you’re living and working in [...]

High Dividend Stocks – Is it time to EXIT..?

By | 2018-04-01T10:23:05+08:00 July 17th, 2017|Australian Expats, Fee-Based Financial Adviser Singapore, Financial Planning, Investing, Investing in Shares|

Let’s start with the basics. A dividend is a share of a company’s profits that are paid to shareholders. Investing in companies that are paying consistent dividends has been a consistently profitable strategy over the past 5 years, but is it time to change tact? With interest rates rising, and political uncertainty at record highs, [...]