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Singapore Saving Bonds VS Fixed Deposit

1. Fixed deposits is guaranteed by the bank where your fixed deposit is put in. All bank deposits are further insured under Singapore deposit insurance scheme up to 50,000. Singapore saving bonds are issued and guaranteed by the government of the Republic of Singapore. A government bond has traditionally been viewed as risk free until […]

How long would it take before you can make a stable income from trading?

How long is a piece of string? The best answer anyone can come up with is somewhere between 6 months and never – which isn’t very helpful! Therefore, what this FAQ will aim to do is to outline practical steps that you can take that will help you to get from wherever you are now […]

New Exciting Overseas Education Limited IPO: Apply or not?

Overseas Education (OEL) has launched its initial public offering (IPO) to raise $56.1 million. The 125 million shares to be issued, comprising of 3.75 million shares for the public and 121.25 million placement shares, are priced at 48 cents each. The issue price is 6.6 times Overseas Education’s earnings per share of 7.3 cents for […]

Singapore 2012 biggest IPO: Far East Hospitality Trust

RIDING on the hospitality sector’s robust growth, Far East Organization is set to offer investors a bite off its assets via the group’s first hospitality trust listing – Far East Hospitality Trust (Far East H-Trust). The listing of the hospitality stapled group, which comprises both Far East H-Reit and Far East H-BT, is expected to […]

Why trade CFD(Contracts for Difference)

What are the main reasons to trade in CFD when you can trade in the shares directly? Leveraging to increase investment capacity You can create a larger position without having to fund yourself in full. We leverage leverage for a variety of CFDs with a maximum leverage of 200: 1. And CFD CFD trading is not […]

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The Development history of Futures Trading

One of the earliest futures market is found in the Edo Shogunate of Japan. As rice prices began to have a significant impact on economic and military activities ,  Chamber of Commerce for rice decide to stock and control the sale of rice based on the production of rice and the market expectations of rice. In […]

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CFD: what it is?

Contract for Difference (CFD) is an over-the-counter trading instrument that allows traders to take advantage of leverage in the spot market to trade on indices and commodity markets without actually buying the underlying securities. CFD is essentially a financial derivative product in which both parties (brokers and customers) trade at the difference between the opening […]

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The objectives and types of futures trading

The Objectives of futures trading Futures trading has two purposes, one speculative profit, and second, hedging. 1. Speculation Definition: Futures trading in the futures market for the purpose of obtaining the spread proceeds. Specific approach: investors according to their futures price changes to judge, continue to buy or sell futures contracts, through the spread to obtain […]

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The basis of futures trading

Futures trading is developed on the basis of spot transactions, through the futures exchange in the futures contracts for the standardization of the conduct of an organized form of transactions. In the futures market, most companies trading futures contracts is designed to avoid the risk of fluctuations in spot prices, and most investors are to […]

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Singapore Saving Bonds VS Fixed Deposit

1. Fixed deposits is guaranteed by the bank where your fixed deposit is put in. All bank deposits are further insured under Singapore deposit insurance scheme up to 50,000. Singapore saving bonds are issued and guaranteed by the government of the Republic of Singapore. A government bond has traditionally been viewed as risk free until […]

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Documents needed and procedures for opening a CDP account

A. Procedures and Supporting Documents Complete the application form on your computer and sign on the printout copy. Mail in the signed copy, together with supporting documents as listed below to CDP. Nationality Supporting Documents Required Singaporean Singapore pink Identification card (NRIC)( Photocopy ) OR Singapore Armed Forces (“SAF”) Identification card ( Photocopy ) OR […]

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Money Market Investment In Singapore

What Is Money Market Investment? The money market fund is a unique type of fund that is able to generate profits in a volatile environment. Since it provides excellent security and assured profitability, money market funds are often a favourite choice for many investors. Examples of money market instruments are savings, government loans, policy-oriented financial […]

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The Market Makers’ Edge in Option Trading

Basic Terminology Let us first get some basic terminology out of the way so that we can make sure we are all on the same page. Market Maker – A market maker is any firm that is ready to buy and sell a particular stock or commodity on a regular and continuous basis, as a […]

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The Fundamentals of Spread Trading

What Exactly Is Spread Trading? Are you looking to become a skilled spread trader? Have you always been interested in the field but didn’t know much about it? Well, look no further! In this article, we will tell you all you need to know about spread trading. A spread trade, in finance, refers to a […]

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Where are Banks Trading in the Forex Market?

The biggest financial market in the world is the foreign exchange (forex) market, and it is much larger than stock markets. Forex trading is dependent on the exchange rate. At its most basic meaning, the exchange rate is simply the price paid for one currency in exchange for another currency. In layman’s terms, the value […]

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Winning with Fundamental Analysis

Fundamental analysis is an important part of stock analysis. At the most basic level, fundamental analysis is about getting a grasp of the health of a business and what its continued outlook will be in the future. It is more than just an overview of the company in financial terms. Although reading and understanding financial […]

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