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  • Calvin Yeo { Hi M-div, wow how did you manage to find your way here? It's really good to hear from a Bonn native such as yourself. Unfortunately, the sponsor itself does not ... } – Aug 11, 2:41 PM
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  • Calvin Yeo { Hi Vic, if you do not meet the minimum sum at 55 and you continue working, your CPF contributions will still go towards the minimum sum until you meet it. } – Aug 10, 9:13 PM
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  • Vic { Hi Calvin I understand MSS in that at age 55, when you have hit or exceeded your MSS, you can withdraw X amt at the drawdown age of 65. If ... } – Jul 23, 10:32 AM
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Investing For Passive Income Basic Course Singapore 12th October 2013 Saturday

After a long break, Calvary Wealth Consultants is proud to present the upcoming Investing For Passive Income Basic Course in Singapore on 12th October Saturday! As per last few sessions, the seats sell out fast, first come first served!   This is a basic one day course which is suitable for people who have little or ...

Completed Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Level 3

As a follow up to the post one year ago, Cleared Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Level 2 and Looking Forward to Final Level, I managed to clear CFA Level 3 as well thus completing the CFA! Again I was pretty busy preparing for the exams so you may have noticed that I didn’t post as much ...

My Singapore Stock Portfolio July 2013

This is an update to my Singapore stock portfolio for Jul. For previous month, please see My Singapore Stock Portfolio May 2013 My Singapore Stock Portfolio End February 2013 My Singapore Stock Portfolio End December 2012     There are some changes in my portfolio from the last update in May. I have taken out ...

Vard’s Brazilian Woes

07.20.2013 · Posted in Dividend Stocks, Singapore

The recent quarter’s results for Vard appears to have shaken investor confidence in them. First, they issued a statement that results will be bad for the quarter and then they reported a net loss of NOK 44 million versus a profit of NOK 278 million for the previous year. Digging deeper, they took an impairment ...

My Singapore Stock Portfolio May 2013

05.13.2013 · Posted in Dividend Stocks, Singapore

This is an update to my Singapore stock portfolio for May, with closing prices as of last Friday. I put the portfolio as of last week so that it takes into account my newest acquisition Croesus Retail Trust. For previous month, please see My Singapore Stock Portfolio End February 2013 My Singapore Stock Portfolio End ...

Croesus Retail Trust IPO

05.07.2013 · Posted in Dividend Stocks, Singapore

Following up to the Mapletree Greater China Trust, now we have another retail trust coming to IPO. It is the Croesus Retail Trust which focuses on Japanese retail properties. This comes at the right time as the Japanese PM is pushing aggressive expansionary fiscal and monetary policies to boost the economy. Increasing spending generally bodes ...

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