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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
  • MUCKLE-dividends { Thank you so much for this great article, Calvin. As a German investor, I have been looking for German REITs (Germany based or at least German assets) to invest in ... } – Aug 11, 10:53 AM
  • 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
  • Calvin Yeo { Hi there. Actually, at 55 you can already withdraw all the CPF money in excess of the Min Sum. The Min Sum converts into the CPF Life which starts paying ... } – Aug 10, 8:58 PM
  • 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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STX OSV FY 2012 Results

02.27.2013 · Posted in Dividend Stocks, Singapore

STX OSV just released their FY 2012 results. Initially, the results may come as a shock to many, especially the eye bulging numbers on drop in revenue and profit. However, if you have been following STX OSV closely, then the number shouldn’t be too surprising. Citi and DMG research actually projected similar numbers, although the ...

Investing For Passive Income Basic Course Singapore 16th March Saturday

Hello all readers! We apologize for the long delay due to the holiday periods, but we are back with the Investing For Passive Income  Basic Course in Singapore on 16th March Saturday! This is a basic one day course which is suitable for people who have little or no knowledge and may also serve as ...

Mapletree Greater China Commercial Trust IPO

02.21.2013 · Posted in Dividend Stocks, Singapore

After the failed Dynasty REIT IPO, it is interesting to see Mapletree attempting to list another China based REIT. The sponsor Mapletree has listed several well performing IPOs, including Mapletree Commercial Trust, Mapletree Logistics Trust etc. and is therefore very experienced with running REITs. With such a strong brand name, it will definitely be worth a ...

Investment Ideas In Relation to Property Cooling Measures

01.25.2013 · Posted in Dividend Stocks, Real Estate, Singapore

This is a follow up to the previous post Property Cooling Measures Jan 2013, which the government placed several new cooling measures. With every change in laws and rules, there comes opportunity to exploit the market, especially on poor sentiments. Immediately following the measures, there will often be a knee jerk reaction on the opening day. ...

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