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  • Calvin Yeo { Hi Patricia, yes I do realize that as I have been really busy!! Will be holding a talk to discuss my portfolio with my ex students tomorrow so will put ... } – Sep 22, 11:05 AM
  • Calvin Yeo { Hi SY, I just double checked, only $155k gets transferred to RA, the rest of your OA and SA will stay as it is. } – Sep 22, 11:04 AM
  • Calvin Yeo { Hi sw, yes that's correct. But it will be at a different rate. See http://mycpf.cp f.gov.sg/Member s/Gen-Info/Con- Rates/ContriRa. htm } – Sep 22, 11:02 AM
  • Patricia { hello Calvin you have stopped updating your investment portfolio for us (readers) to have a peek..now that share prices has gone north, I find it challenging to buy into any ... } – Aug 28, 6:30 AM
  • SY { Let's say in a scenerio as follows: Age: 54 OA: 150K SA: 150K At age 55, OA and SA will close down and 300K will be transferred to RA to ... } – Aug 27, 11:58 AM
  • sw { Hi,if continue working after 55, the monthly cpf contribution will go to OA,MA and SPA . } – Aug 27, 1:42 AM
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Ernst & Young Report Recommends STX OSV Shareholders to Reject $1.22 Offer

02.28.2013 · Posted in Dividend Stocks, Singapore

Finally, the moment many of us have been waiting for since the whole STX OSV Fincantieri saga started. The outcome is somewhat expected, but it is still welcome to have it in black and white. Ernst & Young was engaged to be an Independent Financial Advisor (IFA) to advise the Independent Directors on the STX ...

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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