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6th June 2019 CIO Letter

6th June 2019 CIO Letter

Dear Valued Client, The Shangri-La Dialogue is a high-powered international defence and security forum that has been held in Singapore around the first Saturday of June every year since 2002. In my previous life as a government officer, I worked quite a number of...

On MoneyOwl’s Fees and Comparisons

On MoneyOwl’s Fees and Comparisons

There has been quite a bit of interest in the fees for investing via MoneyOwl, and also quite a bit of some confusion with many comparisons. First, let’s break down the fees for investing with MoneyOwl so that if you wish to compare, they are of apples to apples. Our...

Why Unit Trusts And Not ETF?

Why Unit Trusts And Not ETF?

MoneyOwl believes in constructing low-cost portfolios that contain stocks and bonds worldwide. We use Unit Trusts to create these portfolios for our clients. Some of the readers may have heard of the negative reputation of Unit Trusts in Singapore as being an...

The Most Overlooked Insurance

The Most Overlooked Insurance

When it comes to insurance, most people are familiar with the standard benefits like death, critical illnesses (e.g. cancer, heart attack) and hospitalisation. Yes, these are indeed important life risks that we ought to insure against. The financial impact can be...