Category Archive: Forex

Random Thoughts on China and Investing Made Complicated

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Politics Bash It is politics not financial markets hogging the limelight but stunned markets are rising above it all, in defiance of the Federal Reserve’s threats to hike rates again and reduce their… Continue reading

The Mental Health Problems of Debt and Despair

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Weekly Market Bash : Feeling Sore Another sucker-punching week that got us all worked up over mindless emotions of a nuclear war, the French elections, along with the over-valued stock markets that had… Continue reading

SGD April Monetary Policy Statement : April Is No Fool

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Photo courtesy of  Mr Eric Chong, Singapore.     Weekly Market Bash – Do We Know A Happy Banker ? Another week and we ask ourselves do we know a happy banker ?… Continue reading

Why I Need Augmented Decision Making

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Photo courtesy of Mr KC Kan, Kurashiki, Japan.   This post was first published in  http://chinesevagabond.blogspot.sg/, who is not to be mistaken for a MadChinaMan but one who would be too free-spirited to… Continue reading

Wealth Insight : How To Get Rich In Singapore ? It is Hard.

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Weekly Market Bash We cannot have a week end without a bash at the markets, can we ? 2 years on since the passing of founding father, Lee Kuan Yew, on the 23rd… Continue reading

Capital Controls, Half The World and The USD

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All these asset bubbles around the world as we see the Chinese buy up real estate, wines and everything they can lay their hands on. And it is not just the Chinese, the… Continue reading

CNY Market Thoughts: Let’s Not Forget Chicken Little Pandemonium Is Fowl Play

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Cancel our cable TV subscriptions because reality is really more entertaining these days and there hasn’t been a day without entertainment just reading the news since Trump took office with fake news taken… Continue reading

Dying For Their Money

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This post was published first in http://www.ezfx.com and reproduced with permission.   A good friend of mine just returned after celebrating Xmas and New Year’s day in Bhutan, not before unsentimentally liberating herself… Continue reading

Trading Thoughts : Get That Monkey Off My Back

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Another year and another Chinese Lunar New Year approaches, an event to be celebrated by at least 1.4 billion people in the world, including ethnic Chinese, as they prepare to enter a new… Continue reading

2017, Let’s Send in the Clowns !

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  We enter the first week of 2017 with a certain unease in our hearts that we cannot place even as the Singapore Straits Times Index has done nothing but rise every single… Continue reading