Q2 of 2020 – worst quarter since 2008 financial crisis?

COVID-19 global outbreak Forget about the Asian Financial crisis or the 2008 sub-prime mortgage crisis. Analysts are currently facing an unprecedented difficulty in developing a model to generate forecasts for the near future. Even Goldman Sachs economists are labelling the current situation as that of Knightian uncertainty (a.k.a no one knows wtf is going on). …

Funding Societies

It has been a while since I last reviewed an investment product. This shall be an unbiased review since I am not paid by anyone to write this. Funding Societies is a Peer-to-peer lending company based in South-East Asia with headquarters in Singapore. You can read more about their awards, achievements and background history here. …

Why I’m not happy with a quick $160 profit (14 % return in 52 days)

In late August 2018, I bought 1000 shares of YangZiJiang, a ship building company. It was $1.14 per share then. Just yesterday, the share sold at a high of around $1.30. With a simple calculation, my investment has returned a profit of 14% of my initial capital in this short 2 months. This also means …