As Kemmy Nola once said: “The beginning is always the hardest”. So, do not immediately quit on your dreams of becoming an investor. Consider these tips: BUILD YOUR SAVINGS Maintaining a robust savings pod is the initial step that you have to take before plunging into the world of investments. Your savings account will act as a cushion to help you handle unforeseen market shifts (e.g., fall of the Lehman Brothers). You do not want to lose all your retirement
Is expanding your investment portfolio one of your 2017 New Year’s resolutions? Unsure about which opportunity is best? Then P2P lending might be the right investment for you! Hailed by asset managers and investment experts as a new asset class with attractive returns, P2P lending is slowing catching on and moving mainstream. In 2015, P2P lenders originated loans worth $64 billion through a mix of retail and institutional investors. Market researchers expect the industry to grow at a cumulative annual
When you run a business, whether it’s a small start-up or a large corporation, you need to be confident in where you invest all company profits. Pumping a lot of the money back into the business is the place to start in order to help it grow and remain profitable. Yet there are many other areas in which you can invest as a business owner that will provide dividends to gain further profits for strengthening the firm. Here are five
Singapore has many aces down its sleeve as a business location in Asia and investors are turning their attention to this tropical global financial center. Getting started in Singapore does not mean that your new business needs to be a large corporation with many employees. You can open a small business in Singapore and enjoy all that the city has to offer in terms of business location, trading environment, and a diverse economy. We are looking at the most important
The world is seemingly getting smaller every day. Online platforms, newspapers and financial television stations usually monitor events happening in one country that can have effect on other countries worldwide. People are now updated and interconnected compared to any other time in the history. It is without doubt that globalization has its own advantages, but when economic crisis, global recession, war and trade imbalances occur, it suddenly leads to the idea of making safer investments and working on government deficits.