Investments

Financial Trading: Why is Known Risk the Best Risk?

No, this is not some sort of elaborate psychological test or a thought exercise. It a genuine question, do you know why known risk is the best type of risk? Well, let’s use a hypothetical scenario: you are sitting on a park bench on a cool spring day, what would be more dangerous – a brick falling from an adjacent building that you are completely unaware of or a brick headed in your direction, that you have seen with enough

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Investments

4 Crowdfunding Platforms In Singapore – What Are Their Risks And Returns?

Crowdfunding is a relatively new concept that has rapidly gained popularity in Singapore. It is a means by which a large number of people can finance a business via a platform. There are four distinct types of crowdfunding, each of which caters to different requirements: 4 Crowdfunding Platforms In Singapore – What Are Their Risks And Returns? was last modified: December 29th, 2015 by MoneyDigest

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Investments, Personal Finance

How To Lower Risks When Investing In Stocks

Stock investing is not for everybody. But with a little homework and planning it is possible to select a stock in a manner that reduces your risk and puts you in a position to benefit when its price rises. There is a great deal of information available on publicly traded companies that can help you decide if its stock is worth buying. But it is a challenge to sift through all the data to arrive at the figures that tell

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Investments

Not Investing Because It’s ‘Risky’?

Too often we hear of people or even peers who have not begun to explore the idea of investing because they’ve been told that it is ‘risky’. Wait, did you say ‘they’ve been told’? Does that mean that they never even tried their hands on it and come to the false conclusion that investing is risky? Sure, investing entails risk because there’s the possibility of losing money doing it. But do you really know what ‘risky’ mean? Does not losing necessarily

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Investments

World Value Invest Fest 2015 Power Lessons [David Kuo]

Previously we explored into the mind of Warren Buffett through Mary Buffett’s invaluable lessons on Mr Buffett’s Value Investment Methodology and some of the power pointers on how to select a company to invest in. This time, let’s draw from David Kuo’s experience on Managing Risks In Stock Investing!   What is ‘Risk’? A term we hear too often, yet never really having a perfect definition of what risk is. There are so many types of risks out there and

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