Good news for those using interactive brokers, they recently sent out a mailer updating account holders that they will be removing the inactivity fees which used to be USD 10 per month. What is this fee about? The fee is levied when an account doesn’t maintain a minimum balance or transaction activity. When is the… Continue reading
How To Buy Travel Cake TVL coin on Pancake Swap?
As of this writing, TravelCake.io is still not yet listed on any exchange. They had a private sale and pre launch sale for 2500 BNB which sold out in less than 4 mins. If you like to get in early before they start major marketing, you can purchase $TVL on Pancakeswap via this address https://exchange.pancakeswap.finance/#/swap?outputCurrency=0x4388cA448baF6785bf1222a3E8e266536548eD75… Continue reading
Gemini Personal Bank Account for Crypto Trading
In May, Gemini just improved their fiat bank transfer capability. Now each Gemini.com user gets their own unique bank account number. This allows us to transfer SGD into Gemini in a quick and simple way, no more mix up as the account number belongs to you as an individual. Here’s a snippet from their email… Continue reading
Giving 1x Apple Stock, Is it Enough to Hook New Users? MooMoo Free Stock Trading App
We now live in a world of startups or businesses that tend to dangle FREE items to acquire customers. Gone are the days where you would need to pay to try something , just look at the past few “FREE” offering we had recently, free rides (Grab and Uber), free food (Grab & Foodpanda), free… Continue reading
Why Interactive Brokers is My Brokerage of Choice?
Stock or equity trading is one of my favorite topics that I love to exchange ideas with. For me, being in the stock markets can be an exciting or worrying experience. Why? Because even if you know what you are doing, when the prices goes up, you can be happy like a bird or if… Continue reading
Should You Pay for an Investing Course?
A recent chat with a group of friends initiated this debate about the value of paying for courses conducted by investment gurus seen all over the internet, facebook, youtube or udemy. I thought it was interesting enough to share my thoughts on the topic so that you could decide for yourself if you would pay… Continue reading
Trading US Stocks, Which Brokerage Should Singaporeans Use?
Ok, so you know the importance of investing for your retirement or to beat inflation, had a hand or two with Poems, OCBC, or one of the local brokerages to buy into Singapore stock exchange (SGX), but feel that Singapore’s market doesnt really have liquidity or the ability to make good money through equities (the… Continue reading
Will Chinese Companies Delist from US Exchanges?
On May 21st, the Senate overwhelmingly approved legislation Wednesday that could lead to Chinese companies such as Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. and Baidu Inc. being barred from listing on U.S. stock exchanges as reported by The Edge Singapore This is an interesting piece of news, as many have purchase stocks in Alibaba, Baidu or other… Continue reading
Should We Wait the Next or Buy Shares Now?
In March 23rd, the market (S&P 500) tanked, bottomed up and bounced back to its current level. Many of my friends and articles that I read talked about the next stock dip coming soon, the dead cat bounce. This is reinforced with the fact that historically looking at the Vix there seems to show a… Continue reading
Singaporean Cryptocurrency Investing 101, The What, Why and How Answered
In 2017, you might have read about the Bitcoin boom where prices shoot up from USD 900 to USD 20,000 and the crash in 2018. I know, it seems a bit late to jump into the blockchain, crypto currency bandwagon. But after doing periodic research from 2018 to 2020 and seeing how central governments are… Continue reading