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Good Debt Vs. Bad Debt

What is Debt?

It derives from the Latin debere, which means owe.

Debt is an amount of money borrowed, by one party from another. 542 more words


China Fibretech shuffles board

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

MAINBOARD-LISTED China Fibretech has made changes to its board and board committees following its chairman stepping down and the resignation of one of its directors. 160 more words

Money Matters

Market Recap and Outlook, Week 16 – 20 October

Global equity markets kept grinding higher, fuelled by the equivalent of roughly $150 billion of freshly printed currency each month. All three main US equity market indices finished the week close or at an all time high. 381 more words


What are Futures?

Futures are financial contracts obligating the buyer to purchase an asset or the seller to sell an asset, such as a physical commodity or a financial instrument, at a predetermined future date and price. 425 more words


Gold Suspicious Price Movement Index, GSPMI 16 - 20 October

Unfortunately many financial markets are manipulated these days. The currency markets are a classic field for central bank interventions. This has spread to bond and equity markets. 375 more words


What's Better, a Smart Beta ETF or Active Management?

People have been rapidly shifting their money from active managers to passive management. Smart betas are designed to attract investors in more traditional index funds, like those that mirror the S&P 500.

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The Election Win of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Puts the Nikkei on Track for a Record Rise

Japan’s Nikkei share average made 21-year highs on Monday and was on course to rise for a record fifteenth straight session, lifted by a weaker yen after Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s coalition scored a resounding election victory on Sunday. 377 more words