The bigger your earning, the more important it is to identify your ‘free cash flow’ or excess income that you can set aside for investment. This is much harder to do in Shanghai and other major Asian capital cities because costs and charges are so different, expats’ spending habits...
Key Points: Built in capital equity from point of purchase High Yielding at an average of 8%+ gross Positive cash ow with coverage of a repayment mortgage plus income Mix of one and two bedroom apartments within a courtyard development – produced to a high quality specication Centrally located and within minutes from the city’s...
Every new investor is faced with a myriad of questions when a decision is made to invest directly into stocks and shares. How much is affordable? Is a large amount of money needed? How much risk is involved? What level of risk can be tolerated? Which stocks should be bought? Which countries should be focused on or...
Soon after you started researching financial planning, you probably encountered the phrase ‘insurance wrapper’. The basic concept is that mutual funds and other tradable financial instruments can be ‘wrapped’ in an insurance policy to give it additional tax and estate planning benefits. Theses are insurance products in name only...
In 2011 Centrium residence introduces the concept of “Boutique Lifestyle” to Beijing, uniting high-end private residential development with the creative “boutique” spirit. Luxury residences boasting originality, innovative artistic design, customisation, modern aesthetics and a unique personality usher in a new age of living in Beijing. Boutique living means originality, a...
Hong Kong Property Market Still Forecasted As Strong Recent news reports say that the property boom Hong Kong experienced in 2010 is cooling off. However, this news is balanced by an expected projection of a 4% increase in gross domestic product (GDP) for the years 2011-2014. While some property investors...
The status of an expat is more often than not an exciting experience but there are many wealth management mistakes that you can make if you do not take the cautionary measures. This article will introduce you to these mistakes in order to be able to avoid making them...
A stunning Japanese beach house, Only 1 hour by express train, or 1.5 hour drive from the business hub Tokyo Price: ¥27,000,000 / Approx: 350,000 USD Property Description Resort Style 3BR Chiba Beach House for Sale or Lease: Designed as a second home, the rooms are spacious with a very open feel, with many windows, 2...
1) What are your motivation and desires in becoming an independent NMP? Many Singaporeans feel that the Government needs to be more accommodative of differing views. At the heart of it, is that sense of trust. If the Government is unable to address these perceptions and sentiments, the Government’s moral...
Clearly, investing in the stock market over the longer term can provide a greater return on your investment than putting your money on cash deposit and can provide a significant real return. That is, the returns obtained are a good protection against the eroding effect that inflation can have on capital over the long-term. However, with...