Monthly Archives: September 2014

What does Alibaba, Twitter and Facebook have in common?

The answer: Goldman Sachs. This weekend’s financial papers well plastered with articles about the blockbuster Alibaba IPO. But before we get to that you should know that I never invest with highflier stocks such as the ones mentioned on the title. It’s just too risky — an investor who participates in those IPOs pays both for rosy… Read More »

Summertime

Well, Singapore doesn’t really have a summer season but I haven’t been writing for awhile now. That’s not because I wasn’t active — quite the contrary, I was too busy but there was nothing new under the sun to write about. Sometimes the best thing to do is just to sit on your hands and… Read More »