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Money Mind - S1E10: 5 things you need to know about avoiding cryptocurrency scams | EP 10

Money Mind
27 Sep 2021 09:13AM
12 mins

Crimes related to cryptocurrency investments are on the rise in Singapore. Between 2018 and 2020, investors in Singapore lost around S$29 million to fraud and cheating in cryptocurrency investments. The number of police reports related to such investments has also more than tripled. How do you avoid being caught in a cryptocurrency scam? Money Mind’s Jonathan Peeris speaks to Hong Qi Yu from crypto exchange, Tokenize Xchange, and a crypto investor who lost almost all her life savings in an investment scheme that went wrong.

Money Mind - S1E15: 5 things you need to know about investing during geopolitical uncertainty |EP 15

When conflict breaks out between nations, should investors be spooked? Or as the saying goes, should you “buy on the sound of cannons”? How does geopolitical uncertainty affect markets, and what’s different about the current headwinds? Join Money Mind’s Sona Remesh and her guests, Sani Hamid, Director, Wealth Management at Financial Alliance, and Tony Raza, Head of Multi-Asset Strategy at UOB Asset Management.

04/04/2022 13 mins

Money Mind - S1E14: 5 things you need to know about rising interest rates | EP 14

After years of easy money, interest rates are set to rise across the world. How will it affect the markets, and what does it mean for you and your money? And who will be the winners and losers? Find out how to re-calibrate your portfolio with Money Mind’s Sona Remesh and her guests, Chris Brankin, CEO of TD Ameritrade Singapore, and Ben Charoenwong, assistant professor at the Department of Finance, NUS Business School.

28/02/2022 9 mins

Money Mind - S1E13: 5 things you need to know about where to invest in 2022 | EP13

Where are the sectors and regions where investors can look for yield in 2022? Will inflation hit investors’ pockets and portfolios? And what are the headwinds you should brace yourself for? Join Jonathan Peeris and his guests, Sanjay Mathur, chief economist for Southeast Asia and India at ANZ, and James Cheo, chief investment officer, Southeast Asia, HSBC Global Private Banking and Wealth Management, on where to put your money in 2022.

27/12/2021 21 mins

Money Mind - S1E12: 5 things you need to know about retirement planning | EP 12

When should you start planning for life after employment? What’s the number one thing you need to do before you can retire securely? And why you need not just a pay cheque, but also a “play” cheque. Jonathan Peeris goes through the essential retirement planning checklist with Vincent Chan of Fullerton Fund Management, and Carlos Lee of the Insurance and Financial Practitioners Association of Singapore.

15/11/2021 18 mins

Money Mind - S1E11: 5 things you need to know about investing in whisky | EP 11

In turbulent times, investors look for safe havens. And one liquid asset that is attracting attention is whisky. In fact, rare whisky is an alternative asset whose performance has outstripped the S&P 500 over the past few years. Should you be investing in whisky, or drinking it? Jonathan Peeris has a spirited discussion with Ho Chun Wing, whisky specialist at Rarefinds Worldwide, and Felipe Schrieberg, who writes extensively about whisky.

08/11/2021 19 mins