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Portfolio Allocation (March 2020) - Not Selling, Continue Buying

Stock Allocation Transaction Summary for March 2020 Bought Sheng SiongBought Mapletree Industrial Trust Portfolio Allocation
Singapore will be going into 'lockdown', to a certain extend next week, and I agreed with the minister that the term 'lockdown' is loosely used. All the essential services will still be running and there is nothing to rush for. With these measures, I believe the number of COVID-19 cases should start coming down after mid April. I am confident that the health crisis will be contained and managed, but the economical damage will be tremendous.
Many businesses are affected and many might not be able to survive this, which is why the collapsed of REITs. Although I diversify my portfolio, with only around 30% in REITs, my portfolio still took a a big hit as no sector or asset class were spared. This will probably be one of the worst crash I will ever experience.
As I still have 30% of my portfolio in cash and saving bonds, I will not be facing any cashf…

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April 2020 Singapore Savings Bond and Weekly Updates

Average Interest Per Year (over 10 years): 1.63% Application Closes: 9.00pm, 26 Mar 2020 Details on this month SSB can be found on SGS website

The Fed has cut interest rates to near zero and it will be interesting to see how low the Singapore Savings Bond can go next month. I subscribed to last mon…

Expecting the Worst and First Transaction for the Year

Portfolio Returns Since Inception (Including Dividends)
Total Portfolio Unrealized Gain (As of 29 Feb 2020): $52,139.77
Total Portfolio Unrealized Gain (As of 13 Mar 2020): $6,586.50
Total Portfolio Realized Gain(As of 29 Feb 2020): $104,366.58
Portfolio Value
Friday the 13th was not a good day for t…

Dividend Collected (February 2020) and United Hampshire US REIT

Top Dividend Contribution (Last 12 Months)
Dividend Collected 2020

Dividend collected for the month of February 2020: $1.50K FRASERS PROPERTYF & NMAPLETREE COM TRTHAIBEVFRASERS CPT TRASPIALTREA200828Dividend (YTD): $2.27K Average Monthly Dividend (YTD): $1.13K Total Dividend Collected to Date: $9…

Portfolio Allocation (February 2020) - Brace Yourself

Stock Allocation Portfolio Allocation The market correction has arrived. There was no transaction for the last 3 months, cash and SSBs are building up, so it's time to take out the shopping list!
The outbreak of Covid-19 has been more than a month and the market has remain quite resilient unti…

March 2020 Singapore Savings Bond

Average Interest Per Year (over 10 years): 1.71% Application Closes: 9.00pm, 25 Feb 2020 Details on this month SSB can be found on SGS website
The 10-years interest rate is still at an unattractive all-time low of 1.71%. Despite the outbreak of COVID-2019, my portfolio is still doing well the last …

Portfolio Performance (January 2020)

Portfolio Returns
Since Inception (Including Dividends)
Total Portfolio Unrealized Gain: $62,914.95
Total Portfolio Realized Gain: $$102,861.94
XIRR: 7.66%
Portfolio Value
There is still no sign of containment on the spread of COVID-19 virus in Singapore. I recalled that many predicted that 2020 co…

Dividend Collected (January 2020)

Top Dividend Contribution (Last 12 Mths) Dividend Collected 2020
Dividend collected for the month of January 2020: $0.77K SINGTELNIKKOAM SGBD ETFIS USD ASIA BONDIS US ASIA HYG Dividend (YTD): $0.77K Average Monthly Dividend (YTD): $0.77K Total Dividend Collected to Date: $92.61K
Dividend by Month (…

Portfolio Allocation (January 2020)

Stock Allocation

Portfolio Allocation
There was no transaction for the month of January 2020. 
It was a bad start for the year of 2020 with the Wuhan virus dominating the headlines. The situation is still evolving and it seems to be getting worst. The virus is spreading rapidly across China and is…

February 2020 Singapore Savings Bond

Average Interest Per Year (over 10 years): 1.75%
Application Closes: 9.00pm, 28 Jan 2020
Details on this month SSB can be found on SGS website.

Weekly Updates

Before we can take a breather from all the negative news from US, we were hit by the news of the Wuhan virus. It felt like SARS is back but it…

Portfolio Performance (December 2019)

Portfolio ReturnsSince Inception (Including Dividends)
Total Portfolio Unrealized Gain: $$62,355.96
Total Portfolio Realized Gain: $102,093.20
XIRR: 7.74%

Portfolio Value
Looks like Trump is really making America great again, US-Iran de-escalation and signing of the US-China Phase 1 trade deal. Yo…