4 Worst Countries for Investors in Asia

4 Worst Countries for Investors in Asia

There isn’t any shortage of investment advice on the internet. Most of the time, suggestions revolve around stocks or property which others think you should buy. People saying where you shouldn’t invest are less common. The reason is simple: no one gets...
Investing Offshore? Don’t Make These Mistakes

Investing Offshore? Don’t Make These Mistakes

Diversifying abroad is one of the best things you can do for your portfolio. People tend to live in a bubble, forgetting about the countless investment options outside their home country. Those investing offshore generally have less risk, higher returns, and greater...
Want to Avoid Recession? Invest in These 3 Markets

Want to Avoid Recession? Invest in These 3 Markets

You might be surprised that some countries completely skipped the 2008 Global Financial Crisis. It’s even more shocking that some places managed to avoid recession for over two decades. A select few markets in emerging Asia have a strong track record of skipping...
Why I’m Bullish on Singapore Real Estate

Why I’m Bullish on Singapore Real Estate

The Singapore real estate market is among the world’s most expensive. Home prices in the city-state rank second highest in Asia, just behind Hong Kong. You’d have to pay in the range of US$2 million just to buy a small, two-bedroom apartment in a central area. Most...
5 Fastest Growing Countries in Asia

5 Fastest Growing Countries in Asia

You probably already know that Asia is growing quickly. It’s the fastest growing region on the planet with countless opportunities spanning 48 different nations. Some have better opportunities for investors than others though. There’s even a few places which are now...
Will These Countries be the Next Singapore?

Will These Countries be the Next Singapore?

Singapore’s economy is often used as a prime example of how business-friendly policies can jumpstart a country’s growth. Most of our readers are probably familiar with Singapore’s transformation from a malarial swamp to one of the richest nations on...
Here’s 5 Better Alternatives to Buying Gold

Here’s 5 Better Alternatives to Buying Gold

Buying gold is the go-to choice for those wanting to hedge themselves against inflation and currency risk. You won’t find any shortage of people talking about the benefits of (and trying to sell you!) gold bullion. Gold prices do indeed have a low correlation with...
Best Places to Buy Real Estate in Asia

Best Places to Buy Real Estate in Asia

People sometimes want me to approve of their global investment plan. “Is buying property in (country name) a good investment?” they’ll ask. I always happily answer this question. However, I answer it relative to other investments they could make. After all, why invest...
Don’t Invest in Myanmar, Here’s Why

Don’t Invest in Myanmar, Here’s Why

If you’re familiar with any frontier market in Asia, it’s probably Myanmar. Not long ago, it was one of the world’s most oppressive dictatorships. Then Myanmar’s first democratic elections in over two decades were held. The result has been massive social,...