Stock Market

How to Trade Thai Stocks: A Foreigner’s Guide

How to Trade Thai Stocks: A Foreigner’s Guide

Thailand's stock market usually isn't the first one investors would consider when they first invest in Asia. Granted, Thailand is one of the world's most visited countries. In a typical year, Bangkok sees more tourists than any other city on the planet. Because of...

How to Invest in India: The Complete Guide

How to Invest in India: The Complete Guide

Perhaps no other country in Asia, or even the whole world, will have a greater impact on the 21st century than India will. With a consistently high GDP growth rate exceeding 6% and a track record of avoiding recessions since the late 1970s, India's economic stability...

Trading Stocks in Vietnam: The Complete Guide

Trading Stocks in Vietnam: The Complete Guide

Vietnamese stocks have been on foreign investors' radar for quite some time. The main question is: what's the best way to access the market? It's not like you can trade stocks in Vietnam, or any other frontier market, through a standard brokerage account. Either way,...

REITs in Asia: The Complete Investment Guide

REITs in Asia: The Complete Investment Guide

REITs in Asia invest in a wide range of assets, from commercial malls and offices in city center locations, to logistics warehouses in emerging markets. There’s an old investing maxim that author Mark Twain penned: “Buy land, they're not making it anymore.” In short,...

Buying Stocks in Asia: The Ultimate Guide

Buying Stocks in Asia: The Ultimate Guide

Stocks in Asia are great way to diversify your portfolio internationally, and in the process, optimize the balance of risk and return. Home to 4.5 billion people and rising, Asia is the world’s largest continent in terms of both land size and population. One could say...

Top 3 Dividend Stocks in Singapore

Top 3 Dividend Stocks in Singapore

Traders often prefer stocks that yield high dividend payouts because of their stable cash flow. As arguably the most stable country in Asia, Singapore's top dividend stocks may be a wise purchase for the conservative investor. Singapore offers traders a type of safety...

Buying Stocks in Singapore: A Foreigner’s Guide

Buying Stocks in Singapore: A Foreigner’s Guide

Last updated March 11th, 2024. Singapore is a small country in terms of size. Yet due to its wealth and status as Southeast Asia's financial hub, both locals and foreigners want to buy stocks in Singapore more than ever. Since 1960, Singapore's economy has averaged an...

Myanmar Stock Exchange: Is it Failing?

Myanmar Stock Exchange: Is it Failing?

Myanmar has shown rapid improvement and modernization in the past couple of years. Steps the Southeast Asian country recently took include changing to an elected (albeit highly flawed) government and bringing in record foreign investment numbers. Back in 2015, Myanmar...

How to Buy and Trade Stocks in China

How to Buy and Trade Stocks in China

Last updated February 12th, 2024. You’re able to access a greater number of trading opportunities with Chinese stocks than anywhere else in Asia. Indeed, China’s three stock exchanges host the continent's largest collection of listed companies in terms of market cap....

How to Open a Hong Kong Stock Brokerage Account

How to Open a Hong Kong Stock Brokerage Account

Last updated April 21st, 2024. The Hong Kong Stock Exchange is only Asia’s third largest in terms of market cap. Yet it’s the most internationally-focused trading platform in the whole region. When it comes to secondary listings, foreign companies list themselves in...