The US stock markets went south by over 3% (Dow Jones, Nasdaq and S&P 500). It has really been some time since I see US stocks markets headed south by such a magnitude on a trading day. The causes for the performance are China, expectations of interest rate hikes, oil and commodities and perhaps some of the Greek drama. It is like times like these that we note in the Singapore stocks markets now that Warren Buffet’s saying may be remembered by some investors: to be greedy at market opportunities like these.

It is against the above stocks markets backdrop that Singapore is heading into the General Elections. It is also against the haze episode that Singapore is heading into the General Elections. While some would say that the outcome of Singapore’s General Election would have a bearing on the performance of the Singapore’s stocks here, I would think that …