2016 has been a year of change. Brexit shook the world in the middle of the year, sending markets into flux. Yesterday, it was the US Election. I had to head into the office early to prep, and even that early in the morning, Forex prices on my screen were already going nuts. All of us were on Bloomberg, watching the US slowly turn red.

I still tried my best to keep an eye on the stock market – I was trying to look for opportunities, which were all over the place, since almost all the counters on the front page of the SGX website were in the red. Midday, the bank stocks dropped like flies – DBS, OCBC and UOB went down. When I saw that UOB’s price had hit close to 18.00, I decided to take the plunge and pick up 1,000 shares. I managed to get …