This Article was first published on 30th Sept 2018 on our Asia-In-Focus Newsletter. To get the latest newsletters, click here.
HOW TO BUILD A SUSTAINABLE PORTFOLIO
I hate to break it to you but we have all been brainwashed when it comes to investing. Although most finance professionals try to drill in the idea to us that investing is hard and should be left only to the “professionals”, that is far away from the truth.
In fact, investing can be simple. And that is the way how we should keep it. In order to have a sustainable and successful portfolio, we have to keep it as simple as possible. We do not need to worry about changing the interest rate, the foreign exchange rate or tracking the GDP every quarter.
When we first started investing, we hardly think in term of having a portfolio. Instead, typically, we …