Author: Sleeping Devils Adventure

A week as a cryptocurrency trader – Results

Yes. Trader. As mentioned earlier, I’ve not exactly been a trader and not very well versed in TA. To prepare myself, I’ve taken plenty of time recently to understand the crypto market, technology behinds it and picking up various TA skills, discipline and risk management before my foray into the crypto world. Hopefully, that this will be a rewarding journey. The initiation of Crypto-investing/trading comes with 2 intention – to build a bigger war-chest and at the same time learning from the crazy and volatile alternative market. (Though, there’s no guarantee that it will be assisting me with building...

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Cryptocurrency for Dummies – Part 4 (Guide to start investing in Cryptocurrency)

Ok… Now you’ve breeze through the past 3 parts and got yourself mentally prepared. And you want to get started? Alright. Let’s waste no time. Step 1: Get your wallet ready and make a game planJust like your chosen hero, do remember to hatch a plan! If you’re healer, please do not go charging to your enemies! Likewise, if you’re a charger, please do not hide behind a healer >.<  Ah yea. Just before I forget wallet. There’s many wallets available in the market. You may wish to google more about it. I feel that the safest still, is...

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Cryptocurrency for Dummies – Part 3 (When do you start?)

So part 1 and 2 seem too easy? Alright. You’ve planned to get yourself started and bought into the theory that it’s just the start of cryptocurrency? Or you felt that there’s some magical internet money here for you to grab, and why not grab some? Now, It’s time to decide your path. In every investment, there’s 3 type of heroes for you to choose. The Trader The Investor The Punter Do you enjoy looking at graphs? How about charts and a huge chunk of numbers? Support & Resistance? Indicators and Oscillators? MACD? RSI? Fibonacci Retracement? You know who...

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Cryptocurrency for Dummies – Part 2 (Rules for Crypto-investing?)

Aha. So now, you know about the basics of cryptocurrency. And you’ve read from many articles that many many many people has made tons of money by investing in cryptocurrency. Ready to get started? Rule 01: Invest in crypto with what you can afford to lose.¬† This also mean that whatever you’ve invested in cryptocurrency, be prepare to lose each and every cents of it. No leverage. No CFD. Nothing. $500 invested? Prepare to lose that $500 invested. That’s the mindset to have :) Rule 02: Don’t forget Rule 01! This may sound familiar to many. It is the...

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Cryptocurrency for Dummies – Part 1 and a short story

This will be my first post on cryptocurrency in this blog. The past few days had been a big turmoil to the crypto world with the emerging Bitcoin Cash (BCH) surging from the USD 600 range to USD 2,400 range. Can you imagine this? Let’s take a look at the chart shall we? This also means if you’d to purchase 1BCH a week ago, at a 600 USD. Cashing out earlier today at 2,000 USD will means that your return is a whooping 333.33%!! Impressive isn’t it?Hold on there.. Before knowing what BCH, BTC, ETH and etc. is, let’s...

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Singtel – Special Dividend of 3.0 cents per share

Singtel has released it’s 2QFY18 Financial Results earlier today. It is also declared that there will be a special dividend of 3.0 cents per share on top of usual interim dividend of 6.8 cents per share for the IPO and successful divestment of Netlink Trust. The 3.0 cents special dividend is much lower than what many has anticipated. Net profit of S$2.9 billion was recorded in 2QFY18, with the recognition of S$2.0 billion divestment gain from Netlink Trust. If we were to exclude the one-time gain from Netlink Trust, the underlying net profit for 1H2018 of 929 million is...

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Portfolio – October 2017

Current Portfolio (31/10/2017) No.  Counters No. of Shares Market Price (SGD) Total Value (SGD) based on market price Allocation % 1. ComfortDelGro 700 2.02 1,414.00 23.34% 2. Far East Orchard 800 1.55 1,240.00 20.47% 3. Wilmar Intl 300 3.39 1,017.00 16.79% 4. AIMS AMP Cap REIT 400 1.445 578.00 9.54% 5. Singtel 140 3.75 525.00 8.67% 6. Guocoland 200 2.39 478.00 7.89% 7. Frasers Com Tr 304 1.385 421.04 6.95% 8. Starhill Global REIT 500 0.77 385.00 6.36% Total SGD 6,058.04 100.00% October has been a very busy yet interesting month for me. For the SGX market, it has...

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REIT IPO – Keppel-KBS US REIT

26 Oct 2017: Keppel-KBS US Reit, sponsored jointly by Keppel Capital and KBS Pacific Advisors, is issuing 262.77 million units at US$0.88 a piece in an initial public offering (IPO). 1. Sponsors: The sponsors for this US Reit a JV between KBS Pacific Advisors and Keppel Capital. Keppel Capital is the asset management arm of Keppel Group and currently manages 3 Singapore-listed Reit/Business Trust. Keppel REIT – Office/Commercial Asset Keppel Infrastructure Trust – Utilities Infrastructure Keppel DC REIT – Data Centers They’re also managing Alpha Investment Partners Limited and manager of several private equity funds. KBS Pacific Advisors is...

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Hakodate, Hokkaido (Autumn 2017) – Part 2

This is the second part to exploring Hakodate. This second day started relatively early as I made a trip to the Hakodate Morning Market for some fresh seafood. Hakodate Morning Market: Address: JR Hakodate Station, Hakodate, Hokkaido Tel:+81 120-858-313 The morning market is located just a minute walk away from the JR Hakodate Station. This is a more “touristy” place and is filled with tourist. This place here is filled with the freshest seafood. They offer a great variety of seafood that you’ll be able to see and buy here. There’s also restaurants here where you’d be able to...

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Cryptocurrency? I’m in too

Cryptocurrency has been hottest thing over the past few years and most famously argued by gurus about crypto being the next big thing and when the “bubble” is going to pop. With Bitcoin surging pass the 6000 mark and Etherum surging pass the 300 mark. Those that bought into Bitcoin in the starting of the year will really be laughing to the bank now (provided that they’re selling them now!) Bitcoin as of 01/01/17 at price of $997.69! Today at $5,835.22!! This is a 584% increase YTD! Look at it! So what is cryptocurrency?? Let’s take a look at...

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Buy and Hold – Who sold you that idea?

I’ve read the 2 recent posts from 2 wise seniors – Uncle CW8888 and SMOL recently. Allow me to induce some flavors of this 2 seniors into this blog post. Everyone knows what buying and holding is.. So what exactly is buy and hold?? Being curious.. I went online to google about the exact definition. From Investopedia Hmm.. but buying and holding does not only applies to stocks!! Is buying and holding a “sure-win” strategy?  Buying and holding might increase your winning odds. But there’s no guarantee!! The asset you’re buying and holding is important too!! Let’s take a...

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A lookback into 1997 Asian Financial Crisis

This post today is another study on the financial crisis from before. Remember on 19 October 1987… The Black Monday strikes? Let’s fast forward to 10 year later, in the summer of 1997. In the beginning of July 1997, the East Asia is battling with a rising fear of worldwide economic meltdown. This Asian Financial Crisis is a series of currency devaluations. This had it turn caused the stock market to collapsed. The Asian Miracle is a name used to describe the economic growth of East Asia. For 30 years, the growth rate of Thailand, South Korea, Hong Kong,...

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The traps in stock market

Trap is a device that is used for catching animal or humans and preventing their escape. Being in a trap is an unpleasant experience and is difficult and impossible to get out of it. I’ve been seeing the word “value trap” pretty often and I decided to read up more about it. To my surprise, there’s more than one trap in the stock market!! Let’s start with the most commonly heard trap: Value Trap: Everyone love to buy things at a discount don’t they? Doesn’t it feels awesome to buy the all new iPhone X at $300 without any...

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Hakodate, Hokkaido (Autumn 2017) – Part 1

Welcome to the the new segment of my blog – “Travel with the devil” I’ve added a new page to the blog – “Travel” Being granted with the opportunity to explore around Japan, let’s start with the first stop – Hokkaido. Hokkaido, located at the northern most on Japan is no doubt everyone’s favorite place to visit. The best soft serve? Shiroi Kobito? Honeydew melons? Freshest Seafood? Ramen? The background of your desktop monitor you’re always looking at? Snow-Skiing? YES. This is Hokkaido. And I’m going to begin with the southern part of Hokkaido – Hakodate, a place I’ve...

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My first pico milestone – Conquered!

It’s getting colder here in Japan. Currently, the temperature is about 6-7 degrees in the night and about 10 in the afternoon!! I must admit that the weather is fantastic! Just not when the wind is blowing in my direction. It has been a week since I last updated my blog, as I’m pretty occupied with work, learning Japanese and going out during the weekends. Oh well. I will be updating and writing soon about the places I’ve been to and exploring Japan. I’ve started out this journey towards financial freedom this year in January 2017. As mentioned earlier...

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