Business Model of Geo Energy Geo Energy (SGX Stock Ticker RE4) is a coal producer established in 2008 and listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange’s main board in 2012. It owns several coal mines over 17,000 hectares and has almost 100 million tonnes of coal reserves. After its IPO, Geo Energy was mired in years […]
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Invest Fair has always been an event which Heartland Boy has attended ever since he got curious about investing. Heartland Boy attended only because it is a free-admission event whereby the public can learn more about investments. It is the annual flagship event organized by ShareInvestor, a subsidiary of Singapore Press Holdings. Invest Fair 2017 […]
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Heartland Boy has predominantly favoured credit cards that provide cashback over air miles. There were 2 reasons for this. 1) His expatriate package in Jakarta granted him an annual number of flights on premium carriers. 2) The ANZ Optimum Credit Card rewarded his 5% cashback whenever he had to book his Jakarta-Singapore tickers on budget […]
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If you ask Heartland Boy what is his biggest worry right now, his answer will be “Retirement”. Not his retirement, but his parents’ retirement. He only came to know about his parents’ lack of retirement funds when he helped them to set up two-factor authentication (2FA) for their respective SingPasses. Armed with their SingPasses and […]
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In June 2017, Heartland Boy’s family reached a mini milestone- they embarked on their first overseas holiday together as a family! Of course, trips to neighbouring Malaysia should not be counted! This is definitely a memorable occasion worth penning down in this blog. For Heartland Boy, this was a moment 29 years in the making! […]
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This week, Heartland Boy was forced to close the chapter on a cornerstone stock in his portfolio, Croesus Retail Trust. He first invested in Croesus Retail Trust in June 2015. Over a 27-month holding period, Heartland Boy managed to recognize an XIRR of 27.4% and an overall margin of 58% over his cost of investment. […]
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Heartland Boy first purchased Lippo Malls Indonesia Retail Trust (‘Lippo REIT’) in May 2016 at 33 cents. He subsequently added to his position at 37.5 cents. On 25 August 2017, he sold off all of his shares in Lippo REIT at 43 cents. Including dividends, this translated into an XIRR return of 31.3% over a […]
Not many millennials would excitedly look forward to the National Day Rally, unless they were unlucky enough to be Heartland Boy’s previous economics students. Call him a nerd, but Heartland Boy listened to the National Day Rally online while he was travelling from the airport to his office. Well, for those who missed out on the […]
The government recently introduced a new scheme for Singapore citizens applying for HDB flats. Known as the Re-offer of Balance Flats (‘ROF’), it pools all unsold flats after a Sale of Balance Flats (‘SBF’) exercise. Heartland Boy thought this was a very interesting scheme. The public seemed to agree too as more than 5,500 applications […]
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The SGX Bull Charge is one of several SGX’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) events. According to SGX, the SGX Bull Charge seeks to rally the companies listed on SGX and the finance industry towards a common goal of empowering communities through financial literacy and promoting sustainable societies. This is primarily achieved through 3 key fundraising […]
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