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In order to perform passive index investing in Singapore, two of the vehicles you have access to are listed below. Both are Exchange-Traded Funds tracking the Straits Times Index (STI).What is an Exchange-Traded Fund?An exchange-traded fund (ETF) is an investment fund traded on stock exchanges, much like stocks. An ETF holds assets such as stocks, commodities, or bonds, and … [Read more...] about Passive Index Investing – What To Buy?
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