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Ong Kai Kiat

Ong Kai Kiat is a finance enthusiast who believes that financial literacy is a fundamental life skill in today's world. Finance is basically about the interchange of money and assets. Money is liquid and short-term while assets are relatively illiquid and long-term. Kai Kiat believes that after covering for his short-term needs, a wise investor would prepare for his long-term financial needs in old age. Here at The Motley Fool Singapore, Kai Kiat aims to provide ideas for investors to consider for their accumulation of assets. That said, it is important to note that ideas are just ideas. Ideas requires further due diligence and implementation for it to be worth the paper which it is written on.

Why A Hike In Interest Rates Would Be Tough On SMEs In Singapore

Small and medium-sized enterprises in Singapore have been experiencing bigger challenges when it comes to their costs of financing. More »

How Has DBS Group Holdings Ltd Fared In Recent Months In Addressing Investors’ Concerns?

A few months ago, DBS Group Holdings Ltd's (SGX:D05) CEO, Piyush Gupta, shared his thoughts on investors' concerns with banks. Has DBS addressed the... More »

How Has StarHub Ltd’s Strategy To Protect Its Revenue Fared?

StarHub Ltd's (SGX:CC3) CEO Tan Tong Hai had shared his Defend-and-Attack strategy in an investing event a few months ago. How is the strategy... More »

What Is Sheng Siong Group Ltd Going To Do About Amazon’s Entry Into Singapore?

Ecommerce titan Amazon could enter Singapore soon and introduce a grocery service. What implications does this have for bricks-and-mortar retailers here? More »

3 Major Issues Behind Mapletree Greater China Commercial Trust’s 13% Decline In 3 Months

What could be behind Mapletree Greater China Commercial Trust's (SGX:RW0U) unit price decline? More »

4 Things Investors Should Know About Boustead Singapore Limited’s Business

Boustead Singapore Limited (SGX:F9D) has been around for nearly 200 years. Here are some important highlights about the company's business. More »

DBS Holdings Limited’s Unique Strategy In Taiwan

DBS Holdings Limited (SGX: D05) might be expanding its target market in Taiwan. More »

Malaysian Ringgit Weakness Might Affect The Future Profitability of These 2 Companies

The performance of Nam Cheong Ltd (SGX: N4E) and Great Eastern Holdings Limited (SGX: G07) might be affected. More »

2 Reasons Why Indonesia’s Economy Could Grow Much Faster Than Singapore’s

The World Bank recently discussed the pillars supporting Indonesia's economic growth. More »

The Link Between The State of The US Economy And Its Presidents

What history tells us about the US economy's performance under different presidents. More »

2 Stocks With Exposure To Much Faster-Growing Asian Economies’ Than Singapore’s

Lippo Malls Indonesia Retail Trust (SGX:D5IU) and RHT Health Trust (SGX:RF1U) do business solely in Indonesia and India, respectively. More »

Keppel Infrastructure Trust: A Business Trust Unaffected By Economic Cycles

Keppel Infrastructure Trust (SGX:A7RU) thinks its business does not ebb and flow with the general economy. More »

Who Is Involved In The Rising Demand For Lithium Batteries?

Concerns over air pollution have pushed lawmakers in some of the world’s biggest economies to enact policies that favour electric vehicles. More »

4 ETFs in Singapore’s Market That Are Exposed to ASEAN’s Growing Economy

Business consultancy McKinsey has a report showing how ASEAN's economy is growing. More »