It has been more than a year since my last investment post on "How Long Does It Take To Learn Investing?" in April 2019. The number of books that I read in the past years has also dropped drastically to 5 in 2019 and only 1 in 2020! Through self reflection, I realized that I … Continue reading One Year Hiatus, What Has Changed?
A thought came to my mind when I was travelling on the bus this morning, "how long did I took to learn investing?" Recently a few of my friends asked me to teach them how to invest. Of course, if I am able to help my friends to kick start their investment journey, i will … Continue reading How Long Does It Take To Learn Investing?
Besides choosing companies within your "Circle of Competence" which is a commonly used term in value investing, I feel that there is another important factor that is ignored by most of the investors out there which I would like to call "Circle of Community". It means that the portfolio of companies that you buy greatly … Continue reading Investing Alone is Tough
Started on 21 December 2018, Ended on 5 January 2019 “As you read about all the lessons I’ve struggled with, cried over, run from, circled back to, made peace with, laughed about, and at long last come to know for sure, my hope is that you’ll begin to ask yourself the very same question Gene … Continue reading What I Know For Sure
https://www.cnbc.com/video/1994/04/25/charlie-and-i-never-have-an-opinion-about-the-market.html "Charlie and I never have an opinion on the market." That was what Warren Buffett said in the 1994 Berkshire Hathaway's annual shareholder meeting. "If we're right about a business, if we think a business is attractive, it would be very foolish for us to not take action on that because we thought something about … Continue reading Do We Have To Consider The Macro-Environment?
This is the guy who created Marvel superheroes like Iron Man, Spider-Man, Thor etc. He is the one who used his creativity to color the life of many generations. Without him, our childhood will definitely be different than what it had been. Every time when there is a new Marvel movie coming up, i will … Continue reading Creator of Marvel Comics (1922-2018)
Had a wonderful dinner and catch up with a few of my friends yesterday night. As we chat through the night, we started talking about a topic that will always trigger my debating instinct, "investing". Investing similar to gambling? However, after several exchanges, my friend still feels that investing is somehow similar to gambling. My … Continue reading Thoughtful Disagreement
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xv_vkA0jsyo Duration: 1 hr 10 mins Recently I have taken an interest in Jeff Bezos, the world's richest guy. But he doesn't really fancy being called that. To me, I feel that he is one of the greatest innovator of this century. I am currently reading a book about Amazon, The Everything Store, by Brad … Continue reading Jeff Bezos At The Economic Club Of Washington (9/13/18)
During the weekend of October 6 and 7 in Brooklyn, New York, HYPEBEAST is starting a new event called HYPEFEST. It is an event which bring fashion brands from all over the world have come together to create exclusive goods and experiential pop-up spaces just for you, alongside musical performances, informational discussion panels, interactive installations, and so much … Continue reading HYPEFEST, A Potential Source of Revenue in the Long Run?
I have always wanted to have a list of biases written down so that I can constantly read them and be aware of it. In this blog post by novel invester, How to Stop Being Your Own Worst Enemy (in Investing), he listed out 24 kinds of biases that are present in the field of investing. … Continue reading Biases