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Wednesday, 17 October 2018

Opinion

Investing in mutual funds and UITFs

“UITFs are professionally managed by a skilled investment portfolio manager or an Investment Company Adviser in the case of an MF and is usually...

Now the Filipino spouse can!

“The Court said even if the Filipino spouse is the one who initiates the divorce, she can remarry.” I have been in the legal practice...

The ABCs of the capital market (Part 2)

“Where, then, do we park our savings other than with the banks? The bond market gives us an alternative to bank deposits.” My column last...

Labor contracting, casting the stone (Part 2)

Others may argue that such arrangements still give employment to a large segment of the population and, thus, alleviate the unemployment situation in...

Doubt of the benefit

When a wife tells a husband who comes home late at night with a tall tale, “OK, Darling, I give you the benefit of...

The ABCs of the Capital Market (Part I)

Last week we took a look at the banking industry. Today, let’s try to talk about the capital market in simple terms. What does...

Labor contracting, casting the stone (Part 1)

Those who know me would definitely not imagine me as playing devil’s advocate on anything ostensibly unpopular. But I find it rather fascinating and...