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Want to Travel the World Visa-Free? This Investment Package Can Let You Do Just That

Investing in some of the Caribbean nations will get you a more "powerful" passport

While most Filipinos are scrambling to book a schedule to file a passport application with the Department of Foreign Affairs’ offices, an affluent few are laying out big cash to secure a second passport issued by another country.The Citizenship by Investment Program ...

by Elyssa Christine Lopez  | September 20, 2018 01:00:00
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Lend to PH's Second Biggest Bank For 5.5 Years and Earn 5.375% p.a.

Metrobank has started offering LTNCDs that will mature in 2024

The Metropolitan Bank and Trust Company, the country’s second largest bank by assets as of the second quarter of the year, announced in a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) that it is offering long-term negotiable certificates of deposit (LTNCDs) that ...

by Pauline Macaraeg  | September 18, 2018 10:00:00
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Got Php50K? Lend To RCBC for 5.5 Years and Earn 5.5% p.a.

The bank is offering long-term negotiable certificates of deposit (LTNCDs) until September 21

Rizal Commercial Banking Corp. (RCBC), the country’s 10th biggest bank by assets as of the second quarter of 2018, is offering to the investing public long-term negotiable certificates of deposit (LTNCDs) that will mature in 2024.The bank has set the interest rate ...

by Pauline Macaraeg  | September 14, 2018 11:00:00
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After Prolonged Boom, Are There Still Opportunities in PH Real Estate?

ICCP's Real Estate and Investment Conference 2018 will explore timely question on September 25

The local real estate market has experienced a surge in prices in the last few years. Latest data from property analyst Colliers International Philippines pegged the capital value of luxury residential units in Makati at a maximum of Php301,000 per square meter ...

by Lorenzo Kyle Subido  | September 14, 2018 08:00:00
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Do You Offer Financial Advice or Sell Financial Products? Learn From Experts at the 7th Financial Advisers' Congress

Investment professionals from the country's biggest banks lead speakers at the event on September 22

Registered Financial Planners (RFP) Philippines, the premiere professional organization of professional financial planners and advisers in the country, is holding the 7th Financial Advisors Congress on September 22, Saturday. The annual event provides a platform for finance professionals and investors to network ...

by Pauline Macaraeg  | September 12, 2018 06:00:00
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Financial Adviser: 5 Things to Know About San Miguel Food and Beverage's Follow-On Offering and How to Profit from It

SMFB's parent company San Miguel Corp. plans to sell up to one billion shares or 17% of SMFB

The share price of San Miguel Food and Beverage (SMFB) has gained as much as 96 percent this year from Php53 per share at the start of the year to as high as Php104 recently.The consistent rise of the stock, despite a ...

by Henry Ong  | September 11, 2018 09:00:00
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An Investment Placement for Only Php50? GCash Rolls Out Latest E-Money Innovation

Globe's mobile wallet grants small savers access to a money market fund

Mobile wallet GCash launched the beta version of a micro-investment marketplace on Tuesday, September 4, allowing users to place money in a unit investment trust fund (UITF) product for a minimum of Php50. GCash is part of the Ayala group’s Globe Telecom ...

by Elyssa Christine Lopez  | September 05, 2018 01:00:00
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Which Infrastructure Projects in Metro Manila May Push Up Prices of Nearby Land?

Property consultancy Colliers says one project boosted the value of surrounding land 9-fold

One of the major projects of the Duterte administration is the Build, Build, Build program, which aims to boost infrastructure development across the country. Encompassing over 60 projects spearheaded by the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH), Department of Transportation (DOTr) ...

by Lorenzo Kyle Subido  | August 23, 2018 10:00:00
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Financial Adviser: 5 Speculative Stocks That Gained Up to 152% in Just 30 Trading Days

Caution: you need to have the skills, patience and right mindset to speculate

The absence of foreign buying in the local front during the massive correction in the stock market this year seemed to have encouraged retail investors to focus on speculative stocks.While the PSE Index may have bottomed out at 6,929 recently, the market ...

by Henry Ong  | August 14, 2018 02:00:00
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Investing App Builder Off to China for Startup Bootcamp After Winning PH Pitching Contest

Olivia was selected as the local winner of the She Loves Tech startup competition

Local fintech startup Olivia has been selected as the winner of the Philippine leg of She Loves Tech, a global startup competition highlighting female entrepreneurs and women-focused businesses. It bested eight other shortlisted startups in a pitching competition held at QBO Innovation ...

by Lorenzo Kyle Subido  | August 03, 2018 09:00:00
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Only 3% of Filipino Adults Invest in Bonds, Funds and Stocks, Says BSP

Those without investments cite unemployment as the main reason

Attend any financial wellness seminar or read any article on growing wealth, and one of the first concepts promoted is the difference between saving and investing. While saving money allows it to be stored and accessed easily, investing money allows it to ...

by Lorenzo Kyle Subido  | August 02, 2018 08:00:00
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Voluntary Placements Double for Pag-IBIG's Tax-Free Savings Plan That Pay 8.1% p.a

MP2 program pays yields higher than time deposits or bonds on contributions as low Php500 a month

Members of the Home Development Mutual Fund (Pag-IBIG), a government-run savings and mortgage fund, are setting aside large amounts of money and placing these in a special savings program that provides above-market returns for placements maintained for five years.Voluntary contributions to Pag-IBIG ...

by Elyssa Christine Lopez  | July 31, 2018 10:00:00
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(Look) Investment Funds That Posted Highest Returns in the First Half of 2018

Most money pools lost value in the past year to end-June 2018. Here are the exceptions

The first half of 2018 hasn’t been a good one for portfolio investors. The Philippine Stock Exchange Composite Index (PSEi) fell 8.3 percent to just 7,193.86 as of the end of the second quarter this year from 7,843.16 in the same period ...

by Pauline Macaraeg  | July 30, 2018 03:00:00
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