MIND THE GAP

FUND fees in developed markets are under immense downward pressure - but this seems hardly evident in Singapore where actively managed funds dominate.

MIND THE GAP

FUND investors in Europe and the US are benefiting from lower fund average expense ratios, studies by Morningstar have found. It has yet to do a similar study for funds in Asia.

FUND WATCH

THE recent announcement of the the reduction in CPF Investment Scheme (CPFIS) charges is a positive development. Sales charges will be capped at 1.5 per cent from October this year, and removed...

EDITORIAL

THE Government's move to cut and eventually eliminate the sales charges on unit trusts and investment-linked insurance funds (ILPs) in the CPF Investment Scheme is long overdue. From October 1...

CENTRAL Provident Fund (CPF) members will face lower costs when investing retirement funds under the CPF Investment Scheme (CPFIS) soon.

COMMENTARY

ONE of the recommendations from the CPF Advisory Panel in August 2016 was the dire need to review the CPF Investment Scheme (CPFIS). The scheme currently operates under a retail model.