A Byte of my 2.2-lb Brain

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Typhoon Yolanda and the PSEi

What can be expected in the aftermath of Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan)? According to online references, the deadliest typhoon in the Philippines happened in 1991 and it’s called Typhoon Uring [1-2]. … Continue reading

November 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Of bears, bulls, and brokers

It had been awhile since I made any transaction on my trading account; but last two trading days ago, I started buying again. I am not sure if that was … Continue reading

June 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

iGrade and the PSEi

Fitch Ratings on Thursday finally raised its assessment of the Philippines from a BB+ to a BBB- with a positive stable outlook. This is the upgrade we have all been … Continue reading

March 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

The year that was

Happy New Year, everyone!   On December 28, 2012, our index gained 17.84 points, closing at 5,812.73. The year 2012 had been such a good year for our market, finishing … Continue reading

January 1, 2013 · 5 Comments

Leveling Up

In Mr. Hans Sicat’s presentation last March 15 at the Bloomberg LP, he mentioned that the PSE’s strategic agenda can be summed up in two words: LEVEL UP, i.e., List … Continue reading

March 20, 2012 · Leave a comment