Blog Entries and Commentaries

China’s coming crisis … notes from my speech at AmCham

I will be giving an early morning speech to the Financial Services Group at the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Singapore on Tuesday 18 October, 2011
The following is the outline of what I am going to be saying (to … Continue reading…

Choose your leaders wisely – A preamble

When I first started writing a blog in 2006, it was the beginning of a journey in discovering how my internal and natural thought processes were evolving, by seeing which areas I was going to naturally spend more time writing … Continue reading…

…and helplessness in Singapore

My blog entry on “the rich and powerless of Sentosa cove” last week received almost universal condemnation, by rich and poor alike. Unfortunately, many casual blog readers could not wait to plough through nearly 5000 words before making up their … Continue reading…

The rich and powerless of Sentosa Cove …

Tell anyone who knows about property matters that you live in Sentosa Cove in Singapore, and you will most certainly attract admiration. It is in a beautiful corner of the famous resort island off the Singapore mainland. The small and … Continue reading…

oh, dear Sir Howard Davies, regulator emeritus

Sir Howard Davies’ decision to resign from his most recent position as director at the London School of Economics gives us an opportunity to reflect on his role as the founding executive chairman of the Financial Services Authority (FSA) in … Continue reading…

On Egypt and the Arab Middle East

One of my goals last year was to expand my own understanding of the different countries in the Arab Middle East. I had been travelling to Dubai and Abu Dhabi in the UAE for a few years already. But despite … Continue reading…


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