SWFs Singapore

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BinkaB
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SWFs Singapore

Post by BinkaB » Thu, 24 Nov 2011 10:37 pm

Hi,

Just wondering if anyone can give me an idea what the salaries are like for the SWFs in Singapore (GIC/Temasek). Are they above typical market rates of other investment institutions or asset managers in Singapore or the same? Do they typically include the whole accommodation, school fees, medical/dental cover type package?

I recently visited Singapore and loved it, and I am wondering whether it might be an option for the future as I am currently working at one of the large Middle Eastern SWFs. However, after my trip I realise Singapore is super expensive and if the salaries tend to be tight it is unlikely they will beat what I am on and I will just scrap the idea.

Any insight will be great.

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Re: SWFs Singapore

Post by ecureilx » Fri, 25 Nov 2011 7:09 am

BinkaB wrote:Hi,

Just wondering if anyone can give me an idea what the salaries are like for the SWFs in Singapore (GIC/Temasek). Are they above typical market rates of other investment institutions or asset managers in Singapore or the same? Do they typically include the whole accommodation, school fees, medical/dental cover type package?
SWF= Single White Female ? :D :D

Oh, Sovereign Wealth funds ah ..

Well, from the little bit of guys I know in investment banking, it all seems to be how much you can demand .. if you are into investment banking ..

oh, forget getting into Temasek / GIC .. they don't 'let you in' so fast ... of course, if you gonna get in, they must be after you. .. not the other way around .. from what I know ..

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Post by sundaymorningstaple » Fri, 25 Nov 2011 9:40 am

Can tell I'm not into the investing game. I thought the same thing....... :oops:
SOME PEOPLE TRY TO TURN BACK THEIR ODOMETERS. NOT ME. I WANT PEOPLE TO KNOW WHY I LOOK THIS WAY. I'VE TRAVELED A LONG WAY, AND SOME OF THE ROADS WEREN'T PAVED. ~ Will Rogers

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