With great power comes great responsibility
by Eduardo Franciso - May 18, 2022 - 12:00am
Prior to the elections, many business organizations, as well as foreign chambers, provided their views and suggestions on the priorities the new administration should have.
Breaking the bias on women investors
by Ma. Aurora Geotina-Garcia - March 31, 2022 - 12:00am
In celebration of Women’s Month this March, it is timely that we talk about female investors and their investment behaviors.
Investing in our shared future
by Ma. Aurora Geotina-Garcia - March 3, 2022 - 12:00am
Most, if not all of us, have made investments at some point in our lives. In simple terms, investing means putting your money in an asset with the intention of allowing this money to grow. This can also mean putting...
Moving towards stakeholder centricity and inclusive capitalism
by Ma. Aurora Geotina-Garcia - November 2, 2021 - 12:00am
Building Better Businesses: Shifting the Focus from Shareholders to Stakeholders was the second installment of the SharePHIL 2021 Summit Series on reshaping the economy through inclusive businesses.
Inclusive capitalism, recovery
by Ma. Aurora Geotina-Garcia - September 15, 2021 - 12:00am
In March 2021, in an article entitled “Bridging Capitalism and Inclusion,” I wrote about the emergence of this philosophy upon which the Coalition for Inclusive Capitalism was formed.
Promoting inclusivity through e-commerce, cashless payments, and digital banking
by Marivic EspaƱo - May 12, 2021 - 12:00am
They say that the biggest challenge for the wide adoption of technology is for the uninitiated to try them. Clearly, this barrier has been brought down significantly by the pandemic.
Bridging the divide in a digital world
by Ma. Aurora Geotina-Garcia - April 24, 2021 - 12:00am
Disparity, inequality, imbalance, differences – these are words that have been used to describe the wide gap or the “digital divide” between those who have easy access and those who do not have...
Bridging capitalism and inclusion
by Ma. Aurora Geotina-Garcia - March 24, 2021 - 12:00am
The Oxford English Dictionary defines capitalism as “an economic and political system in which a country’s trade and industry are controlled by private owners for profit, rather than by the state.&r...
Values vs valuations
by Boots Garcia - January 14, 2021 - 12:00am
“We invest in values and not valuations.” – This was my key takeaway from Jillian “Jill” Manus, managing partner of Structured Capital, a Silicon Valley early-stage venture capital ...
Conserve, save, invest
by Pacita U. Juan - December 9, 2020 - 12:00am
One is lucky to have some savings stashed away at this time when everything seems so uncertain, more than ever before.
From legislation to execution
by Boots Geotina-Garcia - October 28, 2020 - 12:00am
SharePHIL’s online summit From Vision to Reality: The Road to Economic Recovery was held last Oct. 21, headlined by Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto who delivered the keynote address followed by a panel...
What will it take for the economy to recover?
by Ma. Aurora Geotina-Garcia - October 21, 2020 - 12:00am
The second panel member, former BSP deputy governor Diwa Guinigundo agreed that at the beginning of the pandemic, the country was in a position of strength, with strong macroeconomic fundamentals, and an efficient...
What will it take for the economy to recover?
by Ma. Aurora Geotina-Garcia - October 14, 2020 - 12:00am
Economic recovery: Yes, there is light at the end of the tunnel.
Catalyzing growth: SharePHIL champions investing in the new normal
September 30, 2020 - 12:00am
The Shareholders’ Association of the Philippines (SharePHIL) held its annual general membership meeting last Sept. 18. SharePHIL is a non-stock, non-profit organization that advocates for investor education...
Can declared dividends be suspended or cancelled?
by Rosario Bernaldo - July 8, 2020 - 12:00am
One of the reasons to invest in stocks is for the potential dividend income, especially if the investor intends to hold onto shares for the long-term.
The significance of Labor Day
by Mercedes B. Suleik - April 29, 2020 - 12:00am
The first of May is significant for two reasons: it is both a secular and a religious holiday.
The market and social responsibility
by Mercedes B. Suleik - April 8, 2020 - 12:00am
It is time for us to consider the ramifications of looking at economic recovery, growth, and development not just from the context of technological progress and the workings of the free market, but also from the...
Getting more millennials to invest in equities
by Benito Teehankee - March 18, 2020 - 12:00am
The Philippine Stock Exchange Index is down 25 percent since January.
Timing vs time in the market
by Marvin Fausto - February 26, 2020 - 12:00am
As of this writing, the PSEi ended at 7,322 or down 6.3 percent for the year.
The SharePHIL annual shareholders’ meeting observation study
by Alfredo Parungao - November 20, 2019 - 12:00am
In pursuit of SharePHIL’s mission to promote domestic capital market development through advocacy, education, and enlightenment of shareholders, the organization created the Shareholder Relations and Representation...
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