… deep in our hearts, we all want to find and fulfill a purpose bigger than ourselves.
– Os Guiness
Providend LimitedProvidend is a registered public limited company with the Accounting & Corporate Regulatory Authority (ACRA). It is licensed by the Monetary Authority of Singapore under the Financial Advisers Act 2001 (the “Act”) to provide financial advice in areas of risk management, tax planning, estate planning and investment and asset management.Providend holds an Exempt Fund Manager status and is the first and sole “fee-only” independent financial adviser and investment manager in Singapore. The Providend difference of being compensated by fees only and returning all commissions to clients represents our passionate belief in providing the most honest and independent advice to clients.Being well recognized for their independence and competence, Providend has often been approached to contribute to the media such as Channel NewsAsia, The Business Times, The Straits Times, The Edge financial magazine and many others to raise the standard of financial literacy and awareness. In addition, Providend has spoken to hundreds of entities, educating them on personal financial issues. Providend continues to strive to be the light of the wealth management industry, raising controversial issues and highlight practices that are against consumers’ interests.Besides drawing positive responses from the public, the government and various private institutions have trusted their expertise by appointing Providend as their External Consultant as well as their Investment Manager. Providend was awarded 1st Prize for the Best Financial Adviser Award in 2005 by the Asia Financial Planning Journal (represented by CEO Mr. Christopher Tan). This award was given in recognition of their excellence in professional advisory service and is a testament to their competence in giving all clients the most honest and independent advice. The Providend brand was also recognized with the Singapore Prestige Brand Award for Promising Brand by the Association of Small and Medium Enterprises and LianHe ZaoBao in 2008.
Emergenetics InternationalEmergenetics International – Asia Pacific (EGI-A) is the Asia Pacific Headquarters of Emergenetics International, an organisational development consulting company dedicated to realising the potential of people in organisations, the community and at home. Based in Singapore, EGI-A leverages on research-based science of thinking and behavioural preferences to enhance people and organisational development and has more than 400 Emergenetics-certified Associates from 22 cities in 15 countries throughout the Asia-Pacific region.
The CORE of its business is to apply Emergenetics to hiring/selection, development, management and performance evaluation of individuals and teams, so as to enhance collaboration, communication, trust, motivational levels, and job satisfaction, leading to personal and organisational success.
Simply WillsWriting a will is an important and yet neglected part of financial planning. Some of us are probably not aware of the adverse consequences of not having a valid Will when we pass on whereas the rest of us are simply procrastinating.
We started our company in October 2006 at 32 Wallich Street with less than 10 Will Planners. The company has grown rapidly since. We have a team of more than 180 trained Will Planners by June 2011 helping to reach out to the members of public.
OUR CORE BUSINESS
We help our clients to draft their Wills,provide Safe Keeping and probate application service toensure that the Wills written will be available when theyare needed most and helping the family members to apply for court order to administer the estate.
OUR VISION AND MISSION
Our Vision is to be the preferred Will writing company in Singapore by educating members of public the importance of having a valid Will and to provide them with quality and affordable Will Writing, Safe Keeping and Probate Application service.