Hi Melvin, it depends on your investment objectives really.
If you are looking for income, the STI ETF has a historical distribution yield of 4% (source: https://www.ssga.com/sg/en/individual/etfs/fund...), which is impressive amid the low interest rate environment.
The STI is not that bad after all and I feel investors are seriously overlooking it. I penned my thoughts here: https://blog.seedly.sg/investors-overlooking-st...
However, if you feel there's better growth with a US index (or other indices) and you don't need the income for now, going the robo path might be better.
Given that you just started investing, I highly recommend you going with Robo-advisors with a global...
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