After 20 years of establishment and development, the Vietnamese stock market has overcome many ups and downs to get the current scale, which is a considerable achievement.
Despite a worldwide economy hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic, the banking sector has still enjoyed a good first half of the year and are on course to meet targets.
VOV.VN - National airline Bamboo Airways is expected to be listed on the Ho Chi Minh City Stock Exchange ahead in the fourth quarter of the year, with the firm aiming to double its number of domestic routes in addition to restarting its air routes to the United States by the end of 2021 or in early 2022.
Investors suffered losses with all 19 covered warrant codes that expired in April, data on the Ho Chi Minh City Stock Exchange (HoSE) showed.
A number of foreign-invested enterprises have been unlisting their shares in Vietnam due to alleged legal problems. Nguyen Hung Quang, managing director at NHQuang & Associates, delves into the reasons behind the issue and their responses in practice.
A series of best-performing stocks on the Vietnamese stock market are losing their steam due to poor business performances.
The Vietnamese stock market suffered during the week from July 29 to August 2 after having rallied for four consecutive weeks amid negative news from the international markets.
VOV.VN - Vietnam’s bond market became a magnet for capital inflows during the first half of 2019, while the stock market fell short of expectations.
Taiwanese investors are making their way into Vietnam’s stock arena, lured in by a fast-growing economy and a more mature financial market. However, some hurdles need to be removed to attract more capital.
Vietnam’s stock market has been evaluated as a bright spot in the region in terms of growth speed and foreign capital absorption for years, according to Chairman of the State Securities Commission (SSC) Tran Van Dung.
The VN-Index of the Hochiminh Stock Exchange is forecast to come under further downward pressure next week, according to Bao Viet Securities Company.
There are many securities products that are widely used in other countries but have not yet appeared on the Vietnamese stock market, said Phan Duc Hieu, deputy director of the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM).
The Ministry of Industry and Trade has announced that its Department of Finance and Enterprise Innovation will step up the restructuring and equitisation of State-owned enterprises (SOEs), together with listing them on the stock market.
The net value of foreign capital flowing into Vietnam's equity market in 2018 hit US$2.8 billion, according to State Securities Commission vice chairman Pham Hong Son.
The number of trading accounts rose by 260,000 to reach nearly 2.2 million as of the end of 2018, according to the Vietnam Securities Depository (VSD).
The Ministry of Finance has issued new securities-related service regulations for trading organisations and commercial banks doing business in Vietnam’s stock market.
The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) will carry out a project to help Vietnam improve the fairness and transparency of its stock market, according to a document on the November 5 meeting between the agency and the State Securities Commission of Vietnam (SSC) discussing the project.
A major awards ceremony has honoured companies with strong corporate governance and sustainability reports, in an effort to extend good reporting practices to the entire stock market and bring Vietnam closer to overseas capital inflows.
Investors are in a market where the risks are higher than in 2017. However, this doesn’t mean there are no investment opportunities.
A good macro-economy has supported domestic growth and foreign direct investment (FDI) continues strongly. It has been a very healthy start to 2018 with solid performance across all asset classes.