VOV.VN - Shares on the Ho Chi Minh City Stock Exchange are expected to rise this week as positive portfolio investor sentiment becomes bearish at the start of the New Lunar Year of the Rooster.
The 2016 list of stock billionaires showed big changes compared with the 2015 list. Many new faces are on the list, while Pham Nhat Vuong, who topped the 2015 list, fell to number two.
Vietnam is planning to merge the Hanoi Stock Exchange and HCM City Stock Exchange into the Vietnam Stock Exchange to improve transparency and attract more foreign investors.
More foreign investors have been investing via capital contributions and stock purchases in Vietnam over the last year, the Foreign Investment Agency has said.
Stock investment funds would enter an opportunity of growth thanks to the on-going economic recovery and foreign capital inflows this year, said Tran Thanh Tan, Vice Chairman and CEO of the Vienam Investment Fund (VFM).
The Government has issued Decree No. 135/2015/NĐ-CP stipulating indirect overseas investment.
Cam Ranh Port Company Limited will auction over six million shares in its initial public offering (IPO) on the Hanoi Stock Exchange on March 16, according to its website.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has approved a project to develop a State-controlled centralised derivatives market, which will begin operating in 2016 and follow international technical standards.
(VOV) - The Vietnam Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Industry and Trade (VietinBank) and Japan’s Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ (BTMU) signed their strategic investment and comprehensive cooperation contracts in Hanoi on December 27.
Banks wanting to list shares on the nation's stock exchange will be required to satisfy tighter requirements on bank management, under a Circular issued by the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV).
M&A (merger and acquisition) activities in Vietnam are forecast to continue rising this year, particularly in the partnership with Japan, told a seminar on M&A partnerships in Hanoi on March 6.