Stock market in May: more challenges await

Stock market in May: more challenges await

The Vietnam’s stock market started May with several negative signals, prompting investors to concern that the phenomenon ‘sell in May and go away’ will recur.
VN-Index drops after two green days

VN-Index drops after two green days

The Vietnam’s benchmark VN-Index dropped after two-day recovery. The measure of 344 stocks on the Ho Chi Minh City Stock Exchange slid 2.2 points, or 0.25 percent, to close at 887.44 points. Foreign investors also contributed to the VN-Index’s loss when continuing to net sell more than 5.7 million shares, worth VND115.6 billion.

VN-Index approaches 890 points

VN-Index approaches 890 points

The VN-Index on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (HOSE) continued the upward trend on January 7 when it gained nearly 9 points to move closer to the 890 point mark.
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HOSE announces top 10 securities firms

The Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (HOSE) on January 5 announced the top 10 securities companies with the largest brokerage share and fund certificates in the fourth quarter of 2018.
SeABank to issue 144 million shares

SeABank to issue 144 million shares

The Southeast Asia Joint Stock Commercial Bank (SeABank) has just announced its plan to issue nearly 144.3 million shares.
An Quy Hung Co. buys Vinaconex's shares successfully

An Quy Hung Co. buys Vinaconex's shares successfully

The State Capital Investment Corporation (SCIC) yesterday announced it collected VND 7,4 trillion after auctioning 254,9 million shares of Vietnam Construction and Import-Export Joint Stock Corporation (Vinaconex) on November 22.
At the launching ceremony

Vietnam Agritrade launched

Agrinews in coordination with Can Tho Youth Union, Farmers Association and Can Tho City Department of Agriculture & Rural Development have just co-launched Vietnam AgriTrade at www.agritrade.vn.
Shares rise at start of new week

Shares rise at start of new week

Shares advanced across the two national stock exchanges on Monday, propped up by the growth of major industries. However, net selling by foreign investors may pose a risk to a longer uptrend.
VIX plans to issue 20 million shares

VIX plans to issue 20 million shares

IB Securities JSC (code: VIX) announced it plans to issue 20 million shares at a cost of VND 10,000 per share in the 4th quarter of 2018.
Pre-tax profits of listed banks are forecast to rise by 45.2 per cent in 2018 (File Photo)

Tightened monetary policy forecast for Q4 2018

The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) will likely continue its tightened monetary policy in the remaining months of the year after its decision to strictly control lending to high risk sectors in the third quarter didn’t adversely affect the country’s economic growth, according to experts.