The State Securities Commission of Vietnam has allowed the Ho Chi Minh City Stock Exchange to extend afternoon trading hours by 45 minutes, until 3pm, from July 22.
As for stocks and fund certificates, the ATO session will last 15 minutes from 9am to 9.15am and the 15 minutes of ATC session will be from 2.30pm to 2.45pm.
Continuous order matching session will take place from 9.15am to 11.30am and then reopen from 1pm to 2.30pm.
Put-through deals will be allowed from 9am to 11.30am and from 1pm to 3pm.
As for debentures, put-through deals will occur from 9am to 11.30am, and 1pm to 3pm.