Newly-opened securities accounts set historic record in March
According to the Vietnam Securities Depository (VSD), domestic individual investors set a new record with newly-opened securities accounts hitting 113,191 in March, a double increase over the same period of February.
Accordingly, March marked the first month with newly-opened securities accounts topping 100,000 ones.
The number of domestic investors’ new accounts re-increased after two months in a row decreasing with 149 new securities accounts.
In February, there were only 68 new securities accounts.
The National Center for Hydro-meteorology Forecasting yesterday delivered a warning about a super typhoon named Surigae forming east of the Philippines. Classified at level 17, this intense typhoon is dangerous and might directly affect the East Sea when changing its direction.
The fact that savings interest rates are at the lowest level in history has made the cash flow shift to other investment channels, including real estate. This is also one of the reasons that cause land fever in many provinces across the country.
Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong yesterday hosted a summary conference for the forestry sector in 2020, setting the target of US$14 billion export turnover from wood and forest products in 2021.