Although stocks on the unlisted public company market (UPCoM) contain many risks, surprisingly, the number of companies increasing was not less than those of two trading floors HOSE and HNX. Whether the fact that many large-cap stocks still stayed on the UPCoM attracted foreign investors or a wide trading range helped the UPCoM to bring higher profits?
According to statistics by securities companies, along with strongly increased market liquidity, trading on Vietnam’s stock market was fairly vibrant with foreign investors unexpectedly net bought for more than VND5.7 trillion (US$243.54 million) in the past week.
The Ho Chi Minh City Stock Exchange (HOSE) recently announced that it has allowed listing of more than 1.4 billion shares of the national-flag carrier Vietnam Airlines (HVN) at VND10,000 per share (US$0.43).
Saigon Ground Services JSC (under code: SGN) will list on the Ho Chi Minh City Stock Exchange (HOSE) 24 million shares for the first time starting on August 1st at a reference price of VND 140,000 per share.