Some 418 billion VND (18.5 million USD) was raised through six auctions of shares held by state-owned enterprises on the Hanoi Stock Exchange (HNX) in November (Photo: HNX)

Hanoi (VNA) – Some 418 billion VND (18.5 million USD) was raised through six auctions of shares held by state-owned enterprises on the Hanoi Stock Exchange (HNX) in November.

The auctions include two initial public offering (IPO) sessions of 532 One Member Limited Company and 145 One Member Limited Company, and four capital divestment of Hanoi Real Estate Investment Joint Stock Company, Cement Finance Joint Stock Company, Sai Gon Bank for Industry and Trade (Saigonbank), and the Petroleum Vietnam (PV) SSG Real Estate Joint Stock Company.

More than 27.9 million shares were put up for sale in the month, up 143 percent from October, while investors registered to buy some 66.8 million shares, 2.4 times higher than the volume offered.

Shares in the four auctions for capital divestment were sold out.-VNA