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Bank stocks prop up VN-Index

Profit-taking pressure increased in the afternoon session on June 1, but growth of large-cap stocks continued to prop up the market.
Business

Vietnam issues rules for securities lending

The Vietnam Securities Depository (VSD) recently announced the list of securities to be used as collateral to implement securities lending regulations in its Decision No 111/QD-VSD.
Business

Hanoi prepares for exchange-traded fund launch

The Hanoi Stock Exchange has issued a new regulation to guide the management of certificate transactions of exchange-traded funds (ETFs), paving the way for ETFs to list fund certificates on the exchange.
Business

Stock market welcomes foreign investors

More than 600 foreign investors were granted stock transactional codes in the first ten months of this year, up nearly 40 percent over the 2012 figure, according to the Vietnam Securities Depository Centre.
Business

Foreign investors flock to Vietnamese stock market

Authorities have granted nearly 360 individual transaction codes for foreign investors in the January-October period, 2.5 times higher than that in the same period in 2012, the Vietnam Net online newspaper has reported, citing sources from the Vietnam Securities Depository Center.
Business

Exchanges, depository centre reorganised

The Ministry of Finance has issued Circular No 29/2010/TT-BTC, reorganising the nation’s two stock exchanges and the Vietnam Securities Depository Centre as single-member limited companies under the ownership of the State, with the ministry acting as the owner’s representative.
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Exchanges to collect listing fees

Stock exchanges and the Vietnam Securities Depository Centre will be able to charge new fees to member brokerages and listed firms under a new circular issued by the Ministry of Finance.