Vietnam bond market looks to future Business

Vietnam bond market looks to future

Deputy Minister of Finance Tran Van Hieu has urged measures to boost the bond market at the third general assembly of the Vietnam Bond Market Association.
SSC focuses on bond market Business

SSC focuses on bond market

The State Securities Commission of Vietnam (SSC) was actively implementing the corporate bond scheme to make the local corporate bond market work next year.

Credit rating agencies to be launched

Domestic credit rating agencies (CRA) will be established in the country for the first time, marking a new stage in the development of the domestic finance market.

Corporate bond market seen improving this year

Local enterprises raised around 450 billion VND from their bond issues via private placements in the first quarter of 2014, lower than the quarterly average of last year, but experts forecast the market could improve later this year, according to the Saigon Times Daily.

Vietnam’s bond market reaches highest level in East Asia

The scale of the bond market in Vietnam reached nearly 25 billion USD in the third quarter of 2013. Despite representing a national drop, it still obtained the highest growth among emerging markets in East Asia compared with the same period last year, according to the Asian Development Bank (ADB).

Vietnam’s government bond market sharply grows

Vietnam registered the most rapid year-on-year growth in the government bond market, posting a 64.6 percent expansion to 29 billion USD, fueled by heavy issuance of treasury, central bank, and state-owned enterprise bonds.

Shares surge after long holiday

Shares surged on both of the nation's stock exchanges on Jan. 30, the first day of trading following the long Tet (lunar new year) holiday, as Minister of Finance Vuong Dinh Hue dropped in on the floor of the Hanoi Stock Exchange.