More legal foundation created for repo market Business

More legal foundation created for repo market

The Master Agreement for Repo Transactions was introduced at the annual meeting of the Vietnam Bond Market Association (VBMA) held in Hanoi on March 12, with 17 members of the association signing an MoU on the use of the master agreement.
Techcombank posts huge jump in profit Business

Techcombank posts huge jump in profit

The Vietnam Technological and Commercial Joint Stock Bank (Techcombank) posted pre-tax profit of more than 10.66 trillion VND (458.38 million USD) in 2018, up 31 percent year-on-year and surpassing its target by 6.61 percent.
JICA helps Vietnam improve stock market’s fairness, transparency Business

JICA helps Vietnam improve stock market’s fairness, transparency

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) will carry out a project to help Vietnam improve the fairness and transparency of its stock market, according to a document on the November 5 meeting between the agency and the State Securities Commission of Vietnam (SSC) discussing the project.
HOSE liquidity up 74 percent in 2017 Business

HOSE liquidity up 74 percent in 2017

Liquidity at the Ho Chi Minh City Stock Exchange has risen, with more than 192 million shares worth 4.2 trillion VND (186.7 million USD) being traded daily in 2017, up 49 percent in volume and 74 percent in value year-on-year.
IPOs needed to improve market Business

IPOs needed to improve market

The Government needs to enlarge the scale of the market and lure more State-owned enterprises to list shares through speeding up their equitisation, according to Luu Trung Thai, Vice Chairman of Military Bank.