Initial margin ratio raised to reduce derivatives risks Business

Initial margin ratio raised to reduce derivatives risks

The Vietnam Securities Depository (VSD) will apply a new minimum initial margin ratio of 13 percent from July 18 instead of the previous 10 percent for VN30 Index futures to avoid violations and ensure the security of the derivatives market.
Vietnam listed among RoK’s top five importers Business

Vietnam listed among RoK’s top five importers

The Institute for International Trade under the Korea International Trade Association (KITA) listed Vietnam as one of the top five importers of the Republic of Korea (RoK) in 2017 in its report released on June 20.
Forbes Vietnam announces top 50 firms Business

Forbes Vietnam announces top 50 firms

Forbes Vietnam has announced Vietnam’s 50 top listed companies for 2018, which account for 70.8 percent of total market capitalisation on the HCM and Hanoi stock exchanges.
Exports flourish in Q1 Videos

Exports flourish in Q1

Vietnam's mport-export turnover in quarter one exceeded 54 billion USD. The General Statistics Office said the number is 22% higher than that of the same period last year,
VN-Index forecast to continue struggling Business

VN-Index forecast to continue struggling

Vietnam’s benchmark VN-Index is forecast to struggle due to uncertain market sentiment this week, with eyes on the two exchange-traded funds (ETFs) set to finish reviewing their portfolios on March 16.
Shares decline after a four-day rise Business

Shares decline after a four-day rise

Vietnamese shares declined on March 1 after rising for four consecutive sessions, due to large-cap stocks underperforming as investors sold in pursuit of short-term profits.
Three SOEs to hold March IPOs Business

Three SOEs to hold March IPOs

SOEs will make initial public offerings (IPOs) in March, floating 2.5 trillion VND (110 million USD) worth of stakes in the market in the second wave of SOEs IPOs in 2018.
Stocks set to break all-time record Business

Stocks set to break all-time record

Vietnamese stocks are expected to rise further with the benchmark VN-Index forecast to surpass its all-time peak of 1,170 in 2007 on rising investor confidence in the market outlook, analysts said.
Thai baht predicted to rise further in next months World

Thai baht predicted to rise further in next months

Kasikornbank (KBank), the fourth largest lender by assets of Thailand, predicted the baht will continue to appreciate against the US dollar in the next few months, following brisk gains in January.
Bargain hunters rescue Vietnam’s stocks Business

Bargain hunters rescue Vietnam’s stocks

Vietnamese shares recouped part of the week’s losses on February 9 as the current massive sell-off across the stock market triggered investors to scoop up stocks at bargain prices.
Shares rebound as investors bargain-hunt Business

Shares rebound as investors bargain-hunt

Vietnamese shares posted a strong comeback on February 7 as investors were calmed by market regulators and bottom-fishing was triggered for worst-hit companies during the previous two-day collapse. ​
Vietnam stocks expected to correct this week Business

Vietnam stocks expected to correct this week

Vietnam’s benchmark VN Index has extended its growth for a fourth straight week, though recent market trading conditions suggest the benchmark index could struggle with rising selling pressures this week.