Companies offer bonds to individuals
(Oct 25, 2014)
Corporate bonds, inherently meant for organisational investors, are
being offered to individual investors as companies wish to raise
About 87 per cent, or 179, of the 206 companies that have issued
financial reports at the stock exchange here have announced profits.
Shares at the Vietnamese stock markets continued to fall during the last session of the week amid lower liquidity.
With the exception of the Japanese market, the major Asian indexes closed down on October 24
FPT Group's revenue in the first nine months reached VND24 trillion
(US$1.14 billion), an increase of 21 per cent compared to the same
period last year and over 8 per cent of the group's annual target,
according to the group.
Xiang Qing Song, chairman of China's Zhejiang 001 Group Co Ltd, bought
another 196,700 shares of Vietnam Investment Securities Co (IVS)
Vietnam Italy Steel Co (VIS) reported that net sales in the third
quarter topped VND897 billion (US$42.5 million), a rise of 36 per cent
year-on-year, while net profit was nearly VND4 billion ($190,000).
Binh Minh Plastic Co (BMP) plans to spend VND45.4 billion (US$2.15) to
pay shareholders 10 per cent cash dividends in the first phase of this
year, which is expected in December.
July-September brokerage fees at VNDirect Securities Co (VND) soared
254 per cent on the year to nearly VND50 billion (US$2.37 million), the
While the major Asian indexes fell, the Straits Times Index closed up 33.76 points to end the day at 3,236.50 in Singapore
Saigon Securities Inc (SSI) officially launched its exchange-traded fund
(ETF) at the Ha Noi Stock Exchange in the city on October 23