Optimism drives stock market gains
(Sep 01, 2014)
The stock market continued to gain strongly last week. On the Ha Noi
Stock Exchange, the HNX-Index jumped 4.4 per cent compared with the
previous Friday's close to 87.04 points.
Vietcombank Securities Company (VCBS) and KLF Joint Venture Investment
International JSC (KLF) on Thursday signed an underwriting agreement
that will help KLF sell 74 million shares to the public.
The number of companies filing to list shares on the stock exchange
would rise significantly next year, deputy general director of the HCM
Stock Exchange Tran Thi Anh Dao said.
Contrary to the usual practice, the domestic stock market continued to increase before the upcoming four-day holiday.
Asian stocks ended mixed on the last trading day of the week even as Viet Nam shares continued on August 29's upmarket trend
Share market prices fell across most of Asia Thursday, but Viet Nam's
major stock indices bucked this trend by posting moderate gains.
Shares reversed their losses on the HCM City Stock Exchange, with the VN-Index adding 0.64 per cent to close at 632.81 points.
Asian markets, including the two bourses in Viet Nam, ended mixed on Wednesday.
The total value of State treasury bill transactions have reached
nearly VND21 trillion (US$1 billion), the Ha Noi Stock Exchange has
Shares continued to rise during this morning's trading session.
The Vietnamese share market yesterday bucked the declining trend of other major Asian markets to end higher