VPBank gets all clear to offer 1.3bln shares on Saigon market debut

The bank’s market capitalization is expected to reach $2.5 billion following the offering.

Vietnam launches derivatives market to boost liquidity

Vietnam's derivatives market is officially launched today, with stock futures contracts the first to begin trading.

13 Vietnamese banks named in world’s top 1,000

Chinese and American banks continued to dominate this year's list compiled by The Banker.
July 17, 2017 | 02:03 pm GMT+7

Fitch revises up Vietnam's credit rating

The credit rating agency's outlook has gone from stable to positive.
May 19, 2017 | 04:26 pm GMT+7

South Korea's Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance to buy 20 pct stake in Vietnam's Pjico

Parent company Petrolimex has also brokered a strategic partnership between the two firms.
May 08, 2017 | 03:23 pm GMT+7

Most banks in Vietnam expect profits up, bad debts stable this year

Bad debt in Q2 and in the whole of this year would stay unchanged or dip slightly from Q1.
April 03, 2017 | 02:34 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's top fuel distributor Petrolimex seeks domestic listing

The firm, 8 percent owned by Japan's JX Nippon Oil & Energy, is expected to debut in April.
March 14, 2017 | 10:20 am GMT+7

Vietnam takes stronger stance against banking reform evaders

Banking bigwigs are going to have to show how they got so rich in the first place.
January 26, 2017 | 09:43 am GMT+7

Vietnam stocks expected to hit 10-year high this year: experts

The government could rake in $7 billion from selling off state-owned companies.
January 23, 2017 | 02:57 pm GMT+7

Vietnam sets ambitious bond target of $11 billion for 2017

The government it looking more to the local debt market to finance its operations.
January 21, 2017 | 04:06 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese banks race to cash in on surging remittances before Lunar New Year

Many banks see remittances as an attractive business because they generate steady fees and require ...
January 12, 2017 | 02:39 pm GMT+7

Vietnam considers plan for gold trading floor to curb hoarding

Experts estimate that Vietnamese are keeping up to 500 tons of gold in personal savings, which ...
January 10, 2017 | 03:18 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's unlisted company market poised for growth with new wave of listings

The UPCoM has already outgrown the Hanoi Stock Exchange in terms of market capitalization.
January 05, 2017 | 06:54 am GMT+7

Vietnam to adopt int'l financial reporting standards by 2025

Financial statements prepared under the new standards will give investors better insight into how ...
December 26, 2016 | 02:39 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese dong weakens as dollar surges following Fed rate increase

The Trump effect has already started even though he's not in the Oval Office yet.
December 15, 2016 | 04:09 pm GMT+7