Real estate firms were the major corporate bond issuers in the market in January, according to updates of SSI Securities Corporation.
The Hà Nội Securities Exchange (HNX) announced it helped sell VNĐ9.526 trillion (US$409.5 million) of G-bonds in 12 bidding sessions in January.
Securities firms are shaking up their leadership ranks at the beginning of the year as they want to lift performance amid fiercer market competition.
The Ministry of Finance will tighten regulations over corporate bond issuance because of an overheating market to protect investors and prevent risks which might arise from the abuse of this capital raising channel.
Government bond yields hit a record low in December 2019, with the interest rates of Treasury bonds of all terms seeing decreases by between 0.03 and 0.37 percentage points compared to November.