A total of VNĐ117 trillion (US$5.03 billion) worth of corporate bond notes were raised in the first eight months of 2019, according to SSI Securities Corporation’s research unit.
After two years of operation, smaller securities firms in terms of market capitalisation have beaten big players in derivatives brokerage market share.
Việt Nam’s benchmark VN-Index advanced for a second day on the back of realty, retail and consumer staple sectors as investors are looking towards prospects for the upcoming months.
Vietnamese shares tumbled on Tuesday as the market was running out of supportive news and investors were bracing for results of international meetings.
A quiet stock market in the first half of 2019 resulted in lower quarterly earnings for some large-cap securities companies, causing their shares to decline in the past two weeks.
Vietnamese shares made slight gains last week and the benchmark local index is expected to consolidate under the 1,000 point level before advancing, analysts said.