Conditions on foreign loans to enterprises being tightenened
Banking & Finance

Conditions on foreign loans to enterprises being tightenened

A draft Circular on conditions for foreign loans to enterprises not guaranteed by the government, which the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) consulted on, will introduce regulations to prevent such loans pouring into securities and real estate. Enterprises will also not be permitted to borrow foreign capital for repaying short-term debts.
Banking & Finance

Two foreign ETFs to target 4 local stocks

Yuanta Securities has forecast that during the portfolio restructuring period in the second quarter, two foreign funds with a size of nearly $1 billion - the FTSE ETF (exchange-traded fund) and the V.N.M ETF - will strongly buy four stocks: FTS, SHB, NLG, and VCG.
Banking & Finance

Bond market needs new measures to develop

According to analysts, the weakest points of the individual corporate bond market in particular and the financial market in general are inspections and supervision. In order to develop a sustainable bond market, it is necessary to strengthen inspections and supervision as well as boost transparency, while supplementing legal regulations and investor protection mechanisms.