WILL THE VIETNAM STOCK MARKET CRASH AGAIN?

It is around 20 months now since the Vietnam stock market bottomed out in late March of 2020 after the covid-19 “crash”. I used the word crash loosely as the Vietnam market actually fell less than many developed markets at the time. We are talking circa 30% in a couple of months, although the market … Continue reading WILL THE VIETNAM STOCK MARKET CRASH AGAIN?

VIETNAM STOCK MARKET HISTORY

With differing opinions about whether the Vietnam stock market should be given frontier or emerging market status, I thought it would be useful to see how it has evolved over its history. The Vietnam stock market has come a long way since its establishment more than 20 years ago, so let’s take a look at … Continue reading VIETNAM STOCK MARKET HISTORY

HOW CAN FOREIGNERS INVEST IN THE VIETNAM STOCK MARKET? – A GUIDE TO ALL OPTIONS

Articles that focus on whether foreigners can invest in the Vietnam stock market often focus on direct ownership of the shares. I shall focus on this aspect to the question towards the end of this blog post, but it is worth noting some other important points. That foreigners can get exposure to the Vietnam stock … Continue reading HOW CAN FOREIGNERS INVEST IN THE VIETNAM STOCK MARKET? – A GUIDE TO ALL OPTIONS

WHAT ARE THE BEST VIETNAM FUNDS TO INVEST IN? (OPEN ENDED) PT 2

This is a follow up to part 1 of my last blog post, where I had a brief look at some of the choices available when it comes to choosing the best Vietnam funds to invest in (open end structure). The five funds I explore here are generally smaller funds management operations compared with a … Continue reading WHAT ARE THE BEST VIETNAM FUNDS TO INVEST IN? (OPEN ENDED) PT 2

BEST VIETNAM CLOSED END FUNDS (CEFs) ON THE STOCK MARKET?

ETFs might first enter the minds of investors when looking to investing in foreign markets, but Closed End Funds (CEFs) shouldn’t be forgotten as an option, even for investing in the Vietnam stock market. Some may even be surprised to learn you can effectively buy $1 worth of investment assets for circa 85 cents. In … Continue reading BEST VIETNAM CLOSED END FUNDS (CEFs) ON THE STOCK MARKET?