Date

Venue

Friday, 4th November 2016

Exchange Tower Building, Hochiminh Stock Exchange
16 Vo Van Kiet Street, District 1, HCMC, Vietnam

* This is invitation-only event

Conference Program

  • 13:30 – 14:00 (30’)

    Registration and networking

  • 14:05 – 14:10 (5’)

    Opening Speech by Mr. Tran Van Dzung, Chairman of BOD, Hochiminh Stock Exchange (HOSE)

  • 14:10 – 14:15 (5’)

    Remarks by Ms. Nguyen Thị Lien Hoa, Vice Chairwoman of the State Securities Commission of Vietnam (SSC)

  • 14:15 – 14:20 (5’)

    Remarks by Mr. Dang Huy Dong, Deputy Minister of Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI)

  • 14:20 – 14:40 (20’)

    Presentation 1: “The Status of Vietnam Stock Market on the way from Frontier to Emerging Markets” – by Ms. Tran Anh Dao, Executive Vice President, HOSE

  • 14:40 – 15:00 (20’)

    Presentation 2: “Key Findings from the Review of Foreign Ownership Limits for HOSE Listed Companies and Investor Survey on Progress Toward the Emerging Markets and Market Sentiment”– by Mr. Nguyen Quang Thuan, CEO, StoxPlus.

  • 15:00 – 15:45 (45’)

    Panel Discussion 1 and Q&A with the main topic “How do we encourage the implementation of FOL loosening by Vietnamese public companies?”

    • Exchange views on Foreign Ownership Limit issues
    • Dialogue between
      • Mr. Dang Xuan Quang, Deputy General Director of Foreign Investment Authority, Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI)
      • Ms. Ta Thanh Binh, Director of Securities Market Development Department, State Securities Commission of Vietnam (SSC)
      • Ms. Tran Anh Dao, Executive Vice President, HOSE
      • Mr. Johan Nyvene, CEO, Ho Chi Minh City Securities Corporation (HSC)
      • Mr. Jun Nitta, Principal, IFC Asset Management, LLC
    • Moderator: Mr. Dang The Duc, Managing Partner, Indochine Counsel
    • Q&A
  • 15:45 – 16:00 (15’)

    Tea break

  • 16:00 – 16:20 (20)

    Presentation 3: “Views from MSCI about Vietnam Stock market toward Emerging Markets”– by Ms. Sylviane Carot, Vice President of Index Client Coverage, APAC, MSCI Inc.

  • 16:20 – 16:40 (20’)

    Presentation 4: “Pakistan as an Emerging Market – A Case Study and Lessons Learnt”– by Mr. Sani-e-Mehmood Khan, General Manager of the Pakistan Stock Exchange

  • 16:40 – 17:25 (45’)

    Panel Discussion 2 and Q&A with the topic: “Speeding up the progress and actions plan to upgrade Vietnam Stock Market as the Emerging Markets standards”

    • Exchange views on foreign investor’s perspectives about the works being undertaken toward Emerging Market classification and investment sentiments
    • Dialogue between
      • Ms. Tran Anh Dao, Executive Vice President, HOSE
      • Ms. Pham Minh Huong, Chairwoman of VNDIRECT Securities Corporation
      • Mr. Rick Chau, Executive Director, Coverage Asia, MSCI Inc.
      • Ms. Hoang Thi Hoa, Associate Director, Dragon Capital
      • Mr. Sani-e-Mehmood Khan, General Manager of the Pakistan Stock Exchange
    • Moderator: Mr. Nguyen Huu Hieu, DCEO, StoxPlus
    • Q&A
  • 17:25 - 17:30 (5’)

    Summarizing and Closing remarks