Stock Market: Very First Expo Of YSX Held In Yangon

10 September 2017

Yangon Stock Exchange organized its very first Expo in Yangon on Sunday.

The expo aims to explore the benefits of stockholders to the public and promote investment among the listed companies. 

Myanmar launched its Stock Exchange in December 2015 and currently, the four listed companies; FMI, MTSH, MCB and FPB are running stock trading through six security companies.

Commissioner, Securities Exchange Commission of Myanmar, Htay Chun said “We aim for increasing in both sides, the listed companies and trading companies also. A year and half is very short period for the stock exchange so we have a lot of challenges and opportunities but we must keep going in cooperation with the support of the government and the international companies.”

The investors will realize how to make investment at the Yangon Stock exchange through the expo.

Trading has been engaged two times a day at 11 am and 1 pm daily. As of September 8th, over 13,000 shares with the total value of 186 million kyats have been traded by four listed companies.