Thai stocks up 5% after election results

Thai stocks on Monday skyrocketed, rising 4.7% with a trading turnover of Bt63,110 million after the opposition Pheu Thai Party won Sunday’s election by a clear majority.

Thailand’s SEC fines on two price manipulation

The Settlement Committee of the Securities and Exchange of Thailand has imposed fines on two price manipulation cases involving the shares of ASCON and KC

Corporate governance in Thai market challenged

Corporate governance in the Thai capital market is in the spotlight again amid reports linking the chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission to an alleged hostile takeover attempt by a group of investors in the country’s largest dry bulk shipper.

Capital markets in Asia to enjoy faster expansion

Capital markets in Asia are set to rise in prominence as the global financial crisis of 2008-09 has turned future world economic development into a tale of two halves.

Japanese capital in Thailand remains stable

Stock Exchange of Thailand SET President Charamporn Jotikasthira on Tuesday said he…

Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) to launch 16 single stock futures

Thai bourse to launch 16 single stock futures on March 21 The 16 new single stock futures will be based on stocks from the SET50 Index, which is composed of the 50 largest securities, listed on The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) and will come from 9 sectors.

Thai economy to stay clear from crisis in 2011

The Thai economy is likely to grow 3-5 per cent next year given the continued economic growth in November and the fourth quarter of this year, according to the Bank of Thailand (BoT).

Stock Exchange of Thailand chief advises caution in investing

Stock Exchange of Thailand SET president Charamporn Jotikasthira on Monday warned investors to invest in the market with caution, saying there are bubbles in the trading of some stocks.