VN-Index nears 12-month high

Vietnam's benchmark VN-Index rose 1.78% to 1,245.44 points on September 12, highest since September 15 last year.
VN-Index nears 12-month high

The index closed 21.81 points higher after falling 17.85 points on September 11.

Trading on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (HoSE), on which the index is based, plunged 28% to 22.99 trillion VND (953.84 million USD).

The VN30 basket, comprising the 30 largest capped stocks, saw all tickers closed in the green.

The HNX-Index for stocks on the Hanoi Stock Exchange, home to mid and small caps, rose 1.99% while the UPCoM-Index for the Unlisted Public Companies Market gained 0.60%.