Techcombank launches Vietnam’s biggest IPO, targets to raise $922m


Techcombank’s IPO will be bigger than Warburg Pincus-backed Vincom Retail’s IPO last year, which raised about $700 million.

Vietnamese fintech space to continue to attract investor interest: EY report

The tremendous scope for growth in fintech and retail banking sector in Vietnam is primarily driven by the demographics.

Singapore’s GIC in talks to be lead anchor investor in Techcombank’s $900m IPO

The wealth fund is in talks to buy less than $100 million of stock in the offering.

Real estate M&A in Vietnam hits $200m in the first quarter: JLL

Vietnam is likely to see a record year for real estate M&A deals this year, according to JLL estimates.

State to transfer right to buy 57.9m shares in Vietnam Airlines

The State currently owns 86.2% stake in the airline and it is offering for sale 57.9 million shares to existing shareholders.

Vietnam urges greater scrutiny of cryptocurrency deals amid alleged scam

In a directive, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc told the State Bank of Vietnam, the Ministry of Public Securities and other bodies to tighten the “management of activities related to bitcoin and other cryptocurrency”.

Vynn Capital bullish on early stage bets as growth funding matures in SE Asia

“This is the best time to invest in early-stage companies because the funding environment is far more established,” says Victor Chua, Vynn Capital

Sterling and Wilson plans 300 MW solar projects in Vietnam

Sterling and Wilson said it is in advanced discussions with local developers for the projects that entail a total investment of $250 million.

Vietnam’s antitrust regulator tells Grab to prove Uber deal will not create monopoly

Grab claimed that the combined market share of Grab and Uber in Vietnam is lower than 30 per cent.

Vietnam’s realty major Vingroup forays into pharma sector

It launched a $96.8-million entity Vinfa JSC which will be engaged in production of vaccines and medical devices.