Hanoi Stock Exchange

Country
Vietnam
Number of listed companies
366
Domestic market capitalization
49,000 million US$
SSE Partner Exchange

Yes

Has annual sustainability report

No

ESG reporting required as a listing rule

Yes

Has written guidance on ESG reporting

Yes

  • HNX published Guidance on ESG Disclosure for listed companies in 2016 in accordance with sustainability reporting requirements by Circular 155/2015/TT-BTC dated October 6, 2015 on guidelines for information disclosure on securities market.
Offers ESG related training

Yes

  • Joint workshop by Hanoi Stock Exchange and Global Reporting Initiative – GRI “Information disclosure standards of Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)” on Aug 18th, 2017;
  • Joint workshop by CPA Australia, HNX and HOSE “International practices on investor relations” on May 23rd, 2018;
  • Joint workshop by HNX, HOSE and GRI “Sustainability Reporting for Public Listed Companies” in Jun 18th , 2018, Hanoi.
Market covered by sustainability-related index

No

Has sustainability bond listing segment

No

Has SME listing platform

Yes

  • One of the function of UPCoM market is a trading platform for SMEs
Additional information
Currently, HNX operates 4 markets including listed stock market, UPCoM, Government bond market, and derivatives market.
Organizational model of stock exchange
State-owned single member limited liability company
Regulatory model
  • Hanoi Stock Exchange (HNX) was officially designated as a State-owned single member limited liability company with sole ownership by the Ministry of Finance and regulated by SSC.
About the stock exchange
  • HNX (formerly HASTC) was established in 1998 and officially inaugurated in 2005.
  • 02/01/2009: Establishment of Hanoi Stock Exchange on the basis of transforming Hanoi Securities Trading Center (2005) as an State-owned single limited liability company owned by MOF. In 2009, the UPCoM and the Government bond market were operated at HNX.
  • 15/04/2010: HNX officially became 19th member of AOSEF.
  • 30/05/2011: HXN became a "Correspondent" of the World Federation of Exchanges (WFE) and "Affiliate" since 2013.
  • 22/5/2015: HNX became an SSE Partner Exchange.
Ownership of Exchange (Shares >4% only) Share
Vietnam Ministry of Finance 100%