Laos; Part 3 of 3 — Lao Stock Exchang (LSX) 0

The expansion of the Theun Hinboun Power Plant in Lao PDR

The expansion of the Theun Hinboun Power Plant in Lao PDR

By Brian Langis

Investment Outlook
Laos is getting pampered in the financial media with favorable investment headlines and perspectives filled with rosy economic data and statistics. It is comforting to read especially when you have been exposed to recent US and EU investment disaster stories. It is very common to see the headline: “Laos the not-so-sleepy-country anymore” or “Laos is finally waking up”. Sound like a very familiar story? Cautious radars might be going off being reminded of other investments in the region that have gone awry, most recently in Vietnam. More…

Country Snapshot Series: Laos (Part 2) 0

Here is Part 2 of our 3 part series on Laos
By Brian Langis

Part 1: Laos’s Economic Development and Background
Part 2: Laos’s Securities Exchange and IPOs
Part 3: Upcoming IPOs More…

Laos Stock Exchange Outlook 2012 0

Lao Securities Exchange

Lao Securities Exchange

Reposted from Live Trading News

The Laos Securities Exchange (LSX), one of the World’s newest and smallest stock markets, is setting up for rapid growth despite a vague legal framework and widespread ignorance as to its function among the Laotian people.

The LSX only started trading on 11 January 2011.

There are now moves to also establish an exchange in neighboring Myanmar. More…

Chinese investors rank as biggest foreign group in Lao stock market: LSX CEO 0

China and Laos

China and Laos

Reposted from Xinhua

VIENTIANE, May 3 (Xinhua) — Chinese investors were the biggest foreign group in the Lao stock market, Lao Security Exchange (LSX) Chairman and CEO Dethphouvang Moularat said in an exclusive interview with Xinhua on Thursday. More…

LSX to offer online trading soon 0


Reposted from Vientiane Times

The Lao Securities Exchange (LSX) and Enterprise of Telecommunications Lao (ETL) Public Company have signed an agreement to introduce a Home Trade System, which will allow investors to trade stocks electronically. More…