So after yesterday’s market update a random thought came to mind, have volumes really dropped? So here’s a quick chart on the daily turnover vs rolling 30 day average turnover on the SET. So what? No idea, but declining volumes are never a good sign, especially on the way down.

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Property limits So there’s been noise in the market over the past few months with the BOT first coming out saying that they want to stop the search for yield characteristics in the property market. And on Friday it was announced that the below regulations will come into effect by 1 April 2019.  Property price […]

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Managing Director, Mr. Boon Choon Kiat discusses the company’s strategy and outlook in The Executive Talk (TET). TET: What is CHEWA’s growth strategy? We are very open to multiple avenues for growth, we will continue to organically grow our business with the expansion of residential projects for both high-rise and low-rise projects throughout Bangkok. Also, […]

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So foreign investors have been selling Thailand for the past 12 months, heavily, who’s picking up the slack? It’s quite obvious as seen per the below. Now why the f is the THB still strong some may ask? A few factors, but look at the second group of charts. The bond market is attractive in […]

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And so it’s time again for Byron’s latest monthly commentary. The thought going through my mind is…if everyone is saying/forecasting that a US (global) recession will occur in 2020, why should investors remain invested in equities? How does this make any sense, and further to this, if everyone (at least from those I am reading) […]

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TET: Please explain the history of BGRIM. BGRIM: B.Grimm as a group has been operating in Thailand since 1878 and we have been at the forefront of infrastructure development in Thailand ranging from telecommunications to transportation. As an organisation we were and are exploring for businesses that suit our business culture. Thus in the mid-1990’s […]

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Anddd his latest commentary is out, here are some snippets and a link to the rest of the article: As for the 2020 Presidential election, many attending thought Donald Trump would have a second term. True, the Federal Reserve was raising interest rates and shrinking its balance sheet and the European Central Bank was talking […]

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Do Day Dream PCL (SET:DDD) Chief Financial Officer, Khun Piyawat Ratchapolsitte discusses the company’s strategy and outlook TET: Please explain the history of DDD. DDD: The founder, Dr. Sarawut Pornpatanark had a desire to do something different from the family business and launched DDD in 2010. Initially we were focused on OEM manufacturing for smaller domestic brands […]

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TTW PCL (SET:TTW) Managing Director, Ms. Walainut Trivisvavet discusses the company’s strategy and outlook TET: Please explain TTW’s business model. TTW is Thailand’s largest private tap water producer and distributor with a production capacity of 540,000 m3/day. We produce and distribute tap water to the Provincial Waterworks Authority (PWA) for two provinces, Nakorn Pathom and Samut Sakorn. […]

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And so he’s called off the tender offer and LH’s board has called off the EGM. Reminder: Initially he planned to make a voluntary tender for 10% of LH’s paid-up shares. This was notified to the board on 21 June 2018. The value was a maximum of THB 1.195 bn at THB 11.80/share This was […]

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