Institutions and Individuals Buoy SET with ฿1.3bln., Easing Political Panic

The total value of buying and selling separated by investor's type as of February 12, 2019.

Local institutions and individuals added 1.3 billion to their portfolio, recovered SET from political panic.

SET closed at 1.642.49 points, increased 4.49 points or 0.27% with ฿34.8 billion in value. The index was able to recover after a dive at the opening bell due to positive sentiment from the US to Asia markets on the border deal that halted another government shutdown.

Furthermore, as the deadline before the US imposes 25% tariff on Chinese products draws near, there are talks about extending the date beyond March 1st.