Ho Chi Minh City, August 12, 2019, Digiworld Corporation (DGW) was honored among “TOP 3 Listed Companies with The Best Investor Relations as voted by reputable Financial Institutions” for Small and Micro-Cap Enterprises. This is the third consecutive year in which Digiworld has been honored in this award category after 4 years being listed on the stock exchange.
According to the results of a comprehensive survey about information disclosure before voting, Digiworld was shortlisted with 258 other listed companies out of a total of 713 ones (36.33%) which met the stringent standards on information disclosure in 2019 on both stock exchanges (HOSE and HNX).
To be named in the Top 3 Listed Companies with the best IR activities evaluated by Financial Institutions in 2019, Digiworld must achieve the leading score by the Appraisal Council on every criteria: the quality and the transparency of information disclosed by the enterprise, the degree of interaction with investor community, diversification and effectiveness of public communication, compliance on treasury stock trading, and proper IR activities with financial institutions.
IR Awards is an annual award organized by Vietstock in conjunction in cooperation with Financial and Life Newspaper (FiLi.vn) to vote for listed companies with The Best Investor Relations (IR) of a year. Over 9 years of establishment and development, The IR Awards has become extremely familiar to enterprises and investment communities in Vietnam. This is a place for investors to express their points of view on enterprises. Besides, enterprises can also measure investors’ interest in companies. To be in the list of the most excellent IR companies in 2019, a listed company must ensure the level of compliance with the information disclosure obligations on the stock market according to the survey criteria. Also, the company must pass a rigorous round of evaluation for IR activities from the Financial Institutions Council consisting of 19 prestigious institutions.
In the context that Vietnam is transforming in the digital era, investors are more and more proactive in capturing information about listed enterprises and making investment decisions for themselves. Therefore, the more transparent and timely information the investors are disclosed, the more believes and voices are created between investors and enterprises. Therefore, Digiworld has been dedicated in IR implementation and always promoted this activity until now since the listing day.
Recently, Digiworld announced its business results for the second quarter with an all time record net revenue of VND 2,006 billion, and profit after tax of VND 35.3 billion (increasing 46% and 56% respectively last year on year) despite of the low season of the year. To achieve this outstanding result, Digiworld has strived to promote the growth in every product category. Thus, at the end of the first 6 months, Digiworld saw a total net revenue of VND 3,377 billion, and a net profit of VND 60 billion, up by 28% and 43% respectively last year on year. With this business result, the company has completed 47% of revenue and 44% of profit of the year plan.