SEC relaxes rules on small investors

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is making it easier for small investors to open accounts to boost participation in the capital markets. The SEC has issued new rules for so-called low-risk accounts, or those opened and maintained by Filipino investors with a deposit of P50,000 or lower.For these types of investors, a SEC-registered financial […]

PSEi retreats as investors pocket gains

The benchmark Philippine Stock Exchange Index (PSEi) saw a slight pullback on Friday as investors booked profits after a four-day rally. By the closing bell, the PSEi was down 0.34 percent, or 20.87 points, to 6,076.91 while the broader all-shares index was up 0.12...