01/04/2021 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 01/04/2021 11:16
The Philippine Stock Exchange, Inc. (PSE) Board of Directors and Management Committee and heads of PSE subsidiaries welcomed the first trading day of 2021 with a bell ringing ceremony.
In his welcome remarks during the program, PSE President and CEO Ramon S. Monzon said, 'It is only day one, but we will hit the ground running to deliver more to our stakeholders - from products to technology-based services, financial inclusion and sustainability programs and regulatory reforms. We laid the foundation for most of these initiatives the previous years and we hope to see these come to fruition this year.'
On the first trading day of the year, the PSE index closed at 7,197.50, higher by 57.79 points or 0.81 percent. Value turnover was at Php 10.03 billion.
Photo 1 shows from left, by row: Chairman Jose T. Pardo and Director Diosdado M. Arroyo; Directors Anabelle L. Chua, Ferdinand K. Constantino, Ma. Vivian Yuchengco and Wilson L. Sy; Directors Edgardo G. Lacson and Consuelo D. Garcia, Treasurer Omelita J. Tiangco and Corporate Secretary Aissa V. Encarnacion; and Director and Retired Chief Justice Teresita J. Leonardo-De Castro.
Photo 2 shows from left, by row: Capital Markets Integrity Corporation President Daisy P. Arce and Securities Clearing Corporation of the Philippines COO Renee D. Rubio; PSE COO Roel A. Refran and PSE President and CEO Ramon S. Monzon; PSE Finance Division Head Roberto Jose R. Jimenez and Technology Division Head Philip A. Driz.