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これは面白い!! タイの証券取引所が社会的企業の資金調達枠を設けるかもという話。#BOPlab Social Enterprises in Thailand Receive SEC Support | Social Enterprise

これは面白い!! タイの証券取引所が社会的企業の資金調達枠を設けるかもという話。#BOPlab Social Enterprises in Thailand Receive SEC Support | Social Enterprise

Thailand's Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is looking at ways to help leading social enterprises in the country raise funds from capital markets. Capital market financing can provide a major boost to social enterprises and enable them to promote social and community development on a sustainable basis. SEC's secretary-general, Voraphol Socatiyanurak, says that many social enterprises in Thailand are also working to promote art and culture, in addition to helping improve the quality of life of the communities and enhance the country's competitiveness. However, they require new ways to raise funds and become financially self-sufficient. Dr. Voraphol said: "As a regulator, the SEC can help by setting up rules. We're studying whether to set up a new (trading) sector in the market exclusively for them." The returns on investment in case of social enterprise stocks may b...

Full article: http://www.justmeans.com/Social-Enterprises-in-Thailand-R...

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