Expanded Equity Coverage
09/29/2011

Olympia Capital Research to expand its ASEAN Equities Coverage under the ASEAN Stars initiative.

Online PR News – 29-September-2011 – – Immediate release September 11, 2011

Olympia Capital Research, Ltd. announced today its commitment to bring to its client base the support and access to the newly branded collaboration of seven stock exchanges in ASEAN.

The ASEAN Exchanges “Brand Identity” was launch through the ASEAN Exchanges website and ASEAN Stars, as part of a collaboration which represents the spirit of cooperation between South East Asia Nations, based on a common element among these nations.

Olympia Capital’s CIO and Research Director, Dr. Michael R. Sternberg said, “This collaboration of ASEAN Exchanges, to promote the growth of the ASEAN capital market, will be a catalyst in bringing more ASEAN investment opportunities to more people. Olympia Capital intends to be at the forefront of Equity Research and Fixed Income coverage of these exciting companies within the ASEAN Region.”

The ASEAN Exchanges collaboration members are Bursa Malaysia, Hanoi Stock Exchange, Hochiminh Stock Exchange, Indonesia Stock Exchange, The Philippine Stock Exchange Inc., Singapore Exchange and The Stock Exchange of Thailand.

The ASEAN Exchanges website (www.aseanexchanges.org) will feature the ASEAN Stars and other ASEAN centric products and initiatives giving investors an integrated single-window view into the ASEAN capital market.

Dr. Sternberg reminded all Olympia Institutional and Private Equity Clients, “This market has a combined market capitalization of approximately USD1.8 trillion and participation of more than 3,000 companies. Some of these companies are the largest and most dynamic companies in the world including leaders in finance and banking, telecommunications, commodities, automotive manufacturing and other industrial sectors.”

ASEAN Stars are made up of a selection of the 30 (thirty) most exciting stocks from each exchange ranked in terms of market capitalization and liquidity. The ASEAN Stars initiative is expected to serve as a tool for the promotion of ASEAN investment opportunities.

Dr. Sternberg commented, from the company headquarters in Ankara, Turkey that, “It is our intention to expand our equity coverage to all of the 30 stocks of each country listed under the ASEAN Stars imitative as complied for each country’s exchange.”

Dr. Sternberg continued, “This is an exciting opportunity for all customers of Olympia Capital Research. My Research Team intends to make ASEAN Equities a priority. We are expanding the number of research analysis as well as analytical tracking and evaluation systems customized for ASEAN Equities and Corporate Bonds. Again, I am very excited for our clients.”

ABOUT ASEAN Exchanges

ASEAN Exchanges is a collaboration of seven exchanges from Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. The collaboration aims to promote the growth of the ASEAN capital market by driving cross-border collaboration, streamlining access to ASEAN, creating ASEAN centric products, and implementing targeted promotional initiatives. The result is more ASEAN investment opportunities to more people as well as bringing greater liquidity to members of the collaboration.