Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) market report for September 2020

In September, the SET closed at 1,237.04 points or 5.6 percent lower than the previous month. This is due to several factors, firstly slower-than-expected COVID-19 vaccine development. Secondly, concerns about global economic recovery delays. Lastly, local political uncertainty weighed on investors’ sentiment. SET Index fell 21.7 percent from end-2019, but still fared than MSCI ASEAN which shrank 24.7 percent.