• The Philippine Stock Exchange Index (PSEi) rebounded over 100 points on Thursday as domestic and foreign investors bought up blue chip stocks a day after a glitch halted trading for a few hours.
  • By the closing bell, the PSEi rose 1.59 percent, or 103.64 points, to 6,602.52 while the broader All Shares index added 1.03 percent, or 35.52 points, to 3,485.76.
  • Stock exchange data showed 461.6 million shares valued at P5.2 billion changing hands while net foreign buying hit P768.3 million.
  • The PSE said trading halted for over two hours on Wednesday due to an unexplained “technical issue.”