On February 9, 2023, reporter “Prachachart Turakij” reported on the shares of Ms. Paethongtarn Shinawatra (Ung Ing) and Mr. Srettha Thavisin (Not), two prime ministerial candidates. Associated with Pheu Thai Party Based on information from the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET).
It was found that Ms. Paethongtarn Shinawatra holds shares in one company on the stock market, SC Asset Corporation Public Company Limited or SC. 1,216,149,870 shares, representing 28.82% or a total value of over 5,521,320,409.8 baht (From the closing price on February 8, 2023 at a price of 4.54 baht per share)
While Mr. Srettha Thavisin currently holds shares in Sansiri Public Company Limited or SIRI, a total of 661,002,734 shares, 4.44% share, total value over 1,229,465,085.2 baht (From the closing price on February 8, 2023 at a price of 1.86 baht per share)
including the stock portfolio in the hands of two prime ministerial candidates Associated with Thai Pheu Party representing a total value of more than 6,750.79 million baht
In this regard, we must continue to monitor whether asset management after entering the political path How will the couple move forward? or assign any private fund management company to come and manage assets that are stocks in public companies. This method is called a Blind Trust, which is the transfer of the shares to The asset management company is the property manager.
where the owner of the shares cannot participate and has no a
Authority to order the management of such assets to show transparency and remove public suspicions of the role of a businessman who has come to work in politics and will not benefit his himself.
Source: News Directory