Korea Exchange

www.krx.co.kr

Tel: 82 51 662 2000

Fax: 82 51 662 2277

 

Representatives

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer: Mr. Kyungsoo Choi

Director, International Affairs : Mr. Oh-Hyun Kwon

 

 

Types of Securities Traded

Name of Trading Systems

(cash and derivatives)

Trading Hours

Shares

EXTURE

9:00 - 15:00
* Pre-hours trading
(7:30 - 9:00)
* After-hours trading
(15:10 - 18:00)

ETFs

 

9:00 - 15:00
* Pre-hours trading
(7:30 - 9:00)

* After-hours trading
(15:10 - 18:00)

Warrants

 

9:00 - 15:00

ELW

 

9:00 - 15:00

Bonds(Gov. Bond, Corp. Bond, CB, BW, REPO)

 

9:00 - 15:00

Mutual Funds(REITs, Ship Investment Co.)

 

9:00 - 15:00

Interest Rate Products

   

3-KTB Futures

 

9:00 – 15:15
* Last trading day
(9:00 - 11:30)

5-KTB Futures

 

"

10-KTB Futures

 

"

Index Products

   

KOSPI 200 Futures

 

9:00 - 15:15,

18:00 – 05:00(+1)
* Last trading day
(9:00 - 14:50)

KOSPI 200 Options

 

9:00 - 15:15,

* Last trading day
(9:00 - 14:50)

KOSTAR Futures

 

"

Equity Products

   

Single Stock Futures

 

9:00 - 15:15

* Last trading day
(9:00 - 14:50)

Single Stock Options (Equity Options)

 

Currency Products

   

USD Futures

 

9:00 - 15:15

* Last trading day
(9:00 - 11:30)

JPY Futures

 

"

EUR Futures

 

"

USD Options

 

"

USD Flex Futures

 

9:10 – 14:55

Commodity Products

   

Gold Futures

 

9:00 - 15:15
* Last trading day
(9:00 - 11:30)

Mini Gold Futures

 

9:00 - 15:15

Lean Hog Futures

 

10:15 – 15:15

     
 

Supervisory Body

Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC)

Financial Supervisory Service (FSS)

Name of Clearing & Settlement Organization

KRX

Settlement Cycle

Securities, ETF, ELW: T + 2
Bond, Repo: T 

Government Bond: T +1
Derivatives : T + 1

Name of Central Securities Depository

Korea Securities Depository (KSD)

Commissions on Transactions levied by Exchange

 

Products

Type

Transaction

Clearing&Settlement

Stock

Stock

DR

Warrant

Trading

0.0022763%

0.0004446%

ELW

ETF

0.0028454%

0.0004446%

Bond

Government Bond

Trading

0.0001094%

0.0000171%

REPO

Final Settlement

KRW 2,560+
0.00001536%×
Period

KRW 400+
0.0000024%×
Period

Bonds

Trading

0.0044787%

0.0006998%

Future

KOSPI 200 Futures

KOSTAR Futures

Trading

Final Settlement

0.00021%

0.00004104%

KOSPI 200 Futures

(CME Night Market)

Trading

0.0002626%

0.00004104%

Single Stock

Trading

Final Settlement

0.0013132%

0.0002565%

3-KTB, 5-KTB, 10-KTB

Trading

Final Settlement

0.0001397%

0.0000273%

Lean Hog

Trading

Final Settlement

0.0035891%

0.000701%

Gold

Trading

0.0005094%

0.0000995%

Final Settlement

0.0010188%

0.000199%

Mini Gold

Trading

Final Settlement

0.0005094%

0.0000995%

USD

Trading

0.0002641%

0.0000516%

Final Settlement

0.0005283%

0.0001032%

JPY

Trading

0.0002784%

0.0000544%

Final Settlement

0.000557%

0.0001088%

EUR

Trading

0.0001894%

0.000037%

Final Settlement

0.0003788%

0.000074%

Options

KOSPI 200

Trading

Exercise

0.010944%

0.00171%

Single Stock

Trading

Exercise

0.010944%

0.00171%

USD

Trading

0.010944%

0.00171%

Exercise

0.0006604%

0.0001032%

 

Taxes on Dividends, Interests

Dividends: Nil~15.4%

Interest: 15.4%

Capital Gains: Nil

2013 Share ownership thresholds (%)

5%

Short selling (Yes / No)

Yes

Short selling conditions (if any)

No naked short selling, uptick rule applies*

*exceptions: index arbitrage, basis trading, ETF, Depository Receipt arbitrage, liquidity provider(for securities, ELW, ETF)’s quotation to provide liquidity, liquidity provider’s shorting on underlying asset, market maker(for derivatives market)’s shorting on underlying asset
 

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