Asia Risk awards 2010: House of the Year, South Korea

Asia Risk awards 2010: House of the Year, South Korea

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Korea Development Bank (KDB) attracted international attention when it was unveiled as a potential bidder for Lehman Brothers in 2008. That deal, being negotiated by chief executive Min Euoo Sung, fell through. But the bank’s ambitions to grow its client-facing financial risk management and derivatives capabilities appear no less diminished. KDB has made concerted moves to build derivatives services to meet best practice for over-the-counter derivatives and risk management. The bank has