Offshore deals help Korean policy bank secure Asia Risk award
Asia Risk awards 2013 winner: KDB – House of the Year, South Korea
Asia Risk Awards 2012 winner: Korea Development Bank – House of the Year, Korea
The ¥40 billion Korean Air Lines securitisation is the largest asset-backed security deal in Asia so far this year.
Asia Risk awards 2010: House of the Year, South Korea
Structured Products Asia Awards 2008
South Korea's banks have made huge strides in implementing risk management systems over the past few years, but Basel II is not yet a driving force, with banks waiting for the Korean regulator to publish local guidelines.
The Korean Swaps Dealers Association (Kosda) plans to launch a benchmark constant maturity swap (CMS) fixing index in December, according to Seung Won Hwang, head of derivatives marketing at Citibank and co-chairman of Kosda.