Asia Risk awards 2011 winner: Samsung Securities – House of the Year, South Korea
Samsung Securities distributes structured products in South Korea and since the credit crisis has come up with another method of investing in equity-linked securities. Rebecca Hampson talks to Byunwong...
Insurance Risk and BNY Mellon have conducted a survey to look at how insurance companies are preparing for the new regime and the opportunities and challenges that the changes will bring.
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Asia expects to see a wave of insurance companies launching initial public offerings (IPOs) this year, which is tipped to affect the handling of capital and hedging in the region as practices come under investor scrutiny for the first time. Insurance...
Margins are under pressure in South Korea as commercial banks seek direct access to retail investors in a disintermediated market. But Samsung Securities' strong franchise and expertise in distributing local equity products leaves it well placed to cope...
Lehman Brothers plans to structure 2.5 trillion won ($2 billion) of South Korean equity-linked securities to be issued and sold by two domestic securities firms in South Korea. The move follows regulatory changes at the end of February that allowed securities...
South Korea’s Ministry of Finance and Economics (MOFE) has reclassified equity-linked notes (ELNs) and warrants as securities under the country's revised Securities and Exchange Act, according to an official at the MOFE. The move – which came into...
Three additional securities firms have received authorisation to trade over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives in South Korea following regulatory changes last July that opened up the OTC derivatives market to the country's securities houses.
The Netherlands' ING Bank will provide the cross-currency swap for South Korean consumer finance company Samsung Card’s $400 million of cross-border asset-backed securities, said a spokeswoman for the Korean company.
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