Korean Composite Stock Price Indexes

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Korean Composite Stock Price Indexes

1. Any of several indices tracking the Korean Stock Exchange. They are weighted for market capitalization and are used to gauge the performance of South Korean securities and its wider economy. The most important KOSPI index is the KOSPI 200, which tracks the 200 largest stocks (by market capitalization) in South Korea.

2. An index of all stocks traded on the Korean Stock Exchange. See also: East Asian Tiger, NIC, Asian Financial Crisis.
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Korea Exchange, KRX, KOSPI and KOSPI 200 are registered trademarks of Korea Exchange Inc.
The statistically significant Q(23) values in the table suggest the presence of the long term linear dependency in the KOSPI return series.
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Apart from its Asian exports exposure, won strength against the dollar, Samsung's stellar fundamentals, a Goldilocks economy, earnings growth of KOSPI listed companies are a compelling rationale to go long South Korea.
If you wish to trade KOSPI 200 futures and options, Samsung Futures would be the best choice for your broker in Korea.
15 percent higher while South Korea's KOSPI and China's Shanghai Composite index was down 0.
75 trillion won amid solid car sales, helping the KOSPI pare earlier losses.
By becoming a Non-Clearing Member (NCM) of Eurex, we expect to give an additional boost to the night-time KOSPI market, said YuHang Yoon, Senior Managing Director of Woori Futures Co.
According to the 2007 statistics compiled by Futures Industry Association, KOSPI 200 option is the most heavily traded one in the world in terms of trading volume with 2.
Since the launch on 30 August 2010, the Eurex KOSPI Product has steadily increased the notional value of its daily average volume.
23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CME Group, the world's largest and most diverse exchange, and the Korea Exchange (KRX), a premier capital market place for Northeast Asia, announced today that they intend to enter into an agreement for the KOSPI 200 futures contract to be listed on CME Globex(R), the electronic trading platform of CME Group, beginning in 2008.
The KOSPI finished sharply higher on Friday, thanks to solid gains from the financial shares and technology stocks.