KOSPI 200

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KOSPI 200

An index tracking 200 large companies that trade on the Korea Exchange. Companies are weighted for market capitalization and the index is used to gauge the performance of South Korean securities and the country's wider economy. Derivatives based on the KOSPI 200 are among the most widely traded in the world.
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011000), has been added to the prestigious KOSPI 200 Index.
In addition to CME Group's highly successful products, these arrangements allow CME Group customers to access five of the world's most actively traded equity futures contracts - Brazilian iBovespa index futures, Korean Kospi 200 index futures, Indian Nifty 50 index futures, Japanese Nikkei 225 index futures and, following implementation of our recently announced linkage with the Bolsa Mexicana de Valores, Mexican IPC index futures.
Under the agreement, RTS is able to offer its clients access to the KOSPI index options, the leading exchange-traded derivative contract by volume, as well as KOSPI 200 index futures and the underlying cash markets.