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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KOSPI 200 Index ETF, which composes of 200 constituent stocks of the KOSPI with greater capitalization, is constructed by KRX and belongs to the market capitalization weighted stock index.
A part of that downfall can be explained by taking into account that in March 2012, the Kospi 200 index trading volumes dramatically decreased.
Blue chips fell to profit-taking with the KOSPI 200 index, a benchmark of 200 core stocks, shedding 0.
011000), has been added to the prestigious KOSPI 200 Index.
The KOSPI 200 Index includes several well-known global companies such as Samsung Electronics, POSCO, and Hyundai Motor Co.
it tracks the benchmark KOSPI 200 index, which consists of the 200 largest companies listed on the KRXs KOSPI market and represents 95% of its total market capitalization.
Large-cap shares took the brunt of the losses, as the benchmark KOSPI 200 index fell 1.
The Samsung KOSPI 200 Daily (2x) Leveraged Product and Samsung TOPIX Daily (2x) Leveraged Product have the investment objective of providing investment results that closely correspond to twice the daily performance of the KOSPI 200 Index and Tokyo Stock Price Index (TOPIX) respectively.
Eurex, one of the worlds leading derivatives exchanges and part of Deutsche Brse Group, and Korea Exchange (KRX) today signed a contract in KRXs Seoul Office to extend their cooperation by listing Mini KOSPI 200 index futures during Eurex trading hours.