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The bank can hedge the currency risk by borrowing in dollars and holding the proceeds in Korean won by purchasing local assets, or by entering into a hedging transaction of its own with another bank in Korea.
On the South Korean won, the ADB chief said it had substantially appreciated against the dollar over the last couple of years and what is happening now ''may be a kind of natural correction.
Samsung Electronics enjoyed record-high sales in the third and fourth quarters last year, but the nation's brokerages say the world's largest chipmaker is not likely to continue its earning streak this quarter due to the strong Korean won and worsening profitability in the display sector.
This effectively enables the Bank of Canada to provide Canadian dollars to the Bank of Korea, and to provide liquidity in Korean Won to financial institutions in Canada, should the need arise.
The site claims that the regular LG V30 will cost 800,000 Korean won (around US$700), while the V30 Plus will sell for 1 million Korean won (around US$875).
An analyst with JPMorgan (NYSE: JPM) is positive about the prospects for the Korean won.
8 trillion Korean won for Dh20 billion, or vice versa.
Shares in financial holding companies such as Woori Finance Holdings also slid more than 5 percent as their banking units' exposure to the STX unit was expected to be in the hundreds of billions of Korean won.
The Korean central bank cut interest rate yesterday to dampen appreciation of Korean won and bolster export.
A-Blox orders must be a minimum of 200 million Korean won for Kosdaq stocks, and 500 million Korean won of Kopsi securities.
Korean Air Lines said Thursday its first quarter loss widened as weakness in the South Korean won drove up costs denominated in dollars.

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