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Nasdaq to Deliver Matching Engine Technology to the Football Index

Nasdaq to Deliver Matching Engine Technology to the Football Index

STOCKHOLM, Sweden and LONDON, Jul. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — Nasdaq Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) announced today it has signed a new agreement with Football Index, where clients can buy and sell shares in professional footballers, and will provide the company with a flexible, cloud-optimized trading engine that offers rich functionality. As part of the Nasdaq Financial Framework [...]

Football Club Hit by Political Party’s Improper Campaigning Inside Stadium

Football Club Hit by Political Party’s Improper Campaigning Inside Stadium

SEOUL, Apr. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — History shows that when politics meets football, something bad happens. South Korea’s Gyeongnam FC recently learned that lesson the hard way, even though they weren’t the main actors in the story. Gyeongnam, last year’s runners-up in the top-tier K League 1, were penalized by the nation’s pro football league [...]

Football Club Penalized After Failing to Stop Political Party Campaigning Inside Stadium

Football Club Penalized After Failing to Stop Political Party Campaigning Inside Stadium

SEOUL, Apr. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean football club Gyeongnam FC were penalized by the nation’s pro football league operator Tuesday after they failed to stop a political party campaigning inside their home stadium last week. The K League discipline committee meted out a fine of 20 million won (US$17,590) against Gyeongnam for not [...]

Park Hang-Seo’s Vietnamese National Football Team Takes World Stage

Park Hang-Seo’s Vietnamese National Football Team Takes World Stage

SEOUL, Feb. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — The Vietnamese men’s national football team and the U-23 football team led by South Korean head coach Park Hang-seo are entering the world stage following a series of outstanding performances at multiple international championships. According to Vietnamese media, Luong Xuan Truong, captain of the Vietnamese U-23 national football team, [...]

Park Hang-seo Nominated as an Honorary Ambassador for Sancheong County

Park Hang-seo Nominated as an Honorary Ambassador for Sancheong County

SANCHEONG, Feb. 7 (Korea Bizwire) — Sancheong County in South Gyeongsang Province announced on Wednesday that it had nominated Park Hang-seo as an honorary ambassador for the county. Park, who became national hero for his success as the head coach of Vietnam national men’s football team, was visiting his hometown for the South Korean Lunar [...]