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Mobile Trading Pushing Securities Firms to Trim Offline Presence

Mobile Trading Pushing Securities Firms to Trim Offline Presence

SEOUL, Sept. 13 (Korea Bizwire) – Securities companies in South Korea have shuttered more than 800 branches over the past seven years. As of the end of June, a total of 1,013 branches were being operated by 55 securities firms in the country, according to the Korea Financial Investment Association. This represents a 44.3 percent plunge [...]

More Stock Investors Doing Trading via Smartphones

More Stock Investors Doing Trading via Smartphones

SEOUL, Jan. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — Nearly 40 percent of last year’s stock trading in the secondary KOSDAQ market was done on smartphones, gradually phasing out transactions through computers and telephones, data showed Thursday. A daily average turnover of 291.48 million shares, or 39.6 percent of the total, on the tech-laden KOSDAQ was generated over [...]