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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 [...]

Son Heung-min Fans Worry Over His Grueling Schedule

Son Heung-min Fans Worry Over His Grueling Schedule

SEOUL, Sept. 10 (Korea Bizwire) – The issue of the exploitation of Korean football star Son Heung-min (Tottenham Hotspur) has surfaced once again, spurred by news reports published by the international press over Son’s participation in one-too-many football matches recently. The English football-related news website “90min Football News” published a story earlier this month with [...]

World Cup Fever Wanes as South Korea Loses Opening Match

World Cup Fever Wanes as South Korea Loses Opening Match

SEOUL, Jun. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — With the Korean national soccer team falling to Sweden in its first match at the 2018 World Cup in Russia, analysts have noted that marketing efforts in the food and beverage industry, which usually plays up the international event, haven’t gained much traction this time around. Although larger issues [...]

Bundesliga Legend “Tscha Bum” Says South Korean Football Should Follow German Example

Bundesliga Legend “Tscha Bum” Says South Korean Football Should Follow German Example

SEOUL, Nov. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean football legend Cha Bum-kun said Thursday his country should benchmark Germany to develop the sport in a healthy way. Cha, arguably South Korea’s best footballer ever, said he believes that the men’s national football team can overcome its current crisis by learning from Germany, the defending FIFA [...]

South Korean Head Coach of Vietnamese National Football Team Promises Improvement

South Korean Head Coach of Vietnamese National Football Team Promises Improvement

SEOUL, Oct. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — Vietnam national football team’s new South Korean head coach Park Hang-seo on Wednesday vowed to make his side the best among teams in Southeast Asia. Park officially signed a contract with the Vietnam Football Federation (VFF) in Hanoi to lead its men’s national team until 2020. Vietnamese media reported [...]