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South Korea (KRX)

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Trading lot Not fixed
Live price Via your designated Trading Representative
Exchange KRX
Minimum quantity Price Intervals Tick Size
less than KRW 1,000 KRW 1
KRW 1,000 ~ KRW 5,000 KRW 5
KRW 5,000 ~ KRW 9,990 KRW 10
KRW 10,000 ~ KRW 49,950 KRW 50
KRW 50,000 ~ KRW 99,900 KRW 100
KRW 100,000 ~ KRW 499,500 KRW 500
greater than or equal to KRW 500,000 KRW 1,000

Please note that trading in the KRX is only applicable to non-citizens and non-residents of South Korea, as well as people who do not hold any property in South Korea.

Securities Transaction Tax (Sell only) 0.20%^

Note: All fees and charges are subject to Goods & Services Tax (GST). Fees & charges may be subject to changes without prior notice. Please click here for custodian charges.

^With effect from 28 Dec 2022, South Korea’s Securities Tax (Sell only) will be revised to 0.20%.

Singapore time (Mon – Fri) 08:00am – 02:30pm
Korea time (Mon – Fri) 09:00am – 03:30pm
Settlement Date1 T+2 market days
Settlement Currency SGD
Order Amalgamation No
Contra Trading Yes
CPF settlement No

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  1. Limit order – order will be executed at order price or better.
  2. All orders are only valid for one trading day. Orders not done will be cancelled at the end of each trading day.
  3. Starts on last Sunday of March and ends last Sunday of October.
  4. Should the due date coincide with Singapore public holiday/s – The due date will follow the traded market’s due date.


Month Day Date Holidays Settlement Trading Day
January Monday 02 January First Trading Day Of Year Yes Partial
Monday 23 January Lunar New Year No No
Tuesday 24 January Lunar New Year (obs) No No
March Wednesday 01 March Independence Movement Day No No
May Monday 01 May Labour Day No No
Friday 05 May Children’s Day No No
Monday 29 May Substitution Holiday No No
June Tuesday 06 June Memorial Day No No
August Tuesday 15 August Independence Day No No
September Thursday 28 September Harvest Moon Festival Eve No No
Friday 29 September Harvest Moon Day (chusok) No No
October Monday 02 October Temporary Holiday No No
Tuesday 03 October National Foundation Day No No
Monday 09 October Hangul Day No No
November Thursday 09 November College Entrance Exam Day Yes Partial
December Monday 25 December Christmas Day No No
Friday 29 December Last Working Day Of Year No No

Note: Information is correct at time of posting

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