South Korea (KRX) Aus

Commission 0.4%
Minimum KRW 20,000
Other foreign fees:
Securities Transaction Tax (Sell only) 0.10%^
Special Tax for Rural Development (Sell only) 0.15%

Note: Goods & Services Tax (GST) will be applied to commission charges. Commission and exchange fees may be subject to change without prior notice. Please click here for custodian charges.

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.

^With effect from 3 June 2019, South Korea’s Securities Transaction Tax (Sell only) will be revised from 0.15% to 0.10%.

Trading Details
Order Placement Via your designated Trading Representative


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
Trading Hours
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

Note: For payment methods, please click here.

Holidays (2019)


Month Day Date Holidays Settlement Trading Day
 January Tuesday  01 January  New Year’s Day  No  No
Monday 04 February  Lunar New Year  No  No
Tuesday  05 February  Lunar New Year  No  No
Wednesday 06 February Lunar New Year No No
 March Friday  01 March  Independence Movement Day  No  No
 May   Wednesday  01 May  Labour Day  No  No
Monday  06 May  Children’s Day Obs  No No
 June  Thursday  06 June  Memorial Day  No  No
 August Thursday  15 August  Independence Day  No  No
 September   Thursday 12 September  Harvest Moon Festival Eve  No  No
Friday  13 September  Harvest Moon Day (chusok)  No  No
 October Thursday  03 October National Foundation Day  No  No
Wednesday  09 October Hangul Day  No  No
 December Wednesday  25 December  Christmas Day  No  No
Tuesday  31 December  Last Working Day Of Year  No  No

Note: Information is correct at time of posting

  1. Should the due date coincide with a:
    a) Singapore public holiday - The due date will follow the traded market's due date.
    b) Korea public holiday - The due date will be the following market day