South Korea (KRX) Aus

Brokerage
Commission 0.40%
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
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 (2021)

2021

Month Day Date Holidays Settlement Trading Day
January 

Friday 01 January New Year’s Day No No
Monday 04 January 1st Trade Day Of Year Obs Yes Full
February

Thursday 11 February Lunar New Year  No  No
Friday 12 February Lunar New Year  No  No
March
Monday 1 March Independence Movement Day  No  No
 May  

Wednesday 05 May Children’s Day   No No
Wednesday 19 May Buddha’s Birthday  No  No
September  

Monday 20 September Harvest Moon Festival Eve No No
Tuesday 21 September Harvest Moon Day (chusok)  No  No
Wednesday 22 September Harvest Moon Day (chusok)  No  No
November  Thursday 11 November College Entrance Exam Day Yes Partial
 December Friday 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