History

For 40 years of Korea's financial history, we have led the Korean securities market, creating maximum value for customer satisfaction and shareholder profit. Now, Daewoo Securities is taking another leap towards a greater future. Expanding our role from a leader in the securities industry to become a pioneer in financial services and a world-class leading securities firm, advancing the development of Korea's capital market, we are poised to start a new era of financial service.

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  • Apr. 18Acquired additional stake of Indonesia eTrading Securities (Total stake of 80%)
  • Nov. 23Strategic business alliance (MOU agreement) with Bank of China International (BOCI)
  • Oct. 18Strategic business alliance (MOU agreement) with China Bank (HK)
  • Oct. 16Co-development agreement signing for Tees Biomass Power Project (UK)
  • Sep. 20Established MidEum Co., Ltd. as a subsidiary
  • Jul. 12Established local subsidiary in Singapore
  • May. 03Hong Kong Subsidiary Capital Increase (USD 100mn) Pay-up Day
  • Mar. 14Alliance (MOU Agreement) with Mercury Capital Advisors
  • Feb. 23Alliance (MOU Agreement) with Marshall Wace
  • Feb. 10First Korean securities firm to open Global Trading Center in Hong Kong
  • Dec. 28Strategic business alliance (MOU agreement) with Turkey IS Investment company
  • Dec. 06Capital Increase of Hong Kong Subsidiary
  • Nov. 7Domestic Credit Rating elevated to AA+ (Korea Ratings; Korea Investor Service; Nat'l Information & Credit Evaluation)
  • Nov. 3Capital Increase pay-up Day
  • Sep. 13Tokyo Representative Office elevated to Branch Status
  • Sep. 07Decision to Increase Capital
  • Aug. 30Opening ceremony of Tokyo Branch (Elevated to Branch Status from Representative Office)
  • Aug. 12Established Daewoo Investment Advisory (Beijing) Co., Ltd.
  • Jan. 17Achieved the first-time ratings as 'Baa2' by Moody's
  • Dec. 08Established Shanghai Representative Office
  • Dec. 01Announced new corporate identity (kdb)
  • Oct. 15Published '40-Year History of Daewoo Secutiries'
  • Oct. 05Alliance with Switzerland Harcourt
  • Mar. 03Listed 'Daewoo Securities Green Korea SPAC' on KRX
  • Oct. 28Establishment of kdb financial group / Majority shareholder changed to kdb holding company
  • Apr. 22Strategic business alliance (MOU agreement) with Shinhan Card
  • Mar. 02Strategic business alliance (MOU agreement) with Woori Bank
  • Dec. 02Re-registered license on previous businesses under Capital Market Act
  • Nov. 25Re-acquired license on previous businesses under Capital Market Act
  • Nov. 17Established Beijing Representative Office
  • Aug. 13Repurchased the headquarter office building located in Youido-dong Seoul
  • Jun. 13Launched ‘Direct we’, bank associated brokerage service
  • Jun. 02Alliance (MOU Agreement) with KAIST Graduate School of Finance
  • Mar. 10Strategic business alliance (MOU agreement) with Kazakhstan Halyk Finance
  • Feb. 19Strategic business alliance (MOU agreement) with Malaysia CIMB
  • Feb. 04Opened Next generation IT system named ‘BESTezOn’
  • Dec. 17Strategic business alliance (MOU agreement) with NHN
  • Dec. 10Strategic business alliance (MOU agreement) with Pusan Bank
  • Nov. 12Established 1st IB Center in Beomil-dong Busan
  • Oct. 23Strategic business alliance (MOU agreement) with China Galaxy Securities
  • Oct. 15Established Wealth Management Consulting Institute
  • Oct. 09Established Ho Chi Minh Representative Office
  • Aug. 29Strategic business alliance (MOU agreement) with Daegu Bank
  • Aug. 06Strategic business alliance (MOU agreement) with Brazil Itau Finance Group
  • Aug. 01Established 1st Wealth Management Center in Dogok-dong Seoul
  • Jul. 13Invested in eTrading Securities in Jakarta, Indonesia
  • Jun. 25Strategic business alliance (MOU agreement) with Vietnam Baoviet Securities
  • May. 04Opening ceremony of Daewoo Securities Table Tennis Team 'Tornado'
  • Apr. 09Opened on-line Financial Product Mall
  • Mar. 22Launched Daewoo Securities' CMA service
  • Jan. 16Strategic business alliance (MOU agreement) with Mitsubishi UFJ Securities
  • Jul. 30Korea's first-ever foreign direct investment in natural resources development projects by a financial service provider (Indonesia)
  • Jul. 08Moved and re-opened the Company history hall
  • Jul. 03 Re-opened Tokyo Representative Office
  • Jun. 12Launched On-mate service
  • Feb. 15Sold off Uz Daewoo Bank
  • Sep. 23Announced new corporate identity
  • Nov. 12Closed Shanghai Representative Office
  • Aug. 31Sold off Shanghai Investment Consulting Co., Ltd.
  • Nov. 01Launched discretionary wrap account product "Master Wrap"
  • Aug. 20Closed Zurich Representative Office
  • Mar. 17Opened SKT VM stock-trading Office
  • Feb. 20Sold off Daewoo Bank Romania S.A.
  • Oct. 11Sales of OTC derivatives business authorized, the first in the industry to be authorized
  • Jul. 24Sold off MHB-Daewoo Bank
  • Jul. 11Opened KTF VM stock-trading service, the first in the world
  • Jan. 28Established Shanghai Investment Consulting Co., Ltd.
  • Oct. 26Closed Tokyo Representative Office
  • Oct. 15Launched "Qway," cyber trading system
  • Sep. 27Entered into a contract to transfer shares in Choheung Vina Bank
  • Sep. 18Liquidated Daewoo Consulting Advisory
  • Aug. 31Sold off Daewoo Leasing Czech
  • May. 22Completed set-up of ERP system
  • Mar. 13Sold off office building of the headquarter
  • Feb. 28Sold off Daewoo Securities Table Tennis Team
  • Feb. 15Sold off Daewoo Economic Research Institute
  • Feb. 01Established e-knowledge management (e-KM) and customer relationship
    management (CRM) systems
  • Jul. 22Established IT Control Room
  • May. 16Majority shareholder changed to the Korea Development Bank from bank consortium
  • Apr. 15Established Stock-World, an internal venture company
  • Jan. 20Introduced enterprise resource planning system (ERP)