Who We Are

KDB Daewoo Securities is a leading full-service investment firm offering a wide range of financial services in South Korea, such as securities trading and brokerage, underwriting, asset management, and international corporate finance. The company has a stronghold in the brokerage market and is a viable top IB player in the Korean market.

Since its establishment in September 1970, the company has grown to include 3,110 employees in 107 domestic and 9 overseas networks. Today, it ranks one of the nation‘―s top domestic brokers. The company also has its competitive advantage in underwriting, and is moving further to build a strong track record in principal investments etc. Also it sustains the highest level of net figures in the Korean Securities Industry. In close cooperation with KDB Financial Group affiliates, room remains for greater synergy ahead.

Company Overview

Establishment Date September 23, 1970 Credit Rating AA+ Stable (3 Domestic Rating Agencies*)
Baa2 (Moody's)
Listed Date September 30, 1975
CEO Kibum Kim Majority Shareholder KDB Financial Group
(Common shares, Ownership of 43.0%)
No. of Employees 3,083
Domestic Network 105 branches (1 Retail Sales Department, 3 PB Classes, 15 WM Classes, 86 branches)
Global Network 5 subsidiaries (Hong Kong, New York, London, Singapore, Mongolia), 1 investment advisory (Beijing), 1 branch (Tokyo), 3 representative offices (Ho Chi Minh, Beijing, Shanghai)

Korea Ratings, Korea Investors Service, NICE Investors Service