Samil PricewaterhouseCoopers (“Samil PwC”) is the leading professional services firm in Korea. With over 3,800 professionals, we are also by far the largest professional services organization. As a member firm of the global PricewaterhouseCoopers network, we enjoy seamless access to wealth of resources provided by over 180,000 professionals in 766 offices located across 158 countries, reinforcing our leadership in the market. We work with global and domestic companies that are pre-eminent or rapidly emerging in their chosen fields.
Recently the global capital markets has undergone record levels of turbulence leading to uncertainty to the participants of these capital markets. Undoubtedly, the volatility will continue in the upcoming years which will entail dynamic changes to regulatory environments, access to global capital markets and increase cross border issues. These events will set the precedent for the development of global capital markets in the future. Successful companies must be responsive to the turbulent global capital markets and have trusted advisors who can provide quality advisory and assurance services.
Our Capital Markets Group in Korea is unrivaled. In 2008, we advised many multinational companies with IFRS conversions and adoptions, cross border transactions and US reporting services. Our effective use of multi-disciplinary teams, together with knowledge and experience enable us to meet the demanding business needs of our clients amid the dynamic global capital markets.
For many years, Samil PwC Capital Markets Group(“CMG”) provided services in relation to debt and equity security offerings on the Korean capital market. We provide a ‘one-stop’ service to our clients which is comprehensive and continuous from the initial stage to completion of their offering.
Our services include the following.
Before offering, we support our clients with the following:
During offering, our services are as follows:
We provide constant services even after the completion of the offering which are as follows:
Korea Stock Exchange(KRX)
The KRX is the most liquid market in the Asia region and third only to US and UK in the world
KRX uses two sets of listing requirements: one for the main Market (KOSPI) and one for the KOSDAQ Market. Companies can choose the Market that is more suitable for its size and nature of their business. Quantitative requirements are further summarized in the following. Qualitative requirements for both KOSPI and KOSDAQ are identical and relate to going concern, management transparency, and other broad range of factors required for investor protection.
Key qualitative requirements are also further summarized in the following: