Foreign investors can indirectly invest in the Korean stock market through diverse investment vehicles available in the local market including mutual funds and ETFs.


The list of ETFs having exposure to Korean stock market is as follows:

ETFs Allocating 100% of its assets to Korean Stocks(Source: Bloomberg)
ETFs Allocating 100% of its assets to Korean Stocks(Source: Bloomberg)
Ticker Name Domicile Exchange
KRW FP Equity LYX ETF MSCI KOREA France Euronext Paris
PKRW FP Equity LYX ETF PEA MSCI KOREA France Euronext Paris
KRW FP Equity LYX ETF MSCI KOREA France Euronext Paris
KRW FP Equity LYX ETF MSCI KOREA France Euronext Paris
3090 HK Equity XIE SHARES KOREA ETF Hong Kong Hong Kong
2835 HK Equity HORIZONS KOSPI 200 ETF Hong Kong Hong Kong
3041 HK Equity VALUE KOREA ETF Hong Kong Hong Kong
83170 HK Equity ISHARES CORE KOSPI20 ETF-RMB Hong Kong Hong Kong
HKOR LN Equity HSBC MSCI KOREA UCITS ETF Ireland London
IKOR LN Equity ISHARES MSCI KOREA UCITS ET Ireland London
CSKR SW Equity ISHARES MSCI KOREA ACC Ireland SIX
XMKO GR Equity DBX MSCI KOREA 1C Luxembourg Xetra ETF
EWY US Equity ISHARES MSCI SOUTH KOREA CAP United States NYSE Arca
QKOR US Equity SPDR MSCI SOUTH KOREA STRATE United States NYSE Arca
FKO US Equity FIRST TRUST SOUTH KOREA United States NASDAQ GM
DBKO US Equity DEUTSCHE X-TRACKERS MSCI SOU United States NYSE Arca
HEWY US Equity ISHARES CUR HDG MSCI S KOREA United States NYSE Arca
DXKW US Equity WISDOM TREE KOREA HEDGED EQU United States NASDAQ GM
ETFs Allocating 20% or more of its assets to Korean Stocks(Source: Bloomberg)
ETFs Allocating 20% or more of its assets to Korean Stocks(Source: Bloomberg)
Ticker Name Domicile Exchange
EMSD US Equity WISDOMTREE STRONG DOLLAR EM United States BATS
EYLD US Equity CAMBRIA EMERG SHRHLDR YIELD United States BATS
BICK US Equity FIRST TRUST BICK INDEX FUND United States NASDAQ GM
AIA US Equity ISHARES ASIA 50 ETF United States NASDAQ GM
EEMA US Equity ISHARES MSCI EMERGING MARKET United States NASDAQ GM
FPA US Equity FIRST TRUST ASIA PAC EX-JAPN United States NASDAQ GM
FKO US Equity FIRST TRUST SOUTH KOREA United States NASDAQ GM
DXKW US Equity WISDOM TREE KOREA HEDGED EQU United States NASDAQ GM
KORU US Equity DIREXION DAILY SK BULL 3X United States NYSE Arca
EEMO US Equity POWERSHARES S&P EMERGING MAR United States NYSE Arca
LEMB US Equity ISHARES EMERGING MARKETS LOC United States NYSE Arca
PAF US Equity POWERSHARES ASIA EX-JAPAN United States NYSE Arca
EWY US Equity ISHARES MSCI SOUTH KOREA CAP United States NYSE Arca
QKOR US Equity SPDR MSCI SOUTH KOREA STRATE United States NYSE Arca
KLEM US Equity GAVEKAL KNOWLEDGE LEADERS EM United States NYSE Arca
IPK US Equity SPDR S&P INT TECHNOLOGY SECT United States NYSE Arca
DBKO US Equity DEUTSCHE X-TRACKERS MSCI SOU United States NYSE Arca
HEWY US Equity ISHARES CUR HDG MSCI S KOREA United States NYSE Arca
XMAS SP Equity DB X-TRACKERS MSCI EM ASIA Luxembourg Singapore
XMK1 GR Equity DBX MSCI EM INFORMATION TECH Luxembourg Xetra ETF
XMKO GR Equity DBX MSCI KOREA 1C Luxembourg Xetra ETF
XMAS GR Equity DBX MSCI EM ASIA Luxembourg Xetra ETF
XMKI GR Equity DBX MSCI EM INDUSTRIALS Luxembourg Xetra ETF
HKOR LN Equity HSBC MSCI KOREA UCITS ETF Ireland London
IKOR LN Equity ISHARES MSCI KOREA UCITS ET Ireland London
ISFE LN Equity ISHARES MSCI AC FE EX-JPN SC Ireland London
ASIA LN Equity SPDR ASIA LOCAL GOVERNMENT Ireland London
IGEA LN Equity ISHARES EM ASIA LCL GOV BND Ireland London
VDPX LN Equity VANGUARD FTSE ASIA PAC EX JP Ireland London
HMFD LN Equity HSBC MSCI EM FAR EAST UCITS Ireland London
EMAD LN Equity SPDR EM ASIA Ireland London
CSKR SW Equity ISHARES MSCI KOREA ACC Ireland SIX
CSEMAS SW Equity ISHARES MSCI EM ASIA Ireland SIX
3090 HK Equity XIE SHARES KOREA ETF Hong Kong Hong Kong
2835 HK Equity HORIZONS KOSPI 200 ETF Hong Kong Hong Kong
2802 HK Equity ISHARES MSCI EMERGING ASIA Hong Kong Hong Kong
3041 HK Equity VALUE KOREA ETF Hong Kong Hong Kong
83170 HK Equity ISHARES CORE KOSPI20 ETF-RMB Hong Kong Hong Kong
PKRW FP Equity LYX ETF PEA MSCI KOREA France Euronext Paris
KRW FP Equity LYX ETF MSCI KOREA France Euronext Paris
AASI FP Equity AMUNDI ETF MSCI EM ASIA UCIT France Euronext Paris
LEMO FP Equity LYX ETF MSCI SELECT OECD EM France Euronext Paris
KRW SP Equity LYX ETF MSCI KOREA France Singapore
LYKRW SW Equity LYX ETF MSCI KOREA France SIX
EMAETF SS Equity NORDEA ACTIVE EM EQ UCITS Finland Stockholm