Tradable bonds in KRX KTB are Korea Treasury Bonds (KTBs), Monetary Stabilization Bonds (MSBs) and Deposit Insurance Fund Bonds (DIFBs).
|KTBs||Benchmark||The most recently auctioned Treasury issues of a given maturity, or the on-the-run Treasury issues, are designated as benchmarks by the Minister of Strategy and Finance. These issues include the 3-year, 5-year, 10-year, 20-year, 30-year KTBs; and the 10-year inflation-linked KTBs (KTBis).|
|Non-benchmark||KTBs excluding benchmarks, or the off-the-run Treasury issues|
|MSBs||Monetary Stabilization Bonds (less than 2 years of maturity) issued by BOK (Bank of Korea)|
|DIFBs||Deposit Insurance Fund Bonds issued by KDIC (Korea Deposit Insurance Corporation)|