Contact a brokerage firm in Korea

Step1: Contact a licensed brokerage company holding Korea Exchange Membership
* List of Membership Companies
Step2: Check if the company offers proxy services including custodian, FX, and IRC registration*, etc.
* Investor Registration Certificate (IRC) : For the details of the registration process and required documents, click on the ‘Guide to Investing In Korea’ or visit FSS website (
Step3: Visit the company to enter into the proxy contract
Step4: Open an account at the brokerage company and deposit funds into the account
Step5: Start trading using a method allowed in the account