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  Company Overview

Yonhap News Agency, YNA, is South Korea’s national news organisation and was founded on the 19th December 1980 through the merger of Hapdong News Agency and the Orient Press. The largest shareholder is the Korea News Agency Commission (KONAC). Yonhap has 580 domestic correspondents and 60+ based overseas. In November 1991 the YNA launched ‘Infomax’ as a real time equities and news service for the Korean capital markets. In 2001 Infomax was re-constituted as a joint stock company. Yonhap Infomax calculates the KORIBOR Benchmark In 2019 Infomax launched ‘Infomix’ a large group shared information service Infomax claims a client base of 1,000+ institutions, companies, and agencies

Type of business
Market Data
Asia-Pacific/NE Asia

  Corporate Details

Date of UpdateUnknown
HeadquartersSeoul, Korea
Market Cap US$N/A
Revenue US$N/A
OwnershipGovernment Agency
ManagementChief Executive Officer: Choi Byeong-guk Director: Cho Sung-bu Director: Steve Han

  Website Analysis

Alexa Rank25,055
TypeMarket Data
Client CaseReal-Time
Asset ClassesUnknown
Compliance & RiskUnknown
Indices & BenchmarksUnknown
Reference DataYES
Economic DataYEs

  Key Products & Services

Infomax Terminal: Modular offering including real time prices covering Korean, major world markets and OTC data for equities, foreign exchange, fixed income, exchange traded commodities, charting and news with access to corporate reference data, economic indicators and price calculators Smart Infomax: A personal electronic device version of the Infomax terminal which can be linked to the Infomax Terminal (not concurrently) NeoMax GTS: Provides data, charting and news on overseas major markets listed instruments, primarily the United States. The Global Market Monitor provides information covering the China market

  Business Potential

MarketInvestment Banks, Commercial Banks, Asset Managers, Corporates, Government Agencies HNWI, Retail
CompetitionBloomberg, eDaily/MarketPoint, Koscom, Refinitiv
AvailabilityDirect from Yonhap Infomax
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