South Korea rose from the ashes of its civil war in the 1950s, when it was one of the poorest nations on earth. Now, despite being a wealthy country, it is still regarded by many as an emerging market.
GDP growth averaged over 10% in real terms in the late 1980s and as the economy has matured, this fell to 5% in the middle of the last decade, to 2%-3% at present. While growth is falling towards Western...
0.25% charge on £100,000 investment
Sector launched in April this year
Targeting €1trn AUM by end of 2020
Groups firming up plans
Managed by Jeff Kernagis