AK Asset Management (AKAM) is a major investment advisory company based in Seoul, Korea that provides investment management and investment advisory services, particularly for investment in the Korean equity markets. Our clients include financial institutions and high net worth individual investors from Korea and overseas.
As well as providing discretionary and non-discretionary advisory services for portfolios investing in Korean equities, we also offer general advice on how to invest in Korean securities including choice of local securities brokers, onshore Korean fund selection, etc. With our extensive contacts in the Korean financial industry, we are available to assist international financial companies with the promotion of their products and services in Korea.
AKAM was established in 1999 by its current CEO, Mr. Hyo-Moon Ahn, who is the major shareholder. The other main shareholders include Hanwha Securities, Eugene Securities, and company executives. Before forming AKAM, Mr. Ahn was the head of the asset management team and then head of research at Korea Investment Trust Co., the largest asset manager in Korea at that time.
We have a team of highly trained and experienced professionals with many years of experience in the financial industry including dedicated fund managers and research analysts to provide the highest quality services and best returns for our clients. With a proven track record and solid risk management capabilities to ensure compliance with client guidelines, we have built up an enviable reputation in the Korean financial sector.
Further information is available on our web site at www.akam.co.kr or contact us directly if you have any interest in or need assistance with investments in the Korean securities markets.