KB Financial Group was appointed one of the 12 steering group banks for the Net-Zero Banking Alliance, the bank announced Wednesday.
Credit card companies are finding ways to get virtual people to spend real money in the metaverse, while banks are doing their best to get in on the action.
On the business end of League of Legends esports, 2021 may go down as the year of team-name sponsorships. The Korea JoongAng Daily has been meeting with parties involved in such deals within LCK; first to be featured in our series is Liiv Sandbox.
Banks are offering a broad range of services via their apps as they face brutal competition from tech companies rapidly expanding into digital finance.
The average annual salary of employees at local commercial banks closed in on 100 million won ($88,000) last year, rising by over 8 percent compared to 2017.
According to KB Kookmin Bank on Tuesday in its monthly housing market report, the average price of residential units including apartments in Seoul exceeded 800 million won ($711,420) for the first time.
A poster next to ATM machines at KB Kookmin Bank’s branch in Gangdong District, eastern Seoul, on Monday notifies customers that the branch is merging with another nearby branch in Cheonho-dong.
Big data has been a big issue from some time, with the likes of Google controversially harvesting information from customer email and other accounts for years.
KB Kookmin Bank CEO Hur Yin is expected to be reappointed to the post, becoming the first leader of the bank to serve three consecutive terms.
KB Kookmin Bank will become the largest shareholder of Bank Bukopin, a midsized bank in Indonesia, the Korean financial company announced July 20. The agenda item was approved at the company’s board meeting held July 16.