Woori Finance Holdings Co., Ltd. (WF) - NYSE
  • Aug. 8, 2011, 10:33 PM
    South Korean shares swoon, the KOSPI falling 8.4%, confirming the drop in the Korean ETF (EWY -9.2%) in today's U.S. trade. Financial shares lead the way: Shinhan Financial (SHG) -12%, Woori Finance (WF) -12%, KB Financial (KB) -10%, tracking the drop in the ADRs during U.S. hours.
    | Aug. 8, 2011, 10:33 PM | 2 Comments
  • Jul. 12, 2011, 2:43 PM
    Banks find a new revenue stream by selling consumer shopping habits - actual data, not just general trends and averages - to retailers in a bid to get ahead of Groupon and LivingSocial in the multi-billion dollar daily deals industry. Forecasts see $1.7B in annual revenue for card issuers by 2015. Already in the game: WF, C, DFS.
    | Jul. 12, 2011, 2:43 PM
  • Nov. 26, 2010, 7:17 AM
    POSCO (PKX) and KT Corp. (KT) reportedly join a consortium led by Woori Finance Holdings (WF) to bid for South Korea's 57%, $6B+ stake in Woori. The first round of bidding closes today.
    | Nov. 26, 2010, 7:17 AM
  • Dec. 10, 2008, 9:28 AM

    Premarket gainers: GNW +23%. NM +22%. EGLE +21%. RTP +19%. EXM +18%. DRYS +18%. GPM +16%. WF +11%. SPP +11%. CEO +10%. DSX +10%. XCO +10%. GNK +9%. BUCY +9%. FCX +8%. HL +8%. HMC +8%. ACH +8%. SLW +8%.

    | Dec. 10, 2008, 9:28 AM
Company Description
Woori Bank engages in the provision of personal and commercial banking services. It operates through the following divisions: Personal and Business Service. The Personal Service business division provides internet banking, deposit, loans, insurance, foreign exchange, funds and retirement... More
Sector: Financial
Industry: Foreign Regional Banks
Country: Korea