* KOSPI rises, foreigners web consumers
* Korean gained strengthens towards U.S. greenback
* South Korea benchmark bond yield rises
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SEOUL, Could 28 (Reuters) – Spherical-up of South Korean monetary markets:
** South Korean shares rose on Friday, logging their greatest weekly soar in three, led by tech heavyweights, as upbeat knowledge from america supported restoration momentum. Each the gained and the benchmark bond yield rose.
** The KOSPI ended up 23.22 factors, or 0.73%, at 3,188.73, rebounding from a 0.1% decline on Thursday.
** For the week, the index rose 1.02%, marking its greatest acquire in three weeks.
** Higher than anticipated U.S. jobless claims knowledge whetted buyers’ danger urge for food, whereas first-quarter progress remaining unchanged from earlier estimate of 6.4%, underpinned hopes that the financial restoration is gathering steam.
** Auto shares towed KOSPI, with Hyundai Motor and its unit Kia Corp surging 5.22% and 4.83%, respectively. The sub-index for transportation tools additionally jumped 3.74%.
** Amongst different heavyweights, know-how large Samsung Electronics rose 0.63% and battery maker LG Chem soared 3.61%.
** Foreigners have been web consumers of 140.1 billion gained ($125.62 million) value of shares on the primary board.
** South Korea’s Could exports are anticipated to have risen at their quickest tempo in over three a long time, a Reuters ballot confirmed, because of sturdy international demand for the nation’s main merchandise – semiconductors, automobiles and petroleum merchandise.
** The gained ended at 1,115.5 per greenback on the onshore settlement platform, 0.23% increased than its earlier shut at 1,118.1.
** It rose 1.03% on a weekly foundation, posting the sharpest acquire in 15 weeks.
** In offshore buying and selling, the gained was quoted at 1,115.3, whereas in non-deliverable ahead buying and selling its one-month contract was quoted at 1,115.0.
** In cash and debt markets, June futures on three-year treasury bonds fell 0.15 factors to 110.91.
** Essentially the most liquid 3-year Korean treasury bond yield rose by 4.2 foundation factors to 1.166%. ($1 = 1,115.2300 gained) (Reporting by Joori Roh; Enhancing by Rashmi Aich)