This series is calculated by using debt as the numerator and capital and reserves as the denominator. It is a measure of corporate leverage the extent to which activities are financed out of own funds.
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Source: International Monetary Fund
Release: Financial Soundness Indicators
International Monetary Fund, Total Debt to Equity for Republic of Korea© [TOTDTEKRA163N], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/TOTDTEKRA163N/, July 4, 2015.