Haitong Securities Co. Ltd. is a leading investment bank and securities firm in China, and one of the largest by net assets (approximately RMB 140 billion). Founded in 1988, listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange and the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, its business activity include securities intermediation, investment banking, asset management and private equity businesses. The Haitong Group has over 300 securities branches across China serving over a large and stable customer base of approximately 18 million domestic and overseas customers. Haitong Securities is the first Chinese investment bank with a global capability operating across developed and emerging markets. It plays a key role in building a bridge between Chinese and international markets and in creating unique opportunities for its Clients.