Haitong Securities Co. Ltd. is a leading investment bank and securities firm in China, and one of the largest by total assets (approximately RMB 750 billion). Founded in 1988, listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange and the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, its business activity include securities and futures brokerage, investment banking, proprietary trading, asset management, private equity investment, alternatives investment, financial leasing and overseas banking. The Haitong Securities Group has 338 securities and futures branches in China and nearly 20 million clients domestically and abroad. 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.