Established in 1991, GF Securities Co., Ltd. (the “Company”) is one of the first, full-service securities companies in China. The Company was successfully listed on the main boards of the Shenzhen Stock Exchange (Stock code: 000776.SZ), and the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (Stock code: 1776.HK), in 2010 and 2015, respectively.
The Company is a provider of comprehensive capital market services with industry-leading innovation capabilities focused on serving China’s quality enterprises and many investors with demand for financial products and services, possessing licenses for a full range of services involved in four business segments, including investment banking, wealth management, trading, and institution and investment management.
With its controlled subsidiaries, namely GF Futures Co., Ltd., GF Xinde Investment Management Co., Ltd., GF Qianhe Investment Co., Ltd., GF Securities Asset Management (Guangdong) Co., Ltd., GF Holdings (Hong Kong) Corporation Limited, Guangfa Financial Leasing (Guangdong) Co., Ltd. and GF Fund Management Co., Ltd., and its invested subsidiary, E Fund Management Co., Ltd. (one of the parallel largest shareholders), the Company has established a financial group structure and service capabilities has been improved continuously. As of the end of 2022, the Company had 338 branches and business departments nationwide, with a presence in 31 provinces, municipalities, and autonomous regions across the PRC.
The Company has remained one of the most influential securities companies in China for over 30 years since founding and established leading advantages in several core business segments, with researching, asset management and wealth management ranking top among the industry. As of 31 December 2022, the Company’s consolidated total assets amounted to RMB617,256 million, representing an increase of 15.19% as compared to the end of 2021; and equity attributable to owners of the Company was RMB120,146 million, representing an increase of 12.68% as compared to the end of 2021. In 2022, total operating revenue of the Company was RMB251,320 million and net profit attributable to owners of the Company was RMB7,929 million.
GF Securities always maintains a strong sense of family and country, upholds its mission of “creating values to realize the dream of serving the country with financial services”, to actively serve the country's real economy to improve both in quantity and quality. The Company makes continuous progress in developing its corporate values of “inquisitiveness and integrity” and carries forward its excellent cultural genes of an “army of doctors”. With knowledge as the guarantee and professionalism as the cornerstone, the Company will continue to explore new prospects for development.
Looking ahead, GF Securities will embrace the new development pattern, follow national strategies, strengthen its core capabilities, build a solid customer base, optimize the construction of its platform, effectively serve the real economy, promote common prosperity and the preservation and appreciation of residents’ wealth, and embark on a new journey of high-quality development in the tide of serving Chinese modernization.