GF Securities, founded in 1991, is one of the first comprehensive securities companies in China, and was listed on the main boards of Shenzhen Stock Exchange (Stock Code：000776.SZ) and Hong Kong Stock Exchange (Stock Code：1776.HK) in 2010 and 2015 respectively. Recognized as “The Legion Ph.D.” in the capital market, the Company strives to develop and succeed in a highly competitive and complex industry. Relying on outstanding operating performance, continuously improved comprehensive risk management mechanism and high-quality service, the Company has achieved sustainable and steady development and remained one of China’s most influential securities companies for 31 years since its establishment.
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 andservices.The Company possesses licenses for a full range of services including investment banking, wealth management, transaction and institution and investment management to meet the diversified needs of enterprises, individual and institutional investors, financial institutions and government clients.
With holding position of GF Futures, GF Xinde, GF Qianhe, GF Asset Management, GF Holdings (Hong Kong), Guangfa Financial Leasing and GF Fund Management and investment in E Fund (tied the largest shareholder), the Company has formed a group structure and continuously improved its customer service capability. As of December 31, 2021, the company had 25 branches and 284 securities business departments, covering 31 provinces, cities, and autonomous regions throughout China.
The Company has a complete business system, scientific and balanced business structure and industry-leading comprehensive financial services capability, with main operating indicators ranking among top ten securities firms in China for 28 consecutive years. As of December 31, 2021, the total assets of the Company in the consolidated statements were RMB535.855 billion. The operating income in 2021 was RMB34.25 billion, representing a year-on-year increase of 17.48%; the net profit attributable to owners of listed companies was RMB10.854 billion, representing a year-on-year increase of 8.13%.
Adhering to the core value and excellent cultural genes of “inquisitiveness and integrity”, the Company has established a vision of “creating values to realize the dream of serving the country with financial services” and operation and management philosophy of "stable growth, continual innovations, performance driven culture and business strategies". Advocates professional tenet and innovation, and adheres to the path of professional development, the Company is committed to becoming a first-class investment bank and wealth management institution.
Since its inception, the Company has always been respecting knowledge and talents. GF Securities established a postdoctoral workstation in 1999, which was the first one in China. The Company is one of the first batch of pilot compliance management brokerage selected by the China Securities Regulatory Commission and one of first brokerage to implement comprehensive risk management strategy. The Company promotes the innovative spirit of "leading innovation, pragmatic and enterprising" by adhering to customer-centric, developing and innovating based on customer needs, and striving to provide better services.
The Company will act upon the philosophy of high-quality development, adhere to the leadership of corporate culture, strengthen the construction of its core capabilities, propel the reform of its business model, and promote the continuous improvement of the competitiveness of its business segments, striving to build a quality comprehensive financial service platform gathering “outstanding assets, products and customers”.