Haitong International Securities Group Ltd. operates as an investment holding company, which provides corporate finance, asset management, and brokerage services. The company operates through the following segments: Wealth Management, Corporate Finance, Asset Management, Institutional Clients, and Investment. The Wealth Management segment engages in provision of financial services and investment solutions to retail. This segment services include broking and dealing in securities, futures, options and bullion contracts, leveraged foreign exchange trading, over-the counter products and risk management instruments sales, investment advisory service, financial planning service, insurance products and investment funds distribution services, custodian service as well as the provision of securities margin financing to clients. The Corporate Finance segment provides sponsoring and underwriting services to corporate clients for their fund raising activities in equity and debt capital markets, and also engages in provision of advisory service and financing solutions to corporate clients for their corporate actions such as mergers and acquisitions as well as assets restructuring. The Asset Management segment engages in provision of investment management services on diversified and comprehensive investment products including public funds, private funds, mandatory provident funds and discretionary accounts to individual, corporate and institutional clients. The Institutional clients segment engages in provision of cash equities sales and trading, prime brokerage, stock borrowing and lending, equity research, investment and financing solutions, and issuance and market-making for a variety of financial instruments such as fixed income products, currency and commodity products, futures and options, exchange traded funds and derivative products in financial centers across the world for global institutional clients. The Investment segment engages in investing in investment funds and private equity investments. Haitong International Securities Group was founded in 1973 and is headquartered in Hong Kong.