Set out below is the history and the key milestones of the Group:
The Group was mainly founded by CK Hutchison and Commonwealth Bank of Australia. CK Hutchison is a leading multinational conglomerate founded by Mr. Li Ka-Shing, with operations in over 50 countries in sectors including ports and related services, retail, infrastructure, energy, telecommunications and finance and investments.
The Group launched its first client service centre.
The Group established an office in Shanghai.
The Group established an office in Shenzhen.
The Group introduced Morgan Stanley Private Equity Asia (“MSPE”) as a strategic shareholder of the Group and MSPE assisted in developing the Group’s financial planning and asset management businesses catering to HNWI clients in the PRC.
The Group entered into its first institutional asset management mandate.
The Group entered into long-term strategic cooperation agreements with KEB Hana and Yango Holdings.
AMTD Group successfully completed its debut US$110mm 3-year HKSE-listed bond offering representing the first ever international USD bond offering from an unrated and unlisted financial services company from Asia.