Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited (“BOCHK”), established on 1 October 2001, is one of the leading listed commercial banking groups in Hong Kong with strong market positions in all major businesses. It has the most extensive local branch network and diverse service platforms, including about 220 branches, efficient e-channels of over 1,000 self-service machines, Internet and mobile banking services, as well as corporate banking centres. It offers a comprehensive range of financial, investment and wealth management services to personal, corporate, SME and institutional customers. BOCHK is one of the three note-issuing banks and the Clearing Bank for Renminbi business in Hong Kong. With its strong RMB franchise, BOCHK has been the first choice for customers in this business. Through the deep collaboration with its parent bank, BOC, it provides a full range of high quality cross-border services to multinationals, cross-border customers, Mainland enterprises going global, central banks and super-sovereign organisations.
In line with the strategic plan of Bank of China Limited (“BOC”) and BOCHK in the ASEAN region and Hong Kong, the Company has completed disposal of all of its interests in NCB held by BOCHK in May 2016, and is transforming BOCHK into a regional bank.
BOC Hong Kong (Holdings) Limited (the “Company”) was incorporated in Hong Kong on 12 September 2001 to hold the entire equity interest in BOCHK, its principal operating subsidiary. After a successful global IPO, the Company began trading on the main board of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong on 25 July 2002, with stock code “2388”, ADR OTC Symbol “BHKLY”