HNA International Investment Signed Comprehensive Strategic Cooperation Agreement with China Securities
HONG KONG, June 16, 2016
HNA International Investment Holdings Limited today announced that the Company has officially signed a Strategic Cooperation Framework Agreement with China Securities (International) Finance Holding Company Limited in Hong Kong. The senior management of both companies have attended the signing ceremony on the day and discussed future strategic cooperation.
Pursuant to the Agreement, HNA International Investment and China Securities (International) intend to form a strategic partnership mainly in the domains of investment and financing advisory, corporate finance, asset management and investment fund, as well as infrastructure and commercial real estate development. HNA International Investment will lead the consolidation of industry resources while China Securities (International) will provide investment and financing platform. Through the establishment of investment fund, both companies aim to achieve a win-win scenario. The target fund size will be approximately HK$20 billion.
HNA Group, the major shareholder of HNA International Investment, is a large multinational conglomerate and part of the Fortune Global 500. In recent years, the Company has actively pursued strategic businesses transformation while seeking opportunities in property investment, infrastructure and real estate development in major developed economies. The Agreement is the first comprehensive strategic cooperation agreement signed by HNA International Investment with an investment bank. The cooperation will not only enhance the brand value of HNA International Investment, but also facilitate the integration of the Company’s enterprise resources in both investment and financing. This will ultimately lead to a boost in overall competitiveness and advance its global business development.
In recent years, HNA International Investment has stepped up its international business expansion. The Company’s recent acquisition of a commercial building in London has increased HNA International Investment’s brand influence in American, European and other overseas markets. The Company believes that this new partnership with a strong investment banking will further accelerate the Company’s global development strategy.
China Securities (International), a wholly-owned overseas subsidiary of China Securities Co., Ltd., provides a wide range of investment banking products and services to meet the needs of corporations, institutional and wealth management clients through the corporate finance, asset management, securities brokerage, investment research and financing businesses.