Hong Kong – 21 July 2022: On July 20, 2022, CLSA (UK) was officially approved to be a new trading participant of SIX Swiss Exchange, as one of the first batch of Chinese members. This admission will further enhance CITIC Securities’ competitive advantage in Europe, and foster closer connections between China and European markets. It will enable CITIC Securities’ to fully leverage its global presence and first-class professional abilities, and take its services to Chinese and international corporates to the next level.
Gregor Braun, Head Sales Switzerland & Europe at SIX Swiss Exchange, comments: “I’m pleased to welcome CLSA (UK) and wish them successful trading. As a participant, they enjoy direct access to the order book, first-hand information on new developments as well as the opportunity to contribute their views and needs.”
As CITIC Securities’ international platform, CLSA established its presence in London as early as 1990. With London as its European hub, CITIC Securities provides leading stock brokerage services to the European market, runs one of the largest sales teams in London for Asian stocks covering more than 350 institutional investor clients in 20 European countries. It consistently ranks as one of the top providers in terms of award-winning Asia equity research in European markets, and is currently expanding its corporate advisory services and fixed income products. In terms of capital market activities, CITIC Securities is active in the issuance of GDRs in London, and has led the issuances of GDRs in London such as Yangtze Power, SDIC Power, and Ming Yang Smart Energy.
SIX Swiss Exchange offers access to a wide range of trading segments including Equities, Bonds, Exchange Traded Funds, Mutual Funds and Sponsored Funds, Exchange Traded Products and Structured Products, enabling participants, traders and investors to flexibly respond to market developments and implement instant investment decisions.
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CLSA, CITIC Securities’ international platform, provides global investors and corporate executives with insights, liquidity and capital to drive their growth strategies.
Award-winning research, an extensive Asia footprint, direct links to China and highly experienced finance professionals differentiate our innovative products and services in asset management, corporate finance, equity and debt capital markets, securities and wealth management.
As part of CITIC Securities (SSE: 600030, SEHK: 6030), China’s leading investment bank, CLSA is uniquely positioned to facilitate cross-border capital flows and connect China to the world and the world to China.
CLSA operates from 13 countries across Asia, Australia, Europe and the Americas. For further information, please visit www.clsa.com.