CLSA connects institutional investors to ideas and companies to capital.


CLSA provides research-driven equity services to the world’s largest asset managers.

We work with clients to support their specific investment mandates and buy-side trading strategies from research through to liquidity provision.

CLSA has established one of the largest specialised Asian, Australian and Japanese equities sales teams to serve global clients from Hong Kong, London and New York.

CLSA’s global trading teams in Asia, Australia, UK and Americas achieve best execution for clients through a range of trading services and products. We offer direct access to China through CITIC Securities as well as clearing and settlement and custodial services.


A market leader in Fixed Income products and services.

Our award-winning fixed income team provides global clients access to liquidity, products and services to meet their investment needs. With a strong, dedicated balance sheet and a team of experienced traders and research analysts, we are a leading franchise for Asian bond trading.

Operating under the CITIC CLSA brand, we are a leading underwriter and market maker for Chinese USD and CNH corporate bonds and a leading provider of structured solutions across Asia.

Corporate Finance & Capital Markets

A leader in capital markets and corporate finance, CLSA offers corporates a full suite of services to support their growth ambitions, including equity and debt capital market fundraisings, equity-linked products and M&A.

Our deep market knowledge, broad Asian network and highly experienced banking professionals ensure unrivalled access to insights, liquidity and capital for international corporates seeking to invest in Asia and Asian corporates looking for offshore opportunities.

Leveraging CITIC Securities’ vast network of bankers in China, CLSA is uniquely positioned as the most international Chinese capital markets business and the most Chinese international financial services group.

2018 Awards – CLSA and CITIC Securities


Best Investment Bank in Hong Kong: Chinese Financial Institutions – FinanceAsia

Best DCM House in China – FinanceAsia

Best ECM House in China – FinanceAsia

Best Belt and Road Bank in China – FinanceAsia

2017 Awards – CLSA and CITIC Securities


Best ECM House in China – FinanceAsia

Asian Bank of the Year – IFR Asia

Asset Management

Tracking Asia’s growth for more than 20 years.

CLSA’s asset management business offers institutional investors private equity and real estate strategies. Each strategy is designed to generate exceptional returns and combines CLSA’s deep insights on Asia with a long term investment capability.

Private equity funds are offered through CLSA Capital Partners, one of Asia’s largest and most respected multi-fund platforms. CLSA Real Estate seeks to leverage opportunities for growth in the Asian and global real estate sectors.

Wealth Management

Tailor-made financial solutions for individuals, corporates and high net worth clients in China and beyond.

Our dedicated team of wealth management professionals provide financial solutions across a variety of asset classes, including securities and futures trading, margin financing, investment advisory, custodian and nominee services.

Clients benefit from a strong retail distribution network in Greater China, with four offices in Hong Kong and branches in Shanghai and Shenzhen. We also offer our services internationally with offices in Japan, Singapore, Philippines, Thailand, Malaysia, Australia and the United States.


For 30 years, CLSA has consistently presented a differentiated, independent view.

CLSA has built its reputation on providing global investors with unique insights into the companies, issues and themes driving global growth.

Our market-leading analysts, economists and strategists are renowned for producing unparalleled research, differentiated ideas and insights from a unique Asian perspective. With our extensive on-the-ground presence, CLSA is first to spot emerging issues and trends driving the region.

We have tracked the issues impacting Asia for 30 years.

For CLSA’s 30th anniversary we selected a couple of historic reports to evaluate our economic forecasts for China in 1987 and Asia in 1997.

Corporate Access

CLSA provides a comprehensive, corporate access programme to ensure companies are connected to the right investors.

Through our award-winning CLSA Investor Forums, access days, non-deal, deal and reverse roadshows we offer companies a platform for engaging with the world’s largest and most strategic investors.

CLSA’s dedicated Corporate Access and Event Marketing teams located in Hong Kong, Singapore, Sydney, Tokyo, London and New York work closely with corporates to strategically plan, schedule and manage an optimum meeting schedule.