KGI Hong Kong Group (“KGI HK”), commenced operations in early 1997, is 100% owned by KGI Securities and became a subsidiary company of China Development Financial Holding Corporation in 2012. By acquiring Seapower Securities Ltd. and Seapower Futures Ltd. in 1999, merging Taishin Hong Kong’s operations in late 2009 and merging Grand Cathy Hong Kong Group in mid 2013, KGI HK transformed itself into a versatile financial services company with strong market presence in Hong Kong.
KGI HK has steadily grown to provide a fully diversified platform for launching various investment products and services, including securities, futures, corporate finance, fixed income, equities, derivatives, wealth management and personal investment services. Facing the rapid technological change, KGI HK has actively upgraded the online trading timely, and has become one of the largest online trading brokers in Hong Kong. KGI HK's cli
ents are able to trade in local market and in the markets around the world.
In terms of brokerage market share, KGI HK’s ranking was just next to major international investment banks and outperformed peers from Taiwan. At present, KGI HK has around 1,000 staff and a total of seven business locations in Hong Kong, including the head office, branches and investment management centers. KGI HK styles itself as a stalwart of excellence driven by an innovative business culture, by which credentials it stands out among Taiwanese financial peers as a brand with extensive international reach.
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er leverage KGI HK group resources and its customer base, KGI HK expanded the scale of its major businesses and launched Fixed Income and Futures Business to strengthen its advantages with the strong risk control mechanisms in 2012. These efforts have served KGI HK well in the competitive financial market in Hong Kong and reinforced its position as client’s best investment partner. In 2012, KGI HK was awarded “The Greater China Super Brands”, showing the public recognition of KGI HK.
With the professional knowledge and the wealth of experience of its professionals, KGI HK will continually provide innovative financial products and diversified services to the esteemed clients by satisfying their needs. After merging Grand Cathay Hong Kong group in mid 2013, KGI HK acquired two independent financial advisory firms - TG Holborn (HK) and Alpha Global Asset Management in 2014 and merged these two companies with KGI HK’s Wealth Management Department in light of leveraging the resources of the acquired companies and providing complementary products to its clients.
Believing in the philosophy of making contribution to the society, KGI HK has been actively participating in various kinds of charity work and establishing strategic partnerships with different non-profit organizations. KGI HK was awarded “The Most Popular Taiwanese Broker” by Hong Kong Commercial Daily in 2015 and has been awarded the logo of “Caring Company 10 years plus” by the Hong Kong Council of Social Service for the tenth consecutive year (2008-2017) as a token of recognition of its long-term and continuous effort in caring for the community, employees and environment over the past years. KGI HK puts the spirit of dedication and generosity into action and serves as a role model in fulfilling corporate and social responsibilities.