Asia Century Investment Limited, 15 Years and Counting

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Asia Century Investment Limited, celebrating 15 years of success in style!

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Come the end of 2016, Asia Century Investment Limited celebrates its 15th anniversary. It was on December 7th, 2001 that this boutique investment house was officially established to play an active role in the IPO market not just in its home country of Hong Kong but also on a global scale. Focused firmly on the future and very proud of what it has accomplished, ACI Limited celebrates the past 15 years by acknowledging the vision of its architects and the contribution of those who built the institution from the ground up. Thanks to them and to all employees, from the past to today, Asia Century Investment Limited has evolved from a Hong Kong asset management company to a world-class and well respected player within the investment sector.

7th of December 2016 – Asia Century Investment Limited (ACIL) will celebrate its anniversary in style. To celebrate the special occasion, the company will be opening its doors to new investors and providing a fantastic opportunity to be part of potentially the largest IPO to ever debut on the Hong Kong market. Asia Century Investment Limited has been a major player in the IPO market since its inception just 15 years ago. Its two most successful placements for clients were the Postal Savings Bank of China (PSBC). The Beijing-based lender raised a total of $7.4 billion in the Hong Kong listing–selling 12.1 billion shares, making it the largest offering this year globally and the $25 billion New York IPO of Chinese e-commerce group Alibaba in 2014.

Ant Financial Services Group - This company may not be a household name in the western world but in China, Hong Kong and the Far East as a whole, the company is at the forefront of its industry. Ant Financial Services Group ("Ant Financial"), was officially founded in October 2014 and originated from Alipay which is the world’s leading third-party payment platform founded in 2004. Ant Financial controls China’s biggest online payment service, Alipay. Its IPO would likely be among the biggest ever for Hong Kong, though the specific amount to be raised hasn’t been decided. Ant Financial, controlled by Alibaba Chairman Jack Ma, completed a $4.5 billion equity fundraising round. Analyst valuations have varied wildly, ranging from $50 billion to $90 billion USD. A Reuters survey from 25 analysts produced a $70 billion average.

Besides Alipay, Ant Financial also controls the company that manages Yu’E Bao, the nation’s largest money-market fund.

Back to the birthday boy, Asia Century Investment Limited have a small but impressive client base and a fast growing number of global partners, the team has grown significantly over the past 15 years and, in doing so, has brought tremendous value to the financial sector.

The company is in a prime position within the private equity market and has a wealth of experience in the Pre-IPO market, and from independent analysis confirming, that the next 18 months within the Pre IPO and IPO markets sets to break all global records in funding, the company sees this as their opportunity to provide clients and the company with a place right at the top

About Asia Century Investment Limited, Hong Kong.

Asia Century Investment is a leading privately held investment management firm, committed to delivering superior investment performance and building long-term client relationships since its founding in 2001. Serving investment professionals, institutions, corporations and individual investors, Asia Century Investment offers a variety of actively managed investment disciplines through an array of products including secure funds, institutional separate accounts. The company's 400 employees serve clients from its headquarters in Hong Kong. Li Kum-Chun, chairman and president and Alfred Livingstone chief financial officer. For more information about Asia Century Investments, visit http://www.asiacenturyinvest.com.

The company is a privately held investment holding company with headquarters in Hong Kong. The group of companies have a prime focus on Asia, North America and emerging global countries.

The company specializes in Blue Chip equities, Fixed Dividend Funds and secure IPOs, and a firm that believes in low risk and high reward investment products that are available to investors today.

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