Market: Hong Kong
ISIN: CNE100002342
Industry : Insurance

China Re Group is the only state-owned reinsurance group in China and ranking first in Asia and eighth globally by reinsurance premium. It possesses profound cultural basis, leading industry position and extensive brand influence.

Strong shareholder background and sound capital strength. China Re Group was co-founded by the Ministry of Finance of the People’s Republic of China and the Central Huijin Investment Company Limited. As on 31 December 2022, the Group’s gross premium income and total assets amounted to RMB169.765 billion and RMB520.695 billion respectively.

Leader in China’s reinsurance market. China Re Group takes the function as a national reinsurer. It owns rich historical heritage, a strong comparative advantage in domestic resources, huge client base and diversified local and overseas business channels and has been playing the role as the major reinsurance channel in China’s insurance market for a long time.

Strong professional and risk management capabilities. China Re Group owns abundant industry data, preeminent professional and technical strengths and powerful innovative capacity in the industry. It also has well-experienced management and technical teams, efficient group management, prudent risk management and solid fundamental management.

Sound capacity for sustainable development. China Re Group has a remarkable performance in the reinsurance business and a comprehensive organizational structure and a complete industrial chain in insurance, which enable the Group to achieve sustainable development and steady profit growth. China Re Group has been rated “A (excellent)” continuously by A.M. Best since 2010, and rated “A+” or “A” continuously by Standard & Poor’s since 2014.

The first reinsurance group listed in Hong Kong. On 26 October 2015, China Re Group was listed on the main board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited, becoming the first reinsurance group listed in Hong Kong (stock code: 01508.HK).

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Share data
Currency HKD
Previous Close 0.43
Change (%) -1.16
Volume 5,651,000
Number of H-Shares(mil) 6,679.42
H-Share Market Cap (mil) 2,838.75
Financial Highlights, RMB millions 2020 2021 2022
Total assets 453,577 499,796 520,695
Total liabilities 350,676 397,706 426,022
Total equity 102,901 102,090 94,673
Gross written premiums 161,574 162,732 169,765
Net profit 5,924 5,895 1,525
Net proft attributable to equity shareholders of the parent company 5,711 5,954 1,871
Earnings per share (RMB) 0.13 0.14 0.04
Net assets per share attributable to equity shareholders of the parent company (RMB) 2.19 2.18 2.02
Weighted average return on equity (%)1 6.34 6.41 2.09

Note: 1. Weighted average return on equity = Net proft attributable to equity shareholders of the parent company ÷ balance of weighted average equity.