China Securities Regulatory Commission Approves Haier’s Application for Offshore-listing on CEINEX D-Share Market

12/06/2018

Frankfurt/Main, Germany, June 12, 2018 – On June 12, Qingdao Haier Co., Ltd announced the approval of their application for an offshore-listing on the CEINEX D-Share Market in Frankfurt/Main, Germany, by the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) in Beijing. The China Europe International Exchange (CEINEX) welcomes this approval as an important step underlining the quality in the construction of the CEINEX D-Share Market, which is part of the EU-regulated market of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (Prime Standard).

 

The CEINEX D-Share Market gives international investors the opportunity to invest in Chinese blue-chip companies under European rules and regulations. Following the EU's high-level standards of transparency, international investors can trade these shares in the market infrastructure that is well known to them in Frankfurt/Main, while offering Chinese companies a channel to diversify their overseas financing as well as increase their international branding. The CEINEX market place serves as a bridge between the financial markets to strengthen the cooperation of the real economies in Europe and China.  

 

Dr. CHEN Han, CO-CEO CEINEX, said, “The approval by the China Securities Regulatory Commission for an offshore listing by Qingdao Haier Co., Ltd. on the CEINEX D-Share Market is a great encouragement to us. CEINEX will continue to closely cooperate with the issuer to prepare the listing of D-Shares. Meanwhile, we will actively develop the relevant regulatory framework together with the Deutsche Börse Group to provide the market infrastructure for a smooth start and development of the CEINEX D-Share Market in Frankfurt.”

 

About China Europe International Exchange AG (CEINEX)

Based in Frankfurt/Main, Germany, CEINEX is a joint venture established by the Shanghai Stock Exchange, the Deutsche Börse Group, and the China Financial Futures Exchange. As the first market place for RMB-related and China-related investment products in the Chinese offshore market, it acts as a unique bridge between the Chinese and international financial markets. CEINEX is dedicated to providing reliable offshore RMB- and China-related financial instruments to investors, so as to promote RMB internationalization.


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German and English-speaking Media

Mr. Sascha Dettmar

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Chinese and English-speaking Media

Ms. Huanyu Zhou

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