About Us

Credit Suisse Founder Securities Limited (“CSFS”) is a Chinese-foreign joint venture securities firm jointly established by Credit Suisse AG ("CS") and Founder Securities Co., Ltd. ("FS"). The current registered capital of CSFS is RMB1,088,979,591.84, 51 per cent of which is provided by CS and 49 per cent of which is provided by FS.

On 13 June 2008, the China Securities Regulatory Commission (“CSRC”) issued the Written Reply in respect of the Establishment of Credit Suisse Founder Securities Limited (Zheng Jian Xu Ke [2008] No.793), approving the set-up of CSFS by FS and CS. FS and CS contributed 66.7% and 33.3% of the then registered capital of CSFS respectively. Upon obtaining business license, the Company was formally incorporated on 24 October 2008. On 29 December 2008, CSFS obtained the License for Operating Securities Business (No. Z15911000) issued by the CSRC. The then business scope of CSFS covered underwriting and sponsoring of shares (including Renminbi ordinary shares and foreign investment shares); bonds (including government bonds and corporate bonds); and other businesses approved by the CSRC. On 24 March 2015, the Beijing Bureau of the CSRC (“Beijing Bureau”) issued the reply of Jing Zheng Jian [2015] No. 24, authorizing the Company to expand its business scope to conduct securities brokerage business (limited to Qianhai area). On 26 August 2015, the CSRC ratified the Company’s application for a new securities business license (No. 13740000). The Company’s current business scope included: (i) underwriting and sponsoring of shares (including Renminbi ordinary shares and foreign investment shares) and bonds (including government bonds and corporate bonds); (ii) securities brokerage service (only limited to Qianhai Shenzhen-Hong Kong Modern Service Industry Cooperation Zone of Shenzhen city of Guangdong Province); and (iii) other businesses approved by the CSRC. On 14 April 2020, by issuing the Affirmative Reply on the Change of Controlling Shareholders of Credit Suisse Founder Securities Limited (Zheng Jian Xu Ke [2020] No. 696), the CSRC approved the following matters: the increase and change in registered capital of CSFS; CS becomes the major shareholder and controlling shareholder of CSFS; and Credit Suisse Group AG (Chinese name: 瑞信集团股份有限公司) becomes the actual controller of CSFS. In June 2020, CSFS completed all procedures for the increase and change in registered capital and CS has become the controlling shareholder of CSFS since then.

Currently, Ms. Janice Hu is the Chairwoman of the Board of Directors of CSFS, while Mr. Wang Minsheng is the Chief Executive Officer and Legal Representative of CSFS.

CSFS is registered in Beijing and its business office is located on 12 & 15/F South Tower, Financial Street Centre, No. A9, Financial Street, Xi Cheng District, Beijing, China.   



Overview of branch

Name of branch: Qianhai Trading Outlet of Credit Suisse Founder Securities Limited

Registered address: Qianhai Complex A201, Qianwan Road 1, Qianhai Shenzhen-Hong Kong Cooperation Zone, Shenzhen, China

Business office: Room 2003, Tower 2, Kerry Plaza, 1 Zhong Xin Si Road, Futian District, Shenzhen, China

Business scope: Securities brokerage (limited to Qianhai Shenzhen-Hong Kong Modern Service Industry Cooperation Zone in Shenzhen, Guangdong Province); and underwriting and sponsoring (only limited to undertaking) of shares (including Renminbi ordinary shares and foreign investment shares) and bonds (including government bonds and corporate bonds).

Person-in-charge: Steven Zhang

Complaint telephone: (010)66538666



About Shareholders


Credit Suisse AG


Credit Suisse AG (CS, Chinese name: 瑞信银行股份有限公司) was incorporated on July 5, 1856. Its place of incorporation is Zurich, Switzerland and its registered office address is Paradeplatz 8, CH-8001, Zurich, Switzerland. CS is an integrated universal bank. According to the Explanatory Letter provided by Swiss Federal Banking Commission (now renamed as “Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority, FINMA”), CS may engage in all banking, investment banking, securities brokerage, securities trading, asset management, financing and other financial service businesses, all of which are regulated by FINMA. 

Further information about Credit Suisse AG can be found at http://www.credit-suisse.com/cn/.


Founder Securities Co., Ltd.  

Founder Securities Co., Ltd. (“FS”) was incorporated on 26 October 1994. Its registered address is Units 3701-3717, Tower 4 and 5, Hua Yuan The Central, No. 36, Segment II of Xiang Jiang Zhong Lu, Tianxin District, Changsha City, Hunan Province, China. Its registered capital was RMB8,232 million. The business scope of FS covers: securities brokerage (excluding securities brokerage business in Qianhai Shenzhen-Hong Kong Modern Service Industry Cooperation Zone), securities investment advisory service, securities proprietary trading, securities assets management, margin trading and securities lending, financial advisory service relating to securities trading and securities investment activities, distribution of securities investment funds, providing intermediary referral service for futures firms, distribution of financial products, setup of wholly-owned subsidiaries to engage in direct investment business, investment in financial products other than those included in the List of Proprietary Investment Products of Securities Firms by setting up subsidiaries and other business permitted by the CSRC. On 10 August 2011, the A shares of FS (ticker: 601901) were listed and traded on Shanghai Stock Exchange via IPO.


Further information about FS can be found at www.foundersc.com.