About Us Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd ("Ping An" or “the Company” or "the Group") was established in 1988 in Shekou, Shenzhen. The Group is the first insurance company in China to have a shareholding structure. Today, it has developed into an integrated financial services conglomerate with three core businesses: insurance, banking, and investment. The Group’s shares are listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange under the stock code "2318" and on the Shanghai Stock Exchange commitments to its investors by enhancing asset value and delivering stable returns, to customers by providing the best service with integrity, and to society by giving back to the community and doing our part in nation building. “Ping An carries out its business under the guiding principle of “Expertise Creates Value”. Its actions are guided by its belief in optimizing value.
The mechanisms of "competition, motivation, elimination" are implemented, together with a distinctive, professional, advanced and long-term business philosophy. Ping An's vision is to become an internationally leading integrated financial services group by leveraging its insurance, banking and investment businesses to achieve long-term, stable and healthy growth while creating sustainable and greater value for its stakeholders. Through its subsidiaries such as Ping An Life Insurance Company of China, Ltd. ("Ping An Life"); Ping An Property & Casualty Insurance Company of Insurance Company of China, Ltd.(“Ping An Annuity”); Ping An Health Insurance Company of China, Ltd. (“Ping An Health”); Shenzhen Development Bank Co.
(“Ping An Futures”); and Ping An-UOB Fund Management Company Limited (“Ping An-UOB Fund”), the Group provides comprehensive products and services in insurance, banking and investment to more than 70 million individual life insurance sales agents and 175,136 full-time employees. As at 31 December 2011, the Group’s consolidated total assets and equity attributable to shareholders of the parent company amounted to RMB2,285.42 billion and RMB130.87 billion, respectively. Both Ping An Life and Ping An Property & Casualty are ranked as the second was ranked No.147 in Forbes’ Global 2000 league table, No.
83 in both The Financial Times’ Top 100 Global Brands and WPP Millward a professionally-managed and world-class organization, Ping An is the first Chinese insurer to have introduced foreign investors into its shareholding structure. Operating under the principle of “Group Holdings, Segment Operation, Segment Supervision, Group Listing”, Ping An has been able to ensure the Group as a whole is moving towards its goal, upon a foundation that unites strategy, branding and corporate culture. Its financial platform is the most integrated among China’s financial services sector. Its national back office support operation in Zhangjiang, Shanghai is a leading financial backend support center in Asia.
09 million to 3,905 students in the area of thesis awards, scholarship programs and “Start a Business” competition. With regard to Red Cross, Ping An has mobilized blood donation among its staff for ten consecutive years with the amount of blood donated reaching 36.75 million cc. In addition, Ping An has provided insurance for free to more than 2,500 people who have donated hemopoietic stem cells (HSC).