First Capital Securities Limited (“First Capital Securities”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of China First Capital Group Limited (“CFCG” or the “Group”; stock code: 1269), has been appointed as the joint bookrunner and joint lead manager of the listing of China Golden Classic Group Limited (“China Golden Classic Group”, stock code: 8281), responsible for placing and underwriting of the listing shares.
First Capital Securities is committed to providing comprehensive services related to securities dealing, share placement in the primary market, and trading and brokering securities and bonds in the secondary market. Earlier this year, First Capital Securities supported the IPO of Human Health Holdings Limited (Stock Code: 1419) as the joint Bookrunner and joint Lead Manager and the offer received overwhelming responses. First Capital Securities was also the placing agent of bonds in a not more than HK$500 million aggregate principal amount issued by its parent CFCG. Looking forward, First Capital Securities will continue to provide investment and financing services to more corporate clients, especially those in the education, healthcare, new energy and logistics sectors, in addition to high net worth individuals.
China Golden Classic Group intends to by way of placing (“Placing”) offer 250,000,000 shares (“Placing Shares”) to be listed on the Growth Enterprise Market (“GEM”) of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (the “Hong Kong Stock Exchange”) The Placing Shares in all will represent 25% of the enlarged issued share capital of the company after the placing and the capitalisation issue are completed. The Placing price will be not more than HK$0.6 per share and is currently expected to be not less than HK$0.36 per share. The shares will be traded in board lots of 8,000 shares each. The final placing price and placing results will be announced on 7 July 2016 (Thursday) and dealings in the Shares on GEM are expected to commence at 9:00 a.m. on 8 July 2016 (Friday).
First Shanghai Capital Limited is the Sole Sponsor of the listing and First Shanghai Securities Limited and First Capital Securities Limited are the Joint Bookrunners and Joint Lead Managers.
ABOUT FIRST CAPITAL SECURITIES LIMITED
First Capital Securities is a Stock Exchange (SEHK) Participant and a licensed corporation to carry out type 1 (dealing in securities) regulated activity under the SFO. SFC CE No: AFS030.
First Capital Securities is a wholly-owned subsidiary of China First Capital Group Limited. The company was incorporated in July 2015 in Hong Kong and was licensed for Type 1 regulated activity under the Securities & Futures Ordinance is the exchange participant of the SEHK. First Capital Securities is principally engaged in securities brokerage, share placement on primary market, trading and brokering securities and bonds on secondary market. Capitalising on the resources and advantages of its parent company, First Capital Securities endeavours to improving investment and financing channels of Chinese investors and at the same time helping overseas investors take part in the Chinese capital market.
ABOUT CHINA GOLDEN CLASSIC GROUP LIMITED
China Golden Classic Group is a daily household products producer in China with a strategic business focus on the production and sales of functional toothpaste. The Group’s flagship oral care product brand “Fe Golden Classic Dentist” has been awarded as a “Well-known Trademark of Jiangsu Province” since 2015. Its “Xue Bao” brand has been awarded as a “Well-known Trademark of China” since 2008. Other brands used by China Golden Classic Group include “Larento”, “Red Bull” and “Kaili”. As at 20 June 2016, China Golden Classic Group has 191 key products under various brand names and has 491 distributors covering 22 provinces, 4 municipalities and 4 autonomous regions in China; and 5 retailer customers, all of which are hypermarket/supermarket chains in China and offer products in a total of over 1,000 retail outlets in China. Based on the retail sales values in 2015, China Golden Classic Group ranked the eighth largest company in the PRC functional toothpaste market having a market share of approximately 3.2%; and the third largest company in the PRC leather care products market having a market share of approximately 9.4%.