Agricultural Bank of China Ltd is evolved from a state-owned specialized bank to a state-controlled commercial bank. It listed on the Hong Kong and Shanghai Stock Exchanges in 2010. Headquartered in Beijing, ABC operates more than 20,000-branch network in China, providing corporate and retail banking products and services, and carries out treasury operations for its own accounts or for its customers. Shareholders Central Huijin, China's state-owned investment company, and the Ministry of Finance own 40% and 39%, respectively. Corporate banking, retail banking, and wholesale banking accounted for 37%, 45%, and 15% of profit before tax, in 2018, respectively. Rural banking and urban banking contributed to 39% and 61% of total revenue, and 35% and 65% profit before tax in 2018.
Hong Kong, China, People's Republic of