Public Financial Holdings Limited (formerly known as "JCG Holdings Limited") ("Public Financial" or the "Company") is an investment and property holding company incorporated in Bermuda under the Companies Act 1981 on 16 August 1991. Its shares are listed on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited ("SEHK") (stock code : 626).
Public Financial is a 73.2% owned subsidiary of Public Bank Berhad ("Public Bank"), the shares of which are listed on Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad.
The major subsidiaries of Public Financial are Public Bank (Hong Kong) Limited ("Public Bank (Hong Kong)"), Public Finance Limited ("Public Finance") and Winton (B.V.I.) Limited ("Winton").
Public Bank (Hong Kong) is a commercial bank registered under the Banking Ordinance of Hong Kong SAR. Public Bank (Hong Kong) was formerly known as Asia Commercial Bank Limited which was incorporated in 1934, and was acquired by the Company in May 2006. Its name was formally changed to Public Bank (Hong Kong) Limited in June 2006. Currently, Public Bank (Hong Kong) has a network of 32 branches in Hong Kong, 3 branches in Shenzhen and a representative office each in Shanghai, Shenyang and Taipei. Public Bank (Hong Kong) provides a comprehensive suite of commercial and retail banking services and has been a committed financial institution partner to its clients in Hong Kong and Greater China for more than 70 years.
Public Finance, formerly known as JCG Finance Company, Limited, was incorporated in Hong Kong on 20 October 1977 and registered as a deposit-taking company under the Banking Ordinance on 31 January 1978. It was acquired by Public Bank in 1990 and became a wholly owned subsidiary of the Company upon listing of the Company on the SEHK in 1991. In January 2006, the name of JCG Finance Company, Limited was formally changed to Public Finance Limited, and became a wholly owned subsidiary of Public Bank (Hong Kong) on 17 October 2008 as part of the group's reorganisation. The principal activities of Public Finance are deposit taking, personal and commercial lending, mortgage financing, letting of investment properties, the provision of finance to purchasers of taxis and public light buses and distribution of insurance products, etc. In the course of enlarging its market share and enhancing its market position, Public Finance has built up a wide network of branches. With its present network of 42 branches, Public Finance is the largest deposit-taking company in Hong Kong in terms of branch network.
Winton was incorporated in the British Virgin Islands under the International Business Companies Ordinance (No. 8 of 1984). Winton and its subsidiaries (the "Winton Group") are principally engaged in the provision of finance to purchasers of licensed public vehicles such as taxis and public light buses, the provision of personal and short term loans, trading of taxi cabs and taxi licences and leasing of taxis. Currently, Winton has a total of 9 branches in Hong Kong.
With around 1,400 staff in Public Financial and its subsidiaries (the "Group"), we are always here to serve you.
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