5-YEAR FINANCIAL SUMMARY

Year ended 31 December
2021
HK$’000
2020
HK$’000
2019
HK$’000
2018
HK$’000
2017
HK$’000
Gross cash and short term placements,
and placements with banks and
financial institutions maturing
after one month but not more than
twelve months
6,611,383 7,996,584 5,977,549 5,510,650 6,386,628
Gross loans and advances and trade bills 26,166,163 26,175,702 28,754,802 29,974,965 29,564,240
Held-to-maturity investments at amortised cost 5,671,749
Gross held-to-collect debt securities at amortised cost 6,479,715 6,735,937 6,079,370 6,203,572
Goodwill 2,774,403 2,774,403 2,774,403 2,774,403 2,774,403
Other assets 1,496,488 1,755,697 1,636,716 1,287,300 1,379,699
Total assets 43,528,152 45,438,323 45,222,840 45,750,890 45,776,719
Deposits and balances of banks and other
financial institutions at amortised cost
465,638 421,138 787,235 572,712 1,123,792
Customer deposits at amortised cost 32,175,337 34,192,747 33,917,425 35,284,322 33,984,095
Certificates of deposit issued at amortised cost 753,293
Dividends payable 164,687 131,750 164,688 186,646 175,667
Unsecured bank loans at amortised cost 1,579,636 1,575,018 1,542,693 1,444,614 1,581,852
Other liabilities 573,546 852,529 833,413 514,786 536,769
Total liabilities 34,958,844 37,173,182 37,245,454 38,003,080 38,155,468
Equity 8,569,308 8,265,141 7,977,386 7,747,810 7,621,251
Profit for the year 496,461 396,997 466,340 510,478 503,514
Basic earnings per share (HK$) 0.452 0.362 0.425 0.465 0.459
Diluted earnings per share (HK$) 0.452 0.362 0.425 0.465 0.459