November 10, 2009
ICBC records rising profits
by Richard Kilner
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The Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) has released its financial results for the first three quarters of the year, including post-tax profits of RMB 100.544bn, growth of 8% on the same period last year.
Net profit was up by 19%, year-on-year, maintaining the Chinese bank’s strong momentum.
The ICBC made a net profit of RMB 41.1bn on banking charges and commission fees, up almost 19% from the same period last year.
Investment banking service and bank card service also grew rapidly, up 44% and 36% respectively to make a combined profit of over RMB 16bn.
Wealth management increased by more than half to achieve income of more than RMB 11.56bn.