Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Limited, formerly known as Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, was established on 1 January 1984.
On 28 October 2005, the Bank was wholly restructured to a joint-stock limited company.
On 27 October 2006, the Bank was successfully listed on both SSE and SEHK.
Through its continuous endeavor and stable development, the Bank has developed into the leading bank in the world, possessing an excellent customer base, a diversified business structure, strong innovation capabilities and market competitiveness, providing a comprehensive range of financial products and services to 6,461 thousand corporate customers and 577 million personal customers.
As at the end of 2017, total assets of the Bank amounted to RMB26,087,043 million, due to customers amounted to RMB19,226,349 million, total loans amounted to RMB14,233,448 million, all among the highest in the world. In 2017, the Bank realized a net profit of RMB287,451 million, representing an increase of 3.0% as compared to the previous year, remaining the best in the global banking industry.