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the history of the Bank of China
„Bank of China“(BOC) is China’s oldest bank (founded in 1912) and one of the four largest banks of the country. By amounting assets of approximately $433 billion, it is also one of the Top 20 richest banks in the world. The BOC has gained wide reputation as being expert in foreign exchange dealing since 40 years and thus is seen as the most international bank of the country, having more than 580 branches and offices in 26 countries. Within the country, the bank operates a network consisting of 12.000 branches and nearly 200.000 employees.
Although the BOC itself is subordinate to the control of the Chinese government, it’s Hong Kong subsidiary company „Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited“acts as first Chinese bank that got listed on the foreign stock exchange. It strives for building up the BOC to a market-and consumer-oriented institution for banking services of world-class, and this shall be reached by means of a stable corporate structure, which shall able to secure excellent services for a long time to come