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About the company

China Life Insurance Company Limited is a life insurance company. The Company provides a range of insurance products, including individual and group life insurance, health insurance and accident insurance products. It operates through three segments: Life Insurance, Health Insurance, and Accident Insurance. Its Life Insurance segment provides participating and non-participating life insurance and annuities to individuals and groups. Its Health Insurance segment provides short-term and long-term health insurance to individuals and groups. Its Accident Insurance segment provides short-term and long-term accident insurance to individuals and groups.

  • Revenue in HKD (TTM)782.60bn
  • Net income in HKD39.07bn
  • Incorporated2003
  • Employees102.30k
  • Location
    China Life Insurance Co LtdNo. 16Financial Street, Xicheng DistrictBEIJING 100033ChinaCHN
  • Phone+86 1 063633333
  • Fax+86 1 066575722
  • Websitehttp://www.e-chinalife.com
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Key Information
CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
(5 yr avg)
Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin
(5 yr avg)
Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
(5 yr avg)
(YOY change %)
(5 yr growth rate)
Net income
(YOY change %)
Net income
(5 yr growth rate)
Capital expenditure
(5 yr growth rate)
(5 yr growth rate)
China Cinda Asset Management Co Ltd129.45bn20.68bn219.22bn17.55k5.020.6699.751.690.54190.54193.394.740.0835--29.487,375,730.001.461.943.133.8797.7597.7217.5520.37--1.990.862625.3132.6033.6410.0718.5016.28--
China Pacific Insurance (Group) Co., Ltd335.95bn16.41bn295.86bn101.89k19.422.25--0.88071.811.8137.0715.630.2901----3,297,251.001.451.49--------5.005.29--7.940.058247.5819.8113.2821.6123.636.6517.98
Fubon Financial Holding Co Ltd.814.20bn59.67bn629.30bn44.17k9.211.059.850.77295.835.8379.5651.340.1222----18,432,110.000.90940.9307--------7.447.67--3.230.509840.5714.827.799.6612.7421.7818.13
Cathay Financial Holding Co., Ltd.549.96bn68.62bn751.17bn55.54k10.161.1610.081.375.465.4643.7847.700.0638----10,000,530.000.8020.6951--------12.5710.78----0.372850.2010.509.0117.9828.37-1.2334.21
China Life Insurance Co Ltd782.60bn39.07bn775.93bn102.30k15.481.5618.310.99151.381.3827.6913.750.231----7,650,
AIA Group Ltd304.07bn48.04bn833.86bn20.00k17.302.5316.792.743.993.9925.2627.300.1933----15,203,310.003.092.31--------15.9714.33--29.500.085427.7738.3413.7046.9715.18-11.2821.85
Ping An Insurance (Grp) Co of China Ltd934.42bn91.74bn1.14tn342.55k12.042.25--,727,838.001.651.44--------11.0410.50--16.330.840819.5425.2824.4642.7834.7518.1658.49
Dai-ichi Life Holdings Inc6.50tn363.93bn2.38tn62.61k6.390.61735.790.3661310.88310.885,546.543,218.830.1232------0.68930.424--------5.603.07----0.205420.476.095.0857.3562.195.0425.59
Japan Post Holdings Co Ltd12.92tn460.62bn5.50tn254.54k10.800.37286.950.4256113.18113.183,168.873,278.110.0443------0.17540.1313--------3.962.75----0.012828.08-3.05-4.011,689.67-3.93----
Data as of Jun 21 2018. Currency figures normalised to China Life Insurance Co Ltd's reporting currency: Hong Kong Dollar HKD

Institutional shareholders

19.96%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 30 Apr 2018253.75m3.41%
Hang Seng Investment Management Ltd.as of 31 May 2018240.53m3.23%
Comgest SAas of 28 Feb 2018219.57m2.95%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 30 May 2018208.58m2.80%
Templeton Global Advisors Ltd.as of 31 Mar 2018153.33m2.06%
FIL Investment Management (Hong Kong) Ltd.as of 30 Apr 2018147.77m1.99%
State Street Global Advisors Asia Ltd.as of 31 Mar 201875.78m1.02%
Norges Bank Investment Managementas of 31 Dec 201774.52m1.00%
Fidelity Management & Research Co.as of 30 Apr 201856.39m0.76%
BlackRock Advisors (UK) Ltd.as of 06 Jun 201855.25m0.74%
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