Oct. 17, 2012 (China Knowledge) - GF Securities Co Ltd<000776>, a major brokerage firm in China, said its net profit attributable to shareholders grow 16.14% YoY to RMB 1.81 billion in the first nine months of this year.
In a statement filed with Shenzhen Stock Exchange
, basic earnings per share for the period were RMB 0.31, 3.33% more than in the same period of last year.
From January to September, the brokerage saw its operation revenue hit RMB 5.35 billion, representing a YoY increase of 23.76%.
As of the end of Sep 30, 2012, the company had RMB 79.26 billion in total assets, 3.19% more than at the beginning of this year.