On April 8, “The Most Respected Listed Companies in 2017” Award Ceremony was grandly held by China Association for Public Companies together with China Securities Investor Protection Fund Co., Ltd., Shanghai Stock Exchange, Shenzhen Stock Exchange, Securities Association of China and China Securities Investor Services Center in Beijing. SD-Gold won the “Top 100 Most Respected Listed Companies in 2017”.
During the award ceremony, Mao Hansong, director of supervision department of China Securities Regulatory Commission, Wang Jianzhou, chairman of China Association for Public Companies, Gong Haibin, general manager of China Securities Investor Protection Fund Co., Ltd., and Xu Ming, general manager of China Securities Investor Services Center made the speeches.
Since it was listed in 2013, SD-Gold has insisted on the business purposes of “beneficial to employees, shareholders and the society and making the country rich and powerful”, constantly enhanced the protection awareness of the investors and improved the protection level of the investors. As a leading company in the gold industry, SD-Gold has won wide recognition and trust from the market and the society with its standardized governance, excellent performance, strong returns, and sound capital structures. In recent years, the Company has adopted multiple communication methods and established a rapid communication channel with investors, media, and intermediary agencies, which further deepens investors’ and capital markets’ understanding of the Company.
This appraisal and selection activity adopts the self-recommendation and recommendation by the listed companies, real name voting of the investors and review of expert committee, etc. to produce the award-winning list of the “Top 100 Most Respected Listed Companies in 2017”, including 58 main board enterprises from Shanghai, 18 main board enterprises from Shenzhen, 15 SME board enterprises and 9 GEM enterprises. There were only 8 Shandong enterprises winning this award, including SD-Gold, Wanhua Chemical, Weichai Power, DEEJ, Joyoung, Tsingtao Beer, Qingdao Haier and Hisense Electric Appliance.
In the appraisal and selection activities, 5389 individual investors and 592 general institutional investors carried out the real name voting by the fixed investor survey sample database of China Securities Investor Protection Fund Co., Ltd. In the meantime, 153 professional institutional investors carried out the real name voting by the website of China Association for Public Companies.