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Chinese insurance firm Hengguang Holding files for a $20 million US IPO

January 18, 2022

Hengguang Holding, which distributes property & casualty and life & health insurance products in China, filed on Tuesday with the SEC to raise up to $20 million in an initial public offering.

Heng Guang Insurance distributes a variety of insurance products, including both property and casualty insurance (automobile insurance, commercial property insurance, casualty and accident insurance, construction and engineering insurance, and liability insurance) and life and health insurance. The firm primarily provides sales, distribution, and ancillary services for products underwritten by the 70+ insurance companies Heng Guang Insurance represents. The firm currently has 48 branch offices throughout China.

The Chengdu, China-based company was founded in 2004 and booked $20 million in revenue for the 12 months ended June 30, 2021. It plans to list on the Nasdaq under the symbol HGIA. Network 1 Financial Securities is the sole bookrunner on the deal. No pricing terms were disclosed.