Financial investment in China rises as insurance funds diversify

China Daily (Europe) | Aug 16, 2019 at 12:00 AM
  • China’s insurance funds posted a 5.56 percent annualized rate of return on financial investment in the first half of 2019, up by 0.8 percentage points year-on-year.
  • At the end of June, the insurance sector’s total assets amounted to 19.5 trillion yuan ($2.77 trillion), while the balance of utilized insurance funds reached 17.4 trillion yuan.
  • At the end of June, the volume of debt and equity investment plans registered at the association reached 2.39 trillion yuan and 310 billion yuan, respectively.