china securities index company limited (csi) was established in aug. 2005 and headquartered in shanghai. as a joint venture between the shanghai stock exchange and the shenzhen stock exchange, csi has secured its position as the leading index provider in china in terms of market share, tracking assets, and service quality, with a total of about 4,000 indices under management. adhering to the principles of prudent operation and innovative development, csi is devoted to forging index business. in addition, csi actively expands new business opportunities in providing bond valuation and credit rating service. the company is gaining global reputation with various accolades rewarded and growing aum benchmarked to csi indices in overseas markets. it has developed into a professional index provider with global influence.