ANTA Sports Wins Nine Awards of HKIRA Including the "Best IR Company" - Demonstrates Affirmation and Recognition from Capital Market
Hong Kong, 14 September 2021 – ANTA Sports Products Limited ("ANTA Sports" or the "Company", stock code: 2020.HK) is pleased to announce that ANTA Sports received nine awards in the 2021 Hong Kong Investor Relations ("HKIRA") Awards, which is the seventh consecutive year that ANTA Sports has won the awards.
ANTA Sports once again won the Award of "Best IR Company". Mr. Ding Shizhong, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of ANTA Sports, won the "Best IR by Chairman/CEO" Award; Mr. Lai Shixian, Executive Director of the Board and Chief Financial Officer of ANTA Sports, won the "Best IR by CFO" Award; Ms. Suki Wong, Senior Investor Relations Director of ANTA Sports, won the "Best IRO (Investor Relations Officer)" Award. ANTA Sports' Investor Relations team won the "Best IR Team" Award for the third consecutive year. Apart from above awards, this year, ANTA Sports received recognition for "Best ESG (G)", "Best Investor Meeting", "Best Investor Presentation Material" and "Best Annual Report".
Multiple awards from HKIRA proofed ANTA Sports are widely recognized by the investor relations community.
HKIRA Awards is organized by the Hong Kong Investor Relations Association. This is the seventh consecutive year that the Awards have been held and aims to reward excellence in investor relations practices by individuals and companies listed on Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Nominees for the Awards are first put forward by the public, and then recipients are selected by qualified voters composed of buy-side and sell-side investors through online voting, the awards are widely recognized by the investor relations community.
Mr. Ding Shizhong, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of ANTA Sports, said, "Although the Pandemic raging around the world has brought uncertainty to the global economy, ANTA Sports has continued to strive for excellence in investor relations and such has been recognized by the industry. Receiving so many awards fully reflects the recognition from the capital market. I am delighted and sincerely appreciative to our investors for their long-term support. ANTA Sports has always believed that effective communication with the investment community is vital for the capital market to have a deeper understanding of our business model and strategic deployment. It is also an important foundation for ANTA Sports' long-term and stable development. In the future, we will continue to uphold the spirit of our motto that drives us to ′Keep Moving′, in order to promote our business development, thus continually creating excellence which will be the clarion call for our future business development and encourage us to create greater value for our shareholders."
About ANTA Sports
ANTA brand was established in 1991, while ANTA Sports Products Limited, a leading global sportswear company, was listed on the Main Board of HKEx in 2007 (Stock code: 2020.HK). For many years, ANTA Sports has been principally engaging in the design, development, manufacturing and marketing of branded sportswear including footwear, apparel and accessories to consumers. By embracing an all-round brand portfolio including ANTA, FILA, DESCENTE and KOLON SPORT, and by setting up an investor consortium to successfully acquire Amer Sports in 2019, a Finnish sportswear group that has internationally recognized brands including Salomon, Arc'teryx, Peak Performance, Atomic, Suunto, Wilson, etc. ANTA Sports aims to unlock the potential of both the mass and high-end sportswear markets.
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ANTA Sports Products Limited
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