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NEW CHINA LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY LTD.
(A joint stock company incorporated in the People’s Republic of China with limited liability)
(Stock Code: 1336)
THE COMPLETION OF ISSUANCE OF SUBORDINATED TERM DEBTS
Reference is made to the announcement of New China Life Insurance Company Ltd. (the
“Company”) dated 6 July 2012.
With the approval from the China Insurance Regulatory Commission, the Company has completed
the issuance of RMB10.0 billion subordinated term debts to qualified investors who meet the
relevant regulatory requirements (the “Issuance”).
The total principal amount of the Issuance is RMB10.0 billion, with a maturity term of 10 years.
The coupon rate per annum is 4.60% for the first five years. The Company has the right to redeem
the subordinated term debts at the end of the fifth year. If the Company does not exercise the
redemption right or exercise the redemption right partially, the coupon rate per annum will be
6.60% for the last five years.
The proceeds from the Issuance will be used to replenish the Company’s supplementary capital and
raise the solvency ratio according to applicable laws and approvals from regulatory authorities.
By Order of the Board
New China Life Insurance Company Ltd.
Beijing, China, 31 July 2012
As at the date of this announcement, the Executive Directors of the Company are KANG Dian and
HE Zhiguang; the Non-executive Directors are ZHAO Haiying, MENG Xingguo, LIU Xiangdong,
CHEN Johnny, CHEONG Chee Meng and WANG Chengran; and the Independent Non-executive
Directors are CAMPBELL Robert David, CHEN Xianping, WANG Yuzhong, ZHANG Hongxin,
ZHAO Hua and FONG Chung Mark.