Who We Are?
The AB Capital Group is a diversified financial services institution that provides a full suite of investment services which cater to the diverse requirements of investors.
The Group consists of:
- AB Capital Securities, Inc. (ABCSI), has long been one of the Philippines' leading stock brokerage firms with over 65 years of industry presence. True to its pioneering spirit, ABCSI took the lead in today’s information age, being among the first local brokerages to offer online stock trading. ABCSI is prepared to embrace the new economy and is equipped with the experience and resources to meet the needs of today's new generation of tech - savvy investors. ABCSI provides brokerage services – both online and broker - assisted – as well as market research to institutional and retail clients through its online stock trading platform, traders, and research analysts.
- AB Capital Trust (ABCIC-TID) is an independent financial institution that offers Trust products and services to individual and corporate clients with specific needs and objectives. We offer Unit Investment Trust Funds, Fund Management, Employee Retirement Fund set up and management, Trust, and other fiduciary services. Although not connected to a bank, AB Capital Trust manages over 20 Billion Php in funds and remains one of the top Trust service providers in the country.
Commenced operation at the Manila Stock Exchange as Gaberman & Hagedorn
The firm was renamed to F.C. Hagedorn.
Anscor Finance Inc., a finance and leasing company owned by the A. Soriano Corp. and Bankers Trust Company NY.
Secured quasi-banking and investment house licenses and changed its name to Anscor Capital and Investment Corp.
Acquired 80% of F.C. Hagedorn and renamed it Anscor Hagedorn Securities
Acquired a stock transfer firm - Stock Transfer Services, Inc.
Acquired Asian Savings Bank
Renamed to AB Capital and Investment Corporation, acquired by Phinma Group, sold Stock Transfer Services Inc., and Asian Savings Bank.
Anscor Hagedorn became a 100% owned subsidiary of ABCIC after the Hagedorn family divested its holding, AB Capital Group was formed.
Anscor Hagedorn changed its corporate name to AB Capital Securities, Inc.
ABSCI and ABCIC together belongs to the Vicsal / Metro Gaisano Group of Companies.
Our mission is to improve people’s standard of living as a result of profitability, created by first-rate performance and delivered through excellent service.
AB Capital Group is committed to being the country’s premier financial institution, most admired for enhancing quality of life through its services.