Futu Donates 1,000 Rapid Testing Kits to Society in Combating the Recent Outbreak, Registration Will Open on Tuesday

February 18, 2022 (Hong Kong)

In view of Hong Kong is battling a record Covid surge along with rising demand for home-testing, Futu Securities International (Hong Kong) Limited (「Futu」 or the 「Company」), a leading tech-driven online brokerage and wealth management platform focusing on global investors, announces to donate 1,000 rapid testing kits to the people in need starting from next week, coming together with the society in the fight against the Covid-19.  

First 1,000 Sign-ups on Futu Facebook Page will receive 1 rapid testing kit

A total of 1,000 Diagons rapid antigen testing kits will be distributed to the public by the Company from next week. Users only need to conduct a painless throat or nasal swab as instructed, and the preliminary test results will be out in just 15 minutes. The kit is also suitable for children, with appropriate assistance from the adult. Hong Kong residents who are in need are welcomed to sign up on Futu Facebook Page, starting at 9 am on 22nd February 2022. The first 1,000 successful registers will receive a box of rapid testing kits at their doors delivered by express by late February, with the hope to provide some mental and financial reliefs to the needy.  

Mr. Leaf Hua Li, founder of Futu Securities, said: "Futu always adhere to its user-oriented motto and devoted to carrying out a duty of care to both our users and the Hong Kong citizens. Being founded and rooted in Hong Kong, Futu has deep connection to our beloved home city, especially during this critical moment – when daily cases are hitting record high, along with rapid testing kits under shortage while long Covid testing queues are omnipresent. Through distributing the home-testing kits, we hope to play a small part in expressing our care and support to those who are in critical need and encouraging the society all work together to fight the virus and get out of the pandemic haze.」