Aspial Corporation Limited started out as a regular jeweler, Lee Hwa Goldsmiths & Jewellers Pte Ltd, in November 1970 with the first shop at Circuit Road. From its humble beginnings, the company has since grown to become a present jewelry group in Singapore and is the first and only listed jewelry retailer on the Singapore Exchange on 28 May 1999. The company now manages a full spectrum of businesses, which includes jewelry retail, property development, and financial service. With a vision to be a leading jewelry company in Asia recognized for innovation and strong brands, Aspial Corporation holds a stable of brands including Aspire, Lee Hwa Jewellery, Goldheart Jewelry and CITIGEMS brands with a total of over 70 boutiques in Singapore and South East Asia Region.
In 1999, Aspial Corporation developed its property business, World Class Land, which is dedicated to developing modern and sophisticated apartment residences of exceptional quality, style, comfort, and value.
In 2008, Aspial Corporation expanded its portfolio to offer pawnbroking services through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Maxi-Cash® Group Pte. Ltd.