[24 June 2008, Hong Kong] One of the leading online game developers and operators in the PRC, NetDragon Websoft Inc. (“NetDragon” or the “Company”, with its subsidiaries collectively the “Group”; Stock Code on Main Board: 777), today commenced debut trading on the Main Board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (“SEHK”).
The intra-day highest price of NetDragon was HK?10.3 per Share and closed at HK?10.1 in its first day trading upon listing on the Main Board. First Shanghai Capital Limited is the Sponsor in relation to the listing of NetDragon by way of introduction on the Main Board.
Mr. Liu Dejian, Chairman and Executive Director of NetDragon, says, “The Group’s successful Main Board listing marks a key milestone in the development of NetDragon, which is also a recognition of the Group’s performance reflected in our remarkable growth in business as well as profitability. With a number of online games to be launched in the second half this year, we are well positioned to capture the robust market demand and aspire to maximize return for our shareholders.”
Executive Directors and Management of NetDragon together with Mr. Stephen Hui, Listing Committee Member (centre) and Mr. Lawrence Fok, Head of Issuer Marketing Division (right) of SEHK
At today’s listing ceremony, Mr. Liu Dejian, Chairman and Executive Director of NetDragon presented the souvenir to the SEHK.
About NetDragon Websoft Inc.
NetDragon Websoft Inc. is one of the leading online game developers and operators in the PRC. The Group’s game portfolio consists of a range of MMORPGs (Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Games) that cater to various types of players and gaming preferences. The Group has successfully developed and marketed many popular online games in various styles. Its current offerings include the games Eudemons Online, Conquer Online, Zero Online, Tou Ming Zhuang Online, Heroes of Might and Magic Online, Era of Faith, and Monster & Me. Some of the games are available in foreign languages, including English, French and Spanish. The Group also has two games in the pipeline, namely Way of the Five and Tian Yuan, all expected to be launched in 2008.
Listed on the GEM of the SEHK on 2 November 2007 (Stock code on GEM: 8288), NetDragon is listed on the Main Board of the SEHK on 24 June 2008 (Stock code on Main Board: 777) by way of introduction. For more information, please visit http://www.nd.com.cn .
Issued by Porda International (Finance) P.R. Group for and on behalf of NetDragon Websoft Inc.. For further information, please contact:
NetDragon Websoft Inc.
Ms. Angelina Li (Investor Relations Officer)
Tel: +852 2850 8755
Fax: +852 2850 7066