About Fang Holdings
Fang Holdings (SFUNY: OTCMKTS) is a platform in the real estate and home furnishing sector. The company provides timely real estate news, online browsing for properties, live video broadcasts, homeowner forums, and community websites. It primarily serves the real estate industry. Fang Holdings was formerly known as Fly High Holdings. It was founded in 1999 and is based in Beijing, China.
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Sep 4, 2023
Beijing, CHINA BEIJING, Sept. 04, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Fang Holdings Limited (OTC: SFUNY) (“Fang” or the “Company”), a leading real estate Internet portal in China, today announced that its board of directors (the “Board”) has received a preliminary non-binding proposal letter (the “Proposal Letter”), dated September 4, 2023, from Mr. Jiangong Dai (“Mr. Dai” or the “Proposing Buyer”), proposing to acquire all outstanding Class A ordinary shares (the “Class A Shares”) and Class B ordinary shares (the “Class B Shares”) (collectively, the “Shares”) of the Company, including Class A Shares represented by American depositary shares (the “ADSs”, each Class A ordinary share representing ten ADSs), that are not currently owned by the Proposing Buyer in a “going-private” transaction at a proposed purchase price of US$0.619 per Class A Share or US$6.19 per ADS in cash. According to the Proposal Letter, the US$6.19 per ADS price represents a premium of approximately 210% to the closing price of the ADSs on September 1, 2023 and a premium of approximately 25% to the volume-weighted average closing price of the ADSs during the last 30 trading days prior to the date that the NYSE suspended the trading in the company’s ADSs. According to the Proposal Letter, the Proposing Buyer intends to finance the proposed acquisition with cash on hand. A copy of the Proposal Letter is attached hereto as Annex A. The Board intends to form a special committee of independent and disinterest directors to consider the proposed transaction and make a recommendation to the Board. The Board expects that the special committee will retain independent legal and financial advisors to assist in its review of the proposed transaction. The Board cautions the Company’s shareholders and others considering trading the Company’s securities that the Board has just received the Proposal Letter and has not had an opportunity to carefully review and evaluate the proposal or make any decision with respect to the Company’s response to the proposal. There can be no assurance that any definitive offer will be made, that any agreement will be executed or that this or any other transaction will be approved or consummated. The Company does not undertake any obligation to provide any updates with respect to this or any other transaction, except as required under applicable law. About Fang Fang operates a leading real estate Internet portal in China in terms of the number of page views and visitors to its websites. Through its websites, Fang provides primarily marketing, listing, leads generation and financial services for China's fast-growing real estate and home furnishing and improvement sectors. Its user-friendly websites support active online communities and networks of users seeking information on, and value-added services for, the real estate and home furnishing and improvement sectors in China. Fang currently maintains approximately 70 offices to focus on local market needs and its website and database contains real estate related content covering 658 cities in China. For more information about Fang, please visit http://ir.fang.com. Safe Harbor Statements This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Such forward-looking statements are made under the “safe harbor” provisions of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. All statements other than statements of historical fact in this announcement are forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements involve inherent risks and uncertainties. We caution you that a number of important factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in any forward-looking statement. There can be no assurance that the Company will make any definitive offer to CIH, that any definitive agreement relating to the Company’s proposal will be entered into between the Company and CIH, or that a transaction based on the Company’s proposal or any other similar transaction will be approved or consummated. Annex A
Fang Holdings Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
When was Fang Holdings founded?
Fang Holdings was founded in 1999.
Where is Fang Holdings's headquarters?
Fang Holdings's headquarters is located at Zone 4, 186 South 4th Ring Road, Beijing.
What is Fang Holdings's latest funding round?
Fang Holdings's latest funding round is PIPE - II.
Who are the investors of Fang Holdings?
Investors of Fang Holdings include General Atlantic, IDG Capital, Apax Partners and Carlyle.
Who are Fang Holdings's competitors?
Competitors of Fang Holdings include Beike.
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