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the9.com

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Investments

13

Portfolio Exits

2

Funds

1

Partners & Customers

9

Service Providers

3

About The9

The9 (NASDAQ: NCTY) is a China-based online game operator and developer. The9 primarily offers massively multiplayer online role-playing games (MMORPGs) and casual games which include Soul of The Ultimate Nation, Granado Espada, EA SPORTS FIFA Online 2, and Atlantica.

The9 Headquarter Location

17 F, Ni. 130 Wu Song Rd, Hong Kou Dist

Shanghai, Shanghai, 200080,

China

(86) 21 - 5172 9999

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The9 Limited Announces Results of Annual General Meeting and Class B Meeting

Dec 22, 2021

12/22/2021 | 08:01am EST Message : *Required fields SHANGHAI, Dec. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The9 Limited (the "Company") (Nasdaq : NCTY), an established Internet company, today announced that the following proposed resolutions submitted for shareholder approval have been duly adopted at its annual general meeting of shareholders and the class meeting of holders of the Class B ordinary shares with a par value of US$0.01 each, as applicable, held in Shanghai today: 1.      as an ordinary resolution, that Mr. Davin Alexander Mackenzie be re-elected and appointed as a Class II Director of the Company, effective from the closing of the Annual General Meeting held today, to serve for a three (3) year term ending at the 2024 Annual General Meeting or until his successor is duly elected and qualified. 2.      as an ordinary resolution, that Mr. Chau Kwok Keung be re-elected and appointed as a Class II Director of the Company, effective from the closing of the Annual General Meeting held today, to serve for a three (3) year term ending at the 2024 Annual General Meeting or until his successor is duly elected and qualified. 3.      as an ordinary resolution, that Mr. Ka Keung Yeung be re-elected and appointed as a Class II Director of the Company, effective from the closing of the Annual General Meeting held today, to serve for a three (3) year term ending at the 2024 Annual General Meeting or until his successor is duly elected and qualified. 4.      as an ordinary resolution, that Mr. George Lai (Lai Kwok Ho) be re-elected and appointed as a Class III Director of the Company, effective from the closing of the Annual General Meeting held today, to serve for a three (3) year term ending at the 2024 Annual General Meeting or until his successor is duly elected and qualified. 5.      as a special resolution, that the Company's Second Amended and Restated Memorandum and Articles of Association be amended by adding the Federal Forum Provision, as described in the Notice of Annual General Meeting, as a new Article 149. 6.      as a special resolution, that Article 7B of the Company's Second Amended and Restated Memorandum and Articles of Association be amended so that each Class B ordinary share of the Company shall entitle the holder thereof to one hundred (100) votes per share on all matters subject to vote at general meetings of the Company, and Article 66 of the Company's Second Amended and Restated Memorandum and Articles of Association be amended so that, subject to any rights and restrictions for the time being attached to any share, on a show of hands every Member present in person or by proxy (or, if a corporation or other non-natural person, by its duly authorised representative or proxy) shall, at a general meeting of the Company, each have one vote and on a poll every Member present in person or by proxy (or, if a corporation or other non-natural person, by its duly authorised representative or proxy) shall have one vote for each Class A ordinary share and one hundred (100) votes for each Class B ordinary share of which he is the holder. 7.      as a special resolution, that the Company's Second Amended and Restated Memorandum and Articles of Association be amended and restated by their deletion in their entirety and the substitution in their place of the Third Amended and Restated Memorandum and Articles of Association. About The9 Limited The9 Limited (The9) is an Internet company listed on Nasdaq in 2004. The9 aims to become a global diversified high-tech Internet company, and is engaged in blockchain business including the operation of cryptocurrency mining and Metaverse celebrity social platform NFTSTAR. View original content: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/the9-limited-announces-results-of-annual-general-meeting-and-class-b-meeting-301449785.html

The9 Investments

13 Investments

The9 has made 13 investments. Their latest investment was in Zhongzi Xinxing as part of their Series A on August 8, 2021.

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The9 Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

8/9/2021

Series A

Zhongzi Xinxing

$2.16M

Yes

11

7/11/2021

Corporate Minority

RedBlock Capital

Yes

2

7/7/2020

Corporate Minority

Faraday Future

$600M

Yes

1

5/31/2013

Series C

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$99M

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10

5/3/2012

Series B

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$99M

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10

Date

8/9/2021

7/11/2021

7/7/2020

5/31/2013

5/3/2012

Round

Series A

Corporate Minority

Corporate Minority

Series C

Series B

Company

Zhongzi Xinxing

RedBlock Capital

Faraday Future

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Amount

$2.16M

$600M

$99M

$99M

New?

Yes

Yes

Yes

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Co-Investors

Sources

11

2

1

10

10

The9 Portfolio Exits

2 Portfolio Exits

The9 has 2 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Faraday Future on July 22, 2021.

Date

Exit

Companies

Valuation
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Acquirer

Sources

7/22/2021

Reverse Merger

$99M

14

11/3/2016

Corporate Majority

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10

Date

7/22/2021

11/3/2016

Exit

Reverse Merger

Corporate Majority

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

Acquirer

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Sources

14

10

The9 Acquisitions

1 Acquisition

The9 acquired 1 company. Their latest acquisition was Red 5 Studios on March 22, 2010.

Date

Investment Stage

Companies

Valuation
Valuations are submitted by companies, mined from state filings or news, provided by VentureSource, or based on a comparables valuation model.

Total Funding

Note

Sources

3/22/2010

Series B

$99M

$100.4M

Corporate Majority

Date

3/22/2010

Investment Stage

Series B

Companies

Valuation

$99M

Total Funding

$100.4M

Note

Corporate Majority

Sources

The9 Fund History

1 Fund History

The9 has 1 fund, including Fund9.

Closing Date

Fund

Fund Type

Status

Amount

Sources

Fund9

Industry Focused

Open

1

Closing Date

Fund

Fund9

Fund Type

Industry Focused

Status

Open

Amount

Sources

1

The9 Partners & Customers

9 Partners and customers

The9 has 9 strategic partners and customers. The9 recently partnered with Protocol Labs on September 9, 2021.

Date

Type

Business Partner

Country

News Snippet

Sources

9/27/2021

Partner

Protocol Labs

United States

The9 Limited, Polygon, and Protocol Labs Announced Strategic Partnership on NFTSTAR and GameFi Play-to-earn Projects

The three parties have formed a strategic partnership on NFTSTAR and GameFi including but not limited to the following areas :

1

7/12/2021

Client

BitRiver

Cayman Islands

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10

9/21/2020

Licensor

Voodoo

France

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10

4/30/2019

Partner

Faraday Future

United States

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10

3/24/2019

Partner

Faraday Future

United States

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10

Date

9/27/2021

7/12/2021

9/21/2020

4/30/2019

3/24/2019

Type

Partner

Client

Licensor

Partner

Partner

Business Partner

Protocol Labs

BitRiver

Voodoo

Faraday Future

Faraday Future

Country

United States

Cayman Islands

France

United States

United States

News Snippet

The9 Limited, Polygon, and Protocol Labs Announced Strategic Partnership on NFTSTAR and GameFi Play-to-earn Projects

The three parties have formed a strategic partnership on NFTSTAR and GameFi including but not limited to the following areas :

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Sources

1

10

10

10

10

The9 Service Providers

3 Service Providers

The9 has 3 service provider relationships

Service Provider

Associated Rounds

Provider Type

Service Type

Investment Bank

Bookrunner

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Associated Rounds

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The9 Team

5 Team Members

The9 has 5 team members, including current Chief Executive Officer, Jun Zhu.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Jun Zhu

Chief Executive Officer

Current

Xudong He

Chief Operating Officer

Current

Jie Qin

Senior Vice President

Current

Hannah Lee

Chief Financial Officer

Former

Tao Sun

Chief Technology Officer

Former

Name

Jun Zhu

Xudong He

Jie Qin

Hannah Lee

Tao Sun

Work History

Title

Chief Executive Officer

Chief Operating Officer

Senior Vice President

Chief Financial Officer

Chief Technology Officer

Status

Current

Current

Current

Former

Former

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