China Glass is one of the most efficient manufacturers of flat glass in China.
In January 2004, Hony Capital invested in China Glass.
In June 2005, with the help of Hony Capital, China Glass successfully launched its initial public offering on HKEX.
Kebao Boloni is a leading high-end integrated furnishings designer and producer in China. Boloni offers customers a total home-décor solution, providing kitchen and bathroom furnishings and interior door and wall systems.
In March 2005, Hony Capital invested in Kebao Boloni.
China’s leading high-end kitchen & bath appliances & fixtures producer.
Shanghai Jin Jiang International Hotels Development Co., Ltd. (600754.SH) is one of China's largest listed companies in the hospitality industry with its core business in investment and limited-service hotel management. The company’s team and management quality is among the best among the domestic players. There are nearly 1,000 hotels under its brands portfolio such as JinJiang Inn, Metropolo Jinjiang Hotel, Goldmet Inn, Magnotel, Bestay Hotel Express, etc. Jin Jiang hotel Chain network is widely distributed in more than 200 large and medium cities crossing 31 provinces and autonomous regions of the country with more than 100,000 rooms. As of today, Jin Jiang has become one of the most influential economy hotel brand in China.
By the end of 2013, the company has total assets about RMB7.7 billion, net assets about RMB4.4 billion, and net profit about RMB380 million.
Hony Capital signed Investment Agreement with Jinjiang in June 2014 through private placement to invest in Jin Jiang. At present, the transaction has been approved by the Ministry of Commerce and Issuance Examination Commission of CSRC.
Simcere is a leading manufacturer and supplier of branded generic pharmaceuticals and manufacturer of the patented anti-cancer drug Endu in the rapidly growing China market. The company currently manufactures and sells more than 50 pharmaceutical products and is the exclusive distributor of three additional pharmaceutical products marketed under its own brand name.
In September 2005, Hony Capital invested in Simcere.
In April 2007, with the help of Hony Capital, Simcere sucessfully launched its initial public offering on the NYSE, which was the first Chinese Pharmaceutical enterprise listing on NYSE.
Shanghai Chengtou Holding Co., Ltd (the Company) is the domestic leading provider of comprehensive real estate, environmental and venture capital services with impressive core competence in China. The Company was previously known as ‘Shanghai Raw Water Co., Ltd’ and reformed into a company in shareholding-system while it mainly undertook the financing and construction work of Water Diversion Projects - Upstream Yangtze River and Huangpu River Phase Ⅱ in July, 1992. The Company was listed in Shanghai Stock Exchange in 1993. (stock code in A-shares: 600649; abbreviation of company name: Raw Water). The Company directly issued stocks to purchase 100% equities of both Shanghai Environment Group and Shanghai Chengtou City Land (Group) Co., Ltd owned by Shanghai Chengtou Corporation to carry out the material assets reorganization in 2008. The name of the company was changed to ‘Shanghai Chengtou Holding Co., Ltd’ and the abbreviation name of the stock was changed to ‘Chengtou Holding’. The Company has its assets swapped again in 2010 to displace the Water Supply Company and Huangpu River Asset System. Thus the Company could realize the strategic transformation from Water Services to Environmental Services, Real Estate and Equity Investment per status quo. As at the end of Q3 2010, total capital of the Company was about 2.3billion stocks; total assets was about RMB23.8billion and the net assets was about RMB11.7billion. Both of the gross asset and net asset scale, as well as the market value list top 10 among all the listing companies owned by State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council.
In March 2013, Hony Capital invested in Chengtou Holding.
www.zoomlion.comChangsha Zoomlion Heavy Industry Science & Technology Development Co., Ltd
Zoomlion (000157. SZ) is a leading construction and mining equipment manufacturer globally and the No.1 player in China market. The company is engaged in researching and manufacturing the key machineries for national infrastructural construction. In September 2008, Zoomlion teamed with Hony Capital, Goldman Sachs and Mandarin Capital Partners to acquire 100% equity stake of Compagnia Italiana Forme Acciaio S.P.A..
In May 2006, Hony Capital invested in Zoomlion.
Jushi Group is the largest fiberglass manufacturer worldwide, a subsidiary company of China Fiberglass Group (600176. SH) who owns 51% of Jushi’s equity stake. Its products are sold to over 30 provinces in China and exported to nearly 60 countries and regions including North America, Middle East, Europe, Southeast Asia and Africa.
In January 2007, Hony Capital invested in Jushi Group.
CSPC Pharmaceutical Group Limited is an oversized domestic pharmacy company with its output of Vitamin C, Penicillin industrial salt and 7-aminocephalosporanic acid (7-ACA) ranking the first in the world. The output of Antibiotics produced by CSPC Pharma is taking the lead in China, it is a subsidiary under China Pharma（1093.HK), listed in Hong Kong.
In June, 2007, Hony Capital invested in CSPC Pharmaceutical Group Limited.
Digital China (861.HK) is a leading IT products distributor and IT services provider in China. Headquartered in Beijing, Digital China is operated in 3 main regions with 19 branches and over 30 representative offices all over China, covering Major Account, Enterprises, Small Medium Enterprises (SME), Small Office Home Office (SOHO) and Consumers (End Users) sectors, etc. The company has enjoyed the No.1 status in national system service business and supply chain service market for over ten years.
In August 2007, Hony Capital invested in Digital China.
Founded in 1987, Longhao is a leading middle-to-high-end casual footwear company. Its major business is to design and sell footwear with its own brands such as SKAP, SKAP Woman, Dragonsea, and Morresi. The company has developed a national distribution network of over 500 outlets located in top tier airports, premium department stores and shopping malls.
In September 2007, Hony Capital invested in Longhao.
Lenovo Mobile is a leading mobile handset producer in China and ranks No.4 after Nokia, Motorola and Samsung. The company owns wide spectrum products ranging from 2.5G feature phone, smart phone to 3G handset products.
In January 2008, Hony Capital invested in Lenovo Mobile.
The company is a leading regional department store and supermarket chain with a well-recognized brand in Chongqing, China. At the end of 2007, the company had 11 department stores and 57 supermarkets nationwide which are highly recognized by local customers.
In June 2008, Hony Capital invested in New Century Department Store.
CIFA is a worldwide leading concrete machinery manufacturer and the largest one in Italy with around 70-80% market share in Italy. In west Europe, CIFA takes 23% and 20% market share in mixers and pumps respectively, and takes 16% in both mixers and pumps in its core market, which includes west Europe, east Europe and Middle East/Africa. Hony Capital has teamed with other co-investors as financial sponsors for Zoomlion to acquire 100% equity stake of CIFA.
In September 2008, Hony Capital invested to CIFA.
Jiangsu Xinhua Bookstore Group Co., Ltd is specialized in book distribution, and is the market leader for seventeen consecutive years. As a nationwide large-scale cultural media enterprise with an annual sales of nearly RMB 4 billion Yuan, Jiangsu Xinhua was jointly evaluated as “Excellent Enterprise in National Reform of Cultural System Reform” by four ministries and commissions such as the Central Propaganda Department and the State Press and Publication Administration in 2008; ranked 173rd among “Top 500 of Chinese Service Enterprises in 2008” by China Enterprise Directors Association, taking the first place amongst cultural media enterprises.
Mr. Tan Yue, President of Jiangsu Phoenix Publishing & Media Group, the holding company of Jiangsu Xinhua Distribution Group, was rewarded as "2009 Annual Economic Professionals" by CCTV.
In May, 2008, Hony Capital invested in Jiangsu Xinhua Bookstore Group Co., Ltd.
On June 30, 2009, Jiangsu Xinhua Bookstore Group Co., Ltd was completely converted into a company limited by shares with the name changed as Jiangsu Phoenix Xinhua Book Industry Co., Ltd.
China Yaohua Glass Group Corporation, one of top ten of the sheet glass manufacturers in China, is the only enterprise specialized in design of glass production line and construction, R&D, production, processing of glass products and production of Low-E and Sun-E glasses in batch.
In June, 2008, Hony Capital invested in China Yaohua Glass Group Corporation.
Founded at the end of 2005, invested by Hunan Broadcasting System with millions of funds, Happigo Home Shopping Co., Ltd opened to operate in March 2006, starting with “TV Stores and Chain Operation”, positioning as “Media Retailer and E-commerce”, dedicated to the development crossing industries, media and regions; offering almost 6000 species of high-end commodities in 18 categories through the channels of TV, internet, catalog, telephone outbound systems, mobiles and broadcasting stations. Happigo has become a leader in its industry based on its speed of development, market scale and brand reputation.
On 31, March, 2010, Hony Capital invested in Happigo.
Belonging to China Composites Group Corporation under China National Building Material Group Corporation, Lianyungang Zhongfu Lianzhong Composites Group combines R&D, design, production and services with regard to composite products and is a key national high-tech enterprise producing rotor blades, pipes, tanks, and high-pressure cylinders and pipes as its main products, and the top manufacture of rotor blades for aero-generator.
In May, 2008, Hony Capital invested in Zhongfu Lianzhong Composites Group.
Founded in Aug. 1996, New China Life Insurance Co., Ltd. (NCI) is a large national insurance company, whose products cover both traditional guaranteed insurance and new investment insurance.
The growth rate of NCI's insurance premium income is much higher than industry average, and market share increasing rapidly. In 2010, NCI's insurance premium income reached 93.6 billion RMB, which exceeded that of China Pacific Insurance and Taikang Life Insurance, making NCI ascend to top 3 life insurance companies in China.
In Dec. 2010, Hony Capital invested in NCI, and the company will further strengthen its market position by IPO.
Founded in 2000, Uyoung has been dedicated in building up the leading cultural and media company in China focusing on the contents and brands for kids and families. UYoung has established the leading position in multiple fields such as children TV advertisement, animation and brand licensing.
For its TV business, Uyoung Media is the strongest kids TV advertisement operator taking over 60% market share of children’s TV advertisement market in China. It establishes strategic partnership with 37 kids and animation channels all around the coutry, and successfully runs the biggest preschool pay TV channel. For its content distribution business, Uyoung owns one of the biggest high-quality animation library based on video broadcasting rights in China while performs as the most important content distributor of kids programs and animations. For its movie business, UYoung has established a professional movie investment and operation team. Teamed up with SMG and Creative Power Entertaining, Uyoung invested and distributed Pleasant Goat movie series, creating the miracle of Chinese animation movie with box offices RMB 86 million, RMB 128 million and RMB 150million in continuous 3 year. For its licensing business, Uyoung is the exclusive agency in mainland China for influential cartoons, such as In The Night Garden with BBC.
PizzaExpress is a global premium casual dining chain originated from London, UK.
PizzaExpress currently operates 435 restaurants in the UK, and another 70 restaurants in Mediterranean region, Middle East and Asia. In China, PizzaExpress has 22 restaurants (1 in Beijing, 9 in Shanghai, 12 in Hong Kong); With the support of Hony Capital, PizzaExpress is steadily growing its UK business, actively expanding in China, and looking for opportunities to enter new markets. The Company had a net sales of GBP 374 million, up 5.5% on year in FY 2014 ended on June 29th.
Hony Capital invested in PizzaExpress in July 2014.
Deem is a leading cloud-based software and service company based in San Francisco, US.
Deem provides Travel, Expense and Purchase management SaaS (Software as a Service) for SMEs via its core product Deem@Work. The Company has a product catalog with millions of SKUs that can be purchased at discount prices by the employees of the corporation based on the purchasing policy specific to each individual.
Deem also has an emerging business called Offers, which provides the employees of the corporate customers with a one-stop personal consumption experience through Card Linked offers.
Hony has facilitated the strategic partnership between Deem and ChinaSoft, and conducted multiple rounds of negotiation with Suning for potential co-operation to build a cloud-based commerce platform.
Hony Capital invested in Deem in May 2014.
STX is a newly-created movie and television studio. The studio will make, market and distribute up to 10 star-driven, commercial films a year. Its unique agreements with America’s largest theatre chains allows STX to do everything that the other six major Hollywood studios can do, except in a much more efficient fashion. The studio is led by producer Robert Simonds, whose movies have generated in excess of US $6bn. Adam Fogelson, who as former Chairman of Universal Pictures led that studio to its three most profitable years in its history, runs the STX Motion Picture Group. Other industry veterans include former Viacom Entertainment COO Thomas McGrath, former Disney and Fox marketing chief Oren Aviv, General Counsel Noah Fogelson, and Chief of Staff Sophie Watts. Notable board members include former Viacom CEO Frank Biondi and former Fox Networks Chairman and CEO Tony Vinciquerra.
Biosensors International Group (BIG) is a leading coronary stent developer, manufacturer and marketer in the world with the first commercially available bio-degradable DES, BioMatrix, in the global market.
BIG was listed on SGX in 2005, and currently operates in three segments: interventional cardiology, critical care and licensing revenue. In June 2011, BIG gained full control of JW Medicals, one of the largest DES producers in China, and thus will be well positioned to enjoy the strong growth in China DES market.
Hony invested in BIG in October 2010. The company had total assets of USD 287million, revenues of USD 145million and net profit of USD 34million in 2010.
As a HK listed company (0162HK), Century Ginwa Retail Holdings Limited is a mid-high end department store operator in North-western China with strong competitive advantages.
In September, 2010, Hony Capital invested USD 114 million in Century Ginwa. In April, 2011, Hony completed an add-on investment of USD 57 million.
Century Ginwa’s revenue reached RMB2.6 bn in 2010, implying 38.4% revenue growth from 2009. The company’s EBIT is RMB 194 million in 2010.
AGORA Hospitality Group Co., Ltd. (formerly known as TOKAI KANKO CO., LTD.) is a Japan-based property investment and management company listed on Tokyo Stock Exchange, with current market capitalization of about US$ 60 million and net assets of about US$ 164 million as of March 31, 2011. In July 2011, Hony Capital invested about US$ 118 million in AGORA Hospitality and AssetCo, a newly established company with the purpose to acquire hotels in Japan. The objective of AssetCo is to acquire 20 hotels with total number of rooms of about 4,500 with US$ 500 million. The acquired hotels will be managed and operated by AGORA Hospitality.
ChinaSoft Int'l is a leading company in integrated software solution and IT service provider in China.
In June, 2011, Hony Capital Fund 2008 invested in ChinaSoft Int'l.
In July, 2011, ChinaSoft Int'l established a new research center in Xi'an. The company also launched a new business strategy to move R&D department to third-tier cities to further reduce cost and increase gross profit.
As of the year end of 2010, Total assets of ChinaSoft Int'l exceeded RMB 2 billion with over 10,000 employees. The company achieved revenue of RMB 1.37 billion in 2010, an increase of 49% compared to 2009.