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PublicHKG:3888
Date10/2007
Raised
Post IPO Valuation

General Information

Websitekingsoft.com
Twitter@Kingsoft_Office
CategorySoftware
Emailofficesupport@kin...
Employees
Founded1998
DescriptionMulti-Platform Office Suite

Offices

Tsuen Wan New Town, HKG
Unit 1309A, 13/F, Cable TV Tower,
No. 9 Hoi Shing Road
Tsuen Wan New Town, HKG
U.S. Office

People

CEO
CFO
Board Director
Board member
Senior Vice President
Former Excutive Director & Chairman & CEO

Investments

Xunlei 4/2014
Sungy Mobile 11/2013

Funding

TOTAL $50M
FUNDING TOTAL $50M
Venture Round, 11/2013
Morningside Group
GGV Capital
Shunwei China Internet Fund
$50M

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Kingsoft

Kingsoft Corporation Limited, one of best-known software companies, is a leading software developer and Internet service provider in China.

Kingsoft’s main business encompasses Internet security, office software, entertainment software, cloud computing, and on-line translation. The Company utilizes the Internet as an effective channel to market and distribute its products, and has built an extensive sales and distribution network.

Kingsoft was founded in 1998, and was listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange on October 9th, 2007. It now has R&D centers in Zhuhai, Beijing, Chengdu, and Dalian, providing several well-known products such as Kingsoft Office, Kingsoft PowerWord, Kingsoft Internet Security, and online games such as “JX Series” and “The First Myth.” Kingsoft has set up some of China’s largest online communities, including the popular domestic online English learning website www.iciba.com and the online game website www.xoyo.com. Its subsidiaries include Xishanju Game, Kingsoft Internet Security Software, WPS office, JC Studio, KSyun, and Adin Studio.

As of 2008, WPS Office’s PC version has had over 20 million individual users and 250,0000 professional version softwares have been procured by over 830 large and middle domestic enterprises.

Kingsoft mainly competes with Qihu360.

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Above: Kingsoft Screenshot -- #1
Uploaded: 2/11/14

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Sources

  1. Xiaomi makes a play for video content, leads $310 million investment in Xunlei (techinasia.com) [edit]
  2. Go Launcher Developer Raises $20M From Kingsoft, Qihoo360 Ahead Of IPO (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  3. Kingsoft Office Raises $50M From Morningside, GGV And Shunwei China Internet Fund (techcrunch.com) [edit]
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