JD Capital-invested Xide Electronics Listed on NEEQ
On September 18, Xi’an Xide Electronic Information Technology Co., Ltd. (Xide Electronic, 833477, invested by JD Capital) was officially listed on the National Equities and Exchange Quotations (NEEQ).
Since its establishment, Xide Electronics has been serving national defense electronic information industry. Through the industrial chain of “appliance parts- terminal- system” and the comprehensive plan of “technologies on chips, function modularization, and application integration”, Xide focuses on the R&D, production, and sales of military electronic equipment and system, including navigation, communication, radar, optical communication, and anti-interference products. Therefore, a circle of four core high-end technologies has been formed: highly accurate GNSS and anti-interference technology; radio communication and anti-interference technology; wireless optical communication and new optical communication technology; and radio monitoring, low-altitude surveillance and defense reconnaissance technology.
At present, the company’s products, such as radar and detection system, anti-interference system, radio communication and system, and Beidou navigation terminal and system, are widely used in military fields including weapons, aerospace, and shipping. The major consumers are military research institutes and listed companies offering military services. As a supplier for high-tech enterprises and defense industries, Xide Electronics has obtained the Certificate of Military Confidentiality Unit Level III and Quality Management System Certification for Military Products.
With the growing economy and overall national strength, China’s national defense construction has entered a brand-new stage. It’s estimated that in the coming years China’s defense expenditure will enjoy a stable growth rate of over 10%. By the end of the Twelfth Five-Year period (2011-2015), the defense budget is expected to reach one trillion yuan.
JD Capital became Xide Electronics’ third largest shareholder in 2014, holding 18.10% stake before the public transfer. So far, 39 companies invested by JD Capital have been listed on the NEEQ.