The9 Ltd. (Nasdaq: NCTY) a Shanghai-based on-line recreation operator, has signed a memorandum of understanding to amass 70% fairness in Hangzhou SuanLi Expertise Co. Ltd. (Interhash), a cryptocurrency cloud mining blockchain software-as-a-service firm for roughly $7 million.
What Occurred: Interhash was based in 2019 and offers cryptocurrency mining-related administration companies to a worldwide buyer base. In response to a press release launched by the businesses, Interhash has managed AvalonMiners, AntMiners, WhatsMiners, Ipollo miners and Ebit miners for customers, and the cumulative Bitcoin hash fee below Interhash’s administration is roughly 590PH/S.
What Occurs Subsequent: The9 is finest generally known as the developer of video games “CrossFire Cell,” “Audition,” “Vogue Pop” and “Q Jiang San Guo.”
This month, it expanded its focus into the cryptocurrency realm, beginning with its Feb. 5 announcement of the acquisition of Shenzhen MicroBT Electronics Expertise Co. Ltd., a producer of WhatsMiner bitcoin mining machines.
“The9’s acquisition of Interhash is a strategic motion to develop its cryptocurrency mining enterprise after the continual buy of Bitcoin and different cryptocurrency mining machines for accumulating cryptocurrency property,” mentioned the corporate in a press assertion. “The9’s purpose is to additional present decentralized cryptocurrency cloud mining companies to customers on high of its present centralized cryptocurrency mining enterprise. Such one-stop mining offers a simple entry level to worldwide customers for cryptocurrency cloud mining, and let the worldwide customers share the advantages from cryptocurrencies.”
The9 may additionally be available in the market for brand spanking new acquisition following its latest announcement of a $100-million standby fairness distribution settlement with Cayman Islands-based YA II PN Ltd. to fund its enterprise development.
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