eFuture Information Technology Inc. provides software and services to retail and consumer goods industries in the People's Republic of China. The company develops and sells enterprise resource planning software; and provides solutions for distribution, retail, and logistics businesses. It offers software solutions, which include foundation solutions for retail management, point of sale, distribution management, logistics management, warehouse management, vendor payment and control, and loyalty card management; collaborative solutions for visual SCM and visual process management systems; and intelligent solutions for business intelligence, brand analysis, supplier relationship management, and customer relationship management systems. The company also provides support services on existing software installations; delivery services; consulting services, including systems planning and design, customer-specific configuration of application modules, and on-site implementation or conversion from existing systems; post-implementation consulting services, such as utilization reviews and business process optimization; and outsourcing services comprising design, development, implementation, operation, and improvement of information technology and business functions. In addition, it offers myStore, a mobile shopping social network to connect consumers and physical stores; and omni-channel cloud services, including myStore-driven omni-channel solutions, digital labor cloud services, and digital social media marketing services. The company serves manufacturers, distributors, wholesalers, logistics companies, and retailers in front-end supply chain market from factory to consumer. It has partnership with IBM and Oracle to co-develop software and to implement partners' solutions. The company was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Beijing, the People's Republic of China.
The9 Limited, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an online game developer and operator in the People's Republic of China. It offers online games, including massively multiplayer online role playing games, massively multiplayer online first-person shooter games, Web games, social games, mobile games, and TV games. As of December 31, 2014, the company owned or had licenses to operate Q Jiang San Guo, Planetside 2, Firefall, TianTianWanDiaoChan, and Dao Feng. It also provides training, advertisement, and short message services, as well as operates TV and mobile game platforms. In addition, the company engages in the home entertainment set top box business. The company was formerly known as GameNow.net Limited and changed its name to The9 Limited in February 2004. The9 Limited was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Shanghai, the People's Republic of China.
AG&E Holdings Inc. distributes, repairs, and services electronic components to casinos industry in the United States. It offers LCD displays, gaming supplies and components, and video gaming terminals. The company was formerly known as Wells-Gardner Electronics Corporation and changed its name to AG&E Holdings, Inc. in October 2014. AG&E Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1925 and is headquartered in McCook, Illinois.
Loxo Oncology, Inc. engages in the discovery, development, and commercialization of cancer therapies in the United States. Its lead product candidate includes LOXO-101, an oral and selective inhibitor of tropomyosin receptor kinase (TRK), which is in a Phase I dose escalation trial for the treatment of patients with tumor types, such as lung, head and neck, melanoma, colorectal, sarcoma, and breast cancer. The company's preclinical programs include RET inhibitor that optimizes potency for RET fusion proteins, mutations, and clinically-identified resistance mutations; FGFR inhibitor that optimizes on potency against receptors comprising four isoforms with tyrosine kinase domains; and FLT3 inhibitor that optimizes on potency for the FLT3 internal tandem duplication mutations. It has a drug discovery collaboration agreement with Array BioPharma, Inc. to obtain various rights to TRK inhibitor program and oncology targets. The company was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut.
Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc. discovers and develops pharmaceuticals for the treatment of neurological and endocrine-related diseases and disorders in the United States. The company's products in clinical development stage include elagolix, which is in Phase III study for endometriosis; elagolix that is in Phase IIb study for uterine fibroids; Corticotropin-Releasing Factor Receptor1 Antagonist, which is in Phase I/II study for congenital adrenal hyperplasia and stress-related disorders; and Vesicular Monoamine Transporter 2 Inhibitor (VMAT2) that is in Phase III study for movement disorders, as well as Phase I study for tourette syndrome. Its research programs comprise VMAT2 for movement disorders, bipolar disorders, and schizophrenia; gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) antagonists for men's and women's health, and oncology; antiepileptic drugs for epilepsy, essential tremor, and pain; and G Protein-Coupled receptors for other conditions. The company also develops pharmaceutical products for tardive dyskinesia, and other neurological and endocrine-related diseases and disorders. It has collaborations with AbbVie Inc. to develop and commercialize elagolix and GnRH antagonists for women's and men's health; and Dainippon Sumitomo Pharma Co. Ltd. to develop and commercialize indiplon in Japan. Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc. was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.
American Woodmark Corporation manufactures and distributes kitchen cabinets and vanities for the remodeling and home construction markets in the United States. The company offers framed stock cabinets in approximately 500 various cabinet lines, which include 85 door designs in 21 colors. Its stock cabinets consist of interiors of various dimensions and construction options, as well as a maple, oak, cherry, or hickory front frame, door, and drawer front. The company also provides turnkey installation services to its direct builder customers through a network of seven service centers. It sells its products under the American Woodmark, Timberlake, Shenandoah Cabinetry, Shenandoah Value Series, and Waypoint Living Spaces brand names. The company markets its products primarily through home centers, builders, and independent dealers and distributors. American Woodmark Corporation was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Winchester, Virginia.
American Capital, Ltd. is a private equity and venture capital firm. It is a business development company specializing in management and employee buyouts, subordinated debt, leveraged finance, mezzanine, acquisition, recapitalization, middle market, early venture, mature, industry consolidation, and growth capital investments. The firm seeks to invest in senior debt mezzanine, unitranche, and equity financing for buyouts of private equity firms and direct in private and public companies. It also invests in special situations and in government. In special situations, the firm invests in troubled situations and in distressed situations. The firm also considers smaller investments as add-on acquisitions for existing portfolio companies. In this area, it invests in acquisitions of true turnarounds, 363 auctions, portfolio add-on acquisitions, operationally challenged companies; financings in exit, ABL loans, second lien refinance, and direct lending to distressed companies. The firm invests in manufacturing, services, and distribution companies with a special focus on energy sector. The firm also invests in infrastructure and structured products. The firm also invests in business services, consumer products and services, industrial, healthcare and food companies. The firm prefers to invest in Information Technology focusing on Custom information technology solutions, Technology and software enabling headcount reduction, and Technology and software enabling cost reductions in conducting transactions with or within government. The firm also invests in digital media and entertainment, internet and consumer related, communications, mobile and wireless, security and data center infrastructure, software and services, semiconductor, and other innovative technologies. The firm also invests in a variety of industry sectors, including life science services, medical device, medical tools and equipment, and healthcare services, among others. In energy production sector, the firm invests in lower risk oil and gas exploration, production and development; natural gas liquids; coal mining and coal-fired generation; uranium mining and nuclear-fired generation; wind-powered generation; and solar-powered generation. In energy transmission sector, the firm invests in oil and gas pipelines; LNG tankers and regasification facilities; and power transmission. In energy distribution sector, it targets propane distribution; gas distribution; electricity distribution. In energy services sector, the firm invests in oil and gas services and utility services. The firm also targets investments in companies that provide services or products to federal, state or local governments. It seeks to invest in human resources/benefit administration, outsourcing, transaction processing, engineering and construction, logistics, original equipment manufacturers homeland security and component, aftermarket parts and supplies, and technology. It also invests in real estate and insurance. It invests as lead or participative investor and also makes equity co-investments. The firm seeks to invest globally focusing on Middle East, North Africa, South Asia, Mid-Atlantic, New England, North East Unites States, Canada, Central America & Mexico, and Caribbean. The firm and its affiliates invest between $10 million to $750 million per company in North America and 10 ($13.34 million) to 400 million ($533.99 million) per company in Europe. The firm's investment range is between $5 million and $25 million and higher depending on the opportunity. The firm targets new investments with at least $10 million in EBITDA and enterprise values of typical transaction from $20 million and $500 million. The firm invests senior debt, subordinated debt and equity allows us to provide one-stop financing up to $500 million. The firm also has the resources to deploy over $100 million into high growth later stage companies. In special situations group, the firm invests between $20 million and $750 million per transaction in a variety of investments, including: buyouts operational turnarounds, corporate orphans and carve-outs, complex management buyouts, financings dip financings, exit financings, and mezzanine financings for sponsored buyouts. In buyouts, the firm invests in companies having Enterprise Value of up to $1600 million. In federal, state and local government, the firm invests between $10 million and $500 million in a single transaction. The firm prefers to be a majority or minority investor and makes direct minority investments of subordinated debt, senior debt and equity in middle market private and public companies. The firm prefers to take minority ownership position of up to 49%. American Capital, Ltd. was founded in 1986 and is based in Bethesda, Maryland with additional offices in United States, Europe, and Asia.