Company Profile

In 2000, to keep up with the development of the information industry in the internet age, the Legend Group (now Legend Holdings Corporation) founded a spin-off company called Holdings Limited (hereafter referred to as DC Holdings). In 2001, it was listed on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (Stock code 00861.HK).

DC Holdings now owns four listed companies with a combined total of over ten thousand employees: DC Holdings (00861.HK), DCITS (000555.SZ), Digiwin Software (300378.SZ) and HC360.com (02280.HK).

DC Holdings is a target of the Ministry of Science and Technology’s “863 Program” and one of the four core enterprises listed by Beijing’s “Ten-Hundred-Thousand Project” to be included in the allocation of 100 billion yuan. DC Holdings has been one of Fortune China’s Top 500 Chinese Companies for five consecutive years and one of Forbes Asia’s Fab 50 for four consecutive years. In 2014, DC Holdings was awarded “Special First Class Qualification For Information Systems Integration and Certificate of Key Enterprise with Safety and Reliability” by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology.

Core Businesses

Distribution Business

• Primary focus on the SMB & Consumer Markets, engaging in the distribution of general IT products such as notebook computers, desktop computers, peripherals, accessories and consumer IT products.

Systems Business

• Primary focus on the Enterprise Market, offering value-added distribution of systems products such as servers, networking products, storage products and packaged software.-

Services Business

• Primary focus on the Industry Market, offering products and services in IT planning and IT systems consultation, design and implementation of industry application software and solutions, outsourcing of IT system operation and maintenance, as well as systems integration and maintenance.

Supply Chain Services

• Primary focus on the markets of Hi-tech Industries, Branded e-Commerce Platform Operators and Branded Service Providers, providing “one-stop” consultancy and execution in logistics, business flow, capital flow and information flow.

Key Financial Figures

HK$ million FY14
Q1-Q3
FY13
Q1-Q3
YoY
Change
FY2014
Q3
FY2013
Q3
YoY
Change
Revenue 49,551 50,454 -1.8% 17,578 17,616 -0.2%
Gross profit margin (%) 6.73% 6.60% +13bps 6.81% 5.57% +124bps
Profit from operating activities 984 1,229 -20.0% 331 353 -6.3%
Net profit 619 830 -25.4% 220 272 -19.1%
Basic EPS (HK Cents) 57.74 77.64 -25.6% 20.38 25.49 -20.0%

Key Financial Figures

  FY2014
Q1-Q3
FY2013
Q1-Q3
ROE (annualized) 10.19% 13.75%
ROA (annualized) 2.73% 3.87%
Interest Coverage (times) 5.29 6.67
  30 Sep. 2014 30 Sep. 2013
Gross Gearing 100.22% 71.69%
Net Gearing 59.52% 23.18%

FY20 I4 Q1 Segmental Results Breakdown: HK$ million