Takung Art Co Ltd
(NYSE MKT: TKAT)
Hong-Kong based Takung Art Co. is the world’s first online trading platform to provide a secure and easy way for art collectors and investors to acquire shared ownership in Asian and other fine art – including paintings, calligraphies, jewelry and precious gems — and participate in the booming Asian art market without fear of price manipulation and forgery.
As of December 31, 2016, Takung had 175 art listings trading on its platform, showing significant appreciation from their aggregate initial listing value of US$43 million – with trading volume averaging over 104 million units per day in December 2016. In calendar/fiscal 2016, the trading of its listed artwork generated a total transaction value of US$9.37 billion versus US$2.33 billion transacted in the comparable year-ago period.
Takung reported net income of $6.37 million, or $.60 per share, on revenue of $19.14 million for calendar/fiscal 2016.
2016 Annual Report (FORM 10-K)