|IQIYI, INC. filed this Form 424B4 on 03/29/2018|
Under the master business cooperation agreement, Baidu will provide us with a RMB650.0 million (US$99.9 million) loan, which will mature on the fifth anniversary of the grant date. We entered into a loan agreement with Baidu with respect to such loan on January 19, 2018. The loan is interest free.
Share Purchase Agreement and Ticket Business Cooperation Agreement
On February 12, 2018, we entered into a share purchase agreement with Baidu Holdings, pursuant to which we will issue to Baidu Holdings an aggregate of 36,860,691 Class B ordinary shares. The transaction is expected to close no later than May 31, 2018. As consideration for the issuance of such shares and subject to the conditions set forth in the share purchase agreement, Baidu Holdings agreed to (i) undertake certain non-compete obligations towards us with respect to the online movie ticket and show ticket booking business of Baidu Holdings and its affiliates, (ii) direct user traffic related to such ticket business to us, (iii) provide us with technological support with respect to our ticket booking business, (iv) license certain domain names and certain intellectual property rights to us and (v) enter into a ticket business cooperation agreement with us, which has been signed concurrently.
For the complete text of the share purchase agreement and the ticket business cooperation agreement, please see the copies filed as exhibits to the registration statement filed with the SEC of which this prospectus is a part.
Termination of Certain Agreements
Pursuant to certain service agreements entered into between Baidu and us in 2011, Baidu was obligated to provide us with user traffic support. We had entered into a termination agreement with Baidu in January 2018, pursuant to which such earlier service agreements (including the traffic support obligations of Baidu therein) were terminated. For further information on such termination, see Note 25 to our consolidated financial statements included in this prospectus.