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PublicNASDAQ:MELI
Date8/2007
Raised
Post IPO Valuation

General Information

Websitemercadolibre.com
Twitter@mercadolibre
CategoryeCommerce
Phone+54 11 4640 8000
Employees1,500
Founded8/1999
DescriptionOnline Auction Site

Offices

Buenos Aires, ARG
Arias 3751
7th Floor
Buenos Aires, C1430DNN, ARG

People

Founder, CEO
COO
CFO
CTO
SVP Corporate Sales
VP Database & Infraestructure
VP General Counsel - Government Relations
VP Planning, Treasury & Investor Relations,, VP Customer Operations,, VP Marketing & Sales
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Acquisitions

Total$59M
VMK, 4/2014
Deremate.Com De Argentina, 8/2008 $40M
Classified Media Group, 1/2008 $19M

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MercadoLibre

MercadoLibre, Inc., through its subsidiaries, hosts online commerce and payments platforms in Latin America. Its services are designed to provide its users with mechanisms to buy, sell, pay for, and collect on e-commerce transactions. The company principally offers MercadoLibre marketplace, an automated online commerce service, located at mercadolibre.com, which permits businesses and individuals to list items and conduct their sales and purchases online in a fixed-price or auction-based format. It also enables registered users in MercadoLibre marketplace to list and purchase motor vehicles, vessels, aircraft, real estate, and services through online classified listings; users and advertisers to place, display, and/or text advertisements on its Web pages to promote their brands and offerings; and Internet users to browse through various products and services that are listed on its Web site and register with MercadoLibre to list, bid for, and purchase items and services. The company also provides MercadoPago, an integrated online payments solution to facilitate transactions both on and off the MercadoLibre marketplace by providing a mechanism that allows its users to send and receive payments online. As of December 31, 2008, it operated online commerce platforms and online payment solutions directed towards Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, Venezuela, Chile, and Colombia, as well as operated online commerce platforms directed towards Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Panama, Peru, and Uruguay.

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  1. MercadoLibre will acquire VMK, Portalinmobiliario.com owners in USD $ 40 million (starterdaily.com) [edit]
  2. MercadoLibre, Inc. Announces Agreement to Acquire Operations of DeRemate (investor.mercadolibre.com) [edit]
  3. MercadoLibre´s Paypal wannabe needs a speed boost (theinquirer.net) [edit]
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