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PublicNASDAQ:YNDX
Date5/2011
Raised
Post IPO Valuation

General Information

Offices

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People

Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
CEO at Yandex.Turkey
CEO of Yandex.Money
Chief Product Officer
Chief Technology Officer, Yandex Labs
Chief Financial Officer
VP Sales and Business Development Officer
Vice President of Investor Relations
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Acquisitions

Total$39.4M
KitLocate, 3/2014
KinoPoisk, 10/2013
SPB Software, 11/2011 $38M
The Tweeted Times, 8/2011
Loginza, 1/2011
WebVisor, 12/2010
Mediaselling, 10/2008 $1.43M
Moikrug, 3/2007

Investments

Blekko 9/2011
Vizi Labs 9/2010
Face.com 9/2010

Funding

TOTAL $5.3M
FUNDING TOTAL $5.3M
Series A, 4/2000
Baring Vostok Capital Partners
ru-Net Holdings
Tiger Technology Global Management
$5.3M

Competitors

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Yandex

Yandex is an internet technologies company that operates in Russia, CIS and Turkey. It is the largest Russian and one of the world’s largest internet search engine. Yandex is an acronym for the phrase Yet Another Indexer.

As of January 2014, Yandex had 61.9% of the Russian search market (source: LiveInternet.ru).

Yandex’s mission is to give the answer to the user anytime and anywhere. Company provides its services for desktop and mobile users and develops embedded solutions as well.

The company specializes on highly-targeted sophisticated web search and information retrieval services based on world-class technologies like a proprietary machine-learning method MatrixNet.

Yandex provides localized services for its users, as well as enables them to search for websites in other languages.

In addition to web search the company offers dozens of free online services, granting access to extensive local, national and international information. The services include maps; traffic jams information; photo and video hosting; cloud storage; news service; spam-free email and many others.

In 2013, Yandex’s revenue totaled to $1.2 billion while net income jumped to $411.7 million. Contextual ads accounted for 90% of the company’s revenues as of Q4 2013.

Recent Milestones

Videos

 
 
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Wonder app for iPhone by Yandex Labs

Added: 4/9/13
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Yandex.Store for Android

Added: 4/9/13
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Everyone is waiting for Spring

Added: 4/9/13
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Yandex Labs x CMU Silicon Valley: Personalized TV controlled by gestures

Added: 4/9/13

Screenshots

Yandex screenshot
Above: Yandex
Uploaded: 6/2/10
Yandex screenshot
Above: Yandex.com
Uploaded: 6/8/10
Yandex screenshot
Above: Main page
Uploaded: 3/26/13

Products

People's Map
Yandex Advertising Network
Yandex Search
Yandex for mobile
Yandex.Amenities
Yandex.Auto
Yandex.Browser
Yandex.Catalog
Yandex.Direct
Yandex.Disk
Yandex.Fotki
Yandex.Garderobe
Yandex.Images
Yandex.Job
Yandex.Mail
Yandex.Mail for domain
Yandex.Maps
Yandex.Market
Yandex.Metrics
Yandex.Money
Yandex.Music
Yandex.News
Yandex.Realty
Yandex.TV
Yandex.Taxi
Yandex.Timetable
Yandex.Traffic
Yandex.Trains
Yandex.Video
Yandex.Weather
Yandex.Widgets

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Yandex

Sources

  1. Russian Search Giant Yandex Acquires Low-Power Mobile Geolocation Startup KitLocate (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  2. Yandex Buys KinoPoisk, ‘Russia’s IMDb’, To Move Into Film Search And Recommendation (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  3. Russian Search Giant Yandex Acquires Mobile Software Developer SPB For $38 Million (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  4. Russian Search Giant Yandex Acquires Social News Startup ‘The Tweeted Times’ (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  5. Yandex Acquires Single Sign-In Service Loginza (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  6. Yandex acquires WebVisor’s behavior analysis technology, team (eu.techcrunch.com) [edit]
  7. Yandex Acquires Display Ad Firm Mediaselling (blog.quintura.com) [edit]
  8. Russia's Yandex Acquires Biz Social Networking Site (thealarmclock.com) [edit]
  9. Search Engine Blekko Raises $30 Million From Russian Search Giant Yandex And Others (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  10. EDGAR [edit]
  11. Facial Recognition Tech Startup Face.com Raises $4.3M From Yandex And Other (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  12. Quintura Blog (blog.quintura.com) [edit]
  13. Yandex Buys Smilink (company.yandex.com) [edit]
    Yandex Acquires GIS Technologies (company.yandex.com) [edit]
    Yandex Offers Golden Share to Sberbank (invest-iq.com) [edit]
    Yandex Follows up WebVisor Deal With Acquisition of Loginza (invest-iq.com) [edit]
    Yandex Follows up WebVisor Deal With Acquisition of Loginza (invest-iq.com) [edit]
    Russian Search Giant Yandex Seeks To Raise Up To $1 Billion In IPO (techcrunch.com) [edit]
    Russian Search Giant Yandex Prices $1.2B IPO At $20 To $22 Per Share (techcrunch.com) [edit]
    Yandex to invest in Russian and foreign startups (ewdn.com) [edit]
    Yandex history, from startup to IPO (ewdn.com) [edit]
    Yandex invests in personal finance startup (ewdn.com) [edit]
    Yandex Buys Stake In Russian Online Crowd-Editing Application Developer Citrea (invest-iq.net) [edit]
    Tech Meets Geo-Tech: Russia’s Search Giant Yandex Takes $1M, 25% Stake In Seismotech (techcrunch.com) [edit]
    Yandex Joins CERN openlab (company.yandex.com) [edit]
    Yandex sells 75% of its online payment service to Russia’s largest bank Sberbank for $60 million (thenextweb.com) [edit]
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