Company Overview

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Founded:
September 23, 1997
Founders:
Arkady Volozh, Ilya Segalovich
Headquarters:
Moscow
IPO:
Went Public on May 24, 2011
Stock:
NASDAQ:YNDX
Categories:
Information Technology, Search, Email, See All (4)

Yandex is a Russia-based technologies company operating an internet search engine and developing internet-based services and products.

Description

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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... See More

Current Team (21)

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Investments (3)

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Products (31)

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    Yandex Search

    Search engine is the core Yandex product. Its goal is to provide a user with the answer to her..
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    Yandex.Maps

    Yandex.Maps was added to CrunchBase in 2010
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    Yandex.News

    Yandex.News was added to CrunchBase in 2010
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    Yandex.Images

    Yandex.Images was added to CrunchBase in 2010
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    Yandex.Mail

    Yandex.Mail was added to CrunchBase in 2010
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    Yandex.Traffic

    Yandex.Traffic was added to CrunchBase in 2010
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    Yandex.Video

    Yandex.Video was added to CrunchBase in 2010
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    Yandex.Fotki

    Yandex.Fotki was added to CrunchBase in 2010

Acquisitions (8)

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Funding Rounds (1) - $5.30M

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Investors (3)

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Offices/Locations (9)

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  • World Headquarters

    16, Leo Tolstoy St.

    Moscow, 119021

    RUS

  • Office in California

    299 S. California Ave, Suite 200, Palo Alto

    Palo Alto, CA CA 94306

    USA

  • Office in Odessa

    4-D Shevchenko Ave., Office 37

    Odessa, 65044

    UKR

  • Office in Kiev

    4 Lunacharckogo St.

    Kiev, 02002

    UKR

  • Office in Novosibirsk

    35 Krasnoyarskaya St.

    Novosibirsk, 630004

    RUS

  • Office in Simferopol

    6/13 Geroev Adzhimushkaya St., 2nd Floor

    Simferopol, 95011

    UKR

  • Office in St. Petersburg

    44 Sverdlovskaya Naberezhnaya, Business-centre “Benois”

    Saint Petersburg, 195027

    RUS

  • Office in Ekaterinburg

    10 Khokhryakova St.

    Ekaterinburg, 620014

    RUS

Competitors (5)

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    Mail.Ru Group

    Mail.Ru Group is an internet company that operates social networking sites, IM networks, email..
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    Ask.com

    Ask.com is a question answering-focused web search engine that delivers answers from the web and..
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    Yahoo!

    Yahoo! is a multinational internet corporation that offers a web portal, search engine, e-mail and..
  • B0c6a0f48fe6f70ac1fd618d81a16595

    Google

    Google is a search and advertising service provider that aims to organize and monetize the world’s..
  • D0091ff5594ff5250071fb5d6c0d1d51

    Verbase

    Search Engine

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