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Aport Bought For a Song; Relaunched as Product Comparison Shopping Engine

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Posted by: admin @ 06:52 [30. 08. 12]

One of the Russian search engine market pioneers, Aport has been sold out for $150,000 to Andrey Bronetsky, Managing Director of Mamba, a leading online dating platform service in Russia. The news was reported by RBC Daily. The newspaper says that he and his partners would invest an additional $350,000 into Aport, which has been [...]

Yandex Second Quarter 2012 Financial Results: 50% Year-on-Year Revenue Growth

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Posted by: admin @ 06:39 [31. 07. 12]

Today, the leading Russian search engine company Yandex (NASDAQ: YNDX) announced its unaudited financial results for the second quarter of 2012 ended June 30, 2012. Yandex completed $1.4 billion IPO on NASDAQ in May 2011. In Q2 2012, Yandex reported revenues of RUR 6,801 million ($207 million), up 50% from Q2 2011, operating income of [...]

Yandex 2011 Financial Results: Revenues Up 60%

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Posted by: admin @ 03:34 [22. 02. 12]

The leading Russian search engine and contextual advertising company Yandex (NASDAQ: YNDX) has announced its financial results for Q4 2011 and full-year 2011. Driven by a 56%-annual growth in the Russian online advertising spendings, Yandex rouble-based annual revenues has grown 60% to 20 billion ($622 million). Yandex completed $1.3 billion IPO on NASDAQ in May [...]

Why Yandex Put $15 million For A Small Stake in Blekko Search Engine?

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Posted by: admin @ 11:33 [2. 10. 11]

The leading Russian search engine company Yandex, which completed $1.3 billion IPO on NASDAQ in May 2011, invested $15 million in Blekko, U.S.-based search engine company this week. It’s not clear why Yandex, which is loosing its market share to Google in Russia, put $15 million for a small stake in a tiny search engine [...]

Russian Search Pioneer, Aport to Switch Search to Yandex

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Posted by: admin @ 23:32 [23. 08. 11]

The last Russian independent search engine standing, Aport has stopped using its own web search index. Being one of the Russian search market pioneers, Aport switched its search to Yandex. From now on, Yandex powers web search results and contextual ads on Aport.ru. Launched in 1997, Aport is owned by Vimpelcom (Beeline), Russia’s leading mobile [...]

Yandex Second Quarter 2011 Results Show Strong Growth

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Posted by: admin @ 06:41 [28. 07. 11]

Today, the leading Russian search engine company Yandex (NASDAQ: YNDX) announced its unaudited financial results for the second quarter of 2011 ended June 30, 2011. Yandex completed $1.3 billion IPO on NASDAQ in May 2011. In Q2 2011, Yandex reported revenues of RUR 4,541 million ($161.7 million), up 57% from Q2 2010, operating income of [...]

Yandex.Factory (Yandex.Start) to Invest in Zenmoney.ru

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Posted by: admin @ 05:06 [8. 06. 11]

The leading Russian search engine company Yandex, which completed $1.4 billion IPO on NASDAQ in May 2011, has invested in personal finance startup Zenmoney.ru. The investment was made as part of Yandex.Factory (Яндекс.Фабрика) initiative, according to Yandex start-up blog. Zenmoney will have to use Yandex.API for future service development. Founded in early 2010, Zenmoney.ru (Дзенмани.ру) offers [...]

Yandex IPO Creates Bonanza for Cisco Russian Fund Almaz Capital

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Posted by: admin @ 08:57 [26. 05. 11]

Almaz Capital Russia Fund I, Russia-focused venture capital fund that is backed by Cisco, shall have returned all money to investors with just two investments, fund’s Managing Partner Alexander “Sasha” Galitsky revealed on twitter. Those investments should have been made by Almaz in Qik and Yandex. Almaz‘s first close was at $60 million. Then, Almaz [...]

Quintura #1 Lifestyle App in App Store; Tops Yandex, Afisha, Skype

Files under: News, Quintura Search, Tech, Web 2.0
Posted by: admin @ 01:59 [25. 05. 11]

We have released Quintura visual search apps for touchscreen devices for iOS, Android and Symbian. Most of the Quintura search apps reached top 10 apps in their respective categories. On May 23, one of the Quintura search apps has become #1 app in App Store. Our visual-based search app for sex life and relationship Q [...]

Yandex (YNDX) Shares Close Up 55% at $38.84 Per Share at First Trading Day

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Posted by: admin @ 00:20 [25. 05. 11]

Yandex completed $1.3 billion IPO on NASDAQ yesterday, on May 24. Its shares (symbol “YNDX“) surged 55% from $25.00 to $38.84 at the first day of trading. More than 70 million Yandex shares changed hands, which is larger than Yandex IPO volume of 52.2 million shares. Yandex IPO underwriters included Morgan Stanley, Deutsche Bank Securities, [...]

Yandex Shares Up 40% to $35 Per Share Since Debut

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Posted by: admin @ 11:06 [24. 05. 11]

Today, Yandex shares started trading on NASDAQ under the symbol “YNDX“. The shares are up 40% to $35 per share, implying a market cap of over $11 billion. In honor of the occasion, Arkady Volozh, CEO of Yandex, rang the Opening Bell of the NASDAQ Stock Market. The Yandex team visited the NASDAQ MarketSite in [...]

Yandex $1.3 Billion IPO Today; Yandex Valued at $8 Billion

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Posted by: admin @ 02:40 [24. 05. 11]

The leading Russian search engine and contextual advertising company Yandex will price its shares at $25 per share at IPO. The IPO will value Yandex at $8 billion. Today, the shares of Yandex will start trading on NASDAQ under the symbol “YNDX“. Yandex will raise $385 million at IPO for potential investments and acquisitions. The [...]

Yandex Acquisitions Revealed in 2010, 2009 and 2008

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Posted by: admin @ 05:43 [10. 05. 11]

When Yandex revealed its IPO price range, out of 52.2 million total shares to be offered at IPO to investors Yandex will issue 15.4 million new shares to raise over $300 million for potential investments and acquisitions in Russia and abroad. Yandex made some acquisitions in 2010, 2009 and 2008. In August 2010, Yandex invested [...]

Yandex IPO Terms Revealed; Bigger than Mail.ru Group

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Posted by: admin @ 11:51 [9. 05. 11]

Russia’s leading search engine company Yandex, which plans to list on NASDAQ under the symbol “YNDX“, has announced terms for its IPO. The company plans to raise between $1,044 million and $1,148 million by offering ca. 52.2 million shares (or ca. 16% of total issued shares after IPO) at a price of between $20 and [...]

Yandex IPO Pre-Marketing to Start on May 3 in Moscow

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Posted by: admin @ 09:57 [28. 04. 11]

// The leading Russian search engine company Yandex will begin pre-marketing its IPO in Moscow on May 3, according to Reuters. The IPO is planned at NASDAQ in June 2011. The IPO can put Yandex valuation to as high as $9 billion. The company may sell 10% to 20% stake at IPO. The Yandex IPO [...]

Yandex IPO to Make Dozens of Yandex Employees Millionaires

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Posted by: admin @ 04:50 [16. 04. 11]

// The Yandex IPO, which is managed by investment banks Deutsche Bank, Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs, is planned at NASDAQ in summer 2011. The IPO can put Russia’s leading search engine and contextual advertising company Yandex valuation to as high as $9 billion, wrote WSJ. The company plans to sell 10% to 20% stake [...]

Yandex Plans $1 Billion IPO on NASDAQ in Summer 2011

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Posted by: admin @ 02:11 [21. 02. 11]

// The leading Russian search engine and contextual advertising company, Yandex plans $1 billion IPO on NASDAQ in June – July 2011, reported newspaper Vedomosti. The company hired investment banks Deutsche Bank and Morgan Stanley to manage the IPO, the paper said. The shares to be sold at IPO will come mostly from existing shareholders [...]

Yandex Reports 2010 Revenues of $410 Million

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Posted by: admin @ 11:56 [19. 01. 11]

The leading Russian search engine and contextual advertising provider, Yandex reported 2010 revenues of 12.5 billion Roubles (US$ 410 million), up 43% year-on-year from 8.7 billion Roubles in 2009, the company said. The leading Internet advertising company in Russia, Yandex has managed to outgrow the Russian internet advertising market that increased almost 40% last year. [...]

Yandex IPO Valued at Over $1.5 Billion

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Posted by: admin @ 05:33 [29. 11. 10]

The leading Russian search engine Yandex could do a London IPO in early 2011. Yandex IPO could be valued at over $1.5 billion (GBP 1 billion), according to Reuters. This month, Russia’s leading online company, Mail.ru Group‘ IPO raised $1 billion in London. Launched in 1997, Yandex’ search share in Russia reached over 64% in [...]

Mail.ru Reports Revenues $126 Million in 2009, Up 67%

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Posted by: Quintura @ 06:35 [24. 06. 10]

Russia’s leading online portal company, Mail.ru has reported total revenues of US$ 126.4 million in 2009, up 67% from 2008, according to International Accounting Standards, the company reported. In Russian Rubles, Mail.ru doubled ts revenues last year. Mail.ru’s EBITDA reached $55.5 million in 2009, up 23% from 2008. The Mail.ru‘s EBITDA margin was 44%. Most of [...]

Tencent Values DST at $3 Billion; Invests $300 Million

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Posted by: Quintura @ 14:12 [12. 04. 10]

The leading Chinese instant messaging platform QQ-owner Tencent has invested $300 million in exchange for a 10.26 percent economic interest in Russia’s major Internet investment firm Digital Sky Technologies (DST), the company announced on April 12. The investment values DST at almost $3 billion. Tencent and DST share the same investor Naspers/MIH Group, which owns [...]

Yandex Boosts Russian Search Market Share to 63%; Could Resume IPO Plans

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Posted by: Quintura @ 06:52 [12. 04. 10]

The leading Russian search engine Yandex has reached 63 percent share of searches in Russia in Q1 2010, ahead of Google with 22 percent share, Mail.ru with 8 percent and Rambler with 3 percent, reported Vedomosti.ru by citing internet statistics service LiveInternet.ru. Yandex released new homepage last week. The rise of Yandex search share can [...]

Yuri Milner: DST (Digital Sky Technologies) to Do IPO

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Posted by: Quintura @ 16:24 [27. 05. 09]

DST (Digital Sky Technologies)’ founding partner and CEO, Yuri Milner said in his interview that DST will do IPO. The exact dates will depend on market conditions and readiness of DST itself but the IPO could happen within the next three years. DST was reportedly valued at $1 billion when Russian media and metal investor [...]

Yandex Acquires Display Ad Firm Mediaselling

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Posted by: Quintura @ 23:49 [20. 10. 08]

The leading Russian search engine and Internet company Yandex has acquired the business assets of display advertising sales house Mediaselling, Yandex announced on its corporate blog. As a result of the deal, Yandex also gained display ad targeting and planning solution for online publishers. Mediaselling, which employs staff of 30 people in Moscow, was set [...]

Fast-Growing Yandex Postpones IPO

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Posted by: Quintura @ 17:02 [11. 10. 08]

The leading Russian search engine Yandex has reached 50 million searches per day, the company announced on its corporate blog. This number includes searches made on Yandex partner sites Mail.ru, Tut.by, Quintura.ru, and others that use Yandex.XML to power search results. This will imply that Yandex run rate of monthly searches has increased to 1.5 [...]

Yandex IPO Plan On Track

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Posted by: Quintura @ 13:44 [3. 09. 08]

The IPO of the leading Russian internet search firm Yandex, which holds 55 percent share of searches in Russia, was not scheduled for 2009 as it was suggested by Profy. The Russian internet insider news site Roem.ru reported that it was just a market expectation from financial company Finam. The information did not come from [...]

Yandex vs. Google: Russian Chronicles

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Posted by: Quintura @ 01:03 [2. 09. 08]

It wasn’t a long ago when Google was doing a bench advertising in Moscow to build brand awareness in Russia. In a much bigger response, the leading Russian search engine Yandex has launched an outdoor advertising campaign called “Any Questions?” The idea behind is that answers to any questions can be found on Yandex. The [...]

Yandex New Logo Says It Becomes Household Name in Russia

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Posted by: Quintura @ 23:47 [24. 08. 08]

The leading Russian search engine Yandex will launch a new logo on Monday, August 25. The new logo displays the Yandex name in Cyrillic, Яндекс. The change reflects a fact that Yandex has become a household name in Russia. When people think of both Internet and search in the country, they think of Yandex. All [...]

Alisher Usmanov Seeks To Acquire Stake In Yandex

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Posted by: Quintura @ 12:27 [4. 08. 08]

The founder of Metalloinvest holding and owner of Kommersant publishing house, Alisher Usmanov is becoming a major investor in Russian internet, reported business daily Vedomosti. According to newspaper, he is negotiating an acquisition of a 10%-20% stake in Russia’s leading search engine Yandex from the founding managers of the company as well as via new [...]

Digital Sky Technologies Consolidates 50% of Mail.ru

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Posted by: Quintura @ 17:29 [28. 07. 08]

Digital Sky Technologies (DST), an Internet investment group run by Yuri Milner, has obtained a 50.6% majority stake in Mail.ru by acquiring an additional 15% stake in the company from Tiger Global Management, reported Vedomosti. The deal could be valued at between $180 million and $200 million. That may put Mail.ru‘s IPO plans in 2008 [...]

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