Adevinta announces the acquisition of two online businesses in France, Locasun and PayCar, to strengthen and deepen verticals penetration in key growth segments for leboncoin, the number one peer-to-peer website in France and leading online marketplace for cars, real estate and jobs. Locasun, the holiday rental and travel specialist in
Adevinta has participated in a new funding round of funding for Kodit.io as part of its strategy to explore new business models that improve customer and user experience. Kodit.io, a Finnish startup in the real estate segment, uses the so-called iBuyer model. It uses AI technology to reduce the average
On May 16 at VivaTech Paris, leboncoin, leading French marketplace, signed a manifesto supporting the vocational retraining of women towards careers in digital, along with 35 other French companies. The manifesto aims to advance the presence of women in tech. Even though the tech and digital sector is blooming, women
Rolv Erik Ryssdal, CEO, and Uvashni Raman, CFO, presented a good set of financial results for the first quarter – Adevinta’s first results as a public company.
Today Adevinta and Schibsted launched the fourth annual Second Hand Effect report, an international study on the environmental benefits of second-hand trading and the circular economy. Users of Adevinta and Schibsted marketplace sites potentially saved the planet from the production of 1.1 million tons of plastics in 2018. This is
Global marketplaces are creating more value than ever, Adevinta Investment Director Florence Aretz told leading tech entrepreneurs at the EU Startup Summit 2019 in Barcelona. The flagship event showcases a selection of Europe’s hottest startups, who come together to network and learn. “At Adevinta, we invest in the marketplaces of
Adevinta has signed an agreement to become an official global partner of Barcelona Tech City, a private non-profit association representing more than 800 companies in the digital and technology sectors in Barcelona. The agreement with Barcelona Tech City enables Adevinta to access and share knowledge on technology development and innovation,
Now that shareholders have received their shares, Adevinta CEO Rolv Erik Ryssdal welcomes investors – old and new – as shareholders of Adevinta. “As a pure player in international marketplaces, we offer investors a different and higher growth investment proposition with the potential to continue consolidating the market,” commented Ryssdal.
Continued focus on strong growth of its major online brands in France, Spain, Brazil. Adevinta to build out leadership positions for its other international brands. New listing positions Adevinta to lead continued online marketplaces consolidation internationally. 10 April 2019, Oslo, Norway: Adevinta ASA, the international online marketplaces leader, announces
Adevinta is well on its way to becoming a publicly-listed company on the Oslo stock exchange. Formal listing and first day of trading is set for Wednesday 10 April on the Oslo Børs. More details can be found here.
London – Thursday 7 March 2019 Adevinta and Schibsted held a joint Capital Markets Day in London on Thursday 7 March 2019 Presentation material: Adevinta Capital Markets Day 2019 (pdf) Schibsted Capital Markets Day 2019 (pdf) A recording of the presentation is available here: webcast link The presentations may also be
Shareholders of Schibsted Media Group voted today to demerge Schibsted into two separate companies, spinning off its marketplaces operations outside the Nordics into a new company which plans to list on the Oslo Stock Exchange on 10 April 2019. Today, CEO Rolv Erik Ryssdal introduced the name and brand identity