Top 10 Online Companies by Valuation in World 2015
Posted in Top Brand Lists, Total Reads: 1257
Here is a list of the top 10 online companies in the world in 2015. The online industry is growing at a huge pace. The emergence of online startups has made this industry worth billions of dollars. Valuation of startups has been increasing as a lot of money is being invested in these online startups which have completely changed the modern world. And this industry will further grow, making these online companies even more powerful.
JD.com or Jingdong Mall, headquartered in Beijing, China, is an E-Commerce organization.
Image: company website
It was founded by Liu Qiangdong in July 1998 and its B2C platform, which is the largest one by transaction volume, came in to existence in 2004. Since 2004, it has established various subsidiaries. It started online bookstore under the name 360buy.com but later added CDs, DVDs and ebooks to its platform. In March 2014, Tencent acquires a 15% stake in JD.com.