Rakuten

Rakuten Group, Inc. is a Japanese electronic commerce and online retailing company based in Tokyo, founded by Hiroshi Mikitani in 1997. Centered around Rakuten Ichiba, its businesses include financial... Wikipedia

  • Native name:  楽天グループ株式会社
  • Romanized name:  Rakuten Group kabushiki kaisha
  • Formerly called:  MDM, Inc. (1997–1999)
  • Type:  Public KK
  • Traded as:  TYO: 4755, TOPIX Large 70 Component
  • Industry:  E-commerce, Financial technology
  • Founded:  February 7, 1997
  • Founder:  Hiroshi Mikitani
  • Area served:  30 countries and regions
  • Key people:  Hiroshi Mikitani (CEO)
  • Services:  Online shopping
  • Revenue:  ¥ 1,681.76 billion (2021)
  • Operating income:  ¥ -194.7 billion (2021)
  • Total assets:  ¥ 16,831.2 billion (2021)
  • Total equity:  ¥ 629.01 billion (2021)
  • Owner:  Hiroshi Mikitani (25.5%), Haruko Mikitani (8.40%), Japan Post Holdings (8.30%), Tencent (3.64%)
  • Number of employees:  18,364 (2019)
  • Subsidiaries:  Rakuten France, Rakuten UK, Rakuten DX, Rakuten Kobo, Rakuten Viber, Rakuten Viki
  • Website:  global.rakuten.com
  • Data Source:  DuckDuckGo