| Nasdaq: EBAY
Similar to: Electrocomponents Plc
eBay, Inc. provides online market places for the sale of goods and services as well as other online commerce or ecommerce, platforms and online payment solutions to a diverse community of individuals and businesses. The company operates its business through three segments: Marketplaces, Payments and GSI. The Marketplaces segment includes the company's core ecommerce platform eBay.com; vertical shopping sites such as StubHub, Fashion, Motors and Half.com; classifieds websites such as Marktplaats.nl and mobile.de, and advertising services. The Payments segment provides efficient payment and settlement capabilities for consumers and merchants on and off eBay websites and other merchant websites. The GSI segment provides ecommerce and interactive marketing services to enterprise clients that include some of the premier brands and retailers. It also offers a broad suite of solutions designed to power merchant's online businesses and effectively integrate with their other sales channels. The company was founded by Pierre M. Omidyar in September 1995 and is headquartered in San Jose, CA.