Official Name: Alibaba Group Holding Limited

Headquarters: Hangzhou, China

Founded: 28 June 1999

Employees: 259,316

CEO: Mr. Yong Zhang

show_chart HKEX: 9988 +2.42%

Market Cap

HK$2.275 Trillion

HKD as of April 1, 2022

US$290.40 Billion

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Detailed Description

Alibaba Group Holding Limited, through its subsidiaries, provides technology infrastructure and marketing reach to merchants, brands, retailers, and other businesses to engage with their users and customers in the People's Republic of China and internationally. It operates through four segments: Core Commerce, Cloud Computing, Digital Media and Entertainment, and Innovation Initiatives and Others. The company operates Taobao Marketplace, a social commerce platform; Tmall, a third-party online and mobile commerce platform for brands and retailers; Alimama, a monetization platform; and, which are online wholesale marketplaces; AliExpress, a retail marketplace; Lazada, Trendyol, and Daraz that are e-commerce platforms; and Tmall Global and Kaola, which are import e-commerce platforms. It also operates Lingshoutong that connects FMCG manufacturers and their distributors to small retailers; Cainiao Network logistic services platform;, an on-demand delivery and local services platform; Koubei, a restaurant and local services guide platform; and Fliggy, an online travel platform. In addition, the company offers pay-for-performance, in-feed, and display marketing services; and Taobao Ad Network and Exchange, a real-time online bidding marketing exchange. Further, it provides elastic computing, database, storage, virtualization network, large-scale computing, security, management and application, big data analytics, machine learning platform, and Internet of Things services. Additionally, the company operates Youku, an online video platform; Alibaba Pictures and other content platforms that provide online videos, films, live events, news feeds, literature, music, and others; Amap, a mobile digital map, navigation, and real-time traffic information app; DingTalk, a business efficiency app; and Tmall Genie, an AI-enabled smart speaker. The company was incorporated in 1999 and is based in Hangzhou, the People's Republic of China.

Wikipedia Introduction

Alibaba Group Holding Limited, also known as Alibaba (Chinese: 阿里巴巴), is a Chinese multinational technology company specializing in e-commerce, retail, Internet, and technology. Founded on 28 June 1999 in Hangzhou, Zhejiang, the company provides consumer-to-consumer (C2C), business-to-consumer (B2C), and business-to-business (B2B) sales services via web portals, as well as electronic payment services, shopping search engines and cloud computing services. It owns and operates a diverse portfolio of companies around the world in numerous business sectors. On 19 September 2014, Alibaba's initial public offering (IPO) on New York Stock Exchange raised US$25 billion, giving the company a market value of US$231 billion and, by far, then the largest IPO in world history. It is one of the top 10 most valuable corporations, and is named the 31st-largest public company in the world on the Forbes Global 2000 2020 list. In January 2018, Alibaba became the second Asian company to break the US$500 billion valuation mark, after its competitor Tencent. As of 2020, Alibaba has the sixth-highest global brand valuation. Alibaba is one of the world's largest retailers and e-commerce companies. In 2020, it was also rated as the fifth-largest artificial intelligence company. It is also one of the biggest venture capital firms, and one of the biggest investment corporations in the world. The company hosts the largest B2B (, C2C (Taobao), and B2C (Tmall) marketplaces in the world. It has been expanding into the media industry, with revenues rising by triple percentage points year after year. It also set the record on the 2018 edition of China's Singles' Day, the world's biggest online and offline shopping day.

Source: Wikipedia, retrieved on March 31, 2022, 8:41 p.m.

Stocks & Indices

Alibaba Group Holding Limited has the following listings and related stock indices.

Stock: HKEX: 9988





Stock: FSX: 2RR

Stock: FSX: AHLA


Product & Services

E-commerce Cloud computing Entertainment Mobile commerce Retail Mobile media Films TV shows, Alibaba Cloud AliExpress AliOS Alipay AliGenie Taobao Tmall Lazada Daraz Paytm

Key People

Founder(s): Jack Ma

Daniel Zhang(executive chairman and CEO) Joseph Tsai(executive vice chairman) J. Michael Evans(president)


Revenue: CN¥717.289 billion (US$109.480 billion, 2021)

Operating income: CN¥89.678 billion (US$13.688 billion, 2021)

Net income: CN¥143.284 billion (US$21.869 billion, 2021)

Total assets: CN¥1.690 trillion (US$257.978 billion, 2021)

Total equity: CN¥1.075 trillion (US$164.071 billion, 2021)



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Yu Hang District

Hangzhou, 311121


Phone: 86 571 8502 2088

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