EBay chief executive officer John – Donaho John Donahoe Show while giving an interview this Monday, eBay will purchase the outside by selling some fund in residual 2,400 million dollars got for 30% share of Skype, and recycle the fund back to to investors through the buy-back stock.
EBay purchased the facilitator Skype of netphone in 2005. At the beginning of this month, Microsoft claims to furnish funds of 8,500 million dollars and purchase Skype, eBay thorough backout netphone service item that this measure makes.
Donaho claims: “We will continue utilizing internal benign growth of capital investment of surpluses, will purchase and offer to investor and reciprocate through the buy-back stock selectively. ”
Particularly, eBay should invest in some tools, allow consumers to use one’s own mobile phone to do shopping, look for the goods while moving and compare with the price.
Donaho claims: “Our purpose is that the service that will preferably bring to consumer is experienced, let them find the goods that oneself want whenever and wherever possible, by various tools. Future increasingly many eBay innovates and launches around moving this theme. ”
The strip yard scanned the tool manufacturer RedLaser after eBay introduced a iPad utility program and purchased last year, users can use these tools to compare commodity price and price on net on the shop shelve with. EBay has also purchased Milo Company, this company can help users to use the mobile phone to find the shop with a certain particular goods of adjacent place.
Donaho claims: “Passing the photo which shoots your shoes later, I can find where can buy it and its price, the great explosion of this kind of information will make a large amount of buyers keep close ties with the seller. ”
Donaho shows, utilizes this trend, the chance that eBay will seek to be purchased in the world, and will consider carrying on a purchase of a larger scale. Donaho claims: “We have cash of 8 billion dollars, there is no appropriate purchase goal at present. However, when we see that can help the purchase goal that we connect buyer and seller, we will sell and purchase rapidly. ”
Donaho does not think eBay need to have key business on each single country’s market. For example the market, accept the source of the main camp which becomes eBay across the border trade income in eastern Europe and the Russian. Donaho represents, a lot of scale of this kind of market is not enough to attract eBay to set up independent operation business yet.
EBay opened the Russian languages websites last year. Donaho shows, eBay is after new developing market opens a series of local languages websites in the whole world, they will make the trade company of every area in the world included in eBay buyer and in the seller worldwide network together with eBay Russian languages website.
Donaho make the three – year long business revitalize the plan for eBay before the this. Last year, eBay carried on 7 takeover at least. EBay thinks, its mode of British market is launched comparatively smoothly, the business of eBay American market should keep up with this mode too.
Donaho claims, eBay is continuing implementing one’s own reform, has already reversed the tide at present. Europe and new developing market are cores of promoting eBay future to increase, the future growth of market of eastern Europe and Asian E-business is expected to exceed the growth of U.S.A. or western Europe. EBay present camp accepts about 40% and comes from U.S.A., 40% come from Europe, 20% come from Asia. As time goes on, Europe and Asia will take most market share.
At the conference of analyst that holds in February of this year, eBay high tube once estimated, the camp of 2013 of this company accepted and increased from 9,200 million dollars in 2010 to 13 billion to 15 billion dollars.