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Kakao is a company engaged in mobile communication. It develops an application KakaoTalk that offers in-app texting and voice calls. The Company also owns a Kakao Pay service. It was formed as a result of a merge of Daum Communications and Kakao.
HQSeoul, KR

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Employees (est.) (Jan 2017)816
Share Price (May 2017)₩93.8 K

Kakao Office Locations

Kakao has an office in Seoul
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Kakao Financials and Metrics

Kakao Revenue

Market capitalization (16-May-2017)


Closing stock price (16-May-2017)

Kakao's current market capitalization is ₩6.4 t.
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Kakao Operating Metrics

Kakao's Monthly Active Users was reported to be 49.7 m in Q4, 2017.
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Monthly Active Users

49.32 m49.10 m49.19 m48.96 m49.16 m49.47 m49.84 m49.71 m
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Kakao Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Parking SquareFebruary 29, 2016
Daum CommunicationsMay 26, 2014

Kakao Online and Social Media Presence

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Kakao News and Updates

Asia Digest: Nest Tech VN backs Joosk Studio; SK’s Kakao Mobility launches ride-hailing service in Vietnam

Vietnam's Nest Tech VN has led a six-figure equity investment in Myanmar’s leading animation company Joosk Studio. The post Asia Digest: Nest Tech VN backs Joosk Studio; SK’s Kakao Mobility launches ride-hailing service in Vietnam appeared first on DealStreetAsia.

Klaytn de Kakao da la bienvenida a Binance a su consejo global de cadena de bloques

Desarrollado por la rama de cadenas de bloque de Kakao, Ground X, Klaytn es una plataforma pública de cadena de bloques, cuya red principal se lanzó el pasado junio. Klaytn se asocia con las principales organizaciones y empresas en varios dominios de la industria como parte de su programa...

Klaytn, qui appartient à Kakao, intègre Binance dans son Conseil mondial de chaîne de blocs

Développée par Ground X, la branche chaîne de blocs de Kakao, Klaytn est une plateforme de chaîne de blocs publique dont le réseau principal a été lancé en juin dernier Dans le cadre de son programme de Conseil de gouvernance, Klaytn s'associe à d'importantes organisations et entreprises...

Kakao Teases 2019 Launch of Crypto Wallet, Dapp Partners

Messaging app giant Kakao – which launched its own blockchain in June – has teased the release of a crypto wallet dubbed "Klip" later this year.

Kakao Claims Its New Blockchain Is 15x Faster than Ethereum

Kakao's blockchain subsidiary GroundX says its recently launched Klaytn blockchain can mine a block in as little as a second.

Kakao Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Kakao founded?

    Kakao was founded in 1995.

  • How many employees does Kakao have?

    Kakao has 816 employees.

  • Who are Kakao competitors?

    Competitors of Kakao include Yello Mobile, Telnic and YayFon.

  • Where are Kakao offices?

    Kakao has an office in Seoul.

  • How many offices does Kakao have?

    Kakao has 1 office.