Huya’s Competitors, Revenue, Number of Employees, Funding, Acquisitions & News

Huya is a live streaming platform that broadcasts online games and sports events. Read more

Rongjie Dong's photo - CEO of Huya

CEO

Rongjie Dong

CEO Approval Rating

90/100

Founded:

2016

Status:

PublicSubsidiary of Tencent Holdings LimitedNYSEHUYA

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DouYu is Huya's biggest rival. DouYu was founded in 2013, and is headquartered in Wuhan City, Hubei Province. Like Huya, DouYu also works within the Broadcasting sector. DouYu generates $223.7M less revenue vs. Huya.

Twitch is one of Huya's top competitors. Twitch's headquarters is in San Francisco, California, and was founded in 2011. Twitch competes in the Internet Software industry. Twitch generates 292% of Huya's revenue.

Bilibili is seen as one of Huya's top competitors. Bilibili is a Public company that was founded in 2009 in Shanghai, Jiangsu Province. Like Huya, Bilibili also works within the Broadcasting sector. Compared to Huya, Bilibili has 2,927 more employees.

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Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$1.3B

Huya's revenue is the ranked 2nd among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 846.5M. Over the last three quarters, Huya's revenue has grown by 7.5%. Specifically, in Q1 2020's revenue was $340.6M; in Q4 2019, it was $350M; in Q3 2019, it was $316.9M.

Acquisitions

No recent acquisitions found related to Huya

Huya Funding History

$75M$536.6M$1.4B

Since Huya was founded in 2016, it has participated in 4 rounds of funding. In total Huya has raised $1.4B. Huya's last funding round was on Apr 2019 for a total of $327.0M

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Secondary Offering
Apr 2019
$327M
IPO
Apr 2019
$554.9M
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Series B
Mar 2018
$461.6M

Tencent Holdings

Series A
May 2017
$75M

Total Funding: $1.4B

Since Huya was founded in 2016, it has participated in 4 rounds of funding. In total Huya has raised $1.4B. Huya's last funding round was on Apr 2019 for a total of $327.0M

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Tongcheng Life is a community e-commerce platform that allows users to buy vegetables, fruits, flowers and snacks.
$200M
Jun 10, 2020
Series C
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Genvid develops a digital platform that offers interactive streaming solutions for game developers, media companies and sports broadcasters.
$6M
Mar 16, 2020
Series B
-

Huya News

August 17, 2020MarketScreener

Announces Formation of Special Committee to Consider Proposal from Tencent

(marketscreener.com) GUANGZHOU, China, Aug. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- HUYA Inc. , a leading game live ... See more »
August 13, 2020Asian Venture Capital Journal

Tencent plots merger of China live-streaming platforms

Tencent Holdings has proposed a merger of Douyu and Huya - China's two largest game-centric live-stre... See more »
August 13, 2020Zolmax News

HUYA (NYSE:HUYA) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $1.41 EPS

HUYA (NYSE:HUYA) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday. The company reported $1.49 earni... See more »
August 11, 2020TechCrunch

Tencent wants to merge China's esports archrivals Douyu and Huya

The war between two of China's largest esports companies may soon come to a truce at the will of thei... See more »
August 11, 2020The Esports Observer

Huya Reports $32.1M Profits, Paying Users Increase by 26.5%

Chinese live-streaming platform Huya reported its financial results for the second quarter of 2020. T... See more »
August 5, 2020Zolmax News

HUYA (NYSE:HUYA) versus Pivotal Acquisition (NYSE:PVT) Head to Head Survey

Pivotal Acquisition (NYSE:PVT) and HUYA (NYSE:HUYA) are both unclassified companies, but which is the... See more »

Huya Press Releases

March 16, 2020PR Newswire

HUYA Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2019 Unaudited Financial Results

GUANGZHOU, China, March 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- HUYA Inc. ("Huya" or the "Company") (NYSE: HUYA), a ... See more »

Headquarters

E-Park Hanxi Road Building A3, Xinguang Expressway Intersection

Panyu, Guangdong Province511446

86-20-22907829

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Huya is a live streaming platform that broadcasts online games and sports events. Huya was founded in 2016. Huya's headquarters is located in Panyu, Guangdong Province, CN 511446. It has raised 1.4B in 4 rounds. The latest round was in Apr 2019. Some ...

CEO

Huya's CEO, Rongjie Dong, currently has an approval rating of 90%. Huya's primary competitors are DouYu, Twitch & Bilibili.

Website

huya.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Huya

  1. When was Huya founded?

    Huya was founded in 2016
  2. Who is Huya's CEO?

    Huya's CEO is Rongjie Dong
  3. How much revenue does Huya generate?

    Huya generates $1.3B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Huya have?

    Huya has historically raised $1.4B in funding
  5. Where is Huya's headquarters?

    Huya's headquarters is in Panyu Guangdong Province, CN
  1. How many employees does Huya have?

    Huya has 1,864 employees
  2. What sector does Huya operate in?

    Huya is in Broadcasting
  3. Who are Huya's competitors?

    Huya's top competitors are DouYu, Twitch, Bilibili
  4. Who has Huya invested in?

    Huya's has invested in companies such as Tongcheng Life, Genvid