Telefonica

Telefonica is a telecommunication company that provides fixed-line, mobile and broadband internet services for residential and commercial sectors. Read more

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Telefonica

Telefonica is a telecommunication company that provides fixed-line, mobile and broadband internet services for residential and commercial sectors. Read more

Jose Maria Alvarez-Pallete Lopez's photo - Chairman & CEO of Telefonica

Chairman & CEO

Jose Maria Alvarez-Pallete Lopez

CEO Approval Rating

86/100

Founded:

1924

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyNYSETEF

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Vodafone is one of Telefonica's top rivals. Vodafone is a Public company that was founded in 1984 in Berkshire, England. Like Telefonica, Vodafone also works within the Telecommunication Services industry. Compared to Telefonica, Vodafone has 34,457 fewer employees.

America Movil is seen as one of Telefonica's biggest rivals. America Movil was founded in 2000 in Miguel Hidalgo, Mexico. Like Telefonica, America Movil also competes in the Telecommunication Services sector. America Movil generates $1.6B less revenue than Telefonica.

BT Group is one of Telefonica's top competitors. BT Group was founded in 1846, and its headquarters is in London, England. Like Telefonica, BT Group also competes in the Telecommunication Services space. BT Group has 22,023 fewer employees than Telefonica.

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Annual Revenue

$52.6B

Telefonica's revenue is the ranked 8th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 33.2B.

Telefonica Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Tarifhaus Online GmbH

Nov 2019

Source »
undisclosed
Tarifhaus is an online tariff marketing platform that offers mobile tariffs comparison solutions to the residential and commercial sectors.
Minodes GmbH

May 2017

Source »
undisclosed
MiNODES develops a Software as a Service-based marketing analytics platform for physical stores and omnichannel retailers to track customer behaviour.
Synergic Partners

Nov 2015

Source »
undisclosed
Synergic Partners is a management and technology consulting firm that specializes in data management, governance and advanced big data analytics.
Global Village Telecom (Holding) S.A.

Sep 2014

Source »
$9.3B
GVT provides telecommunication solutions and services in Brazil.

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Distribuidora de Televisión Digital, S.A.

May 2014

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$725M
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These are all the companies that Telefonica has acquired. Telefonica has acquired 11 companies and its latest acquisition was Tarifhaus Online GmbH in Nov 2019. Tarifhaus is an online tariff marketing platform that offers mobile tariffs comparison solutions to the residential and commercial sectors.

Telefonica Funding History

Since Telefonica was founded in 1924, it has participated in 2 rounds of funding. In total Telefonica has raised $1.2B. Telefonica's last funding round was on Feb 2020 for a total of $494.6M

ROUND

FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Debt
Feb 2020
$494.6M
Debt
Sep 2013
$743M
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Since Telefonica was founded in 1924, it has participated in 2 rounds of funding. In total Telefonica has raised $1.2B. Telefonica's last funding round was on Feb 2020 for a total of $494.6M

Telefonica Investments

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DESCRIPTION

AMOUNT

INVESTMENT DATE

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EXIT DATE

Clear designs and develops blockchain-based high volume payment transaction systems for the telecommunication industry.
$13M
Feb 04, 2020
Series A
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Zamna develops a blockchain-based identity platform that offers share and verify passenger’s data for airlines, governments, and security agencies.
$5M
Oct 26, 2019
Seed
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Valerann develops a traffic control and road monitoring system to prevent accidents and support autonomous vehicles.
$5M
Dec 20, 2018
Seed
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Aerial develops a cloud-based home automation system that utilizes WiFi infrastructure to provide wireless motion analytics solutions.
$3M
Nov 07, 2018
Venture Round
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Xanview is a SaaS-based platform that allows users to monitor and manage physical security devices such as video surveillance cameras and smart locks.
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Apr 16, 2018
Equity
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These are all the companies that Telefonica has invested in. Telefonica has invested 11 companies and its latest investment was Tarifhaus Online GmbH in Nov 2019. Tarifhaus is an online tariff marketing platform that offers mobile tariffs comparison solutions to the residential and commercial sectors.

Telefonica News

Today 6:04 AMDeveloping Telecoms

Gilat Satellite wins contract from Telefonica for Chile

Gilat Satellite Networks announced its contract with Telefonica Global Solutions (TGS), a facilitator... See more »
Today 5:33 AMElectronics Weekly

Telefonica and Microsoft to deliver private 5G services

Telefonica and Microsoft are combining to deliver private 5G services to business. Telefonica's 5G t... See more »
May 11, 2021Telecompaper

Telefonica reactivates free second home fibre offer

(Telecompaper) Telefonica has relaunched a promotion giving Movistar Fusion subscribers with second h... See more »
May 11, 2021Markets Insider

Here's what Wall Street expects from Telefonica's earnings report

On May 13, Telefonica will report Q1 earnings.Analysts expect Telefonica will report earnings per sha... See more »
May 11, 2021MarketScreener

Goldman Sachs reaffirms its Sell rating

(marketscreener.com) Goldman Sachs reiterate its Sell rating. The target price is unchanged at EUR 2.... See more »
May 11, 2021Telecompaper

Telefonica cuts Peru carbon footprint by 78%

(Telecompaper) Telefonica said its Movistar Peru unit has successfully reduced its CO2 emissions by 7... See more »
May 11, 2021Telecompaper

Telefonica adds cybesecurity service to pay-TV platform

(Telecompaper) Telefonica said its Movistar 'Conexion Segura' (Secure Connection) cybersecurity servi... See more »

Telefonica Blogs

May 16, 2018Telefonica Blog

Costa Rica, dispuesta a ser el primer país que no usa combustibles fósiles

Costa Rica conoce bien el valor de tener un entorno limpio de contaminación. Gran parte de la ... See more »
May 15, 2018Telefonica Blog

Facebook sufre una nueva filtración de datos de tres millones de usuarios

Los últimos resultados financieros de Facebook dejaron unas cifras que muestran a una compañía con un... See more »
May 14, 2018Telefonica Blog

Windows 10 te dejará controlar Android y iPhone desde el PC gracias a una app

Un smartphone es un pequeño ordenador en nuestra mano, pero cuando ya estamos utilizando nuestro PC, ... See more »
May 14, 2018Telefonica Blog

Herramientas para dibujar online con total libertad

Ha llovido mucho desde la primera vez que alguien abrió Paint en Windows y se puso a dibujar. ... See more »
May 10, 2018Telefonica Blog

Las seis mejores aplicaciones para hacer streaming

El pasado 25 de marzo, el youtuber ElRubius hacía historia en Internet. Consiguió reunir a 100... See more »
May 10, 2018Telefonica Blog

Por qué Lego ha lanzado una aplicación de Alexa

La aplicación Lego Duplo Stories se ha publicado en Alexa y está orientada a niños entr... See more »
May 8, 2018Telefonica Blog

5 usos de la realidad virtual en el mundo de la medicina

Una de las tecnologías en las cuales el Machine Learning (ML) juega un rol importante es la realidad ... See more »

Telefonica Press Releases

December 17, 2020centralcharts

Contribution of 1&1 Drillisch to costs for spectrum auction 2015 in the future possible

DGAP-News: Telefónica Deutschland Holding AG / Key word(s): Legal Matter Telefónica Deutschland Holdi... See more »
November 18, 2020WebWire

Telefnica bets on protecting brands on the internet with an investment in Smart Protection

- - • The cybersecurity startup has a technological platform that automatically detects and eliminate... See more »
September 23, 2020Newswire Today

Telefnica Awarded the 2020 European Competitive Strategy Innovation and Leadership Award for Hosted IP Telephony and UCaaS by Frost and Sullivan

NewswireToday (newswire) - Wed, 23 Sep 2020 00:00:00 -0400 London, United Kingdom - Capabilities in t... See more »
September 15, 2020EIN Presswire

Vodafone, Telefonica, DT IoT and Verizon top Transforma Insights CSP IoT rankings

Transforma Insights unveils results of its extensive analysis of the technical, geographical and vert... See more »
August 6, 2020WebWire

Telefnica revalidates its presence in the FTSE4good sustainability index of the London Stock Exchange

Telefónica has revalidated its presence in the FTSE4Good sustainability index and has joined the Eur... See more »
July 14, 2020EIN Presswire

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iQSTEL Inc. (OTC: IQST) today announced an SMS carrier agreement has been signed with Telefonica (NYS... See more »
June 3, 2020WebWire

Telefnica contributes the group's processing power to help on coronavirus research

The operator offers [email protected] processing power from Telef�nica�s servers in Argentina, Brazil,... See more »

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Telefonica Headquarters

Ronda de la Comunicación s/n Edificio Central - 2ª planta

Madrid, Madrid28050

34-91-482-38-00

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Telefonica Summary

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Overview

Telefonica is a telecommunication company that provides fixed-line, mobile and broadband internet services for residential and commercial sectors. Telefonica was founded in 1924. Telefonica's headquarters is located in Madrid, Madrid, ES 28050. It has...

CEO

Telefonica's Chairman & CEO, Jose Maria Alvarez-Pallete Lopez, currently has an approval rating of 86%. Telefonica's primary competitors are Vodafone, America Movil & BT Group.

Website

telefonica.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Telefonica

  1. When was Telefonica founded?

    Telefonica was founded in 1924
  2. Who is Telefonica's CEO?

    Telefonica's CEO is Jose Maria Alvarez-Pallete Lopez
  3. How much revenue does Telefonica generate?

    Telefonica generates $52.6B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Telefonica have?

    Telefonica has historically raised $1.2B in funding
  5. Where is Telefonica's headquarters?

    Telefonica's headquarters is in Madrid Madrid, ES
  1. How many employees does Telefonica have?

    Telefonica has 127,323 employees
  2. What sector does Telefonica operate in?

    Telefonica is in Telecommunication Services
  3. Who are Telefonica's competitors?

    Telefonica's top competitors are Vodafone, America Movil, BT Group
  4. Who has Telefonica invested in?

    Telefonica's has invested in companies such as Clear Blockchain Technologies, Zamna, Valerann