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Domain Invest, S.A, one of the leaders in domain names investments has just expanded its portfolio by acquiring more than 400 domain names in all areas of health, further expanding its presence on that fast growing sector.
With the market for diets and weight reduction programs increasing each year, the fact that more and more people look online to access or exchange information about common diseases or injuries, or even pandemics (e.g. the avian flu), as well as the current trend about medical assistance by Internet, this move will surely position the company at the forefront of domain names in the future. continue reading »
Luxembourg, March 11th, 2011 – The Panelists of the recent UDRP ruled in favor of Domain Invest S.A. (DI S.A.) after Quester Group, Inc. (QG) filed a complaint against DI S.A. with the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO). The Complainant accused DI S.A. of trademark violation for registering ultimateguitars.com, a domain similar to ultimate-guitar.com, which is currently under the ownership of CQ.
After a successful bid against Domain Capital in a UDRP on June 10, 2010, former owner of ultimateguitar.com, Quest Group, Inc. was confident when they made the following submissions and arguments: “The disputed domain name is [yet again] virtually identical to the Complainant’s registered trademarks and registered domain names. The only difference is that the Respondent uses the plural of the Complainant’s marks.” continue reading »
The domain name company is releasing their developed site bruxelles.com which will serve as a portal for French speaking people from or interested by Brussels.
DI S.A, a well known domain name investment company has just launched a new website in French: Bruxelles.com. The city of Brussels, arguably one of the most beautiful cities of Europe is at the heart of the European Union and stands as one of the richest in terms of architecture, history or food delicacies.
Furthermore, the recent events about the political situation of Belgium and Brussels, underline the fact that the capital of Belgium is at the heart of a political turmoil, everyone seeming to have a thought on the subject and in need of a place to exchange with others.
Bruxelles.com plans to be THE portal on the city of Brussels for all French speakers, tourists and residents alike, offering them a wealth of information on the city, its history and culture. continue reading »
One of Internet’s leading websites regarding hosting, webhostingforum.com has just updated its design with a dashing new interface.
Webhostingforum.com has just launched a whole new design for their website, sure to please past users and newcomers alike. Armed with a fresh clean look and a clear menu system, all in various shades of rich green and grey, one of the web’s most trusted sources of hosting info, expects to get even more traffic and recognition.
Building up on the tremendous success of the last few years, the team at www.webhostingforum.com went back to the drawing board, and decided they needed a new look to push their forum to the next level.
They teamed up with professional designers in order for their website to better reflect the positive attitude, as well as the community they have created and maintained for hosting enthusiasts everywhere. The response has been overwhelmingly good from the followers and the new users, as everybody agrees that the new design, with its green and clean look, makes exchanging and reading a breeze. continue reading »
The domain investment web company acquired more than 150 high value names from I Reit increasing even more its presence on the web domain market.
DI S.A. (formerly Domain invest S.A) acquired more than 150 high value generic names at the Last Vancouver Summit in order to take an even stronger stance on the highly competitive domain names market. The domain names investment company has been experiencing a constant growth since the beginning of the year and has managed to attract new capitals investors (Iris Capital PR) to support its strong business model.
Generic names are the most valuable assets in the domaining world and constantly generates the highest traffic rates and interest. Thus owning this domain names can increase websites or parking generated income tremendously as opposed to lesser generic domains.
Some of the high value recently acquired domains include: tricks.com and replays.com which would be obvious contenders for any sport related websites, mailedto.com and netdriver.com could find their place in tech oriented websites, racingcars.com in motor oriented websites and billboardhits.com in movie focused portals for example. This portfolio also includes high potential “.org” names such as Thesaurus.org, languagesonlines.org, curse.org and magazines.org. continue reading »
Iris Capital development fund invested 6 million Euros into the successful domain names company DI SA (formerly Domain Invest SA) raising the capital to €18M.
Media development fund Iris Capital has raised its investment to the domain names acquisition company DI SA, by 6 million Euros, in order to strengthen its highly successful business model. Iris Capital, as well as two private investors decided to increase their investment by respectively 6 million Euros, and another 182,000 Euros, in a move to show their continuing support to DI SA. They will join the existing investors BIP Investment Partners, Société Nationale de Crédit et d’Investissement, the company’s management team as well as individual investors, as some of the biggest funding entities to DI SA.
Iris Capital spokesperson reported “We are very excited to be backing a European leader in this field. Domain names are inherently profitable assets whose market value is consistently rising. Under the care of this very experienced and motivated management team, we are confident the company will continue along its very successful path.” continue reading »
L’entreprise Domain Invest étend encore son secteur d’activité en acquérant 400 noms de domaines dans le secteur de la santé. Domain Invest, S.A, un des leaders mondiaux dans la gestion de noms de domaines vient d’élargir son portfolio de noms de domaines relatifs à la santé, en acquérant 400 noms de domaines, se positionnant ainsi en première ligne dans ce secteur en pleine expansion.
On sait que le marché des régimes et des programmes minceurs est en constante progression chaque année, que de plus en plus de personnes se rendent sur Internet pour échanger ou trouver de l’information sur diverses maladies ou problèmes médicaux (la récente grippe aviaire a généré beaucoup d’interrogations en ligne, par exemple) ; tout cela démontre bien l’intérêt pour l’entreprise d’investir dans ce secteur en pleine croissance. continue reading »
Luxembourg, March 5th 2010 –DI SA, a leading company in the internet domain name monetization, is proud to announce the acquisition of the domain name Call.Me, which will become one of the first virtual telephone booths.
vpoipGATE will be developing and managing the project. voipGATE is one of the unique and leading Operators in Voice over IP, based in Luxembourg, and offering telecommunications services and solutions worldwide.
Call.Me will enable visitors to call online from the website www.call.me any landline or mobile phone worldwide without having to install any software. Besides, the calls will be sponsored, which will drastically lower the cost of the phone calls and eventually make them entirely free. continue reading »
Luxembourg October 19th, 2009 – Domain Invest (DI SA) is proud to announce that it successfully closed a EUR 10,2M financing round.
BIP Investment Partners and Société Nationale de Crédit et d’Investissement (SNCI) participated for an amount of EUR 2.5M each. Businessmen from the European media and finance industries also significantly contributed to the financing of the company, investing EUR 5,2M.
“The financing of Domain Invest by public listed venture capitalists is a significant step forward for us and also within the industry of domain names. Thanks to this fundraising, we are becoming the major European player in domain name monetization and our main priority is to keep expanding and offering our services on a larger scale”, comments the management of Domain Invest. continue reading »