Founded in Vienna in 2007, the online portals Versichern24.at and StromGas24.at / the underlying companies Monmio GmbH and Versichern24 GmbH have been acquired according to a press release by the comparison portal chegg.net headquartered in Graz. Versichern24.at has priorities placed on automotive, household and legal expenses insurance with about 40,000 users per month, which extends the portfolio of chegg.net significantly.
With 36 comparison products, Versichern24.at counts on average 1.5 million calculations per year. In addition, Monmio GmbH started in 2013 and an energy comparison portal in cooperation with the national authority E-Control (www.stromgas24.at).
Race of comparison portals
With chegg.net, Versichern24.at will offer in the future individual consultation by experts throughout Austria. The amount of the purchase price was not disclosed.
The market for online comparison portals is hot: Several providers are fighting for their market share and also acting comparison portals from Germany are looking at the Austrian territory. Time will show how will win the race. Good luck to Chegg.net!