Largest online auction house
Who
eBay
What
162,000,000 people
Where
Not Applicable
When

The largest auction website is eBay, with over 162 million active users worldwide by the end of Q1 2016. The site was launched on 4 September 1995 by Pierre Omidyar (France) and has its headquarters in San Jose, California, USA.

In Q1 of 2016, eBay reported that it had generated $2.1 billion (£1.4 bn) in revenue.