Top 20 Investments for 2012

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $238,000,000 SquareTrade Bain Capital Ecommerce Investment
2 $216,000,000 Xiaomi Undisclosed Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
3 $200,000,000 Gigabit Squared Undisclosed Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
4 $150,000,000 Fanatics.com Andreessen Horowitz, Insight Venture Partners Ecommerce Investment
5 $150,000,000 Flipkart Online Services Accel Partners, Tiger Global Management Ecommerce Investment
6 $136,000,000 Alarm.com Technology Crossover Ventures Software & Services Investment
7 $135,000,000 Sonos Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
8 $125,000,000 LianLian Pay American Express Mobile & Apps Investment
9 $105,000,000 Fab Consortium Ecommerce Investment
10 $100,000,000 Avail-TVN Carlyle Group Media Investment
11 $100,000,000 Castlight T. Rowe Price, Redmile Group Software & Services Investment
12 $100,000,000 Conduit J.P. Morgan Asset Management Software & Services Investment
13 $100,000,000 Donuts Consortium Marketing Investment
14 $100,000,000 GitHub Andreessen Horowitz Software & Services Investment
15 $100,000,000 Insieme Cisco Systems Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
16 $100,000,000 LifeLock Consortium Software & Services Investment
17 $95,300,000 Izeos Newfund Media Investment
18 $85,000,000 Joyent Weather Investment II, Telefónica Digital Software & Services Investment
19 $85,000,000 Trion Worlds Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan, Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments Games Investment
20 $85,000,000 Yammer Consortium Media Investment

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  1. SquareTrade Lands $238M For Electronics Warranties (Silicon Tap)
  2. Breaking: Xiaomi Raising $216M in Third Round (Technode)
  3. Gigabit Squared raises $200M to bring super fast internet to 6 communities (VentureBeat)
  4. Web Retailer Fanatics Valued at $1.5 Billion (Wall Street Journal)
  5. News Roundup: Flipkart Raises $150M From Accel, Tiger Global (VC Circle)
  6. Alarm.com Raises $136M from Technology Crossover Ventures (FinSMEs)
  7. Sonos Lands $135M For Its Classy Wireless Home Audio Systems (TechCrunch)
  8. AmEx Puts $125M In And Partners With Chinese Mobile Payments Company Lianlian To License Serve (TechCrunch)
  9. Fab Seals The Deal On $105 Million In New Funding (TechCrunch)
  10. Digital Video Consolidation: Avail-TVN Picks Up $100M From Carlyle, Buys UK’s On Demand Group For $27M (TechCrunch)
  11. Castlight Lands A Whopping $100M D Round To Bring Transparency To Healthcare Costs (TechCrunch)
  12. Conduit Receives $100M Investment from J.P. Morgan Asset Management (FinSMEs)
  13. Demand Media Alum Gets $100M For Domain Registrar (SoCal Tech)
  14. GitHub Pours Energies into Enterprise – Raises $100 Million From Power VC Andreessen Horowitz (TechCrunch)
  15. Cisco Announces Its $850 Million Spin-In (New York Times )
  16. Identity Theft Protection Company LifeLock Raises $100M From Kleiner, Symantec; Acquires ID Analytics (TechCrunch)
  17. Izeos Receives Investment from Newfund (FinSMEs)
  18. Cloud Computing Software Company Joyent Raises $85 Million To Pursue Global Growth (TechCrunch)
  19. Trion Worlds Completes $85M Equity Financing (FinSMEs)
  20. Enterprise Social Networking Platform Yammer Raises $85M From DFJ Growth, Khosla, And Others (Techcrunch)
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