Top 20 Asia & Pacific Deals for 2012

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$1,300,000,000Jupiter Shop ChannelBain CapitalHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
2$785,000,000So-NetSonyHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
3$669,789,500TelstraClearVodafoneHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
4$644,000,000City Telecom (Broadband+Telco Assets)CVC Capital PartnersGamesAcquisition
5$503,873,000GameABCZheBao MediaGamesAcquisition
7$400,000,000360BuyOntario Teachers Pension Fund, Tiger Global ManagementMarketingAcquisition
8$350,000,000WildfireGoogleSoftware & ServicesInvestment
9$258,000,000MeeGoJollaHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
10$230,500,000Asia ToneEquinixHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
11$230,000,000VividwirelessOptusHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
12$216,000,000XiaomiUndisclosedMobile & AppsInvestment
16$150,000,000Flipkart Online ServicesNaspers, Tiger GlobalSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
17$130,000,000Endace LimitedEmulexMobile & AppsInvestment
18$125,000,000LianLian PayAmerican ExpressGamesAcquisition
19$96,000,000Ntreev SoftNCsoftGamesInvestment

More information

  1. Bain Capital to acquire 50% stake in Jupiter Shop Channel from Sumitomo Corporation (Private Equity Wire)
  2. SONY in $785 Million Acquisition of So-Net Entertainment Shares (Cleary Gottlieb)
  3. Vodafone NZ buys TelstraClear (New Zealand Herald)
  4. CVC acquires Hong Kong Broadband Network (Global Telecoms Business)
  5. [Updated]Shanda Selling Two Gaming Subsidiaries (TechNode)
  6. Online Games Giant Nexon Acquires Japanese Mobile Games Developer gloops For $468.4M Cash (TechCrunch)
  7. China E-Tailer 360Buy Reportedly Raises $400M Roun (Forbes)
  8. Google Slaps $100M Golden Handcuffs On Wildfire To Retain Employees After $350M Acquisition (TechCrunch)
  9. MeeGo OS Gets a $258M Lifeline from Jolla-led Alliance (Pando Daily)
  10. Equinix Completes $230 Million Acquisition of Hong Kong Data Center Provider (Tech In Asia)
  11. Optus buys Vividwireless for $230m (Delimeter)
  12. Breaking: Xiaomi Raising $216M in Third Round (Technode)
  13. China’s Alibaba to spin off team developing mobile operating system (Reuters)
  14. China’s Top Pinterest Clone Mogujie Confirms Series C Funding, Now Valued at $200 Million (Tech In Asia)
  15. GREE Acquires Japanese Social Game Publisher Pokelabo for $173.8 Million (Tech In Asia)
  16. Updated: Report: Flipkart To Raise $150M From Naspers, Tiger; What About Tradus? (Media Mana)
  17. Emulex to acquire NZ network products firm (OcMetro)
  18. AmEx Puts $125M In And Partners With Chinese Mobile Payments Company Lianlian To License Serve (TechCrunch)
  19. League of Legends and NCsoft’s Ntreev acquisition, this week in Korean news (Gamasutra)
  20. DeNA Picks Up 20 Percent Stake in Cygames for $92 Million (Tech In Asia)
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