Top 20 North American Deals for May 2016

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $2,400,000,000 Blue Coat Systems Bain Capital Software & Services Acquisition
2 $1,960,000,000 Polycom Mitel Software & Services Acquisition
3 $1,800,000,000 Snapchat Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
4 $1,800,000,000 Marketo Vista Equity Partners Marketing Acquisition
5 $1,600,000,000 Wind Mobile SunShaw Mobile & Apps Acquisition
6 $1,400,000,000 Jasper Technologies Cisco Software & Services Acquisition
7 $1,000,000,000 Lyft Consortium Transactions Investment
8 $870,000,000 SolidFire NetApp Software & Services Acquisition
9 $793,500,000 Magic Leap Consortium Software & Services Investment
10 $633,000,000 Textura Oracle Software & Services Acquisition
11 $540,000,000 Serena Software Micro Focus Software & Services Acquisition
12 $400,000,000 SintecMedia Francisco Partners Software & Services Acquisition
13 $360,000,000 Tapad Telenor Group Marketing Acquisition
14 $350,000,000 Microsoft (feature phone business) FIH Mobile Software & Services Acquisition
15 $275,000,000 TradeKing Ally Financial Transactions Investment
16 $275,000,000 iSIGHT Partners FireEye Software & Services Acquisition
17 $253,000,000 Pivotal Consortium Software & Services Investment
18 $250,000,000 Gilt Groupe Hudson’s Bay Company Ecommerce Acquisition
19 $200,000,000 Slack Consortium Software & Services Investment
20 $200,000,000 Uber LetterOne Transactions Investment

More information

  1. Bain Capital to Buy Blue Coat Systems (The Wall Street Journal)
  2. Mitel buys Polycom for $1.96B in enterprise communications consolidation play (TechCrunch)
  3. Snapchat raised $1.8B in a Series F round; leaked deck reveals revenues, user numbers (TechCrunch)
  4. Vista Equity Partners buys marketing automation giant Marketo for $1.8B in cash (TechCrunch)
  5. Shaw completes $1.6 billion acquisition of wireless carrier Wind Mobile (Vancouver Sun)
  6. Cisco Takes A Leap In IoT With Jasper Acquisition (Forbes)
  7. Lyft Raises $1 Billion; Valued at $5.5 Billion (FinSMEs)
  8. NetApp to Acquire SolidFire, for $870M (FinSMEs)
  9. Magic Leap Raises $793.5M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  10. Oracle to buy Textura in $663 million deal (MarketWatch)
  11. Micro Focus to buy Serena Software in $540m deal (ZDNet)
  12. Francisco Partners buys Israeli startup SintecMedia for $400 million (GeekTime)
  13. Telenor Group Acquires Tapad for $360M (FinSMEs)
  14. Microsoft is selling its feature phone business to Foxconn for $350 million (The Verge)
  15. Ally Financial Acquires TradeKing for $275M (FinSMEs)
  16. FireEye Acquires iSIGHT Partners for up to $275M (FinSMEs)
  17. Pivotal scores $253 million Series C led by Ford on hefty $2.8 billion valuation (TechCrunch)
  18. Hudson’s Bay Company to Acquire Gilt Groupe for $250M (FinSMEs)
  19. Slack confirms it has raised $200 million at $3.8 billion valuation (VentureBeat)
  20. Uber adds another $200M from Luxembourg firm (Vator News)
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