Top 20 Acquisitions for July 2016

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
2$9,300,000,000NetSuiteOracleSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
3$4,650,000,000Blue CoatSymantecSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
4$4,400,000,000StarzLions GateMediaAcquisition
5$2,800,000,000DemandwareSalesforceSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
6$2,400,000,000Blue Coat SystemsBain CapitalSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
7$1,960,000,000PolycomMitelSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
8$1,800,000,000MarketoVista Equity PartnersMarketingAcquisition
9$1,600,000,000Wind MobileSunShawMobile & AppsAcquisition
10$1,449,050,000VocaLinkMasterCardSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
11$1,400,000,000Jasper TechnologiesCiscoSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
12$1,300,000,000AVGAvastSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
13$1,220,000,000TRADER CorporationThoma BravoMediaAcquisition
14$1,000,000,000Lazada GroupAlibabaEcommerceAcquisition
15$870,000,000SolidFireNetAppSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
16$633,000,000TexturaOracleSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
17$540,000,000Serena SoftwareMicro FocusSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
18$400,000,000SintecMediaFrancisco PartnersSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
19$360,000,000TapadTelenor GroupMarketingAcquisition

More information

  1. Microsoft to Acquire LinkedIn for $26.2 Billion (The Wall Street Journal)
  2. Oracle Buys NetSuite for $9.3 Billion (FinSMEs)
  3. Symantec to Acquire Web Security Company Blue Coat, for approx. $4.65 Billion (FinSMEs)
  4. Lions Gate Agrees to Buy Starz in $4.4 Billion Deal (The Wall Street Journal)
  5. Salesforce buys Demandware for $2.8B, taking a big step into e-commerce (TechCrunch)
  6. Bain Capital to Buy Blue Coat Systems (The Wall Street Journal)
  7. Mitel buys Polycom for $1.96B in enterprise communications consolidation play (TechCrunch)
  8. Vista Equity Partners buys marketing automation giant Marketo for $1.8B in cash (TechCrunch)
  9. Shaw completes $1.6 billion acquisition of wireless carrier Wind Mobile (Vancouver Sun)
  10. MasterCard closes in on £1bn VocaLink acquisition (Banking Tech)
  11. Cisco Takes A Leap In IoT With Jasper Acquisition (Forbes)
  12. Avast acquires antivirus maker AVG for $1.3BN to gain scale and dive into IoT security (TechCrunch)
  13. Thoma Bravo to Acquire TRADER Corporation (BusinessWire)
  14. Alibaba Makes $1 Billion Investment in Lazada Group (FinSMEs)
  15. NetApp to Acquire SolidFire, for $870M (FinSMEs)
  16. Oracle to buy Textura in $663 million deal (MarketWatch)
  17. Micro Focus to buy Serena Software in $540m deal (ZDNet)
  18. Francisco Partners buys Israeli startup SintecMedia for $400 million (GeekTime)
  19. Telenor Group Acquires Tapad for $360M (FinSMEs)
  20. Wanda Acquires China’s Leading Movie Portal Mtime For $350 Million (Deadline)
Twitter Digg Delicious Stumbleupon Technorati Facebook Email

No comments yet... Be the first to leave a reply!