Top 20 European Deals for July 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $3,300,000,000 Bureau van Dijk Moody’s Media Acquisition
2 $1,000,000,000 Outfit7 United Luck Group Holdings Games Acquisition
3 $502,000,000 Improbable Consortium Software & Services Investment
4 $456,000,000 PlusServer BC Partners Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
5 $425,100,150 Delivery Hero Naspers Transactions Investment
6 $400,000,000 Microvast Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
7 $385,000,000 AUTO1 Group Princeville Global Transactions Investment
8 $370,000,000 Comptel Nokia Software & Services Acquisition
9 $333,684,900 Immediate Media Co. Hubert Burda Media Media Acquisition
10 $254,729,880 nDreams Mercia Technologies Games Investment
11 $250,000,000 Zenly Snap Inc. Mobile & Apps Acquisition
12 $250,000,000 Social Point Take-Two Interactive Software Games Acquisition
13 $230,319,000 Gryphon Group Holdings Leadenhall Capital Partners, Punter Southall Group Transactions Investment
14 $219,000,000 32Red Kindred Group Games Acquisition
15 $210,000,000 ABAX Investcorp Software & Services Acquisition
16 $205,000,000 BI-SAM Technologies FactSet Software & Services Acquisition
17 $165,000,000 Tricentis Insight Venture Partners Software & Services Investment
18 $141,000,000 Robopolis iRobot Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
19 $124,000,000 SMS Management & Technology DWS Software & Services Acquisition
20 $120,334,500 Kreditech Holding PayU Transactions Investment

More information

  1. Moody’s Corp to buy Bureau van Dijk for about $3.3 billion (Reuters)
  2. Chinese group buys Talking Tom app maker Outfit7 for $1b (Deal Street Asia)
  3. London-based AI and simulation start-up Improbable bags $502m in funding from SoftBank (Computing UK)
  4. GoDaddy sells PlusServer for $456M, kills off its AWS-style cloud services (TechCrunch)
  5. Naspers invests €387M in European food delivery business Delivery Hero (TechCrunch)
  6. CITIC Securities Leads $400M Round In EV Battery Maker Microvast (China money network)
  7. AutoGroup 1 raises €360 million (FinSMEs)
  8. Nokia to buy Comptel for $370M as it pushes deeper into carrier software (TechCrunch)
  9. Germany’s Hubert Burda Media buys Radio Times and other UK magazines for £270m (City A.M.)
  10. £195.6m in UK tech funding, the Taylor Review, WeWork’s huge Series G and more in The Week in Tech (Tech City Insider )
  11. Snapchat reportedly paid over $250 million for an app that lets you track your friends (Business Insider)
  12. Take-Two buys Spain’s Social Point mobile game studio for at least $250 million (VentureBeat)
  13. Insurance Entrepreneurs Raise £180M to Bring Protection Challenger to Market (Financialit)
  14. Kindred to Buy 32Red for $219 Million in Latest Gaming Deal (Bloomberg)
  15. Investcorp acquires ABAX for $210 mln (PE HUB)
  16. A Look At BISAM, The Market Research Company FactSet Bought For $205 Million (Bezinga)
  17. Insight Venture Partners invests $165 million in automated testing startup Tricentis (TechCrunch)
  18. iRobot to acquire its biggest European distributor for $141M (TechCrunch )
  19. DWS to acquire SMS Management and Technology in $124M deal (ARN)
  20. Kreditech raises €110M from Naspers’ PayU in strategic financing partnership (TechCrunch)
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