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Top 20 Acquisitions for June 2015

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$4,400,000,000AOLVerizonMediaAcquisition
2$3,000,000,000Aruba NetworksHewlett-PackardHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
3$1,500,000,000Lynda.comLinkedInMediaAcquisition
4$1,200,000,000VirtustreamEMCSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
5$810,000,000TrustwaveSingtelSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
6$687,000,000Menulog GroupJust EatTransactionsAcquisition
7$671,000,000eLongCtripTransactionsAcquisition
8$589,000,000Yemeksepeti Delivery HeroTransactionsAcquisition
9$410,000,000OverDriveRakutenTransactionsAcquisition
10$360,000,000Ticket MonsterKKR ConsortiumEcommerceAcquisition
11$350,000,000Annapurna LabsAmazonSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
12$280,000,000Travelocity ExpediaTransactionsAcquisition
13$254,890,000MultifondsTemenosSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
14$215,351,910Quandoo RecruitTransactionsAcquisition
15$200,000,000Panaya InfosysSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
16$190,000,000CaspidaSplunkSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
17$171,117,750Talabat.comRocket InternetTransactionsAcquisition
18$171,000,000WahandaRecruitTransactionsAcquisition
19$134,000,000Eat24YelpTransactionsAcquisition
20$134,000,000Yueke SoftwareAlibabaSoftware & ServicesAcquisition

More information

  1. Verizon Agrees to Buy AOL for $4.4 Billion (Wall Street Journal)
  2. HP to acquire Aruba Networks for about $3B (CNBC)
  3. LinkedIn to Acquire Lynda.com for $1.5BN (FinSMEs)
  4. EMC Continues Shift To Cloud With $1.2B Virtustream Purchase (TechCrunch)
  5. Singtel buys US cybersecurity firm for US$810M (Tech In Asia)
  6. Just Eat Snaps Up Menulog For $687M To Enter Australia And New Zealand (TechCrunch)
  7. Expedia gives up on China partner, sells off $671M majority stake in eLong (Tech In Asia)
  8. Delivery Hero Eats Up Turkey’s Yemeksepeti For A Record $589M (TechCrunch)
  9. Rakuten Buys Ebook And Audiobook Platform OverDrive For $410M (TechCrunch)
  10. Groupon Sells 46% Of Korea’s Ticket Monster To KKR Consortium For $360M (TechCrunch)
  11. Amazon buys secretive chip maker Annapurna Labs for $350 million (Extreme Tech)
  12. Expedia Inc acquires Travelocity in $280 million deal (Reuters)
  13. Temenos Acquires Multifonds for €235M (FinSMEs)
  14. Recruit Acquires Quandoo for €198.6M (FinSMEs)
  15. Infosys Acquires SaaS Provider Panaya In Deal Valued At $200M (TechCrunch)
  16. Splunk Buys Security Startup Caspida For $190M (TechCrunch)
  17. Rocket Internet Acquires Talabat.com for €150M (FinSMEs)
  18. Recruit Acquires Majority Stake In European Hair And Beauty Marketplace Wahanda For $171M (TechCrunch)
  19. Yelp Acquires Eat24 for $134M (FinSMEs)
  20. Alibaba buys movie ticketing software company for $134M (Tech In Asia)

Top 20 Acquisitions for May 2015

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$4,400,000,000AOLVerizonMediaAcquisition
2$3,000,000,000Aruba NetworksHewlett-PackardHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
3$1,500,000,000Lynda.comLinkedInMediaAcquisition
4$1,200,000,000VirtustreamEMCSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
5$810,000,000TrustwaveSingtelSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
6$687,000,000Menulog GroupJust EatTransactionsAcquisition
7$671,000,000eLongCtripTransactionsAcquisition
8$589,000,000Yemeksepeti Delivery HeroTransactionsAcquisition
9$410,000,000OverDriveRakutenTransactionsAcquisition
10$360,000,000Ticket MonsterKKR ConsortiumEcommerceAcquisition
11$350,000,000Annapurna LabsAmazonSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
12$280,000,000Travelocity ExpediaTransactionsAcquisition
13$254,890,000MultifondsTemenosSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
14$215,351,910Quandoo RecruitTransactionsAcquisition
15$200,000,000Panaya InfosysSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
16$171,117,750Talabat.comRocket InternetTransactionsAcquisition
17$171,000,000WahandaRecruitTransactionsAcquisition
18$134,000,000Eat24YelpTransactionsAcquisition
19$134,000,000Yueke SoftwareAlibabaSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
20$125,000,000NetProspex Dun & BradstreetMarketingAcquisition

More information

  1. Verizon Agrees to Buy AOL for $4.4 Billion (Wall Street Journal)
  2. HP to acquire Aruba Networks for about $3B (CNBC)
  3. LinkedIn to Acquire Lynda.com for $1.5BN (FinSMEs)
  4. EMC Continues Shift To Cloud With $1.2B Virtustream Purchase (TechCrunch)
  5. Singtel buys US cybersecurity firm for US$810M (Tech In Asia)
  6. Just Eat Snaps Up Menulog For $687M To Enter Australia And New Zealand (TechCrunch)
  7. Expedia gives up on China partner, sells off $671M majority stake in eLong (Tech In Asia)
  8. Delivery Hero Eats Up Turkey’s Yemeksepeti For A Record $589M (TechCrunch)
  9. Rakuten Buys Ebook And Audiobook Platform OverDrive For $410M (TechCrunch)
  10. Groupon Sells 46% Of Korea’s Ticket Monster To KKR Consortium For $360M (TechCrunch)
  11. Amazon buys secretive chip maker Annapurna Labs for $350 million (Extreme Tech)
  12. Expedia Inc acquires Travelocity in $280 million deal (Reuters)
  13. Temenos Acquires Multifonds for €235M (FinSMEs)
  14. Recruit Acquires Quandoo for €198.6M (FinSMEs)
  15. Infosys Acquires SaaS Provider Panaya In Deal Valued At $200M (TechCrunch)
  16. Rocket Internet Acquires Talabat.com for €150M (FinSMEs)
  17. Recruit Acquires Majority Stake In European Hair And Beauty Marketplace Wahanda For $171M (TechCrunch)
  18. Yelp Acquires Eat24 for $134M (FinSMEs)
  19. Alibaba buys movie ticketing software company for $134M (Tech In Asia)
  20. Dun & Bradstreet Acquires NetProspex for $125M (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Acquisitions for April 2015

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$3,000,000,000Aruba NetworksHewlett-PackardHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
2$1,500,000,000Lynda.comLinkedInMediaAcquisition
3$810,000,000TrustwaveSingtelSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
4$410,000,000OverDriveRakutenSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
5$350,000,000Annapurna LabsAmazonSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
6$280,000,000Travelocity ExpediaTransactionsAcquisition
7$254,890,000MultifondsTemenosSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
8$215,351,910Quandoo RecruitTransactionsAcquisition
9$200,000,000Panaya InfosysSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
10$171,117,750Talabat.comRocket InternetTransactionsAcquisition
11$134,000,000Yueke SoftwareAlibabaSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
12$134,000,000Eat24YelpTransactionsAcquisition
13$125,000,000NetProspex Dun & BradstreetMarketingAcquisition
14$100,000,000SunriseMicrosoftMobile & AppsAcquisition
15$95,000,000HunzaMixiTransactionsAcquisition
16$58,000,000MobPartnerCheetah MobileMarketingAcquisition
17$36,000,000Ticket MonsterKKR ConsortiumEcommerceAcquisition
18$36,000,000Code SchoolPluralsightSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
19$33,000,000YashiNexstar BroadcastingMarketingAcquisition
20$21,000,000American HealthCare Lending Prosper MarketplaceTransactionsAcquisition

More information

  1. HP to acquire Aruba Networks for about $3B (CNBC)
  2. LinkedIn to Acquire Lynda.com for $1.5BN (FinSMEs)
  3. Singtel buys US cybersecurity firm for US$810M (Tech In Asia)
  4. Rakuten Buys Ebook And Audiobook Platform OverDrive For $410M (TechCrunch)
  5. Amazon buys secretive chip maker Annapurna Labs for $350 million (Extreme Tech)
  6. Expedia Inc acquires Travelocity in $280 million deal (Reuters)
  7. Temenos Acquires Multifonds for €235M (FinSMEs)
  8. Recruit Acquires Quandoo for €198.6M (FinSMEs)
  9. Infosys Acquires SaaS Provider Panaya In Deal Valued At $200M (TechCrunch)
  10. Rocket Internet Acquires Talabat.com for €150M (FinSMEs)
  11. Alibaba buys movie ticketing software company for $134M (Tech In Asia)
  12. Yelp Acquires Eat24 for $134M (FinSMEs)
  13. Dun & Bradstreet Acquires NetProspex for $125M (FinSMEs)
  14. Microsoft Is Acquiring Calendar App Sunrise For North Of $100 Million (TechCrunch)
  15. Former rival Mixi acquires C2C ticket marketplace for $95M (Tech In Asia)
  16. China’s Cheetah Mobile to acquire ad network MobPartner for $58M (Tech In Asia)
  17. Groupon Sells 46% Of Korea’s Ticket Monster To KKR Consortium For $360M (TechCrunch)
  18. Online Learning Service Pluralsight Acquires Code School For $36 Million (TechCrunch)
  19. Nexstar Broadcasting Acquires Yashi for $33M (FinSMEs)
  20. Prosper Marketplace Acquires American HealthCare Lending for $21M (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Acquisitions for March 2015

 

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$3,000,000,000Aruba NetworksHewlett-PackardHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
2$410,000,000OverDriveRakutenSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
3$350,000,000Annapurna LabsAmazonSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
4$280,000,000Travelocity ExpediaTransactionsAcquisition
5$254,890,000MultifondsTemenosSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
6$215,351,910Quandoo RecruitTransactionsAcquisition
7$200,000,000Panaya InfosysSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
8$171,117,750Talabat.comRocket InternetTransactionsAcquisition
9$134,000,000Eat24YelpTransactionsAcquisition
10$125,000,000NetProspex Dun & BradstreetMarketingAcquisition
11$100,000,000SunriseMicrosoftMobile & AppsAcquisition
12$95,000,000HunzaMixiTransactionsAcquisition
13$58,000,000MobPartnerCheetah MobileMarketingAcquisition
14$36,000,000Code SchoolPluralsightSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
15$33,000,000YashiNexstar BroadcastingMarketingAcquisition
16$21,000,000American HealthCare Lending Prosper MarketplaceTransactionsAcquisition
17$20,750,000SocialMoovMarin SoftwareMarketingAcquisition
18$14,800,000Muse & Co.MixiEcommerceAcquisition
19$7,769,500IconTechnologyOneSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
20$5,000,000WooplrHelion Venture PartnersMobile & AppsAcquisition

More information

  1. HP to acquire Aruba Networks for about $3B (CNBC)
  2. Rakuten Buys Ebook And Audiobook Platform OverDrive For $410M (TechCrunch)
  3. Amazon buys secretive chip maker Annapurna Labs for $350 million (Extreme Tech)
  4. Expedia Inc acquires Travelocity in $280 million deal (Reuters)
  5. Temenos Acquires Multifonds for €235M (FinSMEs)
  6. Recruit Acquires Quandoo for €198.6M (FinSMEs)
  7. Infosys Acquires SaaS Provider Panaya In Deal Valued At $200M (TechCrunch)
  8. Rocket Internet Acquires Talabat.com for €150M (FinSMEs)
  9. Yelp Acquires Eat24 for $134M (FinSMEs)
  10. Dun & Bradstreet Acquires NetProspex for $125M (FinSMEs)
  11. Microsoft Is Acquiring Calendar App Sunrise For North Of $100 Million (TechCrunch)
  12. Former rival Mixi acquires C2C ticket marketplace for $95M (Tech In Asia)
  13. China’s Cheetah Mobile to acquire ad network MobPartner for $58M (Tech In Asia)
  14. Online Learning Service Pluralsight Acquires Code School For $36 Million (TechCrunch)
  15. Nexstar Broadcasting Acquires Yashi for $33M (FinSMEs)
  16. Prosper Marketplace Acquires American HealthCare Lending for $21M (FinSMEs)
  17. Marin Software Buys France’s SocialMoov For Up To $20.75M (TechCrunch)
  18. Not satisfied with Monster Strike, Mixi acquires Japanese fashion startup (Tech In Asia)
  19. TechnologyOne acquires Icon for AUD 10 mln (Telecompaper)
  20. Wooplr Lands $5 Million For Its Fashion Discovery Service In India (TechCrunch)