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Top 20 Acquisitions for June 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $4,700,000,000 DigitalGlobe MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Software & Services Acquisition
2 $3,700,000,000 AppDynamics Cisco Software & Services Acquisition
3 $3,350,000,000 Chewy.com PetSmart Ecommerce Acquisition
4 $3,300,000,000 Bureau van Dijk Moody’s Media Acquisition
5 $1,100,000,000 CoverMyMeds McKesson Software & Services Acquisition
6 $1,000,000,000 Vantage Data Centers Digital Bridge Holdings Software & Services Acquisition
7 $1,000,000,000 Outfit7 United Luck Group Holdings Games Acquisition
8 $900,000,000 Telvent DTN TBG Treuhand Günthardt AG Software & Services Acquisition
9 $675,000,000 Cambridge Global Payments FleetCor Technologies Transactions Acquisition
10 $650,000,000 Souq.com Amazon Transactions Acquisition
11 $650,000,000 SimpliVity Hewlett Packard Enterprise Software & Services Acquisition
12 $614,000,000 Veracode CA Technologies Software & Services Acquisition
13 $613,851,385 Tian Tian Express Suning Commerce Group Transactions Acquisition
14 $610,000,000 Viptela Cisco Software & Services Acquisition
15 $462,000,000 Jive Software Aurea Software Software & Services Acquisition
16 $425,000,000 Trello Atlassian Software & Services Acquisition
17 $400,000,000 BlueCat Madison Dearborn Partners Software & Services Acquisition
18 $370,000,000 Comptel Nokia Software & Services Acquisition
19 $333,684,900 Immediate Media Co. Hubert Burda Media Media Acquisition
20 $310,000,000 Bonobos Walmart Ecommerce Acquisition

More information

  1. Richmond’s MDA to acquire U.S. satellite firm DigitalGlobe in $4.7b deal (Business Vancouver)
  2. Cisco to Buy Software Maker AppDynamics for $3.7 Billion (Bloomberg)
  3. PetSmart is acquiring Chewy.com for $3.35 billion in the largest e-commerce acquisition ever (Recode)
  4. Moody’s Corp to buy Bureau van Dijk for about $3.3 billion (Reuters)
  5. McKesson to buy CoverMyMeds for $1.1 bln (PE HUB)
  6. Digital Bridge to acquire Vantage Data Centers for $1 billion – sources (Europe Breaking News)
  7. Chinese group buys Talking Tom app maker Outfit7 for $1b (Deal Street Asia)
  8. Schneider Agrees to Sell Telvent DTN to TBG for $900 Million (Bloomberg)
  9. FleetCor To Buy Cambridge Global Payments For $675M (PYMNTS)
  10. Amazon to acquire Souq, a Middle East clone once valued at $1B, for $650M (TechCrunch)
  11. HPE acquires SimpliVity for $650M in cash (TechCrunch)
  12. Veracode bought by CA Technologies for $614 million (Boston Globe)
  13. Suning Commerce Group to buy Tiantian Express for 4.25 billion yuan (China Daily )
  14. Cisco scoops up yet another cloud company, acquiring SD-WAN startup Viptela for $610M (TechCrunch)
  15. Collaboration software company Jive to be acquired by Aurea for $462 million (TechCrunch)
  16. Atlassian to Acquire Trello, for $425M (FinSMEs)
  17. Hyatt brothers strike again: Toronto tech entrepreneurs sell BlueCat Networks for $400-million (The Globe and Mail)
  18. Nokia to buy Comptel for $370M as it pushes deeper into carrier software (TechCrunch)
  19. Germany’s Hubert Burda Media buys Radio Times and other UK magazines for £270m (City A.M.)
  20. Walmart to buy Bonobos for $310M as it doubles down on fashion (TechCrunch)

Top 20 Acquisitions for May 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $4,700,000,000 DigitalGlobe MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Software & Services Acquisition
2 $3,700,000,000 AppDynamics Cisco Software & Services Acquisition
3 $3,350,000,000 Chewy.com PetSmart Ecommerce Acquisition
4 $3,300,000,000 Bureau van Dijk Moody’s Media Acquisition
5 $1,100,000,000 CoverMyMeds McKesson Software & Services Acquisition
6 $1,000,000,000 Outfit7 United Luck Group Holdings Games Acquisition
7 $1,000,000,000 Vantage Data Centers Digital Bridge Holdings Software & Services Acquisition
8 $900,000,000 Telvent DTN TBG Treuhand Günthardt AG Software & Services Acquisition
9 $675,000,000 Cambridge Global Payments FleetCor Technologies Transactions Acquisition
10 $650,000,000 SimpliVity Hewlett Packard Enterprise Software & Services Acquisition
11 $650,000,000 Souq.com Amazon Transactions Acquisition
12 $614,000,000 Veracode CA Technologies Software & Services Acquisition
13 $613,851,385 Tian Tian Express Suning Commerce Group Transactions Acquisition
14 $610,000,000 Viptela Cisco Software & Services Acquisition
15 $462,000,000 Jive Software Aurea Software Software & Services Acquisition
16 $425,000,000 Trello Atlassian Software & Services Acquisition
17 $400,000,000 BlueCat Madison Dearborn Partners Software & Services Acquisition
18 $370,000,000 Comptel Nokia Software & Services Acquisition
19 $333,684,900 Immediate Media Co. Hubert Burda Media Media Acquisition
20 $310,000,000 Turn Amobee Marketing Acquisition

More information

  1. Richmond’s MDA to acquire U.S. satellite firm DigitalGlobe in $4.7b deal (Business Vancouver)
  2. Cisco to Buy Software Maker AppDynamics for $3.7 Billion (Bloomberg)
  3. PetSmart is acquiring Chewy.com for $3.35 billion in the largest e-commerce acquisition ever (Recode)
  4. Moody’s Corp to buy Bureau van Dijk for about $3.3 billion (Reuters)
  5. McKesson to buy CoverMyMeds for $1.1 bln (PE HUB)
  6. Chinese group buys Talking Tom app maker Outfit7 for $1b (Deal Street Asia)
  7. Digital Bridge to acquire Vantage Data Centers for $1 billion – sources (Europe Breaking News)
  8. Schneider Agrees to Sell Telvent DTN to TBG for $900 Million (Bloomberg)
  9. FleetCor To Buy Cambridge Global Payments For $675M (PYMNTS)
  10. HPE acquires SimpliVity for $650M in cash (TechCrunch)
  11. Amazon to acquire Souq, a Middle East clone once valued at $1B, for $650M (TechCrunch)
  12. Veracode bought by CA Technologies for $614 million (Boston Globe)
  13. Suning Commerce Group to buy Tiantian Express for 4.25 billion yuan (China Daily )
  14. Cisco scoops up yet another cloud company, acquiring SD-WAN startup Viptela for $610M (TechCrunch)
  15. Collaboration software company Jive to be acquired by Aurea for $462 million (TechCrunch)
  16. Atlassian to Acquire Trello, for $425M (FinSMEs)
  17. Hyatt brothers strike again: Toronto tech entrepreneurs sell BlueCat Networks for $400-million (The Globe and Mail)
  18. Nokia to buy Comptel for $370M as it pushes deeper into carrier software (TechCrunch)
  19. Germany’s Hubert Burda Media buys Radio Times and other UK magazines for £270m (City A.M.)
  20. Singtel’s digital ad division Amobee acquires Turn for $310M (TechCrunch)

Top 20 Acquisitions for April 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $4,700,000,000 DigitalGlobe MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Software & Services Acquisition
2 $3,700,000,000 AppDynamics Cisco Software & Services Acquisition
3 $3,350,000,000 Chewy.com PetSmart Ecommerce Acquisition
4 $1,100,000,000 CoverMyMeds McKesson Software & Services Acquisition
5 $1,000,000,000 Outfit7 United Luck Group Holdings Games Acquisition
6 $1,000,000,000 Vantage Data Centers Digital Bridge Holdings Software & Services Acquisition
7 $900,000,000 Telvent DTN TBG Treuhand Günthardt AG Software & Services Acquisition
8 $650,000,000 SimpliVity Hewlett Packard Enterprise Software & Services Acquisition
9 $650,000,000 Souq.com Amazon Transactions Acquisition
10 $614,000,000 Veracode CA Technologies Software & Services Acquisition
11 $613,851,385 Tian Tian Express Suning Commerce Group Transactions Acquisition
12 $425,000,000 Trello Atlassian Software & Services Acquisition
13 $400,000,000 BlueCat Madison Dearborn Partners Software & Services Acquisition
14 $370,000,000 Comptel Nokia Software & Services Acquisition
15 $333,684,900 Immediate Media Co. Hubert Burda Media Media Acquisition
16 $310,000,000 Turn Amobee Marketing Acquisition
17 $308,000,000 Teads Altice Marketing Acquisition
18 $293,000,000 Halogen Software Saba Software & Services Acquisition
19 $250,000,000 Social Point Take-Two Interactive Software Games Acquisition
20 $250,000,000 SureTec Financial Corp. Markel Corporation Transactions Acquisition

More information

  1. Richmond’s MDA to acquire U.S. satellite firm DigitalGlobe in $4.7b deal (Business Vancouver)
  2. Cisco to Buy Software Maker AppDynamics for $3.7 Billion (Bloomberg)
  3. PetSmart is acquiring Chewy.com for $3.35 billion in the largest e-commerce acquisition ever (Recode)
  4. McKesson to buy CoverMyMeds for $1.1 bln (PE HUB)
  5. Chinese group buys Talking Tom app maker Outfit7 for $1b (Deal Street Asia)
  6. Digital Bridge to acquire Vantage Data Centers for $1 billion – sources (Europe Breaking News)
  7. Schneider Agrees to Sell Telvent DTN to TBG for $900 Million (Bloomberg)
  8. HPE acquires SimpliVity for $650M in cash (TechCrunch)
  9. Amazon to acquire Souq, a Middle East clone once valued at $1B, for $650M (TechCrunch)
  10. Veracode bought by CA Technologies for $614 million (Boston Globe)
  11. Suning Commerce Group to buy Tiantian Express for 4.25 billion yuan (China Daily )
  12. Atlassian to Acquire Trello, for $425M (FinSMEs)
  13. Hyatt brothers strike again: Toronto tech entrepreneurs sell BlueCat Networks for $400-million (The Globe and Mail)
  14. Nokia to buy Comptel for $370M as it pushes deeper into carrier software (TechCrunch)
  15. Germany’s Hubert Burda Media buys Radio Times and other UK magazines for £270m (City A.M.)
  16. Singtel’s digital ad division Amobee acquires Turn for $310M (TechCrunch)
  17. Telco Altice to acquire video ad tech player Teads for $308M (TechCrunch)
  18. HALOGEN SOFTWARE ACQUIRED BY SABA FOR $293 MILLION (Betakit)
  19. Take-Two buys Spain’s Social Point mobile game studio for at least $250 million (VentureBeat)
  20. Markel to acquire SureTec Financial Corp (Markel Corporation)

Top 20 Acquisitions for February 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $4,700,000,000 DigitalGlobe MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Software & Services Acquisition
2 $3,700,000,000 AppDynamics Cisco Software & Services Acquisition
3 $1,100,000,000 CoverMyMeds McKesson Software & Services Acquisition
4 $1,000,000,000 Outfit7 United Luck Group Holdings Games Acquisition
5 $1,000,000,000 Vantage Data Centers Digital Bridge Holdings Software & Services Acquisition
6 $650,000,000 SimpliVity Hewlett Packard Enterprise Software & Services Acquisition
7 $613,851,385 Tian Tian Express Suning Commerce Group Transactions Acquisition
8 $425,000,000 Trello Atlassian Software & Services Acquisition
9 $400,000,000 BlueCat Madison Dearborn Partners Software & Services Acquisition
10 $370,000,000 Comptel Nokia Software & Services Acquisition
11 $333,684,900 Immediate Media Co. Hubert Burda Media Media Acquisition
12 $310,000,000 Turn Amobee Marketing Acquisition
13 $293,000,000 Halogen Software Saba Software & Services Acquisition
14 $250,000,000 Social Point Take-Two Interactive Software Games Acquisition
15 $250,000,000 SureTec Financial Corp. Markel Corporation Transactions Acquisition
16 $233,000,000 TIO Networks PayPal Transactions Acquisition
17 $219,000,000 32Red Kindred Group Games Acquisition
18 $174,200,000 MBS Textbook Exchange Barnes & Noble Education Software & Services Acquisition
19 $170,000,000 Hunt Telecom Communications Sales & Leasing Software & Services Acquisition
20 $140,000,000 Skip Hop Carter’s Ecommerce Acquisition

More information

  1. Richmond’s MDA to acquire U.S. satellite firm DigitalGlobe in $4.7b deal (Business Vancouver)
  2. Cisco to Buy Software Maker AppDynamics for $3.7 Billion (Bloomberg)
  3. McKesson to buy CoverMyMeds for $1.1 bln (PE HUB)
  4. Chinese group buys Talking Tom app maker Outfit7 for $1b (Deal Street Asia)
  5. Digital Bridge to acquire Vantage Data Centers for $1 billion – sources (Europe Breaking News)
  6. HPE acquires SimpliVity for $650M in cash (TechCrunch)
  7. Suning Commerce Group to buy Tiantian Express for 4.25 billion yuan (China Daily )
  8. Atlassian to Acquire Trello, for $425M (FinSMEs)
  9. Hyatt brothers strike again: Toronto tech entrepreneurs sell BlueCat Networks for $400-million (The Globe and Mail)
  10. Nokia to buy Comptel for $370M as it pushes deeper into carrier software (TechCrunch)
  11. Germany’s Hubert Burda Media buys Radio Times and other UK magazines for £270m (City A.M.)
  12. Singtel’s digital ad division Amobee acquires Turn for $310M (TechCrunch)
  13. HALOGEN SOFTWARE ACQUIRED BY SABA FOR $293 MILLION (Betakit)
  14. Take-Two buys Spain’s Social Point mobile game studio for at least $250 million (VentureBeat)
  15. Markel to acquire SureTec Financial Corp (Markel Corporation)
  16. PayPal buys TIO Networks for $233 million (TechCrunch)
  17. Kindred to Buy 32Red for $219 Million in Latest Gaming Deal (Bloomberg)
  18. Barnes & Noble Acquires Major Textbook Wholesaler, MBS Textbook Exchange, for $174.2 Million (PYMNTS)
  19. CS&L to Change Name, Buy Hunt Telecom for $170M (Arkansas Business)
  20. BRIEF-Carter’s acquires Skip Hop Holdings for $140 mln in cash (Reuters)