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Top 20 Acquisitions for December 2015

 

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$5,900,000,000King DigitalActivision BlizzardGamesAcquisition
2$4,400,000,000AOLVerizonMediaAcquisition
3$3,000,000,000Aruba NetworksHewlett-PackardHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
4$1,500,000,000Lynda.comLinkedInMediaAcquisition
5$1,400,000,000Electronic Funds SourceWEXTransactionsAcquisition
6$1,200,000,000VirtustreamEMCSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
7$910,000,000Altegra HealthEmdeonTransactionsAcquisition
8$890,000,000XoomPayPalTransactionsAcquisition
9$810,000,000TrustwaveSingtelSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
10$700,000,000AcanoCiscoSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
11$687,000,000Menulog GroupJust EatTransactionsAcquisition
12$671,000,000eLongCtripTransactionsAcquisition
13$589,000,000Yemeksepeti Delivery HeroTransactionsAcquisition
14$534,000,000iPropertyREA GroupTransactionsAcquisition
15$500,000,0001010dataAdvanceSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
16$453,000,000LancopeCiscoSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
17$450,000,000TicketflyPandoraTransactionsAcquisition
18$410,000,000OverDriveRakutenTransactionsAcquisition
19$360,000,000Ticket MonsterKKR ConsortiumEcommerceAcquisition
20$350,000,000Annapurna LabsAmazonSoftware & ServicesAcquisition

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  1. Activision Blizzard to acquire King Digital for $5.9B (GIGA OM)
  2. Verizon Agrees to Buy AOL for $4.4 Billion (Wall Street Journal)
  3. HP to acquire Aruba Networks for about $3B (CNBC)
  4. LinkedIn to Acquire Lynda.com for $1.5BN (FinSMEs)
  5. WEX to Buy Electronic Funds Source From Warburg Pincus for $1.4 Billion (The Wall Street Journal)
  6. EMC Continues Shift To Cloud With $1.2B Virtustream Purchase (TechCrunch)
  7. Emdeon to Acquire Altegra Health for $910M (FinSMEs)
  8. PayPal to Acquire Xoom for $890M (FinSMEs)
  9. Singtel buys US cybersecurity firm for US$810M (Tech In Asia)
  10. Cisco Snags Acano for $700 Million To Enhance Video Conferencing Capability (TechCrunch)
  11. Just Eat Snaps Up Menulog For $687M To Enter Australia And New Zealand (TechCrunch)
  12. Expedia gives up on China partner, sells off $671M majority stake in eLong (Tech In Asia)
  13. Delivery Hero Eats Up Turkey’s Yemeksepeti For A Record $589M (TechCrunch)
  14. iProperty to be sold for $534M in one of largest ever buyouts of Southeast Asian web firm (Tech in Asia)
  15. Advance Acquires 1010data for $500M (FinSMEs)
  16. Cisco Beefs Up Security, Buys Lancope For $453M (TechCrunch)
  17. Pandora to Acquire Ticketfly for $450M (FinSMEs)
  18. Rakuten Buys Ebook And Audiobook Platform OverDrive For $410M (TechCrunch)
  19. Groupon Sells 46% Of Korea’s Ticket Monster To KKR Consortium For $360M (TechCrunch)
  20. Amazon buys secretive chip maker Annapurna Labs for $350 million (Extreme Tech)

Top 20 Acquisitions for November 2015

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$5,900,000,000King DigitalActivision BlizzardGamesAcquisition
2$4,400,000,000AOLVerizonMediaAcquisition
3$3,000,000,000Aruba NetworksHewlett-PackardHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
4$1,500,000,000Lynda.comLinkedInMediaAcquisition
5$1,400,000,000Electronic Funds SourceWEXTransactionsAcquisition
6$1,200,000,000VirtustreamEMCSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
7$910,000,000Altegra HealthEmdeonTransactionsAcquisition
8$890,000,000XoomPayPalTransactionsAcquisition
9$810,000,000TrustwaveSingtelSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
10$700,000,000AcanoCiscoSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
11$687,000,000Menulog GroupJust EatTransactionsAcquisition
12$671,000,000eLongCtripTransactionsAcquisition
13$589,000,000Yemeksepeti Delivery HeroTransactionsAcquisition
14$534,000,000iPropertyREA GroupTransactionsAcquisition
15$500,000,0001010dataAdvanceSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
16$453,000,000LancopeCiscoSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
17$450,000,000TicketflyPandoraTransactionsAcquisition
18$410,000,000OverDriveRakutenTransactionsAcquisition
19$360,000,000Ticket MonsterKKR ConsortiumEcommerceAcquisition
20$350,000,000Annapurna LabsAmazonSoftware & ServicesAcquisition

More information

  1. Activision Blizzard to acquire King Digital for $5.9B (GIGA OM)
  2. Verizon Agrees to Buy AOL for $4.4 Billion (Wall Street Journal)
  3. HP to acquire Aruba Networks for about $3B (CNBC)
  4. LinkedIn to Acquire Lynda.com for $1.5BN (FinSMEs)
  5. WEX to Buy Electronic Funds Source From Warburg Pincus for $1.4 Billion (The Wall Street Journal)
  6. EMC Continues Shift To Cloud With $1.2B Virtustream Purchase (TechCrunch)
  7. Emdeon to Acquire Altegra Health for $910M (FinSMEs)
  8. PayPal to Acquire Xoom for $890M (FinSMEs)
  9. Singtel buys US cybersecurity firm for US$810M (Tech In Asia)
  10. Cisco Snags Acano for $700 Million To Enhance Video Conferencing Capability (TechCrunch)
  11. Just Eat Snaps Up Menulog For $687M To Enter Australia And New Zealand (TechCrunch)
  12. Expedia gives up on China partner, sells off $671M majority stake in eLong (Tech In Asia)
  13. Delivery Hero Eats Up Turkey’s Yemeksepeti For A Record $589M (TechCrunch)
  14. iProperty to be sold for $534M in one of largest ever buyouts of Southeast Asian web firm (Tech in Asia)
  15. Advance Acquires 1010data for $500M (FinSMEs)
  16. Cisco Beefs Up Security, Buys Lancope For $453M (TechCrunch)
  17. Pandora to Acquire Ticketfly for $450M (FinSMEs)
  18. Rakuten Buys Ebook And Audiobook Platform OverDrive For $410M (TechCrunch)
  19. Groupon Sells 46% Of Korea’s Ticket Monster To KKR Consortium For $360M (TechCrunch)
  20. Amazon buys secretive chip maker Annapurna Labs for $350 million (Extreme Tech)

Top 20 Acquisitions for October 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$1,400,000,000Electronic Funds SourceWEXTransactionsAcquisition
5$1,200,000,000VirtustreamEMCSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
6$910,000,000Altegra HealthEmdeonTransactionsAcquisition
7$890,000,000XoomPayPalTransactionsAcquisition
8$810,000,000TrustwaveSingtelSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
9$687,000,000Menulog GroupJust EatTransactionsAcquisition
10$671,000,000eLongCtripTransactionsAcquisition
11$589,000,000Yemeksepeti Delivery HeroTransactionsAcquisition
12$500,000,0001010dataAdvanceSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
13$453,000,000LancopeCiscoSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
14$450,000,000TicketflyPandoraTransactionsAcquisition
15$410,000,000OverDriveRakutenTransactionsAcquisition
16$360,000,000Ticket MonsterKKR ConsortiumEcommerceAcquisition
17$350,000,000Annapurna LabsAmazonSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
18$343,000,000Business InsiderAxel SpringerMediaAcquisition
19$280,000,000Travelocity ExpediaTransactionsAcquisition
20$267,625,050EtraveliProSiebenSat.1TransactionsAcquisition

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. WEX to Buy Electronic Funds Source From Warburg Pincus for $1.4 Billion (The Wall Street Journal)
  5. EMC Continues Shift To Cloud With $1.2B Virtustream Purchase (TechCrunch)
  6. Emdeon to Acquire Altegra Health for $910M (FinSMEs)
  7. PayPal to Acquire Xoom for $890M (FinSMEs)
  8. Singtel buys US cybersecurity firm for US$810M (Tech In Asia)
  9. Just Eat Snaps Up Menulog For $687M To Enter Australia And New Zealand (TechCrunch)
  10. Expedia gives up on China partner, sells off $671M majority stake in eLong (Tech In Asia)
  11. Delivery Hero Eats Up Turkey’s Yemeksepeti For A Record $589M (TechCrunch)
  12. Advance Acquires 1010data for $500M (FinSMEs)
  13. Cisco Beefs Up Security, Buys Lancope For $453M (TechCrunch)
  14. Pandora to Acquire Ticketfly for $450M (FinSMEs)
  15. Rakuten Buys Ebook And Audiobook Platform OverDrive For $410M (TechCrunch)
  16. Groupon Sells 46% Of Korea’s Ticket Monster To KKR Consortium For $360M (TechCrunch)
  17. Amazon buys secretive chip maker Annapurna Labs for $350 million (Extreme Tech)
  18. Axel Springer Acquires Business Insider (Quartz)
  19. Expedia Inc acquires Travelocity in $280 million deal (Reuters)
  20. ProSiebenSat.1 Acquires Etraveli for €235M (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Acquisitions for September 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$910,000,000Altegra HealthEmdeonTransactionsAcquisition
6$890,000,000XoomPayPalTransactionsAcquisition
7$810,000,000TrustwaveSingtelSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
8$687,000,000Menulog GroupJust EatTransactionsAcquisition
9$671,000,000eLongCtripTransactionsAcquisition
10$589,000,000Yemeksepeti Delivery HeroTransactionsAcquisition
11$500,000,0001010dataAdvanceSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
12$410,000,000OverDriveRakutenTransactionsAcquisition
13$360,000,000Ticket MonsterKKR ConsortiumEcommerceAcquisition
14$350,000,000Annapurna LabsAmazonSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
15$343,000,000Business InsiderAxel SpringerMediaAcquisition
16$280,000,000Travelocity ExpediaTransactionsAcquisition
17$254,890,000MultifondsTemenosSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
18$240,000,000RuntasticAdidasMobile & AppsAcquisition
19$215,351,910Quandoo RecruitTransactionsAcquisition
20$200,000,000Panaya InfosysSoftware & 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. Emdeon to Acquire Altegra Health for $910M (FinSMEs)
  6. PayPal to Acquire Xoom for $890M (FinSMEs)
  7. Singtel buys US cybersecurity firm for US$810M (Tech In Asia)
  8. Just Eat Snaps Up Menulog For $687M To Enter Australia And New Zealand (TechCrunch)
  9. Expedia gives up on China partner, sells off $671M majority stake in eLong (Tech In Asia)
  10. Delivery Hero Eats Up Turkey’s Yemeksepeti For A Record $589M (TechCrunch)
  11. Advance Acquires 1010data for $500M (FinSMEs)
  12. Rakuten Buys Ebook And Audiobook Platform OverDrive For $410M (TechCrunch)
  13. Groupon Sells 46% Of Korea’s Ticket Monster To KKR Consortium For $360M (TechCrunch)
  14. Amazon buys secretive chip maker Annapurna Labs for $350 million (Extreme Tech)
  15. Axel Springer Acquires Business Insider (Quartz)
  16. Expedia Inc acquires Travelocity in $280 million deal (Reuters)
  17. Temenos Acquires Multifonds for €235M (FinSMEs)
  18. Runtastic Acquired By Adidas For $240M (TechCrunch)
  19. Recruit Acquires Quandoo for €198.6M (FinSMEs)
  20. Infosys Acquires SaaS Provider Panaya In Deal Valued At $200M (TechCrunch)