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Top 20 Asia & Pacific Deals for 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $804,000,000 ChinaVision Media Group Alibaba Media Acquisition
2 $523,500,000 Jobstreet Seek Transactions Acquisition
3 $475,000,000 Renesas SP Drivers Synaptics Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
4 $250,000,000 Campaign Monitor Insight Venture Partners Software & Services Investment
5 $210,000,000 Flipkart Consortium Ecommerce Investment
6 $200,000,000 LY.com Ctrip Transactions Investment
7 $200,000,000 Mogujie Consortium Media Investment
8 $195,000,000 China South City Holdings Tencent Transactions Investment
9 $134,000,000 Snapdeal EBay Ecommerce Investment
10 $100,000,000 Didi Citic, Tencent Mobile & Apps Investment
11 $100,000,000 TutorGroup Consortium Software & Services Investment
12 $100,000,000 Toutiao Sequoia Capital, Weibo Mobile & Apps Investment
13 $100,000,000 Tujia.com Consortium Transactions Investment
14 $90,000,000 Quikr Kinnevik Transactions Investment
15 $82,000,000 17u.cn Consortium Transactions Investment
16 $80,000,000 LineKong Consortium Games Investment
17 $80,000,000 Ele.me Dianping Mobile & Apps Investment
18 $75,000,000 MPayMe Powa Technologies Transactions Acquisition
19 $74,000,000 FunPlus Consortium Games Investment
20 $70,000,000 Liepin.com Warburg Pincus, Matrix Partners Transactions Investment

More information

  1. Alibaba Pays $804M To Take Majority Stake In TV And Movie Producer ChinaVision (TechCrunch)
  2. Australia’s Seek to Buy Jobstreet in $524 Million Deal (Wall Street Journal)
  3. Synaptics announces acquisition of Japan’s Renesas SP Drivers (The China Post)
  4. Campaign Monitor partners with Insight Venture Partners (Campaign Monitor)
  5. Flipkart Raises $210M In New Funding From DST Global And Returning Investors (TechCrunch)
  6. China’s Ctrip invests over $200 million in an online ticketing site (Tech In Asia)
  7. Social Shopping Platform Mogujie Raises $200 million Funding at a Valuation of $1 billion (TechNode)
  8. Tencent Invests $195M In Logistics Firm China South City To Compete With Alibaba (TechCrunch)
  9. EBay Bets Big On India, Pours Another $134M Into Online Marketplace Snapdeal (TechCrunch)
  10. Chinese Taxi App Didi Secured $100 million in Series C Funding (TechNode)
  11. Alibaba & others sink $100M into Asia’s language-learning service TutorGroup (exclusive) (Venture Beat)
  12. Sequoia, Weibo Invests $100M In News App Toutiao (China Money Network)
  13. Online Vacation Home Rental Service Tujia Nets US$100M of Series C Funding (TechNode)
  14. India’s Largest Online Classifieds Site Quikr, Raises $90M Led By Sweden’s Kinnevik (TechCrunch)
  15. Tencent Joins A $82mn Round of Funding in Online Travel Service 17u (TechNode)
  16. Mobile Game Developer LineKong Rakes in $80 Million of Series C Funding (Technode)
  17. Online Food Ordering Service Ele.me Secures $80 Million Funding from Dianping (Technode)
  18. Powa Technologies valued at £1.6bn after acquisition (Telegraph)
  19. FunPlus Raises $74M in Venture Capital Financing (FinSMEs)
  20. Recruiting Service Liepin Secures $70 Million of Series C Funding (TechNode)

Top 20 Asia & Pacific Deals for 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $804,000,000 ChinaVision Media Group Alibaba Media Acquisition
2 $523,500,000 Jobstreet Seek Transactions Acquisition
3 $250,000,000 Campaign Monitor Insight Venture Partners Software & Services Investment
4 $210,000,000 Flipkart Consortium Ecommerce Investment
5 $134,000,000 Snapdeal EBay Ecommerce Investment
6 $126,000,000 SK Encar Carsales.com Ecommerce Acquisition
7 $100,000,000 Coupang Sequoia Ecommerce Investment
8 $90,000,000 Quikr Kinnevik Transactions Investment
9 $67,890,809 Lithicon FEI Company Software & Services Acquisition
10 $60,816,750 Express Data Dicker Data Software & Services Acquisition
11 $50,000,000 Myntra Consortium Ecommerce Investment
12 $45,168,480 NetRegistry Melbourne IT Transactions Acquisition
13 $30,000,000 SiteMinder Technology Crossover Ventures Transactions Investment
14 $28,000,000 iYogi Axon Partners Group, Madison India Capital Software & Services Investment
15 $24,800,000 IndiaHomes New Enterprise Associates Transactions Investment
16 $23,000,000 Yatra Consortium Transactions Investment
17 $21,000,000 Au Financiers Consortium Transactions Investment
18 $20,846,880 Betstar Ladbrokes Transactions Acquisition
19 $20,000,000 Vend Peter Thiel, Square Peg Capital Software & Services Investment
20 $20,000,000 Policybazaar Undisclosed Transactions Investment

More information

  1. Alibaba Pays $804M To Take Majority Stake In TV And Movie Producer ChinaVision (TechCrunch)
  2. Australia’s Seek to Buy Jobstreet in $524 Million Deal (Wall Street Journal)
  3. Campaign Monitor partners with Insight Venture Partners (Campaign Monitor)
  4. Flipkart Raises $210M In New Funding From DST Global And Returning Investors (TechCrunch)
  5. EBay Bets Big On India, Pours Another $134M Into Online Marketplace Snapdeal (TechCrunch)
  6. Carsales splashes $126m on SK Encar (The Australian)
  7. Korean e-commerce giant Coupang snags $100M round at $1B+ valuation (VentureBeat)
  8. India’s Largest Online Classifieds Site Quikr, Raises $90M Led By Sweden’s Kinnevik (TechCrunch)
  9. ANU, UNSW tech startup sells for AU$76 million (Canberra Times)
  10. UPDATED: Dicker Data buys Express Data (ARN)
  11. Myntra Raises $50M (FinSMEs)
  12. Melbourne IT snares NetRegistry in $50.4m deal (AFR)
  13. SiteMinder Raises US$30M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  14. iYogi Raises $28M in Series E Financing (FinSMEs)
  15. IndiaHomes raises $24.8 mn from NEA, existing investors (Startup Central)
  16. Yatra.com raises $23M in a new round from IDG Ventures and Temasek’s VC arm Vertex (Tech Circle)
  17. Au Financiers raises $21M in fourth round from existing investors, promoters (VC Circle)
  18. LADBROKES ACQUIRES BETSTAR – EXPANDS IN AUSTRALIAN MARKET (Ladbrokes)
  19. Vend brings in $20M to simplify in-store sales (VentureBeat)
  20. Policybazaar raises $20M to scale technology & marketing; Rs 270 Cr in insurance premium in FY14 (MediaNama)

Top 20 Asia & Pacific Deals for 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $804,000,000 ChinaVision Media Group Alibaba Media Acquisition
2 $523,500,000 Jobstreet Seek Transactions Acquisition
3 $250,000,000 Campaign Monitor Insight Venture Partners Software & Services Investment
4 $200,000,000 LY.com Ctrip Transactions Investment
5 $195,000,000 China South City Holdings Tencent Transactions Investment
6 $134,000,000 Snapdeal EBay Ecommerce Investment
7 $126,000,000 SK Encar Carsales.com Ecommerce Acquisition
8 $100,000,000 Didi Citic, Tencent Mobile & Apps Investment
9 $100,000,000 TutorGroup Consortium Software & Services Investment
10 $90,000,000 Quikr Kinnevik Transactions Investment
11 $82,000,000 17u.cn Consortium Transactions Investment
12 $80,000,000 LineKong Consortium Games Investment
13 $74,000,000 FunPlus Consortium Games Investment
14 $70,000,000 Liepin.com Warburg Pincus, Matrix Partners Transactions Investment
15 $67,890,809 Lithicon FEI Company Software & Services Acquisition
16 $60,816,750 Express Data Dicker Data Software & Services Acquisition
17 $55,000,000 Chinacache International Holdings Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
18 $50,000,000 Cheyipai Consortium Ecommerce Investment
19 $50,000,000 Myntra Consortium Ecommerce Investment
20 $48,000,000 Avazu Consortium Marketing Investment

More information

  1. Alibaba Pays $804M To Take Majority Stake In TV And Movie Producer ChinaVision (TechCrunch)
  2. Australia’s Seek to Buy Jobstreet in $524 Million Deal (Wall Street Journal)
  3. Campaign Monitor partners with Insight Venture Partners (Campaign Monitor)
  4. China’s Ctrip invests over $200 million in an online ticketing site (Tech In Asia)
  5. Tencent Invests $195M In Logistics Firm China South City To Compete With Alibaba (TechCrunch)
  6. EBay Bets Big On India, Pours Another $134M Into Online Marketplace Snapdeal (TechCrunch)
  7. Carsales splashes $126m on SK Encar (The Australian)
  8. Chinese Taxi App Didi Secured $100 million in Series C Funding (TechNode)
  9. Alibaba & others sink $100M into Asia’s language-learning service TutorGroup (exclusive) (Venture Beat)
  10. India’s Largest Online Classifieds Site Quikr, Raises $90M Led By Sweden’s Kinnevik (TechCrunch)
  11. Tencent Joins A $82mn Round of Funding in Online Travel Service 17u (TechNode)
  12. Mobile Game Developer LineKong Rakes in $80 Million of Series C Funding (Technode)
  13. FunPlus Raises $74M in Venture Capital Financing (FinSMEs)
  14. Recruiting Service Liepin Secures $70 Million of Series C Funding (TechNode)
  15. ANU, UNSW tech startup sells for AU$76 million (Canberra Times)
  16. UPDATED: Dicker Data buys Express Data (ARN)
  17. ChinaCache Internatnl Hldgs Ltd (ADR) : ChinaCache secures USD 55 mln in funding (4-traders)
  18. Cheyipai Completes US$50M Financing (FinSMEs)
  19. Myntra Raises $50M (FinSMEs)
  20. Avazu Closes $48M in Series A Financing (FinSMEs)