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Top 20 European Deals for 2014

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$9,670,032,000OnoVodafoneHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
2$2,500,000,000MojangMicrosoftGamesAcquisition
3$613,872,000Tele2TeliasoneraMobile & AppsAcquisition
4$493,300,000Clear2PayFISSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
5$445,000,000Rocket Internet PLDTSoftware & ServicesInvestment
6$350,000,000Delivery HeroConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
7$337,000,000Quintiq Dassualt SystemesSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
8$235,000,000AdconionAmobeeMarketingAcquisition
9$175,000,000Tail-f SystemsCiscoSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
10$150,000,000Ozon.ruAFK Sistema, MTSEcommerceInvestment
11$125,136,000KlarnaConsortiumTransactionsAcquisition
12$112,000,000One Kings LaneUndisclosedEcommerceInvestment
13$112,000,000Borro Victory Park CapitalTransactionsInvestment
14$101,954,625Sarenza BpifranceEcommerceInvestment
15$100,000,000BlaBlaCarConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
16$98,654,400WestwingConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
17$95,000,000eNovanceRed HatSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
18$93,661,150Markco Media MonitiseTransactionsAcquisition
19$88,000,000Delivery HeroInsight Venture PartnersTransactionsInvestment
20$85,586,750 Base79RightsterMarketingAcquisition

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  1. Vodafone completes €7.2 billion acquisition of Ono (Vodafone)
  2. Minecraft’ Developer Mojang Acquired by Microsoft for $2.5 Billion as Notch Moves On (TouchArcade)
  3. Teliasonera acquires Tele2 Norway for €450 million after regulatory “failure” (European Communications)
  4. FIS to Acquire Clear2Pay to Expand Global Payments Business (Wall Street Journal)
  5. PLDT Invests $445M In Rocket Internet To Develop Online Payment Services For Emerging Markets (TechCrunch)
  6. Delivery Hero, Hungry For Growth, Orders Up Another $350M In Funding (TechCrunch)
  7. Dassualt Systemes to acquire Dutch firm Quintiq for $337 million (The Economic Times)
  8. Amobee Buys Adconion For $235M And Kontera For $150M In Consolidation Play (TechCrunch)
  9. Cisco acquires Stockholm, Sweden-based networking tech firm Tail-f Systems for $175 million (TechEU)
  10. Ozon receives giant funding from AFK Sistema and MTS (EWDN)
  11. Klarna Raised €90M to Acquire SOFORT (FinSMEs)
  12. One Kings Lane Raises $112M At A $912M Valuation In A Quest To Dominate Home Goods Online (TechCrunch)
  13. Borro Closes $112M Financing with Victory Park Capital (FinSMEs)
  14. Sarenza raises €74mn and readies itself to conquer Europe (Ecommerce Facts)
  15. BlaBlaCar Raises $100M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  16. Westwing Receives €72M (FinSMEs)
  17. Red Hat to Buy eNovance in OpenStack Collaboration (The Wall Street Journal)
  18. Monitise Acquires Markco Media For Up To £55M, Includes MyVoucherCodes And Last Second Tickets (TechCrunch)
  19. Delivery Hero Raises $88M in Series E Financing (FinSMEs)
  20. Rightster acquires Base79 (Advanced Television)

Top 20 European Deals for 2014

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$9,670,032,000OnoVodafoneHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
2$613,872,000Tele2TeliasoneraMobile & AppsAcquisition
3$445,000,000Rocket Internet PLDTSoftware & ServicesInvestment
4$337,000,000Quintiq Dassualt SystemesSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
5$175,000,000Tail-f SystemsCiscoSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
6$150,000,000Ozon.ruAFK Sistema, MTSEcommerceInvestment
7$125,136,000KlarnaConsortiumTransactionsAcquisition
8$112,000,000Borro Victory Park CapitalTransactionsInvestment
9$101,954,625Sarenza BpifranceEcommerceInvestment
10$100,000,000BlaBlaCarConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
11$98,654,400WestwingConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
12$95,000,000eNovanceRed HatSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
13$93,661,150Markco Media MonitiseTransactionsAcquisition
14$88,000,000Delivery HeroInsight Venture PartnersTransactionsInvestment
15$85,586,750 Base79RightsterMarketingAcquisition
16$85,000,000Delivery Hero ConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
17$76,000,000PowaUndisclosedEcommerceInvestment
18$68,720,000HoccerMedia Ventures GmbHMobile & AppsInvestment
19$66,000,000FarfetchConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
20$65,000,000Funding CircleConsortiumTransactionsInvestment

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  1. Vodafone completes €7.2 billion acquisition of Ono (Vodafone)
  2. Teliasonera acquires Tele2 Norway for €450 million after regulatory “failure” (European Communications)
  3. PLDT Invests $445M In Rocket Internet To Develop Online Payment Services For Emerging Markets (TechCrunch)
  4. Dassualt Systemes to acquire Dutch firm Quintiq for $337 million (The Economic Times)
  5. Cisco acquires Stockholm, Sweden-based networking tech firm Tail-f Systems for $175 million (TechEU)
  6. Ozon receives giant funding from AFK Sistema and MTS (EWDN)
  7. Klarna Raised €90M to Acquire SOFORT (FinSMEs)
  8. Borro Closes $112M Financing with Victory Park Capital (FinSMEs)
  9. Sarenza raises €74mn and readies itself to conquer Europe (Ecommerce Facts)
  10. BlaBlaCar Raises $100M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  11. Westwing Receives €72M (FinSMEs)
  12. Red Hat to Buy eNovance in OpenStack Collaboration (The Wall Street Journal)
  13. Monitise Acquires Markco Media For Up To £55M, Includes MyVoucherCodes And Last Second Tickets (TechCrunch)
  14. Delivery Hero Raises $88M in Series E Financing (FinSMEs)
  15. Rightster acquires Base79 (Advanced Television)
  16. Delivery Hero Raises $85M in Series F Financing (FinSMEs)
  17. Powa secures USD76m for m-commerce platform (Mobile Payments Insider)
  18. Hoccer Raises €50M (FinSMEs)
  19. Farfetch Raises $66m in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Funding Circle Raises $65M in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)

Top 20 European Deals for 2014

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$9,670,032,000OnoVodafoneHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
2$900,000,000Viber MediaRakutenMobile & AppsAcquisition
3$613,872,000Tele2TeliasoneraMobile & AppsAcquisition
4$337,000,000Quintiq Dassualt SystemesSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
5$175,000,000Tail-f SystemsCiscoSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
6$165,000,000Bash GamingGSN GamesGamesAcquisition
7$150,000,000Ozon.ruAFK Sistema, MTSEcommerceInvestment
8$125,136,000KlarnaConsortiumTransactionsAcquisition
9$112,000,000Borro Victory Park CapitalTransactionsInvestment
10$107,000,000FX NetworksVocus CommunicationsHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
11$101,954,625Sarenza BpifranceEcommerceInvestment
12$100,000,000BlaBlaCarConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
13$100,000,000NeebulaServiceNowSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
14$98,654,400WestwingConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
15$95,000,000eNovanceRed HatSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
16$93,661,150Markco Media MonitiseTransactionsAcquisition
17$88,000,000Delivery HeroInsight Venture PartnersTransactionsInvestment
18$85,586,750 Base79RightsterMarketingAcquisition
19$85,000,000Delivery Hero ConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
20$76,000,000PowaUndisclosedEcommerceInvestment

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  1. Vodafone completes €7.2 billion acquisition of Ono (Vodafone)
  2. Rakuten Acquires Viber for $900M (FinSMEs)
  3. Teliasonera acquires Tele2 Norway for €450 million after regulatory “failure” (European Communications)
  4. Dassualt Systemes to acquire Dutch firm Quintiq for $337 million (The Economic Times)
  5. Cisco acquires Stockholm, Sweden-based networking tech firm Tail-f Systems for $175 million (TechEU)
  6. GSN’s $165M Bash Gaming Acquisition Nets 100X Return For Investors (TechCrunch)
  7. Ozon receives giant funding from AFK Sistema and MTS (EWDN)
  8. Klarna Raised €90M to Acquire SOFORT (FinSMEs)
  9. Borro Closes $112M Financing with Victory Park Capital (FinSMEs)
  10. Vocus Communications to buy NZ’s FX Networks (The Australian)
  11. Sarenza raises €74mn and readies itself to conquer Europe (Ecommerce Facts)
  12. BlaBlaCar Raises $100M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  13. ServiceNow to Acquire Israel’s Neebula for $100 Million (Re/code)
  14. Westwing Receives €72M (FinSMEs)
  15. Red Hat to Buy eNovance in OpenStack Collaboration (The Wall Street Journal)
  16. Monitise Acquires Markco Media For Up To £55M, Includes MyVoucherCodes And Last Second Tickets (TechCrunch)
  17. Delivery Hero Raises $88M in Series E Financing (FinSMEs)
  18. Rightster acquires Base79 (Advanced Television)
  19. Delivery Hero Raises $85M in Series F Financing (FinSMEs)
  20. Powa secures USD76m for m-commerce platform (Mobile Payments Insider)

Top 20 European Deals for 2014

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$175,000,000Tail-f SystemsCiscoSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
2$150,000,000Ozon.ruAFK Sistema, MTSEcommerceInvestment
3$125,136,000KlarnaConsortiumTransactionsAcquisition
4$112,000,000Borro Victory Park CapitalTransactionsInvestment
5$101,954,625Sarenza BpifranceEcommerceInvestment
6$100,000,000BlaBlaCarConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
7$98,654,400WestwingConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
8$95,000,000eNovanceRed HatSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
9$93,661,150Markco Media MonitiseTransactionsAcquisition
10$88,000,000Delivery HeroInsight Venture PartnersTransactionsInvestment
11$85,000,000Delivery Hero ConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
12$76,000,000PowaUndisclosedEcommerceInvestment
13$68,720,000HoccerMedia Ventures GmbHMobile & AppsInvestment
14$66,000,000FarfetchConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
15$55,500,000iZettleConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
16$50,000,000AtegoPTCSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
17$45,000,000DatalogixConsortiumMarketingInvestment
18$41,000,000eCommeraConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
19$40,000,000WorldRemitAccel PartnersTransactionsInvestment
20$40,000,000ScytlVulcan CapitalSoftware & ServicesInvestment

More information

  1. Cisco acquires Stockholm, Sweden-based networking tech firm Tail-f Systems for $175 million (TechEU)
  2. Ozon receives giant funding from AFK Sistema and MTS (EWDN)
  3. Klarna Raised €90M to Acquire SOFORT (FinSMEs)
  4. Borro Closes $112M Financing with Victory Park Capital (FinSMEs)
  5. Sarenza raises €74mn and readies itself to conquer Europe (Ecommerce Facts)
  6. BlaBlaCar Raises $100M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  7. Westwing Receives €72M (FinSMEs)
  8. Red Hat to Buy eNovance in OpenStack Collaboration (The Wall Street Journal)
  9. Monitise Acquires Markco Media For Up To £55M, Includes MyVoucherCodes And Last Second Tickets (TechCrunch)
  10. Delivery Hero Raises $88M in Series E Financing (FinSMEs)
  11. Delivery Hero Raises $85M in Series F Financing (FinSMEs)
  12. Powa secures USD76m for m-commerce platform (Mobile Payments Insider)
  13. Hoccer Raises €50M (FinSMEs)
  14. Farfetch Raises $66m in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. As Square Struggles, European Payments Rival iZettle Takes Another $55.5M In Funding (TechCrunch)
  16. PTC agrees to buy UK product lifecycle management firm for $50m (The Boston Globe)
  17. Datalogix Closes $45M Equity Financing (FinSMEs)
  18. eCommera Raises $41M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. WorldRemit Closes $40M Series A VC Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Online voting company Scytl nets $40M from Paul Allen’s Vulcan Capital (Gigaom)