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Top 20 European Deals for 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $9,670,032,000 Ono Vodafone Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
2 $900,000,000 Viber Media Rakuten Mobile & Apps Acquisition
3 $613,872,000 Tele2 Teliasonera Mobile & Apps Acquisition
4 $337,000,000 Quintiq Dassualt Systemes Software & Services Acquisition
5 $175,000,000 Tail-f Systems Cisco Software & Services Acquisition
6 $165,000,000 Bash Gaming GSN Games Games Acquisition
7 $150,000,000 Ozon.ru AFK Sistema, MTS Ecommerce Investment
8 $125,136,000 Klarna Consortium Transactions Acquisition
9 $112,000,000 Borro Victory Park Capital Transactions Investment
10 $107,000,000 FX Networks Vocus Communications Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
11 $101,954,625 Sarenza Bpifrance Ecommerce Investment
12 $100,000,000 BlaBlaCar Consortium Transactions Investment
13 $100,000,000 Neebula ServiceNow Software & Services Acquisition
14 $98,654,400 Westwing Consortium Ecommerce Investment
15 $95,000,000 eNovance Red Hat Software & Services Acquisition
16 $93,661,150 Markco Media Monitise Transactions Acquisition
17 $88,000,000 Delivery Hero Insight Venture Partners Transactions Investment
18 $85,586,750 Base79 Rightster Marketing Acquisition
19 $85,000,000 Delivery Hero Consortium Transactions Investment
20 $76,000,000 Powa Undisclosed Ecommerce Investment

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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) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $175,000,000 Tail-f Systems Cisco Software & Services Acquisition
2 $150,000,000 Ozon.ru AFK Sistema, MTS Ecommerce Investment
3 $125,136,000 Klarna Consortium Transactions Acquisition
4 $112,000,000 Borro Victory Park Capital Transactions Investment
5 $101,954,625 Sarenza Bpifrance Ecommerce Investment
6 $100,000,000 BlaBlaCar Consortium Transactions Investment
7 $98,654,400 Westwing Consortium Ecommerce Investment
8 $95,000,000 eNovance Red Hat Software & Services Acquisition
9 $93,661,150 Markco Media Monitise Transactions Acquisition
10 $88,000,000 Delivery Hero Insight Venture Partners Transactions Investment
11 $85,000,000 Delivery Hero Consortium Transactions Investment
12 $76,000,000 Powa Undisclosed Ecommerce Investment
13 $68,720,000 Hoccer Media Ventures GmbH Mobile & Apps Investment
14 $66,000,000 Farfetch Consortium Ecommerce Investment
15 $55,500,000 iZettle Consortium Transactions Investment
16 $50,000,000 Atego PTC Software & Services Acquisition
17 $45,000,000 Datalogix Consortium Marketing Investment
18 $41,000,000 eCommera Consortium Software & Services Investment
19 $40,000,000 WorldRemit Accel Partners Transactions Investment
20 $40,000,000 Scytl Vulcan Capital Software & Services Investment

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  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)

Top 20 European Deals for 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $150,000,000 Ozon.ru AFK Sistema, MTS Ecommerce Investment
2 $125,136,000 Klarna Consortium Transactions Acquisition
3 $112,000,000 Borro Victory Park Capital Transactions Investment
4 $98,654,400 Westwing Consortium Ecommerce Investment
5 $88,000,000 Delivery Hero Insight Venture Partners Transactions Investment
6 $85,000,000 Delivery Hero Consortium Transactions Investment
7 $76,000,000 Powa Undisclosed Ecommerce Investment
8 $68,720,000 Hoccer Media Ventures GmbH Mobile & Apps Investment
9 $66,000,000 Farfetch Consortium Ecommerce Investment
10 $55,500,000 iZettle Consortium Transactions Investment
11 $45,000,000 Datalogix Consortium Marketing Investment
12 $41,000,000 eCommera Consortium Software & Services Investment
13 $40,000,000 WorldRemit Accel Partners Transactions Investment
14 $40,000,000 Scytl Vulcan Capital Software & Services Investment
15 $36,141,500 Ask4 Darwin Private Equity Software & Services Acquisition
16 $34,500,000 Azubu Sapinda Group Games Investment
17 $30,000,000 Silent Circle Ross Perot Jr., Cain Capital LLC. Mobile & Apps Investment
18 $29,799,000 Auctionata Consortium Transactions Investment
19 $29,000,000 Tedemis Criteo Mobile & Apps Acquisition
20 $29,000,000 Voluntis Consortium Software & Services Investment

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  1. Ozon receives giant funding from AFK Sistema and MTS (EWDN)
  2. Klarna Raised €90M to Acquire SOFORT (FinSMEs)
  3. Borro Closes $112M Financing with Victory Park Capital (FinSMEs)
  4. Westwing Receives €72M (FinSMEs)
  5. Delivery Hero Raises $88M in Series E Financing (FinSMEs)
  6. Delivery Hero Raises $85M in Series F Financing (FinSMEs)
  7. Powa secures USD76m for m-commerce platform (Mobile Payments Insider)
  8. Hoccer Raises €50M (FinSMEs)
  9. Farfetch Raises $66m in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  10. As Square Struggles, European Payments Rival iZettle Takes Another $55.5M In Funding (TechCrunch)
  11. Datalogix Closes $45M Equity Financing (FinSMEs)
  12. eCommera Raises $41M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  13. WorldRemit Closes $40M Series A VC Funding (FinSMEs)
  14. Online voting company Scytl nets $40M from Paul Allen’s Vulcan Capital (Gigaom)
  15. Student broadband provider Ask4 acquired by private equity group (Cable Co.UK)
  16. Twitch, MLG.TV e-sports rival Azubu secures $34.5M in latest funding round (VentureBeat)
  17. Silent Circle Raises $30M (FinSMEs)
  18. Auctionata Raises €21.5M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Criteo Acquires Tedemis For $29 Million, Proving There Is A Nascent Exit Market In France (TechCrunch)
  20. Voluntis Raises € 20.75 Million ($ 29 Million) (PR News Wire)