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Top 20 European Deals for July 2016

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$1,449,050,000VocaLinkMasterCardSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
2$1,300,000,000AVGAvastSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
3$362,231,100Global Fashion GroupConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
4$339,000,000Global Fashion GroupRocket InternetTransactionsInvestment
5$259,716,000EirGICHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
6$195,092,000WithingsNokiaHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
7$189,000,000Captain TrainTrainlineTransactionsAcquisition
8$184,563,200SkyscannerConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
9$171,000,000Future FinanceConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
10$120,000,000CabifyRakutenTransactionsInvestment
11$110,000,000Farfetch Comcast VenturesTransactionsInvestment
12$107,931,000DeezerAccess Industries, OrangeMediaInvestment
13$100,000,000WallapopletgoEcommerceAcquisition
14$100,000,000StickyAdsComcastMarketingAcquisition
15$100,000,000MindMazeConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
16$89,612,000BigpointYouzu InteractiveSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
17$69,107,650AzzurriMaintelSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
18$65,992,500SabioLyceum CapitalSoftware & ServicesInvestment
19$65,000,000DarktraceConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
20$58,626,000Tax Computer SystemsEco City VehiclesSoftware & ServicesAcquisition

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  1. MasterCard closes in on £1bn VocaLink acquisition (Banking Tech)
  2. Avast acquires antivirus maker AVG for $1.3BN to gain scale and dive into IoT security (TechCrunch)
  3. Global Fashion Group Raises €330M (FinSMEs)
  4. Zalora and Jabong get boost as Rocket Internet’s fashion startup group nabs $339m funding (Tech In Asia)
  5. Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund GIC to acquire stake in Eir (Silicon Republic)
  6. Nokia to Acquire Withings, for €170M (FinSMEs)
  7. Trainline buys Captain Train for up to $189 million (TechCrunch)
  8. Skyscanner Raises £128M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  9. Future Finance raises $171M to grow its student loan platform in Europe (TechCrunch)
  10. Cabify Raises $120M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  11. Farfetch Raises $110M in Series F Funding (FinSMEs)
  12. Deezer Secures €100M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  13. letgo Merges with Wallapop; Raises $100M (FinSMEs)
  14. Comcast has acquired French ad tech company StickyAds for more than $100 million (Yahoo)
  15. MindMaze Raises $100M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  16. Youzu Interactive to Acquire BIGPOINT for 80 Million Euros (BusinessWire)
  17. Maintel acquires Azzurri in £48.5m deal (Mobile News)
  18. Customer Contact Center Tech Specialist Sabio Raises £50M (FinSMEs)
  19. Cybersecurity startup Darktrace intercepts $65M in fresh funding at a valuation of over $400M (TechCrunch)
  20. finnCap advises Eco City Vehicles Plc on reverse takeover and £45m fundraising (Finncap)

Top 20 European Deals for June 2016

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$1,449,050,000VocaLinkMasterCardSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
2$339,000,000Global Fashion GroupRocket InternetTransactionsInvestment
3$259,716,000EirGICHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
4$195,092,000WithingsNokiaHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
5$189,000,000Captain TrainTrainlineTransactionsAcquisition
6$184,563,200SkyscannerConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
7$171,000,000Future FinanceConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
8$120,000,000CabifyRakutenTransactionsInvestment
9$110,000,000Farfetch Comcast VenturesTransactionsInvestment
10$107,931,000DeezerAccess Industries, OrangeMediaInvestment
11$100,000,000StickyAdsComcastMarketingAcquisition
12$100,000,000WallapopletgoEcommerceAcquisition
13$100,000,000MindMazeConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
14$89,612,000BigpointYouzu InteractiveSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
15$69,107,650AzzurriMaintelSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
16$50,000,000KivraKarl-Johan Persson, Wallenberg Foundation FAMSoftware & ServicesInvestment
17$50,000,000HighQConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
18$45,000,000eGymHPE Growth Capital, Highland EuropeHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
19$45,000,000WorldRemit TriplePoint Venture Growth BDC Corp., Silicon Valley BankTransactionsInvestment
20$42,000,000JobandtalentAtomicoTransactionsInvestment

More information

  1. MasterCard closes in on £1bn VocaLink acquisition (Banking Tech)
  2. Zalora and Jabong get boost as Rocket Internet’s fashion startup group nabs $339m funding (Tech In Asia)
  3. Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund GIC to acquire stake in Eir (Silicon Republic)
  4. Nokia to Acquire Withings, for €170M (FinSMEs)
  5. Trainline buys Captain Train for up to $189 million (TechCrunch)
  6. Skyscanner Raises £128M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  7. Future Finance raises $171M to grow its student loan platform in Europe (TechCrunch)
  8. Cabify Raises $120M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  9. Farfetch Raises $110M in Series F Funding (FinSMEs)
  10. Deezer Secures €100M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  11. Comcast has acquired French ad tech company StickyAds for more than $100 million (Yahoo)
  12. letgo Merges with Wallapop; Raises $100M (FinSMEs)
  13. MindMaze Raises $100M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  14. Youzu Interactive to Acquire BIGPOINT for 80 Million Euros (BusinessWire)
  15. Maintel acquires Azzurri in £48.5m deal (Mobile News)
  16. Mailbox Kivra receive 50 million from H & M’s head and the Wallenberg (Breakit)
  17. HighQ completes $50 million growth financing round from One Peak Partners, Morgan Stanley Merchant Banking and Goldman Sachs Private Capital (Business Wire)
  18. eGym raises $45M Series C for cloud-connected gym equipment and fitness software (TechCrunch)
  19. WorldRemit Raises $45M in Financing (FinSMEs)
  20. Jobandtalent gets $42M Series B after pivoting to mobilize hiring for SMEs (TechCrunch)

Top 20 European Deals for May 2016

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$1,449,050,000VocaLinkMasterCardSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
2$339,000,000Global Fashion GroupRocket InternetTransactionsInvestment
3$195,092,000WithingsNokiaHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
4$189,000,000Captain TrainTrainlineTransactionsAcquisition
5$184,563,200SkyscannerConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
6$171,000,000Future FinanceConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
7$120,000,000CabifyRakutenTransactionsInvestment
8$110,000,000Farfetch Comcast VenturesTransactionsInvestment
9$107,931,000DeezerAccess Industries, OrangeMediaInvestment
10$100,000,000WallapopletgoEcommerceAcquisition
11$100,000,000StickyAdsComcastMarketingAcquisition
12$100,000,000MindMazeConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
13$89,612,000BigpointYouzu InteractiveSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
14$69,107,650AzzurriMaintelSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
15$50,000,000HighQConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
16$45,000,000eGymHPE Growth Capital, Highland EuropeHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
17$45,000,000WorldRemit TriplePoint Venture Growth BDC Corp., Silicon Valley BankTransactionsInvestment
18$40,000,000LendInvest MacquarieTransactionsInvestment
19$40,000,000Nexthink ConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
20$40,000,000Qubit ConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment

More information

  1. MasterCard closes in on £1bn VocaLink acquisition (Banking Tech)
  2. Zalora and Jabong get boost as Rocket Internet’s fashion startup group nabs $339m funding (Tech In Asia)
  3. Nokia to Acquire Withings, for €170M (FinSMEs)
  4. Trainline buys Captain Train for up to $189 million (TechCrunch)
  5. Skyscanner Raises £128M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  6. Future Finance raises $171M to grow its student loan platform in Europe (TechCrunch)
  7. Cabify Raises $120M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  8. Farfetch Raises $110M in Series F Funding (FinSMEs)
  9. Deezer Secures €100M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  10. letgo Merges with Wallapop; Raises $100M (FinSMEs)
  11. Comcast has acquired French ad tech company StickyAds for more than $100 million (Yahoo)
  12. MindMaze Raises $100M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  13. Youzu Interactive to Acquire BIGPOINT for 80 Million Euros (BusinessWire)
  14. Maintel acquires Azzurri in £48.5m deal (Mobile News)
  15. HighQ completes $50 million growth financing round from One Peak Partners, Morgan Stanley Merchant Banking and Goldman Sachs Private Capital (Business Wire)
  16. eGym raises $45M Series C for cloud-connected gym equipment and fitness software (TechCrunch)
  17. WorldRemit Raises $45M in Financing (FinSMEs)
  18. LendInvest Receives $40M Warehouse Financing Facility from Macquarie (FinSMEs)
  19. Nexthink Raises $40M in Venture Capital Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Qubit Raises $40M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)

Top 20 European Deals for April 2016

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$339,000,000Global Fashion GroupRocket InternetTransactionsInvestment
2$195,092,000WithingsNokiaHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
3$189,000,000Captain TrainTrainlineTransactionsAcquisition
4$171,000,000Future FinanceConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
5$120,000,000CabifyRakutenTransactionsInvestment
6$107,931,000DeezerAccess Industries, OrangeMediaInvestment
7$100,000,000MindMazeConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
8$89,612,000BigpointYouzu InteractiveSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
9$45,000,000eGymHPE Growth Capital, Highland EuropeHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
10$40,000,000Nexthink ConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
11$37,654,650FinanzcheckConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
12$35,587,225DrivyConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
13$34,388,550Spotcap Finstar Financial Group, Holtzbrinck VenturesTransactionsInvestment
14$32,911,665Lamudi Asia Pacific Internet GroupTransactionsInvestment
15$25,000,000Vivino ConsortiumMobile & AppsInvestment
16$25,000,000MovingaConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
17$22,700,000Home24 ConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
18$21,000,000azeti NetworksWim ElfrinkSoftware & ServicesInvestment
19$21,000,000GibbonDegreedTransactionsAcquisition
20$20,000,000HomeToGoConsortiumTransactionsInvestment

More information

  1. Zalora and Jabong get boost as Rocket Internet’s fashion startup group nabs $339m funding (Tech In Asia)
  2. Nokia to Acquire Withings, for €170M (FinSMEs)
  3. Trainline buys Captain Train for up to $189 million (TechCrunch)
  4. Future Finance raises $171M to grow its student loan platform in Europe (TechCrunch)
  5. Cabify Raises $120M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  6. Deezer Secures €100M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  7. MindMaze Raises $100M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  8. Youzu Interactive to Acquire BIGPOINT for 80 Million Euros (BusinessWire)
  9. eGym raises $45M Series C for cloud-connected gym equipment and fitness software (TechCrunch)
  10. Nexthink Raises $40M in Venture Capital Funding (FinSMEs)
  11. German consumer loans marketplace Finanzcheck closes €33M Series C (TechCrunch)
  12. Airbnb for Cars’ Startup Drivy Gets $35 Million to Expand (Bloomberg)
  13. Spotcap Closes €31.5M Third Financing Round (FinSMEs)
  14. Lamudi Raises €29M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. Vivino Raises $25m in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  16. Movinga, The European Online Removals Startup, Picks Up $25M Series B Round Led By Index (TechCrunch)
  17. Home24 raises $22.7 million for its online furniture retail service (VentureBeat)
  18. azeti Networks Reaches $21 Million in Funding and Names IoT Industry Leader Wim Elfrink as Advisory Board Chairman (Marketwired)
  19. Fueled By $21MM In Recent Series B Funding, Degreed Acquires European Learning Company, Gibbon (PR Newswire)
  20. HomeToGo Raises $20M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)