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Top 20 Asia & Pacific Deals for March 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $22,000,000,000 Tsinghua Unigroup Ltd. China Development Bank Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
2 $2,180,000,000 LeEco Sunac China Holdings Media Investment
3 $1,530,000,000 iQiyi Consortium Media Investment
4 $1,100,000,000 Koubei.com Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
5 $613,851,385 Tian Tian Express Suning Commerce Group Transactions Acquisition
6 $600,000,000 NIO Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
7 $500,000,000 Uxin Consortium Transactions Investment
8 $400,000,000 AirTrunk Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
9 $400,000,000 Bigo Technology Ping An Overseas Holdings Mobile & Apps Investment
10 $350,000,000 Kuaishou Tencent Holdings Mobile & Apps Investment
11 $215,000,000 Mobike Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
12 $200,000,000 Kakao Pay Ant Financial Transactions Investment
13 $177,000,000 Paytm Alibaba Group, SAIF Partners Transactions Investment
14 $174,000,000 Le Young Pictures Undisclosed Media Investment
15 $140,000,000 UCloud Information Technology CICC, Oriza Holdings Software & Services Investment
16 $100,000,000 Zhihu Consortium Media Investment
17 $100,000,000 MissFresh Consortium Ecommerce Investment
18 $100,000,000 Xueba100.com Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
19 $100,000,000 Chezhibao PAG Transactions Investment
20 $100,000,000 Delhivery The Carlyle Group, Tiger Global Management Transactions Investment

More information

  1. China’s Largest Chipmaker Secures $22 Billion to Expand Globally (Bloomberg)
  2. China’s LeEco Raises $2.18 Billion From Property Investor (Variety)
  3. Baidu’s iQiyi video service raises $1.53 billion (TechCrunch)
  4. Alibaba’s local commerce platform, Koubei, raises $1.1 billion (TechCrunch)
  5. Suning Commerce Group to buy Tiantian Express for 4.25 billion yuan (China Daily )
  6. Tencent, Baidu Lead $600M Round In Chinese Electric Vehicle Maker NIO (China Money Network)
  7. TPG Co-Leads $500M Funding In Online Used Car Dealership Uxin (China Money Network)
  8. APAC data centre startup raises $400m led by Goldman Sachs and TPG Capital (Data/Economy)
  9. Popular video streaming app Bigo Live now valued at $400m after series C round (Tech In Asia)
  10. Tencent Leads $350M Round In Video App Popular Among China’s Farmers And Migrant Workers (China Money Network)
  11. China’s Mobike raises $215M led by Tencent for its bicycle sharing service (TechCrunch)
  12. Alibaba’s Ant Financial expands to Korea with $200M investment in Kakao Pay (TechCrunch )
  13. Alibaba takes lead in India’s Paytm Ecommerce with fresh $177m funding (Tech In Asia)
  14. Le Young Pictures, a video firm established by LeEco founder’s wife raises US$174 million series A (Next Unicorn)
  15. China’s UCloud secures $140m Series D (Asian Venture Capital Journal )
  16. Zhihu crowned China’s first knowledge sharing unicorn with 100m USD series D (Technode)
  17. Lenovo Capital Co-Leads $100M Round In Miss Fresh (China Money Network)
  18. China VCs lead $100m round for local education app Xueba (AVCJ)
  19. China: Used car trading platform Chezhibao raises $100m led by PE firm PAG (Deal street asia)
  20. Delhivery raises $100M from Carlyle & Tiger Global (ET tech)

Top 20 Asia & Pacific Deals for February 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $2,180,000,000 LeEco Sunac China Holdings Media Investment
2 $1,530,000,000 iQiyi Consortium Media Investment
3 $1,100,000,000 Koubei.com Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
4 $613,851,385 Tian Tian Express Suning Commerce Group Transactions Acquisition
5 $500,000,000 Uxin Consortium Transactions Investment
6 $400,000,000 AirTrunk Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
7 $215,000,000 Mobike Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
8 $200,000,000 Kakao Pay Ant Financial Transactions Investment
9 $174,000,000 Le Young Pictures Undisclosed Media Investment
10 $100,000,000 Zhihu Consortium Media Investment
11 $100,000,000 MissFresh Consortium Ecommerce Investment
12 $100,000,000 Xueba100.com Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
13 $58,204,680 Shinezone Consortium Games Investment
14 $58,029,884 Atzuche Consortium Transactions Investment
15 $58,000,000 Chushou GGV Capital, Shunwei Capital Media Investment
16 $58,000,000 UrWork Consortium Transactions Investment
17 $58,000,000 Bluegogo Black Hole Capital Mobile & Apps Investment
18 $57,000,000 FreeCharge Snapdeal Mobile & Apps Investment
19 $55,000,000 Practo Consortium Software & Services Investment
20 $55,000,000 CarTrade Temasek Holdings Transactions Investment

More information

  1. China’s LeEco Raises $2.18 Billion From Property Investor (Variety)
  2. Baidu’s iQiyi video service raises $1.53 billion (TechCrunch)
  3. Alibaba’s local commerce platform, Koubei, raises $1.1 billion (TechCrunch)
  4. Suning Commerce Group to buy Tiantian Express for 4.25 billion yuan (China Daily )
  5. TPG Co-Leads $500M Funding In Online Used Car Dealership Uxin (China Money Network)
  6. APAC data centre startup raises $400m led by Goldman Sachs and TPG Capital (Data/Economy)
  7. China’s Mobike raises $215M led by Tencent for its bicycle sharing service (TechCrunch)
  8. Alibaba’s Ant Financial expands to Korea with $200M investment in Kakao Pay (TechCrunch )
  9. Le Young Pictures, a video firm established by LeEco founder’s wife raises US$174 million series A (Next Unicorn)
  10. Zhihu crowned China’s first knowledge sharing unicorn with 100m USD series D (Technode)
  11. Lenovo Capital Co-Leads $100M Round In Miss Fresh (China Money Network)
  12. China VCs lead $100m round for local education app Xueba (AVCJ)
  13. Mobile and Browser Game Developer Shinezone Wins RMB 400 Mln Series B (Marbridge Consulting)
  14. P2P Car Rental Platform ‘Atzuche’ Raises RMB 400 Mln Series C (Marbridge Consulting)
  15. GGV, Shunwei lead $58M Round In Games Streaming Start-Up (China Money Network)
  16. UR Work receives $58 million in its B round of financing (China Daily)
  17. Black Hole Capital Leads $58M Round In Chinese Bike Sharing Firm Bluegogo (Chinamoney Network)
  18. FreeCharge receives $57 mn from Snapdeal (Tech Circle)
  19. India’s Practo raises $55M to expand its healthcare platform to more emerging markets (TechCrunch)
  20. Indian vehicle listing service CarTrade raises $55M led by Temasek (TechCrunch)

Top 20 Asia & Pacific Deals for January 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $2,180,000,000 LeEco Sunac China Holdings Media Investment
2 $1,100,000,000 Koubei.com Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
3 $613,851,385 Tian Tian Express Suning Commerce Group Transactions Acquisition
4 $500,000,000 Uxin Consortium Transactions Investment
5 $215,000,000 Mobike Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
6 $100,000,000 Zhihu Consortium Media Investment
7 $100,000,000 MissFresh Consortium Ecommerce Investment
8 $100,000,000 Xueba100.com Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
9 $58,000,000 Chushou GGV Capital, Shunwei Capital Media Investment
10 $58,000,000 UrWork Consortium Transactions Investment
11 $57,000,000 FreeCharge Snapdeal Mobile & Apps Investment
12 $55,000,000 Housing.com REA Group Limited, Softbank Group Corp. Transactions Investment
13 $55,000,000 Practo Consortium Software & Services Investment
14 $52,000,000 Diyi Chedai Addor Capital, Youjin Capital Transactions Investment
15 $50,000,000 EasyStack CASH Capital (Beijing) Investment Management Software & Services Investment
16 $36,000,000 Kuaikan Comic Consortium Media Investment
17 $30,000,000 Lalamove Consortium Transactions Investment
18 $25,000,000 HOOQ Consortium Media Investment
19 $21,000,000 Er Geng Consortium Media Investment
20 $17,000,000 Aipinji Hangzhou Hongfan Tiansheng Capital, Meridian Capital China Transactions Investment

More information

  1. China’s LeEco Raises $2.18 Billion From Property Investor (Variety)
  2. Alibaba’s local commerce platform, Koubei, raises $1.1 billion (TechCrunch)
  3. Suning Commerce Group to buy Tiantian Express for 4.25 billion yuan (China Daily )
  4. TPG Co-Leads $500M Funding In Online Used Car Dealership Uxin (China Money Network)
  5. China’s Mobike raises $215M led by Tencent for its bicycle sharing service (TechCrunch)
  6. Zhihu crowned China’s first knowledge sharing unicorn with 100m USD series D (Technode)
  7. Lenovo Capital Co-Leads $100M Round In Miss Fresh (China Money Network)
  8. China VCs lead $100m round for local education app Xueba (AVCJ)
  9. GGV, Shunwei lead $58M Round In Games Streaming Start-Up (China Money Network)
  10. UR Work receives $58 million in its B round of financing (China Daily)
  11. FreeCharge receives $57 mn from Snapdeal (Tech Circle)
  12. PropTiger To Acquire Housing.com, Joint Entity To Get $55 Million Funding (NDTV)
  13. India’s Practo raises $55M to expand its healthcare platform to more emerging markets (TechCrunch)
  14. Addor Capital Leads $52M Series B Round In Diyi Chedai (China Money Network)
  15. EasyStack raises $50M Series C Round, Setting New Single Round Record in China Open Source (Yahoo)
  16. Tiantu leads $36m round for China comic site (AVCJ)
  17. Lalamove Closes US$30M Series B Financing (FinSMEs)
  18. Asian Netflix challenger HOOQ raises $25M more from Singtel, Sony and Warner (TechCrunch)
  19. China: Media startup Er Geng raises $21m; Travel management platform Meiya bags $17m (Deal Street Asia)
  20. MERIDIAN CAPITAL CHINA JOINS $17M VENTURE ROUND IN AIPINJI (China Business Blog)

Top 20 Asia & Pacific Deals for December 2016

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,250,000,000 Ele.me Alibaba Transactions Investment
2 $1,200,000,000 LeSports Consortium Games Investment
3 $1,080,000,000 LeEco Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
4 $1,000,000,000 Didi Chuxing Apple Transactions Investment
5 $1,000,000,000 Lazada Group Alibaba Ecommerce Investment
6 $925,275,000 Heptagon ams AG Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
7 $750,000,000 Grab SoftBank Capital Transactions Investment
8 $600,000,000 Didi Chuxing China Life Insurance Transactions Investment
9 $600,000,000 LeEco Yueting Jia Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
10 $600,000,000 Weidong Cloud Education CCB International Software & Services Investment
11 $550,000,000 Go-Jek Consortium Transactions Investment
12 $500,000,000 Ping An Good Doctor Undisclosed Mobile & Apps Investment
13 $449,000,000 BYD Samsung Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
14 $449,000,000 Qufenqi Hangzhou Liaison Interactive Information Technology, Beijing Phoenix Wealth Holding Group Ecommerce Investment
15 $437,000,000 Babytree Consortium Media Investment
16 $400,000,000 Didi Chuxing Poly Group Transactions Investment
17 $400,000,000 My Credit Tiantu Capital, Xinhu Zhongbao Mobile & Apps Investment
18 $350,000,000 Mtime Wanda Media Acquisition
19 $310,000,000 U51.com Xinhu Zhongbao, Tiantu Capital Mobile & Apps Investment
20 $309,000,000 Shouqi Car Rental Consortium Transactions Investment

More information

  1. Alibaba confirms $1.25B investment in food delivery service Ele.me (TechCrunch)
  2. LeSports Secures $1.2 Billion in Series B Financing (FinSMEs)
  3. LeEco raises $1.08b in funding for electric car hoping to compete with Tesla (SCMP)
  4. Apple invests $1bn in Chinese ride-hailing app Didi Chuxing (Reuters)
  5. Alibaba Makes $1 Billion Investment in Lazada Group (FinSMEs)
  6. Austria’s ams acquires Heptagon for up to €845 million to become a worldwide leader in optical sensing (TechEU)
  7. Uber rival Grab raises $750M led by SoftBank at a $3B valuation (TechCrunch)
  8. China’s Uber rival Didi Chuxing raises $600 million from China Life Insurance (Reuters)
  9. LeEco secures $600M in fresh funding as financial issues reportedly halt electric car project (TechCrunch)
  10. CCB International Invests In Weidong Cloud Education At $600M Valuation (China Money Network)
  11. Indonesia’s Go-Jek raises $550 million to battle Uber and Grab (TechCrunch)
  12. Chinese Healthcare App Ping An Good Doctor Closes USD$500M Series A Venture Capital Round (FinSMEs)
  13. Samsung Invests $449 Million in Buffett-Backed Carmaker BYD (Bloomberg)
  14. Ant Financial-Backed Qufenqi Raises $449M In Pre-IPO Investment (China Money Network)
  15. Babytree Raises $437M in Equity Financing (FinSMEs)
  16. Didi Chuxing strikes again with US$400M from China’s leading trading and real estate conglomerate (e27)
  17. China’s Fintech Unicorn My Credit Scoops $400M Financing To Build Industry Fund (TechNode)
  18. Wanda Acquires China’s Leading Movie Portal Mtime For $350 Million (Deadline)
  19. Chinese credit card management app raises $310m Series C (AVCJ)
  20. Taiping Asset Leads $309M Round In Shouqi Car Rental (China Money Network)