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Top 20 Rest of the World Deals for September 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $650,000,000 Souq.com Amazon Transactions Acquisition
2 $635,000,000 Plarium.com Aristocrat Technologies, Inc Games Acquisition
3 $145,484,824 3G Mobile Blue Label Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
4 $125,000,000 STARZ PLAY Undisclosed Media Investment
5 $125,000,000 Croosing Ramot Media Investment
6 $103,000,000 GetSmarter 2U Inc. Transactions Acquisition
7 $100,000,000 Cloudyn Microsoft Software & Services Acquisition
8 $100,000,000 Advanced Vision Technology Danaher Software & Services Acquisition
9 $100,000,000 99 SoftBank Transactions Investment
10 $100,000,000 99 Consortium Transactions Investment
11 $94,457,088 Teraco Data Environments Barclays Investment Bank Software & Services Investment
12 $91,000,000 Golan Telecom Electra Consumer Products Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
13 $80,000,000 Rounds Kik Mobile & Apps Acquisition
14 $69,000,000 takealot.com Naspers Ecommerce Investment
15 $65,000,000 Innoviz Technologies Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
16 $65,000,000 Elastifile Consortium Software & Services Investment
17 $60,000,000 Valens Semiconductor Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
18 $56,000,000 AppsFlyer Consortium Marketing Investment
19 $56,000,000 TopTix SeatGeek Software & Services Acquisition
20 $50,000,000 Oryx Vision Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment

More information

  1. Amazon to acquire Souq, a Middle East clone once valued at $1B, for $650M (TechCrunch)
  2. Aristocrat buys Israeli gaming company Plarium for $635 million (SMH)
  3. Blue Label to buy 3G Mobile for R1.9bn (Tech Central)
  4. MIDDLE EASTERN ON-DEMAND VIDEO STREAMING SERVICE RECEIVE US$125 MILLION IN FUNDING (Startup MGZN)
  5. The Isreali startup Croosing raised $125 million to upgrade our links (Geektime)
  6. 2U Acquires GetSmarter for $103 Million to Add Short-Course Offerings (EdSurge)
  7. Report: Microsoft to buy security firm Hexadite for $100M as Cloudyn still in progress (TechCrunch)
  8. Danaher Buys Israel’s AVT For $100M (NoCamels)
  9. SoftBank adds Brazil’s 99 to its ridesharing portfolio with a $100 million investment (TechCrunch)
  10. China’s Didi looks to Latin America with $100M investment in Brazil-based Uber rival 99 (TechCrunch)
  11. Teraco raises R1.2 billion for expansion (It news africa)
  12. Electra Acquires Golan Telecom For $91 Million (News18)
  13. Kik snaps up video chat app maker Rounds for a reported $60-$80 million (TechCrunch)
  14. Naspers Invests $69 Million Into South African E-Commerce Business Takealot, Takes Its Shareholding To Over 50% (iAfrican)
  15. LiDAR maker Innoviz raises $65M from Delphi, Magna and more (TechCrunch)
  16. File software-flinger Elastifile stretches funding further to $65m (The Register)
  17. Israeli car chip co Valens raises $60m (Globes)
  18. AppsFlyer Raises $56M Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  19. Ticketing Startup SeatGeek Acquires Software Company TopTix for $56 Million (Fortune)
  20. Israeli Start Up Raises $50 Million For Lidar Sensing Technology In Self Driving Cars (Forbes)

Top 20 Rest of the World Deals for August 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $650,000,000 Souq.com Amazon Transactions Acquisition
2 $635,000,000 Plarium.com Aristocrat Technologies, Inc Games Acquisition
3 $145,484,824 3G Mobile Blue Label Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
4 $125,000,000 STARZ PLAY Undisclosed Media Investment
5 $125,000,000 Croosing Ramot Media Investment
6 $103,000,000 GetSmarter 2U Inc. Transactions Acquisition
7 $100,000,000 Cloudyn Microsoft Software & Services Acquisition
8 $100,000,000 Advanced Vision Technology Danaher Software & Services Acquisition
9 $94,457,088 Teraco Data Environments Barclays Investment Bank Software & Services Investment
10 $91,000,000 Golan Telecom Electra Consumer Products Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
11 $90,000,000 Picup Technologies Undisclosed Transactions Investment
12 $80,000,000 Rounds Kik Mobile & Apps Acquisition
13 $69,000,000 takealot.com Naspers Ecommerce Investment
14 $60,000,000 Valens Semiconductor Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
15 $56,000,000 TopTix SeatGeek Software & Services Acquisition
16 $56,000,000 AppsFlyer Consortium Marketing Investment
17 $50,000,000 Oryx Vision Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
18 $50,000,000 Nanorep LogMeIn Software & Services Acquisition
19 $47,000,000 SimilarWeb Consortium Marketing Investment
20 $41,000,000 Fetchr Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment

More information

  1. Amazon to acquire Souq, a Middle East clone once valued at $1B, for $650M (TechCrunch)
  2. Aristocrat buys Israeli gaming company Plarium for $635 million (SMH)
  3. Blue Label to buy 3G Mobile for R1.9bn (Tech Central)
  4. MIDDLE EASTERN ON-DEMAND VIDEO STREAMING SERVICE RECEIVE US$125 MILLION IN FUNDING (Startup MGZN)
  5. The Isreali startup Croosing raised $125 million to upgrade our links (Geektime)
  6. 2U Acquires GetSmarter for $103 Million to Add Short-Course Offerings (EdSurge)
  7. Report: Microsoft to buy security firm Hexadite for $100M as Cloudyn still in progress (TechCrunch)
  8. Danaher Buys Israel’s AVT For $100M (NoCamels)
  9. Teraco raises R1.2 billion for expansion (It news africa)
  10. Electra Acquires Golan Telecom For $91 Million (News18)
  11. Picup promises parcel delivery in under 90 min (IT web)
  12. Kik snaps up video chat app maker Rounds for a reported $60-$80 million (TechCrunch)
  13. Naspers Invests $69 Million Into South African E-Commerce Business Takealot, Takes Its Shareholding To Over 50% (iAfrican)
  14. Israeli car chip co Valens raises $60m (Globes)
  15. Ticketing Startup SeatGeek Acquires Software Company TopTix for $56 Million (Fortune)
  16. AppsFlyer Raises $56M Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  17. Israeli Start Up Raises $50 Million For Lidar Sensing Technology In Self Driving Cars (Forbes)
  18. LogMeIn acquires chatbot and AI startup Nanorep for up to $50M (TechCrunch)
  19. SimilarWeb raises $47M at valuation approaching $800M to take on Nielsen in digital market intel (TechCrunch)
  20. Fetchr Secures $41 Million In Series B Funding Led By New Enterprise Associates, To Continue Disrupting The Traditional Delivery Industry (ME Newswire)

Top 20 Rest of the World Deals for July 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $650,000,000 Souq.com Amazon Transactions Acquisition
2 $145,484,824 3G Mobile Blue Label Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
3 $125,000,000 STARZ PLAY Undisclosed Media Investment
4 $125,000,000 Croosing Ramot Media Investment
5 $103,000,000 GetSmarter 2U Inc. Transactions Acquisition
6 $100,000,000 Cloudyn Microsoft Software & Services Acquisition
7 $94,457,088 Teraco Data Environments Barclays Investment Bank Software & Services Investment
8 $91,000,000 Golan Telecom Electra Consumer Products Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
9 $90,000,000 Picup Technologies Undisclosed Transactions Investment
10 $80,000,000 Rounds Kik Mobile & Apps Acquisition
11 $69,000,000 takealot.com Naspers Ecommerce Investment
12 $60,000,000 Valens Semiconductor Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
13 $56,000,000 TopTix SeatGeek Software & Services Acquisition
14 $56,000,000 AppsFlyer Consortium Marketing Investment
15 $47,000,000 SimilarWeb Consortium Marketing Investment
16 $41,000,000 Fetchr Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
17 $41,000,000 OrCam Technologies Undisclosed Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
18 $40,000,000 Autotalks Mirai Creation Investment Fund Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
19 $33,000,000 iguazio Consortium Software & Services Investment
20 $33,000,000 Riskified Consortium Software & Services Investment

More information

  1. Amazon to acquire Souq, a Middle East clone once valued at $1B, for $650M (TechCrunch)
  2. Blue Label to buy 3G Mobile for R1.9bn (Tech Central)
  3. MIDDLE EASTERN ON-DEMAND VIDEO STREAMING SERVICE RECEIVE US$125 MILLION IN FUNDING (Startup MGZN)
  4. The Isreali startup Croosing raised $125 million to upgrade our links (Geektime)
  5. 2U Acquires GetSmarter for $103 Million to Add Short-Course Offerings (EdSurge)
  6. Report: Microsoft to buy security firm Hexadite for $100M as Cloudyn still in progress (TechCrunch)
  7. Teraco raises R1.2 billion for expansion (It news africa)
  8. Electra Acquires Golan Telecom For $91 Million (News18)
  9. Picup promises parcel delivery in under 90 min (IT web)
  10. Kik snaps up video chat app maker Rounds for a reported $60-$80 million (TechCrunch)
  11. Naspers Invests $69 Million Into South African E-Commerce Business Takealot, Takes Its Shareholding To Over 50% (iAfrican)
  12. Israeli car chip co Valens raises $60m (Globes)
  13. Ticketing Startup SeatGeek Acquires Software Company TopTix for $56 Million (Fortune)
  14. AppsFlyer Raises $56M Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  15. SimilarWeb raises $47M at valuation approaching $800M to take on Nielsen in digital market intel (TechCrunch)
  16. Fetchr Secures $41 Million In Series B Funding Led By New Enterprise Associates, To Continue Disrupting The Traditional Delivery Industry (ME Newswire)
  17. Artificial vision co OrCam raises $41m (globes.co.il)
  18. Car Tech Startup Autotalks Raises $40 Million (No Camels)
  19. Iguazio nabs $33M to bring big data edge analytics to IoT, finance and other enterprises (TechCrunch)
  20. Riskified Raises $33M Growth Funding Round (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Rest of the World Deals for June 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $650,000,000 Souq.com Amazon Transactions Acquisition
2 $145,484,824 3G Mobile Blue Label Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
3 $103,000,000 GetSmarter 2U Inc. Transactions Acquisition
4 $94,457,088 Teraco Data Environments Barclays Investment Bank Software & Services Investment
5 $69,000,000 takealot.com Naspers Ecommerce Investment
6 $41,000,000 Fetchr Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
7 $15,000,000 iyzico Consortium Transactions Investment
8 $5,000,000 Modacruz Consortium Ecommerce Investment
9 $5,000,000 Cars45 Frontier Cars Group Transactions Investment
10 $5,000,000 MYDAWA Undisclosed Ecommerce Investment
11 $4,543,739 WeThinkCode BCX Transactions Investment
12 $3,500,000 compareit4me Consortium Transactions Investment
13 $3,000,000 Bayzat Undisclosed Transactions Investment
14 $2,500,000 BitPesa Undisclosed Transactions Investment
15 $2,000,000 Xineoh King and Bay West Software & Services Investment
16 $2,000,000 DokkanAfkar Riyad Taqnia Fund (RTF) Ecommerce Investment
17 $1,800,000 Seez B&Y, Wamda Capital, Phoenician Funds Software & Services Investment
18 $1,500,000 Sinemia Revo Capital Transactions Investment
19 $1,300,000 CarSwitch Glowfish Capital Transactions Investment
20 $1,250,000 Lidya Accion Venture Lab, Newid capital Transactions Investment

More information

  1. Amazon to acquire Souq, a Middle East clone once valued at $1B, for $650M (TechCrunch)
  2. Blue Label to buy 3G Mobile for R1.9bn (Tech Central)
  3. 2U Acquires GetSmarter for $103 Million to Add Short-Course Offerings (EdSurge)
  4. Teraco raises R1.2 billion for expansion (It news africa)
  5. Naspers Invests $69 Million Into South African E-Commerce Business Takealot, Takes Its Shareholding To Over 50% (iAfrican)
  6. Fetchr Secures $41 Million In Series B Funding Led By New Enterprise Associates, To Continue Disrupting The Traditional Delivery Industry (ME Newswire)
  7. Iyzico, a Turkish online payments company and potential Stripe competitor, closes $15M Series C (TechCrunch)
  8. Modacruz Raises Series B Financing Led by Middle East Venture Partners; Total of $5M Raised to Date (PRNewswire)
  9. Nigeria’s Cars45 closes $5M round to digitize Africa’s used autos markets (TechCrunch)
  10. MyDawa.com raises $5 million to bring prescription drugs online in Kenya (TechMoran)
  11. WeThinkCode gets a R60m injection from BCX (Stuff)
  12. Compareit4me.com Secures $3.5 Million (arabnet)
  13. Bayzat Raises $3 Million As MENA’s Health Insurance Opportunity Grows (Incarabia)
  14. BitPesa closes a $2.5M round to expand digital payments business beyond Africa (AppsAfrica)
  15. Bloemfontein startup secures $2m funding from Canadian investment bank (VentureBurn)
  16. Saudi startup Dokkan Afkar closes $2M round (Wamda)
  17. Lebanese automotive marketplace receives $1.8M seed fund (Wamda News (MENA))
  18. Movie ticket subscription service Sinemia raises $1.5 million for its US expansion (Tech.eu)
  19. Used car market place CarSwitch.com raises $1.3 million (cpi financial)
  20. Nigerian fintech startup Lidya raises $1.25 million seed funding (Techpoint)