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Top 20 Rest of the World Deals for January 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $91,000,000 Golan Telecom Electra Consumer Products Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
2 $80,000,000 Rounds Kik Mobile & Apps Acquisition
3 $56,000,000 AppsFlyer Consortium Marketing Investment
4 $20,000,000 HealthWatch Yiling Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
5 $15,000,000 CorePhotonics Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
6 $13,500,000 Earnix Consortium Software & Services Investment
7 $13,000,000 iyzico Consortium Transactions Investment
8 $11,600,000 VisIC Technologies Birch Investment Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
9 $6,000,000 Lumus Alibaba Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
10 $6,000,000 Secret Double Octopus Consortium Software & Services Investment
11 $5,000,000 Vezeeta.com Consortium Transactions Investment
12 $3,000,000 Flytrex Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
13 $2,500,000 Cybellum Blumberg Capital Software & Services Investment
14 $2,500,000 BitPesa Undisclosed Transactions Investment
15 $1,500,000 Sinemia Revo Capital Transactions Investment
16 $750,000 Jamii Africa Undisclosed Transactions Investment
17 $500,000 GradTrain Undisclosed Transactions Investment
18 $500,000 Ensibuuko Undisclosed Transactions Investment
19 Undisclosed Team8 Microsoft, Qualcomm Software & Services Investment
20 Undisclosed Abbi.io WalkMe Software & Services Acquisition

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  1. Electra Acquires Golan Telecom For $91 Million (News18)
  2. Kik snaps up video chat app maker Rounds for a reported $60-$80 million (TechCrunch)
  3. AppsFlyer Raises $56M Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  4. Israeli HealthWatch – inspired by founder’s father’s heart attack – receives $20M to enter China (Geektime)
  5. Corephotonics raises $15 million from Samsung, Foxconn, MediaTek (Reuters)
  6. Israeli fintech co Earnix raises $13.5m (Globes)
  7. iyzico raises $13m in Series C round (212)
  8. VisIC Technologies Raises $11.6M (No Camels)
  9. Augmented reality lens maker Lumus conjures up a $6M investment from Alibaba (Geektime)
  10. Secret Double Octopus nabs $6M for a stronger, easier alternative to regular 2FA (TechCrunch)
  11. Vezeeta secures $5m for regional expansion (Daily News Egypt)
  12. Flytrex lands $3M to make drone delivery a thing (TechCrunch)
  13. Israeli cyber security co Cybellum raises $2.5m (Globes)
  14. BitPesa closes a $2.5M round to expand digital payments business beyond Africa (AppsAfrica)
  15. Movie ticket subscription service Sinemia raises $1.5 million for its US expansion (Tech.eu)
  16. Tanzania’s Jamii raises $750k funding for expansion (Disrupt Africa)
  17. Edtech Startup GradTrain Closes $500k Seed Financing (FinSMEs)
  18. Ensibuuko closes $500,000 worth of investment (Techjaja)
  19. Microsoft, Qualcomm back Israel’s Team8 cybersecurity firm (Reuters)
  20. WalkMe acquires Abbi.io to add mobile A/B testing and engagement (TechCrunch)

Top 20 Rest of the World Deals for December 2016

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $326,000,000 Africa Internet Group Consortium Ecommerce Investment
2 $300,000,000 Gett Volkswagen Group Transactions Investment
3 $200,000,000 Altair Sony Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
4 $150,000,000 Toga Networks Huawei Technologies Software & Services Acquisition
5 $85,000,000 Africa Internet Group Orange Software & Services Investment
6 $83,000,000 Africa Internet Group AXA Insurance Ecommerce Investment
7 $72,000,000 Sirin Labs Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
8 $67,000,000 Wadi Al Tayyar Travel Group Ecommerce Investment
9 $60,000,000 Magnacom Broadcom Software & Services Acquisition
10 $55,000,000 Jumia Group Commonwealth Development Corporation Ecommerce Investment
11 $52,790,000 Africa Internet Group CDC Group Ecommerce Investment
12 $50,000,000 Roboteam Generali Group Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
13 $50,000,000 WalkMe Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
14 $45,000,000 Lumus Quanta Computer, HTC Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
15 $45,000,000 Matific Leon Kamenev Mobile & Apps Investment
16 $45,000,000 Outbrain Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
17 $42,000,000 HexaTier Huawei Technologies Software & Services Acquisition
18 $40,000,000 Travelstart Amadeus Capital Partners Transactions Investment
19 $39,000,000 Mavenlink Goldman Sachs Growth Equity Software & Services Investment
20 $38,000,000 Celeno Communications Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment

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  1. Rocket Internet’s Africa Internet Group raises $326M from Goldman Sachs and others (TechCrunch)
  2. Uber Rival Gett Receives $300M in Funding From Volkswagen (Bloomberg)
  3. Sony buys Israeli chip manufacturer Altair for US$200 million (e27)
  4. Huawei reportedly acquires Israeli IT networking company Toga Networks for $150 million (VentureBeat)
  5. Orange invests $85M in Africa Internet Group, Africa’s first billion dollar tech firm (TechCrunch)
  6. As Its Market Grows, Nigerian E-Commerce Startup Africa Internet Group Raises $83 Million (TechCrunch)
  7. Sirin Labs nabs $72M to build the Rolls-Royce of smartphones: ‘Solarin’ goes on sale in May (VentureBeat)
  8. Rocket Internet’s ecommerce marketplace for Middle East raises $67m in series A funding (Tech In Asia)
  9. Broadcom buys Israeli 5G co MagnaCom for $60m (GLOBES)
  10. Jumia Group raises $55 million from Commonwealth Development Corporation (Dignited)
  11. Press release: CDC makes new investment in Africa Internet Group (CDC Group)
  12. Israeli Roboteam raises $50 million to focus on US growth (GeekTime)
  13. Exclusive: Israeli WalkMe raises $50 million in Series E in march to IPO (GeekTime)
  14. Lumus Raises Further $30M; Completes $45M Round (FinSMEs)
  15. Israeli edtech startup Matific scores massive $45 million round (Geek Time)
  16. Israeli Outbrain raises $45 million according to surprise announcement (GeekTime)
  17. Huawei reportedly acquires Israeli startup Hexatier for $42 million (GeekTime)
  18. Travelstart Raises US$40M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Mavenlink Receives $39 Million Investment to Accelerate Growth (VCA Online)
  20. WiFi chipmaker Celeno Communications raises $38m (Globes)

Top 20 Rest of the World Deals for September 2016

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $326,000,000 Africa Internet Group Consortium Ecommerce Investment
2 $300,000,000 Gett Volkswagen Group Transactions Investment
3 $200,000,000 Altair Sony Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
4 $85,000,000 Africa Internet Group Orange Software & Services Investment
5 $83,000,000 Africa Internet Group AXA Insurance Ecommerce Investment
6 $72,000,000 OurCrowd Undisclosed Transactions Investment
7 $72,000,000 Sirin Labs Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
8 $67,000,000 Wadi Al Tayyar Travel Group Ecommerce Investment
9 $60,000,000 Magnacom Broadcom Software & Services Acquisition
10 $55,000,000 Jumia Group Commonwealth Development Corporation Ecommerce Investment
11 $52,790,000 Africa Internet Group CDC Group Ecommerce Investment
12 $50,000,000 Roboteam Generali Group Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
13 $50,000,000 WalkMe Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
14 $45,000,000 Matific Leon Kamenev Mobile & Apps Investment
15 $45,000,000 Outbrain Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
16 $40,000,000 Travelstart Amadeus Capital Partners Transactions Investment
17 $38,000,000 Celeno Communications Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
18 $32,000,000 Claroty Consortium Software & Services Investment
19 $32,000,000 Weka.IO Consortium Software & Services Investment
20 $30,000,000 Cato Networks Consortium Software & Services Investment

More information

  1. Rocket Internet’s Africa Internet Group raises $326M from Goldman Sachs and others (TechCrunch)
  2. Uber Rival Gett Receives $300M in Funding From Volkswagen (Bloomberg)
  3. Sony buys Israeli chip manufacturer Altair for US$200 million (e27)
  4. Orange invests $85M in Africa Internet Group, Africa’s first billion dollar tech firm (TechCrunch)
  5. As Its Market Grows, Nigerian E-Commerce Startup Africa Internet Group Raises $83 Million (TechCrunch)
  6. OurCrowd raises another $72M to build out its equity crowdfunding platform (TechCrunch)
  7. Sirin Labs nabs $72M to build the Rolls-Royce of smartphones: ‘Solarin’ goes on sale in May (VentureBeat)
  8. Rocket Internet’s ecommerce marketplace for Middle East raises $67m in series A funding (Tech In Asia)
  9. Broadcom buys Israeli 5G co MagnaCom for $60m (GLOBES)
  10. Jumia Group raises $55 million from Commonwealth Development Corporation (Dignited)
  11. Press release: CDC makes new investment in Africa Internet Group (CDC Group)
  12. Israeli Roboteam raises $50 million to focus on US growth (GeekTime)
  13. Exclusive: Israeli WalkMe raises $50 million in Series E in march to IPO (GeekTime)
  14. Israeli edtech startup Matific scores massive $45 million round (Geek Time)
  15. Israeli Outbrain raises $45 million according to surprise announcement (GeekTime)
  16. Travelstart Raises US$40M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  17. WiFi chipmaker Celeno Communications raises $38m (Globes)
  18. Claroty Raises $32M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Software Defined Storage Tech Provider Weka.IO Announces $32M Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Cato Networks raises $30 million for its network security as a service platform (VentureBeat)

Top 20 Rest of the World Deals for August 2016

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $300,000,000 Gett Volkswagen Group Transactions Investment
2 $200,000,000 Altair Sony Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
3 $85,000,000 Africa Internet Group Orange Software & Services Investment
4 $83,000,000 Africa Internet Group AXA Insurance Ecommerce Investment
5 $72,000,000 Sirin Labs Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
6 $67,000,000 Wadi Al Tayyar Travel Group Ecommerce Investment
7 $60,000,000 Magnacom Broadcom Software & Services Acquisition
8 $55,000,000 Jumia Group Commonwealth Development Corporation Ecommerce Investment
9 $50,000,000 WalkMe Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
10 $45,000,000 Matific Leon Kamenev Mobile & Apps Investment
11 $45,000,000 Outbrain Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
12 $40,000,000 Travelstart Amadeus Capital Partners Transactions Investment
13 $32,000,000 Weka.IO Consortium Software & Services Investment
14 $28,500,000 Airobotics Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
15 $27,000,000 Stratoscale Consortium Software & Services Investment
16 $25,000,000 XJet 3D Catalyst CEL Fund, Autodesk Software & Services Investment
17 $25,000,000 Riskified Consortium Ecommerce Investment
18 $23,000,000 Team8 Consortium Software & Services Investment
19 $22,000,000 Yotpo Consortium Marketing Investment
20 $20,000,000 Ornim Consortium Software & Services Investment

More information

  1. Uber Rival Gett Receives $300M in Funding From Volkswagen (Bloomberg)
  2. Sony buys Israeli chip manufacturer Altair for US$200 million (e27)
  3. Orange invests $85M in Africa Internet Group, Africa’s first billion dollar tech firm (TechCrunch)
  4. As Its Market Grows, Nigerian E-Commerce Startup Africa Internet Group Raises $83 Million (TechCrunch)
  5. Sirin Labs nabs $72M to build the Rolls-Royce of smartphones: ‘Solarin’ goes on sale in May (VentureBeat)
  6. Rocket Internet’s ecommerce marketplace for Middle East raises $67m in series A funding (Tech In Asia)
  7. Broadcom buys Israeli 5G co MagnaCom for $60m (GLOBES)
  8. Jumia Group raises $55 million from Commonwealth Development Corporation (Dignited)
  9. Exclusive: Israeli WalkMe raises $50 million in Series E in march to IPO (GeekTime)
  10. Israeli edtech startup Matific scores massive $45 million round (Geek Time)
  11. Israeli Outbrain raises $45 million according to surprise announcement (GeekTime)
  12. Travelstart Raises US$40M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  13. Software Defined Storage Tech Provider Weka.IO Announces $32M Funding (FinSMEs)
  14. Airobotics raises $28.5M to pursue autonomous drone platforms for heavy industry (TechCrunch)
  15. Stratoscale Secures $27M in Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  16. Israel’s XJet 3D printing firm raises $25 million (Reuters)
  17. Riskified Raises $25M in Growth Round, Revealing Fraud Prevention Wizard Behind E-Commerce Curtain (PR Newswire)
  18. Team8 Raises $23M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. User-generated content marketing platform Yotpo picks up $22M Series C (TechCrunch)
  20. Ornim Raises $20M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)