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Top 20 Rest of the World Deals for 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $650,000,000 Souq.com Amazon Transactions Acquisition
2 $125,000,000 Croosing Ramot Media Investment
3 $100,000,000 99 Didi Chuxing Transactions Investment
4 $94,457,088 Teraco Data Environments Barclays Investment Bank Software & Services Investment
5 $91,000,000 Golan Telecom Electra Consumer Products Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
6 $80,000,000 Rounds Kik Mobile & Apps Acquisition
7 $56,000,000 AppsFlyer Consortium Marketing Investment
8 $30,000,000 Autotalks Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
9 $25,000,000 Freightos Consortium Transactions Investment
10 $20,000,000 HealthWatch Yiling Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
11 $19,000,000 Creditas Consortium Transactions Investment
12 $16,000,000 ScyllaDB Consortium Software & Services Investment
13 $15,000,000 CorePhotonics Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
14 $15,000,000 IntSights Consortium Software & Services Investment
15 $13,500,000 Earnix Consortium Software & Services Investment
16 $13,000,000 iyzico Consortium Transactions Investment
17 $11,600,000 VisIC Technologies Birch Investment Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
18 $9,000,000 Empow cyber security Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
19 $8,300,000 Intensix Consortium Software & Services Investment
20 $7,000,000 Fortscale Consortium Software & Services Investment

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  1. Amazon to acquire Souq, a Middle East clone once valued at $1B, for $650M (TechCrunch)
  2. The Isreali startup Croosing raised $125 million to upgrade our links (Geektime)
  3. China’s Didi looks to Latin America with $100M investment in Brazil-based Uber rival 99 (TechCrunch)
  4. Teraco raises R1.2 billion for expansion (It news africa)
  5. Electra Acquires Golan Telecom For $91 Million (News18)
  6. Kik snaps up video chat app maker Rounds for a reported $60-$80 million (TechCrunch)
  7. AppsFlyer Raises $56M Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  8. Israeli vehicle communications company Autotalks raises $30 million (Tech.eu)
  9. Logistics startup Freightos lands $25 million in funding from GE Ventures (TechCrunch)
  10. Israeli HealthWatch – inspired by founder’s father’s heart attack – receives $20M to enter China (Geektime)
  11. Brazil’s Creditas gets $19 million amid boom in local fintech financing: Reuters (PE HUB)
  12. ScyllaDB Closes $16 Million in Series B Funding to Expand Next-Generation Cassandra Database (ScyllaDB)
  13. Corephotonics raises $15 million from Samsung, Foxconn, MediaTek (Reuters)
  14. Israeli threat intelligence startup IntSights uncovers $15 million in Series B funding (Geek Time)
  15. Israeli fintech co Earnix raises $13.5m (Globes)
  16. iyzico raises $13m in Series C round (212)
  17. VisIC Technologies Raises $11.6M (No Camels)
  18. Israeli cyber security co empow raises $9m (Globes)
  19. Big data healthcare co Intensix raises $8.3m (Globes)
  20. Cybersecurity startup Fortscale raises $7 million (VentureBeat)

Top 20 Rest of the World Deals for February 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $100,000,000 99 Didi Chuxing Transactions Investment
2 $91,000,000 Golan Telecom Electra Consumer Products Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
3 $80,000,000 Rounds Kik Mobile & Apps Acquisition
4 $56,000,000 AppsFlyer Consortium Marketing Investment
5 $20,000,000 HealthWatch Yiling Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
6 $19,000,000 Creditas Consortium Transactions Investment
7 $15,000,000 CorePhotonics Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
8 $15,000,000 IntSights Consortium Software & Services Investment
9 $13,500,000 Earnix Consortium Software & Services Investment
10 $13,000,000 iyzico Consortium Transactions Investment
11 $11,600,000 VisIC Technologies Birch Investment Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
12 $9,000,000 Empow cyber security Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
13 $8,300,000 Intensix Consortium Software & Services Investment
14 $7,000,000 Fortscale Consortium Software & Services Investment
15 $6,000,000 Lumus Alibaba Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
16 $6,000,000 Secret Double Octopus Consortium Software & Services Investment
17 $6,000,000 Intuition Robotics OurCrowd, iRobot Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
18 $5,300,000 Wise Data Media WhiteSmoke Marketing Acquisition
19 $3,500,000 Spotad VLTCM Marketing Investment
20 $3,000,000 Flytrex Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment

More information

  1. China’s Didi looks to Latin America with $100M investment in Brazil-based Uber rival 99 (TechCrunch)
  2. Electra Acquires Golan Telecom For $91 Million (News18)
  3. Kik snaps up video chat app maker Rounds for a reported $60-$80 million (TechCrunch)
  4. AppsFlyer Raises $56M Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  5. Israeli HealthWatch – inspired by founder’s father’s heart attack – receives $20M to enter China (Geektime)
  6. Brazil’s Creditas gets $19 million amid boom in local fintech financing: Reuters (PE HUB)
  7. Corephotonics raises $15 million from Samsung, Foxconn, MediaTek (Reuters)
  8. Israeli threat intelligence startup IntSights uncovers $15 million in Series B funding (Geek Time)
  9. Israeli fintech co Earnix raises $13.5m (Globes)
  10. iyzico raises $13m in Series C round (212)
  11. VisIC Technologies Raises $11.6M (No Camels)
  12. Israeli cyber security co empow raises $9m (Globes)
  13. Big data healthcare co Intensix raises $8.3m (Globes)
  14. Cybersecurity startup Fortscale raises $7 million (VentureBeat)
  15. Augmented reality lens maker Lumus conjures up a $6M investment from Alibaba (Geektime)
  16. Secret Double Octopus nabs $6M for a stronger, easier alternative to regular 2FA (TechCrunch)
  17. Intuition Robotics raised $6 million for its ElliQ elder care assistant robot (TechCrunch)
  18. WhiteSmoke Acquires Wise Data Media (No camel)
  19. Spotad lands $3.5 million, moves into China with its AI-driven mobile adtech (VentureBeat)
  20. Flytrex lands $3M to make drone delivery a thing (TechCrunch)

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

More information

  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

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. 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)