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Weekly Update – February 22, 2018

      Total Deal Value (USD) – $2,444,643,457              Total Deal Number – 196

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $208,258,996 Chetwood Elliott Transactions Investment
2 $200,000,000 Instacart Glade Brook Capital Partners, Coatue Management Transactions Investment
3 $150,000,000 GO-JEK Astra International, Blibli Transactions Investment
4 $145,000,000 Mozy Carbonite Software & Services Acquisition
5 $100,000,000 Club Factory Consortium Ecommerce Investment
6 $100,000,000 XebiaLabs Accel Partners, Susquehanna Growth Equity Software & Services Investment
7 $87,000,000 Lendingkart Fullerton Transactions Investment
8 $80,000,000 Duetto Warburg Pincus Software & Services Investment
9 $75,000,000 Apttus Golub Capital Software & Services Investment
10 $71,000,000 YapStone Consortium Transactions Investment
11 $70,000,000 LimeBike Rainbow Technologies, Fifth Wall Transactions Investment
12 $60,000,000 Reflektive Consortium Software & Services Investment
13 $50,000,000 Varsity Tutors Consortium Transactions Investment
14 $49,100,000 Webdam Bynder Software & Services Acquisition
15 $40,000,000 ZoomCar Mahindra & Mahindra Transactions Investment
16 $37,500,000 Stash Consortium Transactions Investment
17 $35,000,000 InfluxData Consortium Software & Services Investment
18 $30,000,000 HackerRank Consortium Transactions Investment
19 $30,000,000 Tipalti Zeev Ventures Transactions Investment
20 $27,000,000 Catalyte Consortium Software & Services Investment
21 $25,000,000 Roostify Consortium Transactions Investment
22 $25,000,000 UJET Consortium Software & Services Investment
23 $25,000,000 Outdoorsy Consortium Transactions Investment
24 $24,500,000 Nayax SafeCharge Transactions Investment
25 $23,300,000 LUXI Kakao Mobility Transactions Acquisition
26 $23,000,000 Payfone Consortium Software & Services Investment
27 $22,000,000 Spryker Consortium Software & Services Investment
28 $20,300,000 onXmaps Consortium Software & Services Investment
29 $20,000,000 CommonSense Robotics Consortium Software & Services Investment
30 $20,000,000 Vivino Consortium Transactions Investment
31 $18,000,000 Uncommon.co Consortium Transactions Investment
32 $17,500,000 Unacast Consortium Marketing Investment
33 $17,200,000 Templafy Consortium Software & Services Investment
34 $16,500,000 Adaptive Studios Atwater Capital, AMC Networks Media Investment
35 $16,500,000 Soft Company CTG Software & Services Acquisition
36 $16,100,000 Lydia Consortium Transactions Investment
37 $15,500,000 SaltStack Consortium Software & Services Investment
38 $15,000,000 HyperGrid™ Acero Capital, Atlantic Bridge Software & Services Investment
39 $15,000,000 Bird Consortium Transactions Investment
40 $14,500,000 Payworks Consortium Transactions Investment
41 $14,000,000 Homesnap Moderne Ventures,Updata Partners Transactions Investment
42 $12,710,396 BlockSeer DMG Blockchain Software & Services Acquisition
43 $12,400,000 NGD Systems Consortium Software & Services Investment
44 $12,000,000 DroneBase Consortium Software & Services Investment
45 $12,000,000 Adikteev Consortium Marketing Investment
46 $12,000,000 Dwolla Undisclosed Transactions Investment
47 $11,900,000 Boston Herald Digital First Media Media Acquisition
48 $11,500,000 Jobcase Providence Equity Partners Media Investment
49 $10,000,000 Miso Acacia Research, Levy Restaurants Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
50 $10,000,000 IdentityMind Global Consortium Software & Services Investment
51 $10,000,000 Kuali Owl Ventures, LP Software & Services Investment
52 $10,000,000 Neptune Financial Sands Capital Ventures Transactions Investment
53 $10,000,000 Patron Undisclosed Transactions Investment
54 $9,600,000 Livelike Consortium Media Investment
55 $9,500,000 Overtime Consortium Media Investment
56 $9,460,000 Mu77SH A8 New Media Home Entertainment Software Acquisition
57 $9,000,000 DailyPay Consortium Transactions Investment
58 $9,000,000 Lumi Consortium Ecommerce Investment
59 $8,738,397 Loopio OpenView Software & Services Investment
60 $8,000,000 FoodLogiQ Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
61 $8,000,000 Stealth Security Shasta Ventures Software & Services Investment
62 $8,000,000 Wandering Bear Coffee AccelFoods, M3 Ventures Ecommerce Investment
63 $8,000,000 gr8 People Consortium Transactions Investment
64 $8,000,000 Perception Point Consortium Software & Services Investment
65 $7,412,303 Zervant Consortium Software & Services Investment
66 $7,250,000 Unsplash OST Media Investment
67 $7,000,000 Vydia Newark Venture Partners, Vocap Investment Partners Marketing Investment
68 $6,948,600 Asian Link LAC IT Consulting and Other Services Acquisition
69 $6,100,000 PowerLinks Foresight Group Marketing Investment
70 $6,000,000 BayBridgeDigital Forepont Capital Partners Software & Services Investment
71 $5,539,744 Ditto Parkwalk Advisors, IP Group Plc Software & Services Investment
72 $5,365,000 Vietnam Securities Corp RHB Bank Transactions Acquisition
73 $5,200,000 Losant Consortium Software & Services Investment
74 $5,000,000 Foriba Consortium Software & Services Investment
75 $5,000,000 Properati Big Data Scoring Transactions Investment
76 $4,987,294 Blueliv Consortium Software & Services Investment
77 $4,500,000 ChronWell Undisclosed Transactions Investment
78 $4,200,000 BCA Korea Hyundai Investment Partners Marketing Investment
79 $4,000,000 Algorand Union Square Ventures, Pillar Transactions Investment
80 $3,740,471 Sofatutor Consortium Software & Services Investment
81 $3,500,000 Copernicus Gold Undisclosed Transactions Investment
82 $3,250,000 TurboPatent Consortium Software & Services Investment
83 $3,088,459 Smile & Pay Truffle Capital Transactions Investment
84 $3,000,000 SafeChain Consortium Transactions Investment
85 $3,000,000 Authlete Consortium Software & Services Investment
86 $3,000,000 Engage Talent Consortium Software & Services Investment
87 $3,000,000 Ghinwa Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
88 $3,000,000 Littlemore Kalpavriksh Software & Services Investment
89 $2,803,044 Rezatec Newable, Caphaven Partners Software & Services Investment
90 $2,723,000 Dash Robotics Ironfire Ventures Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
91 $2,600,000 Volantio Consortium Software & Services Investment
92 $2,500,843 First Leads Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
93 $2,500,000 Dbrain Undisclosed Transactions Investment
94 $2,500,000 Postr Consortium Marketing Investment
95 $2,470,767 Diatly Consortium Transactions Investment
96 $2,245,343 WeMaintain Undisclosed Transactions Investment
97 $2,000,000 Seeva Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
98 $2,000,000 StreamLoan Consortium Transactions Investment
99 $1,863,500 Cureate Undisclosed Transactions Investment
100 $1,850,000 Workast Greycroft Software & Services Investment
101 $1,750,000 Token Empire State Development Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
102 $1,700,000 Gravity Sketch Super Ventures, Forward Partners Software & Services Investment
103 $1,550,000 BlockFi Consortium Transactions Investment
104 $1,500,000 Trendage Consortium Software & Services Investment
105 $1,500,000 Next Gen Gifting Tyros Transactions Acquisition
106 $1,400,000 Complai Consortium Transactions Investment
107 $1,300,000 Hatch Apps Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
108 $1,250,000 inWhatLanguage Enhanced Community Development Software & Services Investment
109 $1,247,413 Moovenda Ciro Immobile Transactions Investment
110 $1,235,790 LegalPlace Day One Entrepreneurs & Partners Internet Software and Services Investment
111 $1,200,000 Virtual Peaker Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
112 $1,177,195 Home Made Tethys Equity Transactions Investment
113 $1,000,000 inBay Technologies Global Alliance Software & Services Investment
114 $1,000,000 Secfi Consortium Transactions Investment
115 $1,000,000 Bitzumi Acacia Research Transactions Investment
116 $923,000 WEFABRIK Consortium Transactions Investment
117 $900,000 Quit Genius Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
118 $850,000 Boomtown Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
119 $750,000 Hack Capital Consortium Software & Services Investment
120 $703,902 Paperclip Development Bank of Wales Transactions Investment
121 $500,000 Shirsa Labs Consortium Software & Services Investment
122 $500,000 Eduvanz Blinc Advisors Transactions Investment
123 Undisclosed Dojo Vested Ventures Transactions Investment
124 Undisclosed IAI Arlington Capital Software & Services Acquisition
125 Undisclosed Yourpay Undisclosed Transactions Investment
126 Undisclosed Elatec Summit Partners, DPE Deutsche Private Equity Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
127 Undisclosed ePallet LA Foods Transactions Investment
128 Undisclosed FastSpring Accel-KKR Transactions Investment
129 Undisclosed HighRadius PNC Financial Services Group, Citi Ventures Transactions Investment
130 Undisclosed Learnster Söderberg & Partners Software & Services Investment
131 Undisclosed Mumzworld Wamda Capital, Swicorp Ecommerce Investment
132 Undisclosed Phoenix Labs Consortium Games Investment
133 Undisclosed Armada Arzan VC, Sharq Ventures House Transactions Investment
134 Undisclosed Indi Cambridge Companies Marketing Investment
135 Undisclosed Ju-Ju-Be International Bregal Partners Ecommerce Investment
136 Undisclosed Shield Watch Skyway Group Marketing Investment
137 Undisclosed Tachyum IPM Growth Software & Services Investment
138 Undisclosed Magic Leap Axel Springer Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
139 Undisclosed Wydr Consortium Transactions Investment
140 Undisclosed BMS Practice Solutions WebPT Software & Services Acquisition
141 Undisclosed CamperMate Thor Industries, thl Mobile & Apps Acquisition
142 Undisclosed Favor H-E-B Transactions Acquisition
143 Undisclosed Fella Homes ZiffyHomes Transactions Acquisition
144 Undisclosed Hibiscus & Nomada Espacio Media Acquisition
145 Undisclosed Mighway Thor Industries, thl Transactions Acquisition
146 Undisclosed Mobiliya QuEST Global Services Software & Services Acquisition
147 Undisclosed Pacific Data Partners LiveRamp Transactions Acquisition
148 Undisclosed Roadtrippers Thor Industries, thl Transactions Acquisition
149 Undisclosed Umbel MVPindex Marketing Acquisition
150 Undisclosed Vision Internet Granicus Software & Services Acquisition
151 Undisclosed XperiDo Xpertdoc Software & Services Acquisition
152 Undisclosed Zenedge Oracle Software & Services Acquisition
153 Undisclosed CloudCoreo VMware Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
154 Undisclosed Dealer Inspire Cars.com Software & Services Acquisition
155 Undisclosed .TRAVEL Top-Level Domain Donuts Software & Services Acquisition
156 Undisclosed FarmShots Syngenta Software & Services Acquisition
157 Undisclosed Hightail OpenText Software & Services Acquisition
158 Undisclosed Lanvin Fosun Group Ecommerce Acquisition
159 Undisclosed Launch Digital Marketing Cars.com Marketing Acquisition
160 Undisclosed Obero Xactly Software & Services Acquisition
161 Undisclosed Placecast Ericsson Emodo Marketing Acquisition
162 Undisclosed Surge Catalyte Software & Services Acquisition
163 Undisclosed V2 Games Victory Square Games Acquisition
164 Undisclosed American Greetings Clayton, Dubilier & Rice Ecommerce Acquisition
165 Undisclosed Campus Insights Harvard Student Agencies Marketing Acquisition
166 Undisclosed Chalkup Microsoft Software & Services Acquisition
167 Undisclosed Global View Analytics MindStream Analytics Software & Services Acquisition
168 Undisclosed Global X Mirae Assets Transactions Acquisition
169 Undisclosed IndependenceIT CloudJumper Software & Services Acquisition
170 Undisclosed Inkling Systems Marlin Equity Partners Software & Services Acquisition
171 Undisclosed LSD EOH Software & Services Acquisition
172 Undisclosed Onboard Informatics ATTOM Data Solutions Software & Services Acquisition
173 Undisclosed Soundstr VNUE Software & Services Acquisition
174 Undisclosed Ticketland.ru MTS Transactions Acquisition
175 Undisclosed Viyet.com Sotheby’s Transactions Acquisition
176 Undisclosed Acuity ETS Tobii Pro Software & Services Acquisition
177 Undisclosed Agentjet Elm Street Technology Marketing Acquisition
178 Undisclosed Avtex Norwest Equity Partners Software & Services Acquisition
179 Undisclosed Cabletica Liberty Latin America Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
180 Undisclosed Cake Beauty Marc Anthony Ecommerce Acquisition
181 Undisclosed Cedexis Citrix Systems Software & Services Acquisition
182 Undisclosed Character Dentsu Aegis Network Marketing Acquisition
183 Undisclosed CPU 24/7 IAV Automotive Engineering Software & Services Acquisition
184 Undisclosed Envoy Digital KPS AG Software & Services Acquisition
185 Undisclosed eTech Solutions CoreLogic Software & Services Acquisition
186 Undisclosed EVA Dimensions Institutional Shareholder Services Software & Services Acquisition
187 Undisclosed Great Lakes Scrip Center Bold Orange Marketing Acquisition
188 Undisclosed Karbyn The Reference Software & Services Acquisition
189 Undisclosed Moisture Mapper International Next Gear Solutions Software & Services Acquisition
190 Undisclosed Mountain State Information Systems TMC Software & Services Acquisition
191 Undisclosed Paperboat Tata Group Ecommerce Acquisition
192 Undisclosed Ponominalu.ru Mobile TeleSystems PJSC Ecommerce Acquisition
193 Undisclosed The Glitch GroupM Marketing Acquisition
194 Undisclosed The Memo Forbes Media Media Acquisition
195 Undisclosed Sessionwire Canvass Software & Services Investment
196 Undisclosed Atletico Madrid Idan Ofer Ecommerce Acquisition

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  1. Chetwood secures £150m funding and Secures Banking Licence (Fintech)
  2. Instacart won’t raise another round before going public, and isn’t worried about Amazon competition (CNBC)
  3. Go-Jek confirms $150m investment by Astra, ‘substantial’ funding by GDN (Dealstreet Asia)
  4. Consolidation in the cloud as OpenText buys Hightail and Carbonite grabs Mozy from Dell (TechCrunch)
  5. China’s Club Factory raises $100m Series C (AVCJ)
  6. XebiaLabs lands $100 million Series B led by Susquehanna Growth Equity and Accel (TechCrunch)
  7. Fullerton leads Series C investment round in Lendingkart (VCCiRCLE)
  8. Duetto Closes $80M Series D Financing Round (FinSMEs)
  9. Apttus Receives $75M in Growth Financing (FinSMEs)
  10. YapStone is raising $100M to take on PayPal, Stripe in marketplace payments, nabs $71M so far (TechCrunch)
  11. LimeBike raises $70 million as the bike-sharing battle rages on (TechCrunch)
  12. Reflektive : Raises $60 Million to Reimagine People Management (4-traders)
  13. Varsity Tutors lands $50 million in Series C funding (TechCrunch)
  14. Bynder acquires digital asset management service Webdam from Shutterstock for $49.1M (TechCrunch)
  15. India’s Zoomcar raises $40M led by automotive giant Mahindra & Mahindra (TechCrunch)
  16. Simplified investing app Stash raises $37.5 million Series D as it heads into banking (TechCrunch)
  17. InfluxData scores $35 million Series C to expand time series database business (TechCrunch)
  18. HackerRank raises $30M to match developers with jobs (TechCrunch)
  19. Tipalti Raises $30M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Catalyte Raises $27M in Series A Funding; Acquires Surge (FinSMEs)
  21. Lendtech Roostify lands $25m to disrupt mortgage industry (BankingTech)
  22. UJET, a startup that wants to speed up customer support, raises $25M led by GV (TechCrunch)
  23. Outdoorsy, the ‘Airbnb of RVs,’ rolls up $25 million in fresh funding (TechCrunch)
  24. SafeCharge raises investment in Nayax (Finextra)
  25. S Korea’s Kakao Mobility to acquire car pool startup Luxi for $23.3m (Dealstreet Asia)
  26. Payfone Raises $23M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  27. Spryker Raises $22M in Growth Capital (FinSMEs)
  28. onXHunt Closes $20.3M Growth Equity Funding (FinSMEs)
  29. CommonSense Robotics raises $20M for robotics tech for online grocery fulfilment (TechCrunch)
  30. Vivino Raises $20M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  31. Uncommon.co launches and raises $18m to bring objectivity and efficiency to hiring (TechCrunch)
  32. Unacast bags $17.5M to do more with location data (TechCrunch)
  33. Templafy Raises $17.2M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  34. Adaptive Studios Raises $16.5M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  35. CTG Announces Acquisition of SOFT COMPANY (GlobeNewswire)
  36. Lydia raises $16.1 million to become the PayPal of mobile payments (TechCrunch)
  37. SaltStack Raises $15.5M in Series A Financing (FinSMEs)
  38. HyperGrid Completes $15m Funding (FinSMEs)
  39. This former Uber (and Lyft) exec just raised $15 million for his controversial e-scooter startup: Bird (TechCrunch)
  40. Payworks Raises $14.5M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  41. Homesnap raises $14 million for real estate intelligence (TechCrunch)
  42. DMG Blockchain Announces Acquisition of Blockseer (GlobeNewswire)
  43. NGD Systems Completes $12.4M Series B Financing (FinSMEs)
  44. DroneBase raises $12M in Series B funding, announces enterprise AR tool (TechCrunch)
  45. Adikteev raises $12 million for its mobile marketing platform (TechCrunch)
  46. Dwolla announces $12 million investment (Clay & Milk)
  47. Digital First Media top bidder in auction for Boston Herald (The Denver Post)
  48. Jobcase Closes $11.5M Series A-1 Funding Round (FinSMEs)
  49. Miso scores $10 million to bring its hamburger-flipping robot to more restaurants (TechCrunch)
  50. Digital Identity Pioneer IdentityMind Global Lands $10 Million Series C (VentureBeat)
  51. Kuali Raises $10 Million From Owl Ventures To Help Higher Ed Transform Administration (PR Newswire)
  52. Neptune Financial Raises $10m in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  53. Patron Raises $10 million and Launches Pre-ICO to Capture the Global Influencer Marketing Industry (Influencive)
  54. LiveLike raises $9.6M to get more broadcasters streaming in VR (TechCrunch)
  55. Overtime gets $9.5M to build a new style of sports network that young people will actually watch (TechCrunch)
  56. A8 New Media (00800) buys 51% in MU77SH at RMB59.6M (Oceanwide IR)
  57. DailyPay Pulls In $9M (VC News Daily)
  58. Meet Lumi, the Los Angeles startup that just raised $9 million for a packaging business (TechCrunch)
  59. Loopio raises $11 million to help enterprises streamline the RFP process (StartUp TORONTO)
  60. FoodLogiQ adds $8M equity round to its pantry (WRALTechWire)
  61. Stealth Security reels in $8 million investment from Shasta Ventures to root out bad bots (TechCrunch)
  62. This NYC Startup Just Raised $8M To Bring You Coffee on Tap (AlleyWatch)
  63. gr8 People Raises $8M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  64. Cybersecurity co Perception Point raises $8m (Globes)
  65. Zervant raises €6M for its invoicing software for small businesses (TechCrunch)
  66. Unsplash raises $7.25M to bring cryptocurrency to its free, curated photo platform (TechCrunch)
  67. Content Management & Monetization Startup Vydia Raises $7M in Funding (Billboard)
  68. BRIEF-LAC to acquire stake in Asian Link for 740 mln yen (Reuters)
  69. PowerLinks Raises $6.1m Series A to Automate Relevant Native Advertising; Appoints Industry Veteran Chairman and CFO (PR Newswire)
  70. BayBridgeDigital, the Digital Transformation Company, Secures First Commitment in Series A Financing to Further Accelerate Its Growth (Newswire)
  71. UK AI startup Ditto raises £4 million for its software advisor bots (Tech.eu)
  72. RHB Bank to buy remaining 51% stake in Vietnam Securities Corp for RM21.3m (theSundaily)
  73. Losant Closes $5.2M Series A Financing (FinSMEs)
  74. Foriba completed its second round of investments with IFC leadership Foriba gets an investment of 5 million dollars (Foriba)
  75. Properati Launches Online Mortgage Platform and Secures New Investment (PR Web)
  76. Blueliv Secures €4M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  77. ChronWell Raises $4.5M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  78. BCA Korea Secures $4.2M in Investment (e27)
  79. Scalable blockchain protocol Algorand raises $4M in seed funding (siliconANGLE)
  80. Berlin’s Sofatutor raises €3 million for its edtech platform (Tech.eu)
  81. Exclusive: Singapore’s blockchain startup Copernicus Gold raises US$3.5M from Russian investor (e27)
  82. TurboPatent lands $3.25M to help companies protect their inventions using automation (GeekWire)
  83. Smile & Pay raises 2.5 million for mobile payment terminals (LesEchos.fr)
  84. SafeChain Secures $3m in Funding (FinSMEs)
  85. L39 member Authlete secures partnership and $3m pre-series A investment (Level39)
  86. Engage Talent Raises $3M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  87. Karaoke app Ghinwa closes a US $3 million funding round (Wamda)
  88. Centrum fund invests $3 million in edutech start-up Littlemore (livemint)
  89. Rezatec raises £2 million for its geospatial data analytics tech (Tech.eu)
  90. Dash Robotics Raises $2.7 Million (NewsCenter.io)
  91. Volantio Secures $2.6M in Series B Financing (FinSMEs)
  92. Durham real estate agent software company First Leads nabs $2.5M in equity offering (WRAL TechWire)
  93. Dbrain pitches a new token paying users crypto to train artificial intelligence (TechCrunch)
  94. Adtech startup Postr closes $2.5m round led by Singapore’s Koh Boon Hwee (Dealstreet Asia)
  95. French ecommerce turnkey startup Diatly raises €2 million (Tech.eu)
  96. WeMaintain Platform Applies to Lift Maintenance (Forbes)
  97. SEEVA Raises $2 Million to Help Autonomous Vehicle Visibility Systems See Reliably in All Conditions (PR Newswire)
  98. StreamLoan Secures $2M in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  99. Cureate raises $1.8M of a $4.5M equity offering (WRAL TechWire)
  100. Workast raises cash to expand beyond Slack with its message-based task management toolkit (TechCrunch)
  101. Token picks up $1.75M in New York state funding (BiometricUpdate.com)
  102. Forward Partners leads VR startup Gravity Sketch’s Seed (UKTN)
  103. BlockFi Raises 1.55M in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  104. New Style Data Platform Trendage Combines AI, Communities and Visual Search To Provide Automated Product Recommendations (MarTechSeries)
  105. BRIEF-Tyros AG Acquires Approx 27% Stake In NEXT GEN GIFTING INC. (Reuters)
  106. Complai Raises $1.4M Seed Round to Save Growing Companies on Their Second Largest Expense, Travel (ShepTravel)
  107. Hatch Apps raises $1.3 million to make software development faster and cheaper (Technical.ly)
  108. inWhatLanguage Receives $1.25m in Funding (FinSMEs)
  109. Moovenda Raises €1M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  110. Legalplace raises € 1 million in cocoon Day One Entrepreneurs & Partners (ITespresso)
  111. Fund-raise round announced on 12 February 2018 (Facticia)
  112. Online estate agency Home Made raises £850K seed at £4.3M post-money valuation (TechCrunch)
  113. inBay Technologies Raises $1M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  114. SecFi Raises $1M in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  115. Acacia Research Invests in Bitzumi; Partners to Develop Blockchain IP Strategy (Businesswire)
  116. 6 rising startups in Japan (Tech in Asia)
  117. Quit Genius, backed by Y Combinator, wants to help you quit smoking (TechCrunch)
  118. Tech accelerator Boomtown raises $850,000 (BizWest)
  119. Hack Capital oversubscribes seed round (Hack Capital)
  120. Paperclip secures £500k led by Development Bank of Wales (ANGEL NEWS)
  121. Cross Border Angels leads pre-Series A round for Shirsa Labs (VCCiRCLE)
  122. Fin-tech startup Eduvanz secures angel funding (TechCircle)
  123. Vested Ventures completes seed round in gamified savings app Dojo (Finextra)
  124. Arlington Capital acquires IAI, eyes combo with Xebec (Washington Technology)
  125. YOURPAY WILL BE MORE THAN PAYMENTS: RETRIEVES TWO-DIGIT MILLION INVESTMENT (TechSavvy)
  126. Elatec Receives New Growth Equity Investment (FinSMEs)
  127. ePallet Receives Strategic Investment from LA Foods (FinSMEs)
  128. FastSpring Receives Majority Equity Investment from Accel-KKR (PR Newswire)
  129. HighRadius Secures Strategic Investment (VC News Daily)
  130. Learnster gets investment from Söderberg & Partners for a SAAS platform for education (Nordic9)
  131. eCommerce platform Mumzworld got funded for the fifth time! (Startup Bahrain)
  132. Phoenix Labs Raises Series B Financing (FinSMEs)
  133. Armada delivery solutions closes a pre-Series A round with Sharq Ventures (Wamda)
  134. Indi Receives Investment from Cambridge Companies SPG (FinSMEs)
  135. Ju-Ju-Be International Receives Growth Investment from Bregal Partners (FinSMEs)
  136. Shield Watch Receives Investment From Skyway Group (PR Web)
  137. Tachyum Receives Investment from IPM Growth (FinSMEs)
  138. Axel Springer is investing in Magic Leap for some reason (TechCrunch)
  139. Mobile B2B marketplace Wydr raises fresh funds (TECHCiRCLE)
  140. WebPT Acquires BMS Practice Solutions, the Leading Revenue Cycle Management Company for Physical Therapy (CNBC)
  141. Thor Industries and Tourism Holdings Ltd. (thl) Join Forces to Usher in a New Age of Outdoor Adventure (Businesswire)
  142. H-E-B acquires Texas-based on-demand company Favor (TechCrunch)
  143. Home rental service startup ZiffyHomes acquires Fella Homes (YourStory)
  144. Travel blog Hibiscus & Nomada acquired by Espacio incubator (The SOCIABLE)
  145. Thor Industries and Tourism Holdings Ltd. (thl) Join Forces to Usher in a New Age of Outdoor Adventure (Businesswire)
  146. Mobiliya Joins QuEST Global on a Hi-Tech Journey (PR Newswire)
  147. LiveRamp Acquires Pacific Data Partners to Revolutionize B2B Marketing with People-Based Precision (Businesswire)
  148. Thor Industries and Tourism Holdings Ltd. (thl) Join Forces to Usher in a New Age of Outdoor Adventure (Businesswire)
  149. Social analytics companies MVPindex and Umbel are merging (TechCrunch)
  150. Granicus Announces Acquisition of Vision Internet (Granicus)
  151. Xpertdoc Acquires XperiDo Through 100% Share Purchase (PR Newswire)
  152. Oracle grabs Zenedge as it continues to beef up its cloud security play (TechCrunch)
  153. VMware Acquires CloudCoreo (VMWare)
  154. Cars.com Acquires 2 Naperville Tech Companies for $165M (AMERICANINNO)
  155. Donuts Acquires .TRAVEL Top-Level Domain (TLD) (PR Newswire)
  156. Syngenta acquires FarmShots, Inc., high-resolution satellite imagery innovator (Syngenta)
  157. Consolidation in the cloud as OpenText buys Hightail and Carbonite grabs Mozy from Dell (TechCrunch)
  158. Fosun International reportedly acquires Lanvin (RetailNews ASIA)
  159. Cars.com Acquires 2 Naperville Tech Companies for $165M (AMERICANINNO)
  160. Vista-owned Xactly buys Obero (The PE Hub Network)
  161. Placecast Acquired by Ericsson’s Emodo (Finovate)
  162. Catalyte Raises $27M in Series A Funding; Acquires Surge (FinSMEs)
  163. Victory Square to Enter Definitive Agreement to Acquire 100% of V2 Games Inc. (GlobeNewswire)
  164. Clayton, Dubilier & Rice to Acquire Majority Interest in American Greetings (PR Newswire)
  165. Boston College-Born Startup Gets Acquired by a Harvard Student-Run Nonprofit (AMERICANINNO)
  166. Microsoft to integrate Chalkup’s classroom collaboration tech into Teams (ZDNet)
  167. MindStream Analytics to Acquire Global View Analytics, Expanding OneStream Software Implementation Services Capabilities (PR Newswire)
  168. Global X and Mirae Asset’s ETF Businesses Combine to Create a Global ETF Franchise (PR Newswire)
  169. CloudJumper Acquires IndependenceIT to Create the Most Comprehensive Cloud Application and Workspace Platform (IndependenceIT)
  170. Inkling Systems, Inc. Announces The Completion Of Its Acquisition By Marlin Equity Partners (PR Newswire)
  171. EOH acquires LSD in open source drive (ITWeb)
  172. ATTOM Data Solutions Acquires Onboard Informatics, Adding Best-in-Class Neighborhood Data (ATTOM DATA SOLUTIONS)
  173. VNUE, Inc. To Acquire Music Rights Company Soundstr To Ensure Fairer Royalty System (PR Newswire)
  174. “MTS bought Ticketland.ru and 78% “Phenominal.ru” for 3.6 billion rubles (5 Hot News)
  175. Exclusive: Sotheby’s Acquires Viyet.com (Architectural Digest)
  176. Tobii Pro Acquires UK Reseller Acuity ETS and Research Agency Acuity Intelligence (Markets Business Insider)
  177. Elm Street Technology Announces Acquisition Of Agentjet (PR Newswire)
  178. Norwest Equity Partners Announces Acquisition of Twin Cities-Based Customer Experience (CX) Leader Avtex (GlobeNewswire)
  179. Liberty Latin America to Acquire Controlling Interest in Cabletica (Businesswire)
  180. TA Associates-backed Marc Anthony acquires Cake Beauty (The PE Hub Network)
  181. Citrix Acquires Cedexis to Boost Cloud Application Performance (ENTERPRISE CLOUD NEWS)
  182. Dentsu Aegis Network Acquires Brand and Design Agency Character (ADWEEK)
  183. Hampleton Partners Advises High-Performance Computing Company CPU 24/7 In Sale To IAV (Realwire)
  184. BRIEF-KPS AG: Envoy Digital Ltd. Becomes Part Of KPS AG (Reuters)
  185. CoreLogic Buys UK’s eTech Solutions (SoCalTech)
  186. ISS Announces Acquisition of EVA Dimensions (ISS)
  187. Bold Orange acquires Great Lakes Scrip Center (The PE Hub Network)
  188. THE REFERENCE ACQUIRES NEW YORK-BASED DIGITAL AGENCY KARBYN (The Reference)
  189. Next Gear Solutions Has Completed the Acquisition of Moisture Mapper International (PR Newswire)
  190. Partnering for Success: Fairmont’s TMC acquires Elkins-based firm expanding tech services, staff (WVNews)
  191. India: Tata Group seeks to acquire Sequoia-backed brand Paperboat parent (Dealstreet Asia)
  192. Mobile TeleSystems PJSC: MTS Enters the Event Ticketing Market (DGAP.DE)
  193. GroupM acquires The Glitch (Campaign India)
  194. Forbes Media acquires The Memo to ‘better serve European readers and marketers’ (The Drum)
  195. Canvass to acquire Sessionwire as QT (PressReader)
  196. China’s Dalian Wanda sells 17 percent stake in Spain’s Atletico Madrid (Reuters)

CommonSense Robotics raises $20 million to help retailers compete with Amazon

Online grocery retailers will be able to offer one hour, on-demand deliveries to consumers at a profitable margin with CommonSense Robotics’ “automated fulfillment as a service” offering. The Telaviv-based startup, which raised its $20 million Series A funding led by Playground Global and participated in by previous investors Aleph VC and Innovation Endeavors, is about to roll out in Israel the first of its urban micro-fulfillment centers focused on the grocery sector. Designed to be in cities within close proximity to consumers, the automated fulfillment hubs will be powered by a proprietary AI/advanced robotics software and human workforce for inventory selection, processing, and dispatch tasks. This will then help in guaranteeing a one-hour, on-demand delivery, especially for quality fresh food items, and improving cost efficiency of the entire supply logistics chain. With its technology, CommonSense Robotics appears well-poised to grow further the numbers for online food grocery shopping. According to Nielsen study, 23% of Americans now buy groceries online and this is seen to grow more than three times in less than a ten-year period.

Weekly Update – February 15, 2018

      Total Deal Value (USD) – $2,997,016,946                             Total Deal Number – 188

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $476,460,000 Shanda Games Tencent Games Investment
2 $250,000,000 Xavient Telus International Software & Services Acquisition
3 $225,000,000 Wombat Security Technologies Proofpoint Software & Services Acquisition
4 $135,000,000 Wealthnavi Consortium Transactions Investment
5 $100,000,000 Swiggy Naspers, Meituan Transactions Investment
6 $100,000,000 Blued CDH Investments, UG Capital Investment Mobile & Apps Investment
7 $69,000,000 JapanTaxi Toyota Transactions Investment
8 $66,000,000 BestReviews Tronc Media Acquisition
9 $61,927,000 Recommerce Group Consortium Transactions Investment
10 $60,000,000 GOAT Consortium Transactions Investment
11 $54,000,000 Broadlink Citic Capital Partners Software & Services Investment
12 $50,000,000 Fair Consortium Transactions Investment
13 $50,000,000 Icertis Consortium Software & Services Investment
14 $50,000,000 ZipRecruiter Lagniappe Labs Transactions Investment
15 $50,000,000 Cityscoot Consortium Transactions Investment
16 $49,189,844 Escher Hanover Active Equity Fund Software & Services Acquisition
17 $32,000,000 Highfive Consortium Software & Services Investment
18 $31,000,000 ACV Auctions Consortium Transactions Investment
19 $30,936,750 Ohpen Amerborgh Transactions Investment
20 $30,000,000 Coinsquare Canaccord Transactions Investment
21 $30,000,000 Zignal Labs Blum Capital Partners, North Atlantic Capital Marketing Investment
22 $30,000,000 Everipedia EOS.IO Ecosystem Fund, Distributed Network Advisors Fund Media Investment
23 $27,914,200 CurveGlobal Cboe, LSEG Transactions Investment
24 $25,000,000 Uno Home Loans Westpac Transactions Investment
25 $24,600,000 New Adventure Travel Comfort Transactions Acquisition
26 $22,000,000 Adaptik Corporation Sapiens Software & Services Acquisition
27 $20,600,000 Marketing Evolution Insight Venture Partners, Zetta Venture Partners Marketing Investment
28 $20,000,000 Quizlet Consortium Software & Services Investment
29 $20,000,000 Codoon Advanced Power Electronics Corp., SBCVC Ecommerce Investment
30 $16,000,000 Grow Toba Capital Software & Services Investment
31 $16,000,000 Reonomy Consortium Software & Services Investment
32 $13,700,000 Yoshi Consortium Ecommerce Investment
33 $13,000,000 Attentive Consortium Marketing Investment
34 $13,000,000 Mirror Consortium Transactions Investment
35 $12,385,400 Another Brain Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
36 $11,700,000 VREAL Consortium Games Investment
37 $11,700,000 Whoscall Undisclosed Mobile & Apps Investment
38 $11,000,000 Human Interest Wing Venture Capital, Adam Nash Transactions Investment
39 $11,000,000 Lightmatter Matrix and Spark Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
40 $11,000,000 Homecare.com Consortium Transactions Investment
41 $11,000,000 Captain401 Consortium Software & Services Investment
42 $10,350,000 Mixmax Consortium Software & Services Investment
43 $10,000,000 Badi Spark Capital Transactions Investment
44 $10,000,000 Autobooks Consortium Transactions Investment
45 $10,000,000 Subtree DDN Storage Software & Services Investment
46 $10,000,000 Harbor Consortium Transactions Investment
47 $9,500,000 FarEye Deutsche Post DHL Group Software & Services Investment
48 $8,500,000 Nyriad Consortium Software & Services Investment
49 $8,000,000 Honest Buildings Consortium Software & Services Investment
50 $8,000,000 8th Wall Consortium Software & Services Investment
51 $7,500,000 Smart Sparrow ACT Software & Services Investment
52 $6,830,000 Rupeek Accel, Sequoia Transactions Investment
53 $6,600,000 Niche Allen & Company, Grit Capital Partners Media Investment
54 $6,134,950 Storetail Ventech, ISAI Marketing Investment
55 $5,900,000 ActivePipe NAB Ventures Marketing Investment
56 $5,200,000 Jandi Consortium Software & Services Investment
57 $5,200,000 Infocyte Consortium Software & Services Investment
58 $5,000,000 Beautiful.AI First Round Capital, Shasta Ventures Software & Services Investment
59 $5,000,000 Triller Carnegie Technologies Software & Services Investment
60 $5,000,000 Joveo Nexus Venture Partners Software & Services Investment
61 $5,000,000 Car Next Door Consortium Transactions Investment
62 $4,500,000 Aperio Consortium Software & Services Investment
63 $4,300,000 Pratilipi Consortium Software & Services Investment
64 $4,087,182 France Hostels Bpifrance, Extendam Transactions Investment
65 $4,000,000 Nazara Tech Turtle Entertainment Games Investment
66 $3,700,000 IntuiLab IRDI SORIDEC Gestion, M Capital Partners Software & Services Investment
67 $3,680,970 Siren Atlantic Bridge University Fund Software & Services Investment
68 $3,500,000 Trunomi Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
69 $3,500,000 DFLabs Evolution Equity Partners Software & Services Investment
70 $3,500,000 Etobee Undisclosed Ecommerce Investment
71 $3,500,000 SAM Blumberg Capital Software & Services Investment
72 $3,400,000 GoFetch Technologies Undisclosed Transactions Investment
73 $3,096,350 Team Vitality Consortium Games Investment
74 $2,962,560 Fidesmo H&M Mobile & Apps Investment
75 $2,820,697 We Got POP Consortium Transactions Investment
76 $2,722,434 Penta Inception Venture Capital Transactions Investment
77 $2,500,000 Zebra Fuel Consortium Ecommerce Investment
78 $2,474,940 Contentbird Consortium Marketing Investment
79 $2,452,780 Cashforce Volta Ventures, Michel Akkermans Software & Services Investment
80 $2,337,000 Aviom India Housing Finance Insitor Impact Asia Fund Transactions Investment
81 $2,250,000 CultureIQ Consortium Software & Services Investment
82 $2,200,000 Slab Consortium Software & Services Investment
83 $2,135,542 FinAi National Centre for Research and Development in Poland Transactions Investment
84 $2,000,000 WeTravel Consortium Transactions Investment
85 $2,000,000 Loris.ai Consortium Software & Services Investment
86 $2,000,000 CollegeDekho Man Capital, Girnar Software Transactions Investment
87 $2,000,000 American Robotics Brain Robotics Capital Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
88 $2,000,000 Placio Prestellar Ventures Transactions Investment
89 $1,962,224 Blok Lifeline Ventures, Bonnier Transactions Investment
90 $1,838,685 Studeal Consortium Software & Services Investment
91 $1,744,638 Spirable Consortium Software & Services Investment
92 $1,733,956 Hxperience Axeleo Capital Software & Services Investment
93 $1,512,077 PayVida Solutions Victory Square Transactions Investment
94 $1,500,000 Bolstra Consortium Software & Services Investment
95 $1,400,000 Backpacker Panda 37.37 North Capital Transactions Investment
96 $1,400,000 Ginco Global Brain Transactions Investment
97 $1,300,000 GoodSeeker Michael Ortner Software & Services Investment
98 $1,200,000 Sky.Garden Consortium Transactions Investment
99 $1,200,000 ClearBrain Consortium Marketing Investment
100 $1,000,000 ProcessOut Consortium Transactions Investment
101 $1,000,000 BurnAlong Consortium Transactions Investment
102 $1,000,000 Employee Wow Sean Tomlinson Software & Services Investment
103 $1,000,000 HeyHolidays Hampton Capital Transactions Investment
104 $864,000 Shotang Unitus Impact Livelihoods Fund, Exfinity Partners Transactions Investment
105 $825,000 Nooklyn Patoma Transactions Investment
106 $756,340 Vouch Insurance Nogle Capital Management, GREE Ventures Transactions Investment
107 $750,000 Kolase Global Basket Mulia Transactions Investment
108 $742,482 Mr. Noow Consortium Software & Services Investment
109 $631,800 Ownersroom Undisclosed Transactions Investment
110 $600,000 Emmersion Learning Zylun Global, Access to Education Ecommerce Investment
111 $555,000 The Food Corridor Undisclosed Transactions Investment
112 $552,146 This is Not a Sushi Bar Mega Holding Ecommerce Investment
113 $500,000 Tyremarket.com Michael Welch Ecommerce Investment
114 Undisclosed Robinhood Shawn Carter Transactions Investment
115 Undisclosed Tovala Tyson Foods. Ecommerce Investment
116 Undisclosed Attivo Networks Consortium Software & Services Investment
117 Undisclosed Propstack Consortium Transactions Investment
118 Undisclosed Grain Consortium Ecommerce Investment
119 Undisclosed Finomial Silver 8 Capital Software & Services Investment
120 Undisclosed GetTransfer.com S7 Group, Castel Capital Transactions Investment
121 Undisclosed SectorQube Unicorn India Ventures Software & Services Investment
122 Undisclosed Seesaw Jeff Weiner Media Investment
123 Undisclosed Ampere The Carlyle Group Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
124 Undisclosed FairCom next47 Software & Services Investment
125 Undisclosed iComplyico Conrad Whelan Transactions Investment
126 Undisclosed Federos Evolution Capital Partners Software & Services Investment
127 Undisclosed Cycuro Innosphere Software & Services Investment
128 Undisclosed Zamroo RDS Bawa Transactions Investment
129 Undisclosed SemiSoft Discovery Nusantara Capital Games Investment
130 Undisclosed Kopernio Innovate UK Software & Services Investment
131 Undisclosed Nuonic KPMG Australia Software & Services Investment
132 Undisclosed Glever.com Innotech Capitals Marketing Investment
133 Undisclosed GenRobotic Unicorn India Ventures Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
134 Undisclosed Sfam Ardian Transactions Investment
135 Undisclosed Property Brands Insight Venture Partners Transactions Investment
136 Undisclosed Wtoip Consortium Transactions Investment
137 Undisclosed Shypple Brabant Development Cooperation Software & Services Investment
138 Undisclosed Kufangwuyou Flyfot Ventures, K2VC Transactions Investment
139 Undisclosed GEC Academy Unity Ventures, Golden Education Transactions Investment
140 Undisclosed Sphyrna Shenzhen Guozhong Venture Capital Management Co. Software & Services Investment
141 Undisclosed Townshend Group Castanea Ecommerce Investment
142 Undisclosed PMDaniu Ruzhe Venture Capital Software & Services Investment
143 Undisclosed 24SevenFinans Collector Bank Software & Services Investment
144 Undisclosed 3VR Identiv Software & Services Acquisition
145 Undisclosed Snell Advanced Media Belden/Grass Valley Media Acquisition
146 Undisclosed TransferZero BitPesa Transactions Acquisition
147 Undisclosed Cutler PR Kite Hill PR Marketing Acquisition
148 Undisclosed dinCloud Premier BPO Software & Services Acquisition
149 Undisclosed LiquidHub Capgemini Software & Services Acquisition
150 Undisclosed Vitality Ad Lab PulsePoint Marketing Acquisition
151 Undisclosed Alfresco THL Software & Services Acquisition
152 Undisclosed Droners PrecisionHawk Transactions Acquisition
153 Undisclosed Rayvr Vobling Software & Services Acquisition
154 Undisclosed Integrity Payment Systems Payroc Transactions Acquisition
155 Undisclosed ENTG EY Croatia Software & Services Acquisition
156 Undisclosed AirVid PrecisionHawk Transactions Acquisition
157 Undisclosed Flight Club GOAT Transactions Acquisition
158 Undisclosed Mettle Consulting Reputation Institute Marketing Acquisition
159 Undisclosed Carnegie Affiliates Resource1 Transactions Acquisition
160 Undisclosed Clean Markets CMC Energy Services Marketing Acquisition
161 Undisclosed Codeship CloudBees Software & Services Acquisition
162 Undisclosed Dinein Genie Transactions Acquisition
163 Undisclosed Strength in Members Concord Direct Marketing Acquisition
164 Undisclosed Shelton Trucking Service PS Logistics Transactions Acquisition
165 Undisclosed Online Tech Schurz Communications Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
166 Undisclosed Fahlgren Mortine Eastport Holdings Marketing Acquisition
167 Undisclosed Welcome Systems Valsoft Corporation Software & Services Acquisition
168 Undisclosed Solinea Unitas Global Software & Services Acquisition
169 Undisclosed Koodain Solutions Etteplan Software & Services Acquisition
170 Undisclosed Infolinks Thrive Plus Marketing Acquisition
171 Undisclosed Futurehome Get Ecommerce Acquisition
172 Undisclosed Liquid M Capital Templum Transactions Acquisition
173 Undisclosed VIPRE Security J2 Global Software & Services Acquisition
174 Undisclosed KeyLemon ams Software & Services Acquisition
175 Undisclosed VidCon Viacom Media Acquisition
176 Undisclosed STRATIM KAR Software & Services Acquisition
177 Undisclosed Monkey HOLLA Mobile & Apps Acquisition
178 Undisclosed Spatialand Walmart Software & Services Acquisition
179 Undisclosed IvyMark Houzz Software & Services Acquisition
180 Undisclosed SkOUT Secure Intelligence RSE Ventures Software & Services Acquisition
181 Undisclosed Argyle Data Mavenir Systems Software & Services Acquisition
182 Undisclosed Datos IO Rubrik Software & Services Acquisition
183 Undisclosed Media Services Group Newscycle Solutions Software & Services Acquisition
184 Undisclosed SST Software Proagrica Software & Services Acquisition
185 Undisclosed Zulama EMC School Software & Services Acquisition
186 Undisclosed MoneyPlace Liberty Financial Transactions Acquisition
187 Undisclosed West Africa Data Centers PAIX Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition

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  1. Shanda Games Receives RMB3 Billion Strategic Investment from Tencent (FinSMEs)
  2. PE-backed Telus International closes $250 mln buy of Xavient (The PE Hub Network)
  3. Proofpoint To Buy Phishing Simulation And Training Provider Wombat Security Technologies for $225M (CRN)
  4. Japan’s leading robo-advisory startup WealthNavi gets $41M in funding and loans (THE BRIDGE)
  5. Naspers and Meituan invest $100 million in Indian delivery business, Swiggy (TechCrunch)
  6. China Digest: Gay dating app Blued, new energy vehicle firm SKIO secure funding (Dealstreet Asia)
  7. Toyota invests $69M in Japanese Uber rival backed by the taxi industry (TechCrunch)
  8. Tronc starts its new digital strategy with a majority stake in product review site BestReviews (TechCrunch)
  9. Capzanine and Creadev back refurbished smartphones seller Recommerce Group (The PE Hub Network)
  10. GOAT is merging with legendary sneaker retailer Flight Club and raising $60 million (TechCrunch)
  11. Chinese smart home startup Broadlink gets $54.4mn funding from Citic, Baidu (Business Chief Asia)
  12. Fair nabs funding of around $50M, acquires rental car delivery service Skurt (TechCrunch)
  13. Icertis raises $50M, looks to become the Salesforce of contract management (GeekWire)
  14. ZipRecruiter is raising money for the first time in almost four years (Recode)
  15. Cityscoot raises $50 million for its European electric scooter service (TechCrunch)
  16. Escher Agrees To GBP35.3 Million Buyout By Hanover Active Equity Fund (Morningstar)
  17. Highfive raises $32M Series C for its video conferencing platform (TechCrunch)
  18. ACV Auctions Raises $31M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Ohpen Raises 25M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. COINSQUARE ANNOUNCES $30 MILLION IN FUNDING, NEW EXECUTIVE HIRES (Betakit)
  21. Zignal Labs Raises $30M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  22. Wikipedia wannabe Everipedia raises $30M to fund blockchain move (siliconAngle)
  23. CurveGlobal secures £20 million from shareholding banks (Finextra)
  24. Uno Home Loans raises $25 million from Westpac and launches search for new CEO (Startup Daily)
  25. Comfort acquires UK transport operator for $24.6m (The Straits Times)
  26. Crypto Exchange Coinsquare Secures $30 Million in New Funding (Coindesk)
  27. Sapiens buys US co Adaptik for $22m (Globes)
  28. Marketing Evolution Announces $20.6 Million in Series B Funding (Businesswire)
  29. Quizlet raises $20 million for virtual flash cards (TechCrunch)
  30. China Digest: Farasis Energy raises $790m, Codoon secures $20m (Dealstreet Asia)
  31. Grow.com Raises $16 Million Series B to Help SMBs Win with Data (PR Newswire)
  32. Reonomy Raises $16M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  33. GM and ExxonMobil lead $13.7 million investment in on-demand car care startup Yoshi (VentureBeat)
  34. Attentive Raises $13M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  35. Mirror raises $13 million for virtual fitness classes (TechCrunch)
  36. French AI startup Another Brain raises €10 million in new funding round (Tech.eu)
  37. Virtual reality live-streaming startup Vreal raises $11.7M (TechCrunch)
  38. Taiwanese startup Gogolook, owner of caller ID app Whoscall, raises $11.7m in funding (Dealstreet Asia)
  39. Human Interest Raises $11M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  40. Lightmatter aims to reinvent AI-specific chips with photonic computing and $11M in funding (TechCrunch)
  41. Leading Caregiver Marketplace HomeCare.com Raises $11M to Accelerate Growth (PR Web)
  42. Captain401, now Human Interest, raises $11M to build a 401(k) for small businesses (TechCrunch)
  43. Mixmax raises $10.35M to improve email (TechCrunch)
  44. Badi bags $10M to build out its room rentals platform in Europe (TechCrunch)
  45. Autobooks Raises $10M in Series A1 Funding Round (FinSMEs)
  46. Subtree Raises $10M in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  47. Harbor Raises $10M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  48. India: SAIF-backed logistics management firm FarEye raises $9.5m from DHL (Dealstreet Asia)
  49. Nyriad raises $8.5 million for GPU-based resilient storage arrays (VentureBeat)
  50. Honest Buildings Expands Series B Round to $21M with Additional Real Estate-Owner Investments (PR Newswire)
  51. Augmented reality developer tools startup 8th Wall raises $8 million (TechCrunch)
  52. ACT Bets Big on Analytics, Adaptive Learning With $7.5M Investment in Smart Sparrow (EdSurge)
  53. Online gold loan platform Rupeek gets $6.8 mn from Accel, Sequoia (VCCiRCLE)
  54. Niche Raises $6.6M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  55. Storetail Closes €5m in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  56. NAB Ventures invests in PropTech startup (Finextra)
  57. Toss Lab’s group-oriented messaging platform JANDI raises USD 5.2M to improve software (AllTech Asia)
  58. San Antonio’s Infocyte closes $5.2 million funding round (San Antonio Express News)
  59. Beautiful.AI Raises $5M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  60. Triller Raises $5M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  61. Joveo Raises $5m in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  62. Australian car sharing platform Car Next Door just raised $5 million (Business Insider)
  63. Aperio raises a $4.5M seed round to protect power plants from hackers (TechCrunch)
  64. Pratilipi raises $4.3mn in Series A funding (Nexus)
  65. France Hostels Raises €3.3M in Second Funding Round (FinSMEs)
  66. India: Germany’s Turtle Entertainment invests $4m in Nazara Tech for 1.75% stake (Dealstreet Asia)
  67. IntuiLab Raises $3.7 Million (Newscenter.io)
  68. Siren Closes €3M Funding Round (FinSMEs)
  69. CloudScale Capital Partners Completes Investment in Bermuda and London-Based Trunomi (4-traders)
  70. DFLabs Raises Approx. $3.5M Additional Financing (FinSMEs)
  71. Exclusive: Indonesia’s logistics startup Etobee raises $3.5m bridge funding (Dealstreet Asia)
  72. Israeli cybersecurity co SAM raises $3.5m (Globes)
  73. GoFetch Retrieves a $3.4 Million Funding Round (Techvibes)
  74. French esports organisation Team Vitality raise €2.5million investment (Mail Online)
  75. The H & M chief pays more million into Fidesmo (DiGITAL )
  76. Female-led UK FilmTech startup We Got POP raises €2.3 million and hires industry gravitas (EU Startups)
  77. Penta, the German digital-only bank account for startups and SMEs, raises €2.2M seed (TechCrunch)
  78. Zebra Fuel raises $2.5M to deliver fuel direct to your vehicle (TechCrunch)
  79. Contentbird Completes Financing Round (FinSMEs)
  80. Cashforce seals EUR2 million Series A funding for international roll out (Finextra)
  81. Aviom India Housing Finance secures Rs 15 Cr in Series A funding (Economic Times)
  82. CultureIQ Closes $2.25M Equity Funding Round (FinSMEs)
  83. Slab raises $2.2M to build tools for an internal employee information nexus (TechCrunch)
  84. Poland’s FinAi receives PLN 7.3 million in funding to build a new credit risk model (Finextra)
  85. WeTravel builds a payment platform for small travel businesses (TechCrunch)
  86. Loris.ai, a Crisis Text Line spin-out, raises $2 million to help companies have hard conversations (TechCrunch)
  87. Ed-tech startup CollegeDekho raises $2 mn from existing investors (VCCiRCLE)
  88. American Robotics Raises $2m to Bring Fully Autonomous Drones to Market (AgFund News)
  89. Student housing startup Placio raises pre-Series A round from Prestellar Ventures (VCCiRCLE)
  90. 5 times cheaper than real estate brokers – Finland is loving this startup’s clever way to sell apartments (Business Insider NORDIC)
  91. Studeal Raises € 1.5M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  92. Spirable Raises £1.25m in Funding (FinSMEs)
  93. Paris-based Hxperience raises €1.4 million to make buildings smarter (EU Startups)
  94. Victory Square Enters Definitive Agreement to Acquire 31.35% of PayVida Solutions Inc. (Globe Newswire)
  95. Bolstra Secures $1.5M in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  96. Backpacker Panda Raises $1.4M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  97. Japan’s Ginco raises $1.4M seed round from Global Brain, developing cypto wallet app (THE BRIDGE)
  98. GoodSeeker Secures Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  99. Kenya’s eCommerce Firm Sky.Garden raises $1.2 million to launch its next generation merchant platform (TechMoran)
  100. ClearBrain uses AI to help advertisers target the right users (TechCrunch)
  101. ProcessOut chooses the best online payment service for each transaction (TechCrunch)
  102. BurnAlong raises $1M to let more people work out online with familiar faces (Technical.ly)
  103. Employee Wow Raises $1M in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  104. HeyHolidays Raises $1M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  105. Exclusive: Unitus leads funding round in B2B e-commerce platform Shotang (VCCiRCLE)
  106. NOOKLYN RAISES $825K SEED FUNDING (NOOKLYN)
  107. Singapore: GREE Ventures backs $759k seed round of Vouch Insurtech (Dealstreet Asia)
  108. Indonesia Dealbook: Music platform Kolase raises $750k; Govt woos Australian investors (Dealstreet Asia)
  109. Abac leads funding round for Spanish startup Mr Noow (Unquote)
  110. OwnersRoom lower relationship tool to link startups to investors. Picked up 5 million kroner. (Shifter)
  111. Emmersion Learning Raises $600K in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  112. The Food Corridor Raises $555k to Bring Sharing Economy to Commercial Kitchens (The Spoon)
  113. This is Not a Sushi Bar Raises €450k in Funding (FinSMEs)
  114. British retail entrepreneur backs Bangalore startup Tyremarket.com (VCCiRCLE)
  115. Backing Robinhood, JAY-Z’s Roc Nation invests in would-be Rockefellers (TechCrunch)
  116. Tyson Foods invests in Tovala’s new oven and meal kit business (TechCrunch)
  117. Attivo Networks Receives Strategic Investment from Singtel Innov8 (FinSMEs)
  118. Real estate data analytics platform Propstack secures fresh funding (Entrackr)
  119. Singapore’s foodtech startup Grain raises pre-Series B funding from Majuven, others after clocking 330 per cent growth (e27)
  120. Finomial Receives Strategic Equity Investment from Silver 8 Capital (FinSMEs)
  121. GetTransfer.com Raises Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  122. Unicorn India Ventures backs three Kerala-based startups (VCCiRCLE)
  123. ‘Instagram for classwork’ Seesaw in 1/2 of US schools (TechCrunch)
  124. Former Intel president launches new chip company with backing from Carlyle Group (TechCrunch)
  125. Fair nabs funding of around $50M, acquires rental car delivery service Skurt (TechCrunch)
  126. ICOMPLYICO RAISES ANGEL INVESTMENT FROM UBER FOUNDING TEAM MEMBER (Betakit)
  127. Federos Secures Second Round of Funding (FinSMEs)
  128. Cycuro Closes Seed Funding Round (FinSMEs)
  129. Zamroo – Used goods marketplace raises Seed funding (Press Release Jet)
  130. Indonesian game studio SEMISOFT gets seed funding from Discovery Nusantara Capital (e27)
  131. Kopernio Receives Funding from Innovate UK (FinSMEs)
  132. Data and analytics startup Nuonic raises strategic funding from KPMG Australia (Startup Daily)
  133. AI-assisted business writing company Glever.com pulls in seed funding (The PE Hub Network)
  134. Unicorn India Ventures backs three Kerala-based startups (VCCiRCLE)
  135. ARDIAN ACQUIRES A MINORITY STAKE IN SFAM (Ardian)
  136. Property Brands Receives Investment from Insight Venture Partners (FinSMEs)
  137. China Digest: IDG backs WTOIP, Tencent invests in Camelia (Dealstreet Asia)
  138. Shypple raises funding form BOM (Startup Juncture)
  139. Kufangwuyou’s Series A Round (CB Insights)
  140. GEC Academy Nets Tens of Millions in Pre-Series-A (YiCai Global)
  141. DealShot: China’s National SMEs Fund Leads Series A Round In Intelligent Driving System Developer Sphyrna (China Money Network)
  142. Castanea takes minority stake in The Townshend Group (The PE Hub Network)
  143. Ruzhe Venture Capital (CB Insights)
  144. 24SevenFinans gets Swedish Collector Bank as a customer and investor in the company. (Nordic9)
  145. Identiv to Acquire Video Technology and Data Analytics Company 3VR, Strengthening Position in Premises Security (Globe Newswire)
  146. Belden/Grass Valley Acquires Snell Advanced Media (TVTechnology)
  147. Blockchain payments company BitPesa makes its first acquisition (Yahoo Finance)
  148. Kite Hill PR Acquires Leading Tech-Focused Communications Firm Cutler PR (Daily Telescope)
  149. Premier BPO Acquires dinCloud (The Channel Happy Hour)
  150. Capgemini to acquire ChrysCapital-backed LiquidHub (VCCiRCLE)
  151. PulsePoint™ Acquires Vitality Ad Lab to Expand Programmatic Health Advertising Footprint in Europe (Businesswire)
  152. THL to acquire Alfresco Software (The PE Hub Network)
  153. PrecisionHawk acquires Droners and AirVid to create a massive network of licensed drone pilots (VentureBeat)
  154. Vobling acquires its competitor, RayVR, strengthens its AR and VR capabilities. (Nordic9)
  155. Payroc buys Integrity Payment Systems (Finextra)
  156. EY Croatia acquires the tech company ENTG (ctrlshirt.co)
  157. PrecisionHawk acquires Droners and AirVid to create a massive network of licensed drone pilots (VentureBeat)
  158. GOAT is merging with legendary sneaker retailer Flight Club and raising $60 million (TechCrunch)
  159. Reputation Institute Acquires Mettle Consulting Ltd. to Launch Real-Time Reputation Tracking (Globe Newswire)
  160. Resource1 Acquires Carnegie Affiliates (PR Newswire)
  161. CMC Energy Services Acquires Clean Markets (PR Newswire)
  162. CloudBees acquires Codeship as devops consolidates (TechCrunch)
  163. Logistics startup Genie acquires food delivery platform Dinein (VCCiRCLE)
  164. Concord Direct Acquires Boulder-Based Digital Agency Strength in Members (Strength in Members)
  165. Birmingham trucking company acquires Florida company (PS Trans)
  166. Schurz Communications Inc. Acquires Leading Hybrid Cloud Provider Online Tech (Businesswire)
  167. Fahlgren Mortine acquired by Eastport Holdings (PR Week)
  168. Valsoft Continues Hospitality Expansion With Acquisition of Welcome Systems (GLOBE Newswire)
  169. UnitasGlobal acquires Solinea (Twit Longer)
  170. Etteplan reinforces its Android expertise – buys Koodain Solutions (Etteplan)
  171. Digital Advertising Startup Infolinks Acquired for Less than Equity Raised (CTech)
  172. Get acquires the smart home company Futurehome (Shifter)
  173. Templum to Acquire Broker-Dealer and ATS Operator Liquid M Capital (Businesswire)
  174. J2 Global Acquires Vipre In Bid To Advance Security In The Cloud (CRN)
  175. AMS about to acquire KeyLemon (startupticker.ch)
  176. Viacom acquires VidCon, a gathering of YouTube stars and fans (TechCrunch)
  177. Mobility services platform Stratim, formerly known as Zirx, sells to KAR (TechCrunch)
  178. Holla acquires Monkey to expand video chat for dating and friend discovery (VentureBeat)
  179. Walmart has acquired a virtual reality startup as part of its tech makeover (Recode)
  180. Houzz acquires IvyMark to expand into services for designers (TechCrunch)
  181. Stephen M. Ross’ RSE Ventures Acquires Oxford Solutions, Renamed Skout Secure Intelligence, Establishing Cyber Security Footprint (Businesswire)
  182. Mavenir Acquires Argyle Data to Boost Its Machine Learning Security Suite (Businesswire)
  183. Rubrik acquires Datos IO to expand into NoSQL database management support (TechCrunch)
  184. NEWSCYCLE Solutions expands global media presence with Media Services Group acquisition (Newscycle Solutions)
  185. Proagrica to Acquire SST Software (Farms.com)
  186. Language Learning Solutions Provider EMC School Expands Computer Literacy Offerings With Acquisition of Zulama (EconoTimes)
  187. Liberty acquires marketplace lender MoneyPlace (Liberty)
  188. PAIX completes West Afican Data Centres investment (IT News Africa)