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Top 20 Investments for July 2017

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Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $22,000,000,000 Tsinghua Unigroup Ltd. China Development Bank Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
2 $5,500,000,000 Didi Chuxing Consortium Transactions Investment
3 $2,180,000,000 LeEco Sunac China Holdings Media Investment
4 $2,000,000,000 Grab Didi Chuxing, SoftBank Transactions Investment
5 $1,530,000,000 iQiyi Consortium Media Investment
6 $1,400,000,000 Paytm SoftBank Transactions Investment
7 $1,400,000,000 Flipkart Tencent Holdings, eBay, Microsoft Ecommerce Investment
8 $1,200,000,000 Go-Jek Tencent Holdings Transactions Investment
9 $1,100,000,000 Koubei.com Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
10 $1,000,000,000 Ele.me Consortium Transactions Investment
11 $1,000,000,000 Toutiao CCB International, Sequoia Capital Mobile & Apps Investment
12 $800,000,000 Verily Temasek Holdings Software & Services Investment
13 $700,000,000 Ofo Alibaba Transactions Investment
14 $700,000,000 ofo Consortium Transactions Investment
15 $600,000,000 Mobike Consortium Transactions Investment
16 $600,000,000 Lyft Undisclosed Transactions Investment
17 $600,000,000 NIO Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
18 $579,400,000 Yixin Capital Consortium Transactions Investment
19 $550,000,000 Sea Limited Consortium Games Investment
20 $502,000,000 Improbable Consortium Software & Services Investment

More information

  1. China’s Largest Chipmaker Secures $22 Billion to Expand Globally (Bloomberg)
  2. China’s ride-hailing giant Didi raises $5.5 billion, valuing it at $50 billion (CNBC)
  3. China’s LeEco Raises $2.18 Billion From Property Investor (Variety)
  4. Didi and SoftBank are investing $2 billion in ride-hail company Grab (Recode)
  5. Baidu’s iQiyi video service raises $1.53 billion (TechCrunch)
  6. Paytm raises $1.4 billion from Softbank, valuation jumps to over $8 billion (The Economic Times)
  7. Flipkart lands $1.4B from Microsoft, eBay, Tencent as India online retail battle with Amazon continues (Geekwire)
  8. Indonesia’s Uber rival Go-Jek raises $1.2 billion led by Tencent at a $3 billion valuation (TechCrunch)
  9. Alibaba’s local commerce platform, Koubei, raises $1.1 billion (TechCrunch)
  10. Ele.me Secures over $1 Billion in Funding (FinSMEs)
  11. China: News app Toutiao nabs $1b from Sequoia, CCB International at $11b valuation (Deal Street Asia)
  12. Alphabet’s health-tech company Verily gets $800 million from Singapore investment firm Temasek (VentureBeat)
  13. Chinese bike-sharing startup Ofo raises $700M led by Alibaba (TechCrunch)
  14. Bike rental startup ofo announces $700 m series E funding led by Alibaba (Technode (China))
  15. China’s Mobike raises $600M to expand its bikes on-demand service worldwide (TechCrunch)
  16. Lyft raises $600 million (CNBC)
  17. Tencent, Baidu Lead $600M Round In Chinese Electric Vehicle Maker NIO (China Money Network)
  18. Yixin Capital raises $579.4m from Tencent, others (Deal Street Asia)
  19. Garena Rebrands as Sea After Raising $550 Million in New Funding (Bloomberg)
  20. London-based AI and simulation start-up Improbable bags $502m in funding from SoftBank (Computing UK)

Top 20 Investment Deals for June 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $22,000,000,000 Tsinghua Unigroup Ltd. China Development Bank Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
2 $5,500,000,000 Didi Chuxing Consortium Transactions Investment
3 $2,180,000,000 LeEco Sunac China Holdings Media Investment
4 $1,530,000,000 iQiyi Consortium Media Investment
5 $1,400,000,000 Paytm SoftBank Transactions Investment
6 $1,400,000,000 Flipkart Tencent Holdings, eBay, Microsoft Ecommerce Investment
7 $1,200,000,000 Go-Jek Tencent Holdings Transactions Investment
8 $1,100,000,000 Koubei.com Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
9 $1,000,000,000 Ele.me Consortium Transactions Investment
10 $1,000,000,000 Toutiao CCB International, Sequoia Capital Mobile & Apps Investment
11 $800,000,000 Verily Temasek Holdings Software & Services Investment
12 $600,000,000 Mobike Consortium Transactions Investment
13 $600,000,000 Lyft Undisclosed Transactions Investment
14 $600,000,000 NIO Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
15 $579,400,000 Yixin Capital Consortium Transactions Investment
16 $550,000,000 Sea Limited Consortium Games Investment
17 $502,000,000 Improbable Consortium Software & Services Investment
18 $500,000,000 Outcome Health Consortium Software & Services Investment
19 $500,000,000 Kabbage Undisclosed Transactions Investment
20 $500,000,000 SoFi Consortium Transactions Investment

More information

  1. China’s Largest Chipmaker Secures $22 Billion to Expand Globally (Bloomberg)
  2. China’s ride-hailing giant Didi raises $5.5 billion, valuing it at $50 billion (CNBC)
  3. China’s LeEco Raises $2.18 Billion From Property Investor (Variety)
  4. Baidu’s iQiyi video service raises $1.53 billion (TechCrunch)
  5. Paytm raises $1.4 billion from Softbank, valuation jumps to over $8 billion (The Economic Times)
  6. Flipkart lands $1.4B from Microsoft, eBay, Tencent as India online retail battle with Amazon continues (Geekwire)
  7. Indonesia’s Uber rival Go-Jek raises $1.2 billion led by Tencent at a $3 billion valuation (TechCrunch)
  8. Alibaba’s local commerce platform, Koubei, raises $1.1 billion (TechCrunch)
  9. Ele.me Secures over $1 Billion in Funding (FinSMEs)
  10. China: News app Toutiao nabs $1b from Sequoia, CCB International at $11b valuation (Deal Street Asia)
  11. Alphabet’s health-tech company Verily gets $800 million from Singapore investment firm Temasek (VentureBeat)
  12. China’s Mobike raises $600M to expand its bikes on-demand service worldwide (TechCrunch)
  13. Lyft raises $600 million (CNBC)
  14. Tencent, Baidu Lead $600M Round In Chinese Electric Vehicle Maker NIO (China Money Network)
  15. Yixin Capital raises $579.4m from Tencent, others (Deal Street Asia)
  16. Garena Rebrands as Sea After Raising $550 Million in New Funding (Bloomberg)
  17. London-based AI and simulation start-up Improbable bags $502m in funding from SoftBank (Computing UK)
  18. A healthcare firm that wants to create ‘an exam room that knows you’ just landed a $5.5 billion valuation (Business Insider Australia)
  19. Kabbage nabs $500M for small business loans (TechCrunch)
  20. SoFi closes in on $500m funding round – Bloomberg (Finextra)

Top 20 Investments for May 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $22,000,000,000 Tsinghua Unigroup Ltd. China Development Bank Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
2 $5,500,000,000 Didi Chuxing Consortium Transactions Investment
3 $2,180,000,000 LeEco Sunac China Holdings Media Investment
4 $1,530,000,000 iQiyi Consortium Media Investment
5 $1,400,000,000 Flipkart Tencent Holdings, eBay, Microsoft Ecommerce Investment
6 $1,400,000,000 Paytm SoftBank Transactions Investment
7 $1,200,000,000 Go-Jek Tencent Holdings Transactions Investment
8 $1,100,000,000 Koubei.com Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
9 $1,000,000,000 Toutiao CCB International, Sequoia Capital Mobile & Apps Investment
10 $800,000,000 Verily Temasek Holdings Software & Services Investment
11 $600,000,000 NIO Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
12 $579,400,000 Yixin Capital Consortium Transactions Investment
13 $550,000,000 Sea Limited Consortium Software & Services Investment
14 $502,000,000 Improbable Consortium Software & Services Investment
15 $500,000,000 Uxin Consortium Transactions Investment
16 $500,000,000 SoFi Consortium Transactions Investment
17 $500,000,000 Kabbage Undisclosed Transactions Investment
18 $500,000,000 Lyft Undisclosed Transactions Investment
19 $447,800,000 Airbnb Consortium Transactions Investment
20 $425,100,150 Delivery Hero Naspers Transactions Investment

More information

  1. China’s Largest Chipmaker Secures $22 Billion to Expand Globally (Bloomberg)
  2. China’s ride-hailing giant Didi raises $5.5 billion, valuing it at $50 billion (CNBC)
  3. China’s LeEco Raises $2.18 Billion From Property Investor (Variety)
  4. Baidu’s iQiyi video service raises $1.53 billion (TechCrunch)
  5. Flipkart lands $1.4B from Microsoft, eBay, Tencent as India online retail battle with Amazon continues (Geekwire)
  6. Paytm raises $1.4 billion from Softbank, valuation jumps to over $8 billion (The Economic Times)
  7. Indonesia’s Uber rival Go-Jek raises $1.2 billion led by Tencent at a $3 billion valuation (TechCrunch)
  8. Alibaba’s local commerce platform, Koubei, raises $1.1 billion (TechCrunch)
  9. China: News app Toutiao nabs $1b from Sequoia, CCB International at $11b valuation (Deal Street Asia)
  10. Alphabet’s health-tech company Verily gets $800 million from Singapore investment firm Temasek (VentureBeat)
  11. Tencent, Baidu Lead $600M Round In Chinese Electric Vehicle Maker NIO (China Money Network)
  12. Yixin Capital raises $579.4m from Tencent, others (Deal Street Asia)
  13. Garena Rebrands as Sea After Raising $550 Million in New Funding (Bloomberg)
  14. London-based AI and simulation start-up Improbable bags $502m in funding from SoftBank (Computing)
  15. TPG Co-Leads $500M Funding In Online Used Car Dealership Uxin (China Money Network)
  16. SoFi closes in on $500m funding round – Bloomberg (Finextra)
  17. Kabbage nabs $500M for small business loans (TechCrunch)
  18. Lyft raises $500 million amid turmoil at Uber (CNBC)
  19. Airbnb closes $1B round at $31B valuation, profitable as of 2H 2016, no plans for IPO (TechCrunch)
  20. Naspers invests €387M in European food delivery business Delivery Hero (TechCrunch)

Top 20 Investments for April 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $22,000,000,000 Tsinghua Unigroup Ltd. China Development Bank Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
2 $5,500,000,000 Didi Chuxing Consortium Transactions Investment
3 $2,180,000,000 LeEco Sunac China Holdings Media Investment
4 $1,530,000,000 iQiyi Consortium Media Investment
5 $1,400,000,000 Flipkart Tencent Holdings, eBay, Microsoft Ecommerce Investment
6 $1,100,000,000 Koubei.com Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
7 $1,000,000,000 Toutiao CCB International, Sequoia Capital Mobile & Apps Investment
8 $800,000,000 Verily Temasek Holdings Software & Services Investment
9 $600,000,000 NIO Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
10 $500,000,000 Kabbage Undisclosed Transactions Investment
11 $500,000,000 Lyft Undisclosed Transactions Investment
12 $500,000,000 SoFi Consortium Transactions Investment
13 $500,000,000 Uxin Consortium Transactions Investment
14 $447,800,000 Airbnb Consortium Transactions Investment
15 $400,000,000 AirTrunk Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
16 $400,000,000 Bigo Technology Ping An Overseas Holdings Mobile & Apps Investment
17 $400,000,000 Instacart Consortium Transactions Investment
18 $400,000,000 Microvast Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
19 $350,000,000 Kuaishou Tencent Holdings Mobile & Apps Investment
20 $350,000,000 Ola SoftBank Transactions Investment

More information

  1. China’s Largest Chipmaker Secures $22 Billion to Expand Globally (Bloomberg)
  2. China’s ride-hailing giant Didi raises $5.5 billion, valuing it at $50 billion (CNBC)
  3. China’s LeEco Raises $2.18 Billion From Property Investor (Variety)
  4. Baidu’s iQiyi video service raises $1.53 billion (TechCrunch)
  5. Flipkart lands $1.4B from Microsoft, eBay, Tencent as India online retail battle with Amazon continues (Geekwire)
  6. Alibaba’s local commerce platform, Koubei, raises $1.1 billion (TechCrunch)
  7. China: News app Toutiao nabs $1b from Sequoia, CCB International at $11b valuation (Deal Street Asia)
  8. Alphabet’s health-tech company Verily gets $800 million from Singapore investment firm Temasek (VentureBeat)
  9. Tencent, Baidu Lead $600M Round In Chinese Electric Vehicle Maker NIO (China Money Network)
  10. Kabbage nabs $500M for small business loans (TechCrunch)
  11. Lyft raises $500 million amid turmoil at Uber (CNBC)
  12. SoFi closes in on $500m funding round – Bloomberg (Finextra)
  13. TPG Co-Leads $500M Funding In Online Used Car Dealership Uxin (China Money Network)
  14. Airbnb closes $1B round at $31B valuation, profitable as of 2H 2016, no plans for IPO (TechCrunch)
  15. APAC data centre startup raises $400m led by Goldman Sachs and TPG Capital (Data/Economy)
  16. Popular video streaming app Bigo Live now valued at $400m after series C round (Tech In Asia)
  17. Instacart raises $400 million at a $3.4 billion valuation to deliver groceries on-demand (TechCrunch)
  18. CITIC Securities Leads $400M Round In EV Battery Maker Microvast (China money network)
  19. Tencent Leads $350M Round In Video App Popular Among China’s Farmers And Migrant Workers (China Money Network)
  20. Ola raises $350 million at valuation of $3.5 billion (Moneycontrol)