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Top 20 Investment Deals for October 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $22,000,000,000 Tsinghua Unigroup China Development Bank Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
2 $5,500,000,000 Didi Chuxing Consortium Transactions Investment
3 $2,500,000,000 Grab Didi Chuxing, SoftBank Transactions Investment
4 $2,180,000,000 LeEco Sunac China Holdings Media Investment
5 $2,000,000,000 Ola Consortium Transactions Investment
6 $1,530,000,000 iQiyi Consortium Media Investment
7 $1,500,000,000 Flipkart SoftBank Ecommerce Investment
8 $1,400,000,000 Paytm SoftBank Transactions Investment
9 $1,400,000,000 Flipkart Tencent Holdings, eBay, Microsoft Ecommerce Investment
10 $1,200,000,000 Go-Jek Tencent Holdings Transactions Investment
11 $1,100,000,000 Koubei.com Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
12 $1,000,000,000 Fanatics SoftBank Transactions Investment
13 $1,000,000,000 Flipkart SoftBank Ecommerce Investment
14 $1,000,000,000 Ele.me Consortium Transactions Investment
15 $1,000,000,000 Toutiao CCB International, Sequoia Capital Media Investment
16 $800,000,000 Verily Temasek Holdings Software & Services Investment
17 $700,000,000 Ofo Consortium Transactions Investment
18 $600,000,000 Mobike Consortium Transactions Investment
19 $600,000,000 Lyft Undisclosed Transactions Investment
20 $600,000,000 NIO Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure 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. Uber Rival Grab Raises $2.5 Billion From SoftBank Group and Didi Chuxing (Inc)
  4. China’s LeEco Raises $2.18 Billion From Property Investor (Variety)
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  6. Baidu’s iQiyi video service raises $1.53 billion (TechCrunch)
  7. SoftBank’s Vision Fund backs Flipkart in record India tech investment (TechCrunch)
  8. Paytm raises $1.4 billion from Softbank, valuation jumps to over $8 billion (The Economic Times)
  9. Flipkart lands $1.4B from Microsoft, eBay, Tencent as India online retail battle with Amazon continues (Geekwire)
  10. Indonesia’s Uber rival Go-Jek raises $1.2 billion led by Tencent at a $3 billion valuation (TechCrunch)
  11. Alibaba’s local commerce platform, Koubei, raises $1.1 billion (TechCrunch)
  12. Given an assist, sports e-commerce giant Fanatics closes that $1 billion round led by SoftBank (TechCrunch)
  13. SoftBank Fund Is Said to Invest $2.5 Billion in Flipkart (Bloomberg)
  14. Ele.me Secures over $1 Billion in Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. China: News app Toutiao nabs $1b from Sequoia, CCB International at $11b valuation (Deal Street Asia)
  16. Alphabet’s health-tech company Verily gets $800 million from Singapore investment firm Temasek (VentureBeat)
  17. Chinese bike-sharing startup Ofo raises $700M led by Alibaba (TechCrunch)
  18. China’s Mobike raises $600M to expand its bikes on-demand service worldwide (TechCrunch)
  19. Lyft raises $600 million (CNBC)
  20. Tencent, Baidu Lead $600M Round In Chinese Electric Vehicle Maker NIO (China Money Network)

Top 20 Investments for September 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,000,000 Stockpile Consortium Software & Services Investment
2 $1,000,000 KolayIK Monkfish Equity Software & Services Investment
3 Undisclosed hedgehog lab Maven Capital Partners Mobile & Apps Investment
4 $29,421,250 Glovo App Rakuten, La Maison Compagnie d’Investissement Transactions Investment
5 Undisclosed Fashalot Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
6 $2,500,000 AdAsia Holdings Hisanori Watanabe, Gunosy Marketing Investment
7 $1,600,000 Transerve Technologies Omidyar Network, IL&FS Investment Managers Software & Services Investment
8 $3,314,312 Tootle Hambro Perks Ltd. Transactions Investment
9 $1,600,000 Teatime Games Consortium Games Investment
10 $1,176,850 TankYou Grégoire Lassale, David Amsellem Transactions Investment
11 $6,750,000 SpotRight Undisclosed Marketing Investment
12 $1,500,000 Siyavula Education Google.org Transactions Investment
13 $588,425 ScanMovers Undisclosed Transactions Investment
14 $240,000,000 Royole Corporation Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
15 $764,952 Roomonitor Pere Mayol, Banc Sabadell and the Institut Català de Finances (ICF) Software & Services Investment
16 $11,200,000 Reno Sub Systems Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
17 $35,000,000 Playbuzz Consortium Marketing Investment
18 $3,000,000 Passage AI Consortium Software & Services Investment
19 $3,800,000 otelz.com Consortium Transactions Investment
20 $30,000,000 Onfido Consortium Software & Services Investment

More information

  1. Stockpile raises $30 million to popularize fractional share investing (TechCrunch)
  2. Kolay İK, 1 milyon dolar yatırım aldı (Webrazzi)
  3. Maven Capital invests in hedgehog lab (Angel News)
  4. Barcelona’s Glovo scores €25 million from Rakuten and others to boost its on-demand local delivery services (Tech.eu)
  5. Fashalot raises undisclosed amount from Capillary Technologies, others (MoneyControl)
  6. AdAsia Holdings raises additional US$2.5mil (Digital News Asia)
  7. Civic Tech Company Transerve Technologies Raises $1.6M from IL&FS Investment Managers and Omidyar Network (Indian Web 2 )
  8. An online car selling startup receives Series A £2.5m funding from Hambro Perks (Bdaily)
  9. QuizUp founders’ new company Teatime raises $1.6m seed led by Index Ventures (Northstack)
  10. TankYou raises €1 million for its online car fuel sales service (Tank you)
  11. SpotRight Closes $6.75 Million in Funding to Expand People-Based Marketing Capabilities (Business Wire)
  12. Google gives $1.5m grant to Siyavula Education (IT News Africa)
  13. Comparison startup ScanMovers raises €500K angel money (Startup Juncture Denmark)
  14. Royole Corporation Raises $800M USD in Series D Funding (PR Newswire)
  15. Roomonitor capta 650.000 euros para digitalizar pisos turísticos (Lavanguardia)
  16. Electronics Startup Reno Sub-Systems Secures $11.2 Million (NewsCenter.io)
  17. Disney Invests More in Interactive-Content Startup Playbuzz as Part of $35 Million Round (Variety)
  18. Passage.AI attracts $3 mln (PE Hub)
  19. Otelz positions itself for global growth after $3.8 million in funding (tnooz)
  20. Onfido raises $30M more for its AI-based identity verification technology (Techcrunch)

Top 20 Investment Deals for August 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $22,000,000,000 Tsinghua Unigroup 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 $1,500,000,000 Flipkart SoftBank Ecommerce Investment
7 $1,500,000,000 Green Bits Undisclosed Transactions Investment
8 $1,400,000,000 Paytm SoftBank Transactions Investment
9 $1,400,000,000 Flipkart Tencent Holdings, eBay, Microsoft Ecommerce Investment
10 $1,200,000,000 Go-Jek Tencent Holdings Transactions Investment
11 $1,100,000,000 Koubei.com Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
12 $1,000,000,000 Flipkart SoftBank Ecommerce Investment
13 $1,000,000,000 Ele.me Consortium Transactions Investment
14 $1,000,000,000 Toutiao CCB International, Sequoia Capital Media Investment
15 $800,000,000 Verily Temasek Holdings Software & Services Investment
16 $700,000,000 Ofo Consortium Transactions Investment
17 $600,000,000 Mobike Consortium Transactions Investment
18 $600,000,000 Lyft Undisclosed Transactions Investment
19 $600,000,000 NIO Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
20 $579,400,000 Yixin Capital 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. 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. SoftBank’s Vision Fund backs Flipkart in record India tech investment (TechCrunch)
  7. Green Bits Passes $1.5 Billion in Annual Cannabis Sales; Raises Capital to Support Geographic Expansion (PRWeb Sitemap)
  8. Paytm raises $1.4 billion from Softbank, valuation jumps to over $8 billion (The Economic Times)
  9. Flipkart lands $1.4B from Microsoft, eBay, Tencent as India online retail battle with Amazon continues (Geekwire)
  10. Indonesia’s Uber rival Go-Jek raises $1.2 billion led by Tencent at a $3 billion valuation (TechCrunch)
  11. Alibaba’s local commerce platform, Koubei, raises $1.1 billion (TechCrunch)
  12. SoftBank Fund Is Said to Invest $2.5 Billion in Flipkart (Bloomberg)
  13. Ele.me Secures over $1 Billion in Funding (FinSMEs)
  14. China: News app Toutiao nabs $1b from Sequoia, CCB International at $11b valuation (Deal Street Asia)
  15. Alphabet’s health-tech company Verily gets $800 million from Singapore investment firm Temasek (VentureBeat)
  16. Chinese bike-sharing startup Ofo raises $700M led by Alibaba (TechCrunch)
  17. China’s Mobike raises $600M to expand its bikes on-demand service worldwide (TechCrunch)
  18. Lyft raises $600 million (CNBC)
  19. Tencent, Baidu Lead $600M Round In Chinese Electric Vehicle Maker NIO (China Money Network)
  20. Yixin Capital raises $579.4m from Tencent, others (Deal Street Asia)

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)