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Top 20 Investments for February 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $2,180,000,000 LeEco Sunac China Holdings Media Investment
2 $1,530,000,000 iQiyi Consortium Media Investment
3 $1,100,000,000 Koubei.com Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
4 $800,000,000 Verily Temasek Holdings Software & Services Investment
5 $500,000,000 Uxin Consortium Transactions Investment
6 $500,000,000 SoFi Consortium Transactions Investment
7 $400,000,000 AirTrunk Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
8 $350,000,000 Ola SoftBank Transactions Investment
9 $250,000,000 Magento Commerce Hillhouse Capital Group Ecommerce Investment
10 $215,000,000 Mobike Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
11 $200,000,000 Kakao Pay Ant Financial Transactions Investment
12 $174,000,000 Le Young Pictures Undisclosed Media Investment
13 $165,000,000 Tricentis Insight Venture Partners Software & Services Investment
14 $156,000,000 Centerfield Media H.I.G. Growth Partners Marketing Investment
15 $140,000,000 Proterra Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
16 $109,000,000 Ring Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
17 $106,099,000 Linkem BlackRock Transactions Investment
18 $104,000,000 Fuze Consortium Software & Services Investment
19 $100,000,000 99 Didi Chuxing Transactions Investment
20 $100,000,000 PatientsLikeMe iCarbonX, Invus Transactions Investment

More information

  1. China’s LeEco Raises $2.18 Billion From Property Investor (Variety)
  2. Baidu’s iQiyi video service raises $1.53 billion (TechCrunch)
  3. Alibaba’s local commerce platform, Koubei, raises $1.1 billion (TechCrunch)
  4. Alphabet’s health-tech company Verily gets $800 million from Singapore investment firm Temasek (VentureBeat)
  5. TPG Co-Leads $500M Funding In Online Used Car Dealership Uxin (China Money Network)
  6. SoFi closes in on $500m funding round – Bloomberg (Finextra)
  7. APAC data centre startup raises $400m led by Goldman Sachs and TPG Capital (Data/Economy)
  8. Ola raises $350 million at valuation of $3.5 billion (Moneycontrol)
  9. Magento Commerce scores $250 mln from Hillhouse (PE HUB)
  10. China’s Mobike raises $215M led by Tencent for its bicycle sharing service (TechCrunch)
  11. Alibaba’s Ant Financial expands to Korea with $200M investment in Kakao Pay (TechCrunch )
  12. Le Young Pictures, a video firm established by LeEco founder’s wife raises US$174 million series A (Next Unicorn)
  13. Tricentis Raises $165M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  14. Centerfield Secures $156 Million in Financing And Acquires Performance Marketing Leader Qology Direct (Multi Channel News)
  15. This electric bus company just raised $140 million (TechCrunch)
  16. Ring raises $109M to help build safer neighbourhoods, sights still set on IPO (TechCrunch)
  17. Linkem Announces €100 Million Equity Investment to Accelerate Growth (Business Wire)
  18. Fuze raises $104 million to grow its unified communications platform for enterprises (Venture Beat)
  19. China’s Didi looks to Latin America with $100M investment in Brazil-based Uber rival 99 (TechCrunch)
  20. PatientsLikeMe secures $100M, partners with health data company iCarbonX (Mobi Health News)

Top 20 Investments for January 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $2,180,000,000 LeEco Sunac China Holdings Media Investment
2 $1,100,000,000 Koubei.com Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
3 $800,000,000 Verily Temasek Holdings Software & Services Investment
4 $500,000,000 Uxin Consortium Transactions Investment
5 $250,000,000 Magento Commerce Hillhouse Capital Group Ecommerce Investment
6 $215,000,000 Mobike Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
7 $165,000,000 Tricentis Insight Venture Partners Sofware & Services Investment
8 $156,000,000 Centerfield Media H.I.G. Growth Partners Marketing Investment
9 $140,000,000 Proterra Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
10 $109,000,000 Ring Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
11 $106,099,000 Linkem BlackRock Transactions Investment
12 $100,000,000 99 Didi Chuxing Transactions Investment
13 $100,000,000 PatientsLikeMe iCarbonX, Invus Transactions Investment
14 $100,000,000 Funding Circle Consortium Transactions Investment
15 $100,000,000 Zhihu Consortium Media Investment
16 $100,000,000 MissFresh Consortium Ecommerce Investment
17 $100,000,000 Xueba100.com Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
18 $90,000,000 Nuna Incorporated John Doerr, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Software & Services Investment
19 $75,000,000 Kaminario Consortium Software & Services Investment
20 $58,000,000 Chushou GGV Capital, Shunwei Capital Media Investment

More information

  1. China’s LeEco Raises $2.18 Billion From Property Investor (Variety)
  2. Alibaba’s local commerce platform, Koubei, raises $1.1 billion (TechCrunch)
  3. Alphabet’s health-tech company Verily gets $800 million from Singapore investment firm Temasek (VentureBeat)
  4. TPG Co-Leads $500M Funding In Online Used Car Dealership Uxin (China Money Network)
  5. Magento Commerce scores $250 mln from Hillhouse (PE HUB)
  6. China’s Mobike raises $215M led by Tencent for its bicycle sharing service (TechCrunch)
  7. Tricentis Raises $165M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  8. Centerfield Secures $156 Million in Financing And Acquires Performance Marketing Leader Qology Direct (Multi Channel News)
  9. This electric bus company just raised $140 million (TechCrunch)
  10. Ring raises $109M to help build safer neighbourhoods, sights still set on IPO (TechCrunch)
  11. Linkem Announces €100 Million Equity Investment to Accelerate Growth (Business Wire)
  12. China’s Didi looks to Latin America with $100M investment in Brazil-based Uber rival 99 (TechCrunch)
  13. PatientsLikeMe secures $100M, partners with health data company iCarbonX (Mobi Health News)
  14. P2P lending site Funding Circle raises another $100M led by Accel (TechCrunch)
  15. Zhihu crowned China’s first knowledge sharing unicorn with 100m USD series D (Technode)
  16. Lenovo Capital Co-Leads $100M Round In Miss Fresh (China Money Network)
  17. China VCs lead $100m round for local education app Xueba (AVCJ)
  18. Nuna Raises over $90m in Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Kaminario Raises $75M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. GGV, Shunwei lead $58M Round In Games Streaming Start-Up (China Money Network)

Top 20 Investments for December 2016

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $3,500,000,000 Uber Public Investment Fund Transactions Investment
2 $1,800,000,000 Snapchat Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
3 $1,250,000,000 Ele.me Alibaba Transactions Investment
4 $1,200,000,000 LeSports Consortium Games Investment
5 $1,200,000,000 OneWeb SoftBank Software & Services Investment
6 $1,080,000,000 LeEco Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
7 $1,000,000,000 Didi Chuxing Apple Transactions Investment
8 $1,000,000,000 Lazada Group Alibaba Ecommerce Investment
9 $1,000,000,000 Lyft Consortium Transactions Investment
10 $860,000,000 NovuMind LTD Consortium Software & Services Investment
11 $793,500,000 Magic Leap Consortium Software & Services Investment
12 $750,000,000 Grab SoftBank Capital Transactions Investment
13 $600,000,000 Didi Chuxing China Life Insurance Transactions Investment
14 $600,000,000 LeEco Yueting Jia Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
15 $600,000,000 Weidong Cloud Education CCB International Software & Services Investment
16 $570,000,000 JDA Blackstone, New Mountain Capital Software & Services Investment
17 $550,000,000 Go-Jek Consortium Transactions Investment
18 $500,000,000 Appirio Wipro Software & Services Investment
19 $500,000,000 Ping An Good Doctor Undisclosed Mobile & Apps Investment
20 $449,000,000 BYD Samsung Hardware & Infrastructure Investment

More information

  1. Uber Turns to Saudi Arabia for $3.5 Billion Cash Infusion (The New York Times)
  2. Snapchat raised $1.8B in a Series F round; leaked deck reveals revenues, user numbers (TechCrunch)
  3. Alibaba confirms $1.25B investment in food delivery service Ele.me (TechCrunch)
  4. LeSports Secures $1.2 Billion in Series B Financing (FinSMEs)
  5. SoftBank invests $1.2 billion in the OneWeb satellite network (Network World)
  6. LeEco raises $1.08b in funding for electric car hoping to compete with Tesla (SCMP)
  7. Apple invests $1bn in Chinese ride-hailing app Didi Chuxing (Reuters)
  8. Alibaba Makes $1 Billion Investment in Lazada Group (FinSMEs)
  9. Lyft Raises $1 Billion; Valued at $5.5 Billion (FinSMEs)
  10. South Korea trumpets $860-million AI fund after AlphaGo ‘shock’ (Nature)
  11. Magic Leap Raises $793.5M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  12. Uber rival Grab raises $750M led by SoftBank at a $3B valuation (TechCrunch)
  13. China’s Uber rival Didi Chuxing raises $600 million from China Life Insurance (Reuters)
  14. LeEco secures $600M in fresh funding as financial issues reportedly halt electric car project (TechCrunch)
  15. CCB International Invests In Weidong Cloud Education At $600M Valuation (China Money Network)
  16. JDA gets $570 mln investment from Blackstone, New Mountain (PE HUB)
  17. Indonesia’s Go-Jek raises $550 million to battle Uber and Grab (TechCrunch)
  18. India’s Wipro buys cloud consultancy and work marketplace Appirio for $500M (TechCrunch)
  19. Chinese Healthcare App Ping An Good Doctor Closes USD$500M Series A Venture Capital Round (FinSMEs)
  20. Samsung Invests $449 Million in Buffett-Backed Carmaker BYD (Bloomberg)

Top 20 Investments for November 2016

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $3,500,000,000 Uber Public Investment Fund Transactions Investment
2 $1,800,000,000 Snapchat Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
3 $1,250,000,000 Ele.me Alibaba Transactions Investment
4 $1,200,000,000 LeSports Consortium Games Investment
5 $1,080,000,000 LeEco Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
6 $1,000,000,000 Didi Chuxing Apple Transactions Investment
7 $1,000,000,000 Lazada Group Alibaba Ecommerce Investment
8 $1,000,000,000 Lyft Consortium Transactions Investment
9 $793,500,000 Magic Leap Consortium Software & Services Investment
10 $750,000,000 Grab SoftBank Capital Transactions Investment
11 $600,000,000 LeEco Yueting Jia Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
12 $600,000,000 Weidong Cloud Education CCB International Software & Services Investment
13 $600,000,000 Didi Chuxing China Life Insurance Transactions Investment
14 $570,000,000 JDA Blackstone, New Mountain Capital Software & Services Investment
15 $550,000,000 Go-Jek Consortium Transactions Investment
16 $500,000,000 Appirio Wipro Software & Services Investment
17 $500,000,000 Ping An Good Doctor Undisclosed Mobile & Apps Investment
18 $449,000,000 BYD Samsung Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
19 $449,000,000 Qufenqi Hangzhou Liaison Interactive Information Technology, Beijing Phoenix Wealth Holding Group Ecommerce Investment
20 $400,000,000 My Credit Tiantu Capital, Xinhu Zhongbao Mobile & Apps Investment

More information

  1. Uber Turns to Saudi Arabia for $3.5 Billion Cash Infusion (The New York Times)
  2. Snapchat raised $1.8B in a Series F round; leaked deck reveals revenues, user numbers (TechCrunch)
  3. Alibaba confirms $1.25B investment in food delivery service Ele.me (TechCrunch)
  4. LeSports Secures $1.2 Billion in Series B Financing (FinSMEs)
  5. LeEco raises $1.08b in funding for electric car hoping to compete with Tesla (SCMP)
  6. Apple invests $1bn in Chinese ride-hailing app Didi Chuxing (Reuters)
  7. Alibaba Makes $1 Billion Investment in Lazada Group (FinSMEs)
  8. Lyft Raises $1 Billion; Valued at $5.5 Billion (FinSMEs)
  9. Magic Leap Raises $793.5M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  10. Uber rival Grab raises $750M led by SoftBank at a $3B valuation (TechCrunch)
  11. LeEco secures $600M in fresh funding as financial issues reportedly halt electric car project (TechCrunch)
  12. CCB International Invests In Weidong Cloud Education At $600M Valuation (China Money Network)
  13. China’s Uber rival Didi Chuxing raises $600 million from China Life Insurance (Reuters)
  14. JDA gets $570 mln investment from Blackstone, New Mountain (PE HUB)
  15. Indonesia’s Go-Jek raises $550 million to battle Uber and Grab (TechCrunch)
  16. India’s Wipro buys cloud consultancy and work marketplace Appirio for $500M (TechCrunch)
  17. Chinese Healthcare App Ping An Good Doctor Closes USD$500M Series A Venture Capital Round (FinSMEs)
  18. Samsung Invests $449 Million in Buffett-Backed Carmaker BYD (Bloomberg)
  19. Ant Financial-Backed Qufenqi Raises $449M In Pre-IPO Investment (China Money Network)
  20. China’s Fintech Unicorn My Credit Scoops $400M Financing To Build Industry Fund (TechNode)