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Top 20 Mobile & Apps Deals for May 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,100,000,000 Koubei.com Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
2 $1,000,000,000 Toutiao CCB International, Sequoia Capital Mobile & Apps Investment
3 $400,000,000 Bigo Technology Ping An Overseas Holdings Mobile & Apps Investment
4 $350,000,000 Kuaishou Tencent Holdings Mobile & Apps Investment
5 $215,000,000 Mobike Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
6 $175,000,000 BankMobile Flagship Community Bank Mobile & Apps Acquisition
7 $109,008,457 NetEase Cloud Music Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
8 $100,000,000 Xueba100.com Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
9 $100,000,000 Automatic Sirius XM Radio, Inc. Mobile & Apps Acquisition
10 $100,000,000 99 SoftBank Mobile & Apps Investment
11 $80,000,000 Rounds Kik Mobile & Apps Acquisition
12 $68,000,000 Yongqianbao Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
13 $63,000,000 Symphony BNP Paribas Mobile & Apps Investment
14 $60,000,000 Babylon Health Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
15 $60,000,000 Live.me Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
16 $58,000,000 Bluegogo Black Hole Capital Mobile & Apps Investment
17 $57,000,000 FreeCharge Snapdeal Mobile & Apps Investment
18 $54,000,000 Smule Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
19 $50,000,000 LevelUp Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
20 $45,000,000 Getaround Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment

More information

  1. Alibaba’s local commerce platform, Koubei, raises $1.1 billion (TechCrunch)
  2. China: News app Toutiao nabs $1b from Sequoia, CCB International at $11b valuation (Deal Street Asia)
  3. Popular video streaming app Bigo Live now valued at $400m after series C round (Tech In Asia)
  4. Tencent Leads $350M Round In Video App Popular Among China’s Farmers And Migrant Workers (China Money Network)
  5. China’s Mobike raises $215M led by Tencent for its bicycle sharing service (TechCrunch)
  6. Customers Bank sells digital unit BankMobile for $175m (Finextra)
  7. NetEase Cloud Music Completes A Round Financing of RMB 750 Million, Sending It into the “Unicorn Club” with an Estimated Value of RMB 8 Billion (PRNewswire All)
  8. China VCs lead $100m round for local education app Xueba (AVCJ)
  9. SiriusXM acquires connected car company Automatic for over $100M (TechCrunch)
  10. SoftBank adds Brazil’s 99 to its ridesharing portfolio with a $100 million investment (TechCrunch)
  11. Kik snaps up video chat app maker Rounds for a reported $60-$80 million (TechCrunch)
  12. China personal lending platform Yongqianbao raises $68m (Asian Venture Capital Journal)
  13. Goldman-backed ‘Slack for finance’ startup Symphony raises $63 million from BNP Paribas (Business Insider)
  14. Babylon Health raises further $60M to continue building out AI doctor app (TechCrunch)
  15. Cheetah Mobile’s Live.me Inc raises $60 mln (PE HUB)
  16. Black Hole Capital Leads $58M Round In Chinese Bike Sharing Firm Bluegogo (Chinamoney Network)
  17. FreeCharge receives $57 mn from Snapdeal (Tech Circle)
  18. Tencent tunes into Southeast Asia in $54m Smule funding (Tech In Asia)
  19. LevelUp Bags $50M From JPMorgan Chase & Others For Mobile Payments (Xconomy)
  20. Getaround raises $45M from Toyota and others to build more partnerships (TechCrunch )

Top 20 Mobile & Apps Deals for April 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,100,000,000 Koubei.com Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
2 $1,000,000,000 Toutiao CCB International, Sequoia Capital Mobile & Apps Investment
3 $400,000,000 Bigo Technology Ping An Overseas Holdings Mobile & Apps Investment
4 $350,000,000 Kuaishou Tencent Holdings Mobile & Apps Investment
5 $215,000,000 Mobike Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
6 $175,000,000 BankMobile Flagship Community Bank Mobile & Apps Acquisition
7 $109,008,457 NetEase Cloud Music Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
8 $100,000,000 Automatic Sirius XM Radio, Inc. Mobile & Apps Acquisition
9 $100,000,000 Xueba100.com Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
10 $80,000,000 Rounds Kik Mobile & Apps Acquisition
11 $68,000,000 Yongqianbao Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
12 $60,000,000 Babylon Health Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
13 $58,000,000 Bluegogo Black Hole Capital Mobile & Apps Investment
14 $57,000,000 FreeCharge Snapdeal Mobile & Apps Investment
15 $45,000,000 Getaround Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
16 $42,246,000 TaxiBeat Intelligent Apps (mytaxi) Mobile & Apps Acquisition
17 $35,000,000 Job Today Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
18 $30,000,000 KaChing! Creades AB Mobile & Apps Investment
19 $30,000,000 Rover Revcontent Mobile & Apps Acquisition
20 $28,000,000 Anxin Doctor Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment

More information

  1. Alibaba’s local commerce platform, Koubei, raises $1.1 billion (TechCrunch)
  2. China: News app Toutiao nabs $1b from Sequoia, CCB International at $11b valuation (Deal Street Asia)
  3. Popular video streaming app Bigo Live now valued at $400m after series C round (Tech In Asia)
  4. Tencent Leads $350M Round In Video App Popular Among China’s Farmers And Migrant Workers (China Money Network)
  5. China’s Mobike raises $215M led by Tencent for its bicycle sharing service (TechCrunch)
  6. Customers Bank sells digital unit BankMobile for $175m (Finextra)
  7. NetEase Cloud Music Completes A Round Financing of RMB 750 Million, Sending It into the “Unicorn Club” with an Estimated Value of RMB 8 Billion (PRNewswire All)
  8. SiriusXM acquires connected car company Automatic for over $100M (TechCrunch)
  9. China VCs lead $100m round for local education app Xueba (AVCJ)
  10. Kik snaps up video chat app maker Rounds for a reported $60-$80 million (TechCrunch)
  11. China personal lending platform Yongqianbao raises $68m (Asian Venture Capital Journal)
  12. Babylon Health raises further $60M to continue building out AI doctor app (TechCrunch)
  13. Black Hole Capital Leads $58M Round In Chinese Bike Sharing Firm Bluegogo (Chinamoney Network)
  14. FreeCharge receives $57 mn from Snapdeal (Tech Circle)
  15. Getaround raises $45M from Toyota and others to build more partnerships (TechCrunch )
  16. mytaxi acquires taxibeat, the leading taxi app in Greece, for around €40 million (EU Startups)
  17. JobToday inks $35M media-for-equity deal with European broadcasters (TechCrunch)
  18. Sven Hagströmer enters with 30 million in beta patch Kaching (Breakit)
  19. Revcontent Acquires Machine Learning Startup, Rover, For More Than $30M (MediaPost)
  20. Matrix Joins $28M Series B In Chinese App For Children And Women’s Healthcare (China Money Network)

Top 20 Mobile & Apps Deals for March 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,100,000,000 Koubei.com Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
2 $400,000,000 Bigo Technology Ping An Overseas Holdings Mobile & Apps Investment
3 $350,000,000 Kuaishou Tencent Holdings Mobile & Apps Investment
4 $215,000,000 Mobike Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
5 $175,000,000 BankMobile Flagship Community Bank Mobile & Apps Acquisition
6 $100,000,000 Xueba100.com Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
7 $80,000,000 Rounds Kik Mobile & Apps Acquisition
8 $68,000,000 Yongqianbao Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
9 $58,000,000 Bluegogo Black Hole Capital Mobile & Apps Investment
10 $57,000,000 FreeCharge Snapdeal Mobile & Apps Investment
11 $42,246,000 TaxiBeat Intelligent Apps (mytaxi) Mobile & Apps Acquisition
12 $35,000,000 Job Today Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
13 $30,000,000 Rover Revcontent Mobile & Apps Acquisition
14 $30,000,000 KaChing! Creades AB Mobile & Apps Investment
15 $28,000,000 Anxin Doctor Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
16 $25,000,000 Flock Bhavin Turakhia Mobile & Apps Investment
17 $23,500,000 Payfone Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
18 $21,000,000 24tidy Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
19 $20,000,000 Button Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
20 $15,000,000 Lola Travel Company, Inc. Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment

More information

  1. Alibaba’s local commerce platform, Koubei, raises $1.1 billion (TechCrunch)
  2. Popular video streaming app Bigo Live now valued at $400m after series C round (Tech In Asia)
  3. Tencent Leads $350M Round In Video App Popular Among China’s Farmers And Migrant Workers (China Money Network)
  4. China’s Mobike raises $215M led by Tencent for its bicycle sharing service (TechCrunch)
  5. Customers Bank sells digital unit BankMobile for $175m (Finextra)
  6. China VCs lead $100m round for local education app Xueba (AVCJ)
  7. Kik snaps up video chat app maker Rounds for a reported $60-$80 million (TechCrunch)
  8. China personal lending platform Yongqianbao raises $68m (Asian Venture Capital Journal)
  9. Black Hole Capital Leads $58M Round In Chinese Bike Sharing Firm Bluegogo (Chinamoney Network)
  10. FreeCharge receives $57 mn from Snapdeal (Tech Circle)
  11. mytaxi acquires taxibeat, the leading taxi app in Greece, for around €40 million (EU Startups)
  12. JobToday inks $35M media-for-equity deal with European broadcasters (TechCrunch)
  13. Revcontent Acquires Machine Learning Startup, Rover, For More Than $30M (MediaPost)
  14. Sven Hagströmer enters with 30 million in beta patch Kaching (Breakit)
  15. Matrix Joins $28M Series B In Chinese App For Children And Women’s Healthcare (China Money Network)
  16. Slack-rival Flock gets $25 mn from founder for expansion, but is it a good decision? (Hindustan Times)
  17. Payfone Raises $23.5M in Series E Financing (FinSMEs)
  18. China Dealbook: Legend Capital backs Up Pictures; 24Tidy raises $21m (Deal Street Asia)
  19. Tech Startup Button In $20M Series B (PYMNTS)
  20. Kayak co-founder Paul English raises $15M for his travel startup Lola (TechCrunch)

Top 20 Mobile & Apps Deals for February 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,100,000,000 Koubei.com Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
2 $215,000,000 Mobike Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
3 $100,000,000 Xueba100.com Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
4 $80,000,000 Rounds Kik Mobile & Apps Acquisition
5 $58,000,000 Bluegogo Black Hole Capital Mobile & Apps Investment
6 $57,000,000 FreeCharge Snapdeal Mobile & Apps Investment
7 $42,246,000 TaxiBeat Intelligent Apps (mytaxi) Mobile & Apps Acquisition
8 $30,000,000 Rover Revcontent Mobile & Apps Acquisition
9 $30,000,000 KaChing! Creades AB Mobile & Apps Investment
10 $28,000,000 Anxin Doctor Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
11 $23,500,000 Payfone Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
12 $20,000,000 Button Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
13 $15,000,000 Lola Travel Company, Inc. Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
14 $15,000,000 MobileCause Level Equity Mobile & Apps Investment
15 $15,000,000 True Balance Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
16 $14,600,000 TripActions Arif Janmohamed, Oren Zeev Mobile & Apps Investment
17 $13,000,000 Resy Network Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
18 $12,000,000 Fuse Alliance Venture, Northzone Mobile & Apps Investment
19 $11,500,000 Chatbooks Aries Capital Partners Mobile & Apps Investment
20 $10,000,000 Brightwheel Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment

More information

  1. Alibaba’s local commerce platform, Koubei, raises $1.1 billion (TechCrunch)
  2. China’s Mobike raises $215M led by Tencent for its bicycle sharing service (TechCrunch)
  3. China VCs lead $100m round for local education app Xueba (AVCJ)
  4. Kik snaps up video chat app maker Rounds for a reported $60-$80 million (TechCrunch)
  5. Black Hole Capital Leads $58M Round In Chinese Bike Sharing Firm Bluegogo (Chinamoney Network)
  6. FreeCharge receives $57 mn from Snapdeal (Tech Circle)
  7. mytaxi acquires taxibeat, the leading taxi app in Greece, for around €40 million (EU Startups)
  8. Revcontent Acquires Machine Learning Startup, Rover, For More Than $30M (MediaPost)
  9. Sven Hagströmer enters with 30 million in beta patch Kaching (Breakit)
  10. Matrix Joins $28M Series B In Chinese App For Children And Women’s Healthcare (China Money Network)
  11. Payfone Raises $23.5M in Series E Financing (FinSMEs)
  12. Tech Startup Button In $20M Series B (PYMNTS)
  13. Kayak co-founder Paul English raises $15M for his travel startup Lola (TechCrunch)
  14. MobileCause Raises $15m in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. India’s True Balance recharges its coffers with US$15M funding from Korean VCs (e27)
  16. TripActions launches its business travel app and unveils a $14.6 million round (VentureBeat)
  17. Airbnb Invests in Restaurant Reservation App Resy (The Daily Meal)
  18. UX tool suite Fuse raises $12M to make apps prettier and more productive (TechCrunch)
  19. Chatbooks raises $11.5 million to put photo printing on autopilot (TechCrunch)
  20. Brightwheel raises $10 million to keep parents in-the-know about their kids’ day at school (TechCrunch)