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Top 20 Mobile & Apps Deals for September 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 $300,000,000 Essential Products Playground Global, Redpoint Mobile & Apps Investment
5 $250,000,000 Zenly Snap Inc. Mobile & Apps Acquisition
6 $175,000,000 BankMobile Flagship Community Bank Mobile & Apps Acquisition
7 $100,000,000 Xueba100.com Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
8 $80,000,000 Rounds Kik Mobile & Apps Acquisition
9 $68,000,000 Yongqianbao Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
10 $63,000,000 Symphony BNP Paribas Mobile & Apps Investment
11 $60,000,000 Live.me 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 $54,000,000 Smule Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
15 $50,000,000 Kik Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
16 $50,000,000 Tulip Retail Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Mobile & Apps Investment
17 $50,000,000 NewStore Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
18 $50,000,000 Hacarus Japan Finance Corporation, Future Venture Capital Mobile & Apps Investment
19 $50,000,000 Discord Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
20 $50,000,000 LevelUp 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. Essential’s road to mainstream success is a ten-year play (TechCrunch)
  5. Snapchat reportedly paid over $250 million for an app that lets you track your friends (Business Insider)
  6. Customers Bank sells digital unit BankMobile for $175m (Finextra)
  7. China VCs lead $100m round for local education app Xueba (AVCJ)
  8. Kik snaps up video chat app maker Rounds for a reported $60-$80 million (TechCrunch)
  9. China personal lending platform Yongqianbao raises $68m (Asian Venture Capital Journal)
  10. Goldman-backed ‘Slack for finance’ startup Symphony raises $63 million from BNP Paribas (Business Insider)
  11. Cheetah Mobile’s Live.me Inc raises $60 mln (PE HUB)
  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. Tencent tunes into Southeast Asia in $54m Smule funding (Tech In Asia)
  15. Mobile Messenger Kik Raises $50 Million Ahead of $75 Million ICO (Coindesk)
  16. TULIP RETAIL RAISES $50 MILLION SERIES B FROM KLEINER PERKINS (Betakit)
  17. NewStore raises $50 million for mobile commerce (TechCrunch)
  18. Hacarus raises ¥50 million from Kyoto City Startup Fund (Hacarus)
  19. Gamer chat tool Discord secretly raised ~$50M as insiders cashed out (TechCrunch)
  20. LevelUp Bags $50M From JPMorgan Chase & Others For Mobile Payments (Xconomy)

Top 20 Mobile & Apps Deals for August 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 $300,000,000 Essential Products Playground Global, Redpoint Mobile & Apps Investment
5 $250,000,000 Zenly Snap Inc. Mobile & Apps Acquisition
6 $175,000,000 BankMobile Flagship Community Bank Mobile & Apps Acquisition
7 $100,000,000 Xueba100.com Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
8 $80,000,000 Rounds Kik Mobile & Apps Acquisition
9 $68,000,000 Yongqianbao Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
10 $63,000,000 Symphony BNP Paribas Mobile & Apps Investment
11 $60,000,000 Live.me 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 $54,000,000 Smule Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
15 $50,000,000 Kik Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
16 $50,000,000 Tulip Retail Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Mobile & Apps Investment
17 $50,000,000 NewStore Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
18 $50,000,000 Hacarus Japan Finance Corporation, Future Venture Capital Mobile & Apps Investment
19 $50,000,000 Discord Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
20 $50,000,000 LevelUp 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. Essential’s road to mainstream success is a ten-year play (TechCrunch)
  5. Snapchat reportedly paid over $250 million for an app that lets you track your friends (Business Insider)
  6. Customers Bank sells digital unit BankMobile for $175m (Finextra)
  7. China VCs lead $100m round for local education app Xueba (AVCJ)
  8. Kik snaps up video chat app maker Rounds for a reported $60-$80 million (TechCrunch)
  9. China personal lending platform Yongqianbao raises $68m (Asian Venture Capital Journal)
  10. Goldman-backed ‘Slack for finance’ startup Symphony raises $63 million from BNP Paribas (Business Insider)
  11. Cheetah Mobile’s Live.me Inc raises $60 mln (PE HUB)
  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. Tencent tunes into Southeast Asia in $54m Smule funding (Tech In Asia)
  15. Mobile Messenger Kik Raises $50 Million Ahead of $75 Million ICO (Coindesk)
  16. TULIP RETAIL RAISES $50 MILLION SERIES B FROM KLEINER PERKINS (Betakit)
  17. NewStore raises $50 million for mobile commerce (TechCrunch)
  18. Hacarus raises ¥50 million from Kyoto City Startup Fund (Hacarus)
  19. Gamer chat tool Discord secretly raised ~$50M as insiders cashed out (TechCrunch)
  20. LevelUp Bags $50M From JPMorgan Chase & Others For Mobile Payments (Xconomy)

Top 20 Mobile & Apps Deals for July 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 $300,000,000 Essential Products Playground Global, Redpoint Mobile & Apps Investment
6 $250,000,000 Zenly Snap Inc. Mobile & Apps Acquisition
7 $215,000,000 Mobike Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
8 $175,000,000 BankMobile Flagship Community Bank 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 $63,000,000 Symphony BNP Paribas Mobile & Apps Investment
13 $60,000,000 Live.me Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
14 $60,000,000 Babylon Health Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
15 $58,000,000 Bluegogo Black Hole Capital Mobile & Apps Investment
16 $54,000,000 Smule Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
17 $50,000,000 NewStore Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
18 $50,000,000 Hacarus Japan Finance Corporation, Future Venture Capital Mobile & Apps Investment
19 $50,000,000 Discord Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
20 $50,000,000 LevelUp 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. Essential’s road to mainstream success is a ten-year play (TechCrunch)
  6. Snapchat reportedly paid over $250 million for an app that lets you track your friends (Business Insider)
  7. China’s Mobike raises $215M led by Tencent for its bicycle sharing service (TechCrunch)
  8. Customers Bank sells digital unit BankMobile for $175m (Finextra)
  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. Goldman-backed ‘Slack for finance’ startup Symphony raises $63 million from BNP Paribas (Business Insider)
  13. Cheetah Mobile’s Live.me Inc raises $60 mln (PE HUB)
  14. Babylon Health raises further $60M to continue building out AI doctor app (TechCrunch)
  15. Black Hole Capital Leads $58M Round In Chinese Bike Sharing Firm Bluegogo (Chinamoney Network)
  16. Tencent tunes into Southeast Asia in $54m Smule funding (Tech In Asia)
  17. NewStore raises $50 million for mobile commerce (TechCrunch)
  18. Hacarus raises ¥50 million from Kyoto City Startup Fund (Hacarus)
  19. Gamer chat tool Discord secretly raised ~$50M as insiders cashed out (TechCrunch)
  20. LevelUp Bags $50M From JPMorgan Chase & Others For Mobile Payments (Xconomy)

Top 20 Mobile & Apps Deals for June 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 $300,000,000 Essential Products Playground Global, Redpoint Mobile & Apps Investment
6 $250,000,000 Zenly Snap Inc. Mobile & Apps Acquisition
7 $215,000,000 Mobike Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
8 $175,000,000 BankMobile Flagship Community Bank 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 $63,000,000 Symphony BNP Paribas Mobile & Apps Investment
13 $60,000,000 Live.me Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
14 $60,000,000 Babylon Health Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
15 $58,000,000 Bluegogo Black Hole Capital Mobile & Apps Investment
16 $54,000,000 Smule Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
17 $50,000,000 Discord Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
18 $50,000,000 LevelUp Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
19 $49,000,000 Kinvey Progress Mobile & Apps Acquisition
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. Andy Rubin’s Essential has reportedly raised $300 million (TechCrunch)
  6. Snapchat reportedly paid over $250 million for an app that lets you track your friends (Business Insider)
  7. China’s Mobike raises $215M led by Tencent for its bicycle sharing service (TechCrunch)
  8. Customers Bank sells digital unit BankMobile for $175m (Finextra)
  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. Goldman-backed ‘Slack for finance’ startup Symphony raises $63 million from BNP Paribas (Business Insider)
  13. Cheetah Mobile’s Live.me Inc raises $60 mln (PE HUB)
  14. Babylon Health raises further $60M to continue building out AI doctor app (TechCrunch)
  15. Black Hole Capital Leads $58M Round In Chinese Bike Sharing Firm Bluegogo (Chinamoney Network)
  16. Tencent tunes into Southeast Asia in $54m Smule funding (Tech In Asia)
  17. Gamer chat tool Discord secretly raised ~$50M as insiders cashed out (TechCrunch)
  18. LevelUp Bags $50M From JPMorgan Chase & Others For Mobile Payments (Xconomy)
  19. Progress Software just dropped $49 million on start-up Kinvey to help companies build smarter apps (CNBC)
  20. Getaround raises $45M from Toyota and others to build more partnerships (TechCrunch )