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Top 20 Marketing Deals for January 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $156,000,000 Centerfield Media H.I.G. Growth Partners Marketing Investment
2 $56,000,000 AppsFlyer Consortium Marketing Investment
3 $30,000,000 Networked Insights Consortium Marketing Investment
4 $12,000,000 Velocidi Neuberger Berman Group, Pilot Growth Equity Marketing Investment
5 $5,307,750 Talkwalker Main Mezzanine Capital Marketing Investment
6 $5,250,000 Clutch Undisclosed Marketing Investment
7 $5,250,000 Persio Clutch Marketing Acquisition
8 $2,400,000 Choozle Undisclosed Marketing Investment
9 $2,000,000 Step Group Consortium Marketing Investment
10 $2,000,000 Community Elf Topanga Partners Marketing Investment
11 $1,900,000 Ascent360 Consortium Marketing Investment
12 $830,000 Buzzoole R-301 Capital, Impulse VC Marketing Investment
13 Undisclosed Cox Target Media Inc Platinum Equity Marketing Acquisition
14 Undisclosed MentAd SocialCode Marketing Acquisition
15 Undisclosed China Newswire Isentia Marketing Acquisition
16 Undisclosed Fetching Communications French/West/Vaughan Marketing Acquisition
17 Undisclosed Performance Marketing, Inc. KeyImpact Sales and Systems Marketing Acquisition
18 Undisclosed artegic Main Capital Partners Marketing Investment
19 Undisclosed Brandtatorship Roberts Communications Marketing Acquisition
20 Undisclosed Dash Hudson Build Ventures, Innovacorp Marketing Investment

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  1. Centerfield Secures $156 Million in Financing And Acquires Performance Marketing Leader Qology Direct (Multi Channel News)
  2. AppsFlyer Raises $56M Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  3. Networked Insights raises $30M to analyze social posts for marketers (Chicago Tribune)
  4. Velocidi raises $12M to help marketers make smarter ad choices (Silicon Angle)
  5. Talkwalker secures €5M funding from Main Mezzanine Capital to spearhead development of AI powered social media analytics for Marketing and PR (Yahoo)
  6. Clutch raised $5.25 million and acquired a Chicago company (
  7. Clutch raised $5.25 million and acquired a Chicago company (
  8. Choozle Secures $2.4M in Series A-1 Funding (FinSMEs)
  9. STEP gets $2M Series A, plans a digital media empire (Wamda)
  10. Community Elf Raises $2 Million Series A to Accelerate Global Growth and Launch UpContent Gallery, a New Content Marketing Platform to Scale Content Discovery (PR Web)
  11. Press Release: Ascent360 Raises $1.9M To Help Retailers Turn Customer Data Into Revenue (Ascent360)
  12. Buzzoole Raises $830k in VC Funding (FinSMEs)
  13. Platinum Equity Acquires Businesses of Cox Target Media (Marketwired)
  14. Israel’s MentAd acquired by US adtech firm SocialCode for undisclosed amount (
  15. Isentia Buys Chinese Content Marketing Software Platform (Marketing Hub)
  16. French/West/Vaughan Acquires Fetching Communications To Launch Pet & Veterinary Marketing Division (PR Newswire)
  17. KeyImpact Sales & Systems, Inc. Continues Expansion via Acquisition of Performance Marketing, Inc. (PR Web)
  18. Main Capital invests in artegic AG (PE HUB)
  19. Roberts Communications Acquires Brandtatorship (Roberts Communications)
  20. Build, Innovacorp Back Dash Hudson (Entrevestor)

Top 20 Transactions Deals for January 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $613,851,385 Tian Tian Express Suning Commerce Group Transactions Acquisition
2 $500,000,000 Uxin Consortium Transactions Investment
3 $106,099,000 Linkem BlackRock Transactions Investment
4 $100,000,000 99 Didi Chuxing Transactions Investment
5 $100,000,000 PatientsLikeMe iCarbonX, Invus Transactions Investment
6 $100,000,000 Funding Circle Consortium Transactions Investment
7 $58,000,000 UrWork Consortium Transactions Investment
8 $55,000,000 REA Group Limited, Softbank Group Corp. Transactions Investment
9 $52,000,000 Diyi Chedai Addor Capital, Youjin Capital Transactions Investment
10 $50,000,000 Leucadia National, Red Ventures Transactions Investment
11 $48,622,200 Funding Circle British Business Bank Transactions Investment
12 $35,000,000 ezCater Iconiq Capital, Insight Venture Partners Transactions Investment
13 $32,209,200 Raisin Consortium Transactions Investment
14 $30,000,000 Eleven James Undisclosed Transactions Investment
15 $30,000,000 Lalamove Consortium Transactions Investment
16 $26,000,000 EquipmentShare Insight Venture Partners , Romulus Capital Transactions Investment
17 $25,000,000 Flyte Tyme Addison Lee Transactions Acquisition
18 $22,000,000 Activehours Consortium Transactions Investment
19 $20,000,000 Spotcap Heartland Bank Transactions Investment
20 $17,000,000 Aipinji Hangzhou Hongfan Tiansheng Capital, Meridian Capital China Transactions Investment

More information

  1. Suning Commerce Group to buy Tiantian Express for 4.25 billion yuan (China Daily )
  2. TPG Co-Leads $500M Funding In Online Used Car Dealership Uxin (China Money Network)
  3. Linkem Announces €100 Million Equity Investment to Accelerate Growth (Business Wire)
  4. China’s Didi looks to Latin America with $100M investment in Brazil-based Uber rival 99 (TechCrunch)
  5. PatientsLikeMe secures $100M, partners with health data company iCarbonX (Mobi Health News)
  6. P2P lending site Funding Circle raises another $100M led by Accel (TechCrunch)
  7. UR Work receives $58 million in its B round of financing (China Daily)
  8. PropTiger To Acquire, Joint Entity To Get $55 Million Funding (NDTV)
  9. Addor Capital Leads $52M Series B Round In Diyi Chedai (China Money Network)
  10. Business Travel Startup Upside Raises $50 Million at $200 Million Valuation (Skift)
  11. P2P lender gets £40m boost from UK government (Finextra)
  12. ezCater Closes $35M Funding Round (FinSMEs)
  13. Raisin secures €30 million in Series C funding round (
  14. Eleven James Raises Up To $30M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. Lalamove Closes US$30M Series B Financing (FinSMEs)
  16. EquipmentShare, the Airbnb of construction, raises $26 million (TechCrunch)
  17. Addison Lee has acquired US rival Flyte Tyme for $25 million as it looks to take on Uber (Business Insider)
  18. Activehours Raises $22M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Spotcap Australia raises $20 million funding facility from New Zealand’s Heartland Bank to expand (StartupDaily)

Top 20 Software & Services Deals for January 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $3,700,000,000 AppDynamics Cisco Software & Services Acquisition
2 $1,100,000,000 CoverMyMeds McKesson Software & Services Acquisition
3 $1,000,000,000 Vantage Data Centers Digital Bridge Holdings Software & Services Acquisition
4 $800,000,000 Verily Temasek Holdings Software & Services Investment
5 $650,000,000 SimpliVity Hewlett Packard Enterprise Software & Services Acquisition
6 $425,000,000 Trello Atlassian Software & Services Acquisition
7 $165,000,000 Tricentis Insight Venture Partners Software & Services Investment
8 $90,000,000 Nuna Incorporated John Doerr, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Software & Services Investment
9 $83,500,000 eNom Tucows Software & Services Acquisition
10 $75,000,000 Kaminario Consortium Software & Services Investment
11 $55,000,000 Practo Consortium Software & Services Investment
12 $50,000,000 EasyStack CASH Capital (Beijing) Investment Management Software & Services Investment
13 $50,000,000 Turbonomic General Atlantic Software & Services Investment
14 $45,000,000 Bitglass Consortium Software & Services Investment
15 $45,000,000 Aryaka Networks Deutsche Telekom Capital Partners, Third Point Ventures Software & Services Investment
16 $41,000,000 Fugue Consortium Software & Services Investment
17 $37,076,100 Hotcourses Group IDP Education Software & Services Acquisition
18 $35,000,000 WorkFusion Consortium Software & Services Investment
19 $34,300,000 CynergisTek Auxilio, Inc. Software & Services Acquisition
20 $33,000,000 HouseCanary, Inc. Consortium Software & Services Investment

More information

  1. Cisco to Buy Software Maker AppDynamics for $3.7 Billion (Bloomberg)
  2. McKesson to buy CoverMyMeds for $1.1 bln (PE HUB)
  3. Digital Bridge to acquire Vantage Data Centers for $1 billion – sources (Europe Breaking News)
  4. Alphabet’s health-tech company Verily gets $800 million from Singapore investment firm Temasek (VentureBeat)
  5. HPE acquires SimpliVity for $650M in cash (TechCrunch)
  6. Atlassian to Acquire Trello, for $425M (FinSMEs)
  7. Tricentis Raises $165M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  8. Nuna Raises over $90m in Funding (FinSMEs)
  9. eNom Acquired By Tucows for $83.5 Million (The Hosting News)
  10. Kaminario Raises $75M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  11. India’s Practo raises $55M to expand its healthcare platform to more emerging markets (TechCrunch)
  12. EasyStack raises $50M Series C Round, Setting New Single Round Record in China Open Source (Yahoo)
  13. The Former CIO Of GE Just Led A $50M Bet On Cloud Company Turbonomic (Forbes)
  14. Singtel Innov8, Australia’s Future Fund participate in Bitglass’ $45m Series C (Deal Street Asia)
  15. Fast-growing Milpitas networking startup raises $45M (SiliconValley Business Journal)
  16. Fugue Raises $41 Million in Funding to Solve Cloud Operations Complexity (PR Newswire)
  17. IDP Education acquires Hotcourses Group for £30m (The Pie News)
  18. WorkFusion Raises $35 Million to Scale AI-powered Automation within Enterprise Operations (PR Newswire)
  19. Auxilio has Acquired Healthcare IT Security Solutions Leader, CynergisTek for up to $34.3 Million (Auxilio)
  20. HouseCanary Closes $33 Million Series A Funding, Seeks to Disrupt the Real Estate Market (Yahoo)

Top 20 Ecommerce Deals for January 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $250,000,000 Magento Commerce Hillhouse Capital Group Ecommerce Investment
2 $100,000,000 MissFresh Consortium Ecommerce Investment
3 $70,000,000 ShoeBuy Ecommerce Acquisition
4 $24,000,000 The Bouqs Company Consortium Ecommerce Investment
5 $14,849,100 Northzone, eEquity Ecommerce Investment
6 $12,500,000 Rockets of Awesome Consortium Ecommerce Investment
7 $10,000,000 Kingdom Death Undisclosed Ecommerce Investment
8 $6,179,350 My 1st Years Beringea, Hargreave Hale Ecommerce Investment
9 $4,600,000 Stadium Goods Consortium Ecommerce Investment
10 $3,500,000 Unilazer Ventures Ecommerce Investment
11 $3,000,000 Mac & Mia Consortium Ecommerce Investment
12 $2,000,000 Shoptalk Consortium Ecommerce Investment
13 $1,800,000 The Artling Edipresse Media Ecommerce Investment
14 $1,800,000 SPOKE Undisclosed Ecommerce Investment
15 $1,601,827 VINO75 Invitalia Ventures, SICI Sgr Ecommerce Investment
16 $1,359,457 Le Col Undisclosed Ecommerce Investment
17 $1,258,635 MyShowcase Undisclosed Ecommerce Investment
18 $1,200,000 Artemest Consortium Ecommerce Investment
19 $1,000,000 Leflair Consortium Ecommerce Investment
20 $662,500 Troubadour Goods Undisclosed Ecommerce Investment

More information

  1. Magento Commerce scores $250 mln from Hillhouse (PE HUB)
  2. Lenovo Capital Co-Leads $100M Round In Miss Fresh (China Money Network)
  3. Grabs ShoeBuy for $70M as Walmart Expands E-Commerce Arsenal (Xconomy)
  4. Flower delivery startup The Bouqs raises $24 million to grow past its many competitors (TechCrunch)
  5. NA-KD Raises €14M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  6. Rockets of Awesome, which sends parents curated boxes of kid apparel, just raised $12.5 million (TechCrunch)
  7. Kingdom Death nears $10 million, is most Kickstarted game ever (Kitguru)
  8. My 1st Years, a startup that sells personalised gifts for babies and children, raises further £5M (TechCrunch)
  9. Stadium Goods raises $4.6 million to sell sought-after sneakers and streetwear (TechCrunch)
  10. Ronnie Screwvala ups stake in Lenskart, invests $3.5 mn more (Next Big What)
  11. Children’s Apparel Service Mac & Mia Raises $3.0MM in Seed Funding to Continue Winning Back Hours of Time for Busy Parents (Chicago Ventures)
  12. Shoptalk Secures $2 Million Venture Capital Investment to Launch Shoptalk Europe (PR Newswire)
  13. Singapore’s The Artling raises $1.8m series A to be the go-to online art gallery for Asia (Tech In Asia)
  14. Mens fashion tech disruptor Spoke raises $1.8m late Seed (Tech City News)
  15. Vino75 Raises €1.5M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  16. Yanto Barker’s Le Col Closes Crowdcube Initiative With Over £1.1 Million in Funding (Crowdfund Insider)
  18. Artemest Raises $1.2M in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Exclusive: 500 Startups-backed e-commerce startup Leflair bags $1m funding (Deal Street Asia)
  20. Troubadour Goods Closes Seedrs Campaign With Nearly £530,000 in Funding (Crowdfund Insider)