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Top 20 Ecommerce Deals for July 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $3,350,000,000 PetSmart Ecommerce Acquisition
2 $1,400,000,000 Flipkart Tencent Holdings, eBay, Microsoft Ecommerce Investment
3 $325,000,000 Peloton Consortium Ecommerce Investment
4 $310,000,000 Bonobos Walmart Ecommerce Acquisition
5 $250,000,000 Magento Commerce Hillhouse Capital Group Ecommerce Investment
6 $177,000,000 Paytm Ecommerce Alibaba Group, SAIF Partners Ecommerce Investment
7 $140,000,000 James Allen Francisco Partners Ecommerce Investment
8 $140,000,000 Skip Hop Carter’s Ecommerce Acquisition
9 $106,795,000 Picnic Consortium Ecommerce Investment
10 $100,000,000 MissFresh Consortium Ecommerce Investment
11 $95,448,600 Click Energy Click Energy Pty Ltd Ecommerce Acquisition
12 $71,000,000 Flipkart Naspers Ecommerce Investment
13 $70,000,000 ShoeBuy Ecommerce Acquisition
14 $69,000,000 Naspers Ecommerce Investment
15 $65,000,000 Spring Inc Consortium Ecommerce Investment
16 $63,260,000 Boohoo Undisclosed Ecommerce Investment
17 $53,000,000 IDG Capital Partners Ecommerce Investment
18 $51,000,000 Moosejaw Walmart Ecommerce Acquisition
19 $50,000,000 Brandless Consortium Ecommerce Investment
20 $50,000,000 The RealReal Great Hill Partners, Ecommerce Investment

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  1. PetSmart is acquiring for $3.35 billion in the largest e-commerce acquisition ever (Recode)
  2. Flipkart lands $1.4B from Microsoft, eBay, Tencent as India online retail battle with Amazon continues (Geekwire)
  3. Peloton Closes $325M Series E Financing (Business Wire)
  4. Walmart to buy Bonobos for $310M as it doubles down on fashion (TechCrunch)
  5. Magento Commerce scores $250 mln from Hillhouse (PE HUB)
  6. Alibaba takes lead in India’s Paytm Ecommerce with fresh $177m funding (Tech In Asia)
  7. James Allen Owner Receives $140 Million Investment (JCK)
  8. BRIEF-Carter’s acquires Skip Hop Holdings for $140 mln in cash (Reuters)
  9. Dutch grocery delivery startup Picnic picks up historic €100mm funding round after only 1.5 years (The Next Web)
  10. Lenovo Capital Co-Leads $100M Round In Miss Fresh (China Money Network)
  11. Click Energy IPO pre-empted by $120m acquisition by Amaysim (AFR)
  12. Naspers Invests $71 Mn In Flipkart To Take Holdings Up To 16.5% (Inc42)
  13. Grabs ShoeBuy for $70M as Walmart Expands E-Commerce Arsenal (Xconomy)
  14. Naspers Invests $69 Million Into South African E-Commerce Business Takealot, Takes Its Shareholding To Over 50% (iAfrican)
  15. Fidelity is betting $65 million that the Spring app can be a department store of the future (Recode)
  16. Boohoo raises £50m for new warehouse as sales double (International Business Times)
  17. China Digest: IDG leads $53m funding in; Kaitai backs Niuniuqiche (Deal Street Asia)
  18. Walmart acquires outdoor retailer Moosejaw for $51 million (TechCrunch)
  19. With $50 million in funding, Brandless sells everyday essentials for $3 each (TechCrunch)
  20. The RealReal ropes in $50 million in new funding (TechCrunch)

Top 20 Hardware & Infrastructure Deals for July 2017

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 $600,000,000 NIO Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
3 $456,000,000 PlusServer BC Partners Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
4 $400,000,000 Microvast Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
5 $200,000,000 View TIAA, BlackRock Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
6 $180,000,000 Mobvoi Inc. Volkswagen Group Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
7 $170,000,000 Casper Target Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
8 $159,000,000 Nauto Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
9 $145,484,824 3G Mobile Blue Label Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
10 $141,000,000 Robopolis iRobot Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
11 $140,000,000 Proterra Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
12 $109,000,000 Ring Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
13 $100,000,000 CleanMax Solar Warburg Pincus Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
14 $100,000,000 Automatic Sirius XM Radio, Inc. Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
15 $91,000,000 Golan Telecom Electra Consumer Products Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
16 $77,000,000 Quintel Technology Cirtek Holdings Philippines Corp. Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
17 $60,000,000 Geek+ Warburg Pincus, Volcanics Venture Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
18 $60,000,000 Valens Semiconductor Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
19 $60,000,000 Lytro Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
20 $58,000,000 Royole Corporation Zhongtai Chuanghui Equity Investment Fund Hardware & Infrastructure Investment

More information

  1. China’s Largest Chipmaker Secures $22 Billion to Expand Globally (Bloomberg)
  2. Tencent, Baidu Lead $600M Round In Chinese Electric Vehicle Maker NIO (China Money Network)
  3. GoDaddy sells PlusServer for $456M, kills off its AWS-style cloud services (TechCrunch)
  4. CITIC Securities Leads $400M Round In EV Battery Maker Microvast (China money network)
  5. Milpitas ‘smart glass’ startup raises $200M to take on the real estate world (Silicon Valley Business Journals)
  6. Volkswagen invests $180m in Google-backed Chinese startup Mobvoi Inc. (Deal Street Asia)
  7. Casper, Mattress Maker, Raises $170 Million and Plans I.P.O. (Rightrelevance)
  8. Nauto raises $159M to fuel expansion of its autonomous driving data platform (TechCrunch)
  9. Blue Label to buy 3G Mobile for R1.9bn (Tech Central)
  10. iRobot to acquire its biggest European distributor for $141M (TechCrunch )
  11. This electric bus company just raised $140 million (TechCrunch)
  12. Ring raises $109M to help build safer neighbourhoods, sights still set on IPO (TechCrunch)
  13. Warburg Pincus invests $100 million in CleanMax Solar (
  14. SiriusXM acquires connected car company Automatic for over $100M (TechCrunch)
  15. Electra Acquires Golan Telecom For $91 Million (News18)
  16. Cirtek Holdings Philippines acquires US antenna firm Quintel for $77m (Deal Street Asia)
  17. China warehouse robot developer gets $60m Series B (Asian Venture Capital Journal )
  18. Israeli car chip co Valens raises $60m (Globes)
  19. Lytro Raises $60M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Chinese Rollable Display Firm Royole Raises $58M From Beijing Investment Firm (China Money Network)

Top 20 Software & Services Deals for July 2017


Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $4,700,000,000 DigitalGlobe MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Software & Services Acquisition
2 $3,700,000,000 AppDynamics Cisco Software & Services Acquisition
3 $1,100,000,000 CoverMyMeds McKesson Software & Services Acquisition
4 $1,000,000,000 Vantage Data Centers Digital Bridge Holdings Software & Services Acquisition
5 $900,000,000 Telvent DTN TBG Treuhand Günthardt AG Software & Services Acquisition
6 $800,000,000 Verily Temasek Holdings Software & Services Investment
7 $650,000,000 SimpliVity Hewlett Packard Enterprise Software & Services Acquisition
8 $614,000,000 Veracode CA Technologies Software & Services Acquisition
9 $610,000,000 Viptela Cisco Software & Services Acquisition
10 $502,000,000 Improbable Consortium Software & Services Investment
11 $500,000,000 Outcome Health Consortium Software & Services Investment
12 $462,000,000 Jive Software Aurea Software Software & Services Acquisition
13 $425,000,000 Trello Atlassian Software & Services Acquisition
14 $410,000,000 SenseTime Consortium Software & Services Investment
15 $400,000,000 Unity Technologies Silver Lake Partners Software & Services Investment
16 $400,000,000 BlueCat Madison Dearborn Partners Software & Services Acquisition
17 $400,000,000 AirTrunk Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
18 $370,000,000 Comptel Nokia Software & Services Acquisition
19 $360,000,000 Tata Technologies Warburg Pincus Software & Services Investment
20 $350,000,000 DotC Dalian Zeus Entertainment Software & Services Investment

More information

  1. Richmond’s MDA to acquire U.S. satellite firm DigitalGlobe in $4.7b deal (Business Vancouver)
  2. Cisco to Buy Software Maker AppDynamics for $3.7 Billion (Bloomberg)
  3. McKesson to buy CoverMyMeds for $1.1 bln (PE HUB)
  4. Digital Bridge to acquire Vantage Data Centers for $1 billion – sources (Europe Breaking News)
  5. Schneider Agrees to Sell Telvent DTN to TBG for $900 Million (Bloomberg)
  6. Alphabet’s health-tech company Verily gets $800 million from Singapore investment firm Temasek (VentureBeat)
  7. HPE acquires SimpliVity for $650M in cash (TechCrunch)
  8. Veracode bought by CA Technologies for $614 million (Boston Globe)
  9. Cisco scoops up yet another cloud company, acquiring SD-WAN startup Viptela for $610M (TechCrunch)
  10. London-based AI and simulation start-up Improbable bags $502m in funding from SoftBank (Computing UK)
  11. A healthcare firm that wants to create ‘an exam room that knows you’ just landed a $5.5 billion valuation (Business Insider Australia)
  12. Collaboration software company Jive to be acquired by Aurea for $462 million (TechCrunch)
  13. Atlassian to Acquire Trello, for $425M (FinSMEs)
  14. Chinese AI Start-Up SenseTime Raises $410 Million Series B Round (China Money Network)
  15. Unity, whose software powers half of all new mobile games, lands $400 million from Silver Lake (TechCrunch)
  16. Hyatt brothers strike again: Toronto tech entrepreneurs sell BlueCat Networks for $400-million (The Globe and Mail)
  17. APAC data centre startup raises $400m led by Goldman Sachs and TPG Capital (Data/Economy)
  18. Nokia to buy Comptel for $370M as it pushes deeper into carrier software (TechCrunch)
  19. Warburg Pincus to devote $360M to Tata Technologies (PitchBook Blog)
  20. China: QianCheng Tech closes $30m series B; DotC United raises $350m (Deal Street Asia)

Top 20 Transactions Deals for July 2017

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Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $5,500,000,000 Didi Chuxing Consortium Transactions Investment
2 $2,000,000,000 Grab Didi Chuxing, SoftBank Transactions Investment
3 $1,759,560,000 Bambora Ingenico Group Transactions Acquisition
4 $1,400,000,000 Paytm SoftBank Transactions Investment
5 $1,200,000,000 Go-Jek Tencent Holdings Transactions Investment
6 $1,000,000,000 Consortium Transactions Investment
7 $700,000,000 Ofo Alibaba Transactions Investment
8 $700,000,000 ofo Consortium Transactions Investment
9 $675,000,000 Cambridge Global Payments FleetCor Technologies Transactions Acquisition
10 $650,000,000 Amazon Transactions Acquisition
11 $613,851,385 Tian Tian Express Suning Commerce Group Transactions Acquisition
12 $600,000,000 Mobike Consortium Transactions Investment
13 $600,000,000 Lyft Undisclosed Transactions Investment
14 $579,400,000 Yixin Capital Consortium Transactions Investment
15 $500,000,000 Kabbage Undisclosed Transactions Investment
16 $500,000,000 SoFi Consortium Transactions Investment
17 $500,000,000 Uxin Consortium Transactions Investment
18 $450,000,000 Ofo Consortium Transactions Investment
19 $447,800,000 Airbnb Consortium Transactions Investment
20 $425,100,150 Delivery Hero Naspers Transactions Investment

More information

  1. China’s ride-hailing giant Didi raises $5.5 billion, valuing it at $50 billion (CNBC)
  2. Didi and SoftBank are investing $2 billion in ride-hail company Grab (Recode)
  3. Ingenico buys Bambora in €1.5 billion deal (MarketWatch)
  4. Paytm raises $1.4 billion from Softbank, valuation jumps to over $8 billion (The Economic Times)
  5. Indonesia’s Uber rival Go-Jek raises $1.2 billion led by Tencent at a $3 billion valuation (TechCrunch)
  6. Secures over $1 Billion in Funding (FinSMEs)
  7. Chinese bike-sharing startup Ofo raises $700M led by Alibaba (TechCrunch)
  8. Bike rental startup ofo announces $700 m series E funding led by Alibaba (Technode (China))
  9. FleetCor To Buy Cambridge Global Payments For $675M (PYMNTS)
  10. Amazon to acquire Souq, a Middle East clone once valued at $1B, for $650M (TechCrunch)
  11. Suning Commerce Group to buy Tiantian Express for 4.25 billion yuan (China Daily )
  12. China’s Mobike raises $600M to expand its bikes on-demand service worldwide (TechCrunch)
  13. Lyft raises $600 million (CNBC)
  14. Yixin Capital raises $579.4m from Tencent, others (Deal Street Asia)
  15. Kabbage nabs $500M for small business loans (TechCrunch)
  16. SoFi closes in on $500m funding round – Bloomberg (Finextra)
  17. TPG Co-Leads $500M Funding In Online Used Car Dealership Uxin (China Money Network)
  18. China’s newest source of on-demand hype, rental bicycles, gets its first unicorn (TechCrunch)
  19. Airbnb closes $1B round at $31B valuation, profitable as of 2H 2016, no plans for IPO (TechCrunch)
  20. Naspers invests €387M in European food delivery business Delivery Hero (TechCrunch)