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Top 20 Deals for June 2015

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$4,400,000,000AOLVerizonMediaAcquisition
2$3,000,000,000Aruba NetworksHewlett-PackardHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
3$1,500,000,000Lynda.comLinkedInMediaAcquisition
4$1,200,000,000VirtustreamEMCSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
5$1,000,000,000UberUndisclosedTransactionsInvestment
6$1,000,000,000Coupang SoftBankEcommerceInvestment
7$810,000,000TrustwaveSingtelSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
8$687,000,000Menulog GroupJust EatTransactionsAcquisition
9$671,000,000eLongCtripTransactionsAcquisition
10$600,000,000Kuaidi DacheConsortiumMobile & AppsInvestment
11$590,000,000Meizu Alibaba Group Holding LimitedHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
12$589,000,000Yemeksepeti Delivery HeroTransactionsAcquisition
13$537,000,000SnapchatConsortiumMobile & AppsInvestment
14$530,000,000LyftRakutenTransactionsInvestment
15$526,000,000SpotifyConsortiumMobile & AppsInvestment
16$500,000,000ZenefitsConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
17$500,000,000Tuniu JDTransactionsInvestment
18$500,000,000Qunar Silver LakeTransactionsInvestment
19$500,000,000WishDST CapitalEcommerceInvestment
20$485,000,000SnapchatConsortiumMobile & AppsInvestment

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  1. Verizon Agrees to Buy AOL for $4.4 Billion (Wall Street Journal)
  2. HP to acquire Aruba Networks for about $3B (CNBC)
  3. LinkedIn to Acquire Lynda.com for $1.5BN (FinSMEs)
  4. EMC Continues Shift To Cloud With $1.2B Virtustream Purchase (TechCrunch)
  5. Uber Expands Funding Round by $1 Billion (CNBC)
  6. Coupang Receives $1BN in Funding (FinSMEs)
  7. Singtel buys US cybersecurity firm for US$810M (Tech In Asia)
  8. Just Eat Snaps Up Menulog For $687M To Enter Australia And New Zealand (TechCrunch)
  9. Expedia gives up on China partner, sells off $671M majority stake in eLong (Tech In Asia)
  10. KuaiDi Dache Raises US$600M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  11. Meizu Receives US$590M Minority Investment from Alibaba (FinSMEs)
  12. Delivery Hero Eats Up Turkey’s Yemeksepeti For A Record $589M (TechCrunch)
  13. Snapchat Closes Another Massive Funding Round — $537 Million (Re/code)
  14. Lyft Raises $530M in Series E Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. These Are The Companies That Just Gave Spotify Half A Billion Dollars (Forbes)
  16. Zenefits Raises $500M Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  17. Chinese travel site Tuniu gets $500M injection, JD now biggest shareholder (Tech In Asia)
  18. Chinese Travel Platform Qunar Raises $500M, Turns Down Ctrip Acquisition Offer (TechCrunch)
  19. Sources: DST Global Led Mobile Shopping App Wish’s $500M Round (TechCrunch)
  20. Snapchat Raises $485M in Funding (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Investments for June 2015

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$1,000,000,000UberUndisclosedTransactionsInvestment
2$1,000,000,000Coupang SoftBankEcommerceInvestment
3$600,000,000Kuaidi DacheConsortiumMobile & AppsInvestment
4$590,000,000Meizu Alibaba Group Holding LimitedHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
5$537,000,000SnapchatConsortiumMobile & AppsInvestment
6$530,000,000LyftRakutenTransactionsInvestment
7$526,000,000SpotifyConsortiumMobile & AppsInvestment
8$500,000,000ZenefitsConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
9$500,000,000Tuniu JDTransactionsInvestment
10$500,000,000Qunar Silver LakeTransactionsInvestment
11$500,000,000WishDST CapitalEcommerceInvestment
12$485,000,000SnapchatConsortiumMobile & AppsInvestment
13$367,000,000PinterestUndisclosedMediaInvestment
14$350,000,000Ele.meTencent, Sequoia CapitalTransactionsInvestment
15$324,510,900Delivery HeroUndisclosedTransactionsInvestment
16$315,000,000OlaConsortiumMobile & AppsInvestment
17$275,000,000Affirm ConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
18$270,000,000Conductor ConsortiumMarketingInvestment
19$250,000,000LyftConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
20$241,000,000BaiheUndisclosedTransactionsInvestment

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  1. Uber Expands Funding Round by $1 Billion (CNBC)
  2. Coupang Receives $1BN in Funding (FinSMEs)
  3. KuaiDi Dache Raises US$600M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  4. Meizu Receives US$590M Minority Investment from Alibaba (FinSMEs)
  5. Snapchat Closes Another Massive Funding Round — $537 Million (Re/code)
  6. Lyft Raises $530M in Series E Funding (FinSMEs)
  7. These Are The Companies That Just Gave Spotify Half A Billion Dollars (Forbes)
  8. Zenefits Raises $500M Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  9. Chinese travel site Tuniu gets $500M injection, JD now biggest shareholder (Tech In Asia)
  10. Chinese Travel Platform Qunar Raises $500M, Turns Down Ctrip Acquisition Offer (TechCrunch)
  11. Sources: DST Global Led Mobile Shopping App Wish’s $500M Round (TechCrunch)
  12. Snapchat Raises $485M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  13. Pinterest raises $367M at $11B valuation with a look toward international expansion (VentureBeat)
  14. Food Delivery Service Ele.me Raises $350M From Tencent, Sequoia Capital (TechCrunch)
  15. Delivery Hero Raises €287M in Financing (FinSMEs)
  16. Ola raises blockbuster $315M funding to stay ahead of Uber in India (Tech In Asia)
  17. Affirm Raises $275M in Debt and Equity Financing (FinSMEs)
  18. Conductor Proves Web Presence Management Is A Real Thing With $27 Million In Series D (TechCrunch)
  19. Lyft Seeks To Raise Another $250 Million At A $2 Billion Valuation (TechCrunch)
  20. Baihe, a Chinese dating site where users flaunt their financial standing, bags $241M (Tech In Asia)

Top 20 Transaction Deals for June 2015

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$1,000,000,000UberUndisclosedTransactionsInvestment
2$687,000,000Menulog GroupJust EatTransactionsAcquisition
3$671,000,000eLongCtripTransactionsAcquisition
4$589,000,000Yemeksepeti Delivery HeroTransactionsAcquisition
5$530,000,000LyftRakutenTransactionsInvestment
6$500,000,000Tuniu JDTransactionsInvestment
7$500,000,000Qunar Silver LakeTransactionsInvestment
8$410,000,000OverDriveRakutenTransactionsAcquisition
9$350,000,000Ele.meTencent, Sequoia CapitalTransactionsInvestment
10$324,510,900Delivery HeroUndisclosedTransactionsInvestment
11$280,000,000Travelocity ExpediaTransactionsAcquisition
12$275,000,000Affirm ConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
13$250,000,000LyftConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
14$241,000,000BaiheUndisclosedTransactionsInvestment
15$233,000,000DocuSignBrookside Capital, Bain Capital VenturesTransactionsInvestment
16$220,000,000InstacartConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
17$215,351,910Quandoo RecruitTransactionsAcquisition
18$200,000,000Social Finance ConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
19$171,117,750Talabat.comRocket InternetTransactionsAcquisition
20$171,000,000WahandaRecruitTransactionsAcquisition

More information

  1. Facing Demand, Uber Expands Funding Round by $1 Billion (NY Times)
  2. Just Eat Snaps Up Menulog For $687M To Enter Australia And New Zealand (TechCrunch)
  3. Expedia gives up on China partner, sells off $671M majority stake in eLong (Tech In Asia)
  4. Delivery Hero Eats Up Turkey’s Yemeksepeti For A Record $589M (TechCrunch)
  5. Lyft Raises $530M in Series E Funding (FinSMEs)
  6. Chinese travel site Tuniu gets $500M injection, JD now biggest shareholder (Tech In Asia)
  7. Chinese Travel Platform Qunar Raises $500M, Turns Down Ctrip Acquisition Offer (TechCrunch)
  8. Rakuten Buys Ebook And Audiobook Platform OverDrive For $410M (TechCrunch)
  9. Food Delivery Service Ele.me Raises $350M From Tencent, Sequoia Capital (TechCrunch)
  10. Delivery Hero Raises €287M in Financing (FinSMEs)
  11. Expedia Inc acquires Travelocity in $280 million deal (Reuters)
  12. Affirm Raises $275M in Debt and Equity Financing (FinSMEs)
  13. Lyft Seeks To Raise Another $250 Million At A $2 Billion Valuation (TechCrunch)
  14. Baihe, a Chinese dating site where users flaunt their financial standing, bags $241M (Tech In Asia)
  15. DocuSign Raises Additional $233M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  16. Instacart Closes $220M Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  17. Recruit Acquires Quandoo for €198.6M (FinSMEs)
  18. Social Finance Raises $200M in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Rocket Internet Acquires Talabat.com for €150M (FinSMEs)
  20. Recruit Acquires Majority Stake In European Hair And Beauty Marketplace Wahanda For $171M (TechCrunch)

Top 20 North American Deals for June 2015

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$4,400,000,000AOLVerizonMediaAcquisition
2$3,000,000,000Aruba NetworksHewlett-PackardHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
3$1,500,000,000Lynda.comLinkedInMediaAcquisition
4$1,200,000,000VirtustreamEMCSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
5$1,000,000,000UberUndisclosedTransactionsInvestment
6$810,000,000TrustwaveSingtelSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
7$537,000,000SnapchatConsortiumMobile & AppsInvestment
8$530,000,000LyftRakutenTransactionsInvestment
9$500,000,000ZenefitsConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
10$500,000,000WishDST CapitalEcommerceInvestment
11$485,000,000SnapchatConsortiumMobile & AppsInvestment
12$410,000,000OverDriveRakutenTransactionsAcquisition
13$367,000,000PinterestUndisclosedMediaInvestment
14$280,000,000Travelocity ExpediaTransactionsAcquisition
15$275,000,000Affirm ConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
16$270,000,000Conductor ConsortiumMarketingInvestment
17$250,000,000LyftConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
18$233,000,000DocuSignBrookside Capital, Bain Capital VenturesTransactionsInvestment
19$220,000,000InstacartConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
20$200,000,000Social Finance ConsortiumTransactionsInvestment

More information

  1. Verizon Agrees to Buy AOL for $4.4 Billion (Wall Street Journal)
  2. HP to acquire Aruba Networks for about $3B (CNBC)
  3. LinkedIn to Acquire Lynda.com for $1.5BN (FinSMEs)
  4. EMC Continues Shift To Cloud With $1.2B Virtustream Purchase (TechCrunch)
  5. Facing Demand, Uber Expands Funding Round by $1 Billion (NY Times)
  6. Singtel buys US cybersecurity firm for US$810M (Tech In Asia)
  7. Snapchat Closes Another Massive Funding Round — $537 Million (Re/code)
  8. Lyft Raises $530M in Series E Funding (FinSMEs)
  9. Zenefits Raises $500M Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  10. Sources: DST Global Led Mobile Shopping App Wish’s $500M Round (TechCrunch)
  11. Snapchat Raises $485M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  12. Rakuten Buys Ebook And Audiobook Platform OverDrive For $410M (TechCrunch)
  13. Pinterest raises $367M at $11B valuation with a look toward international expansion (VentureBeat)
  14. Expedia Inc acquires Travelocity in $280 million deal (Reuters)
  15. Affirm Raises $275M in Debt and Equity Financing (FinSMEs)
  16. Conductor Proves Web Presence Management Is A Real Thing With $27 Million In Series D (TechCrunch)
  17. Lyft Seeks To Raise Another $250 Million At A $2 Billion Valuation (TechCrunch)
  18. DocuSign Raises Additional $233M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Instacart Closes $220M Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  20. Social Finance Raises $200M in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)