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Top Deals for February 2015

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$1,000,000,000UberUndisclosedTransactionsInvestment
2$600,000,000Kuaidi DacheConsortiumMobile & AppsInvestment
3$590,000,000Meizu Alibaba Group Holding LimitedHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
4$485,000,000SnapchatConsortiumMobile & AppsInvestment
5$350,000,000Annapurna LabsAmazonSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
6$350,000,000Ele.meTencent, Sequoia CapitalTransactionsInvestment
7$324,510,900Delivery HeroUndisclosedTransactionsInvestment
8$280,000,000Travelocity ExpediaTransactionsAcquisition
9$270,000,000Conductor ConsortiumMarketingInvestment
10$250,000,000LyftConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
11$220,000,000InstacartConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
12$200,000,000Social Finance ConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
13$200,000,000Panaya InfosysSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
14$186,000,000lynda.com ConsortiumMediaInvestment
15$171,117,750Talabat.comRocket InternetTransactionsAcquisition
16$161,000,000Wanda E-commerceCentec Networks, Xude RendaoEcommerceInvestment
17$143,500,000AccelaConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
18$140,000,000Jet ConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
19$140,000,000XeroAccel Partners, Matrix Capital ManagementSoftware & ServicesInvestment
20$134,000,000Eat24YelpTransactionsAcquisition

More information

  1. Uber Expands Funding Round by $1 Billion (CNBC)
  2. KuaiDi Dache Raises US$600M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  3. Meizu Receives US$590M Minority Investment from Alibaba (FinSMEs)
  4. Snapchat Raises $485M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  5. Amazon buys secretive chip maker Annapurna Labs for $350 million (Extreme Tech)
  6. Food Delivery Service Ele.me Raises $350M From Tencent, Sequoia Capital (TechCrunch)
  7. Delivery Hero Raises €287M in Financing (FinSMEs)
  8. Expedia Inc acquires Travelocity in $280 million deal (Reuters)
  9. Conductor Proves Web Presence Management Is A Real Thing With $27 Million In Series D (TechCrunch)
  10. Lyft Seeks To Raise Another $250 Million At A $2 Billion Valuation (TechCrunch)
  11. Instacart Closes $220M Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  12. Social Finance Raises $200M in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  13. Infosys Acquires SaaS Provider Panaya In Deal Valued At $200M (TechCrunch)
  14. lynda.com Receives $186M Investment (FinSMEs)
  15. Rocket Internet Acquires Talabat.com for €150M (FinSMEs)
  16. Wanda E-commerce Raises $161M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  17. Accela Closes $143.5M in Financing (FinSMEs)
  18. Jet Raises $140M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Xero raises $140 million to fund US and UK growth (StartupSmart)
  20. Yelp Acquires Eat24 for $134M (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Acquisitions for February 2015

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$350,000,000Annapurna LabsAmazonSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
2$280,000,000Travelocity ExpediaTransactionsAcquisition
3$200,000,000Panaya InfosysSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
4$171,117,750Talabat.comRocket InternetTransactionsAcquisition
5$134,000,000Eat24YelpTransactionsAcquisition
6$125,000,000NetProspex Dun & BradstreetMarketingAcquisition
7$100,000,000SunriseMicrosoftMobile & AppsAcquisition
8$36,000,000Code SchoolPluralsightSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
9$33,000,000YashiNexstar BroadcastingMarketingAcquisition
10$21,000,000American HealthCare Lending Prosper MarketplaceTransactionsAcquisition
11$20,750,000SocialMoovMarin SoftwareMarketingAcquisition
12$14,800,000Muse & Co.MixiEcommerceAcquisition
13$7,769,500IconTechnologyOneSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
14$5,000,000WooplrHelion Venture PartnersMobile & AppsAcquisition
15UndisclosedeSharesUnion Square Ventures, Spark CapitalSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
16UndisclosedWit.aiFacebookSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
17UndisclosedQuickFire NetworksFacebookSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
18UndisclosedNewsfloElsevierSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
19UndisclosedNimbleTVSynacorMediaAcquisition
20UndisclosedPremiumBeatShutterstockSoftware & ServicesAcquisition

More information

  1. Amazon buys secretive chip maker Annapurna Labs for $350 million (Extreme Tech)
  2. Expedia Inc acquires Travelocity in $280 million deal (Reuters)
  3. Infosys Acquires SaaS Provider Panaya In Deal Valued At $200M (TechCrunch)
  4. Rocket Internet Acquires Talabat.com for €150M (FinSMEs)
  5. Yelp Acquires Eat24 for $134M (FinSMEs)
  6. Dun & Bradstreet Acquires NetProspex for $125M (FinSMEs)
  7. Microsoft Is Acquiring Calendar App Sunrise For North Of $100 Million (TechCrunch)
  8. Online Learning Service Pluralsight Acquires Code School For $36 Million (TechCrunch)
  9. Nexstar Broadcasting Acquires Yashi for $33M (FinSMEs)
  10. Prosper Marketplace Acquires American HealthCare Lending for $21M (FinSMEs)
  11. Marin Software Buys France’s SocialMoov For Up To $20.75M (TechCrunch)
  12. Not satisfied with Monster Strike, Mixi acquires Japanese fashion startup (Tech In Asia)
  13. TechnologyOne acquires Icon for AUD 10 mln (Telecompaper)
  14. Wooplr Lands $5 Million For Its Fashion Discovery Service In India (TechCrunch)
  15. eShares Raises Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  16. Facebook Acquires Wit.ai (FinSMEs)
  17. Facebook Acquires QuickFire Networks (FinSMEs)
  18. Elsevier Acquires Newsflo (FinSMEs)
  19. Synacor Acquires NimbleTV, Startup That Streamed Live TV Online (Variety)
  20. Shutterstock Acquires Rex Features And PremiumBeat (TechCrunch)

Top 20 Investments for February 2015

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$1,000,000,000UberUndisclosedTransactionsInvestment
2$600,000,000Kuaidi DacheConsortiumMobile & AppsInvestment
3$590,000,000Meizu Alibaba Group Holding LimitedHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
4$485,000,000SnapchatConsortiumMobile & AppsInvestment
5$350,000,000Ele.meTencent, Sequoia CapitalTransactionsInvestment
6$324,510,900Delivery HeroUndisclosedTransactionsInvestment
7$270,000,000Conductor ConsortiumMarketingInvestment
8$250,000,000LyftConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
9$220,000,000InstacartConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
10$200,000,000Social Finance ConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
11$186,000,000lynda.com ConsortiumMediaInvestment
12$161,000,000Wanda E-commerceCentec Networks, Xude RendaoEcommerceInvestment
13$143,500,000AccelaConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
14$140,000,000Jet ConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
15$140,000,000XeroAccel Partners, Matrix Capital ManagementSoftware & ServicesInvestment
16$126,000,000HelloFreshRocket Internet, Insight Venture PartnersTransactionsInvestment
17$125,000,000kCuraICONIQ CapitalSoftware & ServicesInvestment
18$117,000,000Taboola ConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
19$115,000,000Sigfox UndisclosedSoftware & ServicesInvestment
20$100,000,000Beibei.comConsortiumEcommerceInvestment

More information

  1. Uber Expands Funding Round by $1 Billion (CNBC)
  2. KuaiDi Dache Raises US$600M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  3. Meizu Receives US$590M Minority Investment from Alibaba (FinSMEs)
  4. Snapchat Raises $485M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  5. Food Delivery Service Ele.me Raises $350M From Tencent, Sequoia Capital (TechCrunch)
  6. Delivery Hero Raises €287M in Financing (FinSMEs)
  7. Conductor Proves Web Presence Management Is A Real Thing With $27 Million In Series D (TechCrunch)
  8. Lyft Seeks To Raise Another $250 Million At A $2 Billion Valuation (TechCrunch)
  9. Instacart Closes $220M Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  10. Social Finance Raises $200M in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  11. lynda.com Receives $186M Investment (FinSMEs)
  12. Wanda E-commerce Raises $161M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  13. Accela Closes $143.5M in Financing (FinSMEs)
  14. Jet Raises $140M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. Xero raises $140 million to fund US and UK growth (StartupSmart)
  16. HelloFresh Raises $126M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  17. kCura Raises $125M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  18. Taboola Completes $117M Series E Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Sigfox Secures $115M Round of Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Capital Today, New Horizon Lead $100M Series C In Beibei.Com (China Money Network)

Top 20 Ecommerce Deals for February 2015

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$161,000,000Wanda E-commerceCentec Networks, Xude RendaoEcommerceInvestment
2$140,000,000Jet ConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
3$100,000,000Beibei.comConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
4$100,000,000YmatouSailing Capital InternationalEcommerceInvestment
5$60,000,000Moda OperandiConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
6$52,090,425windeln.deGoldman Sachs, DN CapitalEcommerceInvestment
7$40,000,000Mister SpexConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
8$29,472,375Westwing ConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
9$27,853,750navabi ConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
10$26,000,000BrainbeesConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
11$25,000,000Boxed ConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
12$18,744,430Home24 UndisclosedEcommerceInvestment
13$16,000,000Nasty Gal Ron Johnson, Index VenturesEcommerceInvestment
14$14,800,000Muse & Co.MixiEcommerceAcquisition
15$12,289,200Wirkaufens ConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
16$11,000,000ShopaOctopus Investments, Notion CapitalEcommerceInvestment
17$9,000,000Move Loot ConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
18$8,800,000Le ToteConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
19$4,000,000Mack Weldon ConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
20$2,500,000Dering Hall ConsortiumEcommerceInvestment

More information

  1. Wanda E-commerce Raises $161M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  2. Jet Raises $140M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  3. Capital Today, New Horizon Lead $100M Series C In Beibei.Com (China Money Network)
  4. Cross-border Shopping Site Ymatou Pockets US$100M Series B Funding (TechNode)
  5. Moda Operandi Closes $60M Series E Financing (FinSMEs)
  6. windeln.de Raises €45M (FinSMEs)
  7. Mister Spex Raises $40M Financing Round (FinSMEs)
  8. Westwing Raises €25M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  9. navabi Raises €25M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  10. Brainbees Solutions Raises $26M in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  11. Boxed Completes $25m Series B Funding Round (FinSMEs)
  12. Home24 Receives €15.9M Financing (FinSMEs)
  13. Nasty Gal Raises $16M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  14. Not satisfied with Monster Strike, Mixi acquires Japanese fashion startup (Tech In Asia)
  15. Wirkaufens Raises €11M in Venture Capital Funding (FinSMEs)
  16. Shopa Raises $11M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  17. Move Loot Raises $9m in Funding (FinSMEs)
  18. Le Tote Raises $8.8M in Series A funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Mack Weldon Raises $4M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Dering Hall Raises $2.5M in Series A Funding; Acquires Doodle Home (FinSMEs)