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Top 20 Transactions Deals for 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $3,500,000,000 Trulia Zillow Transactions Acquisition
2 $1,650,000,000 Mercury Payment Vantiv Transactions Acquisition
3 $1,200,000,000 Uber Consortium Transactions Investment
4 $658,969,500 Wotif Expedia Transactions Acquisition
5 $523,500,000 Jobstreet Seek Transactions Acquisition
6 $475,000,000 Airbnb Consortium Transactions Investment
7 $260,000,000 Ticket Monster Groupon Transactions Acquisition
8 $250,000,000 Lyft Consortium Transactions Investment
9 $200,000,000 LegalZoom Permira Transactions Acquisition
10 $200,000,000 Viator TripAdvisor Transactions Acquisition
11 $200,000,000 LY.com Ctrip Transactions Investment
12 $195,000,000 China South City Holdings Tencent Transactions Investment
13 $150,000,000 Houzz Undisclosed Transactions Investment
14 $140,000,000 Kobalt Music Group Consortium Transactions Investment
15 $135,000,000 Pluralsight Consortium Transactions Investment
16 $125,136,000 Klarna Consortium Transactions Acquisition
17 $120,000,000 Bright LinkedIn Transactions Acquisition
18 $112,000,000 Borro Victory Park Capital Transactions Investment
19 $100,000,000 BlaBlaCar Consortium Transactions Investment
20 $100,000,000 Tujia.com Consortium Transactions Investment

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  1. Zillow To Acquire Trulia In $3.5B Stock-For-Stock Deal (TechCrunch)
  2. Vantiv Buys Mercury Payment From Silver Lake for $1.65 Billion (Bloomberg)
  3. Uber Closes $1.2BN Financing Round (FinSMEs)
  4. Expedia, Inc. Announces Agreement To Acquire Wotif Group (The Wall Street Journal)
  5. Australia’s Seek to Buy Jobstreet in $524 Million Deal (Wall Street Journal)
  6. Airbnb closes $475 million funding round (Fortune)
  7. Groupon’s $260M Acquisition Of Ticket Monster From LivingSocial Has Closed (TechCrunch)
  8. Ride-Sharing Firm Lyft Raises $250 Million, Eyes NYC Expansion (TIME)
  9. The $425M LegalZoom deal is a win for VCs, but less exciting for the company or LA (PandoDaily)
  10. Travel Site TripAdvisor To Acquire Viator For Approximately $200M (Forbes)
  11. China’s Ctrip invests over $200 million in an online ticketing site (Tech In Asia)
  12. Tencent Invests $195M In Logistics Firm China South City To Compete With Alibaba (TechCrunch)
  13. Home Deco Site Houzz Raises $150M At A $2.3B Post-Money Valuation (TechCrunch)
  14. Kobalt Raises $140M To Scale Up Its Digital Royalty Collection Business (TechCrunch)
  15. Pluralsight Closes $135M Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  16. Klarna Raised €90M to Acquire SOFORT (FinSMEs)
  17. LinkedIn makes its biggest acquisition by paying $120m for job matching service Bright (The Next Web)
  18. Borro Closes $112M Financing with Victory Park Capital (FinSMEs)
  19. BlaBlaCar Raises $100M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Online Vacation Home Rental Service Tujia Nets US$100M of Series C Funding (TechNode)

Top 20 Transactions Deals for 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $3,500,000,000 Trulia Zillow Transactions Acquisition
2 $1,650,000,000 Mercury Payment Vantiv Transactions Acquisition
3 $1,200,000,000 Uber Consortium Transactions Investment
4 $658,969,500 Wotif Expedia Transactions Acquisition
5 $523,500,000 Jobstreet Seek Transactions Acquisition
6 $450,000,000 Airbnb Consortium Transactions Investment
7 $260,000,000 Ticket Monster Groupon Transactions Acquisition
8 $250,000,000 Lyft Consortium Transactions Investment
9 $200,000,000 LegalZoom Permira Transactions Acquisition
10 $200,000,000 LY.com Ctrip Transactions Investment
11 $200,000,000 Viator TripAdvisor Transactions Acquisition
12 $195,000,000 China South City Holdings Tencent Transactions Investment
13 $150,000,000 Houzz Undisclosed Transactions Investment
14 $140,000,000 Kobalt Music Group Consortium Transactions Investment
15 $125,136,000 Klarna Consortium Transactions Acquisition
16 $120,000,000 Bright LinkedIn Transactions Acquisition
17 $112,000,000 Borro Victory Park Capital Transactions Investment
18 $100,000,000 Tujia.com Consortium Transactions Investment
19 $100,000,000 BlaBlaCar Consortium Transactions Investment
20 $93,661,150 Markco Media Monitise Transactions Acquisition

More information

  1. Zillow To Acquire Trulia In $3.5B Stock-For-Stock Deal (TechCrunch)
  2. Vantiv Buys Mercury Payment From Silver Lake for $1.65 Billion (Bloomberg)
  3. Uber Closes $1.2BN Financing Round (FinSMEs)
  4. Expedia, Inc. Announces Agreement To Acquire Wotif Group (The Wall Street Journal)
  5. Australia’s Seek to Buy Jobstreet in $524 Million Deal (Wall Street Journal)
  6. Airbnb raises $450m mega round – Investment Round Up (Redherring)
  7. Groupon’s $260M Acquisition Of Ticket Monster From LivingSocial Has Closed (TechCrunch)
  8. Ride-Sharing Firm Lyft Raises $250 Million, Eyes NYC Expansion (TIME)
  9. The $425M LegalZoom deal is a win for VCs, but less exciting for the company or LA (PandoDaily)
  10. China’s Ctrip invests over $200 million in an online ticketing site (Tech In Asia)
  11. Travel Site TripAdvisor To Acquire Viator For Approximately $200M (Forbes)
  12. Tencent Invests $195M In Logistics Firm China South City To Compete With Alibaba (TechCrunch)
  13. Home Deco Site Houzz Raises $150M At A $2.3B Post-Money Valuation (TechCrunch)
  14. Kobalt Raises $140M To Scale Up Its Digital Royalty Collection Business (TechCrunch)
  15. Klarna Raised €90M to Acquire SOFORT (FinSMEs)
  16. LinkedIn makes its biggest acquisition by paying $120m for job matching service Bright (The Next Web)
  17. Borro Closes $112M Financing with Victory Park Capital (FinSMEs)
  18. Online Vacation Home Rental Service Tujia Nets US$100M of Series C Funding (TechNode)
  19. BlaBlaCar Raises $100M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Monitise Acquires Markco Media For Up To £55M, Includes MyVoucherCodes And Last Second Tickets (TechCrunch)

Top 20 Transactions Deals for 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,650,000,000 Mercury Payment Vantiv Transactions Acquisition
2 $1,200,000,000 Uber Consortium Transactions Investment
3 $523,500,000 Jobstreet Seek Transactions Acquisition
4 $450,000,000 Airbnb Consortium Transactions Investment
5 $260,000,000 Ticket Monster Groupon Transactions Acquisition
6 $250,000,000 Lyft Consortium Transactions Investment
7 $200,000,000 LegalZoom Permira Transactions Acquisition
8 $200,000,000 LY.com Ctrip Transactions Investment
9 $195,000,000 China South City Holdings Tencent Transactions Investment
10 $150,000,000 Houzz Undisclosed Transactions Investment
11 $140,000,000 Kobalt Music Group Consortium Transactions Investment
12 $125,136,000 Klarna Consortium Transactions Acquisition
13 $120,000,000 Bright LinkedIn Transactions Acquisition
14 $112,000,000 Borro Victory Park Capital Transactions Investment
15 $100,000,000 Tujia.com Consortium Transactions Investment
16 $100,000,000 BlaBlaCar Consortium Transactions Investment
17 $93,661,150 Markco Media Monitise Transactions Acquisition
18 $90,000,000 Quikr Kinnevik Transactions Investment
19 $88,000,000 Delivery Hero Insight Venture Partners Transactions Investment
20 $85,000,000 Delivery Hero Consortium Transactions Investment

More information

  1. Vantiv Buys Mercury Payment From Silver Lake for $1.65 Billion (Bloomberg)
  2. Uber Closes $1.2BN Financing Round (FinSMEs)
  3. Australia’s Seek to Buy Jobstreet in $524 Million Deal (Wall Street Journal)
  4. Airbnb raises $450m mega round – Investment Round Up (Redherring)
  5. Groupon’s $260M Acquisition Of Ticket Monster From LivingSocial Has Closed (TechCrunch)
  6. Ride-Sharing Firm Lyft Raises $250 Million, Eyes NYC Expansion (TIME)
  7. The $425M LegalZoom deal is a win for VCs, but less exciting for the company or LA (PandoDaily)
  8. China’s Ctrip invests over $200 million in an online ticketing site (Tech In Asia)
  9. Tencent Invests $195M In Logistics Firm China South City To Compete With Alibaba (TechCrunch)
  10. Home Deco Site Houzz Raises $150M At A $2.3B Post-Money Valuation (TechCrunch)
  11. Kobalt Raises $140M To Scale Up Its Digital Royalty Collection Business (TechCrunch)
  12. Klarna Raised €90M to Acquire SOFORT (FinSMEs)
  13. LinkedIn makes its biggest acquisition by paying $120m for job matching service Bright (The Next Web)
  14. Borro Closes $112M Financing with Victory Park Capital (FinSMEs)
  15. Online Vacation Home Rental Service Tujia Nets US$100M of Series C Funding (TechNode)
  16. BlaBlaCar Raises $100M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  17. Monitise Acquires Markco Media For Up To £55M, Includes MyVoucherCodes And Last Second Tickets (TechCrunch)
  18. India’s Largest Online Classifieds Site Quikr, Raises $90M Led By Sweden’s Kinnevik (TechCrunch)
  19. Delivery Hero Raises $88M in Series E Financing (FinSMEs)
  20. Delivery Hero Raises $85M in Series F Financing (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Transaction Deals for 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,650,000,000 Mercury Payment Vantiv Transactions Acquisition
2 $523,500,000 Jobstreet Seek Transactions Acquisition
3 $450,000,000 Airbnb Consortium Transactions Investment
4 $260,000,000 Ticket Monster Groupon Transactions Acquisition
5 $250,000,000 Lyft Consortium Transactions Investment
6 $200,000,000 LegalZoom Permira Transactions Acquisition
7 $200,000,000 LY.com Ctrip Transactions Investment
8 $195,000,000 China South City Holdings Tencent Transactions Investment
9 $125,136,000 Klarna Consortium Transactions Acquisition
10 $120,000,000 Bright LinkedIn Transactions Acquisition
11 $112,000,000 Borro Victory Park Capital Transactions Investment
12 $90,000,000 Quikr Kinnevik Transactions Investment
13 $88,000,000 Delivery Hero Insight Venture Partners Transactions Investment
14 $85,000,000 Delivery Hero Consortium Transactions Investment
15 $82,000,000 17u.cn Consortium Transactions Investment
16 $80,000,000 Stripe Consortium Transactions Investment
17 $80,000,000 Oscar Consortium Transactions Investment
18 $77,000,000 OnDeck Consortium Transactions Investment
19 $75,000,000 AvantCredit Undisclosed Transactions Investment
20 $75,000,000 SoFi (Social Finance) Undisclosed Transactions Investment

More information

  1. Vantiv Buys Mercury Payment From Silver Lake for $1.65 Billion (Bloomberg)
  2. Australia’s Seek to Buy Jobstreet in $524 Million Deal (Wall Street Journal)
  3. Airbnb raises $450m mega round – Investment Round Up (Redherring)
  4. Groupon’s $260M Acquisition Of Ticket Monster From LivingSocial Has Closed (TechCrunch)
  5. Ride-Sharing Firm Lyft Raises $250 Million, Eyes NYC Expansion (TIME)
  6. The $425M LegalZoom deal is a win for VCs, but less exciting for the company or LA (PandoDaily)
  7. China’s Ctrip invests over $200 million in an online ticketing site (Tech In Asia)
  8. Tencent Invests $195M In Logistics Firm China South City To Compete With Alibaba (TechCrunch)
  9. Klarna Raised €90M to Acquire SOFORT (FinSMEs)
  10. LinkedIn makes its biggest acquisition by paying $120m for job matching service Bright (The Next Web)
  11. Borro Closes $112M Financing with Victory Park Capital (FinSMEs)
  12. India’s Largest Online Classifieds Site Quikr, Raises $90M Led By Sweden’s Kinnevik (TechCrunch)
  13. Delivery Hero Raises $88M in Series E Financing (FinSMEs)
  14. Delivery Hero Raises $85M in Series F Financing (FinSMEs)
  15. Tencent Joins A $82mn Round of Funding in Online Travel Service 17u (TechNode)
  16. Eyeing International Growth, Stripe Raises $80M From Peter Thiel, Khosla And Sequoia At A $1.75B Valuation (TechCrunch)
  17. Disruptive Healthcare Start-up Oscar Raises $80 Million, Valuation Nears $1 Billion (Forbes.com)
  18. OnDeck Raises $77M in Growth Financing (FinSMEs)
  19. AvantCredit raises $75 million, prepares to hire 100 (Built In Chicago)
  20. SoFi Raising New Cash To Help Ease Students’ $1 Trillion Debt Burden (TechCrunch)