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Top 20 Media Deals for April 2015

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
3$186,000,000lynda.com ConsortiumMediaInvestment
5$60,000,000Kobalt ConsortiumMediaInvestment
6$50,000,000Refinery29Scripps Networks Interactive, WPPMediaInvestment
8$30,000,000iFlixCatcha Group, PLDTMediaInvestment
9$30,000,000Music MessengerConsortiumMediaInvestment
10$30,000,000ShazamDN Capital, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & ByersMediaInvestment
11$28,000,000The Whistle Sports NetworkConsortiumMediaInvestment
12$25,000,000SharecareWellington Management Company, Trinity HealthMediaInvestment
14$25,000,000Business Insider Axel Springer Digital VenturesMediaInvestment
15$23,000,000RockYouColumbia CapitalMediaInvestment
19$10,500,000Applicaster Pitango Venture Capital, 83NorthMediaInvestment
20$10,000,000SmartNews ConsortiumMediaInvestment

More information

  1. LinkedIn to Acquire Lynda.com for $1.5BN (FinSMEs)
  2. Pinterest raises $367M at $11B valuation with a look toward international expansion (VentureBeat)
  3. lynda.com Receives $186M Investment (FinSMEs)
  4. Nextdoor Raises $110M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  5. Kobalt Raises $60M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  6. Refinery29 Raises $50M in Series D Venture Capital Funding (FinSMEs)
  7. Welltok Closes $37M Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  8. Video streaming startup iFlix gets US$30M funding ahead of Southeast Asia launch (Tech In Asia)
  9. Music Messenger Raises $30M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  10. Shazam Scoops Up $30M To Expand Partnerships, Now Valued At $1BN+ (TechCrunch)
  11. The Whistle Sports Network Raises $28M in Series B Financing (FinSMEs)
  12. Sharecare Raises $25M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  13. Artsy Secures $25M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  14. Business Insider Raises $25M in Venture Capital Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. RockYou Raises $23M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  16. Giphy Raises $17M in Series B Financing (FinSMEs)
  17. Mashable Raises $17M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  18. PlayBuzz Secures $16M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Second Screen TV Apps Startup Applicaster Pulls In $10.5M Series B Funding (TechCrunch)
  20. SmartNews Raises $10M in Funding (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Rest of the World Deals for February 2015

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$350,000,000Annapurna LabsAmazonSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
2$171,117,750Talabat.comRocket InternetTransactionsAcquisition
3$50,000,000Moovit ConsortiumMobile & AppsInvestment
5$20,000,000EarlySenseConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
6$20,000,000ironSource Access IndustriesSoftware & ServicesInvestment
7$18,000,000Team8ConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
8$10,500,000Applicaster Pitango Venture Capital, 83NorthMediaInvestment
9$7,000,000JamppConsortiumMobile & AppsInvestment
10$5,000,000Insert ConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
11$4,200,000WebyClip ConsortiumMarketingInvestment
12$2,500,000Colu ConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
13$1,200,000Knowmail ConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
14$1,100,000BitPesa ConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
15UndisclosedVisualead Alibaba GroupSoftware & ServicesInvestment
17UndisclosedSaguna NetworksSoftBank Ventures Korea Corp., Akamai TechnologiesMobile & AppsInvestment
18UndisclosedContaAzulConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
19UndisclosedSinDelantal.MxJust EatTransactionsInvestment

More information

  1. Amazon buys secretive chip maker Annapurna Labs for $350 million (Extreme Tech)
  2. Rocket Internet Acquires Talabat.com for €150M (FinSMEs)
  3. Moovit Closes $50M Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  4. ClickTale Receives $35M Growth Equity Investment (FinSMEs)
  5. EarlySense Completes $20M Financing (FinSMEs)
  6. ironSource Raises $20M (FinSMEs)
  7. Team8 Raises $18M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  8. Second Screen TV Apps Startup Applicaster Pulls In $10.5M Series B Funding (TechCrunch)
  9. Jampp Raises $7M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  10. Insert Raises $5M in Seed Funding Round (FinSMEs)
  11. WebyClip Raises $4.2M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  12. Colu Raises $2.5M (FinSMEs)
  13. Knowmail Raises $1.2M in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  14. BitPesa Raises $1.1m in Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. Visualead Secures Series B Funding Round (FinSMEs)
  16. foodpanda Acquires 8 Competitors in Asia and Middle East (FinSMEs)
  17. Saguna Networks Closes Investment Round (FinSMEs)
  18. ContaAzul Raises Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  19. Just Eat Acquires Mexican Online Take-Out Ordering Service SinDelantal.Mx (TechCrunch)