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Top 20 Marketing Deals for December 2015


Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$270,000,000Conductor ConsortiumMarketingInvestment
3$125,000,000NetProspex Dun & BradstreetMarketingAcquisition
5$78,000,000iPinYou ConsortiumMarketingInvestment
6$60,000,000Social TouchConsortiumMarketingInvestment
7$58,000,000MobPartnerCheetah MobileMarketingAcquisition
9$55,000,000RightpointStella Point CapitalMarketingInvestment
12$50,000,000ShiftBrand NetworksMarketingAcquisition
14$50,000,000Gainsight ConsortiumMarketingInvestment
16$48,000,000King Content IsentiaMarketingAcquisition
19$45,000,000Capillary TechnologiesConsortiumMarketingInvestment

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  1. Conductor Proves Web Presence Management Is A Real Thing With $27 Million In Series D (TechCrunch)
  2. Perion Acquires Digital Ad Company Undertone For $180M (TechCrunch)
  3. Dun & Bradstreet Acquires NetProspex for $125M (FinSMEs)
  4. InMobi raises $100M from Tennenbaum, others (VC Circle)
  5. iPinYou Completes $78M New Round, Eyes Domestic IPO (China Money Network)
  6. Social Touch Raises $60M in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  7. China’s Cheetah Mobile to acquire ad network MobPartner for $58M (Tech In Asia)
  8. Quickplay Secures C$57M (FinSMEs)
  9. Rightpoint Receives $55M Equity Investment from Stella Point Capital (FinSMEs)
  10. RadiumOne Secures $54M in Equity and Debt Financing (FinSMEs)
  11. Ensighten raises $53M to help companies manage sea of marketing data, vendors (VentureBeat)
  12. Brand Networks Acquires Social Ad Platform Shift For $50M (TechCrunch)
  13. Radius Raises $50M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  14. Gainsight Closes $50M in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. SteelHouse Raises $49M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  16. Isentia Acquires Content Marketer King Content In $48 Million Deal (Bandt.com)
  17. Content Curation Startup Livefyre Raises $47M More, Brings On Adobe And Salesforce As New Investors (TechCrunch)
  18. Sprinklr Raises $46m in Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Capillary Technologies Closes $45M Series C Financing; Acquires MartJack (FinSMEs)
  20. CRM startup Evariant closes a $42.3 million round (VentureBeat)

Top 20 Acquisitions for April 2015

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$3,000,000,000Aruba NetworksHewlett-PackardHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
3$810,000,000TrustwaveSingtelSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
4$410,000,000OverDriveRakutenSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
5$350,000,000Annapurna LabsAmazonSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
6$280,000,000Travelocity ExpediaTransactionsAcquisition
7$254,890,000MultifondsTemenosSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
8$215,351,910Quandoo RecruitTransactionsAcquisition
9$200,000,000Panaya InfosysSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
10$171,117,750Talabat.comRocket InternetTransactionsAcquisition
11$134,000,000Yueke SoftwareAlibabaSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
13$125,000,000NetProspex Dun & BradstreetMarketingAcquisition
14$100,000,000SunriseMicrosoftMobile & AppsAcquisition
16$58,000,000MobPartnerCheetah MobileMarketingAcquisition
17$36,000,000Ticket MonsterKKR ConsortiumEcommerceAcquisition
18$36,000,000Code SchoolPluralsightSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
19$33,000,000YashiNexstar BroadcastingMarketingAcquisition
20$21,000,000American HealthCare Lending Prosper MarketplaceTransactionsAcquisition

More information

  1. HP to acquire Aruba Networks for about $3B (CNBC)
  2. LinkedIn to Acquire Lynda.com for $1.5BN (FinSMEs)
  3. Singtel buys US cybersecurity firm for US$810M (Tech In Asia)
  4. Rakuten Buys Ebook And Audiobook Platform OverDrive For $410M (TechCrunch)
  5. Amazon buys secretive chip maker Annapurna Labs for $350 million (Extreme Tech)
  6. Expedia Inc acquires Travelocity in $280 million deal (Reuters)
  7. Temenos Acquires Multifonds for €235M (FinSMEs)
  8. Recruit Acquires Quandoo for €198.6M (FinSMEs)
  9. Infosys Acquires SaaS Provider Panaya In Deal Valued At $200M (TechCrunch)
  10. Rocket Internet Acquires Talabat.com for €150M (FinSMEs)
  11. Alibaba buys movie ticketing software company for $134M (Tech In Asia)
  12. Yelp Acquires Eat24 for $134M (FinSMEs)
  13. Dun & Bradstreet Acquires NetProspex for $125M (FinSMEs)
  14. Microsoft Is Acquiring Calendar App Sunrise For North Of $100 Million (TechCrunch)
  15. Former rival Mixi acquires C2C ticket marketplace for $95M (Tech In Asia)
  16. China’s Cheetah Mobile to acquire ad network MobPartner for $58M (Tech In Asia)
  17. Groupon Sells 46% Of Korea’s Ticket Monster To KKR Consortium For $360M (TechCrunch)
  18. Online Learning Service Pluralsight Acquires Code School For $36 Million (TechCrunch)
  19. Nexstar Broadcasting Acquires Yashi for $33M (FinSMEs)
  20. Prosper Marketplace Acquires American HealthCare Lending for $21M (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Marketing Deals for April 2015

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$270,000,000Conductor ConsortiumMarketingInvestment
2$125,000,000NetProspex Dun & BradstreetMarketingAcquisition
3$58,000,000MobPartnerCheetah MobileMarketingAcquisition
7$35,000,000New SignatureColumbia CapitalMarketingInvestment
8$35,000,000Localytics ConsortiumMarketingInvestment
10$33,000,000YashiNexstar BroadcastingMarketingAcquisition
12$30,000,000Altitude Digital FastPayMarketingInvestment
13$27,000,000The Sandbox GroupMonroe Capital LLCMarketingInvestment
14$27,000,000Tune ConsortiumMarketingInvestment
15$24,000,000Nanigans ConsortiumMarketingInvestment
16$24,000,000SpredfastSilver Lake WatermanMarketingInvestment
17$23,000,000WP Engine North Bridge Growth EquityMarketingInvestment
19$21,000,000Urban AirshipConsortiumMarketingInvestment
20$21,000,000Persado ConsortiumMarketingInvestment

More information

  1. Conductor Proves Web Presence Management Is A Real Thing With $27 Million In Series D (TechCrunch)
  2. Dun & Bradstreet Acquires NetProspex for $125M (FinSMEs)
  3. China’s Cheetah Mobile to acquire ad network MobPartner for $58M (Tech In Asia)
  4. Quickplay Secures C$57M (FinSMEs)
  5. Content Curation Startup Livefyre Raises $47M More, Brings On Adobe And Salesforce As New Investors (TechCrunch)
  6. Sprinklr Raises $46m in Funding (FinSMEs)
  7. New Signature Receives $35M Investment from Columbia Capital (FinSMEs)
  8. Localytics Raises $35M in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  9. ClickTale Receives $35M Growth Equity Investment (FinSMEs)
  10. Nexstar Broadcasting Acquires Yashi for $33M (FinSMEs)
  11. Tealium Closes $30.7M in Series D Financing (FinSMEs)
  12. Altitude Digital Raises $30M in Financing (FinSMEs)
  13. The Sandbox Group Receives $27M Senior Credit Facility from Monroe Capital (FinSMEs)
  14. Tune Raises $27M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. Nanigans Closes $24M Series B Financing (FinSMEs)
  16. Spredfast Secures $24M in Growth Financing (FinSMEs)
  17. WP Engine Secures $23M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  18. CafeX Closes $21M Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Urban Airship Closes $21M in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Persado Closes $21M Series B Funding (FinSMEs)

Top 20 IPOs for December 2014

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
3$1,800,000,000AlticeUndisclosedHardware & InfrastructurePublic
4$1,300,000,000MarkitUndisclosedSoftware & ServicesPublic
5$890,000,000MobileyeUndisclosedSoftware & ServicesPublic
6$870,000,000Lending ClubUndisclosedTransactionsPublic
7$627,000,000Sabre UndisclosedTransactionsPublic
8$600,000,000Just EatUndisclosedTransactionsPublic
9$427,000,000GoProUndisclosedHardware & InfrastructurePublic
10$286,000,000Sina WeiboUndisclosedMediaPublic
12$244,250,842iSentiaUndisclosedSoftware & ServicesPublic
13$243,563,0123P LearningUndisclosedSoftware & ServicesPublic
14$240,000,000TrinetUndisclosedSoftware & ServicesPublic
15$226,000,000Arista NetworksUndisclosedSoftware & ServicesPublic
16$200,000,000OnDeck ConsortiumTransactionsPublic
18$187,500,000A10 NetworksUndisclosedSoftware & ServicesPublic
19$178,000,000Castlight HealthUndisclosedSoftware & ServicesPublic
20$168,000,000Cheetah Mobile UndisclosedMobile & AppsPublic

More information

  1. Alibaba Surges in New York Trading Debut After U.S. IPO (Bloomberg)
  2. JD.com raises $1.8bn in Nasdaq IPO (Financial Times)
  3. Telecom Firm Altice Raises $1.8 Billion in I.P.O. (NY Times Dealbook)
  4. Markit Raises $1.3 Billion in Expanded IPO (Wall Street Journal)
  5. Safety systems supplier Mobileye raises $890 million in IPO (Autoblog)
  6. LendingClub’s IPO is a hit, but P2P lending still has to prove itself (FinSMEs)
  7. Travelocity owner Sabre takes flight on $627M IPO (VentureBeat)
  8. Just Eat, an Online Takeaway Service, Raises $600 Million in I.P.O. (NY Times Dealbook)
  9. GoPro raises R4.5bn in Nasdaq IPO (IOL.ZA)
  10. Weibo IPO below expectations, raises $286M (Rappler)
  11. Jumei IPO on NYSE raises $245.1 million (China Daily USA)
  12. iSentia shares jump 17pc on debut (The Australian)
  13. 3P Learning disappoints on debut (AFR)
  14. Cloud HR company TriNet stock up after it raises $240M in IPO (Biz Journal)
  15. Arista Jumps in Debut After Raising $226 Million in U.S. IPO (Bloomberg)
  16. OnDeck Raises $200M in Initial Public Offering (FinSMEs)
  17. Seamless.com Owner GrubHub Surges After $192 Million IPO (Bloomberg)
  18. A10 Networks hits high end of IPO target, raises $187.5M (Biz Journal)
  19. Health-care software firm Castlight soars after IPO (CNBC)
  20. Cheetah Mobile IPO raises $168 mln (Reuters)