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Top 20 Acquisitions for 2013

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $710,000,000 Mountain Cablevision Rogers Communications Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
2 $485,723,000 Ogone Ingenico Software & Services Acquisition
3 $475,000,000 Intucell Cisco Software & Services Acquisition
4 $155,000,000 Skyfire Opera Software & Services Acquisition
5 $125,000,000 Channel Intelligence Google Software & Services Acquisition
6 $120,000,000 mFoundry FIS Software & Services Acquisition
7 $55,000,000 Open Solutions Fiserv Software & Services Acquisition
8 $55,000,000 Telanetix Intermedia Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
9 $30,000,000 ChinaHR IrishJobs Transactions Acquisition
10 $28,400,000 Vineyard Networks Procera Networks Software & Services Acquisition
11 $25,000,000 Zuji Webjet Transactions Acquisition
12 $23,000,000 TapIt Phunware Mobile & Apps Acquisition
13 $20,600,000 NextBus Cubic Transportation Systems Software & Services Acquisition
14 $12,300,000 Kununu XING Media Acquisition
15 $12,081,000 I-graduate Tribal Group Software & Services Acquisition
16 $10,000,000 Foodspotting Opentable Transactions Acquisition
17 $7,000,000 Enter Crews Mobcast Games Acquisition
18 $6,200,000 Zenfolio Art.com Media Acquisition
19 $6,170,000 Pacific Micromarketing Experian Marketing Acquisition
20 Undisclosed Cognitive Security Cisco Software & Services Acquisition

More information

  1. Canadian Internet Provider Rogers Buys Mountain Cablevision, Wireless Spectrum Licenses From Shaw (Techcrunch)
  2. Ingenico Agrees To Acquire European Online Payment Services Provider, Ogone, For €360M To Build Out Multi-Channel Payments Strategy (Techcrunch)
  3. Cisco acquires Intucell for US$475m (SiliconRepublic)
  4. Opera buys Skyfire for $155M to trim carriers’ mobile video burden (Venture Beat)
  5. Google Acquires Channel Intelligence For $125M To Boost Product Referrals And E-Commerce With Users (Techcrunch)
  6. Mobile Banking And Payment Startup mFoundry Sold To FIS For $120M On $165M Valuation (Techcrunch)
  7. Fiserv Acquires Open Solutions for $55,000,000 (Xconomy)
  8. INTERMEDIA TO ACQUIRE TELANETIX (INTERMEDIA )
  9. Monster’s China Dream Shattered, Its $240 Million Site Sold Off for $30 Million (Tech in Asia)
  10. Procera Networks Buys Vineyard Networks For $28M To Beef Up Its Deep Packet Inspection Capabilities (TechCrunch)
  11. Travelocity sells Asia-Pacific agency Zuji to Webjet for $25 million (TNOOZ)
  12. Phunware Acquires Mobile Advertising Company TapIt Media Group For $23M (TechCrunch)
  13. NextBus Acquired by Cubic for $20.6M (All Things D)
  14. LinkedIn Competitor XING Buys Glassdoor-like Startup Kununu For $12.3M, But Will It Fare Well? (TechCrunch)
  15. Tribal Group acquires i-graduate for £7.5m (Research)
  16. Opentable Eats Up Foodspotting For $10M To Get More Social Around Its Booking Service (Techcrunch)
  17. Mobcast acquires online game developer Enter Crews for US$7M (E27)
  18. Art.com buys photo and video hosting service Zenfolio for at least $6.2m in stock (The Next Web)
  19. Experian buys analytics firm Pacific Micromarketing (Research)
  20. On An International Buying Campaign, Cisco Acquires Cyber Threat Protection Startup Cognitive Security (Techcrunch)

Top 20 North American Deals for February 2013

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $710,000,000 Mountain Cablevision Rogers Communications Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
2 $475,000,000 Intucell Cisco Software & Services Acquisition
3 $450,000,000 SurveyMonkey Consortium Marketing Investment
4 $200,000,000 Pinterest Consortium Media Investment
5 $200,000,000 AirWatch Insight Venture Partners Software & Services Investment
6 $155,000,000 Skyfire Opera Software & Services Acquisition
7 $150,000,000 SevOne Bain Capital Software & Services Investment
8 $125,000,000 Channel Intelligence Google Software & Services Acquisition
9 $120,000,000 mFoundry FIS Software & Services Acquisition
10 $110,000,000 LivingSocial Undisclosed Ecommerce Investment
11 $103,000,000 Lynda.com Accel Partners, Spectrum Equity Software & Services Investment
12 $101,200,000 Xoom Undisclosed Transactions Public
13 $80,000,000 New Relic Consortium Software & Services Investment
14 $80,000,000 Clearwire Sprint Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
15 $75,000,000 AppNexus Consortium Marketing Investment
16 $55,000,000 Open Solutions Fiserv Software & Services Acquisition
17 $55,000,000 Telanetix Intermedia Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
18 $54,000,000 Infusionsoft Goldman Sachs Software & Services Investment
19 $51,600,000 Skyera Dell Ventures Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
20 $50,000,000 FireEye Consortium Software & Services Investment

More information

  1. Canadian Internet Provider Rogers Buys Mountain Cablevision, Wireless Spectrum Licenses From Shaw (Techcrunch)
  2. Cisco acquires Intucell for US$475m (SiliconRepublic)
  3. SurveyMonkey Raises $800M in Debt and Equity Financing (FinSMEs)
  4. Pinterest Raises $200M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  5. AirWatch Raises $200 Million In Series A (Pulse 2)
  6. Opera buys Skyfire for $155M to trim carriers’ mobile video burden (Venture Beat)
  7. SevOne To Go For IPO, Raises $150 Million From Bain Capital To Expand P2P IT Monitoring (Techcrunch)
  8. Google Acquires Channel Intelligence For $125M To Boost Product Referrals And E-Commerce With Users (Techcrunch)
  9. Mobile Banking And Payment Startup mFoundry Sold To FIS For $120M On $165M Valuation (Techcrunch)
  10. LivingSocial Raises $110M, Reports Say (FinSMEs)
  11. Learning firm Lynda.com wins $103 mln investment from Accel, Spectrum (Reuters)
  12. Xoom zooms higher in market debut after $100 million IPO (Techcrunch)
  13. Another Big Enterprise Deal As New Relic Raises $80M And Eyes IPO To Extend App Monitoring Service (Techcrunch)
  14. Clearwire takes $80M from Sprint even as it’s flirting with Dish for a buyout (VentureBeat)
  15. Real-time Ad Bidding Platform AppNexus Raises $75M In Series D Funding (Techcrunch)
  16. Fiserv Acquires Open Solutions for $55,000,000 (Xconomy)
  17. INTERMEDIA TO ACQUIRE TELANETIX (INTERMEDIA )
  18. Infusionsoft Raises $54M From Goldman Sachs To Scale Sales And Marketing Automation Platform For Small Business (TechCrunch)
  19. Skyera Closes $51.6M in Second Financing Round (FinSMEs)
  20. FireEye Raises $50M in Funding (FinSMEs)