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Top 20 Acquisitions for January 2015

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $350,000,000 Annapurna Labs Amazon Software & Services Acquisition
2 $280,000,000 Travelocity Expedia Transactions Acquisition
3 $125,000,000 NetProspex Dun & Bradstreet Marketing Acquisition
4 $36,000,000 Code School Pluralsight Software & Services Acquisition
5 $21,000,000 American HealthCare Lending Prosper Marketplace Transactions Acquisition
6 Undisclosed Access Technology Group TA Associates Software & Services Acquisition
7 Undisclosed ClearMomentum Ipreo Software & Services Acquisition
8 Undisclosed Composyt Light Labs Intel Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
9 Undisclosed Dispop Admedo Marketing Acquisition
10 Undisclosed Logibec GI Partners Software & Services Acquisition
11 Undisclosed Magic Pixel Games Kabam Games Acquisition
12 Undisclosed Newsflo Elsevier Software & Services Acquisition
13 Undisclosed NimbleTV Synacor Media Acquisition
14 Undisclosed Pixelapse Dropbox Transactions Acquisition
15 Undisclosed PremiumBeat Shutterstock Software & Services Acquisition
16 Undisclosed QuickFire Networks Facebook Software & Services Acquisition
17 Undisclosed Revolution Analytics Microsoft Software & Services Acquisition
18 Undisclosed Rex Features Shutterstock Software & Services Acquisition
19 Undisclosed Semetric Apple Software & Services Acquisition
20 Undisclosed Tagg Whistle Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition

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. Dun & Bradstreet Acquires NetProspex for $125M (FinSMEs)
  4. Online Learning Service Pluralsight Acquires Code School For $36 Million (TechCrunch)
  5. Prosper Marketplace Acquires American HealthCare Lending for $21M (FinSMEs)
  6. TA Associates Acquires Majority Interest in Access Technology Group (FinSMEs)
  7. Ipreo Acquires ClearMomentum (FinSMEs)
  8. Intel Buys Smart Eyewear Maker Composyt (EWeek)
  9. Admedo Acquires Dispop (FinSMEs)
  10. GI Partners Acquires by Logibec (FinSMEs)
  11. Kabam Acquires TapZen and Magic Pixel Games (FinSMEs)
  12. Elsevier Acquires Newsflo (FinSMEs)
  13. Synacor Acquires NimbleTV, Startup That Streamed Live TV Online (Variety)
  14. Dropbox Acquires Pixelapse, A Startup Building Collaboration Tools For Designers (TechCrunch)
  15. Shutterstock Acquires Rex Features And PremiumBeat (TechCrunch)
  16. Facebook Acquires QuickFire Networks (FinSMEs)
  17. Microsoft to acquire Revolution Analytics to help customers find big data value with advanced statistical analysis (Microsoft)
  18. Shutterstock Acquires Rex Features And PremiumBeat (TechCrunch)
  19. Apple Buys UK Startup Behind Musicmetric To Add Analytics To Beats (TechCrunch)
  20. Whistle Raises $15M in Series B Funding; Acquires Tagg (FinSMEs)