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Rest of the World Deals for September 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $9,247,968,000 Global Village Telecom Telefonica Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
2 $900,000,000 Viber Media Rakuten Mobile & Apps Acquisition
3 $200,000,000 Cyvera Palo Alto Networks Software & Services Acquisition
4 $120,000,000 yuMobile Safaricom, Airtel Kenya Mobile & Apps Acquisition
5 $100,000,000 DragonPlay Ltd. Bally Technologies Games Acquisition
6 $100,000,000 ironSource Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
7 $85,000,000 IronSource Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
8 $79,000,930 Linio Consortium Ecommerce Investment
9 $55,000,000 Movile Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
10 $40,000,000 Easy Taxi Phenomen Ventures, Tengelmann Ventures Mobile & Apps Investment
11 $34,000,000 Genieo Innovation Somoto Software & Services Acquisition
12 $30,000,000 Ginger Software Intel Software & Services Acquisition
13 $30,000,000 Vidmind Trellas Software & Services Investment
14 $26,000,000 Zerto Consortium Software & Services Investment
15 $25,000,000 OurCrowd Undisclosed Transactions Investment
16 $25,000,000 CTERA Networks Consortium Software & Services Investment
17 $25,000,000 GetTaxi Vostok Nafta Investment Ltd Transactions Investment
18 $20,000,000 Kenshoo Bain Capital Ventures Marketing Investment
19 $20,000,000 Navent Riverwood Capital Transactions Investment
20 $14,300,000 Nubank Undisclosed Transactions Investment

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  1. Vivendi, Telefonica seal 7.2-billion-euro Brazilian broadband deal (Reuters UK)
  2. Rakuten Acquires Viber for $900M (FinSMEs)
  3. Palo Alto Networks Acquires Cyvera for $200M (FinSMEs)
  4. Safaricom, Airtel Kenya finally acquire yuMobile for US $ 120 million (CIO)
  5. Bally Technologies acquires DragonPlay for $100m (Globes)
  6. IronSource Closes Pre-IPO Investment Round of Up to $100 Million (Wall Street Journal)
  7. IronSource Raises $85M (FinSMEs)
  8. Linio Closes €58M Funding (FinSMEs)
  9. Movile Raises $55m in Funding (FinSMEs)
  10. Rocket Internet’s Easy Taxi Raises $40M Series D To Expand In Asia, Latin America (TechCrunch)
  11. Somoto acquires Genieo Innovation for $34m (Globes)
  12. Intel Pays Up To $30M For A Personal Assistant Platform From Ginger Software (TechCrunch)
  13. Vidmind Receives $30M Investment from Trellas (FinSMEs)
  14. Zerto Raises $26M in Series D Financing (FinSMEs)
  15. OurCrowd Closes $25M Series B Funding Round (FinSMEs)
  16. CTERA Networks Raises $25M in Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  17. Hailo rival GetTaxi raises $150 million in venture capital (Irish Times)
  18. Tel Aviv’s Kenshoo Raises $20M; Valuation $400M to $500M (Wall Street Journal)
  19. LatAm’s Navent Takes In Another $20M For Its Regional Online Classifieds Empire (TechCrunch)
  20. Nubank Raises $14.3M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Mobile & Apps Deals for May 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $19,000,000,000 WhatsApp Facebook Mobile & Apps Acquisition
2 $1,500,000,000 AirWatch VMWare Mobile & Apps Acquisition
3 $900,000,000 Viber Media Rakuten Mobile & Apps Acquisition
4 $360,000,000 Check Intuit Mobile & Apps Acquisition
5 $215,000,000 Tango Alibaba Mobile & Apps Investment
6 $100,000,000 Didi Citic, Tencent Mobile & Apps Investment
7 $80,000,000 Aviate Yahoo Mobile & Apps Acquisition
8 $80,000,000 Ele.me Dianping Mobile & Apps Investment
9 $68,720,000 Hoccer Media Ventures GmbH Mobile & Apps Investment
10 $50,000,000 Life360 Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
11 $46,000,000 Wattpad Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
12 $30,000,000 Whisper Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
13 $30,000,000 Crittercism Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
14 $30,000,000 Lettuce Apps Intuit Mobile & Apps Acquisition
15 $30,000,000 Silent Circle Ross Perot Jr., Cain Capital LLC. Mobile & Apps Investment
16 $29,000,000 Tedemis Criteo Mobile & Apps Acquisition
17 $29,000,000 Smartisan Undisclosed Mobile & Apps Investment
18 $28,850,000 Hailo Undisclosed Mobile & Apps Investment
19 $25,000,000 Mendix Battery Ventures, Prime Ventures Mobile & Apps Investment
20 $20,000,000 Shazam Undisclosed Mobile & Apps Investment

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  1. Facebook Buying WhatsApp For $19B, Will Keep The Messaging Service Independent (TechCrunch)
  2. VMWare’s $1.5B AirWatch Buy All About Mobile Workplace (TechCrunch)
  3. Rakuten Acquires Viber for $900M (FinSMEs)
  4. Intuit Buys Check App for $360 Million (Fox Business)
  5. Alibaba Sinks $215 Million Into Messaging App Tango, Valuing It At More Than $1 Billion (Forbes)
  6. Chinese Taxi App Didi Secured $100 million in Series C Funding (TechNode)
  7. Source: Yahoo Bought Aviate For $80M (TechCrunch)
  8. Online Food Ordering Service Ele.me Secures $80 Million Funding from Dianping (Technode)
  9. Hoccer Raises €50M (FinSMEs)
  10. Life360 Raises $50M in Series C Funding Led by ADT (FinSMEs)
  11. Wattpad raises an additional $46-million in funding (The Globe and Mail)
  12. Secret-Sharing App Whisper Raising Another $30 Million at $200 Million Valuation (Recode)
  13. Crittercism Raises $30M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  14. Intuit acquires Lettuce Apps for $30 million, plans to integrate the product with Quickbooks online (Pandodaily)
  15. Silent Circle Raises $30M (FinSMEs)
  16. Criteo Acquires Tedemis For $29 Million, Proving There Is A Nascent Exit Market In France (TechCrunch)
  17. Chinese Startup Smartisan Receives $29 Million in Funding. (Asia Tech Hub)
  18. Cab booking app Hailo raises £17.5m to expand service (London Loves Business)
  19. Mendix, An App-Builder Platform For The Enterprise, Closes $25M Series B Led By Battery Ventures (TechCrunch)
  20. Shazam Raises $20M (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Mobile & Apps Deals for April 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $19,000,000,000 WhatsApp Facebook Mobile & Apps Acquisition
2 $1,500,000,000 AirWatch VMWare Mobile & Apps Acquisition
3 $900,000,000 Viber Media Rakuten Mobile & Apps Acquisition
4 $215,000,000 Tango Alibaba Mobile & Apps Investment
5 $100,000,000 Didi Citic, Tencent Mobile & Apps Investment
6 $80,000,000 Aviate Yahoo Mobile & Apps Acquisition
7 $68,720,000 Hoccer Media Ventures GmbH Mobile & Apps Investment
8 $46,000,000 Wattpad Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
9 $30,000,000 Crittercism Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
10 $30,000,000 Whisper Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
11 $29,000,000 Smartisan Undisclosed Mobile & Apps Investment
12 $29,000,000 Tedemis Criteo Mobile & Apps Acquisition
13 $28,850,000 Hailo Undisclosed Mobile & Apps Investment
14 $25,000,000 Mendix Battery Ventures, Prime Ventures Mobile & Apps Investment
15 $20,000,000 Shazam Undisclosed Mobile & Apps Investment
16 $19,000,000 Wish Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
17 $18,800,000 Truecaller Sequoia Capital, Open Ocean Mobile & Apps Investment
18 $18,000,000 Ondot Systems Undisclosed Mobile & Apps Investment
19 $16,600,000 Smule Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
20 $14,000,000 Hike BSB Mobile & Apps Investment

More information

  1. Facebook Buying WhatsApp For $19B, Will Keep The Messaging Service Independent (TechCrunch)
  2. VMWare’s $1.5B AirWatch Buy All About Mobile Workplace (TechCrunch)
  3. Rakuten Acquires Viber for $900M (FinSMEs)
  4. Alibaba Sinks $215 Million Into Messaging App Tango, Valuing It At More Than $1 Billion (Forbes)
  5. Chinese Taxi App Didi Secured $100 million in Series C Funding (TechNode)
  6. Source: Yahoo Bought Aviate For $80M (TechCrunch)
  7. Hoccer Raises €50M (FinSMEs)
  8. Wattpad raises an additional $46-million in funding (The Globe and Mail)
  9. Crittercism Raises $30M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  10. Secret-Sharing App Whisper Raising Another $30 Million at $200 Million Valuation (Recode)
  11. Chinese Startup Smartisan Receives $29 Million in Funding. (Asia Tech Hub)
  12. Criteo Acquires Tedemis For $29 Million, Proving There Is A Nascent Exit Market In France (TechCrunch)
  13. Cab booking app Hailo raises £17.5m to expand service (London Loves Business)
  14. Mendix, An App-Builder Platform For The Enterprise, Closes $25M Series B Led By Battery Ventures (TechCrunch)
  15. Shazam Raises $20M (FinSMEs)
  16. Wish Closes $19M Financing (FinSMEs)
  17. Truecaller Lands $18.8M Series B From Sequoia, Partners With Yelp To Verify Business Numbers (TechCrunch)
  18. Ondot Raises $18M To Let You Take Complete Control Of Your Credit Card Via Your Mobile Phone (TechCrunch)
  19. Social Music App-Maker Smule Raises Another $16.6M (TechCrunch)
  20. IM app Hike to get $14m funding (Times of India)

Top 20 European Deals for April 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $900,000,000 Viber Media Rakuten Mobile & Apps Acquisition
2 $165,000,000 Bash Gaming GSN Games Games Acquisition
3 $150,000,000 Ozon.ru AFK Sistema, MTS Ecommerce Investment
4 $125,136,000 Klarna Consortium Transactions Acquisition
5 $112,000,000 Borro Victory Park Capital Transactions Investment
6 $98,654,400 Westwing Consortium Ecommerce Investment
7 $88,000,000 Delivery Hero Insight Venture Partners Transactions Investment
8 $85,000,000 Delivery Hero Consortium Transactions Investment
9 $76,000,000 Powa Undisclosed Ecommerce Investment
10 $75,000,000 Souq Naspers Limited Ecommerce Investment
11 $68,720,000 Hoccer Media Ventures GmbH Mobile & Apps Investment
12 $41,000,000 eCommera Consortium Software & Services Investment
13 $40,000,000 Scytl Vulcan Capital Software & Services Investment
14 $40,000,000 WorldRemit Accel Partners Transactions Investment
15 $34,500,000 Azubu Sapinda Group Games Investment
16 $29,000,000 Tedemis Criteo Mobile & Apps Acquisition
17 $29,000,000 Voluntis Consortium Software & Services Investment
18 $28,850,000 Hailo Undisclosed Mobile & Apps Investment
19 $27,000,000 Vinted Accel Partners, Insight Venture Partners Transactions Investment
20 $26,000,000 Socialbakers Index Ventures Marketing Investment

More information

  1. Rakuten Acquires Viber for $900M (FinSMEs)
  2. GSN’s $165M Bash Gaming Acquisition Nets 100X Return For Investors (TechCrunch)
  3. Ozon receives giant funding from AFK Sistema and MTS (EWDN)
  4. Klarna Raised €90M to Acquire SOFORT (FinSMEs)
  5. Borro Closes $112M Financing with Victory Park Capital (FinSMEs)
  6. Westwing Receives €72M (FinSMEs)
  7. Delivery Hero Raises $88M in Series E Financing (FinSMEs)
  8. Delivery Hero Raises $85M in Series F Financing (FinSMEs)
  9. Powa secures USD76m for m-commerce platform (Mobile Payments Insider)
  10. Souq raises an additional $75m from Naspers (Wamda)
  11. Hoccer Raises €50M (FinSMEs)
  12. eCommera Raises $41M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  13. Online voting company Scytl nets $40M from Paul Allen’s Vulcan Capital (Gigaom)
  14. WorldRemit Closes $40M Series A VC Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. Twitch, MLG.TV e-sports rival Azubu secures $34.5M in latest funding round (VentureBeat)
  16. Criteo Acquires Tedemis For $29 Million, Proving There Is A Nascent Exit Market In France (TechCrunch)
  17. Voluntis Raises € 20.75 Million ($ 29 Million) (PR News Wire)
  18. Cab booking app Hailo raises £17.5m to expand service (London Loves Business)
  19. Vinted Raises $27M (FinSMEs)
  20. Socialbakers Completes $26M Series C Financing (FinSMEs)