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Top 20 Investments for 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $325,000,000 Dropbox Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
2 $256,000,000 PetHub Altivia Ventures Software & Services Investment
3 $250,000,000 Dropbox BlackRock Software & Services Investment
4 $215,000,000 Tango Alibaba Mobile & Apps Investment
5 $195,000,000 China South City Holdings Tencent Transactions Investment
6 $160,000,000 Cloudera Consortium Software & Services Investment
7 $157,000,000 Wayfair T. Rowe Price Associates, Julie M.B. Bradley Ecommerce Investment
8 $134,000,000 Snapdeal EBay Ecommerce Investment
9 $125,000,000 Domo Consortium Software & Services Investment
10 $122,500,000 Harry’s Consortium Ecommerce Investment
11 $112,000,000 Borro Victory Park Capital Transactions Investment
12 $101,000,000 Nutanix Consortium Software & Services Investment
13 $100,000,000 Didi Citic, Tencent Mobile & Apps Investment
14 $100,000,000 Dude Solutions Warburg Pincus Software & Services Investment
15 $100,000,000 TutorGroup Consortium Software & Services Investment
16 $100,000,000 Hortonworks Consortium Software & Services Investment
17 $100,000,000 Actifio Consortium Software & Services Investment
18 $90,000,000 Quikr Kinnevik Transactions Investment
19 $88,000,000 Delivery Hero Insight Venture Partners Transactions Investment
20 $85,000,000 DocuSign Consortium Software & Services Investment

More information

  1. Dropbox Raises $325M in Funding, SEC Filing Reveals (FinSMEs)
  2. PetHub Receives R$600m Investment (em português) (Lavca.org)
  3. Dropbox Raises $250M; Valued at $10Billion (FinSMEs)
  4. Alibaba Sinks $215 Million Into Messaging App Tango, Valuing It At More Than $1 Billion (Forbes)
  5. Tencent Invests $195M In Logistics Firm China South City To Compete With Alibaba (TechCrunch)
  6. Cloudera Closes $160M Financing (FinSMEs)
  7. Wayfair Secures $157M in Series B Financing (FinSMEs)
  8. EBay Bets Big On India, Pours Another $134M Into Online Marketplace Snapdeal (TechCrunch)
  9. Domo’s business software charge gets a big $125M boost (Venture Beat)
  10. 10-Month-Old Harry’s Lands $122.5M, Buys 93-Year-Old Factory To Go Toe-To-Toe With Gillette And Schick (TechCrunch)
  11. Borro Closes $112M Financing with Victory Park Capital (FinSMEs)
  12. Nutanix Closes $101M Series D Financing (FinSMEs)
  13. Chinese Taxi App Didi Secured $100 million in Series C Funding (TechNode)
  14. Dude Solutions Receives up to $100M Investment from Warburg Pincus (FinSMEs)
  15. Alibaba & others sink $100M into Asia’s language-learning service TutorGroup (exclusive) (Venture Beat)
  16. Hortonworks loads up $100M to keep fighting the Hadoop fight (VentureBeat)
  17. Actifio Secures $100M Funding (FinSMEs)
  18. India’s Largest Online Classifieds Site Quikr, Raises $90M Led By Sweden’s Kinnevik (TechCrunch)
  19. Delivery Hero Raises $88M in Series E Financing (FinSMEs)
  20. DocuSign Raises $85M To Speed Up Product Innovation, Expand Into New Verticals (TechCrunch)

Top 20 Ecommerce Deals for 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $157,000,000 Wayfair T. Rowe Price Associates, Julie M.B. Bradley Ecommerce Investment
2 $134,000,000 Snapdeal EBay Ecommerce Investment
3 $126,000,000 SK Encar Carsales.com Ecommerce Acquisition
4 $122,500,000 Harry’s Consortium Ecommerce Investment
5 $76,000,000 Powa Undisclosed Ecommerce Investment
6 $75,000,000 Souq Naspers Limited Ecommerce Investment
7 $50,000,000 Myntra Consortium Ecommerce Investment
8 $50,000,000 Cheyipai Consortium Ecommerce Investment
9 $43,000,000 Ideeli Groupon Ecommerce Acquisition
10 $27,129,690 BuildDirect Mohr Davidow Ventures, BDC Venture Capital Ecommerce Investment
11 $25,000,000 Boqii Goldman Sachs Ecommerce Investment
12 $23,000,000 Hampton Creek Foods Consortium Ecommerce Investment
13 $21,000,000 The Cambridge Satchel Company Index Ventures Ecommerce Investment
14 $20,000,000 Teespring Andreessen Horowitz Ecommerce Investment
15 $18,500,000 Twice Andreessen Horowitz Ecommerce Investment
16 $17,815,200 Outfittery Consortium Ecommerce Investment
17 $15,000,000 FirstCry.com Consortium Ecommerce Investment
18 $14,000,000 Lyst Consortium Ecommerce Investment
19 $10,500,000 Tapingo Khosla Ventures, Carmel Ventures Ecommerce Investment
20 $10,000,000 Luxola Transcosmos, GREE Ventures Ecommerce Investment

More information

  1. Wayfair Secures $157M in Series B Financing (FinSMEs)
  2. EBay Bets Big On India, Pours Another $134M Into Online Marketplace Snapdeal (TechCrunch)
  3. Carsales splashes $126m on SK Encar (The Australian)
  4. 10-Month-Old Harry’s Lands $122.5M, Buys 93-Year-Old Factory To Go Toe-To-Toe With Gillette And Schick (TechCrunch)
  5. Powa secures USD76m for m-commerce platform (Mobile Payments Insider)
  6. Souq raises an additional $75m from Naspers (Wamda)
  7. Myntra Raises $50M (FinSMEs)
  8. Cheyipai Completes US$50M Financing (FinSMEs)
  9. Groupon Acquires Ideeli for $43M (FinSMEs)
  10. BuildDirect Raises CDN$30M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  11. Pet E-commerce Site Boqii Closes $25 Million Series B Financing, Poised for Offline Expansion in 2014 (TechNode)
  12. Hampton Creek Foods Completes $23M Series B Financing (FinSMEs)
  13. The Cambridge Satchel Company Raises $21M (FinSMEs)
  14. Andreessen Horowitz Invests $20M In Custom Apparel Platform Teespring (TechCrunch)
  15. Secondhand Clothing Marketplace Twice Raises $18.5M From Andreessen Horowitz (TechCrunch)
  16. Outfittery Raises €13M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  17. FirstCry.com Raises $15M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  18. Lyst Raises $14M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Tapingo Raises $10.5M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Luxola Raises $10M (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Hardware & Infrastructure Deals for 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $75,000,000 Tintri Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
2 $70,000,000 NJOY Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
3 $60,000,000 Beats Music Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
4 $20,421,000 MCor Technologies Undisclosed Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
5 $19,000,000 Quanttus Khosla Ventures, Matrix Partners Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
6 $15,000,000 Zepp Labs Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
7 $14,000,000 Fon Qualcomm Ventures Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
8 $12,000,000 Layer3 TV North Bridge Venture Partner, Evolution Media Growth Partners Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
9 $10,700,000 ThoughtSpot Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
10 $10,000,000 FlatFrog Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
11 $10,000,000 Canary Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
12 $10,000,000 Blue River Technologies Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
13 $9,760,000 Codoon Shenzhen Capital Group, CITIC Capital Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
14 $8,000,000 Ezetap Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
15 $8,000,000 Play-i Madrona Venture Group, Charles River Ventures Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
16 $6,000,000 Baanto Difference Capital Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
17 $4,250,000 iDevices Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
18 $4,000,000 Peak Meritage Funds, Sweetwater Capital Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
19 $3,000,000 Aethon Mitsui & Co. (USA) Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
20 $2,600,000 Fuel 3D Technologies Chimera Partners Hardware & Infrastructure Investment

More information

  1. Tintri Raises $75M in Series E Funding (FinSMEs)
  2. NJOY Raises over $70M (FinSMEs)
  3. Beats Music Raises $60 Million in Funding (Billboard)
  4. Irish firm gets €15m boost as it takes 3D-printing machine to global techfest (Independent.ie)
  5. Stealthy MIT wearable startup Quanttus gets $19M (Mobile Health News)
  6. Zepp Labs Secures $15M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  7. Fon raises $14 million from Qualcomm to boost sharing of Wi-Fi, music (VentureBeat)
  8. Layer3 TV Raises $21M Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  9. ThoughtSpot Raises $10.7M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  10. FlatFrog Laboratories Closes $10M Funding Round (FinSMEs)
  11. Canary Raises $10M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  12. Blue River Technology Raises $10 Million from Data Collective Venture Capital, Innovation Endeavors and Khosla Ventures (BusinessWire)
  13. Smart Wearable Maker Codoon Nets 60 Million Yuan of Series A Funding (Technode)
  14. With $8M In Fresh Funding, Ezetap Is More Than Just A Square For Emerging Markets (TechCrunch)
  15. Kid-Coding Robots Maker Play-i Earns $8M in Funding (PC Mag)
  16. Baanto Completes $6M Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  17. iDevices raises $4.25 mln funding (PE HUB)
  18. Peak Secures $4M in Financing (FinSMEs)
  19. Aethon Receives $3.0M Investment (FinSMEs)
  20. Fuel 3D Technologies Closes $2.6M Round (FinSMEs)