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Top 20 Acquisitions for August 2014

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$804,000,000ChinaVision Media GroupAlibabaMediaAcquisition
2$752,000,000iParadigmsInsight Venture PartnersSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
3$658,969,500Wotif ExpediaTransactionsAcquisition
4$613,872,000Tele2TeliasoneraMobile & AppsAcquisition
5$555,000,000 Dropcam Google/NestHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
7$500,000,000DeepMindGoogleSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
8$500,000,000Maker StudiosThe Walt Disney CompanyMediaAcquisition
9$500,000,000Skybox ImagingGoogleSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
10$475,000,000Renesas SP Drivers SynapticsHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
11$390,000,000RelateIQSalesforceSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
12$360,000,000CheckIntuitMobile & AppsAcquisition
13$337,000,000Quintiq Dassualt SystemesSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
14$328,500,000ISSC Technologies CorporationMicrochip TechnologyHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
15$260,000,000Ticket MonsterGrouponTransactionsAcquisition
18$200,000,000CyveraPalo Alto NetworksSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
20$175,000,000InktankRed HatSoftware & ServicesAcquisition

More information

  1. Alibaba Pays $804M To Take Majority Stake In TV And Movie Producer ChinaVision (TechCrunch)
  2. Acquisition of iParadigms for $752 Million Led by Insight Venture Partners (Turnitin)
  3. Expedia, Inc. Announces Agreement To Acquire Wotif Group (The Wall Street Journal)
  4. Teliasonera acquires Tele2 Norway for €450 million after regulatory “failure” (European Communications)
  5. Google and Nest Acquire Dropcam For $555 Million (TechCrunch)
  6. Australia’s Seek to Buy Jobstreet in $524 Million Deal (Wall Street Journal)
  7. Google Acquires Artificial Intelligence Startup DeepMind For More Than $500M (TechCrunch)
  8. It’s Official: Disney Acquires Maker Studios For At Least $500M (TechCrunch)
  9. Google Buys Satellite Company Skybox Imaging For $500 Million (Business Insider)
  10. Synaptics announces acquisition of Japan’s Renesas SP Drivers (The China Post)
  11. Salesforce acquisition of RelateIQ a CRM game-changer (Investment News)
  12. Intuit Buys Check App for $360 Million (Fox Business)
  13. Dassualt Systemes to acquire Dutch firm Quintiq for $337 million (The Economic Times)
  14. Microchip Technology about to acquire Taiwanese tech company for $328.5M (Phoenix Business Journal)
  15. Groupon’s $260M Acquisition Of Ticket Monster From LivingSocial Has Closed (TechCrunch)
  16. Amobee Buys Adconion For $235M And Kontera For $150M In Consolidation Play (TechCrunch)
  17. The $425M LegalZoom deal is a win for VCs, but less exciting for the company or LA (PandoDaily)
  18. Palo Alto Networks Acquires Cyvera for $200M (FinSMEs)
  19. Travel Site TripAdvisor To Acquire Viator For Approximately $200M (Forbes)
  20. Inktank Acquired For $175M By Red Hat (Socaltech)

Top 20 Hardware & Infrastructure Deals for 2014

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$9,670,032,000OnoVodafoneHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
2$5,300,000,000MICROS SystemsOracleHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
3$3,200,000,000Nest LabsGoogleHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
4$3,000,000,000Beats ElectronicsAppleHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
5$2,300,000,000IBM (x86-based server business)LenovoHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
6$2,000,000,000Oculus VRFacebookHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
7$1,100,000,000Fusion-ioSanDiskHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
8$555,000,000 Dropcam Google/NestHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
9$475,000,000Renesas SP Drivers SynapticsHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
10$328,500,000ISSC Technologies CorporationMicrochip TechnologyHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
11$120,000,000Proteus Digital HealthUndisclosedHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
12$107,000,000FX NetworksVocus CommunicationsHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
13$100,000,000Basis ScienceIntelHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
14$75,000,000TintriConsortiumHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
15$70,000,000NJOYConsortiumHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
16$70,000,000SungevityConsortiumHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
17$60,000,000Beats MusicConsortiumHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
18$57,000,000SimplisafeSequoia CapitalHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
19$52,000,000Proteus Digital HealthUndisclosedHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
20$37,000,000mCube ConsortiumHardware & InfrastructureInvestment

More information

  1. Vodafone completes €7.2 billion acquisition of Ono (Vodafone)
  2. Oracle buys MICROS Systems for $5.3 billion (ZDNet)
  3. Google buys Nest Labs for $3.2 billion (CNN)
  4. Apple finally confirms its $3B acquisition of Beats Electronics (VentureBeat)
  5. Lenovo agrees to buy IBM’s server business for $US2.3 billion (ARN)
  6. Facebook is buying Oculus for $2B to ‘get ready for the platform of tomorrow’ (VentureBeat)
  7. SanDisk to acquire Fusion-io for $1.1BN (FinSMEs)
  8. Google and Nest Acquire Dropcam For $555 Million (TechCrunch)
  9. Synaptics announces acquisition of Japan’s Renesas SP Drivers (The China Post)
  10. Microchip Technology about to acquire Taiwanese tech company for $328.5M (Phoenix Business Journal)
  11. Proteus Digital Health Raises $120M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  12. Vocus Communications to buy NZ’s FX Networks (The Australian)
  13. Basis Goes To Intel For Around $100M (TechCrunch)
  14. Tintri Raises $75M in Series E Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. NJOY Raises over $70M (FinSMEs)
  16. Sungevity Raises $70M in Equity Financing (FinSMEs)
  17. Beats Music Raises $60 Million in Funding (Billboard)
  18. SimpliSafe gets $57 million in funding from Sequoia Capital (FinSMEs)
  19. Proteus Digital Health raises another $52 million for sensor-enabled pharmaceuticals (Mobile Health News)
  20. mCube Closes $37M Series C Financing (FinSMEs)