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Top 20 Rest of the World Deals for December 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $200,000,000 Aorato Microsoft Software & Services Acquisition
2 $200,000,000 Cyvera Palo Alto Networks Software & Services Acquisition
3 $150,000,000 Jumia Undisclosed Ecommerce Investment
4 $120,000,000 yuMobile Safaricom, Airtel Kenya Mobile & Apps Acquisition
5 $100,000,000 ironSource Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
6 $100,000,000 DragonPlay Ltd. Bally Technologies Games Acquisition
7 $85,000,000 IronSource Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
8 $75,000,000 Souq Naspers Limited Ecommerce Investment
9 $34,000,000 Genieo Innovation Somoto Software & Services Acquisition
10 $32,000,000 Stratoscale Consortium Software & Services Investment
11 $30,000,000 Vidmind Trellas Software & Services Investment
12 $30,000,000 Ginger Software Intel Software & Services Acquisition
13 $26,000,000 Zerto Consortium Software & Services Investment
14 $25,000,000 GetTaxi Vostok Nafta Investment Ltd Transactions Investment
15 $25,000,000 CTERA Networks Consortium Software & Services Investment
16 $25,000,000 OurCrowd Undisclosed Transactions Investment
17 $20,000,000 Kenshoo Bain Capital Ventures Marketing Investment
18 $18,300,000 AspiviaUnison AdaptIT Software & Services Acquisition
19 $15,000,000 SimilarWeb Naspers, Lord David Alliance Software & Services Investment
20 $15,000,000 Forter New Enterprise Associates, Sequoia Capital Software & Services Investment

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  1. Microsoft Buys Israeli Hybrid Cloud Security Startup Aorato In $200M Deal (TechCrunch)
  2. Palo Alto Networks Acquires Cyvera for $200M (FinSMEs)
  3. Rocket Internet-Backed Jumia Raises $150M For Its African E-Commerce Business (TechCrunch)
  4. Safaricom, Airtel Kenya finally acquire yuMobile for US $ 120 million (CIO)
  5. IronSource Closes Pre-IPO Investment Round of Up to $100 Million (Wall Street Journal)
  6. Bally Technologies acquires DragonPlay for $100m (Globes)
  7. IronSource Raises $85M (FinSMEs)
  8. Souq raises an additional $75m from Naspers (Wamda)
  9. Somoto acquires Genieo Innovation for $34m (Globes)
  10. Stratoscale Raises $32M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  11. Vidmind Receives $30M Investment from Trellas (FinSMEs)
  12. Intel Pays Up To $30M For A Personal Assistant Platform From Ginger Software (TechCrunch)
  13. Zerto Raises $26M in Series D Financing (FinSMEs)
  14. Hailo rival GetTaxi raises $150 million in venture capital (Irish Times)
  15. CTERA Networks Raises $25M in Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  16. OurCrowd Closes $25M Series B Funding Round (FinSMEs)
  17. Tel Aviv’s Kenshoo Raises $20M; Valuation $400M to $500M (Wall Street Journal)
  18. Adapt IT Acquires AspiviaUnison For $18.3m (Ventures )
  19. SimilarWeb Raises $15M in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Forter Raises $15M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Rest of the World Deals for December 2013

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,100,000,000 Waze Google Mobile & Apps Acquisition
2 $354,000,000 PrimeSense Apple Software & Services Acquisition
3 $130,000,000 Soluto Asurion Software & Services Acquisition
4 $89,000,000 WebMotors Carsales.com Transactions Acquisition
5 $70,000,000 Drafiti Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan Ecommerce Investment
6 $40,000,000 Nolio Consortium Software & Services Acquisition
7 $35,000,000 Jumia Millicom International Cellular S.A. Ecommerce Investment
8 $30,000,000 Boxee Samsung Software & Services Acquisition
9 $30,000,000 PSafe Consortium Software & Services Investment
10 $28,000,000 Moovit Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
11 $26,000,000 Jumia Summit Partners Ecommerce Investment
12 $20,000,000 Mobly The Cisneros Group Ecommerce Investment
13 $20,000,000 HotelUrbano Insight Venture Partners Transactions Investment
14 $15,000,000 EasyTaxi Latin America Internet Holding Transactions Investment
15 $14,500,000 Treato Consortium Software & Services Investment
16 $13,300,000 Restorando Consortium Software & Services Investment
17 $13,000,000 Zerto Consortium Software & Services Investment
18 $13,000,000 Namshi Summit Partners Ecommerce Investment
19 $12,000,000 GetTaxi Kreos Capital Transactions Investment
20 $12,000,000 TabTale Consortium Games Investment

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  1. Google Bought Waze For $1.1B, Giving A Social Data Boost To Its Mapping Business (Techcrunch)
  2. Apple reportedly acquires Kinect-tech maker PrimeSense for $345M (Venture Beat)
  3. Cloud-Based Device Management Startup Soluto Acquired By Device Insurers Asurion For Up To $130M (TechCrunch)
  4. Carsales.com eyes growth in Brazil (My Wealth News)
  5. Dafiti Raises $70M (FinSMEs)
  6. Report: CA Technologies To Buy Enterprise App Deployment And Management Company Nolio For Over $40M (Techcrunch)
  7. JUMIA RAISES $35M IN FUNDING (FinSMEs)
  8. Streaming Entertainment Startup Boxee Acquired By Samsung For Around $30M (Techcrunch)
  9. Brazilian Antivirus Startup PSafe Raises $30M Series C From China’s Qihoo 360 And Redpoint e.ventures (TechCrunch)
  10. Moovit Closes $28M Funding (FinSMEs)
  11. Summit Partners Puts $26M Into Samwer Brothers’ African Amazon Clone Jumia (TechCrunch)
  12. Mobly, Rocket Internet’s Home Furnishings Site In Brazil, Raises Up To $20M From LatAm Media Giant Cisneros Group (Techcrunch)
  13. Brazilian Vacation Bookings Goliath HotelUrbano Gets $20M Third Round Led By IVP (TechCrunch)
  14. Rocket Internet Revs Up Easy Taxi, Its Latin American Hailo, With $15M In Funding (Techcrunch)
  15. Treato Secures $14.5M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  16. With $13.3M In New Funding, Restorando Aims To Be The OpenTable Of Latin America (TechCrunch)
  17. Zerto Closes $13M Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  18. Namshi Raises $13M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. GetTaxi Raises Another $12 Million, Launches G-Car Service To Take On Uber In New York City (TechCrunch)
  20. Tabtale’s girly pink apps for kids attract 220M downloads and $12M (Venture Beat)

Top 20 Ecommerce Deals for September 2013

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $700,000,000 360Buy Ontario Teachers’ Retirement Fund, Kingdom Holdings Ecommerce Investment
2 $206,000,000 ShopRunner Alibaba Ecommerce Investment
3 $200,000,000 Flipkart Consortium Ecommerce Investment
4 $160,000,000 Flipkart Consortium Ecommerce Investment
5 $150,000,000 Fab Consortium Ecommerce Investment
6 $130,000,000 Lamoda Consortium Ecommerce Investment
7 $110,000,000 LivingSocial Undisclosed Ecommerce Investment
8 $100,000,000 Zalora Consortium Ecommerce Investment
9 $100,000,000 Lazada Consortium Ecommerce Investment
10 $83,000,000 Acumen Brands General Atlantic Ecommerce Investment
11 $75,000,000 NJOY Sean Parker, Douglas Teitelbaum Ecommerce Investment
12 $70,000,000 Drafiti Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan Ecommerce Investment
13 $53,000,000 Fancy Consortium Ecommerce Investment
14 $50,000,000 Snapdeal EBay Ecommerce Investment
15 $41,500,000 Warby Parker American Express, Millard S. Drexler Ecommerce Investment
16 $40,000,000 Reebonz MediaCorp Ecommerce Investment
17 $40,000,000 JustFab Consortium Ecommerce Investment
18 $35,000,000 Jumia Millicom International Cellular S.A. Ecommerce Investment
19 $32,000,000 Privalia Consortium Ecommerce Investment
20 $30,000,000 Living Proof Consortium Ecommerce Investment

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  1. China’s 360Buy Unwraps Massive New Funding Round of $700 Million (Tech In Asia)
  2. Alibaba leads $206M financing in Amazon rival ShopRunner (CNET)
  3. India E-Commerce Giant Flipkart Raises Another $200M From Existing Investors (Techcrunch)
  4. Flipkart Raises $160M in VC Funding (FinSMEs)
  5. Fab Grabs $150M At $1B Valuation (And Is Raising Another $100M+ More) (Techcrunch)
  6. Lamoda, The Samwer Brothers’ Russian Online Fashion Store, Snags $130M Led By Access Industries (Techcrunch)
  7. LivingSocial Raises $110M, Reports Say (FinSMEs)
  8. Zalora, Rocket Internet’s SE Asian Zappos Clone, Raises $100M More From Summit, Kinnevik And More (Techcrunch)
  9. Rocket Internet’s Lazada Lands $100M As It Seeks To Become The “Amazon Of Southeast Asia” (Techcrunch)
  10. Acumen Brands Raises $83M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  11. NJOY Raises $75M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  12. Dafiti Raises $70M (FinSMEs)
  13. A Month After Going International, Social Commerce Platform Fancy Raises $53 Million (Techcrunch)
  14. EBay Beats Out Amazon To Lead $50M Round In India’s E-Commerce Giant Snapdeal To Build Up Its BRIC Business (Techcrunch)
  15. Warby Parker Grabs New Investment From American Express & J. Crew CEO, Closing $41.5M Round (TechCrunch)
  16. Singapore’s MediaCorp Invests $40M In Luxury Online Retailer Reebonz (Techcrunch)
  17. JustFab Raises $40M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  18. JUMIA RAISES $35M IN FUNDING (FinSMEs)
  19. Private Sales Club Privalia Tops Up Its Total Funding To $251M, With $32M From New Investor Sofina, To Drive Latam Growth (Techcrunch)
  20. With $30M in Financing, Living Proof Primps for More Good Hair Days (Xconomy)

Top 20 Ecommerce Deals for August 2013

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $700,000,000 360Buy Ontario Teachers’ Retirement Fund, Kingdom Holdings Ecommerce Investment
2 $200,000,000 Flipkart Consortium Ecommerce Investment
3 $150,000,000 Fab Consortium Ecommerce Investment
4 $130,000,000 Lamoda Consortium Ecommerce Investment
5 $110,000,000 Directi Endurance International Ecommerce Acquisition
6 $110,000,000 LivingSocial Undisclosed Ecommerce Investment
7 $100,000,000 Lazada Consortium Ecommerce Investment
8 $100,000,000 Zalora Consortium Ecommerce Investment
9 $83,000,000 Acumen Brands General Atlantic Ecommerce Investment
10 $75,000,000 NJOY Sean Parker, Douglas Teitelbaum Ecommerce Investment
11 $70,000,000 Drafiti Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan Ecommerce Investment
12 $53,000,000 Fancy Consortium Ecommerce Investment
13 $50,000,000 Snapdeal EBay Ecommerce Investment
14 $41,500,000 Warby Parker American Express, Millard S. Drexler Ecommerce Investment
15 $40,000,000 Reebonz MediaCorp Ecommerce Investment
16 $40,000,000 JustFab Consortium Ecommerce Investment
17 $35,000,000 Jumia Millicom International Cellular S.A. Ecommerce Investment
18 $32,000,000 Privalia Consortium Ecommerce Investment
19 $30,000,000 HomeShop18 Consortium Ecommerce Investment
20 $30,000,000 Bonobos Consortium Ecommerce Investment

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  1. China’s 360Buy Unwraps Massive New Funding Round of $700 Million (Tech In Asia)
  2. India E-Commerce Giant Flipkart Raises Another $200M From Existing Investors (Techcrunch)
  3. Fab Grabs $150M At $1B Valuation (And Is Raising Another $100M+ More) (Techcrunch)
  4. Lamoda, The Samwer Brothers’ Russian Online Fashion Store, Snags $130M Led By Access Industries (Techcrunch)
  5. Directi Acquired for $ 110 mn by Endurance International (NextBigWhat.com)
  6. LivingSocial Raises $110M, Reports Say (FinSMEs)
  7. Rocket Internet’s Lazada Lands $100M As It Seeks To Become The “Amazon Of Southeast Asia” (Techcrunch)
  8. Zalora, Rocket Internet’s SE Asian Zappos Clone, Raises $100M More From Summit, Kinnevik And More (Techcrunch)
  9. Acumen Brands Raises $83M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  10. NJOY Raises $75M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  11. Dafiti Raises $70M (FinSMEs)
  12. A Month After Going International, Social Commerce Platform Fancy Raises $53 Million (Techcrunch)
  13. EBay Beats Out Amazon To Lead $50M Round In India’s E-Commerce Giant Snapdeal To Build Up Its BRIC Business (Techcrunch)
  14. Warby Parker Grabs New Investment From American Express & J. Crew CEO, Closing $41.5M Round (TechCrunch)
  15. Singapore’s MediaCorp Invests $40M In Luxury Online Retailer Reebonz (Techcrunch)
  16. JustFab Raises $40M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  17. JUMIA RAISES $35M IN FUNDING (FinSMEs)
  18. Private Sales Club Privalia Tops Up Its Total Funding To $251M, With $32M From New Investor Sofina, To Drive Latam Growth (Techcrunch)
  19. Read more: http://www.nasdaq.com/article/update-saps-hybris-deal-valued-at-1-billion-or-more—sources-20130605-01235#ixzz2Z4xObiQM (Deal Curry)
  20. Bonobos Receives $30,000,000 New Financing (Xconomy)