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Top 20 North American Deals for December 2013

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $2,700,000,000 Sourcefire Cisco Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
2 $1,900,000,000 Verizon Wireless AT&T Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
3 $1,260,000,000 Brightstar SoftBank Software & Services Investment
4 $1,100,000,000 Tumblr Yahoo Media Acquisition
5 $1,000,000,000 Blackberry Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
6 $1,000,000,000 Climate Corporation Monsanto Transactions Acquisition
7 $800,000,000 Trusteer IBM Software & Services Acquisition
8 $800,000,000 Braintree Ebay Transactions Acquisition
9 $780,000,000 Alltel AT&T Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
10 $710,000,000 Mountain Cablevision Rogers Communications Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
11 $685,000,000 Virident Western Digital Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
12 $600,000,000 Intermec Honeywell International Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
13 $475,000,000 Intucell Cisco Software & Services Acquisition
14 $450,000,000 SurveyMonkey Consortium Marketing Investment
15 $403,000,000 MakerBot Stratasys Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
16 $380,000,000 Tensilica Cadence Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
17 $350,000,000 MoPub Twitter Marketing Acquisition
18 $324,000,000 The 41st Parameter Experian Software & Services Investment
19 $310,000,000 Aurora Networks Pace PLC Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
20 $300,000,000 Answers.com Consortium Media Investment

More information

  1. Cisco Acquires Cybersecurity Company Sourcefire For $2.7B (Techcrunch)
  2. AT&T Completes Acquisition of 700 MHz Spectrum from Verizon Wireless to Support 4G LTE (Market Watch Wall Street Journal)
  3. Brightstar Receives $1.26BN Investment from SoftBank (FinSMEs)
  4. Confirmed: Yahoo! Acquires Tumblr for $1.1BN (FinSMEs)
  5. Here’s the full list of companies that invested $1 billion into BlackBerry, plus interim CEO has a base salary of $1 million (Mobile Syrup)
  6. Monsanto’s feast: $1B Climate Corp acquisition shows the world is turning into 1s and 0s (Pandodaily)
  7. IBM Buys Israel/US Cybersecurity Specialist Trusteer For $800M-$1B (TechCrunch)
  8. EBay’s PayPal Acquires Payments Gateway Braintree For $800M In Cash (TechCrunch)
  9. AT&T Completes Alltel Acquisition (Yahoo Finance)
  10. Canadian Internet Provider Rogers Buys Mountain Cablevision, Wireless Spectrum Licenses From Shaw (Techcrunch)
  11. Can’t get enough of flashy upstarts, can you, WD? Firm pays $685m for Virident (The Register)
  12. Honeywell International Inc. (HON) Confirms Intermec Inc. (IN) Acquisition For About $600 Million (Pulse2.0)
  13. Cisco acquires Intucell for US$475m (SiliconRepublic)
  14. SurveyMonkey Raises $800M in Debt and Equity Financing (FinSMEs)
  15. Stratasys Acquiring MakerBot In $403M Deal, Combined Company Will Likely Dominate 3D Printing Industry (Techcrunch)
  16. Cadence to Acquire Tensilica (Market Wire)
  17. Twitter + MoPub: Twitter just bought the digital ad exchange it wanted (VentureBeat)
  18. Experian to buy 41st Parameter in $324m deal (The Financial Times)
  19. Pace PLC Pace acquisition of Aurora Networks, Inc. (The Wall Street Journal)
  20. Q&A Platform Answers.com Raises More Cash, Buys Customer Experience Analytics Company ForeSee For Over $200M (TechCrunch)

Top 20 North American Deals for October 2013

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $2,700,000,000 Sourcefire Cisco Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
2 $1,900,000,000 Verizon Wireless AT&T Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
3 $1,260,000,000 Brightstar SoftBank Software & Services Investment
4 $1,100,000,000 Tumblr Yahoo Media Acquisition
5 $1,000,000,000 Climate Corporation Monsanto Transactions Acquisition
6 $1,000,000,000 Blackberry Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
7 $800,000,000 Trusteer IBM Software & Services Acquisition
8 $800,000,000 Braintree Ebay Transactions Acquisition
9 $780,000,000 Alltel AT&T Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
10 $710,000,000 Mountain Cablevision Rogers Communications Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
11 $685,000,000 Virident Western Digital Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
12 $600,000,000 Intermec Honeywell International Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
13 $475,000,000 Intucell Cisco Software & Services Acquisition
14 $450,000,000 SurveyMonkey Consortium Marketing Investment
15 $403,000,000 MakerBot Stratasys Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
16 $380,000,000 Tensilica Cadence Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
17 $350,000,000 MoPub Twitter Marketing Acquisition
18 $324,000,000 The 41st Parameter Experian Software & Services Investment
19 $310,000,000 Aurora Networks Pace PLC Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
20 $258,000,000 Uber Google Ventures, TPG Mobile & Apps Investment

More information

  1. Cisco Acquires Cybersecurity Company Sourcefire For $2.7B (Techcrunch)
  2. AT&T Completes Acquisition of 700 MHz Spectrum from Verizon Wireless to Support 4G LTE (Market Watch Wall Street Journal)
  3. Brightstar Receives $1.26BN Investment from SoftBank (FinSMEs)
  4. Confirmed: Yahoo! Acquires Tumblr for $1.1BN (FinSMEs)
  5. Monsanto’s feast: $1B Climate Corp acquisition shows the world is turning into 1s and 0s (Pandodaily)
  6. Here’s the full list of companies that invested $1 billion into BlackBerry, plus interim CEO has a base salary of $1 million (Mobile Syrup)
  7. IBM Buys Israel/US Cybersecurity Specialist Trusteer For $800M-$1B (TechCrunch)
  8. EBay’s PayPal Acquires Payments Gateway Braintree For $800M In Cash (TechCrunch)
  9. AT&T Completes Alltel Acquisition (Yahoo Finance)
  10. Canadian Internet Provider Rogers Buys Mountain Cablevision, Wireless Spectrum Licenses From Shaw (Techcrunch)
  11. Can’t get enough of flashy upstarts, can you, WD? Firm pays $685m for Virident (The Register)
  12. Honeywell International Inc. (HON) Confirms Intermec Inc. (IN) Acquisition For About $600 Million (Pulse2.0)
  13. Cisco acquires Intucell for US$475m (SiliconRepublic)
  14. SurveyMonkey Raises $800M in Debt and Equity Financing (FinSMEs)
  15. Stratasys Acquiring MakerBot In $403M Deal, Combined Company Will Likely Dominate 3D Printing Industry (Techcrunch)
  16. Cadence to Acquire Tensilica (Market Wire)
  17. Twitter + MoPub: Twitter just bought the digital ad exchange it wanted (VentureBeat)
  18. Experian to buy 41st Parameter in $324m deal (The Financial Times)
  19. Pace PLC Pace acquisition of Aurora Networks, Inc. (The Wall Street Journal)
  20. Uber Confirms That It Raised $258M From Google Ventures And TPG (Techcrunch)

Top 20 Marketing Deals for October 2013

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $600,000,000 Neolane Adobe Marketing Acquisition
2 $450,000,000 SurveyMonkey Consortium Marketing Investment
3 $350,000,000 MoPub Twitter Marketing Acquisition
4 $165,000,000 HootSuite Consortium Marketing Investment
5 $125,000,000 Channel Intelligence Google Marketing Acquisition
6 $119,000,000 Aggregate Knowledge Neustar Marketing Acquisition
7 $75,000,000 AppNexus Consortium Marketing Investment
8 $68,000,000 Brand Networks AEA Investors Marketing Investment
9 $60,000,000 Domo Consortium Marketing Investment
10 $60,000,000 Videology Consortium Marketing Investment
11 $50,000,000 Extreme Reach Spectrum Equity Marketing Investment
12 $42,800,000 BrightEdge Consortium Marketing Investment
13 $38,000,000 MarketShare FTV Capital, Elevation Partners Marketing Investment
14 $30,000,000 Alloy Digital ABS Capital Partners Marketing Investment
15 $30,000,000 Relationship Science Consortium Marketing Investment
16 $30,000,000 Hearsay Sequoia Capital, New Enterprise Associates Marketing Investment
17 $21,200,000 TubeMogul Digital Advertising Consortium, Omnibus Marketing Investment
18 $20,000,000 iPinYou Consortium Marketing Investment
19 $20,000,000 Collective Consortium Marketing Investment
20 $20,000,000 Gainsight Consortium Marketing Investment

More information

  1. Adobe Acquires Conversational Marketing Platform Neolane For $600M In Cash To Bolster Its Marketing Cloud (Techcrunch)
  2. SurveyMonkey Raises $800M in Debt and Equity Financing (FinSMEs)
  3. Twitter + MoPub: Twitter just bought the digital ad exchange it wanted (VentureBeat)
  4. HootSuite Raises $165M Series B Round From Insight, Accel And OMERS To Go Large On Enterprise Social Media Monitoring (TechCrunch)
  5. Google Acquires Channel Intelligence For $125M To Boost Product Referrals And E-Commerce With Users (Techcrunch)
  6. Neustar Buys Ad-Tech Firm Aggregate Knowledge for $119 Million (Mashable)
  7. Real-time Ad Bidding Platform AppNexus Raises $75M In Series D Funding (Techcrunch)
  8. Aiming To Be A One-Stop Shop For Social Marketing, Brand Networks Raises $68M In Its First Funding (Techcrunch)
  9. Omniture Co-Founder’s Business Intelligence SaaS Company Domo Raises $60M From GGV Capital, Jeff Bezos, Greylock And Others (TechCrunch)
  10. Another AdTech IPO? Videology Lands $60M From Catalyst, Comcast & Others As Online Video-Ad Market Booms (Techcrunch)
  11. Extreme Reach Receives $50M Investment from Spectrum Equity (FinSMEs)
  12. BrightEdge Raises $42.8M For Content Marketing And SEO (Techcrunch)
  13. MarketShare Raises $38M (FinSMEs)
  14. Alloy Digital raises $30m (C21 Media)
  15. RELATIONSHIP SCIENCE RAISES $30M IN FUNDING (FinSMEs)
  16. Hearsay Social Raises Another $30M To Help Businesses Grow Sales Through Social Media (TechCrunch)
  17. TubeMogul Raises $21.2M; Launches in Japan (FinSMEs)
  18. iPinYou Raises US$20M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Multi-screen ad firm Collective nets $20M from Cox, Samsung, & Accel (Venture Beat)
  20. Gainsight Raises $20M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Mobile & Apps Deals for September 2013

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,100,000,000 Waze Google Mobile & Apps Acquisition
2 $350,000,000 MoPub Twitter Mobile & Apps Acquisition
3 $258,000,000 Uber Google Ventures, TPG Mobile & Apps Investment
4 $200,000,000 AirWatch Insight Venture Partners Mobile & Apps Investment
5 $102,365,000 Truphone Roman Abramovich, Minden Mobile & Apps Investment
6 $90,000,000 Pulse LinkedIn Mobile & Apps Acquisition
7 $60,000,000 Snapchat Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
8 $55,000,000 Lookout Deutsche Telekom Mobile & Apps Investment
9 $50,000,000 Qwiki Yahoo Mobile & Apps Acquisition
10 $50,000,000 Flipboard Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
11 $50,000,000 Chukong Technologies Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
12 $45,000,000 Hotel Tonight Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
13 $41,000,000 Foursquare Undisclosed Mobile & Apps Investment
14 $40,000,000 Shazam America Movil Mobile & Apps Investment
15 $35,000,000 Houzz Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
16 $30,000,000 Fitbit Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
17 $25,000,000 Streetline Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
18 $25,000,000 AirWatch Accel, Insight Venture Partners Mobile & Apps Investment
19 $25,000,000 Clinkle Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
20 $24,000,000 Check Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment

More information

  1. Google Bought Waze For $1.1B, Giving A Social Data Boost To Its Mapping Business (Techcrunch)
  2. Twitter + MoPub: Twitter just bought the digital ad exchange it wanted (VentureBeat)
  3. Uber Confirms That It Raised $258M From Google Ventures And TPG (Techcrunch)
  4. AirWatch Raises $200 Million In Series A (Pulse 2)
  5. Roman Abramovich acquires a £70 million stake in Truphone (FinSMEs)
  6. LinkedIn Acquires Pulse for $90M (FinSMEs)
  7. Snapchat: self-destructing messaging app raises $60m in funding (Guardian)
  8. Cloud Security: Mobile Startup Lookout Gets $55M Led By Deutsche Telekom To Go Global & Target Enterprise (TechCrunch)
  9. Yahoo Acquires Qwiki For Around $50 Million (Techcrunch)
  10. Flipboard’s Mike McCue Confirms $50M Raise, Says Windows 8 App, More International Versions Coming By End Of Year (TechCrunch)
  11. Chukong Technologies Raises $50M in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  12. Last-Minute Booking App HotelTonight Raises $45M With An Eye On Continued Global Expansion (TechCrunch)
  13. Foursquare’s New $41M Round Helps It Delay Tricky Questions About Its Valuation (Techcrunch)
  14. Shazam Pulls In $40M From America Movil To Take On Latin America (Techcrunch)
  15. Home Remodeling Platform Houzz Raises $35M Series C Round Led By NEA And GGV Capital, Launches Paid Pro+ Accounts (Techcrunch)
  16. Fitness And Health Tracker Fitbit Is Raising $30M At A $300M-Plus Valuation (TechCrunch)
  17. Mobile Parking Service Streetline Grabs $25M From True Ventures, Qualcomm, Citi (Forbes)
  18. Enterprise Mobility, BYOD Startup AirWatch Adds $25M From Accel To Take Its Series A Total To $225M, As It Preps For Acquisitions (Techcrunch)
  19. Clinkle Raises Celebrity-Filled $25M Round As It Gears Up To Eliminate The Physical Wallet (Techcrunch)
  20. Check Raises $24M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)