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Top 20 North American Deals for March 2017

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $4,700,000,000 DigitalGlobe MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Software & Services Acquisition
2 $3,700,000,000 AppDynamics Cisco Software & Services Acquisition
3 $1,100,000,000 CoverMyMeds McKesson Software & Services Acquisition
4 $1,000,000,000 Vantage Data Centers Digital Bridge Holdings Software & Services Acquisition
5 $800,000,000 Verily Temasek Holdings Software & Services Investment
6 $650,000,000 SimpliVity Hewlett Packard Enterprise Software & Services Acquisition
7 $614,000,000 Veracode CA Technologies Software & Services Acquisition
8 $500,000,000 SoFi Consortium Transactions Investment
9 $500,000,000 Kabbage Undisclosed Transactions Investment
10 $447,800,000 Airbnb Consortium Transactions Investment
11 $425,000,000 Trello Atlassian Software & Services Acquisition
12 $400,000,000 BlueCat Madison Dearborn Partners Software & Services Acquisition
13 $400,000,000 Instacart Consortium Transactions Investment
14 $350,000,000 Ola SoftBank Transactions Investment
15 $310,000,000 Turn Amobee Marketing Acquisition
16 $308,000,000 Teads Altice Marketing Acquisition
17 $293,000,000 Halogen Software Saba Software & Services Acquisition
18 $250,000,000 Magento Commerce Hillhouse Capital Group Ecommerce Investment
19 $250,000,000 SureTec Financial Corp. Markel Corporation Transactions Acquisition
20 $233,000,000 TIO Networks PayPal Transactions Acquisition

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  1. Richmond’s MDA to acquire U.S. satellite firm DigitalGlobe in $4.7b deal (Business Vancouver)
  2. Cisco to Buy Software Maker AppDynamics for $3.7 Billion (Bloomberg)
  3. McKesson to buy CoverMyMeds for $1.1 bln (PE HUB)
  4. Digital Bridge to acquire Vantage Data Centers for $1 billion – sources (Europe Breaking News)
  5. Alphabet’s health-tech company Verily gets $800 million from Singapore investment firm Temasek (VentureBeat)
  6. HPE acquires SimpliVity for $650M in cash (TechCrunch)
  7. Veracode bought by CA Technologies for $614 million (Boston Globe)
  8. SoFi closes in on $500m funding round – Bloomberg (Finextra)
  9. Kabbage nabs $500M for small business loans (TechCrunch)
  10. Airbnb closes $1B round at $31B valuation, profitable as of 2H 2016, no plans for IPO (TechCrunch)
  11. Atlassian to Acquire Trello, for $425M (FinSMEs)
  12. Hyatt brothers strike again: Toronto tech entrepreneurs sell BlueCat Networks for $400-million (The Globe and Mail)
  13. Instacart raises $400 million at a $3.4 billion valuation to deliver groceries on-demand (TechCrunch)
  14. Ola raises $350 million at valuation of $3.5 billion (Moneycontrol)
  15. Singtel’s digital ad division Amobee acquires Turn for $310M (TechCrunch)
  16. Telco Altice to acquire video ad tech player Teads for $308M (TechCrunch)
  17. HALOGEN SOFTWARE ACQUIRED BY SABA FOR $293 MILLION (Betakit)
  18. Magento Commerce scores $250 mln from Hillhouse (PE HUB)
  19. Markel to acquire SureTec Financial Corp (Markel Corporation)
  20. PayPal buys TIO Networks for $233 million (TechCrunch)

Top 20 Acquisitions for 2012

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $5,000,000,000 NDS Group Cisco Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
2 $4,800,000,000 Hitachi Global Storage Western Digital Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
3 $4,300,000,000 Ariba SAP Software & Services Acquisition
4 $3,300,000,000 Getty Images The Carlyle Group Media Acquisition
5 $1,900,000,000 Taleo Oracle Software & Services Acquisition
6 $1,500,000,000 Knology WOW Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
7 $1,300,000,000 Jupiter Shop Channel Bain Capital Ecommerce Acquisition
8 $1,260,000,000 Nicira Networks VMware Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
9 $1,200,000,000 Meraki Cisco Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
10 $1,200,000,000 Yammer Microsoft Software & Services Acquisition
11 $1,100,000,000 Deltek Thoma Bravo Software & Services Acquisition
12 $1,000,000,000 Q9 Networks BCE Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
13 $840,000,000 BrightPoint Ingram Micro Software & Services Acquisition
14 $785,000,000 So-Net Sony Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
15 $775,000,000 Kiva Systems Amazon Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
16 $715,000,000 Instagram Facebook Mobile & Apps Acquisition
17 $689,000,000 Buddy Media Salesforce Software & Services Acquisition
18 $670,000,000 Merchant e-Solutions Cielo Software & Services Acquisition
19 $669,789,500 TelstraClear Vodafone Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
20 $660,000,000 SHL Corporate Executive Board Marketing Acquisition

More information

  1. Cisco Buys NDS Group For $5B (Silicon Tap)
  2. WD Completes Hitachi Global Storage Technologies Buy (SoCal Tech)
  3. SAP Agrees to Buy Ariba in $4.3B Deal (Business Week)
  4. Getty Images Acquired By Carlyle For $3.3 Billion (Northwest Innovation)
  5. Oracle Buys Talent Management Solutions Company Taleo For $1.9 Billion (Techcrunch)
  6. WOW! Buys Knology For $1.5 Billion (Tech Rockies)
  7. Bain Capital to acquire 50% stake in Jupiter Shop Channel from Sumitomo Corporation (Private Equity Wire)
  8. VMware Buys Nicira For $1.26 Billion And Gives More Clues About Cloud Strategy (TechCrunch)
  9. Cisco Acquires Enterprise Wi-Fi Startup Meraki For $1.2 Billion In Cash (TechCrunch)
  10. Microsoft to Acquire Yammer (Microsoft )
  11. Why Thoma Bravo Paid $1.1 Billion For Deltek (AOL)
  12. BCE buying cloud company Q9 Networks for $1B: sources (Financial Post)
  13. Ingram Micro Completes BrightPoint Buy (SoCal Tech)
  14. SONY in $785 Million Acquisition of So-Net Entertainment Shares (Cleary Gottlieb)
  15. Amazon Acquires Robot-Coordinated Order Fulfillment Company Kiva Systems For $775 Million In Cash (TechCrunch)
  16. Facebook’s final Instagram purchase price: $715 million in cash and stock (The Next Web)
  17. Salesforce Lines Up Against Oracle On Social Push; Buys Buddy Media For $689M (TechCrunch)
  18. Cielo Acquires Merchant e-Solutions for $670,000,000 (Xconomy)
  19. Vodafone NZ buys TelstraClear (New Zealand Herald)
  20. Corporate Executive Board buys talent analytics firm SHL (Research)

Top 20 Hardware & Infrastructure Deals for 2012

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $5,000,000,000 NDS Group Cisco Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
2 $4,800,000,000 Hitachi Global Storage Western Digital Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
3 $1,500,000,000 Knology WOW Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
4 $1,260,000,000 Nicira Networks VMware Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
5 $1,200,000,000 Meraki Cisco Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
6 $1,000,000,000 Q9 Networks BCE Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
7 $785,000,000 So-Net Sony Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
8 $775,000,000 Kiva Systems Amazon Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
9 $669,789,500 TelstraClear Vodafone Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
10 $644,000,000 City Telecom (Broadband+Telco Assets) CVC Capital Partners Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
11 $612,000,000 Hughes Telematics Verizon Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
12 $430,000,000 Row 44 Global Eagle Acquisition Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
13 $430,000,000 XtremIO EMC Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
14 $356,000,000 AuthenTec Apple Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
15 $350,000,000 Specialist Computer Holdings Tech Data Corp Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
16 $334,000,000 SeaMicro AMD Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
17 $271,000,000 Lightwire Cisco Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
18 $230,500,000 Asia Tone Equinix Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
19 $230,000,000 Vividwireless Optus Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
20 $225,000,000 TeleBarbados Columbus International Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition

More information

  1. Cisco Buys NDS Group For $5B (Silicon Tap)
  2. WD Completes Hitachi Global Storage Technologies Buy (SoCal Tech)
  3. WOW! Buys Knology For $1.5 Billion (Tech Rockies)
  4. VMware Buys Nicira For $1.26 Billion And Gives More Clues About Cloud Strategy (TechCrunch)
  5. Cisco Acquires Enterprise Wi-Fi Startup Meraki For $1.2 Billion In Cash (TechCrunch)
  6. BCE buying cloud company Q9 Networks for $1B: sources (Financial Post)
  7. SONY in $785 Million Acquisition of So-Net Entertainment Shares (Cleary Gottlieb)
  8. Amazon Acquires Robot-Coordinated Order Fulfillment Company Kiva Systems For $775 Million In Cash (TechCrunch)
  9. Vodafone NZ buys TelstraClear (New Zealand Herald)
  10. CVC acquires Hong Kong Broadband Network (Global Telecoms Business)
  11. Verizon Purchases Hughes Telematics for $612M (Pando Daily)
  12. Row 44 Acquired In $430M Deal (SoCal Tech)
  13. EMC goes all-flash, buys XtremIO for $430M (Gigaom)
  14. Apple Buys Samsung’s Android Security Partner AuthenTec For $356M (TechCrunch)
  15. Tech Data bulks up European business with $350 million deal (E-wire Co)
  16. AMD Completes SeaMicro Buy (Silicon Tap )
  17. Cisco Buys Lightwire (Silicon Tap)
  18. Equinix Completes $230 Million Acquisition of Hong Kong Data Center Provider (Tech In Asia)
  19. Optus buys Vividwireless for $230m (Delimeter)
  20. Columbus Inc in deal worth US$225m to acquire Tele-Barbados (Guardian)

Top 20 Deals for October 2012

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $16,000,000,000 Facebook Undisclosed Media Public
2 $5,000,000,000 NDS Group Cisco Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
3 $4,800,000,000 Hitachi Global Storage Western Digital Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
4 $4,300,000,000 Ariba SAP Software & Services Acquisition
5 $3,300,000,000 Getty Images The Carlyle Group Media Acquisition
6 $1,900,000,000 Taleo Oracle Software & Services Acquisition
7 $1,500,000,000 Knology WOW Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
8 $1,300,000,000 Jupiter Shop Channel Bain Capital Ecommerce Acquisition
9 $1,260,000,000 Nicira Networks VMware Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
10 $1,200,000,000 Meraki Cisco Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
11 $1,200,000,000 Yammer Microsoft Software & Services Acquisition
12 $1,100,000,000 Deltek Thoma Bravo Software & Services Acquisition
13 $1,000,000,000 Q9 Networks BCE Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
14 $840,000,000 BrightPoint Ingram Micro Software & Services Acquisition
15 $775,000,000 Kiva Systems Amazon Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
16 $764,000,000 So-Net Sony Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
17 $715,000,000 Instagram Facebook Mobile & Apps Acquisition
18 $689,000,000 Buddy Media Salesforce Software & Services Acquisition
19 $670,000,000 Merchant e-Solutions Cielo Software & Services Acquisition
20 $669,789,500 TelstraClear Vodafone Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition

More information

  1. Facebook Stalls In Public Debut After Record $16B In IPO (Bloomberg)
  2. Cisco Buys NDS Group For $5B (Silicon Tap)
  3. WD Completes Hitachi Global Storage Technologies Buy (SoCal Tech)
  4. SAP Agrees to Buy Ariba in $4.3B Deal (Business Week)
  5. Getty Images Acquired By Carlyle For $3.3 Billion (Northwest Innovation)
  6. Oracle Buys Talent Management Solutions Company Taleo For $1.9 Billion (Techcrunch)
  7. WOW! Buys Knology For $1.5 Billion (Tech Rockies)
  8. Bain Capital to acquire 50% stake in Jupiter Shop Channel from Sumitomo Corporation (Private Equity Wire)
  9. VMware Buys Nicira For $1.26 Billion And Gives More Clues About Cloud Strategy (TechCrunch)
  10. Cisco Acquires Enterprise Wi-Fi Startup Meraki For $1.2 Billion In Cash (TechCrunch)
  11. Microsoft to Acquire Yammer (Microsoft )
  12. Why Thoma Bravo Paid $1.1 Billion For Deltek (AOL)
  13. BCE buying cloud company Q9 Networks for $1B: sources (Financial Post)
  14. Ingram Micro Completes BrightPoint Buy (SoCal Tech)
  15. Amazon Acquires Robot-Coordinated Order Fulfillment Company Kiva Systems For $775 Million In Cash (TechCrunch)
  16. Sony Corp acquires So-Net (Sony Entertainment Network)
  17. Facebook’s final Instagram purchase price: $715 million in cash and stock (The Next Web)
  18. Salesforce Lines Up Against Oracle On Social Push; Buys Buddy Media For $689M (TechCrunch)
  19. Cielo Acquires Merchant e-Solutions for $670,000,000 (Xconomy)
  20. Vodafone NZ buys TelstraClear (New Zealand Herald)