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Top 20 North American Deals for September 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $19,000,000,000 WhatsApp Facebook Mobile & Apps Acquisition
2 $5,700,000,000 TW Telecom Level 3 Software & Services Acquisition
3 $5,300,000,000 MICROS Systems Oracle Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
4 $3,500,000,000 Trulia Zillow Transactions Acquisition
5 $3,200,000,000 Nest Labs Google Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
6 $3,000,000,000 Beats Electronics Apple Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
7 $2,500,000,000 Compuware Thoma Bravo Software & Services Acquisition
8 $2,300,000,000 IBM (x86-based server business) Lenovo Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
9 $2,300,000,000 Conversant Alliance Data Marketing Acquisition
10 $2,000,000,000 Oculus VR Facebook Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
11 $1,650,000,000 Mercury Payment Vantiv Transactions Acquisition
12 $1,500,000,000 AirWatch VMWare Mobile & Apps Acquisition
13 $1,200,000,000 Uber Consortium Transactions Investment
14 $1,200,000,000 Multimedia Games Global Cash Access Games Acquisition
15 $1,100,000,000 Fusion-io SanDisk Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
16 $1,000,000,000 Ebates Rakuten Transactions Acquisition
17 $970,000,000 Twitch Amazon Games Acquisition
18 $930,000,000 All3Media Discovery, Liberty Global Marketing Acquisition
19 $930,000,000 TravelClick Thoma Bravo Software & Services Acquisition
20 $900,000,000 Viber Media Rakuten Mobile & Apps Acquisition

More information

  1. Facebook Buying WhatsApp For $19B, Will Keep The Messaging Service Independent (TechCrunch)
  2. Level 3 Agrees to Buy TW Telecom in $5.7 Billion Deal (Bloomberg)
  3. Oracle buys MICROS Systems for $5.3 billion (ZDNet)
  4. Zillow To Acquire Trulia In $3.5B Stock-For-Stock Deal (TechCrunch)
  5. Google buys Nest Labs for $3.2 billion (CNN)
  6. Apple finally confirms its $3B acquisition of Beats Electronics (VentureBeat)
  7. Compuware to Be Acquired by Thoma Bravo for $2.5 Billion (Wall Street Journal)
  8. Lenovo agrees to buy IBM’s server business for $US2.3 billion (ARN)
  9. Alliance Data to acquire Conversant for $2.3 billion (LA Times)
  10. Facebook is buying Oculus for $2B to ‘get ready for the platform of tomorrow’ (VentureBeat)
  11. Vantiv Buys Mercury Payment From Silver Lake for $1.65 Billion (Bloomberg)
  12. VMWare’s $1.5B AirWatch Buy All About Mobile Workplace (TechCrunch)
  13. Uber Closes $1.2BN Financing Round (FinSMEs)
  14. Global Cash Access to Acquire Multimedia Games (Owler)
  15. SanDisk to acquire Fusion-io for $1.1BN (FinSMEs)
  16. Rakuten Buys Ebates For $1 Billion (TechCrunch)
  17. THE NEWS WRAP: Amazon acquires game streaming platform Twitch for $970 million (StartupSmart)
  18. Discovery, Liberty Global Acquire All3Media in $930 Million Deal (Variety)
  19. Thoma Bravo Completes $930 Million Acquisition of TravelClick (Hotel News Resource)
  20. Rakuten Acquires Viber for $900M (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Deals for May 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $19,000,000,000 WhatsApp Facebook Mobile & Apps Acquisition
2 $3,200,000,000 Nest Labs Google Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
3 $3,000,000,000 Beats Electronics Apple Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
4 $2,300,000,000 IBM (x86-based server business) Lenovo Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
5 $2,000,000,000 Oculus VR Facebook Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
6 $1,650,000,000 Mercury Payment Vantiv Transactions Acquisition
7 $1,500,000,000 AirWatch VMWare Mobile & Apps Acquisition
8 $930,000,000 All3Media Discovery, Liberty Global Marketing Acquisition
9 $930,000,000 TravelClick Thoma Bravo Software & Services Acquisition
10 $900,000,000 Viber Media Rakuten Mobile & Apps Acquisition
11 $804,000,000 ChinaVision Media Group Alibaba Media Acquisition
12 $523,500,000 Jobstreet Seek Transactions Acquisition
13 $500,000,000 Deep Mind Google Software & Services Acquisition
14 $500,000,000 Maker Studios The Walt Disney Company Media Acquisition
15 $450,000,000 Airbnb Consortium Transactions Investment
16 $360,000,000 Check Intuit Mobile & Apps Acquisition
17 $325,000,000 Dropbox Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
18 $260,000,000 Ticket Monster Groupon Transactions Acquisition
19 $256,000,000 PetHub Altivia Ventures Software & Services Investment
20 $250,000,000 Dropbox BlackRock Software & Services Investment

More information

  1. Facebook Buying WhatsApp For $19B, Will Keep The Messaging Service Independent (TechCrunch)
  2. Google buys Nest Labs for $3.2 billion (CNN)
  3. Apple finally confirms its $3B acquisition of Beats Electronics (VentureBeat)
  4. Lenovo agrees to buy IBM’s server business for $US2.3 billion (ARN)
  5. Facebook is buying Oculus for $2B to ‘get ready for the platform of tomorrow’ (VentureBeat)
  6. Vantiv Buys Mercury Payment From Silver Lake for $1.65 Billion (Bloomberg)
  7. VMWare’s $1.5B AirWatch Buy All About Mobile Workplace (TechCrunch)
  8. Discovery, Liberty Global Acquire All3Media in $930 Million Deal (Variety)
  9. Thoma Bravo Completes $930 Million Acquisition of TravelClick (Hotel News Resource)
  10. Rakuten Acquires Viber for $900M (FinSMEs)
  11. Alibaba Pays $804M To Take Majority Stake In TV And Movie Producer ChinaVision (TechCrunch)
  12. Australia’s Seek to Buy Jobstreet in $524 Million Deal (Wall Street Journal)
  13. Google Acquires Artificial Intelligence Startup DeepMind For More Than $500M (TechCrunch)
  14. It’s Official: Disney Acquires Maker Studios For At Least $500M (TechCrunch)
  15. Airbnb raises $450m mega round – Investment Round Up (Redherring)
  16. Intuit Buys Check App for $360 Million (Fox Business)
  17. Dropbox Raises $325M in Funding, SEC Filing Reveals (FinSMEs)
  18. Groupon’s $260M Acquisition Of Ticket Monster From LivingSocial Has Closed (TechCrunch)
  19. PetHub Receives R$600m Investment (em português) (Lavca.org)
  20. Dropbox Raises $250M; Valued at $10Billion (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Hardware & Infrastructure Deals for May 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $3,200,000,000 Nest Labs Google Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
2 $3,000,000,000 Beats Electronics Apple Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
3 $2,300,000,000 IBM (x86-based server business) Lenovo Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
4 $2,000,000,000 Oculus VR Facebook Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
5 $374,000,000 Aastra Mitel Hardware & Infrastructure Merger
6 $100,000,000 Basis Science Intel Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
7 $75,000,000 Tintri Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
8 $70,000,000 NJOY Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
9 $70,000,000 Sungevity Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
10 $60,000,000 Beats Music Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
11 $57,000,000 Simplisafe Sequoia Capital Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
12 $20,421,000 MCor Technologies Undisclosed Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
13 $19,000,000 Quanttus Khosla Ventures, Matrix Partners Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
14 $17,000,000 Ineda Systems Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
15 $17,000,000 iRhythm Technologies Novo A/S, Norwest Venture Partners Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
16 $15,500,000 Orbotix Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
17 $15,000,000 Zepp Labs Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
18 $14,000,000 Fon Qualcomm Ventures Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
19 $13,200,000 Skycatch Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
20 $12,815,880 ROLI Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment

More information

  1. Google buys Nest Labs for $3.2 billion (CNN)
  2. Apple finally confirms its $3B acquisition of Beats Electronics (VentureBeat)
  3. Lenovo agrees to buy IBM’s server business for $US2.3 billion (ARN)
  4. Facebook is buying Oculus for $2B to ‘get ready for the platform of tomorrow’ (VentureBeat)
  5. Mitel and Aastra close $US374 million merger (ARN)
  6. Basis Goes To Intel For Around $100M (TechCrunch)
  7. Tintri Raises $75M in Series E Funding (FinSMEs)
  8. NJOY Raises over $70M (FinSMEs)
  9. Sungevity Raises $70M in Equity Financing (FinSMEs)
  10. Beats Music Raises $60 Million in Funding (Billboard)
  11. SimpliSafe gets $57 million in funding from Sequoia Capital (FinSMEs)
  12. Irish firm gets €15m boost as it takes 3D-printing machine to global techfest (Independent.ie)
  13. Stealthy MIT wearable startup Quanttus gets $19M (Mobile Health News)
  14. Ineda Systems Raises $17M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. iRhythm Technologies Closes $17M Series E Financing (FinSMEs)
  16. VCs just poured $15.5M into these toy robots (VentureBeat)
  17. Zepp Labs Secures $15M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  18. Fon raises $14 million from Qualcomm to boost sharing of Wi-Fi, music (VentureBeat)
  19. Skycatch Raises $13.2M To Field Data-Gathering Drones Both High And Low (TechCrunch)
  20. ROLI Raises £7.6M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)

Top 20 North American Deals for May 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $19,000,000,000 WhatsApp Facebook Mobile & Apps Acquisition
2 $3,200,000,000 Nest Labs Google Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
3 $3,000,000,000 Beats Electronics Apple Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
4 $2,300,000,000 IBM (x86-based server business) Lenovo Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
5 $2,000,000,000 Oculus VR Facebook Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
6 $1,650,000,000 Mercury Payment Vantiv Transactions Acquisition
7 $1,500,000,000 AirWatch VMWare Mobile & Apps Acquisition
8 $930,000,000 All3Media Discovery, Liberty Global Marketing Acquisition
9 $930,000,000 TravelClick Thoma Bravo Software & Services Acquisition
10 $500,000,000 DeepMind Google Software & Services Acquisition
11 $500,000,000 Maker Studios The Walt Disney Company Media Acquisition
12 $450,000,000 Airbnb Consortium Transactions Investment
13 $374,000,000 Aastra Mitel Hardware & Infrastructure Merger
14 $360,000,000 Check Intuit Mobile & Apps Acquisition
15 $325,000,000 Dropbox Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
16 $260,000,000 Ticket Monster Groupon Transactions Acquisition
17 $256,000,000 PetHub Altivia Ventures Software & Services Investment
18 $250,000,000 Dropbox BlackRock Software & Services Investment
19 $250,000,000 Lyft Consortium Transactions Investment
20 $225,000,000 Pure Storage Consortium Software & Services Investment

More information

  1. Facebook Buying WhatsApp For $19B, Will Keep The Messaging Service Independent (TechCrunch)
  2. Google buys Nest Labs for $3.2 billion (CNN)
  3. Apple finally confirms its $3B acquisition of Beats Electronics (VentureBeat)
  4. Lenovo agrees to buy IBM’s server business for $US2.3 billion (ARN)
  5. Facebook is buying Oculus for $2B to ‘get ready for the platform of tomorrow’ (VentureBeat)
  6. Vantiv Buys Mercury Payment From Silver Lake for $1.65 Billion (Bloomberg)
  7. VMWare’s $1.5B AirWatch Buy All About Mobile Workplace (TechCrunch)
  8. Discovery, Liberty Global Acquire All3Media in $930 Million Deal (Variety)
  9. Thoma Bravo Completes $930 Million Acquisition of TravelClick (Hotel News Resource)
  10. Google Acquires Artificial Intelligence Startup DeepMind For More Than $500M (TechCrunch)
  11. It’s Official: Disney Acquires Maker Studios For At Least $500M (TechCrunch)
  12. Airbnb raises $450m mega round – Investment Round Up (Redherring)
  13. Mitel and Aastra close $US374 million merger (ARN)
  14. Intuit Buys Check App for $360 Million (Fox Business)
  15. Dropbox Raises $325M in Funding, SEC Filing Reveals (FinSMEs)
  16. Groupon’s $260M Acquisition Of Ticket Monster From LivingSocial Has Closed (TechCrunch)
  17. PetHub Receives R$600m Investment (em português) (Lavca.org)
  18. Dropbox Raises $250M; Valued at $10Billion (FinSMEs)
  19. Ride-Sharing Firm Lyft Raises $250 Million, Eyes NYC Expansion (TIME)
  20. Pure Storage Raises $225 Million at a $3 Billion Valuation (Recode)