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Top 20 Asia & Pacific Deals for August 2013

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$1,900,000,00091 WirelessBaiduMobile & AppsAcquisition
2$810,000,000BeidouChinaHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
3$700,000,000360BuyOntario Teachers’ Retirement Fund, Kingdom HoldingsEcommerceInvestment
4$586,000,000Sina WeiboAlibabaMediaInvestment
5$370,000,000PPSBaiduSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
8$136,000,000BankLinkMYOB Finance NZSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
11$78,201,000ReveraTelecom Corp of New ZealandHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
14$48,000,000SgCarMartSingapore Press HoldingsTransactionsAcquisition
16$36,000,000eBaoTechFTV Capital, Cathay Capital Private EquitySoftware & ServicesInvestment
19$26,000,000ZaloraTengelmann GroupEcommerceInvestment
20$21,200,000MagaSeekNTT DocomoEcommerceAcquisition

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  1. Baidu Agrees To Buy Chinese Android App Distributor 91 Wireless For $1.9B (Techcrunch)
  2. China Is Investing $810M In Beidou, A Navigation System It Hopes Will Eventually Rival GPS (Techcrunch)
  3. China’s 360Buy Unwraps Massive New Funding Round of $700 Million (Tech In Asia)
  4. Sina Weibo, China’s Equivalent of Facebook and Twitter, Gets $586M Investment From Alibaba (Techcrunch)
  5. Baidu Confirms $370M Purchase Of PPS, Underscoring Online Video’s Importance For Internet Companies Around The World (Techcrunch)
  6. India E-Commerce Giant Flipkart Raises Another $200M From Existing Investors (Techcrunch)
  7. Confirmed: Baidu acquires majority stake in Renren’s daily deals site for $160 million (Tech in Asia)
  8. MYOB acquires NZ firm for $136m (The Channel)
  9. Zalora, Rocket Internet’s SE Asian Zappos Clone, Raises $100M More From Summit, Kinnevik And More (Techcrunch)
  10. Rocket Internet’s Lazada Lands $100M As It Seeks To Become The “Amazon Of Southeast Asia” (Techcrunch)
  11. Telecom NZ acquires NZ cloud data centre and infrastructure services firm Revera for NZ$96.5m, est 6.43*2013 EBITDA (Australian Technology Transactions)
  12. Baidu, Hillhouse & GGV Reportedly Invest $57M In Qunar As The Chinese Travel Site Weathers A Boycott (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. SPH Acquires SgCarMart for $48 Million (Tech in Asia)
  15. Singapore’s MediaCorp Invests $40M In Luxury Online Retailer Reebonz (Techcrunch)
  16. eBaoTech Closes $36M Equity Financing (FinSMEs)
  17. Monster’s China Dream Shattered, Its $240 Million Site Sold Off for $30 Million (Tech in Asia)
  18. Read more: http://www.nasdaq.com/article/update-saps-hybris-deal-valued-at-1-billion-or-more—sources-20130605-01235#ixzz2Z4xObiQM (Deal Curry)
  19. Rocket Internet-Backed Singaporean Fashion Site Zalora Gets $26M From Tengelmann, Announces Software Development Center (TechCrunch)
  20. Docomo Confirms Acquisition of MagaSeek for $21 Million to Boost E-Commerce Efforts (Tech in Asia)