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Top 20 Acquisitions for April 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 $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 $1,500,000,000 AirWatch VMWare Mobile & Apps Acquisition
6 $900,000,000 Viber Media Rakuten Mobile & Apps Acquisition
7 $804,000,000 ChinaVision Media Group Alibaba Media Acquisition
8 $523,500,000 Jobstreet Seek Transactions Acquisition
9 $500,000,000 Maker Studios The Walt Disney Company Media Acquisition
10 $260,000,000 Ticket Monster Groupon Transactions Acquisition
11 $200,000,000 Cyvera Palo Alto Networks Software & Services Acquisition
12 $200,000,000 LegalZoom Permira Transactions Acquisition
13 $175,000,000 Inktank Red Hat Software & Services Acquisition
14 $165,000,000 Bash Gaming GSN Games Games Acquisition
15 $126,000,000 SK Encar Carsales.com Ecommerce Acquisition
16 $125,136,000 Klarna Consortium Transactions Acquisition
17 $120,000,000 Bright LinkedIn Transactions Acquisition
18 $100,000,000 Basis Science Intel Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
19 $100,000,000 Parature Microsoft Software & Services Acquisition
20 $100,000,000 PayScale Warburg Pincus Software & Services Acquisition

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. 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. VMWare’s $1.5B AirWatch Buy All About Mobile Workplace (TechCrunch)
  6. Rakuten Acquires Viber for $900M (FinSMEs)
  7. Alibaba Pays $804M To Take Majority Stake In TV And Movie Producer ChinaVision (TechCrunch)
  8. Australia’s Seek to Buy Jobstreet in $524 Million Deal (Wall Street Journal)
  9. It’s Official: Disney Acquires Maker Studios For At Least $500M (TechCrunch)
  10. Groupon’s $260M Acquisition Of Ticket Monster From LivingSocial Has Closed (TechCrunch)
  11. Palo Alto Networks Acquires Cyvera for $200M (FinSMEs)
  12. The $425M LegalZoom deal is a win for VCs, but less exciting for the company or LA (PandoDaily)
  13. Inktank Acquired For $175M By Red Hat (Socaltech)
  14. GSN’s $165M Bash Gaming Acquisition Nets 100X Return For Investors (TechCrunch)
  15. Carsales splashes $126m on SK Encar (The Australian)
  16. Klarna Raised €90M to Acquire SOFORT (FinSMEs)
  17. LinkedIn makes its biggest acquisition by paying $120m for job matching service Bright (The Next Web)
  18. Basis Goes To Intel For Around $100M (TechCrunch)
  19. Microsoft Acquires Parature for $100M (FinSMEs)
  20. Warburg Pincus Buys Compensation Software Service PayScale For Up To $100 Million (Tech Times)

Top 20 IPOs for 2012

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $16,000,000,000 Facebook Undisclosed Media Public
2 $260,400,000 Palo Alto Networks Undisclosed Software & Services Public
3 $229,500,000 Splunk Undisclosed Software & Services Public
4 $210,000,000 ServiceNow Undisclosed Software & Services Public
5 $147,000,000 Zillow Undisclosed Transactions Public
6 $132,600,000 Millennial Media Undisclosed Marketing Public
7 $126,000,000 Ruckus Wireless Undisclosed Hardware & Infrastructure Public
8 $114,000,000 Bazaarvoice Undisclosed Marketing Public
9 $107,250,000 Yelp Undisclosed Media Public
10 $92,000,000 Eloqua Undisclosed Software & Services Public
11 $91,000,000 Kayak Software Undisclosed Transactions Public
12 $89,600,000 Audience Undisclosed Hardware & Infrastructure Public
13 $88,000,000 Demandware Undisclosed Software & Services Public
14 $86,000,000 CafePress Undisclosed Ecommerce Public
15 $81,900,000 YY Undisclosed Software & Services Public
16 $81,000,000 Performant Financial Undisclosed Software & Services Public
17 $77,000,000 Peregrine Semiconductor Undisclosed Hardware & Infrastructure Public
18 $75,200,000 Trulia Undisclosed Media Public
19 $72,000,000 EPAM Systems Undisclosed Software & Services Public
20 $71,800,000 Qualys Undisclosed Software & Services Public

More information

  1. Facebook Stalls In Public Debut After Record $16B In IPO (Bloomberg)
  2. Palo Alto Networks raises $260.4M, pricing above target range (Business Journal)
  3. Splunk Raises $229.5 Million in IPO on Demand for Data Analysis (Bloomberg)
  4. ServiceNow Advances In Debut After $210 Million IPO (Bloomberg)
  5. Zillow adds to war chest, raises $147 million in public offering (Geek Wire)
  6. Millennial Media IPO shows strength of mobile display ads (Digital Media Wire)
  7. Ruckus Wireless Closes IPO Day At $12.25 Per Share, 18% Below IPO Price (TechCrunch)
  8. UPDATE 1-Bazaarvoice IPO raises $114 mln, priced above range-underwriter (Reuters)
  9. Yelp IPO raises $107M (New York Post)
  10. Vienna-based Eloqua raises $92M in IPO (Washington Post)
  11. Kayak Software Raises $91 Million, Prices IPO Above Range (Bloomberg)
  12. UPDATE 1-Audience Inc IPO prices above range (Reuters)
  13. Demandware Trades Up 48% After Its $88 Million IPO (Investors.com)
  14. CafePress ends debut day flat after $86M IPO (Biz Journal)
  15. China’s YY Prices IPO At Low End Of Range, But Trades Up 10% (Forbes)
  16. Performant Financial IPO Prices at $9 Per Share (Article WN)
  17. Peregrine Semiconductor IPO (Private Semiconductors)
  18. Trulia Soars 41% in Debut (Wall Street Journal)
  19. EPAM Completes $72 Million IPO on NYSE (Quintura)
  20. Cloud Security Firm Qualys’ IPO Opens At $12/Share, Raising $71.8M (TechCrunch)

Top 20 IPOs for 2012

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $16,000,000,000 Facebook Undisclosed Software & Services Public
2 $260,400,000 Palo Alto Networks Undisclosed Software & Services Public
3 $229,500,000 Splunk Undisclosed Software & Services Public
4 $210,000,000 ServiceNow Undisclosed Transactions Public
5 $147,000,000 Zillow Undisclosed Marketing Public
6 $132,000,000 Millennial Media Undisclosed Hardware & Infrastructure Public
7 $126,000,000 Ruckus Wireless Undisclosed Software & Services Public
8 $114,000,000 Bazaarvoice Undisclosed Media Public
9 $107,250,000 Yelp Undisclosed Software & Services Public
10 $92,000,000 Eloqua Undisclosed Transactions Public
11 $91,000,000 Kayak Software Undisclosed Hardware & Infrastructure Public
12 $89,600,000 Audience Undisclosed Software & Services Public
13 $88,000,000 Demandware Undisclosed Ecommerce Public
14 $86,000,000 CafePress Undisclosed Games Public
15 $81,900,000 YY Undisclosed Software & Services Public
16 $81,000,000 Performant Financial Undisclosed Hardware & Infrastructure Public
17 $77,000,000 Peregrine Semiconductor Undisclosed Media Public
18 $75,200,000 Trulia Undisclosed Software & Services Public
19 $72,000,000 EPAM Systems Undisclosed Software & Services Public
20 $71,800,000 Qualys Undisclosed

More information

  1. Facebook Stalls In Public Debut After Record $16B In IPO (Bloomberg)
  2. Palo Alto Networks raises $260.4M, pricing above target range (Business Journal)
  3. Splunk Raises $229.5 Million in IPO on Demand for Data Analysis (Bloomberg)
  4. ServiceNow Advances In Debut After $210 Million IPO (Bloomberg)
  5. Zillow adds to war chest, raises $147 million in public offering (Geek Wire)
  6. Millennial Media IPO shows strength of mobile display ads (Digital Media Wire)
  7. Ruckus Wireless Closes IPO Day At $12.25 Per Share, 18% Below IPO Price (TechCrunch)
  8. UPDATE 1-Bazaarvoice IPO raises $114 mln, priced above range-underwriter (Reuters)
  9. Yelp IPO raises $107M (New York Post)
  10. Vienna-based Eloqua raises $92M in IPO (Washington Post)
  11. Kayak Software Raises $91 Million, Prices IPO Above Range (Bloomberg)
  12. UPDATE 1-Audience Inc IPO prices above range (Reuters)
  13. Demandware Trades Up 48% After Its $88 Million IPO (Investors.com)
  14. CafePress ends debut day flat after $86M IPO (Biz Journal)
  15. China’s YY Prices IPO At Low End Of Range, But Trades Up 10% (Forbes)
  16. Performant Financial IPO Prices at $9 Per Share (Article WN)
  17. Peregrine Semiconductor IPO (Private Semiconductors)
  18. Trulia Soars 41% in Debut (Wall Street Journal)
  19. EPAM Completes $72 Million IPO on NYSE (Quintura)
  20. Cloud Security Firm Qualys’ IPO Opens At $12/Share, Raising $71.8M (TechCrunch)

Top 20 IPOs for 2012

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $16,000,000,000 Facebook Undisclosed Media Public
2 $260,400,000 Palo Alto Networks Undisclosed Software & Services Public
3 $229,500,000 Splunk Undisclosed Software & Services Public
4 $210,000,000 ServiceNow Undisclosed Software & Services Public
5 $147,000,000 Zillow Undisclosed Transactions Public
6 $130,000,000 Millennial Media Undisclosed Marketing Public
7 $114,000,000 Bazaarvoice Undisclosed Software & Services Public
8 $107,250,000 Yelp Undisclosed Media Public
9 $92,000,000 Eloqua Undisclosed Software & Services Public
10 $91,000,000 Kayak Software Undisclosed Transactions Public
11 $89,600,000 Audience Undisclosed Hardware & Infrastructure Public
12 $88,000,000 Demandware Undisclosed Software & Services Public
13 $86,000,000 CafePress Undisclosed Ecommerce Public
14 $81,000,000 Performant Financial Undisclosed Software & Services Public
15 $77,000,000 Peregrine Semiconductor Undisclosed Hardware & Infrastructure Public
16 $75,200,000 Trulia Undisclosed Media Public
17 $72,000,000 EPAM Systems Undisclosed Software & Services Public
18 $71,800,000 Qualys Undisclosed Software & Services Public
19 $71,500,000 Vipshop Undisclosed Ecommerce Public
20 $55,000,000 Brightcove Undisclosed Software & Services Public

More information

  1. Facebook Stalls In Public Debut After Record $16B In IPO (Bloomberg)
  2. Palo Alto Networks raises $260.4M, pricing above target range (Business Journal)
  3. Splunk Raises $229.5 Million in IPO on Demand for Data Analysis (Bloomberg)
  4. ServiceNow Advances In Debut After $210 Million IPO (Bloomberg)
  5. Zillow adds to war chest, raises $147 million in public offering (Geek Wire)
  6. Millennial Media IPO shows strength of mobile display ads (Digital Media Wire)
  7. UPDATE 1-Bazaarvoice IPO raises $114 mln, priced above range-underwriter (Reuters)
  8. Yelp IPO raises $107M (New York Post)
  9. Vienna-based Eloqua raises $92M in IPO (Washington Post)
  10. Kayak Software Raises $91 Million, Prices IPO Above Range (Bloomberg)
  11. UPDATE 1-Audience Inc IPO prices above range (Reuters)
  12. Demandware Trades Up 48% After Its $88 Million IPO (Investors.com)
  13. CafePress ends debut day flat after $86M IPO (Biz Journal)
  14. Performant Financial Corp launches IPO (Dealipedia)
  15. Peregrine Semiconductor IPO (Private Semiconductors)
  16. Trulia Soars 41% in Debut (Wall Street Journal)
  17. EPAM Completes $72 Million IPO on NYSE (Quintura)
  18. Cloud Security Firm Qualys’ IPO Opens At $12/Share, Raising $71.8M (TechCrunch)
  19. Vipshop float raises $71.5m (China Daily)
  20. Brightcove Soars on Debut, as I.P.O. Outlook Brightens (DealBook)