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Top 20 North American Deals for November 2015

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $4,400,000,000 AOL Verizon Media Acquisition
2 $3,000,000,000 Aruba Networks Hewlett-Packard Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
3 $1,500,000,000 Lynda.com LinkedIn Media Acquisition
4 $1,400,000,000 Electronic Funds Source WEX Transactions Acquisition
5 $1,200,000,000 Virtustream EMC Software & Services Acquisition
6 $1,200,000,000 Uber Baidu Transactions Investment
7 $1,000,000,000 Uber Undisclosed Transactions Investment
8 $1,000,000,000 Uber Microsoft, Bennett Coleman & Co. Transactions Investment
9 $1,000,000,000 SoFi SoftBank Transactions Investment
10 $910,000,000 Altegra Health Emdeon Transactions Acquisition
11 $890,000,000 Xoom PayPal Transactions Acquisition
12 $810,000,000 Trustwave Singtel Software & Services Acquisition
13 $589,000,000 Yemeksepeti Delivery Hero Transactions Acquisition
14 $537,000,000 Snapchat Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
15 $530,000,000 Lyft Rakuten Transactions Investment
16 $500,000,000 Zenefits Consortium Software & Services Investment
17 $500,000,000 Wish DST Capital Ecommerce Investment
18 $500,000,000 1010data Advance Software & Services Acquisition
19 $485,000,000 Snapchat Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
20 $453,000,000 Lancope Cisco Software & Services Acquisition

More information

  1. Verizon Agrees to Buy AOL for $4.4 Billion (Wall Street Journal)
  2. HP to acquire Aruba Networks for about $3B (CNBC)
  3. LinkedIn to Acquire Lynda.com for $1.5BN (FinSMEs)
  4. WEX to Buy Electronic Funds Source From Warburg Pincus for $1.4 Billion (The Wall Street Journal)
  5. EMC Continues Shift To Cloud With $1.2B Virtustream Purchase (TechCrunch)
  6. Uber Has Raised $1.2B More In China With Baidu Investing As Rival Didi Kuaidi Gets $3B (TechCrunch)
  7. Facing Demand, Uber Expands Funding Round by $1 Billion (NY Times)
  8. Uber reportedly raises $1B at a $51B valuation from investors including Microsoft (VentureBeat)
  9. SoFi raises whopping $1 billion to refinance student loans (Fortune)
  10. Emdeon to Acquire Altegra Health for $910M (FinSMEs)
  11. PayPal to Acquire Xoom for $890M (FinSMEs)
  12. Singtel buys US cybersecurity firm for US$810M (Tech In Asia)
  13. Delivery Hero Eats Up Turkey’s Yemeksepeti For A Record $589M (TechCrunch)
  14. Snapchat Closes Another Massive Funding Round — $537 Million (Re/code)
  15. Lyft Raises $530M in Series E Funding (FinSMEs)
  16. Zenefits Raises $500M Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  17. Sources: DST Global Led Mobile Shopping App Wish’s $500M Round (TechCrunch)
  18. Advance Acquires 1010data for $500M (FinSMEs)
  19. Snapchat Raises $485M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Cisco Beefs Up Security, Buys Lancope For $453M (TechCrunch)

Top 20 Transactions Deals for October 2015

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $2,000,000,000 Didi Kuaidi Consortium Transactions Investment
2 $1,400,000,000 Electronic Funds Source WEX Transactions Acquisition
3 $1,200,000,000 Avito Naspers Transactions Investment
4 $1,200,000,000 Uber Baidu Transactions Investment
5 $1,000,000,000 SoFi SoftBank Transactions Investment
6 $1,000,000,000 Didi Kuaidi Undisclosed Transactions Investment
7 $1,000,000,000 Uber Microsoft, Bennett Coleman & Co. Transactions Investment
8 $1,000,000,000 Uber Undisclosed Transactions Investment
9 $910,000,000 Altegra Health Emdeon Transactions Acquisition
10 $890,000,000 Xoom PayPal Transactions Acquisition
11 $700,000,000 Yidao Yongche Le TV Transactions Investment
12 $687,000,000 Menulog Group Just Eat Transactions Acquisition
13 $671,000,000 eLong Ctrip Transactions Acquisition
14 $630,000,000 Ele.me Consortium Transactions Investment
15 $589,000,000 Yemeksepeti Delivery Hero Transactions Acquisition
16 $530,000,000 Lyft Rakuten Transactions Investment
17 $500,000,000 Qunar Silver Lake Transactions Investment
18 $500,000,000 Tuniu JD Transactions Investment
19 $450,000,000 Ticketfly Pandora Transactions Acquisition
20 $410,000,000 OverDrive Rakuten Transactions Acquisition

More information

  1. Didi Kuaidi, Uber’s Arch Rival In China, Confirms It Raised $2B In Fresh Funding (TechCrunch)
  2. WEX to Buy Electronic Funds Source From Warburg Pincus for $1.4 Billion (The Wall Street Journal)
  3. Naspers Makes US$1.2 Billion Investment in Avito (FinSMEs)
  4. Uber Has Raised $1.2B More In China With Baidu Investing As Rival Didi Kuaidi Gets $3B (TechCrunch)
  5. SoFi raises whopping $1 billion to refinance student loans (Fortune)
  6. Didi Kuaidi raises extra $1B to battle Uber in China (Tech In Asia)
  7. Uber reportedly raises $1B at a $51B valuation from investors including Microsoft (VentureBeat)
  8. Facing Demand, Uber Expands Funding Round by $1 Billion (NY Times)
  9. Emdeon to Acquire Altegra Health for $910M (FinSMEs)
  10. PayPal to Acquire Xoom for $890M (FinSMEs)
  11. Uber may have a new rival in China, as Yidao Yongche to raise $700M (VentureBeat)
  12. Just Eat Snaps Up Menulog For $687M To Enter Australia And New Zealand (TechCrunch)
  13. Expedia gives up on China partner, sells off $671M majority stake in eLong (Tech In Asia)
  14. Ele.me Raises US$630M in Series F Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. Delivery Hero Eats Up Turkey’s Yemeksepeti For A Record $589M (TechCrunch)
  16. Lyft Raises $530M in Series E Funding (FinSMEs)
  17. Chinese Travel Platform Qunar Raises $500M, Turns Down Ctrip Acquisition Offer (TechCrunch)
  18. Chinese travel site Tuniu gets $500M injection, JD now biggest shareholder (Tech In Asia)
  19. Pandora to Acquire Ticketfly for $450M (FinSMEs)
  20. Rakuten Buys Ebook And Audiobook Platform OverDrive For $410M (TechCrunch)

Top 20 North American Deals for October 2015

 

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $4,400,000,000 AOL Verizon Media Acquisition
2 $3,000,000,000 Aruba Networks Hewlett-Packard Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
3 $1,500,000,000 Lynda.com LinkedIn Media Acquisition
4 $1,400,000,000 Electronic Funds Source WEX Transactions Acquisition
5 $1,200,000,000 Uber Baidu Transactions Investment
6 $1,200,000,000 Virtustream EMC Software & Services Acquisition
7 $1,000,000,000 SoFi SoftBank Transactions Investment
8 $1,000,000,000 Uber Microsoft, Bennett Coleman & Co. Transactions Investment
9 $1,000,000,000 Uber Undisclosed Transactions Investment
10 $910,000,000 Altegra Health Emdeon Transactions Acquisition
11 $890,000,000 Xoom PayPal Transactions Acquisition
12 $810,000,000 Trustwave Singtel Software & Services Acquisition
13 $537,000,000 Snapchat Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
14 $530,000,000 Lyft Rakuten Transactions Investment
15 $500,000,000 1010data Advance Software & Services Acquisition
16 $500,000,000 Wish DST Capital Ecommerce Investment
17 $500,000,000 Zenefits Consortium Software & Services Investment
18 $485,000,000 Snapchat Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
19 $453,000,000 Lancope Cisco Software & Services Acquisition
20 $450,000,000 Ticketfly Pandora Transactions Acquisition

More information

  1. Verizon Agrees to Buy AOL for $4.4 Billion (Wall Street Journal)
  2. HP to acquire Aruba Networks for about $3B (CNBC)
  3. LinkedIn to Acquire Lynda.com for $1.5BN (FinSMEs)
  4. WEX to Buy Electronic Funds Source From Warburg Pincus for $1.4 Billion (The Wall Street Journal)
  5. Uber Has Raised $1.2B More In China With Baidu Investing As Rival Didi Kuaidi Gets $3B (TechCrunch)
  6. EMC Continues Shift To Cloud With $1.2B Virtustream Purchase (TechCrunch)
  7. SoFi raises whopping $1 billion to refinance student loans (Fortune)
  8. Uber reportedly raises $1B at a $51B valuation from investors including Microsoft (VentureBeat)
  9. Facing Demand, Uber Expands Funding Round by $1 Billion (NY Times)
  10. Emdeon to Acquire Altegra Health for $910M (FinSMEs)
  11. PayPal to Acquire Xoom for $890M (FinSMEs)
  12. Singtel buys US cybersecurity firm for US$810M (Tech In Asia)
  13. Snapchat Closes Another Massive Funding Round — $537 Million (Re/code)
  14. Lyft Raises $530M in Series E Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. Advance Acquires 1010data for $500M (FinSMEs)
  16. Sources: DST Global Led Mobile Shopping App Wish’s $500M Round (TechCrunch)
  17. Zenefits Raises $500M Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  18. Snapchat Raises $485M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Cisco Beefs Up Security, Buys Lancope For $453M (TechCrunch)
  20. Pandora to Acquire Ticketfly for $450M (FinSMEs)

Top 20 North American Deals for October 2013

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $130,000,000,000 Verizon Wireless Verizon Communications Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
2 $24,900,000,000 Dell Michael Dell, Silver Lake Partners Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
3 $7,200,000,000 Molex Koch Industries Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
4 $2,700,000,000 Sourcefire Cisco Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
5 $1,900,000,000 Verizon Wireless (select assets) AT&T Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
6 $1,260,000,000 Brightstar SoftBank Software & Services Investment
7 $1,100,000,000 Tumblr Yahoo Media Acquisition
8 $1,000,000,000 Climate Corporation Monsanto Transactions Acquisition
9 $800,000,000 Trusteer IBM Software & Services Acquisition
10 $800,000,000 Braintree Ebay Transactions Acquisition
11 $780,000,000 Alltel AT&T Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
12 $710,000,000 Mountain Cablevision Rogers Communications Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
13 $685,000,000 Virident Western Digital Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
14 $600,000,000 Intermec Honeywell International Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
15 $475,000,000 Intucell Cisco Software & Services Acquisition
16 $450,000,000 SurveyMonkey Consortium Marketing Investment
17 $403,000,000 MakerBot Stratasys Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
18 $380,000,000 Tensilica Cadence Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
19 $350,000,000 MoPub Twitter Mobile & Apps Acquisition
20 $324,000,000 The 41st Parameter Experian Software & Services Investment

More information

  1. Verizon Takes Full Grip of Verizon Wireless in $130B Deal with Vodafone (Xconomy)
  2. Dell shareholders approve buyout by founder Michael Dell (BBC)
  3. Koch brothers move into electronics with $7.2 billion Molex deal (Reuters)
  4. Cisco Acquires Cybersecurity Company Sourcefire For $2.7B (Techcrunch)
  5. AT&T Completes Acquisition of 700 MHz Spectrum from Verizon Wireless to Support 4G LTE (Market Watch Wall Street Journal)
  6. Brightstar Receives $1.26BN Investment from SoftBank (FinSMEs)
  7. Confirmed: Yahoo! Acquires Tumblr for $1.1BN (FinSMEs)
  8. Monsanto’s feast: $1B Climate Corp acquisition shows the world is turning into 1s and 0s (Pandodaily)
  9. IBM Buys Israel/US Cybersecurity Specialist Trusteer For $800M-$1B (TechCrunch)
  10. EBay’s PayPal Acquires Payments Gateway Braintree For $800M In Cash (TechCrunch)
  11. AT&T Completes Alltel Acquisition (Yahoo Finance)
  12. Canadian Internet Provider Rogers Buys Mountain Cablevision, Wireless Spectrum Licenses From Shaw (Techcrunch)
  13. Can’t get enough of flashy upstarts, can you, WD? Firm pays $685m for Virident (The Register)
  14. Honeywell International Inc. (HON) Confirms Intermec Inc. (IN) Acquisition For About $600 Million (Pulse2.0)
  15. Cisco acquires Intucell for US$475m (SiliconRepublic)
  16. SurveyMonkey Raises $800M in Debt and Equity Financing (FinSMEs)
  17. Stratasys Acquiring MakerBot In $403M Deal, Combined Company Will Likely Dominate 3D Printing Industry (Techcrunch)
  18. Cadence to Acquire Tensilica (Market Wire)
  19. Twitter + MoPub: Twitter just bought the digital ad exchange it wanted (VentureBeat)
  20. Experian to buy 41st Parameter in $324m deal (The Financial Times)