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Top 20 Asia & Pacific Deals for July 2014

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
2$804,000,000ChinaVision Media GroupAlibabaMediaAcquisition
3$658,969,500Wotif ExpediaTransactionsAcquisition
5$475,000,000Renesas SP Drivers SynapticsHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
6$328,500,000ISSC Technologies CorporationMicrochip TechnologyHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
7$250,000,000Campaign MonitorInsight Venture PartnersSoftware & ServicesInvestment
11$195,000,000China South City HoldingsTencentTransactionsInvestment
13$107,000,000FX NetworksVocus CommunicationsHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
14$100,000,000DidiCitic, TencentMobile & AppsInvestment
15$100,000,000TutorGroupConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
16$100,000,000 ToutiaoSequoia Capital, WeiboMobile & AppsInvestment

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  1. India’s Flipkart Raises $1 Billion, Among The Largest In Single Funding Round In Global E-Commerce (Forbes)
  2. Alibaba Pays $804M To Take Majority Stake In TV And Movie Producer ChinaVision (TechCrunch)
  3. Expedia, Inc. Announces Agreement To Acquire Wotif Group (The Wall Street Journal)
  4. Australia’s Seek to Buy Jobstreet in $524 Million Deal (Wall Street Journal)
  5. Synaptics announces acquisition of Japan’s Renesas SP Drivers (The China Post)
  6. Microchip Technology about to acquire Taiwanese tech company for $328.5M (Phoenix Business Journal)
  7. Campaign Monitor partners with Insight Venture Partners (Campaign Monitor)
  8. Flipkart Raises $210M In New Funding From DST Global And Returning Investors (TechCrunch)
  9. China’s Ctrip invests over $200 million in an online ticketing site (Tech In Asia)
  10. Social Shopping Platform Mogujie Raises $200 million Funding at a Valuation of $1 billion (TechNode)
  11. Tencent Invests $195M In Logistics Firm China South City To Compete With Alibaba (TechCrunch)
  12. EBay Bets Big On India, Pours Another $134M Into Online Marketplace Snapdeal (TechCrunch)
  13. Vocus Communications to buy NZ’s FX Networks (The Australian)
  14. Chinese Taxi App Didi Secured $100 million in Series C Funding (TechNode)
  15. Alibaba & others sink $100M into Asia’s language-learning service TutorGroup (exclusive) (Venture Beat)
  16. Sequoia, Weibo Invests $100M In News App Toutiao (China Money Network)
  17. Online Vacation Home Rental Service Tujia Nets US$100M of Series C Funding (TechNode)
  18. Luxury Site SECOO Secures US$100M of Series D Funding for Overseas Expansion (TechNode)
  19. India’s Largest Online Classifieds Site Quikr, Raises $90M Led By Sweden’s Kinnevik (TechCrunch)
  20. Tencent Joins A $82mn Round of Funding in Online Travel Service 17u (TechNode)

Top 20 European Deals for December 2013

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$1,530,000,000SupercellSoftBank, GungHoGamesInvestment
3$600,000,000TSL EducationTPGMediaAcquisition
5$310,000,000UbiquisysCiscoHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
6$250,000,000SpotifyTechnology Crossover VenturesSoftware & ServicesInvestment
10$121,316,800Tele2TelenorHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
11$111,622,500SoftonicPartners GroupSoftware & ServicesInvestment
12$102,365,000TruphoneRoman Abramovich, MindenMobile & AppsInvestment
13$100,000,000Tanberg DataOverland StorageHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
14$85,000,000AriesoJDSUSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
15$80,845,000HyperopticGeorge SorosHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
16$76,000,000Powa TechnologiesUndisclosedSoftware & ServicesInvestment
18$40,000,000ShazamAmerica MovilMobile & AppsInvestment
19$38,000,000NumberFour CouldConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
20$37,000,000Funding CircleConsortiumTransactionsInvestment

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  1. Supercell Receives $1.53BN Investment (FinSMEs)
  2. Adobe Acquires Conversational Marketing Platform Neolane For $600M In Cash To Bolster Its Marketing Cloud (Techcrunch)
  3. TPG Buys TSL, Owner Of The TES Connect Education Network, For Around $600M (Techcrunch)
  4. Ingenico Agrees To Acquire European Online Payment Services Provider, Ogone, For €360M To Build Out Multi-Channel Payments Strategy (Techcrunch)
  5. Cisco Is Buying Ubiquisys For $310M For A Big Move Into Mobile Coverage With Femtocells And Small Cells (Techcrunch)
  6. Technology Crossover Ventures Funds All Of Spotify’s $250M International Growth Round (TechCrunch)
  7. Fab Grabs $150M At $1B Valuation (And Is Raising Another $100M+ More) (Techcrunch)
  8. Supercell Raises $130M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  9. Lamoda, The Samwer Brothers’ Russian Online Fashion Store, Snags $130M Led By Access Industries (Techcrunch)
  10. Telenor snaps up Tele2’s fibre broadband business for €88m (ZDnet)
  11. Software download portal Softonic receives reported €82.5 million investment from Partners Group (The Next Web)
  12. Roman Abramovich acquires a £70 million stake in Truphone (FinSMEs)
  13. Tandberg Data to be acquired by Overland Storage (CRN)
  14. JDSU Buys Arieso For $85M In Cash To Boost Its Mobile Network Business (TechCrunch)
  15. George Soros pumps £50m into broadband start-up Hyperoptic (The Telegraph)
  16. Powa Technologies Picks Up A $76M Series A Investment To Take Its Mobile Payment And E-Commerce Platform Large (Techcrunch)
  17. UPDATE 1-S.Africa’s Naspers buys 18 pct stake in Russia’s Avito (Reuters)
  18. Shazam Pulls In $40M From America Movil To Take On Latin America (Techcrunch)
  19. With $38M To Play With, NumberFour Could Become A Global Business Platform (Techcrunch)
  20. UK-based Funding Circle raises $37M to fund American small businesses (Venture Beat)