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Top 20 Investments for October 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,200,000,000 Uber Consortium Transactions Investment
2 $1,000,000,000 Flipkart Consortium Ecommerce Investment
3 $900,000,000 Cloudera Intel Corporation Software & Services Investment
4 $575,000,000 Financial Software and Systems Premji Invest Software & Services Investment
5 $542,000,000 Magic Leap Consortium Software & Services Investment
6 $475,000,000 Airbnb Consortium Transactions Investment
7 $445,000,000 Rocket Internet PLDT Software & Services Investment
8 $444,200,000 Palantir Technologies Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
9 $350,000,000 Delivery Hero Consortium Transactions Investment
10 $350,000,000 Koudai Tencent, Tiger Fund Ecommerce Investment
11 $325,000,000 Dropbox Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
12 $280,000,000 Tango Alibaba Mobile & Apps Investment
13 $256,000,000 PetHub Altivia Ventures Software & Services Investment
14 $250,000,000 Dropbox BlackRock Software & Services Investment
15 $250,000,000 Lyft Consortium Transactions Investment
16 $250,000,000 Jawbone Rizvi Traverse Management Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
17 $234,481,802 Campaign Monitor Insight Venture Partners Software & Services Investment
18 $225,000,000 Pure Storage Consortium Software & Services Investment
19 $210,000,000 Flipkart Consortium Ecommerce Investment
20 $210,000,000 Olacabs SoftBank Transactions Investment

More information

  1. Uber Closes $1.2BN Financing Round (FinSMEs)
  2. India’s Flipkart Raises $1 Billion, Among The Largest In Single Funding Round In Global E-Commerce (Forbes)
  3. Cloudera raises $900 million, plots expansion (ZDNet)
  4. Financial Software and Systems Secures $57M in Fourth Funding (FinSMEs)
  5. Magic Leap Completes $542m Series B Financing (FinSMEs)
  6. Airbnb closes $475 million funding round (Fortune)
  7. PLDT Invests $445M In Rocket Internet To Develop Online Payment Services For Emerging Markets (TechCrunch)
  8. Palantir receives $444.2M private equity funding (SEC.GOV)
  9. Delivery Hero, Hungry For Growth, Orders Up Another $350M In Funding (TechCrunch)
  10. Koudai secures giant $350 million Series C funding round (Red Herring)
  11. Dropbox Raises $325M in Funding, SEC Filing Reveals (FinSMEs)
  12. Alibaba Sinks $215 Million Into Messaging App Tango, Valuing It At More Than $1 Billion (Forbes)
  13. Altivia Ventures Invests in PetHub (Maandate.com)
  14. Dropbox Raises $250M; Valued at $10Billion (FinSMEs)
  15. Lyft Raises $250 Million Series D To Fight The Car Wars (Forbes.com)
  16. Jawbone raises $250 million, valuing company at $3.3 billion (Reuters)
  17. Campaign Monitor partners with Insight Venture Partners (Campaign Monitor)
  18. Pure Storage Raises $225 Million at a $3 Billion Valuation (Recode)
  19. Flipkart Raises $210M In New Funding From DST Global And Returning Investors (TechCrunch)
  20. Olacabs raises $210 million from Japan’s SoftBank Corp; enters $1b Club (Economic Times)

Top 20 Software & Services Deals for September 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $5,700,000,000 TW Telecom Level 3 Software & Services Acquisition
2 $2,500,000,000 Compuware Thoma Bravo Software & Services Acquisition
3 $930,000,000 TravelClick Thoma Bravo Software & Services Acquisition
4 $900,000,000 Cloudera Intel Corporation Software & Services Investment
5 $752,000,000 iParadigms Insight Venture Partners Software & Services Acquisition
6 $500,000,000 DeepMind Google Software & Services Acquisition
7 $500,000,000 Skybox Imaging Google Software & Services Acquisition
8 $493,300,000 Clear2Pay FIS Software & Services Acquisition
9 $445,000,000 Rocket Internet PLDT Software & Services Investment
10 $444,200,000 Palantir Technologies Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
11 $390,000,000 RelateIQ Salesforce Software & Services Acquisition
12 $337,000,000 Quintiq Dassualt Systemes Software & Services Acquisition
13 $325,000,000 Dropbox Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
14 $310,000,000 BeyondTrust Veritas Capital Software & Services Acquisition
15 $290,000,000 Parago Blackhawk Network Software & Services Acquisition
16 $270,000,000 Ooyala Telstra Software & Services Acquisition
17 $256,000,000 PetHub Altivia Ventures Software & Services Investment
18 $250,000,000 Dropbox BlackRock Software & Services Investment
19 $234,481,802 Campaign Monitor Insight Venture Partners Software & Services Investment
20 $225,000,000 Pure Storage Consortium Software & Services Investment

More information

  1. Level 3 Agrees to Buy TW Telecom in $5.7 Billion Deal (Bloomberg)
  2. Compuware to Be Acquired by Thoma Bravo for $2.5 Billion (Wall Street Journal)
  3. Thoma Bravo Completes $930 Million Acquisition of TravelClick (Hotel News Resource)
  4. Cloudera raises $900 million, plots expansion (ZDNet)
  5. Acquisition of iParadigms for $752 Million Led by Insight Venture Partners (Turnitin)
  6. Google Acquires Artificial Intelligence Startup DeepMind For More Than $500M (TechCrunch)
  7. Google Buys Satellite Company Skybox Imaging For $500 Million (Business Insider)
  8. FIS to Acquire Clear2Pay to Expand Global Payments Business (Wall Street Journal)
  9. PLDT Invests $445M In Rocket Internet To Develop Online Payment Services For Emerging Markets (TechCrunch)
  10. Palantir receives $444.2M private equity funding (SEC.GOV)
  11. Salesforce acquisition of RelateIQ a CRM game-changer (Investment News)
  12. Dassualt Systemes to acquire Dutch firm Quintiq for $337 million (The Economic Times)
  13. Dropbox Raises $325M in Funding, SEC Filing Reveals (FinSMEs)
  14. Veritas Capital Agrees to Acquire BeyondTrust for $310 Million (Bloomberg)
  15. Blackhawk Network Acquires Parago for $290M (FinSMEs)
  16. Australian Telco Telstra Acquires Video Distribution Startup Ooyala (TechCrunch)
  17. Altivia Ventures Invests in PetHub (Maandate.com)
  18. Dropbox Raises $250M; Valued at $10Billion (FinSMEs)
  19. Campaign Monitor partners with Insight Venture Partners (Campaign Monitor)
  20. Pure Storage Raises $225 Million at a $3 Billion Valuation (Recode)

Top 20 Investments for July 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,200,000,000 Uber Consortium Transactions Investment
2 $1,000,000,000 Flipkart Consortium Ecommerce Investment
3 $450,000,000 Airbnb Consortium Transactions Investment
4 $325,000,000 Dropbox Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
5 $256,000,000 PetHub Altivia Ventures Software & Services Investment
6 $250,000,000 Dropbox BlackRock Software & Services Investment
7 $250,000,000 Lyft Consortium Transactions Investment
8 $250,000,000 Campaign Monitor Insight Venture Partners Software & Services Investment
9 $225,000,000 Pure Storage Consortium Software & Services Investment
10 $215,000,000 Tango Alibaba Mobile & Apps Investment
11 $210,000,000 Flipkart Consortium Ecommerce Investment
12 $200,000,000 LY.com Ctrip Transactions Investment
13 $200,000,000 Pinterest Consortium Media Investment
14 $200,000,000 Mogujie Consortium Media Investment
15 $195,000,000 China South City Holdings Tencent Transactions Investment
16 $175,000,000 MediaMath Consortium Marketing Investment
17 $160,000,000 Cloudera Consortium Software & Services Investment
18 $160,000,000 Automattic Consortium Media Investment
19 $157,000,000 Wayfair T. Rowe Price Associates, Julie M.B. Bradley Ecommerce Investment
20 $150,000,000 Ozon.ru AFK Sistema, MTS Ecommerce Investment

More information

  1. Uber Closes $1.2BN Financing Round (FinSMEs)
  2. India’s Flipkart Raises $1 Billion, Among The Largest In Single Funding Round In Global E-Commerce (Forbes)
  3. Airbnb raises $450m mega round – Investment Round Up (Redherring)
  4. Dropbox Raises $325M in Funding, SEC Filing Reveals (FinSMEs)
  5. PetHub Receives R$600m Investment (em português) (Lavca.org)
  6. Dropbox Raises $250M; Valued at $10Billion (FinSMEs)
  7. Ride-Sharing Firm Lyft Raises $250 Million, Eyes NYC Expansion (TIME)
  8. Campaign Monitor partners with Insight Venture Partners (Campaign Monitor)
  9. Pure Storage Raises $225 Million at a $3 Billion Valuation (Recode)
  10. Alibaba Sinks $215 Million Into Messaging App Tango, Valuing It At More Than $1 Billion (Forbes)
  11. Flipkart Raises $210M In New Funding From DST Global And Returning Investors (TechCrunch)
  12. China’s Ctrip invests over $200 million in an online ticketing site (Tech In Asia)
  13. Social bulletin board Pinterest raises $200M with a $5B valuation (updated) (VentureBeat)
  14. Social Shopping Platform Mogujie Raises $200 million Funding at a Valuation of $1 billion (TechNode)
  15. Tencent Invests $195M In Logistics Firm China South City To Compete With Alibaba (TechCrunch)
  16. MediaMath Raises $175M (FinSMEs)
  17. Cloudera Closes $160M Financing (FinSMEs)
  18. Automattic Raises $160M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Wayfair Secures $157M in Series B Financing (FinSMEs)
  20. Ozon receives giant funding from AFK Sistema and MTS (EWDN)

Top 20 Software & Services Deals for 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $5,700,000,000 TW Telecom Level 3 Software & Services Acquisition
2 $930,000,000 TravelClick Thoma Bravo Software & Services Acquisition
3 $752,000,000 iParadigms Insight Venture Partners Software & Services Acquisition
4 $500,000,000 DeepMind Google Software & Services Acquisition
5 $500,000,000 Skybox Imaging Google Software & Services Acquisition
6 $390,000,000 RelateIQ Salesforce Software & Services Acquisition
7 $337,000,000 Quintiq Dassualt Systemes Software & Services Acquisition
8 $325,000,000 Dropbox Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
9 $256,000,000 PetHub Altivia Ventures Software & Services Investment
10 $250,000,000 Dropbox BlackRock Software & Services Investment
11 $250,000,000 Campaign Monitor Insight Venture Partners Software & Services Investment
12 $225,000,000 Pure Storage Consortium Software & Services Investment
13 $200,000,000 Cyvera Palo Alto Networks Software & Services Acquisition
14 $175,000,000 Inktank Red Hat Software & Services Acquisition
15 $175,000,000 Tail-f Systems Cisco Software & Services Acquisition
16 $175,000,000 Bizo LinkedIn Software & Services Acquisition
17 $170,000,000 Axeda PTC Software & Services Acquisition
18 $160,000,000 Cloudera Consortium Software & Services Investment
19 $150,000,000 Box TPG Software & Services Investment
20 $130,000,000 Flatiron Google Ventures Software & Services Investment

More information

  1. Level 3 Agrees to Buy TW Telecom in $5.7 Billion Deal (Bloomberg)
  2. Thoma Bravo Completes $930 Million Acquisition of TravelClick (Hotel News Resource)
  3. Acquisition of iParadigms for $752 Million Led by
    Insight Venture Partners (Turnitin)
  4. Google Acquires Artificial Intelligence Startup DeepMind For More Than $500M (TechCrunch)
  5. Google Buys Satellite Company Skybox Imaging For $500 Million (Business Insider)
  6. Salesforce acquisition of RelateIQ a CRM game-changer (Investment News)
  7. Dassualt Systemes to acquire Dutch firm Quintiq for $337 million (The Economic Times)
  8. Dropbox Raises $325M in Funding, SEC Filing Reveals (FinSMEs)
  9. PetHub Receives R$600m Investment (em português) (Lavca.org)
  10. Dropbox Raises $250M; Valued at $10Billion (FinSMEs)
  11. Campaign Monitor partners with Insight Venture Partners (Campaign Monitor)
  12. Pure Storage Raises $225 Million at a $3 Billion Valuation (Recode)
  13. Palo Alto Networks Acquires Cyvera for $200M (FinSMEs)
  14. Inktank Acquired For $175M By Red Hat (Socaltech)
  15. Cisco acquires Stockholm, Sweden-based networking tech firm Tail-f Systems for $175 million (TechEU)
  16. LinkedIn to Acquire Bizo for $175M (FinSMEs)
  17. PTC announces Axeda acquisition for IoT push, posts solid Q2 (ZDNet)
  18. Cloudera Closes $160M Financing (FinSMEs)
  19. Cloud storage company Box lands $150M & delays IPO (VentureBeat)
  20. After Selling First Company For $81 Million, Two Twenty Somethings Got $130 Million From Google Ventures For Their Cancer Startup (Business Insider)