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Top 20 Media Deals for July 2013

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $70,000,000 Boston Globe/ New England Media Group John Henry Media Acquisition
2 $60,000,000 Daisy by Beats Electronics Consortium Media Investment
3 $57,000,000 Qunar Consortium Media Investment
4 $50,000,000 Path Undisclosed Media Investment
5 $50,000,000 StreetEasy Zillow Media Acquisition
6 $40,000,000 TheBlaze Undisclosed Media Investment
7 $40,000,000 Shazam America Movil Media Investment
8 $35,000,000 ResearchGate Consortium Media Investment
9 $33,000,000 AwesomenessTV DreamWorks Animation SKG Media Investment
10 $30,000,000 Science Hearst Ventures Media Investment
11 $26,000,000 PlayOn! Consortium Media Investment
12 $25,000,000 TuneIn Consortium Media Investment
13 $25,000,000 Glam Media Keating Capital, Hubert Burda Media Media Investment
14 $21,600,000 Nextdoor Consortium Media Investment
15 $20,000,000 ResearchGATE Undisclosed Media Investment
16 $20,000,000 Says.com Catcha Media Media Acquisition
17 $19,300,000 BuzzFeed Consortium Media Investment
18 $19,000,000 Magine Undisclosed Media Investment
19 $16,000,000 Qwilt Consortium Media Investment
20 $15,000,000 NewsCred Consortium Media Investment

More information

  1. The New York Times Company Sells The Boston Globe (And Related Properties) For $70M (TechCrunch)
  2. Streaming Music Service ‘Daisy’ Raises $60 Million, Spins Out Of Beats Electronics As Standalone Firm (TechCrunch)
  3. Baidu, Hillhouse & GGV Reportedly Invest $57M In Qunar As The Chinese Travel Site Weathers A Boycott (Techcrunch)
  4. Path Is Raising $50M At A $500M Valuation, Still Looking For A Lead Investor (Techcrunch)
  5. Zillow Fills Out NYC Listings With $50M StreetEasy Acquisition, Plans Follow-On Offering Of 2.5M Shares For $228M (TechCrunch)
  6. Filing Says Glenn Beck’s Network TheBlaze Is Raising $40M (TechCrunch)
  7. Shazam Pulls In $40M From America Movil To Take On Latin America (Techcrunch)
  8. Bill Gates, Benchmark And More Pour $35M Into ResearchGate, The Social Network For Scientists (Techcrunch)
  9. DreamWorks Animation SKG Acquires AwesomenessTV for $33,000,000 (Xconomy)
  10. Science Inc. Gets $30M From Hearst (Socal Tech)
  12. TuneIn Raises $25M Round Led By IVP, Already Surpassed 1B Listening Hours This Year (Techcrunch)
  13. Glam Media Raises Another $25M As It Prepares To Go Public (TechCrunch)
  14. Nextdoor Closes $21.6 Million In New Series B Funding To Take Its Neighborhood-Focused Social Network Global (Techcrunch)
  15. ResearchGATE Lands $20,000,002 New Financing (Xconomy)
  16. Catcha Media and Says.com Confirm $20 Million Merger, Aim To Dominate Digital Advertising in Malaysia (Tech in Asia)
  17. Social Publishing FTW: With 40M Users, Jonah Peretti’s BuzzFeed Raises Another $19.3M Led By NEA (TechCrunch)
  18. Cloud-Based TV Operator Magine Raises $19M Series A Round To Fuel International Expansion (Techcrunch)
  19. Qwilt Raises $16M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. NewsCred Raises $15M (FinSMEs)