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Top 20 Investments for April 2015

D\eal \No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,000,000,000 Uber Undisclosed Transactions Investment
2 $600,000,000 Kuaidi Dache Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
3 $590,000,000 Meizu Alibaba Group Holding Limited Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
4 $530,000,000 Lyft Rakuten Transactions Investment
5 $485,000,000 Snapchat Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
6 $367,000,000 Pinterest Undisclosed Media Investment
7 $350,000,000 Ele.me Tencent, Sequoia Capital Transactions Investment
8 $324,510,900 Delivery Hero Undisclosed Transactions Investment
9 $315,000,000 Ola Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
10 $270,000,000 Conductor Consortium Marketing Investment
11 $250,000,000 Lyft Consortium Transactions Investment
12 $220,000,000 Instacart Consortium Transactions Investment
13 $200,000,000 Domo Consortium Software & Services Investment
14 $200,000,000 Snapchat Alibaba Mobile & Apps Investment
15 $200,000,000 Social Finance Consortium Transactions Investment
16 $186,000,000 lynda.com Consortium Media Investment
17 $175,000,000 SimpliVity Waypoint Capital Software & Services Investment
18 $170,000,000 Uxin Consortium Transactions Investment
19 $165,000,000 Prosper Marketplace Consortium Transactions Investment
20 $161,000,000 Wanda E-commerce Centec Networks, Xude Rendao Ecommerce Investment

More information

  1. Uber Expands Funding Round by $1 Billion (CNBC)
  2. KuaiDi Dache Raises US$600M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  3. Meizu Receives US$590M Minority Investment from Alibaba (FinSMEs)
  4. Lyft Raises $530M in Series E Funding (FinSMEs)
  5. Snapchat Raises $485M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  6. Pinterest raises $367M at $11B valuation with a look toward international expansion (VentureBeat)
  7. Food Delivery Service Ele.me Raises $350M From Tencent, Sequoia Capital (TechCrunch)
  8. Delivery Hero Raises €287M in Financing (FinSMEs)
  9. Ola raises blockbuster $315M funding to stay ahead of Uber in India (Tech In Asia)
  10. Conductor Proves Web Presence Management Is A Real Thing With $27 Million In Series D (TechCrunch)
  11. Lyft Seeks To Raise Another $250 Million At A $2 Billion Valuation (TechCrunch)
  12. Instacart Closes $220M Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  13. Domo Closes $200M Series D Financing; Valued at $2 Billion (FinSMEs)
  14. Alibaba invests $200M in Snapchat (Tech In Asia)
  15. Social Finance Raises $200M in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  16. lynda.com Receives $186M Investment (FinSMEs)
  17. SimpliVity Raises $175M in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  18. Uxin Raises US$170M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Prosper Marketplace Raises $165M in Series D Financing (FinSMEs)
  20. Wanda E-commerce Raises $161M in Funding (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Investments for February 2015

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,000,000,000 Uber Undisclosed Transactions Investment
2 $600,000,000 Kuaidi Dache Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
3 $590,000,000 Meizu Alibaba Group Holding Limited Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
4 $485,000,000 Snapchat Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
5 $350,000,000 Ele.me Tencent, Sequoia Capital Transactions Investment
6 $324,510,900 Delivery Hero Undisclosed Transactions Investment
7 $270,000,000 Conductor Consortium Marketing Investment
8 $250,000,000 Lyft Consortium Transactions Investment
9 $220,000,000 Instacart Consortium Transactions Investment
10 $200,000,000 Social Finance Consortium Transactions Investment
11 $186,000,000 lynda.com Consortium Media Investment
12 $161,000,000 Wanda E-commerce Centec Networks, Xude Rendao Ecommerce Investment
13 $143,500,000 Accela Consortium Software & Services Investment
14 $140,000,000 Jet Consortium Ecommerce Investment
15 $140,000,000 Xero Accel Partners, Matrix Capital Management Software & Services Investment
16 $126,000,000 HelloFresh Rocket Internet, Insight Venture Partners Transactions Investment
17 $125,000,000 kCura ICONIQ Capital Software & Services Investment
18 $117,000,000 Taboola Consortium Transactions Investment
19 $115,000,000 Sigfox Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
20 $100,000,000 Beibei.com Consortium Ecommerce Investment

More information

  1. Uber Expands Funding Round by $1 Billion (CNBC)
  2. KuaiDi Dache Raises US$600M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  3. Meizu Receives US$590M Minority Investment from Alibaba (FinSMEs)
  4. Snapchat Raises $485M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  5. Food Delivery Service Ele.me Raises $350M From Tencent, Sequoia Capital (TechCrunch)
  6. Delivery Hero Raises €287M in Financing (FinSMEs)
  7. Conductor Proves Web Presence Management Is A Real Thing With $27 Million In Series D (TechCrunch)
  8. Lyft Seeks To Raise Another $250 Million At A $2 Billion Valuation (TechCrunch)
  9. Instacart Closes $220M Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  10. Social Finance Raises $200M in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  11. lynda.com Receives $186M Investment (FinSMEs)
  12. Wanda E-commerce Raises $161M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  13. Accela Closes $143.5M in Financing (FinSMEs)
  14. Jet Raises $140M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. Xero raises $140 million to fund US and UK growth (StartupSmart)
  16. HelloFresh Raises $126M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  17. kCura Raises $125M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  18. Taboola Completes $117M Series E Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Sigfox Secures $115M Round of Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Capital Today, New Horizon Lead $100M Series C In Beibei.Com (China Money Network)

Top 20 Transactions Deals for February 2015

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,000,000,000 Uber Undisclosed Transactions Investment
2 $350,000,000 Ele.me Tencent, Sequoia Capital Transactions Investment
3 $324,510,900 Delivery Hero Undisclosed Transactions Investment
4 $280,000,000 Travelocity Expedia Transactions Acquisition
5 $250,000,000 Lyft Consortium Transactions Investment
6 $220,000,000 Instacart Consortium Transactions Investment
7 $200,000,000 Social Finance Consortium Transactions Investment
8 $171,117,750 Talabat.com Rocket Internet Transactions Acquisition
9 $134,000,000 Eat24 Yelp Transactions Acquisition
10 $126,000,000 HelloFresh Rocket Internet, Insight Venture Partners Transactions Investment
11 $117,000,000 Taboola Consortium Transactions Investment
12 $100,000,000 WorldRemit Technology Crossover Ventures, Accel Partners Transactions Investment
13 $80,000,000 FreeCharge Consortium Transactions Investment
14 $75,000,000 Coinbase Consortium Transactions Investment
15 $70,000,000 Glassdoor Consortium Transactions Investment
16 $65,000,000 Porch.com Consortium Transactions Investment
17 $60,000,000 Betterment Consortium Transactions Investment
18 $58,000,000 TransferWise Consortium Transactions Investment
19 $50,000,000 Bill.com Consortium Transactions Investment
20 $40,000,000 ClassPass General Catalyst, Thrive Capital Transactions Investment

More information

  1. Uber Expands Funding Round by $1 Billion (CNBC)
  2. Food Delivery Service Ele.me Raises $350M From Tencent, Sequoia Capital (TechCrunch)
  3. Delivery Hero Raises €287M in Financing (FinSMEs)
  4. Expedia Inc acquires Travelocity in $280 million deal (Reuters)
  5. Lyft Seeks To Raise Another $250 Million At A $2 Billion Valuation (TechCrunch)
  6. Instacart Closes $220M Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  7. Social Finance Raises $200M in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  8. Rocket Internet Acquires Talabat.com for €150M (FinSMEs)
  9. Yelp Acquires Eat24 for $134M (FinSMEs)
  10. HelloFresh Raises $126M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  11. Taboola Completes $117M Series E Funding (FinSMEs)
  12. WorldRemit Raises $100M Funding (FinSMEs)
  13. India’s FreeCharge, Which Gives Users Coupons When They Pay Bills, Raises $80M Series C (TechCrunch)
  14. Coinbase Raises $75M in Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  15. Glassdoor Raises $70M in Financing (FinSMEs)
  16. Porch.com Raises over $65M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  17. Betterment Raises $60M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  18. TransferWise Raises $58M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Bill.com Secures $50M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. ClassPass Raises $40M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)

Top 20 North American Deals for February 2015

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,000,000,000 Uber Undisclosed Transactions Investment
2 $485,000,000 Snapchat Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
3 $280,000,000 Travelocity Expedia Transactions Acquisition
4 $270,000,000 Conductor Consortium Marketing Investment
5 $250,000,000 Lyft Consortium Transactions Investment
6 $220,000,000 Instacart Consortium Transactions Investment
7 $200,000,000 Social Finance Consortium Transactions Investment
8 $200,000,000 Panaya Infosys Software & Services Acquisition
9 $186,000,000 lynda.com Consortium Media Investment
10 $143,500,000 Accela Consortium Software & Services Investment
11 $140,000,000 Jet Consortium Ecommerce Investment
12 $134,000,000 Eat24 Yelp Transactions Acquisition
13 $125,000,000 NetProspex Dun & Bradstreet Marketing Acquisition
14 $125,000,000 kCura ICONIQ Capital Software & Services Investment
15 $117,000,000 Taboola Consortium Transactions Investment
16 $100,000,000 Sunrise Microsoft Mobile & Apps Acquisition
17 $95,000,000 Planet Labs Consortium Software & Services Investment
18 $80,000,000 MongoDB Consortium Software & Services Investment
19 $75,000,000 Coinbase Consortium Transactions Investment
20 $70,000,000 Glassdoor Consortium Transactions Investment

More information

  1. Uber Expands Funding Round by $1 Billion (CNBC)
  2. Snapchat Raises $485M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  3. Expedia Inc acquires Travelocity in $280 million deal (Reuters)
  4. Conductor Proves Web Presence Management Is A Real Thing With $27 Million In Series D (TechCrunch)
  5. Lyft Seeks To Raise Another $250 Million At A $2 Billion Valuation (TechCrunch)
  6. Instacart Closes $220M Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  7. Social Finance Raises $200M in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  8. Infosys Acquires SaaS Provider Panaya In Deal Valued At $200M (TechCrunch)
  9. lynda.com Receives $186M Investment (FinSMEs)
  10. Accela Closes $143.5M in Financing (FinSMEs)
  11. Jet Raises $140M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  12. Yelp Acquires Eat24 for $134M (FinSMEs)
  13. Dun & Bradstreet Acquires NetProspex for $125M (FinSMEs)
  14. kCura Raises $125M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. Taboola Completes $117M Series E Funding (FinSMEs)
  16. Microsoft Is Acquiring Calendar App Sunrise For North Of $100 Million (TechCrunch)
  17. Planet Labs Raises $95M (FinSMEs)
  18. MongoDB Secures $80M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Coinbase Raises $75M in Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  20. Glassdoor Raises $70M in Financing (FinSMEs)