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Top 20 Software & Services Deals for June 2015

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$1,200,000,000VirtustreamEMCSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
2$810,000,000TrustwaveSingtelSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
3$500,000,000ZenefitsConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
4$350,000,000Annapurna LabsAmazonSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
5$254,890,000MultifondsTemenosSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
6$200,000,000Panaya InfosysSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
7$200,000,000Domo ConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
8$190,000,000CaspidaSplunkSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
9$175,000,000SimpliVity Waypoint CapitalSoftware & ServicesInvestment
10$171,000,000Kingdee International Software GroupJD.comSoftware & ServicesInvestment
11$160,000,000Slack ConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
12$150,000,000WatchDoxBlackBerrySoftware & ServicesInvestment
13$150,000,000InfinidatTPG GrowthSoftware & ServicesInvestment
14$150,000,000OneSource Virtual Technology Crossover Ventures, Halyard CapitalSoftware & ServicesInvestment
15$143,500,000AccelaConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
16$140,000,000XeroAccel Partners, Matrix Capital ManagementSoftware & ServicesInvestment
17$134,000,000Yueke SoftwareAlibabaSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
18$128,000,000MuleSoft ServiceNowSoftware & ServicesInvestment
19$125,000,000kCuraICONIQ CapitalSoftware & ServicesInvestment
20$125,000,000RetailNext ConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment

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  1. EMC Continues Shift To Cloud With $1.2B Virtustream Purchase (TechCrunch)
  2. Singtel buys US cybersecurity firm for US$810M (Tech In Asia)
  3. Zenefits Raises $500M Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  4. Amazon buys secretive chip maker Annapurna Labs for $350 million (Extreme Tech)
  5. Temenos Acquires Multifonds for €235M (FinSMEs)
  6. Infosys Acquires SaaS Provider Panaya In Deal Valued At $200M (TechCrunch)
  7. Domo Closes $200M Series D Financing; Valued at $2 Billion (FinSMEs)
  8. Splunk Buys Security Startup Caspida For $190M (TechCrunch)
  9. SimpliVity Raises $175M in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  10. JD invests $171M in Chinese ERP software firm Kingdee for 10% stake (Tech In Asia)
  11. Slack Raises $160M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  12. Confirmed: BlackBerry Is Buying File Security And DRM Startup WatchDox for up to $150M (TechCrunch)
  13. Infinidat Raises $150M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  14. OneSource Virtual Receives $150M Equity Investment (FinSMEs)
  15. Accela Closes $143.5M in Financing (FinSMEs)
  16. Xero raises $140 million to fund US and UK growth (StartupSmart)
  17. Alibaba buys movie ticketing software company for $134M (Tech In Asia)
  18. MuleSoft takes on $128M as ServiceNow becomes an investor (VentureBeat)
  19. kCura Raises $125M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. RetailNext Raises $125M (FinSMEs)

Top 20 European Deals for June 2015

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$526,000,000SpotifyConsortiumMobile & AppsInvestment
2$324,510,900Delivery HeroUndisclosedTransactionsInvestment
3$254,890,000MultifondsTemenosSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
4$215,351,910Quandoo RecruitTransactionsAcquisition
5$150,000,000Funding CircleConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
6$126,000,000HelloFreshRocket Internet, Insight Venture PartnersTransactionsInvestment
7$115,000,000Sigfox UndisclosedSoftware & ServicesInvestment
8$110,000,000Foodpanda Rocket InternetTransactionsInvestment
9$110,000,000Delivery HeroUndisclosedTransactionsInvestment
10$100,000,000WorldRemit Technology Crossover Ventures, Accel PartnersTransactionsInvestment
11$100,000,000Foodpanda Goldman Sachs, Rocket InternetTransactionsInvestment
12$86,000,000FarfetchConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
13$73,999,900WahandaRecruitTransactionsInvestment
14$73,500,000TrustpilotConsortiumMediaInvestment
15$60,000,000Kobalt ConsortiumMediaInvestment
16$60,000,000Believe DigitalConsortiumMediaInvestment
17$58,000,000TransferWiseConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
18$58,000,000MobPartnerCheetah MobileMarketingAcquisition
19$54,341,750TTTech ConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
20$54,000,000Infostrada GracenoteSoftware & ServicesAcquisition

More information

  1. These Are The Companies That Just Gave Spotify Half A Billion Dollars (Forbes)
  2. Delivery Hero Raises €287M in Financing (FinSMEs)
  3. Temenos Acquires Multifonds for €235M (FinSMEs)
  4. Recruit Acquires Quandoo for €198.6M (FinSMEs)
  5. Funding Circle Raises $150M in Venture Capital (FinSMEs)
  6. HelloFresh Raises $126M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  7. Sigfox Secures $115M Round of Funding (FinSMEs)
  8. Rocket Internet’s Foodpanda fattens up with $110M funding (Tech In Asia)
  9. Takeout Giant Delivery Hero Raises Another $110M At Over $3.1B Valuation Ahead Of IPO (TechCrunch)
  10. WorldRemit Raises $100M Funding (FinSMEs)
  11. Rocket Internet’s Foodpanda Gobbles Up $100M More Led By Goldman Sachs (TechCrunch)
  12. Farfetch, the unicorn, may be worth $1 billion (CNBC)
  13. Wahanda Raises €65m; Acquires ZenSoon and Treatwell (FinSMEs)
  14. Trustpilot Raises $73.5M in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. Kobalt Raises $60M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  16. Believe Digital Raises $60M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  17. TransferWise Raises $58M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  18. China’s Cheetah Mobile to acquire ad network MobPartner for $58M (Tech In Asia)
  19. TTTech Raises €50M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Gracenote Spent $54 Million Buying Two Companies To Launch A New Sports Data Product (TechCrunch)

Top 20 North American Deals for June 2015

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$4,400,000,000AOLVerizonMediaAcquisition
2$3,000,000,000Aruba NetworksHewlett-PackardHardware & InfrastructureAcquisition
3$1,500,000,000Lynda.comLinkedInMediaAcquisition
4$1,200,000,000VirtustreamEMCSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
5$1,000,000,000UberUndisclosedTransactionsInvestment
6$810,000,000TrustwaveSingtelSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
7$537,000,000SnapchatConsortiumMobile & AppsInvestment
8$530,000,000LyftRakutenTransactionsInvestment
9$500,000,000ZenefitsConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
10$500,000,000WishDST CapitalEcommerceInvestment
11$485,000,000SnapchatConsortiumMobile & AppsInvestment
12$410,000,000OverDriveRakutenTransactionsAcquisition
13$367,000,000PinterestUndisclosedMediaInvestment
14$280,000,000Travelocity ExpediaTransactionsAcquisition
15$275,000,000Affirm ConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
16$270,000,000Conductor ConsortiumMarketingInvestment
17$250,000,000LyftConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
18$233,000,000DocuSignBrookside Capital, Bain Capital VenturesTransactionsInvestment
19$220,000,000InstacartConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
20$200,000,000Social Finance ConsortiumTransactionsInvestment

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  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. EMC Continues Shift To Cloud With $1.2B Virtustream Purchase (TechCrunch)
  5. Facing Demand, Uber Expands Funding Round by $1 Billion (NY Times)
  6. Singtel buys US cybersecurity firm for US$810M (Tech In Asia)
  7. Snapchat Closes Another Massive Funding Round — $537 Million (Re/code)
  8. Lyft Raises $530M in Series E Funding (FinSMEs)
  9. Zenefits Raises $500M Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  10. Sources: DST Global Led Mobile Shopping App Wish’s $500M Round (TechCrunch)
  11. Snapchat Raises $485M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  12. Rakuten Buys Ebook And Audiobook Platform OverDrive For $410M (TechCrunch)
  13. Pinterest raises $367M at $11B valuation with a look toward international expansion (VentureBeat)
  14. Expedia Inc acquires Travelocity in $280 million deal (Reuters)
  15. Affirm Raises $275M in Debt and Equity Financing (FinSMEs)
  16. Conductor Proves Web Presence Management Is A Real Thing With $27 Million In Series D (TechCrunch)
  17. Lyft Seeks To Raise Another $250 Million At A $2 Billion Valuation (TechCrunch)
  18. DocuSign Raises Additional $233M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Instacart Closes $220M Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  20. Social Finance Raises $200M in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Asia & Pacific Deals for June 2015

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$1,000,000,000Coupang SoftBankEcommerceInvestment
2$687,000,000Menulog GroupJust EatTransactionsAcquisition
3$671,000,000eLongCtripTransactionsAcquisition
4$600,000,000Kuaidi DacheConsortiumMobile & AppsInvestment
5$590,000,000Meizu Alibaba Group Holding LimitedHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
6$500,000,000Qunar Silver LakeTransactionsInvestment
7$500,000,000Tuniu JDTransactionsInvestment
8$360,000,000Ticket MonsterKKR ConsortiumEcommerceAcquisition
9$350,000,000Ele.meTencent, Sequoia CapitalTransactionsInvestment
10$315,000,000OlaConsortiumMobile & AppsInvestment
11$241,000,000BaiheUndisclosedTransactionsInvestment
12$193,600,000China Business News AlibabaMediaInvestment
13$171,000,000Kingdee International Software GroupJD.comSoftware & ServicesInvestment
14$170,000,000UxinConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
15$161,000,000Wanda E-commerceCentec Networks, Xude RendaoEcommerceInvestment
16$142,000,000Didi KuaidiWeiboTransactionsInvestment
17$140,000,000XeroAccel Partners, Matrix Capital ManagementSoftware & ServicesInvestment
18$134,000,000Yueke SoftwareAlibabaSoftware & ServicesAcquisition
19$129,000,000PropertyGuruConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
20$128,000,000LeTV SportsYunfeng Capital, Wanda InvestmentMediaInvestment

More information

  1. Coupang Receives $1BN in Funding (FinSMEs)
  2. Just Eat Snaps Up Menulog For $687M To Enter Australia And New Zealand (TechCrunch)
  3. Expedia gives up on China partner, sells off $671M majority stake in eLong (Tech In Asia)
  4. KuaiDi Dache Raises US$600M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  5. Meizu Receives US$590M Minority Investment from Alibaba (FinSMEs)
  6. Chinese Travel Platform Qunar Raises $500M, Turns Down Ctrip Acquisition Offer (TechCrunch)
  7. Chinese travel site Tuniu gets $500M injection, JD now biggest shareholder (Tech In Asia)
  8. Groupon Sells 46% Of Korea’s Ticket Monster To KKR Consortium For $360M (TechCrunch)
  9. Food Delivery Service Ele.me Raises $350M From Tencent, Sequoia Capital (TechCrunch)
  10. Ola raises blockbuster $315M funding to stay ahead of Uber in India (Tech In Asia)
  11. Baihe, a Chinese dating site where users flaunt their financial standing, bags $241M (Tech In Asia)
  12. China Business News Receives $193.6M Investment from Alibaba (FinSMEs)
  13. JD invests $171M in Chinese ERP software firm Kingdee for 10% stake (Tech In Asia)
  14. Uxin Raises US$170M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. Wanda E-commerce Raises $161M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  16. Weibo invests $142M in China’s biggest taxi app startup (Tech In Asia)
  17. Xero raises $140 million to fund US and UK growth (StartupSmart)
  18. Alibaba buys movie ticketing software company for $134M (Tech In Asia)
  19. Online property portal PropertyGuru bags $129M investment (Tech In Asia)
  20. Alibaba founder Jack Ma leads $128M investment in live-streaming sports site (Tech In Asia)