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Top 20 Acquisitions for January 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $3,200,000,000 Nest Labs Google Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
2 $2,300,000,000 IBM (x86-based server business) Lenovo Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
3 $1,500,000,000 AirWatch VMWare Mobile & Apps Acquisition
4 $260,000,000 Ticket Monster Groupon Transactions Acquisition
5 $200,000,000 LegalZoom Permira Transactions Acquisition
6 $100,000,000 Parature Microsoft Software & Services Acquisition
7 $90,700,000 Gravity AOL Marketing Acquisition
8 $80,000,000 Aviate Yahoo Mobile & Apps Acquisition
9 $49,000,000 Unicorn Media Brightcove Marketing Acquisition
10 $43,000,000 Ideeli Groupon Ecommerce Acquisition
11 $32,000,000 Scout Analytics ServiceSource Software & Services Acquisition
12 $13,410,000 1Form.com REA Group Transactions Acquisition
13 Undisclosed GoPago Amazon, DoubleBeam Software & Services Acquisition
14 Undisclosed MatchMate LikeBright Transactions Acquisition
15 Undisclosed MuseumLand PhotoSpotLand Transactions Acquisition
16 Undisclosed Mandiant FireEye Software & Services Acquisition
17 Undisclosed SnappyCam Apple Mobile & Apps Acquisition
18 Undisclosed Sense Networks YP Marketing Acquisition
19 Undisclosed Collaborate.com Cisco Mobile & Apps Acquisition
20 Undisclosed Anittel BigAir Software & Services Acquisition

More information

  1. Google buys Nest Labs for $3.2 billion (CNN)
  2. Lenovo agrees to buy IBM’s server business for $US2.3 billion (ARN)
  3. VMWare’s $1.5B AirWatch Buy All About Mobile Workplace (TechCrunch)
  4. Groupon’s $260M Acquisition Of Ticket Monster From LivingSocial Has Closed (TechCrunch)
  5. The $425M LegalZoom deal is a win for VCs, but less exciting for the company or LA (PandoDaily)
  6. Microsoft Acquires Parature for $100M (FinSMEs)
  7. Setting Its Sights On Content Personalization, AOL To Acquire Gravity For $90.7M (TechCrunch)
  8. Source: Yahoo Bought Aviate For $80M (TechCrunch)
  9. Brightcove buys Unicorn Media for $US49m (ARN)
  10. Groupon Acquires Ideeli for $43M (FinSMEs)
  11. ServiceSource Acquires Scout Analytics For $32M (TechCrunch)
  12. From pantry to penthouse for 1Form duo (The Australian)
  13. GoPago Split by Amazon and DoubleBeam (FinSMEs)
  14. LikeBright Acquires MatchMate (FinSMEs)
  15. PhotoSpotLand Acquires Museum Portal Museumland (FinSMEs)
  16. FireEye Acquires Mandiant (FinSMEs)
  17. Apple Acquires Rapid-Fire Camera App Developer SnappyLabs [Update: Confirmed] (TechCrunch)
  18. YP Acquires Sense Networks (FinSMEs)
  19. Cisco buys mobile collaboration company (ARN)
  20. BigAir’s Anittel acquisition cements new reseller arrangement (ARN)

Top 20 Asia & Pacific Deals for January 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $13,410,000 1Form.com REA Group Transactions Acquisition
2 Undisclosed Collaborate.com Cisco Mobile & Apps Acquisition
3 Undisclosed Anittel BigAir Software & Services Acquisition
4 Undisclosed Little Eye Labs Facebook Mobile & Apps Acquisition
5 Undisclosed PRM Cloud Solutions Minerals Corporation (MSC) Software & Services Acquisition
6 Undisclosed SpeedySparrow Spiral Hosting Software & Services Acquisition
7 Undisclosed CN Group Viatek Software & Services Acquisition
8 Undisclosed ATPNet FaktorTel Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
9 Undisclosed O2 Networks Telstra Software & Services Acquisition
10 Undisclosed mig33 Latin Gold Media Acquisition
11 $195,000,000 China South City Holdings Tencent Transactions Investment
12 $100,000,000 Didi Citic, Tencent Mobile & Apps Investment
13 $80,000,000 LineKong Consortium Games Investment
14 $30,000,000 SiteMinder Technology Crossover Ventures Transactions Investment
15 $16,500,000 QFPay Undisclosed Transactions Investment
16 $15,000,000 FirstCry.com Consortium Ecommerce Investment
17 $12,000,000 Dianrong.com Northern Light Venture Capital Transactions Investment
18 $10,400,000 CommonFloor Accel Partners, Tiger Global Management Transactions Investment
19 $5,400,000 RedMart Consortium Ecommerce Investment
20 $3,000,000 mobME Undisclosed Mobile & Apps Investment

More information

  1. From pantry to penthouse for 1Form duo (The Australian)
  2. Cisco buys mobile collaboration company (ARN)
  3. BigAir’s Anittel acquisition cements new reseller arrangement (ARN)
  4. Facebook Acquires Little Eye Labs (FinSMEs)
  5. Acquisition will fuel PRM’s growth and global expansion (IT Wire)
  6. Spiral Hosting Acquires Australian Web Host SpeedySparrow (WHIR Hosting Cloud)
  7. IT reseller, Viatek, acquires CN Group (ARN)
  8. UPDATED: FaktorTel buys ATPNet customers (ARN)
  9. Telstra acquires enterprise network and security integrator (Telecoms.com)
  10. mig33 to be acquired by Latin Gold; heading for reverse IPO (e27)
  11. Tencent Invests $195M In Logistics Firm China South City To Compete With Alibaba (TechCrunch)
  12. Chinese Taxi App Didi Secured $100 million in Series C Funding (TechNode)
  13. Mobile Game Developer LineKong Rakes in $80 Million of Series C Funding (Technode)
  14. SiteMinder Raises US$30M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. Square-like Chinese startup QFPay swipes $16.5 million in series B funding (Tech in Asia)
  16. FirstCry.com Raises $15M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  17. Dianrong.com Raises $12M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  18. CommonFloor Raises $10.4M in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Singapore Online Grocer RedMart Raises $5.4M From Investors Including Facebook Co-founder (TechCrunch)
  20. MobME Postpones IPO Plans; Raises Angel Funding (Medianama)