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Top 20 Ecommerce Deals for 2012

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$1,300,000,000Jupiter Shop ChannelBain CapitalEcommerceAcquisition
2$479,800,000Bol.comRoyal AholdEcommerceAcquisition
3$238,000,000SquareTradeBain CapitalEcommerceInvestment
4$150,000,000Flipkart Online ServicesAccel Partners, Tiger Global ManagementEcommerceInvestment
5$150,000,000Fanatics.comAndreessen Horowitz, Insight Venture PartnersEcommerceInvestment
6$150,000,000FotoliaKohlberg Kravis Roberts & CoEcommerceAcquisition
7$105,000,000FabConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
8$100,000,000Archives.comAncestry.comEcommerceAcquisition
9$86,000,000CafePressUndisclosedEcommercePublic
10$76,000,000JustFabConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
11$71,500,000VipshopUndisclosedEcommercePublic
12$66,000,000BrandsExclusiveAPN News & MediaEcommerceAcquisition
13$55,000,000KidswantWarburg PincusEcommerceInvestment
14$50,000,000The Climate CorporationConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
15$50,000,000GoHealthNorwest Equity PartnersEcommerceInvestment
16$50,000,000WestwingConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
17$40,000,000GreendustConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
18$40,000,000MeileleConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
19$38,000,000KupiVIPConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
20$36,000,000Moda OperandiConsortiumEcommerceInvestment

More information

  1. Bain Capital to acquire 50% stake in Jupiter Shop Channel from Sumitomo Corporation (Private Equity Wire)
  2. Royal Ahold acquires Bol.com (The Deal Pipiline)
  3. SquareTrade Lands $238M For Electronics Warranties (Silicon Tap)
  4. News Roundup: Flipkart Raises $150M From Accel, Tiger Global (VC Circle)
  5. Web Retailer Fanatics Valued at $1.5 Billion (Wall Street Journal)
  6. KKR Completes Acquisition of Fotolia (Market Watch)
  7. Fab Seals The Deal On $105 Million In New Funding (TechCrunch)
  8. Ancestry.com Acquires Archives.com For $100 Million (TechCrunch)
  9. CafePress ends debut day flat after $86M IPO (Biz Journal)
  10. JustFab Just Nabbed Another $76M To Take Its Fashion Platform International And Beyond Shoes (TechCrunch)
  11. Vipshop float raises $71.5m (China Daily)
  12. APN Buys Online Shopping Club (Asia Media Journal)
  13. Kidswant Announces Investment By Warburg Pincus Of US$55 Million (Kidswant)
  14. The Climate Corporation Raises $50M For Big Data Driven Weather Insurance (TechCrunch)
  15. GoHealth Receives $50M Minority Equity Investment from Norwest Equity Partners (FinSMEs)
  16. Westwing Receives $50M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  17. Excl: Vertex Venture leads $40M series B round in Greendust.com parent Reverse Logistics Company (VC News Daily)
  18. Home Furnishings E-Tailer Meilele Puts to Bed $40 Million in Funding (Tech In Asia)
  19. KupiVIP, The Gilt Groupe of Russia, Raises Another $38M Led By Intel For Its Fashion-Forward E-Commerce Juggernaut (TechCrunch)
  20. Fashion Web Start-Up Raises $36 Million (Deal Book )

Top 20 Investments for 2012

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$238,000,000SquareTradeBain CapitalEcommerceInvestment
2$216,000,000XiaomiUndisclosedHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
3$200,000,000Gigabit SquaredUndisclosedHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
4$150,000,000Flipkart Online ServicesAccel Partners, Tiger Global ManagementEcommerceInvestment
5$150,000,000Fanatics.comAndreessen Horowitz, Insight Venture PartnersEcommerceInvestment
6$135,000,000SonosConsortiumHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
7$125,000,000LianLian PayAmerican ExpressMobile & AppsInvestment
8$100,000,000Avail-TVNCarlyle GroupMediaInvestment
9$100,000,000InsiemeCisco SystemsHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
10$100,000,000LifeLockConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
11$100,000,000DonutsConsortiumMarketingInvestment
12$100,000,000CastlightT. Rowe Price, Redmile GroupSoftware & ServicesInvestment
13$100,000,000ConduitJ.P. Morgan Asset ManagementSoftware & ServicesInvestment
14$95,300,000IzeosNewfundMediaInvestment
15$85,000,000YammerConsortiumMediaInvestment
16$85,000,000Trion WorldsOntario Teachers’ Pension Plan, Bertelsmann Digital Media InvestmentsGamesInvestment
17$85,000,000JoyentWeather Investment II, Telefónica DigitalSoftware & ServicesInvestment
18$80,000,000Violin MemoryConsortiumHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
19$80,000,000Veracity Payment SolutionsGreat Hill PartnersSoftware & ServicesInvestment
20$79,000,000Quantenna CommunicationsConsortiumHardware & InfrastructureInvestment

More information

  1. SquareTrade Lands $238M For Electronics Warranties (Silicon Tap)
  2. Breaking: Xiaomi Raising $216M in Third Round (Technode)
  3. Gigabit Squared raises $200M to bring super fast internet to 6 communities (VentureBeat)
  4. News Roundup: Flipkart Raises $150M From Accel, Tiger Global (VC Circle)
  5. Web Retailer Fanatics Valued at $1.5 Billion (Wall Street Journal)
  6. Sonos Lands $135M For Its Classy Wireless Home Audio Systems (TechCrunch)
  7. AmEx Puts $125M In And Partners With Chinese Mobile Payments Company Lianlian To License Serve (TechCrunch)
  8. Digital Video Consolidation: Avail-TVN Picks Up $100M From Carlyle, Buys UK’s On Demand Group For $27M (TechCrunch)
  9. Cisco Announces Its $850 Million Spin-In (New York Times )
  10. Identity Theft Protection Company LifeLock Raises $100M From Kleiner, Symantec; Acquires ID Analytics (TechCrunch)
  11. Demand Media Alum Gets $100M For Domain Registrar (SoCal Tech)
  12. Castlight Lands A Whopping $100M D Round To Bring Transparency To Healthcare Costs (TechCrunch)
  13. Conduit Receives $100M Investment from J.P. Morgan Asset Management (FinSMEs)
  14. Izeos Receives Investment from Newfund (FinSMEs)
  15. Enterprise Social Networking Platform Yammer Raises $85M From DFJ Growth, Khosla, And Others (Techcrunch)
  16. Trion Worlds Completes $85M Equity Financing (FinSMEs)
  17. Cloud Computing Software Company Joyent Raises $85 Million To Pursue Global Growth (TechCrunch)
  18. Exclusive: Violin Memory Boosts Latest Funding Round to $80 Million (AllThingsD)
  19. Veracity Payment Solutions Secures $80M from Great Hill Partners (FinSMEs)
  20. Quantenna Communications Closes $79M Funding Round (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Ecommerce Deals for 2012

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$1,300,000,000Jupiter Shop ChannelBain CapitalEcommerceAcquisition
2$479,800,000Bol.comRoyal AholdEcommerceAcquisition
3$238,000,000SquareTradeBain CapitalEcommerceInvestment
4$150,000,000Flipkart Online ServicesAccel Partners, Tiger Global ManagementEcommerceInvestment
5$150,000,000Fanatics.comAndreessen Horowitz, Insight Venture PartnersEcommerceInvestment
6$150,000,000FotoliaKohlberg Kravis Roberts & CoEcommerceAcquisition
7$100,000,000Archives.comAncestry.comEcommerceAcquisition
8$86,000,000CafePressUndisclosedEcommercePublic
9$71,500,000VipshopUndisclosedEcommercePublic
10$60,000,000Clickandpay.ruIgor GrossmanEcommerceInvestment
11$50,000,000WestwingConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
12$50,000,000The Climate CorporationConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
13$50,000,000GoHealthNorwest Equity PartnersEcommerceInvestment
14$40,000,000MeileleConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
15$40,000,000GreendustConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
16$38,000,000KupiVIPConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
17$36,000,000brandsExclusiveAPN News & MediaEcommerceAcquisition
18$36,000,000Moda OperandiConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
19$35,000,000BeachMintConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
20$30,000,000LetaoConsortiumEcommerceInvestment

More information

  1. Bain Capital buys 50% stake in Japanese TV channel (News Feed Researcher)
  2. Royal Ahold acquires Bol.com (The Deal Pipiline)
  3. SquareTrade Lands $238M For Electronics Warranties (Silicon Tap)
  4. News Roundup: Flipkart Raises $150M From Accel, Tiger Global (VC Circle)
  5. Web Retailer Fanatics Valued at $1.5 Billion (Wall Street Journal)
  6. KKR Completes Acquisition of Fotolia (Market Watch)
  7. Ancestry.com Acquires Archives.com For $100 Million (TechCrunch)
  8. CafePress ends debut day flat after $86M IPO (Biz Journal)
  9. Vipshop float raises $71.5m (China Daily)
  10. First Russian Cash-Back Marketplace Launches After Raising $60 Millio (Arctic Startup)
  11. Westwing Receives $50M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  12. The Climate Corporation Raises $50M For Big Data Driven Weather Insurance (TechCrunch)
  13. GoHealth Receives $50M Minority Equity Investment from Norwest Equity Partners (FinSMEs)
  14. Home Furnishings E-Tailer Meilele Puts to Bed $40 Million in Funding (Tech In Asia)
  15. Excl: Vertex Venture leads $40M series B round in Greendust.com parent Reverse Logistics Company (VC News Daily)
  16. KupiVIP, The Gilt Groupe of Russia, Raises Another $38M Led By Intel For Its Fashion-Forward E-Commerce Juggernaut (TechCrunch)
  17. APN Buys Online Shopping Club BrandsExclusive (Asia Media Journal)
  18. Fashion Web Start-Up Raises $36 Million (Deal Book )
  19. BeachMint Raises Another Big Round: $35 Million For Celebrity-Backed Shopping Experiences (TechCrunch)
  20. Letao Raising $30M in Series D (TechNode)

Top 20 Investments for 2012

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$238,000,000SquareTradeBain CapitalEcommerceInvestment
2$200,000,000Gigabit SquaredUndisclosedHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
3$150,000,000Fanatics.comAndreessen Horowitz, Insight Venture PartnersEcommerceInvestment
4$150,000,000Flipkart Online ServicesAccel Partners, Tiger Global ManagementEcommerceInvestment
5$125,000,000LianLian PayAmerican ExpressMobile & AppsInvestment
6$100,000,000Avail-TVNCarlyle GroupMediaInvestment
7$100,000,000CastlightT. Rowe Price, Redmile GroupSoftware & ServicesInvestment
8$100,000,000ConduitUndisclosedSoftware & ServicesInvestment
9$100,000,000DonutsConsortiumMarketingInvestment
10$100,000,000InsiemeCisco SystemsHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
11$100,000,000LifeLockConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
12$95,300,000IzeosNewfundMediaInvestment
13$85,000,000JoyentWeather Investment II, Telefónica DigitalSoftware & ServicesInvestment
14$85,000,000Trion WorldsOntario Teachers’ Pension Plan, Bertelsmann Digital Media InvestmentsGamesInvestment
15$85,000,000YammerConsortiumMediaInvestment
16$80,000,000Veracity Payment SolutionsGreat Hill PartnersSoftware & ServicesInvestment
17$80,000,000Violin MemoryConsortiumHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
18$79,000,000Quantenna CommunicationsConsortiumHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
19$75,000,000Avito.ruAccel PartnersMediaInvestment
20$73,000,000ZestCashConsortiumTransactionsInvestment

More information

  1. SquareTrade Lands $238M For Electronics Warranties (Silicon Tap)
  2. Gigabit Squared raises $200M to bring super fast internet to 6 communities (VentureBeat)
  3. Web Retailer Fanatics Valued at $1.5 Billion (Wall Street Journal)
  4. News Roundup: Flipkart Raises $150M From Accel, Tiger Global (VC Circle)
  5. AmEx Puts $125M In And Partners With Chinese Mobile Payments Company Lianlian To License Serve (TechCrunch)
  6. Digital Video Consolidation: Avail-TVN Picks Up $100M From Carlyle, Buys UK’s On Demand Group For $27M (TechCrunch)
  7. Castlight Lands A Whopping $100M D Round To Bring Transparency To Healthcare Costs (TechCrunch)
  8. Conduit Receives $100M Investment from J.P. Morgan Asset Management (FinSMEs)
  9. Demand Media Alum Gets $100M For Domain Registrar (SoCal Tech)
  10. Cisco Announces Its $850 Million Spin-In (New York Times )
  11. Identity Theft Protection Company LifeLock Raises $100M From Kleiner, Symantec; Acquires ID Analytics (TechCrunch)
  12. Izeos Receives Investment from Newfund (FinSMEs)
  13. Cloud Computing Software Company Joyent Raises $85 Million To Pursue Global Growth (TechCrunch)
  14. Trion Worlds Completes $85M Equity Financing (FinSMEs)
  15. Enterprise Social Networking Platform Yammer Raises $85M From DFJ Growth, Khosla, And Others (Techcrunch)
  16. Veracity Payment Solutions Secures $80M from Great Hill Partners (FinSMEs)
  17. Exclusive: Violin Memory Boosts Latest Funding Round to $80 Million (AllThingsD)
  18. Quantenna Communications Closes $79M Funding Round (FinSMEs)
  19. Russian Classified Giant’s $75M From Accel Shows It’s 1999 In Emerging Economies (TechCrunch)
  20. Former Google CIO Raises $73 Million To Reform Payday Loans With Data-Driven Startup ZestCash (Techcrunch)