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Top 20 Ecommerce Deals for 2012

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,300,000,000 Jupiter Shop Channel Bain Capital Ecommerce Acquisition
2 $479,800,000 Bol.com Royal Ahold Ecommerce Acquisition
3 $238,000,000 SquareTrade Bain Capital Ecommerce Investment
4 $150,000,000 Flipkart Online Services Accel Partners, Tiger Global Management Ecommerce Investment
5 $150,000,000 Fanatics.com Andreessen Horowitz, Insight Venture Partners Ecommerce Investment
6 $150,000,000 Fotolia Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co Ecommerce Acquisition
7 $105,000,000 Fab Consortium Ecommerce Investment
8 $100,000,000 Archives.com Ancestry.com Ecommerce Acquisition
9 $86,000,000 CafePress Undisclosed Ecommerce Public
10 $76,000,000 JustFab Consortium Ecommerce Investment
11 $71,500,000 Vipshop Undisclosed Ecommerce Public
12 $66,000,000 BrandsExclusive APN News & Media Ecommerce Acquisition
13 $55,000,000 Kidswant Warburg Pincus Ecommerce Investment
14 $50,000,000 The Climate Corporation Consortium Ecommerce Investment
15 $50,000,000 GoHealth Norwest Equity Partners Ecommerce Investment
16 $50,000,000 Westwing Consortium Ecommerce Investment
17 $40,000,000 Greendust Consortium Ecommerce Investment
18 $40,000,000 Meilele Consortium Ecommerce Investment
19 $38,000,000 KupiVIP Consortium Ecommerce Investment
20 $36,000,000 Moda Operandi Consortium Ecommerce Investment

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  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) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $238,000,000 SquareTrade Bain Capital Ecommerce Investment
2 $216,000,000 Xiaomi Undisclosed Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
3 $200,000,000 Gigabit Squared Undisclosed Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
4 $150,000,000 Flipkart Online Services Accel Partners, Tiger Global Management Ecommerce Investment
5 $150,000,000 Fanatics.com Andreessen Horowitz, Insight Venture Partners Ecommerce Investment
6 $135,000,000 Sonos Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
7 $125,000,000 LianLian Pay American Express Mobile & Apps Investment
8 $100,000,000 Avail-TVN Carlyle Group Media Investment
9 $100,000,000 Insieme Cisco Systems Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
10 $100,000,000 LifeLock Consortium Software & Services Investment
11 $100,000,000 Donuts Consortium Marketing Investment
12 $100,000,000 Castlight T. Rowe Price, Redmile Group Software & Services Investment
13 $100,000,000 Conduit J.P. Morgan Asset Management Software & Services Investment
14 $95,300,000 Izeos Newfund Media Investment
15 $85,000,000 Yammer Consortium Media Investment
16 $85,000,000 Trion Worlds Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan, Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments Games Investment
17 $85,000,000 Joyent Weather Investment II, Telefónica Digital Software & Services Investment
18 $80,000,000 Violin Memory Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
19 $80,000,000 Veracity Payment Solutions Great Hill Partners Software & Services Investment
20 $79,000,000 Quantenna Communications Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment

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) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,300,000,000 Jupiter Shop Channel Bain Capital Ecommerce Acquisition
2 $479,800,000 Bol.com Royal Ahold Ecommerce Acquisition
3 $238,000,000 SquareTrade Bain Capital Ecommerce Investment
4 $150,000,000 Flipkart Online Services Accel Partners, Tiger Global Management Ecommerce Investment
5 $150,000,000 Fanatics.com Andreessen Horowitz, Insight Venture Partners Ecommerce Investment
6 $150,000,000 Fotolia Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co Ecommerce Acquisition
7 $100,000,000 Archives.com Ancestry.com Ecommerce Acquisition
8 $86,000,000 CafePress Undisclosed Ecommerce Public
9 $71,500,000 Vipshop Undisclosed Ecommerce Public
10 $60,000,000 Clickandpay.ru Igor Grossman Ecommerce Investment
11 $50,000,000 Westwing Consortium Ecommerce Investment
12 $50,000,000 The Climate Corporation Consortium Ecommerce Investment
13 $50,000,000 GoHealth Norwest Equity Partners Ecommerce Investment
14 $40,000,000 Meilele Consortium Ecommerce Investment
15 $40,000,000 Greendust Consortium Ecommerce Investment
16 $38,000,000 KupiVIP Consortium Ecommerce Investment
17 $36,000,000 brandsExclusive APN News & Media Ecommerce Acquisition
18 $36,000,000 Moda Operandi Consortium Ecommerce Investment
19 $35,000,000 BeachMint Consortium Ecommerce Investment
20 $30,000,000 Letao Consortium Ecommerce Investment

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) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $238,000,000 SquareTrade Bain Capital Ecommerce Investment
2 $200,000,000 Gigabit Squared Undisclosed Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
3 $150,000,000 Fanatics.com Andreessen Horowitz, Insight Venture Partners Ecommerce Investment
4 $150,000,000 Flipkart Online Services Accel Partners, Tiger Global Management Ecommerce Investment
5 $125,000,000 LianLian Pay American Express Mobile & Apps Investment
6 $100,000,000 Avail-TVN Carlyle Group Media Investment
7 $100,000,000 Castlight T. Rowe Price, Redmile Group Software & Services Investment
8 $100,000,000 Conduit Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
9 $100,000,000 Donuts Consortium Marketing Investment
10 $100,000,000 Insieme Cisco Systems Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
11 $100,000,000 LifeLock Consortium Software & Services Investment
12 $95,300,000 Izeos Newfund Media Investment
13 $85,000,000 Joyent Weather Investment II, Telefónica Digital Software & Services Investment
14 $85,000,000 Trion Worlds Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan, Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments Games Investment
15 $85,000,000 Yammer Consortium Media Investment
16 $80,000,000 Veracity Payment Solutions Great Hill Partners Software & Services Investment
17 $80,000,000 Violin Memory Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
18 $79,000,000 Quantenna Communications Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
19 $75,000,000 Avito.ru Accel Partners Media Investment
20 $73,000,000 ZestCash Consortium Transactions Investment

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)