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Top 20 Mobile & Apps Deals for November 2015

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $600,000,000 Kuaidi Dache Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
2 $537,000,000 Snapchat Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
3 $526,000,000 Spotify Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
4 $485,000,000 Snapchat Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
5 $315,000,000 Ola Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
6 $240,000,000 Runtastic Adidas Mobile & Apps Acquisition
7 $200,000,000 Snapchat Alibaba Mobile & Apps Investment
8 $200,000,000 Miaopai Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
9 $186,000,000 Pinterest Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
10 $126,000,000 Glu Mobile Tencent Mobile & Apps Investment
11 $120,000,000 Afrimax Group Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
12 $100,000,000 APUS Group Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
13 $100,000,000 Sunrise Microsoft Mobile & Apps Acquisition
14 $100,000,000 Banjo Softbank, BlueRun Ventures Mobile & Apps Investment
15 $100,000,000 Edaixi Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
16 $100,000,000 letgo Naspers Limited Mobile & Apps Investment
17 $100,000,000 Guvera AMMA Private Equity Mobile & Apps Investment
18 $90,000,000 OfferUp Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
19 $70,000,000 Conga Insight Venture Partners Mobile & Apps Investment
20 $60,000,000 Quixey Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment

More information

  1. KuaiDi Dache Raises US$600M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  2. Snapchat Closes Another Massive Funding Round — $537 Million (Re/code)
  3. These Are The Companies That Just Gave Spotify Half A Billion Dollars (Forbes)
  4. Snapchat Raises $485M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  5. Ola raises blockbuster $315M funding to stay ahead of Uber in India (Tech In Asia)
  6. Runtastic Acquired By Adidas For $240M (TechCrunch)
  7. Alibaba invests $200M in Snapchat (Tech In Asia)
  8. China’s answer to Vine gets new funding, now valued at over $1b (Tech In Asia)
  9. Pinterest Adds $186M To Series G Funding Round, Offers Secondary Sale To Employees (TechCrunch)
  10. Tencent Will Pay $126M For A 14.6% Stake In Glu Mobile, Maker Of Kim Kardashian: Hollywood (TechCrunch)
  11. Afrimax Group Raises $120M in Growth Funding (FinSMEs)
  12. APUS Group Raises $100M in Series B Financing (FinSMEs)
  13. Microsoft Is Acquiring Calendar App Sunrise For North Of $100 Million (TechCrunch)
  14. Banjo Raises $100M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. Baidu Leads $100M New Funding Round In Edaixi (China Money Network)
  16. letgo Raises $100M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  17. Music streaming firm Guvera raising US$100M for Indian expansion (e27)
  18. OfferUp Unveils $90M in Total Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Conga Raises $70M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Mobile App Search Service Quixey Confirms $60 Million In New Funding (TechCrunch)

Top 20 Mobile & Apps Deals for October 2015

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $600,000,000 Kuaidi Dache Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
2 $537,000,000 Snapchat Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
3 $526,000,000 Spotify Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
4 $485,000,000 Snapchat Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
5 $315,000,000 Ola Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
6 $240,000,000 Runtastic Adidas Mobile & Apps Acquisition
7 $200,000,000 Snapchat Alibaba Mobile & Apps Investment
8 $186,000,000 Pinterest Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
9 $126,000,000 Glu Mobile Tencent Mobile & Apps Investment
10 $120,000,000 Afrimax Group Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
11 $100,000,000 letgo Naspers Limited Mobile & Apps Investment
12 $100,000,000 Edaixi Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
13 $100,000,000 Banjo Softbank, BlueRun Ventures Mobile & Apps Investment
14 $100,000,000 Sunrise Microsoft Mobile & Apps Acquisition
15 $100,000,000 APUS Group Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
16 $70,000,000 Conga Insight Venture Partners Mobile & Apps Investment
17 $60,000,000 Quixey Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
18 $55,000,000 App Annie Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
19 $50,000,000 Little Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
20 $50,000,000 AppDirect Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment

More information

  1. KuaiDi Dache Raises US$600M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  2. Snapchat Closes Another Massive Funding Round — $537 Million (Re/code)
  3. These Are The Companies That Just Gave Spotify Half A Billion Dollars (Forbes)
  4. Snapchat Raises $485M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  5. Ola raises blockbuster $315M funding to stay ahead of Uber in India (Tech In Asia)
  6. Runtastic Acquired By Adidas For $240M (TechCrunch)
  7. Alibaba invests $200M in Snapchat (Tech In Asia)
  8. Pinterest Adds $186M To Series G Funding Round, Offers Secondary Sale To Employees (TechCrunch)
  9. Tencent Will Pay $126M For A 14.6% Stake In Glu Mobile, Maker Of Kim Kardashian: Hollywood (TechCrunch)
  10. Afrimax Group Raises $120M in Growth Funding (FinSMEs)
  11. letgo Raises $100M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  12. Baidu Leads $100M New Funding Round In Edaixi (China Money Network)
  13. Banjo Raises $100M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  14. Microsoft Is Acquiring Calendar App Sunrise For North Of $100 Million (TechCrunch)
  15. APUS Group Raises $100M in Series B Financing (FinSMEs)
  16. Conga Raises $70M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  17. Mobile App Search Service Quixey Confirms $60 Million In New Funding (TechCrunch)
  18. App Annie Closes $55M Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Zovi Founders Launch ‘Little’ App; Secures $50Mn Led By Paytm (Next Big What)
  20. AppDirect Raises $50M in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Acquisitions for April 2015

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $3,000,000,000 Aruba Networks Hewlett-Packard Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
2 $1,500,000,000 Lynda.com LinkedIn Media Acquisition
3 $810,000,000 Trustwave Singtel Software & Services Acquisition
4 $410,000,000 OverDrive Rakuten Software & Services Acquisition
5 $350,000,000 Annapurna Labs Amazon Software & Services Acquisition
6 $280,000,000 Travelocity Expedia Transactions Acquisition
7 $254,890,000 Multifonds Temenos Software & Services Acquisition
8 $215,351,910 Quandoo Recruit Transactions Acquisition
9 $200,000,000 Panaya Infosys Software & Services Acquisition
10 $171,117,750 Talabat.com Rocket Internet Transactions Acquisition
11 $134,000,000 Yueke Software Alibaba Software & Services Acquisition
12 $134,000,000 Eat24 Yelp Transactions Acquisition
13 $125,000,000 NetProspex Dun & Bradstreet Marketing Acquisition
14 $100,000,000 Sunrise Microsoft Mobile & Apps Acquisition
15 $95,000,000 Hunza Mixi Transactions Acquisition
16 $58,000,000 MobPartner Cheetah Mobile Marketing Acquisition
17 $36,000,000 Ticket Monster KKR Consortium Ecommerce Acquisition
18 $36,000,000 Code School Pluralsight Software & Services Acquisition
19 $33,000,000 Yashi Nexstar Broadcasting Marketing Acquisition
20 $21,000,000 American HealthCare Lending Prosper Marketplace Transactions Acquisition

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  1. HP to acquire Aruba Networks for about $3B (CNBC)
  2. LinkedIn to Acquire Lynda.com for $1.5BN (FinSMEs)
  3. Singtel buys US cybersecurity firm for US$810M (Tech In Asia)
  4. Rakuten Buys Ebook And Audiobook Platform OverDrive For $410M (TechCrunch)
  5. Amazon buys secretive chip maker Annapurna Labs for $350 million (Extreme Tech)
  6. Expedia Inc acquires Travelocity in $280 million deal (Reuters)
  7. Temenos Acquires Multifonds for €235M (FinSMEs)
  8. Recruit Acquires Quandoo for €198.6M (FinSMEs)
  9. Infosys Acquires SaaS Provider Panaya In Deal Valued At $200M (TechCrunch)
  10. Rocket Internet Acquires Talabat.com for €150M (FinSMEs)
  11. Alibaba buys movie ticketing software company for $134M (Tech In Asia)
  12. Yelp Acquires Eat24 for $134M (FinSMEs)
  13. Dun & Bradstreet Acquires NetProspex for $125M (FinSMEs)
  14. Microsoft Is Acquiring Calendar App Sunrise For North Of $100 Million (TechCrunch)
  15. Former rival Mixi acquires C2C ticket marketplace for $95M (Tech In Asia)
  16. China’s Cheetah Mobile to acquire ad network MobPartner for $58M (Tech In Asia)
  17. Groupon Sells 46% Of Korea’s Ticket Monster To KKR Consortium For $360M (TechCrunch)
  18. Online Learning Service Pluralsight Acquires Code School For $36 Million (TechCrunch)
  19. Nexstar Broadcasting Acquires Yashi for $33M (FinSMEs)
  20. Prosper Marketplace Acquires American HealthCare Lending for $21M (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Acquisitions for February 2015

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $350,000,000 Annapurna Labs Amazon Software & Services Acquisition
2 $280,000,000 Travelocity Expedia Transactions Acquisition
3 $200,000,000 Panaya Infosys Software & Services Acquisition
4 $171,117,750 Talabat.com Rocket Internet Transactions Acquisition
5 $134,000,000 Eat24 Yelp Transactions Acquisition
6 $125,000,000 NetProspex Dun & Bradstreet Marketing Acquisition
7 $100,000,000 Sunrise Microsoft Mobile & Apps Acquisition
8 $36,000,000 Code School Pluralsight Software & Services Acquisition
9 $33,000,000 Yashi Nexstar Broadcasting Marketing Acquisition
10 $21,000,000 American HealthCare Lending Prosper Marketplace Transactions Acquisition
11 $20,750,000 SocialMoov Marin Software Marketing Acquisition
12 $14,800,000 Muse & Co. Mixi Ecommerce Acquisition
13 $7,769,500 Icon TechnologyOne Software & Services Acquisition
14 $5,000,000 Wooplr Helion Venture Partners Mobile & Apps Acquisition
15 Undisclosed eShares Union Square Ventures, Spark Capital Software & Services Acquisition
16 Undisclosed Wit.ai Facebook Software & Services Acquisition
17 Undisclosed QuickFire Networks Facebook Software & Services Acquisition
18 Undisclosed Newsflo Elsevier Software & Services Acquisition
19 Undisclosed NimbleTV Synacor Media Acquisition
20 Undisclosed PremiumBeat Shutterstock Software & Services Acquisition

More information

  1. Amazon buys secretive chip maker Annapurna Labs for $350 million (Extreme Tech)
  2. Expedia Inc acquires Travelocity in $280 million deal (Reuters)
  3. Infosys Acquires SaaS Provider Panaya In Deal Valued At $200M (TechCrunch)
  4. Rocket Internet Acquires Talabat.com for €150M (FinSMEs)
  5. Yelp Acquires Eat24 for $134M (FinSMEs)
  6. Dun & Bradstreet Acquires NetProspex for $125M (FinSMEs)
  7. Microsoft Is Acquiring Calendar App Sunrise For North Of $100 Million (TechCrunch)
  8. Online Learning Service Pluralsight Acquires Code School For $36 Million (TechCrunch)
  9. Nexstar Broadcasting Acquires Yashi for $33M (FinSMEs)
  10. Prosper Marketplace Acquires American HealthCare Lending for $21M (FinSMEs)
  11. Marin Software Buys France’s SocialMoov For Up To $20.75M (TechCrunch)
  12. Not satisfied with Monster Strike, Mixi acquires Japanese fashion startup (Tech In Asia)
  13. TechnologyOne acquires Icon for AUD 10 mln (Telecompaper)
  14. Wooplr Lands $5 Million For Its Fashion Discovery Service In India (TechCrunch)
  15. eShares Raises Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  16. Facebook Acquires Wit.ai (FinSMEs)
  17. Facebook Acquires QuickFire Networks (FinSMEs)
  18. Elsevier Acquires Newsflo (FinSMEs)
  19. Synacor Acquires NimbleTV, Startup That Streamed Live TV Online (Variety)
  20. Shutterstock Acquires Rex Features And PremiumBeat (TechCrunch)