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Top 20 Investments for December 2014

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$1,200,000,000Uber ConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
4$1,100,000,000Xiaomi ConsortiumHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
6$900,000,000ClouderaIntel CorporationSoftware & ServicesInvestment
8$575,000,000Financial Software and Systems Premji InvestSoftware & ServicesInvestment
9$542,000,000Magic Leap ConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
11$445,000,000Rocket Internet PLDTSoftware & ServicesInvestment
12$444,200,000Palantir TechnologiesUndisclosedSoftware & ServicesInvestment
14$350,000,000Koudai Tencent, Tiger FundEcommerceInvestment
15$350,000,000Delivery HeroConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
16$325,000,000DropboxUndisclosedSoftware & ServicesInvestment
18$280,000,000TangoAlibabaMobile & AppsInvestment
19$256,000,000PetHubAltivia VenturesSoftware & ServicesInvestment
20$250,000,000SurveyMonkey UndisclosedTransactionsInvestment

More information

  1. Uber Raises Giant $1.2 Billion Funding Round At A $17 Billion Valuation (TechCrunch)
  2. Uber Confirms New $1.2B Funding Round At $40B Valuation (TechCrunch)
  3. Uber Closes $1.2BN Financing Round (FinSMEs)
  4. Xiaomi confirms it raised monster $1.1B round and is now valued at $45B (VentureBeat)
  5. India’s Flipkart Raises $1 Billion, Among The Largest In Single Funding Round In Global E-Commerce (Forbes)
  6. Cloudera raises $900 million, plots expansion (ZDNet)
  7. Flipkart secures another $600m, taking funding total to nearly $2.5bn (Red Herring)
  8. Financial Software and Systems Secures $57M in Fourth Funding (FinSMEs)
  9. Magic Leap Completes $542m Series B Financing (FinSMEs)
  10. Airbnb closes $475 million funding round (Fortune)
  11. PLDT Invests $445M In Rocket Internet To Develop Online Payment Services For Emerging Markets (TechCrunch)
  12. Palantir receives $444.2M private equity funding (SEC.GOV)
  13. WeWork raises $355M at nearly $5B valuation, plans IPO (VentureBeat)
  14. Koudai secures giant $350 million Series C funding round (Red Herring)
  15. Delivery Hero, Hungry For Growth, Orders Up Another $350M In Funding (TechCrunch)
  16. Dropbox Raises $325M in Funding, SEC Filing Reveals (FinSMEs)
  17. Coupang Raises $300M in Financing (FinSMEs)
  18. Alibaba Sinks $215 Million Into Messaging App Tango, Valuing It At More Than $1 Billion (Forbes)
  19. Altivia Ventures Invests in PetHub (Maandate.com)
  20. With M&A In Mind, SurveyMonkey Snaps Up $250 Million More In Funding (TechCrunch)

Top 20 Transactions Deals for December 2014

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$3,500,000,000 Trulia ZillowTransactionsAcquisition
2$1,650,000,000Mercury Payment VantivTransactionsAcquisition
10$350,000,000Delivery HeroConsortiumTransactionsInvestment
11$260,000,000Ticket MonsterGrouponTransactionsAcquisition
12$250,000,000SurveyMonkey UndisclosedTransactionsInvestment
13$250,000,000GrabTaxi SoftBank Internet and MediaTransactionsInvestment
20$195,000,000China South City HoldingsTencentTransactionsInvestment

More information

  1. Zillow To Acquire Trulia In $3.5B Stock-For-Stock Deal (TechCrunch)
  2. Vantiv Buys Mercury Payment From Silver Lake for $1.65 Billion (Bloomberg)
  3. Uber Confirms New $1.2B Funding Round At $40B Valuation (TechCrunch)
  4. Uber Closes $1.2BN Financing Round (FinSMEs)
  5. Rakuten Buys Ebates For $1 Billion (TechCrunch)
  6. China’s Baidu Set To Partner With Uber And Reportedly Invest Up To $600M (TechCrunch)
  7. Australia’s Seek to Buy Jobstreet in $524 Million Deal (Wall Street Journal)
  8. Airbnb closes $475 million funding round (Fortune)
  9. WeWork raises $355M at nearly $5B valuation, plans IPO (VentureBeat)
  10. Delivery Hero, Hungry For Growth, Orders Up Another $350M In Funding (TechCrunch)
  11. Groupon’s $260M Acquisition Of Ticket Monster From LivingSocial Has Closed (TechCrunch)
  12. With M&A In Mind, SurveyMonkey Snaps Up $250 Million More In Funding (TechCrunch)
  13. GrabTaxi Receives US$250M Investment from SoftBank Internet and Media (FinSMEs)
  14. Lyft Raises $250 Million Series D To Fight The Car Wars (Forbes.com)
  15. Chicago-based AvantCredit announces $225 million in funding (Chicago Tribune)
  16. Olacabs raises $210 million from Japan’s SoftBank Corp; enters $1b Club (Economic Times)
  17. Travel Site TripAdvisor To Acquire Viator For Approximately $200M (Forbes)
  18. China’s Ctrip invests over $200 million in an online ticketing site (Tech In Asia)
  19. The $425M LegalZoom deal is a win for VCs, but less exciting for the company or LA (PandoDaily)
  20. Tencent Invests $195M In Logistics Firm China South City To Compete With Alibaba (TechCrunch)

Top 20 Investments for August 2013

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
1$925,000,000CPUsageConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
2$810,000,000BeidouChinaHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
3$800,000,000TrusteerIBMSoftware & ServicesInvestment
4$700,000,000360BuyOntario Teachers’ Retirement Fund, Kingdom HoldingsEcommerceInvestment
5$586,000,000Sina WeiboAlibabaMediaInvestment
7$448,000,000SogouTencentSoftware and ServicesInvestment
8$258,000,000UberGoogle Ventures, TPGSoftware & ServicesInvestment
10$200,000,000AirWatchInsight Venture PartnersMobile & AppsInvestment
12$196,500,000Palantir TechnologiesUndisclosedMarketingInvestment
13$180,000,000Composite SoftwareCiscoHardware & InfrastructureInvestment
14$165,000,000HootSuiteConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
16$150,000,000Pure StorageConsortiumSoftware & ServicesInvestment
18$150,000,000SevOneBain CapitalHardware & InfrastructureInvestment

More information

  1. CPUsage Closes $925K Venture Capital Funding (FinSMEs)
  2. China Is Investing $810M In Beidou, A Navigation System It Hopes Will Eventually Rival GPS (Techcrunch)
  3. IBM Buys Israel/US Cybersecurity Specialist Trusteer For $800M-$1B (TechCrunch)
  4. China’s 360Buy Unwraps Massive New Funding Round of $700 Million (Tech In Asia)
  5. Sina Weibo, China’s Equivalent of Facebook and Twitter, Gets $586M Investment From Alibaba (Techcrunch)
  6. SurveyMonkey Raises $800M in Debt and Equity Financing (FinSMEs)
  7. Sogou Secured $448 million Investment from Tencent, will Merge Soso (Technode)
  8. Uber Confirms That It Raised $258M From Google Ventures And TPG (Techcrunch)
  9. India E-Commerce Giant Flipkart Raises Another $200M From Existing Investors (Techcrunch)
  10. AirWatch Raises $200 Million In Series A (Pulse 2)
  11. Pinterest Raises $200M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  12. Palantir Technologies Raises $196.5M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  13. Cisco Acquires Composite Software for $180,000,000 (Xconomy)
  14. HootSuite Raises $165M Series B Round From Insight, Accel And OMERS To Go Large On Enterprise Social Media Monitoring (TechCrunch)
  15. Confirmed: Baidu acquires majority stake in Renren’s daily deals site for $160 million (Tech in Asia)
  16. Pure Storage Raises $150M And Sets For Battle With The Storage Giants (TechCrunch)
  17. Fab Grabs $150M At $1B Valuation (And Is Raising Another $100M+ More) (Techcrunch)
  18. SevOne To Go For IPO, Raises $150 Million From Bain Capital To Expand P2P IT Monitoring (Techcrunch)
  19. Lamoda, The Samwer Brothers’ Russian Online Fashion Store, Snags $130M Led By Access Industries (Techcrunch)
  20. Supercell Raises $130M in Funding (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Marketing Deals for August 2013

Deal No.Amount Paid (USD)CompanyInvestor/BuyerSectorDeal Type
4$196,500,000Palantir TechnologiesUndisclosedMarketingInvestment
5$125,000,000Channel IntelligenceGoogleMarketingAcquisition
7$68,000,000Brand NetworksAEA InvestorsMarketingInvestment
9$50,000,000Extreme ReachSpectrum EquityMarketingInvestment
11$38,000,000MarketShareFTV Capital, Elevation PartnersMarketingInvestment
12$30,000,000HearsaySequoia Capital, New Enterprise AssociatesMarketingInvestment
13$30,000,000Relationship ScienceConsortiumMarketingInvestment
14$30,000,000Alloy DigitalABS Capital PartnersMarketingInvestment
15$21,200,000TubeMogulDigital Advertising Consortium, OmnibusMarketingInvestment

More information

  1. Adobe Acquires Conversational Marketing Platform Neolane For $600M In Cash To Bolster Its Marketing Cloud (Techcrunch)
  2. SurveyMonkey Raises $800M in Debt and Equity Financing (FinSMEs)
  3. AOL finishes buying Adap.tv for $414 million (Bizjounals)
  4. Palantir Technologies Raises $196.5M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  5. Google Acquires Channel Intelligence For $125M To Boost Product Referrals And E-Commerce With Users (Techcrunch)
  6. Real-time Ad Bidding Platform AppNexus Raises $75M In Series D Funding (Techcrunch)
  7. Aiming To Be A One-Stop Shop For Social Marketing, Brand Networks Raises $68M In Its First Funding (Techcrunch)
  8. Another AdTech IPO? Videology Lands $60M From Catalyst, Comcast & Others As Online Video-Ad Market Booms (Techcrunch)
  9. Extreme Reach Receives $50M Investment from Spectrum Equity (FinSMEs)
  10. BrightEdge Raises $42.8M For Content Marketing And SEO (Techcrunch)
  11. MarketShare Raises $38M (FinSMEs)
  12. Hearsay Social Raises Another $30M To Help Businesses Grow Sales Through Social Media (TechCrunch)
  14. Alloy Digital raises $30m (C21 Media)
  15. TubeMogul Raises $21.2M; Launches in Japan (FinSMEs)
  16. iPinYou Raises US$20M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  17. Sailthru Raises $19M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  18. Spredfast Raises $18M in Venture Capital (FinSMEs)
  19. SendUs launches with $17M to help brands harness user videos
  20. Demandbase Closes $15M Financing (FinSMEs)