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Top 20 Investments for December 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,200,000,000 Uber Consortium Transactions Investment
2 $1,200,000,000 Uber Consortium Transactions Investment
3 $1,200,000,000 Uber Consortium Transactions Investment
4 $1,100,000,000 Xiaomi Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
5 $1,000,000,000 Flipkart Consortium Ecommerce Investment
6 $900,000,000 Cloudera Intel Corporation Software & Services Investment
7 $600,000,000 Flipkart Consortium Ecommerce Investment
8 $575,000,000 Financial Software and Systems Premji Invest Software & Services Investment
9 $542,000,000 Magic Leap Consortium Software & Services Investment
10 $475,000,000 Airbnb Consortium Transactions Investment
11 $445,000,000 Rocket Internet PLDT Software & Services Investment
12 $444,200,000 Palantir Technologies Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
13 $355,000,000 WeWork Undisclosed Transactions Investment
14 $350,000,000 Koudai Tencent, Tiger Fund Ecommerce Investment
15 $350,000,000 Delivery Hero Consortium Transactions Investment
16 $325,000,000 Dropbox Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
17 $300,000,000 Coupang Consortium Ecommerce Investment
18 $280,000,000 Tango Alibaba Mobile & Apps Investment
19 $256,000,000 PetHub Altivia Ventures Software & Services Investment
20 $250,000,000 SurveyMonkey Undisclosed Transactions Investment

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) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $3,500,000,000 Trulia Zillow Transactions Acquisition
2 $1,650,000,000 Mercury Payment Vantiv Transactions Acquisition
3 $1,200,000,000 Uber Consortium Transactions Investment
4 $1,200,000,000 Uber Consortium Transactions Investment
5 $1,000,000,000 Ebates Rakuten Transactions Acquisition
6 $600,000,000 Uber Baidu Transactions Investment
7 $523,500,000 Jobstreet Seek Transactions Acquisition
8 $475,000,000 Airbnb Consortium Transactions Investment
9 $355,000,000 WeWork Undisclosed Transactions Investment
10 $350,000,000 Delivery Hero Consortium Transactions Investment
11 $260,000,000 Ticket Monster Groupon Transactions Acquisition
12 $250,000,000 SurveyMonkey Undisclosed Transactions Investment
13 $250,000,000 GrabTaxi SoftBank Internet and Media Transactions Investment
14 $250,000,000 Lyft Consortium Transactions Investment
15 $225,000,000 AvantCredit Consortium Transactions Investment
16 $210,000,000 Olacabs SoftBank Transactions Investment
17 $200,000,000 Viator TripAdvisor Transactions Acquisition
18 $200,000,000 LY.com Ctrip Transactions Investment
19 $200,000,000 LegalZoom Permira Transactions Acquisition
20 $195,000,000 China South City Holdings Tencent Transactions Investment

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) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $925,000,000 CPUsage Consortium Software & Services Investment
2 $810,000,000 Beidou China Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
3 $800,000,000 Trusteer IBM Software & Services Investment
4 $700,000,000 360Buy Ontario Teachers’ Retirement Fund, Kingdom Holdings Ecommerce Investment
5 $586,000,000 Sina Weibo Alibaba Media Investment
6 $450,000,000 SurveyMonkey Consortium Marketing Investment
7 $448,000,000 Sogou Tencent Software and Services Investment
8 $258,000,000 Uber Google Ventures, TPG Software & Services Investment
9 $200,000,000 Flipkart Consortium Ecommerce Investment
10 $200,000,000 AirWatch Insight Venture Partners Mobile & Apps Investment
11 $200,000,000 Pinterest Consortium Media Investment
12 $196,500,000 Palantir Technologies Undisclosed Marketing Investment
13 $180,000,000 Composite Software Cisco Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
14 $165,000,000 HootSuite Consortium Software & Services Investment
15 $160,000,000 Nuomi Baidu Transactions Investment
16 $150,000,000 Pure Storage Consortium Software & Services Investment
17 $150,000,000 Fab Consortium Ecommerce Investment
18 $150,000,000 SevOne Bain Capital Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
19 $130,000,000 Lamoda Consortium Ecommerce Investment
20 $130,000,000 Supercell Consortium Games Investment

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) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $600,000,000 Neolane Adobe Marketing Acquisition
2 $450,000,000 SurveyMonkey Consortium Marketing Investment
3 $414,000,000 Adap.tv AOL Marketing Acquisition
4 $196,500,000 Palantir Technologies Undisclosed Marketing Investment
5 $125,000,000 Channel Intelligence Google Marketing Acquisition
6 $75,000,000 AppNexus Consortium Marketing Investment
7 $68,000,000 Brand Networks AEA Investors Marketing Investment
8 $60,000,000 Videology Consortium Marketing Investment
9 $50,000,000 Extreme Reach Spectrum Equity Marketing Investment
10 $42,800,000 BrightEdge Consortium Marketing Investment
11 $38,000,000 MarketShare FTV Capital, Elevation Partners Marketing Investment
12 $30,000,000 Hearsay Sequoia Capital, New Enterprise Associates Marketing Investment
13 $30,000,000 Relationship Science Consortium Marketing Investment
14 $30,000,000 Alloy Digital ABS Capital Partners Marketing Investment
15 $21,200,000 TubeMogul Digital Advertising Consortium, Omnibus Marketing Investment
16 $20,000,000 iPinYou Consortium Marketing Investment
17 $19,000,000 Sailthru Consortium Marketing Investment
18 $18,000,000 Spredfast Consortium Marketing Investment
19 $17,000,000 SendUs Undisclosed Marketing Investment
20 $15,000,000 Demandbase Consortium Marketing Investment

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)
  13. RELATIONSHIP SCIENCE RAISES $30M IN FUNDING (FinSMEs)
  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
    (VentureBeat)
  20. Demandbase Closes $15M Financing (FinSMEs)