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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$248,000,000BestSecret.comAXA Private EquityEcommerceInvestment
4$238,000,000SquareTradeBain CapitalEcommerceInvestment
5$150,000,000Fanatics.comAndreessen Horowitz, Insight Venture PartnersEcommerceInvestment
6$150,000,000Flipkart Online ServicesNaspers, Tiger GlobalEcommerceInvestment
7$150,000,000FotoliaKohlberg Kravis Roberts & CoEcommerceAcquisition
13$66,000,000BrandsExclusiveAPN News & MediaEcommerceAcquisition
15$55,000,000KidswantWarburg PincusEcommerceInvestment
17$50,000,000GoHealthNorwest Equity PartnersEcommerceInvestment
18$50,000,000The Climate CorporationConsortiumEcommerceInvestment
20$47,400,000AiLuAugust CapitalEcommerceInvestment

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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. AXA Private Equity Puts $248M Into Parent Of German Uber-Private Buying Club BestSecret.com (TechCrunch)
  4. SquareTrade Lands $238M For Electronics Warranties (Silicon Tap)
  5. Web Retailer Fanatics Valued at $1.5 Billion (Wall Street Journal)
  6. Updated: Report: Flipkart To Raise $150M From Naspers, Tiger; What About Tradus? (Media Mana)
  7. KKR Completes Acquistion of Fotalia (Business Wire)
  8. Fab Seals The Deal On $105 Million In New Funding (TechCrunch)
  9. Ancestry.com Acquires Archives.com For $100 Million (TechCrunch)
  10. CafePress ends debut day flat after $86M IPO (Biz Journal)
  11. JustFab Just Nabbed Another $76M To Take Its Fashion Platform International And Beyond Shoes (TechCrunch)
  12. Vipshop float raises $71.5m (China Daily)
  13. APN Buys Online Shopping Club (Asia Media Journal)
  14. China’s Redbaby Cheats Death, Gets Acquired for Only $66 Million (Tech In Asia)
  15. Kidswant Announces Investment By Warburg Pincus Of US$55 Million (Kidswant)
  16. An E-Round For E-Help: Care.com Picks Up $50M From IVP And More For Further International Growth (TechCrunch)
  17. GoHealth Receives $50M Minority Equity Investment from Norwest Equity Partners (FinSMEs)
  18. The Climate Corporation Raises $50M For Big Data Driven Weather Insurance (TechCrunch)
  19. Westwing Receives $50M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Chinese Sex Toys Site Nails Year’s Biggest E-Commerce Funding Round (Tech In Asia)