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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 $248,000,000 BestSecret.com AXA Private Equity Ecommerce Investment
4 $238,000,000 SquareTrade Bain Capital Ecommerce Investment
5 $150,000,000 Fanatics.com Andreessen Horowitz, Insight Venture Partners Ecommerce Investment
6 $150,000,000 Flipkart Online Services Naspers, Tiger Global Ecommerce Investment
7 $150,000,000 Fotolia Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co Ecommerce Acquisition
8 $105,000,000 Fab Consortium Ecommerce Investment
9 $100,000,000 Archives.com Ancestry.com Ecommerce Acquisition
10 $86,000,000 CafePress Undisclosed Ecommerce Public
11 $76,000,000 JustFab Consortium Ecommerce Investment
12 $71,500,000 Vipshop Undisclosed Ecommerce Public
13 $66,000,000 BrandsExclusive APN News & Media Ecommerce Acquisition
14 $66,000,000 Redbaby Suning Ecommerce Acquisition
15 $55,000,000 Kidswant Warburg Pincus Ecommerce Investment
16 $50,000,000 Care.com Consortium Ecommerce Investment
17 $50,000,000 GoHealth Norwest Equity Partners Ecommerce Investment
18 $50,000,000 The Climate Corporation Consortium Ecommerce Investment
19 $50,000,000 Westwing Consortium Ecommerce Investment
20 $47,400,000 AiLu August Capital 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. 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)