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Top 20 European Deals for December 2013

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,530,000,000 Supercell SoftBank, GungHo Games Investment
2 $600,000,000 Neolane Adobe Marketing Acquisition
3 $600,000,000 TSL Education TPG Media Acquisition
4 $491,940,000 Ogone Ingenico Transactions Acquisition
5 $310,000,000 Ubiquisys Cisco Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
6 $250,000,000 Spotify Technology Crossover Ventures Software & Services Investment
7 $150,000,000 Fab Consortium Ecommerce Investment
8 $130,000,000 Supercell Consortium Games Investment
9 $130,000,000 Lamoda Consortium Ecommerce Investment
10 $121,316,800 Tele2 Telenor Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
11 $111,622,500 Softonic Partners Group Software & Services Investment
12 $102,365,000 Truphone Roman Abramovich, Minden Mobile & Apps Investment
13 $100,000,000 Tanberg Data Overland Storage Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
14 $85,000,000 Arieso JDSU Software & Services Acquisition
15 $80,845,000 Hyperoptic George Soros Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
16 $76,000,000 Powa Technologies Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
17 $50,000,000 Avito Naspers Transactions Investment
18 $40,000,000 Shazam America Movil Mobile & Apps Investment
19 $38,000,000 NumberFour Could Consortium Software & Services Investment
20 $37,000,000 Funding Circle Consortium Transactions Investment

More information

  1. Supercell Receives $1.53BN Investment (FinSMEs)
  2. Adobe Acquires Conversational Marketing Platform Neolane For $600M In Cash To Bolster Its Marketing Cloud (Techcrunch)
  3. TPG Buys TSL, Owner Of The TES Connect Education Network, For Around $600M (Techcrunch)
  4. Ingenico Agrees To Acquire European Online Payment Services Provider, Ogone, For €360M To Build Out Multi-Channel Payments Strategy (Techcrunch)
  5. Cisco Is Buying Ubiquisys For $310M For A Big Move Into Mobile Coverage With Femtocells And Small Cells (Techcrunch)
  6. Technology Crossover Ventures Funds All Of Spotify’s $250M International Growth Round (TechCrunch)
  7. Fab Grabs $150M At $1B Valuation (And Is Raising Another $100M+ More) (Techcrunch)
  8. Supercell Raises $130M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  9. Lamoda, The Samwer Brothers’ Russian Online Fashion Store, Snags $130M Led By Access Industries (Techcrunch)
  10. Telenor snaps up Tele2’s fibre broadband business for €88m (ZDnet)
  11. Software download portal Softonic receives reported €82.5 million investment from Partners Group (The Next Web)
  12. Roman Abramovich acquires a £70 million stake in Truphone (FinSMEs)
  13. Tandberg Data to be acquired by Overland Storage (CRN)
  14. JDSU Buys Arieso For $85M In Cash To Boost Its Mobile Network Business (TechCrunch)
  15. George Soros pumps £50m into broadband start-up Hyperoptic (The Telegraph)
  16. Powa Technologies Picks Up A $76M Series A Investment To Take Its Mobile Payment And E-Commerce Platform Large (Techcrunch)
  17. UPDATE 1-S.Africa’s Naspers buys 18 pct stake in Russia’s Avito (Reuters)
  18. Shazam Pulls In $40M From America Movil To Take On Latin America (Techcrunch)
  19. With $38M To Play With, NumberFour Could Become A Global Business Platform (Techcrunch)
  20. UK-based Funding Circle raises $37M to fund American small businesses (Venture Beat)

Top 20 Media Deals for October 2013

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,100,000,000 Tumblr Yahoo Media Acquisition
2 $600,000,000 TSL Education TPG Media Acquisition
3 $586,000,000 Sina Weibo Alibaba Media Investment
4 $448,000,000 Sogou Tencent Media Investment
5 $370,000,000 PPS Baidu Media Acquisition
6 $250,000,000 Washington Post Jeff Bezos Media Acquisition
7 $225,000,000 Pinterest Consortium Media Investment
8 $200,000,000 Pinterest Consortium Media Investment
9 $79,000,000 Quirky Consortium Media Investment
10 $70,000,000 Boston Globe/ New England Media Group John Henry Media Acquisition
11 $60,000,000 Nextdoor Consortium Media Investment
12 $60,000,000 Mobli Carlos Slim, América Móvil Media Investment
13 $57,000,000 Qunar Consortium Media Investment
14 $50,000,000 Automattic Tiger Global Media Investment
15 $50,000,000 StreetEasy Zillow Media Acquisition
16 $50,000,000 Flipboard Consortium Media Investment
17 $50,000,000 Quixey Consortium Media Investment
18 $41,000,000 Foursquare Undisclosed Media Investment
19 $40,000,000 Vox Media Accel Partners Media Investment
20 $37,000,000 Zomato Sequoia Capital, Info Edge Media Investment

More information

  1. Confirmed: Yahoo! Acquires Tumblr for $1.1BN (FinSMEs)
  2. TPG Buys TSL, Owner Of The TES Connect Education Network, For Around $600M (Techcrunch)
  3. Sina Weibo, China’s Equivalent of Facebook and Twitter, Gets $586M Investment From Alibaba (Techcrunch)
  4. Sogou Secured $448 million Investment from Tencent, will Merge Soso (Technode)
  5. Baidu Confirms $370M Purchase Of PPS, Underscoring Online Video’s Importance For Internet Companies Around The World (Techcrunch)
  6. Jeff Bezos To Acquire The Washington Post For $250M (TechCrunch)
  7. Pinterest Does Another Massive Funding — $225 Million at $3.8 Billion Valuation (Confirmed) (All Things D)
  8. Pinterest Raises $200M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  9. Quirky Raises $79M in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  10. The New York Times Company Sells The Boston Globe (And Related Properties) For $70M (TechCrunch)
  11. Nextdoor raises $60M to curb the crumbling of America’s neighborhoods (Venture Beat)
  12. Mobli Raises $60M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  13. Baidu, Hillhouse & GGV Reportedly Invest $57M In Qunar As The Chinese Travel Site Weathers A Boycott (Techcrunch)
  14. WordPress parent company Automattic sees $50M investment from Tiger Global (Venturebeat)
  15. Zillow Fills Out NYC Listings With $50M StreetEasy Acquisition, Plans Follow-On Offering Of 2.5M Shares For $228M (TechCrunch)
  16. Flipboard’s Mike McCue Confirms $50M Raise, Says Windows 8 App, More International Versions Coming By End Of Year (TechCrunch)
  17. Quixey Raised $50M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  18. Foursquare’s New $41M Round Helps It Delay Tricky Questions About Its Valuation (Techcrunch)
  19. Vox Media raising $40M to invest in video content on SB Nation, The Verge, & Polygon (Venture Beat)
  20. Backed By Sequoia, Zomato Closes $37M Series D To Expand Its Restaurant Discovery Service Internationally (TechCrunch)

Top 20 European Deals for October 2013

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $7,170,000,000 Nokia Microsoft Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
2 $1,530,000,000 Supercell SoftBank, GungHo Games Investment
3 $600,000,000 Neolane Adobe Marketing Acquisition
4 $600,000,000 TSL Education TPG Media Acquisition
5 $491,940,000 Ogone Ingenico Transactions Acquisition
6 $310,000,000 Ubiquisys Cisco Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
7 $250,000,000 Spotify Technology Crossover Ventures Software & Services Investment
8 $150,000,000 Fab Consortium Ecommerce Investment
9 $130,000,000 Supercell Consortium Games Investment
10 $130,000,000 Lamoda Consortium Ecommerce Investment
11 $121,316,800 Tele2 Telenor Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
12 $111,622,500 Softonic Partners Group Software & Services Investment
13 $102,365,000 Truphone Roman Abramovich, Minden Mobile & Apps Investment
14 $100,000,000 Tanberg Data Overland Storage Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
15 $85,000,000 Arieso JDSU Software & Services Acquisition
16 $80,845,000 Hyperoptic George Soros Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
17 $76,000,000 Powa Technologies Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
18 $50,000,000 Avito Naspers Transactions Investment
19 $40,000,000 Shazam America Movil Mobile & Apps Investment
20 $38,000,000 NumberFour Could Consortium Software & Services Investment

More information

  1. Microsoft Enters Into $7.2B Deal To Buy Nokia’s Devices And Services Business And License Its Patents (TechCrunch)
  2. Supercell Receives $1.53BN Investment (FinSMEs)
  3. Adobe Acquires Conversational Marketing Platform Neolane For $600M In Cash To Bolster Its Marketing Cloud (Techcrunch)
  4. TPG Buys TSL, Owner Of The TES Connect Education Network, For Around $600M (Techcrunch)
  5. Ingenico Agrees To Acquire European Online Payment Services Provider, Ogone, For €360M To Build Out Multi-Channel Payments Strategy (Techcrunch)
  6. Cisco Is Buying Ubiquisys For $310M For A Big Move Into Mobile Coverage With Femtocells And Small Cells (Techcrunch)
  7. Technology Crossover Ventures Funds All Of Spotify’s $250M International Growth Round (TechCrunch)
  8. Fab Grabs $150M At $1B Valuation (And Is Raising Another $100M+ More) (Techcrunch)
  9. Supercell Raises $130M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  10. Lamoda, The Samwer Brothers’ Russian Online Fashion Store, Snags $130M Led By Access Industries (Techcrunch)
  11. Telenor snaps up Tele2’s fibre broadband business for €88m (ZDnet)
  12. Software download portal Softonic receives reported €82.5 million investment from Partners Group (The Next Web)
  13. Roman Abramovich acquires a £70 million stake in Truphone (FinSMEs)
  14. Tandberg Data to be acquired by Overland Storage (CRN)
  15. JDSU Buys Arieso For $85M In Cash To Boost Its Mobile Network Business (TechCrunch)
  16. George Soros pumps £50m into broadband start-up Hyperoptic (The Telegraph)
  17. Powa Technologies Picks Up A $76M Series A Investment To Take Its Mobile Payment And E-Commerce Platform Large (Techcrunch)
  18. UPDATE 1-S.Africa’s Naspers buys 18 pct stake in Russia’s Avito (Reuters)
  19. Shazam Pulls In $40M From America Movil To Take On Latin America (Techcrunch)
  20. With $38M To Play With, NumberFour Could Become A Global Business Platform (Techcrunch)

Top 20 European Deals for September 2013

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $7,170,000,000 Nokia Microsoft Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
2 $1,530,000,000 Supercell SoftBank, GungHo Games Investment
3 $600,000,000 Neolane Adobe Marketing Acquisition
4 $600,000,000 TSL Education TPG Media Acquisition
5 $491,940,000 Ogone Ingenico Transactions Acquisition
6 $310,000,000 Ubiquisys Cisco Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
7 $150,000,000 Fab Consortium Ecommerce Investment
8 $130,000,000 Supercell Consortium Games Investment
9 $130,000,000 Lamoda Consortium Ecommerce Investment
10 $121,316,800 Tele2 Telenor Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
11 $111,622,500 Softonic Partners Group Software & Services Investment
12 $102,365,000 Truphone Roman Abramovich, Minden Mobile & Apps Investment
13 $85,000,000 Arieso JDSU Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
14 $80,845,000 Hyperoptic George Soros Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
15 $76,000,000 Powa Technologies Undisclosed Software & Services Investment
16 $50,000,000 Avito Naspers Transactions Investment
17 $40,000,000 Shazam America Movil Mobile & Apps Investment
18 $38,000,000 NumberFour Could Consortium Software & Services Investment
19 $37,000,000 Funding Circle Consortium Transactions Investment
20 $36,000,000 US HealthVest Akola Capital Software & Services Investment

More information

  1. Microsoft Enters Into $7.2B Deal To Buy Nokia’s Devices And Services Business And License Its Patents (TechCrunch)
  2. Supercell Receives $1.53BN Investment (FinSMEs)
  3. Adobe Acquires Conversational Marketing Platform Neolane For $600M In Cash To Bolster Its Marketing Cloud (Techcrunch)
  4. TPG Buys TSL, Owner Of The TES Connect Education Network, For Around $600M (Techcrunch)
  5. Ingenico Agrees To Acquire European Online Payment Services Provider, Ogone, For €360M To Build Out Multi-Channel Payments Strategy (Techcrunch)
  6. Cisco Is Buying Ubiquisys For $310M For A Big Move Into Mobile Coverage With Femtocells And Small Cells (Techcrunch)
  7. Fab Grabs $150M At $1B Valuation (And Is Raising Another $100M+ More) (Techcrunch)
  8. Supercell Raises $130M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  9. Lamoda, The Samwer Brothers’ Russian Online Fashion Store, Snags $130M Led By Access Industries (Techcrunch)
  10. Telenor snaps up Tele2’s fibre broadband business for €88m (ZDnet)
  11. Software download portal Softonic receives reported €82.5 million investment from Partners Group (The Next Web)
  12. Roman Abramovich acquires a £70 million stake in Truphone (FinSMEs)
  13. JDSU Buys Arieso For $85M In Cash To Boost Its Mobile Network Business (TechCrunch)
  14. George Soros pumps £50m into broadband start-up Hyperoptic (The Telegraph)
  15. Powa Technologies Picks Up A $76M Series A Investment To Take Its Mobile Payment And E-Commerce Platform Large (Techcrunch)
  16. UPDATE 1-S.Africa’s Naspers buys 18 pct stake in Russia’s Avito (Reuters)
  17. Shazam Pulls In $40M From America Movil To Take On Latin America (Techcrunch)
  18. With $38M To Play With, NumberFour Could Become A Global Business Platform (Techcrunch)
  19. UK-based Funding Circle raises $37M to fund American small businesses (Venture Beat)
  20. US HealthVest Raises $36M in Funding (FinSMEs)