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Top 20 Mobile & Apps Deals for November 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $19,000,000,000 WhatsApp Facebook Mobile & Apps Acquisition
2 $1,500,000,000 AirWatch VMWare Mobile & Apps Acquisition
3 $900,000,000 Viber Media Rakuten Mobile & Apps Acquisition
4 $613,872,000 Tele2 Teliasonera Mobile & Apps Acquisition
5 $360,000,000 Check Intuit Mobile & Apps Acquisition
6 $280,000,000 Tango Alibaba Mobile & Apps Investment
7 $250,000,000 Nimbuzz New Call Telecom Mobile & Apps Acquisition
8 $220,000,000 Location Labs AVG Mobile & Apps Acquisition
9 $200,000,000 SmartThings Samsung Mobile & Apps Acquisition
10 $200,000,000 Experience Cox Mobile & Apps Acquisition
11 $200,000,000 Shopkick SK Planet Mobile & Apps Acquisition
12 $185,000,000 Mozido Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
13 $174,500,000 Tongbu XPEC Entertainment Mobile & Apps Acquisition
14 $150,000,000 Lookout Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
15 $150,000,000 Square Government of Singapore Investment Corporation Mobile & Apps Investment
16 $120,000,000 yuMobile Safaricom, Airtel Kenya Mobile & Apps Acquisition
17 $104,000,000 KKBOX GIC Mobile & Apps Investment
18 $100,000,000 Didi Citic, Tencent Mobile & Apps Investment
19 $100,000,000 Toutiao Sequoia Capital, Weibo Mobile & Apps Investment
20 $100,000,000 Yello Mobile Formation 8 Mobile & Apps Investment

More information

  1. Facebook Buying WhatsApp For $19B, Will Keep The Messaging Service Independent (TechCrunch)
  2. VMWare’s $1.5B AirWatch Buy All About Mobile Workplace (TechCrunch)
  3. Rakuten Acquires Viber for $900M (FinSMEs)
  4. Teliasonera acquires Tele2 Norway for €450 million after regulatory “failure” (European Communications)
  5. Intuit Buys Check App for $360 Million (Fox Business)
  6. Alibaba Sinks $215 Million Into Messaging App Tango, Valuing It At More Than $1 Billion (Forbes)
  7. Messaging App Nimbuzz Goes To UK’s New Call In $250M Deal (TechCrunch)
  8. AVG secures credit, acquires mobile security firm Location Labs (ZDNet)
  9. Samsung Buys Startup SmartThings to Move Into Smart Homes (Bloomberg)
  10. Cox buys ticket upgrade service ‘Experience’ for $200M (VentureBeat)
  11. Shopkick Bought for $200 Million (MediaPost)
  12. Mozido Raises $185M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  13. Tongbu, Mobile App Distributor by 91 Wireless Founder, Expected to Sell for US$174.5M (TechNode)
  14. Lookout snares $150M to build out massive anti-malware network for mobile devices (VentureBeat)
  15. Square Raises $150M; Valued at $6BN (FinSMEs)
  16. Safaricom, Airtel Kenya finally acquire yuMobile for US $ 120 million (CIO)
  17. KKBOX Raises $104M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  18. Chinese Taxi App Didi Secured $100 million in Series C Funding (TechNode)
  19. Sequoia, Weibo Invests $100M In News App Toutiao (China Money Network)
  20. Korean Mobile Media Company Yello Mobile Raises $100M From Formation 8 At A $1B Valuation (TechCrunch)

Top 20 IPOs for June 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,800,000,000 Altice Undisclosed Hardware & Infrastructure Public
2 $1,800,000,000 JD.com Undisclosed Ecommerce Public
3 $627,000,000 Sabre Undisclosed Transactions Public
4 $600,000,000 Just Eat Undisclosed Transactions Public
5 $286,000,000 Sina Weibo Undisclosed Media Public
6 $245,100,000 Jumei Undisclosed Ecommerce Public
7 $240,000,000 Trinet Undisclosed Software & Services Public
8 $192,000,000 GrubHub Undisclosed Transactions Public
9 $187,500,000 A10 Networks Undisclosed Software & Services Public
10 $178,000,000 Castlight Health Undisclosed Software & Services Public
11 $168,000,000 Coupons.com Incorporated Undisclosed Transactions Public
12 $168,000,000 Cheetah Mobile Undisclosed Mobile & Apps Public
13 $116,000,000 Opower Undisclosed Software & Services Public
14 $100,000,000 Everyday Health Undisclosed Media Public
15 $100,000,000 Paycom Undisclosed Software & Services Public
16 $100,000,000 Zendesk Undisclosed Software & Services Public
17 $91,000,000 Care.com Undisclosed Transactions Public
18 $87,500,000 Zoe’s Kitchen Undisclosed Transactions Public
19 $81,300,000 Rubicon Project Undisclosed Marketing Public
20 $75,000,000 Aerohive Undisclosed Software & Services Public

More information

  1. Telecom Firm Altice Raises $1.8 Billion in I.P.O. (New York Times )
  2. JD.com raises $1.8bn in Nasdaq IPO (Financial Times)
  3. Travelocity owner Sabre takes flight on $627M IPO (VentureBeat)
  4. Just Eat, an Online Takeaway Service, Raises $600 Million in I.P.O. (NY Times Dealbook )
  5. Weibo IPO below expectations, raises $286M (Rappler)
  6. Jumei IPO on NYSE raises $245.1 million (China Daily USA)
  7. Cloud HR company TriNet stock up after it raises $240M in IPO (Biz Journal)
  8. Seamless.com Owner GrubHub Surges After $192 Million IPO (Bloomberg)
  9. A10 Networks hits high end of IPO target, raises $187.5M (Biz Journal)
  10. Health-care software firm Castlight soars after IPO (CNBC)
  11. Coupons.com raises $168 million from IPO (Coupons.com)
  12. Cheetah Mobile IPO raises $168 mln (Reuters)
  13. Opower raises $116 million in recent IPO (ELP)
  14. Everyday Health Raises $100 Million in IPO, but Shares Dip in Early Trading (Recode)
  15. HR tech provider Paycom raises less than expected in $100M IPO (Venture Beat)
  16. Zendesk raises $100M in IPO — and traders love it (updated) (VentureBeat)
  17. Care.com’s IPO raises about $91m (Boston Globe)
  18. Restaurant chain Zoe’s Kitchen valued at $276 million in IPO (Reuters)
  19. Rubicon Project IPO keeps the LA exit train rolling (PandoDaily)
  20. Aerohive Networks IPO raises $75 million for mobile-focused networking effort (Mercury News)

Top 20 IPOs for May 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,800,000,000 Altice Undisclosed Hardware & Infrastructure Public
2 $1,800,000,000 JD.com Undisclosed Ecommerce Public
3 $627,000,000 Sabre Undisclosed Transactions Public
4 $600,000,000 Just Eat Undisclosed Transactions Public
5 $286,000,000 Sina Weibo Undisclosed Media Public
6 $245,100,000 Jumei Undisclosed Ecommerce Public
7 $240,000,000 Trinet Undisclosed Software & Services Public
8 $192,000,000 GrubHub Undisclosed Transactions Public
9 $187,500,000 A10 Networks Undisclosed Software & Services Public
10 $178,000,000 Castlight Health Undisclosed Software & Services Public
11 $168,000,000 Coupons.com Incorporated Undisclosed Transactions Public
12 $168,000,000 Cheetah Mobile Undisclosed Mobile & Apps Public
13 $116,000,000 Opower Undisclosed Software & Services Public
14 $100,000,000 Everyday Health Undisclosed Media Public
15 $100,000,000 Paycom Undisclosed Software & Services Public
16 $100,000,000 Zendesk Undisclosed Software & Services Public
17 $91,000,000 Care.com Undisclosed Transactions Public
18 $87,500,000 Zoe’s Kitchen Undisclosed Transactions Public
19 $81,300,000 Rubicon Project Undisclosed Marketing Public
20 $75,000,000 Aerohive Undisclosed Software & Services Public

More information

  1. Telecom Firm Altice Raises $1.8 Billion in I.P.O. (New York Times )
  2. JD.com raises $1.8bn in Nasdaq IPO (Financial Times)
  3. Travelocity owner Sabre takes flight on $627M IPO (VentureBeat)
  4. Just Eat, an Online Takeaway Service, Raises $600 Million in I.P.O. (NY Times Dealbook )
  5. Weibo IPO below expectations, raises $286M (Rappler)
  6. Jumei IPO on NYSE raises $245.1 million (China Daily USA)
  7. Cloud HR company TriNet stock up after it raises $240M in IPO (Biz Journal)
  8. Seamless.com Owner GrubHub Surges After $192 Million IPO (Bloomberg)
  9. A10 Networks hits high end of IPO target, raises $187.5M (Biz Journal)
  10. Health-care software firm Castlight soars after IPO (CNBC)
  11. Coupons.com raises $168 million from IPO (Coupons.com)
  12. Cheetah Mobile IPO raises $168 mln (Reuters)
  13. Opower raises $116 million in recent IPO (ELP)
  14. Everyday Health Raises $100 Million in IPO, but Shares Dip in Early Trading (Recode)
  15. HR tech provider Paycom raises less than expected in $100M IPO (Venture Beat)
  16. Zendesk raises $100M in IPO — and traders love it (updated) (VentureBeat)
  17. Care.com’s IPO raises about $91m (Boston Globe)
  18. Restaurant chain Zoe’s Kitchen valued at $276 million in IPO (Reuters)
  19. Rubicon Project IPO keeps the LA exit train rolling (PandoDaily)
  20. Aerohive Networks IPO raises $75 million for mobile-focused networking effort (Mercury News)

Top IPOs for April 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,800,000,000 Altice Undisclosed Hardware & Infrastructure Public
2 $600,000,000 Just Eat Undisclosed Transactions Public
3 $286,000,000 Sina Weibo Undisclosed Media Public
4 $240,000,000 Trinet Undisclosed Software & Services Public
5 $192,000,000 GrubHub Undisclosed Transactions Public
6 $187,500,000 A10 Networks Undisclosed Software & Services Public
7 $178,000,000 Castlight Health Undisclosed Software & Services Public
8 $168,000,000 Coupons.com Incorporated Undisclosed Transactions Public
9 $116,000,000 Opower Undisclosed Software & Services Public
10 $100,000,000 Everyday Health Undisclosed Media Public
11 $100,000,000 Paycom Undisclosed Software & Services Public
12 $91,000,000 Care.com Undisclosed Transactions Public
13 $87,500,000 Zoe’s Kitchen Undisclosed Transactions Public
14 $81,300,000 Rubicon Project Undisclosed Marketing Public
15 $75,000,000 Aerohive Undisclosed Software & Services Public
16 $50,000,000 King Digital Entertainment Plc Undisclosed Games Public

More information

  1. Telecom Firm Altice Raises $1.8 Billion in I.P.O. (New York Times )
  2. Just Eat, an Online Takeaway Service, Raises $600 Million in I.P.O. (NY Times Dealbook )
  3. Weibo IPO below expectations, raises $286M (Rappler)
  4. Cloud HR company TriNet stock up after it raises $240M in IPO (Biz Journal)
  5. Seamless.com Owner GrubHub Surges After $192 Million IPO (Bloomberg)
  6. A10 Networks hits high end of IPO target, raises $187.5M (Biz Journal)
  7. Health-care software firm Castlight soars after IPO (CNBC)
  8. Coupons.com raises $168 million from IPO (Coupons.com)
  9. Opower raises $116 million in recent IPO (ELP)
  10. Everyday Health Raises $100 Million in IPO, but Shares Dip in Early Trading (Recode)
  11. HR tech provider Paycom raises less than expected in $100M IPO (Venture Beat)
  12. Care.com’s IPO raises about $91m (Boston Globe)
  13. Restaurant chain Zoe’s Kitchen valued at $276 million in IPO (Reuters)
  14. Rubicon Project IPO keeps the LA exit train rolling (PandoDaily)
  15. Aerohive Networks IPO raises $75 million for mobile-focused networking effort (Mercury News)
  16. Candy Crush’ Developer King Raises $500 Million at IPO (Mashable)