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Top 20 Media Deals for April 2015

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,500,000,000 Lynda.com LinkedIn Media Acquisition
2 $367,000,000 Pinterest Undisclosed Media Investment
3 $186,000,000 lynda.com Consortium Media Investment
4 $110,000,000 Nextdoor Consortium Media Investment
5 $60,000,000 Kobalt Consortium Media Investment
6 $50,000,000 Refinery29 Scripps Networks Interactive, WPP Media Investment
7 $37,000,000 Welltok Consortium Media Investment
8 $30,000,000 iFlix Catcha Group, PLDT Media Investment
9 $30,000,000 Music Messenger Consortium Media Investment
10 $30,000,000 Shazam DN Capital, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Media Investment
11 $28,000,000 The Whistle Sports Network Consortium Media Investment
12 $25,000,000 Sharecare Wellington Management Company, Trinity Health Media Investment
13 $25,000,000 Artsy Consortium Media Investment
14 $25,000,000 Business Insider Axel Springer Digital Ventures Media Investment
15 $23,000,000 RockYou Columbia Capital Media Investment
16 $17,000,000 Giphy Consortium Media Investment
17 $17,000,000 Mashable Consortium Media Investment
18 $16,000,000 PlayBuzz Consortium Media Investment
19 $10,500,000 Applicaster Pitango Venture Capital, 83North Media Investment
20 $10,000,000 SmartNews Consortium Media Investment

More information

  1. LinkedIn to Acquire Lynda.com for $1.5BN (FinSMEs)
  2. Pinterest raises $367M at $11B valuation with a look toward international expansion (VentureBeat)
  3. lynda.com Receives $186M Investment (FinSMEs)
  4. Nextdoor Raises $110M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  5. Kobalt Raises $60M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  6. Refinery29 Raises $50M in Series D Venture Capital Funding (FinSMEs)
  7. Welltok Closes $37M Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  8. Video streaming startup iFlix gets US$30M funding ahead of Southeast Asia launch (Tech In Asia)
  9. Music Messenger Raises $30M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  10. Shazam Scoops Up $30M To Expand Partnerships, Now Valued At $1BN+ (TechCrunch)
  11. The Whistle Sports Network Raises $28M in Series B Financing (FinSMEs)
  12. Sharecare Raises $25M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  13. Artsy Secures $25M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  14. Business Insider Raises $25M in Venture Capital Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. RockYou Raises $23M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  16. Giphy Raises $17M in Series B Financing (FinSMEs)
  17. Mashable Raises $17M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  18. PlayBuzz Secures $16M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Second Screen TV Apps Startup Applicaster Pulls In $10.5M Series B Funding (TechCrunch)
  20. SmartNews Raises $10M in Funding (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Media Deals for February 2015

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $186,000,000 lynda.com Consortium Media Investment
2 $60,000,000 Kobalt Consortium Media Investment
3 $37,000,000 Welltok Consortium Media Investment
4 $30,000,000 Shazam DN Capital, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Media Investment
5 $28,000,000 The Whistle Sports Network Consortium Media Investment
6 $25,000,000 Business Insider Axel Springer Digital Ventures Media Investment
7 $17,000,000 Mashable Consortium Media Investment
8 $17,000,000 Giphy Consortium Media Investment
9 $10,500,000 Applicaster Pitango Venture Capital, 83North Media Investment
10 $7,000,000 Casetext Consortium Media Investment
11 $4,000,000 News In Shorts Consortium Media Investment
12 $4,000,000 ChefsFeed Consortium Media Investment
13 $3,900,000 Cinemacraft Consortium Media Investment
14 $2,700,000 Anews Consortium Media Investment
15 $1,600,000 fuboTV Undisclosed Media Investment
16 $1,600,000 Car Throttle Consortium Media Investment
17 $1,200,000 Culinary Agents Undisclosed Media Investment
18 $1,200,000 TuneGO Chris Murray, Kenny Kam Media Investment
19 $1,200,000 Shark Punch Consortium Media Investment
20 $1,000,000 TipdOff Consortium Media Investment

More information

  1. lynda.com Receives $186M Investment (FinSMEs)
  2. Kobalt Raises $60M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  3. Welltok Closes $37M Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  4. Shazam Scoops Up $30M To Expand Partnerships, Now Valued At $1BN+ (TechCrunch)
  5. The Whistle Sports Network Raises $28M in Series B Financing (FinSMEs)
  6. Business Insider Raises $25M in Venture Capital Funding (FinSMEs)
  7. Mashable Raises $17M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  8. Giphy Raises $17M in Series B Financing (FinSMEs)
  9. Second Screen TV Apps Startup Applicaster Pulls In $10.5M Series B Funding (TechCrunch)
  10. Casetext Raises $7M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  11. India’s News In Shorts Raises $4 Million Series A Round Led By Tiger Global (TechCrunch)
  12. ChefsFeed Raises $4M in Series A Funding Round (FinSMEs)
  13. Cinemacraft Raises US$3.9M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  14. Anews Raises $2.7M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. fuboTV Closes $1.6M Round of Funding (FinSMEs)
  16. Car Throttle Raises $1.6M in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  17. Culinary Agents raises funding (SEC.GOV)
  18. TuneGO Raises $1.2M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Shark Punch Raises $1.2M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. TipdOff Secures more than $1M in Angel Funding (FinSMEs)

Top Media Deals for January 2015

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $186,000,000 lynda.com Consortium Media Investment
2 $37,000,000 Welltok Consortium Media Investment
3 $30,000,000 Shazam DN Capital, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Media Investment
4 $28,000,000 The Whistle Sports Network Consortium Media Investment
5 $25,000,000 Business Insider Axel Springer Digital Ventures Media Investment
6 $17,000,000 Giphy Consortium Media Investment
7 $17,000,000 Mashable Consortium Media Investment
8 $2,700,000 Anews Consortium Media Investment
9 $1,600,000 Car Throttle Consortium Media Investment
10 $1,600,000 fuboTV Undisclosed Media Investment
11 $1,200,000 Culinary Agents Undisclosed Media Investment
12 $1,000,000 Curiyo Consortium Media Investment
13 $1,000,000 TipdOff Consortium Media Investment
14 Undisclosed NimbleTV Synacor Media Acquisition

More information

  1. lynda.com Receives $186M Investment (FinSMEs)
  2. Welltok Closes $37M Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  3. Shazam Scoops Up $30M To Expand Partnerships, Now Valued At $1BN+ (TechCrunch)
  4. The Whistle Sports Network Raises $28M in Series B Financing (FinSMEs)
  5. Business Insider Raises $25M in Venture Capital Funding (FinSMEs)
  6. Giphy Raises $17M in Series B Financing (FinSMEs)
  7. Mashable Raises $17M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  8. Anews Raises $2.7M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  9. Car Throttle Raises $1.6M in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  10. fuboTV Closes $1.6M Round of Funding (FinSMEs)
  11. Culinary Agents raises funding (SEC.GOV)
  12. Content Discovery Platform Curiyo Raises A Million To Help Online Publishers Increase Visitors’ Time On Site (TechCrunch)
  13. TipdOff Secures more than $1M in Angel Funding (FinSMEs)
  14. Synacor Acquires NimbleTV, Startup That Streamed Live TV Online (Variety)

Top 20 North American Deals for January 2015

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $485,000,000 Snapchat Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
2 $280,000,000 Travelocity Expedia Transactions Acquisition
3 $220,000,000 Instacart Consortium Transactions Investment
4 $186,000,000 lynda.com Consortium Media Investment
5 $125,000,000 NetProspex Dun & Bradstreet Marketing Acquisition
6 $95,000,000 Planet Labs Consortium Software & Services Investment
7 $80,000,000 MongoDB Consortium Software & Services Investment
8 $75,000,000 Coinbase Consortium Transactions Investment
9 $70,000,000 Glassdoor Consortium Transactions Investment
10 $65,000,000 Porch.com Consortium Transactions Investment
11 $55,000,000 App Annie Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
12 $50,000,000 VMTurbo Consortium Software & Services Investment
13 $45,500,000 UserTesting Accel Partners, OpenView Venture Partners Software & Services Investment
14 $42,000,000 Avalara Technology Crossover Ventures Software & Services Investment
15 $40,100,000 Ionic Security Consortium Software & Services Investment
16 $40,000,000 ClassPass General Catalyst, Thrive Capital Transactions Investment
17 $40,000,000 Stack Exchange Consortium Software & Services Investment
18 $38,800,000 Ruby Receptionists Updata Partners, StepStone Group Software & Services Investment
19 $37,000,000 Welltok Consortium Media Investment
20 $36,000,000 Code School Pluralsight Software & Services Acquisition

More information

  1. Snapchat Raises $485M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  2. Expedia Inc acquires Travelocity in $280 million deal (Reuters)
  3. Instacart Closes $220M Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  4. lynda.com Receives $186M Investment (FinSMEs)
  5. Dun & Bradstreet Acquires NetProspex for $125M (FinSMEs)
  6. Planet Labs Raises $95M (FinSMEs)
  7. MongoDB Secures $80M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  8. Coinbase Raises $75M in Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  9. Glassdoor Raises $70M in Financing (FinSMEs)
  10. Porch.com Raises over $65M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  11. App Annie Closes $55M Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  12. VMTurbo Raises $50M in Seres D Funding (FinSMEs)
  13. UserTesting Secures $45.5M in Series C Financing (FinSMEs)
  14. Avalara Raises Over $42M in Series D-1 Funding (FinSMEs)
  15. Ionic Security Secures $40.1M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  16. ClassPass Raises $40M in Series B Funding (FinSMEs)
  17. Stack Exchange Raises $40M in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  18. Ruby Receptionists Receives $38.8M Majority Equity Investment (FinSMEs)
  19. Welltok Closes $37M Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Online Learning Service Pluralsight Acquires Code School For $36 Million (TechCrunch)