Daily Deal Activity 03/21/19

Digital Media/Commerce 

digital marketplace, hr

Mobile staffing marketplace Jitjatjo has raised $11 million in Series A funding from Morningside Technology Ventures. The company will use the funding for expansion efforts. 

e-commerce

Mobile gifting platform Bitmo has raised $3 million in funding from Everplus Capital, Longboard Capital, and private investors. The company will use the funding for expanding its userbase.

e-commerce

Ticketing and event registration platform My Event Nation has been acquired by SquadUP for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s share of the event ticketing market. 

e-commerce

Online home selling service Opendoor has raised $300 million at a $3.8 billion valuation from General Atlantic, Hawk Equity, SoftBank Vision Fund, ATV, Lennar Corp, GV, Fifth Wall Ventures, SV Angel, Norwest Venture Partners, NEA, GVV Capital, and Khosla Ventures. The company will use the funding for expansion efforts.

e-commerce

Music licensing platform Songtradr has raised $12 million in funding from private investors. The company will use the funding for product development. 

e-commerce

Rental clothing company Rent the Runway has raised $125 million in funding, at a $1 billion valuation from Franklin Templeton, Bain Capital Ventures and T. Rowe Price Associates. The company will use the funding for scaling its subscription business. 

e-commerce

UK-based vacation rental booking platform The Plum Guide has raised $18.4 million in funding from Talis Capital, Latitude, Hearst Ventures, and Octopus Ventures. The company will use the funding for expanding geographically. 

gaming

Denmark-based online gambling and gaming site operator Ecosys AS has been acquired by AB Trav och Galopp for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s portfolio of gaming and betting brands.   

gaming

Ireland-base AR gaming studio WarDucks has raised $3.8 million in funding from EQT Ventures, Suir Valley Ventures, and private investors. The company will use the funding for hiring talent. 

niche content

Mobile news platform The Incline has been acquired by WhereBy.Us for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s reach. 

Marketing Technology 

bi tools, analytics & targeting

Marketing data aggregation and visualization platform Sweetspot has been acquired by ClickDimensions for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s marketing analytics offering. 

commerce management, analytics & targeting

Online sales management platform Amify has raised $5.8 million in funding from Mercury Fund, Dundee Venture Capital, CincyTech, SaaS Venture Capital, and private investors. The company will use the funding for hiring efforts. 

mrm/workflow management

Short-term rental management platform Guesty has raised $35 million in funding from Viola Growth, Vertex Ventures, Journey Ventures, Kingfisher Investment Advisors, La Maison Compagnie d’Investissement, TLV Partners, and Magma Ventures. The company will use the funding for geographic expansion. 

agency & Marketing services 

healthcare agency

Healthcare and medical advertising agency Dudnyk has been acquired by Fishawack Group for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s client and talent base. 

software 

application management

Application performance management platform LogRocket has raised $15 million in funding from Battery Ventures and Matrix Partners. The company will use the funding for hiring talent. 

big data

Open-core data science platform Skymind has raised $11.5 million in funding from TransLink Capital, ServiceNow, Sumitomo’s Presidio Ventures, UpHonest Capital, GovTech Fund, Y Combinator, Tencent, Mandra Capital, Hemi Ventures, and GMO Ventures. The company will use the funding for platform enhancements. 

enterprise mobility

Cloud-based enterprise mobility solutions company Movius has raised $45 million in funding from JPMorgan Chase, PointGuard Ventures, NEA, and Anschutz Investment Co. The company will use the funding for business development efforts. 

financial

Nigeria-based payment solution Amplified Payments has been acquired by One Finance Limited for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s service offering. 

financial

Cashflow and expense management platform Dash has been acquired by Prepaid Technologies for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s service offering. 

financial

Financial management platform for freelancers HoneyBook has raised $28 million in funding from Citi Ventures, Norwest Venture Partners, and Aleph. The company will use the funding to expand its business reach.

geo-demo

Real-time 3D reality capturing platform Kaarta has raised $6.5 million in funding from GreenSoil Building Innovation Fund, Riverfront Ventures, Zamagias Properties, Quaker Capital Investments, and Starbot. The company will use the funding for sales and marketing efforts. 

hr

Recruiting platform Fetcher has raised $5.4 million in funding from Accomplice and Slow Ventures. The company will use the funding for hiring talent. 

infrastructure

Network infrastructure software tools Figment Networks has raised $1.3 million in funding from Bonfire Ventures, FJ Labs, and XDL Capital Group. The company will use the funding for research and development. 

legal

Germany-based AI-enabled patent analytics software IPlytics has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from eCapital and High-Tech Grunderfonds. The company will use the funding for platform development and international expansion. 

security

Cybersecurity threat detection company Attivo Networks has received an investment of an undisclosed amount from Energy Impact Partners. The company will use the funding for go-to-market initiatives. 

Software development tools

Cloud-based web app development tool Stamplay has been acquired by Apple for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s offering. 

business services 

credit/risk consulting

Risk advisory company Blackpeak has been acquired by BC Partners and GIC-backed Acuris for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s service offering. 

IT Consulting

Data extraction, migration and archival service Harmony Healthcare IT has received an investment from Primus Capital for an undisclosed amount. The company will use the funding for expansion efforts. 

IT Consulting

Health IT and security consulting company CynergisTek (NYSE:CTEK) has sold its managed print services business to Vereco for $30 million. The acquisition is complementary to the company’s current operations. 

logistics

Last minute delivery logistics provider BDA Logistics Innovation has been acquired by Carousel Logistics for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s service offering.

Daily Deal Activity 03/20/19

Digital Media/Commerce 

niche content

Cannabis-focused media company Chronic Internet has received an investment of an undisclosed amount from Black Dog Venture Partners. The company will use the funding for expanding its reach. 

social network/apps

India-based mom-focused social network Healofy has raised $11.1 million in fudging from Omidyar Network, BAce Capital, Babytree, and private investors. The company will use the funding to expand its reach. 

Marketing Technology 

bi tools

Enterprise strategy platform WorkBoard has raised $23 million in funding from GGV Capital, M12, Workday Ventures, Floodgate, Opus Capital, and private investors. The company will use the funding for sales and marketing efforts.

creative production platform

Music creation platform Splice has raised $57.5 million in funding from Union Square Ventures, True Ventures, DFJ Growth, Flybridge, and Lerer Hippeau. The company will use the funding for improving its workflow tools. 

email/messaging software

Cross-channel customer engagement platform Iterable has raised $50 million in funding from Blue Cloud Ventures, CRV, Harmony Partners, Index Ventures, and Stereo Capital. The company will use the funding for sales and marketing efforts. 

mrm/workflow management

Canada-based construction business project management company Bridgit has raised $6.2 in funding from The Business Development Bank of Canada Capital Women in Technology Venture Fund. The company will use the funding for business development efforts. 

teleservices/eservices

AI-based personal assistant for home buyers and sellers Ojo Labs has raised $45 million in funding from LiveOak Venture Partners, Realogy Holdings Corporation, Royal Bank of Canada, and Northwest Mutual Future Ventures. The company will use the funding for hiring talent. 

digital advertising 

ad networks/exchanges

Thailand-based influencer marketing network Moindy Digital has been acquired by AnyMind from TV Thunder for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition is following AnyMind’s $21 million round of funding from VGI Global Media and Tokyo Century. 

agency & Marketing services

digital agency

Malaysia-based marketing and communications agency AP Media has been acquired by Oceanus Group for an undisclosed amount. The acquis ion will give the company the resources to expand operations. 

digital agency

Vietnam-based creative agency Redder Advertising has been acquired by Dentsu for an undisclosed amount. Following the acquisition, the company will rebrand to Dentsu Redder. 

traditional media 

broadcast television

Nexstar Media Group (Nasdaq:NXST) will sell 11 TV stations to Tegna (NYSE:TGNA) and 8 stations to E.W. Scripps (Nasdaq:SPP) for a combined $1.3 billion. The acquisition will expand the reach of both companies.

consumer magazine publishing

St Joseph Communications will acquire Rogers Media’s publishing division for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will add seven print and digital magazine brands to the company’s portfolio.

traditional outdoor

Signage company Coastal Signage + Wayfinding has been acquired by Arcaptia-backed MC Group for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition is complementary to the company’s current operations.  

software 

credit/risk software, mobile content/apps

Jewelry insurance app BriteCo has raised $2 million in funding from private investors. The company will use the funding for expansion efforts. 

data management

Storage and data management platform Portworx has raised $27 million in funding from Sapphire Ventures, Mubadala Investment Company, Mayfield Fund, GE Ventures, Cisco Investments, HPE, and NetApp. The company will use the funding to expand globally.

financial

UK-based equity management platform Capdesk has raised $2 million in funding from Fuel Ventures and private investors. The company will use the funding for expanding its business reach.

financial

Singapore-based cross boarder payments company InstaReM has raised $41 million in funding from Vertex Growth Fund and Atinum Investment. The company will use the funding for geographic expansion. 

financial

Home equity investment platform Point has raised $122 million in Series B funding and debt from Prudential Financial, DAG Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz, Ribbit Capital, Bloomberg Beta, Financial Venture Studio, Enterprise Community Partners, and Kingsbridge Wealth Management. The company will use the funding for geographic expansion.

healthcare

France-based health practitioner discovery platform Doctolib has raised $170 million in funding, at a valuation of $1.1 billion from General Atlantic, Accel, Eurazeo, Kernel, and Bpifrance. The company will use the funding for geographic expansions. 

healthcare, e-commerce

Telehealth company MedecinDirect has been acquired by Teladoc for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s market share in the telehealth industry. 

hr

Mobile workforce management platform Skedulo has raised $28 million in funding from M12, Blackbird, and Costanoa Ventures. The company will use the funding for hiring talent. 

hr, healthcare

Employer fitness program platform Peerfit has raised $18 million in funding from Virgo Investment Group. The company will use the funding for business development efforts. 

infrastructure

Motion intelligence company DeepMotion has raised $2.2 million in funding from Samsung Venture Investment Corp and Scrum Ventures. The company will use the funding for expanding its Digital Avatar Solutions product. 

security

Risk protection platform AppDetex has raised $10 million in funding from First Analysis, EPIC Ventures, and Origin. The company will use the funding for sales and marketing efforts. 

security

SaaS-based online fraud protection software NS8 has raised $26 million in funding from Edison Partners, Sorenson Ventures, and Lytical Ventures. The company will use the funding for product innovation. 

software development tools

Reliability engineering software Blameless has raised $20 million in funding from Lightspeed Venture Partners, Accel, and private investors. The company will use the funding for expanding its product suite. 

Software NEC

AR solution Scope AR has raised $9.7 million in funding from Romulus Capital, SignalFire, Susa Ventures, Haystack, New Stack Ventures, North American Corporation, and Angel List. The company will use the funding for promoting AR adoption. 

information 

financial information

Financial research company Defaqto has been acquired by The SimplyBiz Group for $98.12 million. The acquisition will expand the company’s financial information business. Defaqto had LTM revenues for the period ending December 31, 2018 of $15.9 million and EBITDA of $6.6 million, representing a revenue multiple of 5.9x and an EBITDA multiple of 14.3x. 

business services 

BPO

Canada-based document management services company Docu-Depot has been acquired by Access Information Management for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s service offering. 

IT Consulting

IT managed services company Zedsphere has been acquired by QBS Software for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s service offering.

training

Canada-based online education technology platform DigitalEd has raised $7 million in funding from private investors. The company will use the funding to expand its business reach.

Daily Deal Activity 03/19/19

Digital Media/Commerce 

digital marketplace

Singapore-based automotive marketplace Carro has raised $30 million in funding from Softbank. The company will use the funding for expansion efforts.

domain portfolio/marketplace

Domain name registration service Ascio Technologies has been acquired by Tucows from CSC Digital Brand Services for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition is complementary to the company’s current operations. 

e-commerce

Glossier, a direct-to-consumer beauty products company, has raised $100 million in funding at a $1.2 billion valuation from Sequoia Capital, Tiger Global, Spark Capital, Forerunner Ventures, Thrive Capital, IVP, and Index Ventures. The company will use the funding for product development and customer marketing. 

e-commerce

India-based ride-hail company Ola has raised $300 million in funding from Hyundai and Kia. The company will use the funding for expanding geographically.

e-commerce

E-commerce clothing company Yuka Clothing has been acquired by Grand Capital Ventures for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will give the company the resources to expand operations.

gaming

UK-based gaming studio VooFoo Studios has been acquired by Double Eleven for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s digital entertainment offering.

mobile content/apps

Storytelling app Dorian has raised $2 million in funding from March Capital Partners, London Venture Partners, MTG, Century Game, Neoteny 4, and private investors. The company will use the funding for platform expansion. 

niche content

Conservative news site PJ Media has been acquired by Salem Media Group (Nasdaq:SALM) for an undisclosed amount. Following the acquisition, the company will be integrated into Townhall Media. 

niche content, gaming

Gaming tip platform Prima Games has been acquired by Asteri Holdings from DK Publishers for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s content offering. 

Marketing Technology 

Analytics & Targeting

Marketing optimization and analytics company Marketing Evolutions has raised $26.1 million in funding from Energy Impact Partners, Insight Venture Partners, and Zetta Venture Partners. The company will use the funding for innovation efforts. 

bi tools

Clearbit, a San Francisco-based provider of business intelligence API tools, has raised $15 million in funding at a $250 million valuation, from Bedrock Capital, Updata Partners, Battery Ventures, and Cross Creek. The company will use the funding for business development initiatives. 

commerce management, erp

Dealer management system DealerBuilt has been acquired by ParkerGale for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s presence in the automotive industry. 

creative production platform

UK-based animation and special effects platform The Foundry has been acquired by Roper Technologies (NYSE:ROP) for $542.4 million. The acquisition will expand the company’s suite of software solutions. 

crm

SaaS-based CRM platform Eloquant has been acquired by Ardian for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will give the company the resources to expand operations. 

mrm/workflow management

Enterprise planning software AgileCraft has been acquired by Atlassian for $166 million. The acquisition will expand the company’s suite of solutions. 

product/price software

UK-based pricing optimization platform BlackCurve has raised $2 million in funding from Nauta Capital, Mercia Fund Managers, and private investors. The company will use the funding for expanding its product offering. 

teleservices/eservices

Contact center performance acceleration platform AmplifAI Solutions has raised $3.9 million in funding from Naya Ventures, LiveOak Venture Partners, and Capital Factory. The company will use the funding to scale sales and marketing efforts.

teleservices/eservices, email/messaging software

Messaging automation software Assist has been acquired by Conversocial for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s digital customer experience offering.

teleservices/eservices

AI-enabled assistants for wellness businesses Frontdesk AI has raised $2 million in funding from pi Ventures. The company will use the funding for product development. 

agency & Marketing services

loyalty/retention

India-based gift card solutions provider Qwikcilver has been acquired by Pine Labs for $110 million. The acquisition will give the company an entry into gift card processing. 

software 

collaboration

Abstract, a developer of version-control solutions for design files, has raised $30 million in funding from Lightspeed Venture Partners, Scale Venture Partners, Amplify Partners, and Cowboy Ventures. The company will use the funding for marketing and sales efforts.

collaboration, financial

The Netherlands-based accounting-focused collaboration platform Ctrl BV has been acquired by Main Capital Partners-backed MUIS Software from Deloitte for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition is complementary to the company’s operations. 

data management

Magnitude Software, a provider of enterprise information management software has raised $179 million, at a $340 valuation from 3i Group. The company will use the funding for expansion efforts. 

erp, commerce management

Logistic provider for alcohol brands Thirstie has raised $7 million in funding from Queens Court Capital and private investors. The company will use the funding for product development. 

financial

Canada-based financial software company Bluesun has been acquired by iPipeline for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s presence in Canada. 

financial

Payment solution for the public and medical sectors, Convenient Payments, has received a majority investment from The Beekman Group. The acquisition will give the company the resources to scale operations. 

financial

Sweden-based travel expense management platform eBuilder Travel has been acquired by MobileXpense for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition gives the company an entry into the travel market.

healthcare

Healthcare-focused document technology optimization review solution PrintRX has been acquired by UBEO for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition is complementary to the company’s current operations. 

healthcare

Healthcare coordination and outcome tracking platform Unite Us has raised $35 million in Series B funding from Oak HC/FT, Town Hall Ventures, and Define Ventures. The company will use the funding for growth initiatives. 

hr

Employee health management platform CareATC has received an investment of an undisclosed amount from LLR Partners. The company will use the funding for expanding its network and investing in its platform. 

hr

HR benefit software solution Ease, formerly known as EaseCentral, has raised $19 million in funding from Centana Growth Partners, Propel Venture Partners, Compound Ventures, Freestyle capital, and Upside Partnership. The company will use the funding for hiring talent. 

hr

UK-based human capital management software Kallidus has been acquired by Apse Capital for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will give the company the resources to scale operations. 

hr

Peakon, a Denmark-based employee retention platform, has raised $35 million in funding from Atomico, EQT Ventures, IDInvest Partners, Balderton Capital, and Sunstone. The company will use the funding for business development efforts. 

infrastructure, security

Industrial control system visibility software NexDefense has been acquired by Dragos for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will enhance the company’s service offering. 

infrastructure

Military communication system software provider Tactical Communications Group has been acquired by Curtiss-Wright Corporation (NYSE:CW) for $50 million. The acquisition will expand the company’s flight test instrumentation offering. 

infrastructure

Power solution software Virtual Power Systems has raised $17 million in funding from CUI Global and private investors. The company will use the funding for marketing and R&D efforts. 

security

Mobile app security integration platform Blue Cedar has raised $17 million in funding from C5 Capital, Benhamou Global Ventures, Generation Ventures, Grayhawk Capital, and Sway Ventures. The company will use the funding for expansion and platform development. 

Software NEC

Augmented reality platform Ario Technologies has raised $1 million in funding from 757 Angels, Plug and Play Ventures, and Center for Innovative Technology. The company will use the funding for product development and go-to-market efforts. 

Software NEC

AR information sharing platform Mojo Vision has raised $58 million in funding from Advantech Capital, Gradient Ventures, HP Tech Ventures, Motorola Solutions Venture Capital, Bold Capital Partners, LG Electronics, Kakao Ventures, and Stanford StartX. The company will use the funding for developing its platform. 

business services 

financial consulting

Standard & Poor’s Investment Advisory Services has been acquired by Goldman Sachs Asset Management from S&P Global (NYSE:SPGI) for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s talent and client base. 

IT Consulting

IT consulting and software development company Omni Resources has been acquired by Saggezza for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand Saggezza’s client base. 

IT Consulting

Belgium-based software development company Optimize Group has been acquired by Priority Software for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s presence in Europe. 

IT Consulting, security

Sweden-based managed cybersecurity services company Vesper Group has been acquired by Nixu for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s service offering. 

staffing

Temporary staffing firm Labor Temps has been acquired by The Onin Group for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s client and talent base.

Daily Deal Activity 03/18/19

Digital Media/Commerce 

e-commerce

UK-based youth footwear and clothing brand Footasylum will be acquired by JD Sports for $119.6 million. The acquisition will expand the company’s market share. Footasylum had LTM revenues for the period ending August 25, 2018 of $270.2 million and EBITDA of (8.8) million, representing a revenue multiple of 0.4x. 

e-commerce

Poland-based custom packaging company Packhelp has raised $10 million in funding from White Star Capital, Speedinvest, PROfounders, Market One Capital, and Apostolos Apostolakis. The company will use the funding for geographic expansion and hiring.

gaming

China-based internet game development company Mokun Technology has been acquired by ByteDance for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s footprint in the gaming market. 

mobile content/apps

Jet lag sleep planning app Timeshifter has raised $1.5 million in funding from private investors. The company will use the funding for business development efforts. 

mobile content/apps

Collecting tracking app Stashpedia has been acquired by Funko for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s mobile capabilities. 

niche content

Science-focused media platform Futurism has been acquired by Singularity University for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s reach. 

niche content

Crypto-focused media company CoinBeat has been acquired by CoinFabric for an undisclosed amount. Following the acquisition, the company will rebrand as CoinBeat Media. 

Marketing Technology 

mrm/workflow management, healthcare

Scientific industry-focused workflow software Arxspan has been acquired by Bruker (Nasdaq:BRKR) for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s suite of scientific solutions. 

sem/seo tools

Israel-based search engine marketing tool adCore has been acquired by County Capital One for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will give the company the resources to expand operations. 

sfa/lead management

Lead management solutions company LeanData has raised $27.5 million in funding from Tenaya Capital, Industry Ventures, Shasta Ventures, Sapphire Ventures, and Correlation Ventures. The company will use the funding to expand operations. 

digital advertising 

digital video

Digital video platform Future Today has been acquired by Cinedigm (Nasdaq:CIDM) for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s streaming footprint. 

software 

cloud computing

UK-based public sector multi-cloud expert UKCloud has raised $33.1 million in funding from Digital Alpha Advisors. The company will use the funding for geographic expansion. 

erp

Fleet management software InfoRoute has been acquired by Compilator for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s geographic base. 

financial

Blockchain technology company Bitfarms has raised $20 million in debt financing from Dominion Capital. The company will use the funding for operational expansion. 

financial

Asia-focused blockchain information platform CoinNess has raised an undisclosed amount of Series A funding from ShunWei Capital, QF Capital, and FreesFund. The company will use the funding for targeting English speaking customers. 

financial, transaction processing

Payments processor Worldpay (NYSE) will be acquired by Fidelity National Information Services (NYSE:FIS) for $35.2 billion, representing a 14% premium on prior day closing. The acquisition will expand Fidelity’s position in the payments industry. Worldpay had LTM revenues for the period ending December 31, 2018 of $3.9 billion, and EBITDA of $1.5 billion, representing a revenue multiple of 10.2x and an EBITDA multiple of 20.2x.

healthcare, data processing/enhancement

Medical record retrieval and organization services company eHealth Technologies has raised $41 million in funding from Aldrich Capital Partners. The company will use the funding for new products and services. 

healthcare

TAVHealth, a provider of cloud-based tools to connect health providers to community health services, has been acquired by New Mountain Capital-backed Signify Health for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s service offering. 

healthcare

Dental practice management and communications software company Lighthouse 360 has been acquired by Henry Schein for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition is complementary to the company’s current operations. 

infrastructure

Germany-based microgrid monitoring platform Ferntech has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Factor[e]. The company will use the funding for platform development.

 legal

France-based legal software provider legalstart.fr has received an investment of an undisclosed amount from ISAI. The company will use the funding for expansion efforts. 

legal

Regulatory technology company Tookitaki has raised $7.5 million in funding from Illuminate Financial, Jungle Ventures, Enterprise Singapore, Supply Chain Angels, VWX Capital, and private investors. The company will use the funding for research and development. 

security

Facial recognition authentication company Alcatraz AI has raised $6 million in funding from Hardware Club, Ray Stata, JCI Ventures, Ruvento Ventures, and Hemi Ventures. The company will use the funding for development efforts. 

business services 

engineering consulting

Engineering and technical advisory company Schaefer Intermediate Holding has been acquired by AE Industrial Partners-backed Gryphon Technologies from Belcan for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s client base and service offering. 

hr consulting

Behavioral transformation consulting company Uncommon Partners has been acquired by Singularity University for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s educational offerings. 

IT Consulting

IT and program management company Sev1Tech has received an investment of an undisclosed amount from DFW Capital Partners. The company will use the funding to add new services. 

IT Consulting

IT consulting company White Sunrise has been acquired by Codesmith Dev for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s client base.

Daily Deal Activity 03/15/19

Digital Media/Commerce 

digital place-based media

In-venue social media display network UPshow has raised $6 million in funding from TDF Ventures and Jump Capital. The company will use the funding for product development. 

e-commerce, entertainment media

India-based OTT content platform Hotstar has raised $226.8 million in funding from Star India. The company will use the funding for expansion efforts. 

gaming

Digital lottery company Linq3 has been acquired by InComm for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition provides the company an entry to the lottery product market.

gaming

Poland-based video game developer Flying Wild Hog has been acquired by Supernova Capital. The acquisition will give the company the resource to scale operations. 

niche content

Road cycling website CyclingTips.com has been acquired by Pinbike from BikeExchange for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s reach and content. 

niche content

Sports and pop culture site The Big Lead has been acquired by Minute Media from Gannet for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s reach. 

Marketing Technology 

Analytics & Targeting

Discovery analytics platform for video game content Arsenal.gg has been acquired by Lightstream for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s range of tools. 

content management

Marketing software platform developer Percolate has raised $32 million in funding from GGV Capital, Sequoia, Lightspeed, and Capital IP Investment Partners. The company will use the funding for sales and marketing efforts. 

email/messaging software

Germany-based secure communications platform SIMSme has been acquired by Brabbler from Deutsche Post DHL for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s digital communications capabilities. 

social technology

Vista Credit Partners has led a $175 million recapitalization of media intelligence solution Meltwater. The company will use the funding to invest in new products. 

agency & Marketing services

digital agency

The Netherlands-based digital agency Storm Digital has been acquired by Accenture for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s geographic presence. 

traditional media 

entertainment media, e-commerce

Canada-based live tournament and online event company UMG Media has been acquired by Gegs Capital Corp for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will give the company the resources to scale operations. 

entertainment media, e-commerce

India-based sports streaming company Veqta has been acquired by MultiTV from ITW Digital for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s sports content offering. 

software 

cloud computing

Cloud app network mesh platform Buoyant has raised $10 million in funding from GV, Benchmark, and A Capital. The company will use the funding for expanding its platform features. 

cloud computing

Application powering edge computing platform Edjx has raised $2 million in funding from 6Fusion USA and private investors. The company will use the funding for global expansion. 

data management

Unstructured data cloud backup solution Igneous Systems has raised $25 million in funding from WestRiver Group, Madrona Venture Group, NEA, Vulcan Capital, and Redpoint Ventures. The company will use the funding for development efforts. 

financial

Australia-based financial wellness platform earnd has raised $2.5 million in funding from NAB Ventures and private investors. The company will use the funding for expansion efforts. 

financial

Financial planning software company PIEtech, creator of MoneyGuide, has been acquired by Envestnet for a reported $500 million. The acquisition is complementary to the company’s current operations. 

geo-demo

Israel-based mobile resource management platform Pointer Telocation Systems (Nasdaq:PNTR) has been acquired by I.D. Systems for $134.2 million. The acquisition will expand the company’s fleet management capabilities. Pointer had LTM revenues for the period ending December 31, 2018 of $77.8 million and EBITDA of $12.7, representing a revenue multiple of 1.5x and an EBITDA multiple of 7.8x.

healthcare

SaaS-based healthcare data analytics company Artemis Health has raised $25 million in funding from Bessemer Venture Partners, Maverick Ventures, F-Prime, Hearst Health Ventures, and Rose Park Advisors. The company will use the funding to scale its platform.

healthcare

Life science revenue analytics software daVIZta has been acquired by Accel-KKR-backed IntegriChain for an undisclosed amount. Following the acquisition, the companies will consolidate operations. 

healthcare

UK-based patient flow data software The Oak Group has been acquired by VitalHub for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will boost the company’s suite of healthcare solutions. 

infrastructure

UK-based predictive condition monitoring platform Humaware has been acquired by EKE-Electronics for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s range of services. 

infrastructure, security

Vehicle recognition software OpenALPR Technology has been acquired by Novume Solutions for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s solution offering. 

security

Network security technology company EvengX has been acquired by SecureSky for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s threat detection capabilities. 

Software development tool

Deep learning management platform Determined.AI has raised $11 million in Series A funding from GV, Amplify Partners, CRV, Haystack, SV Angel, Specialized Types, and The House. The company will use the funding for hiring talent. 

Software development tool

Software testing and control solutions company LaunchDarkly has raised $44 million in funding from Bessemer Venture Partners, Redpoint, Vertex Ventures, DFJ, and Uncork Capital. The company will use the funding for platform adoption efforts. 

business services 

credit/risk consulting

UK-based risk compliance company 3GRC has been acquired by Prevalent for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s talent and client base. 

IT Consulting

Security services provider Auriga Consulting has been acquired by The Cyberfort Group for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s talent and client base.

IT Consulting

Software development company Blue Dot Solutions has been acquired by Omnitracs for an undisclosed amount. The company will use the acquisition to expand its fleet management software development.

IT Consulting

Security and networking infrastructure provider Conscia has been acquired by Nordic Capital for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will give the company the resources to expand operations. 

IT Consulting

Healthcare technology solutions company Innov8 has been acquired by OYO for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s service offering. 

IT Consulting

IT consulting company IT Support Miami has been acquired by CompassMSP for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s talent base. 

logistics

Logistics company Kane Is Able has received an investment of an undisclosed amount from Harkness Capital Partners. The company will use the funding to scale operations. 

training

Programming and robotics education company Modern Robotics has been acquired by Boxlight Corporation (Nasdaq:BOXL) for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will expand the company’s service offering. 

training

Wales-based training provider North Wales Training has been acquired by Grŵp Llandrillo Menai for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition will give the company an entry to the commercial training industry.