Daily Deal Activity 05/24/17

Digital Media/Commerce

ecommerce

Meal marketplace Chef’d has raised $10 million in a round of funding from Campbell Soup Company. The new round of funding will see Chef’d partner with Campbell Soup while strengthening its eCommerce capabilities.

ecommerce

Emaar Malls has acquired a 51 percent majority stake in UAE-based online retailer Namshi from Rocket Internet in a transaction valuing the company at $296 million. Namshi has reported LTM revenues for the period ended December 31 2016 of $151.1 million, representing an LTM revenue multiple of 2.0x.

ecommerce

On-demand furniture storage company Trove has raised $8 million in a round of funding from Greylock Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for building out operations while expanding headcount.

ecommerce

Virtual reality products eCommerce site VR World will be acquired by AppSwarm. The acquisition will provide VR World with the resources for expanding its VR systems network. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

gaming

Supercell has acquired a 62 percent stake in UK-based social and mobile gaming company Space Ape Games in a transaction valuing the company at $90 million. The acquisition will provide Supercell with an expanded offering of mobile titles. Financial information was not disclosed.

gaming, creative production platform

Virtual and augmented reality company Unity Technologies has raised $400 million at a reported valuation of $2.6 billion in a round of funding from Silver Lake. The company will use the new round of funding for product development.

digital advertising

affiliate/cpa network

Online casino reviews and affiliate company NewCasinos.com has been acquired by Catena Media for $13.4 million. The acquisition will provide Catena Media with an expanded lead generation portfolio within Europe. Financial information was not disclosed.

digital promotion/coupon

Experiences and deals aggregator Bownty has been acquired by North-East Venture. The acquisition will provide Bownty with the resources for expanding its presence within Europe. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

local search

Online health booking platform DocPlanner has raised $16.8 million in a round of funding from Enern Investments, Target Global, and One Peak Partners. The company will use the funding for expanding its presence within South America.

mobile marketing

Australia-based mobile advertising company Unlockd has raised $23 million in a round of funding from Axiata. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within Southeast Asia.

online lead generation

Germany-based direct flight booking services company eWings.com will be acquired by corporate travel services company Hogg Robinson. The acquisition will provide Hogg Robinson with an expanded offering for small businesses. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

marketing Technology

crm

Dealership management systems developer Auto/Mate will be acquired by IT and digital marketing solutions company CDK Global (Nasdaq:CDK). The acquisition will provide CDK with a strengthened offering for auto dealerships. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

market research

Market research platform developer Discuss.io has raised $5 million in a round of funding from Unilever Ventures and Pereg Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its engineering division.

mrm/workflow management

SaaS subscription management technology Meta SaaS has raised $1.5 million in a round of funding from Barracuda Network, Capital Factory, and Deep Space Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its engineering division.

product/price software

Accenture has taken a minority stake in Nomis Solutions, a developer of pricing and profitability management solutions for retail banks. The transaction will expand Accenture’s analytics capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

sfa/lead management

Sales process optimization company Inflowz has raised $3.5 million in a round of funding from Glilot Capital Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount while focusing on product development.

sfa/lead management

Sales engagement platform Outreach has raised $30 million in Series C funding led by DFJ Growth with participation from Mayfield Fund, Microsoft Ventures, Trinity Ventures, and Four Rivers Group. The company will use the funding for product development.

agency & marketing Services

design agency

Digital customer experience company Softvision has acquired UX/UI design and customer experience firm Momentus. The acquisition will provide Softvision with an expanded geographic presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

design agency

Design and development agency TrestleMedia will be acquired by small businesses agency CHIEF. The acquisition will provide CHIEF with an expanded geographic presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

public relations

Belgium-based public affairs and strategic communications firm Cabinet DN has been acquired by Teneo Holdings. The acquisition will provide Teneo with expanded public affairs capabilities within Europe. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Software

collaboration

Smartsheet, developer of SaaS-based platform for managing and automating collaborative work, has raised $52 million in a round of funding from Insight Venture Partners, Madrona Venture Group, Sutter Hill Ventures, and Summit Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for sales and marketing efforts.

credit/risk

Merlon Intelligence, a developer of risk management and compliance software for financial services companies, has raised $7.7 million in a round of funding from DCVC and Nyca. The company will use the new round of funding for launching out of beta.

credit/risk

Consumer insurance and financial protection planning software PolicyGenius has raised $30 million in Series C funding led by Norwest Venture Partners with participation from Revolution Ventures, Karlin Ventures, Susa Ventures, AXA Strategic Ventures, and MassMutual Ventures. The company will use the funding for product development efforts.

financial

Real estate software solutions provider MRI Software has received an undisclosed strategic investment from TA Associates. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

financial

Online alpha capture software developer TIM Group has been acquired by Mergermarket. The acquisition will provide Mergermarket a strengthened investment recommendations and forecasting offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

financial

Trading analysis software developer Trade Interceptor has been acquired by online securities brokerage ThinkMarkets. The acquisition will provide ThinkMarkets with an expanded mobile offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

financial

SaaS-based financial services technology platform T-Rex Group has raised $10 million in a round of funding from Innogy, Safeguard Scientifics, and Ecosystem Integrity Fund. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount.

healthcare

Medrio, a provider of solutions for clinical trials, has raised $30 million in a round of funding from Questra Capital Management. The company will use the new round of funding for product development efforts.

security

Cyber security solutions company Hexadite has been acquired by Microsoft for a reported $100 million. The acquisition coincides with Microsoft’s cyber security research and development strategy. Financial information was not disclosed.

security, infrastructure

Incident resolution solutions company Resolve Systems has been acquired by Insight Venture Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

software development tools

Intelledox, a developer of mobile application development and digital transformation software for financial institutions, has raised $3 million in a round of funding from Ellerston Ventures. The company will use the funding for expanding sales and marketing initiatives.

information

engineering information

Verisk Analytics (Nasdaq:VRSK) will acquire wind and solar power research and advisory company MAKE. The acquisition will see MAKE integrated into Wood Mackenzie. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

business services

bpo, cloud computing

Cloud workforce outsourcing company CloudFactory has raised $7.3 million in a round of funding from Dolma Impact Fund and The Social Entrepreneurs’ Fund. The company will use the new round of funding for research and development initiatives.

logistics

On-demand logistics services company Quiqup has raised $25.9 million in a round of funding led by JOBI Capital with participation from Transmed. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations.

Daily Deal Activity 05/23/17

Digital Media/Commerce

digital marketplace

Germany-based online used-cars classifieds company Frontier Car Group has raised $22 million in a round of funding from Balderton Capital, EchoVC, New Enterprise Associates, and Partech Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within Europe.

ecommerce

France-based food delivery startup Frichti has raised $33.7 million in a round of funding from Verlinvest, Felix Capital, Alven Capital, and Idinvest Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence geographically.

gaming, entertainment media

Video game technical services provider Keywords Studios has acquired game development services company GameSim for $4.8 million and China-based animation production services company Red Hot Software for $6 million. GameSim has reported LTM revenues for the period ended December 31 2016 of $4.1 million, representing an LTM revenue multiple of 1.2x. Red Hot has reported LTM revenues for the period ended December 31 2016 of $5.4 million, representing an LTM revenue multiple of 1.1x.

gaming

Mobile game development company Play800 has been acquired by Hakim Unique Internet for $87.1 million. Play800 has reported LTM revenue for the period ended December 31 2016 of $95.6 million, representing and LTM revenue multiple of 6.3x.

mobile content/apps

Personal finance app Long Game has raised $4 million in a round of funding from Collaborative Fund and Thrive Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding marketing initiatives and hiring talent.

digital advertising

local search

Kid activities search platform KidPass has raised $5.1 million in a round of funding from Javelin Venture Partners, CoVentures, TIA Ventures, and Y Combinator. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its activities network.

marketing Technology

analytics & Targeting

Behavioral marketing and targeting platform BounceX has raised a $31 million growth financing round from Silicon Valley Bank. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its engineering division.

analytics & Targeting

Mobile app engagement and reporting solutions company Mavin Motion has raised $3 million in a round of funding from Mousse Partners and Montane Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for product development initiatives.

content delivery network

Real-time content delivery network Fastly has raised $50 million in a round of funding led by Sorenson Capital with participation from Sapphire Ventures, Iconiq Capital, Amplify Partners, August Capital, O’Reilly AlphaTech Ventures, and IDG Ventures. The company will use the funding for building out new cloud service offerings.

mrm/workflow management

Workflow design and electronic document management company Dataimage has been acquired by LaSalle Capital-backed MetaSource. The acquisition will provide MetaSource with expanded technology offerings. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

mrm/workflow management

SaaS-based digital transactions management solution PandaDoc has raised $15 million in Series B funding led by Rembrandt Venture Partners with participation from Microsoft Ventures, HubSpot, EBRD Venture Capital, and Altos Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations.

agency & marketing Services

digital agency

Digital marketing services firm Link Digital has acquired digital and creative agency Bread Digital. The acquisition will provide Link Digital with an expanded geographic presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

digital agency

Customer engagement marketing firm Zizzo Group has acquired digital agency Thirsty Boy. The acquisition will provide Zizzo Group with an expanded digital marketing service offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

offline lead generation

ICV Partners has acquired customer acquisition solutions company LeadingReponse from Huron Capital Partners. The acquisition will provide LeadingReponse with the resources for expanding into new industry verticals. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

public relations

China-based marketing and public relations services provider Adsmith China has been acquired by Aloft Group. The acquisition will see the combined entity operate under the name Brandigo. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Software

application management

Cloud application performance management company Cloudwise has raised $26 million in Series C funding from CBC Capital and Sequoia Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for hiring talent.

big data, data management

Artificial intelligence and unstructured data company Lattice Data has been acquired by Apple for a reported $200 million. The acquisition will be complementary to Apple’s data processing technology. Financial information was not disclosed.

credit/risk

Carpe Data, a developer of data products for the insurance industry, has raised $6.6 million in Series A funding from Aquiline Technology Growth. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations.

enterprise mobility

Enterprise-level mobile employee engagement platform StaffConnect Group has raised $1 million in a round of funding from Finance South East. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

financial

Point-of-sale financing solution Blispay has raised $12 million in a round of funding from FirstMark, Accomplice, New Enterprise Associates, Camden Partners, and F-Prime Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its merchant network.

healthcare

Optima Healthcare Solutions, a provider of software for post-acute care providers, has acquired hospice care software developer Hospicesoft. The acquisition will provide Optima with expanded capabilities for its home health product offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

healthcare

SaaS-based healthcare compliance solutions developer symplr has acquired healthcare providers’ management software company Vistar Technologies. The acquisition will provide symplr with an expanded healthcare delivery data management offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

security

Network security and application delivery solutions provider Open Systems has been acquired by EQT Partners. The acquisition will provide Open Systems with the resources for expanding its presence internationally. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

software development tools

Mobile experience performance feedback platform Embrace.io has raised $2.5 million in a round of funding led by Eniac Ventures with participation from The Chernin Group and Techstars Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for product development efforts.

business services

bpo

Philippines-based business process outsourcing solutions company SPi Global has been acquired by Partners Group from CVC Capital Partners and PLDT in a transaction valuing the company at $330 million. Financial information was not disclosed.

it consulting

Consulting and systems integration services provider Business & Decision has been acquired by Orange in a transaction valued at $87.2 million. The acquisition will see Business & Decision integrated into Orange’s Business Services division. Financial information was not disclosed.

it consulting, financial consulting

Fidelity National will divest a majority interest in business and technology consulting services provider Capco to Clayton Dubilier & Rice in a transaction valuing the company at $795 million. Financial information was not disclosed.

it consulting

HTC Global Ventures will acquire the North American and India-based assets of Ciber in a transaction valued at $93 million. HTC’s winning bid was significant compared with the $50 million floor price set Capgemini in April. Financial information was not disclosed.

legal consulting

eDiscovery consulting services provider Lighthouse eDiscovery has acquired law firm eDiscovery company Discovia. The acquisition will provide Lighthouse with an expanded geographic presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

logistics

India-based logistics company Delhivery has raised $30 million at a reported valuation of $650 million from Fosun International. The company will use the investment proceeds for expanding its geographic presence.

training

Corporate learning solutions company Orbital Training and Consulting has been acquired by International Institute for Learning. The acquisition will provide IIL with an expanded geographic presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Daily Deal Activity 05/19/17 – 05/22/17

Digital Media/Commerce

digital marketplace

Telenor will acquire a controlling stake in Singapore-based online classifieds and search company 701Search from Singapore Press Holdings in a transaction valued at $109 million. Financial information was not disclosed.

digital marketplace

Germany-based used-cars marketplace operator Auto1 Group has raised $405 million in a round of funding from Princeville Global, Target Global, and Baillie Gifford & Co. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within Europe.

ecommerce

Direct-to-consumer luggage company Away has raised $20 million in a round of funding from Global Founders Capital, Forerunner Ventures, Comcast Ventures, and Accel Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount.

ecommerce

On-demand office catering company Eat Club has raised $30 million in a round of funding from undisclosed investors. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence geographically.

ecommerce

Retail stores and eCommerce company Allabar Enterprises will acquire UAE-based eCommerce site JadoPado. The acquisition will see JadoPado integrated into eCommerce site Noon.com. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

ecommerce

Branded content on demand company Social Native has raised $8 million in a round of funding from SoftBank Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its marketing and sales divisions.

niche content

Live news and entertainment company Cheddar has raised $19 million at a reported valuation of $85 million in a round of funding from Raine Ventures, AT&T, Amazon, Altice, NYSE, Broadway Video Ventures, Lightspeed Ventures Partners, Ribbit Capital, and Comcast Ventures.

niche content

Digital media company Brit + Co. has raised $15 million in a round of funding from Verizon Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding advertising, editorial, and merchandising initiatives.

digital advertising

local search

Real estate search websites operator iHomefinder has been acquired by community resource platform FRONTSTEPS. The acquisition will see iHomefinder integrated into FRONTSTEPS’ Real Pro Systems offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

local search

UK-based real estate agent search platform Yopa has raised $19.5 million in a round of funding from Daily Mail, General Trust, and Grosvenor Hill Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its real estate agent network.

vertical search

Mobile recruitment app Cornerjob has raised $19 million in Series C funding from Northzone, Randstad Innovation Fund, e.ventures, Samaipata Ventures, Caixa Capital, 5M Ventures, and Media Digital Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for platform development efforts.

marketing Technology

analytics & Targeting

Germany-based data science solutions platform Contiamo has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Capnamic Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

analytics & Targeting

Foot traffic analytics company Dor has raised $3.8 million in a round of funding from Zetta Venture Partners and Vertex Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations.

analytics & Targeting

Customer experience analytics company Fullstory has raised $15 million in a round of funding led by GV with participation from Salesforce Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for research and development efforts.

creative production platform

Austria-based presentation software developer presono has raised $1.1 million in a round of funding from HMG Invest and MF-Gruppe. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount.

crm

Customer relationship management solutions developer Affinity has raised $13.5 million in a round of funding led by 8VC, Sway Ventures, Pear Ventures, Great Oaks Venture Capital, and Western Technology Investment.

crm

Rental listings management Guesty has raised $3 million in Series A funding led by Buran Venture Capital with participation from Magma Venture Partners and AltaIR Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding within the vacation rental vertical.

market research

Survey data analysis company mTAB has acquired UK-based market information company Gamma Associates. The acquisition will provide mTAB with an expanded international presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

sfa/lead management

Numerated Growth Technologies, a developer of digital marketing and sales automation solutions for the banks, has raised $9 million in a round of funding led by Cultivation Capital and Venrock. The company will use the new round of funding for launching out of beta.

sfa/lead management

Sales development platform OppSource has raised $1.2 million in a round of funding from Next Frontier Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding sales and marketing efforts.

agency & marketing Services

media buying/planning

Austria-based media agency media.at will be acquired by Dentsu Aegis Network. The acquisition will see media.net integrated within Dentsu’s Isobar and iProspect brands. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Software

big data

China-based big data solutions company Boray Data has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Cash Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations while focusing on product development.

big data

France-based machine learning solutions startup Niland has been acquired by Spotify. The acquisition will provide Spotify with expanded music recommendation and personalization capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

collaboration

Software product design and development company Software Engineering Professionals has acquired collaborative design tools developer CardBoard. The acquisition will provide SEP with an expanded international presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

data management

Customer-controlled data service solution developer IronCore Labs has raised $1.5 million in a round of funding led by Next Frontier Capital with participation from BlueNote Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for launching out of beta.

data management

Data protection and disaster recovery solutions provider N2W Software has received an undisclosed amount of funding from Insight Venture Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount.

engineering

Germany-based EcoIntense, developer of a SaaS-based platform for business environmental management and sustainability, has raised $24.7 million in a round of funding from One Peak Partners and Morgan Stanley Expansion Capital.

erp

Fleet management platform KeepTruckin has raised $18 million in Series B funding led by Scale Venture Partners with participation from GV and Index Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its engineering division.

erp

UK-based Shipamax, developer of a cloud platform for the bulk shipping industry, has raised $2.5 million in a round of funding led by Cherubic Ventures with participation from AME Cloud Ventures, and FF Angel.

financial

UK-based mortgage robo-advisor MortgageGym has raised $2.6 million in a round of funding from private investors. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its sales and engineering divisions.

healthcare

Telehealth services provider Lemonaid Health has raised $11 million in a round of funding from Novartis Venture Fund, Hikma Ventures, Correlation Ventures, Adaptive Healthcare fund, Vega Ventures, and 415 Ventures.

healthcare

On-site service and telemedicine platform TealNet Mobile Medical Office has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from TealTech Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for product development efforts.

healthcare

Medical appointment data solutions provider Upfront Healthcare Services has raised $6 million in a round of funding from Nashville Capital Network, Hyde Park Venture Partners, and Martin ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations.

healthcare

Healthcare data services company Vericred has raised $5.5 million in Series A funding from FCA Venture Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding sales and product development initiatives.

legal

eDiscovery solutions provider Advanced Discovery has acquired compliance risk solutions company Altep. The acquisition will provide Advanced Discovery with an expanded risk security offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

security

Cloud-native security platform Aporeto has raised $14.5 million in Series A funding from Norwest Venture Partners, Wing Venture Capital, and Data Collective Venture Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for product development.

security

Website protection solution Are You A Human has been acquired by bot detection and mitigation platform Distil Networks. The acquisition will provide Distil with expanded detection capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

security

Fraud prevention solutions company Precognitive has raised $1.3 million in a round of funding from Corazon Capital, Flybridge Capital Partners, and Hyde Park Venture Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for product development.

security

Enterprise mobile security and data policy company Wandera has raised $27.5 million in Series C funding led by Sapphire Ventures with participation from Bessemer Venture Partners and 83North. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

software development tools

Agile testing solutions company QASymphony has raised $40 million in Series C funding from Insight Venture Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for product development and expanding operations internationally.

business services

training

Entrepreneurial education platform CreativeLive has raised $25 million in a round of funding led by GSV Acceleration with participation from REV Venture Partners, Greylock Partners, and Social Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its on-demand video platform.

training

Online courses provider eDynamic Learning has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Gauge Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for building out its online course programs and expanding operations.

Daily Deal Activity 05/17/17 – 05/18/17

Digital Media/Commerce

digital marketplace, local search

Vacation booking service Leavetown has acquired outdoor equipment sharing marketplace ShareShed and local guides and enthusiast’s platform Guiides. The acquisitions will provide Leavetown with an expanded presence within the adventure travel space. Terms of the deals were not disclosed.

ecommerce

Pharmacy delivery startup Capsule has raised $20 million in a round of funding from Thrive Capital, Sound Ventures, and Virgin Group. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence geographically.

ecommerce, training

Education technology company Yup Technologies has acquired on-demand tutoring startup Quickhelp. The acquisition will provide Yup with an expanded offering for college students. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

ecommerce

Mobile food ordering platform Slice has raised $15 million in a round of funding led by GGV Capital with participation from Primary Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding from expanding its presence geographically.

ecommerce

Direct-to-consumer pet food company The Farmer’s Dog has raised $8.1 million in a round of funding from Shasta Ventures. Forerunner Ventures, and Collaborative Fund. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its customer experience division.

ecommerce

The Netherlands-based ticketing startup Tiqets has raised $17 million in Series B funding from HPE Growth Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within Europe.

mobile content/apps, digital promotion/coupon

Mobile payment network LevelUp has raised $50 million in a round of funding from JPMorgan Chase, US Boston, and CentroCredit Bank. The company will use the new round of funding for product development efforts.

mobile content/apps

Spain-based mobile payments app Verse has raised $20 million in a round of funding from Spark Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for focusing on product development while expanding operations.

social media/apps

Artist and illustrator social network Nabaroo has been acquired by social networks operator Ello. The acquisition will provide Ello with an expanded within the artists and creative space. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

social media/apps

Tournaments and leagues social network Oomba has been acquired by special purpose acquisition company Barington/Hilco Acquisition Corp. in a transaction valued at $60 million. The acquisition will see the company operate alongside entertainment venues operator GameWorks Entertainment. Financial information was not disclosed.

digital advertising

digital promotion/coupon

Restaurant deal app provider Spotluck has raised $4.8 million in a round of funding from Jobi Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for hiring talent while building out its restaurant network.

search marketing

Third-party linking and content services company AuthLinks will be acquired by AppSwarm. The acquisition will provide AppSwarm with an expanded direct website traffic offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

vertical search

France-based tech recruitment marketplace Talent.io has raised $8.9 million in a round of funding from Alven Capital and Ventech. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations within Europe.

marketing Technology

analytics & Targeting

SaaS-based footfall attribution and location data platform Cuebiq has received an undisclosed amount of funding from Balyasny Asset Management and Elevate Innovative Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for product development.

bi tools

Visual data reporting software Dapresy has raised and undisclosed amount of funding from Verdane Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for product development initiatives while expanding operations.

creative production platform

Data visualization startup Infogram will be acquired by Hungary-based presentation technology company Prezi. The acquisition will see Infogram integrated into Prezi’s presentation creation offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

email/messaging software

ServiceNow has acquired virtual messaging and chatbot deployment company Qlue. The acquisition will see Qlue integrated into ServiceNow’s Intelligent Automation Engine. In a separate transaction, ServiceNow has also invested in chatbot solutions company BuildOnMe. The company will use the investment proceeds for product development efforts.

search & discovery

Search and big data applications software developer Twigkit has been acquired by search solutions developer Lucidworks. The acquisition will provide Lucidworks with an expanded presence within the enterprise search space. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

agency & marketing Services

general agency

Public relations firm Dalton Agency has acquired media buying and creative services agency Bill Hudson & Associates. The acquisition will see the combined firm operate under the name DaltonHudson. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

loyalty/retention

Business Logic Systems, a provider of loyalty management solutions for mobile carriers, has been acquired by Evolving Systems. The acquisition will provide Evolving Systems with an expanded customer engagement offering.

traditional media

radio

Newfoundland Capital Corporation-backed radio and television broadcasting services provider Newcap has acquired radio broadcaster NL Broadcasting. The acquisition will provide Newcap with an expanded presence geographically. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Software

big data

Data science and machine learning solutions company Statistica has been acquired by TIBCO Software. The acquisition will see Statistica integrated into Tibco’s Insight Platform. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

cloud computing

Secure cloud workspace platform Frame has raised $16 million in a round of funding from Bain Capital Ventures, In-Q-Tel, CNTP, and Microsoft Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount.

credit/risk

Risk data aggregation engine Riskopy has been acquired by Coupa Software (Nasdaq:COUP). The acquisition will provide Coupa with expanded supplier risk data aggregation capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

data management

Data management platform Atavium has raised $8.7 million in a round of funding from Rally Ventures, Grotech Ventures, Origin Ventures, and Correlation Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its engineering division.

erp

Global Health Exchange, a developer of supply chain solutions for healthcare providers, will be acquired by Temasek from Thoma Bravo for a reported $1.8 billion. The acquisition will provide GHE with the resources for expanding its presence within North American and Europe. Financial information was not disclosed.

financial

Buy-side decision support and analytics company OTAS Technologies has been acquired by LiquidNet. The acquisition will see OTAS integrated into LiquidNet’s Virtual High Touch trading platform. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

financial

China-based personal finance bookkeeping solution Wacai has raised $42 million in a round of funding from China Development Bank Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its personal credit and debt management offering.

healthcare

Patient-doctor conversation platform Conversa has raised $8 million in a round of funding from Northwell Ventures and Epic Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount.

healthcare

Clinical process improvement solutions provider LogicStream Health has received an undisclosed amount of Series B funding from Noro-Mosely Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its sales and marketing divisions.

hr

France-based university recruitment platform JobTeaser has raised $16.7 million in a round of funding from Alven Capital and Korelya Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding internationally.

hr

Germany-based human resources network MoBerries has raised $2 million in a round of funding from High-Tech Grunderfonds. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

legal

Zapproved, a developer of eDiscovery software for corporate legal departments, has received an undisclosed strategic investment from Vista Equity Partners. The company will use the investment proceeds for expanding headcount.

security

Endpoint protection platform CrowdStrike has raised $100 million at a reported valuation of more than $1 billion in a round of funding from Accel Partners with participation from CapitalG, Warburg Pincus, and March Capital Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within the US.

information

financial information

Alternative investments data platform AltX has been acquired by financial operating systems developer Addepar. The acquisition will provide Addepar with an expanded alternative investments offering for wealth advisors. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

geo-demo information

Garmin has acquired ActiveCapitan, operator of a crowdsourced electronic marine database. The acquisition will provide Garmin with expanded engineering and marine cartography capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

business services

bpo

Faneuil will acquire the BPO and Contact Center Operations of Vertex Business Services in a transaction valued at a reported $13 million. The acquisition is expected to contribute $25 million to Faneuil revenues over the next twelve months.

healthcare consulting

myMatrixx, a provider of pharmacy benefit solutions for the workers’ compensation industry, has been acquired by Express Scripts. The acquisition will provide Express Scripts with expanded pharmacy services offerings. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

it consulting

Cloud development and application strategy services provider OneCloud Consulting has been acquired by ePlus. The acquisition will see OneCloud integrated into ePlus Technology. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

it consulting

Software support services provider Rimini Street will be acquired by special purpose acquisition company GP Investors Acquisition Corp. in a transaction valued at a reported $837 million. The acquisition will see Rimini Street trade on the Nasdaq under the ticker RMNI. Financial information was not disclosed.

it consulting

Thailand-based IT consulting services provider Suvitech has been acquired by Axiata in a transaction valuing the company at $16 million. The acquisition will see Survitec integrated into Axiata Business Services. Financial information was not disclosed.

it consulting

Denmark-based Microsoft Dynamics implementation services provider SCALES has been acquired by IT consultancy NNIT. The acquisition will provide NNIT with an expanded geographic presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Daily Deal Activity 05/16/17

Digital Media/Commerce

digital marketplace

Short-term retail space marketplace Appear Here has raised $12 million in a round of funding from Octopus Ventures, Simon Venture Group, and MMC Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its geographic presence.

digital marketplace

GTCR will acquire a majority stake in secondary ticket marketplace Vivid Seats from Vista Equity Partners in a transaction valued at a reported $1.5 billion. The acquisition will see Vista Equity retain a minority stake in the company. Financial information was not disclosed.

ecommerce

Online contact lens replacement company Lensabl has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Amplify.VC and Luma Launch. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding marketing initiatives.

ecommerce

Cross-border eCommerce company Wish.com has raised an undisclosed amount of Series F funding from Everbright, IDG Capital, Temasek, DST Global, and Third Point Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding into new product verticals.

mobile content/apps

TV sports application WinView has raised $12 million in a round of funding from Graham Holdings Company, Discovery Communications, and LionTree Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding into new sports.

marketing Technology

analytics & Targeting

Mobile application performance and engagement insights company Apteligent has been acquired by VMware. The acquisition will see Aptelligent integrated into VMware’s Digital Workspace Platform. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

analytics & Targeting

Collaborative analytics platform Mode has raised $13 million in a round of funding led by REV Venture Partners with participation from Foundation Capital and Goldcrest. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations.

mobile technology, logistics

Geo-location delivery application company Fetchr has raised $41 million in a round of funding led by New Enterprise Associates with participation from Nokia Growth Partners, Raed Ventures, and Iliad Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for product development.

agency & marketing Services

general agency

Digital marketing agency Ackmann & Dickenson has acquired sales support systems developer Jester Communications. The acquisition will provide Ackmann & Dickenson with an expanded geographic presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

traditional media

newspaper publishing, niche content

Daily newspapers publisher and online content portal operator Wrapports will be acquired by tronc (Nasdaq:TRNC). The acquisition will provide tronc with expanded publishing assets. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Software

collaboration

SaaS-based data collaboration platform Nexla has raised $3.5 million in a round of funding from Blumberg Capital, Storm Ventures, and Correlation Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its customer success division.

collaboration

Financial institution messaging and collaboration platform Symphony Communication Services has raised $63 million in a round of funding from BNP Paribas. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding into new markets.

engineering

Concurrent Computer Corporation has sold its real time operating systems software division to Battery Ventures for $35 million. The acquisition will see division operate under the name Real-Time. Financial information was not disclosed.

engineering

Machine performance optimization software developer FogHorn Systems has raised $15 million in a round of funding from Dell Technologies Capital and Saudi Aramco Energy Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence geographically.

erp

Akua, developer of an Internet of Things supply chain platform, has raised $3.5 million in a round of funding from Crosslink Capital and Talis Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount.

erp

Aptean has acquired enterprise resource planning and supply chain management solutions company Apprise. The acquisition will provide Aptean with an expanded on premise ERP and SCM offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

financial

Government performance management technology company OpenGov has raised $30 million in Series C funding from Emerson Collective. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its engineering division.

financial

Social impact investment advisor OpenInvest has raised $3.3 million in a round of funding led by Andreessen Horowitz with participation from Abstract Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for hiring talent.

hr

France-based recruitment platform EasyRecrue has raised $6.6 million in a round of funding led by Entrepreneur Venture with participation from Elaia Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within Europe.

security

DevOps security solutions company Conjur has been acquired by CyberArk Software (Nasdaq:CYBR) for $42 million. The acquisition will provide CyberArk with an expanded account management security offering. Financial information was not disclosed.

security

Autonomous vehicles cybersecurity solutions company Karamba Security has raised $15 million in a round of funding from YL Ventures, Fontinalis Partners, and Paladin Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for research and development initiatives.

security

Internet of Things security solutions company Mocana has raised $11 million in a round of funding from Sway Ventures, Shasta Ventures, Trident Capital, and GE Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for product development.

security

Cybersecurity startup Rubica has raised $5.6 million in a round of funding from Slow Ventures, Lerer Hippeau Ventures, and Upfront Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence geographically.

business services

fulfillment

Direct-to-customer fulfillment company GrandCanals has raised $4.8 million in Series A funding from Cloud Apps Capital Partners and AllMobile Fund. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence geographically.

it consulting

Customer experience management solutions company NGDATA has acquired data management and IT consulting services provider Eccella. The acquisition will provide NGDATA with an expanded presence in North America. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

it consulting

Salesforce commerce cloud and eCommerce solutions company Media Hive will be acquired by Accenture. The acquisition will see Media Hive integrated into Accenture Interactive. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

it consulting

Australia-based managed services provide Strut Digital has been acquired by Deloitte. The acquisition will see Strut Digital Integrated into Deloitte’s Technology Consulting practice. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.