Daily Deal Activity 11/09/15

Digital Media/Commerce

ecommerce

Home and floorplan archive Houseplans.com has been acquired by Hanley Wood. The acquisition coincides with Hanley Wood’s B-to-C expansion efforts while providing the company with increased search capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

ecommerce

Singapore-based mobile marketplace Zilingo has raised $2 million in a round of funding from Sequoia Capital. The company will use the funding for expanding its presence internationally while building out is merchant network.

mobile content/apps

Video editing app developer Fly Labs has been acquired by Google. The acquisition will see Fly Labs integrated into Google Photos as the company looks to build out new tools for its video and photo editing suite. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

niche content

India-based fashion and lifestyle media company POPxo has raised $2 million in Series A funding led by IDG Ventures and Kalaari Capital with participation from 500 Startups. The company will use the funding for launching into new verticals while increasing video production efforts.

Marketing Technology

analytics & targeting

Financial services data and analytics company CB Insights has raised $10 million in Series A funding from RSTP. The company will use the funding for hiring talent while building outs the capabilities of its core data products.

analytics & targeting

Real-time data prediction platform H20.ai has raised $20 million in Series B funding led by Paxion Capital Partners with participation from Nexus Venture Partners, Transamerica Corporation, and Capital One Growth Ventures. The company has raised $34 million to date and will use the funding for expanding within the financial services, healthcare, and insurance verticals.

bi tools

SaaS-based business intelligence solutions provider Razorsight Corporation has been acquired by Synchronoss Technologies (Nasdaq:SNCR) for $40.3 million. The acquisition provides Synchronoss with expanded connectivity management offerings. Further terms of the deal were not disclosed.

commerce management

Germany-based eCommerce payment gateway and cross-border solutions provider PAY.ON has been acquired by ACI Worldwide (Nasdaq:ACIQ) for $200 million. The acquisition provides ACI with a strengthened SaaS-based white label gateway solution.

mobile technology

Mileage tracking smartphone app developer MileIQ has been acquired by Microsoft. The acquisition provides Microsoft with expanded mobile productivity tools and will see MileIQ’s technology integrated into Office 365. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Agency & Marketing Services

digital agency, search marketing

eBay Enterprise Marketing Solutions has acquired search engine marketing firm Digital Net Agency. The acquisition expands eBay Enterprise’s brand portfolio and provides the company with strengthened performance marketing capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Software

credit/risk

Canada-based licensing and security risk software developer Protecode has been acquired by Synopsys (Nasdaq:SNPS). The acquisition provides Synopsys with an expanded presence in the software quality and security market. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

erp

Bertelsmann will acquire a minority stake in education technology company HotChalk for $230 million. The transaction will value HotChalk between a reported $600 and $800 million. Further terms of the deal were not disclosed.

healthcare

Outpatient telepsychiatry solutions provider 1DocWay has been acquired by Advent International-owned Genoa. The acquisition provides Genoa with an expanded offering for the behavioral health community. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

hr

Team discussion and problem solving platform POPin has raised $6 million in Series A funding led by Nexus Venture Partners with participation from Greylock Partners. The company will use the funding for product development and marketing efforts.

security

Cloud security startup Elastica has been acquired by Blue Coat Systems for $280 million. The acquisition provides Blue Coat Systems with an expanded security enforcement portfolio. Further terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Business Services

engineering consulting

Infield Systems, a developer of business intelligence and research solutions for the oil and gas industries, has been acquired by Verisk Analytics (Nasdaq:VRSK)-owned Wood Mackenzie. The acquisition will provide Wood Mackenzie with enhanced supply chain and modeling capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

financial

Italy-based wealth management platform and advisory services provider MoneyFarm has raised $17.2 million in a round of funding from Cabot Square Ventures and United Ventures. The company will use the funding for scaling its business and expanding headcount.

healthcare consulting

Healthcare advisory firm The Camden Group has been acquired by GE Healthcare. The acquisition provides GE Healthcare with expanded analytics-based offerings and implementation services. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

logistics

B-to-B logistics company Pickingo has been acquired by on-demand hyperlocal delivery startup Shadowfax Technologies. The acquisition provides Shadowfax with expanded headcount and geographic presence as the company looks to compete with larger on-demand delivery firms.

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Petsky Prunier is one of the leading investment banks in the technology, media, marketing, eCommerce, and healthcare industries. Our firm's mergers and acquisitions and private placements advisory services reflect a unique blend of product specialization and industry expertise. Together with strategic consulting firm Winterberry Group, a Petsky Prunier company, our organization represents one of the largest industry-specific advisors providing strategic and transactional services. In addition, we offer international reach through our partnership with investment bank Altium, which operates from nine offices across Europe. Securities transactions are processed through Petsky Prunier Securities LLC, a member of FINRA and an affiliated entity.

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