Daily Deal Activity 04/15/16

Digital Media/Commerce

ecommerce

On-demand grocery delivery services provider Cornershop has raised $6.7 million in Series A funding led by Jackson Square Ventures with participation from Creandum, Accel Partners, and Endeavor Catalyst. The company will use the funding for expanding operations.

ecommerce

China-based discount eCommerce site Juanpi.com has raised $93 million in Series C funding from Tiantu Capital and China Merchant Bank International. The company will use the funding for expanding its customer service and marketing divisions.

ecommerce

Oil-rig project marketplace RigUp has raised $15 million in a round of funding in Series A funding from Founders Fund, Box Group, Moore Capital, GE Capital, and Great Oaks Venture Partners. The company will use the funding for platform development.

ecommerce

Mobile beauty and wellness services startup Vyomo has raised $15 million in Series A funding from YouWeCanVentures and salon chain Naturals. The company will use the funding for expanding its presence internationally.

mobile content, ecommerce

Finland-based on-demand food ordering app Wolt has raised $11 million in a round of funding from EQT Ventures and private investors. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence domestically.

Digital Advertising

local search

India-based home rental startup NestAway has raised $30 million in a round of funding led by Tiger Global Management with participation from private investors. The company will use the funding for expanding its geographic presence.

mobile marketing

France-based Tabmo, developer of a mobile programmatic platform for agencies and advertisers, has raised $4.5 million in a round of funding from Ardian and Generis Capital. The company will use the funding for expanding internationally.

vertical search

Germany-based vacation rental search engine HomeToGo has raised $20 million in Series B funding led by Insight Venture Partners with participation from DN Capital and Action Capital Partners. The company will use the funding for expanding internationally.

Marketing Technology

analytics & targeting

Crosswise, a developer of cross device data solutions for DSP’s, has been acquired by Oracle for a reported $50 million. The acquisition will see Crosswise integrated into Oracle Data Cloud. Further terms of the deal were not disclosed.

commerce management

Visual shopping platform Allyke has raised $1.3 million in a round of funding from private investors. The company will use the funding for product development initiatives while building out its marketing and sales divisions.

commerce management, email/messaging software

ReplyYes, a developer of solutions for buying products via text message, has raised $2.5 million in a round of funding from Madrona Venture Group, Lowercase Capital, and Ore Ventures. The company will use the funding for product development.

content delivery network

Over-the-air broadcast replication platform Syncbak has raised $3 million in a round of funding from Gray Television. The company will use the new round of funding for building out its live stream transcoding and stream monitoring capabilities.

Software

collaboration

Employee communications platform Beekeeper has raised $5 million in a round of funding led by Fyrfly Venture Partners with participation from b-to-v Partners. The company will use the funding for expanding in the retail, hospitality, and manufacturing markets.

credit/risk

Verisk Analytics (Nasdaq:VRSK) has acquired fraud detection, compliance, and risk control solutions developer Risk Intelligence Ireland. The acquisition provides Verisk with expanded offerings for the international insurance market. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

healthcare

Healthcare scheduling optimization solutions provider Arsenal Health will be acquired by athenahealth (Nasdaq:ANTH). The acquisition will see athenahealth integrate Arsenal Health into its athenaNet offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

healthcare

Eligible, operator of an API network for healthcare insurers, has raised $25.2 million in a round of funding from private investors. The company will use the funding for expanding operations while focusing on hiring talent.

hr, mobile content/apps

Mobile performance reviews app Impraise has raised $1.6 million in a round of funding from Palm Drive Ventures and China Growth Capital. The company will use the funding for expanding its customer base in Europe.

legal

Patent analytics software developer AcclaimIP has been acquired by intellectual property management software developer Anaqua. The acquisition is complimentary to Anaqua’s intellectual property management software offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

security

Israel-based cybersecurity solutions provider Northbit has been acquired by augmented reality company Magic Leap. The acquisition provides Magic Leap with bolstered security capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Information

legal information

Patent information platform Covalent Data has raised $1.2 million in a round of funding from High Country Venture. The company will use the new round of funding for focusing on the output of individual researchers.

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