Daily Deal Activity 05/18/16

Digital Media/Commerce

ecommerce

Germany-based mobile fashion shopping app Amaze has been acquired by online fashion retailer Zalando. The acquisition will provide Zalando with expanded mobile capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

ecommerce

Australia-based on-demand courier Zoom2u has raised $1.9 million in a round of funding from private investors. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence domestically while building out its sales and marketing divisions.

gaming

Korea-based video games developer Kokomo Games has raised $4.6 million in Series B funding from K Cube Ventures, LB Investment, and Stonebridge Capital. The company will use the round of funding for releasing new titles.

social media/apps

China-based social dating app Tantan has raised $32 million in Series C funding led by DST Global with participation from Vision Plus Capital and LB Investment. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its user base.

Digital Advertising

online lead generation

B-to-B lead generation solutions provider Internal Results has been acquired by account-based b-to-b marketing platform developer Madison Logic. The acquisition provides Madison Logic with expanded international reach. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Marketing Technology

analytics & targeting

Unacast, a developer of offline customer retargeting solutions for brands, has raised $5 million in Series A funding from Open Ocean Capital and private investors. The company will use the funding for expanding operations and headcount.

crm

Customer engagement software developer RedPoint Global has raised $12 million in Series C funding from Grotech Ventures and WP Global Partners. The company will use the funding for introducing new product offerings.

mrm/workflow management

UK-based tenant and rental transaction platform Goodlord has raised $3.8 million in a round of funding from LocalGlobe Capital and Global Founders Capital. The company will use the funding for product development while hiring talent.

social technology

Research and consulting services company Shapiro+Raj has acquired social analytics and engagement solutions company MutualMind. The acquisition provides Shapiro+Raj with expanded social listening and monitoring capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

teleservices/eservices

Cloud-based virtual phone system and teleservices provider FreedomVoice has been acquired by GoDaddy (NYSE:GDDY) for a reported $42 million. The acquisition provides GoDaddy with small business voice service capabilities. Further terms of the deal were not disclosed.

teleservices/eservices

Cloud-based contact center optimization tools developer inContact (Nasdaq:SAAS) will be acquired by NICE Systems for a reported $940 million. The acquisition of $14 per inContact share represents a 55 percent premium over the company’s May 17th closing price. inContact has reported revenues of $233 million.

Software

cloud computing

China-based cloud computing and storage startup CloudMinds has raised $30 million in Series A funding from Kaixun Capital, SB China Capital, and Walden International. The company will use the funding for expanding its presence internationally.

collaboration

Data aggregation and collaboration platform AssetEye has been acquired by RealPage (Nasdaq:RP). The acquisition will see AssetEye integrated into RealPage’s real estate dashboard offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

data management

Contract and document management solutions provider Advanced Software Concepts has been acquired by eCommerce solutions company Mediagrif Interactive for $18.5 million. The acquisition will see Mediagrif integrate ASC into its e-procurement platform.

data management

Graph database company DGraph Labs has raised $1.1 million in a round of funding from Bain Capital Ventures and Blackbird Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its engineering division.

engineering

Buddy Platform, developer of a data aggregation and management platform for internet-of-things connected devices, has acquired energy consumption monitoring platform developer Noveda Technologies for $30 million. The acquisition provides Buddy Platform with expanded visualization capabilities.

engineering

UK-based engineering design and simulation software developer SimpleWare has been acquired by Synopsys (Nasdaq:SNPS). The acquisition provides Synopsys with expanded presence in the life sciences, consumer products, and automotive industries. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

financial

Ceterus, a developer of accounting software for franchise owners, has raised $4.2 million in Series A funding led by TechOperators with participation from Alerion Ventures. The company will use the funding for expanding headcount.

healthcare

Medical coding and data analysis software developer Centauri Health Solutions has raised a $50 million growth equity investment from Silversmith Capital Partners. The company will use the new resources for product development and customer acquisition initiatives.

healthcare

Population health management platform Virtual Health has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Edison Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations while focusing on product development.

Business Services

it consulting/systems integration

UK-based supply chain services provider Comms-care has been acquired by Ingram Micro. The acquisition will provide Ingram Micro with an expanded international presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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