Daily Deal Activity 07/13/16

Digital Media/Commerce

ecommerce

Peru-based bus ticketing platform Busportal has been acquired by India-based bus ticket booking services provider redBus. The acquisition provides redBus with an expanded international presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

ecommerce

Germany-based real estate crowdfunding platform Exporo has raised $9.1 million in a round of funding from Holtzbrinck Ventures, e.ventures, Sunstone Capital, and BPO Capital. The company will use the funding for product development efforts.

ecommerce

India-based furniture rental company Rentomojo has raised $5 million in a round of funding from Accel Partners and IDG Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its geographic presence.

mobile content/apps

Shyft, developer of a mobile app for coordinating coworker shifts, has raised $1.5 million in a round of funding from Madrona Venture Group and private investors. The company will use the funding for hiring talent.

mobile content/apps

Real-time crime data and analytics app developer Zone Technologies has been acquired by Helios and Matheson Analytics (NYSE:HMNY). The acquisition provides Helio and Matheson with strengthened crime data aggregation capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Digital Advertising

vertical search

Industrial equipment search platform Machinio has raised $3 million in Series A funding from Ritchie Bros. The company will use the new round of funding for hiring talent and expanding its database and search platform.

Marketing Technology

analytics & targeting

Connected TV marketing and analytics platform ColorTV has raised $1.5 million in a round of funding from Foxconn. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding product development initiatives.

bi tools

Corporate performance management and business intelligence solutions company prevero has been acquired by Unit4. The acquisition is complementary to Unit4’s services organization offerings. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

media management system, digital video

Sports media and video management solutions developer XOS Digital has been acquired by Catapult Group for $60 million. The acquisition provides Catapult with expanded sports performance data and analytics capabilities.

product/price software

Retailer apparel discovery platform True Fit has raised $25 million in a round of funding from Jump Capital, Signal Peak Ventures, and Intel Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations.

Agency & Marketing Services

design agency

Brand design and creative services agency Greenfield Belser has been acquired by public relations firm Finn Partners. The acquisition provides Finn Partners with an expanded client base. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Traditional Media

b-to-b media

B-to-B media company Access Intelligence has acquired conferencing and event services company The Social Shake-Up. The acquisition will see Social Shake-Up integrated into PR News. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

broadcast television

Digital point of care media company Health Media Network has acquired PetCare Television Network. The acquisition provides Health Media with an expanded presence in the pet owner and veterinary services vertical. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Software

collaboration

Social link collaboration app and deep search technology developer Kifi has been acquired by Google. The acquisition will see Kifi integrated into Google’s group chat app. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

engineering

Battery and energy distribution software developer 1Energy Systems has been acquired by Doosan. The acquisition will see 1Energy integrated into Doosan’s GridTech division. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

healthcare

Care coordination platform Caremerge has raised $14 million in a round of funding led by Insight Venture Partners with participation from GE Ventures and Arsenal Venture Partners. The company will use the funding for expanding operations.

healthcare

Healthcare systems analytics company Docent Health has raised $15 million in a round of funding from Bessemer Venture Partners, New Enterprise Associates, and Maverick Ventures. The company will use the funding for expanding internationally.

healthcare, security

Thoma Bravo will acquire healthcare IT security solutions developer Imprivata (NYSE:IMPR) for $544 million. The acquisition of $19.25 per Imprivata share represents a premium of 33 percent over the company’s July 12th closing price. Imprivata has 2015 reported revenues of $119 million.

healthcare

Healthcare IT company Valence Health will be acquired by Evolent Health (NYSE:EVH) for $145 million. The acquisition provides Evolent with an expanded client base. Valence Health is expected to generate reported revenues of $80 million to $85 million.

hr

Employee advocacy solutions provider PostBeyond has raised $4 million in Series A funding from Information Venture Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding customer engagement initiatives.

security

Mobile threat protection platform Appthority has raised $7 million in Series B funding led by Trident Capital Cybersecurity with participation from US Venture Partners, Venrock, and Blue Coat Systems. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its engineering division.

security

Cyber risk platform developer Bay Dynamics has raised $23 million in Series B funding led by Carrick Capital Partners with participation from Comcast Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for product development.

security

Industrial cybersecurity company Indegy has raised $12 million in Series A funding led by Vertex Ventures with participation from Aspect Ventures and Magma Venture Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its sales and marketing divisions.

Business Services

training

Financial modelling training services provider Corality Financial Group will be acquired by audit and tax consulting services provider Mazars. The acquisition provides Mazars with an expanded geographic presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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