Daily Deal Activity 07/29/16

Digital Media/Commerce

digital marketplace

India-based online crafts marketplace operator GoCoop Solutions has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from private investors. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its customer base.

ecommerce

Nigeria-based online retailer Jumia has raised $55 million in a round of funding from Commonwealth Development Corporation. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within Africa.

ecommerce

Greece-based sports and events ticketing platform Tickethour has been acquired by Ticketmaster Entertainment. The acquisition will provide Ticketmaster with an expanded international presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

mobile content/apps

Fashion discovery app developer Markable has raised $1.9 million in a round of funding from undisclosed investors. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its engineering division.

mobile content/apps

Web content sharing app developer Opinit has been acquired by mobile phone applications developer Fundamental Applications. The acquisition provides Fundamental with an expanded user base. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Digital Advertising

local search

Japan-based restaurant discovery and reviews company Retty has raised $10.5 million in Series D funding led by World Innovation Labs with participation from ABC Dream Ventures and Eight Road Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its reviews network.

Marketing Technology

media management system

5 Fifteen, a developer of circulation solutions for the publishing industry, has been acquired by Ingenta. The acquisition provides Ingenta with an expanded trade and academic publisher client base. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Agency & Marketing Services

design agency

Canada-based digital strategy and design firm Idea Couture has been acquired by Cognizant Technology Solutions (Nasdaq:CTSH). The acquisition is complementary to Cognizant’s digital offerings. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

digital agency, it consulting

Spain-based open-source web solutions and mobile applications development firm Tecnilógica has been acquired by Accenture. The acquisition will see Tecnilógica integrated into Accenture Digital. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Software

application management

Application performance monitoring solutions company Aternity has been acquired by Riverbed Technology. The acquisition will be complementary to Riverbed’s SteelCentral performance monitoring solution. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

collaboration

UK-based research collaboration platform Cronycle has raised $2.6 million in a round of funding from Andurance Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations internationally.

engineering

Germany-based architecture and engineering software developer Nemetschek has acquired building information modeling software developer Design Data. The acquisition provides Nemetschek with an expanded international presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

erp

Business process decision management software developer BP3 Global has raised $10 million in a round of funding from Petra Capital Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for product development efforts.

healthcare

Digital healthcare management company Sharecare will acquire the Population Health business of Healthways (Naasdaq:HWAY) for $30 million. The acquisition provides Sharecare with an expanded presence in the Employer and Health Plan markets. Further terms of the deal were not disclosed.

security

Security controls platform AttackIQ has raised $7.8 million in a round of funding from undisclosed investors. The company will use the new round of funding for product development and expanding headcount.

security

Enterprise security solutions developer Cyberhaven has raised $2 million in a round of funding from Accomplice. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its sales and marketing divisions.

security

Cybersecurity investigation platform PacketSled has raised $5 million in Series A funding led by Keshif Ventures with participation from Blu Ventures and JHS Ventures. The company will use the funding for sales and marketing initiatives.

software development tools

Launchkit, a developer of tools for helping developers launch mobile apps, has been acquired by Google. The acquisition provides Google with strengthened offerings for app developers. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Business Services

healthcare consulting

Healthcare workflow solutions developer Medstreaming has acquired revenue cycle management services company Physician Billing Partners. The acquisition provides Medstreaming with expanded offerings for its ambulatory healthcare informatics solution. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

training

UK-based data science training programs developer Pivigo has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Craigie Capital and Dunamis Ventures. The company will use the funding for launching an online data science training marketplace.

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