Daily Deal Activity 10/28/16

Digital Media/Commerce

ecommerce

Online fashion retailer Pomelo has raised $11 million in Series A funding led by Jungle Ventures with participation from 500 Startups. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within Southeast Asia.

digital marketplace

Australia-based peer-to-peer invoices marketplace Timelio has raised $5 million in a round of funding from Thorney Investment Group. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount.

gaming

Mynet will acquire the Card King mobile gaming division of Japan-based mobile games developer Crooz for $43 million. The acquisition provides Crooz with an expanded international presence. Card King financial information was not disclosed.

niche content

College-focused fashion and style content company CollegeFashionista has been acquired by beauty and fashion websites operator Clique Media. The acquisition provides Clique Media with an expanded mentoring programs offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

digital advertising

comparison shopping

France-based property and casualty insurance comparison company MerciHenri.com has been acquired by mortgage solutions company Meillerutaux.com. The acquisition will provide Meillerutaux.com with expanded comparison technology tools. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Marketing Technology

email/messaging software

Email marketing technology company Emark has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Salesforce Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for hiring talent and expanding its presence internationally.

market research

Market research services company iModerate has been acquired by market research platform developer 20|20 Research. The acquisition provides 20|20 with an expanded geographic presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

agency & Marketing services

public relations

UK-based public relations agency House PR has been acquired by W Communications. The acquisition provides W with an expanded client base in the entertainment and hospitality industries. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

social agency

Influencer marketing firm Soinsi has been acquired by content marketing services provider YAAP Digital. The acquisition provides YAAP with an expanded celebrity engagement and content discovery practice. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Software

cloud computing

Cloud computing services provider Xtium has been acquired by cloud services company Evolve IP. The acquisition provides Evolve IP with an expanded customer base in the healthcare space. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

enterprise mobility

Enterprise mobility solutions company StarMobile has been acquired by web application mobilization company PowWow. The acquisition provides PowWow with an expanded customer base. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

enterprise mobility

Enterprise mobile device configuration software provider Tachyon has been acquired by Samsung. The acquisition will see Tachyon integrated into Samsung’s mobility and cybersecurity arm Kaprica Security. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

erp

Mtelligence, a developer of performance optimization software for manufacturers, has been acquired by Aspen Technology (Nasdaq:AZPN) for $37 million. The acquisition provides Aspen with an expanded equipment monitoring offering. Mtelligence financial information was not disclosed.

erp

Spain-based freight delivery platform OnTruck has raised $2.2 million in a round of funding from Samaipata Ventures, Point Nine Capital, and Local Globe. The company will use the funding for expanding operations.

financial

France-based payroll management platform Payfit has raised $5.5 million in a round of funding from Otium Capital and private investors. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations domestically.

healthcare

Healthcare communications company Vocera Communications (NYSE:VCRA) has acquired hospital collaboration software developer Extension Healthcare for $55 million. The acquisition provides Vocera with strengthened workflow capabilities for its software platform. Extension Healthcare financial information was not disclosed.

legal

Enterprise legal management platform Onit has raised $8.3 million in a round of funding led by Level Equity Management with participation from Austin Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for hiring talent.

security

Network security solutions provider Network Security Group has been acquired by Temprano Techvestors. The acquisition will provide NSG with an expanded customer base. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Business Services

it consulting

Identity and access management consultancy Aikya Security Solutions has been acquired by cybersecurity firm Herjavec Group. The acquisition provides Herjavec with an expanded IAM practice. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

it consulting

Enterprise data management company Datasource Consulting has been acquired by operations management and analytics company EXL (Nasdaq:EXL). The acquisition provides EXP with expanded data infrastructure and governance offerings. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

About Petsky Prunier
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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