Daily Deal Activity 12/08/16

Digital Media/Commerce

digital marketplace

Peer-to-peer used car marketplace Beepi has shut down and been acquired by automotive platform Fair.com. Beepi had previously raised more than $150 million to date. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

ecommerce

Germany-based on-demand moving company Movinga has raised $18 million in a round of funding from Global Founders Fund, Earlybird Venture Capital, and STS Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for platform development initiatives.

ecommerce

Online pre-owned clothing retailer Swap.com has raised $20 million in a round of funding from eEquity. The company will use the new round of funding for hiring talent and expanding its geographic presence in the US.

mobile content/apps

Mobile health coaching app Vida Health has raised $18 million in a round of funding led by Canvas Ventures with participation from Nokia Growth Partners and Aspect Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its user base.

social media/apps

Singapore-based dating app Paktor has acquired has acquired photo-sharing and live streaming app developer 17 Media. The acquisition provides Paktor expanded offerings for its application. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Marketing Technology

analytics & targeting

Data analytics platform Zepl has raised $4.1 million in Series A funding led by Vertex Ventures with participation from Translink Capital and Big Basin Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for scaling operations.

bi tools

France-based business intelligence platform BiBoard has raised $1.6 million in a round of funding from Sigma Management and Alps Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding marketing and sales efforts.

email/messaging software

UK-based email signature solutions company Exclaimer has raised $29.3 million in a round of funding from Livingbridge. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

marketing data, loyalty/retention

Customer loyalty platform Thanx has raised $17.1 million in Series B funding led by Icon Ventures with participation from Sequoia Capital and Javelin Venture Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its engineering division.

mobile technology, financial software

Mobile credit card management technology developer Nubank has raised $80 million in Series D funding led by DST Global with participation from Sequoia Capital, Tiger Global Management, and Founders Fund. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within South America.

agency & marketing services

digital agency

Digital marketing company Be Heard Group has acquired content marketing agency Kameleon. The acquisition provides Be Heard with expanded digital and social content offerings. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

digital agency

Digital strategy and media analytics firm Sentient Interactive has been acquired by Mountaingate Capital-owned W2O Group. The acquisition provides W2O Group with an expanded presence in the biopharma/life sciences industry. Terms of deal were not disclosed.

traditional media

entertainment media

Digital video studio New Form has raised $18 million in a round of funding from ITV and Discovery Communications. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its commercial partnership with ITV.

Software

Application management, data management

Legacy applications and distributed storage startup Infinit has been acquired by Docker. The acquisition will provide Docker with strengthened storage system integration offerings. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

collaboration

Prototyping and collaboration platform Marvel has raised $5 million in Series A funding from BGF Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its engineering and marketing divisions.

financial

LifeYield, developer of a software platform for financial services companies, has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Vestigo Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for product development efforts.

financial

Claims management system developer Systema Software has been acquired by insurance processing and data integration solutions provider Insurity. The acquisition provides Insurity with complementary offerings for its insurance processing solutions suite. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

healthcare

Patient engagement and healthcare technology platform developer Crossover Health has raised $92 million in a round of funding from Gurnet Point Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations.

healthcare

Healthcare IT solutions company Emanate Wireless has raised $1.5 million in a round of funding from private investors. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its customer base while focusing on product development.

security

eDiscovery and risk management company Smarsh has acquired mobile communication monitoring company MobileGuard. The acquisition provides Smarsh with an expanded text messaging governance offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

software development tools

Mobile app testing platform developer TestObject has been acquired by automated web testing solutions company Sauce Labs. The acquisition provides Sauce Labs with an expanded presence in the area of mobile testing. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

information

credit/risk information

Leeds Equity Partners has acquired information and compliance solutions companies Business and Legal Resources, DecisionHealth, Argosy, and CCMI. The acquisition will see the four companies combined to form a new entity named Simplify Compliance Holdings. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

business services

it consulting

Tessera-owned DTS has acquired radio industry mobile applications developer All in Media. The acquisition will provide DTS with an expanded radio technology portfolio. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

it consulting

Mobile and web application development company Monstar Lab has raised $2.5 million in a round of funding from The Gogin Capital and Resona Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

printing services

Printing and direct marketing solutions company SG360 has received an undisclosed amount of funding from ICV Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence geographically.

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