Daily Deal Activity 09/12/17

Digital Media/Commerce

digital marketplace

Apartment marketplace ForRent has been acquired by CoStar Group from Dominion Enterprises for a reported $385 million. The acquisition will see ForRent integrated into Apartments.com. CoStar expects to achieve $25 million in reported synergies, representing an adjusted LTM EBITDA multiple of 10.0x.

ecommerce, healthcare information

Consumer genetics and research company 23andMe has raised $250 million growth financing from Sequoia Capital, Euclidean Capital, Altimeter Capital, Fidelity Management & Research, Wallenberg Foundation, and Casdin Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for building out its crowdsourced genetic research platform.

ecommerce

Germany-based online fashion and lifestyle retailer Lesara has raised $40 million in a round of funding undisclosed investors. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within Europe.

ecommerce

Subscription-based meal delivery company Raised Real has raised $5 million in Series A funding from Schwan’s Company. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence geographically.

ecommerce

Thailand-based fashion marketplace Zilingo has raised $18 million in Series B funding from Sequoia Capital and Burda Principal Investments. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

gaming

UK-based gaming studio Bossa Studios has raised $10 million in a round of funding led by Atomico with participation from London Venture Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount.

digital advertising

digital promotion/coupon

Brazil-based restaurant and entertainment deals company Lacador de Ofertas has been acquired by Groupon (Nasdaq:GRPN). The acquisition will provide Groupon with an expanded international presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

marketing Technology

email/messaging software, crm

SaaS-based contact management and self-service email solutions company SendInBlue has raised $36 million in a round of funding from Partech Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount.

content delivery network

Evolable Asia Corporation will acquire a majority stake in Japan-based content distribution and media platform Mag2 in a transaction valuing the company at $12.2 million. Financial information was not disclosed.

creative production platform

Mobile virtual reality content platform EEVO has raised $1.3 million in a round of funding from Eagle Advisors and FundersClub. The company will use the new round of funding product development initiatives.

market research

Customer feedback software company AskNicely has raised $6.7 million in a round of funding from Blackbird Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding marketing and sales initiatives.

market research

The Wicks Group of Companies has completed a majority recapitalization of television research and media testing services company Screen Engine/ASI. The transaction will provide Screen Engine/ASI with the resources for expanding operations. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

agency & marketing services

digital agency

Consumer brand agency The Stable has raised $4 million in a round of funding from Gen7 Investments. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations and building out social and digital marketing capabilities.

traditional media

entertainment media

Live entertainment ticketing services company Eventim will acquire a majority stake in concert and events operator Vertigo. The acquisition will see Vertigo integrated into Eventim’s Medusa Music Group. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Software

cloud computing, it consulting

Cloud computing and managed cloud services company Datapipe will be acquired by Rackspace. Datapipe has raised more than $310 million to date, and the acquisition will be complementary to Rackspace’s managed services business. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

cloud computing, virtualization

Load balancing and application services company Avi Networks has acquired software asset management solution StacksWare. The acquisition will be complementary to Avi Networks’ SaaS-based cloud management solution. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

data management

Unstructured file data management company Nasuni has raised $38 million in a round of funding from Goldman Sachs Growth Equity. The company will use the new round of funding for research and development initiatives.

erp

Supply chain and retail planning solutions company RELEX Solutions has raised an undisclosed amount of growth equity funding from Summit Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its international presence.

financial

Aria Systems, developer of a billing and subscription management platform, has raised $18 million in a round of funding led by Madison Bay Capital with participation from Hummer Winblad Venture Partners, InterWest Partners, and Venrock.

financial

Singapore-based online payment company Red Dot Payment has raised $5.2 million in a round of funding from GMO Venture Partners, Wavemaker Partners, and MDI Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for product development efforts.

healthcare

Digital behavioral health services platform Ieso Digital Health has raised $24 million in a round of funding from Draper Esprit and Touchstone Innovations. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within the US.

healthcare

Healthcare IT software company Signet Accel has raised $8 million in a round of funding from Edison Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its sales and engineering divisions.

security, market research

Data quality and anti-fraud solutions company Imperium has acquired data validation and identity verification solution TrueSample. The acquisition will provide Imperium an expanded survey response validation offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

business services

it consulting

Cybersecurity consulting services provider AuditSec Services has been acquired by Falanx Group. The acquisition will provide Falanx Group with an expanded presence within Europe. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

it consulting

Spain-based IT consulting services provider Itconic will be acquired by Equinix (Nasdaq:EQIX) for $258 million. The acquisition will provide Equinix with an expanded international presence. Financial information was not disclosed.

management consulting

Technical and strategic consulting services provider The Cadmus Group has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Enlightenment Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its geographic presence.

training

Cybersecurity certifications preparation platform Cybrary has raised $3.5 million in a round of funding from Arthur Ventures and private investors. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its user base.

Daily Deal Activity 09/11/17

Digital Media/Commerce

digital marketplace

France-based DIY projects marketplace ManoMano has raised $71.8 million in a round of funding from General Atlantic, Piton Capital, Partech Ventures, and Bpifrance. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within Europe.

ecommerce

Online luxury goods marketplace SnobSwap has acquired secondhand apparel eCommerce company Masquerade. The acquisition will see Masquerade integrated into SnobSwap’s secondhand boutiques platform. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

ecommerce

France-based on-demand photography company Meero has raised $18 million in a round of funding led by Alven Capital with participation from WhiteStar Capital and GFC. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within Europe.

ecommerce

Online travel agency Pangea Travel & Tourism has been acquired by Germany-based travel services company America Unlimited. The acquisition will provide America unlimited with an expanded international presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

ecommerce

UK-based online travel booking company Sn-ap has raised $2.6 million in a round of funding from Kindred Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within Europe.

ecommerce

UAE-based same day eCommerce company Souq.com has acquired on-demand delivery application Wing Delivery. The acquisition will provide souq.com with an expanded international presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

mobile content/apps, financial

Online personal financial management application Linxo has raised $23.9 million in a round of funding from Credit Agricole and MAIF. The company will use the new round of funding for product development initiatives.

mobile content/apps

Online mental health therapy platform Talkspace has raised $31 million in Series C funding led by Qumra Capital with participation from Norwest Venture Partners, Spark Capital, and SoftBank. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations.

niche content, mobile content/apps

TraceMe, developer of a fan-access mobile application, has raised $9 million in a round of funding from Madrona Venture Group and Bezos Expeditions. The company will use the new round of funding for product development.

social media/apps

Video streaming content company LiveXLive Media will acquire video social networking company SNAP Interactive for $34 million. SNAP Interactive has reported LTM revenues for the period ended June 30 2017 of $24.7 million, representing an LTM revenue multiple of 1.4x.

digital advertising

comparison shopping

Red Ventures has acquired AllConnect, a leading technology-enabled sales and marketing solutions company that partners with utility and energy companies to help customers in more than 50 million households compare and purchase home services. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

mobile marketing

Product experience platform Pendo has acquired in-app marketing platform provider Insert. The acquisition will provide Pendo with mobile capabilities for its user analytics and engagement offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

online lead generation

Denmark-based performance marketing solutions company Rebel Penguin has been acquired by lead generation services company GIG Media for $15.5 million. Rebel Penguin has reported LTM revenues and EBITDA for the period ended December 31 2016 of $7.2 million and $2.4 million, representing an LTM revenue multiple of 1.9x and an LTM EBITDA multiple of 5.6x.

search marketing

Advent International-backed data-driven marketing solutions company Ansira has acquired local search marketing firm Local Biz Now. The acquisition will provide Ansira with a strengthened local marketing programs offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

marketing Technology

ad serving

Interactive ad creation and analysis platform JustAd has been acquired by Germany-based digital marketing and mobile advertising solutions company glispa. The acquisition will see glispa integrate JustAd into existing products. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

analytics & targeting

UK-based data analytics company Peak has raised $3.3 million in a round of funding from MMC Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding product development and sales initiatives.

commerce management

Listing management technology provider New Home Feed has been acquired by Zillow (Nasdaq:ZG). The acquisition will provide Zillow with an expanded solution for its builder customers. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

content delivery network

France-based digital press publishing solutions company miLibris has been acquired by Altice. The acquisition will provide Altice with a strengthened digital media reading solutions platform. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

crm

Human resources outsourcing software PrismHR has acquired customer relationship management software platform ClientSpace. The acquisition will provide PrismHR with an expanded customer base. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

crm

Updater, provider of a platform for streamlining the moving process for real estate agents, has raised $45 million in a round of funding from SoftBank, IA Ventures, Second Century Ventures, and Fidelity International. The company will use the funding for acquiring moving estimations and surveying company Integrity Group Consulting and relocation industry solutions provider Asset Controls in a transaction valued at $26.5 million. The companies have combined LTM revenue for the period ended December 31 2016 of $7.2 million, representing an LTM revenue multiple of 3.7x

market research, mrm/workflow management

SaaS-based customer feedback surveys and employee reviews company Typeform has raised $35 million in Series B funding led by General Atlantic with participation from Index Ventures, Point Nine Capital, and Connect Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for product development initiatives.

agency & marketing services

digital agency

Digital marketing agency Portent has been acquired by SKYES-owned inbound marketing services company Clearlink. The acquisition will provide Clearlink with an expanded agency services offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

traditional media

entertainment media

The Netherlands-based electronic music production company Spinnin’ Records has been acquired by Warner Music Group. The acquisition will provide Warner Music with an expanded international presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Software

big data

DataCubes, developer of a data science platform for the commercial insurance industry, has raised $2.5 million in a round of funding led by Seyen Capital and MK Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for marketing and sales initiatives.

big data

Machine learning research and services company Fast Forward Labs has been acquired by Cloudera. The acquisition will provide Cloudera with an expanded enterprise-level machine learning solution. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

collaboration

Collaboration solutions developer InfoSum has raised $5 million in a round of funding from LocalGlobe and Mosaic Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for launching its product out of beta.

data management

Unstructured data processing and management solutions company Shore Group Associates has received an undisclosed equity investment from ClearPoint Investment Partners. The company will use the investment proceeds for expanding operations.

data management

Enterprise data storage solutions company SoftIron has raised $7 million in a round of funding from Earth Capital Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its engineering division.

erp

Supply chain management solutions provider Vekia has raised $14.4 million in a round of funding from Serena Capital, BpiFrance, and Zenium Technology Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

financial

Online mortgage origination solution Lenda has raised $5.3 million in a round of funding from SF Capital Group and Rubicon Venture Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount.

financial

Expense management software provider Certify has acquired corporate online booking technology platform nuTravel. The acquisition will provide Certify with an expanded travel management offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

financial

Payment enabling technology developer Pineapple Payments has received a $35 million in a round of funding from Providence Strategic Growth. The company will use the investment proceeds for product development efforts.

hr

Talent sourcing and retention solutions company Connexys has been acquired by staffing and recruiting solutions company Bullhorn. The acquisition will provide Bullhorn with an expanded software offering for corporate recruiters. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

security

Email cybersecurity solutions company Vade Secure has raised $12 million in a round of funding from Isai Fund. The company will use the new round of funding for research and development initiatives and expanding its presence within the US.

software development tools

Gaming software development tools provider Genvid Technologies has raised $2.5 million in a round of funding from March Capital Partners and OCA Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations.

business services

healthcare consulting

Healthcare documentation solutions company M*Modal has acquired clinical transcription services company Landmark Transcription. The acquisition will be complementary to M*Modal’s existing medical transcription offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

it consulting

Product lifecycle management solutions company Ally PLM Solutions has been acquired by software product lifecycle services provider PROLIM. The acquisition will provide PROLIM with an expanded presence within North America. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

it consulting

Product development consulting services provider Iotopia Solutions will be acquired by digital services company Spiria. The acquisition will provide Spiria with an expanded geographic presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Daily Deal Activity 09/07/17

Digital Media/Commerce

ecommerce

On-demand delivery service company Favor has raised $22 million in a round of funding from S3 Ventures. The company has raised $34 million to date and will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence geographically.

ecommerce

China-based clothing rental company Yi23 has raised $50 million in a round of funding from Sequoia Capital, Alibaba Innovation Ventures, SoftBank, GSR Ventures, and IDG Capital. The investment will see Yi23 partner with Alibaba as the company looks to develop its New Retail strategy.

gaming

Esports startup Taunt has raised $1.8 million in a round of funding from Foundry Group, Vulcan Capital, and private investors. The company will use the new round of funding for building out its social competition platform.

marketing Technology

analytics & targeting

Data Genomix, a provider of targeting and analytics solutions for the online recruitment vertical, has raised an undisclosed amount of Series A funding from Zanite Ventures. The company will use the round of funding for expanding into new verticals.

analytics & targeting

Maestro, developer of an engagement and analytics platform for live streamers, has raised $3 million in a round of funding led by Hersh Interactive Group with participation from Rubicon Venture Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for hiring talent.

content delivery network

Over-the-top video delivery solutions company Streamroot has raised $3.2 million in a round of funding from Partech Ventures, Techstars Venture Capital, and Verizon Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

crm

Gather, a provider of event management software for restaurants and venues, has received a strategic investment from Vista Equity Partners. The company will use the investment proceeds for expanding headcount.

crm

GoConcierge, a provider of solutions for concierges and hospitality departments, has been acquired by guest experience company ALICE. The acquisition will provide ALICE with an expanded customer base. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

content management

Customer relationship intelligence software Vision Critical has acquired content curation and distribution platform Pressly. The acquisition will provide Vision Critical with expanded audience engagement capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

mrm/workflow management

Customer retention solutions company ChurnZero has raised $2.5 million in a round of funding from Grotech Ventures and Middleland Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount.

search & discovery

Visual content search and recognition solution Valossa has raised $2 million in a round of funding from 01 ventures and Reaktor Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding marketing and sales efforts.

agency & marketing services

digital agency

Customer experience consultancy Hero Digital has acquired digital marketing and web design agency Delphic Digital. The acquisition will provide Hero with an expanded geographic presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

performance/contract sales, marketing data

Cogint (Nasdaq:CGNT) will combine its wholly-owned subsidiary Fluent with assets of BlueFocus International, a wholly-owned Hong Kong-based subsidiary of BlueFocus Communications Group. The acquisition will see cogint and BlueFocus enter into a definitive agreement by which the companies will combine businesses to form a new global marketing services organization that will include BlueFocus’ Vision7 International and We Are Social assets. Upon closing, each brand will continue to operate as separate entities under the existing cogint legal entity, which is to be renamed and expected to list on the Nasdaq. BlueFocus will own 63 percent of the combined company on a fully-diluted basis while existing cogint shareholders will own the remained 37 percent. As part of the transaction, cogint will spin-off its IDI assets into a public company that is also expected to be listed on the Nasdaq under the name Red Violet. (A Petsky Prunier-led transaction)

Software

collaboration

Knowledge sharing solutions provider Guru has raised $9.3 million in a round of funding from Emergence Capital, FirstMark Capital, and MSD Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations.

data management

SaaS-based product data and lifecycle management company Aras has raised $40 million in a round of funding from Silver Lake Kraftwerk and GE Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for product development initiatives.

data management

Cloud environment monitoring service Datadog has acquired log management and visualization tools developer Logmatic.io. The acquisition will provide Datadog with complementary operations data management capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

financial

Francisco Partners will take a majority stake in payment enabling technologies company NMI. The transaction will see Bregal Sagemount exit NMI with Great Hill Partners retaining a significant stake in the company. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

financial

Real estate security deposit solutions developer Rhino has raised $1.9 million in a round of funding led by ff Venture Capital with participation from Lakehouse Ventures and Picus Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for hiring talent.

geo-demo, mobile technology

China-based indoor positioning solutions company Shunwei has raised $7.7 million in a round of funding from RZ Capital and Jiguang. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within Asia.

healthcare

Digital health company Antidote Technology has raised $11 million in a round of funding led by Merck Global Health Innovation Fund with participation from Smedvig Capital and Octopus Ventures. The company will use the funding for expanding its presence internationally.

healthcare

Unified patient communication technology platform Weave Communications has raised $17 million in a round of funding from Catalyst Investors, Crosslink Capital, and Pelion Venture Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for product development efforts.

hr

Cloud-based learning and performance management software provider Absorb Software has raised $59 million in a round of funding from Silversmith Capital Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount.

hr

Video and voice interviewing solution Montage has raised $8 million in a round of funding from Plymouth Growth Partners, Baird Capital, Beringea, and GCI. The company will use the new round of funding for acquired video interviewing platform GreenJobInterview. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

infrastructure

Domain name systems solutions provider NS1 has raised $20 million in a round of funding from GGV Capital, Salesforce Ventures, Deutsche Telekom Capital Partners, Flybridge Capital Partners, Simga Prime Ventures, and Telstra Ventures.

information

healthcare information

Genomics data platform WuXi NextCODE has raised $240 million in a round of funding from Sequoia Capital, Temasek, Yunfeng Capital, and 3W Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for building out its precision medicine and diagnostics partnerships.

business services

credit/risk consulting

Institutional Shareholder Services, a provider of corporate governance solutions to the financial services industry, has been acquired by Genstar Capital from Vestar Capital Partners for a reported $720 million. Financial information was not disclosed.

healthcare consulting

Spongelab Interactive, a provider of consulting and production services for learning communities, has been acquired by Invivo Communications. The acquisition will see Spongelab integrated into Invivo’s learning technologies division. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

it consulting

IBB Consulting, a provider of digital transformation services to broadband and mobile operators, will be acquired by Accenture. The acquisition will see IBB integrated into Accenture Strategy. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

it consulting, design agency

Design and consulting services company Matter will be acquired by Accenture. The acquisition will see Matter integrated into Accenture’s design and innovation unit Fjord. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

it consulting, digital agency

Digital transformation and consulting services provider TandemSeven will be acquired by Genpact (NYSE:G). The acquisition will provide Genpact with an expanded geographic presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

printing services

Printing and digital solutions company Publishers Press has been acquired by LSC Communications. The acquisition will provide LSC with expanded web-offset printing and prepress capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Daily Deal Activity 09/06/17

Digital Media/Commerce

digital marketplace

UK-based customer clothing marketplace Moteefe has raised $2.3 million in a round of funding from Livingbridge, Fuel Ventures, and Ascension Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within Europe.

digital marketplace

Peer-to-Peer car sharing marketplace Turo has raised $92 million in Series D funding from Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Daimler, SK Holdings, Liberty Mutual Strategic Ventures, Google Ventures, Canaan Partners, Shasta Ventures, and Trinity Ventures.

ecommerce

Online clothes website 11 Honore has raised $3.5 million in a round of funding from Forerunner Ventures, Upfront Ventures, and Greycroft Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations.

gaming

Virtual reality games developer Fast Travel Games has raised $2.1 million in Series A funding from Creades, Inbox Capital, and Sunstone Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations.

mobile content/apps

India-based experiences discovery and booking app BazingaLabs has been acquired by Mazkara Internet. The acquisition will be complementary to Mazkara’s mobile application portfolio. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

niche content

India-based Asianet News will acquire digital news platform NewsFast. The acquisition will provide Asianet’s newsable.com platform with an expanded news and content offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

social media/apps

Real estate investor education and resources company Think Realty has acquired real estate investor connection platform Community Buying Group. The acquisition will provide Community Buying Group with the resources for building out its investor network. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

marketing Technology

bi tools

NeuString, a provider of business intelligence solutions for mobile operators, has been acquired by Yaana Solutions. The acquisition will be complementary to Yanaa’s data analytics product portfolio. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

commerce management, fulfillment

Commerce software and parcel delivery company Newgistics will be acquired by Pitney Bowes (NYSE:PBI) from Littlejohn & Co. for $475 million. The acquisition will provide Pitney Bowes with an expanded presence within the eCommerce and parcel services space. Financial information was not disclosed.

crm

Thailand-based event management platform Event Pop has raised $2 million in a round of funding from InVent. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within Southeast Asia.

email/messaging software

Business texting software platform Zipwhip has raised $22.5 million in Series C funding led by OpenView with participation from Voyager Capital and Microsoft Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for sales and marketing initiatives.

market research

Survey automation software developer Survox has been acquired by Enghouse Systems. The acquisition will be complementary to Enghouse Systems’ existing contact center portfolio. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

agency & marketing services

digital agency

Digital strategy and product design agency Pluto will be acquired by application and website development company Ventive. The acquisition will be complementary to Ventive’s presence within the digital product and customer software development markets. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

dm agency

Print and digital media distributor Mspark has acquired direct mail advertising company Preferred Mail Advertising. The acquisition will provide Mspark with an expanded geographic presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

public relations

Brand communications strategy and services firm BPCM will acquire UK-based public relations agency Modus. The acquisition will provide BCPM with an expanded international presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

traditional media

consumer magazine publishing

Valassis Communications will acquire specialty magazines publisher SI View. The acquisition will see SI View integrated into Valassis’ local businesses-focused magazine portfolio Clipper. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Software

application management

Application performance monitoring solutions company Avenida will be acquired by IT operations analytics company Ymor. The acquisition will provide Ymor with an expanded presence within Europe. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

application management

Connected devices management platform Axonius has raised $4 million in a round of funding from YL Ventures, Vertex Ventures, and Emerge Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for product development initiatives.

cloud computing

Cloud infrastructure automation and management solution DivvyCloud has raised $6 million in a round of funding from RTP Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its sales and marketing divisions.

collaboration

Cloud business applications company Intermedia has acquired web and video conferencing solutions provider AnyMeeting. The acquisition will provide Intermedia with an expanded webinar offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

collaboration

Collaborative data science tool developer Dataiku has raised $28 million in Series B funding led by Battery Ventures with participation from FirstMark Ventures, Serena Capital, and Alven. The company will use the new round of funding for hiring talent.

credit/risk

Germany-based insurance technology solutions company Coya has raised $10 million in a round of funding from Valar Ventures and e.ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for product development efforts.

credit/risk

France-based insurance software vendor Prima Solutions will be acquired by The Carlyle Group. The acquisition will provide Prima Solutions with the resources for expanding its presence internationally. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

data management

HCL Technologies has acquired UK-based data migration and automation platform Datawave for $9.2 million. The acquisition will provide HCL with a complementary data-integration solutions offering. Financial information was not disclosed.

data management

Hybrid cloud data management company Elastifile has raised $16 million in a round of funding Battery Ventures, Western Digital Capital, CE Ventures, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Dell Technologies Capital, and Cisco Investments.

data management, cloud computing

Cloud data warehouse Snowflake Computing has raised an additional $5 million in Series D funding from Capital One Growth Ventures. The latest investment will bring Snowflake’s Series D total to $105 million.

financial

SaaS-based loan portfolio management application Cloud Lending Solutions has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from ABN AMRO. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

financial

Trade compliance and reporting solutions provider RegTek.Solutions has raised $5 million in Series A funding from Deutsche Borse and Illuminate Financial Management. The company will use the new round of funding for scaling operations.

healthcare

Electronic medical records and practice management software developer Amazing Charts has been acquired by Constellation Software. The acquisition will see Amazing Charts integrated into N. Harris Computer Corporation. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

healthcare

Virtual lab simulations company Labster has raised $10 million in a round of funding from Balderton Capital, Northzone, and Unity Technologies. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount.

healthcare

Healthcare data analytics company Truveris has raised $25 million in Series D funding led by McKesson Ventures with participation from Canaan Partners, New Leaf Venture Partners, Tribeca Venture Partners, and New Atlantic Ventures.

business services

it consulting

Cloud services and software company Cloud Technology Partners will be acquired by Hewlett Packard Enterprise. The acquisition will provide HPE with a strengthened hybrid cloud consulting services offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

training

Online classes and education benefits company Guild has raised $21 million in a round of funding from Bessemer Venture Partners, Redpoint Ventures, Harrison Metal, and Cowboy Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount.

Daily Deal Activity 09/05/17

Digital Media/Commerce

ecommerce

Direct-to-consumer footwear company Allbirds has raised $17.5 million in a round of funding from Tiger Global Management, Elephant, Maveron, and Lerer Hippeau. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations.

ecommerce

Germany-based B-to-B membership eCommerce company Crowdfox has raised $5.6 million in a round of funding from Takkt. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations and hiring talent.

ecommerce

ForeverCar, provider of a direct-to-consumer financing platform for the auto repair industry, has raised $3 million in a round of funding from CMFG Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding sale and marketing efforts.

ecommerce

Online winter sports and travel booking platform Ski Solutions has raised $7.8 million in a round of funding from Mobeus Equity Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within the activities and adventure segment.

ecommerce

Ride sharing company Via has raised a reported $250 million in a round of funding led by Daimler with participation from undisclosed investors. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within Europe.

ecommerce

China-based online retailer Xing Bian Li has raised $15 million in a round of funding from Lightspeed Venture Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within Asia.

gaming

Classroom gamification startup Classcraft has raised $2.8 million in a round of funding from WhiteCap Venture Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount and operations.

digital advertising

comparison shopping

Mortgage search and comparison company Habito has raised $24.1 million in a round of funding led by Atomico with participation from Ribbit Capital and Mosaic Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding marketing efforts.

digital video

RhythmOne will acquire digital video advertising solutions company YuMe (NYSE:YUME) in a transaction valuing the company at $112.1 million. YuMe has reported LTM revenues for the period ended June 30 2017 of $159.8 million and LTM EBITDA of $10.1 million, representing an LTM revenue multiple of 0.7x and an LTM EBITDA multiple of 11.1x.

marketing Technology

analytics & targeting, financial software

Nasdaq will acquire eVestment Alliance, a provider of analytics solutions to asset managers and investment consultants, for $705 million. The acquisition will be complementary to Nasdaq’s Marketing Technology business and its looks pursue new institutional investors. Financial information was not disclosed.

commerce management

SaaS-based guided shopping process solution Smartassistant has raised $6 million in Series A funding from Beringea. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within the US.

content management

Content solutions platform LookBookHQ has raised $11 million in a round of funding from Edison Partners and Hyde Park Venture Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount.

content management, search & Discovery

China-based content marketing and machine vision startup Yi+ has raised $14 million in a round of funding from Haitong Securities. The company will use the new round of funding for product development initiatives.

market research

Consumer research surveys company Wizer has raised $4 million in a round of funding from State of Mind Ventures and Nielsen Innovate. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

marketing data

France-based data marketing platform mediarithmics has raised $3.6 million in a round of funding from Ventech. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount and building out its presence within Europe.

mrm/workflow management

E-signature and document tracking platform GetAccept has raised $1.6 million in a round of funding from Amino Capital and Y Combinator. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations.

agency & marketing services

specialty agency

Post-production solutions company SIM Digital will acquire Canada-based full-service studio and production services provider The Crossing Studios. The acquisition will provide SIM with an expanded stage services offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

traditional media

consumer magazine publishing

Monthly investment newsletter Intelligence Report will be acquired by Salem Media Group. The acquisition will see Intelligence Report integrated into Salem’s Eagle Financial Publications portfolio. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

entertainment media

Digital entertainment and content company Cubic Motion has received a significant investment from NorthEdge Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for building out its core animation business.

newspaper publishing

Tronc (Nasdaq:TRNC) will acquire The Daily News for $1 dollar in cash plus the assumption of more than $60 million in liabilities. Tronc will assume the Daily News’ $26.5 million in pension obligations and approximately $35 million in insurance and workers’ compensation liabilities. Financial information was not disclosed.

Software

application management

Software application performance management company Apica has raised $12 million in a round of funding led by Oxx with participation from SEB Venture Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within Europe.

application management

Connected devices management solution Runtime has raised $7.5 million in a round of funding from New Enterprise Associates, Foundation Capital, and DHVC. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations.

big data

Big data solutions company MapR Technologies has raised $56 million in a round of funding from New Enterprise Associates, Lightspeed Venture Partners, CapitalG, Mayfield Fund, QUALCOMM Ventures, and Redpoint Ventures.

big data

Artificial intelligence and decision making platform Prowler.io has raised $13 million in a round of funding from Cambridge Innovation Capital, Passion Capital, and Amadeus Capital Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for research and development initiatives.

data management

Data management and product information management solution EnterWorks has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Black Dragon Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for research and development initiatives.

engineering

India-based Internet of Things and embedded software solutions company Global Edge Software has been acquired by Altran Technologies. The acquisition will provide Altran with an expanded presence within the IoT and semiconductors sectors. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

engineering

Engineering and design software developer AVEVA Group will be acquired by Schneider Electric in a transaction valued at a reported $3.9 billion. The acquisition will see AVEVA integrated into Schneider Electric’s Software Business. Financial information was not disclosed.

financial

Finaeo, a provider of SaaS-based solutions for financial advisors, has raised $2.3 million in a round of funding from Impression Ventures and Robo Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its engineering division.

healthcare

Clinical documentation and coding solutions provider T-Systems will be acquired by Fidelity National Financial (NYSE:FNF) for $200 million. The acquisition will provide T-Systems with the resources for pursuing potential acquisition opportunities. Financial information was not disclosed.

hr

Workforce optimization software developer EG Solutions will be acquired by Verint Systems (Nasdaq:VRNT) for $33.2 million. EG has reported LTM revenues for the period ended January 31 2017 of $10.3 million, representing an LTM revenue multiple of 2.8x.

security

Digital identity management solutions company ForgeRock has raised $88 million in Series D funding led by Accel Partners with participation from KKR, Meritech Capital Partners, and Foundation Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount.

business services

healthcare consulting

The Netherlands-based clinical research services provider Viroclinics has been acquired by Parcom Capital. The acquisition will provide Viroclinics with the resources for expanding its presence internationally. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

it consulting

UK-based managed IT services company The Bunker has raised an undisclosed investment from Palantine Private Equity. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence geographically.

training

Medication advisory and learning solutions company Therapeutic Research Center will be acquired by Levine Leichtman Capital Partners from Francisco Partners. The acquisition will provide TRC with the resources for expanding its program offerings. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

training

Electrical training courses provider Trade Skills 4U has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Palantine Private Equity. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within the UK.

training

UK-based IT and life sciences training company YouTrain will be acquired by GP Strategies Corporation. The acquisition will provide GP Strategies with an expanded geographic presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.