Daily Deal Activity 11/13/17

Digital Media/Commerce

digital marketplaec

Car-sharing marketplace Car Next Door has raised $2.3 million in a round of funding from Caltext Australia and Investible. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence domestically.

digital marketplaec

Homeware and lifestyle products marketplace Trouva has raised $10 million in a round of funding from Index ventures, Octopus Investments, Playfair Capital, and BGF Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within the UK.

ecommerce

Craft supplies eCommerce company Blitsy has been acquired by arts and crafts retailer A.C. Moore Arts & Crafts. The acquisition will provide A.C. Moore with expanded digital capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

ecommerce

Beauty and nutrition company HUM Nutrition has raised $5 million in Series A funding from CircleUp Growth Partners, Imaginary Ventures, and Strand Equity Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for hiring talent.

ecommerce

UK-based direct-to-consumer menswear brand Pretty Green has raised $13.1 million in a round of funding from Rockpool Investments. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

mobile content/apps, ecommerce

Real estate insurance policy and mortgage payment solutions app Canopy has raised and undisclosed amount of funding from Round Hill Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within the UK.

mobile content/apps, niche content

Sports content crowdsourcing platform ScoreStream has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Intel Capital, Avalon Ventures, Sinclair Broadcasting, R/GA, and Verizon Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for product development.

social media/apps

Shared housing app Roomi has raised $11 million in a round of funding from Atami Capital, Rosecliff Ventures, Townsquare Media, DCM, and Great Oaks Venture Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within the US.

Marketing Technology

mrm/workflow management

Timely, a developer of time tracking solutions for freelancers, has raised $7 million in a round of funding from Movac. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its sales and marketing divisions.

Search & Discovery

China-based product and image recognition platform developer Malong Technologies has raised $33 million in a round of funding from SoftBank. The company will use the new round of funding for product development efforts.

sfa/lead management

Tacton, a developer of sales configuration solutions for the manufacturing industry, has raised $12 million in a round of funding from GRO Capital and Kirk Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

teleservices/eservices, legal

France-based complaints filing platform Demander Justice has raised $3.2 million in a round of funding from Partech Partners, Tekton Ventures, and NextStage. The company will use the new round of funding for product development efforts.

agency & marketing services

public relations

Plowshare Group, a provider of advertising services for nonprofit organizations and government agencies, has been acquired by Publicis. The acquisition will see PlowShare integrated into Publics Health. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

traditional media

entertainment media

Film and scripted television production company Sienna Films has been acquired by Kew Media Group for $4.7 million. The acquisition will be complementary to Kew Media’s film production portfolio. Financial information was not disclosed.

entertainment media

China-based web drama and online movie producer Tmeng.cn has raised $13.5 million in a round of funding from DT Capital Partners and SAIF Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for developing new content.

Software

cloud computing

Machine intelligence solutions company Graphcore has raised $50 million in a round of Sequoia Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for product development initiatives and expanding headcount.

collaboration

Zephyr has acquired the Capture of Jira software testing and collaboration solutions division of Atlassian. The acquisition will provide Zephyr with an expanded presence within Australia. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

erp

Flightdocs, provider of a SaaS-based maintenance tracking solution to the business aviation industry, has raised $10 million in a round of funding from Argentum. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

financial

Eque2, a provider of business management software for the construction and contracting industries, has been acquired by UK-based private equity firm LDC for $21 million. Financial information was not disclosed.

geo-demo

UK-based digital mapping company Mapmechanics has been acquired by marketing services company CACI. The acquisition will be complementary to CACI’s existing location planning services offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

healthcare

Genome data sequencing software Genialis has raised $2.3 million in a round of funding from Redalpine Venture Capital, First Star Venture Capital, and Pikas. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount.

legal

Document automation software company HotDocs has been acquired by practice management software company Abacus Data Systems. The acquisition will provide Abacus with an expanded offering for the legal and corporate sectors. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

security

Canada-based networking and security solutions provider Conexsys has been acquired by Optiv Security. The acquisition will provide Optiv with an expanded international presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

security

DEV/CON Detect, a provider of security solutions for digital advertising, has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Las Olas Venture Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations.

security

Threat intelligence platform ThreatQuotient has raised $30 million Series C funding from New Enterprise Associates, Adams Street Partners, Cisco Investments, and NTT DOCOMO Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding marketing and sales initiatives.

business services

it consulting

IT consulting and managed services provider Secure-24 has been acquired by NTT Communications Corporation. The acquisition will provide NTT with an expanded presence geographically. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

it consulting

IT project management company Tilson has raised $3.5 million in a round of funding from Rand Capital and CEI Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence geographically.

staffing

Executive search and staffing firm Vaco has been acquired by Olympus Partners from Quad-C Management. The acquisition will provide Vaco with the resources for expanding its geographic presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

training

Filmmaker academy and video licensing platform Story & Heart has been acquired by Inmagine Group. The acquisition will provide Inmagine with expanded footage for marketing campaigns. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Daily Deal Activity 11/10/17

Digital Media/Commerce

ecommerce

Online fashion sales platform Carnet De Mode has been acquired by France-based Bagora. The acquisition will provide Carnet De Mode with the resources for expanding its presence internationally. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

ecommerce

Fatfish Global Ventures has acquired a majority stake in Sweden-based young consumers-focused eCommerce site iSecrets. The acquisition will provide iSecrets with the resources for expanding its customer base within Europe. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

ecommerce, financial

The Guarantors, provider of a lease guarantee platform for the real estate industry, has raised $11.7 million in a round of funding from White Star Capital, Alven Capital, SilverTech Ventures, Global Founds Capital, and Partech Ventures.

ecommerce

Turkey-based specialty foods eCommerce platform Tulumba.com has been acquired by Ablak Holdings. The acquisition will provide Tulumba.com with the resources for expanding its presence internationally. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

gaming

Narrative-based mobile games development company Pixelberry Studios has been acquired by NEXON. The acquisition will see Pixelberry Studios integrated into NEXON Korea Corporation. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

gaming

Independent game development studio Respawn Entertainment has been acquired by Electronic Arts. The acquisition will provide EA with an expanded portfolio of shooter and action titles. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

mobile content/apps

China-based video and photo editing app Versa has raised $4.5 million in a round of funding from Sequoia Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for hiring talent and product development.

social media/apps, mobile content/apps

China-based Bytedance will acquire video sharing social media platform Musical.ly from Cheetah Mobile in a transaction valued between a reported $800 million and $1 billion. The acquisition will see Musical.ly integrated into Toutiao. Bytedance will also acquire news aggregator application News Republic from Cheetah Mobile (NYSE:CMCM) for $86.6 million. Financial information was not disclosed.

social media/apps

Snap (NYSE:SNAP) has received a $2 billion post-IPO equity investment from Tencent. The transaction will see Tencent increase its stake in Snap a further 12 percent. Tencent’s total holdings in the company have not been disclosed.

digital advertising

affiliate/cpa network

Financial services-focused affiliate marketing company BeyondBits Media has been acquired by online performance marketing company Catena Media for $16.6 million. The acquisition will be complementary to Catena Media’s vertical market expansion strategy. Financial information was not disclosed.

local search

UK-based restaurant recommendation application Twizoo will be acquired by travel search site Skyscanner. The acquisition will be complementary to Skyscanner’s existing social content capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Marketing Technology

search & discovery

OLAmobile has acquired a majority stake in Portugal-based computer vision solutions company EyeSee. The acquisition will be complementary to OLAmobile’s existing pattern recognition capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

agency & marketing services

digital agency

Digital marketing services company Be Heard Group will acquire UK-based creative and digital design agency The Corner. The acquisition will provide Be Heard with an expanded client base. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

general agency

Marketing agency Bulldawg Marketing has been acquired by event services company Hirschfeld Marketing. The acquisition will provide Hirschfeld with an expanded geographic presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

traditional media

entertainment media

Italy-based live concerts and musical television production company Friends & Partners has been acquired by leisure events company Eventim. The acquisition will provide Eventim with an expanded presence within Europe. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

entertainment media

Entertainment distribution services provider Gravitas Ventures has been acquired by Germany-based Red Arrow Entertainment Group. The acquisition will provide Red Arrow with an expanded presence within the US. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

entertainment media

Music licensing and publishing company Zync Music has received an undisclosed equity investment from independent music rights company Round Hill Music. The company will use the investment proceeds for expanding operations.

Software

healthcare

Digital health company Welkin Health has raised $12 million in a round of funding from Thrive Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for product development initiatives and expanding headcount.

software development tools

API design and testing platform Restlet has been acquired by IT integration solutions company Talend (Nasdaq:TLND). The acquisition will be complementary to Talend’s existing Data Fabric offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

information

engineering/scientific/tech information

Management consulting and market research firm ADI Analytics has acquired Chemical Market Resources, a provider of information and consulting services to the chemical, petrochemical, and plastics industries. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

business services

hr consulting

FFL Partners has acquired a majority stake in human resources services provider Proservice Hawaii. The acquisition will provide Proservice Hawaii with the resources for expanding operations. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

it consulting

Cloud infrastructure services company Ajubeo has been acquired by data center services company Green House Data. The acquisition will provide Green House with expanding international presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

it consulting

Digital transformation services company K2 Digital has been acquired by wealth management software and consulting services company PureFacts Financial Solutions. The acquisition will provide PureFacts with an expanded geographic presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

training

Eurazeo will acquire a majority stake in China-based experiential education services company WorldStrides. The acquisition will provide WorldStrides with the resources for expanding its presence internationally. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Daily Deal Activity 11/09/10

Digital Media/Commerce

digital marketplace

Enthusiast websites media company VerticalScope has acquired community-focused buying and selling platform VarageSale. The acquisition will be complementary to VeritcalScope’s existing marketplace portfolio. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

ecommerce

Sweden-based online pet supplies company VetZoo has been acquired by pet specialty retailer Musti ja Mirri. The acquisition will provide Musti ja Mirri with an expanded digital offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

mobile content/apps, healthcare

Digital health app Natural Cycles has raised $30 million in a round of funding from EQT Ventures, Sunstone, E-ventures, and Bonnier Growth Media. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

social media/apps

Media and e-signatures app Twignature has raised $3 million in a round of funding from private investors. The company will use the new round of funding for product development efforts and expanding headcount.

digital advertising

vertical search

Hotel and travel accommodations search engine Hotelscan has been acquired by Switzerland-based Lastminute.com Group. The acquisition will be complementary to Lastminute.com’s metasearch portfolio. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Marketing Technology

content management

Video search solutions company Vidrovr has raised $1.3 million in a round of funding from
Samsung NEXT
, Verizon Ventures, and Social Starts. The company will use the new round of funding for hiring talent.

product/price software

Broker Genius, provider of a pricing technology platform for the secondary ticket markets, has raised $15 million in Series A funding from Volition Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for product development efforts.

search & discovery

Search experience tools developer Swiftype has been acquired by open source search solutions provider Elastic. The acquisition will be complementary to Elastic’s Elasticsearch offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

agency & marketing services

digital agency

Malaysia-based creative consulting and digital marketing services provider Immerse Group has neem acquired by Havas. The acquisition will provide Havas with an expanded international presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

digital agency

Belgium-based digital marketing services provider NewFusion has been acquired by advertising analytics services company LiveReach Media. The acquisition will provide LiveReach with an expanded international presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

experiential marketing

Event and retail experience services provider Helios Interactive has been acquired by brand experience provider The Freeman Companies. The acquisition will provide The Freeman Companies with an expanded geographic presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

public relations

Marketing and communications firm NeoNiche Strategies has been acquired by CAT Corporation. The acquisition will be complementary to CAT’s in-house brand strategy division. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

social agency

Mountaingate Capital-backed digital marketing agency EliteSEM has acquired social advertising agency OrionCKB. The acquisition will provide EliteSEM with an expanded offering for the eCommerce and lead generation verticals. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

traditional media

consumer magazine publishing

Magazine publishing and marketing services company PAPER Communications has been acquired by ENTtech Media Group. The acquisition will provide ENTech with an expanded print media portfolio. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Software

big data

Embodied Intelligence, a provider of robotics-focused artificial intelligence software, has raised $7 million in a round of funding from Amplify Partners, Lux Capital and A.Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for hiring talent.

data management

Cloud and data storage solutions platform Crux Informatics has raised $10 million in Series A funding from Goldman Sachs Principal Strategic Investments. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations.

data management

Digital performance management solutions provider Dynatrace has acquired session recording and web archiving solution Qumram. The acquisition will be complementary to Dynatrace’s existing application performance monitoring tools offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

data management

Security and data protection solutions provider Barracuda Networks (NYSE:CUDA) has acquired cloud archiving and analytics company Sonian. The acquisition will be complementary to Barracuda’s cloud archiving and email security capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

financial

Finance and accounting platform ScaleFactor has raised $2.5 million in a round of funding from Next Coast Ventures, Techstars Ventures, Firebrand Ventures, Matchstick Ventures, and Flyover Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for product development.

financial

Germany-based corporate payments and cash flows platform Treasury Intelligence Solutions has raised $12 million in a round of funding from 83North, Target Partners, and Zobito. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within the US.

hr

Cornerstone OnDemand (Nasdaq:CSOD) has received a $300 million investment from Silver Lake and LinkedIn. The company will use the investment proceeds for focusing on growth initiatives while launching a $100 million share buyback program.

hr

Recruitment solutions developer Sourceress has raised $3.5 million in a round of funding from Lightspeed Venture Partners, Y Combinator, and Endure Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding marketing initiatives.

security

Cyber threat intelligence solutions company EclecticIQ has raised $16.3 million in a round of funding from Keen Venture Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount and operations.

security

Data security company Enveil has raised $4 million in a round of funding from Thomas Reuters, Bloomberg Beta, and DataTribe. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations.

security

SaaS-based predictive email defense platform Vade Secure has raised $12 million in a round of funding from ISAI. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within North America and Japan.

software development tools

The Netherlands-based prototype design tools provider Frameri has raised $9.3 million in a round of funding from Accel Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

information

financial information

UK-based used vehicle database Cazana.com has raised $2.3 million in a round of funding from Origin Capital and Passion Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within Europe.

hr information

Careers information and guidance solutions company CASCAID has been acquired by career development solutions provider Xello. The acquisition will provide Xello with an expanded international presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

business services

bpo

Outsourcing services provider Motif has been acquired by TeleTech (Nasdaq:TTEC). The acquisition will provide TeleTech Services Corporation with an expanded presence within India. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Daily Deal Activity 11/08/17

Digital Media/Commerce

digital marketplace, social media/apps

Quidd, provider of a platform for buying and trading digital goods, has raised $13 million in a round of funding from Sequoia Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for product development initiatives.

ecommerce

Real estate brokerage and technology company Compass has raised $100 million in a round of funding from Fidelity Investments, IVP, and Wellington Management. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence geographically.

ecommerce

Online men’s fashion platform Frontmen.com has been acquired by RNB Retail and Brands. The acquisition will see Frontmen.com integrated into RNB’s Man of A Kind division. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

wcommerce

On-demand Airbnb management services company Hostmaker has raised $15 million in Series B funding from Sansiri, Gaw Capital, DN Capital, and Ventech. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within Asia.

gaming

Social games developer Zynga has acquired the Card Game Studio gaming division of mobile gaming company Peak Games for $100 million. The acquisition will provide Zynga with an expanded mobile titles offering. Financial information was not disclosed.

gaming, training

Educational games developer Motion Math has been acquired by Curriculum Associates. The acquisition will see Motion Math integrated into Curriculum Associates’ classroom programs division i-Ready. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

mobile content/apps, financial

Personal finance management company Fisdom has raised $4 million in a round of funding from Accion Frontier Inclusion Fund, Qunona Capital, and Saama Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount.

social media/apps

Fan-initiated concert making platform MyMusicTaste has raised $11 million in a round of funding from KTB Network, Stonebridge, SoftBank, and Formation 8. The company will use the funding for expanding its presence internationally.

Marketing Technology

analytics & targeting

Mobile engagement and marketing platform Leanplum has raised $47 million in a round of funding from Norwest Venture Partners, Canaan Partners, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, and Shasta Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for product development.

commerce management

SaaS-based eCommerce monitoring platform TrackStreet has raised $2 million in a round of funding from Okapi Capital, Stage Venture Partners, and SaaS Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount.

content management

User-generated content marketing platform Yotpo has raised $51 million in Series D funding from Bessemer Venture Partners, Marker LLC, Vintage Partners, Blumberg Capital, Access Industries, and Rhodium. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

mrm/workflow management

Appoint scheduling software provider Coconut Software has raised $3.3 million in a round of funding from Information Venture Partners and ScaleUp Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within Canada.

search & discovery

Giaran, a provider of facial recognition technology for the cosmetics industry, has been acquired by Shiseido. The acquisition will provide Shiseido with expanded consumer experience capabilities. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

teleservices/eservices

I.am+, a developer of customer service voice assistant solutions, has raised $117 million in a round of funding from undisclosed investors. The company will use the new round of funding for product development.

agency & marketing services

digital agency

Germany-based Cinteo, a provider of digital marketing and sales solutions for Mercedes-Benz products and services, has been acquired by Daimler. The acquisition will be complementary to Damiler’s in-house marketing division. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

digital agency

Brand strategy services provider Riddle & Bloom has been acquired by private equity firm Teall Investments. The acquisition will provide Riddle & Bloom with the resources for expanding its presence geographically. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

general agency

Digital marketing services agency Fosina Marketing Group has acquired marketing and advertising firm Agency212. The acquisition will be complementary to Fosina’s existing customer acquisition and retention service offerings. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

loyalty/retention

Rollick Outdoor, provider of an online marketing and in-store experience platform for manufacturers, has raised $5 million in a round of funding from Silverton Partners, Autotech Ventures, Troy Capital Partners, and Capital Factory. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its sales division.

traditional media

broadcast television

UK-based private equity firm Abercross Holdings has acquired a majority stake in India-based television programming company B4U Media. The acquisition will provide B4U with the resources for expanding programming domestically. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

entertainment media

Music label company Red House Records will be acquired by music publishing company Compass Records Group. The acquisition will provide Compass with an expanded artist portfolio. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Software

application management

Log management platform LogDNA has raised $7 million in a round of funding from Initialized Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its marketing, sales, and engineering divisions.

big data

Big data-as-a-service company Qubole has raised $25 million in a round of funding from Norwest Venture Partners, Singtel Innov8, Harmony Partners, Charles River Ventures, and Lightspeed Venture Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within Southeast Asia.

data management

Israel-based data beaming technology platform Equalum has raised $5 million in a round of funding from Innovation Endeavors and GE Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations.

engineering

Electrical engineering simulation and product lifecycle software developer IGE+XAO Group has been acquired by Schneider Electric. The acquisition will see IGE+XAO integrated into Schneider Electric Industries. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

financial

Software and payment processing solutions company ABC Financial Services has been acquired by Thoma Bravo. The acquisition will provide ABC with the resources for expanding its presence within North American and Europe. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

financial

Property manager task management platform provider Evercondo has been acquired by FRONTSTEPS. The acquisition will be complementary to FRONTSTEPS’ existing offering for homeowners. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

financial, crm

UK-based No Agent, provider of a management platform for landlords, has raised $1.1 million in a round of funding from private investors. The company will use the new round of funding for product development efforts.

financial

Cloud-based accounting and book keeping platform Streamed will be acquired by online personal accounting solutions company Money Forward. The acquisition will provide Money Forward with an expanded customer base. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

geo-demo

3D geospatial data analytics company Enview has raised $6 million in a round of funding from Crosslink Capital, Lemnos, and Promus Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for product development.

healthcare

Patient analytics software company Rightway Healthcare has raised $2 million in a round of funding from UHNW. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within North America.

healthcare, financial

Patient financial health platform VisitPay has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Norwest Venture Partners and Ascension Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for hiring talent.

software nec

SaaS-based network traffic monitoring solutions provider ECaTS has been acquired by West Corporation. The acquisition will be complementary to West Corporation’s Public Safety Answering Point operations. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

business services

hr consulting

Germany-based Career Partner, a provider of human resource development and education services, has been acquired by Oakley Capital Investments. The acquisition will provide Career Partner with the resources for expanding its presence internationally. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

it consulting

Oracle NetSuite services and solutions company First Hosted has been acquired by audit, tax, and consulting firm RSM UK. The acquisition will provide RSM with an expanded geographic presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

it consulting

Mobile app development services provider Raizlabs has been acquired by customer experience agency RightPoint Consulting. The acquisition will provide RightPoint with an expanded mobile and emerging technologies solution offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

staffing

Executive search and recruitment agency OrthoExecutive has acquired healthcare industry executive search agency Crowther Ballantyne Associates. The acquisition will provide OrthoExecutive with an expanded international presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

training

Education technology company Panorama Education has raised $16 million in a round of funding from Emerson Collective, Spark Capital, Owl Ventures, and SoftTechVC. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations.

Daily Deal Activity 11/07/17

Digital Media/Commerce

ecommerce

China-based online travel agency Phoenix Travel Worldwide has raised $105 million in a round of funding from CITIC Capital, Haier Capital, Lenovo, and Legend Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence within Asia.

gaming

Chat and messaging platforms games developer Mojiworks has raised $2.8 million in a round of funding from Balderton Capital, Lifeline Ventures, and Sunstone Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding operations.

mobile content/apps, fiancial

UK-based mobile banking company Monzo has raised $82.3 million in a round of funding from Goodwater Capital, Stripe, Passion Capital, Thrive Capital, and Orange Digital Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its customer base.

mobile content/apps, fiancial

Retirement investments app developer Vault Investments has been acquired by micro-investing app Acorns. The acquisition will provide Acorns with an expanded international presence. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

digital advertising

local search

China-based short-term site rental services platform Putiandi has raised $13.6 million in a round of funding from Eastern Bell Venture Capital, PGA, and GoHigh Fund. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding headcount.

Marketing Technology

analytics & targeting

Consumer intelligence and insights platform Resonate has raised $8 million in a round of funding from Argentum Capital Partners, Revolution Growth, and Greycroft Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for go-to-market initiatives.

product/price software

Merchandise monitoring and retail data collection platform ThirdChannel has raised $7 million in a round of funding from Fung Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence geographically.

agency & marketing services

digital agency, retail services

BrandShop, a full service digital commerce provider for consumer brands, has been acquired by Beringer Capital from Veronis Suhler Stevenson Partners. The acquisition will provide BrandShop with the resources for continuing to scale its direct-to-consumer digital commerce services for established and aspiring brands. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

traditional media

digital place-based media, mobile technology

Smart cities technology and media company Intersection has raised $150 million in a round of funding from Graham Holdings Company, ArrowMark Partners, and NewSpring. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

Software

application management

Data and application integration platform Jitterbit has raised $25 million in a round of funding from KKR. The company will use the new round of funding for building out its sales division and expanding its presence internationally.

collaboration

StoneCalibre has acquired software-based unified communication solutions provider Applied Voice & Speech Technologies. The acquisition will see Applied Voice integrated into XMedius Solutions. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

data management

Software-defined block storage solutions provider Excelero has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Qualcomm Ventures. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its marketing and sales divisions.

data management

Data management and archive solutions company StrongBox Data Solutions has raised $27 million in a round of funding from FTQ and Partner One Capital. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its presence internationally.

engineering

Engineering information management software BlueCielo has been acquired by facilities management software provider Accruent. The acquisition will provide Accruent with an expanded presence within Europe. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

engineering

Bytronics, a provider of software solutions to the energy and utility industries, has been acquired by irth Solutions. The acquisition will provide irth with an expanded ticket management solutions offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

financial

Vending management systems developer Cantaloupe Systems will be acquired by USA Technologies (Nasdaq:USAT) for $86.6 million. The acquisition will be complementary to USA’s existing payment technology offering. Financial information was not disclosed.

healthcare

Clinical trials services provider BioClinica has acquired image management solutions provider MDDX. The acquisition will provide BioClinica with an expanded offering for research trials. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

security

Cloudmark, a provider of security solutions for messaging services providers, has been acquired by Proofpoint (Nasdaq:PFPT) for $110 million. The acquisition will provide Proofpoint with an expanded customer base. Financial information was not disclosed.

security

Cybersecurity-as-a-service provider Cyren (Nasdaq:CYRN) has raised $19.6 million in a round of funding from Warburg Pincus. The investment will see Warburg Pincus take an ownership stake of 21.3 percent in the company.

security

Container security solutions company NeuVector has raised $7 million in a round of funding from Hummer Winblad Venture Partners. The company will use the new round of funding for expanding its sales and engineering divisions.

information

engineerging/scientific/tech  information

Oil and gas information provider Oil-Law Records has been acquired by energy industry data analytics company Drillinginfo. The acquisition will be complementary to Drillinginfo’s US-based offerings. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

geo-demo information

Digital Map Products has acquired Mexico Business Directory, provider of a business location information database. The acquisition will provide Digital Map Products with an expanded international offering. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

business services

healthcare consulting

McKesson will acquire the RxCrossroads pharmacy services division of CVS Health in a transaction valued at $735 million. The acquisition will provide McKesson with an expanded range of service offerings. Financial information was not disclosed.

hr consulting

The TEAM Companies, a provider of payroll, business affairs, and technology services to the advertising and entertainment communities, has received an undisclosed investment from TorQuest Partners. The company will use the investment proceeds for expanding its presence geographically.

logistics

Brazil-based trucking services company CargoX has raised $20 million in a round of funding from Goldman Sachs, Soros, Qualcomm Ventures, Agility Logistics, and Valor Capital Group. The company will use the new round of funding for scaling operations.