Mergers And Acquisition

Intel conducts Ineda Systems acquisition
Samsung Catalyst Fund, Qualcomm Ventures and Cisco Investments have exited the low-power chipmaker in an acquisition of undisclosed size by Intel.
GN Audio records $125m Altia Systems acquisition
GN Audio has acquired Altia Sytems for $125m, providing an exit for Intel Capital, which had backed a $10.7m series B round for the camera maker in 2014.
Demisto heads to Palo Alto for $560m
Palo Alto Networks will acquire the cybersecurity orchestration platform developer, which had raised $69m from investors including Slack and Wipro, for a mixture of cash and stock.
Shell to store Sonnen in acquisition deal
Sonnen is set to be acquired by existing investor Shell for an undisclosed sum, while General Electric, Envision Energy and Inven Capital will also exit.
Catapult Capital catches JibJab
Catapult has partnered St. Cloud Capital to buy the electronic greeting card platform for an undisclosed sum, allowing Sony and Overbrook Entertainment to exit.
DMP maps out Ushr acquisition
Corporate venturing unit GM Ventures is set to exit high-definition mapping software provider Ushr in an acquisition by Dynamic Map Platform.
Scroll rolls up Nuzzel
Mol, DeNA and Digital Garage are exiting the social news platform through an acquisition by Scroll, which will use it to test consumers' interest in content.
Hinge completes Match union
Match Group, which acquired a 51% stake in CAA-backed dating app Hinge last summer, has purchased the remaining shares in the business.

Other News

Euclid goes to WeWork in acquisition
Cox Enterprises, Groupe Arnault and Novel have achieved an exit as location analytics platform Euclid was acquired by WeWork for an undisclosed sum.
HouseMyDog and Gudog to share a kennel
HouseMyDog has merged with fellow dog walking and sitting service provider Gudog, which counts Wayra among its investors.
Spotify lifts Anchor in acquisition deal
The streaming platform has expanded its podcast content with the purchase of GV-backed Anchor, just days after buying Gimlet Media for more than $200m.
Spotify spies Gimlet for $200m acquisition
The streaming platform is in advanced talks to acquire podcast producer Gimlet Media, which has raised $27m from investors including WPP and Graham Holdings, for more than $200m.
Altice catches Molotov to buy majority share
Altice has reportedly acquired a 60% share of the live TV streaming service, while existing shareholders such as Sky will retain a stake in the business.
Unity absorbs Vivox
In-game communication platform Vivox has been acquired by game development technology provider Unity after raising more than $16m from investors including Peacock Equity.

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PlanGrid reveals $875m acquisition blueprint
Autodesk has agreed to acquire the construction management software provider for $875m, providing an exit to investors including Box and Alphabet.
Blackberry seals $1.4bn Cylance purchase
Dell Ventures, Citi Ventures and Capital One Ventures are all set to exit endpoint security software provider after Blackberry agreed an acquisition.
Redlock heads to Palo Alto in $173m acquisition
Dell Technologies Capital will exit Redlock in an acquisition by Palo Alto Networks, five months after it bought another cloud security software developer.
Big Deal: Corporates cash in as Walmart buys $16bn stake…
Walmart invested in the e-commerce platform at a $20.8bn valuation, allowing SoftBank, Naspers and eBay to achieve billion-dollar returns.
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