Mergers And Acquisition

Farfetch runs to $250m Stadium Goods acquisition
The fashion e-commerce platform has agreed to buy Stadium Goods less than two years after its $4.6m series A round, handing exits to LMVH and Chernin Group.
Tripping arrives at HomeToGo
HomeToGo has acquired Recruit-backed holiday home rental platform Tripping for an undisclosed sum, while also raising an amount likely to be about $120m.
ResMed procures Propeller for $225m
The acquisition of respiratory management system developer Propeller Health will provide exits for McKesson, Aptar Pharma, Hikma, GlaxoSmithKline, Walgreens and 3M.
Analysis: Autodesk lays out $875m PlanGrid acquisition
Collaboration platform for the construction industry PlanGrid was acquired by software developer Autodesk for $875m.
Bustle forks out $5m to buy Mic Network
Bustle has agreed to buy Mic for $5m, marking a significant down valuation for the news publisher backed by Axel Springer, Hakuhodo, You & Mr Jones, Time Warner and WPP.
Corel to buy Cisco-backed Parallels
Corel will buy the cloud software developer in a deal that would see Ingram Micro and Cisco exit.
Red Hat onboards Noobaa
Data storage business Noobaa, which counts Akamai and OurCrowd among its shareholders, has been acquired by Red Hat.
Movinga locates $17m round
Rocket Internet has returned for a $17m funding round, just over a year after contributing to a $26.4m round, with the money going towards acquisitions of rivals including Move24.

Other News

Wuxi NextCode programs $200m series C
Ireland Strategic Investment Fund has led a $200m series C round for Wuxi NextCode after the latter’s acquisition of ISIF and GV-backed Genomics Medicine Ireland.
Enlivex dashes towards Bioblast Pharma
Enlivex Therapeutics is set to conduct a reverse merger with publicly traded Bioblast Pharma, which will be renamed to Enlivex following the transaction.
Aviva nets majority stake in portfolio company Neos
Aviva has agreed to buy a majority stake in home protection platform provider backed by its own corporate venturing fund as well as Munich Re.
Jelli gets to iHeartMedia in acquisition deal
The radio ad marketplace operator has agreed to an acquisition by one of its investors, iHeartMedia, with Intel Capital and Universal Music also set to exit.
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.
Legrand nets portfolio company Netatmo
Legrand has acquired its portfolio company Netatmo for an undisclosed amount, three years after the corporate led the smart home device maker's $32m series B round.

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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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