Top 15 M&A deals of 2015 H1 announced
Energy and healthcare deals dominate M&A landscape as global activity soars
JetSmarter closed round B for $20M
Investors include the Saudi Royal Family, several unnamed entertainment moguls and Jay-Z
All-in-One Travel Jacket Raised $1 Million on Kickstarter
All-in-One Travel Jacket Raised $1 Million on Kickstarter for only 3 days!
Telkom Indonesia creates a venture capital business on $ 75 million
The company plans to invest in e-commerce startups
Lockheed Martin to buy Sikorsky Aircraft for more than $8 Billion
Lockheed Martin Corp., the largest U.S. defense contractor, has agreed to buy United Technologies Corp.'s Sikorsky Aircraft of Stratford for more than $8 billion
American BlackRock fund took up Luxoft shares
American BlackRock fund took up Luxoft shares equal to 6% for $130 mln
US venture capital funds raised $ 10.3 billion in the second quarter
It was the most successful quarter since late 2007
Uber has raised $5.5B - nearly as much as all other US on-demand startups combined
Uber completely dwarfs the rest of the pack competing for a piece of the on-demand economy.
Global M&A transaction: the main mergers and acquisitions of the day - July 2, 2015
Data about M&A transactions and contracts for the Thursday, July 2, 2015
PayPal to acquire Xoom for $890 million
The transaction value is 21% higher than the current market price of Xoom
Cisco acquires OpenDNS - cloud security company for $635M
Networking technology giant Cisco has announced that it’s acquiring cloud-based security company OpenDNS in a deal worth $635 million.