Monday, October 22, 2018

Helpling, a cleaning startup, acquires its rival Hassle for $35.5 million

On Thursday, Germany-based Rocket Internet's Helpling, a startup that connects customers with cleaners acquired its rival London-based cleaning company Hassle for $35.5 million. Founded by German entrepreneurs Benedikt Franke and Philip Huffmann, Helpling is one...

Infosys acquires Noah Consulting for a deal worth $70 million

Today, Indian IT pioneer Infosys announced its acquisition of Noah Consulting, a US-based oil and gas consulting firm for a all-cash deal worth to be $70 million. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Noah Consulting is a...

Activision Blizzard acquires King Digital, the parent company of Candy Crush Saga for $5.9B

Gaming company Activision Blizzard is all set to acquire King Digital Entertainment, parent company of Candy Crush Saga for $5.9 billion in cash. It is a well-known fact that Candy Crush is one of the...

Ronnie Screwvala’s Arre bought Apalya Tech in all cash deal

The yet to be launched the digital media company, Ronnie Scewvala's Arre, has bought video delivery company, Apalya Technologies in all cash deal.

Standard Pacific and The Ryland Group announces merger of equal deal

On Sunday, two giant homebuilders of USA Standard Pacific and The Ryland Group have announced a merger of equal in a deal. The two companies combine to form a single organization that would value...
Gaia smart cities

Gaia Smart Cities acquires Netcore’s IoT Business

Gaia Smart Cities, Mumbai based smart solution provider has acquired the IoT business of Netcore, the company providing communication tools to business organizations.

Transplace acquires M33 Integrated for amount unknown

Transplace, Transportation management firm has acquired M33 Integrated, a third-party logistics provider. Financial terms of the transactions has not been disclosed. Based in Greenville, M33 Integrated offers a strategic combination of technology tools, intelligence and...

Amazon Prime Video acquires broadcasting rights for AMC’s ‘Into the Badlands’

Amazon Prime Video has acquired AMC's "Into the Badlands" exclusive broadcasting rights in the UK from Entertainment One Television. The financial terms of the deal has not been disclosed. More or less based on the...

Monotype to acquire Olapic for $130 Million

Monotype, US based publically traded company working on font designs and tech has acquired Olapic for $130 Million in cash and additional $19 million in stocks.

Giftxoxo Acqui-Hires BookMyInterest

Giftxoxo, Bangalore based gifting platform has acqui-hired BookMyInterest, an online portal for hobbies and activities related services.