2012, tigers do not nap, competition is more intense. Even for the industry leader, who can not guarantee forever leading. But the good news is that big companies are willing to start investment or acquisition of outstanding entrepreneurial companies, rather than from the team a copy, which makes the 2012 cold warm outflow of capital market.
traditional Internet companies invest a lot of money for external investment or acquisition of start-up companies, either because of financial returns, or for strategic or business layout considerations.
is the largest database startup 17Startup recently released "2012 China Internet venture investment" inventory, inventory of Tencent, Alibaba, Baidu, Shanda, Qihoo 360 and other 5 Chinese large Internet Co investment in recent years, attempts to reveal the distribution and trend of large companies.
Tencent: invest heavily in the domestic growth phase of the company, foreign startups; do LP
Tencent began in 2011 of domestic and foreign investment in the field, covering all areas of mobile Internet, games, e-commerce, tourism, domestic investment in the growth stage or even listed companies, hundreds of millions, or direct purchase, do business with the layout or position; and DST YC, will be foreign investment cooperation in Southeast Asia, Silicon Valley other startups.
will also serve as LP, including investment innovation workshops, DST, as well as Gree, DCM, KDDI and other common establishment of A-fund funds, etc..
Electronic Commerce: beautiful said, the sale of treasure, happy net, good music to buy, mother network, Kelan diamond network, traveler network, five hundred city 3C electrical network, the same way network, eLong
game: hot cool, clouds, star, easy music network, network technology
mobile Internet: Le frog, brush master
: innovation workshops, Jinshan, Huayi Brothers, love to help network, and the six degrees of science and technology
domestic acquisitions or holdings:
Electronic Commerce: Yi Xun, Gaopeng (F group)
game: Game Valley
mobile Internet: Brush wizard, pass card, magic music phone housekeeper
: DNSPod, Comsenz
foreign investment: Silicon Valley, Asian companies are mostly
game: Riot Games, Epic Games, ZAM, Raptr, Kamcord, Level Up, Studio Hon, Reloaded Studios, Toppig, Nextplay, Redduck, Eyedentity Games, GH Hope Island,