American Tech company Cisco has acquired Epsagon for $500m. while Hertzliya's Otonomo Technologies merged with Software Aquisition Group Inc. II ahead of its IPO.
Pearlstone, a Jewish retreat center and outdoor education site, is absorbing into Hazon, the country’s largest faith-based environmental organization.
E.ON will continue to search for innovative Israeli startups and technologies for collaboration with the E.ON business units.
The raid on Ynet's offices was reportedly part of an investigation carried out by the Competition Authority surrounding the planned merger of Taboola and Outbrain, two Israeli startups.
Forescout will continue to be led by CEO and president Michael DeCesare following the acquisition.
The past year represented the most prolific year for venture capital funds to date
PepsiCo will now have a chance "to reach consumers beyond the bottle," said PepsiCo President Ramon Laguarta in a statement.
The deal represents the second largest sale or "exit" of an Israeli company, only surpassed by Intel's purchase of Mobileye for $15.3 billion in 2017.
Israel must look outwards for people and ideas if it wants to marry the startup nation to the global economy.
The average price of each transaction fell by about 38%, but there was a slight 9% in the number of transactions this year, up to 131 M&A deals.