This Week

closed 4/19/2021 via BusinessWire

Entrust Corporation, acquired WorldReach Software

synopsis: Entrust, a global leader in trusted identity, payments, and data protection, has acquired WorldReach Software, a Canadian company that helps governments and travel service providers create seamless traveler experiences through the digital transformation of the trusted identification process for immigration and border management programs.
buyer: Entrust Corporation
Entrust is a global leader in trusted identity, payment, and data protection. Entrust offers an unmatched breadth of digital security and credential issuance solutions for crossing borders, making purchases, accessing e-government services, and logging into corporate networks. "
target: WorldReach Software
WorldReach is a Canadian software organization that improves the safety, security, and facilitation of international travelers. WorldReach specializes in government travel and citizen services, seamless traveler journey, and digital identity, verification, and onboarding solutions.
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closed 4/19/2021 via The Wichita Eagle

AgEagle Aerial Systems Inc., acquired Measure Global Inc.

synopsis: AgEagle Aerial Systems Inc., an industry leading drone solutions provider, acquired Measure Global Inc., an award-winning aerial intelligence solutions company. Measure enables enterprises to realize the transformative benefits of drone technology through its game-changing Ground Control SaaS solution.
buyer: AgEagle Aerial Systems Inc. (:$1.28)
AgEagle is a provider of drone imagery data analytics for the precision and sustainable agriculture markets. The company designs, produces, distributes and supports technologically-advanced small unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs or drones) that collect valuable information for farmers. "
target: Measure Global Inc.
Measure Global Inc. is an award-winning aerial intelligence solutions company. Measure enables enterprises to realize the transformative benefits of drone technology through its game-changing Ground Control SaaS solution.
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closed 4/16/2021 via BusinessWire

Cadence Design Systems, acquired Pointwise, Inc.

synopsis: Cadence Design Systems, Inc. has acquired Pointwise, Inc., a leader in mesh generation for computational fluid dynamics (CFD). The addition of Pointwise’s technologies and experienced team supports the Cadence Intelligent System Design strategy and further broadens its system analysis portfolio.
buyer: Cadence Design Systems (CDNS:$2,682.89)
Cadence enables global electronic design innovation and plays a role in integrated circuits and electronics. Customers use Cadence software, hardware, IP and services to design and verify advanced semiconductors, consumer electronics, networking and telecommunications equipment and computer systems."
target: Pointwise, Inc.
Pointwise is a provider of mesh generation software for computational fluid dynamics applications. The company's software is used by expert analysts to achieve accurate representations of designs for analysis, leading to superior product quality and performance at a reduced engineering cost.
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announced 4/16/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Nuvei, will acquire Mazooma

synopsis: Nuvei Corporation, the global payment technology partner of thriving brands, is to acquire Mazooma, a payments technology company on a mission to simplify payments. As a leading solution in both igaming and sports wagering, their patented technology can be found on the cashier of igaming and sports wagering operators in the U.S.
buyer: Nuvei (:$375.05)
Montreal-based Nuvei is the global payment technology partner of thriving brands. Its proprietary platform offers direct connections to all major payment card schemes worldwide, supports 455 local and alternative payment methods, and nearly 150 currencies and 40 cryptocurrencies. "
target: Mazooma
Mazooma is a payments technology company on a mission to simplify payments. As a leading solution in both igaming and sports wagering, their patented technology can be found on the cashier of igaming and sports wagering operators in the U.S.
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closed 4/16/2021 via PR Newswire

Edlio, acquired eChalk

synopsis: Edlio has acquired eChalk, a K-12 accessible website and communication company based in New York, NY. The transaction brings together two of the leading providers of accessible school websites, combining decades of experience to better serve school communities.
buyer parent: LLR Partners
buyer: Edlio
Edlio has been the foundation for building trust in K-12 communities for 20 years. Edlio makes it easy for schools and districts to consolidate website management, communication tools, and online payments into one service. "
target: eChalk
eChalk is a premier provider of accessible school websites and communication tools for K-12 schools and districts. eChalk integrates an easy-to-use Content Management System, website accessibility tools, mobile emergency alerts and notifications, and more into a single online platform.
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announced 4/16/2021 via Company Press Release

IBM, will acquire myInvenio

synopsis: IBM announced a definitive agreement to acquire myInvenio, a process mining software company based in Reggio Emilia, Italy. myInvenio Process Mining is the solution to instantly boost the organization’s core business processes by automatically discovering activities and constantly monitoring compliance and performance.
buyer: IBM (IBM:$75,030.00)
IBM is a leading cloud platform and cognitive solutions company. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, they are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world. With Watson, the AI platform for business, powered by data, IBM is building industry-based solutions to real-world problems. "
target: myInvenio
myInvenio is a process mining software company based in Reggio Emilia, Italy. myInvenio Process Mining is the solution to instantly boost the organization’s core business processes by automatically discovering activities and constantly monitoring compliance and performance.
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closed 4/16/2021 via BNC Analysis

Zeepay, acquired Mangwee

synopsis: Zeepay, a mobile financial services company in Ghana, has acquired a 51% stake in Mangwee Mobile Money Zambia, a safe and secure electronic wallet service in Zambia. Mangwee offers a mobile money transfer platform that makes lives easier. Their platform allows users to transfer money, pay bills, make bulk payments, purchase airtime, and more.
buyer: Zeepay
Zeepay is a mobile financial services company in Ghana. Zeepay offers mobile financial services to financially excluded people in Ghana. Their platform is a one stop shop for utility payments, money transfers, transport payments, aid payments, airtime top-off and more. "
target: Mangwee
Mangwee is a safe and secure electronic wallet service in Zambia. Mangwee offers a mobile money transfer platform that makes lives easier. Their platform allows users to transfer money, pay bills, make bulk payments, purchase airtime, and more.
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announced 4/16/2021 via PR Newswire

Siemens Digital Industries, will acquire OneSpin Solutions

synopsis: Siemens Digital Industries Software has signed an agreement with London-based Azini Capital to acquire OneSpin Solutions, a leading provider of formal verification software that helps ensure integrated circuit (IC) integrity and enables functionally correct, safe, trustworthy and secure IC designs.
buyer parent: Siemens AG
buyer: Siemens Digital Industries
Siemens Digital Industries (DI) is an innovation leader in automation and digitalization. Closely collaborating with partners and customers, DI drives the digital transformation in the process and discrete industries. "
target parent: Azini Capital Partners LLP
target: OneSpin Solutions
OneSpin Solutions is a leading provider of formal verification software that helps ensure integrated circuit (IC) integrity and enables functionally correct, safe, trustworthy and secure IC designs.
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closed 4/16/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Afya Limited, acquired Cliquefarma

synopsis: Afya Limited has acquired Cliquefarma, a healthtech company operating a free-to-use website that tracks prescription drugs, cosmetics and personal hygiene product prices in Brazil. Users of Cliquefarma can easily search for medications or healthcare products and compare prices from over 5,000 pharmacies in Brazil.
buyer: Afya Limited (NasdaqGS:AFYA:$210.63)
Afya is a leading medical education group in Brazil based on number of medical school seats, delivering an end-to-end physician-centric ecosystem that serves and empowers students to be lifelong medical learners from the moment they join us as medical students through their medical residency prep. "
target: Cliquefarma
Cliquefarma is a healthtech company operating a free-to-use website that tracks prescription drugs, cosmetics and personal hygiene product prices in Brazil. Users of Cliquefarma can easily search for medications or healthcare products and compare prices from over 5,000 pharmacies in Brazil.
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closed 4/16/2021 via PR Web

Payment Approved Technologies, LLC, acquired Optima Compass Group, LLC

synopsis: Payment Approved Technologies, LLC, a financial technology platform that is spearheading a global digital commerce network, announced that it has acquired Optima Compass Group, LLC, a leading provider of RegTech solutions, including automated Anti-Money Laundering and consulting services.
buyer: Payment Approved Technologies, LLC
Payment Approved™ enables a new way to move money through an innovative global digital commerce network — designed to help businesses access faster, simpler, and more secure payments and money movement around the world. "
target: Optima Compass Group, LLC
Optima Compass Group, LLC is a leading provider of RegTech solutions, including automated Anti-Money Laundering and consulting services. Optima Compass Group creates an easier way to monitor transactions through effective risk-based controls.
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announced 4/15/2021 via Company Press Release

The Blue Book Building and Construction Network will be merged with Dodge Data & Analytics,

synopsis: Dodge Data & Analytics, a data, analytics, news, and intelligence serving the North American commercial construction industry, and The Blue Book Building & Construction Network, an employee-owned enterprise that is the largest most active construction network in the U.S., announced that they are combining their businesses in a merger.
buyer parent: Symphony Technology Group
buyer: Dodge Data & Analytics
Dodge Data & Analytics is the leading provider of data, analytics, news and intelligence serving the North American commercial construction industry. The company’s information enables building product manufacturers, general contractors and subcontractors, architects and engineers to large markets. "
target: The Blue Book Building and Construction Network
The Blue Book Network, an Employee-Owned enterprise, is the largest and most active construction network in the United States. The Blue Book Network provides the commercial construction industry accurate, complete and up-to-date information on the people and products required for their projects.
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closed 4/15/2021 via BusinessWire

EveryAction, acquired GiveGab

synopsis: EveryAction, the fastest-growing and second-largest nonprofit software provider, has acquired GiveGab, an Ithaca-based market leader in nonprofit, community-wide fundraising. GiveGab is the #1 digital solution for Giving Days and year-round fundraising tailored to cause-based organizations, community foundations, and public media outlets.
buyer parent: Insight Venture Partners
buyer: EveryAction
EveryAction offers best-in-class digital, development, and organizing SaaS products, with a unified customer relationship management (CRM) platform that serves nonprofits of all sizes. Headquartered in Washington, D.C., EveryAction is fueled by passionate people who truly care about doing more good."
target parent: Rand Capital Corporation
target: GiveGab
GiveGab is the #1 digital solution for Giving Days and year-round fundraising tailored to cause-based organizations, community foundations, education institutions, hospital foundations, and public media outlets. GiveGab has helped more than 40,000 nonprofits raise over $2 billion for great causes.
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announced 4/15/2021 via BusinessWire

WEX Inc., will acquire Benefit Express Services, LLC

synopsis: WEX, a leading financial technology service provider, is to acquire benefitexpress, a leading provider of highly configurable, cloud-based benefits administration technologies and services.
buyer: WEX Inc. (WEX:$1,553.37)
Powered by the belief that complex payment systems can be made simple, WEX is a leading financial technology service provider across a wide spectrum of sectors, including fleet, travel and healthcare. "
target parent: LLR Partners
target: Benefit Express Services, LLC
benefitexpress is a market-leading benefits administration solutions provider with first-class customer service, industry-leading technology and deep domain knowledge.
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announced 4/15/2021 via BNC Analysis

Vejii Holdings, Inc., will acquire Vegan Essentials

synopsis: Vejii Holdings, Inc., a leading North American online vegan marketplace, will acquire Vegan Essentials, an online vegan store. Vegan Essentials offers over 2,100 high quality animal-free and cruelty-free products at great prices. Their products include meat alternatives, cheese alternatives, seafood, baked goods, snacks, pet food, and more.
buyer: Vejii Holdings, Inc.
Vejii Holdings, Inc. is a leading North American online vegan marketplace. Vejii is focused on providing its customers with easy access to thousands of vegan and plant-based products in one place. They offer plant-based meat, alternative diary, frozen meals, home care products, and more. "
target: Vegan Essentials
Vegan Essentials is an online vegan store. Vegan Essentials offers over 2,100 high quality animal-free and cruelty-free products at great prices. Their products include meat alternatives, cheese alternatives, candy & sweets, seafood, baked goods, snacks, pet food, and more.
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closed 4/15/2021 via BNC Analysis

HRS Group, acquired Itelya GmbH

synopsis: HRS, a corporate lodging platform has acquired Itelya, a travel invoice management services provider, this emphasizes HRS’ standing as a traveler-centric lodging leader and a true financial technology provider. Itelya’s services are used in more than 180 countries.
buyer: HRS Group
HRS, based in Germany, is a corporate lodging platform, that is transforming the financial cycle governing corporate hospitality. In an age of digital transformation and comprehensive data visibility, managed travel has largely lagged behind. "
target: Itelya GmbH
Itelya, based in Germany, is a travel invoice management services provider. They create a whole new world for travel expenses. With smart.billing – a purely cloud-based software – the company facilitates services according to international standards.
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announced 4/15/2021 via Company Press Release

Zscaler, Inc., will acquire Trustdome

synopsis: Zscaler, Inc., the leader in cloud security, will acquire Trustdome, an Israeli cyber security company. Trustdome's Cloud Infrastructure Entitlement Management (CIEM) platform prevents attackers from infiltrating cloud deployments by providing users with full governance over who and what has access to data, apps, and services.
buyer: Zscaler, Inc. (ZS:$536.03)
Zscaler enables organizations to securely transform their networks and applications for a mobile, cloud-first world. Its flagship services, Zscaler Internet Access and Zscaler Private Access, create fast, secure connections between users and applications, regardless of device, location, or network. "
target: Trustdome
Trustdome is an Israeli cyber security company. Trustdome are leading innovators in Cloud Infrastructure Entitlement Management (CIEM). Their CIEM platform prevents attackers from infiltrating cloud deployments by providing users with full governance over who has access to data, apps, and services.
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closed 4/15/2021 via BNC Analysis

UserZoom, acquired EnjoyHQ

synopsis: UserZoom, a startup which has built a platform used by companies like Google, Microsoft, PayPal, Salesforce to help them stay off the bad design radar, has made an acquisition of another experience insights company called EnjoyHQ. EnjoyHQ is the easiest way to search, organize and share customer feedback and user research in one place.
buyer: UserZoom
UserZoom is the all-in-one user experience research and testing platform for the enterprise. Its cloud-based platform provides the quantitative and qualitative insights essential to measuring and improving the user experience. "
target: EnjoyHQ
EnjoyHQ is the easiest way to search, organize and share customer feedback and user research in one place. EnjoyHQ gives teams visibility into what their customers are saying everywhere. EnjoyHQ helps UX and product teams learn from customers faster by streamlining their customer research process.
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closed 4/15/2021 via BusinessWire

WTWH Media, LLC, acquired Mobile Robot Guide

synopsis: Business-to-business publisher WTWH Media announced the acquisition of Mobile Robot Guide (MRG), the leading online resource for news and information about mobile robots, the applications they enable, and industries they support.
buyer: WTWH Media, LLC
WTWH Media LLC is an integrated b2b media company serving the electronics, design engineering, hospitality, life sciences, renewable energy, retail and robotics markets with more than 45+ web sites, 12 events, 7 print publications and custom digital marketing services. "
target: Mobile Robot Guide
The Mobile Robot Guide is a magazine that exists to educate prospective mobile robot buyers about autonomous mobile robots (AMR), AMR applications and vendors. In the magazine one can find the latest news about autonomous mobile robots.
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closed 4/15/2021 via BNC Analysis

Agrosmart, acquired BoosterAgro

synopsis: Agrosmart, a provider of smart farming software in Brazil, has acquired BoosterAgro, an agrometeorological app in Argentina. BoosterAgro helps farmers to make better decisions. They provide digital tools that enable farmers to compare weather forecasts, monitor crops through satellite imagery, and get alerts on insects, weeds and diseases.
buyer: Agrosmart
Agrosmart is a provider of smart farming software in Brazil. Agrosmart offers a mobile solution that uses AI to make agricultural predictions based on data from soil, weather conditions and crops. They help farmers to increase the efficiency of their operations across a diverse range of crops. "
target: BoosterAgro
BoosterAgro is an agrometeorological app in Argentina. BoosterAgro helps farmers to make better decisions and improve efficiency. They provide digital tools that enable farmers to compare weather forecasts, monitor crops through satellite imagery, and get alerts on insects, weeds and diseases.
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announced 4/15/2021 via PR Newswire

SharpLink will be merged with Mer Telemanagement Solutions Ltd.,

synopsis: Mer Telemanagement Solutions Ltd., announced that it has entered into a definitive Agreement and Plan of Merger with SharpLink, Inc., a leading online technology company that works with sports leagues, fantasy sports sites and sports media companies to connect fans to relevant and timely betting content sourced from its sportsbook partners.
buyer: Mer Telemanagement Solutions Ltd. (MTSL:$4.70)
Mer Telemanagement Solutions is a global provider of operations support systems (OSS) for comprehensive telecommunication management and customer care & billing solutions. MTS' OSS is a full-featured customized solution for telecommunications management and customer care & billing. "
target: SharpLink
SharpLink is a leading online technology company that connects sports fans, leagues, and sports websites to relevant and timely sports betting content. SharpLink uses proprietary, intelligent, online technology to convert sports fans into sports bettors for licensed, online sportsbook operators.
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Flipkart, will acquire Cleartrip Travel Services Private Limited

synopsis: Flipkart, India’s homegrown e-commerce marketplace announced the proposed acquisition of Cleartrip, a leading online travel technology company. Flipkart will acquire 100% of Cleartrip’s shareholding, as the company further enhances its investments to strengthen its digital commerce offerings for customers.
buyer parent: Walmart
buyer: Flipkart
The Flipkart Group is one of India’s largest e-commerce marketplace and includes group companies Flipkart, Myntra, Jabong, and PhonePe. Flipkart has enabled millions to be a part of India's e-commerce revolution, offering over 150 million products across 80+ categories. "
target: Cleartrip Travel Services Private Limited
Cleartrip is the leading online travel and leisure aggregator. Founded in 2006, Cleartrip offers its customers a comprehensive and personalized travel experience through its innovative and award-winning mobile and desktop solutions.
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PrimeKey Solutions AB will be merged with Keyfactor,

synopsis: Keyfactor® and PrimeKey® announced their intent to merge under the Keyfactor brand while committing to increased investments across all product lines. Keyfactor is the pioneer of PKI (public-key infrastructure) as-a-Service, and the recognized leader in certificate lifecycle automation and crypto-agility solutions.
buyer: Keyfactor
Keyfactor is the leader in cloud-first PKI-as-a-Service and crypto-agility solutions. Its Crypto-Agility Platform™ empowers security teams to seamlessly orchestrate every key and certificate across their entire enterprise. "
target: PrimeKey Solutions AB
PrimeKey is one of the world’s leading PKI (public-key infrastructure) and signing solutions providers and has developed several innovative products, including EJBCA® Enterprise, SignServer Enterprise, PKI Appliance, PrimeKey SEE and Identity Authority Manager.
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closed 4/9/2021 via BusinessWire

PAR Technology Corporation, acquired Punchh, Inc.

synopsis: PAR Technology Corporation, a global provider of restaurant software, has acquired Punchh Inc., a leader in loyalty and guest engagement solutions. The acquisition makes PAR a unified commerce cloud platform for enterprise restaurants and positions PAR as a leader with integrated point-of-sale, back office, payment, and guest engagement solutions.
buyer: PAR Technology Corporation (PAR:$180.96)
PAR Technology Corporation through its wholly owned subsidiary ParTech, Inc., is a customer success-driven, global technology company with over 100,000 restaurants in more than 110 countries using its point-of-sale hardware and SaaS software. "
target: Punchh, Inc.
Punchh is a leading loyalty and engagement solution for restaurant, retail, and convenience store brands. Punchh creates consistent, modern loyalty experiences to help physical retailers understand their guests and use real data insights to serve them best.
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announced 4/9/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment, will acquire Sonar Entertainment, Inc.

synopsis: Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment, Inc., one of the largest operators of streaming advertising-supported video-on-demand (AVOD) networks, is to acquire the film and television assets of Sonar Entertainment, Inc., a leading independent entertainment studio that develops, produces, finances and distributes premium content for global audiences.
buyer: Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment (CSSE:$66.36)
Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment is a media company building online video-on-demand (“VOD”) networks that provide positive and entertaining video content for all screens. They also curate, produce and distribute long- and short-form video content that brings out the best of the human spirit. "
target: Sonar Entertainment, Inc.
Sonar Entertainment is a leading independent entertainment studio that develops, produces, finances and distributes premium content for global audiences. Sonar Entertainment is the company behind such series as FX’s Taboo and AMC’s The Son.
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closed 4/9/2021 via PR Web

Quiq Incorporated, acquired Snaps

synopsis: Quiq, a leading customer engagement provider used by many consumer brands to power digital customer conversations, has acquired Snaps, a New York-based company that specializes in Conversational AI and NLP-powered automation for Lane Bryant, Live Nation, General Assembly, Clairol, Nioxin, and others.
buyer: Quiq Incorporated
Quiq is the Digital Conversation company, enabling businesses to engage with customers across the most popular digital messaging channels. Quiq is enterprise-grade Saas software that supports SMS/text, Apple Business Chat, Google’s Business Messages, webchat, Facebook, Twitter, Chatbots, and more. "
target: Snaps
Snaps is a leading Conversational Automation Platform for eCommerce. Top eCommerce brands, including Lane Bryant, Live Nation, General Assembly, Clairol, Nioxin and others, use Snaps' enterprise solution to drive more revenue, improve agent efficiency, and increase customer satisfaction.
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closed 4/9/2021 via BusinessWire

Higher Ground Education, acquired FreshGrade Education Inc

synopsis: Higher Ground Education, Inc. has acquired the award-winning digital portfolio and assessment platform, FreshGrade. FreshGrade is an education resource for teachers, students and families that mirrors how people communicate and use technology today, opening a window into the classroom to ensure maximum student engagement and progress.
buyer: Higher Ground Education
Higher Ground Education is an international company focused on modernizing the Montessori education method. Higher Ground owns and operates schools around the world and seeks to develop a platform that sources, secures, and develops back-end support to all Montessori-inspired schools and educators. "
target: FreshGrade Education Inc
FreshGrade is an education resource for teachers, students and families that mirrors how people communicate and use technology today, opening a window into the classroom to ensure maximum student engagement and progress.
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Fathom Realty, LLC, will acquire LiveBy, Inc.

synopsis: Fathom Realty, LLC will acquire hyperlocal data and technology platform, LiveBy, Inc. Following the acquisition, LiveBy will become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Fathom's subsidiary, IntelliAgent. LiveBy pairs local data with its geospatial boundaries to create key insights that help boost website engagement, inform clients, and nurture leads.
buyer: Fathom Realty, LLC (:$176.78)
Fathom Holdings Inc. is the parent company of Fathom Realty Holdings, LLC, a national, virtual, full-service real estate brokerage that leverages proprietary cloud-based software called intelliAgent to operate a Platform as a Service model (PaaS) for the residential real estate industry. "
target: LiveBy, Inc.
LiveBy empowers real estate professionals with the tools to showcase their local expertise. LiveBy makes it fast and simple to display hyper-local content on existing websites and position brands as the go-to source for neighborhood and community information.
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closed 4/9/2021 via BNC Analysis

Bright Health, acquired Zipnosis, Inc.

synopsis: Startup insurer Bright Health has acquired Zipnosis, a company that provides a telehealth platform being used at nearly 60 large health systems across the country. The company offers device-agnostic virtual care aimed at providing both patients and employees greater convenience and efficiency when accessing care.
buyer: Bright Health
Bright Health delivers a smarter, more connected healthcare experience. The company’s affordable health insurance plans, exclusive partnerships with leading health systems, and simple, friendly approach to technology are reshaping how people and physicians achieve better health together. "
target: Zipnosis, Inc.
Zipnosis, which launched in 2009, provides a telehealth platform being used at nearly 60 large health systems across the country. The company offers device-agnostic virtual care aimed at providing both patients and employees greater convenience and efficiency when accessing care.
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Envestnet, Inc., acquired Harvest Savings & Wealth Technologies

synopsis: Envestnet has acquired fintech innovator Harvest Savings & Wealth Technologies, which provides automated goals-based saving tools and wealth solutions to banks, credit unions, trust companies, and other financial institutions. Harvest's offering will be adapted and made available to users throughout Envestnet's unified financial wellness platform.
buyer: Envestnet, Inc. (ENV:$998.23)
Envestnet is transforming the way financial advice and wellness are delivered. The company's mission is to empower advisors and financial service providers with innovative technology, solutions, and intelligence to make financial wellness a reality for everyone. "
target: Harvest Savings & Wealth Technologies
Harvest Savings & Wealth Technologies provides automated goals-based saving and wealth solutions to banks and credit unions. Harvest's platform leverages consumer intent to help financial organizations retain and grow deposits, drive fee and transactional revenue, and lower their operating costs.
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MicroAcquire, LLC, acquired Exitround

synopsis: MicroAcquire, a startup acquisition marketplace, has acquired Exitround, the private, anonymous marketplace for buyers and sellers of technology companies from the small to mid-market.
buyer: MicroAcquire, LLC
Founded in 2020, MicroAcquire is a startup acquisition marketplace. MicroAcquire helps startups find buyers. They will help you start conversations that lead to an acquisition. "
target: Exitround
Exitround is the private, anonymous marketplace for buyers and sellers of technology companies from the small to mid-market.
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Dynamic Quest, acquired Integrated Solutions

synopsis: Dynamic Quest, a managed service provider offering IT and cloud services to enterprises and businesses, has acquired Integrated Solutions, an IT managed service provider that serves small and medium sized businesses. Integrated Solutions offers managed IT, disaster recovery, cybersecurity, and cloud services.
buyer parent: Spire Capital Partners, L.P.
buyer: Dynamic Quest
Dynamic Quest is a managed service provider for IT services to enterprises and mid-sized businesses. Dynamic Quest offers a broad set of services including hosted cloud services, disaster recovery, managed IT, service plans, application support, virtual CIO and security services. "
target: Integrated Solutions
Integrated Solutions is an IT managed service provider that serves small and medium sized businesses. Integrated Solutions offers managed IT, disaster recovery, cybersecurity, and cloud services to businesses across a wide variety of verticals, including medical, legal, manufacturing, and retail.
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OpenTech Alliance, will acquire Adigma io

synopsis: OpenTech Alliance, the leading developer of innovative smart-connected technology solutions for the self storage industry, will acquire Adigma, LLC, a leading digital marketing and technology company. Adigma is a premier marketing services agency working to help companies nationwide implement trackable, creative, and savvy digital marketing.
buyer: OpenTech Alliance
OpenTech Alliance is the leader in automation and call center services for the self storage industry. They help storage owners work smarter by increasing productivity, profitability, and customer satisfaction with innovative technologies designed from the ground up for the self storage business. "
target: Adigma io
Adigma is a marketing agency and technology company. Specializing in Account Based Marketing and multi-location businesses, Adigma uses its platform and machine learning to define customer intent & maximize performance. They also offer ad delivery, content marketing, search optimization, and more.
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Accelalpha, acquired Key Performance Ideas

synopsis: Accelalpha announced that it has completed its acquisition of Key Performance Ideas (KPI) to enhance its Oracle cloud application consulting services. KPI is known for its expertise in the implementation and management of Oracle Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) solutions.
buyer parent: Century Park Capital Partners
buyer: Accelalpha
Accelalpha is a premier Business and IT consulting firm providing services across a breadth of industries. The Company is an ‘Oracle Cloud Excellence’ partner with primary focus on providing end-to-end enterprise solutions leveraging Oracle ERP, OTM, GTM, CPQ and WMS software. "
target: Key Performance Ideas
Key Performance Ideas (KPI) is a premier managed services and IT consulting firm providing support across a breadth of industries including consulting, distribution, education, entertainment, financial services, health care, high tech, insurance, manufacturing, real estate, and utilities.
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closed 4/9/2021 via BusinessWire

Next 15, acquired Shopper Media Group Ltd

synopsis: Next Fifteen Communications Group plc (Next 15), a communications business in London, has acquired Shopper Media Group Ltd (SMG), a group of companies in the UK that specialise in commerce marketing activation. SMG builds shopper marketing campaigns that connects retailers with shoppers at the point of purchase both online and in-store.
buyer: Next 15 (AIM:NFC:$444.63)
Next 15 is a communications business in London. The Group incorporates 19 subsidiary agencies, spanning digital content, marketing, PR, consumer, technology, marketing software, market research, public affairs and policy communications. "
target: Shopper Media Group Ltd
Shopper Media Group (SMG) is a group of companies in the UK that specialise in commerce marketing activation. SMG connects retailers with shoppers at the point of purchase both online and in-store. The group builds successful shopper marketing campaigns for some of the UK's biggest retailers.
price ($mm)
$22
rev ($mm)
$12
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.8x
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/9/2021 via BNC Analysis

Overdrive Marketing, Inc., acquired TheRX.com

synopsis: Overdrive Marketing Inc. has purchased popular online sports wagering portal TheRX.com. TheRX.com has operated one of the world's largest sports betting forums since 1995, and it also provides daily sports news, picks and insight.
buyer: Overdrive Marketing, Inc.
Overdrive Marketing Inc. is a Texas-based that creates whole marketing campaigns oriented to the sports betting fan, providing content, widgets and all the analysis pertinent to specific sporting events worldwide. "
target: TheRX.com
TheRX.com is a popular online sports wagering portal. TheRX.com has operated one of the world's largest sports betting forums since 1995, and it also provides daily sports news, picks and insight.
price ($mm)
$2.40
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 4/9/2021 via BusinessWire

Providence Equity Partners Inc., acquired Nalanda

synopsis: Providence Strategic Growth, the growth equity affiliate of asset management firm Providence Equity Partners, has acquired a majority stake in Nalanda Global, a Spanish provider of supplier risk management software solutions. Nalanda provides cloud document management solutions for supplier’s validation, compliance, time control and invoicing.
buyer: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
Providence is a premier asset management firm with over $44 billion in aggregate capital commitments. Providence has invested in more than 170 companies and is a leading equity investment firm focused on the media, communications, education, software, and services industries. "
target: Nalanda
Nalanda is a Spanish provider of supplier risk management software solutions. Nalanda provides cloud-based document management solutions for business activity coordination, supplier’s validation, compliance, time & access control and electronic invoicing.
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closed 4/9/2021 via Company Press Release

Tanarra Capital, acquired HealthMetrics

synopsis: Australian diversified alternative asset management firm, Tanarra Capital, has acquired a majority stake in Health Metrics, the leading cloud-native, data-driven software solution for the Residential Aged Care, Retirement Village, Home Care, Disability Care and Primary Health Care sectors (“Health & Social Care”) in Australia and New Zealand.
buyer: Tanarra Capital
Tanarra is an Australasian alternative asset manager with over $1.7 bn in funds under management across private equity, private credit, venture capital and selected strategic investments in public companies. Tanarra’s private equity team seeks to partner with growing mid-market businesses. "
target: HealthMetrics
Health Metrics is a leading provider of software solutions to the aged care sector. Health Metrics’ enterprise software solution, eCase, supports the functions of Residential Aged Care, Retirement Villages, Home Care, Disability Care and Primary Health Care for customers of any size.
price ($mm)
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closed 4/9/2021 via finextra.com

Finder, acquired GoBear

synopsis: Finder, a leading comparison site in Australia, has acquired GoBear, a complete and easy-to-use financial services comparison site in Singapore. GoBear features over 100 products from dozens of providers. Their platform allows users to easily search and compare all types of insurance, credit cards, and loans.
buyer: Finder
Finder is a leading comparison site in Australia. Finder helps people around the world make to better financial decisions and improve their lives. Their platform allows users to compare credit cards, savings accounts, loans, online shopping discount and codes, insurance, utilities, travel and more. "
target: GoBear
GoBear is a complete and easy-to-use financial services comparison site in Singapore. GoBear features over 100 products from dozens of providers. Their platform allows users to easily search and compare all types of insurance, credit cards, and loans.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
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closed 4/8/2021 via BNC Analysis

Infoniqa, purchased Swiss Business from The Sage Group plc.

synopsis: The Infoniqa Group, a specialist for HR software and services, has acquired the Swiss arm of Sage, Sage Schweiz AG. Sage is a global market leader for technology that helps businesses of all sizes manage everything from money to people.
buyer parent: Elvaston Capital Management GmbH
buyer: Infoniqa
As a specialist for HR software and services, Infoniqa provides solutions for human resources management, personnel accounting, time management and outsourcing. "
seller: The Sage Group plc. (LSE:SGE:$2,630.12)
Sage is a global market leader for technology that helps businesses of all sizes manage everything from money to people. They accomplish this via Sage Business Cloud, a business management solution comprising Accounting, Sage Intacct, Enterprise Management, People & Payroll, and Payments & Banking.
price ($mm)
$54
rev ($mm)
$32
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.7x
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/8/2021 via BNC Analysis

Guesty, acquired MyVR

synopsis: Guesty, a short-term rental property management platform based in Israel, has acquired property management software MyVR. With the addition of MyVR, Guesty is better positioned to cater to a broader customer base, as well as quickly deliver more advanced features, drive increased standardization, and develop deeper business partnerships.
buyer: Guesty
Tel Aviv-based Guesty is the ultimate property management platform for short-term and vacation rentals. Its end-to-end solution simplifies the complex operational needs that property managers face on a daily basis – from guest communication to task assignment to payment processing. "
target: MyVR
MyVR is a vacation rental software platform with built-in channel management that works with the world's most popular travel sites. MyVR automates workflows at the center of companies' operations, and with a suite of integrated partners and an open API, customers can outpace their competition.
price ($mm)
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closed 4/8/2021 via PR Newswire

ABC Fitness Solutions, acquired FitnessBI

synopsis: ABC Fitness Solutions, LLC, the leading provider of technology and related services for the fitness industry, announced it has acquired Fitness BI, a proven Data Warehouse-as-a-Service platform providing advanced business intelligence and reporting solutions that help more than 1100 clubs make smarter, more strategic business decisions.
buyer parent: Thoma Bravo, LLC
buyer: ABC Fitness Solutions
ABC Fitness Solutions is the premier provider of software and related services for the health and fitness industry. Building on a reputation for excellence in support for clubs and members, ABC is the trusted provider to boost performance, whether a national franchise, regional chain or a local gym."
target: FitnessBI
Fitness BI is the fitness industry's ultimate dashboard solution. With integrations to more than 30 of the most widely adopted software platforms in the industry, Fitness BI provides an all-in-one data solution that is solving complex business challenges.
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closed 4/8/2021 via PR Web

WorthPoint Corporation, acquired History In Photographs

synopsis: WorthPoint Corporation has purchased the assets of HistoryInPhotographs.com (HIP), a digital repository and e-commerce site for more than 50,000 historic photographic images of American life dating from the 1860s. HIP digitally restores the negatives, cleaning away the dirt, blemishes, and discoloration often buried in the original emulsion.
buyer: WorthPoint Corporation
WorthPoint manages the largest online resource for researching, valuing, and preserving antiques, art, and collectibles. The company’s suite of offerings includes a Price Guide, a resource gallery for identifying maker’s marks, autographs, patterns, and symbols (M.A.P.S.), and a digital Library. "
target: History In Photographs
History in Photographs (HIP) is a digital repository and e-commerce site for more than 50,000 historic photographic images of American life dating from the 1860s. HIP's team digitally restores the negatives, cleaning away the dirt, blemishes, and discoloration often buried in the original emulsion.
price ($mm)
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closed 4/2/2021 via BusinessWire

Bank of America Corporation, acquired Axia Technologies

synopsis: Bank of America, one of the world’s leading financial institutions, has acquired Axia Technologies, Inc. (AxiaMed), an industry-leading health care payment and technology company focused on facilitating secure patient payments.
buyer: Bank of America Corporation (BAC:$74,208.00)
Bank of America is one of the world’s leading financial institutions, serving individual consumers, small and middle-market businesses and large corporations with a full range of banking, investing, asset management and other financial and risk management products and services. "
target: Axia Technologies
AxiaMed is a healthcare financial technology company focused on facilitating patient payments. AxiaMed’s cloud-based platform integrates into various EHRs and practice management systems to provide secure, flexible patient payment options with industry-leading features and optimal workflows.
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closed 4/2/2021 via Company Press Release

General Atomics, acquired CCRi, Inc.

synopsis: General Atomics (GA) and Commonwealth Computer Research, Inc. (CCRi) announced the acquisition of CCRi by GA. CCRi is a leader in software engineering and data analytics for delivering real time, global situational awareness to government and commercial customers.
buyer: General Atomics
General Atomics (GA) is a defense and diversified technologies enterprise, founded in 1955 as a Division of General Dynamics and acquired by the Blue family in 1986. GA has several divisions, including GA Aeronautical Systems which produces unmanned aircraft and provides signals intelligence. "
target: CCRi, Inc.
CCRi (Commonwealth Computer Research Inc.) is a data analytics and software engineering services company. Founded in 1989, CCRi touts its customized software development work as helping customers implement scalable big data solutions.
price ($mm)
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closed 4/2/2021 via Company Press Release

Payroc, acquired Retriever Merchant Solutions

synopsis: Payroc, a leading merchant acquirer and global payment processing organization, has acquired Select Merchant Services, Inc. (d/b/a/ Retriever Merchant Solutions or “Retriever”). Retriever Merchant Solutions is an industry-leading, national provider of payment processing systems and support services.
buyer parent: Parthenon Capital Partners
buyer: Payroc
Payroc is a high-growth international merchant acquirer, payment facilitator, and processing powerhouse operating in 46 countries. Payroc offers best-in-class sales enablement and merchant processing technology, delivering proprietary, innovative, and full-service merchant acquiring solutions. "
target parent: Fidelity National Financial
target: Retriever Merchant Solutions
Retriever Merchant Solutions is an industry-leading, national provider of payment processing systems and support services. Headquartered in Munster, IN, they are proud to serve retail, wholesale, jewelry, restaurant, service, professional associations and Internet businesses.
price ($mm)
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announced 4/1/2021 via BNC Analysis

DigiHealth Technologies LLP, will acquire Pharmarack Technologies Private Limited

synopsis: DigiHealth Technologies LLP will acquire 100 per cent stake in Pharmarack Technologies Pvt Ltd. Pharmarack operates a digital platform aimed at integrating and solving problems across the pharmaceutical supply chain. Pharmarack is India’s largest integrated B2B healthcare tech platform.
buyer: DigiHealth Technologies LLP
DigiHealth, based in India, is an all-in-one mobile app for pharmacy needs. The mobile app provides benefits and enables the users to order medicines online from their local pharmacy, book diagnostic lab tests, and set up automatic refills. "
target: Pharmarack Technologies Private Limited
Pharmarack, based in India, operates a digital platform aimed at integrating and solving problems across the pharmaceutical supply chain. Pharmarack is India’s largest integrated B2B healthcare tech platform – offering SaaS Solutions, Delivery Enablement, Financing Solutions, and more.
price ($mm)
$15*
rev ($mm)
$0
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
298.6x
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/1/2021 via Company Press Release

Journyx, Inc., acquired Acumen Data Systems, Inc.

synopsis: Journyx, a premier time tracking software solution, has acquired Acumen Data Systems, a leading provider of time & attendance solutions. Acumen provides powerful solutions that help organizations to more efficiently manage their workforce. Their software offers solutions for time and attendance, scheduling, leave management, and more.
buyer: Journyx, Inc.
Journyx is a premier time tracking software that provides a better way for companies to easily and accurately track employee time for projects, billing, and payroll. Journyx offers solutions for project time and expense tracking, resource management, and project management. "
target: Acumen Data Systems, Inc.
Acumen Data Systems is a leading provider of time & attendance solutions. Acumen provides cost effective and powerful solutions that help organizations to more efficiently manage their workforce. Their software offers solutions for time and attendance, scheduling, leave management, and more.
price ($mm)
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closed 4/1/2021 via PR Web

Scout APM, acquired Exceptiontrap

synopsis: Scout APM, a software firm that builds application performance monitoring (APM), announced that they have acquired Exceptiontrap, a Germany based error tracking service with plug-ins for Ruby on Rails and PHP.
buyer parent: Xenon Partners
buyer: Scout APM
Scout APM offers application performance monitoring (APM) “that finds what you can’t see in charts.” Scout helps developers and application administrators gain insight into their software’s performance by providing monitoring of key metrics surrounding software and web-application performance. "
target: Exceptiontrap
Exceptiontrap, based in Germany, is an error tracking service with plug-ins for Ruby on Rails and PHP. Because of the open API, it can also be used with their customer's language of choice. It is an easy to use software with a nice interface, which runs smoothly and is useful for their customers.
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closed 4/1/2021 via PR Newswire

Carrus, acquired EHR Go

synopsis: Carrus, one of the nation's most trusted online healthcare training and professional development providers, has acquired EHR Go. EHR Go is an educational electronic health record (EHR) and learning platform designed to encourage students to see the holistic nature of healthcare while becoming proficient in its technology.
buyer parent: Revelstoke Capital Partners LLC
buyer: Carrus
Carrus delivers quality, trusted healthcare learning content, continuing education, and certification management to new learners, healthcare professionals, and institutions through an integrated technology platform that provides the most seamless healthcare learning experience possible. "
target: EHR Go
EHR Go is an educational electronic health record (EHR) and learning platform designed to encourage students to see the holistic nature of healthcare while becoming proficient in its technology. The platform includes 600+ customizable patient cases built around diverse and realistic human stories.
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closed 4/1/2021 via BNC Analysis

University HQ, acquired Online MBA Review

synopsis: University HQ, the internet's best source of educational research and career information, is pleased to announce its acquisition of Online MBA Review. Online MBA Review helps business leaders looking to grow in their expertise and responsibility and students looking to advance their opportunities prior to entering the workforce.
buyer: University HQ
University HQ specializes in the educational market and provides detailed information on colleges, universities, and degrees. The website helps students plan their academic careers and subsequent professional lives with complimentary information on how to conduct a successful career. "
target: Online MBA Review
Online MBA Review helps business leaders looking to grow in their expertise and responsibility and students looking to advance their opportunities prior to entering the workforce. There are hundreds of Online MBA programs, and Online MBA Review helps users learn about the programs.
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closed 4/1/2021 via BusinessWire

Jiayin Group Inc., acquired Shanghai Bweenet Network Technology Co., Ltd.

synopsis: Jiayin Group Inc., a leading fintech platform in China, announced that the Company has determined to acquire 95% equity interests of Shanghai Bweenet Network Technology Co., Ltd., a company engaged in design of chips specialized in cryptocurrency mining, design and distribution of cryptocurrency mining hardware, and of cryptocurrency mining farms.
buyer: Jiayin Group Inc.
Jiayin Group Inc. is a leading fintech platform in China committed to facilitating effective, transparent, secure and fast connections between investors and borrowers, whose needs are underserved by traditional financial institutions. "
target: Shanghai Bweenet Network Technology Co., Ltd.
Shanghai Bweenet is a limited liability company incorporated in the PRC. Shanghai Bweenet is principally engaged in design of chips specialized in cryptocurrency mining, design and distribution of cryptocurrency mining hardware, and management of cryptocurrency mining farms and mining pools.
price ($mm)
$14*
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 4/1/2021 via Company Press Release

Wipro Limited, will acquire Ampion

synopsis: Wipro Limited, a leading global information technology, consulting, and business process services company, will acquire Ampion, an Australia-based provider of cyber security, DevOps, and quality engineering services. The acquisition will expand Wipro's footprint and accelerate its journey in the Asia Pacific region.
buyer: Wipro Limited (BSE:507685:$8,354.10)
Wipro Limited, based in India, is a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company. The company harnesses the power of cognitive computing, hyper-automation, robotics, cloud, analytics, and emerging technologies to help its clients adapt to the digital world."
target: Ampion
Ampion is an Australian provider of cybersecurity, DevOps, and quality engineering services. With an expert, local team of more than 500 consulting and technology specialists, Ampion is a trusted delivery partner to over 150 clients in Australia comprising of enterprises and public sector entities.
price ($mm)
$117
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 4/1/2021 via Company Press Release

Sony Music Entertainment Inc., will acquire Som Livre Ltda.

synopsis: Sony Music Entertainment (SME) announced it has entered into a definitive agreement with Globo Comunicação E Participações S.A. to acquire Brazilian independent music company Som Livre. Som Livre is home to many of Brazil’s most popular artists including Marilia Mendonça, Jorge & Mateus, Wesley Safadão, and more.
buyer parent: Sony Corporation
buyer: Sony Music Entertainment Inc.
Sony Music Entertainment is a global recorded music company with a current roster that includes a broad array of both local artists and international superstars. The company boasts a vast catalog that comprises some of the most important recordings in history. "
target parent: Grupo Globo
target: Som Livre Ltda.
Brazilian music label Som Livre was founded by Globo in 1969 for the release and promotion of soundtracks of TV shows. Som Livre has a strong play in live events, being a producer of festivals in the country through various brands, such as Festeja and Samba D+.
price ($mm)
$253
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/1/2021 via Company Press Release

inspirED, acquired Ostaz

synopsis: Inspired Education Group, the leading global group of premium schools educating over 50,000 students across five continents, has acquired online private tutoring company Synkers, rebranded as Ostaz.
buyer parent: NMN Cap
buyer: inspirED
A definitive statement of excellence in private education, UK-based Inspired is a co-educational, non-denominational, independent school group designed to inspire students to achieve their maximum potential in a nurturing, progressive academic environment from ages 1 to 18. "
target: Ostaz
Founded in Lebanon in 2017 as Synkers, Ostaz connects students with the most relevant, trusted and qualified private tutors to help them complete their learning goals and supports them throughout their academic journey starting from school to official exams (IB, A-levels, SAT) and college admission.
price ($mm)
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closed 4/1/2021 via PR Web

FieldCamp, acquired ZooBe

synopsis: FieldCamp, a premier field service management software provider announced its acquisition of ZooBe, the leading knowledge-sharing platform for field services. ZooBe offers free access to the most useful information and knowledge on field services and cloud-based software.
buyer: FieldCamp
FieldCamp is a field service management software that helps field service businesses with complete automation of operations that results in increased efficiency, streamlined processes and better workforce management. "
target: ZooBe
Zoobe.com is knowledge-sharing platform that was used to educate people about field services and field service scheduling software. The platform offers free access to the most useful information and knowledge on field services and cloud-based software.
price ($mm)
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closed 4/1/2021 via BNC Analysis

Gi Group, acquired Jobtome

synopsis: GI Group, one of the largest HR companies in the world, has acquired Jobtome, a Swedish job search engine that connects job seekers and companies worldwide. Jobtome helps their users find the perfect job while accessing millions of job offers gathered all together in one place from thousands of recruitment agencies, employer sites and job boards.
buyer: Gi Group
Gi Group is one of the largest HR companies in the world. It is active in the field of temporary and permanent employment, search and selection, HR counselling and training, as well as complementary services. "
target: Jobtome
Jobtome is a Swedish job search engine that connects job seekers and companies worldwide. Jobtome helps their users find the perfect job while accessing millions of job offers gathered all together in one place from thousands of recruitment agencies, employer sites and job boards.
price ($mm)
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announced 4/1/2021 via BNC Analysis

The Planet Group, will acquire I.T. Works Recruitment Inc.

synopsis: The Planet Group, a leading provider of outsourced human capital and consulting solutions, will acquire I.T. Works Recruitment Inc., a niche tech recruitment firm that places candidates in permanent and contract positions across North America. I.T. Works Recruitment specializes in recruiting hard-to-find IT professionals for niche markets.
buyer parent: MidOcean Partners
buyer: The Planet Group
The Planet Group is a diversified professional services organization focused on providing high-value outsourced human capital solutions and niche consulting services to Fortune 500 and other leading clients in the fastest growing and most in-demand sectors. "
target: I.T. Works Recruitment Inc.
I.T. Works Recruitment Inc. is a niche tech recruitment firm that places candidates in permanent and contract positions across North America. I.T. Works Recruitment specializes in sourcing and recruiting hard-to-find information technology (IT) professionals for niche markets.
price ($mm)
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announced 4/1/2021 via BNC Analysis

Tribal Group plc, will acquire Semestry

synopsis: Tribal Group Plc, a provider of software and services to the international education market, will acquire Semestry Limited, a provider of scheduling and timetabling software in the UK. Semestry's cloud-based scheduling and resource management solution enables universities to build effective timetables collaboratively from anywhere on any device.
buyer: Tribal Group plc (TRB.L:$101.46)
Tribal Group plc is a provider of systems and solutions to the UK and international education, training and learning markets. They are also a major provider of management systems to Children’s Services departments in Local Authorities in the UK, with increasing momentum in the international market. "
target: Semestry
Semestry is a provider of scheduling and timetabling software in the UK. Semestry offers a cloud-based scheduling and resource management solution for universities and colleges. Their software enables users to build effective timetables collaboratively from anywhere on any device.
price ($mm)
$6.21
rev ($mm)
$1
EBITDA ($mm)
$1
EV / rev
6.7x
EV / EBITDA
13.3x
announced 4/1/2021 via BusinessWire

CarMax, Inc., will acquire Edmunds Inc.

synopsis: CarMax, Inc., the nation’s largest and most profitable retailer of used autos, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Edmunds, one of the most well established and trusted online guides for automotive information and a recognized industry leader in digital car shopping innovations.
buyer: CarMax, Inc. (:$20,092.15)
CarMax, the nation’s largest retailer of used cars, revolutionized the automotive retail industry by driving integrity, honesty and transparency in every interaction. CarMax offers a truly personalized experience with the option for customers to do as much online and in-store as they want. "
target: Edmunds Inc.
Edmunds guides car shoppers online from research to purchase. With in-depth reviews of every new vehicle, shopping tips from an in-house team of experts, plus a wealth of consumer and automotive market insights, Edmunds helps millions of shoppers each month buy a car with confidence.
price ($mm)
$404
rev ($mm)
$140
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.9x
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/1/2021 via BNC Analysis

Hexagon AB, acquired CADLM SAS

synopsis: Hexagon AB, a global leader in sensor, software, and autonomous solutions, has acquired CADLM SAS, a company focused on computer-aided engineering (CAE) with artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning.
buyer: Hexagon AB (OM:HEXA B:$4,446.49)
Hexagon is a global leader in sensor, software, and autonomous solutions. The company is putting data to work to boost efficiency, productivity, and quality across industrial, manufacturing, infrastructure, safety, and mobility applications. "
target: CADLM SAS
Founded in 1989, France-based CADLM develops computational design and optimization methods for industrial products and processes. Since 2014, CADLM has been developing AI and machine learning solutions.
price ($mm)
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closed 4/1/2021 via PR Newswire

Converge Technology Solutions, acquired Dasher Technologies

synopsis: Toronto-based Converge Technology Solutions Corp., a national platform of regionally focused Hybrid IT solution providers in the U.S. and Canada, has acquired Dasher Technologies, Inc., an IT solution provider that has architected, implemented, and managed innovative solutions that digitally transform businesses for over 20 years.
buyer: Converge Technology Solutions (TSXV:CTS:$758.71)
Canada-based Converge Technology Solutions is an IT Solution Provider that delivers industry-leading solutions and services. Converge's regional sales and services organizations deliver advanced analytics, cloud, cybersecurity, and managed services offerings to clients across various industries. "
target: Dasher Technologies
Dasher Technologies is an IT solution provider that assesses, architects, implements, and manages innovative solutions that digitally transform businesses. Dasher has industry-recognized expertise in technologies such as cybersecurity, enterprise networking, data center, and hybrid cloud services.
price ($mm)
$49
rev ($mm)
$175
EBITDA ($mm)
$10
EV / rev
0.3x
EV / EBITDA
4.8x
closed 4/1/2021 via BusinessWire

Q2 Software, Inc., acquired ClickSwitch

synopsis: Q2 Holdings, Inc., a leading provider of digital transformation solutions for banking and lending, acquired ClickSWITCH, a patented digital account switching software-as-a-service (SaaS) solution that has transformed how financial institutions and financial technology companies (fintechs) attract and retain new primary account holders.
buyer: Q2 Software, Inc. (QTWO:$276.66)
Q2 is a financial experience company dedicated to providing digital banking and lending solutions to banks, credit unions, alternative finance, and fintech companies in the U.S. and internationally. Q2 enables its partners to provide cohesive, secure, data-driven experiences to every account holder."
target: ClickSwitch
ClickSWITCH is a digital account switching solution for financial institutions and challenger banks that simplifies the process of bringing new account holders onboard by quickly, safely and efficiently switching direct deposits and automatic payments to new accounts.
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