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announced 12/13/2019 via Company Press Release

Delivery Hero, will acquire Woowa Brothers Corp.

synopsis: Germany’s Delivery Hero agreed to buy South Korea’s top food delivery app owner Woowa Brothers. Established in 2010 as a food delivery firm, Woowa Brothers - ‘woowa’ means elegant in Korean - grew fast to become the country’s top online food delivery services firm, taking over 30 million orders per month.
buyer: Delivery Hero (DB:DHER:$981.87)
Founded in Berlin in 2011, Delivery Hero is an online food-ordering service operating worldwide in 40+ countries. They promote delivery service in the digital age, helping customers find their favorite foods easily and conveniently from home, from work, or on the road. "
target: Woowa Brothers Corp.
Established in 2010 as a food delivery firm, Woowa Brothers - ‘woowa’ means elegant in Korean - grew fast to become the country’s top online food delivery services firm, taking over 30 million orders per month.
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$3,501*
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announced 12/13/2019 via BusinessWire

Accenture, will acquire Clarity Insights

synopsis: Accenture is to acquire Clarity Insights, a U.S.-based data consultancy with deep data science, AI and machine learning (ML) expertise. Clarity Insights is a leading provider of data science and AI/ML engineering capabilities for large enterprises.
buyer: Accenture (ACN:$43,215.01)
Accenture is a global professional services company, providing a range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology & operations. Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance & create value for their stakeholders. "
target: Clarity Insights
Clarity Insights is a U.S.-based data consultancy with deep data science, artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) expertise. Clarity Insights is a leading provider of data science and AI/ML engineering capabilities for large enterprises.
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closed 12/13/2019 via BNC Analysis

Apple, Inc., acquired Spectral Edge

synopsis: Apple has purchased UK-based photography company Spectral Edge, an image processing start-up pursuing the perfect picture for each individual viewer of images, videos and TV content through advanced computational imaging technology. Spectral Edge's algorithm is able to enhance low-light smartphone images.
buyer: Apple, Inc. (AAPL:$260,174.00)
Apple revolutionized personal technology with the introduction of the Macintosh in 1984. Today, Apple leads the world in innovation with iPhone, iPad, Mac, Apple Watch and Apple TV. Apple’s four software platforms—iOS, macOS, watchOS and tvOS—provide seamless experiences across all Apple devices. "
target: Spectral Edge
Spectral Edge is an image processing start-up pursuing the perfect picture for each individual viewer of images, videos and TV content through advanced computational imaging technology. Spectral Edge's algorithm is able to enhance low-light smartphone images.
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closed 12/13/2019 via PR Newswire

Pushpay Limited, acquired Church Community Builder

synopsis: Pushpay has acquired Church Community Builder. Church Community Builder has over 4,000 customers in the US faith sector and is a market leader in ChMS solutions, providing a platform that churches use to connect and communicate with their community members, track online giving and perform a range of administrative functions.
buyer: Pushpay Limited (NZSE:PPH:$111.73)
Pushpay provides a donor management system, including donor tools, finance tools and a custom community app, to the faith sector, non-profit organizations and education providers in the US, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. "
target: Church Community Builder
Church Community Builder has over 4,000 customers in the US faith sector and is a market leader in ChMS solutions, providing a platform that churches use to connect and communicate with their community members, track online giving and perform a range of administrative functions.
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closed 12/13/2019 via BNC Analysis

OPSWAT, Inc, acquired Impulse Point

synopsis: Critical infrastructure protection company OPSWAT has acquired Network Access Control (NAC) and Software Defined Perimeter (SDP) solutions provider Impulse. Impulse provides financial services, energy, higher education and government organizations with secure access to traditional networks, along with remote and cloud access.
buyer: OPSWAT, Inc
OPSWAT is a software company that provides solutions to secure and manage IT infrastructure. They deliver solutions that provide manageability of endpoints and networks, and help organizations protect against zero day attacks by using multiple antivirus engine scanning and document sanitization. "
target: Impulse Point
Impulse is a provider of Network Access Control (NAC) and Software Defined Perimeter (SDP) solutions. Impulse provides financial services, energy, higher education and government organizations with secure access to traditional networks, along with remote and cloud access.
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closed 12/12/2019 via PR Newswire

Belcan Corporation, acquired Base2 Solutions

synopsis: Belcan a global supplier of engineering, supply chain, technical recruiting, and IT services to the Aerospace, Defense, Automotive, Industrial, and Government services markets, acquired Base2 Solutions, a premier provider of software and systems engineering consulting services to customers in the Aerospace, Defense, and Medical Devices industry.
buyer parent: AE Industrial Partners, LLC
buyer: Belcan Corporation
Belcan is a global supplier of engineering, supply chain, technical recruiting, and IT services to customers in the aerospace, defense, automotive, industrial, and government sectors. Belcan engineers better outcomes for customers – from jet engines, airframe, and avionics to automobiles and more. "
target parent: Safran SA
target: Base2 Solutions
Base2 Solutions is a premier provider of software and systems engineering consulting services to customers in highly-regulated industries such as Aerospace, Defense, and Medical Devices. Base2 Solutions assists companies in highly regulated industries give form to Digital Innovation.
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closed 12/12/2019 via BusinessWire

Thompson Street Capital Partners, acquired Data Dimensions Corporation

synopsis: Thompson Street Capital Partners has acquired Data Dimensions, a leader in business process automation. Data Dimensions is a leader in the P&C insurance, financial services, and government industries, providing data and document management automation services to the largest insurers, mail order pharmacies, manufacturers, and government agencies.
buyer: Thompson Street Capital Partners
Thompson Street Capital Partners is a private equity firm focused on investing in founder-led, middle-market businesses. TSCP partners with management teams to increase value by accelerating growth, both organically and via complementary acquisitions. "
target parent: HealthEdge Investment Partners, LLC
target: Data Dimensions Corporation
Data Dimensions helps clients better manage business processes and workflows by bridging the gap of automation, technology, and physical capabilities. The company provides a complete range of outsourcing and professional services, including mailroom management, document conversion services and more.
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closed 12/12/2019 via BNC Analysis

Frontier Digital Ventures, acquired InfoCasas

synopsis: Frontier Digital Ventures, a Malaysian company focused on becoming the world leader in online classifieds businesses in emerging markets, has acquired InfoCasas, a leading property portal in Latin America. InfoCasas lists residential and commercial properties that are for sale or rent in Uruguay, Paraguay and Bolivia.
buyer: Frontier Digital Ventures (ASX:FDV:$9.78)
Headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, Frontier Digital Ventures is focused on becoming the world leader in online classifieds businesses in emerging markets. They are experts in the online classifieds space with a particular focus on property and automotive verticals and general classifieds websites. "
target: InfoCasas
InfoCasas is a leading property portal in Latin America. InfoCasas lists residential and commercial properties that are for sale or rent. Their platform makes it easy for buyers, sellers, and renters to connect with properties in Uruguay, Paraguay and Bolivia.
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closed 12/12/2019 via BusinessWire

International Cruise & Excursions, Inc., acquired WMPH Vacations, Inc.

synopsis: Scottsdale-based International Cruise & Excursion Gallery, Inc. (ICE), the global leader in travel-based loyalty and reward solutions, announced that it has acquired WMPH Vacations, an industry-leading large-scale, online retail travel company.
buyer: International Cruise & Excursions, Inc.
International Cruise & Excursions, Inc. (ICE) is an international leisure travel and lifestyle benefits organization with a global network of premier corporate, leisure, and affinity-based alliance partners. "
target: WMPH Vacations, Inc.
WMPH (We Make People Happy Vacations) is a Delray Beach, Florida-based online, retail travel provider, founded in 2004 and specializing in cruise vacations. WMPH owns the popular iCruise.com brand, one of the best online resources for consumers researching and booking cruises.
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closed 12/12/2019 via BusinessWire

FineLine Technologies, Inc., acquired Consolidated Printing, Inc.

synopsis: FineLine Technologies Inc., a provider of barcoded and RFID integrated labels, tags, and badges, has acquired Consolidated Printing Inc. (CPI), a leading provider of printed tickets for professional and collegiate sporting events and major entertainment and event venues throughout the United States.
buyer parent: Summit Partners
buyer: FineLine Technologies, Inc.
FineLine Technologies provides barcoded and RFID integrated labels, tags, and badges for supply chain, omnichannel fulfillment, POS, access control, and consumer engagement needs. FineLine produces billions of tickets annually through its global network of print hubs. "
target: Consolidated Printing, Inc.
Consolidated Printing, Inc., (CPI) is one of North America’s leading ticket manufacturers. A full-service commercial printer, CPI specializes in custom event ticket printing combined with state-of-the-art, industry-leading equipment and technology.
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closed 12/12/2019 via BusinessWire

VirTrial, acquired SnapMD

synopsis: VirTrial, a portfolio company of Kinderhook Industries, LLC, announced the acquisition of SnapMD, an industry-leading provider of telemedicine tools and services that improve patient engagement.
buyer parent: Kinderhook Industries
buyer: VirTrial
Virtrial is a technology company using a stable, long-standing telehealth platform to transform the clinical trial industry. The platform offers a patient management program that combines video, text, and email. "
target: SnapMD
SnapMD is the full-service Virtual Care Management telehealth enterprise-software leader, enabling healthcare providers to engage their patients via a comprehensive, secure, HIPAA-compliant, cloud-based telemedicine platform with powerful back-end systems to manage the digital health care continuum
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closed 12/12/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Fortinet Inc., acquired CyberSponse

synopsis: Fortinet announced that it has completed the acquisition of CyberSponse, a leading Security Orchestration, Automation and Response (SOAR) platform provider based in Arlington, Virginia. The CyOPs™ SOAR platform enables analysts to efficiently evaluate threats by automating data from hundreds of enterprise security tools.
buyer: Fortinet Inc. (FTNT:$2,048.80)
Fortinet is a worldwide provider of network security appliances and a market leader in unified threat management (UTM). Their unique security fabric combines purpose-built ASICs, an intuitive operating system, and applied threat intelligence to provide security, better visibility and control. "
target: CyberSponse
CyberSponse is a leading Security Orchestration, Automation and Response (SOAR) platform provider based in Arlington, Virginia. The CyOPs™ SOAR platform enables analysts to efficiently evaluate threats by automating data from hundreds of enterprise security tools.
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$28
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closed 12/12/2019 via BNC Analysis

Caresyntax Inc., acquired Syus

synopsis: caresyntax®, a pioneer in surgical automation, quality analytics and AI, announced that it has acquired Syus, a leader in operating room (OR) operations and cost analytics.
buyer: Caresyntax Inc.
caresyntax® solutions and services enable surgical care providers to reduce risk using actionable clinical data, made available through a combination of IoT and data analytics technologies. "
target: Syus
Syus is a leader in operating room operations and cost analytics. Syus delivers easy-to-use, actionable insights for health systems, medical device vendors and anesthesia groups, as they look for ways to better leverage their OR data and improve overall decision making, efficiency and performance.
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closed 12/12/2019 via BNC Analysis

Reliance Industries Limited, acquired NowFloats Technologies Pvt. Ltd.

synopsis: Reliance Industries Limited, a Fortune 500 company that is an integrated player across energy, materials, retail, entertainment, and digital services, has acquired Now Floats Technologies, a provider of cloud-first products that let businesses provide better digital experiences to their customers.
buyer: Reliance Industries Limited (NSEI:RELIANCE:$86,981.69)
Based in India, Reliance Industries Limited is a Fortune 500 company that is an integrated player across energy, materials, retail, entertainment, and digital services. Reliance's products and services portfolio touches almost all Indians on a daily basis, across economic and social spectrums. "
target: NowFloats Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
Based in India, NowFloats Technologies provide cloud-first products that let businesses provide better digital experiences to their customers. From web to social to infinite scalability at a fraction of the cost. They approach every business category individually.
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$20*
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$5
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announced 12/12/2019 via BusinessWire

DataRobot, will acquire Paxata

synopsis: DataRobot, the leader in enterprise AI, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Paxata, the pioneer of self-service data preparation and leading data fabric provider, to fulfill its mission to build the world’s first automated end-to-end enterprise AI platform.
buyer: DataRobot
DataRobot is a leader in enterprise AI, the category creator, and in automated machine learning. With a library of hundreds of open source machine learning algorithms, the DataRobot platform accelerates and scales data science capabilities while maximizing transparency, accuracy, and collaboration. "
target: Paxata
Paxata is the pioneer of self-service data preparation and leading data fabric provider that transforms data into information to empower every person, process, and system in an organization to be more intelligent.
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announced 12/12/2019 via Company Press Release

CVC Capital Partners, will acquire WebPros

synopsis: Oakley Capital will sell its stake in WebPros Group, a leading provider of web hosting automation software, to CVC Fund VII. WebPros brings together leading SaaS providers of web hosting, billing automation, infrastructure, server management and online marketing software solutions. WebPros comprises of cPanel, Plesk, SolusVM, WHMCS and XOVI.
buyer: CVC Capital Partners
CVC is a leading private equity and investment advisory firm. It has a network of 24 offices and over 500 employees throughout the world. CVC has secured commitments of over US$123 billion from some of the world's leading institutional investors across its private equity and credit strategies. "
target parent: Oakley Capital Limited
target: WebPros
Founded in the early 2017, WebPros is bringing together leading SaaS providers of the most widely used web hosting, billing automation, infrastructure, server management and online marketing software solutions. WebPros comprises of cPanel, Plesk, SolusVM, WHMCS and XOVI.
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announced 12/11/2019 via Yahoo, Inc.

Compuware Corporation, will acquire Innovation Data Processing

synopsis: Compuware Corporation, the leading provider of software for mainframe DevOps, will acquire the assets of INNOVATION Data Processing, a market leader in enterprise data protection, business continuance, and storage resource management solutions serving the mainframe market.
buyer parent: Thoma Bravo, LLC
buyer: Compuware Corporation (CPWR:$712.66)
Compuware empowers the world's largest companies to excel in the digital economy by taking full advantage of their mainframe investments. Compuware provides innovative software that enables IT professionals with mainstream skills to develop, deliver, and support mainframe applications. "
target: Innovation Data Processing
Innovation Data Processing is an international provider of enterprise data protection, business continuance, and storage resource management solutions. Innovation solutions seek to eliminate business downtime while addressing data security concerns.
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announced 12/11/2019 via Company Press Release

Visma Advantage, will acquire Inyett AB

synopsis: Visma, a leading provider of business software, will acquire a majority stake in Inyett, a provider of solutions for automated checks of supplier payments for the public and private sector in Sweden and Norway. Inyett provides a smart service that helps their clients avoid unnecessary risks and unpleasant fraud attempts when they make payments.
buyer parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
buyer: Visma Advantage
Visma is the leading provider of business software and business processes for accounting & payroll. The group comprises five business areas which are Visma Software, Visma BPO Accounting & Payroll, Visma Procurement & Collecting, Visma Retail and Visma System Development & Integration. "
target: Inyett AB
Inyett is a leading provider of solutions for automated checks of supplier payments for the public and private sector in Sweden and Norway. Inyett provides a smart service that helps their clients avoid unnecessary risks, unintentional mistakes and unpleasant fraud attempts when they make payments.
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announced 12/11/2019 via BusinessWire

Navis LLC, will purchase Master Terminal from Jade Logistics

synopsis: Navis, a provider of operational technologies and services, will be acquiring Master Terminal from Jade Logistics, the world’s leading TOS for mixed cargo ports and provides terminals with a single integrated view of their entire operation.
buyer parent: Cargotec Corporation
buyer: Navis LLC
Navis is a provider of operational technologies and services that unlock greater performance and efficiency for terminal operators and ocean carriers. Navis enables their customers to maximize performance and reduce risk. "
seller: Jade Logistics
Based in New Zealand, Jade Logistics has the expertise required to manage a variety of mixed cargo. Jade Logistic’s terminal operating system (TOS) Master Terminal is the world’s leading TOS for mixed cargo ports and provides terminals with a single integrated view of their entire operation.
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announced 12/11/2019 via BusinessWire

Acquia, Inc., will acquire AgilOne

synopsis: Acquia will acquire AgilOne, the leading customer data platform for enterprises, to further deliver on its vision of providing open digital experiences. AgilOne brings valuable new capabilities to Acquia’s Open Digital Experience Platform, which harnesses the power of customer data and AI to understand, acquire, and engage with customers.
buyer: Acquia, Inc.
Acquia is an open digital experience company. The company provides the world’s most ambitious brands with technology that allows them to build, operate, and optimize websites, apps, and other digital experiences to create customer moments that matter. "
target: AgilOne
AgilOne is the leading customer data platform for enterprise companies. The company uses machine learning and analytical algorithms to enhance customer data leveraged through real-time APIs and orchestrated across all touchpoints.
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announced 12/7/2019 via BNC Analysis

Cirralto Limited, will acquire Appstablishment Pty Ltd

synopsis: Cirralto, an Australian IT service management company, will acquire Appstablishment Software Group, a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) company that develops software products for businesses to efficiently collaborate. Appstablishment's Synk’d platform provides full visibility of purchase orders, invoices, credit notes, debtors, creditors and inventory.
buyer: Cirralto Limited (ASX:CRO:$0.46)
Cirralto is an Australian IT service management company. Cirralto enable retailers, not-for-profits, franchise and buying groups, and wholesalers and distributors to transform their business. Cirralto implements solutions for export, digital commerce, POS and dropship. "
target: Appstablishment Pty Ltd
Appstablishment is an Australian Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) company that develops software products for businesses to efficiently collaborate. Appstablishment's Synk’d platform provides full visibility of purchase orders, invoices, credit notes, debtors, creditors and inventory.
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closed 12/7/2019 via PR Newswire

Uberflip, acquired SnapApp, Inc.

synopsis: Uberflip, Canada's cloud-based content experience platform that empowers marketers to create personalized content experiences, has acquired SnapApp, a solution that empowers marketers to create personalized interactive experiences that activate buyers, accelerates leads through the funnel, and unleashes growth.
buyer: Uberflip
Uberflip is Canada's cloud-based content experience platform that empowers marketers to create personalized content experiences. By providing marketers with the tools they need to boost engagement, generate leads, and fuel demand generation, they can better leverage content to meet their goals. "
target: SnapApp, Inc.
SnapApp empowers marketers to create personalized interactive experiences that activate buyers, accelerates leads through the funnel, and unleashes growth. SnapApp's drag-and-drop interface allows marketers to build any type of interactive experience and deploy it across multiple channels.
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closed 12/6/2019 via PR Newswire

QuintEvents, acquired Hotels for Hope, Inc.

synopsis: QuintEvents, the leader in official ticket, hospitality and experience packages to the biggest names in sports and entertainment, has announced the acquisition of Hotels for Hope, an Austin-based hotel technology and management company. Hotels for Hope brokers and manages hotel inventory for large consumer events, races, and festivals.
buyer: QuintEvents
QuintEvents is the industry-leading provider of Official Ticket and Hospitality packages to many of the world's most prominent sports and entertainment events. Based in Charlotte, NC, QuintEvents' innovative programs enable the expansion of fan experiences and corporate entertainment opportunities. "
target: Hotels for Hope, Inc.
Hotels for Hope brokers and manages hotel inventory for large consumer events, races, festivals and conferences. With Hotels for Hope's technology, clients extend their digital eco-system, capture valuable consumer data, create incremental revenue streams and increase attendee experience.
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closed 12/6/2019 via BNC Analysis

Binance, acquired DappReview

synopsis: Binance, a global cryptocurrency exchange that provides a platform for trading more than 100 cryptocurrencies, has announced that it has acquired DappReview, a blockchain data startup based in Beijing. DappReview also offers data-driven research and advertising services blockchain-based decentralized applications (Dapps).
buyer: Binance
Binance is a blockchain ecosystem comprised of Exchange, Labs, Launchpad, Info, Academy, Trust Wallet, and Blockchain Charity Foundation (BCF). Binance Exchange is one of the fastest and most popular cryptocurrency exchange platforms in the world. "
target: DappReview
DappReview is a blockchain data startup based in Beijing. DappReview also offers data-driven research and advertising services blockchain-based decentralized applications (Dapps).
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closed 12/6/2019 via PR Newswire

S&P Global Market Intelligence, acquired The 451 Group

synopsis: NEW YORK, Dec. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI), the world's foremost provider of credit ratings, benchmarks, and analytics in the global capital and commodity markets, announced today that it has acquired 451 Research, LLC, a privately-held research and advisory firm that provides intelligence, expertise and data covering high-growt
buyer parent: S&P Global
buyer: S&P Global Market Intelligence
S&P Global Market Intelligence provides data, essential insights, and powerful analytics to help navigate the financial markets. S&P Global Market Intelligence integrates financial and industry data, research, and news into tools that help clients make informed business and financial decisions. "
target: The 451 Group
The 451 Group owns and operates 451 Research, a leading technology-industry syndicated research and data firm focused on the business of enterprise IT innovation. It also owns Uptime Institute, an independent provider of thought leadership, certification, education, and professional services.
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closed 12/6/2019 via PR Newswire

TripAdvisor LLC, acquired SinglePlatform

synopsis: TripAdvisor, Inc., the world's largest travel platform, has acquired SinglePlatform, a leading menu management company. SinglePlatform works with restaurants to publish and manage their menus and other key information such as their business name, opening hours, and contact information on main search and discovery sites like Google and Facebook.
buyer: TripAdvisor LLC (TRIP:$1,571.00)
TripAdvisor, the world's largest travel platform, helps nearly 460 million travelers each month. Travelers across the globe use the TripAdvisor site and app to browse more than 830 million reviews and opinions of 8.6 million accommodations, restaurants, experiences, airlines and cruises. "
target parent: Endurance International Group
target: SinglePlatform
SinglePlatform enables and empowers small businesses to update their information across its network of publishers, including top search engines, review sites, and mobile apps. With SinglePlatform, businesses can enhance their online presence and stand out by adding content to their web listings.
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closed 12/6/2019 via BNC Analysis

Pineapple Payments, acquired Paystri, Inc.

synopsis: Pineapple Payments, a US-based payments technology company, has acquired Paystri, a payment processing and strategic solutions company. Paystri is a specialist in integrated payments technology space.
buyer: Pineapple Payments
Pineapple Payments is a payments technology company that provides payment processing, proprietary technology, and omni-channel payment acceptance solutions for merchants of all shapes and sizes. Its core payment gateway and suite of value-added payments tools are distributed by resellers nationwide."
target: Paystri, Inc.
Paystri is a payment processing and strategic solutions company. They develop smart, strategic solutions designed specifically for their clients.
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closed 12/6/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Simplus, acquired Clout Partners

synopsis: Simplus, a leader in Salesforce quote-to-cash advisory, implementation and managed services, has acquired Clout Partners, a Salesforce Partner headquartered in London, UK, with a subsidiary in Dublin, Ireland. Clout has experience with Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, Salesforce CPQ, and Conga--all priorities for Simplus’ continued delivery growth.
buyer: Simplus
Simplus is a Platinum Salesforce Partner and the industry leader in Quote-to-Cash implementations. They provide enterprise-wide digital transformation across the entire Salesforce ecosystem through advisory, implementation, change management, custom configuration and managed services. "
target: Clout Partners
Clout Partners is a Salesforce Partner headquartered in London, UK, with a subsidiary in Dublin, Ireland. Clout has experience with Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, Salesforce CPQ, and Conga--all priorities for Simplus’ continued delivery growth.
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closed 12/6/2019 via BusinessWire

Malone Workforce Solutions, acquired Matthews Aviation Staffing

synopsis: Malone Workforce Solutions announced it has completed the purchase of Matthews Aviation Staffing and its subsidiaries. Matthews Aviation Staffing hires experienced quality aviation contractors that travel throughout the United States. They offer staffing in project management, aircraft technicians and mechanics, management positions and more.
buyer: Malone Workforce Solutions
Malone Workforce Solutions is a Louisville, Kentucky-based staffing and recruiting company that has 50 years of recruiting expertise. It is ranked as the 47th largest staffing company in the United States. "
target: Matthews Aviation Staffing
Matthews Aviation Staffing hires experienced quality aviation contractors that travel throughout the United States. They offer staffing in project management, aircraft technicians and mechanics, management positions and more.
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closed 12/5/2019 via Company Press Release

Sanoma Oyj, acquired itslearning

synopsis: Sanoma acquires itslearning, an international provider of award-winning cloud-based learning platforms founded in 1999 in Norway, from the investment organisation EQT. itslearning is a cloud-based k12 Learning Management System (LMS) that connects people with passions, ideas, and most importantly, each other.
buyer: Sanoma Oyj (HLSE:SAA1V:$1,414.40)
Sanoma is a front running media and learning company impacting the lives of millions every day. Sanoma provides consumers with engaging content, offers unique marketing solutions to business partners and enables teachers to excel at developing the talents of every child. "
target parent: EQT AB
target: itslearning
itslearning is an international provider of award-winning cloud-based learning platforms founded in 1999 in Norway. itslearning is a cloud-based k12 Learning Management System (LMS) that connects people with passions, ideas, and most importantly, each other.
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closed 12/5/2019 via BNC Analysis

Tarsus Group plc, acquired Smarter Shows

synopsis: Tarsus, the global B2B media group, has announced that it has completed the acquisition of Smarter Shows; the UK-based exhibition and conference organizer. Smarter Shows has built a highly-focused portfolio of B2B supply chain exhibitions and technical conferences with a focus on the aerospace, automotive and materials industries.
buyer: Tarsus Group plc
Tarsus Group Ltd is a media group engaged in exhibitions and associated conferences, publishing, education and Internet activities. Since its formation in 1998, Tarsus has built a diverse portfolio of leading brands that span a wide range of industries and geographies. "
target: Smarter Shows
Smarter Shows has built a highly-focused portfolio of B2B supply chain exhibitions and technical conferences held in North America and Germany with a focus on the aerospace, automotive and materials industries. Events include FOAM Expo, Space Tech Expo, Ceramics Expo, and other niche events.
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closed 12/5/2019 via BusinessWire

AppSmart, acquired Converged Network Services Group

synopsis: AppSmart, the channel-led, one-stop shop for all B2B technology services, has acquired Converged Network Services Group (CNSG), a technology consultancy and master distributor for the design and delivery of complete technology solutions, as part of its commitment to strategic expansion.
buyer: AppSmart
AppSmart is the channel-led, one-stop shop for all B2B technology services. The company offers the industry’s largest catalog of applications and services from leading providers—such as Google, Microsoft, AT&T, Verizon and CenturyLink—available through one website to access, manage, and get support."
target: Converged Network Services Group
Converged Network Services Group (CNSG) is a technology consultancy and master distributor for the design and delivery of complete technology solutions. CNSG helps enterprise customers manager their communications infrastructure with cloud and cloud enablement solutions.
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closed 12/5/2019 via BusinessWire

Frontdoor, Inc., acquired Streem, inc.

synopsis: Frontdoor, Inc., the country’s leading provider of home service plans, has acquired Streem, Inc, a Portland-based technology startup. Streem uses enhanced augmented reality, computer vision, and machine learning to help home services professionals more quickly and accurately diagnose breakdowns and complete repairs.
buyer: Frontdoor, Inc. (FTDR:$1,344.00)
Frontdoor is a leading provider of home service plans enabled by technology. The company’s customizable home service plans help customers protect and maintain their homes from costly and unexpected breakdowns of essential home systems and appliances. "
target: Streem, inc.
Streem is a technology startup that uses augmented reality, computer vision, and machine learning to make communication between consumers and brands more efficient, more accurate, and more convenient—all while providing contextual insights to the brand.
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closed 12/5/2019 via BusinessWire

WTWH Media, LLC, acquired Robotics Division

synopsis: WTWH Media has announced the acquisition of the robotics division of EH Media. The acquired assets include Robotics Business Review, a world class website focused on the global robotics and intelligent systems sector, and the RoboBusiness Conference and Exposition, a leading annual robotics B2B conference which first ran in 2004.
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 parent: EH Media
target: Robotics Division
The Robotics Division include Robotics Business Review, a world class website focused on the global robotics and intelligent systems sector, and the RoboBusiness Conference and Exposition, a leading annual robotics business-to-business conference which first ran in 2004.
price ($mm)
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closed 12/5/2019 via GlobeNewswire

VelocityEHS, acquired Meercat Pty Ltd

synopsis: VelocityEHS, the global leader in cloud-based environment, health, safety (EHS) and sustainability solutions, announced it has completed the acquisition of Meercat, an Australian-based risk and control assurance software solution provider.
buyer parent: CVC Capital Partners
buyer: VelocityEHS (ACTA:$133.42)
VelocityEHS delivers a cloud-based environmental, health, and safety (ESH) software platform. VelocityEHS's software applications are designed based on industry best-practice principles to help solve complex business challenges in simple ways. "
target: Meercat Pty Ltd
Meercat Pty Ltd is an Australian-owned and operated company specializing in the design, development and support of the risk and control assurance software package, Meercat RiskView.
price ($mm)
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announced 12/5/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Verisk Analytics, Inc., will acquire Flexible Architecture and Simplified Technology, LLC

synopsis: Verisk, a leading data analytics provider, will acquire FAST, a leading software company for the life insurance and annuity industry. The acquisition of FAST will extend Verisk's offerings to the life insurance market as they build a comprehensive suite of innovative solutions to support insurer modernization.
buyer: Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NasdaqGS:VRSK:$2,544.20)
Verisk Analytics is a leading data analytics provider serving customers in insurance, natural resources, and financial services. Using advanced technologies to collect and analyze billions of records, Verisk Analytics provides first-to-market innovations that are integrated into customer workflows. "
target: Flexible Architecture and Simplified Technology, LLC
FAST, which stands for Flexible Architecture and Simplified Technology, is a leading software company for the life insurance and annuity industry. FAST focuses on solving challenges its financial services and insurance clients face as they seek to modernize or replace their systems environments.
price ($mm)
$194
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 12/5/2019 via PR Newswire

Thoma Bravo, LLC, will acquire Instructure

synopsis: Thoma Bravo is to acquire Instructure, a tech company that helps people learn and develop, from their first day of school to their last day of work. Its software solutions include Canvas, the learning platform that simplifies teaching, and Bridge, the employee development and engagement solution.
buyer: Thoma Bravo, LLC
Thoma Bravo is a leading private equity investment firm providing equity and strategic support to experienced management teams and growing companies. The firm currently manages a series of private equity funds representing more than $30 billion of equity commitments. "
target: Instructure (INST:$245.53)
Instructure is a technology company that helps people learn and develop, from their first day of school to their last day of work. Its software solutions include Canvas, the learning platform that simplifies teaching, and Bridge, the employee development and engagement solution.
price ($mm)[EV]
$1,945 [$1,867]
rev ($mm)
$246
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
7.7x
EV / EBITDA
announced 12/5/2019 via Company Press Release

Euronext N.V., will acquire Nord Pool AS

synopsis: Amsterdam-based Euronext, the leading pan-European exchange in the Eurozone, will acquire the Nord Pool group, which runs a leading physical power market in Europe, operating from its headquarters in Oslo. Nord Pool group offers power trading, clearing, settlement, and associated services in both day-ahead and intraday physical energy markets.
buyer: Euronext N.V. (ENXTPA:ENX:$721.90)
Euronext is the leading pan-European exchange in the Eurozone. Euronext operates regulated and transparent equity and derivatives markets. Its total product offering includes Equities, Exchange Traded Funds, Warrants & Certificates, Bonds, Derivatives, Commodities and Indices. "
target: Nord Pool AS
Oslo-based Nord Pool, Europe’s leading power market, delivers efficient and secure trading across Europe. The company offers day-ahead and intraday trading, clearing and settlement to customers regardless of size or location. Nord Pool has 380 companies from 20 countries trading on their markets.
price ($mm)
$93*
rev ($mm)
$44
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
3.2x
EV / EBITDA
announced 12/5/2019 via GlobeNewswire

TELUS International, will acquire Competence Call Center Group (CCC)

synopsis: TELUS Corporation, through TELUS International, a customer experience innovator that designs, builds and delivers next-generation digital solutions for global brands, has agreed to acquire Competence Call Center (CCC), a leading provider of higher-value-added business services with a focus on customer relationship management and content moderation.
buyer parent: TELUS Corporation
buyer: TELUS International
Based in Canada, TELUS International is a leading global business process and IT services company. TELUS International enables customer experience innovation through spirited teamwork, agile thinking, and a caring culture that puts customers first. The company serves clients in over 35 languages. "
target parent: Ardian
target: Competence Call Center Group (CCC)
Competence Call Center Group (CCC) is one of the leading BPO service providers in Europe. Founded in Austria in 1998, CCC is today headquartered in Berlin. and offers high-quality BPO solutions in 28 languages and serves more than 80 customers in Europe.
price ($mm)
$1,008
rev ($mm)
$340
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
3.0x
EV / EBITDA
announced 12/5/2019 via Company Press Release

Ex Libris Ltd., will acquire Innovative Interfaces, Inc.

synopsis: Ex Libris, a leading global provider of cloud-based solutions that enable institutions to create, manage, and share knowledge, will acquire Innovative, a leading provider of integrated library systems for public, academic, and specialty libraries.
buyer parent: Cambridge Information Group, LLC
buyer: Ex Libris Ltd.
Ex Libris is a leading global provider of cloud-based solutions that enable institutions to create, manage, and share knowledge. It develops creative solutions that increase library productivity, maximize the impact of research activities, enhance teaching, and drive student mobile engagement. "
target: Innovative Interfaces, Inc.
Innovative Interfaces creates products that allow libraries to succeed in a modern technology environment and implement solutions that meet their needs. Their solutions create efficiencies that significantly reduce workload, enabling librarians to focus on their most significant responsibilities.
price ($mm)
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announced 11/29/2019 via Company Press Release

Publik Wine Pty Ltd, will acquire Cybercellar (Pty.) Ltd.

synopsis: Publik has taken over the reins of online retailer CyberCellar, having signed an agreement with current owner and disruptive brand builder, Silvertree. Founded in 1998, Cybercellar.com is proudly South Africa's second oldest online retailer, focusing on the sale of premium wine, beer, spirits and mixers.
buyer: Publik Wine Pty Ltd
Publik is dedicated to finding and sharing wines from sustainably farmed vineyards and made with minimal intervention in the cellar. What started as a small wine bar in Cape Town has evolved into a national business dedicated to artisan South African wines. "
target parent: Silvertree Holdings
target: Cybercellar (Pty.) Ltd.
Founded in 1998, Cybercellar.com is proudly South Africa's second oldest online retailer, focusing on the sale of premium wine, beer, spirits and mixers. The platform boasts the largest online selection of wine, beer and spirits with over 3000 different products to chose from!
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closed 11/29/2019 via PR Newswire

Codemasters, acquired Slightly Mad Studios

synopsis: Codemasters, an award-winning British video game developer and publisher with over 30 years of heritage, has acquired Slightly Mad Studios, UK's racing simulation specialist and the team behind the critically acclaimed GTR series, Need For Speed Shift & Shift 2 Unleashed.
buyer parent: Balderton Capital
buyer: Codemasters (AIM:CDM:$92.68)
Codemasters is an award-winning British video game developer and publisher with over 30 years of heritage. The company specializes in high quality racing games including DiRT, GRID and the BAFTA award-winning official F1 series of videogames. "
target: Slightly Mad Studios
Slightly Mad Studios is UK's racing simulation specialist. It is the team behind the critically acclaimed GTR series, Need For Speed Shift & Shift 2 Unleashed. It has over 10 years of pedigree in racing games, and Project CARS represents the culmination of all that experience and heritage.
price ($mm)
$30
rev ($mm)
$9
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
20.8x
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/29/2019 via BNC Analysis

DMG Media, acquired i News

synopsis: Mail and Metro publisher the Daily Mail and General Trust's dmg media has bought the i paper from JPI Media. dmg media wanted to buy the i because it is a “strong print title” with an “established reputation for quality journalism". i is a UK-based paper designed for readers who want a concise, quality daily paper.
buyer parent: Daily Mail and General Trust plc
buyer: DMG Media
dmg media is a leading multi-channel consumer media company. Part of DMGT (Daily Mail & General Trust), dmg media’s brands deliver brilliant content to millions of loyal customers around the globe, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. "
target parent: JPIMedia Ltd
target: i News
Created by The Independent, i is a UK-based paper designed for readers who want a concise, quality daily paper. i is specifically targeted at readers and lapsed readers of quality newspapers, and those of all ages who want a comprehensive digest of the news.
price ($mm)
$64
rev ($mm)
$44
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.5x
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/29/2019 via BNC Analysis

Drew K, acquired Maker Mag

synopsis: Media entrepreneur Drew K has acquired indie entrepreneurship magazine Maker Mag. Drew K is a media entrepreneur expanding its base in independent publishing. Since its launch in 2018, Maker Mag has published more than 200 articles about independent entrepreneurship and grown its subscriber base to thousands of readers across the globe.
buyer: Drew K
Drew K is a media entrepreneur looking to expand their base in independent publishing. Drew K collaborates with writers to diversify revenue streams through novel monetization models. "
target parent: Ness Labs
target: Maker Mag
Maker Mag is an indie entrepreneurship magazine. Since its launch in 2018, Maker Mag has published more than 200 articles about independent entrepreneurship and grown its subscriber base to thousands of readers across the globe.
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closed 11/29/2019 via BNC Analysis

Anchor Computer Systems, acquired Databax Limited

synopsis: Anchor Computer Systems, a provider of software solutions for the instalment credit industry in the UK, has acquired Databax from the Archibald Bathgate Group (ABG), a UK-based company specialising in silica sand and access flooring. Databax is a UK-based IT services provider that specialises in managed services, hosting, and data back-up.
buyer: Anchor Computer Systems
Anchor Computer Systems is a UK-based specialist in end-to end software solutions for the instalment credit industry. Anchor provides highly flexible end-to-end lending solutions that are tailored to the individual business needs across the instalment credit industry. "
target parent: Archibald Bathgate Group Limited
target: Databax Limited
Databax is a UK-based IT services provider that specialises in managed services, hosting, and data back-up. Databax delivers a full range of Hosting and Cloud Solutions, Enterprise Grade Connectivity, VOIP & Mobile Telephony and many Managed IT Services to customers in the UK and internationally.
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closed 11/28/2019 via BNC Analysis

LeCiseau, acquired Brush'n Barber

synopsis: LeCiseau, a French marketplace specialized in hairdressing, has acquired Brush’n Barber, an on-demand hairdressing service that connects customers to hairdressers all across France through their website and mobile app. Their platform allows users to book all kinds of hair care services, including haircuts, hair coloring, beard care, and more.
buyer: LeCiseau
LeCiseau.Fr is a French marketplace specialized in hairdressing. It allows customers to book a 50% off hairdressing service at hairdressing salons to increase their turnover and profitability by filling in off-peak hours. "
target: Brush'n Barber
Brush’n Barber is an on-demand hairdressing service in France. Brush’n Barber connects customers to hairdressers all across France through their website and mobile app. Their platform allows users to book all kinds of hair care services, including haircuts, hair coloring, beard care, and more.
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closed 11/28/2019 via BNC Analysis

CarDekho, acquired Carmudi Philippines, Inc.

synopsis: INDIAN full-stack automotive tech company CarDekho has acquired Carmudi Philippines, a marketplace of secondhand cars in the Philippines, making it the second Southeast Asian nation for CarDekho to foray into. Carmudi Philippines is the vehicle website that offers the best current deals of the Philippine car market.
buyer parent: Girnar Software Pvt. Ltd.
buyer: CarDekho
CarDekho.com is India's leading car search venture that helps users buy cars that are right for them. Its website and app carry rich automotive content such as expert reviews, detailed specs and prices, comparisons as well as videos and pictures of all car brands and models available in India. "
target parent: Rocket Internet
target: Carmudi Philippines, Inc.
Carmudi Philippines is a marketplace for secondhand cars. Carmudi Philippines is the vehicle website that offers the best current deals of the Philippine car market. Carmudi offers thousands of carefully selected vehicles and all of the details customers need to know about their future vehicle.
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closed 11/28/2019 via Company Press Release

VoxSmart Global, purchased Trading Business from Fonetic

synopsis: VoxSmart, the global leader in mobile surveillance technology, has announced its acquisition of the Fonetic Trading business to deliver a comprehensive communications surveillance offering for Capital Markets participants.
buyer: VoxSmart Global
VoxSmart is a global telecommunications software provider headquartered in London. Their multi-award winning solution VSmart, empowers organisations to unlock the power of mobility whilst achieving regulatory and internal compliance. "
seller: Fonetic
Based in Spain, Fonetic is a leading provider in conversational voicebots, chatbots and NLP (natural language processing). The Trading business of Fonetic includes a rich suite of multilingual voice and e-comms surveillance and intelligence tools as well as a powerful Trade Reconstruction engine.
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closed 11/28/2019 via BNC Analysis

Ardenton Capital, acquired Pebbles Care

synopsis: Ardenton Capital Corporation, a global private equity corporation, has acquired Pebbles Care, a provider of residential care and education for young people across the UK. Pebbles Care operates 41 residential care homes that help support young people suffering from mental health issues. Their 4 schools provides education for all curricular areas.
buyer: Ardenton Capital
Ardenton is a global private equity corporation focused on meaningful business partnerships and long term growth. Ardenton works strategically to nurture management teams and expand into new markets, growing small companies into lasting multi-national organizations. "
target: Pebbles Care
Pebbles Care is a provider of residential care and education for young people across the United Kingdom. Pebbles Care operates 41 residential care homes that help support young people suffering from mental health issues. Their 4 schools provides education for all curricular areas.
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closed 11/28/2019 via Company Press Release

The Sage Group plc., acquired CakeHR

synopsis: Sage, a global market leader for business technology, has acquired London-based CakeHR, a native cloud solution that simplifies and automates HR tasks for small businesses, helping them drive productivity. The acquisition builds out Sage Business Cloud, boosting Sage’s native cloud offering for small businesses, and advancing its SaaS vision.
buyer: The Sage Group plc. (LSE:SGE:$2,516.54)
Sage is a global market leader for technology that helps businesses of all sizes manage everything from money to people. They accomplish this via Sage Business Cloud, a business management solution comprising Accounting, Sage Intacct, Enterprise Management, People & Payroll, and Payments & Banking. "
target: CakeHR
CakeHR is a UK based HR software company that streamlines human resource management. CakeHR provides cloud services that drive productivity and create transparency, including leave management, automation of the joining and leaving process, management of expenses approvals, and paying employees.
price ($mm)
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closed 11/28/2019 via Company Press Release

PageUp People, acquired Clinch

synopsis: PageUp confirmed its acquisition of Dublin-based recruitment marketing Software as a Service (SaaS) provider, Clinch. Founded in 2014, Clinch has built an innovative suite of tools that vastly improve recruitment experiences for candidates, recruiters and specialist sourcers.
buyer: PageUp People
Since 1997, PageUp People has helped employers worldwide attract, hire, develop, retain, and improve employee performance. Their Unified Talent Management platform helps optimize multinational workforce strategy across the whole business. "
target: Clinch
Dublin-based Clinch is a recruitment marketing Software as a Service (SaaS) provider. Founded in 2014, Clinch has built an innovative suite of tools that vastly improve recruitment experiences for candidates, recruiters and specialist sourcers.
price ($mm)
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announced 11/28/2019 via BNC Analysis

GFI Informatique SA, will acquire Informática El Corte Inglés, S.A.

synopsis: El Corte Inglés will sell its IT subsidiary, Informática El Corte Inglés (IECISA), to French Group GFI Informatique SA. IECISA specialises in providing digital solutions and value-added services to digitally transform companies and public entities.
buyer parent: QIPCO Holding
buyer: GFI Informatique SA (ENXTPA:GFI:$997.27)
Since 1995, GFI Informatique has positioned itself as one of the leading IT service firms in France and Southern Europe. GFI Informatique provides its customers with expertise in consulting, systems integration, outsourcing and software solutions. "
target parent: El Corte Inglés, S.A.
target: Informática El Corte Inglés, S.A.
Informática El Corte Inglés (IECISA) is the technology innovation company of the El Corte Ingles Group. It specialises in providing digital solutions and value-added services to digitally transform companies and public entities.
price ($mm)
$386
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 11/28/2019 via BNC Analysis

Ataa Educational Company, will acquire Kingdom Schools

synopsis: Ataa Educational Company, one of the largest educational companies in Saudi Arabia, will acquire a 92.1% stake in Kingdom Schools Company from Kingdom Investment and Development Company, an investment company in Saudi Arabia. Kingdom Schools operates elementary, intermediate and high schools as well as a kindergarten in Saudi Arabia.
buyer: Ataa Educational Company (SASE:4292:$85.49)
Ataa Educational Company is one of the largest educational companies in Saudi Arabia. Ataa Educational Company operates private schools in seven locations around the Riyadh area. Their schools provide high quality education services to over 26,000 students. "
target parent: Kingdom Holding Company
target: Kingdom Schools
Kingdom Schools is a private school in Saudi Arabia. Kingdom Schools operates separate boys` and girls` elementary, intermediate and high schools as well as a mixed kindergarten. Their schools cater to over 4,000 students and aims to provide the best general education environment in the Arab world.
price ($mm)
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announced 11/27/2019 via Company Press Release

Aareon AG, will acquire CalCon Group

synopsis: Aareon, Europe’s leading provider of systems and consulting services for the property industry and its partners, will acquire Munich-based CalCon Group, a software developer and professional consultation and services company. Aareon will use CalCon’s solutions to increase the number of processes it covers across the real estate lifecycle.
buyer parent: Aareal Bank AG
buyer: Aareon AG
Germany-based Aareon AG is Europe's leading consultancy and systems house for the property sector. The company offers its customers pioneering and secure consulting services, software and other services aimed at optimising their IT-based business processes. "
target: CalCon Group
Munich-based software developer, CalCon was originally spun off from the Fraunhofer Institute for Building Physics IBP. The company has become the market leader with its USP epiqr®, a process for assessing structural condition of properties in Germany and Austria.
price ($mm)
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announced 11/27/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Weyland Tech, Inc., will acquire Push Interactive, LLC

synopsis: Weyland Tech, Inc., a leading global Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) provider of m-Commerce and fintech business enablement solutions, will acquire Push Interactive from ConversionPoint Technologies, an eCommerce technology platform. Push is a full-service, direct marketing and direct-to-consumer interactive organization.
buyer: Weyland Tech, Inc. (OTCPK:WEYL:$30.02)
Weyland Tech a developer and global provider of mobile business software applications. Their CreateApp platform enables SMBs to create and deploy native mobile applications for Apple iOS and Google Android without any technical knowledge or background. "
target parent: ConversionPoint Technologies
target: Push Interactive, LLC
Push is a full-service, direct marketing and direct-to-consumer interactive organization. They build campaigns, create content and reach consumers direct through custom-built proprietary platforms and proven techniques.
price ($mm)[EV]
$25 [$23]
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 11/27/2019 via BNC Analysis

Great Hill Partners LLC, Spectrum Equity, will acquire Varicent Software Incorporated

synopsis: Great Hill Partners and Spectrum Equity are to acquire assets of IBM’s sales performance management business, Varicent. Varicent is a global pioneer in Incentive Compensation and Sales Performance Management that delivers innovative, industry-leading solutions for finance, sales, human resources and IT departments.
buyer: Great Hill Partners LLC
buyer: Spectrum Equity
Great Hill Partners is a private equity firm that seeks to partner with rapidly growing middle-market companies across a wide range of sectors including financial technology, healthcare, digital media & consumer, cloud & IT infrastructure, and software. "
target parent: IBM
target: Varicent Software Incorporated
Varicent is a global pioneer in Incentive Compensation and Sales Performance Management that delivers innovative, industry-leading solutions for finance, sales, human resources and IT departments in high-performing companies across industries.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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announced 11/27/2019 via BNC Analysis

Ocean Outdoor UK Limited, will acquire AdCityMedia

synopsis: Ocean Outdoor has agreed to an all-cash offer to acquire AdCityMedia, a company that is active in the outdoor advertising market and is the leader of large digital format advertising in Sweden.
buyer: Ocean Outdoor UK Limited (LSE:OOUT:$96.37)
Ocean fills a unique position in the Outdoor advertising landscape, specialising only in large-format digital, iconic landmark and super-premium banner locations. Ocean creates inspirational canvases for inspirational advertising. "
target: AdCityMedia (OM:ACM:$20.60)
AdCityMedia is active in the outdoor advertising market and is the leader of large digital format advertising in Sweden. The company has about 1,500 of its own media spaces and over 3,000 digital screens that they operate.
price ($mm)[EV]
$32 [$37]
rev ($mm)
$21
EBITDA ($mm)
$5
EV / rev
1.8x
EV / EBITDA
8.2x
announced 11/27/2019 via BNC Analysis

Vodafone Group Plc, will acquire grandcentrix GmbH

synopsis: Leading telecoms and technology service provider Vodafone GmbH is to acquire grandcentrix, a Cologne, Germany-based IoT solution provider. Founded in Dortmund, grandcentrix is a system integrator for IoT, Smart Products and Distributed Ledger Technologies.
buyer: Vodafone Group Plc (LSE:VOD:$48,527.23)
Vodafone is one of the world’s largest telecommunications companies and provides a range of services including voice, messaging, data and fixed communications. Vodafone Group has mobile operations in 26 countries, partners with mobile networks in 50 more and fixed broadband operations in 19 markets."
target: grandcentrix GmbH
Founded in Dortmund, grandcentrix is a system integrator for IoT, Smart Products and Distributed Ledger Technologies. The company helps small and medium-sized enterprises bring their products including cameras, washing machine, Smart Home devices or professional tools to the Internet of Things.
price ($mm)
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announced 11/27/2019 via Company Press Release

Canon Medical System, will acquire Skope Magnetic Resonance Technologies AG

synopsis: Canon Medical Systems, a Japanese subsidiary of Canon that developed and introduced the first Japanese MRI and has been devoting itself to research and development of innovative MRI technologies, has acquired Skope, a Swiss company devoted to providing MRI users with unprecedented imaging quality and performance.
buyer parent: Canon Inc.
buyer: Canon Medical System
Canon Medical Systems developed and introduced the first Japanese MRI in 1983, and has been devoting itself to research and development of innovative MRI technologies such as Pianissimo, Canon Medical’s unique acoustic noise reduction technology, providing extraordinary patient comfort. "
target: Skope Magnetic Resonance Technologies AG
Skope Magnetic Resonance Technologies AG is a Swiss company devoted to providing MRI users with unprecedented imaging quality and performance. Skope’s expertise in MRI sensorics, signal-processing and image reconstruction covers the entire chain from signal acquisition to image generation
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 11/27/2019 via PR Newswire

Aon plc, will acquire CoverWallet, Inc.

synopsis: Aon plc, a leading UK professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, will acquire CoverWallet, the leading tech company reinventing the multi-billion dollar commercial insurance market for businesses.
buyer: Aon plc (NYSE:AON:$10,898.00)
Aon plc is UK's leading professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions. Our 50,000 colleagues in 120 countries empower results for clients by using proprietary data and analytics to deliver insights that reduce volatility and improve performance. "
target: CoverWallet, Inc.
CoverWallet is the leading tech company reinventing the multi-billion dollar commercial insurance market for businesses. Powered by deep analytics, thoughtful design, and state-of-the-art technology, CoverWallet makes it easy to understand, buy, and manage business insurance online.
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