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announced 5/27/2014 via PR Newswire

VASCO Data Security International, Inc., will acquire Risk IDS

synopsis: VASCO Data Security International, Inc., a global leader in authentication, digital signatures, and identity management, announced that it has executed a definitive agreement to acquire Risk IDS, Ltd., a provider of risk-based authentication solutions to the global banking community.
buyer: VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (VDSI:$196.76)
VASCO Data Security International, Inc. is a leading supplier of strong authentication and e-signature solutions and services specializing in Internet security applications and transactions. "
target: Risk IDS
Risk IDS, Ltd. is a provider of risk-based authentication solutions to the global banking community. Risk IDS provides online transaction risk management and intelligent authentication decision solutions.
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closed 2/11/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Nasdaq, Inc., acquired Verafin Inc.

synopsis: Nasdaq, Inc, a global technology company, has acquired Verafin, the industry leader in enterprise Financial Crime Management solutions, providing a cloud-based, secure software platform for Fraud Detection and Management, BSA/AML Compliance and Management, High-Risk Customer Management and Information Sharing.
buyer: Nasdaq, Inc. (NasdaqGS:NDAQ:$5,926.00)
Nasdaq is a leading global provider of trading, clearing, exchange technology, listing, information and public company services. Through its diverse portfolio of solutions, Nasdaq enables customers to plan, optimize and execute their business vision with confidence. "
target: Verafin Inc.
Verafin is the industry leader in enterprise Financial Crime Management solutions, providing a cloud-based, secure software platform for Fraud Detection and Management, BSA/AML Compliance and Management, High-Risk Customer Management and Information Sharing. They are based in St. John's, NL, Canada.
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$2,750
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closed 11/6/2019 via BNC Analysis

FICO, acquired EZMCOM Inc.

synopsis: FICO, the leading provider of analytics and decision management technology, is adding two new product families to its portfolio: FICO® Identity Proofing and FICO® User Authentication. To support this effort, FICO has acquired EZMCOM, a security access provider for technology to protect from credential theft, account takeover and breaches.
buyer: FICO (FICO:$932.17)
FICO is a leading analytics software company, helping businesses make better decisions that drive higher levels of growth, profitability and customer satisfaction. The company's groundbreaking use of Big Data and mathematical algorithms to predict consumer behavior has transformed entire industries."
target: EZMCOM Inc.
EZMCOM is a security access provider for innovative and easy-to-use technology that can be deployed to protect users, data, and applications from credential theft, account takeover and breaches. EZMCOM is working with companies worldwide to change the way they authenticate and authorize.
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closed 5/30/2018 via GlobeNewswire

VASCO Data Security International, Inc., acquired Dealflo Limited

synopsis: VASCO Data Security, a global provider of authentication and digital signature solutions, has acquired Dealflo, a provider of identity verification and end-to-end financial agreement automation solutions in the UK. Dealflo's solutions helps businesses increase sales, reduce costs, improve compliance, improve user experience and reduce risk.
buyer: VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (VDSI:$196.76)
VASCO Data Security is a world leader in providing two-factor authentication and digital signature solutions to financial institutions. More than half of the top 100 global banks rely on VASCO's solutions to protect their online, mobile and ATM channels. "
target: Dealflo Limited
Dealflo is a leading provider of identity verification and end-to-end financial agreement automation solutions in the UK. Dealflo's solutions helps businesses increase sales, reduce costs, improve compliance, improve user experience and reduce risk.
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$55
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announced 3/16/2017 via BusinessWire

First Data Corporation, will acquire Acculynk

synopsis: First Data, a leader in commerce-enabling technology, has entered into an agreement to acquire Acculynk, a leading Atlanta-based technology company that delivers eCommerce solutions for debit card acceptance. Acculynk’s unique debit routing technology allows merchants to process online debit payments through the most cost-effective debit network.
buyer parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
buyer: First Data Corporation (FDC:$8,679.00)
First Data is a global leader in commerce-enabling technology and solutions, serving approximately six million business locations and 4,000 financial institutions in countries around the world. They are dedicated to helping companies conduct commerce everyday by securing and processing transactions."
target: Acculynk
Acculynk is a privately held company headquartered in Atlanta, GA, specializing in online payments and authentication. Acculynk's suite of software-only services secure bring PIN debit to online transactions and provide significant value to merchants, issuers, EFT networks and consumers.
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announced 4/7/2015 via BusinessWire

Early Warning Services, LLC, will acquire Authentify, Inc.

synopsis: Early Warning, a trusted leader in fraud prevention and risk management, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Authentify Inc. Founded in 1999, Authentify is a worldwide leader in phone-based, multi-factor authentication solutions. It currently serves more than 1,200 financial institutions and e-commerce companies.
buyer: Early Warning Services, LLC
Early Warning provides risk management solutions to a diverse network of 1,100 financial institutions, government entities and payment companies, enabling businesses and consumers to transact securely and conveniently. "
target: Authentify, Inc.
Authentify provides intuitive and consistent multi-factor authentication services for protecting user accounts or key information from unauthorized access. Founded in 1999, Authentify is a worldwide leader in phone-based, multi-factor authentication solutions.
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closed 5/20/2013 via PR Newswire

VASCO Data Security International, Inc., acquired Cronto

synopsis: VASCO Data Security International, Inc., a leading software security company specializing in authentication products and services, announced its acquisition of Cronto, of Cambridge (UK), a provider of secure visual transaction authentication solutions for online banking.
buyer: VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (VDSI:$196.76)
VASCO Data Security International, Inc. is a leading supplier of strong authentication and e-signature solutions and services specializing in Internet security applications and transactions. "
target: Cronto
Cronto was founded in 2005 and is the market leader in the field of secure visual transaction authentication and signature solutions for online banking applications. CrontoSign has been chosen to secure transactions of customers of leading German and Swiss banks.
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$15
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closed 4/8/2010 via BusinessWire

Gemalto, acquired Todos AB

synopsis: Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, announced that it has completed the acquisition of Todos AB from investors led by 6AP, a fund belonging to the Swedish National Pension system. Todos AB is a leading provider of strong authentication solutions for internet banking.
buyer: Gemalto (ENXTAM:GTO:$3,383.47)
Gemalto is the leader in digital security. In a world where the digital revolution is increasingly transforming our lives, Gemalto’s solutions are designed to make personal digital interactions more convenient, secure and enjoyable. "
target parent: Sjatte AP-fonden
target: Todos AB
Todos AB helps banks and other businesses create trusted, secure relationships with their customers online. Founded in 1987, Todos designs, develops, delivers and supports security solutions for strong multi-factor authentication.
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announced 11/24/2015 via Company Press Release

NCC Group plc, will acquire Fox-IT

synopsis: NCC Group plc, the international, independent provider of Escrow, Assurance and Domain Services, has entered into an agreement to acquire Fox-IT Holding B.V. (“Fox”), a leading provider of high-end cyber security solutions. Fox has a strong reputation and brand with a client base, including government security departments and global organisations.
buyer: NCC Group plc (LSE:NCC:$335.96)
NCC Group is a global information assurance specialist providing organisations worldwide with expert escrow, verification, security consulting, website performance, software testing and domain services. "
target: Fox-IT
Fox-IT is a leading IT security company with a strong international reputation. Its security and intelligence solutions are applied and trusted by government bodies and major organizations worldwide.
price ($mm)
$142
rev ($mm)
$24
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EV / rev
6.0x
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announced 9/17/2013 via BusinessWire

F5 Networks Inc., will acquire Versafe

synopsis: F5 Networks, Inc. announced that it has agreed to acquire Versafe Ltd., a provider of web anti-fraud, anti-phishing, and anti-malware solutions. VersafeTM advanced web and mobile protection solutions combined with its Security Operations Center (“SOC”) will provide greater breadth to F5’s existing security solutions.
buyer: F5 Networks Inc. (FFIV:$2,536.24)
F5 Networks, Inc., the global leader in Application Delivery Networking, helps the world’s largest enterprises and service providers realize the full value of virtualization, cloud computing, and on-demand IT. "
target: Versafe
Versafe Ltd. develops security applications for identity theft and online fraud prevention applications. The company offers Versafe security suite that provides anti-phishing, anti-trojans, anti-pharming, and brand protection solutions for banks, financial institutions, and E-commerce sites.
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closed 6/29/2007 via BusinessWire

Landmark Communications, Inc., acquired Digital Envoy

synopsis: Digital Envoy, Inc., the pioneer of Internet Protocol Intelligence and Geolocation technology, announced that it has been acquired by Landmark Communications, Inc., a privately-held diversified media company.
buyer: Landmark Communications, Inc.
Landmark Communications, Inc. is a privately-held multimedia company with interests in newspapers, broadcasting, cable programming, print and online classified marketplaces, broadband services, interactive marketing, Internet video distribution, and other businesses. "
target: Digital Envoy
Digital Resolve is committed to securing online identities, information, accounts and transactions against fraud and identity theft by developing solutions that provide 360º protection for the online channel. The company offers comprehensive online fraud detection and prevention solutions.
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closed 9/5/2012 via PR Newswire

Diebold Incorporated, acquired GAS Tecnologia

synopsis: Diebold, Incorporated announced that it is expanding its security expertise through the acquisition of GAS Tecnologia. GAS is a leading Internet banking, online payment and mobile banking security company. It serves many of the country's leading financial institutions and protects nearly 70 percent of Internet banking transactions in Brazil.
buyer: Diebold Incorporated (DBD:$2,931.05)
Diebold, Incorporated is a global leader in providing integrated self-service delivery and security systems and services. Diebold employs more than 16,000 associates with representation in nearly 90 countries worldwide and is headquartered in the Canton, Ohio region, USA. "
target: GAS Tecnologia
GAS Tecnologia specializes in providing security solutions for Internet and mobile banking. These solutions aim to prevent various types of fraud, such as phishing, pharming and key logging. The company also offers its clients a security information.
price ($mm)
$0.02
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closed 3/5/2007 via BusinessWire

Digital Envoy, acquired Cydelity

synopsis: Digital Envoy’s acquisition of Cydelity, a technology provider specializing in real-time transaction monitoring, enables organizations in all industries to protect sensitive online data and online financial transactions, closing a gap that exists between front-end access authentication and back-end transactional activity monitoring.
buyer parent: Landmark Communications, Inc.
buyer: Digital Envoy
Digital Resolve is committed to securing online identities, information, accounts and transactions against fraud and identity theft by developing solutions that provide 360º protection for the online channel. The company offers comprehensive online fraud detection and prevention solutions. "
target: Cydelity
For financial institutions concerned with providing complete protection for their online channel offerings while maintaining a quality customer experience and the utmost in convenience, Cydelity delivers the only solution that detects, isolates and prevents online fraud from beginning to end.
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closed 4/24/2019 via BNC Analysis

Stripe Inc., acquired Touchtech Payments

synopsis: Stripe, a San Francisco, CA-based payments infrastructure company, acquired Touchtech Payments, a Dublin, Ireland-based verification tech company. Touchtech Payments provides advanced SCA-ready authentication technology for some of Europe’s fintech companies and challenger banks.
buyer: Stripe Inc.
Stripe, Inc. provides services that enable users to accept payments online. It handles storing cards, subscriptions, and direct payouts to the bank account. The company serves large companies, start-ups, and side projects in the United States. "
target: Touchtech Payments
Touchtech Payments is a Fintech company in Ireland. Touchtech specialises in online authentication for financial institutions. Touchtech provides compliant solutions that can be used to authenticate just about anything, from online payments to loan agreements to banking logins.
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announced 10/31/2018 via BusinessWire

ASG Technologies Group, Inc., will acquire Mitek Systems, Inc.

synopsis: ASG Technologies, the trusted provider of proven solutions for information access, management, and governance for the world’s top enterprises, has announced its intent to acquire Mitek Systems, a global leader in digital identity verification solutions built on the latest advancements in AI and machine learning.
buyer parent: Elliott Management Corp.
buyer: ASG Technologies Group, Inc.
ASG Technologies Group, Inc. provides global organizations with a modern approach to Digital Transformation to succeed in the Information Economy. ASG is the only solutions provider for both Information Management and IT Systems. "
target: Mitek Systems, Inc. (MITK:$110.80)
Mitek is a global leader in digital identity verification solutions built on the latest advancements in AI and machine learning. Mitek’s identity verification solutions allow an enterprise to verify a user’s identity during a digital transaction.
price ($mm)[EV]
$423 [$405]
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$55
EBITDA ($mm)
$4
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7.6x
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96.8x
closed 12/6/2016 via BusinessWire

American Express Company, acquired InAuth

synopsis: American Express announced it has acquired InAuth, Inc., a provider of mobile device authentication and intelligence solutions. InAuth’s technology is used by some of the largest financial institutions, banks, payment networks and merchants to reduce risk and identify potential fraud utilizing its mobile-first device authentication capabilities.
buyer: American Express Company (AXP:$34,260.00)
American Express is a global services company, providing customers with access to products, insights and experiences that enrich lives and build business success. "
target: InAuth
InAuth is the leading digital device intelligence company for a mobile-first world. InAuth delivers advanced device identification, risk detection, and analysis capabilities to help organizations limit risk, remove friction, and reduce fraud within their digital channels.
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closed 7/7/2016 via Market Wire

Advanced Credit Technologies, Inc., acquired Cyberloq

synopsis: Advanced Credit Technologies, Inc. announced that is has acquired joint ownership along with Mark Carten, the company CTO of the CyberloQ technology. The CyberloQ technology is a mobile device authentication technology utilizing two step verification in an all-in-one approach to credit card fraud mitigation and prevention.
buyer: Advanced Credit Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: ACRT:$0.01)
Advanced Credit Technologies, Inc. has developed a credit management software platform that allows large and small businesses to offer credit management tools to its clients. "
target: Cyberloq
CyberloQ is a mobile device authentication technology utilizing two step verification in an all-in-one approach to credit card fraud mitigation and prevention.
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announced 11/9/2018 via Company Press Release

SilverLake Axis Limited, will acquire X Infotech

synopsis: Silverlake Axis Ltd, a leading provider of Digital Economy Solutions and Services, has entered into a conditional sale and purchase agreement to acquire an 80% stake in XInfotech, a global provider of software solutions for the issuance and verification of digital identity documents and smart cards.
buyer: SilverLake Axis Limited (SGX:5CP:$141.53)
Silverlake Axis Ltd (SAL) is a leading provider of digital economy solutions and services for major organisations in Banking, Insurance, Payments, Retail and Logistics industries. Founded in 1989, SAL has an impeccable track record of successful delivery of innovative and transformative solutions. "
target: X Infotech
Latvia-based XInfotech Group (“XInfo”) is a global provider of software solutions for the issuance and verification of digital identity documents and smart cards.
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$16*
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closed 1/17/2014 via BusinessWire

ASSA ABLOY AB, acquired IdenTrust

synopsis: ASSA ABLOY has acquired IdenTrust. IdenTrust, Inc. provides digital identity authentication solutions to the financial institutions, government agencies, corporations, department of defense, energy, and supply chain markets internationally. Its solutions include PLOT, policies, legal framework, operations hosting, and technology.
buyer: ASSA ABLOY AB (OM:ASSA B:$10,395.79)
ASSA ABLOY is the global leader in door opening solutions, dedicated to satisfying end-user needs for security, safety and convenience. ASSA ABLOY is represented all over the world, on both mature and emerging markets, with leading positions in much of Europe and North America and in Australia. "
target parent: Parallax Capital Partners LLC
target: IdenTrust
IdenTrust, Inc. provides digital identity authentication solutions to the financial institutions, government agencies, corporations, department of defense, energy, and supply chain markets internationally. Its solutions include PLOT, policies, legal framework, operations hosting, and technology.
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closed 9/26/2013 via BNC Analysis

Parallax Capital Partners LLC, acquired IdenTrust

synopsis: US-based private equity fund Parallax Capital Partners, LLC has bought Chennai-based Polaris Financial Technology Ltd's US arm IdenTrust, Inc. IdenTrust Inc, a subsidiary of Polaris, is engaged in the business of trusted identity solutions and digital identity authentication services based in the United States.
buyer: Parallax Capital Partners LLC
Parallax Capital Partners specializes in acquiring and operating software companies that have proven products and established customer bases. Parallax provides its portfolio companies with experienced management skills as well as cost effective infrastructure support. "
target parent: Polaris Financial Technology Limited
target: IdenTrust
IdenTrust, Inc. is a global leader in trusted identity solutions accepted by global financial institutions, government agencies, and corporations. As the only government regulated, bank-built identity company, IdenTrust provides a worldwide network of trusted credentials based on global standards.
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announced 5/27/2014 via PR Newswire

VASCO Data Security International, Inc., will acquire Risk IDS

synopsis: VASCO Data Security International, Inc., a global leader in authentication, digital signatures, and identity management, announced that it has executed a definitive agreement to acquire Risk IDS, Ltd., a provider of risk-based authentication solutions to the global banking community.
buyer: VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (VDSI:$196.76)
VASCO Data Security International, Inc. is a leading supplier of strong authentication and e-signature solutions and services specializing in Internet security applications and transactions. "
target: Risk IDS
Risk IDS, Ltd. is a provider of risk-based authentication solutions to the global banking community. Risk IDS provides online transaction risk management and intelligent authentication decision solutions.
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closed 5/30/2018 via GlobeNewswire

VASCO Data Security International, Inc., acquired Dealflo Limited

synopsis: VASCO Data Security, a global provider of authentication and digital signature solutions, has acquired Dealflo, a provider of identity verification and end-to-end financial agreement automation solutions in the UK. Dealflo's solutions helps businesses increase sales, reduce costs, improve compliance, improve user experience and reduce risk.
buyer: VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (VDSI:$196.76)
VASCO Data Security is a world leader in providing two-factor authentication and digital signature solutions to financial institutions. More than half of the top 100 global banks rely on VASCO's solutions to protect their online, mobile and ATM channels. "
target: Dealflo Limited
Dealflo is a leading provider of identity verification and end-to-end financial agreement automation solutions in the UK. Dealflo's solutions helps businesses increase sales, reduce costs, improve compliance, improve user experience and reduce risk.
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$55
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announced 5/27/2014 via PR Newswire

VASCO Data Security International, Inc., will acquire Risk IDS

synopsis: VASCO Data Security International, Inc., a global leader in authentication, digital signatures, and identity management, announced that it has executed a definitive agreement to acquire Risk IDS, Ltd., a provider of risk-based authentication solutions to the global banking community.
buyer: VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (VDSI:$196.76)
VASCO Data Security International, Inc. is a leading supplier of strong authentication and e-signature solutions and services specializing in Internet security applications and transactions. "
target: Risk IDS
Risk IDS, Ltd. is a provider of risk-based authentication solutions to the global banking community. Risk IDS provides online transaction risk management and intelligent authentication decision solutions.
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closed 5/20/2013 via PR Newswire

VASCO Data Security International, Inc., acquired Cronto

synopsis: VASCO Data Security International, Inc., a leading software security company specializing in authentication products and services, announced its acquisition of Cronto, of Cambridge (UK), a provider of secure visual transaction authentication solutions for online banking.
buyer: VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (VDSI:$196.76)
VASCO Data Security International, Inc. is a leading supplier of strong authentication and e-signature solutions and services specializing in Internet security applications and transactions. "
target: Cronto
Cronto was founded in 2005 and is the market leader in the field of secure visual transaction authentication and signature solutions for online banking applications. CrontoSign has been chosen to secure transactions of customers of leading German and Swiss banks.
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$15
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closed 4/4/2011 via PR Newswire

VASCO Data Security International, Inc., acquired Alfa & Ariss B.V.

synopsis: VASCO Data Security International, Inc., a leading software security company specializing in authentication products and services, has announced its acquisition of Alfa & Ariss B.V., an open identity and access management specialist of Enschede, The Netherlands.
buyer: VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (VDSI:$196.76)
VASCO Data Security International, Inc. is a leading supplier of strong authentication and e-signature solutions and services specializing in Internet security applications and transactions. "
target: Alfa & Ariss B.V.
Alfa & Ariss (A&A) was founded in 1999 and is an authority in the field of developing open identity and access management solutions. OpenASelect is A&A's high-profile authentication server platform.
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$0.85
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closed 1/10/2011 via PR Newswire

VASCO Data Security International, Inc., acquired DigiNotar B.V.

synopsis: VASCO Data Security International, Inc., a leading software security company specializing in authentication products and services, has announced its acquisition of the Internet trust services specialist DigiNotar B.V., an organization that facilitates electronic commerce and communications by issuing digital certificates or PKI identities.
buyer: VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (VDSI:$196.76)
VASCO Data Security International, Inc. is a leading supplier of strong authentication and e-signature solutions and services specializing in Internet security applications and transactions. "
target: DigiNotar B.V.
As a trust services provider, DigiNotar B.V. is an independent, certified, trusted organization that facilitates electronic commerce and communications by issuing digital certificates or PKI identities and authenticating persons conducting business over the Internet using those digital certificates.
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$10
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announced 5/27/2014 via PR Newswire

VASCO Data Security International, Inc., will acquire Risk IDS

synopsis: VASCO Data Security International, Inc., a global leader in authentication, digital signatures, and identity management, announced that it has executed a definitive agreement to acquire Risk IDS, Ltd., a provider of risk-based authentication solutions to the global banking community.
buyer: VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (VDSI:$196.76)
VASCO Data Security International, Inc. is a leading supplier of strong authentication and e-signature solutions and services specializing in Internet security applications and transactions. "
target: Risk IDS
Risk IDS, Ltd. is a provider of risk-based authentication solutions to the global banking community. Risk IDS provides online transaction risk management and intelligent authentication decision solutions.
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closed 6/2/2021 via BNC Analysis

Signicat, acquired Encap Security

synopsis: Signicat, the Trusted Digital Identity™ company, has acquired Strong Customer Authentication (SCA) specialist Encap Security from AllClear ID. Norway-based Encap’s strong customer authentication (SCA) technology is trusted by major banking institutions and national identity schemes.
buyer parent: Nordic Capital
buyer: Signicat
Signicat is a pioneering, pan-European digital identity company with a unrivalled track record in the world’s most advanced digital identity markets. Its digital identity platform incorporates the most extensive suite of identity verification and authentication systems. "
target parent: AllClear ID
target: Encap Security
Norway-based Encap’s strong customer authentication (SCA) technology is trusted by major banking institutions and national identity schemes, as a single solution for customer mobile authentication and security, for all digital use cases and across all channels.
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closed 11/6/2019 via BNC Analysis

FICO, acquired EZMCOM Inc.

synopsis: FICO, the leading provider of analytics and decision management technology, is adding two new product families to its portfolio: FICO® Identity Proofing and FICO® User Authentication. To support this effort, FICO has acquired EZMCOM, a security access provider for technology to protect from credential theft, account takeover and breaches.
buyer: FICO (FICO:$932.17)
FICO is a leading analytics software company, helping businesses make better decisions that drive higher levels of growth, profitability and customer satisfaction. The company's groundbreaking use of Big Data and mathematical algorithms to predict consumer behavior has transformed entire industries."
target: EZMCOM Inc.
EZMCOM is a security access provider for innovative and easy-to-use technology that can be deployed to protect users, data, and applications from credential theft, account takeover and breaches. EZMCOM is working with companies worldwide to change the way they authenticate and authorize.
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closed 4/24/2019 via BNC Analysis

Stripe Inc., acquired Touchtech Payments

synopsis: Stripe, a San Francisco, CA-based payments infrastructure company, acquired Touchtech Payments, a Dublin, Ireland-based verification tech company. Touchtech Payments provides advanced SCA-ready authentication technology for some of Europe’s fintech companies and challenger banks.
buyer: Stripe Inc.
Stripe, Inc. provides services that enable users to accept payments online. It handles storing cards, subscriptions, and direct payouts to the bank account. The company serves large companies, start-ups, and side projects in the United States. "
target: Touchtech Payments
Touchtech Payments is a Fintech company in Ireland. Touchtech specialises in online authentication for financial institutions. Touchtech provides compliant solutions that can be used to authenticate just about anything, from online payments to loan agreements to banking logins.
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announced 10/31/2018 via BusinessWire

ASG Technologies Group, Inc., will acquire Mitek Systems, Inc.

synopsis: ASG Technologies, the trusted provider of proven solutions for information access, management, and governance for the world’s top enterprises, has announced its intent to acquire Mitek Systems, a global leader in digital identity verification solutions built on the latest advancements in AI and machine learning.
buyer parent: Elliott Management Corp.
buyer: ASG Technologies Group, Inc.
ASG Technologies Group, Inc. provides global organizations with a modern approach to Digital Transformation to succeed in the Information Economy. ASG is the only solutions provider for both Information Management and IT Systems. "
target: Mitek Systems, Inc. (MITK:$110.80)
Mitek is a global leader in digital identity verification solutions built on the latest advancements in AI and machine learning. Mitek’s identity verification solutions allow an enterprise to verify a user’s identity during a digital transaction.
price ($mm)[EV]
$423 [$405]
rev ($mm)
$55
EBITDA ($mm)
$4
EV / rev
7.6x
EV / EBITDA
96.8x
closed 5/30/2018 via GlobeNewswire

VASCO Data Security International, Inc., acquired Dealflo Limited

synopsis: VASCO Data Security, a global provider of authentication and digital signature solutions, has acquired Dealflo, a provider of identity verification and end-to-end financial agreement automation solutions in the UK. Dealflo's solutions helps businesses increase sales, reduce costs, improve compliance, improve user experience and reduce risk.
buyer: VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (VDSI:$196.76)
VASCO Data Security is a world leader in providing two-factor authentication and digital signature solutions to financial institutions. More than half of the top 100 global banks rely on VASCO's solutions to protect their online, mobile and ATM channels. "
target: Dealflo Limited
Dealflo is a leading provider of identity verification and end-to-end financial agreement automation solutions in the UK. Dealflo's solutions helps businesses increase sales, reduce costs, improve compliance, improve user experience and reduce risk.
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announced 3/16/2017 via BusinessWire

First Data Corporation, will acquire Acculynk

synopsis: First Data, a leader in commerce-enabling technology, has entered into an agreement to acquire Acculynk, a leading Atlanta-based technology company that delivers eCommerce solutions for debit card acceptance. Acculynk’s unique debit routing technology allows merchants to process online debit payments through the most cost-effective debit network.
buyer parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
buyer: First Data Corporation (FDC:$8,679.00)
First Data is a global leader in commerce-enabling technology and solutions, serving approximately six million business locations and 4,000 financial institutions in countries around the world. They are dedicated to helping companies conduct commerce everyday by securing and processing transactions."
target: Acculynk
Acculynk is a privately held company headquartered in Atlanta, GA, specializing in online payments and authentication. Acculynk's suite of software-only services secure bring PIN debit to online transactions and provide significant value to merchants, issuers, EFT networks and consumers.
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closed 12/6/2016 via BusinessWire

American Express Company, acquired InAuth

synopsis: American Express announced it has acquired InAuth, Inc., a provider of mobile device authentication and intelligence solutions. InAuth’s technology is used by some of the largest financial institutions, banks, payment networks and merchants to reduce risk and identify potential fraud utilizing its mobile-first device authentication capabilities.
buyer: American Express Company (AXP:$34,260.00)
American Express is a global services company, providing customers with access to products, insights and experiences that enrich lives and build business success. "
target: InAuth
InAuth is the leading digital device intelligence company for a mobile-first world. InAuth delivers advanced device identification, risk detection, and analysis capabilities to help organizations limit risk, remove friction, and reduce fraud within their digital channels.
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closed 7/7/2016 via Market Wire

Advanced Credit Technologies, Inc., acquired Cyberloq

synopsis: Advanced Credit Technologies, Inc. announced that is has acquired joint ownership along with Mark Carten, the company CTO of the CyberloQ technology. The CyberloQ technology is a mobile device authentication technology utilizing two step verification in an all-in-one approach to credit card fraud mitigation and prevention.
buyer: Advanced Credit Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: ACRT:$0.01)
Advanced Credit Technologies, Inc. has developed a credit management software platform that allows large and small businesses to offer credit management tools to its clients. "
target: Cyberloq
CyberloQ is a mobile device authentication technology utilizing two step verification in an all-in-one approach to credit card fraud mitigation and prevention.
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closed 6/28/2016 via BNC Analysis

AllClear ID, acquired Encap Security

synopsis: Austin, U.S.-based AllClear ID, a provider of identity theft repair and credit monitoring services, has quietly acquired Norway’s Encap Security. The Oslo-based company offers device-based multi-factor authentication and e-signature solutions, predominantly to the financial services industry.
buyer: AllClear ID
AllClear ID is a provider of identity theft repair and credit monitoring services. AllClear ID is the leader in customer security, providing data breach response services to business that aim to protect their greatest asset: customers. "
target: Encap Security
Encap Security offers device-based multi-factor authentication and e-signature solutions, predominantly to the financial services industry. It claims customers such as Santander, EnterCard, BinckBank, TatraBanka, mydesq, Sparebanken Vest, and AllClear ID.
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announced 4/7/2015 via BusinessWire

Early Warning Services, LLC, will acquire Authentify, Inc.

synopsis: Early Warning, a trusted leader in fraud prevention and risk management, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Authentify Inc. Founded in 1999, Authentify is a worldwide leader in phone-based, multi-factor authentication solutions. It currently serves more than 1,200 financial institutions and e-commerce companies.
buyer: Early Warning Services, LLC
Early Warning provides risk management solutions to a diverse network of 1,100 financial institutions, government entities and payment companies, enabling businesses and consumers to transact securely and conveniently. "
target: Authentify, Inc.
Authentify provides intuitive and consistent multi-factor authentication services for protecting user accounts or key information from unauthorized access. Founded in 1999, Authentify is a worldwide leader in phone-based, multi-factor authentication solutions.
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announced 10/29/2013 via BusinessWire

Verint Systems Inc., will acquire Victrio, Inc.

synopsis: Verint announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire Victrio, an innovator in fraud prevention and identity authentication solutions. The combination of Verint and Victrio advances this comprehensive solution set by combining voice biometrics and predictive analytics with customer-centric workforce optimization solutions.
buyer: Verint Systems Inc. (NasdaqGS:VRNT:$1,255.80)
Verint Systems Inc. is the global leader in Actionable Intelligence® solutions and value-added services. Its extensive portfolio of Enterprise Intelligence Solutions™ and Security Intelligence Solutions™ helps worldwide organizations capture and analyze complex, underused information sources. "
target: Victrio, Inc.
Victrio is a leader in voice biometric solutions for call center authentication and fraud detection. Victrio clients include leading U.S. banks and card issuers.
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closed 5/20/2013 via PR Newswire

VASCO Data Security International, Inc., acquired Cronto

synopsis: VASCO Data Security International, Inc., a leading software security company specializing in authentication products and services, announced its acquisition of Cronto, of Cambridge (UK), a provider of secure visual transaction authentication solutions for online banking.
buyer: VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (VDSI:$196.76)
VASCO Data Security International, Inc. is a leading supplier of strong authentication and e-signature solutions and services specializing in Internet security applications and transactions. "
target: Cronto
Cronto was founded in 2005 and is the market leader in the field of secure visual transaction authentication and signature solutions for online banking applications. CrontoSign has been chosen to secure transactions of customers of leading German and Swiss banks.
price ($mm)
$15
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EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 4/4/2013 via Company Press Release

Gemalto NV, acquired Data Security Systems Solutions Pte Ltd.

synopsis: Gemalto acquired Data Security Systems Solutions (DS3). Data Security Systems Solutions is a leading provider of authentication solutions and cryptographic products to banks, governments and enterprises worldwide. They offer integrated solutions that provide authentication and end-to-end encryption for online banking and remote transactions.
buyer: Gemalto NV (ENXTAM:GTO:$3,383.47)
Gemalto N.V. is the leader in digital security. They give billions the security to make the most of their digital lifestyle; the freedom to communicate, travel, shop, bank, entertain and work. They operate in four segments: Mobile Communication, Machine-to-Machine, Secure Transactions, and Security."
target: Data Security Systems Solutions Pte Ltd.
Data Security Systems Solutions (DS3) is a leading provider of authentication solutions and cryptographic products to banks, governments and enterprises worldwide. They offer integrated solutions that provide authentication and end-to-end encryption for online banking and remote transactions.
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closed 4/8/2010 via BusinessWire

Gemalto, acquired Todos AB

synopsis: Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, announced that it has completed the acquisition of Todos AB from investors led by 6AP, a fund belonging to the Swedish National Pension system. Todos AB is a leading provider of strong authentication solutions for internet banking.
buyer: Gemalto (ENXTAM:GTO:$3,383.47)
Gemalto is the leader in digital security. In a world where the digital revolution is increasingly transforming our lives, Gemalto’s solutions are designed to make personal digital interactions more convenient, secure and enjoyable. "
target parent: Sjatte AP-fonden
target: Todos AB
Todos AB helps banks and other businesses create trusted, secure relationships with their customers online. Founded in 1987, Todos designs, develops, delivers and supports security solutions for strong multi-factor authentication.
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announced 11/9/2018 via Company Press Release

SilverLake Axis Limited, will acquire X Infotech

synopsis: Silverlake Axis Ltd, a leading provider of Digital Economy Solutions and Services, has entered into a conditional sale and purchase agreement to acquire an 80% stake in XInfotech, a global provider of software solutions for the issuance and verification of digital identity documents and smart cards.
buyer: SilverLake Axis Limited (SGX:5CP:$141.53)
Silverlake Axis Ltd (SAL) is a leading provider of digital economy solutions and services for major organisations in Banking, Insurance, Payments, Retail and Logistics industries. Founded in 1989, SAL has an impeccable track record of successful delivery of innovative and transformative solutions. "
target: X Infotech
Latvia-based XInfotech Group (“XInfo”) is a global provider of software solutions for the issuance and verification of digital identity documents and smart cards.
price ($mm)
$16*
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closed 1/25/2016 via BusinessWire

Rambus Inc., acquired Bell ID

synopsis: Rambus Inc. announced it has acquired Smart Card Software Ltd which includes Bell Identification Ltd (Bell ID) and Ecebs Ltd. As part of this acquisition, the advanced mobile payment platform developed by Bell ID, along with the smart ticketing platform created by Ecebs, will be incorporated into the Rambus Cryptography Research Division.
buyer: Rambus Inc. (RMBS:$296.05)
Rambus creates cutting-edge semiconductor and IP products, spanning memory and interfaces to security, smart sensors and lighting. Their chips, customizable IP cores, architecture licenses, tools, services, training and innovations improve the competitive advantage of their customers. "
target: Bell ID
Bell ID software integrates with third party technology and simplifies the issuing complexities of payment, identity, loyalty and transit applications. Ecebs supplies smart ticketing systems to the UK transport markets, and their software meets the demand for cloud-based, secure ticketing schemes.
price ($mm)
$92
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closed 1/17/2014 via BusinessWire

ASSA ABLOY AB, acquired IdenTrust

synopsis: ASSA ABLOY has acquired IdenTrust. IdenTrust, Inc. provides digital identity authentication solutions to the financial institutions, government agencies, corporations, department of defense, energy, and supply chain markets internationally. Its solutions include PLOT, policies, legal framework, operations hosting, and technology.
buyer: ASSA ABLOY AB (OM:ASSA B:$10,395.79)
ASSA ABLOY is the global leader in door opening solutions, dedicated to satisfying end-user needs for security, safety and convenience. ASSA ABLOY is represented all over the world, on both mature and emerging markets, with leading positions in much of Europe and North America and in Australia. "
target parent: Parallax Capital Partners LLC
target: IdenTrust
IdenTrust, Inc. provides digital identity authentication solutions to the financial institutions, government agencies, corporations, department of defense, energy, and supply chain markets internationally. Its solutions include PLOT, policies, legal framework, operations hosting, and technology.
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closed 9/26/2013 via BNC Analysis

Parallax Capital Partners LLC, acquired IdenTrust

synopsis: US-based private equity fund Parallax Capital Partners, LLC has bought Chennai-based Polaris Financial Technology Ltd's US arm IdenTrust, Inc. IdenTrust Inc, a subsidiary of Polaris, is engaged in the business of trusted identity solutions and digital identity authentication services based in the United States.
buyer: Parallax Capital Partners LLC
Parallax Capital Partners specializes in acquiring and operating software companies that have proven products and established customer bases. Parallax provides its portfolio companies with experienced management skills as well as cost effective infrastructure support. "
target parent: Polaris Financial Technology Limited
target: IdenTrust
IdenTrust, Inc. is a global leader in trusted identity solutions accepted by global financial institutions, government agencies, and corporations. As the only government regulated, bank-built identity company, IdenTrust provides a worldwide network of trusted credentials based on global standards.
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announced 4/27/2011 via Company Press Release

Polaris Software Lab Ltd., will acquire IdenTrust

synopsis: Polaris Software Lab Ltd announced a strategic investment in IdenTrust, a global leader in trusted identity solutions recognized by global financial institutions and one of the premier providers of digital identity authentication services to several key banks, United States federal identity programs as well as supply chain markets.
buyer: Polaris Software Lab Ltd. (BSE:532254:$296.85)
Polaris Software Lab is a leading Financial Technology company, with its comprehensive portfolio of products, services and consulting. Polaris has a talent strength of over 9,000 solution architects, domain and technology experts. "
target: IdenTrust
IdenTrust, Inc. is a global leader in trusted identity solutions accepted by global financial institutions, government agencies, and corporations. As the only government regulated, bank-built identity company, IdenTrust provides a worldwide network of trusted credentials based on global standards.
price ($mm)
$20*
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$9
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1.9x
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