This Week

closed 10/11/2019 via BNC Analysis

Ideagen Plc, acquired OSHENS

synopsis: Ideagen plc, the UK-based, leading global software firm, has acquired OSHENS, a market leading web based, safety, health, environment, risk and compliance system in the UK. OSHENS features a modular design that allows users to choose the functionality that best suits their health, safety and compliance needs.
buyer: Ideagen Plc (AIM:IDEA:$59.19)
Ideagen is a global provider of quality, safety, audit, performance and risk management software. With an excellent portfolio of software products, Ideagen helps leading brands improve operational efficiency, strengthen compliance and oversight and anticipate and manage every detail of risk. "
target: OSHENS
OSHENS is a market leading web based, safety, health, environment, risk and compliance system in the UK. OSHENS features a modular design that allows users to choose the functionality that best suits their health, safety and compliance needs.
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announced 10/11/2019 via BusinessWire

Uber Technologies, Inc., will acquire Cornershop

synopsis: Uber Technologies, Inc., a ridesharing company, announced an agreement to acquire majority ownership of Cornershop, a leading online grocery provider in Chile, Mexico, and more recently in Peru and Toronto.
buyer: Uber Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:UBER:$12,183.00)
Uber is a ridesharing company that connects passengers with drivers through a mobile app. Uber is evolving the way the world moves. By seamlessly connecting riders to drivers through their apps, they make cities more accessible, opening up more possibilities for riders and more business for drivers."
target: Cornershop
Headquartered out of San Francisco, with its user base located in Mexico and Chile, Cornershop, Inc. is a leading online marketplace for on-demand delivery from supermarkets, pharmacies and specialty food retailers.
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closed 10/11/2019 via BusinessWire

Sportradar AG, acquired OptimaMGS

synopsis: Switzerland-based Sportradar, the world’s leading provider of sports data and content, has acquired Optima, a sports betting and gaming omnichannel platform business headquartered in Spain. Optima will extend Sportradar’s current betting services portfolio to become a full-service B2B data, betting, trading, and player management platform business.
buyer: Sportradar AG
Switzerland-based Sportradar is the leading global provider of sports data intelligence. The company provides sports federations, news media, consumer platforms, and sports betting operators a range of solutions to help grow their business. "
target: OptimaMGS
Spain-based Optima is a sports betting and e-gaming platform, and the exclusive technology supplier to the worldwide regulated sports betting and gaming industry. Optima provides the technology to operate B2B2C services to leading organizations in almost every regulated market.
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closed 10/11/2019 via GlobeNewswire

ZetaDisplay AB, acquired Gauddi BV

synopsis: Malmö-based ZetaDisplay AB has acquired Gauddi BV, a leading supplier of Digital Signage solutions in the Netherlands. Through the acquisition, ZetaDisplay also becomes the leading Digital Signage player in the Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg union, accelerating its international expansion.
buyer: ZetaDisplay AB (OM:ZETA:$44.86)
Sweden-based ZetaDisplay provides visual communication solutions to influence behavior in a physical store or office environment. ZetaDisplay offers concept development software programming and deployment, as well as technical contracted services. "
target: Gauddi BV
Gauddi BV, based in Moordrecht, is the second largest supplier of Digital Signage solutions in the Belgium, Netherlands, and Luxembourg region. Gauddi's intuitive cloud-based Content Management Solution offers a broad range of functionality, from HMTL5 to detailed scheduling abilities.
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announced 10/11/2019 via BusinessWire

Accenture Interactive, will acquire Sutter Mills

synopsis: Accenture has agreed to acquire Sutter Mills through Accenture Interactive. Sutter Mills is a French firm that specializes in developing and executing data-driven marketing strategies for clients. Accenture Interactive helps the world’s leading brands transform their customer experiences across the entire customer journey.
buyer parent: Accenture
buyer: Accenture Interactive
Accenture Interactive helps the world’s leading brands transform their customer experiences across the entire customer journey. Through their connected offerings in design, marketing, content and commerce, they create new ways to win in today’s experience-led economy. "
target: Sutter Mills
Sutter Mills is an independent digital consulting platform, advising global organisations in thinking and implementing the digital age, with a specific focus on unleashing the potential of technology and enabling better customer knowledge and user experience and marketing RoI.
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announced 10/11/2019 via BusinessWire

Ahead, LLC, will acquire Sovereign Systems LLC

synopsis: Chicago-based AHEAD and Atlanta-based Data Blue, both leading providers of digital infrastructure to large enterprises, announced an agreement to merge their two companies, plus acquire Sovereign Systems, also of Atlanta. Sovereign Systems is a leader in Storage, Virtualization and Cloud Services.
buyer parent: Court Square Capital Partners
buyer: Ahead, LLC
Ahead, LLC develops and distributes enterprise service management, cloud infrastructure, and mobility solutions. The company offers IT service automation, IT business management, business process automation, portfolio management, data center infrastructure, automation and orchestration. "
target: Sovereign Systems LLC
Launched in 2007, Sovereign Systems is a leader in Storage, Virtualization and Cloud Services. They help companies transform legacy IT infrastructure into ultra-efficient, cloud-based platforms.
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announced 10/10/2019 via BusinessWire

Kibo Software, Inc, will acquire Monetate

synopsis: Kibo, a leader in cloud commerce, will acquire Monetate, a leading testing and optimization provider. The acquisition will expand Kibo’s personalization capabilities and will not only complement its best-in-class Certona solution but will also extend the reach of Kibo’s end-to-end cloud commerce platform.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Kibo Software, Inc
Kibo’s cloud commerce platform powers unified commerce and omnichannel fulfillment strategies, built on an API-first, microservices architecture. The Kibo platform scales as clients grow their business while maintaining a low cost of ownership and faster time to market than other commerce solutions."
target: Monetate
Monetate is a global leader in Personalization software for consumer-facing brands. Powered by AI, the Monetate Personalization Engine enables brands to connect all of their data sources to make the most intelligent decisions possible regarding their interactions with each customer.
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announced 10/10/2019 via BusinessWire

New Frontier Data, will acquire Civilized

synopsis: New Frontier Data, the global authority in data, analytics and business intelligence and the only Big Data tech solution solely focused on the cannabis space, announced plans to acquire leading cannabis lifestyle and engagement digital platform - Civilized Worldwide Inc.
buyer: New Frontier Data
New Frontier Data is an independent, technology-driven analytics company specializing in the cannabis industry. It offers vetted data, actionable business intelligence and risk management solutions for investors, operators, researchers and policymakers. "
target: Civilized
Civilized is the leading lifestyle media brand that connects millions of cannabis consumers, influencers and the canna-curious with both niche and mainstream content, events and experiences, and fashion. They are based in Saint John, NB, Canada.
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closed 10/10/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Standard Cognition, acquired DeepMagic

synopsis: Standard Cognition, which is building the next interface of retail, announced that it has acquired the assets of DeepMagic, a New York-based startup focused on unattended, automated retail. DeepMagic is revolutionizing traditional retail and last-mile product delivery by fully automating physical store access, check-out, and security.
buyer: Standard Cognition
Standard Cognition provides the most flexible AI-powered autonomous checkout solutions for brick & mortar retailers. Available to any retailer, the Standard solution lets consumers shop and pay without waiting in line, scanning or stopping to check out. "
target: DeepMagic
DeepMagic is revolutionizing traditional retail and last-mile product delivery by fully automating physical store access, check-out, and security. The company is enabling retailers to run their stores unattended, helping them to save cost, extend store hours, and improve the customer experience.
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closed 10/10/2019 via BusinessWire

Baymark Partners, acquired Presidium Network Services

synopsis: Baymark Partners, a Dallas-based private equity firm, has acquired Presidium Network Services, a Florida-based IT service provider. The Company provides managed IT services, cloud computing, VoIP phone services, and disaster recovery.
buyer: Baymark Partners
Baymark Partners is a Dallas-based private equity firm investing in growing middle market IT, healthcare, business and distribution services, as well as light manufacturing providing owners with liquidity and companies with resources to accelerate their growth. "
target: Presidium Network Services
Presidium Network Services, located in Lakeland, Florida is an IT service provider. The Company provides managed IT services, cloud computing, VoIP phone services, and disaster recovery.
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closed 10/10/2019 via PR Newswire

HMP, acquired Provascular GmbH

synopsis: HMP, a leading global organizer of healthcare events and education, today announced that it has acquired Provascular GmbH, a German-based company producing cardiovascular education and events. Provascular produces the Leipzig Interventional Course (LINC), a premier global medical education conference held annually in Leipzig, Germany.
buyer parent: Susquehanna International Group, LLP
buyer: HMP
HMP is behind Healthcare Made Practical—and is a global, multichannel leader in healthcare events and education, with a mission to improve patient care. The company produces accredited medical education events and clinically relevant, evidence-based content for the global healthcare community. "
target: Provascular GmbH
Provascular GmbH is a German-based company producing cardiovascular education and events. Provascular produces the Leipzig Interventional Course (LINC), a premier global medical education conference held annually in Leipzig, Germany. LINC is a four-day meeting for cardiovascular specialists.
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closed 10/10/2019 via PR Newswire

MSX International, acquired Pacific Technology Solutions

synopsis: MSX International, a leading technology-enabled business process outsourcing company supporting car manufacturers around the world, has acquired Pacific Technology Solutions, LLC, a leading provider of eLearning, training development, and performance improvement solutions to the automotive industry.
buyer parent: Bain Capital
buyer: MSX International
MSX International is a leading provider of technology-enabled business process outsourcing services to OEMs in more than 80 countries. MSX's automotive industry expertise, data analytics, and custom software solutions improve the performance of automotive dealership networks. "
target: Pacific Technology Solutions
PTS is an industry leader of training and performance improvement software services. PTS provides comprehensive business solutions to the automotive industry, including OEMs and their dealers, and aftermarket providers with a deep focus in the aftersales arena.
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closed 10/10/2019 via BusinessWire

IHS Markit Ltd., acquired Novation Analytics

synopsis: UK-based IHS Markit, a world leader in critical information, analytics, and solutions, has acquired Novation Analytics, a specialist provider of software solutions, data analysis, and advisory services to the automotive industry. Novation Analytics focuses on the modeling of vehicle energy efficiency and CO2 emissions compliance.
buyer: IHS Markit Ltd. (INFO:$4,362.00)
UK-based IHS Markit is a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions for the major industries and markets that drive economies worldwide. The company delivers next-generation information, analytics and solutions to customers in business, finance and government. "
target: Novation Analytics
Novation Analytics provides software solutions, data analysis and advisory services, focusing on vehicle energy efficiency and greenhouse gas emissions. Novation's ENERGY software provides full-vehicle simulation and competitive and regulatory analysis for product planners, engineers and regulators.
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closed 10/10/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Altair Engineering Inc., acquired Polliwog Co. Ltd.

synopsis: Altair, a global technology company providing solutions in product development, high-performance computing and data analytics, announced the acquisition of Polliwog Co. Ltd., a high-tech software company based near Seoul, providing EDA software to the rapidly growing electronics industry.
buyer: Altair Engineering Inc. (ALTR:$424.39)
Altair is a global technology company that provides software and cloud solutions in the areas of product development, high performance computing and data intelligence. It enables organizations to compete more effectively in a connected world while creating a more sustainable future. "
target: Polliwog Co. Ltd.
Established in 2000, Polliwog has provided the global electronics industry with unique sets of Electronic Design Automation software allowing the users to efficiently verify and evaluate their product designs. They are based in South Korea.
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announced 10/10/2019 via PR Newswire

Akamai Technologies, will acquire ChameleonX Technologies

synopsis: Akamai Technologies, Inc., the intelligent edge platform for securing and delivering digital experiences, will acquire ChameleonX, an Israel-based cybersecurity company with a unique solution to protect websites from credit card skimming and user credential theft via malicious or compromised third-party scripts.
buyer: Akamai Technologies (AKAM:$2,794.57)
Akamai secures and delivers digital experiences for the world's largest companies. Akamai's intelligent edge platform surrounds everything, from the enterprise to the cloud, so customers and their businesses can be fast, smart, and secure. "
target: ChameleonX Technologies
ChameleonX is an Israel-based cybersecurity startup company, developing a unique AI-based client-side protection solution for the eCommerce, Travel, and Financial sectors to protect businesses from zero-day attacks, compromised 3rd-party resources, web vulnerabilities and malware code injections.
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announced 10/10/2019 via PR Newswire

Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc., will acquire Fi360, Inc.

synopsis: Broadridge Financial Solutions, a global Fintech leader and part of the S&P 500® Index, has entered into a purchase agreement to acquire Fi360, a leading provider of fiduciary-focused software, data and analytics for financial advisors and intermediaries across the retirement and wealth ecosystem.
buyer: Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (BR:$4,362.20)
Broadridge Financial Solutions is a leading provider of investor communications and technology-driven solutions to banks, broker-dealers, asset and wealth managers and corporate issuers. Broadridge provides an important infrastructure that powers the financial services industry. "
target parent: Bluff Point Associates
target: Fi360, Inc.
Fi360, a fiduciary education, training and technology company, helps financial intermediaries use prudent fiduciary practices to profitably gather, grow and protect investors' assets. They provide financial professionals with the tools necessary to act as a fiduciary in their work with investors.
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closed 10/10/2019 via PR Newswire

LiiV, acquired Telmar Group, Inc.

synopsis: LiiV, a holding company founded to enable creative intelligence through advocacy, thought leadership, academic partnerships, and technology platforms, has acquired Telmar, the the world's largest independent provider of strategic targeting and media planning solutions to advertisers, marketers, agencies, media companies, and data suppliers.
buyer: LiiV
LiiV is a holding company founded to enable creative intelligence through advocacy, thought leadership, academic partnerships, and technology platforms. LiiV invests in and builds strategic, cutting edge organizations that sit at the intersection of technology, creativity, and human science. "
target: Telmar Group, Inc.
Telmar Group is the world's largest independent provider of strategic targeting and media planning solutions to advertisers, marketers, agencies, media companies, and data suppliers. It provides innovations in data-agnostic solutions to analyze thousands of consumer and media data sets.
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announced 10/10/2019 via BusinessWire

Major League Fishing, will acquire Fishing League Worldwide

synopsis: Major League Fishing (MLF), a professional bass fishing league and television show, announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire Fishing League Worldwide (FLW), the world’s largest tournament-fishing organization.
buyer parent: Kroenke Sports & Entertainment, LLC
buyer: Major League Fishing
Major League Fishing (MLF) is a professional bass fishing league and television show that airs on Outdoor Channel, World Fishing Network and Discovery Channel. "
target: Fishing League Worldwide
Fishing League Worldwide (FLW) is the world’s largest tournament-fishing organization, providing anglers of all skill levels the opportunity to compete in more than 290 bass-fishing tournaments across five circuits. They are based in Benton, Kentucky.
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closed 10/9/2019 via BNC Analysis

Genumark, acquired Rightsleeve

synopsis: Genumark, a Canadian company that provides the latest and greatest promotional products with a service and problem resolution for their clients, has acquired Rightsleeve, a Canada-based award-winning marketing agency that uses product as their medium.
buyer: Genumark
Headquartered in Canada, Genumark provides the latest and greatest promotional products, which comes second to providing a service and problem resolution for their clients. They are Canada’s leading distributor of promotional products and corporate gifts. "
target: Rightsleeve
Headquartered in Canada, Rightsleeve is an award-winning marketing agency that uses product as their medium. Their approach is to listen, ask the right questions, and then curate exceptional product collections based on the client’s brand, audience, people and intentions.
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closed 10/9/2019 via PE Hub

Micromed SpA, acquired OSG bvba

synopsis: Micromed, an Italian medical device company, has acquired OSG BVBA, a Belgium-based sleep diagnostics software company strongly positioned in sleep neuromonitoring and clinical neurophysiology. With the acquisition, Micromed will gain direct access to the Benelux market, thanks to OSG’s strong position in the area.
buyer parent: ArchiMed
buyer: Micromed SpA
Micromed is an Italian medical device company delivering solutions in Neurophysiology worldwide. Partnering with hospitals, sleep labs, and research centers on a global scale, Micromed manufactures and markets neurodiagnostic hardware and software to neurologists, clinicians and researchers. "
target: OSG bvba
OSG is a Belgian developer of software products for Sleep Research and Brain Research. With their products BrainRT and SleeptRT, OSG is highly regarded in sleep neuromonitoring and clinical neurophysiology with advanced capabilities in AI as it relates to sleep scoring and data interpretation.
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closed 10/4/2019 via Reuters

Thomson Reuters, acquired FC Business Intelligence Ltd.

synopsis: Thomson Reuters has acquired FC Business Intelligence (FCBI), a global business-to-business events specialist. FCBI delivers high-end conferences and exhibitions to diverse sectors. The business will be rebranded Reuters Events and will be operated as part of the Reuters News division of Thomson Reuters.
buyer: Thomson Reuters (TRI:$5,721.00)
Thomson Reuters is a leading provider of business information services. Their products include highly specialized information-enabled software and tools for legal, tax, accounting, and compliance professionals combined with the world's most global news service—Reuters. "
target parent: Lloyds Banking Group
target: FC Business Intelligence Ltd.
FC Business Intelligence (FCBI) helps leading corporations define future strategy and direction, develop growth opportunities and solve problems facing their sectors. The company was founded in 1990, and is based in London, UK.
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closed 10/4/2019 via BNC Analysis

Apple, Inc., acquired IKinema ltd.

synopsis: Apple has acquired IKinema, a UK-based 3D animation company. IKinema develops motion capture technology that could morph video footage of people into animated characters. Apple has purchased several small companies with a similar 3D graphics focus in the past, which were integrated into Apple’s Animoji feature.
buyer: Apple, Inc. (AAPL:$259,034.00)
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: IKinema ltd.
iKinema Ltd. is a UK developer of motion capture software whose products are used in the production of films, virtual reality content, and video games. The company provides a software engine that can take motion capture data and use the measurements to animate a virtual character.
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announced 10/4/2019 via Company Press Release

Silver Lake Partners, will acquire TEG Pty Limited

synopsis: Silver Lake, the global leader in technology investing, will acquire TEG, Asia Pacific’s leading live entertainment and ticketing company, from Affinity Equity Partners (S) Pte Ltd and its affiliates. TEG’s integrated live entertainment platform combines ticketing and event promotion, venue management, data analytics, and marketing services.
buyer parent: SilverLake
buyer: Silver Lake Partners
Silver Lake is the global leader in technology investing, with over US $43 billion in combined assets under management and committed capital and a team of approximately 100 investment and value creation professionals located in Silicon Valley, New York, London and Hong Kong. "
target parent: Affinity Equity Partners
target: TEG Pty Limited
Based in Australia, TEG is a dynamic and integrated group that promotes live sports and entertainment, provides essential ticketing, technology, and e-commerce services and is a major player in data science and analytics, digital marketing, and customer research.
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closed 10/4/2019 via PR Newswire

Alteryx, acquired Feature Labs, Inc.

synopsis: Alteryx, Inc., revolutionizing business through data science and analytics, has acquired Feature Labs, a data science software company that automates feature engineering for machine learning and AI applications. The acquisition enables Alteryx to help organizations empower every data worker to fill the data science and machine learning talent gap.
buyer: Alteryx (AYX:$309.80)
Revolutionizing business through data science and analytics, Alteryx offers an end-to-end analytics platform that empowers data analysts and scientists alike to break data barriers, deliver insights and experience the thrill of getting to the answer faster. "
target: Feature Labs, Inc.
Launched out of MIT, Feature Labs is a data science software company that designs and develops solutions to automate feature engineering for Machine Learning and AI applications. Feature Labs builds tools and APIs to enable reliable and accurate data science automation.
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closed 10/4/2019 via Yahoo, Inc.

Tesla Motors, Inc., acquired DeepScale

synopsis: Autonomous vehicles are set to revolutionize the concept of transport. To capitalize on the changing dynamics of the auto industry, Tesla acquired DeepScale, a California-based computer vision startup, in order to develop fully driverless cars. DeepScale is a CA-based computer vision startup that offers AI software for vehicles called Carver21.
buyer: Tesla Motors, Inc. (TSLA:$24,941.43)
Tesla’s mission is to accelerate the world’s transition to sustainable energy through increasingly affordable electric vehicles in addition to renewable energy generation. California-based Tesla is committed to having the best-in-class in safety, performance, and reliability in all Tesla cars. "
target: DeepScale
DeepScale is a CA-based computer vision startup that offers AI software for vehicles called Carver21. Carver21 offers a portfolio of perception software modules that give Tier-1s and OEMs the flexibility they need to create modular, scalable ADAS (Advanced driver-assistance systems).
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announced 10/4/2019 via BNC Analysis

mporium Group PLC, will acquire Click Labs

synopsis: Mporium, a UK digital marketing company whose services include a platform that enables advertisers to automate the activation of digital ads, will acquire Click Labs Group, a UK digital marketing agency focused on multichannel new customer acquisition.
buyer: mporium Group PLC (AIM:MPOW:$1.46)
Headquartered in the UK, Mporium is a digital marketing company. Its services include a platform that enables advertisers to automate the activation of digital ads in sync with Signals and reports on the effects of these activations. "
target: Click Labs
Headquartered in the UK, Click Labs Group is a digital marketing agency focused on multichannel new customer acquisition. With over 90m UK email addresses under their management and a boutique affiliate network they support over 300 Brands.
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Go Global Retail, will acquire ModCloth

synopsis: Go Global Retail announced plans to acquire the assets of ModCloth, a digitally native retailer of unique women's fashion and accessories. ModCloth offers exclusive indie and vintage-inspired women's clothing, shoes, handbags and accessories for 18-35 year-old women.
buyer: Go Global Retail
Go Global Retail is a brand investment platform for strategic investors in the consumer sector. Go Global focuses on identifying attractive targets, investing appropriate capital, and creating value for both investors and acquisitions. "
target parent: Walmart
target: ModCloth
ModCloth is a digitally native lifestyle brand committed to inspiring personal style. ModCloth's lifestyle-driven assortment includes its signature line of feminine, vintage-inspired apparel, offered in a full range of sizes at price points with surprising value.
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announced 10/3/2019 via BusinessWire

Blue Planet, will acquire Centina Systems, Inc.

synopsis: Ciena will acquire Centina, a leading provider of service assurance analytics and network performance management solutions. Centina’s technology and engineering expertise will be integrated into Blue Planet, a division of Ciena, and is intended to accelerate Blue Planet’s software strategy of providing closed-loop, intelligent automation solutions.
buyer parent: Ciena Corporation
buyer: Blue Planet
Blue Planet provides leading intelligent automation software and specialized professional services to help clients modernize their IT and network operations. Driven by policy and AI-based insights, Blue Planet delivers the closed-loop automation tools needed to align IT and networking processes. "
target: Centina Systems, Inc.
Centina is the market leader in service assurance analytics and network performance management solutions. Centina's vSure offers assurance of Network Functions Virtualization and Software-Defined Networking assets and enables businesses to successfully operationalize virtual network investments.
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closed 10/3/2019 via BusinessWire

BitGo, acquired Hedge Connect

synopsis: BitGo has acquired Hedge, a leader in scalable, programmatic deployment of staking infrastructure. Hedge is a complete software platform for running a blockchain-powered business. Hedge reduces the complexity of managing keys and network interaction.
buyer: BitGo
BitGo is the leader in digital asset financial services, providing institutional investors with security, custody, and liquidity solutions. BitGo is the world's largest processor of on-chain bitcoin transactions, processing 15% of all global Bitcoin transactions. "
target: Hedge Connect
Hedge is a complete software platform for running a blockchain-powered business. Hedge reduces the complexity of managing keys and network interaction. Hedge provides Hedge Connect, a fully-managed network infrastructure to support blockchain-powered applications.
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closed 10/3/2019 via BusinessWire

Gold Star Foods merged with Good Source Solutions, Inc.,

synopsis: Highview Capital has acquired Ontario-based Gold Star Foods, a leading specialized food distributor to K-12 child nutrition programs. Gold Star will merge with Good Source Solutions, a Highview portfolio company and food distributor focused on K-12 and non-commercial segments. The merger will create a new holding company called GS Foods Group.
buyer parent: Highview Capital, LLC
buyer: Good Source Solutions, Inc.
Good Source Solutions is a specialized food distributor serving a wide spectrum of value-focused end markets through a national network of facilities. Good Source serves thousands of public and private-sector customers in the education, corrections, food service, and healthcare, among others. "
target parent: Castle Harlan Inc.
target: Gold Star Foods
Gold Star Foods is a leading distributor of wholesome, fresh and nutritious foods to students in K-12 schools. Based in Ontario, with facilities and operations across the Southwest United States, Gold Star serves students in over 3,500 K-12 schools in more than 500 school districts
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closed 10/3/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Samba TV, acquired Wove Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: Samba TV, the leading provider of global TV data and audience analytics, has acquired Wove, a data integration platform that will strengthen Samba’s advanced data onboarding and activation capabilities, opening the door for advertisers to apply first-party data to targeted connected TV and cross-screen advertising.
buyer: Samba TV
Samba TV is a data and analytics company focused on a next-generation television experience that helps viewers discover and engage with relevant content, and enables brands and agencies to address and measure that engagement effectively. "
target: Wove Technologies, Inc.
Wove is a data integration platform helping brands connect to reach new audiences. Wove has built the world's largest network for marketing partnerships where trusted brands can work together to reach and gain new customers through each other.
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closed 10/3/2019 via PR Newswire

Capstone Logistics, LLC, acquired MileZero

synopsis: Capstone Logistics, a third-party logistics company, has acquired MileZero, Inc., a software company providing logistics tools to the last mile delivery industry. Through MileZero, Capstone expands its last mile capabilities and establishes a broader international footprint, adding operations in Australia.
buyer parent: The Jordan Company
buyer: Capstone Logistics, LLC
Capstone Logistics is a third-party logistics company offering technology-enhanced labor solutions for the full spectrum of supply chain activities. Capstone is a market leader in its industry and delivers service and value to its customers through innovative solutions. "
target: MileZero
MileZero develops software to optimize the world’s largest retail logistics networks and delivery fleets. Their cloud-based platform digitizes the fulfillment and logistics value chain, transforming loosely connected fulfillment functions into dynamic and high velocity parcel flows.
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closed 10/3/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Hazeltree, acquired ENSO Financial Analytics

synopsis: Hazeltree, the leading provider of integrated treasury management and portfolio finance solutions, announced today that it has acquired ENSO Financial Analytics (ENSO), a leading provider of portfolio analytics for hedge funds and prime brokers, previously owned by CME Group Inc.
buyer: Hazeltree
Hazeltree is the leading Treasury Management solution provider with powerful, proactive performance enhancement and risk mitigation capabilities that generate operational alpha, reduce a range of risks and streamline operations. "
target parent: CME Group
target: ENSO Financial Analytics
ENSO Financial Analytics (ENSO) is a leading hedge fund service provider offering clients the ability to use critical business insights to become more competitive while strengthening their broker relationships. ENSO captures data on more than $1 trillion in hedge fund assets under advisory.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/3/2019 via PR Newswire

InterVision Systems, acquired Fotis Networks, LLC

synopsis: InterVision, a provider of IT managed services, on-premise solutions, cloud solutions, automation, and consulting services, has acquired Fotis Networks, an IT professional services and consulting firm. Fotis provides cybersecurity and networking professional services to clients in the government, commercial, healthcare, and education sectors.
buyer parent: Huron Capital Partners LLC
buyer: InterVision Systems
InterVision's mission is to unlock value by delivering innovative technology through a consultative approach. The company delivers innovation through a broad portfolio of IT managed services, on-premise solutions, professional services, cloud solutions, automation and consulting services. "
target: Fotis Networks, LLC
Fotis Networks is a privately held ISO 9001-compliant business providing IT professional services to clients in commercial, healthcare, education, and government sectors. Fotis has built its reputation by delivering resilient, secure solutions that maximize current and long-term investments in IT.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/3/2019 via PR Newswire

InterVision Systems, acquired Fotis Networks, LLC

synopsis: InterVision, a provider of IT managed services, on-premise solutions, cloud solutions, automation, and consulting services, has acquired Fotis Networks, an IT professional services and consulting firm. Fotis provides cybersecurity and networking professional services to clients in the government, commercial, healthcare, and education sectors.
buyer parent: Huron Capital Partners LLC
buyer: InterVision Systems
InterVision's mission is to unlock value by delivering innovative technology through a consultative approach. The company delivers innovation through a broad portfolio of IT managed services, on-premise solutions, professional services, cloud solutions, automation and consulting services. "
target: Fotis Networks, LLC
Fotis Networks is a privately held ISO 9001-compliant business providing IT professional services to clients in commercial, healthcare, education, and government sectors. Fotis has built its reputation by delivering resilient, secure solutions that maximize current and long-term investments in IT.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/3/2019 via PR Newswire

InterVision Systems, acquired Fotis Networks, LLC

synopsis: InterVision, a provider of IT managed services, on-premise solutions, cloud solutions, automation, and consulting services, has acquired Fotis Networks, an IT professional services and consulting firm. Fotis provides cybersecurity and networking professional services to clients in the government, commercial, healthcare, and education sectors.
buyer parent: Huron Capital Partners LLC
buyer: InterVision Systems
InterVision's mission is to unlock value by delivering innovative technology through a consultative approach. The company delivers innovation through a broad portfolio of IT managed services, on-premise solutions, professional services, cloud solutions, automation and consulting services. "
target: Fotis Networks, LLC
Fotis Networks is a privately held ISO 9001-compliant business providing IT professional services to clients in commercial, healthcare, education, and government sectors. Fotis has built its reputation by delivering resilient, secure solutions that maximize current and long-term investments in IT.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 10/3/2019 via PR Newswire

ReliaQuest, will acquire Threatcare

synopsis: ReliaQuest, the leader in enterprise cybersecurity, will acquire Threatcare, the leader in proactive cyber defense. Threatcare's BAS (Breach and Attack Simulation) solution helps progressive technology companies to measure the effectiveness of their cybersecurity programs.
buyer: ReliaQuest
ReliaQuest is a leader in enterprise cybersecurity. ReliaQuest's GreyMatter platform integrates disparate technologies to provide a unified, actionable view that fills the gaps in enterprise security programs. GreyMatter helps teams to increase the speed and effectiveness of their threat responses. "
target: Threatcare
Threatcare is the leader in proactive cyber defense. Threatcare's BAS (Breach and Attack Simulation) solution helps progressive technology companies to measure the effectiveness of their cybersecurity programs. Their insights and actionable recommendations enable companies to secure more, faster.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/3/2019 via PR Newswire

Converge Technology Solutions, acquired Datatrend Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: Converge Technology Solutions Corp., a Canadian IT solutions provider, has acquired Datatrend Technologies, Inc., a leading technology solutions provider. Datatrend provides planning, design, integration and project management for data centers, cloud environments, cabling and wireless solutions for multi-site rollouts and the Internet of Things.
buyer: Converge Technology Solutions (TSXV:CTS:$417.67)
Headquartered in Canada, Converge combines innovation accelerators and foundational infrastructure solutions to deliver the best solutions and services to customers. They are building a platform to enhance their ability to provide multi-cloud solutions, blockchain, resiliency, and managed services. "
target: Datatrend Technologies, Inc.
Datatrend is a leading technology solutions provider. Datatrend provides planning, design, implementation, integration and project management for next generation data centers, cloud environments, cabling and wireless solutions for multi-site rollouts and the Internet of Things.
price ($mm)
$18
rev ($mm)
$84
EBITDA ($mm)
$3
EV / rev
0.2x
EV / EBITDA
5.6x
closed 10/3/2019 via Company Press Release

Lieberman Research Worldwide, Inc., acquired Karma Agency

synopsis: LRW Group, an analytics-powered marketing services company and a portfolio company of Tailwind Capital, announced the acquisition of Karma Agency, a strategic communications firm that specializes in brand management, marketing and public relations.
buyer parent: Tailwind Capital Partners
buyer: Lieberman Research Worldwide, Inc.
Lieberman Research Worldwide (LRW) is a global collaboration of data-driven companies. Their abilities to translate human understanding and data analytics into business success has uncovered real growth levers in strategy, innovation, branding, communication, and experiences for top global brands. "
target: Karma Agency
Founded in 1999 with roots in public relations, Karma Agency is a full-service, category-diverse communications firm specializing in brand strategy and digital communications, as well as advertising, design, reputation management, issues and crisis communications, and earned and social media.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/3/2019 via BusinessWire

Unity Technologies, acquired ChilliConnect

synopsis: Unity Technologies, creator of the world’s leading real-time 3D development platform, has acquired the UK-based ChilliConnect. The addition of ChilliConnect's services to Unity will allow developers to benefit from easier, better integrated access to live operations and backend game management services to build and manage connected games.
buyer: Unity Technologies
Unity is the world’s leading real-time 3D development platform, giving users powerful and accessible tools to create, operate, and monetize experiences for the real-time world. Unity empowers anyone, regardless of skill level and industry, to create 3D visual content using world-class technology. "
target: ChilliConnect
UK-based ChilliConnect is a Live Game Management platform providing game developers and publishers to build, monetize, and operate live games. ChilliConnect comprises a suite of cloud services, including analytics, game backend services, and live operations tools in a single platform.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/27/2019 via Company Press Release

The Sage Group plc., acquired AutoEntry

synopsis: Sage, a global market leader in cloud business management solutions, today announced it has acquired the Dublin-based AutoEntry, a leading provider of data entry automation for accountants, bookkeepers, and businesses. The acquisition accelerates Sage’s goal to become a quality SaaS company and follows a successful two-year partnership.
buyer: The Sage Group plc. (LSE:SGE:$2,332.05)
Sage is a global market leader for technology that helps businesses of all sizes manage everything from money to people. They accomplish this via Sage Business Cloud, a business management solution comprising Accounting, Sage Intacct, Enterprise Management, People & Payroll, and Payments & Banking. "
target: AutoEntry
Ireland-based AutoEntry is an intelligent, automated solution developed by OCRex for accountants, bookkeepers, and Small-to-Medium Enterprises. AutoEntry captures and analyses scanned and photographed paper documents, automating data entry into a user’s accounting software, Excel, or CSV.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 9/27/2019 via BusinessWire

Logitech International, will acquire Streamlabs

synopsis: Logitech International, a multi-brand product company for music, gaming, video, and computing, will acquire Streamlabs, a leader in software and tools for live streaming. Streamlabs allows game streamers to engage with viewers, grow their brands and channels, and monetize their broadcasts across platforms like Twitch, YouTube, Mixer, and Facebook.
buyer: Logitech International (LOGI:$2,824.07)
Logitech is a multi-brand company that designs products that bring people together and connects them to digital experiences through music, gaming, video, and computing. Brands of Logitech include Logitech, Logitech G, ASTRO Gaming, Ultimate Ears, Jaybird, and Blue Microphones "
target: Streamlabs
Streamlabs is the leading provider of tools for professional streamers. Founded in 2014, its groundbreaking software, Streamlabs OBS, offers the largest set of features that content creators use to grow their audiences, engage with fans, and monetize their streams.
price ($mm)
$89
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/27/2019 via Company Press Release

Ntiva Inc., acquired 3Points

synopsis: Ntiva, Inc., a leading provider of managed IT, cloud hosting, cybersecurity, unified communications, and strategic consulting services, has acquired 3Points, a Managed IT Services Provider (MSP) in Chicago. The acquisition continues Ntiva's development as a fast-growing MSP focused on serving the commercial and nonprofit market.
buyer: Ntiva Inc.
Ntiva is an IT services company that provides businesses with advanced technology expertise, including managed IT, cloud hosting, cybersecurity, unified communications, and strategic consulting services. Ntiva aims to help clients leverage technology investments to improve business performance. "
target: 3Points
3Points is a Managed IT Services Provider (MSP) based in Chicago that offers expert IT solutions, support, and services to businesses who want to leverage their IT assets as tools for innovation and positive change.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/27/2019 via BNC Analysis

GoodRx, Inc., acquired HeyDoctor

synopsis: GoodRx, a company that offers a website that gathers current prices, powerful savings tips and valuable discounts for every prescription drug, has acquired HeyDoctor, a company that connects patients and providers over an online platform and provides advice, prescriptions, and lab results from expert doctors without requiring insurance.
buyer parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
buyer: GoodRx, Inc.
GoodRx helps Americans save on their prescriptions. It offers a website and a mobile app that gathers current prices, powerful savings tips and valuable discounts for every prescription drug at virtually every pharmacy in the US. "
target: HeyDoctor
HeyDoctor is building a new healthcare experience that connects patients and providers over an online platform. They provide advice, prescriptions, and lab results from expert doctors without requiring insurance.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 9/27/2019 via BNC Analysis

Johnan Academic Preparatory Institute, Inc., will acquire Cheer plus Co., Ltd.

synopsis: Johnan Academic Preparatory Institute, a Japanese preparatory school, will acquire Cheer plus Co., Ltd., a Japanese company that operates a nursery school in Tokyo. Cheer plus Co., Ltd. operates the Sunny Kids International Academy. Sunny Kids provides an environment where children can have fun and expand their possibilities.
buyer: Johnan Academic Preparatory Institute, Inc. (JASDAQ:4720:$65.16)
Based in Japan, Johnan Academic Preparatory Institute, Inc. manages advanced classes, including preparatory schools and individual guidance, as well as classrooms for infants, young children, and employment support schools. "
target: Cheer plus Co., Ltd.
Cheer plus Co., Ltd. is a Japanese company that operates a nursery school in Tokyo. Cheer plus Co., Ltd. operates the Sunny Kids International Academy. Sunny Kids provides an environment where children can have fun and expand their possibilities.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$1
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/27/2019 via Company Description

Hawkeye Systems, Inc., acquired Radiant Images

synopsis: Hawkeye Systems, a next generation imaging technology company that develops professional and military grade imaging products and services, acquired Radiant Images, an award-winning digital cinema innovator and rental house providing creative solutions and unrivaled client support, to the motion picture industry worldwide.
buyer: Hawkeye Systems, Inc.
Hawkeye Systems is a next generation imaging technology company. It was founded by former Military members who joined forces with Hollywood film production veterans to develop professional and military grade imaging products and services to assist with intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance. "
target: Radiant Images
Radiant Images is an award-winning digital cinema innovator and rental house providing creative solutions in 2D, 3D, VR and augmented reality, leading-edge cameras and equipment, and unrivaled client support, to the motion picture industry worldwide.
price ($mm)
$1.81
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/27/2019 via PR Newswire

Core Scientific, acquired Stax Digital

synopsis: Core Scientific has acquired Stax Digital, a specialist blockchain mining company and creator of Honeyminer, the most widely used GPU mining program. The acquisition provides Core Scientific with cutting edge IP that will be utilized in its industry-leading management and monitoring solution, Minder and its custom operating system, MinderOS.
buyer: Core Scientific
Core Scientific is a leader in Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain hosting, transaction processing and application development. Core Scientific provides custom hosting solutions at scale and is pioneering new innovations and best practices in the AI and Blockchain landscape. "
target: Stax Digital
Stax Digital is a specialist blockchain mining company with product development experience and is a developer of enterprise mining solutions for GPUs. Stax Digital created the most widely used GPU mining program, Honeyminer, that operates on more than 1,400 different makes and models of GPUs.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/27/2019 via PR Newswire

Core Scientific, acquired Stax Digital

synopsis: Core Scientific has acquired Stax Digital, a specialist blockchain mining company and creator of Honeyminer, the most widely used GPU mining program. The acquisition provides Core Scientific with cutting edge IP that will be utilized in its industry-leading management and monitoring solution, Minder and its custom operating system, MinderOS.
buyer: Core Scientific
Core Scientific is a leader in Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain hosting, transaction processing and application development. Core Scientific provides custom hosting solutions at scale and is pioneering new innovations and best practices in the AI and Blockchain landscape. "
target: Stax Digital
Stax Digital is a specialist blockchain mining company with product development experience and is a developer of enterprise mining solutions for GPUs. Stax Digital created the most widely used GPU mining program, Honeyminer, that operates on more than 1,400 different makes and models of GPUs.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 9/27/2019 via BNC Analysis

Schoen Clinic, will acquire Aurora Health

synopsis: Schoen Clinic, the largest family-run hospital group in Germany, will acquire Aurora Health, a Berlin-based developer of digital solutions for mental health disorders. Aurora offers a platform that supports mental health practitioners in treating mental illnesses and an interactive mobile mental health screening solution that focuses on depression.
buyer: Schoen Clinic
Schoen Clinic is the largest family-run hospital group in Germany. Schoen Clinic specialises in the medical specialties of psychosomatics, orthopaedics, neurology, surgery and internal medicine. Each year, their 10,600 employees treat around 300,000 patients at 26 locations in Germany and the UK. "
target: Aurora Health
Aurora Health is a Berlin-based developer of digital solutions for mental health disorders. Aurora offers a platform that supports mental health practitioners in recognizing and treating mental illnesses and an interactive mobile mental health screening solution that focuses on depression.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 9/26/2019 via GlobeNewswire

IIOT-OXYS, Inc., will acquire Infinite Automation Systems, Inc.

synopsis: IIOT-OXYS, Inc., a company that uses sensors to capture and analyze data using Machine Learning and proprietary algorithms for a variety of industries, will acquire Infinite Automation Systems, an innovator of IIoT software and global data acquisition systems which provides end-to-end connectivity and normalization of diverse data streams.
buyer: IIOT-OXYS, Inc. (OTCPK:ITOX:$0.23)
IIOT-OXYS uses sensors to capture and analyze data using Machine Learning and proprietary algorithms to identify patterns and anomalies which can be associated to specific real world events and used to provide actionable mission critical insights for Med/Pharma, Defense and other industries. "
target: Infinite Automation Systems, Inc.
Infinite Automation Systems, Inc. is an innovator of IIoT software and global data acquisition systems which provides end-to-end connectivity and normalization of diverse data streams to provide a “single pane of glass” view into equipment and systems over the whole enterprise.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/26/2019 via BNC Analysis

AnalitiQs, acquired No Ties

synopsis: AnalitiQs, a Dutch company that is specialized in predicting and explaining people’s behavior, has acquired No Ties, a Dutch company that supports market research agencies, companies and government institutions with field research.
buyer: AnalitiQs
AnalitiQs is a Dutch company that provides organizations with the insights they need to make better decisions through the clever use of data. They are specialized in predicting and explaining people’s behavior; people in the role of employee as well as in the role of customer. "
target: No Ties
No Ties is a Dutch company that supports market research agencies, companies and government institutions with field research. They use their Peil.nl database to conduct political and societal research and its inVotes platform to gather opinions on the quality of services/products of organizations.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/26/2019 via BNC Analysis

Alchimie S.A.S., acquired TVPlayer Limited

synopsis: International content aggregation and dynamic digital distribution company Alchimie has acquired UK-based OTT provider, TVPlayer. TVPlayer is a great value internet based TV subscription service in the UK, which streams live TV across a huge range of devices from some of the UK’s favourite free-to-air and premium broadcasters.
buyer: Alchimie S.A.S.
Alchimie is a leader in content distribution and monetization of multimedia entertainment. Alchimie has a library of 20,000 hours of content, and partners with content creators and producers to drive fair remuneration through distribution via Alchimie’s portfolio of 150 subscription OTT channels. "
target: TVPlayer Limited
TVPlayer is a great value internet based TV subscription service in the UK, which streams live TV across a huge range of devices from some of the UK’s favourite free-to-air and premium broadcasters.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/26/2019 via Company Press Release

Geronimo, acquired Data Hatch Limited

synopsis: Geronimo, an Australian Mobile Customer Experience (MCX) company, has acquired Sydney-based Data Hatch, a data science and analytics company. The acquisition of Data Hatch further strengthens Geronimo's MCX capabilities to deliver predictive analytics for clients and agencies across the mobile and connected device ecosystem.
buyer: Geronimo
Geronimo is an Australian Mobile Customer Experience (MCX) company that provides mobile and digital marketing strategy, web, and app design. Geronimo works with leading agencies and brands, offering a full suite of services that includes business and technology consulting, MCX, UI design, and more. "
target: Data Hatch Limited
Data Hatch is an Australian data discovery and action consultancy that specialises in data and predictive analytics which allows clients to make commercial decisions with certainty. Data Hatch has a strong foundation in location based intelligence and has worked with a wide range of clients.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/26/2019 via gamesindustry.biz

Improbable, acquired The Multiplayer Guys

synopsis: Improbable, a British games technology company, has acquired The Multiplayer Guys, a multiplayer game service company in the UK. The Multiplayer Guys help developers to implement their multiplayer experiences. They have experience with scalable server/client architecture, sync/async peer to peer and rolling out live ops on consoles, PC and mobile.
buyer: Improbable
UK's Improbable builds powerful technology to help solve complex problems and create new realities. They create next-generation gameplay through virtual worlds in gaming and entertainment. They are committed to building and supporting games that use its SpatialOS game development platform. "
target: The Multiplayer Guys
The Multiplayer Guys is a multiplayer game service company in the UK. The Multiplayer Guys help developers to implement their multiplayer experiences. They have experience with fully scalable server/client architecture, sync/async peer to peer and rolling out live ops on consoles, PC and mobile.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/26/2019 via PR Newswire

Castik Capital S.à r.l., acquired AddSecure

synopsis: AddSecure, a leading European provider of premium solutions for secure data and critical communications, and Castik Capital, a European private equity firm, announced that Castik has acquired AddSecure from Abry Partners.
buyer: Castik Capital S.à r.l.
Founded in 2014, Castik Capital is based in Luxembourg and focuses on identifying and developing investment opportunities across Europe. Castik Capital is a European multi-strategy investment manager acquiring significant ownership positions in European private and public companies. "
target parent: ABRY Partners, LLC
target: AddSecure
AddSecure is a leading European provider of premium solutions for secure data and critical communications. The company serves over 50,000 customers and partners around Europe with secure communications and solutions that help customers safeguard their life- and business-critical applications.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 9/26/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Sinch AB, will acquire myElefant

synopsis: Sinch AB (publ), a global leader in cloud communications for mobile customer engagement, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire myElefant, a mobile messaging SaaS platform that allows brands to improve their customers’ engagement across all mobile messaging channels.
buyer: Sinch AB
Sinch is a trusted software provider to mobile operators, and its platform powers business-critical communications for many of the world’s largest companies. Sinch brings businesses and people closer with tools enabling personal engagement. "
target: myElefant
Based in France, myElefant publishes a mobile messaging SaaS platform that allows brands to improve their customers’ engagement across all mobile messaging channels. The company is one of the first to adopt conversational messaging technologies such as RCS, Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp.
price ($mm)
$20
rev ($mm)
$12
EBITDA ($mm)
$1
EV / rev
2.0x
EV / EBITDA
26.9x
closed 9/26/2019 via Company Press Release

Batiweb Group, acquired Archionline SAS

synopsis: Batiweb Group announces the acquisition of Archionline and completes its benchmark marketplace strategy. Founded in 2013 and based in Paris, Archionline is the first national web platform to connect individuals, architects and local artisans for the construction, extension and renovation of housing.
buyer: Batiweb Group
Batiweb Group is a website publisher and service creator for all construction, works and housing stakeholders. The company is built around the leading media brand in the construction sector, Batiweb, and HelloArtisan, a website that connects professionals in the home renovation industry. "
target: Archionline SAS
Founded in 2013 and based in Paris, Archionline is the first national web platform to connect individuals, architects and local artisans for the construction, extension and renovation of housing.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 9/26/2019 via BusinessWire

By Light Professional IT Services LLC, will acquire Cole Engineering Services, Inc.

synopsis: By Light Professional IT Services LLC announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Cole Engineering Services, Inc. (CESI), an industry-leading, full spectrum (live, virtual, constructive and gaming) training and analysis developer, integrator and services provider.
buyer parent: Sagewind Capital LLC
buyer: By Light Professional IT Services LLC
By Light provides a full range of hardware and software engineering services to defense, civilian, and commercial customers worldwide. Driven by a management team that leverages real-world expertise, they provide reliable, efficient, and cost-effective IT solutions to each customer, every time. "
target: Cole Engineering Services, Inc.
Cole Engineering Services, Inc. ("CESI") develops unique simulation-based systems for simple and complex military missions, and has extensive experience developing interoperable distributed simulation architectures for engineering and training environments.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/26/2019 via BNC Analysis

App Annie, acquired Libring Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: App Annie, a go-to source for mobile app market data and analytics has acquired mobile analytics provider Libring. Libring automates data collection, data normalization and reporting for publishers. Libring is trusted by leading companies such as Zynga, Sega, Ubisoft, Badoo, and Electronic Arts.
buyer: App Annie
App Annie delivers the most trusted app data and insights for your business to succeed in the global app economy. Over 500,000 registered members rely on App Annie to better understand the app market, their businesses and the opportunities around them. "
target: Libring Technologies, Inc.
Libring automates data collection, data normalization and reporting for publishers. The tool allows users to get instant visibility of all their ad revenue, IAP and cost performance. Libring is trusted by leading companies such as Zynga, Sega, Ubisoft, Badoo, and Electronic Arts.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 9/26/2019 via PR Newswire

The Baby Show Series will be merged with Big City Moms,

synopsis: The Baby Show Series will merge with Big City Moms, North America's largest resource for expecting mothers and new parents. The Baby Show Series is the largest consumer event for new and expectant parents. Their events feature everything to do with maternity, babies, and toddlers, from top products, to trusted parenting experts.
buyer parent: Sparks Marketing Group
buyer: Big City Moms
Big City Moms is North America's largest resource for expecting mothers and new parents. With an online community of over 500,000 and events all across the country, Big City Moms is known for their daily events and their signature Biggest Baby Shower Ever events. "
target: The Baby Show Series
The Baby Show Series is the largest consumer event for new and expectant parents. The Baby Show Series organizes events in New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles. Their events feature everything to do with maternity, babies, and toddlers, from top products, to trusted parenting experts.
price ($mm)
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