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closed 7/21/2017 via PE Hub

Graphite Capital, acquired Random42 Limited

synopsis: Graphite Capital, a leading mid-market private equity firm, has acquired Random42, one of the largest global medical animation producers, from Vespa Capital. Medical animation provides a graphic representation of disease mechanisms and the ways in which medical and pharmaceutical products interact with the human body.
buyer: Graphite Capital
Graphite is a specialist provider of private equity finance to mid-market companies in the UK. Graphite focuses on management buy-outs and also invests in replacement capital, expansion finance and turnaround opportunities. It backs companies with enterprise values of £25 million to £200 million.
target parent: Vespa Capital
target: Random42 Limited
Random42 provides high-quality medical animation and digital media services to the healthcare and pharmaceutical industry. It has expertise in 2D and 3D animation, Virtual and Augmented Reality production, interactive services and mobile application development.
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closed 7/21/2017 via PR Newswire

Persistent Systems Ltd., acquired PARX

synopsis: Persistent Systems, a global company specializing in software product and technology services, has announced the acquisition of PARX, a Salesforce Certified Platinum Partner in the DACH market of Germany, Austria and Switzerland that focuses on its customers' business models, strategic and operational objectives.
announced 7/21/2017 via PR Newswire

Entravision Communications Corporation, will purchase KMIR-TV and KPSE-LD from OTA Broadcasting LLC

synopsis: Entravision Communications Corporation, a diversified media company serving Latino audiences and communities, announced that it has entered into an agreement with OTA Broadcasting (PSP), LLC to acquire Stations KMIR-TV, the NBC affiliate, and KPSE-LD, the MyNetworkTV affiliate, serving Palm Springs, California.
closed 7/21/2017 via PR Newswire

Berrett-Koehler Publishers, purchased Management Concepts Press from Management Concepts, Inc.

synopsis: Management Concepts has sold its publishing division, Management Concepts Press, to Berrett-Koehler Publishers, an Oakland-based publisher of progressive books on current affairs, personal growth, and business and management. The Management Concepts Press catalog of over 125 titles features work by highly regarded experts on a variety of topics.
closed 7/21/2017 via PR Newswire

Needles merged with TrialWorks,

synopsis: TrialWorks, a company that develops, manufactures, markets and distributes TrialWorksTM software for the legal profession, has merged with Needles, a company that has been developing and supporting the Needles software product specifically for the legal community for more than 30 years.
closed 7/21/2017 via PR Newswire

Premier Oilfield Laboratories, LLC, acquired NSI Technologies, LLC

synopsis: Premier Oilfield Laboratories, a multidisciplinary engineering and geological consulting company, has acquired NSI Technologies, LLC. NSI is a leading petroleum industry software and consulting firm specializing in one thing – the design, optimization, and execution of hydraulic fracturing treatments for operators worldwide.
closed 7/21/2017 via BusinessWire

Consulting4CRM merged with AEC360,

synopsis: AEC360, a comprehensive business development solution for architects, engineers and construction companies, has merged with Consulting4CRM, a Microsoft Dynamics CRM Consulting and Custom Development practice.
closed 7/20/2017 via BusinessWire

Garmin Ltd., acquired Alphamantis Technologies Inc

synopsis: Garmin Ltd. announced that it has acquired Alphamantis Technologies Inc., a privately held designer of aerodynamics testing and measurement technology for the cycling industry.
announced 7/20/2017 via Market Wire

First Harvest Corp., will acquire SportXction

synopsis: First Harvest Corp., a technology, media and mobile gaming platform with a focus on the cannabis industry, has entered into an agreement to acquire SportXction. The SportXction System is a proprietary, real-time, interactive software system which allows a user to make play-by-play wagers on a sporting event while the event is in progress.
closed 7/20/2017 via PR Newswire

Weld North LLC, acquired Teaching Channel, Inc.

synopsis: Teaching Channel, a California non-profit organization and the premier video-based online professional learning company, announced that its operations and assets have been acquired by its management team and employees, completing its transition to a for-profit company. Investors included Weld North and members of the management team.
closed 7/20/2017 via BNC Analysis

Acosta, Inc., acquired ActionLink, LLC

synopsis: The Jacksonville-based consumer packaged goods marketing agency Acosta has acquired ActionLink, a relatively large-scale strategic marketing and sales solutions company focused on consumer electronics.
announced 7/20/2017 via Company Press Release

WABCO, will acquire AssetTrackr Pvt. Ltd.

synopsis: WABCO announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire AssetTrackr, a start-up Fleet Management System (FMS) provider. Based in Bangalore, AssetTrackr is differentiated through advanced cloud-based FMS technologies. AssetTrackr's GPS tracking software allows users to efficiently manage their fleet and monitor driver activities.
closed 7/20/2017 via BNC Analysis

Mobilethink and Tweakker, acquired Mobilethink and Tweakker

synopsis: A new era began at Mobilethink and Tweakker in Denmark following a management buyout from Spirent Communications by Pierre Hagendorf, previously general manager of the two businesses. Mobilethink and Tweakker help operators to better manage the growing complexities associated with feature phones, smartphones and any other connected mobile device.
closed 7/20/2017 via BNC Analysis

Freshworks Inc., acquired Joe Hukum

synopsis: Freshworks, a provider of cloud-based business software that help teams better communicate with their customers and co-workers, has acquired Joe Hukum. Joe Hukum provides a SaaS automated chat solution that allows businesses to make their communication automated and intelligent. Their solution can be deployed in websites and apps.
closed 7/20/2017 via PR Newswire

CenterWatch, Inc., acquired FDAnews inc.

synopsis: WIRB-Copernicus Group, the world's leading provider of solutions to measurably improve the quality and efficiency of clinical research, announced that it has acquired FDAnews, which provides global regulatory information for executives in the clinical research, biopharmaceutical and medical device industries.
closed 7/20/2017 via PR Newswire

Park Place Technologies, acquired Performance Data

synopsis: Park Place Technologies, a global IT service provider for hardware maintenance and systems integration services, announced it has completed the acquisition of Performance Data, a global IT service provider headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware with offices in Singapore and Malaysia.
closed 7/20/2017 via BNC Analysis

Rakuten Viber, acquired ShopChat

synopsis: Rakuten Viber, a leading messaging, voice and video service that lets everyone in the world connect, has acquired ShopChat. ShopChat is an iOS app that replaces the device’s default keyboard app. Through the keyboard users to have direct access to shopping inventory from major retailers and can search for and share products with friends.
closed 7/20/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Internet Brands, Inc., acquired DentalPlans.com

synopsis: DentalPlans.com, a leading dental and health savings online marketplace, has been acquired by Internet Brands, a fully integrated online media and software services organization focused on four high-value vertical categories: Automotive, Health, Legal and Home / Travel.
closed 7/20/2017 via PR Newswire

Concentrix Corporation, acquired Tigerspike

synopsis: Concentrix Corporation, a leading business services company, will acquire Tigerspike, a global digital products company specializing in strategy, experience design, development and systems integration. They deliver business value, creating products that are differentiated by the experience, the technology and the data derived from both.
announced 7/19/2017 via Company Press Release

Ergon Capital Partners, will acquire Keesing Media Group B.V.

synopsis: Ergon Capital Partners, a mid-market investment company, will acquire Keesing Media Group from Telegraaf Media Groep, one of the largest media companies in the Netherlands. Keesing Media Group is one of the biggest publishers of puzzle magazines in Europe. They have a print run of 86 million puzzle magazines on an annual basis.
*Price paid does not equal Enterprise Value as the buyer aqcuired less than 100% of target
closed 7/12/2017 via Company Press Release

Next 15, acquired Velocity Partners Limited

synopsis: Next 15, the digital communications group, is pleased to announce the acquisition of the entire issued share capital of Velocity Partners Limited, a B2B digital agency with a focus on technology clients.
buyer: Next 15(AIM:NFC:$222.81)
Next 15 is a communications business which employs over 1,610 people across 39 offices in 14 countries. The Group incorporates 17 subsidiary agencies, spanning digital content, marketing, PR, consumer, technology, marketing software, market research, public affairs and policy communications.
target: Velocity Partners Limited
Velocity Partners Limited (“Velocity”) is a B2B digital agency with a focus on technology clients. Velocity was founded by Doug Kessler and Stan Woods in 2000. Clients include multi-national technology groups, such as Sprint, Xerox and Informatica. Velocity is based in the UK.
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closed 7/12/2017 via PE Hub

XPV Water Partners, acquired Aquatic Informatics Inc.

synopsis: XPV Water Partners, a Canadian water-focused private equity firm, has acquired the majority stake in Aquatic Informatics held by Canadian impact venture capital firm Renewal Funds. Aquatic Informatics is a global leader in providing innovative software solutions for water data management and analysis for the environmental monitoring industry.
closed 7/12/2017 via PR Newswire

Wellspring Worldwide, acquired Covalent Data

synopsis: Wellspring, the leader in innovation management software, announced the acquisition of Covalent Data, a Denver-based provider of intelligent search tools that enable companies to find innovative technologies and intellectual property.
closed 7/12/2017 via PR Newswire

Scientific Games Corporation, acquired Red7Mobile Ltd.

synopsis: Scientific Games, a leading developer of technology-based products and services and associated content for worldwide gaming, lottery and interactive markets, has acquired Red7Mobile, a game studio that designs and develops high quality, innovative games and apps for the gambling industry.
closed 7/12/2017 via BNC Analysis

Istituto Luce-Cinecittà, acquired Cinecittà Studios

synopsis: Italy’s iconic Cinecittà Studios, where “Ben-Hur” and other classics were filmed, is returning to state ownership after nearly a decade in private hands, with a planned revamp. Italian state entity Istituto Luce-Cinecittà has reached an agreement to buy out the private consortium that was running the facility once known as “Hollywood on the Tiber.”
closed 7/17/2017 via BusinessWire

Cotiviti Corporation, acquired RowdMap

synopsis: Cotiviti, a leading provider of analytics-driven payment accuracy solutions primarily focused on the healthcare industry, has completed the acquisition of RowdMap, a payer-provider, value-based analytics company employing Risk-Readiness Benchmarks to assist health plans, physician groups, and hospital systems identify and reduce low-value care.
closed 7/12/2017 via Company Press Release

Building Blocks Ltd, acquired Tricode BV

synopsis: Global digital agency Building Blocks (part of Dept) has completed the strategic acquisition of software developer, Tricode. The move further strengthens Building Blocks’ technical capabilities and enables its expansion into new markets, namely the Netherlands and Macedonia where Tricode is based and renowned for its expertise in Java development.
closed 7/12/2017 via BNC Analysis

Clemenger Group Limited, acquired Perceptive Research

synopsis: The Clemenger Group New Zealand has announced a majority investment in market leading research/customer intelligence company, Perceptive Group. Founded in 2005 as a full-service market research company, Perceptive has evolved into a "customer intelligence" agency with a hybrid mix of talent and technology.
closed 7/12/2017 via Company Press Release

HyTrust, Inc., acquired DataGravity

synopsis: HyTrust, Inc., a leading workload security provider, announced the acquisition of DataGravity, a data visibility and security company, to further automate and enhance security policy enforcement for workload data.
announced 7/12/2017 via Company Press Release

Trade Me Ltd, will acquire Motorcentral

synopsis: Trade Me, the leading online marketplace and classified advertising platform in New Zealand, will acquire Motorcentral, a provider of innovative technology solutions for vehicle dealerships. Motorcentral DMS, their flagship cloud-based platform, allows dealers to keep track of all of their vehicles, contacts and sales.
closed 7/12/2017 via PR Newswire

Pan-American Life Insurance Group, acquired HolaDoctor Inc.

synopsis: Pan-American Life Insurance Group (PALIG) announced that it has acquired HolaDoctor Inc. (HolaDoctor), the leading digital provider of health and wellness solutions for Hispanic audiences. HolaDoctor will operate as a wholly owned subsidiary of Pan-American Life Insurance Group with a significant level of independence.
closed 7/12/2017 via BusinessWire

WTWH Media, LLC, acquired TheRobotReport

synopsis: Business-to-Business publisher, WTWH Media, LLC announced it has acquired The Robot Report. Founded in 2008, The Robot Report gathers and reports industry news, tracks the business of robotics and has participated in the development of an index of robot industry stocks.
closed 7/12/2017 via Company Press Release

XMOS, Ltd., acquired Setem Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: XMOS Ltd, a leading supplier of voice solutions for IoT products, announced that it has completed the acquisition of Setem Technologies, Inc., the pioneer of Advanced Blind Source Signal Separation technology. Setem's patented algorithms enable consumer devices to focus on specific voice or conversation within a crowded audio environment.
closed 7/12/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Inmar Inc., purchased MedEx Product Line from Aethon Inc

synopsis: Inmar announced that it has acquired the MedEx product line from Aethon. The MedEx product line is a pharmacy logistics management solution geared specifically toward medications prepared and delivered from hospital pharmacies, addressing issues related to late, missing or divergent medication deliveries.
announced 7/12/2017 via BNC Analysis

RelayWare will be merged with Zift Solutions, Inc.,

synopsis: Zift Solutions, the leading provider of Channel as a Service(CHaaS), and Relayware, the leading Partner Relationship Management (PRM) software provider, have agreed to merge.
closed 7/12/2017 via BNC Analysis

Bidollar Servicos Financeiros Ltda. merged with Câmbio Store,

synopsis: Cambio Store and Bidollar announced a merger that creates the largest online currency comparison platform in Brazil. Bidollar, based in Brazil, is a free platform for quotation and purchase of foreign currencies through the internet.
closed 7/12/2017 via Company Press Release

Vendavo, Inc., acquired EndeavorCPQ

synopsis: Vendavo, a leading provider of intelligent pricing and margin optimization solutions, has acquired EndeavorCPQ, a SaaS-based CPQ solution provider. EndeavorCPQ bridges the gap between quote-to-order processes, business intelligence, and manufacturing initiatives to deliver greater sales effectiveness and faster time to value.
closed 7/12/2017 via GlobeNewswire

First Asia Holdings Limited, acquired Hong Kong Esports Training Centre

synopsis: First Asia Group has acquired the Hong Kong Esports Training Centre (HKETC), the first Esports training provider in Hong Kong. HKETC focuses on providing education and vocational job training for employment opportunities related to the Esports industry
closed 7/12/2017 via GlobeNewswire

PDF Solutions, Inc., purchased ALPS and GEMbox from Kinesys Software

synopsis: PDF Solutions Inc. announced it has completed a transaction with Kinesys Software, a Dutch provider of automation software to the semiconductor industry, to acquire certain assets, including both the ALPS and GEMbox™ software and certain customer and OEM contracts.
announced 7/12/2017 via BNC Analysis

Univision Communications Inc., will acquire WMGM-TV

synopsis: LocusPoint Networks LLC has agreed to sell WMGM-TV to Univision. WMGM-TV is a full-power television station licensed to Wildwood, New Jersey, and currently operating from digital facilities on RF Channel 36, FCC Facility ID No. 61111.
closed 7/8/2017 via BNC Analysis

Amazon.com, Inc., acquired GameSparks

synopsis: Amazon has acquired GameSparks, a Dublin and York based company that makes tools for video game developers. GameSparks targets titles hosted in Amazon’s vast cloud computing data centres, providing the basic background software to get video games online and start making money.
buyer: Amazon.com, Inc.(AMZN:$142,573.00)
Amazon strives to be Earth's most customer-centric company where people can find and discover virtually anything they want to buy online. By giving customers more of what they want—low prices, vast selection, and convenience—Amazon continues to grow and evolve as a world-class e-commerce platform.
target: GameSparks
GameSparks is a cloud-based platform for games developers to help them build the server-side features of their games and then manage their games as a service post launch. It provides developers with a single integrated tool to build server components without ever having to set up and run a server.
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closed 7/7/2017 via PR Web

NXTurn, LLC, acquired Upilio Consulting

synopsis: NXTurn, LLC, a Fort Lauderdale-based Oracle NetSuite Solution Partner, announced the acquisition of California-based Oracle NetSuite partner, Upilio Consulting. Upilio serves some of the world's leading brands including Abila, Dodge Data & Analytics, eFolder, Inc., Formlabs, Younique, Giraux Fine Jewelry and Traemand to name a few.
closed 7/7/2017 via BNC Analysis

Capgemini, acquired RDI Brasil

synopsis: Capgemini bought the software company RDI Brazil, which operates exclusively for the chain McDonald's. RDI provides software development, testing, deployment and support services for POS (point-of-sale). With the transaction, Capgemini will hold 100% of the equity interest in RDI, currently owned by McDonald's Corporation
closed 7/7/2017 via Company Press Release

OptiGroup AB, acquired Stadsing A/S

synopsis: OptiGroup AB, a business-to-business distributor of business essentials, has acquired Stadsing A/S, an online retailer of cleaning products and professional cleaning solutions for public and private companies in 28 countries. Stadsing takes pride in offering cleaning articles of high quality while also offering competitive prices.
announced 7/7/2017 via Reuters

Triumph Corporation ltd., will acquire Phinis Co., Ltd.

synopsis: Triumph Corporation ltd., a holding company that is focused on information technology, equipment manufacturing, and real estate businesses, will acquire Phinis Co., Ltd., an IT company. Phinis specializes in working with JP1, an integrated system operations management software. They do all the work needed for implementing JP1 for businesses.
closed 7/13/2017 via PR Newswire

Mastech, Inc., acquired InfoTrellis Inc

synopsis: Mastech Digital, Inc., a leading digital transformation services provider, has completed the acquisition of the services division of InfoTrellis Inc., a Canada-based Data Management & Analytics company.
closed 7/7/2017 via Company Press Release

Continental AG, acquired Quantum Inventions Pte Ltd.

synopsis: Continental AG, a leading expert in vehicle systems and the digitalization of mobility, has acquired Quantum Inventions (QI). QI provides mobility intelligence to consumers, corporations and governments by leveraging on its integrated suite of mobility applications. enterprise logistics and analytics platforms.
closed 7/7/2017 via PR Newswire

Gatesman, acquired Noble Communications

synopsis: Gatesman, one of the fastest-growing, mid-size, privately owned agencies in the U.S., has acquired Noble Communications, an award-winning, 49-year-old marketing communications firm in the Midwest. Since 1969, they have been committed to culinary thought leadership and cutting edge food marketing.
announced 7/7/2017 via BNC Analysis

Asya Infosoft Limited, will acquire Kovid Group Analytics India Pvt. Ltd.

synopsis: Asya Infosoft has entered into an agreement to acquire 100% stake in the Kovid Group Analytics India having registered office in Hyderabad which is in the business of providing choices worldwide for high-technology & joint certification courses in the areas of Big Data, Analytics, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence.
announced 7/7/2017 via BNC Analysis

Townsquare Media Group, will purchase 6 Radio Stations from Gamma Broadcasting LLC and Berkshire Broadcasting Co., Inc.

synopsis: Townsquare Media, Inc. announced that it will acquire 6 radio stations and two FM translators in and around the Pittsfield, MA market, from Gamma Broadcasting LLC and Berkshire Broadcasting Co., Inc. The stations include WBEC-FM 95.9, WBEC(AM) 1420, WUPE(AM) 1110, WUPE-FM 100.1, WNAW(AM) 1230, WSBS(AM) 860 and 2 FM translators.
announced 7/7/2017 via BNC Analysis

Future plc, will purchase Home Interest Division from Centaur Media plc

synopsis: Specialist media purveyor Future Publishing will acquire Centaur Media’s Home Interest division. The Home Interest portfolio gives people both the inspiration and practical know-how they need, enabling them to create the homes they want. The portfolio engages daily in digital, monthly in print and at seven live exhibitions across the year.
closed 7/7/2017 via Company Press Release

BDS Marketing, LLC, acquired wowbrands

synopsis: BDS Marketing, LLC. is pleased to announce the acquisition of wowbrands, an award-winning, full-service brand strategy, creative, digital marketing and development agency based in Columbus, Ohio. Founded in 2009, wowbrands has grown exponentially in its eight-year history.
closed 7/7/2017 via Company Press Release

Dennis Publishing Limited, acquired MoneyWeek Ltd

synopsis: Dennis, one of the leading media companies in the UK, announced the acquisition of MoneyWeek Ltd., the UK’s best-selling financial magazine. MoneyWeek is aimed at upmarket, affluent consumers, and it has a superb reputation for independence, consumer focus and investment advice.
closed 7/6/2017 via Company Press Release

Data Systems Analysts, Inc., acquired Project Performance Company, LLC

synopsis: Data Systems Analysts, Inc., a company that provides Defense and Federal Government customers’ business-driven Information Technology and consulting solutions and services, has acquired Project Performance Company, LLC, an IT and Management Consulting firm that delivers solutions to Federal, State, and Local governments and commercial industry.
announced 7/6/2017 via BNC Analysis

Digitalist Group Plc, will acquire Wunderkraut Sweden AB

synopsis: Digitalist Group Plc has signed an agreement to acquire the Swedish company NodeOne Group AB, a parent company of Wunderkraut Sweden. Wunderkraut Sweden is a Swedish digital and web development company with a pioneering track record in helping brands adopting new web technologies without compromising the user experience and easy-to-use services.
closed 7/6/2017 via BusinessWire

Exclusive Networks Group, acquired Fine Tec

synopsis: Exclusive Group, the value-added services and technologies (VAST) group, has acquired Fine Tec. Starting as a value-added distributor (VAD) in the year 2000, Fine Tec has become the heart of an ecosystem comprised of leading and emerging technology vendors who provide network-security and data-integrity solutions.
closed 7/6/2017 via PR Newswire

Cirque du Soleil, acquired Blue Man Group

synopsis: Global entertainment leader Cirque du Soleil announced the acquisition of New-York-based Blue Man Productions, a global live entertainment company best known for the award-winning Blue Man Group show, performed in over 20 countries and seen by more than 35 million people worldwide since 1991.
closed 7/6/2017 via BusinessWire

Fishawack Group, acquired Carling Communications

synopsis: The Fishawack Group of Companies, one of the largest independent medical communications organizations, has acquired the Carling Group of Companies, including Carling Communications and MCME Global. Carling Communications is an agency focused entirely on healthcare marketing, while MCME Global specializes in medical education.
closed 7/6/2017 via BNC Analysis

B3IT Management AB, acquired Sentensia Q AB

synopsis: B3IT Management AB acquires the IT consulting company Sentensia Q AB. Sentensia is a leading public sector consulting company specializing in business development, IT management and procurement. The acquisition strengthens B3IT’s offering to the public sector in the areas of IT management, procurement, law and information security.
announced 7/6/2017 via GlobeNewswire

VITEC Software Group, will acquire MV-Nordic A/S

synopsis: Vitec Software Group AB agreed to acquire all shares in the Danish software company MV-Nordic A/S. The company offers software for the education sector in Denmark, Norway and Sweden. The main product is a cloud-based service for people with difficulties reading.
closed 7/1/2017 via PR Newswire

Roskill Information Services, acquired Heinz H. Pariser Alloy Metals and Steel Market Research

synopsis: The Roskill group is pleased to announce that as of July 1st 2017, it has acquired the business of Heinz H. Pariser Alloy Metals and Steel Market Research, with the new business to be known as Roskill Pariser. Heinz Pariser has been a long-standing source of information in the stainless steel, special steel and related raw material industries.
buyer: Roskill Information Services
Roskill has been a leader in international metals and minerals research since starting life as one of the UK’s first management consultancies in 1930. Since the first Roskill Reports were published in 1970, their list of publications has grown to over 40 market reports, databooks and newsletters.
target: Heinz H. Pariser Alloy Metals and Steel Market Research
Heinz H. Pariser Alloy Metals and Steel Market Research has been a long-standing source of information in the stainless steel, special steel and related raw material industries. Pariser is the leading source of information on market trends & forecasts, end-use statistics, & in-depth consulting work.
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closed 7/1/2017 via Company Press Release

GUS Group AG & Co KG, acquired AJ Blomesystem GmbH

synopsis: Effective July 1, 2017, Analytik Jena AG is selling all of its shares in AJ Blomesystem GmbH to the GUS Group. The sale of the previously wholly owned subsidiary and provider of comprehensive laboratory software management and information systems (LIMS) results from the strategic orientation of Analytik Jena AG.
closed 7/1/2017 via Company Press Release

Brill, acquired Sense Publishers

synopsis: Koninklijke Brill N.V., the international scholarly publisher, has acquired all shares of Sense Publishers B.V. (Dordrecht, NL) effective 1 July 2017 upon completion of satisfactory due diligence. With this agreement, Brill acquires an international English language publication list in Educational Research and related fields.
closed 6/30/2017 via Company Press Release

Keyware Technologies NV, acquired Magellan SAS

synopsis: Keyware has fully acquired French tech company Magellan SAS. The payment specialist already owned 40 percent of the shares, but is announcing that it also acquires the remaining 60 percent. Magellan SAS offers innovative solutions for electronic transaction management and to facilitate electronic payments.
closed 6/30/2017 via Company Press Release

Körber Logistics Systems GmbH, acquired DMLogic, LLC

synopsis: Körber Logistics concluded the acquisition of DMLogic, a specialized supplier of logistics software products, with its headquarters in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. With its software solutions, DMLogic supports customers in designing their warehouse management more efficiently and productively.
closed 6/30/2017 via BusinessWire

BridgeTower Media, acquired SC Business Publications, LLC

synopsis: BridgeTower Media, a leading provider of local and regional business information, events and marketing services, announced the acquisition of South Carolina Business Publications, better known as SC Biz News. SC Biz is the primary source of business information for South Carolina, publishing titles in Charleston, Columbia and Greenville.
closed 6/30/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Marias Technology, Inc., acquired Marias Technology, Inc.

synopsis: Marias Technology, a provider of information technology services to the insurance industry, has been acquired by its senior management team. Marias Technology is dedicated to providing insurance technology results to its customers, offering software testing, project management, integrations, implementation, hosting services, and more.
closed 6/30/2017 via BusinessWire

Dex Media, Inc., acquired YP Holdings LLC

synopsis: Dex Media, Inc. announced that it has acquired YP Holdings, a leading marketing solutions and search platform provider and publisher of the Real Yellow Pages® and YP.com. The combined company, to be called DexYP, provides local business automation software and digital and print marketing products.
closed 6/30/2017 via BusinessWire

Ingram Content Group, Inc., acquired NBN International

synopsis: Ingram Content Group, a US based service provider to the book publishing industry, has acquired Book Network Int’l Limited (NBN International), an international physical and digital book distributor, based in the UK.
closed 6/30/2017 via Company Press Release

Roche Ltd, acquired mySugr GmbH

synopsis: Roche and mySugr announced that the two partners have signed an agreement under which Roche acquired all shares of mySugr GmbH. Counting more than one million users globally, mySugr is one of the leading mobile diabetes platforms in the market.
closed 6/30/2017 via PR Newswire

Information Technology Procurement Sourcing, acquired Lefcon

synopsis: Information Technology Procurement Sourcing, also known as ITPS, a leading national provider of technology solutions and services, has acquired Lefcon, a company that provides custom tailored IT services to small business, Fortune 100 hotels and government agencies.
announced 6/30/2017 via PR Newswire

Certent, Inc., will purchase Financial Reporting Software from IBM

synopsis: Certent, Inc. announced that it has signed a definitive agreement with IBM Corporation to acquire the IBM Cognos Disclosure Management (CDM), IBM Cognos Disclosure Management on Cloud (CDM on Cloud), IBM Cognos Financial Statement Reporting (FSR), and IBM Clarity 7 products from IBM.
closed 6/30/2017 via BusinessWire

BPM LLP, acquired Info@Risk

synopsis: BPM LLP, one of the largest California-based public accounting and advisory firms, ranked as one of the 50 largest firms in the country, has acquired Info@Risk, a company that provides detailed, high-value comprehensive penetration testing and risk assessments for clients.
announced 6/30/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Visionstate Inc., will acquire Chatbot Incubator

synopsis: Visionstate Corp. is pleased to announce it has entered into a letter of intent with Montreal-based Chatbot Incubator to acquire the business in an all share transaction. Chatbot Incubator is a company that specializes in applications for artificial intelligence, particularly in customer service delivery and sales & marketing.
closed 6/29/2017 via PR Web

BrightBytes, acquired Authentica Solutions

synopsis: BrightBytes, a learning analytics organization, announced the acquisition of Authentica Solutions, the developer of DataSense, an education data Integration Platform as a Service (IPaaS). Authentica partners with the top enterprise solutions in edtech to help educators at every organizational level meet data management requirements.
closed 6/29/2017 via Company Press Release

H-Farm S.p.A., acquired EIS English International School SRL

synopsis: H-Farm announces that EIS English International School is now part of its group. English International School of Rosà (Vicenza), was founded in 1992 and was member of ECIS (European Council of International Schools) from the school year 2000/2001. EIS is an International School for pupils aged 5 to 14 years focused on English immersion.
announced 6/29/2017 via Company Press Release

Microsoft Corporation, will acquire Cloudyn

synopsis: Microsoft has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Cloudyn, an innovative company that helps enterprises and managed service providers optimize their investments in cloud services. Cloudyn gives enterprise customers tools to identify, measure and analyze consumption, enable accountability and forecast future cloud spending.
closed 6/29/2017 via GlobeNewswire

The Muse, acquired Brand Amper

synopsis: The Muse, the beloved and trusted partner for companies looking to attract and retain the best talent, announced the acquisition of Brand Amper, a brand building tool that enables companies to collect data and actionable insights on their culture, values, and employee sentiment.
closed 6/29/2017 via BusinessWire

Sonatype, Inc., acquired Vor Security

synopsis: Sonatype, a leader in software supply chain automation, announced that it has acquired Vor Security, a company that is behind the OSS Index, an innovative and free online index of known open source software vulnerabilities.
closed 6/29/2017 via PR Newswire

HomeActions, LLC, acquired Rainmaker Lead System

synopsis: HomeActions LLC, a lead-generation and client relationship platform for real estate professionals, has acquired all the assets of the Gooder Group, a publisher of digital and print lead-generating marketing tools for real estate and mortgage professionals. It is the creator of the Rainmaker Lead Systems.
*Price paid does not equal Enterprise Value as the buyer aqcuired less than 100% of target

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