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announced 5/25/2017 via BusinessWire

Red Hat, Inc., will acquire Codenvy

synopsis: Red Hat, Inc., the world's leading provider of open source solutions, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Codenvy, provider of cloud-native development tools that enable developers to more easily create modern container-based and cloud-native applications.
buyer: Red Hat, Inc.(RHT:$2,411.80)
Red Hat is the world's leading provider of open source software solutions, using a community-powered approach to reliable and high-performing cloud, Linux, middleware, storage and virtualization technologies. Red Hat also offers award-winning support, training, and consulting services.
target: Codenvy
Codenvy is a provider of cloud-native development tools that enable developers to more easily create modern container-based and cloud-native applications.
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closed 5/25/2017 via PR Newswire

DataRobot, acquired Nutonian, Inc

synopsis: DataRobot, the leader in automated machine learning, announced it has acquired Nutonian, Inc., a data science software company specializing in time series analytical modeling. Nutonian's A.I.-powered modeling engine, Eureqa, powers predictive and prescriptive analytics at global companies.
closed 5/25/2017 via BusinessWire

Electronic Commerce Inc., acquired Cfactor

synopsis: Electronic Commerce Inc. (ECI), a leading SaaS payroll and HR provider, announced it has acquired cfactor Works Inc., a company that delivers a personalized on-demand social human resource management system (HRMS), talent management, and employee collaboration software suite for employees.
closed 5/24/2017 via BNC Analysis

ERT, acquired ImageIQ

synopsis: ERT - a provider of clinical trial services - announced the acquisition of ImageIQ, an imaging software and contract research organization and software developer for customized imaging and analysis.
closed 5/24/2017 via BusinessWire

SIA Snow Show merged with Outdoor Retailer,

synopsis: Emerald Expositions, the producer of Outdoor Retailer, announced the acquisition of the SIA Snow Show, the largest snow sports industry trade show and networking environment globally. Under the ownership of Emerald Expositions, the January SIA Snow Show will merge with Outdoor Retailer to become the Outdoor Retailer + Snow Show.
closed 5/24/2017 via BNC Analysis

Bechtle AG, acquired comformatik AG

synopsis: Bechtle, one of Europe's leading IT e-commerce providers, has acquired comformatik AG, a company that specializes in school and industrial IT and are based in Villingen-Schwenningen, Germany.
announced 5/24/2017 via Company Press Release

LINK Mobility AS, will acquire ViaNett

synopsis: LINK Mobility Group, one of Europe’s leading and fastest growing providers of B2C mobile messaging and mobile services, has entered into a term sheet regarding the acquisition of ViaNett AS. ViaNett is a specialist in mobile messaging and mobile payment, with a strong Norwegian and Swedish customer portfolio of 1.100 enterprise customers.
announced 5/24/2017 via Reuters

Hunan Tianrun Digital Entertainment and Cultural Media Co., Ltd., will acquire Muzhi

synopsis: Hunan Tianrun Digital Entertainment and Cultural Media Co., Ltd., a manufacturer of chemical fertilizers and chemical products in China, will acquire Muzhi, a developer and publisher of mobile games. Muzhi continuously innovates to provide the coolest mobile games. Their games include Tank Alert, My Fair Princess, Jianghu Knight and more.
closed 5/24/2017 via GlobeNewswire

CallidusCloud, acquired RevSym Inc.

synopsis: Callidus Software, a global leader in cloud-based sales, marketing, learning and customer experience solutions, announced that it has acquired RevSym, a cloud solution focused on the management of revenue and incentives in the new world of ASC 606. RevSym is the only pure cloud solution that takes into account the commissions aspect of the process.
closed 5/24/2017 via BNC Analysis

Absolventa, acquired Trendence

synopsis: Funke Media Group announced that its subsidiary Absolventa GmbH, which operates career websites for young job seekers, has acquired a 100-percent stake in Trendence, a market research firm based in Berlin. Trendence Institute is Europe’s leading research institute specialising in employer branding and personnel marketing.
announced 5/24/2017 via BNC Analysis

Groupe Renault, will purchase French Embedded Software R&D Activity from Intel Corporation

synopsis: Renault has announced the signing of a final agreement to acquire Intel’s French embedded software R&D activity based in Toulouse and Sophia-Antipolis, France. Intel’s French R&D teams, which hold established software development expertise complementary to Renault’s, will bring Renault expertise, advanced methods and tools.
closed 5/24/2017 via Company Press Release

Emerson, acquired Mynah Technologies, LLC

synopsis: Emerson has completed the purchase of Mynah Technologies, a leading provider of dynamic simulation and operator training software. Mynah’s solutions enable plant engineers and technicians to test and improve process control strategies, and train plant operators, in offline, real-world scenarios before implementing them in live production.
closed 5/24/2017 via PR Newswire

IRIS Software Group Limited, acquired Results Squared Limited

synopsis: Leading UK business-critical software provider, IRIS Software Group, is announcing it has acquired Results Squared. Results Squared offers a range of solutions including School Asset Manager, a complete asset management system using the latest cloud and mobile app technology. This is complemented with a parent engagement service.
closed 5/24/2017 via PR Newswire

Teneo Holdings, acquired Cabinet DN

synopsis: Teneo Holdings, the global CEO advisory firm, announced the acquisition of Cabinet DN, a leading European public affairs and strategic communications firm based in Brussels. Cabinet DN was founded in 2005 and since then has become one of Brussels' largest independent public affairs and communications firms.
announced 5/24/2017 via BNC Analysis

Montefiore Investment, will acquire QCNS Cruise

synopsis: Montefiore Investment, an investment company specializing in French SMEs, announced that it will acquire QCNS Cruise, an online travel agency based in Monaco. QCNS Cruise specializes in cruises, travel, and luxury trains, and they offer travel packages internationally to France, Italy, Spain, Germany and South America.
announced 5/24/2017 via BNC Analysis

Genband will be merged with Sonus Networks, Inc.,

synopsis: Sonus Networks, Inc. and GENBAND announced a definitive agreement under which the two companies will merge under a newly formed holding company. GENBAND is a global leader in real-time communications software solutions for service providers, enterprises, independent software vendors, systems integrators and developers in over 80 countries.
closed 5/24/2017 via Company Press Release

ThinkMarkets, acquired Trade Interceptor

synopsis: ThinkMarkets, a global online brokerage specialising in foreign exchange, metals and global CFD trading, has acquired Trade Interceptor, the world’s most searched-for trading analysis app. The app offers triple the number of chart-types and indicators available on other retail brokers’ apps. Users can trade in live, demo and back-tested scenarios.
closed 5/24/2017 via BNC Analysis

Keywords Studios, acquired Red Hot CG

synopsis: Keywords Studios, the international technical services provider to the global video games industry, announces the acquisition of 100% of Strongbox Ltd, a holding company with subsidiaries in China and Indonesia trading under the Red Hot CG ("Red Hot") brand. Red Hot are specialists in the production of graphical art assets for video games.
announced 5/24/2017 via BNC Analysis

Busy Bees Childcare Ltd., will acquire Bright Path Early Learning, Inc.

synopsis: Busy Bees Holdings Limited announced it has entered into a definitive arrangement agreement to acquire all of the issued and outstanding common shares of BrightPath. BrightPath is a Canadian leader in the child care industry with 77 locations in major markets across the country.
closed 5/24/2017 via PR Newswire

Softvision LLC, acquired Momentus Software Inc.

synopsis: Softvision LLC has acquired Canadian-based Momentus Software. The Momentus team's product design expertise, including UX/UI and AR/VR, complements Softvision's studio network that includes innovators in all aspects of the customer experience, such as IoT, e-commerce, QA automation and machine learning.
announced 5/20/2017 via BNC Analysis

HT Media Ltd., will acquire Bridge School of Management

synopsis: Indian media giant HT Media Ltd, has agreed to buy out its joint venture partner Apollo Global Singapore Holdings Pte. Ltd‘s 49 per cent stake in India Education Services Pvt Ltd. India Education Services operates the Bridge School of Management which offers various online and in-person professional certificate programmes.
buyer: HT Media Ltd.(BSE:532662:$413.50)
Found in 1924 with its flagship newspaper, the Hindustan Times, HT Media has grown to become one of India's largest media companies. In addition to Hindustan Times, HT Media also publishes a national business newspaper, Mint, the FM radio channel Fever 104, and several internet businesses.
target parent: Apollo Global, Inc.
target: Bridge School of Management
Bridge School of Management is a flaship business school located in India. Bridge School of Management aims to address the 'education-employment mismatch' and intends to equip working professionals with skills and practical knowledge of real business value for a global workplace.
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announced 5/19/2017 via BNC Analysis

eFusion Solutions Pte. Ltd., will acquire eFusion Solutions Pte. Ltd.

synopsis: Global Yellow Pages Limited announced that they have entered a sale and purchase agreement to sell 80% of their shareholding interest in eFusion Solutions Pte. Ltd. to Samara Ventures Pte. Ltd., a holding company owned wholly by eFusion's Founder and CEO Samuel Lim. eFusion is a direct and channel marketing services company based in Singapore.
announced 5/19/2017 via BNC Analysis

MyEG, will acquire Eat Drink KL

synopsis: My EG Services Bhd (MyEG) is buying a 67% stake in the EatDrinkKL digital platform that provides reviews and news on the food and beverage businesses.
closed 5/19/2017 via BNC Analysis

HTC Global Services, Inc., acquired CIBER, Inc.

synopsis: Ciber Inc. announced that it has won court approval to sell its assets to HTC Global Services Inc, a provider of information-technology and outsourcing services. Ciber is a global IT consulting company that partners with organizations to develop technology strategies and solutions that deliver tangible business value.
closed 5/19/2017 via PR Newswire

JouleSmart Solutions, acquired NorthWrite, Inc.

synopsis: Joule Assets, a company that delivers financing solutions for energy efficiency and demand response initiatives and projects, has acquired NorthWrite, a cloud-based energy information management services company. The transaction was the first act of business completed by JouleSmart Solutions, a newly formed, fully-funded subsidiary of Joule Assets.
closed 5/19/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Descartes Systems Group Inc., acquired ShipRush

synopsis: Descartes Systems Group, the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, announced that it has acquired ShipRush, a leading provider of e-commerce multi-carrier parcel shipping solutions for small-to medium-sized businesses (SMBs).
closed 5/19/2017 via PR Newswire

Link Digital, acquired Bread Digital Ltd.

synopsis: Link Digital, a digital agency that helps businesses grow through their integrated approach to web design and digital marketing, has acquired Bread Digital. Bread Digital is a collaborative digital agency that understands the nerds so clients don't have to. Whether its web development, hosting, SEO or email marketing; Bread is all over it.
closed 5/19/2017 via BusinessWire

Regal Entertainment Group, acquired Warren Theatres

synopsis: Regal Entertainment Group, a leading motion picture exhibitor owning and operating one of the largest theatre circuits in the United States, announced that it has completed the acquisition of seven existing Warren Theatres in Kansas and Oklahoma. Warren Theatres is a growing, high-end, luxury movie theatre company.
closed 5/19/2017 via PR Newswire

Evolve IP, acquired Azzaron, Inc.

synopsis: Evolve IP, The Cloud Services Company™, has acquired Azzaron, a company that provides cloud computing solutions including Desktop as a Service (DaaS), Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) and a secure, compliant file sharing and collaboration service.
closed 5/18/2017 via Forbes

Spotify Ltd, acquired Niland SAS

synopsis: Streaming music powerhouse Spotify has announced yet another acquisition, this time in the machine-learning field. The company revealed on its blog that it has acquired French startup Niland, which describes itself as “a music technology company that provides music search & discovery engines based on deep learning & machine listening algorithms.”
closed 5/18/2017 via Company Press Release

Addnode Group AB, acquired Canella IT Solutions AB

synopsis: Addnode Group, a leading supplier of document and case management systems, has acquired Canella IT Solutions, a company that develops solutions for the Nordic pharmacy and welfare market. Canella's Candos platform enables pharmacys to collect prescriptions from Sweden's national registry, expedite them, and run orders for machines to pack drugs.
closed 5/18/2017 via PR Newswire

Euro Media Group, acquired EBD (European Broadcast Development Srl)

synopsis: Euro Media Group (EMG), the European leader in technical services and audiovisual services, announces the acquisition of EBD (Euro Broadcast Development) as a major player in the Italian graphic enrichment and statistics market in the sports world.
announced 5/18/2017 via Company Press Release

Orange S.A., will acquire Business & Decision

synopsis: Orange, one of the largest operators of mobile and internet services in Europe and Africa, is to acquire Business & Decision, an international Consulting and Systems Integration company. It is a leader in Business Intelligence, Enterprise Performance Management, Data Warehousing and more.
announced 5/18/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Aspen University, will acquire United States University

synopsis: Aspen Group, Inc., a post-secondary education company, announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire United States University (USU), a regionally accredited for-profit university based in San Diego, California. USU offers bachelor and master level degree programs in nursing, education, health science, and business & management.
closed 5/18/2017 via Company Press Release

symplr, acquired Vistar Technologies

synopsis: symplr®, a leading provider of software as a service (SaaS) based healthcare compliance and credentialing solutions, announced it has joined forces with Vistar Technologies (“Vistar”), a leader in the development and support of provider management software for healthcare providers, managed care and payer organizations.
closed 5/18/2017 via BusinessWire

Paymentez, LLC, acquired SpeedETab

synopsis: SpeedETab, the leader in mobile ordering, mobile payments, and analytics for the food service industry, has received a majority stake investment from Paymentez, the top payments platform for digital goods and mobile ordering in Latin America.
closed 5/18/2017 via Company Press Release

Telosa Software, Inc. merged with DonorCommunity,

synopsis: DonorCommunity, Inc., developers of the industry-leading cloud-based platform for online fundraising and event management and Telosa Software, developers of the affordable and easy-to-use Exceed! Basic, Exceed! Premier, and Exceed Beyond line of Donor Management solutions, jointly announced that the two companies have merged to form Arreva.
closed 5/18/2017 via Market Wire

Distil Networks, acquired Are You A Human

synopsis: Distil Networks, the global leader in bot detection and mitigation, announced the acquisition of Are You A Human, experts in analyzing and understanding how real humans interact with the internet. Are You A Human's real time human detection technology and biometric interaction dataset will be integrated into the Distil Bot Defense Platform.
closed 5/17/2017 via PR Web

Advanced Solutions International, acquired Innovative Software Solutions, Inc

synopsis: Advanced Solutions International (ASI), a leading global provider of software and services for associations and not-for-profits, announced that it has acquired Innovative Software Solutions, Inc. (ISSI), a software company that provides computer system software and services for the administration of multi-employer benefit funds.
closed 5/17/2017 via Company Press Release

Les Versants du Mont-Bruno, acquired Journal de Chambly

synopsis: Transcontinental Inc.'s Media Sector, TC Media, announced the sale of its weekly newspaper Journal de Chambly to a Canadian corporation controlled by Philippe Clair, also the owner and publisher of the Les Versants du Mont-Bruno Inc. group. Journal de Chambly is distributed free of charge in Chambly and the Rouville regions in Quebec, Canada.
*Price paid does not equal Enterprise Value as the buyer aqcuired less than 100% of target
announced 5/10/2017 via Company Press Release

DHX Media Ltd., will purchase Peanuts and Strawberry Shortcake from Iconix Brand Group, Inc.

synopsis: DHX Media Ltd. (or the “Company”) has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the entertainment division of Iconix Brand Group Inc. (“Iconix”), which includes both an 80% controlling interest in Peanuts and 100% of Strawberry Shortcake. The remaining 20% interest in Peanuts will continue to be held by members of the family of Charles M. Schulz.
buyer: DHX Media Ltd.(TSX:DHX.B:$210.70)
DHX Media Ltd. is a leading children’s content and brands company, recognized globally for such high-profile properties as Teletubbies, Yo Gabba Gabba!, Caillou, In the Night Garden, Inspector Gadget, and the multiple award-winning Degrassi franchise.
seller: Iconix Brand Group, Inc.(:$359.51)
The Peanuts brand, a global phenomenon, has a strong, diversified global licensing program in approximately 100 territories with approximately 1,120 licensees. A global girls’ property, Strawberry Shortcake is truly a timeless brand, continuing to resonate with young girls and their mothers.
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announced 5/10/2017 via Company Press Release

Verdens Gang AS, will acquire Tek.no

synopsis: Verdens Gang AS (VG) has signed an agreement to acquire Tek.no from TU Media. Tek.no is the leading consumer electronics website in Norway, delivering news, product reviews and tests that cover the entire spectrum of consumer technology.
closed 5/10/2017 via Company Press Release

Deloitte Australia, acquired Strut Digital

synopsis: Deloitte continues to strengthen its market leading technology practice, with the team from DevOps specialist Strut Digital joining the professional services firm. Strut Digital is a boutique technology company and managed services provider that specialises in DevOps.
announced 5/10/2017 via CNW Group

Newcap Radio, will acquire NL Broadcasting Limited

synopsis: Newfoundland Capital Corporation is pleased to announce that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Newcap Inc., has entered into an agreement to acquire 100% of the shares of NL Broadcasting Limited, which owns and operates the radio broadcasting licences CHNL-AM, CJKC-FM, and CKRV-FM in Kamloops, British Columbia.
closed 5/10/2017 via BNC Analysis

Join the Dots, acquired Join the Dots

synopsis: Consumer insight agency Join the Dots has undergone a management buyout by its senior management team, led by managing director Quentin Ashby and sales and marketing director Graeme Lawrence. Join the Dots brings together rigorous primary research with the latest thinking in psychology, behavioural economics and consumer trends.
closed 5/10/2017 via PR Web

Exatouch, acquired MobileNosh

synopsis: Electronic Payments, a provider of merchant services and payment processing solutions, has acquired MobileNosh to enhance the experience of SMBs using Exatouch Point of Sale. MobileNosh is a Mobile & Online ordering platform. It allows merchants to build and manage a menu in the Cloud and extend mobile and online ordering to their clients for free.
closed 5/10/2017 via Company Press Release

Hexagon AB, acquired Catavolt, Inc.

synopsis: Hexagon, a leading global provider of information technology solutions, announced the acquisition of Catavolt, a US-based mobile app platform provider. Catavolt, founded in 2009 with headquarters in Atlanta, GA, offers an end-to-end platform for mobile application development and delivery, secure cloud orchestration and edge computing (real-time).
closed 5/10/2017 via BNC Analysis

Stingray Digital Media Group, acquired Yokee Music Ltd

synopsis: Stingray Digital Group Inc., a leading business-to-business multi-platform music provider, announced that it has acquired Israel-based Yokee Music LTD, creator of the Yokee app. Yokee enables users to search for songs on YouTube; sing, record, and share their version of their favorite songs; and listen to their friends’ performances.
closed 5/10/2017 via BNC Analysis

TPG Capital, acquired LLamasoft

synopsis: TPG Capital, a San Francisco-based private equity investment firm, has made a majority investment in LLamasoft Inc. LLamasoft software solutions enable companies across a wide range of industries to model, optimize and simulate their supply chain network, leading to major improvements in cost, service, sustainability and risk mitigation.
closed 5/10/2017 via PR Web

WordStream, Inc., acquired Algorithmic Ads Inc.

synopsis: WordStream Inc., a leading provider of online advertising software and services, just announced its first acquisition. The Boston-based company has acquired Algorithmic Ads, a software provider that helps businesses quickly generate effective display ads based on their existing website imagery.
closed 5/10/2017 via Company Press Release

Cinnober Financial Technology AB, acquired Ancoa Software Ltd

synopsis: Cinnober Financial Technology, a company that provides solutions and services to leading trading and clearing venues, including exchanges, clearinghouses, banks and brokers, announced the acquisition of the business and assets of Ancoa Software, the UK-based market surveillance specialist company.
closed 5/10/2017 via BusinessWire

Techmagnate, acquired BlogX

synopsis: Techmagnate, India’s leading Digital Marketing Agency acquired BlogX, India’s largest blog conference where bloggers and content managers connect. The first BlogX event took place in July 2016 in New Delhi, and since then the platform has gained heights in terms of popularity.
closed 5/10/2017 via PR Newswire

KPMG International, acquired Matchi

synopsis: KPMG International, a global network of professional firms, has announced the acquisition of Matchi, a leading global fintech innovation and matchmaking platform that connects financial institutions, including banks and insurance companies, with leading-edge financial services technology solutions and companies worldwide.
closed 5/10/2017 via BNC Analysis

Winbrook Associates Inc., acquired RPM Associates, Inc.

synopsis: Winbrook, Inc. announced the acquisition of RPM Associates, a Hingham, Massachusetts based company focused solely on providing New England banks and credit unions with printing, marketing and inventory control programs. RPM has provided over 60 banks and credit unions with business critical organizational, efficiency and cost savings programs.
closed 5/10/2017 via BusinessWire

Hackett Group, acquired Aecus Limited

synopsis: The Hackett Group, Inc., an intellectual property-based strategic consultancy, announced that it has acquired Aecus Limited, an award-winning European consultancy that helps clients optimize business process outsourcing (BPO), IT outsourcing (ITO) and robotic process automation (RPA) through benchmarking and implementation consulting.
closed 5/10/2017 via BNC Analysis

Genpact Ltd, acquired BrightClaim

synopsis: Genpact, a global professional services firm focused on delivering digital transformation for clients, has acquired BrightClaim and its associated company National Vendor, both leading providers of integrated claims solutions to the U.S. property and casualty (P&C) insurance market.
closed 5/10/2017 via Company Press Release

Paddy Power Betfair plc, acquired Draft

synopsis: Paddy Power Betfair plc, a multichannel betting operator, has acquired DRAFT. DRAFT is the first truly mobile fantasy game. DRAFT offers quick, simple head-to-head drafts with friends or random opponents, or draft in groups, leagues or tournaments. Users can play for and win real money doing it.
closed 5/10/2017 via Company Press Release

MilliporeSigma, acquired Chematica

synopsis: MilliporeSigma announced the acquisition of Grzybowski Scientific Inventions (GSI), a company that developed the revolutionary computer-aided retro-synthesis tool, Chematica. Chematica uses advanced reaction rules and proprietary algorithms to identify synthesis pathways that meet user-defined constraints.
announced 5/10/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Zuora Inc., will acquire Leeyo Software Inc.

synopsis: Zuora, Inc., the leading provider of subscription commerce, billing and finance solutions, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Leeyo Software Inc., the undisputed leader in revenue recognition automation.
announced 5/10/2017 via PR Newswire

AdSupply, Inc., will acquire LION Digital Media

synopsis: AdSupply, a top 20 comScore display advertising platform, announced that it has agreed to acquire LION Digital Media, a leading online media agency for local advertising. LION specializes in ad solutions on local websites. Their digital database of local websites, LIONshare, lets clients see every local media publisher serving any market in the US.
closed 5/6/2017 via BNC Analysis

Sylvan Learning, acquired Citelighter

synopsis: Sylvan Learning, the Hunt Valley, Md.-based operator of a nationwide franchise of tutoring centers, has acquired education technology startup, Citelighter. Founded in 2011, Citelighter offers a browser-based tool that aims to increase students’ writing competency.
buyer parent:Sterling Partners
buyer: Sylvan Learning
With more than 35 years of experience and more than 650 locations throughout North America, Sylvan Learning is the leading provider of personal learning for students in grades K-12. Sylvan is transforming how students learn, inspiring them to succeed in school and in life.
target: Citelighter
Founded in 2011, Citelighter offers a browser-based tool that aims to increase students’ writing competency. The product features a series of scaffolds designed to guide learners through the steps involved in researching, organizing, drafting and editing a writing assignment.
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closed 5/5/2017 via BusinessWire

Graduation Alliance, acquired Advance Path Academics

synopsis: Graduation Alliance announced an expansion of its services through an acquisition of AdvancePath Academics. Graduation Alliance has provided online education, intensive support services and workforce preparation options to school districts, states, community colleges and workforce investment boards across the country.
closed 5/5/2017 via BusinessWire

Tan Capital Partners, acquired Osurv

synopsis: Osurv, the inventor of the mobile survey, announced that its technology has been acquired by Tan Capital Partners. Osurv, established in 2012, is the leading feedback platform that predicts customer and employee behavior. Osurv’s mobile surveys empower well-known brands to collect data, analyze the results, and respond to customers in real-time.
closed 5/5/2017 via BNC Analysis

Unique Heritage Media, acquired Wondercity SARL

synopsis: Unique Heritage Media continues its development through the acquisition of Wondercity, the digital mums newsletter and the associated site of recommendations for family outings and activities, created in 2012 by Anne-Laure Corrot and Maia Tabo-Birn.
closed 5/5/2017 via BNC Analysis

SNP Schneider-Neureither & Partner AG, acquired Innoplexia GmbH

synopsis: SNP Schneider-Neureither & Partner AG has increased its investment in Innoplexia GmbH and now holds 80% of the shares in the software and IT company from Heidelberg, Germany. Innoplexia specializes in developing software and IT solutions for competitor and market analysis.
closed 5/5/2017 via Company Press Release

Mspark, Inc., acquired Valu-Direct

synopsis: Mspark, a results-oriented print and digital media distribution company with the proven ability to deliver measurable results in rural markets across America, announced that it has acquired Valu-Direct, an independently owned, shared mail advertising business located in Albany, N.Y., that reaches approximately 460,000 households 12 times per year.
closed 5/5/2017 via BNC Analysis

Onyx CenterSource, acquired eCommission Solutions LLC

synopsis: Onyx CenterSource, the global leader in hotel commission payment and recovery services, announced the acquisition of eCommission Solutions LLC, a New York-based company that provides revenue recovery, data management, business intelligence and consulting services to travel agencies, consortia and corporate travel managers.
announced 5/5/2017 via BNC Analysis

Baiyang Investment Group, Inc., will acquire Marsera Institute of Digital Arts Co., Ltd.

synopsis: Baiyang Investment Group (Baiyang) is acquiring Beijing Mars Era Technology (Mars). Founded in 2001, Mars operates an online platform that teaches subjects including digital game and animated film design.
closed 5/4/2017 via Company Press Release

Proximus Group, acquired Davinsi Labs BVBA

synopsis: Proximus announced the acquisition of Davinsi Labs, a Belgian cyber security company. Based in Antwerp and also active in The Netherlands and Luxembourg, Davinsi Labs is considered as a market leader in the Benelux for Security Analytics and Vulnerability Management.
closed 5/4/2017 via PR Web

Epiphany Learning, acquired My Learning Collaborative Solution

synopsis: Leading edtech company Epiphany Learning™ announced the acquisition of groundbreaking K-12 competency-based education platform My Learning Collaborative Solution (myLC). Competency-based education platform myLC provides districts a customized framework to support personalized, interdisciplinary and competency-based learning.
closed 5/4/2017 via PR Newswire

Teneo Holdings, acquired Ryan Communication

synopsis: Teneo Holdings announced the acquisition of Ryan Communication, a leading strategic communications firm with operations in Hong Kong, Shanghai and Singapore. Ryan Communication has emerged as one of Asia's leading strategic communications consultancies and advises some of the largest global companies across a range of business critical issues.
closed 5/4/2017 via PR Newswire

TM Advertising LP, acquired TM Advertising LP

synopsis: The Interpublic Group of Companies has sold TM Advertising in Dallas, Texas, to the agency's management team in an acquisition led by CEO Becca Weigman. With a storied history dating back more than 80 years, TM Advertising is one of the Southwest's most influential advertising and marketing communications agencies.
closed 5/4/2017 via Market Wire

Aon plc, acquired cut-e GmbH

synopsis: Aon plc announced it has acquired cut-e a global leader in online talent assessments based in Hamburg, Germany. cut-e assesses more than 12 million candidates across more than 70 countries each year through its proprietary psychometric talent assessment tools and advisory services enabling clients to make better screening and selection decisions.
announced 5/4/2017 via PR Newswire

Gray Television, Inc., will acquire WCAX-TV

synopsis: Gray Television, Inc., a television broadcast company headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, announced that it will acquire WCAX-TV, the CBS affiliated television station in the Burlington, Vermont-Plattsburgh, New York, market. WCAX-TV brings their viewers the latest news, weather and local sports.
announced 5/4/2017 via BNC Analysis

Wi-LAN Inc., will acquire Viziya

synopsis: Wi-LAN Inc. ("WiLAN") and VIZIYA Corporation and its related entities ("VIZIYA") announced that the two companies have entered into a definitive agreement for WiLAN to purchase all of the issued and outstanding shares of VIZIYA. VIZIYA is a software and services provider that helps companies optimize their asset performance.
announced 5/4/2017 via BNC Analysis

Eclipx Group, will acquire Grays eCommerce Group

synopsis: Eclipx Group, an established leader in vehicle fleet leasing, fleet management and diversified financial services in Australia and New Zealand, has agreed to acquire Grays eCommerce Group, Australia’s largest eCommerce group. Grays operates graysonline.com, an auctioneer Website that offer products in various categories.
closed 5/4/2017 via BNC Analysis

Montel AS, acquired Price [it] GmbH

synopsis: Montel acquires 55% of German consulting and service provider Price [it]. Price [it] offers since 2006 services in energy trading, including Price Forward Curves (PFC), the continuous optimization of flexible power stations with time series, price models and other analysis tools.
closed 5/4/2017 via BNC Analysis

Canna Consumer Goods, Inc., acquired Loudmouth News

synopsis: Canna Consumer Goods, Inc., a canna consumables branding company, announced that it has acquired LoudMouth Media, Inc., one of the nation’s top canna-related media companies. Loudmouth News is the first syndicated terrestrial radio news program that focuses on the news relating to the marijuana industry.
closed 5/4/2017 via PR Web

Stream Companies, acquired WorldDealer, Inc.

synopsis: Stream Companies, a full service advertising agency, is pleased to announce it has acquired WorldDealer, a company that provides auto dealers with full-service, turnkey traditional and digital solutions. They blend online and offline marketing strategies to create a seamless communication approach for auto dealers.
closed 5/4/2017 via BNC Analysis

Zendesk, acquired Outbound

synopsis: Zendesk is elevating its customer service platform with the acquisition of Outbound.io, which will help brands be more proactive in their outreach. Founded in 2013 by Dhruvkaran Mehta and Josh Weissburg, Outbound gives brands the tools they need to send messages to customers through SMS, responsive email, web, or push notifications.
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