read more

Information Industry Segments

Education

1

Finance

3

Healthcare

3

Entertainment

4

Media & Marketing

9

Software

10

Online & Mobile

19

IT Consulting & Services

2

Private Equity

1
Education

Higher-Ed Institutions

1
Finance

Capital Markets

1

Banking

2
Healthcare

Pharma IT

1

Health IT

1

Pharma Business Services

1
Entertainment

Internet

3

Leisure

1
Media & Marketing

Exhibitions, Conferences, Events

1

Internet Media

4

Marketing

4
Software

Consumer Software

1

Niche Software

6

Infrastructure Software

1

Business Software

2
Online & Mobile

E-Commerce

7

E-Content

1

E-Marketing & Search

4

Communications

2

SaaS & Cloud

5

Education

7

Finance

12

Healthcare

15

Entertainment

14

Media & Marketing

32

Software

46

Online & Mobile

50

IT Consulting & Services

13

Private Equity

19

Miscellaneous

1
Education

Higher-Ed Media and Tech

3

Higher-Ed Institutions

1

Professional Training Services

3
Finance

Capital Markets

3

Banking

6

Payments

1

Misc Finance

2
Healthcare

Medical Information

1

Pharma IT

1

Health IT

6

Consumer Health

2

Medical Education

1

Pharma Business Services

1

Healthcare Business Services

3
Entertainment

Broadcasting

1

Film and TV

4

Internet

3

Leisure

2

Publishing

2

Video Games

2
Media & Marketing

B2B Publishing and Information

5

Consumer Publishing

4

Broadcasting

1

Entertainment Content

6

Exhibitions, Conferences, Events

3

Internet Media

4

Marketing

9
Software

Consumer Software

5

Niche Software

31

Infrastructure Software

4

Business Software

6
Online & Mobile

E-Commerce

12

E-Content

3

E-Marketing & Search

13

Communications

9

SaaS & Cloud

13

Education

7

Finance

10

Healthcare

3

Entertainment

12

Media & Marketing

33

Software

45

Online & Mobile

65

IT Consulting & Services

8

Private Equity

23

Miscellaneous

2
Education

K-12 Media and Tech

3

Higher-Ed Media and Tech

1

Higher-Ed Institutions

1

K-20 Services

1

Education Media and Tech

1
Finance

Capital Markets

3

Banking

1

Payments

2

Insurance

2

Misc Finance

2
Healthcare

Health IT

2

Healthcare Business Services

1
Entertainment

Film and TV

2

Internet

2

Leisure

2

Music

1

Publishing

1

Video Games

4
Media & Marketing

B2B Publishing and Information

3

Consumer Publishing

1

Entertainment Content

6

Exhibitions, Conferences, Events

2

Internet Media

9

Marketing

12
Software

Consumer Software

9

Niche Software

27

Infrastructure Software

4

Business Software

5
Online & Mobile

E-Commerce

18

E-Content

7

E-Marketing & Search

15

Communications

4

SaaS & Cloud

21

Education

7

Finance

11

Healthcare

2

Entertainment

18

Media & Marketing

41

Software

38

Online & Mobile

55

IT Consulting & Services

23

Private Equity

17

Miscellaneous

3
Education

K-12 Media and Tech

3

Higher-Ed Institutions

1

Professional Training Technology

1

Childcare Services

1

K-12 Institutions

1
Finance

Capital Markets

5

Payments

2

Insurance

1

Misc Finance

3
Healthcare

Pharma IT

2
Entertainment

Broadcasting

3

Film and TV

4

Internet

4

Leisure

1

Publishing

6
Media & Marketing

B2B Publishing and Information

6

Consumer Publishing

6

Broadcasting

3

Entertainment Content

1

Exhibitions, Conferences, Events

1

Internet Media

8

Marketing

16
Software

Niche Software

25

Infrastructure Software

6

Business Software

7
Online & Mobile

E-Commerce

10

E-Content

5

E-Marketing & Search

15

Communications

9

SaaS & Cloud

16

note: a single transaction may fall into multiple segments
view all transactions
Basic features include:
  • Weekly Alerts
  • View Full Listing of Recent Deals
  • Trends
Premium features include:
  • Daily-Weekly-Monthly Custom Alerts
  • Drill down on comparable historical deals
  • Search for target or buyer by name
  • See historical deals by buyer or seller
  • Buyer and seller watch lists
  • Custom Segments
  • Bookmark deals
  • Export Listings to PDF
  • buyer to watch list
  • seller to watch list
  • Email
  • LinkedIn
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Google Plus
  • Yahoo Buzz
  • Delicious
  • Digg
  • StumbleUpon
  • Newsvine
  • Reddit
  • Technorati

This Week

closed 11/22/2017 via PR Newswire

Ambow Education, acquired Bay State College

synopsis: Ambow Education announced its wholly-owned subsidiary, Ambow BSC Inc., has acquired Bay State College. Bay State is a private college whose mission is to prepare students for successful careers and global citizenship through academic rigor and individualized support. Bay State College has a range of associate's degree and certificate programs.
buyer: Ambow Education(AMBO:$0.00)
Ambow Education is a leading national provider of educational and career enhancement services in China, offering high-quality, individualized services and products. With its extensive network of regional service hubs complemented by a dynamic proprietary learning platform and distributors.
target parent: Educor, Inc.
target: Bay State College
Bay State College is a private college whose mission is to prepare students for successful careers and global citizenship through academic rigor and individualized support. Bay State College has a range of associate's degree and certificate programs.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/22/2017 via PR Newswire

Special Investigations Limited Company, acquired Enterprise Applications, Inc.

synopsis: Special Investigations Limited Company announced the acquisition of Enterprise Applications, Inc., a leading-edge information technology corporation based in Fairfax County, Virginia. Enterprise Applications provides a comprehensive range of information technology and business process optimization solutions for businesses and government agencies.
closed 11/22/2017 via BNC Analysis

Inflexion Private Equity Partners LLP, acquired PCMS

synopsis: Inflexion Private Equity has backed the management buyout of PCMS Group. Tony Houldsworth, PCMS Group CEO, acquired the company from its founder. PCMS is a leading provider of point-of-sale software for major retailers. It offers a unified commerce software platform for in-store selling systems such as POS, automated checkout and self-scan.
closed 11/22/2017 via BNC Analysis

Myndshft Direct, acquired Order Simplicity, LLC

synopsis: Myndshft Direct announced its acquisition of Order Simplicity, a powerfully complete order management system designed to meet each individual client's specific needs. All of the system's modules interface with the industry's leading eCommerce Platforms, ERP Systems, Call Centers and Payment Gateways giving clients a full omni channel system.
announced 11/22/2017 via Company Press Release

OmniComm Systems, Inc., will acquire Algorics

synopsis: OmniComm Systems, Inc., a leading strategic software solutions provider to the life sciences industry, is to acquire Algorics, a company that provides innovative risk-based monitoring and clinical analytics solutions and software to the global life sciences industry with consistent and reliable quality.
announced 11/22/2017 via BusinessWire

Merkle, Inc., will acquire Oxyma Group

synopsis: Dentsu Aegis Network announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Oxyma Group, a leading performance marketing agency in the Netherlands and Dubai. Post-acquisition, Oxyma will be rebranded as Merkle, and all agencies as a Merkle company. Merkle is a leading data-driven, technology-enabled, global performance marketing agency.
closed 11/22/2017 via PR Web

The Relationship Realist merged with ForeverHer,

synopsis: The Relationship Realist, a national blog devoted to advice, humor and coaching on all aspects of relationships for women, has merged with ForeverHer, a leading online community sharing advice for women to stay forever fit, young and fabulous. The Relationship Realist is dedicated to shedding a realistic approach to achieving ideal relationships.
closed 11/22/2017 via Company Press Release

arvato Systems, acquired Vidispine AB

synopsis: Arvato Systems Group has acquired 100% of the company shares of Vidispine AB. Vidispine develops and distributes solutions for the management of digital content, primarily videos, and supports both companies from the media sector as well as well-known customers from other industries.
closed 11/22/2017 via BNC Analysis

Musti ja Mirri Oy, acquired Animail

synopsis: Musti ja Mirri, the largest pet specialty retailer in the Nordics, has acquired Animail from Verdane Captial, a Nordic private equity firm. Animail is a leading online pet store in Sweden. They offer over 8000 different products, including pet food, toys, treats, supplements, clothing, healthcare products, and more.
closed 11/22/2017 via BNC Analysis

fischerAppelt AG, acquired Heldth

synopsis: The communications agency Fischer-Appelt has acquired Heldth, a sophisticated lifestyle digital magazine that targets men. Founded in 2013, Heldth provides carefully selected product recommendations for men who value good products, seek a balance between trends and classics, and most of all, enjoy a good life.
closed 11/22/2017 via BNC Analysis

PAG, acquired Zhenai Inc.

synopsis: PAG Asia Capital, an Asian alternative investment management group, has acquired a majority stake in Zhenai Inc., a leading provider of online dating and matchmaking services in China. Zhenai provides integrated Internet and telephone matchmaking services to China's rapidly growing single population who are looking for long-term relationships.
announced 11/22/2017 via BNC Analysis

SFC Co.,Ltd., will acquire Villy Inc.

synopsis: South Korea’s peer-to-peer (P2P) lending service startup Villy was acquired by Kosdaq-listed solar backsheet manufacturer SFC Co. Founded in April 2015, Villy boasts 80.5 billion won worth cumulative loan, 36,000 cases of investment and 5,460 investors. Villy will be a subsidiary of SFC with its 100 percent stake owned by the latter.
closed 11/22/2017 via BNC Analysis

dotDigital Group PLC, acquired Comapi

synopsis: dotDigital Group Plc, a leading provider of email marketing and other SaaS related technology services to digital marketing professionals, has acquired Comapi. Comapi provides a scalable software platform that allows businesses to communicate with their consumers across multiple conversational messaging channels.
closed 11/21/2017 via Market Wire

B2Digital, Inc., acquired Colosseum Combat LLC

synopsis: B2Digital has acquired Colosseum Combat LLC. Colosseum Combat is Indiana's premier Professional Mixed Martial Arts Fight Promotion Company. They are sanctioned by the Indiana Gaming Commission, and provide the best in MMA fighting with the highest level of professional service.
closed 11/20/2017 via PR Newswire

Millwright Holdings, acquired Warner Communications

synopsis: Millwright Holdings, LLC has acquired Warner Communications, an agency that provides strategic integrated communications services, including corporate and product communications, public relations, media relations, social media marketing and measurement, promotions, special events, product introductions, crisis management.
closed 11/20/2017 via BNC Analysis

MBN Events, acquired UK Investor Show Ltd.

synopsis: MBN Events, via their subsidiary Premier Team Promotions, acquired UK Investor Show Ltd. UK Investor Show is the UK’s top one day event for private investors serious about making money from shares. They regularly showcase the very best speakers in the investment business, including Nigel Wray, Tom Winnifrith, Mark Slater, Paul Scott and more.
closed 11/20/2017 via PR Web

PlanHub, Inc., acquired EliteProNet

synopsis: PlanHub announced that it has completed the acquisition of EliteProNet, a membership based construction lead generation platform that facilitates the commercial construction bidding process between general contractors and subcontractors. They match projects with quality contractors using the most sophisticated online platform in the industry.
announced 11/20/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Hope Well Capital Corp., will acquire Payfare Inc.

synopsis: Hope Well Capital Corp., a capital pool company, has entered into a letter of intent pursuant to which it proposes to acquire all of the issued and outstanding securities of Payfare, Inc., a financial technology company providing mobile banking and micro-lending for the next-generation earner in the cashless, on-demand economy.
announced 11/20/2017 via Market Wire

Kuuhubb, will acquire Neybers AB

synopsis: Kuuhubb Inc. announced that it has signed a term sheet to acquire Neybers, an interior design app where users can play with photo quality items from real brands. Neybers is the only app that lets users decorate using a vast range of modern and stylish products from real brands and designers.
closed 11/20/2017 via BNC Analysis

Direct Equity International, acquired Green Touch Awareness

synopsis: Direct Equity International has acquired Green Touch Awareness. Green Touch Awareness is focused on in-house Business Incubation / Start-up and Project Development, as well as being a Digital Services Company providing Brand Management and Business-to-Business online and offline services to public, private, and non-profit companies.
*Price paid does not equal Enterprise Value as the buyer aqcuired less than 100% of target
closed 11/15/2017 via Company Press Release

Inflexion Private Equity Partners LLP, acquired ATCORE Technology Ltd.

synopsis: Inflexion Private Equity announces that funds managed by Inflexion have acquired ATCORE Group, a leading travel technology company which provides specialist software platforms for the global leisure travel sector.
buyer: Inflexion Private Equity Partners LLP
Inflexion is one of the UK’s leading independent mid-market private equity houses, investing in high growth, entrepreneurial businesses with ambitious management teams and working with them to deliver growth.
target parent: LDC Limited
target: ATCORE Technology Ltd.
Atcore Technology provides reservation & e-commerce platforms for the leisure travel industry. Their sector-specific platforms combine tailored optimisation and expertise with the solid foundation of shared, proven technology for Tour, Specialists, Holiday Parks, Cruise and Ferry operators.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$34
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/15/2017 via DGAP

RIB Software SE, acquired Exactal Group Limited

synopsis: RIB Software SE, the world's leading provider of 5D BIM Big Data technology for the construction industry, has increased its stake in Exactal from 25% to 75% to become its majority owner. Exactal develops estimating software for the construction industry. Their CostX product provides an integrated BIM and 2D on-screen measurement solution.
closed 11/15/2017 via BNC Analysis

Qwant SAS, acquired Xilopix SAS

synopsis: Qwant, the first search engine that protects its users freedoms, has acquired Xilopix, developers of the first fully Multimedia Content Search and Navigation Engine designed for the touch screen revolution. Xilopix's Multimedia Search Engine technology enables users to find Images and any Multimedia objects quicker and with unrivaled precision.
closed 11/15/2017 via PR Web

ClearMotion, Inc., purchased Active Motion Control Business from Bose

synopsis: ClearMotion acquired the Active Motion Control Business from Bose Corporation, a research company that develops sound solutions. The business includes Project Sound, a pioneering active suspension system as well as Bose Ride, a seat system that actively counteracts road disturbances. ClearMotion also acquired other predictive road-sensing software.
closed 11/15/2017 via BNC Analysis

2M Media, acquired Courrier Laval

synopsis: 2M Media has acquired the weekly newspaper Courrier Laval from TC Media, a subsidiary of TC Transcontinental. Courrier Laval is a French-language newspaper and website based in Quebec, Canada. Courrier Laval focuses on offering a premier news source on local and Quebecois current events including politics, sports and the arts.
announced 11/15/2017 via Reuters

PCI Holdings, Inc., will acquire leafnet Co., Ltd.

synopsis: PCI Holdings, a company that, through its subsidiaries, designs and develops information technology and software products, is to fully acquire leafnet Co., Ltd. through stock swap. leafnet Co., Ltd. designs and develops smart-phone applications and system integration services. The company was founded in 2001 and is based in Tokyo and Osaka, Japan.
closed 11/15/2017 via BNC Analysis

Perkbox, acquired Loyalty Bay

synopsis: Perkbox, a cloud-based employee perks and engagement platform for businesses of all sizes, has acquired Loyalty Bay. Loyalty Bay provides data analytics and rewards delivery software that allows businesses to incentivise customers at various touch points, including on-boarding, purchasing, up-selling, and referring friends.
closed 11/15/2017 via PR Web

Avitus Group, acquired Layer 3 Technology

synopsis: Avitus Group, a back-office IT company, has acquired Layer 3 Technology, a company that has provided managed IT, software/hardware procurement and project deployment services for the Southwest Missouri area and beyond since 1999.
announced 11/15/2017 via BNC Analysis

Imagine Cruising Limited, will acquire Holiday Planet Pty Ltd

synopsis: Imagine Cruising, specialist in cruise and stay holidays, announced they will acquire Holiday Planet, one of Australia’s leading travel companies based in Perth. Holiday Planet has traded successfully in Australia for almost 17 years offering a wide range of holidays through Holiday Planet, Cruise Planet, Flight Planet and Seniors Planet.
closed 11/15/2017 via PR Web

HealthcareSource, acquired Vikus Corporation

synopsis: HealthcareSource, the leading provider of talent management solutions for the healthcare industry, has acquired Vikus, a web-app that helps Senior Care Providers manage the hiring process from recruiting all the way to onboarding.
closed 11/15/2017 via Company Press Release

Harrison Grierson Limited, acquired e-Spatial Limited

synopsis: Harrison Grierson announced that they have acquired spatial information specialists, e-Spatial. e-Spatial is a specialist spatial consultancy, employing 20 staff in Wellington, New Zealand. e-Spatial's expert services include spatial consulting, solution development, data management and technology.
closed 11/15/2017 via BNC Analysis

Mimir, acquired Omnipointment Inc.

synopsis: Indianapolis-based Mimir has acquired Omnipointment Inc., a tech company based in Chicago. Tthe acquisition of Omnipointment and its signature platform, Charter, will enhance Mimir Classroom. Charter is a group project tool that helps collegiate students arrange times to collaborate and gives instructors data to assess team performance.
closed 11/15/2017 via GlobeNewswire

TransUnion LLC, acquired FactorTrust

synopsis: TransUnion announced the acquisition of FactorTrust, a provider of alternative credit data, analytics and risk scoring information that empowers lenders to make more informed decisions, and increases financial inclusion to a wider population of consumers.
closed 11/15/2017 via BNC Analysis

Tradono merged with Trendsales ApS,

synopsis: Tradono and Trendsales are merging. Tradono is a mobile flea market app. With its instagram-like feed, the app shows items near its users. With only a few clicks, users are able to create ads for their own Tradono-shop with pre-loved items for sale.
closed 11/15/2017 via PR Web

Constellation Web Solutions, Inc., acquired Relocation Specialist

synopsis: Constellation Web Solutions, Inc., a real estate marketing company that provides industry leading top real estate websites, has acquired Relocation Specialist (ReloSpec). ReloSpec provides a web-based database to real estate brokerages. ReloSpec allows users to keep all inbound, outbound, rental, and other records in one database.
closed 11/15/2017 via PR Newswire

TIBCO Software Inc., acquired Alpine Data

synopsis: TIBCO Software Inc., a global leader in integration, API management, and analytics, announced the acquisition of Alpine Data, an innovative, cloud-based data science and social collaboration platform.
closed 11/15/2017 via Company Press Release

Volaris Group Inc., acquired CaterTrax

synopsis: Volaris Group announced that it has acquired substantially all of the assets of Hospitality 101, Inc., doing business as CaterTrax, a catering management software provider based in Rochester, New York. CaterTrax is an industry leading catering management software company primarily serving the non-commercial foodservice industry.
closed 11/15/2017 via PR Newswire

ANSYS, Inc., acquired 3DSIM

synopsis: ANSYS, the global leader and innovator of engineering simulation software, announced that it has acquired 3DSIM, the developer of premier additive manufacturing simulation technology. The acquisition of 3DSIM gives ANSYS the industry's only complete additive manufacturing simulation workflow.
closed 11/15/2017 via BNC Analysis

Verivox GmbH, acquired Outbank

synopsis: The Internet portal Verivox, which until now has been known for its electricity and credit comparisons has taken over the financial startup Outbank. Outbank is Germany’s largest independent banking app, including 4.000+ traditional and online banks, financial services like PayPal, stocks, bitcoins and reward cards like Miles & More and Payback.
closed 11/15/2017 via BNC Analysis

Wizbii, acquired Filengo

synopsis: Wizbii, a professional social network that helps students and graduate find jobs and internships, has acquired Filengo, a free platform that allows students to obtain all the financial aid they are eligible for. Filengo determines which financial aid and how much each student is eligible for from their profile.
*Price paid does not equal Enterprise Value as the buyer aqcuired less than 100% of target
closed 11/10/2017 via BNC Analysis

Green House Data, acquired Ajubeo LLC

synopsis: Green House Data, a provider of data center services primarily in tier 2 US data center markets, has acquired Ajubeo, a privately held provider of cloud infrastructure services hosted in data centers in two secondary US markets and two markets in Germany.
buyer: Green House Data
Green House Data is a cloud hosting and colocation services provider with highly energy efficient, green data centers located across the country and supported by a 15 Minute Hear from a HumanSM SLA.
target parent: Grey Mountain Partners
target: Ajubeo LLC
Ajubeo provides the highest quality Infrastructure-as-a-Service Cloud platform by fusing the best technology with inspired innovation from experienced IT executives. Their Cloud platform creates value for discerning enterprises by delivering maximum agility, security, reliability, and connectivity.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 11/10/2017 via BusinessWire

NEXON Co., Ltd., will acquire Pixelberry Studios

synopsis: NEXON announced that its consolidated subsidiary, NEXON Korea Corporation, through its subsidiary Nexon US Holding Inc., has entered into an agreement to acquire Pixelberry Studios, a leading developer in interactive narrative mobiles games. Pixelberry Studios is the mobile studio behind Choices: Stories You Play, a Top 25 Game on iOS and Android.
closed 11/10/2017 via GlobeNewswire

ExploreLearning, acquired Cogent Education

synopsis: ExploreLearning announced that it has acquired Athens, Georgia–based startup, IS3D, LLC, developers of Cogent Education™ Interactive Cases™—dynamic online experiences that put students in the role of a STEM professional tasked with solving a real-world problem.
announced 11/10/2017 via PR Newswire

musical.ly will be merged with Toutiao,

synopsis: Bytedance, creator of Toutiao, and Musical.ly have signed an agreement for Musical.ly to merge with Bytedance. musical.ly is a social media platform for creating and sharing short videos. People around the world use musical.ly as an outlet for creative expression and communication with friends.
closed 11/10/2017 via BNC Analysis

Eque2 Limited, acquired Eque2 Limited

synopsis: Richard Beaton, Chairman of Eque2, and UK-based mid-market private equity investor LDC have completed the management buyout of Eque2 from Livingbridge, a mid-market private equity firm. LDC has taken a minority stake in Eque2. Eque2 is a provider of business management software to the construction and contracting industries.
closed 11/10/2017 via BNC Analysis

Converge Technology Partners Inc., acquired Northern Micro

synopsis: Converge Technology Partners has completed the acquisition of Northern Micro. Based in Canada, Northern Micro is the premier provider of Information Technology hardware – from client devices like notebooks and desktops, to data center infrastructure. They create IT solutions that solve unique business challenges.
closed 11/10/2017 via BNC Analysis

Phonon.in, acquired iDelivr

synopsis: Phonon.in, a provider of automated customer interaction solutions for businesses in India, has acquired iDelivr, a company that builds industry-specific chatbots that mimic human-like interactions using technologies like AI. iDelivr's chatbots have been used by companies in industries such as banking, financial services, insurance and mutual fund.
announced 11/10/2017 via BNC Analysis

Verivox GmbH, will acquire Aboalarm GmbH

synopsis: Verivox GmbH, a company that offers online price comparison solutions, has acquired Aboalarm GmbH, a company that develops and provides a mobile app for cancellation, revoking, and managing contracts with providers of services. Both companies are based in Germany.
announced 11/9/2017 via BNC Analysis

Be Heard Group plc, will acquire The Corner

synopsis: Be Heard, a digital marketing services group, will acquire The Corner, an award winning advertising agency in London that has a focus on brand and creative strategy, communication planning, digital design and social marketing. The Corner has worked with brands such as Adidas, L’Oreal, Toys R Us, jackpotjoy, National Geographic and more.
announced 11/9/2017 via PE Hub

Eurazeo, will acquire WorldStrides

synopsis: Eurazeo, a leading global investment company listed in Paris, in partnership with Primavera Capital Group, a major China-based investment firm, has entered into an agreement to invest in WorldStrides, a premier experiential education provider serving students of all ages. Eurazeo will acquire a majority stake in WorldStrides.
closed 11/9/2017 via Company Press Release

Verisk Analytics, Inc., acquired Rebmark Legal Solutions Limited

synopsis: Verisk, a leading data analytics provider, announced it has acquired Rebmark Legal Solutions Ltd., a leading provider of injury claims solutions based in Sheffield, England. Rebmark has a portfolio of injury claims software, as well as a number of bespoke software solutions commissioned by a range of leading law firms and insurers.
closed 11/9/2017 via Company Press Release

Skyscanner, acquired Twizoo Ltd.

synopsis: Skyscanner, a leading global travel search site, has acquired Twizoo, the world’s largest, non-stop source of user-generated content from social media. Twizoo's Social Content Platform uses artificial intelligence to gather and display the user generated content that will resonate most with their client's audience, inspiring them to convert.
closed 11/9/2017 via PR Newswire

Ablak Holdings, acquired Tulumba.com

synopsis: Pittsburgh-based Ablak Holdings, a holding company specializing in the acquisition, startup, and operations of franchised and eCommerce businesses, has acquired Tulumba.com, a specialty online store focused on providing high-quality international Turkish foods, products, and services.
closed 11/9/2017 via PE Hub

Taliance SAS, acquired Taliance SAS

synopsis: Capzanine, is selling its stake in Taliance, following the latter’s reorganisation of its capital and its reacquisition by the management. Taliance creates, develops and distributes the first software solution for modelling alternative investment portfolios, combining the flexibility and the security that these specific assets require.
closed 11/9/2017 via DGAP

Eventim, acquired Friends and Partners

synopsis: CTS Eventim, one of the leading international providers of Ticketing and Live Entertainment, acquired 60 percent of the shares in Friends and Partners, one of the leading providers of Ticketing, Live Entertainment and Music TV productions in Italy.
announced 11/9/2017 via BNC Analysis

Catena Media, will acquire BeyondBits Media Ltd.

synopsis: Catena Media has announced the agreement of a deal to purchase the assets of Malta-based company Beyondbits Media Limited. BeyondBits is an online Marketing company focusing on Financial Services. Their editorial expertise covers investing as well as trading in stocks, Forex, CFDs or alternative financial instruments.
closed 11/9/2017 via BusinessWire

Hirschfeld Marketing, acquired Bulldawg Marketing

synopsis: Hirschfeld Marketing Solutions (HMS), event architects that help brands connect to their consumers through hospitality, sampling, mobile tours and other event activations, announced the acquisition of Bulldawg Marketing, a fully integrated marketing agency that is known for its outstanding reputation in the NASCAR industry.
announced 11/9/2017 via Company Press Release

Electronic Arts Inc., will acquire Respawn Entertainment, LLC

synopsis: Electronic Arts Inc. announced an agreement to acquire Respawn Entertainment, LLC, a leading independent game development studio and creators of AAA shooter and action games. Respawn brings to EA the proven leadership and studio talent behind Titanfall and Titanfall 2, two of the most highly-rated shooter titles.
announced 11/9/2017 via PR Newswire

LiveReach Media, will acquire NewFusion

synopsis: Silicon Valley-based LiveReach Media, the leader in analytics for place understanding and advertising, announced it has reached an agreement to acquire a majority stake in NewFusion, a Belgium-based leading digital marketing company providing best in class technology and tailored services to leading companies throughout Europe.
closed 11/9/2017 via BusinessWire

Talend, acquired Restlet SAS

synopsis: Talend, a global leader in cloud and big data integration solutions, announced its acquisition of all outstanding shares of Restlet SAS, a cloud-based API design and testing platform. Restlet’s technology will complement Talend Data Fabric’s existing ability to integrate, transform, govern and share enterprise data.
*Price paid does not equal Enterprise Value as the buyer aqcuired less than 100% of target
announced 11/4/2017 via BNC Analysis

Mao Te International Investment Co, will acquire Eastern Broadcasting Co., Ltd.

synopsis: Mao Te International Investment Co, owned by property developer Chang Kao-shiang, has agreed to buy Eastern Broadcasting Co, one of the leading cable TV stations in Taiwan.
buyer: Mao Te International Investment Co
Mao Te International Investment Co (茂德國際投資) is owned by property developer Chang Kao-shiang (張高祥). The firm was established in New Taipei City in August 2017 and that it has mainly invested in the property market and traded in building materials in Taiwan.
target parent: Carlyle Group
target: Eastern Broadcasting Co., Ltd.
Eastern Broadcasting Company is one of Taiwan’s largest television programmer and channel operators.
price ($mm)
$563
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/3/2017 via BNC Analysis

Frontier Digital Ventures, purchased Ghana, Nigeria, and Angola portals from Jumia House

synopsis: Frontier Digital Ventures, a company focused on becoming the world leader in online classifieds businesses in frontier markets, has acquired Jumia House's Ghana, Nigeria, and Angola portals. Jumia House is an online property classifieds portal in Africa that helps people find their ideal home, land and commercial property.
closed 11/3/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment, acquired Screen Media

synopsis: Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment, Inc., a fast-growing provider of positive and entertaining video content, announced the completion of the acquisition of Screen Media Ventures, LLC, a leading global independent motion picture distribution company.
closed 11/3/2017 via BNC Analysis

Snap Inc., acquired Metamarkets

synopsis: Snap, the parent company of Snapchat, has acquired Metamarkets, an ad tech startup that provides programmatic ad data-related services to marketers.
closed 11/3/2017 via Company Press Release

Centrica plc, acquired REstore NV

synopsis: Centrica plc has acquired REstore NV, Europe’s leading demand response aggregator. Headquartered in Antwerp, Belgium, REstore delivers cloud-based Demand Side Management software and Demand Response Services for a variety of customers including ArcelorMittal, Total and Sappi.
announced 11/3/2017 via Reuters

Prismi SpA, will acquire Wellnet S.r.l.

synopsis: Prismi SpA, an Italian leader in digital marketing, has signed an agreement for the acquisition of Wellnet S.r.l. Wellnet founded in Milan, is an IT consultancy company that has been providing companies and institutions with expertise in web application development, web marketing and digital communication services since 2005.
closed 11/3/2017 via PR Web

JDM Technology Group, acquired IndustrySmarts Inc.

synopsis: JDM Technology Group, a global group of software providers for the architecture, engineering and construction industries, has acquired IndustrySmarts Inc. IndustrySmarts Inc. provides on-line business-to-business information portals and development services to contractors, distributors and manufacturers in the building and construction industries.
closed 11/3/2017 via PR Newswire

Elektrobit AG, acquired Argus Cyber Security

synopsis: Continental AG acquired Israel-based Argus Cyber Security through its subsidiary Elektrobit AG. Argus, the global leader in automotive cyber security, provides comprehensive and proven solution suites to protect connected cars and commercial vehicles against cyber-attacks.
announced 11/3/2017 via BNC Analysis

Cronin Group PLC, will acquire OpenIOLabs

synopsis: Cronin Group PLC, a company that provides medical research and development services, has agreed to buy OpenIOLabs Ltd, an open source hardware translator that lets customers monitor and control multiple devices with one unified interface.
closed 11/3/2017 via Company Press Release

Boone Newspapers, Inc., acquired The Stanly News & Press

synopsis: Boone Newspapers, Inc. announced that they have purchased the Stanly News and Press from Community Newspaper Holdings Incorporated, a Montgomery, Alabama, company. The Stanly News & Press is a community newspaper published each Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday in Albemarle, North Carolina.
closed 11/2/2017 via Company Press Release

Klett Group, acquired ThiemeMeulenhoff B.V.

synopsis: ThiemeMeulenhoff, an innovative publishing company and one of the largest manufacturers of digital learning resources and schoolbooks in the Netherlands, has been taken over by German publisher and educational company Klett Group.
closed 11/2/2017 via PE Hub

Dynamo Software, acquired HoldingsInsight

synopsis: Dynamo Software, the premier provider of configurable, cloud-based investment management software for the alternative asset investment industry, announced that it has acquired HoldingsInsight, a portfolio investments data capture and reporting service.
closed 11/2/2017 via BNC Analysis

RelationEdge, LLC, acquired Main Path Marketing

synopsis: RelationEdge announced the acquisition of Main Path Marketing, a full-service digital marketing agency. Main Path Marketing is a full service content marketing agency that leverages SEO, Email, Social Media, Paid Media and Digital PR to get that content seen by the right audience.
closed 11/2/2017 via BNC Analysis

The Wilbert Group, acquired SPR Atlanta

synopsis: The Wilbert Group, a full-service communications and public relations firm based in Atlanta with a national reach, has acquired SPR Atlanta, a boutique public relations firm that offers a wide range of capabilities designed to help clients achieve their corporate public relations and marketing objectives.
closed 11/2/2017 via Company Press Release

Covisian S.r.l., acquired Vivocha

synopsis: Vivocha has been acquired by Covisian Group, second largest Italian BPO. Vivocha provides an online customer interaction platform that enables businesses to seamlessly communicate with prospects and customers directly on the website, using any combination of VoIP, video, chat, callbacks and collaboration tools.
closed 11/2/2017 via BNC Analysis

Hume Brophy Communications, acquired Madaket and Company Limited

synopsis: Global comms firm Hume Brophy has acquired Madaket+Co. Madaket and Company is a Hong Kong based consultancy focused on developing insight driven communication and marketing strategies for their client’s most important business opportunities. Madaket's experienced counselors drive the client's work and cultivate the world's leading brands.
closed 11/2/2017 via PR Newswire

Cboe Global Markets, Inc., acquired Silexx Financial Systems, LLC

synopsis: Cboe Global Markets, Inc. has acquired the assets of Silexx Financial Systems, LLC, a Sarasota, Florida-based company that develops and operates an innovative multi-asset order and execution management system (OEMS) that caters to institutional customers throughout the U.S.
announced 11/2/2017 via PR Newswire

Synopsys, Inc., will acquire Black Duck Software, Inc.

synopsis: Synopsys, Inc. will acquire Black Duck Software, a leader in automated solutions for securing and managing open source software. The addition of Black Duck's highly respected Software Composition Analysis solution will enhance Synopsys' efforts in the software security market by broadening its product offering and expanding its customer reach.
closed 11/2/2017 via BNC Analysis

Catena Media, acquired PokerScout.com

synopsis: Catena Media acquires the online poker news and comparison site PokerScout.com and its related assets. PokerScout.com is the leading traffic comparison site for the online poker industry. PokerScout seeks not only to track poker site traffic in real time, but also to go beyond the numbers to provide a unique and informative look at online poker.
closed 11/2/2017 via PR Newswire

Comprend, acquired Excite Communications Limited

synopsis: Comprend announced the acquisition of Excite Communications, one of the UK's top digital corporate communications agencies. Excite Communications helps organisations achieve their business objectives through compelling digital communication.
*Price paid does not equal Enterprise Value as the buyer aqcuired less than 100% of target

This Week


Geography
Matching Companies

Login

Account Information

Get Premium Access

Premium features include:
  • Daily-Weekly-Monthly Custom Alerts
  • Drill down on comparable historical deals
  • Search for target or buyer by name
  • See historical deals by buyer or seller
  • Buyer and seller watch lists
  • Custom Segments
  • Bookmark deals
  • Export Listings to PDF
Start
Stop