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closed 9/19/2017 via BNC Analysis

Surfline, acquired Magicseaweed

synopsis: Online retailer SurfStitch announced the sale of the Magicseaweed surfing content site to Surfline Wavetrak, a US company that provides surf content, reports, forecasts and live-streaming. Magicseaweed is a UK-based leading online surf forecasting and content network which should fit well within Surfline Wavetrak.
buyer: Surfline
Surfline specializes in providing live and predicted ocean weather information, editorial content, and consulting services worldwide. Surfline has built the largest streaming coastal HD cam network and merged premier surf forecasts and editorial talent with industry-leading technology.
target parent: SurfStitch Group
target: Magicseaweed
Headquartered in the UK, Magicseaweed is the world's largest free surf forecasting site offering a 16 day forecast. Magicseaweed also has the web's biggest surfing photography archive, and videos, contributions, contests, news, live events and swell sessions.
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closed 9/19/2017 via BusinessWire

iPipeline, Inc., acquired Laser App Software

synopsis: iPipeline, a leading provider of cloud-based software solutions for the life insurance industry, announced the acquisition of Laser App Software, a premier provider of forms automation and management software for the securities and insurance industries.
closed 9/19/2017 via PR Newswire

Xelleration merged with Speridian Technologies,

synopsis: Speridian Technologies and Xelleration announced the completion of its merger. Xelleration brings a unique set of skills that helps enterprises reduce costs and improve operational efficiency through the transformation of day-to-day business processes. Xelleration's services focus on helping customers leverage Microsoft technologies.
closed 9/19/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Staffing 360 Solutions, Inc., acquired CBSbutler

synopsis: Staffing 360 Solutions, a company executing an international buy-and-build strategy through the acquisition of staffing organizations in the United States and in the United Kingdom, announced that it has acquired CBSbutler. CBSbutler is a multi-award winning recruiter specialising in technical (STEM) appointments across global industries.
closed 9/19/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Staffing 360 Solutions, Inc., purchased FirstPro Georgia from FirstPro Inc.

synopsis: Staffing 360 Solutions, a company executing an international buy-and-build strategy, announced that it has acquired FirstPro Georgia from FirstPro to expand its geographic footprint. FirstPRO is a full service, independent staffing and recruitment firm that has been providing talented professionals with exceptional opportunities.
closed 9/18/2017 via BNC Analysis

Johnson & Johnson Vision, acquired Sightbox, Inc.

synopsis: Johnson & Johnson Vision, a company committed to creating life-long solutions for vision care needs, has acquired Sightbox, an online vision service for people who wear contact lenses. Each Sightbox membership includes an eye exam, contact lens fitting, an annual supply of contacts, and a payment plan to spread out the customer's cost.
closed 9/18/2017 via Company Press Release

Acuant, purchased Ozone from Mount Airey Group, Inc.

synopsis: Acuant, a global provider of data capture and authentication solutions, has acquired Ozone from Mount Airey Group, Inc., an advanced technology services company. Ozone is a software suite that allows users to seamlessly integrate PKI (public key infrastructure) with their single sign-on schemes, smartcards, and/or biometric authentication processs.
announced 9/18/2017 via BNC Analysis

Kinepolis Group, will acquire Landmark Cinemas of Canada

synopsis: Landmark Cinemas Canada LP & TriWest Capital Partners are pleased to announce Landmark Cinemas LP has reached an agreement to be acquired by Kinepolis Group NV. Landmark Cinemas Canada LP, located in Calgary, Alberta, is Canada's second largest theatre exhibition company.
closed 9/18/2017 via Company Press Release

Synopsys, Inc., acquired QuantumWise A/S

synopsis: Synopsys, a global leader in electronic design automation and semiconductor IP, has acquired QuantumWise, a leading supplier of software tools for atomic-scale modeling of materials. QuantumWise's tools simulate the properties of materials based on fundamental quantum mechanical theories to improve product performance across many applications.
closed 9/18/2017 via BNC Analysis

Patron Technology, acquired TicketLeap, Inc.

synopsis: Patron Technology (PatronManager) has acquired Ticketleap, a self-service ticketing platform. Ticketleap gives event organizers the tools to engage their community in the most effective way possible: by forming a connection with them in person.
announced 9/18/2017 via BNC Analysis

Stockport College will be merged with Trafford College,

synopsis: Two of Greater Manchester's biggest colleges, Stockport College and Trafford College, have announced plans to merge - creating a new institution with more than 14,000 students. Stockport College is the largest educational establishment in Stockport delivering excellent, innovative education. They provide further and higher education to students.
announced 9/18/2017 via BusinessWire

Itron, Inc., will acquire Silver Spring Networks

synopsis: Itron, Inc. and Silver Spring Networks, Inc. announced that they have signed a definitive agreement for Itron to acquire Silver Spring Networks. Silver Spring Networks enables the Internet of Important Things™ by reliably and securely connecting things that matter. Cities and companies use the company’s IoT network to operate more efficiently.
closed 9/18/2017 via BusinessWire

BraddockMatthews LLC, acquired Grace Point Partners

synopsis: BraddockMatthews LLC and Grace Point Partners announced that they are joining forces to form the preeminent executive search firm to serve the asset management industry. Grace Point Partners is a retained executive search firm that is focused exclusively on serving asset management clients.
announced 9/18/2017 via GlobeNewswire

ManTech International Corporation, will acquire InfoZen

synopsis: ManTech International Corporation announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire InfoZen. InfoZen is an IT solutions provider with domain expertise in modernization, agile / DevOps software development, cloud migration, and threat monitoring and assessment capabilities in support of critical national and homeland security missions.
closed 9/18/2017 via PR Web

Acquirent LLC, acquired LeadJen LLC

synopsis: Acquirent, the leaders in outsourced sales, announced that it has acquired LeadJen, an Indianapolis, Indiana based B2B appointment setting and lead generation company. Since 2004, LeadJen has supported over 500 clients in diverse industries with database building, custom marketing campaigns and B2B appointment setting.
announced 9/18/2017 via PR Newswire

Finn Partners, will acquire ABI Marketing Public Relations

synopsis: Global marketing and communications firm, Finn Partners, announced it has reached an agreement to acquire ABI Marketing Public Relations, a global marketing and PR firm focused on industrial and trade markets, serving B2B clients. ABI helps their clients generate new business opportunities, break into new markets and strengthen brands.
closed 9/18/2017 via BNC Analysis

Havas, acquired The Eighty Eight

synopsis: Havas, one of the world's largest global communications groups, has acquired The Eighty Eight (The 88), a creative agency that utilizes a mix of social, design, and development to inspire conversations and create awareness. The 88 offers strategic direction, creative services, social media management, and content creation.
closed 9/18/2017 via PR Newswire

Thoma Bravo, LLC, acquired Frontline Education

synopsis: Thoma Bravo, a leading private equity investment firm, announced it has completed the acquisition of Frontline Education. Frontline, with its award-winning administrative and HR software solutions, serves educational organizations across America.
closed 9/13/2017 via BNC Analysis

Zomato, acquired Runnr

synopsis: Food technology start-up Zomato Media Pvt. Ltd has acquired delivery start-up Runnr as part of a widely expected, all-stock deal that would help the former significantly shore up its food delivery business. Runnr is an on demand food ordering platform that brings users food from restaurants near their location.
buyer parent:Info Edge
buyer: Zomato
Zomato is a restaurant search and discovery app, providing in-depth information for over 1 million restaurants across 23 countries. Zomato is used by consumers globally to discover, rate, and review restaurants, as well as create their own personal networks to give trusted recommendations.
target: Runnr
Runnr is an on demand food ordering platform that brings users food from restaurants near their location. Just like Runners, Runnrs go around town delivering delicious cuisines to doorsteps. Runnr currently does deliveries in Mumbai and Bangalore.
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announced 9/13/2017 via BNC Analysis

Weigel Broadcasting Co., will purchase KAZA-TV from Southern California License LLC

synopsis: TV-49, Inc., an owner of TV stations and part of the family-owned media company Weigel Broadcasting Co., will acquire KAZA-TV from Southern California License LLC, an owner and operator of TV stations. KAZA-TV is a TV station licensed to the Avalon, CA area. KAZA-TV broadcasts a variety of spanish programs, including sports, music, and more.
announced 9/13/2017 via BNC Analysis

Dick Broadcasting Company, will purchase Southeast US Radio Stations from Alpha Media

synopsis: Alpha Media announced that it is selling 18 radio stations and two translators in the southeast US to Dick Broadcasting. The sale includes stations in the Greenville-New Bern-Jacksonville, NC; Myrtle Beach, SC; Hilton Head, SC and Savannah, GA markets.
closed 9/13/2017 via BusinessWire

Generation Tux, acquired Menguin

synopsis: Generation Tux, an online suit and tuxedo rental company, announced it has completed the acquisition of Menguin. Menguin is an online suit and tuxedo rental company that combines innovative technology with designer brand garments and superior customer service to create a remarkable rental experience.
announced 9/13/2017 via BNC Analysis

Weigel Broadcasting Co., will purchase KNLC from New Life Evangelistic Center, Inc.

synopsis: TV-49, Inc., an owner of TV stations and part of the family-owned media company Weigel Broadcasting Co., will acquire KNLC from Larry Rice, president of non-profit church center New Life Evangelistic Center, Inc. KNLC is a TV station primarily focused on religious programming. The station also airs non religious programming such as The Lone Ranger.
announced 9/13/2017 via BNC Analysis

Senior Publications Nederland BV, will acquire Landleven

synopsis: Reed Business Information (RBI), part of RELX Group, has announced its intention to sell the Landleven portfolio to Belgium based Roularta Media Groep NV (“RMG”). The management will be done by Senior Publications Nederland BV (“SPN”), part of RMG. Landleven is a Dutch home and garden magazine.
closed 9/13/2017 via BNC Analysis

Continental AG, acquired Parkpocket

synopsis: Auto components group Continental AG has acquired Parkpocket from Wayra, a Telefonica backed start-up accelerator. Parkpocket provides a mobile app that informs users about vacant parking lots, prices, opening hours, electric vehicle charging stations and more, all in real-time. The app also navigates users to the chosen parking lot.
announced 9/13/2017 via GlobeNewswire

HC2 Holdings, Inc., will purchase 38 TV Stations from Mako Communications, LLC

synopsis: HC2 Holdings, Inc., a diversified holding company, has agreed to enter into an agreement with Mako Communications, LLC to purchase the assets in connection with Mako’s ownership and operation of low power television (“LPTV”) stations. The transaction would result in HC2 acquiring 38 operating stations in 22 cities.
closed 9/13/2017 via PR Web

10Pearls, LLC, acquired ProQual-I.T., Inc.

synopsis: 10Pearls, a digital development company based in Washington D.C., has acquired ProQual-IT, an information technology services provider that specializes in biometrics and identity management.
closed 9/13/2017 via BNC Analysis

ECS Digital Limited, acquired QAWorks Limited

synopsis: London-based ECS Digital has acquired QAWorks, the UK’s leading technical software testing organisation. QAWorks is recognised in the industry as the home of the Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET). QAWorks helps teams improve their engineering practices, including Continuous Testing, Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery.
announced 9/13/2017 via GlobeNewswire

ZetaDisplay AB, will acquire Liveqube AS

synopsis: ZetaDisplay, a leading supplier of Digital Signage to large retail chains and the service industry, will acquire LiveQube, Norway’s largest supplier of streamed and customer-adapted music for shops and public environments. LiveQube creates scheduled playlists with songs that are handpicked to match the brand's values and customers.
announced 9/13/2017 via BNC Analysis

Albelli, will acquire ReSnap B.V.

synopsis: Albelli, one of the leading European photo product companies headquartered in Amsterdam, will acquire ReSnap BV. ReSnap BV, based in Nijmegen, the Netherlands, is a fast-growing technology based start-up company using artificial intelligence (AI) to enable consumers to quickly create personalized photo books in a fully automated way.
closed 9/13/2017 via BNC Analysis

Artifact Uprising, acquired Artifact Uprising

synopsis: Artifact Uprising announced that its management team bought back the company from its parent Visual Supply Co. (VSCO). Artifact Uprising creates tangible photo books, prints, and gifts for digital photos with a focus on responsibly-sourced materials and elevated design.
announced 9/12/2017 via PR Newswire

Apartments.com, will acquire ForRent

synopsis: CoStar Group, Inc., the leading provider of commercial real estate information, analytics and online marketplaces, announced that it plans to acquire ForRent. ForRent provides property managers and owners with diverse marketing and advertising products, services and education. After the acquisition, ForRent will join the Apartments.com network.
closed 9/12/2017 via BNC Analysis

Wicks Group of Companies, acquired Screen Engine/ASI

synopsis: Screen Engine / ASI announced that The Wicks Group, a private investment firm, has completed a majority recapitalization of the company. Based in Los Angeles, Screen Engine is a research and analytics firm focused on maximizing market potential while assessing risk for clients in the entertainment and media industries.
closed 9/12/2017 via BusinessWire

Avi Networks, acquired StacksWare, Inc.

synopsis: Avi Networks, the leader in next-generation load balancing and application services, has acquired StacksWare. StacksWare provides real-time software inventory, usage, and management for desktops, servers, VDI, clouds, and more. StacksWare helps slash licensing costs, monitor mission-critical applications, and perform internal security audits.
announced 9/12/2017 via PR Newswire

TrueSample will be merged with Imperium LLC,

synopsis: Imperium, the leader in data quality and anti-fraud solutions for the Market Research and E-commerce industries announced that it has entered into an agreement to lead a merger with data validation and identity verification solutions provider TrueSample.
announced 9/12/2017 via PR Newswire

TrueSample will be merged with Imperium LLC,

synopsis: Imperium, the leader in data quality and anti-fraud solutions for the Market Research and E-commerce industries announced that it has entered into an agreement to lead a merger with data validation and identity verification solutions provider TrueSample.
closed 9/12/2017 via PR Newswire

Liaison International, Inc., acquired SlideRoom.com

synopsis: Liaison International announced it has acquired SlideRoom. The company is best known for its seamless integration of multimedia components into admissions review workflows. Universities, arts, human resources and grant making organizations currently leverage SlideRoom in their decision-making processes.
closed 9/11/2017 via BNC Analysis

Falanx Group Limited, acquired AuditSec Services Ltd

synopsis: Falanx Group Ltd has bought cyber security firm AuditSec Services Ltd. AuditSec provides consultancy services and thought leadership to brands across Europe, and has provided security guidance to some of the world’s largest petrochemical, pharmaceutical and industrial companies.
announced 9/8/2017 via Reuters

CHIeru Co., Ltd., will acquire Collabo

synopsis: CHIeru, a provider of software & system products for Japanese schools, will acquire Collabo, a developer of monitoring software for universities. Collabo's ClassView scheduling software allows users to see what computers and rooms are being used and when they are free to use. Their LostGuard software helps prevent the loss of computer devices.
buyer: CHIeru Co., Ltd.(JASDAQ:3933:$17.70)
One of CHIeru's primary goals is producing ICT environments for teaching & learning in schools. They provide software & system products reflecting new teaching methods in lecture fields such as learning management systems, e-learning systems, class support/CALL systems for active learning, etc.
target: Collabo
Collabo develops monitoring software for universities. Their ClassView scheduling software allows users to see what computers and rooms are being used and when they are free to use. Their LostGuard software helps prevent the loss of computer devices, such as USBs, SD cards, and external hard drives.
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closed 9/8/2017 via PR Newswire

Zillow, Inc., acquired New Home Feed

synopsis: Zillow Group, Inc., which houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on mobile and the web, announced it has acquired New Home Feed, a streamlined listing management technology that allows builders to input, manage and syndicate their listings across the web.
closed 9/8/2017 via BNC Analysis

Cloudera, Inc, acquired Fast Forward Labs

synopsis: Cloudera, the big data and analytics company that runs on a hybrid combination of open source and proprietary software, has acquired Fast Forward Labs. Fast Forward Labs helps organizations innovate with data science and machine learning. Their research keeps businesses up to date on the latest trends in applied artificial intelligence.
closed 9/8/2017 via BusinessWire

Red Ventures, LLC, acquired Allconnect

synopsis: Red Ventures LLC, a leading digital consumer choice platform, has acquired Allconnect Inc., a leading technology-enabled sales and marketing solutions company that partners with utility and energy companies to help customers in more than 50 million households compare and purchase home services.
closed 9/8/2017 via GlobeNewswire

PROLIM Corporation, acquired Ally PLM Solutions Inc.

synopsis: PROLIM Global Corporation announced that it has acquired Ally PLM Solutions Inc., a leading CAD/CAM, PLM Software Solution provider in North America. Ally PLM is a leading Siemens PLM partner, specializing in software product delivery, technical support, and training of PLM, CAD, and CAM with over 20 years of history in the industry.
closed 9/8/2017 via GlobeNewswire

ClearLink, acquired Portent

synopsis: Clearlink, a SYKES company, announced it acquired Portent, Inc., a 30-person agency that provides search engine optimization, pay-per-click and paid media, social media, analytics, content, and creative services.
closed 9/8/2017 via PR Web

Fitinuss LLC, acquired SWAP Club

synopsis: Fitinuss LLC, a leading manufacturer and retailer of quality yoga products, has acquired SWAP Club. SWAP Club is an iOS app that allows users to buy, sell, and trade woman's fashion and beauty items with a focus on items obtained from popular subscription boxes. SWAP Club makes swapping a fun and social activity with its game-like user experience.
closed 9/7/2017 via BNC Analysis

Talon Business Solutions Ltd, acquired Vozero Limited

synopsis: Talon Business Solutions, a provider of IT solutions, services and support to organisations of all sizes, has acquired Vozero. Vozero specialises in the implementation and support of Microsoft Dynamics NAV; Microsoft’s leading ERP solution. Their fully managed service provides everything required to get clients up and running with Dynamics NAV.
announced 9/7/2017 via BNC Analysis

With Us Corp, will acquire Kyodai Seminar Kubojuku Co., Ltd.

synopsis: With Us Corp, an owner and operator of tutoring and preparatory schools in Japan, will acquire Kyodai Seminar Kubojuku Co., Ltd. Kyodai Seminar Kubojuku Co., Ltd. operates and manages private tutoring schools in Japan for elementary and junior high school students. The company has 7 classrooms located in various cities.
announced 9/7/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Flexera, will acquire BDNA Corporation

synopsis: Flexera, the company that’s reimagining how software is bought, sold, managed and secured, announced that it signed an agreement to acquire BDNA. BDNA transforms enterprise asset data by enriching it with market context to vastly simplify integrations, accelerate business transformation and improve decision-making.
closed 9/7/2017 via PR Web

Pendo Software, acquired Insert

synopsis: Pendo, creator of the leading web based Product Experience Platform, has acquired Insert, the first Automated In-App Marketing Platform. Insert offers a broad set of pre-built features and tools for guidance, communication, conversion, acquisition and other engagement practices.
closed 9/7/2017 via PR Web

Intellectsoft LLC, acquired Brighter - Startup Product Teams

synopsis: Intellectsoft has acquired Brighter. Brighter’s experience and excellent track record in building and launching world-class software products will be a valuable addition to the company’s roster. Brighter specializes in helping new software startups build MVPs (minimum viable products), and helping businesses extend their tech teams.
announced 9/7/2017 via BNC Analysis

Elco Ltd., will acquire Globus Max Ltd.

synopsis: Elco won the bidding to buy the bankrupt cinema chain Globus Max. Established in 2007, Globus Max operates a large number of cinemas throughout Israel with a focus on bringing the culture of cinema to all parts of the country.
closed 9/7/2017 via PR Newswire

Hero Digital, acquired Delphic Digital

synopsis: Hero Digital, a customer experience company, announced it has completed the acquisition of Delphic Digital, a three-time Inc. 5000 digital marketing and web design agency. Delphic fuses design, storytelling, and analytics to create effective digital marketing strategies and engaging customer experiences that help their clients grow.
closed 9/7/2017 via PR Newswire

Spiria, acquired Iotopia Solutions

synopsis: Spiria, a custom digital solutions developer, is proud to announce its acquisition of IoT and product solution provider Iotopia Solutions. Ioptopia is a product development and consultancy firm specializing in helping clients build and improve their business through development of software, hardware, and training.
announced 9/7/2017 via finextra.com

Nordic Capital, will acquire MFEX Mutual Funds Exchange AB

synopsis: Nordic Capital, a leader in Nordic private equity investments, will acquire a majority stake in MFEX Mutual Funds Exchange AB. MFEX are independent experts in global automated fund distribution. Banks and other distributors of funds use MFEX to access the world's largest fund range with trading, rebates and fund information from 800 fund companies.
closed 9/7/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Certify, Inc., acquired nuTravel

synopsis: Leading automated travel and entertainment expense management software provider, Certify, announced the acquisition of the corporate online booking technology platform from nuTravel. Since 2002, over 8,000 companies have utilized nuTravel’s online booking technology.
announced 9/7/2017 via Company Press Release

Updater Inc., will acquire Asset Controls, Inc.

synopsis: Updater Inc. will acquire a moving software company in the U.S. named Asset Controls, Inc. (ACI). Founded in 1995 by Joe Bippen and headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, ACI has built the moving and storage industry’s most trusted and widely used inventory and warehouse management software applications.
closed 9/7/2017 via Company Press Release

Warner Music Group, acquired Spinnin' Records B.V.

synopsis: Warner Music Group (WMG) has acquired Spinnin’ Records, one of the world’s leading independent electronic music companies. Headquartered in the Netherlands and founded in 1999, Spinnin’ Records is also home to successful music publishing and artist management divisions.
closed 9/7/2017 via BusinessWire

Vision Critical, acquired Pressly

synopsis: Vision Critical, a provider of customer relationship intelligence software, announced its acquisition of Pressly, a Toronto-based software company with a world-class, enterprise-grade platform for the curation and distribution of content. Pressly operates a mobile publishing platform that helps media companies increase their audience engagement.
*Price paid does not equal Enterprise Value as the buyer aqcuired less than 100% of target
closed 9/1/2017 via BNC Analysis

1MG Technologies Pvt. Ltd., acquired Dawailelo

synopsis: Online drug marketplace 1mg has acquired Varanasi-based healthcare platform Dawailelo. Dawailelo, run by DL Lifecare Pvt. Ltd, helps users connect with medical stores, doctors and pathology labs through its website and app.
buyer: 1MG Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
1mg is an online medicine store in India, which can be accessed for all health needs. With 1mg, users can also book appointments with the best doctors nearby. They are focused towards making healthcare accessible and affordable, and giving plenty of options in terms of medicine substitutes.
target: Dawailelo
Founded in 2013, Dawailelo is a tech-based facilitator in the healthcare space. It helps individuals buy medicines, consult with doctors and get lab tests done. Dawailelo was co-founded by duo Aditya Agrawal (CEO) and Arpit Sarin.
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closed 9/1/2017 via BusinessWire

Brandzooka, acquired AdJelly

synopsis: Brandzooka, a self-service programmatic ad platform, has acquired AdJelly, the ad creation, deployment and measurement platform for Facebook Ads. AdJelly helps business owners increase their ROI on their social ad campaigns through Adjelly's automated campaign optimisation algorithms, machine learning ad designer and simple campaign placement tool.
closed 9/1/2017 via PR Newswire

Michelin North America, acquired Streetwise Maps

synopsis: Michelin North America, a company that designs, manufactures and sells tires for every type of vehicle and also publishes travel guides, hotel and restaurant guides, maps and road atlases, has acquired Streetwise Maps, the largest laminated city-map publisher in the United States.
announced 9/1/2017 via PR Newswire

Mahindra Comviva, will acquire Emagine International

synopsis: Mahindra Comviva, a global leader in mobility solutions, has signed an agreement to acquire the Australia-based Emagine International. Emagine International is a specialist provider of real-time, contextual marketing solutions and managed business intelligence services.
closed 9/1/2017 via PR Newswire

VRP Consulting, acquired CodeSWAT

synopsis: VRP Consulting, a leading provider of Salesforce consulting and digital transformation services, announced its acquisition of Belarus-based Salesforce consultancy, CodeSWAT. CodeSWAT offers a broad range of development and consulting services encompassing all elements of the Salesforce platform.
closed 9/1/2017 via Company Press Release

Discovery Communications, Inc., acquired Metro TV

synopsis: Agora SA has sold the remaining 51.06% of shares in Green Content, the producer of Metro TV, to Discovery Polska, a subsidiary of Discovery Communications. Metro TV is a lifestyle television channel for a wide audience interested in healthy lifestyle and sports, looking for interesting entertainment, accurate information and cultural journalism.
closed 9/1/2017 via Company Press Release

Wolters Kluwer NV, acquired Adsolut

synopsis: Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting announces that it has signed and completed the acquisition of Adsolut, a fast-growing provider of collaborative tax and accounting solutions for tax advisors and their clients in Belgium. The company offers an integrated, modular software suite, that enables online collaboration between accountants and their clients.
closed 9/1/2017 via BNC Analysis

Schibsted Media Group, acquired Eiendomsmeglerguiden

synopsis: The international media group Schibsted buys Eiendomsmeglerguiden.no, a service developed by Mediehuset Dagen. Eiendomsmeglerguiden is a website used to assess real estate agents in Norway. Since its launch in 2013, it has grown to have tens of thousands of users every week.
closed 9/1/2017 via PR Newswire

GP Strategies Corporation, acquired CLS Performance Solutions

synopsis: Global performance improvement solutions provider GP Strategies Corporation announced that it has acquired CLS Performance Solutions Limited. CLS is an independent provider of Enterprise Resource Planning end user adoption and training services in the United Kingdom.
announced 9/1/2017 via Reuters

UFO Digital Cinema, will acquire FastTicket.in

synopsis: UFO Digital Cinema (UFO Moviez), India’s largest digital cinema distribution network, will acquire a 76% majority stake in FastTicket.in, an online marketplace that allows customers to book tickets for movies, events, and amusement parks. FastTicket.in also provides online ticket booking services for travel and mobile phone recharge services.
closed 9/1/2017 via BNC Analysis

Boone Newspapers, Inc., purchased Three Newspapers from Civitas Media, LLC

synopsis: Affiliates of Boone Newspapers have purchased three regional newspapers from Civitas Media of Davidson, North Carolina. The newspapers include the Middlesboro Daily News and Harlan Enterprise in Kentucky, and the Claiborne Progress in Tazewell, Tennessee.
closed 9/1/2017 via Company Press Release

Wooxo SA, acquired Atempo Inc.

synopsis: Wooxo has acquired Atempo from ASG Technologies. Providing Data Protection software solutions for mid-market and large enterprise with a rich backup and archiving solution portfolio, Atempo focuses on delivering efficient and cost effective solutions solving complex environments challenges and securing data for the future.
closed 8/31/2017 via BNC Analysis

FCB/RED, acquired Chute Gerdeman

synopsis: FCB/RED, FCB Chicago’s retail and shopper marketing division, has acquired Chute Gerdeman, a strategic brand and design firm. Chute Gerdeman creates experiences that connect people to brands and deliver true business transformation. With nuanced strategy, dramatic design, and vivid communication, they articulate brand and incite customer purchases.
closed 8/31/2017 via BusinessWire

Lion Equity Partners, acquired Vivabox

synopsis: Lion Equity Partners, through its affiliate Lion Equity Holdings II, LLC, announced that it acquired Vivabox USA from Sodexo Pass USA, Inc., an affiliate of Sodexo Group, S.A. Vivabox is a leading provider of products and services to the sample and subscription box industry. They provide multi-branded marketing opportunities for global companies.
closed 8/31/2017 via Company Press Release

Hearst Newspapers, purchased The Telegraph and Journal-Courier from Civitas Media, LLC

synopsis: Hearst, one of the nation's largest diversified media, information and services companies, announced that it has acquired The Telegraph and Journal-Courier from Civitas Media, LLC. The Telegraph and Journal-Courier are both daily newspapers located in Illinois.
closed 8/31/2017 via PR Web

Integrity Software Systems Ltd, acquired Estimate Software Ltd

synopsis: JDM Technology Group, a group of leading software providers for the architecture, engineering and construction industries, has acquired Estimate Software. Estimate Software provides estimating and takeoff software for the construction industry. Estimate will combine with the resources of Integrity Software Systems, a JDM Technology Group company.
closed 8/31/2017 via BNC Analysis

Rane Group, acquired Telematics4u Services Pvt. Ltd.

synopsis: Rane Group, one of the leading Auto component manufacturers in India, has acquired a 70% stake in Telematics4U Services Pvt. Ltd. (t4u). t4u operates in the space of Internet of Things (IoT) and provides customized analytics-rich solutions to its customers, enabling them to effectively manage their operational processes and assets.
closed 8/31/2017 via GlobeNewswire

ZoomerMedia Ltd., acquired On The Bay Magazine Inc.

synopsis: ZoomerMedia Limited, a Canadian multimedia company, has acquired On The Bay Magazine Inc. On The Bay is a regional lifestyle magazine published quarterly for the 20 towns and villages of Southern Georgian Bay. It is the preeminent magazine publication in the region and has become an authoritative media voice in the area.
closed 8/31/2017 via BusinessWire

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc, acquired Blue Canopy

synopsis: Jacobs, one of the world’s largest and most diverse providers of full-spectrum technical, professional and construction services, has acquired Blue Canopy, a company that specializes in customized cybersecurity, data analytics and application development solutions for Federal government agencies and organizations.
announced 8/31/2017 via Reuters

Galeries Lafayette Group, will acquire La Redoute S.A.

synopsis: Galeries Lafayette, a chain of French luxury department stores, will acquire a 51% stake in La Redoute, a fashion and homeware e-tailer in France. La Redoute has over 7 million unique visitors every month. La Redoute creates, distributes, and delivers not only in France but also abroad.
*Price paid does not equal Enterprise Value as the buyer aqcuired less than 100% of target

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