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closed 3/28/2017 via PR Newswire

Genstar Capital LLC, acquired Bracket Global

synopsis: Genstar Capital, a middle-market private equity firm focused on investments in targeted segments of the healthcare, financial services, software, and industrial technology industries, announced that it has acquired Bracket, a leading scientifically-driven clinical trial technology and specialty services provider, from Parthenon Capital Partners.
buyer: Genstar Capital LLC
Genstar Capital is a San Francisco-based private equity firm that invests in leading middle-market companies. For over 20 years, they have utilized their deep industry knowledge and extensive executive networks to create value at their companies.
target parent: Parthenon Capital Partners
target: Bracket Global
Bracket is a specialty services provider dedicated to helping pharmaceutical sponsors and contract research organizations (CROs) achieve greater certainty and accurate outcomes in their clinical trials.
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closed 3/28/2017 via PR Newswire

Cision AB, acquired Bulletin Intelligence

synopsis: Cision announced that it acquired Bulletin Intelligence, which has written the daily White House News Summary for the Executive Office of the President since 2001, and which also provides custom, expert-curated executive briefings to the CEOs and C-suites of many of the nation's largest businesses.
closed 3/28/2017 via Reuters

Gentrack, acquired Junifer Systems Ltd.

synopsis: Gentrack, a specialist in software for energy utilities, water companies and airports, has acquired Junifer Systems, a leading global provider of Customer Information and billing systems to the utilities industries.
announced 3/28/2017 via PR Newswire

PetroVR will be merged with Palantir Economic Solutions,

synopsis: Palantir Economic Solutions Ltd. ("Palantir") and Caesar Systems LLC, trading as PetroVR, announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Palantir & PetroVR will combine in a stock-for-stock merger transaction. PetroVR & Palantir's PlanningSpace will form the industry leading oil & gas planning software application.
closed 3/28/2017 via PR Newswire

MINDBODY Inc., acquired Lymber Wellness

synopsis: MINDBODY, the leading provider of cloud-based business management software for the wellness services industry, announced the acquisition of Lymber Wellness, creator of the Lymber mobile app that gives users the freedom to experience localized on-demand fitness and wellness and helps them find classes and activities based on their lifestyle.
closed 3/27/2017 via BNC Analysis

FanThreeSixty LLC, acquired StepOne

synopsis: Kansas City-based FanThreeSixty LLC acquired the assets of StepOne Inc., which has patented data analytics software. StepOne's software platform for digital self-service automates the continuous improvement of post-sales customer experiences. The StepOne solution features data intelligence, analytics, automation and an action recommendation engine.
closed 3/27/2017 via PR Newswire

Deloitte LLP, acquired Day1 Solutions

synopsis: Deloitte announced the acquisition of substantially all of the assets of Day1 Solutions Inc., an innovative cloud consulting firm. Commercial, government and higher education enterprises rely on the experts at Day1 Solutions to design, deploy and manage IT cloud infrastructure, services and solutions that support achieving their business goals.
closed 3/27/2017 via PR Newswire

Orion Systems Integrators, acquired Structured Network Solutions

synopsis: Orion announced their acquisition of Structured Network Solutions, Inc. "SNS" strengthens Orion's capabilities in network design, directory authentication services, IT security policy, design strategies and storage solutions and adds strength to Orion's market share in government, non-governmental organizations, and not-for-profits verticals.
closed 3/27/2017 via PR Newswire

HomeAdvisor, Inc., acquired MyBuilder

synopsis: HomeAdvisor, an IAC company and operator of the largest home services marketplaces across the globe, announced that it has acquired MyBuilder, a home services platform connecting homeowners and tradesmen in the United Kingdom. Its platform emphasizes accountability through feedback, allowing homeowners to view a tradesman's entire work history.
closed 3/27/2017 via PR Web

Kerr Consulting, acquired Software Link, Inc.

synopsis: Kerr Consulting, a full-service provider of IT services including accounting and enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions, has acquired Software Link, a business application and consulting company and a Diamond Level Partner with Sage focused on supporting Sage X3, 100, 500, HRMS and Business Works.
closed 3/27/2017 via PR Newswire

Stratacache, Inc., acquired LIFT Retail Marketing Technology, Inc.

synopsis: STRATACACHE, a leading provider of scalable, high-performance digital signage and retail marketing technologies, announced the acquisition of the LIFT Network from Verifone. LIFT is an interactive digital upsell platform at convenience store (C-Store) retailers nationwide. LIFT will roll up to PRN, STRATACACHE'S flagship retail media company.
closed 3/27/2017 via BusinessWire

Software AG, acquired Cumulocity GmbH

synopsis: Software AG announced the acquisition of Cumulocity GmbH (“Cumulocity”), based in Dusseldorf, Germany. Cumulocity develops innovative solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT) offering connectivity for networked digital devices and sensors through a cloud-hosted IoT device management and application enablement platform.
closed 3/27/2017 via BusinessWire

GE Aviation, acquired AirVault

synopsis: GE Aviation announced that it has acquired Critical Technologies, Inc., branded as AirVault®, a privately-owned supplier of cloud-based digital records management. AirVault manages the maintenance records for more than 50% of the North American commercial aircraft fleet for 4,400 aircraft tail numbers and 20% globally.
announced 3/27/2017 via Company Press Release

Cirrus Networks Holdings Limited, will acquire NGage Technology Group Pty Ltd

synopsis: Cirrus Networks Holdings Limited announced that it has agreed to acquire 100% of the share capital of NGage Technology Group Pty Ltd. Founded in 2011, Melbourne-based IT solutions provider NGage delivers tailored hardware, software and managed service solutions.
closed 3/27/2017 via PR Web

Trapp Technology, purchased Medical Cloud Hosting Division from VelocityMSI

synopsis: Phoenix-based Trapp Technology, a provider of IT, Internet, Voice, and cloud hosting solutions, announced its service availability in Pennsylvania through the acquisition of their cloud hosting division of VelocityMSI, a Philadelphia-based IT consulting and solutions company with a client base in medical markets.
announced 3/27/2017 via BNC Analysis

IMImobile Pvt Ltd., will acquire Infracast Ltd.

synopsis: Cloud communications software and services company IMImobile has agreed to acquire Infracast, a Berkshire provider of multi-channel messaging applications and middleware. Infracast builds and delivers strategic mobile customer engagement solutions for enterprise clients.
closed 3/27/2017 via BNC Analysis

Spotify Ltd, acquired MightyTV, Inc

synopsis: Spotify, a music, podcast, and video streaming service, has acquired content recommendation service MightyTV, a startup that is focused on video recommendations, with an app that uses a Tinder-style swipe interface to help guide customers to TV and film choices compatible with their own tastes.
closed 3/27/2017 via Market Wire

Emedia Group, Inc., acquired CompareHotels.Online

synopsis: Emedia Group, Inc. announced that it has acquired CompareHotels.Online, an all-in-one solution that allows customers throughout the world to make online bookings for hotels, flights, and car rentals. CompareHotels.Online lets customers compare deals from hundreds of top travel sites to find the best deals.
announced 3/27/2017 via Company Press Release

InfoPro Digital, will purchase Insight Division from Incisive Media Ltd

synopsis: Incisive Media has sold its Insight division, which includes the Risk.net & Insurance Post brands, to French business-to-business publisher Infopro Digital. The Insight division is a leading provider of professional information services for financial, risk, insurance & financial technology specialists. The deal completes on the 13th of April 2017.
announced 3/26/2017 via BNC Analysis

SkyFund, will acquire Groupon Israel

synopsis: Private equity fund Sky is acquiring control of electronic coupons company Groupon Israel from international company Groupon. Groupon began doing business in Israeli in 2011, when it acquired the Grouper coupons website. Groupon offers a vast mobile and online marketplace where people discover and save on amazing things to do, see, eat and buy.
announced 3/24/2017 via PR Newswire

Financial Media Exchange, will acquire AdviceIQ

synopsis: Financial Media Exchange (“FMeX”) announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the assets of AdviceIQ ("AIQ") from AIQ LLC. The acquisition of AdviceIQ's library of content and access to its network of advisors will significantly enhance FMeX's presence and strengthen its relationships in the wealth management community.
buyer: Financial Media Exchange
Financial Media Exchange is the largest content library built on sales enablement technology and the first Content-As-A-Service company. Their mission is to help financial professionals provide personalized marketing content to their clients in order to enhance client relationships & increase sales.
target: AdviceIQ
AdviceIQ's library of content includes daily articles, advisor rankings, and consumer directory of trusted advisors. Its network of financial advisors writes insightful articles for the public about investing and wealth management.
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closed 3/24/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Mara Social Media, acquired Nimbuzz

synopsis: Mara Social Media, an African multi-channel platform of online and mobile tech innovations that are designed to connect people across emerging markets, announced that it has acquired global platform Nimbuzz. Nimbuzz is a cross-platform mobile calling and messaging app. The app can be installed on computers, mobile phones, smartphones, and tablets.
closed 3/24/2017 via Company Press Release

DKSH Holding Ltd., acquired Innovative Marketing Actions

synopsis: DKSH, the leading Market Expansion Services provider with a focus on Asia, has acquired Innovative Marketing Actions (IMA), a provider of brand activation, field marketing and customer consulting in Vietnam. IMA specializes in brand activation solutions, in-store and outdoor promotions as well as product consulting and event management.
announced 3/24/2017 via Company Press Release

TechniaTranscat AB, will acquire infostrait bv

synopsis: TechniaTranscat, the #1 knowledge company in PLM, announced that they will acquire infostrait, a Dutch PLM and BIM specialist based in Loenen with 18 employees. Infostrait matches TechniaTranscat's strategy to grow by acquiring highly skilled Value-Added Resellers of Dassault Systèmes software in selected geographies.
closed 3/24/2017 via BNC Analysis

Oliver Cookson, acquired LiveLean Nutrition

synopsis: Sports nutrition entrepreneur Oliver Cookson has become a major shareholder of Wythenshawe-based online meat and health foods retailer LiveLean Nutrition. LiveLean Nutrition is a British online food shop that offers and delivers premium meats, fresh fish, superfoods & vitamins.
announced 3/23/2017 via Company Press Release

Imprimerie Nationale SA, will purchase Identity Management Business from Thales SA

synopsis: Imprimerie Nationale Group will acquire Thales's identity management business from Thales SA. Thales's identity management system business designs, develops and deploys identity management solutions encompassing the collection of biographic data from citizens, biometric enrollment, management of identity systems, and more.
closed 3/23/2017 via BNC Analysis

Parera SAS, acquired Geotech Vigis

synopsis: Parera., the French leader in cartography located in the Buconis zone, has purchased Géotech, a Garches company in the Paris region. Géotech specializes in the development of Geographic Information Systems geared towards the electrical, water, street lighting, gas trades.
announced 3/23/2017 via Reuters

Beijing BDStar Navigation Co Ltd, will acquire Rx Networks

synopsis: Beijing BDStar Navigation, a company engaged in the research, development, manufacture, distribution and services of satellite navigation positioning products, is to acquire Rx Networks, a mobile location technology company that develops hybrid positioning and assisted-GPS solutions that unify GPS, GLONASS, cell tower, or Wi-Fi information.
announced 3/23/2017 via PE Hub

Amazon.com, Inc., will acquire Souq.com

synopsis: Amazon.com Inc has agreed in principle to buy Dubai-based internet retailer Souq.com, one of the best-known names in the Middle East’s online shopping market. Souq.com, which sells consumer electronics, fashion, household items and other goods, lays claim on its website to being the largest e-commerce site in the Arab world.
announced 3/23/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Capgemini, will acquire Itelios SAS

synopsis: Capgemini, a global leader in consulting, technology and outsourcing services, announced they have agreed to acquire Itelios, a consulting firm specialized in connected commerce. Itelios will reinforce the Group's digital customer experience portfolio with its expertise in designing and implementing seamless omnichannel solutions.
announced 3/23/2017 via BNC Analysis

1010 Printing Group Limited, will acquire Regent Publishing Services

synopsis: 1010 Printing Group announced that it has entered into a share transfer agreement where it has agreed to acquire 75% of the share capital of Regent Publishing Services from Quarto Publishing. Regent Publishing Services specializes in buying print and book production within the highly competitive markets of Southeast Asia.
announced 3/23/2017 via BNC Analysis

iSentric Sdn. Bhd., will acquire My Play Company Limited

synopsis: iSentric Limited announced that it has executed a term sheet for the proposed acquisition of My Play Company Limited ("My Play"). My Play is a leader in the mobile gaming market in Myanmar. My Play was founded by Mr. Myint Kyaw Thu and Mr. Zaw Ye Myint, and is a game developer and publisher specialising in mobile games development in Myanmar.
closed 3/23/2017 via BNC Analysis

Lyft, acquired Trail Answers

synopsis: Ride-sharing app Lyft has acquired Pune-based startup FinitePaths. FinitePaths built Trail Answers, an app that helped get answers to user questions using social, local and contextual signals
closed 3/23/2017 via PR Newswire

Digital Pharmacist Inc., acquired PocketRx App

synopsis: Digital Pharmacist Inc., a rapidly growing digital health company, announced that it has acquired PocketRx, a mobile app that allows patients to manage their prescriptions. Over three hundred pharmacy brands including multi-store locations use the PocketRx app.
announced 3/23/2017 via BusinessWire

Excelian, will acquire derivIT

synopsis: Luxoft Holding, Inc., a leading provider of software development services and innovative IT solutions, announced that it has entered into a agreement to acquire derivIT, a technology consulting provider focused on providing the best in class service to Capital Markets industry. derivIT will be joining Excelian, Luxoft’s Financial Services division.
closed 3/23/2017 via Company Press Release

Ideagen Plc, acquired PleaseTech

synopsis: Ideagen Plc, the Nottingham-based information management software provider, has announced the acquisition of PleaseTech Ltd. UK-based PleaseTech specialises in the development of software solutions for collaborative authoring and review of corporate documentation.
announced 3/23/2017 via BNC Analysis

Qiwi plc, will acquire Flocktory

synopsis: Qiwi, an electronic payments operator, is acquiring the Russian startup Flocktory, which produces SaaS software for customer management and works with market leaders to optimize the digital customer lifetime value. Both companies are based in Russia.
closed 3/23/2017 via PR Web

Empire Medical Training, Inc., acquired Rx Medical Web, LLC

synopsis: South Florida based Continuing Medical Education company, Empire Medical Training, announcd the acquisition of Rx Medical Web, an internet marketing and website development company. Rx Medical Web was founded in 2008 and has been building websites and creating marketing plans for physicians and other healthcare professionals.
closed 3/23/2017 via PR Newswire

Digilant, acquired Anagram

synopsis: Digilant, a global provider of customized programmatic ad buying solutions and services, announced it has acquired Anagram, a programmatic marketing agency. Anagram was founded in 2015 with the goal of bringing clients a fully transparent approach to programmatic marketing, with a focus on customers taking an insourced operating model.
closed 3/23/2017 via PR Newswire

Fox Rent A Car, acquired JustShareIt

synopsis: Fox Rent-A-Car, the fifth largest car rental company in the US, announced the acquisition of JustShareIt, a cloud-based and mobile friendly peer-to-peer car sharing platform that allows individuals to rent or share cars directly from individual car owners.
*Price paid does not equal Enterprise Value as the buyer aqcuired less than 100% of target
closed 3/17/2017 via BNC Analysis

CPP Group Plc, acquired Blink Innovation Ltd.

synopsis: CPP Group, the AIM-listed credit card protection and insurance assistance business process services provider, is making a very interesting move, acquiring digital insurance software start-up Blink Innovation Ltd. Blink flight interruption insurance tracks, proactively alerts and rebooks flights at no cost if cancelled/delayed.
buyer: CPP Group Plc(AIM:CPP:$91.79)
CPP Group is an AIM-listed credit card protection and insurance assistance business process services provider.
target: Blink Innovation Ltd.
Blink Innovation Ltd. is a digital insurance software start-up that provides real time resolution flight interruption insurance solutions. Blink flight interruption insurance tracks, proactively alerts and rebooks flights at no cost if cancelled/delayed.
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announced 3/17/2017 via Company Press Release

Providence Equity Partners Inc., will purchase Baltic Broadcasting Businesses from Modern Times Group MTG AB

synopsis: Modern Times Group MTG AB, a leading international digital entertainment group, has signed an agreement to sell its free-TV, pay-TV, digital and radio businesses in the Baltic region to Providence Equity Partners, a premier global asset management firm. The businesses are located in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania.
announced 3/17/2017 via Reuters

Comarch SA, will acquire Geopolis

synopsis: Comarch, a global provider of IT business solutions that aim to optimize operational and business processes, is to acquire Geopolis sp. z o.o, a company that specializes in geographic information systems (GIS) and geospatial technologies. Both companies are based in Poland.
closed 3/16/2017 via BNC Analysis

WE Communications, acquired Red Bridge Communications

synopsis: WE Communications has acquired the award-winning Chinese integrated agency, Red Bridge Communications. Founded in 2009, Red Bridge provides both brand marketing and corporate positioning counsel. Red Bridge also specialises in delivering integrated campaigns to target China’s middle class, and working with challenger brands entering the market.
closed 3/16/2017 via BNC Analysis

WE Communications, acquired Watatawa

synopsis: WE Communications announced the acquisition of Singapore-based corporate and financial affairs consultancy, Watatawa. Watatawa was established in 2010 and provides corporate communications, investor relations, financial communications, and issues and crisis management.
closed 3/16/2017 via BNC Analysis

Appodeal Inc., acquired Corona Labs Inc.

synopsis: Appodeal, the only comprehensive solution for mobile app monetization, has acquired Corona Labs, creators of the Corona SDK for building cross-platform games and apps. They are empowering developers to build for iOS, tvOS, Android, Kindle, OS X, Windows Phone 8 and Windows with a single code base.
closed 3/16/2017 via BNC Analysis

Insign Communications, acquired PlayApp SAS

synopsis: Playapp has been sold to Insign. Founded in 2009 by Laurent Michel & Benjamin Naïm, PlayApp is an innovative social media agency that has become referent by mastering three core competencies: social media advisory, brand content production and media campaigns management.
closed 3/16/2017 via Company Press Release

SolidCAD, purchased Autodesk Business Unit from IRISCO du Québec Inc.

synopsis: Cansel announced that it has acquired the Autodesk operations of IRISCO and that it will unite these operations with the existing Cansel/SolidCAD operations. IRISCO, an Autodesk Gold Partner, has been a long-standing Autodesk reseller offering products and services to design, develop and implement IT solutions for manufacturing companies.
closed 3/16/2017 via PR Newswire

NXTKey Corporation, acquired Magnus Management Group, LLC

synopsis: NXTKey Corporation, an "as-a-service" solution provider across cloud, mobile and open source in the federal and commercial markets, announced its acquisition of Magnus Management Group, a consulting services organization focused on information security, and project and operational management, primarily in the cyber security arena.
announced 3/16/2017 via BNC Analysis

Jet, will acquire ModCloth

synopsis: Online fashion retailer ModCloth, known for its vintage-inspired and indie apparel, is on the verge of being acquired by Walmart, by way of its subsidiary, Jet.com.
closed 3/16/2017 via Market Wire

Aprimo, Inc, acquired ADAM Software NV

synopsis: Aprimo, marketing operations pioneer and category leader, announced it has acquired ADAM Software, a leading global provider of enterprise-class Digital Asset Management software solutions. ADAM will integrate directly into Aprimo's platform.
closed 3/16/2017 via BusinessWire

First DataBank, Inc., acquired Polyglot Systems, Inc.

synopsis: First Databank, Inc., the leading provider of drug and medical device knowledge that helps healthcare professionals make precise decisions, announced it has acquired Morrisville, North Carolina-based Polyglot Systems, Inc., creator of the Meducation product line of simplified patient medication instructions.
announced 3/16/2017 via BNC Analysis

BANDAI NAMCO Holdings, Inc., will acquire Daisuki

synopsis: Bandai Namco Holdings announced that they plan to acquire Anime Consortium Japan, which operates the Japanese anime streaming website Daisuki.net. Daisuke provides an official website for distributing Japanese anime to the world, as well as an e-commerce shop that sells a variety of anime products.
closed 3/16/2017 via PR Newswire

Global Experience Specialists, Inc., acquired Poken

synopsis: GES, a global full-service provider for live events, announced the purchase of Poken, a cloud-based event management platform. Poken brings together digital and physical event spaces to drive engagement and gain better insight through real data. The Poken 360° platform offers a seamless ecosystem of technology tools that enhance event engagement.
announced 3/16/2017 via PR Newswire

Grey Group, will acquire Bruketa&Zinic OM

synopsis: WPP, the world's largest communications services group, announced that it has agreed to acquire a majority stake in Bruketa&Zinic OM, one of the Adriatic region's most highly-awarded creative agencies. Following the acquisition, WPP's Grey Zagreb will merge into Bruketa&Zinic to create Bruketa&Zinic&Grey.
announced 3/16/2017 via BusinessWire

First Data Corporation, will acquire Acculynk

synopsis: First Data, a leader in commerce-enabling technology, has entered into an agreement to acquire Acculynk, a leading Atlanta-based technology company that delivers eCommerce solutions for debit card acceptance. Acculynk’s unique debit routing technology allows merchants to process online debit payments through the most cost-effective debit network.
closed 3/16/2017 via PR Newswire

Boomi, acquired ManyWho, Inc.

synopsis: Dell Boomi, the world's leading cloud integration platform, announced it has acquired ManyWho, a unified cloud and low-code development platform. ManyWho simplifies workflow automation and allows businesses and developers to turn business processes into rich software applications to connect employees, customers and core systems.
closed 3/16/2017 via PR Newswire

PhotoFlight Aerial Media, acquired Notadrone.com

synopsis: PhotoFlight Aerial Media,the leading national commercial drone service provider offering state of the art FAA authorized UAV aerial media services, announced it has acquired Stribog Media LLC, operating as www.notadrone.com. Notadrone.com is is a drone operator providing aerial UAV videography and photography for businesses.
closed 3/16/2017 via PR Newswire

PhotoFlight Aerial Media, acquired 500 Feet Drones, LLC

synopsis: PhotoFlight Aerial Media, the leading national commercial drone service provider offering state of the art FAA authorized UAV aerial media services, announced it has acquired 500 Feet Drones, LLC. 500 Feet Drones is a drone aerial media company offering businesses with extraordinary aerial photography.
announced 3/16/2017 via BusinessWire

PVH Corp., will acquire True&Co

synopsis: PVH Corp. announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire True&Co., a direct-to-consumer intimate apparel e-commerce retailer. True&Co. is changing the way women shop online by redesigning the art of bra shopping. It uses a proprietary fit quiz to recommend bras and other intimates that will best fit the responding consumer.
*Price paid does not equal Enterprise Value as the buyer aqcuired less than 100% of target
announced 3/9/2017 via BusinessWire

Telestream, Inc., will acquire IneoQuest Technologies

synopsis: Telestream, a leading provider of digital media tools and workflow solutions, announced its agreement to acquire IneoQuest, the global leader in video quality monitoring and analytics solutions for content distribution across managed and unmanaged networks.
buyer parent:Genstar Capital LLC
buyer: Telestream, Inc.
Telestream provides world-class live and on-demand digital video tools and workflow solutions that allow consumers and businesses to transform video on the desktop and across the enterprise. Telestream products span the entire digital media lifecycle.
target: IneoQuest Technologies
IneoQuest is the global leader in video quality monitoring and analytics solutions for content distribution across managed and unmanaged networks. Their solutions can tell customers if content was prepared correctly, & if it was delivered properly over managed & unmanaged networks to their viewers.
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closed 3/9/2017 via PR Newswire

Rokt, acquired CalReply

synopsis: ROKT, the transaction marketing company, has acquired CalReply, the leader in calendar marketing solutions. CalReply handles calendar marketing for many of the world's biggest brands, including ESPN, FOX, MLB, NASCAR, & UFC, among others. Under terms of the agreement, CalReply becomes an operating unit of ROKT maintaining the strong CalReply brand.
closed 3/9/2017 via BNC Analysis

StradaMarketing S.A., acquired Facett & Création - SAS

synopsis: Marketing group Marketeo, the holding company of the operational marketing agency Strada Marketing, and based in Lyon, bought the service of hostess service Facett & Création. Facett & Création, based in France, is an agency for the provision of personnel, specializing in events, based in Paris and Bordeaux.
announced 3/9/2017 via Company Press Release

AcuityAds Inc., will acquire Visible Measures Corporation

synopsis: AcuityAds Holdings Inc., a technology leader that provides targeted digital media solutions enabling advertisers to connect intelligently with audiences, is pleased to announce that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Visible Measures Corporation, a Boston-based programmatic platform provider for analytics-led video advertising.
closed 3/8/2017 via BNC Analysis

Pineapple PR merged with The Red Republic,

synopsis: Gold Coast PR firm Pineappple PR has announced it has merged with PR and brand experience agency The Red Republic. Some Pineapple PR clients include the Holiday Inn Express, The Marriott and Paradox Coffee Roasters.
closed 3/8/2017 via Company Press Release

Kaiken Entertainment Ltd, purchased Animation Studio and Publishing business from Rovio Entertainment ltd.

synopsis: Kaiken Entertainment, a entertainment company specializing in storytelling through film, apps, streaming video and publishing, has purchased Rovio's TV animation studio in Vancouver and Rovio's book publishing business. The two assets have made a variety of animations and books about Rovio's most well know franchise, Angry Birds.
announced 3/8/2017 via Reuters

Internet Media Services S.A., will acquire Pixel Inspiration

synopsis: Internet Media Services S.A. (IMS), a leader in providing specialized Sensory Marketing services in Poland, is acquiring Pixel Inspiration, the UK’s leading implementer of digital signage and out of home media solutions.
announced 3/8/2017 via Reuters

Print The Future, will acquire Kabuni Ltd

synopsis: Print the Future, a company whose platform enables community members to design, 3D print, recycle & make a positive impact across the globe, is acquiring the operating units of Kabuni, a community-driven marketplace for home designers, local makers, and design lovers, where every purchase makes an impact.
closed 3/8/2017 via BNC Analysis

The Q Kapital Group Corp., acquired DontMissMortgage.com

synopsis: Miami-based commercial and residential mortgage lender specializing in financing for foreign nationals, The Q Kapital Group Corp., has acquired the online mortgage content network, DontMissMortgage.com. The website features a variety of digital content that serve as an educational resource for those in the mortgage and real estate industry.
announced 3/8/2017 via BNC Analysis

Google Inc., will acquire Kaggle

synopsis: Google is acquiring Kaggle, a platform that hosts data science and machine learning competitions. The platform allows companies, researchers, government and other organizations to post their modeling problems and have data professionals and researchers compete to produce the best solutions.
closed 3/8/2017 via BNC Analysis

Pinterest, acquired Jelly Industries, Inc.

synopsis: Pinterest has acquired Jelly, the startup co-founded by Twitter co-founder Biz Stone and Ben Finkel in 2014 as a “human-powered search engine” — essentially an app that let people ask questions and get crowdsourced replies from their friends and friends of friends.
announced 3/8/2017 via GlobeNewswire

KEYW Corporation, will acquire Sotera Defense Solutions, Inc.

synopsis: The KeyW Holding Corporation announced that its wholly-owned operating company, The KeyW Corporation, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Sotera Defense Solutions (Sotera) in an all-cash transaction. Sotera is an agile, national security tech company that delivers innovative solutions & services for the defense & intelligence communities.
announced 3/8/2017 via BNC Analysis

3G Productions, Inc., will acquire Beachsound, Inc.

synopsis: 3G Productions, Inc., a Las Vegas-based event production company, will acquire the assets of Beachsound, a full-service production company with one of the most extensive inventories of equipment in the region. It supplies high-end technical support for all facets of the entertainment and corporate event industries.
closed 3/8/2017 via PR Newswire

BumpClick LLC, acquired ViralNova

synopsis: BumpClick finalized the acquisition of all ViralNova assets, including the flagship property www.viralnova.com. Viralnova.com is the leading site for trending stories on the web.
announced 3/8/2017 via BNC Analysis

Denverite will be merged with Spirited Media, Inc.,

synopsis: Spirited Media, a company committed to finding a new editorial and business model for local journalism and runs the Billy Penn website in Philadelphia and the Incline in Pittsburgh, is merging with the firm that owns Denverite, a similar, all-local news site in Colorado that is aimed at millennials.
closed 3/8/2017 via Company Press Release

Gimmal LLC, acquired RecordLion, Inc.

synopsis: Gimmal LLC, the market leader in information governance and compliance software for SharePoint, and content services for SAP, announced the acquisition of RecordLion, Inc., an information governance and records management software company headquartered in St. Louis, MO.
closed 3/8/2017 via Company Press Release

Haspa Next GmbH, acquired Heute in Hamburg

synopsis: The popular mobile leisure guide HEUTE IN HAMBURG (HiH) has been acquired by Haspa Next GmbH, the innovation laboratory of the Haspa Group. The HiH team will be taken over and will develop a new mobile service with the digital specialists of Haspa Next.
closed 3/8/2017 via BNC Analysis

Kaplan, Inc., acquired Red Marker

synopsis: Kaplan, a premier provider of educational services for individuals, schools, and businesses worldwide, has acquired Red Marker, a company that is pioneering the application of machine learning and artificial intelligence to the world of regulatory compliance. Its Artemis system is already being used in Westpac Banking Corp.
closed 3/8/2017 via BNC Analysis

Ivanhoe Pictures merged with Sidney Kimmel Entertainment,

synopsis: Sidney Kimmel Entertainment, the Hollywood-based independent film finance and production company, and Ivanhoe Pictures, a Hong Kong-based motion picture and television financing and production entity that develops, produces, and acquires content for a global audience, have merged to form SK Global.
closed 3/8/2017 via PE Hub

BLR, acquired Navis Learning

synopsis: BLR®, a business unit of Simplify Compliance, has acquired Navis Learning, a provider of award-winning custom learning and development solutions. Navis Learning brings a complete range of custom learning solutions to the acquisition, complementing the breadth of content offered through BLR’s existing TrainingToday platform.
*Price paid does not equal Enterprise Value as the buyer aqcuired less than 100% of target

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