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closed 5/22/2017 via PR Newswire

International Institute for Learning, acquired Orbital Training and Consulting

synopsis: Global training provider International Institute for Learning, Inc. (IIL) announced that it has acquired Orbital Training and Consulting, a company that provides high-impact corporate learning solutions focusing on Lean Thinking, Six Sigma, business process improvement, Project Management, Agile, PMO and soft skills.
buyer: International Institute for Learning
International Institute for Learning ("IIL") is a global leader in training, consulting, coaching and customized course development, and is proud to be the educational provider of choice for thousands of global companies -- in more than 150 countries and for over 25 years.
target: Orbital Training and Consulting
Orbital provides high-impact corporate learning solutions focusing on Lean Thinking, Six Sigma, business process improvement, Project Management, Agile, PMO and soft skills. Orbital is an accredited/approved center for the Institute for Leadership and Management.
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announced 5/22/2017 via Company Press Release

Wood Mackenzie, will acquire MAKE A/S

synopsis: Verisk Analytics, Inc., a leading data analytics provider, announced it has acquired MAKE, an industry-leading research and advisory business specializing in wind power.
closed 5/22/2017 via PR Newswire

Optima Healthcare Solutions, acquired Hospicesoft

synopsis: Optima Healthcare Solutions, a leading provider of cloud-based software for post-acute care providers, announced that it has acquired Hospicesoft, a supplier of cloud-based software for hospices. Designed exclusively for hospice organizations from the ground up, Hospicesoft offers a complete EMR and billing solution that enhances productivity.
announced 5/22/2017 via BNC Analysis

Evolve Education Group Limited, will purchase 6 Early Childhood Education Centers from Little Wonders Childcare Group

synopsis: Little Wonders Childcare Group New Zealand has entered a contract with Evolve Education Group Limited for the sale of six early childhood education (ECE) centres. The six Little Wonders ECE centres being sold are based in some of the main population hubs of the lower part of the South Island (Dunedin, Oamaru, Timaru & Cromwell).
closed 5/22/2017 via BusinessWire

Software Engineering Professionals, acquired CardBoard

synopsis: Software product design and development company, Software Engineering Professionals (SEP), has acquired CardBoard, a collaborative design and story mapping tool. Their visual outlining tool helps distributed development teams make cohesive journey maps, allowing users to visualize designs, whether together or apart.
announced 5/22/2017 via BNC Analysis

Helmerich & Payne, Inc., will acquire Motive Drilling Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: Helmerich & Payne, Inc. announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire MOTIVE Drilling Technologies, Inc. MOTIVE's proprietary Bit Guidance System is the industry leader in the use of cognitive computing to guide the directional drilling process.
closed 5/22/2017 via BNC Analysis

Ixora Corporate Services Pvt. Ltd., acquired Renowala Online Pvt Ltd

synopsis: Hyderabad-based integrated facility management firm ICS (Ixora Corporate Services Pvt. Ltd) has acquired an undisclosed majority stake in home services startup Renowala. Renowala is an online marketplace that lets customers in India find professionals for home improvement, design, renovation, and maintenance.
closed 5/22/2017 via BusinessWire

mTAB, LLC, acquired Gamma Associates

synopsis: mTAB, a U.S.-based leading provider of survey data analysis and visualization solutions announced an expansion of its global capabilities through the acquisition of Gamma Associates in the U.K. Since 1990, Gamma has been mTAB’s partner in Europe.
closed 5/22/2017 via Market Wire

Advanced Discovery, acquired ALTEP, Inc.

synopsis: Advanced Discovery, a global eDiscovery and litigation support provider, announced the company has acquired Altep, Inc., a leader and innovator in eDiscovery, compliance and cybersecurity.
closed 5/23/2017 via BusinessWire

Hachette Livre SA, acquired IsCool Entertainment

synopsis: Hachette Livre, the world’s third-largest book publisher for the general public and educational markets, has acquired IsCool Entertainment, a passionate, creative and innovative leader in social games for mobile and Facebook. They produce high quality, free-to-play, highly social games for friends to play together and share a fun experience.
closed 5/23/2017 via PR Newswire

Harland Clarke Corp., acquired RetailMeNot

synopsis: Harland Clarke Holdings Corp. ("HCH"), a provider of best-in-class integrated payment solutions and marketing services, announced it has acquired RetailMeNot, Inc., a leading savings destination connecting consumers with retailers, restaurants and brands, both online and in-store.
closed 5/25/2017 via BusinessWire

PlayNetwork merged with TouchTunes Interactive Networks,

synopsis: TouchTunes, the largest in-venue interactive music and entertainment platform in North America and PlayNetwork, the provider of music and branded entertainment media, announced they have merged. The companies will leverage their complementary, best-in-class products and services to accelerate innovation and growth.
closed 5/24/2017 via BusinessWire

Zest Labs, acquired 440labs

synopsis: Ecoark Holdings, Inc., a diversified holding company, announced that it has completed the acquisition of 440labs, a cloud & mobile software developer, to support its subsidiary, Zest Labs, adding to their leadership in supply chain expertise in an all-stock transaction. With this acquisition, 440labs becomes a wholly-owned subsidiary of Zest Labs.
*Price paid does not equal Enterprise Value as the buyer aqcuired less than 100% of target
announced 5/20/2017 via BNC Analysis

HT Media Ltd., will acquire Bridge School of Management

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

Regal Entertainment Group, acquired Warren Theatres

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

Descartes Systems Group Inc., acquired ShipRush

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

Evolve IP, acquired Azzaron, Inc.

synopsis: Evolve IP, The Cloud Services Company™, has acquired Azzaron, a company that provides cloud computing solutions including Desktop as a Service (DaaS), Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) and a secure, compliant file sharing and collaboration service.
closed 5/19/2017 via BNC Analysis

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

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

Link Digital, acquired Bread Digital Ltd.

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

JouleSmart Solutions, acquired NorthWrite, Inc.

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

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

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

MyEG, will acquire Eat Drink KL

synopsis: My EG Services Bhd (MyEG) is buying a 67% stake in the EatDrinkKL digital platform that provides reviews and news on the food and beverage businesses.
closed 5/18/2017 via BusinessWire

Paymentez, LLC, acquired SpeedETab

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

Orange S.A., will acquire Business & Decision

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

Addnode Group AB, acquired Canella IT Solutions AB

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

Aspen University, will acquire United States University

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

Spotify Ltd, acquired Niland SAS

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

symplr, acquired Vistar Technologies

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

Telosa Software, Inc. merged with DonorCommunity,

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

Distil Networks, acquired Are You A Human

synopsis: Distil Networks, the global leader in bot detection and mitigation, announced the acquisition of Are You A Human, experts in analyzing and understanding how real humans interact with the internet. Are You A Human's real time human detection technology and biometric interaction dataset will be integrated into the Distil Bot Defense Platform.
closed 5/18/2017 via PR Newswire

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

synopsis: Euro Media Group (EMG), the European leader in technical services and audiovisual services, announces the acquisition of EBD (Euro Broadcast Development) as a major player in the Italian graphic enrichment and statistics market in the sports world.
closed 5/17/2017 via PR Newswire

Addepar, acquired AltX

synopsis: Addepar, the operating system for our financial world, announced its acquisition of AltX, an intelligence platform for the alternative investments market. AltX's machine learning technology enriches the data that describes alternative investments, and incorporates related reference data, public filings and news.
closed 5/17/2017 via BNC Analysis

Zizzo Group, Inc., acquired Thirsty Boy

synopsis: Zizzo Group Inc., an engagement marketing agency that believes successful engagement marketing lives at the intersection of brand and reaction, has acquired Thirsty Boy. Thirsty Boy is a digital marketing innovation company. They shape experiences that reward users with emotion and interaction. They give brands a life outside of a Google search.
*Price paid does not equal Enterprise Value as the buyer aqcuired less than 100% of target
closed 5/12/2017 via BusinessWire

Motor1.com, acquired Motoring Media Network

synopsis: Motorsport Network’s world-leading automotive website Motor1.com has acquired Motoring Media Network, a content and communications agency that creates and delivers branded content for the automotive industry. Motorsport Network connects hundreds of millions of people who love motorsport and cars.
buyer parent:Motorsport.com
buyer: Motor1.com
Motor1.com delivers the latest news, car reviews, buying guides, pricing, and premium video production in 15 editions in 11 different languages. They focus on all automotive content: cars, sportscars, supercars, sedans, SUVs, motorcycles, auto shows and more.
target: Motoring Media Network
Motoring Media Network is a content and communications agency that creates and delivers branded content for the automotive industry – the only agency of its kind in the country. They are based in Australia.
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closed 5/12/2017 via Company Press Release

SolidCAD, acquired Atlantic CAD Solutions Inc.

synopsis: Cansel/SolidCAD has acquired Atlantic CAD Solutions, a long-standing Autodesk software-based service provider. Atlantic CAD Solutions offers products and services to design, develop, implement and integrate Autodesk solutions for architectural, mechanical, electrical, civil, structural, landscaping, manufacturing and GIS companies across Canada.
closed 5/11/2017 via Market Wire

OPĀQ Networks, acquired Drawbridge Networks

synopsis: OPAQ Networks, a network security company, has acquired Drawbridge Networks, a provider of micro-segmentation solutions, boosting the company's intellectual property, expanding its customer footprint, and enhancing its customers' ability to identify, monitor, and defend against cyberattacks.
closed 5/11/2017 via PR Newswire

RecruitIQ Staffing, acquired General Healthcare Resources, Inc.

synopsis: GHR Acquisition, a Houston-based healthcare firm, has announced the acquisition of General Healthcare Resources ("GHR"), a mid-market healthcare staffing company with offices in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, and Florida.
announced 5/11/2017 via BNC Analysis

Xped Limited, will acquire Jemsoft Pty Ltd

synopsis: Xped, an Internet of Things technology business, has agreed to acquire Jemsoft, a computer vision and machine learning company focusing on the provision of industry leading image and video analysis and machine learning capabilities to enterprise through MonocularAPI and its range of development tools, products, and solutions.
closed 5/11/2017 via PR Newswire

Ackmann & Dickenson, acquired Jester Communications

synopsis: Ackmann & Dickenson, a software development, design, and digital marketing agency, has acquired South Carolina firm Jester Communications, a developer of Mobile Applications and Sales Support Systems designed to increase revenues and reduce expenses of corporations that have either large sales forces or dealer networks.
closed 5/11/2017 via PR Web

Paradigm Tax Group, acquired TurboAppeal

synopsis: Paradigm Tax Group has officially announced the acquisition of TurboAppeal, a Chicago-based, leading technology firm that utilizes big data analytics and proprietary software solutions to help both commercial and residential real estate owners gain insight into their property values and automate the tax appeal process.
closed 5/11/2017 via BNC Analysis

Cochlear Limited, acquired Sycle, LLC

synopsis: Australia-based Cochlear Ltd announced its acquisition of Sycle LLC (Sycle.net), San Francisco, the world’s largest provider of audiology office management software (OMS). In the US, the company’s biggest market, Sycle estimates that it has a 70% market share.
closed 5/11/2017 via Company Press Release

Ranieri, acquired Reflexion Publique

synopsis: Ranieri Public Relations Limited, a consumer technology and lifestyle communications agency, has acquired French technology PR specialist, Reflexion Publique. Reflexion Publique offers a wide range of services including Press Relations, Public Relations, Events, Social Networks, Content Creation and more.
closed 5/11/2017 via Reuters

Alabbar Enterprises, acquired JadoPado Ltd.

synopsis: United Arab Emirates e-commerce and online marketplace website JadoPado has been acquired by Alabbar Enterprises, a technology fund led by Dubai billionaire and Emaar Properties chairman Mohamed Alabbar.
closed 5/11/2017 via BNC Analysis

uZoom, LLC, acquired Creator Republic

synopsis: One-on-one video streaming platform uZoom has acquired Creator Republic. Creator Republic is the place to discover, connect to, and reward independent web content creators. Videos for the people, by the people. Engage the web’s most influential personalities in a global, amateur community Amateur Creators and their fans.
closed 5/11/2017 via BNC Analysis

Invitech Solutions, purchased IT Security Business from NewCo ICT Security Services

synopsis: Invitech Solutions, one of Hungary's largest ICT service providers, has acquired the IT security business of NewCo ICT Security Services, a company based in Hungary that develops and offers IT security software solutions.
closed 5/11/2017 via BNC Analysis

AllTele, acquired Delegate i Umeå AB

synopsis: AllTele expands its IT operation in the corporate segment by acquiring Delegate i Umeå AB. Delegate i Umeå AB provides comprehensive solutions for digital workplaces to small and medium-sized businesses.
announced 5/11/2017 via Company Press Release

Dentsu Aegis Network Ltd., will acquire media.at GmbH

synopsis: Dentsu Aegis Network Ltd., a multinational media and digital marketing communications company, has reached an agreement to acquire a 100% stake in media.at GmbH, an independent full-service media agency that is the largest in Austria, boasting the second largest transaction volume in that country.
announced 5/11/2017 via BNC Analysis

Telenor Group, will acquire 701 Search Pte. Ltd.

synopsis: SINGAPORE Press Holdings (SPH) is selling its entire stake in 701Search Pte Ltd to Norway's leading telecommunications operator Telenor ASA. Besides SPHI, Norway's Schibsted Classified Media AS will also sell its stake to Telenor. 701Search is a digital media company specialising in building & growing online marketplaces in South East Asia.
announced 5/11/2017 via Company Press Release

All About Life Marketing, Inc., will acquire MUSE & Co. Ltd.

synopsis: All About Life Marketing, Inc., operater of one of Japan’s largest sample malls with 1.3 million members, will acquire MUSE & Co. Ltd., a Japanese online fashion sale site catering to young professional women. Using a flash-sales business model, Muse & Co. mostly sells expensive fashion brands to women at deep discounts.
announced 5/11/2017 via PR Web

Hanse Orga International, will acquire Dolphin Enterprise Solutions Corporation

synopsis: Hanse Orga Group, the market leader in financial automation software, announces that is has reached agreement with Dolphin Enterprise Solutions Corporation, a leading provider of process automation and data management solutions for SAP customers, to become part of Hanse Orga Group and jointly deliver leading technology and process solutions.
announced 5/11/2017 via PR Newswire

Nelson Education Ltd, will purchase K-12 Business from McGraw-Hill Ryerson

synopsis: NELSON, Canada's leading educational publisher, announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the kindergarten to grade 12 business holdings of McGraw-Hill Ryerson, the Canadian subsidiary of McGraw-Hill Education that publishes and distributes educational and professional materials in both print and digital formats.
announced 5/11/2017 via Company Press Release

Cisco Systems, Inc., will acquire MindMeld Inc.

synopsis: Cisco announced its intent to acquire MindMeld Inc., a privately held artificial intelligence (AI) company based in San Francisco. MindMeld has pioneered the development of a unique AI platform that enables customers to build intelligent and human-like conversational interfaces for any application or device.
announced 5/11/2017 via PR Newswire

Expedia, Inc., will acquire SilverRail Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: Expedia, Inc., the largest online travel company in the world, is to acquire the majority of SilverRail Technologies, Inc., a mission-driven business that is building the digital infrastructure for the global rail industry.
*Price paid does not equal Enterprise Value as the buyer aqcuired less than 100% of target

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