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closed 7/21/2017 via PE Hub

Graphite Capital, acquired Random42 Limited

synopsis: Graphite Capital, a leading mid-market private equity firm, has acquired Random42, one of the largest global medical animation producers, from Vespa Capital. Medical animation provides a graphic representation of disease mechanisms and the ways in which medical and pharmaceutical products interact with the human body.
buyer: Graphite Capital
Graphite is a specialist provider of private equity finance to mid-market companies in the UK. Graphite focuses on management buy-outs and also invests in replacement capital, expansion finance and turnaround opportunities. It backs companies with enterprise values of £25 million to £200 million.
target parent: Vespa Capital
target: Random42 Limited
Random42 provides high-quality medical animation and digital media services to the healthcare and pharmaceutical industry. It has expertise in 2D and 3D animation, Virtual and Augmented Reality production, interactive services and mobile application development.
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closed 7/21/2017 via PR Newswire

Persistent Systems Ltd., acquired PARX

synopsis: Persistent Systems, a global company specializing in software product and technology services, has announced the acquisition of PARX, a Salesforce Certified Platinum Partner in the DACH market of Germany, Austria and Switzerland that focuses on its customers' business models, strategic and operational objectives.
announced 7/21/2017 via PR Newswire

Entravision Communications Corporation, will purchase KMIR-TV and KPSE-LD from OTA Broadcasting LLC

synopsis: Entravision Communications Corporation, a diversified media company serving Latino audiences and communities, announced that it has entered into an agreement with OTA Broadcasting (PSP), LLC to acquire Stations KMIR-TV, the NBC affiliate, and KPSE-LD, the MyNetworkTV affiliate, serving Palm Springs, California.
closed 7/21/2017 via PR Newswire

Berrett-Koehler Publishers, purchased Management Concepts Press from Management Concepts, Inc.

synopsis: Management Concepts has sold its publishing division, Management Concepts Press, to Berrett-Koehler Publishers, an Oakland-based publisher of progressive books on current affairs, personal growth, and business and management. The Management Concepts Press catalog of over 125 titles features work by highly regarded experts on a variety of topics.
closed 7/21/2017 via PR Newswire

Needles merged with TrialWorks,

synopsis: TrialWorks, a company that develops, manufactures, markets and distributes TrialWorksTM software for the legal profession, has merged with Needles, a company that has been developing and supporting the Needles software product specifically for the legal community for more than 30 years.
closed 7/21/2017 via PR Newswire

Premier Oilfield Laboratories, LLC, acquired NSI Technologies, LLC

synopsis: Premier Oilfield Laboratories, a multidisciplinary engineering and geological consulting company, has acquired NSI Technologies, LLC. NSI is a leading petroleum industry software and consulting firm specializing in one thing – the design, optimization, and execution of hydraulic fracturing treatments for operators worldwide.
closed 7/21/2017 via BusinessWire

Consulting4CRM merged with AEC360,

synopsis: AEC360, a comprehensive business development solution for architects, engineers and construction companies, has merged with Consulting4CRM, a Microsoft Dynamics CRM Consulting and Custom Development practice.
closed 7/20/2017 via BusinessWire

Garmin Ltd., acquired Alphamantis Technologies Inc

synopsis: Garmin Ltd. announced that it has acquired Alphamantis Technologies Inc., a privately held designer of aerodynamics testing and measurement technology for the cycling industry.
announced 7/20/2017 via Market Wire

First Harvest Corp., will acquire SportXction

synopsis: First Harvest Corp., a technology, media and mobile gaming platform with a focus on the cannabis industry, has entered into an agreement to acquire SportXction. The SportXction System is a proprietary, real-time, interactive software system which allows a user to make play-by-play wagers on a sporting event while the event is in progress.
closed 7/20/2017 via PR Newswire

Weld North LLC, acquired Teaching Channel, Inc.

synopsis: Teaching Channel, a California non-profit organization and the premier video-based online professional learning company, announced that its operations and assets have been acquired by its management team and employees, completing its transition to a for-profit company. Investors included Weld North and members of the management team.
closed 7/20/2017 via BNC Analysis

Acosta, Inc., acquired ActionLink, LLC

synopsis: The Jacksonville-based consumer packaged goods marketing agency Acosta has acquired ActionLink, a relatively large-scale strategic marketing and sales solutions company focused on consumer electronics.
announced 7/20/2017 via Company Press Release

WABCO, will acquire AssetTrackr Pvt. Ltd.

synopsis: WABCO announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire AssetTrackr, a start-up Fleet Management System (FMS) provider. Based in Bangalore, AssetTrackr is differentiated through advanced cloud-based FMS technologies. AssetTrackr's GPS tracking software allows users to efficiently manage their fleet and monitor driver activities.
closed 7/20/2017 via BNC Analysis

Mobilethink and Tweakker, acquired Mobilethink and Tweakker

synopsis: A new era began at Mobilethink and Tweakker in Denmark following a management buyout from Spirent Communications by Pierre Hagendorf, previously general manager of the two businesses. Mobilethink and Tweakker help operators to better manage the growing complexities associated with feature phones, smartphones and any other connected mobile device.
closed 7/20/2017 via BNC Analysis

Freshworks Inc., acquired Joe Hukum

synopsis: Freshworks, a provider of cloud-based business software that help teams better communicate with their customers and co-workers, has acquired Joe Hukum. Joe Hukum provides a SaaS automated chat solution that allows businesses to make their communication automated and intelligent. Their solution can be deployed in websites and apps.
closed 7/20/2017 via PR Newswire

CenterWatch, Inc., acquired FDAnews inc.

synopsis: WIRB-Copernicus Group, the world's leading provider of solutions to measurably improve the quality and efficiency of clinical research, announced that it has acquired FDAnews, which provides global regulatory information for executives in the clinical research, biopharmaceutical and medical device industries.
closed 7/20/2017 via PR Newswire

Park Place Technologies, acquired Performance Data

synopsis: Park Place Technologies, a global IT service provider for hardware maintenance and systems integration services, announced it has completed the acquisition of Performance Data, a global IT service provider headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware with offices in Singapore and Malaysia.
closed 7/20/2017 via BNC Analysis

Rakuten Viber, acquired ShopChat

synopsis: Rakuten Viber, a leading messaging, voice and video service that lets everyone in the world connect, has acquired ShopChat. ShopChat is an iOS app that replaces the device’s default keyboard app. Through the keyboard users to have direct access to shopping inventory from major retailers and can search for and share products with friends.
closed 7/20/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Internet Brands, Inc., acquired DentalPlans.com

synopsis: DentalPlans.com, a leading dental and health savings online marketplace, has been acquired by Internet Brands, a fully integrated online media and software services organization focused on four high-value vertical categories: Automotive, Health, Legal and Home / Travel.
closed 7/20/2017 via PR Newswire

Concentrix Corporation, acquired Tigerspike

synopsis: Concentrix Corporation, a leading business services company, will acquire Tigerspike, a global digital products company specializing in strategy, experience design, development and systems integration. They deliver business value, creating products that are differentiated by the experience, the technology and the data derived from both.
announced 7/19/2017 via Company Press Release

Ergon Capital Partners, will acquire Keesing Media Group B.V.

synopsis: Ergon Capital Partners, a mid-market investment company, will acquire Keesing Media Group from Telegraaf Media Groep, one of the largest media companies in the Netherlands. Keesing Media Group is one of the biggest publishers of puzzle magazines in Europe. They have a print run of 86 million puzzle magazines on an annual basis.
*Price paid does not equal Enterprise Value as the buyer aqcuired less than 100% of target
closed 7/14/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Warner Music Group, acquired Songkick

synopsis: Warner Music Group (WMG), an American multinational entertainment and record label conglomerate, has acquired selected assets from Songkick, the award-winning live music platform that attracts 15 million fans a month. The deal includes Songkick's concert discovery app and website as well as the Songkick trademark.
buyer parent:Access Industries
buyer: Warner Music Group
Warner Music Group is home to a collection of the best-known record labels in the music industry including Asylum, Atlantic, East West, Elektra, Fueled By Ramen, Nonesuch, Reprise, Rhino, Roadrunner, Rykodisc, Sire, Warner Bros. and Word, as well as Warner/Chappell Music.
target: Songkick
Songkick has been the trusted home for live music since 2007. Right now, more than 15 million music fans across the globe use Songkick to track their favorite artists, discover new concerts and buy fairly priced tickets under one roof.
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announced 7/14/2017 via Company Press Release

Altice N.V., will acquire Media Capital S.G.P.S.

synopsis: Altice N.V. announces that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Promotora de Informaciones, S.A (“Prisa”) to acquire Prisa’s 94.7% stake in Media Capital SGPS, SA (“Media Capital”). Media Capital is a leading Portuguese media group with audience leadership positions in both TV and radio.
closed 7/14/2017 via PR Newswire

Stagwell Group, purchased TV Pilot Testing Assets from The Nielsen Company, Inc.

synopsis: The Stagwell Group, a registered investment advisory company, announced its acquisition of certain assets from Nielsen related to television pilot products and services, including pilot testing services and the promotional testing and consumer tracking of those pilots.
closed 7/14/2017 via BNC Analysis

Eatigo, acquired Ressy Technology Pvt Ltd

synopsis: TripAdvisor-backed restaurant reservation app Eatigo has entered the Indian market with the acquisition of Ressy, an app that provides last-minute deals and discounts at restaurants.
announced 7/14/2017 via Company Press Release

Tamedia AG, will acquire Neo Advertising SA

synopsis: Tamedia is planning to acquire a majority stake in Neo Advertising. Neo Advertising is one of Switzerland’s leading companies in the area of so-called out-of-home advertising. The company operates and markets around 12,000 digital and analogue outdoor advertising spaces both in German-speaking and French-speaking Switzerland.
closed 7/14/2017 via Company Press Release

Hub International Limited, acquired MillsonJames, LLC

synopsis: Hub International Limited, a leading global insurance brokerage, announced that it has acquired the assets of MillsonJames LLC. Based in Winter Park, Florida, MillsonJames specializes in human resources technology consulting services, advising brokers and employers on HR and benefits technology.
closed 7/14/2017 via BNC Analysis

Uber Technologies, Inc., acquired Complex Polygon, Inc.

synopsis: Uber has acqui-hired Swipe Labs (Complex Polygon), the social product studio run by Marwan Roushdy. Complex Polygon designs, builds and launches mobile applications with the purpose of bringing people closer together. Complex Polygon has built four apps for sharing photos, videos and group texts.
closed 7/14/2017 via PE Hub

PRO EM Party & Event Rentals, acquired Universal Resource Supply, LLC

synopsis: PRO EM Party & Event Rentals, a single, one-stop source for events of any size, has acquired Universal Resource Supply, LLC (URS), a nationwide event rental company specializing in major event planning and execution. From movie premieres, festivals, corporate parties and sporting events, and backyard barbeques, URS has served all types of events.
closed 7/13/2017 via PR Web

Paster Training, Inc., acquired Instruis Publishing Company, Inc.

synopsis: Instruis Publishing Company is excited to announce the acquisition of Instruis Publishing Company (IPC) by the new CEO Tara Paster. IPC is a publisher specializing in training for the food and alcohol industries. Tara Paster is the president and owner of Paster Training, a food and beverage training company.
closed 7/13/2017 via Company Press Release

Big Mobile, acquired Made Media Limited (NZ)

synopsis: Big Mobile, APAC's leading independent mobile ad tech company, has acquired Made Media, a New Zealand Mobile Display Advertising company that helps brands & organisations target and reach their audience. Made Media combine their extensive media experience and digital expertise with the most transparent and detailed display inventory in the country.
closed 7/13/2017 via BNC Analysis

Arrowgrass Capital Partners LLP, acquired Lendico

synopsis: Rocket Internet has sold its majority stake in German startup Lendico to Arrowgrass. Lendico is a German p2p lending marketplace. Arrowgrass, a UK hedge fund, was among the investors in Lendico’s 2015 round.
closed 7/13/2017 via BNC Analysis

Paytm, acquired Insider.in

synopsis: Paytm, India's biggest digital payments startup, has acquired a majority stake in Insider.in, an online ticketing and events platform. Insider.in is curated lifestyle platform that lets users discover and buy the best in events, travel and food in India.
announced 7/13/2017 via PR Newswire

accesso Technology Group, plc., will acquire The Experience Engine

synopsis: accesso Technology Group plc, the premier technology solutions provider to leisure, entertainment and cultural markets, plans to acquire The Experience Engine™ (TE2), the leader in experience-driven, personalized advertisement and content delivery for connected consumers.
announced 7/13/2017 via PR Newswire

IMS Internet Media Services, will acquire Httpool

synopsis: IMS Internet Media Services (IMS), a subsidiary of Sony Pictures Television Networks and one of the largest digital ad sales and media buying companies in Latin America, announced it has reached an agreement to acquire a majority stake in Httpool, an international cross channel ad network with a presence in Central and Eastern Europe and Asia.
closed 7/13/2017 via BusinessWire

Resolver, Inc., acquired Global AlertLink

synopsis: Resolver, a provider of incident management software that supports the response and recovery process of unplanned events, has acquired Global AlertLink. Global AlertLink's solution integrates planning tools, incident management, emergency notification and risk management in one application.Their solution helps organizations save money and time.
closed 7/13/2017 via Yahoo, Inc.

NeoCloud, purchased Cloud Service Business from Business Intelligence 101, Inc.

synopsis: NeoCloud announced that it has acquired the cloud services business of Business Intelligence 101 (Bi101). Bi101's customers will now have access to NeoCloud's comprehensive suite of solution offerings that include identity management, servers, voice solutions, data migration, email, security, website hosting and more.
closed 7/13/2017 via PR Newswire

ST Acquisition Holdings, LLC, acquired The Chicago Sun-Times

synopsis: ST Acquisition Holdings, LLC, a group organized by the Chicago Federation of Labor (CFL) and Edwin Eisendrath, announced the finalization of its acquisition of the Wrapports, LLC properties of the Chicago Sun-Times, Chicago Reader and the straightdope.com website.
closed 7/13/2017 via BNC Analysis

Oildex, purchased Financial Data Exchange Products from PDS Energy Information, Inc.

synopsis: Oildex, a service of Transzap, Inc., announced it has acquired the financial and accounting data exchange products and services of PDS Energy Information, Inc. This includes PDS's Owner Relations products and services, creates the #1 digital data exchange platform and network in the oil and gas industry.
closed 7/13/2017 via BusinessWire

Genoa Healthcare, acquired Medication Management Systems, Inc.

synopsis: The nation’s leading behavioral health pharmacy and telepsychiatry company, Genoa, a QoL Healthcare Company, announced the acquisition of Medication Management Systems, Inc., a Minneapolis-based provider of comprehensive medication therapy management services and technology for complex high-risk patients.
closed 7/13/2017 via PR Newswire

ST Acquisition Holdings, LLC, acquired AnswersMedia Inc.

synopsis: ST Acquisition Holdings, LLC, a group organized by the Chicago Federation of Labor (CFL) and Edwin Eisendrath, has acquired AnswersMedia, a fully integrated production studio specializing in creative content for broadcast and the web. Both companies are based in Chicago.
*Price paid does not equal Enterprise Value as the buyer aqcuired less than 100% of target
closed 7/5/2017 via BusinessWire

DXC Eclipse, acquired Tribridge, Inc.

synopsis: DXC Technology, the world’s leading independent, end-to-end IT services company, announced that it has acquired Tribridge, one of the largest independent integrators of Microsoft Dynamics 365. The combination of Tribridge with the existing DXC Eclipse business solidifies DXC’s position as a leading global systems integrator for Microsoft Dynamics.
buyer parent:DXC Technology Company
buyer: DXC Eclipse
DXC Eclipse is a leading global Microsoft Gold Partner delivering Microsoft Dynamics 365, ERP, CRM, business process, analytics, and collaboration solutions on premise and in the cloud. DXC Eclipse has helped over 1,700 customers achieve successful digital transformation projects using Microsoft.
target: Tribridge, Inc.
Tribridge is one of the largest independent integrators of Microsoft Dynamics 365. Tribridge offers mid-market and enterprise customers software services and cloud solutions in the areas of finance and operations, customer engagement and human capital management.
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closed 7/5/2017 via PR Newswire

Convergint Technologies LLC, acquired SigNet Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: Convergint Technologies, a worldwide leader in service-based systems integration, announced the acquisition of SigNet Technologies. Headquartered in Beltsville, Md., and with an additional office in Cary, N.C., SigNet Technologies is a full-service security systems integrator focused on the enterprise physical security needs of its clients.
announced 7/5/2017 via Company Press Release

Catena Media, will acquire Bettingpro.com

synopsis: Catena Media has agreed to acquire Bettingpro.com and its related affiliate assets. Bettingpro.com is a highly-regarded publisher of sports news, tips and betting advice across a number of different verticals, with a focus on acquiring leads for regulated UK and Australian iGaming partners.
closed 7/5/2017 via BusinessWire

H.I.G. Europe, acquired Santa Lucia Pharma Apps

synopsis: H.I.G. Europe, the European arm of global private equity firm H.I.G. Capital, announced the acquisition of a control stake in Santa Lucia Pharma Apps, one of the leading Italian providers of advanced services to hospitals, offering integrated turn-key solutions to hospitals for the traceability and management of unit dose drugs and medical devices.
closed 7/5/2017 via PR Newswire

CSRA Inc, acquired NES Associates

synopsis: CSRA Inc. announced it has completed the acquisition of NES Associates, a well-respected federal IT service provider. NES provides specialized expertise in enterprise networking, cybersecurity, infrastructure, and application architecture as well as implementation services to customers in the military and other federal agencies.
closed 7/5/2017 via BNC Analysis

Schneider Electric SE, acquired nxtControl GmbH

synopsis: Tecnet equity and eQventure sell deep-tech company nxtControl from to Schneider Electric. The deep-tech company nxtControl, founded in 2007, is a globally recognized software specialist for industrial 4.0 and IIoT (Industrial Internet of Things) applications.
closed 7/5/2017 via BusinessWire

CM Telecom, acquired Docdata Payments

synopsis: CM, the Netherlands-based mobile service provider, has acquired Docdata Payments from Ingram Micro, a provider of a full spectrum of global technology and supply chain services. Docdata Payments is an international Payment Service Provider for companies and organisations seeking omnichannel payment solutions.
announced 7/5/2017 via PR Newswire

Havas Health & You, will acquire SO What Global

synopsis: Havas Group is boosting its global capabilities in healthcare and wellness with the acquisition of SO What Global, which will join the Havas Health & You business unit as Havas SO. The brand's two complementary agencies, SO Healthy and SO Active offers a full spectrum of science- and consumer-focused communication skill sets for global clients.
closed 7/5/2017 via BusinessWire

Evertec, Inc., acquired PayGroup

synopsis: Evertec, Inc. announced that the company completed the acquisition of EFT Group S.A., commercially known as PayGroup. Based out of Chile, PayGroup offers payment processing and software services targeted primarily to financial institutions throughout Latin America.
closed 7/5/2017 via BNC Analysis

Rubie’s Costume Company, acquired Buyseasons, Inc.

synopsis: New Berlin online costume retailer BuySeasons Inc. has been acquired by Rubie's Costume Co. BuySeasons has grown into being the leading online retailer of costumes, accessories, party supplies, and party décor.
closed 7/5/2017 via BNC Analysis

Steven Malkowich, acquired Antelope Valley Press

synopsis: The Antelope Valley Press — which serves the greater Antelope Valley — has been sold to a new owner. The paper, also known to local readers as the Valley Press, had been a family-owned business since 1915. It will now be run by a new entity called Antelope Valley Press Inc., led by Canadian newspaper executive Steven Malkowich.
closed 7/5/2017 via BNC Analysis

Udenna Corporation, acquired Enderun Colleges, Inc.

synopsis: Udenna Corporation, the holding company of businessman Dennis Uy, fully acquired Enderun Colleges, a private education institution in the Philippines. Enderun is a four-year undergraduate college that offers a full range of bachelor’s degree and non-degree courses in the fields of international hospitality management and business administration.
closed 7/5/2017 via BNC Analysis

Byju's, acquired TutorVista

synopsis: Bangalore-based ed-tech startup Byju’s has acquired online education company TutorVista Global Pvt. Ltd from British media and publishing group Pearson Plc. The deal also includes Edurite Technologies Pvt. Ltd, a provider of technology solutions to the education sector that TutorVista acquired in 2007.
closed 7/5/2017 via BNC Analysis

Appalachian Newspapers Inc., purchased Eastern Kentucky Newspapers from Civitas Media, LLC

synopsis: Appalachian Newspapers Inc., a unit of Alabama-based Lancaster Management Inc., acquired a group of newspapers in eastern Kentucky from Civitas Media. The publications include the Prestonsburg (KY) Floyd County Times, East Kentucky Shopper, Hazard (KY) Herald, Shopper Stopper and related digital platforms.
closed 7/5/2017 via BNC Analysis

Codemakers Limited, acquired Studio East

synopsis: Codemakers, a UK digital consultancy that builds, delivers and markets bespoke products for mobile and web, has acquired Studio East, a design & brand development studio. Studio East's branding services include strategy, naming, visual identity, art direction, and packaging. They also provide web and app design, and web development services.
closed 7/5/2017 via PR Newswire

MenaITech, acquired SOURCEitHR

synopsis: MenaITech, the largest human resource management software company in the Arab region, announced the acquisition of SOURCEitHR, a company specializing in HR outsourcing and consulting for corporations and institutions. Both companies are based in Jordan.
closed 7/5/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Mercury Systems, Inc., acquired Richland Technologies, LLC

synopsis: Mercury Systems, Inc., a leading commercial provider of secure sensor and mission processing subsystems, has acquired Richland Technologies, LLC, a leading provider of safety-critical and high integrity software and hardware development and certification for aerospace, defense, automotive, medical and industrial environments.
closed 7/5/2017 via AP - Associated Press

GLI Group, acquired NMi Gaming

synopsis: The GLI Group has acquired NMi Metrology & Gaming Ltd. and related gaming assets (“NMi Gaming”) from NMi Certin, B.V. and related parties. NMi Gaming has more than 40 years of experience in the gaming industry and offers a full range of compliance testing and auditing services in its markets.
closed 7/5/2017 via BNC Analysis

Scientific Games Corporation, acquired Lapis Software Associates

synopsis: Scientific Games, a leading developer of technology-based products and services and associated content for worldwide gaming, lottery and interactive markets, has completed the acquisition of Lapis Software Associates, a company that provides the global lottery industry with a wide range of information technology products and services.
closed 7/5/2017 via Market Wire

VistaVu Solutions, purchased SAP Business ByDesign from FMT Consultants

synopsis: VistaVu Solutions is pleased to announce that they have acquired the SAP Business ByDesign practice of FMT Consultants, a seasoned provider of integrated business solutions and information technology services throughout the US and Canada. SAP Business ByDesign is a cloud-based, global, mid-market solution for easier business operations.
closed 7/1/2017 via PR Newswire

Roskill Information Services, acquired Heinz H. Pariser Alloy Metals and Steel Market Research

synopsis: The Roskill group is pleased to announce that as of July 1st 2017, it has acquired the business of Heinz H. Pariser Alloy Metals and Steel Market Research, with the new business to be known as Roskill Pariser. Heinz Pariser has been a long-standing source of information in the stainless steel, special steel and related raw material industries.
buyer: Roskill Information Services
Roskill has been a leader in international metals and minerals research since starting life as one of the UK’s first management consultancies in 1930. Since the first Roskill Reports were published in 1970, their list of publications has grown to over 40 market reports, databooks and newsletters.
target: Heinz H. Pariser Alloy Metals and Steel Market Research
Heinz H. Pariser Alloy Metals and Steel Market Research has been a long-standing source of information in the stainless steel, special steel and related raw material industries. Pariser is the leading source of information on market trends & forecasts, end-use statistics, & in-depth consulting work.
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closed 7/1/2017 via Company Press Release

GUS Group AG & Co KG, acquired AJ Blomesystem GmbH

synopsis: Effective July 1, 2017, Analytik Jena AG is selling all of its shares in AJ Blomesystem GmbH to the GUS Group. The sale of the previously wholly owned subsidiary and provider of comprehensive laboratory software management and information systems (LIMS) results from the strategic orientation of Analytik Jena AG.
closed 7/1/2017 via Company Press Release

Brill, acquired Sense Publishers

synopsis: Koninklijke Brill N.V., the international scholarly publisher, has acquired all shares of Sense Publishers B.V. (Dordrecht, NL) effective 1 July 2017 upon completion of satisfactory due diligence. With this agreement, Brill acquires an international English language publication list in Educational Research and related fields.
closed 6/30/2017 via Company Press Release

Keyware Technologies NV, acquired Magellan SAS

synopsis: Keyware has fully acquired French tech company Magellan SAS. The payment specialist already owned 40 percent of the shares, but is announcing that it also acquires the remaining 60 percent. Magellan SAS offers innovative solutions for electronic transaction management and to facilitate electronic payments.
closed 6/30/2017 via Company Press Release

Körber Logistics Systems GmbH, acquired DMLogic, LLC

synopsis: Körber Logistics concluded the acquisition of DMLogic, a specialized supplier of logistics software products, with its headquarters in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. With its software solutions, DMLogic supports customers in designing their warehouse management more efficiently and productively.
closed 6/30/2017 via BusinessWire

BridgeTower Media, acquired SC Business Publications, LLC

synopsis: BridgeTower Media, a leading provider of local and regional business information, events and marketing services, announced the acquisition of South Carolina Business Publications, better known as SC Biz News. SC Biz is the primary source of business information for South Carolina, publishing titles in Charleston, Columbia and Greenville.
closed 6/30/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Marias Technology, Inc., acquired Marias Technology, Inc.

synopsis: Marias Technology, a provider of information technology services to the insurance industry, has been acquired by its senior management team. Marias Technology is dedicated to providing insurance technology results to its customers, offering software testing, project management, integrations, implementation, hosting services, and more.
closed 6/30/2017 via BusinessWire

Dex Media, Inc., acquired YP Holdings LLC

synopsis: Dex Media, Inc. announced that it has acquired YP Holdings, a leading marketing solutions and search platform provider and publisher of the Real Yellow Pages® and YP.com. The combined company, to be called DexYP, provides local business automation software and digital and print marketing products.
closed 6/30/2017 via BusinessWire

Ingram Content Group, Inc., acquired NBN International

synopsis: Ingram Content Group, a US based service provider to the book publishing industry, has acquired Book Network Int’l Limited (NBN International), an international physical and digital book distributor, based in the UK.
closed 6/30/2017 via Company Press Release

Roche Ltd, acquired mySugr GmbH

synopsis: Roche and mySugr announced that the two partners have signed an agreement under which Roche acquired all shares of mySugr GmbH. Counting more than one million users globally, mySugr is one of the leading mobile diabetes platforms in the market.
closed 6/30/2017 via PR Newswire

Information Technology Procurement Sourcing, acquired Lefcon

synopsis: Information Technology Procurement Sourcing, also known as ITPS, a leading national provider of technology solutions and services, has acquired Lefcon, a company that provides custom tailored IT services to small business, Fortune 100 hotels and government agencies.
announced 6/30/2017 via PR Newswire

Certent, Inc., will purchase Financial Reporting Software from IBM

synopsis: Certent, Inc. announced that it has signed a definitive agreement with IBM Corporation to acquire the IBM Cognos Disclosure Management (CDM), IBM Cognos Disclosure Management on Cloud (CDM on Cloud), IBM Cognos Financial Statement Reporting (FSR), and IBM Clarity 7 products from IBM.
closed 6/30/2017 via BusinessWire

BPM LLP, acquired Info@Risk

synopsis: BPM LLP, one of the largest California-based public accounting and advisory firms, ranked as one of the 50 largest firms in the country, has acquired Info@Risk, a company that provides detailed, high-value comprehensive penetration testing and risk assessments for clients.
announced 6/30/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Visionstate Inc., will acquire Chatbot Incubator

synopsis: Visionstate Corp. is pleased to announce it has entered into a letter of intent with Montreal-based Chatbot Incubator to acquire the business in an all share transaction. Chatbot Incubator is a company that specializes in applications for artificial intelligence, particularly in customer service delivery and sales & marketing.
closed 6/29/2017 via PR Web

BrightBytes, acquired Authentica Solutions

synopsis: BrightBytes, a learning analytics organization, announced the acquisition of Authentica Solutions, the developer of DataSense, an education data Integration Platform as a Service (IPaaS). Authentica partners with the top enterprise solutions in edtech to help educators at every organizational level meet data management requirements.
closed 6/29/2017 via Company Press Release

H-Farm S.p.A., acquired EIS English International School SRL

synopsis: H-Farm announces that EIS English International School is now part of its group. English International School of Rosà (Vicenza), was founded in 1992 and was member of ECIS (European Council of International Schools) from the school year 2000/2001. EIS is an International School for pupils aged 5 to 14 years focused on English immersion.
announced 6/29/2017 via Company Press Release

Microsoft Corporation, will acquire Cloudyn

synopsis: Microsoft has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Cloudyn, an innovative company that helps enterprises and managed service providers optimize their investments in cloud services. Cloudyn gives enterprise customers tools to identify, measure and analyze consumption, enable accountability and forecast future cloud spending.
closed 6/29/2017 via GlobeNewswire

The Muse, acquired Brand Amper

synopsis: The Muse, the beloved and trusted partner for companies looking to attract and retain the best talent, announced the acquisition of Brand Amper, a brand building tool that enables companies to collect data and actionable insights on their culture, values, and employee sentiment.
closed 6/29/2017 via BusinessWire

Sonatype, Inc., acquired Vor Security

synopsis: Sonatype, a leader in software supply chain automation, announced that it has acquired Vor Security, a company that is behind the OSS Index, an innovative and free online index of known open source software vulnerabilities.
closed 6/29/2017 via PR Newswire

HomeActions, LLC, acquired Rainmaker Lead System

synopsis: HomeActions LLC, a lead-generation and client relationship platform for real estate professionals, has acquired all the assets of the Gooder Group, a publisher of digital and print lead-generating marketing tools for real estate and mortgage professionals. It is the creator of the Rainmaker Lead Systems.
*Price paid does not equal Enterprise Value as the buyer aqcuired less than 100% of target

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