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closed 5/14/2013 via BusinessWire

Saab AB, acquired Tikab

synopsis: Defence and security company Saab acquires TIKAB, a Swedish technical information provider. The acquisition expands Saab's service portfolio and means Saab can offer a more complete range of technical services, further strengthening the company's competitiveness as a provider of support solutions.
buyer: Saab AB (OM:SAAB B:$4,043.01)
Saab serves the global market with world-leading products, services and solutions ranging from military defence to civil security. Saab has operations and employees on all continents and constantly develops, adapts and improves new technology to meet customers’ changing needs. "
target: Tikab
TIKAB produces and supplies complete technical documentation to the civil and military market i.e. operating manuals, training tools, workshop manuals and illustrated catalogues. The company founded in 1988 has 67 employees with headquarters in Krokom.
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closed 3/21/2016 via BNC Analysis

Regent Equity Partners, acquired Sightline Media Group, LLC

synopsis: Tegna sold its military and defense publishing division, Sightline Media Group, to California-based private equity firm Regent Equity Partners, which owns companies in digital technology, retail and media. Sightline is a global provider of news, information and marketing solutions in the military, defense, federal technology and C4ISR markets.
buyer: Regent Equity Partners
Regent Equity Partners is a multi-sector private equity firm focused on event driven transactions where capital solutions are required on a certain and often accelerated basis. They partner with management teams to build leading companies that generate sustainably high returns on invested capital. "
target parent: TEGNA Inc.
target: Sightline Media Group, LLC
Sightline Media Group, formerly Gannett Government Media, is a global provider of news, information and marketing solutions in the military, defense, federal technology and C4ISR markets. Their 4 major brands include the Military Times, Defense News, Federal Times, and C4ISR & Networks.
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closed 4/13/2012 via BNC Analysis

Jones & Bartlett Learning, acquired Informed Publishing

synopsis: Informed Publishing, an industry leader in print and mobile content for the public safety community, will become part of Ascend Learning and its publishing division, Jones & Bartlett Learning.
buyer parent: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
buyer: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Jones & Bartlett Learning, a division of Ascend Learning, is a world-leading provider of instructional, assessment and learning-performance management solutions for the secondary, post-secondary, and professional markets. "
target: Informed Publishing
Informed® Publishing creates innovative tools for first responders and health care providers. Since the first edition — originally known as the EMS Field Guide™ — was released, the books have evolved into full color graphics and text professionally printed on tear-resistant and waterproof plastic.
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closed 5/14/2013 via BusinessWire

Saab AB, acquired Tikab

synopsis: Defence and security company Saab acquires TIKAB, a Swedish technical information provider. The acquisition expands Saab's service portfolio and means Saab can offer a more complete range of technical services, further strengthening the company's competitiveness as a provider of support solutions.
buyer: Saab AB (OM:SAAB B:$4,043.01)
Saab serves the global market with world-leading products, services and solutions ranging from military defence to civil security. Saab has operations and employees on all continents and constantly develops, adapts and improves new technology to meet customers’ changing needs. "
target: Tikab
TIKAB produces and supplies complete technical documentation to the civil and military market i.e. operating manuals, training tools, workshop manuals and illustrated catalogues. The company founded in 1988 has 67 employees with headquarters in Krokom.
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closed 8/5/2020 via BNC Analysis

Total Specific Solutions, acquired Quality Positioning Services B.V.

synopsis: Total Specific Solutions, a Dutch provider of IT business solutions, has acquired Quality Positioning Services (QPS) from Saab, a global defence and security company. QPS is a Dutch software design company specialised in Hydrographic and Maritime applications. QPS offers software systems for hydrographic surveys and seafloor mapping.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: Total Specific Solutions
Total Specific Solutions is a Dutch provider of IT business solutions and consists of independent business units that deliver products and services to their specific vertical market segments. This market expertise is based on decades of experience. TSS is part of Constellation Software Inc. "
target parent: Saab AB
target: Quality Positioning Services B.V.
Quality Positioning Services (QPS) is a Dutch software design company specialised in Hydrographic and Maritime applications. QPS offers software systems for hydrographic surveys and seafloor mapping. Their solutions are used for hydrographic surveying, offshore construction, oil and gas, and more.
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closed 7/1/2020 via BusinessWire

Maxar Technologies, acquired Vricon, Inc.

synopsis: Maxar Technologies has acquired Vricon, Inc., a 3D data and analytics firm. Maxar expects that Vricon will extend the company’s lead in existing markets with additional high-value growth products, by increasing Maxar’s industry-leading accuracy and augmenting automated feature extraction and change detection capabilities.
buyer: Maxar Technologies (TSX:MDA:$1,770.00)
Maxar is a partner and innovator in Earth Intelligence and Space Infrastructure. Maxar delivers disruptive value to government and commercial customers to help them monitor, understand, and navigate the planet; deliver global broadband communications; and explore and advance the use of space. "
target parent: Saab AB
target: Vricon, Inc.
Vricon is a global leader in satellite-derived 3D data for defense and intelligence markets, with software and products that enhance 3D mapping, Earth intelligence data, military simulation and training, and precision-guided munitions.
price ($mm)[EV]
$140 [$115]*
rev ($mm)
$54
EBITDA ($mm)
$34
EV / rev
4.7x
EV / EBITDA
7.5x
closed 8/31/2016 via Company Press Release

Saab AB, acquired Phaeros Group

synopsis: Defence and security company Saab acquires Phaeros Group, a company that offers port management and terminal operating system solutions for the global market. Phaeros’ solutions play a pivotal role in efficiently handling port operations, such as transferring cargo to and from ships.
buyer: Saab AB (OM:SAAB B:$4,043.01)
Saab serves the global market with world-leading products, services and solutions ranging from military defence to civil security. Saab has operations and employees on all continents and constantly develops, adapts and improves new technology to meet customers’ changing needs. "
target: Phaeros Group
Phaeros is a Belgian company, founded in 1999, providing off-the-shelf software applications dedicated to the port and cargo terminal industry. With an installed base in Europe, Africa, the Middle East and Australia and a subsidiary in Asia, Phaeros can truly be considered a global company.
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closed 5/14/2013 via BusinessWire

Saab AB, acquired Tikab

synopsis: Defence and security company Saab acquires TIKAB, a Swedish technical information provider. The acquisition expands Saab's service portfolio and means Saab can offer a more complete range of technical services, further strengthening the company's competitiveness as a provider of support solutions.
buyer: Saab AB (OM:SAAB B:$4,043.01)
Saab serves the global market with world-leading products, services and solutions ranging from military defence to civil security. Saab has operations and employees on all continents and constantly develops, adapts and improves new technology to meet customers’ changing needs. "
target: Tikab
TIKAB produces and supplies complete technical documentation to the civil and military market i.e. operating manuals, training tools, workshop manuals and illustrated catalogues. The company founded in 1988 has 67 employees with headquarters in Krokom.
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closed 1/11/2012 via BusinessWire

Combitech AB, acquired Sorman Information

synopsis: Combitech, a subsidiary of defence and security company Saab, is growing with the acquisition of consulting firm Sörman Information AB. The acquisition provides Combitech with a more complete range of services, benefitting the company's existing and prospective customers.
buyer parent: Saab AB
buyer: Combitech AB
Combitech is one of Sweden's largest consultancies, combining technology, the environment and security. The company, which is an independent company within the defence and security company Saab AB, has 900 employees in 20 locations across Sweden, as well as offices in Norway. "
target parent: Investor Growth Capital
target: Sorman Information
Sörman Information is a market leading supplier of information solutions, both services and systems, for the entire product life cycle. It has offices in Gothenburg, Karlstad, Linköping, Malmö, Stockholm, Växjö, Västerås and Östersund.
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announced 10/26/2018 via GlobeNewswire

Identiv, Inc., will acquire Thursby Software

synopsis: Identiv, Inc., a global provider of physical security and secure identification, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Thursby Software Systems, Inc., an Arlington, Texas-based provider of security software for mobile devices.
buyer: Identiv, Inc. (INVE:$73.40)
Identiv, Inc. is a global provider of physical security and secure identification. Identiv’s products, software, systems, and services address the markets for physical and logical access control, video analytics, and a wide range of RFID-enabled applications. "
target: Thursby Software
Thursby’s software solutions provide strong security for enterprise and personal mobility, supporting bring-your-own-device (BYOD) and two-factor authentication (2FA) on mobile devices.
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$5.00
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closed 9/30/2014 via BusinessWire

BAE Systems, acquired Signal Innovations Group, Inc

synopsis: BAE Systems, a global defense, security and aerospace company, announced it has acquired Signal Innovations Group, Inc., a provider of imaging technologies and analytics to the U.S. intelligence and defense communities.
buyer: BAE Systems (BAESF:$19,521.00)
BAE Systems is a global defense, security, and aerospace company. The Company delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions, and customer support and services. "
target: Signal Innovations Group, Inc
SIG is a small business focused on federal defense, intelligence, and security markets. SIG's video and multi-source analytics product lines, including enterprise software and ruggedized appliances.
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announced 7/26/2011 via Company Press Release

L-1 Identity Solutions, Inc. will be merged with Safran SA,

synopsis: L-1 Identity Solutions, Inc. and Safran, a leading international high-technology group, have received approval for the pending merger transaction. L-1 Identity Solutions protects and secures personal identities and assets. Its divisions include Biometrics / Enterprise Access and Secure Credentialing solutions and Enrollment services.
buyer: Safran SA (ENXTPA:SAF:$26,889.36)
Safran is a leading international high-technology group with three core businesses: aerospace, defence and security. Operating worldwide, the Group has more than 54,000 employees and generated sales of 10.8 billion euros in 2010. "
target: L-1 Identity Solutions, Inc.
L-1 Identity Solutions, Inc. protects and secures personal identities and assets. Its divisions include Biometrics / Enterprise Access and Secure Credentialing solutions and Enrollment services.
price ($mm)[EV]
$1,118 [$1,585]
rev ($mm)
$645
EBITDA ($mm)
$71
EV / rev
2.5x
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22.4x
closed 3/31/2008 via PR Newswire

March Networks, acquired Cieffe S.p.A.

synopsis: March Networks, a leading provider of intelligent IP video and business analysis applications, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Cieffe S.p.A. and its related company, Insignis Technologies S.r.l.
buyer: March Networks (MNTWF:$80.90)
March Networks is a leading provider of innovative IP-based video applications used for security surveillance and monitoring. Our solutions allow businesses to increase operational efficiencies, address risk, and manage assets with an integrated set of video-based intelligence tools. "
target: Cieffe S.p.A.
CIEFFE deals with the design and implementation of digital technologies in Integrated Security Systems. In 2001 CIEFFE works out and introduces the concepts of DVMS (Digital Video Management System) and of Pentaplex, which quickly spread in the security market.
price ($mm)
$38
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$106
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0.4x
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closed 9/16/2021 via Company Press Release

Route1 Inc., acquired Spyrus, Inc

synopsis: Route1 Inc., an advanced North American provider of data-centric business empowerment solutions, has acquired Spyrus Solutions, Inc, a company that develops and manufactures cryptographic products, including the SPYCOS smart card operating system, enabling strong protection for data-in-motion, data-at-rest and data-in-process.
buyer: Route1 Inc. (:$22.88)
Route1 is an advanced North American provider of industrial-grade data intelligence, user authentication, and ultra-secure mobile workforce solutions. The Company helps all manner of organizations to make intelligent use of devices and data for immediate process improvements. "
target: Spyrus, Inc
Based in San Jose, California, Spyrus develops and manufactures cryptographic products, including the SPYCOS smart card operating system, enabling strong protection for data-in-motion, data-at-rest and data-in-process.
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$0.58
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announced 6/12/2019 via BusinessWire

HID Global, will purchase Citizen Identity Business from De La Rue plc

synopsis: HID Global, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire the international identity solutions business of De La Rue. The identity solutions business delivers identity documents and software solutions for governments around the world.
buyer parent: ASSA ABLOY AB
buyer: HID Global
HID Global powers the trusted identities of the world’s people, places and things. Their trusted identity solutions give people secure and convenient access to physical and digital places and connect things that can be accurately identified, verified and tracked digitally. "
seller: De La Rue plc (LSE:DLAR:$708.92)
The Citizen Identity Business of De La Rue delivers identity documents and software solutions for governments around the world. De La Rue is a British company headquartered in Basingstoke, England that manufactures paper and security printed products including banknotes, passports and tax stamps.
price ($mm)
$53
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