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closed 1/7/2014 via PR Newswire

Decision Resources Group, acquired Relay Technology Management

synopsis: Piramal Enterprises' Information Management Subsidiary, Decision Resources Group, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms focusing on high-value healthcare insights and analytics, announced that it acquired Relay Technology Management, a data analytics company focused on the life-sciences industry.
buyer parent: Piramal Group
buyer: Decision Resources Group
Decision Resources Group offers best-in-class, high-value information and insights on critical issues within the healthcare industry. The top biopharmaceutical, medical technology and managed care companies rely on the Company’s predictive analytics to make fully informed decisions. "
target: Relay Technology Management
Relay Technology Management is a life sciences business intelligence software provider founded in 2008 with one core belief: that enabling data-driven decision-making via objective, standard asset valuation and trend analytics will lead to increased efficiency in drug development.
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announced 5/30/2019 via BusinessWire

Evidera, will acquire Medimix International

synopsis: Evidera, a business unit of PPD, LLC, and a provider of evidence-based solutions demonstrating the real-world effectiveness and safety of health care products, will acquire Medimix International, a global technology company providing real-world evidence (RWE) insights and information to the pharmaceutical, diagnostic and medical device industries.
buyer parent: Carlyle Group
buyer: Evidera
Evidera, a PPD business unit, is a leading provider of evidence-based solutions to demonstrate the real-world effectiveness, safety and value of health care products. They help biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies generate the evidence needed to optimize the market access. "
target: Medimix International
Medimix International specializes in providing business understanding, real-world evidence insights to the pharmaceutical and medical device industries. Medimix’s primary solution, LiveTracker™, is a cloud-based platform that provides real-time monitoring of clients’ particular therapeutic markets.
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announced 8/13/2019 via BusinessWire

Saama Technologies, will acquire Comprehend Systems, Inc.

synopsis: Saama Technologies, Inc., the advanced clinical data and analytics company, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Comprehend Systems, Inc., a company that provides a suite of cloud applications and consulting services that dramatically improve the clinical trial process.
buyer: Saama Technologies
Saama Technologies is the advanced clinical data and analytics company, unleashing wisdom from data to deliver better actionable business outcomes for the life sciences industry. "
target: Comprehend Systems, Inc.
Comprehend provides a suite of cloud applications and consulting services that dramatically improve the clinical trial process. Their solutions deliver actionable risk and performance insights across studies, systems, sites, and vendors.
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closed 11/6/2014 via Company Press Release

ERT, acquired eClinical Insights, Inc.

synopsis: ERT, a leading global solution provider for high-quality patient safety and efficacy endpoint data collection, announced the acquisition of eClinical Insights (eCI), an innovative provider of cloud-based clinical trials management software.
buyer parent: Genstar Capital LLC
buyer: ERT
ERT is a leading provider of high-quality patient safety and efficacy endpoint data collection solutions for use in clinical drug development. ERT delivers a combination of technology, services, and consulting that increase the accuracy and reliability of patient data. "
target: eClinical Insights, Inc.
eClinical Insights® is a leading-edge provider of cloud-based clinical software that provides clinical research professionals with the strategic visibility to make rapid, data-driven decisions to positively impact the performance and cost of their clinical trials.
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closed 6/24/2009 via PR Newswire

OmniComm Systems, Inc., purchased EDC Solutions from eResearch Technology, Inc.

synopsis: OmniComm Systems, Inc., a leader in integrated electronic data capture (EDC) solutions for clinical trials, has acquired the EDC business of eResearchTechnology, Inc., a global provider of technology and services that enable life science industries worldwide to collect, interpret, and distribute cardiac safety and clinical data.
buyer: OmniComm Systems, Inc. (OTCPK:OMCM:$24.62)
OmniComm Systems, Inc. provides customer-driven Internet solutions to pharmaceutical, biotechnology, research and medical device organizations that conduct life changing clinical trial research. "
seller: eResearch Technology, Inc.
eResearchTechnology, Inc. (eRT) is a provider of technology-based products and services that enable the pharmaceutical, biotechnological, medical device, and contract resource companies to collect, interpret, and distribute cardiac safety and clinical data more efficiently.
price ($mm)[EV]
$2.02 [$0.87]
rev ($mm)
$6
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0.1x
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closed 7/15/2009 via BusinessWire

Merge Healthcare, acquired etrials, Inc.

synopsis: Merge Healthcare Inc., a leading health IT solutions provider, and etrials Worldwide, Inc., a leading provider of clinical trials software and services, announced the expiration of the exchange offer for the shares of etrials’ common stock by Merge Acquisition Corp. Merge now owns approximately 86% of the outstanding shares of Etrials common stock.
buyer: Merge Healthcare (MRGE:$227.59)
Merge Healthcare Incorporated builds software solutions that automate healthcare data and diagnostic workflow to build a better electronic record of the patient experience. "
target: etrials, Inc.
etrials has earned the loyalty of its healthcare partners by guiding them to simplify and accelerate the processes associated with collecting data in clinical trials. Using innovative technologies and proven business processes, etrials offers the most efficient data management products and services.
price ($mm)[EV]
$21 [$14]
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$16
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closed 8/15/2013 via Company Press Release

Litéra Corp, purchased AxxiTRIALS from Axxiem Web Solutions

synopsis: Litera has announced the acquisition of AxxiTRIALS from Axxiem Web Solutions. AxxiTRIALS is a leading Clinical Trials Portal solution providing life science companies and clinical research organizations (CROs) with a platform designed to dramatically speed site start-up, patient recruitment, and end-to-end clinical trial operations.
buyer: Litéra Corp
Litéra Corp. engages in developing and marketing content lifecycle management solutions for law firms and corporations worldwide. It offers document creation, comparison, collaboration, and cleansing software solutions that manage documents throughout their lifecycle. "
seller: Axxiem Web Solutions
AxxiTRIALS developed by Axxiem is a web-based clinical trials communication portal. AxxiTRIALS provides a simple and secure way to efficiently distribute and track time-sensitive documents and training materials to users around the world.
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closed 3/25/2008 via BusinessWire

Bio-Imaging Technologies, Inc., acquired Phoenix Data Systems Inc.

synopsis: Bio-Imaging Technologies, Inc. it has acquired privately held Phoenix Data Systems, Inc., a leading global clinical data services provider of electronic data capture services and a comprehensive array of broadly interoperable eClinical data solutions to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.
buyer: Bio-Imaging Technologies, Inc.
BioClinica is a global clinical trials service organization, providing medical image management and eClinical services. This includes electronic data capture and clinical data management solutions to pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies and other organizations. "
target: Phoenix Data Systems Inc.
Phoenix Data Systems delivers Full Service EDC, a unique combination of electronic data capture, interactive voice response, reporting, and data management services that give clinical data managers improved control to run well-managed studies.
price ($mm)[EV]
$19 [$18]
rev ($mm)
$12
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$1
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closed 9/2/2020 via Company Press Release

Cytel Inc., acquired Laiya Consulting, Inc.

synopsis: Cytel Inc. has announced the acquisition of Laiya Consulting, a drug development solutions company specializing in Bayesian adaptive trial designs and implementation. Laiya pioneered the delivery of trial design software using SaaS, which aligns with Cytel’s goal of making all of its design software available as a cloud-based service.
buyer parent: New Mountain Capital, LLC
buyer: Cytel Inc.
Cytel provides statistical software for clinical trials. Cytel provides an understanding of software tools that solve statistical problems and that meet the highest standards of reliability, technical documentation and customer support. "
target: Laiya Consulting, Inc.
Founded in 2010, Laiya Consulting has supported drug developers to drive success rates and maximize portfolio returns through the design and implementation of Bayesian adaptive trials, robust clinical strategies, and integrated software platforms.
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closed 11/20/2019 via BNC Analysis

Monterro, acquired Viedoc

synopsis: Monterro, the leading B2B software investor in the Nordics, has acquired a majority stake in Viedoc, a modern and sophisticated electronic data capture (EDC) system. Viedoc enables researchers to gather and evaluate clinical trial data more efficiently.
buyer: Monterro
Sweden-based Monterro is the leading B2B software investor in the Nordics, with a mission to turn software companies into market leaders. With operational experience from successfully developing and running companies, Monterro actively supports its portfolio companies in all aspects of growth. "
target: Viedoc
Viedoc is a modern and sophisticated electronic data capture (EDC) system. Viedoc enables researchers to gather and evaluate clinical trial data more efficiently. Their powerful EDC system has been used in over 2000 trials in more than 75 countries in all therapeutic areas and clinical phases.
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closed 10/24/2019 via BNC Analysis

TrialScope, acquired Clinical Trial Connect, LLC

synopsis: TrialScope has acquired Clinical Trial Connect, a platform used by disease foundations and advocacy groups that connects their community members to relevant clinical trials. As part of the acquisition, founder Mike Wenger will share his technological expertise as part of the TrialScope team.
buyer: TrialScope
TrialScope is the global leader in clinical trial transparency and compliance. TrialScope's tools and systems enable their customers to improve their clinical trial process, mitigate registry and lifecycle risk, and ultimately achieve greater business success. "
target: Clinical Trial Connect, LLC
Clinical Trial Connect is a platform used by disease foundations and advocacy groups that connects their community members to relevant clinical trials. Clinical Trial Connect was founded by Mike Wenger, who developed his own algorithm for matching patients to clinical trials.
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closed 8/28/2019 via BNC Analysis

JLL Partners, Water Street Healthcare Partners, acquired THREAD Research

synopsis: Water Street Healthcare Partners and JLL Partners have acquired Orange County, California-based THREAD, a provider of technology that enables virtual research approaches to modernize clinical studies and registries.
buyer: JLL Partners
buyer: Water Street Healthcare Partners
JLL Partners is a middle-market private equity firm with a 30-year track record of building and transforming businesses. Water Street is a strategic investor focused exclusively on healthcare. The firm has a strong record of building market-leading companies across key growth sectors in healthcare. "
target: THREAD Research
THREAD is a virtual research platform used by biopharma, CROs, non-profit researchers, and life science organizations to capture global clinical study data in between, as well as during and instead of clinic visits.
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announced 7/17/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Anju Software, will acquire OmniComm Systems, Inc.

synopsis: Anju Software, a leading provider of comprehensive software solutions to the life sciences industry, will be acquiring OmniComm, a healthcare technology company that provides web-based electronic data capture and eClinical solutions and related value-added services.
buyer parent: ABRY Partners, LLC
buyer: Anju Software
Anju Software, Inc. is a leading provider of comprehensive software solutions to the life sciences industry that provides an integrated platform spanning clinical operations, medical affairs, and commercial divisions, including integrated data intelligence. "
target: OmniComm Systems, Inc. (OTCPK:OMCM:$24.62)
OmniComm is a healthcare technology company that provides web-based electronic data capture and eClinical solutions and related value-added services to pharmaceutical and biotech companies, contract research organizations, and other clinical trial sponsors.
price ($mm)[EV]
$72 [$81]
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announced 6/12/2019 via BusinessWire

Dassault Systemes, will acquire Medidata

synopsis: Dassault Systèmes, a provider of solutions that transform the way products are designed, provided and supported, will be acquiring Medidata, a provider of a platform for clinical development, commercial, and real-world data.
buyer: Dassault Systemes (ENXTPA:DSY:$5,061.43)
Based in France, Dassault Systèmes provides clients with virtual universes to imagine sustainable innovations. Its solutions transform the way products are designed, produced, and supported. They foster social innovation, expanding possibilities for the virtual world to improve the real world. "
target: Medidata (MDSO:$660.00)
Medidata is leading the digital transformation of life science, with a platform for clinical development, commercial, and real-world data. Powered by artificial intelligence, Medidata helps accelerate value, minimize risk and optimize outcomes.
price ($mm)[EV]
$5,825 [$5,822]
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$660
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$81
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closed 4/10/2019 via BNC Analysis

TriNetX, acquired Custodix N.V.

synopsis: TriNetX has acquired Custodix, a Belgian-based provider of clinical trial patient recruitment solutions. TriNetX is a global health research network that has revolutionised clinical research. Custodix is a provider of clinical trial patient recruitment solutions offering a range of solutions for ensuring compliance.
buyer: TriNetX
TriNetX is the global health research network enabling healthcare organizations, biopharma and CROs to collaborate, enhance trial design, accelerate recruitment and bring new therapies to market faster. "
target: Custodix N.V.
Custodix is a Belgian provider of clinical trial patient recruitment solutions offering a range of solutions for ensuring compliance with European and US data protection legislation and security best practices.
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announced 10/17/2018 via Company Press Release

Oracle Corporation, will acquire GoBalto

synopsis: Oracle announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire goBalto, which delivers leading cloud solutions to accelerate clinical trials by streamlining and automating the selection and set up of the best performing clinical research sites to conduct trials.
buyer: Oracle Corporation (ORCL:$39,766.00)
Oracle is a computer technology corporation developing and marketing computer hardware systems and enterprise software products. By eliminating complexity and simplifying IT, Oracle enables its customers to accelerate innovation and create added value for their customers. "
target: GoBalto
goBalto, Inc. is an award winning, venture backed group of industry veterans that creates simple, focused software for the global drug trial industry. Its products offer drug trial sponsors and clinical research organizations the fastest, easiest possible way to start clinical studies on the web.
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closed 3/21/2018 via BusinessWire

Anju Software, acquired Sylogent

synopsis: Anju Software Inc., a life sciences software platform backed by Providence Equity Partners, has acquired Sylogent. Sylogent delivers cloud based state of the art software solutions and business services to the pharmaceutical industry focused specifically on the information required to bring a product to market.
buyer parent: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
buyer: Anju Software
Anju Software is a life sciences enterprise software platform focused on delivering exceptional business application solutions. Anju was founded by professionals with deep software domain expertise and a track record of building software platforms through strategic acquisitions and organic growth. "
target: Sylogent
Sylogent delivers software and business services to the pharmaceutical industry focused specifically on the information required to bring a product to market. They ensure the timely completion of critical information, maximize compliance goals and reduce risk management liability.
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closed 8/9/2017 via Company Press Release

PRA Health Sciences, acquired Parallel 6

synopsis: HCAP Partners, a California-based mezzanine debt and private equity firm, announced that it has exited its investment in Parallel 6, Inc. (“P6”), a mobile clinical (“mClinical”) SaaS platform designed to recruit, enroll, engage and manage patients in clinical trials. P6 was sold to PRA Health Sciences, Inc.
buyer parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
buyer: PRA Health Sciences (PRAH:$1,698.48)
PRA Health Sciences, Inc. is one of the world’s leading global CROs by revenue, providing outsourced clinical development services to the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries. Since 2000, PRA has participated in approximately 3,500 clinical trials worldwide. "
target parent: HCAP Partners
target: Parallel 6
Parallel 6’s technology digitally enrolls, engages and manages patients using mobile endpoints. Sponsors and clinical research organizations can connect directly with and manage patients anywhere in the world, seamlessly integrating into their daily lives.
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closed 11/16/2016 via BNC Analysis

DrugDev, acquired SecureConsent

synopsis: DrugDev has acquired SecureConsent, a developer of mobile e-consent software. SecureConsent replaces the paper methods that have historically been used to secure informed consent from patients participating in drug studies with an e-consent method that uses tablets and other mobile devices.
buyer: DrugDev
DrugDev streamlines engagement among sponsors, CROs and doctors to advance the common goal of doing more trials. Through the creation of global, standardized processes DrugDev is consistently and efficiently transforming the way drug developers identify, engage and pay investigators. "
target: SecureConsent
The software products developed by Secure Consent replace the paper methods that have historically been used to secure informed consent from patients participating in drug studies with an e-consent method that uses tablets and other mobile devices.
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closed 1/19/2016 via PR Newswire

BioClinica, Inc., acquired Clinverse, Inc.

synopsis: Bioclinica, Inc., a specialty trials services and technology provider, announced it has acquired Clinverse, Inc. Clinverse automates and manages the entire financial lifecycle of global clinical trials for contract research organizations and pharmaceutical companies. Its suite of products pays clinical trial sites, vendors and their subjects.
buyer: BioClinica, Inc.
Bioclinica is a specialty services provider that utilizes expertise and technology to create clarity in the clinical trial process. Bioclinica is organized into three business segments to deliver focused service and multifaceted technologies. "
target: Clinverse, Inc.
Clinverse, Inc. architected the industry's first automated financial management technology solution for clinical trials. Their solution standardizes clinical trial financial management for millions of financial transactions across the globe, including clinical site payments.
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closed 1/7/2014 via PR Newswire

Decision Resources Group, acquired Relay Technology Management

synopsis: Piramal Enterprises' Information Management Subsidiary, Decision Resources Group, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms focusing on high-value healthcare insights and analytics, announced that it acquired Relay Technology Management, a data analytics company focused on the life-sciences industry.
buyer parent: Piramal Group
buyer: Decision Resources Group
Decision Resources Group offers best-in-class, high-value information and insights on critical issues within the healthcare industry. The top biopharmaceutical, medical technology and managed care companies rely on the Company’s predictive analytics to make fully informed decisions. "
target: Relay Technology Management
Relay Technology Management is a life sciences business intelligence software provider founded in 2008 with one core belief: that enabling data-driven decision-making via objective, standard asset valuation and trend analytics will lead to increased efficiency in drug development.
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announced 1/22/2020 via PR Newswire

Clarivate Analytics, will acquire Decision Resources Group

synopsis: Clarivate Analytics plc, a global leader in providing trusted insights and analytics, will acquire Decision Resources Group ("DRG"), a premier provider of high-value data, analytics and insights products and services to the healthcare industry, from Piramal Enterprises Limited, part of global business conglomerate Piramal Group.
buyer: Clarivate Analytics (:$964.58)
Clarivate Analytics is a research analytics software company that provides subscription-based services in research and patent analytics. Organizations and researchers rely on the knowledge bases from Clarivate for information about pharmaceutical and biotech intelligence and IP management. "
target parent: Piramal Group
target: Decision Resources Group
Decision Resources Group (DRG) is uniquely positioned to help healthcare businesses improve the lives of patients around the world by creating patient-centric commercial strategies that drive better outcomes and better access.
price ($mm)
$950
rev ($mm)
$207
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$48
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20.0x
closed 8/16/2017 via PR Newswire

Decision Resources Group, acquired Context Matters

synopsis: Decision Resources Group announced that it has completed the acquisition of Context Matters, the innovative data technology start-up that developed a first-of-its-kind global market access integrated data platform.
buyer parent: Piramal Group
buyer: Decision Resources Group
Decision Resources Group (DRG), a subsidiary of Piramal Enterprises Ltd., offers best-in-class, high-value data, analytics and insights products and services to the healthcare industry, delivered by more than 900 employees across 15 offices in North America, Europe and Asia. "
target: Context Matters
Context Matters is led by a team with extensive experience in the pharma & biotech and financial & information sectors with deep operational familiarity of the issues facing the pharmaceutical industry and those following the industry.
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closed 2/29/2016 via PR Newswire

Decision Resources Group, acquired Adaptive Software LLC

synopsis: Decision Resources Group (DRG) announced that it has acquired Adaptive Software. The company is a group of developers of market-leading pharmacy benefit and formulary management software platforms.
buyer parent: Piramal Group
buyer: Decision Resources Group
Decision Resources Group (DRG), a subsidiary of Piramal Enterprises Ltd., offers best-in-class, high-value data, analytics and insights products and services to the healthcare industry, delivered by more than 900 employees across 15 offices in North America, Europe and Asia. "
target: Adaptive Software LLC
Adaptive Software, located in Kansas City, currently offers to health plans and Pharmacy Benefit Managers (PBMs) a suite of software solutions that streamlines formulary management, pharmacy networking, pricing, and pharmacy benefit design.
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$7.40
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$3
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closed 5/14/2015 via PR Newswire

Decision Resources Group, acquired Healthcare Business Insights

synopsis: Decision Resources Group (DRG), a subsidiary of Piramal Enterprises Ltd., announced that it has acquired Healthcare Business Insights (HBI), a trusted provider of best practice research, training and services to more than 1,400 hospitals across the U.S. HBI's member-centric Academies enable hospitals to understand how to address critical issues.
buyer parent: Piramal Group
buyer: Decision Resources Group
Decision Resources Group offers best-in-class, high-value information and insights on critical issues within the healthcare industry. The top biopharmaceutical, medical technology and managed care companies rely on the Company’s predictive analytics to make fully informed decisions. "
target: Healthcare Business Insights
Healthcare Business Insights (HBI) is a leading provider of in-depth research and thoughtful insights across the core business functions found in hospitals and health systems nationwide. HBI's membership programs include Revenue Cycle, IT, Supply Chain and Cost & Quality.
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closed 3/2/2015 via PR Newswire

Decision Resources Group, acquired Activate Networks

synopsis: Decision Resources Group, a leading research and advisory company focused on high-value healthcare data, insights and analytics, announced that it acquired Activate Networks. Their analytics platform and suite of SaaS software applications enable healthcare/life sciences companies to unlock the commercial value of their customer networks.
buyer parent: Piramal Group
buyer: Decision Resources Group
Decision Resources Group offers best-in-class, high-value information and insights on critical issues within the healthcare industry. The top biopharmaceutical, medical technology and managed care companies rely on the Company’s predictive analytics to make fully informed decisions. "
target: Activate Networks
Activate Networks, Inc. is the leading provider of network analytics for healthcare/life sciences companies. Their analytics platform and suite of SaaS software applications enable healthcare/life sciences companies to unlock the commercial value of their customer networks.
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closed 1/7/2014 via PR Newswire

Decision Resources Group, acquired Relay Technology Management

synopsis: Piramal Enterprises' Information Management Subsidiary, Decision Resources Group, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms focusing on high-value healthcare insights and analytics, announced that it acquired Relay Technology Management, a data analytics company focused on the life-sciences industry.
buyer parent: Piramal Group
buyer: Decision Resources Group
Decision Resources Group offers best-in-class, high-value information and insights on critical issues within the healthcare industry. The top biopharmaceutical, medical technology and managed care companies rely on the Company’s predictive analytics to make fully informed decisions. "
target: Relay Technology Management
Relay Technology Management is a life sciences business intelligence software provider founded in 2008 with one core belief: that enabling data-driven decision-making via objective, standard asset valuation and trend analytics will lead to increased efficiency in drug development.
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closed 12/4/2012 via BusinessWire

Decision Resources Group, acquired Abacus International

synopsis: Decision Resources Group, one of the world’s leading research and advisory firms focusing on healthcare insights and analysis, announced that it has acquired Abacus International, a pioneer in evidence-based global market access solutions for many of the world’s leading healthcare companies.
buyer parent: Piramal Group
buyer: Decision Resources Group
Decision Resources Group offers best-in-class, high-value information and insights on critical issues within the healthcare industry. The top biopharmaceutical, medical technology and managed care companies rely on the Company’s predictive analytics to make fully informed decisions. "
target: Abacus International
Abacus International is unique in its provision of services throughout the lifecycle of a pharmaceutical or medical device. They can provide tailored solutions to overcome each hurdle of the product development process, from pre-launch though to market access.
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closed 6/11/2012 via BNC Analysis

Piramal Healthcare Limited, acquired Decision Resources Group

synopsis: Piramal Healthcare Limited has completed its previously announced acquisition of Decision Resources Group, a US based company in the healthcare information segment. Decision Resources Group is a cohesive portfolio of companies that offers best in class, high-value information and insights on important sectors of the healthcare industry.
buyer parent: Piramal Group
buyer: Piramal Healthcare Limited
With assets across North America, Europe and Asia, Piramal Healthcare is one of the largest pharmaceutical custom manufacturing companies across the world. It has significant presence in the global critical care space with sales of anesthesia products to over 100 countries. "
target parent: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
target: Decision Resources Group
Decision Resources Group offers best-in-class, high-value information and insights on critical issues within the healthcare industry. The top biopharmaceutical, medical technology and managed care companies rely on the Company’s predictive analytics to make fully informed decisions.
price ($mm)
$635
rev ($mm)
$160
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closed 4/17/2012 via BusinessWire

Decision Resources Group, acquired Pinsonault Associates, LLC.

synopsis: Decision Resources Group, one of the world’s leading research and advisory firms focusing on healthcare insights and analysis, announced that it acquired Pinsonault, a leading provider in offering managed markets-specific business and training solutions to the pharmaceutical and biotech industries.
buyer parent: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
buyer: Decision Resources Group
Decision Resources Group offers best-in-class, high-value information and insights on critical issues within the healthcare industry. The top biopharmaceutical, medical technology and managed care companies rely on the Company’s predictive analytics to make fully informed decisions. "
target: Pinsonault Associates, LLC.
Pinsonault is dedicated to and focused on delivering high quality, Managed Markets specific, business and training solutions within the pharmaceutical and biotech industries.
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closed 7/25/2011 via BusinessWire

Decision Resources Group, acquired PharmaStrat, Inc.

synopsis: Decision Resources Group, one of the world’s leading research and advisory firms focusing on healthcare insights and analysis, has acquired PharmaStrat, the leading consulting and market research services firm focused on issues related to reimbursement and organized customer segments for biopharmaceutical manufacturers.
buyer parent: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
buyer: Decision Resources Group
Decision Resources Group is a cohesive portfolio of companies that offers best-in-class, high-value information, insights, advisory services and consulting on important sectors of the healthcare industry. "
target: PharmaStrat, Inc.
PharmaStrat is the leading consulting and market research services firm focused on issues related to reimbursement and organized customer segments for biopharmaceutical manufacturers. It delivers strategic perspectives and market insight solutions that proactively address challenges and opportunity.
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closed 1/19/2010 via PR Newswire

Decision Resources, Inc., acquired BioTrends Research Group, Inc.

synopsis: Decision Resources, Inc., one of the world's leading research and advisory firms focusing on healthcare insights and analysis, announced that it acquired BioTrends Research Group, the leader in providing specialized, syndicated market research in clinically complex, small to mid-size pharmaceutical markets.
buyer parent: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
buyer: Decision Resources, Inc.
Decision Resources, Inc. is a world leader in research publications, advisory services and consulting designed to help clients shape strategy, allocate resources and master their chosen markets. Decision Resources consists of the medical technology business unit and the biopharma business unit. "
target: BioTrends Research Group, Inc.
BioTrends Research Group, Inc. provides syndicated and custom market research to pharmaceutical manufacturers competing in clinically evolving, specialty pharmaceutical markets.
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closed 6/17/2008 via PR Newswire

Decision Resources, Inc., acquired Manhattan Research, Inc.

synopsis: Decision Resources, Inc., one of the world's leading research and advisory firms focusing on healthcare insights and analysis, announced that it acquired Manhattan Research, a leading provider of access to physician and consumer opinions on the global healthcare market.
buyer parent: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
buyer: Decision Resources, Inc.
Decision Resources, Inc. is a world leader in research publications, advisory services and consulting designed to help clients shape strategy, allocate resources and master their chosen markets. Decision Resources consists of the medical technology business unit and the biopharma business unit. "
target: Manhattan Research, Inc.
Manhattan Research is a healthcare market research and advisory services firm, bringing clarity to the market forces, trends, and impacts of physician and consumer use of information technology, including next generation digital media such as social networking, blogs, podcasts, and Web 2.0.
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closed 3/17/2008 via Company Press Release

Decision Resources, Inc., acquired Fingertip Formulary

synopsis: Decision Resources, Inc., one of the world's leading research and advisory firms focusing on pharmaceutical and healthcare industry insight and analysis, announced that it acquired Fingertip Formulary, the leading provider of access to and insight into formulary data in the United States.
buyer parent: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
buyer: Decision Resources, Inc.
Decision Resources, Inc. is a world leader in research publications, advisory services and consulting designed to help clients shape strategy, allocate resources and master their chosen markets. Decision Resources consists of the medical technology business unit and the biopharma business unit. "
target: Fingertip Formulary
Fingertip Formulary offers comprehensive formulary data covering commercial, Medicaid, Medicare, and PBM plans, among others, in the United States. Fingertip Formulary offers a variety of unique data and marketing solutions that provide access to and insight into formulary data.
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closed 12/19/2007 via PR Newswire

Decision Resources, Inc., acquired Arlington Medical Resources Inc.

synopsis: Berkery Noyes, the leading independent investment bank serving the media, information and technology markets, announces that it represented Arlington Medical Resources, Inc. in its sale to Decision Resources, Inc., a portfolio company of Providence Equity Partners, Inc. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
buyer parent: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
buyer: Decision Resources, Inc.
Decision Resources, Inc. is a world leader in research publications, advisory services and consulting designed to help clients shape strategy, allocate resources and master their chosen markets. Decision Resources consists of the medical technology business unit and the biopharma business unit. "
target: Arlington Medical Resources Inc.
AMR is a privately held pharmaceutical market research firm headquartered in suburban Philadelphia. We have been serving the market research needs of the pharmaceutical & diagnostic imaging industries since 1988.
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closed 12/20/2007 via

Decision Resources, Inc., purchased Life Sciences business from Wood Mackenzie

synopsis: Decision Resources, Inc., one of the world's leading research and advisory firms focusing on pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, announced that it plans to acquire Wood Mackenzie's Life Sciences business.
buyer parent: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
buyer: Decision Resources, Inc.
Decision Resources, Inc. is a world leader in research publications, advisory services and consulting designed to help clients shape strategy, allocate resources and master their chosen markets. Decision Resources consists of the medical technology business unit and the biopharma business unit. "
seller: Wood Mackenzie
Wood Mackenzie has been providing its unique range of consulting services and research products to the Energy and Life Sciences industries for over 30 years. Our market proposition is based on our ability to provide forward- looking insight that enables our clients to make better business decisions.
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closed 7/10/2007 via

Providence Equity Partners Inc., acquired Decision Resources, Inc.

synopsis: Decision Resources, Inc., one of the world's leading research and advisory firms focusing on pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, announced today that Providence Equity Partners, a leading private equity firm with more than $21 billion under management, will acquire majority control of the Company.
buyer: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
Providence Equity Partners Inc. is a private investment firm specializing in equity investments in communications and media companies around the world. The principals of Providence Equity manage funds with approximately $21 billion in equity commitments. "
target parent: Boston Ventures Management, Inc.
target: Decision Resources, Inc.
Decision Resources, Inc. is a world leader in research publications, advisory services and consulting designed to help clients shape strategy, allocate resources and master their chosen markets. Decision Resources consists of the medical technology business unit and the biopharma business unit.
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closed 2/2/2006 via PR Newswire

Decision Resources, Inc., acquired Millennium Research Group

synopsis: Decision Resources, Inc., one of the world's leading research and advisory firms focusing on pharmaceutical and healthcare industry insight and analysis, announced today that it acquired Millennium Research Group, the global authority on medical technology market intelligence.
buyer parent: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
buyer: Decision Resources, Inc.
Decision Resources, Inc. is a world leader in research publications, advisory services and consulting designed to help clients shape strategy, allocate resources and master their chosen markets. Decision Resources consists of the medical technology business unit and the biopharma business unit. "
target: Millennium Research Group
Millennium Research Group is a leading provider of strategic information to the healthcare sector. Focused solely on the medical device, pharmaceutical, and biotechnology industries, the Company provides its clients with the benefits of its specialized industry expertise through published reports.
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closed 8/22/2005 via BusinessWire

HCPro, acquired HealthLeaders, Inc.

synopsis: HCPro, Inc. today announced it has significantly broadened its healthcare publishing lines by acquiring HealthLeaders Media from Decision Resources, Inc. The acquisition includes the monthly HealthLeaders magazine, several general healthcare business email publications, live events and a state-specific healthcare business news service.
buyer parent: The Riverside Company
buyer: HCPro
HCPro is a leading provider of integrated information, education, training, and consulting products and services in the vital areas of healthcare regulation and compliance. The company's mission is to meet the specialized informational, advisory, and educational needs of the healthcare industry. "
target parent: Boston Ventures Management, Inc.
target: HealthLeaders, Inc.
HealthLeaders is a leading multi-platform media company dedicated to meeting the business information needs of healthcare executives and professionals.
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closed 1/6/2004 via PR Newswire

Boston Ventures Management, Inc., Castanea Partners, acquired Decision Resources, Inc.

synopsis: Castanea Partners and Boston Ventures Limited Partnership VI today announced the recapitalization of Decision Resources, Inc., with a total transaction value of $58 million. The Waltham, Massachusetts-based company is best known for its therapeutically-focused analyses of global pharmaceutical and biotechnology markets.
buyer: Boston Ventures Management, Inc.
buyer: Castanea Partners
Boston Ventures Management, LLC is a private equity firm that has been an active investor and financial partner to management teams in the media, entertainment, publishing and information and communications sectors since 1983, earning the firm a franchise position in the private equity community. "
target: Decision Resources, Inc.
Decision Resources, Inc. is a world leader in research publications, advisory services and consulting designed to help clients shape strategy, allocate resources and master their chosen markets. Decision Resources consists of the medical technology business unit and the biopharma business unit.
price ($mm)
$58
rev ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
announced 1/22/2020 via PR Newswire

Clarivate Analytics, will acquire Decision Resources Group

synopsis: Clarivate Analytics plc, a global leader in providing trusted insights and analytics, will acquire Decision Resources Group ("DRG"), a premier provider of high-value data, analytics and insights products and services to the healthcare industry, from Piramal Enterprises Limited, part of global business conglomerate Piramal Group.
buyer: Clarivate Analytics (:$964.58)
Clarivate Analytics is a research analytics software company that provides subscription-based services in research and patent analytics. Organizations and researchers rely on the knowledge bases from Clarivate for information about pharmaceutical and biotech intelligence and IP management. "
target parent: Piramal Group
target: Decision Resources Group
Decision Resources Group (DRG) is uniquely positioned to help healthcare businesses improve the lives of patients around the world by creating patient-centric commercial strategies that drive better outcomes and better access.
price ($mm)
$950
rev ($mm)
$207
EBITDA ($mm)
$48
EV / rev
4.6x
EV / EBITDA
20.0x
closed 5/21/2019 via BusinessWire

Xcenda, acquired Dymaxium, Inc.

synopsis: Xcenda, a part of AmerisourceBergen, announced the acquisition of Dymaxium, a trusted market access partner specializing in the exchange of evidence and information between payers and life science companies through its FormularyDecisions.com® platform.
buyer parent: AmerisourceBergen Corporation
buyer: Xcenda
Xcenda, part of AmerisourceBergen, is a strategic consultancy with 20+ years of experience applying real-world expertise in health economics and outcomes research, reimbursement, stakeholder insights, and market access consulting and communications. "
target: Dymaxium, Inc.
Dymaxium is a trusted market access partner specializing in the exchange of evidence and information between payers and life science companies through its FormularyDecisions.com® platform.
price ($mm)
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announced 10/7/2016 via BNC Analysis

M3, Inc., will acquire Vidal Group

synopsis: Electra Partners’ portfolio company AXIO Group has received a binding offer from M3 Inc. to purchase Vidal Group, a European provider of reference drug information. Vidal Group provides hospitals, primary care physicians, pharmacists, and patients with on-line access to up-to-date drug databases and related treatment-based information.
buyer: M3, Inc. (TSE:2413:$1,127.03)
M3 Inc. represents the three Ms of Medicine, Media, and Metamorphosis. Their company was founded with the goal of changing the world of medicine through making full use of the power of the Internet. "
target parent: Electra Partners LLP
target: Vidal Group
Vidal Group is a leading European healthcare informatics and information systems company. Vidal Group provides hospitals, primary care physicians, pharmacists, and patients across Europe with on-line access to up-to-date drug databases and related treatment-based information.
price ($mm)
$133
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 3/30/2016 via BNC Analysis

Affinity Equity Partners, will acquire MedicalDirector

synopsis: Leading Asian private equity firm Affinity Equity Partners agreed to acquire Sydney-based MedicalDirector (formerly Health Communication Network) from Australia’s Primary Health Care Ltd. MedicalDirector is a leading provider of clinical and enterprise software solutions to general practitioners, medical specialists and allied health professionals.
buyer: Affinity Equity Partners
Affinity Equity Partners is an independently-owned buyout fund manager comprising primarily the former investment professionals of UBS Capital Asia Pacific. They are pioneers in buyout investments in the Asia-Pacific region, with an established and widely recognised franchise. "
target parent: Primary Health Care Limited
target: MedicalDirector
MedicalDirector has been supporting healthcare professionals and improving health outcomes for more than 20 years. They provide software for practice management, optimizing patient outcomes, and access to Australia's most comprehensive and up-to-date pharmaceutical database.
price ($mm)
$119
rev ($mm)
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announced 8/26/2015 via Company Press Release

Inovalon, Inc., will acquire Avalere Health LLC

synopsis: Inovalon, a leading technology company providing cloud-based analytics and data-driven intervention platforms to the healthcare industry, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Avalere Health, Inc., a leading provider of data-driven advisory services and business intelligence solutions to the pharmaceutical and life sciences industry.
buyer: Inovalon, Inc. (INOV:$449.36)
Inovalon is a leading technology company that combines advanced cloud-based data analytics and data-driven intervention platforms to achieve meaningful insight and impact in clinical and quality outcomes, utilization, and financial performance across the healthcare landscape. "
target: Avalere Health LLC
Avalere Health, Inc. is a leading provider of data-driven advisory services and business intelligence solutions to the pharmaceutical and life sciences industry.
price ($mm)
$140
rev ($mm)
$47
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
3.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/4/2012 via BusinessWire

Decision Resources Group, acquired Abacus International

synopsis: Decision Resources Group, one of the world’s leading research and advisory firms focusing on healthcare insights and analysis, announced that it has acquired Abacus International, a pioneer in evidence-based global market access solutions for many of the world’s leading healthcare companies.
buyer parent: Piramal Group
buyer: Decision Resources Group
Decision Resources Group offers best-in-class, high-value information and insights on critical issues within the healthcare industry. The top biopharmaceutical, medical technology and managed care companies rely on the Company’s predictive analytics to make fully informed decisions. "
target: Abacus International
Abacus International is unique in its provision of services throughout the lifecycle of a pharmaceutical or medical device. They can provide tailored solutions to overcome each hurdle of the product development process, from pre-launch though to market access.
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closed 6/11/2012 via BNC Analysis

Piramal Healthcare Limited, acquired Decision Resources Group

synopsis: Piramal Healthcare Limited has completed its previously announced acquisition of Decision Resources Group, a US based company in the healthcare information segment. Decision Resources Group is a cohesive portfolio of companies that offers best in class, high-value information and insights on important sectors of the healthcare industry.
buyer parent: Piramal Group
buyer: Piramal Healthcare Limited
With assets across North America, Europe and Asia, Piramal Healthcare is one of the largest pharmaceutical custom manufacturing companies across the world. It has significant presence in the global critical care space with sales of anesthesia products to over 100 countries. "
target parent: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
target: Decision Resources Group
Decision Resources Group offers best-in-class, high-value information and insights on critical issues within the healthcare industry. The top biopharmaceutical, medical technology and managed care companies rely on the Company’s predictive analytics to make fully informed decisions.
price ($mm)
$635
rev ($mm)
$160
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
4.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/22/2010 via Company Press Release

CT Corsearch, acquired Edital

synopsis: CT Corsearch, the premier provider of clearance and protection solutions for trademark and brand professionals, announced it’s acquired Edital, the Questel trademark branch. This acquisition will create best-in-class solutions for managing a brand lifecycle globally—from creation to watching to protecting, maintaining and renewing a brand.
buyer parent: Wolters Kluwer NV
buyer: CT Corsearch
CT Corsearch provides high-quality, intuitive tools and expertise that trademark professionals need to effectively manage the trademark screening, search review and watching processes. "
target parent: Questel
target: Edital
Edital was established in Brussels in 1982 and acquired by Questel, a world leader in Intellectual Property in 2005. Its sole purpose has been to create global solutions for the Intellectual Property professional.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$8
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/27/2007 via PR Newswire

Thomson Pharma, acquired Prous Science

synopsis: The Thomson Corporation, a leading provider of information solutions to business and professional customers worldwide, today announced that it has acquired Prous Science, a global leader in the provision of life sciences information solutions. Prous Science will become part of Thomson Scientific.
buyer parent: The Thomson Corporation
buyer: Thomson Pharma (:$964.58)
Thomson Scientific & Healthcare provides integrated information solutions to researchers and librarians, physicians and pharmacists, and other professionals worldwide. "
target: Prous Science
Prous Science is a trusted source of information on which science depends to discover safer and more effective medicines. The company's products have evolved through the years from print journals to sophisticated electronic products incorporating the latest advances in IT.
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closed 9/15/2007 via Company Description

MergerMarket, acquired Infinata, Inc.

synopsis: In September 2007, Mergermarket acquired Infinata, an information solutions and marketing analytics provider to the global financial service, life science, and high technology industries.
buyer parent: Pearson plc
buyer: MergerMarket
MergerMarket, part of Pearson's Financial Times Group, is an unparalleled, independent M&A intelligence tool used by the world's foremost financial institutions to originate deals. It provides proprietary intelligence on potential deal flow, potential mandates and valuations. "
target: Infinata, Inc.
Infinata is an innovative provider of information solutions and marketing analytics to the global financial service, life science, and high-tech industries. Our information suites include: BioPharm Insight, High Net Worth Insight, and Corporate Tracker.
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announced 10/7/2019 via BNC Analysis

Inflexion Private Equity Partners LLP, will acquire Pharmaspectra

synopsis: Inflexion Private Equity, a UK mid-market private equity firm, will acquire Pharmaspectra, a global provider of medical affairs data to the pharmaceutical and biotech industry. Pharmaspectra offers the world's largest database for medical scientific literature and biomedical literature.
buyer: Inflexion Private Equity Partners LLP
Inflexion is a UK mid-market private equity firm. They invest in high growth, entrepreneurial businesses and work with them to accelerate growth. Inflexion’s flexible approach allows it to back both majority and minority investments, typically investing £10m to £150m of equity in each deal. "
target: Pharmaspectra
Pharmaspectra is a global provider of medical affairs data to the pharmaceutical and biotech industry. Pharmaspectra offers the world's largest database for medical scientific literature and biomedical literature. Their web-based solutions analyze data across the entire medical continuum.
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closed 5/3/2013 via Company Press Release

JISC Collections, acquired SpringerProtocols

synopsis: Springer announced that JISC Collections has purchased the archive content of SpringerProtocols; the world’s largest database of life sciences protocols. SpringerProtocols contains more than 31,000 protocols, most of which come from the classic book series “Methods in Molecular Biology”.
buyer: JISC Collections
JISC Collections supports the procurement of digital content for education and research in the UK. They are uniquely placed to provide members with: expertise in negotiating and procurement, within the scholarly communications sector. "
target parent: EQT
target: SpringerProtocols
SpringerProtocols combines the world’s largest collection of life sciences and bio-medicine protocols with advanced search functionality. Used primarily in the life sciences, the protocols provide sets of instructions that allow scientists to recreate experiments in their own laboratories.
price ($mm)
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announced 3/8/2016 via PR Newswire

Nordic Capital, will acquire ERT

synopsis: Genstar Capital, a leading private equity firm focused on the healthcare, software, financial services, and industrial technology industries, announced the sale of ERT, a leading provider of high-quality patient data collection solutions for use in clinical drug development, to Nordic Capital Fund VIII.
buyer: Nordic Capital
Nordic Capital is a leader in Nordic private equity investments, and now has an enviable reputation in investment and portfolio management. Since launching in 1989, Nordic Capital funds have delivered outstanding returns for our investors. "
target parent: Genstar Capital LLC
target: ERT
ERT is a leading provider of high-quality patient data collection solutions for use in clinical drug development. ERT delivers a combination of technology, services and clinical consulting that increase the accuracy and reliability of patient data and improve the widely deployed solutions.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$300
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/7/2013 via Wall Street Journal

Wilmington Group plc, acquired NHiS Ltd

synopsis: Wilmington Group plc, the provider of Information, Compliance, and Education to professional markets announced the acquisition of the entire issued and to be issued share capital of NHiS Limited. NHiS is a leading provider of business intelligence, data analysis, workflow tools and other services to pharmaceutical companies in the UK.
buyer: Wilmington Group plc (LSE:WIL:$162.62)
Wilmington Group plc is a dynamic and expanding company providing information and training to professional business markets. Their businesses enable professionals and their organizations to perform better by providing quality, relevant and reliable information, education and knowledge. "
target: NHiS Ltd
NHiS is the leading provider of market intelligence and insight to the pharmaceutical sector. NHiS’s products assist organizations in their understanding, engagement and optimization of their markets.
price ($mm)
$8.82
rev ($mm)
$3
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
5.2x
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/3/2012 via PR Newswire

Genstar Capital LLC, acquired ERT

synopsis: ERT, a global technology-driven provider of health outcomes services to biopharmaceutical sponsors and contract research organizations, announced that Genstar Capital, LLC, has completed its acquisition of the company in a take-private transaction.
buyer: Genstar Capital LLC
Genstar Capital LLC has more than $3 billion of committed capital under management and targets investments focused on selected sectors within the life science, healthcare services, software and software services, insurance and financial services, and industrial technology industries. "
target: ERT
ERT is a global technology-driven provider of health outcomes research services and customizable medical devices supporting biopharmaceutical sponsors and contract research organizations to achieve their drug development and healthcare objectives.
price ($mm)[EV]
$395 [$370]
rev ($mm)
$194
EBITDA ($mm)
$42
EV / rev
1.9x
EV / EBITDA
9.0x
closed 9/13/2011 via PR Newswire

ImpactRx, Inc., acquired TargetRx, Inc.

synopsis: ImpactRx, a Symphony Technology Group company and the pioneer in measuring the impact of promotion on physician prescribing behavior, announced that it has acquired 100% of TargetRx, Inc., a leading provider of insight into the drivers of physician behavior for pharmaceutical companies.
buyer parent: Symphony Technology Group
buyer: ImpactRx, Inc.
ImpactRx is the leading provider of consultative and analytically-based promotional effectiveness solutions to the healthcare industry. ImpactRx's ImpactData™ is the industry’s sole source of continuous-capture market promotion and physician treatment data. "
target: TargetRx, Inc.
TargetRx, Inc. is a leading provider of insight into the drivers of physician behavior for pharmaceutical companies. The company offers a suite of solutions from pipeline to patent expiry.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 2/3/2016 via PR Newswire

IMS Health Incorporated, acquired AlphaImpactRx, Inc

synopsis: Symphony Technology Group announced the closing of the sale of AlphaImpactRx, a leading provider of primary research and analytics-based insight for biopharmaceutical and consumer health companies to IMS Health, a global information and technology services company serving the healthcare industry.
buyer: IMS Health Incorporated (NYSE:IQV:$10,412.00)
IMS Health is a leading global information and technology services company providing clients in the healthcare industry with end-to-end solutions to measure and improve their performance. They connect configurable SaaS applications to complex healthcare data in the IMS One™ cloud platform. "
target parent: Symphony Technology Group
target: AlphaImpactRx, Inc
AlphaImpactRx is the leading provider of primary research-based insights, analytics and solutions to pharmaceutical, consumer health and medical device companies. They provide market research to help its global healthcare clients make informed and business decisions to market their products.
price ($mm)
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closed 4/18/2011 via PR Newswire

Symphony Technology Group, acquired ImpactRx, Inc.

synopsis: ImpactRx, the pioneer in measuring the impact of promotion on physician prescribing behavior, announced that Symphony Technology Group (STG), has acquired a majority ownership interest in the Company. STG is a leading private equity firm with a strategic focus on data, analytics and technology-enabled services companies.
buyer: Symphony Technology Group
Symphony Technology Group (STG) is a strategic private equity firm with the mission of investing in and building great software and services companies. STG also provides transformation expertise to enable its companies to deliver maximum value to its clients. "
target: ImpactRx, Inc.
ImpactRX annually captures three-million treatment decisions, fueling its unique ImpactData™ industry database. ImpactRx leverages this unprecedented intelligence with custom research and analytics to provide insightful solutions to pharmaceutical marketing and sales decision makers.
price ($mm)
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closed 8/16/2017 via PR Newswire

Decision Resources Group, acquired Context Matters

synopsis: Decision Resources Group announced that it has completed the acquisition of Context Matters, the innovative data technology start-up that developed a first-of-its-kind global market access integrated data platform.
buyer parent: Piramal Group
buyer: Decision Resources Group
Decision Resources Group (DRG), a subsidiary of Piramal Enterprises Ltd., offers best-in-class, high-value data, analytics and insights products and services to the healthcare industry, delivered by more than 900 employees across 15 offices in North America, Europe and Asia. "
target: Context Matters
Context Matters is led by a team with extensive experience in the pharma & biotech and financial & information sectors with deep operational familiarity of the issues facing the pharmaceutical industry and those following the industry.
price ($mm)
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closed 2/26/2020 via PR Newswire

Arsenal Capital Partners, acquired BresMed Health Solutions Ltd

synopsis: Arsenal Capital Partners, a leading private equity firm investing in healthcare and specialty industrials companies, announced the acquisition of BresMed Health Solutions, a pioneer in providing health economic research, communications, and consulting services to the global pharmaceutical industry.
buyer: Arsenal Capital Partners
Arsenal is a leading private equity firm that specializes in investments in middle‐market specialty industrials and healthcare companies. Since its inception in 2000, Arsenal has raised institutional equity investment funds of $5.3 billion, and completed more than 45 platform investments. "
target: BresMed Health Solutions Ltd
BresMed is a health economic and outcomes research consultancy that provides health economic solutions to the global pharmaceutical industry. Established in 2006, BresMed has more than 150 staff across offices in the U.K., Ireland, the Netherlands, the U.S., and India.
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M3.com
M3.com
M3.com is Japan's largest portal site dedicated to healthcare professionals. M3.com provides the latest medical news, overseas journal article summaries, and medical resources. The portal offers information on clinical trials and other services in the healthcare and pharmaceutical industries.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$1,015.17
EBITDA ($mm)
$288.13
EBIT ($mm)
$275.64
Net Income ($mm)
$175.78
Employees
5165
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Ticker: TSE:2413
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
M3, Inc.
M3 Inc. represents the three Ms of Medicine, Media, and Metamorphosis. Their company was founded with the goal of changing the world of medicine through making full use of the power of the Internet.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$1,127.03
EBITDA ($mm)
$319.84
EBIT ($mm)
$286.78
Net Income ($mm)
$193.56
Employees
6024
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Ticker: TSE:6095
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
MedPeer,Inc.
MedPeer,Inc.
MedPeer provides appropriate services at every stage of the clinical process physicians are involved in day-to-day clinical operation. Drug Evaluation provides detailed peer reviews of prescription drugs, and Meet the Experts allows members to consult expert physicians in specific therapeutic areas.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$9.13
EBITDA ($mm)
$0.94
EBIT ($mm)
$0.39
Net Income ($mm)
$0.20
Employees
44
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