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announced 8/11/2016 via BNC Analysis

Avantel Limited, will acquire Wonder Whizkids

synopsis: Avantel, a company that specializes in integrating technologies related to wireless front-end, Satellite Communication, Network management, Software development and more, is acquiring Wonderwhizkids (Wiki Kids Limited), an e-Learning portal for K-8 to K-12 math & science students.
buyer: Avantel Limited (BSE:532406:$3.69)
Avantel specializes in integrating technologies related to wireless front-end, Satellite Communication, Embedded systems, Signal Processing, Network management and Software development. They are based in Hyderabad, India. "
target: Wonder Whizkids
Wonderwhizkids (Wiki Kids Limited) is an e-Learning portal for K-8 to K-12 math & science students in India. The portal features math, biology, physics and chemistry concepts aligned with International Baccalaureate, Advanced Placements and NCERT standards.
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closed 9/2/2020 via PR Newswire

Squla, acquired scoyo

synopsis: Squla, a consumer education company in the Netherlands, has acquired Scoyo, an online learning platform for primary and secondary school students in Germany. Scoyo makes learning fun by providing content in a cartoon world. They offer e-learning content for German and English language learning, mathematics, biology, physics, chemistry, and art.
buyer parent: Levine Leichtman Capital Partners Inc.
buyer: Squla
Squla is the leading consumer education brand for parents and their children in the Netherlands. Squla provides interactive educational tools for primary school students. Squla is linked to the Dutch national curriculum and is designed to supplement a student’s education in a fun and adaptive way. "
target: scoyo
Scoyo is an online learning platform for primary and secondary school students in Germany. Scoyo makes learning fun by providing content in a playful cartoon world. Their platform offers e-learning content for German and English language learning, mathematics, biology, physics, chemistry, and art.
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announced 1/3/2020 via BNC Analysis

Aakash Educational Services Limited, will acquire Meritnation

synopsis: Aakash Educational Services Ltd, a leading educational institution in India, will acquire a 66% stake in Meritnation from Info Edge, India’s premier online classifieds company. Meritnation is an Indian company that develops study content and assessment modules for students of classes I - XII. Meritnatio offers content for math, science and English.
buyer: Aakash Educational Services Limited
Aakash is a leading educational institution in India. Aakash provides comprehensive test preparatory services to students preparing for medical and engineering entrance exams, school/board exams, KVPY, NTSE, Olympiads and other Foundation level exams. "
target parent: Info Edge
target: Meritnation
Meritnation is an Indian company that develops study content and assessment modules for students of classes I - XII. Meritnatio offers content for mathematics, science and English. They also offer online and offline test preparation modules for various undergraduate entrance examinations.
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$7.00*
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closed 4/8/2019 via Company Press Release

Nearpod, acquired Flocabulary

synopsis: Nearpod, an all-in-one solution for the synchronized use of iPads in the classroom, has acquired Flocabulary, a learning program for all grades. Flocabulary uses educational hip-hop music to engage students and increase achievement across the curriculum. Their standards-based videos and instructional activities help develop core literacy skills.
buyer: Nearpod
Nearpod is an all-in-one solution for the synchronized use of iPads in the classroom. Nearpod makes lectures more engaging through interactive multimedia presentations. With Nearpod, teachers can create mobile presentations, engage students in class, and assess them in real time. "
target: Flocabulary
Flocabulary is a learning program for all grades. Flocabulary uses educational hip-hop music to engage students and increase achievement across the curriculum. Teachers use Flocabulary’s standards-based videos and instructional activities to supplement instruction and develop core literacy skills.
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closed 6/10/2015 via Company Press Release

Digischool, acquired L'île des Mathématiques

synopsis: digiSchool, an online education community, acquired L'île des Mathématiques (IleMaths.net), a leading website for online mathematics which brings together more than 1.7 million users a month and has over 500,000 registered members.
buyer: Digischool
Digischool is the leading online community for the 15-25 year old demographic, uniting young people around the access and sharing of knowledge. Digischool was founded by Thierry Debarnot and Anthony Kuntz in 2011 with the belief that education and teaching were undergoing a digital revolution. "
target: L'île des Mathématiques
L'île des Mathématiques (ILEmaths.net) was founded in 1999 by Tom Pascal and his wife, a mathematics teacher. ILEmaths.net offers students online resources that are free and easily searchable.
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closed 8/2/2012 via PR Newswire

McGraw-Hill Education, acquired Key Curriculum Press

synopsis: McGraw-Hill Education, a division of The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc., announced the acquisition of Key Curriculum, a privately held developer of mathematics learning technology in the K-12 and higher education markets. Key Curriculum will contribute to the development of McGraw-Hill Education's math technologies.
buyer parent: The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
buyer: McGraw-Hill Education
McGraw-Hill Education is a leading global provider of educational materials, information and solutions for the Pre-K through 12th grade, Assessment, Higher Education and Professional markets. "
target parent: EQT Partners AB
target: Key Curriculum Press
Key Curriculum Press develops effective, high-quality mathematics instructional materials and software.It offers professional development workshops, online courses and webinars to provide educators with the training, experience and support they need to incorporate effective teaching strategies.
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closed 11/29/2019 via BNC Analysis

Sandbox & Co., acquired Hopster TV

synopsis: Sandbox and Co., UK's millennial learning company with a portfolio of digital products and services which help children learn while they play, has acquired Hopster, a company whose content helps develop kids’ literacy, numeracy and encourage exploring the world around them.
buyer: Sandbox & Co.
Sandbox and Co. is UK's millennial learning company with a portfolio of digital products and services which help children learn while they play. Their brands focus on globally relevant core subjects, encourage children to build on curiosity and help them develop 21st century skills. "
target: Hopster TV
By offering only developmental shows and then using them to power a carefully developed early years curriculum, UK's Hopster delivers a service parents can feel good about giving to their kids. Their content helps develop kids’ literacy, numeracy and encourage exploring the world around them.
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closed 10/26/2016 via Company Press Release

Imagine Learning, Inc., acquired Think Through Math

synopsis: Imagine Learning, a leader in elementary language and literacy software solutions, announced its acquisition of Pittsburgh-based Think Through Learning Inc., provider of the Think Through Math supplemental online math program.
buyer parent: Weld North LLC
buyer: Imagine Learning, Inc.
Imagine Learning, Inc., a Utah-based company, was founded with one goal in mind: to teach English to the children of the world. Today Imagine Learning English is being used by tens of thousands of students in hundreds of schools across the United States and around the world. "
target: Think Through Math
Think Through Math is a leader in education technology innovation, and is transforming math education in schools with the adaptive learning technology. Think Through Math integrates state-certified teachers who tutor struggling students live to improve math understanding.
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closed 10/25/2013 via Market Wire

Amazon.com, Inc., acquired TenMarks Education

synopsis: Catamount Ventures and Birchmere Ventures announced that they have completed the sale of TenMarks, a company that is helping teachers and parents deliver innovative mathematics curriculum to students across the country, to Amazon.com, Inc.
buyer: Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN:$280,522.00)
Amazon.com, Inc. is a Fortune 500 company based in Seattle. Amazon.com, Inc. seeks to be Earth’s most customer-centric company, where customers can find and discover anything they might want to buy online, and endeavors to offer its customers the lowest possible prices. "
target: TenMarks Education
TenMarks's web-based math programs have been used by students across tens of thousands of schools and thousands of districts. Each day, students across the country use TenMarks to improve their math skills and confidence.
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closed 5/19/2011 via PR Newswire

Sophia Learning, LLC, acquired Guaranteach

synopsis: Sophia, a first-of-its-kind online social teaching and learning platform that offers academic content to anyone, anywhere free of charge, announced that it has acquired Guaranteach, a Web-based service that provides tens of thousands of short-form tutorials along with assessment tools to students, teachers, colleges and schools.
buyer: Sophia Learning, LLC
Sophia is a first-of-its-kind social teaching and learning application that makes free, credible academic content available to anyone at anytime by harnessing the power of the Internet to enable everyone to participate in a worldwide learning community. "
target: Guaranteach
Founded in 2008, Guaranteach uses Web-based streaming videos to deliver customized math instruction. The company designs and builds innovative software, to change the way that computers are used in education, combining experience in teaching, parenting, entrepreneurship and technology.
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closed 9/21/2005 via BusinessWire

McDougal, Littell & Co., purchased programs for grades 7-12 from Larson Learning, Inc.

synopsis: McDougal Littell, Houghton Mifflin's secondary educational publishing division, acquired programs for grades 7-12 from Larson Learning.
buyer parent: Houghton Mifflin Riverdeep Group PLC
buyer: McDougal, Littell & Co.
McDougal Littell, a division of Houghton Mifflin Company, is among the fastest growing publishers in the United States, recognized for its innovation, dedication, and responsiveness to the needs of educators. They publish print and technology materials for various subjects for grades 6 through 12. "
seller: Larson Learning, Inc.
Textbooks, learning software, and online interactive multimedia programs for K-12.
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closed 7/30/2018 via PR Newswire

Imagine Learning, Inc., acquired Reasoning Mind

synopsis: Weld North Education (WNE), a leading digital education technology company focused on developing digital curriculum and tools for grades pre-K–12, announced its Imagine Learning business acquired Texas-based Reasoning Mind, a leading innovative math curriculum organization addressing the early learning market.
buyer parent: Silver Lake Partners
buyer: Imagine Learning, Inc.
Imagine Learning delivers language, literacy, and mathematics solutions for pre-K–12 students. Students and teachers love Imagine Language & Literacy, Imagine Math, Imagine Math Facts, and Imagine Español because they are research- and evidence-based, data driven, and incredibly fun to use. "
target: Reasoning Mind
Founded in 2000, Reasoning Mind has established itself as one of the highest-quality blended learning organizations for mathematics in the United States, servicing nearly a million students and teachers over 18 years, across several states.
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closed 4/25/2018 via Company Press Release

Activate Learning, acquired Conceptua Math, LLC

synopsis: Activate Learning, a leader in K-14 STEM curriculum, has acquired Conceptua Math, an innovator in mathematics curriculum for K-5 classrooms. Conceptua Math deploys online technology to enable multi-faceted classroom experiences. Students log into personalized lessons, receiving instant feedback while the program tracks granular data.
buyer parent: Palm Ventures, LLC
buyer: Activate Learning
Activate Learning is a leading provider of investigation-centered, K-14 mathematics and science curricula. The curricula were developed in partnership with leading universities through grants from the National Science Foundation and National Institutes of Health. "
target: Conceptua Math, LLC
Conceptua Math is an innovator in mathematics curriculum for K-5 classrooms. Conceptua Math deploys online technology to enable multi-faceted classroom experiences. Students log into personalized lessons, receiving instant feedback while the program tracks granular data.
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closed 9/30/2016 via PR Newswire

McGraw-Hill Education, acquired Redbird Advanced Learning

synopsis: McGraw-Hill Education announced the acquisition of Redbird Advanced Learning, LLC, a leading digital personalized learning company that offers courses in K-12 math, language arts and writing and virtual professional development programs for educators. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
buyer parent: Apollo Global Management
buyer: McGraw-Hill Education
McGraw-Hill Education is a digital learning company that draws on its more than 100 years of educational expertise to offer solutions that improve learning outcomes around the world. "
target: Redbird Advanced Learning
Founded in 2013 and headquartered in Oakland, CA, Redbird Advanced Learning is a digital personalized learning company that offers courses in K-12 math, language arts and writing and virtual professional development programs for educators.
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closed 5/29/2015 via BusinessWire

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, acquired Scholastic Educational Technology and Services

synopsis: Global learning company Houghton Mifflin Harcourt announced that it has completed its previously-announced acquisition of the Educational Technology and Services business of Scholastic Corporation. The EdTech segment of Scholastic provides digital intervention curriculum, products and services to schools and districts throughout the United States.
buyer: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMHC:$1,387.60)
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) is a leading provider of pre-K–12 education content, services, and cutting-edge technology solutions across a variety of media, HMH enables learning in a changing landscape. "
target parent: Scholastic Inc.
target: Scholastic Educational Technology and Services
The EdTech segment of Scholastic provides digital intervention curriculum, products and services to schools and districts throughout the United States as well as related implementation and assessment services and school consulting services.
price ($mm)
$575
rev ($mm)
$249
EBITDA ($mm)
$68
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2.3x
EV / EBITDA
8.5x
closed 9/21/2005 via BusinessWire

Great Source Education Group, Inc., purchased K-6 programs from Larson Learning, Inc.

synopsis: Great Source Education Group, Houghton Mifflin's supplemental educational publishing division, acquired several K-6 programs from Larson Learning.
buyer parent: Houghton Mifflin Riverdeep Group PLC
buyer: Great Source Education Group, Inc.
Great Source Education Group publishes affordable, curriculum-based resources for students and teachers in grades pre-K through 12, as well as for parents. Great Source also publishes programs designed to meet specific initiatives such as summer school, afterschool, intervention, test prep, and ESL."
seller: Larson Learning, Inc.
Textbooks, learning software, and online interactive multimedia programs for K-12.
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closed 7/27/2020 via BusinessWire

Edgenuity, Inc., acquired Purpose Prep

synopsis: Weld North Education announced it has acquired Purpose Prep, a leading technology-based online course provider focused on Social and Emotional Learning (SEL). Purpose Prep will become part of Edgenuity, a leading provider of online curriculum and instructional services for the K-12 market.
buyer parent: SilverLake
buyer: Edgenuity, Inc.
Edgenuity is a leading provider of online curriculum and instructional services for the K-12 market. Nationwide, Edgenuity is in use by more than 20,000 schools, including 20 of the 25 largest school districts, to meet academic goals and improve student outcomes. "
target: Purpose Prep
Purpose Prep is a leading technology-based online course provider focused on Social and Emotional Learning. The Purpose Prep curriculum focuses on personal, character, and leadership development as well as the development of healthy social and emotional skills and readiness for life beyond school.
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closed 7/26/2012 via BNC Analysis

TSL Education Ltd., acquired TES Brightspark

synopsis: TSL Education is the sole owner of online tutoring platform TES Brightspark, after acquiring founder Tom Hooper's 50% stake. The education resources firm acquired half of Brightspark in March 2011. BrightSpark is an online learning company focused on math at primary and secondary level.
buyer parent: Charterhouse Capital Partners
buyer: TSL Education Ltd.
TSL Education Limited operates as an educational publishing company in the United Kingdom. The company offers online resources, newspapers, magazines, Websites, events, and exhibitions for the professional educational field covering from primary through to further and higher education. "
target: TES Brightspark
TES BrightSpark is an online learning company focused on math at primary and secondary level. The company provides one-to-one tutoring online, integrated with structured curriculum content and state of the art technology.
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closed 10/17/2012 via Yahoo, Inc.

Macmillan Digital Education, acquired Maths Doctor

synopsis: Macmillan Digital Education announced the acquisition of Maths Doctor - a British award-winning e-learning business that is run by qualified teachers. Maths Doctor provides live one-to-one home tutoring via the internet, plus worksheets and tutoring videos via its newly launched mobile phone app.
buyer parent: Verlagsgruppe Georg von Holtzbrinck GmbH
buyer: Macmillan Digital Education
Launched in January 2012 by one of the world's leading educational publishers, Macmillan Digital Education captures opportunities in the consumer online education markets. "
target: Maths Doctor
Maths Doctor provides live one-to-one home tutoring via the internet, plus worksheets and tutoring videos via its newly launched mobile phone app.
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closed 12/5/2011 via BNC Analysis

Oxford University Press, acquired MyMaths Limited

synopsis: Oxford University Press has acquired MyMaths Limited. MyMaths Limited operates a subscription website for schools. It is based in the UK and is used in about 70 countries by around 4 million students a year. MyMaths provides access to a range of ready-made lessons and online homework tasks.
buyer parent: University of Oxford
buyer: Oxford University Press
Oxford University Press (OUP) is a department of the University of Oxford. It furthers the University's objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide. OUP is the world's largest university press with the widest global presence. "
target: MyMaths Limited
MyMaths Limited operates a subscription website for schools. It is based in the UK and is used in about 70 countries by around 4 million students a year. MyMaths provides access to a range of ready-made lessons and online homework tasks.
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announced 8/11/2016 via BNC Analysis

Avantel Limited, will acquire Wonder Whizkids

synopsis: Avantel, a company that specializes in integrating technologies related to wireless front-end, Satellite Communication, Network management, Software development and more, is acquiring Wonderwhizkids (Wiki Kids Limited), an e-Learning portal for K-8 to K-12 math & science students.
buyer: Avantel Limited (BSE:532406:$3.69)
Avantel specializes in integrating technologies related to wireless front-end, Satellite Communication, Embedded systems, Signal Processing, Network management and Software development. They are based in Hyderabad, India. "
target: Wonder Whizkids
Wonderwhizkids (Wiki Kids Limited) is an e-Learning portal for K-8 to K-12 math & science students in India. The portal features math, biology, physics and chemistry concepts aligned with International Baccalaureate, Advanced Placements and NCERT standards.
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announced 8/11/2016 via BNC Analysis

Avantel Limited, will acquire Wonder Whizkids

synopsis: Avantel, a company that specializes in integrating technologies related to wireless front-end, Satellite Communication, Network management, Software development and more, is acquiring Wonderwhizkids (Wiki Kids Limited), an e-Learning portal for K-8 to K-12 math & science students.
buyer: Avantel Limited (BSE:532406:$3.69)
Avantel specializes in integrating technologies related to wireless front-end, Satellite Communication, Embedded systems, Signal Processing, Network management and Software development. They are based in Hyderabad, India. "
target: Wonder Whizkids
Wonderwhizkids (Wiki Kids Limited) is an e-Learning portal for K-8 to K-12 math & science students in India. The portal features math, biology, physics and chemistry concepts aligned with International Baccalaureate, Advanced Placements and NCERT standards.
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closed 9/24/2020 via BNC Analysis

Studer Family Office, acquired NSM Engineering AG

synopsis: Studer Family Office has bought NSM Holding (NSM Engineering), a Swiss software engineering company with headquarters in Zurich and with its own nearshore development centers in Serbia (Belgrade, Nis) and Romania. They are experienced professionals of solution architects, engineers and project managers dedicated to creating IT value for clients.
buyer: Studer Family Office
Studer Family Office AG manages and invests the assets of the Studer family and dear friends. They secure their assets, holistically and yield-oriented for future generations. They are independent in spirit and action and their actions promote a positive impact on society and the environment. "
target: NSM Engineering AG
NSM Engineering is a Swiss software engineering company with headquarters in Zurich and with its own nearshore development centers in Serbia (Belgrade, Nis) and Romania. Experienced professionals of solution architects, engineers and project managers dedicated to creating IT value for clients.
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closed 9/23/2020 via BNC Analysis

Th1ng Internet AB, acquired IoT Open One AB

synopsis: Sweden-based TH1NG has acquired the remaining 50% of IoT Open from AB Boxplay. Headquartered in Stockholm, IoT Open is the developer of an IoT (Internet of Things) platform that delivers fast, secure, and scalable solutions. With the acquisition, TH1NG can offer complete end-to-end offerings for customers of all sizes.
buyer: Th1ng Internet AB
TH1NG is a Swedish provider of smart, secure, and connected services focused on the customer. The company offers broadband, TV, telephony, IoT (Internet of Things), and smart services to individuals, companies, property owners, and municipalities. "
target parent: Alleato
target: IoT Open One AB
Sweden-based IoT Open is the developer of an IoT (Internet of Things) platform that delivers one of the market's fastest, most secure, and most scalable solutions. The company offers solutions for homes, companies, municipalities, and society as a whole.
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closed 9/14/2020 via BNC Analysis

TEKenable, acquired Greenfinch Technology

synopsis: TEKenable, an Irish technology company, has acquired Greenfinch Technology, a software development company in Ireland. Greenfinch specialises in developing cloud solutions, mobile apps and web apps. They also provide healthcare software development services for creating medical apps classified as Software as a Medical Device (SaMD).
buyer: TEKenable
TEKenable is an Irish technology company that combines modern technologies with legacy systems to deliver digital evolution. TEKenable offers services for low code platforms, cloud computing, consulting & custom development, artificial intelligence, and cyber security. "
target: Greenfinch Technology
Greenfinch Technology is a software development company in Ireland. Greenfinch specialises in developing cloud solutions, mobile apps and web apps. They also provide healthcare software development services for creating medical apps classified as Software as a Medical Device (SaMD).
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closed 9/9/2020 via BNC Analysis

Bastion Rare, acquired Cyndica Labs

synopsis: Independent Australian agency Bastion Collective has grown during COVID-19 by acquiring a US agency to expand its operations in the region. Digital transformation and eCommerce agency, Cyndica Labs will merge into Bastion’s US digital agency, Bastion Rare.
buyer parent: Bastion Collective
buyer: Bastion Rare
Bastion Rare provides custom web, mobile, and digital marketing services for companies looking for a competitive advantage in their industry. Bastion Rare heads up the US digital division of Bastion Collective, a global marketing and communications group with offices in Australia, USA and China. "
target: Cyndica Labs
Cyndica Labs is a full service agency that brings together a unique blend of specialists to solve business challenges. From website design, eCommerce, app development, branding and advertising; they're equipped to deliver results. Cyndica Labs is based in Irvine, CA.
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closed 9/2/2020 via PR Newswire

DMI, acquired Devgurus

synopsis: DMI, a leading end-to-end mobility and business transformation company, has acquired Devgurus, an experienced software development group in Spain and Argentina. Devgurus employs the latest tools, technologies and processes to deliver excellent solutions. They offer services for cloud platforms, headless commerce, headless CMS, and more.
buyer: DMI
DMI combines all the skills and services necessary to deliver mobile enterprise solutions. DMI has expertise in enterprise-strength web and app development, IoT, digital commerce, analytics, brand and marketing, artificial intelligence and secure device and app management. "
target: Devgurus
Devgurus is an experienced software development group in Spain and Argentina. Devgurus employs the latest accelerated development methodologies, tools, technologies and processes to deliver excellent solutions. They offer services for cloud platforms, headless commerce, headless CMS, and more.
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closed 9/1/2020 via BusinessWire

Apex Systems, Inc., acquired LeapFrog Systems

synopsis: Apex Systems has acquired LeapFrog Systems, Inc., a specialized consultancy focused on digital business transformation services. As part of Apex Systems, LeapFrog will have greater access to leading methodologies to address some of the most critical digital transformation and enterprise solutions challenges faced by Fortune 500 and 1000 companies.
buyer parent: ASGN Incorporated
buyer: Apex Systems, Inc.
Apex Systems is a technology services business that incorporates industry insights and experience to deliver solutions that fulfill its clients’ digital visions. Apex provides a continuum of service from workforce mobilization to digital innovation to drive better results and deliver more value. "
target: LeapFrog Systems
LeapFrog is a specialized consultancy focused on providing enterprise-scale digital business transformation services to Fortune 500 clients. LeapFrog offers digital capacity on demand, including strategy and implementation services, as well as provides digital transformation consulting.
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closed 8/27/2020 via PR Newswire

The Acacia Group, acquired Tradehelm

synopsis: The Acacia Group has acquired TradeHelm, a software development, DevOps and technology managed services business. The acquisition creates a nearshore center of excellence for Acacia Group portfolio companies serving the commercial sector, meeting growing client demands for more agile and cost-effective software development capabilities.
buyer: The Acacia Group
The Acacia Group is a values-driven operational investor in technology and services businesses. The company's approach focuses on advancing capability through R&D and acquisition, and prioritizing the needs of employees, customers, and partners. "
target: Tradehelm
TradeHelm is a software development, DevOps, and technology managed services company. TradeHelm supports clients across the Americas with DevOps, cloud, Quality Assurance, and mobile development capabilities and managed services.
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announced 8/26/2020 via Reuters

Triton, will acquire HiQ International

synopsis: Private equity firm Triton announced a 3.9 billion crown ($445 million) cash bid for IT consultancy firm HiQ International, a leading Nordic consultancy company with both regional and global clients. HiQ helps their clients all the way from strategy and design to technical development and operation.
buyer: Triton
The Triton funds invest in and support the positive development of medium-sized businesses headquartered in Europe, focusing on businesses in the Industrial, Business Services and Consumer/Health sectors. Triton seeks to contribute to the building of better businesses for the longer term. "
target: HiQ International (OM:HIQ:$207.50)
HiQ simplifies people’s lives and creates a better world through technology and communications. They are a leading Nordic consultancy company with both regional and global clients. HiQ helps their clients all the way from strategy and design to technical development and operation.
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closed 8/26/2020 via Company Press Release

Htec Group Inc., acquired Execom, d.o.o.

synopsis: HTEC Group, a consulting and technology R&D services company, has acquired Execom, a Serbian software engineering company focused on the complete development cycle. The acquisition provides HTEC Group with the ability to expand both in terms of engineering capacity and additional domain expertise in new industry verticals.
buyer: Htec Group Inc.
HTEC Group is a consulting and technology R&D services company. HTEC combines technology experts, business consultants, and engineers skilled in product development, hardware and firmware engineering, data science, AI, and scalable cloud platforms to deliver fully integrated solutions. "
target: Execom, d.o.o.
Serbia-based Execom is a software engineering company focused on the complete development cycle, from idea, design, and production to maintenance of complex software solutions. The company has a broad range of expertise across Technical Automation, Business Process Automation, IoT, and more.
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announced 8/19/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Stockwik Förvaltning AB, will acquire RUN Communications AB

synopsis: Stockwik Förvaltning AB, a Swedish investment company, will acquire RUN Communications AB, a Swedish IT hosting and consulting company. RUN helps their clients to coordinate their IT resources and make their businesses more efficient. They offer services for networking, cyber security, business systems, cloud computing, and more.
buyer: Stockwik Förvaltning AB (OM:STWK:$45.36)
Stockwik is a Swedish investment company. Stockwik invests in a portfolio of well-managed, stable and profitable, smaller Swedish companies. The company offers a stable platform for small companies to develop both organically and through complementary acquisitions. "
target: RUN Communications AB
RUN Communications is a Swedish IT hosting and consulting company. RUN helps their clients to coordinate their IT resources and make their businesses more efficient. They offer services for networking, cyber security, business systems, cloud computing, and more.
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$9.14
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closed 8/19/2020 via BNC Analysis

Oxygen Public Relations srl, acquired Frank Group

synopsis: Oxygen, an integrated communications agency in Romania, has acquired Frank Group, an independent digital advertising agency in Romania. Frank provides a wide range of communication solutions to help their clients forge sustainable and meaningful relationships with their customers. Their services include social media, web design and app development.
buyer: Oxygen Public Relations srl
Oxygen is an integrated communications agency in Romania that aims to help brands and businesses grow sustainably. Oxygen delivers business and communication solutions to help their clients achieve their goals. Their services include public relations, branding, social media and consumer engagement. "
target: Frank Group
Frank Group is an independent digital advertising agency in Romania. Frank provides a wide range of communication solutions to help their clients forge sustainable and meaningful relationships with their customers. Their services include social media, web design and app development.
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announced 8/19/2020 via BNC Analysis

Spirit Telecom, will acquire Reliance Technology

synopsis: Spirit Telecom, an Australian telecommunication services company, will acquire Reliance Technology, an information and communication technology firm in Australia. Reliance Technology helps their clients to implement products and services that best match their needs. Their services include network management, web design, telecommunications and more.
buyer: Spirit Telecom (ASX:ST1:$25.18)
Spirit Telecom is an Australian telecommunication services company. Spirit provides Australians with fast wireless Internet. The company also provides managed IT services and cloud-based solutions that ensures Australian businesses have the support they need to work and grow. "
target: Reliance Technology
Reliance Technology is an information and communication technology firm in Australia. Reliance Technology helps their clients to implement products and services that best match their needs. Their services include network management, web design, telecommunications, and more.
price ($mm)
$5.95
rev ($mm)
$9
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.9x
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/17/2020 via BusinessWire

Endava, acquired Comtrade Digital Services

synopsis: Endava plc has announced the acquisition of the Comtrade Digital Services business from Comtrade Group B.V. Comtrade Digital Services is a provider of strategic software engineering services and solutions and serves clients predominantly in the European Union but also elsewhere in Europe and in the United States.
buyer: Endava (NYSE:DAVA:$441.52)
UK-based Endava is a leading technology services provider and helps accelerate disruption by delivering rapid evolution to enterprises. Endava helps clients become digital, experience-driven businesses by assisting them with the development and deployment of products, platforms, and solutions. "
target parent: Comtrade Group
target: Comtrade Digital Services
Comtrade Digital Services, with its headquarters in Dublin, Ireland and delivery centers across the Adriatic, is a provider of strategic software engineering services and solutions and serves clients predominantly in the European Union but also elsewhere in Europe and in the United States.
price ($mm)
$71
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/14/2020 via PR Newswire

Improving Holdings, LLC, acquired Object Partners

synopsis: Improving, a technology consulting company, has acquired Object Partners, a custom software development firm. The Object Partners team will be joining forces with Improving – Minneapolis to grow the technology service capabilities to better serve the Twin Cities region.
buyer parent: Trinity Hunt Partners
buyer: Improving Holdings, LLC
Improving is a leading software development and technology consulting company. They offer custom software solutions, and training firm focused in Agile, Microsoft (.NET) and Java technologies. Their solutions and processes have helped clients realize their tactical and strategic business adjectives."
target: Object Partners
Object Partners is a custom software development firm. The company's service offerings focus on custom software development, Web and Mobile app development, Platform Engineering, Modern APIs, and Real-time Data architecture.
price ($mm)
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closed 8/13/2020 via BNC Analysis

3Pillar Global, acquired Isthmus Software

synopsis: American software engineering firm 3Pillar Global has acquired its Costa Rican rival Isthmus Software in an apparent move aimed at bolstering its agile software development services. Founded in 2003, Isthmus has employed around 200 professionals across two delivery centers in Costa Rica, with its roster of clients including the likes of Walmart.
buyer: 3Pillar Global
Founded in 2006, Three Pillar Global is a trusted, high-growth software product development company providing solutions for today's expanding mobile environment. The company offers solutions expertise in the areas of mobile, SaaS enablement and product. "
target: Isthmus Software
Isthmus is a nearshore software development company headquartered in San José, Costa Rica. They combine business domain knowledge, proven agile methodologies, and the use of market-aligned technologies to deliver high-quality software for clients in the U.S.
price ($mm)
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closed 8/12/2020 via BNC Analysis

Uptime OÜ, acquired Jmmj

synopsis: Estonian software developer Uptime has acquired a majority stake in JMMJ, a Polish software house. JMMJ specializes in .NET and front-end development, as well as develops mobile applications for iOS and Android, web pages, and cloud services. JMMJ is Microsoft Certified Partner and has extensive experience with the Microsoft Azure platform.
buyer: Uptime OÜ
Uptime is a software development company based in Estonia. The company offers IT services such as software development, SharePoint solutions, mobile and cloud applications, information search and business intelligence solutions, IT administration, and maintenance services. "
target: Jmmj
Warsaw-based JMMJ specializes in custom-made software design and development supporting Cloud Computing. JMMJ has expertise in the field of mobile and web technology, including Artificial Intelligence, Augmented Reality, and Machine Learning.
price ($mm)
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closed 8/12/2020 via BNC Analysis

Source Capital, LLC, acquired BlueAlly

synopsis: Source Capital, a private investment firm focused on providing flexible equity and debt capital to lower middle-market companies, has acquired BlueAlly Technology Solutions, a cloud infrastructure and managed services provider. The partnership will allow BlueAlly to accelerate its growth in infrastructure automation and managed security services.
buyer: Source Capital, LLC
Source Capital, LLC is a private equity firm that invests in mature, lower middle-market companies across a range of industries. Source Capital’s investment strategy targets growing companies with greater than $2 million in EBITDA seeking a growth-oriented partner. "
target parent: Trianz, Inc.
target: BlueAlly
BlueAlly is a leading provider of cloud infrastructure and managed services. BlueAlly’s services span the entire technology life cycle, from initial design and implementation to on-going managed security and infrastructure services.
price ($mm)
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closed 8/7/2020 via BusinessWire

Presidio, Inc., acquired Coda Global

synopsis: Presidio, Inc., a leading North American IT solutions provider, has acquired Coda Global, the provider of a comprehensive suite of cloud consulting services with expertise in cloud migration, cloud-native application development, DevOps, big data enablement, and machine learning with advanced analytics.
buyer parent: BC Partners
buyer: Presidio, Inc. (PSDO:$3,047.00)
Presidio is a leading IT solutions provider focused on Digital Infrastructure, Cloud, and Security solutions to create agile, secure infrastructure platforms for customers. They deliver this technology expertise through a full life cycle model of professional, managed, and support services. "
target: Coda Global
Coda offers a comprehensive suite of cloud consulting services with expertise in cloud migration, cloud-native application development, DevOps, big data enablement, and machine learning with advanced analytics.
price ($mm)
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closed 8/6/2020 via BusinessWire

Datadog, Inc., acquired Undefined Labs

synopsis: Datadog, the monitoring and security platform for cloud applications, has acquired Undefined Labs, a testing and observability company for developer workflows. The acquisition extends Datadog’s platform into development environments and provides organizations with better tooling and monitoring in continuous integration and deployment workflows.
buyer: Datadog, Inc. (DDOG:$480.77)
Datadog is the monitoring and security platform for cloud applications. Its SaaS platform integrates and automates infrastructure monitoring, application performance monitoring, and log management to provide unified, real-time observability of its customers’ entire technology stack. "
target: Undefined Labs
Undefined Labs is a testing and observability company for developer workflows. The company builds tools to solve challenges in software engineering so development teams can do more, faster.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 8/5/2020 via BNC Analysis

Izertis S.L., acquired Solid GEAR

synopsis: Izertis, a Spain-based technology consulting firm that supports businesses in their digital transformation processes, has acquired Solid GEAR Projects, a Spanish company that specializes in developing mobile applications. Solid GEAR provides mobility software development and consulting services to help businesses increase their productivity.
buyer: Izertis S.L. (BME:IZER:$56.35)
Izertis is a Spain-based technology consulting firm that supports businesses in their digital transformation processes. Izertis offers a portfolio of technological and methodological skills with experience in environments such as AI, digital experience, devops, cloud, cybersecurity, and more. "
target: Solid GEAR
Solid GEAR is a Spanish company that specializes in developing mobile applications. Solid GEAR provides mobility software development and consulting services to help businesses increase their productivity. Their team covers multi-platform development expertise in mobile and web technologies.
price ($mm)
$0.85
rev ($mm)
$1
EBITDA ($mm)
$0
EV / rev
1.2x
EV / EBITDA
8.6x

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