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closed 9/6/2016 via BusinessWire

Vista Equity Partners, acquired Regulatory DataCorp, Inc.

synopsis: Regulatory DataCorp (RDC), the Trust Diligence leader across the Governance, Risk, and Compliance industry, announced that it has been acquired from Bain Capital Ventures and others by Vista Equity Partners. This acquisition will allow RDC to increase its investment in risk and compliance software and data solutions to help prevent financial crime.
buyer: Vista Equity Partners
Vista Equity Partners is a leading private equity firm focused on investing in software and technology-enabled businesses. With over $25 billion in cumulative capital commitments, Vista seeks to partner with world-class management teams looking to reach their full potential. "
target parent: Bain Capital
target: Regulatory DataCorp, Inc.
Regulatory DataCorp, Inc. delivers powerful, decision-ready intelligence and world-class risk and compliance protection, allowing global organizations to identify suspect entities, strengthen fraud protection, ensure regulatory compliance, and protect their brand equity.
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closed 2/25/2021 via BNC Analysis

Diligent, acquired Galvanize

synopsis: Vancouver-based Galvanize Inc. has been sold to private equity-backed Diligent Corp., the leading provider of secure corporate governance and collaboration solutions for boards and senior executives. Galvanize, formerly ACL, builds security, risk management, compliance, and audit software.
buyer parent: Insight Venture Partners
buyer: Diligent (NZSE:DIL:$94.01)
Diligent is the leading provider of secure corporate governance and collaboration solutions for boards and senior executives. Clients rely on Diligent to provide secure, intuitive access to their most time-sensitive and confidential information, ultimately helping them make better decisions. "
target: Galvanize
Galvanize, formerly ACL, builds security, risk management, compliance, and audit software. Their cloud-based GRC platform offers a flexible solution across the major risk management use cases shared by finance, IT, risk, and compliance leaders at the world’s largest enterprises and governments.
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closed 9/2/2020 via BNC Analysis

Kader, acquired Smile Software B.V.

synopsis: Kader, a Dutch agency specalizing in quality, safety, environment and information security, has acquired Smile Software, a Dutch provider of governance, risk management, and compliance (GRC) software. Smile's web-based solution enables businesses to control risks, perform audits, and register and deal with incidents and complaints.
buyer: Kader
Kader is a Dutch agency specializing in quality, safety, environment and information security. Kader provides certification, HSE management, and training & education services. They offer a wide range of advice and training to help businesses move forward. "
target: Smile Software B.V.
Smile Software is a Dutch provider of governance, risk management, and compliance (GRC) software. Smile's web-based solution enables businesses to control risks, perform audits, and register and deal with incidents and complaints. They also provide solutions for quality & safety and privacy.
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closed 5/13/2020 via Company Press Release

GBTEC Software + Consulting AG, acquired avedos GRC GmbH

synopsis: The founder and CEO of GBTEC Software + Consulting AG, Gregor Greinke, and Samuel Brandstätter, founder and CEO of avedos GRC GmbH, officially announce the full acquisition of avedos by GBTEC. avedos has established itself with the software risk2value as one of the leading providers of GRC software in Europe.
buyer: GBTEC Software + Consulting AG
GBTEC Software + Consulting AG is a specialist for business process management and governance, risk, and compliance solutions. The company combines consulting and software engineering successfully under one roof. "
target: avedos GRC GmbH
avedos has established itself with the software risk2value as one of the leading providers of GRC software in Europe. Large Austrian and German enterprises as well as international groups, including well-known brands such as RWE, Henkel, and MAN, rely on avedos and its products.
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closed 3/16/2020 via BusinessWire

Riskonnect, Inc., acquired Xactium

synopsis: Riskonnect, the leader in integrated risk management solutions, has acquired Xactium, a UK-based GRC software provider that revolutionizes the way enterprises evaluate and manage enterprise risk and compliance.
buyer parent: Thoma Bravo, LLC
buyer: Riskonnect, Inc.
Riskonnect is the trusted, preferred source of Integrated Risk Management technology, offering a growing suite of solutions on a world-class cloud-computing model that enables organizations to anticipate and manage strategic and operational risks across the enterprise. "
target: Xactium
Xactium is a leading enterprise cloud computing company delivering Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) solutions on the world's leading cloud computing platform. They are based in London, UK.
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closed 10/1/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Nasdaq, Inc., acquired Center for Board Excellence

synopsis: Nasdaq, Inc. has acquired the Center for Board Excellence (CBE), a provider of corporate governance and compliance solutions for boards of directors, CEOs, corporate secretaries, and general counsels. Nasdaq plans to combine CBE with its Nasdaq Governance Solutions business, which operates board portal and collaboration technology solutions.
buyer: Nasdaq, Inc. (NasdaqGS:NDAQ:$5,230.00)
Nasdaq is a leading global provider of trading, clearing, exchange technology, listing, information and public company services. Through its diverse portfolio of solutions, Nasdaq enables customers to plan, optimize and execute their business vision with confidence. "
target: Center for Board Excellence
The Center for Board Excellence (CBE) is the corporate governance leader producing board assessments and related governance and compliance services globally. CBE streamlines laborious, costly, and previously paper-based processes through its proprietary EnGauge cloud-based platform.
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closed 3/13/2019 via Company Press Release

Prevalent Networks, acquired 3GRC Limited

synopsis: Prevalent, Inc., the only unified platform for managing third-party risk, has acquired 3GRC, a leading global provider of risk and compliance services and solutions. 3GRC's risk management platform helps businesses enhance transparency, reduce risk and improve operational efficiency.
buyer: Prevalent Networks
Prevalent is the leader in third-party risk management and cyber threat intelligence, helping global organizations manage and monitor the security threats and risks associated with third and fourth-party vendors. Prevalent introduced the only Unified Platform for Third-Party Risk Management. "
target: 3GRC Limited
3GRC is a leading global provider of risk and compliance services and solutions. Its risk management platform combined with expert governance and risk and compliance service, helps businesses enhance transparency, reduce risk and improve operational efficiency.
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closed 1/9/2019 via BNC Analysis

ClearView Continuity merged with Assurance Software,

synopsis: Assurance Software, the leading provider of comprehensive business continuity and disaster recovery software and services, announced a merger with ClearView Continuity, a web based platform that helps organizations to manage effectively their Business Continuity Management (BCM) activity.
buyer parent: Resurgens Technology Partners
buyer: Assurance Software
Assurance helps businesses develop an end-to-end business continuity program, including business impact analysis, incident management, disaster recovery planning and reporting and emergency notification management. "
target: ClearView Continuity
ClearView is a web based platform that helps organizations to manage effectively their Business Continuity Management (BCM) activity, encompassing risk assessment, business impact analysis (BIA), plan development, exercise and testing and all areas of compliance.
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announced 6/4/2018 via BNC Analysis

Quess Corp Limited, will acquire Simpliance Technologies Pvt. Ltd.

synopsis: Quess Corp, India's leading integrated business services provider, will increase its stake in Simpliance from 45% to 53%. Simpliance is a company in India that provides technology-based governance, risk and compliance solutions. They offer GRC tools like risk management, regulatory compliance and audit software to optimize business performance.
buyer parent: Thomascook.in
buyer: Quess Corp Limited (BSE:539978:$918.70)
Quess Corp Limited, established in 2007, is India's leading integrated business services provider. Quess serves over 1700+ customers across 4 segments namely, Global Technology Solutions, People & Services, Integrated Facility Management and Industrials. "
target: Simpliance Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
Simpliance is a company in India that provides technology-based governance, risk and compliance solutions to organizations varying from large corporates to start-ups. They offer GRC tools like risk management, regulatory compliance and audit software to optimize business performance.
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announced 12/7/2017 via BusinessWire

Riskonnect, Inc., will acquire Aruvio Inc.

synopsis: Riskonnect, the industry leader in Integrated Risk Management (IRM), has entered into an agreement to acquire California-based Aruvio, which provides cloud-based governance, risk and compliance (GRC) solutions.
buyer parent: Thoma Bravo, LLC
buyer: Riskonnect, Inc.
Riskonnect is the trusted, preferred source of Integrated Risk Management technology, offering a growing suite of solutions on a world-class cloud-computing model that enables organizations to anticipate and manage strategic and operational risks across the enterprise. "
target: Aruvio Inc.
Aruvio offers innovative and integrated cloud based applications that improve the efficiency and consistency of corporate governance, risk management, regulatory compliance, and 3rd party (GRC) management processes.
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closed 6/22/2016 via Company Press Release

Mitratech, Inc., acquired CMO Software

synopsis: Mitratech, the market-leading provider of Enterprise Legal Management (ELM) solutions, announced it has acquired CMO Software. CMO Software is a recognized market leader in Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) & Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) solutions for organizations around the globe.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Mitratech, Inc.
Mitratech, back-to-back recipient of Legaltech News’ Innovation Award for Case/Matter Management System, is the market-leading provider of Enterprise Legal Management (ELM) solutions for more than 750 global legal departments of all sizes and over 100,000 users in over 150 countries. "
target parent: Inflexion Private Equity Partners LLP
target: CMO Software
CMO Software help their customers build safer, better-regulated working environments by transforming their approach to Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) risk management & Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) solutions for organizations around the globe.
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closed 5/12/2016 via Company Press Release

Optiv Security Inc., acquired Evantix, LLC

synopsis: Optiv Security, a market-leading provider of end-to-end cyber security solutions, announced that it has completed the purchase of substantially all assets of Evantix GRC, LLC, a California-based provider of a Software as a Service (SaaS) application for managing third-party risk.
buyer parent: Blackstone Group LP
buyer: Optiv Security Inc.
Optiv is a market-leading provider of end-to-end cyber security solutions. They help clients plan, build and run successful cyber security programs. "
target: Evantix, LLC
Evantix specializes in collecting, maintaining and scoring third-party risk. The Evantix SaaS application is a set of browser based tools designed to empower corporate risk managers, vendor managers, and other business leaders to gauge the level of risk within their vendor pools and supply chains.
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closed 8/31/2015 via PR Newswire

NAVEX Global, Inc., acquired The Network, Inc.

synopsis: Ethics and compliance software and solution provider NAVEX Global announced that it has acquired The Network, Inc, a provider of ethics and compliance software, services and consulting to organizations of all sizes. The transaction creates the leading industry provider of integrated software, content and services in the ethics and compliance space.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: NAVEX Global, Inc.
NAVEX Global helps protect people, reputation and bottom line through a comprehensive suite of ethics and compliance software, content and services. Their solutions are informed by the largest ethics and compliance community in the world. "
target: The Network, Inc.
The Network is the leader in providing integrated governance, risk and compliance (GRC) solutions that help organizations mitigate risk, achieve compliance and ultimately, create better, more ethical workplaces.
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closed 12/18/2014 via PR Web

Ideagen Plc, acquired Gael Limited

synopsis: Ideagen, a leading supplier of Information Management software to highly regulated industries, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Gael Limited, a software company that has developed products, which helps organisations manage their Governance, Risk and Compliance (“GRC”) requirements.
buyer: Ideagen Plc (AIM:IDEA:$76.41)
Ideagen Plc is a supplier of Compliance Based Enterprise Information Management Software. It is a software development business specializng in information management solutions for organizations that generally operate within industries that are subject to high regulatory standards. "
target: Gael Limited
Gael Limited’s overall solution is a blend of software tools, techniques and professional services designed to help organisations comply with respective standards while managing quality, safety and risk more effectively.
price ($mm)[EV]
$32 [$27]
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$12
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$2
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closed 10/24/2013 via Company Press Release

Inflexion Private Equity Partners LLP, acquired CMO Compliance

synopsis: Inflexion announces that it has completed the management buyout of CMO Compliance (“CMO”), the market leader in enterprise health, safety, environment (HSE) and governance, risk, compliance (GRC) software solutions for global corporations and regulators.
buyer: Inflexion Private Equity Partners LLP
Inflexion Private Equity is a private equity firm specializing in growth capital and buyouts of lower small to middle market companies. The firm primarily invests in companies based in UK. It invests between £10 million and £100 million in companies with an EBITDA of atleast £2 million. "
target: CMO Compliance
CMO Global Limited provides governance, risk, and compliance (GRC); and enterprise health, safety, and environment (HSE) software solutions. It offers CMO COMPLIANCE, an energy GRC and HSE&Q management software solution to manage HSE&Q and GRC processes to drive continual operational performance.
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closed 6/25/2013 via PR Web

Virima Technologies, Inc., acquired Aruvio Inc.

synopsis: Virima Technologies, Inc. announced the acquisition of Santa Clara, CA based Aruvio, Inc. Founded in 2006, Virima develops IT operations management software-as-a-service (SaaS). Aruvio, founded in 2011, is a leading innovator of governance, risk and compliance (GRC) SaaS solutions.
buyer: Virima Technologies, Inc.
Virima Technologies develops technology to manage the risks associated with complex IT transformations, including data center consolidation, optimization and cloud migration projects. "
target: Aruvio Inc.
Aruvio Inc. provides organizations with enterprise scale, easy-to-use and cost-effective governance, risk, and compliance (GRC) software solutions. Aruvio GRC is built and delivered on Salesforce.com, which is a proven platform for availability, scalability and security.
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announced 10/8/2012 via CNW Group

Solium Capital Inc., will acquire OptionEase, Inc.

synopsis: Solium Capital Inc., a leading global provider of web-based stock plan administration technology and services, agreed to acquire OptionEase Inc., the leading provider of applications for fair-market-value accounting and compliance in the United States.
buyer: Solium Capital Inc. (TSX:SUM:$104.55)
Solium Capital Inc., a software-as-a service (SaaS) company, is a leading global provider of web-based stock plan administration technology and services. Founded in 1999, Solium has offices in Canada, the United States and the United Kingdom. "
target parent: Tech Coast Angels
target: OptionEase, Inc.
OptionEase is an enterprise class web based Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) application suite for the administration, valuation and compliance with stock option and equity compensation requirements in the US and Globally.
price ($mm)[EV]
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closed 2/1/2012 via PR Newswire

SAI Global Inc., acquired Compliance 360

synopsis: SAI Global Limited announced that it has completed its acquisition of Compliance 360, an industry-leading software provider of enterprise governance, risk management, compliance and audit management (GRC) solutions.
buyer: SAI Global Inc. (ASX:SAI:$436.24)
SAI Global provides organizations with a wide range of governance, risk and compliance products, solutions and services that help build organizational integrity and meet overall business objectives. "
target parent: Fulcrum Equity Partners
target: Compliance 360
The original Governance, Risk and Compliance software company born in the cloud, Compliance 360 brings order and efficiency to the complexity of enterprise governance, risk management, compliance and audit management.
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closed 10/21/2010 via PR Newswire

IBM, acquired Clarity Systems

synopsis: IBM acquired Clarity Systems. Clarity Systems delivers financial governance software that enables organizations to automate the process of collecting, preparing, certifying and controlling financial statements for electronic filing, in support of mandates by the SEC and other financial regulatory agencies.
buyer: IBM (IBM:$75,030.00)
IBM is the world's largest information technology company. Drawing on resources from across IBM and key IBM Business Partners, IBM offers a wide range of services, solutions and technologies that enable customers, large and small, to take full advantage of the new era of on demand business. "
target: Clarity Systems
Clarity Systems' software helps organizations around the world improve their budgeting, forecasting, planning, consolidation, scorecarding and management reporting processes, and also automates their external reporting processes to support the production of regulatory and statutory reports.
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closed 12/3/2008 via

Thomson Reuters Tax & Accounting, acquired Paisley

synopsis: Thomson Reuters announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Paisley, an industry-leading software provider of governance, risk and compliance (GRC) solutions. Upon closing, Paisley will become part of the Tax & Accounting business of Thomson Reuters.
buyer parent: Thomson Reuters
buyer: Thomson Reuters Tax & Accounting
Thomson Reuters Tax & Accounting is the leading provider of technology and information solutions, as well as integrated tax compliance software and services to accounting, tax and corporate finance professionals in accounting firms, corporations, law firms and government. "
target: Paisley
Paisley is an industry-leading provider of solutions for governance, risk and compliance (GRC) including comprehensive software solutions, training, and expert GRC professional services.
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closed 2/13/2020 via Company Press Release

Moody's Corporation, acquired Regulatory DataCorp, Inc.

synopsis: Moody’s Corporation announced that it has completed its acquisition of Regulatory DataCorp (RDC), a leading provider of anti-money laundering (AML) and know-your-customer (KYC) data and due diligence services.
buyer: Moody's Corporation (MCO:$5,371.00)
Moody's is an essential component of the global capital markets, providing credit ratings, research, tools and analysis that contribute to transparent and integrated financial markets. "
target parent: Vista Equity Partners
target: Regulatory DataCorp, Inc.
RDC (Regulatory DataCorp) delivers powerful, decision-ready intelligence and world-class risk and compliance protection, allowing global organizations to identify suspect entities, strengthen fraud protection, ensure regulatory compliance, and protect their brand equity.
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closed 9/6/2016 via BusinessWire

Vista Equity Partners, acquired Regulatory DataCorp, Inc.

synopsis: Regulatory DataCorp (RDC), the Trust Diligence leader across the Governance, Risk, and Compliance industry, announced that it has been acquired from Bain Capital Ventures and others by Vista Equity Partners. This acquisition will allow RDC to increase its investment in risk and compliance software and data solutions to help prevent financial crime.
buyer: Vista Equity Partners
Vista Equity Partners is a leading private equity firm focused on investing in software and technology-enabled businesses. With over $25 billion in cumulative capital commitments, Vista seeks to partner with world-class management teams looking to reach their full potential. "
target parent: Bain Capital
target: Regulatory DataCorp, Inc.
Regulatory DataCorp, Inc. delivers powerful, decision-ready intelligence and world-class risk and compliance protection, allowing global organizations to identify suspect entities, strengthen fraud protection, ensure regulatory compliance, and protect their brand equity.
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closed 2/23/2021 via GlobeNewswire

LogicMonitor, acquired Airbrake Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: LogicMonitor, the leading cloud-based infrastructure monitoring and observability platform, has acquired Airbrake, a developer-centric application error and performance monitoring company. The acquisition will extend LogicMonitor’s award-winning ITIM (IT Infrastructure Management) platform into developer environments.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: LogicMonitor
LogicMonitor is the leading cloud-based infrastructure monitoring and observability platform. LogicMonitor seamlessly monitors everything from networks to applications to the cloud, empowering companies to focus less on problem-solving and more on evolution. "
target parent: Elsewhere Partners
target: Airbrake Technologies, Inc.
Airbrake is a developer-centric application error and performance monitoring company. Airbrake’s cloud-based, agentless solution enables teams to access on-demand application error and performance monitoring, detect and fix errors in the early stages of development, and more.
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announced 2/18/2021 via Reuters

Education Advisory Board, will acquire Starfish

synopsis: Education company EAB has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Hobsons’ student success platform, Starfish. Starfish helps colleges and universities achieve 2x increases in retention rate, exceed graduation rate goals, and set the standard for student success in higher education.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Education Advisory Board
The Education Advisory Board is a provider of research, technology, and consulting services to colleges and universities nationwide. Through the firm's innovative membership model, EAB partners with academic and administrative leaders at more than 1,900 institutions. "
target parent: Daily Mail and General Trust plc
target: Starfish
Starfish helps colleges and universities achieve 2x increases in retention rate, exceed graduation rate goals, and set the standard for student success in higher education.
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closed 2/12/2021 via PR Newswire

Apptio, acquired Targetprocess Inc.

synopsis: Apptio, Inc. has acquired Targetprocess, a leading Agile portfolio and work management solution. The acquisition of Targetprocess builds on Apptio's robust platform and reinforces its position as a market-leading provider of solutions that offer a holistic view of technology investments across on-premise, cloud, and development resources.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Apptio (NasdaqGM:APTI:$224.71)
Apptio is the leading provider of technology business management solutions. Apptio automatically ingests and structures vast amounts of enterprise and technology-specific financial and operational data, enabling users to report, analyze, plan, and govern their investments with confidence. "
target: Targetprocess Inc.
Targetprocess is an agile portfolio and work management solution which natively supports SAFe and other frameworks for scaling Agile. Targetprocess provides a bi-directional integration with team-based tools like Azure DevOps.
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closed 2/4/2021 via PR Web

Zego (Powered by PayLease), acquired Mobile Doorman

synopsis: Zego (Powered by PayLease), the proptech company that powers resident experience management for the multifamily and HOA industry, has acquired Mobile Doorman, the multifamily industry's leading mobile engagement platform. Mobile Doorman provides solutions for rent payment, pet registration, maintenance requests, resident messaging, and more.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Zego (Powered by PayLease)
Zego (Powered by PayLease) is a property technology company that powers better resident engagement & efficiency for multifamily and HOA communities. Zego enables operators to modernize their resident experience. They offer solutions for rent payment, utility management, expense management, and more."
target: Mobile Doorman
Mobile Doorman is the multifamily industry's leading mobile engagement platform. Mobile Doorman empowers property managers to deliver a digitally connected resident experience. The platform features solutions for rent payment, pet registration, maintenance requests, resident messaging, and more.
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closed 1/29/2021 via Company Press Release

Khoros, LLC, acquired Flow.ai

synopsis: Khoros, a global leader in digital-first customer engagement software, has acquired Netherlands-based Flow.ai, an innovative conversational AI platform for designing and managing chatbots. The acquisition of Flow.ai’s state-of-the-art technology advances Khoros’ conversational AI and machine learning (ML) capabilities and data science expertise.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Khoros, LLC
Khoros is a global leader in digital-first customer engagement software and services. The company builds enterprise software and offers expert services for digital customer service, messaging, chat, online brand communities, and social media management. "
target: Flow.ai
Based in the Netherlands, Flow.ai is a leading visual bot platform to design and create AI chatbots for channels like Facebook, WhatsApp, and web. Flow.ai allows users to manage chatbots to automate customer service, marketing, and customer experience across digital messaging channels.
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announced 1/28/2021 via BusinessWire

Social Solutions Global Inc., will acquire Athena Software

synopsis: Social Solutions Global, the leading provider of cloud software for non-profit and public sector social good organizations, will acquire Athena Software, a provider of SaaS case management and client information management solutions for health and social service agencies. Athena offers solutions for client engagement, billing, reporting and more.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Social Solutions Global Inc.
Social Solutions is the leading provider of cloud software for nonprofit and public sector social service organizations. Social Solutions offers performance management and case management solutions that allow customers to measure the impact of their work on program participants. "
target: Athena Software
Athena Software is a leading provider of SaaS case management and client information management solutions and services for health and social service agencies. Athena's Penelope platform features solutions for client engagement, billing, reporting, documentation, and more.
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announced 1/20/2021 via BusinessWire

Citrix Systems, Inc., will acquire Wrike

synopsis: Citrix Systems, Inc., announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Wrike, a rapidly growing, recognized leader in the SaaS collaborative work management space.
buyer: Citrix Systems, Inc. (CTXS:$3,236.70)
Citrix builds the secure, unified digital workspace technology that helps organizations unlock human potential and deliver a workspace experience wherever work needs to get done. With Citrix, users get a work experience and its IT has a platform to manage technologies in cloud environments. "
target parent: Vista Equity Partners
target: Wrike
Wrike transforms how teams work together to deliver high performance, accelerate business growth, and improve customer experience. Headquartered in San Jose, CA, Wrike helps more than 20,000 organizations and 2M+ users across 140 countries do the best work of their life.
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closed 1/14/2021 via PR Newswire

Integral Ad Science, Inc., acquired Amino Payments

synopsis: Integral Ad Science (IAS), the global leader in digital ad verification, announced that it has acquired Amino Payments, a leading provider of programmatic advertising transparency. Amino empowers advertisers to spend more efficiently and effectively by enabling transparency in online advertising and eliminating fraud.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Integral Ad Science, Inc.
Integral Ad Science (IAS) is the global leader in digital ad verification, offering technologies that drive high-quality advertising media. IAS equips advertisers and publishers with both the insight and technology to protect their advertising investments from fraud and unsafe environments. "
target: Amino Payments
Amino Payments was founded on the belief that when brands invest in digital advertising, they should be able to see how their media dollars are spent. Amino empowers advertisers to spend more efficiently and effectively by enabling transparency in online advertising and eliminating fraud.
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closed 1/5/2021 via BusinessWire

Khoros, LLC, acquired Topbox

synopsis: Khoros, a global leader in digital-first customer engagement software, announced that it has acquired enterprise customer experience (CX) analytics software maker Topbox. Topbox Enterprise CX Analytics unifies data from every customer communication channel, VoC platform, and customer intelligence source for analysis as a single data set.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Khoros, LLC
Khoros is the leading customer engagement platform built to turn siloed knowledge into enterprise value, and customers into contributors. It gives companies the ability to run their business with their customers, anticipating their needs, accelerating sales, loyalty, and innovation. "
target: Topbox
Topbox Enterprise CX Analytics unifies data from every customer communication channel, VoC platform, and customer intelligence source for analysis as a single data set.
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announced 12/14/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Vista Equity Partners, will acquire Pluralsight

synopsis: Pluralsight, Inc., the technology workforce development company, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Vista Equity Partners, a leading global investment firm focused on enterprise software, data and technology-enabled business.
buyer: Vista Equity Partners
Vista is a leading global investment firm with more than $73 billion in assets under management. The firm exclusively invests in enterprise software, data, and technology-enabled organizations across private equity, credit, public equity, and permanent capital strategies. "
target: Pluralsight (NasdaqGS:PS:$375.69)
Pluralsight is the leading technology workforce development company that helps companies and teams build better products by developing critical skills, improving processes, and gaining insights through data, and providing strategic skills consulting.
price ($mm)[EV]
$3,715 [$3,885]
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$376
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closed 12/7/2020 via BNC Analysis

Solera Holdings, Inc., acquired InSyPro

synopsis: Solera, a global leader in data, applications and services for insurance and automotive, has acquired InSyPro, a Belgian provider of car body shop management solutions. InSyPro's Plan Manager is a web-based solution that helps body shops to save time by speeding up and simplifying their administrative processes.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Solera Holdings, Inc. (SLH:$1,140.85)
Solera’s leading digital technologies manage and protect life’s most important assets: cars, trucks, homes and digital identities. The company processes more than 300 million digital transactions annually for approximately 235,000 partners and customers in over 90 countries. "
target: InSyPro
InSyPro is a Belgian provider of car body shop management solutions. InSyPro offers a web-based solution that helps body shops to save time by simplifying their administrative processes. Their system features solutions for replacement vehicle management, time recording, parts ordering and more.
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announced 12/1/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Aptean, will acquire Modula Gesellschaft für digitale Transformation mbH

synopsis: Aptean, a global provider of mission-critical enterprise software solutions, is to acquire Modula from funds managed by Alpina Capital Partners LLP and private shareholders. Modula is a market leader in Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) solutions for the German-speaking manufacturing market.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Aptean
Aptean is a global provider of industry-specific software solutions. Aptean’s purpose-built Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and supply chain management solutions help address the unique challenges facing process and discrete manufacturers, distributors, and other focused organizations. "
target parent: Alpina Partners
target: Modula Gesellschaft für digitale Transformation mbH
Modula is a market leader in Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) solutions for the German-speaking manufacturing market.
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announced 11/30/2020 via BusinessWire

Vista Equity Partners, will acquire Gainsight

synopsis: Vista Equity Partners will acquire a majority stake in Gainsight, the Customer Success company. With Vista, Gainsight will continue to provide its customers with best-in-class software solutions, customer service, and Customer Success thought leadership while expanding its product portfolio, its customer base, and its geographic footprint.
buyer: Vista Equity Partners
Vista is a leading global investment firm with more than $73 billion in assets under management. The firm exclusively invests in enterprise software, data, and technology-enabled organizations across private equity, credit, public equity, and permanent capital strategies. "
target: Gainsight
Gainsight is a Customer Success company with innovative technology that helps businesses prevent churn. The company’s Customer Cloud offers a powerful set of solutions focused on customer success, product experience, revenue optimization, and customer data.
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announced 11/24/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Aptean, will acquire Lascom

synopsis: Aptean, a global provider of mission-critical enterprise software solutions, announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire Lascom, a leader in product lifecycle management (PLM) solutions for the manufacturing sector, including companies in the food and beverage, personal care, cosmetics and retail industries.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Aptean
Aptean is a global provider of industry-specific software solutions. Aptean’s purpose-built Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and supply chain management solutions help address the unique challenges facing process and discrete manufacturers, distributors, and other focused organizations. "
target: Lascom
Lascom is a leader in product lifecycle management (PLM) software with over 15 years of business knowledge in a state-of-the-art cloud platform for product innovation and development.
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closed 11/17/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Aptean, acquired Open Systems, Inc.

synopsis: Aptean, a global provider of mission-critical enterprise software solutions, announced the acquisition of Open Systems Adaptable Solutions (OSAS), a leading enterprise resource planning (ERP) software solution provider.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Aptean
Aptean is a global provider of industry-specific software solutions. Aptean’s purpose-built Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and supply chain management solutions help address the unique challenges facing process and discrete manufacturers, distributors, and other focused organizations. "
target: Open Systems, Inc.
Open Systems, Inc. is a leading provider of powerful business, accounting, CRM, ERP, and mobile software solutions for organizations in many industries, including distribution, manufacturing, and nonprofit. Open Systems has served customers with cutting-edge technologies, and business solutions.
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announced 11/13/2020 via PR Newswire

Vista Equity Partners, will acquire Pipedrive

synopsis: Pipedrive, the leading CRM platform for sales and marketing teams, announced it has signed an agreement to receive a majority investment from Vista Equity Partners, a leading global investment firm focused on enterprise software, data and technology-enabled businesses.
buyer: Vista Equity Partners
Vista is a leading investment firm with more than $58 billion in cumulative capital commitments. Vista exclusively invests in enterprise software, data, and technology-enabled organizations across private equity, credit, public equity, and permanent capital strategies. "
target: Pipedrive
Pipedrive is the first CRM platform developed from the salesperson's point of view. Inspired by proven methods of experienced sales people, Pipedrive engineers developed a platform that helps salespeople and teams focus on learning and repeating their most effective process to close deals.
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$41
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closed 10/30/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Granicus, Inc., acquired Calytera

synopsis: Granicus, the leading provider of cloud-based citizen engagement technologies and services, has acquired Calytera, developer of the govtech platform Amanda. Calytera’s experience delivering global permitting, compliance and licensing automation, best practices, and workflows will expand Granicus’ digital service capabilities for the public sector.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Granicus, Inc.
Granicus is a leading provider of cloud-based citizen engagement technologies and services. With cloud-based solutions for communications, government website design, online service delivery, records management, and more, Granicus empowers stronger relationships between government and citizens. "
target parent: BuildGroup
target: Calytera
Calytera helps governments build safe and prosperous communities with Amanda, the industry-leading govtech platform. Amanda is a secure, purpose-built enterprise platform that helps governments manage core operations, attract and manage growth, and provide efficient online services to citizens.
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closed 1/5/2021 via BusinessWire

TIBCO Software Inc., acquired Information Builders Inc.

synopsis: TIBCO announced it has successfully closed the acquisition of Information Builders, Inc. a data and analytics company that embeds intelligence into everything, following its announcement in October to acquire the business.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: TIBCO Software Inc. (TIBX:$1,076.23)
TIBCO unlocks the potential of real-time data for making faster, smarter decisions. Its Connected Intelligence Platform seamlessly connects any application or data source, intelligently unifies data for greater access, trust, and control, and confidently predicts outcomes in real-time and at scale. "
target: Information Builders Inc.
Information Builders Inc. (IBI) is a data and analytics company that embeds intelligence into everything. IBI helps organizations get their complex and disconnected data in order, so they can build, embed, and automate intelligence in everything they do.
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closed 10/21/2020 via BNC Analysis

FiLogix Inc., acquired Doorr Inc.

synopsis: Finastra, via its Canadian mortgage business Filogix, has acquired Doorr, a provider of cloud-based point-of-sale mortgage application software used by brokers to improve the mortgage experience.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: FiLogix Inc.
Filogix has served as the hub of the Canadian mortgage industry for almost two decades, offering secure, reliable connectivity to brokers and lenders. It provides trusted mortgage lending products that enable the effective management of the sales process from origination through to underwriting. "
target: Doorr Inc.
Founded in February 2018, Doorr is a cloud-based CRM and mortgage workflow technology that provides mortgage brokers and financial institutions with a single environment to manage and interact with clients and partners (e.g. realtors).
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closed 10/21/2020 via BusinessWire

Moody's Corporation, acquired Acquire Media Corporation

synopsis: Moody’s Corporation announced the acquisition of Acquire Media (AM), an aggregator and distributor of curated real-time news, multimedia, data, and alerts, from Naviga, Inc., a leading provider of content engagement solutions for the global media industry.
buyer: Moody's Corporation (MCO:$5,371.00)
Moody's is an essential component of the global capital markets, providing credit ratings, research, tools and analysis that contribute to transparent and integrated financial markets. "
target parent: Vista Equity Partners
target: Acquire Media Corporation
Acquire Media is an advanced technology company that delivers news and multimedia with guaranteed reliability in formats that make content instantly usable and searchable. The company provides syndication and content services to customers in news media, digital publishing and financial services.
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closed 1/30/2017 via BNC Analysis

Technische Werke Ludwigshafen AG, acquired WEBfactory GmbH

synopsis: Fidura Private Equity Fonds has sold their majority stake in the software company WEBfactory GmbH in Buchen (Odenwald) successfully to Technische Werke Ludwigshafen AG (TWL). WEBFactory provides standard software for the surveillance and control of machines and industrial systems and for the online analysis and assessment of production data.
buyer: Technische Werke Ludwigshafen AG
Technische Werke Ludwigshafen AG (TWL) is a local utility company based in Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Germany. TWL has for over 100 years supplied the city of Ludwigshafen with electricity, gas, refrigeration, water and district heating. "
target parent: Fidura Private Equity Fonds
target: WEBfactory GmbH
WEBfactory GmbH, headquartered in Baden-Württemberg, Buchen, provides standard software for the surveillance and control of machines and industrial systems and for the online analysis and assessment of production data.
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closed 11/28/2016 via Market Wire

N. Harris Computer Corporation, acquired iMDsoft

synopsis: Constellation Software Inc., announced its wholly-owned subsidiary N. Harris Computer Corporation has acquired all of the shares of I.M.D. Soft Limited a leading international clinical information systems software provider.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: N. Harris Computer Corporation
Harris has focused on providing feature-rich and robust turnkey solutions to Public Sector, Schools, Utility, and Health Care agencies throughout North America. Harris’ focus is on creating long-term relationships with its customers and ensuring that it meets the changing needs of its customers. "
target parent: TPG Capital
target: iMDsoft
iMDsoft is a leading provider of proven clinical information systems worldwide. The Company’s products are designed to enhance quality of care for critically ill patients and improve financial performance for healthcare providers.
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closed 7/9/2012 via PR Newswire

MetrixLab, acquired MarketTools Inc.

synopsis: MetrixLab, a global provider of online consumer research services, announced that it has acquired MarketTools Research Solutions Inc., a leader in services and software for market research, from TPG Growth. MarketTools is known for pioneering some of the first research technologies on the Internet.
buyer: MetrixLab
MetrixLab is a fast-growing global provider of online consumer research services. Its solutions are employed by over half of the Top 100 Global Brands such as Microsoft, Philips, Google and Heineken. The company is headquartered in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. "
target parent: TPG Capital
target: MarketTools Inc.
MarketTools is the leading provider of services and software for market research. Through the use of advanced respondent engagement techniques and comprehensive analytic tools, MarketTools helps clients innovate, optimize and execute programs that deliver high-value business impact.
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announced 1/23/2019 via PR Newswire

Dynata, will acquire Reimagine Holdings Group

synopsis: Dynata, a global leader in first-party data and data services, announces it has reached an agreement to acquire Reimagine Holdings Group, a global leader in data creation and technology-enabled business intelligence headquartered in Westport, Connecticut.
buyer parent: Court Square Capital Partners
buyer: Dynata
Dynata is the premier global provider of data solutions and technology for consumer and B2B survey research. Dynata reaches participants in 90+ sample countries via internet, telephone, mobile/wireless and mixed-access offerings. "
target: Reimagine Holdings Group
Reimagine is a global leader in data creation for business intelligence, and has redefined the insights industry by acquiring and investing in growth-oriented, technology-enabled service companies.
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closed 3/14/2017 via PR Newswire

The Shipyard, acquired TOMORRO\\\ LLC

synopsis: The Shipyard, an independent marketing firm, today announces the acquisition of TOMORRO\\\, an innovation consultancy led by marketing icon Jon Bond – combining the companies' strategic, creative and data-centric talents to address rising demand from businesses seeking to inoculate themselves against Disruption.
buyer: The Shipyard
The Shipyard is an independent marketing consultancy and the first "marketing engineering" firm. It is creating digital transformation for the world's most significant brands- where high velocity content creation meets big data, where competitive strategy meets creative and disruptive advertising. "
target: TOMORRO\\\ LLC
TOMORRO\\\ LLC is a consultancy designed to accelerate brand value through the adoption of the most forward-thinking marketing approaches and technologies. TOMORRO\\\ is an active investor and advisor in ad technology companies.
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closed 5/23/2018 via BNC Analysis

startup300 AG, acquired Pioneers.io

synopsis: startup300, an Austrian angel investor network and business accelerator, has acquired Pioneers.io, an international relationship builder in the tech and startup scene. Pioneers' flagship event, Pioneers Festival, brings together a global community of 2,500 founders, investors, and innovation executives to build partnerships and shape the future.
buyer: startup300 AG
startup300 is an Austrian angel investor network and business accelerator that offers their services to Austrian startups. The group consists of 142 angels and investors that help startups grow their businesses. They focus on startups that have scalable, innovative or disruptive business models. "
target: Pioneers.io
Pioneers.io is an international relationship builder in the tech and startup scene, offering events, consulting, and investment. Their Pioneers Festival event brings together a global community of 2,500 founders, investors, and innovation executives to build partnerships and shape the future.
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announced 11/30/2020 via BusinessWire

ServiceNow, will acquire Element AI

synopsis: ServiceNow announced it has signed an agreement to acquire Element AI, a leading artificial intelligence (AI) company with deep AI capabilities and some of the world’s brightest AI minds. Element AI launches and incubates advanced AI-First solutions in partnership with large corporations.
buyer: ServiceNow (NYSE:NOW:$4,220.93)
ServiceNow's cloud-based platform and solutions deliver digital experiences that help people do their best work. Their applications automate, predict, digitize, and optimize business processes and tasks, across IT, Customer Service, Security Operations, and Human Resources. "
target: Element AI
Element AI is the platform that helps organizations embrace an AI-First world for today and tomorrow. Composed of a research lab uniquely connected to the world's best academic ecosystems, Element AI launches and incubates advanced AI-First solutions in partnership with large corporations.
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announced 1/31/2017 via BNC Analysis

Capiton AG, will acquire Gemaco N.V.

synopsis: Capiton has entered into an agreement on the acquisition of a majority stake in Gemaco Group with the current majority shareholder Saffelberg Investments. Gemaco Group based with its headquarters in Mechelen, Belgium is a leading provider of full-service merchandising and promotional marketing solutions for global industry.
buyer: Capiton AG
Capiton is an owner-managed financial investor that invests in large SMEs in Germany, Austria and Switzerland by means of MBOs and expansion financing. capiton's roots go back to the late 1970s. "
target parent: Saffelberg Investments
target: Gemaco N.V.
Gemaco Group based with its headquarters in Mechelen, Belgium is a leading provider of full-service merchandising and promotional marketing solutions for global industry and fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) customers. The Group has 13 locations worldwide.
price ($mm)
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$96
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closed 12/21/2016 via Company Press Release

New Hope Communications Inc., acquired Nutrition Capital Network

synopsis: New Hope, a company that helps suppliers, manufacturers & retailers bring healthy, organic & natural products to life, has acquired the assets of Nutrition Capital Network (NCN), a company that holds four annual investor meetings which focus on investment and acquisition opportunities in branded products, ingredients and technology.
buyer parent: Informa plc
buyer: New Hope Communications Inc.
New Hope Network is at the forefront of the healthy lifestyle products industry. With solutions for the complete supply chain from manufacturers, retailers/distributors and service providers, the network offers a robust portfolio of content, events, data, research and consultative services. "
target: Nutrition Capital Network
Nutrition Capital Network holds four annual investor meetings which focus on investment and acquisition opportunities in branded products, ingredients and technology. They facilitate financing for growing companies and introduce investors to the next generation of brands.
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announced 5/3/2018 via PR Newswire

RMRM Holdings, Sound Point Capital Management, will acquire Relativity Media, LLC

synopsis: Relativity Media has agreed to sell all of its assets to UltraV Holdings LLC, a joint venture among funds managed by Sound Point Capital Management and RMRM Holdings. Relativity Media operates a portfolio of major studio quality film assets with the capabilities and infrastructure to produce and distribute high caliber, original content.
buyer: RMRM Holdings
buyer: Sound Point Capital Management
UltraV Holdings LLC is a joint venture among funds managed by Sound Point Capital Management, a New York-based asset management firm with approximately $17 billion of assets under management, and RMRM Holdings, which is led by David Robbins, Lex Miron and Larry Robbins. "
target: Relativity Media, LLC
Relativity Media operates a portfolio of major studio quality film assets with the capabilities and infrastructure to produce and distribute high caliber, original content. They are engaged in the production and distribution of movies, television, fashion, sports, digital and music.
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announced 1/4/2018 via PR Newswire

SilverLake, will acquire Weld North Education

synopsis: Silver Lake, the global leader in technology investing, announced that it will acquire a majority stake in Weld North Education (WNE), a leading digital education technology company focused on developing digital curriculum and tools for preK-12th grade, from KKR.
buyer: SilverLake
Silver Lake is the global leader in technology investing, with about $39 billion in combined assets under management and committed capital and a team of approximately 100 investment and value creation professionals located in Silicon Valley, New York, London, Hong Kong and Tokyo. "
target parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
target: Weld North Education
Weld North Education operates a platform of digital and SaaS educational solution businesses and makes control investments in high potential businesses in the education industry.
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announced 3/14/2017 via BNC Analysis

Boubyan Petrochemical Company, will acquire Educational Holding Group

synopsis: Boubyan Petrochemicals, the first private-sector company in Kuwait that invested in the government-controlled petrochemical sector, is to acquire majority stake in Educational Holding Group, the first private educational investments organization in Kuwait. Boubyan Petrochemicals is looking to buy 32.8% stake and currently hold 21.12% stake.
buyer: Boubyan Petrochemical Company (KWSE:BPCC:$93.42)
Boubyan Petrochemical Company K.S.C., a Kuwaiti shareholding company listed on the Kuwait Stock Exchange, is the first private-sector company in Kuwait that invested in the government-controlled petrochemical sector. The company was established on February 12, 1995 "
target: Educational Holding Group (KWSE:EDU:$38.04)
Founded in 1982, Educational Holding Group was the first private educational investments organization in Kuwait. The group has grown manifold with a portfolio that covers the entire educational life-cycle, ranging from K-12, tertiary education and vocational training and development.
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closed 12/8/2005 via BusinessWire

eLocalAccess, LLC merged with TradeMaven Group LLC,

synopsis: TradeMaven LLC and eLocal today jointly announced they have merged the two firms to form TradeMaven Group LLC (TMG). The merger is one of the most significant in the online trading industry, combining TradeMaven's leading technology for online trading with eLocal's exceptional retail and institutional execution and brokerage services.
buyer: TradeMaven Group LLC
TradeMaven was founded with the mission of providing high-performance and cost-effective trading software for experienced and new traders. TM is used by Futures, Forex & Bond Traders worldwide. "
target: eLocalAccess, LLC
eLOCAL was established and registered with the NFA and CFTC in July 2000 culminating in the merger of two large independent local clearing firms at the Chicago Board of Trade.
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closed 1/28/2021 via Yahoo, Inc.

Martin Wolf LLC, acquired IT ExchangeNet

synopsis: martinwolf M&A Advisors - a leading M&A Advisory firm exclusively focusing on middle-market IT Services, Solution Provider and Software companies - announced the acquisition of IT ExchangeNet (ITX), a leader in facilitating smaller mid-market IT M&A transactions.
buyer: Martin Wolf LLC
Headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona with an office in New York, martin wolf is a leading M & A Advisory focused on middle market companies in the IT Services, IT Supply Chain, and Software space. "
target: IT ExchangeNet
Founded in 1998 by technology CEOs and M & A professionals, and headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, IT ExchangeNet (ITX) is an organized and efficient marketplace for owners of small mid-market IT businesses seeking buyers or strategic partners.
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announced 5/15/2009 via AP - Associated Press

Nordnet Bank AB, will acquire eQ Corporation

synopsis: Nordnet Bank AB has signed an agreement to acquire 100% of the shares in the Finnish company eQ, from Straumur Burdaras Investment Bank hf. eQ, the largest online-broker in Finland, has about 57 000 customer and the group specializes in investment services through three business areas; Securities Brokerage, Asset Management and Corporate Finance.
buyer: Nordnet Bank AB
The Nordnet Group provides user-friendly and cost efficient services to private investors and companies within share trading, mutual fund investments and pension savings plans. The holding company, Nordnet AB (plc), is listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange. "
target parent: Straumur Burdaras Investment Bank, hf.
target: eQ Corporation
eQ, the largest online-broker in Finland, has about 57,000 customers and the group specializes in investment services through three business areas; Securities Brokerage, Asset Management and Corporate Finance.
price ($mm)
$51
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$34
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closed 11/18/2020 via BNC Analysis

Republic.co, acquired NextSeed Services LLC

synopsis: New York-based Republic, missioned to democratize investing has announced the acquisition of local business investment platform, NextSeed. NextSeed aims to connect businesses and individual investors to build vibrant communities across America. The firm has facilitated over $20mn in investments from 25,000 members into 75 local businesses.
buyer: Republic.co
Republic is an open investment platform. People can choose from privately-held companies they believe in and can connect with their success as they fuel their growth. Republic is an investment platform where everyone can invest as little as $10 in innovative startups and ICOs. "
target: NextSeed Services LLC
NextSeed is on a mission to connect businesses and individual investors to build vibrant communities across America. On the NextSeed platform, thriving local businesses can raise capital from the general public, and in turn, anybody can now invest in small businesses in their own backyard.
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closed 4/21/2020 via BNC Analysis

SoFi, acquired 8 Securities Limited

synopsis: Consumer financial services platform SoFi has acquired 8 Securities, a Hong Kong-based investing app. Targeted to personal investors, 8 Securities will rebrand to SoFi Hong Kong and will begin launching services in other markets in addition to Hong Kong. 8 Securities was the first mobile-only investment service and robo-advisor to launch in Asia.
buyer: SoFi
SoFi is a values-driven company on a mission to help members get their money right. They create modern financial products and services that help people borrow, save, spend, invest, and protect their money better, so that they can achieve financial independence and realize their ambitions. "
target: 8 Securities Limited
Hong Kong-based 8 Securities is a cloud-based brokerage platform that provides simple, transparent, and affordable mobile investing solutions. The company allows users to trade over 15,000 US and Hong Kong stocks and exchange traded funds as much as they like free of commission.
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announced 1/30/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Guardian Capital Group, will acquire ModernAdvisor

synopsis: Guardian Capital Group Limited, a Canadian diversified financial services company, will acquire Modern Advisor Canada Inc., a leading Canadian digital advisor platform. ModernAdvisor is a fintech start-up that helps investors to reach their investment goals through transparent, unbiased, and cost-effective investment management services.
buyer: Guardian Capital Group (TSX:GCG.A:$136.06)
Guardian Capital is a Canadian diversified financial services company operating in Asset Management and Financial Advisory. Guardian provides investment management services, financial advisory services, retail distribution of mutual funds, insurance, and general corporate services. "
target: ModernAdvisor
Vancouver-based ModernAdvisor is a digital investment management company. ModernAdvisor uses technology to help advisors bring Canadians intelligent investing options, allowing them to reach their investment goals through transparent, unbiased, and cost-effective investment management services.
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announced 12/2/2015 via BNC Analysis

Wealthsimple, will acquire ShareOwner

synopsis: Wealthsimple Financial Inc., Canada's leading online investing service, announced it has acquired Canadian ShareOwner Investments Inc., the country's first automated investment manager.
buyer: Wealthsimple
Wealthsimple is Canada's leading online investment manager, making smart and simple investing accessible to all Canadians with low minimums and low fees. Their on-demand financial planning services and investment advice educate clients and keep their investments on track. "
target: ShareOwner
ShareOwner (Canadian ShareOwner Investments) has been providing independent investment education and low-cost investing services to retail investors since 1987.
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closed 11/3/2014 via BusinessWire

Evercore Partners Inc., acquired ISI Group, Inc.

synopsis: Evercore announced that it has acquired the operating businesses of ISI International Strategy & Investment (“ISI”). ISI is a leading independent research-driven equity sales and agency trading firm. ISI is a full service broker-dealer offering macro and fundamental research, sales and trading.
buyer: Evercore Partners Inc. (EVR:$1,004.73)
Evercore Partners is a leading independent investment banking advisory firm. Evercore’s Investment Banking business advises its clients on mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, restructurings, financings, public offerings, private placements and other strategic transactions. "
target: ISI Group, Inc.
ISI is a leading independent research-driven equity sales and agency trading firm. ISI strives to be the Street’s best investment research resource for their clients' money management performance. ISI is a full service broker-dealer offering macro and fundamental research, sales and trading.
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$132
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Ticker: AIM:IDEA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ideagen Plc
Ideagen Plc
Ideagen plc provides market-leading information management, safety, risk and compliance software solutions that allow organisations to achieve operational excellence, regulatory compliance and reduce risk.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$76.41
EBITDA ($mm)
$12.98
EBIT ($mm)
$5.25
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
527
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Ticker: XTRA:EQS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
EQS Group AG
EQS Group AG
EQS Group is a leading international technology provider for Investor Relations, Corporate Communications and Compliance. Companies trust EQS's products and services to securely, efficiently, and simultaneously fulfill complex national and international disclosure and compliance requirements.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$46.80
EBITDA ($mm)
$0.52
EBIT ($mm)
$1.33
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
350
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Ticker: GB:ARI.GB
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Active Risk Group PLC
Active Risk Group PLC
Active Risk provides leading Enterprise Risk Management solutions to a client base including global Fortune 500 companies. The Active Risk solution was the first web-based risk management solution in the industry.
year
2010
rev ($mm)
$12.51
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.39)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.70)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: AMEX:ISDR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Issuer Direct
Issuer Direct
Issuer Direct Corporation is a market leader and innovator of disclosure management solutions and cloud-based compliance technologies. Its flagship technology platform is DMS, a secure cloud based workflow compliance collaboration system for corporate issuers and compliance professionals.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$13.98
EBITDA ($mm)
$2.04
EBIT ($mm)
$1.47
Net Income ($mm)
$1.52
Employees
66
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Ticker: ASX:VLT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Vault Intelligence Limited
Vault is an Australian provider of workplace safety solutions. Vault offers a cloud-based health, safety and risk management solution for medium to large organisations. Their platform allows users to document new processes, manage project risks and ensure all safety measures are being met.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$2.80
EBITDA ($mm)
($4.93)
EBIT ($mm)
($5.21)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: OTCPK:GRCK
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Grey Cloak Tech
Grey Cloak Tech
Grey Cloak develops advanced software to overcome the most costly digital threats. They provide anti-bot software that tracks metrics such as: clicks, impressions, and other online behaviors to identify fraudulent patterns early on in an effort to control and stop it from spreading virally.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$0.15
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.98)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.99)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: CPSE:PENNEO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Penneo ApS
Penneo ApS
Penneo A/S is a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) company, that has evolved into an eco-system of automation solutions that digitizes company workflows related to onboarding of customers (KYC), and signing and management of documents in a secure and easy way.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: ASX:EVS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
EnviroSuite
EnviroSuite
Envirosuite is a global leader in environmental intelligence. Envirosuite offers a powerful SaaS platform for real-time and predictive management of environmental issues that brings speed, efficiency and cost savings to operational planning, environmental investigations and environmental compliance.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$4.48
EBITDA ($mm)
($7.06)
EBIT ($mm)
($7.19)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
70
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Ticker: OTCQB: ACRT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Advanced Credit Technologies, Inc.
Advanced Credit Technologies, Inc.
Advanced Credit Technologies, Inc. has developed a credit management software platform that allows large and small businesses to offer credit management tools to its clients.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$0.01
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.40)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
2
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Ticker: ASX:DTC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Damstra
Damstra
Damstra is a global leader in workforce management, compliance, and safety management. Through their unique, integrated workplace management platform, Damstra delivers powerful solutions that radically transform the way organisations manage, track and protect the entire workplace.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$12.80
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.80)
EBIT ($mm)
($1.94)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: ASX:TMP
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tech Mpire Limited
Tech Mpire Limited
Tech Mpire is a rapidly growing performance-based online and mobile marketing solutions provider with reach to consumers in over 200 countries. Mpire offers advertisers a scalable solution to gain consumer acquisitions on a strict performance basis.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$23.89
EBITDA ($mm)
($1.30)
EBIT ($mm)
($1.36)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: OB:HOC-ME
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
House of Control
House of Control
House of Control is the leading Nordic SaaS company for commercial value management solutions. House of Control develops digital tools to help CFOs improve the performance of their finance department and company. They offer solutions for contract management, compliance, procurement, and more.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: TRHC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tabula Rasa Healthcare
Tabula Rasa Healthcare
Tabula Rasa HealthCare (TRHC) is a leader in providing patient-specific, data-driven technology and solutions that enable healthcare organizations to optimize medication regimens to improve patient outcomes, reduce hospitalizations, lower healthcare costs and manage risk.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$204.27
EBITDA ($mm)
$16.27
EBIT ($mm)
$1.63
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
952
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Ticker: BX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Blackstone Group LP
Blackstone Group LP
Blackstone is one of the world’s leading investment firms. They seek to create positive economic impact and long-term value for their investors, the companies they invest in, and the communities in which they work. They use extraordinary people and flexible capital to help companies solve problems.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$5,935.77
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$1,045.36
Employees
0
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Ticker: KKR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
KKR is a leading global investment firm that manages investments across multiple asset classes including private equity, energy, infrastructure, real estate, capital markets, credit strategies, and hedge funds. With offices around the world, KKR manages assets through a variety of investment funds.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$4,715.61
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$1,014.73
Employees
0
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Ticker: CG
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Carlyle Group
Carlyle Group
The Carlyle Group is a global alternative asset manager with $193 billion of assets under management across 128 funds and 159 fund of funds vehicles as of June 30, 2015. Carlyle’s purpose is to invest wisely and create value on behalf of its investors, many of whom are public pensions.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$2,934.60
EBITDA ($mm)
$873.80
EBIT ($mm)
$821.70
Net Income ($mm)
$348.20
Employees
0
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Ticker: RTOBF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ratos AB
Ratos AB
Ratos is a private equity company that invests in Nordic companies where their core expertise as a professional, active and responsible owner over time creates good value growth. Added value is created in connection with acquisition, development and divestment of these primarily unlisted companies.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$2,530.41
EBITDA ($mm)
$141.89
EBIT ($mm)
$80.55
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: SIVB
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Silicon Valley Bank
Silicon Valley Bank helps innovative companies and their investors move bold ideas forward, fast. They provide a full range of financial services to companies of all sizes in innovation centers around the world.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$2,387.31
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$824.79
Employees
2836
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Ticker: NYSE:APO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Apollo Global Management
Apollo Global Management
Apollo Global Management, LLC and its subsidiaries is a leading global alternative investment manager. They are contrarian, value-oriented investors in private equity, credit and real estate, with significant distressed expertise.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$1,845.75
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Oaktree Capital Management, LLC
Oaktree Capital Management, LLC
Oaktree is a leader among global investment managers specializing in alternative investments. They emphasize an opportunistic, value-oriented and risk-controlled approach to investments in distressed debt, corporate debt, control investing, convertible securities, real estate and listed equities.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$1,315.17
EBITDA ($mm)
$357.51
EBIT ($mm)
$331.49
Net Income ($mm)
$224.77
Employees
0
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Ticker: COWN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cowen Group, Inc.
Cowen Group, Inc.
Cowen Inc. is a diversified financial services firm that operates through two business segments: a broker dealer and an investment management division. Cowen Inc. focuses on delivering value-added capabilities to their clients in order to help them outperform.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$1,072.28
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$112.95
Employees
1325
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Ticker: EQT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
EQT AB
EQT AB
EQT is a leading Swedish investment firm with more than EUR 61B in raised capital across 29 funds and around EUR 40B in assets under management. EQT funds have portfolio companies in Europe, Asia and the US with total sales of more than EUR 19B and approximately 110,000 employees.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$687.20
EBITDA ($mm)
$181.51
EBIT ($mm)
$160.04
Net Income ($mm)
$130.94
Employees
0
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Ticker: PSEC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Prospect Capital Corporation
Prospect Capital Corporation is a business development company that operates as a closed-end, non-diversified investment company that lends to and invests in energy-related businesses.
year
2013
rev ($mm)
$625.80
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
$433.31
Net Income ($mm)
$292.38
Employees
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Ticker: TSX:ONEX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Onex Corporation
Onex Corporation
Founded in 1984, Onex is one of the oldest and most successful private equity firms. They acquire and build high-quality businesses in partnership with talented management teams. They also invest in non-investment grade debt through credit funds and collateralized loan obligations.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$622.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$534.00
EBIT ($mm)
$487.00
Net Income ($mm)
$320.00
Employees
0
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Ticker: TGOPF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3i Group Plc
3i Group Plc
3i Group plc is a multinational private equity and venture capital company headquartered in London, United Kingdom. It has offices in 13 countries across the Americas, Asia and Europe and had total assets under management of £10.5 billion as at 31 March 2012.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$403.39
EBITDA ($mm)
$256.93
EBIT ($mm)
$253.21
Net Income ($mm)
$265.62
Employees
0
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Ticker: ENXTPA:FIM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Fimalac SA
Fimalac SA
Fimalac is a diversified holding company, listed on the Paris Stock Exchange, founded and managed by Marc Ladreit de Lacharrière. Fimalac Group is engaged in private equity, digital media, live shows and hotels and recreation.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$392.72
EBITDA ($mm)
($13.56)
EBIT ($mm)
($54.12)
Net Income ($mm)
$68.47
Employees
2911
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Ticker: MAIN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Main Street Capital Corporation
Main Street Capital Corporation
Main Street Capital Corporation is a principal investment firm that provides long-term debt and equity capital to lower middle market companies and debt capital to middle market companies.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$238.16
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
$205.20
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: TSE:4310
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Dream Incubator Inc.
Dream Incubator Inc.
Based in Japan, Dream Incubator, Inc. is a venture capital and private equity firm specializing in incubation and investments in all business stages. They also help companies with their growth and expansion as a strategic consulting and business development firm.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$183.08
EBITDA ($mm)
$18.93
EBIT ($mm)
$17.11
Net Income ($mm)
$11.60
Employees
0
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