Like Sequel Business Solutions

announced 8/21/2017 via Company Press Release

Verisk Analytics, Inc., will acquire Sequel Business Solutions

synopsis: Verisk Analytics, Inc., a leading data analytics provider, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Sequel from HgCapital and other Sequel shareholders. Sequel is a leading insurance and reinsurance software specialist based in London.
buyer: Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NasdaqGS:VRSK:$2,544.20)
Verisk Analytics is a leading data analytics provider serving customers in insurance, natural resources, and financial services. Using advanced technologies to collect and analyze billions of records, Verisk Analytics provides first-to-market innovations that are integrated into customer workflows. "
target parent: HgCapital
target: Sequel Business Solutions
Sequel is a leading insurance and reinsurance software specialist. Sequel is a pioneer in complex commercial and specialty insurance software innovation, with a diverse customer base that includes some of the world’s largest specialty insurance players.
price ($mm)
$321
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$33
EBITDA ($mm)
$15
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9.6x
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20.8x
closed 9/22/2020 via BusinessWire

iPipeline, Inc., acquired Welis, LLC

synopsis: iPipeline, a leading provider of cloud-based software solutions for the life insurance and financial services industry, announced it has acquired WELIS, a premier provider of life insurance illustration systems to carriers in the US.
buyer parent: Roper Technologies, Inc.
buyer: iPipeline, Inc.
iPipeline is a leading provider of cloud-based software solutions for the life insurance and financial services industries. Through its SSG Digital, end-to-end platform, iPipeline accelerates and simplifies sales, compliance, operations, and support. "
target: Welis, LLC
WELIS is a premier provider of life insurance illustration systems supporting individual and group lines of business for carriers in the US. Its Ascent Illustration System is designed to help insurers sell and service customers in a multi-channel distribution environment.
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closed 7/30/2019 via Company Press Release

RGI S.P.A., acquired Novum GmbH

synopsis: RGI, a European leader in the digital transformation of Insurers, announced that it has acquired 100% of NOVUM, a leading DACH solution provider specializing in the development of core systems for insurers.
buyer parent: Corsair Capital
buyer: RGI S.P.A.
RGI, of Milan, provides software products and technology services to the insurance industry. RGI is a provider of core systems to the insurance market, providing a comprehensive offering which addresses core insurance processes including policy administration, and market management. "
target: Novum GmbH
Novum provides innovative standard and customized software solutions for the international insurance industry. Novum’s solution portfolio comprises software platforms for individual applications such as inventory systems, property and performance, fees, collection, and fund and loan management.
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closed 12/17/2018 via BNC Analysis

Effisoft SARL merged with Prima Solutions,

synopsis: Prima Solutions and Effisoft announce their merger to create a global InsureTech company. Effisoft is the leading vendor of reinsurance and regulatory software solutions for insurance and reinsurance companies across the globe.
buyer parent: Carlyle Group
buyer: Prima Solutions
Prima Solutions provides P&C and L&H insurers the Prima Insure™ software platform to become a leader in insurance innovation. 100% web enabled, multilingual and delivered via SaaS mode, its addresses the entire life cycle of an insurance policy. "
target: Effisoft SARL
Effisoft is a Paris-based international group that designs software solutions for insurance and reinsurance professionals. The group specializes in optimizing reinsurance operations and regulatory compliance with Solvency II.
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closed 8/8/2018 via BNC Analysis

Symbo, acquired ReLeague Enterprises Pvt. Ltd.

synopsis: Singapore-based insurance firm Symbo has acquired ReLeague, an India-based business-to-business (B2B) reinsurance software platform. The deal, which went for an undisclosed sum, gives Symbo access to the reinsurance industry, complementing its direct insurance offerings.
buyer: Symbo
Mumbai and Singapore-based Symbo serves the insurance industry across product, distribution and operations. Their comprehensive offerings span all lines of insurance with capabilities across reinsurance and direct insurance (general & life, personal & commercial). "
target: ReLeague Enterprises Pvt. Ltd.
ReLeague is an India-based business-to-business (B2B) reinsurance software platform. ReLeague is a digital platform with a simple user-interface designed to facilitate global transactions in real time, between all stakeholders -via a battery of best-in-class digital tools.
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closed 1/9/2018 via PE Hub

Corsair Capital, acquired RGI S.P.A.

synopsis: Ardian has sold RGI to Corsair Capital. RGI, of Milan, provides software products and technology services to the insurance industry. RGI is a provider of core systems to the insurance market, providing a comprehensive offering which addresses core insurance processes including policy administration, and market management.
buyer: Corsair Capital
Corsair Capital is one of the longest-standing private equity firms focused on investing in the financial services industry. Launched in 1992 in the aftermath of the U.S. savings and loan crisis, Corsair was the first fund of its size to invest in the financial services industry. "
target parent: Ardian
target: RGI S.P.A.
RGI, of Milan, provides software products and technology services to the insurance industry. RGI is a provider of core systems to the insurance market, providing a comprehensive offering which addresses core insurance processes including policy administration, and market management.
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announced 2/15/2017 via PR Newswire

Sapiens International Corporation N.V., will acquire StoneRiver, Inc.

synopsis: Sapiens International Corporation, a provider of software solutions for the insurance industry, with a growing presence in financial services, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire privately held StoneRiver, Inc. StoneRiver delivers a wide range of solutions and services for the insurance industry in North America.
buyer parent: The Asseco Group
buyer: Sapiens International Corporation N.V. (SPNS:$367.96)
Sapiens International Corporation is a global provider of software solutions for the insurance industry, with an emerging focus on the broader financial services sector. Sapiens offers core solutions to insurance, property and casualty, pension and annuities, reinsurance and retirement markets. "
target: StoneRiver, Inc.
StoneRiver delivers the widest range of value-oriented technology solutions and services to insurance carriers, agents and broker-dealers. This versatile product group encompasses front-office, policy, claims, rating, underwriting, billing and reinsurance automation for all major business lines.
price ($mm)
$102
rev ($mm)
$80
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.3x
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closed 5/5/2016 via BusinessWire

Computer Sciences Corporation, acquired Xchanging PLC

synopsis: Computer Sciences Corporation, a leading provider of next-generation technology solutions and services, announced that it has completed the acquisition of Xchanging plc. Xchanging provides technology-enabled business solutions to organizations in global insurance and financial services, healthcare, manufacturing, real estate and the public sector.
buyer: Computer Sciences Corporation (DXC:$19,577.00)
Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC) leads clients on their digital transformation journeys. The company provides innovative next-generation technology services and solutions that leverage deep industry expertise, global scale, technology independence and an extensive partner community. "
target: Xchanging PLC (LSE:XCH:$636.42)
Xchanging is a global business processor, helping businesses across all industries to optimize their output, streamline processes and add value. The company provides the market leading insurance software, Xuber, which has served the global complex commercial insurance market for over 40 years.
price ($mm)[EV]
$693 [$767]
rev ($mm)
$702
EBITDA ($mm)
$42
EV / rev
1.1x
EV / EBITDA
18.4x
announced 12/30/2015 via BNC Analysis

Silver Falcon plc, will be merged with Lime Global

synopsis: Silver Falcon plc, a shell investment vehicle with a focus on financial services and fintech in particular, is acquiring Lime Holdings Limited, a company that has developed an innovative platform for the insurance industry which facilitates the automated delivery of insurance to end users.
buyer: Silver Falcon plc (LSE:SILF:$0.00)
Silver Falcon is a shell investment vehicle with a focus on financial services and fintech in particular. They are based in London, UK. "
target: Lime Global
Lime is an Australian unlisted public company which operates in the financial technology sector. It has developed an innovative platform for the insurance industry which facilitates the automated delivery of insurance to end users.
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closed 12/23/2015 via PE Hub

Main Capital Partners BV, acquired b+m Informatik AG

synopsis: Main Capital has acquired b+m Informatik AG (b+m), that develops innovative software for banks and insurance companies and serves the German financial sector as a full-service provider.
buyer: Main Capital Partners BV
Main Capital is a private equity investor with an exclusive focus on the software sector in the Benelux and Germany. Within this sector, it is the most specialized company in management buyouts and later-stage growth capital. "
target parent: Allgeier Holding AG
target: b+m Informatik AG
b+m Informatik AG is a maker of software for banks and insurance companies. b+m was founded in 1994 and serves its customers from its headquarters near Kiel (Hamburg), which currently has nearly 90 employees. b+m focuses on both banks and insurers.
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announced 12/9/2015 via GlobeNewswire

VITEC Software Group, will acquire NICE Norwegian Insurance Computer Environment AS

synopsis: Vitec Software Group AB (publ) has agreed to acquire 100 % of the Norwegian software company Nice Norwegian Insurance Computer Environment AS (Nice AS), whose product is an industry-specific software for insurance companies in Norway, Denmark and Sweden.
buyer: VITEC Software Group (OM:VIT B:$161.42)
Vitec Software Group (publ) is a software company that offers industry specific business applications on the Nordic market. Vitec, with operations in Sweden, Norway, Finland and Denmark is growing in the mature part of the software industry by consolidating vertical software segments. "
target: NICE Norwegian Insurance Computer Environment AS
Since its formation in 1987, Norwegian Insurance Computer Environment (NICE) has been dedicated to the development, implementation and operation of fully-integrated application software for insurance companies and associated organisations.
price ($mm)
$2.88
rev ($mm)
$3
EBITDA ($mm)
$0
EV / rev
0.9x
EV / EBITDA
9.3x
announced 1/2/2014 via BNC Analysis

BSynchro, will acquire Arima

synopsis: Arab Insurance Group has entered into an agreement to sell 51% of its shareholding in its wholly owned subsidiary, Arima Insurance Software to Bsynchro Holding SAL, Beirut, Lebanon for a net consideration of US$ 1,250,000. Arima is a software company that provides state-of-the art solutions to the insurance industry.
buyer: BSynchro
BSynchro is a Business and Information Technology service firm that delivers to customers instrumented, innovative, and intelligent IT and operational solutions; aiming to enhance the customer experience, improve process efficiency, and increase profitability. "
target parent: Arab Insurance Group
target: Arima
Arima is a software company that provides state-of-the art solutions to the insurance industry and has a proven track record of successful implementations and providing ongoing support to its growing client base.
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$1.25*
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closed 12/31/2013 via BusinessWire

AmWINS Group, Inc., acquired eReinsure.com, Inc.

synopsis: AmWINS Group, Inc. is pleased to announce that it has completed its acquisition of eReinsure. eReinsure provides Internet-based technology solutions for managing reinsurance transactions including the negotiation and placing process, data management and analysis, compliance, integration and automation.
buyer: AmWINS Group, Inc.
AmWINS Group, Inc. is a leading wholesale distributor of specialty insurance products and services with expertise across a diversified mix of property, casualty and group benefits products. "
target parent: Fortegra Financial Corporation
target: eReinsure.com, Inc.
eReinsure is the leading online platform for managing the placing of reinsurance. The system combines a trusted environment for information exchange and negotiation with easy access and high standards of data security.
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announced 8/1/2011 via Market Wire

MphasiS, will acquire Wyde Corp.

synopsis: MphasiS, a leading IT services company, announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Wyde Corporation, an international software vendor and creator of Wynsure -- an industry leading Insurance Policy Administration Solution. Wyde will operate as a product business within MphasiS' Insurance vertical.
buyer parent: HP
buyer: MphasiS (BSE:526299:$1,262.46)
MphasiS is a $1 billion global service provider, delivering technology based solutions to clients across the world. Its competency lies in its ability to offer integrated service offerings in Applications, Infrastructure Services, and Business Process Outsourcing capabilities. "
target: Wyde Corp.
Wyde Corporation is an international software vendor and creator of Wynsure, a multi-language, multi-currency, easily customizable software that offers policy administration, claims and billing solutions across Life & Annuities (L&A), disability, health, and Property & Casualty (P&C).
price ($mm)
$85
rev ($mm)
$30
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2.8x
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announced 3/3/2011 via BusinessWire

Fortegra Financial Corporation, will acquire eReinsure.com, Inc.

synopsis: Fortegra Financial Corporation, an insurance services company, has announced that it has agreed to acquire eReinsure.com, Inc., an industry leader in web-based technologies for reinsurance process control, information management and compliance functions.
buyer: Fortegra Financial Corporation (FRF:$0.00)
Fortegra Financial Corporation is an insurance services company that provides distribution and administration services and insurance-related products to insurance companies, insurance brokers and agents and other financial services companies in the United States. "
target: eReinsure.com, Inc.
eReinsure is the leading online platform for managing the placing of reinsurance. The system combines a trusted environment for information exchange and negotiation with easy access and high standards of data security.
price ($mm)
$37
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closed 1/14/2011 via bobsguide.com

Markit Group Ltd., acquired QuIC Financial Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: Markit, a leading, global financial information services company, has announced that it has acquired QuIC Financial Technologies, Inc (QuIC). QuIC provides the world’s leading financial organisations with risk analytics solutions to test market and credit risk tolerance in financial portfolios and simulate risk at the enterprise level.
buyer: Markit Group Ltd. (MRKT:$1,129.70)
Markit Group Ltd. is a leading, global financial information services company with over 2,000 employees. The company provides independent data, valuations and trade processing across all asset classes in order to enhance transparency, reduce risk and improve operational efficiency. "
target parent: JMI Equity Fund
target: QuIC Financial Technologies, Inc.
QuIC Financial Technologies is a global solutions provider of risk management, pricing and financial analytics technologies. QuIC solutions set a new standard for speed, flexibility, and scalability in risk management and financial analytics systems.
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closed 11/23/2010 via BusinessWire

Prima Solutions, acquired Albiran

synopsis: Prima Solutions announces the acquisition of the Paris-based insurance software provider, Albiran. Albiran is the perfect complement to Prima Solutions’ product set and expertise. Together, Prima Solutions and Albiran form the one stop shop for insurance software.
buyer: Prima Solutions
Prima Solutions provides brokers, insurance, mutual insurance and reinsurance companies with complete software offering for Life, P&C, Large Commercial Risks and Reinsurance. "
target: Albiran
Albiran has provided web-based insurance software solutions to companies like Generali, Allianz, Altima, Gras Savoye and April Group to launch new insurance products, diversify their distribution networks, increase their customers’ satisfaction and optimize their operational efficiency.
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announced 9/27/2010 via BusinessWire

Ebix, Inc., will acquire USIX Technology

synopsis: Ebix, Inc., a leading international supplier of On-Demand software and E-commerce services to the insurance industry, announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Rio de Janeiro-based Insurance Exchange - USIX Technologies, Inc.
buyer: Ebix, Inc. (EBIX:$570.76)
Ebix, Inc. provides end-to-end solutions ranging from infrastructure exchanges, carrier systems, agency systems and BPO services to custom software development for all entities involved in the insurance industry. "
target: USIX Technology
USIX Technology is an exchange player in the Brazilian insurance markets, the Company provides Internet based sales solutions in an on-Demand manner to the insurance carriers and brokers in Brazil.
price ($mm)
$7.92
rev ($mm)
$3
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
5.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/11/2010 via BusinessWire

Ebix, Inc., acquired MCN Technology & Consulting

synopsis: Ebix, Inc., a leading international supplier of On-Demand software and E-commerce services to the insurance industry, announced that it has acquired Sao Paulo based MCN Technology & Consulting. MCN offers products and services for insurance companies, financial institutions and insurance brokers in
buyer: Ebix, Inc. (EBIX:$570.76)
Ebix, Inc. is a leading international supplier of software and e-commerce solutions to the insurance industry. Ebix provides a series of application software products for the insurance industry ranging from carrier systems, agency systems and exchanges to custom software development. "
target: MCN Technology & Consulting
Since its inception in 2001, MCN has focused itself on the insurance industry through its portfolio of products and services for insurance companies, financial institutions and insurance brokers.
price ($mm)
$3.10
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closed 6/23/2009 via BusinessWire

UniRisX, LLC, acquired UniRisX, Ltd.

synopsis: UniRisX, LLC announced the successful acquisition of UniRisX Ltd, the leading SaaS provider of global insurance services, and concurrent formation of parent company UniRisX, LLC.
buyer: UniRisX, LLC
UniRisX, LLC was formed for the specific purpose of acquiring UniRisX, Ltd. "
target: UniRisX, Ltd.
UniRisX, LLC is the world’s leading global provider of SaaS insurance solutions with 15 global clients with a user base in nine countries and five continents.
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announced 8/21/2017 via Company Press Release

Verisk Analytics, Inc., will acquire Sequel Business Solutions

synopsis: Verisk Analytics, Inc., a leading data analytics provider, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Sequel from HgCapital and other Sequel shareholders. Sequel is a leading insurance and reinsurance software specialist based in London.
buyer: Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NasdaqGS:VRSK:$2,544.20)
Verisk Analytics is a leading data analytics provider serving customers in insurance, natural resources, and financial services. Using advanced technologies to collect and analyze billions of records, Verisk Analytics provides first-to-market innovations that are integrated into customer workflows. "
target parent: HgCapital
target: Sequel Business Solutions
Sequel is a leading insurance and reinsurance software specialist. Sequel is a pioneer in complex commercial and specialty insurance software innovation, with a diverse customer base that includes some of the world’s largest specialty insurance players.
price ($mm)
$321
rev ($mm)
$33
EBITDA ($mm)
$15
EV / rev
9.6x
EV / EBITDA
20.8x
announced 12/5/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Verisk Analytics, Inc., will acquire Flexible Architecture and Simplified Technology, LLC

synopsis: Verisk, a leading data analytics provider, will acquire FAST, a leading software company for the life insurance and annuity industry. The acquisition of FAST will extend Verisk's offerings to the life insurance market as they build a comprehensive suite of innovative solutions to support insurer modernization.
buyer: Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NasdaqGS:VRSK:$2,544.20)
Verisk Analytics is a leading data analytics provider serving customers in insurance, natural resources, and financial services. Using advanced technologies to collect and analyze billions of records, Verisk Analytics provides first-to-market innovations that are integrated into customer workflows. "
target: Flexible Architecture and Simplified Technology, LLC
FAST, which stands for Flexible Architecture and Simplified Technology, is a leading software company for the life insurance and annuity industry. FAST focuses on solving challenges its financial services and insurance clients face as they seek to modernize or replace their systems environments.
price ($mm)
$194
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announced 10/2/2019 via Company Press Release

Verisk Analytics, Inc., will acquire BuildFax

synopsis: Verisk, a leading data analytics provider serving customers in insurance, natural resources, and financial service, will acquire BuildFax, a provider of property condition and history data that delivers detailed data on remodeling, solar installations, new construction, roof age, major systems, maintenance history, and more.
buyer: Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NasdaqGS:VRSK:$2,544.20)
Verisk Analytics is a leading data analytics provider serving customers in insurance, natural resources, and financial services. Using advanced technologies to collect and analyze billions of records, Verisk Analytics provides first-to-market innovations that are integrated into customer workflows. "
target parent: Daily Mail and General Trust plc
target: BuildFax
BuildFax is trusted by insurance and financial institutions to deliver business-critical property condition and history data. With the only database of its kind, it delivers detailed data on remodeling, solar installations, new construction, roof age, major systems, maintenance history, and more.
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announced 8/26/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Wood Mackenzie, will acquire Genscape Inc.

synopsis: Verisk, a leading data analytics provider, will acquire Genscape, a global provider of real-time data and intelligence for commodity and energy markets, from DMGT. Genscape will become part of Wood Mackenzie, a Verisk business, and will enhance Wood Mackenzie’s existing sector intelligence in energy data and analytics.
buyer parent: Verisk Analytics, Inc.
buyer: Wood Mackenzie
UK-based Wood Mackenzie, a Verisk business, is a trusted source of technical and commercial intelligence for the world’s natural resources sector. Wood Mackenzie empowers clients to make better strategic decisions, providing objective analysis and advice on assets, companies, and markets. "
target parent: Daily Mail and General Trust plc
target: Genscape Inc.
Genscape is a global provider of real-time data and intelligence for commodity and energy markets. Genscape operates the world's largest private network of in-field monitors, and its data acquisition abilities include satellite reconnaissance, artificial intelligence, and maritime freight tracking.
price ($mm)
$364
rev ($mm)
$100
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EV / rev
3.6x
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closed 7/16/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Appriss Retail, purchased Retail Loss Prevention Solutions from Verisk Analytics, Inc.

synopsis: Appriss, a leading provider of data analytics solutions in safety, health, and retail, announced the acquisition of the retail loss prevention solutions from Verisk, a leading data analytics company. Verisk’s retail loss prevention solutions include Aspect EliteLP™, APIS (Aspect Protection Information System), and (n)act™.
buyer parent: Insight Venture Partners
buyer: Appriss Retail
Appriss Retail optimizes retailers’ performance using predictive analytics to cut shrink, unlock sales opportunities, and protect margin. The company’s analytical insights drive action throughout the retail organization, including operations, loss prevention, marketing, and finance. "
seller: Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NasdaqGS:VRSK:$2,544.20)
Verisk’s retail loss prevention solutions include Aspect EliteLP™, APIS (Aspect Protection Information System), and (n)act™. Verisk is a leading data analytics company serving the insurance industry, energy and specialized markets, and financial services.
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announced 12/12/2018 via Company Press Release

Verisk Analytics, Inc., will acquire Rulebook

synopsis: Verisk, a leading data analytics provider, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Rulebook. Rulebook is an industry-leading provider of business intelligence and software solutions for the London Insurance Market. Their pricing engine can be used for internal pricing as well as for external distribution for the specialty insurance market.
buyer: Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NasdaqGS:VRSK:$2,544.20)
Verisk Analytics is a leading data analytics provider serving customers in insurance, natural resources, and financial services. Using advanced technologies to collect and analyze billions of records, Verisk Analytics provides first-to-market innovations that are integrated into customer workflows. "
target: Rulebook
Rulebook is an industry-leading provider of business intelligence and software solutions for the London Insurance Market. Their proprietary, distinctive pricing engine can be used for internal pricing as well as external distribution for the specialty insurance market through its Hub platform.
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$87
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closed 6/21/2018 via GlobeNewswire

Verisk Analytics, Inc., acquired Validus-IVC Ltd.

synopsis: Verisk, a leading data analytics provider, has acquired Validus-IVC, a provider of claims management and analysis services to the UK motor insurance industry. Validus-IVC offers a cloud-based platform that enables users to view real-time claims information and automate processes that are repetitive, time consuming and inefficient.
buyer: Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NasdaqGS:VRSK:$2,544.20)
Verisk Analytics is a leading data analytics provider serving customers in insurance, natural resources, and financial services. Using advanced technologies to collect and analyze billions of records, Verisk Analytics provides first-to-market innovations that are integrated into customer workflows. "
target: Validus-IVC Ltd.
Validus-IVC provides claims management and analysis services to the UK motor insurance industry. Validus-IVC offers a cloud-based platform that enables users to exchange and view real-time claims information. The platform automates processes that are repetitive, time consuming and inefficient.
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closed 2/28/2018 via BNC Analysis

Verisk Analytics, Inc., acquired Business Insight

synopsis: Verisk Analytics, a provider of property/casualty (P&C) insurance risk information, has acquired UK-based insurtech Business Insight. Business Insight is a UK based company specialising in providing perils risk models, quote enrichment data and premium analysis software to the Insurance Industry.
buyer: Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NasdaqGS:VRSK:$2,544.20)
Verisk Analytics is a leading data analytics provider serving customers in insurance, natural resources, and financial services. Using advanced technologies to collect and analyze billions of records, Verisk Analytics provides first-to-market innovations that are integrated into customer workflows. "
target: Business Insight
Business Insight is a UK based company specialising in providing perils risk models, quote enrichment data and premium analysis software to the Insurance Industry.
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closed 1/1/2018 via BNC Analysis

Verisk Analytics, Inc., acquired PowerAdvocate

synopsis: Verisk, a leading data analytics provider, has acquired PowerAdvocate, an industry- leading provider of market, cost intelligence, and supply chain solutions serving the energy sector. PowerAdvocate's proprietary solutions enable energy executives to restructure costs and improve company performance.
buyer: Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NasdaqGS:VRSK:$2,544.20)
Verisk Analytics is a leading data analytics provider serving customers in insurance, natural resources, and financial services. Using advanced technologies to collect and analyze billions of records, Verisk Analytics provides first-to-market innovations that are integrated into customer workflows. "
target: PowerAdvocate
PowerAdvocate is a leading provider of spend and cost market intelligence. Developed to support customers' informed decision making, its proprietary solutions enable energy executives to restructure costs and improve company performance.
price ($mm)
$200
rev ($mm)
$36
EBITDA ($mm)
$11
EV / rev
7.8x
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25.5x
closed 11/9/2017 via Company Press Release

Verisk Analytics, Inc., acquired Rebmark Legal Solutions Limited

synopsis: Verisk, a leading data analytics provider, announced it has acquired Rebmark Legal Solutions Ltd., a leading provider of injury claims solutions based in Sheffield, England. Rebmark has a portfolio of injury claims software, as well as a number of bespoke software solutions commissioned by a range of leading law firms and insurers.
buyer: Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NasdaqGS:VRSK:$2,544.20)
Verisk Analytics is a leading data analytics provider serving customers in insurance, natural resources, and financial services. Using advanced technologies to collect and analyze billions of records, Verisk Analytics provides first-to-market innovations that are integrated into customer workflows. "
target: Rebmark Legal Solutions Limited
Rebmark is an award winning software development company that is recognised for leading technology innovation in the legal sector. Rebmark has a portfolio of injury claims software, as well as a number of bespoke software solutions commissioned by a range of leading law firms and insurers.
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announced 8/24/2017 via Company Description

Argus Information & Advisory Services, LLC, will acquire LCI Inc.

synopsis: Verisk Analytics, Inc. has signed a definitive agreement to acquire LCI, an industry-leading provider of risk insight, prediction, and management solutions for banks and creditors. LCI is based in Burlingame, California.
buyer parent: Verisk Analytics, Inc.
buyer: Argus Information & Advisory Services, LLC
Argus is a one-of-a-kind leading provider of information, scoring solutions, and advisory services to financial institutions across the globe. Their client base ranges from financial institutions and their regulators to various companies across the media industry and beyond. "
target: LCI Inc.
LCI delivers bankruptcy data and consumer behavioral data, process automation software, expert services, and research to automate expensive processes in the bankruptcy life cycle.
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$151
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announced 8/21/2017 via Company Press Release

Verisk Analytics, Inc., will acquire Sequel Business Solutions

synopsis: Verisk Analytics, Inc., a leading data analytics provider, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Sequel from HgCapital and other Sequel shareholders. Sequel is a leading insurance and reinsurance software specialist based in London.
buyer: Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NasdaqGS:VRSK:$2,544.20)
Verisk Analytics is a leading data analytics provider serving customers in insurance, natural resources, and financial services. Using advanced technologies to collect and analyze billions of records, Verisk Analytics provides first-to-market innovations that are integrated into customer workflows. "
target parent: HgCapital
target: Sequel Business Solutions
Sequel is a leading insurance and reinsurance software specialist. Sequel is a pioneer in complex commercial and specialty insurance software innovation, with a diverse customer base that includes some of the world’s largest specialty insurance players.
price ($mm)
$321
rev ($mm)
$33
EBITDA ($mm)
$15
EV / rev
9.6x
EV / EBITDA
20.8x
announced 7/27/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Argus Information & Advisory Services, LLC, will acquire G2 Web Services, LLC.

synopsis: Verisk Analytics, Inc., a leading data analytics provider, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire G2 Web Services, an industry-leading provider of merchant risk intelligence solutions for acquirers, commercial banks, and other payment system providers. G2 Web Services will become part of Argus, a Verisk Analytics business.
buyer parent: Verisk Analytics, Inc.
buyer: Argus Information & Advisory Services, LLC
Argus is a one-of-a-kind leading provider of information, scoring solutions, and advisory services to financial institutions across the globe. Their client base ranges from financial institutions and their regulators to various companies across the media industry and beyond. "
target: G2 Web Services, LLC.
G2 Web Services is a leading global provider of merchant risk management solutions, including due diligence, compliance and fraud protection.
price ($mm)
$112
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 5/22/2017 via Company Press Release

Wood Mackenzie, will acquire MAKE A/S

synopsis: Verisk Analytics, Inc., a leading data analytics provider, announced it has acquired MAKE, an industry-leading research and advisory business specializing in wind power.
buyer parent: Verisk Analytics, Inc.
buyer: Wood Mackenzie
Wood Mackenzie, a Verisk Analytics business, is a trusted source of commercial intelligence for the world’s natural resources sector. Wood Mackenzie empowers clients to make better strategic decisions, providing objective analysis and advice on assets, companies, and markets. "
target: MAKE A/S
MAKE is a leading source of intelligence for the renewable energy industry—specializing in onshore and offshore wind. Products include reports, access to MAKE’s proprietary databases and forecasts, analyst presentations, and direct analyst access.
price ($mm)
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closed 2/28/2017 via Company Press Release

Verisk Analytics, Inc., acquired Emergent Network Intelligence Ltd.

synopsis: Verisk Analytics, Inc., a leading data analytics provider, announced it has acquired Emergent Network Intelligence (ENI), a leading innovator in insurance claims efficiency and fraud detection solutions based in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom.
buyer: Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NasdaqGS:VRSK:$2,544.20)
Verisk Analytics is a leading data analytics provider serving customers in insurance, natural resources, and financial services. Using advanced technologies to collect and analyze billions of records, Verisk Analytics provides first-to-market innovations that are integrated into customer workflows. "
target: Emergent Network Intelligence Ltd.
Emergent Network Intelligence (ENI) is a leading innovator in insurance claims efficiency and fraud detection solutions based in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom.
price ($mm)
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announced 2/27/2017 via Company Press Release

Argus Information & Advisory Services, LLC, will acquire Fintellix Solutions Private Limited

synopsis: Verisk Analytics, Inc., a leading data analytics provider, has signed an agreement to acquire Fintellix, a Bangalore-based data solutions company specializing in the development of data management platforms and regulatory reporting solutions for financial institutions. Fintellix will become part of Argus, a Verisk Analytics business.
buyer parent: Verisk Analytics, Inc.
buyer: Argus Information & Advisory Services, LLC
Argus is a one-of-a-kind leading provider of information, scoring solutions, and advisory services to financial institutions across the globe. Their client base ranges from financial institutions and their regulators to various companies across the media industry and beyond. "
target: Fintellix Solutions Private Limited
Founded in 2006, Fintellix enables agility in risk and regulatory reporting practices in enterprise banks and lowered cost of compliance. Fintellix provides analytics, risk, and compliance solutions for the banking sector.
price ($mm)
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closed 2/16/2017 via Company Press Release

Verisk Analytics, Inc., purchased Healix Risk Rating from Healix International Holdings Limited

synopsis: Verisk Analytics, Inc., a leading data analytics provider, announced the acquisition of Healix Risk Rating, a leader in automated medical risk assessment for the travel insurance industry. Healix Risk Rating has an unrivaled reputation as a market-leading provider of automated medical risk assessment in the travel insurance market.
buyer: Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NasdaqGS:VRSK:$2,544.20)
Verisk Analytics is a leading data analytics provider serving customers in insurance, natural resources, and financial services. Using advanced technologies to collect and analyze billions of records, Verisk Analytics provides first-to-market innovations that are integrated into customer workflows. "
seller: Healix International Holdings Limited
Healix Risk Rating is a leader in automated medical risk assessment for the travel insurance industry. Healix Risk Rating has an unrivaled reputation as a market-leading provider of automated medical risk assessment in the travel insurance market.
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closed 1/25/2017 via Company Press Release

AIR Worldwide, acquired Arium Limited

synopsis: Verisk Analytics, Inc., a data analytics provider, announced it has acquired Arium, a company specializing in liability risk modeling and decision support. Arium will become part of AIR Worldwide (AIR), a Verisk Analytics business, and will enable AIR to provide its clients with additional modeling solutions and analytics for the casualty market.
buyer parent: Verisk Analytics, Inc.
buyer: AIR Worldwide
AIR Worldwide (AIR) provides catastrophe risk modeling solutions that make individuals, businesses, and society more resilient. AIR founded the catastrophe modeling industry in 1987, and today models the risk from natural catastrophes, terrorism, and pandemics globally. "
target: Arium Limited
Architects for Risk Identification, Understanding, and Management (Arium) was established in 1998 by Robin Wilkinson. Arium specializes in developing risk models, primarily for the reinsurance industry.
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closed 11/28/2016 via GlobeNewswire

Verisk Analytics, Inc., acquired MarketStance

synopsis: Verisk Analytics, Inc., a leading data analytics provider, announced the acquisition of MarketStance, a leading provider of market intelligence data and analytics to the property/casualty insurance market. MarketStance will become part of ISO, a Verisk Analytics business and a leading source of information about property/casualty insurance risk.
buyer: Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NasdaqGS:VRSK:$2,544.20)
Verisk Analytics is a leading data analytics provider serving customers in insurance, natural resources, and financial services. Using advanced technologies to collect and analyze billions of records, Verisk Analytics provides first-to-market innovations that are integrated into customer workflows. "
target: MarketStance
MarketStance is a leading provider of information and analytics to the insurance industry. They provide a synchronized and impartial view of the insurance marketplace to innovative insurance professionals. The company was founded in 1997 and is based Middletown, CT.
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closed 11/14/2016 via Company Press Release

Verisk Analytics, Inc., acquired The GeoInformation Group

synopsis: Verisk Analytics, Inc., a leading data analytics provider, announced the acquisition of The GeoInformation Group, a leader in the field of geographic data solutions based in Cambridge, United Kingdom. They are an award-winning provider of detailed geospatial information essential for those seeking insight into land and property across the U.K.
buyer: Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NasdaqGS:VRSK:$2,544.20)
Verisk Analytics is a leading data analytics provider serving customers in insurance, natural resources, and financial services. Using advanced technologies to collect and analyze billions of records, Verisk Analytics provides first-to-market innovations that are integrated into customer workflows. "
target: The GeoInformation Group
The GeoInformation Group is an award-winning provider of detailed geospatial information essential for those seeking insight into land and property across the U.K.
price ($mm)
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closed 10/24/2016 via Company Press Release

AIR Worldwide, acquired Analyze Re, Inc.

synopsis: Verisk Analytics, Inc. announced it has acquired Analyze Re, a software analytics provider for the reinsurance and insurance industries. Analyze Re will become part of AIR Worldwide (AIR), a Verisk Analytics business, and will enable AIR to provide clients with real-time pricing, exposure management, and enterprise portfolio roll-up capabilities.
buyer parent: Verisk Analytics, Inc.
buyer: AIR Worldwide
AIR Worldwide (AIR) provides catastrophe risk modeling solutions that make individuals, businesses, and society more resilient. AIR founded the catastrophe modeling industry in 1987, and today models the risk from natural catastrophes, terrorism, and pandemics globally. "
target: Analyze Re, Inc.
Founded in 2013, Analyze Re provides a software analytics suite designed for the reinsurance and insurance industries. In addition to predictive analytics for strategic planning, Analyze Re technology helps organizations make faster and more accurate pricing and portfolio decisions.
price ($mm)
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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:$5,198.00)
Moody's is an essential component of the global capital markets, providing credit ratings, research, tools and analysis that contribute to transparent and integrated financial markets. "
target parent: Vista Equity Partners
target: Regulatory DataCorp, Inc.
RDC (Regulatory DataCorp) delivers powerful, decision-ready intelligence and world-class risk and compliance protection, allowing global organizations to identify suspect entities, strengthen fraud protection, ensure regulatory compliance, and protect their brand equity.
price ($mm)
$700
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/11/2018 via Company Press Release

Innolva S.p.A., acquired Comas S.r.l.

synopsis: Innolva S.p.A., entirely controlled by Tecnoinvestimenti S.p.A., has finalized the acquisition of Comas S.r.l. and Webber S.r.l., two companies active in the on-line sale of commercial information.
buyer parent: Tecnoinvestimenti S.p.A
buyer: Innolva S.p.A.
Innolva operates in the field of Business Information & Credit Management services. Innolva presents a complete offer of information to banks, companies and professionals to optimize decisions in credit management activities. "
target: Comas S.r.l.
Comas S.r.l. and Webber S.r.l. are principally active in the reselling, through the internet, of commercial information such as financial and corporate information on companies, cadastral information, automobile registration history, and other information services.
price ($mm)
$11
rev ($mm)
$4
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.5x
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/1/2015 via BusinessWire

iMapData Inc. merged with PlanetRisk,

synopsis: iMapData, a pioneer in data visualization and analysis that is headquartered in McLean, Virginia, announced that it has merged with and taken the name of Bethesda, Maryland-based PlanetRisk, a fast-growing technology leader revolutionizing big data solutions.
buyer: PlanetRisk
PlanetRisk is a fast-growing technology leader revolutionizing big data solutions. PlanetRisk is a technology solutions and services company that provides a comprehensive analysis of “risk and opportunity” to customers, which include many organizations throughout the private and public sector. "
target: iMapData Inc.
A pioneer in the field of data visualization and analysis, iMapData has been helping organizations mitigate economic risk, protect corporate assets, maintain situational awareness and safeguard employees for over 30 years.
price ($mm)
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closed 12/10/2014 via Market Watch

Verisk Analytics, Inc., acquired Maplecroft

synopsis: Verisk Analytics, Inc. a leading source of information about risk, announced the acquisition of Maplecroft, a leading provider of global risk analytics and advisory services. Using a proprietary data aggregation and analytical approach, Maplecroft enables its customers to assess, monitor, and forecast a range of worldwide risks.
buyer: Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NasdaqGS:VRSK:$2,544.20)
Verisk Analytics is a leading provider of information about risk to professionals in insurance, healthcare, mortgage, government, and risk management. Verisk Analytics helps customers protect people, property, and financial assets. "
target: Maplecroft
Maplecroft provides services and products that offer risk screens, monitoring tools, and insights into political, economic, social, and environmental risks and responsibilities facing by businesses in various sectors worldwide.
price ($mm)
$32
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/10/2008 via BusinessWire

iMapData Inc., acquired iMapData Inc.

synopsis: iMapData Inc., a consulting firm specializing in customized, geospatially-based decision support solutions for the public and private sector, has been acquired from ChoicePoint Inc. by a private investment group. The investment group is led by, and the business will be managed by, the founders of iMapData.
buyer parent: ChoicePoint, Inc.
buyer: iMapData Inc.
iMapData delivers relevant and tailored information via an easy-to-use, Web-based, map interface enabling businesses and government agencies to create maps and reports by accessing and merging various information sets including energy, government... "
target parent: ChoicePoint Asset Company LLC.
target: iMapData Inc.
iMapData delivers relevant and tailored information via an easy-to-use, Web-based, map interface enabling businesses and government agencies to create maps and reports by accessing and merging various information sets including energy, government...
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closed 7/7/2015 via BusinessWire

H.I.G. Capital, acquired Intelius, Inc.

synopsis: H.I.G. Capital, a leading global private equity investment firm with more than $18 billion of equity capital, announced that an affiliate has completed the acquisition of Intelius. Intelius is a leading provider of on-demand information about individuals and predictive analytics that can help identify connections to other people, places and things.
buyer: H.I.G. Capital
H.I.G. Capital is a leading global private equity and alternative assets investment firm with more than $18 billion of equity capital under management. H.I.G. specializes in providing both debt and equity capital to small and mid-sized companies. "
target: Intelius, Inc.
Intelius is an information commerce company founded in 2003 that has become a leader in online people data, delivering comprehensive information about individuals, their histories and their connections to others.
price ($mm)
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closed 6/10/2015 via BNC Analysis

Infonet Srl merged with Ribes S.p.A.,

synopsis: Ribes S.p.A., a company that provides business information to Italian banks, has merged with Infonet Srl, a company that provides information on the reliability of its economic counterparts in order to optimize protection from the credit risk of banks, companies and professionals.
buyer parent: Tecnoinvestimenti S.p.A
buyer: Ribes S.p.A.
Ribes S.p.A. provides business information to Italian banks. The company was founded in 1995 and is based in Milan, Italy. They assess the value of real estate collateral during the granting of a loan. "
target: Infonet Srl
Infonet is an innovative partner for over 15 years in the service sector of Business & Credit Information and provides information on the reliability of its economic counterparts in order to optimize protection from the credit risk of banks, companies and professionals.
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announced 1/31/2013 via Market Wire

TransUnion LLC, will acquire ZipCode

synopsis: TransUnion, a global leader in credit and information services, has signed an agreement to acquire control of ZipCode, one of the largest independent providers of registry information to companies in Brazil's information management sectors that include credit, fraud prevention and marketing.
buyer: TransUnion LLC (TRU:$2,696.90)
As a global leader in information and risk management, TransUnion creates advantages for millions of people around the world by gathering, analyzing and delivering information. TransUnion delivers high quality data and integrates advanced analytics and enhanced decision-making capabilities. "
target: ZipCode
ZipCode is one of the largest independent providers of registry information to companies in Brazil's information management sectors that include credit, fraud prevention and marketing. ZipCode's product portfolio includes solutions to help clients throughout the customer lifecycle.
price ($mm)
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closed 7/17/2006 via BusinessWire

GMT Communications Partners, acquired Suomen Asiakastieto Oy

synopsis: GMT Communications Partners (GMT), the leading private equity investor focused on the European communications sector, today announced that it has acquired 91% of Suomen Asiakastieto Oy (Asiakastieto), the leading business and credit information company in Finland.
buyer: GMT Communications Partners
Founded: 1993, Total Capital: $450 Million. GMT is an independent firm focused exclusively on the Communications sector in Europe. "
target: Suomen Asiakastieto Oy (HLSE:ATG1V:$52.04)
Based in Helsinki, Asiakastieto was founded by a group of Finnish banks, wholesalers and retail chains in 1961 to provide information in support of credit and purchase decisions.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$25
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/27/2006 via PR Newswire

Xtech LLC, acquired TC Index

synopsis: xTech, an information services provider that enables online commerce and direct marketing companies to profitably grow customer relationships while preventing fraud and identity theft, announced that it has completed an acquisition of The Credit Index of Mount Arlington, NJ.
buyer: Xtech LLC
xTech, LLC. is an information services company that enables online commerce and direct marketing companies to profitably grow customer relationships while preventing fraud and identity theft. "
target: TC Index
The Credit Index is a leading provider of consumer information decisioning solutions to the direct marketing industry. Since 1964, The Credit Index has been helping businesses target responsive purchasers and control credit risk.
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closed 4/25/2018 via PR Web

Billtrust, acquired Credit2B

synopsis: Billtrust, the leader in B2B payment cycle management, announced the acquisition of Credit2B, a pioneer in trade credit risk. Credit2B leverages crowdsourcing and other technologies to provide up-to-date payment behaviors and financial risk information on common customers, easing the credit decisioning process for suppliers.
buyer: Billtrust
Billtrust accelerates cash flow by automating invoice delivery, invoice payment and cash application. Companies can improve operational efficiency throughout the invoice-to- cash process with electronic invoicing and payments in a flexible, cloud-based solution. "
target: Credit2B
Credit2B is a pioneer in trade credit risk. Credit2B leverages crowdsourcing and other technologies to provide up-to-date payment behaviors and financial risk information on common customers, easing the credit decisioning process for suppliers.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 6/19/2018 via BNC Analysis

TransUnion LLC, acquired Callcredit Information Group

synopsis: TransUnion, a risk and information solutions provider, announced that it has acquired Callcredit Information Group, Ltd., the second largest consumer credit bureau in the U.K.. Callcredit is an information solutions company that provides data, analytics and technology solutions to help businesses and consumers make informed decisions.
buyer: TransUnion LLC (TRU:$2,696.90)
Transunion helps uncover unique stories, trends and insights behind each data point, using historical information as well as alternative data sources. This allows a variety of markets and businesses to better manage risk and consumers to better manage their credit, personal information and identity."
target parent: GTCR, LLC
target: Callcredit Information Group
Callcredit Information Group, Ltd., is in the business of empowering information. They provide the data, analytics, and software that enable businesses to build more valuable customer relationships. They specialize in managing consumer data for businesses across every sector.
price ($mm)
$1,426
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 1/17/2017 via Financial Times

Carlyle Group, will acquire Global Credit Ratings Co.

synopsis: US buyout group Carlyle has agreed to buy Africa’s largest rating agency by customers in a bet on future growth in the continent’s capital markets. The acquisition of Global Credit Ratings (GCR) shows how private equity funds are seeking to capitalise on the need for banks and insurers to understand the credit risk of local counterparties.
buyer: Carlyle Group (CG:$1,880.20)
The Carlyle Group is a global alternative asset manager with $169 billion of assets under management across 125 funds and 177 fund of funds vehicles as of September 30, 2016. Carlyle’s purpose is to invest wisely and create value on behalf of its investors, many of whom are public pensions. "
target: Global Credit Ratings Co.
Global Credit Ratings (GCR) is a leading emerging market focused ratings agency that rates the full spectrum of security classes, including Corporates, Banks, Insurance companies, Local Authorities, Asset Management & Funds, and Structured Finance transactions.
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closed 2/16/2014 via BusinessWire

GTCR, LLC, acquired Callcredit Information Group

synopsis: GTCR, a leading private equity firm, announced that it has acquired Callcredit Information Group Limited in partnership with its management team. Callcredit is a leading provider of consumer credit data solutions and software and analytics services in the United Kingdom.
buyer: GTCR, LLC
Founded in 1980, GTCR is a leading private equity firm focused on investing in growth companies in the Financial Services & Technology, Healthcare and Information Services & Technology industries. "
target parent: Vitruvian Partners LLP
target: Callcredit Information Group
Callcredit Information Group is expert in managing consumer data for businesses across every sector. The Group is focused on developing innovative products and services to help businesses make smarter, more informed decisions throughout the customer lifecycle.
price ($mm)
$586
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 3/28/2013 via Company Press Release

Cerved Group SpA, will purchase Experian Data Services from Experian plc

synopsis: Experian, the global information services company, announced that it has agreed to divest Experian Data Services S.r.l (EDS), its business credit information business in Italy, to Cerved Group S.p.A.
buyer: Cerved Group SpA (BIT:CERV:$477.91)
Cerved has the most comprehensive database of corporate information in Italy, including corporate and financial details, payment history, customer and supplier relationships, and proprietary information sourced through its own network of interviewers. "
seller: Experian plc (LSE:EXPN:$5,171.00)
Experian Data Services S.r.l is Experian's business credit information business in Italy. Experian is the leading global information services company, providing data and analytical tools to clients in more than 80 countries.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$17
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/17/2012 via

Advent International, GS Capital Partners, acquired TransUnion LLC

synopsis: TransUnion Corp., a leading global provider of information management and risk management solutions, announced that Advent International and GS Capital Partners VI Fund, LP and certain of its affiliates have signed a definitive merger agreement to acquire TransUnion.
buyer: Advent International
buyer: GS Capital Partners
GS Capital Partners is a family of funds with a focus on investing in large, high quality companies with strong management and funding acquisitions or expansion across a range of industries and geographies. "
target parent: Madison Dearborn Partners
target: TransUnion LLC (TRU:$2,696.90)
As a global leader in information and risk management, TransUnion creates advantages for millions of people around the world by gathering, analyzing and delivering information. TransUnion delivers high quality data and integrates advanced analytics and enhanced decision-making capabilities.
price ($mm)
$3,203
rev ($mm)
$1,024
EBITDA ($mm)
$352
EV / rev
3.1x
EV / EBITDA
9.1x
closed 6/16/2010 via Market Wire

Madison Dearborn Partners, acquired TransUnion LLC

synopsis: TransUnion Corp., a global leader in credit information and information management services, announced that Madison Dearborn Partners, LLC has acquired a 51 percent equity stake in TransUnion.
buyer: Madison Dearborn Partners
Madison Dearborn Partners, LLC (MDP) is a private equity investment firm. Madison Dearborn Partners invests in businesses across a broad spectrum of industries, including basic industries, communications, consumer, energy and power, financial services, and health care. "
target: TransUnion LLC (TRU:$2,696.90)
TransUnion is a global leader in credit and information management. The company creates advantages for millions of people around the world by gathering, analyzing and delivering information. For businesses, TransUnion delivers comprehensive data and advanced analytics.
price ($mm)
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closed 5/13/2008 via PR Newswire

Equifax, Inc., acquired Credit Report C.A. Buro de Informacion Crediticia

synopsis: Equifax Inc., a global leader in information solutions, announced it has taken a majority ownership stake in Credit Report C.A. Buro de Informacion Crediticia. Equifax purchased 70 percent of the total shares outstanding from Credit Report's management and other individuals, bringing Equifax's total ownership to 95 percent.
buyer: Equifax, Inc. (NYSE:EFX:$3,415.20)
Equifax is a global leader in information technology that enables and secures global commerce with consumers and businesses. The company is one of the largest sources of consumer and commercial data. "
target: Credit Report C.A. Buro de Informacion Crediticia
Credit Report C.A. Buro de Informacion Crediticia (Credit Report), the leading credit reporting company in Ecuador.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 5/1/2006 via PR Newswire

First Advantage Corporation, acquired Inquest, Inc.

synopsis: First Advantage Corporation, a global risk mitigation and business solutions provider, today announced that it has acquired Inquest, Inc., a regional employment screening company based in Los Gatos, Calif., near San Jose.
buyer parent: The First American Corporation
buyer: First Advantage Corporation
First Advantage Corporation is a leading provider of information services, providing single-source solutions for the screening, certification, and risk mitigation needs of corporations and consumers across the nation. "
target: Inquest, Inc.
Inquest Pre Employment Screening is a certified Woman Owned Business that offers quality employee screening services, including county-level employee background checks. Inquest has emerged as a leading provider of screening services.
price ($mm)
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closed 1/10/2018 via BNC Analysis

CRIF, acquired Vision-Net Ltd

synopsis: CRIF, a global company specializing in credit bureau and business information systems, outsourcing and processing services, and credit solutions, has acquired Vision-net, Ireland’s leading Credit Rating Agency. Vision-net provides instant access to Company Information and Credit Risk Data on every company registered in Ireland, N.I. and the UK.
buyer: CRIF
CRIF is a global company specializing in credit bureau and business information systems, outsourcing and processing services, and credit solutions. CRIF is currently the market leader in continental Europe in the field of banking credit information. "
target: Vision-Net Ltd
Vision-net Ltd. is Ireland’s leading Credit Rating Agency. Their service provides instant access to Company Information and Credit Risk Data on every company registered in Ireland, N.I. and the UK. Every day thousands of Ireland's largest companies benefit from their business intelligence.
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Guidewire Software, Inc.
Guidewire Software, Inc.
Guidewire Software, Inc. provides system software to the property and casualty insurance industry primarily in the United States, Canada, and Australia. It provides Internet-based software platforms for core insurance operations.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$514.28
EBITDA ($mm)
$47.34
EBIT ($mm)
$28.61
Net Income ($mm)
$21.22
Employees
1893
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Ticker: NasdaqGS:VRSK
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Verisk Analytics, Inc.
Verisk Analytics, Inc.
Verisk Analytics is a leading data analytics provider serving customers in insurance, natural resources, and financial services. Using advanced technologies to collect and analyze billions of records, Verisk Analytics provides first-to-market innovations that are integrated into customer workflows.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$2,544.20
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,068.30
EBIT ($mm)
$839.60
Net Income ($mm)
$463.90
Employees
8068
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Ticker: LSE:EXPN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Experian plc
Experian plc
Experian is the leading global information services company, providing data and analytical tools to clients around the world. The Group helps businesses to manage credit risk, prevent fraud, target marketing offers and automate decision making.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$5,171.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,563.00
EBIT ($mm)
$1,228.00
Net Income ($mm)
$656.00
Employees
17800
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Ticker: TRU
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
TransUnion LLC
TransUnion LLC
As a global leader in information and risk management, TransUnion creates advantages for millions of people around the world by gathering, analyzing and delivering information. TransUnion delivers high quality data and integrates advanced analytics and enhanced decision-making capabilities.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$2,696.90
EBITDA ($mm)
$978.30
EBIT ($mm)
$617.70
Net Income ($mm)
$313.20
Employees
8000
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Ticker: BIT:TECN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tecnoinvestimenti S.p.A
Tecnoinvestimenti S.p.A., through its subsidiaries, provides IT and credit information solutions in Italy. The company offers IT solutions and services for the dematerialization and digitalization of document processes through document management, electronic storage, and electronic invoicing.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$280.78
EBITDA ($mm)
$71.00
EBIT ($mm)
$56.71
Net Income ($mm)
$34.22
Employees
1294
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Ticker: BIT:CERV
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cerved Group SpA
Cerved Group SpA
Cerved is a leading Information Provider in Italy and one of the major rating agencies in Europe. Cerved is the Italian leader in credit risk analysis and the top independent market player for credit management.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$477.91
EBITDA ($mm)
$201.85
EBIT ($mm)
$143.63
Net Income ($mm)
$69.91
Employees
1992
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Ticker: NYSE:EFX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Equifax, Inc.
Equifax, Inc.
Equifax is a global leader in consumer, commercial and workforce information solutions that provide businesses of all sizes and consumers with insight and information they can trust. Equifax organizes and assimilates data on more than 600 million consumers and 81 million businesses worldwide.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$3,415.20
EBITDA ($mm)
$850.70
EBIT ($mm)
$541.20
Net Income ($mm)
$446.50
Employees
10300
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Ticker: BSE:532835
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ICRA Limited
ICRA Limited operates as a credit rating agency in India. The company provides consulting services, including strategy, risk management, regulatory economics, transaction advisory, and process re-engineering services to banks and more.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$50.82
EBITDA ($mm)
$14.92
EBIT ($mm)
$13.75
Net Income ($mm)
$11.40
Employees
62
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Ticker: NasdaqGM:COGT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cogint, Inc.
Cogint, Inc.
Cogint is a data and analytics company providing cloud-based, mission-critical information and performance marketing solutions to enterprises in a variety of industries. They transform data into intelligence utilizing their proprietary technology platforms to solve complex problems for clients.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$210.16
EBITDA ($mm)
($14.55)
EBIT ($mm)
($28.45)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
200
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Ticker: MCO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Moody's Corporation
Moody's Corporation
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.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$5,198.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$2,567.00
EBIT ($mm)
$2,362.00
Net Income ($mm)
$1,736.00
Employees
11279
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Ticker: TSE:3966
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Uzabase
Uzabase
UZABASE, Inc. provides industry and corporate information database services primarily in Japan. The company operates SPEEDA, an information platform, which offers comprehensive company and industry analysis for business professionals. The company was founded in 2008 and is based in Tokyo, Japan.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$45.94
EBITDA ($mm)
$6.19
EBIT ($mm)
$5.72
Net Income ($mm)
$3.93
Employees
241
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