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closed 11/28/2018 via Company Press Release

Thompson Street Capital Partners, acquired Palisade Corporation

synopsis: Thompson Street Capital Partners, a private equity firm, announced that they have partnered with management to recapitalize Palisade Corporation. Palisade is a provider of risk modeling and decision analysis software. Their @RISK and DecisionTools® software performs risk analysis using Monte Carlo simulation.
buyer: Thompson Street Capital Partners
Thompson Street Capital Partners is a private equity firm investing in service, manufacturing and distribution businesses. The firm partners with management in recapitalizations, management buyouts, corporate divestitures, family businesses in transition and take-private transactions. "
target: Palisade Corporation
Palisade is the maker of the market leading risk and decision analysis software @RISK and the DecisionTools® Suite. Their software adds in to Microsoft Excel, ensuring flexibility and ease-of-use. Its flagship product, @RISK, performs risk analysis using Monte Carlo simulation.
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closed 5/30/2018 via Company Press Release

ITRS Group Plc, acquired Sumerian

synopsis: ITRS, a provider of IT operations analytics, has acquired UK-based Sumerian. Sumerian is a capacity management firm that takes large-scale data from monitoring tools into a powerful predictive analytics engine, which recommends optimizations, uses machine learning to predict future issues, and quantifies business risks through scenario modelling.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: ITRS Group Plc
ITRS Group is a leading provider of real-time monitoring and IT operations analytics. ITRS work with over 190 leading financial institutions, including investment banks, exchanges and trading venues, hedge funds, brokers and data vendors. "
target: Sumerian
Based in the UK, Sumerian is a capacity management firm. Their software takes large-scale data from monitoring tools into a powerful predictive analytics engine, which recommends optimizations, uses machine learning to predict future issues, and quantifies business risks through scenario modelling.
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closed 10/8/2014 via Company Press Release

Akio Software, acquired Spotter

synopsis: AKIO Software acquired Spotter in order to expand its listening and analysis capability for the voice of the client. Spotter’s software combines the tracking and collection of big data flows and the analysis of the data in order to measure public opinion through customised indicators and sector specific scores.
buyer: Akio Software
The leader in the global customer eXperience management market, Akio Software publishes an integrated software suite that enables all contact media to be handled with the same level of maturity – voice, written, web and mobile – between the company and its customer. "
target: Spotter
Leader in textual analysis to measure risks and opinions, Spotter provides reliable analytical models to feed decision making in the fields of strategy, risk, marketing, PR and communications. It provides solutions for Reputation Management, Social CRM, Risk Assessment, and Corporate Intelligence.
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closed 6/27/2013 via PR Newswire

Raytheon Company, acquired Visual Analytics, Inc.

synopsis: Raytheon Company has acquired a privately held company, Visual Analytics Incorporated, further extending Raytheon's capabilities to meet the data analytics, data visualization and information sharing needs of its customers. Visual Analytics, Inc. provides data analytics, decision support, and information sharing solutions.
buyer: Raytheon Company (RTN:$83,559.00)
Raytheon Company is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, homeland security and other government markets throughout the world. Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration and other capabilities. "
target: Visual Analytics, Inc.
Visual Analytics, Inc. provides data analytics, decision support, and information sharing solutions for investigating money laundering, financial crimes, narcotics trafficking, terrorism, border security, embezzlement, and fraud in commercial and government markets.
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closed 8/8/2008 via Market Wire

Guardian Angel, acquired Alea Holdings LLC

synopsis: Guardian Angel Group, Inc. acquired Alea Holdings LLC, a technology and risk analysis company. Alea has developed sophisticated infrastructure risk analysis software, called INTELOS (patent pending) that accurately quantifies and grades in a standardized format physical security, operational engineering and country risks into one report.
buyer: Guardian Angel
Guardian Angel Group is a risk analysis, risk pricing and risk mitigation firm committed to delivering annual cost savings and overall enhanced operational efficiencies to the global infrastructure community. "
target: Alea Holdings LLC
Aléa Holdings llc is a risk consultancy firm delivering comprehensive security and terror risk assessments, security and engineering services in a unique and integrated format driving value through the overall enterprise or operation.
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PayPal, Inc., acquired Fraud Sciences Ltd.

synopsis: eBay Inc. announced that PayPal has agreed to acquire Fraud Sciences Ltd., a privately-held Israeli company with expertise in online risk tools, in a cash transaction with an aggregate transaction value of approx. $169 million. Fraud Sciences’ risk tools and analytics are expected to enhance eBay and PayPal’s proprietary fraud management systems.
buyer parent: eBay
buyer: PayPal, Inc. (PYPL:$17,037.00)
PayPal, an eBay company, enables any individual or business with an email address to send and receive payments online securely, easily and quickly. PayPal has nearly 79 million accounts and is available to users in 56 markets around the world. "
target: Fraud Sciences Ltd.
Fraud Sciences is a leading innovator in online risk tools. Following years of intensive research, Fraud Sciences has developed a technology that differentiates between real and fraudulent transactions with unprecedented accuracy.
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closed 12/18/2006 via Company Press Release

Fidelity Ventures, acquired eCredit.com, Inc.

synopsis: Fidelity Ventures, which invests in and works with technology companies at the go-to-market stage, today announced it has acquired Dedham, MA-based eCredit, a privately-held provider of online solutions for commercial credit and collections professionals. Financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
buyer parent: FMR Corp.
buyer: Fidelity Ventures
Fidelity Ventures invests in technology companies at the "Go-To-Market" stage. Its 40-year track record includes hundreds of successful investments in the consumer, communications, systems and software markets. "
target: eCredit.com, Inc.
eCredit is the leading provider of online solutions for credit and collections professionals. Its award-winning on-demand software supports the mission critical processes of granting credit, monitoring portfolio risk, and collecting accounts receivables.
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closed 12/12/2006 via PR Newswire

Primavera Systems, Inc., acquired PertMaster

synopsis: Primavera Systems, Inc. has acquired Pertmaster, Ltd., a risk analysis and mitigation solutions company based in the United Kingdom. Terms of the transactions were not released.
buyer parent: Francisco Partners
buyer: Primavera Systems, Inc.
Primavera is a software company whose clients depend on its project, resource and portfolio management solutions to identify which projects are most important and to make it easy for people to work collaboratively, productively and successfully. "
target: PertMaster
Pertmaster is a provider of risk and analytics software for Project Portfolio Management environments, with focus on oil and gas exploration, engineering, manufacturing, construction, aerospace, defense and government. Some 7,000 projects around the world rely on Pertmaster solutions.
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closed 2/3/2011 via Company Press Release

SunGard Data Systems Inc., acquired PredictiveMetrics Inc.

synopsis: SunGard announced that it has acquired PredictiveMetrics, a provider of predictive scoring and analytical services for trade credit, debt collections, utilities and other markets. PredictiveMetrics’ core services around credit and collection analyses will become part of SunGard’s AvantGard Receivables solution.
buyer: SunGard Data Systems Inc.
SunGard is a global leader in software and processing solutions for financial services, higher education and the public sector. SunGard also helps information-dependent enterprises of all types to ensure the continuity of their business. "
target: PredictiveMetrics Inc.
PredictiveMetrics is a global leader in providing predictive scoring and analytical decision solutions using advanced statistical techniques for credit, collections and debt recovery collections. PredictiveMetrics’ decision technology spans many industries, types of financing, and ages of debt.
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closed 6/17/2015 via PR Newswire

Corporate Executive Board, acquired Sunstone Analytics

synopsis: CEB, the leading member-based advisory company, adds machine learning pioneers and extends market-leading talent management solutions through Sunstone Analytics acquisition. The company uses advanced analytics and machine learning to analyze the relationship between resume attributes to score candidate fit against specified business goals.
buyer: Corporate Executive Board (CEB:$938.58)
Corporate Executive Board (CEB), the leading member-based advisory company, equips more than 10,000 organizations around the globe with insights, tools and actionable solutions to transform enterprise performance. "
target: Sunstone Analytics
Sunstone Analytics technology helps organizations quickly identify the best candidates from high volumes of résumés. Provided online as Software as a Service (SaaS), these machine learning based analytics tools identify the features and phrases most associated with high performers.
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closed 12/23/2013 via PR Newswire

HireVue, purchased CollaboRATE Inc. from ZRG Partners

synopsis: HireVue, announced the acquisition of CollaboRATE Inc., a spinoff from ZRG Partners which features a patented hiring decision engine designed to improve interview collaboration, feedback and analysis and enables informed, data-driven hiring decisions while also equipping organizations with feedback on internal interviewers and talent scouts.
buyer: HireVue
HireVue provides a new on demand way to interview. Users browse, watch, rate and share the interviews they want on their own time. HireVue’s Digital Interview Platform helps improve interviews of all types, including in person, phone and video interviews. "
seller: ZRG Partners
ZRG Partners is a global executive search and human capital management firm. ZRG's CollaboRATE features a patented hiring decision engine designed to improve interview collaboration, feedback and analysis and enables informed, data-driven hiring decisions.
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closed 7/6/2005 via PR Newswire

Market Insite Group merged with Asterop SA,

synopsis: Kathryn A. Huber, President and CEO of Market Insite Group (formerly Location-net), announced today the merger of the California-based business with France's Asterop SA, the leading European provider of GeoIntelligence(TM). The new company, Asterop Inc., creates a powerful decision-making solution for market analysis.
buyer: Asterop SA
Asterop SA enables companies to refine their development strategies and optimize their operational activities through an objective analytic approach. Asterop has made a name in the European and Japanese markets as a major proponent of applied analytical solutions for strategic marketing. "
target: Market Insite Group
Market Insite Group provides technology-based products and consulting services to optimize location and market opportunities, mitigate risk and maximize revenue for businesses. The Company's initial focus is the retail real estate industry. Market Insite Group's proprietary scoring system, which is
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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 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.
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announced 3/16/2006 via BusinessWire

IBM, will acquire Language Analysis Systems, Inc.

synopsis: IBM today announced it has signed an agreement to acquire Language Analysis Systems, Inc. (LAS), a privately-held company based in Herndon, Virginia, that develops multicultural name recognition technology.
buyer: IBM (IBM:$76,536.00)
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: Language Analysis Systems, Inc.
LAS technology verifies the origin, cultural variations and meaning of names by comparing and analyzing factors commonly associated with nearly one billion names from around the world, including nicknames, titles, format changes and typographical errors.
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closed 8/2/2005 via BusinessWire

FactSet Research Systems Inc., acquired Derivative Solutions, Inc.

synopsis: FactSet Research Systems Inc., a major supplier of computer-based financial and economic data to the investment community, today announced that it has acquired all of the outstanding capital stock of Derivative Solutions Inc. FactSet paid consideration of $42.5 million in cash and 305,748 shares of FactSet common stock.
buyer: FactSet Research Systems Inc. (FDS:$1,494.11)
FactSet provides more than 100 databases of online financial information from more than 30 sources, including EDGAR SEC filings, Compustat, Interactive Data, and First Call. Subscribers can manipulate and analyze data ranging from federal securities filings to historical financial statistics. "
target: Derivative Solutions, Inc.
Derivative Solutions is a leading provider of analytical software to financial institutions. Our products provide all the tools necessary for the proper valuation and risk management of all fixed income securities including CMOs, ABS, CMBS, CDOs, MBS, Treasuries, Agencies, Corporates, and Derivativ
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closed 5/2/2005 via PR Newswire

ChoicePoint, Inc., acquired Magnify, Inc.

synopsis: ChoicePoint announced its acquisition of Magnify, Inc., a provider of fraud detection and analytics solutions to the insurance and financial services industries.
buyer: ChoicePoint, Inc. (CPS:$0.00)
ChoicePoint helps businesses, government agencies and nonprofit organizations make better decisions through information and technology solutions. "
target: Magnify, Inc.
Magnify provides advanced analytic and decisioning software and solutions that allow clients to efficiently identify which customers or transactions to focus on, and what actions to take to maximize financial return. The company's tailored solutions optimize critical applications such as fraud detec
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closed 10/16/2017 via BusinessWire

Prima Solutions, acquired Tricast Group

synopsis: With the support of The Carlyle Group, Prima Solutions, French insurance software vendor, announced the acquisition of Tricast, a French company specialized in analysis and predictive tools. Tricast provides insurers and banks a range of analytical and simulation tools, which are technically innovative, scientifically sophisticated and easy to use.
buyer parent: Carlyle Group
buyer: Prima Solutions
Based in France, Prima Solutions delivers the software platform Property and Casualty insurers need to gain in agility and succeed in a time of rapid industry change. Full web, modular, multilingual and available in SaaS mode, Prima Insure addresses the whole life cycle of an insurance policy. "
target: Tricast Group
In order to improve the competitiveness and technical margins of insurers, banks, cooperatives and wholesalers, France-based Tricast provides a range of analytical and simulation tools, which are technically innovative, scientifically sophisticated and easy to use.
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announced 10/6/2017 via BusinessWire

Guidewire Software, Inc., will acquire Cyence

synopsis: Guidewire Software, Inc. and Cyence, Inc. announced that the companies have entered into a definitive agreement for Guidewire to acquire Cyence. Cyence is a software company that applies data science and risk analytics to enable P&C insurers to grow by underwriting “21st century risks” that have gone underinsured or uninsured.
buyer: Guidewire Software, Inc. (GWRE:$514.28)
Guidewire delivers the software that Property and Casualty insurers need to adapt and succeed in a time of rapid industry change. They combine three elements – core operations, data and analytics, and digital engagement – into a platform that enhances insurers’ ability to empower their customers. "
target: Cyence
Cyence empowers the insurance industry to understand the impact of emerging 21st century risks like cyber, business interruption, etc. Cyence’s unique data science combines data collection at scale, machine learning and economic/risk modeling to create an insurance risk modeling platform.
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closed 9/15/2017 via Company Press Release

Deloitte LLP, acquired SCDM

synopsis: Deloitte, a company that provides industry-leading audit, consulting, tax and advisory services, has acquired SCDM, a company that develops and delivers risk monitoring and analytics solutions for structured credit investors in Germany and internationally.
buyer: Deloitte LLP
Deloitte provides industry-leading audit, consulting, tax and advisory services to many of the world's most admired brands, including 80 percent of the Fortune 500 and more than 6,000 private and middle market companies. "
target: SCDM
SCDM develops and delivers risk monitoring and analytics solutions for structured credit investors in Germany and internationally. SCDM was founded in 2003 and is based in Frankfurt am Main, Germany.
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closed 11/28/2018 via Company Press Release

Thompson Street Capital Partners, acquired Palisade Corporation

synopsis: Thompson Street Capital Partners, a private equity firm, announced that they have partnered with management to recapitalize Palisade Corporation. Palisade is a provider of risk modeling and decision analysis software. Their @RISK and DecisionTools® software performs risk analysis using Monte Carlo simulation.
buyer: Thompson Street Capital Partners
Thompson Street Capital Partners is a private equity firm investing in service, manufacturing and distribution businesses. The firm partners with management in recapitalizations, management buyouts, corporate divestitures, family businesses in transition and take-private transactions. "
target: Palisade Corporation
Palisade is the maker of the market leading risk and decision analysis software @RISK and the DecisionTools® Suite. Their software adds in to Microsoft Excel, ensuring flexibility and ease-of-use. Its flagship product, @RISK, performs risk analysis using Monte Carlo simulation.
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announced 9/21/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Paya, Inc., will acquire The Payment Group

synopsis: Paya, a leading provider of integrated payment and commerce solutions, has announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire The Payment Group (TPG). TPG provides integrated payment solutions to more than 600 utility and municipal government clients, linking all payments with their existing accounting and business management software.
buyer parent: GTCR, LLC
buyer: Paya, Inc.
Paya is a leading provider of integrated payment and frictionless commerce solutions that help customers accept and make payments, expedite receipt of money, and increase operating efficiencies. "
target parent: Thompson Street Capital Partners
target: The Payment Group
The Payment Group provides integrated payment solutions to more than 600 utility and municipal government clients, linking all payments with their existing accounting and business management software.
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closed 5/13/2020 via BusinessWire

Thompson Street Capital Partners, acquired PKWARE, Inc.

synopsis: Thompson Street Capital Partners, a private equity firm based in St. Louis, announced that they have acquired PKWARE Inc., a Milwaukee, Wisconsin-based provider of data security software solutions.
buyer: Thompson Street Capital Partners
Thompson Street Capital Partners is a private equity firm focused on investing in founder-led, middle-market businesses. TSCP partners with management teams to increase value by accelerating growth, both organically and via complementary acquisitions. "
target parent: Novacap Investments Inc.
target: PKWARE, Inc.
PKWARE is a provider of encryption and compression software, offering data security solutions incorporating data discovery, classification, and protection in automated, policy-driven workflows.
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closed 12/12/2019 via BusinessWire

Thompson Street Capital Partners, acquired Data Dimensions Corporation

synopsis: Thompson Street Capital Partners has acquired Data Dimensions, a leader in business process automation. Data Dimensions is a leader in the P&C insurance, financial services, and government industries, providing data and document management automation services to the largest insurers, mail order pharmacies, manufacturers, and government agencies.
buyer: Thompson Street Capital Partners
Thompson Street Capital Partners is a private equity firm focused on investing in founder-led, middle-market businesses. TSCP partners with management teams to increase value by accelerating growth, both organically and via complementary acquisitions. "
target parent: HealthEdge Investment Partners, LLC
target: Data Dimensions Corporation
Data Dimensions helps clients better manage business processes and workflows by bridging the gap of automation, technology, and physical capabilities. The company provides a complete range of outsourcing and professional services, including mailroom management, document conversion services and more.
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closed 11/20/2019 via Company Press Release

Thompson Street Capital Partners, acquired T-Base Communications

synopsis: Thompson Street Capital Partners, a private equity firm, has acquired T-Base Communications, a Canada-based provider of accessible communications technology that leverages its proprietary software to ensure enterprise customers and education organizations provide accessible documents for their low-vision and blind customers.
buyer: Thompson Street Capital Partners
Thompson Street Capital Partners is a private equity firm investing in service, manufacturing and distribution businesses. The firm partners with management in recapitalizations, management buyouts, corporate divestitures, family businesses in transition and take-private transactions. "
target: T-Base Communications
T-Base Communications is a Canada-based provider of accessible communications technology. It leverages its proprietary software to ensure enterprise customers and education organizations provide accessible documents for their low-vision and blind customers.
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closed 5/29/2019 via Company Press Release

Revenue Management Solutions, LLC, acquired i8 Health Solutions

synopsis: Revenue Management Solutions, a technology-based healthcare remittance automation platform tool, has completed its acquisition of the assets of i8 Health Solutions. i8 Health provides customers with a technology platform enabling true reconciliation of payments posted to the general ledger within a provider’s patient accounting system.
buyer parent: Thompson Street Capital Partners
buyer: Revenue Management Solutions, LLC
Revenue Management Solutions (RMS) is the leading technology-based healthcare remittance automation platform tool available in the market. RMS allows healthcare providers, outsourcers and facilities to optimize the remittance matching, reconciliation, and management processes. "
target: i8 Health Solutions
i8 Heath Solutions provides users with a technology platform enabling reconciliation of payments posted to the general ledger within a provider’s patient accounting system. i8 Health has designed, developed, delivered and supported technology solutions that improve activities in healthcare.
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closed 1/28/2019 via GlobeNewswire

BCC Software, Inc., acquired Satori Software, Inc

synopsis: Neopost, a global leader in mail solutions, announced the divestment of Satori Software, one of the leaders in address quality solutions in the United States. Satori is acquired by Thompson Street Capital Partners (TSCP), the owner of BCC Software, a provider of postal management software in Americas based in Rochester, New York.
buyer parent: Thompson Street Capital Partners
buyer: BCC Software, Inc.
For over 40 years, BCC Software has been a leader in the direct communications industry, delivering premium USPS certified direct mail software, critical data services, and innovative mail tracking technology. "
target parent: NeoPost SA
target: Satori Software, Inc
Satori Software delivers contact data quality and mailing preparation solutions. Its API-based solutions integrate point-of-entry address validation, batch cleansing and automated mailing preparation into existing processes.
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closed 11/28/2018 via Company Press Release

Thompson Street Capital Partners, acquired Palisade Corporation

synopsis: Thompson Street Capital Partners, a private equity firm, announced that they have partnered with management to recapitalize Palisade Corporation. Palisade is a provider of risk modeling and decision analysis software. Their @RISK and DecisionTools® software performs risk analysis using Monte Carlo simulation.
buyer: Thompson Street Capital Partners
Thompson Street Capital Partners is a private equity firm investing in service, manufacturing and distribution businesses. The firm partners with management in recapitalizations, management buyouts, corporate divestitures, family businesses in transition and take-private transactions. "
target: Palisade Corporation
Palisade is the maker of the market leading risk and decision analysis software @RISK and the DecisionTools® Suite. Their software adds in to Microsoft Excel, ensuring flexibility and ease-of-use. Its flagship product, @RISK, performs risk analysis using Monte Carlo simulation.
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closed 10/3/2018 via BNC Analysis

Tabs3 Software, acquired CosmoLex

synopsis: Software Technology LLC, developer of Tabs3 Software, a leading desktop law practice management program, has acquired CosmoLex, one of the leading cloud-based practice management platforms.
buyer parent: Thompson Street Capital Partners
buyer: Tabs3 Software
Software Technology Inc. (STI) is a provider of financial and practice management software for the legal industry. STI develops and manufactures Tabs3, the company’s flagship software program, to assist small and mid-sized law firms with billing, time-keeping, automating back-office workflows. "
target: CosmoLex
CosmoLex is a cloud-based law practice management software that integrates time tracking, billing, trust & business accounting, email, calendaring, task & document management, all in one application.
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closed 6/14/2018 via BusinessWire

Global Software, Inc. merged with insightsoftware.com International,

synopsis: TA Associates, a leading global growth private equity firm, has acquired and combined of Global Software, Inc. and insightsoftware.com International, two leading ERP reporting and corporate performance management software companies. Global Software, Inc. is the leading provider of Microsoft Excel-based reporting and automation platforms.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: insightsoftware.com International
insightsoftware.com helps companies turn their financial & operational data into business outcomes that drive growth. Through innovative turn-key reporting and performance management solutions, they provide users with access to data-driven insights in an efficient and cost-effective manner. "
target parent: Thompson Street Capital Partners
target: Global Software, Inc.
Global Software, Inc. is the leading provider of Microsoft Excel-based reporting and automation platforms to enhance the world’s foremost Business Intelligence, Enterprise Resource Planning, and other data sources.
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closed 3/7/2018 via Company Press Release

Global Software, Inc., acquired Spreadsheetsoftware.com

synopsis: Thompson Street Capital Partners announced that its portfolio company Global Software has acquired Netherlands-based Spreadsheetsoftware.com, author of the Excel-based audit platform, SheetRight. SheetRight analyzes and processes spreadsheets in seconds to clean, optimize and inspect workbooks for errors and inconsistencies.
buyer parent: Thompson Street Capital Partners
buyer: Global Software, Inc.
Global Software, Inc. is the leading provider of Microsoft Excel-based reporting and automation platforms to enhance the world’s foremost Business Intelligence, Enterprise Resource Planning, and other data sources. "
target: Spreadsheetsoftware.com
Based in the Netherlands, Spreadsheetsoftware.com offers SheetRight, a powerful Excel-based software platform that analyzes and processes spreadsheets in seconds to clean, optimize and inspect workbooks for errors and inconsistencies. SheetRight enables users to build spreadsheets free of errors.
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closed 10/11/2017 via Company Press Release

Thompson Street Capital Partners, acquired BCC Software, Inc.

synopsis: Thompson Street Capital Partners, a private equity firm focused on investing in founder-led middle market businesses, has acquired BCC Software from Versa Capital Management, a private equity investment firm. BCC Software creates innovative postal software solutions and provides extensive data marketing services.
buyer: Thompson Street Capital Partners
Thompson Street Capital Partners is a St. Louis-based private equity firm focused on investing in founder-led middle market businesses. Since 2000, they have acquired more than 100 companies in the business services, healthcare services and engineered products sectors. "
target parent: Versa Capital Management
target: BCC Software, Inc.
Based in Rochester, NY, BCC Software creates innovative postal software solutions and provides extensive data marketing services. BCC Software postal solutions enhance the complete mail preparation process by optimizing postage costs and jobs for easier, more efficient processing.
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closed 3/2/2017 via BNC Analysis

NexPhase Capital, acquired Receivables Management Partners

synopsis: NexPhase Capital, a New York City-based private equity firm, acquired revenue cycle management solutions provider Greensburg, Ind.-based Receivables Management Partners (RMP). RMP serves approximately 200 hospitals and more than 30,000 physicians nationwide and is a portfolio company of Thompson Street Capital Partners in St. Louis.
buyer: NexPhase Capital
NexPhase Capital is a sector-focused independent private equity firm that makes control investments in lower middle market growth-oriented companies. Their team of 14 investment professionals possesses extensive experience in the healthcare, industrial services, software and consumer industries. "
target parent: Thompson Street Capital Partners
target: Receivables Management Partners
Receivables Management Partners (RMP) is a financial and accounts receivables management services firm that enables leading healthcare providers to focus on patients instead of payments.
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closed 2/27/2017 via BNC Analysis

Global Software, Inc., acquired Globe Software Pty.

synopsis: Global Software, a Raleigh, N.C. provider of Excel automation and reporting software backed by Thompson Street Capital Partners, acquired Globe Software Pty., a Perth, Australia-based creator of data analytic software.
buyer parent: Thompson Street Capital Partners
buyer: Global Software, Inc.
Global Software, Inc. is the leading provider of Microsoft Excel-based automation & reporting solutions to enhance the world’s foremost Business Intelligence (BI), Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) including: SAP®, Oracle®, Microsoft® , Infor®, Viewpoint® and other operational platforms. "
target: Globe Software Pty.
Globe Software's leading edge application, Atlas, is a high-value, low-risk product with a strong and proven track record. Atlas 6.1 is the latest version of the leading business intelligence tool for Microsoft Dynamics users.
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closed 1/12/2017 via BNC Analysis

Thompson Street Capital Partners, acquired Tabs3 Software

synopsis: Private equity firm Thompson Street Capital Partners bought Software Technology Inc. (STI), a provider of financial and practice management software for the legal industry. STI develops and manufactures Tabs3, the company’s flagship software program, to assist small and mid-sized law firms with billing, time-keeping, and more.
buyer: Thompson Street Capital Partners
Thompson Street Capital Partners is a St. Louis-based private equity firm focused on investing in founder-led middle market businesses. Since 2000, they have acquired more than 100 companies in the business services, healthcare services and engineered products sectors. "
target: Tabs3 Software
Software Technology Inc. (STI) is a provider of financial and practice management software for the legal industry. STI develops and manufactures Tabs3, the company’s flagship software program, to assist small and mid-sized law firms with billing, time-keeping, automating back-office workflows.
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closed 10/18/2016 via BusinessWire

Bradley-Morris, Inc., acquired RecruitMilitary

synopsis: Bradley-Morris, Inc. (BMI) announced that it has acquired Loveland, Ohio-based RecruitMilitary. The combined entity will be the largest military recruiting company in the U.S., offering employers access to more than 1,000,000 military job seekers via services that include contingency recruiting, military job fairs, and a military-based publication.
buyer parent: Thompson Street Capital Partners
buyer: Bradley-Morris, Inc.
Bradley-Morris, Inc. (BMI), the largest military-focused recruiting firm in the U.S., expertly matches the top management, engineering, technical, operations, sales and diversity candidates who are leaving the military with the leading job opportunities in the Fortune 1000. "
target: RecruitMilitary
RecruitMilitary is a veteran-owned and operated company that helps employers connect with America’s best talent -- its veterans. They are the nation’s leading veteran hiring solutions company, offering a diverse array of branding, engagement, and retention services.
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closed 5/4/2016 via BNC Analysis

Thompson Street Capital Partners, acquired Global Software, Inc.

synopsis: Thompson Street Capital Partners, a St. Louis private equity firm, has acquired Global Software Inc. (GSI) of Raleigh, North Carolina. GSI provides Microsoft Excel-based automation and reporting software that integrates with more than 60 enterprise resource planning platforms.
buyer: Thompson Street Capital Partners
Thompson Street Capital Partners is a St. Louis-based private equity firm focused on investing in founder-led middle market businesses. Since 2000, they have acquired more than 100 companies in the business services, healthcare services and engineered products sectors. "
target: Global Software, Inc.
Global Software, Inc. is the leading provider of Microsoft Excel-based automation & reporting solutions to enhance the world’s foremost Business Intelligence (BI), Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) including: SAP®, Oracle®, Microsoft® ,Infor®, Viewpoint® and other operational platforms.
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closed 12/14/2015 via BusinessWire

EQT, acquired FocusVision Worldwide, Inc.

synopsis: The EQT Mid Market Investment Strategy has agreed to partner with management to acquire FocusVision, a provider of highly secure live video transmissions of qualitative research. EQT Mid Market will support FocusVision by investing in the salesforce, new product innovation, acquisitive growth and platform integration.
buyer: EQT (EQT:$670.81)
EQT is a leading global private equity group with approximately EUR 29 billion in raised capital. EQT has portfolio companies in Europe, Asia and the US. EQT works with portfolio companies to achieve sustainable growth, operational excellence and market leadership. "
target parent: Thompson Street Capital Partners
target: FocusVision Worldwide, Inc.
FocusVision is the leading global provider of quantitative and qualitative technology solutions to the market research industry, providing an online survey platform, research facility video streaming, webcam focus groups, ethnography streaming, content management and project management solutions.
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closed 7/30/2015 via Company Press Release

Thompson Street Capital Partners, acquired Bradley-Morris, Inc.

synopsis: Thompson Street Capital Partners, a private equity firm based in St. Louis, announced that they have partnered with management to acquire Bradley-Morris, Inc, (BMI) from founder Sandy Morris and Pine Tree Equity. BMI is one of the nation’s largest permanent placement recruiting firms with a dedicated focus on the highly attractive military segment.
buyer: Thompson Street Capital Partners
Thompson Street Capital Partners is a St. Louis-based private equity firm focused on investing in founder-led middle market businesses. Since 2000, they have acquired more than 100 companies in the business services, healthcare services and engineered products sectors. "
target parent: Pine Tree Equity Partners
target: Bradley-Morris, Inc.
Bradley-Morris, Inc. (BMI), the largest military-focused recruiting firm in the U.S., expertly matches the top management, engineering, technical, operations, sales and diversity candidates who are leaving the military with the leading job opportunities in the Fortune 1000.
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closed 3/18/2015 via Company Press Release

FocusVision Worldwide, Inc., acquired ResearchReporter

synopsis: FocusVision Worldwide, Inc. announced that it has acquired ResearchReporter, a leading research management technology platform that provides an integrated approach to putting market research at the heart of decision-making, improving the quality and efficiency of research processes, and pro-actively managing research resources.
buyer parent: Thompson Street Capital Partners
buyer: FocusVision Worldwide, Inc.
FocusVision is the leading global provider of qualitative and quantitative technology solutions to the market research industry, providing an online survey platform, research facility video streaming, webcam focus groups, ethnography streaming and mobile device usability studies. "
target: ResearchReporter
ResearchReporter is an award-winning integrated research management application, and the leading platform used to transform research into a source of competitive advantage. It provides an integrated approach to putting market research at the heart of decision-making.
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closed 1/14/2015 via Company Press Release

FocusVision Worldwide, Inc., acquired Decipher, Inc.

synopsis: FocusVision announced that it has acquired quantitative market research technology and services firm, Decipher. Decipher is best known for its powerful survey programming and reporting platform, which will now become part of the FocusVision family of products.
buyer parent: Thompson Street Capital Partners
buyer: FocusVision Worldwide, Inc.
FocusVision Worldwide is the leading global provider of live video transmission, analysis and archive solutions for the qualitative market research industry. FocusVision delivers the highest audio and video quality, reliability and security for the most advanced research organizations in the world. "
target: Decipher, Inc.
A marketing research services provider, Decipher specializes in online survey programming, data collection, data processing/reporting and custom technology development. Utilizing Web-based applications, Decipher integrates state of the art technology with traditional research techniques.
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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 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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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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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 ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$96
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
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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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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)
$51
rev ($mm)
$34
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.5x
EV / EBITDA
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:$1,004.73)
Evercore Partners is a leading independent investment banking advisory firm. Evercore’s Investment Banking business advises its clients on mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, restructurings, financings, public offerings, private placements and other strategic transactions. "
target: ISI Group, Inc.
ISI is a leading independent research-driven equity sales and agency trading firm. ISI strives to be the Street’s best investment research resource for their clients' money management performance. ISI is a full service broker-dealer offering macro and fundamental research, sales and trading.
price ($mm)
$132
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announced 5/21/2009 via BusinessWire

PFGBEST, will acquire Alaron Futures & Options

synopsis: PFGBEST announced that it is purchasing the customer assets of Alaron. It will be formed into a new division called ATD, a division of PFGBEST. Both companies have been leaders in the futures industry for 20 years, through the evolution of online trading that helped level the playing field for retail futures market participants.
buyer: PFGBEST
PFGBEST is the second-largest non-clearing U.S. Futures Commission Merchant, with customers, affiliates and brokerage offices in more than 80 countries. It offers a range of trading and investor products and services for retail investors as well as for commercial and institutional clients. "
target: Alaron Futures & Options
Alaron, founded in 1989 in Chicago, provides electronic and pit-based futures trading and asset management services to institutions and retail clients on five continents. Alaron built upon its core business by integrating global trading systems and analysis techniques used by professional traders.
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closed 1/15/2008 via PR Newswire

Lightspeed Professional Trading, LLC, acquired Integrity Trading Inc.

synopsis: Lightspeed Financial, LLC, announced that it has completed the acquisition of Integrity Trading Inc., a Direct Market Access broker/dealer that provides execution and clearing services to retail and institutional customers. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
buyer: Lightspeed Professional Trading, LLC
Lightspeed Professional Trading, LLC is a Direct Market Access trading and trading technology development business. Formerly E*TRADE Professional Trading, LLC, the firm was acquired by the current management team in a management buyout from E*TRADE Financial in 2006. "
target: Integrity Trading Inc.
Integrity Trading International is a broker dealer registered in the United States offering clearing and execution to U.S. and foreign banks, broker dealers and individuals interested in accessing the U.S. market and reselling our services in foreign countries.
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closed 10/1/2010 via BNC Analysis

FXCM Inc., acquired ODL Securities

synopsis: ODL Group Limited (“ODL”), a leading, independent forex, derivatives, equities and commodities broker, has been acquired by US-based FXCM Holdings LLC (“FXCM”), a leading global forex broker that caters to both retail and institutional markets.
buyer: FXCM Inc. (GLBR:$417.32)
FXCM Inc. is a global online provider of foreign exchange (forex) trading and related services to retail and institutional customers worldwide. Clients benefit from FXCM's large network of forex liquidity providers enabling FXCM to offer competitive spreads on major currency pairs. "
target: ODL Securities
ODL Securities Limited (ODLS) commenced trading early in 1995. Initially it specialised in derivatives and equities but recently has seen significant growth in foreign exchange, equity CFDs, Corporate and Government bond trading and other over-the-counter (OTC) products.
price ($mm)
$55
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TransUnion LLC
TransUnion LLC
As a global leader in information and risk management, TransUnion creates advantages for millions of people around the world by gathering, analyzing and delivering information. TransUnion delivers high quality data and integrates advanced analytics and enhanced decision-making capabilities.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$2,696.90
EBITDA ($mm)
$978.30
EBIT ($mm)
$617.70
Net Income ($mm)
$313.20
Employees
8000
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Ticker: FICO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
FICO
FICO
FICO is a leading analytics software company, helping businesses make better decisions that drive higher levels of growth, profitability and customer satisfaction. The company's groundbreaking use of Big Data and mathematical algorithms to predict consumer behavior has transformed entire industries.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$1,160.08
EBITDA ($mm)
$283.19
EBIT ($mm)
$253.55
Net Income ($mm)
$192.12
Employees
3297
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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: 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: AIM:BRY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Brady plc
Brady plc
Brady plc is the leading provider of software solutions for global commodity trading. They offer a choice of trading and risk management applications designed to enable producers, financial organisations and trading companies to manage their commodity transactions in an integrated solution.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$39.97
EBITDA ($mm)
($2.65)
EBIT ($mm)
($3.47)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
253
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Ticker: BUSE:OPUS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Opus Global, Inc.
Opus Global is a global risk and compliance SaaS and data solution company, founded on a simple premise: that faster, better decisions in compliance and risk management give businesses an extraordinary advantage in the marketplace.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$160.13
EBITDA ($mm)
$24.64
EBIT ($mm)
$18.91
Net Income ($mm)
$21.05
Employees
47
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Ticker: AIM:ACC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Access Intelligence plc
Access Intelligence plc
Access Intelligence Plc is the parent company of a group of Software as a Service (SaaS) businesses that deliver comprehensive reputation and risk management solutions for both the public and private sectors.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$11.19
EBITDA ($mm)
($2.27)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.91)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
94
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Ticker: AIM:KRM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
KRM22
KRM22 is a London-listed investment company that invests in, and acquires stakes in, selected technology companies with a focus on risk management software to the capital markets sector.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$1.63
EBITDA ($mm)
($6.12)
EBIT ($mm)
($6.78)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: LSE:MCGN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Microgen Plc
Microgen Plc
Microgen Plc develops, implements and supports business-critical software. They solve problems involving data-intensive processes, automation of complex business processes, application of new business logic to existing systems, and enabling financial transactions across product and finance systems.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$89.10
EBITDA ($mm)
$21.34
EBIT ($mm)
$17.37
Net Income ($mm)
$17.49
Employees
405
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Ticker:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Avalara
Avalara
Avalara helps businesses of all sizes get tax compliance right. Avalara delivers cloud-based compliance solutions for various transaction taxes, including sales and use, VAT, excise, communications, and other indirect tax types.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$295.69
EBITDA ($mm)
($47.85)
EBIT ($mm)
($61.35)
Net Income ($mm)
$69.54
Employees
1592
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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)
$2,983.13
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$764.36
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: 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)
$1,614.20
EBITDA ($mm)
$48.60
EBIT ($mm)
($14.20)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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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)
$1,537.25
EBITDA ($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: 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)
$1,307.71
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$199.44
Employees
0
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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
2019
rev ($mm)
$1,081.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$857.00
EBIT ($mm)
$822.00
Net Income ($mm)
$4,277.00
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
2019
rev ($mm)
$670.81
EBITDA ($mm)
$215.55
EBIT ($mm)
$199.55
Net Income ($mm)
$178.52
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: 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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