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closed 1/17/2019 via BNC Analysis

Komparify, acquired iReff

synopsis: Chennai-based Cheeni Labs, the company behind Komparify, an online aggregator of mobile, broadband and DTH plans, has acquired mobile recharge plans discovery platform iReff in an all cash deal. iReff provides personalized mobile recharge assistance and offers.
buyer: Komparify
Baesd in India, Komparify is an online aggregator of mobile, broadband and DTH plans. Komparify guide people to the right telecom and media service and help them buy it. Komparify help you find the best DTH connection, find the best mobile plan, find the best recharge or find the best datacard. "
target: iReff
Based in India, iReff provides personalized mobile recharge assistance and offers. The flagship Android app is one of the highest rated recharge apps on Play store and has clocked more than 5 million downloads. iReff was the first app for the discovery of recharge plans.
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closed 11/30/2020 via BNC Analysis

Gruppo MutuiOnline SpA, acquired SosTariffe.it

synopsis: Gruppo MutuiOnline, a retail credit and insurance broker in Italy, has acquired SosTariffe.it, a leading comparison website in Italy. SosTariffe.it helps people to choose the best services for their needs. The platform allows users to compare internet providers, mobile phone plans, insurance, loans, mortgages, electricity & gas, and bank accounts.
buyer: Gruppo MutuiOnline SpA (BIT:MOL:$296.41)
Gruppo MutuiOnline is a retail credit and insurance broker in Italy. Gruppo MutuiOnline provides services for mortgage loans, consumer loans, and insurance through their various websites. Their main sites include www.mutuionline.it, www.prestitionline.it, www.segugio.it and www.trovaprezzi.it. "
target: SosTariffe.it
SosTariffe.it is a leading comparison website in Italy. SosTariffe.it helps people to choose the best services for their needs. The platform allows users to compare internet providers, mobile phone plans, insurance, loans, mortgages, electricity & gas, TV services, bank accounts, and credit cards.
price ($mm)
$34
rev ($mm)
$10
EBITDA ($mm)
$0
EV / rev
3.6x
EV / EBITDA
295.0x
closed 10/31/2019 via Bloomberg

mobilezone holding ag, acquired DEINHANDY.de

synopsis: mobilezone Deutschland GmbH has purchased 55% shares in DEINHANDY.de (Mister Mobile GmbH) from co-founders Robert Ermich and Philion SE. Berlin-based DEINHANDY.de is an independent comparison portal for smartphones, tablets and tariffs.
buyer: mobilezone holding ag (SWX:MOZN:$1,212.25)
Established in 1999 and based in Switzerland, mobilezone holding ag offers the complete product line of mobile phones as well as price plans of all providers for mobile and fixed-line telephony, digital TV, and Internet. Independent consulting, services for individual and business customers. "
target parent: Philion SE
target: DEINHANDY.de
Berlin-based DEINHANDY.de is an independent comparison portal for smartphones, tablets and tariffs: Find the best mobile phone with a suitable contract or use their all-round service for termination, contract change, contract renewal and much more!
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closed 2/6/2013 via PR Newswire

Giftcards.com, acquired GiftcardGirlfriend.com

synopsis: GiftCards.com, the online leader in gift cards, announced the acquisition of GiftcardGirlfriend.com, the internet's only guide to gift cards. Shelley Hunter , founder of GiftcardGirlfriend.com, will be incorporated into the GiftCards.com team as Content Manager, responsible for all brand content.
buyer parent: Wolfe, LLC
buyer: Giftcards.com
GiftCards.com is a leading provider of prepaid Visa debit cards to consumers and corporations to expend as gifts, rewards, or incentives. GiftCards.com currently services thousands of corporations for their gift card needs including 25% of the Fortune 1,000. GiftCards.com was founded in 1999. "
target: GiftcardGirlfriend.com
GiftcardGirlfriend.com shows consumers how to turn any gift card into a thoughtful, personal gift. With gift card suggestions, presentation ideas, and practical advice, Shelley Hunter, founder of Gift Card Girlfriend, strives to eliminate the negative stigma attached to gift card giving.
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closed 3/27/2019 via BNC Analysis

Cloud Care srl, acquired Daina Finance Ltd

synopsis: Cloud Care, a leader in web sale and web care services in Italy, has acquired Quale.it, an insurance comparison website in Italy. Quale.it allows users to find and compare a variety of insurance products, including life insurance, animal insurance, car insurance, home insurance, and more.
buyer: Cloud Care srl
Cloud Care is a leader in web sale and web care services in Italy. Cloud Care develops AI solutions that support the customer journey. Cloud Care helps their clients to develop websites and chat systems that improve the customer experience. "
target: Daina Finance Ltd
Quale.it is an insurance comparison website in Italy. Quale.it allows users to find and compare a variety of insurance products, including life insurance, animal insurance, car insurance, home insurance, and more. Quale.it also provides telephone and internet, mortgage, and loan comparison services.
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announced 3/29/2018 via BNC Analysis

Moneysupermarket.com Ltd, will acquire Decision Tech

synopsis: Moneysupermarket.com, a provider of online price comparison services in the UK, will acquire Decision Tech, a performance marketing and data company in the United Kingdom that operates broadbandchoices.co.uk. broadbandchoices.co.uk is a market leading price comparison website for home communications.
buyer: Moneysupermarket.com Ltd (LSE:MONY:$463.76)
Moneysupermarket.com Group PLC provides online price comparison services in the UK. Through their Websites MoneySuperMarket.com, MoneySavingExpert.com, and TravelsuperMarket.com, they provide online services to compare various products in the financial, insurance, travel, and home services markets. "
target: Decision Tech
Decision Tech is a performance marketing and data company in the United Kingdom. Decision Tech also operates broadbandchoices.co.uk and claims to be the most-used price comparison service for consumers and businesses trading in mobiles and other gadgets.
price ($mm)
$57
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/26/2015 via Company Press Release

7Commerce, acquired Verivox GmbH

synopsis: ProSiebenSat.1 is further strengthening its strategic eCommerce business through its 7Commerce subsidiary by acquiring a majority stake in Verivox, Germany's largest independent consumer portal for energy. Verivox offers online comparisons for telecommunication, insurance and finance products.
buyer parent: ProSiebenSat.1 Media AG
buyer: 7Commerce
As a 100% subsidiary of ProSiebenSat.1 Media AG, 7Commerce is the strategic investment arm of ProSiebenSat.1 Group, one of the leading media companies in Europe and Germany's largest television network. "
target parent: Oakley Capital Limited
target: Verivox GmbH
Verivox GmbH operates Verivox, a consumer portal for energy and telecommunications products and services. The company’s Websites enable consumers to compare available tariffs and switch to their best-suited supplier.
price ($mm)
$193*
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EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 7/2/2014 via BNC Analysis

Verivox GmbH, acquired TopTarif Internet GmbH

synopsis: Verivox has announced their acquisition of competitor TopTarif. The company provides online rate comparison services for electricity, gas supply, automobile insurances, legal protection, and mobile phone contracts. The company was founded in 2007 and is based in Berlin, Germany.
buyer parent: Oakley Capital Limited
buyer: Verivox GmbH
Verivox GmbH operates Verivox, a consumer portal for energy and telecommunications products and services. The company’s Websites enable consumers to compare available tariffs and switch to their best-suited supplier. "
target: TopTarif Internet GmbH
TopTarif Internet GmbH, through its online portal, provides online rate comparison services for electricity, gas supply, automobile insurances, legal protection, and mobile phone contracts. The company was founded in 2007 and is based in Berlin, Germany.
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closed 10/11/2012 via PR Newswire

Moving.com, acquired Relocation.com LLC

synopsis: Move, Inc. announced the acquisition of Relocation.com, an online marketplace that connects home buyers and renters with moving and storage professionals. Combining the acquisition with Move's existing Moving.com business, the company significantly strengthens its offering and creates the clear #1 player in moving services.
buyer parent: Move, Inc.
buyer: Moving.com
Moving.com has been the recognized online leader of providing easy-to-use and effective resources and tools to help with local, long distance, and international moving needs. Their network of moving companies, storage facilities, and truck rental providers is the most trusted in the industry. "
target: Relocation.com LLC
Relocation.com is as an online consumer resource that provides moving services in the US and internationally. It offers information, tools, and resources to help consumers compare, connect, and learn about products and services from various professional companies that provide related services.
price ($mm)
$9.50
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
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announced 12/2/2013 via PR Newswire

Fuse Powered Inc., will acquire AppHero

synopsis: Fuse Powered Inc., a provider of the Fuseboxx™ mobile publishing platform, announces the acquisition of AppHero, originator of the first personalized mobile app recommendation platform.
buyer: Fuse Powered Inc.
Fuse Powered Inc. helps mobile app publishers maximize app revenue with Fuseboxx™, its powerful integrated mobile ad technology and publishing platform offering extensive reporting, actionable analytics and a powerful toolset to acquire, retain and monetize users on iOS and Android. "
target: AppHero
AppHero, Inc is the creator of the most powerful personalized app recommendation platform. AppHero was launched in 2011 with the goal of helping people discover the best and most relevant apps and games. AppHero 2.0 was launched live on NBC in early 2012, and was named "the best free app".
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closed 9/30/2020 via BNC Analysis

Edcom, acquired LesMobiles.com

synopsis: Edcom, a French website for comparing smartphones, mobile plans, and internet providers, has acquired LesMobiles.com, a French comparison website for mobile phones. LesMobiles.com provides the latest information to help users choose the right mobile phone for their needs. The site allows users to compare mobile phones and plans from various brands.
buyer: Edcom
Edcom is a French website for comparing smartphones, mobile plans, and internet providers. Edcom allows users to compare a large variety of mobile plans, internet packages, and smartphones. The site also provides daily articles to keep users informed about new offers and promotions. "
target: LesMobiles.com
LesMobiles.com is a French comparison website for mobile phones. LesMobiles.com provides the latest information to help and guide users in choosing the right mobile phone for their needs. The site allows users to compare mobile phones and plans from various brands and sellers.
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closed 3/1/2019 via BNC Analysis

Future plc, acquired Mobile Nations

synopsis: Publishing firm Future PLC has acquired US digital publisher MoNa Mobile Nations LLC. Since 2011, Mobile Nations has built the largest, most-passionate, and most-respected publications and communities online focused on mobile technology.
buyer: Future plc (LSE:FUTR:$333.17)
Based in the UK, Future plc is an international media group and leading digital publisher. The Group operates two separately managed brand-led divisions: Media and Magazine. The Magazine division is brand-led while the Media division focuses on being at the forefront of digital innovation. "
target: Mobile Nations
Since 2011, Mobile Nations has built the largest, most-passionate, and most-respected publications and communities online focused on mobile technology. They empower consumers to make smarter purchase decisions and get the most out of their tech-enabled lives.
price ($mm)
$60
rev ($mm)
$16
EBITDA ($mm)
$8
EV / rev
7.3x
EV / EBITDA
14.6x
closed 10/25/2017 via BNC Analysis

Decision Tech, acquired MobilePhoneChecker

synopsis: Decision Tech, the performance marketing and data group, has acquired online mobile phone comparison site Mobilephonechecker.co.uk. The addition of Mobilephonechecker's mobile comparison engine, which helps customers compare over 1.2 million deals in seconds, strengthens Decision Tech's offering in the mobile phone comparison space.
buyer: Decision Tech
Decision Tech is a performance marketing and data company. Decision Tech also operates broadbandchoices.co.uk and claims to be the most-used price comparison service for consumers and businesses trading in mobiles and other gadgets. "
target: MobilePhoneChecker
Mobilephonechecker, based in the UK, is a mobile comparison engine which helps customers compare over 1.2 million deals in seconds
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closed 12/14/2016 via BNC Analysis

Decision Tech, acquired CompareMyMobile.com

synopsis: Performance marketing and data company Decision Tech has acquired Comparemymobile.com. CompareMyMobile.com is the mobile and gadget recycling comparison website and app that 1,000's trust every day to make the journey of getting cash for their old devices fast, simple and stress free.
buyer: Decision Tech
Decision Tech is a performance marketing and data company. Decision Tech also operates broadbandchoices.co.uk and claims to be the most-used price comparison service for consumers and businesses trading in mobiles and other gadgets. "
target: CompareMyMobile.com
CompareMyMobile.com is the mobile and gadget recycling comparison website and app that 1,000's trust every day to make the journey of getting cash for their old devices fast, simple and stress free.
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closed 10/26/2016 via BNC Analysis

Decision Tech, acquired SellMyMobile.com

synopsis: Decision Tech, a company that helps people find the very best communications and entertainment services, has acquired SellMyMobile.com, a UK-based price comparison site for buying and selling used mobile phones. They compare the prices from more buyers in the UK than any other phone price comparison site.
buyer: Decision Tech
The Decision Tech mission is to help people find the very best communications and entertainment services. Decision Tech runs leading websites like Broadbandchoices in the UK and Comparaiso in Spain and their technology platform powers over 40 partners including Gocompare and Confused. "
target: SellMyMobile.com
SellMyMobile.com is the official UK's no. 1 favorite mobile phone recycling price comparison website. They compare the prices from more buyers in the UK than any other phone price comparison site and so they can guarantee people the best price for their old phone.
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closed 4/20/2016 via BNC Analysis

IndiQus Technologies, acquired Amicus Shopping Assistant

synopsis: Delhi-based IndiQus Technologies has acquired data analytics startup Amicus Technologies. Founded in April 2015 by Aayush Srivastava, Nikhil Parmar, Akashdeep Singh and Nishchal Dua, Amicus Technologies, has developed a patent-pending technology which converts large amounts of qualitative data into the “Real Cost” of the purchase.
buyer: IndiQus Technologies
Established in 2013 in New Delhi, IndiQus Technologies is a boutique IT consulting and services company, enabling organizations across the globe to leverage their IT infrastructure to deliver maximum value. "
target: Amicus Shopping Assistant
Amicus Technologies™ is using predictive analytics to disrupt a 30B USD industry, by helping consumers make smarter decisions when making High-Value purchases.
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closed 1/22/2014 via BusinessWire

Broadbandchoices, acquired Rightmobilephone.co.uk

synopsis: Broadbandchoices.co.uk, the UK's leading Ofcom-accredited comparison site for switching broadband, phone and entertainment services, has purchased mobile phone comparison site RightMobilePhone.co.uk.
buyer: Broadbandchoices
Broadbandchoices are the broadband, phone and TV comparison experts. They make it easy to compare the packages available in your area so choosing the right deal is a doddle. "
target: Rightmobilephone.co.uk
RightMobilePhone is a website that was setup in 2006 by co-founders Neil McHugh and James Zielinski with the aim to make buying the right mobile phone an easier process to save money with less confusion.
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closed 8/2/2013 via PR Web

Thor Media, acquired Android-Apps.com

synopsis: Thor Media Inc. announced that is has acquired Android-Apps.com, Android-Apps.com is one of the leading android app reviews, ratings, and informational websites. It currently has over 220,000 active android apps, over 5,000 highly detailed Android app reviews, up-to-date Android news, and 100's of Android devices.
buyer: Thor Media
Thor Media provides a wide range of mid to high budget video production services, and it a great service for locating lower budget video production services. Thor Media also has an active Android and iOS app development department. "
target: Android-Apps.com
Android-Apps.com is one of the leading android app reviews, ratings, and informational websites. It currently has over 220,000 active android apps, over 5,000 highly detailed Android app reviews, up-to-date Android news, and 100's of Android devices.
price ($mm)
$1.20
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/31/2018 via BNC Analysis

Field Agent, acquired SMACK

synopsis: Field Agent, a company that provides near real-time access to in-store information and consumer insights, has acquired SMACK, a mobile advertising company that is dedicated to helping people design a life they can afford to live, to create a new division known as Field Media.
buyer: Field Agent
Field Agent provides near real-time access to in-store information and consumer insights by collecting data from over 1.2 million everyday shoppers via their mobile app. Brands and retailers look to Field Agent to be their “eyes and ears” in places where they cannot be physically present. "
target: SMACK
SMACK is a mobile advertising company that is dedicated to helping people design a life they can afford to live. They are an inspirational cheat sheet for consumers on their publishing platforms, Aisle 9 and Product 1.
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closed 12/17/2015 via PR Newswire

Purch, acquired ShopSavvy Inc.

synopsis: Purch, a digital content and commerce company that reacher 100M consumers monthly, announced it has acquired ShopSavvy, one of the largest mobile shopping apps (available on iOS and Android) with more than one million active monthly users and 30 million downloads to-date.
buyer: Purch
Purch is a portfolio of digital brands and services that helps make complex buying decisions easy for 100 million consumers monthly. Its respected sites such as Top Ten Reviews, Tom's Guide, Tom's Hardware, and Live Science integrate commerce and content in more than 1000 product categories. "
target: ShopSavvy Inc.
ShopSavvy® is the original mobile barcode scanning application and the leader in barcode-powered shopping. More than 40 million smartphone users generate 50 million product scans per month through ShopSavvy.
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closed 1/17/2019 via BNC Analysis

Komparify, acquired iReff

synopsis: Chennai-based Cheeni Labs, the company behind Komparify, an online aggregator of mobile, broadband and DTH plans, has acquired mobile recharge plans discovery platform iReff in an all cash deal. iReff provides personalized mobile recharge assistance and offers.
buyer: Komparify
Baesd in India, Komparify is an online aggregator of mobile, broadband and DTH plans. Komparify guide people to the right telecom and media service and help them buy it. Komparify help you find the best DTH connection, find the best mobile plan, find the best recharge or find the best datacard. "
target: iReff
Based in India, iReff provides personalized mobile recharge assistance and offers. The flagship Android app is one of the highest rated recharge apps on Play store and has clocked more than 5 million downloads. iReff was the first app for the discovery of recharge plans.
price ($mm)
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closed 1/17/2019 via BNC Analysis

Komparify, acquired iReff

synopsis: Chennai-based Cheeni Labs, the company behind Komparify, an online aggregator of mobile, broadband and DTH plans, has acquired mobile recharge plans discovery platform iReff in an all cash deal. iReff provides personalized mobile recharge assistance and offers.
buyer: Komparify
Baesd in India, Komparify is an online aggregator of mobile, broadband and DTH plans. Komparify guide people to the right telecom and media service and help them buy it. Komparify help you find the best DTH connection, find the best mobile plan, find the best recharge or find the best datacard. "
target: iReff
Based in India, iReff provides personalized mobile recharge assistance and offers. The flagship Android app is one of the highest rated recharge apps on Play store and has clocked more than 5 million downloads. iReff was the first app for the discovery of recharge plans.
price ($mm)
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closed 1/17/2019 via BNC Analysis

Komparify, acquired iReff

synopsis: Chennai-based Cheeni Labs, the company behind Komparify, an online aggregator of mobile, broadband and DTH plans, has acquired mobile recharge plans discovery platform iReff in an all cash deal. iReff provides personalized mobile recharge assistance and offers.
buyer: Komparify
Baesd in India, Komparify is an online aggregator of mobile, broadband and DTH plans. Komparify guide people to the right telecom and media service and help them buy it. Komparify help you find the best DTH connection, find the best mobile plan, find the best recharge or find the best datacard. "
target: iReff
Based in India, iReff provides personalized mobile recharge assistance and offers. The flagship Android app is one of the highest rated recharge apps on Play store and has clocked more than 5 million downloads. iReff was the first app for the discovery of recharge plans.
price ($mm)
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closed 11/30/2020 via BNC Analysis

Gruppo MutuiOnline SpA, acquired SosTariffe.it

synopsis: Gruppo MutuiOnline, a retail credit and insurance broker in Italy, has acquired SosTariffe.it, a leading comparison website in Italy. SosTariffe.it helps people to choose the best services for their needs. The platform allows users to compare internet providers, mobile phone plans, insurance, loans, mortgages, electricity & gas, and bank accounts.
buyer: Gruppo MutuiOnline SpA (BIT:MOL:$296.41)
Gruppo MutuiOnline is a retail credit and insurance broker in Italy. Gruppo MutuiOnline provides services for mortgage loans, consumer loans, and insurance through their various websites. Their main sites include www.mutuionline.it, www.prestitionline.it, www.segugio.it and www.trovaprezzi.it. "
target: SosTariffe.it
SosTariffe.it is a leading comparison website in Italy. SosTariffe.it helps people to choose the best services for their needs. The platform allows users to compare internet providers, mobile phone plans, insurance, loans, mortgages, electricity & gas, TV services, bank accounts, and credit cards.
price ($mm)
$34
rev ($mm)
$10
EBITDA ($mm)
$0
EV / rev
3.6x
EV / EBITDA
295.0x
closed 10/31/2019 via Bloomberg

mobilezone holding ag, acquired DEINHANDY.de

synopsis: mobilezone Deutschland GmbH has purchased 55% shares in DEINHANDY.de (Mister Mobile GmbH) from co-founders Robert Ermich and Philion SE. Berlin-based DEINHANDY.de is an independent comparison portal for smartphones, tablets and tariffs.
buyer: mobilezone holding ag (SWX:MOZN:$1,212.25)
Established in 1999 and based in Switzerland, mobilezone holding ag offers the complete product line of mobile phones as well as price plans of all providers for mobile and fixed-line telephony, digital TV, and Internet. Independent consulting, services for individual and business customers. "
target parent: Philion SE
target: DEINHANDY.de
Berlin-based DEINHANDY.de is an independent comparison portal for smartphones, tablets and tariffs: Find the best mobile phone with a suitable contract or use their all-round service for termination, contract change, contract renewal and much more!
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 3/27/2019 via BNC Analysis

Cloud Care srl, acquired Daina Finance Ltd

synopsis: Cloud Care, a leader in web sale and web care services in Italy, has acquired Quale.it, an insurance comparison website in Italy. Quale.it allows users to find and compare a variety of insurance products, including life insurance, animal insurance, car insurance, home insurance, and more.
buyer: Cloud Care srl
Cloud Care is a leader in web sale and web care services in Italy. Cloud Care develops AI solutions that support the customer journey. Cloud Care helps their clients to develop websites and chat systems that improve the customer experience. "
target: Daina Finance Ltd
Quale.it is an insurance comparison website in Italy. Quale.it allows users to find and compare a variety of insurance products, including life insurance, animal insurance, car insurance, home insurance, and more. Quale.it also provides telephone and internet, mortgage, and loan comparison services.
price ($mm)
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announced 3/29/2018 via BNC Analysis

Moneysupermarket.com Ltd, will acquire Decision Tech

synopsis: Moneysupermarket.com, a provider of online price comparison services in the UK, will acquire Decision Tech, a performance marketing and data company in the United Kingdom that operates broadbandchoices.co.uk. broadbandchoices.co.uk is a market leading price comparison website for home communications.
buyer: Moneysupermarket.com Ltd (LSE:MONY:$463.76)
Moneysupermarket.com Group PLC provides online price comparison services in the UK. Through their Websites MoneySuperMarket.com, MoneySavingExpert.com, and TravelsuperMarket.com, they provide online services to compare various products in the financial, insurance, travel, and home services markets. "
target: Decision Tech
Decision Tech is a performance marketing and data company in the United Kingdom. Decision Tech also operates broadbandchoices.co.uk and claims to be the most-used price comparison service for consumers and businesses trading in mobiles and other gadgets.
price ($mm)
$57
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/26/2015 via Company Press Release

7Commerce, acquired Verivox GmbH

synopsis: ProSiebenSat.1 is further strengthening its strategic eCommerce business through its 7Commerce subsidiary by acquiring a majority stake in Verivox, Germany's largest independent consumer portal for energy. Verivox offers online comparisons for telecommunication, insurance and finance products.
buyer parent: ProSiebenSat.1 Media AG
buyer: 7Commerce
As a 100% subsidiary of ProSiebenSat.1 Media AG, 7Commerce is the strategic investment arm of ProSiebenSat.1 Group, one of the leading media companies in Europe and Germany's largest television network. "
target parent: Oakley Capital Limited
target: Verivox GmbH
Verivox GmbH operates Verivox, a consumer portal for energy and telecommunications products and services. The company’s Websites enable consumers to compare available tariffs and switch to their best-suited supplier.
price ($mm)
$193*
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/2/2014 via BNC Analysis

Verivox GmbH, acquired TopTarif Internet GmbH

synopsis: Verivox has announced their acquisition of competitor TopTarif. The company provides online rate comparison services for electricity, gas supply, automobile insurances, legal protection, and mobile phone contracts. The company was founded in 2007 and is based in Berlin, Germany.
buyer parent: Oakley Capital Limited
buyer: Verivox GmbH
Verivox GmbH operates Verivox, a consumer portal for energy and telecommunications products and services. The company’s Websites enable consumers to compare available tariffs and switch to their best-suited supplier. "
target: TopTarif Internet GmbH
TopTarif Internet GmbH, through its online portal, provides online rate comparison services for electricity, gas supply, automobile insurances, legal protection, and mobile phone contracts. The company was founded in 2007 and is based in Berlin, Germany.
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closed 10/11/2012 via PR Newswire

Moving.com, acquired Relocation.com LLC

synopsis: Move, Inc. announced the acquisition of Relocation.com, an online marketplace that connects home buyers and renters with moving and storage professionals. Combining the acquisition with Move's existing Moving.com business, the company significantly strengthens its offering and creates the clear #1 player in moving services.
buyer parent: Move, Inc.
buyer: Moving.com
Moving.com has been the recognized online leader of providing easy-to-use and effective resources and tools to help with local, long distance, and international moving needs. Their network of moving companies, storage facilities, and truck rental providers is the most trusted in the industry. "
target: Relocation.com LLC
Relocation.com is as an online consumer resource that provides moving services in the US and internationally. It offers information, tools, and resources to help consumers compare, connect, and learn about products and services from various professional companies that provide related services.
price ($mm)
$9.50
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 12/2/2013 via PR Newswire

Fuse Powered Inc., will acquire AppHero

synopsis: Fuse Powered Inc., a provider of the Fuseboxx™ mobile publishing platform, announces the acquisition of AppHero, originator of the first personalized mobile app recommendation platform.
buyer: Fuse Powered Inc.
Fuse Powered Inc. helps mobile app publishers maximize app revenue with Fuseboxx™, its powerful integrated mobile ad technology and publishing platform offering extensive reporting, actionable analytics and a powerful toolset to acquire, retain and monetize users on iOS and Android. "
target: AppHero
AppHero, Inc is the creator of the most powerful personalized app recommendation platform. AppHero was launched in 2011 with the goal of helping people discover the best and most relevant apps and games. AppHero 2.0 was launched live on NBC in early 2012, and was named "the best free app".
price ($mm)
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closed 9/30/2020 via BNC Analysis

Edcom, acquired LesMobiles.com

synopsis: Edcom, a French website for comparing smartphones, mobile plans, and internet providers, has acquired LesMobiles.com, a French comparison website for mobile phones. LesMobiles.com provides the latest information to help users choose the right mobile phone for their needs. The site allows users to compare mobile phones and plans from various brands.
buyer: Edcom
Edcom is a French website for comparing smartphones, mobile plans, and internet providers. Edcom allows users to compare a large variety of mobile plans, internet packages, and smartphones. The site also provides daily articles to keep users informed about new offers and promotions. "
target: LesMobiles.com
LesMobiles.com is a French comparison website for mobile phones. LesMobiles.com provides the latest information to help and guide users in choosing the right mobile phone for their needs. The site allows users to compare mobile phones and plans from various brands and sellers.
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closed 3/1/2019 via BNC Analysis

Future plc, acquired Mobile Nations

synopsis: Publishing firm Future PLC has acquired US digital publisher MoNa Mobile Nations LLC. Since 2011, Mobile Nations has built the largest, most-passionate, and most-respected publications and communities online focused on mobile technology.
buyer: Future plc (LSE:FUTR:$333.17)
Based in the UK, Future plc is an international media group and leading digital publisher. The Group operates two separately managed brand-led divisions: Media and Magazine. The Magazine division is brand-led while the Media division focuses on being at the forefront of digital innovation. "
target: Mobile Nations
Since 2011, Mobile Nations has built the largest, most-passionate, and most-respected publications and communities online focused on mobile technology. They empower consumers to make smarter purchase decisions and get the most out of their tech-enabled lives.
price ($mm)
$60
rev ($mm)
$16
EBITDA ($mm)
$8
EV / rev
7.3x
EV / EBITDA
14.6x
closed 10/25/2017 via BNC Analysis

Decision Tech, acquired MobilePhoneChecker

synopsis: Decision Tech, the performance marketing and data group, has acquired online mobile phone comparison site Mobilephonechecker.co.uk. The addition of Mobilephonechecker's mobile comparison engine, which helps customers compare over 1.2 million deals in seconds, strengthens Decision Tech's offering in the mobile phone comparison space.
buyer: Decision Tech
Decision Tech is a performance marketing and data company. Decision Tech also operates broadbandchoices.co.uk and claims to be the most-used price comparison service for consumers and businesses trading in mobiles and other gadgets. "
target: MobilePhoneChecker
Mobilephonechecker, based in the UK, is a mobile comparison engine which helps customers compare over 1.2 million deals in seconds
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closed 12/14/2016 via BNC Analysis

Decision Tech, acquired CompareMyMobile.com

synopsis: Performance marketing and data company Decision Tech has acquired Comparemymobile.com. CompareMyMobile.com is the mobile and gadget recycling comparison website and app that 1,000's trust every day to make the journey of getting cash for their old devices fast, simple and stress free.
buyer: Decision Tech
Decision Tech is a performance marketing and data company. Decision Tech also operates broadbandchoices.co.uk and claims to be the most-used price comparison service for consumers and businesses trading in mobiles and other gadgets. "
target: CompareMyMobile.com
CompareMyMobile.com is the mobile and gadget recycling comparison website and app that 1,000's trust every day to make the journey of getting cash for their old devices fast, simple and stress free.
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closed 10/26/2016 via BNC Analysis

Decision Tech, acquired SellMyMobile.com

synopsis: Decision Tech, a company that helps people find the very best communications and entertainment services, has acquired SellMyMobile.com, a UK-based price comparison site for buying and selling used mobile phones. They compare the prices from more buyers in the UK than any other phone price comparison site.
buyer: Decision Tech
The Decision Tech mission is to help people find the very best communications and entertainment services. Decision Tech runs leading websites like Broadbandchoices in the UK and Comparaiso in Spain and their technology platform powers over 40 partners including Gocompare and Confused. "
target: SellMyMobile.com
SellMyMobile.com is the official UK's no. 1 favorite mobile phone recycling price comparison website. They compare the prices from more buyers in the UK than any other phone price comparison site and so they can guarantee people the best price for their old phone.
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closed 4/20/2016 via BNC Analysis

IndiQus Technologies, acquired Amicus Shopping Assistant

synopsis: Delhi-based IndiQus Technologies has acquired data analytics startup Amicus Technologies. Founded in April 2015 by Aayush Srivastava, Nikhil Parmar, Akashdeep Singh and Nishchal Dua, Amicus Technologies, has developed a patent-pending technology which converts large amounts of qualitative data into the “Real Cost” of the purchase.
buyer: IndiQus Technologies
Established in 2013 in New Delhi, IndiQus Technologies is a boutique IT consulting and services company, enabling organizations across the globe to leverage their IT infrastructure to deliver maximum value. "
target: Amicus Shopping Assistant
Amicus Technologies™ is using predictive analytics to disrupt a 30B USD industry, by helping consumers make smarter decisions when making High-Value purchases.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
closed 1/22/2014 via BusinessWire

Broadbandchoices, acquired Rightmobilephone.co.uk

synopsis: Broadbandchoices.co.uk, the UK's leading Ofcom-accredited comparison site for switching broadband, phone and entertainment services, has purchased mobile phone comparison site RightMobilePhone.co.uk.
buyer: Broadbandchoices
Broadbandchoices are the broadband, phone and TV comparison experts. They make it easy to compare the packages available in your area so choosing the right deal is a doddle. "
target: Rightmobilephone.co.uk
RightMobilePhone is a website that was setup in 2006 by co-founders Neil McHugh and James Zielinski with the aim to make buying the right mobile phone an easier process to save money with less confusion.
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closed 8/2/2013 via PR Web

Thor Media, acquired Android-Apps.com

synopsis: Thor Media Inc. announced that is has acquired Android-Apps.com, Android-Apps.com is one of the leading android app reviews, ratings, and informational websites. It currently has over 220,000 active android apps, over 5,000 highly detailed Android app reviews, up-to-date Android news, and 100's of Android devices.
buyer: Thor Media
Thor Media provides a wide range of mid to high budget video production services, and it a great service for locating lower budget video production services. Thor Media also has an active Android and iOS app development department. "
target: Android-Apps.com
Android-Apps.com is one of the leading android app reviews, ratings, and informational websites. It currently has over 220,000 active android apps, over 5,000 highly detailed Android app reviews, up-to-date Android news, and 100's of Android devices.
price ($mm)
$1.20
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/31/2018 via BNC Analysis

Field Agent, acquired SMACK

synopsis: Field Agent, a company that provides near real-time access to in-store information and consumer insights, has acquired SMACK, a mobile advertising company that is dedicated to helping people design a life they can afford to live, to create a new division known as Field Media.
buyer: Field Agent
Field Agent provides near real-time access to in-store information and consumer insights by collecting data from over 1.2 million everyday shoppers via their mobile app. Brands and retailers look to Field Agent to be their “eyes and ears” in places where they cannot be physically present. "
target: SMACK
SMACK is a mobile advertising company that is dedicated to helping people design a life they can afford to live. They are an inspirational cheat sheet for consumers on their publishing platforms, Aisle 9 and Product 1.
price ($mm)
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closed 12/17/2015 via PR Newswire

Purch, acquired ShopSavvy Inc.

synopsis: Purch, a digital content and commerce company that reacher 100M consumers monthly, announced it has acquired ShopSavvy, one of the largest mobile shopping apps (available on iOS and Android) with more than one million active monthly users and 30 million downloads to-date.
buyer: Purch
Purch is a portfolio of digital brands and services that helps make complex buying decisions easy for 100 million consumers monthly. Its respected sites such as Top Ten Reviews, Tom's Guide, Tom's Hardware, and Live Science integrate commerce and content in more than 1000 product categories. "
target: ShopSavvy Inc.
ShopSavvy® is the original mobile barcode scanning application and the leader in barcode-powered shopping. More than 40 million smartphone users generate 50 million product scans per month through ShopSavvy.
price ($mm)
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announced 9/11/2017 via PR Newswire

Snap Interactive, Inc. will be merged with LiveXLive,

synopsis: LiveXLive Media, Inc., one of the only premium streaming networks devoted to live music and music-related video content, announced that it has entered into a merger agreement to acquire SNAP Interactive, Inc., a leading provider of live video social networking and interactive dating applications.
buyer: LiveXLive (OTCPK:LIVX:$39.67)
LiveXLive is one of the world's only premium internet networks devoted to live music and music-related video content. They are an online destination for music fans to enjoy premium live performances from music venues and leading music festivals around the world. "
target: Snap Interactive, Inc. (OTCPK:STVI:$24.65)
Snap Interactive, Inc. develops, owns and operates dating applications for social networking websites and mobile platforms. SNAP’s flagship brand, FirstMet.com, is a multi-platform online dating site with a large user database of approximately 30 million users.
price ($mm)[EV]
$34 [$29]
rev ($mm)
$25
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.2x
EV / EBITDA

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