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announced 5/22/2019 via BusinessWire

Fabasoft AG, will acquire Xpublisher GmbH

synopsis: Austria-based Fabasoft AG has agreed to acquire the majority of shares in Xpublisher GmbH, a software company based in Munich. Xpublisher GmbH specializes in technologies in the content area. Xpublisher's editorial system creates and manages all content and its associated assets media-neutral and separates them from the publication channel.
buyer: Fabasoft AG (FAA:$42.19)
Fabasoft AG is an Austrian software product company and cloud service providers for digital document control and electronic document, process and file management. Fabasoft's products digitize, simplify, and accelerate business processes - within and across organizational and national boundaries. "
target: Xpublisher GmbH
Germany-based Xpublisher GmbH is a software company specializing in technologies in the content area. Publishing and media houses, portal operators benefit from the fully integrated functions of the professional crossmedia editorial system Xpublisher and the browser-based XML editor Xeditor.
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closed 3/5/2013 via PR Newswire

Issuu, acquired Magma

synopsis: Digital publishing platform Issuu announced its acquisition of Magma, an editorial platform that enables writers, editors, advertising salespeople and art directors to collaborate in organizing, laying out and proofing publications.
buyer: Issuu
Issuu is the world's fastest growing digital publishing platform with more than 4.5 million publishers and more than 9 million publications. "
target: Magma
Magma is developer of an editorial tool that publishers of all sizes use to save time and work smarter. Magma provides an online, subscription based, tool for planning, organizing, and creating content – helping both classic print and emerging digital publications.
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closed 10/17/2012 via BNC Analysis

NewsCred, Inc., acquired Daylife

synopsis: NewsCred, a startup focused on making it easy to syndicate premium news content, has acquired cloud-based publishing platform Daylife.
buyer: NewsCred, Inc.
NewsCred, Inc., a New York based media company, provides a platform for licensed news, images, and videos from the United States and international publishers. "
target parent: Balderton Capital
target: Daylife
Daylife, Inc. operates Daylife, a content services platform. The platform provides Web-based news and information sources in real time.
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closed 5/30/2019 via Company Press Release

Naviga, acquired Zinio LLC

synopsis: Naviga, the largest software supplier serving the global media industry, announced the acquisition of ZINIO, the leading technology platform for digital magazines. ZINIO’s proprietary technology converts magazines into digital content that can be monetized in entirely new ways.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Naviga
Naviga is the leading provider of software and services powering media-rich industries. Our content creation, syndication, presentation and monetization solutions help companies drive profitability and accelerate digital business models. "
target parent: Gilvest LP
target: Zinio LLC
ZINIO brings innovation and inspiration to magazine publishers and consumers by delivering the ultimate digital reading experience on any device. ZINIO converts print magazines to digital XML content offering publishers to manage and deliver their content in magazine apps and platforms.
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closed 2/13/2019 via BNC Analysis

kimeta GmbH, acquired classmarkets GmbH

synopsis: Scout24 has successfully sold the Software-as-a-Service company classmarkets to kimeta. Germany-based classmarkets uses its domain expertise around online classifieds to establish itself as a Software-as-a-Service provider for regional publishers.
buyer: kimeta GmbH
Founded in 2005, kimeta offers a Software-as-a-Service and online classifieds solutions for publishers in Germany, with a focus on online job search. "
target parent: Hellman & Friedman LLC
target: classmarkets GmbH
classmarkets started as an operator of metasearch engines, first for real estate, later also for jobs. Given the digital shift in the media landscape, classmarkets used its domain expertise around online classifieds to establish itself as a Software-as-a-Service provider for regional publishers.
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closed 2/1/2018 via Company Press Release

NewsCycle Solutions, acquired The Media Services Group

synopsis: Newscycle Solutions, a leading provider of software technologies for the media industry, announced the acquisition of Media Services Group, a major supplier of integrated digital publishing, magazine advertising, and event management software for the global magazine and book publishing industries.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: NewsCycle Solutions
NewsCycle is a leading provider of software technologies for the global media industry. NewsCycle helps their clients in their mission to create stronger, better informed communities, while protecting the integrity of news, advertising and customer information. "
target: The Media Services Group
The Media Services Group (MSG) offers an extensive product portfolio designed to meet the ever-changing needs of all publishers. MSG provides integrated publishing software, magazine advertising software, and event registration software to hundreds of customers in the book and magazine industries.
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closed 1/12/2017 via Company Press Release

Firebrand Technologies, Inc., acquired Enthrill Distribution Inc.

synopsis: Firebrand Technologies, a pioneer in publishing technology services, announced the acquisition of the technology assets and brands from Enthrill Distribution, Inc., a provider of innovative digital content distribution technologies for the publishing industry.
buyer: Firebrand Technologies, Inc.
Firebrand Technologies provides leading software and services to help publishers achieve success. Title Management™ Enterprise Software tracks titles from pre-acquisition through post- production, marketing and sales; Direct2Reader™ provides a platform for publishers to reach directly to readers. "
target: Enthrill Distribution Inc.
Enthrill Distribution, Inc. is a provider of innovative digital content distribution technologies for the publishing industry. Enthrill's products include PackaDRM, a device agnostic social DRM, and the Endpaper Engine, an ebook delivery platform that delivers ebooks into any reading device.
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announced 6/3/2014 via BNC Analysis

Patriot Minefinders Inc., will acquire

synopsis: Patriot Minefinders Inc. has reached an agreement to acquire 100 percent of Juliet, developer of the world's premier ePublishing software platform. The software platform will allow authors to input their work directly into ePub format, which is the industry standard format in the electronic publishing.
buyer: Patriot Minefinders Inc. (OTCPK:PROF:$0.00)
Patriot Minefinders Inc., an exploration company, engaged in the acquisition and exploration of mineral properties. It focuses on acquiring new projects and opportunities. "
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Juliet Press is based in Vancouver, British Columbia and is focused on developing the world's premier ePublishing software platform. The software platform allows authors to input their work directly into ePub format, which is the industry standard format in the electronic publishing.
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announced 10/10/2012 via PR Newswire

Kobo Inc., will acquire Aquafadas

synopsis: Kobo, Inc., a global powerhouse in eReading with over 10 million users in 190 countries, and Aquafadas a leading digital publishing technology company, announced they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Kobo intends to acquire Aquafadas.
buyer parent: Rakuten Inc.
buyer: Kobo Inc.
Kobo Inc. is one of the world's fastest-growing eReading services offering over 3-million eBooks, magazines and newspapers. Kobo has top ranked eReading applications for iPad, iPhone, BlackBerry, Android, Windows and MacOS. "
target: Aquafadas
Aquafadas solutions allow and facilitate the dissemination of digital content on all major new platforms: smartphones, tablets and web. The business world uses the Aquafadas tools to enable migration of digital content such as marketing, technical documentation, commercial or financial.
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$6
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closed 9/4/2012 via BNC Analysis

Tesco Stores Limited, acquired Mobcast Services Ltd

synopsis: Tesco has acquired Mobcast, the digital book platform provider, to offer customers more choices in how they buy books. Mobcast provides a digital book retail platform with a catalogue of UK’s most popular titles which can be bought and read on smartphones, tablets and e-readers.
buyer: Tesco Stores Limited (LSE:TSCO:$76,795.61)
Tesco is a British multinational grocery and general merchandise retailer headquartered in Cheshunt, United Kingdom. It is the third-largest retailer in the world measured by revenues (after Wal-Mart and Carrefour) and the second-largest measured by profits (after Wal-Mart). "
target: Mobcast Services Ltd
Mobcast has established itself as a world leader in eBook delivery. Mobcast provides a digital book retail platform with a catalogue of more than 130,000 of the UK’s most popular titles which can be bought and read on smartphones, tablets and e-readers.
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closed 5/28/2012 via BNC Analysis

Quark Inc., acquired MobileIQ, Inc.

synopsis: Quark has announced its acquisition of Mobile IQ, creators of PressRun, the cloud-based digital publishing solution developed to deliver innovative, interactive tablet and mobile experiences.
buyer parent: Platinum Equity, LLC
buyer: Quark Inc.
Quark Inc. is a leading provider of publishing software for professional designers, small and mid-sized businesses, and large organizations. Its flagship product, QuarkXPress, has changed the course of traditional publishing. "
target: MobileIQ, Inc.
Mobile IQ, creators of PressRun, the cloud-based digital publishing solution developed to deliver innovative, interactive tablet and mobile experiences.
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closed 3/29/2012 via BusinessWire

Texterity Inc. merged with Godengo, Inc.,

synopsis: Godengo, Inc., the largest provider of content management systems for magazine publishers, and Texterity, Inc., a provider of digital magazines and mobile apps, announced that they have joined forces to create the first unified platform that is focused on helping publishers leverage digital, web, and mobile media.
buyer: Godengo, Inc.
Godengo, Inc. provides publishers with robust online products and digital advertising platforms. These products and services enable publishers to offer their content to their loyal readers through a variety of different media formats. "
target: Texterity Inc.
Texterity, Inc. is a privately held company located in Southborough, MA. As a leader in digital and mobile publishing solutions, Texterity creates, maintains, and tracks more than 750 digital editions and builds magazine-branded apps for B2B, consumer, association, niche, and educational titles.
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closed 8/4/2011 via BusinessWire

Elevate, Inc., acquired Zipadi Technologies, LLC

synopsis: Elevate, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Highland Business Services, Inc., announced it has acquired Zipadi Technologies, LLC, a do-it-yourself digital publishing and E-business software-as-a-service platform. Elevate’s acquisition of Zipadi furthers its mission to revolutionize the way the world experiences ideas and information.
buyer: Elevate, Inc. (HGLB:$0.00)
Elevate, Inc. is a digital services provider that is meeting customer demand for affordability, variety, and service by leveraging a network of independent Certifiable Geniuses to sell and service the residential and small business data, voice, video, mobile and security markets. "
target: Zipadi Technologies, LLC
Zipadi Technologies is a do-it-yourself digital publishing and E-business software-as-a-service platform. They make it easy for businesses to transform existing printed sales materials into a rich media Web site, manage customers, and track warehouse operations.
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announced 3/12/2018 via Company Press Release

Apple, Inc., will acquire Texture

synopsis: Apple announced it signed an agreement to acquire Texture, the digital magazine subscription service by Next Issue Media LLC, which gives users unlimited access to their favorite titles for one monthly subscription fee. Texture brings over 200 of the world’s best magazines to life, providing an easy way for users to read high-quality stories.
buyer: Apple, Inc. (AAPL:$273,857.00)
Apple revolutionized personal technology with the introduction of the Macintosh in 1984. Today, Apple leads the world in innovation with iPhone, iPad, Mac, Apple Watch and Apple TV. Apple’s four software platforms—iOS, macOS, watchOS and tvOS—provide seamless experiences across all Apple devices. "
target: Texture
Texture is a digital magazine platform owned by Condé Nast, Hearst Magazines, KKR, Meredith, News Corp, Rogers Media and Time Inc. It's a completely new way for readers to experience the world’s best magazines, reimagined for how people consume content today.
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closed 1/27/2016 via BNC Analysis

Paperlit Inc., acquired Stonewash Limited

synopsis: Digital publishing solution company, Paperlit, has acquired Stonewash - a privately-owned digital publishing service based in London, UK.
buyer parent: AppsBuilder
buyer: Paperlit Inc.
Paperlit is a full stack solution that makes it easy to transform print publications into branded mobile apps. Paperlit helps publishers distribute digital editions to a growing mobile audience and generate more revenue. "
target: Stonewash Limited
Stonewash is a privately-owned digital publishing service based in London, UK. The Stonewash Magazine App has been developed to offer the most engaging format, without the need for repurposing content.
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$1.43
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closed 8/26/2015 via BNC Analysis

MagazineCloner merged with Jellyfish Publishing,

synopsis: Jellyfish Publishing have merged with digital publishing software provider MagazineCloner. The new business will bring together Jellyfish's digital marketing expertise with MagazineCloner’s digital publishing software and digital sales reporting and analysis capabilities to provide publishers with a unique and comprehensive offering.
buyer: Jellyfish Publishing
Jellyfish Publishing are experts in digital subscription marketing. They create campaigns which convert targeted traffic into high quality subscriptions or qualified leads through multiple channel promotions and consumer touch points. "
target: MagazineCloner
Since launching in March 2010 MagazineCloner has rapidly become the largest magazine app provider in the world thanks to its comprehensive multi-platform offering, commitment to customer service, speed of delivery and straight-forward business model with no hidden costs.
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closed 1/7/2013 via PR Newswire

30DC Inc., purchased Business Assets from Netbloo Media

synopsis: 30DC, Inc., a provider of web-based tools for the monetization of digital content and 50% joint venture owner of the rapidly growing MagCast Publishing Platform, announced it has acquired the remaining 50% of the MagCast platform from Netbloo Media Ltd together with the outright purchase of the Market ProMax online marketing platform.
buyer: 30DC Inc. (TDCH:$1.36)
30DC, Inc. focuses on the enormous growth potential of the Web 2.0 e-commerce Created by Edward Dale. 30DC, Inc.’s focus is on the building, management and acquisition of international Web 2.0-based sales and marketing companies. "
seller: Netbloo Media
The Business Assets of Netbloo Media include the remaining 50% of the MagCast and 100% of Market ProMax. MagCast is used to publish digital magazines on Apple Corporation's Apple Newsstand. Market ProMax allows anyone to sell digital products without any programming knowledge or technical expertise.
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closed 5/27/2020 via BNC Analysis

Cafeyn, acquired miLibris

synopsis: Cafeyn has bought Milibris, a technical provider of press publishers to allow the digitization of their paper titles, from Altice. miLibris develops software to project the press and traditional publishing industries into new generation publishing. Cafeyn also acquired Altice's SFR Presse, a mobile app for reading newspapers and magazines.
buyer: Cafeyn
Cafeyn is the perfect app to read favourite magazines and discover new titles. Cafeyn provides easy access to a library of hundreds of magazines. Cafeyn now features a new Smart Reading function, for a more comfortable digital reading experience. "
target parent: Altice N.V.
target: miLibris
miLibris develops software to project the press and traditional publishing industries into new generation publishing. It is based on a permanent research and development activity in the field of digital publication and associated usage data. miLibris operates in France and internationally.
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closed 7/11/2018 via PR Web

NewsCycle Solutions, acquired Infomaker Scandinavia AB

synopsis: Newscycle Solutions, the largest software supplier serving the global media industry, announced the acquisition of Infomaker, a Swedish software company that provides open, cloud-based publishing platforms for content creation, editing, asset management, and omni-channel delivery and presentation.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: NewsCycle Solutions
Newscycle is the leading provider of software and services powering the global media industry. Their content management, advertising management, subscription management and mobile solutions help companies drive profitability and accelerate digital business models. "
target: Infomaker Scandinavia AB
Infomaker, a Swedish software company, provides open, cloud-based publishing platforms for content creation, editing, asset management, and omni-channel delivery and presentation. Seven of the ten largest Nordic media houses and over 90% of Sweden’s news companies use Infomaker’s software and tools.
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announced 9/11/2017 via Reuters

Evolable Asia Corp., will acquire Mag2

synopsis: Evolable Asia will acquire 59.6 percent stake in Mag2 Co., Ltd. Mag2 Co., Ltd., based in Japan, is a provider of planning, developing and operating content distribution platforms and Internet media.
buyer: Evolable Asia Corp. (TSE:6191:$47.36)
Evolable Asia is a Tokyo-based company, founded in 2007, runs three popular online travel portals of its own. An additional 600 domestic travel sites use its in-house technology to power their own flight, hotel, and tour package searches. "
target parent: New Horizon Capital Co. Ltd.
target: Mag2
Mag2 Co., Ltd., based in Japan, is a provider of planning, developing and operating content distribution platforms and Internet media.
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announced 5/22/2019 via BusinessWire

Fabasoft AG, will acquire Xpublisher GmbH

synopsis: Austria-based Fabasoft AG has agreed to acquire the majority of shares in Xpublisher GmbH, a software company based in Munich. Xpublisher GmbH specializes in technologies in the content area. Xpublisher's editorial system creates and manages all content and its associated assets media-neutral and separates them from the publication channel.
buyer: Fabasoft AG (FAA:$42.19)
Fabasoft AG is an Austrian software product company and cloud service providers for digital document control and electronic document, process and file management. Fabasoft's products digitize, simplify, and accelerate business processes - within and across organizational and national boundaries. "
target: Xpublisher GmbH
Germany-based Xpublisher GmbH is a software company specializing in technologies in the content area. Publishing and media houses, portal operators benefit from the fully integrated functions of the professional crossmedia editorial system Xpublisher and the browser-based XML editor Xeditor.
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announced 5/22/2019 via BusinessWire

Fabasoft AG, will acquire Xpublisher GmbH

synopsis: Austria-based Fabasoft AG has agreed to acquire the majority of shares in Xpublisher GmbH, a software company based in Munich. Xpublisher GmbH specializes in technologies in the content area. Xpublisher's editorial system creates and manages all content and its associated assets media-neutral and separates them from the publication channel.
buyer: Fabasoft AG (FAA:$42.19)
Fabasoft AG is an Austrian software product company and cloud service providers for digital document control and electronic document, process and file management. Fabasoft's products digitize, simplify, and accelerate business processes - within and across organizational and national boundaries. "
target: Xpublisher GmbH
Germany-based Xpublisher GmbH is a software company specializing in technologies in the content area. Publishing and media houses, portal operators benefit from the fully integrated functions of the professional crossmedia editorial system Xpublisher and the browser-based XML editor Xeditor.
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announced 5/22/2019 via BusinessWire

Fabasoft AG, will acquire Xpublisher GmbH

synopsis: Austria-based Fabasoft AG has agreed to acquire the majority of shares in Xpublisher GmbH, a software company based in Munich. Xpublisher GmbH specializes in technologies in the content area. Xpublisher's editorial system creates and manages all content and its associated assets media-neutral and separates them from the publication channel.
buyer: Fabasoft AG (FAA:$42.19)
Fabasoft AG is an Austrian software product company and cloud service providers for digital document control and electronic document, process and file management. Fabasoft's products digitize, simplify, and accelerate business processes - within and across organizational and national boundaries. "
target: Xpublisher GmbH
Germany-based Xpublisher GmbH is a software company specializing in technologies in the content area. Publishing and media houses, portal operators benefit from the fully integrated functions of the professional crossmedia editorial system Xpublisher and the browser-based XML editor Xeditor.
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closed 7/8/2020 via BusinessWire

DocsCorp Pty. Ltd., acquired Verowave Technologies Limited

synopsis: DocsCorp, a leading provider of enterprise productivity solutions, has acquired Verowave Technologies, a UK provider of document production and assembly software. The verowave Platform (verodocs, verosheets, and veroslides) will be integrated into the DocsCorp document productivity suite and re-branded as veroDocs.
buyer: DocsCorp Pty. Ltd.
DocsCorp designs easy-to-use software and services for document professionals who use enterprise content management systems. They provide solutions for metadata removal, document processing, PDF manipulation, and document comparison. DocsCorp is a global brand with customers located worldwide. "
target: Verowave Technologies Limited
Verowave Technologies is a UK provider of document production and assembly software. By enhancing the functionality of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, Verowave cleverly enables the creation and population of templates and customized documents without the need for soft coding.
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closed 6/22/2020 via PR Web

MHC Software, Inc., acquired Ecrion Software

synopsis: MHC Software, a leader in enterprise automation software solutions, has acquired Ecrion Software, a provider of customer communication management (CCM) and customer experience automation (CXA) software. Ecrion enables organizations to better engage their customers, deliver personalized communications, and streamline business-critical documents.
buyer parent: Strattam Capital
buyer: MHC Software, Inc.
MHC Software is a leader in enterprise content automation and document management software and services. MHC's solutions accelerate customers' digital transformation journeys via in-context content and automation to expedite information-sharing while reducing costs and increasing productivity. "
target: Ecrion Software
Ecrion Software is a provider of customer communication management (CCM) and customer experience automation (CXA) software and services. Ecrion's software solutions enable organizations to better engage their customers, deliver personalized communications, and streamline business-critical documents.
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closed 6/17/2020 via BNC Analysis

Classplus, acquired Merak.ai

synopsis: Classplus, a mobile platform in India that enables tutors to offer their curriculum and operations online, has acquihired Merak.ai, an Indian company that uses machine learning to automate back office processes. Merak.ai offers SaaS products that automate repetitive and manual tasks like data entry and digitization.
buyer: Classplus
Classplus is a mobile platform in India that enables tutors to offer their curriculum and operations online. Classplus provides coaching institutes with a branded mobile app that features solutions for student reports, online courses and tests, parent communication, class management and more. "
target: Merak.ai
Merak.ai is an Indian company that uses machine learning to automate back office processes. Merak.ai offers SaaS products that automate repetitive and manual tasks like data entry and digitization. Their solutions enable businesses to focus more on their customers and less on back-office tasks.
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announced 5/7/2020 via BNC Analysis

Conga will be merged with Apttus,

synopsis: Apttus Inc. has announced its intention to acquire Broomfield software company Conga to stake a larger claim with sales automation customers, particularly within Salesforce Inc. Conga continually sets the standard for Digital Document Transformation (DDX). The Conga DDX Suite unleashes the power of everyday documents for clients in 85 countries.
buyer parent: Thoma Bravo, LLC
buyer: Apttus
Apttus is a global provider of a Middle Office platform that allows enterprises to optimize revenue and commercial relationship management processes. Analysts rank it as the gold standard for Quote-to-Cash (QTC), Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ), and Contract Lifecycle Management (CLM) solutions. "
target: Conga
Conga continually sets the standard for Digital Document Transformation (DDX). The Conga DDX Suite transforms day-to-day business by creating, managing and unleashing the power of everyday documents for organizations in 85 countries including AWS, GE, Hilton Worldwide and Salesforce.
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closed 12/23/2019 via PR Newswire

Diversis Capital, acquired WorldAPP

synopsis: WorldAPP, the leading provider of enterprise-grade mobile workflow and data capture technology, announced they have been acquired by Diversis Capital, a software and technology focused private equity fund that targets situations where it can add unique value.
buyer: Diversis Capital
Diversis is a software and technology focused private equity fund that targets situations where it can add unique value. With a collaborative approach to investing, its Operating Partners and Strategic Advisors work alongside management teams to help build successful organizations. "
target: WorldAPP
WorldAPP helps mid to large organizations improve how they collect, manage, and leverage data across the enterprise. Using the Form.com and Key Survey platforms, WorldAPP works with customers to understand their needs and configure complete solutions which integrate with their current systems.
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announced 12/12/2019 via BNC Analysis

Coraixx, will acquire Coraixx

synopsis: Sven Ulbrich, the managing director of Coraixx, will acquire the company from Capsensixx, a German holding company. Coraixx is a German provider of AI-based accounting solutions. Coraixx's aiccounting is a Software-as-a-Service solution that makes accounting quicker and more reliable by using AI to fully automate document processing.
buyer: Coraixx
Coraixx is a German provider of AI-based accounting solutions. Coraixx's aiccounting is a Software-as-a-Service solution that makes accounting quicker and more reliable by using AI to fully automate document processing. Coraixx helps businesses to become more efficient and save time and money. "
target parent: Capsensixx
target: Coraixx
Coraixx is a German provider of AI-based accounting solutions. Coraixx's aiccounting is a Software-as-a-Service solution that makes accounting quicker and more reliable by using AI to fully automate document processing. Coraixx helps businesses to become more efficient and save time and money.
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closed 9/26/2019 via BNC Analysis

Strattam Capital, acquired MHC Software, Inc.

synopsis: MHC Software, a leader in enterprise content automation and document management software solutions, announced a majority investment from Strattam Capital, a private equity firm with an innovative and focused approach to scaling established business IT companies, to drive innovation and growth.
buyer: Strattam Capital
Stratham Capital is a private equity firm with an innovative and focused approach to scaling established business IT companies, including enterprise software, digital infrastructure, and technology-enabled services. Their practices are designed to deliver a better future for their companies. "
target parent: O2 Investment Partners, LLC
target: MHC Software, Inc.
MHC Software is a leader in enterprise content automation and document management software and services. MHC's solutions accelerate customers' digital transformation journeys via in-context content and automation to expedite information-sharing while reducing costs and increasing productivity.
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closed 9/6/2019 via BNC Analysis

Tessi SA, acquired ORONE

synopsis: Tessi announces the acquisition of the entire share capital and voting rights of Orone France, a company directed and controlled by Bernard Poll. Orone is a French software publisher and operator of platforms for business processes, document flow and means of payment management.
buyer parent: Groupe HLD
buyer: Tessi SA (ENXTPA:TES:$472.67)
Tessi is France's leading provider of document automation solutions, payment systems, gold and currency transactions and promotional marketing. "
target: ORONE
Orone is a French software publisher and operator of platforms for business processes, document flow and means of payment management. Orone also distributes scanners to the French market.
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closed 4/3/2019 via PR Newswire

Integrim, acquired Logikia

synopsis: Document automation specialist INTEGRIM is proud to announce the acquisition of Logikia, a Canadian provider of accounts payable automation solutions. Powered by artificial intelligence (AI), Logikia solutions operate based on industry best practices.
buyer: Integrim
Integrim offers a comprehensive range of business process automation services and solutions for all manner of paper and electronic documents. Their solutions enable clients to trim costs and eliminate paper, while enhancing the productivity of administrative resources. "
target: Logikia
Based in Canada, Logikia is helping organizations to go paperless and to automate documents (Accounts Payable, PO, HR documents, Contrat, ect) entry into their ERP. Logikia also automate the matching and validation of the documents.
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closed 5/6/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Kofax, Inc., acquired Top Image Systems, Ltd.

synopsis: Kofax, a leading supplier of Intelligent Automation software to automate and digitally transform end-to-end business processes, announced it has acquired Top Image Systems, a global innovator of on premise and cloud based applications that optimize content-driven business processes.
buyer parent: Thoma Bravo, LLC
buyer: Kofax, Inc. (KFX:$301.53)
Kofax is a leading supplier of software and solutions to automate and digitally transform human and information intensive processes across front and back office operations. These can dramatically improve customer engagement, greatly reduce operating costs, mitigate compliance risk and more. "
target: Top Image Systems, Ltd. (:$28.94)
Top Image Systems provides organizations around the world with the technology needed to automatically transform their incoming business content into useful, digital data that’s delivered directly into the applications that drive the business.
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closed 2/8/2019 via BusinessWire

Dropbox, Inc., acquired HelloSign

synopsis: Dropbox, Inc., a leading global collaboration platform, has completed the acquisition of HelloSign, an eSignature and document workflow platform with more than 80,000 customers.
buyer: Dropbox, Inc. (DBX:$1,321.30)
Dropbox is a file hosting service that offers cloud storage, file synchronization, and client software. It allows users to create a special folder on each of their computers, which Dropbox then synchronizes so that it appears to be the same folder regardless of which computer is used to view it. "
target: HelloSign
HelloSign simplifies work for millions of people. Over 80,000 customers world-wide trust the HelloSign platform – which includes eSignature, document workflow and online fax solutions with HelloSign, HelloWorks and HelloFax – to automate and manage their most important business transactions.
price ($mm)
$230
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/16/2019 via PR Web

MediStreams, acquired PaperHost.com, Inc.

synopsis: MediStreams, a Revenue Cycle Management company, announces the acquisition of PaperHost, a cloud hosted Document Management company. PaperHost has been providing solutions to organizations that need to give access to their mission critical documents, but still need to maintain strict controls and reporting over document access.
buyer: MediStreams
MediStreams supplies outsourced Healthcare Revenue Cycle Management services for healthcare providers. MediStreams automates the flow of healthcare payments with lockbox services, ERA to EFT deposit reconciliation, paper to 835 conversions, patient payment and correspondence processing. "
target: PaperHost.com, Inc.
PaperHost is a cloud, full-service, document management software provider. PaperHost has been providing solutions to organizations that need to give access to their mission critical documents, but still need to maintain strict controls and reporting over document access.
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announced 12/20/2018 via GlobeNewswire

DrillingInfo Inc., will acquire Cortex Business Solutions

synopsis: Cortex Business Solutions Inc. (“Cortex”), a North American network-as-a-service e-invoicing solutions provider, announced that it has entered into an arrangement agreement under which Drilling Info, Inc. ("Drillinginfo"), a portfolio company of Genstar Capital Partners, LLC, has agreed to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Cortex.
buyer parent: Genstar Capital LLC
buyer: DrillingInfo Inc.
Drillinginfo delivers business-critical insights to the energy, power, and commodities markets. Its state-of-the-art SaaS platform offers sophisticated technology, powerful analytics, and industry-leading data. Drillinginfo’s solutions deliver value across upstream, midstream and downstream markets."
target: Cortex Business Solutions (TSXV:CBX:$9.24)
Cortex is a service-centric, digital transformation solutions provider focused on revolutionizing B2B document exchange. They help businesses save time and money by replacing traditional paper-based manual systems with AP and AR invoice automation.
price ($mm)
$34
rev ($mm)
$9
EBITDA ($mm)
$1
EV / rev
3.6x
EV / EBITDA
23.8x
announced 7/31/2018 via PR Newswire

DocuSign Inc., will acquire SpringCM

synopsis: DocuSign, the leader in eSignature transaction management, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire SpringCM, a leading cloud-based document generation and contract life management software company based in Chicago. SpringCM helps people save time, grow revenue, and increase productivity.
buyer: DocuSign Inc. (DOCU:$1,057.03)
DocuSign is the leader in eSignature transaction management, and the global standard for eSignature. DocuSign offers its customers the easiest, fastest, most secure global network for sending, signing, tracking, and storing documents in the cloud. "
target: SpringCM
SpringCM helps people save time, grow revenue, and increase productivity by automating and transforming business processes. SpringCM empowers individuals and teams to get work done efficiently and with confidence by transforming documents and let work flow.
price ($mm)
$220
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/11/2018 via BNC Analysis

Box Inc., acquired Butter.ai

synopsis: Box, an enterprise content management platform, announced that it has acquired Butter.ai, a startup that helps users search for content intelligently in the cloud. Butter.ai is the smart, secure way for a company's team to search across work apps by combining artificial intelligence, natural conversation, and fast computing to make lives easier.
buyer: Box Inc. (BOX:$529.43)
Box is an enterprise content management platform that solves simple and complex challenges, from sharing and accessing files on mobile devices to sophisticated business processes like data governance and retention. More than 41 million users and 74,000 businesses trust Box to manage content. "
target: Butter.ai
Butter.ai is the smart, secure way for a company's team to search across work apps by combining artificial intelligence, natural conversation, and fast computing to make lives easier. Butter.ai is also HIPAA compliant, which means that every interaction is private and data will remain secure.
price ($mm)
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announced 5/3/2018 via PR Web

Sovos Compliance, will acquire TrustWeaver

synopsis: Sovos, a provider of tax software, will acquire Sweden-based TrustWeaver, a provider of cloud software that helps businesses authenticate and archive electronic documents for VAT audit purposes. TrustWeaver allows organizations to execute their ERP, workflow and archiving strategies in adherence to laws governing transactions and auditability.
buyer parent: HgCapital
buyer: Sovos Compliance
Sovos is a provider of software that safeguards businesses from the burden and risk of modern tax. The Sovos Intelligent Compliance Cloud is a secure and reliable cloud software platform to create a global solution for tax determination, e-invoicing compliance and tax reporting. "
target: TrustWeaver
Sweden-based TrustWeaver provides a cloud-based compliance service for electronic invoicing and other legally critical documents. TrustWeaver allows organizations to execute their ERP, workflow and archiving strategies with guaranteed adherence to laws governing transactions and auditability.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 4/6/2018 via PR Newswire

Kwiktag merged with enChoice, Inc.,

synopsis: enChoice, Inc., an award-winning Enterprise Content Management (ECM) solutions company, announced the successful completion of their merger with ImageTag (KwikTag), a document imaging software and an award-winning and innovative digital solution for connecting people, process and paper.
buyer: enChoice, Inc.
enChoice is an award-winning Enterprise Content Management solutions company. They help customers improve their business processes and protect their critical information by offering software solutions and support to accelerate the achievement of business efficiencies and competitiveness. "
target: Kwiktag
KwikTag, developed by ImageTag, is a document imaging software and an award-winning and innovative digital solution for connecting people, process and paper.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 3/22/2018 via PR Newswire

Upland Software, acquired InterFAX Communications Ltd.

synopsis: Upland Software, Inc., a leader in cloud-based Enterprise Work Management software, has acquired InterFAX, a Dublin based company that offers a secure cloud-based online fax service. InterFAX allows businesses to send and receive faxes through any email program or email-capable application.
buyer: Upland Software (UPLD:$201.75)
Upland Software is a leading provider of cloud-based Enterprise Work Management software. Their applications enables users to manage their projects, professional workforce and IT investments, automate document-intensive business processes and engage with their customers, prospects and community. "
target: InterFAX Communications Ltd.
InterFAX is a Dublin based company that offers a secure cloud-based online fax service. Their system is built to send and receive thousands of faxes per hour, and can accommodate any size request. InterFAX allows businesses to send and receive faxes through any email program or email-capable app.
price ($mm)
$42
rev ($mm)
$15
EBITDA ($mm)
$6
EV / rev
2.8x
EV / EBITDA
7.0x
announced 3/7/2018 via BusinessWire

Conga, will acquire Octiv

synopsis: Conga, the global leader in Intelligent Document Automation, announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Octiv, an industry-leading provider of web-based document solutions.
buyer: Conga
Conga developed its suite of enterprise-grade Intelligent Document Automation solutions to help businesses optimize their CRM investments. The Conga Suite, which includes Conga Composer, Conga Contracts and Conga Sign, simplifies and automates data, documents, contracts, signing, and reporting. "
target: Octiv
Octiv is an industry-leading provider of web-based document solutions. Octiv streamlines document workflows for teams across organizations including sales, legal, and information technology.
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