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closed 2/14/2020 via BusinessWire

TA Associates, acquired Auction Technology Group

synopsis: TA Associates, a leading global growth private equity firm, has acquired London-based Auction Technology Group (ATG), a leading online platform for auctions, from ECI Partners. ATG powers live and timed auctions across multiple verticals, including Art and Antiques, Classic Cars, Industrial & Commercial, and Consumer Retail Returns.
buyer: TA Associates
TA Associates is a leading global growth private equity firm. Focused on targeted sectors within five industries—technology, healthcare, financial services, consumer and business services—TA invests in profitable, growing companies with opportunities for sustained growth. "
target parent: ECI Partners
target: Auction Technology Group
Auction Technology Group ("ATG") is a global technology company headquartered in London Bridge. The company's platform powers live and timed auctions across multiple verticals, including Art and Antiques, Classic Cars, Industrial & Commercial, and Consumer Retail Returns.
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announced 3/24/2020 via Company Press Release

58.com, will purchase B2B Business from Uxin Limited

synopsis: 58.com Inc., China's largest online classifieds marketplace, announced that it entered into definitive agreements with Uxin Limited, a leading national online used car dealer in China, to purchase certain assets and liabilities related to Uxin's B2B online used car auction business.
buyer: 58.com (WUBA:$2,205.59)
58.com is a Chinese classified ads site, where users can browse or publish rent, make friends, put goods up for sale, find jobs and seek co-operation and other information. Published classified ads, completely free. "
seller: Uxin Limited (UXIN:$535.31)
The acquisition includes certain assets and liabilities related to Uxin's B2B online used car auction business. Uxin is a leading national online used car dealer in China. Uxin’s mission is to enable people to buy the car of their choice, no matter where they are located or what their budget is.
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closed 5/3/2019 via Company Press Release

Alma Media Oyj, acquired Tukkuautot.fi

synopsis: Alma Media, a media company focusing on digital services and publishing, has acquired Tukkuautot.fi., the largest B2B auction platform for used cars in Finland. Tukkuautot.fi serves dealerships, automotive financing and leasing companies, and public corporations that own large fleets of cars.
buyer: Alma Media Oyj (HLSE:ALMA:$279.02)
Alma Media is a media company focusing on the service business and journalistic content. The company’s best-known brands are Kauppalehti, Talouselämä, Affärsvärlden, Iltalehti, Aamulehti, Etuovi.com and Monster. "
target: Tukkuautot.fi
Tukkuautot.fi is the largest B2B auction platform for used cars in Finland. Tukkuautot.fi serves dealerships, automotive financing and leasing companies, and public corporations that own large fleets of cars. Tukkuautot.fi has delivered 10,000 cars that range in price from €2,000 to €70,000.
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closed 1/2/2019 via BusinessWire

Proxibid, acquired Wavebid

synopsis: Proxibid, the most trusted platform for connecting buyers and sellers of high-value items, announced its acquisition of Wavebid, the industry’s leader in innovative, cloud-based auction management software. 
buyer: Proxibid
Proxibid is the most trusted platform for connecting buyers and sellers of high-value items. More than $45 billion in inventory has passed through Proxibid’s platform via live and timed auctions and buy now/make offer transactions. "
target: Wavebid
Wavebid is a software company focused on offering solutions to the auction industry. Wavebid developed the first cloud-based auction management software, which remains the cornerstone of their tools. Founded in 2011, Wavebid is headquartered in Minneapolis, MN.
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closed 12/20/2017 via BNC Analysis

Barnebys, acquired Simple Auction Site

synopsis: Barnebys, a Stockholm, Sweden-based meta engine for art sales, acquired Simple Auction Site, a US-based white label developer of professional online auction software.
buyer: Barnebys
Barnebys is a Stockholm, Sweden-based meta engine for art sales. Barnebys, founded in 2011 by Christopher Barnekow (CEO) and Pontus Silfverstolpe, developed a search service for art, antiques and collectibles. "
target: Simple Auction Site
Simple Auction Site is a state of the art, professional online auction software package that's easy to use and completely customizable to suit a user's business needs.
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closed 6/7/2017 via BNC Analysis

German Startups Group, acquired Auctionata

synopsis: German Startups Group, one of Germany’s most active private venture capital investors, acquires the entire software technology for online livestream auctions from the liquidator of the insolvency estate of Auctionata Paddle8 AG. Auctionata’s software makes it possible to host online auction globally in real-time, in which participants can bid live.
buyer: German Startups Group (DB:GSJ:$10.90)
German Startups Group, a Berlin-based investment company and venture capital provider for Germany’s flourishing startup scene, finances young growth companies and also supports their set-up, funding acquisition, development. "
target: Auctionata
Auctionata brings the world of unique works of art, antiques and luxury collectibles to the internet. As the inventor of the livestream auction, Auctionata broadcasts auctions in real-time and provides an online auction room that is accessible to bidders worldwide via desktop and mobile devices.
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closed 11/9/2016 via Company Press Release

NEXEC Holding GmbH, acquired ViA-Online GmbH

synopsis: Nexec Holding GmbH, a company that manages portfolio companies with a focus in e-commerce, announced the acquisition of ViA-Online GmbH, a manufacturer of two of the market-leading software systems in e-commerce: Afterbuy for the multichannel trade and ViA-eBay for fast trading on eBay.
buyer: NEXEC Holding GmbH
NEXEC Holding Gmbh manages portfolio companies with a focus in e-commerce. The company is based in Düsseldorf, Germany. "
target parent: eBay
target: ViA-Online GmbH
ViA-Online GmbH is managed by its founders Alfons Denzler and Markus Walber. ViA-Online GmbH launched Afterbuy in 2002 and within a short period it became one of the leading suppliers of auction management software in Germany for professional trading on eBay and other online marketplaces.
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closed 8/10/2016 via PR Web

Bidpath Ltd., acquired Pacts Auction Systems

synopsis: Bidpath Ltd., a Leading Global Auction Software Company, further expands its Auction Software business into the UK with the acquisition of Pacts Auction Systems, a company that offers Auction Management Software for Live and On Line Auctions.
buyer: Bidpath Ltd.
Bidpath is a Global Auction Software Company providing live Webcast and Online only bidding platforms to over 300 Auction Companies around the world. "
target: Pacts Auction Systems
Pacts Auction Systems offers Auction Management Software for Live and On Line Auctions. They supply auction management software to auctioneering businesses of all kinds and their products and services come with high quality training and unrivaled support.
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closed 11/5/2015 via PR Newswire

Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, acquired Xcira, Inc.

synopsis: Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers is pleased to announce that they've acquired a 75% stake in Xcira LLC, a leader in simulcast auction technology. A customer‐driven technology company, Xcira produces custom technology applications and auction software solutions that meet the unique needs of auction clients.
buyer: Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers (RBA:$535.53)
Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers conducts hundreds of unreserved public auctions each year, selling more equipment to on-site and online bidders than any other auction business in the world. "
target: Xcira, Inc.
A customer‐driven technology company, Xcira produces custom technology applications and auction software solutions that meet the unique needs of auction clients in various auction segments such as construction, industrial, automotive, fine art, wine and jewelry, livestock, real estate and more.
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closed 3/23/2012 via BNC Analysis

Groupon, Inc., acquired FeeFighters

synopsis: FeeFighters, a three-year old comparison shopping site for credit card processors, is announcing it has been acquired by Groupon. The Chicago-based startup, which provides businesses with a way to find the best merchant account provider for their needs, has also been offering businesses other tools such as its new payment gateway called Samurai.
buyer: Groupon, Inc. (GRPN:$2,503.80)
Groupon features a daily deal on the best stuff to do, eat, see and buy in more than 300 markets around the world. Groupon uses collective buying power to offer unbeatable prices and provide a win-win for businesses and consumers, delivering more than 650 daily deals globally. "
target: FeeFighters
FeeFighters allows business owners to choose the best deals on credit card processing with a reverse auction marketplace that saves the average business owner 40 percent on payment processing.
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announced 5/25/2011 via BusinessWire

Liquidity Services, Inc., will acquire TruckCenter.com, LLC

synopsis: Liquidity Services, Inc. announced it has agreed to acquire TruckCenter.com in an all-cash transaction. A leading online auction marketplace for fleet and transportation equipment, TruckCenter.com brings expertise and focused services that optimize value for commercial fleet owners and equipment leasing institutions.
buyer: Liquidity Services, Inc. (LQDT:$248.12)
Liquidity Services, Inc. provides leading corporations, public sector agencies and buying customers the world's most transparent, innovative and effective online marketplaces and integrated services for surplus assets. "
target: TruckCenter.com, LLC
TruckCenter.com, conducts Land-Based and Internet Public Auctions of Transportation Assets. TruckCenter.com makes it easy for buyers and sellers to gather necessary information about available assets with complete asset descriptions and specifications and detailed condition reports.
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closed 12/3/2008 via BusinessWire

AssetNation, Inc., acquired Asset Auctions, LLC.

synopsis: AssetNation, Inc. announced its acquisition of AssetAuctions LLC. AssetAuctions is the leading provider of asset recovery, appraisal and inventory online auction services for the industrial, commercial and government markets.
buyer parent: Spire Capital Partners, L.P.
buyer: AssetNation, Inc.
AssetNation, Inc. is the leading online marketplace and services provider for the insurance industry and corporate surplus, idle and end-of-life assets. "
target: Asset Auctions, LLC.
Asset Auctions mission is to solve the difficult asset-based problems faced by today's corporation and government agency. Our online equipment auction solutions are different from those of a liquidator or auctioneer because we focus on more than just an asset sale.
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announced 6/27/2008 via BusinessWire

ADESA, Inc., will acquire Live Global Bid

synopsis: ADESA, Inc. announced that it plans to acquire Live Global Bid, Inc., a leading provider of Internet-based auction software and services, on June 30, 2008. The LGB technology allows auction houses to broadcast their auctions through simultaneous audio and video feeds to all participating Internet users from any location.
buyer: ADESA, Inc.
ADESA offers a full range of auction, reconditioning, logistical and other vehicle-related services to meet the remarketing needs of both its institutional and dealer customers. With 60 auction locations the company is well positioned to host both physical and Internet auctions. "
target: Live Global Bid
Live Global Bid was founded in 1999 by, Mr. Barry White, an auctioneer that truly understands the needs of an auction business. With a consistent focus on customer service, Live Global Bid developed an easy to use, cost effective technology that meets the needs of any auction business.
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closed 10/4/2007 via BusinessWire

eBay, acquired ViA-Online GmbH

synopsis: eBay Inc. has acquired ViA-Online GmbH, a leading auction management software company in Germany that operates Afterbuy.com to enable professional trading on eBay.de and other online marketplaces. The acquisition enables eBay to expand service and support for its German sellers, while allowing Afterbuy to grow its business.
buyer: eBay (EBAY:$10,856.00)
eBay pioneers communities built on commerce, sustained by trust and inspired by opportunity. eBay enables e-commerce on a local, national and international basis with an array of websites that bring together millions of buyers and sellers every day. "
target: ViA-Online GmbH
ViA-Online GmbH is managed by its founders Alfons Denzler and Markus Walber. ViA-Online GmbH launched Afterbuy in 2002 and within a short period it became one of the leading suppliers of auction management software in Germany for professional trading on eBay and other online marketplaces.
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closed 6/30/2014 via Company Press Release

ECI Partners, acquired ATG Media Ltd

synopsis: ECI Partners has invested in ATG Media, a global pioneer of webcast and timed online auction platforms. ECI will partner with ATG’s management and existing investor Mobeus Equity Partners to help drive the company’s ongoing international expansion. ATG operates the-saleroom.com, i-bidder.com, BidSpotter.co.uk and BidSpotter.com.
buyer: ECI Partners
Established in 1976, ECI has invested in more than 250 companies helping to build many successful businesses, including Café Rouge, Chubb, Racal Acoustics, Bloomsbury Publishing, Laterooms, National Computing Centre and National Express. "
target parent: Mobeus Equity Partners LLP
target: ATG Media Ltd
ATG’s websites allow bidders from around the world to browse fully illustrated sale catalogues and place bids over the internet in real time with live audio and video feeds delivering the auction room atmosphere. Bidders are also able to participate in timed, online only auctions.
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announced 3/25/2016 via BusinessWire

6fusion, will acquire MarkITx, Inc.

synopsis: 6fusion announced it has entered into an Asset Purchase Agreement with MarkITx, a global IT hardware marketplace, pursuant to which 6fusion will acquire substantially all of MarkITx assets. MarkITx built technology to help businesses understand the value of their IT Infrastructure and recoup budget by selling their equipment in an online auction.
buyer: 6fusion
6fusion empowers the world’s largest companies to buy, operate, and sell IT as a Utility, bridging the gap between the traditional silos of Finance, Technology, and Operations. Their technology enables data driven IT Infrastructure decision making based on real-time consumption metrics. "
target: MarkITx, Inc.
MarkITx is an open and transparent marketplace that connects business looking to sell their datacenter hardware with other businesses looking to buy. MarkITx aims to become the global platform of choice to buy and sell IT hardware in the secondary market.
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closed 7/27/2015 via PR Newswire

FrontStream, acquired BiddingForGood

synopsis: FrontStream Holdings LLC, the foremost provider of philanthropy solutions for nonprofits and corporations, has acquired BiddingForGood. The company is the most widely recognized platform for online auction and event management and gives fundraisers a cloud-based, intuitive, and easy-to-use, solution.
buyer parent: Arsenal Capital Partners
buyer: FrontStream
FrontStream is revolutionizing philanthropy through the use of integrated data that connects causes and organizations with their donors and supporters. They provide an unparalleled set of tools and data that enables corporations to better understand the impact of their philanthropic efforts. "
target: BiddingForGood
BiddingForGood is a charitable e-commerce company that connects fundraisers, cause-conscious shoppers, and socially responsible businesses.
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closed 8/15/2013 via BNC Analysis

Teleflora, LLC, acquired Flowerbuyer.com

synopsis: Teleflora, LLC announced the acquisition of Flowerbuyer.com in a move that will offer discounted wholesale prices on fresh flowers to florists across North America, including more than 15,000 shops in Teleflora’s industry-leading network. Flowerbuyer.com is North America’s largest wholesale flower online auction.
buyer parent: Roll Global LLC
buyer: Teleflora, LLC
Teleflora, a subsidiary of Roll International, supplies fresh flowers, plants, and gift items to consumers worldwide through its websites and toll-free number. "
target: Flowerbuyer.com
Flowerbuyer.com, North America’s largest wholesale flower online auction, works with over 200 growers across the world to expand retail offerings and profitability of local florists seeking to increase their profit margins through the purchase of discounted, fresh flowers.
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announced 11/28/2018 via Company Press Release

KAR Auction Services, Inc., will acquire CarsOnTheWeb

synopsis: KAR Auction Services, a global Fortune 1000 company that operates used vehicle auction services for sellers and buyers worldwide, will acquire CarsOnTheWeb (COTW) from Vortex Capital Partners, a venture capital firm in the Netherlands. COTW is a European online used car auction exclusively for professional car dealers and traders (B2B).
buyer: KAR Auction Services, Inc. (KAR:$3,731.00)
KAR Auction Services is a global Fortune 1000 company that operates used vehicle auction services for sellers and buyers worldwide. Their diverse team helps the world’s largest automotive manufacturers, financial institutions, insurance companies and dealer groups buy, sell and trade used vehicles. "
target parent: Vortex Capital Partners
target: CarsOnTheWeb
CarsOnTheWeb (COTW) is a European online used car auction exclusively for professional car dealers and traders (B2B). COTW provides a straightforward and transparent bidding platform with a top-quality selection of used cars: demonstrators, leasing cars, overstocked cars, vans and light trucks.
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closed 11/8/2012 via BNC Analysis

Manheim Auctions, acquired Dealer Auction

synopsis: Manheim has bought Dealer Auction, which is claimed to be the UK’s largest and most successful electronic trade-to-trade vehicle remarketing channel, for an undisclosed multi-million pound sum.
buyer parent: Cox Enterprises Inc.
buyer: Manheim Auctions
With headquarters in Atlanta, GA, Manheim Auctions is the largest and highest volume wholesale automobile auction company in the world. As the industry leader, the company operates more than 115 auction facilities worldwide, and employs more than 35,000 people. "
target: Dealer Auction
Dealer Auction Ltd. operates online auction platform for cars. The company was incorporated in 2008 and is based in Rothley, United Kingdom.
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closed 2/14/2020 via BusinessWire

TA Associates, acquired Auction Technology Group

synopsis: TA Associates, a leading global growth private equity firm, has acquired London-based Auction Technology Group (ATG), a leading online platform for auctions, from ECI Partners. ATG powers live and timed auctions across multiple verticals, including Art and Antiques, Classic Cars, Industrial & Commercial, and Consumer Retail Returns.
buyer: TA Associates
TA Associates is a leading global growth private equity firm. Focused on targeted sectors within five industries—technology, healthcare, financial services, consumer and business services—TA invests in profitable, growing companies with opportunities for sustained growth. "
target parent: ECI Partners
target: Auction Technology Group
Auction Technology Group ("ATG") is a global technology company headquartered in London Bridge. The company's platform powers live and timed auctions across multiple verticals, including Art and Antiques, Classic Cars, Industrial & Commercial, and Consumer Retail Returns.
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closed 3/25/2020 via PR Newswire

RLDatix, acquired Transparent Health Consulting

synopsis: RLDatix, the leading global provider of intelligent patient safety solutions, announced that it has acquired Transparent Health Consulting, a firm that focuses on the implementation of communication and patient safety resolution programs in order to respond to and prevent patient harm.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: RLDatix
RLDatix helps organizations drive safer care by providing governance, risk and compliance tools that drive overall improvement and safety. Their suite of cloud-based software helps organizations report on adverse events, reduce healthcare-acquired infections and ensure patient safety. "
target: Transparent Health Consulting
Transparent Health Consulting is a firm that focuses on the implementation of communication and patient safety resolution programs in order to respond to and prevent patient harm. It has an experiential, comprehensive and principled educational approach to preventing enterprise risk.
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closed 3/5/2020 via BusinessWire

Access Group, acquired CoreHR

synopsis: The Access Group announced the acquisition of CoreHR, a UK and Ireland market leader in HR and Payroll software for Mid-Market & Enterprise level businesses. Their intuitive and innovative people-centric SaaS solutions enable leaders to unleash the untapped potential of their employees across their organization.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Access Group
Access is a leading provider of business software to the UK mid-market. Their portfolio of solutions includes ERP, finance, HR, Payroll, recruitment, warehousing, business intelligence, professional service automation, manufacturing, and more. "
target: CoreHR
CoreHR provides HR and Payroll solutions to some of the world's leading organisations. Their intuitive and innovative people-centric SaaS solutions enable leaders to unleash the untapped potential of their employees across their organization.
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closed 2/24/2020 via BNC Analysis

TA Associates, acquired AffiniPay

synopsis: TA Associates, a leading global growth private equity firm, has acquired AffiniPay, a full-service merchant account and online payment gateway provider. AffiniPay was created in response to demand from local, state and national organizations to work with a payment processor that understands the unique needs of association payment processes.
buyer: TA Associates
TA Associates is a leading global growth private equity firm. Focused on targeted sectors within five industries—technology, healthcare, financial services, consumer and business services—TA invests in profitable, growing companies with opportunities for sustained growth. "
target: AffiniPay
AffiniPay is a full-service merchant account and online payment gateway provider. AffiniPay was created in response to demand from local, state and national organizations to work with a payment processor that understands the unique needs of association payment processes.
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closed 2/21/2020 via PR Newswire

insightsoftware, acquired Longview Solutions

synopsis: insightsoftware, the global leader in enterprise resource planning (ERP) and enterprise performance management (EPM) reporting solutions, announced it has acquired financial planning and tax software provider Longview.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: insightsoftware
insightsoftware turns financial and operational data into a 360-degree view of the financial reporting lifecycle for better business outcomes. Through turnkey reporting and enterprise performance management solutions, it provides real time access to data-driven insights and overviews. "
target parent: Marlin Equity Partners
target: Longview Solutions
Longview makes performance management software for the Now business realities. Hundreds of thousands of business leaders from Global 2000 companies leverage Longview daily to make strategic and immediate business decisions with confidence, based on the truth.
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closed 2/14/2020 via BusinessWire

TA Associates, acquired Auction Technology Group

synopsis: TA Associates, a leading global growth private equity firm, has acquired London-based Auction Technology Group (ATG), a leading online platform for auctions, from ECI Partners. ATG powers live and timed auctions across multiple verticals, including Art and Antiques, Classic Cars, Industrial & Commercial, and Consumer Retail Returns.
buyer: TA Associates
TA Associates is a leading global growth private equity firm. Focused on targeted sectors within five industries—technology, healthcare, financial services, consumer and business services—TA invests in profitable, growing companies with opportunities for sustained growth. "
target parent: ECI Partners
target: Auction Technology Group
Auction Technology Group ("ATG") is a global technology company headquartered in London Bridge. The company's platform powers live and timed auctions across multiple verticals, including Art and Antiques, Classic Cars, Industrial & Commercial, and Consumer Retail Returns.
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TA Associates, acquired Proxibid

synopsis: TA Associates, a leading global growth private equity firm, has acquired Proxibid, an online marketplace for connecting buyers and sellers across North America, from Primus Capital. Proxibid’s Marketplace supports 16 categories, including heavy equipment, industrial machinery, real estate, fine art, antiques and collectibles, and more.
buyer: TA Associates
TA Associates is a leading global growth private equity firm. Focused on targeted sectors within five industries—technology, healthcare, financial services, consumer and business services—TA invests in profitable, growing companies with opportunities for sustained growth. "
target parent: Primus
target: Proxibid
Proxibid is the most trusted platform for connecting buyers and sellers of highly valued items. Proxibid’s PoweredBy solution enables sellers to integrate Proxibid’s marketplace technology into their websites, offering custom development and more to bring ecommerce solutions to companies worldwide.
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Professional Datasolutions, Inc., acquired SwiftIQ

synopsis: PDI, a global provider of ERP, Fuel Pricing, Logistics, and Marketing Cloud solutions for the convenience retail and petroleum wholesale industries, has acquired SwiftIQ, provider of best-in-class analytics cloud and vendor collaboration software and services to seven of the top 20 convenience retailers as well as leading CPG brands.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Professional Datasolutions, Inc.
Professional Datasolutions, Inc. (PDI) helps convenience store retailers and petroleum wholesale marketers worldwide thrive in a digital economy with enterprise management software. Customers trust PDI to optimize their operations whether they are a single site, dealer or a franchise operator. "
target: SwiftIQ
SwiftIQ provides retailers, brands, and distributors with a leading, on-demand insights and decisioning platform from the most highly granular, real-time store, customer and supply chain data to create compelling shopping experiences and maximize profitability.
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closed 1/29/2020 via Company Press Release

Mitratech, Inc., acquired ClusterSeven

synopsis: Mitratech, a provider of legal and compliance software, has acquired London-based ClusterSeven, a provider of End User Computing management software. By offering ClusterSeven's products alongside its own solutions, Mitratech will provide the first end-to-end solutions suite for elevating companies’ data privacy and information governance efforts.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Mitratech, Inc.
Mitratech is a proven global technology partner for corporate legal, risk, and compliance professionals, offering a proven portfolio of end-to-end solutions that spread operational best practices throughout the enterprise, standardizing processes, and accelerating time-to-value. "
target parent: Azini Capital Partners LLP
target: ClusterSeven
London-based ClusterSeven is the leader in End User Computing (EUC) management software. With ClusterSeven, users can efficiently identify, track, audit, inventory, and manage EUCs to identify and mitigate risk using easy-to-use dashboards, regular reports, and exception alerts.
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Access Group, acquired Mintsoft

synopsis: The Access Group, one of the UK’s leading software providers for mid-sized organizations, announced the acquisition of Mintsoft Ltd, a Chelmsford based order and warehouse management solution provider for third-party logistics and Multi-Channel Retailers.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Access Group
Access is a leading provider of business software to the UK mid-market. Their portfolio of solutions includes ERP, finance, HR, Payroll, recruitment, warehousing, business intelligence, professional service automation, manufacturing, and more. "
target: Mintsoft
Mintsoft is a cloud based order and warehouse management platform that’s been built from the ground up for 3PLs and multi channel retailers. It’s integrated with all the major market places and e-commerce platforms, as well as all the major couriers.
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closed 11/20/2019 via Company Press Release

Access Group, acquired People HR

synopsis: The Access Group, one of the UK’s leading software providers for mid-sized organisations, announced the acquisitions of People HR, a Doncaster based HR solutions provider. People HR is a leader in the HR systems market in the UK, with more than 5,000 companies utilising their solution to transform their organisations into social enterprises.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Access Group
Access is a leading provider of business software to the UK mid-market. Their portfolio of solutions includes ERP, finance, HR, Payroll, recruitment, warehousing, business intelligence, professional service automation, manufacturing, and more. "
target: People HR
People HR is a Doncaster based HR solutions provider that has fast become a leader in the HR systems market in the UK, with more than 5,000 companies utilising their solution to transform their organisations into social enterprises.
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Access Group, acquired The Payroll Service Company Ltd

synopsis: The Access Group, one of the UK’s leading software providers for mid-sized organisations, announced the acquisition The Payroll Service Company, a Cambridgeshire based Payroll solutions provider. The Payroll Service Company (PSC) has grown to become one of the mainstay Payroll solution providers in the UK market.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Access Group
Access is a leading provider of business software to the UK mid-market. Their portfolio of solutions includes ERP, finance, HR, Payroll, recruitment, warehousing, business intelligence, professional service automation, manufacturing, and more. "
target: The Payroll Service Company Ltd
The Payroll Service Company is a Cambridgeshire based Payroll solutions provider. The Payroll Service Company (PSC) has grown to become one of the mainstay Payroll solution providers in the UK market, built on their 45 year heritage in serving this sector.
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closed 11/6/2019 via Company Press Release

Access Group, acquired Attaché

synopsis: The Access Group, the UK-based leading provider of software to growing mid-market businesses, announced the acquisition of Attaché, an Australian-based Financial Management and Payroll software supplier with over 30 years’ experience providing software to Australasian mid-market businesses.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Access Group
Access is a leading provider of business software to the UK mid-market. Their portfolio of solutions includes ERP, finance, HR, Payroll, recruitment, warehousing, business intelligence, professional service automation, manufacturing, and more. "
target: Attaché
Attaché is an Australian-based Financial Management and Payroll software supplier with over 30 years’ experience providing software to Australasian mid-market businesses.
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closed 10/7/2019 via PR Newswire

RLDatix, purchased Patient Safety Business from Quantros, Inc.

synopsis: RLDatix, a leading provider of governance, risk and compliance (GRC) solutions that drive patient safety, acquired Milpitas, Calif., based Quantros Inc.'s patient safety business. Quantros is a leading provider of quality and patient safety software for healthcare, with more than 800 hospitals and health system customers across the United States.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: RLDatix
RLDatix helps organizations drive safer care by providing governance, risk and compliance tools that drive overall improvement and safety. Their suite of cloud-based software helps organizations report on adverse events, reduce healthcare-acquired infections and ensure patient safety. "
seller parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
seller: Quantros, Inc.
Quantros Inc.'s patient safety business consist of the Quantros Safety Suite. It enables healthcare providers to improve quality and patient safety by providing the information they need to prevent errors, improve outcomes, reduce risks and costs.
price ($mm)
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announced 9/20/2019 via BNC Analysis

Confluence, will acquire StatPro Group PLC

synopsis: Wimbledon based, financial services technology provider, StatPro, will be acquired by US private equity firm, TA Associates, via its Confluence Technologies arm. AIM listed StatPro, which provides cloud-based investment portfolio analysis and pricing tools, has reached agreement on the terms of an all cash offer for 100% of it share capital.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Confluence
As a proven leader delivering an innovative platform to put data first in asset management, Confluence is leading the DataTech evolution for post-trade reporting. They focus on getting the data right, then reusing it across multiple investor communications deliverables for speed, and efficiency. "
target: StatPro Group PLC (AIM:SOG:$69.47)
StatPro is a global provider of award winning portfolio analytics solutions for the investment community. The Group’s cloud-based platform provides vital analysis of portfolio performance, attribution, risk and compliance.
price ($mm)[EV]
$201 [$241]
rev ($mm)
$70
EBITDA ($mm)
$9
EV / rev
3.6x
EV / EBITDA
29.5x
closed 9/19/2019 via PE Hub

insightsoftware, acquired Bizview

synopsis: Insightsoftware has acquired Bizview Systems, one of the leading systems for planning, reporting, analytics and dashboards. With adaptable features and powerful workflow management, users at all levels in the organization can participate in the planning and reporting process.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: insightsoftware
insightsoftware turns financial and operational data into a 360-degree view of the financial reporting lifecycle for better business outcomes. Through turnkey reporting and enterprise performance management solutions, it provides real time access to data-driven insights and overviews. "
target: Bizview
Bizview is one of the leading systems for planning, reporting, analytics and dashboards. With adaptable features and powerful workflow management, users at all levels in the organization can participate in the planning and reporting process.
price ($mm)
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announced 7/11/2019 via BusinessWire

Orion Advisor Services, LLC, will acquire Advizr

synopsis: Orion Advisor Services, LLC , a portfolio management solution provider for registered investment advisors, will acquire Advizr, Inc., a financial planning and client experience technology platform. Advizr's technology enables advisors, financial institutions, and employers to engage investors in various ways, depending on their service model.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Orion Advisor Services, LLC
Orion Advisor Services, LLC is the premier portfolio accounting service provider for advisors. Orion provides the integrated and fully customizable technology solutions that advisors need to help grow their businesses over the long term. "
target: Advizr
Advizr creates software that will expand consumer and advisor access to high-quality financial planning services in an accessible format. The powerful, automated, interactive financial planning solution empowers advisors to serve their clients in a cost-effective way, regardless of net worth.
price ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
closed 7/10/2019 via BNC Analysis

Access Group, acquired Safety Media Ltd

synopsis: The Access Group, a leading provider of business software to the UK mid-market, has acquired Safety Media Ltd, a provider of Health & Safety e-learning and software solutions in the UK. Safety Media offers over 100 health, safety and compliance e-learning courses. Their online platform provides solutions for audits, risk management, and more.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Access Group
Access is a leading provider of business software to the UK mid-market. Their portfolio of solutions includes ERP, finance, HR, Payroll, recruitment, warehousing, business intelligence, professional service automation, manufacturing, and more. "
target: Safety Media Ltd
Safety Media is a provider of Health & Safety e-learning and software solutions in the UK. Safety Media offers over 100 health, safety and compliance e-learning courses. Their Health & Safety online platform provides solutions for incident reporting, audits, risk management, and document management.
price ($mm)
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closed 5/20/2019 via BusinessWire

Professional Datasolutions, Inc., acquired CStorePro

synopsis: Professional Datasolutions, Inc. (PDI), a global company with leading enterprise software solutions, has acquired CStorePro Technologies Inc., a provider of simple, self-provisioning and cost-effective mobile software designed to give single-store operators centralized visibility into sales, pricing and promotional data with real-time dashboards.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Professional Datasolutions, Inc.
Professional Datasolutions, Inc. (PDI) helps convenience store retailers and petroleum wholesale marketers worldwide thrive in a digital economy with enterprise management software. Customers trust PDI to optimize their operations whether they are a single site, dealer or a franchise operator. "
target: CStorePro
StorePro Technologies Inc. is a provider of simple, self-provisioning and cost-effective mobile software designed to give single-store operators centralized visibility into sales, pricing and promotional data with real-time dashboards.
price ($mm)
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closed 5/15/2019 via Company Press Release

Access Group, acquired Joyful

synopsis: The Access Group, the UK’s leading provider of software to growing mid-market businesses and charities, has acquired Joyful, a Not-For-Profit donor and member attraction website software supplier exclusively to Charity and Membership organisations. Joyful is a provider of Software as a Service platforms for Charities and Membership organisations.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Access Group
Access is a leading provider of business software to the UK mid-market. Their portfolio of solutions include ERP, finance, HR, Payroll, recruitment, warehousing, business intelligence, professional service automation, manufacturing, and more. "
target: Joyful
Joyful is a Not-For-Profit donor and member attraction website software supplier with over 10 years’ experience providing software exclusively to Charity and Membership organisations. Joyful has become one of the leading Software as a Service website software technology businesses in this sector.
price ($mm)
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announced 5/15/2019 via PR Newswire

Procare Software, will acquire Kinderlime

synopsis: Procare Software, a global leader in child care management solutions, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Kinderlime Inc., a leading online SaaS provider of child care management solutions.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Procare Software
Procare Software is the largest and leading provider of child care management software, integrated payment processing, technology and services. The company supports thousands of preschools, daycare centers, camps and related facilities with a broad product suite that serves the child care market. "
target: Kinderlime
Kinderlime Inc. is a leading online SaaS provider of child care management solutions. By simplifying licensing paperwork, attendance, parent billing, staffing and parent connections, Kinderlime has operationalized over 5,000 schools nationwide.
price ($mm)
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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.
price ($mm)
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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.
price ($mm)
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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.
price ($mm)
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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.
price ($mm)
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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.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
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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.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
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
EV / EBITDA
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.
price ($mm)
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EV / rev
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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 $17 billion of assets under management, and RMRM Holdings, which is led by David Robbins, Lex Miron and Larry Robbins. "
target: Relativity Media, LLC
Relativity Media operates a portfolio of major studio quality film assets with the capabilities and infrastructure to produce and distribute high caliber, original content. They are engaged in the production and distribution of movies, television, fashion, sports, digital and music.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
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 $39 billion in combined assets under management and committed capital and a team of approximately 100 investment and value creation professionals located in Silicon Valley, New York, London, Hong Kong and Tokyo. "
target parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
target: Weld North Education
Weld North Education operates a platform of digital and SaaS educational solution businesses and makes control investments in high potential businesses in the education industry.
price ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
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:$38.04)
Founded in 1982, Educational Holding Group was the first private educational investments organization in Kuwait. The group has grown manifold with a portfolio that covers the entire educational life-cycle, ranging from K-12, tertiary education and vocational training and development.
price ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
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.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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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:$136.06)
Guardian Capital is a Canadian diversified financial services company operating in Asset Management and Financial Advisory. Guardian provides investment management services, financial advisory services, retail distribution of mutual funds, insurance, and general corporate services. "
target: ModernAdvisor
Vancouver-based ModernAdvisor is a digital investment management company. ModernAdvisor uses technology to help advisors bring Canadians intelligent investing options, allowing them to reach their investment goals through transparent, unbiased, and cost-effective investment management services.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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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.
price ($mm)
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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)
$132
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
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)
$55
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 12/18/2019 via BNC Analysis

Flatex, will acquire DEGIRO B.V.

synopsis: flatex Bank AG, a leading online brokerage business in Europe, will acquire DEGIRO BV, one of the fastest growing online brokers in Europe. DEGIRO provides affordable, custom-made financial services for investors worldwide. Their intuitive platform accommodates all styles of investing, and offers a large number of financial instruments and markets.
buyer: Flatex (DB:FLA:$132.15)
Flatex is a leading online brokerage business in Europe. Flatex provides an affordable and mobile online broker-platform with expert service and advice. Flatex offers trading in all common securities such as shares, funds and ETFs in exchange and over-the-counter trading. "
target: DEGIRO B.V.
DEGIRO is one of the fastest growing online brokers in Europe. DEGIRO provides affordable, custom-made financial services for investors worldwide. Their intuitive platform accommodates all styles of investing, and offers a large number of financial instruments and markets.
price ($mm)
$279
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/24/2019 via BNC Analysis

VinaCapital Investment Management, acquired Smartly Pte Ltd

synopsis: VinaCapital, one of Vietnam’s leading investment management and real estate development firms, has acquired Smartly, a Singapore-based, financial technology company building a new-generation robo-advisor, providing a digital wealth management platform to retail investors.
buyer: VinaCapital Investment Management
Founded in 2003, VinaCapital is one of Vietnam’s leading investment management and real estate development firms, with a diversified portfolio of USD1.8 billion in assets under management. "
target: Smartly Pte Ltd
Smartly is a Singapore-based, financial technology company building a new-generation robo-advisor, providing a digital wealth management platform to retail investors.
price ($mm)
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closed 2/20/2019 via BNC Analysis

Lynx Vermogensbeheer BV, acquired TradersOnly BV

synopsis: LYNX, a Dutch specialist in online investing, has acquired TradersOnly, the number 1 online broker for active investors in the Netherlands. TradersOnly's advanced trading platform provides investors with real-time prices and relevant information. TradeOnly allows users to easily trade shares in 19 different countries and 63 different exchanges.
buyer: Lynx Vermogensbeheer BV
LYNX is a Dutch specialist in online investing. LYNX provides investors with access to more than 100 exchanges in 20 countries through its user-friendly trading platform. The company was founded in 2006 and has been active on the Dutch market since 2007. "
target: TradersOnly BV
TradersOnly is the number 1 online broker for active investors in the Netherlands. TradersOnly's advanced trading platform provides investors with real-time prices and relevant information. TradeOnly allows users to easily trade shares in 19 different countries and 63 different exchanges.
price ($mm)
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closed 10/11/2018 via BNC Analysis

MobiKwik, acquired Clearfunds

synopsis: MobiKwik, India's largest independent mobile payments network, has acquired Clearfunds, an online investment advisor that allows users to buy direct mutual funds from any Mutual Fund Company in India. Clearfunds' robo-advisory platform provides financial planning and investment recommendations via web and mobile to India’s mass affluent.
buyer: MobiKwik
MobiKwik is India's largest independent mobile payments network connecting 107 million users with more than 3 million direct merchants. MobiKwik allows users to load money into a digital wallet and make secure 1-tap payments for online or offline purchases. "
target: Clearfunds
Clearfunds is an online investment advisor that allows users to buy direct mutual funds from any Mutual Fund Company in India. Their robo-advisory platform provides financial planning and investment recommendations via web and mobile to India’s mass affluent.
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Netalogue
Netalogue
Founded in 2001 Netalogue is a publicly quoted market leading ecommerce platform provider specialising in high end affordable ebusiness website platforms for distributors, wholesalers, retailers, multi-channel and pureplay ecommerce suppliers.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$1.69
EBITDA ($mm)
$0.24
EBIT ($mm)
$0.23
Net Income ($mm)
$0.21
Employees
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Ticker: BSE:539807
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Infibeam Incorporation Ltd
Infibeam Incorporation Ltd
Infibeam Incorporation, an e-commerce company, provides a cloud-based technology platform, and e-commerce infrastructure and logistics support for various merchants, products, and services. They own the Infibeam BuildaBazaar e-commerce marketplace, and Infibeam.com, a multi-category online retailer.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$117.49
EBITDA ($mm)
$17.17
EBIT ($mm)
$12.83
Net Income ($mm)
$12.35
Employees
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Ticker: BABA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Alibaba Group
Alibaba Group
Alibaba Group is the largest online and mobile commerce company in the world in terms of merchandise volume. The company provides the fundamental technology infrastructure and marketing reach to help businesses leverage the power of the Internet to establish an online presence and conduct commerce.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$68,951.68
EBITDA ($mm)
$19,924.83
EBIT ($mm)
$13,844.35
Net Income ($mm)
$24,275.92
Employees
116519
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Ticker: AIM:TAP
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Taptica
Taptica
Taptica is a global end-to-end mobile advertising platform + Facebook & Instagram Marketing Partner that helps the world’s top brands reach their most valuable users with the widest range of traffic sources available today.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$289.31
EBITDA ($mm)
$38.16
EBIT ($mm)
$23.39
Net Income ($mm)
$15.85
Employees
122
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Ticker: TSE:3679
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ZiGExN Co., Ltd.
ZIGExN engages in the life media platform business in Japan. The company operates through three segments: Human Resource, Real Estate, and Lifestyle. ZIGExN operates multiple websites that offer job searching, real estate rental, and moving services.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$122.99
EBITDA ($mm)
$43.71
EBIT ($mm)
$38.27
Net Income ($mm)
$26.41
Employees
398
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Ticker: AIM:CNIC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
CentralNic Group plc
CentralNic plc, (AIM: CNIC) is the Registry Service Provider powering the sale of domain names through online retailers globally. One of the world's pioneering registry service providers, CentralNic provides registry services, distribution, and strategic consultancy for new TLDs, ccTLDs and SLDs.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$88.62
EBITDA ($mm)
$10.40
EBIT ($mm)
$5.02
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
234
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Ticker: SRAX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Social Reality
Social Reality
Founded in 2010, Los Angeles-based Social Reality, Inc. is an Internet advertising company that provides tools that automate the digital advertising market. The company has built technologies and leveraged partner technologies that service social media and the real-time bidding (RTB) markets.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$28.38
EBITDA ($mm)
($3.38)
EBIT ($mm)
($3.76)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
58
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Ticker: IZEA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
IZEA, Inc.
IZEA, Inc.
IZEA is the pioneer of Social Sponsorship. The company builds cloud-based marketplaces that connect Brands with Creators who blog, tweet, pin, and post on their behalf. Brands receive influential consumer content and engaging shareable stories that drive awareness.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$20.60
EBITDA ($mm)
($5.01)
EBIT ($mm)
($5.93)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
125
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Ticker: OTCPK:SOUM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
SoOum, Corp.
SoOum, Corp.
SoOum Corp is a physical commodities international trading firm. SoOum pecializes in arbitrage based transactions of physical commodities, as well as offering a web based international trading platform.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
($6.01)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
3
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Ticker: CSE: SPO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
SponsorsOne Inc.
SponsorsOne Inc.
SponsorsOne is positioning itself to become the leader in the next evolution of digital marketing with the SponsorsCloud platform for social sponsorship and commerce. The SponsorsCloud enables one-to-one, authentic engagement between brands, influencers and their social networks.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
($1.83)
EBIT ($mm)
($1.84)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: TSXV:PBX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
PowerBand Solutions Inc.
PowerBand Solutions Inc.
PowerBand Solutions is a Canadian provider of cloud-based Auction and Finance Portal software tools for automotive dealerships, OEMs, and rental companies. Their remarketing platform incorporates the latest auction technologies, inventory management, market intelligence, and appraisal processes.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$0.63
EBITDA ($mm)
($2.58)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.55)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
14
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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
2019
rev ($mm)
$7,138.62
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$2,049.68
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)
$6,895.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,118.00
EBIT ($mm)
$858.00
Net Income ($mm)
$4,263.00
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
2019
rev ($mm)
$4,733.31
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$1,096.97
Employees
0
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Ticker: CG
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Carlyle Group
Carlyle Group
The Carlyle Group is a global alternative asset manager with $193 billion of assets under management across 128 funds and 159 fund of funds vehicles as of June 30, 2015. Carlyle’s purpose is to invest wisely and create value on behalf of its investors, many of whom are public pensions.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$3,068.40
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,458.00
EBIT ($mm)
$1,400.50
Net Income ($mm)
$379.10
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
2019
rev ($mm)
$2,833.48
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$843.19
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: 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
2019
rev ($mm)
$1,653.85
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,498.31
EBIT ($mm)
$1,494.66
Net Income ($mm)
$1,509.24
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: SWX:PGHN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Partners Group Holding AG
Partners Group Holding AG
Partners Group is a global private markets investment manager, serving over 900 institutional investors worldwide. They have USD 66 billion in assets under management and more than 950 professionals across 19 offices worldwide.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$1,024.21
EBITDA ($mm)
$626.28
EBIT ($mm)
$620.16
Net Income ($mm)
$587.63
Employees
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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
2019
rev ($mm)
$865.94
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$36.16
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: 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)
$561.47
EBITDA ($mm)
$218.00
EBIT ($mm)
$205.11
Net Income ($mm)
$183.41
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: GIMB
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gimv
Gimv
Gimv is a European investment company with over three decades of experience in private equity and venture capital. Gimv currently manages around EUR 1.8 billion (including co-investment partnerships) of investments in about 50 portfolio companies.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$244.30
EBITDA ($mm)
$205.78
EBIT ($mm)
$204.62
Net Income ($mm)
$119.37
Employees
0
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