This Week

closed 9/13/2019 via BNC Analysis

Busy Bees Childcare Ltd., acquired Doremi SRL

synopsis: Busy Bees Childcare, the UK headquartered global early childhood education and care (ECEC) provider has expanded into Italy with the acquisition of Doremi, an early childhood education and care provider known for its bilingual services and a curriculum where play-based learning is viewed as the keystone.
buyer: Busy Bees Childcare Ltd.
Busy Bees Childcare is the UK's largest provider of quality child care with 351 nurseries. Their child-centered approach promotes the development of creativity, individuality, and self-confidence through working in partnership with parents to provide the highest standards of nursery care. "
target: Doremi SRL
Doremi is an early childhood education and care provider that currently operates seven centers in and around Milan, Italy. They are known for its bilingual services and a curriculum where play-based learning is viewed as the keystone.
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announced 9/13/2019 via PR Newswire

SS&C Advent, will acquire Investrack

synopsis: SS&C Technologies announced it has entered into a definitive agreement wherein SS&C Advent will acquire the Investrack business from UAE-based Globacom Technologies. Investrack is a suite of applications aimed at banks and financial institutions to build their customer engagement strategy.
buyer parent: SS&C Technologies, Inc.
buyer: SS&C Advent (ADVS:$403.28)
SS&C Advent is the leading provider of technology solutions and services for the investment management industry worldwide, including independent advisors, wealth and institutional asset managers, family offices, hedge funds, funds of funds, fund administrators, and private equity firms. "
target parent: Globacom Technologies
target: Investrack
Helpful predominantly in the investment and portfolio management function, Investrack presents an integrated and seamless solutions suite and prowess to empower banks and financial institutions to build their own customer engagement strategy.
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announced 9/12/2019 via BNC Analysis

Medium Channel Media Ltd, will acquire The Tab

synopsis: Medium Channel Media Ltd, a media focused investment company in the UK, will acquire The Tab, a UK-based youth and student news website. The Tab publishes some of the most interesting stories, videos, and sickeningly accurate guides to life on the internet. The Tab offers news, nightlife articles, opinions, lifestyle guides, and entertainment news.
buyer: Medium Channel Media Ltd
Medium Channel Media Ltd is a media focused investment company in the UK. "
target: The Tab
The Tab is a UK-based youth and student news website. The Tab publishes some of the most interesting stories, videos, and sickeningly accurate guides to life on the internet. The Tab offers news, nightlife articles, opinions, lifestyle guides, and media & entertainment news.
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closed 9/12/2019 via PR Newswire

Black Knight, Inc., acquired Compass Analytics, LLC

synopsis: Black Knight, a leading provider of integrated software, data and analytics solutions, acquired Compass Analytics, a financial technology innovator that provides advanced pricing and valuation solutions to support loan officers and capital markets professionals, creating a better experience and the ability to offer competitive rates for consumers.
buyer: Black Knight, Inc. (BKFS:$1,096.10)
Black Knight is a leading provider of integrated software, data and analytics solutions that facilitate and automate many of the business processes across the homeownership lifecycle. They are committed to being a premier business partner that clients rely on to achieve their strategic goals. "
target: Compass Analytics, LLC
Compass Analytics is an innovator in the FinTech industry and a leading provider of pricing technology to lenders. They develop cutting-edge analytics and offer advisory and active risk management services to mortgage bankers, traders, investors, and banks.
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closed 9/12/2019 via BusinessWire

Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co., acquired Burning Glass Technologies

synopsis: KKR, a leading global investment firm, has completed the acquisition of a majority stake in Burning Glass from Providence Strategic Growth. Burning Glass Technologies delivers job market analytics that empower employers, workers, and educators to make data-driven decisions.
buyer: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (KKR:$5,683.13)
KKR is a leading global investment firm that manages multiple alternative asset classes, including private equity, growth equity, energy, infrastructure, real estate and credit, with strategic manager partnerships that manage hedge funds. "
target parent: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
target: Burning Glass Technologies
Burning Glass Technologies delivers job market analytics that empower employers, workers, and educators to make data-driven decisions. The company’s AI technology analyzes hundreds of millions of job postings and real-life career transitions to provide insight into labor market patterns.
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closed 9/12/2019 via BusinessWire

Alpine SG, acquired Transcendent

synopsis: ASG, a software business that buys, builds, and operates vertical Software as a Service companies, has acquired Transcendent, an operations management software business that helps companies track assets, improve workflow, and increase return on investment. Transcendent serves clients in various industries including hospitality, telecom, and others.
buyer parent: Alpine Investors, LP
buyer: Alpine SG
ASG is a unique and fast-growing software business that buys, builds, and operates market-leading vertical Software as a Service companies. ASG believes in the power of people and data, and that sharing knowledge, expertise, and resources across its community of businesses drives exponential growth."
target: Transcendent
Transcendent is an operations management software company providing asset management solutions to the telecommunications, lodging, and public sector industries. The Transcendent platform allows businesses to track, monitor, and evaluate their assets through iOS and Android devices.
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closed 9/12/2019 via BusinessWire

Finrock Growth Partners, acquired BP Logix

synopsis: BP Logix, provider of Low-Code BPM solutions for rapid digital application development, announced that the company has been acquired by Finrock Growth Partners, a private equity firm that acquires and operates businesses in the software sector.
buyer: Finrock Growth Partners
Finrock Growth Partners is a software focused private equity firm based in Austin, TX. Since 2009, Finrock has been investing in software businesses with a goal of helping them achieve category leadership. "
target: BP Logix
BP Logix Inc., headquartered near San Diego, pioneered predictive business process management (BPM) with its many patented innovations, empowering individuals and teams to rapidly develop, deploy, and enhance critical digital applications.
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closed 9/12/2019 via BusinessWire

HID Global, acquired HydrantID

synopsis: HID Global, a leader in trusted identity solutions, has acquired HydrantID, a provider of management and automation services to secure enterprise organizations’ data, IT, networks, and the Internet of Things. HydrantID specializes in public key infrastructure (PKI) and has issued over three million PKI credentials and secured over 125,000 domains.
buyer parent: ASSA ABLOY AB
buyer: HID Global
HID Global powers the trusted identities of the world’s people, places and things. Their trusted identity solutions give people secure and convenient access to physical and digital places and connect things that can be accurately identified, verified and tracked digitally. "
target: HydrantID
HydrantID provides encryption and advanced authentication services to help companies secure data and systems, and e-commerce transactions. HydrantID’s cloud-based, Software as a Service platform allows organizations to obtain advanced authentication and encryption services on-demand, in real time.
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closed 9/12/2019 via BusinessWire

Spotify Ltd, acquired SoundBetter

synopsis: Spotify, the world’s most popular audio streaming subscription service, announced that it has acquired SoundBetter, a leading global audio production and collaboration marketplace helping creators worldwide connect and hire top audio professionals.
buyer: Spotify Ltd (SPOT:$6,653.78)
Spotify is a commercial music streaming service that provides digital content from a range of record labels and artists. Users can browse through the interface by artist, album, genre, playlist, record label, and direct searches. "
target: SoundBetter
SoundBetter is a leading global audio production and collaboration marketplace helping creators worldwide connect and hire top audio professionals. Since its founding in 2012, SoundBetter has helped tens of thousands of music professionals buy and offer services across the globe.
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announced 9/12/2019 via PR Newswire

ANSYS, Inc., will acquire Livermore Software Technology Corporation

synopsis: ANSYS, the global leader and innovator of engineering simulation software, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Livermore Software Technology Corporation (LSTC), the premier provider of explicit dynamics and other advanced finite element analysis technology.
buyer: ANSYS, Inc. (ANSS:$1,390.62)
ANSYS is the global leader in engineering simulation. They bring clarity and insight to their customer's most complex design challenges through the broadest portfolio of fast, accurate and reliable simulation tools. "
target: Livermore Software Technology Corporation
Livermore Software Technology Corporation is the premier provider of explicit dynamics and other advanced finite element analysis technology. LS-DY­NA is a gen­er­al-pur­pose fi­nite el­e­ment pro­gram ca­pa­ble of sim­u­lat­ing com­plex re­al world prob­lems.
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closed 9/12/2019 via BNC Analysis

Geniuslink, acquired Kit

synopsis: Geniuslink, a provider of industry-leading affiliate linking services, has acquired Kit from Patreon, a crowdfunding membership platform. Kit is a social-shopping platform where influencers curate bundles of products they recommend. Kit is a community to discover and get interesting products for activities like traveling, DJing, cycling and more.
buyer: Geniuslink
Geniuslink provides industry-leading affiliate linking services to app developers, music labels and Internet marketers with international audiences. Geniuslink helps their clients earn more revenue by transforming Amazon and iTunes/App Store links into unified, globally-aware affiliate links. "
target parent: Patreon
target: Kit
Founded in 2015, Kit is a social-shopping platform where influencers curate bundles of products (kits) they recommend. Kit is a community to discover, discuss and get interesting products, grouped into kits, for activities like traveling, DJing, cooking, cycling and more.
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closed 9/12/2019 via BNC Analysis

Boat Rocker Media, acquired Platform One Media

synopsis: Boat Rocker Media, a global entertainment company that creates, produces and distributes premium media content for all platforms, acquired Platform One Media, a television production studio that has developed a world-class slate of projects, including the recently greenlit untitled science fiction series from Simon Kinberg and David Weil for Apple.
buyer: Boat Rocker Media
Boat Rocker Media is a global entertainment company that creates, produces and distributes premium media content for all platforms and develops brands and IP for worldwide monetization. "
target: Platform One Media
Platform One Media is a television production studio. Platform One has developed a world-class slate of projects, including the recently greenlit untitled science fiction series from Simon Kinberg and David Weil for Apple, and straight-to-series Rust for Showtime.
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closed 9/11/2019 via BNC Analysis

Busy Bees Childcare Ltd., acquired Educational Playcare

synopsis: Busy Bees Childcare, the UK headquartered global early childhood education and care (ECEC) provider has expanded into the United States with the acquisition of Educational Playcare, an early childhood education and care provider that provides care for up to 4,300 children from the age of six weeks to five years.
buyer: Busy Bees Childcare Ltd.
Busy Bees Childcare is the UK's largest provider of quality child care with 351 nurseries. Their child-centered approach promotes the development of creativity, individuality, and self-confidence through working in partnership with parents to provide the highest standards of nursery care. "
target: Educational Playcare
Educational Playcare is an early childhood education and care provider. It provides care for up to 4,300 children from the age of six weeks to five years, as well as after school care for children up to the age of 12.
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closed 9/11/2019 via Company Press Release

Atlantic 57, acquired Faire Design

synopsis: The Atlantic has acquired Faire Design, a start-up strategy and design firm, and is integrating Faire’s team, work, and book of business into its creative and consulting division Atlantic 57.
buyer parent: Emerson Collective
buyer: Atlantic 57
Atlantic 57 (formerly Atlantic Media Strategies) is the consulting and creative division of The Atlantic, born out of its transformation from print outlet to multimedia pioneer. They help organizations own their biggest ideas and adapt to a modern world "
target: Faire Design
Faire Design is a strategic design firm and remain focused on evolutionary design that drives meaningful momentum. They offer services in research, design, strategy and more. They were founded in 2017.
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announced 9/11/2019 via PR Newswire

HostPapa, will purchase Shared Web Hosting Brands from Add2Net, Inc.

synopsis: Add2Net, Inc. a leader for numerous web hosting brands and web-based companies, announced a definitive agreement to sell several of its web hosting brands to Canadian based company HostPapa. HostPapa will acquire Lunarpages, PacificHost, Santa Barbara Web Hosting and E-Solutions.
buyer: HostPapa
HostPapa, based in Burlington, Ontario, is a web hosting and cloud-based service provider to small businesses across the globe. HostPapa's commitment is to provide a complete array of enterprise-grade solutions to every small business owner. "
seller: Add2Net, Inc.
The acquisition includes the web hosting brands Lunarpages, PacificHost, Santa Barbara Web Hosting and E-Solutions from Add2Net, Inc., a leader for numerous web hosting brands and web-based companies.
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closed 9/11/2019 via PR Newswire

PeopleShare, acquired Best Practices Staffing Inc.

synopsis: PeopleShare, one of the largest staffing firms on the East Coast of North America, has acquired Best Practices Staffing, a staffing firm in the Greater Chicago area. Best Practices Staffing offers temporary, temp-to-hire, and direct-hire staffing and project solutions.
buyer: PeopleShare
PeopleShare is one of the largest staffing firms on the East Coast of North America. PeopleShare has successfully matched over 100,000 people with top companies. They specialize in temporary, temp-to-hire, and direct hire staffing in the clerical, light industrial, and financial sectors. "
target: Best Practices Staffing Inc.
Best Practices Staffing is a staffing firm in the Greater Chicago area. Best Practices Staffing provides "Best Practices" staffing resources and solutions for the next generation of staffing. They offer temporary, temp-to-hire, and direct-hire staffing and project solutions.
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closed 9/11/2019 via BusinessWire

Mill Point Capital, acquired Pythian

synopsis: Mill Point Capital, a middle-market private equity firm focused on control-oriented investments in North American IT services, business services, and industrial companies, has acquired Pythian. Ottawa-based Pythian is a provider of IT services that enable businesses to effectively use their data and the cloud to transform how they compete and win.
buyer: Mill Point Capital
Mill Point Capital is a middle-market private equity firm focused on control-oriented investments in the business services and industrial sectors. Mill Point works with executive partners to leverage its investment professionals' experience, while providing strategic and operational guidance. "
target: Pythian
Ottawa-based Pythian is a global IT services company that helps companies by enabling their clients to turn data into valuable insights, predictions, and products. From cloud automation to machine learning, Pythian designs, implements, and supports customized solutions for difficult data challenges.
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closed 9/11/2019 via PR Newswire

Agrobase-Logigram SARL merged with Lexagri SAS,

synopsis: LEXAGRI, Fench subsidiary of WEKA group, merged AGROBASE-Logigram SAS, while WEKA group took over a majority stake in this new entity, which will retain the name of LEXAGRI. AGROBASE-Logigram has developed Homologa®, a harmonized and standardized database of agricultural regulatory data.
buyer parent: Weka Firmengruppe GmbH & Co. KG
buyer: Lexagri SAS
Lexagri is a French publisher of regulatory databases on agricultural inputs. It targets the agro-supply sector and distributes its services to more than 300 companies, representing a potential of more than 300,000 users. "
target: Agrobase-Logigram SARL
AGROBASE-Logigram has developed Homologa®, a harmonized and standardized database of agricultural regulatory data, collected locally in more than 70 countries. The company is also the partner of the largest international players in the development of database for marketing usage.
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closed 9/11/2019 via BNC Analysis

VOB-Service GmbH, acquired safir WID

synopsis: Bonn-based VÖB-Service GmbH has acquired safir WID. Headquartered in Berlin, safir WID is a specialized software and database developer for funding information. Together, the two companies have developed the banking software BeDarV, a loan processing software that digitally designs all stations in the workflow of a development loan processing.
buyer parent: VOB
buyer: VOB-Service GmbH
Bonn-based VÖB-Service GmbH is a provider of consulting services, software products, and training for VÖB member companies, municipalities, and the credit and real estate industry. Their offerings are divided into the service fields of Banking Software, Academy, Information Services, and Consulting."
target: safir WID
Berlin-based Safir WID provides software products and services in the promotion business. Their services include research of information on subsidies from federal agencies and the EU and their software-technological processing, market consulting solutions, and software and database development.
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announced 9/11/2019 via Reuters

21st Century Education Group, will acquire Peijian Education

synopsis: 21st Century Education, a Chinese provider of education services, will acquire a 51% stake in Peijian Education, a Chinese training company. Peijian Education provides training to middle and high school students. They offer courses for college self-enrollment, college entrance examinations, and high school entrance examinations.
buyer: 21st Century Education Group (SEHK:1598:$30.93)
21st Century Education is a Chinese provider of education services. 21st Century Education offers preschool education, primary and secondary education, higher education, and vocational education services through their various schools. "
target: Peijian Education
Peijian Education is a Chinese training company. Peijian Education provides training to middle and high school students. They offer courses for college self-enrollment, college entrance examinations, and high school entrance examinations.
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closed 9/7/2019 via BusinessWire

MyHeritage Ltd., acquired SNPedia and Promethease

synopsis: MyHeritage has announced the acquisition of SNPedia and Promethease. SNPedia is a wiki that contains a broad, community-curated knowledge base linking between genetic variants and medical conditions. Promethease is a literature retrieval service that allows consumers to upload their raw DNA data and automatically compare it to SNPedia.
buyer: MyHeritage Ltd.
MyHeritage is the leading global discovery platform for exploring family history and gaining valuable health insights. With billions of historical records and family tree profiles, MyHeritage allows users to discover their past and empower their future. "
target: SNPedia and Promethease
SNPedia is a wiki that contains a broad, community-curated knowledge base linking between genetic variants and medical conditions. Promethease is a literature retrieval service that allows consumers to upload their raw DNA data and automatically compare it to SNPedia.
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closed 9/6/2019 via PR Newswire

Crain Communications, Inc., acquired Genomeweb LLC

synopsis: Crain Communications Inc has acquired GenomeWeb, an online news organization serving the global community of scientists, technology professionals and executives who use and develop the latest advanced tools in molecular biology research and molecular diagnostics. GenomeWeb was launched in 1997 and has a staff of 30 employees located in New York.
buyer: Crain Communications, Inc.
Crain Communications is a privately held media company that produces trusted and relevant news publications, lead generation, research and data products, digital platforms, custom publishing, and events with uncompromising integrity. "
target: Genomeweb LLC
GenomeWeb is an independent online news organization based in New York. Since 1997, GenomeWeb has served the global community of scientists, technology professionals, and executives who use and develop the latest advanced tools in molecular biology research and molecular diagnostics.
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closed 9/6/2019 via PR Newswire

Innive Inc., acquired Red Pill Analytics, LLC

synopsis: Innive Inc., a leading technology and management consulting firm, has acquired Red Pill Analytics, a data and analytics company that helps customers see data differently. Red Pill Analytics combines the best elements of cloud-native technologies, agile development, and continuous innovation to form a unique solution called Elastic Delivery.
buyer: Innive Inc.
Innive is a leading technology and management consulting firm. Innive delivers end-to-end IT-enabled business services that help private and public organisations meet today’s complex business challenges. Their services encompass all aspects of Oracle E-Business Suite Applications. "
target: Red Pill Analytics, LLC
Red Pill Analytics is a data and analytics company that helps customers see data differently. Red Pill Analytics combines the best elements of cloud-native technologies, agile development, and continuous innovation to form a unique solution called Elastic Delivery.
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announced 9/6/2019 via Company Press Release

ItoKuro Inc., will acquire Sendyou Inc.

synopsis: Sendyou Inc. is pleased to announce that they have signed an agreement to transfer all issued shares to Itokuro. Sendyou Inc. is an online platform for sharing information amongst parents. Sendyou Inc. has developed Comolib, a word-of-mouth website that provides information on family friendly destinations.
buyer: ItoKuro Inc. (TSE:6049:$26.36)
Founded in 2006, ItoKuro is a Japanese company that operates comparison websites for cram schools and preparatory schools. Their websites covers schools for elementary school to high school students. The company also offers marketing services to the education industry. "
target: Sendyou Inc.
Sendyou Inc. is an online platform for sharing information amongst parents. Sendyou Inc. has developed Comolib, a word-of-mouth website that provides information on family friendly destinations, such as restaurants, and parks. Sendyou's Kodomo Booster is a portal to compare children's classes.
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closed 9/13/2019 via BusinessWire

Ceridian Corporation, acquired RITEQ Pty Ltd

synopsis: Ceridian, a global leader in human capital management (HCM) technology, has acquired RITEQ, a Sydney-based provider of enterprise workforce management solutions. The acquisition of RITEQ, combined with Dayforce Payroll, which provides human resources, payroll, benefits, and more, will position Ceridian as a leading HCM provider in Australia.
buyer parent: Thomas H. Lee Partners, L.P.
buyer: Ceridian Corporation (:$778.60)
Ceridian is a global human capital management software company. Dayforce, their flagship cloud Human Capital Management (HCM) platform, provides human resources, payroll, benefits, workforce management, and talent management functionality. "
target: RITEQ Pty Ltd
Sydney-based RITEQ is a workforce management software company designed to assist enterprise level organisations to leverage their most important asset—their workforce. RITEQ Workforce Manager is scalable and modular, allowing companies to meet the opportunities of growth and increased competition.
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Volpi Capital, acquired Asolvi

synopsis: Volpi Capital, a UK-based European mid-market investor, has acquired the Norwegian company Asolvi, a European leader in field service management solutions. The investment enables Asolvi to continue expanding across Europe, with the company having already acquired Tesseract, WS Software, Purpose Software, Vantage Computing, and PC Data since 2016.
buyer: Volpi Capital
UK-based Volpi Capital is a specialist European lower mid-market private equity firm targeting businesses using enabling technologies to disrupt traditional B2B value chains. Volpi typically invests €25-75 million of equity in businesses with enterprise values between €50 million and €200 million. "
target parent: Viking Venture AS
target: Asolvi
Norway-based Asolvi is a provider of service management software for SMEs in the European field service industry. Their products, Evatic, Tesseract, and WinServ, are used in 30 countries by 800 customers, managing thousands of engineers, millions of contracts, and tens of millions of service tasks.
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Red River, acquired CWPS

synopsis: Red River, a technology transformation company, announced that it has acquired Washington D.C.-based CWPS, a technology solutions provider specializing in managed services ranging from complex network, collaboration, data center, cloud management and security through Tier 1 service desk.
buyer: Red River
Red River is a leading provider of IT hardware integration, maintenance and support services. The company’s technology expertise and mission-critical experience helps customers optimize their business processes and maximize the value of their IT investments. "
target: CWPS
CWPS is a technology solutions provider specializing in managed services ranging from complex network, collaboration, data center, cloud management and security through Tier 1 service desk.
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announced 9/6/2019 via BNC Analysis

Advarra, will acquire Forte Research Systems

synopsis: Advarra, the premier provider of institutional review board, institutional biosafety committee, and research quality and compliance consulting services, will acquire Forte, the industry's leading provider of standards-based clinical research technology solutions for major academic medical centers, cancer centers, and health systems.
buyer parent: Genstar Capital LLC
buyer: Advarra
Advarra, headquartered in Columbia, Md., provides institutional review board (IRB), institutional biosafety committee (IBC) and global research compliance services to clinical trial sponsors, CROs, hospital systems, academic medical centers and investigators. "
target parent: Primus
target: Forte Research Systems
Forte provides software and services in the critical areas of clinical trial management, clinical data management, and research administration for cancer centers, academic medical centers, and health systems. Forte's flagship Clinical Trial Management System, OnCore manages clinical research data.
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OptimizeRx, will acquire RMDY Health

synopsis: OptimizeRx, a software company that enables digital health messaging between pharmaceutical companies and providers, will acquire RMDY Health, a leading provider of digital therapeutics solutions. RMDY helps healthcare stakeholders digitize their clinical and wellness programs to connect with patients and improve outcomes.
buyer: OptimizeRx (OPRX:$24.21)
OptimizeRx is one of the nation’s leading providers of digital health messaging via electronic health records, providing a direct channel for pharma companies to communicate with healthcare providers. "
target: RMDY Health
RMDY Health is a leading provider of digital therapeutics solutions for the health and wellness industries. RMDY helps healthcare stakeholders digitize their clinical and wellness programs to connect with patients, drive behavior change and improve outcomes.
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closed 9/6/2019 via BNC Analysis

Lightwell Inc, acquired Leveraging Technology

synopsis: Lightwell, an award-winning provider of Integration, Supply Chain, Omnichannel Order Management, and Data Analytics services and solutions, announced it has acquired Leveraging Technology, a New York-based IT consultancy focused on Integration, API Management, Enterprise Architecture, and Cloud/Hybrid Cloud technologies.
buyer: Lightwell Inc
Lightwell is an award-winning provider of Integration, Supply Chain, Omnichannel Order Management, and Data Analytics services and solutions. In addition, they provide IT consulting and IT staffing services to help companies address their technology project and resource needs. "
target: Leveraging Technology
Leveraging Technology is a privately-held IT consulting company headquartered in Rochester, NY. Their client base includes Fortune 500 corporations and smaller regional companies spanning many different industries—including health care, manufacturing, food services, banking, and financial services.
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Logicalis, acquired Cilnet

synopsis: Logicalis Group, an international IT solutions and managed services provider, has acquired Cilnet, a Cisco systems integrator and managed services business, with presence in Lisbon, Porto, and the Algarve. With the acquisition, Logicalis increases its Cisco technical expertise for the Iberian region and complements its existing Spanish operation.
buyer parent: Datatec Limited
buyer: Logicalis
Headquartered in the UK, Logicalis is an international multi-skilled solution provider providing digital enablement services to help customers harness digital technology and innovative services to deliver powerful business outcomes. Logicalis designs, builds and supports ICT solutions. "
target: Cilnet
Founded in 2000, Cilnet is a Portuguese IT solutions provider with expertise in Collaboration, Datacenter, Networks and Infrastructure. The company designs and implements differentiating technology solutions with the aim of providing greater efficiency to customers' business processes.
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closed 9/6/2019 via BusinessWire

TPG Capital, acquired Convey Health Solutions

synopsis: TPG Capital, the private equity platform of global alternative asset firm TPG, announced it has acquired Convey Health Solutions, a leading provider of technology-enabled and advisory solutions for health plans, from New Mountain Capital.
buyer: TPG Capital
TPG is a leading global alternative asset firm with more than $103 billion of assets under management. TPG’s investment platforms are across a wide range of asset classes, including private equity, growth venture, real estate, credit, and public equity. "
target parent: New Mountain Capital, LLC
target: Convey Health Solutions
Convey Health Solutions is a specialized healthcare technology and services company that is committed to providing clients with healthcare-specific, compliant solutions utilizing technology, expert advisory, and analytics.
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TransPerfect Translations International, Inc., acquired MoGi Group

synopsis: TransPerfect, the world’s largest provider of language and technology solutions for global business, has acquired MoGi Group, a Dublin-based gaming solutions house recognized as a premier partner for studios, developers, and content owners in the gaming space. MoGi provides video game localization, community management, player support, and more.
buyer: TransPerfect Translations International, Inc.
TransPerfect is the world’s largest provider of language and technology solutions for global business. More than 5,000 global organizations employ TransPerfect’s GlobalLink Product Suite to simplify the management of multilingual content. The company is fully ISO 9001 and ISO 17100 certified. "
target: MoGi Group
Dublin-based MoGi Group provides world-class video game localization, community management, player support, quality assurance and games testing, voice-over recording, cybersecurity, tool development, art design, and age rating services to over 650 satisfied clients worldwide.
price ($mm)
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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:$472.67)
Tessi is France's leading provider of document automation solutions, payment systems, gold and currency transactions and promotional marketing. "
target: ORONE
Orone is a French software publisher and operator of platforms for business processes, document flow and means of payment management. Orone also distributes scanners to the French market.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$5
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
announced 9/5/2019 via Company Press Release

NetEnt AB, will acquire Red Tiger Gaming Limited

synopsis: NetEnt has entered into an agreement to acquire fast-growing online slot supplier Red Tiger Gaming Limited. Established in 2014, Red Tiger is a leading online supplier of casino games and software renowned for its daily jackpot games.
buyer: NetEnt AB (OM:NET B:$179.37)
NetEnt AB is a leading digital entertainment company, providing premium gaming solutions to the world’s most successful online casino operators. Since its inception in 1996, NetEnt has been a true pioneer in driving the market with thrilling games powered by a cutting-edge platform. "
target: Red Tiger Gaming Limited
Established in 2014, Red Tiger is a leading online supplier of casino games and software renowned for its daily jackpot games. The company has approximately 170 employees with operations in Malta, Isle of Man and Bulgaria.
price ($mm)
$240
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/5/2019 via BNC Analysis

Isagri, acquired Informatique Bretagne Logiciels

synopsis: ISAGRI, a leading European provider of software solutions for the agriculture and wine industries, has acquired Informatique Bretagne Logiciels (IBL), a French software company that specializes in the agribusiness sector. IBL's ALTIS provides solutions for sales, procurement, inventory management, CRM and more.
buyer: Isagri
Isagri is a leading European provider of software solutions for the agriculture and wine industries. Their solutions help their clients to improve profitability, maximize technical performance and efficiency, and easily comply with all legislation and certification. "
target: Informatique Bretagne Logiciels
Informatique Bretagne Logiciels (IBL) is a French software company that specializes in the agribusiness sector. IBL offers ALTIS, a software solution for small and medium-sized businesses in the agribusiness sector. ALTIS provides solutions for sales, procurement, inventory management, CRM and more.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$2
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/5/2019 via BNC Analysis

TGS-NOPEC Geophysical Company, acquired Lasser, Inc.

synopsis: TGS, a company that, provides multi-client geoscience data to oil and gas Exploration and Production companies worldwide, announced that it has acquired Lasser, Inc., a company which provides historical and monthly oil and gas production data and owns, maintains and licenses a nationwide U.S. well production database.
buyer: TGS-NOPEC Geophysical Company (OB:TGS:$612.08)
TGS-NOPEC Geophysical Company (TGS) provides multi-client geoscience data to oil and gas Exploration and Production companies worldwide. TGS also offers advanced processing and imaging services, interpretation products, and data integration solutions. "
target: Lasser, Inc.
Lasser, Inc. provides high quality energy data for the oil and gas industry. Their site provides access to their comprehensive oil & gas production and well database using an internet browser. Users can subscribe to the database service either one month at a time or with an annual membership.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 9/5/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Digital Intelligence Systems Corporation, will acquire ALTEK Information Technology

synopsis: Digital Intelligence Systems, LLC (DISYS), a provider of staffing solutions and global managed services, has entered into an agreement to acquire the assets of ALTEK. ALTEK brings a strong reputation for providing responsive IT services and solutions to Fortune 500 companies and federal government agencies.
buyer: Digital Intelligence Systems Corporation
Digital Intelligence Systems, LLC (DISYS) is a global managed services and staffing firm with 45 offices worldwide. DISYS’ vision is to be a global business partner, delivering the highest quality and most consistent services at the best value to clients worldwide. "
target: ALTEK Information Technology
ALTEK Information Technology, Inc. is a certified women-owned, Minority Business Enterprise/Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (MBE/DBE), founded in 2004. ALTEK brings a strong reputation for providing responsive IT services and solutions to Fortune 500 companies and federal government agencies.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/5/2019 via Company Press Release

Microsoft Corporation, acquired Movere, Inc.

synopsis: Microsoft has acquired Movere, a SaaS platform that increases business intelligence by accurately presenting entire IT environments within a single day, providing enterprises with the confidence they need to have visibility and control of their environments regardless of platform, application or geography.
buyer: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT:$125,843.00)
Microsoft is the leading software corporation that develops, manufactures, licenses, supports, and sells a range of software products and services. They offer Business Software, Design Tools, Developer Tools, Home & Educational Software, Tablets, Search, Advertising, Cloud Computing and more. "
target: Movere, Inc.
Movere is a SaaS platform that increases business intelligence by accurately presenting entire IT environments within a single day, providing enterprises with the confidence they need to have visibility and control of their environments regardless of platform, application or geography.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
closed 9/5/2019 via BusinessWire

bigtincan, acquired Asdeq Workforce

synopsis: Bigtincan, the leader in mobile, AI-powered sales enablement automation, has acquired the Australia-based AsdeqLabs, whose platform provides support for field-based employees and mobile service capabilities, helping to usher in the next evolution of service enablement and customer engagement for revenue accountability.
buyer: bigtincan (ASX:BTH:$13.64)
Bigtincan helps sales and service teams increase win rates and customer satisfaction. The company’s mobile, AI-powered sales enablement automation platform features the industry’s premier user experience that empowers reps to more effectively engage with customers and encourages team-wide adoption. "
target: Asdeq Workforce
AsdeqLabs is an Australian software company. AsdeqLabs' platform provides support for field-based employees and mobile service capabilities, helping to usher in the next evolution of service enablement and customer engagement for revenue accountability.
price ($mm)
$0.33
rev ($mm)
$0
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.2x
EV / EBITDA
announced 8/31/2019 via BNC Analysis

Tanla Mobile, will acquire Gamooga

synopsis: Tanla Solutions Limited, one of the largest cloud communication providers in the world, will acquire Gamooga, a big data and AI driven omni-channel marketing automation platform in India. Gamooga enables businesses to deliver personalized experiences to their users across push notifications, in-app messaging, email, SMS and more.
buyer: Tanla Mobile (BSE:532790:$167.93)
Tanla is one of the largest cloud communication providers in the world. Tanla provides cloud solutions for messaging, voice, and IoT. Their solutions handle over 200 billion business communications annually. Tanla adopts cutting-edge technologies to meet the needs of a diverse clientele. "
target: Gamooga
Gamooga is a big data and AI driven omni-channel marketing automation platform in India. Gamooga enables businesses to deliver personalized experiences to their users across push notifications, in-app messaging, email, SMS, web push notifications and more.
price ($mm)
$6.78
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/31/2019 via BNC Analysis

Kodular, acquired AppyBuilder

synopsis: Kodular, a free online suite for mobile apps development, has acquired AppyBuilder, a free Drag & Drop mobile app builder platform that allows anyone to quickly design and build Android mobile apps, even with no coding skills.
buyer: Kodular
Kodular is a free online suite for mobile apps development. It mainly provides an online drag-and-drop Android app creator, on which everyone can create any kind of app without programming a single line of code. "
target: AppyBuilder
AppyBuilder is a free Drag & Drop mobile app builder platform that allows anyone to quickly design and build Android mobile apps, even with no coding skills. They have over 85,00 registered members who have made over 300,000 projects/apps.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/30/2019 via BNC Analysis

Brian Graves, acquired Everything but the House

synopsis: Everything but the House co-founder Brian Graves has regained control of the online auction company with a $3.5 million purchase of its assets and trade name. Everything But The House is a curated & authenticated marketplace to find & sell everything worth owning.
buyer: Brian Graves
Brian Graves is the founder of the estate auction site, Everything But the House. EBTH specializes in connecting interesting items collected from homes and consignment partners across the country to people seeking the uncommon. "
target: Everything but the House
Everything But The House is a curated & authenticated marketplace to find & sell everything worth owning. They specialize in connecting interesting items collected from homes and consignment partners across the country to people seeking the uncommon.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/30/2019 via Company Press Release

Schrott24, acquired Metalsale

synopsis: Schrott24, Austria’s scrap metal technology company that is driving forward the digitization of scrap metal trading, has acquired Metasale, a German company that operates at www.Metasale.com Europe's largest trading platform for non-ferrous metals.
buyer: Schrott24
Schrott24 is Austria’s scrap metal technology company that is driving forward the digitization of scrap metal trading. With transparency, they make the sale of scrap metals simple and efficient. They help scrap dealers, recyclers and plants increase their capacity utilization and win new suppliers. "
target: Metalsale
Metasale.com is Germany's largest trading platform for non-ferrous metals. Metasale has attracted well-known investors such as the 10x Group, Kristofer Fichtner and Gerald Schönbucher since its foundation and has generated a monthly turnover of around one million euros.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/30/2019 via PR Newswire

CGI Group Inc., acquired Sunflower Systems

synopsis: CGI, Canada's largest independent IT and business consulting services firm, announced it has acquired Annams Systems Corporation d/b/a Sunflower Systems, a leading provider of asset management software solutions and services, based in San Ramon, California with offices in Arlington, Virginia.
buyer: CGI Group Inc. (GIB:$9,090.88)
CGI is Canada's largest independent IT and business consulting services firm. CGI delivers an end-to-end portfolio of capabilities, from IT and business consulting to systems integration, outsourcing services and intellectual property solutions. "
target: Sunflower Systems
Annams Systems Corporation d/b/a Sunflower Systems is an enterprise asset management solutions company specializing in the deployment of software tools and business processes to improve asset management operations.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/30/2019 via PR Newswire

Voyant, acquired Acrobits S.R.O.

synopsis: Voyant, a Unified Communications as a Service and Communications Platform as a Service provider to businesses, has acquired Acrobits, a market leader of mobile communication apps based in Prague. Acrobits' portfolio includes mobile communication softphones for smartphones, WebRTC clients for browsers, and software development kits for developers.
buyer parent: GTCR, LLC
buyer: Voyant
Voyant is a leading Unified Communications as a Service and Communications Platform as a Service provider with the largest tier 1 voice network in the United States. Voyant offers a broad portfolio of API-enabled business communication services, including unified communications, messaging, and more."
target: Acrobits S.R.O.
Prague-based Acrobits works with businesses to develop high-quality SIP (Session Initiation Protocol) clients for Android, iOS, and desktop. Acrobits powerful, brandable, unified communications client and cloud softphone SDK are available to customers around the world.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/30/2019 via BNC Analysis

Luminis Films, acquired Film-pour-vitre.com

synopsis: Luminis Films, a leading provider of adhesive films and coatings in France, has acquired Film-pour-vitre.com, an online store in France that specializes in window films. Film-pour-vitre.com offers over 100 adhesive and electrostatic window films. Their products include decorative films, tinted films, protective films, security films, and more.
buyer: Luminis Films
Luminis Films is a leading provider of adhesive films and coatings in France. Luminis Films offers the widest range of window film and adhesive coatings on the web. Their full range of films include sun protection film, frosted blackout film, one-way mirror film, decorative window film and more. "
target: Film-pour-vitre.com
Film-pour-vitre.com is an online store in France that specializes in window films. Film-pour-vitre.com offers over 100 adhesive and electrostatic window films. Their products include decorative films, tinted films, protective films, security films, and more.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$1
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
announced 8/30/2019 via BNC Analysis

Eurofirms, will acquire CornerJob

synopsis: CornerJob, a Barcelona-based gig site that operates in Spain, Italy, France and Mexico, is to be acquired by Spanish human resources firm Eurofirms.
buyer: Eurofirms
Eurofirms is the first Spanish HR company where people come first. They help companies to detect, develop and retain the talent of their human capital. Eurofirms provides analysis, recruitment, selection, assessment and follow-up of candidates. "
target: CornerJob
Headquartered in Spain, CornerJob’s mission is to help people find their ideal job and help companies find the right candidates, in the shortest possible time. They are accelerating the recruitment process thanks to a 100% mobile experience and their exclusive web version for companies.
price ($mm)
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EV / rev
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announced 8/30/2019 via Company Press Release

Community Media Group, will acquire News-Gazette Media

synopsis: Community Media Group, a privately held multimedia company which owns and operates newspapers and other print distribution products in six states, will acquire News-Gazette Media, a newspaper and radio company that aims to function as a unique and virtual force in providing the public with information not readily available elsewhere.
buyer: Community Media Group
Community Media Group is a privately held multimedia company which owns and operates daily and weekly newspapers, shoppers, and other print distribution products in six states. In addition to newspapers CMG also publishes consumer magazines and operates a full service digital agency. "
target: News-Gazette Media
News-Gazette Media is a newspaper and radio company that aims to function as a unique and virtual force in providing the public with information not readily available elsewhere. They provide their audience with accurate, timely and useful information to help them in their daily lives.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/30/2019 via BNC Analysis

Twin Group, acquired LTC Eastbourne

synopsis: London-based education company Twin Group has announced the acquisition of LTC Eastbourne, a 65-year-old English language school on the south coast of England. The school, founded in 1954, is set in an 18th century mansion, a Grade-1 listed building with 23 classrooms, on-site accommodation for more than 130 junior students and a tennis court.
buyer: Twin Group
Since 1993, Twin Group has been shaping the futures and careers of young, ambitious people. They provide UK residents and international students with high-quality English language tuition, internships, paid work opportunities, apprenticeships, volunteering programmes and school group travel tours. "
target: LTC Eastbourne
LTC Eastbourne is a 65-year-old English language school on the south coast of England. The school, founded in 1954, is set in an 18th century mansion, a Grade-1 listed building with 23 classrooms, on-site accommodation for more than 130 junior students and a tennis court.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 8/30/2019 via BNC Analysis

Broccoli Co., Ltd., will acquire LANTERN ROOMS Co., Ltd.

synopsis: Broccoli, a Japanese media company that publishes manga, anime, video games and trading card games, will acquire LANTERN ROOMS, a Japanese video game development company. LANTERN ROOMS specializes in developing romantic dating sim games for women. The company creates games for various platforms, including console, PC, and mobile devices.
buyer: Broccoli Co., Ltd. (JASDAQ:2706:$100.25)
Broccoli is a Japanese media company that publishes manga, anime, video games and trading card games. The company is best known for their Di Gi Charat, Galaxy Angel and Aquarian Age franchises. Broccoli also operates a chain of retail stores called Gamers. "
target: LANTERN ROOMS Co., Ltd.
LANTERN ROOMS is a Japanese video game development company. LANTERN ROOMS specializes in developing romantic dating sim games for women. The company creates games for various platforms, including console, PC, and mobile devices. Their games include Chronostacia, Miyakoi, Da Capo, and more.
price ($mm)
$0.18
rev ($mm)
$1
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.2x
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/30/2019 via BNC Analysis

Great Bowery, acquired Coveteur

synopsis: Great Bowery, the parent company of several talent and photo licensing agencies, has acquired digital media company Coveteur. Founded in Toronto, Coveteur covers beauty, health and wellness, travel, and other fashion lifestyle-adjacent topics through images, written content, and video.
buyer: Great Bowery
Great Bowery brings together the leading agencies in the fashion and luxury image making industries, uniting seasoned executives and iconic talent including photographers, directors, stylists, hair & make-up artists, creative directors, illustrators, set designers, and other related creatives. "
target: Coveteur
Coveteur is a digital media company offering a behind-the-scenes look at all things fashion, beauty, health and wellness, travel, and lifestyle. Coveteur is known for its stunning photography, award-winning writing, and an intimate look at luxury lifestyles and global tastemakers.
price ($mm)
$15
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 8/30/2019 via BNC Analysis

Travelogix, will acquire Travelogix

synopsis: Safeture AB announced that it has signed an agreement to sell its 51 percent holding in the U.K.-based travel software company Travelogix Limited to the firm’s management team. Travelogix provides Travel Management Companies (TMCs) and Travel Managers with immediate and easy access to travel management data, reports and analysis.
buyer: Travelogix
Travelogix provides Travel Management Companies (TMCs) and Travel Managers with immediate and easy access to travel management data, reports and analysis. The Travelogix suite of products helps TMCs to improve efficiency, reduce costs and boost customer satisfaction. "
target parent: Safeture
target: Travelogix
Travelogix provides Travel Management Companies (TMCs) and Travel Managers with immediate and easy access to travel management data, reports and analysis. The Travelogix suite of products helps TMCs to improve efficiency, reduce costs and boost customer satisfaction.
price ($mm)
$0.47*
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 8/30/2019 via BNC Analysis

PayGroup Ltd, will acquire AstuteOne

synopsis: PayGroup, the holding company of Pay Asia Pte Limited, is to acquire AstuteOne, a company that offers world-class SAP consulting, professional services and software products focused on enterprise performance management and business intelligence solutions using SAP S4/HANA, SAP EPM and Cloud Analytics.
buyer: PayGroup Ltd (ASX:PYG:$3.20)
Headquartered in Melbourne Australia, PayGroup is the holding company of Pay Asia Pte Limited. Pay Asia, headquartered in Singapore, is a trusted provider of Multi-Country Payroll and cloud based Software as a Service (SaaS) Human Resource Outsourcing Solutions. "
target: AstuteOne
Headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas, AstuteOne offers world-class SAP consulting, professional services and software products focused on enterprise performance management and business intelligence solutions using SAP S4/HANA, SAP EPM and Cloud Analytics.
price ($mm)
$7.42
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/30/2019 via BNC Analysis

SmartBear, Inc., acquired Bitbar

synopsis: SmartBear, the driver behind the industry’s best tools for ensuring quality software delivery, announced the acquisition of Bitbar, provider of the world’s most advanced mobile app test automation platform and device cloud.
buyer parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
buyer: SmartBear, Inc.
SmartBear is the leader in software quality tools for teams. The company’s products help deliver the highest quality and best performing software possible. Their tools assist with API testing, UI testing, code review and performance monitoring across mobile, web and desktop applications. "
target: Bitbar
Bitbar is the most flexible cloud-based testing platform to automate continuous software delivery. Empowering DevOps teams of all sizes – including Mozilla, WeWork, Google, PayPal, Deutsche Telekom, Square, CBS Interactive, and TomTom.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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announced 8/30/2019 via Company Press Release

Civica, will acquire Warwick International Computing Systems Limited

synopsis: Civica, a UK-based specialist in business critical software applications, digital solutions and managed services for the public sector and regulated markets, has acquired UK-based specialist occupational health, and health & safety software provider Warwick International Computing Systems Limited.
buyer parent: Partners Group Holding AG
buyer: Civica
Civica is a UK-based specialist in business critical software applications, digital solutions and managed services for the public sector and regulated markets. Their software and services support functions range from financial management and tax & benefits processing to medical records management "
target: Warwick International Computing Systems Limited
Headquartered in the UK, Warwick International promotes and supports a healthier workforce with innovative Occupational Health and Health & Safety software. They aim to provide the most appropriate solutions to the problems presented and to deliver them within a structured and effective process.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
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announced 8/29/2019 via PR Newswire

Luokung Technology Corp., will acquire eMapgo

synopsis: Luokung Technology Corp, one of the leading global spatial-temporal big-data processing technology companies and a leading interactive location-based services company in China, announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire 100 percent of the equity interests of eMapgo, one of the leading navigation electronic map service providers in China.
buyer: Luokung Technology Corp. (LKCO:$21.04)
Luokung is a leading global spatial-temporal big-data technology company and a leading interactive location-based services company in China. Luokung's mobile app provides personalized and precise services to travelers on the train and at their destination. "
target: eMapgo
eMapgo Technologies (Beijing) Co., Ltd (EMG) is one of the leading navigation electronic map service providers in China and has obtained Class-A qualification certificates of navigable surveying and mapping, internet map service and geographic information system engineering.
price ($mm)
$118
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/29/2019 via BNC Analysis

Banneker Partners, acquired Dairy.com

synopsis: Dairy.com was acquired by Banneker Partners, a private investment firm with offices in San Francisco and Portland, Ore. Headquartered in Frisco, Texas, Dairy.com is a pioneering provider of market intelligence and software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions.
buyer: Banneker Partners
Banneker Partners is a private investment firm that focuses on building long term value in software businesses Banneker seeks to partner with exceptionally motivated founders and management teams to create value through organic growth, strategic acquisitions, and operational improvements. "
target: Dairy.com
Headquartered in Frisco, Texas, Dairy.com is a pioneering provider of market intelligence and software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions. Each day, their advisory capabilities and technology suite empowers food industry customers with insight for better decisions from farm to fork.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/29/2019 via BusinessWire

Yankee Global Enterprises, acquired YES Network

synopsis: Yankee Global Enterprises, one of the world’s leading sports brands, has acquired the YES Network from The Walt Disney Company, an international entertainment and media enterprise. The YES Network is the most-watched regional sports network in America. The YES Network broadcasts professional sports, classic sports footage, college sports, and more.
buyer: Yankee Global Enterprises
Yankee Global Enterprises is one of the world’s leading sports brands. Yankee Global Enterprises owns the New York Yankees baseball team. The company was formed in 1999 and is controlled by the family of George Steinbrenner. "
target parent: The Walt Disney Company
target: YES Network
The YES Network is the most-watched regional sports network in America. The YES Network broadcasts professional sports, classic sports footage, college sports, and more. The network owns exclusive local TV rights for the New York Yankees, the Brooklyn Nets, New York City FC and New York Liberty.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/29/2019 via BNC Analysis

Modus Games, acquired The Balance Inc.

synopsis: Modus Games announced that it has acquired Override: Mech City Brawl developer The Balance Inc., a game studio based in Brazil. It will become Modus Studios Brazil, the publisher’s first development studio. Modus is a division of Maximum Games focused on bringing AAA publishing services to independent developers.
buyer parent: Maximum Games
buyer: Modus Games
Modus is a division of Maximum Games focused on bringing AAA publishing services to independent developers around the world. With offices in the US & UK, they're one of the fastest growing full-service game publishers who have embraced the golden age of indie. "
target: The Balance Inc.
The Balance Inc. is a game studio based in Brazil that has developed Override: Mech City Brawl. Override is an action game that has players controlling giant robots. It can be played solo or with four people cooperatively.
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