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closed 3/29/2017 via PR Newswire

higi, acquired EveryMove, Inc.

synopsis: higi, the health IT company that operates the largest health screening ecosystem in North America, announced the acquisition of EveryMove. EveryMove is a pioneer in consumer health engagement that delivers a cloud based engagement application which provides incentives to health plan members to reduce costs and improve outcomes.
buyer: higi
higi owns and operates the largest FDA-cleared self-screening health station network in the US with stations located in food, drug & mass market retailers. higi also operates an online community platform that is linked to the health station network & over 80 health devices, activity trackers & apps.
target: EveryMove, Inc.
EveryMove combines big data and consumer design to energize the relationship between health plans and individuals. EveryMove's proprietary technology platform, Tandem, is a Health Action Driver, a cloud based, analytics driven automation platform designed to target and motivate the right members.
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closed 3/29/2017 via Company Press Release

nThrive, acquired e4e Inc.

synopsis: nThrive,a provider of patient-to-payment healthcare solutions, advisory expertise, and analytics for health care organizations, has acquired e4e Healthcare Services. e4e is a healthcare services outsourcing company that provides IT-enabled and business process management services.
closed 3/29/2017 via BNC Analysis

Appworks Technologies Private Limited, acquired Big Drop Pvt Ltd

synopsis: AppWorks, a Gurgaon-based IT servicing and consulting company has acquired Big Drop, a custom software development company which offers solutions to other startups, SMEs and large companies. Founded in 2016, Big Drop is an Indian headquartered provider of handcrafted unique software solutions that accelerate businesses to new heights.
closed 3/29/2017 via BusinessWire

InterTrust Technologies Corp., acquired Kiora Media

synopsis: Intertrust Technologies Corporation announced that it has acquired the assets of Kiora Media to expand the reach of its media distribution products. Founded in 2010, Kiora Media built a unique content distribution platform that allows service providers to reliably distribute media content in places with limited broadband infrastructures.
closed 3/29/2017 via Market Wire

App Swarm Inc., acquired Namefy

synopsis: AppSwarm, Inc., a company that focuses on the acquisition and development of application-based technologies, has announced the acquisition of a novel ecommerce website, Namefy. Namefy creates beautiful, catchy company names for startups.
announced 3/29/2017 via BusinessWire

MasterCard Incorporated, will acquire NuData Security

synopsis: Mastercard announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire NuData Security, a global technology company that helps businesses prevent online and mobile fraud using session and biometric indicators. NuData’s flagship NuDetect product identifies authentic users from fraudsters based on their online, mobile app and smartphone interactions.
closed 3/29/2017 via BNC Analysis

Industrious LLC, acquired PivotDesk, LLC

synopsis: PivotDesk Inc., an online marketplace for office sharing, was bought by one of the largest high-end co-working companies, Industrious. PivotDesk, which helps businesses find where there is excess space they can use to work, will continue operating with its own team as a subsidiary of Industrious.
closed 3/29/2017 via BNC Analysis

NRCCUA, acquired Admittedly

synopsis: The National Research Center for College & University Admissions (NRCCUA), a leading provider of data and analytics solutions to public and private colleges and universities, announced that it has acquired Admittedly, a web and mobile platform education company that specializes in helping students plan their college searches on the go.
closed 3/29/2017 via PR Newswire

YouCaring, acquired GiveForward

synopsis: YouCaring, the leading free online fundraising platform, announced that it has acquired GiveForward. Since 2008, GiveForward has been a pioneer in crowdfunding medical expenses for individuals and has helped people raise nearly $200 million. Combined with YouCaring, this acquisition will expand YouCaring's fundraising and donor reach.
closed 3/29/2017 via Company Press Release

Mobusi Mobile Advertising SL, acquired Upplication

synopsis: mobusi is pleased to announce the acquisition of Upplication. Upplication is the easiest mobile app-building company available for SMEs, entrepreneurs and local businesses. It is a SaaS and offers pricing plans adapted to each type of company, therefore facilitating technology by banishing the high cost barrier that development usually entails.
announced 3/29/2017 via Reuters

Future Corporation, will acquire Matchalarm Inc.

synopsis: Future Corporation, a Japanese IT Consulting Business, is acquiring Matchalarm Inc, an application in Facebook that provides matchmaking services. It was founded in 2011 and is based in Tokyo, Japan.
announced 3/29/2017 via Company Press Release

Evry AS, will acquire Oy Samlink AB

synopsis: EVRY has signed a letter of intent and is in exclusive discussions to acquire Oy Samlink Ab, a leading vendor of IT solutions to banks in Finland. Oy Samlink Ab (Samlink) is an experienced service provider and developer of demanding IT solutions for the finance sector in Finland.
closed 3/29/2017 via Company Press Release

Amexio, acquired GAM Consult s.a.

synopsis: Amexio, the French leader for the integration of ECM & CCM solutions, has acquired Gam Consult, a leading ECM solution integrator based in Belgium and Luxembourg. As the premier IBM Partner for ECM, Gam Consult supports its clients on the different stages of their projects, from business analysis, to consulting as well as implementation.
closed 3/29/2017 via PR Web

RivalHealth, LLC merged with Global Behavioral Solutions, LLC,

synopsis: Global Behavioral Solutions, LLC (gBehavior) and RivalHealth, LLC are pleased to announce the merger of the two companies. gBehavior provides wellness and safety incentive solutions to multiple industries. RivalHealth provides health and nutrition information online and through DVDs, fitness and nutrition programs, meal plans and fitness routines.
closed 3/29/2017 via BNC Analysis

Forum Media Group GmbH, acquired Lighthouse Independent Media Pte Ltd

synopsis: Lighthouse Independent Media (Lighthouse) has announced that Forum Media Group has acquired 80% of the share capital of Lighthouse in Singapore and Hong Kong from owners Justin Randles and Tony Kelly. Lighthouse was established 15 years ago and is now a successful B2B media and events business servicing the Marketing and Human Resources sectors.
announced 3/29/2017 via Reuters

Istyle Inc, will acquire Hermo

synopsis: istyle Inc, an online portal that offers individuals with a portfolio of cosmetics and beauty-focused products and media content, is to buy 60 pct stake in Hermo from Gobi. Hermo is a niche online platform offering Asian female online shoppers a wide range of cosmetics and beauty products.
announced 3/29/2017 via Company Press Release

Information Technologies, LLC (ITI) will be merged with Report Exec,

synopsis: Competitive Edge Software (Report Exec) and Information Technologies, Inc. (ITI) are merging. ITI provides a comprehensive cloud-based platform that addresses the law enforcement market. The platform includes modules for computer-aided dispatch, records management, jail management and court administration.
announced 3/29/2017 via BNC Analysis

WIN Corporation Pty Ltd, will purchase Northern NSW TV Operations from Southern Cross Austereo

synopsis: Southern Cross Media, one of Australia's most progressive and exciting entertainment based media companies, is selling its northern NSW regional television operations to WIN Corporation. Southern Cross’s northern NSW television assets broadcast into Newcastle, Tamworth, Taree, Coffs Harbour, Lismore and the Gold Coast.
closed 3/29/2017 via BNC Analysis

Bruno Muniz, acquired TotalCross

synopsis: TotalCross, the apps development platform whose control was acquired in 2014 by SoftSite, has an independent controller once more. The company is now 100% owned by Bruno Muniz, a former Softsite CTO, who has held the CTO position at TotalCross since the Softsite acquisition.
closed 3/29/2017 via Company Press Release

Palmu Group Oy merged with Solita Oy,

synopsis: Palmu, a service design agency that helps their clients create new services, better customer experiences and service businesses, has decided to merge with Solita, a Finnish digital business consultancy and digital services company that provides services from strategies and service design to digital service development and eCommerce.
*Price paid does not equal Enterprise Value as the buyer aqcuired less than 100% of target
announced 3/24/2017 via PR Newswire

Financial Media Exchange, will acquire AdviceIQ

synopsis: Financial Media Exchange (“FMeX”) announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the assets of AdviceIQ ("AIQ") from AIQ LLC. The acquisition of AdviceIQ's library of content and access to its network of advisors will significantly enhance FMeX's presence and strengthen its relationships in the wealth management community.
buyer: Financial Media Exchange
Financial Media Exchange is the largest content library built on sales enablement technology and the first Content-As-A-Service company. Their mission is to help financial professionals provide personalized marketing content to their clients in order to enhance client relationships & increase sales.
target: AdviceIQ
AdviceIQ's library of content includes daily articles, advisor rankings, and consumer directory of trusted advisors. Its network of financial advisors writes insightful articles for the public about investing and wealth management.
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closed 3/24/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Mara Social Media, acquired Nimbuzz

synopsis: Mara Social Media, an African multi-channel platform of online and mobile tech innovations that are designed to connect people across emerging markets, announced that it has acquired global platform Nimbuzz. Nimbuzz is a cross-platform mobile calling and messaging app. The app can be installed on computers, mobile phones, smartphones, and tablets.
closed 3/24/2017 via Company Press Release

DKSH Holding Ltd., acquired Innovative Marketing Actions

synopsis: DKSH, the leading Market Expansion Services provider with a focus on Asia, has acquired Innovative Marketing Actions (IMA), a provider of brand activation, field marketing and customer consulting in Vietnam. IMA specializes in brand activation solutions, in-store and outdoor promotions as well as product consulting and event management.
announced 3/24/2017 via Company Press Release

TechniaTranscat AB, will acquire infostrait bv

synopsis: TechniaTranscat, the #1 knowledge company in PLM, announced that they will acquire infostrait, a Dutch PLM and BIM specialist based in Loenen with 18 employees. Infostrait matches TechniaTranscat's strategy to grow by acquiring highly skilled Value-Added Resellers of Dassault Systèmes software in selected geographies.
closed 3/24/2017 via BNC Analysis

Oliver Cookson, acquired LiveLean Nutrition

synopsis: Sports nutrition entrepreneur Oliver Cookson has become a major shareholder of Wythenshawe-based online meat and health foods retailer LiveLean Nutrition. LiveLean Nutrition is a British online food shop that offers and delivers premium meats, fresh fish, superfoods & vitamins.
announced 3/24/2017 via BNC Analysis

Godtlevert will be merged with Adams Matkasse AS,

synopsis: Adams Matkasse, a company that provides an online grocery and food box delivery service, is merging with Godtlevert, a company that also provides online grocery and food box delivery services. Both companies are based in Norway.
closed 3/23/2017 via BNC Analysis

Natexo, acquired First Source Interactive Media

synopsis: Natexo, the European leader in e-mail marketing, has acquired First Source Interactive Media ("FSI"), a digital online and offline marketing company with a premium inventory of 10million users in UK. FSI was established to service any clients with strategically effective and performance related e-marketing programs.
announced 3/23/2017 via Company Press Release

Imprimerie Nationale SA, will purchase Identity Management Business from Thales SA

synopsis: Imprimerie Nationale Group will acquire Thales's identity management business from Thales SA. Thales's identity management system business designs, develops and deploys identity management solutions encompassing the collection of biographic data from citizens, biometric enrollment, management of identity systems, and more.
closed 3/23/2017 via BNC Analysis

Parera SAS, acquired Geotech Vigis

synopsis: Parera., the French leader in cartography located in the Buconis zone, has purchased Géotech, a Garches company in the Paris region. Géotech specializes in the development of Geographic Information Systems geared towards the electrical, water, street lighting, gas trades.
announced 3/23/2017 via Reuters

Beijing BDStar Navigation Co Ltd, will acquire Rx Networks

synopsis: Beijing BDStar Navigation, a company engaged in the research, development, manufacture, distribution and services of satellite navigation positioning products, is to acquire Rx Networks, a mobile location technology company that develops hybrid positioning and assisted-GPS solutions that unify GPS, GLONASS, cell tower, or Wi-Fi information.
announced 3/23/2017 via PE Hub

Amazon.com, Inc., will acquire Souq.com

synopsis: Amazon.com Inc has agreed in principle to buy Dubai-based internet retailer Souq.com, one of the best-known names in the Middle East’s online shopping market. Souq.com, which sells consumer electronics, fashion, household items and other goods, lays claim on its website to being the largest e-commerce site in the Arab world.
announced 3/23/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Capgemini, will acquire Itelios SAS

synopsis: Capgemini, a global leader in consulting, technology and outsourcing services, announced they have agreed to acquire Itelios, a consulting firm specialized in connected commerce. Itelios will reinforce the Group's digital customer experience portfolio with its expertise in designing and implementing seamless omnichannel solutions.
announced 3/23/2017 via BNC Analysis

1010 Printing Group Limited, will acquire Regent Publishing Services

synopsis: 1010 Printing Group announced that it has entered into a share transfer agreement where it has agreed to acquire 75% of the share capital of Regent Publishing Services from Quarto Publishing. Regent Publishing Services specializes in buying print and book production within the highly competitive markets of Southeast Asia.
announced 3/23/2017 via BNC Analysis

iSentric Sdn. Bhd., will acquire My Play Company Limited

synopsis: iSentric Limited announced that it has executed a term sheet for the proposed acquisition of My Play Company Limited ("My Play"). My Play is a leader in the mobile gaming market in Myanmar. My Play was founded by Mr. Myint Kyaw Thu and Mr. Zaw Ye Myint, and is a game developer and publisher specialising in mobile games development in Myanmar.
closed 3/23/2017 via BNC Analysis

Lyft, acquired Trail Answers

synopsis: Ride-sharing app Lyft has acquired Pune-based startup FinitePaths. FinitePaths built Trail Answers, an app that helped get answers to user questions using social, local and contextual signals
closed 3/23/2017 via PR Newswire

Digital Pharmacist Inc., acquired PocketRx App

synopsis: Digital Pharmacist Inc., a rapidly growing digital health company, announced that it has acquired PocketRx, a mobile app that allows patients to manage their prescriptions. Over three hundred pharmacy brands including multi-store locations use the PocketRx app.
announced 3/23/2017 via BusinessWire

Excelian, will acquire derivIT

synopsis: Luxoft Holding, Inc., a leading provider of software development services and innovative IT solutions, announced that it has entered into a agreement to acquire derivIT, a technology consulting provider focused on providing the best in class service to Capital Markets industry. derivIT will be joining Excelian, Luxoft’s Financial Services division.
closed 3/23/2017 via Company Press Release

Ideagen Plc, acquired PleaseTech

synopsis: Ideagen Plc, the Nottingham-based information management software provider, has announced the acquisition of PleaseTech Ltd. UK-based PleaseTech specialises in the development of software solutions for collaborative authoring and review of corporate documentation.
announced 3/23/2017 via BNC Analysis

Qiwi plc, will acquire Flocktory

synopsis: Qiwi, an electronic payments operator, is acquiring the Russian startup Flocktory, which produces SaaS software for customer management and works with market leaders to optimize the digital customer lifetime value. Both companies are based in Russia.
closed 3/23/2017 via PR Web

Empire Medical Training, Inc., acquired Rx Medical Web, LLC

synopsis: South Florida based Continuing Medical Education company, Empire Medical Training, announcd the acquisition of Rx Medical Web, an internet marketing and website development company. Rx Medical Web was founded in 2008 and has been building websites and creating marketing plans for physicians and other healthcare professionals.
*Price paid does not equal Enterprise Value as the buyer aqcuired less than 100% of target
closed 3/17/2017 via BNC Analysis

CPP Group Plc, acquired Blink Innovation Ltd.

synopsis: CPP Group, the AIM-listed credit card protection and insurance assistance business process services provider, is making a very interesting move, acquiring digital insurance software start-up Blink Innovation Ltd. Blink flight interruption insurance tracks, proactively alerts and rebooks flights at no cost if cancelled/delayed.
buyer: CPP Group Plc(AIM:CPP:$91.79)
CPP Group is an AIM-listed credit card protection and insurance assistance business process services provider.
target: Blink Innovation Ltd.
Blink Innovation Ltd. is a digital insurance software start-up that provides real time resolution flight interruption insurance solutions. Blink flight interruption insurance tracks, proactively alerts and rebooks flights at no cost if cancelled/delayed.
price ($mm)
$1.07
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announced 3/17/2017 via Company Press Release

Providence Equity Partners Inc., will purchase Baltic Broadcasting Businesses from Modern Times Group MTG AB

synopsis: Modern Times Group MTG AB, a leading international digital entertainment group, has signed an agreement to sell its free-TV, pay-TV, digital and radio businesses in the Baltic region to Providence Equity Partners, a premier global asset management firm. The businesses are located in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania.
announced 3/17/2017 via Reuters

Comarch SA, will acquire Geopolis

synopsis: Comarch, a global provider of IT business solutions that aim to optimize operational and business processes, is to acquire Geopolis sp. z o.o, a company that specializes in geographic information systems (GIS) and geospatial technologies. Both companies are based in Poland.
closed 3/16/2017 via BNC Analysis

WE Communications, acquired Red Bridge Communications

synopsis: WE Communications has acquired the award-winning Chinese integrated agency, Red Bridge Communications. Founded in 2009, Red Bridge provides both brand marketing and corporate positioning counsel. Red Bridge also specialises in delivering integrated campaigns to target China’s middle class, and working with challenger brands entering the market.
closed 3/16/2017 via BNC Analysis

WE Communications, acquired Watatawa

synopsis: WE Communications announced the acquisition of Singapore-based corporate and financial affairs consultancy, Watatawa. Watatawa was established in 2010 and provides corporate communications, investor relations, financial communications, and issues and crisis management.
closed 3/16/2017 via BNC Analysis

Appodeal Inc., acquired Corona Labs Inc.

synopsis: Appodeal, the only comprehensive solution for mobile app monetization, has acquired Corona Labs, creators of the Corona SDK for building cross-platform games and apps. They are empowering developers to build for iOS, tvOS, Android, Kindle, OS X, Windows Phone 8 and Windows with a single code base.
closed 3/16/2017 via BNC Analysis

Insign Communications, acquired PlayApp SAS

synopsis: Playapp has been sold to Insign. Founded in 2009 by Laurent Michel & Benjamin Naïm, PlayApp is an innovative social media agency that has become referent by mastering three core competencies: social media advisory, brand content production and media campaigns management.
closed 3/16/2017 via Company Press Release

SolidCAD, purchased Autodesk Business Unit from IRISCO du Québec Inc.

synopsis: Cansel announced that it has acquired the Autodesk operations of IRISCO and that it will unite these operations with the existing Cansel/SolidCAD operations. IRISCO, an Autodesk Gold Partner, has been a long-standing Autodesk reseller offering products and services to design, develop and implement IT solutions for manufacturing companies.
closed 3/16/2017 via PR Newswire

NXTKey Corporation, acquired Magnus Management Group, LLC

synopsis: NXTKey Corporation, an "as-a-service" solution provider across cloud, mobile and open source in the federal and commercial markets, announced its acquisition of Magnus Management Group, a consulting services organization focused on information security, and project and operational management, primarily in the cyber security arena.
announced 3/16/2017 via BNC Analysis

Jet, will acquire ModCloth

synopsis: Online fashion retailer ModCloth, known for its vintage-inspired and indie apparel, is on the verge of being acquired by Walmart, by way of its subsidiary, Jet.com.
closed 3/16/2017 via Market Wire

Aprimo, Inc, acquired ADAM Software NV

synopsis: Aprimo, marketing operations pioneer and category leader, announced it has acquired ADAM Software, a leading global provider of enterprise-class Digital Asset Management software solutions. ADAM will integrate directly into Aprimo's platform.
closed 3/16/2017 via BusinessWire

First DataBank, Inc., acquired Polyglot Systems, Inc.

synopsis: First Databank, Inc., the leading provider of drug and medical device knowledge that helps healthcare professionals make precise decisions, announced it has acquired Morrisville, North Carolina-based Polyglot Systems, Inc., creator of the Meducation product line of simplified patient medication instructions.
announced 3/16/2017 via BNC Analysis

BANDAI NAMCO Holdings, Inc., will acquire Daisuki

synopsis: Bandai Namco Holdings announced that they plan to acquire Anime Consortium Japan, which operates the Japanese anime streaming website Daisuki.net. Daisuke provides an official website for distributing Japanese anime to the world, as well as an e-commerce shop that sells a variety of anime products.
closed 3/16/2017 via PR Newswire

Global Experience Specialists, Inc., acquired Poken

synopsis: GES, a global full-service provider for live events, announced the purchase of Poken, a cloud-based event management platform. Poken brings together digital and physical event spaces to drive engagement and gain better insight through real data. The Poken 360° platform offers a seamless ecosystem of technology tools that enhance event engagement.
announced 3/16/2017 via PR Newswire

Grey Group, will acquire Bruketa&Zinic OM

synopsis: WPP, the world's largest communications services group, announced that it has agreed to acquire a majority stake in Bruketa&Zinic OM, one of the Adriatic region's most highly-awarded creative agencies. Following the acquisition, WPP's Grey Zagreb will merge into Bruketa&Zinic to create Bruketa&Zinic&Grey.
announced 3/16/2017 via BusinessWire

First Data Corporation, will acquire Acculynk

synopsis: First Data, a leader in commerce-enabling technology, has entered into an agreement to acquire Acculynk, a leading Atlanta-based technology company that delivers eCommerce solutions for debit card acceptance. Acculynk’s unique debit routing technology allows merchants to process online debit payments through the most cost-effective debit network.
closed 3/16/2017 via PR Newswire

Boomi, acquired ManyWho, Inc.

synopsis: Dell Boomi, the world's leading cloud integration platform, announced it has acquired ManyWho, a unified cloud and low-code development platform. ManyWho simplifies workflow automation and allows businesses and developers to turn business processes into rich software applications to connect employees, customers and core systems.
closed 3/16/2017 via PR Newswire

PhotoFlight Aerial Media, acquired Notadrone.com

synopsis: PhotoFlight Aerial Media,the leading national commercial drone service provider offering state of the art FAA authorized UAV aerial media services, announced it has acquired Stribog Media LLC, operating as www.notadrone.com. Notadrone.com is is a drone operator providing aerial UAV videography and photography for businesses.
closed 3/16/2017 via PR Newswire

PhotoFlight Aerial Media, acquired 500 Feet Drones, LLC

synopsis: PhotoFlight Aerial Media, the leading national commercial drone service provider offering state of the art FAA authorized UAV aerial media services, announced it has acquired 500 Feet Drones, LLC. 500 Feet Drones is a drone aerial media company offering businesses with extraordinary aerial photography.
announced 3/16/2017 via BusinessWire

PVH Corp., will acquire True&Co

synopsis: PVH Corp. announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire True&Co., a direct-to-consumer intimate apparel e-commerce retailer. True&Co. is changing the way women shop online by redesigning the art of bra shopping. It uses a proprietary fit quiz to recommend bras and other intimates that will best fit the responding consumer.
*Price paid does not equal Enterprise Value as the buyer aqcuired less than 100% of target
announced 3/9/2017 via BusinessWire

Telestream, Inc., will acquire IneoQuest Technologies

synopsis: Telestream, a leading provider of digital media tools and workflow solutions, announced its agreement to acquire IneoQuest, the global leader in video quality monitoring and analytics solutions for content distribution across managed and unmanaged networks.
buyer parent:Genstar Capital LLC
buyer: Telestream, Inc.
Telestream provides world-class live and on-demand digital video tools and workflow solutions that allow consumers and businesses to transform video on the desktop and across the enterprise. Telestream products span the entire digital media lifecycle.
target: IneoQuest Technologies
IneoQuest is the global leader in video quality monitoring and analytics solutions for content distribution across managed and unmanaged networks. Their solutions can tell customers if content was prepared correctly, & if it was delivered properly over managed & unmanaged networks to their viewers.
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closed 3/9/2017 via PR Newswire

Rokt, acquired CalReply

synopsis: ROKT, the transaction marketing company, has acquired CalReply, the leader in calendar marketing solutions. CalReply handles calendar marketing for many of the world's biggest brands, including ESPN, FOX, MLB, NASCAR, & UFC, among others. Under terms of the agreement, CalReply becomes an operating unit of ROKT maintaining the strong CalReply brand.
closed 3/9/2017 via BNC Analysis

StradaMarketing S.A., acquired Facett & Création - SAS

synopsis: Marketing group Marketeo, the holding company of the operational marketing agency Strada Marketing, and based in Lyon, bought the service of hostess service Facett & Création. Facett & Création, based in France, is an agency for the provision of personnel, specializing in events, based in Paris and Bordeaux.
announced 3/9/2017 via Company Press Release

AcuityAds Inc., will acquire Visible Measures Corporation

synopsis: AcuityAds Holdings Inc., a technology leader that provides targeted digital media solutions enabling advertisers to connect intelligently with audiences, is pleased to announce that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Visible Measures Corporation, a Boston-based programmatic platform provider for analytics-led video advertising.
closed 3/8/2017 via BNC Analysis

Pineapple PR merged with The Red Republic,

synopsis: Gold Coast PR firm Pineappple PR has announced it has merged with PR and brand experience agency The Red Republic. Some Pineapple PR clients include the Holiday Inn Express, The Marriott and Paradox Coffee Roasters.
closed 3/8/2017 via Company Press Release

Kaiken Entertainment Ltd, purchased Animation Studio and Publishing business from Rovio Entertainment ltd.

synopsis: Kaiken Entertainment, a entertainment company specializing in storytelling through film, apps, streaming video and publishing, has purchased Rovio's TV animation studio in Vancouver and Rovio's book publishing business. The two assets have made a variety of animations and books about Rovio's most well know franchise, Angry Birds.
announced 3/8/2017 via Reuters

Internet Media Services S.A., will acquire Pixel Inspiration

synopsis: Internet Media Services S.A. (IMS), a leader in providing specialized Sensory Marketing services in Poland, is acquiring Pixel Inspiration, the UK’s leading implementer of digital signage and out of home media solutions.
announced 3/8/2017 via Reuters

Print The Future, will acquire Kabuni Ltd

synopsis: Print the Future, a company whose platform enables community members to design, 3D print, recycle & make a positive impact across the globe, is acquiring the operating units of Kabuni, a community-driven marketplace for home designers, local makers, and design lovers, where every purchase makes an impact.
closed 3/8/2017 via BNC Analysis

The Q Kapital Group Corp., acquired DontMissMortgage.com

synopsis: Miami-based commercial and residential mortgage lender specializing in financing for foreign nationals, The Q Kapital Group Corp., has acquired the online mortgage content network, DontMissMortgage.com. The website features a variety of digital content that serve as an educational resource for those in the mortgage and real estate industry.
announced 3/8/2017 via BNC Analysis

Google Inc., will acquire Kaggle

synopsis: Google is acquiring Kaggle, a platform that hosts data science and machine learning competitions. The platform allows companies, researchers, government and other organizations to post their modeling problems and have data professionals and researchers compete to produce the best solutions.
closed 3/8/2017 via BNC Analysis

Pinterest, acquired Jelly Industries, Inc.

synopsis: Pinterest has acquired Jelly, the startup co-founded by Twitter co-founder Biz Stone and Ben Finkel in 2014 as a “human-powered search engine” — essentially an app that let people ask questions and get crowdsourced replies from their friends and friends of friends.
announced 3/8/2017 via GlobeNewswire

KEYW Corporation, will acquire Sotera Defense Solutions, Inc.

synopsis: The KeyW Holding Corporation announced that its wholly-owned operating company, The KeyW Corporation, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Sotera Defense Solutions (Sotera) in an all-cash transaction. Sotera is an agile, national security tech company that delivers innovative solutions & services for the defense & intelligence communities.
announced 3/8/2017 via BNC Analysis

3G Productions, Inc., will acquire Beachsound, Inc.

synopsis: 3G Productions, Inc., a Las Vegas-based event production company, will acquire the assets of Beachsound, a full-service production company with one of the most extensive inventories of equipment in the region. It supplies high-end technical support for all facets of the entertainment and corporate event industries.
closed 3/8/2017 via PR Newswire

BumpClick LLC, acquired ViralNova

synopsis: BumpClick finalized the acquisition of all ViralNova assets, including the flagship property www.viralnova.com. Viralnova.com is the leading site for trending stories on the web.
announced 3/8/2017 via BNC Analysis

Denverite will be merged with Spirited Media, Inc.,

synopsis: Spirited Media, a company committed to finding a new editorial and business model for local journalism and runs the Billy Penn website in Philadelphia and the Incline in Pittsburgh, is merging with the firm that owns Denverite, a similar, all-local news site in Colorado that is aimed at millennials.
closed 3/8/2017 via Company Press Release

Gimmal LLC, acquired RecordLion, Inc.

synopsis: Gimmal LLC, the market leader in information governance and compliance software for SharePoint, and content services for SAP, announced the acquisition of RecordLion, Inc., an information governance and records management software company headquartered in St. Louis, MO.
closed 3/8/2017 via Company Press Release

Haspa Next GmbH, acquired Heute in Hamburg

synopsis: The popular mobile leisure guide HEUTE IN HAMBURG (HiH) has been acquired by Haspa Next GmbH, the innovation laboratory of the Haspa Group. The HiH team will be taken over and will develop a new mobile service with the digital specialists of Haspa Next.
closed 3/8/2017 via BNC Analysis

Kaplan, Inc., acquired Red Marker

synopsis: Kaplan, a premier provider of educational services for individuals, schools, and businesses worldwide, has acquired Red Marker, a company that is pioneering the application of machine learning and artificial intelligence to the world of regulatory compliance. Its Artemis system is already being used in Westpac Banking Corp.
closed 3/8/2017 via BNC Analysis

Ivanhoe Pictures merged with Sidney Kimmel Entertainment,

synopsis: Sidney Kimmel Entertainment, the Hollywood-based independent film finance and production company, and Ivanhoe Pictures, a Hong Kong-based motion picture and television financing and production entity that develops, produces, and acquires content for a global audience, have merged to form SK Global.
closed 3/8/2017 via PE Hub

BLR, acquired Navis Learning

synopsis: BLR®, a business unit of Simplify Compliance, has acquired Navis Learning, a provider of award-winning custom learning and development solutions. Navis Learning brings a complete range of custom learning solutions to the acquisition, complementing the breadth of content offered through BLR’s existing TrainingToday platform.
*Price paid does not equal Enterprise Value as the buyer aqcuired less than 100% of target

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