Like Newsfusion Ltd.

closed 5/26/2021 via BNC Analysis

Loyal Foundry, Inc., acquired Newsfusion Ltd.

synopsis: Loyal Foundry, a global consumer mobile application publisher and development firm, has acquired Israel-based Newsfusion Ltd., a news and sports information aggregation platform with 150 live apps in Apple and Android app stores. The acquisition expands Loyal Foundry's app portfolio to over 175 live apps globally.
buyer: Loyal Foundry, Inc.
Loyal Foundry is a global consumer mobile application publisher and development firm. Loyal Foundry builds and acquires high-quality mobile apps that provide tons of value and make people’s lives easier and more enjoyable. "
target: Newsfusion Ltd.
Based in Israel, Newsfusion is a news and sports information aggregation platform with 150 live apps in Apple and Android app stores. The platform, based on human-centered algorithmic curation, is dedicated to helping users find information quickly and efficiently.
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closed 6/12/2019 via BNC Analysis

The Hollywood Reporter, acquired ZIG Media

synopsis: Billboard-Hollywood Reporter Media Group has acquired startup news app Zig. ZIG is a mobile media technology company that creates products which transform and disrupt the global media landscape. Zig will now be part of a news group that includes brands The Hollywood Reporter, Billboard, Spin, Vibe and Stereogum.
buyer parent: Valence Media
buyer: The Hollywood Reporter
The Hollywood Reporter (THR) is an American digital and print magazine, and website, which focuses on the Hollywood film, television, and entertainment industries. It was founded in 1930 as a daily trade paper, and in 2010 switched to a weekly large-format print magazine with a revamped website. "
target: ZIG Media
ZIG is a mobile media technology company that creates products which transform and disrupt the global media landscape. ZIG enables people to consume, share, and react to content in a way that prioritizes images and video over words.
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closed 8/31/2015 via PR Newswire

Sinclair Broadcast Group, acquired Circa 1605, Inc.

synopsis: Sinclair Broadcast Group, the largest and one of the most diversified television broadcasting companies in the country, acquired the assets of Circa 1605, a company that develops a mobile application for reading news, in August of 2015.
buyer: Sinclair Broadcast Group (SBGI:$5,943.00)
Sinclair is the largest and one of the most diversified television broadcasting companies in the country. The Company owns, operates and/or provides services to 172 television stations in 81 markets, broadcasting 432 channels and affiliations with all the major networks. "
target: Circa 1605, Inc.
Circa 1605, Inc. develops a mobile application for reading news. Circa is a media organization that enables readers to more easily consume, engage with, and follow the day’s news by delivering comprehensive yet to-the-point coverage in a format tailored specifically for mobile lifestyles.
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$0.80
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closed 9/23/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Publishers Clearing House, acquired Topix LLC

synopsis: Publishers Clearing House (PCH), a leading digital entertainment and commerce destination for millions of US consumers, announced the acquisition of Topix, a destination for highly engaging quizzes and slideshows focused on entertainment, celebrities, pop culture, and current events.
buyer: Publishers Clearing House
Publishers Clearing House has been a leader in direct marketing and chance-to-win opportunities since 1953. As consumers have evolved to online, and now mobile media and entertainment consumption, PCH has also evolved its offerings as well. "
target: Topix LLC
Topix is a technology company focusing on entertainment such as celebrities, pop culture, the offbeat, health, current events, and more. Every month, more than 25 million highly engaged users spend an average of 7 minutes per session browsing Topix's growing collection of high quality content.
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announced 3/28/2018 via BNC Analysis

Oath Inc., will acquire Yahoo!7 Pty Ltd.

synopsis: Seven West Media (SWM) has announced that Oath Inc. is to take full control of Yahoo7 by acquiring SWM’s 50 percent stake in the business. Yahoo7 is a premium media and publishing company which reaches nearly half of the Australian population every month.
buyer parent: Verizon Communications
buyer: Oath Inc.
Oath, a subsidiary of Verizon, is a values-led company committed to building brands people love. They reach one billion people around the world with a dynamic house of media and technology brands. Oath brands include Yahoo, AOL, HuffPost, Engadget, TechCrunch, Tumblr, MAKERS and the Build Series. "
target parent: Seven West Media Limited
target: Yahoo!7 Pty Ltd.
Yahoo7 is a premium media and publishing company in the ANZ market, which reaches nearly half of the Australian population every month. Yahoo7 aims to bring all the best articles in news, entertainment and lifestyle in the one place.
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closed 3/16/2016 via BNC Analysis

Newscron SA, acquired Newscron SA

synopsis: In a management buyout, Peter Hogenkamp has acquired the majority of shares of Newscron SA in Lugano. The number of shareholders has been reduced to five, the company is planning to move to Zurich in the near future. Newscron offers a large number of newspapers, blogs, websites and other information.
buyer: Newscron SA
Newscron offers a large number of newspapers, blogs, websites and other information. Unlike other aggregators, Newscron has a unique algorithm which is able to filter and organize the news semantically. "
target: Newscron SA
Newscron offers a large number of newspapers, blogs, websites and other information. Unlike other aggregators, Newscron has a unique algorithm which is able to filter and organize the news semantically.
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announced 3/20/2015 via Company Press Release

Hubert Burda Media, will purchase TOMORROW FOCUS Publishing GmbH from Tomorrow Focus AG

synopsis: Tomorrow Focus AG signed an agreement with Burda Digital GmbH covering the sale of TOMORROW FOCUS Publishing GmbH, which is home to the TOMORROW FOCUS Group’s publishing activities including the news portal FOCUS Online; the German-language edition of The Huffington Post, a news portal and platform for blogs; and more.
buyer: Hubert Burda Media
Responsible for over 400 print and digital consumer brands, Hubert Burda Media is one of Germany's largest media groups. It publishes more than 320 magazines around the globe. Burda has 165 million users, approximately 40 million paying consumers and 43,000 advertisers. "
seller: Tomorrow Focus AG (DB:TFA:$90.36)
TOMORROW FOCUS Publishing GmbH is the publishing segment of Tomorrow Focus AG. It includes TOMORROW FOCUS Media GmbH (one of Germany’s leading digital marketing providers) and TOMORROW FOCUS News+ GmbH, which operates a number of Internet portals such as the news journalism site FOCUS Online.
price ($mm)
$32
rev ($mm)
$31
EBITDA ($mm)
$4
EV / rev
1.0x
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8.6x
closed 8/13/2013 via BNC Analysis

Meir Gal, acquired Behadrey Haredim Ltd.

synopsis: Behadrey Haredim, a Haredi Internet site and forum board, has been purchased by advertising executive Meir Gal. The new owner intends on expanding the site’s activities to overseas markets.
buyer: Meir Gal
Meir Gal is the son of pioneeering Haredi ad man Benny Gal, who built Gal-Oren BSD into one of the largest advertising agencies catering to Israel's Haredi sector. "
target: Behadrey Haredim Ltd.
Behadrey Haredim Ltd. is a Haredi web portal founded in 2002 was originally a forum board for controversial topics within Israel's Haredi community. Currently they are a web portal for general content and news.
price ($mm)
$2.81
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$1
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announced 8/6/2013 via BusinessWire

Modern Times Group MTG AB, will acquire Darik News Ltd.

synopsis: Modern Times Group MTG AB, the international entertainment broadcasting group, announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire 70% of the merged assets of Darik News and Net Info in Bulgaria from Darik Radio, the Bulgarian commercial radio operator. Darik News operates a wide range of websites including news, sports news; and weather.
buyer: Modern Times Group MTG AB (MTG B:$461.70)
Modern Times Group (MTG) is an international entertainment broadcasting group with operations that span four continents and include free-TV, pay-TV, radio and content production businesses. "
target parent: Darik Radio AD
target: Darik News Ltd.
Darik News operates a wide range of websites including news site dariknews.bg; sports news site gong.bg; and weather site vremeto.bg. Net Info operates the email platform abv.bg; video clip site vbox7.com; sports news site sportni.bg; weather site sinoptik.bg; and entertainment news site edna.bg.
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closed 4/19/2013 via BNC Analysis

Darik News, acquired Net Info.BG AD

synopsis: Darik News announced that it is expected to acquire Net Info. Darik News Ltd. includes a total of 15 sites, including dariknews.bg, sportsgong.bg, and darikfinanse.bg. Net Info.BG AD operates as an informational and entertaining on-line company in Bulgaria. It provides portals, search engines, e-shops, and sports portals.
buyer parent: Darik Radio AD
buyer: Darik News
Darik News offers online news services in Bulgarian language. Dariknews.bg offers topics in the form of text, pictures, and radio newscasts from Darik Radio. Darik News Ltd. includes a total of 15 sites, including dariknews.bg, sportsgong.bg, and darikfinanse.bg. "
target parent: Sanoma Oyj
target: Net Info.BG AD
Net Info.BG AD operates as an informational and entertaining on-line company in Bulgaria. Its sites offer consumers digital daily routine, news, entertainment, and search. The company is based in Sofia, Bulgaria and operates as a subsidiary of Sanoma Magazines International B.V.
price ($mm)
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$5
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0.0x
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closed 7/16/2012 via GlobeNewswire

National Broadcasting Co. Inc., acquired Msnbc Digital Network

synopsis: NBC News President Steve Capus announced that NBC News is now the full owner and operator of Msnbc Digital Network, which includes msnbc.com, TODAY.com, NightlyNews.com, BreakingNews.com, Newsvine.com, EveryBlock.com, and the existing apps and digital extensions of these respective properties.
buyer parent: Comcast Corporation
buyer: National Broadcasting Co. Inc.
The National Broadcasting Company (NBC) is an American commercial broadcasting television network. The network is part of the media company NBCUniversal, which is a joint venture of Comcast and General Electric since 2011. "
target parent: Microsoft Corporation
target: Msnbc Digital Network
MSNBC Interactive News LLC, an online channel, provides health, entertainment, business, and science/technology news. It also operates an online news site, which offers print and multimedia content.
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$295 [$195]*
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closed 11/25/2011 via BNC Analysis

Andre d.o.o, acquired Novi List d.d

synopsis: Andre d.o.o has acquired Novi List d.d, a Croatian newspaper company. Novi List d.d also provides news through its website, novilist.hr.
buyer: Andre d.o.o
Andre d.o.o is a Croatian company. "
target: Novi List d.d
Based in Croatia, Novi List d.d provides information on news and current events through its newspaper and website.
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$15*
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closed 5/4/2011 via Market Wire

Datran Media, acquired Allvoices, Inc.

synopsis: Datran Media, a leading digital marketing technology company, announced the acquisition of Allvoices, Inc., one of the world's largest social news sites with over 460,000 contributors and approximately 10 million unique visitors per month.
buyer: Datran Media
Datran Media is an award-winning technology and marketing company that leading brands, agencies and publishers depend on to discover, reach and retain their ideal audiences across all digital media channels. "
target: Allvoices, Inc.
Allvoices, Inc. is one of the world's largest social news sites. Using a set of proprietary algorithms, Allvoices utilizes professional and online news sources, blogs, images and videos to determine relevancy, foster credibility and maintain openness with each contribution made to the site.
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closed 1/24/2011 via BusinessWire

UberMedia, acquired Mixx.com

synopsis: UberMedia, the leading independent provider of applications for reading and posting to Twitter and other social media platforms, has announced its acquisition of Mixx.com. Mixx.com has been a leader in curating social content into channels of information that enable users to find content and people who are relevant to their interests.
buyer parent: Idealab Capital Partners
buyer: UberMedia
UberMedia is a developer of applications and web-based services that make it easier for users to find, follow, and communicate with others on Twitter and other social media platforms. UberMedia applications include UberTwitter, Echofon, and Twidroyd. "
target: Mixx.com
Recommended Reading, Inc. operates as social news Web site Mixx.com in the United States. It offers online news, information, photos, videos, business, entertainment, sports, life, health, technology, science, and fun related information. Recommended Reading, Inc. is based in McLean, Virginia.
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closed 3/25/2010 via New York Times

Lebedev Holdings, Ltd., acquired The Independent

synopsis: Alexander Lebedev, a Russian billionaire, struck a long-awaited deal to buy The Independent newspaper, little more than a year after he acquired another of Britain’s respected major papers, The Evening Standard of London.
buyer: Lebedev Holdings, Ltd.
Lebedev Holdings Ltd. is a company formed by Alexander Lebedev and his son, Evgeny Lebedev. Alexander Evgenievich Lebedev is a Russian billionaire, listed by Forbes magazine as the 358th richest person in the world in 2008. "
target parent: Independent News & Media PLC
target: The Independent
The Independent is a British newspaper, nicknamed the Indy, while the Sunday edition, The Independent on Sunday, is the Sindy. The Independent is one of the youngest UK national daily newspapers. The daily edition was named National Newspaper of the Year at the 2004 British Press Awards.
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closed 9/2/2009 via PR Newswire

Examiner.com, acquired NowPublic Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: Examiner.com, the insider source for everything local, has acquired Vancouver-based NowPublic, a pioneer in user-generated content and the largest participatory news network in the world. Examiner.com will leverage NowPublic's innovative search and publishing technology to solidify its leadership position in providing local news and information.
buyer parent: The Anschutz Company
buyer: Examiner.com
Clarity Digital Group, d/b/a Examiner.com, serves 109 markets across the country and is the insider source for everything local. Examiner.com's content is contributed by Examiners; passionate, informed, and knowledgeable local influencers. "
target: NowPublic Technologies, Inc.
NowPublic is a crowd-sourced, participatory news network that mobilizes an army of reporters to cover the events that define our world. In its short history, the company has become the largest news organization of its kind with contributing reporters in more than 6000 cities and 160 countries.
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closed 6/18/2008 via BNC Analysis

Village NetMedia Inc., acquired Courier Publications, LLC.

synopsis: Village NetMedia has agreed to purchase Courier Publications, a wholly owned subsidiary of Terms of the transaction, which include six weekly newspapers across Maine, were not disclosed. Cribb, Greene & Associates brokered the deal.
buyer: Village NetMedia Inc.
Village NetMedia Inc. is a newspaper publishing house based in Rockland, Maine. It operates the Web site VillageSoup and two community newspapers. "
target parent: Crescent Publishing Co.
target: Courier Publications, LLC.
Courier Publications, LLC. publishes newspapers along with operating as a news portal.
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closed 9/4/2007 via

Knight Ridder New Media, purchased 51 websites from MediaNews Group Inc.

synopsis: The Real Cities Network the nation's largest network of local news websites, has expanded its network with the addition of 51 websites owned and operated by MediaNews Group, the fourth-largest newspaper company in the United States. MediaNews Group operates 82 local newspaper websites nationwide.
buyer parent: The McClatchy Company
buyer: Knight Ridder New Media
The Real Cities Network is the largest national network of local news websites and is operated by McClatchy Interactive. More than 1,500 newspapers are members of the network, representing some of the largest newspaper companies in the industry and more than 80 DMAs. "
seller: MediaNews Group Inc.
MediaNews Group is one of the largest newspaper companies in the United States. We are privately owned and operate 57 daily newspapers in 12 states with combined daily and Sunday circulation of approximately 2.6 million and 2.9 million, respectively.
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closed 7/15/2020 via BNC Analysis

RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group, acquired Editorji

synopsis: RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group, one of the most revered business conglomerates in India, has acquired a 51% stake in Editorji Technologies Pvt Ltd, a video-based news app in India. Editorji provides users with news videos that are personalized to their preferences. They offer the latest news from the world of politics, business, sports, health and more.
buyer: RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group
RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group (RPSG) is one of the most revered business conglomerates in India. RPSG has interests across diverse business sectors, including power and energy, carbon black manufacturing, retail, IT-enabled services, FMCG, media and entertainment, and agriculture. "
target: Editorji
Editorji is a video-based news app in India. Editorji provides users with news videos that are personalized to their tastes and preferences. They offer the latest news from the world of politics, business, sports, entertainment, food, fashion, travel, technology, health and more.
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announced 11/20/2020 via BNC Analysis

BuzzFeed, will acquire HuffPost

synopsis: BuzzFeed, the leading social news organization, is acquiring HuffPost from Verizon Media. HuffPost (formerly The Huffington Post) is an American news aggregator and blog, with localized and international editions.
buyer: BuzzFeed
BuzzFeed is the leading social news organization, intensely focused on delivering high-quality original reporting, insight, and viral content across a rapidly expanding array of subject areas. "
target parent: Verizon Communications
target: HuffPost
HuffPost (formerly The Huffington Post) is an American news aggregator and blog, with localized and international editions. The site offers news, satire, blogs and original content, and covers politics, business, entertainment, environment, technology, popular media, lifestyle, and more.
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closed 5/26/2021 via BNC Analysis

Loyal Foundry, Inc., acquired Newsfusion Ltd.

synopsis: Loyal Foundry, a global consumer mobile application publisher and development firm, has acquired Israel-based Newsfusion Ltd., a news and sports information aggregation platform with 150 live apps in Apple and Android app stores. The acquisition expands Loyal Foundry's app portfolio to over 175 live apps globally.
buyer: Loyal Foundry, Inc.
Loyal Foundry is a global consumer mobile application publisher and development firm. Loyal Foundry builds and acquires high-quality mobile apps that provide tons of value and make people’s lives easier and more enjoyable. "
target: Newsfusion Ltd.
Based in Israel, Newsfusion is a news and sports information aggregation platform with 150 live apps in Apple and Android app stores. The platform, based on human-centered algorithmic curation, is dedicated to helping users find information quickly and efficiently.
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closed 5/26/2021 via BNC Analysis

Loyal Foundry, Inc., acquired Newsfusion Ltd.

synopsis: Loyal Foundry, a global consumer mobile application publisher and development firm, has acquired Israel-based Newsfusion Ltd., a news and sports information aggregation platform with 150 live apps in Apple and Android app stores. The acquisition expands Loyal Foundry's app portfolio to over 175 live apps globally.
buyer: Loyal Foundry, Inc.
Loyal Foundry is a global consumer mobile application publisher and development firm. Loyal Foundry builds and acquires high-quality mobile apps that provide tons of value and make people’s lives easier and more enjoyable. "
target: Newsfusion Ltd.
Based in Israel, Newsfusion is a news and sports information aggregation platform with 150 live apps in Apple and Android app stores. The platform, based on human-centered algorithmic curation, is dedicated to helping users find information quickly and efficiently.
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announced 4/13/2021 via GlobeNewswire

OBITX, will acquire Mercury, Inc.

synopsis: OBITX, Inc., an advanced software development and services company specializing in blockchain technologies and decentralized processing, is to acquire Mercury, Inc., an engineering firm that offers services in software and web development, mobile app development, technology consultation, database analytics, and more.
buyer: OBITX (OTCPK:OBTX:$0.06)
Headquartered in Fleming Island, Florida, OBITX, Inc. is an advanced software development and services company specializing in blockchain technologies and decentralized processing. "
target: Mercury, Inc.
Mercury, Inc. is an engineering firm that works with all sizes of customers and project types. They off services in software and web development, mobile app development, technology consultation, database analytics, and more.
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$2.10
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closed 11/21/2019 via Company Press Release

WillowTree, LLC, acquired Dynamit

synopsis: WillowTree, LLC and Dynamit Technologies, LLC, both leading Digital Product Agencies focused on designing and delivering mobile, web and voice applications, announced they have agreed to combine forces to create the largest independent agency of its type in the US.
buyer: WillowTree, LLC
WillowTree helps their clients realize the potential of rapidly evolving mobile technologies, from developing a mobile strategy to launching mobile products. They specialize in App Development, Web Development, OTT Development, Digital Product Strategy, Digital Product Design, Growth and more. "
target: Dynamit
Dynamit, founded in 2004, specializes in the design and development of web and mobile applications. Their services include Website Design, Digital Strategy, Website Development, Mobile App Development, Software Consulting and more.
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closed 7/18/2019 via PR Web

Point B Solutions, acquired Three North Agency

synopsis: Point B Solutions, a full service fulfillment company, has acquired Three North Agency, a software development company. Three North builds custom applications that drive sales and marketing performance. Three North offers web app development, mobile app development, technology integrations, project management solutions, and more.
buyer: Point B Solutions
Point B Solutions is a full service fulfillment company. Point B Solutions offers warehouse and fulfillment services including custom kitting and assembly for B2B and B2C businesses. The company also offers services for promotional merchandise, commercial printing, and e-commerce storefronts. "
target: Three North Agency
Three North is a software development company. Three North builds custom applications that drive sales and marketing performance. Three North offers web app development, mobile app development, technology integrations, project management solutions, marketing consulting, and creative services.
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closed 7/3/2019 via BNC Analysis

VR Equitypartner, acquired SIGNON Österreich GmbH

synopsis: VR Equitypartner GmbH, one of the leading private equity financiers in Germany, Austria and Switzerland, has acquired a majority stake in SIGNON Österreich GmbH from TÜV SÜD, a safety and sustainability solutions provider. SIGNON is a Vienna-based IT service provider specializing in mobility, infrastructure, and digitization.
buyer: VR Equitypartner
VR Equitypartner is one of the leading private equity financiers in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. The firm supports medium-sized family companies on a target-driven basis. VR Equitypartner's portfolio comprises around 100 investments with an investment volume of EUR 500 million. "
target parent: TUV SUD
target: SIGNON Österreich GmbH
SIGNON is a Vienna-based IT service provider specializing in mobility, infrastructure, and digitization. SIGNON accompany their clients along the whole IT value chain. Their services include consulting, business software development, safety, artificial intelligence, mobile apps, and operations.
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closed 6/20/2019 via BNC Analysis

KSM Consulting, acquired Connect Think, LLC

synopsis: KSM Consulting, a technology, data, and management consulting firm, has acquired Connect Think, a software development company that specializes in mobile apps, custom software development and information technology consulting. Connect Think develops best-in-class, integrated solutions for web, mobile, and desktop platforms.
buyer parent: Renovus Capital
buyer: KSM Consulting
Indianapolis-based KSM Consulting, LLC (KSMC) is a technology, data, and management consulting firm. KSMC works in both the public and private sectors across all industries to help clients fulfill their missions, meet their goals, and solve their toughest challenges. "
target: Connect Think, LLC
Connect Think is a software development company that specializes in mobile apps, custom software development and information technology consulting. Connect Think develops best-in-class, integrated solutions for web, mobile, and desktop platforms.
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closed 6/19/2019 via BNC Analysis

Wings Travel Management, acquired Alchimea (Pty) Ltd

synopsis: Wings Travel Management, an independent global travel management company, has acquired Alchimea, a specialist software developer in South Africa and the UK. Alchimea provides application development solutions that deliver long-term business value. Their services include web-app development, mobile app development, system integrations and more.
buyer: Wings Travel Management
Wings Travel Management is an independent global travel management company. Wing specialises in Oil and Gas, Marine and Corporate travel. Wings creates bespoke travel programmes for leading organisations. Wings manages their client's travel needs in almost every country around the globe. "
target: Alchimea (Pty) Ltd
Alchimea is a specialist software developer in South Africa and the UK. Alchimea provides application development solutions that deliver long-term business value. Their services include web-app development, mobile app development, system integrations, solution consulting, and more.
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closed 4/24/2019 via Company Press Release

Keywords Studios, acquired Wizcorp

synopsis: Ireland's Keywords Studios, the international technical services provider to the global video games industry, has acquired Wizcorp, a Tokyo-based game development company focused on providing end-to-end services for games, including conception, development, production, and live operations.
buyer: Keywords Studios (AIM:KWS:$451.13)
Ireland’s Keywords Studios is an international technical services provider to the global video games industry. It provides integrated art creation, software engineering, testing, localization, audio and customer care services to a blue-chip client base. "
target parent: Ankama
target: Wizcorp
Based in Tokyo, Japan, Wizcorp develops games mainly in the mobile space, with particular expertise in HTML5 and other mobile technologies. Wizcorp has provided game development as a service to Japanese publishers and developers including LINE, Square Enix, Avex and Yahoo Japan.
price ($mm)
$1.07
rev ($mm)
$3
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EV / rev
0.4x
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closed 9/5/2018 via BNC Analysis

Marcus Thomas LLC, acquired Devs United

synopsis: Marcus Thomas, a fully integrated marketing communications agency, has acquired Devs United, a customer engagement technology company that provides solutions based on the Salesforce platform. Devs United's customer engagement services include Salesforce Marketing Cloud consulting, Salesforce Sales and Service Cloud integrations, and more.
buyer: Marcus Thomas LLC
Marcus Thomas is a fully integrated marketing communications agency focused on audience insight, idea generation and alternative delivery. Marcus Thomas helps their clients find new ways to solve old problems. Their clients include Akron Children's Hospital, Diebold, Quanex, NESTLE, and more. "
target: Devs United
Devs United is a customer engagement technology company that provides solutions based on the Salesforce platform. Devs United offers a range of customer engagement services, including Salesforce Marketing Cloud consulting and implementation, Salesforce Sales and Service Cloud integrations, and more.
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announced 8/15/2018 via Yahoo, Inc.

ITbook Co.LTD., will acquire RINET Co., Ltd.

synopsis: ITbook Co., LTD., Japanese provider information technology consulting and system development services, will acquire RINET Co., Ltd., a Japanese information technology company. RINET provides web application development and mobile application development services.
buyer: ITbook Co.LTD. (TSE:3742:$47.02)
ITbook Co., LTD. is Japanese provider information technology (IT) consulting and system development services. ITbook helps businesses utilize IT to become more efficient and successful. ITbook offers their services to the government, independent agencies, private companies, and financial companies. "
target: RINET Co., Ltd.
Founded in 1999, RINET Co., Ltd. is a Japanese information technology company. RINET provides web application development and mobile application development services. RINET has helped many businesses create apps for the PC, iOS, and Android platforms.
price ($mm)
$0.90
rev ($mm)
$3
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closed 7/25/2018 via Company Press Release

Netguru Sp. z o.o., acquired BitCraft Sp. z o.o.

synopsis: Netguru, a provider of web development, mobile development, and product design services in Poland, has acquired BitCraft, a Polish company that creates innovative software. BitCraft specializes in designing and deploying custom software for desktop, mobile, and web interfaces.
buyer: Netguru Sp. z o.o.
Netguru is a provider of web development, mobile development, and product design services in Poland. Netguru builds innovative digital products to improve the world through software. The company has worked with top startups and Fortune 500 companies on over 170 projects. "
target: BitCraft Sp. z o.o.
BitCraft is a Polish company that creates innovative software. They specialize in designing and deploying custom software for desktop, mobile, and web interfaces. BitCraft also offers a conference booking and managing app for tablets and a mobile app that alerts the elderly of unwanted drug intake.
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closed 7/18/2018 via BNC Analysis

Taiyo Holdings Co., Ltd., acquired Thou-Management Corporation

synopsis: Taiyo Holdings Co., Ltd., a Japanese provider of solder resist products, has acquired Thou-Management Corporation (Thou), a Japanese company that provides system engineering and integration services. Thou specializes in mobile app development and business systems development. The company also offers dispatching services for system engineers.
buyer: Taiyo Holdings Co., Ltd. (TSE:4626:$493.19)
Founded in 1953, Taiyo Holdings Co., Ltd. is a Japanese provider of solder resist products. The company manufactures and sells chemical products for the electronics industry. Their products are used to protect the surface of printed wiring boards and flat panel displays. "
target: Thou-Management Corporation
Founded in 2001, Thou-Management Corporation (Thou) is a Japanese company that provides system engineering and integration services. Thou specializes in mobile app development and business systems development. The company also offers dispatching services for system engineers.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$2
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/30/2018 via BNC Analysis

Concept Safety Systems (Holdings) Pty Ltd, acquired Locatrix Communications

synopsis: Concept Safety Systems, one of Australia’s leading emergency management, safety and compliance technology businesses, has acquired Locatrix Communications, an Australian provider of mobile app and web development services. Locatrix creates mobile application experiences that engage subscribers and generate ARPU growth for their clients.
buyer: Concept Safety Systems (Holdings) Pty Ltd
Concept Safety Systems is an Australian-owned & globally focused company that specialises in innovative & smart solutions for fire safety, emergency & site induction. They offer the world’s best online & interactive approach to training, with programs. "
target: Locatrix Communications
Locatrix Communications is an Australian provider of mobile app and web development services. Locatrix develops solutions that provide creative ways to solve their client's problems. They create mobile application experiences that engage subscribers and generate revenue for their clients.
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closed 11/8/2017 via Company Press Release

RightPoint Consulting LLC, acquired Raizlabs

synopsis: Rightpoint, an independent customer experience agency, has acquired Raizlabs, a leading mobile innovation and emerging technologies firm. Raizlabs have been designing software and applications for over 12 years and have brought their experience in producing high-quality, memorable applications to millions of mobile devices.
buyer: RightPoint Consulting LLC
Rightpoint is an independent customer experience agency with technology at their core. They create seamless digital experiences driven by insight, strategy, technology, and design to evolve the way their clients do business. "
target: Raizlabs
Raizlabs is a full service mobile app development company providing strategy, design and development. They have been designing software and applications for over 12 years and have brought their experience in producing high-quality, memorable applications to millions of mobile devices.
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closed 10/25/2017 via BNC Analysis

Netrix, LLC, acquired Empressem Technologies India Pvt Ltd

synopsis: Netrix, a full service IT provider that designs, implements, and supports technology solutions, has acquired Empressem Technologies, a leading end to end mobility service provider. Empressem Technologies' services include web application development, iOS & Android application development, and Augmented Reality Applications.
buyer: Netrix, LLC
Netrix is a full service IT provider that designs, implements, and supports technology solutions. The company specializes in network infrastructure, security, software development, systems services, unified communications, mobility, cloud and managed services. "
target: Empressem Technologies India Pvt Ltd
Empressem Technologies is a leading end to end mobility service provider. Their wide and diverse portfolio includes web application development, iOS & Android application development, Vistas Visitors Management, Learning Management System (LMS), and Augmented Reality Applications.
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closed 10/4/2017 via Company Press Release

KPMG International, acquired Terria Mobile

synopsis: KPMG has acquired Terria Mobile, a software developer specializing in mobile solutions and products that has enjoyed major international success. With its acquisition of Terria Mobile, KPMG is gaining additional conceptual, consulting and implementation expertise in digital process design.
buyer: KPMG International
KPMG is a global network of professional firms providing Audit, Tax and Advisory services. They have 189,000 outstanding professionals working together to deliver value in 152 countries. "
target: Terria Mobile
With decades of software development experience, Terria Mobile has been 100% focused on mobile applications for years. They are mobile-oriented development, implementation and marketing specialists that offer a comprehensive portfolio of products and services all around mobile applications.
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closed 2/26/2016 via BNC Analysis

MercadoLibre, acquired Monits

synopsis: Mercado Libre, Latin America’s leading e-commerce technology company, has acquired Monits, a young company based in Buenos Aires with clients all a round the world. Montis is dedicated to developing many different applications for mobile devices.
buyer: MercadoLibre (MELI:$2,296.31)
MercadoLibre is Latin America’s leading e-commerce technology company. Through MercadoLibre.com and MercadoPago.com, it provides solutions to individuals and companies buying, selling, advertising, and paying for goods online. "
target: Monits
Monits is a young company based in Buenos Aires with clients all a round the world. Montis is dedicated to developing many different applications for mobile devices.
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closed 1/14/2016 via BNC Analysis

Webtise Ltd., acquired Apposing Limited

synopsis: Liverpool’s Apposing has been bought out by The Webtise Group. Apposing Ltd. is a dedicated application development studio that develops creative ideas-led native/web applications, forward thinking R&D technology projects and games for their clients.
buyer: Webtise Ltd.
The Webtise Group is a group of digital marketing, development and creative agencies including, Webtise, Metrics Mate, and more, as well as a strategic advisor to various online brands. "
target: Apposing Limited
Apposing Ltd. is a dedicated application development studio who develop creative ideas-led native/web applications, forward thinking R&D technology projects and games for their clients.
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closed 8/27/2015 via Yahoo, Inc.

Logient, Inc., acquired Mobilogie Inc.

synopsis: Logient, a Montreal-based leader in the development of custom software, has acquired Mobilogie, a firm specializing in the development of mobile solutions for businesses. This acquisition is part of Logient's growth plan and consolidates the turnkey services offering provided by the company since its founding in 1998.
buyer: Logient, Inc.
Founded in Montreal in 1998, Logient is a center of expertise in custom software, focused on value creation and value for money. Logient's expert team designs and manages every stage of the software life cycle in whole or in part, depending of the customer's needs. "
target: Mobilogie Inc.
Mobilogie specializes in the development of mobile solutions for businesses. Its services include strategy (research, opportunity analysis, positioning); design (user experience design, user interface design, product design); and development (prototyping, QA testing).
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announced 6/29/2015 via Reuters

SinnerSchrader AG, will acquire Swipe GmbH

synopsis: SinnerSchrader AG, a digital agency with a focus on e-commerce, strategy and communication, will acquire Swipe GmbH, a digital agency that creates solutions for the mobile era.
buyer: SinnerSchrader AG (XTRA:SZZ:$56.96)
SinnerSchrader is a digital agency with a focus on e-commerce, strategy and communication. SinnerSchrader offers a range of digital agency services: conception, design, development and operation of digital platforms, mobile apps, service design, campaigns, media, analytics and audience management. "
target: Swipe GmbH
Swipe is a digital studio that is comprised of consultants, concepters, designers, developers and marketers. Together they create solutions for the mobile era and serve brands such as Harrods, Red Bull, BMW, brand eins, Der Spiegel, Occhio and IWC.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$2
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/15/2015 via BNC Analysis

Snapdeal.com, acquired Letsgomo Labs LLP

synopsis: E-commerce marketplace Snapdeal, which is run by Delhi-based Jasper Infotech Pvt Ltd, has acquired Letsgomo, a mobility solutions company. Letsgomo—with expertise across mobile technologies, design and strategy—helps businesses build mobile strategies, conceptualise applications and mobile sites, among others.
buyer: Snapdeal.com
Snapdeal has become India’s largest online marketplace for businesses to reach sell their products to consumers nationwide, a model that the company pioneered in the Indian market. "
target: Letsgomo Labs LLP
Letsgomo believe mobile devices are going to change the way they live, they act, they do business and leave an ever lasting impact. They work hard to translate their beliefs into reality by helping businesses adapt to this change, and help them in creating their mobile strategy.
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