Like Panoptic Security, Inc.

closed 11/15/2012 via PR Newswire

Sysnet Global Solutions, acquired Panoptic Security, Inc.

synopsis: Sysnet Global Solutions announced that it has acquired Panoptic Security, Inc., the U.S. based provider of PCI DSS compliance validation services to small and mid-size merchants, ISOs, acquiring banks and credit card processors.
buyer: Sysnet Global Solutions
Sysnet Global Solutions provides payment card industry compliance services, specializing in PCI DSS compliance validation and merchant intelligence solutions. Sysnet offers a range of services, including its proprietary web based compliance management and merchant intelligence solution SysnetAIRTM. "
target: Panoptic Security, Inc.
Panoptic Security, Inc., headquartered in Salt Lake City, is a U.S. based provider of PCI DSS compliance validation software and services for small and mid-size merchants, ISOs, acquiring banks and credit card processors.
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announced 3/26/2021 via BNC Analysis

Fiserv, Inc., will acquire Pineapple Payments

synopsis: Fiserv, Inc. has inked a definitive deal to purchase Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania-based Pineapple Payments, a payments technology company that provides payment processing, proprietary technology, and omni-channel payment acceptance solutions for merchants of all shapes and sizes.
buyer: Fiserv, Inc. (FISV:$14,852.00)
Fiserv is a global leader in payments and financial technology. The company helps clients achieve best-in-class results through a commitment to innovation in areas including account processing and digital banking solutions, card issuer processing and network services, payments, and more. "
target: Pineapple Payments
Pineapple Payments is a payments technology company that provides payment processing, proprietary technology, and omni-channel payment acceptance solutions for merchants of all shapes and sizes. Its core payment gateway and suite of value-added payments tools are distributed by resellers nationwide.
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announced 3/11/2021 via Company Press Release

Lightspeed POS, will acquire Vend

synopsis: Lightspeed POS Inc., a provider of cloud-based, omnichannel commerce platforms, will acquire Vend Limited, a cloud-based retail management software company in New Zealand. Vend makes it easier for retailers to manage and grow their business. They offer solutions for POS, inventory management, payments, customer management, ecommerce, and more.
buyer: Lightspeed POS (TSX:LSPD:$221.73)
Lightspeed is a cloud-based commerce platform powering small and medium-sized businesses in over 100 countries around the world. It's an all-in-one solution that helps restaurants and retailers sell across channels, manage operations, engage with consumers, accept payments, and grow their business. "
target: Vend
Vend is a cloud-based retail management software company in New Zealand. Vend makes it easier for retailers to manage and grow their business. They offer solutions for POS, inventory management, payments, customer management, ecommerce, and more.
price ($mm)
$276
rev ($mm)
$27
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
10.2x
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closed 2/18/2021 via BusinessWire

MAPAL Software, acquired GetCompliant

synopsis: MAPAL Software, the European developer and provider of hospitality management software solutions, has acquired GetCompliant, a leading compliance and operations management solution provider in the Nordics. GetCompliant offers a cloud-based software system that helps retail and restaurant chains to save time and secure compliance.
buyer parent: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
buyer: MAPAL Software
MAPAL Software is a European developer and provider of hospitality management software solutions. MAPAL offers workforce management, business analytics, and back office solutions to helps their clients optimize their business, reduce costs, and offer better services. "
target: GetCompliant
GetCompliant is a leading compliance and operations management solution provider in the Nordics. GetCompliant helps retail and restaurant chains to save time and secure compliance. Their cloud-based system includes solutions for digital checklists, documentation management and performance tracking.
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announced 12/10/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Payoneer, will acquire Optile GmbH

synopsis: Payoneer, the digital payment platform empowering businesses to grow globally, will acquire Optile, a Munich-based tech company that streamlines payment acceptance processes for merchants worldwide. Payoneer's acquisition of Optile is another step toward building a platform that drives global growth for enterprises, marketplaces, and SMBs.
buyer: Payoneer
Payoneer’s digital platform streamlines global commerce for millions of small businesses, marketplaces, and enterprises. Payoneer leverages its experience and expertise to deliver a suite of services that includes cross-border payments, working capital, tax solutions, and risk management. "
target: Optile GmbH
Munich-based Optile is an open payment orchestration platform that simplifies online payment for global commerce. The cloud-based platform brings together the entire payment market, granting businesses access to any payment method and any payment provider worldwide.
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closed 10/3/2018 via Company Press Release

Silver Investment Partners, acquired ALVARA Cash Management Group AG

synopsis: Silver Investment Partners (SIP), an independent equity investor in small and medium sized companies in Germany, Austria and Switzerland, has acquired a majority stake in ALVARA Cash Management Group AG (ALVARA), a German provider of payment software solutions for retailers, cash-in-transit companies and financial institutions.
buyer: Silver Investment Partners
Silver Investment Partners is an independent equity investor in small and medium sized companies in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Silver Investment Partners acquires both majority and minority equity stakes in companies with sales between EUR 5 million and EUR 100 million. "
target: ALVARA Cash Management Group AG
ALVARA is a German provider of payment software solutions for retailers, cash-in-transit companies and financial institutions. Their solutions enable their clients to better control the entire cash cycle and helps increase the transparency and security of payments while minimizing the risk of fraud.
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closed 8/9/2017 via BusinessWire

Accruent, LLC, acquired Lucernex

synopsis: Accruent, the world’s leading provider of software and services that enable organizations to shape, drive, manage and control their physical assets, announced that it has acquired Plano, Texas-based Lucernex, Inc. Lucernex is a leading, global provider of cloud-based, Integrated Workplace Management Systems (IWMS).
buyer parent: Genstar Capital LLC
buyer: Accruent, LLC
Accruent provides software and services that enable organizations to shape, drive, manage and control their physical assets. Accruent’s solutions are at work in more than 5,800 leading organizations worldwide. "
target: Lucernex
Lucernex provides proven cloud-based real estate lifecycle management as well as financial contract and compliance solutions to companies in more than 70 countries. Lucernex is the market leader in helping customers mitigate risk through regulatory compliance of the new FASB and IASB guidelines.
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closed 7/27/2016 via BusinessWire

The Pepperjam Network, acquired AdAssured

synopsis: Pepperjam announced that it has acquired AdAssured, the leading online marketing compliance solution, and the first of its kind to unify comprehensive search, code, content and domain oversight in the affiliate and greater performance marketing channels.
buyer parent: Banneker Partners
buyer: The Pepperjam Network
Pepperjam provides brands and retailers with the resources and confidence needed to promote their brand and grow their business. It connects data and analytics across all performance channels and devices to generate creative solutions. "
target: AdAssured
AdAssured’s comprehensive Affiliate Channel Compliance package provides retailers with the necessary tools to ensure publishers are correctly representing their brand in the affiliate channel.
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closed 5/27/2015 via BusinessWire

Archway Marketing Services, acquired PogMaker

synopsis: Archway, a leader in marketing logistics, fulfillment services and supply chain management, announced the acquisition of PogMaker Software, a cloud based planogramming tool and in-store compliance application. Ron Cox, the Founder of PogMaker Software, will join the Archway team as Director of Planogram Technology.
buyer parent: Investcorp
buyer: Archway Marketing Services
Archway is a leading provider of marketing logistics and fulfillment services. Its solutions include fulfillment services, vendor management, digital print, print management, transportation management, consumer promotions, business intelligence and decision support. "
target: PogMaker
PogMaker Software is leading the way to moving the category management and planogramming functions to the web. PogMaker is committed to delivering the entire lifecycle of category management functionality in a portable web-based solution.
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closed 10/10/2012 via PR Newswire

TransFirst, LLC, acquired CurveNorth

synopsis: TransFirst, a leading provider of transaction processing services and payment enabling technologies, has acquired substantially all of the assets of CurveNorth Corporation, a California-headquartered developer of software solutions for the merchant processing industry.
buyer parent: Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe
buyer: TransFirst, LLC
A leading provider of secure transaction processing services and payment enabling technologies, TransFirst offers innovative products and services designed with financial institution, independent sales organization, healthcare, e-commerce, government and merchant customers' unique needs in mind. "
target: CurveNorth
CurveNorth, Inc., a software solutions company founded in 2004, is dedicated to developing solutions in the merchant processing industry. Its flagship product, Merchant-Flo, addresses the workflow issues faced every day in the merchant services industry.
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closed 7/23/2018 via Company Press Release

PayU Group, acquired ZooZ

synopsis: PayU, a Neatherlands-based online payment service provider, has acquired ZOOZ, a payments technology company in Israel. ZOOZ provides an open payments platform that enables merchants to connect with multiple payment providers and allows them to consolidate and harmonize their payments data, analyze it and make smarter data-based decisions.
buyer parent: Naspers Ltd.
buyer: PayU Group
PayU is a Neatherlands-based online payment service provider that delivers innovative technology that enables billions of people and millions of merchants to buy and sell online. The company deploys more than 300 payment methods and PCI certified platforms to process 1.2 million payments every day. "
target: ZooZ
ZOOZ is a payments technology company in Israel that provides an open payments platform designed to enable merchants to connect with multiple payment providers. The platform allows merchants to consolidate and harmonize their payments data, analyze it and make smarter data-based decisions.
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closed 2/22/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Appriss Retail, acquired LP Software, Inc.

synopsis: Appriss Retail, the industry leader in retail performance improvement solutions, announced the acquisition of LP Software, a leading developer of loss prevention and risk mitigation solutions. LP Software has a broad, diverse, and global customer base of more than 150 retailers, many new to the Appriss Retail family.
buyer parent: Insight Venture Partners
buyer: Appriss Retail
Appriss Retail optimizes retailers’ performance using predictive analytics to cut shrink, unlock sales opportunities, and protect margin. The company’s analytical insights drive action throughout the retail organization, including operations, loss prevention, marketing, and finance. "
target: LP Software, Inc.
LP Software, Inc. is an industry leader in incident management and compliance auditing software that is easy to use, powerful, and saves customers time and money. Their flexible solutions streamline a company’s loss prevention, operations, employee relations, and risk management departments.
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closed 5/26/2021 via BusinessWire

CitNOW, acquired Quik.

synopsis: CitNOW, a UK-based provider of smart video services for the automotive industry, has acquired, Quik., a provider of auto dealer software solutions. Quik. provides an end-to-end SaaS solution for digital multi-point inspections, video, parts pricing and availability, customer communications, and online payments.
buyer: CitNOW
CitNOW is a UK-based provider of smart video services for the automotive industry. CitNOW provides app-based solutions that create transparent car buying experiences. Their app enables sales executives to shoot, edit and send personalized videos of vehicles as a response to individual enquiries. "
target: Quik.
Quik. is a provider of auto dealer software solutions. Quik. provides an end-to-end SaaS solution for digital multi-point inspections, video, parts pricing and availability, customer communications, and online payments that fully integrates with existing dealership management systems.
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closed 5/13/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Vertex Incorporated, acquired Taxamo

synopsis: Vertex, Inc., a leading global provider of tax technology solutions, has acquired Taxamo, a cloud-based pioneer in tax and payment automation for global e-commerce and marketplaces.
buyer: Vertex Incorporated (:$383.66)
Vertex, Inc. is a leading global provider of indirect tax software and solutions. Vertex provides cloud-based and on-premise solutions that can be tailored to specific industries for major lines of indirect tax, including sales and consumer use, value added and payroll. "
target: Taxamo
Taxamo is a cloud-based pioneer in tax and payment automation for global e-commerce and marketplaces. Taxamo offers a unified platform of integrated capabilities to support indirect tax compliance, with a core focus on online sales, payments, and e-invoicing.
price ($mm)
$200
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closed 7/31/2020 via Company Press Release

Auto Trader Group plc, acquired AutoConvert

synopsis: Auto Trader Group, the UK’s largest automotive marketplace, has acquired AutoConvert, a UK-based finance, insurance and compliance software platform for the automotive sector. AutoConvert features integrated CRM solutions and helps dealers, brokers, car supermarkets and dealer networks to increase their efficiency and reduce operational costs.
buyer: Auto Trader Group plc (LSE:AUTO:$368.90)
Auto Trader Group plc is the UK and Ireland’s largest digital automotive marketplace. They specialise in new and second hand automotive sales, including cars sold by private sellers and trade dealers. They help vehicle retailers compete effectively on the marketplace in order to sell more vehicles. "
target: AutoConvert
AutoConvert is a UK-based finance, insurance and compliance software platform for the automotive sector. AutoConvert features integrated CRM solutions and helps dealers, brokers, car supermarkets and dealer networks to increase their efficiency and reduce operational costs.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$1
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0.0x
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closed 4/29/2020 via Company Press Release

Partnerize, acquired BrandVerity

synopsis: UK-based Partnerize has acquired BrandVerity, a leading SaaS provider of search monitoring and brand compliance solutions. BrandVerity’s proprietary technology will be incorporated into the Partnerize platform, enabling brands to facilitate more effective partnerships and ensure strong brand protection and compliance.
buyer: Partnerize
UK-based Partnerize is the leader in partnership automation. The AI-powered Partnerize Partnership Automation Platform is an end-to-end, SaaS-based solution for forming, managing, analyzing, and predicting the future results of partner marketing programs. "
target: BrandVerity
BrandVerity is a SaaS provider of search monitoring and brand compliance solutions. The company uses proprietary technology to automatically discover and remediate online infringements while monitoring partners, affiliates, and third parties to maximize revenue and improve the customer experience.
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closed 7/1/2018 via BusinessWire

Avanquest, acquired Upclick, Lulu Software and Adaware

synopsis: Avanquest has acquired the group holding the Upclick, Lulu Software and Adaware businesses. Upclick is an ultra-modern platform used all over the world for the sale of digital products. Lulu Software is a major supplier of PDF solutions with its SodaPDF software. Adaware provides antivirus and security solutions.
buyer parent: Claranova S.A.
buyer: Avanquest (ENXTPA:AVQ:$105.99)
Avanquest Software is a world leading developer of personal and professional software, encompassing a large number of categories including Creativity and Learning software, Utilities and Multimedia. "
target: Upclick, Lulu Software and Adaware
Upclick, Lulu Software and Adaware are a Canadian group of companies. Lulu Software sells the Soda PDF application and document management solutions. Adaware specializes in Internet security and antivirus and security solutions. Upclick is an e-commerce platform used for the sale of digital goods.
price ($mm)
$12*
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$35
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$5
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0.7x
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4.6x
closed 8/15/2017 via BusinessWire

KPA L.L.C., acquired Automotive Compliance Consultants, Inc.

synopsis: KPA Services, LLC announced the acquisition of Automotive Compliance Consultants, Inc. (ACC). ACC provides a comprehensive dealership compliance program combining software and in-person consulting, with an emphasis on F&I, Privacy, Fair Lending, and EHS compliance.
buyer parent: CIVC Partners, LP
buyer: KPA L.L.C.
KPA delivers Environmental Health & Safety, HR Management, and Finance & Insurance Compliance programs that help clients achieve regulatory compliance, control risk, protect assets, and effectively manage people through SaaS programs, interactive training, and onsite compliance audit services. "
target: Automotive Compliance Consultants, Inc.
Automotive Compliance Consultants, Inc. (ACC) provides a comprehensive compliance program for dealerships, combining software and in-person consulting with an emphasis on F&I, Privacy, Fair Lending, and EHS compliance.
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closed 5/5/2015 via PR Newswire

DealerSocket, Inc., acquired AutoStar Solutions

synopsis: DealerSocket announced it has acquired AutoStar Solutions, a comprehensive automotive dealer management system (DMS) for Buy Here Pay Here (BHPH) and User Car Dealers. AutoStar's solutions include Web-Based DMS, PortalPay, CollectorPro, Insight Reporting, Leasing, AccountLink, NetLink, and more.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: DealerSocket, Inc.
DealerSocket provides dealerships with a single automotive platform containing marketing, sales, service, customer experience, and data mining solutions. Over 185,000 users at 6,500 auto dealerships throughout the U.S., Canada, and Australia are optimizing their dealership with in-depth statistics. "
target: AutoStar Solutions
AutoStar Solutions provides dealer management software solutions to independent automotive dealers and subprime finance companies in the US. AutoStar's web-based software solutions enable clients to automate and simplify activities while staying compliant with state and federal regulations.
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announced 1/26/2015 via GlobeNewswire

Borderfree, will acquire DutyCalculator

synopsis: Borderfree, a market leader in global ecommerce solutions, announced it will acquire Bundle Tech Limited, the operator of DutyCalculator, a provider of cloud-based global trade and customs compliance data services.
buyer: Borderfree (BRDR:$123.76)
Borderfree is a market leader in global ecommerce, operating a technology and services platform that the world's most iconic brands rely on to expand globally and transact with customers in more than 100 countries and territories and more than 60 currencies worldwide. "
target: DutyCalculator
DutyCalculator is a cloud-based solution for global tariff classification, import duty calculation and remittance and trade compliance. DutyCalculator solves the inherent complexity of global trade content through easy-to-use applications, API web services and online tools.
price ($mm)
$22
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closed 11/15/2012 via PR Newswire

Sysnet Global Solutions, acquired Panoptic Security, Inc.

synopsis: Sysnet Global Solutions announced that it has acquired Panoptic Security, Inc., the U.S. based provider of PCI DSS compliance validation services to small and mid-size merchants, ISOs, acquiring banks and credit card processors.
buyer: Sysnet Global Solutions
Sysnet Global Solutions provides payment card industry compliance services, specializing in PCI DSS compliance validation and merchant intelligence solutions. Sysnet offers a range of services, including its proprietary web based compliance management and merchant intelligence solution SysnetAIRTM. "
target: Panoptic Security, Inc.
Panoptic Security, Inc., headquartered in Salt Lake City, is a U.S. based provider of PCI DSS compliance validation software and services for small and mid-size merchants, ISOs, acquiring banks and credit card processors.
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closed 1/6/2021 via BusinessWire

Sysnet Global Solutions, acquired NuArx, Inc.

synopsis: Sysnet Global Solutions, a leading provider of cyber security and compliance solutions, announces that it has acquired NuArx, Inc. to further enhance Sysnet’s technology platform and accelerate its market expansion. NuArx accelerates digital transformation through PCI compliance, network security and business continuity solutions.
buyer: Sysnet Global Solutions
Sysnet Global Solutions provides payment card industry, cyber security and compliance solutions that help businesses to improve security and acquiring organizations to reduce risk. Sysnet offers a range of services, including its award-winning, Sysnet.air® Proactive Data Security compliance. "
target parent: One Equity Partners
target: NuArx, Inc.
NuArx accelerates digital transformation through PCI compliance, network security and business continuity solutions. NuArx designs and deploys secure plug-and-play digital foundations for the world’s leading brands. NuArx drives faster time-to-revenue and improves omni-channel customer experience.
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closed 12/8/2020 via BusinessWire

Sysnet Global Solutions, acquired Viking Cloud

synopsis: Sysnet Global Solutions, a leading provider of cyber security and compliance solutions, announced that it has acquired Viking Cloud, a company that delivers asset, event and compliance management through its industry-leading next-generation cloud security platform.
buyer: Sysnet Global Solutions
Sysnet Global Solutions is the leading provider of cyber security and compliance solutions operating in over 60 countries worldwide. Sysnet provides merchant compliance and security management solutions to some of the world’s largest, global acquiring organisations. "
target: Viking Cloud
Viking Cloud is transforming the way organizations approach cyber defense. Their customer-centric technology and services enable cutting edge ways to secure assets and provide assurance testing and assessments.
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closed 12/2/2020 via BusinessWire

Sysnet Global Solutions, purchased Managed Compliance Solutions Division from ControlScan Inc.

synopsis: Sysnet Global Solutions, the leading provider of cyber security and compliance solutions for SMBs, announced that it has acquired the Managed Compliance Solutions (MCS) division of ControlScan, Inc., a U.S. leader in managed security services specializing in compliance, detection and response.
buyer: Sysnet Global Solutions
Sysnet Global Solutions is the leading provider of cyber security and compliance solutions operating in over 60 countries worldwide. Sysnet provides merchant compliance and security management solutions to some of the world’s largest, global acquiring organisations. "
seller: ControlScan Inc.
The acquisition includes the Managed Compliance Solutions (MCS) division of ControlScan, Inc., a U.S. leader in managed security services specializing in compliance, detection and response.
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closed 3/11/2014 via PR Web

Sysnet Global Solutions, acquired SaaS Markets

synopsis: SaaS Markets, the enterprise cloud marketplace provider, announces it has been acquired by Sysnet Global Solutions, a market leader in payment card industry compliance services, specializing in PCI DSS compliance validation and merchant retention solutions for acquiring organizations.
buyer: Sysnet Global Solutions
Sysnet Global Solutions provides payment card industry compliance services, specializing in PCI DSS compliance validation and merchant intelligence solutions. Sysnet offers a range of services, including its proprietary web based compliance management and merchant intelligence solution SysnetAIRTM. "
target: SaaS Markets
SaaS Markets–the enterprise app store company–builds branded app stores for the employee populations of large companies and their external business customers. Leading financial companies, retail brands, telecom.
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closed 11/15/2012 via PR Newswire

Sysnet Global Solutions, acquired Panoptic Security, Inc.

synopsis: Sysnet Global Solutions announced that it has acquired Panoptic Security, Inc., the U.S. based provider of PCI DSS compliance validation services to small and mid-size merchants, ISOs, acquiring banks and credit card processors.
buyer: Sysnet Global Solutions
Sysnet Global Solutions provides payment card industry compliance services, specializing in PCI DSS compliance validation and merchant intelligence solutions. Sysnet offers a range of services, including its proprietary web based compliance management and merchant intelligence solution SysnetAIRTM. "
target: Panoptic Security, Inc.
Panoptic Security, Inc., headquartered in Salt Lake City, is a U.S. based provider of PCI DSS compliance validation software and services for small and mid-size merchants, ISOs, acquiring banks and credit card processors.
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closed 11/15/2012 via PR Newswire

Sysnet Global Solutions, acquired Panoptic Security, Inc.

synopsis: Sysnet Global Solutions announced that it has acquired Panoptic Security, Inc., the U.S. based provider of PCI DSS compliance validation services to small and mid-size merchants, ISOs, acquiring banks and credit card processors.
buyer: Sysnet Global Solutions
Sysnet Global Solutions provides payment card industry compliance services, specializing in PCI DSS compliance validation and merchant intelligence solutions. Sysnet offers a range of services, including its proprietary web based compliance management and merchant intelligence solution SysnetAIRTM. "
target: Panoptic Security, Inc.
Panoptic Security, Inc., headquartered in Salt Lake City, is a U.S. based provider of PCI DSS compliance validation software and services for small and mid-size merchants, ISOs, acquiring banks and credit card processors.
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announced 3/26/2021 via BNC Analysis

Fiserv, Inc., will acquire Pineapple Payments

synopsis: Fiserv, Inc. has inked a definitive deal to purchase Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania-based Pineapple Payments, a payments technology company that provides payment processing, proprietary technology, and omni-channel payment acceptance solutions for merchants of all shapes and sizes.
buyer: Fiserv, Inc. (FISV:$14,852.00)
Fiserv is a global leader in payments and financial technology. The company helps clients achieve best-in-class results through a commitment to innovation in areas including account processing and digital banking solutions, card issuer processing and network services, payments, and more. "
target: Pineapple Payments
Pineapple Payments is a payments technology company that provides payment processing, proprietary technology, and omni-channel payment acceptance solutions for merchants of all shapes and sizes. Its core payment gateway and suite of value-added payments tools are distributed by resellers nationwide.
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announced 3/11/2021 via Company Press Release

Lightspeed POS, will acquire Vend

synopsis: Lightspeed POS Inc., a provider of cloud-based, omnichannel commerce platforms, will acquire Vend Limited, a cloud-based retail management software company in New Zealand. Vend makes it easier for retailers to manage and grow their business. They offer solutions for POS, inventory management, payments, customer management, ecommerce, and more.
buyer: Lightspeed POS (TSX:LSPD:$221.73)
Lightspeed is a cloud-based commerce platform powering small and medium-sized businesses in over 100 countries around the world. It's an all-in-one solution that helps restaurants and retailers sell across channels, manage operations, engage with consumers, accept payments, and grow their business. "
target: Vend
Vend is a cloud-based retail management software company in New Zealand. Vend makes it easier for retailers to manage and grow their business. They offer solutions for POS, inventory management, payments, customer management, ecommerce, and more.
price ($mm)
$276
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$27
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closed 2/18/2021 via BusinessWire

MAPAL Software, acquired GetCompliant

synopsis: MAPAL Software, the European developer and provider of hospitality management software solutions, has acquired GetCompliant, a leading compliance and operations management solution provider in the Nordics. GetCompliant offers a cloud-based software system that helps retail and restaurant chains to save time and secure compliance.
buyer parent: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
buyer: MAPAL Software
MAPAL Software is a European developer and provider of hospitality management software solutions. MAPAL offers workforce management, business analytics, and back office solutions to helps their clients optimize their business, reduce costs, and offer better services. "
target: GetCompliant
GetCompliant is a leading compliance and operations management solution provider in the Nordics. GetCompliant helps retail and restaurant chains to save time and secure compliance. Their cloud-based system includes solutions for digital checklists, documentation management and performance tracking.
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announced 12/10/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Payoneer, will acquire Optile GmbH

synopsis: Payoneer, the digital payment platform empowering businesses to grow globally, will acquire Optile, a Munich-based tech company that streamlines payment acceptance processes for merchants worldwide. Payoneer's acquisition of Optile is another step toward building a platform that drives global growth for enterprises, marketplaces, and SMBs.
buyer: Payoneer
Payoneer’s digital platform streamlines global commerce for millions of small businesses, marketplaces, and enterprises. Payoneer leverages its experience and expertise to deliver a suite of services that includes cross-border payments, working capital, tax solutions, and risk management. "
target: Optile GmbH
Munich-based Optile is an open payment orchestration platform that simplifies online payment for global commerce. The cloud-based platform brings together the entire payment market, granting businesses access to any payment method and any payment provider worldwide.
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closed 10/3/2018 via Company Press Release

Silver Investment Partners, acquired ALVARA Cash Management Group AG

synopsis: Silver Investment Partners (SIP), an independent equity investor in small and medium sized companies in Germany, Austria and Switzerland, has acquired a majority stake in ALVARA Cash Management Group AG (ALVARA), a German provider of payment software solutions for retailers, cash-in-transit companies and financial institutions.
buyer: Silver Investment Partners
Silver Investment Partners is an independent equity investor in small and medium sized companies in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Silver Investment Partners acquires both majority and minority equity stakes in companies with sales between EUR 5 million and EUR 100 million. "
target: ALVARA Cash Management Group AG
ALVARA is a German provider of payment software solutions for retailers, cash-in-transit companies and financial institutions. Their solutions enable their clients to better control the entire cash cycle and helps increase the transparency and security of payments while minimizing the risk of fraud.
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closed 8/9/2017 via BusinessWire

Accruent, LLC, acquired Lucernex

synopsis: Accruent, the world’s leading provider of software and services that enable organizations to shape, drive, manage and control their physical assets, announced that it has acquired Plano, Texas-based Lucernex, Inc. Lucernex is a leading, global provider of cloud-based, Integrated Workplace Management Systems (IWMS).
buyer parent: Genstar Capital LLC
buyer: Accruent, LLC
Accruent provides software and services that enable organizations to shape, drive, manage and control their physical assets. Accruent’s solutions are at work in more than 5,800 leading organizations worldwide. "
target: Lucernex
Lucernex provides proven cloud-based real estate lifecycle management as well as financial contract and compliance solutions to companies in more than 70 countries. Lucernex is the market leader in helping customers mitigate risk through regulatory compliance of the new FASB and IASB guidelines.
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EV / EBITDA
closed 7/27/2016 via BusinessWire

The Pepperjam Network, acquired AdAssured

synopsis: Pepperjam announced that it has acquired AdAssured, the leading online marketing compliance solution, and the first of its kind to unify comprehensive search, code, content and domain oversight in the affiliate and greater performance marketing channels.
buyer parent: Banneker Partners
buyer: The Pepperjam Network
Pepperjam provides brands and retailers with the resources and confidence needed to promote their brand and grow their business. It connects data and analytics across all performance channels and devices to generate creative solutions. "
target: AdAssured
AdAssured’s comprehensive Affiliate Channel Compliance package provides retailers with the necessary tools to ensure publishers are correctly representing their brand in the affiliate channel.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/27/2015 via BusinessWire

Archway Marketing Services, acquired PogMaker

synopsis: Archway, a leader in marketing logistics, fulfillment services and supply chain management, announced the acquisition of PogMaker Software, a cloud based planogramming tool and in-store compliance application. Ron Cox, the Founder of PogMaker Software, will join the Archway team as Director of Planogram Technology.
buyer parent: Investcorp
buyer: Archway Marketing Services
Archway is a leading provider of marketing logistics and fulfillment services. Its solutions include fulfillment services, vendor management, digital print, print management, transportation management, consumer promotions, business intelligence and decision support. "
target: PogMaker
PogMaker Software is leading the way to moving the category management and planogramming functions to the web. PogMaker is committed to delivering the entire lifecycle of category management functionality in a portable web-based solution.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/10/2012 via PR Newswire

TransFirst, LLC, acquired CurveNorth

synopsis: TransFirst, a leading provider of transaction processing services and payment enabling technologies, has acquired substantially all of the assets of CurveNorth Corporation, a California-headquartered developer of software solutions for the merchant processing industry.
buyer parent: Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe
buyer: TransFirst, LLC
A leading provider of secure transaction processing services and payment enabling technologies, TransFirst offers innovative products and services designed with financial institution, independent sales organization, healthcare, e-commerce, government and merchant customers' unique needs in mind. "
target: CurveNorth
CurveNorth, Inc., a software solutions company founded in 2004, is dedicated to developing solutions in the merchant processing industry. Its flagship product, Merchant-Flo, addresses the workflow issues faced every day in the merchant services industry.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/23/2018 via Company Press Release

PayU Group, acquired ZooZ

synopsis: PayU, a Neatherlands-based online payment service provider, has acquired ZOOZ, a payments technology company in Israel. ZOOZ provides an open payments platform that enables merchants to connect with multiple payment providers and allows them to consolidate and harmonize their payments data, analyze it and make smarter data-based decisions.
buyer parent: Naspers Ltd.
buyer: PayU Group
PayU is a Neatherlands-based online payment service provider that delivers innovative technology that enables billions of people and millions of merchants to buy and sell online. The company deploys more than 300 payment methods and PCI certified platforms to process 1.2 million payments every day. "
target: ZooZ
ZOOZ is a payments technology company in Israel that provides an open payments platform designed to enable merchants to connect with multiple payment providers. The platform allows merchants to consolidate and harmonize their payments data, analyze it and make smarter data-based decisions.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/22/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Appriss Retail, acquired LP Software, Inc.

synopsis: Appriss Retail, the industry leader in retail performance improvement solutions, announced the acquisition of LP Software, a leading developer of loss prevention and risk mitigation solutions. LP Software has a broad, diverse, and global customer base of more than 150 retailers, many new to the Appriss Retail family.
buyer parent: Insight Venture Partners
buyer: Appriss Retail
Appriss Retail optimizes retailers’ performance using predictive analytics to cut shrink, unlock sales opportunities, and protect margin. The company’s analytical insights drive action throughout the retail organization, including operations, loss prevention, marketing, and finance. "
target: LP Software, Inc.
LP Software, Inc. is an industry leader in incident management and compliance auditing software that is easy to use, powerful, and saves customers time and money. Their flexible solutions streamline a company’s loss prevention, operations, employee relations, and risk management departments.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/26/2021 via BusinessWire

CitNOW, acquired Quik.

synopsis: CitNOW, a UK-based provider of smart video services for the automotive industry, has acquired, Quik., a provider of auto dealer software solutions. Quik. provides an end-to-end SaaS solution for digital multi-point inspections, video, parts pricing and availability, customer communications, and online payments.
buyer: CitNOW
CitNOW is a UK-based provider of smart video services for the automotive industry. CitNOW provides app-based solutions that create transparent car buying experiences. Their app enables sales executives to shoot, edit and send personalized videos of vehicles as a response to individual enquiries. "
target: Quik.
Quik. is a provider of auto dealer software solutions. Quik. provides an end-to-end SaaS solution for digital multi-point inspections, video, parts pricing and availability, customer communications, and online payments that fully integrates with existing dealership management systems.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/13/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Vertex Incorporated, acquired Taxamo

synopsis: Vertex, Inc., a leading global provider of tax technology solutions, has acquired Taxamo, a cloud-based pioneer in tax and payment automation for global e-commerce and marketplaces.
buyer: Vertex Incorporated (:$383.66)
Vertex, Inc. is a leading global provider of indirect tax software and solutions. Vertex provides cloud-based and on-premise solutions that can be tailored to specific industries for major lines of indirect tax, including sales and consumer use, value added and payroll. "
target: Taxamo
Taxamo is a cloud-based pioneer in tax and payment automation for global e-commerce and marketplaces. Taxamo offers a unified platform of integrated capabilities to support indirect tax compliance, with a core focus on online sales, payments, and e-invoicing.
price ($mm)
$200
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/31/2020 via Company Press Release

Auto Trader Group plc, acquired AutoConvert

synopsis: Auto Trader Group, the UK’s largest automotive marketplace, has acquired AutoConvert, a UK-based finance, insurance and compliance software platform for the automotive sector. AutoConvert features integrated CRM solutions and helps dealers, brokers, car supermarkets and dealer networks to increase their efficiency and reduce operational costs.
buyer: Auto Trader Group plc (LSE:AUTO:$368.90)
Auto Trader Group plc is the UK and Ireland’s largest digital automotive marketplace. They specialise in new and second hand automotive sales, including cars sold by private sellers and trade dealers. They help vehicle retailers compete effectively on the marketplace in order to sell more vehicles. "
target: AutoConvert
AutoConvert is a UK-based finance, insurance and compliance software platform for the automotive sector. AutoConvert features integrated CRM solutions and helps dealers, brokers, car supermarkets and dealer networks to increase their efficiency and reduce operational costs.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$1
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/29/2020 via Company Press Release

Partnerize, acquired BrandVerity

synopsis: UK-based Partnerize has acquired BrandVerity, a leading SaaS provider of search monitoring and brand compliance solutions. BrandVerity’s proprietary technology will be incorporated into the Partnerize platform, enabling brands to facilitate more effective partnerships and ensure strong brand protection and compliance.
buyer: Partnerize
UK-based Partnerize is the leader in partnership automation. The AI-powered Partnerize Partnership Automation Platform is an end-to-end, SaaS-based solution for forming, managing, analyzing, and predicting the future results of partner marketing programs. "
target: BrandVerity
BrandVerity is a SaaS provider of search monitoring and brand compliance solutions. The company uses proprietary technology to automatically discover and remediate online infringements while monitoring partners, affiliates, and third parties to maximize revenue and improve the customer experience.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
closed 7/1/2018 via BusinessWire

Avanquest, acquired Upclick, Lulu Software and Adaware

synopsis: Avanquest has acquired the group holding the Upclick, Lulu Software and Adaware businesses. Upclick is an ultra-modern platform used all over the world for the sale of digital products. Lulu Software is a major supplier of PDF solutions with its SodaPDF software. Adaware provides antivirus and security solutions.
buyer parent: Claranova S.A.
buyer: Avanquest (ENXTPA:AVQ:$105.99)
Avanquest Software is a world leading developer of personal and professional software, encompassing a large number of categories including Creativity and Learning software, Utilities and Multimedia. "
target: Upclick, Lulu Software and Adaware
Upclick, Lulu Software and Adaware are a Canadian group of companies. Lulu Software sells the Soda PDF application and document management solutions. Adaware specializes in Internet security and antivirus and security solutions. Upclick is an e-commerce platform used for the sale of digital goods.
price ($mm)
$12*
rev ($mm)
$35
EBITDA ($mm)
$5
EV / rev
0.7x
EV / EBITDA
4.6x
closed 8/15/2017 via BusinessWire

KPA L.L.C., acquired Automotive Compliance Consultants, Inc.

synopsis: KPA Services, LLC announced the acquisition of Automotive Compliance Consultants, Inc. (ACC). ACC provides a comprehensive dealership compliance program combining software and in-person consulting, with an emphasis on F&I, Privacy, Fair Lending, and EHS compliance.
buyer parent: CIVC Partners, LP
buyer: KPA L.L.C.
KPA delivers Environmental Health & Safety, HR Management, and Finance & Insurance Compliance programs that help clients achieve regulatory compliance, control risk, protect assets, and effectively manage people through SaaS programs, interactive training, and onsite compliance audit services. "
target: Automotive Compliance Consultants, Inc.
Automotive Compliance Consultants, Inc. (ACC) provides a comprehensive compliance program for dealerships, combining software and in-person consulting with an emphasis on F&I, Privacy, Fair Lending, and EHS compliance.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/5/2015 via PR Newswire

DealerSocket, Inc., acquired AutoStar Solutions

synopsis: DealerSocket announced it has acquired AutoStar Solutions, a comprehensive automotive dealer management system (DMS) for Buy Here Pay Here (BHPH) and User Car Dealers. AutoStar's solutions include Web-Based DMS, PortalPay, CollectorPro, Insight Reporting, Leasing, AccountLink, NetLink, and more.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: DealerSocket, Inc.
DealerSocket provides dealerships with a single automotive platform containing marketing, sales, service, customer experience, and data mining solutions. Over 185,000 users at 6,500 auto dealerships throughout the U.S., Canada, and Australia are optimizing their dealership with in-depth statistics. "
target: AutoStar Solutions
AutoStar Solutions provides dealer management software solutions to independent automotive dealers and subprime finance companies in the US. AutoStar's web-based software solutions enable clients to automate and simplify activities while staying compliant with state and federal regulations.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 1/26/2015 via GlobeNewswire

Borderfree, will acquire DutyCalculator

synopsis: Borderfree, a market leader in global ecommerce solutions, announced it will acquire Bundle Tech Limited, the operator of DutyCalculator, a provider of cloud-based global trade and customs compliance data services.
buyer: Borderfree (BRDR:$123.76)
Borderfree is a market leader in global ecommerce, operating a technology and services platform that the world's most iconic brands rely on to expand globally and transact with customers in more than 100 countries and territories and more than 60 currencies worldwide. "
target: DutyCalculator
DutyCalculator is a cloud-based solution for global tariff classification, import duty calculation and remittance and trade compliance. DutyCalculator solves the inherent complexity of global trade content through easy-to-use applications, API web services and online tools.
price ($mm)
$22
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
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