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closed 4/2/2014 via PR Newswire

Spire Capital Partners, L.P., acquired Iron Data TSM

synopsis: Spire Capital announced its acquisition of Accuship.com, LLC, Iron Data Solution's Transportation Spend Management Division. Iron Data TSM provides software-enabled transportation spend management solutions allowing global enterprises to optimize their transportation spend.
buyer: Spire Capital Partners, L.P.
Founded in 2000, Spire Capital is an active and experienced private equity firm with an investment focus in companies within the business services, information services, media, education and communications sectors. "
target parent: Arlington Capital Partners
target: Iron Data TSM
Iron Data Transportation Spend Management provides software-enabled transportation spend management solutions to large, established enterprises globally. Iron Data TSM serves customers in a variety of industries, including over 30 Fortune 500 companies.
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closed 6/25/2018 via PR Newswire

Veraction, LLC merged with Trax Technologies,

synopsis: Trax Technologies, a leading global freight audit and payment provider, and Veraction, a leading provider of transportation spend management and freight audit solutions, announced the merger of the two companies. Veraction offers total transportation spend management solutions and provides sourcing and consulting services.
buyer parent: Strattam Capital
buyer: Trax Technologies
Trax Technologies is transforming global logistics to help customers reduce risk, save money, and improve enterprise-wide efficiency. They apply easy-to-use SaaS technologies and expert frameworks to help clients uncover valuable logistics business intelligence. "
target parent: Spire Capital Partners, L.P.
target: Veraction, LLC
Veraction, LLC provides cloud based transportation spend management solutions for various industries worldwide. The company offers total transportation spend management solutions and provides sourcing and consulting services.
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closed 1/30/2020 via Company Press Release

Elemica, Inc., acquired Eyefreight

synopsis: Elemica, the leading Digital Supply Network for manufacturing industries, has acquired Eyefreight, a global leader in multi-modal SaaS Transportation Management Solutions (TMS). The Eyefreight TMS supports multi-national shippers by providing a single platform for central coordination and detailed data visibility over complex transport operations.
buyer parent: Eurazeo
buyer: Elemica, Inc.
Elemica is the leading Digital Supply Network for the process manufacturing industries. Elemica accelerates digital transformation by connecting, automating, anticipating and then transforming inter-business supply chain processes for the products they buy, sell, and move. "
target: Eyefreight
Eyefreight is a global leader in multi-modal SaaS Transportation Management Solutions (TMS). The Eyefreight TMS supports large, multi-national shippers by providing a single platform for central coordination and detailed data visibility over complex, global-wide transport operations.
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closed 11/2/2012 via BusinessWire

AFS, acquired Logica

synopsis: AFS, a transportation cost management company based in Shreveport, LA, announced the acquisition of parcel audit and technology firm, Logica, LLC, based in Salt Lake City, UT. Logica will continue to develop their spend management technology while maintaining a focus on customer experience.
buyer: AFS
AFS is a cost management partner who increases client profitability and efficiencies through specialized consulting and technology services. Based in Shreveport, LA, AFS has over 700 clients in North America with 18 operations and sales offices throughout the US. "
target: Logica
One of the country’s top freight and UPS, FedEx and DHL audit firms, Logica employs cutting-edge technology and deep expertise to identify and eliminate shipping overcharges for mid to large size organizations.
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closed 6/10/2021 via Company Press Release

Transporeon GmbH, acquired TNX Logistics

synopsis: Transporeon, Europe’s largest logistics platform, has acquired TNX Logistics, a transport procurement solutions provider based in New Zealand. TNX offers a SaaS platform that automates procurement using behavioural science to achieve lower freight rates. Their AI-powered software provides solutions for carrier profiling, price predictions and more.
buyer parent: HgCapital
buyer: Transporeon GmbH
Germany-based Transporeon boosts logistics performance and profitability with every freight load. The company's cloud-based logistics applications provide end-to-end transportation management software solutions, a full-service portfolio for shippers, suppliers, retailers, recipients, and carriers. "
target: TNX Logistics
TNX Logistics is a transport procurement solutions provider based in New Zealand. TNX offers a SaaS platform that automates procurement using data and behavioural science to achieve lower freight rates. Their AI-powered software provides solutions for carrier profiling, price predictions and more.
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closed 8/26/2014 via PR Newswire

Veeder-Root, acquired FuelQuest

synopsis: The Veeder-Root Company has acquired FuelQuest, Inc. With over 15 years of experience in logistics software development and analytics, FuelQuest is the recognized Software as a Service (SaaS) provider for retail and commercial fueling logistics applications.
buyer parent: Danaher Corporation
buyer: Veeder-Root
Veeder-Root is a leading global supplier of automatic tank gauging, fuel management systems, and stage II vapor recovery solutions including the Red Jacket® brand of submersible pumps and pressurized line leak detectors. "
target: FuelQuest
FuelQuest provides industry leading software and services to suppliers, distributors, retailers, carriers and fleets who utilize transportation fuels throughout the world. FuelQuest delivers solutions to manage and optimize fuel procurement, logistics, reconciliation and regulatory processes.
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closed 3/20/2013 via PR Web

VerticaLive, Inc., acquired MarineCFO, Inc.

synopsis: Verticalive Inc., a leading provider of vertical cloud solutions and development technologies for entrepreneurs and enterprises, announced that it has acquired MarineCFO, the leading provider of enterprise software solutions to the marine transportation industry.
buyer: VerticaLive, Inc.
VerticaLive is a leading provider of development technology for Microsoft platforms. The VL Business Framework enables rapid development and deployment of private or public cloud applications, virtual hosted solutions, or on-premise solutions. "
target: MarineCFO, Inc.
MarineCFO is the leading provider of On-Vessel, Marine Operations, Personnel, Fleet Maintenance, and Financial Management solutions to the marine transportation industry. The company was founded in 2007.
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closed 5/16/2018 via PR Newswire

SherpaShare, acquired GigXL Inc.

synopsis: SherpaShare, the provider of the rideshare industry's leading app, acquired GigXL, a driving economy data pioneer dedicated to helping the country's one million rideshare drivers earn a better living. GigXL offers a big data software platform that helps drivers track income and expenses. GigXL aims to provide analytics to all gig economy workers.
buyer: SherpaShare
SherpaShare supplies the rideshare industry's leading app that helps over 100,000 rideshare drivers boost their bottom line. Rideshare drivers leverage SherpaShare to manage expenses, find revenue-maximizing routes and hotspots and connect with other drivers. "
target: GigXL Inc.
GigXL is a driving economy data pioneer dedicated to helping the country's one million rideshare drivers earn a better living. GigXL offers a big data software platform that helps drivers track income and expenses. GigXL aims to provide analytics to all gig economy workers.
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closed 10/31/2018 via Company Press Release

Band of Boats, acquired Digital Nautic

synopsis: Band of Boats, a platform in France that allows users to buy, sell, and rent boats online, has acquired Digital Nautic, a French provider of management tools and online booking systems for boating professionals. Digital Nautic allows users to manage their business from anywhere, take orders online, send emails, manage invoices, and more.
buyer parent: Groupe Beneteau
buyer: Band of Boats
Band of Boats is an online community platform in France that allows users to buy, sell, and rent new or pre-owned boats online. Band of Boats offers over 16,000 boats of various models from multiple brands. Band of Boats enables everyone to find their ideal boat for a day, a week or a lifetime. "
target: Digital Nautic
Founded in 2014, Digital Nautic is a French provider of management tools and online booking systems for boating professionals. Digital Nautic allows boating professionals to manage their business from anywhere, take orders and payments online, send emails and SMS alerts, manage invoices, and more.
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closed 6/3/2016 via Company Press Release

Equistone Partners Europe, acquired ChartCo

synopsis: ECI has announced the sale of ChartCo Limited to Equistone Partners.ChartCo is the world's principal provider of navigational data, nautical charts, marine technical publications, compliance data and digital services. ChartCo began provides the leading navigational software platform, PassageManager, to the commercial marine industry.
buyer: Equistone Partners Europe
Equistone Partners Europe Limited is an independent investment firm owned and managed by the former executives of Barclays Private Equity. Their team of 35 investment professionals operates across France, Germany, Switzerland and the UK, investing as a strategic partner alongside management teams. "
target parent: ECI Partners
target: ChartCo
ChartCo, is the world's longest-established and largest distributor of navigational data, nautical charts, marine technical publications and digital products. Innovative solutions combined with global locations mean that ChartCo can provide a market leading solution to the most demanding of fleets.
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announced 4/2/2012 via BNC Analysis

Det Norske Veritas AS, will acquire COEX AS

synopsis: DNV has signed an agreement to acquire COEX AS, a company based in Bergen, Norway, offering software systems for the maritime industry. The move will see DNV's Navigator software system enhanced through integration with COEX's web-based Vessel Information Portal for ship management, providing a range of additional functionalities.
buyer: Det Norske Veritas AS
Det Norske Veritas (DNV) is a global provider of services for managing risk. An independent foundation with the objective of safeguarding life, property and the environment, DNV comprises 300 offices in 100 countries, with more than 10,000 employees. "
target: COEX AS
COEX is a Norwegian-based IT company that offers IT solutions that give their customers the best information on which to base decisions and the most effective business processes. COEX has developed unique software for more efficient management of international merchant fleets.
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closed 3/22/2017 via Company Press Release

essDOCS, acquired eCertify Pty Ltd

synopsis: essDOCS announced the acquisition of eCertify Pty Ltd, the inventor of the electronic Certificate of Origin (eCO). eCertify provided the first eCO solution in 2008. Its eCOs are used by 13,000+ companies and 120+ Chambers of Commerce in 6 countries.
buyer: essDOCS
essDOCS enables paperless trade. Their CargoDocs platform digitizes and automates paper-heavy trade operations, finance and logistics processes through two key solutions: DocPrep+ and DocEx. CargoDocs enables users to standardize and streamline processes, reduce working capital needs & trading risks"
target: eCertify Pty Ltd
eCertify Pty Ltd is the inventor of the electronic Certificate of Origin (eCO). eCertify provides Chambers of Commerce, Authorizing Bodies, exporters & freight forwarders an online solution for application and issuance of eCOs, enabling them to eliminate time-consuming manual paper-based processes.
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closed 2/9/2011 via PR Newswire

Telogis Inc., purchased Mobile Resource and Fleet Management from Intergis LLC

synopsis: Telogis Inc., the platform for location intelligence, has acquired certain assets and substantially all of the business of Intergis, a provider of routing, mobile resource and fleet management solutions for small to mid-sized businesses (SMBs).
buyer: Telogis Inc.
Telogis Inc., the platform for location intelligence, is dedicated to enhancing the value of its customers' businesses through intelligent integration of location technology, information and services. Telogis was established in 2001 and is headquartered in Aliso Viejo, California. "
seller: Intergis LLC
Intergis is a leading single-source provider of mobile resource and fleet management solutions for small to mid-sized businesses and large enterprises in a variety of industries.
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closed 3/9/2017 via Company Press Release

Volaris Group Inc., acquired ShipNet A/S

synopsis: ShipNet A/S, a provider of enterprise resource planning (ERP) shipping solutions for the Marine industry, has been acquired by Volaris Group. ShipNet’s ERP solution covers the full range of Chartering & Operations, Finance & Accountancy, Technical Management, Procurement, & Disbursement Management & is used by shipping related companies worldwide.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: Volaris Group Inc.
Volaris acquires, strengthens and grows vertical market technology companies. As an Operating Group of Constellation Software Inc., Volaris is all about strengthening businesses within the markets they compete and enabling them to grow. "
target parent: Inchcape Shipping Services Ltd.
target: ShipNet A/S
ShipNet provides a fully integrated ERP solution for shipping companies, covering the full range of chartering and operations, finance and accounting, technical management, procurement, and disbursement management.
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announced 5/5/2021 via BNC Analysis

BluJay Solutions, will acquire Raven Logistics

synopsis: BluJay Solutions, a provider of global supply chain software and services, will acquire Raven Logistics, a provider of railroad transportation management systems (TMS). Raven's web-based TNS provides solutions for railcar tracking, freight rate optimization, reporting and more. They also offer managed services for all aspects of railroad logistics.
buyer parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
buyer: BluJay Solutions
BluJay Solutions helps companies around the world achieve excellence in logistics and trade compliance. BluJay's DNA platform powers the Frictionless Supply Chain for thousands of manufacturers, retailers, distributors, freight forwarders, customs brokers, carriers, and logistics service providers. "
target: Raven Logistics
Raven Logistics is a provider of railroad transportation management systems (TMS). Raven's web-based TNS software suite provides solutions for railcar tracking, freight rate optimization, reporting, and more. They also offer managed services for all aspects of railroad logistics.
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closed 3/17/2021 via Company Press Release

FlashParking, acquired ParkIt

synopsis: FLASH, a leading parking technology provider, has acquired ParkIt, a payment and management software solution for parking operators. ParkIt is a cloud-based solution that streamlines monthly parking billing, customer service, and management. Their software automates invoices and permit processes, and provides real-time lot reports.
buyer: FlashParking
Flash is a leading parking technology provider. Flash's cloud-born FlashOS platform and Hardware-as-a-Service offerings give parking operators and asset owners the control and flexibility they need to adapt and thrive in a rapidly changing climate. "
target: ParkIt
ParkIt is a payment and management software solution for parking operators. ParkIt is a cloud-based solution that streamlines monthly parking billing, customer service, and management. Their software automates invoices and permit processes, and provides real-time lot reports.
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announced 9/23/2019 via PR Newswire

Wheels Up, will acquire Avianis

synopsis: Wheels Up, a leading private aviation company, will acquire Avianis Systems, LLC, an advanced Flight Management System (FMS) for private aircraft owners, operators, management companies, charter brokers, and flight departments. Avianis simplifies and streamlines day-to-day business operations to help increase productivity, safety, and sales.
buyer: Wheels Up
Wheels Up is a leading private aviation company. It offers three membership options, Connect, Core, and Business, that significantly reduce the cost to fly privately, while providing unparalleled safety, service, flexibility, and quality to over 6,000 Wheels Up Members across North America. "
target: Avianis
Avianis is an advanced Flight Management System (FMS) for private aircraft owners, operators, management companies, charter brokers, and flight departments. Avianis simplifies and streamlines day-to-day business operations to help increase productivity, safety, and sales.
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announced 2/20/2019 via Company Press Release

StormGeo, will purchase ECO Insight and Navigator Insight from DNV GL

synopsis: StormGeo has signed an agreement to acquire DNV GL’s ECO Insight and Navigator Insight solutions, creating a new industry leader in fleet performance management. ECO Insight and Navigator Insight provide a web-based performance management portal for major fleet performance topics, organised in a logical structure.
buyer parent: EQT
buyer: StormGeo
StormGeo is a provider of data science and weather intelligence, serving a worldwide customer base with advanced solutions through their global 24/7 forecasting desks and R&D team. The company primarily serves the Oil & Gas, Shipping, Renewable Energy, Cross Industry, Aviation and Media industries. "
seller: DNV GL
ECO Insight and Navigator Insight provide a web-based performance management portal for major fleet performance topics, organised in a logical structure.
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closed 4/23/2018 via Company Press Release

Vista Equity Partners, acquired Allocate Software Limited

synopsis: Hg announced the sale of Allocate Software, the leading international provider of healthcare workforce management software, to Vista Equity Partners. Allocate’s solutions support the operational and administrative needs of healthcare professionals in all settings as well as defense and maritime staff globally.
buyer: Vista Equity Partners
Vista Equity Partners is a leading private equity firm focused on investing in software and technology-enabled businesses. With over $31 billion in cumulative capital commitments, Vista seeks to partner with world-class management teams looking to reach their full potential. "
target parent: HgCapital
target: Allocate Software Limited (MSWEF:$25.50)
Allocate Software is a leading international provider of workforce optimisation software to the healthcare, defense and maritime sectors. Allocate’s solutions support the operational and administrative needs of healthcare professionals in all settings as well as defense and maritime staff globally.
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closed 2/8/2016 via BNC Analysis

Mintra Trainingportal AS, acquired OCS HR AS

synopsis: The Riverside Co. has acquired Norwegian software company OCS HR AS as an add-on to its Mintra Trainingportal AS. OCS, based in Bergen, Norway, provides human resources, crew scheduling and payroll software to companies in the oil and gas and maritime industries.
buyer parent: The Riverside Company
buyer: Mintra Trainingportal AS (OB:MNTR:$25.86)
Mintra Trainingportal AS' proprietary Trainingportal learning management system is tailored to its oil and gas client base and includes extensive functionality, making the switch to e-learning courses convenient for its customers. "
target: OCS HR AS
OCS, based in Bergen, Norway, provides human resources, crew scheduling and payroll software to companies in the oil and gas and maritime industries. The company’s proprietary software automates complex HR processes to make those more efficient.
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closed 6/25/2018 via PR Newswire

Veraction, LLC merged with Trax Technologies,

synopsis: Trax Technologies, a leading global freight audit and payment provider, and Veraction, a leading provider of transportation spend management and freight audit solutions, announced the merger of the two companies. Veraction offers total transportation spend management solutions and provides sourcing and consulting services.
buyer parent: Strattam Capital
buyer: Trax Technologies
Trax Technologies is transforming global logistics to help customers reduce risk, save money, and improve enterprise-wide efficiency. They apply easy-to-use SaaS technologies and expert frameworks to help clients uncover valuable logistics business intelligence. "
target parent: Spire Capital Partners, L.P.
target: Veraction, LLC
Veraction, LLC provides cloud based transportation spend management solutions for various industries worldwide. The company offers total transportation spend management solutions and provides sourcing and consulting services.
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closed 4/2/2014 via PR Newswire

Spire Capital Partners, L.P., acquired Iron Data TSM

synopsis: Spire Capital announced its acquisition of Accuship.com, LLC, Iron Data Solution's Transportation Spend Management Division. Iron Data TSM provides software-enabled transportation spend management solutions allowing global enterprises to optimize their transportation spend.
buyer: Spire Capital Partners, L.P.
Founded in 2000, Spire Capital is an active and experienced private equity firm with an investment focus in companies within the business services, information services, media, education and communications sectors. "
target parent: Arlington Capital Partners
target: Iron Data TSM
Iron Data Transportation Spend Management provides software-enabled transportation spend management solutions to large, established enterprises globally. Iron Data TSM serves customers in a variety of industries, including over 30 Fortune 500 companies.
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closed 4/9/2021 via PR Newswire

Dynamic Quest, acquired Integrated Solutions

synopsis: Dynamic Quest, a managed service provider offering IT and cloud services to enterprises and businesses, has acquired Integrated Solutions, an IT managed service provider that serves small and medium sized businesses. Integrated Solutions offers managed IT, disaster recovery, cybersecurity, and cloud services.
buyer parent: Spire Capital Partners, L.P.
buyer: Dynamic Quest
Dynamic Quest is a managed service provider for IT services to enterprises and mid-sized businesses. Dynamic Quest offers a broad set of services including hosted cloud services, disaster recovery, managed IT, service plans, application support, virtual CIO and security services. "
target: Integrated Solutions
Integrated Solutions is an IT managed service provider that serves small and medium sized businesses. Integrated Solutions offers managed IT, disaster recovery, cybersecurity, and cloud services to businesses across a wide variety of verticals, including medical, legal, manufacturing, and retail.
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closed 3/31/2021 via PR Newswire

Dynamic Quest, acquired BoxMeta LLC

synopsis: Dynamic Quest, a managed service provider offering IT and cloud services to enterprises and businesses, has acquired BoxMeta, a managed services provider. BoxMeta is committed to providing small and mid-sized companies with expert IT support. Their services include managed IT, disaster recovery, cloud and server hosting, and more.
buyer parent: Spire Capital Partners, L.P.
buyer: Dynamic Quest
Dynamic Quest is a managed service provider for IT services to enterprises and mid-sized businesses. Dynamic Quest offers a broad set of services including hosted cloud services, disaster recovery, managed IT, service plans, application support, virtual CIO and security services. "
target: BoxMeta LLC
BoxMeta is a managed services provider. BoxMeta is committed to providing small and mid-sized companies with expert IT support that enables them to focus more on their business. Their services include managed IT, disaster recovery, cloud and server hosting, and more.
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closed 8/26/2020 via PR Newswire

Dynamic Quest, acquired Southern Data Solutions

synopsis: Dynamic Quest, a managed service provider offering IT and cloud services to enterprises and businesses, has acquired Southern Data Solutions (SDS), a managed services provider that provides support to small and medium sized businesses. SDS offers services for cloud, security, VoIP and business continuity.
buyer parent: Spire Capital Partners, L.P.
buyer: Dynamic Quest
Dynamic Quest is a managed service provider for IT services to enterprises and mid-sized businesses. Dynamic Quest offers a broad set of services including hosted cloud services, disaster recovery, managed IT, service plans, application support, virtual CIO and security services. "
target: Southern Data Solutions
Southern Data Solutions (SDS) is a managed services provider that provides support to small and medium sized businesses. SDS helps their clients to implement the right technology to maximize their productivity and profitability. They offer services for cloud, security, VoIP and business continuity.
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closed 2/12/2020 via PR Newswire

Dynamic Quest, acquired Cohn Consulting Corporation

synopsis: Dynamic Quest, a managed service provider offering IT and cloud services to enterprises and businesses, has acquired Cohn Consulting Corporation, a managed service provider. Cohn Consulting offers managed IT, disaster recovery, and hosting services to small and medium-sized businesses across a wide variety of verticals.
buyer parent: Spire Capital Partners, L.P.
buyer: Dynamic Quest
Dynamic Quest is a managed service provider for IT services to enterprises and mid-sized businesses. Dynamic Quest offers a broad set of services including hosted cloud services, disaster recovery, managed IT, service plans, application support, virtual CIO and security services. "
target: Cohn Consulting Corporation
Cohn Consulting is a managed service provider for IT services to small to medium-sized businesses. The firm offers managed IT, disaster recovery, and hosting services to businesses across a wide variety of verticals.
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closed 12/3/2019 via PR Newswire

O2B Kids, acquired Home Away From Home

synopsis: O2B Kids, a premier provider of early education services, has acquired Home Away From Home (or "HAFH"), a provider of high-quality early education services in southeast Florida. HAFH operates preschools providing families with an education-focused and enriched environment for infant care, preschool, afterschool and summer camp services.
buyer parent: Spire Capital Partners, L.P.
buyer: O2B Kids
O2B Kids is a leading provider of early education services for children in the Southeast U.S. O2B offers preschool education for children 0 to 5 years old, afterschool enrichment programs for elementary school students, and an unprecedented family membership program for all kids 0 to 13 years old. "
target: Home Away From Home
Based in Palm Beach, Florida, Home Away From Home (or "HAFH") operates preschools providing families with an education-focused and enriched environment for infant care, preschool, afterschool and summer camp services.
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closed 11/20/2019 via BNC Analysis

NexPhase Capital, acquired Surgent

synopsis: NexPhase Capital, a thematic and operationally-focused independent private equity firm that makes equity investments in lower middle market growth-oriented companies, acquired Surgent Professional Education, he largest independent provider of continuing education for CPAs and other financial professionals in the United States.
buyer: NexPhase Capital
NexPhase Capital is a thematic and operationally-focused independent private equity firm that makes equity investments between $25 million and $75 million in lower middle market growth-oriented companies in the healthcare, consumer and software and services sectors. "
target parent: Spire Capital Partners, L.P.
target: Surgent
Surgent Professional Education is the largest independent provider of continuing education for CPAs and other financial professionals in the United States. It has provided more than 5.6 million CPE credits to tens of thousands of accounting professionals across the U.S. and abroad.
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closed 8/12/2019 via BNC Analysis

Surgent, acquired PharmCon

synopsis: Surgent, a Spire Capital Partners portfolio company and leading provider of continuing education and exam preparation courses, has acquired Pharmaceutical Education Consultants, Inc. ("PharmCon"). Since its establishment in 1990, PharmCon has been providing quality continuing education for the healthcare profession.
buyer parent: Spire Capital Partners, L.P.
buyer: Surgent
Founded in 1985, Surgent provides continuing professional education and exam preparation courses to the accounting and healthcare sectors. Surgent’s services help exam takers become credentialed and satisfy required credit hours. "
target: PharmCon
Since its establishment in 1990, PharmCon has been providing quality continuing education for the healthcare profession. Their focus has been on continuing education for physicians and pharmacists, working with the pharmaceutical industry, professional associations, and managed care organizations.
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closed 1/9/2019 via PR Newswire

Dynamic Quest, acquired Carolina Networks

synopsis: Dynamic Quest, a managed service provider offering IT and cloud services to enterprises and businesses, completed the acquisition of Carolina Networks that offers managed IT, disaster recovery and hosting services to small and medium sized businesses across a wide variety of verticals.
buyer parent: Spire Capital Partners, L.P.
buyer: Dynamic Quest
Dynamic Quest is a managed service provider for IT services to enterprises and mid-sized businesses. Dynamic Quest offers a broad set of services including hosted cloud services, disaster recovery, managed IT, service plans, application support, virtual CIO and security services. "
target: Carolina Networks
Carolina Networks provides superior managed services with proactive remote monitoring and management of computer networks. Carolina Networks also provides cloud solutions including Microsoft Office 365, Microsoft Exchange Online, and Google Apps.
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closed 12/5/2018 via PR Newswire

Dynamic Quest, acquired Enroute Networks

synopsis: Spire Capital portfolio company, Dynamic Quest, a managed service provider offering IT and cloud services to enterprises and businesses, completed the acquisition of Enroute Networks. Enroute Networks is a managed service provider for IT services and voice and data communications to small to medium sized businesses.
buyer parent: Spire Capital Partners, L.P.
buyer: Dynamic Quest
Dynamic Quest is a managed service provider for IT services to enterprises and mid-sized businesses. Dynamic Quest offers a broad set of services including hosted cloud services, disaster recovery, managed IT, service plans, application support, virtual CIO and security services. "
target: Enroute Networks
Enroute Networks is a managed service provider for IT services and voice and data communications services to small to medium sized businesses.They serve across a variety of verticals with unique niches including the hospitality industry.
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closed 6/25/2018 via PR Newswire

Veraction, LLC merged with Trax Technologies,

synopsis: Trax Technologies, a leading global freight audit and payment provider, and Veraction, a leading provider of transportation spend management and freight audit solutions, announced the merger of the two companies. Veraction offers total transportation spend management solutions and provides sourcing and consulting services.
buyer parent: Strattam Capital
buyer: Trax Technologies
Trax Technologies is transforming global logistics to help customers reduce risk, save money, and improve enterprise-wide efficiency. They apply easy-to-use SaaS technologies and expert frameworks to help clients uncover valuable logistics business intelligence. "
target parent: Spire Capital Partners, L.P.
target: Veraction, LLC
Veraction, LLC provides cloud based transportation spend management solutions for various industries worldwide. The company offers total transportation spend management solutions and provides sourcing and consulting services.
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closed 1/24/2017 via BusinessWire

PSI Services LLC, acquired Performance Assessment Network

synopsis: PSI Services, a professional testing services provider to corporations, government agencies, professional associations, and certifying bodies, announced that they have acquired Performance Assessment Network (PAN), a recognized leader in talent assessments and measurement solutions for the Corporate, Government and Education marketplace worldwide.
buyer parent: Waud Capital Partners, LLC
buyer: PSI Services LLC
PSI Services LLC (PSI) has 70 years of experience providing worldwide testing solutions to corporations, Federal and State government agencies, professional associations and certifying bodies. PSI offers a comprehensive solutions approach from test development to delivery to results processing. "
target parent: Spire Capital Partners, L.P.
target: Performance Assessment Network
Performance Assessment Network (PAN) is the leading provider of talent measurement solutions helping organizations of all sizes hire, develop and retain the right talent. Their suite of industry-leading technologies and assessment tools offers clients a one-stop shop assessment experience.
price ($mm)
$271
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closed 5/23/2016 via PR Newswire

Spire Capital Partners, L.P., acquired OCM, Incorporated

synopsis: Dominus Capital, L.P., a leading middle-market private equity firm, announced the sale of On Campus Marketing to Spire Capital. On Campus Marketing is the largest provider of affinity programs for universities and colleges across the United States.
buyer: Spire Capital Partners, L.P.
Spire Capital is an active and experienced private equity firm with an investment focus in small market companies within the business services, information services, education, media and communications sectors. "
target parent: Dominus Capital, L.P.
target: OCM, Incorporated
On Campus Marketing is the largest provider of affinity programs for universities and colleges across the United States. The Company utilizes university-branded direct marketing targeted at the parents of college students to sell a diversified group of products.
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closed 11/11/2015 via PR Web

Performance Assessment Network, acquired Institute for Personality & Ability Testing, Inc.

synopsis: Performance Assessment Network (PAN), the leader in talent measurement solutions, acquired the Institute for Personality and Ability Testing, Inc (IPAT). The company is a group of publishers of the 16PF® Questionnaire and other valued psychometric tools.
buyer parent: Spire Capital Partners, L.P.
buyer: Performance Assessment Network
Performance Assessment Network (PAN) is the leading provider of talent measurement solutions helping organizations of all sizes hire, develop and retain the right talent. Their suite of industry-leading technologies and assessment tools offers clients a one-stop shop assessment experience. "
target: Institute for Personality & Ability Testing, Inc.
IPAT publishes the premier assessment of normal adult personality, providing insights into behaviors for organizations selecting or developing employees, for colleges regarding student career identification and development, or for individuals/couples in counseling settings.
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closed 4/2/2014 via PR Newswire

Spire Capital Partners, L.P., acquired Iron Data TSM

synopsis: Spire Capital announced its acquisition of Accuship.com, LLC, Iron Data Solution's Transportation Spend Management Division. Iron Data TSM provides software-enabled transportation spend management solutions allowing global enterprises to optimize their transportation spend.
buyer: Spire Capital Partners, L.P.
Founded in 2000, Spire Capital is an active and experienced private equity firm with an investment focus in companies within the business services, information services, media, education and communications sectors. "
target parent: Arlington Capital Partners
target: Iron Data TSM
Iron Data Transportation Spend Management provides software-enabled transportation spend management solutions to large, established enterprises globally. Iron Data TSM serves customers in a variety of industries, including over 30 Fortune 500 companies.
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closed 2/4/2013 via AP - Associated Press

Spire Capital Partners, L.P., acquired Performance Assessment Network

synopsis: Spire Capital announced the acquisition of Performance Assessment Network (PAN), a leading technology-enabled provider of human capital management assessment solutions. Spire Capital and PAN management have acquired all of the issued and outstanding stock of pan from Equifax Workforce Solutions, a subsidiary of Equifax Inc.
buyer: Spire Capital Partners, L.P.
Founded in 2000, Spire Capital is an active and experienced private equity firm with an investment focus in companies within the business services, information services, media, education and communications sectors. "
target parent: Equifax, Inc.
target: Performance Assessment Network
Performance Assessment Network (PAN) is the leading global provider of online talent assessments and testing technology solutions that aid both corporate and government organizations in hiring and growing top talent.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$21
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/12/2012 via BNC Analysis

Northleaf Capital Partners, Partners Group Holding AG, Silver Lake Sumeru, acquired Velocity Technology Solutions, Inc.

synopsis: Velocity Technology Solutions, a leading cloud solutions provider for enterprise resource planning applications, announced that a Silver Lake Sumeru led investor group and Velocity management have signed a definitive agreement to acquire the company.
buyer: Silver Lake Sumeru
buyer: Northleaf Capital Partners
buyer: Partners Group Holding AG (SWX:PGHN:$1,497.70)
Silver Lake Sumeru is a global leader in private equity investments in middle-market, growth-oriented technology companies. The Silver Lake Sumeru team applies fundamental operating insight, deep technology sector expertise, and world-class investing skills to invest in and partner with companies. "
target parent: Spire Capital Partners, L.P.
target: Velocity Technology Solutions, Inc.
Velocity Technology Solutions-- the ERP in the cloud company -- hosts ERP software and related applications for companies within its virtual private cloud environment, lowering operational costs, increasing service levels and improving software performance.
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closed 5/16/2012 via PR Newswire

Pearson (VUE), acquired Certiport, Inc.

synopsis: Pearson VUE announced the acquisition of Certiport, a leading provider of performance-based certification exams and practice test solutions for academic institutions, workforce and corporate technology markets. Pearson VUE is furthering its commitment to offering the most robust, end-to-end professional learning and assessment solutions.
buyer parent: Pearson plc
buyer: Pearson (VUE)
Pearson VUE is the global leader in computer-based testing for information technology, academic, government and professional testing programs around the world. Pearson VUE provides a full suite of services from test development to data management, and delivers exams. "
target parent: Spire Capital Partners, L.P.
target: Certiport, Inc.
Certiport is the leading provider of certification exam development, delivery and program management services delivered through an expansive network of over 12,000 Certiport Authorized Testing Centers worldwide. Certiport manages a sophisticated portfolio of leading certification programs.
price ($mm)
$140
rev ($mm)
$48
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.9x
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/16/2012 via PR Newswire

Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, acquired AssetNation, Inc.

synopsis: Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, the world's largest industrial auctioneer, announced that it has successfully completed the acquisition of AssetNation, Inc., a leading online marketplace and solutions provider for surplus and salvage assets. AssetNation, Inc. provides asset transition and asset recovery solutions for buyers and sellers.
buyer: Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers (RBA:$535.53)
Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers is the world's largest industrial auctioneer, selling more equipment to on-site and online bidders than any other company in the world. Ritchie Bros. offers services that enable the world's builders to easily and confidently exchange equipment. "
target parent: Spire Capital Partners, L.P.
target: AssetNation, Inc.
AssetNation, Inc. provides asset transition and asset recovery solutions for buyers and sellers. The company offers online auction marketplaces and solutions for surplus, end of life, and salvage assets and equipment.
price ($mm)
$64
rev ($mm)
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closed 4/4/2012 via PR Newswire

Direct Brands, Inc., acquired SkyMall, Inc.

synopsis: Direct Brands' affiliate Bookspan, which is owned by Phoenix-based private investment firm, Najafi Companies, has acquired Phoenix-based SkyMall, one of the most recognized brands in North America. SkyMall is known for its national in-flight catalog and e-commerce business.
buyer parent: Najafi Companies
buyer: Direct Brands, Inc.
Direct Brands is one of the largest direct-to-consumer distributors of media products in the U.S. The company is home to DVD and book club brands such as Columbia House, Doubleday Book Club, Book-of-the-Month Club, BOMC2.com as well as a number of special interest and lifestyle book clubs. "
target parent: Spire Capital Partners, L.P.
target: SkyMall, Inc.
SkyMall is a multi-channel, direct marketer offering high-quality, innovative merchandise from top direct marketers and manufacturers through its SkyMall catalog and web site, SkyMall.com. SkyMall also offers turn-key merchandise and gift card loyalty programs to global brands.
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closed 9/26/2011 via Market Wire

Velocity Technology Solutions, Inc., acquired WTS Inc.

synopsis: Velocity Technology Solutions, the ERP in the Cloud company, announced that it has acquired WTS, Inc., a strategic partner with Oracle for the hosting of the JD Edwards family of applications. The deep Oracle JD Edwards experience of the WTS team enables Velocity to expand its offerings to a significant and well established marketplace.
buyer parent: Spire Capital Partners, L.P.
buyer: Velocity Technology Solutions, Inc.
Velocity Technology Solutions-- the ERP in the cloud company -- hosts ERP software and related applications for companies within its virtual private cloud environment, lowering operational costs, increasing service levels and improving software performance. "
target: WTS Inc.
WTS, Inc. is a strategic partner with Oracle for the hosting of the JD Edwards family of applications. WTS created strategic alliances with software vendors that complement and integrate their products with Oracle solutions.
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closed 1/30/2017 via BNC Analysis

Technische Werke Ludwigshafen AG, acquired WEBfactory GmbH

synopsis: Fidura Private Equity Fonds has sold their majority stake in the software company WEBfactory GmbH in Buchen (Odenwald) successfully to Technische Werke Ludwigshafen AG (TWL). WEBFactory provides standard software for the surveillance and control of machines and industrial systems and for the online analysis and assessment of production data.
buyer: Technische Werke Ludwigshafen AG
Technische Werke Ludwigshafen AG (TWL) is a local utility company based in Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Germany. TWL has for over 100 years supplied the city of Ludwigshafen with electricity, gas, refrigeration, water and district heating. "
target parent: Fidura Private Equity Fonds
target: WEBfactory GmbH
WEBfactory GmbH, headquartered in Baden-Württemberg, Buchen, provides standard software for the surveillance and control of machines and industrial systems and for the online analysis and assessment of production data.
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closed 11/28/2016 via Market Wire

N. Harris Computer Corporation, acquired iMDsoft

synopsis: Constellation Software Inc., announced its wholly-owned subsidiary N. Harris Computer Corporation has acquired all of the shares of I.M.D. Soft Limited a leading international clinical information systems software provider.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: N. Harris Computer Corporation
Harris has focused on providing feature-rich and robust turnkey solutions to Public Sector, Schools, Utility, and Health Care agencies throughout North America. Harris’ focus is on creating long-term relationships with its customers and ensuring that it meets the changing needs of its customers. "
target parent: TPG Capital
target: iMDsoft
iMDsoft is a leading provider of proven clinical information systems worldwide. The Company’s products are designed to enhance quality of care for critically ill patients and improve financial performance for healthcare providers.
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closed 7/9/2012 via PR Newswire

MetrixLab, acquired MarketTools Inc.

synopsis: MetrixLab, a global provider of online consumer research services, announced that it has acquired MarketTools Research Solutions Inc., a leader in services and software for market research, from TPG Growth. MarketTools is known for pioneering some of the first research technologies on the Internet.
buyer: MetrixLab
MetrixLab is a fast-growing global provider of online consumer research services. Its solutions are employed by over half of the Top 100 Global Brands such as Microsoft, Philips, Google and Heineken. The company is headquartered in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. "
target parent: TPG Capital
target: MarketTools Inc.
MarketTools is the leading provider of services and software for market research. Through the use of advanced respondent engagement techniques and comprehensive analytic tools, MarketTools helps clients innovate, optimize and execute programs that deliver high-value business impact.
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announced 1/23/2019 via PR Newswire

Dynata, will acquire Reimagine Holdings Group

synopsis: Dynata, a global leader in first-party data and data services, announces it has reached an agreement to acquire Reimagine Holdings Group, a global leader in data creation and technology-enabled business intelligence headquartered in Westport, Connecticut.
buyer parent: Court Square Capital Partners
buyer: Dynata
Dynata is the premier global provider of data solutions and technology for consumer and B2B survey research. Dynata reaches participants in 90+ sample countries via internet, telephone, mobile/wireless and mixed-access offerings. "
target: Reimagine Holdings Group
Reimagine is a global leader in data creation for business intelligence, and has redefined the insights industry by acquiring and investing in growth-oriented, technology-enabled service companies.
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closed 3/14/2017 via PR Newswire

The Shipyard, acquired TOMORRO\\\ LLC

synopsis: The Shipyard, an independent marketing firm, today announces the acquisition of TOMORRO\\\, an innovation consultancy led by marketing icon Jon Bond – combining the companies' strategic, creative and data-centric talents to address rising demand from businesses seeking to inoculate themselves against Disruption.
buyer: The Shipyard
The Shipyard is an independent marketing consultancy and the first "marketing engineering" firm. It is creating digital transformation for the world's most significant brands- where high velocity content creation meets big data, where competitive strategy meets creative and disruptive advertising. "
target: TOMORRO\\\ LLC
TOMORRO\\\ LLC is a consultancy designed to accelerate brand value through the adoption of the most forward-thinking marketing approaches and technologies. TOMORRO\\\ is an active investor and advisor in ad technology companies.
price ($mm)
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closed 5/23/2018 via BNC Analysis

startup300 AG, acquired Pioneers.io

synopsis: startup300, an Austrian angel investor network and business accelerator, has acquired Pioneers.io, an international relationship builder in the tech and startup scene. Pioneers' flagship event, Pioneers Festival, brings together a global community of 2,500 founders, investors, and innovation executives to build partnerships and shape the future.
buyer: startup300 AG
startup300 is an Austrian angel investor network and business accelerator that offers their services to Austrian startups. The group consists of 142 angels and investors that help startups grow their businesses. They focus on startups that have scalable, innovative or disruptive business models. "
target: Pioneers.io
Pioneers.io is an international relationship builder in the tech and startup scene, offering events, consulting, and investment. Their Pioneers Festival event brings together a global community of 2,500 founders, investors, and innovation executives to build partnerships and shape the future.
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announced 11/30/2020 via BusinessWire

ServiceNow, will acquire Element AI

synopsis: ServiceNow announced it has signed an agreement to acquire Element AI, a leading artificial intelligence (AI) company with deep AI capabilities and some of the world’s brightest AI minds. Element AI launches and incubates advanced AI-First solutions in partnership with large corporations.
buyer: ServiceNow (NYSE:NOW:$4,833.48)
ServiceNow's cloud-based platform and solutions deliver digital experiences that help people do their best work. Their applications automate, predict, digitize, and optimize business processes and tasks, across IT, Customer Service, Security Operations, and Human Resources. "
target: Element AI
Element AI is the platform that helps organizations embrace an AI-First world for today and tomorrow. Composed of a research lab uniquely connected to the world's best academic ecosystems, Element AI launches and incubates advanced AI-First solutions in partnership with large corporations.
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announced 1/31/2017 via BNC Analysis

Capiton AG, will acquire Gemaco N.V.

synopsis: Capiton has entered into an agreement on the acquisition of a majority stake in Gemaco Group with the current majority shareholder Saffelberg Investments. Gemaco Group based with its headquarters in Mechelen, Belgium is a leading provider of full-service merchandising and promotional marketing solutions for global industry.
buyer: Capiton AG
Capiton is an owner-managed financial investor that invests in large SMEs in Germany, Austria and Switzerland by means of MBOs and expansion financing. capiton's roots go back to the late 1970s. "
target parent: Saffelberg Investments
target: Gemaco N.V.
Gemaco Group based with its headquarters in Mechelen, Belgium is a leading provider of full-service merchandising and promotional marketing solutions for global industry and fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) customers. The Group has 13 locations worldwide.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$96
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/21/2016 via Company Press Release

New Hope Communications Inc., acquired Nutrition Capital Network

synopsis: New Hope, a company that helps suppliers, manufacturers & retailers bring healthy, organic & natural products to life, has acquired the assets of Nutrition Capital Network (NCN), a company that holds four annual investor meetings which focus on investment and acquisition opportunities in branded products, ingredients and technology.
buyer parent: Informa plc
buyer: New Hope Communications Inc.
New Hope Network is at the forefront of the healthy lifestyle products industry. With solutions for the complete supply chain from manufacturers, retailers/distributors and service providers, the network offers a robust portfolio of content, events, data, research and consultative services. "
target: Nutrition Capital Network
Nutrition Capital Network holds four annual investor meetings which focus on investment and acquisition opportunities in branded products, ingredients and technology. They facilitate financing for growing companies and introduce investors to the next generation of brands.
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announced 5/3/2018 via PR Newswire

RMRM Holdings, Sound Point Capital Management, will acquire Relativity Media, LLC

synopsis: Relativity Media has agreed to sell all of its assets to UltraV Holdings LLC, a joint venture among funds managed by Sound Point Capital Management and RMRM Holdings. Relativity Media operates a portfolio of major studio quality film assets with the capabilities and infrastructure to produce and distribute high caliber, original content.
buyer: RMRM Holdings
buyer: Sound Point Capital Management
UltraV Holdings LLC is a joint venture among funds managed by Sound Point Capital Management, a New York-based asset management firm with approximately $17 billion of assets under management, and RMRM Holdings, which is led by David Robbins, Lex Miron and Larry Robbins. "
target: Relativity Media, LLC
Relativity Media operates a portfolio of major studio quality film assets with the capabilities and infrastructure to produce and distribute high caliber, original content. They are engaged in the production and distribution of movies, television, fashion, sports, digital and music.
price ($mm)
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announced 1/4/2018 via PR Newswire

SilverLake, will acquire Weld North Education

synopsis: Silver Lake, the global leader in technology investing, announced that it will acquire a majority stake in Weld North Education (WNE), a leading digital education technology company focused on developing digital curriculum and tools for preK-12th grade, from KKR.
buyer: SilverLake
Silver Lake is the global leader in technology investing, with about $39 billion in combined assets under management and committed capital and a team of approximately 100 investment and value creation professionals located in Silicon Valley, New York, London, Hong Kong and Tokyo. "
target parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
target: Weld North Education
Weld North Education operates a platform of digital and SaaS educational solution businesses and makes control investments in high potential businesses in the education industry.
price ($mm)
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announced 3/14/2017 via BNC Analysis

Boubyan Petrochemical Company, will acquire Educational Holding Group

synopsis: Boubyan Petrochemicals, the first private-sector company in Kuwait that invested in the government-controlled petrochemical sector, is to acquire majority stake in Educational Holding Group, the first private educational investments organization in Kuwait. Boubyan Petrochemicals is looking to buy 32.8% stake and currently hold 21.12% stake.
buyer: Boubyan Petrochemical Company (KWSE:BPCC:$93.42)
Boubyan Petrochemical Company K.S.C., a Kuwaiti shareholding company listed on the Kuwait Stock Exchange, is the first private-sector company in Kuwait that invested in the government-controlled petrochemical sector. The company was established on February 12, 1995 "
target: Educational Holding Group (KWSE:EDU:$38.04)
Founded in 1982, Educational Holding Group was the first private educational investments organization in Kuwait. The group has grown manifold with a portfolio that covers the entire educational life-cycle, ranging from K-12, tertiary education and vocational training and development.
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closed 12/8/2005 via BusinessWire

eLocalAccess, LLC merged with TradeMaven Group LLC,

synopsis: TradeMaven LLC and eLocal today jointly announced they have merged the two firms to form TradeMaven Group LLC (TMG). The merger is one of the most significant in the online trading industry, combining TradeMaven's leading technology for online trading with eLocal's exceptional retail and institutional execution and brokerage services.
buyer: TradeMaven Group LLC
TradeMaven was founded with the mission of providing high-performance and cost-effective trading software for experienced and new traders. TM is used by Futures, Forex & Bond Traders worldwide. "
target: eLocalAccess, LLC
eLOCAL was established and registered with the NFA and CFTC in July 2000 culminating in the merger of two large independent local clearing firms at the Chicago Board of Trade.
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closed 1/28/2021 via Yahoo, Inc.

Martin Wolf LLC, acquired IT ExchangeNet

synopsis: martinwolf M&A Advisors - a leading M&A Advisory firm exclusively focusing on middle-market IT Services, Solution Provider and Software companies - announced the acquisition of IT ExchangeNet (ITX), a leader in facilitating smaller mid-market IT M&A transactions.
buyer: Martin Wolf LLC
Headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona with an office in New York, martin wolf is a leading M & A Advisory focused on middle market companies in the IT Services, IT Supply Chain, and Software space. "
target: IT ExchangeNet
Founded in 1998 by technology CEOs and M & A professionals, and headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, IT ExchangeNet (ITX) is an organized and efficient marketplace for owners of small mid-market IT businesses seeking buyers or strategic partners.
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announced 5/15/2009 via AP - Associated Press

Nordnet Bank AB, will acquire eQ Corporation

synopsis: Nordnet Bank AB has signed an agreement to acquire 100% of the shares in the Finnish company eQ, from Straumur Burdaras Investment Bank hf. eQ, the largest online-broker in Finland, has about 57 000 customer and the group specializes in investment services through three business areas; Securities Brokerage, Asset Management and Corporate Finance.
buyer: Nordnet Bank AB
The Nordnet Group provides user-friendly and cost efficient services to private investors and companies within share trading, mutual fund investments and pension savings plans. The holding company, Nordnet AB (plc), is listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange. "
target parent: Straumur Burdaras Investment Bank, hf.
target: eQ Corporation
eQ, the largest online-broker in Finland, has about 57,000 customers and the group specializes in investment services through three business areas; Securities Brokerage, Asset Management and Corporate Finance.
price ($mm)
$51
rev ($mm)
$34
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.5x
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/10/2021 via BNC Analysis

Aion Bank, acquired ETFmatic LTD

synopsis: Aion Bank, a full-service digital bank based in Brussels, has acquired ETFmatic, a London-based robo-advisor and Aion’s partner since last year. The deal has been approved by the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). ETFmatic’s proprietary investment platform and management team will be integrated into Aion’s operations.
buyer parent: Warburg Pincus
buyer: Aion Bank
Aion, based in Belgium, is a subscription-only digital bank with a modern human touch, offering a wide range of services to individual and business customers. Seated in Brussels, it operates under a Belgian banking licence and offers customers convenient ways to optimize savings and expenses. "
target: ETFmatic LTD
ETFmatic, based in the UK, provides their customers with an easy way to manage their investment goals. The Company uses index based investment strategies and Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) to construct and manage investment portfolios tailored to their customers' personal preferences and situations.
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closed 11/18/2020 via BNC Analysis

Republic.co, acquired NextSeed Services LLC

synopsis: New York-based Republic, missioned to democratize investing has announced the acquisition of local business investment platform, NextSeed. NextSeed aims to connect businesses and individual investors to build vibrant communities across America. The firm has facilitated over $20mn in investments from 25,000 members into 75 local businesses.
buyer: Republic.co
Republic is an open investment platform. People can choose from privately-held companies they believe in and can connect with their success as they fuel their growth. Republic is an investment platform where everyone can invest as little as $10 in innovative startups and ICOs. "
target: NextSeed Services LLC
NextSeed is on a mission to connect businesses and individual investors to build vibrant communities across America. On the NextSeed platform, thriving local businesses can raise capital from the general public, and in turn, anybody can now invest in small businesses in their own backyard.
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closed 4/21/2020 via BNC Analysis

SoFi, acquired 8 Securities Limited

synopsis: Consumer financial services platform SoFi has acquired 8 Securities, a Hong Kong-based investing app. Targeted to personal investors, 8 Securities will rebrand to SoFi Hong Kong and will begin launching services in other markets in addition to Hong Kong. 8 Securities was the first mobile-only investment service and robo-advisor to launch in Asia.
buyer: SoFi
SoFi is a values-driven company on a mission to help members get their money right. They create modern financial products and services that help people borrow, save, spend, invest, and protect their money better, so that they can achieve financial independence and realize their ambitions. "
target: 8 Securities Limited
Hong Kong-based 8 Securities is a cloud-based brokerage platform that provides simple, transparent, and affordable mobile investing solutions. The company allows users to trade over 15,000 US and Hong Kong stocks and exchange traded funds as much as they like free of commission.
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announced 1/30/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Guardian Capital Group, will acquire ModernAdvisor

synopsis: Guardian Capital Group Limited, a Canadian diversified financial services company, will acquire Modern Advisor Canada Inc., a leading Canadian digital advisor platform. ModernAdvisor is a fintech start-up that helps investors to reach their investment goals through transparent, unbiased, and cost-effective investment management services.
buyer: Guardian Capital Group (TSX:GCG.A:$136.06)
Guardian Capital is a Canadian diversified financial services company operating in Asset Management and Financial Advisory. Guardian provides investment management services, financial advisory services, retail distribution of mutual funds, insurance, and general corporate services. "
target: ModernAdvisor
Vancouver-based ModernAdvisor is a digital investment management company. ModernAdvisor uses technology to help advisors bring Canadians intelligent investing options, allowing them to reach their investment goals through transparent, unbiased, and cost-effective investment management services.
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announced 12/2/2015 via BNC Analysis

Wealthsimple, will acquire ShareOwner

synopsis: Wealthsimple Financial Inc., Canada's leading online investing service, announced it has acquired Canadian ShareOwner Investments Inc., the country's first automated investment manager.
buyer: Wealthsimple
Wealthsimple is Canada's leading online investment manager, making smart and simple investing accessible to all Canadians with low minimums and low fees. Their on-demand financial planning services and investment advice educate clients and keep their investments on track. "
target: ShareOwner
ShareOwner (Canadian ShareOwner Investments) has been providing independent investment education and low-cost investing services to retail investors since 1987.
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Ticker: CG
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Carlyle Group
Carlyle Group
The Carlyle Group is a global alternative asset manager with $193 billion of assets under management across 128 funds and 159 fund of funds vehicles as of June 30, 2015. Carlyle’s purpose is to invest wisely and create value on behalf of its investors, many of whom are public pensions.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$6,117.50
EBITDA ($mm)
$2,728.70
EBIT ($mm)
$2,675.80
Net Income ($mm)
$1,829.50
Employees
0
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Ticker: NYSE:APO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Apollo Global Management
Apollo Global Management
Apollo Global Management, LLC and its subsidiaries is a leading global alternative investment manager. They are contrarian, value-oriented investors in private equity, credit and real estate, with significant distressed expertise.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$5,981.01
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$1,831.72
Employees
0
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Ticker: RTOBF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ratos AB
Ratos AB
Ratos is a private equity company that invests in Nordic companies where their core expertise as a professional, active and responsible owner over time creates good value growth. Added value is created in connection with acquisition, development and divestment of these primarily unlisted companies.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$2,530.41
EBITDA ($mm)
$141.89
EBIT ($mm)
$80.55
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: SIVB
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Silicon Valley Bank
Silicon Valley Bank helps innovative companies and their investors move bold ideas forward, fast. They provide a full range of financial services to companies of all sizes in innovation centers around the world.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$2,387.31
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$824.79
Employees
2836
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Ticker:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Oaktree Capital Management, LLC
Oaktree Capital Management, LLC
Oaktree is a leader among global investment managers specializing in alternative investments. They emphasize an opportunistic, value-oriented and risk-controlled approach to investments in distressed debt, corporate debt, control investing, convertible securities, real estate and listed equities.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$1,315.17
EBITDA ($mm)
$357.51
EBIT ($mm)
$331.49
Net Income ($mm)
$224.77
Employees
0
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Ticker: COWN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cowen Group, Inc.
Cowen Group, Inc.
Cowen Inc. is a diversified financial services firm that operates through two business segments: a broker dealer and an investment management division. Cowen Inc. focuses on delivering value-added capabilities to their clients in order to help them outperform.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$1,072.28
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$112.95
Employees
1325
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Ticker: EQT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
EQT AB
EQT AB
EQT is a leading Swedish investment firm with more than EUR 61B in raised capital across 29 funds and around EUR 40B in assets under management. EQT funds have portfolio companies in Europe, Asia and the US with total sales of more than EUR 19B and approximately 110,000 employees.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$687.20
EBITDA ($mm)
$181.51
EBIT ($mm)
$160.04
Net Income ($mm)
$130.94
Employees
0
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Ticker: PSEC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Prospect Capital Corporation
Prospect Capital Corporation is a business development company that operates as a closed-end, non-diversified investment company that lends to and invests in energy-related businesses.
year
2013
rev ($mm)
$625.80
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
$433.31
Net Income ($mm)
$292.38
Employees
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Ticker: TSX:ONEX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Onex Corporation
Onex Corporation
Founded in 1984, Onex is one of the oldest and most successful private equity firms. They acquire and build high-quality businesses in partnership with talented management teams. They also invest in non-investment grade debt through credit funds and collateralized loan obligations.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$622.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$534.00
EBIT ($mm)
$487.00
Net Income ($mm)
$320.00
Employees
0
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Ticker: TGOPF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3i Group Plc
3i Group Plc
3i Group plc is a multinational private equity and venture capital company headquartered in London, United Kingdom. It has offices in 13 countries across the Americas, Asia and Europe and had total assets under management of £10.5 billion as at 31 March 2012.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$403.39
EBITDA ($mm)
$256.93
EBIT ($mm)
$253.21
Net Income ($mm)
$265.62
Employees
0
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Ticker: ENXTPA:FIM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Fimalac SA
Fimalac SA
Fimalac is a diversified holding company, listed on the Paris Stock Exchange, founded and managed by Marc Ladreit de Lacharrière. Fimalac Group is engaged in private equity, digital media, live shows and hotels and recreation.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$392.72
EBITDA ($mm)
($13.56)
EBIT ($mm)
($54.12)
Net Income ($mm)
$68.47
Employees
2911
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Ticker: MAIN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Main Street Capital Corporation
Main Street Capital Corporation
Main Street Capital Corporation is a principal investment firm that provides long-term debt and equity capital to lower middle market companies and debt capital to middle market companies.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$238.16
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
$205.20
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: GIMB
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gimv
Gimv
Gimv is a European investment company with over three decades of experience in private equity and venture capital. Gimv currently manages around EUR 1.8 billion (including co-investment partnerships) of investments in about 50 portfolio companies.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$197.63
EBITDA ($mm)
$156.94
EBIT ($mm)
$155.75
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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