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closed 4/28/2004 via PR Newswire

Datafaction Inc., acquired Datafaction Inc.

synopsis: Datafaction Inc., a developer of accounting software for CPAs, business managers, high net-worth planners and production companies, today announced that its former owner and chief executive officer, Brian Kleinman, has acquired the company in a cash purchase transaction with parent company Best Software, a subsidiary of The Sage Group plc.
buyer: Datafaction Inc.
Datafaction is a total solutions computer company that provides accounting software for CPAs/ Business Managers in the Entertainment Industry, high net- worth planners and Production Companies. Since 1976 Datafaction has been involved in all phases of the design, programming, installation, training "
target parent: The Sage Group plc.
target: Datafaction Inc.
Datafaction is a total solutions computer company that provides accounting software for CPAs/ Business Managers in the Entertainment Industry, high net- worth planners and Production Companies. Since 1976 Datafaction has been involved in all phases of the design, programming, installation, training
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closed 7/1/2021 via PR Newswire

Banyan Software, acquired HWA International Inc.

synopsis: Banyan Software, Inc., a company focused on acquiring, building and growing great enterprise software businesses, has acquired HWA International Inc., a leader in trust accounting software that addresses the reporting and regulatory complexities of trust administration.
buyer: Banyan Software
Banyan Software acquires, builds, and grows great enterprise software businesses. With a permanent capital base, Banyan focuses on a buy and hold for life strategy for growing software companies that serve specialized markets. "
target: HWA International Inc.
HWA International Inc. is a leader in trust accounting software that addresses the reporting and regulatory complexities of trust administration. Headquartered in Tennessee, HWA International has been providing reliable and affordable tools for efficient portfolio management and trust operations.
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closed 4/19/2017 via PR Newswire

Asset Vantage, acquired Financial Navigator Inc.

synopsis: Asset Vantage Inc., creators of the most sophisticated cloud/mobile-based asset management, accounting and reporting system on the market, announced that it has acquired Santa Clara-based Financial Navigator Inc., a leading US provider of integrated general ledger and portfolio tracking software focused on the wealth management market.
buyer parent: UniDEL Group
buyer: Asset Vantage
Asset Vantage was founded as a next generation, cloud/mobile based asset management, accounting and reporting system catering to the complex and discreet financial needs of customers ranging from individual wealth holders to fully staffed family offices and those professionals that service them. "
target: Financial Navigator Inc.
Financial Navigator provides accounting and financial software. The end-to-end software enables clients to aggregate data from managers and reporting entities, analyze investment performance and risk, prepare financial statements and consolidated reports, & confidentially share selected information.
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closed 12/2/2014 via GlobeNewswire

SS&C Technologies, Inc., acquired DST Global Solutions Limited

synopsis: SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc., a global provider of financial services software and software-enabled services, announced that it has acquired DST Global Solutions Ltd., a leading provider of technology solutions and services to financial and utilities organisations across the globe.
buyer: SS&C Technologies, Inc. (SSNC:$4,669.30)
SS&C is a global provider of investment and financial software-enabled services and software focused exclusively on the global financial services industry. Founded in 1986, SS&C has its headquarters in Windsor, Connecticut and offices around the world. "
target parent: DST Systems, Inc.
target: DST Global Solutions Limited
DST Global Solutions is a leading provider of technology solutions and services to financial and utilities organisations. They focus on powering the data driven investment industry by offering financial technology solutions to the world’s investment and wealth management industry.
price ($mm)
$95
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$63
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closed 11/27/2019 via Company Press Release

Intuit, Inc., acquired ChronoBooks

synopsis: Intuit® is taking the next step in making QuickBooks® Online the premier solution for small- and mid-size businesses (SMBs) by acquiring ChronoBooks, a cloud-based solution that accountants and SMBs rely on to view and restore historical QuickBooks Online activity.
buyer: Intuit, Inc. (INTU:$7,837.00)
Intuit Inc. creates business and financial management solutions that simplify the business of life for small businesses, consumers and accounting professionals. Its flagship products and services include QuickBooks®, which make it easier to manage small businesses and tax preparation and filing. "
target: ChronoBooks
ChronoBooks is a cloud-based solution that accountants and SMBs rely on to view and restore historical QuickBooks Online activity.
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closed 9/26/2018 via Company Press Release

Visma ASA, acquired Merit Tarkvara AS

synopsis: Visma expands its geographic footprint and strengthens its Northern European leadership in cloud-based ERP for accountants and the SMB segment with the acquisition of Estonia based Merit Tarkvara. Merit Tarkvara was founded 27 years ago, based on accounting, payroll and stock managing software.
buyer: Visma ASA
Based in Norway, Visma makes businesses more efficient, through offerings of software, commerce solutions, retail IT-solutions, and IT-related projects and consulting. Visma simplifies and digitalizes core business processes within the private and public sector. "
target: Merit Tarkvara AS
Merit Tarkvara was founded 27 years ago, based on accounting, payroll and stock managing software, with the key products Merit Aktiva and Merit Palk as effective and accessible cloud-based tools for both accountants and small business owners. Merit Tarkvara is headquartered in Estonia.
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closed 9/6/2018 via Company Press Release

Cegid SA, acquired Loop Software SAS

synopsis: Cegid, a major player in management solutions for professionals in Accounting, Finance and Tax, Payroll and Human Resources and Retail, announces the acquisition of the Loop Software (Loop). Loop is a web-based software publisher dedicated to accounting experts and SMEs.
buyer: Cegid SA
A leader in digital transformation, Cegid offers management systems and cloud services to help customers improve their performance. Cegid group offers a wide range of solutions for financial management, taxation and human resources, as well as business applications. "
target parent: KPMG International
target: Loop Software SAS
Loop is a web-based software publisher dedicated to accounting experts and SMEs. The company was born in 2012 from the meeting of accounting professionals and specialists in web technologies.
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closed 5/23/2018 via PR Newswire

IRIS Software Group Limited, acquired Taxfiler

synopsis: IRIS Software Group, the UK's leading business-critical software provider, is announcing it has acquired Taxfiler, the cloud tax and accounts provider for small accountancy practices. Taxfiler complements the IRIS portfolio which includes Keytime, PTP and IRIS, to offer a specific solution for the needs of every size of business.
buyer parent: HgCapital
buyer: IRIS Software Group Limited
IRIS Software Group is the 6th largest privately-owned software supplier in the UK. IRIS offers the greatest range of specialist accountancy, financial management, human resource management, payroll and education solutions, delivered as a choice of integrated on premise and cloud-based applications."
target: Taxfiler
Taxfiler is the cloud tax and accounts provider for small accountancy practices. Taxfiler has established itself as a cloud-based monthly subscription service for agents and accountants to submit statutory accounts and tax returns for companies, partnerships, individuals and trusts.
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closed 9/1/2017 via Company Press Release

Wolters Kluwer NV, acquired Adsolut

synopsis: Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting announces that it has signed and completed the acquisition of Adsolut, a fast-growing provider of collaborative tax and accounting solutions for tax advisors and their clients in Belgium. The company offers an integrated, modular software suite, that enables online collaboration between accountants and their clients.
buyer: Wolters Kluwer NV (ENXTAM:WKL:$5,359.73)
Wolters Kluwer is a leader in information services and solutions for professionals in the health, tax & accounting, finance, risk & compliance, and legal sectors. They help customers make critical decisions by providing solutions that combine deep domain knowledge with specialized tech and services."
target: Adsolut
Founded in 2007, Adsolut offers an integrated, modular software suite, that enables online collaboration between accountants and their small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) clients.
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closed 2/5/2014 via BNC Analysis

Thomson Reuters, acquired Dominio Sistemas

synopsis: US media and information company Thomson Reuters announced the acquisition of Brazilian accounting software developer Dominio Sistemas Ltda. Dominio specializes in the development and implementation of accounting management and tax management software solutions for accounting firms, and micro- and small companies in Brazil.
buyer: Thomson Reuters (TRI:$5,921.00)
Thomson Reuters is the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals. It combines industry expertise with innovative technology to deliver critical information to leading decision makers. "
target: Dominio Sistemas
Domínio Sistemas Ltda. develops and provides accounting solutions and software for large, medium, small companies and enterprises. Its products include Accounting Plus, a solution for managing accounting firms. Domínio Sistemas Ltda. was incorporated in 1998 and is based in Criciúma, Brazil.
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announced 7/12/2012 via PR Newswire

CCH Incorporated, will acquire Acclipse Limited

synopsis: Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting announced the signing of an agreement to acquire Acclipse Limited, a leading provider of online accounting software, serving accounting firms in Australia, New Zealand and Asia Pacific. Acclipse will become part of the division's Asia Pacific-based business, which goes to market as CCH, a Wolters Kluwer business.
buyer parent: Wolters Kluwer NV
buyer: CCH Incorporated
CCH is the leading provider of tax, accounting and audit information, software and services for professionals. CCH is part of the global tax and accounting leader, Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting. "
target: Acclipse Limited
Acclipse Limited is a leading provider of online accounting software, serving accounting firms in Australia, New Zealand and Asia Pacific. Its products are designed to solve the problems modern accounting firms face, improve workflow efficiencies, track staff KPIs, and more.
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announced 3/31/2008 via Company Press Release

CCH Incorporated, will purchase the Accountants Division of MYOB UK and MYOB Ireland from MYOB Limited

synopsis: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business has signed an agreement to acquire from MYOB Limited the Accountants Division of MYOB UK and MYOB Ireland, a software and services provider to accountancy practices.
buyer parent: Wolters Kluwer NV
buyer: CCH Incorporated
CCH, a Wolters Kluwer business is a leading provider of tax and accounting law information, software and services. Among its market-leading products are The ProSystem fx® Office, CCH® Tax Research NetWork™, Accounting Research Manager® and the U.S. Master Tax Guide®. "
seller: MYOB Limited (ASX:MYO:$312.12)
MYOB Limited develops, publishes, and provides business management software, services, and solutions for small and medium sized businesses and for professionals in accounting practices in Australia, Europe, and New Zealand.
price ($mm)
$73
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$26
EBITDA ($mm)
$11
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6.3x
closed 9/16/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting US, acquired XCM Solutions

synopsis: Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting announced that it has completed the acquisition of XCM Solutions, a cloud-based workflow solutions provider for professional tax and accounting firms.
buyer parent: Wolters Kluwer NV
buyer: Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting US
Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting offers innovative, integrated and customer-focused solutions that support the workflow of CPAs, corporate tax and accounting departments, and auditors — enabling growth, enhancing productivity and increasing profitability. "
target: XCM Solutions
XCM Solutions is a cloud-based workflow solutions provider for professional tax and accounting firms. XCM solutions help firms control their workflow processes and allocate their resources in order to achieve greater efficiency, productivity and profitability.
price ($mm)
$162
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closed 6/15/2020 via BNC Analysis

Receipt Bank, acquired Xavier Analytics

synopsis: Leading digital accounting platform Receipt Bank has acquired data quality specialists Xavier, boosting the range of advisory tools offered to accountants and bookkeepers. Xavier automates complex checking of financial data with an easily understandable health score. It detects errors and anomalies in complex business data.
buyer: Receipt Bank
Receipt Bank was founded in 2010 to help the world work smarter. Receipt Bank helps accountants, bookkeepers and small businesses drop the data entry, go paperless and spend more time doing what they love. "
target: Xavier Analytics
Xavier is a toolkit of intelligent data cleanup and compliance tools designed for Xero accounting professionals. Their AI-assisted toolkit will identify mis-codings, track key liabilities, pinpoint anomalous supplier payments and quickly spot unwanted changes to historical data.
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closed 4/14/2021 via BNC Analysis

HgCapital, acquired Dext

synopsis: Private equity investor Hg has acquired a majority stake in Dext, formerly known as Receipt Bank. Dext makes accountants, bookkeepers and the businesses they advise more productive, profitable and powerful through better data and insights.
buyer: HgCapital
Hg is a European investor in software and services businesses, with increasing global presence. Hg is a specialist investor, committed to building businesses that change the way people do business, through deep sector specialization and dedicated operational support. "
target: Dext
Dext makes accountants, bookkeepers and the businesses they advise more productive, profitable and powerful through better data and insights. Dext puts powerful tools at your fingertips for real-time and accurate insights to help your firm be more productive and more profitable.
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$14
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closed 1/27/2021 via BNC Analysis

Iridium Technology LLC, acquired Smart Time

synopsis: Iridium Technology, a leading provider of business intelligence and financial analytics for law firms, has acquired Smart Time Apps, a provider of timekeeping software for law, accounting, and consulting firms. Smart Time offers an all-in-one timekeeping platform with desktop time entry, time capture, billing guidelines and mobile modules.
buyer: Iridium Technology LLC
Iridium Technology is a global firm specifically focused on business intelligence, profitability, and financial management for legal and professional services firms. Iridium's mission is to make sure that firms receive maximum value for their investment. "
target: Smart Time
Smart Time Apps is a provider of timekeeping software for law, accounting, and consulting firms. Smart Time offers an all-in-one timekeeping platform with desktop time entry, time capture, billing guidelines and mobile modules. Their solution helps firms to improve their efficiency and productivity.
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closed 4/13/2018 via Company Press Release

ESW Capital, LLC, acquired Firm58

synopsis: ESW Capital, LLC, announced that it has acquired Firm58, one of the most respected names in trading firm and broker dealer back-office automation solutions. Firm58 provides growth-conscious capital markets firms a suite of powerful, web-based automation technologies that improve post-trade processes and increase efficiency.
buyer: ESW Capital, LLC
Based in Austin, Texas, Enterprise Software (ESW) Capital has honed a finely-tuned methodology focused on buying, strengthening, and growing mature business software companies. ESW and its affiliated companies have been in the enterprise software space since 1988. "
target: Firm58
Firm58 simplifies trade operations for capital markets firms. Their web-based financial management software manages the processes associated with fees, commissions and payouts. They offer solutions for billing, profit/expense analysis, commission sharing arrangements and compliance & surveillance.
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closed 4/16/2020 via BusinessWire

BitGo, acquired Lumina Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: BitGo, the leader in digital asset financial services, announced that it acquired Lumina, a comprehensive crypto-native financial platform. Lumina is trusted by leading investment funds, enterprises, and professionals who demand an institutional-grade solution.
buyer: BitGo
BitGo is the leader in digital asset financial services, providing institutional investors with security, custody, and liquidity solutions. BitGo processes over 20% of all global bitcoin transactions, and supports over 200 coins and tokens. "
target: Lumina Technologies, Inc.
Lumina is a comprehensive crypto-native financial platform. Lumina is trusted by leading investment funds, enterprises, and professionals who demand an institutional-grade solution. Their platform offers solutions for portfolio management, accounting and tax, pricing and transaction APIs, and more.
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closed 7/9/2014 via Company Press Release

Cassiopae, purchased Accounting and Transactional Operations from Taliance SAS

synopsis: Taliance, a global analytics provider serving the real estate and alternative investments marketplace, has announced the disposition of its back office-focused accounting and transactional solutions to Cassiopae, a finance and asset management software provider.
buyer: Cassiopae
Cassiopae is a leading provider of global finance and asset management solutions worldwide. Cassiopae Loan and Lease system was designed from the start as a multi-asset, multi-country solution that can handle all of clients' asset finance software needs in a single product. "
seller: Taliance SAS
Taliance's accounting and transactional operations include staff, software and clients dedicated to back-office operations. Taliance is a global analytics provider serving the real estate and alternative investments marketplace.
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announced 2/9/2011 via PR Newswire

BV Investment Partners, will acquire FORS Limited

synopsis: BV Investment Partners (formerly Boston Ventures), a leading middle market private equity firm, has announced it has signed an agreement to acquire FORS Limited, an independent global organization providing accounting and reporting solutions to Family Offices, Multi-Family Offices, Trust Companies and Private Clients.
buyer: BV Investment Partners
BV Investment Partners is one of the oldest and most experienced sector-focused private equity firms in North America. The firm actively targets investments in the information and business services, communications and media industries. "
target: FORS Limited
FORS Limited is an independent global organization providing accounting and reporting solutions to Family Offices, Multi-Family Offices, Trust Companies and Private Clients. FORS has offices in Bermuda, New York, Singapore and Toronto.
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closed 4/28/2004 via PR Newswire

Datafaction Inc., acquired Datafaction Inc.

synopsis: Datafaction Inc., a developer of accounting software for CPAs, business managers, high net-worth planners and production companies, today announced that its former owner and chief executive officer, Brian Kleinman, has acquired the company in a cash purchase transaction with parent company Best Software, a subsidiary of The Sage Group plc.
buyer: Datafaction Inc.
Datafaction is a total solutions computer company that provides accounting software for CPAs/ Business Managers in the Entertainment Industry, high net- worth planners and Production Companies. Since 1976 Datafaction has been involved in all phases of the design, programming, installation, training "
target parent: The Sage Group plc.
target: Datafaction Inc.
Datafaction is a total solutions computer company that provides accounting software for CPAs/ Business Managers in the Entertainment Industry, high net- worth planners and Production Companies. Since 1976 Datafaction has been involved in all phases of the design, programming, installation, training
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closed 4/28/2004 via PR Newswire

Datafaction Inc., acquired Datafaction Inc.

synopsis: Datafaction Inc., a developer of accounting software for CPAs, business managers, high net-worth planners and production companies, today announced that its former owner and chief executive officer, Brian Kleinman, has acquired the company in a cash purchase transaction with parent company Best Software, a subsidiary of The Sage Group plc.
buyer: Datafaction Inc.
Datafaction is a total solutions computer company that provides accounting software for CPAs/ Business Managers in the Entertainment Industry, high net- worth planners and Production Companies. Since 1976 Datafaction has been involved in all phases of the design, programming, installation, training "
target parent: The Sage Group plc.
target: Datafaction Inc.
Datafaction is a total solutions computer company that provides accounting software for CPAs/ Business Managers in the Entertainment Industry, high net- worth planners and Production Companies. Since 1976 Datafaction has been involved in all phases of the design, programming, installation, training
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closed 4/28/2004 via PR Newswire

Datafaction Inc., acquired Datafaction Inc.

synopsis: Datafaction Inc., a developer of accounting software for CPAs, business managers, high net-worth planners and production companies, today announced that its former owner and chief executive officer, Brian Kleinman, has acquired the company in a cash purchase transaction with parent company Best Software, a subsidiary of The Sage Group plc.
buyer: Datafaction Inc.
Datafaction is a total solutions computer company that provides accounting software for CPAs/ Business Managers in the Entertainment Industry, high net- worth planners and Production Companies. Since 1976 Datafaction has been involved in all phases of the design, programming, installation, training "
target parent: The Sage Group plc.
target: Datafaction Inc.
Datafaction is a total solutions computer company that provides accounting software for CPAs/ Business Managers in the Entertainment Industry, high net- worth planners and Production Companies. Since 1976 Datafaction has been involved in all phases of the design, programming, installation, training
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closed 7/1/2021 via PR Newswire

Banyan Software, acquired HWA International Inc.

synopsis: Banyan Software, Inc., a company focused on acquiring, building and growing great enterprise software businesses, has acquired HWA International Inc., a leader in trust accounting software that addresses the reporting and regulatory complexities of trust administration.
buyer: Banyan Software
Banyan Software acquires, builds, and grows great enterprise software businesses. With a permanent capital base, Banyan focuses on a buy and hold for life strategy for growing software companies that serve specialized markets. "
target: HWA International Inc.
HWA International Inc. is a leader in trust accounting software that addresses the reporting and regulatory complexities of trust administration. Headquartered in Tennessee, HWA International has been providing reliable and affordable tools for efficient portfolio management and trust operations.
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closed 4/19/2017 via PR Newswire

Asset Vantage, acquired Financial Navigator Inc.

synopsis: Asset Vantage Inc., creators of the most sophisticated cloud/mobile-based asset management, accounting and reporting system on the market, announced that it has acquired Santa Clara-based Financial Navigator Inc., a leading US provider of integrated general ledger and portfolio tracking software focused on the wealth management market.
buyer parent: UniDEL Group
buyer: Asset Vantage
Asset Vantage was founded as a next generation, cloud/mobile based asset management, accounting and reporting system catering to the complex and discreet financial needs of customers ranging from individual wealth holders to fully staffed family offices and those professionals that service them. "
target: Financial Navigator Inc.
Financial Navigator provides accounting and financial software. The end-to-end software enables clients to aggregate data from managers and reporting entities, analyze investment performance and risk, prepare financial statements and consolidated reports, & confidentially share selected information.
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closed 12/2/2014 via GlobeNewswire

SS&C Technologies, Inc., acquired DST Global Solutions Limited

synopsis: SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc., a global provider of financial services software and software-enabled services, announced that it has acquired DST Global Solutions Ltd., a leading provider of technology solutions and services to financial and utilities organisations across the globe.
buyer: SS&C Technologies, Inc. (SSNC:$4,669.30)
SS&C is a global provider of investment and financial software-enabled services and software focused exclusively on the global financial services industry. Founded in 1986, SS&C has its headquarters in Windsor, Connecticut and offices around the world. "
target parent: DST Systems, Inc.
target: DST Global Solutions Limited
DST Global Solutions is a leading provider of technology solutions and services to financial and utilities organisations. They focus on powering the data driven investment industry by offering financial technology solutions to the world’s investment and wealth management industry.
price ($mm)
$95
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closed 11/27/2019 via Company Press Release

Intuit, Inc., acquired ChronoBooks

synopsis: Intuit® is taking the next step in making QuickBooks® Online the premier solution for small- and mid-size businesses (SMBs) by acquiring ChronoBooks, a cloud-based solution that accountants and SMBs rely on to view and restore historical QuickBooks Online activity.
buyer: Intuit, Inc. (INTU:$7,837.00)
Intuit Inc. creates business and financial management solutions that simplify the business of life for small businesses, consumers and accounting professionals. Its flagship products and services include QuickBooks®, which make it easier to manage small businesses and tax preparation and filing. "
target: ChronoBooks
ChronoBooks is a cloud-based solution that accountants and SMBs rely on to view and restore historical QuickBooks Online activity.
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closed 9/26/2018 via Company Press Release

Visma ASA, acquired Merit Tarkvara AS

synopsis: Visma expands its geographic footprint and strengthens its Northern European leadership in cloud-based ERP for accountants and the SMB segment with the acquisition of Estonia based Merit Tarkvara. Merit Tarkvara was founded 27 years ago, based on accounting, payroll and stock managing software.
buyer: Visma ASA
Based in Norway, Visma makes businesses more efficient, through offerings of software, commerce solutions, retail IT-solutions, and IT-related projects and consulting. Visma simplifies and digitalizes core business processes within the private and public sector. "
target: Merit Tarkvara AS
Merit Tarkvara was founded 27 years ago, based on accounting, payroll and stock managing software, with the key products Merit Aktiva and Merit Palk as effective and accessible cloud-based tools for both accountants and small business owners. Merit Tarkvara is headquartered in Estonia.
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closed 9/6/2018 via Company Press Release

Cegid SA, acquired Loop Software SAS

synopsis: Cegid, a major player in management solutions for professionals in Accounting, Finance and Tax, Payroll and Human Resources and Retail, announces the acquisition of the Loop Software (Loop). Loop is a web-based software publisher dedicated to accounting experts and SMEs.
buyer: Cegid SA
A leader in digital transformation, Cegid offers management systems and cloud services to help customers improve their performance. Cegid group offers a wide range of solutions for financial management, taxation and human resources, as well as business applications. "
target parent: KPMG International
target: Loop Software SAS
Loop is a web-based software publisher dedicated to accounting experts and SMEs. The company was born in 2012 from the meeting of accounting professionals and specialists in web technologies.
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closed 5/23/2018 via PR Newswire

IRIS Software Group Limited, acquired Taxfiler

synopsis: IRIS Software Group, the UK's leading business-critical software provider, is announcing it has acquired Taxfiler, the cloud tax and accounts provider for small accountancy practices. Taxfiler complements the IRIS portfolio which includes Keytime, PTP and IRIS, to offer a specific solution for the needs of every size of business.
buyer parent: HgCapital
buyer: IRIS Software Group Limited
IRIS Software Group is the 6th largest privately-owned software supplier in the UK. IRIS offers the greatest range of specialist accountancy, financial management, human resource management, payroll and education solutions, delivered as a choice of integrated on premise and cloud-based applications."
target: Taxfiler
Taxfiler is the cloud tax and accounts provider for small accountancy practices. Taxfiler has established itself as a cloud-based monthly subscription service for agents and accountants to submit statutory accounts and tax returns for companies, partnerships, individuals and trusts.
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closed 9/1/2017 via Company Press Release

Wolters Kluwer NV, acquired Adsolut

synopsis: Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting announces that it has signed and completed the acquisition of Adsolut, a fast-growing provider of collaborative tax and accounting solutions for tax advisors and their clients in Belgium. The company offers an integrated, modular software suite, that enables online collaboration between accountants and their clients.
buyer: Wolters Kluwer NV (ENXTAM:WKL:$5,359.73)
Wolters Kluwer is a leader in information services and solutions for professionals in the health, tax & accounting, finance, risk & compliance, and legal sectors. They help customers make critical decisions by providing solutions that combine deep domain knowledge with specialized tech and services."
target: Adsolut
Founded in 2007, Adsolut offers an integrated, modular software suite, that enables online collaboration between accountants and their small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) clients.
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closed 2/5/2014 via BNC Analysis

Thomson Reuters, acquired Dominio Sistemas

synopsis: US media and information company Thomson Reuters announced the acquisition of Brazilian accounting software developer Dominio Sistemas Ltda. Dominio specializes in the development and implementation of accounting management and tax management software solutions for accounting firms, and micro- and small companies in Brazil.
buyer: Thomson Reuters (TRI:$5,921.00)
Thomson Reuters is the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals. It combines industry expertise with innovative technology to deliver critical information to leading decision makers. "
target: Dominio Sistemas
Domínio Sistemas Ltda. develops and provides accounting solutions and software for large, medium, small companies and enterprises. Its products include Accounting Plus, a solution for managing accounting firms. Domínio Sistemas Ltda. was incorporated in 1998 and is based in Criciúma, Brazil.
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announced 7/12/2012 via PR Newswire

CCH Incorporated, will acquire Acclipse Limited

synopsis: Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting announced the signing of an agreement to acquire Acclipse Limited, a leading provider of online accounting software, serving accounting firms in Australia, New Zealand and Asia Pacific. Acclipse will become part of the division's Asia Pacific-based business, which goes to market as CCH, a Wolters Kluwer business.
buyer parent: Wolters Kluwer NV
buyer: CCH Incorporated
CCH is the leading provider of tax, accounting and audit information, software and services for professionals. CCH is part of the global tax and accounting leader, Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting. "
target: Acclipse Limited
Acclipse Limited is a leading provider of online accounting software, serving accounting firms in Australia, New Zealand and Asia Pacific. Its products are designed to solve the problems modern accounting firms face, improve workflow efficiencies, track staff KPIs, and more.
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announced 3/31/2008 via Company Press Release

CCH Incorporated, will purchase the Accountants Division of MYOB UK and MYOB Ireland from MYOB Limited

synopsis: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business has signed an agreement to acquire from MYOB Limited the Accountants Division of MYOB UK and MYOB Ireland, a software and services provider to accountancy practices.
buyer parent: Wolters Kluwer NV
buyer: CCH Incorporated
CCH, a Wolters Kluwer business is a leading provider of tax and accounting law information, software and services. Among its market-leading products are The ProSystem fx® Office, CCH® Tax Research NetWork™, Accounting Research Manager® and the U.S. Master Tax Guide®. "
seller: MYOB Limited (ASX:MYO:$312.12)
MYOB Limited develops, publishes, and provides business management software, services, and solutions for small and medium sized businesses and for professionals in accounting practices in Australia, Europe, and New Zealand.
price ($mm)
$73
rev ($mm)
$26
EBITDA ($mm)
$11
EV / rev
2.7x
EV / EBITDA
6.3x
closed 9/16/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting US, acquired XCM Solutions

synopsis: Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting announced that it has completed the acquisition of XCM Solutions, a cloud-based workflow solutions provider for professional tax and accounting firms.
buyer parent: Wolters Kluwer NV
buyer: Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting US
Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting offers innovative, integrated and customer-focused solutions that support the workflow of CPAs, corporate tax and accounting departments, and auditors — enabling growth, enhancing productivity and increasing profitability. "
target: XCM Solutions
XCM Solutions is a cloud-based workflow solutions provider for professional tax and accounting firms. XCM solutions help firms control their workflow processes and allocate their resources in order to achieve greater efficiency, productivity and profitability.
price ($mm)
$162
rev ($mm)
$23
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
7.2x
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/15/2020 via BNC Analysis

Receipt Bank, acquired Xavier Analytics

synopsis: Leading digital accounting platform Receipt Bank has acquired data quality specialists Xavier, boosting the range of advisory tools offered to accountants and bookkeepers. Xavier automates complex checking of financial data with an easily understandable health score. It detects errors and anomalies in complex business data.
buyer: Receipt Bank
Receipt Bank was founded in 2010 to help the world work smarter. Receipt Bank helps accountants, bookkeepers and small businesses drop the data entry, go paperless and spend more time doing what they love. "
target: Xavier Analytics
Xavier is a toolkit of intelligent data cleanup and compliance tools designed for Xero accounting professionals. Their AI-assisted toolkit will identify mis-codings, track key liabilities, pinpoint anomalous supplier payments and quickly spot unwanted changes to historical data.
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closed 4/14/2021 via BNC Analysis

HgCapital, acquired Dext

synopsis: Private equity investor Hg has acquired a majority stake in Dext, formerly known as Receipt Bank. Dext makes accountants, bookkeepers and the businesses they advise more productive, profitable and powerful through better data and insights.
buyer: HgCapital
Hg is a European investor in software and services businesses, with increasing global presence. Hg is a specialist investor, committed to building businesses that change the way people do business, through deep sector specialization and dedicated operational support. "
target: Dext
Dext makes accountants, bookkeepers and the businesses they advise more productive, profitable and powerful through better data and insights. Dext puts powerful tools at your fingertips for real-time and accurate insights to help your firm be more productive and more profitable.
price ($mm)
$14
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closed 1/27/2021 via BNC Analysis

Iridium Technology LLC, acquired Smart Time

synopsis: Iridium Technology, a leading provider of business intelligence and financial analytics for law firms, has acquired Smart Time Apps, a provider of timekeeping software for law, accounting, and consulting firms. Smart Time offers an all-in-one timekeeping platform with desktop time entry, time capture, billing guidelines and mobile modules.
buyer: Iridium Technology LLC
Iridium Technology is a global firm specifically focused on business intelligence, profitability, and financial management for legal and professional services firms. Iridium's mission is to make sure that firms receive maximum value for their investment. "
target: Smart Time
Smart Time Apps is a provider of timekeeping software for law, accounting, and consulting firms. Smart Time offers an all-in-one timekeeping platform with desktop time entry, time capture, billing guidelines and mobile modules. Their solution helps firms to improve their efficiency and productivity.
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closed 4/13/2018 via Company Press Release

ESW Capital, LLC, acquired Firm58

synopsis: ESW Capital, LLC, announced that it has acquired Firm58, one of the most respected names in trading firm and broker dealer back-office automation solutions. Firm58 provides growth-conscious capital markets firms a suite of powerful, web-based automation technologies that improve post-trade processes and increase efficiency.
buyer: ESW Capital, LLC
Based in Austin, Texas, Enterprise Software (ESW) Capital has honed a finely-tuned methodology focused on buying, strengthening, and growing mature business software companies. ESW and its affiliated companies have been in the enterprise software space since 1988. "
target: Firm58
Firm58 simplifies trade operations for capital markets firms. Their web-based financial management software manages the processes associated with fees, commissions and payouts. They offer solutions for billing, profit/expense analysis, commission sharing arrangements and compliance & surveillance.
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closed 4/16/2020 via BusinessWire

BitGo, acquired Lumina Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: BitGo, the leader in digital asset financial services, announced that it acquired Lumina, a comprehensive crypto-native financial platform. Lumina is trusted by leading investment funds, enterprises, and professionals who demand an institutional-grade solution.
buyer: BitGo
BitGo is the leader in digital asset financial services, providing institutional investors with security, custody, and liquidity solutions. BitGo processes over 20% of all global bitcoin transactions, and supports over 200 coins and tokens. "
target: Lumina Technologies, Inc.
Lumina is a comprehensive crypto-native financial platform. Lumina is trusted by leading investment funds, enterprises, and professionals who demand an institutional-grade solution. Their platform offers solutions for portfolio management, accounting and tax, pricing and transaction APIs, and more.
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closed 7/9/2014 via Company Press Release

Cassiopae, purchased Accounting and Transactional Operations from Taliance SAS

synopsis: Taliance, a global analytics provider serving the real estate and alternative investments marketplace, has announced the disposition of its back office-focused accounting and transactional solutions to Cassiopae, a finance and asset management software provider.
buyer: Cassiopae
Cassiopae is a leading provider of global finance and asset management solutions worldwide. Cassiopae Loan and Lease system was designed from the start as a multi-asset, multi-country solution that can handle all of clients' asset finance software needs in a single product. "
seller: Taliance SAS
Taliance's accounting and transactional operations include staff, software and clients dedicated to back-office operations. Taliance is a global analytics provider serving the real estate and alternative investments marketplace.
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announced 2/9/2011 via PR Newswire

BV Investment Partners, will acquire FORS Limited

synopsis: BV Investment Partners (formerly Boston Ventures), a leading middle market private equity firm, has announced it has signed an agreement to acquire FORS Limited, an independent global organization providing accounting and reporting solutions to Family Offices, Multi-Family Offices, Trust Companies and Private Clients.
buyer: BV Investment Partners
BV Investment Partners is one of the oldest and most experienced sector-focused private equity firms in North America. The firm actively targets investments in the information and business services, communications and media industries. "
target: FORS Limited
FORS Limited is an independent global organization providing accounting and reporting solutions to Family Offices, Multi-Family Offices, Trust Companies and Private Clients. FORS has offices in Bermuda, New York, Singapore and Toronto.
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