Like Leaf Holdings, Inc.

closed 8/14/2014 via BusinessWire

Heartland Payment Systems Inc., acquired Leaf Holdings, Inc.

synopsis: Heartland Payment Systems, the nation's fifth largest payment processor and a leading provider of merchant business solutions, announced that it acquired Leaf, creator of a mobile Point of Sale (POS) tablet specifically designed for commerce.
buyer: Heartland Payment Systems Inc. (HPY:$2,682.40)
Heartland Payment Systems, Inc. delivers credit/debit/prepaid card processing, mobile commerce, e-commerce, marketing solutions, security technology, payroll solutions, and related business solutions and services to more than 275,000 business and educational locations nationwide. "
target: Leaf Holdings, Inc.
Founded in 2011, Leaf is a mobile POS payment system specifically designed to meet the needs of small merchants. The Android-based Leaf tablets accept all forms of customer payment, including credit cards, gift cards, cash, PayPal, and mobile payments.
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closed 11/19/2020 via Company Press Release

Sumup, acquired Goodtill

synopsis: SumUp, a global payments service provider, has acquired Goodtill, a leading provider of iPad POS software in the UK. Goodtill powers some of the UK’s largest hospitality businesses. They offer solutions for online ordering, self check-out and table ordering. Their systems are used in over 450 restaurants, hotels, stadiums, offices and retailers.
buyer: Sumup
SumUp is a global payments service provider. SumUp empowers business owners by enabling them to accept card payments in-store, in-app and online, in a simple, secure and cost-effective way. Their card readers are used by over 2 million merchants around the world. "
target: Goodtill
Goodtill is a leading provider of iPad POS software in the UK. Goodtill powers some of the UK’s largest hospitality businesses. They offer solutions for online ordering, self check-out and table ordering. Their systems are used in over 450 cafes, restaurants, hotels, stadiums, offices and retailers.
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closed 8/3/2020 via finextra.com

Apple, Inc., acquired Mobeewave

synopsis: Apple, a multinational technology company, has acquired Mobeewave, a Canadian provider of mobile POS solutions. Mobeewave makes payments simple and effortless for merchants. Their solution enables merchants to accept payments by taping their client's card onto the back of their NFC-enabled mobile device.
buyer: Apple, Inc. (AAPL:$273,857.00)
Apple revolutionized personal technology with the introduction of the Macintosh in 1984. Today, Apple leads the world in innovation with iPhone, iPad, Mac, Apple Watch and Apple TV. Apple’s four software platforms—iOS, macOS, watchOS and tvOS—provide seamless experiences across all Apple devices. "
target: Mobeewave
Mobeewave is a Canadian provider of mobile POS solutions. Mobeewave makes payments simple and effortless for merchants. Their solution enables merchants to accept payments by taping their client's card onto the back of their NFC-enabled mobile device.
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$100
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closed 5/28/2020 via GlobeNewswire

OLB Group, Inc., acquired DoubleBeam

synopsis: The OLB Group, Inc., a FinTech company, has acquired DoubleBeam in an asset purchase transaction from POSaBIT, Inc. DoubleBeam provides mobile solutions that integrate into existing mobile applications and POS Systems and help merchants improve their customer experience while saving money on their cost of payments.
buyer: OLB Group, Inc. (:$10.32)
The OLB Group, Inc. is a commerce service provider that delivers fully outsourced private label shopping solutions to highly trafficked websites and retail locations. The company provides end-to-end e-commerce, mobile, and retail solutions to customers. "
target parent: POSaBit
target: DoubleBeam
DoubleBeam provides cloud and mobile solutions to improve the customer experience and save on the cost of payments. DoubleBeam integrates with existing mobile applications and POS systems to close the loop between offers and promotions, and customer purchasing habits and preferences.
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closed 1/31/2020 via Company Press Release

PayFacto, acquired Veloce

synopsis: PayFacto Payments Inc., a leading payment solutions provider with offices in Canada, the United States and Asia-Pacific region, has acquired Veloce, a leading provider of POS systems. Veloce offers a mobile and fully customizable POS system for restaurants, retail stores, bars, tourism, and more.
buyer: PayFacto
PayFacto is a leading payment solutions provider with offices in Canada, the United States and Asia-Pacific region. Boasting a vast range of services and recognized payment solutions, PayFacto helps companies and organizations take control of their electronic transactions. "
target: Veloce
Veloce is a leading provider of POS systems. Veloce offers a mobile and fully customizable POS system for restaurants, retail stores, bars, tourism, and more. Their POS systems are extremely reliable and helps their clients to maximize the efficiency and profitability of their business.
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closed 9/13/2019 via PR Web

eComchain, acquired Omnisling

synopsis: eComchain, a global ecommerce cloud-platform, has acquired Omnisling, an Indian Point-of-Sale (POS) system known for its wide range of omni-channel features. Omnisling is the #1 rated Android and iOS-based POS. Omnisling provides small and medium-sized retail businesses with the tools they need to simplify their day-to-day retail activities.
buyer: eComchain
eComchain is a global ecommerce cloud-platform. eComchain simplifies site management with pre-built templates and integrations to various 3rd party services. Their platform hosts a wide variety of online stores for various industries, including clothing, manufacturers, retailers and more. "
target: Omnisling
Omnisling is an Indian Point-of-Sale (POS) system known for its wide range of omni-channel features. Omnisling is the #1 rated Android and iOS-based POS. Omnisling provides small and medium-sized retail businesses with the tools they need to simplify their day-to-day retail activities.
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closed 7/28/2019 via PR Web

CreditPilot PLC, acquired iPSP.de GmbH

synopsis: Cyprus-based CreditPilot, a financial technology company, has acquired iPSP.de GmbH, a German online acquiring services provider and financial technology developer. iPSP.de GmbH offers online payment acquiring, card payout, and other processing-related services to online merchants and mobile application developers.
buyer: CreditPilot PLC
Cyprus-based CreditPilot is a European financial technology company specializing in digital and mobile financial services, transactional and payment infrastructure. CreditPilot’s flagship product for non-financial consumer-facing businesses is A2A (Any2Any), a digital payment ecosystem. "
target: iPSP.de GmbH
Germany-based iPSP.de GmbH offers online payment acquiring, card payout, and other processing-related services to online merchants and mobile application developers. The company also provides access to its platforms under the “managed Software as a Service (SaaS)” model.
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closed 6/28/2019 via BNC Analysis

Lyf Pay, acquired Neos

synopsis: Lyf Pay, a universal mobile payment app in France, has acquired NEOS, a scan and go mobile shopping app in France. NEOS allows retailers to streamline the shopping experience for their customers. The NEOS app allows customers to scan and pay for products in store using their mobile devices.
buyer: Lyf Pay
Lyf Pay is a universal mobile payment app in France. Lyf Pay is an easy-to-use payment app that covers a broad set of needs, including in-store payments, online shopping, friend and family payments, charitable donations, and more. Lyf Pay also integrates payment cards, loyalty cards and coupons. "
target: Neos
NEOS is a scan and go mobile shopping app in France. NEOS allows retailers to streamline the shopping experience for their customers. The NEOS app allows customers to scan and pay for products in store using their mobile devices.
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closed 6/27/2018 via Company Press Release

GK Software AG, acquired Valuephone GmbH

synopsis: GK Software, a leading store solution provider to Europe’s largest retailers, has taken over valuephone GmbH. Valuephone is a leading provider of mobile couponing, mobile payment and mobile loyalty services in Germany.
buyer: GK Software AG (DB:GKS:$109.94)
GK Software AG has become the leading store solution provider to Europe’s largest retailers with stores around the globe. Currently in over 40 countries, GK Software continues to expand along with their customers throughout Europe, Asia, Africa and North America. "
target: Valuephone GmbH
Valuephone is a leading provider of mobile couponing, mobile payment and mobile loyalty services in Germany. The software company develops innovative applications for mobile marketing and loyalty management for a variety of retail and other businesses.
price ($mm)
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$3
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0.0x
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closed 3/14/2018 via BNC Analysis

Wibmo Inc., acquired Mypoolin

synopsis: US-based digital payment company Wibmo Inc has bought Bengaluru-based payment solution provider Mypoolin. Incorporated in 2015, Mypoolin provides payment solutions for retail merchants and allows individual users to send and receive money directly from banks.
buyer: Wibmo Inc.
Wibmo Inc. a Cupertino, California based company is rapidly becoming India’s leader in mobile payments. The largest provider of eCommerce security in India, the company has launched WIBMO Mobile Payments Network – India’s first shared mobile payment ecosystem. "
target: Mypoolin
Mypoolin is a Bengaluru-based payment solution provider. Incorporated in 2015, Mypoolin provides payment solutions for retail merchants and allows individual users to send and receive money directly from banks. It also provided a feature to split and settle bills with friends using a web interface.
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closed 2/22/2018 via PR Newswire

Uphold, acquired Cortex MCP

synopsis: Uphold, a provider of a digital money platform, has acquired Cortex MCP, a leading mobile commerce and authentication company that provides the most secure mobile wallet technology in the industry. Cortex's platform and solutions enable service providers to safely accept cryptos, giving businesses and consumers the widest possible choice.
buyer: Uphold
Uphold offers a digital money platform that lets users instantly and safely access traditional currencies, cryptocurrencies, and other investments all in one place. The platform provides access to the widest range of currencies and investments available in one place, with transparency and security. "
target: Cortex MCP
Cortex MCP is a leading mobile commerce and authentication company that provides the most secure mobile wallet technology in the industry. Cortex's platform and solutions enable merchants and service providers to safely accept cryptos, giving businesses and consumers the widest possible choice.
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closed 1/30/2017 via Company Press Release

Netcetera AG, acquired Nexperts GmbH

synopsis: Netcetera has acquired a 100% stake in Nexperts GmbH, complementing its offering in the payment area with the wallet, mobile payment and NFC expertise from Nexperts. Nexperts is a leading provider of mobile contactless solutions in the area of payments, with profound experience and expertise in bringing NFC applications to mobile platforms.
buyer: Netcetera AG
As a leading Swiss software company, Netcetera supports its customers worldwide with trend-setting products and custom software. They cover the entire IT service lifecycle, from strategy to implementation and operation. "
target: Nexperts GmbH
Nexperts is a leading provider of mobile contactless solutions in the area of payments. The company has profound experience and expertise in bringing NFC applications to mobile platforms such as Android and iPhone. Solutions from Nexperts are used by banks, retailers and mobile operators.
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closed 12/8/2016 via BusinessWire

SessionM, acquired LoyalTree

synopsis: SessionM, an industry leading mobile-first marketing automation and loyalty platform, announced today it has acquired LoyalTree, a provider of integrated point-of-sale marketing software for retail brands. The acquisition will make integration with point-of-sale systems easier and faster to deploy as well as cheaper to maintain.
buyer: SessionM
SessionM is the next-generation engagement and loyalty platform. The company’s cloud-based solutions integrate loyalty marketing technology with marketing automation and profile management capabilities to drive personalized consumer relationships through the mobile device and across channels. "
target: LoyalTree
Founded in 2011, LoyalTree is a Pittsburgh-based point-of-sale integration company with a focus on growing frequency and basket-size for retail companies.
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announced 7/11/2016 via Company Press Release

Infor, will acquire Starmount

synopsis: Infor, a leading provider of beautiful business applications specialized by industry and built for the cloud, announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire Starmount, a modern store systems provider serving large and mid-market retailers. Their solutions combine the best of in-store, online, and mobile shopping to empower associates.
buyer parent: Golden Gate Capital
buyer: Infor
Infor builds beautiful business applications with last mile functionality and scientific insights for select industries delivered as a cloud service. Infor software helps eliminate the need for costly customization through embedded deep industry domain expertise. "
target: Starmount
Starmount solutions power the store as the center of the omnichannel retail experience, creating a data-rich commerce platform to engage shoppers, streamline operations, and support seamless and consistent cross-channel customer interactions.
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announced 3/15/2016 via BNC Analysis

Ackroo Inc., will acquire Appetite

synopsis: Ackroo Inc. and D1 Mobile announced that the two companies have reached an agreement for Ackroo to acquire D1 Mobile's Appetite® Mobile Pay and Loyalty platform and D1 Mobile's customer base of 281 locations. The Appetite® platform empowered franchisors and retail chains with in-store mobile payment and loyalty solutions.
buyer: Ackroo Inc. (TSXV:AKR:$5.02)
Ackroo provides gift card and loyalty solutions into the North American gift card and loyalty market. Their solutions enable businesses, merchants and business networks to increase profitability and build long-term customer relationships through customized gift card and loyalty programs. "
target parent: D1 Mobile
target: Appetite
The Appetite® platform empowered franchisors and retail chains with in-store mobile payment and loyalty solutions, and instantaneous engagement and data aggregation tools.
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$0.09
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closed 3/3/2016 via BNC Analysis

PowaTag, acquired PowaTag

synopsis: PowaTag, an app for buying products by taking photos of adverts with a smartphone, has been sold to a consortium led by Ben White, a director of Powa Technologies.
buyer: PowaTag
Ben White is a director of Powa Technologies who was appointed in January 2016. "
target parent: POWA Technologies Ltd.
target: PowaTag
PowaTag is an app for buying products by taking photos of adverts with a smartphone. PowaTag transforms consumer shopping behaviour by eliminating the wait between impulse and purchase online or offline.
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announced 2/19/2016 via PR Newswire

Thompson Investments, will acquire POWA Technologies Ltd.

synopsis: Thompson Investments, the vehicle headed up by Richard Thompson, has confirmed that they are stepping forward to buy Powa Technologies. The Powa Technologies suite includes PowaWeb – a powerful cloud-based eCommerce platform, PowaPOS – a sophisticated mobile and tablet-based POS solution, and PowaTag – an innovative payment enablement application.
buyer: Thompson Investments
Thompson Investments is an investment fund set up by Richard Thompson, the former chairman of Queens Park Rangers football club and Windsor Race Course. "
target: POWA Technologies Ltd.
Powa Technologies Ltd creates technologies to transform and redefine the retail market. The Powa suite includes PowaWeb – a powerful cloud-based eCommerce platform, PowaPOS – a sophisticated mobile and tablet-based POS solution, and PowaTag – an innovative payment enablement application.
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closed 1/14/2016 via BusinessWire

Vista Equity Partners, acquired Fiverun

synopsis: Vista Equity Partners, a leading private equity firm focused on investing in software, data, and technology-enabled companies, announced its acquisition of Fiverun, a leading innovator in the mobile point of sale arena. Fiverun is known for its experience reinventing in-store commerce through cloud-based solutions built on advanced technology.
buyer: Vista Equity Partners
Vista Equity Partners is an investment firm that invests in software, data and technology-based organizations led by management teams with long-term perspective. Vista is a value-added investor, contributing professional expertise and support that enables companies to realize their full potential. "
target: Fiverun
Fiverun helps enterprise brands and retailers enhance the in-store customer experience by bringing ecommerce into brick-and-mortar retail. Built on an agile and extensible platform, Fiverun provides native omnichannel capabilities, streamlines retail operations, and drives innovation quickly.
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closed 12/9/2015 via Company Press Release

Morpho, acquired AirTag

synopsis: Morpho (Safran) has finalized its acquisition of AirTag, a French startup specialized in innovative mobile payment solutions. AirTag develops secure mobile transaction solutions for banks, payment networks and retail. This latest acquisition further reinforces Morpho's growth strategy in the digital security market.
buyer parent: Safran SA
buyer: Morpho
Morpho is one of the world’s leading suppliers of identification, detection and e-document solutions. Morpho is specialized in personal rights and flow management applications, in particular based on biometrics, a sector in which it is the world leader, as well as secure terminals and smart cards. "
target parent: Seventure Partners
target: AirTag
AirTag develops secure mobile transaction solutions for banks, payment networks and retail. The company developed AirPass, a "virtual bank card" solution using HCE* (Host Card Emulation) technology and based on a proprietary Tokenization platform (involving a single-use payment token).
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closed 4/28/2015 via BusinessWire

BigCommerce Pty. Ltd., acquired Zing.co

synopsis: Bigcommerce, the ecommerce platform of choice for fast-growing brands, announced it has acquired Zing.co, a provider of mobile retail technologies. Zing.co help business owners sell more effectively through products that simplify and streamline how they manage their retail operations, both online and in store.
buyer: BigCommerce Pty. Ltd.
Bigcommerce is a robust, flexible ecommerce platform that provides established and emerging brands with everything they need to launch, promote, manage and scale a successful online store. Their merchants earn 75% more than retailers on competitive ecommerce solutions thanks to advanced features. "
target: Zing.co
Zing.co is the perfect blend of in-store and online commerce. Their point-of-sale software provides fast transaction times, built-in customer tracking and flexible order editing. Their back office software offers Inventory management, reporting and integration tools.
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closed 8/14/2014 via BusinessWire

Heartland Payment Systems Inc., acquired Leaf Holdings, Inc.

synopsis: Heartland Payment Systems, the nation's fifth largest payment processor and a leading provider of merchant business solutions, announced that it acquired Leaf, creator of a mobile Point of Sale (POS) tablet specifically designed for commerce.
buyer: Heartland Payment Systems Inc. (HPY:$2,682.40)
Heartland Payment Systems, Inc. delivers credit/debit/prepaid card processing, mobile commerce, e-commerce, marketing solutions, security technology, payroll solutions, and related business solutions and services to more than 275,000 business and educational locations nationwide. "
target: Leaf Holdings, Inc.
Founded in 2011, Leaf is a mobile POS payment system specifically designed to meet the needs of small merchants. The Android-based Leaf tablets accept all forms of customer payment, including credit cards, gift cards, cash, PayPal, and mobile payments.
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closed 2/9/2016 via BusinessWire

Heartland Payment Systems, acquired Beanstalk Data, LLC

synopsis: Heartland Payment Systems, one of the nation’s largest payment processors, announced it has acquired privately held Beanstalk Data, a leading provider of customer engagement platforms for restaurants in the United States. Beanstalk Data is a popular technology provider for quick service restaurants and fast casual dining providers.
buyer: Heartland Payment Systems (HPY:$2,682.40)
Heartland Payment Systems, Inc., one of the largest payment processors in the United States, delivers credit/debit/prepaid card processing and security technology through Heartland Secure™ and its comprehensive breach warranty. "
target: Beanstalk Data, LLC
Beanstalk Data has created Beanstalk Engage™, a marketing cloud and big data CRM system combined with a real-time marketing engine for business-to-consumer (B2C) companies, which enables them to have longer and more personal relationships with their customers.
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closed 1/4/2016 via BusinessWire

EchoSat, Inc., purchased SmartLink™ from Heartland Payment Systems Inc.

synopsis: EchoSat, Inc., a leading provider of payments security, managed firewall and network solutions, announced that it has acquired the SmartLink division of Heartland Payment Systems. SmartLink's secure network management links their client's business to the outside world by providing tools and services to increase productivity.
buyer: EchoSat, Inc.
EchoSat, Inc. provides payments security, managed firewall and network solutions for retail outlets in many vertical markets, as well as managed network and firewall services to protect point-of-sale systems from security breaches. EchoSat is a Level 1 compliant PCI-DSS Service Provider. "
seller: Heartland Payment Systems Inc. (HPY:$2,682.40)
SmartLink's secure network management links their client's business to the outside world by providing tools and services to increase productivity. SmartLink can connect and manage all devices and keep credit card acceptance processing over the internet.
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announced 12/15/2015 via BusinessWire

Global Payments, Inc., will acquire Heartland Payment Systems

synopsis: Global Payments Inc., a leading worldwide provider of payment technology services, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Heartland Payment Systems, Inc., one of the nation's largest payment companies. Heartland delivers credit/debit/prepaid card processing and security technology through Heartland Secure.
buyer: Global Payments, Inc. (GPN:$7,509.97)
Global Payments Inc. is a leading worldwide provider of payment technology services that delivers innovative solutions driven by customer needs globally. They provide a range of products and services that allow their customers to accept all payment types across a variety of distribution channels. "
target: Heartland Payment Systems (HPY:$2,682.40)
Heartland Payment Systems, Inc., one of the largest payment processors in the United States, delivers credit/debit/prepaid card processing and security technology through Heartland Secure™ and its comprehensive breach warranty.
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$3,857 [$4,312]
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$2,588
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$202
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closed 10/30/2015 via BusinessWire

Heartland Payment Systems Inc., acquired Digital Dining

synopsis: Heartland Payment Systems, one of the nation's largest payment processors, announced its acquisition of Digital Dining, a provider of restaurant point-of-sale and management systems throughout the United States. This acquisition allows Heartland to help restaurants with their point-of-sale system in a secure commerce system.
buyer: Heartland Payment Systems Inc. (HPY:$2,682.40)
Heartland Payment Systems, Inc., one of the largest payment processors in the United States, delivers credit/debit/prepaid card processing and security technology through Heartland Secure™ and its comprehensive breach warranty. "
target: Digital Dining
DIGITAL DINING is a very rich, robust product which is surprisingly easy to use and includes frequency, time and attendance, report writers in Crystal, XML and Excel, accounts receivable, delivery, quick service, drive-thru, bar service and table service all in one powerful application.
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closed 2/13/2015 via BusinessWire

Heartland Payment Systems Inc., acquired Dinerware, Inc.

synopsis: Heartland Payment Systems, the nation's fifth largest payments processor and a provider of merchant business solutions, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Dinerware. Dinerware provides restaurant (point of sale) systems to fine dining, cafes, nightclubs, bars, fast casual, counter service, QSR, hotels, casinos, golf courses and wineries.
buyer: Heartland Payment Systems Inc. (HPY:$2,682.40)
Heartland Payment Systems, Inc., the fifth largest payments processor in the United States, delivers credit/debit/prepaid card processing and security technology through Heartland Secure™ and its comprehensive Heartland breach warranty. "
target: Dinerware, Inc.
Dinerware provides restaurant (point of sale) systems to fine dining, cafes, nightclubs, bars, fast casual, counter service, QSR, hotels, casinos, golf courses and wineries.
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Heartland Payment Systems Inc., acquired pcAmerica

synopsis: Heartland Payment Systems, the nation's fifth largest payments processor and a leading provider of merchant business solutions, is pleased to announce the acquisition of pcAmerica. Founded in 1985, pcAmerica has been providing computerized point of sale software solutions to the retail, restaurant, and hospitality industries for over 20 years.
buyer: Heartland Payment Systems Inc. (HPY:$2,682.40)
Heartland Payment Systems, Inc., the fifth largest payments processor in the United States, delivers credit/debit/prepaid card processing and security technology through Heartland Secure™ and its comprehensive Heartland breach warranty. "
target: pcAmerica
pcAmerica has been providing computerized point of sale software solutions to the retail, restaurant, and hospitality industries for over 20 years. With over 50,000 users worldwide, pcAmerica's point of sale software solutions are used by both chains as well as single location independent operators.
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closed 11/10/2014 via BusinessWire

Heartland Payment Systems Inc., acquired xpient Solutions, LLC

synopsis: Heartland Payment Systems has acquired Xpient Solutions, an enterprise-level restaurant POS software service. Xpient offers the most advanced point of sale and local transaction management solutions in the industry.
buyer: Heartland Payment Systems Inc. (HPY:$2,682.40)
Heartland Payment Systems, Inc. delivers credit/debit/prepaid card processing, mobile commerce, e-commerce, marketing solutions, security technology, payroll solutions, and related business solutions and services to more than 275,000 business and educational locations nationwide. "
target parent: Patriarch Partners, LLC
target: xpient Solutions, LLC
XPIENT offers the most advanced point of sale and local transaction management solutions in the industry – as well as complete, enterprise-wide solutions encompassing human resources, staffing and scheduling, even inventory, food cost control and supply management.
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closed 8/14/2014 via BusinessWire

Heartland Payment Systems Inc., acquired Leaf Holdings, Inc.

synopsis: Heartland Payment Systems, the nation's fifth largest payment processor and a leading provider of merchant business solutions, announced that it acquired Leaf, creator of a mobile Point of Sale (POS) tablet specifically designed for commerce.
buyer: Heartland Payment Systems Inc. (HPY:$2,682.40)
Heartland Payment Systems, Inc. delivers credit/debit/prepaid card processing, mobile commerce, e-commerce, marketing solutions, security technology, payroll solutions, and related business solutions and services to more than 275,000 business and educational locations nationwide. "
target: Leaf Holdings, Inc.
Founded in 2011, Leaf is a mobile POS payment system specifically designed to meet the needs of small merchants. The Android-based Leaf tablets accept all forms of customer payment, including credit cards, gift cards, cash, PayPal, and mobile payments.
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closed 9/4/2014 via BusinessWire

Heartland Payment Systems Inc., acquired TouchNet Information Systems, Inc.

synopsis: Heartland Payment Systems, one of the nation's largest payment processors and leading provider of merchant business solutions, announced that the Company has completed the acquisition of TouchNet Information Systems, Inc., an integrated commerce solutions provider to higher-education institutions.
buyer: Heartland Payment Systems Inc. (HPY:$2,682.40)
Heartland Payment Systems, Inc. delivers credit/debit/prepaid card processing, mobile commerce, e-commerce, marketing solutions, security technology, payroll solutions, and related business solutions and services to more than 275,000 business and educational locations nationwide. "
target: TouchNet Information Systems, Inc.
Since 1989, TouchNet has been a pioneer in delivering innovative payment solutions for Higher Education. Colleges and universities have relied on TouchNet to unify and secure payment and related business transactions throughout the campus enterprise.
price ($mm)[EV]
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$70
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$30
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closed 4/10/2014 via BusinessWire

Heartland Payment Systems Inc., acquired MCS Software

synopsis: Heartland Payment Systems, one of the nation’s largest payments processors, has acquired MCS Software, an innovative provider of school foodservice point-of-sale, back office and online payment solutions for more than 4,000 K-12 schools nationwide.
buyer: Heartland Payment Systems Inc. (HPY:$2,682.40)
Heartland Payment Systems, Inc. delivers credit/debit/prepaid card processing, mobile commerce, e-commerce, marketing solutions, security technology, payroll solutions, and related business solutions and services to more than 275,000 business and educational locations nationwide. "
target: MCS Software
MCS Software provides the most innovative, easy-to-use and reliable software solutions, all supported with superior service to significantly increase efficiencies for schools nationwide.
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closed 12/17/2012 via BusinessWire

Heartland Payment Systems Inc., acquired ECSI

synopsis: Heartland Payment Systems, one of the nation’s largest payments processors, has expanded its Campus Solutions division by acquiring ECSI, a leading provider of cost-effective, customized payments processing solutions for the higher education industry.
buyer: Heartland Payment Systems Inc. (HPY:$2,682.40)
Heartland Payment Systems, Inc. is a payments processor that delivers credit/debit/prepaid card processing, school solutions, loyalty marketing services, campus solutions, payroll and related business solutions and services to more than 250,000 business and education locations nationwide. "
target: ECSI
ECSI supports the entire life cycle of higher education and post-graduation school/student services, including student loan payment processing, default solutions, refund services, tuition payment plans, electronic billing and payment, tax document services, and business outsourcing.
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closed 7/9/2012 via Market Wire

Heartland Payment Systems Inc., acquired NUTRIkids

synopsis: Heartland Payment Systems, one of the nation's largest payments processors, has acquired LunchByte Systems, Inc., a school foodservice back office management and point-of-sale (POS) company led by its NUTRIKIDS® solution of menu management, inventory management and POS solutions for K-12 administrators, staff, parents and students.
buyer: Heartland Payment Systems Inc. (HPY:$2,682.40)
Heartland Payment Systems, Inc., the sixth largest payments processor in the United States, delivers credit/debit/prepaid card processing, loyalty marketing services, payroll and related business solutions to more than 250,000 business locations nationwide. "
target: NUTRIkids
NUTRIkids is the leading provider of food service management products and support for the K-12 market. Its award winning software and customer service have been a part of school food service for over 20 years.
price ($mm)
$26
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/11/2011 via BusinessWire

Heartland School Solutions, acquired School-Link Technologies

synopsis: Heartland School Solutions has acquired School-Link Technologies, Inc., a privately held provider of comprehensive K-12 school nutrition and point-of-sale (POS) solutions. Heartland School Solutions provides child nutrition and payment management solutions to public and private schools throughout the United States.
buyer parent: Heartland Payment Systems Inc.
buyer: Heartland School Solutions
Heartland School Solutions provides child nutrition and payment management solutions to public and private schools throughout the United States that support that goal. Its solutions include LunchBox, Comalex, and MySchoolBucks. "
target: School-Link Technologies
School-Link Technologies, Inc. (SL-Tech) is a privately held provider of comprehensive school nutrition and point-of-sale (POS) solutions. SL-Tech focuses exclusively on K-12 school districts, supplying a wealth of products and services for busy administrators and directors.
price ($mm)
$16
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/18/2008 via BusinessWire

Heartland Payment Systems Inc., acquired Chockstone Inc.

synopsis: Heartland Payment Systems, Inc., a leading provider of credit/debit/prepaid card processing, payroll, check management and payments solutions, has closed on its acquisition of Chockstone, Inc., a privately held provider of gift card programs and loyalty solutions. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
buyer: Heartland Payment Systems Inc. (HPY:$2,682.40)
Heartland Payment Systems, Inc. delivers credit/debit/prepaid card processing, payroll and payment solutions to more than 150,000 small and mid-sized businesses nationwide. "
target: Chockstone Inc.
Chockstone provides the most innovative personalization, loyalty marketing and stored value solutions available to merchants today. Chockstone's programs are used by leading brands in the restaurant, retail, and convenience store markets to increase consumer loyalty and drive profitability.
price ($mm)
$4.10
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 5/2/2008 via BusinessWire

Heartland Payment Systems Inc., will acquire Alliance Data’s Network Services

synopsis: Heartland Payment Systems, a leading provider of credit/debit/prepaid card processing, payroll, check management and payment services, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the Network Services business of Alliance Data Systems Corporation.
buyer: Heartland Payment Systems Inc. (HPY:$2,682.40)
Heartland Payment Systems, Inc. delivers credit/debit/prepaid card processing, payroll and payment solutions to more than 150,000 small and mid-sized businesses nationwide. "
target parent: Alliance Data Systems Corporation
target: Alliance Data’s Network Services
Alliance Data's Network Services business is a leading provider of payment processing solutions, serving a variety of industries such as petroleum, convenience store, parking and retail. Services include payment processing, prepaid services, POS terminal and merchant bankcard services.
price ($mm)[EV]
$76 [$76]
rev ($mm)
$126
EBITDA ($mm)
$9
EV / rev
0.6x
EV / EBITDA
8.2x
closed 3/4/2008 via BusinessWire

Heartland Payment Systems Inc., acquired Collective Point of Sale Solutions Ltd.

synopsis: Heartland Payment Systems, a leading provider of credit/debit/prepaid card processing, payroll and payment services, has acquired a majority interest in Collective Point of Sale Solutions Ltd. CollectivePOS is a growing Canadian provider of payment processing services and secure point-of-sale solutions.
buyer: Heartland Payment Systems Inc. (HPY:$2,682.40)
Heartland Payment Systems, Inc. delivers credit/debit/prepaid card processing, payroll and payment solutions to more than 150,000 small and mid-sized businesses nationwide. "
target: Collective Point of Sale Solutions Ltd.
Founded in 2001, Collective Point of Sale Solutions is Canada's leading provider of payment processing services and secure point of sale solutions. We currently service more than 9,000 businesses across Canada and process in excess of $1 billion annually.
price ($mm)
$10
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/22/2007 via BusinessWire

Heartland Payment Systems Inc., acquired General Meters Corporation

synopsis: Heartland Payment Systems a leading provider of credit/debit/prepaid card processing, payroll and payment services, today announced it has acquired General Meters Corporation, a developer and provider of one-card systems for college and university campuses. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
buyer: Heartland Payment Systems Inc. (HPY:$2,682.40)
Heartland Payment Systems, Inc. delivers credit/debit/prepaid card processing, payroll and payment solutions to more than 150,000 small and mid-sized businesses nationwide. "
target: General Meters Corporation
General Meters is a leading provider of campus card solutions for universities and colleges nationwide. Its University One-Card System™ unites a range of functionalities, including security access, on-campus dining and vending onto one ID card for students, faculty and staff.
price ($mm)
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announced 12/15/2015 via BusinessWire

Global Payments, Inc., will acquire Heartland Payment Systems

synopsis: Global Payments Inc., a leading worldwide provider of payment technology services, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Heartland Payment Systems, Inc., one of the nation's largest payment companies. Heartland delivers credit/debit/prepaid card processing and security technology through Heartland Secure.
buyer: Global Payments, Inc. (GPN:$7,509.97)
Global Payments Inc. is a leading worldwide provider of payment technology services that delivers innovative solutions driven by customer needs globally. They provide a range of products and services that allow their customers to accept all payment types across a variety of distribution channels. "
target: Heartland Payment Systems (HPY:$2,682.40)
Heartland Payment Systems, Inc., one of the largest payment processors in the United States, delivers credit/debit/prepaid card processing and security technology through Heartland Secure™ and its comprehensive breach warranty.
price ($mm)[EV]
$3,857 [$4,312]
rev ($mm)
$2,588
EBITDA ($mm)
$202
EV / rev
1.7x
EV / EBITDA
21.8x
announced 5/19/2014 via BusinessWire

MasterCard Incorporated, will acquire ElectraCard Services

synopsis: MasterCard announced that it has entered into an agreement with Opus Software Solutions Pvt. Ltd., to acquire its subsidiary, ElectraCard Services Private Limited, a leading global provider of software solutions and processing services for electronic payment and card systems.
buyer: MasterCard Incorporated (MA:$15,301.00)
MasterCard serves as a franchisor, processor and advisor to the payments industry, and makes commerce happen by providing a critical economic link among financial institutions, governments, businesses, merchants, and cardholders worldwide. "
target parent: Opus Software Solutions
target: ElectraCard Services
ElectraCard Services (ECS), headquartered in Pune, India is a leading provider of software products and processing services for electronic payments. Its customer base includes financial institutions, retailers and telcos in over 25 countries globally.
price ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
closed 8/28/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Payment Data Systems, Inc., acquired Singular Payments, LLC

synopsis: Payment Data Systems, Inc., an integrated electronic payment solutions provider, is pleased to announce the pending closing of the Singular Payments, LLC, a Fintech payments provider that relies upon innovative technology to process payments for merchants in healthcare and other niche verticals nationwide.
buyer: Payment Data Systems, Inc. (PYDS:$11.66)
Payment Data Systems, a leading integrated payment solutions provider, offers a wide range of payment solutions to merchants, billers, banks, service bureaus, and card issuers. The Company operates credit, debit/prepaid and ACH payment processing platforms. "
target: Singular Payments, LLC
Singular Payments is a Fintech payments provider that relies upon innovative technology to process payments for merchants in healthcare and other niche verticals nationwide. Singular is primarily focused on custom software integrations of their flat rate payment processing offerings.
price ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
closed 4/26/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Paya, Inc., acquired Paragon Payment Solutions

synopsis: Paya Holdings Inc., a leading integrated payments and commerce solution provider, has acquired Paragon Payments Solutions, an industry-leading integrated payments solutions provider focused on serving the unique needs of the non-profit and healthcare verticals.
buyer: Paya, Inc. (PAYA:$206.05)
Paya is a leading provider of integrated payment and frictionless commerce solutions that help customers accept and make payments, expedite receipt of money, and increase operating efficiencies. "
target: Paragon Payment Solutions
Paragon Payment Solutions is an integrated payments provider committed to delivering tailored solutions and strategic partnerships that help software providers and their customers excel. Paragon's solutions include payment facilitation, hosted payments, mobile wallet integration, and more.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
announced 4/22/2021 via BNC Analysis

Deluxe Corporation, will acquire First American Payment Systems

synopsis: Deluxe, a growth engine for small businesses and financial institutions, is acquiring First American Payments Systems, a privately-owned large-scale payment processor that facilitates payments in-store and online.
buyer: Deluxe Corporation (DLX:$1,790.78)
Deluxe Corp. is a growth engine for small businesses and financial institutions. Millions of business customers access Deluxe’s products and services, including customized checks, as well as website development and hosting, email marketing, social media, search engine optimization and logo design. "
target: First American Payment Systems
First American is a privately-owned large-scale payment processor that facilitates payments in-store and online. It provides tools and solutions to merchants and partners that help people navigate the various payment channels.
price ($mm)
$960
rev ($mm)
$288
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
3.3x
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/20/2021 via Company Press Release

Pineapple Payments, acquired 1st Payment Systems, L.L.C.

synopsis: Pineapple Payments, a rapidly growing payments technology company based out of Pittsburgh, announced today that it acquired 1st Payment Systems. Based in Roswell, Georgia, 1st Payment creates comprehensive payment programs for associations and Integrated Software Vendors (ISVs) in the Powersports and healthcare industry.
buyer: Pineapple Payments
Pineapple Payments is a payments technology company that provides payment processing, proprietary technology, and omni-channel payment acceptance solutions for merchants of all shapes and sizes. Its core payment gateway and suite of value-added payments tools are distributed by resellers nationwide."
target: 1st Payment Systems, L.L.C.
Founded in 2008, 1st Payment Systems is a leader in comprehensive payment processing solutions. 1st Payment uses a direct sales channel focused on tight vertical markets and high-volume businesses, including Powersports, automotive, dental, and healthcare.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 10/30/2020 via PR Newswire

Alliance Data Systems, Inc., will acquire Bread

synopsis: Alliance Data Systems Corporation, a leading provider of data-driven marketing, loyalty and payment solutions, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Bread, a technology-driven digital payments company offering an omnichannel solution for retailers and platform capabilities to bank partners.
buyer: Alliance Data Systems, Inc. (ADS:$4,872.50)
Alliance Data® Systems (ADS) and its combined businesses is a leading global provider of data-driven marketing and loyalty solutions serving large, consumer-based industries. ADS creates and deploys customized solutions, enhancing the critical customer marketing experience. "
target: Bread
Bread is a technology-driven payments company that partners with retailers to personalize payment options for their customers. Bread integrates directly with retailers on their ecommerce site and gives them a single platform that lets them offer more ways to pay over time.
price ($mm)
$450
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/30/2020 via BusinessWire

AnaCap Financial Partners LLP, acquired Market Pay Europe

synopsis: Carrefour announced the disposal of a 60% stake in its Market Pay payments platform to AnaCap Financial Partners, a specialist investor in European financial services. Market Pay is a European payment service provider created to meet the challenges of omnichannel trade.
buyer: AnaCap Financial Partners LLP
Based in the UK, AnaCap is Europe’s largest specialist private equity investment advisor in the financial services sector. AnaCap’s funds invest in businesses with high growth potential, strong management teams and/or restructuring needs. "
target parent: Carrefour
target: Market Pay Europe
Market Pay is a European payment service provider created to meet the challenges of omnichannel trade. Thanks to its deep understanding of the payment value chain, Market Pay supports retailers in the deployment of end to end innovative and simplified payment solutions.
price ($mm)
$213*
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/10/2020 via BusinessWire

Paystone, acquired Swift Payments

synopsis: Paystone, a leading payments and software company, has acquired Swift Payments, a Certified Canadian Merchant Service Provider that provides Canadian businesses of all shapes and sizes with the opportunity to accept debit and credit card payments at affordable rates with an unsurpassed customer experience and complete transparency.
buyer: Paystone
Paystone is a leading payment and software company redefining the way merchants engage their customers and grow their businesses. The company's seamlessly integrated suite of automated payment processing, customer loyalty, and gift card solutions are used by brands across North America. "
target: Swift Payments
Swift Payments is a Certified Canadian Merchant Service Provider that provides Canadian businesses of all shapes and sizes with the opportunity to accept debit and credit card payments at affordable rates with an unsurpassed customer experience and complete transparency.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 7/31/2020 via BusinessWire

Corsair Capital, will acquire MSTS

synopsis: Corsair Capital LLC, a private equity firm focused on business and financial services, will acquire MSTS, a global B2B payment and credit solutions provider. With the acquisition, MSTS will be better positioned to capitalize on the substantial growth opportunities in the B2B payments market while continuing to expand its technology platform.
buyer: Corsair Capital
Corsair Capital is one of the longest-standing private equity firms focused on business and financial services in Europe and North America. The firm has developed a leading practice aligning with strong management teams and co-shareholders to grow specialist businesses. "
target parent: World Fuel Services Corporation
target: MSTS
MSTS is a financial technology company, working globally with B2B companies across transportation, manufacturing, retail, and eCommerce. MSTS’ Credit as a Service solution accelerates business commerce by streamlining payments and Accounts Receivable processes.
price ($mm)
$300
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 7/9/2020 via BNC Analysis

Heidelpay, will purchase Paysafe Pay Later from Paysafe Group

synopsis: Germany-based heidelpay Group will acquire Paysafe Pay Later, the deferred payments arm of the Paysafe Group. Focusing on the DACH region, Paysafe Pay Later is an omni-channel solutions provider for online and physical retailers wishing to offer white-labeled invoice and installment payment solutions, as well as bank transfers and direct debits.
buyer parent: AnaCap Financial Partners LLP
buyer: Heidelpay
Based in Heidelberg, the heidelpay Group is one of the fastest-growing and most innovative fintech service providers in Germany. heidelpay is a full-service payment service provider that covers the entire spectrum of electronic payment processing. "
seller: Paysafe Group (LSE:PAYS:$871.19)
Paysafe Pay Later is the deferred payments arm of the Paysafe Group. Paysafe Pay Later is an omnichannel provider with solutions for both online and bricks-and-mortar retailers wishing to offer white-labeled invoice and installment payment solutions, as well as bank transfers and direct debits.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/23/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Qgiv, acquired Acceptiva

synopsis: Qgiv, a leading provider of nonprofit fundraising technology, announced its recent acquisition of Acceptiva in partnership with strategic investor Sphere. Acceptiva is a digital fundraising platform that provides nonprofits the ability to accept and process online payments and donations.
buyer parent: SphereCommerce, LLC
buyer: Qgiv
Qgiv, Inc. is a leading digital fundraising platform founded in 2007. From their headquarters in Lakeland, Florida, they currently serve more than 4,500 nonprofit and faith-based organizations in the United States and Canada. "
target: Acceptiva
Since 2004, Acceptiva has provided nonprofits with the ability to accept payments for any need, any time; seamlessly, securely and affordably. Acceptiva serves over 700 nonprofits and faith-based organizations with payment processing, funds management, and reporting.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 4/3/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Ackroo Inc., will acquire BNA Smart Payments

synopsis: Ackroo Inc., a loyalty marketing, gift card and payments technology and services provider, announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Ackroo Canada Inc., is to acquire the software and hardware payment solutions and all related customer contracts from BNA Smart Payments Ltd., a payment processing company based in Canada.
buyer: Ackroo Inc. (TSXV:AKR:$5.02)
Ackroo provides merchants of all sizes a robust, cloud based multi-currency marketing platform to help attract, engage and grow their customers while increasing their revenues and margins. They are based in Ottawa, ON, Canada. "
target: BNA Smart Payments
The acquisition includes BNA Smart Payments Ltd.'s software and hardware payment solutions and all related customer contracts representing between $35,000 and $40,000 of monthly recurring revenue spread across automotive, retail, hospitality and petroleum merchants.
price ($mm)
$0.14
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/3/2020 via BusinessWire

Fiserv, Inc., acquired Merchant Pro Express, LLC

synopsis: Fiserv, Inc. has acquired MerchantPro Express, an Independent Sales Organization providing processing services, advanced point-of-sale equipment, and merchant cash advances to businesses. The combination brings together payment solutions from Fiserv, including CoPilot, CardPointe, and Clover, with the onboarding and service of MerchantPro Express.
buyer: Fiserv, Inc. (FISV:$14,852.00)
Fiserv is a global leader in payments and financial technology. The company helps clients achieve best-in-class results through a commitment to innovation in areas including account processing and digital banking solutions, card issuer processing and network services, payments, and more. "
target: Merchant Pro Express, LLC
Merchant Pro Express is an Independent Sales Organization that provides processing services, advanced point-of-sale equipment, and merchant cash advances to businesses. The company leverages technology, analytics, and a consultative approach to help clients and partners to grow their businesses.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/31/2020 via BusinessWire

Linx S.A., acquired PinPag

synopsis: Linx, a leader and specialist in retail software, announced the acquisition of PinPag. The group offers customized and disruptive installment solutions for retail services in different segments, with an outstanding leadership among dispatchers and driving schools.
buyer: Linx S.A. (BOVESPA:LINX3:$161.38)
Linx is a company in Brazil that offers ERP and POS management software to the retail sector. The company offers specific solutions for a variety of businesses, these include gas stations, dealerships, food, fashion, optical shops, drugstores, supermarkets, electronics, home decor, and more. "
target: PinPag
PinPag, specialized in products and services for means of payment, offers customized installment solutions for retail services in different segments, with an outstanding leadership among dispatchers and driving schools. Founded in 2006, it has 90 employees. They are based in Brazil.
price ($mm)
$33
rev ($mm)
$17
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.9x
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/30/2019 via BusinessWire

DNA Payments Limited, acquired CR7 Services

synopsis: DNA Payments (DNA), the ambitious new entrant to the UK payments market, has acquired CR7 Services (CR7), the fast growing, UK-based payment solutions provider.
buyer: DNA Payments Limited
DNA Payments Limited is a new entrant to the payments market. DNA’s team consists of highly proficient people who have worked with payment and banking systems for more than 20 years. "
target: CR7 Services
The CR7 Services Group is an innovative payment solution provider operating in the UK. Consisting of Optomany, 123Send and the 123Hire brands, they specialize in omnichannel payment processing technology, delivering innovative, reliable and secure solutions to the retail sector across all channels.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 10/27/2019 via BusinessWire

Payroc will be merged with Payscape,

synopsis: Payroc LLC, a leading merchant acquirer and payment processor, will merge with Payscape, NXGEN International, and BluePay Canada. The transaction creates a full-service global merchant acquiring and payment facilitator powerhouse operating in 46 countries while serving more than 55,000 merchants processing $23 billion in annual bankcard volume.
buyer parent: Parthenon Capital Partners
buyer: Payscape
Payscape is a premier financial technology company providing payment solutions to a network of more than 11,000 small and medium-sized merchants across retail, professional services, organizations, hospitality and other attractive end-markets. "
target: Payroc
Payroc drives commerce for its merchants with anytime, anywhere payment solutions. Payroc serves its referral partners and merchant clients with integrity as trusted advisors and recognized experts in payments, providing transparent pricing clarity while delivering exceptional technology.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 6/19/2019 via BusinessWire

Celero Commerce, acquired Tandem Innovative Payment Solutions

synopsis: Celero Commerce, a company that offers payment processing services, business management software, and data intelligence, has acquired Tandem Innovative Payment Solutions, a processing company dedicated to serving the payment processing needs of merchants ranging from the small corner store to the large retailer.
buyer: Celero Commerce
Celero Commerce offers payment processing services, business management software, and data intelligence to small and medium-sized businesses, in one holistic platform. Celero empowers business owners and executives to focus on driving growth and profitability. "
target: Tandem Innovative Payment Solutions
Tandem Innovative Payment Solutions is a processing company dedicated to serving the payment processing needs of merchants ranging from the small corner store to the large retailer and everything in between, with the primary focus on the small to mid-sized merchant markets.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/18/2019 via BusinessWire

TSYS merged with Global Payments, Inc.,

synopsis: Global Payments Inc., a leading worldwide provider of payments technology and software solutions, announced that it has completed its merger with TSYS, a global payments provider, offering solutions across the payments spectrum — from issuer processing to prepaid program management.
buyer: Global Payments, Inc. (GPN:$7,509.97)
Global Payments develops software, and partners with providers to deliver highly competitive ecommerce and omnichannel solutions in a global economy. Their products enable customers to offer seamless payment experiences in-person, online, on device, and over the phone across a wide range of markets."
target: TSYS (TSS:$4,075.57)
Total System Services, or TSYS, is a global payments provider, offering solutions across the payments spectrum — from issuer processing to prepaid program management. They offer issuer services and merchant payment acceptance for credit, debit, prepaid, healthcare and business solutions.
price ($mm)[EV]
$22,142 [$26,061]
rev ($mm)
$4,076
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,192
EV / rev
6.4x
EV / EBITDA
22.0x
closed 7/4/2018 via Company Press Release

TouchSuite, acquired Alpine Payment Systems

synopsis: TouchSuite has announced it has acquired the assets of IQ Payment Systems, dba Alpine Payment Systems (Alpine). Alpine is a merchant acquirer based out of Vancouver, Washington that services the restaurant, hospitality and retail verticals. Alpine has built an award-winning integrated payments business with a highly scalable distribution platform.
buyer: TouchSuite
TouchSuite is a leading financial technology company that delivers business solutions for small to mid-sized companies across different industries. Offerings include point-of-sale systems, payment processing services, SEO solutions, working capital and marketing services. "
target: Alpine Payment Systems
IQ Payment Systems, dba Alpine Payment Systems has continually evolved to offer industry leading solutions for small to medium sized businesses. Alpine has built an award-winning integrated payments business with a highly scalable distribution platform.
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Ticker: BOVESPA:LINX3
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Linx S.A. {duplicate}
Linx S.A. {duplicate}
With more than 30 years offering management software (ERP and POS), Linx specializes in retail and meets many different market needs. Linx offers specific solutions for gas stations and convenience stores, dealerships, food, fashion, optical shops, drugstores, supermarkets, magazines and more.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$161.11
EBITDA ($mm)
$22.28
EBIT ($mm)
$19.54
Net Income ($mm)
$25.81
Employees
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Ticker: DB:GKS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
GK Software AG
GK Software AG
GK Software AG has become the leading store solution provider to Europe’s largest retailers with stores around the globe. Currently in over 40 countries, GK Software continues to expand along with their customers throughout Europe, Asia, Africa and North America.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$109.94
EBITDA ($mm)
$6.89
EBIT ($mm)
$2.52
Net Income ($mm)
$4.36
Employees
1026
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Ticker: CA:HDX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Posera-HDX LTD.
Posera-HDX LTD.
Posera-HDX develops touch screen Point of Sale software & associated enterprise management tools, & has developed & deployed numerous POS applications. HDX also provides services for system hardware integration, merchant staff training, system installation, & post sale software and hardware support.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$17.53
EBITDA ($mm)
$0.62
EBIT ($mm)
($0.30)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
139
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Ticker: BSE:539807
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Infibeam Incorporation Ltd
Infibeam Incorporation Ltd
Infibeam Incorporation, an e-commerce company, provides a cloud-based technology platform, and e-commerce infrastructure and logistics support for various merchants, products, and services. They own the Infibeam BuildaBazaar e-commerce marketplace, and Infibeam.com, a multi-category online retailer.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$117.49
EBITDA ($mm)
$17.17
EBIT ($mm)
$12.83
Net Income ($mm)
$12.35
Employees
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Ticker: ECOM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ChannelAdvisor
ChannelAdvisor
ChannelAdvisor is a leading provider of cloud-based e-commerce solutions that enable retailers and manufacturers to integrate, manage and optimize their merchandise sales across hundreds of online channels including Amazon, Google, eBay, Facebook and more.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$130.42
EBITDA ($mm)
$14.67
EBIT ($mm)
$9.50
Net Income ($mm)
$7.82
Employees
642
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Ticker: SPDC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Speed Commerce, Inc.
Speed Commerce, Inc. is a single-source provider of e-commerce service solutions to leading retailers and manufacturers. The company's omni-channel capabilities unite a digital commerce strategy with traditional retail channels, creating the ultimate branded shopping experience.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$101.63
EBITDA ($mm)
$9.39
EBIT ($mm)
$2.55
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1123
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Ticker: AIM:ATQT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ATTRAQT Group PLC
ATTRAQT Group PLC
ATTRAQT Group PLC launched its merchandising platform, Freestyle Merchandising, in 2009. It provides product recommendations, site search and visual merchandising. The company now has over 120 clients including Vans, boohoo.com and Superdry.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$22.14
EBITDA ($mm)
($2.18)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.78)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
133
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Ticker: PA:WLN.AS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Worldline
Worldline
Worldline is the European leader in the payments and transactional services industry. Worldline delivers new-generation services, enabling its customers to offer smooth and innovative solutions to the end consumer.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$3,348.93
EBITDA ($mm)
$638.27
EBIT ($mm)
$581.96
Net Income ($mm)
$199.51
Employees
20709
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Ticker: ACIW
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ACI Worldwide
ACI Worldwide
ACI Worldwide, the Universal Payments company, powers electronic payments and banking for more than 5,000 financial institutions, retailers, billers and processors around the world. ACI software processes $13 trillion each day in payments and securities transactions.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$1,006.33
EBITDA ($mm)
$162.63
EBIT ($mm)
$119.22
Net Income ($mm)
$62.39
Employees
3807
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Ticker: LSE:PAYS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Paysafe Group
Paysafe Group
Paysafe is a leading global provider of end-to-end payment solutions. It’s core purpose is to enable businesses and consumers to connect and transact seamlessly through industry-leading capabilities in payment processing, digital wallet and online cash solutions.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$871.19
EBITDA ($mm)
$201.70
EBIT ($mm)
$151.40
Net Income ($mm)
$69.53
Employees
1828
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Ticker: LSE:NETW
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Network International
Network International
Network International delivers innovative solutions that drive revenue and profitability for its customers and has grown to be the largest acquirer in the UAE and the leading enabler of digital commerce in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$334.91
EBITDA ($mm)
$147.00
EBIT ($mm)
$126.74
Net Income ($mm)
$57.60
Employees
1250
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Ticker: PAYA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Paya, Inc.
Paya, Inc.
Paya is a leading provider of integrated payment and frictionless commerce solutions that help customers accept and make payments, expedite receipt of money, and increase operating efficiencies.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$206.05
EBITDA ($mm)
$43.99
EBIT ($mm)
$19.43
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
281
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Ticker:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nuvei
Nuvei
Montreal-based Nuvei is the global payment technology partner of thriving brands. Its proprietary platform offers direct connections to all major payment card schemes worldwide, supports 450 local and alternative payment methods, and nearly 150 currencies.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$375.05
EBITDA ($mm)
$135.95
EBIT ($mm)
$79.30
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
800
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Ticker:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
NIC Inc.
NIC Inc.
NIC Inc. launched the digital government industry in 1992, and continues to lead it, providing a secure and robust payment processing platform and thousands of digital government solutions across a network of more than 6,000 federal, state, and local government agencies.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$460.45
EBITDA ($mm)
$101.68
EBIT ($mm)
$87.43
Net Income ($mm)
$68.59
Employees
1000
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Ticker:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nexi S.p.A.
Nexi S.p.A.
Nexi, based in Milan, is currently Italy’s biggest payments processor. Its services and technology are used by consumers, business and governments to make, process and manage digital payments in-store or online.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$1,808.17
EBITDA ($mm)
$478.29
EBIT ($mm)
$284.27
Net Income ($mm)
$128.92
Employees
1945
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Ticker: CSVI
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Computer Services, Inc.
Computer Services, Inc.
Computer Services, Inc. delivers core banking, payments processing, Internet, card services, risk assessment, fraud prevention, network management, regulatory compliance and document delivery solutions to financial institutions and corporate entities across the nation.
year
2011
rev ($mm)
$163.78
EBITDA ($mm)
$46.44
EBIT ($mm)
$39.88
Net Income ($mm)
$24.02
Employees
917
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Ticker: ASX:CA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cabcharge Australia Limited
Cabcharge Australia Limited
Cabcharge is a provider of electronic payment systems and software for taxis in Australia. Their solutions include a personalized payment card, single use e-tickets, and gift cards. They also offer a cloud based travel management platform that give taxi companies better visibility and insight.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$120.51
EBITDA ($mm)
$26.77
EBIT ($mm)
$17.90
Net Income ($mm)
$8.21
Employees
538
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Ticker: FLT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
FleetCor Technologies, Inc.
FleetCor Technologies, Inc.
FleetCor is a leading global provider of fuel cards and workforce payment products to businesses. FleetCor's payment programs enable businesses to better manage and control employee spending and provide card-accepting merchants with a high volume customer base that can increase their sales.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$2,470.40
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,274.08
EBIT ($mm)
$1,056.94
Net Income ($mm)
$729.88
Employees
8000
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Ticker: RPAY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
REPAY - Realtime Electronic Payments
REPAY - Realtime Electronic Payments
REPAY provides integrated payment processing solutions to verticals that have specific transaction processing needs. REPAY's proprietary, integrated payment technology platform reduces the complexity of electronic payments for merchants, while enhancing the overall experience for consumers.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$163.09
EBITDA ($mm)
$31.09
EBIT ($mm)
($33.61)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
354
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Ticker: OTCPK:ICRD
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
International Card Establishment
International Card Establishment, Inc. provides credit card and electronic transaction processing services to merchants across the United States. They are specialists in Marijuana Merchant Accounts, and an online source for everything related to high risk merchant accounts and payment processing.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$2.67
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.16)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.20)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
16
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Ticker: CKNN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cash Systems, Inc.
Cash Systems, Inc. is a provider of cash-access and related services to the retail and gaming industries. Cash Systems' products include its proprietary cash advance systems, ATMs and check cashing solutions. Please visit www.cashsystemsinc.com for more information.
year
2007
rev ($mm)
$104.86
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.95)
EBIT ($mm)
($5.84)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
275
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Ticker: CNSX:VYGR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Voyager Digital Ltd. Holdings Inc.
Voyager Digital Ltd. Holdings Inc.
Voyager is a crypto asset broker that provides retail and institutional investors with a turnkey solution to trade crypto assets. Voyager offers investors best execution, data, wallet and custody services through its institutional-grade open architecture platform.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$0.51
EBITDA ($mm)
($9.76)
EBIT ($mm)
($9.97)
Net Income ($mm)
$2.01
Employees
0
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