Like Brainspace Corporation

announced 11/4/2016 via PR Newswire

BC Partners, Medina Capital, will acquire Brainspace Corporation

synopsis: Leading private equity firms BC Partners and Medina Capital announced an agreement to acquire Brainspace Corporation, a privately-held machine learning and analytics company based in Addison, Texas.
buyer: BC Partners
buyer: Medina Capital
BC Partners is a leading private equity firm, that has played an active role in developing the European buy-out market. Medina Capital is a private equity firm that focuses on investing in companies in the cybersecurity, data analytics & IT infrastructure markets. "
target: Brainspace Corporation
Brainspace Corporation is a leading company in text analytics, e-discovery, digital investigations and defense intelligence. Their customers include the Fortune 500, leading consulting firms, legal service providers, and government agencies.
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closed 10/27/2021 via PR Newswire

Talkwalker Inc., acquired discover.ai

synopsis: Talkwalker, a leading consumer intelligence company, announced that it has acquired discover.ai, an agile consumer and cultural insight platform. discover.ai combines the power of machine learning with human expertise to unearth valuable insights.
buyer parent: Marlin Equity Partners
buyer: Talkwalker Inc.
Talkwalker is the #1 Consumer Intelligence Acceleration platform for brands to drive business impact. Talkwalker Activate professional services team can augment, accelerate, or fully service brands' insights needs to increase their ROI from the Talkwalker platform. "
target: discover.ai
discover.ai is an agile consumer and cultural insight platform. discover.ai has already helped some of the world's largest brands with 800+ insights projects across 30 countries. discover.ai combines the power of machine learning with human expertise to unearth valuable insights.
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closed 10/1/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Qlik Technologies, Inc., acquired Big Squid

synopsis: Qlik announced the acquisition of Big Squid, a best-in-class machine learning software platform, enabling business leaders to apply AI faster, easier, and drive greater value than they ever imagined. Their software simplifies the utilization of AI/ML in business analytics.
buyer parent: Thoma Bravo, LLC
buyer: Qlik Technologies, Inc. (QLIK:$665.31)
Qlik’s vision is a data-literate world, where everyone can use data and analytics to improve decision-making and solve their most challenging problems. Qlik provides an end-to-end, real-time data integration and analytics cloud platform to close the gaps between data, insights and action. "
target: Big Squid
Big Squid is a best-in-class machine learning software platform, enabling business leaders to apply AI faster, easier, and drive greater value than they ever imagined. Their software simplifies the utilization of AI/ML in business analytics.
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closed 7/28/2021 via Company Press Release

DataRobot, acquired Algorithmia

synopsis: DataRobot, a leader in Augmented Intelligence, has acquired Algorithmia, a machine learning operations (MLOps) platform, further cementing DataRobot’s place as the preeminent provider of comprehensive solutions in the MLOps space, focused on bringing machine learning models into production.
buyer: DataRobot
DataRobot is a leader in Augmented Intelligence, delivering trusted AI technology and enablement services to global enterprises. DataRobot’s enterprise AI platform democratizes data science with end-to-end automation for building, deploying, and managing machine learning models. "
target: Algorithmia
Algorithmia is a single solution for all stages of the Machine Learning Operations (MLOps) and management lifecycle, enabling data management, deployment, management, and operations teams to work concurrently on the same machine learning project.
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closed 1/27/2021 via BusinessWire

Brainspace Corporation merged with Reveal Data Corporation,

synopsis: Reveal, a global provider of the leading AI-powered eDiscovery platform, and Brainspace, a global provider of visual analytics for eDiscovery and investigations, announced that they have merged. K1 Investment Management has invested over $200 million in the combined organization.
buyer parent: K1 Investment Management
buyer: Reveal Data Corporation
Reveal is a provider of cloud-based eDiscovery software solutions and services. Its eDiscovery software platform offers processing, early case assessment, review and AI capabilities, combining an intuitive user interface with a robust Software as a Service platform designed for scale and speed. "
target parent: Medina Capital
target: Brainspace Corporation
Brainspace is the most comprehensive and advanced data analytics platform for investigations, eDiscovery, intelligence mining, and compliance. Their patented technology is specifically designed to enable users to accelerate the process of identifying what matters.
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closed 1/20/2021 via Company Press Release

Fractal Analytics, acquired Zerogons Software Pvt. Ltd.

synopsis: Fractal, (fractal.ai), a global provider of artificial intelligence and advanced analytics solutions to Fortune 500® companies, announced the acquisition of Zerogons. Zerogons AI platform is the practical solution that allows anyone in the organization to create valuable business solutions using Machine Learning algorithms.
buyer: Fractal Analytics
Fractal is one of the most prominent players in the Artificial Intelligence space. Fractal’s mission is to power every human decision in the enterprise and brings AI, engineering, and design to help the world’s most admired Fortune 500® companies. "
target: Zerogons Software Pvt. Ltd.
Zerogons AI platform is the practical solution that allows anyone in the organization to create valuable business solutions using Machine Learning algorithms, without the complexity of data science.
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closed 10/14/2020 via Company Press Release

Vungle, acquired AlgoLift

synopsis: Vungle, the leading mobile ad network and in-app monetization platform, announced the acquisition of AlgoLift, a machine learning-based marketing optimization platform that ensures every dollar clients spend on performance marketing is spent in the most intelligent way possible.
buyer parent: Blackstone Group LP
buyer: Vungle
Vungle is the trusted guide for growth and engagement, transforming how people discover and experience apps. Mobile application developers partner with Vungle to monetize their apps through innovative in-app ad experiences that are inspired by insight and crafted with creativity. "
target: AlgoLift
AlgoLift is a machine learning-based marketing optimization platform that ensures every dollar clients spend on performance marketing is spent in the most intelligent way possible.
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announced 10/2/2020 via GlobeNewswire

ATW Tech Inc, will acquire Semeon Analytics

synopsis: ATW Tech Inc., a leader in FinTech, is to acquire Semeon, an AI-powered text analytics platform. It is designed to supercharge data scientists and analysts, allowing them to uncover reliable intelligence for any use case.
buyer: ATW Tech Inc (TSXV:ATW:$2.28)
Canada-based ATW Tech is a leader in FinTech and owner of several web platforms, including VoxTel, VuduMobile, Option.vote and Bloomed. ATW Tech provides businesses and consumers with enriched and interactive communication experiences through data-crossing and artificial intelligence algorithms. "
target: Semeon Analytics
Semeon is an AI-powered text analytics platform. It is designed to supercharge data scientists and analysts, allowing them to uncover reliable intelligence for any use case.
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$2.97
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announced 9/9/2020 via BNC Analysis

Ayfie, will acquire Haive AS

synopsis: ayfie Group AS, a provider of search and text analytics solutions, has entered into a share purchase agreement for the acquisition of all shares in Haive AS. Haive, based in Oslo, is developing site search and knowledge discovery solutions targeted at Norwegian public and private entities.
buyer: Ayfie (OB:AYFIE-ME:$0.00)
ayfie offers search and text analytics solutions that bring structure to unstructured data. Its products combine artificial intelligence with deep expertise in linguistics, computational linguistics and computer science to extract meaning from text. The company is headquartered in Oslo, Norway. "
target: Haive AS
Haive, based in Oslo, is developing site search and knowledge discovery solutions targeted at Norwegian public and private entities. With their scalable and easy to use insight technology, Haive is creating “corporate intelligence” for businesses of all sizes.
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$1.71
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announced 3/25/2020 via Company Press Release

SS&C Technologies, Inc., will acquire Vidado

synopsis: SS&C Technologies, a global provider of investment and financial software-enabled services and software for the global financial services and healthcare industries, will be acquiring Vidado, a cloud-based, AI-driven, intelligent automation platform identifies, digitizes, validates, and enriches data better than OCR technologies or humans.
buyer: SS&C Technologies, Inc. (SSNC:$4,669.30)
SS&C Technologies is a global provider of investment and financial software-enabled services and software for the global financial services and healthcare industries. Founded in 1986, SS&C is headquartered in Windsor, Connecticut and has offices around the world. "
target: Vidado
Captricity's Vidado cloud-based, AI-driven, intelligent automation platform identifies, digitizes, validates, and enriches data better than OCR technologies or humans, unlocking new ways for insurance, financial services, and pharmaceutical enterprises to operationalize traditional workflows.
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announced 1/29/2020 via PR Newswire

Quid will be merged with NetBase Solutions, Inc.,

synopsis: NetBase, the award-winning social analytics platform that global companies use, announced it will merge with Quid, an artificial intelligence company that enables organizations to understand the story behind their customers, competitors, markets, and brand.
buyer: NetBase Solutions, Inc.
NetBase is the award-winning social analytics platform that global companies use to run brands, build businesses, and connect with consumers. Its platform processes millions of social media posts daily for actionable business insights. "
target: Quid
Quid is an artificial intelligence company that enables organizations to understand the story behind their customers, competitors, markets, and brand. The platform utilizes artificial intelligence and natural language processing to illuminate key information and drive insights.
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closed 1/21/2020 via BusinessWire

Varicent Software Incorporated, acquired Symon AI

synopsis: Varicent, the leading provider of next generation Sales Performance Management (SPM), announced that it has acquired Symon.AI, a visionary technology platform built on sophisticated Natural Language and Machine Learning algorithms that provide easy to use, advanced analytics to business users and data scientists alike.
buyer: Varicent Software Incorporated
Varicent is the leading provider of Smart SPM (sales performance management) cloud-enabled software for mid-market and enterprise companies in any industry. Its augmented intelligence powered platform enables customers to easily see and address sales trends, problem areas, and opportunities. "
target: Symon AI
Symon.AI is a visionary technology platform built on sophisticated Natural Language and Machine Learning algorithms that provide easy to use, advanced analytics to business users and data scientists alike.
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announced 1/16/2020 via Company Press Release

Astreya, will acquire RelayiQ, Inc.

synopsis: Astreya, a leading global IT solutions provider for many of the world’s most recognizable and innovative organizations, will acquire RelayiQ, a business intelligence (BI) and analytics expert. RelayiQ offers a cloud-based platform that turns data into actions and measurable business growth.
buyer: Astreya
Astreya is a premier IT solutions provider offering strategic and tactical support for the most demanding organizations. Utilizing innovations in information technology, Astreya services include 24/7 end-user support, program management, and data center operations. "
target: RelayiQ, Inc.
RelayiQ is a business intelligence (BI) and analytics expert. RelayiQ offers a cloud-based platform that turns data into actions and measurable business growth. RelayiQ quickly detects insights from existing data sources and delivers plans to people who can act on them.
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closed 10/29/2019 via BusinessWire

UserTesting, acquired Truthlab

synopsis: UserTesting has acquired Truthlab, a provider of machine learning based video analysis. Truthlab builds Customer Experience Management (CXM) products and solutions that enable companies to drive customer satisfaction, retention, and advocacy by helping them to create and maintain better relationships.
buyer: UserTesting
UserTesting enables every organization to deliver the best customer experience powered by human insight. With UserTesting’s on-demand Human Insight Platform, companies across industries make accurate customer-first decisions at every level, at the speed business demands. "
target: Truthlab
Truthlab is a provider of machine learning based video analysis. They build Customer Experience Management (CXM) products and solutions that enable companies to drive customer satisfaction, retention, and advocacy by helping them to create and maintain better relationships.
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announced 9/25/2019 via Company Press Release

Deloitte Australia, will acquire The Eclair Group Pty Ltd

synopsis: Deloitte Australia, a professional services firm in Australia, will acquire The Eclair Group, a Sydney-based company that specialises in robotic process automation, machine learning and intelligent automation. The Eclair Group offers eve, a cloud-based platform that establishes, governs and measures Intelligent Automation business opportunities.
buyer parent: Deloitte LLP
buyer: Deloitte Australia
Deloitte is the brand under which thousands of professionals collaborate across a network of offices in Australia to provide audit, economics, financial advisory, human capital, tax and technology services. "
target: The Eclair Group Pty Ltd
The Eclair Group is a Sydney-based company that specialises in robotic process automation, machine learning and intelligent automation. The Eclair Group offers eve, a cloud-based platform that establishes, prioritises, governs and measures Intelligent Automation business opportunities.
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announced 8/23/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Datametrex AI Limited, will acquire Semeon Analytics

synopsis: Datametrex AI Limited is pleased to announce that it entered into a binding letter of intent to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Semeon Analytics Inc., a Montreal based AI-powered text analytics platform. It is designed to supercharge data scientists and analysts, allowing them to uncover reliable intelligence for any use case.
buyer: Datametrex AI Limited (TSXV:EVC:$1.79)
Datametrex AI is a Big Data and Artificial Intelligence(AI) company focused on the collection and sale of data from retail Point of Sale (POS) terminals and providing AI solutions for governments and corporations globally. "
target: Semeon Analytics
Semeon is an AI-powered text analytics platform. It is designed to supercharge data scientists and analysts, allowing them to uncover reliable intelligence for any use case.
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closed 12/5/2018 via Company Press Release

Netwrix, acquired Concept Searching

synopsis: Netwrix Corporation, provider of a visibility platform for data security and risk mitigation in hybrid environments, announced the acquisition of Concept Searching, a global leader in semantic metadata generation, auto-classification and taxonomy management software.
buyer: Netwrix
Netwrix Corporation is a software company focused exclusively on providing IT security and operations teams with pervasive visibility into user behavior, system configurations and data sensitivity across hybrid IT infrastructures to protect data regardless of its location. "
target: Concept Searching
Concept Searching is the industry leader in semantic metadata generation, auto-classification, and taxonomy management. Concept Searching is headquartered in the U.S with offices in the UK, Canada and South Africa.
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closed 6/25/2018 via BusinessWire

Steele Compliance Solutions, Inc., acquired TransparINT

synopsis: Steele Compliance Solutions, Inc. has acquired TransparINT, a leading technology company harnessing AI technology for compliance tools. TransparINT’s negative news monitoring application uses machine learning and natural language processing to filter vast quantities of unstructured data from millions of sources to identify risk potential.
buyer: Steele Compliance Solutions, Inc.
Steele Compliance is a global compliance intelligence firm offering comprehensive third-party due diligence and software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions that help organizations comply with regulatory requirements and align with best practices. "
target: TransparINT
TransparINT is a full service technology company focused on providing the next generation of financial crimes compliance tools. They provide simple to use web-based applications that give access to the industry's largest amount of real-time negative news and adverse media data.
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closed 6/28/2017 via Company Press Release

H-Farm S.p.A., acquired Celi S.r.l.

synopsis: H-FARM SpA acquired 100% of CELI’s shares. CELI develops innovative products and solutions that use Natural Language Processing and Artificial Intelligence. Celi's Sophia Analytics is an advanced solution to extracting value from linguistic data and obtaining actionable results. Sophia Chatbot is an innovative tool to manage customer engagement.
buyer: H-Farm S.p.A. (BIT:FARM:$60.11)
H-FARM is a public company that supports the creation of new business models and the digital transformation and education of people and enterprises. Founded in 2005, it was the first company in the world to establish a model that includes education, investment and consultancy services. "
target: Celi S.r.l.
Celi develops solutions using Natural Language Processing and Semantic Technologies in order to extract knowledge and create value from language data, both text and speech. Celi provides consulting services and technologies in the areas of Natural Language Processing and Artificial Intelligence.
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announced 1/18/2017 via BusinessWire

ServiceNow, will acquire DxContinuum, Inc

synopsis: ServiceNow, the enterprise cloud company, announced it has agreed to acquire DxContinuum in an all-cash transaction. The pioneer in intelligent automation, ServiceNow can further increase productivity for its customers by applying machine-learning capabilities and data models developed by DxContinuum.
buyer: ServiceNow (NYSE:NOW:$5,532.48)
ServiceNow enables service management for every department in the enterprise including IT, human resources, facilities, field service and more. They deliver a ‘lights-out, light-speed’ experience through their enterprise cloud – built to manage everything as a service. "
target: DxContinuum, Inc
DxContinuum is a leader in the field of predictive analytics for sales teams, focused on bringing a highly intuitive and usable solution to sales organizations to help them produce far more accurate forecasts, dramatically boost productivity, and more.
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closed 1/27/2021 via BusinessWire

Brainspace Corporation merged with Reveal Data Corporation,

synopsis: Reveal, a global provider of the leading AI-powered eDiscovery platform, and Brainspace, a global provider of visual analytics for eDiscovery and investigations, announced that they have merged. K1 Investment Management has invested over $200 million in the combined organization.
buyer parent: K1 Investment Management
buyer: Reveal Data Corporation
Reveal is a provider of cloud-based eDiscovery software solutions and services. Its eDiscovery software platform offers processing, early case assessment, review and AI capabilities, combining an intuitive user interface with a robust Software as a Service platform designed for scale and speed. "
target parent: Medina Capital
target: Brainspace Corporation
Brainspace is the most comprehensive and advanced data analytics platform for investigations, eDiscovery, intelligence mining, and compliance. Their patented technology is specifically designed to enable users to accelerate the process of identifying what matters.
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announced 11/4/2016 via PR Newswire

BC Partners, Medina Capital, will acquire Brainspace Corporation

synopsis: Leading private equity firms BC Partners and Medina Capital announced an agreement to acquire Brainspace Corporation, a privately-held machine learning and analytics company based in Addison, Texas.
buyer: BC Partners
buyer: Medina Capital
BC Partners is a leading private equity firm, that has played an active role in developing the European buy-out market. Medina Capital is a private equity firm that focuses on investing in companies in the cybersecurity, data analytics & IT infrastructure markets. "
target: Brainspace Corporation
Brainspace Corporation is a leading company in text analytics, e-discovery, digital investigations and defense intelligence. Their customers include the Fortune 500, leading consulting firms, legal service providers, and government agencies.
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closed 1/5/2021 via BusinessWire

Presidio, Inc., acquired Arkphire Ireland Limited

synopsis: Presidio, Inc., a leading North American IT solutions provider delivering solutions to create agile, secure infrastructure platforms for its customers, has acquired Arkphire, a leading IT solutions company with operations in Dublin, London, São Paulo, Singapore, Tel Aviv and Tokyo.
buyer parent: BC Partners
buyer: Presidio, Inc. (PSDO:$3,047.00)
Presidio is a leading IT solutions provider focused on Digital Infrastructure, Cloud, and Security solutions to create agile, secure infrastructure platforms for customers. They deliver this technology expertise through a full life cycle model of professional, managed, and support services. "
target: Arkphire Ireland Limited
Arkphire is a leading IT solutions company with operations in Dublin, London, São Paulo, Singapore, Tel Aviv and Tokyo. They bring integrated solutions that span from desktops, collaboration, networking, security, managed services and data centre for faster digital transformation.
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announced 11/13/2020 via BNC Analysis

BC Partners, will acquire Keesing Media Group B.V.

synopsis: BC Partners, a leading UK investment firm, will acquire Keesing Media Group from Ergon Capital, a mid-market investment company. Keesing Media Group is one of the biggest publishers of puzzle magazines in Europe. From arrowwords to sudokus, and more, Keesing offers all kinds of puzzle varieties.
buyer: BC Partners
UK-based BC Partners is a leading international investment firm with over €23 billion of assets under management in private equity, private credit and real estate. BC Partners has played an active role in developing the European buy-out market for three decades. "
target parent: Ergon Capital Partners
target: Keesing Media Group B.V.
Keesing Media Group is one of the biggest publishers of puzzle magazines in Europe. With a print run of 86 million puzzle magazines on an annual basis, Keesing has conquered the hearts of millions of puzzle fans. From arrowwords to sudokus, and more, Keesing offers all kinds of puzzle varieties.
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closed 10/29/2020 via BusinessWire

NAVEX Global, Inc., acquired CSRware

synopsis: NAVEX Global, the leader in integrated risk and compliance management solutions, has acquired the assets of CSRware, a pioneer in the Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) software market. CSRware’s SaaS-based solution lifts that burden by helping corporations aggregate, calculate and report on customizable sets of ESG metrics.
buyer parent: BC Partners
buyer: NAVEX Global, Inc.
NAVEX Global is the worldwide leader in integrated risk and compliance management software and services that help organizations manage risk, address complex regulatory compliance requirements and foster an ethical, highly productive workplace culture. "
target: CSRware
CSRware is a cloud-based Corporate Social Responsibility software platform that enables businesses to integrate a holistic approach to Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG), Sustainability and Responsible Sourcing programs.
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closed 8/7/2020 via BusinessWire

Presidio, Inc., acquired Coda Global

synopsis: Presidio, Inc., a leading North American IT solutions provider, has acquired Coda Global, the provider of a comprehensive suite of cloud consulting services with expertise in cloud migration, cloud-native application development, DevOps, big data enablement, and machine learning with advanced analytics.
buyer parent: BC Partners
buyer: Presidio, Inc. (PSDO:$3,047.00)
Presidio is a leading IT solutions provider focused on Digital Infrastructure, Cloud, and Security solutions to create agile, secure infrastructure platforms for customers. They deliver this technology expertise through a full life cycle model of professional, managed, and support services. "
target: Coda Global
Coda offers a comprehensive suite of cloud consulting services with expertise in cloud migration, cloud-native application development, DevOps, big data enablement, and machine learning with advanced analytics.
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closed 5/20/2020 via BNC Analysis

TowerBrook Capital Partners, L.P., acquired CarTrawler

synopsis: Towerbrook Capital Partners, a private equity firm, has acquired a majority stake in CarTrawler from BC Partners, an international investment firm. CarTrawler is a global technology company providing fully managed online car rental solutions to travel partners in 174 countries.
buyer: TowerBrook Capital Partners, L.P.
TowerBrook Capital Partners L.P. is an investment management firm with in excess of $12.4 billion under management and a history of creating value for investors. TowerBrook's private equity strategy primarily pursues control-oriented investments in large and mid-market companies. "
target parent: BC Partners
target: CarTrawler
CarTrawler is a global technology company providing fully managed online car rental solutions to travel partners in 174 countries. CarTrawler enables online travel retailers to add car rental to their portfolio of products and services, creating an additional revenue stream.
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closed 12/11/2019 via BusinessWire

NAVEX Global, Inc., acquired WhistleB

synopsis: Leading integrated risk and compliance management software company, NAVEX Global, announced the acquisition of WhistleB, an innovative whistleblowing solution and incident management software provider based in Stockholm, Sweden.
buyer parent: BC Partners
buyer: NAVEX Global, Inc.
NAVEX Global's comprehensive suite of ethics and compliance software, content and services helps organizations protect their people, reputation and bottom line. Trusted by more than 14,000 customers, our solutions are informed by the largest ethics and compliance community in the world. "
target: WhistleB
WhistleB is an innovative whistleblowing solution and incident management software provider based in Stockholm, Sweden. They offer a user-friendly whistleblowing system, with the highest possible security level, used to report suspected misconduct.
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closed 12/19/2019 via GlobeNewswire

BC Partners, acquired Presidio, Inc.

synopsis: BC Partners, a leading UK investment firm with over €22 billion of assets under management in private equity, private credit, and real estate has acquired Presidio, Inc., a leading North American IT solutions provider delivering Digital Infrastructure, Cloud and Security solutions to create agile, secure infrastructure platforms for its customers.
buyer: BC Partners
UK-based BC Partners is a leading international investment firm with over €22 billion of assets under management in private equity, private credit and real estate. BC Partners has played an active role in developing the European buy-out market for three decades. "
target parent: Apollo Global Management
target: Presidio, Inc. (PSDO:$3,047.00)
Presidio is a leading North American IT solutions provider focused on Digital Infrastructure, Cloud and Security solutions. They deliver this technology expertise through a full life cycle model of professional, managed, and support services including strategy, consulting, implementation and design.
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closed 8/6/2019 via BusinessWire

NAVEX Global, Inc., acquired LockPath, Inc.

synopsis: Leading ethics and compliance software and services company NAVEX Global has acquired Lockpath, Inc., a recognized leader in Integrated Risk Management (IRM) software solutions. Lockpath develops, markets, and delivers cloud-based (SaaS) enterprise software solutions that help organizations become more resilient through integrated risk management.
buyer parent: BC Partners
buyer: NAVEX Global, Inc.
NAVEX Global's comprehensive suite of ethics and compliance software, content and services helps organizations protect their people, reputation and bottom line. Trusted by more than 14,000 customers, our solutions are informed by the largest ethics and compliance community in the world. "
target: LockPath, Inc.
Lockpath is an enterprise software company that helps organizations understand and manage their risk. Lockpath’s line of integrated risk management solutions provides companies with the means to efficiently and effectively identify, manage, and monitor risks, for a more agile and resilient business.
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closed 5/13/2019 via BusinessWire

Ion Group, acquired Acuris

synopsis: Funds advised by BC Partners announced the sale of a majority stake in Acuris, a global provider of proprietary financial intelligence, data and analytics, to ION Investment Group, a company that provides mission-critical trading and workflow automation software solutions to financial institutions, central banks, governments and corporations.
buyer: Ion Group
Based in Ireland, ION provides mission-critical trading and workflow automation software solutions to financial institutions, central banks, governments and corporations. They design solutions that improve decision-making, simplify complex processes, and empower people. "
target parent: BC Partners
target: Acuris
Acuris provides proprietary, actionable intelligence, data and analytics to the world's principal advisory firms, investment banks, law firms, hedge funds, private equity firms and corporates.
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announced 7/17/2018 via BusinessWire

BC Partners, will acquire NAVEX Global, Inc.

synopsis: NAVEX Global, the leading global provider of governance, risk management and compliance software, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement for a majority recapitalization by leading international investment firm BC Partners. Existing investor Vista Equity Partners (“Vista”) will retain a minority stake in the company.
buyer: BC Partners
BC Partners is a leading international investment firm with over US$21 billion of assets under management in private equity and private credit. Established in 1986, BC Partners has played an active role in developing the European buy-out market for three decades. "
target parent: Vista Equity Partners
target: NAVEX Global, Inc.
NAVEX Global's comprehensive suite of ethics and compliance software, content and services helps organizations protect their people, reputation and bottom line. Trusted by more than 13,000 clients, their solutions are informed by the largest ethics and compliance community in the world.
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closed 6/20/2018 via Company Press Release

Acuris, acquired SparkSpread

synopsis: Acuris, the BC Partners and GIC-backed provider of global data, intelligence, research and analysis has acquired SparkSpread, a specialist online news service providing exclusive intelligence on M&A and financing in the global energy industry.
buyer parent: BC Partners
buyer: Acuris
Acuris powers business growth for financial and professional services firms. Through subscription-based digital services and a wide range of industry-leading events, they provide unique, high-value content that enables their customers to make the decisions based on high quality research & analysis. "
target: SparkSpread
SparkSpread is a specialist online news service providing exclusive intelligence on M&A and financing in the global energy industry. SparkSpread has become recognized as a premier source for energy financing, trading and M&A intelligence.
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announced 10/18/2017 via BNC Analysis

PlusServer GmbH, will acquire Nexinto GmbH

synopsis: PlusServer announced that it will acquire Nexinto from LDC. Founded in 1994, Nexinto is the largest pure-play provider of managed hybrid cloud solutions in Germany, acting as a strategic business partner to its blue-chip enterprise clients throughout their digital transformation.
buyer parent: BC Partners
buyer: PlusServer GmbH
PlusServer is the market leader for Managed Hosting in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Based on a comprehensive product portfolio, which is optimised for the needs of SMEs and large companies, PlusServer develops individual hosting and cloud solutions. "
target parent: Lloyds Banking Group
target: Nexinto GmbH
Nexinto is a solutions provider for the management of business-critical IT systems, and they provide full support to companies in the area of digital transformation. Over 200 employees work at their Hamburg headquarters for customers in the retail, industry, services, media and logistics sectors.
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closed 5/24/2017 via BNC Analysis

MergerMarket Group, acquired TIM Group

synopsis: Mergermarket Group, a BC Partners portfolio company, announced that it has acquired TIM Group. Established in 2002 and headquartered in London, TIM Group specialises in the electronic delivery of equity trade ideas and investment recommendations through its independent distribution platform.
buyer parent: BC Partners
buyer: MergerMarket Group
Mergermarket Group is a global media company providing investment banks, advisory professionals, fund managers, private equity firms, industry and corporate professionals with forward-looking intelligence, analysis and data. "
target: TIM Group
TIM Group connects financial industry professionals with its proprietary network and technology, revolutionizing how investment advice is distributed, analysed and monetized. TIM Group network analyses and measures trade idea performance, facilitating compliance in line with MiFID II requirements.
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announced 11/4/2016 via BusinessWire

BC Partners, Medina Capital, will acquire Easy Solutions, Inc.

synopsis: Leading private equity firms BC Partners and Medina Capital announced an agreement to acquire Easy Solutions, the Total Fraud Protection® company. The company’s product portfolio delivers cross-channel fraud protection across transactions performed on online and mobile platforms, as well as via ATMs, Point-of-Sale terminals and IVR systems.
buyer: BC Partners
buyer: Medina Capital
BC Partners is a leading private equity firm, that has played an active role in developing the European buy-out market. Medina Capital is a private equity firm that focuses on investing in companies in the cybersecurity, data analytics & IT infrastructure markets. "
target: Easy Solutions, Inc.
Founded in 2007, Easy Solutions is a security provider focused on the comprehensive detection and prevention of electronic fraud across all devices, channels and clouds. Their products range from fraud intelligence and secure browsing to multi-factor authentication and transaction anomaly detection.
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announced 11/4/2016 via BusinessWire

BC Partners, Medina Capital, will acquire Catbird, Inc

synopsis: Leading private equity firms BC Partners and Medina Capital announced an agreement to acquire Catbird, Inc., a cybersecurity company based in Scotts Valley, CA. Catbird’s software-defined solutions for hybrid IT infrastructure deliver microsegmentation oriented visibility into and protection of private clouds and virtual data centers.
buyer: BC Partners
buyer: Medina Capital
BC Partners is a leading private equity firm, that has played an active role in developing the European buy-out market. Medina Capital is a private equity firm that focuses on investing in companies in the cybersecurity, data analytics & IT infrastructure markets. "
target: Catbird, Inc
Founded in 2000, Catbird is a pioneer and leader in Software-Defined Segmentation and Security for the Hybrid IT Infrastructure. Catbird’s software suite of products was designed from the ground up to provide visibility into and protection of private clouds and virtual Data Centers.
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announced 11/4/2016 via PR Newswire

BC Partners, Medina Capital, will acquire Brainspace Corporation

synopsis: Leading private equity firms BC Partners and Medina Capital announced an agreement to acquire Brainspace Corporation, a privately-held machine learning and analytics company based in Addison, Texas.
buyer: BC Partners
buyer: Medina Capital
BC Partners is a leading private equity firm, that has played an active role in developing the European buy-out market. Medina Capital is a private equity firm that focuses on investing in companies in the cybersecurity, data analytics & IT infrastructure markets. "
target: Brainspace Corporation
Brainspace Corporation is a leading company in text analytics, e-discovery, digital investigations and defense intelligence. Their customers include the Fortune 500, leading consulting firms, legal service providers, and government agencies.
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closed 1/6/2016 via BNC Analysis

MergerMarket Group, acquired Creditflux

synopsis: Mergermarket Group, a global media company providing the financial industry with forward-looking intelligence, analysis and data, has acquired Creditflux, a provider of intelligence, analysis, data and events covering CLO and credit fund pricing, investments, trading and returns.
buyer parent: BC Partners
buyer: MergerMarket Group
Mergermarket Group is a global media company providing investment banks, advisory professionals, fund managers, private equity firms, industry and corporate professionals with forward-looking intelligence, analysis and data. "
target: Creditflux
Creditflux is the leading independent information source worldwide for the rapidly evolving credit trading and investment market. They publish a monthly newsletter, online daily news and comprehensive databases of CLOs and credit fund returns.
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closed 11/18/2015 via BNC Analysis

MergerMarket Group, acquired C6 Intelligence Information Systems Limited

synopsis: Mergermarket Group, a BC Partners portfolio company, announced that it has acquired C6 Intelligence. Headquartered in the UK, C6 is a provider of global risk intelligence and data. C6 is a trusted provider of intelligence in the field of customer due diligence covering know-your-client (KYC) checks and also has a unique fraud intelligence database.
buyer parent: BC Partners
buyer: MergerMarket Group
Mergermarket Group is a global media company providing investment banks, advisory professionals, fund managers, private equity firms, industry and corporate professionals with forward-looking intelligence, analysis and data. "
target: C6 Intelligence Information Systems Limited
C6 Intelligence provides actionable data that helps businesses all over the world manage risk. The company is a trusted provider of data and intelligence in the field of customer due diligence covering know-your-client (KYC) checks, ongoing monitoring, and enhanced due diligence (EDD).
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closed 9/23/2015 via Company Press Release

MergerMarket Group, acquired AVCJ and Unquote

synopsis: Incisive Media sells AVCJ and Unquote to Mergermarket. AVCJ and Unquote are leading sources of information on private equity and venture capital deals and fundraising activity. The brands represent a complementary extension to the Mergermarket Group suite of products.
buyer parent: BC Partners
buyer: MergerMarket Group
Mergermarket is a business development tool designed specifically for the M&A sector, providing proprietary intelligence and analysis on corporate strategy before that strategy becomes public knowledge. "
target parent: Apax Partners
target: AVCJ and Unquote
AVCJ is a leading source of information on Asian private equity and venture capital activity. Unquote is a comprehensive provider of private equity and venture capital data, events and intelligence.
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closed 6/24/2015 via Company Press Release

Springer Science & Business Media, acquired Living Reviews Journals

synopsis: Springer has acquired the three pioneering ‘living’ open access journals: Living Reviews in Relativity, Living Reviews in Solar Physics and Living Reviews in Computational Astrophysics from the Max Planck Society. All three open access journals are published online only, and all research reviews can be read by anyone.
buyer parent: BC Partners
buyer: Springer Science & Business Media
Springer Science+Business Media is a leading global scientific, technical and medical publisher, providing researchers in academia, scientific institutions and corporate R&D departments with quality content via innovative information products and services. "
target parent: Max Planck Society
target: Living Reviews Journals
Living Reviews in Relativity publishes research in all areas of general relativity theory. Living Reviews in Solar Physics publishes research in all areas of solar and heliospheric physics. Living Reviews in Computational Astrophysics publishes research in all areas of computational astrophysics.
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closed 1/30/2017 via BNC Analysis

Technische Werke Ludwigshafen AG, acquired WEBfactory GmbH

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

N. Harris Computer Corporation, acquired iMDsoft

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

MetrixLab, acquired MarketTools Inc.

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

Dynata, will acquire Reimagine Holdings Group

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

The Shipyard, acquired TOMORRO\\\ LLC

synopsis: The Shipyard, an independent marketing firm, today announces the acquisition of TOMORRO\\\, an innovation consultancy led by marketing icon Jon Bond – combining the companies' strategic, creative and data-centric talents to address rising demand from businesses seeking to inoculate themselves against Disruption.
buyer: The Shipyard
The Shipyard is an independent marketing consultancy and the first "marketing engineering" firm. It is creating digital transformation for the world's most significant brands- where high velocity content creation meets big data, where competitive strategy meets creative and disruptive advertising. "
target: TOMORRO\\\ LLC
TOMORRO\\\ LLC is a consultancy designed to accelerate brand value through the adoption of the most forward-thinking marketing approaches and technologies. TOMORRO\\\ is an active investor and advisor in ad technology companies.
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announced 8/26/2020 via BusinessWire

Valuesetters, will be merged with Netcapital

synopsis: ValueSetters, a publicly-traded boutique advisory firm with unique expertise in helping private companies raise capital over the internet, is to merge with Netcapital, a private securities platform that connects investors to entrepreneurs to help private companies grow.
buyer: Valuesetters (OTCPK:VSTR:$1.75)
Led by a team of professional investors, digital marketing experts, and technology specialists, ValueSetters is a publicly-traded boutique advisory firm with unique expertise in helping private companies raise capital over the internet. "
target: Netcapital
Netcapital is a private securities platform that connects investors to entrepreneurs to help private companies grow. Netcapital operates an investment portal that enables investors to set up an account online, browse information on private companies offering securities on the platform, and invest.
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closed 5/23/2018 via BNC Analysis

startup300 AG, acquired Pioneers.io

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

ServiceNow, will acquire Element AI

synopsis: ServiceNow announced it has signed an agreement to acquire Element AI, a leading artificial intelligence (AI) company with deep AI capabilities and some of the world’s brightest AI minds. Element AI launches and incubates advanced AI-First solutions in partnership with large corporations.
buyer: ServiceNow (NYSE:NOW:$5,532.48)
ServiceNow's cloud-based platform and solutions deliver digital experiences that help people do their best work. Their applications automate, predict, digitize, and optimize business processes and tasks, across IT, Customer Service, Security Operations, and Human Resources. "
target: Element AI
Element AI is the platform that helps organizations embrace an AI-First world for today and tomorrow. Composed of a research lab uniquely connected to the world's best academic ecosystems, Element AI launches and incubates advanced AI-First solutions in partnership with large corporations.
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announced 1/31/2017 via BNC Analysis

Capiton AG, will acquire Gemaco N.V.

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

New Hope Communications Inc., acquired Nutrition Capital Network

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

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

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

SilverLake, will acquire Weld North Education

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

Boubyan Petrochemical Company, will acquire Educational Holding Group

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

eLocalAccess, LLC merged with TradeMaven Group LLC,

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

Martin Wolf LLC, acquired IT ExchangeNet

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

Nordnet Bank AB, will acquire eQ Corporation

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

Aion Bank, acquired ETFmatic LTD

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

Republic.co, acquired NextSeed Services LLC

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

SoFi, acquired 8 Securities Limited

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

Guardian Capital Group, will acquire ModernAdvisor

synopsis: Guardian Capital Group Limited, a Canadian diversified financial services company, will acquire Modern Advisor Canada Inc., a leading Canadian digital advisor platform. ModernAdvisor is a fintech start-up that helps investors to reach their investment goals through transparent, unbiased, and cost-effective investment management services.
buyer: Guardian Capital Group (TSX:GCG.A:$136.06)
Guardian Capital is a Canadian diversified financial services company operating in Asset Management and Financial Advisory. Guardian provides investment management services, financial advisory services, retail distribution of mutual funds, insurance, and general corporate services. "
target: ModernAdvisor
Vancouver-based ModernAdvisor is a digital investment management company. ModernAdvisor uses technology to help advisors bring Canadians intelligent investing options, allowing them to reach their investment goals through transparent, unbiased, and cost-effective investment management services.
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$685.55
EBITDA ($mm)
($167.48)
EBIT ($mm)
($205.17)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1934
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Ticker: CPSE:AGILC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Agillic
Agillic
Agillic is a Danish software company enabling marketers to maximise the use of data and translate it into relevant and personalised communication establishing strong relations between people and brands.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$8.39
EBITDA ($mm)
($2.43)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.33)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
61
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Ticker: TENB
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tenable Network Security Inc
Tenable Network Security Inc
Tenable is the Cyber Exposure company. Tenable helps organizations of all sizes accurately understand and reduce their cyber risk. Tenable.io, their Cyber Exposure platform, provides broad visibility and deep analytics to secure the entire modern attack surface.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$483.81
EBITDA ($mm)
($6.01)
EBIT ($mm)
($18.18)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1367
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Ticker: NYSE:SMWB
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
SimilarWeb
SimilarWeb
As a trusted platform for understanding online behavior, millions of people rely on Similarweb insights to strengthen their knowledge of the digital world. Similarweb empowers anyone to make smarter decisions by understanding why things happen across the digital ecosystem.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$124.15
EBITDA ($mm)
($47.14)
EBIT ($mm)
($49.25)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
752
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Ticker: NSEI:AFFLE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Affle
Affle
Affle is a company in Singapore that builds leading Mobile Audience Intelligence and Analytics Platforms. Their platforms help deliver end-to-end mobile commerce & marketing solutions with greater ROI and transparency for marketers, commerce marketplaces, app developers and publishers.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$43.81
EBITDA ($mm)
$11.42
EBIT ($mm)
$9.79
Net Income ($mm)
$8.60
Employees
232
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Ticker: AIM:VNET
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Vianet Group plc
Vianet Group plc
Vianet Group is a leading provider of actionable management information and business insight created through combining data from their smart Internet of Things ('IOT') solutions and external information sources.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$18.85
EBITDA ($mm)
$3.66
EBIT ($mm)
$3.19
Net Income ($mm)
$1.49
Employees
159
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Ticker: TSE:2158
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
FRONTEO, Inc.
FRONTEO, Inc.
FRONTEO, Inc., is a publicly traded global technology and services company specializing in big data, artificial intelligence, information governance, managed review, and litigation consulting for the eDiscovery market.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$110.45
EBITDA ($mm)
$7.76
EBIT ($mm)
$2.23
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
423
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Ticker:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Meltwater
Meltwater
Meltwater provides social and media intelligence. By examining millions of posts each day from social media platforms, blogs and news sites, Meltwater helps companies make better, more informed decisions based on insight from the outside.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$359.79
EBITDA ($mm)
$9.11
EBIT ($mm)
($4.34)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1871
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Ticker: OTCPK:DLOC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Digital Locations
Digital Locations
Digital Locations is developing an artificial intelligence (AI) platform to create highly personalized digital content and experiences for each and every person connected to the Internet.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.36)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.36)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
7
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Ticker: REKR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Rekor Systems
Rekor Systems
Rekor is a Maryland-based company providing real-time roadway intelligence through AI-driven decisions. Rekor bridges commercial and government sectors with actionable, real-time vehicle recognition data to enable faster, better informed decisions with greater outcomes.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$11.86
EBITDA ($mm)
($13.00)
EBIT ($mm)
($14.55)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
109
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Ticker: OTCPK:FSSN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
FISION
FISION
FISION is a cloud-based digital asset management, marketing automation, and sales enablement company. FISION’s advanced, proprietary technology specializes in managing a customer’s brand and marketing content enabling marketing and sales people to create compelling on-brand communications.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$0.45
EBITDA ($mm)
($2.98)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.99)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: CNSX:PHGI
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Premier Health Group Inc.
Premier Health is strategically poised to take advantage of business opportunities in the global health care industry. Their subsidiary, HealthVue, is focused on developing proprietary technology to deliver quality healthcare through the combination of telemedicine and artificial intelligence (AI).
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$26.84
EBITDA ($mm)
($10.85)
EBIT ($mm)
($11.05)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: KKR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
KKR is a leading global investment firm that manages investments across multiple asset classes including private equity, energy, infrastructure, real estate, capital markets, credit strategies, and hedge funds. With offices around the world, KKR manages assets through a variety of investment funds.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$20,635.61
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$4,952.87
Employees
0
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Ticker: BX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Blackstone Group LP
Blackstone Group LP
Blackstone is one of the world’s leading investment firms. They seek to create positive economic impact and long-term value for their investors, the companies they invest in, and the communities in which they work. They use extraordinary people and flexible capital to help companies solve problems.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$17,325.04
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$4,600.61
Employees
0
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Ticker: CG
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Carlyle Group
Carlyle Group
The Carlyle Group is a global alternative asset manager with $193 billion of assets under management across 128 funds and 159 fund of funds vehicles as of June 30, 2015. Carlyle’s purpose is to invest wisely and create value on behalf of its investors, many of whom are public pensions.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$8,297.70
EBITDA ($mm)
$4,133.70
EBIT ($mm)
$4,080.00
Net Income ($mm)
$2,845.90
Employees
0
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Ticker: NYSE:APO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Apollo Global Management
Apollo Global Management
Apollo Global Management, LLC and its subsidiaries is a leading global alternative investment manager. They are contrarian, value-oriented investors in private equity, credit and real estate, with significant distressed expertise.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$5,981.01
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$1,831.72
Employees
0
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Ticker: RTOBF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ratos AB
Ratos AB
Ratos is a private equity company that invests in Nordic companies where their core expertise as a professional, active and responsible owner over time creates good value growth. Added value is created in connection with acquisition, development and divestment of these primarily unlisted companies.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$2,530.41
EBITDA ($mm)
$141.89
EBIT ($mm)
$80.55
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: SIVB
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Silicon Valley Bank
Silicon Valley Bank helps innovative companies and their investors move bold ideas forward, fast. They provide a full range of financial services to companies of all sizes in innovation centers around the world.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$2,387.31
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$824.79
Employees
2836
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Ticker: COWN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cowen Group, Inc.
Cowen Group, Inc.
Cowen Inc. is a diversified financial services firm that operates through two business segments: a broker dealer and an investment management division. Cowen Inc. focuses on delivering value-added capabilities to their clients in order to help them outperform.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$1,850.95
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$322.80
Employees
1364
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Ticker:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Oaktree Capital Management, LLC
Oaktree Capital Management, LLC
Oaktree is a leader among global investment managers specializing in alternative investments. They emphasize an opportunistic, value-oriented and risk-controlled approach to investments in distressed debt, corporate debt, control investing, convertible securities, real estate and listed equities.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$1,315.17
EBITDA ($mm)
$357.51
EBIT ($mm)
$331.49
Net Income ($mm)
$224.77
Employees
0
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Ticker: EQT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
EQT AB
EQT AB
EQT is a leading Swedish investment firm with more than EUR 61B in raised capital across 29 funds and around EUR 40B in assets under management. EQT funds have portfolio companies in Europe, Asia and the US with total sales of more than EUR 19B and approximately 110,000 employees.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$687.20
EBITDA ($mm)
$181.51
EBIT ($mm)
$160.04
Net Income ($mm)
$130.94
Employees
0
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Ticker: PSEC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Prospect Capital Corporation
Prospect Capital Corporation is a business development company that operates as a closed-end, non-diversified investment company that lends to and invests in energy-related businesses.
year
2013
rev ($mm)
$625.80
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
$433.31
Net Income ($mm)
$292.38
Employees
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Ticker: TSX:ONEX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Onex Corporation
Onex Corporation
Founded in 1984, Onex is one of the oldest and most successful private equity firms. They acquire and build high-quality businesses in partnership with talented management teams. They also invest in non-investment grade debt through credit funds and collateralized loan obligations.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$622.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$534.00
EBIT ($mm)
$487.00
Net Income ($mm)
$320.00
Employees
0
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Ticker: ENXTPA:FIM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Fimalac SA
Fimalac SA
Fimalac is a diversified holding company, listed on the Paris Stock Exchange, founded and managed by Marc Ladreit de Lacharrière. Fimalac Group is engaged in private equity, digital media, live shows and hotels and recreation.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$392.72
EBITDA ($mm)
($13.56)
EBIT ($mm)
($54.12)
Net Income ($mm)
$68.47
Employees
2911
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Ticker: MAIN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Main Street Capital Corporation
Main Street Capital Corporation
Main Street Capital Corporation is a principal investment firm that provides long-term debt and equity capital to lower middle market companies and debt capital to middle market companies.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$238.16
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
$205.20
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: GIMB
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gimv
Gimv
Gimv is a European investment company with over three decades of experience in private equity and venture capital. Gimv currently manages around EUR 1.8 billion (including co-investment partnerships) of investments in about 50 portfolio companies.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$197.63
EBITDA ($mm)
$156.94
EBIT ($mm)
$155.75
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: TSE:4310
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Dream Incubator Inc.
Dream Incubator Inc.
Based in Japan, Dream Incubator, Inc. is a venture capital and private equity firm specializing in incubation and investments in all business stages. They also help companies with their growth and expansion as a strategic consulting and business development firm.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$183.08
EBITDA ($mm)
$18.93
EBIT ($mm)
$17.11
Net Income ($mm)
$11.60
Employees
0
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