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closed 7/12/2017 via PR Newswire

Wellspring Worldwide, acquired Covalent Data

synopsis: Wellspring, the leader in innovation management software, announced the acquisition of Covalent Data, a Denver-based provider of intelligent search tools that enable companies to find innovative technologies and intellectual property.
buyer: Wellspring Worldwide
Wellspring is the global leader in technology transfer and technology scouting software. Organizations rely on Wellspring to manage the identification, evaluation, and acquisition of technologies, partners, and investments. "
target: Covalent Data
Covalent Data is the leader in innovation intelligence, featuring the world's most comprehensive collection of content. By stitching together disparate sets of public and private data, Covalent Data enables licensing professionals to discover groundbreaking technologies.
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closed 8/16/2018 via BusinessWire

CPA Global, purchased IP Software Solutions from Practice Insight

synopsis: CPA Global, the Intellectual Property (IP) services and technology market leader, announces the acquisition of Filing Analytics and Citation Eagle, two leading IP data and analytics software solutions, from Practice Insight, a wholly owned subsidiary of IPH Ltd.
buyer parent: Leonard Green & Partners, L.P.
buyer: CPA Global
Based in the Channel Islands, CPA Global is the world’s leading IP management and technology company. They offer customers The IP Platform: delivering integrated Innovation and IP Portfolio software, services and insights across the entire Idea Lifecycle. "
seller parent: IPH Limited
seller: Practice Insight
Filing Analytics combines datasets from patent offices into one database. Machine learning and data augmentation are applied for the highest degree of data integrity and quality. Citation Eagle enables patent owners and attorneys to track and focus on citations of patents using one automated system.
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announced 4/2/2015 via BNC Analysis

IPH Limited, will acquire Practice Insight

synopsis: IPH Limited announced that is has agreed to buy Practice Insight Pty Ltd. Practice Insight has created a consolidated relational database of over 90% of the world's patent and trade mark data.
buyer: IPH Limited (ASX:IPH:$163.07)
IPH Limited is the holding company of Spruson & Ferguson, one of the leading intellectual property (“IP”) services firms in the Asia-Pacific region, offering a wide range of services for the protection, commercialisation, enforcement and management of IP. "
target: Practice Insight
Practice Insight has created a consolidated relational database of over 90% of the world's patent and trade mark data. Practice Insight allows users to examine and analyse most of the large-scale intellectual property databases related to the world's patent information.
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closed 7/22/2010 via Company Press Release

CT Corsearch, acquired Edital

synopsis: CT Corsearch, the premier provider of clearance and protection solutions for trademark and brand professionals, announced it’s acquired Edital, the Questel trademark branch. This acquisition will create best-in-class solutions for managing a brand lifecycle globally—from creation to watching to protecting, maintaining and renewing a brand.
buyer parent: Wolters Kluwer NV
buyer: CT Corsearch
CT Corsearch provides high-quality, intuitive tools and expertise that trademark professionals need to effectively manage the trademark screening, search review and watching processes. "
target parent: Questel
target: Edital
Edital was established in Brussels in 1982 and acquired by Questel, a world leader in Intellectual Property in 2005. Its sole purpose has been to create global solutions for the Intellectual Property professional.
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closed 9/26/2018 via BNC Analysis

GoDaddy.com, acquired Cognate

synopsis: GoDaddy, a company that provides domain names, has acquired Cognate, a Boston-based startup that uses blockchain to do Common Law trademarks registry. Cognate reviews your proof of use, and once confirmed, creates a permanent, time-stamped record of a users' trademark information and proof.
buyer: GoDaddy.com (GDDY:$3,139.30)
GoDaddy powers the world's largest cloud platform dedicated to small, independent ventures. With 18 million customers worldwide and 77 million domain names under management, GoDaddy is the place people come to name their idea, build a professional website, attract customers and manage their work. "
target: Cognate
Cognate is The Common Law Trademark (CM) Registry - the only fast, easy, and affordable way to protect your trademark rights. Cognate uses blockchain technology to make an immutable record of users' trademark rights.
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closed 12/2/2019 via Company Press Release

Clarivate Analytics, acquired Darts-IP

synopsis: Clarivate Analytics plc, a global leader in providing trusted insights and analytics to accelerate the pace of innovation, has acquired Darts-ip, the Global Intellectual Property (IP) Case Law Database. Darts-ip enables IP professionals to gain unparalleled insights into IP rights, companies, jurisdictions, legal topics and market trends.
buyer parent: Onex Corporation
buyer: Clarivate Analytics (:$1,441.88)
Clarivate Analytics is a research analytics software company that provides subscription-based services in research and patent analytics. Organizations and researchers rely on the knowledge bases from Clarivate for information about pharmaceutical and biotech intelligence and IP management. "
target: Darts-IP
Darts-ip is the Global Intellectual Property (IP) Case Law Database. Darts-ip enables IP professionals to gain unparalleled insights into IP rights, companies, jurisdictions, legal topics and market trends. Darts-ip users can search and track nearly 5 million cases from over 3,000 courts worldwide.
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closed 6/5/2013 via Market Wire

Wolters Kluwer Corporate Legal Services, acquired AvantIQ

synopsis: Wolters Kluwer Corporate Legal Services, the leading provider of legal information services and solutions, announced it has acquired Avantiq, a provider of multi-national trademark research services. Avantiq, founded in 1986, has 28 employees and has operations in Luxembourg and Australia.
buyer parent: Wolters Kluwer NV
buyer: Wolters Kluwer Corporate Legal Services
Wolters Kluwer Corporate Legal Services is committed to providing intelligent software and the highest quality service standards to support legal professionals in their workflows for corporate compliance and transactions, due diligence, law department management, and trademark management. "
target: AvantIQ
Avantiq specializes in multinational online and offline trademark, domain and company name search services. Avantiq was founded in 1986 and operates in Luxembourg, United States and Australia.
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closed 9/20/2010 via PR Newswire

Fairview Research LLC, acquired IFI CLAIMS Patent Services

synopsis: Fairview Research, a provider of data enrichment technology and services for technical information retrieval and analysis, announced that it has acquired Wilmington, Del.-based IFI Patent Intelligence from Wolters Kluwer Pharma Solutions. IFI is the leading producer of value-added U.S. patent databases and indexing services.
buyer: Fairview Research LLC
Fairview Research is a provider of data enrichment technology and services for information retrieval and analysis. The company's state-of-the-art information retrieval products and services and cutting-edge semantic technologies are in use in a variety of corporate R&D applications. "
target parent: Wolters Kluwer NV
target: IFI CLAIMS Patent Services
IFI CLAIMS Patent Services has been the preeminent producer of value-added U.S. patent databases. From the most rigorous U.S. assignee name standardization process in the industry, to continual class code updates — IFI has built a solid reputation as a leader in patent databases.
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closed 7/9/2009 via BNC Analysis

Thomson Reuters, acquired Indlaw Communications Pte, Ltd.

synopsis: 2i Capital (India) Private Limited, a private equity firm, has sold Indlaw Communications Private Limited, an India-based legal information company, to Thomson Reuters Corporation, a US-based provider of integrated information-based solutions.
buyer: Thomson Reuters (TRI:$5,921.00)
Thomson Reuters is the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals. Powered by the world's most trusted news organization, Thomson Reuters combine industry expertise with innovative technology to deliver critical information to leading decision makers. "
target parent: 2i Capital
target: Indlaw Communications Pte, Ltd.
Indlaw is a business-to-business Internet provider of research modules relating to Indian legal, tax, business and regulatory issues. Indlaw is part of the Indianlawonline project which was launched as a collaborative exercise between professionals and academicians based in U.K. and in India.
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closed 6/22/2004 via PR Newswire

Choicepoint, Inc., acquired Investigation Technologies, LLC

synopsis: ChoicePoint CPS, the leading provider of identification and verification services, has acquired Investigation Technologies, LLC, which operates Rapsheets Criminal Records, a provider of online criminal records searches.
buyer: Choicepoint, Inc. (CPS:$0.00)
ChoicePoint helps businesses, government agencies and nonprofit organizations make better decisions through information and technology solutions. "
target: Investigation Technologies, LLC
Investigation Technologies, LLC, operates Rapsheets Criminal Records. Rapsheets Criminal Records has become the most comprehensive site on the Internet in delivering instant results of criminal records searches. In 1997, the company began compiling databases of public records from state criminal ju
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closed 10/16/2020 via BNC Analysis

Eurazeo, acquired Questel

synopsis: Eurazeo, a leading global investment company, has acquired Questel, a worldwide leading provider of intellectual property solutions. Questel offers a comprehensive suite of SaaS for searching, analyzing, and managing invention and IP asset, as well as a unique collection of IP databases.
buyer: Eurazeo (ENXTPA:RF:$5,100.86)
Eurazeo is a leading global investment company, with a diversified portfolio of €18.5 billion in assets under management, including €12.9 billion from third parties, invested in over 430 companies. "
target: Questel
Questel is a worldwide leading provider of intellectual property solutions. Questel offers a comprehensive suite of SaaS for searching, analyzing, and managing invention and IP asset, as well as a unique collection of IP databases.
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closed 7/21/2017 via PR Web

ImageRights International, Inc., acquired Image Witness

synopsis: ImageRights International, the leader in copyright enforcement services for photo agencies and photographers, has acquired Image Witness, a provider of online image tracking and protection for photographers, agencies and creatives. Image Witness provides monthly reports to users that allow them to see if their images have been infringed upon.
buyer: ImageRights International, Inc.
ImageRights International provides intelligent image search and copyright enforcement services to photo agencies and professional photographers worldwide to ensure that their intellectual property rights are protected and that they are compensated for the unauthorized use of their copyrighted works."
target: Image Witness
Image Witness provides online image tracking and protection for photographers, agencies and creatives. Image Witness provides monthly reports to users that allow them to see if their images are being used outside their license period and find out if their images have been infringed upon.
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closed 10/2/2017 via BNC Analysis

RWS Holdings plc, acquired Article One Partners, LLC

synopsis: RWS Holdings, the world's leading provider of intellectual property support services, has acquired Article One Partners, the world’s largest patent research community. Article One Partners broadcasts its studies to over 40,000 people and distributes more than $7.8 million in rewards to researchers for their work on over 5,600 client patent studies.
buyer: RWS Holdings plc (AIM:RWS:$471.81)
RWS Holdings provides intellectual property support services such as patent translations and technical searches for clients in the medical, pharmaceutical, chemical, aerospace, and telecommunications industries. "
target: Article One Partners, LLC
Article One Partners (AOP) is the world’s largest patent research community, broadcasting its studies to over 40,000 people. The company is a partner to 17 Fortune 100 companies, 74 Forbes Global 2000 and 7 of the top 10 US patent filers.
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$8.00
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closed 5/24/2021 via BNC Analysis

FiscalNote Inc., acquired TimeBase Pty Ltd

synopsis: FiscalNote, a Washington, D.C.-based technology provider of global policy and market intelligence, acquired TimeBase, an Australia-based company that provides legislative research and tracking tools that help organizations understand and keep up to date with Australian legislation.
buyer: FiscalNote Inc.
Led by founder and CEO Tim Hwang, FiscalNote is an information services company focused on global policy and market intelligence, which combines AI technology, expert analysis, and legislative, regulatory, and geopolitical data. "
target: TimeBase Pty Ltd
TimeBase is an Australia-based company that provides legislative research and tracking tools that help organizations understand and keep up to date with Australian legislation.
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announced 7/22/2014 via GlobeNewswire

LexisNexis, will purchase Canadian Legal Assets from Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory

synopsis: Wolters Kluwer announced that it has signed an agreement to divest its Canadian legal publishing activities to LexisNexis. The Canadian legal assets to be sold include print and online information products for law firms, corporate counsel, and human resources professionals.
buyer parent: Reed Elsevier
buyer: LexisNexis
LexisNexis is a leading global provider of content-enabled workflow solutions designed specifically for professionals in the legal, risk management, corporate, government, law enforcement, accounting, and academic markets. "
seller parent: Wolters Kluwer NV
seller: Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory
The Canadian legal assets of Wolters Kluwer include print and online information products for law firms, corporate counsel, and human resources professionals. The group has approximately 50 employees.
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closed 11/30/2010 via PR Newswire

ProQuest LLC, acquired Congressional Information Services, Inc.

synopsis: ProQuest, an information firm supporting the global research community, is significantly expanding its service to government markets through the acquisition of the acclaimed Congressional Information Service (CIS®) and University Publications of America (UPA) product lines from LexisNexis.
buyer parent: Cambridge Information Group, LLC
buyer: ProQuest LLC
A global leader in serving libraries of all types, ProQuest offers Serials Solutions®, Ulrich's™, RefWorks®, COS™, Dialog® and now Bowker®. ProQuest is an information partner, creating indispensable research solutions that connect people and information. "
target parent: Reed Elsevier
target: Congressional Information Services, Inc.
Widely respected for their unique contributions to research, Congressional Information Service includes one of the world's most exhaustive online collections of legislative content and highly respected statistical works, while University Publications of America includes deep historical sets.
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closed 3/29/2019 via Company Press Release

vLex, acquired Justis Publishing Ltd

synopsis: vLex announces the acquisition of Justis Publishing Ltd., a UK-based leader in online legal publishing with clients in over 40 countries. Spain’s vLex delivers legal intelligence through personalization, global coverage, and artificial intelligence.
buyer: vLex
Spain’s vLex delivers legal intelligence through personalization, global coverage, and artificial intelligence. vLex’s intuitive platforms, tailored to the geographic, topical and functional need are powered by leading global innovations and the latest in machine learning advances. "
target: Justis Publishing Ltd
Headquartered in London, Justis is at the forefront of the digital dissemination of legal information. JustisOne, its flagship legal research platform is trusted by law institutions around the world. Their unique software brings new ways to search, interpret and analyze legal information.
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closed 1/10/2018 via PR Web

Fastcase, Inc., acquired Docket Alarm

synopsis: Fastcase announced its expansion into the federal and state docket alerts, legal news and data analytics markets with its acquisition of Docket Alarm. Docket Alarm provides advanced analytical capabilities, customizable real-time litigation alerts, case prediction indicators, and technology-driven research tools for the legal analytics market.
buyer: Fastcase, Inc.
As the smarter alternative for legal research, Fastcase democratizes the law, making it more accessible to more people. Using patented software that combines the best of legal research with the best of Web search, Fastcase helps busy users sift through the clutter, ranking the best cases first. "
target: Docket Alarm
Docket Alarm provides advanced analytical capabilities, customizable real-time litigation alerts, case prediction indicators, and technology-driven research tools for the legal analytics market.
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closed 7/21/2010 via BusinessWire

VerdictSearch, acquired Verdict Research Group, Inc.

synopsis: VerdictSearch, the nation's leading source of verdict and settlement news and research, announced the acquisition of Verdict Research Group, Inc. ("VRG"). VRG data and publications include The Connecticut Verdict Reporter, Carolina Verdict Reporter, The Georgia Trial Reporter, The Massachusetts Verdict Reporter and many others.
buyer parent: ALM Media Properties, LLC
buyer: VerdictSearch
The VerdictSearch online database provides 24x7 access to detailed case reports from around the nation, with hundreds of new cases added each month. The website offers full-text search or search by 15 different parameters, including injury, case type, name, date or plaintiff's criteria. "
target: Verdict Research Group, Inc.
Verdict Research Group, the parent company of verdicts.com, was founded in 1987. It was born in response to the absence of regular and reliable source of local jury verdicts. Verdict publishes; The Ohio Trial Reporter, The Michigan Trial Reporter, The Georgia Trial Reporter and many others.
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closed 12/2/2013 via PR Newswire

Appriss, Inc., acquired Docview LLC

synopsis: Appriss Inc., the provider of innovative technology solutions that keep communities safe and informed, has acquired Docview LLC. Docview LLC, based out of Lansing, Michigan, began helping agencies manage and securely sell crash, crime and fire reports in 2004.
buyer: Appriss, Inc.
Appriss provides innovative technology solutions that keep communities safe and informed, including nationwide programs such as VINE®, a comprehensive automated victim notification service, and JusticeXchange, the nation's largest real-time data network of incarcerated persons. "
target: Docview LLC
Docview is the most trusted provider of crash reports to Citizens and Insurance Carriers in the United States. As the leader in this field, hundreds of Law Enforcement Agencies and Insurance Carriers trust Docview with the protection of their data integrity.
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closed 7/12/2017 via PR Newswire

Wellspring Worldwide, acquired Covalent Data

synopsis: Wellspring, the leader in innovation management software, announced the acquisition of Covalent Data, a Denver-based provider of intelligent search tools that enable companies to find innovative technologies and intellectual property.
buyer: Wellspring Worldwide
Wellspring is the global leader in technology transfer and technology scouting software. Organizations rely on Wellspring to manage the identification, evaluation, and acquisition of technologies, partners, and investments. "
target: Covalent Data
Covalent Data is the leader in innovation intelligence, featuring the world's most comprehensive collection of content. By stitching together disparate sets of public and private data, Covalent Data enables licensing professionals to discover groundbreaking technologies.
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closed 7/12/2017 via PR Newswire

Wellspring Worldwide, acquired Covalent Data

synopsis: Wellspring, the leader in innovation management software, announced the acquisition of Covalent Data, a Denver-based provider of intelligent search tools that enable companies to find innovative technologies and intellectual property.
buyer: Wellspring Worldwide
Wellspring is the global leader in technology transfer and technology scouting software. Organizations rely on Wellspring to manage the identification, evaluation, and acquisition of technologies, partners, and investments. "
target: Covalent Data
Covalent Data is the leader in innovation intelligence, featuring the world's most comprehensive collection of content. By stitching together disparate sets of public and private data, Covalent Data enables licensing professionals to discover groundbreaking technologies.
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closed 10/12/2012 via BusinessWire

eFront SA, acquired DMLT

synopsis: eFront, a leading software provider of financial solutions for managing alternative investments, announced the acquisition of DMLT. DMLT is the market-leading provider of investor reporting and portal services for the alternative asset community.
buyer parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
buyer: eFront SA (FR:ALEFT:$0.00)
eFront is a leading software provider of end-to-end solutions dedicated to the financial industry with a recognized expertise in alternative investments. eFront’s solutions serve companies in the private equity, real estate investment, banking and insurance sectors. "
target: DMLT
DMLT offers a suite of web-based investor reporting, contact management and fundraising products to the alternative asset community. DMLT provides Invesment Cafe, a suite of investor reporting solutions.
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closed 1/12/2021 via BusinessWire

Investment Metrics, LLC, acquired Style Analytics

synopsis: Investment Metrics, a leading provider of analytics, reporting, data, and benchmarking solutions for the institutional investment market, has acquired London and Boston-based Style Analytics, a leading cloud-based SaaS platform that provides Investment Factor and ESG Exposure analysis for the institutional investment community worldwide.
buyer parent: Resurgens Technology Partners
buyer: Investment Metrics, LLC
Investment Metrics is a leading provider of investment performance analytics and reporting solutions for institutional investment consultants, asset managers and private wealth advisors. "
target: Style Analytics
Style Analytics is an independent analytics provider for investment professionals. They enable asset managers, asset owners, and consultants to build objective and comprehensive factor analysis on markets, peers, and portfolios.
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closed 3/24/2021 via BNC Analysis

Profile Systems & Software, acquired Euronext Centevo

synopsis: Profile Software, the leading financial solutions provider, announced the acquisition of Euronext Centevo, a specialised provider of Asset and Fund Management solutions. Euronext Centevo offers independent, cloud-based and fully integrated asset management solutions for fund managers and distributors in the Nordic region.
buyer: Profile Systems & Software (ATSE:PROF:$17.67)
Founded in 1990, Profile Systems & Software is an international financial solutions provider, delivering market-proven solutions to the Investment Management and Banking industries. It is recognized as an established and trusted partner in a number of regions, offering a wide spectrum of solutions. "
target parent: Euronext N.V.
target: Euronext Centevo
Euronext Centevo offers independent, cloud-based and fully integrated asset management solutions for fund managers and distributors in the Nordic region and for asset managers in the European market. Euronext Centevo dates back to 1991 and is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden.
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announced 3/17/2021 via BNC Analysis

niiio finance group AG, will acquire CORYX Software GmbH

synopsis: niiio finance group AG, a specialist for cloud banking software with a focus on wealth management, signed a letter of intent with Uwe Schenk, sole shareholder of Coburg-based CORYX Software GmbH (CORYX), to acquire the majority of the business. CORYX develops and distributes financial software with focus on reporting for family offices.
buyer: niiio finance group AG (XTRA:NIIN:$0.29)
Germany-based Niiio finance group AG is a provider of cloud banking software with a focus on wealth management. As a "full-service provider", the company digitizes its customers' processes so that they can work efficiently, flexibly and legally. "
target: CORYX Software GmbH
CORYX Software GmbH, founded in 2001 by Uwe Schenk in Coburg, Germany, develops and distributes financial software with focus on reporting for family offices. CORYX offers banks, asset managers, family offices and institutional investors the right investment platform for them.
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closed 3/4/2015 via Company Press Release

Temenos Group AG, acquired Multifonds

synopsis: Temenos Group AG, announces the acquisition of Multifonds, a provider of fund administration software. Multifonds' software allows fund administrators to perform key accounting functions such as intra-day valuations and end-of-day NAV calculations as well as to support fund administrators in key investor servicing and transfer agency functions.
buyer: Temenos Group AG (SWX:TEMN:$901.75)
Founded in 1993 and listed on the Swiss Stock Exchange, Temenos Group AG is the market leading provider of banking software systems to retail, corporate, universal, private, Islamic, microfinance and community banks, wealth managers, and financial institutions. "
target parent: Summit Partners
target: Multifonds
Multifonds is an award winning investment software providing fund accounting, portfolio accounting and investor servicing and transfer agency on a single platform. More than USD 5 trillion in assets for both traditional and alternative funds are processed on Multifonds in more than 30 jurisdictions.
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closed 4/16/2020 via BusinessWire

BitGo, acquired Lumina Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: BitGo, the leader in digital asset financial services, announced that it acquired Lumina, a comprehensive crypto-native financial platform. Lumina is trusted by leading investment funds, enterprises, and professionals who demand an institutional-grade solution.
buyer: BitGo
BitGo is the leader in digital asset financial services, providing institutional investors with security, custody, and liquidity solutions. BitGo processes over 20% of all global bitcoin transactions, and supports over 200 coins and tokens. "
target: Lumina Technologies, Inc.
Lumina is a comprehensive crypto-native financial platform. Lumina is trusted by leading investment funds, enterprises, and professionals who demand an institutional-grade solution. Their platform offers solutions for portfolio management, accounting and tax, pricing and transaction APIs, and more.
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announced 12/16/2016 via BNC Analysis

Drooms, will acquire DealMarket AG

synopsis: Drooms, a provider of virtual data rooms, has agreed to acquire DealMarket, the World's #1 Private Equity & Deal Flow Management Platform. Since 2010 DealMarket has been helping over 15,000 investment professionals worldwide capture, manage, track and analyze their deal flow.
buyer: Drooms
Drooms is the leading provider of virtual data rooms in Europe. The specialized software facilitates highly secure access to confidential documents, as well as the ability to exchange them safely with third parties beyond company firewalls. "
target: DealMarket AG
DealMarket is the World's #1 Private Equity & Deal Flow Management Platform. Since 2010 DealMarket has been helping over 15,000 investment professionals worldwide capture, manage, track and analyze their deal flow.
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closed 6/2/2015 via PR Newswire

eVestment Alliance, LLC, acquired TopQ Software Ltd

synopsis: eVestment, a leading provider of traditional and hedge fund data and analytics for the institutional investing community, has acquired TopQ, an innovator in private equity analytics based in Edinburgh, Scotland. TopQ provides private equity limited partners with a faster, more effective way to conduct due diligence both pre- and post-commitment.
buyer: eVestment Alliance, LLC
eVestment provides a flexible suite of easy-to-use, cloud-based solutions to help the institutional investing community identify and capitalize on global investment trends, better select and monitor investment managers and more successfully enable asset managers to market their funds worldwide. "
target: TopQ Software Ltd
TopQ's aim is to make fund managers and investors alike take a fresh approach to how the private equity industry should work. TopQ provides a suite of easy-to-use, cloud-based tools that provide a standardized and transparent way to analyze, dissect and monitor private equity results.
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closed 11/2/2017 via PE Hub

Dynamo Software, acquired HoldingsInsight

synopsis: Dynamo Software, the premier provider of configurable, cloud-based investment management software for the alternative asset investment industry, announced that it has acquired HoldingsInsight, a portfolio investments data capture and reporting service.
buyer parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
buyer: Dynamo Software
Dynamo Software has provided premium industry-specific, configurable investment management and reporting software for the global alternative assets industry since 1998, including fund administrators, endowments, pension funds, foundations, private equity and more. "
target: HoldingsInsight
HoldingsInsight is a portfolio investments data capture and reporting service founded in 2016, focusing on providing limited partners with better transparency into their portfolio, resulting in better risk management and superior investment decisions.
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closed 10/18/2017 via PE Hub

Francisco Partners Management LLC, acquired Dynamo Software

synopsis: Dynamo Software, the premier provider of configurable, cloud-based investment management software for the alternative asset investment industry, announced a majority investment from Francisco Partners, a global, technology-focused private equity firm.
buyer: Francisco Partners Management LLC
Francisco Partners is a leading global private equity firm, which specializes in investments in technology businesses. Since its launch over 17 years ago, Francisco Partners has raised over $10 billion in capital and invested in over 200 technology companies. "
target: Dynamo Software
Dynamo Software has provided premium industry-specific, configurable investment management and reporting software for the global alternative assets industry since 1998, including fund administrators, endowments, pension funds, foundations, private equity and more.
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announced 12/13/2007 via BusinessWire

Schwab Performance Technologies, will acquire etelligent consulting

synopsis: Schwab Performance Technologies, a subsidiary of The Charles Schwab Corporation and a leading provider of portfolio management and accounting solutions to independent Registered Investment Advisors has entered into an agreement to acquire RIA back office outsourcing provider Etelligent Consulting, Inc.
buyer parent: The Charles Schwab Corporation
buyer: Schwab Performance Technologies
Schwab Performance Technologies (SPT) is a leading provider of portfolio management systems and accounting solutions to more than 3,000 independent investment advisory firms. SPT develops powerful portfolio management solutions to help advisors manage their practice and service their clients. "
target: etelligent consulting
Etelligent is the leading provider of BackOffice Portfolio Reporting services to Registered Investment Advisors and other financial professionals. Etelligent has worked with over a thousand advisors nationwide and currently has over $30 billion of assets on the Etelligent BackOffice™ platform.
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closed 2/28/2018 via PR Newswire

Synap Software Labs merged with Imagineer Technology Group, Inc.,

synopsis: Imagineer Technology Group, a leading provider of investor relations and fund marketing software to the asset management industry, and Synap Software Labs, maker of cloud-based investment research, due diligence, and account management applications, have merged. Synap provides relationship management tools for the entire customer journey.
buyer: Imagineer Technology Group, Inc.
Since their founding in 1998, Imagineer has focused on providing relationship management software and services that help investor relations, fund marketing, and customer success teams to effectively manage their clients and operate their businesses efficiently and intelligently. "
target: Synap Software Labs
Synap provides relationship management tools for the entire customer journey. Synap helps private fund managers centralize all of their investor relationship information, and it also helps institutional investors organize and collaborate investment research.
price ($mm)
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closed 4/5/2017 via Yahoo, Inc.

Investview, Inc, acquired Wealth Generators LLC

synopsis: Investview, Inc., a diversified financial technology organization specializing in investor education, investment newsletters and financial services, announced the acquisition of Wealth Generators LLC, a financial education, research and tools provider.
buyer: Investview, Inc (OTCPK:INVU:$25.68)
Investview, Inc. is a New Jersey-based diversified financial technology organization. The Company operates primarily through its wholly- and majority-owned subsidiaries, to provide financial products and services to accredited investors, self-directed investors and select financial institutions. "
target: Wealth Generators LLC
Wealth Generators, LLC is a Utah based financial education, research and tools provider for the self-directed investor. Wealth Generators distributes its programs and services through independent distributors who are paid according to the company's bonus plan.
price ($mm)
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closed 4/29/2019 via Company Press Release

Dynamo Software, acquired Preqin Solutions Ltd

synopsis: Dynamo Software, the premier provider of comprehensive cloud software and data solutions for the alternative investment industry, has acquired Preqin Solutions, formerly Baxon Solutions. Based in London, Preqin Solutions provides cloud-based software for private equity portfolio monitoring.
buyer parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
buyer: Dynamo Software
Dynamo Software has provided premium industry-specific, configurable investment management and reporting software for the global alternative assets industry since 1998, including fund administrators, endowments, pension funds, foundations, private equity and more. "
target parent: Preqin
target: Preqin Solutions Ltd
Preqin Solutions, formerly Baxon Solutions, is the lead innovator in cloud solutions for the private equity industry. Preqin Solutions delivers simple functionality to enhance the quality of data and the decision-making tools available to portfolio companies and asset owners.
price ($mm)
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closed 11/9/2016 via PR Web

Preqin, acquired Baxon

synopsis: Preqin, the leading source of information for the alternative assets industry, has announced its acquisition of Baxon Solutions. Baxon delivers market leading cloud collaboration software for monitoring, analyzing, managing and reporting portfolio companies' performance.
buyer: Preqin
Preqin is the leading source of information for the alternative assets industry, providing data and analysis via online databases, publications and bespoke data requests. "
target: Baxon
Baxon delivers market leading cloud collaboration software for monitoring, analyzing, managing and reporting portfolio companies' performance by automating the compilation and dynamic exchange of portfolio company information.
price ($mm)
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closed 8/1/2006 via PR Newswire

Morningstar, Inc., purchased Institutional Hedge Fund and Separate Account Database Division from InvestorForce

synopsis: Morningstar, Inc., a leading provider of independent investment research, announced that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of the institutional hedge fund and separate account database division of InvestorForce, Inc., a Wayne, Pa.-based financial software and data integration company, for approximately $10 million in cash.
buyer: Morningstar, Inc. (MORN:$1,244.10)
Morningstar provides data on more than 300,000 investment offerings, including stocks, mutual funds, and similar vehicles, along with real-time global market data on more than 4 million equities, indexes, futures, options, and commodities, in addition to foreign exchange and Treasury markets. "
seller: InvestorForce
InvestorForce is a financial software company that has been a leader in the development of online applications for the financial services industry.
price ($mm)
$10
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/2/2013 via BusinessWire

Spectral Capital, acquired Monitr

synopsis: Spectral Capital Corporation announced it has completed the transaction to acquire majority control of Monitr. Monitr has been developing its technology for a number of years that integrates semantic processing, data analytics, real time search and machine learning into one platform.
buyer: Spectral Capital
Spectral Capital acquires and partners with early stage technology companies that have the ability to grow into independent public companies. They focus on identifying markets in which a start up has the opportunity to greatly enhance or become a complete game changer. "
target: Monitr
Monitr has been developing its technology for a number of years that integrates semantic processing, data analytics, real time search and machine learning into one platform. The platform will also have a social media component.
price ($mm)
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closed 3/3/2021 via PR Newswire

Roofstock, acquired Stessa, Inc.

synopsis: Roofstock, the leading marketplace for investing in the $4 trillion single-family rental home sector, has acquired Stessa, the leading asset management software-as-a-service solution for Single Family Residential investors, which was owned by JLL's technology division, JLL Technologies.
buyer: Roofstock
Roofstock is the leading marketplace for investing in the $4 trillion single-family rental home sector. The company provides extensive resources for investors to buy, own and sell real estate online, including data analytics, property management oversight and other tools. "
target parent: JLL
target: Stessa, Inc.
Stessa is a SaaS platform that enables income property owners to track, manage, and communicate the performance of their real estate investments. Stessa makes it easy for both novice and sophisticated investors to drive operational efficiencies, maximize revenue, and improve portfolio performance.
price ($mm)
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closed 12/9/2020 via BNC Analysis

Private Client Resources, LLC, acquired Check6

synopsis: Private Client Resources, LLC (PCR) announced finalization of its acquisition of the European data aggregation firm Check6, headquartered in The Netherlands. Check6 provides feed-based aggregation services leveraging one of the largest custodial feed networks in the region.
buyer: Private Client Resources, LLC
PCR simplifies how investment data from any source, asset class or jurisdiction is consolidated and safely delivered into wealth management’s critical reporting, analytics, portfolio management and accounting systems. "
target: Check6
Based in The Netherlands, Check6 provides feed-based aggregation services leveraging one of the largest custodial feed networks in the region. The service is used by a range of institutions, wealthy families and advisors.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 12/11/2019 via BusinessWire

RealPage, Inc., acquired Investor Management Services, LLC

synopsis: RealPage, Inc., a leading global provider of software and data analytics to the real estate industry, has acquired Investor Management Services, LLC (IMS). IMS provides an Investor Relationship Management platform with an investor dashboard, an investor portal to manage investor relations, and a comprehensive waterfall engine for distributions.
buyer: RealPage, Inc. (RP:$1,115.20)
RealPage provides a technology platform that enables real estate owners and managers to change how people experience and use rental space. Clients use the platform to gain transparency in asset performance, leverage data insights, and monetize space to create incremental yields. "
target: Investor Management Services, LLC
Investor Management Services (IMS) is an investor experience platform for commercial real estate firms to engage investors and manage assets. The web-based IMS Platform provides automated Waterfall Distribution Processing, Investor Dashboards, CRM, Document Sharing, and Investor Statements.
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BlackRock, Inc.
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