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closed 4/5/2018 via BusinessWire

ACA Compliance Group, acquired Cordium

synopsis: ACA Compliance Group, a leading provider of risk management and technology solutions that focus on regulatory compliance, performance, financial crime, and cybersecurity, announced that it has acquired Cordium, a leading provider of governance, risk and compliance services to the asset management and securities industry.
buyer parent: Starr Companies
buyer: ACA Compliance Group
ACA Compliance Group is a leading provider of risk management and technology solutions that focus on regulatory compliance, performance, financial crime, and cybersecurity. "
target: Cordium
Cordium is a leading provider of governance, risk and compliance services to the asset management and securities industry.
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announced 6/30/2021 via PR Newswire

J.P. Morgan Chase & Co., will acquire OpenInvest

synopsis: J.P. Morgan has entered into an agreement to acquire OpenInvest, a leading financial technology company that helps financial professionals customize and report on values-based investments.
buyer: J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPM:$118,484.00)
JPMorgan Chase & Co. is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.7 trillion and operations worldwide. The Firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers and small businesses, commercial banking, financial transaction processing, and asset management. "
target: OpenInvest
OpenInvest is a leading financial technology company that helps financial professionals customize and report on values-based investments.
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announced 9/23/2020 via GlobeNewswire

MarketAxess Holdings, Inc., will purchase Regulatory Reporting Hub from Deutsche Börse Group

synopsis: MarketAxess, the operator of a leading electronic trading platform for fixed-income securities, and the provider of market data and post-trade services for the global fixed-income markets, has entered into an agreement to acquire the Regulatory Reporting Hub, the regulatory reporting business of Deutsche Börse Group.
buyer: MarketAxess Holdings, Inc. (MKTX:$615.14)
MarketAxess operates a leading, institutional electronic trading platform delivering expanded liquidity opportunities, improved execution quality and significant cost savings across global fixed-income markets. "
seller: Deutsche Börse Group (XTRA:DB1:$4,444.63)
The acquisition includes the Regulatory Reporting Hub, the regulatory reporting business of Deutsche Börse Group. The Regulatory Reporting Hub is a pan-European reporting and compliance platform that enables buy- and sell-side clients to meet regulatory and transparency requirements across multiple
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closed 7/31/2019 via Company Press Release

Dynamo Software, acquired Communica

synopsis: Dynamo Software has acquired Communica, the products subsidiary of Digiterre. Communica provides CRM, investor servicing and compliance software for some of the largest and high-profile hedge funds, private equity firms, prime brokers and fund administrators worldwide.
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: Digiterre Ltd.
target: Communica
Communica has been a significant force in the alternative investments sector since 2005, providing CRM, investor servicing and compliance software for some of the largest and high-profile hedge funds, private equity firms, prime brokers and fund administrators worldwide.
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announced 7/17/2019 via PR Newswire

Croesus Finasoft, Inc., will acquire softTarget

synopsis: Croesus, Canada's leading portfolio management solutions provider has announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire softTarget, Montreal-based firm specializing in end-to-end portfolio rebalancing through its iBalance software.
buyer: Croesus Finasoft, Inc.
Headquartered in Canada, Croesus is a FinTech offering cutting-edge, easy to use, and highly secure wealth management solutions. They draw on expertise and know-how to provide products and services tailored to the needs of the financial services industry. "
target: softTarget
Headquartered in Canada, softTarget has evolved with artificial intelligence to become an intuitive, leading edge, virtual assistant. Their software iBalance continues to evolve as they incorporate new industry practices and investment management methodologies, as well as the feedback from clients.
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announced 4/10/2019 via Company Press Release

Torstone Technology Ltd, will acquire Percentile

synopsis: Torstone Technology, a leading global provider of post-trade securities and derivatives processing technology, will acquire Percentile, a provider of cloud-based risk and compliance technology to global financial markets. Percentile boosts the performance of risk calculations and provides consistent and centralised access to all risk exposures.
buyer: Torstone Technology Ltd
Torstone is a leading global provider of cross-asset securities and derivatives post-trade processing technology. Torstone’s cloud-based Inferno platform is fast, flexible and future-proof. It enables global financial firms to reduce their costs, achieve greater control, and minimise risk. "
target: Percentile
Percentile is a provider of real-time, cloud-based risk and compliance technology to global financial markets. Percentile’s flagship product, RiskMine, drives alignment between trading desks and risk management and delivers confidence with unprecedented levels of transparency and governance.
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announced 12/20/2018 via Company Press Release

Gryphon Investors, will acquire RegEd, Inc.

synopsis: Gryphon Investors, a San Francisco-based middle-market private equity firm, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire RegEd, Inc., the leading provider of compliance and regulatory management services for insurance companies, broker-dealers, banks, and other financial services companies.
buyer: Gryphon Investors
Based in San Francisco, Gryphon Investors is a leading private equity firm focused on profitably growing and competitively enhancing middle-market companies in partnership with experienced management teams. "
target parent: Falfurrias Capital
target: RegEd, Inc.
Founded in 2000 and headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina, RegEd provides SaaS-based enterprise solutions through a suite of over 25 separate software modules to more than 200 blue-chip customers, including 80% of the top 25 financial services firms.
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closed 7/18/2018 via BNC Analysis

Prime Trust, acquired FundAmerica Technologies

synopsis: Prime Trust has just purchased crowdfunding regtech specialist FundAmerica. FundAmerica provides SaaS tools and technology to a variety of issuers, broker-dealers, investment advisers, financial institutions and other entities. FundAmerica builds SEC-compliant solutions for technology-based securities offerings.
buyer: Prime Trust
Prime Trust is a blockchain-driven trust company that sees itself disrupting the traditional trust industry in the same way PayPal disrupted merchant processing. The firm serves as a custodian and trustee for personal and corporate trusts, as well as for crowdfunding platforms. "
target: FundAmerica Technologies
FundAmerica provides SaaS tools and technology to a variety of issuers, broker-dealers, investment advisers, financial institutions and other entities. FundAmerica builds SEC-compliant solutions for technology-based securities offerings.
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closed 4/13/2018 via Company Press Release

ESW Capital, LLC, acquired Firm58

synopsis: ESW Capital, LLC, announced that it has acquired Firm58, one of the most respected names in trading firm and broker dealer back-office automation solutions. Firm58 provides growth-conscious capital markets firms a suite of powerful, web-based automation technologies that improve post-trade processes and increase efficiency.
buyer: ESW Capital, LLC
Based in Austin, Texas, Enterprise Software (ESW) Capital has honed a finely-tuned methodology focused on buying, strengthening, and growing mature business software companies. ESW and its affiliated companies have been in the enterprise software space since 1988. "
target: Firm58
Firm58 simplifies trade operations for capital markets firms. Their web-based financial management software manages the processes associated with fees, commissions and payouts. They offer solutions for billing, profit/expense analysis, commission sharing arrangements and compliance & surveillance.
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announced 1/17/2018 via BusinessWire

Starr Investment Holdings, LLC, will acquire ACA Compliance Group

synopsis: New Mountain Capital, LLC announced that it has agreed to sell ACA Compliance Group Holdings, LLC to Starr Investment Holdings, LLC. ACA Compliance Group is a leading provider of risk management and technology solutions that focus on regulatory compliance, performance, financial crime, and cyber security.
buyer parent: Starr Companies
buyer: Starr Investment Holdings, LLC
Starr Investment Holdings, LLC, a multi-billion dollar investment adviser, partners with and advises a wide range of institutions and family offices with a focus on long-term, sustained equity capital investments. "
target parent: New Mountain Capital, LLC
target: ACA Compliance Group
ACA Compliance Group is a leading provider of risk management and technology solutions that focus on regulatory compliance, performance, financial crime, and cyber security. ACA serves a diverse base of leading investment advisers, private fund managers, commodity trading advisors, and more.
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closed 4/11/2017 via BusinessWire

Anju Software, acquired OpenQ

synopsis: Anju Software Inc., a life sciences software platform focused on delivering exceptional business application solutions with outstanding customer support, acquired OpenQ, a leading provider of Key Opinion Leader (KOL) data base and software solutions to manage KOLs. OpenQ has the largest suite of compliance solutions for regulated industries.
buyer: Anju Software
Anju Software is a life sciences software platform focused on delivering exceptional business application solutions with outstanding customer support. Anju was founded by a group of operating and investment professionals with deep domain expertise in the enterprise software sector. "
target: OpenQ
OpenQ enables social and mobile collaboration to create competitive advantage while overcoming compliance and exposure risks. OpenQ is a cloud-based technology and validated-data provider with the largest suite of life sciences- and healthcare-based compliance solutions on the market.
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closed 1/18/2017 via Company Press Release

ACA Compliance Group, acquired Telavance

synopsis: ACA Compliance Group, a global leader in providing compliance, cybersecurity, performance, and technology solutions to financial services firms, has acquired Telavance. Telavance provides anti-money laundering risk reviews and related regulatory compliance services and software solutions.
buyer parent: New Mountain Capital, LLC
buyer: ACA Compliance Group
ACA Compliance Group is a leading provider of regulatory compliance products and solutions, cybersecurity and risk assessments, performance services, and technology solutions to regional, national, and global firms in the financial services industry. "
target: Telavance
Telavance is a specialized international consulting firm providing risk and compliance advisory services and software products to the financial community. The firm specializes in anti-money laundering, regulatory compliance, enhanced due diligence, model validations, independent reviews, and more.
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closed 10/29/2015 via BNC Analysis

PwC, acquired Kusiri

synopsis: PWC, a company that is committed to delivering quality in assurance, tax and advisory services, has acquired the assets of Kusiri, a technology start-up which provides a forensic data search platform used to discover fraud and for compliance screening.
buyer: PwC
PwC helps organizations and individuals create the value they’re looking for. They are a member of the PwC network of firms in 157 countries with more than 184,000 people. They are committed to delivering quality in assurance, tax and advisory services. "
target: Kusiri
Kusiri is a technology start-up which provides a forensic data search platform used to discover fraud and for compliance screening. Their scalable service is designed to augment and amplify search by providing, in real-time, deeper, faster access to data and advanced data monitoring.
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closed 10/1/2015 via BusinessWire

Markit Group Ltd., acquired CoreOne Technologies

synopsis: Markit, a provider of financial information services, announced the completion of its acquisition of CoreOne Technologies, a global leading provider of regulatory reporting, index management, data management and prime brokerage services to financial institutions.
buyer: Markit Group Ltd. (MRKT:$1,129.70)
Markit is a leading global diversified provider of financial information services. They provide products that enhance transparency, reduce risk and improve operational efficiency. Their customers include banks, central banks, regulators, auditors, fund administrators and insurance companies. "
target parent: Symphony Technology Group
target: CoreOne Technologies
CoreOne Technologies is a leading provider of regulatory reporting, index management, data management and prime brokerage services to financial institutions. CoreOne delivers proven capabilities in a hosted fashion, through its cutting-edge services RegOne, DeltaOne, VistaOne and PrimeOne.
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closed 6/2/2015 via BNC Analysis

BlackFin Capital Partners, acquired AMfine Services and Software

synopsis: BlackFin Capital Partners, a private equity firm specialized in the financial services sector, acquires a majority stake in AMfine, a software provider dedicated to the asset management industry. AMfine allows asset management companies to remain fully compliant with the lastest regulatory guidelines, and to decrease back-office costs.
buyer: BlackFin Capital Partners
BlackFin Capital Partners is authorized by the Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF) to engage in private equity activities and the management of private equity funds (FCPRs) on behalf of qualified institutional investors. "
target: AMfine Services and Software
AMfine Services & Software is a software provider dedicated to the asset management industry, AMfine’s software solutions allow asset management companies to automate the production and distribution of regulatory, tax and financial reporting for investors, tax agencies, and supervisory authorities.
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announced 11/3/2014 via Company Press Release

AIM Software, will acquire Joss Technology, Inc.

synopsis: AIM Software, the leading provider of data management products to the financial industry, announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire US-based Joss Technology, an innovative solutions provider tackling the growing volume and complexity of information related to legal entities.
buyer: AIM Software
AIM Software is a leading independent provider of enterprise data management solutions for the securities and investment industry since 1999. Solutions include software for reference data management, financial instrument pricing, legal entities data and corporate actions data. "
target: Joss Technology, Inc.
Joss Technology is a financial software provider focused on entity data management. Financial institutions need to have a clear understanding of the entities they interact with and are exposed to (counterparties, clients, custodians, issuers).
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closed 1/13/2014 via Company Press Release

Deutsche Börse Group, acquired Impendium Systems

synopsis: Deutsche Börse Market Data + Services has acquired Impendium Systems, a London-based firm that deploys cloud-based software solutions to help customers’ achieve regulatory compliance in Europe, North America and Asia-Pacific.
buyer: Deutsche Börse Group (XTRA:DB1:$4,444.63)
Deutsche Börse is a data and technology service provider for the securities industry with a product and service offering for issuers, investors, intermediaries and data vendors. The Group covers the entire value chain from trading, through clearing, to settlement and securities custody. "
target: Impendium Systems
Impendium Systems is an enterprise software company operating globally that provides Regulatory Applications to financial and non-financial organizations throughout the world.
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closed 12/19/2013 via BNC Analysis

New Mountain Capital, LLC, acquired ACA Compliance Group

synopsis: ACA Compliance Group, the leading global regulatory compliance consultancy, announced that it has agreed to partner with New Mountain Capital to further grow and expand its business. While New Mountain will acquire a controlling interest, the firm’s five original founders and partners will maintain a significant investment in the new entity.
buyer: New Mountain Capital, LLC
New Mountain Capital is a New York-based private equity firm investing for long-term capital appreciation through direct investments in growth equity transactions, leveraged acquisitions, and management buyouts. "
target: ACA Compliance Group
ACA Compliance provides expert compliance consulting services to investment advisers, private fund managers, commodity trading advisors, investment companies, and broker-dealers. ACA additionally provides GIPS® verification services and a wide variety of compliance-related educational opportunities.
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closed 10/30/2013 via PR Newswire

Delta Data Software, purchased 22c2 Services from SunGard Data Systems Inc.

synopsis: Delta Data Software, Inc., a provider of software solutions, announces that it has completed the acquisition of the 22c2 Services solution of SunGard Data Systems Inc., a leading global software and technology services company.
buyer: Delta Data Software
Delta Data is focused on solving complex challenges in the financial services industry with a 28-year legacy of delivering expertise and proven software solutions and services by handling daily processing and data management complexities for mutual funds and other pooled investment products. "
seller: SunGard Data Systems Inc.
SunGard Data Systems' SunGard Global Network 22c-2 Services provide an organization with a complete solution for managing the regulatory requirements of Rule 22c-2. Delivered over a single, web-based interface, SGN's 22c-2 Services combine secure data storage, analytics and administrative tools.
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announced 10/22/2012 via PR Newswire

NICE Actimize, will acquire Redkite Financial Markets

synopsis: NICE Systems announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Redkite Financial Markets, an emerging provider of real-time, cloud-based institutional trade surveillance solutions. NICE is expected to benefit from the addition of Redkite's innovative, front-office based approach to real-time trade surveillance.
buyer parent: NICE Systems Ltd
buyer: NICE Actimize
NICE Actimize is the world’s largest and broadest financial crime, risk and compliance solutions provider. It provides real-time and cross-channel fraud prevention, anti-money laundering, enterprise investigations, risk management and trading surveillance solutions. "
target: Redkite Financial Markets
Redkite was established to equip financial institutions with the tools and knowledge to better monitor their trading activities in today’s complex market environment. The Company provides tailorable, real-time surveillance solutions to the global banking and brokerage communities.
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closed 4/5/2018 via BusinessWire

ACA Compliance Group, acquired Cordium

synopsis: ACA Compliance Group, a leading provider of risk management and technology solutions that focus on regulatory compliance, performance, financial crime, and cybersecurity, announced that it has acquired Cordium, a leading provider of governance, risk and compliance services to the asset management and securities industry.
buyer parent: Starr Companies
buyer: ACA Compliance Group
ACA Compliance Group is a leading provider of risk management and technology solutions that focus on regulatory compliance, performance, financial crime, and cybersecurity. "
target: Cordium
Cordium is a leading provider of governance, risk and compliance services to the asset management and securities industry.
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closed 1/15/2012 via BNC Analysis

IMS Consulting Limited, acquired HedgeOp Compliance, LLC.

synopsis: IMS Consulting Limited is pleased to announce that HedgeOp Compliance, LLC (HedgeOp), the leading provider of specialised compliance software and consulting services for investment advisers in the US, has merged with The IMS Group (IMS).
buyer parent: Sovereign Capital Partners LLP
buyer: IMS Consulting Limited
The IMS Group is a market leading provider of regulatory compliance consulting and integrated business support to the asset management and securities industry. "
target: HedgeOp Compliance, LLC.
HedgeOp Compliance, LLC focuses exclusively on helping private fund advisers and other investment managers meet their compliance and regulatory challenges.
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closed 6/12/2010 via BNC Analysis

Sovereign Capital Partners LLP, acquired IMS Consulting Limited

synopsis: Sovereign Capital, the UK private equity Buy & Build specialist, announces the acquisition of The IMS Group (“IMS”), a leading provider of consulting and integrated business support to the wholesale asset management and securities industry.
buyer: Sovereign Capital Partners LLP
Sovereign Capital is the UK´s private equity 'Buy & Build' specialist. Sovereign Capital invests in UK-based companies in the support services, education & training and healthcare services sectors. "
target: IMS Consulting Limited
The IMS Group is a market leading provider of regulatory compliance consulting and integrated business support to the asset management and securities industry.
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closed 2/21/2020 via BNC Analysis

Credit Suisse Group AG, acquired NorthPoint Technology

synopsis: Credit Suisse Asset Management's fintech growth equity unit has acquired the investment management software and services business NorthPoint Technology from ACA Compliance Group. NorthPoint offers an Investment Management suite which includes an Order Management System (OMS), Portfolio Management, Data Warehouse, and more.
buyer: Credit Suisse Group AG (CS:$21,321.43)
Credit Suisse provides its clients with investment banking, private banking and asset management services worldwide. Credit Suisse offers advisory services, comprehensive solutions and innovative products to companies, institutional clients and high-net-worth private clients globally. "
target parent: Starr Companies
target: NorthPoint Technology
NorthPoint Solutions was founded in 2003. The product suite includes mission-critical financial software and services to leading investment management firms. NorthPoint offers an Investment Management suite which includes an Order Management System (OMS), Portfolio Management, and more.
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closed 4/5/2018 via BusinessWire

ACA Compliance Group, acquired Cordium

synopsis: ACA Compliance Group, a leading provider of risk management and technology solutions that focus on regulatory compliance, performance, financial crime, and cybersecurity, announced that it has acquired Cordium, a leading provider of governance, risk and compliance services to the asset management and securities industry.
buyer parent: Starr Companies
buyer: ACA Compliance Group
ACA Compliance Group is a leading provider of risk management and technology solutions that focus on regulatory compliance, performance, financial crime, and cybersecurity. "
target: Cordium
Cordium is a leading provider of governance, risk and compliance services to the asset management and securities industry.
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announced 1/17/2018 via BusinessWire

Starr Investment Holdings, LLC, will acquire ACA Compliance Group

synopsis: New Mountain Capital, LLC announced that it has agreed to sell ACA Compliance Group Holdings, LLC to Starr Investment Holdings, LLC. ACA Compliance Group is a leading provider of risk management and technology solutions that focus on regulatory compliance, performance, financial crime, and cyber security.
buyer parent: Starr Companies
buyer: Starr Investment Holdings, LLC
Starr Investment Holdings, LLC, a multi-billion dollar investment adviser, partners with and advises a wide range of institutions and family offices with a focus on long-term, sustained equity capital investments. "
target parent: New Mountain Capital, LLC
target: ACA Compliance Group
ACA Compliance Group is a leading provider of risk management and technology solutions that focus on regulatory compliance, performance, financial crime, and cyber security. ACA serves a diverse base of leading investment advisers, private fund managers, commodity trading advisors, and more.
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closed 1/18/2017 via Company Press Release

ACA Compliance Group, acquired Telavance

synopsis: ACA Compliance Group, a global leader in providing compliance, cybersecurity, performance, and technology solutions to financial services firms, has acquired Telavance. Telavance provides anti-money laundering risk reviews and related regulatory compliance services and software solutions.
buyer parent: New Mountain Capital, LLC
buyer: ACA Compliance Group
ACA Compliance Group is a leading provider of regulatory compliance products and solutions, cybersecurity and risk assessments, performance services, and technology solutions to regional, national, and global firms in the financial services industry. "
target: Telavance
Telavance is a specialized international consulting firm providing risk and compliance advisory services and software products to the financial community. The firm specializes in anti-money laundering, regulatory compliance, enhanced due diligence, model validations, independent reviews, and more.
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closed 12/19/2013 via BNC Analysis

New Mountain Capital, LLC, acquired ACA Compliance Group

synopsis: ACA Compliance Group, the leading global regulatory compliance consultancy, announced that it has agreed to partner with New Mountain Capital to further grow and expand its business. While New Mountain will acquire a controlling interest, the firm’s five original founders and partners will maintain a significant investment in the new entity.
buyer: New Mountain Capital, LLC
New Mountain Capital is a New York-based private equity firm investing for long-term capital appreciation through direct investments in growth equity transactions, leveraged acquisitions, and management buyouts. "
target: ACA Compliance Group
ACA Compliance provides expert compliance consulting services to investment advisers, private fund managers, commodity trading advisors, investment companies, and broker-dealers. ACA additionally provides GIPS® verification services and a wide variety of compliance-related educational opportunities.
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closed 4/5/2018 via BusinessWire

ACA Compliance Group, acquired Cordium

synopsis: ACA Compliance Group, a leading provider of risk management and technology solutions that focus on regulatory compliance, performance, financial crime, and cybersecurity, announced that it has acquired Cordium, a leading provider of governance, risk and compliance services to the asset management and securities industry.
buyer parent: Starr Companies
buyer: ACA Compliance Group
ACA Compliance Group is a leading provider of risk management and technology solutions that focus on regulatory compliance, performance, financial crime, and cybersecurity. "
target: Cordium
Cordium is a leading provider of governance, risk and compliance services to the asset management and securities industry.
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announced 1/17/2018 via BusinessWire

Starr Investment Holdings, LLC, will acquire ACA Compliance Group

synopsis: New Mountain Capital, LLC announced that it has agreed to sell ACA Compliance Group Holdings, LLC to Starr Investment Holdings, LLC. ACA Compliance Group is a leading provider of risk management and technology solutions that focus on regulatory compliance, performance, financial crime, and cyber security.
buyer parent: Starr Companies
buyer: Starr Investment Holdings, LLC
Starr Investment Holdings, LLC, a multi-billion dollar investment adviser, partners with and advises a wide range of institutions and family offices with a focus on long-term, sustained equity capital investments. "
target parent: New Mountain Capital, LLC
target: ACA Compliance Group
ACA Compliance Group is a leading provider of risk management and technology solutions that focus on regulatory compliance, performance, financial crime, and cyber security. ACA serves a diverse base of leading investment advisers, private fund managers, commodity trading advisors, and more.
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closed 1/18/2017 via Company Press Release

ACA Compliance Group, acquired Telavance

synopsis: ACA Compliance Group, a global leader in providing compliance, cybersecurity, performance, and technology solutions to financial services firms, has acquired Telavance. Telavance provides anti-money laundering risk reviews and related regulatory compliance services and software solutions.
buyer parent: New Mountain Capital, LLC
buyer: ACA Compliance Group
ACA Compliance Group is a leading provider of regulatory compliance products and solutions, cybersecurity and risk assessments, performance services, and technology solutions to regional, national, and global firms in the financial services industry. "
target: Telavance
Telavance is a specialized international consulting firm providing risk and compliance advisory services and software products to the financial community. The firm specializes in anti-money laundering, regulatory compliance, enhanced due diligence, model validations, independent reviews, and more.
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closed 12/19/2013 via BNC Analysis

New Mountain Capital, LLC, acquired ACA Compliance Group

synopsis: ACA Compliance Group, the leading global regulatory compliance consultancy, announced that it has agreed to partner with New Mountain Capital to further grow and expand its business. While New Mountain will acquire a controlling interest, the firm’s five original founders and partners will maintain a significant investment in the new entity.
buyer: New Mountain Capital, LLC
New Mountain Capital is a New York-based private equity firm investing for long-term capital appreciation through direct investments in growth equity transactions, leveraged acquisitions, and management buyouts. "
target: ACA Compliance Group
ACA Compliance provides expert compliance consulting services to investment advisers, private fund managers, commodity trading advisors, investment companies, and broker-dealers. ACA additionally provides GIPS® verification services and a wide variety of compliance-related educational opportunities.
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closed 6/12/2010 via BNC Analysis

Sovereign Capital Partners LLP, acquired IMS Consulting Limited

synopsis: Sovereign Capital, the UK private equity Buy & Build specialist, announces the acquisition of The IMS Group (“IMS”), a leading provider of consulting and integrated business support to the wholesale asset management and securities industry.
buyer: Sovereign Capital Partners LLP
Sovereign Capital is the UK´s private equity 'Buy & Build' specialist. Sovereign Capital invests in UK-based companies in the support services, education & training and healthcare services sectors. "
target: IMS Consulting Limited
The IMS Group is a market leading provider of regulatory compliance consulting and integrated business support to the asset management and securities industry.
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closed 12/24/2008 via PR Newswire

Glass Lewis & Co., acquired Washington Analysis Corporation

synopsis: Glass, Lewis & Co., LLC, a leading independent proxy advisory and investment research firm, announced that it has completed the acquisition of Washington Analysis Corporation, a top-rated political and economic advisory firm based in Washington, D.C.
buyer parent: Ontario Teachers Pension Plan
buyer: Glass Lewis & Co.
Glass, Lewis & Co., LLC is a leading research and professional services firm that assists institutions globally that have investment, financial or reputational exposure to public companies. The firm provides research and analysis on more than 13,000 public companies based in 65 countries. "
target parent: Xinhua Finance Limited
target: Washington Analysis Corporation
Founded in 1973, Washington Analysis Corporation (WAC) is the top-rated independent institutional research boutique focused on analyzing and anticipating changes in public policy in US that will impact the financial markets.
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closed 10/30/2019 via BNC Analysis

RIA in a Box LLC, acquired Gordian Compliance Solutions

synopsis: RIA in a Box, a provider of compliance-related software and services for investment advisers with co-headquarters in Cleveland and New York, has made its first acquisition in Gordian Compliance Solutions, a San Francisco-based provider of compliance consulting in the wealth management space.
buyer parent: Aquiline Capital Partners
buyer: RIA in a Box LLC
RIA in a Box is a leading provider of compliance software to the wealth management industry. Approximately 2,000 registered investment advisor (RIA) firms across the US use the platform to manage their compliance procedures more efficiently. "
target: Gordian Compliance Solutions
Gordian provides ongoing compliance support and project based services for Investment Advisers, Private Fund Managers, and Futures Professionals. Their consultants keep up to date on current state and federal regulatory changes and initiatives.
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announced 7/7/2021 via PR Newswire

Genstar Capital LLC, will acquire Foreside

synopsis: Genstar Capital is to acquire a majority stake in Foreside Financial Group from Lovell Minnick Partners. Foreside provides a robust offering of distribution solutions and governance, risk management and compliance (GRC) solutions to clients in the global asset and wealth management industries.
buyer: Genstar Capital LLC
Genstar Capital is a leading private equity firm that actively invests in high quality companies. Genstar works in partnership with its management teams and its network of strategic advisors to transform its portfolio companies into industry-leading businesses. "
target parent: Lovell Minnick Partners
target: Foreside
Foreside delivers a range of distribution and compliance services to clients in the global asset management industry. Foreside services open- and closed-end funds, exchange-traded products, commodity pools, private placements, investment advisers and registered broker-dealers.
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closed 3/4/2021 via PR Newswire

TRG Screen, purchased Market Data Reporting business from Jordan & Jordan

synopsis: TRG Screen, the leading provider of enterprise subscription spend management solutions, announced it has acquired the Market Data Reporting (MDR) business from Jordan & Jordan (J&J). Market Data Reporting is a managed services solution focused on providing reporting and related services to ensure compliance with licensing policies.
buyer parent: Pamlico Capital
buyer: TRG Screen
TRG Screen is the leading provider of enterprise subscription management solutions. TRG Screen is uniquely differentiated by its ability to monitor both spend and usage of data and information services including market data, research, software licenses, consulting and other corporate expenses. "
seller: Jordan & Jordan
Market Data Reporting from J&J (Jordan & Jordan) is a managed services solution focused on providing reporting and related services to ensure compliance with licensing, provisioning, distribution and reporting policies.
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closed 2/19/2019 via GlobeNewswire

ESC Corporate Services Ltd., acquired Securefact

synopsis: ISC announced that its Services segment, through its subsidiary ESC Corporate Services, acquired substantially all of the assets used in the business of Securefact Transaction Services from Securefact. Securefact Transaction develops and markets customer identification, regulatory compliance, secured lending, and digital onboarding software.
buyer parent: Information Services Corporation
buyer: ESC Corporate Services Ltd.
ESC takes a leadership position in providing corporate legal services and public records search/registration services to over 8,000 banks, law firms, fin-techs, auto/equipment leasing captives and insurance/accountant institutions across Canada. "
target: Securefact
The acquisition includes the assets of Securefact Transaction Services, Inc. Securefact Transaction develops and markets customer identification, regulatory compliance, secured lending, and digital onboarding software.
price ($mm)
$5.12
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closed 9/16/2019 via BusinessWire

MVB Bank, Inc., acquired Chartwell Compliance

synopsis: MVB Financial Corp., the holding company for MVB Bank, Inc., has acquired Chartwell Compliance, a company that provides integrated regulatory compliance, state licensing, financial crimes prevention and enterprise risk management services that include consulting, outsourcing, testing and training solutions.
buyer: MVB Bank, Inc. (MVBF:$126.44)
MVB is a financial holding company. Through its subsidiary, MVB Bank, and the bank’s subsidiaries, MVB Mortgage and the MVB Community Development Corporation, the company provides financial services to individuals and corporate clients in the Mid-Atlantic region and beyond. "
target: Chartwell Compliance
Headquartered in Bethesda, Md., Chartwell Compliance provides integrated regulatory compliance, state licensing, financial crimes prevention and enterprise risk management services that include consulting, outsourcing, testing and training solutions.
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closed 6/3/2019 via BusinessWire

Adtalem Global Education Inc., purchased Financial Services Business from OnCourse Learning

synopsis: Adtalem Global Education has acquired the financial services division of OnCourse Learning. The division includes sub-brands such as BankersEdge and Total Training Solutions, leading providers of compliance training to the banking and credit union markets, as well as OnCourse Learning’s mortgage licensing and continuing education programs.
buyer: Adtalem Global Education Inc. (ATGE:$1,052.00)
Adtalem Global Education Inc. is a leading global education provider and the parent organization of Adtalem Educacional do Brasil, American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine, Becker Professional Education, Carrington College, Chamberlain University and more. "
seller parent: Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA
seller: OnCourse Learning
The acquisition includes the financial services portfolio of OnCourse Learning, including BankersEdge and Total Training Solutions, leading providers of compliance training to the banking and credit union markets, as well as OnCourse Learning’s mortgage licensing and continuing education programs.
price ($mm)
$121
rev ($mm)
$31
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EV / rev
3.9x
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announced 12/20/2018 via Company Press Release

Gryphon Investors, will acquire RegEd, Inc.

synopsis: Gryphon Investors, a San Francisco-based middle-market private equity firm, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire RegEd, Inc., the leading provider of compliance and regulatory management services for insurance companies, broker-dealers, banks, and other financial services companies.
buyer: Gryphon Investors
Based in San Francisco, Gryphon Investors is a leading private equity firm focused on profitably growing and competitively enhancing middle-market companies in partnership with experienced management teams. "
target parent: Falfurrias Capital
target: RegEd, Inc.
Founded in 2000 and headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina, RegEd provides SaaS-based enterprise solutions through a suite of over 25 separate software modules to more than 200 blue-chip customers, including 80% of the top 25 financial services firms.
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closed 7/7/2015 via GlobeNewswire

Falfurrias Capital, acquired RegEd, Inc.

synopsis: RegEd, a leading provider of compliance software and solutions for the financial services industry announced that Falfurrias Capital Partners, a Charlotte-based private equity firm focused on investing in growth-oriented middle-market companies, has purchased a controlling interest in RegEd from StoneRiver Group, L.P.
buyer: Falfurrias Capital
Falfurrias Capital Partners is a private equity investment firm focused on companies with EBITDA of $3 million to $25 million across a range of sectors, including consumer & retail, food & beverage, business services, financial services, manufacturing, industrials, energy, and health care. "
target parent: StoneRiver, Inc.
target: RegEd, Inc.
RegEd provides Compliance Education and Training, Compliance and Risk Management and Licensing and Registration solutions and services. With more than 400 enterprise clients, RegEd's solutions enable financial services firms to efficiently comply with state, federal, FINRA and other regulations.
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closed 9/5/2013 via PE Hub

OnCourse Learning, acquired BankersEdge

synopsis: The Riverside Company has added Corporate Training Technologies, LLC (dba BankersEdge) to its OnCourse Learning (OnCourse) platform. Based in Norristown, Pennsylvania, BankersEdge provides regulatory, employment, and leadership training as well as compliance solutions for bank and credit union workers.
buyer parent: The Riverside Company
buyer: OnCourse Learning
OnCourse Learning is an education and compliance solutions provider for individuals, companies, educators, and government agencies seeking educational excellence, professional compliance, occupational tools, customized training solutions, and new careers. "
target: BankersEdge
BankersEdge provides regulatory, employment, and leadership training as well as compliance solutions for bank and credit union workers. Its courses are used for comprehensive training and regulatory updates by bankers, mortgage professionals and other financial services employees.
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closed 1/19/2004 via BusinessWire

Fiserv, Inc., acquired RegEd, Inc.

synopsis: Fiserv, Inc. (Nasdaq:FISV) has acquired RegEd, Inc., a provider of Internet-based compliance management systems and distance learning programs for the insurance and securities industries. RegEd recorded approximately $9 million in revenues in 2003. Fiserv did not disclose a purchase price.
buyer: Fiserv, Inc. (FISV:$14,852.00)
Fiserv, Inc. provides information management systems and services to the financial and insurance industries. Leading services include transaction processing, outsourcing, business process outsourcing software and systems solutions. "
target: RegEd, Inc.
RegEd is the leading provider of complete, online compliance solutions for financial professionals. RegEd's experience and leadership allows clients to have access to the industry's leading continuing education and innovative compliance products and services.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$9
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
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announced 4/14/2021 via Company Press Release

Sikich LLP, will acquire Process Stream

synopsis: Sikich will acquire the assets of Process Stream, a leader in digital transformation services for regulated industries, including life sciences and insurance. The acquisition of Process Stream advances Sikich's efforts to support businesses with end-to-end technology-enabled professional services.
buyer: Sikich LLP
Sikich is a global company specializing in technology-enabled professional services. With more than 1,000 employees, Sikich draws on a diverse portfolio of technology solutions to deliver transformative digital strategies and ranks as one of the largest CPA firms in the United States. "
target: Process Stream
Process Stream is a leader in digital transformation services for regulated industries, including life sciences and insurance. Process Stream specializes in quality management, IT compliance, and insurtech systems implementations and consulting.
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announced 7/22/2015 via Company Press Release

CallidusCloud, will acquire BridgeFront

synopsis: Callidus Software Inc., a global leader in cloud-based sales, marketing, learning and customer experience solutions, announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire BridgeFront LLC, a leading provider of healthcare insurance and compliance education content.
buyer: CallidusCloud (CALD:$239.66)
CallidusCloud is the leading provider of sales and marketing effectiveness software. CallidusCloud enables organizations to accelerate and maximize their lead to money process with their complete suite of solutions. "
target: BridgeFront
Rated as a top-tier provider by its clients, BridgeFront delivers innovative online education to healthcare, government, business and education - large and small.
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closed 5/20/2013 via PR Web

Indecomm Global Services, acquired Mortgage U, Inc.

synopsis: Indecomm Global Services, a leader in business process outsourcing and learning solutions, has acquired the assets of Mortgage U, Inc., a recognized leader in mortgage training. The acquisition will allow Indecomm to expand its learning and mortgage training offerings as well as its total compliance support and consulting.
buyer: Indecomm Global Services
Indecomm Global Services offers consulting, outsourcing, learning, and technology solutions Its title and settlement services platform-based solutions include title search and typing through iTitleHub™, post-closing through Dynamic Doc Hub™, and eRecording through InteleDoc Direct™ . "
target: Mortgage U, Inc.
Mortgage U, Inc. is a recognized leader in mortgage training. Mortgage U's Health Check enables companies to measure and monitor their policies and procedures. Mortgage U also offers state-of-the-art policy and procedure manuals, which have become industry standards.
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closed 2/4/2021 via Company Press Release

AcadiaSoft, acquired Quaternion Risk Management Limited

synopsis: AcadiaSoft Inc., the leading industry provider of risk and collateral management services for the derivatives community, announced it has acquired capital markets consulting and software company Quaternion. Quaternion is a leading provider of highly specialized and advanced risk analytics solutions for the financial services industry.
buyer: AcadiaSoft
AcadiaSoft, Inc. is the leading industry provider of risk management services for the derivatives community. Its industry-wide repository of margin and collateral data helps firms to mitigate financial risk and optimize resources across the entire trade life cycle. "
target: Quaternion Risk Management Limited
Quaternion Risk Management Limited headquartered in Ireland was founded in 2010 by three senior banking professionals with extensive capital markets experience. It is leading provider of highly specialized and advanced risk analytics solutions for the financial services industry.
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