Like The Bridge, Inc.

closed 4/19/2018 via Company Press Release

PR TIMES, acquired The Bridge, Inc.

synopsis: PR TIMES, Inc., a Japanese company that distributes press releases online, has acquired The Bridge, a blog in Japan that was created to help connect entrepreneurs and investors. The Bridge provides the latest news about technology, with a focus on domestic startups.
buyer: PR TIMES (TSE:3922:$15.73)
PR TIMES, Inc. is a Japanese company that distributes press releases online. The company distributes over 10,000 press releases a month and has over 11 million page visits a month. PR TIMES' mission is to provide press releases as soon as possible. "
target: The Bridge, Inc.
Founded in 2010, The Bridge is a blog in Japan that was created to help connect entrepreneurs and investors. The Bridge provides the latest news about technology, with a focus on domestic startups. Over 350,000 entrepreneurs and investors use The Bridge as their source of information every month.
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AMBCrypto, acquired CyclicMint

synopsis: AMBCrypto, a cryptocurrency news portal, has acquired a blockchain news website, CyclicMint. CyclicMint is a cryptocurrency news portal committed to track and publish the latest events, updates, incidents, and information from around the world. They are targeted towards traders and cryptocurrency enthusiasts. They are based in London, UK.
buyer: AMBCrypto
AMBCrypto is an independent cryptocurrency news publishing platform with a comprehensive ICO listing page, a dedicated real-time live cryptocurrency price ticker page and a blog section with a reach of over a million users worldwide. They are based in India. "
target: CyclicMint
CyclicMint is a cryptocurrency news portal committed to track and publish the latest events, updates, incidents, and information from around the world. They are targeted towards traders and cryptocurrency enthusiasts. They are based in London, UK.
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closed 4/16/2021 via PR Newswire

The Block, acquired The Block

synopsis: The Block, a leading news and research firm dedicated to digital assets, announced the completion of its management buyout, becoming a 100% employee-owned company with zero external interests.
buyer: The Block
The Block is the leading research, analysis and news brand in the digital asset space. Founded in 2018 and based in NYC, The Block's team is spread across 7 times zones, covering the global cryptocurrency and blockchain space 24/7. "
target: The Block
The Block is the leading research, analysis and news brand in the digital asset space. Founded in 2018 and based in NYC, The Block's team is spread across 7 times zones, covering the global cryptocurrency and blockchain space 24/7.
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closed 3/29/2021 via PR Newswire

Safello AB, acquired Bitcoin.se

synopsis: Safello, an online cryptocurrency brokerage in Sweden, has acquired Bitcoin.se, Sweden's leading educational portal on cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin.se offers information, news and discussion about cryptocurrency, blockchain and economics. Their website teaches readers everything they need to know about cryptocurrencies and how to start buying them.
buyer: Safello AB
Safello is an online cryptocurrency brokerage based in Sweden. Safello offers a secure way to buy and sell crypto, in seamless transactions at industry-leading speeds. Their website and mobile app allows users to safely buy and sell Bitcoin and Ethereum. "
target: Bitcoin.se
Bitcoin.se is Sweden's leading educational portal on cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin.se offers information, news and discussion about cryptocurrency, blockchain technology and economics. Their website teaches readers everything they need to know about cryptocurrencies and how to start buying them.
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closed 1/5/2021 via BusinessWire

Coindesk Ltd, acquired TradeBlock

synopsis: CoinDesk, the global leader in crypto and blockchain news, events, data and research, announced it has acquired TradeBlock, one of the longest standing providers of institutional trading tools, data, and indices for digital currencies.
buyer parent: Digital Currency Group
buyer: Coindesk Ltd
CoinDesk is the world leader in news and information on digital currencies such as bitcoin, and its underlying technology – the blockchain. CoinDesk covers news and analysis on the trends, price movements, technologies, companies and people in the bitcoin and digital currency world. "
target: TradeBlock
TradeBlock is one of the longest standing providers of institutional trading tools, data, and indices for digital currencies. TradeBlock calculates and publishes industry leading reference rates for digital currencies that are used to price countless OTC transactions, AUM, and derivatives.
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closed 11/6/2017 via PR Newswire

Investoo Group, acquired bitcoinmag.de

synopsis: Investoo Group acquired bitcoinmag.de. Based in Germany, Bitcoinmag.com is an online community and information portal run by Crypto investors for investors, has impressive substantial reach, and is a valuable source of trading. It offers information on purchases and prices and offers the opportunity to compare exchanges and platforms.
buyer: Investoo Group
Investoo Group is a heavily-funded company that has rapidly grown into one of the largest Forex and Resale investment lead generation companies. Through their online education platform, buzzing community and a continuous stream of innovative trading products; They turn retail trading on its head. "
target: bitcoinmag.de
Based in Germany, Bitcoinmag.de is an online community and information portal run by Crypto investors for investors, has impressive substantial reach, and is a valuable source of trading. It offers information on purchases and prices and offers the opportunity to compare exchanges and platforms.
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closed 6/19/2013 via Company Press Release

Nordnet Bank AB, acquired Shareville

synopsis: Netbank Nordnet buys the majority of the Swedish social networking site Share Ville, which offers members a platform for making investments, with fictional money and follow others' portfolios. Nordnet becomes the majority shareholder with a 70 percent stake.
buyer: Nordnet Bank AB
The Nordnet Group provides user-friendly and cost efficient services to private investors and companies within share trading, mutual fund investments and pension savings plans. The holding company, Nordnet AB (plc), is listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange. "
target: Shareville
Shareville AB operates a social network site for stock market investment. The site is directly connected to the Nasdaq OMX Stockholm and Morningstar.
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cancelled 5/14/2009 via BNC Analysis

Tiger Renewable Energy, Ltd., cancelled an acquisition of Financial Media Net, Inc.

synopsis: Financial Media Net, Inc., a developmental stage financial networking company, announced that it has entered into a letter of intent to be acquired by Tiger Renewable Energy LTD, a China-based ethanol producer.
buyer: Tiger Renewable Energy, Ltd.
Tiger Renewable Energy intends to become a significant ethanol manufacturer serving the needs of China's rapidly expanding personal and commercial transportation market segments. "
target: Financial Media Net, Inc.
Financial Media Net, Inc. (FMN) is a Developmental stage financial networking company dedicated to fulfilling the traditional and contemporary needs of the financial community. FMN is in the process of creating an online financial networking community that will be known as www.bullsnbears.com.
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closed 11/14/2018 via BNC Analysis

KingsCrowd, acquired Crowditz LLC

synopsis: KingsCrowd, a Boston-based leading independent, third-party crowdfunding research and rating service, has acquired leading equity crowdfunding data and analytics provider Crowditz. The team at Crowditz has built the first comprehensive software that collects and analyzes investment data from across the industry.
buyer: KingsCrowd
KingsCrowd is the leading independent, third-party independent, unbiased ratings service for the equity crowdfunding market. Through in-depth market research and company due diligence, it provides investors with the necessary information needed to make an informed investment decision in this space. "
target: Crowditz LLC
Crowditz is a platform which aggregates data from across the entire equity crowdfunding industry. It helps connect everyday investors with deals of interest and use data to help understand crowdfunding trends and ultimately help predict outcomes for crowdfunded start-ups.
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announced 7/26/2017 via BNC Analysis

Publicize, Inc., will acquire Techli

synopsis: Midwest innovation publication, Techli, has been acquired by PR firm Publicize. Techli is an online media publication that delivers innovation news and in-depth editorial on the technology, businesses and ideas that are changing the way people live, work, and play.
buyer: Publicize, Inc.
Publicize is a PR solution for entrepreneurs, by entrepreneurs. They are a startup aiming to disrupt the PR industry with a flexible, cost-effective model that scales for entrepreneurs. They provide the very best PR services, quickly, effectively, and efficiently on a month to month basis. "
target: Techli
Techli is an online media publication that aims to be the source for news on entrepreneurship & innovation in the Midwest. Techli delivers innovation news and in-depth editorial on the technology, businesses and ideas that are changing the way people live, work, and play.
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closed 11/28/2018 via BNC Analysis

Caliber Corporate Advisers, acquired The Financial Revolutionist

synopsis: Caliber Corporate Advsiers (Helix Edge Holdings), a company dedicated to delivering timely insights and marketing services, announces its acquisition of Financial Revolutionist Holdings Corp. The Financial Revolutionist ("The FR") is a NY-based media company covering the changes technology and innovation are bringing to financial services.
buyer: Caliber Corporate Advisers
Caliber Corporate Advisers is a strategic marketing advisory firm that helps companies tell their story and connect with key stakeholders. They provide best-in-class strategy and tactical execution of public relations and content marketing initiatives, as well as contacts’ database research. "
target: The Financial Revolutionist
Founded by Gregg M. Schoenberg and Robert Jaeger in 2015, The Financial Revolutionist ("The FR") is a New York-based media company covering the changes technology and innovation are bringing to financial services.
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closed 12/6/2019 via BNC Analysis

Binance, acquired DappReview

synopsis: Binance, a global cryptocurrency exchange that provides a platform for trading more than 100 cryptocurrencies, has announced that it has acquired DappReview, a blockchain data startup based in Beijing. DappReview also offers data-driven research and advertising services blockchain-based decentralized applications (Dapps).
buyer: Binance
Binance is a blockchain ecosystem comprised of Exchange, Labs, Launchpad, Info, Academy, Trust Wallet, and Blockchain Charity Foundation (BCF). Binance Exchange is one of the fastest and most popular cryptocurrency exchange platforms in the world. "
target: DappReview
DappReview is a blockchain data startup based in Beijing. DappReview also offers data-driven research and advertising services blockchain-based decentralized applications (Dapps).
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closed 1/13/2016 via BNC Analysis

Digital Currency Group, acquired Coindesk Ltd

synopsis: CoinDesk, one of the leading bitcoin news sites, has been acquired by Digital Currency Group. CoinDesk delivers news on the trends, events, technologies and people/companies making major moves in the digital currency sphere.
buyer: Digital Currency Group
Digital Currency Group builds, incubates and seeds bitcoin and blockchain technology-related companies. DCG owns and operates the industry's leading bitcoin brokerage firm, Genesis Trading, and the largest digital currency asset management firm, Grayscale Investments. "
target: Coindesk Ltd
CoinDesk is the world leader in news and information on digital currencies such as bitcoin, and its underlying technology – the blockchain. CoinDesk covers news and analysis on the trends, price movements, technologies, companies and people in the bitcoin and digital currency world.
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closed 8/13/2021 via PR Newswire

KingsCrowd, acquired Crowdwise, LLC

synopsis: KingsCrowd, the online private market's only data-driven ratings and analytics platform, has acquired Crowdwise, a leading provider of educational courses, tools, and resources for equity crowdfunding investors. The acquisition will add educational courses and content as well as new features and tools to KingsCrowd current product offerings.
buyer: KingsCrowd
KingsCrowd stands at the intersection between early-stage companies seeking growth capital and startup investors. By providing institutional-grade data and analysis that all stakeholders can trust, KingsCrowd enables anyone to "invest like a venture capitalist." "
target: Crowdwise, LLC
Crowdwise is a leading provider of educational courses, tools, and resources for equity crowdfunding investors. Crowdwise also offers VentureWallet, a portfolio management mobile application that tracks investments, analyzes startup holdings, keeps due diligence notes and deal memos, and much more.
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announced 7/30/2013 via BusinessWire

CrowdNetic, will acquire NowStreet Journal

synopsis: Crowdnetic, the leading provider of funding portal platform technology and market data solutions, announced that it has agreed to acquire NowStreet Journal, the preeminent educational platform for the burgeoning industry of crowdfinance.
buyer: CrowdNetic
Crowdnetic is a leading provider of funding portal platform technology and market data solutions to the private equity and crowdfunded securities industry. They operate the industry’s premier centralized hub for real-time market data aggregated from platforms across the globe. "
target: NowStreet Journal
NowStreet is a leading financial media and advisory company on the forefront of financial innovation. NowStreet is most known for its cutting-edge commentary and acclaimed financial events that introduce crowdfinancing mechanisms and neoteric asset classes to Wall Street.
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closed 10/25/2018 via GlobeNewswire

Bitbuy, acquired CBIX

synopsis: Bitbuy, Canada’s leading cryptocurrency trading platform, has announced the acquisition of CBIX, a leading Canadian bitcoin index that represents the most accurate cost of purchasing bitcoins through a Canadian exchange using Canadian dollars. Thus, CBIX represents a true indication of the price of bitcoin in Canadian dollars.
buyer parent: First Ledger Corp
buyer: Bitbuy
Bitbuy.ca is a Canadian owned and operated digital currency platform. Founded in 2013, the company’s mission is to provide convenient, dependable and secure access to Bitcoin and other digital currencies. "
target: CBIX
CBIX is a leading Canadian bitcoin index that represents the most accurate cost of purchasing bitcoins through a Canadian exchange using Canadian dollars. Thus, CBIX represents a true indication of the price of bitcoin in Canadian dollars.
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closed 10/8/2013 via PR Web

FA today, acquired LinkedFA

synopsis: FA today, Inc. has acquired linkedFA. The linkedFA social media website features best of breed social networking tools that maximize financial advisors’ communication and engagement with their investors while assisting financial advisors in meeting FINRA compliance requirements.
buyer: FA today
FA today is a social network that unifies Independent Financial Advisors ("IFAs") within a private, exclusive community. FA today’s community-based environment empowers IFAs with economies of scale giving them access to premium content, learning resources and tools. "
target: LinkedFA
The linkedFA social media website features best of breed social networking tools that maximize financial advisors’ communication and engagement with their investors while assisting financial advisors in meeting FINRA compliance requirements.
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closed 8/26/2020 via Company Press Release

Metal Pay, acquired Bloks.io

synopsis: Metal Pay has acquired Bloks.io, a multifunctional block explorer for the EOSIO blockchain. Bloks.io was launched as a block explorer for the EOS blockchain, but soon grew into a multi-purpose EOSIO platform with support for other networks like Telos, Wax, and even Proton, the native blockchain for Metal Pay.
buyer: Metal Pay
Metal Pay is the only app that rewards customers when they send money to friends. Each time someone sends or receive money, they can receive a reward of up to 5% of the transaction value in MTL. "
target: Bloks.io
Bloks.io is a multifunctional block explorer for the EOSIO blockchain. Bloks.io was launched as a block explorer for the EOS blockchain, but soon grew into a multi-purpose EOSIO platform with support for other networks like Telos, Wax, and even Proton, the native blockchain for Metal Pay.
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closed 8/10/2018 via Company Press Release

Tradimo Interactive ApS, acquired Trading Story

synopsis: Tradimo Interactive, the financial education and technology company, has acquired Trading Story, a popular podcast and educational website. Trading Story offers over 100 podcast episodes that provide valuable lessons from the world's best traders.
buyer: Tradimo Interactive ApS
Tradimo is a financial education technology company that aims to bring accessible, affordable, engaging, and highly effective financial education to the world. Tradimo offers courses, video courses, and mobile games that help beginners and professionals learn more about investing and trading. "
target: Trading Story
Trading Story is a popular podcast and website that aims to provide practical and inspiring trading interviews and tips to new traders. Trading Story offers over 100 podcast episodes that provide valuable lessons from the world's best traders.
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closed 5/28/2020 via BNC Analysis

Postera Capital GmbH, acquired Augmento

synopsis: Postera Capital, a German pioneer in crypto-specific investment products and strategies, has acquired Augmento, a Berlin-based sentiment analytics company. With the acquisition, Postera Capital strengthens its position as a pioneer in crypto consulting as well as its investment vehicle Postera Fund – Crypto I, the first EU-regulated crypto fund.
buyer: Postera Capital GmbH
Postera Capital is a professional advisory firm based in Düsseldorf, Germany, that focuses on investment opportunities in blockchain and crypto assets. Their investment services support professional investors to gain access to the new and dynamic asset class of crypto assets. "
target: Augmento
Berlin-based Augmento provides predictive sentiment data for Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies quantified from online crypto communication data. The company's data helps leading institutions to gain alpha and reduce risk in cryptocurrency markets.
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closed 4/19/2018 via Company Press Release

PR TIMES, acquired The Bridge, Inc.

synopsis: PR TIMES, Inc., a Japanese company that distributes press releases online, has acquired The Bridge, a blog in Japan that was created to help connect entrepreneurs and investors. The Bridge provides the latest news about technology, with a focus on domestic startups.
buyer: PR TIMES (TSE:3922:$15.73)
PR TIMES, Inc. is a Japanese company that distributes press releases online. The company distributes over 10,000 press releases a month and has over 11 million page visits a month. PR TIMES' mission is to provide press releases as soon as possible. "
target: The Bridge, Inc.
Founded in 2010, The Bridge is a blog in Japan that was created to help connect entrepreneurs and investors. The Bridge provides the latest news about technology, with a focus on domestic startups. Over 350,000 entrepreneurs and investors use The Bridge as their source of information every month.
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closed 4/19/2018 via Company Press Release

PR TIMES, acquired The Bridge, Inc.

synopsis: PR TIMES, Inc., a Japanese company that distributes press releases online, has acquired The Bridge, a blog in Japan that was created to help connect entrepreneurs and investors. The Bridge provides the latest news about technology, with a focus on domestic startups.
buyer: PR TIMES (TSE:3922:$15.73)
PR TIMES, Inc. is a Japanese company that distributes press releases online. The company distributes over 10,000 press releases a month and has over 11 million page visits a month. PR TIMES' mission is to provide press releases as soon as possible. "
target: The Bridge, Inc.
Founded in 2010, The Bridge is a blog in Japan that was created to help connect entrepreneurs and investors. The Bridge provides the latest news about technology, with a focus on domestic startups. Over 350,000 entrepreneurs and investors use The Bridge as their source of information every month.
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closed 4/16/2018 via GlobeNewswire

West Corporation, purchased Public Relations Solutions & Digital Media Services from Nasdaq, Inc.

synopsis: West Corporation has acquired the Public Relations Solutions and Digital Media Services from Nasdaq. The solutions and services consist of a portfolio of communication tools, media intelligence and multimedia services. The products and services include GlobeNewswire, webhosting, webcasting, media intelligence and an influencers database.
buyer parent: Apollo Global Management
buyer: West Corporation (WSTC:$2,285.72)
West Corporation is a global leader in technology-enabled communication services that connect people and businesses around the world, helping its clients more effectively communicate, collaborate and connect with their audiences through a diverse portfolio of innovative solutions. "
seller: Nasdaq, Inc. (NasdaqGS:NDAQ:$5,926.00)
The Public Relations Solutions and Digital Media Services is a comprehensive portfolio of communication tools, media intelligence and multimedia services for organizations. Nasdaq is a global provider of trading, clearing, exchange technology, listing, information and public company services.
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closed 6/17/2016 via PR Newswire

Cision AB, acquired PR Newswire Association Inc.

synopsis: Cision has finalized the acquisition of PR Newswire. PR Newswire is the premier global provider of multimedia platforms that enable marketers, corporate communicators, sustainability officers, public affairs and investor relations officers to leverage content to engage with all their key audiences.
buyer parent: GTCR, LLC
buyer: Cision AB (:$739.91)
Cision is a leading global media intelligence company, serving the complete workflow of today's communications, social media and content marketing professionals. "
target parent: United Business Media Limited
target: PR Newswire Association Inc.
PR Newswire is the premier global provider of multimedia platforms that enable marketers, corporate communicators, sustainability officers, public affairs and investor relations officers to leverage content to engage with all their key audiences.
price ($mm)
$841
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closed 6/14/2010 via Company Press Release

United Business Media Limited, acquired PR Newswire do Brasil

synopsis: United Business Media Limited announces that it has acquired the remaining 62.03% interest in PR Newswire Brazil for an initial cash consideration of $1.2 million with a further performance-related consideration of $0.2m, payable over the next two years.
buyer: United Business Media Limited (LSE:UBM:$1,333.50)
UBM focuses on two principal activities: worldwide information distribution, targeting and monitoring; and, the development and monetization of B2B communities and markets. "
target: PR Newswire do Brasil
Founded in 1998, PR Newswire Brazil provides Brazilian corporations and public relations agencies with a wide range of targeting, distribution and monitoring services to help them communicate and engage with global audiences.
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closed 8/7/2006 via PR Newswire

Vocus, Inc., acquired PRWeb

synopsis: Vocus, Inc., a leading provider of on-demand software for corporate communications and public relations, has acquired privately-held PRWeb, the pioneer in online visibility and search engine optimized press release distribution. The total consideration was approximately $28 million consisting of $20.8 million in cash and 494,543 shares of Vocus.
buyer: Vocus, Inc.
Vocus is a leading provider of on-demand software for corporate communications and public relations. Our web-based software suite helps organizations of all sizes manage local and global relationships and communications with journalists, analysts, public officials and other key audiences. "
target: PRWeb
PRWeb, the Online Visibility Company™, is recognized as the Internet's leading online news and press release distribution service worldwide. Since 1997, PRWeb has been changing the way businesses, marketing departments and public relations firms think about press releases.
price ($mm)
$28
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$5
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closed 9/1/2006 via

Nasdaq Stock Market Inc., acquired PrimeZone Media Network

synopsis: Nasdaq Stock Market Inc. said on Monday it agreed to buy PrimeZone Media Network, a privately held publisher of corporate press releases. Nasdaq, the No. 2 U.S. stock exchange, said it plans to integrate PrimeZone's information distribution, investor relations and multimedia services into the product range offered by its corporate client group.
buyer parent: NASD
buyer: Nasdaq Stock Market Inc. (NasdaqGS:NDAQ:$5,926.00)
The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. is the world's largest exchange company. It delivers trading, exchange technology and public company services across six continents, and with over 3,900 companies, it is number one in worldwide listings among major markets. "
target: PrimeZone Media Network
PrimeZone Media Network is a press release newswire and multimedia service with one of the world's most extensive distribution networks.
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closed 4/3/2006 via Company Press Release

Market Wire merged with CCNMatthews,

synopsis: Market Wire, a full-service distributor of company press releases and material news, announced that it has joined forces with CCNMatthews, one of Canada's leading newswires, to form the newswire industry's best North American news distribution service.
buyer parent: Pims Holdings Limited
buyer: CCNMatthews
Marketwire is a leading newswire service offering press release distribution, media contact management, multimedia, media monitoring services and other workflow solutions for public relations, investor relations, journalists and other communications professionals. "
target: Market Wire
Market Wire, a CCNMatthews Company, is the third-largest newswire in the U.S. A full-service distributor of company press releases and financial news announcements, Market Wire provides real-time news feeds to thousands of leading websites, newswires, and databases.
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closed 2/25/2016 via Company Press Release

Nasdaq, Inc., acquired MarketWired

synopsis: Nasdaq, Inc. announced the completion of its acquisition of Marketwired, a leading global provider of news distribution services and analytics for communications professionals. Marketwired services over 8,500 clients, including Forbes 2000 companies, private corporations and public relations agencies.
buyer: Nasdaq, Inc. (NasdaqGS:NDAQ:$5,926.00)
Nasdaq is a leading provider of trading, exchange technology, information and public company services. Nasdaq enables customers to plan, optimize and execute their business vision with confidence, using proven technologies that provide transparency and insight for navigating global capital markets. "
target parent: OMERS Private Equity
target: MarketWired
Marketwired is a communications leader and partner of choice for marketing, public relations and investor relations professionals worldwide seeking premier news distribution and social communication solutions.
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closed 11/1/2012 via BNC Analysis

PR Newswire Association Inc., acquired CNW Group Ltd.

synopsis: UBM plc announced that PR Newswire has acquired the outstanding 50% share in its Canada Newswire business from the Press Association for cash consideration of £30.1m. Established in 1960, CNW Group is the leading newswire provider in Canada, distributing approximately 90,000 wire releases per year.
buyer parent: United Business Media Limited
buyer: PR Newswire Association Inc.
PR Newswire is the premier global provider of multimedia platforms that enable marketers, corporate communicators, sustainability officers, public affairs and investor relations officers to leverage content to engage with all their key audiences. "
target parent: Press Association
target: CNW Group Ltd.
CNW’s mission is connecting organizations to relevant news and information consumers. CNW Group is Canada's leading newswire provider, offering bilingual service and expansive networks that reach key media and market points locally, nationally and globally.
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closed 10/15/2009 via Company Press Release

Thomson Reuters, acquired Hugin Group BV

synopsis: Thomson Reuters announced that it has completed the acquisition of Hugin Group BV from NYSE Euronext. Hugin is the leading pan-European provider of regulatory and news distribution services. The acquisition reinforces Thomson Reuters commitment to serving the broad needs of investor relations and corporate communications professionals.
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: NYSE Euronext
target: Hugin Group BV
Hugin Group is the favored partner of Investor Relations and Public Relations Officers, offering a full range of services including: financial, regulatory and media news distribution, online services, broadcast services and client services.
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closed 12/19/2006 via

Euronext N.V., acquired Hugin Group BV

synopsis: Pan-European exchange Euronext has signed an agreement to acquire Hugin, a corporate news distribution service, for EUR20.5 million.
buyer parent: New York Stock Exchange, Inc.
buyer: Euronext N.V. (ENXTPA:ENX:$1,091.15)
Euronext N.V. is the world's first cross border exchange business. It provides services for cash markets in Belgium, France, the Netherlands, and Portugal, and for derivatives in the UK. Euronext's services range from public offerings to trading facilities for cash instruments and derivatives. "
target: Hugin Group BV
Hugin Group is the favored partner of Investor Relations and Public Relations Officers, offering a full range of services including: financial, regulatory and media news distribution, online services, broadcast services and client services.
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announced 1/9/2008 via Market Wire

Market Wire, will acquire International Media Services Companies, LLC

synopsis: Marketwire, a full-service newswire and communications workflow solutions provider, announced an agreement to acquire International Media Services Companies whose offerings include newswire, translation, financial news aggregation, media management, and clipping and monitoring solutions serving emerging markets including Asia and Latin America.
buyer parent: Pims Holdings Limited
buyer: Market Wire
Market Wire, a CCNMatthews Company, is the third-largest newswire in the U.S. A full-service distributor of company press releases and financial news announcements, Market Wire provides real-time news feeds to thousands of leading websites, newswires, and databases. "
target: International Media Services Companies, LLC
I.M.S. Companies, L.L.C provides media, news, information, research, and translation services. It offers press release distribution services on Web sites, databases, news agency wires, financial news services, and email and RSS feeds, along with audio/video new release services.
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Ticker: TSE:4436
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Minkabu The Infonoid
Minkabu The Infonoid
Minkabu The Infonoid is a Japanese media company. Minkabu provides financial information to individuals and corporations through their websites. The company operates websites that focus on investing, FOREX, virtual currency, insurance, commodities, and more.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$14.21
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
$0.71
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: TSE:3922
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
PR TIMES
PR TIMES, Inc. is a Japanese company that distributes press releases online. The company distributes over 10,000 press releases a month and has over 11 million page visits a month. PR TIMES' mission is to provide press releases as soon as possible.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$15.73
EBITDA ($mm)
$4.01
EBIT ($mm)
$3.45
Net Income ($mm)
$2.21
Employees
45
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