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closed 12/19/2018 via BusinessWire

Blockchain Innovations Corp., acquired The Games Company

synopsis: BlockChain Innovations Corp., an international blockchain technology supplier serving the regulated gaming industry, has acquired The Games Company (TGC), an independent casino games development house with a mission to deliver high quality gaming content. TGC is a UK company creating HTML5 casino games for desktop and mobile.
buyer: Blockchain Innovations Corp.
Blockchain Innovations Corp. (BCI) designs and develops market ready blockchain technology for public and private real-money wagering and peer-to-peer gaming companies across the globe. BCI offers a fully functional crypto-currency wallet for PebbleCoin, a gambling-by-design cryptocurrency. "
target: The Games Company
The Games Company is an independent casino games development house with a mission to deliver high quality gaming content. TGC is a UK company with a development team based in Portugal, creating HTML5 casino games for desktop and mobile.
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announced 8/9/2021 via GlobeNewswire

DraftKings, will acquire Golden Nugget Online Gaming

synopsis: DraftKings is to acquire Golden Nugget Online Gaming, an online gaming, or iGaming, and digital sports entertainment company focused on providing its customers with the most enjoyable, realistic and exciting online gaming experience in the market.
buyer: DraftKings (DKNG:$1,064.94)
DraftKings, Inc. is the largest, US-based online gaming destination where players engage in daily fantasy sports competitions across fantasy football, baseball, golf, basketball, hockey, and college football and basketball. "
target parent: Fertitta Entertainment, Inc.
target: Golden Nugget Online Gaming (GNOG:$100.53)
GNOG is an online gaming, or iGaming, and digital sports entertainment company focused on providing its customers with the most enjoyable, realistic and exciting online gaming experience in the market.
price ($mm)[EV]
$1,517 [$1,496]
rev ($mm)
$101
EBITDA ($mm)
$17
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19.5x
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115.0x
announced 6/24/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Askott Entertainment Inc. will be merged with FansUnite Media, Inc,

synopsis: Victory Square Technologies Inc. portfolio company FansUnite Entertainment will acquire all of the outstanding securities of Askott Entertainment Inc. by way of a three-cornered amalgamation. Askott is a Vancouver and Malta based software development company that has produced a one of a kind complete iGaming platform, Chameleon Gaming Platform.
buyer parent: Victory Square Technologies
buyer: FansUnite Media, Inc (CNSX:FANS:$0.00)
FansUnite is a sports and entertainment company, focusing on technology related to regulated and lawful online gaming and other related products. The principal business is operating the FansUnite Sportsbook and the website of McBookie Limited, offering online gaming services to the UK market. "
target: Askott Entertainment Inc.
Askott is a Vancouver and Malta based software development company that has produced a one of a kind complete iGaming platform, Chameleon Gaming Platform, with an Esports first focus geared for the next generation of online bettors and casino players.
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$22
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closed 3/12/2020 via BNC Analysis

Gauselmann AG, acquired Bede Gaming

synopsis: The Gauselmann Group has acquired a significant majority stake in Bede Gaming, the leading online gaming platform headquartered in Newcastle upon Tyne. Bede develops and markets online gaming platforms for operators of casino, sports betting and lottery offerings.
buyer: Gauselmann AG
Gauselmann is a German gaming and gambling company founded by Paul Gauselmann. Gauselmann AG, through its subsidiaries, manufactures, supplies, sells, and operates amusement machines, amusement with prize machines for customers in Germany and internationally. "
target: Bede Gaming
Bede Gaming is the leading online gaming platform headquartered in Newcastle upon Tyne. Bede develops and markets online gaming platforms for operators of casino, sports betting and lottery offerings.
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closed 2/26/2020 via BNC Analysis

Epic Media Sweden AB, acquired QTech Games

synopsis: QTech Games, Asia’s number-one games distributor, has announced a major merger with leading games reseller, Epic Media, in order to bolster its platform’s position at the forefront of the industry for taking the best online games to market across emerging territories.
buyer: Epic Media Sweden AB
Epic Media is a leading games reseller, based in Sweden. Epic Media is headed up by Staffan Lindgren and Ulf Norder, both of whom have extensive experience in the gambling industry. Norder was previously director of development at Yggdrasil and Evolution Gaming. "
target: QTech Games
QTech Games is the fastest growing game distributor in Asia. Its mission is to find the best online (Random Number Generator) games in the world and distribute them to operators in Asia and other global growth territories.
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announced 7/29/2016 via Company Press Release

Stride Gaming, will acquire 8Ball Games Limited

synopsis: Stride Gaming, the multi-branded online gaming operator, announced that it has conditionally agreed to acquire the entire issued share capital of 8Ball Games Limited. 8Ball Games is an online bingo operator with a 2% market share of the UK online bingo market. It has over 60,000 active players and 74 sites, including Booty Bingo and WeWantBingo.
buyer: Stride Gaming (AIM:STR:$50.11)
Stride Gaming is an online gaming operator in both the Bingo-led and social gaming market, using its proprietary and purchased software to provide online bingo and related gaming and social activities to players. Stride Gaming only operates in regulated markets. "
target: 8Ball Games Limited
8Ball Games is an online bingo operator with a 2% market share of the UK online bingo market. It has over 60,000 active players and 74 sites, including Booty Bingo and WeWantBingo. 8Ball operates a multi-platform multi brand strategy, acquiring the lower end of the market.
price ($mm)
$16
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$13
EBITDA ($mm)
$3
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3.1x
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15.0x
closed 7/25/2016 via BNC Analysis

IBID Group, acquired Pragmatic Play

synopsis: Internet-focused investment firm IBID Group has completed the acquisition of Pragmatic Play. Pragmatic Play is one of the fastest growing providers of mobile and desktop digital casino games for the online gaming industry. It contains unique in-house content of over 150 proven slot games for mobile and desktop.
buyer: IBID Group
IBID, the internet business investment development company, is an umbrella organisation investing in and buying companies across a number of different sectors, predominately internet-based companies with long term growth potential. "
target: Pragmatic Play
Pragmatic Play is one of the fastest growing providers of mobile and desktop digital casino games for the online gaming industry. Containing unique in-house content of over 150 proven slot games for mobile and desktop, the Pragmatic Play games library is defined by its mantra of innovation.
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closed 7/1/2016 via GlobeNewswire

Newogioco Group, acquired Odissea

synopsis: Newgioco Group completed the acquisition of Odissea Betriebsinformatik Beratung Gmbh a gaming software development company which owns and operates a proprietary betting platform and product development house.
buyer: Newogioco Group
Newgioco Group, Inc., together with its wholly owned subsidiaries, is a fully integrated licensed online and land-based gaming operator. The company conducts its business primarily through our internet-based gambling and sports betting platform under the registered brand Newgioco. "
target: Odissea
Odissea is a gaming software development company which owns and operates a proprietary betting platform and product development house which currently processes approximately $400 million in betting turnover on an annual basis.
price ($mm)
$1.45
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closed 11/13/2013 via BNC Analysis

Novomatic AG, acquired Betware Ltd.

synopsis: Novomatic AG, through its subsidiary Novo Lottery Solutions GmbH, has acquired a majority shareholding in Betware Holding hf., the Icelandic gaming pioneer and the leader in online gaming solutions for the lottery market.
buyer: Novomatic AG
Novomatic AG was established in 1980 and is the holding and core company of the Novomatic Group of Companies, which covers the full range of business lines within the gaming and amusement industry. "
target parent: NSA Ventures
target: Betware Ltd.
Betware Ltd. develops interactive gaming solutions. It offers lottery, mobile lottery, instant, sports, bingo, skill and casual, casino, and poker games.
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closed 10/31/2013 via Company Press Release

NetPlay TV plc, acquired Vernons Games Limited

synopsis: NetPlayTV, the interactive gaming group, is pleased to announce that it has purchased Vernons.com, the e-gaming division of Sportech plc, from Sportech (Alderney) Limited. Vernons Games Limited operates an online casino, bingo, poker and sports book.
buyer: NetPlay TV plc (AIM:NPT:$42.84)
NetPlayTV is the UK's largest interactive TV gaming company. They use their extensive knowledge of creating profitable games with their proven ability to create great TV show formats. They develop highly successful brands that people can play on TV, online and on their mobile. "
target parent: Sportech
target: Vernons Games Limited
Vernons Games Limited operates an online casino, bingo, poker and sports book. They also provide The Football Pools, to more than half a million customers each week, along with a variety of other innovative e-Gaming and betting services.
price ($mm)
$4.82
rev ($mm)
$8
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0.6x
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closed 2/6/2013 via PR Newswire

SHFL entertainment, acquired Protec Games

synopsis: SHFL entertainment, Inc. has acquired ProTec Games, Inc., a computer-based content provider for casino slot games, table games, and online video games. Located in Qingdao, China, ProTec will continue to develop graphical assets and perform software development and testing for SHFL's slot machines and other electronic products.
buyer: SHFL entertainment (SHFL:$259.05)
SHFL entertainment is a leading global gaming supplier committed to making gaming more fun for players and more profitable for operators through product innovation, and superior quality and service. "
target: Protec Games
ProTec Games, Inc. is a professional developer of multimedia and software assets for various types of games including slot game, table game, and online video game. Protec Games also provides premium services of artwork creation, software development and game math analysis.
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$0.34
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announced 8/4/2021 via gamesindustry.biz

Netmarble, will acquire SpinX Games

synopsis: Netmarble, a South Korean mobile game developer, will acquire SpinX Games, a mobile casino game developer in Hong Kong. SpinX Games creates top-quality social casino games that captivate millions of slot lovers from all over the world. Their titles include Cash frenzy, Lotsa Slots, Jackpot World, Vegas Friends and more.
buyer: Netmarble (KOSE:A251270:$2,203.86)
Netmarble Games Corp. strives to entertain audiences of all ages, and around the world, by providing great mobile gaming experiences. Established in Korea in 2000, Netmarble is the fastest-growing mobile game company in Asia and consistently ranks as a top mobile developer and publisher worldwide. "
target: SpinX Games
SpinX Games is a mobile casino game developer in Hong Kong. SpinX Games creates top-quality social casino games that captivate millions of slot lovers from all over the world. Their titles include Cash frenzy, Lotsa Slots, Jackpot World, Vegas Friends and more.
price ($mm)
$2,190
rev ($mm)
$432
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
5.1x
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closed 7/31/2019 via Company Press Release

Spiffbet AB, acquired STHLMGAMING

synopsis: Spiffbet, a Swedish developer of online games for casino and betting, has acquired STHLMGAMING is a Swedish game company that develops online casino slots. STHLMGAMING develops casino games for PC and mobile devices. Their slots are designed to be simple and easy to understand, and offer potentially high payouts.
buyer: Spiffbet AB (OM:SPIFF:$0.00)
Spiffbet is a Swedish developer of online games for casino and betting. Spiffbet produces highly customisable casino games that can be tailored to operator needs. They offer traditional casino games under their Spiffbet Casino brand and hybrid Take5 Type games under their Spiffbet Sports brand. "
target: STHLMGAMING
STHLMGAMING is a Swedish game company that develops online casino slots. STHLMGAMING develops casino games for PC and mobile devices. Their slots are designed to be simple and easy to understand, and offer potentially high payouts. Their games include The Golden Chase, Sunset, Boost It, and more.
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closed 6/18/2018 via BNC Analysis

Penn National Gaming, Inc., acquired Absolute Games

synopsis: Penn National Gaming has completed the acquisition Las Vegas-based social bingo games developer Absolute Games. Absolute will be integrated into the Penn Interactive Ventures division. Penn Interactive Ventures operates the company’s various social casino products such as Hollywoodcasino.com and Viva Slots Vegas.
buyer: Penn National Gaming, Inc. (PENN:$4,977.80)
Penn National Gaming owns, operates or has ownership interests in gaming and racing facilities and video gaming terminal operations with a focus on slot machine entertainment. The Company operates twenty-nine facilities in seventeen jurisdictions. "
target: Absolute Games
Absolute Games is a Las Vegas-based social bingo games developer. Their games include a Keno game and a top rated version of a classic casino-style game. Both are available in app stores.
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closed 11/29/2017 via BNC Analysis

ME2ON Co., Ltd., acquired Lucky Zen Limited

synopsis: ME2ON Co., Ltd., a leading online social casino game developer and operator in Asia, has acquired a 50.1% stake in Lucky Zen Limited, a game development and publishing company in Hong Kong. Lucky Zen develops social casino games for mobile devices. Their games include Classic Vegas Slot, DoubleHit Casino, and a lineup of 21 solitaire games.
buyer: ME2ON Co., Ltd. (KOSDAQ:A201490:$18.75)
ME2ON is a leading online social casino game developer and operator in Asia. They offer an integrated online social poker game platform, Fulpot Poker, and an integrated mobile social casino game platform, Full House Casino. "
target: Lucky Zen Limited
Lucky Zen Limited is a game development and publishing company in Hong Kong. The company develops social casino games for mobile devices. Their games include Classic Vegas Slot and DoubleHit Casino. They also have a lineup of 21 solitaire games.
price ($mm)
$49*
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closed 7/12/2017 via PR Newswire

Scientific Games Corporation, acquired Red7Mobile Ltd.

synopsis: Scientific Games, a leading developer of technology-based products and services and associated content for worldwide gaming, lottery and interactive markets, has acquired Red7Mobile, a game studio that designs and develops high quality, innovative games and apps for the gambling industry.
buyer: Scientific Games Corporation (SGMS:$2,728.00)
Scientific Games Corporation is a leading developer of technology-based products and services and associated content for worldwide gaming, lottery and interactive markets. The Company's portfolio includes gaming machines, game content and systems; table games products and utilities; and more. "
target: Red7Mobile Ltd.
Red7Mobile designs and develops high quality, innovative games and apps for the gambling industry. Their portfolio includes slot games, instant win/scratch cards, and table games. In addition to game content, Red7Mobile also offers a range of sports betting solutions.
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closed 4/26/2017 via Company Press Release

GamePoint B.V., acquired Luck Genome

synopsis: GamePoint, a worldwide leader in real-time multiplayer social gaming, has acquired the Israeli company Luck Genome. Luck Genome create games for various platforms and networks. Their Slots Craze brand provides a platform for more than sixty social casino games and is considered one of the world's leading players in its field.
buyer: GamePoint B.V.
GamePoint B.V. is a worldwide leader in real-time multiplayer gaming, well known for GamePoint Bingo and GamePoint RoyalDice. They aim to entertain a worldwide audience with their real time multiplayer social games. They provide social features in their games and have extensive community support. "
target: Luck Genome
Luck Genome is a game development company. Luck Genome has developed the Slots Craze brand, which provides a platform for more than sixty social casino games and is considered one of the world's leading players in its field. They create and produce top-level casual, mobile and social titles.
price ($mm)
$13
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closed 8/3/2016 via BusinessWire

Penn National Gaming, Inc., acquired Rocket Games

synopsis: Penn National Gaming, Inc. announced that it acquired Rocket Games, Inc., a leading developer of social casino games. Rocket Games was recognized by industry experts Eilers & Krejcik Gaming as the fastest growing social casino company in 2015.
buyer: Penn National Gaming, Inc. (PENN:$4,977.80)
Penn National Gaming owns, operates or has ownership interests in gaming and racing facilities and video gaming terminal operations with a focus on slot machine entertainment. The Company operates twenty-seven facilities in seventeen jurisdictions. "
target: Rocket Games
Developing for online, social and mobile markets, Rocket Games is a social casino game developer operating primarily in the North American market. The company, founded in 2013, is based out of San Francisco and operates a portfolio of over 50 slots titles.
price ($mm)
$60
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closed 5/20/2015 via BNC Analysis

NYX Gaming Group Ltd., acquired Game360

synopsis: Developer of gaming content NYX Gaming Group Ltd. announced that the purchase of Game360 Ltd. had been completed. Game360 is known to develop and distribute native and HTML5 mobile solutions as well as sports betting software to a number of gambling operators that provide their services on the Italian regulated market.
buyer: NYX Gaming Group Ltd. (TSXV:NYX:$184.82)
NYX Gaming proudly serves premium gaming content and fast, flexible gaming systems in true partnership with well over 100 customer partners using a combination of lottery, bingo and casino platforms and library of 300+ games. "
target: Game360
Game360 is an online and mobile software supplier offering a complete set of cross media and value added solutions to the gaming, casino and gambling industry's national and multinational leading operators.
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closed 3/30/2015 via Market Wire

GSN Games, acquired Idle Gaming

synopsis: GSN Games, a leading provider of social casino games and cash tournaments, has acquired social casino game developer Idle Gaming, whose titles include Fresh Deck Poker, Slots of Fun and Video Poker Tour. The acquisition adds both high-quality talent and mobile platform technologies that support GSN Games' long-term strategic growth.
buyer parent: Sony Corporation
buyer: GSN Games
GSN Games delivers social casino games and cash tournaments designed to fuel every player's inner winner. Founded in 1999, the company has evolved into one of the world's top game publishers and creators with game content on mobile, social and the Web. "
target: Idle Gaming
Idle Gaming is the premium brand in social casino gaming. With their team of veteran iGaming professionals, seasoned Social/Mobile experts, rockstar developers & the highest art quality standards, Idle Gaming creates the world's most entertaining & authentic social casino games.
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closed 12/19/2018 via BusinessWire

Blockchain Innovations Corp., acquired The Games Company

synopsis: BlockChain Innovations Corp., an international blockchain technology supplier serving the regulated gaming industry, has acquired The Games Company (TGC), an independent casino games development house with a mission to deliver high quality gaming content. TGC is a UK company creating HTML5 casino games for desktop and mobile.
buyer: Blockchain Innovations Corp.
Blockchain Innovations Corp. (BCI) designs and develops market ready blockchain technology for public and private real-money wagering and peer-to-peer gaming companies across the globe. BCI offers a fully functional crypto-currency wallet for PebbleCoin, a gambling-by-design cryptocurrency. "
target: The Games Company
The Games Company is an independent casino games development house with a mission to deliver high quality gaming content. TGC is a UK company with a development team based in Portugal, creating HTML5 casino games for desktop and mobile.
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announced 4/8/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Graph Blockchain Inc., will acquire Blockchain Innovations Corp.

synopsis: Graph Blockchain Inc. has entered into a binding letter of intent to acquire Blockchain Innovations Corp. and its wholly-owned subsidiary The Games Company Ltd. Blockchain Innovations Corp. (BCI) designs and develops market ready blockchain technology for public and private real-money wagering and peer-to-peer gaming companies across the globe.
buyer: Graph Blockchain Inc. (CNSX:GBLC:$0.34)
Graph Blockchain is a private blockchain solutions company. The company’s enterprise platforms provide solutions for data management, business intelligence and data analytics, by delivering unparalleled processing speed and uncompromising performance quality for corporations and government agencies."
target: Blockchain Innovations Corp.
Blockchain Innovations Corp. (BCI) designs and develops market ready blockchain technology for public and private real-money wagering and peer-to-peer gaming companies across the globe. The Games Company is an online casino game studio with a suite of 18 games and 10 integrations.
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$2.25
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closed 12/19/2018 via BusinessWire

Blockchain Innovations Corp., acquired The Games Company

synopsis: BlockChain Innovations Corp., an international blockchain technology supplier serving the regulated gaming industry, has acquired The Games Company (TGC), an independent casino games development house with a mission to deliver high quality gaming content. TGC is a UK company creating HTML5 casino games for desktop and mobile.
buyer: Blockchain Innovations Corp.
Blockchain Innovations Corp. (BCI) designs and develops market ready blockchain technology for public and private real-money wagering and peer-to-peer gaming companies across the globe. BCI offers a fully functional crypto-currency wallet for PebbleCoin, a gambling-by-design cryptocurrency. "
target: The Games Company
The Games Company is an independent casino games development house with a mission to deliver high quality gaming content. TGC is a UK company with a development team based in Portugal, creating HTML5 casino games for desktop and mobile.
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announced 4/8/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Graph Blockchain Inc., will acquire Blockchain Innovations Corp.

synopsis: Graph Blockchain Inc. has entered into a binding letter of intent to acquire Blockchain Innovations Corp. and its wholly-owned subsidiary The Games Company Ltd. Blockchain Innovations Corp. (BCI) designs and develops market ready blockchain technology for public and private real-money wagering and peer-to-peer gaming companies across the globe.
buyer: Graph Blockchain Inc. (CNSX:GBLC:$0.34)
Graph Blockchain is a private blockchain solutions company. The company’s enterprise platforms provide solutions for data management, business intelligence and data analytics, by delivering unparalleled processing speed and uncompromising performance quality for corporations and government agencies."
target: Blockchain Innovations Corp.
Blockchain Innovations Corp. (BCI) designs and develops market ready blockchain technology for public and private real-money wagering and peer-to-peer gaming companies across the globe. The Games Company is an online casino game studio with a suite of 18 games and 10 integrations.
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$2.25
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closed 1/1/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Better Collective A/S, acquired Mindway AI

synopsis: Better Collective, a global sports betting media group, has acquired a 90% stake in Mindway AI, a Danish software company that creates solutions for identifying at-risk and problem gambling. Mindway AI combines neuroscience and AI to provide state-of-the-art early detection and intervention solutions for safer and sustainable gambling.
buyer: Better Collective A/S (OM:BETCO:$109.56)
Denmark-based Better Collective is a developer of digital platforms for betting tips, bookmaker information and iGaming communities. Better Collective’s portfolio includes more than 2,000+ websites and products, including bettingexpert.com, the trusted home of tips from expert tipsters. "
target: Mindway AI
Mindway AI is a Danish software company that creates solutions for identifying at-risk and problem gambling. Mindway AI combines neuroscience and AI to provide early detection and intervention solutions for safer gambling. Their solutions provide a fully automated 360° view of every customer.
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$2.80*
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announced 6/13/2019 via BNC Analysis

JPJ Group plc, will acquire Gamesys Limited

synopsis: London-listed JPJ Group Plc will acquire operating partner Gamesys Limited outright, a UK-based online gambling software developer and operator. Gamesys operates several of the UK and Europe’s leading online social and real money slots, casino and bingo sites on both web and mobile and tablet with new products and apps being released regularly.
buyer: JPJ Group plc (LSE:JPJ:$412.79)
JPJ Group plc is a UK-based online gaming holding company. The group is a global bingo-led operator with a strong portfolio of online gaming brands. JPJ Group offers bingo and casino games to its customers through Jackpotjoy, Starspins, Botemania, Vera&John, InterCasino and other brands. "
target: Gamesys Limited
UK-based Gamesys Limited is an online gambling software developer and operator and currently operate several of the UK and Europe’s leading online social and real money slots, casino and bingo sites on both web and mobile and tablet with new products and apps being released regularly.
price ($mm)
$624
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$85
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announced 10/20/2017 via BNC Analysis

Intralot SA, will acquire Bit8 Ltd.

synopsis: Intralot, a leading gaming solutions supplier and operator, will acquire Bit8, a game platform development company. Bit8's platform offers a variety of high quality games, sophisticated customisation options and advanced player segmentation. Their platform and licensed games are designed to increase revenue and keep players engaged.
buyer: Intralot SA (ATSE:INLOT:$1,670.26)
Intralot is a leading gaming solutions supplier and operator active in 55 regulated jurisdictions around the globe. Intralot is a robust corporation uniquely positioned to offer to lottery and gaming organizations across geographies flexible, stable, and secure gaming products and services. "
target: Bit8 Ltd.
Bit8 is a game platform development company that brings a fresh approach towards online casino games. Offering a variety of games, sophisticated customisation options and advanced player segmentation, their platform and licensed games are designed to increase revenue and keep players engaged.
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$8.24*
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closed 12/7/2016 via BNC Analysis

Starfish Media N.V., acquired VueTec Ltd.

synopsis: Angler Gaming’s subsidiary Starfish Media N.V. has acquired assets consisting of the brand, domains and player database from Vuetec Limited. VueTec provides Distance Gaming software that allows patrons to participate directly in games being played in real casinos, and allows operators to add a live gaming platform to their existing site.
buyer parent: Angler Gaming plc
buyer: Starfish Media N.V.
Starfish Media is a company based in Curaҫao, operating since 2012 with the objective to provide players with first class online gaming sites. They develop, maintain and operate user friendly, trustworthy and secure sites that offer the ultimate online gaming experience. "
target: VueTec Ltd.
VueTec’s Distance Gaming software first launched in 2002 and has allowed patrons to participate directly in games being played in real casinos, and allows operators to add a live gaming platform to their existing site, offering unrivalled trust and transparency to their members.
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$1.28
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announced 2/23/2012 via BusinessWire

Bally Technologies, Inc., will purchase B2B iGaming Platform from Chiligaming

synopsis: Bally Technologies, Inc., a leader in slots, video machines, casino-management, mobile and interactive solutions, and networked systems, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Chiligaming LTD’s Business-to-Business iGaming platform.
buyer: Bally Technologies, Inc. (BYI:$1,137.28)
With a history dating back to 1932, Las Vegas-based Bally Technologies designs, manufactures, operates and distributes advanced gaming devices, systems and technology solutions worldwide. "
seller: Chiligaming
Chiligaming is an international developer and operator of multi-platform social games and gambling products. At the heart the operation is its unique proprietary iGaming platform, which enables it to connect to any gaming content provider or network.
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$7.10
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closed 11/6/2007 via BusinessWire

Flash Seats, acquired Vertical Alliance

synopsis: Flash Seats™, which revolutionized the secondary resale ticketing marketplace via paperless electronic ticketing technology and integrated relationship marketing tools, has acquired Dallas-based Vertical Alliance, which offers the most advanced primary ticketing solution available.
buyer: Flash Seats
Flash Seats™offers an innovative, cutting-edge solution combining electronic venue access, a branded marketplace for electronic event access rights, and a retail-class behavioral marketing system for the sports and entertainment industries. "
target: Vertical Alliance
Vertical Alliance offers a single integrated ticketing solution that increases venue yield per event while building customer loyalty. Integrate your ticketing (event and parking), merchandising and eCommerce. One platform. One universal database.
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closed 11/11/2020 via PR Newswire

Visaic, Inc., acquired Yare Media Group Inc.

synopsis: Visaic, Inc., a provider of cloud-based content delivery solutions announced the acquisition of successful Vancouver-based streaming platform company YARE Media. Yare provides solutions to address changing content distribution models in entertainment.
buyer: Visaic, Inc.
Formed by a team of streaming industry veterans, Visaic operates a live and on-demand over-the-top (OTT) platform for distribution and monetization of content worldwide and offers cinemas a rich portfolio of live internationally recognized sports and events such as: soccer, basketball, and more. "
target: Yare Media Group Inc.
Yare is a streaming media company headquartered in Vancouver, BC. Yare provides solutions to address changing content distribution models in entertainment. The company focuses on helping organizations implement market strategies that generate new over-the-top (OTT) digital revenues.
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announced 7/18/2019 via PR Newswire

Vobile, Inc., will purchase RightsID and ChannelID from ZEFR, Inc.

synopsis: Vobile Group, the leading choice for the protection, measurement and monetization of video content, announced an agreement under which Vobile will acquire the RightsID, a copyright management business, and ChannelID, a YouTube channel management business, from ZEFR, the leading contextual targeting platform for brands.
buyer: Vobile, Inc. (SEHK:3738:$15.23)
Vobile is the premier, trusted provider for protecting, measuring and monetizing online video content. They create technology solutions for content owners and distributors through their SaaS platform. With Vobile, users can reduce infringement-related revenue loss and increase video distribution. "
seller: ZEFR, Inc.
Zefr’s platform develops nuanced, dynamic targeting on the most brand-relevant videos for YouTube. Zefr owns RightsID, a copyright management business, and ChannelID, a YouTube channel management business.
price ($mm)
$90
rev ($mm)
$40
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.3x
EV / EBITDA
announced 12/2/2019 via BNC Analysis

Global Daily Fantasy Sports Inc., will acquire Playgon Interactive Inc.

synopsis: Global Daily Fantasy Sports Inc., a multi-tenant gateway for the daily fantasy sports industry, will acquire, Playgon Interactive Inc., a Canadian technology company focused on the gaming market. Playgon combines live streamed dealers with augmented reality betting to provide an authentic Las Vegas casino experience.
buyer: Global Daily Fantasy Sports Inc. (TSXV:DFS:$0.07)
Global Daily Fantasy Sports Inc. is a multi-tenant gateway that allows operators to offer their customers a world class Daily Fantasy Sports software solution. The platform allows for seamless integration at the operator level without having to share or compromise any sensitive customer data. "
target: Playgon Interactive Inc.
Playgon is a Canadian technology company focused on the gaming market. Playgon combines live streamed dealers with augmented reality betting to provide an authentic Las Vegas casino experience. Their Live Dealer Casino games cover casino favorites, from Roulette and Blackjack to Baccarat.
price ($mm)
$7.15
rev ($mm)
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announced 11/2/2017 via BNC Analysis

Stompy Bot Corporation, will acquire Token Play Inc.

synopsis: Stompy Bot Corporation will acquire Token Play Inc. (Token), a private Ontario corporation headquartered in Toronto. Token is a technology company involved in the development of blockchain technology in the video game space which will seek to provide a platform for the exchange of in-game currencies and tokens.
buyer: Stompy Bot Corporation
Stompy Bot is an independent video game developer and digital media publisher. Stompy Bot's growth strategy is to become a premier independent multimedia publisher. "
target: Token Play Inc.
Token Play, based in Toronto, ON, is a technology company involved in the development of blockchain technology in the video game space which will seek to provide a platform for the exchange of in-game currencies and tokens.
price ($mm)
$1.86
rev ($mm)
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closed 6/9/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Sightline Payments, acquired JOINGO

synopsis: Sightline Payments, a FinTech company specializing in digital payments solutions for the sports betting and casino markets, announced the acquisition of JOINGO, the leading mobile engagement and loyalty platform for the casino gaming industry.
buyer: Sightline Payments
Sightline Payments is a dynamic FinTech company that is enabling the next generation of cashless, mobile and omni-channel payment solutions for the gaming, lottery, sports betting, entertainment and hospitality ecosystems. "
target: JOINGO
JOINGO is a leading-edge mobile technology company focused on the gaming industry. JOINGO’s patented mobile loyalty platform allows casino brands to reach their mobile users with highly personalized and interactive mobile marketing campaigns that drive increased reach, loyalty, and revenue.
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closed 8/13/2018 via GlobeNewswire

City National Bank, acquired Exactuals

synopsis: City National Bank, America’s Premier Private and Business Bank®, announced it has acquired Exactuals, a Los Angeles-based provider of innovative SaaS solutions for complex payments in the entertainment industry.
buyer parent: Royal Bank of Canada
buyer: City National Bank (CYN:$1,188.44)
With $48.8 billion in assets, City National Bank provides banking, investment and trust services through 72 offices, including 19 full-service regional centers. In addition, the company and its investment affiliates manage or administer $64.9 billion in client investment assets. "
target: Exactuals
Exactuals provides innovative SaaS solutions used by film/TV, music and marketplace companies to manage residuals, royalties and other complex payments. Their payment system, PaymentHub, allows the entertainment industry to provide direct deposit payments, tax document management & online reporting.
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closed 6/8/2012 via BNC Analysis

Money Centers of America Inc., acquired Landmark Group Holdings, Inc.

synopsis: Money Centers of America, Inc. announced that it had acquired the assets of Landmark Group Holdings. The deal includes Landmark’s proprietary software and contracts with properties in Washington, Idaho, California, Colorado, South Dakota, and Nevada. Landmark provides check guarantee and check verification services.
buyer: Money Centers of America Inc.
Since 1998, Money Centers of America has been providing traditional full service cash access services as well as a state of the art technology platform that enables gaming operators to process their own transactions. "
target: Landmark Group Holdings, Inc.
Washington based Landmark Group Holdings, Inc. provides check guarantee, check verification, Title 31 / Currency Transaction Reporting, and on-line software applications to establish credit limits and monitor guests’ marker activities.
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closed 12/14/2020 via PR Newswire

Quantum Corporation, acquired CatDV

synopsis: Quantum Corp., a leading expert in scale-out storage, archive and data protection, has acquired CatDV, a UK software company that specializes in workflow management tools for the global film and broadcast industry. CatDV leverages AI technology to make it easier for businesses to catalog and analyze digital assets such as video, images, and more.
buyer: Quantum Corporation (QTM:$365.37)
Quantum is a leading expert in scale-out storage, archive and data protection, providing solutions for capturing, sharing and preserving digital assets over the entire data lifecycle. More than 100,000 customers have trusted Quantum to address their most demanding data workflow challenges. "
target: CatDV
CatDV is a UK software company that specializes in workflow management tools for the global film and broadcast industry. CatDV leverages AI technology to make it easier for businesses of any size to catalog and analyze digital assets such as video, images, audio files, PDFs, and more.
price ($mm)
$13
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/20/2018 via Company Press Release

Coats Group plc, acquired ThreadSol Software Pvt. Ltd

synopsis: Coats, the world’s leading industrial thread manufacturer, has acquired ThreadSol, a Singapore-based provider of cloud-based solutions for the apparel industry. ThreadSol's solutions utilize AI and big data to help their clients reduce fabric waste and costs, enabling them to boost their topline and bottomline by 10%.
buyer: Coats Group plc (LSE:COA:$1,558.50)
Coats is the world's leading industrial thread manufacturer and a major player in the Americas textile crafts market. Coats' innovative culture ensure the company continues to lead the way around the world, providing value added products and services to the apparel and footwear industries. "
target: ThreadSol Software Pvt. Ltd
Founded in 2013, ThreadSol is a Singapore-based provider of cloud-based solutions for the apparel industry. ThreadSol's solutions utilize AI and big data to help their clients reduce fabric waste and costs. ThreadSol enables apparel companies to boost their topline and bottomline by 10%.
price ($mm)
$12
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/25/2021 via BusinessWire

Unity Technologies, acquired OTO Systems Inc.

synopsis: Unity, the world’s leading platform for creating and operating real-time 3D (RT3D) content, announced the acquisition of OTO, an AI-driven acoustic intelligence platform that can be leveraged to build and foster safer gaming environments with voice and text chat environments.
buyer: Unity Technologies (:$929.45)
Unity is the world’s leading real-time 3D development platform, giving users powerful and accessible tools to create, operate, and monetize experiences for the real-time world. Unity empowers anyone, regardless of skill level and industry, to create 3D visual content using world-class technology. "
target: OTO Systems Inc.
OTO Systems Inc. is an AI-driven acoustic intelligence platform that can be leveraged to build and foster safer gaming environments with voice and text chat environments. Other use cases include call centers, healthcare, wearables and robotics.
price ($mm)
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closed 8/18/2021 via BNC Analysis

OnMobile Global Limited, acquired rob0

synopsis: OnMobile Global Ltd, a global player in mobile entertainment, has acquired Technologies rob0 Inc. (rob0), an AI-powered visual retention analytics tool for video game developers in Canada. rob0 offers a SaaS solution that allows PC, VR, and mobile game developers to see when and why players leave their apps.
buyer: OnMobile Global Limited (BSE:532944:$72.60)
OnMobile, headquartered in Bangalore, India, and with offices in all regions of the world, delivers over 575 million music plays daily to mobile customers worldwide. Based on current deployments, OnMobile has an addressable base of more than 1.5 billion mobile users across several geographies. "
target: rob0
rob0 is an AI-powered visual retention analytics tool for video game developers in Canada. rob0 offers a SaaS solution that allows PC, VR, and mobile game developers to see when and why players leave their apps. Their solution shows design patterns that hurt game profitability and user experience.
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closed 5/5/2021 via PR Newswire

100.co, acquired Cherry Pick

synopsis: 100.co, the AI-powered consumer brand group disrupting the Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) market, has acquired Cherry Pick AI, a predictive intelligence platform for product development. Cherry Pick applies proprietary AI to social images and consumer commentary to help fashion brands and manufacturers measure product demand before they launch.
buyer: 100.co
100.co is an AI-powered consumer brand group that is disrupting the Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) market. 100.co's proprietary AI platform, CLAIRE, uses AI, machine learning and big data to predict product needs and market fit, reduce risk, and influence product attributes. "
target: Cherry Pick
Cherry Pick is a predictive intelligence platform for product development. Cherry Pick applies proprietary AI to social images and consumer commentary to help fashion brands, retailers and manufacturers measure product demand before they launch.
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closed 8/13/2020 via Company Press Release

Transfermarkt.de, acquired SCOUTASTIC GmbH

synopsis: Transfermarkt GmbH & Co. KG acquires 50.1 percent of the shares in SCOUTASTIC GmbH, which is a subsidiary of JUST ADD AI GmbH. SCOUTASTIC is the central platform for the planning and management of all scouting activities. SCOUTASTIC's AI-based data analysis allows sports clubs to optimize their player observation and talent screening.
buyer parent: Axel Springer SE
buyer: Transfermarkt.de
With its online presence Transfermarkt.de and with the country portals Transfermarkt.at (Austria) and Transfermarkt.ch (Switzerland), Transfermarkt GmbH & Co. KG is one of the largest sports sites in the German-speaking Internet. "
target parent: JUST ADD AI GmbH
target: SCOUTASTIC GmbH
SCOUTASTIC is the central platform for the planning and management of all scouting activities. SCOUTASTIC's AI-based data analysis allows sports clubs to optimize their player observation and talent screening.
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