Like RhythmOne plc

announced 2/4/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Taptica, will acquire RhythmOne plc

synopsis: Taptica, a global leader in advertising technologies, announced the acquisition of RhythmOne, a tech-enabled digital media company that connects online audiences with brands through premium content across devices.
buyer: Taptica (AIM:TAP:$289.31)
Taptica is a publicly traded, global end-to-end mobile advertising platform that helps the world’s top brands reach their most valuable users with the widest range of traffic sources available today. "
target: RhythmOne plc (AIM:RTHM:$316.02)
RhythmOne is a tech-enabled digital media company that connects online audiences with brands through premium content across devices. Through its fully integrated programmatic platform, RhythmMax, the Company offers digital advertising inventory across owned, controlled and extended supply sources.
price ($mm)[EV]
$175 [$162]
rev ($mm)
$316
EBITDA ($mm)
$15
EV / rev
0.5x
EV / EBITDA
10.7x
announced 4/14/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Intema Solutions, will acquire Advertiise Technologies Inc.

synopsis: Intema Solutions Inc. is to acquire all of the issued and outstanding securities of Advertiise Technologies Inc., an advertising marketplace that connects buyers and sellers of new & unique advertising opportunities as well as existing traditional advertising inventory across all advertising mediums.
buyer: Intema Solutions (TSXV:ITM:$0.09)
Intema is a publicly traded holding company that specializes in holding technological businesses in various technology sectors. They offer services in predictive marketing, behavioral email campaigns and custom integrations all aimed at helping optimize all client's business needs. "
target: Advertiise Technologies Inc.
Advertiise is an advertising marketplace that connects buyers and sellers of new & unique advertising opportunities as well as existing traditional advertising inventory across all advertising mediums.
price ($mm)
$0.74
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closed 4/30/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Magnite, acquired SpotX, Inc.

synopsis: Magnite, the largest independent sell-side advertising platform, has completed its acquisition of SpotX from RTL Group. SpotX is one of the leading platforms shaping CTV and video advertising globally. SpotX enables media owners to monetize content across all screens and streams.
buyer: Magnite (RUBI:$188.11)
Magnite is the world’s largest independent sell-side advertising platform. Publishers use Magnite's technology to monetize content across all screens and formats—including desktop, mobile, audio and CTV. Magnite combines Rubicon Project’s programmatic expertise with Telaria’s leadership in CTV. "
target parent: Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA
target: SpotX, Inc.
SpotX is the leading video advertising platform shaping digital video and the future of TV globally. The company’s solutions enable media owners to monetize content across all screens and streams while providing advertisers with direct access to brand-safe, premium inventory.
price ($mm)
$1,169
rev ($mm)
$171
EBITDA ($mm)
$35
EV / rev
6.8x
EV / EBITDA
33.4x
announced 11/25/2020 via BNC Analysis

ShowHeroes GmbH, will acquire Viralize Srl

synopsis: ShowHeroes is Europe’s leading, independent provider of video solutions for digital publishers and advertisers will acquire Italy-based Viralize. Viralize's powerful, proprietary platform allows publishers to deliver and monetize premium video.
buyer: ShowHeroes GmbH
ShowHeroes is Europe’s leading, independent provider of video solutions for digital publishers and advertisers. Its proprietary video platform consists of a library of thousands of unique video content clips, efficient video asset and playlist management. "
target parent: Vetrya Group
target: Viralize Srl
Headquartered in Italy, Viralize's powerful, proprietary platform allows publishers to deliver and monetize premium video, gives creators the global arena to distribute souped-up content, and connects advertisers to qualified, engaged audiences.
price ($mm)
$9.09
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closed 9/29/2020 via BNC Analysis

Gimbal, acquired True[X] media

synopsis: ​Gimbal has acquired true[X], a connected TV (CTV) focused value exchange engagement advertising platform. The acquisition will bring together leaders in the location and connected TV spaces, enabling better targeting, creative, and measurement solutions for advertisers looking to bridge the gap between the physical and digital worlds.
buyer: Gimbal
Gimbal provides advertising and marketing technologies to the world's leading brands and retailers interested in understanding the physical world. Gimbal translates location data into intent, measurement, and insights to help organizations transform their businesses and maximize marketing relevance."
target parent: The Walt Disney Company
target: True[X] media
​true[X] empowers a value exchange engagement advertising and measurement platform for premium publishers across connected TV, mobile, and desktop. true[X] engagement ads serve the widest possible audience by optimizing consumers' time and attention to deliver impactful results for advertisers.
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closed 3/1/2019 via BNC Analysis

Vetrya Group, acquired Viralize Srl

synopsis: Vetrya, an Italian company which operates in the development of digital services , applications and broadband solutions , announced that it has finalized the acquisition of Viralize, a Florentine company that operates in digital video advertising . 
buyer: Vetrya Group (BIT:VTY:$53.30)
Vetrya Group is an Italian company that develops digital services, applications, and broadband solutions. Vetrya understand innovations and makes it functional for customers, by introducing innovation throughout the value chain, with a wide range of cloud computing platforms. "
target: Viralize Srl
Headquartered in Italy, Viralize's powerful, proprietary platform allows publishers to deliver and monetize premium video, gives creators the global arena to distribute souped-up content, and connects advertisers to qualified, engaged audiences.
price ($mm)
$11
rev ($mm)
$16
EBITDA ($mm)
$3
EV / rev
1.1x
EV / EBITDA
6.1x
announced 2/28/2018 via PR Newswire

AcuityAds Inc., will acquire ADman Media

synopsis: AcuityAds Holdings Inc., a technology leader that provides targeted digital media solutions, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire ADman Interactive S.L., the largest video Supply Side Platform (SSP) for Spanish-speaking markets in Europe and Latin America.
buyer: AcuityAds Inc. (TSXV:AT:$47.91)
AcuityAds is a technology company that enables marketers to connect intelligently with their most meaningful audiences through digital media. A Self-Serve programmatic marketing platform, powered by proprietary machine learning technology, is at the core of its business. "
target: ADman Media
Spanish ADman Media has developed a video Supply Side Platform (SSP) for native formats. ADman Media's video SSP solution enables the seamless distribution of advertisers' video content through high quality publishers to achieve optimum engagement with audiences and maximize publisher revenues.
price ($mm)
$2.09
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announced 1/8/2018 via BNC Analysis

Viacom Inc., will acquire WhoSay Inc.

synopsis: Leading global media company Viacom said it has agreed to acquire influence marketing company WhoSay. WhoSay creates campaigns for marketers that feature talent ranging from A-list actors to online celebrities to pets to deliver messages over social media. The company uses data and technology to reach its target audience.
buyer: Viacom Inc. (VIAB:$12,838.00)
Viacom is home to premier global media brands that create compelling television programs, motion pictures, short-form video, apps, games, consumer products, social media and other entertainment content for audiences in more than 160 countries and territories. "
target: WhoSay Inc.
WhoSay is a leading influence marketing company. WhoSay creates campaigns for marketers that feature talent ranging from A-list actors to online celebrities to pets to deliver messages over social media. The company uses data and technology to reach its target audience and measure its performance.
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announced 9/5/2017 via BusinessWire

RhythmOne plc, will acquire YuMe

synopsis: RhythmOne plc, a technology-enabled digital media company, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire YuMe, Inc., a leading provider of global audience technologies, curating relationships between brand advertisers and consumers of premium video content across a growing range of connected devices.
buyer: RhythmOne plc (AIM:RTHM:$316.02)
RhythmOne is a tech-enabled digital media company that connects online audiences with brands through premium content across devices. Through its fully integrated programmatic platform, RhythmMax, the Company offers digital advertising inventory across owned, controlled and extended supply sources. "
target: YuMe (NYSE:YUME:$159.78)
YuMe, Inc. is a leading provider of global audience technologies, curating relationships between brand advertisers and consumers of premium video content across a growing range of connected devices.
price ($mm)[EV]
$183 [$111]
rev ($mm)
$160
EBITDA ($mm)
$10
EV / rev
0.7x
EV / EBITDA
11.0x
announced 6/11/2017 via BNC Analysis

Artimedia PTE Ltd., will acquire Artimedia PTE Ltd.

synopsis: Artivision Technologies Ltd. entered into a conditional agreement to sell all of the issued and paid-up shares in the capital of Artimedia Pte. Ltd. to Dr. Ofer Miller, the Chief Technology Officer and Founder of Artimedia. Artimedia is a premium video ad-network, providing one of the industry’s most advanced video advertising platforms.
buyer: Artimedia PTE Ltd.
Artimedia provides end-to-end video advertising solutions that help advertisers and publishers to achieve the greatest return on their digital video investments. They combine a premium video ad network with a set of innovative video ad formats, developed with unique video analysis technology. "
target parent: Artivision Technologies
target: Artimedia PTE Ltd.
Artimedia provides end-to-end video advertising solutions that help advertisers and publishers to achieve the greatest return on their digital video investments. They combine a premium video ad network with a set of innovative video ad formats, developed with unique video analysis technology.
price ($mm)
$3.61
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announced 5/26/2017 via BNC Analysis

Atresmedia Corporación de Medios de Comunicación, S.A., will purchase Smartclip Latam from smartclip AG

synopsis: Atresmedia, a company that engages in the television, radio, cinema, the Internet, and advertising businesses, will buy Smartclip Latam from Smartclip. Smartclip deploys proprietary, custom-developed technology to distribute video advertising across all platforms and devices. Smartclip Latam operates in Spain and Latin America.
buyer: Atresmedia Corporación de Medios de Comunicación, S.A. (BME:A3M:$1,001.05)
Atresmedia, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the television, radio, cinema, the Internet, and advertising businesses. The company operates 57 television channels and 31 radio stations in Germany, France, Belgium, Holland, Luxembourg, Spain, Hungary, Croatia, and the Southeast Asia. "
seller: smartclip AG
smartclip deploys proprietary, custom-developed technology to distribute video advertising across all platforms and devices, controlled by ad servers. Smartclip Latam operates in Spain and Latin America. They have reached over 29 million users in Spain and over 164 million users in Latin America.
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closed 10/19/2016 via BNC Analysis

TrafficAvenue, acquired Cappture

synopsis: Based in Las Vegas and Montreal, TrafficAvenue has completed its acquisition of New York-based Cappture Demand Side Provider. Cappture offers white label ad servers and customized ad experiences in the U.S., Europe and Latin America markets.
buyer: TrafficAvenue
Traffic Avenue is a real time advertising trading platform using RTB (Real Time Bidding) standards. Advertisers and publishers can buy and sell traffic in an automated manner using accurate targeting rules. "
target: Cappture
Cappture is a demand side provider (DSP) that offers white label ad servers and customized ad experiences in the U.S., Europe and Latin America markets.
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closed 6/15/2016 via BNC Analysis

Oi Media, acquired AdClever Solutions Private Limited

synopsis: Within a short span of getting funded and the joining of Praphul Misra as the Managing Director, Oi media has made its first strategic move by acquiring AdClever; a Pune based Software Company in the OOH (Out of Home) media space.
buyer: Oi Media
Oi Media provides OOH (out of home) Media & Experiential Marketing Services. Oi Media is based in India. "
target: AdClever Solutions Private Limited
AdClever Solutions Pvt Ltd was the first online platform for buying Outdoor Space in Pune, India. AdClever makes the buying and selling process of Outdoor Ad space easy and efficient by solving the outdated, fragmented and the expensive process of outdoor advertising through its digital platform.
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announced 3/21/2016 via Company Press Release

Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland, will acquire smartclip AG

synopsis: Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland has signed an agreement to acquire a 93.75 per cent shareholding in Smartclip, with a call option to acquire the remaining shares. Smartclip bundles the online video advertising inventory of 700 publishers worldwide, and manages the integration and serving of video advertising to all internet-connected devices.
buyer parent: Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA
buyer: Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland
Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland is one of the leading media companies in Germany. Its strong brands reach an audience of approximately 90 million viewers in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. In addition to its free-to-air channels the company portfolio also includes four digital niche channels. "
target parent: Adconion Media Group
target: smartclip AG
smartclip is Europe's leading online video network, standarizing online video advertising content for easy publisher usage and connects relevant advertisers to premium websites. smartclip also offers individual advertising formats for different multiscreen options from smartphones to TV screens.
price ($mm)
$53*
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closed 1/6/2016 via BNC Analysis

Gravity4, acquired ad2one Australia and New Zealand

synopsis: Gravity4 has acquired ad2one Australia and ad2one New Zealand. The company is Australia and New Zealand's largest independent premium digital advertising sales house. As they move to an increasingly digital world, their mission is to generate maximum revenue for brands from all of their digital assets.
buyer: Gravity4
Gravity4 delivers a high frequency marketing cloud that dramatically boosts digital marketing ROI across web, mobile, video, and social channels. Automation, simplicity, and design are the fundamental ingredients behind all the applications and solutions in the Gravity4 Marketing Cloud. "
target: ad2one Australia and New Zealand
ad2one is Australia and New Zealand's largest independent premium digital advertising sales house. As they move to an increasingly digital world, their mission is to generate maximum revenue for brands from all of their digital assets.
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closed 12/18/2015 via PR Newswire

GroupM, acquired The Exchange Lab

synopsis: WPP's GroupM, the world's leading global media investment group, announces the addition of The Exchange Lab and its proprietary programmatic marketing technology, Proteus, to its portfolio by acquisition of the company. The Exchange Lab is powered by Proteus, a creative and innovative trading platform which is integrated into demand side platforms.
buyer parent: WPP Group, plc
buyer: GroupM
GroupM is the leading global media investment management operation serving as the parent company to WPP media agencies including Mindshare, MEC, MediaCom and Maxus, each global operations in their own right with leading market positions. "
target parent: BGF Fund
target: The Exchange Lab
The Exchange Lab is one company connected to the world's largest programmatic digital media marketplace. Their multi-platform solution unifies all of the top demand side platforms, marketing technologies and exchanges into a touch-point that drives the highest efficiency for advertisers.
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closed 11/18/2015 via PR Newswire

MediaMath, Inc., acquired Spree7

synopsis: MediaMath, creator of the TerminalOne Marketing Operating System for digital marketers, announced its acquisition of Spree7, a leading digital media consulting and programmatic implementation firm. The acquisition empowers MediaMath to drive programmatic media and data management solutions in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.
buyer parent: Swisscom
buyer: MediaMath, Inc.
MediaMath is a global technology company that's leading the movement to revolutionize traditional marketing and drive transformative results for marketers through its TerminalOne Marketing Operating System(TM). "
target parent: Swisscom
target: Spree7
Spree7 is a leading digital consulting and programmatic implementation firm operating in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. A specialised team of advisers and analysts, along with tracking, data and interface experts, design, program and manage campaigns with levels of granularity.
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closed 9/14/2015 via PR Newswire

Vize Capital, acquired Bevo Media

synopsis: Bevo Media, a popular tracking platform and ad exchange in the performance marketing industry, has been acquired by Silicon Valley-based private equity firm Vize Capital. Bevo Media was one of the first third party click-tracking platforms made specifically for performance marketers.
buyer: Vize Capital
Vize Capital (VC) is a global investment firm with multi-million dollars in assets under management. VC manages assets through a variety of investment funds exclusively focusing on Internet businesses worldwide. "
target: Bevo Media
The Bevo Media Exchange is the first real time bidding exchange to buy and sell affiliate traffic. Integrated with their popular campaign tracking platform and their newly launched ad buying platform, the Bevo Media Exchange is an easier, more transparent way of buying performance marketing media.
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closed 8/6/2015 via BusinessWire

Tremor Video, acquired TVN

synopsis: Tremor Video, Inc., the premium video marketplace elevating brand advertising effectiveness across all screens, announced it has acquired Australian-based, TVN, a leading provider of programmatic video advertising solutions in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region.
buyer: Tremor Video (TRMR:$166.76)
Tremor Video is a provider of in-stream video advertising solutions. The company leverages its decisioning engine, innovative video ad formats and publisher technology to deliver the campaign results and scale advertisers should expect from digital video. "
target: TVN
TVN believes in creating success for publishers by connecting buyers and sellers through technology. TVN has partnered with some of the largest broadcasters in Asia Pacific, and by working closely with the sell-side TVN can put together a good “go to market’ strategy that stimulates maximum demand.
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closed 7/20/2015 via Company Press Release

Modern Times Group MTG AB, acquired Zoomin.TV

synopsis: Modern Times Group, an international entertainment group, has acquired 51% of Zoomin.TV, the online video entertainment network, content production and advertising sales house. Zoomin is the 5th largest multi-channel network (MCN) in the world, attracting more than 2 billion monthly video views and 100 million subscribers worldwide on YouTube.
buyer: Modern Times Group MTG AB (MTG B:$476.09)
MTG (Modern Times Group MTG AB) is an international entertainment group. Their operations span six continents and include TV channels and platforms, online services, content production businesses and radio stations. "
target: Zoomin.TV
Zoomin.TV is Europe's No. 1 online news video producer and online and mobile video advertising network operator, currently active in 26 markets worldwide and expanding.
price ($mm)
$98*
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announced 2/4/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Taptica, will acquire RhythmOne plc

synopsis: Taptica, a global leader in advertising technologies, announced the acquisition of RhythmOne, a tech-enabled digital media company that connects online audiences with brands through premium content across devices.
buyer: Taptica (AIM:TAP:$289.31)
Taptica is a publicly traded, global end-to-end mobile advertising platform that helps the world’s top brands reach their most valuable users with the widest range of traffic sources available today. "
target: RhythmOne plc (AIM:RTHM:$316.02)
RhythmOne is a tech-enabled digital media company that connects online audiences with brands through premium content across devices. Through its fully integrated programmatic platform, RhythmMax, the Company offers digital advertising inventory across owned, controlled and extended supply sources.
price ($mm)[EV]
$175 [$162]
rev ($mm)
$316
EBITDA ($mm)
$15
EV / rev
0.5x
EV / EBITDA
10.7x
announced 9/5/2017 via BusinessWire

RhythmOne plc, will acquire YuMe

synopsis: RhythmOne plc, a technology-enabled digital media company, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire YuMe, Inc., a leading provider of global audience technologies, curating relationships between brand advertisers and consumers of premium video content across a growing range of connected devices.
buyer: RhythmOne plc (AIM:RTHM:$316.02)
RhythmOne is a tech-enabled digital media company that connects online audiences with brands through premium content across devices. Through its fully integrated programmatic platform, RhythmMax, the Company offers digital advertising inventory across owned, controlled and extended supply sources. "
target: YuMe (NYSE:YUME:$159.78)
YuMe, Inc. is a leading provider of global audience technologies, curating relationships between brand advertisers and consumers of premium video content across a growing range of connected devices.
price ($mm)[EV]
$183 [$111]
rev ($mm)
$160
EBITDA ($mm)
$10
EV / rev
0.7x
EV / EBITDA
11.0x
closed 6/28/2017 via Market Wire

RhythmOne plc, acquired RadiumOne, Inc.

synopsis: RhythmOne plc, a digital advertising technology company that connects audiences with brands through content across devices, announces that it has acquired certain assets of RadiumOne, Inc., a leading data driven marketing platform.
buyer: RhythmOne plc (AIM:RTHM:$316.02)
RhythmOne is a tech-enabled digital media company that connects online audiences with brands through premium content across devices. Through its fully integrated programmatic platform, RhythmMax, the Company offers digital advertising inventory across owned, controlled and extended supply sources. "
target: RadiumOne, Inc.
RadiumOne is a data driven marketing platform that analyzes consumer signals in real time to determine consumer intent from a broad range of digital touch points, which includes a brand's paid (advertising), earned (influencers), shared (social) and owned (websites and apps) media channels.
price ($mm)[EV]
$26 [$30]
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announced 3/31/2017 via Company Press Release

WPromote Inc., will acquire Prime Visibility Media

synopsis: Wpromote, LLC, an independent digital marketing agency, is to acquire Prime Visibility from RhythmOne. Prime Visibility is a leading full-service digital marketing firm that partners with premier brands to improve the performance of their online marketing programs and maximize their web presence.
buyer: WPromote Inc.
Founded in 2001, Wpromote is an award-winning online marketing firm headquartered in El Segundo, California with 250 employees and five locations nationwide. Wpromote has helped hundreds of clients from startups to Fortune 500 companies grow their businesses online with end-to-end digital solutions."
target parent: RhythmOne plc
target: Prime Visibility Media
Prime Visibility is a leading full-service digital marketing firm that partners with premier brands to improve the performance of their online marketing programs and maximize their web presence.
price ($mm)
$3.50
rev ($mm)
$22
EBITDA ($mm)
$1
EV / rev
0.2x
EV / EBITDA
2.7x
closed 1/19/2017 via BusinessWire

RhythmOne plc, acquired Perk Inc

synopsis: Perk Inc., a mobile rewards platform, has been acquired by RhythmOne PLC, a tech-enabled digital media firm that connects online audiences with brands through premium content. Perk’s audience will attract new and repeat demand partners to RhythmOne’s platform, driving higher fill rates.
buyer: RhythmOne plc (AIM:RTHM:$316.02)
Founded in 2004, RhythmOne is a technology-enabled digital media company that connects online audiences with brands through premium content across devices. It works with advertisers, publishers and content providers to offer fully integrated, cross-screen advertising solutions. "
target: Perk Inc (TSX:PER:$70.48)
Perk, a leading mobile rewards platform, brings together the interests of consumers, advertisers, and publishers by offering users rewards such as Perk Points which is a digital reward system. Perk Points can be redeemed for gift cards, cash, or loaded on to a re-loadable branded debit card.
price ($mm)
$43
rev ($mm)
$70
EBITDA ($mm)
$2
EV / rev
0.6x
EV / EBITDA
22.4x
closed 4/16/2015 via BNC Analysis

Blinkx Plc, acquired All Media Network, LLC

synopsis: Internet media company Blinkx PLC said it has completed a deal to acquire All Media Network LLC. All Media Network connects today's digital audience with the best discovery services for music, movies, and TV. The acquisition of All Media gives Blinkx access to a number of website properties, including Sidereel.com, Allmusic.com and Allmovie.com.
buyer: Blinkx Plc (AIM:RTHM:$316.02)
blinkx is an Internet media company that connects consumers and brands through content online. Their patented COncept Recognition Engine technology leverages speech recognition, text and image analysis to understand the meaning and context of video content to generate improved search relevancy. "
target: All Media Network, LLC
All Media Network connects today's digital audience with the best discovery services for music, movies, and TV. With 118 million monthly page views across five web sites, All Media Network provides the most comprehensive and pervasive consumer entertainment products available anywhere.
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announced 12/19/2014 via BNC Analysis

Blinkx Plc, will acquire AdKarma

synopsis: Blinkx plc, the Internet Media platform that connects audiences with brands through professionally generated content, announces that it will acquire AdKarma, LLC, a leading video supply side platform. AdKarma has strong relationships with supply partners, including integrations with many leading ad networks and exchanges with over 300 publishers.
buyer: Blinkx Plc (AIM:RTHM:$316.02)
blinkx is an Internet media company that connects consumers and brands through content online. Their patented COncept Recognition Engine technology leverages speech recognition, text and image analysis to understand the meaning and context of video content to generate improved search relevancy. "
target: AdKarma
AdKarma has committed itself to providing publishers with a comprehensive and profitable solution for their non-guaranteed ad network inventory. With advanced optimization technology and a tireless staff, AdKarma has become one of the industry’s leaders in ad network inventory solutions.
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$20
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closed 5/6/2014 via PR Newswire

Blinkx Plc, acquired LYFE Mobile

synopsis: blinkx plc, the Internet media platform that connects consumers with brands through professionally generated content, announced that it has acquired LYFE Mobile, an innovative mobile Demand Side Platform and Data Management Platform, in an all cash transaction.
buyer: Blinkx Plc (AIM:RTHM:$316.02)
blinkx is an Internet media company that connects consumers and brands through content online. Their patented COncept Recognition Engine technology leverages speech recognition, text and image analysis to understand the meaning and context of video content to generate improved search relevancy. "
target: LYFE Mobile
The LYFE Mobile platform combines advanced GPS and audience targeting features with a full suite of intuitive campaign management tools that make it easy for brands to serve high impact campaigns to the most relevant audiences.
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closed 12/12/2013 via PR Newswire

Blinkx Plc, acquired Rhythm NewMedia, Inc.

synopsis: blinkx, the Internet Media platform that connects audiences with brands through professionally generated content, has closed its previously announced acquisition of Rhythm NewMedia Inc, a leading ultra-premium mobile video technology and advertising platform in the US.
buyer: Blinkx Plc (AIM:RTHM:$316.02)
Blinkx plc is the world's largest and most advanced video search engine. Today, blinkx has indexed more than 35 million hours of audio, video, viral and TV content, and made it fully searchable and available on demand. "
target: Rhythm NewMedia, Inc.
Rhythm connects brand advertisers with highly engaged mobile audiences by selling and serving video, rich media and other immersive advertising formats. Rhythm's technology enables advertising that has broad reach, sharp targeting and precise frequency management.
price ($mm)
$65
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$25
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2.6x
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announced 8/5/2013 via Wall Street Journal

Blinkx Plc, will acquire Grab Media

synopsis: Blinkx, the Internet Media platform powered by CORE, the world’s most advanced video engine, that connects consumers with advertisers through professionally generated content online, entered into an all cash transaction with Grab Media, a leading online video content syndication and advertising platform.
buyer: Blinkx Plc (AIM:RTHM:$316.02)
Blinkx plc is the world's largest and most advanced video search engine. Today, Blinkx has indexed more than 35 million hours of audio, video, viral and TV content, and made it fully searchable and available on demand. "
target parent: Thoma Bravo, LLC
target: Grab Media
Grab Media is a leading premium video distribution company. It connects premium video content from a wide collection of professional sources and brand-name advertisers to ideal viewers. Marketers rely on Grab Media to position their message in front of large-scale, engaged audiences.
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announced 11/9/2011 via

Blinkx Plc, will acquire Prime Visibility Media Group, Corp.

synopsis: Blinkx plc and Prime Visibility Media Group, Inc. ("PVMG"), a leading online performance advertising network and digital marketing agency have announced that they have entered into a definitive stock purchase agreement pursuant to which Blinkx has acquired the entire issued and to be issued shares of common stock and preferred stock of PVMG.
buyer: Blinkx Plc (AIM:RTHM:$316.02)
Blinkx plc is the world's largest and most advanced video search engine. Today, blinkx has indexed more than 26 million hours of audio, video, viral and TV content, and made it fully searchable and available on demand. "
target: Prime Visibility Media Group, Corp.
Prime Visibility Media Group, is a digital marketing company with three operating units: Prime Visibility, an award winning search marketing agency; AdOn Network, a long tail performance, cost-per-click advertising network; and Predic.tv, an early stage rich media advertising company.
price ($mm)
$36
rev ($mm)
$30
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1.2x
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announced 2/4/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Taptica, will acquire RhythmOne plc

synopsis: Taptica, a global leader in advertising technologies, announced the acquisition of RhythmOne, a tech-enabled digital media company that connects online audiences with brands through premium content across devices.
buyer: Taptica (AIM:TAP:$289.31)
Taptica is a publicly traded, global end-to-end mobile advertising platform that helps the world’s top brands reach their most valuable users with the widest range of traffic sources available today. "
target: RhythmOne plc (AIM:RTHM:$316.02)
RhythmOne is a tech-enabled digital media company that connects online audiences with brands through premium content across devices. Through its fully integrated programmatic platform, RhythmMax, the Company offers digital advertising inventory across owned, controlled and extended supply sources.
price ($mm)[EV]
$175 [$162]
rev ($mm)
$316
EBITDA ($mm)
$15
EV / rev
0.5x
EV / EBITDA
10.7x
announced 8/7/2017 via BusinessWire

Taptica, will purchase Buyer Platform from Tremor Video

synopsis: Tremor Video, a leading video monetization software company, announced that it has agreed to sell its buyer platform to Taptica International, Ltd, a global mobile advertising technology platform.
buyer: Taptica (AIM:TAP:$289.31)
Taptica is a global end-to-end mobile advertising platform + Facebook & Instagram Marketing Partner that helps the world’s top brands reach their most valuable users with the widest range of traffic sources available today. "
seller: Tremor Video (TRMR:$166.76)
The acquisition includes the buyer platform from Tremor Video, a leading video monetization software company. Their buyer platform serves trading desks, agencies, and brand marketers who seek brand ad effectiveness and video buying efficiencies at scale across every screen.
price ($mm)[EV]
$50 [$28]
rev ($mm)
$115
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.2x
EV / EBITDA
announced 7/17/2017 via Reuters

Taptica, will acquire Adinnovation Inc.

synopsis: Mobile advertising firm Taptica said it agreed to acquire 57 percent of Adinnovation Inc in cash, the first Israeli acquisition of a Japanese mobile ad company. Adinnovation is the leader in Japan's smartphone advertising industry.
buyer: Taptica (AIM:TAP:$289.31)
Taptica is a global end-to-end mobile advertising platform that helps top brands reach their most valuable users with the widest range of traffic sources available, including social. Their proprietary technology leverages big data, and combined with machine learning, enables quality media targeting."
target: Adinnovation Inc.
Established in 2010, Adinnovation is the leader in Japan's smartphone advertising industry. The company specializes in smartphone application and mobile advertising marketing promotion, implementation, management, tracking, and media site monetization.
price ($mm)
$4.28*
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/8/2015 via Market Wire

Taptica, acquired AreaOne

synopsis: Taptica, the leading mobile user acquisition platform for advertising agencies and brands, announced its purchase of AreaOne, a social marketing technology company. Headquartered in Tel Aviv, AreaOne offers its clients self-service mobile marketing solutions through the proprietary technology of its A1 Platform.
buyer parent: Marimedia Ltd.
buyer: Taptica
Taptica offers data-focused marketing solutions that drive execution and powerful brand insight in mobile, leveraging video, native, and display to reach the most valuable users for every app, service, and brand. "
target: AreaOne
Headquartered in Tel Aviv, AreaOne currently offers its global clients fully managed and self-service mobile marketing solutions through the proprietary technology of the A1 Platform, which automatically guides advertising to meet each client's unique goals.
price ($mm)
$17
rev ($mm)
$7
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.3x
EV / EBITDA
announced 7/31/2014 via BNC Analysis

Marimedia Ltd., will acquire Taptica

synopsis: Mariamedia announced it will acquire Taptica. Taptica is a leading mobile user acquisition platform that offers brands and app developers a full suite of advertising and monetization solutions, bringing value to its thousands of clients by helping them acquire profitable users and generate meaningful revenue.
buyer: Marimedia Ltd. (AIM:TAP:$289.31)
Marimedia optimizes online advertising revenue for publishers globally through Qadabra, its self-developed proprietary software, which uses complex algorithms to establish the optimal, revenue-generating match of publisher advertising inventory with advertiser space. "
target: Taptica
Taptica is a leading mobile user acquisition platform that offers brands and app developers a full suite of advertising and monetization solutions, bringing value to its thousands of clients by helping them acquire profitable users and generate meaningful revenue.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 2/4/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Taptica, will acquire RhythmOne plc

synopsis: Taptica, a global leader in advertising technologies, announced the acquisition of RhythmOne, a tech-enabled digital media company that connects online audiences with brands through premium content across devices.
buyer: Taptica (AIM:TAP:$289.31)
Taptica is a publicly traded, global end-to-end mobile advertising platform that helps the world’s top brands reach their most valuable users with the widest range of traffic sources available today. "
target: RhythmOne plc (AIM:RTHM:$316.02)
RhythmOne is a tech-enabled digital media company that connects online audiences with brands through premium content across devices. Through its fully integrated programmatic platform, RhythmMax, the Company offers digital advertising inventory across owned, controlled and extended supply sources.
price ($mm)[EV]
$175 [$162]
rev ($mm)
$316
EBITDA ($mm)
$15
EV / rev
0.5x
EV / EBITDA
10.7x
announced 4/14/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Intema Solutions, will acquire Advertiise Technologies Inc.

synopsis: Intema Solutions Inc. is to acquire all of the issued and outstanding securities of Advertiise Technologies Inc., an advertising marketplace that connects buyers and sellers of new & unique advertising opportunities as well as existing traditional advertising inventory across all advertising mediums.
buyer: Intema Solutions (TSXV:ITM:$0.09)
Intema is a publicly traded holding company that specializes in holding technological businesses in various technology sectors. They offer services in predictive marketing, behavioral email campaigns and custom integrations all aimed at helping optimize all client's business needs. "
target: Advertiise Technologies Inc.
Advertiise is an advertising marketplace that connects buyers and sellers of new & unique advertising opportunities as well as existing traditional advertising inventory across all advertising mediums.
price ($mm)
$0.74
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/30/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Magnite, acquired SpotX, Inc.

synopsis: Magnite, the largest independent sell-side advertising platform, has completed its acquisition of SpotX from RTL Group. SpotX is one of the leading platforms shaping CTV and video advertising globally. SpotX enables media owners to monetize content across all screens and streams.
buyer: Magnite (RUBI:$188.11)
Magnite is the world’s largest independent sell-side advertising platform. Publishers use Magnite's technology to monetize content across all screens and formats—including desktop, mobile, audio and CTV. Magnite combines Rubicon Project’s programmatic expertise with Telaria’s leadership in CTV. "
target parent: Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA
target: SpotX, Inc.
SpotX is the leading video advertising platform shaping digital video and the future of TV globally. The company’s solutions enable media owners to monetize content across all screens and streams while providing advertisers with direct access to brand-safe, premium inventory.
price ($mm)
$1,169
rev ($mm)
$171
EBITDA ($mm)
$35
EV / rev
6.8x
EV / EBITDA
33.4x
closed 10/19/2016 via BNC Analysis

TrafficAvenue, acquired Cappture

synopsis: Based in Las Vegas and Montreal, TrafficAvenue has completed its acquisition of New York-based Cappture Demand Side Provider. Cappture offers white label ad servers and customized ad experiences in the U.S., Europe and Latin America markets.
buyer: TrafficAvenue
Traffic Avenue is a real time advertising trading platform using RTB (Real Time Bidding) standards. Advertisers and publishers can buy and sell traffic in an automated manner using accurate targeting rules. "
target: Cappture
Cappture is a demand side provider (DSP) that offers white label ad servers and customized ad experiences in the U.S., Europe and Latin America markets.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/15/2016 via BNC Analysis

Oi Media, acquired AdClever Solutions Private Limited

synopsis: Within a short span of getting funded and the joining of Praphul Misra as the Managing Director, Oi media has made its first strategic move by acquiring AdClever; a Pune based Software Company in the OOH (Out of Home) media space.
buyer: Oi Media
Oi Media provides OOH (out of home) Media & Experiential Marketing Services. Oi Media is based in India. "
target: AdClever Solutions Private Limited
AdClever Solutions Pvt Ltd was the first online platform for buying Outdoor Space in Pune, India. AdClever makes the buying and selling process of Outdoor Ad space easy and efficient by solving the outdated, fragmented and the expensive process of outdoor advertising through its digital platform.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/6/2016 via BNC Analysis

Gravity4, acquired ad2one Australia and New Zealand

synopsis: Gravity4 has acquired ad2one Australia and ad2one New Zealand. The company is Australia and New Zealand's largest independent premium digital advertising sales house. As they move to an increasingly digital world, their mission is to generate maximum revenue for brands from all of their digital assets.
buyer: Gravity4
Gravity4 delivers a high frequency marketing cloud that dramatically boosts digital marketing ROI across web, mobile, video, and social channels. Automation, simplicity, and design are the fundamental ingredients behind all the applications and solutions in the Gravity4 Marketing Cloud. "
target: ad2one Australia and New Zealand
ad2one is Australia and New Zealand's largest independent premium digital advertising sales house. As they move to an increasingly digital world, their mission is to generate maximum revenue for brands from all of their digital assets.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/18/2015 via PR Newswire

GroupM, acquired The Exchange Lab

synopsis: WPP's GroupM, the world's leading global media investment group, announces the addition of The Exchange Lab and its proprietary programmatic marketing technology, Proteus, to its portfolio by acquisition of the company. The Exchange Lab is powered by Proteus, a creative and innovative trading platform which is integrated into demand side platforms.
buyer parent: WPP Group, plc
buyer: GroupM
GroupM is the leading global media investment management operation serving as the parent company to WPP media agencies including Mindshare, MEC, MediaCom and Maxus, each global operations in their own right with leading market positions. "
target parent: BGF Fund
target: The Exchange Lab
The Exchange Lab is one company connected to the world's largest programmatic digital media marketplace. Their multi-platform solution unifies all of the top demand side platforms, marketing technologies and exchanges into a touch-point that drives the highest efficiency for advertisers.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/18/2015 via PR Newswire

MediaMath, Inc., acquired Spree7

synopsis: MediaMath, creator of the TerminalOne Marketing Operating System for digital marketers, announced its acquisition of Spree7, a leading digital media consulting and programmatic implementation firm. The acquisition empowers MediaMath to drive programmatic media and data management solutions in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.
buyer parent: Swisscom
buyer: MediaMath, Inc.
MediaMath is a global technology company that's leading the movement to revolutionize traditional marketing and drive transformative results for marketers through its TerminalOne Marketing Operating System(TM). "
target parent: Swisscom
target: Spree7
Spree7 is a leading digital consulting and programmatic implementation firm operating in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. A specialised team of advisers and analysts, along with tracking, data and interface experts, design, program and manage campaigns with levels of granularity.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/14/2015 via PR Newswire

Vize Capital, acquired Bevo Media

synopsis: Bevo Media, a popular tracking platform and ad exchange in the performance marketing industry, has been acquired by Silicon Valley-based private equity firm Vize Capital. Bevo Media was one of the first third party click-tracking platforms made specifically for performance marketers.
buyer: Vize Capital
Vize Capital (VC) is a global investment firm with multi-million dollars in assets under management. VC manages assets through a variety of investment funds exclusively focusing on Internet businesses worldwide. "
target: Bevo Media
The Bevo Media Exchange is the first real time bidding exchange to buy and sell affiliate traffic. Integrated with their popular campaign tracking platform and their newly launched ad buying platform, the Bevo Media Exchange is an easier, more transparent way of buying performance marketing media.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/6/2015 via BusinessWire

Tremor Video, acquired TVN

synopsis: Tremor Video, Inc., the premium video marketplace elevating brand advertising effectiveness across all screens, announced it has acquired Australian-based, TVN, a leading provider of programmatic video advertising solutions in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region.
buyer: Tremor Video (TRMR:$166.76)
Tremor Video is a provider of in-stream video advertising solutions. The company leverages its decisioning engine, innovative video ad formats and publisher technology to deliver the campaign results and scale advertisers should expect from digital video. "
target: TVN
TVN believes in creating success for publishers by connecting buyers and sellers through technology. TVN has partnered with some of the largest broadcasters in Asia Pacific, and by working closely with the sell-side TVN can put together a good “go to market’ strategy that stimulates maximum demand.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/5/2015 via PR Newswire

comScore, Inc., acquired Proximic

synopsis: comScore, Inc. announced that it has acquired Proximic, a Menlo Park, CA-based analytics company that offers solutions focused on bringing transparency to digital advertising for both buyers and sellers.
buyer: comScore, Inc. (SCOR:$368.82)
comScore, Inc. is a global leader in digital measurement and analytics, delivering insights on web, mobile and TV consumer behavior that enable clients to maximize the value of their digital investments. "
target: Proximic
Proximic offers several separate but complementary solutions for both ad buyers and sellers. Using Proximic's solutions, buyers can create customized targeting segments while sellers can normalize categorization and brand protection data across all of their web sites.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/15/2014 via BusinessWire

Yahoo! Inc., acquired BrightRoll Inc.

synopsis: Yahoo! Inc. and BrightRoll, Inc. announced it has acquired BrightRoll, a leading programmatic video advertising platform. BrightRoll is the industry’s leading programmatic video advertising platform for reaching audiences across desktop, mobile and connected TV.
buyer: Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO:$5,409.25)
Yahoo! Inc. is the premier digital media company, creating deeply personal digital experiences that keep more than half a billion people connected to what matters most to them, across devices and around the globe. "
target: BrightRoll Inc.
BrightRoll is the industry’s leading programmatic video advertising platform for reaching audiences across desktop, mobile and connected TV. The company powers digital video advertising for the world’s largest brands, including 87 of the top 100 US advertisers.
price ($mm)
$640
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/18/2014 via PR Newswire

Sharethrough, acquired VAN

synopsis: Sharethrough, the leading feed monetization software for content publishers, announced that is has acquired the UK-based content platform, VAN. Sharethrough's acquisition of VAN will enable Sharethrough to immediately onboard VAN's publisher and brand clients, including the UKTV, BBC, Car Throttle and Phillips.
buyer: Sharethrough
Sharethrough is a feed monetization software for content publishers. The company's flagship publisher product, Sharethrough for Publishers, powers publisher's complete feed monetization strategy, including directly sold campaigns and 3rd party content across their entire suite of properties. "
target: VAN
VAN is a social video platform, providing technology and services to help agencies and brands create shareable video. VAN’s 4 core services are: #KittenCamp, TubeRank, Creator Network and Viral Ad Network.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/31/2014 via BusinessWire

RTL Group, acquired SpotXchange

synopsis: RTL Group, the leading European entertainment network, has acquired a 65 percent majority stake in SpotXchange, the Denver-based video advertising monetization company. SpotXchange was the first online advertising marketplace with an exclusive focus on video.
buyer parent: Bertelsmann AG
buyer: RTL Group (ENXTBR:RTL:$7,373.99)
RTL Group is the leading European entertainment network, with interests in 53 television channels and 27 radio stations and content production throughout the world. RTL Group’s families of TV channels are either the number one or number two in eight European countries. "
target parent: Booyah Networks
target: SpotXchange
SpotXchange is the trusted video advertising platform offering premium publishers holistic yield management in order to maximize revenue for desktop, mobile and connected TV inventory while driving down operational costs. SpotXchange is headquartered north of Denver.
price ($mm)
$144*
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/6/2013 via Market Wire

Centro, LLC, acquired SiteScout

synopsis: Centro, a provider of digital media software and services, announced the acquisition of SiteScout. SiteScout is a self-serve platform for buying banner ads on the web and on mobile devices. The company's easy-to-use platform, transparent reporting and real-time control deliver unparalleled performance for brands, marketers and agencies.
buyer: Centro, LLC
Centro provides the technology platform and services to ease the planning and buying of local online media for agencies throughout North America. Centro facilitates the buying and selling of online advertising among national, regional, and local agencies and thousands of local online publishers. "
target: SiteScout
SiteScout is the world's leading self-serve platform for buying banner ads on the web and on mobile devices. The company's easy-to-use platform, transparent reporting and real-time control deliver unparalleled performance for brands, marketers and agencies.
price ($mm)
$40
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/28/2015 via PE Hub

AppLift, acquired Bidstalk

synopsis: AppLift, a leading mobile app marketing platform, announced the acquisition of Bidstalk, a self-service, white label mobile DSP based in Singapore with an additional R&D center in Bangalore, India. Bidstalk’s proprietary programmatic offering enables marketers to buy RTB-traded mobile inventory on a self-serve basis.
buyer: AppLift
AppLift is a global comprehensive mobile app marketing platform that empowers mobile app publishers to acquire and re-engage quality users at scale. The platform resides on its proprietary LTV optimization technology, which enables ROI maximized user acquisition on a performance basis. "
target: Bidstalk
Founded in 2014, Bidstalk is a white label mobile advertising platform upon which ad agencies, advertisers, publishers and ad exchanges can build their mobile advertising business with absolutely zero investment on technology, to trade mobile ad inventory at scale.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 3/21/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Altice N.V., will acquire Teads

synopsis: Altice N.V. announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Teads, the No. 1 online video advertising marketplace in the world. Publishers work with Teads to create brand new video inventory and manage their existing inventory, monetizing it through their own sales force, Teads sales force, or programmatic buying.
buyer: Altice N.V. (ENXTAM:ATC:$16,678.41)
The Altice Group is a multinational cable, fiber, telecommunications, contents and media company with presence in four regions – Western Europe, the United States, Israel and the Overseas Territories. The Group provides very high speed based services to residential and corporate customers. "
target: Teads
Teads is the inventor of outstream video advertising and the leading native video advertising marketplace. Publishers work with Teads to create brand new outstream video inventory, monetizing it through programmatic buying, their own sales force, or third parties including Teads Demand.
price ($mm)
$306
rev ($mm)
$202
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.5x
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/26/2014 via Yahoo, Inc.

Teads merged with Ebuzzing,

synopsis: Ebuzzing, one of the world's fastest growing providers of technology-driven video advertising solutions and Teads, a video ad management supply side platform (SSP) used by hundreds of renowned publishers and networks, announced the formation of the "Ebuzzing and Teads" group, creating a global leader in video advertising.
buyer: Ebuzzing
Ebuzzing's platform distributes user initiated video advertising experiences globally and across all devices. They create engaging, high impact video experiences, distributing video ads to audiences through placements within social media and premium media properties. "
target: Teads
Teads creates and operates several private marketplaces for its publishers (called "VPX": Video Private Exchange) on which each publisher can manage the monetization of its video ad inventory in a programmatic or traditional way.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 7/24/2019 via PR Newswire

Frankly Media, will acquire Vemba Corporation

synopsis: Frankly Inc. has entered into an agreement to acquire Vemba, a leading video asset management, syndication and monetization platform in a move that strengthens the Company's position as the most advanced Over-The-Top (OTT) Video Management and Cloud Playout system for broadcasters.
buyer: Frankly Media (TSXV:TLK:$19.79)
Frankly Media provides a complete suite of digital solutions for media companies to create, manage, distribute and monetize their content on all platforms maximizing audience engagement and revenue potential. The company is headquartered in New York with offices in Toronto and Atlanta. "
target: Vemba Corporation
Vemba is a next generation video distribution and content discovery platform for premium publishers. They are a uniquely publisher-focused platform that enables content publishers to directly control all components of video distribution, ingestion and monetization.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/23/2014 via PR Newswire

Matomy Media Group, acquired Team Internet AG

synopsis: Global digital performance-based marketing company Matomy Media Group announced that it has acquired a majority ownership position in the Munich-based direct navigation search company Team Internet AG. Team Internet is comprised of two businesses: Parking Crew and DNTX.
buyer: Matomy Media Group (LSE:MTMY:$68.34)
Matomy Media Group is one of the world's leading digital performance-based marketing companies. Working across Web, social media and mobile platforms, Matomy Media Group offers advertisers, networks and publishers a range of opportunities integrated through one gateway. "
target: Team Internet AG
Founded in 2010 and located in Munich, Germany, Team Internet is a leading provider of services in the direct navigation search market. Direct navigation is the preferred way of users to locate a site for the first time, which makes this traffic source a prime vehicle for user acquisition.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$23
EBITDA ($mm)
$4
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
0.0x

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Ticker: VMEO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Vimeo, LLC.
Vimeo, LLC.
Vimeo's mission is to empower creators to make, share and sell amazing videos directly to viewers worldwide, in the highest quality possible with no interruptive advertising. Vimeo is home to the world's leading video creators and the hundreds of millions of viewers who love them.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$369.34
EBITDA ($mm)
($33.72)
EBIT ($mm)
($33.72)
Net Income ($mm)
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Ticker: SZSE:300431
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Beijing Baofeng Technology Co., Ltd.
Beijing Baofeng Technology Co., Ltd. was established in January 2007 as China's largest Internet video broadcast platform.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$100.50
EBITDA ($mm)
$27.18
EBIT ($mm)
$24.78
Net Income ($mm)
$26.71
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Ticker: NasdaqCM:SJ
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Scienjoy Holding Corporation
Scienjoy Holding Corporation
Founded in 2011, Scienjoy is a leading show live streaming video entertainment social platform in China. With more than 200 million registered users, Scienjoy currently operates three primary online live streaming brands with websites and mobile apps: Showself, Lehai, and Haixiu.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$136.14
EBITDA ($mm)
$24.27
EBIT ($mm)
$24.19
Net Income ($mm)
$23.21
Employees
0
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Ticker: KOSDAQ:A089230
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The E&M Co., Ltd.
The E&M Co., Ltd.
The E&M Co., Ltd. is an entertainment and media company in Korea. The company operates two live streaming platforms in Korea, POPKON TV and CELUV TV. POPKON TV is designed for consumer use while CELUV TV is a platform that allows famous celebrities to interact and communicate with viewers.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$13.58
EBITDA ($mm)
$2.46
EBIT ($mm)
$1.37
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
204
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Ticker: AIM:TAP
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Taptica
Taptica
Taptica is a global end-to-end mobile advertising platform + Facebook & Instagram Marketing Partner that helps the world’s top brands reach their most valuable users with the widest range of traffic sources available today.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$289.31
EBITDA ($mm)
$38.16
EBIT ($mm)
$23.39
Net Income ($mm)
$15.85
Employees
122
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Ticker: IZEA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
IZEA, Inc.
IZEA, Inc.
IZEA is the pioneer of Social Sponsorship. The company builds cloud-based marketplaces that connect Brands with Creators who blog, tweet, pin, and post on their behalf. Brands receive influential consumer content and engaging shareable stories that drive awareness.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$20.60
EBITDA ($mm)
($5.01)
EBIT ($mm)
($5.93)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
125
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Ticker: CSE: SPO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
SponsorsOne Inc.
SponsorsOne Inc.
SponsorsOne is positioning itself to become the leader in the next evolution of digital marketing with the SponsorsCloud platform for social sponsorship and commerce. The SponsorsCloud enables one-to-one, authentic engagement between brands, influencers and their social networks.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
($1.83)
EBIT ($mm)
($1.84)
Net Income ($mm)
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Ticker: ADJ
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Adslot Pty Ltd.
Adslot Pty Ltd.
Adslot Pty Ltd. operates an automated auction based advertisement sales platform for display and video/TV advertisement inventory. It offers classifieds advertisement sales solutions for classifieds publishers to sell display advertisements against classifieds search keywords.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
$4.33
EBITDA ($mm)
($3.97)
EBIT ($mm)
($6.39)
Net Income ($mm)
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