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closed 5/22/2019 via Company Press Release

t’works Group, acquired text&form GmbH

synopsis: The t’works Group has acquired text&form GmbH, a leading provider of translation, localization and SAP language consultancy services based in Berlin, Germany. While text&form will become part of the t’works family it will continue to operate independently under current management and maintain its brand.
buyer: t’works Group
German t’works specializes in patent, legal, and financial translation, as well as translation services in the fields of life sciences, software and IT. t’works offers its customers comprehensive, quality-driven translation services, enabling them to speak the languages of their markets. "
target: text&form GmbH
text&form is a leading ISO 17100 certified translation service provider with offices in Berlin and Toronto. Areas of expertise include SAP translation and language consultancy, software and multimedia localization and the translation of highly complex technical documentation.
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closed 5/5/2021 via PR Newswire

Syniti, acquired Data Migration Resources Inc.

synopsis: Syniti, a global leader in enterprise data management, and Data Migration Resources, Inc. (DMR), a proven provider of high-quality data to the world's leading organizations, announced they have merged. DMR helps the world's leading organizations with the challenge of SAP data management.
buyer parent: Bridge Growth Partners, LLC
buyer: Syniti
Syniti solves the world's most complex data challenges by uniquely combining intelligent AI-driven software and vast data expertise to yield certain and superior business outcomes. For over 25 years, Syniti has partnered with the Fortune 2000 to unlock valuable insights that propel growth. "
target: Data Migration Resources Inc.
Data Migration Resources, Inc. (DMR) helps the world's leading organizations with the challenge of SAP data management. They offer specialized tools and professional services that support SAP data migration, SAP data quality, and SAP master data governance.
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closed 3/3/2021 via BNC Analysis

Sapphire Systems Inc., acquired In Cloud Solutions

synopsis: Sapphire Systems, a leading enterprise software applications and digital operating technology provider, has acquired In Cloud Solutions, the largest SAP Business ByDesign specialist in the UK. In Cloud Solutions helps their clients to optmise their company with SAP’s Business ByDesign, one of the best cloud based ERP solutions in the world.
buyer parent: Horizon Capital LLP
buyer: Sapphire Systems Inc.
Sapphire Systems is a leading provider of enterprise software applications and digital operating technology. Established in 1993, Sapphire Systems has developed a reputation as a leading global provider of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and financial management solutions (FMS). "
target: In Cloud Solutions
In Cloud Solutions is the largest SAP Business ByDesign specialist in the UK. In Cloud Solutions helps their clients to optimise their company with SAP’s Business ByDesign, a leading cloud based ERP solution. They enable businesses to grow and rapidly respond to market and customer needs.
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announced 2/25/2021 via BNC Analysis

SNP Schneider-Neureither & Partner AG, will acquire EXA AG

synopsis: SNP, a global provider of software for managing complex digital transformation processes, will acquire a 74.9% stake in EXA AG, a German provider of digital transformation solutions for financial management. EXA offers solutions for operational transfer pricing and global value chains. They also provide solutions for SAP and open source products.
buyer: SNP Schneider-Neureither & Partner AG (DB:SHF:$184.30)
SNP helps clients adapt their business models and successfully utilize opportunities for digitalization with IT that is receptive to change. With SAP LT, SNP provides the leading software suite for data transformations that automatically analyzes, implements and maintains changes to IT systems. "
target: EXA AG
EXA AG is a German provider of digital transformation solutions and services for financial management. EXA offers solutions for operational transfer pricing and global value chains. They also provide solutions for SAP and open source technologies.
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closed 2/10/2021 via Company Press Release

Swisscom, acquired Webtiser AG

synopsis: Swisscom is expanding its expertise in the field of customer experience with the acquisition of Swiss specialist in SAP e-commerce, Webtiser Ltd. Webtiser is an SAP service provider which specialises in e-commerce. Webtiser also designs, develops and operates custom solutions for the digital sales process on the basis of SAP Commerce.
buyer: Swisscom (SWX:SCMN:$12,603.55)
Swisscom, Switzerland’s leading telecoms company and one of its leading IT companies, is headquartered in Ittigen, close to the capital city Berne. Outside Switzerland, Swisscom has a presence on the Italian market in the guise of Fastweb. "
target: Webtiser AG
Based in Switzerland, Webtiser is an SAP service provider which specialises in e-commerce. Alongside its consulting services, Webtiser designs, develops and operates custom solutions for the digital sales process on the basis of SAP Commerce (formerly hybris).
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closed 1/17/2021 via BNC Analysis

Sapphire Systems Inc., acquired Pioneer B1, LLC

synopsis: UK-based Sapphire Systems has acquired Pioneer B1, an SAP Business One partner that transforms Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) projects into predictable and pleasant experiences. The acquisition allows Sapphire Systems to gain a deeper SAP customer footprint in the United States.
buyer parent: Horizon Capital LLP
buyer: Sapphire Systems Inc.
Sapphire Systems is a leading provider of enterprise software applications and digital operating technology. Established in 1993, Sapphire Systems has developed a reputation as a leading global provider of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and financial management solutions (FMS). "
target: Pioneer B1, LLC
Pioneer is an SAP One Gold Partner that transforms Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) projects into predictable and pleasant experiences. The company's focus on transparency, accountability, and communication helps expedite ticket handling and project delivery.
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announced 12/12/2020 via BNC Analysis

KBJ S.A., will acquire Roemer & Szczepkowski Group

synopsis: KBJ, a leading provider of SAP services and technology in Poland, will acquire a 51% stake in Roemer & Szczepkowski Group (R&S Group), a Polish consulting company that specializes in SAP solutions. R&S Group helps businesses of all sizes to implement SAP solutions. They offer preconfigured solutions to lower costs and reduce implementation time.
buyer: KBJ S.A. (WSE:KBJ:$16.19)
KBJ is a leading provider of SAP services and technology in Poland. KBJ provides services for a wide range of SAP products. They offer services for ERP, S/4 HANA, business intelligence, SAP development, HR portals, application maintenance, and more. "
target: Roemer & Szczepkowski Group
Roemer & Szczepkowski Group (R&S Group) is a Polish consulting company that specializes in SAP solutions. R&S Group helps businesses of all sizes to implement SAP software solutions. They offer preconfigured solutions to lower costs and reduce implementation time.
price ($mm)
$0.36*
rev ($mm)
$2
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0.4x
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closed 11/11/2020 via Company Press Release

Serac merged with Xperi Insights B.V.,

synopsis: Serac, a Dutch SAP Gold Partner that provides flexible, integrated business processes automation, has merged with Netherlands-based Xperi. With the merger of the two SAP Gold Partners, a one-stop-shop has been created for medium-sized organizations that want to work smarter and more efficiently by using SAP solutions.
buyer: Xperi Insights B.V.
Netherlands-based Xperi is a SAP Gold Partner that offers companies powerful solutions such as ERP, Business intelligence, integration platform, and business apps. Xperi focuses on the midmarket with its SAP solutions and services, making them directly applicable for medium-sized to large companies."
target: Serac
Serac is a SAP Gold Partner based in the Netherlands, providing flexible, integrated business processes automation. Serac's services include SAP Business One implementation and training, private cloud, help desk, network services, and more.
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closed 10/16/2020 via PR Newswire

Prometheus Group, acquired Utopia Global Inc.

synopsis: Prometheus Group, a leading global provider of asset management operations and optimization software, announced the acquisition of Utopia Global, Inc., a leading data solutions company known for its end-to-end data quality, data migration and data governance solutions.
buyer parent: Genstar Capital LLC
buyer: Prometheus Group
Prometheus Group is a leading global provider of comprehensive and intuitive plant maintenance operations and optimization software, with a broad platform of solutions addressing the unique idiosyncrasies and requirements of heavy asset operators. "
target: Utopia Global Inc.
Utopia Global, Inc. was co-founded in 2003 and is widely regarded as the thought leader for enterprise data management software solutions and services that enable organizations to analyze, correct, enrich, and govern their data.
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closed 10/6/2020 via BusinessWire

Accenture, acquired Zag Limited

synopsis: Accenture, a global professional services company, has acquired Zag, a company that is trusted by more than 90 organizations across Australasia to provide SAP, Cloud and Spatial solutions, support and consulting.
buyer: Accenture (ACN:$45,676.89)
Accenture is a global professional services company, providing a range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology & operations. Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance & create value for their stakeholders. "
target: Zag Limited
Zag is trusted by more than 90 organizations across Australasia to provide SAP, Cloud and Spatial solutions, support and consulting.
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closed 9/16/2020 via Company Press Release

Gigas Hosting, S.A., acquired Ignitar

synopsis: Spain-based Gigas, an international cloud computing services company, has acquired IGNITAR. Headquartered in Dublin, Ireland, IGNITAR provides cloud hosting services to some 136 corporate customers, focused mostly on the SAP Business One ERP (enterprise resource planning) software.
buyer: Gigas Hosting, S.A. (BME:GIGA:$13.64)
Gigas is an international cloud computing services company based in Madrid, Spain. The company helps clients in the adoption and optimization of cloud technology through its simple, secure, reliable, and scalable cloud hosting platform. "
target: Ignitar
Dublin-based Ignitar provides cloud hosting services to 136 corporate customers, focused mainly on the SAP Business One ERP (enterprise resource planning) software. Ignitar serves medium-sized enterprises and SAP partners in Ireland, the UK, Netherlands, and Scandinavia.
price ($mm)
$2.62*
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$2
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$1
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1.6x
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5.0x
closed 6/17/2020 via Company Press Release

Scriptis, acquired MTM LinguaSoft

synopsis: Scriptis, a Canadian ISO 17100-certified leader in business translation and localization solutions, has acquired MTM LinguaSoft, a US-based language services company known since 2003 for blending linguistic, cultural and technological expertise.
buyer: Scriptis
Scriptis has been providing language services since 2008 with precision and responsiveness. Based near Montreal, the team of more than thirty includes translators, writers, localization engineers, and project managers. "
target: MTM LinguaSoft
MTM LinguaSoft is a US-based language services company known since 2003 for blending linguistic, cultural and technological expertise. The company has developed strong expertise in localization for all print and digital multimedia.
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closed 5/13/2020 via Company Press Release

Ai Media, acquired Alternative Communication Services

synopsis: Ai-Media, a global provider of technology-enabled live and recorded captioning, transcription, and translation services, has acquired Alternative Communications Services (ACS) to accelerate its growth in the North American market. ACS is one of the leading providers of voice-to-text captioning and sign language services in North America.
buyer: Ai Media
Australia-based Ai-Media is a global leader in the provision of high-quality live and recorded captioning, transcription, and translation services. Its unique technology platform combines artificial intelligence and human expertise to deliver market-leading speech-to-text accuracy. "
target: Alternative Communication Services
Alternative Communication Services (ACS) provides captioning, voice-to-text, post production, and interpreting services. ACS provides CART (Communication Access Real-Time Translation), remote CART, captioning, and Text Interpreting for businesses and educational institutions in English and Spanish.
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closed 4/15/2020 via Company Press Release

SD Worx, acquired Adessa Group

synopsis: SD Worx, supplier of people solutions that enables organizations to use HR to deliver added value to their businesses, has acquired Adessa Group, a provider of HR software to assist its clients in all aspects of their projects, from technical integration to outsourcing.
buyer: SD Worx
Belgium-based SD Worx is a supplier of people solutions, enabling organisations to use HR to deliver added value to their businesses. SD Worx is the co-founder of the Payroll Services Alliance, a global strategic network of payroll companies that together handle 32 million payroll calculations. "
target: Adessa Group
Adessa Group is a pan-European SAP HCM, SuccessFactors, Qualtrics and Kronos partner with a focus on Advisory, Implementation, Integration and Migration from OnPremise to the Cloud. Adessa aims to assist its clients in all aspects of their projects, from technical integration to outsourcing.
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closed 4/8/2020 via Company Press Release

Ufenau Capital Partners AG, acquired Ikor AG

synopsis: Ufenau Capital Partners, a privately-owned Swiss Investor Group, has acquired IKOR, a technology consultancy, cross-product integration specialist and developer of SAP applications. Headquartered in Hamburg, IKOR accompanies development and commercial banks, insurers, and industry through the course of digitalization.
buyer: Ufenau Capital Partners AG
Ufenau Capital Partners is a privately-owned Swiss Investor Group that advises private investors, family offices, and institutional investors with their investments in private equity. The firm invests in the Education & Lifestyle, Business Services, Healthcare, and Financial Services sectors. "
target: Ikor AG
IKOR is a Germany technology consultancy, cross-product integration specialist, and software manufacturer. The company is a developer of SAP applications and is one of the leading consulting firms for Guidewire solutions in Europe.
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closed 3/30/2020 via Company Press Release

Vision33, Inc., acquired ProjectBlue Software Applications, Inc.

synopsis: Vision33, Inc., a global IT professional services consultancy, has announced the acquisition of ProjectBlue Software Applications, Inc. As a silver-level SAP® channel partner, ProjectBlue has an excellent reputation in Atlantic Canada as an SAP® Business One reseller, providing business software and professional services to growing businesses.
buyer: Vision33, Inc.
Vision33 is a global IT professional services consultancy that solves customer business challenges. They partner with organizations to understand their vision and help them reach it with the right blend of strategy, consulting, and technology. "
target: ProjectBlue Software Applications, Inc.
As a silver-level SAP® channel partner, ProjectBlue has an excellent reputation in Atlantic Canada as an SAP® Business One reseller, providing business software and professional services to growing businesses.
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closed 3/26/2020 via BNC Analysis

KPMG International, acquired Shivansh Solutions

synopsis: KPMG, a global network of professional services firms, has acquired Shivansh Solutions, a SAP consulting company in India. Shivansh provides tailored solutions to help their clients get the most out of their SAP investment. Their services include SAP implementation, offshore & onsite support, business process consultancy, SAP system audit and more.
buyer: KPMG International
KPMG is a global network of professional services firms providing Audit, Tax and Advisory services. They operate in 154 countries and territories and have 200,000 people working in member firms around the world. "
target: Shivansh Solutions
Shivansh Solutions is a SAP consulting company in India. Shivansh provides tailored solutions to help their clients get the most out of their SAP investment. Their services include SAP implementation, offshore & onsite support, business process consultancy, SAP system audit, and data migration.
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announced 3/25/2020 via BNC Analysis

Waterland Private Equity Investments, will acquire Direkt Gruppe

synopsis: Waterland, an independent private equity investment group, is to buy Germany-based IT and business consultancy Direkt Gruppe. They specialize in IT Consulting, SAP® Process consulting, Enterprise Collaboration, Social Intranets, E-Commerce and Cloud Applications Development, Online Marketing, and more.
buyer: Waterland Private Equity Investments
Based in the Netherlands, Waterland is an independent private equity investment group that supports entrepreneurs in realising their growth ambitions. Waterland enables its portfolio companies to achieve accelerated growth both organically and through acquisitions. "
target: Direkt Gruppe
The Direkt Gruppe is a german IT and Business consultancy, which specializes in IT Consulting, SAP® Process consulting, Enterprise Collaboration, Social Intranets, E-Commerce and Cloud Applications Development, Online Marketing, and more.
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announced 3/18/2020 via BNC Analysis

TAKARA & COMPANY LTD., will acquire Simul International, Inc.

synopsis: TAKARA & COMPANY LTD. is to acquire Simul International, Inc. from Benesse Holdings, Inc. Since its founding in 1965, Simul has supported international communication for 55 years by providing high-quality interpreting services at important international conferences in the areas of politics, economics and culture of Japan.
buyer: TAKARA & COMPANY LTD. (TSE:7921:$171.46)
TAKARA & COMPANY LTD., formerly TAKARA PRINTING CO., LTD., is a Japan-based company mainly engaged in the production of disclosure related documents. "
target parent: Benesse Holdings, Inc.
target: Simul International, Inc.
Since its founding in 1965, Simul has supported international communication for 55 years by providing high-quality interpreting services at important international conferences in the areas of politics, economics and culture of Japan.
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$47
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$48
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announced 3/11/2020 via BNC Analysis

Astra Global will be merged with Pivot Cloud Solutions,

synopsis: Astra Global will merge with Pivot Cloud Solutions, an Irish technology company specialising in digital transformation for the FinTech sector. Astra Global is a software development and consulting company in the UK. Astra Global provides expert consulting services to help their customers maximize their SAP investment.
buyer: Pivot Cloud Solutions
Pivot Cloud Solutions is an Irish technology company specialising in digital transformation for the FinTech sector. Pivot offers a cloud platform that uses AI to help businesses map all legacy systems business processes and automate repeated processes. "
target: Astra Global
Astra Global is a software development and consulting company in the UK that specialises in SAP technologies. Astra Global provides expert consulting services to help their customers maximize their SAP investment. They also offer products for proof of delivery, master data management, and logistics.
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closed 5/22/2019 via Company Press Release

t’works Group, acquired text&form GmbH

synopsis: The t’works Group has acquired text&form GmbH, a leading provider of translation, localization and SAP language consultancy services based in Berlin, Germany. While text&form will become part of the t’works family it will continue to operate independently under current management and maintain its brand.
buyer: t’works Group
German t’works specializes in patent, legal, and financial translation, as well as translation services in the fields of life sciences, software and IT. t’works offers its customers comprehensive, quality-driven translation services, enabling them to speak the languages of their markets. "
target: text&form GmbH
text&form is a leading ISO 17100 certified translation service provider with offices in Berlin and Toronto. Areas of expertise include SAP translation and language consultancy, software and multimedia localization and the translation of highly complex technical documentation.
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closed 5/22/2019 via Company Press Release

t’works Group, acquired text&form GmbH

synopsis: The t’works Group has acquired text&form GmbH, a leading provider of translation, localization and SAP language consultancy services based in Berlin, Germany. While text&form will become part of the t’works family it will continue to operate independently under current management and maintain its brand.
buyer: t’works Group
German t’works specializes in patent, legal, and financial translation, as well as translation services in the fields of life sciences, software and IT. t’works offers its customers comprehensive, quality-driven translation services, enabling them to speak the languages of their markets. "
target: text&form GmbH
text&form is a leading ISO 17100 certified translation service provider with offices in Berlin and Toronto. Areas of expertise include SAP translation and language consultancy, software and multimedia localization and the translation of highly complex technical documentation.
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closed 6/10/2020 via Company Press Release

RWS Holdings plc, acquired Webdunia

synopsis: RWS Holdings Plc has informed about the acquisition of Webdunia. With over 600 employees, and offices in India, Thailand and the US, Webdunia is a leader in translation, localization and technology services to technology and digital companies in the Indian and North American markets.
buyer: RWS Holdings plc (AIM:RWS:$471.81)
Based in the UK, RWS is a leading provider of patent translations and one of the leading players in the provision of intellectual property support services and a market leader in life sciences translations and linguistic validation as well as a language service provider in other technical areas. "
target: Webdunia
With over 600 employees, and offices in India, Thailand and the US, Webdunia is a leader in translation, localization and technology services to technology and digital companies in the Indian and North American markets.
price ($mm)
$21
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$14
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$3
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closed 6/10/2020 via Company Press Release

RWS Holdings plc, acquired Iconic Translation Machines

synopsis: RWS Holdings plc, one of the world’s leading language, intellectual property support services and localization providers, announces the acquisitions of Iconic Translation Machines, Ltd. Iconic Translation Machines is a multi-award winning Neural Machine Translation provider who specialises in bespoke solutions for enterprise users.
buyer: RWS Holdings plc (AIM:RWS:$471.81)
Based in the UK, RWS is a leading provider of patent translations and one of the leading players in the provision of intellectual property support services and a market leader in life sciences translations and linguistic validation as well as a language service provider in other technical areas. "
target: Iconic Translation Machines
Iconic Translation Machines is a multi-award winning Neural Machine Translation provider who specialises in bespoke solutions for enterprise users. Iconic helps the world’s largest enterprises to adopt bespoke, secure AI-powered translation solutions.
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$10
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$1
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closed 5/11/2016 via Market Wire

Welocalize, acquired Nova Language Services Ltd.

synopsis: Welocalize, global leader in innovative translation and localization solutions, has acquired Nova Traductors i Intèrprets, S.L., doing business as Nova Language Services (Nova). Founded in 1998, Nova, provides specialized translation and localization services to multinational businesses.
buyer: Welocalize
Welocalize, Inc. offers innovative language services to help global brands reach audiences around the world in more than 175 languages. They provide translation and localization services, talent management, language tools, automation and technology, quality and program management. "
target: Nova Language Services Ltd.
Nova Language Services provides regulated industry language solutions including translation, web and marketing localization, interpretation and multimedia services. Nova primarily focuses on services for the life sciences industry, including biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical device.
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closed 11/6/2015 via BusinessWire

RWS Group, acquired Corporate Translations

synopsis: Corporate Translations Inc (CTi), the world's leading life sciences translation and linguistic validation provider, has been acquired by RWS, the leading provider of intellectual property support services. CTi is based in Connecticut, USA to cater for the growing demand for high quality translation services in the life sciences sector.
buyer parent: RWS Holdings plc
buyer: RWS Group (AIM:RWS:$139.20)
RWS Group is a global leader in language services. It is a leading provider of intellectual property support services and high level technical translation and localisation services for clients in engineering, electronics, pharmaceutical and life sciences, chemical, legal and financial industries. "
target: Corporate Translations
Corporate Translations is the preferred supplier of translation solutions to the the world’s top pharmaceutical and biotech companies. Founded in 1990, the company has become a recognized expert in successfully managing translation projects for the world’s top pharmaceutical and biotech companies.
price ($mm)
$70
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$23
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$5
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closed 3/10/2019 via BNC Analysis

Morningside Translations, Inc., acquired Net-Translators

synopsis: Morningside, a leading translation services company, has acquired Net-Translators, a leading translation, localization, and multilingual testing company based in Isreal. Net-Translators helps medical-device manufacturers, software developers and hardware companies prepare their products and services for worldwide deployment.
buyer: Morningside Translations, Inc.
Morningside is a leading translation services company partnering with the Am Law 100 and Fortune 500 companies around the globe. Headquartered in New York City, they maintain a powerful global network of language consultants and legal professionals in over 100 languages and dialects. "
target: Net-Translators
Net-Translators is a leading translation, localization, and multilingual testing company based in Isreal. Net-Translators helps medical-device manufacturers, software developers and hardware companies prepare their products and services for worldwide deployment.
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closed 1/7/2015 via BNC Analysis

Keywords Studios, acquired Reverb Localization

synopsis: Keywords Studios, the international technical services provider to the global video games industry, completed the acquisition of Reverb Localization. Founded in 2012 and based in Rio de Janeiro, Reverb provides localisation and audio management services for Brazilian Portuguese for leading games including World of Warcraft and Magic the Gathering.
buyer: Keywords Studios (AIM:KWS:$451.13)
Keywords is an international technical service provider to the global Video Game Industry. With over 1,500 games passionate employees around the world, they provide a range of translation, testing, audio, customer care and art production services to Video Game Developers and Publishers alike. "
target: Reverb Localization
Reverb Localization is a game & IT localization company located in Rio de Janeiro. With their highly qualified translators and high end translation tools, Reverb offers spotless translation & localization services. They have in-house translators and a freelancer pool of seasoned professionals.
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announced 5/9/2014 via BNC Analysis

Keywords Studios, will acquire Binari Sonori

synopsis: Keywords Studios PLC, an international technical service provider to the global Video Game Industry, has agreed to acquire Binari Sonori. Binari Sonori is a provider of outsourced voice-over and translation services to the international video games market with operations in Milan, Italy and Los Angeles in the US.
buyer: Keywords Studios (AIM:KWS:$451.13)
Keywords is an international technical service provider to the global Video Game Industry with offices in Dublin, Tokyo, Seattle, Montreal and Rome. Working on a worldwide basis, they provide a range of linguistic, testing, and quality control services to Video Game Developers and Publishers alike. "
target: Binari Sonori
Binari Sonori is a global leader in localization, translation, and production of international contents for digital entertainment, with a strong focus and unparalleled qualifications in the localization of video games.
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$16
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$14
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closed 3/3/2017 via PR Newswire

Lionbridge Technologies, Inc., acquired Exequo

synopsis: Lionbridge Technologies, Inc. announced the acquisition of Exequo, a privately-held audio production, translation & localization company that specializes in global video game services. Exequo will become part of Lionbridge Game Services, a Lionbridge service that provides end-to-end localization & testing services for game & entertainment studios.
buyer: Lionbridge Technologies, Inc. (LIOX:$556.65)
Lionbridge provide detail-critical business processes, including translation, online marketing, global content management and application testing solutions, which ensure global brand consistency, local relevancy and technical usability across all touch points of the customer lifecycle. "
target: Exequo
Exequo is a privately-held audio production, translation and localization company that specializes in global video game services. Founded in 1998, Exequo is one of the most recognized and respected brands in the games services industry.
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closed 7/22/2008 via BusinessWire

Emergent Medical Associates, acquired Language Access Network Inc.

synopsis: Emergent Medical Associates is pleased to announce it has finalized the purchase of a majority interest in Language Access Network, LLC. LAN provides on-demand language interpretation services through video and audio conferencing in hospitals and other health care venues nationwide.
buyer: Emergent Medical Associates
Emergent Medical Associates, headquartered in Manhattan Beach, CA, is a premier provider of physician staffing & practice management services for 15 Emergency Departments with an annual census of over 400,000 visits throughout California. "
target: Language Access Network Inc.
Language Access Network Inc. is a pioneer in video language interpretation services. Language Access Network provides pharmacies and medical facilities with professionally trained interpreters 24 hours a day, seven days a week through our centralized video language center.
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announced 10/25/2017 via BNC Analysis

Keywords Studios, will acquire VMC Consulting Corporation

synopsis: Technical services provider Keywords Studios is set to buy QA and customer support provider VMC from owner Volt Information Sciences. VMC provides functional testing, customer support and localization services both in and outside of the games industry.
buyer: Keywords Studios (AIM:KWS:$451.13)
Keywords Studios is an international technical services provider to the global video games industry. They provide integrated art production, localization, testing, audio, player support and engineering services across 50 languages and 14 game platforms to blue chip clients in over 18 countries. "
target parent: Volt Information Sciences, Inc.
target: VMC Consulting Corporation
VMC combines technical expertise and vigilant dedication to deliver unmatched development, QA, localization, and technical support services. VMC serves as a seamless extension of their client's team to improve product quality, accelerate productivity, and maximize customer satisfaction.
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$66
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announced 10/18/2017 via PR Newswire

RWS Holdings plc, will acquire Moravia

synopsis: Moravia announced that RWS Holdings plc has signed a purchase agreement to acquire the Moravia IT Group companies. Based in the Czech Republic, Moravia is a globalization solution provider, enabling companies in the information technology, e-learning, and life sciences industries to enter global markets with high quality multilingual products.
buyer: RWS Holdings plc (AIM:RWS:$471.81)
Based in the UK, RWS is a leading provider of patent translations and one of the leading players in the provision of intellectual property support services and a market leader in life sciences translations and linguistic validation as well as a language service provider in other technical areas. "
target parent: Clarion Capital Partners, LLC
target: Moravia
Based in the Czech Republic, Moravia is a leading globalization solution provider, enabling companies in the information technology, e-learning, and life sciences industries to enter global markets with high quality multilingual products.
price ($mm)
$320
rev ($mm)
$159
EBITDA ($mm)
$27
EV / rev
2.0x
EV / EBITDA
11.8x
closed 6/8/2016 via BusinessWire

United Language Group, acquired KJ International Resources

synopsis: KJ International Resources (KJI) announced that it has been acquired by United Language Group, a Minneapolis-based global organization. KJI is a leading provider of translation and localization services in a wide range of medical, technical and other highly regulated fields. KJI is strategically important to ULG's porfolio of language solutions.
buyer parent: United Language Group
buyer: United Language Group
United Language Group is a global organization headquartered in Minneapolis with offices in New York, Hong Kong, Galway (Ireland), and London. ULG is dedicated to building and managing a portfolio of high-performing and complementary language service providers. "
target: KJ International Resources
KJ International Resources is a leading provider of translation and localization services in a wide range of medical, technical and other highly regulated fields. KJ is committed to excellent customer service and high quality language services.
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closed 2/16/2015 via PR Newswire

Clarion Capital Partners, LLC, acquired Moravia

synopsis: Moravia, a leading globalization solution provider, enabling companies in the information technology, e-learning, and life sciences industries to enter global markets with high-quality multilingual products, announced that Clarion Capital Partners, a New York-based middle market private equity firm, has acquired a majority interest in the company.
buyer: Clarion Capital Partners, LLC
Clarion Capital Partners, LLC is a private equity investment firm which seeks to make primarily control private equity investments in a diversified portfolio of middle-market companies. The firm focuses in industries such as Business, Healthcare, Financial, Consumer Products, Retail, and Media. "
target: Moravia
Moravia's services address the complex localization demands of leading global brands and fast-growing companies, primarily in the IT and life science industry sectors.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$100
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/17/2020 via Company Press Release

Keywords Studios, acquired Jinglebell Communications

synopsis: Keywords Studios has announced the acquisition of Jinglebell Communications. Founded in 1981 and based in Milan, Italy, Jinglebell is a boutique recording studio that provides audio recording, music production and sound design for video games and advertisements.
buyer: Keywords Studios (AIM:KWS:$451.13)
Ireland’s Keywords Studios is an international technical services provider to the global video games industry. It provides integrated art creation, software engineering, testing, localization, audio and customer care services to a blue-chip client base. "
target: Jinglebell Communications
Founded in 1981 and based in Milan, Italy, Jinglebell is a boutique recording studio that provides audio recording, music production and sound design for video games and advertisements.
price ($mm)
$2.13
rev ($mm)
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closed 12/18/2019 via BNC Analysis

Keywords Studios, acquired Syllabes

synopsis: Keywords Studios, an international technical services provider to the global video games industry, has acquired Montreal-based Syllabes, a company that specializes in audio recording and casting services in French and English for the video games industry.
buyer: Keywords Studios (AIM:KWS:$451.13)
Ireland’s Keywords Studios is an international technical services provider to the global video games industry. It provides integrated art creation, software engineering, testing, localization, audio and customer care services to a blue-chip client base. "
target: Syllabes
Montreal-based Syllabes specializes in audio recording and casting services in French and English for the video games industry.
price ($mm)
$0.36
rev ($mm)
$1
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.7x
EV / EBITDA
announced 9/19/2019 via Company Press Release

Keywords Studios, will acquire TV+SYNCHRON

synopsis: Keywords Studios, an international technical services provider to the global video games industry, will acquire TV+SYNCHRON (TVS), a veteran of the German dubbing and localization industry. Based in Berlin, Germany, TVS has more than 25 years of experience of dubbing and localizing content into German, working across a range of media and formats.
buyer: Keywords Studios (AIM:KWS:$451.13)
Ireland’s Keywords Studios is an international technical services provider to the global video games industry. It provides integrated art creation, software engineering, testing, localization, audio and customer care services to a blue-chip client base. "
target: TV+SYNCHRON
TV+SYNCHRON (TVS) is a veteran of the German dubbing and localization industry. Based in Berlin, Germany, TVS has more than 25 years of experience of dubbing and localizing content into German, working across a range of media and formats.
price ($mm)
$4.09
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/6/2019 via BusinessWire

TransPerfect Translations International, Inc., acquired MoGi Group

synopsis: TransPerfect, the world’s largest provider of language and technology solutions for global business, has acquired MoGi Group, a Dublin-based gaming solutions house recognized as a premier partner for studios, developers, and content owners in the gaming space. MoGi provides video game localization, community management, player support, and more.
buyer: TransPerfect Translations International, Inc.
TransPerfect is the world’s largest provider of language and technology solutions for global business. More than 5,000 global organizations employ TransPerfect’s GlobalLink Product Suite to simplify the management of multilingual content. The company is fully ISO 9001 and ISO 17100 certified. "
target: MoGi Group
Dublin-based MoGi Group provides world-class video game localization, community management, player support, quality assurance and games testing, voice-over recording, cybersecurity, tool development, art design, and age rating services to over 650 satisfied clients worldwide.
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closed 8/9/2017 via BNC Analysis

Keywords Studios, acquired La Marque Rose, Asrec, Dune Sound and Around the Word

synopsis: Keywords Studios has acquired entertainment localisation business La Marque Rose SARL, video game localisation company Asrec SAS, and Dune Sound and Around the Word, both subsidiary companies of Dune Media SAS, which provides audio recording and localisation services for the video game industry.
buyer: Keywords Studios (AIM:KWS:$451.13)
Keywords Studios is an international technical services provider to the global video games industry. It provides integrated art creation, localisation, testing, audio and customer care services across 50 languages and 14 games platforms to a blue chip client base in more than 15 countries. "
target: La Marque Rose, Asrec, Dune Sound and Around the Word
La Marque Rose is an entertainment localisation business. Asrec SAS is a video game localisation company. Dune Sound and Around the Word, both subsidiary companies of Dune Media SAS, provide audio recording and localisation services for the video game industry. The companies are based in France.
price ($mm)
$7.76
rev ($mm)
$11
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.9x
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/28/2016 via BNC Analysis

Keywords Studios, acquired Sonox

synopsis: Keywords Studios, the international technical services provider to the global video games industry, announces that it has acquired Sonox Audio Solutions. Sonox provides audio recording and localisation services to video game companies targeting Spanish and Latin American markets.
buyer: Keywords Studios (AIM:KWS:$451.13)
Keywords is an international technical service provider to the global Video Game Industry. With over 1,500 games passionate employees around the world, they provide a range of translation, testing, audio, customer care and art production services to Video Game Developers and Publishers alike. "
target: Sonox
Sonox is a dynamic, creative and experienced localization studio. They offer tailor-made solutions for audio engineering and localization for all kinds of projects, mainly video games and films. Sonox also provides professional translation and proofreading of texts.
price ($mm)
$0.68
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/17/2016 via BNC Analysis

Keywords Studios, acquired Enzyme Testing Labs Inc.

synopsis: Keywords Studios, the world’s leading technical services provider to the global video games industry, announced that it has acquired Enzyme Testing Labs. Based in St-Jerome, Quebec and with offices in Montreal and in Kawasaki, Enzyme’s strengths are in functional QA and localisation testing of video games for leading game publishers and developers.
buyer: Keywords Studios (AIM:KWS:$451.13)
Keywords is an international technical service provider to the global Video Game Industry. With over 1,500 games passionate employees around the world, they provide a range of translation, testing, audio, customer care and art production services to Video Game Developers and Publishers alike. "
target: Enzyme Testing Labs Inc.
Enzyme is a privately held, North-American based company, focused on video game Quality Assurance (QA). The organization has over ten years of experience in video game QA testing with offices in St-Jerome - Quebec, Montreal - Quebec and Kawasaki - Japan.
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