Like Nabobil.no AS

closed 6/26/2019 via PE Hub

Getaround, acquired Nabobil.no AS

synopsis: Global carsharing leader Getaround has acquired Nabobil, expanding the marketplace’s presence to the Nordic region. Nabobil is a Norwegian peer-to-peer carsharing platform. Twenty percent of the cars on Nabobil’s platform are electric and offers everything from vans to luxury cars available on the platform, with insurance included in every rental.
buyer: Getaround
Getaround empowers people to rent and drive great cars shared by people in their city. Getaround Connect, the patented connected car technology, creates a fun and safe carsharing experience without the need to meet the car owner, carry an access card, or coordinate picking up a car key. "
target: Nabobil.no AS
Nabobil is a Norwegian peer-to-peer carsharing platform. Twenty percent of the cars on Nabobil’s platform are electric and offers everything from vans to luxury cars available on the platform, with insurance included in every rental.
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closed 8/22/2019 via Financial Times

Mail.Ru LLC, acquired YouDrive

synopsis: Mail.ru, a Russian social media company, has acquired YouDrive, a car sharing mobile app in Russia. YouDrive provides people with a fast and convenient way to rent cars. YouDrive offers 2,500 cars and free parking spots. YouDrive helps to reduce traffic, increase free parking spaces and improve the environmental conditions of the cities they serve.
buyer: Mail.Ru LLC (LSE:MAIL:$1,091.82)
Russia's Mail.Ru Group develops Internet communications and entertainment services globally. The company operates Russian language social networks Vkontakte (VK), Odnoklassniki (OK) and Moi Mir (My World), and instant messenger services; Agent Mail.Ru and ICQ. "
target: YouDrive
YouDrive is a car sharing mobile app in Russia. YouDrive provides people with a fast and convenient way to rent cars. YouDrive offers 2,500 cars and free parking spots. YouDrive helps to reduce traffic, increase free parking spaces, and improve the environmental conditions of the cities they serve.
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closed 4/24/2019 via PR Newswire

Getaround, acquired Drivy, SA

synopsis: Getaround, an on-demand carsharing marketplace, has acquired Drivy, the largest and fastest-growing carsharing platform in Europe. Drivy provides convenient 24/7 access to shared cars nearby. Their mobile app allows drivers to find and book a nearby car, open it with their smartphone and drive away.
buyer: Getaround
Getaround is an on-demand carsharing marketplace. Getaround empowers people to instantly rent and drive great cars shared by people in their city. The Getaround app creates a fun and safe carsharing experience without the need to meet the car owner, or coordinate picking up a car key. "
target: Drivy, SA
Drivy is Europe’s #1 car-sharing platform. Drivy provides convenient 24/7 access to shared cars nearby. Their mobile app allows drivers to find and book a nearby car, open it with their smartphone and drive away. The platform has over 2 million users and 55,000 cars in 6 countries.
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closed 4/27/2018 via BusinessWire

Ubeeqo, acquired Scooty

synopsis: Europcar Group, a major player in mobility markets, announces the acquisition of Poleis Consulting and their brand Scooty, a free floating electric scooter-sharing start-up through Ubeeqo. Scooty is a Belgium-based sharing system and mobile app with electric scooters that are spread out in free float across the cities of Antwerp and Brussels.
buyer parent: Europcar Group
buyer: Ubeeqo
Ubeeqo is a European start-up specialising in fleet and mobility solutions for both the business and the end-consumers market. Ubeeqo has been acknowledged by Deloitte's Technology Fast50 as one of the top 30 high-growth companies. "
target: Scooty
Scooty is a Belgium-based sharing system with electric scooters that are spread out in free float across the cities of Antwerp and Brussels. Users only need the Scooty mobile application in order to track, book and start a scooter that is part of the fleet.
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closed 2/7/2018 via BNC Analysis

Fair, acquired Skurt Inc.

synopsis: Skurt, a transportation app that delivers rental cars, has been acquired by vehicle subscription service, Fair, the companies announced. Skurt's platform enables the digital initiation and monitoring of customer car deliveries from a central dashboard, as well as real-time notification, fleet location tracking, and instant communication.
buyer: Fair
Fair, a mobile vehicle subscription service, offers a forward-thinking model of flexible car ownership that responds to consumer demand for more freedom. Fair gives customers the flexibility to drive the car they want for as long as they want, and lets them walk away any time. "
target: Skurt Inc.
Skurt is a transportation app that delivers rental cars. Skurt's platform enables the digital initiation and monitoring of customer car deliveries from a central dashboard, as well as real-time notification, fleet location tracking, and instant communication throughout the process.
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closed 6/9/2016 via BusinessWire

Ubeeqo, acquired Bluemove

synopsis: Europcar Group, the European leader in vehicle rental services and a major player in mobility markets, announced, through Ubeeqo, the innovative mobility start-up in which Europcar took a majority share, the acquisition of Bluemove, a mobility tech start-up and car sharing leader in Spain. Bluemove gives 24 hour access through a dedicated app.
buyer parent: Europcar Group
buyer: Ubeeqo
Ubeeqo is a French start-up founded in 2008. It is the only app bringing together all essential urban mobility features: locate a car, book it and securely pay for it. Ubeeqo addresses several markets that are fleet management, car sharing and every day transport. "
target: Bluemove
Bluemove is the Spanish leading tech company in the car sharing market for individuals, giving access to a 24 hours available fleet, seven days a week, through a dedicated app.
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closed 9/12/2019 via BNC Analysis

Fair, acquired Canvas

synopsis: Fair, a FinTech company that has built a smartphone-based car leasing platform, has acquired Canvas, an online platform for personalized car leasing that includes insurance, maintenance, and warranty coverage, from its owner Ford Motor Credit. The Canvas business will continue to operate, but it will gradually switch over to the Fair brand.
buyer: Fair
Fair is a FinTech company that provides a new way to shop, get approved, and pay for a car all from a phone. The company provides customers with the freedom to drive the car they want for as long as they want, and the flexibility to turn it in at any time. "
target parent: Ford Motor Company
target: Canvas
Canvas is an online platform that offers convenient and personalized monthly car subscriptions from 3-12+ months. All of Canvas' cars come with everything customers need to hit the road, like insurance, maintenance, and warranty coverage.
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closed 7/24/2019 via Company Press Release

Insurance Australia Group, acquired Carbar

synopsis: Insurance Australia Group (IAG), Australia and New Zealand's largest general insurance company, has acquired a majority stake in Carbar, a digital car subscription and trading platform in Australia. Carbar provides an alternative to car ownership, allowing customers to use a car for a recurring fee. Carbar offers SUVs, wagons, sedans, and more.
buyer: Insurance Australia Group (ASX:IAG:$5,122.04)
Insurance Australia Group (IAG) is Australia and New Zealand's largest general insurance company. IAG sells insurance under many leading brands, including CGU, SGIO, Swann Insurance, Lumley Insurance, and more. IAG serves consumer and business customers in Australia and New Zealand. "
target: Carbar
Carbar is a digital car subscription and trading platform in Australia. Carbar provides an alternative to car ownership, allowing customers to use a car for a recurring fee. Carbar offers all types of cars, including SUVs, wagons, sedans, and more. The platform also allows customers to buy cars.
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closed 5/22/2019 via BNC Analysis

Tabinaka Co., Ltd., acquired Justavi Co., Ltd.

synopsis: Tabinaka Co., Ltd, the Japanese company which operates the reservation site “Tabinaka” for oversea local tour activities, acquired Justavi, a platform that matches tourists with local drivers and rental cars to provide custom-made sightseeing trips.
buyer: Tabinaka Co., Ltd.
Tabinaka is a Japanese company that provides inspiring experiences for people that like to travel. Their reservation site allows users to book tours and activities all over the world. Their goal is to provide safe and unique experiences that anyone can access. "
target parent: H.I.S. Co.,Ltd.
target: Justavi Co., Ltd.
Headquartered in Japan, Justavi is a platform that matches tourists with local drivers and rental cars. Users can select drivers that will then provide custom-made sightseeing trips. They make trips safe and easy, by completing background checks and implementing identity verification.
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closed 12/14/2018 via BNC Analysis

DriiveMe Ltd, acquired 1Rent

synopsis: DriiveMe, a car rental platform in Europe, has acquired 1Rent, a Spanish platform for renting cars in Spain. 1Rent connects car rental companies to people who are looking for a way to get around without spending too much money. 1Rent allows users to rent a car for 24 hours for just 1 euro.
buyer: DriiveMe Ltd
DriiveMe is a car rental platform in Europe that offers car and van rentals for 1 euro. DriiveMe provides users with a cheap way to get around while helping rental companies to relocate their vehicles. DriiveMe allows people to easily rent cars for weekend trips, carpooling, moving and more. "
target: 1Rent
1Rent is a Spanish platform for renting cars in Spain. The platform connects car rental companies to people who are looking for a way to get around without spending too much money. 1Rent allows users to rent a car for 24 hours for just 1 euro.
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closed 4/20/2016 via BNC Analysis

Epstein and partners, acquired Car Rental 8

synopsis: A consortium of local and overseas-based investors announced the acquisition of global online car rental company, Car Rental 8. Car Rental 8 is an online car rental brokerage industry offering car rental services in 125 Countries serving 17,000 locations.
buyer: Epstein and partners
A consortium of Jamaican and overseas-based investors who includes lead investor Yoni Epstein, Chief Executive Officer of itel-BPO Solutions and includes partners such as Tony Davis, former vice president of International Sales at the Dollar Thrifty Group "
target: Car Rental 8
Headquartered in Tampa, Florida, Car Rental 8.com is an online car rental brokerage industry offering car rental services in 125 Countries serving 17,000 locations. Customers book car agencies online including Hertz, Avis, Dollar, Thrifty, Alamo, and more for both domestic and international travel.
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closed 2/17/2016 via BNC Analysis

Mayflower Car Rental, acquired GoCar Mobility Sdn Bhd

synopsis: In an effort to add flexibility and efficiency to its services, Malaysia’s leading travel service provider Mayflower Acme Tours Sdn Bhd announced it acquired a 55 per cent stake in the Kuala Lumpur-based on-demand car rental startup GoCar Mobility Sdn Bhd. Users register into the GoCar online ecosystem to reserve and book a car.
buyer parent: Warisan TC Holdings Berhard
buyer: Mayflower Car Rental
Mayflower is the leading total travel service specialist in Malaysia. It offers a diversified range of services that include: Car rental, Ground transportation, Hotel reservations, Shore excursion, Nature tours, Packaged tours, Agent representation and more. "
target: GoCar Mobility Sdn Bhd
GoCar is a Kuala Lumpur-based company with a platform allowing people to rent cars for hours, instead of days, at a time. Users register into the GoCar online ecosystem to reserve and book a car for a few hours or for a day.
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announced 4/2/2015 via BNC Analysis

Drivy, SA, will acquire Buzzcar, Inc.

synopsis: Drivy announced that it is acquiring its smaller competitor Buzzcar, an online platform for renting cars between individuals. BuzzCar allows individuals to rent out cars from other individuals by the hour or by the day. The company was incorporated in 2010 and is based in Sainghin-en-Mélantois, France.
buyer: Drivy, SA
Drivy is the leading peer-to-peer car rental service in Europe - with full insurance for users. Users can rent their cars when they don't use it, or drive their neighbor's car for weekend getaways. "
target: Buzzcar, Inc.
Buzzcar, Inc. operates an online platform for renting cars between individuals. BuzzCar allows individuals to rent out cars from other individuals by the hour or by the day. The company was incorporated in 2010 and is based in Sainghin-en-Mélantois, France.
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closed 3/2/2012 via PR Newswire

Rent2Buy, acquired HiGear

synopsis: Los Angeles-based Rent2Buy, the social car-sharing platform, announced that it has acquired HiGear.com, the private car-sharing club for luxury and sports autos. Rent2Buy was started by automotive veteran Moti Kahana, founder of Automoti, and ecommerce executive Todd Daum, formerly of Overture, Inc., Yahoo! and TrueCar.
buyer: Rent2Buy
Rent2Buy is the global eMarketplace to rent or lease anything with the option to buy it. Rent2Buy works for consumers who are looking to try out a big ticket item before making a commitment, or for those short on cash but will have the money later. "
target: HiGear
HiGear is a private car-sharing club for luxury and sports cars. Members can share and rent luxury cars from each other within a trusted, secure community of car enthusiasts.
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announced 5/16/2018 via BNC Analysis

AJ Rent-A-Car, will acquire Linkable Inc.

synopsis: Seoul-based AJ Rent a Car will acquire 57.4% of Linkable, a car sharing plaform in Seoul. Linkable offers a holistic platform for those who provide mobility services. Linkable operates Neivee, a car sharing app and service for apartments and co-working spaces, and Kakey, a turnkey platform developed to help launch car-sharing services.
buyer: AJ Rent-A-Car
AJ Rent-A-Car, established in June 1988 for car rentals, transportation and maintenance, has become a leader in the rent-a-car business. Based in Seoul, AJ Rent-A-Car has more than 220 sales outlets, more than 230 maintenance centers, and more than 65,000 of the newest cars. "
target: Linkable Inc.
Linkable is a car sharing platform based in Seoul. It offers a holistic platform for those who provide mobility services. Linkable operates Neivee, a car sharing app and service for communities such as apartments and co-working spaces.
price ($mm)
$9.00*
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$1
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closed 2/28/2018 via BNC Analysis

Skoda Auto DigiLab, acquired HoppyGo

synopsis: Skoda Auto DigiLab has acquired HoppyGo, a car-sharing application developed by CreativeDock, which brings car owners together with drivers who want to rent a vehicle. The companies are based in the Czech Republic.
buyer parent: Volkswagen AG
buyer: Skoda Auto DigiLab
Skoda Auto DigiLab develops new solutions and business models in cooperation with key partners. Skoda Auto Digilab generates ideas and turns them into customer-oriented products and services at rapid pace to enable new era of mobility today; where driving is easy, safer, and more efficient. "
target parent: Creative Dock s.r.o.
target: HoppyGo
HoppyGo, based in Prague, is a service that brings vehicle owners together with drivers who want to rent a vehicle via a mobile application. HoppyGo enables safe vehicle sharing thanks to its partnership with insurance providers.
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closed 3/23/2017 via PR Newswire

Fox Rent A Car, acquired JustShareIt

synopsis: Fox Rent-A-Car, the fifth largest car rental company in the US, announced the acquisition of JustShareIt, a cloud-based and mobile friendly peer-to-peer car sharing platform that allows individuals to rent or share cars directly from individual car owners.
buyer: Fox Rent A Car
Fox Rent A Car is a discount car rental company that has been providing excellent customer service along with low rates since its founding in 1989. They are the largest independent car rental company headquartered in California. "
target: JustShareIt
JustShareIt is a cloud-based and mobile friendly peer-to-peer car sharing platform that allows individuals to rent or share cars directly from individual car owners.
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closed 5/14/2013 via PR Newswire

RelayRides, Inc., acquired Wheelz, Inc.

synopsis: RelayRides, the nation's largest peer-to-peer car sharing marketplace, announced the acquisition of peer-to-peer car sharing platform Wheelz. Following several months of record growth for RelayRides, the acquisition represents a major consolidation of car sharing marketplaces.
buyer: RelayRides, Inc.
RelayRides, Inc. engages in neighbor-to-neighbor car sharing business in the United States. The company operates as a car sharing marketplace, and connects people who need a car with vehicle owners whose rides would otherwise be sitting idle. "
target: Wheelz, Inc.
Wheelz is a peer-to-peer car sharing platform that connects people who want to share their cars with people who want to rent them. Through its proprietary DriveBox™ in-car technology and integrated smartphone apps, Wheelz provides a simple, efficient car sharing experience for everyone.
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closed 3/13/2019 via BNC Analysis

Guazi, acquired START

synopsis: Chehaoduo, the parent company of Chinese used-car selling platform Guazi, closed on its acquisition of Beijing-based car rental company START, whose previous name translates into “PP Car Rental". START’s online sharing platform will be rebranded as “Guazi Car Rental” and relaunched in 12 Chinese cities.
buyer: Guazi
Guazi is an online P2P used-car trading platform based in China. Chehaoduo is its parent company. Its online car trading platform directly links individual car sellers and buyers, which help buyers remove the middlemen as well as purchase used cars easily. "
target: START
START is the market leader in P2P car sharing market in mainland China and the whole of Asia, with over 1.2 million registered car owners and 2.8 million car drivers.
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closed 1/10/2019 via Yahoo, Inc.

Turo, acquired easyCar Club

synopsis: Turo, a peer-to-peer car sharing marketplace, has acquired easyCar Club from easyGroup, the private investment vehicle of Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou. easyCar Club is the UK’s largest peer-to-peer car rental market place. easyCar Club lets owners make money by renting out their cars or vans when they’re not using them.
buyer: Turo
Turo is a peer-to-peer car sharing marketplace where users can book any car they want from a vibrant community of local hosts across the US, Canada, the UK, and Germany. Turo users can choose from a unique selection of nearby cars, while hosts earn extra money to offset the costs of car ownership. "
target parent: easyGroup
target: easyCar Club
easyCar Club is the UK’s largest peer-to-peer car rental market place. easyCar Club lets owners make money by renting out their cars or vans when they’re not using them, and help drivers save money through cheaper more convenient, local car hire.
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closed 6/26/2019 via PE Hub

Getaround, acquired Nabobil.no AS

synopsis: Global carsharing leader Getaround has acquired Nabobil, expanding the marketplace’s presence to the Nordic region. Nabobil is a Norwegian peer-to-peer carsharing platform. Twenty percent of the cars on Nabobil’s platform are electric and offers everything from vans to luxury cars available on the platform, with insurance included in every rental.
buyer: Getaround
Getaround empowers people to rent and drive great cars shared by people in their city. Getaround Connect, the patented connected car technology, creates a fun and safe carsharing experience without the need to meet the car owner, carry an access card, or coordinate picking up a car key. "
target: Nabobil.no AS
Nabobil is a Norwegian peer-to-peer carsharing platform. Twenty percent of the cars on Nabobil’s platform are electric and offers everything from vans to luxury cars available on the platform, with insurance included in every rental.
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closed 6/26/2019 via PE Hub

Getaround, acquired Nabobil.no AS

synopsis: Global carsharing leader Getaround has acquired Nabobil, expanding the marketplace’s presence to the Nordic region. Nabobil is a Norwegian peer-to-peer carsharing platform. Twenty percent of the cars on Nabobil’s platform are electric and offers everything from vans to luxury cars available on the platform, with insurance included in every rental.
buyer: Getaround
Getaround empowers people to rent and drive great cars shared by people in their city. Getaround Connect, the patented connected car technology, creates a fun and safe carsharing experience without the need to meet the car owner, carry an access card, or coordinate picking up a car key. "
target: Nabobil.no AS
Nabobil is a Norwegian peer-to-peer carsharing platform. Twenty percent of the cars on Nabobil’s platform are electric and offers everything from vans to luxury cars available on the platform, with insurance included in every rental.
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closed 4/24/2019 via PR Newswire

Getaround, acquired Drivy, SA

synopsis: Getaround, an on-demand carsharing marketplace, has acquired Drivy, the largest and fastest-growing carsharing platform in Europe. Drivy provides convenient 24/7 access to shared cars nearby. Their mobile app allows drivers to find and book a nearby car, open it with their smartphone and drive away.
buyer: Getaround
Getaround is an on-demand carsharing marketplace. Getaround empowers people to instantly rent and drive great cars shared by people in their city. The Getaround app creates a fun and safe carsharing experience without the need to meet the car owner, or coordinate picking up a car key. "
target: Drivy, SA
Drivy is Europe’s #1 car-sharing platform. Drivy provides convenient 24/7 access to shared cars nearby. Their mobile app allows drivers to find and book a nearby car, open it with their smartphone and drive away. The platform has over 2 million users and 55,000 cars in 6 countries.
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closed 6/26/2019 via PE Hub

Getaround, acquired Nabobil.no AS

synopsis: Global carsharing leader Getaround has acquired Nabobil, expanding the marketplace’s presence to the Nordic region. Nabobil is a Norwegian peer-to-peer carsharing platform. Twenty percent of the cars on Nabobil’s platform are electric and offers everything from vans to luxury cars available on the platform, with insurance included in every rental.
buyer: Getaround
Getaround empowers people to rent and drive great cars shared by people in their city. Getaround Connect, the patented connected car technology, creates a fun and safe carsharing experience without the need to meet the car owner, carry an access card, or coordinate picking up a car key. "
target: Nabobil.no AS
Nabobil is a Norwegian peer-to-peer carsharing platform. Twenty percent of the cars on Nabobil’s platform are electric and offers everything from vans to luxury cars available on the platform, with insurance included in every rental.
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closed 8/22/2019 via Financial Times

Mail.Ru LLC, acquired YouDrive

synopsis: Mail.ru, a Russian social media company, has acquired YouDrive, a car sharing mobile app in Russia. YouDrive provides people with a fast and convenient way to rent cars. YouDrive offers 2,500 cars and free parking spots. YouDrive helps to reduce traffic, increase free parking spaces and improve the environmental conditions of the cities they serve.
buyer: Mail.Ru LLC (LSE:MAIL:$1,091.82)
Russia's Mail.Ru Group develops Internet communications and entertainment services globally. The company operates Russian language social networks Vkontakte (VK), Odnoklassniki (OK) and Moi Mir (My World), and instant messenger services; Agent Mail.Ru and ICQ. "
target: YouDrive
YouDrive is a car sharing mobile app in Russia. YouDrive provides people with a fast and convenient way to rent cars. YouDrive offers 2,500 cars and free parking spots. YouDrive helps to reduce traffic, increase free parking spaces, and improve the environmental conditions of the cities they serve.
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closed 4/24/2019 via PR Newswire

Getaround, acquired Drivy, SA

synopsis: Getaround, an on-demand carsharing marketplace, has acquired Drivy, the largest and fastest-growing carsharing platform in Europe. Drivy provides convenient 24/7 access to shared cars nearby. Their mobile app allows drivers to find and book a nearby car, open it with their smartphone and drive away.
buyer: Getaround
Getaround is an on-demand carsharing marketplace. Getaround empowers people to instantly rent and drive great cars shared by people in their city. The Getaround app creates a fun and safe carsharing experience without the need to meet the car owner, or coordinate picking up a car key. "
target: Drivy, SA
Drivy is Europe’s #1 car-sharing platform. Drivy provides convenient 24/7 access to shared cars nearby. Their mobile app allows drivers to find and book a nearby car, open it with their smartphone and drive away. The platform has over 2 million users and 55,000 cars in 6 countries.
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closed 4/27/2018 via BusinessWire

Ubeeqo, acquired Scooty

synopsis: Europcar Group, a major player in mobility markets, announces the acquisition of Poleis Consulting and their brand Scooty, a free floating electric scooter-sharing start-up through Ubeeqo. Scooty is a Belgium-based sharing system and mobile app with electric scooters that are spread out in free float across the cities of Antwerp and Brussels.
buyer parent: Europcar Group
buyer: Ubeeqo
Ubeeqo is a European start-up specialising in fleet and mobility solutions for both the business and the end-consumers market. Ubeeqo has been acknowledged by Deloitte's Technology Fast50 as one of the top 30 high-growth companies. "
target: Scooty
Scooty is a Belgium-based sharing system with electric scooters that are spread out in free float across the cities of Antwerp and Brussels. Users only need the Scooty mobile application in order to track, book and start a scooter that is part of the fleet.
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closed 2/7/2018 via BNC Analysis

Fair, acquired Skurt Inc.

synopsis: Skurt, a transportation app that delivers rental cars, has been acquired by vehicle subscription service, Fair, the companies announced. Skurt's platform enables the digital initiation and monitoring of customer car deliveries from a central dashboard, as well as real-time notification, fleet location tracking, and instant communication.
buyer: Fair
Fair, a mobile vehicle subscription service, offers a forward-thinking model of flexible car ownership that responds to consumer demand for more freedom. Fair gives customers the flexibility to drive the car they want for as long as they want, and lets them walk away any time. "
target: Skurt Inc.
Skurt is a transportation app that delivers rental cars. Skurt's platform enables the digital initiation and monitoring of customer car deliveries from a central dashboard, as well as real-time notification, fleet location tracking, and instant communication throughout the process.
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closed 6/9/2016 via BusinessWire

Ubeeqo, acquired Bluemove

synopsis: Europcar Group, the European leader in vehicle rental services and a major player in mobility markets, announced, through Ubeeqo, the innovative mobility start-up in which Europcar took a majority share, the acquisition of Bluemove, a mobility tech start-up and car sharing leader in Spain. Bluemove gives 24 hour access through a dedicated app.
buyer parent: Europcar Group
buyer: Ubeeqo
Ubeeqo is a French start-up founded in 2008. It is the only app bringing together all essential urban mobility features: locate a car, book it and securely pay for it. Ubeeqo addresses several markets that are fleet management, car sharing and every day transport. "
target: Bluemove
Bluemove is the Spanish leading tech company in the car sharing market for individuals, giving access to a 24 hours available fleet, seven days a week, through a dedicated app.
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closed 9/12/2019 via BNC Analysis

Fair, acquired Canvas

synopsis: Fair, a FinTech company that has built a smartphone-based car leasing platform, has acquired Canvas, an online platform for personalized car leasing that includes insurance, maintenance, and warranty coverage, from its owner Ford Motor Credit. The Canvas business will continue to operate, but it will gradually switch over to the Fair brand.
buyer: Fair
Fair is a FinTech company that provides a new way to shop, get approved, and pay for a car all from a phone. The company provides customers with the freedom to drive the car they want for as long as they want, and the flexibility to turn it in at any time. "
target parent: Ford Motor Company
target: Canvas
Canvas is an online platform that offers convenient and personalized monthly car subscriptions from 3-12+ months. All of Canvas' cars come with everything customers need to hit the road, like insurance, maintenance, and warranty coverage.
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closed 7/24/2019 via Company Press Release

Insurance Australia Group, acquired Carbar

synopsis: Insurance Australia Group (IAG), Australia and New Zealand's largest general insurance company, has acquired a majority stake in Carbar, a digital car subscription and trading platform in Australia. Carbar provides an alternative to car ownership, allowing customers to use a car for a recurring fee. Carbar offers SUVs, wagons, sedans, and more.
buyer: Insurance Australia Group (ASX:IAG:$5,122.04)
Insurance Australia Group (IAG) is Australia and New Zealand's largest general insurance company. IAG sells insurance under many leading brands, including CGU, SGIO, Swann Insurance, Lumley Insurance, and more. IAG serves consumer and business customers in Australia and New Zealand. "
target: Carbar
Carbar is a digital car subscription and trading platform in Australia. Carbar provides an alternative to car ownership, allowing customers to use a car for a recurring fee. Carbar offers all types of cars, including SUVs, wagons, sedans, and more. The platform also allows customers to buy cars.
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closed 5/22/2019 via BNC Analysis

Tabinaka Co., Ltd., acquired Justavi Co., Ltd.

synopsis: Tabinaka Co., Ltd, the Japanese company which operates the reservation site “Tabinaka” for oversea local tour activities, acquired Justavi, a platform that matches tourists with local drivers and rental cars to provide custom-made sightseeing trips.
buyer: Tabinaka Co., Ltd.
Tabinaka is a Japanese company that provides inspiring experiences for people that like to travel. Their reservation site allows users to book tours and activities all over the world. Their goal is to provide safe and unique experiences that anyone can access. "
target parent: H.I.S. Co.,Ltd.
target: Justavi Co., Ltd.
Headquartered in Japan, Justavi is a platform that matches tourists with local drivers and rental cars. Users can select drivers that will then provide custom-made sightseeing trips. They make trips safe and easy, by completing background checks and implementing identity verification.
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closed 12/14/2018 via BNC Analysis

DriiveMe Ltd, acquired 1Rent

synopsis: DriiveMe, a car rental platform in Europe, has acquired 1Rent, a Spanish platform for renting cars in Spain. 1Rent connects car rental companies to people who are looking for a way to get around without spending too much money. 1Rent allows users to rent a car for 24 hours for just 1 euro.
buyer: DriiveMe Ltd
DriiveMe is a car rental platform in Europe that offers car and van rentals for 1 euro. DriiveMe provides users with a cheap way to get around while helping rental companies to relocate their vehicles. DriiveMe allows people to easily rent cars for weekend trips, carpooling, moving and more. "
target: 1Rent
1Rent is a Spanish platform for renting cars in Spain. The platform connects car rental companies to people who are looking for a way to get around without spending too much money. 1Rent allows users to rent a car for 24 hours for just 1 euro.
price ($mm)
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closed 4/20/2016 via BNC Analysis

Epstein and partners, acquired Car Rental 8

synopsis: A consortium of local and overseas-based investors announced the acquisition of global online car rental company, Car Rental 8. Car Rental 8 is an online car rental brokerage industry offering car rental services in 125 Countries serving 17,000 locations.
buyer: Epstein and partners
A consortium of Jamaican and overseas-based investors who includes lead investor Yoni Epstein, Chief Executive Officer of itel-BPO Solutions and includes partners such as Tony Davis, former vice president of International Sales at the Dollar Thrifty Group "
target: Car Rental 8
Headquartered in Tampa, Florida, Car Rental 8.com is an online car rental brokerage industry offering car rental services in 125 Countries serving 17,000 locations. Customers book car agencies online including Hertz, Avis, Dollar, Thrifty, Alamo, and more for both domestic and international travel.
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closed 2/17/2016 via BNC Analysis

Mayflower Car Rental, acquired GoCar Mobility Sdn Bhd

synopsis: In an effort to add flexibility and efficiency to its services, Malaysia’s leading travel service provider Mayflower Acme Tours Sdn Bhd announced it acquired a 55 per cent stake in the Kuala Lumpur-based on-demand car rental startup GoCar Mobility Sdn Bhd. Users register into the GoCar online ecosystem to reserve and book a car.
buyer parent: Warisan TC Holdings Berhard
buyer: Mayflower Car Rental
Mayflower is the leading total travel service specialist in Malaysia. It offers a diversified range of services that include: Car rental, Ground transportation, Hotel reservations, Shore excursion, Nature tours, Packaged tours, Agent representation and more. "
target: GoCar Mobility Sdn Bhd
GoCar is a Kuala Lumpur-based company with a platform allowing people to rent cars for hours, instead of days, at a time. Users register into the GoCar online ecosystem to reserve and book a car for a few hours or for a day.
price ($mm)
$0.11*
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 4/2/2015 via BNC Analysis

Drivy, SA, will acquire Buzzcar, Inc.

synopsis: Drivy announced that it is acquiring its smaller competitor Buzzcar, an online platform for renting cars between individuals. BuzzCar allows individuals to rent out cars from other individuals by the hour or by the day. The company was incorporated in 2010 and is based in Sainghin-en-Mélantois, France.
buyer: Drivy, SA
Drivy is the leading peer-to-peer car rental service in Europe - with full insurance for users. Users can rent their cars when they don't use it, or drive their neighbor's car for weekend getaways. "
target: Buzzcar, Inc.
Buzzcar, Inc. operates an online platform for renting cars between individuals. BuzzCar allows individuals to rent out cars from other individuals by the hour or by the day. The company was incorporated in 2010 and is based in Sainghin-en-Mélantois, France.
price ($mm)
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EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/2/2012 via PR Newswire

Rent2Buy, acquired HiGear

synopsis: Los Angeles-based Rent2Buy, the social car-sharing platform, announced that it has acquired HiGear.com, the private car-sharing club for luxury and sports autos. Rent2Buy was started by automotive veteran Moti Kahana, founder of Automoti, and ecommerce executive Todd Daum, formerly of Overture, Inc., Yahoo! and TrueCar.
buyer: Rent2Buy
Rent2Buy is the global eMarketplace to rent or lease anything with the option to buy it. Rent2Buy works for consumers who are looking to try out a big ticket item before making a commitment, or for those short on cash but will have the money later. "
target: HiGear
HiGear is a private car-sharing club for luxury and sports cars. Members can share and rent luxury cars from each other within a trusted, secure community of car enthusiasts.
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announced 5/16/2018 via BNC Analysis

AJ Rent-A-Car, will acquire Linkable Inc.

synopsis: Seoul-based AJ Rent a Car will acquire 57.4% of Linkable, a car sharing plaform in Seoul. Linkable offers a holistic platform for those who provide mobility services. Linkable operates Neivee, a car sharing app and service for apartments and co-working spaces, and Kakey, a turnkey platform developed to help launch car-sharing services.
buyer: AJ Rent-A-Car
AJ Rent-A-Car, established in June 1988 for car rentals, transportation and maintenance, has become a leader in the rent-a-car business. Based in Seoul, AJ Rent-A-Car has more than 220 sales outlets, more than 230 maintenance centers, and more than 65,000 of the newest cars. "
target: Linkable Inc.
Linkable is a car sharing platform based in Seoul. It offers a holistic platform for those who provide mobility services. Linkable operates Neivee, a car sharing app and service for communities such as apartments and co-working spaces.
price ($mm)
$9.00*
rev ($mm)
$1
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
20.1x
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/28/2018 via BNC Analysis

Skoda Auto DigiLab, acquired HoppyGo

synopsis: Skoda Auto DigiLab has acquired HoppyGo, a car-sharing application developed by CreativeDock, which brings car owners together with drivers who want to rent a vehicle. The companies are based in the Czech Republic.
buyer parent: Volkswagen AG
buyer: Skoda Auto DigiLab
Skoda Auto DigiLab develops new solutions and business models in cooperation with key partners. Skoda Auto Digilab generates ideas and turns them into customer-oriented products and services at rapid pace to enable new era of mobility today; where driving is easy, safer, and more efficient. "
target parent: Creative Dock s.r.o.
target: HoppyGo
HoppyGo, based in Prague, is a service that brings vehicle owners together with drivers who want to rent a vehicle via a mobile application. HoppyGo enables safe vehicle sharing thanks to its partnership with insurance providers.
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closed 3/23/2017 via PR Newswire

Fox Rent A Car, acquired JustShareIt

synopsis: Fox Rent-A-Car, the fifth largest car rental company in the US, announced the acquisition of JustShareIt, a cloud-based and mobile friendly peer-to-peer car sharing platform that allows individuals to rent or share cars directly from individual car owners.
buyer: Fox Rent A Car
Fox Rent A Car is a discount car rental company that has been providing excellent customer service along with low rates since its founding in 1989. They are the largest independent car rental company headquartered in California. "
target: JustShareIt
JustShareIt is a cloud-based and mobile friendly peer-to-peer car sharing platform that allows individuals to rent or share cars directly from individual car owners.
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closed 5/14/2013 via PR Newswire

RelayRides, Inc., acquired Wheelz, Inc.

synopsis: RelayRides, the nation's largest peer-to-peer car sharing marketplace, announced the acquisition of peer-to-peer car sharing platform Wheelz. Following several months of record growth for RelayRides, the acquisition represents a major consolidation of car sharing marketplaces.
buyer: RelayRides, Inc.
RelayRides, Inc. engages in neighbor-to-neighbor car sharing business in the United States. The company operates as a car sharing marketplace, and connects people who need a car with vehicle owners whose rides would otherwise be sitting idle. "
target: Wheelz, Inc.
Wheelz is a peer-to-peer car sharing platform that connects people who want to share their cars with people who want to rent them. Through its proprietary DriveBox™ in-car technology and integrated smartphone apps, Wheelz provides a simple, efficient car sharing experience for everyone.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$0
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/13/2019 via BNC Analysis

Guazi, acquired START

synopsis: Chehaoduo, the parent company of Chinese used-car selling platform Guazi, closed on its acquisition of Beijing-based car rental company START, whose previous name translates into “PP Car Rental". START’s online sharing platform will be rebranded as “Guazi Car Rental” and relaunched in 12 Chinese cities.
buyer: Guazi
Guazi is an online P2P used-car trading platform based in China. Chehaoduo is its parent company. Its online car trading platform directly links individual car sellers and buyers, which help buyers remove the middlemen as well as purchase used cars easily. "
target: START
START is the market leader in P2P car sharing market in mainland China and the whole of Asia, with over 1.2 million registered car owners and 2.8 million car drivers.
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closed 1/10/2019 via Yahoo, Inc.

Turo, acquired easyCar Club

synopsis: Turo, a peer-to-peer car sharing marketplace, has acquired easyCar Club from easyGroup, the private investment vehicle of Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou. easyCar Club is the UK’s largest peer-to-peer car rental market place. easyCar Club lets owners make money by renting out their cars or vans when they’re not using them.
buyer: Turo
Turo is a peer-to-peer car sharing marketplace where users can book any car they want from a vibrant community of local hosts across the US, Canada, the UK, and Germany. Turo users can choose from a unique selection of nearby cars, while hosts earn extra money to offset the costs of car ownership. "
target parent: easyGroup
target: easyCar Club
easyCar Club is the UK’s largest peer-to-peer car rental market place. easyCar Club lets owners make money by renting out their cars or vans when they’re not using them, and help drivers save money through cheaper more convenient, local car hire.
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