Like Food52

closed 9/29/2019 via BNC Analysis

The Chernin Group, acquired Food52

synopsis: The Chernin Group, an independent media holding company, has acquired a majority stake in Food52, a recipe and cookware website. Food52 offers thousands of articles and community submitted recipes that inspire people to eat thoughtfully and live joyfully. Their online shop allows users to easily buy the cookware they need to eat and live well.
buyer: The Chernin Group
The Chernin Group, LLC (TCG) is a privately held, independent media holding company founded by Peter Chernin and based in Los Angeles, California. TCG has built, managed, operated, and invested in businesses in the media, entertainment, and technology sectors around the world since 2010. "
target: Food52
Food52 is a recipe and cookware website. Food52 offers thousands of articles and community submitted recipes that inspire people to eat thoughtfully and live joyfully. Their online shop allows users to easily buy the cookware they need to cook, eat, and live well.
price ($mm)
$83
rev ($mm)
$30
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.8x
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/11/2021 via BNC Analysis

SCHMIDT’S Handelsgesellschaft mbH, acquired Markenbaumarkt24 Gmbh

synopsis: SCHMIDT'S Handelsgesellschaft mbH, a leading hardware retailer in Austria, has acquired a 70% stake in Markenbaumarkt24 GmbH, an online hardware store in Germany. Markenbaumarkt24 provides everything their customers need to improve their home and make it more beautiful. They offer gardening tools, power tools, faucets, light bulbs, paint, and more.
buyer: SCHMIDT’S Handelsgesellschaft mbH
SCHMIDT'S is a leading hardware retailer in Austria. SCHMIDT'S provides their customers with everything they need for their projects. They offer garden tools, grills, workshop tools, ladders, ovens, protective clothing, screws, and more. "
target: Markenbaumarkt24 Gmbh
Markenbaumarkt24 is an online hardware store in Germany. Markenbaumarkt24 provides everything their customers need to improve their home and make it more beautiful. They offer over 10,000 products at fair prices, including gardening tools, power tools, faucets, light bulbs, paint, and more.
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closed 1/5/2021 via BusinessWire

Central Garden, acquired DoMyOwn.com

synopsis: Central Garden & Pet, a market leader in the Garden and Pet industries, announced that it has acquired DoMyOwn.com, a leading and fast-growing online retailer of professional-grade control products in the United States.
buyer: Central Garden (CENT:$2,695.51)
Central Garden & Pet Company is a leading producer of consumer garden and pet products, including a broadening array of the Company’s own proprietary branded products. Through a portfolio of more than a dozen leading brands. "
target: DoMyOwn.com
DoMyOwn.com is a family-owned company that was started by two brothers in 2004, and is now one of the largest and fastest growing online retailers of professional do-it-yourself pest control, lawn care, gardening, animal and pet care, and equipment products in the United States.
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closed 2/17/2020 via BNC Analysis

Bygghemma Sverige AB, acquired Hemfint.se

synopsis: Bygghemma Group, the leading online supplier of home improvement products in the Nordic region, has acquired an 84% stake in Hemfint.se, an online provider of doors, windows, bathroom products and leisure products in Sweden. Hemfint.se offers high quality products at affordable prices, including sinks, toilets, garden tools, grills, and more.
buyer parent: FSN Capital Partners AS
buyer: Bygghemma Sverige AB (OM:BHG:$1,068.32)
Bygghemma.se is the leading online supplier of home improvement products in the Nordic region. The group offers their customers a broad product range with convenient home delivery. Bygghemma Group includes a wide range of webstores, such as bygghemma.se, trademax.se, and furniturebox.se. "
target: Hemfint.se
Hemfint.se is an online provider of doors, windows, bathroom products and leisure products in Sweden. Hemfint.se offers a wide range of high quality products at affordable prices, including windows, doors, handles, sinks, toilets, garden tools, grills, and more.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$16
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/20/2019 via BNC Analysis

Bygghemma Sverige AB, acquired LSBolagen.com

synopsis: Bygghemma Group has acquired 100 percent of the shares in Lindström & Sondén AB (“LSBolagen.com”), a leading online retailer, primarily of wine fridges, outdoor kitchens and range cookers, with proprietary brands and agents for a number of leading European brands.
buyer parent: FSN Capital Partners AS
buyer: Bygghemma Sverige AB (OM:BHG:$1,068.32)
Bygghemma.se is the leading online supplier of home improvement products in the Nordic region. The group offers their customers a broad product range with convenient home delivery. Bygghemma Group includes a wide range of webstores, such as bygghemma.se, trademax.se, and furniturebox.se. "
target: LSBolagen.com
LSBolagen.com (Lindström & Sondén AB) is a leading online retailer, primarily of wine fridges, outdoor kitchens and range cookers, with proprietary brands and agents for a number of leading European brands.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$11
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/20/2019 via BNC Analysis

Greenweez SAS, acquired Sorgente Natura Srl

synopsis: Greenweez, France’s leading online retailer of organic products, has acquired Sorgente Natura, the 1st online store for organic products in Italy. Sorgente Natura offers over 18,400 organic and natural products that are ready to be delivered directly to their customer's home.
buyer parent: Carrefour
buyer: Greenweez SAS
Based in France, Greenweez offers more than 20 000 organic products, ecological and well-being, spread across 8 worlds: Organic Grocery, Organic Baby Food, Child, Cleaning Products, Home and Outdoor, Cooking, Health and Well-being, Beauty and Hygiene. "
target: Sorgente Natura Srl
Sorgente Natura is the 1st online store for organic products in Italy. Sorgente Natura offers over 18,400 organic and natural products that are ready to be delivered directly to their customer's home. Their products include food, drinks, supplements, soaps, makeup, detergents, candles and more.
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closed 8/30/2019 via BNC Analysis

Luminis Films, acquired Film-pour-vitre.com

synopsis: Luminis Films, a leading provider of adhesive films and coatings in France, has acquired Film-pour-vitre.com, an online store in France that specializes in window films. Film-pour-vitre.com offers over 100 adhesive and electrostatic window films. Their products include decorative films, tinted films, protective films, security films, and more.
buyer: Luminis Films
Luminis Films is a leading provider of adhesive films and coatings in France. Luminis Films offers the widest range of window film and adhesive coatings on the web. Their full range of films include sun protection film, frosted blackout film, one-way mirror film, decorative window film and more. "
target: Film-pour-vitre.com
Film-pour-vitre.com is an online store in France that specializes in window films. Film-pour-vitre.com offers over 100 adhesive and electrostatic window films. Their products include decorative films, tinted films, protective films, security films, and more.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$1
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/26/2019 via BNC Analysis

Bygghemma Sverige AB, acquired Outl1.se

synopsis: Bygghemma Group First AB, the leading online supplier of home improvement products in the Nordic region, has acquired a 51% stake in Outl1.se, a leading online store in Sweden for home, household and leisure products. Outl1.se offers high quality products at competitive prices. Their products include furnishings, hammocks, grills, boats, and more.
buyer parent: FSN Capital Partners AS
buyer: Bygghemma Sverige AB (OM:BHG:$1,068.32)
Bygghemma Group is the leading online supplier of home improvement products in the Nordic region. The group has eight offices in the Scandinavian countries and Finland, and is headquartered in Malmo. It operates the websites bygghemma.se, golvshop.se, badshop.se, and more. "
target: Outl1.se
Outl1.se is a leading online store in Sweden for home, household and leisure products. Outl1.se offers high quality products at competitive prices with free delivery. Their products include furnishings, air conditioners, hammocks, grills, bicycles, playhouses, boats, and more.
price ($mm)
$5.86
rev ($mm)
$11
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.6x
EV / EBITDA
announced 7/4/2019 via BNC Analysis

FNG Group NV, will acquire Ellos Group

synopsis: Nordic Capital has signed an agreement to sell Ellos Group to FNG NV. During Nordic Capital’s ownership, Ellos Group has become an e-commerce leader in fashion and home furnishings in the Nordic region, with the strong brands Ellos, Jotex, Stayhard and Homeroom.
buyer: FNG Group NV (ENXTBR:FNG:$573.57)
FNG is a fast-growing group of companies active throughout Europe. FNG designs and distributes clothing and footwear for women, children and men through its own concept stores at the best locations in Belgium and the Netherlands. "
target parent: Nordic Capital
target: Ellos Group
Sweden-based Ellos Group – with online stores Ellos, Jotex, Stayhard and Homeroom – is the Nordic region’s leading e-commerce group. Working closely with its millions of customers, Ellos Group constantly strives to develop and offer attractive fashion and home furnishings for the entire family.
price ($mm)
$257
rev ($mm)
$277
EBITDA ($mm)
$24
EV / rev
0.9x
EV / EBITDA
10.9x
closed 4/3/2019 via BNC Analysis

MattressOnline.co.uk Ltd, acquired MattressOnline.co.uk Ltd

synopsis: Mattressonline.co.uk has undergone a management buyout. Rotherham headquartered Mattressonline was established in 2003 by Steve Adams and Steve Kelly, and was one of the first on-line mattress e-retailers. The MBO was led by managing director Steve Adams and has provided Steve Kelly with the opportunity to realise his investment in the business.
buyer: MattressOnline.co.uk Ltd
Rotherham headquartered Mattressonline.co.uk Ltd was established in 2003 and was one of the first on-line mattress e-retailers. The company stocks brands including Silentnight, Sealy, Rest Assured, and Sleepeezee, alongside manufacturing its own range of premium products. "
target: MattressOnline.co.uk Ltd
Rotherham headquartered Mattressonline.co.uk Ltd was established in 2003 and was one of the first on-line mattress e-retailers. The company stocks brands including Silentnight, Sealy, Rest Assured, and Sleepeezee, alongside manufacturing its own range of premium products.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$20
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/22/2019 via Company Press Release

Early Equity PLC, acquired MEI Home Sdn. Bhd.

synopsis: Early Equity Plc of London announced that it has acquired 60% of the Malaysian e-commerce platform MEI Home. MEI Home focuses on online and offline selling of household, health, beauty, food and beverage products.
buyer: Early Equity PLC (NEX: EEQP:$0.02)
Early Equity Plc is London's proactive investment company focused on making investments in early-staged companies which exhibit the potential to generate recurring income streams. "
target: MEI Home Sdn. Bhd.
MEI Home is a Malaysian e-commerce platform involved in online and offline selling of household, health, beauty, food and beverage products. Strategic marketing and advertising through various channels is implemented to target potential customers locally and within South East Asia.
price ($mm)
$0.37*
rev ($mm)
$0
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.3x
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/19/2018 via BNC Analysis

Magasin Général, acquired Founa.com

synopsis: Magasin Général (MG), a chain of supermarkets in Tunisia, has acquired Founashop (Founa.com), the first online supermarket in Tunisia. Founa aspires to deliver fresh, high-quality food products and other general goods to their customers. Founa also offers fresh, natural, and traditional products from Tunisia.
buyer: Magasin Général (BVMT:MAG:$317.66)
Magasin Général (MG) is a chain of supermarkets in Tunisia. Magasin Général's range of products include food products, beverages, alcohol, household appliances, and fragrances. The company operates 91 stores across Tunisia. "
target: Founa.com
Founashop (Founa.com) is the first online supermarket in Tunisia. Founa aspires to deliver fresh, high-quality food products and other general goods to their customers. Founa also offers fresh, natural, and traditional products from Tunisia.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$1
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/31/2018 via BNC Analysis

Dee Set Logistics, acquired White Hinge

synopsis: Dee Set, a company that support Retailers and Brands to drive growth, has acquired White Hinge, an online retailer selling a range of products from hardware, health & beauty, stationery & much more. Both companies are based in the United Kingdom.
buyer: Dee Set Logistics
Dee Set support Retailers and Brands to drive growth, market share and ROI, ultimately to achieve excellence at the point of purchase. Their services include: Distribution, Fulfilment, Merchandising, Manufacturing, Field Marketing, Print Services, Contact Centre, UK Market Entry and Creative. "
target: White Hinge
White Hinge is an online retailer selling a range of products from hardware, health & beauty, stationery & much more. Established in 2008 by Steve & Jacqui Hinge selling a small amount of items on eBay, the business grew quickly. They are based in the UK.
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announced 8/31/2017 via Reuters

Galeries Lafayette Group, will acquire La Redoute S.A.

synopsis: Galeries Lafayette, a chain of French luxury department stores, will acquire a 51% stake in La Redoute, a fashion and homeware e-tailer in France. La Redoute has over 7 million unique visitors every month. La Redoute creates, distributes, and delivers not only in France but also abroad.
buyer: Galeries Lafayette Group
Galeries Lafayette Group is a privately-held family-owned business, with 120 years of history in commerce and retail. The group enjoys international recognition through its iconic brands: Galeries Lafayette, BHV MARAIS, Royal Quartz, Louis Pion and Didier Guérin. "
target: La Redoute S.A.
La Redoute is a fashion and homeware e-tailer in France. laredoute.fr has over 7 million unique visitors every month. La Redoute is the only e-commerce business with the capacity to create, distribute, and deliver not only in France but also abroad, while offering the best purchasing experience.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$891
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
announced 5/3/2017 via PR Newswire

Whirlpool Corporation, will acquire Yummly, Inc.

synopsis: Whirlpool Corporation has announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire Yummly, Inc. Yummly, founded in 2009 by David Feller and Vadim Geshel, is a food-centric technology company that provides personalized recipes and cooking resources.
buyer: Whirlpool Corporation (WHR:$20,888.00)
Whirlpool Corporation is the number one major appliance manufacturer in the world, with 70 manufacturing and technology research centers in 2016. They market Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, Jenn-Air, Indesit and other major brand names throughout the world. "
target: Yummly, Inc.
Yummly, founded by David Feller and Vadim Geshel in 2009, is a leading digital platform (mobile and web) for personalized recipes and cooking resources. Since Yummly's inception, it has been active in the digital kitchen and connecting users to the recipes they love.
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closed 3/6/2017 via BNC Analysis

Alantaya SAS, acquired WeCook

synopsis: Alantaya, a platform that suggests culinary menus based on Health constraints of a user, announced the acquisition of WeCook, the French leader in helping to organize meals and shopping lists for families.
buyer: Alantaya SAS
Alantaya is a platform that suggests culinary menus based on Health constraints of a user. Alantaya also provides dietary counseling and dietary balance sheet reports. "
target: WeCook
WeCook is the French leader in helping to organize meals and shopping lists for families. WeCook offers a list of balanced menus based on a user's gastronomic preferences.
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closed 12/7/2016 via BNC Analysis

Bygghemma Sverige AB, purchased E-Commerce Business from Kodin1

synopsis: The e-commerce business of Kodin1, Anttila Oy's home improvement store, has been sold to the Swedish Bygghemma Group. Kodin1 is Finland's largest and most diversified chain of department stores specializing in interior decoration and home goods. The deal includes the Kodin1 online business as well as the kodin1.com domain.
buyer parent: FSN Capital Partners AS
buyer: Bygghemma Sverige AB (OM:BHG:$1,068.32)
Founded in 2006, Bygghemma is an online retailer of DIY (do it yourself) and building materials. The group has eight offices in the Scandinavian countries and Finland, and is headquartered in Malmo. It operates the websites bygghemma.se, golvshop.se, badshop.se, and more. "
seller parent: Anttila Oy
seller: Kodin1
Kodin1's E-Commerce Business includes their online store and the Kodin1.com domain. Kodin1 is Finland's largest and most diversified chain of department stores specializing in interior decoration and home goods. Kodin1 operates both physical stores as well as an online shop at Kodin1.com.
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closed 11/28/2016 via BNC Analysis

Dunelm Group plc, acquired WorldStores

synopsis: Retailer Dunelm has purchased retail giant Worldstores – including Achica and Kiddicare. Worldstores was established in 2008, and is one of the UK's largest online retailers of products for the home and garden.
buyer: Dunelm Group plc (LSE:DNLM:$1,100.40)
Dunelm is the UK’s No. 1 Homewares retailer offering over 26,000 quality products across more than 28 different departments. They operate from over 150 ‘out-of-town’ superstores, and provide further convenience through online, mobile, catalogue, telephone ordering and reserve & collect propositions."
target: WorldStores
Established in 2008, WorldStores is the UK’s largest online retailer of products for the home and garden. Their goal is to provide customers a fuss-free shopping experience with more choices under one roof than their competitors, and the option of next day or day of choice delivery.
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closed 10/21/2016 via BNC Analysis

Ferguson Enterprises, acquired Signature Hardware

synopsis: Signature Hardware has been acquired by Ferguson Enterprises. Signature Hardware provides online retailing services for bath, kitchen, and home products. The company offers products such as door handles and locksets, door hardware, door knockers, doorbells, door grilles and more.
buyer parent: Wolseley
buyer: Ferguson Enterprises
Ferguson Enterprises, Inc. distributes commercial and residential plumbing supplies, and pipes, valves, and fittings. It offers faucets, toilets and urinals, sinks, and rough plumbing products; hoods and vents, disposer parts, air switches, and much more. "
target: Signature Hardware
Signature Hardware provides online retailing services for bath, kitchen, and home products. The company offers products such as door handles and locksets, door hardware, door knockers, doorbells, door grilles and more.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$120
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/3/2016 via PR Newswire

Showroomprive.com SARL, acquired SaldiPrivati

synopsis: Showroomprivé, an innovative European player in the online private sales industry, specializing in fashion, announced that it has completed the acquisition of the Italian company Saldi Privati from the Banzai Group.
buyer: Showroomprive.com SARL (ENXTPA:SRP:$579.83)
Showroomprive.com, SARL is an online fashion retailer, based in France. At the crossroads of fashion and innovation, Showroomprive.com offers daily to its members in France but also in eight other European countries, exclusive sales events on big brands up to 70% off. "
target parent: Banzai SPA
target: SaldiPrivati
Saldi Privati, based in Italy, is an online retailer of apparel, accessories and household products.
price ($mm)
$31
rev ($mm)
$49
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/29/2019 via BNC Analysis

The Chernin Group, acquired Food52

synopsis: The Chernin Group, an independent media holding company, has acquired a majority stake in Food52, a recipe and cookware website. Food52 offers thousands of articles and community submitted recipes that inspire people to eat thoughtfully and live joyfully. Their online shop allows users to easily buy the cookware they need to eat and live well.
buyer: The Chernin Group
The Chernin Group, LLC (TCG) is a privately held, independent media holding company founded by Peter Chernin and based in Los Angeles, California. TCG has built, managed, operated, and invested in businesses in the media, entertainment, and technology sectors around the world since 2010. "
target: Food52
Food52 is a recipe and cookware website. Food52 offers thousands of articles and community submitted recipes that inspire people to eat thoughtfully and live joyfully. Their online shop allows users to easily buy the cookware they need to cook, eat, and live well.
price ($mm)
$83
rev ($mm)
$30
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.8x
EV / EBITDA
announced 5/4/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Better Collective A/S, will acquire The Action Network

synopsis: Sports betting media group, Better Collective, is to acquire 100% of the shares in Action Network, a sports media company featuring news and analysis focused on the sports betting landscape in the United States.
buyer: Better Collective A/S (OM:BETCO:$109.56)
Better Collective is a global sports betting media group that develops digital platforms for betting tips, bookmaker information and iGaming communities. "
target parent: The Chernin Group
target: The Action Network
Action is uniquely positioned in the US market as the premium sports content and product destination for US sports bettors. Action provides an enhanced experience for its users through original sports news content, premium insights, deep menus of odds and proprietary betting tools and data.
price ($mm)
$240
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announced 2/24/2021 via Bloomberg

The Chernin Group, will acquire Goldin Auctions

synopsis: The Chernin Group (TCG), a multi-stage investment firm dedicated to building consumer businesses, will acquire a majority stake in Goldin Auctions, a leading sports memorabilia auction house. Goldin Auctions offers a variety of sports memorabilia and collectibles through their online auctions and catalogs.
buyer: The Chernin Group
The Chernin Group (TCG) is a multi-stage investment firm dedicated to building consumer businesses. TCG focuses on majority and minority investments in growing consumer businesses. Their portfolio includes digital media, commerce, marketplaces, sports, gaming, consumer finance, and health brands. "
target: Goldin Auctions
Goldin Auctions is a leading sports memorabilia auction house. Goldin Auctions offers a variety of sports memorabilia and collectibles through their online auctions and catalogs. Their products include trading cards, autographs, ticket stubs, photos, sneakers, coins, jerseys and more.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$27
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/29/2019 via BNC Analysis

The Chernin Group, acquired Food52

synopsis: The Chernin Group, an independent media holding company, has acquired a majority stake in Food52, a recipe and cookware website. Food52 offers thousands of articles and community submitted recipes that inspire people to eat thoughtfully and live joyfully. Their online shop allows users to easily buy the cookware they need to eat and live well.
buyer: The Chernin Group
The Chernin Group, LLC (TCG) is a privately held, independent media holding company founded by Peter Chernin and based in Los Angeles, California. TCG has built, managed, operated, and invested in businesses in the media, entertainment, and technology sectors around the world since 2010. "
target: Food52
Food52 is a recipe and cookware website. Food52 offers thousands of articles and community submitted recipes that inspire people to eat thoughtfully and live joyfully. Their online shop allows users to easily buy the cookware they need to cook, eat, and live well.
price ($mm)
$83
rev ($mm)
$30
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.8x
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/3/2018 via BNC Analysis

The Chernin Group, acquired MeatEater

synopsis: Chernin Group has acquired controlling stake in MeatEater Inc., a new outdoor-lifestyle company founded by Steven Rinella, author, podcaster and host of Netflix’s “MeaterEater” series. The Bozeman, Montana-based media company, caters to an audience of wildlife enthusiasts, providing a hub for hunting, fishing, food and conservation.
buyer: The Chernin Group
The Chernin Group, LLC (TCG) is a privately held, independent media holding company founded by Peter Chernin and based in Los Angeles, California. TCG has built, managed, operated, and invested in businesses in the media, entertainment, and technology sectors around the world since 2010. "
target: MeatEater
MeatEater Inc., a Bozeman, Montana-based media company, formed in February 2018, caters to an audience of wildlife enthusiasts, providing a hub for hunting, fishing, food and conservation. MeatEater also creates a podcast and a series for Netflix that showcases hunting and cooking.
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closed 8/7/2018 via BusinessWire

WarnerMedia, acquired Otter Media

synopsis: AT&T has acquired The Chernin Group’s controlling interest in Otter Media, the joint venture between the two companies. Otter Media, a leading subscription, advertising and content company, comprises wholly-owned subsidiaries Ellation, Crunchyroll and VRV, Fullscreen, and Rooster Teeth. Otter Media will be a part of AT&T’s WarnerMedia unit.
buyer parent: AT&T
buyer: WarnerMedia (NYSE:TWX:$31,532.00)
WarnerMedia is comprised of HBO, Turner and Warner Bros. Together, these business units are leaders in the industry in creating premium content, operate one of the world’s largest TV and film studios and own a vast library of entertainment. WarnerMedia is one of four distinct business units of AT&T."
target parent: The Chernin Group
target: Otter Media
Otter Media, a leading subscription, advertising and content company, comprises wholly-owned subsidiaries Ellation, an online subscription video service provider, with offerings under the Crunchyroll and VRV brands, as well as a full-service digital media company, Fullscreen, and Rooster Teeth.
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closed 10/25/2017 via Company Press Release

The Action Network, acquired FantasyLabs

synopsis: The Action Network, a newly formed sports analysis and media company owned by The Chernin Group, has acquired FantasyLabs. FantasyLabs provides daily fantasy sports players with proprietary data and tools to test theories, quickly create and backtest models, and ultimately, construct profitable daily fantasy sports lineups.
buyer parent: The Chernin Group
buyer: The Action Network
The Action Network is a subscription-based sports analysis and media company catering to bettors and fantasy-sports players. "
target: FantasyLabs
FantasyLabs provides daily fantasy sports players with proprietary data and tools to test theories, quickly create and backtest models, and ultimately construct profitable DFS lineups. Their goal is to introduce completely unique concepts to help players acquire an unprecedented edge.
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closed 10/25/2017 via Company Press Release

The Action Network, acquired Sports Insights

synopsis: The Action Network, a newly formed sports analysis and media company owned by The Chernin Group, has acquired Sports Insights. Sports Insights, a leading provider of sports information and betting services, including sports betting software, public betting trends, and live odds.
buyer parent: The Chernin Group
buyer: The Action Network
The Action Network is a subscription-based sports analysis and media company catering to bettors and fantasy-sports players. "
target: Sports Insights
Sports Insights, a leading provider of sports information and betting services, including sports betting software, public betting trends, and live odds. Sports Insights pioneered the use of public betting trends data at sportsbooks to unlock value in the sports betting marketplace.
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closed 10/25/2017 via Company Press Release

The Action Network, acquired SportsAction

synopsis: The Action Network, a newly formed sports analysis and media company owned by The Chernin Group, has acquired SportsAction, a native app platform offering real-time scores, odds and picks tracking, with information and analysis targeting both casual and very engaged sports bettors.
buyer parent: The Chernin Group
buyer: The Action Network
The Action Network is a subscription-based sports analysis and media company catering to bettors and fantasy-sports players. "
target: SportsAction
SportsAction is a native app platform offering real-time scores, odds and picks tracking, with information and analysis targeting both casual and very engaged sports bettors. SportsAction was co-founded by Brian Mead and Kerns, and was incubated with TCG.
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closed 3/17/2016 via BusinessWire

Fullscreen, Inc., acquired StageBloc

synopsis: Global media company Fullscreen announced the acquisition of StageBloc, a premiere direct-to-fan technology platform. StageBloc is a powerful platform that helps users better understand and connect with their audience and own their digital relationships.
buyer parent: The Chernin Group
buyer: Fullscreen, Inc.
Fullscreen is a global youth media company that develops online creators and produces multi- platform entertainment experiences. 600 million subscribers generate more than 5 billion video views across Fullscreen's global network each month. "
target: StageBloc
StageBloc is a powerful platform that helps users better understand and connect with their audience and own their digital relationships. StageBloc helps consolidate digital identity into a single place and use the resulting data to gain new insights and make better business decisions.
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announced 1/7/2016 via BNC Analysis

The Chernin Group, will acquire Barstool Sports

synopsis: The Chernin Group, the firm led by media investor Peter Chernin, has taken a majority stake in the controversial sports blog website Barstool Sports. Barstool Sports is the #1 read, independent, sport & men's lifestyle online publication in the country within the 18-34 year old male demographic.
buyer: The Chernin Group
The Chernin Group, LLC, through its subsidiaries, produces feature films and television programs. The company also builds, manages, and operates media, entertainment, and technology businesses across Asia. The company was founded in 2009 and is based in Santa Monica, California. "
target: Barstool Sports
Barstool Sports is the #1 read, independent, sport & men's lifestyle online publication in the country within the 18-34 year old male demographic.
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closed 5/4/2015 via BusinessWire

Fullscreen, Inc., acquired McBeard

synopsis: Global media company Fullscreen, Inc. announced the acquisition of McBeard, a social media studio. With a growing team of more than 100 full-time copywriters, designers and strategists, the Los Angeles-based McBeard creates custom social media content on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Tumblr, Pinterest and Snapchat for clients.
buyer parent: The Chernin Group
buyer: Fullscreen, Inc.
Fullscreen is a global youth media company that develops online creators and programs multi-platform entertainment experiences. 450 million subscribers generate more than 4 billion video views across Fullscreen’s global network each month. "
target: McBeard
McBeard is a social media studio that creates the daily content that great brands share. They lead creative online campaigns for clients like Coca-Cola, 20th Century Fox, Sony Pictures, Mary Kay, NBC Universal, Warner Bros., Mattel, Netflix, AT&T and more.
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closed 9/22/2014 via

Otter Media, acquired Fullscreen, Inc.

synopsis: Otter Media, the joint venture between Chernin Group and AT&T, has purchased a majority stake in YouTube multichannel partner network Fullscreen Media. Fullscreen works with more than 50,000 content creators who engage 450 million subscribers and generate 4 billion monthly views.
buyer parent: The Chernin Group
buyer: Otter Media
Otter Media is a joint venture between AT&T and The Chernin Group. One of the strategic focuses of the venture is to invest in and build advertising and OTT video services for targeted audiences. "
target: Fullscreen, Inc.
Fullscreen is a media company powering the creation and sharing of video with the connected generation. They power the creation and sharing of video with the premiere, online creators and world’s leading brands on a global scale.
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closed 6/12/2014 via BNC Analysis

Crunchyroll, acquired Redux

synopsis: Crunchyroll has announced that it has acquired Redux. The company makes discovering exceptional online video as enjoyable and effortless as watching cable television - Redux delivers a lean-back TV experience programmed by curators and friends that share their taste. Redux offers hundreds of channels of entertaining, hand-picked video.
buyer parent: The Chernin Group
buyer: Crunchyroll
Crunchyroll is the leading global video service for Japanese Anime and Asian media. Crunchyroll has over 20,000 videos and 10,000 hours of Anime, Korean Drama and Live-Action titles on Crunchyroll.com. "
target: Redux
Redux makes discovering exceptional online video as enjoyable and effortless as watching cable television - Redux delivers a lean-back TV experience programmed by curators and friends that share their taste. Redux offers hundreds of channels of entertaining, hand-picked video.
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closed 12/2/2013 via BusinessWire

The Chernin Group, acquired Crunchyroll

synopsis: The Chernin Group, which manages and invests in businesses in the media, entertainment and technology sectors globally, announced it has acquired a majority stake in Crunchyroll, Inc., the leading global video streaming service for anime content.
buyer: The Chernin Group
The Chernin Group is a privately held, independent media holding company founded by Peter Chernin and based in Los Angeles, CA. TCG has built, managed, operated and invested in businesses in the media, entertainment and technology sectors around the world since 2010. "
target: Crunchyroll
Crunchyroll is the leading global video service for Japanese Anime and Asian media. Crunchyroll has over 20,000 videos and 10,000 hours of Anime, Korean Drama and Live-Action titles on Crunchyroll.com.
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closed 1/30/2017 via BNC Analysis

Technische Werke Ludwigshafen AG, acquired WEBfactory GmbH

synopsis: Fidura Private Equity Fonds has sold their majority stake in the software company WEBfactory GmbH in Buchen (Odenwald) successfully to Technische Werke Ludwigshafen AG (TWL). WEBFactory provides standard software for the surveillance and control of machines and industrial systems and for the online analysis and assessment of production data.
buyer: Technische Werke Ludwigshafen AG
Technische Werke Ludwigshafen AG (TWL) is a local utility company based in Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Germany. TWL has for over 100 years supplied the city of Ludwigshafen with electricity, gas, refrigeration, water and district heating. "
target parent: Fidura Private Equity Fonds
target: WEBfactory GmbH
WEBfactory GmbH, headquartered in Baden-Württemberg, Buchen, provides standard software for the surveillance and control of machines and industrial systems and for the online analysis and assessment of production data.
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closed 11/28/2016 via Market Wire

N. Harris Computer Corporation, acquired iMDsoft

synopsis: Constellation Software Inc., announced its wholly-owned subsidiary N. Harris Computer Corporation has acquired all of the shares of I.M.D. Soft Limited a leading international clinical information systems software provider.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: N. Harris Computer Corporation
Harris has focused on providing feature-rich and robust turnkey solutions to Public Sector, Schools, Utility, and Health Care agencies throughout North America. Harris’ focus is on creating long-term relationships with its customers and ensuring that it meets the changing needs of its customers. "
target parent: TPG Capital
target: iMDsoft
iMDsoft is a leading provider of proven clinical information systems worldwide. The Company’s products are designed to enhance quality of care for critically ill patients and improve financial performance for healthcare providers.
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closed 7/9/2012 via PR Newswire

MetrixLab, acquired MarketTools Inc.

synopsis: MetrixLab, a global provider of online consumer research services, announced that it has acquired MarketTools Research Solutions Inc., a leader in services and software for market research, from TPG Growth. MarketTools is known for pioneering some of the first research technologies on the Internet.
buyer: MetrixLab
MetrixLab is a fast-growing global provider of online consumer research services. Its solutions are employed by over half of the Top 100 Global Brands such as Microsoft, Philips, Google and Heineken. The company is headquartered in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. "
target parent: TPG Capital
target: MarketTools Inc.
MarketTools is the leading provider of services and software for market research. Through the use of advanced respondent engagement techniques and comprehensive analytic tools, MarketTools helps clients innovate, optimize and execute programs that deliver high-value business impact.
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announced 1/31/2017 via BNC Analysis

Capiton AG, will acquire Gemaco N.V.

synopsis: Capiton has entered into an agreement on the acquisition of a majority stake in Gemaco Group with the current majority shareholder Saffelberg Investments. Gemaco Group based with its headquarters in Mechelen, Belgium is a leading provider of full-service merchandising and promotional marketing solutions for global industry.
buyer: Capiton AG
Capiton is an owner-managed financial investor that invests in large SMEs in Germany, Austria and Switzerland by means of MBOs and expansion financing. capiton's roots go back to the late 1970s. "
target parent: Saffelberg Investments
target: Gemaco N.V.
Gemaco Group based with its headquarters in Mechelen, Belgium is a leading provider of full-service merchandising and promotional marketing solutions for global industry and fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) customers. The Group has 13 locations worldwide.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$96
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
announced 8/26/2020 via BusinessWire

Valuesetters, will be merged with Netcapital

synopsis: ValueSetters, a publicly-traded boutique advisory firm with unique expertise in helping private companies raise capital over the internet, is to merge with Netcapital, a private securities platform that connects investors to entrepreneurs to help private companies grow.
buyer: Valuesetters (OTCPK:VSTR:$1.75)
Led by a team of professional investors, digital marketing experts, and technology specialists, ValueSetters is a publicly-traded boutique advisory firm with unique expertise in helping private companies raise capital over the internet. "
target: Netcapital
Netcapital is a private securities platform that connects investors to entrepreneurs to help private companies grow. Netcapital operates an investment portal that enables investors to set up an account online, browse information on private companies offering securities on the platform, and invest.
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announced 1/23/2019 via PR Newswire

Dynata, will acquire Reimagine Holdings Group

synopsis: Dynata, a global leader in first-party data and data services, announces it has reached an agreement to acquire Reimagine Holdings Group, a global leader in data creation and technology-enabled business intelligence headquartered in Westport, Connecticut.
buyer parent: Court Square Capital Partners
buyer: Dynata
Dynata is the premier global provider of data solutions and technology for consumer and B2B survey research. Dynata reaches participants in 90+ sample countries via internet, telephone, mobile/wireless and mixed-access offerings. "
target: Reimagine Holdings Group
Reimagine is a global leader in data creation for business intelligence, and has redefined the insights industry by acquiring and investing in growth-oriented, technology-enabled service companies.
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closed 5/23/2018 via BNC Analysis

startup300 AG, acquired Pioneers.io

synopsis: startup300, an Austrian angel investor network and business accelerator, has acquired Pioneers.io, an international relationship builder in the tech and startup scene. Pioneers' flagship event, Pioneers Festival, brings together a global community of 2,500 founders, investors, and innovation executives to build partnerships and shape the future.
buyer: startup300 AG
startup300 is an Austrian angel investor network and business accelerator that offers their services to Austrian startups. The group consists of 142 angels and investors that help startups grow their businesses. They focus on startups that have scalable, innovative or disruptive business models. "
target: Pioneers.io
Pioneers.io is an international relationship builder in the tech and startup scene, offering events, consulting, and investment. Their Pioneers Festival event brings together a global community of 2,500 founders, investors, and innovation executives to build partnerships and shape the future.
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closed 3/14/2017 via PR Newswire

The Shipyard, acquired TOMORRO\\\ LLC

synopsis: The Shipyard, an independent marketing firm, today announces the acquisition of TOMORRO\\\, an innovation consultancy led by marketing icon Jon Bond – combining the companies' strategic, creative and data-centric talents to address rising demand from businesses seeking to inoculate themselves against Disruption.
buyer: The Shipyard
The Shipyard is an independent marketing consultancy and the first "marketing engineering" firm. It is creating digital transformation for the world's most significant brands- where high velocity content creation meets big data, where competitive strategy meets creative and disruptive advertising. "
target: TOMORRO\\\ LLC
TOMORRO\\\ LLC is a consultancy designed to accelerate brand value through the adoption of the most forward-thinking marketing approaches and technologies. TOMORRO\\\ is an active investor and advisor in ad technology companies.
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announced 11/30/2020 via BusinessWire

ServiceNow, will acquire Element AI

synopsis: ServiceNow announced it has signed an agreement to acquire Element AI, a leading artificial intelligence (AI) company with deep AI capabilities and some of the world’s brightest AI minds. Element AI launches and incubates advanced AI-First solutions in partnership with large corporations.
buyer: ServiceNow (NYSE:NOW:$4,833.48)
ServiceNow's cloud-based platform and solutions deliver digital experiences that help people do their best work. Their applications automate, predict, digitize, and optimize business processes and tasks, across IT, Customer Service, Security Operations, and Human Resources. "
target: Element AI
Element AI is the platform that helps organizations embrace an AI-First world for today and tomorrow. Composed of a research lab uniquely connected to the world's best academic ecosystems, Element AI launches and incubates advanced AI-First solutions in partnership with large corporations.
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announced 5/3/2018 via PR Newswire

RMRM Holdings, Sound Point Capital Management, will acquire Relativity Media, LLC

synopsis: Relativity Media has agreed to sell all of its assets to UltraV Holdings LLC, a joint venture among funds managed by Sound Point Capital Management and RMRM Holdings. Relativity Media operates a portfolio of major studio quality film assets with the capabilities and infrastructure to produce and distribute high caliber, original content.
buyer: RMRM Holdings
buyer: Sound Point Capital Management
UltraV Holdings LLC is a joint venture among funds managed by Sound Point Capital Management, a New York-based asset management firm with approximately $17 billion of assets under management, and RMRM Holdings, which is led by David Robbins, Lex Miron and Larry Robbins. "
target: Relativity Media, LLC
Relativity Media operates a portfolio of major studio quality film assets with the capabilities and infrastructure to produce and distribute high caliber, original content. They are engaged in the production and distribution of movies, television, fashion, sports, digital and music.
price ($mm)
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announced 1/4/2018 via PR Newswire

SilverLake, will acquire Weld North Education

synopsis: Silver Lake, the global leader in technology investing, announced that it will acquire a majority stake in Weld North Education (WNE), a leading digital education technology company focused on developing digital curriculum and tools for preK-12th grade, from KKR.
buyer: SilverLake
Silver Lake is the global leader in technology investing, with about $39 billion in combined assets under management and committed capital and a team of approximately 100 investment and value creation professionals located in Silicon Valley, New York, London, Hong Kong and Tokyo. "
target parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
target: Weld North Education
Weld North Education operates a platform of digital and SaaS educational solution businesses and makes control investments in high potential businesses in the education industry.
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closed 12/21/2016 via Company Press Release

New Hope Communications Inc., acquired Nutrition Capital Network

synopsis: New Hope, a company that helps suppliers, manufacturers & retailers bring healthy, organic & natural products to life, has acquired the assets of Nutrition Capital Network (NCN), a company that holds four annual investor meetings which focus on investment and acquisition opportunities in branded products, ingredients and technology.
buyer parent: Informa plc
buyer: New Hope Communications Inc.
New Hope Network is at the forefront of the healthy lifestyle products industry. With solutions for the complete supply chain from manufacturers, retailers/distributors and service providers, the network offers a robust portfolio of content, events, data, research and consultative services. "
target: Nutrition Capital Network
Nutrition Capital Network holds four annual investor meetings which focus on investment and acquisition opportunities in branded products, ingredients and technology. They facilitate financing for growing companies and introduce investors to the next generation of brands.
price ($mm)
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announced 3/14/2017 via BNC Analysis

Boubyan Petrochemical Company, will acquire Educational Holding Group

synopsis: Boubyan Petrochemicals, the first private-sector company in Kuwait that invested in the government-controlled petrochemical sector, is to acquire majority stake in Educational Holding Group, the first private educational investments organization in Kuwait. Boubyan Petrochemicals is looking to buy 32.8% stake and currently hold 21.12% stake.
buyer: Boubyan Petrochemical Company (KWSE:BPCC:$93.42)
Boubyan Petrochemical Company K.S.C., a Kuwaiti shareholding company listed on the Kuwait Stock Exchange, is the first private-sector company in Kuwait that invested in the government-controlled petrochemical sector. The company was established on February 12, 1995 "
target: Educational Holding Group (KWSE:EDU:$38.04)
Founded in 1982, Educational Holding Group was the first private educational investments organization in Kuwait. The group has grown manifold with a portfolio that covers the entire educational life-cycle, ranging from K-12, tertiary education and vocational training and development.
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closed 12/8/2005 via BusinessWire

eLocalAccess, LLC merged with TradeMaven Group LLC,

synopsis: TradeMaven LLC and eLocal today jointly announced they have merged the two firms to form TradeMaven Group LLC (TMG). The merger is one of the most significant in the online trading industry, combining TradeMaven's leading technology for online trading with eLocal's exceptional retail and institutional execution and brokerage services.
buyer: TradeMaven Group LLC
TradeMaven was founded with the mission of providing high-performance and cost-effective trading software for experienced and new traders. TM is used by Futures, Forex & Bond Traders worldwide. "
target: eLocalAccess, LLC
eLOCAL was established and registered with the NFA and CFTC in July 2000 culminating in the merger of two large independent local clearing firms at the Chicago Board of Trade.
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closed 1/28/2021 via Yahoo, Inc.

Martin Wolf LLC, acquired IT ExchangeNet

synopsis: martinwolf M&A Advisors - a leading M&A Advisory firm exclusively focusing on middle-market IT Services, Solution Provider and Software companies - announced the acquisition of IT ExchangeNet (ITX), a leader in facilitating smaller mid-market IT M&A transactions.
buyer: Martin Wolf LLC
Headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona with an office in New York, martin wolf is a leading M & A Advisory focused on middle market companies in the IT Services, IT Supply Chain, and Software space. "
target: IT ExchangeNet
Founded in 1998 by technology CEOs and M & A professionals, and headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, IT ExchangeNet (ITX) is an organized and efficient marketplace for owners of small mid-market IT businesses seeking buyers or strategic partners.
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announced 5/15/2009 via AP - Associated Press

Nordnet Bank AB, will acquire eQ Corporation

synopsis: Nordnet Bank AB has signed an agreement to acquire 100% of the shares in the Finnish company eQ, from Straumur Burdaras Investment Bank hf. eQ, the largest online-broker in Finland, has about 57 000 customer and the group specializes in investment services through three business areas; Securities Brokerage, Asset Management and Corporate Finance.
buyer: Nordnet Bank AB
The Nordnet Group provides user-friendly and cost efficient services to private investors and companies within share trading, mutual fund investments and pension savings plans. The holding company, Nordnet AB (plc), is listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange. "
target parent: Straumur Burdaras Investment Bank, hf.
target: eQ Corporation
eQ, the largest online-broker in Finland, has about 57,000 customers and the group specializes in investment services through three business areas; Securities Brokerage, Asset Management and Corporate Finance.
price ($mm)
$51
rev ($mm)
$34
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.5x
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/10/2021 via BNC Analysis

Aion Bank, acquired ETFmatic LTD

synopsis: Aion Bank, a full-service digital bank based in Brussels, has acquired ETFmatic, a London-based robo-advisor and Aion’s partner since last year. The deal has been approved by the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). ETFmatic’s proprietary investment platform and management team will be integrated into Aion’s operations.
buyer parent: Warburg Pincus
buyer: Aion Bank
Aion, based in Belgium, is a subscription-only digital bank with a modern human touch, offering a wide range of services to individual and business customers. Seated in Brussels, it operates under a Belgian banking licence and offers customers convenient ways to optimize savings and expenses. "
target: ETFmatic LTD
ETFmatic, based in the UK, provides their customers with an easy way to manage their investment goals. The Company uses index based investment strategies and Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) to construct and manage investment portfolios tailored to their customers' personal preferences and situations.
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closed 11/18/2020 via BNC Analysis

Republic.co, acquired NextSeed Services LLC

synopsis: New York-based Republic, missioned to democratize investing has announced the acquisition of local business investment platform, NextSeed. NextSeed aims to connect businesses and individual investors to build vibrant communities across America. The firm has facilitated over $20mn in investments from 25,000 members into 75 local businesses.
buyer: Republic.co
Republic is an open investment platform. People can choose from privately-held companies they believe in and can connect with their success as they fuel their growth. Republic is an investment platform where everyone can invest as little as $10 in innovative startups and ICOs. "
target: NextSeed Services LLC
NextSeed is on a mission to connect businesses and individual investors to build vibrant communities across America. On the NextSeed platform, thriving local businesses can raise capital from the general public, and in turn, anybody can now invest in small businesses in their own backyard.
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announced 5/21/2009 via BusinessWire

PFGBEST, will acquire Alaron Futures & Options

synopsis: PFGBEST announced that it is purchasing the customer assets of Alaron. It will be formed into a new division called ATD, a division of PFGBEST. Both companies have been leaders in the futures industry for 20 years, through the evolution of online trading that helped level the playing field for retail futures market participants.
buyer: PFGBEST
PFGBEST is the second-largest non-clearing U.S. Futures Commission Merchant, with customers, affiliates and brokerage offices in more than 80 countries. It offers a range of trading and investor products and services for retail investors as well as for commercial and institutional clients. "
target: Alaron Futures & Options
Alaron, founded in 1989 in Chicago, provides electronic and pit-based futures trading and asset management services to institutions and retail clients on five continents. Alaron built upon its core business by integrating global trading systems and analysis techniques used by professional traders.
price ($mm)
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closed 1/15/2008 via PR Newswire

Lightspeed Professional Trading, LLC, acquired Integrity Trading Inc.

synopsis: Lightspeed Financial, LLC, announced that it has completed the acquisition of Integrity Trading Inc., a Direct Market Access broker/dealer that provides execution and clearing services to retail and institutional customers. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
buyer: Lightspeed Professional Trading, LLC
Lightspeed Professional Trading, LLC is a Direct Market Access trading and trading technology development business. Formerly E*TRADE Professional Trading, LLC, the firm was acquired by the current management team in a management buyout from E*TRADE Financial in 2006. "
target: Integrity Trading Inc.
Integrity Trading International is a broker dealer registered in the United States offering clearing and execution to U.S. and foreign banks, broker dealers and individuals interested in accessing the U.S. market and reselling our services in foreign countries.
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YES24 Co., Ltd.
YES24 Co., Ltd.
Yes24 Co., Ltd. engages in online shopping. Its businesses include tickets, gift items, ebooks, advertisement, movie operations, and other commodities.
year
2013
rev ($mm)
$321.65
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
$4.01
Net Income ($mm)
$5.79
Employees
418
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Ticker: HD
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Home Depot
Home Depot
The Home Depot, the world’s largest home improvement specialty retailer, values and rewards dedicated, knowledgeable and experienced professionals. They operate over 2,200 retail stores in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, Canada and Mexico.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$105,595.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$17,473.00
EBIT ($mm)
$15,341.00
Net Income ($mm)
$10,556.00
Employees
413000
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Ticker: TJX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The TJX Companies, Inc.
The TJX Companies, Inc.
The TJX Companies, Inc. is the leading off-price retailer of apparel and home fashions in the U.S. and worldwide. The Company operates 1,039 T.J. Maxx, 912 Marshalls, and 417 HomeGoods stores in the United States; 222 Winners, 88 HomeSense, and 14 Marshalls stores in Canada.
year
2013
rev ($mm)
$25,878.37
EBITDA ($mm)
$3,615.43
EBIT ($mm)
$3,106.53
Net Income ($mm)
$1,906.69
Employees
168000
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Ticker: SZSE:00202
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Suning Appliance Company Limited
Suning Appliance Company Limited
Suning Appliance Co., Ltd. operates retail chain stores to sell household appliances, electronic products, office equipment, and communication products.
year
2013
rev ($mm)
$17,515.18
EBITDA ($mm)
$232.83
EBIT ($mm)
$100.61
Net Income ($mm)
$156.81
Employees
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Ticker: LSE:DNLM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Dunelm Group plc
Dunelm is the UK’s No. 1 Homewares retailer offering over 26,000 quality products across more than 28 different departments. They operate from over 150 ‘out-of-town’ superstores, and provide further convenience through online, mobile, catalogue, telephone ordering and reserve & collect propositions.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$1,100.40
EBITDA ($mm)
$186.50
EBIT ($mm)
$161.52
Net Income ($mm)
$127.79
Employees
8968
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Ticker: LOW
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lowe’s Companies, Inc.
Lowe’s Companies, Inc.
Lowe's Companies, Inc.is a home improvement company serving customers the United States and Canada. Lowe's has home improvement products such as lumber, building material, appliances, seasonal, outdoor living, tools and hardware, plumbing, electrical, paint, home and garden, and more.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$71,309.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$7,536.00
EBIT ($mm)
$6,082.00
Net Income ($mm)
$2,314.00
Employees
245000
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Ticker:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
EXOR N.V.
EXOR N.V.
Exor N.V. invests in different sectors, mainly in Europe and in the United States, focusing on few global companies. Its most important investments include Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, Ferrari, PartnerRe, CNH Industrial, Juventus and The Economist.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$145,720.67
EBITDA ($mm)
$8,390.72
EBIT ($mm)
$2,784.82
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
268979
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Ticker: MISX:AFKS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sistema JSFC
Sistema is a large private investor operating in the real sector of the Russian economy. Sistema's investment portfolio comprises stakes in predominantly Russian companies from various sectors.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$12,015.39
EBITDA ($mm)
$2,983.99
EBIT ($mm)
$1,619.06
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: ENXTPA:MF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Wendel Group
Wendel Group
Wendel is one of Europe's leading listed investment firms. The Group invests in Europe, North America and Africa in companies which are leaders in their field, such as Bureau Veritas, Cromology, Stahl, IHS, Constantia Flexibles, Allied Universal and Tsebo.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$9,427.37
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,374.70
EBIT ($mm)
$857.62
Net Income ($mm)
$31.05
Employees
0
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Ticker: LNC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lincoln Financial Group
Lincoln Financial Group
Lincoln Financial Group (LFG) provides advice and solutions that help empower Americans to take charge of their financial lives with confidence and optimism. Today, more than 17 million customers trust LFG's retirement, insurance and wealth protection expertise.
year
2009
rev ($mm)
$8,499.00
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
8208
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Ticker: ENXTPA:RF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Eurazeo
Eurazeo
With a diversified portfolio of over 5 billion euros in assets, Eurazeo is one of the leading listed investment companies in Europe. Its purpose and mission is to identify, accelerate and enhance the transformation potential of the companies in which it invests.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$5,100.86
EBITDA ($mm)
$709.25
EBIT ($mm)
$247.35
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: XTRA:AR4
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Aurelius AG
Aurelius AG
Aurelius Group is a pan-European asset manager with offices in Munich, London, Stockholm, and Madrid. Aurelius has grown from a local turnaround investor to an international multi-asset manager investing in a wide range of sectors and across the capital structure.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$4,131.43
EBITDA ($mm)
($165.89)
EBIT ($mm)
($264.57)
Net Income ($mm)
$279.98
Employees
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Ticker: RCAP
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
RCS Capital
RCS Capital
RCS Capital is an investment firm expressly focused on the retail investor. They are engaged in the wholesale distribution, investment banking and capital markets businesses, and a research business focused on alternative investments.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$1,329.83
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$53.90
Employees
1467
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Ticker: NYSE:ARES
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ares Management, L.P.
Ares Management, L.P.
Ares Management, L.P. is a publicly traded, leading global alternative asset manager. Ares has adhered to a disciplined investment philosophy that focuses on delivering strong risk-adjusted investment returns throughout market cycles.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$1,169.57
EBITDA ($mm)
$175.35
EBIT ($mm)
$148.18
Net Income ($mm)
$61.02
Employees
0
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Ticker: ClearSlide Inc.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Italmobiliare Investment Holding
Italmobiliare Investment Holding is an Italy-based investment company which holds and manages a diversified investment and equities portfolio with a strategic vision underpinned by a financial and industrial history going back more than 150 years.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$705.33
EBITDA ($mm)
$159.96
EBIT ($mm)
$132.30
Net Income ($mm)
$44.25
Employees
1796
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Ticker: BAX:INVCORP
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Investcorp
Investcorp
Investcorp is a world-leading manager of alternative investments for select individuals and institutions. Founded in 1982, they’ve built a global reputation for superior performance, innovation and client service.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$452.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$188.00
EBIT ($mm)
$178.00
Net Income ($mm)
$121.00
Employees
0
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Ticker: LSE:CGEO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Georgia Capital PLC
Georgia Capital is an investment and holding company of a diversified group focused on investing in and developing businesses in Georgia. They seek to capture growth in these sectors: renewable energy, P&C insurance, real estate, water utility, healthcare, auto services, education, & retail banking.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$443.19
EBITDA ($mm)
$78.87
EBIT ($mm)
$53.25
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: GTSM:2928
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Redhorse Corporation
Redhorse Corporation
Redhorse Corporation is a Japanese investment holding company. Their business activities include disaster consulting, wellness, edutainment, communication, regional industry support, e-commerce, souvenirs, travel stores, and accommodation.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$223.53
EBITDA ($mm)
$8.36
EBIT ($mm)
$7.19
Net Income ($mm)
$1.24
Employees
0
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Ticker: JSE:COH
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Brimstone Investment Corporation Limited
Brimstone is an investment company in the Republic of South Africa. Brimstone invests in wealth creating businesses and enters into strategic alliances to which it contributes capital, innovative ideas, management expertise, impeccable empowerment credentials and a values driven corporate identity.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$209.63
EBITDA ($mm)
$47.32
EBIT ($mm)
$36.66
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: TSX:GCG.A
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Guardian Capital Group
Guardian Capital Group
Guardian Capital is a Canadian diversified financial services company operating in Asset Management and Financial Advisory. Guardian provides investment management services, financial advisory services, retail distribution of mutual funds, insurance, and general corporate services.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$136.06
EBITDA ($mm)
$47.79
EBIT ($mm)
$39.58
Net Income ($mm)
$16.49
Employees
375
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Ticker: VALUE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Value8 NV
Value8 NV
Value8 NV is a listed company that invests in and provides services to small and medium-sized companies, primarily in the Benelux and Western Europe. Value8 focuses on successful enterprises in long-term growth industries including healthcare, leisure, environment and internet.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$131.37
EBITDA ($mm)
$10.08
EBIT ($mm)
$6.36
Net Income ($mm)
$5.02
Employees
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