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announced 10/29/2019 via BNC Analysis

Quadrant Private Equity, will acquire QMS Media Limited

synopsis: Quadrant Private Equity, a leading Sydney-based mid market private equity firm investing in companies in Australia and New Zealand, will be acquiring QMS Media Ltd., a leading outdoor media company specializing in providing their clients and agency partners with quality outdoor advertising solutions across their portfolio of products.
buyer: Quadrant Private Equity
Quadrant Private Equity is a leading Sydney-based mid market private equity firm investing in companies in Australia and New Zealand. Quadrant has extensive investment experience across a broad range of sectors, including healthcare, media, consumer goods, financial services and other sectors. "
target: QMS Media Limited (ASX:QMS:$124.17)
QMS Media Ltd. is a leading outdoor media company in Australia, New Zealand and Indonesia specializing in providing their clients and agency partners with quality outdoor advertising solutions across their portfolio of products.
price ($mm)[EV]
$289 [$392]
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$125
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$42
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9.4x
closed 11/21/2022 via BusinessWire

Link Media Outdoor, acquired Elevation Outdoor Advertising LLC

synopsis: Link Media Outdoor announced the purchase of the outdoor advertising assets of Elevation Outdoor Advertising, based in Knoxville, TN. Elevation Outdoor operates over 265 billboard faces including 8 digital displays in Knoxville and East Tennessee.
buyer parent: Boston Omaha Corp
buyer: Link Media Outdoor
Launched in 2015, Link Media Outdoor is an outdoor advertising company. Link operates approximately 7,400 billboard advertising faces in Georgia, Alabama, Florida, Wisconsin, West Virginia, Virginia, Illinois, Iowa, Missouri, Nebraska, Kansas, Nevada, Oklahoma and Arkansas. "
target: Elevation Outdoor Advertising LLC
Elevation Outdoor Advertising, LLC was founded in 2002 and operates approximately 270 outdoor advertising faces located on interstate highways and four-lane primaries throughout East Tennessee.
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announced 10/31/2022 via BNC Analysis

Tractor Outdoor, will acquire Urban Signs

synopsis: Tractor Outdoor has announced that, following its acquisition of a 50% stake in boutique media company UrbanSigns in 2018, the leading Out-of-Home (OOH) media owner in South Africa will take over the rest of the business. Urban Signs specialises in roadside billboards, stadia media, wall murals and spectactulars.
buyer: Tractor Outdoor
Tractor Outdoor is a leading Out-of-Home (OOH) media company in South Africa. Tractor helps people, places, and businesses to grow stronger through its network of traditional OOH, digital inventory and technology, as well as their transit networks and innovative ambient platforms. "
target: Urban Signs
Urban Signs is an independent outdoor advertising company in South Africa. Urban Signs specialises in roadside billboards, stadia media, wall murals and spectactulars. Their outdoor media and building wraps provide a 24 hour advertising solution.
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closed 10/12/2022 via PR Newswire

Doner Partners Network, acquired Wolfgang L.A.

synopsis: Doner Partners Network, a full-service marketing agency, has acquired Wolfgang L.A., an award-winning creative agency. Wolfgang bridges the gap between management consulting and advertising and turns data into a powerful creative weapon. They offer services for brand strategy, branding, social, experiential, OOH, content creation, and more.
buyer parent: Stagwell Inc.
buyer: Doner Partners Network
Doner Partners Network is mix of award-winning US, Canadian and UK based B2C and B2B marketing agencies within Stagwell that are the best-in-class in the cities they originate. Agencies include Doner, DonerNorth, Yamamoto, Veritas, Meat & Produce and KWT Global. "
target: Wolfgang L.A.
Wolfgang L.A. is an award-winning creative agency built for the modern age. Wolfgang bridges the gap between management consulting and advertising and turns data into a powerful creative weapon. They offer services for brand strategy, branding, social, experiential, OOH, content creation, and more.
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closed 7/14/2022 via BNC Analysis

Firefly Systems Inc., acquired Ubiquitous Ltd

synopsis: Firefly, the next-gen mobility advertising solution, has acquired Ubiquitous, a leading provider of taxi advertising services in the UK. Ubiquitous reaches out to large, high-value audiences in 23 cities across the UK. They help a wide range of brands to connect with their target audiences more efficiently.
buyer: Firefly Systems Inc.
Firefly is the street-level digital media network that connects audiences with dynamic media on taxis and rideshare vehicles. The company works with taxi companies and rideshare drivers to install its proprietary advertising displays atop their vehicles. "
target: Ubiquitous Ltd
Ubiquitous is a leading provider of taxi advertising services in the UK. Ubiquitous reaches out to large, high-value audiences in 23 cities across the UK. They help a wide range of brands to connect with their target audiences more efficiently.
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announced 5/3/2022 via BNC Analysis

Atairos Group, Inc., will acquire Ocean Outdoor UK Limited

synopsis: Atairos Group, Inc., an independent strategic investment company, will acquire Ocean Outdoor Ltd., a leading digital out-of-home media company in the UK. Ocean Outdoor specializes in large-format digital, iconic landmark and super-premium banner locations. The company creates inspirational new experiences for aspirational brands.
buyer: Atairos Group, Inc.
Atairos is an independent private company focused on supporting growth-oriented businesses across a wide range of industries. Atairos provides a unique combination of active strategic partnership and patient long-term capital to high-potential companies and their management teams. "
target: Ocean Outdoor UK Limited (OOUT.L:$124.40)
Ocean Outdoor is a leading digital out-of-home media company in the UK. Ocean Outdoor specializes in large-format digital, iconic landmark and super-premium banner locations. The company creates inspirational new experiences for aspirational brands.
price ($mm)
$580
rev ($mm)
$125
EBITDA ($mm)
$51
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4.7x
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11.4x
closed 4/29/2022 via BusinessWire

Pearl Media, acquired LURE Outdoor

synopsis: Pearl Media, a company that develops, manages and sells unique marketing, digital and static media opportunities, has acquired LURE Outdoor. Based in New York City, LURE Outdoor’s OOH mix encompasses over 120 high profile street level billboards, barricades and storefronts throughout New York City, Brooklyn, Chicago, and Los Angeles.
buyer: Pearl Media
Pearl Media develops, manages and sells unique marketing, digital and static media opportunities. Working with best-in-class real estate assets, Pearl develops urban core, mixed-use commercial space, transit centers and transit adjacent properties with premium place-based static and digital signage."
target: LURE Outdoor
Based in New York City, LURE Outdoor’s OOH mix encompasses over 120 high profile street level billboards, barricades and storefronts throughout New York City, Brooklyn, Chicago, and Los Angeles.
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closed 1/26/2022 via BNC Analysis

Plan B Media, purchased OOH Media Companies from Aqua Corporation Public Company Limited

synopsis: Plan B Media, a leading out of home media serviced provider with the most diversified portfolio of media in Thailand, has acquired all shares in Aqua Ad Public Company Limited (AA) and Boardway Media Company Limited (BWM) from the Aqua Corporation Public Company Limited.
buyer: Plan B Media (SET:PLANB:$128.29)
Plan B Media is a leading out of home media serviced provider with the most diversified portfolio of media in Thailand as well as ASEAN region who offers outstanding formats and various sizes of media located in strategic places, catching eyes of all target groups anywhere and anytime. "
seller: Aqua Corporation Public Company Limited (:$23.26)
The acquisition includes AQUA’s OOH Media Companies Aqua Ad Public Company Limited (AA) and Boardway Media Company Limited (BWM). Aqua Corporation Public Company Limited provides billboard advertising services in Thailand.
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$86
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closed 1/6/2022 via GlobeNewswire

Stingray Digital Media Group, acquired InStore Audio Network

synopsis: Stingray Group Inc., a leading music, media, and technology company, announced that it has acquired InStore Audio Network, the largest in-store audio advertising network in the United States, reaching 100 million shoppers each week in over 16,000 grocery retailers and pharmacies across the US.
buyer: Stingray Digital Media Group (TSX:RAY.A:$211.31)
Montreal-based Stingray is a leading music, media, and technology company with over 1,000 employees worldwide. Stingray is a premium provider of curated direct-to-consumer and B2B services, including audio television channels, more than 100 radio stations, 4K UHD television channels, and more. "
target: InStore Audio Network
InStore Audio Network is the largest in-store audio advertising provider in the United States and delivers commercial audio messages to shoppers in over 16,000 grocery, drug, and convenience stores.
price ($mm)
$46
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$15
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3.2x
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closed 12/7/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Lamar Advertising Co., acquired Colossal Media

synopsis: Lamar Advertising Company has acquired Colossal Media, the largest hand paint mural and outdoor advertising company in the United States. They hand paint award-winning large-scale photorealistic murals, art projects, advertising campaigns and more in New York City and nationwide with an efficiency and precision that is unmatched.
buyer: Lamar Advertising Co. (LAMR:$1,867.91)
Lamar Advertising Company is one of the largest outdoor advertising companies, with over 352,000 displays in the United States and Canada. Lamar offers advertisers a variety of billboard, interstate logo, transit, and airport advertising formats, helping both local businesses and national brands. "
target: Colossal Media
Colossal Media is the largest hand paint mural and outdoor advertising company in the United States. They hand paint award-winning large-scale photorealistic murals, art projects, advertising campaigns and more in New York City and nationwide with an efficiency and precision that is unmatched.
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closed 8/31/2021 via BNC Analysis

PFI Group, acquired Jasmine Limited

synopsis: The PFI Group (PFI Signs), one of Europe’s leading providers of signage and on-site branding products, has acquired Jasmine Ltd, a printing business in the UK that combines printing, marketing, and signs & displays. Jasmine provides print services for digital, litho, large format, and design. Their marketing services include design, PR and digital.
buyer: PFI Group
The PFI Group (PFI Signs) is one of Europe’s leading providers of signage and on-site branding products. PFI provides a one-stop solution for all their customer’s signage and print needs. The group offers services for bespoke fabrication, large format print, design, installation, and more. "
target: Jasmine Limited
Jasmine is a printing business in the UK that combines the best in printing, marketing, advertising, PR, digital design and signs & displays. Jasmine provides print services for digital, litho, large format, and design. Their marketing services include design, PR, and digital.
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closed 7/21/2021 via BNC Analysis

OUTFRONT Media Inc., acquired Icewerx

synopsis: OUTFRONT Media Inc., one of the largest out-of-home media companies in North America, has acquired Icewerx Consulting, Inc., a digital outdoor marketing company in Canada. Icewerx enables their clients to express their message in real time through their digital billboard network. The company also offers services for indoor digital displays.
buyer: OUTFRONT Media Inc. (OUT:$1,578.20)
OUTFRONT leverages the power of technology, location, and creativity to connect brands with consumers outside of their homes through one of the largest and most diverse sets of billboard, transit, and mobile assets in North America. "
target: Icewerx
Icewerx is a digital outdoor marketing company in Canada. Icewerx enables their clients to express their message in real time through their digital billboard network. They offer billboards in memorable and high-traffic locations. The company also offers services for indoor digital displays.
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closed 6/30/2021 via BNC Analysis

Firefly Systems Inc., acquired Curb Taxi Media

synopsis: Firefly, the leading mobile digital out-of-home (DOOH) company, has acquired Curb Taxi Media from Curb, a leading mobility platform. Curb Taxi Media is the largest and most established taxi and ride-share advertising company in the US. They offer solutions for digital and static tops, and high impact bus wraps.
buyer: Firefly Systems Inc.
Firefly is the street-level digital media network that connects audiences with dynamic media on taxis and rideshare vehicles. The company works with taxi companies and rideshare drivers to install its proprietary advertising displays atop their vehicles. "
target parent: VeriFone, Inc.
target: Curb Taxi Media
Curb Taxi Media is the largest and most established taxi and ride-share advertising company in the US. Curb Taxi Media reaches millions of consumers in major markets around the US. They offer solutions for digital and static tops, and high impact bus wraps.
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closed 12/3/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Infectious Media merged with Kepler Group,

synopsis: Infectious Media, one of the firms that has powered the digital advertising revolution in Europe, announced that it is joining Kepler Group, the US-based digital marketing pioneer that sits within the kyu Collective alongside companies such as IDEO, Sid Lee and SY Partners.
buyer parent: Hakuhodo DY Holdings, Inc.
buyer: Kepler Group
Kepler Group is an independent provider of digital and database services to Fortune 500 clients in the financial services, travel, retail and other industries. Utilizing its proprietary Kepler Intelligence Platform, the company actively manages client programs in over two dozen countries worldwide. "
target: Infectious Media
Infectious Media is a digital media specialist with offices in London and Singapore. The firm manages digital media activation for clients across display, social, search, video, and programmatic channels like connected TV and programmatic out-of-home.
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closed 8/5/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Firefly Systems Inc., acquired Strong Outdoor

synopsis: Ballantyne Strong, Inc., a holding company with diverse business activities focused on serving the entertainment, retail and advertising markets, announced that it has completed the sale of its Strong Outdoor out-of-home advertising business to Firefly Systems Inc.
buyer: Firefly Systems Inc.
Firefly is the street-level digital media network that connects audiences with dynamic media on taxis and rideshare vehicles. The company works with taxi companies and rideshare drivers to install its proprietary advertising displays atop their vehicles. "
target parent: Ballantyne Strong, Inc.
target: Strong Outdoor
Strong Outdoor is a digital out-of-home advertising business. They commenced operations in early 2018 and have expanded to over 3,000 New York City taxis.
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closed 2/4/2020 via BusinessWire

Eletromidia Group, acquired Elemidia S.A.

synopsis: Eletromidia S.A., a leading out-of-home (OOH) advertiser in Brazil, has acquired Elemidia S.A., creating the leading company in the Brazilian OOH advertising market. Headquartered in São Paulo, Elemidia is the pioneer of OOH advertising in commercial and residential buildings in Brazil with a 100% digital portfolio of over 20,000 panels.
buyer parent: H.I.G. Capital
buyer: Eletromidia Group
Eletromidia is one of the leading out-of-home advertising players in Brazil. With operations in the transportation, airport, shopping malls and street furniture segments, the company is present in Brazil’s largest urban centers, reaching over 16 million people daily. "
target parent: Victoria Capital Partners
target: Elemidia S.A.
Elemidia is the 3rd largest player in the out-of-home (OOH) industry in Brazil. With a tech-oriented strategy and over 20,000 panels in operation, the company is the leader in three of the most relevant segments of the OOH industry: shopping malls, commercial buildings, and residential buildings.
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closed 1/22/2020 via Company Press Release

do it outdoors, acquired Streetblimps

synopsis: do it outdoors media announced their acquisition of Streetblimps, an independent outdoor – solutions alternative advertising media vendor – with highly innovative formats specializing in the areas of; Mobile Billboards, Street Decals, Digital Projection Media, Brand Ambassadors, Ad Balloons, Vehicle Wrapping, 3-d Chalk Art and Inventive Executions.
buyer: do it outdoors
do it outdoors media was started in 1997 by co-founders David Pridgen II and Regis Maher and quickly grew to become the largest national mobile billboard company. They offer mobile billboards, out-of-home + mobile advertising, shadowfencing, branded vehicles and more. "
target: Streetblimps
Streetblimps is an independent outdoor – solutions alternative advertising media vendor – with highly innovative formats specializing in the areas of; Mobile Billboards, Street Decals, Digital Projection Media, Brand Ambassadors, Ad Balloons, Vehicle Wrapping, 3-d Chalk Art and Inventive Executions.
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closed 1/15/2020 via PR Web

Red Star Outdoor, purchased Chicago Assets from Total Outdoor Corp

synopsis: Red Star Outdoor, the iconic Chicago Out-of-Home Company, announced the acquisition of select assets from Total Outdoor in Chicago. Red Star is known for controlling some of Chicago’s most exclusive billboard opportunities, and this acquisition adds 8 additional faces to their inventory in the Heart of Downtown.
buyer: Red Star Outdoor
Red Star Outdoor operates as an outdoor advertising company. They provide out-of-home signage services in the Chicago market and are known to offer some of Chicago's most exclusive billboard opportunities. "
seller: Total Outdoor Corp
Total Outdoor is an independent out-of-home (OOH) advertising company. Total Outdoor offers large format out-of-home advertising in Boston, Chicago, Detroit, Los Angeles, Minneapolis and Seattle. Total Outdoor provides their clients with high quality solutions in key markets across the country.
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closed 1/14/2020 via BNC Analysis

Circle Graphics, acquired MMT

synopsis: Circle Graphics, Inc., a producer of digital graphics for consumers, professionals, and businesses, has acquired the assets of Metromedia Technologies, Inc. (MMT), a media display company. MMT a leader in grand format visual solutions, having originated digital print technology that ushered in the age of high-quality digitally printed billboards.
buyer parent: H.I.G. Capital
buyer: Circle Graphics
Circle Graphics produces digital graphics for consumers, professionals and businesses via two distinct divisions: Online Wall Décor and Out-of-Home Visual Solutions. Online Wall Décor is aimed at consumers and professional photographers, while Out-of-Home Visual Solutions is for billboard operators."
target: MMT
MetroMedia Technologies (MMT) is a Media Display Company serving the Out of Home Advertising, Sports & Event venues, and Retail Environments. MMT is a leader in grand format visual solutions, having originated digital print technology that ushered in high-quality digitally printed billboards.
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announced 12/11/2019 via BNC Analysis

XTD Limited, will acquire AdLine LLC

synopsis: XTD, a stand-alone digital transit media company, will be acquiring Adline, a provider of an out-of-home integrated marketing ecosystem that drives growth by unlocking incremental revenue, reducing costs, creating efficiencies and engaging diverse audiences.
buyer: XTD Limited (ASX:XTD:$2.00)
Based in Australia, XTD is a stand-alone digital media channel that does not interfere with any of the existing station controls which also enables easy installation into almost any metro train network in the world, both underground or aboveground. "
target: AdLine LLC
Based in Australia, ADLINE provides indoor sport, leisure and community centres, and associations with an integrated marketing ecosystem that drives growth by unlocking incremental revenue, reducing costs, creating efficiencies and engaging diverse audiences who play for fun.
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announced 10/29/2019 via BNC Analysis

Quadrant Private Equity, will acquire QMS Media Limited

synopsis: Quadrant Private Equity, a leading Sydney-based mid market private equity firm investing in companies in Australia and New Zealand, will be acquiring QMS Media Ltd., a leading outdoor media company specializing in providing their clients and agency partners with quality outdoor advertising solutions across their portfolio of products.
buyer: Quadrant Private Equity
Quadrant Private Equity is a leading Sydney-based mid market private equity firm investing in companies in Australia and New Zealand. Quadrant has extensive investment experience across a broad range of sectors, including healthcare, media, consumer goods, financial services and other sectors. "
target: QMS Media Limited (ASX:QMS:$124.17)
QMS Media Ltd. is a leading outdoor media company in Australia, New Zealand and Indonesia specializing in providing their clients and agency partners with quality outdoor advertising solutions across their portfolio of products.
price ($mm)[EV]
$289 [$392]
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$125
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announced 12/19/2018 via BNC Analysis

QMS Media Limited, will acquire TLA Worldwide Plc

synopsis: QMS Media, Australias fastest growing outdoor media company specializing in providing their clients and agency partners with quality advertising solutions, will acquire TLA Worldwide, an Australian leading, fully integrated talent representation and sports marketing group.
buyer: QMS Media Limited (ASX:QMS:$124.17)
QMS Media is the fastest growing outdoor media company in Australia and New Zealand, specializing in providing their clients and agency partners with quality advertising solutions. QMS works with their clients to provide the most effective outdoor solutions that engage with their target audience. "
target: TLA Worldwide Plc (AIM:TLA:$52.47)
Australia-based TLA is a leading, fully integrated talent representation and sports marketing group. With over 130 full-time personnel, TLA services its clients from six locations across Australia and the UK.
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announced 8/30/2018 via BNC Analysis

QMS Media Limited, will acquire TGI Systems Corporation

synopsis: QMS Media Limited, the fastest growing outdoor media company in Australia and New Zealand, will acquire a 90% stake in TGI Systems Corporation (TGI), a Digital Agency and Technology Provider. TGI creates cutting edge solutions for sports events, from visual branding to LED to Digital Sports Applications.
buyer: QMS Media Limited (ASX:QMS:$124.17)
QMS Media is the fastest growing outdoor media company in Australia and New Zealand, specialising in providing their clients and agency partners with quality advertising solutions. QMS works with their clients to provide the most effective outdoor solutions that engage with their target audience. "
target: TGI Systems Corporation
TGI Systems Corporation (TGI) is a Digital Agency and Technology Provider that creates, builds and runs tailored sports event experiences that excite audiences worldwide. TGI creates cutting edge solutions that deliver superior results, from visual branding to LED to Digital Sports Applications.
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$40*
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announced 2/7/2017 via BNC Analysis

QMS Media Limited, will purchase Billboard Assets from Total Outdoor Media Pty Ltd

synopsis: QMS Media has signed an agreement to purchase the billboard assets of Australian out of home advertiser Total Outdoor Media (TOM). TOM provides services to commercial property owners, land developers and the collective outdoor marketing industry. The billboard assets include 39 large format billboards throughout Victoria, Austrailia.
buyer: QMS Media Limited (ASX:QMS:$124.17)
QMS Media is the fastest growing outdoor media company in Australia and New Zealand, specialising in providing their clients and agency partners with quality advertising solutions. QMS works with their clients to provide the most effective outdoor solutions that engage with their target audience. "
seller: Total Outdoor Media Pty Ltd
The billboard assets include 39 large format billboards throughout Victoria, Austrailia. Total Outdoor Media (TOM) is a multi disciplined, dedicated Out Of Home advertising company. TOM provides services to commercial property owners, land developers and the collective Outdoor Advertising Industry.
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announced 12/7/2016 via BNC Analysis

QMS Media Limited, will acquire Out & About Marketing and Media

synopsis: QMS Media has entered into a binding agreement to acquire an 80% stake in digital and creative signage company Out and About Marketing and Media (OAMM). OAMM specialises in stadium advertising and sports sponsorship across Australian and New Zealand.
buyer: QMS Media Limited (ASX:QMS:$124.17)
QMS Media is the fastest growing outdoor media company in Australia and New Zealand, specialising in providing their clients and agency partners with quality advertising solutions. QMS works with their clients to provide the most effective outdoor solutions that engage with their target audience. "
target: Out & About Marketing and Media
Out & About Marketing and Media (OAMM) is one of the worlds leading integrated sports, retail and media rights companies. They provide tailored, turnkey solutions in the national sports and retail arenas. OAMM is a market leader in the provision of cutting-edge LED and LCD signage technology.
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closed 1/29/2016 via BNC Analysis

QMS Media Limited, acquired ABsee Media

synopsis: QMS Media Limited announces the completion of its acquisition of 51% of the issues capital of Australian Billboard Company Pty Ltd ("ABsee"). ABsee operates the Gold Coast City Council's outdoor advertising concession for street furniture throughout the Gold Coast region.
buyer: QMS Media Limited (ASX:QMS:$124.17)
QMS Media is an outdoor media company in Australia and New Zealand, specialising in providing their clients and agency partners with quality advertising solutions. QMS works with their clients to provide the most effective outdoor solutions that engage with their target audience. "
target parent: oOh!media Group Ltd.
target: ABsee Media
ABsee Media, based in Australia, is an exclusive provider of street furniture advertising on the Gold Coast with 700+ quality bus shelter panels from Coolangatta to Hope Island.
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announced 12/1/2015 via Company Press Release

QMS Media Limited, will acquire iSite, Ltd.

synopsis: Infratil has entered into an unconditional agreement to sell its 100% shareholding in iSite Limited to QMS Media Limited. iSite is one of the largest outdoor advertising companies in New Zealand focusing on providing effective and intelligent media campaigns with unparalleled reach across multiple platforms.
buyer: QMS Media Limited (ASX:QMS:$124.17)
QMS Media is an outdoor media company in Australia and New Zealand, specialising in providing their clients and agency partners with quality advertising solutions. QMS works with their clients to provide the most effective outdoor solutions that engage with their target audience. "
target parent: Infratil Limited
target: iSite, Ltd.
iSite Media is one of the largest and most respected outdoor advertising companies in NZ. Their focus is on providing effective and intelligent media campaigns with unparalleled reach across multiple platforms in New Zealand.
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closed 9/26/2022 via PR Newswire

TGI Sport, acquired Sportseen LLP

synopsis: TGI Sport is a global leader in sports technology, media, and marketing, has acquired London-based Sportseen, a leading rights buying and digital advertising sales firm. The deal further establishes TGI Sport as the industry leader in experience, resources, and capabilities around the virtual, digital, and LED advertising marketplace.
buyer parent: Quadrant Private Equity
buyer: TGI Sport
TGI Sport is a global leader in sports technology, media, and marketing, connecting sports entities and fans worldwide. The combined operations span North America, South America, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand, and its teams support around 3,500+ events annually. "
target: Sportseen LLP
Sportseen is a leading Sports Advertising sales agency based in London. Its long standing relationships with major governing bodies across many sports and continents, has established its position as the 'go-to agency' for rights holders looking to drive incremental revenue solutions.
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announced 9/21/2022 via PR Newswire

TGI Sport, will acquire Brand Brigade

synopsis: TGI Sport will acquire Brand Brigade, the groundbreaking advertising technology company specializing in virtual advertising and product placement. The deal adds another best-in-class technology to TGI's suite of ad tech capabilities and services and furthers its transformation into an international leader in media services.
buyer parent: Quadrant Private Equity
buyer: TGI Sport
TGI Sport is a global leader in sports technology, media, and marketing, connecting sports entities and fans worldwide. The combined operations span North America, South America, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand, and its teams support around 3,500+ events annually. "
target: Brand Brigade
Brand Brigade are pioneers in the world of virtual advertising and virtual product placement, creating and leading the industry at each step of the way. Brand Brigade creates seamless market appropriate placements which deliver the maximum exposure and value for brands and media properties.
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closed 3/30/2022 via BNC Analysis

NCS Pte Ltd, acquired Arq Group Limited

synopsis: NCS has announced the acquisition of ARQ Group, as the Singaporean company, which is a Singtel subsidiary, continues its expansion into Australia. ARQ Group, formerly Melbourne IT, is Proudly Australian owned with a 25-year heritage of digital transformation. It is one of the largest fast-growing digital services providers in Australia.
buyer parent: Temasek Holdings
buyer: NCS Pte Ltd (S33:$0.00)
NCS is the #1 market leader in IT services in Singapore and Southeast Asia. They advance communities by partnering with governments and enterprises to harness technology. "
target parent: Quadrant Private Equity
target: Arq Group Limited (ASX: MLB:$134.30)
ARQ Group is Proudly Australian owned with a 25-year heritage of digital transformation. As one of the largest fast-growing digital services providers in Australia, ARQ has a strong client coverage and serves half of ASX’s top 20 companies across diverse sectors.
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closed 3/11/2020 via BNC Analysis

Madison Dearborn Partners, acquired Advanced Personnel Management

synopsis: Madison Dearborn, which has a 30-year track record investing in mid market companies mostly in the United States, has agreed terms to buy a controlling stake in Australia's largest provider of disability employment services Advanced Personnel Management (APM) from Quadrant Private Equity.
buyer: Madison Dearborn Partners
Madison Dearborn Partners, LLC (MDP), based in Chicago, is a leading private equity investment firm in the United States. Since MDP's formation, the firm has raised seven funds with aggregate capital of approximately $23 billion and has completed approximately 140 investments. "
target parent: Quadrant Private Equity
target: Advanced Personnel Management (ASX:APM:$862.98)
Advanced Personnel Management (APM) delivers job seeker, disability, workplace health, NDIS support and home assessment services to thousands of Australians every year. They are Australia’s largest provider of Disability Employment Services with a proven track record of helping people find work.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$663
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EV / rev
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closed 2/12/2020 via BNC Analysis

Quadrant Private Equity, purchased Enterprise Services Division from Arq Group Limited

synopsis: Arq Group, formerly Melbourne IT, has announced the sale of its Enterprise Services Division. The buyer is an entity owned by Quadrant Private Equity and three members of the Enterprise Services Division. The Enterprise Services Division provides cloud professional and managed services.
buyer: Quadrant Private Equity
Quadrant Private Equity is a leading Sydney-based mid market private equity firm investing in companies in Australia and New Zealand. Quadrant has extensive investment experience across a broad range of sectors, including healthcare, media, consumer goods, financial services and other sectors. "
seller: Arq Group Limited (ASX: MLB:$134.30)
The Enterprise Services Division of Arq Group Limited provides cloud professional and managed services; mobile application development; and data and analytics software and professional services.
price ($mm)
$23
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announced 10/29/2019 via BNC Analysis

Quadrant Private Equity, will acquire QMS Media Limited

synopsis: Quadrant Private Equity, a leading Sydney-based mid market private equity firm investing in companies in Australia and New Zealand, will be acquiring QMS Media Ltd., a leading outdoor media company specializing in providing their clients and agency partners with quality outdoor advertising solutions across their portfolio of products.
buyer: Quadrant Private Equity
Quadrant Private Equity is a leading Sydney-based mid market private equity firm investing in companies in Australia and New Zealand. Quadrant has extensive investment experience across a broad range of sectors, including healthcare, media, consumer goods, financial services and other sectors. "
target: QMS Media Limited (ASX:QMS:$124.17)
QMS Media Ltd. is a leading outdoor media company in Australia, New Zealand and Indonesia specializing in providing their clients and agency partners with quality outdoor advertising solutions across their portfolio of products.
price ($mm)[EV]
$289 [$392]
rev ($mm)
$125
EBITDA ($mm)
$42
EV / rev
3.1x
EV / EBITDA
9.4x
closed 9/16/2019 via BNC Analysis

Quadrant Private Equity, acquired Adore Beauty Pty Ltd

synopsis: Quadrant Private Equity, a leading Sydney-based mid market private equity firm, has acquired a 60% stake in Adore Beauty, Australia’s longest-running online beauty store. Adore Beauty offers over 13,000 beauty care products from high-end department store brands, professional salon brands, hard-to-find cult brands, and everyday affordable brands.
buyer: Quadrant Private Equity
Quadrant Private Equity is a leading Sydney-based mid market private equity firm investing in companies in Australia and New Zealand. Quadrant has extensive investment experience across a broad range of sectors, including healthcare, media, consumer goods, financial services and other sectors. "
target: Adore Beauty Pty Ltd
Adore Beauty is Australia’s longest-running online beauty store. Adore Beauty offers over 13,000 beauty care products from high-end department store brands, professional salon brands, hard-to-find cult brands, and everyday affordable brands.
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announced 10/30/2013 via Company Press Release

iSentia, will purchase Media Monitoring Business from Australian Associated Press Pty Ltd.

synopsis: Australian Associated Press Pty Limited (AAP) announced it plans to sell its media monitoring business across Australia and New Zealand to iSentia Pty Ltd. AAP's media monitoring service helps businesses identify and organises relevant mentions of their organisation, competitors and industry.
buyer parent: Quadrant Private Equity
buyer: iSentia (ASX:ISD:$74.22)
iSentia is the Asia-Pacific region’s leading media intelligence company, providing clients with information, analysis. They provides the tools and insight to allow clients to manage media relationships, track and analyse issues of interest across all media. "
seller: Australian Associated Press Pty Ltd.
Australian Associated Press's media monitoring service helps businesses identify and organises relevant mentions of their organisation, competitors and industry. It provides broad coverage across traditional, online, social and the unique ability to search the editorial systems of journalists.
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closed 8/22/2013 via Company Press Release

iSentia, acquired Two Social

synopsis: Asia-Pacific’s leading media intelligence company, iSentia, is continuing its rapid growth into digital media with the acquisition of social media marketing agency Two Social. Two Social offers a complete range of Social Media services from strategy through content creation to community management.
buyer parent: Quadrant Private Equity
buyer: iSentia (ASX:ISD:$74.22)
iSentia is the Asia-Pacific region’s leading media intelligence company, providing clients with information, analysis. They provides the tools and insight to allow clients to manage media relationships, track and analyse issues of interest across all media. "
target: Two Social
Two Social is passionate about the way the web is transforming society and uses their expertise to help brands and organisations understand this new landscape and profit from it. They offer a complete range of Social Media services from strategy through content creation to community management.
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closed 8/23/2012 via Company Press Release

Sentia Media, acquired BuzzNumbers

synopsis: Asia-Pacific's leading media intelligence company, Sentia Media, announced the acquisition of BuzzNumbers, leading Australian social media monitoring platform. The acquisition further strengthens Sentia Media's ability to provide the highest quality and most comprehensive suite of media intelligence services across Australia and beyond.
buyer parent: Quadrant Private Equity
buyer: Sentia Media (ASX:ISD:$74.22)
Sentia Media is the Asia-Pacific region's leading media intelligence company, providing over 6,000 clients with media information, analysis and advice 24/7/365 through their range of six brands across the region. "
target: BuzzNumbers
BuzzNumbers is a social media monitoring, analytics and reporting company trusted by over 200 global brands. Customers use their SaaS platform to track online conversations across social media, blogs, forums, news, video, Q&A, Wiki’s and everywhere online.
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closed 12/16/2011 via BNC Analysis

Media Monitors Australia Pty. Ltd., acquired MediaBanc

synopsis: In a strategic move, media intelligence company MediaBanc has merged with Media Monitors Group to provide its Southeast Asian clients access to a broader range of products. MediaBanc offers a broad range of media intelligence solutions that elevates the style and tactics of professional communicators worldwide.
buyer parent: Quadrant Private Equity
buyer: Media Monitors Australia Pty. Ltd. (ASX:ISD:$74.22)
Media Monitors is the leading media intelligence company in Asia-Pacific. The company's services include multilingual media monitoring across print, TV, radio and online media, media contact database and campaign release management and media analysis services. "
target: MediaBanc
MediaBanc is the pioneer and leader of the media intelligence industry in Southeast Asia. The company offers a broad range of media intelligence solutions that elevates the style and tactics of professional communicators worldwide.
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closed 12/14/2011 via BNC Analysis

Media Monitors Australia Pty. Ltd., acquired ChinaClipping

synopsis: Asia Pacific-based Media Monitors Group has acquired China Clipping. China Clipping was launched in 2007, has a staff of more than 100 and provides news monitoring development, newspaper clippings and customized media monitoring, media analysis and ad monitoring services for clients.
buyer parent: Quadrant Private Equity
buyer: Media Monitors Australia Pty. Ltd. (ASX:ISD:$74.22)
Media Monitors is the leading media intelligence company in Asia-Pacific. The company's services include multilingual media monitoring across print, TV, radio and online media, media contact database and campaign release management and media analysis services. "
target: ChinaClipping
ChinaClipping is a professional media monitoring company specializing in mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Asian media monitoring; print media, online media, broadcast media, newspaper clippings.
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closed 7/1/2010 via Company Press Release

Quadrant Private Equity, acquired Media Monitors Australia Pty. Ltd.

synopsis: Asia Pacific’s leading media intelligence company, Media Monitors, announced that 100% of their share capital has been acquired by Australian private equity provider Quadrant Private Equity.
buyer: Quadrant Private Equity
Quadrant Private Equity is a leading mid-market private equity provider in Australia. The company has $765 million of funds under management specifically dedicated for investing in private equity. "
target: Media Monitors Australia Pty. Ltd. (ASX:ISD:$74.22)
Media Monitors is the leading media intelligence company in Asia-Pacific, with offices in Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong and mainland China.
price ($mm)
$165
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
$26
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
6.4x
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 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:$5,896.00)
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 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
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.
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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.
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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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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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announced 11/14/2022 via BusinessWire

Houlihan Lokey, will acquire Oakley Advisory

synopsis: Houlihan Lokey, the global investment bank, has agreed to acquire Oakley Advisory, an independent advisory firm that provides a range of services to clients across the digital infrastructure, communications services, and cloud landscape.
buyer: Houlihan Lokey (HLI:$2,269.60)
Houlihan Lokey is a global investment bank with expertise in mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, financial restructuring, valuation, and strategic consulting. The firm serves corporations, institutions, and governments worldwide. "
target: Oakley Advisory
Oakley Advisory Limited is one of Europe’s leading independent corporate finance firms. They offer expert, specialist advice across a range of sectors including Telecoms, Technology, Online, Media, Datacentres and Hosting.
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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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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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closed 12/15/2021 via BNC Analysis

Robinhood, acquired Cove Markets

synopsis: No-fee trading app Robinhood has acquired Cove Markets to help ensure quality trade executions for its users. Cove Markets Inc. is a cross-exchange trading platform that makes it easier for people to manage their crypto accounts.
buyer: Robinhood (HOOD:$1,769.97)
Robinhood is democratizing finance for all. With customers at the heart of its decisions, Robinhood is lowering barriers, removing fees, and providing greater access to financial information. Their smartphone app allows individual investors to buy and sell stocks for free. "
target: Cove Markets
Cove Markets Inc. is a cross-exchange trading platform that makes it easier for people to manage their crypto accounts. They offer advanced tools, trading algorithms, live and historical data, analytics, charts, web widgets, and more.
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closed 4/21/2020 via BNC Analysis

SoFi, acquired 8 Securities Limited

synopsis: Consumer financial services platform SoFi has acquired 8 Securities, a Hong Kong-based investing app. Targeted to personal investors, 8 Securities will rebrand to SoFi Hong Kong and will begin launching services in other markets in addition to Hong Kong. 8 Securities was the first mobile-only investment service and robo-advisor to launch in Asia.
buyer: SoFi (SOFI:$867.87)
SoFi is a values-driven company on a mission to help members get their money right. They create modern financial products and services that help people borrow, save, spend, invest, and protect their money better, so that they can achieve financial independence and realize their ambitions. "
target: 8 Securities Limited
Hong Kong-based 8 Securities is a cloud-based brokerage platform that provides simple, transparent, and affordable mobile investing solutions. The company allows users to trade over 15,000 US and Hong Kong stocks and exchange traded funds as much as they like free of commission.
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2022
rev ($mm)
$2,522.50
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,139.00
EBIT ($mm)
$68.80
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: LAMR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lamar Advertising Co.
Lamar Advertising Co.
Lamar Advertising Company is one of the largest outdoor advertising companies in North America. Lamar offers advertisers a variety of billboard, interstate logo and transit advertising formats, helping both local businesses and national brands reach broad audiences every day.
year
2022
rev ($mm)
$1,867.91
EBITDA ($mm)
$836.83
EBIT ($mm)
$557.65
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: DB:SAX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ströer Media
Ströer Media
Ströer Media is a leading provider of online advertising and out-of-home, and offers its advertising customers individualized and fully integrated premium communications solutions. In the field of digital media, Ströer is setting new standards for innovation and quality in Europe.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$1,814.79
EBITDA ($mm)
$355.43
EBIT ($mm)
$192.91
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
12514
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Ticker: ASX:APN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Here, There & Everywhere
Here, There & Everywhere
Here, There & Everywhere (HT&E), formerly known as APN News & Media, is an Australian media company. HT&E operates radio, audio and digital businesses in Australia as well as outdoor assets in Hong Kong. Their businesses include the Australian Radio Network, Emotive, and Cody.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$649.74
EBITDA ($mm)
$106.64
EBIT ($mm)
$85.81
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
5340
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Ticker: BSE:532705
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Jagran Prakashan Ltd
Jagran Prakashan Ltd
Jagran Prakashan Ltd is India's leading media and communications group with its interests spanning across Print, OOH, Activations, Digital, covers all of India as its footprint – and is arguably amongst one of the largest media conglomerates in the country.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$348.94
EBITDA ($mm)
$88.06
EBIT ($mm)
$70.95
Net Income ($mm)
$48.45
Employees
3019
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Ticker: WSE:AGO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Agora SA
Agora SA
Agora is one of the largest media companies in Poland listed on Warsaw Stock Exchange since 1999. Its media offer includes newspapers, out-of-home advertising, network of cinemas, Internet and radio operations, magazines and sales of book collections.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$336.55
EBITDA ($mm)
$29.58
EBIT ($mm)
$1.77
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
3004
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Ticker: SASE:4071
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Al Arabia
Al Arabia
Al Arabia is a provider of outdoor advertising services in Saudi Arabia. Al Arabia installs and operates outdoor advertising billboards of various shapes and types. Their billboards include Green Mupi Billboards, Megacom Billboards, Pisa Billboards, and more.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$191.61
EBITDA ($mm)
$76.70
EBIT ($mm)
$69.44
Net Income ($mm)
$54.86
Employees
0
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Ticker: SET:BTS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
BTS Group Holdings Public Company Limited
The BTS Group is a leading provider of passenger services in Thailand, focussing on mass transit solutions in Thailand’s capital city, Bangkok. They are also the largest Out-of-Home Media Company in Thailand and engaged in property development along mass transit routes.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$160.18
EBITDA ($mm)
$55.53
EBIT ($mm)
$44.60
Net Income ($mm)
$145.55
Employees
4000
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Ticker: SET:PLANB
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Plan B Media
Plan B Media
Plan B Media Public Company Limited is a Thailand-based company engaged in media business. Plan B Media offers a wide range of out of home (OOH) media platforms to support campaigns including transit media, digital media, and static media.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$128.29
EBITDA ($mm)
$23.51
EBIT ($mm)
$3.74
Net Income ($mm)
$1.83
Employees
0
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Ticker: OOUT.L
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ocean Outdoor UK Limited
Ocean Outdoor UK Limited
Ocean Outdoor is a leading digital out-of-home media company in the UK. Ocean Outdoor specializes in large-format digital, iconic landmark and super-premium banner locations. The company creates inspirational new experiences for aspirational brands.
year
2022
rev ($mm)
$124.40
EBITDA ($mm)
$45.61
EBIT ($mm)
($21.36)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: SEHK:8238
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Winto Group (Holdings) Limited
Winto Group (Holdings) Limited
Winto Group (Holdings) Limited is a Hong Kong-based company engaged in outdoor advertising and print media. Winto Group's outdoor advertising business offers billboard, outdoor LED display, and vehicle advertising services. Their print media business includes automobile and lifestyle magazines.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$2.12
EBITDA ($mm)
($4.66)
EBIT ($mm)
$4.77
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
16
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Ticker: OUT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
OUTFRONT Media Inc.
OUTFRONT Media Inc.
OUTFRONT Media is one of the largest out-of-home media companies in the Americas. With billboard and transit properties, a prime asset focus, and a growing network of digital displays, they gives advertisers both breadth and depth of audience across key geographies.
year
2022
rev ($mm)
$1,578.20
EBITDA ($mm)
$370.80
EBIT ($mm)
$227.70
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: SWX:APGN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
APG|SGA AG
APG|SGA AG
APG|SGA SA provides outdoor advertising in Switzerland. The Company offers poster and billboard advertising at railway stations, post offices, sports stadiums and shopping centers.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$313.27
EBITDA ($mm)
$76.77
EBIT ($mm)
$65.71
Net Income ($mm)
$70.77
Employees
581
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Ticker: BX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Blackstone Group LP
Blackstone Group LP
Blackstone is one of the world’s leading investment firms. They seek to create positive economic impact and long-term value for their investors, the companies they invest in, and the communities in which they work. They use extraordinary people and flexible capital to help companies solve problems.
year
2022
rev ($mm)
$16,433.94
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: KKR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
KKR is a leading global investment firm that manages investments across multiple asset classes including private equity, energy, infrastructure, real estate, capital markets, credit strategies, and hedge funds. With offices around the world, KKR manages assets through a variety of investment funds.
year
2022
rev ($mm)
$16,236.15
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
$14,780.48
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: NYSE:APO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Apollo Global Management
Apollo Global Management
Apollo Global Management, LLC and its subsidiaries is a leading global alternative investment manager. They are contrarian, value-oriented investors in private equity, credit and real estate, with significant distressed expertise.
year
2022
rev ($mm)
$5,951.60
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
$5,001.36
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: CG
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Carlyle Group
Carlyle Group
The Carlyle Group is a global alternative asset manager with $193 billion of assets under management across 128 funds and 159 fund of funds vehicles as of June 30, 2015. Carlyle’s purpose is to invest wisely and create value on behalf of its investors, many of whom are public pensions.
year
2022
rev ($mm)
$5,531.80
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: TGOPF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3i Group Plc
3i Group Plc
3i Group plc is a multinational private equity and venture capital company headquartered in London, United Kingdom. It has offices in 13 countries across the Americas, Asia and Europe and had total assets under management of £10.5 billion as at 31 March 2012.
year
2023
rev ($mm)
$4,145.00
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: RTOBF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ratos AB
Ratos AB
Ratos is a private equity company that invests in Nordic companies where their core expertise as a professional, active and responsible owner over time creates good value growth. Added value is created in connection with acquisition, development and divestment of these primarily unlisted companies.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$2,530.41
EBITDA ($mm)
$141.89
EBIT ($mm)
$80.55
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: SIVB
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Silicon Valley Bank
Silicon Valley Bank helps innovative companies and their investors move bold ideas forward, fast. They provide a full range of financial services to companies of all sizes in innovation centers around the world.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$2,387.31
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$824.79
Employees
2836
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Ticker: TSX:ONEX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Onex Corporation
Onex Corporation
Founded in 1984, Onex is one of the oldest and most successful private equity firms. They acquire and build high-quality businesses in partnership with talented management teams. They also invest in non-investment grade debt through credit funds and collateralized loan obligations.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$2,374.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,892.00
EBIT ($mm)
$1,845.00
Net Income ($mm)
$1,788.00
Employees
0
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Ticker: COWN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cowen Group, Inc.
Cowen Group, Inc.
Cowen Inc. is a diversified financial services firm that operates through two business segments: a broker dealer and an investment management division. Cowen Inc. focuses on delivering value-added capabilities to their clients in order to help them outperform.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$1,534.00
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$295.61
Employees
1364
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Ticker:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Oaktree Capital Management, LLC
Oaktree Capital Management, LLC
Oaktree is a leader among global investment managers specializing in alternative investments. They emphasize an opportunistic, value-oriented and risk-controlled approach to investments in distressed debt, corporate debt, control investing, convertible securities, real estate and listed equities.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$1,315.17
EBITDA ($mm)
$357.51
EBIT ($mm)
$331.49
Net Income ($mm)
$224.77
Employees
0
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Ticker: EQT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
EQT AB
EQT AB
EQT is a leading Swedish investment firm with more than EUR 61B in raised capital across 29 funds and around EUR 40B in assets under management. EQT funds have portfolio companies in Europe, Asia and the US with total sales of more than EUR 19B and approximately 110,000 employees.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$687.20
EBITDA ($mm)
$181.51
EBIT ($mm)
$160.04
Net Income ($mm)
$130.94
Employees
0
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Ticker: PSEC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Prospect Capital Corporation
Prospect Capital Corporation is a business development company that operates as a closed-end, non-diversified investment company that lends to and invests in energy-related businesses.
year
2013
rev ($mm)
$625.80
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
$433.31
Net Income ($mm)
$292.38
Employees
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Ticker: MAIN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Main Street Capital Corporation
Main Street Capital Corporation
Main Street Capital Corporation is a principal investment firm that provides long-term debt and equity capital to lower middle market companies and debt capital to middle market companies.
year
2022
rev ($mm)
$421.45
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
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Ticker: ENXTPA:FIM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Fimalac SA
Fimalac SA
Fimalac is a diversified holding company, listed on the Paris Stock Exchange, founded and managed by Marc Ladreit de Lacharrière. Fimalac Group is engaged in private equity, digital media, live shows and hotels and recreation.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$392.72
EBITDA ($mm)
($13.56)
EBIT ($mm)
($54.12)
Net Income ($mm)
$68.47
Employees
2911
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Ticker:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Bridgepoint
Bridgepoint
UK-based Bridgepoint is a major international alternative asset fund management group, providing private equity and private debt lending solutions to the middle market. Bridgepoint focuses on acquiring or investing in businesses with strong market positions.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$310.07
EBITDA ($mm)
$119.69
EBIT ($mm)
$112.77
Net Income ($mm)
$66.65
Employees
340
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