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closed 9/10/2020 via BusinessWire

SilverLake, acquired Silae

synopsis: Silver Lake, the global leader in technology investing, announced that it has completed the acquisition of 100% of Silae, a specialist provider of cloud-based payroll and HR software for the French market, from its founding shareholders.
buyer: SilverLake
Silver Lake is the global leader in technology investing, with over $43 billion in combined assets under management and committed capital and a team of approximately 100 investment and operating professionals located in Silicon Valley, New York, London and Hong Kong. "
target: Silae
Founded in 2010 and headquartered in Aix-en-Provence, France, Silae is a provider of cloud-based Payroll and HR software, offering a broad range of solutions to more than 550,000 businesses in partnership with its strong network of CPA and HR outsourcing partners.
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closed 11/21/2022 via BusinessWire

Deel, Inc., acquired PayGroup Ltd

synopsis: Deel has completed its acquisition of APAC-based payroll and HCM company PayGroup Limited. PayGroup is now part of Deel, a private San Francisco-based payroll company, and has been delisted from the Australian Stock Exchange.
buyer: Deel, Inc.
Deel is a leading global compliance and payroll solution that helps businesses hire anyone, anywhere. Deel’s technology offers unmatched payroll, HR, compliance, perks, benefits, and other capabilities needed to hire and manage a global team. "
target: PayGroup Ltd (PYG.ASX:$17.29)
PayGroup is an Australia-based provider of human capital management (HCM) services and solutions. PayGroup provides cloud-based payroll and workforce management solutions to multinational companies in the Asia Pacific region.
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$77 [$61]
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$17
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closed 10/27/2022 via Company Press Release

SD Worx, acquired Intelligo Software Ltd.

synopsis: SD Worx, the leading European HR solutions Provider, has acquired Intelligo – an Ireland-based supplier of HR and Payroll Software and Outsourcing Services – to further expand its presence in the Irish market and to strengthen its portfolio of own payroll and HR software.
buyer: SD Worx
Belgium-based SD Worx is a supplier of people solutions, enabling organisations to use HR to deliver added value to their businesses. SD Worx is the co-founder of the Payroll Services Alliance, a global strategic network of payroll companies that together handle 32 million payroll calculations. "
target: Intelligo Software Ltd.
Intelligo is an Ireland-based supplier of HR and Payroll Software and Outsourcing Services. Established 26 years ago, Intelligo has been a trusted payroll partner for many leading brands across Ireland and beyond.
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announced 10/26/2022 via BNC Analysis

K1 Investment Management, will acquire ELMO Cloud HR & Payroll

synopsis: K1 Investment Management, software-focused investment company, will acquire ELMO Software, a cloud-based HR & Payroll software provider based in Australia. ELMO Software provides technology to more than 1000 organizations, helping them to manage, engage, and inspire their people.
buyer: K1 Investment Management
K1 is a global investment firm that builds category-leading enterprise software companies. K1 partners with strong management teams of high-growth technology businesses to help them achieve successful outcomes. "
target: ELMO Cloud HR & Payroll (ASX:ELO:$59.48)
ELMO is Australia and New Zealand's only integrated cloud HR, payroll, and rostering/time and attendance solution that offers one vendor, one dashboard, and one user-experience. They provide technology to more than 1000 organizations, helping them to manage, engage, and inspire their people.
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$309 [$336]
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$58
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closed 10/5/2022 via BusinessWire

WayPoint Capital Partners, acquired Greenshades, Inc

synopsis: SFW Capital Partners, a specialized private equity firm, has completed the sale of Greenshades Software, Inc. to a group led by Waypoint Capital and Gearbox Capital. Greenshades, headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida, is a leading provider of payroll, payroll tax, and human capital management information and software solutions.
buyer: WayPoint Capital Partners
WayPoint Capital Partners is the direct private equity affiliate of Privet Capital, a family investment office for a cable and satellite entrepreneur. WayPoint focuses primarily on mid-market deals. "
target parent: SFW Capital Partners
target: Greenshades, Inc
Greenshades is a leading provider of mid-market Payroll and HR solutions serving over 3,700 customers and over 4 million employees across the US. Its mission is to provide a payroll and HR platform that empowers workers and brings peace of mind to their employers.
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closed 9/14/2022 via BNC Analysis

MYOB Limited, acquired Flare

synopsis: MYOB has acquired HR software vendor Flare in a move that the Australian financial management vendor said will expand its offerings to SMEs beyond accounting solutions to solve a more diverse range of workplace problems. Founded in 2015, Flare’s software is used by businesses to manage payroll, employee onboarding and benefits.
buyer parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts
buyer: MYOB Limited (ASX:MYO:$312.12)
Australia-based MYOB is a leading business management platform that helps businesses in Australia and New Zealand start, survive and succeed. MYOB delivers end-to-end business and accounting solutions direct to businesses, as well as a network of accountants, bookkeepers and consultants. "
target: Flare
Founded in 2015, Flare’s software is used by businesses to manage payroll, employee onboarding and benefits. In 2021, the company also expanded into banking-as-a-service through a partnership with Westpac.
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announced 8/31/2022 via BNC Analysis

AD1 Holdings, will acquire Scout Talent Group

synopsis: AD1 Holdings, an Australian technology company, will acquire Scout Talent Group, a cloud-based talent acquisition platform in Australia. Scout Talent offers a suite of talent management solutions that help organisations to attract and hire the best talent. Their software provides solutions for recruiting, onboarding, engagement, payroll, and more.
buyer: AD1 Holdings (ASX:AD1:$3.67)
AD1 Holdings is an Australian technology company. AD1 Holdings is focused on creating and investing in market-leading software businesses. Their ambition is to deliver strong shareholder returns via a diversified global portfolio of SaaS platform brands aligned to target customer segments. "
target: Scout Talent Group
Scout Talent is an Australian-based software-as-a-service talent acquisition platform. Scout Talent offers a suite of talent management solutions that help organisations to attract and hire the best talent. Their software provides solutions for recruiting, onboarding, engagement, payroll, and more.
price ($mm)
$45
rev ($mm)
$10
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4.3x
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closed 8/23/2022 via BNC Analysis

valU, acquired Paynas

synopsis: valU, a Buy-Now, Pay-Later (BNPL) lifestyle-enabling fintech platform in Egypt, has acquired Paynas, a digital HR and payroll platform for SMBs in Egypt. Paynas is transforming how employers manage, pay, and guarantee financial wellness & wellbeing to their employees. They offer solutions for HR & payroll, attendance, leave requests, and more.
buyer: valU
valU is a Buy-Now, Pay-Later (BNPL) lifestyle-enabling fintech platform in Egypt. valU is an online and mobile platform that allows users to shop from over 5000 stores, service providers and 350 websites. They enable people to get what they want now, and pay as they can afford on a monthly basis. "
target: Paynas
Paynas is a digital HR and payroll platform for small and medium-sized businesses in Egypt. Paynas is transforming how employers manage, pay, and guarantee financial wellness & wellbeing to their employees. They offer solutions for HR & payroll, attendance, leave requests, and more.
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closed 7/1/2022 via Company Press Release

Experian plc, acquired PayDashboard

synopsis: Experian has acquired interactive payslip platform PayDashboard to expand its employer services suite in a move that aims to encourage more organisations to share employee payslips digitally. Through PayDashboard, employees can better engage with, and understand their payslip information.  
buyer: Experian plc (LSE:EXPN:$6,288.00)
Experian is the leading global information services company, providing data and analytical tools to clients around the world. Experian gathers, analyzes and processes data in ways others can’t, helping individuals take financial control and access financial services. "
target: PayDashboard
PayDashboard is an interactive payslip platform for employees, employers, professional advisors and partners. It integrates with existing payroll software to provide employees with digital payslips via a secure online portal.
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closed 6/29/2022 via PR Newswire

Pave Inc., acquired Advanced-HR, Inc.

synopsis: Pave, the real time compensation platform that helps companies plan, communicate and benchmark against the market, has acquired Advanced-HR from Morgan Stanley. Advanced-HR is the trusted source for compensation data in the venture capital and private company ecosystem.
buyer: Pave Inc.
Pave is a real-time compensation platform that helps companies effectively plan, communicate, and benchmark compensation. The Pave suite integrates with dozens of applicant tracking systems, HR information systems, and equity management tools, including Greenhouse, TriNet, BambooHR, and Namely. "
target parent: Morgan Stanley
target: Advanced-HR, Inc.
Advanced-HR is the trusted source for compensation data in the venture capital and private company ecosystem. Through its products, OptionDriver and OptionImpact, the company has unparalleled expertise with compensation data and services.
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announced 5/11/2022 via BNC Analysis

freee, will acquire Mikatus

synopsis: freee, a provider of cloud-based accounting software solutions in Japan, will acquire Mikatus, a leading provider of tax and accounting software in Japan. Mikatus provides cloud-based solutions to help SMEs better manage their taxes. Their all-in-one platform provides solutions for accounting, tax, and payroll management.
buyer: freee
freee is a provider of cloud-based accounting software solutions in Japan. freee enables small businesses to efficiently manage and optimize their tax and daily accounting processes. They also offer products for payroll, project management, ERP, and more. "
target: Mikatus
Mikatus is a leading provider of tax and accounting software in Japan. Mikatus provides cloud-based solutions to help SMEs better manage their taxes. Their all-in-one platform provides solutions for accounting, tax, and payroll management.
price ($mm)
$16
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$6
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closed 2/2/2022 via Company Press Release

Zalaris ASA, acquired vyble GmbH

synopsis: Norway-based Zalaris, the provider of Payroll and HR Solutions that simplify work life and support creating sustainable businesses, has acquired vyble, a German provider of cloud-based payroll & HR management Software-as-a-Service solutions for the small and medium-sized enterprise market.
buyer: Zalaris ASA (OB:ZAL:$87.94)
Based in Norway, Zalaris is a leading provider of Human Capital Management (HCM) solutions, serving more than 1.5 million employees monthly. Zalaris simplifies HR and payroll administration, empowering businesses with useful information so that they can invest more in people. "
target: vyble GmbH
vyble is a German provider of cloud-based payroll and HR management solutions. The vyble suite of solutions include functionalities for employee master data and records, workforce management, recruiting, travel and expenses, benefits administration, and next generation payroll.
price ($mm)
$1.24
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$1
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1.1x
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closed 12/8/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Ceridian Corporation, acquired AdamHCM

synopsis: Ceridian, a global leader in human capital management (HCM) technology, has acquired Mexico-based ADAM HCM, a leading payroll and HCM company serving customers in 33 countries across Central America, South America, and the Caribbean. This acquisition positions Ceridian as a leading HCM provider in Latin America.
buyer: Ceridian Corporation (:$964.90)
Ceridian is a global human capital management software company. Dayforce, their flagship cloud Human Capital Management (HCM) platform, provides human resources, payroll, benefits, workforce management, and talent management functionality. "
target: AdamHCM
Based in Mexico, ADAM HCM is a leading provider of payroll and human capital management (HCM) software and outsourcing services in Latin America and the Caribbean. The company’s core platform is designed to serve the multinational HR, workforce management, and payroll needs of global enterprises.
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closed 10/27/2021 via BNC Analysis

Gusto, acquired RemoteTeam.com

synopsis: Gusto, a payroll, HR and benefits platform for small businesses, has acquired RemoteTeam,.com, an all-in-one Remote OS that powers remote teams operations. RemoteTeam offers a range of features to allow companies to hire remote employees. Their platform features management tools for time-tracking, compensation, compliance documents, and more.
buyer: Gusto
Gusto is a modern, online people platform that helps small businesses take care of their teams. In addition to full-service payroll, Gusto offers health insurance, 401(k)s, expert HR, employee self-onboarding, and team management tools. "
target: RemoteTeam.com
RemoteTeam.com is an all-in-one Remote OS that powers remote teams operations. RemoteTeam offers a range of features to allow companies to hire remote employees. Their platform features management tools for time-tracking, compensation management, compliance documents, and more.
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closed 9/1/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Paylocity, acquired Blue Marble Global Payroll

synopsis: Paylocity, a provider of cloud-based HR and payroll software solutions, has acquired Blue Marble Global Payroll, a global provider of payroll solutions. Blue Marble helps companies streamline their international payroll processes. Their cloud-based software enables businesses to stay current with payroll-related regulations in over 145 countries.
buyer: Paylocity (PCTY:$681.53)
Paylocity is a leading provider of cloud-based HR and payroll software solutions. Paylocity offers an intuitive, easy-to-use product suite that helps businesses tackle challenges while moving them toward the promise of tomorrow. "
target: Blue Marble Global Payroll
Blue Marble Global Payroll is a global provider of payroll solutions. Blue Marble helps small and mid-sized companies streamline their international payroll processes. Their cloud-based software enables businesses to stay current with payroll-related regulations in over 145 countries.
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$60
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closed 8/18/2021 via GlobeNewswire

PayScale, acquired CuroComp

synopsis: Payscale, Inc., the leading provider of compensation data, software and services, has acquired CURO Compensation Ltd. (CURO), a global leader in pay equity and compensation management technology.
buyer parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
buyer: PayScale
As the industry leader in compensation data and technology, PayScale helps organizations #getpayright. PayScale is the only technology solution for managing compensation that provides multiple streams of fresh, transparently curated, and validated salary data. "
target: CuroComp
CURO Compensation Ltd. (CURO) is a global leader in pay equity and compensation management technology. CURO helps employers maximize their talent investments by making fair, equitable and appropriate compensation decisions.
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announced 7/8/2021 via Company Press Release

Gusto, will acquire Symmetry Software

synopsis: Gusto, an online HR management platform, will acquire Symmetry Software, a leader in payroll infrastructure technology. With Gusto’s added resources, Symmetry will be able to accelerate product development and deliver more cutting-edge payroll infrastructure, faster.
buyer: Gusto
Gusto is a modern, online people platform that helps small businesses take care of their teams. In addition to full-service payroll, Gusto offers health insurance, 401(k)s, expert HR, employee self-onboarding, and team management tools. "
target: Symmetry Software
Symmetry Software's mission is to simplify the payroll process with dependable and accurate payroll withholding tax solutions. Symmetry's tools make payroll and HR service providers' processes more automated, efficient, error-free, and regulatory compliant.
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announced 3/4/2021 via BNC Analysis

Xero Limited, will acquire Planday

synopsis: Xero is to acquire Denmark-based Planday, a cloud-based platform that's been designed to provide businesses with a real-time view of staffing needs and payroll costs, alongside business performance metrics.
buyer: Xero Limited (ASX:XRO:$644.37)
Xero provides a easy-to-use cloud-based accounting software service for small businesses and their advisors around the world. Xero connects more than two million subscribers with an ecosystem of over 800 third-party apps and 200 plus connections to banks and financial service providers. "
target: Planday
Planday is cloud-based platform that's been designed to provide businesses with a real-time view of staffing needs and payroll costs, alongside business performance metrics.
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$189
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closed 3/1/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Ceridian Corporation, acquired Ascender Group

synopsis: Ceridian, a global leader in human capital management (HCM) technology, has completed the acquisition of Ascender, a leading payroll and HR solutions provider in Asia Pacific Japan (APJ).
buyer: Ceridian Corporation (:$964.90)
Ceridian is a global human capital management software company. Dayforce, their flagship cloud Human Capital Management (HCM) platform, provides human resources, payroll, benefits, workforce management, and talent management functionality. "
target parent: Potentia Capital Pty Ltd.
target: Ascender Group
With more than 1.3 million employees of Ascender customers being paid using Ascender’s human resources and payroll platforms throughout the Asia Pacific, and approximately 1,400 global brands and listed companies across a range of different industries trust Ascender to meet their payroll needs.
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closed 1/13/2021 via PR Newswire

PrO Unlimited Inc., acquired PeopleTicker

synopsis: PRO Unlimited has acquired PeopleTicker, a leader in compensation data specializing in contingent labor rates and hiring intelligence globally. The companies' combined technologies enable HR and procurement professionals to access strategic insights and market rate benchmarking to better attract and retain talent while reducing costs.
buyer parent: Harvest Partners Inc.
buyer: PrO Unlimited Inc.
PRO Unlimited offers the industry's most comprehensive and holistic platform for contingent workforce management, and helps organizations around the world address the costs, risks, and quality issues associated with managing the non-employee workforce. "
target: PeopleTicker
PeopleTicker is an independent compensation software company. They provide market intelligence to HR professionals and procurement teams, helping organizations benchmark their existing suppliers and design cost-effective new programs that maximize both full-time regular and contingent labor spend.
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closed 9/10/2020 via BusinessWire

SilverLake, acquired Silae

synopsis: Silver Lake, the global leader in technology investing, announced that it has completed the acquisition of 100% of Silae, a specialist provider of cloud-based payroll and HR software for the French market, from its founding shareholders.
buyer: SilverLake
Silver Lake is the global leader in technology investing, with over $43 billion in combined assets under management and committed capital and a team of approximately 100 investment and operating professionals located in Silicon Valley, New York, London and Hong Kong. "
target: Silae
Founded in 2010 and headquartered in Aix-en-Provence, France, Silae is a provider of cloud-based Payroll and HR software, offering a broad range of solutions to more than 550,000 businesses in partnership with its strong network of CPA and HR outsourcing partners.
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announced 11/17/2022 via PR Newswire

PTC Inc., will acquire ServiceMax

synopsis: PTC, a global provider of manufacturing software solutions, will acquire ServiceMax from Silver Lake, a global technology investment firm. ServiceMax is a recognized leader in product-centric field service management (FSM) software. Their mobile apps and cloud-based software provide a complete view of assets to field service teams.
buyer: PTC Inc. (PTC:$1,835.83)
PTC enables global manufacturers to realize double-digit impact with software solutions that enable them to accelerate product and service innovation, improve operational efficiency, and increase workforce productivity. "
target parent: SilverLake
target: ServiceMax
ServiceMax's mission is to help customers keep the world running with asset-centric field service management software. As the recognized leader in this space, ServiceMax's mobile apps and cloud-based software provide a complete view of assets to field service teams.
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$1,458
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announced 8/10/2022 via BusinessWire

SilverLake, will acquire Diamond Baseball Holdings

synopsis: Silver Lake, a global technology investment firm, will acquire Diamond Baseball Holdings (DBH) from Endeavor Group Holdings, Inc., a global sports and entertainment company. DBH is a company that supports, promotes and enhances minor league baseball Clubs. Their clubs include the Iowa Cubs, Memphis Redbirds, San Jose Giants, and more.
buyer: SilverLake
Silver Lake is a global technology investment firm, with more than $60 billion in combined assets under management and committed capital and a team of investment and operating professionals based in Menlo Park, New York, London, Hong Kong, Cupertino and San Francisco. "
target parent: Endeavor, LLC
target: Diamond Baseball Holdings
Diamond Baseball Holdings (DBH) is a company that supports, promotes and enhances minor league baseball Clubs. DBH brings value to its clubs through professional management, best practices, innovation and investment. Their clubs include the Iowa Cubs, Memphis Redbirds, San Jose Giants, and more.
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$280
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announced 6/22/2022 via BusinessWire

SilverLake, will acquire Facile.it S.p.A.

synopsis: Silver Lake, the global leader in technology investing, has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire a majority stake in Facile.it, the leading Italian online price comparison platform, from EQT and Oakley Capital, a pan-European private equity firm.
buyer: SilverLake
Silver Lake is a global technology investment firm, with more than $60 billion in combined assets under management and committed capital and a team of investment and operating professionals based in Menlo Park, New York, London, Hong Kong, Cupertino and San Francisco. "
target parent: EQT AB
target: Facile.it S.p.A.
Facile.it is the leading Italian Online Price Comparison platform, helping over 4 million customers every month to compare prices on key areas of their household spending, providing access to a wide product offering, helping them save time and money.
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$147
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closed 1/26/2022 via PR Newswire

BlackLine, Inc., acquired FourQ

synopsis: BlackLine, Inc., a leading provider of accounting automation software, has acquired FourQ Systems, Inc., a leader in intercompany financial management technology. FourQ provides a complete solution for automating intercompany billing and invoice management.
buyer parent: SilverLake
buyer: BlackLine, Inc. (:$406.09)
BlackLine is a provider of cloud-based solutions for Finance & Accounting (F&A) that centralize and streamline financial close operations and other key F&A processes for midsize and large organizations. BlackLine helps companies to modernize their accounting operations and increase their efficiency."
target: FourQ
FourQ is a leader in intercompany financial management technology. FourQ provides a complete solution for automating intercompany billing and invoice management. They help multinational companies to save millions of dollars annually while doubling the productivity of their global operations teams.
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closed 1/1/2022 via GlobeNewswire

First Advantage Corporation, acquired Form I-9 Compliance LLC

synopsis: First Advantage Corporation, a leading global provider of technology solutions for screening, verifications, safety and compliance related to human capital, announced that it has completed the acquisition of the Form I-9 Compliance business pursuant to an asset purchase agreement.
buyer parent: SilverLake
buyer: First Advantage Corporation (:$656.31)
First Advantage provides comprehensive background screening, identity, and information solutions that give employers and housing providers access to actionable information that results in faster, more accurate people decisions. "
target: Form I-9 Compliance LLC
Form I-9 Compliance provides clients with cutting edge, proactive and preventative technology solutions and consulting services for Form I-9 and E-Verify compliance.
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closed 11/10/2021 via BNC Analysis

First Advantage Corporation, acquired Corporate Screening Services, Inc.

synopsis: First Advantage Corporation, a leading global provider of technology solutions for screening, verifications, safety and compliance related to human capital, will acquire orporate Screening Services, Inc., a healthcare and higher education focused screening and compliance solutions provider headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio.
buyer parent: SilverLake
buyer: First Advantage Corporation (:$656.31)
First Advantage provides comprehensive background screening, identity, and information solutions that give employers and housing providers access to actionable information that results in faster, more accurate people decisions. "
target: Corporate Screening Services, Inc.
Corporate Screening Services, Inc. is a healthcare and higher education focused screening and compliance solutions provider headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio. Corporate Screening was founded in 1987 as an investigative firm.
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closed 11/10/2021 via PR Newswire

Imagine Learning, Inc., acquired Robotify

synopsis: Imagine Learning, a PreK–12 digital learning solutions company, has acquired Robotify, an online learning platform in Ireland. Robotify is a browser-based robotics simulator that provides a fun way for students to learn how to code. Their platform guides students to produce original ideas and helps them to grow their critical thinking skills.
buyer parent: SilverLake
buyer: Imagine Learning, Inc.
Imagine Learning delivers language, literacy, and mathematics solutions for pre-K–12 students. Students and teachers love Imagine Language & Literacy, Imagine Math, Imagine Math Facts, and Imagine Español because they are research- and evidence-based, data driven, and incredibly fun to use. "
target: Robotify
Robotify is an online learning platform in Ireland. Robotify is a browser-based robotics simulator that provides a fun way for students to learn how to code. Their platform guides students to produce original ideas and helps them to grow their creativity, critical thinking, and collaboration skills.
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announced 7/16/2021 via PR Newswire

ServiceMax, will acquire LiquidFrameworks

synopsis: ServiceMax, the leader in asset-centric field service management, will acquire LiquidFrameworks, a leading mobile field operations management solutions company specializing in the energy industry. The acquisition enables ServiceMax to expand its field service management solutions to meet the unique challenges of the energy sector.
buyer parent: SilverLake
buyer: ServiceMax
ServiceMax's mission is to help customers keep the world running with asset-centric field service management software. As the recognized leader in this space, ServiceMax's mobile apps and cloud-based software provide a complete view of assets to field service teams. "
target parent: Luminate Capital Partners
target: LiquidFrameworks
LiquidFrameworks is a leading provider of cloud-based, mobile field operations management solutions serving the energy, industrial and environmental services industries. Its FieldFX solution offers numerous benefits, including increased and accelerated revenue capture, increased cash flow, and more.
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closed 7/16/2021 via BusinessWire

Weld North Holdings, acquired Twig Education

synopsis: Weld North Education (WNE), the largest provider of digital curriculum solutions in the U.S., has acquired UK-based Twig Education, a provider of high-quality science curriculum products designed to improve science literacy globally. The acquisition of Twig is an important part of WNE's mission to expand its digital core curriculum offerings.
buyer parent: SilverLake
buyer: Weld North Holdings
Weld North Education (WNE), the largest digital education company in the U.S., was founded with the goal of creating a focused suite of digital curriculum solutions that enable teachers, administrators, parents, and students to benefit from innovative learning technologies. "
target: Twig Education
UK-based Twig Education is a STEM publishing company providing digital and print resources to more than 60 countries and in 20 different languages. Twig is a diverse team of individuals, all working together to create exciting and effective student learning experiences.
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announced 5/28/2021 via BNC Analysis

Endeavor, LLC, will acquire Mailman Group

synopsis: Endeavor agreed to acquire sports digital agency Mailman Group. Launched in 1999, Mailman was an early pioneer for media and advertising in China through postcards but has since established an international footprint through its digital services for global sports organizations. 
buyer parent: SilverLake
buyer: Endeavor, LLC (NYSE:EDR:$5,077.71)
Endeavor is a global leader in entertainment, sports and fashion operating in more than 30 countries. Endeavor specializes in talent representation and management; brand strategy, activation and licensing; media production, sales and distribution; and event management. "
target: Mailman Group
Launched in 1999, Mailman was an early pioneer for media and advertising in China through postcards but has since established an international footprint through its digital services for global sports organizations.
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announced 5/19/2021 via BusinessWire

EverCommerce, will acquire Timely

synopsis: EverCommerce, a leading service commerce platform, will acquire Timely, a global appointment booking software company. Timely offers an affordable and reliable appointment software solution for spas and salons. Their cloud-based software provides solutions for appointments, client management, sales and payment, inventory, and more.
buyer parent: SilverLake
buyer: EverCommerce (EVCM:$407.11)
EverCommerce is a service commerce platform, providing marketing, business management, and customer retention solutions to businesses. They develop, acquire, and transform mission-critical solutions that help service-based businesses accelerate growth, streamline operations, and increase retention. "
target: Timely
Timely is a global appointment booking software company. Timely offers an affordable and reliable appointment software solution for spas and salons. Their cloud-based software provides solutions for appointments, client management, sales and payment, inventory, and more.
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closed 4/7/2021 via BNC Analysis

IMG Arena, acquired FlightScope

synopsis: IMG Arena, the sports betting data arm of sports media giant IMG, has completed the acquisition data collection, audio-visual production and tracking technology specialist FlightScope Services.
buyer parent: SilverLake
buyer: IMG Arena
IMG Arena is the sports betting data arm of sports media giant IMG. Their focus has always been on fan-first engagement via the delivery of content and product innovations that fuel the emotions and excitement unique to world-class sport. "
target: FlightScope
FlightScope is a global high-tech company and a true world leader in the development and manufacturing of 3D Doppler Ball Tracking Monitors, Golf Radars & Launch Monitors for sports. They are based in Poland.
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closed 4/6/2021 via GlobeNewswire

First Advantage Corporation, purchased Background Screening Business from GB Group Plc

synopsis: First Advantage, a leading global provider of technology solutions for background screening, verifications and compliance, has acquired the U.K. background screening business of GB Group Plc (GBG), a global digital identity and location services provider.
buyer parent: SilverLake
buyer: First Advantage Corporation (:$656.31)
First Advantage provides comprehensive background screening, identity, and information solutions that give employers and housing providers access to actionable information that results in faster, more accurate people decisions. "
seller: GB Group Plc (AIM:GBG:$302.81)
The acquisition includes the Background Screening Business of GBG. GBG is an identity verification, location intelligence and fraud prevention company. GBG offers solutions that help organizations validate and verify the identity and location of their customers.
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closed 2/5/2021 via BusinessWire

Weld North Holdings, acquired StudySync

synopsis: Weld North Education has acquired BookheadEd Learning. BookheadEd develops the award-winning StudySync, a comprehensive English Language Arts (ELA) program for grades 6-12, and SyncBlasts, a cross-curricular, inquiry-based reading and writing solution to promote critical thinking and research skills.
buyer parent: SilverLake
buyer: Weld North Holdings
Weld North Education is a leading digital education technology company focused on developing digital curriculum and tools for pre-K–12 students. The company is built around two underlying businesses, Edgenuity and Imagine Learning. "
target: StudySync
BookheadEd develops dynamic, multimedia academic content including the award-winning StudySync, a comprehensive English Language Arts (ELA) program for grades 6-12, and SyncBlasts, a cross-curricular, inquiry-based reading and writing solution to promote critical thinking and research skills.
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closed 1/27/2021 via PR Newswire

EverCommerce, acquired Briostack

synopsis: EverCommerce has acquired Briostack, the all-in-one pest control software that optimizes scheduling, billing, collection, marketing, and reporting. Briostack will join EverCommerce's portfolio of home and field service software, enabling it to provide customers with faster access to more products, a broader suite of solutions, and more resources.
buyer parent: SilverLake
buyer: EverCommerce (EVCM:$407.11)
EverCommerce is a service commerce platform, providing marketing, business management, and customer retention solutions to businesses. They develop, acquire, and transform mission-critical solutions that help service-based businesses accelerate growth, streamline operations, and increase retention. "
target: Briostack
Briostack is a pest control management software with features that automate business operations. Through an all-in-one platform, Briostack provides a broad set of capabilities to manage business operations, sales growth, and field services that work together to reduce costs and drive revenue.
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closed 12/24/2020 via PR Web

EverCommerce, acquired Updox

synopsis: EverCommerce, a leading service commerce platform, has acquired Updox, a complete healthcare communication platform for in-person and virtual care. Updox will join EverCommerce’s portfolio of health services companies, enabling it to provide customers with faster access to more products, a broader suite of solutions, and more resources.
buyer parent: SilverLake
buyer: EverCommerce (EVCM:$407.11)
EverCommerce is a service commerce platform, providing marketing, business management, and customer retention solutions to businesses. They develop, acquire, and transform mission-critical solutions that help service-based businesses accelerate growth, streamline operations, and increase retention. "
target: Updox
Updox is a complete healthcare communication platform for in-person and virtual care. Updox's fully-integrated care coordination communications platform connects various healthcare providers, including physicians, patients, payers, pharmacies, labs, and healthcare partners.
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closed 12/3/2020 via PR Newswire

EverCommerce, acquired My PT Hub

synopsis: EverCommerce, a leading service commerce platform, has acquired My PT Hub, a personal training and fitness engagement solution in the UK. My PT Hub helps fitness clubs to manage, grow, and scale their businesses via web and mobile applications. Their solutions allow users to create customised training programmes and track their clients' progress.
buyer parent: SilverLake
buyer: EverCommerce (EVCM:$407.11)
EverCommerce is the leading service commerce platform, connecting best-of-breed technologies and solutions for service sector organizations. The company provides comprehensive best fit solutions that improve how business owners market services, manage business, and retain customers. "
target: My PT Hub
My PT Hub is a personal training and fitness engagement solution in the UK. My PT Hub helps trainers and fitness clubs to manage, grow, and scale their businesses via web and mobile applications. Their solutions allow users to create customised training programmes and track their clients' progress.
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closed 7/27/2020 via BusinessWire

Edgenuity, Inc., acquired Purpose Prep

synopsis: Weld North Education announced it has acquired Purpose Prep, a leading technology-based online course provider focused on Social and Emotional Learning (SEL). Purpose Prep will become part of Edgenuity, a leading provider of online curriculum and instructional services for the K-12 market.
buyer parent: SilverLake
buyer: Edgenuity, Inc.
Edgenuity is a leading provider of online curriculum and instructional services for the K-12 market. Nationwide, Edgenuity is in use by more than 20,000 schools, including 20 of the 25 largest school districts, to meet academic goals and improve student outcomes. "
target: Purpose Prep
Purpose Prep is a leading technology-based online course provider focused on Social and Emotional Learning. The Purpose Prep curriculum focuses on personal, character, and leadership development as well as the development of healthy social and emotional skills and readiness for life beyond school.
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closed 9/10/2020 via BusinessWire

SilverLake, acquired Silae

synopsis: Silver Lake, the global leader in technology investing, announced that it has completed the acquisition of 100% of Silae, a specialist provider of cloud-based payroll and HR software for the French market, from its founding shareholders.
buyer: SilverLake
Silver Lake is the global leader in technology investing, with over $43 billion in combined assets under management and committed capital and a team of approximately 100 investment and operating professionals located in Silicon Valley, New York, London and Hong Kong. "
target: Silae
Founded in 2010 and headquartered in Aix-en-Provence, France, Silae is a provider of cloud-based Payroll and HR software, offering a broad range of solutions to more than 550,000 businesses in partnership with its strong network of CPA and HR outsourcing partners.
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closed 1/8/2020 via BusinessWire

Edgenuity, Inc., acquired LearnZillion

synopsis: Weld North Education has acquired LearnZillion, a leading provider of K-12 high-quality digital-first core curriculum. LearnZillion will become part of Edgenuity, a leading provider of online curriculum and instructional services for the K-12 market.
buyer parent: SilverLake
buyer: Edgenuity, Inc.
Edgenuity is a leading provider of online curriculum and instructional services for the K-12 market. Nationwide, Edgenuity is in use by more than 20,000 schools, including 20 of the 25 largest school districts, to meet academic goals and improve student outcomes. "
target: LearnZillion
LearnZillion curates and publishes the highest-quality core instructional materials, supported by exceptional professional development. LearnZillion is committed to helping educators plan and deliver powerful, lasting learning experiences.
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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)
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$96
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0.0x
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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 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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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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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 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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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 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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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
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1.5x
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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:$867.87)
SoFi is a values-driven company on a mission to help members get their money right. They create modern financial products and services that help people borrow, save, spend, invest, and protect their money better, so that they can achieve financial independence and realize their ambitions. "
target: 8 Securities Limited
Hong Kong-based 8 Securities is a cloud-based brokerage platform that provides simple, transparent, and affordable mobile investing solutions. The company allows users to trade over 15,000 US and Hong Kong stocks and exchange traded funds as much as they like free of commission.
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Net Income ($mm)
$30.92
Employees
12500
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Ticker: HLAN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Hilan Ltd.
Hilan Ltd.
Hilan Ltd. is the leading ASP - Application Service Provider in Israel, for overall management of the human resource in the organization: payroll, human resources, time & attendance and pension administration.
year
2013
rev ($mm)
$122.16
EBITDA ($mm)
$22.24
EBIT ($mm)
$19.63
Net Income ($mm)
$13.89
Employees
300
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Ticker: ASX:RDY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ReadyTech Holdings Limited
ReadyTech Holdings Limited
ReadyTech is an Australian provider of people management software for employment and education. ReadyTech offers a complete student management system for institutions and training organisations. For employers they offer a complete payroll, HR admin and work health and safety management system.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$34.97
EBITDA ($mm)
$5.83
EBIT ($mm)
$3.90
Net Income ($mm)
$1.51
Employees
365
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Ticker: VCSY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Vertical Computer Systems, Inc.
Vertical Computer Systems, Inc.
Vertical Computer Systems, Inc. is a provider of administrative software, Internet core technologies, and derivative software application products through its distribution network.
year
2009
rev ($mm)
$5.40
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.93)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.97)
Net Income ($mm)
$3.50
Employees
26
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Ticker: IACH
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Information Architects Corporation
Information Architects Corporation
The company focuses on investigating acquisition partners and targets, as well as new business lines and services to add to existing software resources and enhance its ability to market its perceptre software asset.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
($1.66)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: TSXV:CHS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Comprehensive Healthcare Systems Inc.
Comprehensive Healthcare Systems Inc.
Comprehensive Healthcare Systems Inc. is a vertically integrated software as a services (SaaS) company focused on digitizing healthcare with Telehealth and Healthcare Benefits Administration solutions, providing reliable and high-volume transaction capable systems.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: ASX:RNL
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Rision Limited
Rision Limited
Rision is an intuitive team planning and analytics platform that solves the complex people problems that can slow business down. The system lets users roster and schedule staff, fill last-minute shifts and get real time analytics on team performance in minutes, not hours.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$0.00
EBITDA ($mm)
($2.24)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.24)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: JASDAQ:3910
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
MKSystem
MKSystem
MKSystem Corporation provides cloud services in Japan. It offers system development and ASP services for social insurance labor consultant offices and corporations, labor insurance administration associations, SR Labor and management centers, and general corporate human resources.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$10.19
EBITDA ($mm)
$3.62
EBIT ($mm)
$3.17
Net Income ($mm)
$2.07
Employees
44
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Ticker: ATSE:EPSIL
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
EpsilonNet
EpsilonNet
EpsilonNet is a group of companies in Greece engaged in business software, digital content, and vocational education. EpsilonNet offers accounting, tax, and payroll software solutions. EpsilonNet Training provides vocational education for executives, economists, finance managers, and accountants.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$50.54
EBITDA ($mm)
$12.81
EBIT ($mm)
$12.31
Net Income ($mm)
$9.38
Employees
781
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Ticker:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ceridian Corporation
Ceridian Corporation
Ceridian is a global human capital management software company. Dayforce, their flagship cloud Human Capital Management (HCM) platform, provides human resources, payroll, benefits, workforce management, and talent management functionality.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$964.90
EBITDA ($mm)
$17.90
EBIT ($mm)
($25.70)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
5974
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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: BAM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Brookfield Asset Management, Inc.
Brookfield Asset Management, Inc.
Brookfield is a leading global alternative asset manager with approximately $690 billion of assets under management across real estate, infrastructure, renewable power and transition, private equity, and credit.
year
2022
rev ($mm)
$75,731.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$28,753.00
EBIT ($mm)
$22,316.00
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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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
2021
rev ($mm)
$8,870.84
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,521.15
EBIT ($mm)
$995.94
Net Income ($mm)
$79.75
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
2022
rev ($mm)
$6,149.19
EBITDA ($mm)
$2,758.67
EBIT ($mm)
$2,292.40
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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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
2021
rev ($mm)
$4,212.09
EBITDA ($mm)
$988.89
EBIT ($mm)
$875.60
Net Income ($mm)
$408.84
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:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Voya Financial
Voya Financial
Voya Financial, Inc. is a leading health, wealth and investment company that provides products, solutions and technologies that enable a better financial future for its clients, customers and society.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$3,956.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$2,881.00
EBIT ($mm)
$2,835.00
Net Income ($mm)
$2,126.00
Employees
6000
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Ticker: OM:LATO B
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Investment AB Latour
Investment AB Latour
Latour is a mixed investment company quoted on the Nasdaq OMX Stockholm since 1985. Latour's main business concept is to invest long-term in companies with their own products and brands, a great development potential supported by global megatrends and with good prospects for internationalization.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$1,787.89
EBITDA ($mm)
$285.37
EBIT ($mm)
$254.13
Net Income ($mm)
$760.88
Employees
0
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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: 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: LSE:3IN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3i Infrastructure plc
3i Infrastructure plc
3i Infrastructure plc is a FTSE 250-listed investment company focused on economic infrastructure in developed markets, with a focus on the UK and Western Europe.
year
2022
rev ($mm)
$592.70
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
$488.92
Net Income ($mm)
$465.86
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
2021
rev ($mm)
$391.19
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
$388.46
Net Income ($mm)
$388.19
Employees
0
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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
2021
rev ($mm)
$254.00
EBITDA ($mm)
($35.70)
EBIT ($mm)
($56.00)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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