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announced 9/1/2020 via BNC Analysis

UP Invest OÜ, will acquire Forum Cinemas OÜ

synopsis: Investment company UP Invest will be acquiring the Forum Cinemas movie businesses in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. Forum Cinemas OU is the Baltic region’s largest movie theater operator, operating the Coca-Cola Plaza in Tallinn, Ekraan in Tartu and Centrum in Viljandi. Forum Cinemas has a single theater in Latvia and five in Lithuania.
buyer: UP Invest OÜ
UP Invest OÜ is an investment company focusing on investments in healthcare, consumer brands, real estate, and cleantech venture capital. UP Invest OÜ was founded in 2012 and is based in Estonia. "
target parent: Dalian Wanda Group Co., Ltd.
target: Forum Cinemas OÜ
Forum Cinemas OU is the Baltic region’s largest movie theater operator, operating the Coca-Cola Plaza in Tallinn, Ekraan in Tartu and Centrum in Viljandi. Forum Cinemas has a single theater in Latvia and five in Lithuania.
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closed 7/29/2020 via BNC Analysis

Mason Asset Management, Namdar Realty Group, acquired Goodrich Quality Theaters, Inc.

synopsis: A partnership of Mason Asset Management and Namdar Realty Group has acquired the majority of the assets of Goodrich Quality Theaters Inc., which filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The buyers are both based in Great Neck, N.Y. and are doing business under Goodrich Theater Newco LLC.
buyer: Mason Asset Management
buyer: Namdar Realty Group
Mason Asset Management is a Long Island-based real estate investment and advisory company. Namdar Realty Group is a privately held, commercial real estate investment firm. "
target: Goodrich Quality Theaters, Inc.
Goodrich Quality Theaters is a chain of movie theaters, headquartered in Grand Rapids, MI. The majority of GQT's locations are in Michigan, but other locations can be found in Florida, Illinois, Indiana, and Missouri. The company filed for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy protection in February 2020.
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announced 12/18/2019 via BNC Analysis

Cineworld Group plc, will acquire Cineplex Entertainment LP

synopsis: Cineworld, the world’s second largest cinema chain, is to acquire Cineplex Inc., a Canadian entertainment company headquartered in Toronto, Ontario. Through its operating subsidiary Cineplex Entertainment LP, Cineplex operates 165 theatres across Canada.
buyer: Cineworld Group plc (LSE:CINE:$1,160.33)
Cineworld is the world’s second largest cinema chain, with 9,518 screens across 790 sites in 10 countries: the UK, the US, Ireland, Poland, Romania, Israel, Hungary, Czechia, Bulgaria and Slovakia. The group’s primary brands are Regal, Cineworld and Picturehouse, Cinema City and Yes Planet. "
target: Cineplex Entertainment LP (CGX:$1,228.83)
Cineplex Inc. is a Canadian entertainment company headquartered in Toronto, Ontario. Through its operating subsidiary Cineplex Entertainment LP, Cineplex operates 165 theatres across Canada.
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closed 12/4/2019 via BusinessWire

Reading International, Inc., acquired State Cinema

synopsis: Reading International, a leading entertainment and real estate company, acquired the iconic State Cinema in Hobart, Tasmania. The State Cinema has been a vibrant part of the cultural life of North Hobart for over 100 years. Today, the State Cinema features ten screens, a rooftop cinema and bar, a large café and an independent bookstore.
buyer: Reading International, Inc. (RDI:$283.09)
Reading International is a publicly listed company in the United States, which is in the business of owning and operating cinemas and developing, owning and operating real estate assets. "
target: State Cinema
The State Cinema has been a vibrant part of the cultural life of North Hobart, Tasmania for over 100 years. Today, the State Cinema features ten screens, a rooftop cinema and bar, a large café and an independent bookstore.
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announced 9/3/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Kinepolis Group, will acquire MJR Digital Cinemas

synopsis: Kinepolis, a Belgian cinema chain, has reached an agreement to acquire American movie theater chain MJR Digital Cinemas. MJR Digital Cinemas, headquartered in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, operates 10 movie theater complexes with a total of 164 screens and a seating capacity of over 20,000, all located in Michigan.
buyer: Kinepolis Group (ENXTBR:KIN:$539.67)
Kinepolis is a pioneer in innovative cinema. Kinepolis Group NV has 48 cinemas spread across Benelux, France, Spain, Switzerland and Poland. In addition to its cinema activity, the Group is also active in film distribution, event organization, screen advertising and real estate management. "
target: MJR Digital Cinemas
MJR Digital Cinemas, headquartered in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, operates 10 movie theater complexes with a total of 164 screens and a seating capacity of over 20,000, all located in Michigan. All movie theaters are multi- and megaplexes with a capacity varying from 10 to 20 screens.
price ($mm)
$152
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$81
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$18
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closed 7/26/2019 via PR Newswire

Cinepolis, acquired Moviehouse & Eatery

synopsis: Cinépolis, the 2nd largest cinema operator in the world, has acquired Moviehouse & Eatery, an upscale dine-in movie theatre circuit in Texas. Moviehouse & Eatery has 5 theatres and 47 screens in the Austin and Dallas metropolitan areas. They offer scratch-made food and plush recliner seating, as well as full bar and dine-in services.
buyer: Cinepolis
Cinépolis is a Mexican chain of movie theaters. Cinépolis is the largest chain in Latin America and the second largest in the world, with over 738 cinema complexes and 5,941 screens. Cinépolis entertains over 338 million moviegoers annually in 17 countries worldwide. "
target: Moviehouse & Eatery
Moviehouse & Eatery is an upscale dine-in movie theatre circuit in Texas. Moviehouse & Eatery has 5 theatres and 47 screens in the Austin and Dallas metropolitan areas. They offer scratch-made food and plush recliner seating, as well as full bar and dine-in service using call button technology.
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closed 5/29/2019 via BNC Analysis

AMC Entertainment, acquired Cinetopia LLC

synopsis: AMC, an innovator in the theatrical exhibition industry, has acquired rival theater company Cinetopia. Cinetopia is a luxury movie theater chain that offer full menus that allow visitors to enjoy shows with meals that are delivered right to their seats.
buyer parent: Dalian Wanda Group Co., Ltd.
buyer: AMC Entertainment (AMC:$5,277.60)
AMC is the guest experience leader with 387 locations and 5,426 screens located primarily in the United States. AMC has propelled innovation in the theatrical exhibition industry and continues today by delivering more comfort, enhanced food & beverage, greater engagement and targeted programming. "
target: Cinetopia LLC
Cinetopia is a luxury movie theater chain. Many of their living room style theaters offer full menus that allow visitors to enjoy the show with fresh, hand-crafted menu items. By reserving seats, visitors can order food that will be delivered straight to their seats during the movie.
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announced 12/19/2018 via Company Press Release

Kinepolis Group, will purchase Two Spanish Cinemas from El Punt Cinema Group

synopsis: Kinepolis Group, an owner and operator of cinemas in Europe, will acquire Full Cinemas and El Punt Ribera from the El Punt Cinema Group, a family owned company that owns and operates cinemas in Spain. Full Cinemas is a cinema located in Barcelona and El Punt Ribera is a cinema located in Valencia.
buyer: Kinepolis Group (ENXTBR:KIN:$539.67)
Kinepolis is a pioneer in innovative cinema. Kinepolis Group NV has 48 cinemas spread across Benelux, France, Spain, Switzerland and Poland. In addition to its cinema activity, the Group is also active in film distribution, event organization, screen advertising and real estate management. "
seller: El Punt Cinema Group
Full Cinemas is a megaplex in Barcelona with 28 screens and a total of 2,687 seats. El Punt Ribera is a cinema in Valencia with 10 screens and 2,528 seats. Both cinemas belong to the El Punt Cinema Group. The El Punt Cinema Group is a family owned company that owns and operates cinemas in Spain.
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announced 12/19/2018 via BNC Analysis

Blake Smith, will acquire Starlite Drive-In

synopsis: Blake Smith, a motion picture industry veteran and entrepreneur, will acquire the Starlite Drive-In, a drive-in movie theater in Wichita, Kansas. The Starlite Drive-In offers a family friendly experience and shows double and triple features on weekends. Starlite has two screens and a capacity for 1,300 cars.
buyer: Blake Smith
Blake Smith is a motion picture industry veteran and entrepreneur. Blake Smith is a co-owner of the Admiral Twin Drive-In in Tulsa, Oklahoma. "
target: Starlite Drive-In
Founded in 1953, the Starlite Drive-In is a drive-in movie theater in Wichita, Kansas. The drive-in movie theater has two screens and a capacity for 1,300 cars. The Starlite Drive-In offers a family friendly experience and shows double and triple features on weekends.
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closed 12/8/2018 via BNC Analysis

Cohen Media Group, acquired Landmark Theatres

synopsis: Cohen Media Group, a Academy Award-winning independent theatrical distribution and production company has acquired Landmark Theatres. Landmark Theatres consistently provides customers diverse and entertaining film products in a sophisticated adult-oriented atmosphere. They showcase a variety of films ranging from independent to 3-D and smart films.
buyer: Cohen Media Group
Cohen Media Group (CMG) is a Academy Award-winning independent theatrical distribution and production company, releasing the world's best in contemporary and classic cinema. Cohen Media Group also restores classic films under the label, CohenFilm Collection. "
target parent: 2929 Entertainment
target: Landmark Theatres
Landmark Theatres is a recognized leader in the industry for providing its customers consistently diverse and entertaining film products in a sophisticated adult-oriented atmosphere. Their theatres showcase a wide variety of films ranging from independent and foreign film to 3-D movies.
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closed 2/1/2019 via BusinessWire

Marcus Theatres, acquired Movie Tavern, Inc.

synopsis: Marcus Theatres, a division of The Marcus Corporation, announced it has acquired Movie Tavern from Southern Theatres, LLC, a portfolio company of Veronis Suhler Stevenson. Movie Tavern is the largest in-cinema dining experience operating in the United States, with 208 all-digital screens at 22 locations in nine states.
buyer parent: Marcus Corporation
buyer: Marcus Theatres
Marcus Theatres, a division of The Marcus Corporation, is the fourth largest theatre circuit in the United States and currently owns or operates 890 screens at 68 locations in Wisconsin, Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota and Ohio. "
target parent: Veronis Suhler Stevenson
target: Movie Tavern, Inc.
Dallas-based Movie Tavern is the largest in-cinema dining experience operating in the United States, with 208 all-digital screens at 22 locations in nine states. They offer a premium movie-going experience that caters to adults but is family friendly.
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closed 9/27/2018 via Company Press Release

UEC Theatres, purchased Two Movie Theatres from Chakeres Theatres, Inc.

synopsis: United Entertainment Corp. (UEC Theatres), a Top 30 theatre chain in the U.S., acquires two movie theatres from Chakeres Theatres, Inc., the oldest independent operator of movie theatres in Ohio. The acquired movie theatres are Cinema 10, a movie theatre located in Springfield Ohio; and Celina Cinema 5, a movie theatre located in Celina, Ohio.
buyer: UEC Theatres
Founded in 1991, United Entertainment Corp. (UEC Theatres) owns and operates a chain of movie theatres and video stores throughout the United States. UEC Theatres is a Top 30 theatre circuit in the United States with 165 screens at 19 complexes. "
seller: Chakeres Theatres, Inc.
Cinema 10 is a movie theatre located in Springfield Ohio. Celina Cinema 5 is a movie theatre located in Celina, Ohio. Both movie theatres belong to Chakeres Theatres, Inc., the oldest independent operator of movie theatres in Ohio.
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announced 8/12/2018 via BNC Analysis

PVR Limited, will acquire SPI Cinemas

synopsis: PVR Ltd., the largest and the most premium film exhibition company in India, will be buying SPI Cinemas, south India’s largest cinema chain and owner of the iconic Sathyam Cinemas in Chennai.
buyer: PVR Limited (NSEI:PVR:$342.04)
PVR Ltd. is the largest and the most premium film exhibition company in India. Since its inception in 1997, the brand has redefined the cinema industry and the way people watch movies in the country. Currently PVR operates a cinema circuit of 634 Screens 136 Properties 53 Cities. "
target parent: SS Theatres LLP
target: SPI Cinemas
SPI Cinemas is South India's largest cinema chain and owner of the iconic Sathyam Cinemas in Chennai. They are also responsible for Escape, Palazzo, Le Reve, The Cinema, S2 Cinemas, and Kripa Cinemas. They focus on providing a paramount movie-viewing experience by exhibiting movies in unique ways.
price ($mm)
$92*
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$45
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2.9x
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announced 7/27/2018 via Company Press Release

New Vision Theatres, will acquire Leitersburg Cinemas

synopsis: New Vision Theatres, a movie theatre chain located in nine states, will be acquiring Leitersburg Cinemas, a ten-screen movie theatre in Leitersburg, Maryland. As part of the proposed deal, the new company will also assume ownership and operations of Waynesboro Theatre, a 1-screen movie theatre located in downtown Waynesboro, Pennsylvania.
buyer parent: The Beekman Group, LLC
buyer: New Vision Theatres
New Vision Theatres is a movie theatre chain located in nine states. They strive to be innovative, flexible, friendly, and accomodating to give total satisfaction to consumers every time they visit a New Vision Theatre. Most theatres have 12 or more screens, with expanded food and beverage options. "
target parent: HighRock Group
target: Leitersburg Cinemas
Leitersburg Cinemas is responsible for a ten screen movie theatre in Leitersburg, Maryland. With renovating the theater, they provided better visuals and sounds for local moviegoers at affordable prices. Renovations included modern seating, digital projectors, and interior changes.
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announced 7/21/2018 via BNC Analysis

Carnival Group, will acquire Novo Cinemas

synopsis: Carnival Group, an Indian business conglomerate with operations in India, Singapore, and the United Arab Emirates, has entered a definitive agreement with Elan Group to acquire its stake in Novo Cinemas, one of the largest and most innovative cinema chains in the Middle East.
buyer: Carnival Group
Based in India, Carnival Group is a multinational business entity with diversified interests in trading, hospitality, entertainment, movie production and event management. With expansion plans, Carnival Group is set on transforming the hospitality and entertainment sector. "
target parent: Elan Group
target: Novo Cinemas
Headquartered in UAE, Novo Cinemas is home to an innovative entertainment experience. They are one of the largest cinema chains in the Middle East by pushing boundaries and striving for the new. As the regional leader in cinema innovation, they showcase the latest viewing technology.
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closed 7/6/2018 via BNC Analysis

Multikino SA, acquired Cinema 3D S.A.

synopsis: Multikino, the second largest multiplex chain in Poland, has acquired Cinema 3D. Cinema 3D consists of 11 multiplexes with 49 screens that are located in retail and leisure developments all over Poland. Their cinemas are equipped with modern technology and can offer films in 3D.
buyer parent: OMERS Private Equity
buyer: Multikino SA
Founded in 1998, Multikino is the second largest multiplex chain in Poland. Multikino has 32 multiplexes with 263 screens in Poland. Multikino offers movies in a wide variety of genres, including action, animated, sport, comedy, drama, musical, and more. "
target: Cinema 3D S.A.
Founded in 2010, Cinema 3D is a multiplex cinema network in Poland. Cinema 3D consists of 11 multiplexes with 49 screens that are located in retail and leisure developments all over Poland. Their cinemas are equipped with modern technology and can offer films in 3D.
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closed 6/27/2018 via Company Press Release

Vue Cinemas, acquired Showtime Cinemas Limited

synopsis: Vue Entertainment, one of the UK’s leading cinema developers and operators of multiplex cinemas in the UK, has acquired Showtime Cinemas, an owner and operator of two cinemas in Ireland. Showtime Cinemas offers the latest in technology, innovation and comfort, including rocker seats, online booking, wall to wall screens and Dolby Digital 7.1 Sound.
buyer parent: OMERS Private Equity
buyer: Vue Cinemas
Vue Entertainment is one of the UK’s leading cinema developers and operators of multiplex cinemas in the UK. Vue's UK & Ireland circuit operates 80 cinemas with 755 screens, serving over 37 million customers. Vue also operates 116 further cinemas across Portugal, Taiwan, Germany and Denmark. "
target: Showtime Cinemas Limited
Showtime Cinemas owns and operates two cinemas in Ireland. Showtime Cinemas offers the latest in technology, innovation and comfort, including ticket at any point, rocker seats, online booking, wall to wall screens and Dolby Digital 7.1 Sound.
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closed 6/1/2018 via BNC Analysis

Rimbunan Hijau (PNG) Group, acquired Paradise Cinemas (PNG) Ltd

synopsis: The popular Paradise Cinema chain has been bought by Vision City Investment Limited (VCIL), a subsidiary of the RH Group. Paradise Cinema is Papua New Guinea’s first multiplex cinema. The cinema complex features stunning interiors and state-of-theart audio & visual technology.
buyer parent: Rimbunan Hijau Group
buyer: Rimbunan Hijau (PNG) Group
The Rimbunan Hijau (PNG) Group - also known simply as RH - has been operating in Papua New Guinea for more than two decades. It is a group of companies based in Papua New Guinea with interests in forestry, timber processing, palm oil, media, retail and property development. "
target parent: CPL Group
target: Paradise Cinemas (PNG) Ltd
Paradise Cinema is Papua New Guinea’s first multiplex cinema. The cinema complex features stunning interiors and state-of-theart audio & visual technology. As well as a standard cinema experience, Paradise has also introduced a popular premium-level cinema, with reclining seats & a licensed lounge.
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closed 5/23/2018 via BNC Analysis

Mukta A2 Cinemas, purchased Vile Parle SunCity Multiplex from SunCity Cinema

synopsis: Mukta A2 Cinemas, a reputed chain of cinemas for providing patrons with the best onscreen entertainment since it was established, has acquired the two-screen SunCity Multiplex at Vile Parle in Mumbai, India.
buyer parent: Mukta Arts Ltd
buyer: Mukta A2 Cinemas
Based in India, Mukta A2 Cinemas is a cinema chain that offers state of the art technology in picture and sound with DOLBY ATMOS sound system, 2K Digital Picture Quality, 3D Movie screening capabilities with various snacks and beverages. "
seller: SunCity Cinema
Based in India, SunCity Cinemas is an entertainment destination for people from all walks of life, across a wide age group and user profiles. SunCity Multiplex at Vile Parle, Mumbai has a 600 seating capacity and is located in one of the prime areas of the city.
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announced 5/17/2018 via BNC Analysis

R/C Theatres, will purchase Movie Theater in TownMall of Westminster from Regal Entertainment Group

synopsis: R/C Theatres, an owner and operator of movie theaters in the United States, will acquire the movie theater in TownMall of Westminster from Regal Entertainment Group, an American movie theater chain. The movie theater belongs to Regal Entertainment Group's Regal Cinemas brand.
buyer: R/C Theatres
R/C Theatres owns and operates movie theaters in the United States. The company manages movie theaters in Maryland, North Carolina, Virginia, and Pennsylvania. R/C Theatres strives to create a complete entertainment diversion for their guests. "
seller parent: Cineworld Group plc
seller: Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC:$3,114.00)
The movie theater in TownMall of Westminster is a movie theater that belongs to the Regal Entertainment Group's Regal Cinemas brand. Regal Entertainment Group is one of the leading and most geographically diverse theatre circuits in the United States.
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announced 9/1/2020 via BNC Analysis

UP Invest OÜ, will acquire Forum Cinemas OÜ

synopsis: Investment company UP Invest will be acquiring the Forum Cinemas movie businesses in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. Forum Cinemas OU is the Baltic region’s largest movie theater operator, operating the Coca-Cola Plaza in Tallinn, Ekraan in Tartu and Centrum in Viljandi. Forum Cinemas has a single theater in Latvia and five in Lithuania.
buyer: UP Invest OÜ
UP Invest OÜ is an investment company focusing on investments in healthcare, consumer brands, real estate, and cleantech venture capital. UP Invest OÜ was founded in 2012 and is based in Estonia. "
target parent: Dalian Wanda Group Co., Ltd.
target: Forum Cinemas OÜ
Forum Cinemas OU is the Baltic region’s largest movie theater operator, operating the Coca-Cola Plaza in Tallinn, Ekraan in Tartu and Centrum in Viljandi. Forum Cinemas has a single theater in Latvia and five in Lithuania.
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announced 7/17/2013 via BNC Analysis

Forum Cinemas AS, will acquire Solaris Kino OÜ

synopsis: Forum Cinemas AS signed a preliminary agreement to acquire Solaris Kino. Solaris Kino is a 7-screen multiplex cinema located in Estonia, within the Solaris Center, equipped with the best-in-class Meyer Sound system and high quality digital projection systems.
buyer parent: Ratos AB
buyer: Forum Cinemas AS
Having been established in 1993, Forum Cinemas AS has since developed into Estonia’s largest film distributor and cinema operator. The company has commenced operations of many large airlines film production distribution rights in Estonia, including Paramount, Universal, and others. "
target: Solaris Kino OÜ
Solaris Kino is a 7-screen multiplex cinema located in Estonia, within the Solaris Center, equipped with the best-in-class Meyer Sound system and high quality digital projection systems. Solaris Kino was founded in 2010 and has shown great growth in popularity each year since.
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announced 9/1/2020 via BNC Analysis

UP Invest OÜ, will acquire Forum Cinemas OÜ

synopsis: Investment company UP Invest will be acquiring the Forum Cinemas movie businesses in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. Forum Cinemas OU is the Baltic region’s largest movie theater operator, operating the Coca-Cola Plaza in Tallinn, Ekraan in Tartu and Centrum in Viljandi. Forum Cinemas has a single theater in Latvia and five in Lithuania.
buyer: UP Invest OÜ
UP Invest OÜ is an investment company focusing on investments in healthcare, consumer brands, real estate, and cleantech venture capital. UP Invest OÜ was founded in 2012 and is based in Estonia. "
target parent: Dalian Wanda Group Co., Ltd.
target: Forum Cinemas OÜ
Forum Cinemas OU is the Baltic region’s largest movie theater operator, operating the Coca-Cola Plaza in Tallinn, Ekraan in Tartu and Centrum in Viljandi. Forum Cinemas has a single theater in Latvia and five in Lithuania.
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closed 4/24/2019 via BNC Analysis

UP Invest OÜ, acquired Cream OÜ

synopsis: UP Invest, an investment company in Estonia, has acquired Cream, an ambient media agency in Estonia that offers media and advertising solutions. Cream develops and executes advertising campaigns in shopping centers, sports clubs, retailers, restaurants and parks. Their portfolio of solutions include digital and LED screens, banners, and more.
buyer: UP Invest OÜ
UP Invest OÜ is an investment company focusing on investments in healthcare, consumer brands, real estate, and cleantech venture capital. UP Invest OÜ was founded in 2012 and is based in Tallinn, Estonia. "
target: Cream OÜ
Cream is an ambient media agency in Estonia that offers media and advertising solutions. Cream develops and executes advertising campaigns in shopping centers, sports clubs, retailers, restaurants and parks. Their portfolio of solutions include digital and LED screens, banners, escalators, and more.
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closed 11/2/2017 via BNC Analysis

UP Invest OÜ, acquired Apollo Kino OU

synopsis: The investment company Up Invest has acquired 55% of Apollo Kino OU, the largest Estonian cinema operator with six cinema centers and 27 halls. Apollo is also the largest chain of books and entertainment stores in Estonia.
buyer: UP Invest OÜ
UP Invest OÜ is an investment company focusing on investments in healthcare, consumer brands, real estate, and cleantech venture capital. UP Invest OÜ was founded in 2012 and is based in Tallinn, Estonia. "
target: Apollo Kino OU
Apollo Kino is the largest Estonian cinema operator with six cinema centers and 27 halls. Apollo has cinemas in the Parnu Keskus mall in Parnu, in the Astri mall in Narva, and in the Solaris and Mustamae malls in Tallinn.
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announced 6/9/2017 via BNC Analysis

Eesti Meedia, will purchase Estonian and Latvian Units from City24

synopsis: AS Eesti Meedia, the biggest media group in the Baltic countries, has signed a letter of intent to buy the Estonian and Latvian units of the real estate portal City24. City24 is the leading online real estate portal in Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania for apartments, houses, land, and commercial real estate.
buyer parent: UP Invest OÜ
buyer: Eesti Meedia
Eesti Meedia is the largest media group in the Baltic countries and its operations include producing content for print and internet media, television and radio production, classified portals and offering a printing service. Eesti Meedia operates in Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania. "
seller: City24
City24's Estonian and Latvian units are the leading online real estate portals in Estonia and Latvia. City24 lets users search for apartments, houses, land, and commercial real estate through their online and mobile platforms.
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closed 8/7/2015 via Company Press Release

UP Invest OÜ, acquired LETA

synopsis: Estonian investment company UP Invest OÜ, owner of the Baltic News Service (BNS) news agency group, acquired LETA, the largest news agency in Latvia. The information agency LETA offers news and business information solutions to organizations and companies.
buyer: UP Invest OÜ
UP Invest is an investment company that has holdings in media, retail, IT and technology sectors. "
target: LETA
LETA is a national information agency that generates reliable and multi-faceted content and provides custom-tailored solutions for professional information users. The goal of LETA is to be the most influential and innovative information agency in the Baltics.
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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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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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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:$5,171.48)
ServiceNow's cloud-based platform and solutions deliver digital experiences that help people do their best work. Their applications automate, predict, digitize, and optimize business processes and tasks, across IT, Customer Service, Security Operations, and Human Resources. "
target: Element AI
Element AI is the platform that helps organizations embrace an AI-First world for today and tomorrow. Composed of a research lab uniquely connected to the world's best academic ecosystems, Element AI launches and incubates advanced AI-First solutions in partnership with large corporations.
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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 3/14/2017 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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$2,856.55
EBITDA ($mm)
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EBIT ($mm)
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Village Roadshow Ltd.
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Marcus Corporation
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$142.44
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5499
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Kinepolis Group
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PVR Limited
PVR Limited
PVR is the largest and the most premium film and retail entertainment company in India. the brand has redefined the way entertainment is consumed in India. It currently operates a cinema circuit comprising of 471 screens in 106 properties in 44 cities pan India.
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Agora SA
Agora SA
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$336.55
EBITDA ($mm)
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EBIT ($mm)
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Reading International, Inc.
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$283.09
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$40.96
EBIT ($mm)
$16.15
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Inox Leisure Limited
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$204.34
EBITDA ($mm)
$30.03
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Orange Sky Golden Harvest Entertainment
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Everyman Media Group plc
Everyman Media Group plc
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$21.06
EBITDA ($mm)
$1.66
EBIT ($mm)
$0.45
Net Income ($mm)
$0.29
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260
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HNA Technology Co.,Ltd
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Blockescence plc
Blockescence plc
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Prodigy Ventures Inc.
Prodigy Ventures Inc.
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EBITDA ($mm)
$0.46
EBIT ($mm)
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Net Income ($mm)
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0
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UTEK Corporation
UTEK® is a leading innovation services company. UTEK’s services enable clients to become stronger innovators, rapidly source externally developed technologies and create value from their intellectual property. UTEK is a business development company.
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EBITDA ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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Techniche Limited
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Transaction Solutions International Limited
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EBIT ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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EBIT ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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0
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LX Ventures Inc.
LX Ventures Inc.
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Verde Media Group
Verde Media Group
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FP Newspapers Income Fund
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2009
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$6.48
EBITDA ($mm)
$6.22
EBIT ($mm)
$6.22
Net Income ($mm)
$6.55
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0
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Shearwater Group plc
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2018
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$11.33
EBITDA ($mm)
($5.20)
EBIT ($mm)
($5.78)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
41
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Mobio Technologies Inc.
Mobio Technologies Inc.
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2017
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EBITDA ($mm)
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EBIT ($mm)
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Net Income ($mm)
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