Like Forcepoint LLC

announced 10/27/2020 via BusinessWire

Francisco Partners Management LLC, will acquire Forcepoint LLC

synopsis: Francisco Partners, a leading global investment firm that specializes in partnering with technology and technology-enabled businesses, will acquire Forcepoint, a leading provider of cybersecurity solutions that protects the critical data and networks of thousands of customers throughout the world, from Raytheon Technologies.
buyer: Francisco Partners Management LLC
Francisco Partners is a leading global investment firm that specializes in partnering with technology and technology-enabled businesses. Francisco Partners has raised approximately $24 billion in committed capital and invested in more than 300 technology companies. "
target parent: Raytheon Technologies Corporation
target: Forcepoint LLC
Forcepoint is the global cybersecurity leader for user and data protection. Its behavior-based solutions are delivered through a converged security platform that protects network users and cloud access, protects confidential data, and eliminates breaches caused by insiders.
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$1,100
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$658
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announced 9/1/2021 via PR Newswire

LogPoint, will acquire SecBI

synopsis: LogPoint, the global cybersecurity innovator, announced it will acquire Tel Aviv-based SecBI, a disruptive player in automated cyber threat detection and response. SecBI's universal SOAR and XDR platform will integrate natively with LogPoint and further deliver on the company's mission to revolutionize the customer cyber resiliency.
buyer: LogPoint
LogPoint is committed to creating the best SIEM (Security Information and Event Management) in the world. LogPoint enables organizations to convert data into actionable intelligence: supporting cybersecurity, compliance, IT operations, and business analytics. "
target: SecBI
SecBI detects complex and stealthy cyber security threats, instantly unveiling the full scope of an attack, making mitigation fast and accurate, while substantially reducing false positives. Such early detection is critical in preventing a serious breach.
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closed 8/3/2021 via BusinessWire

Ivanti, acquired RiskSense

synopsis: Ivanti has acquired RiskSense, a pioneer in risk-based vulnerability management and prioritization. This combination will enable organizations to shrink their attack surface, prioritize vulnerabilities to remediate, and reduce their exposure to cyber threats and ransomware attacks by taking a proactive, risk-based approach to patch management.
buyer parent: Clearlake Capital Group, L.P.
buyer: Ivanti
Ivanti makes the Everywhere Workplace possible. Ivanti's automation platform connects the company’s industry-leading unified endpoint management, zero trust security and enterprise service management solutions, providing a unified IT platform that enables devices to self-heal and self-secure. "
target: RiskSense
RiskSense provides vulnerability management and prioritization to measure and control cybersecurity risk. RiskSense's cloud-based platform uses risk-based scoring, analytics, and technology-accelerated pen testing to identify critical security weaknesses with corresponding remediation action plans.
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closed 7/30/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Everything Blockchain, acquired Vengar

synopsis: Everything Blockchain, Inc., an advanced software architecture, development, and services company specializing in blockchain technologies and decentralized processing, has acquired Vengar Technologies LLC, developer of a Zero Trust Data Protection software. Vengar's Zero Trust technology will be integrated into Everything Blockchain's solutions.
buyer: Everything Blockchain (OTCPK:OBTX:$2.07)
Everything Blockchain, Inc. is a blockchain development, architecture, and software designer, who also provides consulting and services specializing in blockchain technology and decentralized processing. "
target: Vengar
Vengar is a cybersecurity SaaS pioneer of “Zero-Trust” data solutions. Vengar combines on-device encryption, identity management, geofencing, and DRM to provide the very best data protection while also delivering simplified deployment and seamless user experience.
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$5.05
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closed 7/19/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Rapid7, LLC, acquired IntSights

synopsis: Rapid7, Inc., a leading provider of security analytics and automation, has acquired IntSights Cyber Intelligence Ltd., a leader in contextualized external threat intelligence and proactive threat remediation.
buyer: Rapid7, LLC (RPD:$411.49)
Rapid7 is advancing security with visibility, analytics, and automation through its Insight cloud. Rapid7 allows security teams to work more effectively with IT and development to reduce vulnerabilities, monitor for malicious behavior, investigate and shut down attacks, and automate routine tasks. "
target: IntSights
IntSights is a leader in contextualized external threat intelligence and proactive threat remediation. They enable organizations to gain the full benefits of a threat intelligence program, no matter the scope or sophistication, while also significantly reducing the workload on security teams.
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$335
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closed 6/11/2021 via PR Newswire

Resolve Systems, acquired Ayehu Inc.

synopsis: Resolve Systems, a pioneer in IT automation and service orchestration, has acquired Ayehu, the leading no-code intelligent IT automation platform. The combination bolsters Resolve's position as the most innovative IT automation provider, delivering comprehensive, end-to-end automation and orchestration.
buyer parent: Insight Venture Partners
buyer: Resolve Systems
Resolve helps IT teams achieve agile, autonomous operations with its leading enterprise automation and AIOps platform. Resolve handles a wide array of IT operations, from dependency mapping, event correlation, and predictive analytics to intelligently automating actions based on those findings. "
target: Ayehu Inc.
Ayehu provides an Intelligent automation and orchestration platform purpose-built for IT Operations and IT Service Management organizations looking to automate manual processes. Ayehu is a No-Code IT Automation Platform deployed by over 200 enterprise companies, including those in the Fortune 500.
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closed 5/17/2021 via BNC Analysis

Fidelis Cybersecurity Solutions, Inc., acquired CloudPassage

synopsis: Fidelis Cybersecurity announced the acquisition of CloudPassage. Founded in 2010, San Francisco-based CloudPassage safeguards cloud infrastructure for the world’s most-recognized brands in finance, e-commerce, gaming, B2B SaaS, healthcare, biotech, and digital media.
buyer parent: Skyview Capital LLC
buyer: Fidelis Cybersecurity Solutions, Inc.
Fidelis Cybersecurity is a provider of threat detection, hunting, and response solutions. Fidelis combats cybercrime, data theft, and espionage by providing full visibility across hybrid cloud / on-prem environments, automating threat and data theft detection, and optimizing incident response. "
target: CloudPassage
Founded in 2010, San Francisco-based CloudPassage safeguards cloud infrastructure for the world’s most-recognized brands in finance, e-commerce, gaming, B2B SaaS, healthcare, biotech, and digital media.
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announced 5/14/2021 via Company Press Release

Cisco Systems, Inc., will acquire Kenna Security, Inc.

synopsis: Cisco is to acquire Kenna Security, Inc., a privately held cybersecurity company headquartered in Santa Clara, Calif. Kenna’s risk-based vulnerability management technology enables organizations to work cross-functionally to rapidly identify, prioritize and remediate cyber risks.
buyer: Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO:$48,846.00)
Cisco System's hardware, software, and service offerings are used to create the Internet solutions that make networks possible. Cisco designs, manufactures, and sells Internet Protocol based networking and other products related to the communications and information technology industry worldwide. "
target: Kenna Security, Inc.
Kenna Security, Inc. is a privately held cybersecurity company headquartered in Santa Clara, Calif. Kenna’s risk-based vulnerability management technology enables organizations to work cross-functionally to rapidly identify, prioritize and remediate cyber risks.
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closed 5/6/2021 via PR Newswire

Forcepoint LLC, acquired Cyberinc

synopsis: Forcepoint, a global leader in data-first cybersecurity solutions, has acquired Cyberinc, a cybersecurity company that prevents web, email, and document-based threats. Cyberinc’s Isla platform uses cutting-edge isolation technology to neutralize threats and prevent them before they have a chance to act.
buyer parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
buyer: Forcepoint LLC
Forcepoint is the global cybersecurity leader for user and data protection. Its behavior-based solutions are delivered through a converged security platform that protects network users and cloud access, protects confidential data, and eliminates breaches caused by insiders. "
target parent: Aurionpro Solutions Limited
target: Cyberinc
Cyberinc is a cybersecurity company that prevents web, email, and document-based threats. Cyberinc’s Isla platform uses cutting-edge isolation technology to neutralize threats and prevent them before they have a chance to act, simplifying the security strategy and delivering immediate protection.
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$9.59
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announced 5/3/2021 via BNC Analysis

Imperva, Inc., will acquire CloudVector

synopsis: Cybersecurity company Imperva announced it plans to acquire application programming interface (API) security company CloudVector. Los Altos, California-based CloudVector, which was founded in 2018, enables customers to discover, monitor, and protect API traffic in environments from exploits and breaches.
buyer parent: Thoma Bravo, LLC
buyer: Imperva, Inc. (IMPV:$344.02)
Imperva is the cybersecurity leader whose mission is to protect data and all paths to it. Customers around the world trust Imperva to protect their applications, data and websites from cyber attacks. Imperva protects companies through all stages of their digital journey. "
target: CloudVector
Los Altos, California-based CloudVector, which was founded in 2018, enables customers to discover, monitor, and protect API traffic in environments from exploits and breaches. The startup’s platform discovers APIs based on actual traffic, classifying data with machine learning.
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closed 8/31/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Thoma Bravo, LLC, acquired Proofpoint, Inc.

synopsis: Proofpoint, Inc., a leading cybersecurity and compliance company, has been acquired by Thoma Bravo, a leading private equity investment firm focused on the software and technology-enabled services sector.
buyer: Thoma Bravo, LLC
Thoma Bravo is a leading private equity firm focused on the software and technology-enabled services sectors. Thoma Bravo partners with a company’s management team to implement operating best practices, invest in growth initiatives and make acquisitions intended to accelerate revenue and earnings. "
target: Proofpoint, Inc. (PFPT:$1,088.07)
Proofpoint, Inc. is a leading cybersecurity company that protects organizations’ greatest assets and biggest risks: their people. With an integrated suite of cloud-based solutions, Proofpoint helps companies stop targeted threats, safeguard data, and make users more resilient against cyber attacks.
price ($mm)
$12,300
rev ($mm)
$1,088
EBITDA ($mm)
$44
EV / rev
11.3x
EV / EBITDA
276.7x
closed 3/16/2021 via PR Newswire

Lookout, Inc., acquired CipherCloud

synopsis: Lookout, Inc., a leading cybersecurity company, has acquired CipherCloud, a leading cloud-native security company that operates in the emerging Secure Access Service Edge (SASE) market. The integration of CipherCloud and Lookout technologies will remove friction, increase usability and convenience, enable user freedom and reduce operational costs.
buyer: Lookout, Inc.
Lookout is a leading cybersecurity company for mobile devices. Lookout enables consumers and employees to protect their data and to securely stay connected without violating their privacy and trust. "
target: CipherCloud
CipherCloud delivers the market’s leading approach to integrated CASB (Cloud Access Security Broker), SASE (Secure Access Service Edge) and Data Privacy, addressing the full scope of customer requirements across cloud access, discovery, monitoring, data protection, policy enforcement and compliance.
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closed 5/25/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Sumo Logic, Inc., acquired DFLabs

synopsis: Sumo Logic, the pioneer of continuous intelligence, has acquired Italy-based DF Labs S.p.A., a provider of security orchestration, automation, and response (SOAR) software. The acquisition will extend Sumo Logic’s cloud-native Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) solution to help reduce or eliminate tedious and error-prone manual tasks.
buyer: Sumo Logic, Inc. (SUMO:$209.65)
Sumo Logic is the pioneer in continuous intelligence, a new category of software, which enables organizations of all sizes to address the data challenges and opportunities presented by digital transformation, modern applications, and cloud computing. "
target: DFLabs
Based in Italy, DFLabs is a pioneer, and a globally recognized industry leader in security orchestration, automation, and response (SOAR) technology. Its award-winning product, IncMan SOAR, helps companies recognize threats and properly respond to real cyber attacks.
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$42
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closed 4/27/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Tenable Network Security Inc, acquired Alsid

synopsis: Tenable, the Cyber Exposure company, has acquired Alsid SAS, a leader in Active Directory security. Alsid for Active Directory is a Software as a Service (SaaS) solution with an on-premises deployment option that monitors the security of Active Directory in real time.
buyer: Tenable Network Security Inc (TENB:$483.81)
Tenable® is the Cyber Exposure company. Over 30,000 organizations around the globe rely on Tenable to understand and reduce cyber risk. "
target: Alsid
Alsid SAS is a leader in Active Directory security. Alsid for Active Directory is a Software as a Service (SaaS) solution with an on-premises deployment option that monitors the security of Active Directory in real time.
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$98
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closed 1/20/2021 via GlobeNewswire

SocialSurvey, acquired Zyudly Labs

synopsis: SocialSurvey announces that they have completed the acquisition of Zyudly Labs Data Solutions. Zyudly Labs, based in Chennai, India, has emerged as a leader in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. Their team of data scientists have created a machine learning-based framework for conversational interfaces across multiple channels.
buyer: SocialSurvey
SocialSurvey offers companies and quality professionals a simple way to manage their online reputation and capture customer data to create a winning social strategy and boost customer satisfaction. "
target: Zyudly Labs
Zyudly Labs is a cyber security startup that is disrupting the cloud security market with its cloud assurance platform (ZCAP) ™ and associated solutions and services. Zyudly Labs, based in Chennai, India, has emerged as a leader in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning.
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closed 1/13/2021 via Company Press Release

LogRhythm, Inc., acquired Mist Net

synopsis: LogRhythm has acquired MistNet, a cloud-based analytics platform that delivers vast network visibility and accurate threat detection. The acquisition of MistNet's solution will facilitate LogRhythm's goal of addressing current and emerging endpoint security needs for its global customers and partners.
buyer parent: Thoma Bravo, LLC
buyer: LogRhythm, Inc.
LogRhythm enables security professionals to promote visibility for cybersecurity programs and reduce risk to their organization. The company's NextGen SIEM Platform delivers security analytics, user and entity behavior analytics, and more for rapid detection, response, and neutralization of threats."
target: Mist Net
MistNet offers a security threat detection and prevention platform that is designed to minimize exposure to cybersecurity risks. The company’s main offering, TensorMist-AI, constructs a geodistributed, meshed data pipeline by combining scale-out data management with distributed processing analytics.
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closed 12/8/2020 via BusinessWire

Sysnet Global Solutions, acquired Viking Cloud

synopsis: Sysnet Global Solutions, a leading provider of cyber security and compliance solutions, announced that it has acquired Viking Cloud, a company that delivers asset, event and compliance management through its industry-leading next-generation cloud security platform.
buyer: Sysnet Global Solutions
Sysnet Global Solutions is the leading provider of cyber security and compliance solutions operating in over 60 countries worldwide. Sysnet provides merchant compliance and security management solutions to some of the world’s largest, global acquiring organisations. "
target: Viking Cloud
Viking Cloud is transforming the way organizations approach cyber defense. Their customer-centric technology and services enable cutting edge ways to secure assets and provide assurance testing and assessments.
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closed 11/19/2020 via BusinessWire

Mandiant Corporation, acquired Respond Software

synopsis: FireEye, Inc., the intelligence-led security company, announced the acquisition of Respond Software, the cybersecurity investigation automation company and creator of the Respond Analyst. Respond will be integrated into Mandiant, a cyber security company.
buyer parent: FireEye
buyer: Mandiant Corporation
Mandiant Solutions brings together the world’s leading threat intelligence and frontline expertise with continuous security validation to arm organizations with the tools needed to increase security effectiveness and reduce organizational risk, regardless of the security technologies deployed. "
target: Respond Software
Respond Software gives every business an edge in the battle for cyber-security with affordable, easy-to-implement software that delivers expert-level decisions at scale.
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$187
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closed 10/8/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Telecom Brokerage Inc, acquired Armor

synopsis: Telecom Brokerage Inc (TBI), North America’s leading technology brokerage firm, has acquired Armor, a global cybersecurity software company. Armor simplifies protecting data and applications in private, public, hybrid, or multi-cloud environments. Their Armor Anywhere solution prevents threats, simplifies compliance, and reduces noise.
buyer: Telecom Brokerage Inc
Telecom Brokerage Inc (TBI) is North America’s largest privately held Master Agent. TBI assists Systems Integrators, VARs, MSPs, IT consultants, developers, software distributors and more in advising and sourcing the right technology solutions. "
target: Armor
Armor is a global cybersecurity software company. Armor simplifies protecting data and applications in private, public, hybrid, or multi-cloud environments. Their Armor Anywhere solution prevents threats, simplifies compliance, reduces noise and enables users to respond faster to incidents.
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announced 9/9/2020 via GlobeNewswire

SecureWorks Inc, will acquire Delve Labs, Inc.

synopsis: Secureworks will acquire Delve, a provider of vulnerability management solutions for enterprises. The acquisition demonstrates Secureworks’ commitment to evolving its cloud-native Red Cloak Platform, and extending Threat Detection and Response (TDR) application with new integrations, analytics, and user experience improvements.
buyer parent: Dell Technologies
buyer: SecureWorks Inc (:$562.98)
Secureworks is a global cybersecurity leader, enabling its customers and partners to outpace adversaries with more precision. With the combination of a cloud-native SaaS security platform and intelligence-driven security solutions, Secureworks provides the most grounded security platform available. "
target: Delve Labs, Inc.
Delve is transforming the way enterprises conduct vulnerability management. The company’s SaaS solution is powered by AI and machine learning to provide customers with more accurate and actionable data about the highest risk vulnerabilities across their network, endpoints, and cloud.
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$16
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announced 6/16/2021 via PR Newswire

Forcepoint LLC, will acquire Deep-Secure Ltd.

synopsis: Forcepoint, a global leader in data-first cybersecurity solutions, will acquire Deep Secure, an innovative cyber security company in the UK. Deep Secure's cybersecurity products and services give organizations immunity from cyberattacks delivered via malware. They offer solutions for spyware, ransomware, email, web, and more.
buyer parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
buyer: Forcepoint LLC
Forcepoint is the global cybersecurity leader for user and data protection. Its behavior-based solutions are delivered through a converged security platform that protects network users and cloud access, protects confidential data, and eliminates breaches caused by insiders. "
target: Deep-Secure Ltd.
Deep Secure is an innovative cyber security company in the UK. Deep Secure's cybersecurity products and services give organizations immunity from cyberattacks delivered via malware and help protect against covert data loss. They offer solutions for spyware, ransomware, email, web, and more.
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closed 5/6/2021 via PR Newswire

Forcepoint LLC, acquired Cyberinc

synopsis: Forcepoint, a global leader in data-first cybersecurity solutions, has acquired Cyberinc, a cybersecurity company that prevents web, email, and document-based threats. Cyberinc’s Isla platform uses cutting-edge isolation technology to neutralize threats and prevent them before they have a chance to act.
buyer parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
buyer: Forcepoint LLC
Forcepoint is the global cybersecurity leader for user and data protection. Its behavior-based solutions are delivered through a converged security platform that protects network users and cloud access, protects confidential data, and eliminates breaches caused by insiders. "
target parent: Aurionpro Solutions Limited
target: Cyberinc
Cyberinc is a cybersecurity company that prevents web, email, and document-based threats. Cyberinc’s Isla platform uses cutting-edge isolation technology to neutralize threats and prevent them before they have a chance to act, simplifying the security strategy and delivering immediate protection.
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announced 10/27/2020 via BusinessWire

Francisco Partners Management LLC, will acquire Forcepoint LLC

synopsis: Francisco Partners, a leading global investment firm that specializes in partnering with technology and technology-enabled businesses, will acquire Forcepoint, a leading provider of cybersecurity solutions that protects the critical data and networks of thousands of customers throughout the world, from Raytheon Technologies.
buyer: Francisco Partners Management LLC
Francisco Partners is a leading global investment firm that specializes in partnering with technology and technology-enabled businesses. Francisco Partners has raised approximately $24 billion in committed capital and invested in more than 300 technology companies. "
target parent: Raytheon Technologies Corporation
target: Forcepoint LLC
Forcepoint is the global cybersecurity leader for user and data protection. Its behavior-based solutions are delivered through a converged security platform that protects network users and cloud access, protects confidential data, and eliminates breaches caused by insiders.
price ($mm)
$1,100
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$658
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closed 8/28/2017 via PR Newswire

Forcepoint LLC, acquired RedOwl

synopsis: Global cybersecurity leader Forcepoint, announced the acquisition of RedOwl, the leader in security analytics focused on helping customers understand and manage human risk. RedOwl mitigates the insider threat for information security and regulatory surveillance teams.
buyer parent: Raytheon Company
buyer: Forcepoint LLC
Forcepoint, powered by Raytheon, safeguards users, data and networks against the most determined adversaries, from accidental or malicious insider threats to outside attackers, across the entire threat lifecycle. "
target: RedOwl
RedOwl mitigates the insider threat for information security and regulatory surveillance teams. Unlike traditional tools, their behavioral analytics platform integrates structured and unstructured data sources to provide holistic visibility of risk across the enterprise.
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closed 2/8/2017 via PR Newswire

Forcepoint LLC, acquired SkyFence

synopsis: Global cybersecurity leader Forcepoint™ announced the acquisition of the Skyfence business from Imperva. Skyforce is a cloud access security broker that enables visibility and control over cloud apps to enable their safe and productive use.
buyer parent: Raytheon Company
buyer: Forcepoint LLC
Forcepoint, powered by Raytheon, safeguards users, data and networks against the most determined adversaries, from accidental or malicious insider threats to outside attackers, across the entire threat lifecycle. "
target parent: Imperva, Inc.
target: SkyFence
Imperva Skyfence Cloud Gateway is a cloud access security broker that enables visibility and control over cloud apps to enable their safe and productive use. With Skyfence, organizations can discover SaaS applications, assess related risks, and enforce controls to prevent account-centric threats.
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announced 10/28/2015 via BNC Analysis

Websense, Inc., will acquire Stonesoft

synopsis: Raytheon Company's Websense, a global leader in protecting organizations from the latest cyber-attacks and data theft, is buying Intel Corp's Stonesoft, a Finnish cybersecurity arm that delivers software based, dynamic, customer-driven cyber security solutions that secure information flow and simplify security management.
buyer parent: Raytheon Company
buyer: Websense, Inc.
Websense, Inc. is a global leader in protecting organizations from the latest cyber-attacks and data theft. Websense TRITON® APX provides advanced, adaptive cyber security that protects critical data wherever it resides and gives actionable intelligence across the entire threat lifecycle. "
target parent: Intel Corporation
target: Stonesoft (SFT1V:HEX:$52.10)
Stonesoft Corporation delivers software based, dynamic, customer-driven cyber security solutions that secure information flow and simplify security management. The company leads research into advanced cyber threats and the advanced evasion techniques (AETs) used in stealth, targeted cyber attacks.
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closed 5/31/2015 via PE Hub

Raytheon Company, acquired Websense, Inc.

synopsis: U.S. arms maker Raytheon Co has bought cybersecurity provider Websense Inc from private equity firm Vista Equity Partners LLC. Websense, Inc. is a global leader in protecting organizations from the latest cyber-attacks and data theft. Websense TRITON® APX provides advanced cyber security that protects critical data wherever it resides.
buyer: Raytheon Company (RTN:$62,297.00)
Raytheon Company is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, security and civil markets throughout the world. Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration and other capabilities in sensing; effects; and command, control, cyber security, and more. "
target parent: Vista Equity Partners
target: Websense, Inc.
Websense, Inc. is a global leader in protecting organizations from the latest cyber-attacks and data theft. Websense TRITON® APX provides advanced, adaptive cyber security that protects critical data wherever it resides and gives actionable intelligence across the entire threat lifecycle.
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closed 6/25/2013 via PR Newswire

Vista Equity Partners, acquired Websense, Inc.

synopsis: Websense, Inc. a global leader in protecting organizations from the latest cyber-attacks and data theft, announced that it has been acquired by Vista Equity Partners ("Vista"), a leading private equity firm focused on investments in software, data and technology-enabled businesses.
buyer: Vista Equity Partners
Vista, a U.S.-based private equity firm with offices in San Francisco, Chicago, and Austin, invests over $6.6 billion in capital committed to dynamic, successful technology-based organizations led by world-class management teams with long-term perspective. "
target: Websense, Inc.
Websense Inc., is a Web security and Web filtering software company trusted to protect 25 million employees worldwide. Websense proactively discovers and immediately protects customers against Web-based threats with maximum protection and minimal effort.
price ($mm)[EV]
$956 [$942]
rev ($mm)
$359
EBITDA ($mm)
$54
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17.9x
closed 10/3/2007 via PR Newswire

Websense, Inc., acquired SurfControl, Inc.

synopsis: Websense, Inc. closed its acquisition of SurfControl plc, as the scheme of arrangement relating to the recommended offer for SurfControl plc, at a price of 700 pence per share, has now become effective. The final purchase price is approximately pounds Sterling 204 million, including deferred compensation and stock option expense.
buyer: Websense, Inc.
Websense Inc., is a Web security and Web filtering software company trusted to protect 25 million employees worldwide. Websense proactively discovers and immediately protects customers against Web-based threats with maximum protection and minimal effort. "
target: SurfControl, Inc.
SurfControl provides an offering of security solutions to protect its customers from Internet threats, deliver business and regulatory compliance, and enable business continuity. The company protects more than 16 million users in over 25,000 customers worldwide, and employs more than 600 people.
price ($mm)[EV]
$401 [$360]
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$121
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$5
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closed 1/9/2007 via PR Newswire

Websense, Inc., acquired PortAuthority Technologies

synopsis: Websense, Inc. has closed the acquisition of privately-held PortAuthority Technologies, Inc., of Palo Alto, Calif., and Ra'anana, Israel. PortAuthority provides information leak prevention software to help organizations prevent the unauthorized use or disclosure of confidential data.
buyer: Websense, Inc.
Websense Inc., is a Web security and Web filtering software company trusted to protect 25 million employees worldwide. Websense proactively discovers and immediately protects customers against Web-based threats with maximum protection and minimal effort. "
target: PortAuthority Technologies
PortAuthority Technologies is the Authority in Information Leak Prevention, providing security solutions that reliably and accurately control the unauthorized distribution of sensitive information for data privacy, confidential information protection and true compliance.
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announced 9/10/2021 via BusinessWire

Francisco Partners Management LLC, will acquire RugsUSA

synopsis: Francisco Partners, a leading global investment firm, is to acquire a majority in RugsUSA, a leading e-commerce provider of area rugs and home décor products, from Comvest Partners, an operationally-focused private investment firm.
buyer: Francisco Partners Management LLC
Francisco Partners is a leading global investment firm that specializes in partnering with technology and technology-enabled businesses. Francisco Partners has raised approximately $25 billion in committed capital and invested in more than 300 technology companies. "
target parent: Comvest Partners
target: RugsUSA
RugsUSA is a leading e-commerce provider of area rugs and home décor products. Since launching in 1998, RugsUSA has been dedicated to helping customers turn their houses into homes, offering a stunning array of rug styles, materials and sizes to suit every design need and budget.
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closed 9/2/2021 via BusinessWire

Francisco Partners Management LLC, acquired Follett Software Company

synopsis: Follett Corporation announced the sale of Follett School Solutions (FSS), the company’s K-12 software and content division, to Francisco Partners, a leading technology-focused global investment firm.
buyer: Francisco Partners Management LLC
Francisco Partners is a leading global investment firm that specializes in partnering with technology and technology-enabled businesses. Francisco Partners has raised approximately $25 billion in committed capital and invested in more than 300 technology companies. "
target parent: Follett Corporation
target: Follett Software Company
Follett School Solutions is the largest provider of educational materials and technology solutions to PreK-12 libraries, classrooms, learning centers and school districts in the United States, and a major supplier to educational institutions worldwide.
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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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closed 7/21/2021 via PR Newswire

Carlyle Group, acquired LiveU Ltd

synopsis: LiveU, the leader in live video streaming and remote production solutions, announced that global investment firm Carlyle has acquired the company from Francisco Partners, a global investment firm that specializes in partnering with technology businesses.
buyer: Carlyle Group (CG:$6,117.50)
Carlyle is a global investment firm with deep industry expertise that deploys private capital across three business segments: Global Private Equity, Global Credit, and Investment Solutions. Carlyle’s purpose is to invest wisely and create value on behalf of its investors and portfolio companies. "
target parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
target: LiveU Ltd
LiveU is the leader in live video streaming and remote production solutions. Founded in 2006, LiveU is the pioneer of a bonded cellular technology-based live video transmission platform, offered to major live broadcast news networks and sports content owners globally.
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closed 7/7/2021 via PR Newswire

Keyloop, acquired MotorDocs

synopsis: Keyloop, a global supplier of automotive technology solutions, has acquired MotorDocs, a provider of document management solutions for the automotive industry in the UK. MotorDocs helps dealers transform performance through innovative digital document solutions. They offer cloud-based solutions for managing deal files and service department files.
buyer parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
buyer: Keyloop
Keyloop is a leading global provider of software solutions to the auto retail industry. The company's mission is to create and connect technology that advances the car buying and ownership experience in partnership with dealers and OEMs. "
target: MotorDocs
MotorDocs is a provider of document management solutions for the automotive industry in the UK. MotorDocs helps dealers transform performance through innovative digital document solutions. They offer cloud-based solutions for managing deal files and service department files.
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announced 7/7/2021 via BusinessWire

Francisco Partners Management LLC, will acquire STARLIMS

synopsis: Francisco Partners is to acquire the STARLIMS informatics product suite and related business assets from Abbott. A world-class Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) solution, STARLIMS is a product suite that improves both quality and safety for organizations throughout the entire product lifecycle, beginning with R&D.
buyer: Francisco Partners Management LLC
Francisco Partners is a leading global investment firm that specializes in partnering with technology and technology-enabled businesses. Francisco Partners has raised approximately $25 billion in committed capital and invested in more than 300 technology companies. "
target parent: Abbott Laboratories
target: STARLIMS (LIMS:$25.24)
A world-class Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) solution, STARLIMS is a product suite that improves both quality and safety for organizations throughout the entire product lifecycle, beginning with R&D.
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announced 6/25/2021 via BusinessWire

Rockwell Automation, will acquire Plex Systems, Inc.

synopsis: Rockwell Automation, Inc., the world’s largest company dedicated to industrial automation and digital transformation, will acquire Plex Systems, the leading cloud-native smart manufacturing platform operating at scale. The acquisition will enhance Rockwell's portfolio of cloud-native solutions for its customers.
buyer: Rockwell Automation (ROK:$6,305.40)
Rockwell Automation is a global leader in industrial automation and digital transformation. The company connects the imaginations of people with the potential of technology to expand what is humanly possible, making the world more productive and more sustainable. "
target parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
target: Plex Systems, Inc.
Plex Systems is the leader in cloud-delivered smart manufacturing solutions, empowering the world’s manufacturers to make awesome products. Its platform gives manufacturers the ability to connect, automate, track, and analyze every aspect of their business to drive transformation.
price ($mm)
$2,220
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announced 6/16/2021 via PR Newswire

Forcepoint LLC, will acquire Deep-Secure Ltd.

synopsis: Forcepoint, a global leader in data-first cybersecurity solutions, will acquire Deep Secure, an innovative cyber security company in the UK. Deep Secure's cybersecurity products and services give organizations immunity from cyberattacks delivered via malware. They offer solutions for spyware, ransomware, email, web, and more.
buyer parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
buyer: Forcepoint LLC
Forcepoint is the global cybersecurity leader for user and data protection. Its behavior-based solutions are delivered through a converged security platform that protects network users and cloud access, protects confidential data, and eliminates breaches caused by insiders. "
target: Deep-Secure Ltd.
Deep Secure is an innovative cyber security company in the UK. Deep Secure's cybersecurity products and services give organizations immunity from cyberattacks delivered via malware and help protect against covert data loss. They offer solutions for spyware, ransomware, email, web, and more.
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announced 5/28/2021 via BusinessWire

E2Open, Inc., will acquire BluJay Solutions

synopsis: E2open Parent Holdings, Inc., a network-based provider of a cloud-based, end-to-end supply chain management platform, will acquire BluJay Solutions, a leading cloud-based logistics execution platform. The acquisition enhances E2open’s supply chain execution capabilities with BluJay’s transportation management software and global trade capabilities.
buyer: E2Open, Inc. (EOPN:$0.00)
E2open is a leading network-based provider of a cloud-based, mission-critical, end-to-end supply chain management platform. E2open's collaborative and agile supply chain platform enables companies to use data in real time, with artificial intelligence and machine learning to drive smarter decisions."
target parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
target: BluJay Solutions
BluJay Solutions helps companies around the world achieve excellence in logistics and trade compliance. BluJay's DNA platform powers the Frictionless Supply Chain for thousands of manufacturers, retailers, distributors, freight forwarders, customs brokers, carriers, and logistics service providers.
price ($mm)
$1,700
rev ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
announced 5/17/2021 via PR Newswire

symplr, will acquire HealthcareSource

synopsis: symplr, a global leader in enterprise healthcare operations including GRC SaaS solutions, is to acquire HealthcareSource, the leading software provider of talent management solutions and services specifically for the healthcare industry.
buyer parent: Clearlake Capital Group, L.P.
buyer: symplr
symplr is an industry leader in governance, risk and compliance SaaS solutions that help healthcare organizations mitigate risk and ensure compliance. symplr has a single mission: to make healthcare compliance and credentialing simpler for all constituents of the healthcare community. "
target parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
target: HealthcareSource
HealthcareSource offers the only comprehensive talent management suite designed specifically to help healthcare systems grow and thrive in an ever-changing industry. The HealthcareSource Quality Talent Suite(SM) enables hiring and retaining quality talent for clients to provide quality care.
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closed 5/6/2021 via PR Newswire

Forcepoint LLC, acquired Cyberinc

synopsis: Forcepoint, a global leader in data-first cybersecurity solutions, has acquired Cyberinc, a cybersecurity company that prevents web, email, and document-based threats. Cyberinc’s Isla platform uses cutting-edge isolation technology to neutralize threats and prevent them before they have a chance to act.
buyer parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
buyer: Forcepoint LLC
Forcepoint is the global cybersecurity leader for user and data protection. Its behavior-based solutions are delivered through a converged security platform that protects network users and cloud access, protects confidential data, and eliminates breaches caused by insiders. "
target parent: Aurionpro Solutions Limited
target: Cyberinc
Cyberinc is a cybersecurity company that prevents web, email, and document-based threats. Cyberinc’s Isla platform uses cutting-edge isolation technology to neutralize threats and prevent them before they have a chance to act, simplifying the security strategy and delivering immediate protection.
price ($mm)
$9.59
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 5/5/2021 via BNC Analysis

BluJay Solutions, will acquire Raven Logistics

synopsis: BluJay Solutions, a provider of global supply chain software and services, will acquire Raven Logistics, a provider of railroad transportation management systems (TMS). Raven's web-based TNS provides solutions for railcar tracking, freight rate optimization, reporting and more. They also offer managed services for all aspects of railroad logistics.
buyer parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
buyer: BluJay Solutions
BluJay Solutions helps companies around the world achieve excellence in logistics and trade compliance. BluJay's DNA platform powers the Frictionless Supply Chain for thousands of manufacturers, retailers, distributors, freight forwarders, customs brokers, carriers, and logistics service providers. "
target: Raven Logistics
Raven Logistics is a provider of railroad transportation management systems (TMS). Raven's web-based TNS software suite provides solutions for railcar tracking, freight rate optimization, reporting, and more. They also offer managed services for all aspects of railroad logistics.
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closed 5/5/2021 via Company Press Release

Sectigo Limited, acquired SiteLock

synopsis: Sectigo®, a global provider of automated digital certificate management and web security solutions, announced the acquisition of SiteLock, a leading provider of website security protection and monitoring. Its cloud-based, enterprise-grade technologies give organizations access security capabilities the biggest companies use to protect their data.
buyer parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
buyer: Sectigo Limited
Sectigo is a leading cybersecurity provider of digital identity solutions, including TLS / SSL certificates, DevOps, IoT, and enterprise-grade PKI management, as well as multi-layered web security. As a leading Certificate Authority (CA), Sectigo partners with organizations to secure web servers. "
target parent: ABRY Partners, LLC
target: SiteLock
SiteLock is a leader in comprehensive cybersecurity solutions for organizations. Its cloud-based, enterprise-grade technologies and deep expertise give organizations of any size access to the same security capabilities the biggest companies use to protect their data.
price ($mm)
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announced 5/5/2021 via PR Newswire

Francisco Partners, TPG Capital, will acquire Boomi

synopsis: Francisco Partners, a leading global investment firm that specializes in partnering with technology businesses, and TPG Capital, the private equity platform of global alternative asset firm TPG, have entered into a definitive agreement with Dell Technologies to acquire Boomi, a leading provider of cloud-based integration platform as a service.
buyer: Francisco Partners
buyer: TPG Capital
Francisco Partners is a leading global investment firm that specializes in partnering with technology and technology-enabled businesses. TPG Capital is the private equity platform of global alternative asset firm TPG. "
target parent: Dell Technologies
target: Boomi
Boomi, a Dell Technologies business, quickly and easily unites everything in client's digital ecosystems so they can achieve better business outcomes, faster. Boomi's intelligent, flexible, scalable platform accelerates business results by linking data, systems, applications, processes, and people.
price ($mm)
$4,000
rev ($mm)
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EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/3/2021 via Company Press Release

Imagine Software, Inc. merged with TradingScreen Inc,

synopsis: Francisco Partners, a leading global investment firm that specializes in partnering with technology businesses, announced the combination of TradingScreen, a provider of trading execution and order management software, and Imagine Software, a real-time risk and compliance software platform. The combined company will be known as TS Imagine.
buyer parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
buyer: TradingScreen Inc
Operating in the cloud for nearly two decades, TradingScreen (TS) is a leading expert on SaaS trading technology. TradeSmart OEMS offers workflow efficiency and seamless integration between the sell-side and buy-side, connecting markets globally and providing traders the information they need. "
target: Imagine Software, Inc.
Imagine offers the power of a real-time, institutional-grade portfolio and risk management software solution and provides clients the choice of full-service on-line accessibility with real-time pricing, security master, corporate actions, derived market data, and 24/7 connectivity.
price ($mm)
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announced 4/28/2021 via BusinessWire

SmartBear, Inc., will acquire BugSnag Inc.

synopsis: SmartBear, a leading provider of software development and quality tools, will acquire BugSnag, a pioneer in application stability management. The addition of Bugsnag further bolsters an award-winning SmartBear offering that supports quality-first initiatives across every aspect of software delivery.
buyer parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
buyer: SmartBear, Inc.
SmartBear is a leading provider of software development and quality tools that streamline processes while seamlessly working with the products companies already use. SmartBear's tools cover test automation, API design, collaboration, performance testing, test management, and more. "
target: BugSnag Inc.
Bugsnag is a pioneer in application stability management. They make error monitoring actionable and help enterprises and small businesses stabilize, prioritize and fix bugs. As a full stack solution, Bugsnag is recognized for its best-in-class support for mobile applications.
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closed 4/28/2021 via BNC Analysis

Francisco Partners Management LLC, acquired TradingScreen Inc

synopsis: Execution management system (EMS) provider TradingScreen has been bought by private equity firm Francisco Partners. TradingScreen, run by Pierre Schroeder as chairman of the board and chief executive officer, is privately held. Operating in the cloud for nearly two decades, TradingScreen (TS) is a leading expert on SaaS trading technology.
buyer: Francisco Partners Management LLC
Francisco Partners is a leading global investment firm that specializes in partnering with technology and technology-enabled businesses. Francisco Partners has raised approximately $25 billion in committed capital and invested in more than 300 technology companies. "
target: TradingScreen Inc
Operating in the cloud for nearly two decades, TradingScreen (TS) is a leading expert on SaaS trading technology. TradeSmart OEMS offers workflow efficiency and seamless integration between the sell-side and buy-side, connecting markets globally and providing traders the information they need.
price ($mm)
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announced 4/15/2021 via BusinessWire

Francisco Partners Management LLC, will acquire VitalSource Technologies LLC

synopsis: Ingram Content Group has signed a definitive agreement to sell VitalSource Technologies LLC, the leading education technology solutions provider, to Francisco Partners, a leading global investment firm that specializes in partnering with technology businesses.
buyer: Francisco Partners Management LLC
Francisco Partners is a leading global investment firm that specializes in partnering with technology and technology-enabled businesses. Francisco Partners has raised approximately $24 billion in committed capital and invested in more than 300 technology companies. "
target parent: Ingram Industries
target: VitalSource Technologies LLC
VitalSource is the leading education technology solutions provider committed to helping partners create, deliver, and distribute affordable, accessible, and impactful learning experiences worldwide.
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announced 4/1/2021 via PR Newswire

Francisco Partners Management LLC, will acquire Barbri

synopsis: Leeds Equity Partners, LLC, the New York-based private equity firm, has entered into a definitive agreement to sell BARBRI, Inc. to Francisco Partners. BARBRI is a premier provider of practical legal education in the U.S. and international markets.
buyer: Francisco Partners Management LLC
Francisco Partners is a leading global investment firm that specializes in partnering with technology and technology-enabled businesses. Francisco Partners has raised approximately $24 billion in committed capital and invested in more than 300 technology companies. "
target parent: Leeds Equity Partners
target: Barbri
BARBRI is a premier provider of practical legal education in the U.S. and international markets. Through its diversified product offering, BARBRI addresses the education and training needs of law students, law schools, practicing legal and legal support professionals and law firms.
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closed 3/24/2021 via Company Press Release

Renaissance Learning, Inc., acquired Lalilo

synopsis: Renaissance, a global leader in technology-enhanced literacy, has acquired France-based Lalilo, a ground-breaking research-based foundational literacy program. Lalilo leads students through a standards-aligned series of engaging lessons to perfect pre-reading and reading skills, including phonological awareness, phonics, word work, and grammar.
buyer parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
buyer: Renaissance Learning, Inc.
Renaissance is a global leader in assessment, reading, and math solutions for pre-K–12 schools and districts. Resistance provides educators with insights and resources to accelerate growth and help all students build a strong foundation for success. "
target: Lalilo
Based in France, Lalilo’s mission is to end illiteracy, the number one education problem that affects young students. The company's revolutionary, adaptive program helps every child learn how to read at their own pace and empowers teachers to personalize learning in any instructional environment.
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announced 1/23/2019 via PR Newswire

Dynata, will acquire Reimagine Holdings Group

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

startup300 AG, acquired Pioneers.io

synopsis: startup300, an Austrian angel investor network and business accelerator, has acquired Pioneers.io, an international relationship builder in the tech and startup scene. Pioneers' flagship event, Pioneers Festival, brings together a global community of 2,500 founders, investors, and innovation executives to build partnerships and shape the future.
buyer: startup300 AG
startup300 is an Austrian angel investor network and business accelerator that offers their services to Austrian startups. The group consists of 142 angels and investors that help startups grow their businesses. They focus on startups that have scalable, innovative or disruptive business models. "
target: Pioneers.io
Pioneers.io is an international relationship builder in the tech and startup scene, offering events, consulting, and investment. Their Pioneers Festival event brings together a global community of 2,500 founders, investors, and innovation executives to build partnerships and shape the future.
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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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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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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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Ticker: ENXTPA:INSD
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
INSIDE Secure
INSIDE Secure
Inside Secure is at the heart of security solutions for mobile and connected devices, providing software, silicon IP, tools and know-how needed to protect customers’ transactions, content, applications, and communications.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$46.95
EBITDA ($mm)
$10.18
EBIT ($mm)
$6.80
Net Income ($mm)
$4.62
Employees
160
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Ticker: AIM:DFX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Defenx
Defenx
Founded in 2009, Defenx is a fast-growing and profitable security software company that offers a range of products for the mobile, PC and network security markets. Defenx security software is priced competitively, fully featured and efficient.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$5.02
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
$1.13
Net Income ($mm)
$0.21
Employees
6
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Ticker: VRSN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
VeriSign, Inc.
VeriSign, Inc.
VeriSign, Inc. is the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world. Billions of times each day, Verisign helps companies and consumers all over the world connect between the dots.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$1,245.85
EBITDA ($mm)
$863.51
EBIT ($mm)
$817.23
Net Income ($mm)
$788.83
Employees
872
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Ticker: TICC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
TICC Capital Corp.
TICC Capital Corp.
TICC Capital Corp. is a business development company primarily engaged in providing capital to technology-related companies in the following sectors: computer software and hardware, information technology infrastructure or services, internet, networking systems and diversified technology.
year
2013
rev ($mm)
$105.09
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
$74.75
Net Income ($mm)
$58.94
Employees
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Ticker: AIM:MERC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Mercia Technologies PLC
Mercia Technologies PLC
Mercia is a national investment group focused on the funding and scaling of innovative businesses with high growth potential from the UK regions. Initially this is through Mercia's managed funds and then selectively scaling businesses through its own balance sheet capital.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$11.97
EBITDA ($mm)
($3.14)
EBIT ($mm)
($3.67)
Net Income ($mm)
$1.86
Employees
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Ticker: XTRA:M3B
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
mic AG
mic AG
Mic AG is an investment company based in Germany. Mic AG invests in medium-sized companies with disruptive technologies in the fields of optics, electronics, medicine and IT.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$4.20
EBITDA ($mm)
$0.84
EBIT ($mm)
$0.81
Net Income ($mm)
$1.74
Employees
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Ticker: BIT:LVEN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
LVenture Group
LVenture Group
LVenture Group is a holding company that invests in companies with high growth potential. They primarily focus on digital tech startups with global markets. Their business model is based on capital gains arising from the exit of portfolio startups, which is achieved through M&A or IPO operations.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$3.11
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.59)
EBIT ($mm)
($1.03)
Net Income ($mm)
$0.39
Employees
0
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Ticker: OTCPK:ADAC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Adama Technologies Corp.
Adama Technologies Corp.
Adama Technologies Corp. is a publicly traded venture capital company that owns, operates and invests in technology companies as well as startups and expansion companies. They employ an investment matrix that allows them to identify & select what they believe to be high growth, high yield companies.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: DRGV
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Dragon Capital Group Corporation
Dragon Capital Group Corporation
Dragon Capital Group Corp. is doing business in China through its subsidiaries. DRGV was established to serve as a conduit between Chinese high-growth companies and Western investors. DRGV functions as an incubator of high-tech companies in China.
year
2011
rev ($mm)
$21.91
EBITDA ($mm)
$0.52
EBIT ($mm)
$0.52
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
100
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Ticker: LSE:ALM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Allied Minds
Allied Minds
Allied Minds plc is an IP commercialisation company focused on technology and life sciences. Allied Minds forms, funds, and operates a portfolio of companies with the objective of delivering successful liquidity events that will generate attractive long-term returns for its investors & stakeholders.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$3.36
EBITDA ($mm)
($108.37)
EBIT ($mm)
($114.60)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: CNSX:BZ30197
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Fantasy 6 Sports Inc.
Fantasy 6 is a sports, entertainment and technology company which produces games, contests and other related products and experiences for fans around the world. Fantasy 6 Sports Inc. currently offers a wide variety of daily, weekly and season-long contests across multiple professional sports leagues
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$1.15
EBITDA ($mm)
($4.47)
EBIT ($mm)
($4.58)
Net Income ($mm)
$7.08
Employees
0
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Ticker: ITT.V
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
LX Ventures Inc.
LX Ventures Inc.
Mobio is the parent company to Strutta and Twenty Year Media. Strutta is a social promotions platform that helps marketers bring potential customers from stranger to fan to customer. Twenty Year Media is a media and technology company developing advanced technologies for the motion picture sector.
year
2013
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
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Ticker: SHSE:600751
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
HNA Technology Co.,Ltd
HNA Technology Co.,Ltd
HNA Technology Co., Ltd. formerly known as Tianjin Tianhai Investment Co., Ltd. is a Chinese holding company which specialized in marine transportation services. However, in recent years it was most known as the investment vehicle of HNA Group to acquire American company Ingram Micro.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$48,888.72
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,204.23
EBIT ($mm)
$1,029.00
Net Income ($mm)
$107.24
Employees
35127
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Ticker: XTRA:BCK
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Blockescence plc
Blockescence plc
Based in Malta, blockescence is a strategic investment holding company which focuses on a buy, build and sell strategy of fast-growing companies in consolidating TMT sectors. New technologies are proactively used to create USPs and efficiencies within the portfolio companies.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$164.02
EBITDA ($mm)
$19.61
EBIT ($mm)
$5.60
Net Income ($mm)
$0.45
Employees
650
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Ticker: TSXV:PGV
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Prodigy Ventures Inc.
Prodigy Ventures Inc.
Prodigy Ventures is an innovation company and an early stage investment opportunity in emerging technologies. The Company develops software and services with emerging technologies for digital transformation, identity and payments.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$15.06
EBITDA ($mm)
$0.46
EBIT ($mm)
$0.44
Net Income ($mm)
$0.30
Employees
0
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Ticker:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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.
year
2004
rev ($mm)
$7.10
EBITDA ($mm)
$1.10
EBIT ($mm)
$1.40
Net Income ($mm)
$0.90
Employees
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Ticker: INAR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
InternetArray, Inc.
InternetArray, Inc., a Delaware corporation, is an Internet development, technology licensing and marketing company that provides guidance and investment for innovative, early stage web-centric companies.
year
2006
rev ($mm)
$4.17
EBITDA ($mm)
($3.56)
EBIT ($mm)
($3.94)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
26
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Ticker: ASX:TCN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Techniche Limited
Techniche is a listed investment company headquartered in Brisbane, Australia. They acquire, manage and build niche B2B technology software & services companies. Their businesses develop and deliver proprietary software solutions that serve critical needs in the day-to-day operations of customers.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$3.23
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.46)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.49)
Net Income ($mm)
$0.65
Employees
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