Like Hibu Group

announced 3/31/2021 via BNC Analysis

H.I.G. Capital, will acquire Hibu Group

synopsis: H.I.G. Capital, a global private equity firm, will acquire Hibu Group, a leading provider of digital marketing solutions to small and medium-sized businesses across the US and UK. Hibu helps businesses to succeed online. Their unified digital marketing campaigns include digital listings management, website development, SEO, social media, and more.
buyer: H.I.G. Capital
H.I.G. is a leading global private equity and alternative assets investment firm with over $41 billion of equity capital under management. The H.I.G. family of funds includes private equity, growth equity, real estate, debt and credit, lending, and biohealth. "
target: Hibu Group (YELGF:$3,013.17)
Hibu is a leading provider of digital marketing solutions to small and medium-sized businesses across the US and UK. Hibu helps businesses to compete and succeed online. Their unified digital marketing campaigns include digital listings management, website development, SEO, social media, and more.
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closed 6/16/2021 via BNC Analysis

Gozoop, acquired Stratton Communications

synopsis: The Gozoop Group, an independent marketing company in India, has acquired Stratton Communications, a marketing agency in India that specializes in brand building, communications, and digital marketing. Stratton helps businesses to expand by connecting them to the right target group. They offer services for PR, social media, events, and more.
buyer: Gozoop
Gozoop is an independent marketing company in India that offers professional consultation and management services across multiple areas of online marketing. Gozoop specializes in crafting integrated solutions designed to helps brands and businesses win in the new world. "
target: Stratton Communications
Stratton Communications is a marketing agency in India that specializes in brand building, communications, and digital marketing. Stratton helps businesses to expand in various ways by connecting them to the right target group. They offer services for PR, social media, events, and more.
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closed 6/7/2021 via PR Newswire

Specialty Print Communications, Inc., acquired FuelPop Marketing

synopsis: Specialty Print Communications, Inc (SPC), an independently owned direct mail and digital solutions provider, has acquired FuelPop Marketing, LLC, a marketing company that provides hyper-personalized solutions to supercharge sales. FuelPop offers services for direct mail, nurture emails, websites, paid social, and more.
buyer: Specialty Print Communications, Inc.
Specialty Print Communications (SPC) is an independently owned direct mail and digital solutions provider. SPC aims to help companies of all sizes grow sales and build lasting customer relationships. They offer services for direct mail, loyalty kits, card issuance, hybrid print production, and more."
target: FuelPop Marketing
FuelPop Marketing is a marketing company that provides hyper-personalized solutions to supercharge sales. FuelPop uses leading-edge advertising technology to help their clients drive incremental sales. They offer services for direct mail, nurture emails, websites, paid social, and more.
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announced 6/2/2021 via BNC Analysis

Definition, will acquire TopLine Communications

synopsis: Definition has acquired TopLine Communications, a specialist in digital PR and SEO for b2b clients in fintech, tech, engineering and education. The deal includes independent video production company TopLine Film.
buyer: Definition
UK-based Definition is a multi-award-winning agency combining over 25 years’ strategic public relations, digital media, content production, and marketing expertise to create a new force in national and international reputation management. "
target: TopLine Communications
TopLine Communications, based in London, is a digital PR and SEO agency that helps companies grow. They work for tech, fintech, science and engineering companies to help them build their reputations, attract more online traffic and generate leads.
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closed 5/26/2021 via BNC Analysis

Allied Global Marketing, acquired Honey+Buzz

synopsis: Allied Global Marketing, a full-service integrated marketing agency, has acquired Honey+Buzz, a creative agency in Ireland specializing in live, virtual and digital brand experiences. Honey+Buzz creates experiences that get people talking about their clients’ brands. They offer services for live and digital events, social media, SEO and more.
buyer: Allied Global Marketing
Allied Global Marketing is a full-service integrated marketing agency. Allied creates campaigns that drive conversion for some of the world’s biggest brands in film, TV, sports, gaming, live entertainment, cultural institutions, hospitality, and consumer brands. "
target: Honey+Buzz
Honey+Buzz is a creative agency in Ireland specializing in live, virtual and digital brand experiences. Honey+Buzz creates remarkable experiences that get people talking about their clients’ brands. They offer services for live and digital events, social media, influencer partnerships, SEO and more.
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closed 5/20/2021 via BNC Analysis

Matrix Group, acquired SoulProviders Collective

synopsis: The Matrix Communications Group (Matrix Group), an integrated marketing & communications holding company in South Africa, has acquired SoulProviders Collective (SPC), a creative agency in South Africa. SPC offers services for digital strategy, content marketing, social media, digital PR and more.
buyer: Matrix Group
Matrix Group is an integrated marketing & communications holding company in South Africa. Matrix Group invests in local marketing entrepreneurs across Africa, who are experts in their fields, supporting them in an enabling energising collaborative environment. "
target: SoulProviders Collective
SoulProviders Collective (SPC) is a creative agency in South Africa. SPC specializes in the ever-evolving digital landscape and helps brands and organizations to stay relevant. Their core offerings include digital strategy, content marketing, social media, digital PR and more.
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closed 5/19/2021 via BNC Analysis

Artist First, acquired Officine Orange

synopsis: Artist First, an Italian distribution company and record label, has acquired a 51% stake in Officine Orange, a digital marketing agency in Italy. Officine Orange creates high impact strategies that help brands to shine and win over people's minds and hearts. They offer services for web development, advertising, content, and social media.
buyer: Artist First
Artist First is an Italian distribution company and record label. Artist First works with numerous successful Italian artists alongside a number of high-profile international acts. The company also distributes a wide range of labels, which includes Gazzelle, Dardust and Zero Assoluto among others. "
target: Officine Orange
Officine Orange is a digital marketing agency in Italy. Officine Orange creates and executes high impact strategies that help brands to shine and win over people's minds and hearts. They offer services for web development, advertising, content, and social media.
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closed 5/12/2021 via BNC Analysis

Clarity PR, acquired 3WhiteHats

synopsis: Clarity PR, a fast-growing, international communications agency, has acquired 3WhiteHats, a search and digital marketing agency, focused on helping companies get the most out of their websites and their online presence. 3WhiteHats provide management, consultancy and training in SEO, PPC, Web Analytics, online PR and digital strategy.
buyer: Clarity PR
Clarity PR is a fast-growing, international communications agency with offices in New York, London, San Francisco and Los Angeles with partners and staff in most major European markets. They specialize in Public Relations, Media Relations, Communication, Social Media, and Content Creation. "
target: 3WhiteHats
3WhiteHats is a search and digital marketing agency, focused on helping companies get the most out of their websites and their online presence. 3WhiteHats provide management, consultancy and training in SEO, PPC, Web Analytics, online PR and digital strategy.
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closed 5/2/2021 via Company Press Release

Sunwest Communications, acquired Shiroma Southwest

synopsis: Sunwest Communications, a global communications firm, has acquired Shiroma Southwest, a full-service communications, PR and integrated marketing agency. Shiroma employs the best strategies to give their clients the right kind of exposure the right way. They offer services for social media, brand development, influencer relations, and more.
buyer parent: Crayton Webb
buyer: Sunwest Communications
Sunwest Communications is a global strategic communications, marketing and public relations firm. Sunwest helps companies and brands build trust, amplify their voice, increase visibility and encourage action by masterfully telling their story through media, strategic public relations, and marketing."
target: Shiroma Southwest
Shiroma Southwest is a full-service communications, PR and integrated marketing agency. Shiroma Southwest employs the best strategies to give their clients the right kind of exposure the right way. They offer services for social media, brand development, influencer relations, and more.
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closed 5/1/2021 via Company Press Release

Riester Corporation, acquired Moses Inc.

synopsis: RIESTER, a full-service digital marketing and advertising company, has acquired Moses Inc., a full-service creative and marketing services agency. Moses produces effective marketing campaigns that deliver outstanding results to their clients. They offer services for branding, creative, digital, social media, public relations, and more.
buyer: Riester Corporation
RIESTER is a full-service digital marketing, advertising and public relations firm providing a complete range of integrated services in brand planning, web and mobile marketing, advertising, media planning and buying, social media and public relations. "
target: Moses Inc.
Moses is a full-service creative and marketing services agency. Moses produces effective marketing campaigns that deliver outstanding results to their clients. They offer services for branding, creative, digital, social media, public relations, and more.
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closed 4/29/2021 via BNC Analysis

eYantra, acquired Digital Ozone

synopsis: eYantra, a brand merchandising and marketing firm in India, has acquired Digital Ozone, a full-service digital marketing agency in India. Digital Ozone creates mind blowing designs and specialised content to help brands build greater customer engagement online. They offer services for content, branding, SEO, social media, web development, and more.
buyer: eYantra
eYantra is a brand merchandising and marketing firm in India. eYantra serves as a one stop shop for Rewards & Recognition (R&R) programs, brand merchandising & prepaid gifting instruments. They offer solutions for corporate gifting, brand stores, prepaid, R&R, and more. "
target: Digital Ozone
Digital Ozone is a full-service digital marketing agency in India. Digital Ozone creates mind blowing designs and specialised content to help brands build greater customer engagement online. They offer services for content, branding, SEO, social media, web development, and more.
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closed 4/28/2021 via BNC Analysis

SpectrumOne AB, acquired Ampilio

synopsis: SpectrumOne, a Sweden-based technology company, has acquired Ampilio AB, a digital marketing agency in Sweden. Ampilio helps companies to grow their business and increase sales through online advertising. They offer services for social media marketing, search engine optimization, and websites.
buyer: SpectrumOne AB (OM:SPEONE:$2.60)
SpectrumOne is a Sweden-based technology company delivering an advanced Data Management, Analytics & Communications platform suite. SpectrumOne's SaaS solution provides clients with easy access to data insight and visualization coupled with powerful search, segmentation, and mapping features. "
target: Ampilio
Ampilio is a digital marketing agency in Sweden. Ampilio helps companies to grow their business and increase sales through online advertising. They offer services for social media marketing, search engine optimization, and websites.
price ($mm)
$1.19
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closed 4/28/2021 via BNC Analysis

Calloway Green Ltd merged with Grand Bridges,

synopsis: Calloway Green has merged and come under the umbrella of Grand Bridges, a tech consultancy with offices in Edinburgh and a US base in San Francisco. Based in the UK, Calloway Green works with companies that want to get more traffic onto their websites and turn more of that traffic into clients using inbound and digital marketing.
buyer: Grand Bridges
Grand Bridges Marketing is a results-oriented consultancy dedicated to helping high-tech businesses build powerful global brands and develop effective new product introduction and go-to-market strategies. They specialize in marketing communication services. "
target: Calloway Green Ltd
Based in the UK, Calloway Green works with companies that want to get more traffic onto their websites and turn more of that traffic into clients using inbound and digital marketing. They specialize in SEO, web development, web traffic, and pay per click.
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closed 4/22/2021 via BNC Analysis

Publicis Groupe SA, acquired Taylor Herring

synopsis: Taylor Herring, now joins Publicis’ UK Influence Practice, alongside the larger PR network MSL and ESG specialist Salter Baxter. Taylor Herring is an award-winning, PR, Social Media and Influencer creative agency that delivers solid business outcomes for its consumer brands through smart thinking, creativity and innovation.
buyer: Publicis Groupe SA (ENXTPA:PUB:$13,011.70)
Publicis Groupe is a global leader in marketing, communication, and digital transformation, driven through the alchemy of creativity and technology. Publicis Groupe offers its clients seamless access to its tools and expertise through modular offering. "
target: Taylor Herring
UK-based, Taylor Herring is an award-winning, PR, Social Media and Influencer creative agency that delivers solid business outcomes for its consumer brands through smart thinking, creativity and innovation.
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announced 4/21/2021 via BNC Analysis

CEN Biotech, Inc., will acquire Clear Com Media Inc.

synopsis: CEN Biotech Inc., a global holding company focused on the manufacturing, production, and development of LED lighting technology and hemp-based products, will acquire Clear Com Media Inc., an Ontario-based digital media company. Clear Com specializes in website design and development, search engine optimization, social media marketing, and more.
buyer: CEN Biotech, Inc. (OTCPK:CENB.F:$0.00)
CEN Biotech is a global holding company focused on the manufacturing, production, and development of LED lighting technology and hemp-based products to improve the health and wellness of people. The company also has proprietary technologies in the Industrial, Automotive, and Agriculture sectors. "
target: Clear Com Media Inc.
Clear Com Media is a Windsor, Ontario-based data management, digital marketing, and e-commerce company. Clear Com specializes in website design and development, search engine optimization (SEO), social media marketing, online chat management, and web & mobile application development.
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closed 4/14/2021 via BNC Analysis

Finn Partners, acquired MintTwist

synopsis: Finn Partners, a global integrated marketing agency, has acquired MintTwist, an award-winning digital marketing agency based in London. MintTwist works closely with brands from around the world to build immersive and memorable digital experiences. They offer services for SEO, PPC, social media, web design, content marketing and more.
buyer: Finn Partners
Finn Partners has become one of the fastest growing independent public relations agencies in the world. The full-service marketing and communications company's record setting pace is a result of organic growth and integrating new companies and new people into the FINN world. "
target: MintTwist
MintTwist is an award-winning digital marketing agency based in London. MintTwist works closely with brands from around the world to build immersive and memorable digital experiences. They offer services for SEO, PPC, social media, web design, content marketing and more.
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announced 4/9/2021 via Company Press Release

OpenTech Alliance, will acquire Adigma io

synopsis: OpenTech Alliance, the leading developer of innovative smart-connected technology solutions for the self storage industry, will acquire Adigma, LLC, a leading digital marketing and technology company. Adigma is a premier marketing services agency working to help companies nationwide implement trackable, creative, and savvy digital marketing.
buyer: OpenTech Alliance
OpenTech Alliance is the leader in automation and call center services for the self storage industry. They help storage owners work smarter by increasing productivity, profitability, and customer satisfaction with innovative technologies designed from the ground up for the self storage business. "
target: Adigma io
Adigma is a marketing agency and technology company. Specializing in Account Based Marketing and multi-location businesses, Adigma uses its platform and machine learning to define customer intent & maximize performance. They also offer ad delivery, content marketing, search optimization, and more.
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closed 4/6/2021 via PR Web

10Pearls, LLC, acquired Likeable Media

synopsis: 10Pearls, a global end-to-end digital transformation company, has acquired Likeable, an iconic marketing and social media agency. Likeable will become part of 10Pearls, boosting its capabilities around brand thinking, customer experience, digital, and social media marketing.
buyer: 10Pearls, LLC
10Pearls is a global end-to-end digital technology services partner helping businesses leverage technology to scale and innovate. The company helps its customers digitalize their existing business, build innovative new products, and augment their existing teams with high performance team members. "
target: Likeable Media
Likeable is the digital agency that provides faster service from the smartest in social with likeability guaranteed. Likeable was one of the first-ever pure-play social media agencies and remains rooted in social-first thinking.
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closed 3/31/2021 via BNC Analysis

Alma Media Oyj, acquired Netello Systems Oy

synopsis: Alma Media, a Finnish media company focusing on digital services and publishing, has acquired a 60% stake in Netello Systems Oy, a Finnish digital marketing firm focused on SMEs. Netello Systems helps SMEs to accelerate the digitalisation of their business and grow their brand online. They offer services for SEO, SEM and web design.
buyer: Alma Media Oyj (HLSE:ALMA:$273.62)
Finland-based Alma Media is a dynamic digital service business and media company. The company’s best-known brands are Kauppalehti, Talouselämä, Iltalehti, Aamulehti, Etuovi.com, and Monster. Alma Media's business areas include national, regional, and local media, business services, and events. "
target: Netello Systems Oy
Netello Systems is a Finnish digital marketing firm focused on SMEs. Netello Systems helps SMEs to accelerate the digitalisation of their business and grow their brand online. They offer services for search engine optimisation (SEO), search engine marketing (SEM) and web design.
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closed 3/31/2021 via BNC Analysis

EXXE Group, acquired MarketMedia Connect

synopsis: Exxe Group, Inc., a diversified fintech company, has acquired a controlling interest in MarketMediaConnect (MMC), a digital media platform. MMC specializes in digital marketing, advertising, design, and Search Engine Optimization (SEO). The Company brings an independent client base and a slate of high-quality digital technology assets into Exxe.
buyer: EXXE Group (OTCPK:AXXA:$0.00)
Exxe Group is a diversified corporation focusing on acquisitions in the following sectors: real estate, sustainable technology, media, agribusiness, and financial services. Exxe acquires controlling equity interests in undervalued companies and takes an active role in improving their performance. "
target: MarketMedia Connect
MarketMedia Connect (MMC) is a digital media platform that specializes in digital marketing, advertising, design, and Search Engine Optimization (SEO). MMC offers an innovative approach to building and growing companies’ followers, building brand recognition, and consumer awareness.
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announced 3/31/2021 via BNC Analysis

H.I.G. Capital, will acquire Hibu Group

synopsis: H.I.G. Capital, a global private equity firm, will acquire Hibu Group, a leading provider of digital marketing solutions to small and medium-sized businesses across the US and UK. Hibu helps businesses to succeed online. Their unified digital marketing campaigns include digital listings management, website development, SEO, social media, and more.
buyer: H.I.G. Capital
H.I.G. is a leading global private equity and alternative assets investment firm with over $41 billion of equity capital under management. The H.I.G. family of funds includes private equity, growth equity, real estate, debt and credit, lending, and biohealth. "
target: Hibu Group (YELGF:$3,013.17)
Hibu is a leading provider of digital marketing solutions to small and medium-sized businesses across the US and UK. Hibu helps businesses to compete and succeed online. Their unified digital marketing campaigns include digital listings management, website development, SEO, social media, and more.
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closed 5/16/2012 via Market Wire

Yell Group Ltd., acquired Moonfruit Limited

synopsis: Yell announced a further important step in its creation of the local eMarketplace with the acquisition of Moonfruit Limited. Moonfruit is a high design DIY website and shop builder with the aim to democratize the web for small businesses and individuals by providing easy-to-use web design and shop-building tools.
buyer: Yell Group Ltd. (YELGF:$3,013.17)
Yell Group is a leading provider of digital services within the emerging local eMarketplace for consumers and SMEs across its operations in the UK, US, Spain and some countries in Latin America. They develop a broad range of digital services tailored to the converging needs of SMEs and consumers. "
target: Moonfruit Limited
Moonfruit is a high design DIY website and shop builder with the aim to democratize the web for small businesses and individuals by providing easy-to-use web design and shop-building tools. The Moonfruit ShopBuilder gives users the power to set up online shop and trade immediately and everywhere.
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announced 7/11/2011 via PR Newswire

Yell Group Ltd., will acquire Znode Inc.

synopsis: Yell Group announced the agreed acquisition of Znode, a privately-owned, fast-growing pioneer and industry leader in multi-store ecommerce. Znode's technology will serve as Yell's ecommerce platform, an important element of Yell's new strategy to connect small businesses with consumers on a local level.
buyer: Yell Group Ltd. (YELGF:$3,013.17)
Yell Group is a leading provider of print and digital services within the emerging local eMarketplace for consumers and SMEs across its operations in the UK, US, Spain and some countries in Latin America. "
target: Znode Inc.
Znode is a pioneer and industry leader in Multi-Store ecommerce. With its innovative solutions, businesses can significantly expand their online footprint using Multi-Store and Online Franchising strategies.
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closed 5/20/2010 via Company Press Release

Yell Group Ltd., acquired TrustedPlaces, Ltd.

synopsis: Yell announces that it has acquired Trusted Places Limited, the company behind the popular UK local reviews website trustedplaces.com. The purchase means that Yell will, for the first time, enable consumers to recommend a local business through its Yell.com website.
buyer: Yell Group Ltd. (YELGF:$3,013.17)
Yell is the leading provider of classified directory advertising and associated products and services in the United Kingdom and a leading provider of classified directory advertising in the United States. "
target parent: Howzat Media
target: TrustedPlaces, Ltd.
TrustedPlaces attracts around 700,000 users a month looking for recommendations on local businesses across a range of key categories. These cover, for example, Restaurants, Bars and Pubs, Hotels and Travel, Shopping and Home Maintenance and Repairs, which includes services such as plumbers.
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closed 9/2/2009 via PR Newswire

Yellow Book USA, Inc., acquired ypOne Publishing, LLC

synopsis: Yellowbook, a national leader in the local search industry, announced that it has purchased the Texas and Louisiana directory assets of ypOne Publishing, the 10(th) largest independent yellow pages publisher in the U.S.
buyer parent: Yell Group Ltd.
buyer: Yellow Book USA, Inc. (:$0.00)
Yellowbook is a national leader in local search and advertiser content, managing a comprehensive online and print product portfolio that provides users easy access to local business information and advertisers a single source for cost effective media programs. "
target: ypOne Publishing, LLC
YP One Publishing is a rapidly growing publisher of quality print and online yellow pages directories in the US and Canada. They provide shopping and community information to over 3 million consumers local businesses in 50 communities in Texas, Arizona, Louisiana, and Ontario.
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closed 5/29/2007 via BusinessWire

Yellow Book USA, acquired MacGregor Publishing Company

synopsis: Yellow Book USA, the nation’s oldest and largest independent publisher of print and online yellow pages directories, announced today the acquisition of MacGregor Publishing Company, headquartered in Mount Vernon, Washington.
buyer parent: Yell Group Ltd.
buyer: Yellow Book USA (:$0.00)
Yellowbook is a national leader in local search and advertiser content, managing a comprehensive online and print product portfolio that provides users easy access to local business information and advertisers a single source for cost effective media programs. "
target: MacGregor Publishing Company
MacGregor publishes eight Plaid Book directories that serve Bellingham Whatcom County, Skagit Valley, San Juan Islands, Whidbey Island, Anacortes, Everett and Vicinity, and North and South Snohomish County, with an estimated circulation of 630,000.
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closed 5/24/2007 via BusinessWire

Yellow Book USA, acquired Guide Communications, Inc.

synopsis: Yellow Book USA, the nation’s oldest and largest independent publisher of yellow pages directories, announced today that it has purchased Guide Communications, Inc., a publisher of ten directories in communities along the Hudson in New York State and Connecticut with a circulation totaling more than 219,000.
buyer parent: Yell Group Ltd.
buyer: Yellow Book USA (:$0.00)
Yellowbook is a national leader in local search and advertiser content, managing a comprehensive online and print product portfolio that provides users easy access to local business information and advertisers a single source for cost effective media programs. "
target: Guide Communications, Inc.
Guide Communications publishes local phone directories and community lifestyle magazines. Guide Communications’ corporate philosophy is to not only publish accurate and informative community-focused products, but to be a supportive corporate partner in the communities it serves.
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closed 2/7/2007 via Company Press Release

Yellow Book USA, purchased The Paradise Yellow Pages from Paradise Media Group, LLC

synopsis: Yellow Book USA, the nation’s oldest and largest independent yellow pages provider, announced today that it has acquired The Paradise Yellow Pages from Paradise Media Group, LLC to deliver state-of-the-art print and Internet yellow pages in Hawaii.
buyer parent: Yell Group Ltd.
buyer: Yellow Book USA (:$0.00)
Yellowbook is a national leader in local search and advertiser content, managing a comprehensive online and print product portfolio that provides users easy access to local business information and advertisers a single source for cost effective media programs. "
seller: Paradise Media Group, LLC
The Paradise Media Group LLC based in Honolulu, Hawaii is a multimedia corporation specializing in Yellow Pages publishing and advertising sales. The Company's overall objective is to become the leader of directional advertising and electronic media in Hawaii.
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closed 1/10/2007 via BusinessWire

Yellow Book USA, acquired Hometown Yellow Pages

synopsis: Yellow Book USA, the nation’s oldest and largest independent publisher of yellow pages, has purchased the Hometown Yellow Pages directory that serves the Atlanta suburbs of Douglas and Paulding Counties. The Hometown Yellow Pages acquisition strengthens Yellow Book’s presence in the state of Georgia.
buyer parent: Yell Group Ltd.
buyer: Yellow Book USA (:$0.00)
Yellowbook is a national leader in local search and advertiser content, managing a comprehensive online and print product portfolio that provides users easy access to local business information and advertisers a single source for cost effective media programs. "
target: Hometown Yellow Pages
Hometown Yellow Pages directory serves the Atlanta suburbs of Douglas and Paulding Counties, Georgia.
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closed 12/20/2006 via BusinessWire

Yellow Book USA, purchased Visalia, Hanford-Lemoore and Tulare, California, telephone directories from Star S Publishing

synopsis: Yellow Book USA, the nation’s #1 independent publisher of yellow pages, announced the acquisition of three directories serving central California from Star S Publishing. This purchase will add to Yellow Book’s significant presence in the state of California, where Yellow Book publishes 103 directories with a circulation of more than 13.7 million.
buyer parent: Yell Group Ltd.
buyer: Yellow Book USA (:$0.00)
Yellowbook is a national leader in local search and advertiser content, managing a comprehensive online and print product portfolio that provides users easy access to local business information and advertisers a single source for cost effective media programs. "
seller: Star S Publishing
Publishers of Visalia, Hanford-Lemoore and Tulare, California, telephone directories.
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closed 12/13/2006 via BusinessWire

Yellow Book USA, acquired Rabelo Advertising Inc

synopsis: Yellow Book USA, the nation’s oldest and largest independent publisher of yellow pages directories, has purchased the Roxborough - Manayunk - East Falls - Lafayette Hill Directory from Rabelo Advertising, Inc.
buyer parent: Yell Group Ltd.
buyer: Yellow Book USA (:$0.00)
Yellowbook is a national leader in local search and advertiser content, managing a comprehensive online and print product portfolio that provides users easy access to local business information and advertisers a single source for cost effective media programs. "
target: Rabelo Advertising Inc
Rabelo Advertising Inc. is an owner of telephone directories in the Roxborough - Manayunk - East Falls - Lafayette Hill area of Philadelphia, PA.
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closed 11/29/2006 via BusinessWire

Yellow Book USA, purchased Coastal Telephone Directory from Impact Directories

synopsis: Yellow Book, the nation’s oldest and largest independent yellow pages directory, has acquired the Coastal Telephone Directory, which serves communities along the Washington and Oregon coast, from Impact Directories.
buyer parent: Yell Group Ltd.
buyer: Yellow Book USA (:$0.00)
Yellowbook is a national leader in local search and advertiser content, managing a comprehensive online and print product portfolio that provides users easy access to local business information and advertisers a single source for cost effective media programs. "
seller: Impact Directories
Impact Directories is a full-service independent publisher of local print and on-line telephone directories designed to meet the needs of both businesses and residents. Since its beginnings, Impact Directories has enjoyed sales and revenue growth at rates much faster than the industry as a whole.
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closed 10/4/2006 via BusinessWire

Yellow Book USA, purchased 4 telephone directories from Savannah Publishing, Inc.

synopsis: Yellow Book USA, the oldest and largest independent publisher of yellow pages directories in the country, has added four new directories to its national footprint with its recent acquisition from Savannah Publishing, Inc.
buyer parent: Yell Group Ltd.
buyer: Yellow Book USA (:$0.00)
Yellowbook is a national leader in local search and advertiser content, managing a comprehensive online and print product portfolio that provides users easy access to local business information and advertisers a single source for cost effective media programs. "
seller: Savannah Publishing, Inc.
Savannah Publishing, Inc, is a privately owned family company headquartered in Johnson City TN. The company’s first canvass, as Coastal Directories, LLC, in Savannah, GA, in 1994 soon expanded to include 10 directory markets in Georgia, South Carolina, and Florida.
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closed 7/26/2006 via

Yell Group Ltd., acquired Telefonica Publicidad & Informacion SA

synopsis: Yell Group PLC said Friday it has agreed to buy a majority stake in the telephone directories arm of Spain's Telefonica SA and announced a euro3.07 billion ($3.85 billion) takeover bid for the entire division.
buyer: Yell Group Ltd. (YELGF:$3,013.17)
Yell is the leading provider of classified directory advertising and associated products and services in the United Kingdom and a leading provider of classified directory advertising in the United States. "
target parent: Telefonica S.A.
target: Telefonica Publicidad & Informacion SA
Yell Publicidad, previously known as TPI, began its activity in 1967, and is now the leading provider of directory services in Spain, Argentina, Chile and Peru. Yell Publicidad’s core business is the provision of directories – printed, online and telephone based.
price ($mm)[EV]
$3,892 [$4,020]
rev ($mm)
$844
EBITDA ($mm)
$277
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4.8x
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14.7x
closed 3/24/2006 via Company Press Release

Yellow Book USA, purchased Border Busters East and Border Busters West from Banana Publishing, Inc.

synopsis: Yellow Book USA announced today that it has acquired two yellow pages directories from Banana Publishing of Springfield, Massachusetts.
buyer parent: Yell Group Ltd.
buyer: Yellow Book USA (:$0.00)
Yellowbook is a national leader in local search and advertiser content, managing a comprehensive online and print product portfolio that provides users easy access to local business information and advertisers a single source for cost effective media programs. "
seller: Banana Publishing, Inc.
Banana Publishing is a yellow pages directories publisher located in Springfield, Massachusetts.
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closed 2/14/2006 via BusinessWire

Yellow Book USA, purchased Flagler County, Florida yellow pages from Central California Directories

synopsis: Yellow Book USA announced today that it has acquired the Flagler County, Florida yellow pages from Central California Directories. The Flagler County Directory is contiguous to Yellow Book's existing Palatka directory.
buyer parent: Yell Group Ltd.
buyer: Yellow Book USA (:$0.00)
Yellowbook is a national leader in local search and advertiser content, managing a comprehensive online and print product portfolio that provides users easy access to local business information and advertisers a single source for cost effective media programs. "
seller: Central California Directories
Central California Directories is a yellow pages publisher.
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closed 2/8/2006 via BusinessWire

Yellow Book USA, acquired Click Forward Marketing LLC

synopsis: Yellow Book USA announced today that it has acquired the search engine marketing company Click Forward Marketing LLC. This acquisition brings together the technological skills of Click Forward with the nationwide sales force of Yellow Book and will allow Yellow Book to deliver low cost leads to advertisers.
buyer parent: Yell Group Ltd.
buyer: Yellow Book USA (:$0.00)
Yellowbook is a national leader in local search and advertiser content, managing a comprehensive online and print product portfolio that provides users easy access to local business information and advertisers a single source for cost effective media programs. "
target: Click Forward Marketing LLC
Click Forward is a leader in providing enterprise level outsourcing of Internet advertising for directory publishers worldwide. Our proprietary software allows us to efficiently generate search engine listings and manage bids for thousands of local advertisers simultaneously.
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closed 1/13/2006 via BusinessWire

Yellow Book USA, acquired Alabama Publishing Group LLC

synopsis: Yellow Book USA, the nation's oldest and largest independent yellow pages publisher, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of the Walker County Alabama directory from Alabama Publishing Group LLC.
buyer parent: Yell Group Ltd.
buyer: Yellow Book USA (:$0.00)
Yellowbook is a national leader in local search and advertiser content, managing a comprehensive online and print product portfolio that provides users easy access to local business information and advertisers a single source for cost effective media programs. "
target: Alabama Publishing Group LLC
Alabama Publishing Group LLC consists of Walker County Alabama directory. Walker County directory publishes over 20 directories throughout the state, including Huntsville, Mobile, Montgomery and Tuscaloosa.
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closed 1/5/2006 via BusinessWire

Yellow Book USA, acquired Clarke Directory Publications, Inc.

synopsis: Yellow Book USA announced today that it has acquired the directory publishing business of Clarke Directory Publications, Inc., of Irwindale, California.
buyer parent: Yell Group Ltd.
buyer: Yellow Book USA (:$0.00)
Yellowbook is a national leader in local search and advertiser content, managing a comprehensive online and print product portfolio that provides users easy access to local business information and advertisers a single source for cost effective media programs. "
target: Clarke Directory Publications, Inc.
Clarke Directory Publications has boasted for decades that they have the highest ad renewal rate in the yellow pages industry. Established in 1950, Clarke Directory Publications was one of California's first independent directory publishers.
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closed 11/17/2005 via BusinessWire

Yellow Book USA, purchased five Georgia directories from Pinnacle Directory Company, Inc

synopsis: Yellow Book USA, the nation's oldest and largest independent yellow pages publisher, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of five Georgia directories from Pinnacle Directory Company, Inc.
buyer parent: Yell Group Ltd.
buyer: Yellow Book USA (:$0.00)
Yellowbook is a national leader in local search and advertiser content, managing a comprehensive online and print product portfolio that provides users easy access to local business information and advertisers a single source for cost effective media programs. "
seller: Pinnacle Directory Company, Inc
The Pinnacle Directory Company, Inc is a directory publisher. Some of their districts include The Barrow County, Lake Sinclair, Lake Oconee Area, Oconee County, and Walton County that have a combined circulation of over 131,000.
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announced 3/31/2021 via BNC Analysis

H.I.G. Capital, will acquire Hibu Group

synopsis: H.I.G. Capital, a global private equity firm, will acquire Hibu Group, a leading provider of digital marketing solutions to small and medium-sized businesses across the US and UK. Hibu helps businesses to succeed online. Their unified digital marketing campaigns include digital listings management, website development, SEO, social media, and more.
buyer: H.I.G. Capital
H.I.G. is a leading global private equity and alternative assets investment firm with over $41 billion of equity capital under management. The H.I.G. family of funds includes private equity, growth equity, real estate, debt and credit, lending, and biohealth. "
target: Hibu Group (YELGF:$3,013.17)
Hibu is a leading provider of digital marketing solutions to small and medium-sized businesses across the US and UK. Hibu helps businesses to compete and succeed online. Their unified digital marketing campaigns include digital listings management, website development, SEO, social media, and more.
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closed 12/23/2020 via BNC Analysis

Koozie Group, acquired IMAGEN Brands

synopsis: Koozie Group, one of the largest suppliers in the promotional products industry, has acquired IMAGEN Brands, an industry leader of imprinted products for corporate brands. IMAGEN Brands provides their customers with trend-savvy solutions which take advantage of the latest technologies. Their products include drinkware, coolers, bags and more.
buyer parent: H.I.G. Capital
buyer: Koozie Group
Koozie Group is one of the largest suppliers in the promotional products industry. Koozie Group offers the most comprehensive product assortment with the widest variety of decoration methods. Their products include apparel, bags, flashlights, magnets, housewares, mouse pads, and more. "
target: IMAGEN Brands
IMAGEN Brands is an industry leader of imprinted products for corporate brands. IMAGEN Brands provides their customers with trend-savvy solutions which take advantage of the latest technologies. Their products include drinkware, coolers, bags, umbrellas, key chains, calendars and more.
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closed 11/11/2020 via Company Press Release

Eze Castle Integration, Inc., acquired NorthOut Inc.

synopsis: Eze Castle Integration, a portfolio of private equity investment firm H.I.G. Capital and a global leader in technology solutions, acquired digital transformation firm NorthOut Inc., which is focused on delivering advanced solutions that allow leading organizations to accelerate business transformation and overcome business challenges.
buyer parent: H.I.G. Capital
buyer: Eze Castle Integration, Inc.
Eze Castle Integration is a global managed service provider. Eze Castle delivers complete cloud solutions, premier IT services and cybersecurity protections to hedge funds, private equity, asset + investment management and other technology driven industries. "
target: NorthOut Inc.
NorthOut is a fast-growing digital transformation firm headquartered in Boston with 165 employees focused on delivering advanced solutions that allow leading organizations to accelerate business transformation and overcome business challenges.
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closed 11/10/2020 via BusinessWire

Trace3, acquired Groupware Technology

synopsis: Trace3, a provider of advanced technology consultation services and solutions, has acquired Groupware Technology, a specialist in data center infrastructure and cloud computing solutions. The newly combined company will serve as a leading technology solutions provider in Cloud, Data Intelligence, Security, and overall Enterprise IT.
buyer parent: H.I.G. Capital
buyer: Trace3
Trace3 is a premier provider of advanced technology consultation services and solutions. The company offers a broad mix of end-to-end technology services and solutions, ranging from artificial intelligence and data science to cloud computing and security consulting. "
target: Groupware Technology
Groupware Technology specializes in data center infrastructure and cloud computing solutions, rack integration services, and first call support. As a leading IT solutions provider, Groupware delivers positive outcomes for clients through excellent customer service, technology, and teamwork.
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announced 11/6/2020 via BusinessWire

TELUS International, will purchase Lionbridge AI from Lionbridge Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: TELUS International will acquire Lionbridge AI. As a division of Lionbridge Technologies, Inc., Lionbridge AI is one of only two globally-scaled, managed training data and data annotation services providers in the world. Lionbridge AI annotates data in text, images, videos, and audio in more than 300 languages and dialects for technology companies.
buyer parent: TELUS Corporation
buyer: TELUS International
TELUS International designs, builds and delivers next-generation digital solutions to enhance the customer experience for global and disruptive brands. The company’s services support the full lifecycle of its clients’ digital transformation journeys and embrace next-generation digital technologies. "
seller parent: H.I.G. Capital
seller: Lionbridge Technologies, Inc. (LIOX:$556.65)
Lionbridge AI is a globally-scaled, managed training data, and data annotation services provider. Lionbridge AI annotates data in text, images, videos, and audio in more than 300 languages and dialects for some of the world’s largest technology companies in social media, search, retail, and mobile.
price ($mm)
$935
rev ($mm)
$200
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4.7x
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closed 10/22/2020 via BusinessWire

Vision Integrated Graphics, acquired DX Marketing

synopsis: Vision Integrated Graphics Group LLC has acquired DX Marketing LLC (DXM), a people-based marketing agency that provides marketers access to enterprise-level data and analytics, allowing them to make informed investments that deliver strong ROI. DXM will enhance Vision’s omnichannel marketing solutions focused on customer acquisition and engagement.
buyer parent: H.I.G. Capital
buyer: Vision Integrated Graphics
Vision is a provider of data-driven, omnichannel marketing solutions focused on customer acquisition and engagement. Its end-to-end automated marketing campaigns rely on data-analytics, creative services and multi-channel execution to drive higher response rates and lower customer acquisition costs."
target parent: Roark Capital Group
target: DX Marketing
DX Marketing is an insights company that leverages unique consumer knowledge to inform business strategy and provide a quantifiable ROI on marketing spend. DXM clients get affordable access to platforms offering the most data available on individual customers and their digital behavior.
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closed 9/1/2020 via BusinessWire

Circle Graphics, acquired Bay Photo

synopsis: H.I.G. Capital, a leading global alternative investment firm, announced that its portfolio company, Circle Graphics, has acquired Bay Photo, a market leading provider of professional-grade photographic wall décor, albums and specialty prints that serves professional photographers, artists, pro-sumers and well-known third-party channel partners.
buyer parent: H.I.G. Capital
buyer: Circle Graphics
Circle Graphics produces digital graphics for consumers, professionals and businesses via two distinct divisions: Online Wall Décor and Out-of-Home Visual Solutions. Online Wall Décor is aimed at consumers and professional photographers, while Out-of-Home Visual Solutions is for billboard operators."
target: Bay Photo
Founded in 1976, Bay Photo has a long history of delivering innovative photographic prints and photo finishing services to professional photographers, artists, pro-sumers and industry leading third-party channel partners.
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closed 7/20/2020 via PR Newswire

Eze Castle Integration, Inc., acquired AlphaserveTechnologies

synopsis: Eze Castle Integration, a global managed service provider, has acquired Alphaserve Technologies, a global provider of managed infrastructure and digital IT services to clients in the financial and professional services verticals. Alphaserve's offering focuses on emerging technology solutions, including security, automation, and infrastructure.
buyer parent: H.I.G. Capital
buyer: Eze Castle Integration, Inc.
Eze Castle Integration is a global managed service provider. Eze Castle delivers complete cloud solutions, premier IT services and cybersecurity protections to hedge funds, private equity, asset + investment management and other technology driven industries. "
target: AlphaserveTechnologies
Alphaserve Technologies is a global provider of managed infrastructure and digital IT services to clients in the financial and professional services verticals. Alphaserve's offering focuses on emerging technology solutions, including security, automation, app development and infrastructure.
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closed 7/8/2020 via BusinessWire

H.I.G. Europe, acquired Project Informatica Srl

synopsis: HIG Europe, the European subsidiary of the international investment fund HIG Capital, has acquired Project Informatica Srl, a leading operator in the Italian information technology market. Project Informatica uses cutting-edge technologies and skills to support its customers in the digital transformation of business processes.
buyer parent: H.I.G. Capital
buyer: H.I.G. Europe
H.I.G. Europe is the European affiliate of H.I.G. Capital, a leading global private equity firm focused on the small and mid cap market with over €34 billion of equity capital under management and over 350 investment professionals worldwide. "
target: Project Informatica Srl
Based in Stezzano, Project Informatica is an information and communications technology company. Project Informatica supports its customers in the digital development journey by offering a wide spectrum of hardware and software technology solutions that integrate into existing IT infrastructure.
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$146
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announced 4/7/2020 via BusinessWire

The Whitlock Group, will acquire AVI-SPL, Inc.

synopsis: H.I.G. Capital is pleased to announce the sale of its portfolio company, AVI-SPL, to Marlin Equity Partners. AVI will be merged with Whitlock, an affiliate of Marlin focused on workplace collaboration solutions. AVI-SPL designs, builds, integrates, and supports systems and environments that enable communication and collaboration.
buyer parent: Marlin Equity Partners
buyer: The Whitlock Group
Whitlock is a technology integrator, with expertise in AV, collaboration and modern workplace solutions. They advise on the best technologies to create the most impactful environments to drive positive change. "
target parent: H.I.G. Capital
target: AVI-SPL, Inc.
AVI-SPL designs, builds, integrates, and supports systems and environments that enable communication and collaboration. AVI-SPL has highly trained and certified system engineers in addition to an international network of solution providers in 30 countries.
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closed 3/17/2020 via BusinessWire

Eruptr, acquired HealthAware LLC

synopsis: Eruptr, LLC, a leading provider of ROI-focused digital marketing patient engagement and customer acquisition solutions for hospitals and healthcare systems, has acquired HealthAware, LLC, a provider of health risk assessment and patient engagement solutions to aid consumer awareness of disease risk.
buyer parent: H.I.G. Capital
buyer: Eruptr
Erupts offers a full suite of digital marketing solutions with its core offering focused on paid search customer acquisition and engagement. Erupts maintains direct customer relationships with blue-chip health systems, including Johns Hopkins, UNC Health Care, Methodist, and Inova Health System. "
target: HealthAware LLC
HealthAware provides health risk assessment and patient engagement solutions to aid consumer awareness of disease risk and encourage health care provider interaction. HealthAware uses innovative technology solutions that allow clients to promote widespread good health and their elevate brand.
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closed 2/4/2020 via BusinessWire

Eletromidia Group, acquired Elemidia S.A.

synopsis: Eletromidia S.A., a leading out-of-home (OOH) advertiser in Brazil, has acquired Elemidia S.A., creating the leading company in the Brazilian OOH advertising market. Headquartered in São Paulo, Elemidia is the pioneer of OOH advertising in commercial and residential buildings in Brazil with a 100% digital portfolio of over 20,000 panels.
buyer parent: H.I.G. Capital
buyer: Eletromidia Group
Eletromidia is one of the leading out-of-home advertising players in Brazil. With operations in the transportation, airport, shopping malls and street furniture segments, the company is present in Brazil’s largest urban centers, reaching over 16 million people daily. "
target parent: Victoria Capital Partners
target: Elemidia S.A.
Elemidia is the 3rd largest player in the out-of-home (OOH) industry in Brazil. With a tech-oriented strategy and over 20,000 panels in operation, the company is the leader in three of the most relevant segments of the OOH industry: shopping malls, commercial buildings, and residential buildings.
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closed 1/15/2020 via BusinessWire

Whitney, Bradley & Brown, Inc., acquired Decisive Analytics Corporation

synopsis: Whitney, Bradley & Brown, Inc., a leading provider of program management and consulting services to the U.S. Department of Defense and other federal agencies, has acquired Decisive Analytics Corporation, a provider of advanced engineering and analytical support to the US Department of Defense and US Intelligence Community.
buyer parent: H.I.G. Capital
buyer: Whitney, Bradley & Brown, Inc.
Whitney, Bradley & Brown, Inc. is a leading provider of program management and consulting services to the U.S. Department of Defense and other federal agencies. "
target: Decisive Analytics Corporation
Decisive Analytics Corporation is a provider of advanced engineering and analytical support to the US Department of Defense and US Intelligence Community. They specialize in systems engineering, cybersecurity, data analytics and machine learning to deliver innovative solutions to complex problems.
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closed 1/14/2020 via BNC Analysis

Circle Graphics, acquired MMT

synopsis: Circle Graphics, Inc., a producer of digital graphics for consumers, professionals, and businesses, has acquired the assets of Metromedia Technologies, Inc. (MMT), a media display company. MMT a leader in grand format visual solutions, having originated digital print technology that ushered in the age of high-quality digitally printed billboards.
buyer parent: H.I.G. Capital
buyer: Circle Graphics
Circle Graphics produces digital graphics for consumers, professionals and businesses via two distinct divisions: Online Wall Décor and Out-of-Home Visual Solutions. Online Wall Décor is aimed at consumers and professional photographers, while Out-of-Home Visual Solutions is for billboard operators."
target: MMT
MetroMedia Technologies (MMT) is a Media Display Company serving the Out of Home Advertising, Sports & Event venues, and Retail Environments. MMT is a leader in grand format visual solutions, having originated digital print technology that ushered in high-quality digitally printed billboards.
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announced 12/18/2019 via BNC Analysis

H.I.G. Capital, will acquire Lagardère Sports and Entertainment

synopsis: Lagardère, the France-based media powerhouse, has announced plans to sell 75% of the Lagardère Sports agency to H.I.G. Capital. Lagardère Sports' key activities include marketing rights management, event production, venue consulting and operations, content production and media rights management, athlete management and brand consulting.
buyer: H.I.G. Capital
H.I.G. Capital is a leading global private equity investment firm with over $25 billion of equity capital under management. The H.I.G. family of funds includes private equity, growth equity, real estate, debt/credit, lending and biohealth. "
target parent: Lagardère SCA
target: Lagardère Sports and Entertainment
Lagardère Sports and Entertainment is a leading Sports and Entertainment agency. Their key activities include marketing rights management, event production, venue consulting and operations, content production and media rights management, athlete management and brand consulting.
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$122*
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announced 12/18/2019 via Company Press Release

CONET Technologies AG, will acquire Procon IT AG

synopsis: Germany-based CONET Technologies Holding GmbH will acquire PROCON IT AG, a Munich company focused on SAP Business Intelligence, Agile Software Development, IT Consulting, and Business Consulting. Through the acquisition, CONET will strengthen its presence in southern Germany and further expand into the automotive and financial services sectors.
buyer parent: H.I.G. Capital
buyer: CONET Technologies AG
CONET is a leading German IT systems and consulting company and trusted IT partner for SAP, infrastructure, communications, and software development. CONET’s solutions for Critical Control Room Communications and Customer Collaboration are in use worldwide. "
target: Procon IT AG
Germany-based Procon IT AG focuses on SAP Business Intelligence, Agile Software Development, IT Consulting, and Business Consulting. The company also offers IT services and solutions for SAP Business Intelligence and in-memory technologies. such as SAP HANA and Java-based customized solutions.
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closed 11/21/2019 via BusinessWire

Vision Integrated Graphics, acquired SourceLink, Inc.

synopsis: H.I.G. Capital is pleased to announce that its portfolio company, Vision Integrated Graphics Group LLC, has acquired SourceLink, a Direct Marketing agency headquartered in Chicago, Illinois that utilizes data intelligence and an omni-channel approach to maximize return on investment for clients through improved customer response and conversion.
buyer parent: H.I.G. Capital
buyer: Vision Integrated Graphics
Vision is a leading provider of tech-enabled, data-driven marketing solutions focused on customer acquisition and engagement for Fortune 1000 customers. The Company provides personalized, turnkey marketing solutions which generate high returns on investment. "
target parent: Aterian Investment Partners
target: SourceLink, Inc.
SourceLink is a Direct Marketing agency headquartered in Chicago, Illinois that utilizes data intelligence and an omni-channel approach to maximize return on investment for clients through improved customer response and conversion.
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closed 10/17/2019 via BusinessWire

Whitney, Bradley & Brown, Inc., acquired BRTRC Federal Solutions

synopsis: H.I.G. Capital, a leading global private equity investment firm, is pleased to announce that its portfolio company, Whitney, Bradley & Brown, Inc. (“WBB”), has acquired BRTRC Federal Solutions, Inc., a leading provider of support services across the Army and other U.S. DoD and Intelligence Community agencies.
buyer parent: H.I.G. Capital
buyer: Whitney, Bradley & Brown, Inc.
Whitney, Bradley & Brown, Inc. is a leading provider of program management and consulting services to the U.S. Department of Defense and other federal agencies. "
target: BRTRC Federal Solutions
BRTRC is a leading provider of support services across the Army and other U.S. DoD and Intelligence Community agencies. The BRTRC team has developed deep domain expertise within systems and vehicle integration, prototyping and commercialization, strategic communications and cyber security.
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closed 7/23/2019 via BusinessWire

AVI-SPL, Inc., acquired Digital Video Networks

synopsis: AVI-SPL, a company that designs, builds, integrates, and supports systems and environments that enable communication and collaboration, has acquired Digital Video Networks, a company that was formed to serve Educational, Military and enterprise customers in their transformation to digital video systems over I.P. networks.
buyer parent: H.I.G. Capital
buyer: AVI-SPL, Inc.
AVI-SPL designs, builds, integrates, and supports systems and environments that enable communication and collaboration. AVI-SPL has highly trained and certified system engineers in addition to an international network of solution providers in 30 countries. "
target: Digital Video Networks
Digital Video Networks was formed to serve Educational, Military and enterprise customers in their transformation to digital video systems over I.P. networks. Their mission is to design, install and support Cutting Edge Audio, Video, & Data Collaboration/Presentation Systems to their clients.
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closed 7/18/2019 via BusinessWire

Troxell Communications, Inc. merged with CDI Technologies,

synopsis: CDI Technologies, the leading provider of recertified technology, white glove services and device lifecycle management to the North American education vertical, has merged with Troxell Communications, the nation's leading end-to-end solution provider for technology and collaborative solutions in K-12 and higher education.
buyer parent: H.I.G. Capital
buyer: CDI Technologies
CDI Technologies, incorporated as CDI Computer Dealers Inc., has been selling IT hardware and software solutions to schools since 1981. CDI's mission is to simplify the purchase process and support educators by deploying proven, best-in-class technology, backed by lifecycle support and training. "
target: Troxell Communications, Inc.
Troxell is the nation's leading end-to-end solution provider for technology and collaborative solutions in K-12 and higher education. With a national field presence, they combine large-scale purchasing power with the high-touch, consultative approach of a local specialist.
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closed 1/30/2017 via BNC Analysis

Technische Werke Ludwigshafen AG, acquired WEBfactory GmbH

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

N. Harris Computer Corporation, acquired iMDsoft

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

MetrixLab, acquired MarketTools Inc.

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

Capiton AG, will acquire Gemaco N.V.

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

Valuesetters, will be merged with Netcapital

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

Dynata, will acquire Reimagine Holdings Group

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

startup300 AG, acquired Pioneers.io

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

The Shipyard, acquired TOMORRO\\\ LLC

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

ServiceNow, will acquire Element AI

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

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

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

SilverLake, will acquire Weld North Education

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

New Hope Communications Inc., acquired Nutrition Capital Network

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

Boubyan Petrochemical Company, will acquire Educational Holding Group

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

eLocalAccess, LLC merged with TradeMaven Group LLC,

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

Martin Wolf LLC, acquired IT ExchangeNet

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

Nordnet Bank AB, will acquire eQ Corporation

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

Aion Bank, acquired ETFmatic LTD

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

Republic.co, acquired NextSeed Services LLC

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

PFGBEST, will acquire Alaron Futures & Options

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

Lightspeed Professional Trading, LLC, acquired Integrity Trading Inc.

synopsis: Lightspeed Financial, LLC, announced that it has completed the acquisition of Integrity Trading Inc., a Direct Market Access broker/dealer that provides execution and clearing services to retail and institutional customers. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
buyer: Lightspeed Professional Trading, LLC
Lightspeed Professional Trading, LLC is a Direct Market Access trading and trading technology development business. Formerly E*TRADE Professional Trading, LLC, the firm was acquired by the current management team in a management buyout from E*TRADE Financial in 2006. "
target: Integrity Trading Inc.
Integrity Trading International is a broker dealer registered in the United States offering clearing and execution to U.S. and foreign banks, broker dealers and individuals interested in accessing the U.S. market and reselling our services in foreign countries.
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Ticker: YELGF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Hibu Group
Hibu Group
Hibu is a leading provider of digital marketing solutions to small and medium-sized businesses across the US and UK. Hibu helps businesses to compete and succeed online. Their unified digital marketing campaigns include digital listings management, website development, SEO, social media, and more.
year
2011
rev ($mm)
$3,013.17
EBITDA ($mm)
$881.36
EBIT ($mm)
$609.18
Net Income ($mm)
$74.94
Employees
13414
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Ticker: JASDAQ:213
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
iREP Co., Ltd.
IREP Co., Ltd. provides marketing services in Japan. It operates in two segments, Internet Marketing and Senior Marketing. The Internet Marketing segment engages in the sales agency business of listing advertisements in Japan for Yahoo Japan Corporation and Google, Inc.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$505.27
EBITDA ($mm)
$10.18
EBIT ($mm)
$8.91
Net Income ($mm)
$5.31
Employees
352
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Ticker: PUS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Public Systeme Hopscotch
Public Systeme Hopscotch
Public Systeme Hopscotch is a communications consultant group, and the French leader in public relations, event, digital and social web, in France and around the globe.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$183.59
EBITDA ($mm)
$3.24
EBIT ($mm)
$2.13
Net Income ($mm)
$0.14
Employees
462
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Ticker: TSE:4323
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Japan System Techniques Co. Ltd.
Japan System Techniques Co. Ltd.
Founded in 1973, Japan System Techniques Co., Ltd. (JAST) is a Japanese software development company. Through their subsidiaries the company provides services for system development, web development, mobile app development, search engine optimization, and more.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$148.63
EBITDA ($mm)
$9.49
EBIT ($mm)
$8.15
Net Income ($mm)
$6.12
Employees
920
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Ticker: ENXTPA:ALQWA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Qwamplify
Qwamplify
QWAMPLIFY is a group specializing in digital marketing present in France, Finland, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, UK and Italy. With more than 20 years of experience in collecting, processing and enhancing customer-consumer data, QWAMPLIFY is at the forefront of the Data and Mobile revolutions.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$29.57
EBITDA ($mm)
$6.21
EBIT ($mm)
$4.63
Net Income ($mm)
$3.04
Employees
175
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Ticker: TSE:6573
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Agile Media Network Inc.
Agile Media Network Inc.
Based in Japan, Agile Media Network Co., Ltd. (AMN) is developing a business to support conversation and communication between fans and companies/brands. Through the Ambassador Program ® and the CATAPULT platform, they promote product/service marketing activities with fan.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$7.53
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
($1.57)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
72
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Ticker: ASX:NCL
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Netccentric Limited
Netccentric Limited
Across the globe, Netccentric bridges businesses with the community through their expertise in social media advertising! They are passionate about their clients’ businesses and care deeply on the engagement they have with their social media influencers.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$5.81
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.38)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.50)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: OTCPK:BEMG
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Beta Music Group, Inc.
Beta Music Group, Inc.
Beta Music Group, Inc. is a marketing and media holding company that provides digital media marketing, social and mobile marketing, strategic media planning, marketing and other specialty communications services.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$0.06
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
($1.09)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1
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Ticker: BIZZ
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Bizzingo, Inc.
Bizzingo, Inc.
Bizzingo is a global social media company that has developed Bizzingo.com as a unified social network designed especially for businesses. Bizzingo will provide a channel to negotiate transactions devoid of personal networking clutter.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
($7.49)
EBIT ($mm)
($7.49)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1
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Ticker: CSE: SPO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
SponsorsOne Inc.
SponsorsOne Inc.
SponsorsOne is positioning itself to become the leader in the next evolution of digital marketing with the SponsorsCloud platform for social sponsorship and commerce. The SponsorsCloud enables one-to-one, authentic engagement between brands, influencers and their social networks.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
($1.83)
EBIT ($mm)
($1.84)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: ASX:WCG
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Webcentral Group
Webcentral Group
Webcentral Group is a leading provider of digital services for small and medium Australian businesses. Webcentral Group provides domain names, web hosting, and digital performance marketing services through their Melbourne IT, Netregistry and WME brands.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$58.40
EBITDA ($mm)
$5.04
EBIT ($mm)
$1.25
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
623
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Ticker: OTCPK:PAYM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
PayMeOn, Inc.
PayMeOn, Inc.
PayMeOn is a referral network that allows users to connect and share with their social networks while earning real money in real time from their trusted recommendations. This real money is called Social Income®.
year
2013
rev ($mm)
$0.01
EBITDA ($mm)
($1.34)
EBIT ($mm)
($1.35)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
3
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Ticker: DB:PU11
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Social Chain
As the first integrated social media company, The Social Chain combines social media and social commerce, integrated through its own tech platform LINKS. Headquartered in Germany, The Social Chain is a pioneer in the creation, development, and scaling of social media brands.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
700
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Ticker: JP:4751
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
CyberAgent Inc.
CyberAgent Inc.
CyberAgent Inc. engages in Internet media and Internet advertising businesses. It also involves in the investment development business. They are currently expanding their business in the field of Internet, a leading industry of the 21st Century.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
$141,111.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$21,121.00
EBIT ($mm)
$17,411.00
Net Income ($mm)
$8,523.00
Employees
2437
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Ticker: SZSE:300058
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
BlueFocus Communication Group
BlueFocus Communication Group
BlueFocus is one of the most recognized communications services groups originating in China. They provide a wide spectrum of marketing and brand management services across disciplines of Strategy, Digital, Advertising, Media, Social, PR, Design, Branding, CRM, Data, E-Commerce and Mobile solutions.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$3,361.21
EBITDA ($mm)
$120.72
EBIT ($mm)
$102.91
Net Income ($mm)
$75.66
Employees
5445
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Ticker:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
EXOR N.V.
EXOR N.V.
Exor N.V. invests in different sectors, mainly in Europe and in the United States, focusing on few global companies. Its most important investments include Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, Ferrari, PartnerRe, CNH Industrial, Juventus and The Economist.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$145,720.67
EBITDA ($mm)
$8,390.72
EBIT ($mm)
$2,784.82
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
268979
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Ticker: KKR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
KKR is a leading global investment firm that manages investments across multiple asset classes including private equity, energy, infrastructure, real estate, capital markets, credit strategies, and hedge funds. With offices around the world, KKR manages assets through a variety of investment funds.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$20,635.61
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$4,952.87
Employees
0
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Ticker: BX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Blackstone Group LP
Blackstone Group LP
Blackstone is one of the world’s leading investment firms. They seek to create positive economic impact and long-term value for their investors, the companies they invest in, and the communities in which they work. They use extraordinary people and flexible capital to help companies solve problems.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$14,638.28
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$3,859.73
Employees
0
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Ticker: MISX:AFKS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sistema JSFC
Sistema is a large private investor operating in the real sector of the Russian economy. Sistema's investment portfolio comprises stakes in predominantly Russian companies from various sectors.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$12,015.39
EBITDA ($mm)
$2,983.99
EBIT ($mm)
$1,619.06
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: ENXTPA:MF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Wendel Group
Wendel Group
Wendel is one of Europe's leading listed investment firms. The Group invests in Europe, North America and Africa in companies which are leaders in their field, such as Bureau Veritas, Cromology, Stahl, IHS, Constantia Flexibles, Allied Universal and Tsebo.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$9,427.37
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,374.70
EBIT ($mm)
$857.62
Net Income ($mm)
$31.05
Employees
0
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Ticker: LNC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lincoln Financial Group
Lincoln Financial Group
Lincoln Financial Group (LFG) provides advice and solutions that help empower Americans to take charge of their financial lives with confidence and optimism. Today, more than 17 million customers trust LFG's retirement, insurance and wealth protection expertise.
year
2009
rev ($mm)
$8,499.00
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
8208
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Ticker: CG
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Carlyle Group
Carlyle Group
The Carlyle Group is a global alternative asset manager with $193 billion of assets under management across 128 funds and 159 fund of funds vehicles as of June 30, 2015. Carlyle’s purpose is to invest wisely and create value on behalf of its investors, many of whom are public pensions.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$6,117.50
EBITDA ($mm)
$2,728.70
EBIT ($mm)
$2,675.80
Net Income ($mm)
$1,829.50
Employees
0
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Ticker: NYSE:APO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Apollo Global Management
Apollo Global Management
Apollo Global Management, LLC and its subsidiaries is a leading global alternative investment manager. They are contrarian, value-oriented investors in private equity, credit and real estate, with significant distressed expertise.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$5,981.01
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$1,831.72
Employees
0
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Ticker: ENXTPA:RF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Eurazeo
Eurazeo
With a diversified portfolio of over 5 billion euros in assets, Eurazeo is one of the leading listed investment companies in Europe. Its purpose and mission is to identify, accelerate and enhance the transformation potential of the companies in which it invests.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$5,100.86
EBITDA ($mm)
$709.25
EBIT ($mm)
$247.35
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: XTRA:AR4
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Aurelius AG
Aurelius AG
Aurelius Group is a pan-European asset manager with offices in Munich, London, Stockholm, and Madrid. Aurelius has grown from a local turnaround investor to an international multi-asset manager investing in a wide range of sectors and across the capital structure.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$4,131.43
EBITDA ($mm)
($165.89)
EBIT ($mm)
($264.57)
Net Income ($mm)
$279.98
Employees
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Ticker: RTOBF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ratos AB
Ratos AB
Ratos is a private equity company that invests in Nordic companies where their core expertise as a professional, active and responsible owner over time creates good value growth. Added value is created in connection with acquisition, development and divestment of these primarily unlisted companies.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$2,530.41
EBITDA ($mm)
$141.89
EBIT ($mm)
$80.55
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: SIVB
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Silicon Valley Bank
Silicon Valley Bank helps innovative companies and their investors move bold ideas forward, fast. They provide a full range of financial services to companies of all sizes in innovation centers around the world.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$2,387.31
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$824.79
Employees
2836
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Ticker: RCAP
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
RCS Capital
RCS Capital
RCS Capital is an investment firm expressly focused on the retail investor. They are engaged in the wholesale distribution, investment banking and capital markets businesses, and a research business focused on alternative investments.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$1,329.83
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
$53.90
Employees
1467
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Ticker:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Oaktree Capital Management, LLC
Oaktree Capital Management, LLC
Oaktree is a leader among global investment managers specializing in alternative investments. They emphasize an opportunistic, value-oriented and risk-controlled approach to investments in distressed debt, corporate debt, control investing, convertible securities, real estate and listed equities.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$1,315.17
EBITDA ($mm)
$357.51
EBIT ($mm)
$331.49
Net Income ($mm)
$224.77
Employees
0
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Ticker: NYSE:ARES
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ares Management, L.P.
Ares Management, L.P.
Ares Management, L.P. is a publicly traded, leading global alternative asset manager. Ares has adhered to a disciplined investment philosophy that focuses on delivering strong risk-adjusted investment returns throughout market cycles.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$1,169.57
EBITDA ($mm)
$175.35
EBIT ($mm)
$148.18
Net Income ($mm)
$61.02
Employees
0
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