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closed 4/14/2021 via BNC Analysis

Infoniqa, purchased Swiss Business from The Sage Group plc.

synopsis: The Infoniqa Group, a specialist for HR software and services, has acquired the Swiss arm of Sage, Sage Schweiz AG. Sage is a global market leader for technology that helps businesses of all sizes manage everything from money to people.
buyer parent: Elvaston Capital Management GmbH
buyer: Infoniqa
As a specialist for HR software and services, Infoniqa provides solutions for human resources management, personnel accounting, time management and outsourcing. "
seller: The Sage Group plc. (LSE:SGE:$1,846.00)
Sage is a global market leader for technology that helps businesses of all sizes manage everything from money to people. They accomplish this via Sage Business Cloud, a business management solution comprising Accounting, Sage Intacct, Enterprise Management, People & Payroll, and Payments & Banking.
price ($mm)
$54
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$32
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closed 11/3/2022 via BusinessWire

Bill.com, acquired Finmark

synopsis: BILL, a leader in financial automation software for small and midsize businesses (SMBs), has acquired Finmark, a leading financial planning software provider that simplifies financial planning and cash flow insights for SMBs.
buyer: Bill.com (:$641.96)
Bill.com is a leading provider of cloud-based software that simplifies, digitizes, and automates back-office financial processes for small and mid-sized businesses. Bill.com's AI-enabled financial software platform provides an intelligent way to create and pay bills, send invoices, and get paid. "
target: Finmark
Finmark is a leading financial planning software provider that simplifies financial planning and cash flow insights for SMBs. Finmark’s intuitive financial planning solution makes it easy for SMBs to analyze their business holistically, turn insights into decisions, and forecast with confidence.
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closed 10/12/2022 via BNC Analysis

Pepperbay, acquired B-Appli

synopsis: Pepperbay, a software publisher and developer in France, has acquired B-Appli, a French provider of SaaS solutions. B-Appli helps small and medium-sized businesses to more efficiently manage their business. They offer software solutions for ERP, CRM, warehouse management, business process management, and more.
buyer: Pepperbay
Pepperbay is a software publisher and developer in France. Pepperbay helps businesses to develop innovative software solutions that are tailored to their needs. They also offer solutions for international commodity trading, CRM, loan management, and property management. "
target: B-Appli
B-Appli is a French provider of SaaS solutions. B-Appli helps small and medium-sized businesses to more efficiently manage their business. They offer software solutions for ERP, CRM, warehouse management, business process management, and more.
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closed 10/5/2022 via BNC Analysis

OWNA Corp Pty Ltd, acquired Saasu Pty Limited

synopsis: Online accounting software provider Saasu has been acquired by Owna, a childcare management software provider and the operator of the erly Workr management platform. Saasu is an online accounting software provider designed and made in Australia for Aussie small businesses.
buyer: OWNA Corp Pty Ltd
Owna is a childcare management software provider and the operator of the erly Workr management platform. The #1 Childcare Software in Australia, Owna's all-in-one CCMS has everything needed for childcare management. "
target: Saasu Pty Limited
Saasu is an online accounting software provider designed and made in Australia for Aussie small businesses. Saasu provides Invoicing, expenses, cashflow forecasts, inventory, bank connection and single touch payroll all from $20 per month.
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announced 9/3/2022 via Company Press Release

Exact Holding N.V., will acquire Weclapp GmbH

synopsis: Exact, a leading provider of business and accounting software, will acquire weclapp from 3U Holding, an investment holding company in Germany. weclapp is a leading cloud ERP and CRM platform in the DACH region. weclapp simplifies the day-to-day work of small and medium sized companies with modern software.
buyer parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts
buyer: Exact Holding N.V. (EXACT:$199.46)
Exact is a leading provider of business and accounting software. Exact’s mid-market enterprise resource planning (“ERP”) solutions are used by over 18,500 mid-sized firms. The company’s integrated software suite includes Financial Management, Logistics, CRM, HR and Payroll. "
target parent: 3U Holding AG
target: Weclapp GmbH
weclapp is a leading cloud ERP and CRM platform in the DACH region. weclapp simplifies the day-to-day work of small and medium sized companies with modern software. Their platform enables teams to intelligently control all of their important business processes in one place.
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$161*
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closed 8/12/2022 via BNC Analysis

Float Africa, acquired Accounteer

synopsis: Float, a provider of next-gen financial software and credit products for SMBs in Africa, has acquired Accounteer, a cloud accounting platform for small businesses in Nigeria. Accounteer empowers businesses to be in control of their finances. Their platform allows users to create invoices, track expenses and follow up on their finances with ease.
buyer: Float Africa
Float is a provider of next-gen financial software and credit products for small and medium-sized businesses in Africa. Float provides businesses with an easy way to boost their cashflow. Their cloud solution combines credit, business payments, and financial management into one powerful platform. "
target: Accounteer
Accounteer is a cloud accounting platform for small businesses in Nigeria. Accounteer empowers business owners to be in control of their finances, without requiring them to be financial wizards. Their platform allows users to create invoices, track expenses and follow up on their finances with ease.
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closed 7/6/2022 via BNC Analysis

Calvin Seng, acquired Grandeur Pinnacle

synopsis: Calvin Seng Co, an online marketing and web solutions company in Singapore, has acquired Grandeur Pinnacle, a leading provider of cloud-based ERP solutions in Singapore. Grandeur Pinnacle helps SMBs to boost their competitiveness. Their software enables users to enhance their business processes at minimal cost and operate more efficiently.
buyer: Calvin Seng
Calvin Seng is an online marketing and web solutions company in Singapore. Calvin Seng helps businesses to drive more sales and bring business online. They create websites, content, apps, and SEO campaigns that are simple, clean and focused on results. "
target: Grandeur Pinnacle
Grandeur Pinnacle is a leading provider of cloud-based ERP solutions in Singapore. Grandeur Pinnacle helps small and medium-sized enterprises to boost their competitiveness. Their software enables users to enhance their business processes at minimal cost and operate more efficiently.
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announced 6/30/2022 via GlobeNewswire

Talenom Oyj, will acquire Nomo

synopsis: Talenom Plc has agreed to acquire the platform business called Nomo in an asset deal. Nomo operates from Barcelona, Spain, and its business operations cover the entire country. Nomo is a comprehensive service platform that combines all services and tools involved in managing the business, accounts, invoicing, taxation, and finances.
buyer: Talenom Oyj (HLSE:TNOM:$86.13)
Based in Finland, Talenom is an agile and progressive accounting firm established in 1972. Their business idea is to make daily life easier for entrepreneurs with the easiest-to-use digital tools on the market and highly automated services. "
target: Nomo
Based in Barcelona, Spain, Nomo is a comprehensive service platform that combines all services and tools involved in managing the business, accounts, invoicing, taxation, and finances of self-employed people, freelancers and SMEs through a subscription model.
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closed 5/25/2022 via Company Press Release

Björn Lundén, acquired KING Software

synopsis: Björn Lundén, a provider of accounting and financial software solutions in Sweden, has acquired KING Software from Main Capital Partners, a Dutch software investor. KING Software is a provider of accounting and ERP software for SMEs in the Netherlands. Their product suite features solutions for accounting, tax, ERP, warehouse management, and more.
buyer: Björn Lundén
Björn Lundén is a leading provider of accounting and financial software solutions in Sweden. Björn Lundén enables SMEs to run their business more efficiently. They offer solutions for accounting, payroll, tax returns, invoicing, annual reporting, and more. "
target parent: Main Capital Partners BV
target: KING Software
KING Software is a leading provider of accounting and ERP software in the Netherlands. KING Software helps small and medium sized businesses to simplify and streamline their administrative processes. Their product suite features solutions for accounting, tax, ERP, warehouse management, and more.
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announced 5/11/2022 via BNC Analysis

freee, will acquire Mikatus

synopsis: freee, a provider of cloud-based accounting software solutions in Japan, will acquire Mikatus, a leading provider of tax and accounting software in Japan. Mikatus provides cloud-based solutions to help SMEs better manage their taxes. Their all-in-one platform provides solutions for accounting, tax, and payroll management.
buyer: freee
freee is a provider of cloud-based accounting software solutions in Japan. freee enables small businesses to efficiently manage and optimize their tax and daily accounting processes. They also offer products for payroll, project management, ERP, and more. "
target: Mikatus
Mikatus is a leading provider of tax and accounting software in Japan. Mikatus provides cloud-based solutions to help SMEs better manage their taxes. Their all-in-one platform provides solutions for accounting, tax, and payroll management.
price ($mm)
$16
rev ($mm)
$6
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.8x
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/24/2022 via Company Press Release

FOG Software Group, acquired Commerce Sync

synopsis: FOG Software Group (“FOG”), an operating group of Vela Software, and Constellation Software Inc., is pleased to announce the acquisition of Commerce Sync, developers of software that automates accounting for small- and medium-sized businesses.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: FOG Software Group
FOG Software Group is a division of Vela Software and Constellation Software, Inc. The companies acquire, manage, and build software companies in a variety of vertical markets. FOG helps their acquired companies improve operations, grow through organic initiatives, and seek additional acquisitions. "
target: Commerce Sync
Commerce Sync provides technology that automates accounting for thousands of small and medium sized businesses (SMBs). By eliminating manual data entry, the company helps business owners realize valuable time savings, increase accuracy, and get complete visibility into their accounting.
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closed 10/5/2021 via GlobeNewswire

The Sage Group plc., acquired GoProposal

synopsis: Sage, the market leader for cloud business management solutions, has acquired GoProposal, a U.K.-based provider of proposal management software for small and mid-sized accountancy firms.
buyer: The Sage Group plc. (LSE:SGE:$1,846.00)
Sage is a global market leader for technology that helps businesses of all sizes manage everything from money to people. They accomplish this via Sage Business Cloud, a business management solution comprising Accounting, Sage Intacct, Enterprise Management, People & Payroll, and Payments & Banking. "
target: GoProposal
Founded in 2016, GoProposal is dedicated to helping accounting and bookkeeping businesses in the U.K., U.S., Canada and Australia grow more profitably by providing a complete client onboarding system, focused on automated pricing, proposal, and engagement letter solutions.
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announced 9/10/2021 via PR Newswire

Aquiline Capital Partners, will acquire Quicken Inc.

synopsis: Aquiline Capital Partners LLC, a New York- and London-based private investment firm, will acquire a majority stake in Quicken Inc., maker of America's best-selling personal finance software. The investment from Aquiline will help Quicken continue to deliver on its mission of helping people lead healthier financial lives.
buyer: Aquiline Capital Partners
Aquiline Capital Partners, founded in 2005, is a private investment firm based in New York and London investing in companies across financial services and technology, business services, and healthcare industries. The firm had $6.9 billion in assets under management as of June 30, 2021. "
target parent: H.I.G. Capital
target: Quicken Inc.
Quicken is the best-selling personal finance software in the U.S. For over 30 years, more than 17 million customers have relied on Quicken to help them take control of their finances.
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closed 8/4/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Dext, acquired Greenback

synopsis: Dext, a leading accounting software provider, has acquired Greenback, an accounting automation software solution. Greenback automatically fetch sales & expense transactions from top retailers, payment platforms & seller marketplaces. Their software helps small businesses and e-commerce stores to automate accounting and keep track of their expenses.
buyer parent: HgCapital
buyer: Dext
Dext makes accountants, bookkeepers and the businesses they advise more productive, profitable and powerful through better data and insights. Dext puts powerful tools at your fingertips for real-time and accurate insights to help your firm be more productive and more profitable. "
target: Greenback
Greenback is an accounting automation software solution. Greenback automatically fetch sales & expense transactions from top retailers, payment platforms & seller marketplaces. Their software helps small businesses and e-commerce stores to automate accounting and keep track of their expenses.
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closed 6/17/2021 via Company Press Release

Visma Advantage, acquired Holded

synopsis: Visma, a leading provider cloud business solutions in Europe, has acquired Holded, a leading provider of cloud ERP and accounting software in Spain. Holded offers a smart business management software solution that makes life easier for small businesses. Their software features solutions for accounting, invoicing, inventory, CRM, and more.
buyer: Visma Advantage
Visma is the leading provider of business software and business processes for accounting & payroll in Europe. The group comprises five business areas which are Visma Software, Visma BPO Accounting & Payroll, Visma Procurement & Collecting, Visma Retail and Visma System Development & Integration. "
target: Holded
Holded is a leading provider of cloud ERP and accounting software in Spain. Holded offers a smart business management software solution that makes life easier for small businesses. Their software features solutions for accounting, invoicing, inventory, CRM, and more.
price ($mm)
$145
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closed 3/31/2021 via Company Press Release

The Sage Group plc., acquired TaskSheriff Ltd.

synopsis: Sage, the market leader for cloud business management solutions, has acquired Task Sheriff, an AI-based SaaS technology start-up based in Tel Aviv, Israel. Task Sheriff automates the accounting process for small business and bookkeepers by using AI and machine learning to accurately capture and integrate key data from financial documents.
buyer: The Sage Group plc. (LSE:SGE:$1,846.00)
Sage is a global market leader for technology that helps businesses of all sizes manage everything from money to people. They accomplish this via Sage Business Cloud, a business management solution comprising Accounting, Sage Intacct, Enterprise Management, People & Payroll, and Payments & Banking. "
target: TaskSheriff Ltd.
Task Sheriff is an AI-based SaaS technology start-up based in Tel Aviv, Israel. Task Sheriff automates the accounting process for small business and bookkeepers by using AI and machine learning to accurately capture and integrate key data from financial documents.
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closed 1/29/2021 via BusinessWire

FleetCor Technologies, Inc., acquired Roger.ai, Inc.

synopsis: FLEETCOR Technologies, Inc., a leading global business payments company, announced it has acquired Roger, a global accounts payable (AP) cloud software platform for small businesses.
buyer: FleetCor Technologies, Inc. (FLT:$3,014.35)
FLEETCOR Technologies is a leading global provider of commercial payment solutions. The Company helps businesses of all sizes better control, simplify and secure payment of their fuel, toll, lodging and general payables. "
target: Roger.ai, Inc.
Roger is an accounts payable automation platform for small-and-medium-sized businesses. Automated B2B payments, expense management and automated accounting come together in one effortless platform, helping their customers take manual work out of their day-to-day workflow.
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closed 1/27/2021 via BNC Analysis

Locaweb, acquired ConnectPlug

synopsis: Locaweb, a Brazilian provider of web hosting services, has acquired ConnectPlug, a provider of SaaS-based point of sale systems (POS) for SMEs in Brazil. ConnectPlug offers a complete POS system that features solutions for table service and self service. Their platform also provides ERP solutions that allow users to manage their entire company.
buyer: Locaweb (BOVESPA:LWSA3:$158.38)
Locaweb offers hosting services for Website and Web pages in Brazil. It offers infrastructure as a service, including cloud servers, physical servers and data center services; and platform as a service that include Website hosting, hosting in cloud, domain and other services. "
target: ConnectPlug
ConnectPlug is a provider of SaaS-based point of sale systems (POS) for SMEs in Brazil. ConnectPlug offers a complete POS management system that features solutions for table service and self service. Their platform also provides ERP solutions that allow users to manage their entire company.
price ($mm)
$3.42
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announced 12/23/2020 via Company Press Release

Access Group, will purchase Asia and Australia Business from The Sage Group plc.

synopsis: Sage has entered into an agreement for the sale of its businesses in Asia and Australia (excluding global products) with The Access Group. Sage is a global market leader for technology that helps businesses of all sizes manage everything from money to people.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Access Group
Access is a leading provider of business software to the UK mid-market. Their portfolio of solutions includes ERP, finance, HR, Payroll, recruitment, warehousing, business intelligence, professional service automation, manufacturing, and more. "
seller: The Sage Group plc. (LSE:SGE:$1,846.00)
Sage is a global market leader for technology that helps businesses of all sizes manage everything from money to people. They accomplish this via Sage Business Cloud, a business management solution comprising Accounting, Sage Intacct, Enterprise Management, People & Payroll, and Payments & Banking.
price ($mm)
$128
rev ($mm)
$65
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.0x
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announced 11/20/2020 via PR Newswire

Leonard Green & Partners, L.P., will acquire ECi Software Solutions

synopsis: ECI Software Solutions, a leader in cloud-based business management software solutions for small and medium sized companies, announced that Leonard Green & Partners will acquire a majority stake in the company from funds advised by Apax Partners and The Carlyle Group.
buyer: Leonard Green & Partners, L.P.
Leonard Green & Partners, L.P. (“LGP”) is a leading private equity investment firm founded in 1989 and based in Los Angeles. Their firm partners with experienced management teams and often with founders to invest in market-leading companies. "
target parent: Apax Partners
target: ECi Software Solutions
ECI Software Solutions provides industry-specific business software solutions and services, focusing on cloud-based technologies. For 30+ years, ECI has served small to medium-sized manufacturing, wholesale/retail distribution, building and construction, and field service organizations.
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closed 10/19/2022 via Company Press Release

The Sage Group plc., acquired Spherics

synopsis: Sage, the leader in accounting, financial, HR and payroll technology for small and mid-sized businesses (SMBs), has completed the acquisition of Spherics, a carbon accounting solution to help businesses easily understand and reduce their environmental impact.
buyer: The Sage Group plc. (LSE:SGE:$1,846.00)
Sage is a global market leader for technology that helps businesses of all sizes manage everything from money to people. They accomplish this via Sage Business Cloud, a business management solution comprising Accounting, Sage Intacct, Enterprise Management, People & Payroll, and Payments & Banking. "
target: Spherics
Spherics, based in Bristol, UK, has built and owns a software platform that quickly and clearly measures an organisation's carbon emissions, including those of its suppliers, using analysis of existing data held in the client organisation’s accounting software.
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announced 8/16/2022 via BusinessWire

The Sage Group plc., will acquire Lockstep Network

synopsis: The Sage Group plc, the global leader in accounting, financial, HR, and payroll technology for small and mid-sized businesses, will acquire Lockstep, the leader in connecting the world’s accounting teams. The acquisition brings the resources of Sage to Lockstep to accelerate the pursuit of automating accounting workflows between companies.
buyer: The Sage Group plc. (LSE:SGE:$1,846.00)
Sage is a global market leader for technology that helps businesses of all sizes manage everything from money to people. They accomplish this via Sage Business Cloud, a business management solution comprising Accounting, Sage Intacct, Enterprise Management, People & Payroll, and Payments & Banking. "
target: Lockstep Network
Lockstep connects the world’s accounting teams to help them work better together. The pioneer in Connected Accounting, Lockstep develops tools and platforms for fintech developers and accounting teams to automate workflows between the accounting systems that are at the heart of all businesses.
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closed 5/12/2022 via Company Press Release

The Sage Group plc., acquired Futrli Ltd

synopsis: Sage, the leader in accounting, financial, HR, and payroll technology for small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), announced it has completed the acquisition of Futrli, the UK’s premier cash flow forecasting software solution for SMBs and accountants.
buyer: The Sage Group plc. (LSE:SGE:$1,846.00)
Sage is a global market leader for technology that helps businesses of all sizes manage everything from money to people. They accomplish this via Sage Business Cloud, a business management solution comprising Accounting, Sage Intacct, Enterprise Management, People & Payroll, and Payments & Banking. "
target: Futrli Ltd
Futrli is the UK’s premier cash flow forecasting software solution for SMBs and accountants. Futrli provides a critical tool for SMBs to maintain healthier cash flows to grow their business and reach their potential.
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closed 4/22/2022 via GlobeNewswire

The Sage Group plc., acquired MAS Integrated Solutions

synopsis: Sage, the leader in accounting, financial, HR, and payroll technology for SMBs, announced the acquisition of Mateo cloud savings and loan software from MAS Integrated Solutions. MAS Integrated Solutions, through Mateo, is a leading advisor helping Roman Catholic diocesan organizations to digitally transform their finances.
buyer: The Sage Group plc. (LSE:SGE:$1,846.00)
Sage is a global market leader for technology that helps businesses of all sizes manage everything from money to people. They accomplish this via Sage Business Cloud, a business management solution comprising Accounting, Sage Intacct, Enterprise Management, People & Payroll, and Payments & Banking. "
target: MAS Integrated Solutions
MAS Integrated Solutions' mission is to develop solutions to help their clients integrate important business applications with cloud based accounting software. MAS Integrated Solutions is a leading advisor helping Roman Catholic diocesan organizations to digitally transform their finances.
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announced 12/21/2021 via GlobeNewswire

The Sage Group plc., will acquire BrightPearl

synopsis: The Sage Group plc, the leader in accounting, financial, HR and payroll technology for small and mid-sized businesses, announced that it has agreed to acquire Brightpearl, a cloud native multichannel retail management system for retailers and wholesalers.
buyer: The Sage Group plc. (LSE:SGE:$1,846.00)
Sage is a global market leader for technology that helps businesses of all sizes manage everything from money to people. They accomplish this via Sage Business Cloud, a business management solution comprising Accounting, Sage Intacct, Enterprise Management, People & Payroll, and Payments & Banking. "
target parent: Verdane Capital
target: BrightPearl
UK-based Brightpearl is a retail operations platform for retailers and wholesalers. The company’s complete back-office solution includes financial management, inventory and sales order management, purchasing and supplier management, CRM, fulfillment, warehouse, and logistics.
price ($mm)
$299
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$27
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11.1x
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closed 10/5/2021 via GlobeNewswire

The Sage Group plc., acquired GoProposal

synopsis: Sage, the market leader for cloud business management solutions, has acquired GoProposal, a U.K.-based provider of proposal management software for small and mid-sized accountancy firms.
buyer: The Sage Group plc. (LSE:SGE:$1,846.00)
Sage is a global market leader for technology that helps businesses of all sizes manage everything from money to people. They accomplish this via Sage Business Cloud, a business management solution comprising Accounting, Sage Intacct, Enterprise Management, People & Payroll, and Payments & Banking. "
target: GoProposal
Founded in 2016, GoProposal is dedicated to helping accounting and bookkeeping businesses in the U.K., U.S., Canada and Australia grow more profitably by providing a complete client onboarding system, focused on automated pricing, proposal, and engagement letter solutions.
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closed 4/14/2021 via BNC Analysis

Infoniqa, purchased Swiss Business from The Sage Group plc.

synopsis: The Infoniqa Group, a specialist for HR software and services, has acquired the Swiss arm of Sage, Sage Schweiz AG. Sage is a global market leader for technology that helps businesses of all sizes manage everything from money to people.
buyer parent: Elvaston Capital Management GmbH
buyer: Infoniqa
As a specialist for HR software and services, Infoniqa provides solutions for human resources management, personnel accounting, time management and outsourcing. "
seller: The Sage Group plc. (LSE:SGE:$1,846.00)
Sage is a global market leader for technology that helps businesses of all sizes manage everything from money to people. They accomplish this via Sage Business Cloud, a business management solution comprising Accounting, Sage Intacct, Enterprise Management, People & Payroll, and Payments & Banking.
price ($mm)
$54
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$32
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closed 3/31/2021 via Company Press Release

The Sage Group plc., acquired TaskSheriff Ltd.

synopsis: Sage, the market leader for cloud business management solutions, has acquired Task Sheriff, an AI-based SaaS technology start-up based in Tel Aviv, Israel. Task Sheriff automates the accounting process for small business and bookkeepers by using AI and machine learning to accurately capture and integrate key data from financial documents.
buyer: The Sage Group plc. (LSE:SGE:$1,846.00)
Sage is a global market leader for technology that helps businesses of all sizes manage everything from money to people. They accomplish this via Sage Business Cloud, a business management solution comprising Accounting, Sage Intacct, Enterprise Management, People & Payroll, and Payments & Banking. "
target: TaskSheriff Ltd.
Task Sheriff is an AI-based SaaS technology start-up based in Tel Aviv, Israel. Task Sheriff automates the accounting process for small business and bookkeepers by using AI and machine learning to accurately capture and integrate key data from financial documents.
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announced 12/23/2020 via Company Press Release

Access Group, will purchase Asia and Australia Business from The Sage Group plc.

synopsis: Sage has entered into an agreement for the sale of its businesses in Asia and Australia (excluding global products) with The Access Group. Sage is a global market leader for technology that helps businesses of all sizes manage everything from money to people.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Access Group
Access is a leading provider of business software to the UK mid-market. Their portfolio of solutions includes ERP, finance, HR, Payroll, recruitment, warehousing, business intelligence, professional service automation, manufacturing, and more. "
seller: The Sage Group plc. (LSE:SGE:$1,846.00)
Sage is a global market leader for technology that helps businesses of all sizes manage everything from money to people. They accomplish this via Sage Business Cloud, a business management solution comprising Accounting, Sage Intacct, Enterprise Management, People & Payroll, and Payments & Banking.
price ($mm)
$128
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$65
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announced 12/16/2020 via Company Press Release

Mid Europa Partners LLP, will acquire Sage SP z o.o.

synopsis: Mid Europa Partners, the leading private equity investor in Central and Eastern Europe, announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Sage Sp. z o.o. from The Sage Group plc. Sage Sp. z o.o. is a leader in cloud business management solutions for SMEs in Poland, operating under the well-recognised "Symfonia" brand
buyer: Mid Europa Partners LLP
Mid Europa is one of the most established independent private equity firms exclusively focused on Central and Eastern Europe. The Firm offers access to the attractive growth opportunity in the Region, representing the fastest growing economies in Europe. "
target parent: The Sage Group plc.
target: Sage SP z o.o.
Sage Sp. z o.o. is a leader in cloud business management solutions for SMEs in Poland, operating under the well-recognized "Symfonia" brand. The Company offers four best-in-class products (Symfonia 50Cloud, Symfonia ERP, Symfonia Kadry i Płace One Payroll and Symfonia Start) to a varied base.
price ($mm)
$88
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$28
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closed 5/29/2020 via Company Press Release

Onesys Limited, acquired Sage Coretime

synopsis: UK-based Onesys, a supplier of software solutions for businesses, has acquired Sage Coretime, an online timesheet product. Sage Coretime is a leading software product in the Professional Services Automation arena, allowing simple deployment and powerful control of people-based businesses running projects and controlling time.
buyer: Onesys Limited
UK-based Onesys supplies software solutions for new, small, or growing businesses, including Accounts, Payroll, and Forecasting as well as to medium to large businesses requiring advanced accounting, Customer Relationship Management, and Enterprise Resource Planning solutions. "
target parent: The Sage Group plc.
target: Sage Coretime
Sage Coretime is online timesheet software that is quick and easy to use and can be accessed anytime, anywhere, so both office-based staff and staff working remotely have easy access. It gives users complete project visibility and accurate, real-time data to help manage projects effectively.
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closed 11/28/2019 via Company Press Release

The Sage Group plc., acquired CakeHR

synopsis: Sage, a global market leader for business technology, has acquired London-based CakeHR, a native cloud solution that simplifies and automates HR tasks for small businesses, helping them drive productivity. The acquisition builds out Sage Business Cloud, boosting Sage’s native cloud offering for small businesses, and advancing its SaaS vision.
buyer: The Sage Group plc. (LSE:SGE:$1,846.00)
Sage is a global market leader for technology that helps businesses of all sizes manage everything from money to people. They accomplish this via Sage Business Cloud, a business management solution comprising Accounting, Sage Intacct, Enterprise Management, People & Payroll, and Payments & Banking. "
target: CakeHR
CakeHR is a UK based HR software company that streamlines human resource management. CakeHR provides cloud services that drive productivity and create transparency, including leave management, automation of the joining and leaving process, management of expenses approvals, and paying employees.
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announced 11/18/2019 via BusinessWire

Elavon, will acquire Sage Pay Europe Limited

synopsis: Elavon, a global merchant acquirer, will acquire Sage Pay, the UK’s leading independent payment service provider. The acquisition is part of Elavon’s strategy to help its business customers grow as the global economy becomes more digital, and as businesses look to streamline their operations with software that includes payments capabilities.
buyer parent: U.S. Bancorp
buyer: Elavon
Elavon is a leading global payments company with more than 4,300 employees and operations in 10 countries. Elavon provides businesses with the technology needed to accept payments from customers, whether they are shopping in stores, at home or on the go. "
target parent: The Sage Group plc.
target: Sage Pay Europe Limited
Sage Pay is the UK’s leading independent payment service provider (PSP) and is one of the most trusted payment brands. Sage Pay makes the process of accepting payments online, over the phone, or in person simpler, faster, safer, and more profitable for businesses.
price ($mm)
$301
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/27/2019 via Company Press Release

The Sage Group plc., acquired AutoEntry

synopsis: Sage, a global market leader in cloud business management solutions, today announced it has acquired the Dublin-based AutoEntry, a leading provider of data entry automation for accountants, bookkeepers, and businesses. The acquisition accelerates Sage’s goal to become a quality SaaS company and follows a successful two-year partnership.
buyer: The Sage Group plc. (LSE:SGE:$1,846.00)
Sage is a global market leader for technology that helps businesses of all sizes manage everything from money to people. They accomplish this via Sage Business Cloud, a business management solution comprising Accounting, Sage Intacct, Enterprise Management, People & Payroll, and Payments & Banking. "
target: AutoEntry
Ireland-based AutoEntry is an intelligent, automated solution developed by OCRex for accountants, bookkeepers, and Small-to-Medium Enterprises. AutoEntry captures and analyses scanned and photographed paper documents, automating data entry into a user’s accounting software, Excel, or CSV.
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closed 9/18/2019 via BNC Analysis

Softland Ltda, acquired Balcony Software

synopsis: Softland, a leading company in ERP-type solutions in Latin America, announced the acquisition of Balcony Software, an Argentine company that develops and implements a solution that connects and manages the operation of “Marketplaces” with business management systems (ERP's).
buyer parent: The Sage Group plc.
buyer: Softland Ltda
Softland is a company founded in 1982, and a leader in the area of ​​software solutions for business management in Latin America. Softland offers ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) management systems for small, medium and large companies. "
target: Balcony Software
Balcony Software is an Argentine company that develops and implements a solution that connects and manages the operation of “Marketplaces” with business management systems (ERP's).
price ($mm)
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closed 9/12/2018 via Company Press Release

Sage Intacct, acquired Budgeta Inc.

synopsis: Sage announced the launch of Sage Intacct Budgeting and Planning, stemming from its acquisition of Budgeta. Budgeta makes it easy to build, collaborate, and share accurate budgets and forecasts. With Budgeta, everyone has access to fresh, reliable data - making it easier to drill deeper, ask more, and share easily.
buyer parent: The Sage Group plc.
buyer: Sage Intacct
Sage Intacct is 100% invested in meeting the needs of financial professionals, focused on customer success, and committed to the cloud. Thousands of organizations rely on Sage Intacct’s best-in-class cloud ERP software, which is part of the Sage Business Cloud. "
target: Budgeta Inc.
Budgeta makes it easy to build, collaborate, and share accurate budgets and forecasts. With Budgeta, everyone has access to fresh, reliable data - making it easier to drill deeper, ask more, and share easily - all without the need for IT support or hiring additional dedicated analysts.
price ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
announced 7/26/2017 via Company Press Release

The Sage Group plc., will acquire Intacct Corporation

synopsis: The Sage Group plc announces that it has agreed to acquire Intacct Corporation (“Intacct”), a leading provider of cloud Financial Management Solutions in North America. Intacct is headquartered in San Jose, CA, and serves thousands of businesses in the North American scale-up and enterprise markets, both directly and through a network of partners.
buyer: The Sage Group plc. (LSE:SGE:$1,846.00)
Sage is the market and technology leader for integrated accounting, payroll and payment systems. Sage helps drive business builders with the most intelligent and flexible cloud-enabled software, support and advice to manage everything from money to people. "
target: Intacct Corporation
Intacct Corporation (“Intacct”) is a leading provider of cloud Financial Management Solutions. Intacct provides solutions targeted at growing businesses looking for rich financial and operational insight, process automation, seamless integration with their existing software, and advanced features.
price ($mm)
$807
rev ($mm)
$88
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
9.7x
EV / EBITDA
announced 6/2/2017 via PR Newswire

GTCR, LLC, will acquire Sage Payment Solutions

synopsis: GTCR, a leading private equity firm, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Sage Payment Solutions, Inc., a leading provider of payment processing and merchant acquiring solutions in North America.
buyer: GTCR, LLC
GTCR is a leading private equity firm focused on investing in growth companies in the Financial Services & Technology, Healthcare, Technology, Media & Telecommunications and Growth Business Services industries. GTCR has invested more than $12 billion in over 200 companies. "
target parent: The Sage Group plc.
target: Sage Payment Solutions
Sage Payment Solutions, Inc. is a leading provider of payment processing and merchant acquiring solutions in North America. SPS provides credit card, ACH, check, gift and loyalty card processing services to small and medium-sized businesses in the United States and Canada.
price ($mm)
$260
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/27/2017 via BNC Analysis

Syska, acquired Syska

synopsis: Syska is once again independent after completing a management buyout. Angelika Benes, Managing Director of Syska, acquired the company from its parent, Sage. Founded in 1992, Syska is a Karlsuhe, Germany-based provider of accounting software for small and medium-sized companies.
buyer: Syska
Syska GmbH, headquartered in Karlsruhe, Germany, specializes in the development of accounting software for small and medium-sized companies. Their user friendly accounting software is easy to use and can be integrated into existing IT environments. "
target parent: The Sage Group plc.
target: Syska
Syska GmbH, headquartered in Karlsruhe, Germany, specializes in the development of accounting software for small and medium-sized companies. Their user friendly accounting software is easy to use and can be integrated into existing IT environments.
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announced 3/30/2017 via Company Press Release

The Sage Group plc., will acquire Compass.co

synopsis: The Sage Group plc ("Sage") announces an agreement to acquire Compass, a highly innovative analytics and benchmarking platform, currently providing thousands of ecommerce businesses worldwide with unique and actionable insights to help them grow and improve their performance.
buyer: The Sage Group plc. (LSE:SGE:$1,846.00)
Sage is the market and technology leader for integrated accounting, payroll and payment systems, supporting the ambition of entrepreneurs and business builders. Sage helps drive business builders with the most intelligent and flexible cloud-enabled software, support and advice to manage everything. "
target: Compass.co
Compass is a highly innovative analytics and benchmarking platform, currently providing thousands of ecommerce businesses worldwide with unique and actionable insights to help them grow and improve their performance.
price ($mm)
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closed 4/14/2021 via BNC Analysis

Infoniqa, purchased Swiss Business from The Sage Group plc.

synopsis: The Infoniqa Group, a specialist for HR software and services, has acquired the Swiss arm of Sage, Sage Schweiz AG. Sage is a global market leader for technology that helps businesses of all sizes manage everything from money to people.
buyer parent: Elvaston Capital Management GmbH
buyer: Infoniqa
As a specialist for HR software and services, Infoniqa provides solutions for human resources management, personnel accounting, time management and outsourcing. "
seller: The Sage Group plc. (LSE:SGE:$1,846.00)
Sage is a global market leader for technology that helps businesses of all sizes manage everything from money to people. They accomplish this via Sage Business Cloud, a business management solution comprising Accounting, Sage Intacct, Enterprise Management, People & Payroll, and Payments & Banking.
price ($mm)
$54
rev ($mm)
$32
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.7x
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/24/2018 via Company Press Release

Elvaston Capital Management GmbH, acquired Infoniqa

synopsis: The investment company Elvaston has acquired the HR software specialist Infoniqa. The sellers in this transaction are the financial investor Cornerstone Capital, Infoniqa Holding GmbH and the management. Infoniqa provides solutions for human resources management, personnel accounting, time management and outsourcing.
buyer: Elvaston Capital Management GmbH
Elvaston is an entrepreneur-led private equity firm specialising in small to medium-sized companies located within the German-speaking region. Elvaston takes a straightforward, individual approach to guiding profitable companies operating in growth industries towards long-term value growth. "
target parent: Cornerstone Capital
target: Infoniqa
As a specialist for HR software and services, Infoniqa provides solutions for human resources management, personnel accounting, time management and outsourcing.
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closed 11/23/2022 via Company Press Release

Main Capital Partners BV, acquired TimePlan Software A/S

synopsis: Main Capital Partners is proud to announce the acquisition of a majority stake in TimePlan Software A/S, a leading provider of Workforce Management solutions.
buyer: Main Capital Partners BV
Netherlands-based Main Capital is a strategic investor with an exclusive focus on the software sector in the Benelux, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, and Nordics regions. Within this sector, Main Capital is the most specialized company in management buyouts and later-stage growth capital. "
target: TimePlan Software A/S
Founded in 1995 in Aalborg, TimePlan is an innovative Danish software vendor of Workforce Management solutions specializing in employee scheduling, time & attendance and HR administration.
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closed 11/21/2022 via BusinessWire

Deel, Inc., acquired PayGroup Ltd

synopsis: Deel has completed its acquisition of APAC-based payroll and HCM company PayGroup Limited. PayGroup is now part of Deel, a private San Francisco-based payroll company, and has been delisted from the Australian Stock Exchange.
buyer: Deel, Inc.
Deel is a leading global compliance and payroll solution that helps businesses hire anyone, anywhere. Deel’s technology offers unmatched payroll, HR, compliance, perks, benefits, and other capabilities needed to hire and manage a global team. "
target: PayGroup Ltd (PYG.ASX:$17.29)
PayGroup is an Australia-based provider of human capital management (HCM) services and solutions. PayGroup provides cloud-based payroll and workforce management solutions to multinational companies in the Asia Pacific region.
price ($mm)[EV]
$77 [$61]
rev ($mm)
$17
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
3.5x
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/9/2022 via Company Press Release

Visma Advantage, acquired Flex Applications

synopsis: Visma, a leading provider of mission-critical business software, has acquired Flex Applications, which develops tools and applications to manage travel expense reports, time sheets, schedule staff, and support business processes in HR and payroll. The company was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in Orebro, Sweden.
buyer: Visma Advantage
Norway-based Visma is a leading provider of mission-critical business software. The group comprises five business areas which are Visma Software, Visma BPO Accounting & Payroll, Visma Procurement & Collecting, Visma Retail and Visma System Development & Integration. "
target: Flex Applications
Flex Applications Sverige AB develops tools and applications to manage travel expense reports, time sheets, schedule staff, and support business processes in HR and payroll. The company was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in Orebro, Sweden.
price ($mm)
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closed 10/27/2022 via Company Press Release

SD Worx, acquired Intelligo Software Ltd.

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

K1 Investment Management, will acquire ELMO Cloud HR & Payroll

synopsis: K1 Investment Management, software-focused investment company, will acquire ELMO Software, a cloud-based HR & Payroll software provider based in Australia. ELMO Software provides technology to more than 1000 organizations, helping them to manage, engage, and inspire their people.
buyer: K1 Investment Management
K1 is a global investment firm that builds category-leading enterprise software companies. K1 partners with strong management teams of high-growth technology businesses to help them achieve successful outcomes. "
target: ELMO Cloud HR & Payroll (ASX:ELO:$59.48)
ELMO is Australia and New Zealand's only integrated cloud HR, payroll, and rostering/time and attendance solution that offers one vendor, one dashboard, and one user-experience. They provide technology to more than 1000 organizations, helping them to manage, engage, and inspire their people.
price ($mm)[EV]
$309 [$336]
rev ($mm)
$58
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
5.8x
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/12/2022 via PR Newswire

Businessolver, acquired Workterra

synopsis: Businessolver®, the market leader in SaaS-based benefits technology and services, announced it has acquired Workterra, a fully configurable, easy-to-use benefits administration and enrollment platform. Workterra's platform alleviates the complexities associated with benefits administration and compliance.
buyer: Businessolver
Since 1998, Businessolver has delivered market-changing benefits technology and services supported by an intrinsic responsiveness to client needs. Founded by HR professionals, Businessolver's unwavering service-oriented culture and secure SaaS platform provide measurable success in its mission. "
target parent: Apollo Global Management
target: Workterra
Workterra is a fully configurable, easy-to-use benefits administration and enrollment platform built to simplify the growing complexity of benefits for HR and employees. Leading employers, brokers and carriers choose Workterra for its unmatched flexibility, and robust reporting capabilities.
price ($mm)
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closed 10/5/2022 via BusinessWire

WayPoint Capital Partners, acquired Greenshades, Inc

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

MYOB Limited, acquired Flare

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

AD1 Holdings, will acquire Scout Talent Group

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

valU, acquired Paynas

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

Experian plc, acquired PayDashboard

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

Pave Inc., acquired Advanced-HR, Inc.

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

freee, will acquire Mikatus

synopsis: freee, a provider of cloud-based accounting software solutions in Japan, will acquire Mikatus, a leading provider of tax and accounting software in Japan. Mikatus provides cloud-based solutions to help SMEs better manage their taxes. Their all-in-one platform provides solutions for accounting, tax, and payroll management.
buyer: freee
freee is a provider of cloud-based accounting software solutions in Japan. freee enables small businesses to efficiently manage and optimize their tax and daily accounting processes. They also offer products for payroll, project management, ERP, and more. "
target: Mikatus
Mikatus is a leading provider of tax and accounting software in Japan. Mikatus provides cloud-based solutions to help SMEs better manage their taxes. Their all-in-one platform provides solutions for accounting, tax, and payroll management.
price ($mm)
$16
rev ($mm)
$6
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.8x
EV / EBITDA
announced 2/4/2022 via BNC Analysis

BusinessOn Communication Co Ltd, will acquire Shiftee Inc.

synopsis: BusinessOn Communication Co., Ltd agreed to acquire a 66.7% stake in Shiftee Inc. from Seungwon Shin and 9 others. Shiftee Inc. develops a human resource software solution for businesses in South Korea and internationally.
buyer: BusinessOn Communication Co Ltd (KOSDAQ:A138580:$25.88)
BusinessOn Communication Co Ltd is a SaaS company. The company provides services like electronic document distribution, electronic tax bill, integrated purchase management, electronic contract, purchase confirmation, default registration, online advertising services and other services. "
target: Shiftee Inc.
Shiftee Inc. develops a human resource software solution for businesses in South Korea and internationally. Its solution offers services in the areas of scheduling, attendance, leave management, workflow, and report and payroll. The company was founded in 2016 and is based in Seoul, South Korea.
price ($mm)
$22
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/2/2022 via Company Press Release

Zalaris ASA, acquired vyble GmbH

synopsis: Norway-based Zalaris, the provider of Payroll and HR Solutions that simplify work life and support creating sustainable businesses, has acquired vyble, a German provider of cloud-based payroll & HR management Software-as-a-Service solutions for the small and medium-sized enterprise market.
buyer: Zalaris ASA (OB:ZAL:$87.94)
Based in Norway, Zalaris is a leading provider of Human Capital Management (HCM) solutions, serving more than 1.5 million employees monthly. Zalaris simplifies HR and payroll administration, empowering businesses with useful information so that they can invest more in people. "
target: vyble GmbH
vyble is a German provider of cloud-based payroll and HR management solutions. The vyble suite of solutions include functionalities for employee master data and records, workforce management, recruiting, travel and expenses, benefits administration, and next generation payroll.
price ($mm)
$1.24
rev ($mm)
$1
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.1x
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/27/2021 via BNC Analysis

Cyberlux Corporation, acquired Kreatx SHPK

synopsis: Cyberlux Corporation, a trusted provider of Advanced Lighting Systems and Infrastructure Solutions, has acquired Kreatx SHPK, a developer of innovative software solutions in Albania. Kreatx provides efficient SaaS solutions for data management, E-Invoicing, CRM, digital archiving, document management, accounting, HR management and more.
buyer: Cyberlux Corporation (OTCPK:CYBL:$3.09)
Cyberlux Corporation is a trusted provider of Advanced Lighting Systems and Infrastructure Solutions for Military, Government and Commercial Organizations. Cyberlux produces light-weight, portable battery-powered advanced LED lighting systems for the Department of Defense. "
target: Kreatx SHPK
Kreatx is a developer of innovative software solutions in Albania. Kreatx provides efficient and accessible SaaS solutions for businesses in various industries. They offer software for data management, E-Invoicing, CRM, digital archiving, document management, accounting, HR management and more.
price ($mm)
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closed 12/8/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Ceridian Corporation, acquired AdamHCM

synopsis: Ceridian, a global leader in human capital management (HCM) technology, has acquired Mexico-based ADAM HCM, a leading payroll and HCM company serving customers in 33 countries across Central America, South America, and the Caribbean. This acquisition positions Ceridian as a leading HCM provider in Latin America.
buyer: Ceridian Corporation (:$964.90)
Ceridian is a global human capital management software company. Dayforce, their flagship cloud Human Capital Management (HCM) platform, provides human resources, payroll, benefits, workforce management, and talent management functionality. "
target: AdamHCM
Based in Mexico, ADAM HCM is a leading provider of payroll and human capital management (HCM) software and outsourcing services in Latin America and the Caribbean. The company’s core platform is designed to serve the multinational HR, workforce management, and payroll needs of global enterprises.
price ($mm)
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closed 11/19/2021 via Company Press Release

ADP, LLC, acquired Integrated Design, Inc.

synopsis: ADP, a global technology company providing human capital management (HCM) solutions, announced that it has acquired Integrated Design, Inc. (IDI) a software company delivering industry-specific HCM solutions aiming to simplify complex workforce data problems.
buyer: ADP, LLC (ADP:$15,367.00)
ADP LLC gives companies of every size the tools to help thrive. ADP helps businesses from payroll, benefits and regulatory compliance to talent management and analytics. ADP offers clients recruit-to-retire services and solutions that help them build the team that will take them into the future. "
target: Integrated Design, Inc.
Integrated Design, Inc. (IDI) is a software company delivering industry-specific HCM solutions aiming to simplify complex workforce data problems. IDI builds solutions that address complex payroll, HR reporting and compliance requirements that some industries face.
price ($mm)
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closed 11/3/2021 via Company Press Release

Carlyle Group, acquired CSS AG

synopsis: Global investment firm Carlyle announced that it has acquired a majority stake in CSS AG, a leading German business software provider with a focus on accounting, controlling and human resources (HR) software.
buyer: Carlyle Group (CG:$5,531.80)
Carlyle is a global investment firm with deep industry expertise that deploys private capital across three business segments: Global Private Equity, Global Credit, and Investment Solutions. Carlyle’s purpose is to invest wisely and create value on behalf of its investors and portfolio companies. "
target: CSS AG
CSS AG is a leading German business software provider with a focus on accounting, controlling and human resources (HR) software.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/27/2021 via BNC Analysis

Gusto, acquired RemoteTeam.com

synopsis: Gusto, a payroll, HR and benefits platform for small businesses, has acquired RemoteTeam,.com, an all-in-one Remote OS that powers remote teams operations. RemoteTeam offers a range of features to allow companies to hire remote employees. Their platform features management tools for time-tracking, compensation, compliance documents, and more.
buyer: Gusto
Gusto is a modern, online people platform that helps small businesses take care of their teams. In addition to full-service payroll, Gusto offers health insurance, 401(k)s, expert HR, employee self-onboarding, and team management tools. "
target: RemoteTeam.com
RemoteTeam.com is an all-in-one Remote OS that powers remote teams operations. RemoteTeam offers a range of features to allow companies to hire remote employees. Their platform features management tools for time-tracking, compensation management, compliance documents, and more.
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Ticker: LSE:SGE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The Sage Group plc.
The Sage Group plc.
Sage is the market and technology leader for integrated accounting, payroll and payment systems, supporting the ambition of entrepreneurs and business builders. Sage helps drive business builders with the most intelligent and flexible cloud-enabled software, support and advice to manage everything.
year
2022
rev ($mm)
$1,846.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$458.00
EBIT ($mm)
$371.00
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: ASX:XRO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Xero Limited
Xero Limited
Xero provides online accounting software and services for small to medium sized businesses. Its accounting system has a cashbook, automated daily bank feeds, invoicing, debtors, creditors, sales tax and reporting.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$644.37
EBITDA ($mm)
$24.81
EBIT ($mm)
$14.88
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
4187
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Ticker: ASX:RKN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Reckon Limited
Reckon Limited
Reckon Limited (RKN) is an Australian publicly listed company well known as a leading provider of software solutions for accounting and bookkeeping professionals, as well as small to medium sized businesses, small office/home office users and personal wealth management.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$54.95
EBITDA ($mm)
$9.52
EBIT ($mm)
$8.47
Net Income ($mm)
$5.93
Employees
118
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24SevenOffice
24SevenOffice
Based in Norway, 24SevenOffice offers a complete cloud-based ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) solution that provides everything small and medium-sized businesses and enterprise-sized businesses need to manage their operations in one integrated system.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$20.93
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.26)
EBIT ($mm)
($3.84)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
178
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Ticker: HLSE:LEMON
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lemonsoft
Lemonsoft
Lemonsoft is a Finnish software company that designs, develops and sells ERP software solutions. Lemonsoft provides cloud-based ERP solutions to SMBs in various industries to help them streamline their business processes and administration.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$17.34
EBITDA ($mm)
$4.96
EBIT ($mm)
$3.79
Net Income ($mm)
$2.29
Employees
158
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Bill.com
Bill.com is a leading provider of cloud-based software that simplifies, digitizes, and automates back-office financial processes for small and mid-sized businesses. Bill.com's AI-enabled financial software platform provides an intelligent way to create and pay bills, send invoices, and get paid.
year
2022
rev ($mm)
$641.96
EBITDA ($mm)
($225.61)
EBIT ($mm)
($313.12)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
2269
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Ticker: HUBS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
HubSpot, Inc.
HubSpot, Inc.
HubSpot is the world's leading inbound marketing and sales platform. Over 13,500 customers in more than 90 countries use HubSpot's software, services, and support to transform the way they attract, engage, and delight customers.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$817.15
EBITDA ($mm)
($31.49)
EBIT ($mm)
($50.82)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
3981
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Ticker: INTU
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Intuit, Inc.
Intuit, Inc.
Intuit is a leading provider of business and financial management solutions for small and mid-sized businesses, consumers and accounting professionals. Its flagship products and services, simplify small business management and payroll processing, personal finance, and tax preparation and filing.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$10,317.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$2,890.00
EBIT ($mm)
$2,517.00
Net Income ($mm)
$2,092.00
Employees
13500
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Ticker: DEXO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Thryv
Thryv
Thryv's flagship software includes everything small business owners need to manage their work, in a single package. With over 20 industry customizations and a fully mobile interface, technology previously reserved for big businesses is now at the fingertips of small business owners nationwide.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$1,115.87
EBITDA ($mm)
$326.50
EBIT ($mm)
$230.91
Net Income ($mm)
$206.29
Employees
2311
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Ticker: AIM:REDS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
SmartSpace Software Plc.
SmartSpace Software Plc.
SmartSpace Software is a UK-based provider of Software as a Service-based workplace software solutions. SmartSpace focuses on offering solutions to Small and Mid-size Enterprises and mid-market customers.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$8.26
EBITDA ($mm)
($3.44)
EBIT ($mm)
($4.45)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
130
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Ticker:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Paycor, Inc.
Paycor creates HR software for leaders who want to make a difference. Paycor's Human Capital Management (HCM) platform modernizes every aspect of people management, from the way businesses recruit, onboard, and develop people, to the way they pay and retain them.
year
2022
rev ($mm)
$429.39
EBITDA ($mm)
($30.60)
EBIT ($mm)
($139.02)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
2300
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Ticker: ASX:TNE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Technology One Ltd
Technology One Ltd
TechnologyOne is Australia's largest publicly listed software company and one of Australia's top 200 ASX-listed companies, with offices across six countries. They create solutions that transform business and make life simple for their customers.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$152.35
EBITDA ($mm)
$34.94
EBIT ($mm)
$31.60
Net Income ($mm)
$24.18
Employees
708
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Ticker: TSE:3983
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
oRo Co., Ltd.
oRo Co., Ltd.
oRo, based in Japan, has two main divisions, a business solutions division which develops cloud software 'ZAC Enterprise' and 'Reforma PSA' and a communication division which focuses on digital advertising.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$38.05
EBITDA ($mm)
$9.68
EBIT ($mm)
$9.28
Net Income ($mm)
$6.17
Employees
337
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Ticker: OTCPK:EPAZ
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Epazz, Inc.
Epazz, Inc.
Epazz, Inc. specializes in enterprise cryptocurrency blockchain mobile apps and cloud business process software, with more than 500 repeat customers. Epazz technology makes it easy to convert legacy systems into cloud business process software.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$1.35
EBITDA ($mm)
$0.30
EBIT ($mm)
$0.28
Net Income ($mm)
$0.05
Employees
8
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Ticker: UPLD
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Upland Software
Upland Software
Upland Software is a leading provider of cloud-based Enterprise Work Management software. Their applications enables users to manage their projects, professional workforce and IT investments, automate document-intensive business processes and engage with their customers, prospects and community.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$302.02
EBITDA ($mm)
$39.48
EBIT ($mm)
($13.44)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
810
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Ticker: WDAY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Workday, Inc.
Workday, Inc.
Workday is a leading provider of enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources. Founded in 2005, Workday delivers financial management, human capital management, and analytics applications designed for the world's largest companies, educational institutions, and government agencies.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$4,894.34
EBITDA ($mm)
$320.27
EBIT ($mm)
($9.80)
Net Income ($mm)
$30.92
Employees
12500
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Ticker: PCTY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Paylocity
Paylocity
Paylocity is a leading provider of cloud-based HR and payroll software solutions. Paylocity offers an intuitive, easy-to-use product suite that helps businesses tackle challenges while moving them toward the promise of tomorrow.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$681.53
EBITDA ($mm)
$84.95
EBIT ($mm)
$64.86
Net Income ($mm)
$89.29
Employees
4150
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Ticker: HLAN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Hilan Ltd.
Hilan Ltd.
Hilan Ltd. is the leading ASP - Application Service Provider in Israel, for overall management of the human resource in the organization: payroll, human resources, time & attendance and pension administration.
year
2013
rev ($mm)
$122.16
EBITDA ($mm)
$22.24
EBIT ($mm)
$19.63
Net Income ($mm)
$13.89
Employees
300
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Ticker: ASX:ELO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Elmo Talent Management Software
ELMO operates in the HCM software market. HCM software solutions are used to support and automate HR related processes at various stages of an employee’s lifecycle, including recruitment, onboarding, performance management, learning and development, succession planning and employee administration.
year
2022
rev ($mm)
$59.48
EBITDA ($mm)
($27.55)
EBIT ($mm)
($31.14)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
570
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Ticker: ASX:RKN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Reckon Limited
Reckon Limited
Reckon Limited (RKN) is an Australian publicly listed company well known as a leading provider of software solutions for accounting and bookkeeping professionals, as well as small to medium sized businesses, small office/home office users and personal wealth management.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$54.95
EBITDA ($mm)
$9.52
EBIT ($mm)
$8.47
Net Income ($mm)
$5.93
Employees
118
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Ticker: ASX:RDY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ReadyTech Holdings Limited
ReadyTech Holdings Limited
ReadyTech is an Australian provider of people management software for employment and education. ReadyTech offers a complete student management system for institutions and training organisations. For employers they offer a complete payroll, HR admin and work health and safety management system.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$34.97
EBITDA ($mm)
$5.83
EBIT ($mm)
$3.90
Net Income ($mm)
$1.51
Employees
365
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Ticker: VCSY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Vertical Computer Systems, Inc.
Vertical Computer Systems, Inc.
Vertical Computer Systems, Inc. is a provider of administrative software, Internet core technologies, and derivative software application products through its distribution network.
year
2009
rev ($mm)
$5.40
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.93)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.97)
Net Income ($mm)
$3.50
Employees
26
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Ticker: TSXV:CHS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Comprehensive Healthcare Systems Inc.
Comprehensive Healthcare Systems Inc.
Comprehensive Healthcare Systems Inc. is a vertically integrated software as a services (SaaS) company focused on digitizing healthcare with Telehealth and Healthcare Benefits Administration solutions, providing reliable and high-volume transaction capable systems.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: ASX:RNL
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Rision Limited
Rision Limited
Rision is an intuitive team planning and analytics platform that solves the complex people problems that can slow business down. The system lets users roster and schedule staff, fill last-minute shifts and get real time analytics on team performance in minutes, not hours.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$0.00
EBITDA ($mm)
($2.24)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.24)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: IACH
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Information Architects Corporation
Information Architects Corporation
The company focuses on investigating acquisition partners and targets, as well as new business lines and services to add to existing software resources and enhance its ability to market its perceptre software asset.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
($1.66)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: JASDAQ:3910
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
MKSystem
MKSystem
MKSystem Corporation provides cloud services in Japan. It offers system development and ASP services for social insurance labor consultant offices and corporations, labor insurance administration associations, SR Labor and management centers, and general corporate human resources.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$10.19
EBITDA ($mm)
$3.62
EBIT ($mm)
$3.17
Net Income ($mm)
$2.07
Employees
44
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Ticker:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ceridian Corporation
Ceridian Corporation
Ceridian is a global human capital management software company. Dayforce, their flagship cloud Human Capital Management (HCM) platform, provides human resources, payroll, benefits, workforce management, and talent management functionality.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$964.90
EBITDA ($mm)
$17.90
EBIT ($mm)
($25.70)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
5974
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Ticker: ATSE:EPSIL
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
EpsilonNet
EpsilonNet
EpsilonNet is a group of companies in Greece engaged in business software, digital content, and vocational education. EpsilonNet offers accounting, tax, and payroll software solutions. EpsilonNet Training provides vocational education for executives, economists, finance managers, and accountants.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$50.54
EBITDA ($mm)
$12.81
EBIT ($mm)
$12.31
Net Income ($mm)
$9.38
Employees
781
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Ticker: TSXV:SEB
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Smart Employee Benefits Inc.
Smart Employee Benefits Inc.
Smart Employee Benefits Inc. (SEB) is a technology company that provides business processes software, solutions and services to corporate and government clients with specialty practices focused on managing group benefit solutions and health claims processing environments.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$77.53
EBITDA ($mm)
$0.74
EBIT ($mm)
($2.03)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
16
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