Like The Action Network

announced 5/4/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Better Collective A/S, will acquire The Action Network

synopsis: Sports betting media group, Better Collective, is to acquire 100% of the shares in Action Network, a sports media company featuring news and analysis focused on the sports betting landscape in the United States.
buyer: Better Collective A/S (OM:BETCO:$109.56)
Better Collective is a global sports betting media group that develops digital platforms for betting tips, bookmaker information and iGaming communities. "
target parent: The Chernin Group
target: The Action Network
Action is uniquely positioned in the US market as the premium sports content and product destination for US sports bettors. Action provides an enhanced experience for its users through original sports news content, premium insights, deep menus of odds and proprietary betting tools and data.
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closed 10/25/2017 via Company Press Release

The Action Network, acquired FantasyLabs

synopsis: The Action Network, a newly formed sports analysis and media company owned by The Chernin Group, has acquired FantasyLabs. FantasyLabs provides daily fantasy sports players with proprietary data and tools to test theories, quickly create and backtest models, and ultimately, construct profitable daily fantasy sports lineups.
buyer parent: The Chernin Group
buyer: The Action Network
The Action Network is a subscription-based sports analysis and media company catering to bettors and fantasy-sports players. "
target: FantasyLabs
FantasyLabs provides daily fantasy sports players with proprietary data and tools to test theories, quickly create and backtest models, and ultimately construct profitable DFS lineups. Their goal is to introduce completely unique concepts to help players acquire an unprecedented edge.
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closed 5/15/2017 via Company Press Release

FantasyLabs, acquired The Fantasy Fanatics LLC

synopsis: FantasyLabs, a platform of proprietary daily fantasy sports (DFS) data, tools, and analytics, announced the acquisition of The Fantasy Fanatics LLC., a suite of data-driven tools for daily fantasy sports players.
buyer: FantasyLabs
FantasyLabs provides daily fantasy sports players with proprietary data and tools to test theories, quickly create and backtest models, and ultimately construct profitable DFS lineups. Their goal is to introduce completely unique concepts to help players acquire an unprecedented edge. "
target: The Fantasy Fanatics LLC
The Fantasy Fanatics LLC is a suite of data-driven tools for daily fantasy sports players. Founded in 2015, The Fantasty Fanatics offers innovative tools for DFS players, including unique ownership analysis for DraftKings and FanDuel contests.
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closed 10/25/2017 via Company Press Release

The Action Network, acquired SportsAction

synopsis: The Action Network, a newly formed sports analysis and media company owned by The Chernin Group, has acquired SportsAction, a native app platform offering real-time scores, odds and picks tracking, with information and analysis targeting both casual and very engaged sports bettors.
buyer parent: The Chernin Group
buyer: The Action Network
The Action Network is a subscription-based sports analysis and media company catering to bettors and fantasy-sports players. "
target: SportsAction
SportsAction is a native app platform offering real-time scores, odds and picks tracking, with information and analysis targeting both casual and very engaged sports bettors. SportsAction was co-founded by Brian Mead and Kerns, and was incubated with TCG.
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closed 8/2/2017 via BNC Analysis

Valiant Investments Plc, acquired Football Tips Fc

synopsis: Flamethrower plc has acquired the website Football Tips FC. Football Tips FC provides football betting tips to registered users, of which there are over 700 monthly or quarterly recurring subscriptions.
buyer: Valiant Investments Plc
Valiant Investments plc is focused on building a diversified portfolio of investments across sectors including natural resources and technology. One of Valiant's investee companies, Flamethrower, is a technology company that offers a wide selection of mobile apps for use on smartphones and tablets. "
target: Football Tips Fc
Football Tips Fc is a team of professional football betting tips who provide expert tips from around the world of football. The website provides football betting tips to registered users, of which there are over 700 monthly or quarterly recurring subscriptions.
price ($mm)
$0.05
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$0
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0.8x
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closed 5/5/2021 via Company Press Release

Catena Media, acquired Lineups

synopsis: Catena Media plc, a global leader in online lead generation, has acquired Lineups, an online sports affiliation company specialising in analytics, betting predictions and tools. Lineups operates a sports betting site that provides confirmed and projected starting lineups and rosters for US sports leagues and fantasy sports.
buyer: Catena Media (OM:CTM:$127.21)
Catena Media is a global online lead generation company focused on the iGaming and finance industries. Through strong organic growth and strategic acquisitions, Catena Media has established a leading market position with approximately 300 employees globally. "
target: Lineups
Lineups is an online sports affiliation company specialising in analytics, betting predictions and tools. Lineups operates a sports betting site that provides confirmed and projected starting lineups and rosters for the NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL, US sports leagues and for fantasy sports.
price ($mm)
$40
rev ($mm)
$8
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
5.3x
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closed 9/3/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Better Collective A/S, acquired My Betting Sites

synopsis: Danish company Better Collective, the world’s leading developer of digital platforms for bookmaker information, iGaming communities, and betting tips, has acquired MyBettingSites.co.uk. Based in London, My Betting Sites runs a sports betting website and is one of the most visited sites in the UK for learning how betting odds work.
buyer: Better Collective A/S (OM:BETCO:$109.56)
Denmark-based Better Collective is a developer of digital platforms for betting tips, bookmaker information and iGaming communities. Better Collective’s portfolio includes more than 2,000+ websites and products, including bettingexpert.com, the trusted home of tips from expert tipsters. "
target: My Betting Sites
MyBettingSites.co.uk is one of the most visited websites in the UK for learning how sports betting odds work. The company helps players by listing all betting sites and each of their offers, how bonuses work, how they vary, and which one might be best for them.
price ($mm)
$2.27
rev ($mm)
$0
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$0
EV / rev
5.5x
EV / EBITDA
7.3x
closed 8/22/2018 via PR Newswire

WagerTalk, acquired Sportsmemo, Inc.

synopsis: WagerTalk, a leading sports betting information and handicapping service, has acquired Sportsmemo. Founded in 2004, Sportsmemo has served as the nation's premier resource for sports betting and handicapping information.
buyer: WagerTalk
WagerTalk is a leading sports betting information and handicapping service. Founded in July 2015, WagerTalk’s team of writers, handicappers, and personalities create content from across the globe. The brand’s YouTube channel has generated 2.4 million views for its sports betting videos. "
target: Sportsmemo, Inc.
Founded in 2004, Sportsmemo has served as the nation's premier resource for sports betting and handicapping information. Sportsmemo's network of podcasts, interactive forums, and informative blogs has been helping bettors and sports fans pad their bankroll for nearly 15 years.
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closed 4/26/2019 via Company Press Release

RakeTech Ltd., acquired TVmatsit

synopsis: Raketech, a leading online affiliate and content marketing company that focuses on the Nordic and UK regions, has acquired TVmatsit, Finland's leading sports listing website. TVmatsit offers a sports TV guide that helps connect sports fans with relevant TV broadcasts and streams.
buyer: RakeTech Ltd. (OM:RAKE:$31.78)
Raketech is a leading online affiliate and content marketing company that focuses on the Nordic and UK regions. Through some 20 flagship brands, Raketech guides sports and gaming enthusiasts to the best possible services, while also delivering high quality traffic and leads to its partners. "
target: TVmatsit
TVmatsit is Finland's leading sports listing website. TVmatsit offers a sports TV guide that helps connect sports fans with relevant TV broadcasts and streams. TVmatsit gathers all live sports broadcasts into one user friendly listing, allowing users to search for a specific match or sport.
price ($mm)
$1.80
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closed 12/21/2015 via PR Newswire

Anytime Fitness, LLC, acquired PumpOne

synopsis: Anytime Fitness announced that it has purchased PumpOne, a leading mobile personal training services provider featuring the world's largest exercise image and video library. PumpOne has a library of over 7,000 fitness images and videos, more than 1,000 workout programs and a rich, intuitive user experience to connect trainers and clients.
buyer: Anytime Fitness, LLC
Anytime Fitness is the fastest-growing gym franchise in the world, with more than 3,000 gyms serving nearly 3,000,000 members on five continents. Anytime Fitness prides itself on providing its members with convenient fitness options and friendly, personal service in well-maintained facilities. "
target: PumpOne
PumpOne is the world leader in mobile personal training solutions, creating portable fitness trainers that can go anywhere. They have the world’s largest made-for-mobile exercise image and video library and state-of-the-art technology with the simplicity of drag & drop or just a touch of a screen.
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closed 4/7/2014 via PR Web

Bookacoach, acquired TRAINlete

synopsis: Bookacoach, an Elevate Ventures portfolio company that provides an online marketplace for booking sports lessons, announced its acquisition of Atlanta-based online coaches and trainers directory TRAINlete.
buyer parent: Elevate Ventures
buyer: Bookacoach
Bookacoach is an online destination for sports lessons, connecting safety certified coaches with parents to manage private sports instruction. "
target: TRAINlete
TRAINlete, L.L.C. is an online coaches and trainers directory. TRAINlete alleviates the problem that athletes and their parents have in safely connecting to credible sports trainers, while also connecting credible and talented trainers to serious clients.
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closed 9/1/2006 via PR Newswire

The Sportsman's Guide, Inc. merged with Redcats USA,

synopsis: Redcats Group , a leader in home shopping announced that its wholly owned subsidiary Redcats USA has completed the acquisition of The Sportsman's Guide, Inc., a leading US catalog and online marketer of outdoor and sports gear, for a price of $31 per share that values The Sportsman's Guide at approximately $265 million.
buyer: Redcats USA
Headquartered on New York City's Fashion Avenue, Redcats USA is "America's Specialty Catalog and E-Commerce Leader," with 10 catalogs and 10 e-commerce websites. Our three divisions include value-priced misses' fashion, women's and men's plus-size apparel as well as home lifestyles. "
target: The Sportsman's Guide, Inc.
The Sportsman’s Guide is a leading marketer of value priced outdoor gear and general merchandise, with a special emphasis on outdoor clothing, equipment and footwear.
price ($mm)
$257
rev ($mm)
$292
EBITDA ($mm)
$20
EV / rev
0.9x
EV / EBITDA
13.0x
announced 10/30/2020 via Company Press Release

Francisco Partners Management LLC, will acquire MyFitnessPal

synopsis: Under Armour, Inc., a global leader in branded athletic performance apparel, footwear and accessories, is to sell the MyFitnessPal platform to Francisco Partners. MyFitnessPal is a smartphone app and website that tracks diet and exercise.
buyer: Francisco Partners Management LLC
Francisco Partners is a leading global investment firm that specializes in partnering with technology and technology-enabled businesses. Francisco Partners has raised approximately $24 billion in committed capital and invested in more than 300 technology companies. "
target parent: Under Armour
target: MyFitnessPal
MyFitnessPal is a smartphone app and website that tracks diet and exercise. The app uses gamification elements to motivate users. To track nutrients, users can either scan the barcodes of various food items or manually find them in the app's large pre-existing database.
price ($mm)
$215
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closed 5/6/2020 via PR Web

QL Gaming Group, acquired Accuscore

synopsis: The QL Gaming Group (QLGG), a direct to consumer sports data and iGaming affiliate platform, has acquired Accuscore, a sports simulation company. Accuscore covers all major US sports and 13 global soccer leagues. Their predictions are used for sports betting and fantasy sports to help their subscribers choose the right team.
buyer: QL Gaming Group
The QL Gaming Group (QLGG) is a direct to consumer sports data and iGaming affiliate platform. QLGG’s mission is to educate sports fans through data-driven products. They offer products for sports betting, daily fantasy sports, and season long fantasy sports. "
target: Accuscore
Accuscore is a sports simulation company that accurately simulates sporting events prior to their scheduled time. Accuscore covers all major US sports and 13 global soccer leagues. Their predictions are used for sports betting and fantasy sports to help their subscribers choose the right team.
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closed 12/11/2019 via BNC Analysis

Natural Intelligence Inc., acquired Tipstrr Ltd

synopsis: Natural Intelligence, a global leader in the online comparison market, has acquired Tipstrr, a sports betting tips platform in the UK. Tipstrr connects expert tipsters with sports bettors looking to improve their long term profitability. Their platform offers markets on 16 sports, including Horse Racing, Football, Basketball, Baseball and more.
buyer: Natural Intelligence Inc.
Natural Intelligence is a global leader in the online comparison market, with unique technologies that give them a competitive advantage in the marketplace. Their comparison sites help millions of consumers to choose suitable service providers in a wide variety of Industries. "
target: Tipstrr Ltd
Tipstrr is an open and transparent sports betting tips platform in the UK. Tipstrr connects expert tipsters with sports bettors looking to improve their long term profitability. Their platform offers markets on 16 sports, including Horse Racing, Football, Basketball, Baseball, Ice Hockey and more.
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closed 5/28/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Better Collective A/S, acquired RotoGrinders

synopsis: Better Collective, the leading developer of digital platforms for bookmaker info, iGaming communities, and betting tips, has acquired 60% of the shares in RotoGrinders, which owns a network of platforms for sports betting and daily fantasy sports in the US, including rotogrinders.com, pocketfives.com, sportshandle.com, usbets.com, and pennbets.com.
buyer: Better Collective A/S (OM:BETCO:$109.56)
Better Collective is the world’s leading developer of digital platforms for betting tips, bookmaker information and iGaming communities. Better Collective’s portfolio includes more than 2,000+ websites and products, including bettingexpert.com, the trusted home of tips from expert tipsters. "
target: RotoGrinders
RotoGrinders is the largest online community for daily fantasy sports (DFS) players of all skill levels. It provides rankings, daily content, detailed opponent statistics, forums, member free rolls and other promotions. RotoGrinders owns a network of platforms for sports betting and DFS in the US.
price ($mm)
$21*
rev ($mm)
$8
EBITDA ($mm)
$3
EV / rev
4.4x
EV / EBITDA
11.7x
closed 10/3/2018 via BNC Analysis

The Chernin Group, acquired MeatEater

synopsis: Chernin Group has acquired controlling stake in MeatEater Inc., a new outdoor-lifestyle company founded by Steven Rinella, author, podcaster and host of Netflix’s “MeaterEater” series. The Bozeman, Montana-based media company, caters to an audience of wildlife enthusiasts, providing a hub for hunting, fishing, food and conservation.
buyer: The Chernin Group
The Chernin Group, LLC (TCG) is a privately held, independent media holding company founded by Peter Chernin and based in Los Angeles, California. TCG has built, managed, operated, and invested in businesses in the media, entertainment, and technology sectors around the world since 2010. "
target: MeatEater
MeatEater Inc., a Bozeman, Montana-based media company, formed in February 2018, caters to an audience of wildlife enthusiasts, providing a hub for hunting, fishing, food and conservation. MeatEater also creates a podcast and a series for Netflix that showcases hunting and cooking.
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closed 9/12/2018 via BNC Analysis

Thimba Media, acquired Betopin.com

synopsis: Affiliate company Thimba Media will establish operations in the UK betting exchange market following the acquisition of the betopin.com comparison site ffrom RJBCO.co.uk. Betopin.com targets sports betting, betting exchanges and spread betting in the regulated UK market.
buyer: Thimba Media
Thimba Media is an innovative lead generation startup company within the iGaming sector. Established in 2016, today Thimba operates a diverse portfolio of lead generation sites across Europe. The group’s aim is to grow through a combination of strategic acquisitions and internal innovation. "
target parent: RJBCO Ltd.
target: Betopin.com
Betopin.com is a comparison site that targets sports betting, betting exchanges and spread betting in the regulated UK market.
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closed 11/2/2017 via BNC Analysis

Better Collective A/S, acquired PariuriX

synopsis: Better Collective, the world’s leading provider of betting tips, bookmaker information and builder of iGaming communities, has acquired PariuriX, the biggest sports betting focused iGaming community in Romania. PariuriX offers information on online and legal betting houses, betting tips, bookmaker information, and gambling articles.
buyer: Better Collective A/S (OM:BETCO:$109.56)
Better Collective is the world’s leading provider of betting tips, bookmaker information and builder of iGaming communities, They enrich the betting experience by giving their users the ability to easily research, identify and find the best odds on thousands of events. "
target: PariuriX
PariuriX is the biggest sports betting focused iGaming community in Romania. PariuriX offers information on online and legal betting houses, betting tips, bookmaker information, gambling articles, and a place to have discussions about sports betting.
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closed 6/14/2017 via BNC Analysis

Better Collective A/S, acquired SportFreunde

synopsis: Better Collective, the world’s leading provider of betting tips, bookmaker information and builder of iGaming communities, has acquired Austrian company Hebiva Beteiligungen GmbH, the owner of affiliate SportFreunde Informationsdienste GmbH. Sportfreunde is one of the leading providers for betting information in the German speaking markets.
buyer: Better Collective A/S (OM:BETCO:$109.56)
Better Collective is the world’s leading provider of betting tips, bookmaker information and builder of iGaming communities, They enrich the betting experience by giving their users the ability to easily research, identify and find the best odds on thousands of events. "
target: SportFreunde
Sportfreunde is a leading provider for betting information with a strong focus on testing bookmakers and delivering in depth information. Since 2008 Sportfreunde created a network of the most popular betting sites in Germany and Austria with top sites like wettfreunde.net and sportwettentest.net.
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announced 5/4/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Better Collective A/S, will acquire The Action Network

synopsis: Sports betting media group, Better Collective, is to acquire 100% of the shares in Action Network, a sports media company featuring news and analysis focused on the sports betting landscape in the United States.
buyer: Better Collective A/S (OM:BETCO:$109.56)
Better Collective is a global sports betting media group that develops digital platforms for betting tips, bookmaker information and iGaming communities. "
target parent: The Chernin Group
target: The Action Network
Action is uniquely positioned in the US market as the premium sports content and product destination for US sports bettors. Action provides an enhanced experience for its users through original sports news content, premium insights, deep menus of odds and proprietary betting tools and data.
price ($mm)
$240
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closed 10/25/2017 via Company Press Release

The Action Network, acquired FantasyLabs

synopsis: The Action Network, a newly formed sports analysis and media company owned by The Chernin Group, has acquired FantasyLabs. FantasyLabs provides daily fantasy sports players with proprietary data and tools to test theories, quickly create and backtest models, and ultimately, construct profitable daily fantasy sports lineups.
buyer parent: The Chernin Group
buyer: The Action Network
The Action Network is a subscription-based sports analysis and media company catering to bettors and fantasy-sports players. "
target: FantasyLabs
FantasyLabs provides daily fantasy sports players with proprietary data and tools to test theories, quickly create and backtest models, and ultimately construct profitable DFS lineups. Their goal is to introduce completely unique concepts to help players acquire an unprecedented edge.
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closed 10/25/2017 via Company Press Release

The Action Network, acquired Sports Insights

synopsis: The Action Network, a newly formed sports analysis and media company owned by The Chernin Group, has acquired Sports Insights. Sports Insights, a leading provider of sports information and betting services, including sports betting software, public betting trends, and live odds.
buyer parent: The Chernin Group
buyer: The Action Network
The Action Network is a subscription-based sports analysis and media company catering to bettors and fantasy-sports players. "
target: Sports Insights
Sports Insights, a leading provider of sports information and betting services, including sports betting software, public betting trends, and live odds. Sports Insights pioneered the use of public betting trends data at sportsbooks to unlock value in the sports betting marketplace.
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closed 10/25/2017 via Company Press Release

The Action Network, acquired SportsAction

synopsis: The Action Network, a newly formed sports analysis and media company owned by The Chernin Group, has acquired SportsAction, a native app platform offering real-time scores, odds and picks tracking, with information and analysis targeting both casual and very engaged sports bettors.
buyer parent: The Chernin Group
buyer: The Action Network
The Action Network is a subscription-based sports analysis and media company catering to bettors and fantasy-sports players. "
target: SportsAction
SportsAction is a native app platform offering real-time scores, odds and picks tracking, with information and analysis targeting both casual and very engaged sports bettors. SportsAction was co-founded by Brian Mead and Kerns, and was incubated with TCG.
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announced 5/4/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Better Collective A/S, will acquire The Action Network

synopsis: Sports betting media group, Better Collective, is to acquire 100% of the shares in Action Network, a sports media company featuring news and analysis focused on the sports betting landscape in the United States.
buyer: Better Collective A/S (OM:BETCO:$109.56)
Better Collective is a global sports betting media group that develops digital platforms for betting tips, bookmaker information and iGaming communities. "
target parent: The Chernin Group
target: The Action Network
Action is uniquely positioned in the US market as the premium sports content and product destination for US sports bettors. Action provides an enhanced experience for its users through original sports news content, premium insights, deep menus of odds and proprietary betting tools and data.
price ($mm)
$240
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closed 1/1/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Better Collective A/S, acquired Mindway AI

synopsis: Better Collective, a global sports betting media group, has acquired a 90% stake in Mindway AI, a Danish software company that creates solutions for identifying at-risk and problem gambling. Mindway AI combines neuroscience and AI to provide state-of-the-art early detection and intervention solutions for safer and sustainable gambling.
buyer: Better Collective A/S (OM:BETCO:$109.56)
Denmark-based Better Collective is a developer of digital platforms for betting tips, bookmaker information and iGaming communities. Better Collective’s portfolio includes more than 2,000+ websites and products, including bettingexpert.com, the trusted home of tips from expert tipsters. "
target: Mindway AI
Mindway AI is a Danish software company that creates solutions for identifying at-risk and problem gambling. Mindway AI combines neuroscience and AI to provide early detection and intervention solutions for safer gambling. Their solutions provide a fully automated 360° view of every customer.
price ($mm)
$2.80*
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closed 11/5/2020 via BNC Analysis

Better Collective A/S, acquired Irishracing.com

synopsis: Betting media company Better Collective has purchased Irishracing.com. Irishracing.com is an Irish racing publisher. The blog, which for over 20 years has covered Irish and British horseracing along with major international competitions, was originally created by the Irish Times.
buyer: Better Collective A/S (OM:BETCO:$109.56)
Denmark-based Better Collective is a developer of digital platforms for betting tips, bookmaker information and iGaming communities. Better Collective’s portfolio includes more than 2,000+ websites and products, including bettingexpert.com, the trusted home of tips from expert tipsters. "
target: Irishracing.com
Irishracing.com is a website which provides comprehensive coverage of Irish, British and Major International Horse racing 365 days a year. Irishracing.com is a 100% Free to access resource for horse racing professionals and enthusiasts.
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closed 11/5/2020 via BNC Analysis

Better Collective A/S, acquired Zagranie

synopsis: Betting media company Better Collective has purchased Zagranie.com. Zagranie.com, a Polish sports betting brand, was created in 2017 and its acquisition extends the scope of Better Collective in the Polish industry.
buyer: Better Collective A/S (OM:BETCO:$109.56)
Denmark-based Better Collective is a developer of digital platforms for betting tips, bookmaker information and iGaming communities. Better Collective’s portfolio includes more than 2,000+ websites and products, including bettingexpert.com, the trusted home of tips from expert tipsters. "
target: Zagranie
Zagranie.com, a Polish sports betting brand, was created in 2017. They are a website for sports fans, especially football fans, who are looking for something more than just facts.
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closed 10/1/2020 via BNC Analysis

Better Collective A/S, acquired Atemi Group

synopsis: Affiliate marketing giant Better Collective has completed the acquisition of Atemi Group. Founded in 2015, Atemi specialises in paid media and social media advertising, counting the likes of Google, Microsoft Bing, Facebook and Instagram among its distribution channels others.
buyer: Better Collective A/S (OM:BETCO:$109.56)
Denmark-based Better Collective is a developer of digital platforms for betting tips, bookmaker information and iGaming communities. Better Collective’s portfolio includes more than 2,000+ websites and products, including bettingexpert.com, the trusted home of tips from expert tipsters. "
target: Atemi Group
Founded in 2015, Atemi specialises in paid media and social media advertising, counting the likes of Google, Microsoft Bing, Facebook and Instagram among its distribution channels others. Atemi enhances the search experience for users by educating them at the point of comparison.
price ($mm)
$51
rev ($mm)
$36
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.4x
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closed 2/28/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Better Collective A/S, acquired HLTV.org ApS

synopsis: Better Collective, a leading sports betting media group, has acquired HLTV.org ApS, the leading Counter-Strike coverage site in the world with on-site coverage of all major tournaments, they feature HLTV, GOTV, demos, news, results, standings, videos, photos and much more. HLTV.org ApS includes the assets HLTV.org and dust2.dk.
buyer: Better Collective A/S (OM:BETCO:$109.56)
Denmark-based Better Collective is a developer of digital platforms for betting tips, bookmaker information and iGaming communities. Better Collective’s portfolio includes more than 2,000+ websites and products, including bettingexpert.com, the trusted home of tips from expert tipsters. "
target: HLTV.org ApS
HLTV.org is the leading Counter-Strike coverage site in the world with on-site coverage of all major tournaments, they feature HLTV, GOTV, demos, news, results, standings, videos, photos and much more. HLTV.org ApS includes the assets HLTV.org and dust2.dk.
price ($mm)
$29
rev ($mm)
$5
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
6.9x
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/3/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Better Collective A/S, acquired My Betting Sites

synopsis: Danish company Better Collective, the world’s leading developer of digital platforms for bookmaker information, iGaming communities, and betting tips, has acquired MyBettingSites.co.uk. Based in London, My Betting Sites runs a sports betting website and is one of the most visited sites in the UK for learning how betting odds work.
buyer: Better Collective A/S (OM:BETCO:$109.56)
Denmark-based Better Collective is a developer of digital platforms for betting tips, bookmaker information and iGaming communities. Better Collective’s portfolio includes more than 2,000+ websites and products, including bettingexpert.com, the trusted home of tips from expert tipsters. "
target: My Betting Sites
MyBettingSites.co.uk is one of the most visited websites in the UK for learning how sports betting odds work. The company helps players by listing all betting sites and each of their offers, how bonuses work, how they vary, and which one might be best for them.
price ($mm)
$2.27
rev ($mm)
$0
EBITDA ($mm)
$0
EV / rev
5.5x
EV / EBITDA
7.3x
closed 8/28/2019 via BNC Analysis

Better Collective A/S, acquired VegasInsider.com, Inc.

synopsis: Better Collective, a Denmark-based developer of digital platforms for betting tips, bookmaker information, and iGaming communities, has acquired Vegasinsider.com, an online platform providing picks and insights for US-based sports audiences. VegasInsider.com provides gaming analysis, stats, odds, and news for professional and college sports.
buyer: Better Collective A/S (OM:BETCO:$109.56)
Denmark-based Better Collective is a developer of digital platforms for betting tips, bookmaker information, and iGaming communities. Better Collective’s portfolio includes more than 2,000+ websites and products, including bettingexpert.com, the trusted home of tips from expert tipsters. "
target parent: Sports Information Services Limited
target: VegasInsider.com, Inc.
VegasInsider.com is an online platform that provides picks and insights for US-based sports audiences. They provide users with gaming analysis, stats, up-to-the-second odds, and news for professional and college football, basketball, baseball, soccer, auto racing, golf, horse racing, and more.
price ($mm)
$20
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/28/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Better Collective A/S, acquired RotoGrinders

synopsis: Better Collective, the leading developer of digital platforms for bookmaker info, iGaming communities, and betting tips, has acquired 60% of the shares in RotoGrinders, which owns a network of platforms for sports betting and daily fantasy sports in the US, including rotogrinders.com, pocketfives.com, sportshandle.com, usbets.com, and pennbets.com.
buyer: Better Collective A/S (OM:BETCO:$109.56)
Better Collective is the world’s leading developer of digital platforms for betting tips, bookmaker information and iGaming communities. Better Collective’s portfolio includes more than 2,000+ websites and products, including bettingexpert.com, the trusted home of tips from expert tipsters. "
target: RotoGrinders
RotoGrinders is the largest online community for daily fantasy sports (DFS) players of all skill levels. It provides rankings, daily content, detailed opponent statistics, forums, member free rolls and other promotions. RotoGrinders owns a network of platforms for sports betting and DFS in the US.
price ($mm)
$21*
rev ($mm)
$8
EBITDA ($mm)
$3
EV / rev
4.4x
EV / EBITDA
11.7x
closed 12/21/2018 via GlobeNewswire

Better Collective A/S, acquired Ribacka Group

synopsis: Better Collective, the world’s leading developer of digital platforms for bookmaker information, iGaming communities, and betting tips, has acquired Ribacka Group, a lead generation company that develops and constructs traffic sources in Scandinavia. Ribacka Group is a leading iGaming affiliate that offers massive volumes of high quality traffic.
buyer: Better Collective A/S (OM:BETCO:$109.56)
Better Collective is the leading developer of educational platforms within the iGaming industry. Through their products, they aim to make sports betting and gambling entertaining, transparent and fair for the global network of online bettors. "
target: Ribacka Group
Ribacka Group is a lead generation company that develops and constructs traffic sources in Scandinavia. Ribacka Group is a leading iGaming affiliate that offers massive volumes of high quality traffic. The company creates innovative solutions to generate high-value leads for their clients.
price ($mm)
$24
rev ($mm)
$7
EBITDA ($mm)
$6
EV / rev
5.0x
EV / EBITDA
6.0x
closed 7/31/2018 via BNC Analysis

Better Collective A/S, acquired WBS P.C./KAPA

synopsis: Better Collective has completed the acquisition of all shares in Greece based WBS P.C. | Online Marketing Services and KAPA, which is based in Malta. WBS and KAPA provide Digital Marketing such as Search Engine Optimization, Search Engine Marketing, Content Management, Pay Per Click, Social Media and more, for iGaming projects.
buyer: Better Collective A/S (OM:BETCO:$109.56)
Better Collective is the leading developer of educational platforms within the iGaming industry. Through their products, they aim to make sports betting and gambling entertaining, transparent and fair for the global network of online bettors. "
target: WBS P.C./KAPA
Greece based WBS and Malta based KAPA provide Digital Marketing such as Search Engine Optimization, Search Engine Marketing, Content Management, Pay Per Click, Social Media and more, for iGaming projects.
price ($mm)
$4.66
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/29/2018 via GlobeNewswire

Better Collective A/S, acquired Bola Webinformation GmbH

synopsis: Better Collective, the leading developer of digital platforms for bookmaker information, iGaming communities, and betting tips, has acquired Bola Webinformation GmbH. Bola Webinformation owns strong brands focused on sports betting, including the flagship product Wettbasis.com, a leading affiliate website in the German sports betting market.
buyer: Better Collective A/S (OM:BETCO:$109.56)
Better Collective’s vision is to empower iGamers through transparency and technology – this is what has made them the world’s leading developer of digital platforms for betting tips, bookmaker information and iGaming communities. Their portfolio includes more than 2,000+ websites and products. "
target: Bola Webinformation GmbH
Bola Webinformation GmbH owns strong brands focused on sports betting, including the flagship product Wettbasis.com, which is the leading affiliate website in the German sports betting market. They are involved in all sectors of online marketing for the sports, sports betting and games industries.
price ($mm)
$42
rev ($mm)
$11
EBITDA ($mm)
$8
EV / rev
4.0x
EV / EBITDA
5.6x
closed 11/2/2017 via BNC Analysis

Better Collective A/S, acquired PariuriX

synopsis: Better Collective, the world’s leading provider of betting tips, bookmaker information and builder of iGaming communities, has acquired PariuriX, the biggest sports betting focused iGaming community in Romania. PariuriX offers information on online and legal betting houses, betting tips, bookmaker information, and gambling articles.
buyer: Better Collective A/S (OM:BETCO:$109.56)
Better Collective is the world’s leading provider of betting tips, bookmaker information and builder of iGaming communities, They enrich the betting experience by giving their users the ability to easily research, identify and find the best odds on thousands of events. "
target: PariuriX
PariuriX is the biggest sports betting focused iGaming community in Romania. PariuriX offers information on online and legal betting houses, betting tips, bookmaker information, gambling articles, and a place to have discussions about sports betting.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/14/2017 via BNC Analysis

Better Collective A/S, acquired SportFreunde

synopsis: Better Collective, the world’s leading provider of betting tips, bookmaker information and builder of iGaming communities, has acquired Austrian company Hebiva Beteiligungen GmbH, the owner of affiliate SportFreunde Informationsdienste GmbH. Sportfreunde is one of the leading providers for betting information in the German speaking markets.
buyer: Better Collective A/S (OM:BETCO:$109.56)
Better Collective is the world’s leading provider of betting tips, bookmaker information and builder of iGaming communities, They enrich the betting experience by giving their users the ability to easily research, identify and find the best odds on thousands of events. "
target: SportFreunde
Sportfreunde is a leading provider for betting information with a strong focus on testing bookmakers and delivering in depth information. Since 2008 Sportfreunde created a network of the most popular betting sites in Germany and Austria with top sites like wettfreunde.net and sportwettentest.net.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 5/4/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Better Collective A/S, will acquire The Action Network

synopsis: Sports betting media group, Better Collective, is to acquire 100% of the shares in Action Network, a sports media company featuring news and analysis focused on the sports betting landscape in the United States.
buyer: Better Collective A/S (OM:BETCO:$109.56)
Better Collective is a global sports betting media group that develops digital platforms for betting tips, bookmaker information and iGaming communities. "
target parent: The Chernin Group
target: The Action Network
Action is uniquely positioned in the US market as the premium sports content and product destination for US sports bettors. Action provides an enhanced experience for its users through original sports news content, premium insights, deep menus of odds and proprietary betting tools and data.
price ($mm)
$240
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/6/2020 via PR Web

QL Gaming Group, acquired Accuscore

synopsis: The QL Gaming Group (QLGG), a direct to consumer sports data and iGaming affiliate platform, has acquired Accuscore, a sports simulation company. Accuscore covers all major US sports and 13 global soccer leagues. Their predictions are used for sports betting and fantasy sports to help their subscribers choose the right team.
buyer: QL Gaming Group
The QL Gaming Group (QLGG) is a direct to consumer sports data and iGaming affiliate platform. QLGG’s mission is to educate sports fans through data-driven products. They offer products for sports betting, daily fantasy sports, and season long fantasy sports. "
target: Accuscore
Accuscore is a sports simulation company that accurately simulates sporting events prior to their scheduled time. Accuscore covers all major US sports and 13 global soccer leagues. Their predictions are used for sports betting and fantasy sports to help their subscribers choose the right team.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/11/2019 via BNC Analysis

Natural Intelligence Inc., acquired Tipstrr Ltd

synopsis: Natural Intelligence, a global leader in the online comparison market, has acquired Tipstrr, a sports betting tips platform in the UK. Tipstrr connects expert tipsters with sports bettors looking to improve their long term profitability. Their platform offers markets on 16 sports, including Horse Racing, Football, Basketball, Baseball and more.
buyer: Natural Intelligence Inc.
Natural Intelligence is a global leader in the online comparison market, with unique technologies that give them a competitive advantage in the marketplace. Their comparison sites help millions of consumers to choose suitable service providers in a wide variety of Industries. "
target: Tipstrr Ltd
Tipstrr is an open and transparent sports betting tips platform in the UK. Tipstrr connects expert tipsters with sports bettors looking to improve their long term profitability. Their platform offers markets on 16 sports, including Horse Racing, Football, Basketball, Baseball, Ice Hockey and more.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/28/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Better Collective A/S, acquired RotoGrinders

synopsis: Better Collective, the leading developer of digital platforms for bookmaker info, iGaming communities, and betting tips, has acquired 60% of the shares in RotoGrinders, which owns a network of platforms for sports betting and daily fantasy sports in the US, including rotogrinders.com, pocketfives.com, sportshandle.com, usbets.com, and pennbets.com.
buyer: Better Collective A/S (OM:BETCO:$109.56)
Better Collective is the world’s leading developer of digital platforms for betting tips, bookmaker information and iGaming communities. Better Collective’s portfolio includes more than 2,000+ websites and products, including bettingexpert.com, the trusted home of tips from expert tipsters. "
target: RotoGrinders
RotoGrinders is the largest online community for daily fantasy sports (DFS) players of all skill levels. It provides rankings, daily content, detailed opponent statistics, forums, member free rolls and other promotions. RotoGrinders owns a network of platforms for sports betting and DFS in the US.
price ($mm)
$21*
rev ($mm)
$8
EBITDA ($mm)
$3
EV / rev
4.4x
EV / EBITDA
11.7x
closed 9/12/2018 via BNC Analysis

Thimba Media, acquired Betopin.com

synopsis: Affiliate company Thimba Media will establish operations in the UK betting exchange market following the acquisition of the betopin.com comparison site ffrom RJBCO.co.uk. Betopin.com targets sports betting, betting exchanges and spread betting in the regulated UK market.
buyer: Thimba Media
Thimba Media is an innovative lead generation startup company within the iGaming sector. Established in 2016, today Thimba operates a diverse portfolio of lead generation sites across Europe. The group’s aim is to grow through a combination of strategic acquisitions and internal innovation. "
target parent: RJBCO Ltd.
target: Betopin.com
Betopin.com is a comparison site that targets sports betting, betting exchanges and spread betting in the regulated UK market.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/2/2017 via BNC Analysis

Better Collective A/S, acquired PariuriX

synopsis: Better Collective, the world’s leading provider of betting tips, bookmaker information and builder of iGaming communities, has acquired PariuriX, the biggest sports betting focused iGaming community in Romania. PariuriX offers information on online and legal betting houses, betting tips, bookmaker information, and gambling articles.
buyer: Better Collective A/S (OM:BETCO:$109.56)
Better Collective is the world’s leading provider of betting tips, bookmaker information and builder of iGaming communities, They enrich the betting experience by giving their users the ability to easily research, identify and find the best odds on thousands of events. "
target: PariuriX
PariuriX is the biggest sports betting focused iGaming community in Romania. PariuriX offers information on online and legal betting houses, betting tips, bookmaker information, gambling articles, and a place to have discussions about sports betting.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/14/2017 via BNC Analysis

Better Collective A/S, acquired SportFreunde

synopsis: Better Collective, the world’s leading provider of betting tips, bookmaker information and builder of iGaming communities, has acquired Austrian company Hebiva Beteiligungen GmbH, the owner of affiliate SportFreunde Informationsdienste GmbH. Sportfreunde is one of the leading providers for betting information in the German speaking markets.
buyer: Better Collective A/S (OM:BETCO:$109.56)
Better Collective is the world’s leading provider of betting tips, bookmaker information and builder of iGaming communities, They enrich the betting experience by giving their users the ability to easily research, identify and find the best odds on thousands of events. "
target: SportFreunde
Sportfreunde is a leading provider for betting information with a strong focus on testing bookmakers and delivering in depth information. Since 2008 Sportfreunde created a network of the most popular betting sites in Germany and Austria with top sites like wettfreunde.net and sportwettentest.net.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/13/2019 via BNC Analysis

Natural Intelligence Inc., acquired Sidelines Inc

synopsis: Natural Intelligence, a global leader in the online comparison market, has acquired Sidelines, an Isreal-based company that helps people make better sports betting decisions. Sidelines is a mobile US sports betting comparison platform that helps users find the best odds.
buyer: Natural Intelligence Inc.
Natural Intelligence is a global leader in the online comparison market, with unique technologies that give them a competitive advantage in the marketplace. Their comparison sites help millions of consumers to choose suitable service providers in a wide variety of Industries. "
target: Sidelines Inc
Sidelines is an Isreal-based company that helps people make better sports betting decisions. Sidelines is a mobile US sports betting comparison platform that helps users find the best odds. The platform provides users with accurate projections and optimal picks to help them maximize their profits.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 11/21/2018 via BNC Analysis

S8 Capital, will acquire Price.ru

synopsis: S8 Capital, a diversified Russian holding company, will acquire Price.ru from Rambler&Co, a provider of online and mobile advertising services. Price.ru is one of the oldest price comparison platforms in Russia. Price.ru allows users to compare product prices from over 6000 online stores in various categories.
buyer: S8 Capital
S8 Capital is a diversified Russian holding company. The company aims to create and develop high-tech products and services. S8 Capital implements and manages over 100 projects in the retail, financial, telecommunications, e-commerce and digital media sectors. "
target parent: A&NN Investments
target: Price.ru
Founded in 1997, Price.ru is one of the oldest price comparison platforms in Russia. Price.ru allows users to compare product prices from over 6000 online stores. Price.ru offers over 60 million products in categories such as electronics, household appliances, clothing, sports, and more.
price ($mm)
$12
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/12/2018 via BNC Analysis

VerticalScope Inc., acquired MTBR.com and Roadbikereview.com

synopsis: VerticalScope Inc.announced that it has acquired MTBR.com and Roadbikereview.com. MTBR.com and Roadbikereview.com are industry leading mountain biking and cycling sites which reach over 2 million passionate mountain bikers and cyclists each month.
buyer parent: Torstar Corporation
buyer: VerticalScope Inc.
Founded in 1999, Verticalscope Inc. is a leading online media company that owns and operates 1400 + consumer resource sites and enthusiast social communities strategically positioned across verticals with high consumer engagement, significant consumer spending and strong blue-chip advertisers. "
target parent: Invenda Corporation
target: MTBR.com and Roadbikereview.com
MTBR.com and Roadbikereview.com are industry leading mountain biking and cycling sites which reach over 2 million passionate mountain bikers and cyclists each month.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/9/2021 via BNC Analysis

CureFit, acquired Fitternity

synopsis: India-based Cure.Fit, a health and fitness mobile app that brings together all aspects of a healthy lifestyle on a single platform, has acquired Fitternity, India's largest fitness discovery and booking platform. The acquisition will allow Cure.Fit to build a stronger ecosystem of fitness centres and gyms.
buyer: CureFit
Based in India, Cure.Fit is a health and fitness mobile app that brings together all aspects of a healthy lifestyle on a single platform. Cure.Fit offers experiences across fitness, nutrition and mental wellbeing through its 4 products, cult.fit, eat.fit, mind.fit & care.fit. "
target: Fitternity
Fitternity is India's largest fitness discovery and booking platform. Fitternity allows users to discover new forms of fitness, experience them with trials and purchase fitness services or memberships across various fitness forms, such as gyms, yoga, Zumba, marathon training, healthy meals and more.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/12/2020 via BNC Analysis

HealthAssure, acquired FitMeIn

synopsis: Mumbai-based primary healthcare services aggregator HealthAssure has acquired New Delhi-based Pasta Lifestyle Solutions, which offers subscription-based fitness services to corporates via its brand FitMeIn. FitMeIn is an online multi-studio fitness membership that provides access to the best fitness studios and gyms across locations in Delhi/NCR.
buyer: HealthAssure
HealthAssure is India’s leading Primary Healthcare aggregator, with a network of 2500+ primary care centres across 850+ cities, bringing good health closer to you. "
target: FitMeIn
FitMeIn is an online multi-studio fitness membership that provides access to the best fitness studios and gyms across locations in Delhi/NCR.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/1/2016 via PR Newswire

McCumby Fitness and Performance, acquired FitMonster.com

synopsis: McCumby Fitness and Performance, an elite team of South Florida’s finest trainers and wellness professionals, has acquired FitMonster.com, a robust platform that supports Fitness and Coaching Professionals in driving and expanding their business.
buyer: McCumby Fitness and Performance
The McCumby Fitness and Performance Training Team is an elite team of South Florida’s finest trainers and wellness professionals. "
target: FitMonster.com
FitMonster is redefining the Fitness and Coaching industry by offering world-class training at the click of a button. FitMonster is a robust platform that supports Fitness and Coaching Professionals in driving and expanding their business.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/28/2017 via PR Newswire

MINDBODY Inc., acquired Lymber Wellness

synopsis: MINDBODY, the leading provider of cloud-based business management software for the wellness services industry, announced the acquisition of Lymber Wellness, creator of the Lymber mobile app that gives users the freedom to experience localized on-demand fitness and wellness and helps them find classes and activities based on their lifestyle.
buyer: MINDBODY Inc. (MB:$228.91)
MINDBODY is the leading provider of cloud-based business management software for the wellness services industry and a rapidly growing consumer brand. Over 60,000 local businesses use MINDBODY's integrated software and payments platform to run, market and build their businesses. "
target: Lymber Wellness
Lymber is an app that is starting a fitness revolution. It gives users the freedom to experience localized on-demand fitness and wellness with no membership required and helps people find the classes and activities that best fit their lifestyle, with results based on location and unique preferences.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/13/2020 via BNC Analysis

Outdooractive, acquired mountNpass

synopsis: Outdooractive, Europe’s largest outdoor portal for hiking, cycling, mountain biking and skiing, has acquired mountNpass, a digital cycling network in France. mountNpass enables cyclists to discover the best cycling and mountain biking routes in France and Europe. The platform provides guides for destinations, amenities, and cycling clubs.
buyer: Outdooractive
Outdooractive is Europe’s largest outdoor portal for hiking, cycling, mountain biking and skiing. Outdooractive provides countless trails, tracks and route suggestions with detailed descriptions and photos. Their travel guides and app allow people to easily plan their routes and discover the world. "
target: mountNpass
mountNpass is a digital cycling network in France. mountNpass enables cyclists of all experience levels to discover the best cycling and mountain biking routes in France and Europe. The platform provides guides for destinations, amenities, and cycling clubs.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/2/2017 via BNC Analysis

Valiant Investments Plc, acquired Football Tips Fc

synopsis: Flamethrower plc has acquired the website Football Tips FC. Football Tips FC provides football betting tips to registered users, of which there are over 700 monthly or quarterly recurring subscriptions.
buyer: Valiant Investments Plc
Valiant Investments plc is focused on building a diversified portfolio of investments across sectors including natural resources and technology. One of Valiant's investee companies, Flamethrower, is a technology company that offers a wide selection of mobile apps for use on smartphones and tablets. "
target: Football Tips Fc
Football Tips Fc is a team of professional football betting tips who provide expert tips from around the world of football. The website provides football betting tips to registered users, of which there are over 700 monthly or quarterly recurring subscriptions.
price ($mm)
$0.05
rev ($mm)
$0
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.8x
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/25/2017 via Company Press Release

The Action Network, acquired SportsAction

synopsis: The Action Network, a newly formed sports analysis and media company owned by The Chernin Group, has acquired SportsAction, a native app platform offering real-time scores, odds and picks tracking, with information and analysis targeting both casual and very engaged sports bettors.
buyer parent: The Chernin Group
buyer: The Action Network
The Action Network is a subscription-based sports analysis and media company catering to bettors and fantasy-sports players. "
target: SportsAction
SportsAction is a native app platform offering real-time scores, odds and picks tracking, with information and analysis targeting both casual and very engaged sports bettors. SportsAction was co-founded by Brian Mead and Kerns, and was incubated with TCG.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 1/22/2020 via BNC Analysis

Mahindra First Choice, will acquire CarandBike

synopsis: Mahindra First Choice Wheels Ltd, India’s number one multi-brand certified used car company, will acquire CarandBike.com from New Delhi Television, the most watched, credible and respected news network in India. CarandBike is an e-commerce platform for buying and selling new and used cars and bikes in India.
buyer parent: Mahindra Group
buyer: Mahindra First Choice
Mahindra First Choice is India’s number one multi-brand certified used car company. Mahindra First Choice sells high quality used cars to its customers with hassle free documentation & car transfers. The company has more than 1700 outlets in over 810 cities in India. "
target parent: New Delhi Television, Ltd.
target: CarandBike
CarandBike is an e-commerce platform for buying and selling new and used cars and bikes in India. CarandBike also strives to keep its users updated with the latest info from the global automotive industry. They list over 42 manufacturers and 336 models to help users to make an informed choice.
price ($mm)
$4.29
rev ($mm)
$1
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
5.5x
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/3/2017 via Company Press Release

NextStage SCA, acquired NaturaBuy

synopsis: NaturaBuy SAS, the marketplace for small ads and the purchase/sale of hunting, fishing and outdoor items, has been acquired by NextStage, a private equity fund based in Paris. Mondadori France was the seller.
buyer: NextStage SCA (ENXTPA:NEXTS:$5.23)
NextStageAM is an independent management company and one of the pioneers and leaders in the provision of growth capital in France. NextStageAM is specialized in investing and financing the growth of SMEs and mid-sized businesses (MSBs) that are “champions” in their respective fields. "
target parent: FinInvest SpA
target: NaturaBuy
NaturaBuy is the first French auction site and classified ads specializing in the world of hunting, fishing and outdoor and nature recreation.
price ($mm)[EV]
$13 [$11]
rev ($mm)
$3
EBITDA ($mm)
$2
EV / rev
4.0x
EV / EBITDA
7.0x
closed 4/12/2017 via Company Press Release

Kapok Marketing, acquired ChopperExchange and CycleCrunch

synopsis: Kapok Marketing, an Internet marketing, social media, and web design and development firm, has acquired ChopperExchange, the largest American V-twin motorcycle classifieds website in the United States, and CycleCrunch, a classifieds website for all motorcycle makes and models, which was launched as a sister website of ChopperExchange.
buyer: Kapok Marketing
Kapok Marketing is an Internet marketing, social media, and web design and development firm based in Saint Petersburg, FL. Kapok Marketing guarantees to provide small businesses information and tools necessary to succeed in any industry. "
target parent: Marco Polo Publications
target: ChopperExchange and CycleCrunch
ChopperExchange is an online classifieds website for American V-twin motorcycles founded in 2003. CycleCrunch, a sister website to ChopperExchange, has been helping individuals and dealers buy and sell new and pre-owned motorcycles online since 2012.
price ($mm)
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Ticker: OM:BETCO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Better Collective A/S
Better Collective A/S
Better Collective’s vision is to empower iGamers through transparency and technology – this is what has made them the world’s leading developer of digital platforms for betting tips, bookmaker information and iGaming communities. Their portfolio includes more than 2,000+ websites and products.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$109.56
EBITDA ($mm)
$44.56
EBIT ($mm)
$36.49
Net Income ($mm)
$26.34
Employees
450
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Ticker: OTCPK:LFAP
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
LifeApps Brands Inc.
LifeApps Brands Inc.
LifeApps is a digital media company focused on medical, health, fitness, entertainment, digital applications and next generation social networks. The company creates and operates mobile apps, websites, publications and social media networks.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$0.01
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.24)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.24)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
2
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Ticker: OTCPK:TSMI
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Total Sports Media, Inc.
Total Sports Media, Inc.
Total Sports Media, Inc. operates as a digital media and technology services company in the United States. The company offers audio and video streaming, and advertising services to Internet and terrestrial radio stations, and other broadcast content providers through its RadioLoyalty platform.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$0.19
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.54)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.78)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
2
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Ticker: CNSX:FANS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
FansUnite Media, Inc
FansUnite is a sports and entertainment company, focusing on technology related to regulated and lawful online gaming and other related products. The principal business is operating the FansUnite Sportsbook and the website of McBookie Limited, offering online gaming services to the UK market.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
($2.05)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.11)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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