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announced 11/5/2021 via BusinessWire

Dun & Bradstreet, will acquire Eyeota

synopsis: Dun & Bradstreet Holdings, Inc., a leading global provider of business decisioning data and analytics, will acquire Singapore-based Eyeota. Eyeota is a data transformation company serving the global enterprise.
buyer parent: Cannae Holdings
buyer: Dun & Bradstreet (DNB:$2,046.60)
Dun & Bradstreet (D&B) is a leading global provider of business decisioning data and analytics. D&B’s Data Cloud fuels solutions and delivers insights that empower customers to accelerate revenue, lower cost, mitigate risk, and transform their businesses. "
target: Eyeota
Based in Singapore, Eyeota is a data transformation company serving the global enterprise. Leading brands, publishers and data companies leverage Eyeota to onboard, enrich, and activate their data assets across global markets and digital geographies.
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announced 6/30/2015 via Company Press Release

ProSiebenSat.1 Digital GmbH, will acquire Virtual Minds AG

synopsis: ProSiebenSat.1 Digital, the digital entertainment unit of the ProSiebenSat.1 Group, will acquire a 51-percent interest in Virtual Minds AG, one of the leading European specialists in the field of digital advertising and media technologies, and operates its own data processing center.
buyer parent: ProSiebenSat.1 Media AG
buyer: ProSiebenSat.1 Digital GmbH
ProSiebenSat.1 Digital is the multimedia company of the ProSiebenSat.1 Group with close connections to the TV core business for a variety of new and innovative media offerings. "
target: Virtual Minds AG
Virtual Minds provides digital advertising and hosting services. It develops and distributes ad server technology for customers in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland; provides digital advertising campaigns, individual tools, specialized campaigns, and optimized accounting for customers.
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closed 3/5/2020 via BusinessWire

GroupM, acquired Sandtable

synopsis: GroupM, the world’s leading media investment company, has acquired the London based Sandtable, a data science company that specialises in behavioural analytics and advanced simulations. Sandtable is pioneering the use of simulations to understand human behaviour, explore future scenarios, and support better strategic decision making.
buyer parent: WPP Group, plc
buyer: GroupM
GroupM is the world’s leading media investment company. GroupM creates a competitive advantage for advertisers via its worldwide organization of media experts who deliver powerful insights on consumers and media platforms, trading expertise, market-leading brand-safe media, content, sports, and more"
target: Sandtable
Headquartered in London, Sandtable is a data science company that specialises in behavioural analytics and advanced simulations. The company uses simulations to understand human behaviour, explore future scenarios, and support better strategic decision making.
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closed 6/7/2021 via PR Newswire

Specialty Print Communications, Inc., acquired FuelPop Marketing

synopsis: Specialty Print Communications, Inc (SPC), an independently owned direct mail and digital solutions provider, has acquired FuelPop Marketing, LLC, a marketing company that provides hyper-personalized solutions to supercharge sales. FuelPop offers services for direct mail, nurture emails, websites, paid social, and more.
buyer: Specialty Print Communications, Inc.
Specialty Print Communications (SPC) is an independently owned direct mail and digital solutions provider. SPC aims to help companies of all sizes grow sales and build lasting customer relationships. They offer services for direct mail, loyalty kits, card issuance, hybrid print production, and more."
target: FuelPop Marketing
FuelPop Marketing is a marketing company that provides hyper-personalized solutions to supercharge sales. FuelPop uses leading-edge advertising technology to help their clients drive incremental sales. They offer services for direct mail, nurture emails, websites, paid social, and more.
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announced 7/3/2018 via Company Press Release

IMImobile Pvt Ltd., will acquire Impact Mobile Inc.

synopsis: IMImobile PLC, a global cloud communications software and solutions provider, is pleased to announce it has agreed to acquire Impact Mobile Inc., Canada’s leading provider of end-to-end mobile engagement solutions from Dealnet Capital Corporation, a Canadian listed consumer finance company.
buyer: IMImobile Pvt Ltd. (AIM:IMO:$219.10)
IMImobile is a cloud communications software and solutions provider that enables companies to use mobile and digital technologies to improve customer experience and engagement. Their cloud software platform manage overs 42 billion messages & 44 billion commerce transactions a year across the world. "
target parent: DealNet Capital Corp
target: Impact Mobile Inc.
Impact Mobile is Canada’s leading provider of end-to-end mobile engagement solutions. The Impact Mobile team ran the first cross-carrier shortcode campaign in North America and has continued developing its innovative mobile-first solutions ever since.
price ($mm)
$21
rev ($mm)
$8
EBITDA ($mm)
$3
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2.6x
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6.9x
closed 3/28/2018 via BusinessWire

UpCurve, Inc., acquired Online Automotive Solutions

synopsis: New Media Investment Group Inc., one of the largest publishers of locally based print and online media in the US, has acquired substantially all the assets of Online Automotive Solutions, a tech-enabled video, data and auto-focused inventory solutions provider, through UpCurve, their digital marketing company.
buyer parent: New Media Investment Group
buyer: UpCurve, Inc.
UpCurve provides products and services that support stronger growth, greater productivity and company-wide efficiency. Their products include digital marketing, CRM software and integration, marketing automation, cloud solutions, voice and email communication offerings, and small business financing."
target: Online Automotive Solutions
Online Automotive Solutions is a tech-enabled video, data and auto-focused inventory solutions provider. Their core business strategy is to leverage best in class technologies to save dealers’ time—time that should be spent prospecting and selling cars.
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$4.00
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closed 9/1/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Taboola, acquired Connexity

synopsis: Taboola, a global leader in powering recommendations for the open web, helping people discover things they may like, has acquired Connexity from Symphony Technology Group. Connexity is a technology and data-driven performance marketing company that helps retailers acquire new customers and drive incremental sales.
buyer: Taboola (TBLA:$1,188.89)
Taboola powers recommendations for the open web, helping people discover things they may like. The company’s platform, powered by artificial intelligence, is used by digital properties, including websites, devices and mobile apps, to drive monetization and user engagement. "
target parent: Symphony Technology Group
target: Connexity
Connexity is a technology and data-driven performance marketing company that helps retailers acquire new customers and drive incremental sales. Headquartered in Los Angeles, the company operates sites and business services in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Germany.
price ($mm)
$800
rev ($mm)
$188
EBITDA ($mm)
$44
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4.3x
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18.0x
closed 10/5/2021 via BusinessWire

Merge World, acquired Perkuto

synopsis: MERGE, a full service marketing agency, has acquired Perkuto, a top-rated marketing operations agency in Canada. Perkuto helps businesses to expand their marketing capacity, implement Marketo best practices, and resolve integration challenges with Workato. Their consultants ensure that their client's Marketo projects are done right the first time.
buyer parent: Keystone Capital
buyer: Merge World
MERGE is a full service marketing agency. MERGE merges storytelling and technology to bring health, wealth and happiness to the world. They offer services for brand strategy, performance marketing, omni-channel campaign execution, content creation, programmatic media, and more. "
target: Perkuto
Perkuto is a top-rated marketing operations agency in Canada. Perkuto helps businesses to expand their marketing capacity, implement Marketo best practices, and resolve integration challenges with Workato. Their consultants ensure that their client's Marketo projects are done right the first time.
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closed 6/2/2021 via Company Press Release

+OneX, acquired DataCore Media

synopsis: +OneX, a new-age solutions and systems integrator based in South Africa, has acquired Johannesburg-based DataCore Media, a digital media and data consultancy. The acquisition of DataCore Media adds online marketing capabilities to +OneX's suite of business transformation solutions and services.
buyer parent: Reunert Ltd.
buyer: +OneX
+OneX is a new-age Information Communication Technologies (ICT) business based in South Africa. The company's offerings include digital consulting, cloud migration and managed services, data services, security services, IT-as-a-Service, enterprise service management, and more. "
target: DataCore Media
DataCore Media is a digital media and data consultancy based in South Africa. Its core service offering includes digital media strategy, buying & planning across all digital, social media, and mobile platforms, as well as the implementation of technology to effectively track and optimise campaigns.
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announced 6/29/2020 via Company Press Release

Lens10 will be merged with MightyHive,

synopsis: Lens10, the leading Australian digital analytics consultancy specializing in digital strategy, analytics strategy, data visualization, dashboarding, and data integration, intends to merge with MightyHive, the global leader in advanced marketing and advertising technologies.
buyer parent: S4 Capital LLC
buyer: MightyHive
Recognized as the global leader in advanced marketing and advertising technologies, MightyHive provides consulting and services in the areas of media operations and training, data strategy and analytics. "
target: Lens10
Australia-based Lens10 provides independent analytics expertise to help clients answer the tough questions to improve the ROI of their online presence. Lens10 is a Google Analytics™ Certified Partner (GACP).
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closed 5/29/2020 via Company Press Release

Accenture, acquired iTrigger

synopsis: Accenture has acquired a majority stake in Chinese digital marketing service provider iTrigger, a company that provides enterprises with “light consulting + product + operation” end-to-end solutions to help customers use Alibaba Cloud technology to build omni-channel data management, achieve precise marketing, and optimize the consumer experience.
buyer: Accenture (ACN:$50,533.39)
Accenture is a global professional services company, providing a range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology & operations. Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance & create value for their stakeholders. "
target: iTrigger
The company iTrigger, established in 2017, mainly provides enterprises with “light consulting + product + operation” end-to-end solutions to help customers use Alibaba Cloud technology to build omni-channel data management, achieve precise marketing, and optimize the consumer experience.
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closed 3/2/2020 via BusinessWire

Sopra Steria, acquired cxpartners

synopsis: Sopra Steria, a European leader in digital transformation, announced it has completed its acquisition in the United Kingdom of cxpartners, the industry leading consultancy specializing in customer experience and user-centred design.
buyer: Sopra Steria (ENXTPA:SOP:$5,053.57)
Sopra Steria, a French leader in digital transformation, provides one of the most comprehensive portfolios of offerings on the market. It provides end to-end solutions to address the core business needs of large companies and organizations, helping them grow and remain competitive. "
target: cxpartners
cxpartners is the industry leading consultancy specializing in customer experience and user-centred design. Based in London and Bristol and employing over 50 designers, cxpartners is renowned for delivering award winning customer centric solutions for both the public and private sectors.
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closed 1/27/2020 via BusinessWire

Merkle, Inc., acquired Digital Pi

synopsis: Merkle, a leading data-driven, technology-enabled, global performance marketing agency and Dentsu Aegis Network company, has announced the acquisition of Digital Pi, a leading digital marketing agency focused on marketing automation consulting services in the B2B sector.
buyer parent: Dentsu Inc.
buyer: Merkle, Inc.
Merkle is a leading data-driven, technology-enabled, global performance marketing agency that specializes in the delivery of unique, personalized customer experiences across platforms and devices. Merkle creates customer experiences that drive improved marketing results and shareholder value. "
target: Digital Pi
Digital Pi is a Marketo Platinum Services Partner that helps companies get sustainable, quantifiable business ROI from the Marketo Engagement Platform. The Digital Pi Gold Standard framework helps Marketo customers establish a solid foundation to scale their marketing quickly and efficiently.
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closed 1/15/2020 via PR Newswire

Cardinal Path, acquired E-Nor, Inc.

synopsis: Dentsu Aegis Network has acquired E-Nor, a pioneer in the Google Analytics platform that has deployed and supported state-of-the-art analytics platforms for hundreds of clients. E-Nor will join Dentsu's marketing analytics consulting arm, Cardinal Path, creating a significant force around the Google marketing stack through expertise and licensing.
buyer parent: Dentsu Inc.
buyer: Cardinal Path
Cardinal Path is a data and marketing analytics consulting firm that helps marketers win in the digital economy. As a trusted marketing technology advisor partnered with top vendors, Cardinal Path is also the largest reseller and go-to firm for the Google Marketing Platform. "
target: E-Nor, Inc.
E-Nor is a pioneer in the Google Analytics platform that has deployed and supported state-of-the-art analytics platforms for hundreds of clients. The company's proven, platform-agnostic analytics framework provides digital intelligence for businesses and organizations of all sizes.
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closed 11/14/2019 via BusinessWire

Accenture Interactive, acquired Sutter Mills

synopsis: Accenture has acquired Sutter Mills through Accenture Interactive. Sutter Mills is a French firm that specializes in developing and executing data-driven marketing strategies for clients. Accenture Interactive helps the world’s leading brands transform their customer experiences across the entire customer journey.
buyer parent: Accenture
buyer: Accenture Interactive
Accenture Interactive helps the world’s leading brands transform their customer experiences across the entire customer journey. Through their connected offerings in design, marketing, content and commerce, they create new ways to win in today’s experience-led economy. "
target: Sutter Mills
Sutter Mills is an independent digital consulting platform, advising global organisations in thinking and implementing the digital age, with a specific focus on unleashing the potential of technology and enabling better customer knowledge and user experience and marketing RoI.
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closed 9/18/2019 via BNC Analysis

Altavia, acquired Oyez Group

synopsis: Altavia has acquired Oyez. Founded in Paris in 2006 by Olivier Nachba, Henri Danzin and Marie-Agnès Danzin, Oyez combines the mastery of connected customer pathways, technologies and processes to accelerate the digital transformation of brands and distributors in the service of personalized customer experience.
buyer: Altavia
Altavia is the leading independent international group specializing in commercial communication for the retail sector. They provide a multi-channel approach to their clients’ commercial communication needs, enabling them to offer bespoke solutions at every stage in the value chain. "
target: Oyez Group
Founded in Paris in 2006 by Olivier Nachba, Henri Danzin and Marie-Agnès Danzin, Oyez combines the mastery of connected customer pathways, technologies and processes to accelerate the digital transformation of brands and distributors in the service of personalized customer experience.
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closed 7/31/2019 via BusinessWire

Resources Global Professionals, acquired Veracity Consulting Group, LLC

synopsis: Resources Connection, Inc., a multinational business consulting firm operating as Resources Global Professionals (RGP), closed a transaction to acquire 100% of the equity of Veracity Consulting Group, a fast-growing, digital transformation firm that delivers innovative solutions to the Fortune 500 and leading healthcare organizations.
buyer: Resources Global Professionals (RECN:$729.00)
Resources Global Professionals are a global consulting firm that enables rapid business outcomes by bringing together the right people to create transformative change. They specialize in the areas of Business Transformation, Governance, Risk and Compliance and Technology and Digital Innovation. "
target: Veracity Consulting Group, LLC
Veracity is a fast-growing, digital transformation firm based in Richmond, Virginia, that delivers innovative solutions to the Fortune 500 and leading healthcare organizations.
price ($mm)
$31
rev ($mm)
$21
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EV / rev
1.4x
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closed 6/26/2019 via PR Newswire

ProKarma Inc., acquired Vanick Digital

synopsis: ProKarma, a global digital services company, has acquired the Vanick Group, a multi-faceted digital transformation business. Vanick Group is known for API strategy and services driving digital transformation and business growth. Its Fifty Seven Pounds and Totus brands are leaders in Martech stack integration & Multi-Channel marketing communication.
buyer parent: Carlyle Group
buyer: ProKarma Inc.
ProKarma is a global digital services company that helps organizations build the vision and the tools to run the future. With expertise in strategy, technology and operations, ProKarma delivers design-engineered solutions that escalate growth for the world's largest companies. "
target: Vanick Digital
Vanick Digital provides expertise in API strategy, custom development, multi-channel marketing communication, and Martech stack integration services. Its Fifty Seven Pounds and Totus brands are leaders in Martech stack integration & Multi-Channel marketing communication respectively.
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closed 5/22/2019 via BusinessWire

Perficient, Inc., acquired Sundog

synopsis: Perficient, Inc., the leading digital transformation consulting firm serving Global 2000 and other large enterprise customers throughout North America, announced it has completed the acquisition of Sundog Interactive, Inc., a marketing and technology consulting firm that delivers Salesforce solutions for the world’s leading manufacturers.
buyer: Perficient, Inc. (PRFT:$673.71)
Perficient is a leading digital transformation consulting firm. With information technology, management consulting, and creative capabilities, Perficient and its Perficient Digital agency deliver vision and value with outstanding digital experience, business optimization, and industry solutions. "
target: Sundog
Sundog specializes in marketing strategy, lead management, mobile and web development, measurement and insights, technology integration and more. Sundog has 20 years in marketing, technology and integration, employs trusted experts, has over 100 certifications in Salesforce, Sitecore and more.
price ($mm)
$14
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closed 8/20/2018 via BNC Analysis

Merkle, Inc., acquired Amicus Digital

synopsis: US data and technology agency giant, Merkle, has acquired Salesforce Marketing Cloud specialist, consultancy, Amicus Digital. Amicus Digital is an Australian-based technology, advisory and professional services company, specialising in marketing cloud technology and solutions.
buyer parent: Dentsu Inc.
buyer: Merkle, Inc.
Merkle is a leading data-driven, technology-enabled, global performance marketing agency that specializes in the delivery of unique, personalized customer experiences across platforms and devices. Merkle creates customer experiences that drive improved marketing results and shareholder value. "
target: Amicus Digital
Amicus Digital is an Australian-based technology, advisory and professional services company, specialising in marketing cloud technology and solutions.
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announced 11/5/2021 via BusinessWire

Dun & Bradstreet, will acquire Eyeota

synopsis: Dun & Bradstreet Holdings, Inc., a leading global provider of business decisioning data and analytics, will acquire Singapore-based Eyeota. Eyeota is a data transformation company serving the global enterprise.
buyer parent: Cannae Holdings
buyer: Dun & Bradstreet (DNB:$2,046.60)
Dun & Bradstreet (D&B) is a leading global provider of business decisioning data and analytics. D&B’s Data Cloud fuels solutions and delivers insights that empower customers to accelerate revenue, lower cost, mitigate risk, and transform their businesses. "
target: Eyeota
Based in Singapore, Eyeota is a data transformation company serving the global enterprise. Leading brands, publishers and data companies leverage Eyeota to onboard, enrich, and activate their data assets across global markets and digital geographies.
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announced 11/5/2021 via BusinessWire

Dun & Bradstreet, will acquire NetWise Data

synopsis: Dun & Bradstreet Holdings, Inc., a leading global provider of business decisioning data and analytics, will acquire NetWise, the leading provider of B2B Marketing Data, helping to power the majority of business data across all of Ad & Mar-Tech.
buyer parent: Cannae Holdings
buyer: Dun & Bradstreet (DNB:$2,046.60)
Dun & Bradstreet (D&B) is a leading global provider of business decisioning data and analytics. D&B’s Data Cloud fuels solutions and delivers insights that empower customers to accelerate revenue, lower cost, mitigate risk, and transform their businesses. "
target: NetWise Data
NetWise is the leading provider of B2B Marketing Data, helping to power the majority of business data across all of Ad & Mar-Tech. Its B2B Audience Data Platform enables any marketing team to execute multi-channel campaigns across every platform and in every channel.
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announced 11/5/2021 via BusinessWire

Dun & Bradstreet, will acquire Eyeota

synopsis: Dun & Bradstreet Holdings, Inc., a leading global provider of business decisioning data and analytics, will acquire Singapore-based Eyeota. Eyeota is a data transformation company serving the global enterprise.
buyer parent: Cannae Holdings
buyer: Dun & Bradstreet (DNB:$2,046.60)
Dun & Bradstreet (D&B) is a leading global provider of business decisioning data and analytics. D&B’s Data Cloud fuels solutions and delivers insights that empower customers to accelerate revenue, lower cost, mitigate risk, and transform their businesses. "
target: Eyeota
Based in Singapore, Eyeota is a data transformation company serving the global enterprise. Leading brands, publishers and data companies leverage Eyeota to onboard, enrich, and activate their data assets across global markets and digital geographies.
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closed 3/11/2020 via Company Press Release

Dun & Bradstreet, acquired coAction.com

synopsis: Dun & Bradstreet, a leading global provider of business decisioning data and analytics, has acquired coAction.com LLC, a provider of revenue cycle management software. coAction.com offers a cloud-based collaboration platform that enables revenue management for the entire customer/patient interaction cycle.
buyer parent: Cannae Holdings
buyer: Dun & Bradstreet (DNB:$2,046.60)
Dun & Bradstreet (D&B) data and insights help improve business performance. Delivered through the D&B Data Cloud and market-leading solutions, their data and insights help accelerate revenue, manage risk, lower cost and transform businesses. Global businesses of all sizes rely on D&B. "
target: coAction.com
coAction.com is a provider of revenue cycle management solutions. coAction.com offers a cloud-based collaboration platform that enables revenue management for the entire customer/patient interaction cycle. Their solutions are used by mid to large sized organizations across multiple industries.
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closed 1/15/2020 via Company Press Release

Dun & Bradstreet, acquired Orb Intelligence

synopsis: Dun & Bradstreet, a leading global provider of business decisioning data and analytics, has acquired Orb Intelligence, a prominent digital business identity and firmographic data provider. Orb Intelligence provides a database of company information and matching services to B2B marketers.
buyer parent: Cannae Holdings
buyer: Dun & Bradstreet (DNB:$2,046.60)
Dun & Bradstreet (D&B) data and insights help improve business performance. Delivered through the D&B Data Cloud and market-leading solutions, their data and insights help accelerate revenue, manage risk, lower cost and transform businesses. Global businesses of all sizes rely on D&B. "
target: Orb Intelligence
Orb Intelligence is a digital business identity and firmographic data provider. Orb Intelligence provides a database of company information and matching services to B2B marketers. Their database offers detailed information on 57 million companies in over 120 different countries.
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closed 6/14/2019 via BusinessWire

Dun & Bradstreet, acquired Lattice Engines

synopsis: Dun & Bradstreet, a Cannae portfolio company, has completed the acquisition of Lattice Engines, the leading AI-powered customer data platform (CDP), enabling B2B organizations to scale their account-based marketing and sales programs across every channel.
buyer parent: Cannae Holdings
buyer: Dun & Bradstreet (DNB:$2,046.60)
Dun & Bradstreet (D&B) data and insights help improve business performance. Delivered through the D&B Data Cloud and market-leading solutions, their data and insights help accelerate revenue, manage risk, lower cost and transform businesses. Global businesses of all sizes rely on D&B. "
target: Lattice Engines
Lattice Engines is the leading AI-powered customer data platform (CDP), enabling B2B organizations to scale their account-based marketing and sales programs across every channel.
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closed 2/8/2019 via BusinessWire

Cannae Holdings, CC Capital, Thomas H. Lee Partners, L.P., acquired Dun & Bradstreet

synopsis: Cannae Holdings, Inc., along with its investment consortium including CC Capital and Thomas H. Lee Partners along with a group of distinguished investors, has completed the acquisition of Dun & Bradstreet, the global leader in commercial data and analytics.
buyer: Thomas H. Lee Partners, L.P.
buyer: Cannae Holdings (CNNE:$1,188.10)
buyer: CC Capital
Cannae Holding is a holding company with a strong track record of investing in diverse assets. Thomas H. Lee Partners is one of the world's oldest and most experienced private equity firms. CC Capital is a private investment firm with a focus on investing and operating long term companies. "
target: Dun & Bradstreet (DNB:$2,046.60)
Dun & Bradstreet (D&B) data and insights help improve business performance. Delivered through the D&B Data Cloud and market-leading solutions, their data and insights help accelerate revenue, manage risk, lower cost and transform businesses. Global businesses of all sizes rely on D&B.
price ($mm)[EV]
$5,518 [$6,655]
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$1,813
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$533
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12.5x
closed 1/10/2017 via BusinessWire

Dun & Bradstreet, Inc., acquired Avention- OneSource Solutions

synopsis: Dun & Bradstreet, the world's leading source of commercial data, analytics and insight on businesses, announced that it has acquired Massachusetts-based Avention, the maker of OneSource solutions. Avention provides organizations with a deeper understanding of company, contact, and market data, delivered through a robust technology platform.
buyer: Dun & Bradstreet, Inc. (DNB:$2,046.60)
Dun & Bradstreet, Inc. is the world's leading source of commercial data, analytics and insight on businesses. Their global commercial database contains more than 240 million business records. The company was founded in 1841 and is headquartered in Short Hills, NJ. "
target: Avention- OneSource Solutions
Avention, maker of OneSource Solutions, delivers smarter business insights to help companies get a deeper understanding of company, contact, and market data. Headquartered in Concord, MA with offices across North America, Europe and APAC, Avention has nearly 4000 customers worldwide.
price ($mm)
$150
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$60
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closed 11/30/2015 via BNC Analysis

Bisnode AB, purchased Bonline, Bonitetna Hisa, and Rating from Dun & Bradstreet, Inc.

synopsis: Bisnode, a business intelligence company, said it has become the owner of three ratings agencies - Croatia's Bonline, Slovenia's Bonitetna Hisa and Serbia's Rating, which previously operated under peer Dun & Bradstreet (D&B) in Southeast Europe.
buyer parent: Ratos AB
buyer: Bisnode AB
Bisnode enables people to make smart decisions. They turn data into insights that facilitate decision-making in both strategic issues and daily operations for companies and organizations throughout Europe. "
seller: Dun & Bradstreet, Inc. (DNB:$2,046.60)
Bonline (Croatia), Bonitetna Hisa (Slovenia), and Rating (Serbia) are Southeastern European ratings agencies of Dun & Bradstreet, the world's leading source of commercial data, analytics and insight on businesses.
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announced 6/11/2015 via BNC Analysis

Archer Capital, will acquire Dun & Bradstreet Australia Holdings Limited

synopsis: Australian private equity buyout firm Archer Capital has agreed to buy the Australia and New Zealand business of credit information provider Dun & Bradstreet Corp. Dun & Bradstreet is the world’s leading source of commercial information and insight.
buyer: Archer Capital
Archer Capital is one of Australia’s leading private equity investment houses, with $2 billion in funds under management or advice and the longest track record of any leveraged buyout (LBO) manager in Australia. "
target parent: Dun & Bradstreet, Inc.
target: Dun & Bradstreet Australia Holdings Limited
D&B Australia is a trusted leader in commercial risk and receivables management and owns and operates an emerging high growth consumer credit service. Through these three primary units, D&B Australia is able to collect high quality data on most businesses within Australia and New Zealand.
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closed 1/8/2015 via Yahoo, Inc.

Dun & Bradstreet, Inc., acquired NetProspex Inc.

synopsis: Dun & Bradstreet, Inc., the world's leading source of commercial information and insight on businesses, announced that it has acquired NetProspex, the Massachusetts-based company that is a leader in B2B professional contact data and data management.
buyer: Dun & Bradstreet, Inc. (DNB:$2,046.60)
Dun & Bradstreet, Inc. is the world's leading source of commercial data, analytics and insight on businesses. Their global commercial database contains more than 240 million business records. "
target: NetProspex Inc.
NetProspex Inc. is the smarter B2B data services partner. They help marketing and sales organizations optimize their revenue impact by increasing the quality and effectiveness of their marketing data management practices.
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closed 4/29/2014 via BusinessWire

Dun & Bradstreet, Inc., acquired Indicee Inc.

synopsis: Dun & Bradstreet, the world's leading source of commercial information and insight on businesses, acquired Indicee, an innovator in the cloud-based analytics and business intelligence (BI) space. Indicee offers agile, cloud-based solutions that quickly bring disparate data together to deliver the answers businesses need.
buyer: Dun & Bradstreet, Inc. (DNB:$2,046.60)
The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation is the world's leading source of commercial data, analytics and insight on businesses, or “content.” Their global commercial database contains more than 230 million business records. "
target: Indicee Inc.
Indicee is leading the shift from complex, expensive business intelligence (BI) software to agile, cloud-based solutions that quickly bring disparate data together to deliver the answers businesses need.
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closed 4/17/2014 via BusinessWire

Dun & Bradstreet, Inc., purchased Social Data Matching Business Unit from Fliptop

synopsis: D&B, the world's leading source of commercial information and insight on businesses, announced that it has acquired the social data matching business unit of Fliptop, a leader in software solutions that aggregates public web and social data.
buyer: Dun & Bradstreet, Inc. (DNB:$2,046.60)
The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation is the world's leading source of commercial data, analytics and insight on businesses, or “content.” Their global commercial database contains more than 230 million business records. "
seller: Fliptop
Fliptop’s social data matching technology matches people with their public profiles with businesses that are included in the proprietary structured database, which can offer customers an edge in an increasingly digital sales and marketing environment.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
closed 9/16/2010 via Company Press Release

MCH Inc, acquired Quality Education Data

synopsis: MCH Strategic Data has acquired key assets of Quality Education Data from Market Data Retrival ("MDR") for an undisclosed sum. MDR is a division of Dun & Bradstreet.
buyer: MCH Inc
MCH Strategic Data is America’s leading compiler of business-to-institution (B2i) databases and mailing lists. The database features information on 1.1 million institutions and 8.2 million decision makers. "
target parent: Dun & Bradstreet, Inc.
target: Quality Education Data
Quality Education Data (QED), is a research and database company, focused exclusively on education. QED’s National Education Database covers all U.S. and Canadian educational institutions and is the core data resource which supports all QED products and services.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
closed 9/1/2010 via BusinessWire

Dun & Bradstreet, Inc., acquired Dun & Bradstreet Australia Holdings Limited

synopsis: D&B, the world's leading source of commercial information and insight on businesses, announced it has acquired a member of the D&B Worldwide Network, privately held Dun & Bradstreet Australia Holdings Limited, the leading credit and information services provider in Australia and New Zealand, for approximately $205 million in cash.
buyer: Dun & Bradstreet, Inc. (DNB:$2,046.60)
Dun & Bradstreet is the world’s leading source of commercial information and insight on businesses, enabling companies to Decide with Confidence® for 169 years. D&B’s global commercial database contains more than 168 million business records. "
target: Dun & Bradstreet Australia Holdings Limited
D&B Australia is a trusted leader in commercial risk and receivables management and owns and operates an emerging high growth consumer credit service. Through these three primary units, D&B Australia is able to collect high quality data on most businesses within Australia and New Zealand.
price ($mm)
$205
rev ($mm)
$80
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.6x
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/28/2009 via Company Description

Dun & Bradstreet, Inc., acquired ICC Information Limited

synopsis: Dun & Bradstreet Inc. has acquired the UK & Irish businesses of ICC Limited.
buyer: Dun & Bradstreet, Inc. (DNB:$2,046.60)
Dun & Bradstreet is the world’s leading source of commercial information and insight on businesses, enabling companies to Decide with Confidence® for 169 years. D&B’s global commercial database contains more than 168 million business records. "
target parent: Bisnode AB
target: ICC Information Limited
ICC Information Limited is a leading UK and Irish credit and business information provider. Established in 1969, ICC provides data containing in-depth analysis on approximately 1.5 million British and Irish limited companies and unincorporated businesses.
price ($mm)
$17
rev ($mm)
$21
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.8x
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/12/2009 via Company Press Release

Market Data Retrieval, acquired Quality Education Data

synopsis: Market Data Retrieval, a D&B Company, has acquired Quality Education Data, an education marketing services provider, formerly owned by Scholastic Inc.
buyer parent: Dun & Bradstreet, Inc.
buyer: Market Data Retrieval
Market Data Retrieval (MDR) is the market’s first choice for direct sales and marketing solutions, powered by the most complete, current, and accurate education databases available in the industry. "
target parent: Scholastic Inc.
target: Quality Education Data
Quality Education Data (QED) is a marketing services firm focused solely on the education market. QED provides clients with marketing planning, execution and analysis.
price ($mm)
$29
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/30/2008 via

Hoover’s Connect, acquired Visible Path Corporation

synopsis: Hoover’s, Inc. announced the official launch of Hoover’s Connect – a powerful business networking tool that helps users get introduced to and establish relationships with targeted prospects. This launch coincides with Hoover’s agreement to acquire Visible Path, the company that had been powering Hoover's Connect Beta for the past year.
buyer parent: Dun & Bradstreet, Inc.
buyer: Hoover’s Connect
Hoover's Connect incorporates professional social networking technology developed with the intent to provide large enterprises with the automated data gathering, privacy and analysis that they require. "
target: Visible Path Corporation
Visible Path applies social network algorithms that automatically rate relationship strength and path strength to drive new levels of success, efficiency and trust in your social network. Visible Path allows individuals and companies to connect their social networks while maintaining privacy.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
closed 12/4/2007 via paidContent.org

Dun & Bradstreet, Inc., acquired Allbusiness.com

synopsis: Online business resource AllBusiness.com has been acquired by Dun & Bradstreet for approximately $55 million to enhance its internet presence. The site will operate as a wholly owned subsidiary of the veteran commercial info company with Kathy Yates remaining as CEO.
buyer: Dun & Bradstreet, Inc. (DNB:$2,046.60)
Dun & Bradstreet is the world’s leading source of commercial information and insight on businesses, enabling companies to Decide with Confidence® for 169 years. D&B’s global commercial database contains more than 168 million business records. "
target: Allbusiness.com
AllBusiness.com is an online media and e-commerce company that operates one of the premier business sites on the Web. The site has received critical acclaim from The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Business 2.0, Fortune, and other publications.
price ($mm)
$55
rev ($mm)
$10
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
5.5x
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/21/2007 via BusinessWire

Dun & Bradstreet, Inc., acquired First Research

synopsis: Dun & Bradstreet has acquired First Research for $22.5 million, with an earn-out potential of up to $4 million based on financial performance. The acquisition is being funded with cash on hand. First Research is the leading Internet provider of editorial-based industry insight, specifically tailored toward sales professionals.
buyer: Dun & Bradstreet, Inc. (DNB:$2,046.60)
Dun & Bradstreet is the world’s leading source of commercial information and insight. D&B’s global commercial database contains more than 110 million business records. D&B’s proprietary DUNSRight® Quality Process, transforms the enormous amount of data D&B collects daily into decision-ready insight."
target: First Research
First Research is the leading industry intelligence company that helps sales teams perform faster and smarter. First Research synthesizes hundreds of sources into an easy to digest format a sales person can consume very quickly to better understand a prospect’s or client’s business issues.
price ($mm)
$23
rev ($mm)
$7
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
4.1x
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/8/2006 via BusinessWire

Dun & Bradstreet, Inc., acquired Open Ratings, Inc.

synopsis: D&B, the leading provider of global business information, tools and insight, today announced that it has acquired Open Ratings, located in Waltham, Massachusetts, for $8.0 million, funded with cash on hand.
buyer: Dun & Bradstreet, Inc. (DNB:$2,046.60)
Dun & Bradstreet is the world’s leading source of commercial information and insight. D&B’s global commercial database contains more than 110 million business records. D&B’s proprietary DUNSRight® Quality Process, transforms the enormous amount of data D&B collects daily into decision-ready insight."
target: Open Ratings, Inc.
Open Ratings helps companies proactively manage supply risk, enabling better operational and financial performance. By combining critical operational and financial information with predictive analytics, Open Ratings gives companies highly actionable insight that reduces risk.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
announced 12/21/2020 via BusinessWire

Eldridge Industries, will acquire Knoema Corporation

synopsis: Knoema, the premier data platform which makes the world’s data discoverable and usable, announced an agreement to be acquired by Eldridge, a holding company with a unique network of businesses across finance, technology, real estate, and entertainment.
buyer: Eldridge Industries
Eldridge grows diversified businesses with a focus on Insurance, Credit, Technology, Real Estate, Sports and Media, and Consumer. The firm seeks to build and grow businesses led by proven management teams that have demonstrated leadership and experience to scale an enterprise. "
target: Knoema Corporation
Knoema is the most comprehensive source of global decision-making data in the world. Their data technology solutions compress the complex data discovery to insight workflow from countless hours to minutes, saving clients time, energy and budget.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/8/2019 via BusinessWire

Cannae Holdings, CC Capital, Thomas H. Lee Partners, L.P., acquired Dun & Bradstreet

synopsis: Cannae Holdings, Inc., along with its investment consortium including CC Capital and Thomas H. Lee Partners along with a group of distinguished investors, has completed the acquisition of Dun & Bradstreet, the global leader in commercial data and analytics.
buyer: Thomas H. Lee Partners, L.P.
buyer: Cannae Holdings (CNNE:$1,188.10)
buyer: CC Capital
Cannae Holding is a holding company with a strong track record of investing in diverse assets. Thomas H. Lee Partners is one of the world's oldest and most experienced private equity firms. CC Capital is a private investment firm with a focus on investing and operating long term companies. "
target: Dun & Bradstreet (DNB:$2,046.60)
Dun & Bradstreet (D&B) data and insights help improve business performance. Delivered through the D&B Data Cloud and market-leading solutions, their data and insights help accelerate revenue, manage risk, lower cost and transform businesses. Global businesses of all sizes rely on D&B.
price ($mm)[EV]
$5,518 [$6,655]
rev ($mm)
$1,813
EBITDA ($mm)
$533
EV / rev
3.7x
EV / EBITDA
12.5x
closed 3/14/2014 via BusinessWire

Fitch Ratings Ltd., acquired Business Monitor International

synopsis: Fitch Group, a global leader in financial information services with operations in more than 30 countries, announced it has acquired Business Monitor International (BMI), an independent provider of country risk and industry analysis specializing in emerging and frontier markets.
buyer parent: Fimalac SA
buyer: Fitch Ratings Ltd. (:$693.00)
Dual-headquartered in New York and London with over 50 offices worldwide, Fitch Ratings is a global rating agency dedicated to providing value beyond the rating through independent and prospective credit opinions, research and data. "
target: Business Monitor International
Business Monitor International is a print and online publisher of specialist business information on global emerging markets. It integrates country risk and industry analysis and forecasts on global, regional, and country level developments and trends across 200 countries and 24 industry verticals.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/2/2012 via BusinessWire

Cannondale Investments, acquired OneSource, Inc.

synopsis: GTCR, a leading private equity firm, announced it has acquired OneSource Information Services, Inc., a subsidiary of Infogroup, Inc. This acquisition will be completed through GTCR’s previously established partnership with Cannondale Investments and Joseph Ripp. OneSource provides online business information and sales intelligence solutions.
buyer parent: GTCR, LLC
buyer: Cannondale Investments
Cannondale Investments is a platform company focused on acquiring data-enabled information services firms that deliver timely and actionable data to their clients. The company was formed through a partnership with GTCR Golder Rauner, LLC, a private equity firm. "
target parent: CCMP Capital Advisors, LLC
target: OneSource, Inc.
OneSource provides online business information and sales intelligence solutions. The company has two core products which are Business Browser and iSell. On top of its core information solutions, it provides application integration, data analysis, and research and business consulting services.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/4/2007 via paidContent.org

Dun & Bradstreet, Inc., acquired Allbusiness.com

synopsis: Online business resource AllBusiness.com has been acquired by Dun & Bradstreet for approximately $55 million to enhance its internet presence. The site will operate as a wholly owned subsidiary of the veteran commercial info company with Kathy Yates remaining as CEO.
buyer: Dun & Bradstreet, Inc. (DNB:$2,046.60)
Dun & Bradstreet is the world’s leading source of commercial information and insight on businesses, enabling companies to Decide with Confidence® for 169 years. D&B’s global commercial database contains more than 168 million business records. "
target: Allbusiness.com
AllBusiness.com is an online media and e-commerce company that operates one of the premier business sites on the Web. The site has received critical acclaim from The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Business 2.0, Fortune, and other publications.
price ($mm)
$55
rev ($mm)
$10
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
5.5x
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/17/2006 via Company Press Release

Grey House Publishing, acquired Micromedia

synopsis: ProQuest Information and Learning announced the sale of its directories program, published by Toronto-based Micromedia ProQuest, to Grey House Publishing of Millerton, New York.
buyer: Grey House Publishing
Grey House Publishing produces and publishes information products in the business, health, statistical, and demographic fields. It publishes covering the Mail Order, Food & Beverage, Venture Capital, and Security industries, as well as several databases in the Health and Education fields. "
target parent: Voyager Learning Company
target: Micromedia
Micromedia ProQuest is Canada's leading publisher and distributor of proprietary and third-party financial, bibliographic, and directory database products for the academic, corporate K-12 and library markets.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/15/2006 via

Dow Jones & Company, Inc., acquired Factiva

synopsis: Dow Jones & Co. on Wednesday will pay $160 million to take full control of the Factiva news-search service from current partner Reuters Group, as it looks to reduce its dependence on print revenue sources in an era increasingly geared toward online information. Terms call for Dow Jones to pay $153 million in cash and $7 million in preferred stock.
buyer: Dow Jones & Company, Inc. (:$1,769.69)
Dow Jones & Company is a leading provider of global business news and information services. Its Consumer Media Group publishes The Wall Street Journal, Barron's, MarketWatch and the Far Eastern Economic Review. "
target parent: Reuters Group PLC
target: Factiva
Factiva provides world-class global news and business information through its Web sites and content integration solutions. Factiva’s mission is to be the indispensable provider of business info and customized solutions which inspire its customers' best business decisions, globally and locally.
price ($mm)
$173*
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 6/18/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Meltwater, will acquire Owler

synopsis: Meltwater B.V., a leading global SaaS provider of media intelligence and social analytics, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Owler. Owler is the crowdsourced competitive intelligence platform that business professionals use to outsmart their competition, gain competitive insights, and uncover the latest industry news and alerts.
buyer: Meltwater (:$359.79)
Meltwater provides social and media intelligence. By examining millions of posts each day from social media platforms, blogs and news sites, Meltwater helps companies make better, more informed decisions based on insight from the outside. "
target: Owler
Owler is the crowdsourced competitive intelligence platform that business professionals use to outsmart their competition, gain competitive insights, and uncover the latest industry news and alerts.
price ($mm)
$25
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 6/25/2018 via BNC Analysis

Cerved Group SpA, will acquire SpazioDati

synopsis: Cerved Group strengthens its presence in digital marketing with the acquisition of Italian SpazioDati. SpazioDati S.r.l. provides enterprise data solutions. It builds a knowledge-graph accessible through simple APIs on dandelion.eu. by using big data and semantic web technologies. SpazioDatti also offers Atoka, a provider of B2B Lead Generation.
buyer: Cerved Group SpA (BIT:CERV:$477.91)
Cerved is a primary operator in Italy in the analysis of credit risk and one of the main rating agencies in Europe. Cerved, through Cerved Credit Management, is also a primary independent market operator in offering services related to the assessment and management of credit positions. "
target: SpazioDati
SpazioDati S.r.l. provides enterprise data solutions. It builds a knowledge-graph accessible through simple APIs on dandelion.eu. by using big data and semantic web technologies. SpazioDatti also offers Atoka, a provider of B2B Lead Generation on over 6 million companies.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$3
EBITDA ($mm)
$1
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
0.0x
closed 8/4/2015 via BusinessWire

Relevate merged with DataMentors, Inc.,

synopsis: DataMentors, a leader of data quality and integration, business intelligence and Data-as-a-Service, and Relevate, a leading marketing data and services provider have announced their merger. With the close of this merger, DataMentors and Relevate form the industry's leading provider of Data-as-a-Service (DaaS).
buyer: DataMentors, Inc.
DataMentors is a Data-as-a-Service provider, helping brands achieve growth with highly robust marketing data, technology, and analytics solutions. Their solutions leverage the modern data ecosystem and real-time data analytics to create an "always on" dataset of consumers where purchase is imminent."
target: Relevate
For over 36 years Relevate has provided some of the world's most prominent brands with highly robust data solutions and data-management services. Relevate analyzes and interprets data to give clients the most powerful and comprehensive data solutions in the data industry.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/9/2014 via Company Press Release

Database Consultants Australia, acquired IncNet Australia

synopsis: DCA’s expansion continues with the acquisition of the market-leading IncNet database business. The company is regarded as the best business-marketing database, as well as the pre-eminent business-to-business data source for marketers, across both Australia and New Zealand.
buyer parent: Integrated Parking Solutions, Inc.
buyer: Database Consultants Australia
Database Consultants Australia (DCA) is a data management and software development company that specialises in providing customer management applications based around innovative database marketing services, advanced data integration and delivery technologies. "
target: IncNet Australia
IncNet is regarded as the best business-marketing database, as well as the pre-eminent business-to-business data source for marketers, across both Australia and New Zealand. It offers a range of quality data attributes about the top 50,000 companies in each of these countries.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 3/13/2018 via BusinessWire

Duff & Phelps Corp., will acquire Kroll Inc.

synopsis: Duff & Phelps, the global advisor that enables clients to protect, restore and maximize value, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Kroll, the global leader in complex investigations, security and cyber solutions, from Corporate Risk Holdings.
buyer: Duff & Phelps Corp. (DUF:$484.70)
Duff & Phelps is a global financial advisory and investment banking firm that provides expertise in the areas of valuation, transactions, financial restructuring, alternative assets, disputes and taxation, with more than 1,000 employees serving clients from offices in North America, Europe and Asia."
target parent: Corporate Risk Holdings, LLC
target: Kroll Inc.
Kroll is the leading global provider of risk solutions, helping clients make confident risk management decisions about people, assets, operations, and security through investigations, cyber security, due diligence and compliance, physical and operational security, and data management services.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/26/2018 via PR Newswire

S&P Global Market Intelligence, acquired Panjiva

synopsis: S&P Global, a leading provider of transparent and independent ratings, benchmarks, analytics and data to the capital and commodity markets worldwide, announced that it has acquired Panjiva, Inc., the authoritative and most comprehensive information source for the global trade community.
buyer parent: S&P Global
buyer: S&P Global Market Intelligence
S&P Global Market Intelligence is a leading provider of financial and industry data, research, news and analytics to investment professionals, government agencies, corporations, and universities worldwide. "
target: Panjiva
Panjiva is the authoritative and most comprehensive information source for the global trade community. The company’s sophisticated technology makes sense of massive amounts of diverse, fragmented data on more than 10 million companies across 190 countries.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/23/2016 via GlobeNewswire

Descartes Systems Group Inc., acquired Datamyne

synopsis: Descartes Systems Group, the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce via the Global Logistics Network (GLN), announced that it has acquired Datamyne, a leading provider of cloud-based trade data content solutions for customers to analyze import and export trade activity.
buyer: Descartes Systems Group Inc. (DSGX:$363.80)
Descartes is the global leader in providing on-demand, software-as-a-service solutions focused on improving the productivity, performance and security of logistics-intensive businesses. Customers use their modular, software-as-a-service solutions to complete numerous logistics processes. "
target: Datamyne
Founded in 1992, Datamyne has claimed a top-ranked position in the highly competitive US market for trade data. Datamyne offers the best value in business intelligence: easy access, with expert support, at an affordable price, to the world's largest searchable trade database.
price ($mm)
$53
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/16/2013 via Wall Street Journal

Wilmington Group plc, acquired Compliance Week LLC

synopsis: Wilmington Group plc, the provider of Information, Compliance and Education to professional markets announces the acquisition of the trading assets and certain liabilities of Compliance Week, the leading provider of governance , risk and compliance information and events for public companies and large enterprises primarily in the US.
buyer: Wilmington Group plc (LSE:WIL:$162.62)
Wilmington Group plc is a dynamic and expanding company providing information and training to professional business markets. Their businesses enable professionals and their organizations to perform better by providing quality, relevant and reliable information, education and knowledge. "
target parent: Haymarket Group Limited
target: Compliance Week LLC
Compliance Week is an information service on corporate governance, risk and compliance that features weekly electronic newsletters, a monthly print magazine, proprietary databases, industry-leading events, and a variety of interactive features and forums.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 5/22/2012 via Market Wire

R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company, will acquire EDGAR Online Inc.

synopsis: R. R. Donnelley & Sons Company and EDGAR Online jointly announced that they have signed a definitive agreement pursuant to which RR Donnelley will acquire EDGAR Online, a leading provider of disclosure management services, financial data and enterprise risk analytics software and solutions for both corporate and investment professionals.
buyer: R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company (RRD:$6,413.40)
RR Donnelley is a global provider of integrated communications. The company works collaboratively with more than 60,000 customers worldwide to develop custom communications solutions that reduce costs, enhance ROI and ensure compliance. "
target: EDGAR Online Inc.
EDGAR Online provides financial data, analytics and disclosure management solutions to help corporations and institutional investors facilitate compliance and management of regulatory disclosure filings.
price ($mm)[EV]
$73 [$71]
rev ($mm)
$31
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
3.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/1/2010 via Market Wire

Harte-Hanks, Inc., acquired Information Arts Ltd

synopsis: Harte-Hanks, Inc. announced that it acquired Information Arts (UK) Limited. Information Arts, based in High Wycombe in the United Kingdom, is a provider of data-driven marketing insight to business-to-business marketers across Europe -- and increasingly across the globe.
buyer: Harte-Hanks, Inc. (NYSE:HHS:$394.15)
Harte-Hanks® is a worldwide direct and targeted marketing company that provides multichannel direct and digital marketing services and shopper advertising opportunities to a wide range of local, regional, national and international consumer and business-to-business marketers. "
target: Information Arts Ltd
Information Arts is the leader of insight-led business-to-business relationship marketing in Europe. Information Arts delivers a range of insight, data and database solutions within a high added value service to clients.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/3/2010 via

Altegrity, acquired Kroll Inc.

synopsis: Altegrity, Inc., an industry-leading provider of information solutions to its clients around the world in the areas of screening, risk analysis, and security solutions, and Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc., the global professional services firm, announced the completion of the acquisition of Kroll Inc. by Altegrity.
buyer parent: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
buyer: Altegrity
Altegrity is the largest commercial provider of background investigations for the government; a global commercial employment background and drug screening supplier to more than 25 percent of the Fortune 500; one of the principal providers of data services to the insurance industry. "
target parent: Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc.
target: Kroll Inc.
Kroll is the world’s foremost independent risk consulting company. For more than 30 years, Kroll has helped companies, government agencies and individuals reduce their exposure to risk and capitalize on business opportunities.
price ($mm)
$1,130
rev ($mm)
$667
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.7x
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/15/2007 via Company Description

MergerMarket, acquired Infinata, Inc.

synopsis: In September 2007, Mergermarket acquired Infinata, an information solutions and marketing analytics provider to the global financial service, life science, and high technology industries.
buyer parent: Pearson plc
buyer: MergerMarket
MergerMarket, part of Pearson's Financial Times Group, is an unparalleled, independent M&A intelligence tool used by the world's foremost financial institutions to originate deals. It provides proprietary intelligence on potential deal flow, potential mandates and valuations. "
target: Infinata, Inc.
Infinata is an innovative provider of information solutions and marketing analytics to the global financial service, life science, and high-tech industries. Our information suites include: BioPharm Insight, High Net Worth Insight, and Corporate Tracker.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/22/2007 via BusinessWire

TFC, Inc., acquired Database Marketing Solutions

synopsis: Nationally-recognized marketing service provider, TFC, Inc., today announced the acquisition of Database Marketing Solutions, a leading database marketing consultancy based in Los Gatos, California, with a client base of Fortune 1000 companies.
buyer: TFC, Inc.
TFC is a nationally recognized marketing services provider to Fortune 1000 companies. The company melds strategic insights and industry expertise to deliver effective marketing and sales enablement programs. "
target: Database Marketing Solutions
Database Marketing Solutions has completed hundreds of database marketing projects with results that are real and measurable: Increased response rates and revenue streams, richer cross-sell and up-sell opportunities, greater profits-per-customer improved productivity and stronger customer loyalty.
price ($mm)
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Ticker: ENXTPA:LOCAL
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Solocal Group
Solocal Group
SoLocal Group, European leader in local online communication, reveals local know-how, and boosts local revenues of businesses. The Internet activities of the Group are structured around two business lines: Local Search and Digital Marketing.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$619.64
EBITDA ($mm)
$175.52
EBIT ($mm)
$154.92
Net Income ($mm)
$51.18
Employees
2515
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Ticker: TSE:6533
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Digital Identity Inc.
Digital Identity Inc. engages in the digital marketing business. The company was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$48.24
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
$2.98
Net Income ($mm)
$1.95
Employees
83
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Ticker: ENXTPA:DNX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
DNXcorp
DNXcorp
The DNXcorp Group specializes in internet-based audience development and promotion, and has strong in-house skills in all key areas of the web, including traffic generation, websites and services development, payment solutions and CRM analysis.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$45.13
EBITDA ($mm)
$5.89
EBIT ($mm)
$5.71
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
83
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Ticker: MYRY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Myriad Interactive Media, Inc.
Myriad Interactive Media, Inc.
Myriad Interactive Media is an interactive marketing and development firm based in Toronto, Canada. Myriad designs and develops customized marketing plans, social media marketing campaigns, pay per click, and search engine marketing. Their company also develops in house web & mobile applications.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$0.08
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.50)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.50)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
5
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Ticker: TSXV:ITM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Intema Solutions
Intema Solutions
Intema is a publicly traded holding company that specializes in holding technological businesses in various technology sectors. They offer services in predictive marketing, behavioral email campaigns and custom integrations all aimed at helping optimize all client's business needs.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$0.09
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.85)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.84)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: YELGF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Hibu Group
Hibu Group
Hibu is a leading provider of digital marketing solutions to small and medium-sized businesses across the US and UK. Hibu helps businesses to compete and succeed online. Their unified digital marketing campaigns include digital listings management, website development, SEO, social media, and more.
year
2011
rev ($mm)
$3,013.17
EBITDA ($mm)
$881.36
EBIT ($mm)
$609.18
Net Income ($mm)
$74.94
Employees
13414
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Ticker: WSE:SAR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
SARE
SARE
SARE is a technology company focused on innovative IT solutions, supporting marketing departments in their everyday activity. Their solutions respond to the Clients' needs concerning precise communication and products and services sales. Their supreme goal is to support their client's sales.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$12.47
EBITDA ($mm)
$1.24
EBIT ($mm)
$0.90
Net Income ($mm)
$0.48
Employees
0
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Ticker: MEDL
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
MEDL Mobile Holdings Inc.
MEDL Mobile Holdings Inc.
MEDL Mobile Holdings Inc. is an American mobile application developer and mobile marketing firm based in Fountain Valley, California. The company designs, develops and markets mobile applications (apps) for iPhone/iPod Touch, iPad and Android.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$2.64
EBITDA ($mm)
($2.67)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.78)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
27
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Ticker: TSE:3966
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Uzabase
Uzabase
UZABASE, Inc. provides industry and corporate information database services primarily in Japan. The company operates SPEEDA, an information platform, which offers comprehensive company and industry analysis for business professionals. The company was founded in 2008 and is based in Tokyo, Japan.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$45.94
EBITDA ($mm)
$6.19
EBIT ($mm)
$5.72
Net Income ($mm)
$3.93
Employees
241
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Ticker: NasdaqGS:VRSK
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Verisk Analytics, Inc.
Verisk Analytics, Inc.
Verisk Analytics is a leading data analytics provider serving customers in insurance, natural resources, and financial services. Using advanced technologies to collect and analyze billions of records, Verisk Analytics provides first-to-market innovations that are integrated into customer workflows.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$2,946.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,319.50
EBIT ($mm)
$1,059.90
Net Income ($mm)
$700.50
Employees
8960
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Ticker: OM:KAR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Karnov Group AB
Karnov Group AB
The Karnov Group serves leading legal, tax and accounting professionals in Sweden and Denmark with online research solutions, continued legal education, and decision support tools for improved client advisory, and continuously invests in new technology.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$95.06
EBITDA ($mm)
$34.39
EBIT ($mm)
$16.15
Net Income ($mm)
$12.09
Employees
280
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Ticker: OTCPK:FBSE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Fastbase Inc.
Fastbase Inc.
Fastbase is a web and database analytics company that offers a growing suite of tools to support B2B marketing and sales. The Fastbase platform gathers and displays detailed information on website visitors, including the name of the company and the contact information of company employees.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: LSE:EXPN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Experian plc
Experian plc
Experian is the leading global information services company, providing data and analytical tools to clients around the world. The Group helps businesses to manage credit risk, prevent fraud, target marketing offers and automate decision making.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$5,171.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,563.00
EBIT ($mm)
$1,228.00
Net Income ($mm)
$656.00
Employees
17800
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Ticker: TRU
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
TransUnion LLC
TransUnion LLC
As a global leader in information and risk management, TransUnion creates advantages for millions of people around the world by gathering, analyzing and delivering information. TransUnion delivers high quality data and integrates advanced analytics and enhanced decision-making capabilities.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$3,009.80
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,116.90
EBIT ($mm)
$733.80
Net Income ($mm)
$471.40
Employees
8200
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Ticker: BIT:TECN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tecnoinvestimenti S.p.A
Tecnoinvestimenti S.p.A., through its subsidiaries, provides IT and credit information solutions in Italy. The company offers IT solutions and services for the dematerialization and digitalization of document processes through document management, electronic storage, and electronic invoicing.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$280.78
EBITDA ($mm)
$71.00
EBIT ($mm)
$56.71
Net Income ($mm)
$34.22
Employees
1294
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Ticker: BIT:CERV
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cerved Group SpA
Cerved Group SpA
Cerved is a leading Information Provider in Italy and one of the major rating agencies in Europe. Cerved is the Italian leader in credit risk analysis and the top independent market player for credit management.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$477.91
EBITDA ($mm)
$201.85
EBIT ($mm)
$143.63
Net Income ($mm)
$69.91
Employees
1992
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Ticker: NYSE:EFX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Equifax, Inc.
Equifax, Inc.
Equifax is a global leader in consumer, commercial and workforce information solutions that provide businesses of all sizes and consumers with insight and information they can trust. Equifax organizes and assimilates data on more than 600 million consumers and 81 million businesses worldwide.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$4,634.50
EBITDA ($mm)
$1,446.30
EBIT ($mm)
$1,002.70
Net Income ($mm)
$719.70
Employees
11400
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Ticker: BOVESPA:BOAS3
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Boa Vista SCPC
Boa Vista SCPC
Boa Vista SCPC is the second largest credit bureau in Brazil. Boa Vista SCPC serves over 1.2 million direct and indirect customers and processes over 7 million credit inquiries per day. They provide instant and reliable support to companies in all stages of the business cycle.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$114.47
EBITDA ($mm)
$47.01
EBIT ($mm)
$20.18
Net Income ($mm)
$3.13
Employees
700
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Ticker: BSE:532835
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ICRA Limited
ICRA Limited operates as a credit rating agency in India. The company provides consulting services, including strategy, risk management, regulatory economics, transaction advisory, and process re-engineering services to banks and more.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$50.82
EBITDA ($mm)
$14.92
EBIT ($mm)
$13.75
Net Income ($mm)
$11.40
Employees
62
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Ticker: SZSE:002315
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Focus Technology Co., Ltd.
Focus Technology Co., Ltd.
Focus Technology Co., Ltd. is the business-to-business e-commerce innovator and leader in China. It has been helping small and medium-sized enterprises conduct global trade. It operates Made-in-China who provides selling and buying information for both China suppliers and global buyers.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$79.38
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.75)
EBIT ($mm)
($3.11)
Net Income ($mm)
$18.58
Employees
1855
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Ticker: AVCS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
American Vantage Cos
American Vantage Cos
American Vantage Companies provides online services to information technology professionals, companies and recruiters. The company flagship intends to be a resume and job posting database with advanced search capabilities with many value-added feature. The comapny has 17 subsidiaries.
year
2008
rev ($mm)
$0.12
EBITDA ($mm)
($2.23)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.29)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
2
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Ticker: NasdaqGM:COGT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cogint, Inc.
Cogint, Inc.
Cogint is a data and analytics company providing cloud-based, mission-critical information and performance marketing solutions to enterprises in a variety of industries. They transform data into intelligence utilizing their proprietary technology platforms to solve complex problems for clients.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$210.16
EBITDA ($mm)
($14.55)
EBIT ($mm)
($28.45)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
200
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Ticker:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lombardi Media Corporation
Lombardi Media Corporation is a publishing and direct marketing company. The Corporation publishes consumer newsletters, books and information databases in print and on-line format for approximately 250,000 customers.
year
2001
rev ($mm)
$16.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$2.00
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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