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announced 12/31/2021 via BNC Analysis

Workamo, will acquire Simpell

synopsis: Workamo, a payroll platform in Sweden, will acquire Simpell Gig AB, an online marketplace for digital services in Sweden. Simpell makes it easy for small businesses to find and hire high-quality freelancers at a fixed price. Their platform allows users to find freelancers for web development, audio, logo design, translation, accounting, and more.
buyer parent: EPTI
buyer: Workamo
Workamo is a payroll platform in Sweden. Workamo is a payroll system for companies working with freelancers. Their platform enables frictionless payments to freelancers and handles taxes, social fees, insurance, expenses, benefits, and more. "
target: Simpell
Simpell is an online marketplace for digital services in Sweden. Simpell makes it easy for small businesses to find and hire high-quality freelancers at a fixed price. Their platform allows users to find freelancers for website development, audio, logo design, translation, accounting, and more.
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closed 1/13/2021 via PR Web

CareerGig, acquired Moonlighting

synopsis: CareerGig, a freelancer marketplace that connects employers with top tier talent, has acquired Moonlighting, a marketplace for hiring freelancers and small businesses. Moonlighting empowers people to build their own personal business and hire talented professionals. The platform also offers powerful tools for managing and growing businesses.
buyer: CareerGig
CareerGig is a freelancer marketplace that connects employers with top tier talent. CareerGig helps individuals create freelance careers, and makes life easier and more secure for companies that hire them. They also provide freelancers with insurance, financial, and other benefits. "
target: Moonlighting
Moonlighting is a marketplace for finding and hiring freelancers and small businesses. Moonlighting empowers people to build their own personal business, earn extra money and hire talented professionals. The platform also offers powerful tools for managing and growing businesses.
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closed 7/5/2016 via CNW Group

Droit-Inc, acquired Espresso-Jobs.com

synopsis: The Velan Media Group, the parent company of Droit-inc, has acquired Espresso-Jobs, one of the leading online recruitment sites specializing in employment opportunities in communication and marketing, information technologies, web, video games and VFX animation in Canada. Espresso-Jobs provides cheap recruitment visibility on an online job board.
buyer: Droit-Inc
Droit-Inc.com is the leading legal information media and legal job site in Quebec. It has nearly a million pages viewed monthly. Droit-Inc publishes news about Quebec law firms: transactions, appointments, major causes, etc. The site covers topics such as corporate finance and class actions. "
target: Espresso-Jobs.com
Espresso-Jobs.com is one of the most important job websites in marketing, communications, the Web, video games, IT and VFX in Canada. Espresso-Jobs supports SMEs by providing affordable recruitment visibility on an online job board designed with their needs in mind.
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announced 6/20/2016 via PR Newswire

Bankrate, Inc., will acquire NextAdvisor, Inc.

synopsis: Bankrate, Inc. announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire the business of NextAdvisor, Inc. The company is a leading online source of independent and in-depth research and reviews of credit cards, personal finance and internet services.
buyer parent: Apax Partners
buyer: Bankrate, Inc. (RATE:$459.34)
Bankrate is a leading online publisher, aggregator, and distributor of personal finance content. Bankrate aggregates large scale audiences of in-market consumers by providing them with proprietary, fully researched, comprehensive, independent and objective personal finance. "
target: NextAdvisor, Inc.
NextAdvisor provides independent reviews of online services for consumers and small businesses. The company's mission is to help its visitors save money and make optimal buying decisions by presenting them with useful comparisons and reviews of service providers.
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closed 1/4/2019 via BNC Analysis

FlySpaces, acquired Quikspaces

synopsis: Philippines-based flexible office spaces online marketplace FlySpaces has announced that it has acquired its competitor Hong Kong-based Quikspaces. Quikspaces is an online marketplace for flexible workspace rentals. Quikspaces offers short and medium term leases on small offices.
buyer: FlySpaces
FlySpaces empowers businesses as a digital marketplace that provides short-term work and meeting space solutions to entrepreneurs, start-ups, SMEs and mobile professionals. They have a network of hundreds of spaces to discover accross key South East Asian cities. "
target: Quikspaces
Quikspaces is an online marketplace for flexible workspace rentals. Quikspaces offers short and medium term leases on small offices. These rentals are perfect for startups who don’t have the funds or reputation yet to be committing to long-term leases. Quikspaces is based in Hong Kong.
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announced 8/22/2018 via Company Press Release

Dream Incubator Inc., will acquire Work Style Lab, Inc.

synopsis: Dream Incubator, Inc., a venture capital and private equity firm, will be acquiring Work Style Lab, Inc., an operator of a platform that links professionals and companies. Work Style Lab provides a platform for freelance consultants to work with businesses as well as a community for management professionals and the consulting industry.
buyer: Dream Incubator Inc. (TSE:4310:$183.08)
Based in Japan, Dream Incubator, Inc. is a venture capital and private equity firm specializing in incubation and investments in all business stages. They also help companies with their growth and expansion as a strategic consulting and business development firm. "
target: Work Style Lab, Inc.
Based in Japan, Work Style Lab, Inc. operates a platform that links professionals with companies. They carry out outsourcing to freelancing consultants as well as provide a community to support management professionals, entrepreneurial consulting graduates, and the consulting industry.
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closed 8/1/2018 via BNC Analysis

SeverGroup, acquired Free-lance.ru

synopsis: SeverGroup, a Russian private investment company, has acquired a 97.5% stake in Free-lance.ru (FL.ru), a freelance recruiting resource portal in Russia. FL.ru helps freelancers get their desired jobs and allows employers to find suitable people for their projects. The company has helped over a million businesses quickly find people for any project.
buyer: SeverGroup
SeverGroup is a Russian private investment company founded in 1993 and includes ZAO "Severgroup" and OOO "Capital". The Group makes long-term investments and manages the assets in behalf of Alexey Mordashov. "
target: Free-lance.ru
Free-lance.ru (FL.ru) is a freelance recruiting resource portal in Russia. FL.ru helps freelancers get their desired jobs and allows employers to find suitable people for their projects. The company has helped over a million businesses quickly and efficiently find people for any project.
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closed 8/23/2017 via BNC Analysis

Consultingheads, acquired Projectchamps GmbH

synopsis: Consultingheads, a consultants-only job platform that helps consultants make their next career move, has acquired Projectchamps, an online platform that offers companies a quick and easy way to find the right freelance management consultant for them. Projectchamps provides companies with a selection of suitable consultants for each project.
buyer: Consultingheads
Consultingheads is a consultants-only job platform. They help consultants make their next career move - whether it is another full-time position or a freelance project. Every offer is matched according to the user's preference and includes the company name, salary information, and a job description."
target: Projectchamps GmbH
Projectchamps is an online platform that offers companies a quick and easy way to find the right freelance management consultant for them at affordable rates. Projectchamps provides a selection of suitable hand-picked consultants for each project and takes care of all the timekeeping and billing.
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closed 8/10/2016 via Company Press Release

Wer Liefert Was GmbH, acquired Europages

synopsis: Paragon Partners, the parent company of the leading B2B marketplace in the DACH region “Wer liefert was”, acquired the French company Europages SA from Italiaonline. Europages is a European B2B platform in 26 languages, with a database of over of 2.5 million companies, namely manufacturers, service providers, wholesalers and distributors.
buyer parent: Paragon Partners GmbH
buyer: Wer Liefert Was GmbH
“Wer liefert was” is the leading supplier search engine in Germany, Austria and Switzerland, with 24 million visits making it the most-visited website for B2B purchases. About 530,000 suppliers, producers, distributors and service providers get in touch with 1.6 million genuine buyers every month. "
target parent: ItaliaOnline S.p.A.
target: Europages
Europages is a major B2B search platform in Europe. Europages helps entrepreneurs and professionals to gain visibility and qualified business contacts. It has a highly targeted audience made of small and medium enterprise professionals. It gives free access to over 2.6M businesses from 35 countries.
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closed 3/11/2015 via BNC Analysis

Freelancer Ltd, acquired DoNanza

synopsis: DoNanza, an online freelance job marketplace and aggregator that closed in July 2014, has sold its assets to Australia's Freelancer Ltd. Before it closed down, Donanza's platform aggregated and consolidated freelance jobs published across the web, and matched them with a network of over 350,000 freelancers in its database.
buyer: Freelancer Ltd (ASX:FLN:$35.57)
Freelancer Ltd is the world's largest freelancing, outsourcing and crowdsourcing marketplace by number of users and projects. We connect over 14,675,810 employers and freelancers globally from over 247 countries, regions and territories. "
target: DoNanza
DoNanza is the easiest way for freelancers to find more work and clients online. Their job finder aggregates projects from hundreds of freelance marketplaces, crowdsourcing sites and job boards.
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closed 3/19/2014 via PR Newswire

Freelancer.com, acquired Zlecenia.przez.net

synopsis: Freelancer.com, the largest freelancing and crowdsourcing marketplace in the world, announced the acquisition of Poland's largest freelance marketplace dedicated to online work, Zlecenia.przez.net ("Work through the Net").
buyer: Freelancer.com (ASX:FLN:$35.57)
Freelancer.com is the largest freelancing and crowdsourcing marketplace in the world. Freelancer.com connects businesses with over 10.5 million independent professionals globally, specializing in over 650 categories. "
target: Zlecenia.przez.net
Founded in 2004, Zlecenia.przez.net is Poland's leading marketplace dedicated to a range of online categories of work. The marketplace has grown to over 85,000 users who have sent over 1.1 million proposals to 115,000 projects posted on the site.
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announced 12/18/2013 via BusinessWire

oDesk Corporation will be merged with Elance, Inc.,

synopsis: Elance and oDesk announced the signing of a definitive agreement to merge with each other. Both companies are leading marketplaces for online work, connecting businesses with talented freelancers in real-time.
buyer: Elance, Inc.
Elance is where people Work Differently™. A pioneer in today’s freelance revolution, Elance is a leading marketplace for online work. Today over 800,000 businesses and 3 million freelancers use Elance in 170+ countries. "
target: oDesk Corporation
oDesk is the marketplace for online workteams with a business model for both buyers and providers. oDesk helps companys look for new talent or if already have a remote team, oDesk offers a complete solution for working online.
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closed 2/17/2021 via BNC Analysis

Unacademy, acquired TapChief

synopsis: Unacademy, India's largest education platform, has acquired a majority stake in TapChief, a professional networking and recruitment platform in India. TapChief empowers professionals to learn from experts and work with businesses. Their platform enables businesses to place service requests for top-tier professionals.
buyer: Unacademy
Unacademy is India's largest education platform, offering over 2,400 online lessons and specialised courses to prepare for various competitive exams. Through Unacademy's mobile app, users can attend live classes by top educators and prepare via Live Test Series, Quizzes, Practice Section, and more. "
target: TapChief
TapChief is a professional networking and recruitment platform in India. TapChief empowers professionals to interact and learn from experts, work with businesses and aggregate their personal brand online. Their platform enables businesses to place service requests for top-tier professionals.
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announced 12/31/2021 via BNC Analysis

Workamo, will acquire Simpell

synopsis: Workamo, a payroll platform in Sweden, will acquire Simpell Gig AB, an online marketplace for digital services in Sweden. Simpell makes it easy for small businesses to find and hire high-quality freelancers at a fixed price. Their platform allows users to find freelancers for web development, audio, logo design, translation, accounting, and more.
buyer parent: EPTI
buyer: Workamo
Workamo is a payroll platform in Sweden. Workamo is a payroll system for companies working with freelancers. Their platform enables frictionless payments to freelancers and handles taxes, social fees, insurance, expenses, benefits, and more. "
target: Simpell
Simpell is an online marketplace for digital services in Sweden. Simpell makes it easy for small businesses to find and hire high-quality freelancers at a fixed price. Their platform allows users to find freelancers for website development, audio, logo design, translation, accounting, and more.
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announced 12/31/2021 via BNC Analysis

Workamo, will acquire Simpell

synopsis: Workamo, a payroll platform in Sweden, will acquire Simpell Gig AB, an online marketplace for digital services in Sweden. Simpell makes it easy for small businesses to find and hire high-quality freelancers at a fixed price. Their platform allows users to find freelancers for web development, audio, logo design, translation, accounting, and more.
buyer parent: EPTI
buyer: Workamo
Workamo is a payroll platform in Sweden. Workamo is a payroll system for companies working with freelancers. Their platform enables frictionless payments to freelancers and handles taxes, social fees, insurance, expenses, benefits, and more. "
target: Simpell
Simpell is an online marketplace for digital services in Sweden. Simpell makes it easy for small businesses to find and hire high-quality freelancers at a fixed price. Their platform allows users to find freelancers for website development, audio, logo design, translation, accounting, and more.
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closed 12/8/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Ceridian Corporation, acquired AdamHCM

synopsis: Ceridian, a global leader in human capital management (HCM) technology, has acquired Mexico-based ADAM HCM, a leading payroll and HCM company serving customers in 33 countries across Central America, South America, and the Caribbean. This acquisition positions Ceridian as a leading HCM provider in Latin America.
buyer: Ceridian Corporation (:$964.90)
Ceridian is a global human capital management software company. Dayforce, their flagship cloud Human Capital Management (HCM) platform, provides human resources, payroll, benefits, workforce management, and talent management functionality. "
target: AdamHCM
Based in Mexico, ADAM HCM is a leading provider of payroll and human capital management (HCM) software and outsourcing services in Latin America and the Caribbean. The company’s core platform is designed to serve the multinational HR, workforce management, and payroll needs of global enterprises.
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closed 11/3/2021 via BNC Analysis

Fiverr, acquired Stoke Talent Ltd.

synopsis: Fiverr, an Israeli online marketplace for freelance services, has acquired Stoke Talent, an on-demand talent management platform. Stoke provides organizations with control and transparency while giving them access to the largest and most diverse talent pool around. Their platform makes it easy for businesses to hire, manage, and pay freelancers.
buyer: Fiverr (FVRR:$251.81)
Based in Israel, Fiverr’s mission is to change how the world works together. The Fiverr platform helps connect businesses with freelancers offering digital services including graphic design, copywriting, voice overs and music and film editing. "
target: Stoke Talent Ltd.
Stoke Talent is an on-demand talent management platform. Stoke provides organizations with control, transparency, and simplicity while giving them access to the largest and most diverse talent pool around. Their platform makes it easy for businesses to hire, manage, and pay freelancers.
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closed 10/27/2021 via BNC Analysis

Gusto, acquired RemoteTeam.com

synopsis: Gusto, a payroll, HR and benefits platform for small businesses, has acquired RemoteTeam,.com, an all-in-one Remote OS that powers remote teams operations. RemoteTeam offers a range of features to allow companies to hire remote employees. Their platform features management tools for time-tracking, compensation, compliance documents, and more.
buyer: Gusto
Gusto is a modern, online people platform that helps small businesses take care of their teams. In addition to full-service payroll, Gusto offers health insurance, 401(k)s, expert HR, employee self-onboarding, and team management tools. "
target: RemoteTeam.com
RemoteTeam.com is an all-in-one Remote OS that powers remote teams operations. RemoteTeam offers a range of features to allow companies to hire remote employees. Their platform features management tools for time-tracking, compensation management, compliance documents, and more.
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closed 9/1/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Paylocity, acquired Blue Marble Global Payroll

synopsis: Paylocity, a provider of cloud-based HR and payroll software solutions, has acquired Blue Marble Global Payroll, a global provider of payroll solutions. Blue Marble helps companies streamline their international payroll processes. Their cloud-based software enables businesses to stay current with payroll-related regulations in over 145 countries.
buyer: Paylocity (PCTY:$681.53)
Paylocity is a leading provider of cloud-based HR and payroll software solutions. Paylocity offers an intuitive, easy-to-use product suite that helps businesses tackle challenges while moving them toward the promise of tomorrow. "
target: Blue Marble Global Payroll
Blue Marble Global Payroll is a global provider of payroll solutions. Blue Marble helps small and mid-sized companies streamline their international payroll processes. Their cloud-based software enables businesses to stay current with payroll-related regulations in over 145 countries.
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closed 8/18/2021 via GlobeNewswire

PayScale, acquired CuroComp

synopsis: Payscale, Inc., the leading provider of compensation data, software and services, has acquired CURO Compensation Ltd. (CURO), a global leader in pay equity and compensation management technology.
buyer parent: Francisco Partners Management LLC
buyer: PayScale
As the industry leader in compensation data and technology, PayScale helps organizations #getpayright. PayScale is the only technology solution for managing compensation that provides multiple streams of fresh, transparently curated, and validated salary data. "
target: CuroComp
CURO Compensation Ltd. (CURO) is a global leader in pay equity and compensation management technology. CURO helps employers maximize their talent investments by making fair, equitable and appropriate compensation decisions.
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closed 8/9/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Volaris Group Inc., acquired MetaViewer

synopsis: Volaris Group Inc. has acquired MetaViewer, a division of Metafile Information Systems, headquartered in Rochester, MN. Metafile is a leading provider of accounts payable (AP) automation technology to Microsoft Dynamics users in North America. MetaViewer is a document management software supporting organizations' AP, AR and HR departments.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: Volaris Group Inc.
Headquartered in Canada, Volaris acquires, strengthens and grows vertical market technology companies. As an Operating Group of Constellation Software Inc., Volaris is all about strengthening businesses within the markets they compete and enabling them to grow. "
target parent: Metafile Information Systems, Inc.
target: MetaViewer
MetaViewer is a document management software supporting organizations' AP, AR and HR departments. The paperless MetaViewer solution automates workflow and boosts transparency, accountability and visibility via paperless capture of and access to invoices, purchase orders, resumes and other documents
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announced 7/8/2021 via Company Press Release

Gusto, will acquire Symmetry Software

synopsis: Gusto, an online HR management platform, will acquire Symmetry Software, a leader in payroll infrastructure technology. With Gusto’s added resources, Symmetry will be able to accelerate product development and deliver more cutting-edge payroll infrastructure, faster.
buyer: Gusto
Gusto is a modern, online people platform that helps small businesses take care of their teams. In addition to full-service payroll, Gusto offers health insurance, 401(k)s, expert HR, employee self-onboarding, and team management tools. "
target: Symmetry Software
Symmetry Software's mission is to simplify the payroll process with dependable and accurate payroll withholding tax solutions. Symmetry's tools make payroll and HR service providers' processes more automated, efficient, error-free, and regulatory compliant.
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announced 3/4/2021 via BNC Analysis

Xero Limited, will acquire Planday

synopsis: Xero is to acquire Denmark-based Planday, a cloud-based platform that's been designed to provide businesses with a real-time view of staffing needs and payroll costs, alongside business performance metrics.
buyer: Xero Limited (ASX:XRO:$644.37)
Xero provides a easy-to-use cloud-based accounting software service for small businesses and their advisors around the world. Xero connects more than two million subscribers with an ecosystem of over 800 third-party apps and 200 plus connections to banks and financial service providers. "
target: Planday
Planday is cloud-based platform that's been designed to provide businesses with a real-time view of staffing needs and payroll costs, alongside business performance metrics.
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closed 3/1/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Ceridian Corporation, acquired Ascender Group

synopsis: Ceridian, a global leader in human capital management (HCM) technology, has completed the acquisition of Ascender, a leading payroll and HR solutions provider in Asia Pacific Japan (APJ).
buyer: Ceridian Corporation (:$964.90)
Ceridian is a global human capital management software company. Dayforce, their flagship cloud Human Capital Management (HCM) platform, provides human resources, payroll, benefits, workforce management, and talent management functionality. "
target parent: Potentia Capital Pty Ltd.
target: Ascender Group
With more than 1.3 million employees of Ascender customers being paid using Ascender’s human resources and payroll platforms throughout the Asia Pacific, and approximately 1,400 global brands and listed companies across a range of different industries trust Ascender to meet their payroll needs.
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closed 1/13/2021 via PR Newswire

PrO Unlimited Inc., acquired PeopleTicker

synopsis: PRO Unlimited has acquired PeopleTicker, a leader in compensation data specializing in contingent labor rates and hiring intelligence globally. The companies' combined technologies enable HR and procurement professionals to access strategic insights and market rate benchmarking to better attract and retain talent while reducing costs.
buyer parent: Harvest Partners Inc.
buyer: PrO Unlimited Inc.
PRO Unlimited offers the industry's most comprehensive and holistic platform for contingent workforce management, and helps organizations around the world address the costs, risks, and quality issues associated with managing the non-employee workforce. "
target: PeopleTicker
PeopleTicker is an independent compensation software company. They provide market intelligence to HR professionals and procurement teams, helping organizations benchmark their existing suppliers and design cost-effective new programs that maximize both full-time regular and contingent labor spend.
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closed 12/9/2020 via BNC Analysis

Sovos Compliance, acquired LTtax Inc

synopsis: Global tax software provider Sovos has acquired LTtax, a New York-based provider of payroll withholding and unemployment tax software serving some of the largest retailers, financial institutions and insurers operating in the United States.
buyer parent: HgCapital
buyer: Sovos Compliance
Sovos is a leading global provider of software that solves the complexities of the digital transformation of tax, with complete, connected offerings for tax determination, continuous transaction control compliance, tax reporting, and more. "
target: LTtax Inc
LTtax is a New York-based provider of payroll withholding and unemployment tax software serving some of the largest retailers, financial institutions and insurers operating in the United States.Large enterprises that manage their own payroll services in-house trust LTtax for automated processing.
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announced 11/4/2020 via BNC Analysis

PayGroup Ltd, will acquire Payroll HQ

synopsis: PayGroup Limited, an Australia-based provider of human capital management (HCM) services and solutions, will acquire Payroll HQ Pty Ltd, Australia's best payroll outsourcing company. Payroll HQ offers fully managed payroll services. Their cloud-based solutions allows clients to access their payroll systems at anytime, anywhere and from any device.
buyer: PayGroup Ltd (ASX:PYG:$10.29)
PayGroup is an Australia-based provider of human capital management (HCM) services and solutions. PayGroup provides cloud-based payroll and workforce management solutions to multinational companies in the Asia Pacific region. "
target: Payroll HQ
Payroll HQ is Australia's best payroll outsourcing company. Payroll HQ offers fully managed payroll services that provide peace of mind and compliant payrolls. Their cloud-based solutions allows clients to access their payroll systems at anytime, anywhere and from any device.
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closed 10/7/2020 via PR Web

TRICORE merged with Payday Payroll,

synopsis: Tricore HCM, a provider of fully integrated human capital management solutions, and Payday Payroll have merged to form the all-new Payday brand. With each company bringing a range of complementary HR, payroll, and benefits services to the table, the new brand is strategically positioned to support the entire employee lifecycle of its clients.
buyer: Payday Payroll
Payday is a fully integrated HR, benefits, and payroll provider. Rooted in personal service and powered by cutting-edge technology, the company delivers best-in-class solutions, custom-designed for exact client specifications. "
target: TRICORE
Tricore provides businesses and non-profit organizations with affordable, scalable, dependable HCM (Human Capital Management) solutions that simplify the management of human capital. Tricore helps clients minimize complexity and maximize efficiency.
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announced 9/4/2020 via Company Press Release

Linx S.A., will acquire Humanus

synopsis: Linx, a leading provider of cloud-based ERP and POS management software solutions in Brazil, will acquire Humanus, a Brazilian provider of payroll management and HCM software solutions. Humanus offers an intuitive HR system. Their cloud-based system integrates all HR procedures to help organizations optimize their time and reduce errors.
buyer: Linx S.A. (BOVESPA:LINX3:$161.38)
Linx is a leading provider of cloud-based ERP and POS management software solutions in Brazil. They are focused on developing and providing affordable, easy-to-use, reliable and seamlessly integrated software solutions to retailers in Latin America. "
target: Humanus
Humanus is a Brazilian provider of payroll management and HCM software solutions. Humanus offers a flexible, intuitive and easy to operate HR system. Their cloud-based system automates processes and integrates all HR procedures to help organizations optimize their time and reduce errors.
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closed 9/10/2020 via BusinessWire

SilverLake, acquired Silae

synopsis: Silver Lake, the global leader in technology investing, announced that it has completed the acquisition of 100% of Silae, a specialist provider of cloud-based payroll and HR software for the French market, from its founding shareholders.
buyer: SilverLake
Silver Lake is the global leader in technology investing, with over $43 billion in combined assets under management and committed capital and a team of approximately 100 investment and operating professionals located in Silicon Valley, New York, London and Hong Kong. "
target: Silae
Founded in 2010 and headquartered in Aix-en-Provence, France, Silae is a provider of cloud-based Payroll and HR software, offering a broad range of solutions to more than 550,000 businesses in partnership with its strong network of CPA and HR outsourcing partners.
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closed 5/29/2020 via Company Press Release

SD Worx, acquired GlobePayroll

synopsis: Payroll and HR service provider SD Worx has acquired all the shares of GlobePayroll. Founded at the end of 2015, GlobePayroll develops cloud-based technology for HR and payroll. Their solutions, including extended workforce management, are all in one central, secure, easily accessible place.
buyer: SD Worx
Belgium-based SD Worx is a supplier of people solutions, enabling organisations to use HR to deliver added value to their businesses. SD Worx is the co-founder of the Payroll Services Alliance, a global strategic network of payroll companies that together handle 32 million payroll calculations. "
target: GlobePayroll
Founded at the end of 2015, GlobePayroll develops cloud-based technology for HR and payroll. Their solutions, including extended workforce management, are all in one central, secure, easily accessible place. They are based in France.
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closed 5/20/2020 via PR Newswire

Timecentric Inc., acquired Time Rack

synopsis: Timecentric Inc, an HR tech investment group focused on early stage technologies that show high growth potential, has acquired Time Rack Inc., a leading provider of time and labor management software. Time Rack offers a cloud-based front end system for payroll, time and attendance, HR and mobile all rolled into one complete package.
buyer: Timecentric Inc.
Timecentric Inc. is an HR tech investment firm focused on efficiency and high growth technologies led by Adam Day, Bill Loss, Andy Burdsall, and Greg Javins. Each lead investor brings extensive experience in the areas of payroll, HR, finance, and technology. "
target: Time Rack
Time Rack is a leading provider of time and labor management software. Time Rack offers a cloud-based front end system for payroll, time and attendance, HR and mobile all rolled into one complete package. Their flexible and efficient product makes it easier to manage and process employee time.
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closed 3/5/2020 via BusinessWire

Access Group, acquired CoreHR

synopsis: The Access Group announced the acquisition of CoreHR, a UK and Ireland market leader in HR and Payroll software for Mid-Market & Enterprise level businesses. Their intuitive and innovative people-centric SaaS solutions enable leaders to unleash the untapped potential of their employees across their organization.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Access Group
Access is a leading provider of business software to the UK mid-market. Their portfolio of solutions includes ERP, finance, HR, Payroll, recruitment, warehousing, business intelligence, professional service automation, manufacturing, and more. "
target: CoreHR
CoreHR provides HR and Payroll solutions to some of the world's leading organisations. Their intuitive and innovative people-centric SaaS solutions enable leaders to unleash the untapped potential of their employees across their organization.
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closed 12/23/2019 via Company Press Release

HgCapital, acquired Personal & Informatik AG

synopsis: Hg, Europe’s leading software investor, announced an investment in Personal & Informatik AG (“P&I”), a leading provider of cloud-based HR software, headquartered in Germany, acquiring the holding from funds advised by Permira, the global private equity firm. Hg managed funds will become the majority shareholder in the business.
buyer: HgCapital
Hg is a private equity firm with a deep sector focus primarily targeting European middle-market buyouts with enterprise values of between £80 million and £500 million across the Technology, Services and Industrial Technology sectors; and lower mid-market buyouts in the Technology sector. "
target parent: Permira
target: Personal & Informatik AG (PUI:$87.90)
Personal & Informatik AG provides integrated software solutions for payroll, time management, and human resources (HR) management in Germany, Switzerland, Austria, and internationally.
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closed 12/18/2019 via Company Press Release

CIPHR, acquired Payroll Business Solutions Ltd

synopsis: CIPHR is pleased to announce that it has completed the acquisition of its long-term strategic software and services partner, Payroll Business Solutions (PBS).  PBS provides end-to-end payroll solutions, offering both on-premise and hosted payroll software as well as fully managed payroll and bureau services.
buyer parent: Lloyds Banking Group
buyer: CIPHR
CIPHR is a leading UK provider of cloud-based HR, payroll, recruitment and learning software that helps clients securely connect their people data across the whole organisation. CIPHR also offers fully integrated HR and payroll through CIPHR Payroll: powerful, reliable and scalable payroll software."
target: Payroll Business Solutions Ltd
Payroll Business Solutions (PBS) is strategic software and services provider. PBS provides end-to-end payroll solutions, offering both on-premise and hosted payroll software as well as fully managed payroll and bureau services.
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