Like Audimex AG

closed 3/30/2022 via BNC Analysis

Blika Solutions AB, acquired Audimex AG

synopsis: Main Capital Partners, a leading software investor in Benelux, German-speaking Europe, and Scandinavia, has announced the acquisition of Audimex AG by Main portfolio company Blika Solutions AB. Audimex AG has been developing and selling software solutions for internal auditing and compliance since 1999.
buyer parent: Main Capital Partners BV
buyer: Blika Solutions AB
Sweden-based Blika has been a leading partner in supporting the digitalization of tax and legal departments of large multinationals, providing the digital infrastructure to achieve efficiency. Blika is well known for its SaaS platform that focuses on legal, entity and tax management activities. "
target: Audimex AG
Germany-based Audimex AG has been developing and selling software solutions for internal auditing and compliance since 1999. As the developer and provider of complex business applications for internal audit and compliance, Audimex offers their customers everything from a single source.
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announced 8/8/2022 via BusinessWire

Vista Equity Partners, will acquire Avalara, Inc.

synopsis: Avalara, Inc., a leading provider of tax compliance automation for businesses of all sizes, has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Vista Equity Partners, a leading global investment firm focused exclusively on enterprise software, data, and technology-enabled businesses, in partnership with institutional co-investors.
buyer: Vista Equity Partners
Vista is a leading global investment firm with more than $77 billion in assets under management. The firm exclusively invests in enterprise software, data, and technology-enabled organizations across private equity, credit, public equity, and permanent capital strategies. "
target: Avalara, Inc. (:$749.91)
Avalara helps businesses of all sizes get tax compliance right. In partnership with leading ERP, accounting, ecommerce, and other financial management system providers, Avalara delivers cloud-based compliance solutions for various transaction taxes.
price ($mm)
$8,400
rev ($mm)
$789
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closed 7/6/2022 via BNC Analysis

Clear India, acquired CimplyFive

synopsis: Clear, an online tax returns filing platform in India, has acquired CimplyFive, an Indian company that simplifies compliance. CimplyFive is a cloud-based solution that automates compliance risk management. Their solution allows businesses to track regulatory changes, provide alerts to ensure compliance, automate compliance requirements, and more.
buyer: Clear India
Clear is an online tax returns filing platform in India. Clear's powerful cloud platform allows people to file tax returns online effortlessly or invest into intelligent tax savings options in minutes. ClearTax also helps CAs and businesses with their filing and GST billing. "
target: CimplyFive
CimplyFive is an Indian company that simplifies compliance. CimplyFive provides a cloud-based solution that automates compliance risk management. Their solution allows businesses to track regulatory changes, provide timely alerts to ensure compliance, automate compliance requirements, and more.
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closed 7/20/2022 via BNC Analysis

Cegid SA, acquired Notilus

synopsis: Cegid, a provider of cloud business management solutions in France, has acquired Notilus from DIMO Software, a leading provider of cloud software in France. Notilus is a digital mobility management solution in France. Their platform provides solutions for travel planning, expense reports, travel compliance policies, fleet management and more.
buyer: Cegid SA
Based in France, Cegid is a leading provider of cloud business management solutions for finance (treasury, tax, ERP), human resources (payroll, talent management), CPAs, retail and entrepreneurial sectors. "
target parent: DIMO Software
target: Notilus
Notilus is a digital mobility management solution in France. Notilus helps companies manage their employees’ business travel. Their platform provides solutions for travel planning, expense reports, reservations, travel compliance policies, vehicle fleet management and more.
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announced 5/9/2022 via BNC Analysis

HgCapital, will acquire Ideagen Plc

synopsis: Hg Pooled Management Ltd., a leading European investor in software and services, will acquire Ideagen PLC, a global technology company and supplier of regulatory and compliance solutions. Ideagen provides a common software platform and a risk-based approach to meet multi-industry standards, enabling compliance with relevant laws and regulations.
buyer: HgCapital
Based in the UK, Hg is a European investor in software and services businesses, with increasing global presence. Hg is a specialist investor, committed to building businesses that change the way people do business, through deep sector specialisation and dedicated operational support. "
target: Ideagen Plc (AIM:IDEA:$75.28)
Ideagen is a global technology company and supplier of regulatory and compliance solutions. Ideagen provides a common software platform and an integrated risk-based approach to meet multi-industry standards, enabling compliance with relevant laws, policies, and regulations.
price ($mm)[EV]
$1,269 [$1,273]
rev ($mm)
$93
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$10
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13.7x
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128.6x
announced 4/20/2022 via PR Newswire

PTC Inc., will acquire Intland Software

synopsis: PTC, a global provider of manufacturing software solutions, will acquire Intland Software, a global provider of Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) solutions. Intland Software enables customers in the automotive, life sciences, consumer electronics, and aerospace and defense industries to accelerate product development and simplify compliance.
buyer: PTC Inc. (PTC:$1,835.83)
PTC enables global manufacturers to realize double-digit impact with software solutions that enable them to accelerate product and service innovation, improve operational efficiency, and increase workforce productivity. "
target: Intland Software
Intland Software is a global provider of Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) solutions. Intland Software enables customers in the automotive, life sciences, consumer electronics, and aerospace and defense industries to accelerate product development and simplify regulatory compliance.
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$280
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closed 5/2/2022 via BusinessWire

MyComplianceOffice, acquired Schwab Compliance Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: MyComplianceOffice, a compliance management platform, has acquired Schwab Compliance Technologies (SchwabCT) from Charles Schwab, a provider of financial services. SchwabCT provides cloud-based compliance automation software for the financial community. Their solutions automate employee trading, policy affirmations, regulatory inquiries and more.
buyer: MyComplianceOffice
MyComplianceOffice (MCO) is a compliance management platform for financial firms. MCO provides an easy-to-use SaaS-based platform that enables companies around the world to reduce their risk of misconduct. Their platform allows professionals to more efficiently manage regulated transactions. "
target parent: The Charles Schwab Corporation
target: Schwab Compliance Technologies, Inc.
Schwab Compliance Technologies, Inc. (SchwabCT) is a leading provider of cloud-based compliance automation software for the financial community. SchwabCT provides solutions that automate employee trading, insider trading surveillance, policy affirmations, regulatory inquiries and more.
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closed 1/12/2022 via BusinessWire

Ethisphere, acquired informed360 LLC

synopsis: Ethisphere has acquired informed360, a leading technology and software company that enables governance, ethics, and compliance leaders to use a single platform to effectively manage programs, automate workflows, analyze data, and turn insights and guidance into actionable plans.
buyer: Ethisphere
Ethisphere is the global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices that fuel corporate character, marketplace trust, and business success. "
target: informed360 LLC
informed360 was created to address the increasing expectations and requirements of modern ethics and compliance. The company delivers data-driven cloud-based technology solutions in a flexible and intuitive platform for simplifying ethics and compliance programs.
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closed 12/6/2021 via BNC Analysis

Moody's Analytics, Inc., acquired PassFort

synopsis: Moody’s has acquired London-based PassFort, a SaaS provider that helps business meet compliance requirements such as KYC (Know Your Customer) and AML (Anti-Money Laundering). Moody’s will integrate PassFort into its KYC business within Moody’s Analytics.
buyer parent: Moody's Corporation
buyer: Moody's Analytics, Inc.
Moody’s Analytics, a subsidiary of Moody's Corporation, is a leading provider of research, data, analytic tools and related services to debt capital markets and credit risk management professionals worldwide. "
target: PassFort
London-based PassFort is a SaaS provider that helps business meet compliance requirements such as KYC (Know Your Customer) and AML (Anti-Money Laundering).
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announced 9/13/2021 via BNC Analysis

Nuix, will acquire Topos Labs, Inc

synopsis: Australian data management vendor Nuix is set to acquire US-based natural language processing (NLP) software vendor Topos Labs. Topos, headquartered in Boston, offers an artificial intelligence (AI) driven NLP platform that identifies relevant content for risk management and compliance.
buyer: Nuix (ASX:NXL:$129.81)
Nuix is a worldwide provider of information management technologies, including eDiscovery, electronic investigation and information governance software. Nuix's powerful, intuitive technology makes it possible to search, investigate and actively manage unstructured data sets of any size or structure."
target: Topos Labs, Inc
US-based natural language processing (NLP) software vendor Topos Labs offers an artificial intelligence (AI) driven NLP platform that identifies relevant content for risk management and compliance.
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$25
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announced 8/30/2021 via BNC Analysis

Karnov Group AB, will acquire Echoline SAS

synopsis: Karnov Group AB will acquire 100% of the shares in Echoline SAS, a French provider of EHS (Environment, Health & Safety) compliance and monitoring software. The acquisition is in line with the Karnov Group strategy of expanding internationally on the growing market for compliance solutions within Environment, Health and Safety (EHS).
buyer: Karnov Group AB (OM:KAR:$95.06)
Karnov Group is a leading provider of mission critical information in the areas of legal, tax and accounting, and environmental, health and safety in Denmark and Sweden. Karnov Group delivers knowledge and insights, enabling more than 80.000 users to make better decisions, faster – every day. "
target: Echoline SAS
Echoline helps hundreds of companies from SMEs to Fortune 500 identify, stay up-to-date, and comply with EHS (Environment, Health & Safety), HR and Food Safety regulatory constraints. Echoline provides tailor-made legal registers, regulatory monitoring and compliance assessment services.
price ($mm)
$3.18
rev ($mm)
$1
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$0
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3.5x
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13.4x
closed 6/30/2021 via BNC Analysis

Grupo Sociedad de Tasación, acquired Visualeo

synopsis: Grupo Sociedad de Tasación  has closed the acquisition of the majority shareholding of Visualeo , a startup focused on Blockchain technology that helps people, professionals and companies to verify the status of any product or asset. 
buyer: Grupo Sociedad de Tasación
Grupo Sociedad de Tasación is a leading group of service providers for real estate valuations, consultancy and technology. The Group has been operating in Spain since 1982 and its objective is to provide added value, security and transparency to the mortgage and real estate markets. "
target: Visualeo
Visualeo is a startup focused on Blockchain technology that helps people, professionals and companies to verify the status of any product or asset. Visualeo allows the verification of products and assets , thus acting as an "eyewitness" or "trusted third party with legal validity".
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closed 6/11/2021 via BNC Analysis

EQS Group AG, acquired Business Keeper GmbH

synopsis: EQS Group, a German regulatory technology provider, has acquired Business Keeper from Macquarie Capital, a provider of corporate advisory services. Business Keeper is Europe's leading provider of whistleblowing and compliance solutions. Business Keeper offers SaaS solutions for compliance, incident reporting, case management, and more.
buyer: EQS Group AG (XTRA:EQS:$50.81)
EQS Group is a leading international technology provider for Investor Relations, Corporate Communications and Compliance. Companies trust EQS's products and services to securely, efficiently, and simultaneously fulfill complex national and international disclosure and compliance requirements. "
target parent: Macquarie Group Limited
target: Business Keeper GmbH
Business Keeper is Europe's leading provider of whistleblowing and compliance solutions. Business Keeper develops apps to fight white-collar crime such as corruption, money laundering and other serious crimes. They offer SaaS solutions for compliance, incident reporting, case management, and more.
price ($mm)[EV]
$118 [$116]
rev ($mm)
$11
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$1
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10.7x
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190.0x
closed 4/7/2021 via BusinessWire

QAD Inc., acquired Foreign-Trade Zone Corporation

synopsis: QAD Inc., a leading provider of flexible, cloud-based enterprise software and services for global manufacturing companies, has acquired Foreign-Trade Zone Corporation (FTZC), a provider of cloud-based Foreign-Trade Zone (FTZ) software and consulting services. FTZC's SmartZone software provides solutions for FTZ inventory control and compliance.
buyer: QAD Inc. (QADI:$316.69)
QAD is a leading provider of adaptive, cloud-based enterprise software and services for global manufacturing companies. QAD solutions help customers in various industries rapidly adapt to change and innovate for competitive advantage. "
target: Foreign-Trade Zone Corporation
Foreign-Trade Zone Corporation (FTZC) is a provider of cloud-based Foreign-Trade Zone (FTZ) software and consulting services. FTZC has helped complete more than 1,000 FTZ projects for well-known global businesses. Their SmartZone software provides solutions for FTZ inventory control and compliance.
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closed 3/25/2021 via PR Newswire

Ironclad, Inc., acquired PactSafe

synopsis: Ironclad, the #1 contract lifecycle management (CLM) platform for innovative companies, has acquired PactSafe, the leading clickwrap transaction platform (CTP). PactSafe helps companies to update online legal terms, track and gain acceptance of those terms, and identify areas of potential risk before they become an issue.
buyer: Ironclad, Inc.
Ironclad is the #1 contract lifecycle management platform for innovative companies. Ironclad is used by leading innovators to collaborate and negotiate on contracts. Their platform enables companies to accelerate contracting while maintaining compliance. "
target: PactSafe
PactSafe is a clickwrap transaction platform that enables companies to process high volume agreements rapidly and painlessly. PactSafe helps companies to update online legal terms, track and gain acceptance of those terms, and identify areas of potential risk before they become an issue.
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announced 3/24/2021 via PR Newswire

OneTrust LLC, will acquire Convercent

synopsis: OneTrust, the #1 fastest-growing company on the Inc. 500 and category-defining enterprise platform to operationalize trust, will acquire Convercent, a global provider of ethics and compliance cloud software. Integrating Convercent into OneTrust further enhances the platform's foundation of trust through advanced ethics and compliance capabilities.
buyer: OneTrust LLC
OneTrust is the #1 fastest growing and most widely used technology platform to help organizations be more trusted, and operationalize privacy, security, data governance, and ethics and compliance programs. "
target: Convercent
Convercent is the leading global provider of ethics and compliance software. Its Ethics Cloud Platform leverages a global dataset to deliver business leaders the insights required to make proactive, informed decisions about their company's ethical health through real-time dashboards and analytics.
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closed 2/25/2021 via BNC Analysis

Diligent, acquired Galvanize

synopsis: Vancouver-based Galvanize Inc. has been sold to private equity-backed Diligent Corp., the leading provider of secure corporate governance and collaboration solutions for boards and senior executives. Galvanize, formerly ACL, builds security, risk management, compliance, and audit software.
buyer parent: Insight Venture Partners
buyer: Diligent (NZSE:DIL:$94.01)
Diligent is the leading provider of secure corporate governance and collaboration solutions for boards and senior executives. Clients rely on Diligent to provide secure, intuitive access to their most time-sensitive and confidential information, ultimately helping them make better decisions. "
target: Galvanize
Galvanize, formerly ACL, builds security, risk management, compliance, and audit software. Their cloud-based GRC platform offers a flexible solution across the major risk management use cases shared by finance, IT, risk, and compliance leaders at the world’s largest enterprises and governments.
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announced 2/18/2021 via BusinessWire

SailPoint, will acquire Intello

synopsis: SailPoint Technologies Holdings, Inc., the leader in identity security for the cloud enterprise, will acquire Intello, a SaaS management company that helps organizations to discover, manage, and secure SaaS applications. Intello's SaaS Operations platform enables companies to manage their SaaS spend, usage and compliance data.
buyer: SailPoint (SAIL:$438.95)
SailPoint is the leader in enterprise identity governance and brings the Power of Identity to customers worldwide. SailPoint’s open identity platform gives organizations the power to enter new markets, scale their workforces, embrace new technologies, innovate faster, and compete on a global basis. "
target: Intello
Intello is a SaaS management company that helps organizations to discover, manage, and secure SaaS applications. Intello's SaaS Operations platform monitors all internal software subscriptions and enables companies to manage their SaaS spend, usage and compliance data.
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closed 11/11/2020 via PR Newswire

CodeNotary, acquired Opvizor, Inc.

synopsis: CodeNotary (vChain Inc), the leading Open Source company for immutable ledger solutions, announces the closing of the acquisition of Opvizor Inc, a U.S. ledger and log compliance software company. Opvizor provides integrity and trust solutions to hundreds of enterprise customers worldwide like Motorola.
buyer: CodeNotary
CodeNotary Ledger Compliance® provides customers a tamperproof ledger solution which enables the immutable recording of sensitive data through the same cryptographic verification of traditional distributed ledger solutions. "
target: Opvizor, Inc.
Opvizor Inc is a U.S. ledger and log compliance software company. Opvizor Inc, a venture capital-backed company, provides integrity and trust solutions to hundreds of enterprise customers worldwide like Motorola, Docusign, and the US State Dept.
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closed 9/28/2020 via BusinessWire

Veritas Technologies Corporation, acquired Globanet

synopsis: Veritas Technologies, a global leader in data protection, availability and insights, announced that it has acquired Globanet, a leading provider of information archiving, data migration, Designated Third Party (D3P) compliance, and eDiscovery solutions worldwide.
buyer parent: Carlyle Group
buyer: Veritas Technologies Corporation (VRTS:$1,747.10)
With the Veritas Technologies platform, customers can accelerate their digital transformation and solve pressing IT and business challenges including multi-cloud data management, data protection, storage optimization, compliance readiness and workload portability. "
target: Globanet
Globanet is a leading provider of information archiving, data migration, Designated Third Party (D3P) compliance, and eDiscovery solutions worldwide.
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closed 3/30/2022 via BNC Analysis

Blika Solutions AB, acquired Audimex AG

synopsis: Main Capital Partners, a leading software investor in Benelux, German-speaking Europe, and Scandinavia, has announced the acquisition of Audimex AG by Main portfolio company Blika Solutions AB. Audimex AG has been developing and selling software solutions for internal auditing and compliance since 1999.
buyer parent: Main Capital Partners BV
buyer: Blika Solutions AB
Sweden-based Blika has been a leading partner in supporting the digitalization of tax and legal departments of large multinationals, providing the digital infrastructure to achieve efficiency. Blika is well known for its SaaS platform that focuses on legal, entity and tax management activities. "
target: Audimex AG
Germany-based Audimex AG has been developing and selling software solutions for internal auditing and compliance since 1999. As the developer and provider of complex business applications for internal audit and compliance, Audimex offers their customers everything from a single source.
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closed 3/30/2022 via BNC Analysis

Blika Solutions AB, acquired Audimex AG

synopsis: Main Capital Partners, a leading software investor in Benelux, German-speaking Europe, and Scandinavia, has announced the acquisition of Audimex AG by Main portfolio company Blika Solutions AB. Audimex AG has been developing and selling software solutions for internal auditing and compliance since 1999.
buyer parent: Main Capital Partners BV
buyer: Blika Solutions AB
Sweden-based Blika has been a leading partner in supporting the digitalization of tax and legal departments of large multinationals, providing the digital infrastructure to achieve efficiency. Blika is well known for its SaaS platform that focuses on legal, entity and tax management activities. "
target: Audimex AG
Germany-based Audimex AG has been developing and selling software solutions for internal auditing and compliance since 1999. As the developer and provider of complex business applications for internal audit and compliance, Audimex offers their customers everything from a single source.
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closed 10/31/2021 via BNC Analysis

Main Capital Partners BV, acquired Blika Solutions AB

synopsis: Main Capital Partners had acquired the Swedish software developer Blika. Sweden-based Blika has been a leading partner in supporting the digitalization of tax and legal departments of large multinationals, providing the digital infrastructure to achieve efficiency.
buyer: Main Capital Partners BV
Netherlands-based Main Capital is a strategic investor with an exclusive focus on the software sector in the Benelux, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, and Nordics regions. Within this sector, Main Capital is the most specialized company in management buyouts and later-stage growth capital. "
target: Blika Solutions AB
Sweden-based Blika has been a leading partner in supporting the digitalization of tax and legal departments of large multinationals, providing the digital infrastructure to achieve efficiency. Blika is well known for its SaaS platform that focuses on legal, entity and tax management activities.
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closed 10/31/2021 via BNC Analysis

Main Capital Partners BV, acquired Blika Solutions AB

synopsis: Main Capital Partners had acquired the Swedish software developer Blika. Sweden-based Blika has been a leading partner in supporting the digitalization of tax and legal departments of large multinationals, providing the digital infrastructure to achieve efficiency.
buyer: Main Capital Partners BV
Netherlands-based Main Capital is a strategic investor with an exclusive focus on the software sector in the Benelux, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, and Nordics regions. Within this sector, Main Capital is the most specialized company in management buyouts and later-stage growth capital. "
target: Blika Solutions AB
Sweden-based Blika has been a leading partner in supporting the digitalization of tax and legal departments of large multinationals, providing the digital infrastructure to achieve efficiency. Blika is well known for its SaaS platform that focuses on legal, entity and tax management activities.
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closed 11/28/2012 via BusinessWire

Workshare Technology, Inc., acquired IdeaPlane

synopsis: Workshare, a leading provider of secure enterprise collaboration applications, has acquired IdeaPlane, an enterprise social network (ESN) built specifically for regulated financial institutions and law firms. In addition to its ESN, IdeaPlane offers consulting services to enterprise and SMB clients looking to implement their own ESN solutions.
buyer: Workshare Technology, Inc.
Workshare is a provider of secure enterprise collaboration applications. The platform allows individuals to create, share and manage high-value content anywhere, on any device. Workshare enhances efficiency by enabling content owners to track and compare changes from contributors simultaneously. "
target: IdeaPlane
IdeaPlane is an enterprise social network (ESN) built specifically for regulated financial institutions and law firms. The company's ESN provides easy to use social tools combined with enterprise-grade security, compliance and privacy controls.
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announced 11/3/2021 via BNC Analysis

OLB Group, Inc., will acquire Crowd Ignition, Inc.

synopsis: The OLB Group Inc. agreed to purchase 100% of the equity of Crowd Ignition, a web-based crowdfunding software system. Crowd Ignition's software provides broker/dealer, merchant banks and law firms a platform to market crowdfunding offerings, collect payments and issue securities.
buyer: OLB Group, Inc. (:$10.21)
The OLB Group, Inc. is a commerce service provider that delivers fully outsourced private label shopping solutions to highly trafficked websites and retail locations. The company provides end-to-end e-commerce, mobile, and retail solutions to customers. "
target: Crowd Ignition, Inc.
Crowd Ignition is a web-based crowdfunding software system. Crowd Ignition's software provides broker/dealer, merchant banks and law firms a platform to market crowdfunding offerings, collect payments and issue securities.
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closed 3/27/2019 via BNC Analysis

Diligent, acquired Manzama

synopsis: US-headquartered information governance vendor Diligent Corporation has acquired Manzama Inc, in an acquisition that comes as Diligent begins strategically targeting the legal sector. Since 2010, Manzama has been the leading provider of current awareness and market intelligence solutions to professional service organizations around the globe.
buyer parent: Insight Venture Partners
buyer: Diligent (NZSE:DIL:$94.01)
Diligent is the leading governance, risk and compliance (GRC) SaaS provider, serving more than one million users. Its modern GRC platform ensures boards, executives and other leaders have a holistic, integrated view of audit, risk, information security, ethics and compliance across the organization."
target: Manzama
Since 2010, Manzama has been the leading provider of current awareness and market intelligence solutions to professional service organizations around the globe. Manzama delivers critical insights that help teams better serve their clients.
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closed 6/12/2019 via BNC Analysis

Neoway Tecnologia Integrada Assessoria e Negócios S.A., acquired Legal Labs

synopsis: Neoway, the largest company in Big Data Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and technology applied to business in Latin America, has acquired LegalLabs, Brazil's largest Artificial Intelligence company for the Law area. LegalLabs idealizes, produces and launches platforms that enable better legal and administrative productivity.
buyer: Neoway Tecnologia Integrada Assessoria e Negócios S.A.
Neoway is the most innovative and award-winning business intelligence company founded in Latin America. Its entrepreneurial approach has made the company a pioneer in data analytics, offering a complete solution for companies looking to make data-driven strategic decisions with confidence. "
target: Legal Labs
LegalLabs is the most specialized startup in Brazil for Artificial Intelligence applied to the law. LegalLabs idealizes, produces and launches platforms that enable better legal and administrative productivity, automating repetitive processes.
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$26
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closed 7/6/2022 via Company Press Release

DiliTrust SAS, acquired Hyperlex

synopsis: DiliTrust, a French software solutions provider, has acquired Hyperlex, a cloud-based contract management system in France. Hyperlex helps legal teams to structure and accelerate their contractual processes. Their AI-powered solution enables companies to manage and make the most of their contract portfolio by identifying relevant information.
buyer: DiliTrust SAS
DiliTrust is a French software solutions provider, offering a complete range of solutions and services dedicated to corporate governance in the legal, financial and internal control areas. The DiliTrust offer includes DiliTrust Exec, DiliTrust Governance, DiliTrust Data Room, and DiliTrust MFT. "
target: Hyperlex
Hyperlex is a cloud-based contract management system in France. Hyperlex helps legal and operational teams to structure and accelerate their contractual processes. Their AI-powered solution enables companies to manage and make the most of their contract portfolio by identifying relevant information.
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closed 10/26/2004 via PR Newswire

Modern Technology Corp, acquired Real Time, LLC

synopsis: Modern Technology Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board: MOTG), a business development and acquisition company, announced today that it has expanded its eCommerce and Information Technology portfolio with modular and customized solutions for the law firm and business markets.
buyer: Modern Technology Corp
Founded in 1982, Oxford, Mississippi-based Modern Technology Corp (MOTG) is a business development and acquisition company, focused on growth by strategic acquisitions and subsequent market and revenue expansion. MOTG provides business infrastructure, substantial intellectual capital, strategic inv "
target: Real Time, LLC
Real Time, LLC, provides eCommerce and eBusiness custom and modular solutions for law firms, and businesses. RT's easy to deploy customer centric extensive product lines are designed to enhance the Internet shopping and information exchange experience.
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closed 11/3/2021 via PR Newswire

Brightflag, acquired Joinder

synopsis: Brightflag, the AI-powered legal operations platform, has acquired Joinder, a cloud-based collaboration platform for legal professionals. Joinder enables corporate legal departments to more efficiently manage their deadlines, records and documents. Their platform provides solutions for task management, calendaring, chat, document sharing and more.
buyer: Brightflag
Brightflaglegal is a spend management platform for corporate legal teams. Brightflag is an AI-powered solution that helps legal teams gain visibility into their operations and maximize productivity. The platform provides solutions for budgeting, billing, forecasting, and more. "
target: Joinder
Joinder is a cloud-based collaboration platform for legal professionals. Joinder enables corporate legal departments to more efficiently manage their deadlines, records and documents. Their platform provides solutions for task management, calendaring, chat, document sharing and more.
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closed 3/28/2017 via BusinessWire

Clearlake Capital Group, L.P., acquired NetDocuments

synopsis: Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. announced that it in partnership with management it has completed the acquisition of NetDocuments, the leading provider of secure cloud-based document management, email management, and collaboration solutions to law firms and corporate legal and compliance departments.
buyer: Clearlake Capital Group, L.P.
Founded in 2006, Clearlake Capital Group is a leading investment firm focused on private equity and special situation transactions. Having committed approximately $3 billion over 70 investments, they have a history of long-term strategic partnership with management to transform and grow companies. "
target: NetDocuments
NetDocuments is the leader in cloud-based document and email management. Law firms enjoy the power and simplicity of built-in disaster recovery, matter centricity, enterprise search, mobility, records management, collaboration, and compliance for documents and email with NetDocuments.
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closed 4/24/2019 via AP - Associated Press

Hickok Incorporated, acquired Data Genomix Inc.

synopsis: Hickok Incorporated, a Cleveland-based holding company serving diverse markets, announced the acquisition of certain assets from Data Genomix Inc. based in Cleveland, Ohio. Data Genomix, is an award-winning software company that specializes in social media marketing applications for political, legal, and recruiting campaigns.
buyer: Hickok Incorporated (OTCPK:HICK.A:$66.38)
Hickok Incorporated is a publicly traded holding company serving diverse markets, including healthcare, education, aerospace, and petrochemical. "
target: Data Genomix Inc.
Data Genomix, is an award-winning software company that specializes in social media marketing applications for political, legal, and recruiting campaigns.
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closed 10/30/2020 via PR Newswire

ISG, acquired Social Detection, Inc

synopsis: Insight Service Group (ISG) has acquired Social Detection LLC., the world’s most powerful anti-fraud platform, to expand its Social Media Technology platform. Together, ISG and Social Detection will provide a more expansive and integrated combination of investigation, medical and record management solutions to the insurance and legal industries.
buyer: ISG
ISG is a national market leader and technology driven service provider delivering a unique combination of investigation, medical, and record management as well as legal investigation solutions that offer claim and litigation support to both insurance and legal communities. "
target: Social Detection, Inc
Social Detection is the world’s most powerful anti-fraud platform. Used by thousands of investigative professionals across various industries, the Social Detection platform offers a self-serve search engine, on-demand concierge analysts, and next-generation medical canvassing.
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closed 11/21/2018 via Company Press Release

Elevate Services, Inc., acquired LexPredict

synopsis: Global law company Elevate announced the acquisition of enterprise legal AI technology and consulting firm LexPredict. LexPredict is an enterprise legal technology and consulting firm, specializing in legal analytics, legal data science and training, risk management, and legal data strategy consulting.
buyer: Elevate Services, Inc.
Elevate is a global law company, providing consulting, technology and services to law departments and law firms. The company’s team of lawyers, engineers, consultants and business experts extend and enable the resources and capabilities of customers worldwide. "
target: LexPredict
LexPredict is an enterprise legal technology and consulting firm, specializing in legal analytics, legal data science and training, risk management, and legal data strategy consulting. LexPredict develops software and data products, including contract analytics software like ContraxSuite and LexNLP.
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closed 12/5/2018 via GlobeNewswire

Xact Data Discovery, acquired Esquify

synopsis: Xact Data Discovery (XDD), a leading international provider of eDiscovery, data management and managed review services for law firms and corporations, acquired Esquify, a cutting-edge software company that provides powerful AI automation workforce management solutions for legal review.
buyer parent: JLL Partners
buyer: Xact Data Discovery
Xact Data Discovery (XDD) is a leading international provider of eDiscovery, data management and managed review services for law firms and corporations. XDD helps clients optimize their eDiscovery matters by orchestrating pristine communication between people, processes, technology and data. "
target: Esquify
Esquify is a cutting-edge software company that provides powerful AI automation workforce management solutions for legal review. They are based in Chicago, IL.
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closed 4/29/2020 via Company Press Release

Septeo Group, acquired SoftLaw SAS

synopsis: A pioneer in technological innovations for players in law, real estate and IT, the Septeo group is consolidating its expertise and its leadership in its historic markets by acquiring SOFTLAW, a French startup specializing in automated contract analysis for legal professionals.
buyer: Septeo Group
A major player in technology serving legal professionals, property managers and CIOs, Septeo deploys its expertise in France and worldwide, with 10,000 clients and more 120,000 users. Septeo brings together and grows 14 complementary companies specializing in the publishing of software solutions, "
target: SoftLaw SAS
Founded in 2015, SOFTLAW is the first company in France to specialize in contract analysis assisted by artificial intelligence. SOFTLAW offers a solution that helps legal professionals (lawyers, notaries) in their management, audit and contract compliance work.
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closed 8/12/2020 via PR Newswire

Reveal Data Corporation, acquired NexLP

synopsis: Reveal acquired NexLP, the leading artificial intelligence software in the legal industry. With the acquisition, Reveal becomes the market-leader in AI-powered, end-to-end eDiscovery. Founded by a team of data scientists, programmers, and eDiscovery experts, NexLP uses Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to derive actionable insights.
buyer: Reveal Data Corporation
Reveal is a provider of cloud-based eDiscovery software solutions and services. Its eDiscovery software platform offers processing, early case assessment, review and AI capabilities, combining an intuitive user interface with a robust Software as a Service platform designed for scale and speed. "
target: NexLP
Founded by a team of data scientists, programmers, and eDiscovery experts, NexLP uses Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to derive actionable insight from unstructured and structured data.
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announced 8/11/2021 via BusinessWire

Litera Corp, will acquire Kira Inc.

synopsis: Litera, a global leader in legal technology solutions, will acquire Toronto-based Kira Systems, the industry leader in machine learning contract review and analysis software. Kira’s technology will further Litera’s mission to support law firms to improve client retention, increase margins, and enhance end-user happiness.
buyer parent: HgCapital
buyer: Litera Corp
Litera has been a global leader in legal technology for 25+ years, helping legal teams work more efficiently, accurately, and competitively. As a leader in document workflow, collaboration, and data management solutions, they empower legal teams with technology for managing all their data. "
target parent: Insight Venture Partners
target: Kira Inc.
Based in Canada, Kira Systems’ technology is a powerful, award-winning software solution that excels at searching and analyzing contract and document text, helping the world’s largest corporations and professional service firms uncover relevant information from their contracts and related documents.
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closed 6/8/2022 via BNC Analysis

Syntheia, acquired Motionize

synopsis: Syntheia, a legal knowledge platform in Australia, has acquired Motionize, a document automation and management solution for legal practitioners. Motionize is an AI powered contract drafting tool built inside Microsoft Word that enables law firms to draft their agreements 50% faster, compare clauses, and identify problems in their document.
buyer: Syntheia
Syntheia is a legal knowledge platform in Australia. Syntheia helps law firms to empower their legal work with the data from their contracts. Their platform transforms contracts into reliable and reusable data to deliver relevant and useful information and insights. "
target: Motionize
Motionize is a document automation and management solution for legal practitioners. Motionize is an AI powered contract drafting tool built inside Microsoft Word that enables law firms to draft their agreements 50% faster, find and compare clauses, and identify potential problems in their document.
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closed 7/19/2019 via PR Newswire

Thomson Reuters, acquired HighQ Solutions Ltd.

synopsis: Thomson Reuters announced that it has acquired HighQ, a leading collaboration platform for the legal and regulatory market. HighQ offers a secure cloud-based platform for business collaboration, workflow automation and client engagement.
buyer: Thomson Reuters (TRI:$6,348.00)
Thomson Reuters is a leading provider of business information services. Their products include highly specialized information-enabled software and tools for legal, tax, accounting, and compliance professionals combined with the world's most global news service—Reuters. "
target: HighQ Solutions Ltd.
Based in the UK, HighQ is a leading provider of cloud-based enterprise collaboration and publishing software. They provide innovative social software to some of the world’s leading law firms, investment banks and corporations.
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