Like Steel Card, LLC

closed 8/10/2006 via PR Newswire

ChoicePoint, Inc., acquired Steel Card, LLC

synopsis: ChoicePoint,announced the acquisition of California-based Steel Card, LLC and its award-winning Apogee product line. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Steel Card and its products will be integrated into ChoicePoint's insurance software and process outsourcing business, Insurity, based in Hartford, Connecticut.
buyer: ChoicePoint, Inc. (CPS:$0.00)
ChoicePoint helps businesses, government agencies and nonprofit organizations make better decisions through information and technology solutions. "
target: Steel Card, LLC
Steel Card is a privately held software company focused on creating solutions for the Property & Casualty insurance marketplace.
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announced 8/8/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Roper Technologies, Inc., will acquire iPipeline, Inc.

synopsis: Roper Technologies Inc. will acquire iPipeline in an all-cash transaction. iPipeline’s cloud-based software delivers solutions for the life insurance and annuity industries. iPipeline's suite of Software as a Service-based applications provide workflow automation and seamless integration across a broad network of carriers, distributors, and agents.
buyer: Roper Technologies, Inc. (ROP:$5,405.00)
Roper Technologies is a constituent of the S&P 500, Fortune 1000, and the Russell 1000 indices. Roper operates businesses that design and develop software (both license and software-as-a-service) and engineered products and solutions for a variety of niche end markets. "
target parent: Thoma Bravo, LLC
target: iPipeline, Inc.
iPipeline is a leading provider of cloud-based software solutions for the life insurance and financial services industries. Through its SSG Digital, end-to-end platform, iPipeline accelerates and simplifies sales, compliance, operations, and support.
price ($mm)
$1,625
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closed 4/11/2018 via BNC Analysis

Equisoft, acquired Kronos Technologies

synopsis: Equisoft, a provider of digital business solutions for the insurance and wealth industries, has acquired Kronos Technologies, a company that develops web and mobile applications for the investment and insurance sectors.
buyer: Equisoft
Equisoft provides advanced digital business solutions that optimize processes, increase revenue and enable growth for the life insurance and wealth management industries. All Equisoft software systems are developed for optimal scalability and configurability to empower clients. "
target: Kronos Technologies
Kronos Technologies is a company that develops web and mobile applications for the investment and insurance sectors. Kronos Technologies is particularly known for its customer relationship management (CRM) application, Kronos Finance, and financial needs analysis (FNA) tool, Kronos FNA.
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closed 8/5/2015 via BusinessWire

Thoma Bravo, LLC, acquired iPipeline, Inc.

synopsis: Thoma Bravo, LLC, a leading private equity investment firm, announced the acquisition of iPipeline, a leading technology provider of cloud-based software solutions to the life insurance industry. iPipeline leads the information technology and services industry in providing web-based software tools for the insurance and financial services markets.
buyer: Thoma Bravo, LLC
Thoma Bravo is a leading private equity investment firm building on a 30+ year history of providing equity and strategic support to experienced management teams and growing companies. "
target: iPipeline, Inc.
iPipeline is a leading provider of cloud-based software solutions for the life insurance industry. Through its SaaS solutions, it accelerates and simplifies insurance sales, compliance, operations and support.
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closed 11/11/2009 via GlobeNewswire

Blue Frog Solutions, Inc., acquired Prospect9, LLC

synopsis: Blue Frog Solutions, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Salt Lake City, Utah-based Prospect9 client management and marketing solutions provider to the financial services and insurance industries.
buyer: Blue Frog Solutions, Inc.
Blue Frog is a leading technology and service provider of order management and compliance solutions for the life and annuity industry. Blue Frog's compliance and order management platform, AFFIRM™, is used by some of the largest and most well respected companies in the insurance industry. "
target: Prospect9, LLC
Prospect9, LLC provides client management and marketing solutions to the insurance and financial industry. It offers I-Relay, a Web-based client relationship management and marketing platform that provides a range of tools necessary to market and manage various clients, and other relationships.
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closed 11/26/2019 via BNC Analysis

AutoProtect, acquired DealTrak Ltd

synopsis: AutoProtect, a company that provides insurance products and dealer warranties to vehicle manufacturers and retailers in the UK, has acquired DealTrak, a UK platform that brings Finance and Insurance transactions to life.
buyer: AutoProtect
AutoProtect provides insurance products and dealer warranties to vehicle manufacturers and retailers in the UK. After a consultation, AutoProtect creates customized business development programs. From sales training to smooth integration with full FCA-compliance, AutoProtect assists at every stage. "
target parent: CV6 Limited
target: DealTrak Ltd
Headquartered in the UK, DealTrak platform brings Finance and Insurance transactions to life. They are committed to increasing efficiencies for everyone involved, allowing them to focus on creating a positive experience for their customers and ultimately sell more finance and insurance products.
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closed 4/10/2019 via BNC Analysis

Applied Systems Inc., acquired TechCanary

synopsis: Applied Systems, a global insurance software company, has acquired TechCanary, a software company focused on the insurance industry. TechCanary provides the insurance industry with new and innovative alternatives to legacy agency management systems and generic CRM and call center solutions.
buyer parent: Hellman & Friedman LLC
buyer: Applied Systems Inc.
Applied Systems is the leading global provider of cloud-based software that powers the business of insurance. Applied is the world’s largest provider of agency and brokerage management systems, serving customers throughout the United States, Canada, Ireland and the United Kingdom. "
target: TechCanary
Founded in 2013, TechCanary is an InsurTech company offering the #1 insurance solution available on Salesforce. The company’s mission is to provide the insurance industry new and innovative alternatives to legacy agency management systems and generic CRM and call center solutions.
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closed 10/18/2016 via BusinessWire

Veronis Suhler Stevenson, purchased a minority stake in Connexion Point

synopsis: VSS, a private investment firm focused on the information, tech-enabled business services, healthcare IT, and education industries, announced its investment in Connexion Point, LLC. Connexion Point is a leading provider of technology-enabled healthcare services, specializing in communication lifecycle services for the healthcare industry.
buyer: Veronis Suhler Stevenson
Veronis Suhler Stevenson (VSS) is a leading private investment firm that invests in the information, business services, healthcare IT, education, media and marketing services industries in North America and Europe. "
target: Connexion Point
Connexion Point is a leading provider of technology-enabled healthcare services, specializing in communication lifecycle services for the healthcare industry. Connexion Point facilitates communication, throughout the lifecycle of the consumer, that connects the healthcare industry to their consumer.
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announced 5/5/2021 via BusinessWire

Fineos, will acquire Spraoi

synopsis: FINEOS Corporation, the global leader in core systems for life, accident and health insurance, will acquire Spraoi, a Group Benefits, and Life and Annuities focused technology firm. Spraoi helps carriers to optimize results. Their SaaS-based machine learning platform provides solutions for claims management and customer experience infrastructure.
buyer: Fineos (:$121.48)
Ireland-based FINEOS is a market leader in core systems for life, accident, and health insurance carriers globally. The FINEOS Platform, powered by Amazon Web Services, provides customers full end to end core administration for group, voluntary, and individual across life, accident, and health. "
target: Spraoi
Spraoi is a Group Benefits, and Life and Annuities focused technology firm. Spraoi helps carriers to optimize results and deliver improved customer experiences. Their SaaS-based machine learning platform provides solutions for claims management and customer experience infrastructure.
price ($mm)
$4.00
rev ($mm)
$6
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EV / rev
1.8x
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closed 3/9/2020 via BusinessWire

Tinubu Square SAS, acquired eSurety

synopsis: Paris-based Tinubu Square, the market leader for enterprise software solutions to Credit and Surety Insurers, has acquired eSURETY, a cloud-based specialty software provider, enabling carriers, brokers, and Managing General Agents to securely apply, quote, bond, issue, and support every form of surety.
buyer: Tinubu Square SAS
Paris-based Tinubu Square is a leading SaaS platform vendor, enabling Credit Insurance & Surety digital transformation. The company provides Credit & Surety insurers with software and services that allow them to reduce their exposure to risk and their financial, operational, and technical costs. "
target: eSurety
eSURETY is a cloud-based specialty software provider, enabling carriers, brokers, and Managing General Agents to securely apply, quote, bond, issue, and support every form of surety. The company also offers a direct-to-the-consumer experience on any device or browser from anywhere in the world.
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closed 4/25/2018 via Company Press Release

We are you., acquired Virtual Affairs

synopsis: We are you., a collaboration of three leading dutch digital agencies, has acquired Virtual Affairs, an international software and services company. Virtual Affairs' BankingRight and InsuranceRight solutions allows banks and insurance companies to use multiple channels and data to continually improve their customer experience.
buyer: We are you.
We are you. is a collaboration of three leading dutch digital agencies. The company is comprised of Colours, Mangrove, and Redhotminute. We are you. designs and develops websites, apps, and e-commerce platforms for customers in all industries. "
target: Virtual Affairs
Virtual Affairs is an international software and services company. Their BankingRight and InsuranceRight solutions allows banks and insurance companies to continually improve their customer experience. They also offer InvestmentRight, a feature-rich Robo-advice and wealth management solution.
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closed 3/31/2011 via BusinessWire

Applied Systems, Inc., acquired Artizan Internet Services, LLC.

synopsis: Insurance technology company Applied Systems has announced that it has acquired Artizan Internet Services, the leading provider of Web-based and outsourced customer service solutions for the insurance industry, expanding capabilities around agency and broker management systems.
buyer parent: Bain Capital
buyer: Applied Systems, Inc.
Applied Systems, Inc., develops, sells and supports insurance agency and broker management systems and provides services for accounting, customer, policy, claims management, and all related agent and broker functions. "
target: Artizan Internet Services, LLC.
Artizan Internet Services is the leading provider of Web-based and outsourced customer service solutions for the insurance industry. Artizan’s unique suite of programs enables insurance professionals to leverage their existing sales and service processes to deliver greater results.
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closed 3/21/2016 via PE Hub

j2 Global, Inc., acquired Callstream

synopsis: YFM Equity Partners (YFM) and Octopus Investments (Octopus) have sold their stake in Callstream Group Limited (“Callstream”) for an undisclosed sum to J2 Global, Inc. Callstream is a leading national provider of cloud-based call management technology to the UK insurance, travel and retail markets.
buyer: j2 Global, Inc. (JCOM:$1,555.38)
j2 Global, Inc. provides Internet services through two divisions: Business Cloud Services, which offers Internet fax, virtual phone, hosted email, email marketing, online backup, unified communications and CRM solutions, and Digital Media, which offers technology, gaming and lifestyle content. "
target: Callstream
UK-based Callstream provides cloud-based call management technology to the insurance, travel and retail markets. Callstream's specialist services and tailored solutions enable organisations to handle large volumes of customer phone calls more efficiently, to improve performance and profitability.
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closed 5/21/2021 via BusinessWire

Majesco, acquired Loss Control 360

synopsis: Majesco, a global provider of cloud insurance platform software, announced the acquisition of Utilant, a U.S. based InsurTech company providing the industry-leading survey management SaaS product suite for Loss Control and Premium Audit surveys and artificial intelligence (AI)/machine learning (ML) data and analytics.
buyer: Majesco (:$146.45)
Majesco provides technology, expertise, and leadership that helps insurers modernize, innovate, and connect to build the future of their business at speed and scale. The company's platforms connect people and businesses to insurance in innovative, hyper-relevant, compelling, and personal ways. "
target: Loss Control 360
Utilant’s Loss Control 360 is the “best-in-class” Loss Control Survey Management SaaS Platform for Loss Control and Premium Audit surveys, driving predictive risk insights for Property & Casualty Insurance Carriers and Top Risk Engineering Companies.
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closed 12/26/2006 via

The Innovation Group plc, acquired First Notice Systems, Inc.

synopsis: The Innovation Group, a global provider of technology-enabled outsourcing and technology solutions to the P&C industry, announced that the company has reached an agreement to acquire First Notice Systems, Inc. from Concentra Operating Corporation for (US)$51.55 million in cash.
buyer: The Innovation Group plc
Innovation Group provides outsourcing services and software solutions to insurers and other risk carriers through its international network of offices. The Group has assembled a portfolio of important assets comprising a set of software-led business processes. "
target parent: Concentra Inc.
target: First Notice Systems, Inc.
A leading provider of claim reporting outsourcing services and software to the property and casualty insurance market in the U.S. First Notice’s principal focus is on handling – on behalf of its clients – the first notice of loss made by an insurance company customer of a claim or a potential claim.
price ($mm)
$50
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$20
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2.5x
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closed 10/28/2011 via Market Wire

NASE Marketing, Inc., acquired Insurance Digital Assistant

synopsis: NASE Marketing, Inc. announced that it has acquired the Insurance Digital Assistant platform, a leading mobile client relation management system geared for insurance professionals. The IDA Assistant platform has been used in the insurance industry since it was first introduced as a Beta project to automate tasks of sales professionals.
buyer: NASE Marketing, Inc.
NaseCare is a national sales and insurance agency based in Grapevine, Texas offering products in all 50 states. Its top health insurance carrier options include UnitedHealthOne, Assurant, Cigna, Aetna, Anthem Blue Cross, HumanaOne and others. "
target: Insurance Digital Assistant
Insurance Digital Assistant, is a leading mobile client relation management (CRM) system geared for insurance professionals. The IDA Assistant platform has been used in the insurance industry throughout the country since it was introduced as a Beta project to automate tasks of sales professionals.
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closed 5/5/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Green Shield, acquired Computer Workware

synopsis: Green Shield has acquired Computer Workware, a Canadian software company focusing on the development of insurance administration solutions for employee group benefits. Their products, iBenefits and Vital Objects, provide solutions for Canada’s largest insurance companies and third-party administrators and associations.
buyer: Green Shield
Green Shield Canada is Canada’s fourth-largest health and dental benefits provider, and is uniquely structured as a social enterprise with the purpose of making it easier for people to live their healthiest lives. They are Canada’s only not-for-profit health and dental benefits provider. "
target: Computer Workware
Computer Workware is a Canadian software company focusing on the development of insurance administration solutions for employee group benefits. Their products, iBenefits and Vital Objects, provide solutions for Canada’s largest insurance companies and third-party administrators and associations.
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announced 1/14/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Applied Systems Inc., will acquire EZLynx

synopsis: Applied Systems announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire EZLynx, a company that develops industry-leading cloud-based software for the insurance industry. Their software has helped independent agents operate their businesses more effectively for over ten years.
buyer parent: Hellman & Friedman LLC
buyer: Applied Systems Inc.
Applied Systems is the leading provider of cloud-based software that powers the business of insurance. Recognized as a pioneer in insurance automation and data exchange between brokerages, insurers and their clients, it is the world’s largest provider of agency and brokerage management systems. "
target: EZLynx
EZLynx develops industry-leading cloud-based software for the insurance industry. Their software has helped independent agents operate their businesses more effectively for over ten years.
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closed 9/22/2020 via BusinessWire

iPipeline, Inc., acquired Welis, LLC

synopsis: iPipeline, a leading provider of cloud-based software solutions for the life insurance and financial services industry, announced it has acquired WELIS, a premier provider of life insurance illustration systems to carriers in the US.
buyer parent: Roper Technologies, Inc.
buyer: iPipeline, Inc.
iPipeline is a leading provider of cloud-based software solutions for the life insurance and financial services industries. Through its SSG Digital, end-to-end platform, iPipeline accelerates and simplifies sales, compliance, operations, and support. "
target: Welis, LLC
WELIS is a premier provider of life insurance illustration systems supporting individual and group lines of business for carriers in the US. Its Ascent Illustration System is designed to help insurers sell and service customers in a multi-channel distribution environment.
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closed 7/30/2019 via Company Press Release

RGI S.P.A., acquired Novum GmbH

synopsis: RGI, a European leader in the digital transformation of Insurers, announced that it has acquired 100% of NOVUM, a leading DACH solution provider specializing in the development of core systems for insurers.
buyer parent: Corsair Capital
buyer: RGI S.P.A.
RGI, of Milan, provides software products and technology services to the insurance industry. RGI is a provider of core systems to the insurance market, providing a comprehensive offering which addresses core insurance processes including policy administration, and market management. "
target: Novum GmbH
Novum provides innovative standard and customized software solutions for the international insurance industry. Novum’s solution portfolio comprises software platforms for individual applications such as inventory systems, property and performance, fees, collection, and fund and loan management.
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closed 8/10/2006 via PR Newswire

ChoicePoint, Inc., acquired Steel Card, LLC

synopsis: ChoicePoint,announced the acquisition of California-based Steel Card, LLC and its award-winning Apogee product line. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Steel Card and its products will be integrated into ChoicePoint's insurance software and process outsourcing business, Insurity, based in Hartford, Connecticut.
buyer: ChoicePoint, Inc. (CPS:$0.00)
ChoicePoint helps businesses, government agencies and nonprofit organizations make better decisions through information and technology solutions. "
target: Steel Card, LLC
Steel Card is a privately held software company focused on creating solutions for the Property & Casualty insurance marketplace.
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closed 11/30/2011 via PR Newswire

Genstar Capital LLC, acquired Insurity, Inc

synopsis: Genstar Capital, LLC, a leading private equity firm, announced the completion of its previously announced acquisition of Insurity, the former LexisNexis Insurance Software Solutions business, a provider of software and services to the Property and Casualty insurance industry.
buyer: Genstar Capital LLC
Genstar Capital is a leading private equity firm that works in partnership with its management teams and its network of operating executives and strategic advisors to transform its portfolio companies into industry-leading businesses. "
target parent: Reed Elsevier
target: Insurity, Inc
Insurity provides policy administration, claims, billing, and analytics software to insurance companies. Its customers, who write Personal Lines and Commercial Lines insurance, represent over $12 billion of commercial insurance premium processed through the Insurity suite of products.
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closed 7/9/2008 via BusinessWire

Acxiom Corporation, purchased Database Marketing Solutions from ChoicePoint Precision Marketing LLC

synopsis: Acxiom® Corporation, a global interactive marketing services company, announced the acquisition of the Database Marketing Solutions division of ChoicePoint Precision Marketing LLC, a subsidiary of ChoicePoint Inc.
buyer: Acxiom Corporation (ACXM:$917.41)
Acxiom Corporation integrates data, services and technology to create and deliver customer and information management solutions. Acxiom's innovative solutions are Customer Data Integration (CDI) technology, data, database services, IT outsourcing, consulting and analytics, and privacy leadership. "
seller parent: ChoicePoint Asset Company LLC.
seller: ChoicePoint Precision Marketing LLC
ChoicePoint Precision Marketing accelerates sales, improves customer retention and enhances cross- and up-sell programs. We provide full-service direct and database marketing solutions to leading companies in insurance, financial services, and many other industries.
price ($mm)
$4.50
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$16
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closed 6/6/2008 via Company Press Release

Silver Lake Partners, acquired i2 Inc.

synopsis: Silver Lake Sumeru, the middle-market technology focused investment fund, today announced it has completed its acquisition of visual analysis software provider i2 from ChoicePoint.
buyer: Silver Lake Partners
Silver Lake is the leading private equity firm focused on large-scale investing in technology. Silver Lake's ability to source and structure large-scale, private equity transactions and add value to portfolio companies is unmatched by other private equity firms investing in the technology industry. "
target parent: ChoicePoint Asset Company LLC.
target: i2 Inc.
i2 Inc. is the leading worldwide provider of visual investigative analysis software for law enforcement. Our integrated suite of products enables investigators and analysts to quickly understand complex scenarios and volumes of seemingly unrelated data, perform analysis and communicate the results.
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closed 3/10/2008 via BusinessWire

iMapData Inc., acquired iMapData Inc.

synopsis: iMapData Inc., a consulting firm specializing in customized, geospatially-based decision support solutions for the public and private sector, has been acquired from ChoicePoint Inc. by a private investment group. The investment group is led by, and the business will be managed by, the founders of iMapData.
buyer parent: ChoicePoint, Inc.
buyer: iMapData Inc.
iMapData delivers relevant and tailored information via an easy-to-use, Web-based, map interface enabling businesses and government agencies to create maps and reports by accessing and merging various information sets including energy, government... "
target parent: ChoicePoint Asset Company LLC.
target: iMapData Inc.
iMapData delivers relevant and tailored information via an easy-to-use, Web-based, map interface enabling businesses and government agencies to create maps and reports by accessing and merging various information sets including energy, government...
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closed 9/19/2008 via PR Newswire

LexisNexis, acquired ChoicePoint, Inc.

synopsis: Reed Elsevier announced that its acquisition of ChoicePoint Inc has been completed. On 21 February 2008, Reed Elsevier announced that it had reached agreement to acquire ChoicePoint for a total cost of $4.1 billion. On 16 September 2008 Reed Elsevier announced that the acquisition had received clearance from the US Federal Trade Commission.
buyer: LexisNexis
LexisNexis is a leading provider of information and services solutions, including its flagship Web-based Lexis(R) and Nexis(R) research services, to a wide range of professionals in the legal, risk management, corporate, government, law enforcement, accounting and academic markets. "
target: ChoicePoint, Inc.
ChoicePoint helps businesses, government agencies and nonprofit organizations make better decisions through information and technology solutions.
price ($mm)[EV]
$3,442 [$4,032]
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$982
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$274
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announced 2/5/2008 via PR Newswire

ChoicePoint, Inc., will acquire Optimal Decisions Group

synopsis: ChoicePoint is acquiring Optimal Decisions Group, a firm that develops and deploys advanced analytics and software to the insurance industry. The purchase of ODG will create additional value for clients by integrating ODG's pricing optimization into ChoicePoint's Data Services transactional products.
buyer: ChoicePoint, Inc. (CPS:$0.00)
ChoicePoint helps businesses, government agencies and nonprofit organizations make better decisions through information and technology solutions. "
target: Optimal Decisions Group
Optimal Decision Group Pty., Ltd. develops and deploys analytics and software, which assists retail financial institutions in making customer-level decisions in targeted marketing, acceptance and underwriting, pricing, servicing, collections, and claims. It serves auto and home insurers.
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closed 1/31/2007 via PR Newswire

Palladian Capital Partners, acquired EquiSearch Services

synopsis: ChoicePoint today announced the sale of its shareholder services business, EquiSearch Services, to Palladian Capital Partners, a New York-based private equity group.
buyer: Palladian Capital Partners
Palladian Capital Partners makes control or near-control equity investments in established companies. Palladian's investment strategy is to work with existing management teams to accelerate growth and enhance the value of a business. "
target parent: ChoicePoint Asset Company LLC.
target: EquiSearch Services
Equisearch is engaged by transfer agents, mutual funds, public companies and banks (our clients) to locate and verify the correct addresses for account holders whom they have classified as “dormant” or “lost” due to inactivity or to mail returned as undeliverable.
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closed 9/29/2006 via PR Newswire

AMS Services, Inc., acquired PRIORITY Data Systems, Inc.

synopsis: ChoicePoint announced its signing of a strategic alliance agreement with AMS Services that will extend ChoicePoint's capabilities for data sales to thousands of additional insurance agents and industry professionals nationwide. The agreement was signed simultaneously with the sale of ChoicePoint's Priority Data Systems business to AMS Services.
buyer parent: Vertafore, Inc.
buyer: AMS Services, Inc.
Vertafore, Inc. d/b/a AMS Services is dedicated to helping independent insurance agencies achieve maximum performance and operational efficiency. "
target parent: ChoicePoint Asset Company LLC.
target: PRIORITY Data Systems, Inc.
PRIORITY focuses on streamlining processes. This enabled the offering of customized solutions to insurance agents and carriers through comparative and proprietary rating programs for auto, home, dwelling, business owners, farm, and commercial lines.
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closed 8/10/2006 via PR Newswire

ChoicePoint, Inc., acquired Steel Card, LLC

synopsis: ChoicePoint,announced the acquisition of California-based Steel Card, LLC and its award-winning Apogee product line. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Steel Card and its products will be integrated into ChoicePoint's insurance software and process outsourcing business, Insurity, based in Hartford, Connecticut.
buyer: ChoicePoint, Inc. (CPS:$0.00)
ChoicePoint helps businesses, government agencies and nonprofit organizations make better decisions through information and technology solutions. "
target: Steel Card, LLC
Steel Card is a privately held software company focused on creating solutions for the Property & Casualty insurance marketplace.
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closed 6/28/2006 via PR Newswire

ChoicePoint, Inc., purchased USCerts from N-Cycles

synopsis: ChoicePoint today announced the acquisition of the assets of Memphis, Tenn.-based USCerts, which provides technology and data management services to facilitate the remote ordering of certified birth, death, marriage and divorce certificates. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
buyer: ChoicePoint, Inc. (CPS:$0.00)
ChoicePoint helps businesses, government agencies and nonprofit organizations make better decisions through information and technology solutions. "
seller: N-Cycles
The N-Cycles team is focused on only one thing - building the best custom mission-critical software for our clients. Our consultants have an average of over 8 years experience and have worked for a variety of other consulting firms as well as Fortune 500 companies.
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closed 3/9/2006 via PR Newswire

ChoicePoint, Inc., acquired ShortStop, LLC

synopsis: ChoicePoint announced the acquisition of ShortStop, LLC, which maintains the nation's leading network of drug and health testing clinics. The addition of ShortStop will expand ChoicePoint's current network of collection locations, enhancing service and convenience to customers as they seek ways to mitigate risks through employment screening.
buyer: ChoicePoint, Inc. (CPS:$0.00)
ChoicePoint helps businesses, government agencies and nonprofit organizations make better decisions through information and technology solutions. "
target: ShortStop, LLC
ShortStop is the industry and service leader in collection site management, offering the nation's largest network of providers for drug test collections, Department of Transportation (DOT) physical exams and other select health services.
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closed 2/2/2006 via PR Newswire

ChoicePoint, Inc., acquired ELIOS, Inc.

synopsis: ChoicePoint announced the acquisition of ELIOS, Inc., a leading loss payee notification company for the Property and Casualty insurance industry. ELIOS notifies vehicle finance companies and mortgage holders of policy coverage and lapses in coverage for its insurance clients. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
buyer: ChoicePoint, Inc. (CPS:$0.00)
ChoicePoint helps businesses, government agencies and nonprofit organizations make better decisions through information and technology solutions. "
target: ELIOS, Inc.
ELIOS Inc. incorporated in 1999 as a loss payee notification services for automobile, homeowner, flood, farm, watercraft, and vacation home policies. Over 250 insurance carriers rely on ELIOS' Paperless Solutions Technologies for the accurate and timely delivery of their notifications.
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closed 5/2/2005 via PR Newswire

ChoicePoint, Inc., acquired Magnify, Inc.

synopsis: ChoicePoint announced its acquisition of Magnify, Inc., a provider of fraud detection and analytics solutions to the insurance and financial services industries.
buyer: ChoicePoint, Inc. (CPS:$0.00)
ChoicePoint helps businesses, government agencies and nonprofit organizations make better decisions through information and technology solutions. "
target: Magnify, Inc.
Magnify provides advanced analytic and decisioning software and solutions that allow clients to efficiently identify which customers or transactions to focus on, and what actions to take to maximize financial return. The company's tailored solutions optimize critical applications such as fraud detec
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closed 6/22/2004 via PR Newswire

Choicepoint, Inc., acquired Investigation Technologies, LLC

synopsis: ChoicePoint CPS, the leading provider of identification and verification services, has acquired Investigation Technologies, LLC, which operates Rapsheets Criminal Records, a provider of online criminal records searches.
buyer: Choicepoint, Inc. (CPS:$0.00)
ChoicePoint helps businesses, government agencies and nonprofit organizations make better decisions through information and technology solutions. "
target: Investigation Technologies, LLC
Investigation Technologies, LLC, operates Rapsheets Criminal Records. Rapsheets Criminal Records has become the most comprehensive site on the Internet in delivering instant results of criminal records searches. In 1997, the company began compiling databases of public records from state criminal ju
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closed 5/4/2004 via PR Newswire

Choicepoint, Inc., acquired ADREM Profiles, Inc.

synopsis: ChoicePoint CPS today announced its acquisition of the assets of ADREM Profiles, Inc., based in Tampa, Fla. ADREM is an experienced pre-employment screening provider, serving a client base that includes Fortune 500 companies and the government sector.
buyer: Choicepoint, Inc. (CPS:$0.00)
ChoicePoint helps businesses, government agencies and nonprofit organizations make better decisions through information and technology solutions. "
target: ADREM Profiles, Inc.
ADREM Profiles, Inc. is a nationwide information retrieval company that specializes in conducting Public Records Research. Our research services are utilized for Background Checks, Drug Testing, Employment Screening, Tenant Screening, and Due Diligence purposes allowing you to obtain the critical i
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closed 2/3/2004 via PR Newswire

Choicepoint, Inc., acquired Templar Corporation

synopsis: ChoicePoint CPS, the leading provider of identification and credential verification services, today announced its acquisition of Templar Corporation, a provider of advanced and secure information technology solutions, based in Alexandria, Va.
buyer: Choicepoint, Inc. (CPS:$0.00)
ChoicePoint helps businesses, government agencies and nonprofit organizations make better decisions through information and technology solutions. "
target: Templar Corporation
The Templar Corporation offers advanced and secure information technology solutions that allow law enforcement, criminal justice, and emergency management organizations to easily and rapidly share critical information and improve the government's ability to proactively deter and effectively respond
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closed 9/9/2003 via

synopsis: ChoicePoint (NYSE: CPS) and TML Information Services today jointly announced ChoicePoint's acquisition of the insurance-related businesses and underlying technology of TML, an information services provider
buyer: Choicepoint, Inc. (CPS:$0.00)
ChoicePoint helps businesses, government agencies and nonprofit organizations make better decisions through information and technology solutions. "
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closed 4/16/2015 via PR Web

SNL Insurance, acquired RateFilings.com

synopsis: SNL Insurance, a division of SNL, has acquired RateFilings.com, a division of Perr&Knight, the market leader in providing competitor rate, rule and form filings to Property & Casualty and Life & Health insurance companies for over 20 years.
buyer parent: New Mountain Capital, LLC
buyer: SNL Insurance
With SNL Insurance, users can access insurance information like never before. Evaluate every U.S. insurance company, public and private, from every possible angle. "
target parent: Perr&Knight
target: RateFilings.com
RateFilings.com provides insurance professionals with the intelligence they need to stay ahead of the competition and develop timely, profitable products. In fact, over 90% of U.S. property & casualty insurers use RateFilings.
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closed 3/3/2011 via PR Newswire

Equifax, Inc., acquired Workload Financial Business Consultants Limited

synopsis: Equifax, a leading provider of consumer credit and business risk management services, has acquired Workload Financial Business Consultants Limited, the UK's leading provider of strategic intelligence to wealth and investment financial product providers.
buyer: Equifax, Inc. (NYSE:EFX:$4,127.50)
Equifax empowers businesses and consumers with information they can trust. Equifax leverages one of the largest sources of consumer and commercial data, along with advanced analytics and proprietary technology, to create customized insights that enrich the performance of businesses. "
target: Workload Financial Business Consultants Limited
Workload Financial Business Consultants Ltd is the UK's leading provider of strategic intelligence to wealth and investment financial product providers. Workload operates a shared investment product data exchange with information provided by over 90 of the UK's leading financial services companies.
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closed 12/15/2006 via LBO Wire

Summit Business Media, LLC, acquired Judy Diamond Associates, Inc.

synopsis: Wind Point Partners' recently formed business-to-business platform Summit Business Media is quickly building up, and has done a third deal in less than a month, buying Judy Diamond Associates, a provider of marketing information for financial and insurance industries.
buyer parent: Wind Point Partners
buyer: Summit Business Media, LLC
Summit Business Media, LLC is a business-to-business media company that serves three market groups: The Art Group, The Financial Services Group, and The Industrial Group. "
target: Judy Diamond Associates, Inc.
Judy Diamond Associates is the premiere publisher of health, welfare, pension and executive compensation data for the financial services and corporate markets. Our databases are recognized as "standards" in the industry along with our specialized research services and a library of copyrighted books.
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closed 6/8/2016 via BusinessWire

LERETA, LLC, acquired American Property Guard

synopsis: LERETA, a leading national real estate tax services and flood service provider, has acquired American Property Guard (APG). APG is a Dallas-based company that offers tax certificate and homeowners association reports to the title industry.
buyer parent: LandAmerica Financial Group Corporation
buyer: LERETA, LLC
LERETA provides the mortgage and insurance industries the fastest, most accurate and complete access to property tax data and flood hazard status information across the U.S. LERETA is committed to giving customers extraordinary service and cost-effective property tax and flood solutions. "
target: American Property Guard
American Property Guard (APG) is a Dallas-based company that offers tax certificate and homeowners association reports to the title industry. APG was founded in 2012 to automate property tax data inquiries.
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closed 4/11/2012 via PR Newswire

Symbility Solutions Inc., purchased Claims Division from Marshall & Swift/Boeckh

synopsis: Symbility Solutions Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Automated Benefits Corp., provider of accurate and easy-to-use claims processing and estimating software for the property and casualty insurance industry, has closed the previously announced transaction to acquire Marshall & Swift/Boeckh, LLC's claims division.
buyer parent: Automated Benefits Corp.
buyer: Symbility Solutions Inc. (:$32.17)
Symbility Solutions Inc. designs and delivers mobile and wireless technology solutions for the property claims industry in North America and the United Kingdom. The company’s solutions include Symbility.NET, an Internet-based communications hub, data warehouse, and analytics engine. "
seller parent: TPG Capital
seller: Marshall & Swift/Boeckh
Marshall & Swift/Boeckh, LLC's claims division analyzes claims data transforming it into valuable management strategies. Their claims analytics, technology and data help make decisions that reduce operational risk, control adjusting and indemnity expenses and improve combined ratios.
price ($mm)
$17
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closed 6/26/2019 via BNC Analysis

National General Holdings Corp., acquired Syndeste LLC

synopsis: National General Holdings Corp., a specialty personal lines insurance holding company providing niche insurance products, has acquired Syndeste, a company that provides high resolution data and insights on flood risk, including steps to improve resilience to flooding and climate change.
buyer: National General Holdings Corp. (NGHC:$4,723.38)
National General Holdings Corp., headquartered in New York City, is a specialty personal lines insurance holding company providing personal and commercial automobile, homeowners, umbrella, recreational vehicle, motorcycle, supplemental health, and other niche insurance products. "
target: Syndeste LLC
Syndeste’s vision is to be the catalyst of a new era in the management of natural hazards to create more sustainable and resilient communities. They focus on connecting people and organizations to actionable insights on managing natural hazard risks.
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closed 12/2/2014 via Market Wire

TransUnion LLC, acquired Drivers History

synopsis: TransUnion announced the acquisition of a majority interest in Drivers History, a leading provider of traffic violations and criminal court data. This transaction strengthens Drivers History's offering and market access by leveraging TransUnion's carrier relationships and connectivity.
buyer: TransUnion LLC (TRU:$2,696.90)
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. "
target: Drivers History
Drivers History is the industry leader in acquiring, processing/aggregating and distributing traffic and criminal related court data for insurance risk management. Drivers History maintains a comprehensive database of drivers in a variety of states that commit moving violations and other offenses.
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closed 6/14/2011 via AP - Associated Press

Solera Holdings, Inc., acquired Explore Information Services, LLC

synopsis: Solera Holdings, Inc., the leading global provider of software and services to the automobile insurance claims processing industry, announced that it has completed the acquisition of Explore Information Services, LLC, a leading U.S. provider of innovative data and analytics services.
buyer: Solera Holdings, Inc. (SLH:$1,140.85)
Solera is the leading global provider of software and services to the automobile insurance claims processing industry. The Solera companies include Audatex, Informex, Sidexa, ABZ, Market Scan, HPI, Hollander, AUTOonline, and IMS. "
target parent: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
target: Explore Information Services, LLC
Explore Information Services, LLC is a leading U.S. provider of innovative data and analytics services used by automotive property and casualty ("P&C") insurers. Its services are utilized by 130 U.S. P&C insurers, including 14 of the top 20 U.S. P&C insurers.
price ($mm)[EV]
$520 [$519]
rev ($mm)
$78
EBITDA ($mm)
$31
EV / rev
6.6x
EV / EBITDA
16.7x
closed 3/13/2018 via BusinessWire

BCG Pension Risk Consultants, Inc., acquired Penbridge Advisors, LLC

synopsis: BCG Pension Risk Consultants, Inc., a leading provider of pension consulting and pension risk transfer (PRT) services, has acquired Penbridge Advisors, LLC, a specialist pension information and advisory services firm and thought leadership provider to the U.S. retirement industry.
buyer: BCG Pension Risk Consultants, Inc.
Founded in 1983, BCG Pension Risk Consultants, Inc. is one of the nation’s premier pension risk consulting firms having advised on over 2,000 defined benefit liability settlements and plan terminations ranging from publicly-traded companies, to privately held, healthcare, banks and not-for-profits. "
target: Penbridge Advisors, LLC
Penbridge Advisors helps defined benefit plan sponsors evaluate plan maintenance efficiency and pension de-risking alternatives. Their services include DB expense analysis and benchmarking, vendor price discovery and searches, pension de-risking assessments, and buyout price monitoring.
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closed 10/3/2008 via Company Press Release

CIS Group, acquired Advanced Field Services

synopsis: The CIS Group, a full service field underwriting company headquartered in Ft. Worth, TX, announced that it has purchased substantially all the assets of Advanced Field Services, Inc., from its parent company, Eagle Eye Analytics of Columbia, SC.
buyer: CIS Group
CIS Group is a leading provider of field underwriting services to the insurance and banking industries. Headquartered in Ft. Worth, Texas, with regional offices in Los Angeles, Chicago, and Atlanta, CIS provides the most comprehensive suite of field reporting services available. "
target parent: FirstMark Capital, LLC
target: Advanced Field Services
Advanced Field Services, one of the CIS Group of Companies, is a leading national provider of traditional and alternative information reporting solutions.
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closed 2/5/2020 via BNC Analysis

Sovos Compliance, acquired Booke Seminars

synopsis: Global tax software provider Sovos announced it has acquired Booke Seminars, which provides critically important educational seminars to employees of insurance companies and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) on topics across property, casualty, life and health insurance sectors.
buyer parent: HgCapital
buyer: Sovos Compliance
Sovos is a leading global provider of software that safeguards businesses from the burden and risk of modern tax. The Sovos Intelligent Compliance Cloud is the first complete solution for modern tax, giving businesses a global solution for tax determination, e-invoicing compliance and tax reporting."
target parent: Aon plc
target: Booke Seminars
Booke Seminars provides critically important educational seminars to employees of insurance companies and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) on topics across property, casualty, life and health insurance sectors.
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closed 10/17/2018 via BNC Analysis

Newcom Media Inc., acquired Canadian Insurance Top Broker

synopsis: Newcom Media Inc., one of Canada’s leading B2B media companies, is excited to announce its acquisition of Canadian Insurance Top Broker from TC Media. Canadian Insurance Top Broker is a national publication that helps leading brokers grow their businesses. It also includes an annual insurance event called the Top Broker Summit.
buyer: Newcom Media Inc.
Family-owned and operated, Newcom Media Inc. produces magazines, websites, trade shows and events for the automotive, bridal dental, insurance, meetings, supply chain and trucking markets. Headquartered in Toronto, the company has operations in Quebec and the U.S. "
target parent: TC Transcontinental
target: Canadian Insurance Top Broker
Canadian Insurance Top Broker is a national publication that helps leading brokers grow their businesses. The “CI Top Broker” family includes a monthly magazine, website, daily electronic newsletter, annual directories and the prestigious Top Broker Summit, an annual conference.
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closed 3/2/2015 via Capital IQ

ALM Media Properties, LLC, acquired Summit Professional Networks

synopsis: ALM has acquired Summit Professional Networks, the publisher of Investment Advisor and several prominent insurance and legal publications including National Underwriter and InsideCounsel. The deal also includes Judy Diamond Associates, a market-leading provider of prospecting tools and data within the benefits industry.
buyer parent: Wasserstein & Co., LP
buyer: ALM Media Properties, LLC
ALM is a global leader in specialized industry news and information. Trusted reporting delivered through innovative technology is the hallmark of ALM's media properties, which include Law.com, The American Lawyer, Corporate Counsel, The National Law Journal and The New York Law Journal. "
target parent: EOS Partners, L.P.
target: Summit Professional Networks
Summit Professional Networks provides face-to-face and digital events, websites, mobile sites and apps, online information services, and magazines giving professionals multi-platform access to their critical resources.
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closed 8/7/2014 via PR Newswire

Observer Capital, acquired SourceMedia, Inc.

synopsis: Investcorp, a global provider and manager of alternative investment products, announced that it has completed the sale of SourceMedia, a diversified business-to-business media company, to Observer Capital, an investment firm focused on private equity and special situation opportunities across the media, finance and business services industries.
buyer: Observer Capital
Observer Capital is an investment firm focused on private equity and special situation opportunities across the media, finance and business services industries. Observer Capital seeks to enhance value through strategic growth initiatives, operating improvements, and add-on acquisitions. "
target parent: Investcorp
target: SourceMedia, Inc.
Headquartered in New York with 365 employees, SourceMedia is a diversified business-to-business media company serving senior professionals in the financial, technology, and healthcare sectors.
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announced 10/14/2013 via Company Press Release

B+B Vakmedianet B.V., will acquire Assurantie Magazine

synopsis: Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory has reached agreements to sell several of its publishing assets and related activities in the Netherlands including Assurantie Magazine to B+B Vakmedianet, a Dutch publisher of business-to-business titles. Assurantie Magazine is known as a current, independent journal in the field of insurance.
buyer: B+B Vakmedianet B.V.
B+B Vakmedianet B.V. publishes magazines and newsletter for professional communities based in Bussum, the Netherlands. Vakmedianet is a rapidly growing publishing company. Professionals find each other in their business-to-business communities with high-quality professional information. "
target parent: Wolters Kluwer NV
target: Assurantie Magazine
Assurantie Magazine is known as a current, independent journal in the field of insurance. AM is the platform for professionals working in financial services that provides the background to the news in the form of reports, interviews, analyzes, facts, opinions and visions.
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closed 2/22/2010 via BNC Analysis

Profideo SA, acquired La Tribune de L'assurance

synopsis: Profideo SA acquired La Tribune de l'Assurance SAS, a Rueil-Malmaison-based publisher of monthly magazines, from Wolters Kluwer France SAS, a unit of Wolters Kluwer NV. Terms were not disclosed.
buyer: Profideo SA
Founded in 2000, Profideo SA provides information services for the financial sector. It has graduatlly become an essential partner for those involved in banking and insurance that want real-time decision-making information that is clean, accurate and reliable. "
target parent: Wolters Kluwer NV
target: La Tribune de L'assurance
La Tribune de L'assurance is a monthly magazine for insurance professionals. Through records, surveys and articles, experts analyze the current economic, legal and technical sector in depth. The magazine is read by 86,000 readers and senior executives.
price ($mm)
$1.36
rev ($mm)
$2
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.8x
EV / EBITDA
announced 12/24/2008 via Bloomberg

Bain Capital, Clessidra SGR, will acquire Centrale dei Bilanci srl

synopsis: Bain Capital LLC and Clessidra SGR agreed to buy Centrale dei Bilanci from shareholders consisting of Italy’s biggest banks in a deal that values the business- information company at 535 million euros including debt.
buyer: Bain Capital
buyer: Clessidra SGR
Founded in 1984, Bain Capital's primary aim is to acquire or invest in companies that have excellent potential for equity appreciation. Bain Capital's approach is to develop partnerships with exceptional management teams. "
target: Centrale dei Bilanci srl
The original mission of Centrale dei Bilanci was the creation of a large database of balance sheets and the improvement of financial analysis practices for the assesment of credit worthiness.The database includes every year about 45,000 balance sheets.
price ($mm)
$746
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closed 12/4/2008 via PR Newswire

Morningstar, Inc., acquired 10K Wizard Technology, LLC

synopsis: Morningstar, Inc., a leading provider of independent investment research, announced it has acquired 10-K Wizard, a leading provider of SEC EDGAR (Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis, and Retrieval) filing research and alert services, for $12.5 million subject to working capital adjustments.
buyer: Morningstar, Inc. (MORN:$1,244.10)
Morningstar provides data on more than 300,000 investment offerings, including stocks, mutual funds, and similar vehicles, along with real-time global market data on more than 4 million equities, indexes, futures, options, and commodities, in addition to foreign exchange and Treasury markets. "
target: 10K Wizard Technology, LLC
10-K Wizard is a leading provider of SEC EDGAR research services, real-time alerting technology, and application programming interface (API) solutions. 10-K Wizard's basic offering provides unlimited sophisticated full-text searching, real-time alerting, and 10 unique datasets.
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closed 1/1/2008 via BNC Analysis

Vereinigte Wirtschaftsdienste GmbH, acquired Tijd Nederland B.V.

synopsis: vwd group, the biggest German full-service provider of information, communications and technology solutions for the securities business, is taking over Tijd Nederland B.V. (TBM) from the Belgian media group Mediafin for a purchase price of approx. EUR 7 million.
buyer parent: Dow Jones & Company, Inc.
buyer: Vereinigte Wirtschaftsdienste GmbH (VWDG.DE :$0.00)
Vwd's operations include the financial newswires and business newsletters along with a market-data terminal and services business. Vwd employs 220 staff and operates bureaus in six German cities and Brussels. "
target parent: Media fin
target: Tijd Nederland B.V.
Tijd Nederland B.V. together with its subsidiaries, Trustmedia NL B.V. (Amsterdam) and Tijd Beursmedia NV (Brussels and Paris), is a well-known provider of data on the financial markets with a strong market position in the Benelux countries.
price ($mm)
$12
rev ($mm)
$11
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.9x
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/12/2007 via BusinessWire

SunGard Data Systems Inc., acquired The ASTEC Group

synopsis: SunGard has acquired The ASTEC Group, a specialist research consultancy and provider of information products and analytics on securities finance. The acquisition, the terms of which were not disclosed, is not expected to have a material impact on SunGard’s financial results.
buyer: SunGard Data Systems Inc.
SunGard is a global leader in software and processing solutions for financial services, higher education and the public sector. SunGard also helps information-dependent enterprises of all types to ensure the continuity of their business. "
target: The ASTEC Group
The ASTEC Consulting Group, Inc., a research company, provides information and analysis on securities finance, secured lending, and transitional economies. The company offers market models and peer review tools to analyze risks, returns, fees, and service quality.
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Bravura Solutions Limited
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EBITDA ($mm)
$10.02
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