This Week

closed 5/25/2022 via PR Web

greenlight.guru, acquired Vertex Intelligence Services LLC

synopsis: Greenlight Guru, pioneer of the only dedicated Medical Device Success Platform (MDSP), announced its acquisition of Vertex Intelligence, a data science company that partners with organizations to develop custom artificial intelligence and machine learning solutions.
buyer: greenlight.guru
Greenlight Guru is a modern quality management software platform built exclusively for the medical device industry. Greenlight Guru's cloud based software helps medical device companies to bring new products to market faster while simplifying regulatory compliance and reducing risk. "
target: Vertex Intelligence Services LLC
Vertex Intelligence is a data science company that partners with organizations to develop custom artificial intelligence and machine learning solutions. Vertex Intelligence builds prototypes, and deliver solutions that result in transformative business outcomes.
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announced 5/24/2022 via GlobeNewswire

Amdocs Ltd., will acquire MYCOM OSI

synopsis: Amdocs, a leading provider of software and services to communications and media companies, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire MYCOM OSI, a UK-headquartered company providing SaaS-based cloud network and service assurance solutions to communications service providers globally.
buyer: Amdocs Ltd. (DOX:$4,403.47)
Amdocs is a leading software and services provider to the world’s most successful communications and media companies. Their Amdocs Optima is a digital customer management and commerce platform designed to rapidly and securely monetize any product or service. "
target parent: Inflexion Private Equity Partners LLP
target: MYCOM OSI
MYCOM OSI provides cloud native Assurance, Automation & Analytics solutions that enable Communications Service Providers, MSPs and Enterprises to manage digital experiences and hybrid networks, launch digital, IoT and 5G services and deliver scale and efficiency with automated digital operations.
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$188
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announced 5/24/2022 via Reuters

Qantas Airlines, will acquire Tripadeal

synopsis: Australia's Qantas Airways said it would buy a 51% stake in online travel agency TripADeal, as it seeks to tap a recovery in demand for packaged holidays.
buyer: Qantas Airlines (QAN:$4,194.82)
Qantas is widely regarded as the world's leading long distance airline and one of the strongest brands in Australia. They also operate subsidiary businesses including other airlines, and businesses in specialist markets such as Q Catering. "
target: Tripadeal
TripADeal is an online travel store based in Australia that offers unique travel experiences around the world at massively reduced prices. Whether it’s a guided tour of China, luxury river cruise through Europe, accommodation in Bali, or a local getaway, TripADeal offers something for everyone.
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closed 5/24/2022 via Company Press Release

Magellanic Cloud, acquired iVIS

synopsis: Magellanic Cloud has acquired 100% shares of IVIS International Private Limited. IVIS is an AI/ML and IOT technology enabled e-surveillance company. They provide e-surveillance systems which prevents theft, vandalism, compliance checks & deviations, business, and operational insights. The company serves sites in India.
buyer: Magellanic Cloud (BSE:538891:$27.33)
Magellanic Cloud works in the Digital space and is listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange with the ticker MCLOUD. Based in India, Magellanic Cloud is a leading IT service organization focused on building an innovative future that is driven by quality software solutions for mobile and desktop. "
target: iVIS
IVIS is an AI/ML and IOT technology enabled e-surveillance company. They provide e-surveillance systems which prevents theft, vandalism, compliance checks & deviations, business, and operational insights. The company serves sites in India.
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closed 5/24/2022 via BusinessWire

Coretelligent, acquired Lighthouse Technology Partners

synopsis: Coretelligent, a leading provider of comprehensive managed and co-managed white-glove IT support, cybersecurity, digital transformation, IT strategy, and cloud services, and Norwest Equity Partners, leading middle-market investment firm, jointly announced the acquisition of technology services and solutions provider Lighthouse Technology Partners.
buyer parent: Norwest Equity Partners
buyer: Coretelligent
As a leading provider of comprehensive managed IT, cybersecurity, digital transformation, DevOps, IT strategy, and more, Coretelligent enables organizations to seamlessly power and grow their businesses. "
target: Lighthouse Technology Partners
Lighthouse Technology Partners is a managed service provider serving small- to mid-sized companies located in Greenwich, CT. Lighthouse solutions include managed IT services, cybersecurity, cloud consulting, and business transformation.
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closed 5/24/2022 via BusinessWire

Candle Media, acquired Exile Content Studio

synopsis: Candle Media, the next-generation media company run by Kevin Mayer and Tom Staggs, announced the acquisition of Exile Content Studio, a global entertainment company creating premium content for the more than 550 million Spanish-speakers worldwide.
buyer parent: Blackstone Group LP
buyer: Candle Media
Candle Media is a next-generation media company run by leading entertainment executives Kevin Mayer and Tom Staggs and backed by investment capital from Blackstone. Candle is an independent, creator-friendly home for cutting-edge, high-quality, category-defining brands and franchises. "
target: Exile Content Studio
Exile Content Studio creates content in Spanish and English for a global audience across multiple platforms — TV, Film, Audio and Digital.
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closed 5/24/2022 via PR Newswire

Jungle Disk, acquired ElephantDrive

synopsis: Jungle Disk, a leader in data backup and recovery, has acquired ElephantDrive, the best-in-class consumer solution for long-term cloud storage of photos, videos, and documents. The acquisition, which marks Jungle Disk's first move into the consumer market, extends its suite of cloud backup offerings to this fast growing market segment.
buyer: Jungle Disk
Jungle Disk, the cybersecurity suite for main street, provides data backup, cloud storage, password management, email archiving and security awareness training to protect critical data from system failure, human error and cyberattacks. "
target: ElephantDrive
ElephantDrive is a leader in cloud backup and storage solutions, delivering services directly to individuals and small businesses. With focus on security, speed, and reliability, ElephantDrive has developed the industry's most advanced software and leveraged the emerging cloud infrastructure.
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closed 5/23/2022 via BusinessWire

Afya Participações S.A., acquired Glic

synopsis: Afya Limited announced the acquisition, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Afya Participações S.A, of 100% of Glic. Glic is a free diabetes care and management app solution for physicians and patients that uses technology to improve diabetes education and daily routine practices, connecting users, devices and health providers.
buyer parent: Afya Limited
buyer: Afya Participações S.A.
Afya is a leading medical education group in Brazil based on number of medical school seats, delivering an end-to-end physician-centric ecosystem that serves and empowers students to be lifelong medical learners. "
target: Glic
Glic is a free diabetes care and management app solution for physicians and patients that uses technology to improve diabetes education and daily routine practices, connecting users, devices and health providers.
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closed 5/23/2022 via GlobeNewswire

Worksoft, acquired eureQa

synopsis: Worksoft, leading provider of end-to-end intelligent process automation for complex custom and packaged applications, announced the acquisition of eureQa, an AI-powered SaaS test automation platform purpose-built for testing digital applications.
buyer parent: Marlin Equity Partners
buyer: Worksoft
Worksoft provides Connective Automation for world leading global enterprises, automating the full lifecycle of a business process from process intelligence to testing to RPA. "
target: eureQa
eureQa is the digital assurance platform purpose built for testing digital applications for leading global companies. With eureQa, companies can be confident their users get the best experience on their digital applications across all devices and browsers.
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closed 5/23/2022 via Forbes

Matchmove, acquired Shopmatic Pte. Ltd.

synopsis: Singaporean fintech company MatchMove has acquired e-commerce startup Shopmatic in a deal to create an end-to-end service to digitalize the startup. Shopmatic, also headquartered in Singapore, provides small businesses an e-commerce presence by developing web stores and automating access to the world’s largest e-marketplaces.
buyer: Matchmove
MatchMove helps online businesses globally engage, analyse and monetise their users through their own fully-branded mobile payment platform. MatchMove provides enterprise customers with a set of customisable APIs which can be integrated into their app to offer own-brand digital wallets. "
target: Shopmatic Pte. Ltd.
Shopmatic, headquartered in Singapore, provides small businesses an e-commerce presence by developing web stores and automating access to the world’s largest e-marketplaces. Shopmatic helps users develop their own unique web store and list them on marketplaces and social channels.
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announced 5/23/2022 via Company Press Release

CivicPlus, will acquire Optimere

synopsis: CivicPlus, a leader in public sector integrated technology solutions, will acquire Optimere, a leading provider of digital compliance, accessibility, and records management solutions. Upon closing, Optimere’s ArchiveSocial, Monsido, and NextRequest solutions will be integrated with CivicPlus’ platform.
buyer parent: Insight Venture Partners
buyer: CivicPlus
CivicPlus delivers technology solutions that enable local governments to optimize the experience they deliver when interacting with citizens. CivicPlus enables local governments to drive more revenue, operate more efficiently, and generate positive recognition for the many services they provide. "
target: Optimere
Optimere is the leading provider of digital compliance, accessibility, and records management solutions that illuminate the path to trusted communications. Optimere has over 6,000 customers globally and is the maker of brands including ArchiveSocial, Monsido, and NextRequest.
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closed 5/23/2022 via BusinessWire

EVO Payments International, acquired North49

synopsis: EVO Payments, Inc., a leading global provider of payment technology integrations and acquiring solutions, announced it has acquired North49 Business Solutions, Inc., a certified Sage Development Partner, to provide enhanced B2B integrated payment solutions for Sage customers.
buyer: EVO Payments International (EVOP:$517.39)
EVO Payments, Inc. is a leading payment technology and services provider. EVO offers an array of innovative, reliable, and secure payment solutions to merchants ranging from small and mid-size enterprises to multinational companies and organizations across the globe. "
target: North49
North49 is a Sage Gold Development Partner designing and implementing feature rich applications for small to mid-size companies. Their team of experts is dedicated to enhancing the Sage experience for their clients.
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announced 5/23/2022 via BNC Analysis

Tavistock Investments, will purchase Hummingbird from LEBC Group

synopsis: Tavistock Investments, a financial services group in the UK, will acquire Hummingbird from LEBC Group, a provider of financial advice and solutions in the UK. Hummingbird is a mobile financial management solution that helps users to keep their finances on track by bringing together all of their bank accounts, investments and savings into one place.
buyer: Tavistock Investments (AIM:TAVI:$35.95)
Tavistock Investments is a financial services group in the UK. Tavistock Investments is dedicated to providing institutional quality investment services to private investors of any wealth. They provide their clients with financial advice, and access to high quality investment products and services. "
seller: LEBC Group
Hummingbird is a mobile financial management solution owned by the LEBC Group, a provider of financial advice and solutions in the UK. Hummingbird helps users to keep their finances on track by bringing together all of their bank accounts, credit cards, investments, and savings into one place.
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$3.75
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announced 5/23/2022 via BusinessWire

Clearwater Compliance LLC, will acquire CynergisTek, Inc.

synopsis: CynergisTek, a leading cybersecurity, privacy, compliance, and IT audit firm helping organizations in highly regulated industries navigate emerging security and privacy issues, is to be acquired by Clearwater Compliance, a healthcare focused cybersecurity, compliance, and risk management solutions firm
buyer parent: Altaris Capital Partners
buyer: Clearwater Compliance LLC
Clearwater is the leading provider of cybersecurity, risk management, and HIPAA compliance software, consulting, and managed services for the healthcare industry. "
target: CynergisTek, Inc. (AMEX:CTEK:$16.30)
CynergisTek is a top-ranked cybersecurity consulting firm helping organizations in highly-regulated industries, including those in healthcare, government, and finance navigate emerging security and privacy issues.
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$17 [$16]
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closed 5/23/2022 via BNC Analysis

Visiativ, acquired MB CAD GmbH

synopsis: Visiativ announced the acquisition of German company MB CAD GmbH, a value-added reseller (VAR) of the SOLIDWORKS software and the 3DEXPERIENCE platform and is the only independent player active in German-speaking countries.
buyer: Visiativ (ENXTPA:ALVIV:$211.82)
A true platform of human and digital experiences, Visiativ is a global player with multiple areas of expertise (consulting, software editing and integration, platform creation, IT outsourcing). "
target: MB CAD GmbH
Created in 1992, MB CAD GmbH is a value-added reseller (VAR) of the SOLIDWORKS software and the 3DEXPERIENCE platform and is the only independent player active in German-speaking countries.
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announced 5/23/2022 via BNC Analysis

Relatech S.p.A., will acquire Fair Winds Digital

synopsis: Relatech, a Digital Enabler Solution Knowledge (DESK) Company in Italy, will acquire Fair Winds Digital S.r.l., an Italian IT company that specializes in IoT solutions. Fair Winds Digital provides IoT design services to help enterprises to build IoT systems. Their IoT Catalyst platform makes IoT integration simpler, faster, and more effective.
buyer: Relatech S.p.A. (BIT:RLT:$26.51)
Relatech Group has been an Italian Technology Partner since 2001. Thanks to a team of 150 high skilled resources in its three locations in Milan, Naples and Cosenza, Relatech is a successful Digital & System Integrator provider. "
target: Fair Winds Digital
Fair Winds Digital is an Italian IT company that specializes in IoT solutions. Fair Winds Digital provides edge computing and IoT architecture design services to help enterprises design and roll-out IoT systems. Their IoT Catalyst platform makes IoT integration simpler, faster, and more effective.
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announced 5/22/2022 via BNC Analysis

Registrar Corp, will acquire Cosmetri GmbH

synopsis: Registrar Corp, a Paine Schwartz Partners Fund V’s portfolio company, and a leading provider of supply chain compliance software, is proud to announce its acquisition of Cosmetri. Since 2017, Cosmetri has provided the cosmetics and personal care industry with SaaS solutions that streamline compliance operations and accelerate product development.
buyer parent: Paine Schwartz Partners
buyer: Registrar Corp
Registrar Corp is a leading SaaS assisted provider of U.S. Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) compliance services to domestic and foreign food, medical device, drugs, and cosmetic facilities. Registrar Corp was founded in 2003 and has headquarters in Hampton, Virginia, USA. "
target: Cosmetri GmbH
Since 2017, Cosmetri has provided the cosmetics and personal care industry with SaaS solutions that streamline compliance operations and accelerate product development. Cosmetri’s flagship software, “Cosmetri Product Manager”, is a product lifecycle management platform.
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closed 5/24/2022 via BusinessWire

NetApp, acquired Instaclustr

synopsis: NetApp, a global, cloud-led, data-centric software company, has acquired Instaclustr, a leading platform provider of fully managed open-source database, pipeline and workflow applications delivered as a service.
buyer: NetApp (NTAP:$6,193.00)
NetApp is a global, cloud-led, data-centric software company that empowers organizations to lead with data in the age of accelerated digital transformation. The company provides systems, software, and cloud services that enable them to run their applications optimally from data center to cloud. "
target: Instaclustr
Instaclustr delivers reliability at scale through an integrated data platform of open source technologies. Instaclustr allows companies to focus internal development and operational resources on building cutting edge customer-facing applications.
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closed 5/23/2022 via BusinessWire

Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc., acquired Zynga, Inc.

synopsis: Take-Two Interactive and Zynga, two leaders in interactive and mobile entertainment, announced that Take-Two has acquired all of the outstanding shares of Zynga. Zynga is an American video game developer running social video game services since 2007.
buyer: Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (TTWO:$3,504.80)
Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. is a leading developer, publisher, and marketer of interactive entertainment for consumers around the globe. The Company develops and publishes products principally through Rockstar Games, 2K, and Private Division. "
target: Zynga, Inc. (ZNGA:$2,721.00)
Zynga is an American video game developer running social video game services since 2007. The company develops social games that work stand-alone on mobile phone platforms such as Apple iOS, Android, Windows Phone and on the Internet through its website, Zynga.com, and social networking websites.
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closed 5/20/2022 via GlobeNewswire

Genius Group Limited, acquired E-Squared Education Enterprises

synopsis: Genius Group, a world leading Edtech and entrepreneur education group, has acquired E-Squared Education Enterprises, a South Africa-based, entrepreneur-focused primary and secondary school and vocational college.
buyer: Genius Group Limited (NYSEAM:GNS:$12.78)
Genius Group is a world-leading entrepreneur Edtech and education group, with a mission to disrupt the current education model with a student-centered, life-long learning curriculum that prepares students with the leadership, entrepreneurial and life skills to succeed in today’s market. "
target: E-Squared Education Enterprises
E-Squared Education Enterprises is based in South Africa, and consists of primary, secondary and tertiary education institutions: Ed-U College (Port Elizabeth), Ed-U Options Academy (Ed-U Academy), and Ed-U City Campus.
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closed 5/20/2022 via GlobeNewswire

Aptean, acquired RLM Apparel Software Systems

synopsis: Aptean, a global provider of mission-critical enterprise software solutions, announced the acquisition of RLM Apparel Software Systems, an award-winning provider of innovative, cloud-based business software solutions designed specifically for fashion and apparel companies.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Aptean
Aptean is a global provider of industry-specific software solutions. Aptean’s purpose-built Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and supply chain management solutions help address the unique challenges facing process and discrete manufacturers, distributors, and other focused organizations. "
target: RLM Apparel Software Systems
RLM Apparel Software Systems is an award-winning provider of innovative, cloud-based business software solutions designed specifically for fashion and apparel companies.
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announced 5/20/2022 via BNC Analysis

Next 15, will acquire M&C Saatchi plc

synopsis: Next Fifteen Group (Next 15), a communications business in London, will acquire M&C Saatchi, the world's largest independent advertising network. M&C Saatchi connects specialist expertise, fuelled by data and technology, to help clients navigate, create and lead meaningful change.
buyer: Next 15 (AIM:NFC:$470.06)
Next 15 is a communications business in London. The Group incorporates 19 subsidiary agencies, spanning digital content, marketing, PR, consumer, technology, marketing software, market research, public affairs and policy communications. "
target: M&C Saatchi plc (AIM:SAA:$394.58)
Based in the UK, M&C Saatchi is the world's largest independent advertising network. Powered by its philosophy, Brutal Simplicity of Thought, Diversity of Thought, Independence, and Ownership, their work connects buyers and sellers as simply and as powerfully as possible.
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$377 [$407]
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closed 5/20/2022 via BNC Analysis

ClearScore, acquired Money Dashboard

synopsis: Credit score specialist The ClearScore Group has acquired the Edinburgh-based online personal budgeting service Money Dashboard and is creating an open banking hub in the city.
buyer parent: Experian plc
buyer: ClearScore
ClearScore is a business dedicated to helping our users improve their financial wellbeing. They are now the #1 way to access customers' financial data, including credit report and score, and Open Banking data. "
target: Money Dashboard
With a funding injection from Calculus Capital and a hugely successful crowdfund, giving their users the opportunity to have a stake in the business, Money Dashboard evolved into an app named the UK's Best Personal Finance App 2017, 2018 and 2020 at The British Bank Awards.
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closed 5/19/2022 via PR Newswire

Better Rhodes, acquired Better Without

synopsis: Better Rhodes has acquired UK-based Better Without, the world's first mobile app and vendor platform for alcohol-free products and services. The app and platform provides consumers with unparalleled access to information, reviews, education and selection on the best in alcohol-free brands.
buyer: Better Rhodes
Better Rhodes is the largest alcohol-free community and online retailer in North America. Its carefully curated marketplace makes it easy to discover non-alcoholic and alcohol-free options that not only taste great, but align with wellness goals. "
target: Better Without
UK-based Better Without is the world's first mobile app and vendor platform for alcohol-free products and services. The app is the perfect platform for brands to promote their products and their story, whilst also helping them to connect and learn from the community.
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announced 5/19/2022 via Yahoo, Inc.

Live Current Media, Inc., will acquire Guru Experience Co.

synopsis: Live Current Media, Inc., a media technology company, will acquire Guru Experience Co, Inc, a market leader in digital experiences for the tourism and museum industry. Guru offers a full-suite digital experience platform for museums. Their platform allows users to create and maintain digital experiences such as audio tours and augmented reality.
buyer: Live Current Media, Inc. (OTCPK:LIVC:$0.00)
Live Current Media is a media technology company. Live Current Media offers Kast, an online and mobile hangout platform. Kast is a virtual living room that enables friends and people from different locations to gather together to watch movies, play games and chat. "
target: Guru Experience Co.
Guru is a market leader in digital experiences for the tourism and museum industry. Guru offers a full-suite digital experience platform for museums and cultural sites. Their platform allows users to create, update, and maintain digital experiences such as audio tours and augmented reality.
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closed 5/19/2022 via PR Newswire

BeMyEye s.r.l., acquired Metaliquid

synopsis: London based BeMyEye, Europe's leading provider of retail execution management solutions for CPGs like J&J, Peroni, Microsoft and GSK, has announced the acquisition of Metaliquid, a Computer Vision company specialising in audio and video analysis based on deep-learning technology.
buyer: BeMyEye s.r.l.
BeMyEye is a leading crowdsourced perfect store data as a service (DAAS) provider. Operating in 21 countries, the company tracks Perfect Store execution metrics, such as share of shelf, promotional compliance, peak trading out of stock and brand recommendation. "
target: Metaliquid
Metaliquid is an audio and video analysis software powered by AI and designed for the entertainment, safety and security, and retail industries. It helps businesses with ingesting, processing, and analyzing video and audio content, and then provides statistics based on the analysis.
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closed 5/19/2022 via BNC Analysis

Intellixaa IT Solutions, acquired Your CV Writer

synopsis: Hyderabad-based Intellixaa IT Solutions has announced that it has acquired yourcvwriter.com, an online resume writing company which provides job seekers across the globe a platform to create a modern and infographic resume.
buyer: Intellixaa IT Solutions
Intellixaa IT Solutions is an IT products and services company, specializing in providing world-class solutions that help businesses make timely, informed and mission-critical decisions. "
target: Your CV Writer
Yourcvwriter.com is an online resume writing company which provides job seekers across the globe a platform to create a modern and infographic resume. The company is based in Hyderabad, India.
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closed 5/19/2022 via BNC Analysis

IMG Arena, acquired Signality AB

synopsis: Sports betting data provider IMG Arena has acquired majority controlling interest in Swedish computer vision company Signality. The investment will improve IMG Arena’s fan engagement offerings with advanced data from Signality’s AI software that analyzes video streams to track ball and player movement.
buyer parent: Endeavor, LLC
buyer: IMG Arena
IMG Arena is the sports betting data arm of sports media giant IMG. Their focus has always been on fan-first engagement via the delivery of content and product innovations that fuel the emotions and excitement unique to world-class sport. "
target: Signality AB
Signality is a Swedish computer vision company. Signality’s cloud-based platform uses AI to generate real-time event tracking data from sports events. The platform is able to analyse live streams, as well as tracking player and ball movement, to provide data insights.
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closed 5/19/2022 via PR Newswire

Source Capital, LLC, acquired Kitchen Brains

synopsis: Kitchen Brains®, a leading designer and manufacturer of fully integrated smart cooking computers, electronic controls and software solutions for commercial foodservice operations, is pleased to announce that Source Capital, LLC, a private equity firm, has acquired the Company.
buyer: Source Capital, LLC
Source Capital, LLC is a private investment firm that invests in mature, lower middle-market companies across a range of industries. Source Capital's investment strategy targets growing companies with greater than $2 million in EBITDA seeking a growth-oriented partner. "
target: Kitchen Brains
Kitchen Brains' brands, including (FAST.)®, Modularm® and QPM, feature a growing number of products that incorporate KBconnectTM IoT/cloud connectivity, and can be found globally in leading QSRs, casual and fine dining restaurants, convenience and grocery stores, schools, and other facilities.
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CleverTap, will acquire Leanplum

synopsis: CleverTap, the world’s No.1 retention cloud, will acquire Leanplum, a leading multi-channel customer engagement platform. Combining the product stack of the two organizations, this acquisition will enhance CleverTap’s capabilities and take its total customer base to over 1200 customers in more than 100 countries around the world.
buyer: CleverTap
CleverTap is the modern, integrated, retention cloud that empowers digital consumer brands to increase customer retention and lifetime value. CleverTap drives context and individualization with the help of a unified and deep data layer, AI/Machine Learning-powered insights and automation. "
target: Leanplum
Leanplum is a multi-channel customer engagement platform that helps brands meet the real-time needs of their customers. Leanplum delivers personalized, timely, and tested engagement campaigns across multiple communications channels - building customer loyalty that drives revenue and business growth.
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closed 5/19/2022 via BNC Analysis

Virtuos Games, acquired Glass Egg

synopsis: Virtuos has announced the completed acquisition of Glass Egg Digital Media, an art production outfit based in Vietnam. The Ho Chi Minh-based company specialises in 2D and 3D art services including concept design and 3D vehicles. It has contributed to several AAA titles such as Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, Marvel's Spider-Man and Demon Souls.
buyer: Virtuos Games
Founded in 2004, Virtuos Ltd. is a leading videogame content production company. Virtuos specializes in game development and AAA 3D art production for consoles and mobile titles, enabling its customers to generate additional revenue and achieve operational efficiency. "
target: Glass Egg
Glass Egg Digital Media, an art production outfit based in Vietnam. The Ho Chi Minh-based company specialises in 2D and 3D art services including concept design and 3D vehicles. It has contributed to several AAA titles such as Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, Marvel's Spider-Man and Demon Souls.
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Access Group, will purchase Accountants Group from Reckon Limited

synopsis: The Access Group, a leading provider of business software in the UK, will acquire Reckon’s Accountants Group. Reckon is one of Australia’s leading business technology companies. Their Accountants Group includes the Reckon Elite and APS platforms. Reckon Elite and APS are complete practice management solutions for accountants.
buyer parent: TA Associates
buyer: Access Group
Access is a leading provider of business software to the UK mid-market. Their portfolio of solutions includes ERP, finance, HR, Payroll, recruitment, warehousing, business intelligence, professional service automation, manufacturing, and more. "
seller: Reckon Limited (ASX:RKN:$54.95)
Reckon is one of Australia’s leading business technology companies. Reckon’s Accountants Group includes the Reckon Elite and APS platforms. Reckon Elite and APS are complete practice management solutions for accountants.
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closed 5/19/2022 via PR Newswire

Bravado Inc., acquired CompGauge LLC

synopsis: Bravado, the professional network for B2B sales, has completed its first acquisition, adding Compgauge to its portfolio. Compgauge helps thousands of sales professionals decide which employers to work for with comprehensive salary data, company reviews and interview insights.
buyer: Bravado Inc.
Bravado is where sales professionals go to level up their careers. Bravado provides job matching with vetted, quality sales organizations, free educational resources, and the world's largest online community for sales pros. "
target: CompGauge LLC
CompGauge’s mission is to help tech salespeople understand their market value and get compensated fairly. Compgauge helps thousands of sales professionals decide which employers to work for with comprehensive salary data, company reviews and interview insights.
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announced 5/19/2022 via PR Newswire

PreIPO.com, will acquire TABS Suite Pte. Ltd.

synopsis: PreIPO.com, a financial technology provider, will acquire TABS Suite Pte. Ltd., a leading Diligence-as-a-Service platform in Singapore. TABS uses AI to quickly augment existing venture and PE diligence processes. Their platform provides a comprehensive, holistic, and in-depth qualitative & quantitative evaluation of a venture, regardless of stage.
buyer: PreIPO.com
PreIPO.com is a financial technology provider leveraging blockchain infrastructure to enable superior private market securities transactions. PreIPO provides access to alternative investment opportunities for accredited investors, liquidity to founders and shareholders of private companies. "
target: TABS Suite Pte. Ltd.
TABS is a leading Diligence-as-a-Service (DaaS) platform in Singapore. TABS uses AI to quickly augment existing venture and PE diligence processes. Their platform provides a comprehensive, holistic, and in-depth qualitative & quantitative evaluation of a venture, regardless of stage.
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announced 5/19/2022 via PR Newswire

Class Technologies Inc., will purchase Blackboard Collaborate from Blackboard Inc.

synopsis: Class Technologies Inc. will acquire Anthology's Blackboard Collaborate virtual classroom tool. Blackboard Collaborate is a leader in the synchronous virtual classroom space with deep integration into Blackboard Learn Ultra, serving over 10 million users across more than 1,300 institutions in over 75 countries worldwide.
buyer: Class Technologies Inc.
Class is software developed by Class Technologies Inc. It helps instructors take attendance, hand out assignments, give a quiz or test, grade work, proctor exams, talk one-on-one with a student, track student progress, and more all within the Zoom platform. "
seller parent: Veritas Capital
seller: Blackboard Inc. (BBBB:$447.32)
Blackboard Collaborate is a leader in the synchronous virtual classroom space with deep integration into Blackboard Learn Ultra, serving over 10 million users across more than 1,300 institutions in over 75 countries worldwide.
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closed 5/19/2022 via BNC Analysis

ACE Education, acquired Ecole Internationale de Mode et Luxe

synopsis: Ecole Internationale de Mode et Luxe (EIDM) has been acquired by the Ace Education to continue the group’s expansion in France. EIDM is an international academic institution whose Fashion Business/Management is comprehensively provided by providing multidisciplinary programs from Bachelor to Masters.
buyer: ACE Education
ACE Education is a leading private vocational higher education platform in France and Spain. ACE is a diversified higher education group with over 20 campuses and over 4,000 students, and operates under four brands: AMOS, ESBS, ESDAC and CMH. "
target: Ecole Internationale de Mode et Luxe
Ecole Internationale de Mode et Luxe (EIDM) is an international academic institution whose Fashion Business/Management is comprehensively provided by providing multidisciplinary programs from Bachelor to Masters, to meet the high aspirations of the Fashion Industry.
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closed 5/19/2022 via PR Newswire

UserZoom, acquired Testapic

synopsis: UserZoom, the pioneer of the Digital User Experience (UX) Insights category, announced the acquisition of Testapic, the leading UX insights company in France. Testapic is the pioneer and leader in France of digital user experience (UX) evolution and remote exploratory research.
buyer: UserZoom
UserZoom is the leading Digital User Experience Insights System. Its all-in-one platform, participant recruitment engine and professional services provide the in-depth quantitative and qualitative insights essential to testing, measuring and improving digital product experiences at scale. "
target: Testapic
Testapic is the pioneer and leader in France of digital user experience (UX) evolution and remote exploratory research. Testapic is the leading remote UX insights platform in France, known for the company's innovative approach to sourcing and providing research expertise.
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closed 5/19/2022 via BusinessWire

Quantitative Business Analytics merged with Utilligent,

synopsis: Utilligent, a strategy, operations, and technology consulting firm, announced its merger with Quantitative Business Analytics, a business and technology consulting firm driven to help clients understand their information, derive analytical insight, and embolden their business decision-making processes.
buyer: Utilligent
Utilligent is an operations and technology management consulting firm guiding some of the largest utilities in North America, Asia Pacific, and beyond, from strategy through implementation for the electric, gas, and water industries. "
target: Quantitative Business Analytics
Quantitative Business Analytics (QBA) is a business and technology consulting firm driven to help clients understand their information, derive analytical insight, and embolden their business decision-making processes.
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closed 5/19/2022 via PR Newswire

Spring Care, Inc., acquired Weldon

synopsis: Spring Health has acquired Weldon, a family wellness platform offering evidence-based guidance and support for parents. The acquisition builds on Spring Health's commitment to providing mental healthcare that is precise, personal, and proven for all family members and which recently expanded to include children as young as six years of age.
buyer: Spring Care, Inc.
Spring Health is making mental health fundamental by eliminating every barrier to care. The company's comprehensive digital platform provides employers and health plans with diverse, inclusive care for individuals and families. "
target: Weldon
Weldon helps parents build the skills they need to survive and thrive in parenthood. As the ultimate parenting resource and a convenient way to access personalized guidance from top child development experts, Weldon offers on-demand content, live workshops & group sessions, community & support.
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closed 5/13/2022 via BNC Analysis

smartclip AG, acquired Realytics SAS

synopsis: RTL Deutschland’s Adtech company Smartclip has acquired the French company Realytics. Realytics offers a wide range of solutions to brands and their agencies wishing to measure, analyse and optimise their TV performance campaigns.
buyer parent: Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA
buyer: smartclip AG
smartclip deploys proprietary, custom-developed technology to distribute video advertising across all platforms and devices, controlled by ad servers. Whether online users consume video on the web, on mobile devices, or on connected TV players, advertisers can reach the target audiences they seek. "
target: Realytics SAS
As the technology leader in TV-digital Convergence, since 2014 Realytics has been offering a wide range of solutions to brands and their agencies wishing to measure, analyse and optimise their TV performance campaigns.
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announced 5/13/2022 via Company Press Release

The Kantar Group, will acquire Qmee

synopsis: Kantar, the world’s leading marketing data and analytics company, will acquire Qmee from Capital D, a next generation pan-European PE fund. Qmee is an app-based survey platform in the UK. Qmee matches users to surveys, offers, and search results that are relevant to them, resulting in happy users and happy partners.
buyer parent: Bain Capital
buyer: The Kantar Group
UK-based Kantar is the world’s leading data-driven analytics and brand consulting group. Kantar works alongside clients to create strategies that improve brand awareness, attract more consumers, increase brand penetration, create financial success, and grow peoples’ confidence in public services. "
target parent: Capital D GP LLP
target: Qmee
Qmee is an app-based survey platform in the UK. Qmee gives users rewards for simple fun activities that they can complete anywhere anytime. Their platform matches users to surveys, offers, and search results that are relevant to them, resulting in happy users and happy partners.
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closed 5/13/2022 via Company Press Release

Zagwear Inc., acquired Arrow Promotional

synopsis: Zagwear, a global branded merchandise agency, has acquired Arrow Promotional, a NYC- and UK based promotional merchandise company with a long list of top-tier clients. Acquiring Arrow Promotional gives Zagwear immediate access to growing its presence in the financial services industry both in the US as well as through its UK/EMEA offices.
buyer: Zagwear Inc.
Zagwear creates impactful promotional merchandise that forms lasting connections between great companies and their customers. Its boutique, integrated approach helps clients drive brand growth and deliver messaging through the power of cutting-edge promotional merchandise and marketing materials. "
target: Arrow Promotional
Arrow Promotional is a NYC- and UK based promotional merchandise company. Arrow Promotional creates innovative, custom branded items for conferences, trade shows, meetings, employee events, corporate gifts and business giveaways.
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announced 5/12/2022 via PR Newswire

Schafer Condon Carter, Inc., will acquire Kitchen Sink Studios

synopsis: Schafer Condon Carter (SCC), a full-service creative agency, will acquire Kitchen Sink Studios, a strategic branding company. Kitchen Sink merges business savvy, storytelling, and data to give businesses a competitive edge. They offer services for brand discovery, logo & identity, brand refresh, SEO, social media, public relations, and more.
buyer: Schafer Condon Carter, Inc.
Schafer Condon Carter (SCC) is a digitally driven, full-service creative agency that builds brands and businesses through data-driven human insights and powerful brand ideas. SCC works with Kellogg's, Danone, the Chicago Cubs, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, and First Midwest Bank, among others. "
target: Kitchen Sink Studios
Kitchen Sink Studios is a strategic branding company. Kitchen Sink merges business savvy, storytelling, and data to give businesses a competitive edge. They offer services for brand discovery & strategy, logo & identity, brand refresh, SEO, social media, public relations, and more.
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closed 5/12/2022 via Yahoo, Inc.

RELEX Solutions, acquired Formulate Limited

synopsis: RELEX Solutions announced it has acquired Formulate, a Swedish promotion planning and analytics company, building upon its position as a trusted provider of unified retail planning solutions. Formulate helps retailers identify which promotions they should stop, start or adjust, so they can make their campaigns more effective.
buyer: RELEX Solutions
RELEX Solutions is dedicated to helping retail businesses become more competitive through accurate forecasting and replenishment, profitable use of retail space, impactful pricing and promotions, and optimized workforce planning. "
target: Formulate Limited
Stockholm-based Formulate is a leading provider of promotion planning, analysis, and execution software for grocery, pharma, and convenience retail. Formulate helps retailers identify which promotions they should stop, start or adjust, so they can make their campaigns more effective.
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closed 5/12/2022 via Company Press Release

The Sage Group plc., acquired Futrli Ltd

synopsis: Sage, the leader in accounting, financial, HR, and payroll technology for small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), announced it has completed the acquisition of Futrli, the UK’s premier cash flow forecasting software solution for SMBs and accountants.
buyer: The Sage Group plc. (LSE:SGE:$1,846.00)
Sage is a global market leader for technology that helps businesses of all sizes manage everything from money to people. They accomplish this via Sage Business Cloud, a business management solution comprising Accounting, Sage Intacct, Enterprise Management, People & Payroll, and Payments & Banking. "
target: Futrli Ltd
Futrli is the UK’s premier cash flow forecasting software solution for SMBs and accountants. Futrli provides a critical tool for SMBs to maintain healthier cash flows to grow their business and reach their potential.
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announced 5/12/2022 via PR Newswire

CheckOut.com, will acquire ubble

synopsis: Checkout.com, a global payments solution provider, will acquire ubble, a European remote identity verification service. ubble aims to build trust between online services and their users. Their solution uses video live streaming and A.I. technology to help businesses quickly verify their customers, protect their users, and reduce the cost of fraud.
buyer: CheckOut.com
Based in GB, Checkout.com helps companies accept more payments around the world through one integration. Their unified global payment processing platform features in-country acquiring, relevant payment methods, feature parity across geographies, fraud filters, and reporting features, via one API. "
target: ubble
ubble is a European remote identity verification service. ubble aims to build trust between online services and their users. Their solution uses video live streaming and A.I. technology to help businesses quickly verify their customers, protect their users, and reduce the cost of fraud.
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closed 5/12/2022 via PR Web

Moonshot, acquired QueryStax

synopsis: Moonshot Brands, the global eCommerce brands aggregator, announced today that it has acquired QueryStax, a female-founded software company. QueryStax’s software platform automates eCommerce data storage and reporting for Amazon sellers and agencies.
buyer: Moonshot
Moonshot Brands is on a mission to buy, launch and grow the most loved e-commerce brands of the future. They partner with the most successful owner-operators of third-party marketplaces and direct-to-consumer brands. "
target: QueryStax
Founded in 2016, QueryStax's software platform automates eCommerce data storage and reporting for Amazon sellers and agencies, helping them reduce the time spent creating Key Performance Indicators (including financial) reports from hours down to minutes.
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closed 5/12/2022 via BNC Analysis

Valsoft Corp, acquired M&I Broadcast Services

synopsis: Valsoft Corporation Inc. a Canadian-based company specializing in the acquisition and development of vertical market software businesses, is pleased to announce the acquisition of M&I Broadcast Services, a broadcast services software company that provides appealing, mission-critical software to the industry.
buyer: Valsoft Corp
Based in Canada, Valsoft Corporation acquires and develops vertical market software companies through which each business can deliver the best mission-critical solutions for customers in their respective industry or niche. "
target: M&I Broadcast Services
M&I Broadcast Services makes appealing, mission-critical software for the broadcasting industry. Based out of the Netherlands, M&I has several solutions across several broadcast platforms, including radio automation software OmniPlayer, as well as Nimbus Newsroom for radio, TV and online.
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closed 5/12/2022 via PR Newswire

Verbit, acquired U.S. Captioning Company

synopsis: Verbit, the market leader in voice AI transcription and captioning solutions, has acquired U.S. Captioning to further its media vertical expansion efforts. U.S. Captioning is a renowned US-based provider of closed captioning services for national TV stations, networks, producers and programmers.
buyer: Verbit
Verbit serves as an essential partner to 2,500+ businesses and institutions. Its vertical-built voice AI solutions provide its partners with the tools they need to offer engaging and equitable experiences that meet accessibility guidelines and make verbal information searchable and actionable. "
target: U.S. Captioning Company
U.S. Captioning Company is an industry-leading provider of closed captioning services for national TV stations, networks, producers, and programmers. Its technologically advanced Post department works with many national production clients to facilitate captioning in over 45 languages.
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announced 5/12/2022 via GlobeNewswire

Zoom, will acquire Solvvy

synopsis: Zoom Video Communications, Inc. will acquire Solvvy, a leading conversational AI and automation platform for customer support. Together, Zoom and Solvvy will offer elevated customer service experiences to a global enterprise base and work quickly to capitalize on new opportunities in contact center and customer support.
buyer: Zoom (ZM:$4,099.86)
Zoom helps businesses and organizations connect to others, share ideas, make plans, and build toward a future limited only by imagination. Its frictionless communications platform is the only one that started with video as its foundation, and Zoom has set the standard for innovation ever since. "
target: Solvvy
Solvvy is the leading Conversational AI platform for customer support. Solvvy enables fast, personalized resolutions for customers, improves agent productivity, and uncovers valuable insights that empower support leaders and their teams.
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closed 5/12/2022 via GlobeNewswire

Advantage Solutions, acquired BRANDSHARE

synopsis: Advantage Solutions has acquired Brandshare, a leading provider of omnichannel brand experiences through product sampling and digital engagement, from private equity investors Aperion Management, Leeds Novamark Capital and Ocean Avenue Capital Partners.
buyer: Advantage Solutions (:$3,602.30)
Advantage Solutions is a leading business solutions provider committed to driving growth through winning insights and execution. Advantage’s customizable and technology-enabled sales and marketing solutions are designed to drive consumer demand, increase sales, and achieve operating efficiencies. "
target parent: LNC Partners
target: BRANDSHARE
Brandshare creates omnichannel brand experiences to accelerate purchase conversion. Through curated subscription boxes, loyalty programs and e-commerce sampling with digital connectivity, they engage millions of consumers monthly.
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announced 5/12/2022 via BusinessWire

AMCS Group, will acquire Quentic

synopsis: AMCS, a leading global supplier of integrated cloud-based software and vehicle technology for the environmental, utilities, waste, recycling, and resource industries, has entered into an agreement to acquire Quentic, one of the leading solution providers of Software as a Service for EHSQ and ESG management.
buyer: AMCS Group
AMCS is the leading supplier of integrated software and vehicle technology for the waste, recycling and material resources industries. They help over 2450+ customers to reduce their operating costs, increase asset utilization, optimize margins and improve customer service. "
target: Quentic
Quentic is one of the leading solution providers of Software as a Service for environmental, health, safety, and quality management (EHSQ) and environment, social and governance (ESG) management.
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closed 5/12/2022 via BusinessWire

Vistar Media, acquired Sage+Archer

synopsis: Vistar Media, the global provider of software for digital out-of-home (DOOH), announced the acquisition of Sage+Archer, the European buying platform for Digital Out of Home + Mobile ads.
buyer: Vistar Media
Vistar Media is the leading global provider of programmatic technology for out-of-home, bringing enterprise-grade software that was purpose-built for the unique requirements of digital signage. "
target: Sage+Archer
Sage+Archer is the European buying platform for Digital Out of Home + Mobile ads. Run campaigns in all of Europe on advertising space on Mobile and Digital Out of Home in real time with the S+A DSP. S+A platform is connected to all relevant mobile apps and DOOH media owners in Europe.
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closed 5/12/2022 via BNC Analysis

Nets Holding A/S, acquired Orderbird AG

synopsis: Nets, part of the leading European PayTech Nexi Group, has acquired full ownership of German-based orderbird, a leading provider of integrated POS-software solutions in the hospitality sector in Europe. orderbird offers intuitive SaaS solutions and complementary services for independent restaurateurs and neighbourhood businesses.
buyer parent: Nexi S.p.A.
buyer: Nets Holding A/S
Based in Denmark, Nets is part of Nexi Group – the European PayTech with scale, capabilities, and geographic reach to drive the transition to a cashless Europe. Nets is committed to supporting people and businesses of all sizes, transforming the way people pay and businesses accept payments. "
target: Orderbird AG
German-based orderbird is a leading provider of integrated POS-software solutions in the hospitality sector in Europe. orderbird offers intuitive SaaS solutions and complementary services for independent restaurateurs and neighbourhood businesses in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and France.
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closed 5/12/2022 via PR Newswire

LiveU Ltd, acquired Easy Live Inc.

synopsis: LiveU has acquired easylive.io as part of its strategy to expand its cloud video platform. easylive.io provides a live streaming production studio in the browser, allowing users to mix any type of content into live stream videos and distribute them to the widest audience, creating innovative and interactive live experiences.
buyer parent: Carlyle Group
buyer: LiveU Ltd
LiveU is shaping the future of live video, powering video production workflows and cloud services for news, sports, and other verticals. LiveU offers the highest quality, reliable and cost-effective end-to-end solutions for all types of live productions – producing more for less. "
target: Easy Live Inc.
easylive.io is a pioneer company in the live streaming market. Its all-in-one cloud based live streaming production studio allows users to combine all the tools needed to edit, mix and broadcast live streams by operating from the client's browser and in an entirely collaborative environment.
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closed 5/12/2022 via PR Web

FlexJobs, acquired Localwise

synopsis: FlexJobs, the leading job site for professionals seeking remote and flexible work, announced the acquisition of online job marketplace and talent-matching platform, Localwise. Localwise have helped 50,000+ local employers match with great local talent.
buyer: FlexJobs
FlexJobs is the #1 job site for finding remote, work from home, and flexible job opportunities. FlexJobs helps job seekers to find top quality jobs and employers to recruit high quality candidates. They offer part-time, full-time, freelance, and flexible on-site jobs. "
target: Localwise
Localwise is an online job marketplace and talent-matching platform. They have helped 50,000+ local employers match with great local talent.
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closed 5/12/2022 via BusinessWire

iQmetrix Software Development Corp., purchased DXP and Activation Solutions from Synchronoss Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: iQmetrix has acquired the Digital Experience Platform (DXP) and Activation Solutions from Synchronoss Technologies, Inc., a global leader in cloud, messaging, and digital products and platforms. DXP and Activation enable telecom operators and retailers around the globe to create, orchestrate, and manage digital experiences across all channels.
buyer: iQmetrix Software Development Corp.
Based in Vancouver, iQmetrix’s intelligent retail management software is designed to power the telecom industry. Its software is built around enabling telecom retailers to deliver a buy-anywhere strategy through multi-channel inventory management and digital retail solutions. "
seller: Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. (SNCR:$280.62)
DXP and Activation enable telecom operators and retailers around the globe to create, orchestrate, and manage digital experiences across all channels. DXP allows users to easily create, integrate, and publish customer journeys and experiences through simple drag-and-drop configurations.
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closed 5/12/2022 via BNC Analysis

FMXA, acquired The Favorite Co.

synopsis: FMXA, an award-winning advertising & marketing agency in the UK, has acquired The Favorite Co., a digital marketing consultancy that bans boring. The Favorite Co. provides a senior team of digital and marketing operations strategists that build amazing marketing programs. They offer services for branding, digital strategy, SEO, content, and more.
buyer: FMXA
FMXA is an award-winning advertising & marketing agency in the UK. FMXA is dedicated to humanizing technology by considering the needs, emotions, and behaviors of customers first. They provide services for visual identity, website development, SEO, content strategy, media planning, and more. "
target: The Favorite Co.
The Favorite Co. is a digital marketing consultancy that bans boring. The Favorite Co. provides a senior team of digital and marketing operations strategists that build amazing marketing programs. They offer services for branding, digital strategy, SEO, content, HubSpot, and more.
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closed 5/12/2022 via PR Newswire

QuickNode, acquired Icy.Tools

synopsis: QuickNode, the leading provider of managed blockchain infrastructure, has acquired icy.tools, the leading NFT analytics platform and NFT API. icy.tools provides consumers and investors with NFT analytics and market reporting to facilitate more technical analysis of NFT sales.
buyer: QuickNode
QuickNode is the web3 infrastructure provider with powerful developer tooling and a seamless suite of APIs for web3 businesses and developers. QuickNode enables blockchain ecosystems to scale by providing robust core infrastructure, API, and developer tools. "
target: Icy.Tools
Icy Tools is a leading NFT analytics platform that indexes and enhances blockchain data to provide in depth market insights and developer tools. Icy Tools believes unlocking accessibility and usability to blockchain data is the key to enabling the next wave of web3 users and developers.
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Techstep ASA, will acquire Crypho AS

synopsis: Techstep ASA, a mobile technology enabler in Norway, will acquire Crypho AS, an end-to-end encrypted messaging and file-sharing application. Crypho enables businesses to securely communicate and share files online. Their SaaS platform encrypts all messages and files before being sent and they can only be decrypted by their intended recipient.
buyer: Techstep ASA (OB:TECH:$1,305.09)
Techstep is a complete mobile technology enabler in Norway. Techstep supplies hardware, software, connectivity and mobile device management bundled as a managed service. They enable businesses to work more effectively, securely and sustainably. "
target: Crypho AS
Crypho is an enterprise end-to-end encrypted messaging and file-sharing application. Crypho enables businesses to securely communicate and share files online. Their SaaS platform encrypts all messages and files before being sent and they can only be decrypted by their intended recipient.
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closed 5/6/2022 via BNC Analysis

Buyerlink Inc., acquired Skyrocket Media

synopsis: Buyerlink, a leading online marketplace for performance-based marketing, has acquired SkyRocket Media, a marketing firm based in Utah. The acquisition will complement Buyerlink’s portfolio, specifically allowing the business to scale its operations in the real estate sector.
buyer: Buyerlink Inc.
Buyerlink is a leading online auction marketplace for performance-based marketing. Buyerlink's patented technology allows its platform to conduct millions of auctions every month striving to connect consumers to perfectly matched service providers. "
target: Skyrocket Media
Based in Utah, Skyrocket Media is a performance-based marketing agency. Using its web properties, Skyrocket Media delivers millions of potential customers to companies using its internal SEO, Pay-Per-Click, network, direct mail, email and inbound call channels.
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Mindtree will be merged with L&T Infotech,

synopsis: Mindtree, a multinational information technology services and consulting company, is to merge with LTI, an India-based global technology consulting and digital solutions company helping over 485 clients succeed in a converging world.
buyer parent: Larsen & Toubro
buyer: L&T Infotech (:$1,414.16)
LTI is an India-based global technology consulting and digital solutions company helping over 485 clients succeed in a converging world. The company accelerates clients digital transformation with LTI’s Mosaic platform enabling their mobile, social, analytics, Internet of Things, and cloud journeys."
target: Mindtree (BSE:532819:$105,253.00)
Mindtree delivers digital transformation and technology services from ideation to execution, enabling Global 2000 clients to outperform the competition. "Born digital", Mindtree takes an agile, collaborative approach to creating customized solutions across the digital value chain.
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Despegar, will acquire Viajanet

synopsis: Despegar.com, Corp., the leading online travel company in Latin America, announced that it has agreed to acquire Viajanet, one of the leading online travel agencies in Brazil. Viajanet offer airline tickets, pre-assembled travel packages, hotel stays, travel insurance, and other facilities linked to tourism.
buyer: Despegar (DESP:$322.84)
Despegar is the leading online travel company in Latin America. For over two decades, it has revolutionized the tourism industry through technology. "
target: Viajanet
Viajanet is one of the leading online travel agencies in Brazil. They offer airline tickets, pre-assembled travel packages, hotel stays, travel insurance, and other facilities linked to tourism.
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announced 5/6/2022 via PR Newswire

Datadog, Inc., will acquire HDIV Security

synopsis: Datadog, Inc. the monitoring and security platform for cloud applications, announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Hdiv Security, a leading security-testing software provider.
buyer: Datadog, Inc. (DDOG:$1,028.78)
Datadog is the monitoring and security platform for cloud applications. Its SaaS platform integrates and automates infrastructure monitoring, application performance monitoring, and log management to provide unified, real-time observability of its customers’ entire technology stack. "
target: HDIV Security
Hdiv Security is a leading security-testing software provider. Their product monitors application behavior to provide highly accurate detection of both known and unknown (zero-day) vulnerabilities at runtime. This enables developers to assess, track and monitor risk from running applications.
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Cleo, acquired CareTribe, Inc.

synopsis: Cleo has acquired CareTribe, a Palo Alto-based company that provides expert guidance and tools to support family caregivers, and uses advanced analytics to help them develop personalized action plans to improve outcomes across career, health and wellness for both working caregivers and the loved ones they are caring for.
buyer: Cleo
Cleo is the most comprehensive B2B global support network for caregivers, providing end-to-end support through all stages and phases of life. Cleo is the leading global family benefits platform trusted by 130+ employers to support families, control costs and attrition, and build inclusive cultures. "
target: CareTribe, Inc.
CareTribe is, a Palo Alto-based company that provides expert guidance and tools to support family caregivers. CareTribe’s digital platform combines advanced analytics, personalized pathways, and human experts to help people get the support they need for their caregiving journey.
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closed 5/6/2022 via PR Newswire

Endeavor Business Media, LLC, acquired Microgrid Knowledge

synopsis: Endeavor Business Media, a business-to-business media company, announced the acquisition of Microgrid Knowledge, including an online news and information site designed to advance microgrid adoption and the Microgrid Conference series.
buyer parent: Resolute Capital Partners
buyer: Endeavor Business Media, LLC
Endeavor Business Media, LLC was formed in late 2017 to acquire and operate trade publications, websites, events and marketing solutions. The company is one of the largest B2B Media companies in the US with more than 550 employees, 6,000 customers and a monthly audience of nearly 9 million readers. "
target: Microgrid Knowledge
Microgrid Knowledge is an industry-leading information source, providing important news on microgrids and distributed energy resources with original content about markets, policies, trends and technologies.
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closed 5/6/2022 via Company Press Release

DISQO, acquired Feedback Loop, Inc.

synopsis: Customer experience platform DISQO announced the acquisition of Feedback Loop, Inc., a provider of SaaS technology that empowers fast and easy consumer feedback for product and marketing professionals, from early-stage discovery to ideation and design.
buyer: DISQO
DISQO is a customer experience (CX) platform empowering businesses, from SMBs to enterprises, to make the right decisions for their customers by testing and measuring every product and brand experience with speed. "
target: Feedback Loop, Inc.
Feedback Loop is the agile research platform for rapid consumer feedback. Fortune 500 companies like Farmers Insurance, Humana, Lending Tree, and Uber trust Feedback Loop to bring the voice of the consumer into critical market decisions.
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closed 5/6/2022 via BNC Analysis

Physitrack, acquired Champion Health

synopsis: Physitrack PLC (publ), a leader in the global digital health space, has acquired Champion Health Ltd, a workplace health platform in the UK. Champion Health empowers employee wellbeing through data, insight and action. Their online platform provides content for all areas of wellbeing, including mindfulness, live sessions, sleep stories, and more.
buyer: Physitrack (OM:PTRK:$8.23)
Physitrack is an Apple Mobility Partner and the world leader in the provision of Virtual Care and Telehealth technology. Physitrack works with tens of thousands of public and private healthcare providers around the world helping them care for several million patients per year. "
target: Champion Health
Champion Health is a workplace health platform in the UK. Champion Health offers an online and mobile platform that empowers employee wellbeing through data, insight and action. Their platform provides content for all areas of wellbeing, including mindfulness, live sessions, sleep stories, and more.
price ($mm)
$3.09
rev ($mm)
$0
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
129.9x
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/6/2022 via BNC Analysis

PowerSchool Group LLC, acquired Chalk.com

synopsis: PowerSchool CEO Hardeep Gulati announced that the Folsom-based company has completed its deal to buy Chalk.com Education Inc. of Ontario, Canada. Chalk.com offers an integrated curriculum analytics platform.
buyer parent: Onex Corporation
buyer: PowerSchool Group LLC (:$528.60)
PowerSchool is the leading provider of cloud-based software for K-12 education. Its mission is to power the education ecosystem with unified technology that helps educators and students realize their full potential, in their way. "
target: Chalk.com
Chalk provides a planning and analytics platform for K-12 schools. Develop a cohesive, standards-aligned curriculum map, and collaborate in real-time with teachers to identify gaps in instruction to support students in the new normal.
price ($mm)
$7.81
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closed 5/6/2022 via BNC Analysis

Lemonsoft, acquired Logentia Oy

synopsis: Lemonsoft Oyj, a Finnish software company that designs, develops and sells ERP software solutions, has acquired Logentia Oy, a leading provider of transportation management software in Finland. Logentia enables industrial companies, wholesalers, and online retailers to optimize their transportation processes.
buyer: Lemonsoft (HLSE:LEMON:$18.15)
Lemonsoft is a Finnish software company that designs, develops and sells ERP software solutions. Lemonsoft provides cloud-based ERP solutions to SMBs in various industries to help them streamline their business processes and administration. "
target: Logentia Oy
Logentia is a leading provider of transportation management software in Finland. Logentia enables industrial companies, wholesalers, and online retailers to optimize their transportation processes. Their platform enables businesses to lower costs by 15% and make more reliable deliveries.
price ($mm)[EV]
$8.25 [$6.34]
rev ($mm)
$2
EBITDA ($mm)
$1
EV / rev
4.7x
EV / EBITDA
9.3x
closed 5/6/2022 via PR Newswire

365 Retail Markets, acquired Sentry Pty Ltd.

synopsis: 365 Retail Markets ("365"), a leading provider of self-service commerce technology to the foodservice industry, announced its acquisition of Sentry, an Australia-based vending management software (VMS) company. Sentry is a complete vending machine and micromarket management platform that includes a full-featured web application.
buyer: 365 Retail Markets
365 Retail Markets is the global leader of self-service commerce technology to the foodservice industry. 365 provides a full suite of best-in-class, self-service technologies for food service operators. including end-to-end integrated SaaS software, payment processing and point of-sale hardware. "
target: Sentry Pty Ltd.
Sentry is an Australia-based vending management software (VMS) company. Sentry is a complete vending machine and micromarket management platform that includes a full-featured web application as well as a driver and inventory management mobile app.
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closed 5/5/2022 via BNC Analysis

FitBank, acquired EasyCredito

synopsis: Brazilian payment management startup FitBank has acquired the credit marketplace EasyCrédito, to strengthen its banking as a service (BaaS) business. Founded in 2015 in Goiânia, Brazil, EasyCrédito uses an algorithm that analyzes the profile of each consumer and increases by up to five times the chances of having their loan request approved.
buyer: FitBank
FitBank is the largest open banking outfit in Brazil, providing a white label platform that lets banks and fintechs offer bill payment, online treasury, banking, financial management, transfers and escrow services. "
target: EasyCredito
Based in Brazil, EasyCrédito is the largest personal loan, payroll, credit card, and refinancing search engine. EasyCrédito uses an algorithm that analyzes the profile of each consumer and increases their chances of loan request approval by up to five times.
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closed 5/5/2022 via Company Press Release

HALO Branded Solutions, Inc., acquired BrandVia Alliance

synopsis: HALO, the global leader in branded merchandise, corporate apparel, uniform programs, and recognition and incentive solutions, has acquired BrandVia, a prominent industry distributor. BrandVia has played a key role in building the brands of an elite list of major technology clients, including Salesforce, Adobe, LinkedIn, PayPal, and Nvidia.
buyer parent: TPG Capital
buyer: HALO Branded Solutions, Inc.
HALO is the global leader in branded merchandise, uniform programs, and recognition and incentive solutions. They partner with clients to break through the clutter of the media saturated world and connect their brands to customers, employees and other audiences critical to their success. "
target parent: Bensussen Deutsch & Associates, Inc.
target: BrandVia Alliance
BrandVia is a full service promotional marketing agency that caters to the procurement of a wide array of promotional merchandise, consumer premiums, sales incentives, and other marketing solutions. Its experienced and passionate team are experts in the art of corporate gifting.
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closed 5/5/2022 via PR Newswire

AgentSync, acquired eContractPro LLC

synopsis: AgentSync has acquired eContractPro, a technology solution that was founded with the mission to simplify contracting for insurance agencies and their distribution partners. With the acquisition, AgentSync continues to advance its goal of building the insurance industry's most trusted and comprehensive producer management solution.
buyer: AgentSync
AgentSync powers rapid growth for insurance carriers, agencies, and Managing General Agents by offering modern tools for producer management. With its customer-centric design, seamless APIs, and automation, AgentSync's products reduce friction, increase efficiency, and maintain compliance. "
target: eContractPro LLC
eContractPro is a technology solution that simplifies contracting for insurance agencies and their distribution partners. From software solutions to processing services, eContractPro delivers a cutting-edge licensing and contracting platform specifically designed for brokerage general agents.
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closed 5/5/2022 via BNC Analysis

Jeneration PR, LLC, acquired PR Couture

synopsis: Award-winning, woman-owned communications firm, Jeneration PR, LLC--which includes educational content platform Jeneration Academy and the Profitable PR Pros online community--has acquired PR Couture, a woman-owned digital hub dedicated to educational advancement and growth of PR professionals.
buyer: Jeneration PR, LLC
Founded by Jennifer Berson in 2005, Jeneration PR is an award-winning Public Relations & Social Media Marketing firm specializing in promoting beauty, baby & lifestyle brands. Jeneration Academy was created in 2018 as a professional development platform for PR-focused entrepreneurs. "
target: PR Couture
PR Couture is a woman-owned digital hub dedicated to educational advancement and growth of PR professionals. Founded in 2006 by Crosby Noricks, PR Couture facilitates career growth and provides industry connections for thousands of public relations practitioners.
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closed 5/5/2022 via BusinessWire

Magnet Forensics Inc., acquired Comae Technologies

synopsis: Magnet Forensics, a developer of digital investigation solutions for more than 4,000 enterprises and public safety organizations in over 100 countries, announced the acquisition of the strategic IP assets of Comae Technologies, a cybersecurity firm that specializes in incident response and memory analysis.
buyer: Magnet Forensics Inc. (TSX:MAGT:$70.29)
Magnet Forensics is a Canada-based leader in the development of digital investigation software that acquires, analyzes and shares evidence from computers, smartphones, the cloud and more. Magnet Forensics helps examiners and investigators fight crime, protect assets and guard national security. "
target: Comae Technologies
Comae is a UAE-based cybersecurity company that specializes in cloud-based memory analysis used to recover evidence from the volatile memory of devices.
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closed 5/5/2022 via BusinessWire

Tagadamedia, acquired Mediazeen

synopsis: Tagadamedia, a customer acquisition company that specializes in lead generation, traffic generation, and telemarketing campaigns, has acquired Mediazeen, a digital performance marketing company specializing in generating traffic and collecting qualified leads on behalf of the brands. Both companies are based in France.
buyer: Tagadamedia
Tagadamedia is a customer acquisition company that specializes in lead generation, traffic generation, and telemarketing campaigns. They are based in France. "
target: Mediazeen
Based in France, Mediazeen is a digital performance marketing company specializing in generating traffic and collecting qualified leads on behalf of the brands.
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closed 5/4/2022 via PR Newswire

OurFamilyWizard, LLC, acquired Cozi Inc

synopsis: OurFamilyWizard, the leading co-parenting app for families living separately, has acquired Cozi, the leading family organizing app, from Dotdash Meredith. Through this strategic acquisition, OurFamilyWizard will be able to support all types of families in simplifying communication and coordination.
buyer: OurFamilyWizard, LLC
OurFamilyWizard is the leading co-parenting app that equips parents, and the professional community that surrounds them, with the tools needed to reduce conflict and support the best outcomes for the children involved. "
target parent: IAC
target: Cozi Inc
Cozi, the number one organizing app for families, makes coordinating and communicating the logistics of everyday life a breeze. Cozi is the one place where everyone can see the family's calendar, grocery list, household chores and meal plan.
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closed 5/4/2022 via BusinessWire

MissionWired, acquired Chapman Cubine Allen + Hussey

synopsis: Chapman Cubine Allen + Hussey has been acquired by MissionWired, a leading provider of tech-enabled business services that support nonprofit and political clients in digital fundraising. CCAH is an award-winning full-service direct marketing firm addressing the needs of non-profit and political clients.
buyer parent: Stone-Goff Partners
buyer: MissionWired
MissionWired is a leading provider of tech-enabled business services that support nonprofit and political clients in digital fundraising. "
target: Chapman Cubine Allen + Hussey
Chapman Cubine Allen + Hussey (CCAH) is an award-winning full-service direct marketing firm addressing the needs of non-profit and political clients.
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