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closed 11/24/2021 via Company Press Release

IRIS Software Group Limited, acquired Every

synopsis: IRIS Software Group, one of the UK’s largest software companies, has acquired Every, a leading compliance and HR management solution provider for the education sector in the UK. Every provides easy to use, practical software that allows schools and Multi-Academy Trusts (MATs) to easily manage their compliance requirements and HR operations.
buyer parent: HgCapital
buyer: IRIS Software Group Limited
IRIS is a leading global provider of mission critical software and services and one of UK’s largest privately held software companies. IRIS provides finance, productivity, engagement, HR, and payroll software solutions and services for accountancy firms, businesses, and educational organisations. "
target: Every
Every is a leading compliance and HR management solution provider for the education sector in the UK. Every provides easy to use, practical software that allows schools and Multi-Academy Trusts (MATs) to easily manage their compliance requirements and HR operations.
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closed 11/4/2020 via PR Newswire

Frontline Education, acquired SuccessEd

synopsis: Frontline Education, a leading provider of school administration software for the K-12 education community, has acquired SuccessEd, a K-12 software provider. SuccessEd helps educators track compliance and services provided to students in special education, Section 504, Dyslexia, RtI, Medicaid, and ELL.
buyer parent: Thoma Bravo, LLC
buyer: Frontline Education
Frontline Education is the leading provider of school administration software, empowering strategic K-12 leaders with the right tools, data and insights to proactively manage human capital, business operations and special education. "
target: SuccessEd
SuccessEd is an innovative educational software provider that puts time-saving data management tools in the hands of educators. SuccessEd helps educators track compliance and services provided to students in special education, Section 504, Dyslexia, RtI, Medicaid, and ELL.
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closed 7/25/2018 via BNC Analysis

PennSpring Capital, acquired Professional Systems Software & Technology

synopsis: Professional Systems Software & Technology (PSST), a national software firm that provides data integration solutions for school districts and municipalities, announced that it has been acquired by PennSpring Capital (PennSpring). PennSpring is a leading lower middle market private equity firm.
buyer: PennSpring Capital
PennSpring Capital unlocks liquidity, empowers growth and elevates executive careers. Based in Pennsylvania, PennSpring is a people-forward private equity investment firm focused on lower middle market opportunities, investing in dynamic firms and helping evolve them to institutional scale. "
target: Professional Systems Software & Technology
Professional Systems Software & Technology (PSST) provides database integration solutions that help school systems, municipalities and businesses increase the efficiency and effectiveness of their human resources, finance and payroll functions.
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closed 5/24/2016 via BusinessWire

PeopleAdmin, Inc., acquired TeacherMatch

synopsis: PeopleAdmin, the leader in talent management software for education, announced that it has acquired TeacherMatch. The company provides cloud-based recruitment, screening, professional development, and workforce planning solutions for K-12 school districts, and offers the only data-driven, research-based and analytically teacher assessment tool.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: PeopleAdmin, Inc.
PeopleAdmin is the leading provider of cloud-based talent management solutions for education and government. Its software enables clients to streamline the hiring process, onboard new employees, efficiently manage positions and employee performance. "
target parent: Prairie Capital
target: TeacherMatch
TeacherMatch provides cloud-based recruitment, screening, professional development, and workforce planning solutions for K-12 school districts, and offers the only data-driven, research-based and analytically predictive teacher assessment tool, called the Educators Professional Inventory (EPI)®.
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closed 8/4/2014 via Company Press Release

Frontline Technologies Group LLC, acquired Aspex Solutions

synopsis: Frontline Technologies, a provider of web-based tools for the K-12 education market announced that it acquired Aspex Solutions, the provider of AppliTrack talent management suite. AppliTrack is a suite of tools used to manage and automate each process related to the employment lifecycle of education professionals from recruit and hire to retire.
buyer parent: Insight Venture Partners
buyer: Frontline Technologies Group LLC
Frontline Technologies provides web-based solutions for the K-12 education industry, primarily focusing on human capital management. Frontline first entered the K-12 market in 1998 with Aesop, the first automated substitute placement and absence management system to offer both the phone and web. "
target: Aspex Solutions
Aspex Solutions strives to be a leader in software-as-a-service systems for school districts, park districts, municipalities and corporations. All of their systems are web-based and come with lifetime service agreements.
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closed 12/18/2019 via BNC Analysis

TES Global, acquired Edval Timetables

synopsis: Tes Global, the digital education business, has acquired Edval, a leading provider of school timetabling software. Edval's tools make the whole process less time consuming and more efficient for schools. The acquisition of Edval will expand the portfolio of software enabled services that Tes provides to schools.
buyer parent: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
buyer: TES Global
UK-based TES Global is a leader in using digital technology to make life easier for schools and teachers. The services offered through Tes.com play a critical role helping teachers deal with the challenges of providing high quality education to millions of children across the globe. "
target: Edval Timetables
Edval Education Pty Ltd is a leading provider of school timetabling software. Their tools make the whole process less time consuming and more efficient for schools. Using Edval can help schools save money and improve staff retention through smarter scheduling.
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closed 6/14/2019 via BNC Analysis

RM plc, acquired SoNET Systems Pty Ltd

synopsis: RM plc, a leadingn supplier of IT software and services to the UK and international education markets, has acquired SoNET Systems, an Australian company that provides SaaS and mobile solutions for education and community services sectors.
buyer: RM plc (GB:RM.:$277.37)
RM is a UK company, focused on supporting teachers to teach and learners to learn. It provides innovative products from classroom resources, through school technologies to systems for marking exams and delivering school performance data. "
target: SoNET Systems Pty Ltd
Headquartered in Australia, SoNet provides SaaS and mobile solutions for education and community services sectors. Their national and international clients are provided with complete software services – design, development, hosting, support and maintenance.
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closed 9/18/2017 via PR Newswire

Thoma Bravo, LLC, acquired Frontline Education

synopsis: Thoma Bravo, a leading private equity investment firm, announced it has completed the acquisition of Frontline Education. Frontline, with its award-winning administrative and HR software solutions, serves educational organizations across America.
buyer: Thoma Bravo, LLC
Thoma Bravo is a leading private equity firm focused on the software & technology-enabled services sectors. They implement operating best practices, invest in growth initiatives & make accretive acquisitions intended to accelerate revenue & earnings, with the goal of increasing the business’ value. "
target parent: Insight Venture Partners
target: Frontline Education
Frontline Education develops and delivers cloud-based K-12 education software to school districts in the United States. They offer solutions for recruiting, hiring, time and attendance, substitute management, professional growth and student solutions.
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closed 9/2/2015 via BusinessWire

CaseNEX, LLC merged with Longleaf Solutions,

synopsis: CaseNEX and Longleaf Solutions, innovative leaders of data management and professional development solutions for the K-12 education market, announced that the companies have merged. The combined company will be a leading provider of student data analytics, classroom management, teacher professional development and parent communication solutions.
buyer: Longleaf Solutions
Longleaf Solutions is a leading provider of K-12 education data and performance management solutions. Longleaf’s flagship product, BaselineEdge, offers a comprehensive set of tools to consolidate and bring together all important performance and demographics data in one secure location. "
target: CaseNEX, LLC
CaseNEX offers an array of services and products, including professional development courses for teachers and data collecting tools to monitor students’ individual progress.
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closed 5/1/2015 via Company Press Release

Frontline Technologies Group LLC, acquired My Learning Plan Inc.

synopsis: Frontline Technologies, a leading provider of human resources software for K-12 education, announced that it acquired My Learning Plan, a well-known provider of educator professional growth and management tools for K-12.
buyer parent: Insight Venture Partners
buyer: Frontline Technologies Group LLC
Frontline Technologies provides web-based solutions for the K-12 education industry, primarily focusing on human capital management. Frontline first entered the K-12 market in 1998 with Aesop, the first automated substitute placement and absence management system to offer both the phone and web. "
target: My Learning Plan Inc.
My Learning Plan is well known for its professional development management system, as well as its educator evaluation system (MyLearningPlan OASYS), evaluator training system and additional tools to support professional learning.
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closed 2/23/2015 via BNC Analysis

Netchemia merged with PeopleAdmin, Inc.,

synopsis: PeopleAdmin Inc., an Austin software maker, has acquired Kansas-based Netchemia LLC. Netchemia is the leading provider of talent management solutions for the K-12 education marketplace.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: PeopleAdmin, Inc.
PeopleAdmin is the leading provider of cloud-based talent management solutions for education and government. Its software enables clients to streamline the hiring process, onboard new employees, efficiently manage positions and employee performance, and more. "
target: Netchemia
Netchemia is the leading provider of cloud-based talent management software specifically developed for K-12 educational organizations. They believe that by providing school districts with intuitive software to recruit the best teachers, they can help them dramatically affect student achievement.
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closed 5/2/2014 via Company Press Release

Insight Venture Partners, acquired Frontline Technologies Group LLC

synopsis: Frontline Technologies, a leading provider of web-based software for the K-12 education market, announced a significant investment by Insight Venture Partners. Frontline's Aesop is an automated substitute placement and absence management system that was the first to offer sub placement via the phone and patented internet technologies.
buyer: Insight Venture Partners
Insight Venture Partners is a leading global private equity and venture capital firm founded in 1995. They have raised more than $7.6 billion and invested in more than 190 growth-stage software, eCommerce, internet, and data-services companies. "
target: Frontline Technologies Group LLC
Frontline Technologies is dedicated to revolutionizing workforce management through innovative software technologies. Frontline provides web-based solutions to thousands of clients across the US, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia, and Russia.
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closed 2/16/2022 via BNC Analysis

Eupheus Learning, acquired SchoolMitra

synopsis: Eupheus Learning, India's largest school-focused distribution platform, has acquired SchoolMitra, a school management system in India. SchoolMitra offers a SaaS platform with ERP, LMS, CRM and HRMS modules specifically designed to meet the requirements of Indian Schools. Their platform enables schools to better manage their day-to-day operations.
buyer: Eupheus Learning
Eupheus Learning is a Delhi based EdTech firm aiming to bridge the gap between in-class and at-home learning by offering pedagogically differentiated, technology-led solutions in the K-12 space. The company aims to reach millions of students across India through its curated educational offerings. "
target: SchoolMitra
SchoolMitra is a school management software system in India. SchoolMitra offers a SaaS platform with ERP, LMS, CRM and HRMS modules specifically designed to meet the requirements of Indian Schools. Their platform enables schools to better manage their day-to-day operations.
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closed 7/28/2020 via PR Newswire

TriNet Group, Inc., acquired Little Bird HR

synopsis: TriNet Group Inc., a leading provider of comprehensive human resources solutions for small to midsize businesses, has acquired Little Bird HR, a Professional Employer Organization specializing in benefits and human resource solutions for the educational institution industry in the Greater New York area & East Coast regions.
buyer: TriNet Group, Inc. (TNET:$4,371.00)
TriNet provides small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) with full-service HR solutions tailored by industry. To free SMBs from HR complexities, TriNet offers access to human capital expertise, benefits, risk mitigation and compliance, payroll, and real-time technology. "
target: Little Bird HR
Little Bird is the first fully integrated HR platform built exclusively for the public charter school movement. Little Bird allows schools to manage all of their HR administrative functions, from pre-hire to retire, in one, easy-to-use, cloud-based system.
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closed 10/14/2011 via BusinessWire

Tyler Technologies, Inc., acquired Windsor Management Group, LLC

synopsis: Tyler Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of end-to-end information management solutions, announced that it has acquired Windsor Management Group, L.L.C., which provides an integrated suite of financial and human capital management solutions to the K-12 education market through its flagship product, Infinite Visions® enterprise software.
buyer: Tyler Technologies, Inc. (TYL:$1,753.59)
Tyler Technologies is a leading provider of end-to-end information management solutions and services for local governments. Tyler partners with clients to enable the public sector–cities, counties, schools and other government entities–to become more efficient, more accessible, and more responsive. "
target: Windsor Management Group, LLC
Windsor Management Group, LLC provides an integrated suite of financial and human capital management solutions to the K-12 education market through its flagship product, Infinite Visions® enterprise software and iVisions™ Web Portal.
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closed 10/6/2021 via PR Newswire

Raptor Technologies, acquired CPOMS

synopsis: Raptor Technologies, the leading provider of school safety software to US schools, announced its acquisition of CPOMS, the top provider of student safeguarding software to schools in the United Kingdom.
buyer parent: Thoma Bravo, LLC
buyer: Raptor Technologies
Founded in 2002, Raptor has partnered with over 35,000 K-12 US schools to provide integrated visitor, volunteer, and emergency management software and services that cover the complete spectrum of school safety. "
target: CPOMS
CPOMS is the leading provider of SaaS safeguarding software to schools. CPOMS safeguarding software provides a student wellbeing framework to help schools protect children from harm, including documenting incidents such as abuse, neglect, cyberbullying, and other incidents.
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closed 11/9/2016 via Company Press Release

Accelerus, acquired Xuno

synopsis: Australian school software developer, Accelerus, has expanded its already successful product line with the acquisition of the school management software Xuno. Xuno provides intuitive, easy-to-use, web-based software to help schools manage their student wellbeing, engagement, attendance, assessment, and parent/family communication.
buyer: Accelerus
Accelerus develops the most well designed, easy to use and intuitive assessment and reporting software for schools, from foundation through to year 12, across Government, Catholic and Independent schools. "
target: Xuno
Xuno is a leading educational software developer based in Melbourne, Australia. They provide intuitive, easy-to-use, web-based software to help schools manage their student wellbeing, engagement, attendance, assessment, and parent/family communication.
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closed 3/17/2014 via PR Web

Netchemia, acquired SchoolSpring

synopsis: Netchemia, LLC, the leading provider of cloud-based talent management software specifically developed for K-12 educational organizations, has completed the acquisition of online recruiting and application management provider SchoolSpring, Inc.
buyer: Netchemia
Netchemia is the leading provider of cloud-based talent management software specifically developed for K-12 educational organizations. They believe that by providing school districts with intuitive software to recruit the best teachers, they can help them dramatically affect student achievement. "
target: SchoolSpring
SchoolSpring is the premier online employment source for educators. Through its innovative services, SchoolSpring offers a direct channel that connects the best educators with the right jobs.
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closed 10/30/2020 via Company Press Release

PowerSchool Group LLC, acquired Hoonuit

synopsis: PowerSchool, the largest U.S. provider of K-12 education technology solutions, announced that it has acquired Hoonuit, a leading provider of data management and analytics solutions in education that is on a mission to empower educators and communities with knowledge and insights to improve student outcomes.
buyer parent: Onex Corporation
buyer: PowerSchool Group LLC (:$528.60)
PowerSchool's mission is to power the education ecosystem with unified technology that helps educators and students realize their potential. PowerSchool helps schools and districts efficiently manage instruction, grading, attendance, analytics, state reporting, talent, finance, and HR. "
target parent: Renovus Capital
target: Hoonuit
Hoonuit, a leading provider of data management and analytics solutions in education, is on a mission to empower educators and communities with knowledge and insights to improve student outcomes. Hoonuit supports more than 300 active implementations nationwide and serves over five million students.
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closed 4/23/2007 via BusinessWire

Turning Technologies, LLC, acquired Totus, LLC

synopsis: Today, Turning Technologies, LLC has acquired the assets of Totus, LLC, a Columbus, Ohio based educational technology company. This acquisition will allow Turning Technologies to expand its current educational assessment product line to include Totus’ premier solution, which is being released by Turning as VantagePoint.
buyer parent: Talisman Capital
buyer: Turning Technologies, LLC
Turning Technologies, LLC develops interactive response systems utilizing the latest software and hardware tools available and transforms them into state of the art applications for audience response. "
target: Totus, LLC
Totus, LLC is an educational technology company. Totus’ premier solution VantagePoint is a web-based data assessment management system for K-12 teachers and school administrators. VantagePoint is a student data tracking system.
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closed 11/24/2021 via Company Press Release

IRIS Software Group Limited, acquired Every

synopsis: IRIS Software Group, one of the UK’s largest software companies, has acquired Every, a leading compliance and HR management solution provider for the education sector in the UK. Every provides easy to use, practical software that allows schools and Multi-Academy Trusts (MATs) to easily manage their compliance requirements and HR operations.
buyer parent: HgCapital
buyer: IRIS Software Group Limited
IRIS is a leading global provider of mission critical software and services and one of UK’s largest privately held software companies. IRIS provides finance, productivity, engagement, HR, and payroll software solutions and services for accountancy firms, businesses, and educational organisations. "
target: Every
Every is a leading compliance and HR management solution provider for the education sector in the UK. Every provides easy to use, practical software that allows schools and Multi-Academy Trusts (MATs) to easily manage their compliance requirements and HR operations.
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closed 12/30/2021 via BusinessWire

IRIS Software Group Limited, acquired AccountantsWorld

synopsis: IRIS Software Group, a leading global software provider of accountancy solutions, has acquired AccountantsWorld, a leader in cloud software for professional accountants. AccountantsWorld helps accountants to strengthen their client relationships and raise their profits. They offer software solutions for Client Accounting Services and payroll.
buyer parent: HgCapital
buyer: IRIS Software Group Limited
IRIS is a leading global provider of mission critical software and services and one of UK’s largest privately held software companies. IRIS provides finance, productivity, engagement, HR, and payroll software solutions and services for accountancy firms, businesses, and educational organisations. "
target: AccountantsWorld
AccountantsWorld is a leader in cloud software for professional accountants. AccountantsWorld helps accountants to strengthen their client relationships and raise their profits. They offer software solutions for Client Accounting Services and payroll.
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closed 11/24/2021 via Company Press Release

IRIS Software Group Limited, acquired Every

synopsis: IRIS Software Group, one of the UK’s largest software companies, has acquired Every, a leading compliance and HR management solution provider for the education sector in the UK. Every provides easy to use, practical software that allows schools and Multi-Academy Trusts (MATs) to easily manage their compliance requirements and HR operations.
buyer parent: HgCapital
buyer: IRIS Software Group Limited
IRIS is a leading global provider of mission critical software and services and one of UK’s largest privately held software companies. IRIS provides finance, productivity, engagement, HR, and payroll software solutions and services for accountancy firms, businesses, and educational organisations. "
target: Every
Every is a leading compliance and HR management solution provider for the education sector in the UK. Every provides easy to use, practical software that allows schools and Multi-Academy Trusts (MATs) to easily manage their compliance requirements and HR operations.
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closed 7/23/2021 via BusinessWire

IRIS Software Group Limited, acquired Doc.It Inc.

synopsis: IRIS Software Group, a leading global software provider of accountancy solutions, has acquired Canada-based Doc.It, the industry-leading document management software provider for CPA firms across North America. This acquisition will extend IRIS' innovative solutions to serve accountancy customers across North America.
buyer parent: HgCapital
buyer: IRIS Software Group Limited
IRIS is a leading global provider of mission critical software and services and one of UK’s largest privately held software companies. IRIS provides finance, productivity, engagement, HR, and payroll software solutions and services for accountancy firms, businesses, and educational organisations. "
target: Doc.It Inc.
Based in Canada, Doc.It provides document management, workflow, document storage, and web portal products that help accounting firms ease the administrative workload and improve data security around repeatable processes as they go about their accounting, tax, audit, and assurance work.
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closed 1/20/2021 via BusinessWire

IRIS Software Group Limited, acquired Senta

synopsis: IRIS Software Group, one of the UK’s largest software companies, has acquired Senta, a cloud-based practice management software solution in the UK. Senta helps accountants and bookkeepers to grow their firms and deliver better services to their clients. Their software features solutions for CRM, workflow and tasks, document management, and more.
buyer parent: HgCapital
buyer: IRIS Software Group Limited
IRIS Software Group is the UK’s largest privately held software company and the most trusted provider of mission-critical software and services. Using their applications, critical operational tasks are done right first time, every time, so organizations can look forward and thrive with confidence. "
target: Senta
Senta is a cloud-based practice management software solution in the UK. Senta helps accountants and bookkeepers to grow their firms and deliver better services to their clients. Their software features solutions for CRM, workflow and tasks, document management, client portals, and more.
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closed 1/8/2021 via BusinessWire

IRIS Software Group Limited, acquired Staffology

synopsis: IRIS Software Group, one of the UK’s largest software companies, announced it has acquired Staffology, a UK cloud payroll software platform built on a comprehensive, open Application Programming Interface (API), enabling integration with other products.
buyer parent: HgCapital
buyer: IRIS Software Group Limited
IRIS Software Group is the UK’s largest privately held software company and the most trusted provider of mission-critical software and services. Using their applications, critical operational tasks are done right first time, every time, so organizations can look forward and thrive with confidence. "
target: Staffology
Founded in 2018, Staffology is cloud payroll software built on a comprehensive, open Application Programming Interface (API), enabling integration with other products.
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closed 10/20/2020 via BusinessWire

IRIS Software Group Limited, acquired iSAMS Independent Ltd

synopsis: IRIS Software Group, one of the UK’s largest privately held software companies, has acquired iSAMS, a leading, fully integrated, online school management system. iSAMS is transforming the way schools store, manage and communicate information.
buyer parent: HgCapital
buyer: IRIS Software Group Limited
IRIS Software Group is the UK’s largest privately held software company and the most trusted provider of mission-critical software and services. Using their applications, critical operational tasks are done right first time, every time, so organizations can look forward and thrive with confidence. "
target: iSAMS Independent Ltd
iSAMS is the market leader in web based, multi-platform education administration solutions. Transforming the way schools store, manage and communicate information, iSAMS offers a world-class Management Information System that is intuitive to use, flexible in its approach and accessible globally.
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closed 9/5/2019 via BusinessWire

IRIS Software Group Limited, acquired Innervision

synopsis: IRIS Software Group, the UK’s largest privately held software company, has acquired Innervision, a global provider of lease accounting software, lease management consultancy and services.
buyer parent: HgCapital
buyer: IRIS Software Group Limited
IRIS Software Group is the UK’s largest privately held software company and the most trusted provider of mission-critical software and services. Using their applications, critical operational tasks are done right first time, every time, so organizations can look forward and thrive with confidence. "
target: Innervision
Innervision are global leaders in lease management and optimisation. Working with some of the most powerful and prolific brands globally, Innervision provides ongoing support and management throughout the full lease life-cycle, across all industry sectors and equipment asset categories.
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announced 8/14/2019 via BusinessWire

IRIS Software Group Limited, will acquire FMP Global

synopsis: IRIS Software Group, the UK’s largest privately held software company and the most trusted provider of mission-critical software and services, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire FMP Global, a leading provider of payroll and HR services to international and UK based Small and Medium sized Enterprises.
buyer parent: HgCapital
buyer: IRIS Software Group Limited
IRIS Software Group is the UK’s largest privately held software company and the most trusted provider of mission-critical software and services. Using their applications, critical operational tasks are done right first time, every time, so organizations can look forward and thrive with confidence. "
target: FMP Global
Headquartered in the UK is a leading provider of payroll and HR services to small and medium sized enterprises. They can now handle payroll in over 135 countries, giving them the greatest breadth in payroll service provision.
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closed 1/8/2019 via BusinessWire

IRIS Software Group Limited, acquired BioStore

synopsis: IRIS Software Group, the UK’s leading business-critical software provider, announced the acquisition of BioStore Ltd, a principal provider of identity management and cashless catering solutions to UK schools and businesses.
buyer parent: HgCapital
buyer: IRIS Software Group Limited
IRIS Software Group is the 6th largest privately-owned software supplier in the UK. IRIS offers the greatest range of specialist accountancy, financial management, human resource management, payroll and education solutions, delivered as a choice of integrated on premise and cloud-based applications."
target: BioStore
BioStore develops identity management technologies. BioStore’s identity management and cashless catering solutions are used by over 3,000 UK schools and sixth form colleges to improve and streamline access control and how catering services are delivered.
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closed 5/23/2018 via PR Newswire

IRIS Software Group Limited, acquired Taxfiler

synopsis: IRIS Software Group, the UK's leading business-critical software provider, is announcing it has acquired Taxfiler, the cloud tax and accounts provider for small accountancy practices. Taxfiler complements the IRIS portfolio which includes Keytime, PTP and IRIS, to offer a specific solution for the needs of every size of business.
buyer parent: HgCapital
buyer: IRIS Software Group Limited
IRIS Software Group is the 6th largest privately-owned software supplier in the UK. IRIS offers the greatest range of specialist accountancy, financial management, human resource management, payroll and education solutions, delivered as a choice of integrated on premise and cloud-based applications."
target: Taxfiler
Taxfiler is the cloud tax and accounts provider for small accountancy practices. Taxfiler has established itself as a cloud-based monthly subscription service for agents and accountants to submit statutory accounts and tax returns for companies, partnerships, individuals and trusts.
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closed 4/5/2018 via PR Newswire

IRIS Software Group Limited, acquired Contact Group

synopsis: IRIS Software Group, the UK's business critical software provider, has acquired Contact Group, a leading provider of parental engagement and truancy management software to UK schools. Contact Group's award-winning parent engagement software is used by 2,000 UK schools, nurseries and sixth form colleges to help improve school-home communications.
buyer parent: HgCapital
buyer: IRIS Software Group Limited
IRIS Software Group is the 6th largest privately-owned software supplier in the UK. IRIS offers the greatest range of specialist accountancy, financial management, human resource management, payroll and education solutions, delivered as a choice of integrated on premise and cloud-based applications."
target: Contact Group
Contact Group is a leading provider of parental engagement and truancy management software to UK schools. Contact Group's multi-award-winning parent engagement software is used by 2,000 UK schools, nurseries and sixth form colleges to help improve school-home communications.
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closed 10/5/2017 via PR Newswire

IRIS Software Group Limited, acquired ParentMail

synopsis: IRIS Software Group, a provider of business critical software in the UK, has acquired ParentMail, a provider of communication and payment collection software for schools. ParentMail offers a range of cloud-based applications which include text and email communications, online payment collection, online forms for obtaining permissions and more.
buyer parent: HgCapital
buyer: IRIS Software Group Limited
IRIS is one of the most trusted business critical software and services providers in the UK. Iris offers the greatest range of specialist accountancy, financial management, human resource management and payroll solutions - delivered as a choice of integrated on premise software and cloud-based apps."
target: ParentMail
ParentMail offers schools a new way to communicate with parents. Over 4,500 organisations use ParentMail to communicate to and collect payments from parents. The company offers a range of cloud-based applications which include text and email communications, online payment collection, and more.
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closed 5/24/2017 via PR Newswire

IRIS Software Group Limited, acquired Results Squared Limited

synopsis: Leading UK business-critical software provider, IRIS Software Group, is announcing it has acquired Results Squared. Results Squared offers a range of solutions including School Asset Manager, a complete asset management system using the latest cloud and mobile app technology. This is complemented with a parent engagement service.
buyer parent: HgCapital
buyer: IRIS Software Group Limited
IRIS is one of the most trusted business critical software and services providers in the UK. Iris offers the greatest range of specialist accountancy, financial management, human resource management and payroll solutions - delivered as a choice of integrated on premise software and cloud-based apps."
target: Results Squared Limited
Results Squared offers a range of solutions including School Asset Manager, a complete asset management system using the latest cloud and mobile app technology. This is complemented with a parent engagement service, allowing schools to securely engage with parents.
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closed 1/5/2017 via Company Press Release

IRIS Software Group Limited, acquired PS Financials

synopsis: Accountancy and human capital management software provider IRIS Software Group, announced it has acquired financial management software firm PS Financials. Peterborough-headquartered PS Financials provides accounting, purchasing, budgeting and reporting software to more than 2,900 organizations.
buyer parent: HgCapital
buyer: IRIS Software Group Limited
IRIS Software Group is the UK's market leading provider of business critical software and services to the UK accountancy and payroll sectors. IRIS offers customers the broadest range of specialist accountancy software and services. "
target: PS Financials
PS Financials is the author of award winning financial accounting, order processing, budgeting, billing, project control, consolidation, and process automation software used by organisations across the globe in Europe, Africa, the Middle East, Asia, Australasia and the Americas.
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closed 4/20/2016 via BNC Analysis

IRIS Software Group Limited, acquired Octopus HR

synopsis: IRIS Software Group has announced the acquisition of award-winning technology firm Octopus HR. The Octopus SaaS-based HR solution has dominated the industry’s ‘micro to SME business’ segment since 2002.
buyer parent: HgCapital
buyer: IRIS Software Group Limited
IRIS Software Group is the UK's market leading provider of business critical software and services to the UK accountancy and payroll sectors. IRIS offers customers the broadest range of specialist accountancy software and services. "
target: Octopus HR
Octopus is the award-winning, purpose-built web-based HR system. Delivered on demand, online it lets hr, managers and employees carry out all their day-to-day HR management and reporting tasks easily, when they want.
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closed 4/25/2014 via Company Press Release

IRIS Software Group Limited, acquired Cascade HR

synopsis: IRIS Software Group, the UK market leader in accountancy and payroll software, is announcing that it has agreed to acquire Cascade Human Resources, a leading provider of HR and payroll solutions.
buyer parent: HgCapital
buyer: IRIS Software Group Limited
IRIS Software Group is the UK's market leading provider of business critical software and services to the UK accountancy and payroll sectors. IRIS offers customers the broadest range of specialist accountancy software and services. "
target: Cascade HR
Cascade Human Resources is a leading provider of HR and payroll solutions. Founded in 1992 by Alan Jones and his fellow directors, Cascade has carefully evolved a market-leading HR suite based on robust technology, excellent client services and support.
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announced 10/17/2013 via Company Press Release

IRIS Software Group Limited, will acquire KashFlow Software Ltd.

synopsis: IRIS Software Group, an industry champion in accountancy and payroll solutions, is delighted to announce that it has agreed to acquire KashFlow, the cloud-based bookkeeping software developer, in a move that will extend its position as a leading cloud software and services provider for the UK’s 4.8 million small and medium-sized businesses.
buyer parent: HgCapital
buyer: IRIS Software Group Limited
IRIS Software Group is the UK’s largest private software house supplying business management solutions to over 60,000 customers, from start-ups to large organisations. Its offers Accountancy Practice Solutions, Legal Solutions, Not-for-profit Solutions, Payroll & HR Solutions, and more. "
target: KashFlow Software Ltd.
KashFlow provides intuitive online accounting software for small business owners. With KashFlow’s invoice software, users can easily customise and edit invoices. KashFlow can automate recurring purchases and produce on-screen, as CSV files or as PDFs to attach to emails.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$3
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/8/2011 via PE Hub

HgCapital, acquired IRIS Software Group Limited

synopsis: HgCapital Trust plc announced the acquisition, by HgCapital, of a majority stake in IRIS Accountancy Solutions, or IAS, and IRIS Software Group, or ISG, from Hellman & Friedman, a US-based private equity firm. IRIS is the UK’s largest private software house supplying business management solutions to over 60,000 customers.
buyer: HgCapital
HgCapital is a leading investor in the European private equity market. Successor to Mercury Private Equity, which was acquired by Merrill Lynch. Mercury Private Equity staff acquired the business from Merrill Lynch and renamed it HgCapital. HgCapital has funds under management of €2.5 billion. "
target parent: Hellman & Friedman LLC
target: IRIS Software Group Limited
IRIS Software Group is the UK’s largest private software house supplying business management solutions to over 60,000 customers, from start-ups to large organisations. Its offers Accountancy Practice Solutions, Legal Solutions, Not-for-profit Solutions, Payroll & HR Solutions, and more.
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closed 6/11/2007 via Company Press Release

Hellman & Friedman LLC, acquired Iris Software

synopsis: Investment partnerships affiliated with Hellman & Friedman LLC a leading global private equity group specialising in various service sectors including software, financial services and media, has majority funded the £500 million merger and recapitalization of IRIS Software Group Limited and Computer Software Group.
buyer: Hellman & Friedman LLC
Founded in San Francisco in 1984, Hellman & Friedman has raised over $25 billion of committed capital and invested in over 60 companies across three principal offices in London, New York and San Francisco. "
target parent: HgCapital
target: Iris Software
IRIS Group is the leading provider of accountancy and business software to accountants in practice and small businesses in the UK. Over 8,000 accountancy practices and 20,000 small businesses use IRIS Tax, Accounts, Time & Fees, Bookkeeping and Payroll software.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$93
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
announced 8/16/2022 via BusinessWire

The Sage Group plc., will acquire Lockstep Network

synopsis: The Sage Group plc, the global leader in accounting, financial, HR, and payroll technology for small and mid-sized businesses, will acquire Lockstep, the leader in connecting the world’s accounting teams. The acquisition brings the resources of Sage to Lockstep to accelerate the pursuit of automating accounting workflows between companies.
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: Lockstep Network
Lockstep connects the world’s accounting teams to help them work better together. The pioneer in Connected Accounting, Lockstep develops tools and platforms for fintech developers and accounting teams to automate workflows between the accounting systems that are at the heart of all businesses.
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closed 8/3/2022 via BusinessWire

PayStand, acquired Yaydoo

synopsis: Paystand, the leader in blockchain-enabled accounts receivable and B2B payments, announced the acquisition of Yaydoo, the leader in accounts payable, cash flow management, and liquidity solutions in Mexico and LATAM.
buyer: PayStand
Paystand is the leader in blockchain-enabled accounts receivable and B2B payments. Using blockchain and cloud technology, Paystand makes it possible to digitize receivables, automate processing, reduce time-to-cash, eliminate transaction fees, and enable new revenue. "
target: Yaydoo
Yaydoo builds and distributes financial automation technologies that help businesses streamline B2B payments using software focused on procurement, spend management, accounts payable, and accounts receivable processes.
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closed 7/12/2022 via BusinessWire

BigTime Software, acquired Projector PSA Inc

synopsis: BigTime Software, the premier provider of cloud-based software for professional services firms, has announced the acquisition of Projector PSA, a leading provider of cloud-based PSA software to the middle market.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: BigTime Software
BigTime Software, Inc. is dedicated to developing practice management tools that help growing professional services firms track, manage and invoice their time. Its award-winning solutions are designed to speak the language of consultants of all stripes, from engineering to IT services. "
target: Projector PSA Inc
Projector PSA, Inc. is a leading developer of cloud-based professional services automation software working with hundreds of professional services organizations around the globe.
price ($mm)
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closed 3/25/2022 via BNC Analysis

ECIT AS, acquired Catacloud

synopsis: ECIT, an accounting and IT services provider in Norway, has acquired a 50.1% stake in Catacloud, a Norwegian software company that makes accounting and business management easy and accessible for everyone. Catacloud offers solutions for accounting, timekeeping, project management, and more.
buyer: ECIT AS (OB:ECIT:$276.18)
ECIT is an accounting and IT services provider in Norway. ECIT helps companies to more efficiently run and optimize their business. They provide outsourcing services for accounting, payroll, IT, and business solutions. "
target: Catacloud
Catacloud is a Norwegian software company that makes accounting and business management easy and accessible for everyone. Catacloud provides tools that provide users with a full overview of their business. Their platform offers solutions for accounting, timekeeping, project management, and more.
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announced 3/23/2022 via BNC Analysis

Billomat GmbH & Co. KG will be merged with aifinyo AG,

synopsis: aifinyo AG will acquire Billomat GmbH & Co. KG. Germany-based Billomat provides thousands of entrepreneurs with cloud-based accounting software with various functions for everything to do with incoming and outgoing invoices. Through the merger of the two companies, aifinyo is expanding its billing business segment.
buyer: aifinyo AG (MUN:EBE:$46.26)
aifinyo is the reliable smart billing partner for entrepreneurs and freelancers to automate the processing, financing and payment of invoices. The fintech operates a unique platform for all aspects of invoice and liquidity management, including uncomplicated financing solutions. "
target: Billomat GmbH & Co. KG
Germany-based Billomat provides thousands of entrepreneurs with cloud-based accounting software with various functions for everything to do with incoming and outgoing invoices. Billomat automates the creation of invoices, offers, etc. with its digital accounting software.
price ($mm)
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closed 3/9/2022 via Company Press Release

Ultimate Kronos Group, acquired Ascentis Software

synopsis: UKG Inc., a leading global provider of human capital management (HCM), payroll, HR service delivery, and workforce management solutions, announced it has acquired Ascentis Corporation. Ascentis is a provider of full-suite HR and workforce management solutions that has grown from 860 customers to 4,800 customers.
buyer parent: Hellman & Friedman LLC
buyer: Ultimate Kronos Group
Ultimate Kronos Group (UKG) is a leading global provider of HCM, payroll, HR service delivery, and workforce management solutions. UKG delivers award-winning solutions to help organizations drive better business outcomes, improve HR effectiveness, and streamline the payroll process. "
target: Ascentis Software
Headquartered in Eden Prairie, Minnesota, Ascentis is a provider of full-suite HR and workforce management solutions that has grown from 860 customers to 4,800 customers. Their full suite of workforce solutions helps keep clients compliant, productive and profitable.
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closed 10/7/2021 via GlobeNewswire

FreshBooks (Canada), acquired FastBill GmbH

synopsis: FreshBooks, a leading cloud accounting software provider with paying customers in 160+ countries, has announced the acquisition of FastBill, one of Germany's leading cloud accounting and invoicing software solutions.
buyer: FreshBooks (Canada)
FreshBooks is a leading cloud accounting software provider with paying customers in 160+ countries. Its owner-first accounting platform takes an easy-to-use approach to managing finances, billing, payments, and client engagement. "
target: FastBill GmbH
FastBill is one of Germany's leading cloud accounting and invoicing software solutions. They help self-employed professionals, small businesses, and startups maintain better control of their finances through electronic invoice management, reporting, and access to tax advisory services.
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closed 4/30/2021 via PR Newswire

PrimePay, acquired SyncHR

synopsis: PrimePay, a national payroll, human capital management (HCM), and benefit services company, announced it is acquiring SyncHR, a leading all-in-one HR, payroll and benefits management software provider purposely-built for mid-sized enterprises.
buyer parent: Aquiline Capital Partners
buyer: PrimePay
Since 1986, PrimePay has been helping small businesses get time back in their day to focus on what matters most. This is possible through their payroll, HR, Time Clock and benefits admin services that help to ensure compliance and provide exceptional support during the employee lifecycle. "
target: SyncHR
SyncHR is a pioneer and expert in the HR, Benefits and Payroll space. SyncHR is innovative and unique by using Object Oriented, Open Source technology to dramatically simplify HR operations resulting in a much smaller code base allowing faster changes, implementation and integrations.
price ($mm)
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announced 12/16/2020 via BNC Analysis

Konfío, will acquire Gestionix

synopsis: Konfío, the largest online lending platform for SMEs in Mexico, will acquire Gestionix, a Mexican company that develops cloud enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems for SMEs and their accountants. Gestionix's ERP system simplifies operations and provides solutions for inventory, accounting, billing, and more.
buyer: Konfío
Konfío is the largest online lending platform for small and medium businesses in Mexico. Konfío helps companies to achieve economic growth through the access of credit solutions with a proprietary algorithm that combines data and technology to measure creditworthiness in a matter of minutes. "
target: Gestionix
Gestionix is a Mexican company that develops cloud enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems for SMEs and their accountants. Gestionix helps SMEs to more efficiently manage their business. Their ERP system simplifies operations and provides solutions for inventory, accounting, billing, and more.
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closed 11/17/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Aptean, acquired Open Systems, Inc.

synopsis: Aptean, a global provider of mission-critical enterprise software solutions, announced the acquisition of Open Systems Adaptable Solutions (OSAS), a leading enterprise resource planning (ERP) software solution provider.
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: Open Systems, Inc.
Open Systems, Inc. is a leading provider of powerful business, accounting, CRM, ERP, and mobile software solutions for organizations in many industries, including distribution, manufacturing, and nonprofit. Open Systems has served customers with cutting-edge technologies, and business solutions.
price ($mm)
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closed 8/5/2020 via Company Press Release

Visma Advantage, acquired Yuki

synopsis: Visma, the leading provider of business software and business processes for accounting & payroll, has acquired Yuki, an all-in-one accounting platform and the very first self-learning community driven, full automatic accounting software in the world. Yuki is based in the Netherlands.
buyer: Visma Advantage
Visma is the leading provider of business software and business processes for accounting & payroll. The group comprises five business areas which are Visma Software, Visma BPO Accounting & Payroll, Visma Procurement & Collecting, Visma Retail and Visma System Development & Integration. "
target: Yuki
Yuki is an all-in-one accounting platform and the very first self-learning community driven, full automatic accounting software in the world. They are based in the Netherlands.
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closed 2/28/2020 via Company Press Release

Vela Software, acquired Foresiight

synopsis: Vela Software Group, a global provider of software solutions to several vertical industries, has acquired Foresiight, an Australian privately owned company that develops, implements and supports businesses with all-in-one business management software.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: Vela Software
Vela Software Group is a global provider of software solutions to several vertical industries. As an Operating Group of Constellation Software, Vela acquires, manages, and builds specific software businesses which provide specialized, mission-critical software solutions. "
target: Foresiight
Foresiight is an Australian privately owned company that develops, implements and supports businesses with all-in-one business management software. They integrate point of sale, accounting, small business stock control and mobile commerce applications with their market leading software solutions.
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announced 4/25/2019 via Company Press Release

Francisco Partners Management LLC, will acquire PayScale

synopsis: Francisco Partners, a leading global private equity firm specializing in technology and technology-enabled services businesses, will be acquiring PayScale, a company that offers modern compensation software and the most precise, real-time, data-driven insights for employees and employers alike.
buyer: Francisco Partners Management LLC
Francisco Partners is a leading global private equity firm specializing in technology and technology-enabled services businesses. FP has invested in and acquired over 200 technology companies, making it one of the most active and longstanding investors in the technology industry. "
target parent: Warburg Pincus
target: PayScale
PayScale offers modern compensation software and the most precise, real-time, data-driven insights for employees and employers alike. More than 7,000 customers, from small businesses to Fortune 500 companies, use PayScale to power pay decisions for more than 18 million employees.
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closed 5/8/2019 via BusinessWire

Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co., acquired MYOB Limited

synopsis: Global investment firm KKR has acquired MYOB Group, a leading provider of online business management solutions. It makes business life easier for approximately 1.2 million businesses and accountants across Australia and New Zealand by simplifying accounting, payroll, tax, practice management, CRM, job costing, inventory and more.
buyer: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (KKR:$16,236.15)
KKR is a leading global investment firm that manages multiple alternative asset classes, including private equity, growth equity, energy, infrastructure, real estate and credit, with strategic manager partnerships that manage hedge funds. "
target: MYOB Limited (ASX:MYO:$312.12)
MYOB Group Ltd is a leading provider of online business management solutions. It makes business life easier for approximately 1.2 million businesses and accountants across Australia and New Zealand by simplifying accounting, payroll, tax, practice management, CRM, job costing, inventory and more.
price ($mm)[EV]
$1,138 [$1,439]*
rev ($mm)
$317
EBITDA ($mm)
$95
EV / rev
5.5x
EV / EBITDA
18.2x
closed 8/1/2018 via PR Newswire

ADP, LLC, acquired Celergo LLC

synopsis: ADP, one of the world’s largest and most experienced HR providers, announced that it has acquired Celergo, a leading provider of global payroll management services. Celergo offers multi-country payroll and combines a proprietary cloud-based technology platform with a local provider network to enable timely, accurate and compliant payroll.
buyer: ADP, LLC (ADP:$15,367.00)
ADP LLC gives companies of every size the tools to help thrive. ADP helps businesses from payroll, benefits and regulatory compliance to talent management and analytics. ADP offers clients recruit-to-retire services and solutions that help them build the team that will take them into the future. "
target: Celergo LLC
Celergo offers multi-country payroll in 150 countries and combines a proprietary cloud-based technology platform with a local provider network to enable timely, accurate and compliant payroll. With comprehensive solutions, Celergo has steadily grown its client base, coverage and network.
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closed 5/28/2018 via Company Press Release

GUS Group AG & Co KG, acquired K+H Software GmbH & Co.KG

synopsis: The GUS Group, a provider of corporate ERP solutions for the process and logistics industries, has acquired K+H Software, a German provider of accounting software solutions. K+H Software's web-based software provides solutions for financial accounting, asset accounting, and cost accounting.
buyer parent: Elvaston Capital Management GmbH
buyer: GUS Group AG & Co KG
The GUS Group provides corporate ERP solutions for the process and logistics industries. Since its founding in 1980, the Group has been pursuing a consistent process orientation along the entire supply chain. More than 200 employees work for the company around the globe. "
target: K+H Software GmbH & Co.KG
K+H Software is a German provider of accounting software solutions. Their web-based software provides solutions for financial accounting, asset accounting, and cost accounting. Their software is used by companies various industries, including logistics, food and beverage, pharmaceutical, and more.
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announced 2/2/2018 via Company Press Release

Verdane Capital, will purchase FPS and Banking Businesses from BasWare Oyj

synopsis: Basware Corporation has signed an agreement to sell its Financial Performance Solutions and Banking businesses to Verdane Capital, an active owner of technology-enabled growth companies in Northern Europe.
buyer: Verdane Capital
Verdane is a Nordic private equity company which through its funds invests in software, consumer internet, energy and high-technology industry companies. Verdane’s funds are distinctive in that they can invest in either entire investment portfolio, parts of a portfolio or entire target companies. "
seller: BasWare Oyj (HLSE:BAS1V:$184.50)
Basware's Financial Performances Services (FPS) is Finland’s leading provider of financial consolidation and reporting software. Basware's Banking services is a payment automation solutions provider for companies and organisations of all sizes.
price ($mm)
$43
rev ($mm)
$19
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.3x
EV / EBITDA
announced 11/16/2017 via Company Press Release

Tricor Group, will acquire Orisoft Technology Sdn Bhd

synopsis: Tricor Group, Asia's leading provider of integrated business, corporate and investor services, will acquire Orisoft Technology, a leading provider of Human Capital Management technology solutions in Asia. Orisoft's solutions are highly scalable, empowering small and large businesses to operate efficiently in the area of people management.
buyer: Tricor Group
Tricor Group (Tricor) is Asia's leading provider of integrated business, corporate and investor services. As a business enabler, Tricor provides outsourced expertise across payroll, accounting, corporate secretarial, and investor services. "
target: Orisoft Technology Sdn Bhd
Orisoft is a provider of Human Capital Management technology solutions in Asia. Orisoft's technology solutions are highly scalable, empowering small businesses and large multinational corporations to operate efficiently in the area of people management so they can focus on growing their brands.
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announced 11/8/2017 via Reuters

Money Forward, Inc., will acquire Streamed

synopsis: Money Forward, a provider of online personal accounting for individuals, will acquire Klavis Inc., developer of Streamed. Streamed is a cloud-based accounting and book keeping platform that allows companies to easily keep track of all their receipts. Streamed can convert 100 receipts into data within 15 minutes and has a 99.9% accuracy rating.
buyer: Money Forward, Inc. (TSE:3994:$59.06)
Money Forward provides online personal accounting for individuals, allowing them to easily manage their daily expenses by integrating with their bank passbooks and credit purchase history with information scraped from their web bank and credit accounts. "
target: Streamed
Klavis Inc. develops and provides Streamed, a cloud-based accounting and book keeping platform. Streamed allows companies to easily keep track of all their receipts. The platform can convert 100 receipts into data within 15 minutes and has a 99.9% accuracy rating.
price ($mm)
$7.04
rev ($mm)
$1
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
8.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/30/2017 via BusinessWire

ZeroChaos, acquired Loki Systems

synopsis: ZeroChaos, a global provider of workforce management solutions, announced that it has acquired Loki Management Systems. Loki Systems is a Canada-based leading developer of workforce management software for global enterprises with complex staff scheduling and payroll requirements.
buyer parent: Carlyle Group
buyer: ZeroChaos
ZeroChaos is a global provider of workforce management solutions that help organizations achieve greater management and financial control of their workforce. Their solutions enable procurement and human resources to improve visibility into contingent labor spend and talent pools. "
target: Loki Systems
Loki Systems, based in Canada, is a leading developer of workforce management software under the Advanced Payroll for Microsoft Dynamics 365 and StaffRight brands. Loki serves enterprise-level organizations with complex staff scheduling and payroll requirements.
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year
2022
rev ($mm)
$1,846.00
EBITDA ($mm)
$458.00
EBIT ($mm)
$371.00
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: ASX:XRO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Xero Limited
Xero Limited
Xero provides online accounting software and services for small to medium sized businesses. Its accounting system has a cashbook, automated daily bank feeds, invoicing, debtors, creditors, sales tax and reporting.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$644.37
EBITDA ($mm)
$24.81
EBIT ($mm)
$14.88
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
4187
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Ticker: ASX:RKN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Reckon Limited
Reckon Limited
Reckon Limited (RKN) is an Australian publicly listed company well known as a leading provider of software solutions for accounting and bookkeeping professionals, as well as small to medium sized businesses, small office/home office users and personal wealth management.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$54.95
EBITDA ($mm)
$9.52
EBIT ($mm)
$8.47
Net Income ($mm)
$5.93
Employees
118
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Ticker: MUN:EBE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
aifinyo AG
aifinyo AG
aifinyo is the reliable smart billing partner for entrepreneurs and freelancers to automate the processing, financing and payment of invoices. The fintech operates a unique platform for all aspects of invoice and liquidity management, including uncomplicated financing solutions.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$46.26
EBITDA ($mm)
$2.38
EBIT ($mm)
$0.23
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
62
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Ticker:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Bill.com
Bill.com is a leading provider of cloud-based software that simplifies, digitizes, and automates back-office financial processes for small and mid-sized businesses. Bill.com's AI-enabled financial software platform provides an intelligent way to create and pay bills, send invoices, and get paid.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$202.10
EBITDA ($mm)
($49.01)
EBIT ($mm)
($53.51)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
618
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Ticker: PAY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Paymentus Corporation
Paymentus Corporation
Paymentus is a leading provider of cloud-based bill payment technology and solutions. The company's omni-channel platform provides consumers with easy-to-use, flexible and secure electronic bill payment experiences through their preferred payment channel and type.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$346.16
EBITDA ($mm)
$19.83
EBIT ($mm)
$17.33
Net Income ($mm)
$10.46
Employees
843
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Ticker: PCTY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Paylocity
Paylocity
Paylocity is a leading provider of cloud-based HR and payroll software solutions. Paylocity offers an intuitive, easy-to-use product suite that helps businesses tackle challenges while moving them toward the promise of tomorrow.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$681.53
EBITDA ($mm)
$84.95
EBIT ($mm)
$64.86
Net Income ($mm)
$89.29
Employees
4150
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Ticker: ASX:PYG
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
PayGroup Ltd
PayGroup Ltd
Headquartered in Melbourne Australia, PayGroup is the holding company of Pay Asia Pte Limited. Pay Asia, headquartered in Singapore, is a trusted provider of Multi-Country Payroll and cloud based Software as a Service (SaaS) Human Resource Outsourcing Solutions.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$10.29
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.02)
EBIT ($mm)
($0.09)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
229
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Ticker: US:SENCF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Serenic Corporation
Serenic Corporation
Serenic is an international software company that conducts its operations through three active wholly owned subsidiaries: Serenic Software, Inc. ("SSI"), Serenic Canada Inc. ("SCI") and Serenic Software (EMEA) Limited ("SSE").
year
2008
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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