M&A Deals

Broadridge Acquires Fiduciary Services and Competitive Intelligence Business from Thomson Reuters

 Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: BR) has signed an agreement with Thomson Reuters (NYSE: TRI) to acquire the Fiduciary Services and Competitive Intelligence unit from Thomson Reuters Lipper. Read more »

MasterCard to acquire APT for $600 Million

MasterCard today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Applied Predictive Technologies (APT) for $600 million, subject to customary purchase price adjustments. Applied Predictive Technologies is a leading cloud-based analytics provider. APT’s Test & Learn® platform helps companies tailor investments and maximize bottom-line impact by harnessing analytics to design, measure and calibrate marketing, merchandising,... more Read more »

Capgemini to acquire IGATE

Capgemini and IGATE today announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Capgemini will acquire IGATE for a cash consideration of $48 per share. The transaction will amount to $4.0 billion and is expected to be immediately accretive to Capgemini’s normalised Earnings Per Share (EPS)[1]. Read more »

Fidelity Life Association Selects Concentrix as Third Party Administrator

To enable faster product development, greater process automation and higher-quality interactions with its North American insurance clients, Fidelity Life Association (fidelitylife.com) has selected Concentrix Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary ofSYNNEX Corporation (NYSE: SNX), to process insurance claims and certain aspects of life insurance benefit plans through its Concentrix Insurance Solutions (CIS) third party administr Read more »

Global Market Sulutions Patrners with Mysis to provide additional European treasure and Capital markets project expertose

Misys, the leading financial software company, has signed an agreement with Global Market Solutions (GMS) to become a member of the InFusion Partner Programme. Read more »

JSE and Eris Exchange Announce Swap Futures Licensing Partnership

The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), Africa's largest exchange, today announced that it signed a multi-year licensing agreement with Eris Exchange (Eris), a U.S.-based futures exchange group, to list swap futures on the South African Exchange.The license agreement enables the JSE to launch multiple swap futures products based on the Eris Methodology, Eris' product design for constructing capital-efficient futures that replicate the economics... more Read more »

Skrill Group completes acquisition of Ukash

Skrill Group today announces that it has completed its acquisition of Ukash*.  This deal, which was announced in November 2014, extends the scale and reach of Skrill Group’s paysafecard, further enhancing its position as Europe’s most popular, proven and secure prepaid payment solutions for purchasing online.   Read more »

Heartland Payment Systems purchases Leaf

Heartland Payment Systems (NYSE:HPY), the nation's fifth largest payment processor and a leading provider of merchant business solutions, has  announced that it acquired Leaf, implementator of a mobile Point of Sale (POS) tablet specifically designed for commerce. Leaf’s cost-effective product helps retail stores, restaurants, and other local merchants improve the speed and ease of checkout and offers easy-to-use business management, analytics,... more Read more »

MasterCard Acquires ElectraCard Services

MasterCard (NYSE: MA) today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Opus Software Solutions Pvt. Ltd.,  (“Opus”) to acquire its subsidiary, ElectraCard Services Private Limited, (“ECS”), a leading global provider of software solutions and processing services for electronic payment and card systems. MasterCard previously had a minority investment in ECS. This transaction is anticipated to close in the second quarter of 2014. Read more »


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