M&A Deals

SailPoint to Acquire Whitebox Security to Secure and Manage Unstructured Data

SailPoint, the leader in identity and access management (IAM), today announced it has reached an agreement to acquire Whitebox Security, a provider of data access governance solutions that identify and protect sensitive data against internal and external threats. The Whitebox Security suite of solutions will continue to be available from SailPoint and will be rebranded as SecurityIQ. Read more »

Equiniti To Acquire Transglobal Payment Solutions

Equiniti, the leading provider of technology and solutions to some of the best known brands and public sector organisations in the UK, has exchanged contracts to acquire TransGlobal Payment Solutions (“TransGlobal”).  TransGlobal is the technology company that powers the platform for the Group’s foreign exchange payments business, Equiniti International Payments.  The acquisition is subject to certain procedural matters that are expected to be... more Read more »

Cardtronics Acquires Columbus Data Services

Cardtronics, Inc. (Nasdaq: CATM), the world’s largest retail ATM owner / operator, completed its acquisition of Columbus Data Services, LLC on July 1. Founded in 1999 and based in Dallas, Texas, CDS is a leading independent processor of ATM and payment card transactions, providing leading-edge solutions to ATM sales and service organizations and financial institutions. Read more »

Colliers International Group Acquired IDB Management

Colliers International Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CIGI) (TSX:CIG) announced today that it has acquired IDB Management ("IDB"), a leading asset and property management firm in Belgium. As part of the transaction, IDB will be rebranded as Colliers International and the principals will lead its asset and property management segment going forward. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Read more »

Solucom Announces Acquisition of Arthus Technologies

Solucom announces acquisition of Arthus Technologies (www.arthus-tech.com), a consulting firm based in Geneva (Switzerland). Arthus Technologies a specialised ICT consulting firm Founded in 2002, Arthus Technologies is a consulting firm specialised in Information and Communication Technologies (ICT). The company provides tailored solutions, ranging from strategic sourcing through to transformation management, designed to accompany its clients'... more Read more »

PayPal’s Acquisition Of Xoom Highlights Its Post eBay Strategy

Only weeks ahead of its demerger from parent company eBay, PayPal has recently announced the all-cash acquisition of cross-border P2P remittance provider Xoom for $25 per share, equivalent to $890m. This latest acquisition follows on the heels of other recent notable deals including in 2015 mobile wallet platform provider Paydiant for an estimated $280m, and new breed payments gateway provider Braintree, including its domestic P2P brand Venmo,... more Read more »

Markit completes acquisition of Information Mosaic

Markit (Nasdaq: MRKT), a leading global diversified provider of financial information services, today announced the completion of its acquisition of Information Mosaic, a leading software provider for corporate actions and post trade securities processing. The Information Mosaic business is being integrated into Markit’s Solutions division and will be led by Paul Taylor, managing director, reporting to Michele Trogni, managing director and... more Read more »

Capgemini Completes The Acquisition Of US-based IGATE Corporation

Capgemini, one of the world's foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of IGATE Corporation. IGATE Corporation is a prominent technology and services company headquartered in New Jersey with 2014 revenues of $1.3 billion. The transaction is expected to be accretive to Capgemini normalised Earnings Per Share (EPS) by at least 12% in 2016 and 16% in 2017. Read more »

Cisco Announces Intent to Acquire OpenDNS

Cisco announced its intent to acquire OpenDNS, a privately held security company based in San Francisco. OpenDNS provides advanced threat protection for any device, anywhere, anytime. The acquisition will boost Cisco's Security Everywhere approach by adding broad visibility and threat intelligence from the OpenDNS cloud delivered platform. Read more »

Deutsche Bourse To Buy SIX

Deutsche Boerse (DBAG) is in talks with Swiss Six Group to buy the remaining stakes in their joint ventures Stoxx and Indexium for 650 million Swiss francs ($692 million). The German exchange operator owns 50.1 percent of Stoxx AG and 49.9 percent of Indexium AG.  Read more »

Broadridge Completed Acquisition of Fiduciary Services and Competitive Intelligence Business

 Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR) has completed its acquisition of the Fiduciary Services and Competitive Intelligence unit from Thomson Reuters’ (NYSE: TRI) Lipper division. The acquisition expands Broadridge’s leading enterprise data and analytics solutions for mutual fund manufacturers, ETF issuers, and fund administrators, adding new global data and research capabilities. Broadridge announced its agreement to acquire the... more Read more »

Iress acquires Innergi

IRESS has agreed to acquire personal finance content provider, Innergi. Innergi is an established Australian-based business that enables financial advice practices and superannuation funds to better engage with their clients and members with timely and relevant content and digital delivery platform.  Read more »

NeoXam Acquires SmartCo

NeoXam, a leading provider of investment management software and services, has acquired SmartCo, an innovative enterprise data management software company, advancing NeoXam’s strategy to deliver cost effective, highly configurable solutions to the global asset management community. Read more »

Options Acquires Jake Roy Pillar

Options, the leading managed service and IT infrastructure provider to the global capital markets industry, has today announced the acquisition of Jake Roy Pillar LLC. Read more »

Markit to acquire Information Mosaic

Markit (Nasdaq: MRKT), a leading global diversified provider of financial information services, today announced that it has agreed to acquire Information Mosaic, a leading software provider for corporate actions and post trade securities processing.  Information Mosaic’s enterprise software will allow Markit to extend its corporate actions service to support the full corporate actions trade lifecycle and enhance Markit’s asset servicing... more Read more »


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