132 Acquisitions of Companies in the United Kingdom

January 15, 2023
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M&A activity has seen a steady increase across the globe over the past decade, especially in the United Kingdom. Startups and technology companies have become very popular with private equity firms, strategic buyers and even family offices.

In this blog post, we are taking a closer look at 132 acquisitions that took place in the United Kingdom .

Avacta Animal Health acquired by Nextmune

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$3,000,190

Announcement:

15 March 2022

Details about the company:

Avacta Animal Health offers veterinary laboratory services, diagnostic tests for surgeons' operating rooms, and laboratories on animal allergies.

Headquarter:

Wetherby, York, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Biotechnology, Health Care, Medical, Professional Services, Veterinary

Details about the buyer:

Dedicated to research, Nextmune is a multinational speciality pharma firm.

Headquarter:

High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Arden Partners acquired by The Ince Group

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$13,765,515

Announcement:

26 October 2021

Details about the company:

A variety of services are offered to corporate customers and stakeholders by the corporate advisors and multi-service stockbroker Arden.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Banking, Finance, Financial Services

Details about the buyer:

In addition to providing customers with legal services, Ince Group Plc also offers accounting, financial services, consultancy, and pensions advice.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Avocarrot acquired by Glispa

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$20,000,000

Announcement:

13 September 2016

Details about the company:

The top programmatic native ad exchange for mobile publishers is called Avocarrot.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Advertising, Advertising Platforms, Marketing, Mobile

Details about the buyer:

Glispa is a mobile ad tech business committed to providing our partners with complex solutions that are easy to use.

Headquarter:

Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Where to find them:

Best Response Media acquired by Brave Bison

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$1,246,494

Announcement:

28 April 2022

Details about the company:

For millions of customers, Best Response Media's eCommerce agency offers distinctive shopping experiences.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Digital Marketing, E-Commerce, Internet

Details about the buyer:

The network for cloud-based video distribution and monetization is called Rightster.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

BigHand acquired by Bridgepoint

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$77,283,531

Announcement:

22 May 2012

Details about the company:

BigHand creates speech productivity software for businesses in the legal, medical, real estate, and finance industries.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Digital Marketing, Digital Media, Information Technology, Software

Details about the buyer:

Bridgepoint is a global alternative asset fund management company that provides solutions for private debt and private equity funding.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Brand Embassy acquired by NICE Systems

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$33,519,591

Announcement:

16 May 2019

Details about the company:

The Omnichannel Era of Digital Transformation. Agile. Customer service that is scalable

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Analytics, Brand Marketing, Customer Service, SaaS, Social Media, Software

Details about the buyer:

For enterprises, NICE Systems offers intent-based systems that record and examine customer interactions and transactions.

Headquarter:

Ra'anana, HaMerkaz, Israel

Where to find them:

Briar Chemicals Ltd. acquired by Safex Chemicals

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$80,037,629

Announcement:

11 October 2022

Details about the company:

Agrochemical products are produced by the chemical business Briar Chemicals Ltd.

Headquarter:

Norwich, Norfolk, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Chemical, Manufacturing

Details about the buyer:

A firm with a significant presence in the Indian agrochemicals market is Safex Chemicals.

Headquarter:

Delhi, Delhi, India

Where to find them:

Brighter Foods acquired by THG

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$59,507,005

Announcement:

22 April 2021

Details about the company:

Snack bars are produced by Brighter Foods for partners with own-label brands.

Headquarter:

Towyn, Gwynedd, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Food and Beverage, Manufacturing

Details about the buyer:

THG is an online retailing platform that specializes on fast-moving consumer items, especially those related to the health and beauty sectors.

Headquarter:

Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

cap hpi acquired by Top Right Group

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$33,170,741

Announcement:

1 January 1994

Details about the company:

Cap Hpi is a reliable resource for market information and automobile appraisals.

Headquarter:

Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Automotive, Information Services, Risk Management

Details about the buyer:

Customers who use the brands of Top Right Group have access to information, insight, and resources that may help them make better decisions.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Capita translation and Interpreting acquired by Capita

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$11,720,581

Announcement:

23 December 2011

Details about the company:

For businesses, Capita Translation provides translation, localization, and interpretation services in 150 languages.

Headquarter:

Oldham, Oldham, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Language Learning, Local, Translation Service

Details about the buyer:

Solutions for customer and business process management, as well as professional support services, are principally offered by Capita plc in the UK.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

CEGA Group acquired by Charles Taylor

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$39,176,093

Announcement:

26 July 2016

Details about the company:

The CEGA Group is a specialized supplier of services for managing travel claims and technical medical support.

Headquarter:

Chichester, West Sussex, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Health Care, Insurance

Details about the buyer:

Charles Taylor offers expert assistance to customers in the international insurance sector.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Orchid Cellmark acquired by LabCorp

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$85,400,000

Announcement:

6 April 2011

Details about the company:

The largest private DNA testing company in the world is called Orchid Cellmark.

Headquarter:

Abingdon, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Biotechnology, Medical

Details about the buyer:

Labcorp focuses on offering medical professionals lab testing.

Headquarter:

Burlington, North Carolina, United States

Where to find them:

blinkbox acquired by TalkTalk

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$7,541,717

Announcement:

8 January 2015

Details about the company:

Users of the online video service blinkbox may view and download both movies and TV shows.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Advertising, Content, Publishing, Video

Details about the buyer:

TalkTalk is a provider of fixed and mobile telephone as well as broadband services to customers.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

CommAgility acquired by E-Space

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$14,500,000

Announcement:

5 December 2022

Details about the company:

For the 4G and 5G mobile networks, CommAgility is a multi-award-winning provider of embedded radio and signal processing modules.

Headquarter:

Loughborough, Leicestershire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Software, Telecommunications

Details about the buyer:

Earth and space are connected through E-Space.

Headquarter:

Toulouse, Midi-Pyrenees, France

Where to find them:

Oculo acquired by Revenio Group Oyj

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$14,315,296

Announcement:

19 March 2021

Details about the company:

We created Oculo to give optometrists and ophthalmologists a better method to work together to treat patients.

Headquarter:

Malton, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Health Care

Details about the buyer:

A pioneer in ophthalmological equipment and solutions, Revenio is a health tech company with international operations.

Headquarter:

Vantaa, Southern Finland, Finland

Where to find them:

Corgi acquired by Hornby

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$14,798,036

Announcement:

1 May 2008

Details about the company:

Corgi is a website that sells miniature cars.

Headquarter:

Margate, Kent, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Toys

Details about the buyer:

A maker and reseller of model trains, miniature railroads, and model locomotive sets is called Hornby.

Headquarter:

Sandwich, Kent, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Covalent Software acquired by Ideagen

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$4,693,348

Announcement:

8 August 2016

Details about the company:

For the public sector in the UK, Covalent Software creates performance management software solutions.

Headquarter:

Taunton, Somerset, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

SaaS, Software

Details about the buyer:

Software for compliance-based information management is offered by Ideagen.

Headquarter:

Ruddington, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Creasefield acquired by Steatite Ltd

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$2,219,682

Announcement:

1 June 2016

Details about the company:

makers of custom battery packs. We possess a variety of battery stocks in addition to developing and supplying batteries for harsh conditions.

Headquarter:

Ilminster, Somerset, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Battery, Environmental Consulting, Manufacturing

Details about the buyer:

Steatite designs, develops, and provides industrial and rugged computers, specialized lithium battery systems, and antennas & subsystems.

Headquarter:

Redditch, Worcestershire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Cursor Controls Ltd acquired by discoverIE Group

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$19,000,000

Announcement:

17 October 2018

Details about the company:

Trackballs are designed, created, and supplied by Cursor Controls Limited.

Headquarter:

Newark, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Manufacturing

Details about the buyer:

Over 25,000 businesses worldwide receive unique electrical components from discoverIE Group, which also develops, produces, and distributes them.

Headquarter:

Guildford, Surrey, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

DOCOMO Digital acquired by Bango

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$4,015,266

Announcement:

31 August 2022

Details about the company:

NTT DOCOMO's international payments division facilitates mobile commerce for digital companies.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Financial Services, Mobile, Mobile Payments

Details about the buyer:

Leading international retailers choose Bango as their go-to platform to make mobile payments available to everyone.

Headquarter:

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Electranet UK acquired by Capita

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$41,425,392

Announcement:

25 September 2015

Details about the company:

IT service provider and specialized in IP solutions is Electranet UK.

Headquarter:

Ringwood, Hampshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Information Technology

Details about the buyer:

Solutions for customer and business process management, as well as professional support services, are principally offered by Capita plc in the UK.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

ESE Direct acquired by Slingsby

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$5,801,689

Announcement:

27 March 2015

Details about the company:

A firm called ESE Direct sells goods to the industrial sector.

Headquarter:

Norwich, Norfolk, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Commercial, Industrial, Retail

Details about the buyer:

Slingsby was involved in the distribution and trading of a variety of commercial and industrial equipment.

Headquarter:

Shipley, Bradford, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Evi acquired by Amazon

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$26,000,000

Announcement:

17 April 2013

Details about the company:

Technology firm Evi specializes in software for knowledge bases and semantic search engines.

Headquarter:

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, Information Technology, Internet of Things, Mobile, Search Engine, Software

Details about the buyer:

Amazon is an online store that caters to buyers, merchants, and content producers.

Headquarter:

Seattle, Washington, United States

Where to find them:

Fredericks Dairies acquired by R&R Ice Cream

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$75,098,893

Announcement:

10 April 2013

Details about the company:

In the UK, Fredericks Dairies is the top independent ice cream producer.

Headquarter:

Skelmersdale, Lancashire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Food and Beverage, Manufacturing, Marketing

Details about the buyer:

Ice cream and frozen confections are made and sold all over the world by R&R Ice Cream.

Headquarter:

Northallerton, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Compass Computer Consultants acquired by Advanced

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$19,614,209

Announcement:

3 February 2014

Details about the company:

Bespoke software is designed and implemented by Compass Computer Consultants Ltd.

Headquarter:

Frodsham, Cheshire West and Chester, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Apps, Project Management, Software

Details about the buyer:

For private, public, and nonprofit companies, Advanced offers IT, HR, and personnel management solutions.

Headquarter:

Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Insignia Solutions acquired by Citrix Systems

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$17,500,000

Announcement:

6 February 1998

Details about the company:

A supplier of accelerated Java-compatible virtual machine technology is Insignia Solutions.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Management Consulting, Service Industry, Software, Virtual Reality

Details about the buyer:

In order to protect, administer, and monitor many technologies in complicated cloud environments, Citrix provides a single platform.

Headquarter:

Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States

Where to find them:

James Dewhurst acquired by AAC Capital Partners

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$82,687,094

Announcement:

8 April 2008

Details about the company:

A textile firm called James Dewhurst creates high-performance designed reinforcing textiles to guarantee peak performance.

Headquarter:

Altham, Lancashire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Consumer Goods, Industrial Manufacturing, Manufacturing, Textiles

Details about the buyer:

Leading Northern European mid-market buy-out firm AAC Capital Partners has a distinctive geographic reach.

Headquarter:

Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, The Netherlands

Where to find them:

Keronite acquired by Curtiss-Wright

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$35,000,000

Announcement:

16 November 2022

Details about the company:

Global technology business Keronite has developed an eco-friendly method for treating the surface of light alloys.

Headquarter:

Haverhill, Suffolk, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Advanced Materials, Building Material, Chemical, Manufacturing

Details about the buyer:

Curtiss-Wright serves the commercial, industrial, defense, and energy industries with engineered, critical function goods and services.

Headquarter:

Parsippany, New Jersey, United States

Where to find them:

Live Trakway acquired by A-Plant (Ashtead Plant Hire)

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$42,887,032

Announcement:

13 May 2013

Details about the company:

Customers in Europe can purchase temporary access systems and related services from Live Trakway.

Headquarter:

Chesterfield, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Commercial, Events

Details about the buyer:

Companies that rent out equipment are offered by A-Plant (Ashtead Plant Hire).

Headquarter:

Walsall Wood, Walsall, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

London Doctors Clinic acquired by Spire Healthcare

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$14,681,898

Announcement:

19 December 2022

Details about the company:

Providing medical services, London Doctors Clinic is a private general practitioner office that is accessible and reasonably priced.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Health Care, Medical

Details about the buyer:

A hospital network called Spire Healthcare offers primary care, diagnostics, and inpatient and outpatient treatment.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Looop Online Limited acquired by 360Learning

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$20,000,000

Announcement:

11 January 2022

Details about the company:

Looop LMS: Assurance of performance at the pace, size, and caliber required by your company.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Corporate Training, E-Learning, Software, Training

Details about the buyer:

To help businesses unleash learning based on pooled expertise, 360Learning creates a collaborative learning solution.

Headquarter:

New York, New York, United States

Where to find them:

Matrix Solutions acquired by FactSet

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$19,735,738

Announcement:

10 December 2013

Details about the company:

Data owner and business intelligence company Matrix Solutions.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Analytics, Data Visualization, Market Research

Details about the buyer:

A provider of real-time data feeds and risk analytics solutions for institutional clients, FactSet is a financial research organization.

Headquarter:

Norwalk, Connecticut, United States

Where to find them:

MOMA Foods acquired by A.G Barr

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$4,509,421

Announcement:

6 December 2021

Details about the company:

The best oat-based goods, including oatmeal and oat drinks, are available from MOMA Foods.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Food and Beverage, Food Processing

Details about the buyer:

A.G. Barr is a producer of soft drinks.

Headquarter:

Cumbernauld, North Lanarkshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

MWB Business Exchange acquired by IWG plc

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$65,000,000

Announcement:

21 December 2012

Details about the company:

For small and medium-sized businesses, MWB Business Exchange offers serviced office spaces, conference spaces, and virtual offices.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Information Technology, Office Administration, Real Estate

Details about the buyer:

Office outsourcing services are offered across the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa by IWG Plc and its subsidiaries.

Headquarter:

Zug, Zug, Switzerland

Where to find them:

Networks Centre acquired by Alcadon

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$38,464,638

Announcement:

10 August 2022

Details about the company:

Networks Centre is a distributor of security and end-to-end network cabling products.

Headquarter:

Haywards Heath, West Sussex, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Computer, Electronics, Manufacturing, Security, Telecommunications

Details about the buyer:

Alcadon creates and provides solutions for data and network connectivity and works mostly in the electrical components sector.

Headquarter:

Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden

Where to find them:

Nimans Ltd acquired by Midwich

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$37,254,241

Announcement:

8 February 2022

Details about the company:

The leading distributor of telecom and data equipment in the UK, Nimans Ltd, offers all of their products for next-day delivery.

Headquarter:

Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Telecommunications

Details about the buyer:

Midwich is a provider of specialized audiovisual and document solutions.

Headquarter:

Diss, Norfolk, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Nudge Digital acquired by The Panoply

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$6,466,748

Announcement:

1 July 2021

Details about the company:

At Nudge, our area of expertise is working with entrepreneurs. For both our clients and for us, development is important. Our five teams are: the

Headquarter:

Bristol, Bristol, City of, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Software

Details about the buyer:

A privately held business with a specialty in information technology, The Panoply.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Panmure Gordon acquired by Atlas Merchant Capital

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$19,000,000

Announcement:

17 March 2017

Details about the company:

For decades, Panmure Gordon & Co. has helped firms get the funding they need to expand.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Banking, Consulting, Legal, Venture Capital

Details about the buyer:

Bob Diamond, a veteran of the global financial industry with more than 30 years of expertise, launched Atlas Merchant Capital LLC ("Atlas") in 2013.

Headquarter:

New York, New York, United States

Where to find them:

Peak Indicators acquired by TPXimpact

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$4,621,792

Announcement:

23 March 2022

Details about the company:

For hundreds of organizations, we mix best-in-class technologies with a knowledgeable workforce to provide dramatic outcomes.

Headquarter:

Chesterfield, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Management Consulting

Details about the buyer:

Digital transformation for organizations and individuals is TPXimpact's area of expertise.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Sala International acquired by EDM Group

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$81,398,170

Announcement:

10 October 2011

Details about the company:

To fulfill the demands of a market that is continually changing, Sala International offers physical record storage and digital information storage solutions.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Consulting, Document Management, Information Technology, Warehousing

Details about the buyer:

For businesses and government agencies, EDM Group offers information management solutions.

Headquarter:

Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Second Home acquired by Global Asset Capital

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$8,818,681

Announcement:

24 October 2022

Details about the company:

Second Home is the owner and operator of an office building for freelancers and small enterprises.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Coworking, Recreation, Social Entrepreneurship

Details about the buyer:

Private equity investor Global Asset Capital has a variety of interests in venture capital, structured finance, and real estate.

Headquarter:

Palo Alto, California, United States

Where to find them:

Graphyte acquired by Optimove

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$40,000,000

Announcement:

13 July 2022

Details about the company:

The AI-driven marketing personalization tool Graphyte was created especially for the gaming and betting sectors.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Artificial Intelligence, Gaming, Machine Learning, Software

Details about the buyer:

Optimove's CRM Marketing Hub autonomously converts customer data into actionable insights thanks to an actionable CDP at its heart.

Headquarter:

Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel

Where to find them:

Seedrs acquired by Republic

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$100,000,000

Announcement:

1 December 2021

Details about the company:

A crowdfunding and investment platform located in the UK is called Seedrs.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Crowdfunding, Finance, Financial Services, Funding Platform, Venture Capital

Details about the buyer:

Republic selects high-growth potential private investment opportunities in startups, gaming, real estate, and cryptocurrency.

Headquarter:

New York, New York, United States

Where to find them:

Skymarket acquired by iomart Group

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$11,008,816

Announcement:

16 August 2012

Details about the company:

In the UK, Skymarket offers Internet services for both residential and commercial users.

Headquarter:

Camberley, Surrey, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Internet, Web Design, Web Hosting

Details about the buyer:

A cloud hosting platform called iomart Group can build, deploy, and manage any cloud platform to achieve certain business goals.

Headquarter:

Glasgow, Glasgow City, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Slightly Mad Studios acquired by Codemasters

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$30,000,000

Announcement:

28 November 2019

Details about the company:

Our multi-award-winning developer was established in 2008. Over 150 different titles have been produced by us together.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Video Games

Details about the buyer:

For a global audience on various gaming platforms, Codemasters develops and publishes interactive entertainment goods.

Headquarter:

Southam, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Somo acquired by CI&T

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$67,017,345

Announcement:

14 January 2022

Details about the company:

A premier digital product agency, Somo is a member of the CI&T family (NYSE: CINT) that delivers digital goals at speed and scale.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Innovation Management, Mobile, Product Design, Software

Details about the buyer:

A partner in end-to-end digital transformation, CI&T is a digital expert.

Headquarter:

Campinas, Goias, Brazil

Where to find them:

Spectrum Corporate Finance acquired by FRP Advisory

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$13,093,162

Announcement:

1 March 2021

Details about the company:

A corporate finance firm with an exclusive concentration on lead and debt guidance is Spectrum Corporate Finance.

Headquarter:

Reading, Reading, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Financial Services

Details about the buyer:

FRP Advisory provides consulting services to people, businesses, lenders, investors, and other stakeholders.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Sylmar Technology acquired by Acrysil

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$14,424,073

Announcement:

4 April 2022

Details about the company:

For kitchens and bathrooms, Sylmar Technology produces, distributes, and customizes solid surface products of the highest caliber.

Headquarter:

Alfreton, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Manufacturing

Details about the buyer:

Acrysil is a German-technological multinational manufacturer of "Composite Quartz Kitchen Sinks."

Headquarter:

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Where to find them:

Syrinix acquired by Badger Meter

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$17,863,480

Announcement:

5 January 2023

Details about the company:

For companies that use water, Syrinix, a British startup, is creating smart pipeline monitoring equipment.

Headquarter:

Norwich, Norfolk, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Infrastructure, Water, Water Purification

Details about the buyer:

Water utilities, municipalities, and other clients are served by Badger Meter, a producer and marketer of flow measuring and control equipment.

Headquarter:

Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States

Where to find them:

Systemagic acquired by Zenterio

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$10,417,605

Announcement:

18 December 2014

Details about the company:

Systemagic is an IT firm that approaches IT differently, offering cloud and internet services as well as commercial IT assistance that is centered on people.

Headquarter:

Bradford-on-avon, Wiltshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

B2B, Business Information Systems, Internet, IT Infrastructure, IT Management, Software, Technical Support

Details about the buyer:

In order to establish a standard across the industry, Zenterio offers an independent OS for interactive TV.

Headquarter:

Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden

Where to find them:

The Filter acquired by 24i

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$5,200,000

Announcement:

4 April 2022

Details about the company:

For some of the biggest broadcasters and TV firms in the world, The Filter leverages data to personalize TV content discovery.

Headquarter:

Bath, Bath and North East Somerset, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Content, Content Discovery, Digital Media, Information Technology, Music, Product Search, Social Media, TV, Video

Details about the buyer:

The pioneer in cutting-edge TV app creation is 24i.

Headquarter:

Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, The Netherlands

Where to find them:

The Floow acquired by Otonomo

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$69,000,000

Announcement:

27 February 2022

Details about the company:

To make cars safer and more affordable for everyone, The Floow develops the most cutting-edge and affordable telematic systems in the world.

Headquarter:

Sheffield, Sheffield, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Automotive, Fleet Management, Information Technology

Details about the buyer:

Otonomo is a cloud-based technology that links millions of automobiles to automakers, drivers, and service providers.

Headquarter:

Herzliya, Tel Aviv, Israel

Where to find them:

Tictrac acquired by Dialogue

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$56,000,000

Announcement:

13 April 2022

Details about the company:

Tictrac is a linked health platform that uses user data to include users in their health.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Data Visualization, Health Care, Internet of Things, Predictive Analytics

Details about the buyer:

Dialogue is a healthcare organization that offers telemedicine and virtual care for the treatment of chronic illnesses.

Headquarter:

Montréal, Quebec, Canada

Where to find them:

Tru Solutions acquired by TFM Networks

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$5,282,823

Announcement:

1 August 2017

Details about the company:

Tru Solutions is a Business Mobile and Telephony Providers.

Headquarter:

Loughborough, Leicestershire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Mobile, Telecommunications

Details about the buyer:

suppliers of specialized voice and data services for businesses alone.

Headquarter:

Loughborough, Leicestershire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Tungsten Corporation acquired by Pagero

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$75,860,274

Announcement:

9 May 2022

Details about the company:

Edmund Truell and Danny Truell established Tungsten Corporation in February 2012.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Business Development, Financial Services, FinTech, Market Research

Details about the buyer:

Through a single link to our cloud-based network, digitalize and simplify your entire purchase-to-pay and order-to-cash operations.

Headquarter:

Gothenburg, Vastra Gotaland, Sweden

Where to find them:

Ultratec acquired by Restore plc

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$11,748,781

Announcement:

3 May 2022

Details about the company:

Ultratec is aware of the importance of data. Any business depends on information, therefore keeping that information secure is crucial.

Headquarter:

Stevenage, Herefordshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Data Storage, Hardware, Information Technology

Details about the buyer:

Commercial relationships, IT, document management, shredding, and scanning services are offered by Restore plc.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

VIP Electronic Cigarette acquired by Victory Electronic Cigarettes

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$50,473,271

Announcement:

22 April 2014

Details about the company:

VIP E-cig provides a practical substitute for tobacco use.

Headquarter:

Radcliffe, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Consumer Electronics

Details about the buyer:

Manufacturer of electronic cigarettes is Victory Electronic Cigarettes.

Headquarter:

Nunica, Michigan, United States

Where to find them:

Volta Data Centres acquired by Digital 9 Infrastructure

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$59,035,595

Announcement:

13 April 2022

Details about the company:

High-density, low-latency data center in the heart of London, close to Silicon Roundabout

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Data Center, Location Based Services

Details about the buyer:

A managed investment trust called Digital Infrastructure makes investments in social housing, energy, and digital infrastructure.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Walker Crips Asset Managers acquired by Liontrust Asset Management

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$18,815,796

Announcement:

13 March 2012

Details about the company:

In the UK, Walker Crips Asset Managers offers financial services.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Finance, Financial Services, Wealth Management

Details about the buyer:

A specialized fund management firm is Liontrust Asset Management PLC.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

YoYo Games acquired by Playtech

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$16,400,000

Announcement:

16 February 2015

Details about the company:

YoYo Games offers StudioTM, a cross-platform game creation tool that allows programmers to produce games using a single code base.

Headquarter:

Dundee, Dundee City, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Android, Apps, Mobile, Search Engine

Details about the buyer:

Playtech is a B2B software developer for online gambling.

Headquarter:

Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel

Where to find them:

YPlan acquired by Time Out Group plc

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$1,957,306

Announcement:

21 October 2016

Details about the company:

In order to get out and Live Your City, YPlan identifies the greatest events daily.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

E-Commerce, Mobile, Ticketing

Details about the buyer:

Leading worldwide media and entertainment company Time Out

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Acrotrend Solutions acquired by NowVertical Group

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$6,450,000

Announcement:

12 December 2022

Details about the company:

Acrotrend Solutions is a London-based provider of information technology and information services.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Business Information Systems, Information Services, Information Technology

Details about the buyer:

Vertical Intelligence (VI) software and services provider NowVertical Group combines industry-specific technology and knowledge.

Headquarter:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Where to find them:

Boost Drinks acquired by A.G Barr

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$39,016,825

Announcement:

5 December 2022

Details about the company:

Numerous functional beverages in the energy and sports categories are offered by Boost Drinks.

Headquarter:

Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Commercial, Food and Beverage, Food Processing

Details about the buyer:

A.G. Barr is a producer of soft drinks.

Headquarter:

Cumbernauld, North Lanarkshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Building Blocks acquired by CM.com

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$7,567,573

Announcement:

15 March 2022

Details about the company:

Building Blocks assists multinational corporations in employing digital technology to resolve complicated issues.

Headquarter:

Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Big Data, Consulting, Information Services, Information Technology

Details about the buyer:

Through messaging channels, global payment processors, and telecom carriers, CM.com links individuals and companies together.

Headquarter:

Breda, Noord-Brabant, The Netherlands

Where to find them:

Cedrec Information Systems acquired by Marlowe Plc

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$3,762,496

Announcement:

24 May 2022

Details about the company:

A digital platform called Cedrec Information Systems offers environmental, health, and safety (EHS) data and information.

Headquarter:

Gateshead, Gateshead, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Consulting, Information Technology, Outsourcing

Details about the buyer:

Marlowe Plc specializes on acquiring and growing companies in the industry of outsourced business services.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Champion Health acquired by Physitrack

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$3,083,751

Announcement:

9 May 2022

Details about the company:

Champion Health is a platform for workplace wellness.

Headquarter:

Sheffield, Sheffield, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Health Care, Wellness

Details about the buyer:

Engagement of a remote patient in therapeutic activities, outcomes analysis, and telehealth

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Chilango acquired by Tortilla Mexican Grill

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$3,455,911

Announcement:

23 May 2022

Details about the company:

A website where you may get Mexican food is called Chilango.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Food and Beverage, Organic Food, Restaurants

Details about the buyer:

A series of informal Mexican restaurants is called Tortilla Mexican Grill.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Fat Llama acquired by Hygglo

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$41,500,000

Announcement:

15 August 2022

Details about the company:

A peer-to-peer rental marketplace called Fat Llama enables users to rent out extra stuff to close neighbors in an assured manner.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Marketplace, Peer to Peer, Rental, Rental Property

Details about the buyer:

In Sweden, a peer-to-peer renting business called Hygglo lets users utilize one other's possessions.

Headquarter:

Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden

Where to find them:

Film & Foil Solutions acquired by Coral Products plc

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$3,784,987

Announcement:

4 May 2022

Details about the company:

Flexible packaging film, print lamination film, and speciality plastics are all supplied by and converted by Film & Foil Solutions.

Headquarter:

St. Helens, Staffordshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Manufacturing, Packaging Services

Details about the buyer:

Coral Goods plc produces and distributes products made of plastic through the use of blow molding, extrusion, and injection.

Headquarter:

Haydock, St. Helens, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Forex VPS acquired by NextPointHost

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$1,528,638

Announcement:

1 May 2010

Details about the company:

infrastructure with unparalleled security, high availability, and ultra-low latency. Guaranteed 100% uptime and quick, knowledgeable help round-the-clock!

Headquarter:

Poole, Dorset, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Information Technology

Details about the buyer:

Since 2010, an international hosting firm has offered hosting services. Their customers receive professional service at a fair price.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Igloo Energy acquired by Good Energy

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$2,151,492

Announcement:

2 December 2022

Details about the company:

Igloo Energy is a firm that helps its clients' houses become smarter, more cost-effective, and energy-efficient.

Headquarter:

Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Energy

Details about the buyer:

Good Energy is a unique British provider of renewable power.

Headquarter:

Chippenham, Wiltshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Network Packaging acquired by Macfarlane Packaging

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$12,072,551

Announcement:

8 September 2014

Details about the company:

Network Packaging, the most forward-thinking independent distributor of packaging materials in the UK,

Headquarter:

Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Delivery, Logistics

Details about the buyer:

Protective packaging goods and services are distributed by Macfarlane Packaging.

Headquarter:

Coventry, Coventry, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Neul acquired by Huawei Technologies

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$25,000,000

Announcement:

22 September 2014

Details about the company:

To make it possible to exploit TV white space spectrum, Neul creates wireless network technology.

Headquarter:

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Internet, Internet of Things, TV, Wireless

Details about the buyer:

Software and hardware for infrastructure applications are offered by Huawei Technologies using wireline, wireless, and IP technologies.

Headquarter:

Shenzhen, Guangdong, China

Where to find them:

Maker & Son acquired by Inc & Co Group

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$3,647,851

Announcement:

4 August 2022

Details about the company:

High quality, digitally native, luxury furniture brand Maker & Son produces items that are entirely constructed of natural materials.

Headquarter:

Haywards Heath, West Sussex, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Consumer, Furniture

Details about the buyer:

Inc & Co Group is a corporation that builds and acquires digital businesses.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

M B L Solutions acquired by Appreciate Group

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$4,293,109

Announcement:

24 June 2022

Details about the company:

Located in Cramlington, MBL Solutions is a top supplier of creative retail and membership solutions created.

Headquarter:

Cramlington, Northumberland, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

E-Commerce, Online Portals, Retail

Details about the buyer:

For loved ones, friends, and coworkers, Appreciate Group produces and provides giving and incentive goods.

Headquarter:

Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Nomad Payments acquired by Metavante Technologies, Inc

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$56,784,360

Announcement:

10 January 2008

Details about the company:

Leading provider of licensed software and processing services for prepaid and debit cards is Nomad Payments.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Credit Cards, Payments, Software

Details about the buyer:

For enterprises and financial services organizations throughout the world, Metavante Systems creates banking and payments technologies.

Headquarter:

Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States

Where to find them:

Mobi Market acquired by Twig

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$10,053,080

Announcement:

29 April 2022

Details about the company:

One of the used mobile phone value-added resellers with the quickest growth is Mobi Market.

Headquarter:

Burton-on-trent, St. Helens, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Commercial, Service Industry, Telecommunications

Details about the buyer:

A mobile banking app is offered by the fintech firm Twig.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

MOKE acquired by EV Technology

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$55,100,000

Announcement:

20 July 2022

Details about the company:

Since 2015, the MOKE has been the official manufacturer of MOKE automobiles, and it is still admired for its distinctive look.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Automotive, Manufacturing, Transportation

Details about the buyer:

EVT was established to hasten the introduction of electric cars.

Headquarter:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Where to find them:

Odin Vision acquired by Olympus

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$80,237,405

Announcement:

20 December 2022

Details about the company:

Applications created by Odin Vision for endoscopic treatments use cloud AI.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Artificial Intelligence, Health Care, Medical

Details about the buyer:

The creation of client-driven solutions for the medical, life sciences, and industrial equipment sectors is Olympus's life's work.

Headquarter:

Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

Where to find them:

Orchard Computer Services acquired by SysGroup PLC

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$1,253,997

Announcement:

27 April 2022

Details about the company:

Network infrastructure and IT systems are provided by Orchard Computer Services.

Headquarter:

Yate, South Gloucestershire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Information Technology, IT Infrastructure, Service Industry

Details about the buyer:

Cloud hosting, managed services, and professional IT consulting are all offered by SysGroup.

Headquarter:

Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Payment Assist acquired by Openpay

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$28,500,000

Announcement:

22 June 2021

Details about the company:

With no interest and simple monthly installments, Payment Assist offers a fix your car now, pay later alternative.

Headquarter:

Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Billing, Financial Services, Payments

Details about the buyer:

A fintech startup called Openpay creates online payment solutions with buy now, pay later options.

Headquarter:

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Where to find them:

TIMCO acquired by Bufab Group

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$71,113,827

Announcement:

21 March 2022

Details about the company:

One of the UK's top providers of necessary building supplies is TIMCO.

Headquarter:

Nantwich, Cheshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Building Material, Construction, Wholesale

Details about the buyer:

In Sweden, Bufab Group offers services for procurement, quality assurance, and logistics for C-parts.

Headquarter:

Värnamo, Kalmar Lan, Sweden

Where to find them:

Adestra acquired by Upland BlueVenn

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$60,200,000

Announcement:

14 December 2018

Details about the company:

For large and expanding companies, Adestra is a dependable source of first-person marketing solutions.

Headquarter:

Oxford, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Advertising Platforms, Big Data, Data Integration, Email, Email Marketing, Enterprise Software, Marketing Automation, Messaging, SaaS

Details about the buyer:

A cloud-based corporate application called Upland aids companies in connecting with customers across important digital channels.

Headquarter:

Austin, Texas, United States

Where to find them:

Yotta acquired by Causeway Technologies

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$65,569,884

Announcement:

31 May 2022

Details about the company:

Yotta is a company that offers linked asset management software and services.

Headquarter:

Warwick, Warwickshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Software, Transportation

Details about the buyer:

A provider of software solutions to the construction sector is Causeway Technologies.

Headquarter:

Bourne End, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Appreciate Group acquired by PayPoint

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$95,555,407

Announcement:

7 November 2022

Details about the company:

For loved ones, friends, and coworkers, Appreciate Group produces and provides giving and incentive goods.

Headquarter:

Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

E-Commerce, Gift, Retail

Details about the buyer:

Retail services, payments, and technology are all offered by PayPoint to both individuals and companies.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Ariadne Consulting acquired by Novell

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$5,000,000

Announcement:

9 January 2001

Details about the company:

Leader in technical vendor consultancy around the globe, bought by Novell in December 2000

Headquarter:

Edinburgh, Edinburgh, City of, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Consulting

Details about the buyer:

Novell offers solutions for open platform administration, systems and resource management, and identity and security management.

Headquarter:

Provo, Utah, United States

Where to find them:

Billi UK acquired by Strix Group Plc

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$43,153,523

Announcement:

5 October 2022

Details about the company:

Billi specializes in producing water filtration devices that use less energy.

Headquarter:

Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Consumer Electronics, Electronics, Manufacturing, Water, Water Purification

Details about the buyer:

Kettle controls are produced by Strix Group Plc.

Headquarter:

Pulford, Wrexham, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Budworth Hardcastle acquired by Eddisons

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$1,103,975

Announcement:

27 June 2022

Details about the company:

Budworth Hardcastle specializes in offering objective and free advise on real estate and building projects.

Headquarter:

Northampton, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Real Estate

Details about the buyer:

Banks, insolvency professionals, owners, and occupants of commercial property can all benefit from Eddisons' specialized services.

Headquarter:

Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Clear Review acquired by Advanced

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$33,663,887

Announcement:

19 October 2020

Details about the company:

Award-winning Continuous Performance Management and Engagement System, Clear Review.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Human Resources, Software

Details about the buyer:

For private, public, and nonprofit companies, Advanced offers IT, HR, and personnel management solutions.

Headquarter:

Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Coeus Consulting acquired by Wavestone SA

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$17,478,117

Announcement:

15 September 2022

Details about the company:

Coeus Consulting is an IT consulting company with a focus on change management, digital strategy, and IT sourcing.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Architecture, Consulting, Information Technology

Details about the buyer:

Consulting services for management and information systems are largely offered by Wavestone SA in France, Luxembourg, Hong Kong, and the US.

Headquarter:

Paris, Ile-de-France, France

Where to find them:

Crimson acquired by Harvey Nash plc

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$19,933,131

Announcement:

12 September 2017

Details about the company:

Crimson Ltd. is a provider of IT services and a staffing agency.

Headquarter:

Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Information Technology, Recruiting

Details about the buyer:

In London, England, the worldwide employment agency Harvey Nash does business.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Custom Solar acquired by Mitie

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$15,490,977

Announcement:

9 June 2022

Details about the company:

Custom Solar creates solar power solutions for businesses and government organizations.

Headquarter:

Chesterfield, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Clean Energy, Energy, Renewable Energy, Solar

Details about the buyer:

Facilities, property, and energy management are services offered by Mitie, a strategic outsourcing corporation, to both public and private sector companies.

Headquarter:

Bristol, Bristol, City of, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Edenbridge Healthcare acquired by EMIS Group

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$13,596,803

Announcement:

20 January 2022

Details about the company:

The design, development, and implementation of healthcare solutions for the health and social care industry are the areas of expertise of Edenbridge Healthcare.

Headquarter:

Wakefield, Wakefield, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Health Care, Information Services

Details about the buyer:

In the UK, EMIS Group is a significant supplier of healthcare software, IT, and related services.

Headquarter:

Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Elegant Resorts acquired by Seera

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$23,339,356

Announcement:

6 February 2014

Details about the company:

A travel agency called Elegant Resorts exclusively provides the best hotels and exceptional customer service for opulent experiences.

Headquarter:

Chester, Cheshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Hospitality, Hotel, Leisure, Lifestyle, Travel, Travel Accommodations

Details about the buyer:

Seera is a travel and tourism firm with a well-balanced portfolio of reliable brands that routinely goes above and beyond for customers.

Headquarter:

Riyadh, Ar Riyad, Saudi Arabia

Where to find them:

Epigeum acquired by Oxford University Press

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$16,300,000

Announcement:

1 May 2015

Details about the company:

Epigeum is a provider of outstanding online courses intended to assist institutions in changing their primary operations.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Consumer, E-Learning, Education, Internet

Details about the buyer:

Print and digital books are published and distributed by the Oxford University Press.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

The Fluent Money Group acquired by Mortgage Advice Bureau

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$86,351,786

Announcement:

12 July 2022

Details about the company:

The Fluent Money Group offers insurance consulting and digital loan broking.

Headquarter:

Bolton, Lancashire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Financial Services, Insurance

Details about the buyer:

A provider of financial services is Mortgage Advice Bureau.

Headquarter:

Derby, Derby, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Focus Solutions acquired by Abrdn

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$66,322,841

Announcement:

8 December 2010

Details about the company:

Focus Solutions is a top supplier of consulting services and software to the international financial services sector.

Headquarter:

Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Advice, Financial Services, Software

Details about the buyer:

Abrdn wants to give our clients the tools they need to plan, save, and invest for the future.

Headquarter:

Edinburgh, Edinburgh, City of, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Grant Westfield acquired by Norcros

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$21,967,615

Announcement:

12 May 2022

Details about the company:

Grant Westfield is a company that designs and manufactures paneling solutions, equipment, and procedures for use in building interiors.

Headquarter:

Penicuik, Midlothian, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Building Material, Interior Design, Manufacturing

Details about the buyer:

We have a long history of providing customers, architects, designers, merchants, and wholesalers with excellent service.

Headquarter:

Wilmslow, Cheshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

GWP Group acquired by Macfarlane Packaging

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$21,070,610

Announcement:

2 March 2021

Details about the company:

Designer and producer of retail and protective transportation packaging is GWP Group.

Headquarter:

Cricklade, Wiltshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Manufacturing, Packaging Services

Details about the buyer:

Protective packaging goods and services are distributed by Macfarlane Packaging.

Headquarter:

Coventry, Coventry, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Headstart acquired by Silverback United

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$14,000,000

Announcement:

18 August 2022

Details about the company:

The goal of Headstart, a diversity recruitment tool, is to end the cycle of exclusion.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

College Recruiting, Human Resources, Recruiting, Software

Details about the buyer:

Focused on revealing and using the underlying value of treating data as an asset, Silverback United.

Headquarter:

Fountain Hills, Arizona, United States

Where to find them:

Hicom Technology acquired by VitalHub

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$11,081,193

Announcement:

25 April 2022

Details about the company:

Hicom Technology provides complete software products and uses technological know-how to address challenging business problems.

Headquarter:

Brookwood, Surrey, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Information Technology, Software

Details about the buyer:

A variety of providers of health and human services can use VitalHub's EHR, case management, and mobile solutions.

Headquarter:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Where to find them:

Homeserve acquired by LDC

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$17,733,641

Announcement:

24 September 2009

Details about the company:

Homeserve is a consumer service business that offers landlords and house owners maintenance and repair services.

Headquarter:

Walsall, Walsall, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Commercial, Electrical Distribution, Home Improvement, Home Services, Housekeeping Service

Details about the buyer:

LDC is a private equity firm that offers financing for acquisition and development capital deals in unquoted UK firms.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Business HR Solutions acquired by WorkNest

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$7,650,121

Announcement:

8 June 2022

Details about the company:

Business HR Solutions offers knowledgeable support and outsourced consulting for the workplace.

Headquarter:

Kettering, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Employment, Human Resources, Outsourcing

Details about the buyer:

WorkNest offers outsourced HR, health and safety, and employment legal services.

Headquarter:

Chester, Cheshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Hunters Estate Agents acquired by Property Franchise Group

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$24,200,000

Announcement:

28 January 2021

Details about the company:

Real estate and property management are both services provided by Hunters Estate Agents.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Property Management, Real Estate

Details about the buyer:

A corporation called Project One Resources engages in the purchase, exploration, and development of resources.

Headquarter:

Bourton, Dorset, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

JE Consulting acquired by K3 Capital Group plc

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$6,134,045

Announcement:

1 March 2022

Details about the company:

An independent marketing firm with a focus on small- and medium-sized company services is called JE Consulting.

Headquarter:

Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Graphic Design, Marketing, Web Design

Details about the buyer:

K3 Capital Group plc has experts in corporate financing, company brokerage, and business transfer.

Headquarter:

Bolton, Bolton, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Langleys Solicitors acquired by Knights Plc

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$15,461,686

Announcement:

31 January 2022

Details about the company:

A unique sort of law practice, Langleys offers a variety of excellent, competent legal services.

Headquarter:

York, York, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Consulting, Law Enforcement, Legal, Professional Services

Details about the buyer:

Knights Plc delivers professional and legal services.

Headquarter:

Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

LDPath acquired by Source BioScience

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$24,232,453

Announcement:

8 March 2022

Details about the company:

Hospitals can obtain digital pathology testing services from LDPath.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Electronic Health Record (EHR), Health Care, Information Technology, Medical

Details about the buyer:

The healthcare and clinical, life science research, and biopharma businesses may all benefit from the laboratory services and goods that Source BioScience offers.

Headquarter:

Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Liquidlogic acquired by System C Healthcare

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$23,353,919

Announcement:

16 June 2009

Details about the company:

A software provider called Liquidlogic offers case management IT systems for children's and adult social care.

Headquarter:

Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Child Care, Computer, Information Technology, IT Management, Social, Software

Details about the buyer:

System C Healthcare offers superior systems implementation experience and solid, contemporary IT solutions to the health and social care industries.

Headquarter:

Maidstone, Kent, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

London Vision Clinic Partners acquired by Euroeyes International Eye Clinic

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$41,709,051

Announcement:

25 January 2022

Details about the company:

As the leading provider of laser vision correction for aging eyes, LoVC can improve reading vision (presbyopia).

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Eyewear, Health Care, Medical

Details about the buyer:

The accredited eye clinics that make up the Euroeyes International Eye Clinic are all focused on treating refractive issues.

Headquarter:

Kowloon City, Kowloon, Hong Kong

Where to find them:

LTE Scientific acquired by SDI Group

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$5,113,751

Announcement:

29 July 2022

Details about the company:

A provider of autoclaves, steam sterilizers, and thermal equipment for use in laboratories and hospitals is LTE Scientific.

Headquarter:

Preston, Lancashire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Medical, Pharmaceutical

Details about the buyer:

The SDI Group creates and produces scientific goods for use in a variety of fields, including as the biological sciences, astronomy, and consumer manufacturing.

Headquarter:

Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Where to find them:

Mail Manager acquired by Ideagen

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$35,725,788

Announcement:

9 February 2022

Details about the company:

The Outlook tool called Mail Manager was created to help project-based enterprises get rid of their email management problems.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Information Technology, Project Management, Software

Details about the buyer:

Software for compliance-based information management is offered by Ideagen.

Headquarter:

Ruddington, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Mantra Group acquired by MAF Finance Group

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$21,697,099

Announcement:

25 July 2022

Details about the company:

A reputable and client-focused financial consulting business is Mantra Capital.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Finance, Financial Services

Details about the buyer:

MAF Finance Group helps companies get access to financing so they can expand.

Headquarter:

South Normanton, Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Monty’s Bakehouse acquired by SATS Ltd

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$34,084,903

Announcement:

2 March 2020

Details about the company:

One of the companies that provides the travel sector with high-quality, portable treats is Monty's Bakehouse.

Headquarter:

Nutfield, Surrey, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Food and Beverage, Food Processing

Details about the buyer:

SATS is the top supplier of food solutions and gateway services in the area.

Headquarter:

Singapore, Central Region, Singapore

Where to find them:

P2ML acquired by Mitie

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$2,753,918

Announcement:

1 April 2022

Details about the company:

P2ML offers the telecoms sector a wide variety of engineering services.

Headquarter:

Glasgow, Glasgow City, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Civil Engineering, Industrial Engineering

Details about the buyer:

Facilities, property, and energy management are services offered by Mitie, a strategic outsourcing corporation, to both public and private sector companies.

Headquarter:

Bristol, Bristol, City of, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

The Pexion Group acquired by RD Capital Partners

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$40,931,505

Announcement:

3 January 2023

Details about the company:

The Pexion Group specializes in subtractive manufacturing, sheet metal fabrication, mechanical assembly, and 3D scanning.

Headquarter:

Chorley, Lancashire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Industrial Manufacturing, Laser, Machinery Manufacturing, Manufacturing

Details about the buyer:

A rising global investor in private equity, real estate, early-stage companies, and listed equities is RD Capital Partners.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Praemium acquired by Morningstar

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$46,440,286

Announcement:

21 December 2021

Details about the company:

Praemium offers investing platforms, tools for managing and executing portfolios, CRM, and financial planning.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

CRM, Financial Services

Details about the buyer:

Investors all throughout the world may get impartial investing research from Morningstar.

Headquarter:

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Where to find them:

Roqqett acquired by Equals Group

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$2,690,930

Announcement:

28 November 2022

Details about the company:

A fintech firm and financial services provider is called Roqqett.

Headquarter:

Bath, Bath and North East Somerset, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Finance, Financial Services, FinTech, Payments

Details about the buyer:

Equals Group is a challenger in the financial services sector catering for both business and retail customers.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

rplan acquired by InvestCloud

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$20,000,000

Announcement:

11 June 2018

Details about the company:

Rplan offers financial institutions fintech software.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

FinTech, SaaS

Details about the buyer:

InvestCloud is a multinational organization with a focus on digital platforms that facilitate the creation of financial solutions.

Headquarter:

West Hollywood, California, United States

Where to find them:

Sharktower AI acquired by MyProteus

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$13,591,148

Announcement:

20 February 2022

Details about the company:

With our AI project management platform, Sharktower AI hopes to revolutionize how organizations implement change.

Headquarter:

Edinburgh, Edinburgh, City of, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Project Management, SaaS, Software

Details about the buyer:

A technology firm called MyProteus offers digital solutions and project management to help businesses flourish.

Headquarter:

Stow Cum Quy, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Shaw Gibbs acquired by Apiary Capital

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$11,170,414

Announcement:

3 November 2022

Details about the company:

Shaw Gibbs offers services in corporate finance, outsourcing, payroll, accounting, auditing, taxation, and accounts software.

Headquarter:

Summertown, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Accounting, Consulting, Financial Services, Outsourcing

Details about the buyer:

In England and Wales, Apiary Capital is a Limited Liability Partnership.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Specialised Laboratory Equipment acquired by Inspiration Healthcare Group

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$22,501,069

Announcement:

22 June 2020

Details about the company:

Specialised Laboratory Equipment is a design and manufacturing powerhouse on a worldwide scale.

Headquarter:

Croydon, Croydon, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Manufacturing, Medical, Medical Device

Details about the buyer:

IHG is a clinical development company that offers clinical trial services to pharmaceutical and biotechnology firms.

Headquarter:

Wayne, Pennsylvania, United States

Where to find them:

Smartlytics Consultancy acquired by NowVertical Group

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$6,450,000

Announcement:

12 December 2022

Details about the company:

An IT company called Smartlytics Consultancy offers services for corporate information and analytics.

Headquarter:

Coventry, Coventry, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Analytics, Big Data, Data Visualization

Details about the buyer:

Vertical Intelligence (VI) software and services provider NowVertical Group combines industry-specific technology and knowledge.

Headquarter:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Where to find them:

Sonnox acquired by Focusrite

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$11,063,036

Announcement:

20 December 2022

Details about the company:

Leading software company Sonnox is dedicated to creating excellent audio processing plug-ins.

Headquarter:

Hinstock, Shropshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Computer, Software

Details about the buyer:

Focusrite plc is a multinational company that creates and sells specialized hardware and software products for the music and audio industries.

Headquarter:

Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Studio Retail Group acquired by Frasers Group

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$35,932,110

Announcement:

25 February 2022

Details about the company:

An online retailer with the name of Findel plc.

Headquarter:

Hyde, Cheshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Commercial, E-Commerce, Retail, Wholesale

Details about the buyer:

Sports, premium, and luxury products are offered to consumers by Frasers Group, a retailer.

Headquarter:

Shirebrook, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

SVM Asset Management acquired by AssetCo

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$13,400,226

Announcement:

6 June 2022

Details about the company:

Global equity, investment, asset management, and financial services are offered by SVM Asset Management.

Headquarter:

Edinburgh, Edinburgh, City of, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Asset Management, Consulting, Financial Services

Details about the buyer:

AssetCo offers management and resources to worldwide markets' fire and rescue emergency services.

Headquarter:

Monmouth, Monmouthshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Swanline Group acquired by Zeus Packaging Group

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$26,743,145

Announcement:

7 June 2022

Details about the company:

Swanline is a packaging company that offers paper-based products and conversion services to the packaging and point-of-sale sectors.

Headquarter:

Stowe, Staffordshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Packaging Services, Point of Sale, Trading Platform

Details about the buyer:

Zeus Packaging Group continuously has its clients in mind as it collaborates with its key partners to create new, cutting-edge products.

Headquarter:

Rathcoole, Dublin, Ireland

Where to find them:

Templars Medical acquired by Dedicare AB

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$2,007,000

Announcement:

30 September 2022

Details about the company:

Doctors are now being hired and employed by Templars Medical Agency in the UK, Ireland, and UK overseas territories.

Headquarter:

Skipton, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Health Care, Hospital

Details about the buyer:

The top Nordic staffing and hiring company for healthcare and social work is Dedicare AB.

Headquarter:

Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden

Where to find them:

The GP Service acquired by Kanabo

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$19,033,273

Announcement:

21 February 2022

Details about the company:

The GP Service offers online consultations and medications for general medical care.

Headquarter:

Coventry, Coventry, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Internet, Medical, Pharmaceutical

Details about the buyer:

By developing an ecosystem, Kanabo is setting a new benchmark for the medicinal cannabis sector.

Headquarter:

Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel

Where to find them:

Watermark Technologies acquired by Grafenia

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$3,052,466

Announcement:

7 December 2022

Details about the company:

Clients may get software solutions, document management systems, and secure client portals from Watermark Technologies.

Headquarter:

Shipley, Bradford, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Cloud Management, Information Technology, Software

Details about the buyer:

Grafenia operates a printing company.

Headquarter:

Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Yippee! Entertainment Ltd acquired by Team17 Software

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$1,850,000

Announcement:

2 January 2020

Details about the company:

Based in the center of MediaCityUK, Yippee Entertainment is a multi-award-winning software developer and digital publisher.

Headquarter:

Salford, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Software, Video Games

Details about the buyer:

One of the most independent video game publishers and developers in the world is Team17.

Headquarter:

Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Zephr acquired by Zuora

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$44,000,000

Announcement:

24 August 2022

Details about the company:

A technological platform called Zephr helps media firms increase their subscription income.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Advertising, Content Delivery Network, Digital Media, Publishing, SaaS

Details about the buyer:

Zuora offers subscription-based cloud software that aids in the development, management, and conversion of businesses into subscription businesses.

Headquarter:

San Mateo, California, United States

Where to find them:

Alarm Communication acquired by Marlowe Plc

Details about the transaction:

Acquisition amount:

$10,344,661

Announcement:

2 June 2021

Details about the company:

Fire, security, access, CCTV, and BMS are areas of competence for Alarm Communication, a fire and security company.

Headquarter:

Frimley, Surrey, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

Industry:

Facilities Support Services, Facility Management, Public Safety, Security, Telecommunications

Details about the buyer:

Marlowe Plc specializes on acquiring and growing companies in the industry of outsourced business services.

Headquarter:

London, England, United Kingdom

Where to find them:

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