Selected M&A Deals for the Week of 10/19/2012 – 10/25/2012

The table below includes a select list of Software, SaaS, Internet and Mobile M&A transactions for the week of October 19, 2012 – October 25, 2012.  For a comprehensive analysis of software industry mergers and acquisitions and public software company financial performance you can download our research reports by visiting http://www.softwareequity.com/research_reports.aspx.

Notable transactions for the week include:

•Permira Adviser’s acquisition of Ancestry.com [for an Enterprise Value (EV) of $1.3B, implying an EV/Rev multiple of 3.0x]

•McLaren Software’s acquisition of FMx [for an EV of $9.0M, implying an EV/Rev multiple of 2.1x]

•Gree’s acquisitionof Pokelabo [for an EV of $173.8M]

•Accelerys’ acquisition of Aegis Analytical Corporation [for an EV of $30.0M]

•Yahoo’s acquisition of Stamped, Inc.

Selected M&A Deals for the Week of 10/12/2012 – 10/19/2012

The table below includes a select list of Software, SaaS, Internet and Mobile M&A transactions for the week of October 12, 2012 – October 19, 2012.  For a comprehensive analysis of software industry mergers and acquisitions and public software company financial performance you can download our research reports by visiting http://www.softwareequity.com/research_reports.aspx.

Notable transactions for the week include:

•Carbonite’s acquisition of Zmanda [for an Enterprise Value (EV) of $15.0M]

•Gannett’s acquisition of Rovion

•Microsoft’s acquisition of StorSimple

Selected M&A Deals for the Week of 10/5/2012 – 10/12/2012

The table below includes a select list of Software, SaaS, Internet and Mobile M&A transactions for the week of October 5, 2012 – October 12, 2012.  For a comprehensive analysis of software industry mergers and acquisitions and public software company financial performance you can download our research reports by visiting http://www.softwareequity.com/research_reports.aspx.

Notable transactions for the week include:

•Quad/Graphics’ acquisition of Vertis Holdings [for an Enterprise Value (EV) of $258.5M]

•ExactTarget’s acquisition of iGoDigital [for an EV of $20.7M]

•Move, Inc’s acquisition of Relocation.com [for an EV of $11.5M]

•Accenture’s acquisition of avVenta Worldwide

•Duff & Phelps’ acquisition of iEnvision Technology

•ExactTarget’s acquisition of Pardot

SEG Publishes Its October 2012 Monthly Flash Report

Our complimentary October 2012 Flash Report assesses the financial and market performance of more than 250 publicly traded software, SaaS, and Internet companies, sorted by product category. The Report also highlights a selection of the most recent software M&A transactions.

Download the report by visiting: http://www.softwareequity.com/research_flash_reports.aspx

Selected M&A Deals for the Week of 9/28/2012 – 10/5/2012

The table below includes a select list of Software, SaaS, Internet and Mobile M&A transactions for the week of September 28, 2012 – October 5, 2012.  For a comprehensive analysis of software industry mergers and acquisitions and public software company financial performance you can download our research reports by visiting http://www.softwareequity.com/research_reports.aspx.

Notable transactions for the week include:

•Softbank Corp’s acquisition of eAccess [for an Enterprise Value (EV) of $4,327.7M, implying an EV/Rev multiple of 1.6x]

•Informatica’s acquisition of Heiler Software [for an EV of $88.0M, implying an EV/Rev multiple of 3.7x]

•Informa’s acquisition of Primal Pictures [for an EV of $21.5M, implying an EV/Rev multiple of 3.3x]

•John Wiley & Sons’ acquisition of Deltak edu [for an EV of $220.0M]

•Accenture’s acquisition of Nokia Siemens NetworksNederland

•Autodesk’s acquisition of HSMWorks Aps

•Good Technology’s acquisition of AppCentral

•Microsoft’s acquisition of PhoneFactor

Select Industry Acquisitions – 10/4/2012

Informatica acquires Heiler Software

Informatica Corporation (Nasdaq:INFA), a leader in data integration software, announced its decision to make, through its indirect wholly-owned subsidiary Informatica Deutschland AG, a voluntary public takeover offer in accordance with German laws to acquire all outstanding shares of German-listed Heiler Software AG (WKN 542 990). The consideration to be offered to all shareholders of Heiler Software will be EUR 7.04 per share in cash, or approximately EUR 80.8 million for the total number of outstanding shares (excluding treasury shares).

http://www.informatica-offer.com/en/press-releases.php

McKesson acquires Med3000

McKesson and MED3OOO announced they have signed a definitive agreement under which McKesson will acquire MED3OOO, a national healthcare management and technology services company that helps improve outcomes for providers, health plans, employers, and the patients and employees they serve.

http://www.mckesson.com/en_us/McKesson.com/About%2BUs/Newsroom/Press%2BReleases%2BArchives/2012/McKesson%2Bto%2BAcquire%2BMED3OOO.html

DealerTrack acquires ClickMotive

DealerTrack (Nasdaq: TRAK) today announced the acquisition of ClickMotive LP, a leading provider of interactive marketing solutions for the automotive retailing industry.

http://ir.dealertrack.com/releasedetail.cfm?ReleaseID=710640