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.