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Epsilon Research covers the M&A transactions for the "Media - Communication" industry [522 EMAT Reports], which includes:


Our analysts publish transaction multiples reports for private company M&A deals (announced 2004 onwards).

Each report presents detailed information on the deal value, structure and rationale, the target's activity, history and financial information; it includes the calculation of the key historic and current multiples: enterprise value over sales (EV/S), EBITDA (EV/EBITDA), or EBIT (EV/EBIT), P/E and Price to Book. All information sources are systematically given and company financials are carefully verified and restated if needed.


The reports are a unique source of information to have a comparable metric for the valuation of a private company, establish the "market value" of an investment or private equity investment portfolios.


The deal reports are published in Epsilon's EMAT database.
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Recent M&A Deal Reports Published on EMAT

Date Acquirer Target Country Industries Valuation multiples See details
20/11/2018 SEC CLAI Paris Marketing & Communication Services ** 92668
23/10/2018 Output Services Group (OSG Billing Services) Communisis United Kingdom e-Marketing, Digital Marketing Agencies ** 94239
15/10/2018 Emerald Expositions Events Boutique Design NY (BDNY) United States Event Organiser * 93214
05/10/2018 Live Company Group Bright Bricks England Event Organiser *** 95090
04/10/2018 AOK Events Memorable Events London England Event Organiser ** 95111
12/09/2018 Private Group Led by MidOcean Partners Questex United States Event Organiser, e-media * 91208
22/06/2018 Ocean Media Group Exhibitions Venues & Events England Event Organiser *** 95102
30/05/2018 Private Group led by CM-CIC Investissement RC Concept Hauts-De-Seine Outdoor Advertising * 90305
18/04/2018 Czech Media Invest (CMI) Marianne Paris General Press * 92807
18/04/2018 Czech Media Invest (CMI) Lagardère Magazine Publishing in France Paris Newspaper Publishing * 92822
19/01/2018 Private Group led by TPG Capital Trace Partners Hauts-De-Seine Audiovisual - Production & Distribution * 89390
15/01/2018 Private Group Led by Qualium Investissement Labelium France Digital Marketing Agencies ** 94150
14/12/2017 Accenture Rothco Holdings DAC Ireland Marketing Services * 88344
13/12/2017 Groupe Renault Challenges (Les Editions Croque Futur) Paris Specialised Press * 87464
13/11/2017 Novelty France Potar Hurlant Essonne Engineering and Technical Services, Music - Production & Distribution ** 91296
18/09/2017 RTL Group Adfactor Netherlands Digital Marketing Agencies * 89694
18/09/2017 PeopletoPeople Group Widoobiz Paris Internet Portals, Digital Marketing Agencies ** 90940
25/07/2017 Verlagsgruppe Handelsblatt EUROFORUM Deutschland SE Germany Event Organiser ** 86176
09/07/2017 United Group Nova TV dd & Produkcija Plus Storitveno Podjetje doo Slovenia Audiovisual - Production & Distribution ** 86142
07/07/2017 Centaur Media MarketMakers United Kingdom e-Marketing, Database Marketing *** 84999
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