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Epsilon Research covers the M&A transactions for the "Software" industry [1109 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
28/05/2018 Visma Raet Netherlands Human Resource Management (HRM) * 89577
19/04/2018 Booking Holdings FareHarbor United States Hospitality Software * 89871
28/03/2018 Thales Gemalto Netherlands Electronic Security Systems, Security Software *** 89288
07/02/2018 WiseTech Global Intris Belgium Transport Management System (TMS) * 89996
06/11/2017 Fund raising led by private investors Advalo France Software as a Service (SAAS), Marketing Software * 87332
29/08/2017 Inside Secure Meontrust Finland Security Software * 89909
03/08/2017 PROS Vayant Travel Technologies United States Transport Management System (TMS) ** 86815
01/08/2017 Navient Duncan Solutions United States Debt Collection Services, Transport Management System (TMS) ** 86923
24/07/2017 Aptos (formerly Epicor Retail) TXT Retail Italy Retail Software *** 89230
10/07/2017 Euronext iBabs Netherlands Software as a Service (SAAS), Enterprise Content Management (ECM) ** 86149
29/06/2017 SimCorp APL Italiana (now SimCorp Italiana) Italy Financial Markets software ** 84915
14/06/2017 Easyvista Knowesia France Software as a Service (SAAS), Business Process Management (BPM) ** 84970
13/06/2017 Access Group Selima United Kingdom Software as a Service (SAAS), Human Resource Management (HRM) * 87429
07/06/2017 Porsche Automobil Holding SE PTV Planung Transport Verkehr Germany Transport Management System (TMS) * 84666
06/06/2017 Series A fund raising led by Creandum Clustree France Human Resource Management (HRM) * 84990
24/05/2017 LINK Mobility Group ViaNett Norway Mobile & Wireless Telecom Services, Mobile Software *** 84618
15/05/2017 Moody's Bureau van Dijk Electronic Publishing (BvD) Belgium Online financial services, Private & I-banking software, Databases *** 83872
24/04/2017 Private Group led by the Management Ve Interactive United Kingdom e-Marketing, Marketing Software * 85133
24/04/2017 Private Group led by Maven Capital Partners Prospectsoft United Kingdom Customer Relationship Management (CRM) * 86535
07/04/2017 Private Group led by Castik Capital Wolters Kluwer Transport Services Belgium Software as a Service (SAAS), Transport Management System (TMS) ** 84732
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