2016 M&A Deals

  • 3Legs Resources acquisition of SalvaRx Limited for £8.8 million
  • Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc. acquisition of Vixen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. for $5 million
  • Acucela, Inc. acquisition of EyeMedics, LLC for an undisclosed amount
  • AddThis sale to Oracle for an undisclosed amount
  • Advanced Solutions International, Inc. sale to Bregal Sagemount for an undisclosed amount
  • Advantech Master Investment Limited and Legend Capital/Harbour BioMed acquisition of Harbor Antibodies for an undisclosed amount
  • Alexza Pharmaceuticals Inc. sale to Grupo Ferrer Internacional SA for an undisclosed amount
  • Altamira Technologies Corporation acquisition of APG Technologies for an undisclosed amount
  • Altamira Technologies Corporation acquisition of Prime Solutions LLC for an undisclosed amount
  • AmQuip, a Clearlake Capital portfolio company, sale to Apollo Global Management for an undisclosed amount
  • AngelList acquisition of Product Hunt for an undisclosed amount
  • AntiHero, Inc. sale to Mic Network, Inc. for an undisclosed amount
  • Apex Maritime sale of KLN Investment (US) LLC to Kerry Logistics Network Limited for $87.9 million
  • Apollo Endosurgery acquisition of Lpath, Inc. for an undisclosed amount
  • Asahi Glass Co., Ltd. acquisition of CMC Biologics, Inc. for an undisclosed amount
  • Avalanche Biotechnologies acquisition of Annapurna Therapeutics for $105.6 million
  • Battery Ventures acquisition of Bluepoint Solutions, a fintech company, and subsequent merger with Alogent, another fintech company acquired by Battery Ventures in June 2016
  • Battery Ventures acquisition of ClearCare, Inc. for $60 million
  • Battery Ventures acquisition of Goldleaf Enterprise Payments for an undisclosed amount
  • Biodel Inc. and Albireo Limited have entered into a definitive share exchange agreement for an undisclosed amount
  • Black Knight Financial Services acquisition of eLynx from American Capital for an undisclosed amount
  • Black Knight Financial Services acquisition of Motivity for $36 million
  • BlueCross BlueShield Venture Partners sale of Nexidia to Nice Systems for $135 million
  • Brightree sale to ResMed for $800 million
  • BroadSoft acquisition of Transera Communications for an undisclosed amount
  • Broadsoft, Inc. acquisition of Intellinote for an undisclosed amount
  • Carl Zeiss Meditec, Inc. acquisition of Oraya Therapeutics, Inc. for an undisclosed amount
  • Certain shareholders of CSL sale of CSL to Norland Capital, ICONIQ Capital and RIT Capital Partners for an undisclosed amount
  • Charles River Laboratories acquisition of Agilux for $64 million
  • Clearlake Capital Group acquisition of  Vision Solutions from Thoma Bravo for an undisclosed amount
  • Clearlake Capital Group acquisition of That's How We Roll, LLC for an undisclosed amount
  • Codebaby sale to iDAvatars for an undisclosed amount
  • Commissions, Inc. "CINC" (subsidiary of Fidelity National Financial) acquisition Tigerlead (subsidiary of Move Inc) for an undisclosed amount
  • Concur, an SAP Company, Signs Agreement to Acquire Hipmunk
  • Contact Solutions sale to Verint for an undisclosed amount
  • ContainerX sale to Cisco Systems for an undisclosed amount
  • Cox Communications, Inc. acquisition of Unite Private Networks for an undisclosed amount
  • Critical Hit Software LLC sale to Upstanding, LLC for an undisclosed amount
  • Cyber Algorthims sale to Thycotic backed by Insight Ventures Partners for an undisclosed amount
  • Del Monaco Foods sale to Kettle Cuisine, LLC, owned by Kainos Capital for an undisclosed amount
  • Digital Reasoning acquisition of Shareable for an undisclosed amount
  • DocuTAP, Inc. sale to Warburg Pincus for $140 million
  • Dollar Shave Club sale to Unilever for an undisclosed amount
  • Draftkings acquisition of Kountermove for an undisclosed amount
  • Draw Another Circle LLC's acquisition of Hastings Entertainment Inc. for an undisclosed amount
  • Dyn sale to Oracle for an undisclosed amount
  • Echo360 acquisition of Astute Technologies for an undisclosed amount
  • Edif Group sale to Rina for £118.5 million
  • Encap AS sale to AllClear ID for an undisclosed amount
  • Enviance acquisition of Actio Software Corporation for an undisclosed amount
  • Everyday Health, Inc. sale to Ziff Davis for $465 million
  • FacioMetrics sale to Facebook for an undisclosed amount
  • Fuhu sale to Mattel for $21.5 million
  • Fuse Powered sale to Upsight for an undisclosed amount
  • Fusion Technology sale to CALIBRE Systems, Inc. for an undisclosed amount
  • Game Show Network acquisition of Plumbee Limited for an undisclosed amount
  • GameChanger Media, Inc. sale to Dick's Sporting Goods for an undisclosed amount
  • Gray Television, Inc. acquisition of WBAY (ABC) and KWQC (NBC) (Nexstar spinoffs) for $270 million
  • Gray Television, Inc. acquisition of WDTV (CBS) and WVFX (FOX/CW) for $26.5 million
  • Group Nine Media acquisition of Seeker Media and SourceFed (divisions of Discovery Communications) for an undisclosed amount
  • Group Nine Media holding company creation through mergers of Thrillist Media Group, NowThis Media and TheDodo.com for an undisclosed amount
  • Hillcrest Laboratories sale to InterDigital for an undisclosed amount
  • Horizon Pharma acquisition of Raptor Pharmaceutical Corp. for $800 million
  • Immusoft Corporation acquisition of Discovery Genomics, Inc. for an undisclosed amount
  • InAuth sale to American Express for an undisclosed amount
  • Invotas International Corporation sale to FireEye for an undisclosed amount
  • Inwido AB acquisition of CWG Choices in the UK for an undisclosed amount
  • iSIGHT Partners sale to FireEye for $275 million
  • Jazz Pharmaceuticals acquisition of Celator Pharmaceuticals for $1.5 billion
  • Jobr sale to Monster.com for an undisclosed amount
  • Journey Group plc sale to Jaguar Holdings Limited for $37.1 million
  • Jouve North America acquisition of Six Red Marbles for an undisclosed amount
  • Justin's LLC sale to Hormel Foods Corporation for $286 million
  • K12 Inc. acquisition of LTS Education Systems for $20 million
  • Kalvista Pharmaceuticals Limited sale to Carbylan Therapeutics, Inc. for an undisclosed amount
  • LinvingSocial sale to Groupon, Inc. for an undisclosed amount
  • Macaw sale to InVision for an undisclosed amount
  • Marlin investment in and option to buy Infor
  • Masquerade Technologies sale to Facebook for an undisclosed amount
  • Medivation Inc. sale to Pfizer for $14 billion
  • miRagen Therapeutics acquisition of Signal Genetics for an undisclosed amount
  • Morgan Stanley, financial advisor to AVG sale to AVAST Software for $1.3 billion
  • Morgan Stanley, financial advisor to Checkpoint Systems sale to CCL Industries for $443 million
  • Necsel Intellectual Property, Inc. (group company of Ushio America, Inc.) acquisition of PD-LD, Inc. for an undisclosed amount
  • Nehemiah Holdings acquisition of Siege Technologies for an undisclosed amount
  • NetMotion Wireless, a portfolio company of Clearlake Capital in its sale to the Carlyle group for an undisclosed amount
  • New Baby Tula LLC sale to The Ergo Baby Carrier, Inc. for $82 million
  • nfrastructure Technologies LLC sale to Zones, Inc. for an undisclosed amount
  • Nikkiso America, Inc. acquisition of AquiSense Technologies for $9.3 million
  • Northern Biologics acquisition of Mosaic Biomedicals for an undisclosed amount
  • One Medical Group acquisition of Rise for an undisclosed amount
  • OpenText acquisition of Recommind for $163 million
  • OpenWhere, Inc. sale to Spaceflight Industries for an undisclosed amount
  • Orchestro sale to E2open for an undisclosed amount
  • Paddle8 merger with Auctionata for an undisclosed amount
  • Palerra, Inc. sale to Oracle Corporation for an undisclosed amount
  • Pamplona Capital Management LLC acquisition of Logicworks Holdings Corporation for $135 million
  • Pathology Inc. (operating assets) sale to Laboratory Corporation of America for an undisclosed amount
  • PaySimple, Inc. sale to Providence Strategic Growth (affiliate of Providence Equity Partners) for $115 million
  • PBM Capital Investments acquisition of AkaRx from Eisai for an undisclosed amount
  • Pharmatek Laboratories sale to Catalent for an undisclosed amount (Exiting Investor Representation)
  • Ping Identity sale to Vista Equity Partners for $600 million
  • Platfora sale to Workday, Inc. for an undisclosed amount
  • PowerVision option to acquire  with Alcon Laboratories for an undisclosed amount
  • Prasco, LLC acquisition of Adderall XR from Teva for an undisclosed amount
  • Proximetry sale to relayr for an undisclosed amount
  • Pulsar Vascular, Inc. sale to Depuy Synthes Products, Inc. (affiliate of Johnson & Johnson) for an undisclosed amount
  • Qatalyst Partners, financial advisor to Linear Technology, in its merger with Analog Devices to create a combined enterprise valued at $30 billion
  • Rasa Networks Inc. sale to Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company for an undisclosed amount
  • Red Giant LLC acquisition of Trapcode AB for an undisclosed amount
  • Reval.com sale to ION Investment Group for an undisclosed amount
  • Revolution Growth and Carlyle Group acquisition of Ldiscovery for an undisclosed amount
  • Roadtrip Productions, Ltd. sale to USA Funds
  • Rovi Corporation acquisition of TiVo Inc. for $1.1 billion
  • RT Oncology Services Corporation sale to Cardinal Health for an undisclosed amount
  • SAP National Security Services, Inc. (SAP NS2) acquisition of Volume Integration for an undisclosed amount
  • Sazerac acquisition of Irish Distillers Group for an undisclosed amount
  • Sazerac acquisition of SouthTrade International Pty Ltd for an undisclosed amount
  • Sazerac acquisition of Southern Comfort and Tuaca brands from Brown-Forman Corp. for $543.5 million
  • Sazerac acquisition of The Absolut Company AB for an undisclosed amount
  • Sequenom, Inc. sale to Laboratory Corporation of America for $371 million
  • Shipston Group U.S., Inc. acquisition of 3Point Machine, Inc. for an undisclosed amount
  • Sientra acquisition of certain assets of Enaltus for $7 million
  • SnagaJob.com, Inc. acquisition of PeopleMatter for an undisclosed amount
  • SnagAJob.com, Inc. sale to Rho Capital and New Spring Growth Capital for $100 million
  • SnagFilms sale of Indiewire.com to Penske Media Corporation for $6 million
  • Soft Machines, Inc. sale to Intel, Corp. for an undisclosed amount
  • SoulPancake sale to Participant Media for an undisclosed amount
  • SteelBrick sale to Salesforce for $360 million
  • Stemcentrx Inc. sale to AbbVie Inc. for $10 billion
  • Swiftkey sale to Microsoft for an undisclosed amount
  • Syncsort, a portfolio company of Clearlake Capital, acquisition of Contigo, a software company that provides energy trading and risk management solutions for an undisclosed amount
  • Syncsort, a portfolio company of Clearlake Capital acquisition of Trillium Software from Harte Hanks for an undisclosed amount
  • Teneo acquisition of PSG Communications for an undisclosed amount
  • The Knowland Group, Inc. acquisition of HIS (Meeting Intelligence) for $12.8 million
  • The Special Committee of the Board of ChipMOS in the merger of ChipMOS Bermuda with ChipMOS Taiwan for an undisclosed amount
  • ThriveHive sale to Propel Marketing for $11.8 million
  • TicBits sale of shares to Animoca for €2.35 million upfront, with a further €1 million payable in 2018
  • Tobira Therapeutics' intellectual property counsel, including, performing IP diligence on its behalf, for its sale to Allergan for up to $1.7 billion
  • Total Benchmark Solutions sale to Kaufman, Hall & Associates for an undisclosed amount
  • TradeKing Group, Inc. sale to Ally Financial for $275 million
  • Uber acquisition of Otto
  • Unchained Labs acquisition of Freeslate for an undisclosed amount
  • Verisys sale to Spectrum Equity for an undisclosed amount
  • Vibrant Data Inc. sale to Slice Technologies for an undisclosed amount
  • ViroCyt, Inc. sale to Satorius for $16.25 million
  • Vistria Group and Apollo Global Management acquisition of Apollo Education Group for $1.1 billion
  • Wagon Analytics sale to Box for an undisclosed amount
  • Web.com acquisition of Yodle for approximately $342 million
  • Wells Fargo Acquisition of GE Capital's Commercial Distribution Finance Business in Australia and New Zealand
  • Welsh Carson Anderson & Stowe buyout of Clearwater Analytics
  • Wise.io, Inc. sale to GE Digital for an undisclosed amount
  • WTVH, LLC (Granite Broadcasting) sale of assets to Sinclair Communications for an undisclosed amount
  • xAd acquisition of WeatherBug for an undisclosed amount
  • Zenith Hygiene Group acquisition of Rose Hygiene Products for an undisclosed amount
  • ZincFive, Inc. acquisition of PowerGenix Systems, Inc. for combined business value at $65 million

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