Berkery Noyes Advises BE Press, a Leading Service Provider Used by Academic Institutions to Showcase Their Research, in its Acquisition by Elsevier
Berkery Noyes Advises Verisys’ Shareholders on the Company’s Growth Investment from Spectrum Equity and Cressey & Company
Career Step Acquires Panacea Healthcare Solution’s Revenue Capture and Coding and Documentation Divisions
PowerSchool Acquires Chalkable to Bring Positive Behavior Intervention and Classroom Culture into K-12’s Most Comprehensive Unified Classroom Solution
Solidifi Acquires Southwest Financial Services Ltd., One Of The Largest Independent Providers Of Outsourced Services To Home Equity Lenders
SunGard Acquires PredictiveMetrics to Broaden the AvantGard Suite and Expand into Trade Credit Liquidity
Berkery Noyes Represents Dydacomp In Its Sale to Dydacomp Holdings Corporation and Milestone Partners
Berkery, Noyes & Co. represents Elsevier, Inc. in its divestiture of Endeavor Information Systems, Inc.
Berkery, Noyes & Co. advises ClearStory Systems on its divestiture of Document Solutions Business to Datawatch Corporation
1st Half 2018 Software M&A Trends Report
1st Half 2018 Key Highlights
1st Half 2018 Key Trends
M&A Market OverviewBerkery Noyes tracked 5,382 Software transactions between 2016 and 1st Half 2018, of which 1,099 disclosed financial terms, and calculated the aggregate transaction value to be $280.05 billion. Based on known transaction values, we project values of 4,283 undisclosed transactions to be $98.30 billion, totaling $378.35 billion worth of transactions tracked over the past two and a half years.
Q1 2018 Software Industry Trends
Software transaction volume declined eight percent over the past three months, from 539 to 498. Deal value gained 15 percent, from $31.7 billion to $36.6 billion. This was the industry's third consecutive quarterly increase in value.