Software M&A Blog

Value of preparation for Due Diligence

 

For years in our Selling Up Selling Out M&A conference for software and tech executives, weve stressed the value of preparing in advance for an M&A event. This point has been driven home recently as I sat for two... Click here to read more

Monday, November 28, 2011 - 07:26
Posted by Ward Carter, Chairman Emeritus
Attitude of gratitude

It is rightly said that the most important things in life arent things.  These... Click here to read more

Wednesday, November 23, 2011 - 00:27
Posted by Rob Schram, Senior Vice President
Sovereign cash

Part of the astounding cash flood we can see in the market today is the staggering amount of sovereign wealth that is available, about $4.7 trillion in assets in the top ten nations for sovereign wealth. These countries include some... Click here to read more

Monday, November 21, 2011 - 02:38
Posted by Mark Johnson, Vice President
Japan Buys

Japan's buying habits were one of the highlights of November's M&A webinar, and as I had recently returned from Tokyo, I was able to address these trends.

 

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Friday, November 18, 2011 - 09:16
Posted by Tomoki Yasuda,
Mobile madness

I started out in mobile computing way back in the '80s, so it has been fascinating to watch the mobile wave take place. The past year has been a watershed one for mobile as an industry at large, as America catches up to Europe by... Click here to read more

Monday, November 14, 2011 - 08:13
Posted by Jon Scott, Managing Director, Corum Group, Int'l
Next multi-billion $$ space

The file transferring and sharing space is in a massive land grab mode as the industry starts to rise into the next multi-billion dollar realm.

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Wednesday, November 9, 2011 - 01:03
Posted by Alina Soltys, Associate
Financial Services sector highlighted in Tech M&A Webinar

Our Tech M&A webinar on Thursday spotlighted some transactions in the Financial Services sector. Here is an excerpt from the material with extension:... Click here to read more

Monday, November 7, 2011 - 04:40
Posted by Elon Gasper, Executive Vice President, Research & Technology
Runaway success

Buyers often explore OEM agreements as an alternative to taking on the risk and expense of acquisition. Usually it takes only a couple of negotiating sessions to reach the conclusion that OEM will be cumbersome, risky and expensive. Sometimes buyers... Click here to read more

Friday, November 4, 2011 - 08:10
Posted by Corum Group,
What is driving the current M&A market

What is driving the current Software and IT service M&A market? An answer in one word: Cash.

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Tuesday, November 1, 2011 - 02:09
Posted by John Melotte,

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