Software M&A Blog

More data breaches create big opportunities

The sales of data security technologies will continue to grow rapidly.  There is no other option.  Lets face it, the current standards in place through periodic tests and audits to gauge a companys data weaknesses... Click here to read more

Friday, April 27, 2012 - 06:34
Posted by Jon Scott, Managing Director, Corum Group, Int'l
Geography of M&A markets

As part of our software M&A engagements, we dedicate significant effort to gathering information on various market sectors, emerging technologies, and valuation trends as well as buyer activity and profiles. ... Click here to read more

Wednesday, April 25, 2012 - 03:05
Posted by Ward Carter, Chairman Emeritus
Why is the JOBS Act important to Tech M&A?

A few comments on the recently passed JOBS Act.  This is a very powerful piece of legislation almost unanimously passed by Congress and BOTH sides of the aisle and signed by... Click here to read more

Monday, April 16, 2012 - 07:02
Posted by Jon Scott, Managing Director, Corum Group, Int'l
Valuable assets of 1st Gen Web Companies

First generation web companies like AOL and Yahoo have had many missteps in keeping pace with the 2nd generation companies. Now they are turning to the assets that havent lost any value: Patents. Yahoo is... Click here to read more

Thursday, April 12, 2012 - 02:41
Posted by Alina Soltys, Associate
Time to retest the market?

During the recession, M&A slowed, with many firms not getting the offers they had hoped for.  But things are different now. With a resurgent economy, tech stocks up, global bidders and record cash hoards, private... Click here to read more

Monday, April 9, 2012 - 03:17
Posted by Bruce Milne, CEO
Physical and Logical Security

As I mentioned in my last blog, the RSA show in San Francisco highlighted some interesting trends. It seems that more enterprises are realizing that the lines between physical and... Click here to read more

Friday, April 6, 2012 - 05:29
Posted by Jon Scott, Managing Director, Corum Group, Int'l
Casino Wars

Over the last three months, weve seen video game and casino companies getting quite serious about online casino games. Zynga leads the pack with Zynga Poker at more than 30 million monthly active users.

 

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Wednesday, April 4, 2012 - 08:48
Posted by Jim Perkins, Executive Vice President

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