The table below includes a select list of Software, SaaS, Internet and Mobile M&A transactions for the week of 4/06/12 – 4/13/2012. For a comprehensive analysis of software industry mergers and acquisitions and public software company financial performance you can download our research reports by visiting https://softwareequity.com/research_reports.aspx. Notable transactions for the week include:
*Facebook’s acquisition of Instagram [for an Enterprise Value (EV) of $1 billion]
*International Business Machine’s (IBM) acquisition of Varicent Software Inc.
Sipa Press SA’a acquisition of DioraNews [for an Enterprise Value (EV) of $988 million, implying an EV/Rev multiple of 0.5x, and a total revenue of $1.98 million]
*SAP AG’s (SAP) acquisition of Syclo LLC
*3M Co’s (MMM) acquisition of CodeRyte, Inc.
*Intuit Inc’s (INTU) acquisition of AisleBuyer LLC
*Citrix Systems, Inc’s (CTXS) acquisition of Podio ApS