The first half of 2019 ended on a strong note as the overall software industry maintained its bullish trend. The SaaS M&A market followed suit, as each of the past four quarters surpassed 250 transactions.
Please download your complimentary copy of SEG’s 2Q19 SaaS M&A Snapshot below. Highlights include:
- Valuations remained strong, as 2Q19 posted a median of 4.6x EV/Revenue, a high point for the SaaS M&A market.
- Buyer composition resulted in an even mix of private equity firms and traditional strategic buyers.
- The majority of SaaS targets in 2Q19 were SMBs with less than 150 employees, were not VC funded, and were based in North America.
The report also includes historical deal volume and valuation statistics, most active buyers, notable deals, private equity activity, and more.