JEGI H1 2016 M&A Overview

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Against a backdrop of uncertainty in the global economy, strong merger and acquisition activity continued across media, information, marketing, software and tech-enabled services in the first half of 2016, with 1,175 transactions announced at a combined value of $121.2 billion.

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PrizeLogic Recapitalized By Pamlico Capital

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Pamlico Capital has recapitalized Michigan-based PrizeLogic, a developer of digital promotions for large consumer brands & retailers. PrizeLogic was represented by JEGI, an investment bank that specializes in the media, marketing, software & tech-enabled services sectors.

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Bisnow Is Acquired By The Wicks Group

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Bisnow, North America’s leading producer of commercial real estate news and events announced that New York-based investment firm, The Wicks Group, acquired the company. JEGI represented Bisnow in this transaction.

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JEGI represents Bisnow in sale to Wicks Group

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Bisnow, a digital media outlet for commercial real estate news that also produces industry events across North America, was represented by JEGI, a New York investment bank servicing the media, information, and marketing sectors in the sale to Wicks Group. 

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SaaS vs. SassafraS

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SaaS has been one of the most successful business model innovations of the past few decades. For software companies, an alternate services-led approach can also make sense for many customers and business cases. Call it “SaaS as a Service”. Or maybe “Software as a Service as a Freakin’ Awesome Service”– SassafraS.

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CEB to Acquire Evanta

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CEB (NYSE: CEB), a best practice insight and technology company, announced that it will acquire Evanta, C-Suite executive development and collaboration solutions for peer-to-peer engagement, networking and leadership training, from Leeds Equity Partners for a total cash consideration of $275 million. 

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JEGI names Doug Stowe EVP of professional services

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New York investment bank JEGI announced it has hired Doug Stowe as executive vice president of its Professional Services Group. Stowe previously served as an executive director in the investment banking group at Oppenheimer & Co for eight years.

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