Thoma Bravo acquires Coupa for €7.6 billion
Thoma Bravo announced the acquisition of Coupa. The software provider's board accepted an $8 billion (€7.6 billion) takeover bid.
The acquisition hinges on regulatory approval. Thoma Bravo expects to complete the process in the first half of 2023. If everything goes according to plan, Coupa w... Read more
‘Vista Equity takes an interest in Coupa Software’
Vista Equity Partners has reportedly taken an interest in business spend management provider Coupa Software. The investor may come forward with an acquisition offer.
Insiders told Bloomberg that Vista Equity wants to acquire Coupa Software. The parties are reportedly in the negotiation stage. Ne... Read more
Vista Equity Partners acquires security firm KnowBe4 for $4.6 billion
KnowBe4, a developer of cybersecurity training software, has accepted a $4.6 billion buyout bid from private equity company Vista Equity Partners.
KnowBe4 announced the agreement on Wednesday, about a month after disclosing that it received a buyout offer from Vista. The private equity firm's $4... Read more
Vista Equity bids €4.2 billion to acquire KnowBe4
Vista Equity Partners made a €4.2 billion bid to acquire KnowBe4
Vista Equity Partners will pay €24 euros per KnowBe4 share, a 39 percent capital gain over KnowBe4's last listing. The company has seen its share price drop since the beginning of this year.
Acquistion bid confirmed
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Securonix raises $1 bln in a funding round led by Vista Equity Partners
According to a statement from the company on Monday, cloud-based security provider Securonix has raised more than $1 billion in a private fundraising round led by Vista Equity Partners.
The capital raised will give the company significant investment to hire senior talent and expand its portfolio... Read more
‘Merger Citrix and TIBCO in the making’
Investment firms Elliott Management and Vista Equity Partners are planning to acquire Citrix. If the deal happens for about 11.6 billion euros ($13 billion), a merger with TIBCO is likely to follow.
This is according to sources from Reuters. According to the sources, the investment companies cou... Read more
‘Citrix may end up in the hands of investment companies’
Virtualization specialist Citrix may end up in the hands of private investors Elliott Management and Vista Equity Partners.
According to anonymous sources from Bloomberg, activist hedge fund Elliott Management and private investment firm Vista Equity Partners are working on acquiring Citrix.
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Vista Equity Partners may sell Tibco for $7.5 billion or more
Vista Equity Partners is considering selling data management provider Tibco Software. CNBC reported that the deal could be worth $7.5 billion or more, attributing the information to multiple sources familiar with the matter.
The potential $7.5B price tag was mentioned by one of the sources, thou... Read more
Datto, a cloud backup software company, files for an IPO
Bloomberg reports that Datto, a cloud backup software company, has filed for an IPO (Initial Public Offering) with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The IPO filing was not made public by the company. Vista Equity Partners acquired Datto Inc in 2017, and now, they could be considering goi... Read more