An overview of the Canadian technology M&A sector for months July and August 2018, including total transaction value, deal volume, and more.
Here at Q1 we gather Canadian Technology M&A data and publish the results of our research on a quarterly basis. All information included in the reports are sourced from primary research and data analysis. This report focuses on Canadian M&A
According to Tomasz Tungz, Cisco’s US$3.7B acquisition of AppDynamics at 17.3x trailing 12–month revenues represents the biggest software acquisition multiple paid in the last 10 years.
Tungz further writes…” if this acquisition is any bellwether of
Shopify, the Ottawa-based ecommerce platform that is one of the biggest success stories in the Canadian technology sector these days, announced that it is acquiring San Francisco-based Kit, which offers an online marketing assistant for ecommerce portals. Terms
Aimetis, a Waterloo-based company that developed a suite of software products to manage security surveillance, is being acquired by Senstar for a reported US$14 million. Aimetis was founded in 2001 and received $5 million in growth capital from