Q3 2018 Canadian Technology activity seems healthy, but transaction sizes are smaller than previous quarters. No megadeal from Q3! Click to see 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
Venture capital plays a very important role in the capital markets and financing high potential growth companies but importantly, it is ONLY appropriate for certain types of companies and those that have phenomenal growth opportunities…a fact that many founders do not understand. Matching the appropriate type of capital to the company’s opportunity is key and in light of this need to match, we thought that the following article would provide founders with food for thought.
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