1 S 2014: Acquisitions in technology companies on the rise

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BY : Diego GutiérrezSeptember Wed, 2014
thCorporate investors improve their confidence in Europe and opt for growth vía acquisitions of technology companies, reaching the highest level since 2012. The first half of 2014, with 94 deals, shows the highest number of acquisitions of technology companies since 2012.


"After an upturn in the last half of 2013, this figure is quite The report is encouraging as it shows that investor confidence is growing. corporate. Faced with the difficulty of organic growth due to the situation of the markets, corporate investors are opting for inorganic growth". comments Diego Gutierrez of Abra-invest.

Among the most active sectors in procurement we recognise software, the advertising and analitycs.

In Spain, there have also been operations in the software sector, one of which has was the purchase of Telemaco Systems by Ticketea. Telémaco is dedicated to the development of software for major events such as the recent Davis Cup held in Spain, the Conde de Godó or the Handball World Cup.

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