In this post we identify and analyze the most relevant acquisitions in the technology sector during the last month, June 2021. First, we will focus on global operations and, secondly, exclusively on the Spanish market.
The first of the acquisitions in the technology sector is the one carried out by Blackstone Group, which bought QTS Reality Trust. The American investment firm announced on June 7 the purchase of all the outstanding common shares of the Cloud Computing specialist company QTS Reality Trust, for a value of $78 per share, totaling a value of $10 billion, including debt. This investment will support the growth and expansion of QTS and its future consolidation in the market. Continue reading
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On June 27 Brookfield Business Partners announced the acquisition of the company Modulaire Group, a specialist in leasing services in the industrial, public and infrastructure sectors. This English company focuses on developing the productivity, quality of life and learning process of its customers by developing what they need at the right time. This transaction helps the investment firm's expansion in Europe. It is expected to close later this year for $5 billion. Continue reading
Accenture has carried out 6 purchase operations this month:
All these acquisitions are focused on improving Accenture's relationship with its clients, enhancing their experience as much as possible.
As already explained in previous posts, the acquisition of Holded by the Norwegian company Visma, is an important operation for the Spanish market since it involves a company with a large international presence and experience in the sector, such as the software company Visma. The transaction was carried out on June 17 for a value of 120 million euros. Continue reading
On June 28th Lleida.net, leading European company in the digital signature sector, acquires 100% of inDenova, a Valencian electronic signature solutions company, for 7.1 million euros. This is the first acquisition in Lleida.net's inorganic growth strategy. Continue reading
American Tower Corporation, after announcing in January the acquisition of the telecommunications tower divisions of Telxius, a subsidiary of Telefonica, in Europe and Latin America, completed the first phase of the transaction this month. The transaction allows the American company to enter the European market and involves the disbursement of 6.2 billion euros. Continue reading
It is worth highlighting the takeover bid announced on June 16 for 100% of the share capital of Solarpack, a Spanish company specializing in photovoltaic energy, by the Swedish investment firm EQT. The transaction has a value of 881 million euros, with a share value of 26.5 euros per share. Continue reading
On June 24, 2021 Moonfish Capital Partners, a private equity fund controlled by ACON Investments, acquired a majority stake in the e-learning platform for healthcare professionals, Formación Alcalá. Financial details of the transaction have not been made public. ACON's objective is to strengthen its commitment to this market and to the education sector. Continue reading
On June 16, 2021 Seidor, a Spanish provider of integrated IT solutions, acquired a majority stake in NTS, a consulting, development and integration firm of advanced IT systems, specialized in the implementation of Salesforce solutions based in Bilbao. With this transaction, Seidor reinforces its strategic commitment to areas of high growth projection in the market in the short and medium term. Continue reading
On July 1, 2021 Telefónica has acquired Altostratus, a strategic partner of Google Cloud in Southern Europe providing services to more than 300 customers in areas such as Big Data or Machine Learning. The amount that has not been made public. This move is aimed at strengthening Telefónica's Cloud capabilities. Continue reading