M&A Deal Summary

AVG Technologies N.V. Acquires Location Labs

On September 3, 2014, AVG Technologies N.V. acquired internet software and services company Location Labs for 220M USD

Acquisition Highlights
  • This is AVG Technologies N.V.’s 3rd transaction in the Internet Software and Services sector.
  • This is AVG Technologies N.V.’s largest (disclosed) transaction.
  • This is AVG Technologies N.V.’s 4th transaction in the United States.
  • This is AVG Technologies N.V.’s 3rd transaction in California.

M&A Deal Summary

Date 2014-09-03
Target Location Labs
Sector Internet Software and Services
Buyer(s) AVG Technologies N.V.
Deal Type Add-on Acquisition
Deal Value 220M USD

Target

Location Labs

Emeryville, California, United States
website
Location Labs provides location-based services for mobile OEMs and handset manufacturers, phone developers, retailers, media brands/agencies, telematics, workforce management, and social media markets.

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Buyer(S) 1

Buyer

AVG Technologies N.V.

Amsterdam, Netherlands

website


Category Company
Founded 1991
Sector Internet Software and Services
Employees1,486
Revenue 433M USD (2016)
DESCRIPTION

AVG Technologies N.V. is a provider of software services to secure devices, data and people. AVG’s award-winning consumer portfolio includes internet security, performance optimization, location services, data controls and insights, and privacy and identity protection, for mobile devices and desktops. The award-winning AVG Business portfolio, delivered through a global partner network, provides cloud security and remote monitoring and management (RMM) solutions that protect small and medium businesses around the world.


DEAL STATS #
Overall 5 of 8
Sector (Internet Software and Services) 3 of 4
Type (Add-on Acquisition) 5 of 8
State (California) 3 of 3
Country (United States) 4 of 4
Year (2014) 1 of 2
Size (of disclosed) 1 of 2
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DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
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