BATS Global Markets, Inc.

8050 Marshall Drive,
Lenexa, Kansas 66214
United States,
(913) 815-7000
www.batstrading.com

BATS Global Markets, Inc. (BATS) is a operator of securities markets, serving the needs of customers in the U.S. and European equities and listings industries, as well as the U.S. options market. The company recently merged with Direct Edge Holdings LLC and is focused on Making Markets Better for traders, investors and issuers.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '12 '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 T
Buy (0.6/yr) # 1 1 - 1 1 - 4
vol $365M $365M
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
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$365M (2015-01-28)
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BATS Global Markets was acquired by CBOE Holdings on March 01, 2017.

BATS Global Markets has acquired 4 companies of its own, including 3 in the last 5 years.

BATS Global Markets’ largest acquisition to date was in 2015, when it acquired Hotspot FX for $365M. BATS Global Markets has acquired in 2 different US states, and 2 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include financial services (75%) and information services (25%).

When analyzing the financial services sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 524 financial services companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 20 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 3 have acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic financial services acquirer over the past 3 years is AFH Financial Group, with 11 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the financial services sector over the past 3 years is Stone Point Capital LLC with 5 platform acquisitions.

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