BCA Marketplace Mergers and Acquisitions Summary


BCA Marketplace has acquired 4 companies of its own. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms.

BCA Marketplace’s largest acquisition to date was in 2015, when it acquired British Car Auctions for $1.8B. The Company’s most targeted sectors include automotive (50%) and business services (25%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity4
    • M&A Buy Activity4
  • Total Sectors Invested 3
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 1

BCA Marketplace plc

20 Buckingham Street,
London, WC2N 6EF
United Kingdom,

BCA Marketplace plc is a vehicle remarketing company specializes in multi-channel auctions of second-hand cars, vans, and trucks from leading European vehicle vendors. We constantly offer thousands of used vehicles - all available for 24/7 viewing online. BCA Marketplace was formed in 1946 and is based in London.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 '22 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 4 - - - - - 4
vol $2.1B $2.1B
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Paragon Automotive Ltd. 2016-07-19 162M GBP Add-on Acquisition
Bedfordshire, United Kingdom · www.paragonautomotive.co.uk
Ambrosetti UK Ltd. 2016-02-05 - Add-on Acquisition
Sandwich, United Kingdom · www.ambrosetti.co.uk
SMA Vehicle Remarketing Ltd. 2015-06-01 66M GBP Add-on Acquisition
Leeds, United Kingdom · www.sma-group.co.uk
British Car Auctions Ltd. 2015-03-26 1.8B GBP Add-on Acquisition
Hindhead, United Kingdom · www.bca-europe.com
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Automotive 2 (50%) 162M (8%) - -
Business Services 1 (25%) 1.8B (89%) - -
Consumer Services 1 (25%) 66M (3%) - -
Total 4 $2.1B - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United Kingdom 4 2.1B - -
Total 4 $2.1B - -

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 1 $1.8B
$100M to $1B 1 $162M
< $100M 1 $66M
Largest British Car Auctions Ltd.
$1.8B (2015-03-26)

M&A Connections

Acquired from
1 (25%)

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