Black Knight Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Information Technology Company

Black Knight has acquired 11 companies, including 11 in the last 5 years. A total of 3 acquisitions came from private equity firms.

Black Knight’s largest acquisition to date was in 2020, when it acquired Optimal Blue for $1.8B. Black Knight has acquired in 10 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include information technology (37%) and business services (19%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity11
    • M&A Buy Activity11
  • Total Sectors Invested 5
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 5

Black Knight, Inc. (Black Knight)

601 Riverside Avenue,
Jacksonville, Florida 32204
United States,
(904) 854-5100
www.blackknightinc.com

Black Knight, Inc. is a provider of integrated technology, services and data solutions that facilitate and automate many of the business processes across the entire loan lifecycle. Black Knight was founded in 2013 and is based in Jacksonville, Florida.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (1.8/yr) # 2 - 2 1 3 3 11
vol $115M $1.8B $250M $2.2B
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  11

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Top of Mind Networks LLC 2021-05-28 250M USD Add-on Acquisition
Atlanta, Georgia · www.topofmind.com
eMBS, Inc. 2021-05-17 - Add-on Acquisition
Tampa, Florida · www.embs.com
Black Knight Mortgage Solution Ecosystem 2021-03-17 - Divestiture
Chesterfield, Missouri
DocVerify, Inc. 2020-08-27 - Add-on Acquisition
Irvine, California · www.docverify.com
Optimal Blue LLC 2020-07-27 1.8B USD Add-on Acquisition
Plano, Texas · www2.optimalblue.com
Collateral Analytics 2020-03-03 - Add-on Acquisition
Honolulu, Hawaii · www.collateralanalytics.com
Compass Analytics LLC 2019-09-12 - Add-on Acquisition
San Francisco, California · www.compass-analytics.com
Ernst Publishing Co. 2018-11-06 - Add-on Acquisition
Albany, New York · marketing.ernstinfo.com
HeavyWater, Inc. 2018-06-04 - Add-on Acquisition
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania · www.heavywater.com
Motivity Solutions, Inc. 2016-06-22 - Divestiture
Denver, Colorado · www.motivitysolutions.com
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Information Technology 4 (36%) - - -
Business Services 2 (18%) 1.8B (83%) - -
Internet Software and Services 2 (18%) 115M (5%) - -
Software 2 (18%) 250M (12%) - -
Information Services 1 (9%) - - -
Total 11 $2.2B - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 11 2.2B - -
  California 2 - - -
  Texas 1 1.8B - -
  Pennsylvania 1 - - -
  Ohio 1 115M - -
  New York 1 - - -
  Missouri 1 - - -
  Hawaii 1 - - -
  Georgia 1 250M - -
  Florida 1 - - -
  Colorado 1 - - -
Total 11 $2.2B - -

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 1 $1.8B
$100M to $1B 2 $365M
TOTAL $2.2B
Largest Optimal Blue LLC
$1.8B (2020-07-27)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
27%
3 (27%)
Strategic(s)
18%
2 (18%)

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