Cendant Acquisitions and Exits, 14 Deals Between 1998 and 2011
consumer services Company

Cendant has acquired 7 companies. A total of 2 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 7 assets.

Cendant’s largest acquisition to date was in 2001, when it acquired Galileo International for $2.9B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2006, when it sold Travelport Worldwide to The Blackstone Group for $4.3B. Cendant has acquired in 4 different US states, and 3 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include internet software and services (43%) and business services (15%).

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Cendant Corp.

New York, New York
United States,

Cendant Corp. was a collection of business and consumer services companies. Cendant was formed in 1998 between the merger of Hospitality Franchise Systems and CUC International.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '06 '07 '08 '09 '10 '11 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 7 - - - - - 7
vol $5.0B $5.0B
Sell (0.2/yr) # 6 - - - - 1 7
vol $6.2B $6.2B

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Largest Galileo International, Inc.
$2.9B (2001-06-19)
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Largest Travelport Worldwide Ltd.
$4.3B (2006-08-23)

Consumer Services M&A - Last 3 Years

When analyzing the consumer services sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 98 consumer services companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 10 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 2 have acquired more than 10 companies.

The most prolific strategic consumer services acquirer over the past 3 years is AniCura, with 13 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the consumer services sector over the past 3 years is IK Investment Partners with 4 platform acquisitions.

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