Computershare Acquisitions and Exits, 29 Deals Between 2002 and 2018
information technology Company

Computershare has acquired 24 companies, including 4 in the last 5 years. A total of 4 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 5 assets.

Computershare’s largest acquisition to date was in 2011, when it acquired Shareowner Services Business - The Bank of New York Mellon for $550M. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2010, when it sold Computershare Electoral Management Services to IDOX for $7M. Computershare has acquired in 9 different US states, and 6 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include financial services (46%) and business services (38%).

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Computershare Ltd.

Yarra Falls, 452 Johnston Street,
Abbotsford, VIC 3067
+61 3 9415 5000

Computershare Ltd. specializes in the provision of software solutions and professional services to the securities industry.

M&A Summary

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Year ≤ '14 '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 T
Buy (0.8/yr) # 20 1 2 - 1 - 24
vol $1.0B $25M $420M $1.5B
Sell (0.2/yr) # 4 - - 1 - - 5
vol $7M $7M

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Largest Shareowner Services Business - The Bank of New York Mellon Corp.
$550M (2011-04-28)
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Largest Computershare Electoral Management Services Ltd. (Strand Business Systems)
$7M (2010-07-27)

Information Technology M&A - Last 3 Years

When analyzing the information technology sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 1107 information technology companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 58 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 11 have acquired more than 10 companies.

The most prolific strategic information technology acquirer over the past 3 years is Accenture, with 32 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the information technology sector over the past 3 years is Warburg Pincus LLC with 12 platform acquisitions.

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