M&A Deal Summary

comScore Acquires Rentrak

On September 29, 2015, comScore, Inc. acquired information technology company Rentrak Corp. for 732M USD

Acquisition Highlights
  • This is comScore’s 4th transaction in the Information Technology sector.
  • This is comScore’s 1st largest (disclosed) transaction.
  • This is comScore’s 8th transaction in the United States.
  • This is comScore’s 1st transaction in Oregon.

M&A Deal Summary

Date 2015-09-29
Target Rentrak Corp.
Sector Information Technology
Buyer(s) comScore, Inc.
Deal Type Merger
Deal Value 732M USD
Advisor(s) Robbins Arroyo LLP (Legal)

Target

Rentrak Corp.

Portland, Oregon, United States
website
Rentrak Corp. is an entertainment and marketing industries provider of worldwide consumer viewership information, precisely measuring actual viewing behavior of movies and TV everywhere.

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Buyer(S) 1

Buyer

comScore, Inc.

Reston, Virginia, United States

website


Category Company
Founded 1999
SectorInformation Services
Employees1,274
Revenue 367M USD (2021)
DESCRIPTION

comScore is an internet technology company that provides analytics for web, mobile and TV consumer behavior. comScore was founded in 1999 and is based in Reston, Virginia.


DEAL STATS #
Overall 11 of 12
Sector (Information Technology) 4 of 4
Type (Merger) 1 of 1
State (Oregon) 1 of 1
Country (United States) 8 of 9
Year (2015) 2 of 2
Size (of disclosed) 1 of 5
PREVIOUS DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2015-07-29 ComScore - Wireless Solutions Division

United States

ComScore - Wireless Solutions Division is a provider of IT communication services.

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FOLLOWING DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2015-11-05 ComScore - Digital Analytix Enterprise

United States

ComScore - Digital Analytix Enterprise is a provider of cloud based platform and tools to help you discover, analyze and communicate key business insights.

Sell -