M&A Deal Summary

Cox Automotive Acquires Dealertrack Technologies

On June 16, 2015, Cox Automotive acquired software company Dealertrack Technologies for 4.0B USD

Acquisition Highlights
  • This is Cox Automotive’s 2nd transaction in the Software sector.
  • This is Cox Automotive’s largest (disclosed) transaction.
  • This is Cox Automotive’s 4th transaction in the United States.
  • This is Cox Automotive’s 1st transaction in New York.

M&A Deal Summary

Date 2015-06-16
Target Dealertrack Technologies
Sector Software
Buyer(s) Cox Automotive
Deal Type Add-on Acquisition
Deal Value 4.0B USD
Advisor(s) Evercore Group LLC (Financial)
O'Melveny & Myers LLP (Legal)

Target

Dealertrack Technologies

Lake Success, New York, United States
website
Dealertrack Technologies, Inc. is a web-based software solutions and services enhance efficiency and profitability for all major segments of the automotive retail industry, including dealers, lenders, OEMs, third-party retailers, agents, and aftermarket providers.

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Buyer(S) 1

Buyer

Cox Automotive

Atlanta, Georgia, United States

website


Category Company
Founded 1997
Sector Marketing
Employees3,300
DESCRIPTION
Cox Automotive's corporate headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia.
Cox Automotive's corporate headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia.

Cox Automotive is a provider of vehicle remarketing services and digital marketing and software solutions for consumers, dealers, manufacturers and the overall automotive industry.


DEAL STATS #
Overall 4 of 11
Sector (Software) 2 of 2
Type (Add-on Acquisition) 3 of 8
State (New York) 1 of 1
Country (United States) 4 of 9
Year (2015) 1 of 1
Size (of disclosed) 1 of 1
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