Fiserv Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Information Technology Company

Fiserv has acquired 37 companies, including 7 in the last 5 years. A total of 11 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 8 assets.

Fiserv’s largest acquisition to date was in 2019, when it acquired First Data for $22.0B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2007, when it sold Fiserv s Health Business to UnitedHealth Group for $775M. Fiserv has acquired in 17 different US states, and 4 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include software (23%) and information technology (20%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity43
    • M&A Buy Activity35
    • M&A Sell Activity8
  • Total Sectors Invested 9
  • Total Countries Invested 4
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 23
  • M&A Advisors 3

Fiserv, Inc.

255 Fiserv Drive ,
Brookfield, Wisconsin 53045
United States,
(262) 879-5000
www.fiserv.com

Fiserv, Inc. is a global provider of information management and electronic commerce systems for the financial services industry, providing integrated technology and services that create value and results for clients. Clients include banks, credit unions and thrifts, billers, mortgage lenders and leasing companies, brokerage and investment firms. Fiserv, Inc. was established in 1984 and is based in Brookfield, Wisconsin.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (1.4/yr) # 28 2 3 1 1 - 35
vol $6.3B $200M $108M $690M $22.0B $29.3B
Sell (0.6/yr) # 5 - 1 1 1 - 8
vol $806M $395M $1.2B
  43

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Fiserv, Inc. - Investment Services Business 2019-12-05 - Divestiture
Brookfield, Wisconsin
First Data Corp. 2019-01-16 22.0B USD Merger
Atlanta, Georgia · www.firstdata.com
Elan Financial Services - Third-Party ATM & Debit Servicing Business 2018-09-25 690M USD Divestiture
, United States
Sagent Lending Technologies 2018-02-07 395M USD Divestiture
King of Prussia, Pennsylvania · www.sagentlending.com
Dovetail Group Ltd. 2017-08-21 - Add-on Acquisition
London, Pennsylvania · www.dovetailsystems.com
PCLender LLC 2017-08-01 - Divestiture
Honolulu, Hawaii · www.pclender.com
Monitise plc 2017-06-13 108M GBP Add-on Acquisition
London, United Kingdom · www.monitise.co.uk
Fiserv, Inc. - Item Processing Business 2017-02-06 - Divestiture
, Australia
Online Banking Solutions, Inc. 2016-12-12 - Add-on Acquisition
Atlanta, Georgia · www.onlinebankingsolutions.com
ACI Worldwide - Community Financial Services Business 2016-01-20 200M USD Divestiture
, United States
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Software 8 (23%) 1.0B (4%) 3 (38%) 420M (35%)
Information Technology 7 (20%) 5.0B (17%) 2 (25%) -
Business Services 6 (17%) 690M (2%) 1 (13%) 6M (< 1%)
Financial Services 6 (17%) 22.2B (76%) - -
Internet Software and Services 4 (11%) 355M (1%) - -
Healthcare Services 1 (3%) - 2 (25%) 775M (65%)
Communications 1 (3%) - - -
Information Services 1 (3%) - - -
Insurance 1 (3%) - - -
Total 35 $29.3B 8 $1.2B

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 31 29.2B 7 1.2B
  California 5 24M 1 25M
  Georgia 4 26.4B - -
  Texas 3 355M - -
  New Jersey 2 - 1 -
  Massachusetts 2 - 1 6M
  Connecticut 2 1.0B - -
  Colorado 2 - - -
  Wisconsin - - 2 -
  Virginia 1 - - -
  Utah 1 - - -
  New York 1 465M - -
  Montana 1 40M - -
  Missouri 1 - - -
  Kentucky 1 - - -
  Hawaii 1 - - -
  Florida 1 - - -
  Delaware 1 - - -
  Pennsylvania - - 1 395M
United Kingdom 2 108M - -
  Pennsylvania 1 - - -
Australia - - 1 -
Netherlands 1 - - -
New Zealand 1 - - -
Domestic 31 (89%) 29.2B (100%) 7 (88%) 1.2B (100%)
Cross-border 4 (11%) 108M (< 1%) 1 (13%) -
Total 35 $29.3B 8 $1.2B

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Credit Suisse Investment Banking
1
J.P. Morgan Securities LLC
1
Legal Deals
Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
2

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 3 $27.4B
$100M to $1B 5 $1.8B
< $100M 2 $64M
TOTAL $29.3B
Largest First Data Corp.
$22.0B (2019-01-16)
sell # Total
$100M to $1B 2 $1.2B
< $100M 2 $31M
TOTAL $1.2B
Largest Fiserv's Health Business
$775M (2007-11-02)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Acquired from
PE Firm(s)
69%
11 69%
Strategic(s)
31%
5 31%
Divested to
PE Firm(s)
29%
2 29%
Strategic(s)
71%
5 71%

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