IRESS Ltd.

Suite 14, Level 5, 121 King William Street,
Adelaide, 5000
Australia,
(03) 9018 5800
www.iress.com.au

IRESS Limited is an Australian software company specialising in the development of software systems and services for financial markets and wealth management.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '12 '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 T
Buy (1.4/yr) # 8 2 - 3 2 - 15
vol $75M $647M $75M $797M
Sell (0.2/yr) # - 1 - - - - 1
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Largest Avelo FS Holdings Ltd.
$323M (2013-08-07)
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According to our data here at Mergr, IRESS has acquired 15 companies, including 7 in the last 5 years. A total of 3 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 1 asset.

IRESS’s largest acquisition to date was in 2013, when it acquired Avelo FS Holdings for $323M. IRESS has acquired in 4 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include software (80%) and information services (7%).

When analyzing the software sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 758 software companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 53 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 11 have acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic software acquirer over the past 3 years is Microsoft, with 15 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the software sector over the past 3 years is Marlin Equity Partners with 11 platform acquisitions.

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