MasterCard Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Financial Services Company

MasterCard has acquired 22 companies, including 11 in the last 5 years. A total of 7 acquisitions came from private equity firms.

MasterCard’s largest acquisition to date was in 2019, when it acquired Nets Denmark AS - Corporate Services Businesses for $3.2B. MasterCard has acquired in 9 different US states, and 7 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include information technology (29%) and internet software and services (29%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity21
    • M&A Buy Activity21
  • Total Sectors Invested 5
  • Total Countries Invested 7
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 12

MasterCard, Inc.

2000 Purchase Street,
Purchase, New York 10577
United States,
(914) 249-2000
www.mastercard.com

MasterCard, Inc.is a payments solutions company that provides a family of well-known, widely-accepted payment card brands including MasterCard, Maestro and Cirrus and serves consumers, financial institutions, and businesses in over 210 countries and territories worldwide. MasterCard was founded in 1966 and is based in Purchase, New York.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (2.2/yr) # 10 1 2 - 7 1 21
vol $1.7B $1.1B $3.2B $985M $7.0B
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  21

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Finicity Corp. 2020-06-23 985M USD Add-on Acquisition
Murray, Utah · www.finicity.com
RiskRecon, Inc. 2019-12-23 - Add-on Acquisition
Salt Lake City, Utah · www.riskrecon.com
SessionM, Inc. 2019-10-22 - Add-on Acquisition
Boston, Massachusetts · www.sessionm.com
Nets Denmark AS - Corporate Services Businesses 2019-08-06 3.2B EUR Divestiture
Ballerup, Denmark
Transactis, Inc. 2019-05-03 - Add-on Acquisition
Charlotte, North Carolina · www.transactis.com
Vyze, Inc. 2019-04-16 - Add-on Acquisition
Austin, Texas · www.vyze.com
Ethoca, Inc. 2019-03-12 - Add-on Acquisition
Austin, Texas · www.ethoca.com
Transfast 2019-03-08 - Add-on Acquisition
New York, New York · www.transfast.com
Brighterion, Inc. 2017-07-17 - Add-on Acquisition
San Francisco, California · www.brighterion.com
NuData Security, Inc. 2017-03-29 - Add-on Acquisition
Vancouver, British Columbia · www.nudatasecurity.com
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Information Technology 6 (29%) 3.3B (48%) - -
Internet Software and Services 6 (29%) 1.6B (23%) - -
Financial Services 4 (19%) 2.1B (30%) - -
Business Services 3 (14%) - - -
Software 2 (10%) - - -
Total 21 $7.0B - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 12 1.6B - -
  Utah 2 985M - -
  Texas 2 - - -
  Virginia 1 600M - -
  North Carolina 1 - - -
  New York 1 - - -
  Massachusetts 1 - - -
  Illinois 1 - - -
  California 1 - - -
United Kingdom 4 2.1B - -
Australia 1 - - -
Canada 1 - - -
  British Columbia 1 - - -
Denmark 1 3.2B - -
Ireland 1 100M - -
Turkey 1 - - -
Domestic 12 (57%) 1.6B (23%) - -
Cross-border 9 (43%) 5.4B (77%) - -
Total 21 $7.0B - -

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 2 $4.3B
$100M to $1B 4 $2.6B
< $100M 1 $100M
TOTAL $7.0B
Largest Nets Denmark AS - Corporate Services Businesses
$3.2B (2019-08-06)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Acquired from
PE Firm(s)
58%
7 58%
Strategic(s)
42%
5 42%

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