NDS Group - Ownership and Business Overview


NDS Group Ownership

Who owns NDS Group?

NDS Group is owned by Cisco Systems. It was acquired on March 15, 2012.

Was NDS Group formerly PE-backed?

Yes. NDS Group was formerly owned by 1 private investor.

NDS Group Business Overview

Where is NDS Group headquartered?

NDS Group is headquartered in Staines, United Kingdom.

What sector is NDS Group in?

NDS Group is a software company.

When was NDS Group founded?

NDS Group was founded in 1985.

Software M&A Summary in 2012

Out of 60 sectors in the Mergr database, software ranked 1 in number of deals in 2012. The largest software acquisition in 2012 was NDS Group - which was acquired by Cisco Systems for $5.0B.

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NDS Group Ltd.

One London Road,
Staines, TW18 4EX
United Kingdom,
44 17 8484 8500

NDS Group Ltd. is a provider of video software and content security solutions that enable service providers and media companies to securely deliver and monetize new video entertainment experiences.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '19 '20 '21 '22 '23 '24 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
Sell (0.0/yr) # 1 - - - - - 1
vol $320M $320M

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
OpenBet Technologies Ltd. 2011-01-13 320M GBP Divestiture
London, United Kingdom · www.openbet.com
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Software - - 1 (100%) 320M (100%)
Total - - 1 $320M

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United Kingdom - - 1 320M
Total - - 1 $320M

Deal Values

sell # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $320M
Largest OpenBet Technologies Ltd.
$320M (2011-01-13)

M&A Connections

Divested to
1 (100%)

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