Oracle Acquisitions and Exits, 129 Deals Between 2001 and 2018
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Oracle has acquired 137 companies, including 25 in the last 5 years. A total of 30 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 1 asset.

Oracle’s largest acquisition to date was in 2004, when it acquired PeopleSoft for $10.3B. Oracle has acquired in 22 different US states, and 10 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include software (58%) and internet software and services (25%).

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Oracle Corp.

500 Oracle Parkway,
Redwood Shores, California 94065
United States,
(650) 506-7000

Oracle Corporation provides products and services that address corporate information technology (IT) environments including applications, platforms, and infrastructure. Oracle's products and services are available to customers via cloud computing or on-premises deployment models. Products include database and middleware software, application software, cloud infrastructure software and hardware systems (Oracle Engineered Systems, servers, storage, networking and industry specific products), along with support and related services. Oracle was formed in 1977 and is based in Redwood Shores, California.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '14 '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 T
Buy (4.4/yr) # 106 2 9 5 6 - 128
vol $43.7B $11.0B $1.1B $55.8B
Sell (0.0/yr) # 1 - - - - - 1

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Largest PeopleSoft, Inc.
$10.3B (2004-12-13)
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Software M&A - Last 3 Years

When analyzing the software sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 753 software companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 56 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 14 have acquired more than 10 companies.

The most prolific strategic software acquirer over the past 3 years is WiseTech Global, with 14 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the software sector over the past 3 years is Accel-KKR with 12 platform acquisitions.

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