Tucows - M&A Summary and Business Overview

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Tucows M&A Summary

Tucows has acquired 7 companies, including 1 in the last 5 years. It has also divested 1 asset.

Tucows’ largest acquisition to date was in 2006, when it acquired Mailbank.com for $18M. Tucows has acquired in 4 different US states, and 2 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include internet software and services (72%) and information technology (15%).

Tucows Business Overview

Where is Tucows headquartered?

Tucows is headquartered in Toronto, Ontario.

What is Tucows’ revenue?

Tucows disclosed revenue of 321M USD for 2022 and 304M USD for 2021.

How many employees does Tucows have?

Tucows has 800 employees.

What sector is Tucows in?

Tucows is an internet software and services company.

When was Tucows founded?

Tucows was founded in 1992.

M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity8
    • M&A Buy Activity7
    • M&A Sell Activity1
  • Total Sectors Invested 3
  • Total Countries Invested 2
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 2

Tucows

Tucows, Inc.

96 Mowat Avenue,
Toronto, Ontario M6K 3M1
Canada,
(416) 535-0123
www.tucows.com

Tucows is a provider of internet services for hosting companies and ISPs. Tucows was founded in 1992 and is based in Toronto, Canada.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '19 '20 '21 '22 '23 '24 T
Buy (0.2/yr) # 6 - 1 - - - 7
vol $22M $22M
Sell (0.2/yr) # - 1 - - - - 1
  8

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Simply Bits LLC 2021-10-18 - Add-on Acquisition
Tucson, Arizona · www.simplybits.com
Ting Mobile 2020-08-03 - Divestiture
Toronto, Ontario · www.ting.com
Melbourne IT - Domain Reseller Channel 2016-03-15 - Divestiture
, United States
InnerWise, Inc. (dba ItsYourDomain.com) 2007-07-25 - Add-on Acquisition
Toronto, Ontario
Mailbank.com Inc. (dba NetIdentity) 2006-06-15 18M USD Add-on Acquisition
Reno, Nevada
Boardtown Corp. 2004-04-21 4M USD Add-on Acquisition
Starkville, Mississippi · www.boardtown.com
BlogRolling.com 2004-02-27 - Add-on Acquisition
, United States · www.blogrolling.com
Linux Weekly News 2000-04-10 - Add-on Acquisition
, United States
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Internet Software and Services 5 (71%) 18M (82%) - -
Information Technology 1 (14%) - - -
Software 1 (14%) 4M (18%) - -
Communications - - 1 (100%) -
Total 7 $22M 1 -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 6 22M - -
  Nevada 1 18M - -
  Mississippi 1 4M - -
  Arizona 1 - - -
Canada 1 - 1 -
  Ontario 1 - 1 -
Domestic 1 (14%) - 1 (100%) -
Cross-border 6 (86%) 22M (100%) - -
Total 7 $22M 1 -

Deal Values

buy # Total
< $100M 2 $22M
TOTAL $22M
Largest Mailbank.com Inc. (dba NetIdentity)
$18M (2006-06-15)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Strategic(s)
14%
1 (14%)
Divested to
Strategic(s)
100%
1 (100%)

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