Deal Tracker

Date Target Name Country Target Business Sector Acquirer Country Deal value (£m) Press release
01/19 Brandworks NL Creative agency Marketing Services The Big Group Limited UK n.a.
01/19 230V NL Strategic creative, brand activation and public relations services Marketing Services The Big Group Limited UK n.a.
02/19 HAPPY MARKETER PTE LTD SG Digital marketing agency services, Marketing data analytics services Marketing Services DENTSU AEGIS NETWORK LTD UK n.a.
02/19 BJL GROUP LTD UK Public relations services Marketing Services DENTSU AEGIS NETWORK LTD UK n.a.
02/19 WEALTH-X (UK) LTD UK Marketing and market research services Marketing Services NEXT FIFTEEN COMMUNICATIONS GROUP PLC UK n.a.
02/19 SOUND STORE LTD, THE UK Post production services TV, Film and Entertainment CLEAR CUT PICTURES LTD UK n.a.
02/19 BLUE DOG DESIGN LTD UK Creative design and branding solutions, Digital design, motion graphics, video development and web design services Marketing Services LUCID GROUP COMMUNICATIONS LTD UK n.a.
02/19 MOORGATE COMMUNICATIONS LTD UK Public relations services Marketing Services FINN PARTNERS INC. US n.a.
02/19 AGENCY PRESS LTD GB Arts and entertainment advertising agency services Marketing Services REACH4ENTERTAINMENT ENTERPRISES PLC UK 10
02/19 IMMEDIATE MEDIA COMPANY LTD'S CYCLINGNEWS.COM AND PROCYCLING MAGAZINE BRANDS UK Magazine publisher, Online magazine publisher Publishing FUTURE PLC UK n.a.
02/19 REGROUP MEDIA (UK) LTD UK Digital marketing services Marketing Services C MELCHERS GMBH & CO. KG DE n.a.
01/19 SHELDON PRESS UK Medical, mental health and self-help book publisher Publishing HACHETTE UK LTD UK n.a.
01/19 PLANNING-INC LTD UK Marketing data analysis software developer, Online cloud-based marketing data analysis platform design services Marketing Services NEXT FIFTEEN COMMUNICATIONS GROUP PLC GB 15
01/19 E3CREATIVE LTD UK Digital branding services Marketing Services DEPT HOLDING BV NL n.a.
01/19 BUZZ 16 PRODUCTIONS LTD UK Sports oriented media content production services TV, Film and Entertainment REACH4ENTERTAINMENT ENTERPRISES PLC UK n.a.
01/19 BOX PLUS NETWORK LTD, THE UK Music television channel production services TV, Film and Entertainment CHANNEL FOUR TELEVISION CORPORATION, THE UK n.a.
02/19 RHYTHMONE PLC UK Online digital media advertising platform operator, Video search engine developer Media Technology TAPTICA INTERNATIONAL LTD IL 184.009
01/19 WANDERN MEDIA LTD UK Digital media creation services Marketing Services GROUND LEVEL UP PRODUCTIONS LTD UK n.a.
01/19 HARRISON CARLOSS LTD UK Advertising services, Direct mail advertising services, Marketing services Marketing Services MY CLEVER GROUP LTD UK n.a.
01/19 FORWARD 3D LTD UK Digital marketing services Marketing Services PMX AGENCY LLC US n.a.
01/19 GRAVITY THINKING LTD UK Marketing consulting services Marketing Services VIVALDI PARTNERS INC. US n.a.
01/19 MOOV2 LTD UK Video game mobile application developer, Video game website developer Marketing Services ETCH GROUP LTD UK n.a.
10/18 PRACTICOLOGY LTD UK Ecommerce business consulting services, Marketing consulting services Marketing Services ISERVE PRODUCTS INC. US n.a.
01/19 SOAMPLI LTD UK Online social media sales platform operator Media Technology FORCE24 LTD UK n.a.
01/19 INSIDE IDEAS GROUP LTD UK Brand and communications marketing agency services Marketing Services YOU & MR JONES LLC US n.a.
01/19 PLAY SPORTS NETWORK LTD UK Online cycling-focused digital media publishing services Publishing DISCOVERY INC. US n.a.
01/19 TICKTOCK GAMES LTD UK Computer games developer Media Technology REBELLION DEVELOPMENTS LTD UK n.a.
01/19 NC CREATIVE GROUP LTD UK Marketing communications services, Public relations services Marketing Services COGENT ELLIOTT GROUP LTD UK n.a.
01/19 IDISRUPTED LTD UK Online technology article publishing platform operator Media Technology PANOPLY HOLDINGS PLC, THE UK 3.6
09/18 DIGITALBOX PUBLISHING (HOLDINGS) LTD UK Online digital media entertainment publishing platform operator holding company Media Technology POLEMOS PLC UK 10355.00
01/19 YOSPACE TECHNOLOGIES LTD UK Acquisition vehicle, Video streaming and advertisement tracking software developer Media Technology RTL GROUP SA LU 25.81
12/18 HAT TRICK MEDIA UK Online marketing services, eCommerce software developer Marketing Services IOCEA.COM LTD UK n.a.
12/18 SUNNY SIDE UP CREATIVE INC. CA Full-service production services for the video game industry Media Technology KEYWORDS STUDIOS PLC UK 3.451
12/18 Method Communications US PR Marketing Services Chime Communications UK n.a.
12/18 CLOSERSTILL GROUP LTD UK Exhibitions and events organisation services provider holding company Marketing Services PROVIDENCE EQUITY PARTNERS LLC US 340
12/18 INFLUANS SAS FR Online digital marketing services Marketing Services OGURY LTD UK n.a.
12/18 GAMES COMPANY LTD, THE UK Online casino games platform operator Media Technology BLOCKCHAIN INNOVATIONS CORPORATION CA n.a.
12/18 AIRQUALITYNEWS.COM UK Internet news publisher Publishing SPACEHOUSE LTD UK n.a.
12/18 DIGITAL EVOLUTION GROUP LLC US Marketing consulting services provider Marketing Services DENTSU AEGIS NETWORK LTD UK n.a.
12/18 DEESON GROUP HOLDINGS LTD UK Custom website and digital platform developer Marketing Services PANOPLY HOLDINGS PLC, THE UK 3.6
12/18 VIDEOBEAT NETWORKS GMBH DE Video-based marketing consultancy services Marketing Services DENTSU AEGIS NETWORK LTD UK n.a.
12/18 PORTENT.IO LTD US Digital marketing and social data processing services Marketing Services YOUGOV PLC UK n.a.
12/18 ADESTRA LTD UK Online email marketing Software-as-a-Services (SaaS) provider Media Technology UPLAND SOFTWARE INC. US 47.649
12/18 BLUE LATITUDE HEALTH LTD UK Marketing agency services Marketing Services FISHAWACK LTD UK n.a.
12/18 PLATOON LTD UK Record production services Media Technology APPLE INC. US n.a.
12/18 WE ARE FRIDAY LTD UK Digital service design and engineering agency Marketing Services PA CONSULTING GROUP LTD UK n.a.
12/18 DEAL LLC, THE US Corporate deal information magazine publisher, Corporate deal information newspaper publisher, Corporate deal information publisher Publishing EUROMONEY INSTITUTIONAL INVESTOR PLC UK 62.08444
12/18 PISTONHEADS.COM UK Online motoring website operator Publishing CARGURUS INC. US n.a.
12/18 OPEN HEALTH COMMUNICATIONS LLP UK Advertising services, Health communications services, Market research services, Public relations services Marketing Services AMULET CAPITAL PARTNERS LP US n.a.
12/18 STAINLESS GAMES LTD'S CARMAGEDDON BRAND UK Video game developer Media Technology THQ NORDIC AB SE n.a.
11/18 WAY TO BLUE LTD UK Digital marketing services, Public relations services Marketing Services MIROMA GROUP LTD UK n.a.
11/18 EDGE CASE GAMES LTD UK Online games platform operator Media Technology WARGAMING GROUP LTD CY n.a.
11/18 CHERRY ADVERTISING LTD UK Advertising agency operator Marketing Services AVENIR GLOBAL CA n.a.
11/18 Forbes Associates QA PR Marketing Services Portland UK n.a.
11/18 ADELPHI DIGITAL CONSULTING GROUP PTE LTD SG Digital marketing consulting services Marketing Services ERNST & YOUNG UK n.a.
11/18 PEPPY MARKETING LTD UK Integration Marketing Solutions Marketing Services FORCE24 LTD UK n.a.
11/18 FOURTEEN DIGITAL PTY LTD AU Digital content marketing services provider Marketing Services TUG LTD UK n.a.
11/18 TALKING CANVAS LTD UK Financial public relations agency Marketing Services INDIGO (PR) LTD UK n.a.
11/18 ALBION MEDIA LTD UK Classical music and performing arts public relations agency Marketing Services PREMIER PUBLIC RELATIONS LTD UK n.a.
11/18 MANIFESTO DIGITAL LTD UK Digital marketing agency Marketing Services PANOPLY HOLDINGS PLC, THE UK n.a.
11/18 FLOW DIGITAL LTD UK Digital marketing services Marketing Services VENTURE STREAM LTD UK n.a.
11/18 READING ROOM LTD UK Digital marketing consultancy services Marketing Services FAT MEDIA LTD UK n.a.
11/18 LEANSTREAM INC.'S DIGITAL AUDIO SALES DIVISION CA Digital audio sales services Media Technology DIGITAL AUDIO EXCHANGE LTD UK n.a.
11/18 THINK LTD UK Digital agency services Marketing Services EPAM SYSTEMS INC. US n.a.
11/18 W12 STUDIOS LTD UK Online digital marketing consultancy and web design services Marketing Services TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICES LTD IN n.a.
10/18 STATEMENT AGENCY LTD UK Online e-commerce marketing consultancy services provider, Online e-commerce marketing website services provider Marketing Services INGENUITY DIGITAL HOLDINGS LTD UK n.a.
10/18 OLD POND PUBLISHING LTD UK Book publisher Publishing FOX CHAPEL PUBLISHERS INTERNATIONAL LTD UK n.a.
10/18 LOTUS UK INTEGRATED COMMUNICATIONS LTD UK Public relations agency Marketing Services W COMMUNICATIONS UK n.a.
10/18 ELEVAATE LTD UK Online digital and application retail product positioning platform Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider Media Technology QUOTIENT TECHNOLOGY INC. US n.a.
10/18 TESTOLOGY LTD UK Video game testing and quality assurance services Media Technology GLOBALSTEP LLC US n.a.
10/18 COMMUNISIS PLC UK Brand and customer marketing services Marketing Services OSG BIDCO LTD UK 153.8
10/18 NEW CONTENT EDITORA E PRODUCTORA LTDA BR Marketing consultancy services Marketing Services ACCENTURE INTERACTIVE UK n.a.
10/18 NAMICS AG CH Digital marketing consulting services, Website development services Marketing Services DENTSU AEGIS NETWORK LTD UK n.a.
10/18 Social Misfits UK PR Marketing Services The Brewery UK n.a.
10/18 First10 Digital UK Digital Marketing Services Home Digital Ltd UK n.a.
10/18 BENTLEY HARRINGTON LTD UK Online media content publisher Publishing LADBIBLE GROUP LTD UK 11
10/18 EXTERION MEDIA (UK) LTD UK Out-of-home display advertising services Marketing Services GLOBAL RADIO GROUP LTD UK 500
10/18 RESPONSESOURCE LTD UK Online press media request platform operator Media Technology ACCESS INTELLIGENCE PLC UK 5.5
10/18 MSTF PARTNERS – AGENCIA DE PUBLICIDADE, S A PT Creative media advertising services provider Marketing Services DENTSU AEGIS NETWORK LTD UK n.a.
10/18 CRIMSON HEXAGON INC. US Social media monitoring and analysis software developer Media Technology RUNTIME COLLECTIVE LTD UK n.a.
10/18 LITTLE BIG AGENCY, THE UK Public relations agency Marketing Services GOOD RELATIONS LTD UK n.a.
10/18 WE ARE VISTA LTD UK Public relations agency Marketing Services ICF INTERNATIONAL INC. US n.a.
10/18 CLICK CONSULT LTD UK Search marketing services Marketing Services CEUTA HOLDINGS LTD UK n.a.
10/18 Shoppercentric UK Market Research Marketing Services Touchstone Partners UK n.a.
10/18 RAPIDE COMMUNICATION LTD UK Customer engagement data processing services Media Technology UPLAND SOFTWARE INC. US 50.07
10/18 PUBLIC IMAGE DONCASTER LTD UK Marketing services Marketing Services UBER AGENCY LTD UK n.a.
10/18 BRANDED LTD HK Live media and advertising services Marketing Services DENTSU AEGIS NETWORK LTD UK n.a.
10/18 INSITAS RESEARCH LTD UK Brand development consulting services Marketing Services HPS GROUP LTD UK n.a.
10/18 ASO CO (GLOBAL) LTD, THE UK App store optimisation Marketing Services JELLYFISH GROUP LTD UK n.a.
09/18 MELA MEDIA LTD UK Events organisation services, Marketing services, Media and social media training, Public relations services Marketing Services ORCHARD MEDIA AND EVENTS GROUP LTD, THE UK n.a.
09/18 First Light PR UK Communications for UK and International clients across the pharmaceutical and medical technology sectors Marketing Services Cello Health UK n.a.
09/18 NAVIENCE HEALTHCARE SOLUTIONS LLC US Independent payer advisory and marketing agency services Marketing Services Huntsworth plc UK 49.43
09/18 EMARK BV NL Salesforce marketing cloud and advertising technology services Media Technology WPP PLC UK n.a.
09/18 ACEVILLE PUBLICATIONS LTD UK Magazine publishing services, Online digital magazine publishing platform operator Publishing DC THOMSON & COMPANY LTD UK n.a.
09/18 Outdoor Plus UK Digital advertising Marketing Services Global UK n.a.
09/18 Primesight UK Advertising including billboards Marketing Services Global UK n.a.
09/18 LISSTED LTD UK Online social listening Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider Media Technology MARU GROUP LTD UK n.a.
09/18 TRAILERFARM LTD, THE UK Video game marketing services Marketing Services KEYWORDS STUDIOS PLC UK n.a.
09/18 LITTLE BABY BUM UK Children’s YouTube channel, Children’s sing-along video production services TV, Film and Entertainment MOONBUG ENTERTAINMENT LTD UK n.a.
09/18 Inconvo UK Data analytics group Media Technology YouGov UK UK n.a.
09/18 One Chocolate Communications UK PR and digital agency Marketing Services Allison and Partners US n.a.
09/18 MAGNETIC MEDIA ONLINE INC., PLATFORM BUSINESS UK Online digital marketing platform Media Technology DELOITTE LLP UK n.a.
09/18 Array