Mooreland Partners Publishes 2017 Global Technology M&A Report

MARCH 13, 2018 — Mooreland Partners is pleased to announce the release of its Annual Global Technology M&A Report which covers key deal trends, as well as technology acquirer and seller dynamics across all key geographies. Major highlights of the latest Global Technology M&A Report include: 2017 was a record year in tech M&A with volumes reaching… Read more >

A response to the Financial Times: We have no choice but to follow our customers

Sir, Your editorial “A strong City of London is vital for Brexit Britain” (November 17) in effect concludes that there will be no special deal for financial services. For those of us who have built a financial services business based in London but operating freely throughout the EU this means we will have to move… Read more >

Perspectives in Fintech: Notes from Money 20/20 Europe

Money 20/20 is the world’s largest FinTech conference, attracting C-level keynote speakers from leading payments, financial services and technology companies.  The conference has grown rapidly since its inaugural event five years ago and now hosts a separate Europe and Asia conference.  The second European edition of Money 20/20 was held in Copenhagen June 26-28, and… Read more >

Bryan Dow speaks with Forbes about the prospects for M&A in the 3D Printing space

Race For 3D Printing Capacity Could Revive M&A By Harry Brumpton with analytics by Elizabeth Lim Reprinted from  Forbes Mergermarket, February 22, 2017   It’s an industrial breakthrough destined to transform manufacturing, from the production of entire space shuttle rockets right down to dental implants. It’s only a matter of time before the technology will… Read more >

You Can’t See It, It’s Electric: Battery technology at the core of electric vehicle adoption and Delta-Q is at the forefront of it all

In case you weren’t paying attention, everything is going electric.  The need for more energy efficient, environmentally friendly solutions continues to drive not only consumer adoption of electric cars and two-wheeled vehicles but also electric power adoption in recreational vehicles, power sports and a variety of industrial applications. The year 2015 saw the global stock… Read more >

DevOps Update: Continuous code quality management – the answer to the global problem of ballooning technical debt and why SonarSource has a bright future

Have you heard of technical debt? It is what makes the life of a software developer a lot less fun. It is the reason for developers to spend 80%1 of their time reviewing existing code, rather than putting their creativity to work  coding new functionalities or entire new software applications. Technical debt is best defined… Read more >

MarTech: Tracking the “Customer Journey” to Lots of Market Activity

It feels like every day we hear a new buzzword or phrase associated with “martech” – omni-channel, customer journey, artificial intelligence, social selling, conversational commerce – the list goes on and on. In the end, marketing organizations have always had one clear goal: to establish and understand the direct link between marketing and advertising spending… Read more >

Industry-specific cloud collaboration software and mobile technologies are transforming numerous vertical markets

Many of today’s widely available software solutions for enterprise content management and collaboration have been designed as horizontal, one-size-fits-all platforms to maximise their vendors’ addressable market. Many of these products are therefore relatively generic in their functionality, e.g. Microsoft Sharepoint or DropBox. As today’s powerful cloud technologies allow for extending collaboration beyond the borders of… Read more >

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: The Rise of Chinese Technology M&A

Chinese acquisitions of technology companies are on the rise. Of the $107 billion which Chinese acquirers spent on acquisitions in 2015, more than $28 billion was spent on technology acquisitions alone, more than double the level of activity in 2014. Whereas dealmaking was previously driven by government policy (through state-owned enterprises), independent Chinese enterprises now… Read more >

Mooreland Partners Publishes 2015 Global Technology M&A Report

Mooreland Partners is pleased to announce the release of its 2015 Global Technology M&A Report which covers macro trends, acquirer and seller dynamics across all key geographies. Major highlights of the 2015 Global Technology M&A Report include: Technology M&A activity hit record levels in 2015, in both volume and value: Over 4,870 technology companies changed hands… Read more >