Mooreland 2015 Cybersecurity Recap

Mooreland Completes Six Security Transactions Since June 2015:

Highlights Accelerating Momentum in the Sector

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The global cybersecurity sector continued its torrid pace of M&A and private equity financing activity in 2015. Over 150 security acquisitions were announced last year, representing the highest deal volume in more than a decade.  At the same time, private security companies attracted over $6.3 billion in capital inflow across 128 equity financings, a high-water mark for the sector.

Mooreland expects a robust security M&A and financing environment in 2016 as organizations respond to the rapidly changing threat landscape driven by the continued adoption next-generation cloud, mobile, big data and IoT deployment platforms.

 Mooreland Security and Compliance Area of Expertise

• Network Security ǀ NGFW
• Threat Management and Intelligence
• Web ǀ Messaging Security
• SIEM ǀ Security Analytics
• Mobile ǀ Endpoint Security
• Vulnerability and Risk Management
• Identity and Access Management
• Application Security
• Data Security and Compliance
• MSSP ǀ Security Services
• Fraud Detection and Prevention
• ICS ǀ SCADA Security

For more information on any of these transactions or to hear our perspectives on the market, please contact a member of our global security banking team:

Scot Sedlacek, Managing Director
Brad Topchik, Managing Director
New York: tel +1 203 629 4460
New York: tel +1 203 629 4481

Victor Garcia, Managing Director
Anne Perlman, Executive Director
London: tel +44 20 7484 1351
Silicon Valley tel: +1 650 330 3784