ICON advises PleaseTech on its sale to Ideagen Plc

ICON Corporate Finance, specialists in M&A for tech companies, has advised PleaseTech on its sale to Information Management Software provider Ideagen Plc. UK-based PleaseTech specialises in the development of software solutions for collaborative authoring and review of corporate documentation. Its product is used within document intensive environments to reduce the time and cost associated with the production of content and ensure compliance with industry regulations. PleaseTech has over 180 customers worldwide using its PleaseReview ... read more


ICON advises Focus Group Europe on its sale to Accenture

ICON Corporate Finance have advised the shareholders of Focus Group Europe on its sale to Accenture. Focus Group Europe is a London based, privately owned, consulting services provider and software reseller and is one of the largest remaining pure-play ServiceNow® consulting partners in the UK. Focus Group Europe was founded in 2009 and earned ServiceNow’s coveted Gold Services and Sales Partner designation. The acquisition of Focus Group Europe is part ... read more


ICON advises benefits pioneer LogBuy on its sale to Nordic software group Visma

ICON Corporate Finance, specialists in M&A for tech companies, has advised LogBuy on the sale of its Danish business to the Oslo based Nordic software giant Visma. The sale of the Danish business to Visma follows on from the successful sale by ICON at the end of 2016 of Logbuy’s UK operations to UK’s employee benefits market leader Reward Gateway. LogBuy’s Employee Engagement platform offers Reward & Recognition, Salary Sacrifice services, deals ... read more


ICON advises benefits pioneer LogBuy on its sale to Reward Gateway

ICON Corporate Finance, specialists in M&A for tech companies has advised benefits pioneer LogBuy on its sale to Reward Gateway. LogBuy, founded in Denmark, provides benefits programmes to more than 200 organisations in the UK, including Philips Electronics, Carlsberg, GlaxoSmithKline, Grass Roots and Laing O’Rouke. It’s Employee Engagement platform, offers Reward & Recognition, Salary Sacrifice services,  deals and discounts on over 10,000 brands, for over 650,000 employees of large organizations in the UK ... read more


ICON secures £3m Series A funding for Digital Preservation SaaS software specialist Preservica to fuel expansion

UK tech company is transforming the way organisations future-proof digital information ICON Corporate Finance has secured £3 million funding from Mobeus Equity Partners for Oxfordshire based Preservica to accelerate the uptake of its digital preservation software which is already in use at over 100 corporate and public sector organisations, including BT, HSBC, Transport for London (TfL), the Associated Press (AP), Yale University, New York’s Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) and ... read more


ICON secures £4.1m Series A funding for Matillion from YFM Equity Partners

ICON Corporate Finance has advised Matillion Limited, a leading provider of cloud-based data integration technologies, on a £4.1m Series A investment round with YFM Equity Partners. Matillion delivers technology that helps companies exploit their big data using the Cloud. The Company has developed the world’s fastest ETL (Extract, Transform & Load) software product for Amazon Redshift, the data warehousing service on the Amazon Web Services (AWS) platform. Matillion is one ... read more


ICON secures funding for ContactEngine from Amadeus and Beringea

ICON Corporate Finance has advised ContactEngine and its shareholders on a £2m investment by Amadeus Capital Partners and Beringea. ContactEngine, a London-based technology leader in the automation of customer conversations, has raised the investment to fund its expansion into Europe and the Americas. ContactEngine helps companies with large customer service operations achieve unparalleled response rates to customer communications, enabling them to deliver significant cost savings, drive business performance and improve ... read more


ICON advises Applicable Ltd on its sale to Arkadin, an NTT Communications company

ICON Corporate Finance, specialists in M&A for tech companies, has advised Applicable Limited on its sale to Arkadin International SAS, an NTT Communications company and one of the largest and fastest growing providers of Unified Communications (UC) and Collaboration services. Applicable is a leading provider of cloud UC and enterprise voice services to enterprise organisations in a network of carrier grade data centers in the US, Europe and Asia. The ... read more