April 2, 2018

Software Staffing & Consulting: Industry Performance

This research report is one in a series covering IT & software staffing, a subsector of software & technology investment banking. The software and IT […]
March 23, 2018

Software Staffing & Consulting: M&A Transactions, History & Trends

This is one report in a series covering software mergers and acquisitions, including deals in staffing in information technology companies in the United States.  Staffing […]
December 5, 2017

Cloud Services Industry – Executive Summary

The cloud computing industry is divided into three main types of service models: Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), and Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS). While the SaaS model involves […]
October 31, 2017

Why So Many Tech M&A Deals Fail

In life and in business there is never a perfect marriage. “Until death do you part” is not something you typically see at the corporate […]
April 28, 2017

A 2017 Mergers and Acquisitions Overview

M&A continues to thrive–Global mergers and acquisitions reached $3.2 trillion in 2016, marking the third best year with regards to deal value since 2007,[1] as […]
February 25, 2017

2017 Growth and Trends in Business Analytics and Enterprise Software Publishing

Business Analytics and Enterprise Software Publishing is a growing industry that provides products such as customer relationship management (CRM) and enterprise resource planning (ERP) software […]
November 11, 2015

Software & Technology: The Valuation of Intangible Assets

Today’s technology and software deals include a greater number of highly-valuable, yet intangible assets than ever before. The explosion of big data is certainly facilitating this […]
August 24, 2015

Why Owning a Patent Means You Should Sell Your Company

Owning a valuable patent can be a very costly proposition, particularly for a small business. The legal requirements associated with getting a patent granted are […]
January 14, 2013

Software Company Valuation

Company valuation is part art and part science. Over-bloated software valuations have unfortunately pushed valuations to the “art” side of the spectrum. Luckily the market […]