Enghouse Systems buys Stockholm-based enterprise software firm Aktavara for an undisclosed sum

Enghouse Systems, a 30-year old software and services company listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange, has acquired Sweden’s Aktavara and its 19 employees for an undisclosed amount. Founded back in 2002, Stockholm-based Aktavara offers software solutions for telecommunications service providers, servicing telcos and network operators across Europe, Africa and the Middle East. Notably, this is […]

Sprinkle acquires Swedish text analysis startup Saplo

Saplo, a Swedish startup specialised in text analysis for publishers, has been acquired by Sprinkle for an undisclosed amount. Sources close to the deal tell us the amount wasn’t massive but ‘good enough’. Professor Sverker Sikström and Mattias Tyrberg founded Saplo in Malmö circa 2008. The company has since raised north of one million dollars […]

British financial information services firm Markit acquires London-based DealHub

Markit, the UK-born and publicly-listed global fintech company, has acquired DealHub, a 30-year old provider of trading and business intelligence solutions with offices in London, New York and Singapore. DealHub’s customers include global and regional banks, interdealer brokers, FX electronic trading venues and asset managers. The company has approximately 55 people based primarily in London. […]