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CMOSIS to be acquired by TA AssociatesDec 4, 2013


  • ANTWERP and BOSTON, December 4, 2013 - CMOSIS is pleased to announce that TA Associates, a global growth private equity firm, has agreed to acquire CMOSIS, a leading pure-play supplier of high performance standard and custom CMOS image sensors. The transaction is conditional on regulatory clearance and is expected to be completed by early 2014. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. CMOSIS is a major player in the industrial, scientific and professional markets for...
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TA Associates Announces Majority Investment in AccruentNov 25, 2013


  • BOSTON, November 25, 2013 – TA Associates, a leading global growth private equity firm, today announced it has completed a majority investment in Accruent, LLC, a leading provider of real estate and facilities management software solutions. Existing investor Vista Equity Partners will retain a significant ownership position. Additional terms of the investment were not disclosed. Since 1995, Accruent has offered a comprehensive facilities and real estate management...
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TA Associates Announces Hire of Chief Operating Officer/General Counsel and Chief Portfolio OfficerNov 5, 2013


  • BOSTON, November 5, 2013 – TA Associates, a leading global growth private equity firm, today announced two strategic hires in newly created senior roles. Jeffrey C. Hadden has joined TA as Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel, and Kevin L. Masse has joined the firm as Chief Portfolio Officer. Both serve in TA’s Boston office. The hires were effective November 4. Mr. Hadden is responsible for the general oversight of TA’s global non-investment...
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TA Associates Hires New Director of Capital MarketsOct 7, 2013


  • BOSTON, October 7, 2013 – TA Associates, a leading global growth private equity firm, today announced the addition of Tony Marsh as Director of Capital Markets in its Boston office. In this newly created role, he will lead all new acquisition financings and capital markets activities for TA portfolio companies, as well as manage the firm’s relationships with corporate finance providers. Mr. Marsh joins TA from Credit Suisse Securities (USA), LLC, where he...
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TA Associates Announces Majority Investment in Arxan TechnologiesSep 18, 2013


  • BOSTON, September 18, 2013 – TA Associates, a leading global growth private equity firm, today announced it has completed a majority investment in Arxan Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of software security solutions. Terms of the investment were not disclosed. Arxan's comprehensive product suite offers a full range of application security solutions. The Arxan solutions, designed to withstand persistent and sophisticated attacks launched across mobile,...
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TA Associates Announces Majority Investment in SoftWritersSep 17, 2013


  • BOSTON, September 17, 2013 – TA Associates, a leading global growth private equity firm, today announced it has completed a majority investment in SoftWriters Holdings, Inc., a provider of pharmacy management software to the long-term care (LTC) industry. Terms of the investment were not disclosed. SoftWriters’ enterprise software solutions are designed to help LTC pharmacies better serve their clients through reduced costs, streamlined processes,...
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TA Associates Completes Majority Investment in BluePay Processing, Inc.Sep 11, 2013


  • BOSTON, September 11, 2013 – TA Associates, a leading global growth private equity firm, today announced that in conjunction with company management it has completed a majority recapitalization of BluePay Processing, Inc., a leading provider of technology-enabled payment processing services to merchants in the United States and Canada. Goldman Sachs completed an investment in BluePay in 2008, and TA has acquired the firm’s stake in BluePay as part of this...
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Spectrum Equity and TA Associates Acquire Stake in BATS Global MarketsAug 14, 2013


  • BOSTON, MA and MENLO PARK, CA, August 14, 2013 – Spectrum Equity, a leading growth equity firm focused on the information economy, and TA Associates, a leading global growth private equity firm, today announced that they have each acquired a minority stake in BATS Global Markets, Inc. (“BATS”), a leading operator of securities markets in the U.S. and Europe, from Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. BATS, founded in 2005, regularly ranks as the...
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TA Associates Announces Investment in FlashtalkingAug 6, 2013


  • BOSTON and LONDON, August 6, 2013 – TA Associates, a leading global growth private equity firm, today announced it has completed an investment in Flashtalking, a high-growth, international advertising technology company. Terms of the investment were not disclosed. Flashtalking provides a software platform for intelligent ad serving – the creation and delivery of online advertising campaigns, including robust post-delivery analytics and reporting. Customers...
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C. Kevin Landry, Long-Time Head of Private Equity Firm TA Associates, Passes Away at 69Aug 1, 2013

  • Private equity pioneer and civic benefactor known for commitment to excellence
    BOSTON, August 1, 2013 – With profound sadness, TA Associates today announces the passing of its long-time leader, C. Kevin Landry, 69. “Kevin was deeply committed to the success of TA, our limited partners and our portfolio companies,” said Richard D. Tadler, Chairman, TA Associates. “Kevin approached every opportunity and every challenge with passion and vigor, and held himself and TA to the highest standards.  We will deeply miss his...
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TA Associates Announces Minority Recapitalization of Prometheus GroupJul 11, 2013


  • BOSTON, July 11, 2013 – TA Associates, a leading global growth private equity firm, today announced it has completed a minority recapitalization of Prometheus Group, a leading provider of enterprise application software. Terms of the investment were not disclosed. Prometheus specializes in improving the usability and adoption of Enterprise Asset Management (“EAM”) software solutions, in particular, Plant Maintenance, SAP’s EAM suite. Prometheus...
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TA Associates Announces Investment in Fractal AnalyticsJun 24, 2013

  • Investment Will Fuel Global Expansion of Fractal’s Big Data Services
    BOSTON, SAN MATEO & MUMBAI, June 24, 2013 – TA Associates, a leading global growth private equity firm, and Fractal Analytics, a global provider of advanced analytics to Fortune 500 companies, today announced that TA Associates has acquired a minority stake in the company for an investment of $25 million. “We believe that the big data space represents a very significant opportunity as companies have understood the power of data driven decision making...
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TA Associates Continues Asia-Pacific Satellite Consolidation Strategy, Partnering with Portfolio Company SpeedCast in Buyout of Pactel InternationalJun 4, 2013


  • BOSTON and Hong Kong, June 4, 2013 – TA Associates, a leading global growth private equity firm, has partnered with its portfolio company SpeedCast Ltd (SpeedCast), a Hong Kong-based global network and satellite communications service provider, to complete the acquisition of Pactel International (Pactel), a leading satellite communications service provider based in Australia. Pactel provides satellite communications solutions throughout Australia and the Pacific....
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Nintex Finds Global Growth Partners in TA Associates and Updata PartnersMar 27, 2013


  • BOSTON, MA, WASHINGTON, DC and MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA, March 27, 2013 – TA Associates, a leading global growth private equity firm, and Updata Partners, a leading technology-focused growth equity firm, today announced they plan to make a significant investment in the Nintex Group, a global provider of workflow software solutions. TA and Updata will work in partnership with the Nintex management team to accelerate Nintex’s global growth initiatives. Nintex is a...
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TA Associates Announces Investment in Onlineprinters GmbHMar 20, 2013


  • BOSTON, March 20, 2013 – TA Associates, a leading global growth private equity firm, today announced it has completed an investment in Onlineprinters GmbH, one of Europe’s largest online printing companies.  Terms of the investment were not disclosed. Founded in 2004, Onlineprinters is one of the largest web-to-print providers in Europe.  Also operating under the brand DieDruckerei, the company provides cost-efficient, on-demand printing of marketing...
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TA Associates Announces Global Staff PromotionsJan 22, 2013


  • BOSTON, January 22, 2013 – TA Associates, a leading global growth private equity firm, today announced promotions of three staff members in TA’s Boston, London and Mumbai offices, effective January 1, 2013. “We are very pleased to announce the promotion of these team members, all of whom have played an important role at our firm and reflect TA’s talented team of professionals,” said Richard D. Tadler, Chairman and a Managing Director at TA...
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SpeedCast Ltd Completes Buyout of Elektrikom Satellite ServicesJan 17, 2013


  • HONG KONG, January 17, 2013 – SpeedCast Ltd, a leading Hong Kong-based global network and satellite communications service provider, has completed, with the support of its majority shareholder, TA Associates, a buyout of Elektrikom Satellite Services, a leading maritime satellite communications service provider based in the Netherlands. The combination of Elektrikom and SpeedCast’s maritime business unit will form one of the top maritime satellite...
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TA Associates Announces 60% Investment in Fashion Brands: JOIE, Equipment and Current/ElliottJan 9, 2013


  • BOSTON, MA - January 10, 2013 – TA Associates, a leading global growth private equity firm, announced today it has completed a majority investment in Dutch, LLC, the parent company for leading fashion brands JOIE, Equipment and Current/Elliott. Terms of the investment were not disclosed. Since January 2007, Serge Azria, a visionary in the segment of new contemporary luxury, has created a portfolio of brands that have, in a short time, rapidly established a...
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