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451 Research Technology M&A Knowledgebase

A tech M&A transactions database that includes analysis of deal rationales and unique data on private-company valuations.

The tech and financial industries’ leading source for M&A intelligence

The 451 Research M&A KnowledgeBase (MAKB) is a global online database of nearly 80,000 tech M&A transactions. Subscribers gain unique value from proprietary insight on undisclosed private-company valuations and in-depth analysis of the rationales for key deals that are classified into more than 600 granular tech industry categories.

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Proprietary Data on Private M&A Valuations

Our IT-specialized database provides deep insight and proprietary data including exclusive data on private company valuations, deal rationales and deal metrics. The MAKB averages a third more valuation comparables than generic M&A databases thanks to our proprietary estimates – more than twice as many comps in some key sectors.

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A powerful plugin tool that enables users to combine 451 proprietary M&A estimates with transaction data from CapIQ Pro in one dynamically updated spreadsheet, making valuations workflow faster and more efficient.

451 Research unique data is integrated in the MI Excel plug-in, a powerful tool that enables users to dynamically populate Excel financial models with data from Market Intelligence.

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Tech M&A Outlook 2024: After the gold rush

Spending on tech deals has dropped uninterruptedly since the pandemic-fueled record in 2021, with the value of acquisitions bottoming out in 2023 at its lowest level in a decade. What comes next? How can the tech M&A market regain the outsized growth that has been its defining characteristic since the first prints in the sector?



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Subscribers gain unique tech deal insights from our team of 100+ analysts through proprietary content on undisclosed private-company valuations and company classification data for more than 600 tech industry categories.

All content is compiled and tracked in the 451 Research M&A KnowledgeBase (MAKB), a global online database of nearly 80,000 tech M&A transactions.

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