PE-backed DealerSocket acquires FEX DMS

DealerSocket, a portfolio company of Vista Equity Partners, has bought FEX DMS. No financial terms were disclosed. Headquartered in Rancho Santa Margarita, California, FEX DMS is a car dealer management system for independent dealers.


Vista and STATS buy Automated Insights

Vista Equity Partners and STATS LLC has acquired Automated Insights Inc. No financial terms were disclosed. Based in Durham, North Carolina, Ai helps transform big data into written reports.


Vista closes TIBCO acquisition with new CEO in place

Vista Equity Partners has completed its acquisition of TIBCO Software Inc., which provides infrastructure and business intelligence software. The deal first announced Sept. 29, 2014 closed Dec. 5. TIBCO’s shareholders approved the acquisition on Dec. 3. Murray Rode was named chief executive officer of TIBCO, while former CEO Vivek Ranadive will remain a board member.


Highly leveraged Tibco loan succumbs to investor demands: Reuters

A high-profile $2.02 billion leveraged loan for Tibco Software is the latest US buyout deal that has been forced to add expensive perks to attract buyers as risk-averse investors hold out for better terms amid a market correction, Thomson Reuters Loan Pricing Corp. reported.


Vista Equity Partners funds Return Path

New York City-based Return Path, an e-mail data analytics firm, has raised $35 million in funding. Vista Equity Partners was the investor. In conjunction with the investment, Patrick Severson, a principal at Vista Equity Partners, has been added to Return Path’s board of directors.


Vista completes NAVEX acquisition from Riverside

Vista Equity Partners has closed its buy of NAVEX from Riverside. No financial terms were disclosed. Deloitte, Deutsche Bank, Jones Day and Piper Jaffray advised Riverside on the transaction. Based in Lake Oswego, Oregon, NAVEX is a provider of governance, risk and compliance solutions.


Vista completes TransFirst acquisition

Vista Equity Partners has closed its buy of TransFirst. No financial terms were disclosed. Based in Hauppauge, NY, TransFirst is a provider of secure payment processing services.

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