mergers and acquisitions (M&A)

Top-Tier LSP Keywords Studios to Accept EQT’s $2.8 Billion Offer

In a significant development within the language services and video game industries, European private equity firm EQT is in advanced negotiations to acquire Keywords Studios for $2.79 billion (£2.2 billion).

LanguageWire Acquires WhP International: Strengthening offerings for technical documentation

LanguageWire's acquisition of WhP International combines innovative DITA technology with LanguageWire's language services expertise.

Translate.One Broadens Global Network with Acquisition of Balthasar Ltd.

This strategic venture aims to fortify Trustpoint.One’s standing as a premier worldwide provider of top-tier legal and language solutions.

Eyeing international expansion, ChapsVision acquires Systran

2024 might be only a week and a half old, but ChapsVision is already ringing in language industry merger-and-acquisitions news. The French data processing company today announced its acquisition of machine translation technology company Systran.

Group-Q Announces New M&A Transactional Advisory Service

Advancements in AI technologies are driving strategic investments and mergers and acquisitions New York, NY; December 19, 2023 – Group-Q has announced a new merger and...

Spinning Off a Business Without Getting Dizzy

In the dynamic terrain of global business, where mergers and acquisitions are frequent, establishing a seamless localization function in a spin-off can be a challenge. This exploration unravels the often-underestimated complexities of anchoring localization during the inception of a new company. Discover how proactive involvement, coupled with relentless cross-functional collaboration, can ensure the success of the localization endeavor amidst the spin-off chaos.

Creative Words announces acquisition of Opitrad, strengthening their presence in the language services market

Creative Words, a leading translation company based in Genoa, Italy, is proud to announce its acquisition of Opitrad, a renowned translation agency located in...

STAR7 signs contract to aquire 100% of Vertere S.R.L.

STAR7 (EGM: ticker STAR7) today signed the contract to acquire 100% of Vertere S.r.l. (the “Transaction”), an Italian company operating in translation and localisation services.

Propio Language Services Acquires LSP Ware, a Leading Technology Platform in Workforce Management

Today, Propio announced the acquisition of Ohio-based LSP Ware. LSP Ware’s workforce management software offers a seamless, end-to-end solution to connect language service companies, healthcare customers, and interpreters.