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Areas of Expertise

Our dedicated professionals and industry network offer unparalleled industry access within our five core verticals: Business Services, Industrials, Consumer, Materials and Technology. Across all these areas, we have long standing relationships with highly relevant buyers and sellers. Our experience means that our advice and analysis is always rooted in deep industry knowledge. Our clients range from corporations, private equity firms, family offices, and entrepreneurs.

Part of the journey, from start to finish

We support our clients' visions and find solutions that exceed their expectations. We challenge traditional ways and processes to find the best path forward.

Technology

Technological disruption and digital innovation are completely changing the traditional rules of production, distribution and service industries. Together with our strategic partner D.A. Davidson & Co., we support growth companies, corporates, entrepreneurs and financial investors on M&A and capital raisings in the Software, Financial Technology and Telecom sectors across Europe and the US. We are focused on long-term relationships and delivering lasting value to our clients in a rapidly evolving landscape.

Our areas of expertise include:
  • Software and digital products
  • FinTech
  • Telecom
  • Industry 4.0 and IoT

2020

Pulsen Production / Shibuya Crossing

MCF advised Pulsen Production in the acquisition of Shibuya Crossing, a Swedish company delivering services in data centre infrastructure and IT operations.

2020

Nets / Poplapay & Poplatek

Nets, a leading provider of digital payment services and related technology solutions across Europe, has fully acquired Poplapay, a Finnish provider of payment software for POS terminals and Poplatek, a Finnish provider of software development, cloud services, and payment solutions. MCF acted as financial adviser to Nets in this transaction.

2020

ApoSync / ARZ Haan

MCF advised ApoSync Digitale Dienstleistungen GmbH in the sale of its eponymous app ApoSync, the leading iOS and Android app for pharmacies to ARZ Haan AG.

2020

Pulsen Group / Pulsen Retail

MCF advised Pulsen Group in the sale of Pulsen Retail, a Swedish retail ERP software specialist, to Total Specific Solutions.

2019

Assessio / Main Capital Partners

MCF advised Assessio, a leading provider of HR talent assessment technology and services in the Nordics, on the sale of a majority stake to Main Capital Partners, a Private Equity investor specialising in enterprise software.

2018

Videodata / Teltec

MCF advised the sole shareholder of Videodata, a leading rental and retail company for professional video and audio equipment in Northern Germany, in the sale of its majority stake to Teltec, Germany’s largest distributor of media and AV solutions.

2017

Nets / OP Merchant Acquiring Business

MCF advised Nets in the acquisition of the merchant acquiring business from OP Financial Group. Nets and OP are also entering into a 10-year strategic partnership agreement in connection with the transaction.

2017

Hanseaticsoft / Lloyd’s Register

MCF advised Hanseaticsoft GmbH on the sale of a minority share to Lloyd’s Register.

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2016

TDF / IP-Only

MCF advised TDF Group (French Terrestrial Network Operator) on the divestment of the Nordic operations of Arkena (Arkena Nordics, previously Qbrick), a media streaming solutions company.

2015

Gamersgate / Simeos Mediacom

Keystone MCF advised the owners of Gamersgate, one of the leading digital distribution platforms for PC and MAC games globally, on the sale to Simeos Mediacom.

2015

Ottoboni / Nordic Morning

MCF has advised Nordkom AB, the listed Sweden based company engaged in the provision of digital and traditional communication solutions, in their divestiture of Ottoboni AB. Ottoboni AB is a Swedish digital communication agency.

2014

Nets prepaid business / Edenred

MCF advised Nets Oy in the divestment of the prepaid “Lounas” and “Virike” vouchers and cards business to Edenred SA, the France based global leader in prepaid corporate services.

2014

Satel / Alder

MCF advised the owners of Satel Oy, a leading supplier of narrow band radio frequency data communication technology, on its sale to Alder, a Swedish investor focused on investments in sustainable industries.

2014

SSC Airborne Systems / Sjöland & Thyselius

MCF advised SSC on the sale of SSC Airborne Systems, a provider of airborne maritime surveillance systems aimed for sea surveillance, to Sjöland & Thyselius.

2008

Spotify

MCF advised Spotify, an online music streaming application, in VC financing round with NZ Northzone Ventures and Creandum.

2007

The search works / The technology works

MCF advised TradeDoubler on the buy of The search works/The technology works, UK’s leading search-marketing agency, from IMW Group.

2007

TradeDoubler / The technology works

MCF advised TradeDoubler on the buy of The search works/The technology works, UK’s leading search-marketing agency, from IMW Group.

2007

Episerver / Amadeus Capital Partners / NZ Northzone Ventures

Keystone MCF advised the owners in the sale of Episerver, a CMS platform provider, to Amadeus Capital Partners and NZ Northzone Ventures.

2007

Avitec / Eci

Keystone MCF advised CapMan and 3i in the sale of Avitec, a supplier of repeaters for coverage solutions in telecom networks, to Eci.