Posts Tagged ‘Internet mergers and acquisitions’

InternetInvestorsGroup.com is looking to acquire profitable established Internet businesses

November 04, 2016  |   How to Buy & Sell Websites,Websites for Sale Listings   |     |   Comments Off on InternetInvestorsGroup.com is looking to acquire profitable established Internet businesses

Internet Investors Group brings together investors and partners looking to acquire and manage profitable established web-based or Internet businesses. We are active managers and investors in the businesses that we acquire. We believe that the more active experienced brainpower we have ...

Rollup Strategy for Website Businesses

August 24, 2015  |   How to Buy & Sell Websites   |     |   Comments Off on Rollup Strategy for Website Businesses

What is a rollup? A rollup is when one business acquires one or more other businesses and integrates these acquisitions into its business operations. Compared to traditional businesses, the Internet is a great place for rollups because it can be relatively easy ...

Newly-Funded Startups: In .com We Trust

July 12, 2015  |   How to Buy & Sell Websites   |     |   Comments Off on Newly-Funded Startups: In .com We Trust

Newly funded startups are a great indicator for anyone who is studying the popularity and value of new TLDs. The list below from DNGeek.com tells us that technology startups still rely on and trust the value of established TLDs, specifically ...

Structuring Earnouts in Technology Mergers & Acquisitions Deals

April 30, 2015  |   How to Buy & Sell Websites   |     |   Comments Off on Structuring Earnouts in Technology Mergers & Acquisitions Deals

WHAT IS AN EARNOUT? In technology mergers or acquisitions, an earnout refers to a deal structure in which the buyer pays part of the purchase price of the tech company post-closing if the seller achieves certain goals. These goals may be financial or ...

How to Assess Synergies in a Mergers and Acquisitions Transaction

April 30, 2015  |   How to Buy & Sell Websites   |     |   Comments Off on How to Assess Synergies in a Mergers and Acquisitions Transaction

The reason for doing any merger or acquisition should be simple. Don't complicate the basic idea. You don't need a complex idea to justify your M&A transaction. Keep it simple. Many buyers try to over-complicate the strategy behind an M&A deal because ...

Advantages and Disadvantages of Asset Sale versus Stock Sale

April 30, 2015  |   How to Buy & Sell Websites   |     |   Comments Off on Advantages and Disadvantages of Asset Sale versus Stock Sale

Every business is unique. Therefore, every merger or acquisition transaction between any 2 or more businesses will inevitably be unique. There are a myriad of ways that any M&A deal can be structured. However, the ultimate objective is simple: To structure a ...

Advantages and Disadvantages of Reverse Mergers of Technology Companies

April 30, 2015  |   How to Buy & Sell Websites   |     |   Comments Off on Advantages and Disadvantages of Reverse Mergers of Technology Companies

A reverse merger is a process in which a privately-held company can go public without the high expense and complexities of a traditional initial public offering (IPO). In a reverse merger, a private company merges with a publicly-listed company. The publicly-traded entity is sometimes a ...

Checklist for Performing Business Due Diligence of a Technology Business

April 30, 2015  |   How to Buy & Sell Websites   |     |   Comments Off on Checklist for Performing Business Due Diligence of a Technology Business

This piece follows the article on the important legal due diligence process you must perform when you intend to acquire a technology company. You can read the preceding article here: Checklist for Performing Legal Due Diligence of a Technology Business. So you're looking to ...

Checklist for Performing Legal Due Diligence of a Technology Business

April 30, 2015  |   How to Buy & Sell Websites   |     |   Comments Off on Checklist for Performing Legal Due Diligence of a Technology Business

So you're looking to acquire a technology company. You've looked at dozens of prospects, identified a suitable candidate, and both the buyer and seller have executed a letter of intent. Now we get to the due diligence phase. This involves a thorough ...

History of Internet Mergers & Acquisitions: At Home Corporation acquired Excite Inc. for $6.7 billion in 1999

April 30, 2015  |   How to Buy & Sell Websites   |     |   Comments Off on History of Internet Mergers & Acquisitions: At Home Corporation acquired Excite Inc. for $6.7 billion in 1999

Let's take a walk down memory lane to see how far Internet mergers & acquisitions deals have come. We can learn a great deal from the past because history will repeat itself. I think the most effective way to explore this subject would be to ...