ZMI ALPHA:GAN plots Coolbet betting platform integration after $177m acquisition | EGR North America

Nasdaq-listed online casino supplier highlights turnkey integration and “significant revenue synergies” of deal Nasdaq-listed GAN has sealed a €149m ($176.9m) cash-plus-stock deal to acquire Malta-licensed operator Coolbet parent company Vincent Group. The purchase, which is subject to regulatory review and approval, is expected to complete in Q1 2021. Coolbet’s proprietary sports betting technology will…

ZMI ALPHA:Everything you need to know about NFL free agency in 2021

(Trevor Ruszkowski-USA TODAY Sports) Losing $15.7 million per franchise in cap room is a big hit. The relative inability to have in-person physicals, which was a major issue in 2020, also comes into play. You can say all you want about the tape, but there are other issues in play when it comes to deciding…

ZMI ALPHA:Navigate Digital Transformation in 2021 and Beyond With iPaaS

There is no question the digital road map for nearly every IT team has accelerated greatly in 2020 to meet skyrocketing demands for remote work forces and virtual learning. As a result, it should be no surprise that the average number of software applications an organization runs on any given day exceeds 130. That means…

ZMI ALPHA:Indie Agency Paykel Media Rebrands To Involved Media

After more than two decades as one of Australia’s leading independent media agencies, Paykel Media has rebranded to Involved Media. The name change is the latest step in the evolution of the agency, which was established 22 years ago by Tony Paykel. L-R: Cameron Swan, Tony Paykel, Sarah Keith The launch of Involved Media follows…

ZMI ALPHA:Thoma Bravo makes bold move to acquire data integration firm Talend

Thoma Bravo has made a move to buy out data integration firm Talend for US$2.4 billion (AU$3.1 billion), with plans to ‘drive shareholder value’ and continue to build out Talend’s market position. The acquisition takes the form of a tender offer to acquire all of Talend’s outstanding ordinary shares for and American Depositary shares for…

ZMI ALPHA:Agency roundup: Little Mesters; Bolser; Blue Yonder; and more

Digital marketing agency Little Mesters has secured three new clients, strengthened its in-house team and expanded its network of expert freelancers as it continues to grow during its first year. The Sheffield-headquartered agency has won contracts with Sheffield FC, Jessica Flinn Jewellery and Sheffield Steel Rings in the first two months of 2021; taking its…