Ideagen (IDEA)

Sector:

IT Services

Index:

FTSE AIM 100

163.50p
   
  • Change Today:
    -1.50p
  • 52 Week High: 207.00
  • 52 Week Low: 138.00
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 226.62m
  • Volume: 47,486
  • Market Cap: £370.52m

Ideagen acquires British SaaS firm Redland Solutions

By Iain Gilbert

Date: Monday 10 Jun 2019

LONDON (ShareCast) - (Sharecast News) - Risk management software supplier Ideagen snapped up Worcestershire-based software-as-a-service business Redland Solutions on Monday for a total gross consideration of £17.5m in cash.
Ideagen will fund the acquisition of Redland from its extended revolving credit facility of up to £28m with NatWest Bank, which carries interest at 2% over London Interbank Offered Rates and was secured by debentures and guarantees over its assets.

A further £500,000 will be payable in 12 months based on certain accounting rate of return targets being achieved.

Redland, a fast-growing, profitable RegTec SaaS company supplying software to the financial services industry, provides banks, investment managers, asset managers and insurance companies with solutions and has offered up its Insight platform to over 40 organisations, including 7 FTSE 100 and 2 Fortune 100 groups.

Chief executive David Hornsby said: "Redland is an extremely valuable addition to the group and is in line with our strategy of acquiring integrated risk management businesses that have strong IP and growing recurring revenues.

"Financial Services is an important vertical market for Ideagen and the combination of Redland's Insight platform with Ideagen's Pentana will provide a compelling proposition covering internal audit, risk management, certification and SMCR compliance"

As of 0900 BST, Ideagen shares had crawled ahead 2.785 to 148p.

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Ideagen Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 163.50p
Change Today -1.50p
% Change -0.91 %
52 Week High 207.00
52 Week Low 138.00
Volume 47,486
Shares Issued 226.62m
Market Cap £370.52m

Ideagen Star Ratings

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99.65% below the market average99.65% below the market average99.65% below the market average99.65% below the market average99.65% below the market average
95.83% below the sector average95.83% below the sector average95.83% below the sector average95.83% below the sector average95.83% below the sector average
Price Trend
62.07% above the market average62.07% above the market average62.07% above the market average62.07% above the market average62.07% above the market average
45.63% above the sector average45.63% above the sector average45.63% above the sector average45.63% above the sector average45.63% above the sector average
Income
95.74% below the market average95.74% below the market average95.74% below the market average95.74% below the market average95.74% below the market average
100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average100% below the sector average
Growth
84.32% above the market average84.32% above the market average84.32% above the market average84.32% above the market average84.32% above the market average
84.95% above the sector average84.95% above the sector average84.95% above the sector average84.95% above the sector average84.95% above the sector average

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Ideagen Dividends

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Ideagen Key Personnel

CEO Ben Dorks
COO Barney Kent
CFO Emma Hayes

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