July 2018 - FinTech Acquisition Corp. II completed the merger transaction with the parent company of INTERMEX® WIRE TRANSFER, LLC, a portfolio company of Stella Point Capital, LP. The merged company will be renamed International Money Express, Inc. and is listed on the NASDAQ Stock Market under the symbol “IMXI”.
April 2018 - Digital marketing agency KEPLER GROUP was sold to KYU Collective, a strategic operating unit of Hakuhodo DY Holdings. Founded in 2012, KEPLER is a leading provider of data-driven digital marketing services to Fortune 500 clients in over two dozen countries worldwide and nearly $300 million in media spend.
Aug 2019 - Microsoft acquired PromoteIQ, previously known as Spotfront, a NYC-based vendor of marketing technology to online retailers and brands, for an undisclosed amount. Microsoft plans to make PromoteIQ a division within Microsoft Advertising. PromoteIQ clients include Kroger, Kohl's, and Overstock.com.
Oct 2019 -Genpact (NYSE: G), a global professional services firm focused on delivering digital transformation, acquired Chicago-based Rightpoint, a premier digital consultancy. In 2015, Rightpoint partnered with private equity firm Stella Point Capital to help fuel its growth.