Acquisition of Issentia Group Ltd by Access Intelligence Plc and readmission to AIM

Deal typeCapital markets & Transaction Services
IndustryTechnology & Media
Sub-industryMarketing services & Technology
Client nameAccess Intelligence Plc

BDO acted as Reporting Accountant on Access Intelligence PLC’s £19.4 million acquisition of Isentia Group, and associated £50 million fundraise.

Access Intelligence is an AIM listed technology UK-based software company, and Isentia Group is an Australian-based media intelligence and data technology firm. 

The acquisition will create a global media monitoring business that will benefit from greater scale, a diverse and competitive product offering and greater geographic reach, bringing benefits to all clients.

The acquisition constitutes a reverse takeover for Access Intelligence under the AIM rules and will enable both businesses to combine and align their expertise, in order to provide a wider product offering to clients across a larger geographical reach.