TITLE

Software M&A Seen Staying Hot Even With Slowing IPO Market

AUTHOR(S)
PETE BARLAS
PUB. DATE
November 2014
SOURCE
Investors Business Daily;11/7/2014, pA04
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Investors don't necessarily flock together when it comes to software investments.
ACCESSION #
99301275

 

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