TIBCO acquires MAPORAMA and NASDAQ OMX and SHARESPOST announce a joint venture - 2 hot deals involving Venturepreneurs Christian Mandl and Dusan stojanovic respectively.
Christian Mandl, Venturepreneur and Chairman of Maporama Solutions (a privately-held, French cloud-based provider of location intelligence and geospatial analytics solutions) informed us that Tibco Software, the enterprise software company, has bought Maporama Solutions, to help expand its big data offerings with location information
Tibco (Nasdaq: TIBX) says that it will be using Maporama’s technology to complement its Spotfire data analytics platform, providing more detailed results incorporating location into the mix.
On the other hand, Dusan Stojanovic, also Venturepreneur and Founder of True Global Ventures informed us about SharesPost’s (one of its portfolio companies) joint venture with NASDAQ OMX, currently known as the NASDAQ Private Market.
The venture combines NASDAQ OMX's market and operating expertise as well as resources with SharesPost's leading web-based platform. The NASDAQ Private Market (NPM) will provide improved access to liquidity for early investors, founders and employees while enabling the efficient buying and selling of private company shares.
Financial terms of the deals were not disclosed.
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(Source: techcrunch.com, reuters.com)