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Advanced Diagnostics manufacture high quality car key programming & marine engine diagnostic equipment specifically developed for automotive locksmiths, auto technicians & marine watercraft engineers worldwide. It develops all key programming & marine diagnostic software in-house for its products. Currently, over 60 car manufacturers including commercial vehicle manufacturers are supported worldwide

The acquisition of Advanced Diagnostics (AD), a global leading supplier of key programming equipment, allows Kaba Key Systems with its brands Silca and Ilco to strengthen its position in the automotive key replacement and programming equipment aftermarket. AD provides a platform to further expand the product offering and presence in key programming to provide AD and Silca/Ilco customers with the most comprehensive offering of automotive key replacement solutions available from one source.

The acquirer Swiss/German group Kaba (DOKA SWX) is the world leader for aftermarket vehicle keys, key replacement and marine diagnostic equipment specifically developed for automotive locksmiths, auto technicians and marine watercraft engineers. Thanks to its subsidiaries: Advanced Diagnostics, Silca (Italy) and Ilco (U.S.A.)  Kaba offers an extensive portfolio of automotive solutions ranging from vehicle keys up to programming devices.

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M&A News - BCMS Switzerland assists in the sale of Zurich headquartered Viewster AG to Los Angeles based Cinedigm (NASDAQ: CIDM) - The deal included Viewster and its subsidiary platform Viewster Anime, in a landmark move that further bolsters Cinedigm’s extensive OTT content portfolio, while adding an established and well-known property with a massive homegrown consumer base. 

Founded in Zurich, Switzerland in 2007, Viewster has quickly emerged as a competitive force in the global Video On Demand industry—delivering more thousands of hours of new digital content, and establishing a strong branded presence in over 30 international markets that includes a combined total of over 256,000 subscribers across YouTube and Amazon Prime Video, as well as more than 1.1 million monthly active viewers around the globe.

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French IT services Group Isatech, acquired myPartner a Digital Services Company specializing in Microsoft Dynamics ERP & CRM business management solutions. With offices in Porto and Lisbon, Portugal, myPartner has a majority of its clients abroad (Germany, Angola, Belgium, Brazil, Spain, United States, Mozambique, United Kingdom & Serbia). 40% of its annual turnover concerns international projects.

Its clients are primarily mid-market groups across a wide industry spectrum including commercial, distribution, retail and services. Clients include multinationals such as  Adidas, Royal Canin, Sportify, Real Dolmen.

As a result of the acquisition French group Isatech today operates from 7 sites (Vannes, Nantes, Rennes, Paris, Porto, Lisbonne, Tunis).

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