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Cybersecurity firm KnowBe4 to go private in $4.6 bln deal with Vista Equity Partners

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Shares of KnowBe4 shot up 11.4 per cent to $24.05 in premarket trading. Private equity firms have this year been scooping up technology companies whose shares have taken a beating from worries over rising interest rates and an economic slowdown.KnowBe4 provides security awareness training with simulated phishing attacks.
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Cybersecurity firm KnowBe4 to go private in $4.6 bln deal with Vista Equity Partners

KnowBe4 Inc on Wednesday agreed to go private in a sweetened $4.6 billion deal with Vista Equity Partners, the latest cybersecurity firm to be snapped up by private equity in this year's market downturn.

4 months ago·United Kingdom
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Vista Equity Partners to take cybersecurity firm KnowBe4 private in $4.6 billion deal

(Reuters) - Cybersecurity provider KnowBe4 Inc said on Wednesday that Vista Equity Partners would take it private in a sweetened deal that values the company at $4.6 billion.The offer values each share of KnowBe4 at $24.90, compared with the $24 Vista had offered in September.Shares of KnowBe4 shot

4 months ago·Singapore
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Cybersecurity firm KnowBe4 to go private in $4.6 bln deal with Vista Equity Partners

KnowBe4 Inc on Wednesday agreed to go private in a sweetened $4.6 billion deal with Vista Equity Partners, the latest cybersecurity firm to be snapped up by private equity in this year's market downturn. Read More

4 months ago·Canada
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Cybersecurity firm KnowBe4 to go private in $4.6 billion deal with Vista Equity Partners

(Reuters) -KnowBe4 Inc on Wednesday agreed to go private in a sweetened $4.6 billion deal with Vista Equity Partners, the latest cybersecurity firm to be snapped up by private equity in this year's market downturn.

4 months ago·San Diego, United States
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Vista Equity to Pay $4.6 Billion for Software Firm KnowBe4

Vista Equity Partners has agreed to pay $4.6 billion for KnowBe4 Inc. after sweetening its offer for the software-security firm.

4 months ago·United States
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PE firm Vista Equity Partners agrees to acquire Florida-based KnowBe4, which offers security awareness training and a simulated phishing platform, for $4.6B

Laura Cooper / Wall Street Journal: PE firm Vista Equity Partners agrees to acquire Florida-based KnowBe4, which offers security awareness training and a simulated phishing platform, for $4.6B  —  Private-equity firm is close to agreeing to pay almost $25 a share to acquire KnowBe4 in rare leveraged buyout

4 months ago
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