M&A Tools for

Corporate Clients

Since Release 19.0, M&A Tools support levels are available for small- to mid-sized organizations as well as the major enterprise:

 

  • M&A Tools Enterprise for large acquirers (“EKNOW classic”)
  • M&A Tools Business for mid-sized organizations
  • M&A Tools Team for smaller M&A teams

What are EKNOW M&A Tools?

  • The most mature, capable, easy to use M&A software
  • Web-based SaaS (software-as-a-service) from EKNOW
  • Designed for rapid set-up, deployment, and adoption
  • Easy to use tool modules, for each M&A phase or activity
  • Powerful business process automation & reporting
  • Pre-close, diligence, & acquisition integration checklists
  • An automated M&A Access Control Framework, for secure contributions from all internal, external, and seller users
M&A Tools

Corp Dev Team

  • For 5 to 25 internal contributors typical
  • No per-seat charges; no user cap
  • Unlimited seller or external users
  • Full corporate development life cycle
  • Pipeline, Diligence, Pre-Close, Post-Close
  • Appropriate for any pipeline of small transactions
  • Training included
  • Dedicated server
  • Administered by eknow

See Support Level Matrix

M&A Tools

Business

  • Full life-cycle solution
  • For mid- to small transactions
  • Any volume of pipeline or transactions
  • For typical group sizes of 25 to 125 internal contributors
  • No per-seat charges; no user cap
  • Unlimited seller / external users
  • Min. 30 days of tailoring or customization
  • Dedicated server
  • Administered by eknow

See Support Level Matrix

M&A Tools

Enterprise

  • Typically mid-sized to large transactions
  • For full M&A life-cycle by serial acquirers…
  • …or for one complex M&A project
  • 50 to 500 internal contributors typical
  • No per seat charges; no user cap
  • Unlimited seller / external users
  • Unlimited, ongoing tailoring
  • Concierge service
  • Dedicated server
  • Administered by eknow

See Support Level Matrix

M&A Tools Support Levels:

 

Level:
Team
Business 
Enterprise
Partner
Cost Factor
 $
 $$
 $$$
 - -
Fee Type
Annual Flat / Fixed
Annual Flat / Fixed
Annual Flat / Fixed
Client Monthly + Fixed
Per-Seat/User Fee
None
None
None
None
Typical Transactions
< $10MM
 $5MM - $50MM
$100MM - $10B+
$100MM - $50B+
Typical Users (no cap)
5 - 25 (no cap)
20 - 125 (no cap)
50 - 500+ (no cap)
50 - 1,000
Seller / External Users
Unlimited
Unlimited
Unlimited
Unlimited
Technical Support
Unlimited
Unlimited
Unlimited
Unlimited
Training
Initial
Initial + Annual Top-ups
Initial + Ongoing
Initial + Ongoing
Set-Up & Configuration
2 - 8h
4 - 16h
8 - 40h+
Unmetered
Data Migration Assist
During initial set-up
Initial + 1st 3m
Initial + 1y
Unmetered
Ongoing Guidance / Support
2h / month
4h / month
8h / month
Unmetered
Advanced Customization
- -
(Case-by-case)
Yes
Yes
Concierge Service
- -
- -
Yes
Yes
Dedicated Server (i.e. single-tenant)
S
L
XL
Multiple (L-XL)
EKNOW Server Administration
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Modules Supported
Core module options:

Pipeline Suite
Project Playbooks
Playbook Templates
Portfolio Dashboard
My Project Dashboard
Diligence Suite
Integration Checklist
Document Room
Report Generator
Analytics & KPIs
Contacts Module
Calendar Module
Automated Alerts
Business options add:
Multi-BU Organization
Access/Reporting x BU
Multi-Playbooks x BU
Resource / Accountability
Advanced Work Plan
Closing Checklist
Dependencies
Risks / Issues Log
Decisions Log
Lessons Learned
iMemo Workflows
Workflow Metrics
Review / Approvals
Multi-currency
Admin Modules
SSO (Single Sign-On)
 
Enterprise options add:

Custom BU Organization
Project Clearance
Enterprise Playbook
Enterprise Diligence
Entrprs. Dependencies
Enterprise Reporting
Plan Readiness Suite
Work-Stream Playbook
Work-Stream Status Rpt
Approvals Dashboard
Pre-Close Clean Room
Data / Mtg Request
Change Request
Enterprise Value Capture
Talent Selection
TSAs
Contracts
Acquired Clients
User Account Approval
Extended Admin
 
Partner adds:

Module Admin
Advanced Configs
Full Ticket System
Operations Dashbd
KnowledgeBase*
Custom Modules*

 

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