Advised Ullink, a leading software provider at the forefront of e-trading technology, on its sale to HgCapital
Arma Partners is pleased to announce that it has acted as exclusive financial adviser to the founders and management of Ullink SAS (“Ullink” or the “Company”) on the sale of Ullink to HgCapital LLP (“HgCapital”).
Arma Partners assisted the management and owners of Ullink to realise their strategic objectives, drawing on its extensive experience in the trading technology space. This transaction demonstrates the growing interest in the European market for complex trading technology companies, which benefit from strong growth and high quality recurring revenue, and further illustrates Arma Partners’ leadership in financial technology M&A and private equity recapitalisations.
Founded in 2001 by the current CEO, Laurent Useldinger, Ullink has grown quickly to become a global provider of multi-asset trading technology and infrastructure for buy-side and sell-side market participants. Ullink manages over 450 trading platforms daily, is connected to more than 100 of the world’s leading liquidity and exchange venues and offers over 700 different FIX and API adapters. Clients include over 150 of the world’s top-tier banks serviced from offices in New York, London, Paris, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Singapore, S√£o Paulo, Cluj and Sydney.