Francisco Partners

Synopsys to sell software integrity group to private equity firms for $2.1B

Synopsys has entered into an agreement with Clearlake Capital Group and Francisco Partners for the sale of its Software Integrity Group business in a transaction valued at up to $2.1 billion.

IBM sells off The Weather Company assets to Francisco Partners

IBM and Francisco Partners have entered into a definitive agreement for the acquisition of The Weather Company assets from IBM by Francisco Partners.

Francisco Partners, TPG acquire New Relic for $6.5B

New Relic has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Francisco Partners and TPG. The acquisition will be an all-cash transaction, valuing New Relic at approximately $6.5 billion.

Raytheon sells off Forcepoint cybersecurity solutions portfolio

Global investment firm Francisco Partners has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Forcepoint, a cybersecurity solutions company, and a subsidiary of Raytheon. 

Perforce acquires Methodics

Perforce Software, backed by Clearlake Capital and Francisco Partners, has acquired Methodics, a provider of intellectual property lifecycle management and traceability solutions for enterprises.