Marlin & Associates' Client, iTransact acquired by Payroc
Marlin & Associates, international investment banking and strategic advisory firm, announced that it's client, iTransact, a leading provider of online, mobile and traditional payment processing solutions and related technology, was acquired by Payroc, a leading provider of omni-payment solutions to merchants throughout North America.
This strategic transaction combines two firms with strong and longstanding brand recognition in the industry. iTransact adds more than 6,000 merchants, more than $1.3 billion per year in core merchant processing volume, and provides Payroc its own proprietary and specialized eCommerce gateway and mobile mPOS solution. iTransact also operates its own proprietary integrated Payment Facilitator platform (“Payfac”) which will enhance the delivery of customized payment solutions for specialty vertical markets for micro, small and medium-sized merchants.
Stephen Hall, iTransact Managing Partner and CEO, said: "The Marlin & Associates team was a highly valued player in completing our transaction. Their professional expertise and commitment to the process, preparation, positioning, presentation, and leadership got us to the finish line. They’re smart, available whenever needed, and bring the work ethic to get the deal done.”
Marlin & Associates is pleased to have been the exclusive financial and strategic advisor to iTransact and to have helped them find an outstanding partner. Payroc’s announcement can be read HERE.
About Marlin & Associates
Marlin & Associates is one of the most active investment banking and strategic advisory firms providing counsel to worldwide buyers and sellers of middle-market technology firms. Headquartered in New York City, with offices in San Francisco, Washington, D.C., and Toronto, Marlin & Associates has won numerous awards including the “Middle-Market Investment Bank of the Year,” “Middle-Market Financing Agent of the Year – Equity,” and “TMT Advisory Bank of the Year.” More than 20 transactions on which Marlin & Associates has advised have been recognized as “Deal-of-the-Year”. The Marlin & Associates team of professionals has advised on more than 200 information-technology transactions in 26 countries.
Marlin & Associates Securities LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Marlin & Associates Holding LLC, is a broker-dealer registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission and is a FINRA/SIPC member firm (www.finra.org). Investment banking and/or securities are offered through Marlin & Associates Securities LLC.