Atlanta-based Global Payments has inked a deal to acquire Zego, which offers a property management software platform.
“We are delighted to expand our software and digital commerce portfolio with the addition of Zego, a real estate technology company that modernizes the resident experience,” Global Payments President and Chief Operating Officer Cameron Bready said in a Tuesday (May 4) press release. “This acquisition aligns perfectly with Global Payments’ strategy,” he said, given that, in real estate, “digital commerce and omnichannel trends are rapidly accelerating.”
Under the terms of the all-cash deal, Global Payments will acquire Zego at an “effective purchase price” of about $830 million (the deal is valued at $925 million, inclusive of a tax asset). Global Payments said it would finance the acquisition with its “existing credit facility and cash on hand.”
The agreement, subject