Thoma Cressey Bravo to Acquire Macrovision’s Software Business

Feb 22, 2008

Thoma Cressey Bravo, a private equity investment firm, and Macrovision Corporation announced that an affiliate of TCB has entered into a definitive agreement with Macrovision Corporation to acquire Macrovision's Software Business Unit in a cash transaction valued at approximately $200 million. The transaction is subject to customary conditions to closing, including review under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act, and is expected to close on or before April 1, 2008. The completion of the transaction is not subject to Macrovision stockholder approval.