Code & Co. advises Silver Lake on the $3B acquisition of leading property portal Zoopla

Code & Co. is pleased to announce that it has acted as a technology and product advisor to Silver Lake Partners on the acquisition of ZPG, the company behind the property search website Zoopla.

Marketplace & Classifieds

Buyout

Outside-In Due Diligence

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Since its initial public offering in 2014, ZPG has evolved and diversified and made significant progress toward becoming the platform of choice for consumers and partners engaged in property and household decisions. ZPG’s brands include Zoopla, a property portal with hundreds of thousands of home listings, and uSwitch, which allows consumers to compare prices for a range of home services including gas, electricity and broadband internet. ZPG’s websites and apps attract over 50 million visits per month and over 25,000 business partners use its services.

Silver Lake is a global leader in technology investing, with approximately $40 billion in combined assets under management and committed capital and a team of approximately 100 investment and operating professionals located around the world.

The transaction underlines Code & Co.’s extensive technology and product expertise in various sectors of the global digital economy.

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Code & Co. is an independent advisory firm that specializes in advising funds in the global alternative investment industry. Code & Co. offers modern and holistic technology and product due diligence across the entire investment life cycle – from outside-in audits and confirmatory due diligence to portfolio audits, exit preparation, and vendor due diligence.