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Ziff Davis acquired by j2 Global

LUMA Partners advised Ziff Davis on its acquisition by j2 Global. The acquisition provides j2 a series of world-class web properties, including PCMag.com, ComputerShopper, ExtremeTech, Toolbox.com and Geek.com. The purchase price was approximately $167 million, net of certain post-closing adjustments, and was funded out of j2’s cash on hand.  The transaction is anticipated to be immediately accretive and to contribute approximately $60 million to 2013 revenues.