Apax Partners is buying Answers Corp. from Summit Partners, TA Associates and founding shareholders.
Answers is the parent company of Answers.com, which provides information for consumers, brands and organizations. Answers.com bought Easy2 Technologies Inc., which provides creative services and merchandising technology, in September 2013. Before that, the company picked up Reseller Ratings, a website that allows consumer reviews for retailers, and Web Collage. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.