Thoma Bravo has agreed to buy Lexmark International's enterprise software unit. The target consists of the Kofax, Readsoft and Perceptive Software businesses. Apex Technology Co., PAG Asia Capital and Legend Capital Management took printer maker Lexmark private in 2016.
After the deal closes, Perceptive Software will be added to Hyland Software, while Kofax and Readsoft will operate independently under the Kofax brand. Hyland has been backed by Thoma Bravo since 2007. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.