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Smith Micro Software acquires Avast's Family Safety Mobile Business

Tuesday 9 March 2021 | 08:50 CET | News
Smith Micro Software and Avast entered a definitive agreement under which Smith Micro will acquire Avast's Family Safety Mobile Business. The acquisition encompasses Avast's portfolio of mobile parental controls services including location features, content filtering and screen time management. Smith Micro also announced the launch of a USD 62 million underwritten public offering of the company's common stock pursuant to a registration statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

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Companies: Avast / Smith Micro Software
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