Ancestry Acquires Adpay, Inc.

PROVO, Utah, May 18, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- LLC, the largest provider of family history and personal DNA testing, announced today that its subsidiary has entered into a definitive Agreement and Plan of Merger to acquire Adpay, Inc., creators and operators of the obituary input network. LLC Announces Participation in Goldman Sachs Leveraged Finance Conference

PROVO, Utah, May 10, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- LLC, the leader in family history and consumer genomics, today announced its expected participation in the following investor conference:

Goldman Sachs Leveraged Finance Conference 
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
4:25 PM Pacific Time 
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
Howard Hochhauser, CFO/COO will conduct a fireside chat and participate in one-on-one meetings. LLC Reports First Quarter 2016 Financial Results

— First Quarter Revenues $196.5 million, Up 19.4% Year-Over-Year; Up 21.2% on Constant Currency Basis —

— First Quarter Adjusted EBITDA $70.1 million, Up 13.1% Year-Over-Year(1)

PROVO, Utah, April 20, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- LLC (the "Company"), the leader in family history and consumer genomics, reported financial results today for the first quarter ended March 31, 2016.

Ancestry to Announce First Quarter 2016 Financial Results

PROVO, Utah, April 06, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- LLC, the leader in family history and consumer genomics, will release financial results for its first quarter 2016 on Wednesday, April 20, 2016, after the market closes. Following the release, the Company will host a conference call at 3:00 p.m. MT (5:00 p.m. ET).

Silver Lake to invest in sources

Private equity firm Silver Lake Partners has agreed to acquire a minority stake in in a deal that values the privately held genealogy website at $2.6 billion, including debt, people familiar with the matter said on Friday.

The investment represents a bet that Ancestry's fast-growing DNA business will continue to expand. Ancestry sold 1 million genomics kits last year, a 93 percent increase from the prior year, as people keen to discover their roots sent in saliva samples.