05.2018: The financial investor capiton participates in Magix Software GmbH. Magix is a leading global developer and provider of video and music editing software and photos. The Berlin-based company with further development sites in Dresden and Madison (USA) distributes its products especially to professional users such as advertising agencies, freelancers or independent music producers.
Capiton acquires a majority stake in the company as part of a management buy-out, involving the entire management team and significantly reinvesting the founders. Magix has been active in the video and music editing software market for more than twenty years and can therefore rely on a very broad and loyal customer base. In 2016, Magix acquired the video and music editing software products from Sony Corporation.