30 SOFTWARE AG | INTERIM REPORT 3/2013  Business combinations In the first nine months of fiscal 2013, Software AG achieved control over the following entities and their subsidiaries through the acquisition of equity interests: Company / Line of business Ownership interest recog nized on the balance sheet as of September 30, 2012 Percentage of acquired shareholders’ equity with voting rights Date of acquisition metaquark GmbH, Berlin (Provider of mobile solutions) 100 % 16 % March 4, 2013 LongJump Inc, USA (Cloud platform provider) 100 % 100 % April 24, 2013 alfabet AG, Berlin (Enterprise architecture and IT portfolio manager provider) 100 % 100 % May 31, 2013 JackBe Corp, USA (Software provider for real-time data visualization and analytics) 100 % 100 % August 21, 2013 Software AG also acquired the Apama complex event processing platform by Progress Software. Initial consolidation took place at the time Software AG gained control of Apama (July 16, 2013). Software AG assumed all assets and liabilities associated with these operations as well as the 105 employees working in this business division (asset deal). The Apama event processing platform is an environment for the design and operation of complex event processing (CEP) applications. The earnings of the companies and / or operations acquired have been included in the consolidated income statement as of the respective date of acquisition.