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Lavalife has over 1.7 million registered members and is especially popular amongst American and Canadian singles.
With nearly 500,000 period-ending subscribers and over 5 million in revenue for the twelve months ended March 31, 2017, the combined company would be one of the world's largest online dating providers on a pro forma basis.
The transaction has been approved by Spark's Board of Directors and is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2017.
Could spilling my guts to faceless strangers on an online message board or chat room possibly compare to "real" therapy? Paul Hokemeyer, a NYC-based addictions and family therapist, is dubious.
"Therapy that changes people's lives is a nuanced process," he says.
The combined company will be named Spark Networks SE and will be headquartered in Berlin, Germany, while maintaining a significant U. presence with offices in New York City and Lehi, Utah.