Browsing: M&A


RANE Network Acquires Geopolitical Research Provider Strafor

Boston-based risk intelligence firm RANE Network, recently announced it has acquired Stratfor, a leading geopolitical research provider based in Austin Texas.  Terms of the deal have not been disclosed. RANE’s ...

Earnest Research Acquires Geolocation Data Provider Alpha Hat

New York-based consumer oriented alternative data and analytics provider, Earnest Research, recently announced that it has acquired Alpha Hat, a mobile geolocation research and data provider.  Terms of the deal ...

Interactions Data Provider Feedstock Raises £2.5 Million

FeedStock, which captures research interaction information for the buy-side and sell-side, received a £2.5 million ($3.3 million) investment led by Manchester UK based Praetura Ventures, with London venture firm Force ...

Model Provider Canalyst Closes $20 Million Series B Funding

Canalyst, a Vancouver-based platform offering financial models, completed a $20 million Series B financing led by an unnamed strategic investor with participation from Toronto-based ScaleUP Ventures and existing investors including ...
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Mixed 2019 U.S. IPO Activity

US IPO activity posted mixed results for 2019 reflecting volatile performance throughout the year where 160 deals were priced, 17% lower than the number of new deals priced in 2018.  ...
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2019 Review: Capital Raises Total $177+ Million, Mainly Alt Data

We tracked $177.8 million in disclosed capital raises during 2019, the majority -- $165.8 million – sourced by alternative data firms.  In contrast, Macquarie completed its exit from cash equities ...
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2019 Review: Alternative Data & ESG Drive 2019 M&A Activity

Alternative data and ESG firms were the main targets of research industry M&A activity, reflecting their growing importance in the investment process.  In contrast, there was little evidence of the ...

S&P Affiliate CRISIL Buys Greenwich Associates

CRISIL, majority owned by S&P Global, will acquire Greenwich Associates LLC, a survey and consulting firm primarily focused on the asset management and investment banking sectors.  The purchase complements CRISIL’s ...

Cowen To Distribute Research Through Marijuana Business Daily

Cowen Inc., a mid-sized NY investment bank, is seeking to broaden its research revenues by distributing its thematic research through Marijuana Business Daily, a cannabis industry publisher and trade show ...

S&P Buys Technology Researcher 451 Research

S&P Global acquired 451 Research, LLC, which covers emerging technology segments.  Terms were not disclosed. Prior to the transaction, 451 Research had been a part of The 451 Group along ...
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