HS Markit to acquire Ipreo

IHS Markit to acquire Ipreo, sell MarkitSERV derivatives business


IHS Markit has agreed to buy rival data company Ipreo for $1.9 billion, while initiating the process to sell derivatives processing business MarkitSERV. The firm will acquire Ipreo from private equity funds managed by Blackstone and Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking Division, which acquired Ipreo in 2014 for $975 million. The deal is expected to close […]

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