S&P Global Market Intelligence Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Information Services Company

S&P Global Market Intelligence has acquired 6 companies of its own, including 1 in the last 5 years. It has also divested 4 assets.

S&P Global Market Intelligence’s largest acquisition to date was in 2010, when it acquired TheMarkets.com for $300M. S&P Global Market Intelligence has acquired in 3 different US states, and 4 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include business services (34%) and information services (34%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity10
    • M&A Buy Activity6
    • M&A Sell Activity4
  • Total Sectors Invested 4
  • Total Countries Invested 4
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 5

S&P Global Market Intelligence

55 Water Street, 49th Floor,
New York, New York 10041
United States,
(212) 438-8700
www.spcapitaliq.com

S&P Capital IQ is a provider of multi-asset class data, research and analytics to institutional investors, investment advisors and wealth managers around the world.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (0.2/yr) # 5 - - 1 - - 6
vol $300M $34M $334M
Sell (0.6/yr) # 1 3 - - - - 4
  10

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
RateWatch 2018-06-20 34M USD Divestiture
Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin · www.rate-watch.com
S&P Global Market Intelligence - Equity and Fund Research Business 2016-09-07 - Divestiture
New York, New York
Credit Market Analysis Ltd. 2016-03-01 - Divestiture
London, United Kingdom
Standard & Poor’s Securities Evaluations, Inc. 2016-03-01 - Divestiture
New York, New York
S&P Capital IQ Financial Communications 2013-10-03 - Divestiture
New York, New York
Credit Market Analysis Ltd. 2012-07-02 - Divestiture
London, United Kingdom
R2 Financial Technologies, Inc. 2012-02-09 - Add-on Acquisition
Toronto, Ontario · www.r2-financial.com
TheMarkets.com LLC 2010-09-21 300M USD Add-on Acquisition
New York, New York · www.themarkets.com
ClariFI, Inc. 2007-05-15 - Add-on Acquisition
Boca Raton, Florida · www.clarifi.com
SimplyStocks, Inc. 2003-11-10 - Add-on Acquisition
, India
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Business Unit M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
S&P Global Platts, Inc.    - Canadian Enerdata Ltd. 2019-09-03 4
London, United Kingdom · www.platts.com Whitchurch-Stouffville, Ontario · www.enerdata.com
S&P Global Platts, Inc.    - Live Rice Index 2019-09-02 3
London, United Kingdom · www.platts.com Surrey, United Kingdom · www.livericeindex.com
S&P Global Platts, Inc.    - PIRA Energy Group, Inc. 2016-08-04 2
London, United Kingdom · www.platts.com New York, New York · www.pira.com
S&P Global Platts, Inc.    - RigData 2016-06-02 1
London, United Kingdom · www.platts.com Fort Worth, Texas · www.rigdata.com

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Information Services 2 (33%) 34M (10%) 2 (50%) -
Business Services 2 (33%) 300M (90%) 1 (25%) -
Information Technology 1 (17%) - - -
Software 1 (17%) - - -
Financial Services - - 1 (25%) -
Total 6 $334M 4 -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 3 334M 3 -
  New York 1 300M 3 -
  Wisconsin 1 34M - -
  Florida 1 - - -
United Kingdom 1 - 1 -
Canada 1 - - -
  Ontario 1 - - -
India 1 - - -
Domestic 3 (50%) 334M (100%) 3 (75%) -
Cross-border 3 (50%) - 1 (25%) -
Total 6 $334M 4 -

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $300M
< $100M 1 $34M
TOTAL $334M
Largest TheMarkets.com LLC
$300M (2010-09-21)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Acquired from
Strategic(s)
100%
2 100%
Divested to
Strategic(s)
100%
4 100%

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