Proposed acquisition of Refinitiv by the London Stock Exchange Group
We are pleased to announce the proposed all share acquisition of Refinitiv, by the London Stock Exchange Group today.
The agreement will create a leading, UK-headquartered, global financial market infrastructure provider with significant capital market capabilities across multiple asset classes, a leading data and analytics business and a broad post-trade offering, well positioned for future growth.
Refinitiv is one of the world’s largest providers of financial markets data and infrastructure, serving over 40,000 institutions in approximately 190 countries.
With today’s leading data, analytics, trading, and risk assessment tools, we help customers and partners make the best use of our world-class data to drive performance in trading, investment, wealth management, regulatory compliance, market data management, enterprise risk and fighting financial crime. These tools include World-Check, a risk intelligence database for financial crime legislation compliance, FXall, Eikon, the execution management system REDI, Datastream for macro-economic analysis, AutoAudit and our Elektron Data Platform, a suite of propositions that power the enterprise and connect global markets.