Ipreo Expands on Firm, People Data with Discovery Data Add-on
July 23, 2013
KKR portfolio company Ipreo, a global provider of financial market intelligence, data and technology solutions, has announced it has acquired Discovery Data, a provider of information on firms and professionals in the financial services industry. This is Ipreo's second add-on since it was bought out by KKR for $425 million in 2011; it previously acquired Debtdomain in February. Ipreo was formed in 2006 via the merger of Hemscott and i-Deal with financial backing from Citigroup, North Cove Partners and Veronis Suhler Stevenson.