February 7, 2017
Thomson Reuters has signed agreements to acquire Avox Limited and Clarient Global LLC. The businesses run by Avox and Clarient will be integrated into Thomson Reuters’ portfolio of risk management, compliance and reference data offerings after the closing of the deal, which is expected to take place by the end of first quarter. The financial aspects of the deal were not revealed.
A leading supplier of legal entity data, hierarchies and identifiers on financial entities globally, Avox is owned by the DTCC. Clarient is a leading global KYC and client reference data platform owned and used by the Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation, Barclays, Credit Suisse, Goldman Sachs, J.P. Morgan, BNY Mellon, and State Street, among others.
The Clarient and Avox acquisitions represent another step forward by ...