(English) General Atlantic Invests in Deutsche Börse Index and Portfolio Risk/Analytics Business; Combines DB’s Existing Index Provider with Axioma, Inc.
(English) Deutsche Börse to acquire Axioma for US$850 million and combine it with its index businesses (STOXX and DAX) valued at €2.6 billion into a new company
Strategic partnership with General Atlantic as a minority investor in the new company
Highly complementary combination creates a uniquely positioned buy-side intelligence leader and growth company with expected synergy opportunities of around €30 million
Entrepreneurial leadership team to be led by Axioma CEO Sebastian Ceria