NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 13, 2021--
MSCI Inc. (“MSCI” or the “Company”) (NYSE: MSCI), a leading provider of critical decision support tools and services for the global investment community, today announced it has completed its acquisition of global real estate data and analytics provider, Real Capital Analytics (“RCA”). The acquisition was originally announced on August 2, 2021.
Henry Fernandez, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, MSCI, said: “This acquisition comes at a time when the commercial real estate sector is seeing substantial transformation as investor appetite for the asset class continues to grow. RCA’s excellence in the space will allow us to help investors better manage existing risks and navigate new ones as they emerge.”
René Veerman, Head of Real Estate, MSCI, said: “The RCA team provides a wealth of commercial real estate data and analytics that will allow us to expand MSCI’s suite of real estate solutions. These solutions are integral to helping clients understand performance and risk within their portfolios and we’re excited to combine forces with the RCA team to continue evolving our offerings in the real estate space.”
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MSCI is a leading provider of critical decision support tools and services for the global investment community. With over 50 years of expertise in research, data, and technology, we power better investment decisions by enabling clients to understand and analyze key drivers of risk and return and confidently build more effective portfolios. We create industry-leading research-enhanced solutions that clients use to gain insight into and improve transparency across the investment process. To learn more, please visit www.msci.com. MSCI#IR
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