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Investment Banking

Investments banks have been laser focused on the potential risks of inflation, supply shortages, and the implications of COVID-19. All the while, they’re facing pressures to modernize their investment banking workflows to keep pace with the competition. Keep sharp focus and rise above the rest with access to differentiated data, content and tools for monitoring the markets, generating ideas, and building winning pitches.

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  • M&A Advisory
  • Portfolio Management
  • Research
  • Risk and Compliance
  • Sales and Trading
  • Sustainable Investing

Confidence is a critical ingredient in M&A activity. And the first step to confidence is knowledge.

Your mergers and acquisitions advisory arm needs access to quality content and tools to track the markets, profile and research companies, conduct and validate financial analysis, create compelling pitchbooks, and win business.

Our solutions help you every step of the way.

  • Monitor the markets and develop deal strategies with Key Developments, Sector News, Dow Jones News, Aftermarket Research, and our Screener tool.
  • Perform indicative valuation analysis with our Peer Comps tool, Template Library, Excel Add-In, and Office Tools.
  • Build a winning pitchbook to present deal value hypothesis and promote bank credentials with our Office Tools and charting feature.
  • Enhance decision-making at every stage of the deal lifecycle with our connected workflow tools and capabilities.
  • Efficiently execute on deals with our book-building tools for the Equity, Municipals, and Fixed Income primary issuance process.

Confusion has no place in your portfolio management decisions

Streamline the investment process and build a strong case for your decisions with innovative tools, real-time data, and expert analysis.

  • Track the latest sector, company and peer developments with our news, Dashboards, Transcripts, and Credit Ratings and Research.
  • Leverage Data Management Solutions to uncover differentiated alpha generation and fundraising ideas, and tailor your data delivery with feed, cloud, and API solutions.
  • Integrate ESG data – S&P Global Trucost analytics, Climate & Physical Risk Analytics, ESG Scores, and Climate Credit Analytics – to optimize portfolios.
  • Gain investment insights and support your strategy with Research Signals, RatingsDirect, and Credit Analytics.
  • Equity Point-in-Time Ownership data supplies daily insights into institutional and fund-owned security positions, flow of funds, and emerging market activity.
  • Dig into company performance with our Dividend Forecasting service.
  • Leverage Data Management Solutions to uncover differentiated alpha generation and fundraising ideas, and tailor your data delivery with feed, cloud, and API solutions.

Timely research can make the difference between seizing an opportunity and missing the moment

Instead of working to ensure the completeness, consistency, accuracy, validity, and timeliness of your data, tap into our intelligence and cut straight to the insights. Equip yourself with deep data and robust screening to supplement your research and make decisions with confidence.

To stay ahead of risk and compliance exposures, you must plan ahead

The factors that go into your risk and compliance monitoring evolve and shift over time, making it hard to keep track of all the moving pieces. Leverage trusted datasets and innovative market intelligence solutions to assess creditworthiness, manage portfolio exposure, and track the latest credit events, trends, and regulations.

Don’t just follow the trend. Set it in a new direction.

The markets move quickly. Keep up to date with the latest developments on the companies, asset classes, and geographies you care about the most with our market intelligence solutions.

  • Create custom dashboards to pull in the insights, pricing data, credit metrics, and estimates you need updated in real time.
  • Go to the next level in your company analysis with robust public and private company data, including Transcripts, News, Fundamentals, and Ownership.
  • Run comparisons, identify opportunities, and build a complete picture of the market with powerful screening and visualization tools.
  • Support your syndication, secondary trading and agency tasks – including bookrunning, pipeline reporting, and document delivery – with our deal management platform.
  • Utilize our market-leading trade settlement platform to digitize documents, calculate trade economics, and automate leveraged loan workflows.
  • Provide actionable insight for trade execution through multi-asset compliance and custom analytics.

Environmental, social, and governance risks are too costly to ignore

Whether you’re currently developing your firm’s sustainability strategy, monitoring ongoing risk, or taking your first step into socially-conscious capital allocation, you need robust data and analytics to inform your next move in sustainable investing and standardize your reporting.

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S&P Global Market Intelligence's enhanced coverage now incorporates Preqin's contact, fundraising, performance, deal, and exit data associated with 40k+ firms and 106k+ funds across multiple asset classes.

Explore our short product tutorial on the right to see how you can leverage Preqin data and key Capital IQ Pro features to identify additional deal pipeline opportunities, uncover new financial sponsor insights, view performance benchmarks, and build custom target lists.

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