NYSE Euronext selects Ipreo to power market intelligence offering

New York – November 13, 2008 – Ipreo, the premier global provider of market intelligence and productivity software to corporations and investment banks, and NYSE Euronext, the world’s leading and most diverse exchange group, have announced an agreement to provide market intelligence and investor-related data to its listed companies.

As part of the exchange’s continued focus on expanding its suite of investor relations and visibility services for listed companies, NYSE Euronext recently launched the NYSE Market Access Center sm , a comprehensive investor relations and market intelligence service for NYSE-listed companies. Now, through this strategic alliance, the NYSE is continuing to enhance the level and breadth of insights and analytics available to its issuers, particularly in the area of market intelligence.

“We are excited that NYSE Euronext, the world’s pre-eminent exchange group, has chosen to work with us in its continued support of NYSE-listed companies,” said Kevin Marcus, President & COO of Ipreo. “We are highly confident that through this arrangement, in conjunction with the NYSE Market Access Center, Exchange-listed companies will receive a level of market insight never before available.”

“This agreement is indicative of our customer focus and commitment to provide world-class services to our listed companies,” said Joseph Mecane, EVP and Chief Administrative Officer, U.S. Markets for NYSE Euronext. “Ipreo is a leading provider of market intelligence, and we are pleased to offer its services to our listed companies, enhancing the value they get from being listed on the NYSE.”

Ipreo and the NYSE, through its Market Access Center, have been working closely together to establish a new level of market intelligence for its clients, the foundation of which is a cooperative effort that leverages the insight and information from both organizations for the benefit of listed companies.

Background on Ipreo’s services

Ipreo’s corporate IR offering is comprised of a suite of market intelligence and investor relationship management tools, including:

  • Global Markets Intelligence – holistic, cross-asset class ownership reporting from the most experienced team of analysts in the industry
  • Advanced Targeting services – in-depth valuation & ownership analysis, predictive modeling and target investor profiles
  • Bigdough/BD Corporate – industry-leading prospecting and contact management platforms combining intuitive user interface with an unprecedented database of global institutional equity and fixed-income contacts and profiles

About Ipreo

Ipreo is a global leader in providing market intelligence, data, and technology solutions to all participants in the global capital markets, including sell-side banks, publicly traded companies, and buy-side institutions. By combining state-of-the-art new issuance systems with the premier global financial and investor data, Ipreo enables our capital markets clients to execute deals more efficiently, maximizing time and resources. Our applications include end-to-end bookbuilding systems, roadshow & conference management platforms, and electronic document delivery. Additionally, Ipreo’s suite of investor prospecting and CRM solutions offers the most accurate and comprehensive institutional contacts data and profiles in the industry. Ipreo is the only financial services provider to offer solutions across all asset classes for the Equity, Fixed Income, Municipal, and Syndicated Loan markets. Ipreo is a KKR portfolio company with nearly 700 employees supporting clients in every major financial center around the world. For more information, please go to www.ipreo.com.

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Press Contacts:

  • For Ipreo
  • Kate McKay
  • Managing Director, Global Marketing & Communications
  • 212.849.5060
  • kate.mckay@ipreo.com